Half Moon Lane Cottage is one of the most dog-friendly holiday cottages in which you and your pets will have the pleasure of staying. Located in the friendly Suffolk village of Redgrave near Diss, it sleeps six people in three bedrooms and welcomes well-behaved pets and children over the age of 12 - ideal for families and friends. There are fantastic walks from the door with pet-friendly touches, including dog bowls, dog beds and a secure enclosed garden. Holiday bookings are available all year round.
A clifftop retreat with direct access to the South West Coast Path is a rarity, and one with no immediate neighbours even more so. Cancleave delivers both of these features together with superb views and a high standard of accommodation with space for eight people to sleep in four beautiful bedrooms. It is conveniently located on the coast road between Crackington Haven and Widemouth Bay, with easy access to Bude, Boscastle and Tintagel. Cancleave has been in the family since 1962 and used as a holiday let all that time. They have recently replaced the original property with a modern building boasting energy-efficient features that will help protect the landscape for generations to come.
This stunning beach house is located in a highly desirable position on the headland dunes on the Northumberland coast, just a ten minute stroll from the harbour town of Amble. Signal House oozes style and sophistication, yet is a cosy and welcoming home away from home. Be mesmerised by the fantastic sea views, listen to the waves as you drift off the sleep, or enjoy a sundowner on one of the balconies. Sleeping eight guests in four bedrooms, Signal House is the perfect holiday pad for families and friends looking for a holiday by the sea. Enjoy walks from the front door, kayaking in Amble or take a cruise around Coquet Island. For those who want to venture further afield there are plenty of activities and attractions dotted along the rugged coastline or head inland and explore the beautiful Northumberland National Park.
Surrounded by breathtaking views and gorgeous countryside, this charming 17th century farmhouse is a true gem. Perfectly combining character with modern day comforts, the owners of Hill House have created a cosy and welcoming holiday cottage in the beautiful Upper Eden valley. Hill House is located in the small village of Winton, just a 30 minute walk to the traditional market town of Kirkby Stephen. Explore a new footpath each day or enjoy meandering around the picturesque towns and villages. With the North Pennines and Yorkshire Dales on your doorstep, and the Lake District just a stone's throw away, there are endless opportunities for exploring this stunning part of the world.
Stay within walking distance of Seahouses Harbour, beach, pub and other amenities in this beautifully presented Northumberland holiday cottage. Davarr is a spacious bungalow with two bedrooms and two bathrooms and a layout that works well for couples, families with older children, and people with limited mobility who need to avoid stairs. It's only a few miles from Bamburgh and Beadnell Bay and close to the Northumberland National Park, Kielder Water, Hadrian's Wall and the Scottish Borders. Bookings are available all year round, with short breaks possible in winter, depending on availability.
Is there anything quite as lovely as a holiday in the Cotswolds? Number Six is a beautiful terraced stone holiday cottage on historic Sheep Street in Chipping Campden. Although only a short stroll from bars, cafes, pubs, restaurants and fantastic shops, it's still peaceful and quiet - especially in the courtyard garden. Spend happy days exploring the scenic countryside and visiting picturesque towns and villages, including Stratford-Upon-Avon, Bath, Gloucester, Cheltenham, Oxford, and Blenheim Palace. The cottage sleeps four people and suits couples and families.
Number Five is a mid-terraced stone holiday cottage on Sheep Street in Chipping Campden. Dating from 1901, it has been beautifully restored and sympathetically modernised to offer welcoming accommodation for one or two people in one large bedroom. It's a stone's throw from cafes, shops, bars, restaurants, pubs and the town's historic market square. Local attractions include Hidcote Manor, Broadway Tower, Court Barn Museum and the Old Silk Mill. Stratford-Upon-Avon, Cheltenham, Oxford, Bath, and Blenheim Palace are all within easy reach for fantastic days out.
Crafty Cottage is in the heart of historic Chipping Campden, one of the most picturesque of the Cotswold wool towns. It's a beautiful holiday cottage for couples and individuals, with a spacious ensuite bedroom, cosy log burner, and pretty garden inspired by those just a few miles away at Hidcote. Bars, cafes, delicatessens, independent shops, and Chipping Campden's market square are all within a short walk of the door. Favourite Cotswold attractions, Cheltenham, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Gloucester and Blenheim Palace are also within easy reach. Crafty Cottage is dog-friendly and available for holiday bookings all year round.
Old Bald Peg is a cottage with a pedigree as impressive as its Thoroughbred namesake. The Victorian terraced former estate cottage has been refurbished to provide a charming holiday home sleeping four people in two bedrooms, with two well-behaved dogs welcome by prior arrangement. Situated in the quiet village of Wass, in the North York Moors National Park, within an easy stroll of a great gastropub and the ancient ruins of Byland Abbey and close to the market towns of Helmsley and Thirsk and the historic city of York. Other local attractions include Rievaulx Abbey, Castle Howard, Sutton Bank and the Kilburn White Horse. Explore the Cleveland Way, the North Yorkshire Heritage Coast and the wild beauty of the moors.
Cleave Cottage is near Crackington Haven and only 150 metres from the South West Coast Path. The two-bedroom holiday cottage is three hundred years old and sleeps four people in two bedrooms, with space for a travel cot. It's child and pet-friendly, so it is ideal for families but also suits couples who appreciate its peaceful location, lovely views, and well-appointed interiors. Cleave Cottage is available for holidays all year round and has a cosy log burner for warming up after winter walks along the beach.
The Carthouse is ideal for couples or small families who want a rural retreat within easy reach of Aberystwyth and the Ceredigion coastline. It's a charming stone holiday cottage on a family-run farm near Pont-rhyd-y-groes village, close to favourite footpaths and cycling routes. The one-bedroom cottage is child and dog-friendly with accommodation over two levels and a private patio with an outdoor hot tub. It's perfect for a fun and relaxing holiday in all seasons.
Escape to the beauty of Ceredigion at The Stable. It's a beautiful one-bedroom holiday cottage one mile from the rural village of Pont-rhyd-y-groes and within a short drive of Aberystwyth and the gorgeous Ceredigion coastline. It's the perfect romantic bolthole where you can enjoy walking and cycling through the countryside, lazy days at the beach, and shopping and sightseeing in Aberystwyth. The cottage is set up for self-catering, but there is a wide choice of places to eat and drink if you'd rather not cook. The Stable is dog friendly and available for holiday bookings all year round.
If you're feeling overwhelmed, you're yearning for adventure, or you want to experience the history, culture and beauty of mid-Wales, The Byre is the place for you. This charming self-catering cottage is in a beautiful rural location on a family-run farm a short drive from Aberystwyth and the beautiful beaches of the Ceredigion Coast. It sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is ideal for couples or families, including those with pets. There are gorgeous walks from the door and lots to see and do in every season.
The Barn is a wonderful family-friendly holiday cottage on a family-run farm in Ceredigion, 11 miles from Aberystwyth and with beautiful views of the Cambrian Hills. The layout also works well for couples, and the ground floor is accessible for guests who use a wheelchair. It's a fantastic choice for people to enjoy being outdoors in a beautiful setting, walking, cycling and spending time at the beach. Aberystwyth is an exciting town with lots to offer in all seasons, making this an excellent choice for a relaxing rural escape in any season.
Simple accommodation can still be stylish and comfortable, as The Cwtch proves admirably. This lovely glamping pod boasts a separate bedroom and bathroom, an outdoor living room and a hot tub. It's perfect for individuals or couples but can sleep up to four people when you use the sofa bed in the living room. Guests love the quiet rural location with walks from the door, yet it is close to Llandrindod Wells, Rhayader and Kington, and within easy reach of Hay-on-Wye, the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Shropshire Hills.
There's nowhere better than rural Wales to get away from the stress of your busy life. Cherry Tree Lodge is a lovely log cabin a few miles from Llandrindod Wells in the peaceful village of Llandegley. It's ideal for walking and cycling holidays, with lots of castles and stately homes, golf courses, fishing and bird watching opportunities. The lodge sleeps four people in two bedrooms with an open plan living space, a private garden and an outdoor hot tub. It's great for families but also works well for couples and friends.
Book a relaxing holiday close to the Nottinghamshire/Leicestershire border at Cherry Tree Cottage. The charming holiday property is in the quiet village of Barkestone le Vale, just over a mile from a friendly pub and close to Nottingham, Grantham, and Melton-le-Mowbray. Local attractions include Belviour Castle, Woolsthorpe Manor, Harlaxton Manor, the Easton Walled Gardens, Belton Park, and the Alpaca Centre. The cottage is ideal for a holiday, as accommodation if you are attending a wedding in the area, or staying while visiting family. It sleeps six people in three rooms and is dog-friendly so the whole family can enjoy beautiful countryside walks.
Why wait for summer to enjoy a holiday in Aberystwyth. This lovely ground floor apartment is steps from the Marina and close to shops, cafes, restaurants and pubs. It sleeps two people in one bedroom with space for a travel cot. It is perfect for couples or individuals who appreciate having the splendour of Cardigan Bay and the Ceredigion coast on their doorstep. Aberystwyth is a university town with an impressive pedigree, boasting great nightlife, historic buildings, and plenty of attractions that appeal to all ages and interests.
Make Hafod-y-Blodau the destination for your next escape to Wales. This converted hillside barn sits above the beautiful Irfon Valley, three miles from Builth Wells and within easy reach of the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Elan Valley. It sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is child and pet-friendly, making it suitable for couples or families. There are gorgeous walks from the door. Fishing on the River Irfon can be arranged with the owners. Other nearby activities include golf, pony trekking, climbing and kayaking. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
The Hendre Farmhouse is an attractive self-catering holiday home in a very rural location a short stroll from the River Irfon. Three miles from Builth Wells, a thriving market town in the Welsh Marches, it is within easy reach of the breathtaking Brecon Beacons National Park and the dramatic Dams of the Elan Valley. The house comfortably accommodates ten people in five bedrooms, one of which is wheelchair accessible, with a sofa bed in the study sleeping an extra guest if necessary. It's a fantastic place to stay with family or friends, especially if you love walking and cycling.