Ideally placed in the Arnside/Silverdale AONB in Lancashire with its stunning landscape and easy access to cumbria and the Lake District National Park, these delightful holiday cottages nestle amongst fields and woods and are ideal for walkers, wildlife enthusiasts and those who simply want to relax and unwind. Tourist board rating: 3 Star
Comy and welcoming, this split level holiday cottage sits within the Arnside/Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Lancashire and is a great base for exploring the many attractions of Cumbria and The Lake District National Park. A breathtaking landscape surrounds where you can escape away in a rural setting abundant with wildlife and wonderful walks - prefect for relaxing. Tourist board rating: 3 Star
Perfect for families looking for a seaside holiday, this welcoming mew-style self-catering retreat sits on Norfolk's beautiful coastline in Sheringham with its Blue Flag sandy beach with rock pools. Sheringham offers a great choice of pubs, restaurants and shops as well as an indoor pool and train station (home to the 'Poppy Line' for a nostalgic trip on a steam train to the market town of Holt). An excellent base for exploring the coastline and the areas many attractions and great for cycling, walking and relaxing with excellent amenities on the doorstep.
The breathtaking beauty of the Snowdonia National Park should put a holiday here on everyone's bucket list. It is perfect for people who love being outdoors, with not only excellent walking and cycling opportunities, but underground trampolines, thrilling zip lines, fishing, Roman ruins, and friendly Welsh towns to visit. Tyn y Ffridd is near the village of Bronaber, around three miles from Trawsfynydd. The cosy cabin sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is perfect for couples and families who love spending their days outside but who want somewhere warm and comfortable to relax in the evenings.
Pack up the kids, the grandparents and the dogs and head to Lambton Cottage in Bakewell. This fantastic holiday property easily sleeps up to ten guests in five bedrooms, making it perfect for groups who want to holiday in the Peak District National Park. It is in within walking distance of excellent pubs and restaurants like The Manners and Juniper, but the kitchen is so spacious and well-equipped that self-catering is never a chore. With Buxton, Chatsworth House, the Monsal Trail and Thornbridge Brewery all nearby, and a wealth of wonderful footpaths and cycling trails leading virtually from the front door, there is every reason to love your stay at Lambton Cottage.
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.
Upper Mill is a romantic retreat for two sitting in a countryside setting on the edge of Exmoor just two miles from the seaside village of Combe Martin on North Devon's stunning coast. Indoor swimming pool, sauna and all-weather tennis court on-site and fabulous walks, beaches and an abundance of attractions close by. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Nestling amongst beautiful countryside, this welcoming holiday homes offers well appointed self catering accommodation in the North West of Cumbria. An ideal touring base for exploring Cumbria's many attractions (including the Lake District), Hadrian's Wall and the Scottish Border towns. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
A charming holiday cottage in an enviable position in the picturesque lakeside village of Glenridding. Perfect for those who wish to relax in beautiful surroundings or who want to partake in more rigorous and energetic pastimes with easy and challenging fell walks, and the tranquility of Ullswater with lake cruises and boat hire on the doorstep. This popular Lakeland village offers shops and a choice of two pubs and is a good base for exploring the areas many attractions.
With a good mix of traditional features and modern conveniences, Dairy offers single level family friendly self-catering close to the coastal village of Combe Martin (just two miles) on North Devon's glorious coastline. Sitting on the edge of Exmoor, on-site facilities include an indoor swimming pool, sauna and all-weather tennis court. Fabulous walking and abundance of attractions. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Linhay offers family friendly self-catering with excellent amenities on-site including an indoor pool, outdoor tennis and sauna. Perfect for a seaside holiday, the cottage is one of eleven ideally placed two miles from the popular coastal village of Combe Martin on North Devon's glorious coastline. An abundance of attractions for day trips out. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Tucked away discretely on the edge of Wainfleet All Saints near Skegness, Northolme Hall is an elegant Georgian country mansion house that is ideal for large gatherings of family and friends. Sleeping twenty one guests in eleven bedrooms, it includes a separate cottage for grandparents or guests who want their own space. Northolme Hall has all the features of a top quality country hotel, including indoor heated pool, all-weather tennis court, and extensive gardens, with the benefit of complete privacy. Surrounded by glorious countryside and with fantastic beaches such as Skegness and Cleepthorpes just a short drive away, Northolme Hall is within an easy walk of the villages amenities including a supermarket and train station. Lincoln, Grantham, Mablethopre, Gainsborough and Sleaford are all accessible by car, making Northolme Hall the ideal base for a self-catering holiday in Lincolnshire.
Whether you like walking, cycling, sailing, shopping, eating or all of the above, the Norfolk Broads National Park is the perfect destination for you. Two miles from Wroxham and within easy reach of Norwich, Great Yarmouth and Cromer, Plum Tree Cottage provides a 5-Star Gold standard of accommodation for up to six people in three luxurious en-suite bedrooms. Even a novice can enjoy navigating the miles of waterways, stopping off at riverside pubs or pulling up at a picnic spot to enjoy the diverse bird and wildlife population that make the national park their home. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Whether you are looking for a romantic break, want to getaway for some outdoor adventure, enjoy shopping, or want to find out why Norfolk is such a popular holiday destination for those in the know, Nutmeg Cottage is the perfect choice for couples (an infant is also welcome). Ideally placed just two miles from Wroxham in the heart of the Norfolk Broads, guests can enjoy miles of magical waterways for boating, lazy lunches in riverside pubs, wonderful walks and cycle rides and an abundance of attractions for day trips out. The city of Norwich and Norfolk's stunning coastline are within easy driving distance. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Cosy with a warm Scottish welcome, West Cottage is surrounded by peace and tranquility, yet just two miles down river from the attractive thriving Border town of Kelso with its fantastic market, superb shops, pubs and restaurants. A haven for wildlife and a perfect setting for relaxing, walking or exploring the areas numerous attractions with fishing, cycling and championship golf nearby. If all that's not enough, the stunning coastline of Northumberland and Edinburgh are within driving distance.
A romantic 'bolt-hole' just for two, Lower Mill is one of a collection of Four Star cottages ideally placed just two miles from the lovely beach of Combe Martin on the North Devon Coast. Excellent on-site facilities include extensive grounds to relax, an indoor swimming pool, sauna and all-weather tennis court. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Located on the Puncknowle Estate amongst 3,000 acres of rolling Dorset countryside, Carriage House sleeps up to 6 guests and provides a good base for exploring Dorset's many attractions. World famous Chesil Beach is within walking distance, as is the village pub for a local pint or meal out. This beautiful part of the South West offers a taste of country life and good opportunities for outdoor pursuits. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Wareham's Barn is the newest holiday home on the Puncknowle Estate and enjoys a private position on the estate, amongst 3,000 acres of farmland. With incredible 360 degree views which take in the World Heritage Jurassic coast, this welcoming holiday home is within walking distance of Chesil Beach, the village pub and has plenty of attractions within easy reach. Enjoy a taste of country life and escape away from it all at Wareham's Barn. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Newton Grange is home to Moorber Cottage, which is one of six self-catering retreats sitting on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales in a picturesque rural position. With the village of Gargrave and the market town of Skipton close by, you can enjoy easy access to the many attractions of the Dales, and wonderful walks and outdoor adventures. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Located in a beautiful area near the small town of Dungiven in County Derry (the hidden jewel of Northern Ireland), this holiday cottage provides a comfortable base from which to explore this lovely area.