Holidaymakers are celebrating after the UK government announced that lockdown restrictions are slowly easing and Brits can go on holiday this year.

However, you don’t need to jet off abroad in order to have a good holiday- in fact, there are many quirky places right on your doorstep.

Here are five great staycation destinations near Bolton.

The Tree Cabin, West Yorkshire

This Is Lancashire: The Tree CabinThe Tree Cabin
This property is around an hour drive from Bolton- but it is certainly worth the trip.

The quaint treehouse sleeps up to two guests and is situated in the middle of the woods right next to a river.

The ideal accommodation to get away from it all, there is limited mobile and wifi signal here, but you still have access to running water and electricity.

‘Camping style’ cooking is encouraged, but you are supplied with a microwave oven aswell as an induction hob and frying pan.

If you are feeling brave, there is an outdoor hot and cold shower- but if the weather is bad, you can shower in the main house.

You can find this property at

A houseboat, Hebden Bridge

This Is Lancashire: A cosy houseboat called Misty Lady (Photo: Airbnb)A cosy houseboat called Misty Lady (Photo: Airbnb)

This quirky boat is a truly unique place to stay and can sleep up to 4 guests.

The décor in the boat is 60s inspired, with “luxury” bedding and a fully equipped kitchen. A highlight of this boat is the terraced area which allows you to sit outside and watch the world go by.

The boat even has a mini bar and you can request certain drinks on arrival

Want to stay in a boat for your staycation? Book online at Airbnb.

A idyllic annexe​, Bolton

This Is Lancashire: Are you going on a 'staycation' this year? (Photo: Pixabay)Are you going on a 'staycation' this year? (Photo: Pixabay)

This rustic and idyllic barn is around 400 years old. It is perfect for nature lovers and those who like to keep active as there are scenic walking routes right on the property’s doorstep.

The annexe can sleep two guests and it even has a private outdoor area for guests to enjoy.

Well behaved dogs are welcome on the property.

This property can be booked on Airbnb.

Lakeside family home, Manchester

If you are looking for accommodation that sleeps more people, then this Lakeside property could be perfect for you.

It sleeps up to 13 guest and has amazing views of the lake. The property even comes with a table tennis table, table football and a selection of toys.

The property’s large garden was featured on television programme, Gardener’s World- there is even a treasure hunt waiting for guests in the garden.

Book online at Airbnb.

Rivington Bell Tents, Chorley

This Is Lancashire: Rivington Bell Tents (Photo:Airbnb)Rivington Bell Tents (Photo:Airbnb)

For the ultimate glamping experience, visit the Rivington Bell Tents.

It is located on a working farm- but your stay will be luxurious.

Each tent is fully furnished and has its own unique theme- each tent even has its own lighting.

Price are £60 per night or £100 for two nights- you can enquire about staying longer.

If you want to start your glamping adventure, book online at Airbnb.