A couple walking their dog through the woods at Penrose


Combe Park Lodge

Autumn walking breaks 

Stay at one of our cosy and characterful holiday cottages and truly get away from it all this autumn. We’ve picked some of our favourite places to stay with walking opportunities nearby in gardens and rolling parkland, wide open countryside and along the coast.

The small former gardener's bothy at Bosloe in Cornwall is tucked into the woodland garden

Bothies and bunkhouses 

We've got bothies and bunkhouses in spectacular locations around the UK so why not use them to take a break within easy reach of national parks, beautiful countryside, unspoilt coastlines, or landscape parks?

Facade of Middlethorpe Hall and Spa

Middlethorpe Hall and Spa 

An award-winning, lovingly-restored William and Mary house with 20 acres of garden and parkland, that also offers a health and fitness spa with swimming pool, sauna and gym.

Volunteers clearing bracken on a National Trust Working Holiday, at Bosigran Farm, Cornwall

Types of working holiday 

Fancy helping behind the scenes in one of our houses, conserving the landscapes we protect or digging at a real archaeological site? We've got a varied programme of working holidays to suit every interest and ability. You'll meet like minded people and help us make a difference.

The reception room of Pontbrenmydyr holiday cottage

Turning a mud building into a holiday cottage 

Discover how we transformed a derelict 1750s mud and thatch cottage into a sustainable holiday home.

Book your holiday with us

Tempted to book a stay with us or intrigued and would like more information on a National Trust holiday? Visit our holidays website