Comfortable and welcoming, this Four Star holiday cottage provides an excellent base from which to explore Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds. Tetbury, Badminton and Westonbirt Arboretum are all under five miles away and the cities of Bath and Bristol, as well as Malmesbury, Gloucester and Cheltenham are all within easy reach. A pretty village location to relax with walks and bike rides locally.
Stylish and beautifully presented throughout, this spacious holiday home is ideal for large parties of up to twelve, centrally positioned in the Peak District National Park surrounded by stunning scenery, an abundance of attractions and a vast outdoor playground.
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Affording a quiet position sitting on a country lane, Tosca Farmhouse offers the perfect blend of luxury and country living and is a fabulous retreat for the discerning guest. Close to the The Lake District National Park, the Yorkshire Dales and also the Trough of Bowland, this stunning property offers glorious scenery and outdoor pursuits on the doorstep and an abundance of attractions within easy reach. A popular choice for a family holiday, few nights away with friends or celebrating a special occasion in a wonderfully relaxing setting. Sleeps 8
Tucked away in a quiet corner of the Hampshire countryside, The Granary has been a part of this beautiful landscape for centuries. Sympathetically restored to a high standard, this wonderful self-catering property sits on a working farm just outside of Alton market town. It sleeps up to six guests in three en-suite bedrooms and, with a location that puts it in within easy reach of Winchester, Guildford and Portsmouth, as well as attractions like LEGOLAND Windsor, Beaulieu Motor Museum and Highclere Castle, it is perfect for couples, families and friends who want to make the most of every minute of their holiday. Alton is part of the South Downs National Park, and there are pleasant walks around the farm with several footpaths, including one which links to The Hangars Way going through the farm. The South Downs is a favourite destination for mountain bikers, and there is a good choice of trails to suit all abilities. Opportunities to play golf, go horse riding and even fly a glider are nearby, or simply spend your days discovering the many delights of picturesque Hampshire villages and market towns. Whatever makes your holiday perfect, The Granary is a beautiful place to stay. Sleeps 6
The Coach House is the perfect 'bolt-hole' for two and nicely tucked away in a quiet spot amongst rolling Hampshire countryside. With lovely views, this first floor holiday home affords a detached position with its own small garden on a working farm, and is located on the outskirts of the Hampshire market town of Alton within the South Downs National Park. Conveniently placed, The Coach House has an abundance of attractions within easy reach for day trips out including Winchester, Portsmouth and Guildford. Windsor Castle, the New Forest (including Beaulieu Motor Museum) and Highclere Castle are all also within driving distance. Sleeps 2