Leat Cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, providing 4-Star accommodation for families, couples and friends. It is one of seven cottages at Low Costa Mill, with guests having use of a swimming pool, 10 acres of grounds, a children's playground, and a big lawn for playing ball games. The estate is on the outskirts of Pickering, within easy reach of the North York Moors National Park and North Riding Forest. It's perfect for cycling and walking, with the cottage having secure bike storage with walks and bike rides from the door. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Perfect for couples, Carters Cottage is well-equipped to a 4-Star standard and offers guests the use of excellent on-site facilities that include an indoor swimming pool and 10 acres of grounds. With a log-fire, the holiday cottage is a welcoming bolt-hole for two at any time of the year and sitting on the edge of Pickering, it has excellent amenities close to hand and is within easy reach of the North York Moors National Park and North Riding Forest. A great choice for those who enjoy walking, cycling, exploring or simply relaxing whilst on holiday. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
This top floor beachfront apartment is a fantastic find. Located in Bigbury-on-Sea, guests have panoramic views from the living room and the balcony and is just steps from the sand. Guests have access to the leisure facilities in the complex that include an indoor swimming pool, gym, bar and restaurant, as well as an allocated parking space. Bigbury is part of the Dorset Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and within easy reach of Kingsbridge, Salcombe and Plymouth. There is space for up to four people to sleep in two bedrooms, making the apartment a favourite with couples as well as families of all ages.
The way the owners have styled Soleil Couchant makes it feel more like a tropical hideaway than what is a very comfortable Pembrokeshire apartment. The spacious property sleeps up to six people in two bedrooms, with a private balcony and sole use of a heated swimming pool. The layout is excellent for couples or families and, with Tenby's beaches, the Pembrokeshire Coast Footpath, Folly Farm and so many favourite attractions within easy reach, it's always a popular self-catering choice in every season.
A fantastic, family-friendly bungalow with a heated outdoor pool and private gardens to the front and rear, Shalom is only 15-minutes from Tenby with some of Pembrokeshire's favourite attractions including Folly Farm and Oakwood even closer. There is excellent access to the Pembrokeshire National Park and the Pembroke Coast Footpath, as well as places like St David's, Narbeth and Saundersfoot. Tenby has lots to offer visitors in every season. With space to accommodate up to six people in three bedrooms, Shalom provides a comfortable base from which families can explore.
You can walk to the beach in 5 minutes from the door of this pretty cottage close to Filey Bay and within easy reach of favourite places that include Scarborough, Bridlington and the North York Moors National Park. The cottage is part of a private holiday development with guests having access to facilities that include swimming pools, a cafe and pub, as well as an adventure playground and games arcade. There is space for up to four people to sleep in two beautiful ensuite bedrooms and a layout that is ideal for couples or families.
High Cloud Farm and Barn provide not only fantastic self-catering accommodation for big groups, but also the perfect spot to host your family Christmas, milestone birthday party or hen weekend. The two properties combine to sleep up to 24 people in ten very comfortable bedrooms, sitting within 30 private acres with beautiful views and walks from the front door. It is peaceful and private, with easy access to the Brecon Beacons National Park, the Wye Valley and favourite market towns such as Abergavenny and Monmouth.
This country bolthole is ideal for couples looking for an easy escape. The luxurious period holiday cottage has loads of charm together with lots of extras like an outdoor hot tub which have earned it a 5-Star Gold rating from Visit Britain. Two comfortable double bedrooms make it perfect for one or two couples, and there is also space for an extra bed to sleep a child or baby. Exmoor National Park, beautiful beaches and the Quantock Hills are all within easy reach. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
The owners of The Treehouse prove that it's possible to combine adventure and luxury. Fall asleep gazing at the Somerset skies, listening to the gentle rustle of leaves on the cedar shingle roof in this 5-star self-catering property, which sleeps four people in two bedrooms. The custom octagonal building is close to Exmoor National Park and the Quantock Hills AONB, within walking distance of Halse village and the New Inn pub, and only a short drive from beautiful Somerset and North Devon beaches. Tourist board rating: 5 Star
The Apple Tree House is a luxurious escape from the stress and bustle of daily life. The elevated three-bedroom holiday home sits close to the boughs of two mature lime trees, giving fantastic views in an incredibly peaceful location. A flexible layout sleeps six people and is ideal for families or friends such as those on a hen weekend or celebratory break, with guests benefiting from a location within easy reach of beautiful beaches, Exmoor National Park, Quantock Hills and Taunton. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
This 17th Century, Grade II listed Somerset Long House has carefully been brought into the 21st Century without losing an iota of its charm. The owners of Cherry Tree Farm have created a luxurious country holiday retreat with plenty of space indoors and out, and room for ten people to sleep in five well-appointed bedrooms. Exmoor National Park, the Quantock Hills AONB and the beautiful beaches of Somerset and North Devon are all within easy reach, and there is a friendly pub only a five-minute walk away. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Finding somewhere that sleeps 12 people with a flexible layout, is close to beaches but also near countryside walks and good mountain bike routes, offers the luxury adults crave (including a hot tub and swimming pool for guests exclusive use!) with the space kids need, and which is suitable for family and friends is a walk in the park once you have discovered Lavender Barn. The 200-year old holiday home ticks all of the boxes, offering 5-Star Gold accommodation close to Exmoor National Park, The Quantock Hills AONB and beautiful beaches. There is a friendly pub within walking distance and plenty more places to eat, drink, shop and explore in the surrounding towns and villages. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Escape to the country in this charming stone holiday cottage. With room for seven people to sleep in three bedrooms, it is perfect for families, giving lovely views and easy access to places like the Shropshire AONB and Offa's Dyke. The cottage is on a family-run farm close to where Shropshire, Herefordshire, and Powys meet, and only a few miles from Presteigne and Knighton. With 4-Star status from Visit Britain, Rose Cottage is very family and dog-friendly and ideal for walkers and cyclists. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Tucked away on a quiet family-run farm next to the Welsh border and the Shropshire Hills AONB, Orchard Cottage is ideal for large or extended family holidays. It easily sleeps up to 14 people in five beautiful bedrooms and has plenty of space inside and out. Sit back and enjoy the stunning countryside views, swim in the indoor heated pool or watch the kids have fun in the adventure playground or games room. Located at the point where Shropshire, Herefordshire and Powys meet, there are plenty of attractions including Offa's Dyke, Hereford and Ludlow within easy reach. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
There's something for the whole family at St Tinney Farm Holidays. The owners of the 34-acre site have won multiple awards for the quality of their conservation efforts, and children love wandering along the nature trails, discovering more about this beautiful environment. Beaches such as Widemouth Bay, Crackington Haven and Bude are all just a short drive away, while places like Tintagel, Bodmin and Dartmoor are also within easy reach. Guests have use of facilities that include an on-site bar serving good food, outdoor heated swimming pool, games room and play areas.
The owners of St Tinney have turned this former dairy farm into a fantastic, family-friendly holiday destination with a good variety of accommodation and excellent amenities. Elm Cottage sleeps four people (plus cot) in two bedrooms, with guests having access to 34-acres of Cornish countryside, a games room, onsite pub serving good food, play areas and fishing lakes. Widemouth Bay and Bude are only a few miles away, while Boscastle and Tintagel are also nearby.
Treat your family to a holiday in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales that they will remember for a lifetime. The Old Vicarage is a gorgeous early-Victorian property that sleeps 9 people (10 by arrangement) in five bedrooms. Original features and antique furnishings are brought into the 21st Century with the addition of a high-quality entertainment system, WiFi and a 15-metre indoor swimming pool with a Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room. Guests have plenty of space both indoors and out, with direct access to the River Swale and stunning views from every window. The owners have worked hard to create a space that is both welcoming and luxurious, earning a 5-Star Gold Award from Visit England. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Once you have experienced the charm of West Wales, you will understand why people return here for their holidays year after year. Herne Cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms with guests having use of an indoor swimming pool and hot tub, so it is ideal for couples and small families. The holiday cottage is just a few miles from Solva and the Pembrokeshire National Park. Whitesands Bay, Newgale Beach and the Pembrokeshire Coastal Footpath are only a five-minute drive from the door, while St Davids is not much further. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
The Old Chapel has everything a couple could want for a romantic holiday in West Wales, including the perfect location close to the Pembrokeshire National Park, the pretty harbourside village of Solva and stunning beaches like Newgale and Whitesands Bay. St Davids is a short drive away, as is the Pembrokeshire Coastal Footpath and the Preseli Hills. The holiday cottage is one of three 4-Star self-catering cottages at Hendre House, with onsite facilities that include a heated indoor swimming pool and relaxing hot tub. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
This lovely child and pet-friendly holiday cottage is close to Solva and the Pembrokeshire National Park and only a five-minute drive from Whitesands Bay and Newgale Beach. Winterton Cottage is one of three 4-star self-catering Pembrokeshire cottages at Hendre House, where on-site facilities include an indoor swimming pool, barbecue hut and children's play area. With space for four people in two bedrooms, plus a sofa-bed that can sleep a further two adults, it is a fantastic place for couples, families and friends. Tourist board rating: 4 Star