Booking a weekend away is a great way to relax and unwind from the stresses of everyday life, and recharge your batteries. Your work and personal responsibilities can take a toll over time, and having a break from the hustle and bustle of your daily routine can do you a world of good. 

You shouldn’t underestimate just how beneficial a change of scenery can be, whether it’s a weekend road trip or a beach getaway, and spending some time away from home can have a positive impact on both your mental and physical health. If you’re considering booking a relaxing weekend away in a remote Kent holiday cottage, below we have explored some of the biggest benefits of doing so. 

Take a break from the stress of everyday life

Booking a weekend away can help to reduce stress and anxiety. Taking a short break from your everyday routine and spending some time in the peaceful countryside will give you the opportunity to truly relax. Whether you go on a walk along the Kent coast or snuggle up by a fire and read a book, you will be able to clear your head and refocus your energy. A weekend away can prepare you for whatever the upcoming week has in store. 

Spend some quality time with loved ones

A weekend away provides you with the opportunity to spend some quality time with the ones you love too. Whether you go away with your family or friends, the weekend will be filled with meaningful conversations and you can reconnect with the people you don’t get to spend as much time with as you’d like. Renting a holiday home with your nearest and dearest enables you to make memories that will last a lifetime. 

Have a sense of adventure for the weekend

When you arrange a staycation in the Kent countryside, you can explore lots of new places and try new things. A weekend away is the perfect time to do the things you wouldn’t usually have the time for in your busy schedule, whether it’s hiking a trail or surfing at the beach. There will be several tourist attractions in the local area to visit too and you can do as much or as little as you’d like throughout the weekend. 

Unplug and disconnect from technology  

Spending a weekend away in a holiday cottage can be a great way to disconnect from the world and take a break from technology. Without the distractions of phones, computers or televisions, you’ll have a chance to focus on the people and places around you. It’s easy to miss out on things when you’re so immersed in technology and unplugging for the weekend will enable you to reconnect with the world around you. 

Find time for yourself in a busy world

Often, your needs will be put at the bottom of your ‘to-do’ list when you have a busy schedule and other people to care for. Booking a relaxing weekend away will provide you with the time you need to focus on yourself and you can treat yourself to all of the things you don’t usually have time for. As well as getting away from the stresses of everyday life, you can spend some time focusing on yourself and doing the things you love. 

Booking a Kent cottage holiday

Ultimately, booking a weekend away can be a great way to relax and recharge. Whether you’re arranging a Kent cottage holiday with your family, friends or by yourself, we have a range of properties available to book at The Holiday Cottage Collection. Our Kent holiday homes are perfectly situated for you to take a much-needed break and rekindle your love of the fabulous English countryside. So, booking a peaceful UK staycation couldn’t be easier. 

A Kent cottage holiday is undoubtedly the perfect way to take a break from your everyday life and relish the peace and quiet. Our holiday cottages are all about letting go and whether you’re looking for a family-friendly or dog-friendly cottage in the Garden of England, we will have the perfect holiday home for you to book. Explore our website today to find your ideal Kent holiday cottage for your relaxing weekend away.