Where? Belford, Northumberland
What? A fairy-tale cottage set in the secluded wooded grounds of the Middleton Hall Estate. The (only) bedroom has French doors to a small balcony overlooking a pretty Italian garden. You're just a short drive from the Northumbrian coast, a designated area of outstanding natural beauty.
How much: £480 for three nights; sleeps two
The Folly's cosy bedroom