Retiree Holidays: From the UK to Norway and Beyond!

Retiree Holidays: From the UK to Norway and Beyond!

UK

East Devon, UK – Historic Country House


Explore this large historic country home in the heart of the charming Payhembury farming village. With its private gardens and 16th century design, it’s the perfect backdrop for your well-deserved getaway. There are lots of places to relax, and plenty of things to do. Kick off your day with a walk around the village, spend some time playing the piano, then wrap things up in the lovely local pub. However, you choose to fill your days, Payhembury is a beautiful Devon village that’s definitely worth exploring!

Norfolk, UK – Beautiful Riverside Thatched Cottage

This truly unique property which is set on the banks of the River Bure in Horning in the heart of the Norfolk Broads, is the perfect place to unwind. The cottage boasts fantastic river fishing from the garden, while kayaking and sailing are excellent past-times! There’s also access to some of the most important wetland wildlife sanctuaries in Europe, so whether you’re looking for a holiday, or you’re keen to try out the area before you buy your dream retirement property, this area is perfect.

ICELAND

Iceland – Mountain-Side Lake House

This lovely house, located right on the shores of a mountain lake (Lake Skorradalsvatn) offers holidaymakers the opportunity to soak in the serene scenery right from home. The cosy property is the ideal setting for a great retreat, as guests can go whale and dolphin watching, before heading to the spa for a relaxing massage. For another incredible home with equally amazing views, check out this charming cottage.

NORWAY

Asker, Norway – Amazing Secluded Home

This magical vacation home is situated on the carefree island Brønnøya, just a 30-minute drive west of Oslo. It has stunning views of the sea and is completely secluded with a spacious wooden decking from which to take in the sights. Here, you can truly wind down while keeping an eye out for the local birds, butterflies, deer and squirrels. The island is like a sanctuary with great trails for gentle strolls and even a leisurely bike ride.

Tønsberg, Norway – Scandinavian Style Home

If you’re looking to take the grandkids on a holiday, Norway’s oldest town might just be the spot for you. From exploring Castle Hill to family-friendly festivals and beyond, the town offers activities for every age group, all whilst taking in some incredible scenery. If you’ve got a bigger family, this Bergan-based Seaside Villa offers another amazing holiday opportunity!

CROATIA

Vrbanj, Croatia – Old Stone Cottage With Pool

Fancy a little poolside relaxing? For retirees looking to catch some rays while dipping your toes in the cool water, this cottage is the perfect place for you. While the property itself is quiet, it’s only a short drive from charming towns, seaside ports and more – particularly ideal for those who enjoy leisurely lunches in beautiful surroundings!