Hay View Lodge 2 is located a short four mile drive from the famous book town of Hay-on-Wye on the Welsh Borders and is a superb base for exploring the Brecon Beacons, the Black Mountains and the Offa's Dyke Path. A popular choice with outdoor enthusiasts, you can enjoy fabulous walks and cycling; or for those who enjoy water sports, kayaking, fishing and canoeing on the River Wye and Llangorse. Sleeping six guests, Hay View Lodge 2 is perfect for a family holiday, friends who want a weekend of adventure and also couples.
Discover Dartmoor from The Lodge at Bedford Cottage. Located just 100 metres from The Drake Manor pub in the peaceful village of Buckland Monachorum, it is ideal for two guests and singles who want to discover the beauty of this stunning part of the UK. Tavistock and Plymouth are within easy reach, as are numerous beautiful footpaths and cycling trails. Short breaks are possible so take the opportunity to get away and enjoy the beauty of West Devon and Dartmoor National Park.
With its peaceful location by the 'triangle' in the heart of the picturesque village of Tawstock, peaceful garden and ample room to sleep six to eight people in three bedrooms, Triangle Cottage is a much loved holiday retreat for families, friends or couples. Barnstaple is around a mile and a half away, while the Tarka Trail is only two miles, giving you plenty of attractions, easy access to fantastic beaches, lovely walks and all the right ingredients to simply relax and unwind in this beautiful corner of North Devon.
St Ives is a very popular holiday destination thanks to its natural beauty and excellent amenities, and The Apartment somewhat of a gem. Close to the centre of town with lots of space, it sleeps up to six people and is popular with couples, families and friends. Beaches, shops, galleries, restaurants and public transport are only a short walk away, offering convenience without having to sacrifice your privacy.
Derwent House is a charming Grade II listed holiday home once owned by one of Matlock's leading families. It is set back from the street with beautiful gardens and six generously proportioned bedrooms to provide space for up to 12 people to stay in comfort. The house is only a few minutes walk from the Derwent River and Matlock's fantastic independent shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants. It is close to popular attractions such as Matlock Bath and the Heights of Abraham, Bakewell and Chatsworth House, and many of the beautiful walking and cycling trails for which the Peak District is famous.
Oaks Barn Farm is home to three stylish holiday homes each with its own character and style. offers a taste of country life on a small working farm in a peaceful rural location, yet it is only ten minutes drive from Stratford-Upon-Avon. With a salt water hot tub as an optional extra, you can soak up the tranquility of the countryside by day, and by night, enjoy the clear star-filled skies watching the flickering flames of the Kandai fire bowl. Centrally located in England, The Granary is a great base for exploring the many attractions of Warwickshire as well as the nearby Cotswolds.
The Coach House at Oaks Barn Farm is in a peaceful rural location on a working farm just ten minutes from the excitement of Stratford-Upon-Avon. Spend your days exploring all of Warwickshire's best attractions (including the Cotswolds), cycling through country lanes or even boating on the River Avon, and your evenings relaxing by the outdoor Kandai fire bowl as you enjoy star-filled skies. The cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms and is a comfortable choice for couples, families or friends. Oaks Barn Farm has another cottage and several shepherd's huts which can be booked together with The Coach House to accommodate larger groups.
The Granary at Oaks Barn Farm offers a taste of country life on a small working farm in a peaceful rural location, yet it is only ten minutes drive from Stratford-Upon-Avon. With a salt water hot tub as an optional extra, you can soak up the tranquility of the countryside by day, and by night, enjoy the clear star-filled skies watching the flickering flames of the Kandai fire bowl. Centrally located in England, The Granary is a great base for exploring the many attractions of Warwickshire as well as the nearby Cotswolds.
If you dream of minimalist elegance and modern comfort without having to lift a finger, Ispoyntel House is for you. This stunning architect-designed holiday home is just a ten-minute walk from picturesque St Ives, giving you all the benefit of being close to the town's harbour, galleries, restaurants and beaches without the annoyance of summer crowds. Three bedrooms sleep six people to provide accommodation that is suitable for couples and families.
The beautiful Northumberland countryside, beaches and castles are all laid out before you when you stay at Faith's Cottage. Nestled in a peaceful location around 10 miles from Morpeth, the four-bedroom stone cottage can easily accommodate up to eight guests, yet its layout and cosy furnishings make it equally appealing to smaller families and groups. It is very pet-friendly with both stables and kennels so you can take all members of your family on holiday to discover the countryside, beaches, castles and Roman forts, vibrant market towns and friendly villages in the area.
The Welsh Borders are famous for stunning views, fantastic food and a rich history. Hay View Lodge 1, being just four miles from the beautiful book town of Hay-on-Wye, provides the ideal place to stay while exploring it all. Offa's Dyke Path, the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Black Mountains are all nearby to offer endless opportunities for wonderful walks or bike rides, while the River Wye and Llangorse are great for fishing, canoeing, kayaking and sailing. The lodge has space for up to six guests and is perfect for couples, families and friends who will quickly discover that however long they stay, it will never be enough!
Relax and unwind at Cowslip Cottage. This charming property is in Levisham, just a two-minute walk for an excellent pub and only six miles from Pickering. There are fantastic footpaths, cycling trails and bridleways in the area, and the owners offer secure bike storage and DIY livery so you can bring your own horse away with you should you wish. The cottage sleeps three people in two bedrooms and can, depending on availability, be booked together with neighbouring Primrose Cottage and the owner's three B&B rooms to accommodate larger groups.
Surround yourself with the beauty of the Dovedale Valley at Colshaw Farmhouse. It is only five miles from Buxton and a mile from the Knights Table pub in Flash. All of the best Peak District National Park attractions are within easy reach including Chatsworth House, the Manifold Trail, the Heights of Abraham and Matlock, as well as charming villages and towns like Eyam and Bakewell. The cottage sleeps four guests in two bedrooms, and is perfect for couples and small families, with the option of further accommodation for larger groups in the owner's luxurious glamping yurts.
Just 40 minutes from Edinburgh and within easy reach of Perth, Stirling and St Andrews, Balgedie Lodge is a slice of Scottish heaven. As the name suggests, the holiday cottage is in the peaceful hamlet of Balgedie, a short walk from the Balgedie Toll Tavern, the shores of Loch Leven, and the village store at Kinnesswood. The late Victorian gate keeper's cottage sleeps up to six guests in three bedrooms and is a favourite with families and couples who love that there are fantastic walking and cycling paths nearby, as well as opportunities for golf and fishing.
Everything in Northumberland feels big, from the vast stretches of sandy beaches to the enormous blue skies and castles that dominate the landscape. How lovely then, to stay in this charming Victorian terrace with its pretty cottage garden, open fireplace and countryside views. It is perfect for couples or small families as there is easily enough space for four people in two bedrooms. The cottage is on the fringes of Belford, only five miles from the coast and within walking distance of shops, cafes and popular pubs.
Lantern Cottage is in a peaceful location just a short walk from the market town of Kirkbymoorside and reputable country pubs like the George and the Dragon and the Kings Head. With space for four people in two bedrooms, it is perfect for couples and families who want to immerse themselves in the beauty of the surrounding countryside. The North York Moors National Park is on the doorstep, while the seaside resort of Scarborough is less than an hour by car. With fantastic walking and cycling trails as well as charming towns and villages all nearby, Lantern Cottage is an ideal choice.
With a log burning stove for cosy winter breaks and a hot tub that allows you to sit back and soak up the beautiful surrounding Scottish countryside, Railway Crossing Cottage is a popular retreat at any time of the year. Perfect for families and couples (one or two), the cottage is nicely sandwiched between the pretty historic fishing villages of Crail and Anstruther, and a good base for discovering the beauty of the East Neuk area of Fife.
Plan a romantic escape with a twist at Humble Bee. This unique human-size beehive is ideal for two, with its quirky design and luxurious touches that include a suspended king-sized bed and private outdoor stone bath to bubble your aches away as you sip champagne under the trees. Tucked away in a tranquil setting, this magical retreat feels peaceful and remote, yet is only ten minutes walk from the centre of Okehampton with the Dartmoor National Park just waiting to be explored on the doorstep. Whether you spend your time discovering the spectacular scenery that makes this part of Britain so famous or just enjoy your time soaking up the charm of Humble Bee, one thing is certain - this will be a holiday you will always remember.
Kath's Cottage sleeps two and is an ideal 'bolt-hole for couples looking to explore the South East of England and its many attractions. Ideally located on the edge of the Kentish town of Tonbridge, this charming cottage offers all the right ingredients for a relaxing break and is within easy reach of an abundance of country houses, the Kent coast, Royal Tunbridge Wells and London (just thirty five minutes by train).
With river views from the garden and a location that is just a short walk to the village with shop and two great pubs, Ty Garan is perfect for families. It sleeps eight people in four bedrooms, so there is plenty of room for everyone, and because Visit Wales has awarded it 5-stars, you know your stay will be comfortable. Pembrokeshire has 186-miles of coastline and beaches, including Tenby just four miles away, as well as popular attractions like Pembroke Castle, St David's Cathedral, Folly Farm, The Dinosaur Park, Heatherton, Manor House Wildlife Park and Carew Castle. Tourist board rating: 5 Star.