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The 5 Top Holiday Homes to Rent with a Stunning Kitchen in the UK

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When we say we’ve found the perfect holiday home for you, we mean it. No trip is complete without accommodation that suits your every need, and that’s where Plum Guide comes in. We’ve done the hard work for you by searching far and wide to build our collection of the world’s most remarkable places to stay. So take a look at this guide to the finest homes with a stunning kitchen in our UK collection to ensure quality you can trust.

The greatest homes with a stunning kitchen in the UK

Take a look at 5 of the very best holiday homes with a stunning kitchen in our UK collection. Your high standards are guaranteed to be met by the quality and character that these homes have to offer.

The Crewhouse, Hampshire, UK

The stunning kitchen at The Crewhouse, Plum Guide home in Hampshire, UK

The stunning kitchen at The Crewhouse, Plum Guide home in Hampshire, UK

Click to book The Crewhouse now: from £1133 per night Straight out of a Bond movie, this swanky modern home is unlike anywhere else on England's south coast. Flooded with natural light, the stylish living area boasts a large curved sofa, elegant glass table, sleek and shiny furnishings, striking floor-to-ceiling shelves, nautical touches, and ample floor space - need we go on? Exclusive to the Plum Guide edit, this unique villa welcomes up to fourteen guests – fit for those looking for a luxe, laidback stay. The crowd-pleasing, curved kitchen and oh-so-chic bar is a picture of pristine design - perfect for whipping up a round of cocktails and entertaining the group. Outside, we can think of nothing better than sitting out on the private deck sipping sundown drinks, while watching the boats pass in and out of the harbour. But the self-care treatment doesn't stop there. Rotate your mornings in the bubbling indoor jacuzzi and the fully-equipped gym. Drizzly days are best spent snuggled up in the lavish main living space, enjoying a movie screened on the large projector integrated into the ceiling (because why not). Beyond this luxurious home, there's a local marine area full of life. Take a wander along sparkling Port Hamble, just a three-minute walk away. It's glistening with fancy yachts, gourmet restaurants, and classy champagne bars. Visit the charming Hamble village, discovering the windy cobbled streets, chocolate-box cottages and stunning riverside views – under half a mile from your door. With so much to see and do and a glamorous place to call home, it's the sailor's life for us. Sleeps up to 14 | 6 Bedrooms | 7 Bathrooms

Cory's Retreat, Southampton, UK

The stunning kitchen at Cory's Retreat, Plum Guide home in Southampton, UK

The stunning kitchen at Cory's Retreat, Plum Guide home in Southampton, UK

Click to book Cory's Retreat now: from £1524 per night If you’ve ever dreamed of staying in a typical New England mansion, then this modern home is just the ticket. Only you’re not in the Hamptons – this is Hampshire, in good old Blighty. From the panoramic window walls to the contemporary furnishings, this is a super sophisticated escape to the country. There are rustic touches, with plush sand-coloured sofas in the sitting room, and a soft blue country kitchen, creating a homely feel. Large, stylish bedrooms include two playful children’s rooms, and bathrooms feature luxurious walk-in showers and free-standing tubs. Spend fun times in the games room, or outside on the family-sized football pitch and climbing frame. Or head down to the lower ground floor and slip into the luxurious indoor pool or sauna. Outside, a stunning deck wraps around the back of the home, with an alfresco dining area and loungers for sunny days. While beneath is the lower ground floor patio, with a relaxing lounge area accessed directly from the pool. Beyond that, the lush green grounds offer an idyllic setting to unwind and reconnect with friends and family. Sleeps up to 15 | 6 Bedrooms | 6 Bathrooms

Undeniably Utopian, Devon, UK

The stunning kitchen at Undeniably Utopian, Plum Guide home in Devon, UK

The stunning kitchen at Undeniably Utopian, Plum Guide home in Devon, UK

Click to book Undeniably Utopian now: from £700 per night You may want to delicately broach the discussion of which family members to invite here, because the trip will be legendary. Located on the River Dart, this sprawling three-level property accommodates a party of 12. You will have the whole house to yourselves, so act like you own the place. Beyond the plethora of views, there are plenty of seafaring activities to partake in. Cruise the Kingswear Castle Paddle Steamer, go paddleboarding, rent a boat, or just utilize your direct access to the water. On land: picnic, visit nearby castles, museums, the Greenway House (once home to Agatha Christie), or catch the ferry to the historic maritime town of Dartmouth, which is within walking distance. With six bedrooms and plenty of square footage, everyone will have a chance to stretch out and enjoy alone time. The lucky occupants of two bedrooms on the mid level will have direct access to the balcony terrace. When it’s time to gather for conversation or a meal, there are so many options; from tons of communal space to the remarkable outdoor dining setup. This classic seaside structure is pompous in a good way. Sleeps up to 12 | 6 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Enchanted Forest, Darlington, UK

The stunning kitchen at Enchanted Forest, Plum Guide home in Darlington, UK

The stunning kitchen at Enchanted Forest, Plum Guide home in Darlington, UK

Click to book Enchanted Forest now: from £803 per night Green is the theme at this beautifully restored historic farmhouse; rolling pastures all around and exquisite emerald, olive and moss hues inside. Recently featured in Elle Décor, the owner is an interior designer and a lovely host to boot. Welcoming your whole brood and then some, there’s plenty of space for everyone to spread out in the three gorgeous sitting rooms, seven individually styled bedrooms, large bespoke, country kitchen and expansive garden. Those travelling with young children will love the playroom, chock-full of games and toys to keep them quiet for hours on end. There is billiards and table tennis in the outhouse if the big kids want to get involved, too. A boot room makes a no-stress entrance for muddy wellies after yomps through the surrounding countryside and the endless lawns call for picnics and croquet in the sunshine. Your nearest village is Piercebridge, situated three miles away, with its own farm shop and proper pub. Further afield, the Yorkshire Dales, Saltburn-by-the-Sea and Barnard Castle are all within a forty-five-minute drive – perfect for family days out in the fresh air. Sleeps up to 14 | 7 Bedrooms | 5 Bathrooms

Ye Olde Church House, Cornwall, UK

The stunning kitchen at Ye Olde Church House, Plum Guide home in Cornwall, UK

The stunning kitchen at Ye Olde Church House, Plum Guide home in Cornwall, UK

Click to book Ye Olde Church House now: from £750 per night Ye Olde Church House's many rooms and living spaces make it a great home for large families who are looking for a coastal retreat. Children and parents alike will enjoy the walled garden and homely interior. The village setting is quintessentially Cornish with the beach down the road and lovely local pubs and cafes. For travels further afield, guests can explore English heritage sites and well preserved National Trust houses and gardens. The local coastline provides excellent surf and beautiful hiking trails, adored by lovers of the outdoors. Sleeps up to 15 | 7 Bedrooms | 5 Bathrooms

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