News reveal new RSPB Showcase Collection

Looking to escape to nature this summer? has unveiled a curated collection of cottages located near RSPB nature reserves.

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A shepherd hut in the Lake District.
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If you’re planning a summer staycation, the RSPB’s reserves offer an ideal retreat for a nature lover. 

Perhaps you’d like to take a rejuvenating reedbed wander and watch damselflies skim over serene lakes? Or maybe you’re eager to explore rugged peaks and discover rare temperate rainforests on an upland adventure? 
Whichever way you’d like to escape,'s new Showcase Collection: Near RSPB Reserves means you can find a place to stay with ease. The 10 properties have been handpicked from their portfolio with proximity to an RSPB reserve front of mind. Your chosen cottage will complement your adventures, providing a peaceful bolthole surrounded by nature to relax in after a busy day outdoors.  
Take a tour of the Near RSPB Reserves - Showcase Collection.

A stone cottage set in beautiful scenery.

Save nature while you staycation

Since 2020, your bookings with have supported the RSPB’s woodland restoration projects at key sites including RSPB Franchises Lodge in the New Forest, Gwenffrwd Dinas in Wales, Wild Haweswater in the Lake District, and RSPB Corrimony and RSPB Glenborrodale in Scotland.  

Learn more about the partnership.

RSPB Showcase Collection competition

To celebrate the launch of the Near RSPB Reserves Showcase Collection, are hosting an exclusive giveaway for the RSPB’s members and supporters throughout May.  Enter now on the website to win £1,000 towards a holiday cottage getaway of your choice!

Enter the competition. 

Ancient Bluebell woodland at Haweswater nature reserve.

Nature reserve retreats 

Here are some of the RSPB nature reserves highlighted in the collection: 

A person viewing the panorama of Leighton Moss nature reserve through binoculars.
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