Easily accessible from London by train and by car via the M25, Fair Oak Farm Country Estate provides the perfect retreat for large groups of up to thirty six guests, and is an excellent choice for those planning a family gathering, get together with friends, milestone celebration or corporate event. Nestling amongst glorious peaceful Sussex countryside, this enchanting twelve acre estate offers a fantastic choice of unique accommodation from the impressive Farm House sleeping twelve to the quirky tree houses and Shepherd Huts - each with their own unique character, style and luxurious country charm. Catering, photographer and on-site activities can be arranged, there's plenty of walking and cycling from the front door and lots of attractions for day trips out throughout both Sussex and Kent. Available to rent for large groups but with such a diverse range of accommodation, equally as appealing to couples, families and smaller groups looking to getaway, relax and recharge.
You would normally expect to have to sacrifice the convenience of staying in town if you have a large party or want a peaceful location, which is why The Barns is such a fantastic find! Expertly converted from two derelict farm buildings less than a five-minute walk from the centre of Bakewell, it is a luxurious property that sleeps up to ten guests in five bedrooms. In addition to a large garden and a private spot off a quiet lane, The Barns also has off-street parking for three cars which is exceedingly rare in a town as popular as Bakewell. All of Bakewell's shops, pubs, restaurants and history are on the doorstep, with places like Ashford in the Water, Buxton and Matlock being not much further. You can walk or cycle the Monsal Trail, imagine yourself as lord or lady of the manor at Chatsworth House, or simply lace up your boots and head off for a day of walking the beautiful countryside in the Peak District National Park.
Fairfield House has the space and location to make your holiday in the Peak District National Park a joy whether there are two or ten of you. The luxuriously comfortable house is in a quiet residential area between Bakewell and Ashford on the Water, being easily accessible to both on foot, car or bicycle. A short walk across the fields takes you to Ashford where there are two excellent pubs - The Bulls Head and the Ashford Arms, while Bakewell is an easy 20-minute walk or 5-minute drive and offers even more choice of cafes, restaurants and shops. With top Peak District National Park attractions like Chatsworth House, Hatton House and the Monsal Trail all virtually on the doorstep, Fairfield House is the perfect place for your self-catering holiday.
Whatever the season, whatever the reason, escape to the beauty of the Bakewell and the Peak District National Park. Riverside Cottages are the ideal place for visitors who appreciate top quality delivered without fuss. The cottages, which are beside the River Wye and only a few minutes' walk to the centre of Bakewell, date from the 18th Century and have been carefully and exquisitely restored and updated for today's guests. Whether you book all three for a special get together with your extended family or just want a place to stay that is convenient to Peak District sights like Buxton and Chatsworth House, Riverside Cottages are perfect.
Three self-catering cottages sleeping 2-20 in the heart of Carmarthenshire at the Western Edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park. Breathtaking views, miles of cycling and walking trails on the doorstep in the Crychan Forest, games room with pool/table tennis/games and a laundry room. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.
Four lovely stylish holiday apartments located amongst the beautiful South Cambridgeshire countryside with exclusive new hot tub. Very well presented and located, the apartments are ideal for parties of two to six guests and welcome dogs. Fourteen miles from the City of Cambridge. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold.
Anyone who has organised a holiday for a group of people knows that it is not easy to find a house that will keep everyone happy. Ffynnon Gron is the ideal solution. This gorgeous Georgian farmhouse is full of character and charm, yet comfortable enough for even the pickiest of modern guests. It sits in 1.5 acres of private grounds yet is only a mile to the nearest pub and five miles from stunning beaches and the magnificent Pembrokeshire Coast Path. With room for up to sixteen people in eight bedrooms, there is ample space for everyone to come together to celebrate a special occasion or to simply catch up. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold.
Two Ocean Reach is part of a fantastic new development with some of the best views in Devon. Architect designed to sit comfortably in the landscape, and built by local craftspeople and artisans who have an instinctive understanding of the building materials, it comfortably sleeps up to six guests. Ocean Reach is perfect for families and friends who want a relaxed, stress-free holiday close to Bolberry Down, Hope Cove, Dartmoor National Park, Salcombe, Bantham and Thurlestone. The surrounding area is expertly managed by the National Trust and is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Oceans bar and restaurant is mere steps from the front door, and there are a wealth of wonderful country and seaside pubs and cafes serving fresh local produce.
In an exceptional position overlooking the sea on the outskirts of the Welsh coastal town of Barmouth, this magnificent self-catering house is steeped in history and provides a great venue for large parties of twelve. Perfect for celebrating a special occasion (all male and female parties accepted) or just getting together with friends or family, Plas Mynach sits in the Snowdonia National Park, near Dolgellau and has a good range of pubs, shops and a Blue Flag beach within walking distance as well as fantastic water sports, cycling, walking, golf and an abundance of attractions for day trips out.
Perfectly placed just six miles from York city centre with an abundance of attractions within easy reach, this stylish luxurious log cabin with private hot tub is the perfect choice for families seeking a tranquil relaxing getaway. Surrounded by trees, a lake and wildlife, there is plenty of space and excellent on-site facilities including an indoor pool during summer months, bistro, fishing and indoor/outdoor games areas.
A choice of stylish well presented holiday homes nestling amongst five acres of gardens in the Cotswolds village of Bredon within easy reach of the areas many attractions. Sleeping two to ten, guests have the use of excellent facilities including two indoor swimming pools with jacuzzi's (additional charge applies), children's playhouse and Wi-Fi. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.
Perfectly placed in the very heart of the Snowdonia National Park, Plas Blaenddol is an excellent venue for large groups of nineteen (or twenty two with fold-away beds at an additional charge) and a popular choice with friends wanting to catch up, families and outdoor enthusiasts. Superb walks and mountain biking on the doorstep; a five minute walk from the pub in Llan Ffestiniog village and some of the areas top attractions (including Zip-World, Bounce Below, the Ffestiniog Steam Railway, Harlech beach and Portmeirion) within just fifteen minutes. Guests can enjoy plenty of space, a hot tub, extensive gardens with magnificent views and a high level of comfort.
Crabadon Manor is a gorgeous country house in an idyllic position in the heart of the South Hams in Devon. Formerly the holiday residence for the monks of Buckfast Abbey, this historic house has been welcoming people since the 13th Century and today provides a great venue for those who enjoy the simplistic pleasures of rural life. Full of historic charm, the manor house (and Lily Pond Cottage) sleep up to fourteen guests and are surrounded by a tranquil oasis of 240 acres of natural grounds. Perfect for a family get together, reunion of friends or milestone event, this popular part of South Devon offers a stunning coastline with wonderful beaches, glorious countryside for walking and an abundance of attractions for day trips out.
Full of traditional grandeur, Haremere Hall is a delightful country manor house sitting amongst 150 acres of parkland in East Sussex countryside. Just 45 minutes from London, this unpretentious manor house has an abundance of historic charm and provides a warm welcome to parties of 14-20 guests looking to celebrate a special occasion, catch up or simply spend family time in the country together.
A delightful holiday home in a great location in the very heart of the seaside village of Little Haven on the Pembrokeshire coastline. Ideal for one or two families that want a holiday by the sea. Wonderful coastal walks, great kayaking, lazy days on the beach, surfing, pubs within walking distance for a meal out and an abundance of attractions and quiet beaches within easy reach.
Perfectly placed in a tranquil position just two miles from picturesque Plockton, this beautifully presented Scottish retreat offers a warm welcome to large parties of ten guests. With stunning sea views that stretch as far as the Isle of Skye, Duirinish Lodge provides all the right ingredients to relax in style and is an ideal base for exploring the Scottish Highlands.
Sitting within Walton West in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, this character holiday home offers spacious traditional self-catering accommodation well placed just ten minute's walk from the seaside villages of Little Haven and Broad Haven. Spectacular scenery and a wide diversity of activities await!
A fantastic holiday home located in the heart of Little Haven on the Pembrokeshire Coastline less than 100yds from the sea. With a choice of good pubs in the village, this is an ideal seaside retreat for large groups of up to nine guests. Pubs, sandy beach and miles of coastal path on the doorstep. Tourist board rating: 4 Star.
Set amongst beautiful rolling countryside, this spacious self-catering barn conversion provides a high standard of holiday accommodation and a perfect base for exploring East Lothian and it many attractions. Offering a taste of country living, superb golf nearby and lots of outdoor activities, a warm Scottish welcome awaits! Tourist board rating: 4 Star.
A converted stone holiday cottage that can sleep up to ten but is equally as suited for couples. Located just over a mile from lovely sandy beaches between St Ives and Penzance and close to St Michael's in West Cornwall. Perfect for a beach holiday and exploring the areas many attractions.