Win a family stay in an English Heritage cottage

Win a stay in an English Heritage cottage, worth £1,500

Enter for your chance to win a family stay for four-nights in an English Heritage cottage, plus annual family membership.

Opens Thursday, 9 April, 2020 9:00 am
Closes Thursday, 28 May, 2020 12:00 pm

To celebrate the launch of our 2-for-1 Gardens to Visit Card & Guide 2020-21, we’ve teamed up with gardens and organisations participating in the scheme to bring you three fabulous UK holiday competitions, each worth £1,500. Worried about making a plan to travel? Don’t be – you have until spring 2021 to claim these fantastic prizes.


English Heritage cares for over 400 historic buildings, monuments and sites – from world-famous prehistoric sites to grand medieval castles, from Roman forts on the edges of the empire to a Cold War bunker, plus 11 spectacular gardens taking part in our 2-for-1 scheme in 2020.

We’ve teamed up with English Heritage to give one lucky person the chance to win a four-night family stay in one of 19 contemporary English Heritage holiday cottages. Whether you choose the grounds of a marvellous mansion, regal seaside holiday home or medieval fortress, you’re guaranteed a trip full of memories. Plus you’ll also receive free annual family membership, allowing you and your family free entry to over 400 sites for a year.

The prize package, worth up to £1,500 includes:

  • Four-night stay in a holiday cottage
  • Welcome hamper for guests
  • Entry to events during your stay
  • Explore grounds after hours
  • Annual English Heritage family membership

For more information on the range of English Heritage cottages to rent, please visit

Prize details

  • We have one prize available to win from English Heritage, worth up to £1,500
  • Four night stay in one of 19 English Heritage cottages
  • Annual family membership of English Heritage
  • Ability to bring two dogs (dog-friendly cottages only)
  • Hamper on arrival
  • Stays in cottage any time of year is subject to availability
  • Last date to stay by is 26 Mar 2021 excluding dates between 1 Dec 2020 and 3 Jan 2021
  • Travel costs, food and excursions are not included in the prize
  • Please note, validity dates subject to change due to coronavirus restrictions

The closing date of the competition is noon Thursday 28 May, 2020. The winner will be notified and prize arranged after this date.

Please read our competition rules below before you enter.

For more chances to win, don’t forget to enter our other fabulous UK holiday competitions to win a stays at Hotel Endsleigh or Bewick’s Lodge, Slimbridge. Plus, discover which gardens are taking part in the 2-for-1 Gardens scheme in 2020.

Competition question

"Our England is a garden that is full of stately views, Of borders, beds and shrubberies and lawns and avenues" is the opening line of a poem by:

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