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The award-winning River Cottage Cookery School in Devon is home to over 30 fun and interactive courses. All our courses are led by our expert team of chefs and use the finest local and seasonal ingredients available on the day. If a cookery course doesn’t take your fancy then they also host dining experiences like none other on a Friday night, Saturday night or Sunday lunch in either their famous farmhouse or beautifully restored seventeenth century threshing barn. The River Cottage farm is tucked into a beautiful site in the Axe Valley, just outside Axminster.
Located in the beautiful Ashdown Forest, and within the High Weald area of outstanding natural beauty, Twyford Farm offers a rural retreat for all – whether you want to explore or relax - in this truly magical location. Providing a unique experience, our aim is to provide top quality accommodation whilst demonstrating that farming can co-exist and benefit from a countryside rich in wildlife. The house and its impressive location is a perfect base for visitors exploring the many attractions of the surrounding area.
A small four star family run site of Lodges and Cottages on the edge of the Exmoor national park set in three acres of gardens with magnificent views. Sleeping 2 to 10, some with disabled facilities, with games room, putting green and laundry facilities within 1.5 miles of the shops, restaurants and seafront. Call Nicola on 01643 702 789 or full details, availability and booking at www.woodcombelodge.co.uk
Enjoy a distinctly “British” holiday with AGA Cottages. From small, cosy thatches to large country homes, AGA Cottages uniquely offer a variety of UK self catering holiday cottages all with AGA or Rayburn cookers. There’s nothing better than returning each day to a warm, inviting home and enjoying quality, family time around the kitchen table. Always piping hot water and the AGA is perfect for drying wet, walking clothes and boots. We have lots of helpful tips and recipes on our website for both novice and existing AGA users…….so why not make your holiday time an AGA time!
WILD-LIFE HEAVEN ON AN SSSI PENINSULA Stay at one of our three beautiful lighthouse cottages. Famous for the diverse bird and marine-life. Discover the Isle of Man's fascinating history, beautiful glens, mountain walks and coastal footpaths.
Stay in a B&B where your hosts’ local knowledge can take you off the regular tourist trail to an amazing view, stunning walk, place of interest or car route. Our website and brochure – The Little Green Book – contain a comprehensive guide to more than 500 inspected, high quality B&Bs, and self-catering accommodation. Contact us for a brochure on: firstname.lastname@example.org
Luxury American Lodges in the heart of the Galloway countryside with stunning views over the Solway to the Lake District beyond. Enjoy peace and tranquility in spacious accommodation for 6/8 in comfort and luxury. Overlooks RSPB Mersehead, with geese from the Arctic Circle in winter and summer birdlife , visitor activities and coastal walks. Our Farm wildlife is extensive with red squirrels and many birds visiting the Lodges. Roe Deer, Foxes and Badgers may be seen. Ravens and Buzzards cruise in the sky over the hill. See our Champion Belted Galloway Cattle and calves.
Our architect designed cottage will seduce you with its unfussy contemporary style, all wrapped up in a modern take on a medieval inspired construction comprising an immense green oak aisle frame and fronted with an oversize porch. Just the place to kick of your wellies/heels!
Experience the Petwood and its delicious locally sourced food and warm, friendly service. Rich with history and a beautiful 30-acre setting, this independent hotel was once the wartime officers’ mess of the 617 ‘Dam Busters’ Squadron. Located in the heart of Bomber County, the Petwood is an ideal base for exploring Lincolnshire and its many aviation heritage sites. Visit the historic city of Lincoln and see Magna Carta, discover the Lincolnshire Wolds with scenic country walks and charming market towns, or test your handicap on the championship courses of Woodhall Spa Golf Club.
If planning a visit to the World Famous Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust, our versatile 4* Visit Britain Accommodation will suit all of your needs, being conveniently situated just 800 yards away A selection of well kept Real Ales and Ciders, and home cooked food are available all day. Positioned by the side of the Gloucester-Sharpness Canal, suitable for a leisurely evening stroll, bike rides, bird watching or just simply watching the boats meander lazily along. The accommodation is located in two separate buildings,one having 12 spacious en suite bedrooms and the other with well app
The same family (the home of Sir Humphry and The Hon. Lady Wakefield) have owned the castle since the mid-1200’s. Situated in a spectacular setting, Chillingham Castle is possibly the finest surviving example of fortified domestic architecture in the county. Open 1pm-5pm from Easter to the end of October. Sunday-Friday. Group Tours can be arranged all year round. We regret there is limited disabled access. Guide dogs only.
Explore the stunning Cambrian Mountains of Mid Wales, whilst staying in 4 star comfort. Situated in the smallest Town in Britain-Llanwrtyd Wells, famous for its Bog Snorkelling, Droving and Spa town history. This Family run Country House is renowned for its reputation of good food (2 AA Rosette), warm hospitality (AA silver award for outstanding hospitality) and outstanding views.
Quality converted Barns, situated on the edge of Bodmin Moor set in the most scenic countryside. Our cottages offer a mix of old charm and sophistication. Family and dog friendly. Our four traditional self-catering Cottages are nestled between Bodmin Moor and Jamaica Inn. Ideally situated for walking, trekking and beaches offering superb accommodation within easy reach of the A30 and A38 and all the main Cornwall attractions in a central Cornwall location. Lower Trengale is an ideal base for a family holiday with an outdoor play area and indoor games room with pool and table tennis tables.
Barclay House is set discretely on the sloping hillside offering spectacular views over the East Looe River. Set within 6 acres of gardens and woodlands, this magnificent Victorian Villa is just minutes from the historic fishing town of Looe with its restaurants, shops and beaches. A beautiful setting for your conference, training or wedding. We look forward to welcoming you very soon!
A HOME FROM HOME ON GLORIOUS GOWER Choose a holiday home on Gower and you get to live in a little world of great things. This 18-mile peninsular in south west Wales is blessed stunning coastal scenery, and steeped in Welsh heritage with the pretty village of Mumbles at its heart. At Home From Home we’ve over 250 privately owned properties for visitors to choose from, all hand-picked by us to offer the best in self-catering holiday accommodation. Many are dog-friendly, several boast incredible sea views and nearly all are close to a coastal path, bridle way or walkers route.
This stunning, pet-friendly retreat is set in a beautiful rural location, surrounded by rolling fields and wildlife. The self-catering accommodation of Owl Barn Retreat in Llanrhaeadr is a wonderful place to enjoy the beauty of the Tanat Valley and the Berwyn Hills. The barn has been renovated to a highly sustainable and green specification and we were very proud to achieve the Green Business Tourism Scheme Gold award in 2012. For any further information, please contact Anne and Ron Cielecki
With a sumptuous portfolio of properties spread across the wonderful Dorset countryside and in prime positions along the Jurassic Coast, Dream Cottages are proud to be Dorset’s leading cottage agency. With around 300 properties, over 120 of which are pet friendly, we offer an expansive range of accommodation; grand lodges with swimming pools, modern pastel town houses in bustling market towns, contemporary apartments with panoramic sea views and traditional thatched cosy cottages in peaceful rural villages.
Walk on remote white sandy beaches, cycle through ancient woodlands or kayak among dolphins and seals. Take a wildlife cruise to spot our golden and sea eagles and photograph otters or pine martens. Perhaps simply lose yourself, relax and enjoy. Whether you are seeking camping or self-catering, or would rather stay in one of our luxurious B&Bs or hotels, we have it all and look forward to giving you a warm welcome.
And it truly is! Perched atop a rocky outcrop at the heart of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Bamburgh Castle reigns supreme over the surrounding landscape and seascape. With outstanding views landward to the Cheviot Hills and seaward to the Farne Islands and Lindisfarne it offers a feast for the eyes to behold. As for Englishness, there’s been something here from the time of the Anglo-Saxons, it was from here that Christianity spread throughout the North of England, it’s because of here that Lindisfarne is now known as the Holy Island.
With rolling hills, stunning scenery and luxurious surroundings, Afon Rhaiadr Country House is the perfect place for a relaxing break away. Perfectly situated at the foot of Cader Idris, Afon Rhaiadr Country House has 3 acres of garden and forest, close to the picturesque village of Dolgellau. Loosely translated as 'the house by the river and waterfall', our luxury boutique B&B is within the Snowdonia National Park and prides itself on the warmest of welcomes.
Bywater Hotelboats runs a traditional motor and butty pair of narrowboats and offers guests the chance to to experience the beautiful canals of England and Wales, with their history and abundant wildlife. We offer a different cruising schedule each year, starting in April. Gliding through rural scenes and past reminders of busier times, we travel from city to city, taking up to eight guests on cruises of five to ten nights long, all in en suite cabins. The cost of a cruise includes accommodation in single, double or twin cabins, and full board meals.
Welcome to Eastbourne Holiday Cottages. At EHC we offer the largest selection of self catering properties in Eastbourne. Our properties range from three hundred year old fisherman's cottages to modern contemporary waterside apartments - something for everyone. We can accommodate from 2 to 8 guests and cover all the prime locations of Eastbourne and surrounding areas of East Sussex. We also have a range of pet friendly properties. Bookings are available for summer holidays, winter breaks, family get-togethers, business trips, weddings, relocations and renovations.
Established in 1969, this 19th Century modernised house in Essex has 12 uniquely designed bedrooms named after the famous poets of recent centuries. Every detail and every room has been considered – with Sky HD in-room, wifi, complimentary soft drinks, juices and snacks. On arrival you’ll be greeted with a friendly welcome, you’ll be helped with your bags and you’ll be invited to simply make yourself at home.
Winford Manor is proudly sitting on 7 acres of elevated park land off the A38, near Bristol Airport. The site, on the edge of the Mendip Hills, has seen dwelling since the Norman conquest in 1066. The current owner is gently restoring the 19th century stone-walled manor and the surrounding park including the original dew pond, the enneagram maze, and the standing stones circle.