The whole family will love Groom Cottage. Sleeping six people in three rooms, the single storey stone cottage is one of several superb holiday properties on Doles Ash Farm which can be hired individually or depending on availability, hired together to accommodate larger groups. Doles Ash Farm is surrounded by private gardens and fields in the Piddle Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty close to Dorchester, Weymouth, Bridport and the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline. Closer to home, there are miles of walks that lead from the property, although with facilities like an indoor swimming pool, games room, outdoor children's play area and animals to pet, you could quite easily spend a happy holiday without going much further than the front door.
With its own private indoor swimming pool, games room and log fire, this holiday cottage is ideal for parties of up to twelve to fourteen guests who want to holiday together and relax at any time of the year. Sitting on the edge of the Cotswolds, Ashdene is perfectly located for exploring the Cotswolds, Bath, Stone Henge, Stratford-upon-Avon and much more. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
A historic large holiday home that accommodates up to twenty two guests in ten en-suite bedrooms offering excellent facilities including an outdoor heated swimming pool and grass tennis court for large group gatherings. Located in a country village in Warwickshire and close to Stratford upon Avon, Evesham and The Cotswolds, the central location of Coughton Lodge makes it a perfect self-catering venue for big groups and celebratory events.
Everything you need for a fantastic holiday is at your fingertips when you stay at The Lodge on the Lake. The lakefront chalet is on the Hoburne Park in the Cotswold Water Park, close to all amenities with idyllic views. It sleeps up to four people in two bedrooms and is ideal for families or couples. South Cerney is a few minutes away, as are Cirencester, Cheltenham, Bibury and Bourton-on-the-Water. You're only ever a walk, bike ride or scenic drive away from a gorgeous view, country pub or a farmers market. Facilities on site include sailing, fishing, pedalos, swimming and lots more.
Sit on the deck alongside the stream soaking up the peace and tranquility. The two-bedroom Kingfisher Lodge is on the desirable Hoburne site of the Cotswold Water Park. Guests have access to the park's excellent amenities that include an indoor swimming pool, bar and restaurant. South Cerney is only five-minutes away, with Cirencester being just 10 minutes further. Local attractions include the Cotswold Wildlife Park and the Cirencester Museum, and you can go sailing, paddle-boarding, cycling, walking and birdwatching.
Enjoy the best of Cornwall at Garden Spring at Bassets Acre. This lovely ground floor self-catering apartment is perfect for families as it sleeps up to seven people in three bedrooms, and is just minutes walk from Portreath town and beaches. The building is in a peaceful location within an acre of mature gardens that include a children's play area, covered swimming pool and summer house with a large hot tub. The owners have run Bassets Acre for nearly four decades and understand what their guests want from a self-catering holiday in Cornwall. St Ives, Redruth and Godreavy are all just a few miles drive away, while Falmouth and Penzance are only half an hour by car.
Goose Nest House is a fantastic holiday home in a superb waterfront location. The five-bedroom house is beside Somerford Lagoon on the private Lower Mill Estate, with guests having excellent onsite facilities that include indoor and outdoor swimming pools, kayak and paddle-board hire, a "village" shop, and a family-friendly restaurant. The estate is part of a 550-acre nature reserve, and there are miles of footpaths and cycling routes leading around its lakes and rivers. Cirencester is only a 10-minute drive from the door, and it's easy to visit other areas of the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
A lovely holiday apartment for one or two people on the upper floor of the lovely Embleton Spa Hotel, Ennerdale Apartment is perfect for those in the area for a holiday or business, with far-reaching fell views from the living room and the bedroom. The kitchen is well-equipped for self-catering, though being part of the hotel means that the relaxed bar and restaurant is only downstairs. A full Cumbrian breakfast is included, setting you up for a day of exploration and fun.
Being just an hour from London on the Norfolk/Suffolk Borders, this large self-catering house offers couples and family groups plenty of space and excellent facilities including a private indoor heated pool, hot tub, games room and lots of outdoor living space. A peaceful location close to the Norfolk Broads and within easy reach of the coast and the areas many attractions.
Weavers Cottage is perfect for families (or couples) and is located at Muddlebridge House within large grounds close to both Barnstaple and Instow in Devon. There are an abundance of attractions and glorious beaches a short drive away, along with miles of coastal footpath for walkers to explore, The Tarka Trail for cyclists and plenty of sand for those who prefer to simply relax. Excellent on-site facilities include an indoor pool, games rooms, play areas and a sauna.
A choice of comfy welcoming holiday cottages nestling amongst rolling Devonshire countryside five miles from Barnstaple with excellent on-site facilities including an indoor and toddler pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, play area, games room and tennis court. Perfect for a family holiday and within driving distance of Exmoor and the coast.
With 'upside down' accommodation, Rowan welcomes families and dog owners and is a comfy holiday retreat ideally placed amidst peaceful rolling Devonshire countryside. Five miles from Barnstaple and within easy driving distance of the coast and Exmoor National Park. Superb on-site facilities with indoor swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, play area, games room and even a tennis court.
With a four poster bed, Ivy Cottage is a welcoming 'bolt-hole' for two set amidst the glorious rolling countryside of Devon near Barnstaple. Affording fabulous views, there are great on-site facilities to ensure your break is relaxing (pool, sauna, Jacuzzi and tennis court) and plenty of nearby attractions including Exmoor and the coast within easy driving distance.
Welcoming families, couples and dogs, this comfy cottage provides an ideal self-catering base for exploring the many attractions of Devon (including Exmoor and the coast within driving distance). Excellent on-site facilities including an indoor pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, play area, games room and tennis court.
Treat yourself, your family and your friends to a stay in this luxurious barn conversion in Somerset. The self-catering property is close to Taunton and within easy reach of Exmoor National Park, the Quantocks and the north Somerset coast. There is space for 12 people to sleep in six beautifully appointed ensuite bedrooms, including a private heated indoor swimming pool, covered outdoor hot tub, and games room. It's perfect for family get-togethers or celebrating a special occasion, with guests having the option of onsite catering and natural therapies. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold