Best Places to Work Remotely in the UK

Feeling jaded and in need of inspiration to reach that deadline or complete your studies? Then a change of scenery may be just what you're looking for. Take a look at our pick of the best places to work remotely in the UK, helping you get away from it all but still stay connected. From self-catering properties in Cornwall to a remote cabin in the Scottish Highlands, there's bound a be a Cool Place that hits the spot!


Close to the sea in West Wales, this couples retreat is the perfect spot to get away from it all with your other half. There's good wifi and a choice of places for remote working – indoors, on the deck or in the garden – plus a wooden Japanese dipping tub to enjoy after a hard day's grind.

The Rocks at Plas Curig Hostel

No ordinary hostel, this is quality accommodation in the heart of Snowdonia National Park, with plenty of public lounge areas for remote working! Chic and comfortable, there are 14 rooms sleeping between two and eight people.

Secret Campsite

There's a variety of accommodation at this pretty spot in East Sussex, from a wooden cabin called Okra to a Tree Tent! Recently introduced is the Secret Office co-working space, if you fancy surrounding yourself in nature with your laptop.

The Red Lion, Odiham

There's excellent, reliable wifi in all guest rooms at this stylish pub with rooms in Hampshire. On top of that, you'll find a top menu – food is consciously local, seasonal and beautifully presented, helping keep your energy up for all the work you intend to do!

The Piggery at John Bulls House

In the middle of the South Downs, this high-end holiday home is light and spacious and filled with modern facilities, including fast wifi. And there's lots to do nearby, after you finish work!

East Cambusmoon

This pair of cottages is located in beautiful National Park countryside in Scotland. Choose from the two-bedroom Old Dairy and four-bedroom Curlew Cottage, and try to not get distracted by the fabulous loch and hill views while you remote work!

The Greyhound Inn

Here you have a lovely country pub in a peaceful setting in Oxfordshire with eight tastefully decorated bedrooms and a regularly changing menu featuring locally sourced produce and imaginative dishes. There's good wifi, plus meeting rooms for hire!

Bethnal & Bec

Get ready for super-fast wifi at this trio of beautifully kitted-out and super-cosy retreats in Hertfordshire. After a hard day working remotely, enjoy the firepits, sun loungers, honesty pantry, and your very own hot tub.

LazyDay Cottages

As you may expect from the name, this is a peaceful and tranquil spot – a luxurious log cabin surrounded by beautiful countryside. Situated in the Highlands of Scotland, there's high-speed wifi, so it's the ideal spot for remote working.

Harbour to Horizon

These self-catering properties in Cornwall all have dedicated desk space, power sockets and fast wifi, guaranteeing a stress-free remote working environment. Choose from Marine Point, Seafarers or Tall Ships.

Birch Selsdon

New to Cool Places and with an outpost in Cheshunt too, there's an eclectic mix of activities, spaces, events and services, including co-working areas. These creative retreats are close to London and home to top eateries.

Coppa Club

These 'Clubhouses' in a variety of locations like Surrey and Berkshire offer cafes, bars, restaurants and lounge spaces, and are excellent co-working spaces! They also offer spacious and stylish guest rooms.

Cairngorm Bothies

Set amid a 100-year-old forest in Scotland within thousands of acres of National Park, these cabins epitomise the phrase 'off grid', but they have 4G! Check out their eco-conscious sister business Cairngorm Lodges, too.

Beach Retreats

These stylish properties in Cornwall are chic and uber-comfortable, spanning new-build apartments, cosy homes and swanky beach pads. Modern luxuries include bespoke hampers and iPod docking stations, making them great for work and play!

Cider Mill Cottage

A beautiful cottage for two in Worcestershire set at the end of a lane on the edge of the Malvern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it's definitely off the beaten track, but not off the grid – fast fibre connections here!

The Laundry Retreat

Stay in a peaceful and secluded roundhouse at this outdoor retreat in North Wales. With excellent wifi, USB charging points and an adults-only policy, it's the ideal workspace, and very much at the top end of the luxury glamping scale.

Ecotone Cabins

On the edge of a forest in the Scottish Highlands, these eco-friendly cabins – Red Squirrel and Pine Marten – have a lovely workspace with nature-filled views and a glass-roofed deck area. There's good wifi, too!

The Old Dairy

This beautiful countryside retreat in Bedfordshire has super-fast wifi, space to work remotely in each bedroom, and even a dedicated desk area up on the mezzanine. Sleeping six, it's the ideal place for a rural escape.

Graig Wen Cottages

These dog-friendly cottages in a Snowdonian village are contemporary but comfy – choose from Ty'r Adar, Pine Cottage, Little Haven or Small Barn. After a busy day's work, head out for a lovely woodland or meadow walk.

Hillcrest Hideaways

Book a stay here and enjoy secluded luxury lodges in the middle of the glorious North Yorkshire countryside with hotel-style amenities. Choose where to remote work – inside, or out on the elevated deck.

If remote working isn't for you, we have plenty more to inspire you. Why not scroll through our late availability and best-reviewed properties guides? And if you're looking for other accommodation types, check out our hotels and B&Bs guides or our destination pages, including Devon, North Norfolk and Suffolk.

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