A historic stone barn conversion offering the perfect coastal retreat for a family or friends just a short stroll to the beach on the beautiful Pembrokeshire Coast. Spend your days walking the rolling countryside, lazing on the golden sands, surfing or exploring the areas many attractions. Tourist board rating: 5 Star.
A lovely 5 Star, 17th Century Grade II listed farmhouse with six bedrooms offering a wealth of features and very good facilities for family holidays including a games room, beautiful walled garden and beach just a short stroll away. Whether you want to spend your days relaxing on the golden sands, surfing, walking or visiting the areas many attractions, this is an ideal base. Tourist board rating: 5 Star.
Eight delightful stone holiday cottages on a four hundred acre estate in a picturesque wooded valley between the villages of Beulah and Abergwesyn in the heart of Mid Wales. Sleeping one to nine guests or larger groups if booked together, the cottages are ideal for a romantic break, family holiday or reunion of friends. With hot tub, stunning scenery, beautiful walks and an abundance of wildlife, Trallwm Forest Cottages offer all the right ingredients for a relaxing holiday.
An impressive large house (sleeping nineteen), as well as four further cottages (ideal for couples, friends or families) located on a Devonshire estate with excellent leisure facilities. Perfect for a romantic break, family holiday, friends reunion or when hired together, a special celebration including small weddings.
A comfortable holiday home providing an ideal base for large groups of friends or family who want to explore the Forest of Bowland, along with the Yorkshire Dales, Lake District and Lancashire's coast. Glorious countryside on the doorstep with superb opportunities for walkers, cyclers and horse riders.
A tranquil rural retreat offering impressive self-catering accommodation for large groups of sixteen on the Somerset/Dorset border. A haven for wildlife with stunning views, this fabulous barn conversion is ideal for celebrating a special occasion and getting away with friends and families. Outside catering can be arranged, along with a number of other services such as a beautician for pampering.
A versatile large holiday home accommodating up to ten guests in the pretty Hampshire village of Sway in the New Forest National Park. The Quayside market town of Lymington is just four miles away and there are an abundance of attractions within easy reach. The perfect mix of forest and coast!
Sitting in an enviable position on the Bolton Abbey Estate, Barden Bunk Barn is a great venue for large groups of friends, families, outdoor enthusiasts and team building events sleeping up to twenty four guests. Surrounded by glorious Yorkshire Dales scenery, this historically significant Grade I barn has four bunk rooms for sleeping, open plan living with pool table, self catering facilities, and magnificent views. Priest House Restaurant is on the estate for catering.
Burrs Farm is the perfect place to get your family and friends together to celebrate a special occasion or just relax and catch up. The house sits on three private acres at the end of a mile-long track, so there are no worries about keeping the neighbours up if your family can get a little noisy when they get together. Despite its secluded feel, it's only a ten-minute walk from Chelmorton and the Church Inn pub, and a five-minute drive from the award-winning Royal Oak. Bakewell, Buxton and Chatsworth House are all close by, and there are countless miles of walking and mountain bike paths, including the Monsal Trail, virtually on the doorstep. With seven bedrooms sleeping up to 20 guests, three living areas, a huge country kitchen and lots of flat fields and gardens in which to play, you can spend time with your favourite people and still enjoy your own space.
Stay the peaceful heart of the north Pembrokeshire countryside at Blaenbetws. This holiday cottage is a beloved family home and retains a warm, welcoming atmosphere that immediately puts guests at ease. It is a ten-minute walk from the Penybryn Arms, and with space for eight guests in four bedrooms, including one on the ground floor, it is ideal for families and groups of friends who want space and privacy while still being near Cardigan Bay's beautiful beaches.
If you are looking for a Peak District cottage with added "wow" factor, you will love Ashford Mill. Ashford Mill can accommodate up to eight adults in three bedrooms (plus a sofa bed), with a layout that is as good for families as it is for friends, or even couples who appreciate peace and privacy. The house sits beside the River Wye on a quiet lane in the charming village of Ashford in the Water, within a few minutes walk of the Ashford Arms and the Bulls Head. Bakewell is less than two miles away, while Buxton and Chatsworth House are around 10 miles. With Monsal Head, the Monsal Trail and numerous footpaths and cycling paths to explore, its location is perfect for exploring the Peak District National Park.
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.
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.
Two spacious 3 Star holiday cottage set in beautiful rolling countryside within Northern Ireland. The holiday cottages have panoramic views and are conveniently within walking distance to the village and beach. Tourist board rating: 3 Star.
Three apartments in one building specialising in self-catering for large groups of up to eighteen. Located in an idyllic village (with two pubs) in an enviable position with beautiful panoramic views over Carmarthen Bay, this is an ideal place for a weekend breaks or longer holiday with friends or family.
A large modern holiday home conveniently placed within walking distance of the centre of the popular market town of Lymington with shops, pubs, restaurants and quayside to watch the boats come and go. On the edge of the New Forest National Park, guests can enjoy superb opportunities for walking, cycling, sailing, fishing and pony trekking and an abundance of attractions (including beaches) a short drive away. You can also hop on the ferry from Lymington and visit the Isle of Wight.
A fabulous large dog-friendly holiday cottage for eight guests in the small peaceful Derbyshire hamlet of Bradbourne on the outskirts of the Peak District National Park. The market town of Ashbourne is close by, Carsington Water is just a mile away (as is a good local family eating pub!) and you can walk to Tissington and Brassington, possibly the Derbyshire Dales prettiest villages. Superb walking, cycling and horse riding with access onto the Tissington and High Peak Trails and an abundance of attractions within easy reach. All year round appeal with the use of a fabulous indoor heated swimming pool, log burner and stunning views.
A charming Cotswold stone period self catering holiday cottage set within the lovely Cotswolds village of Willersey close to Chipping Campden and Broadway. Two very good pubs within walking distance and plenty of attractions close by. The perfect place for exploring the Cotswolds and Central England.
With exceptional views, this beautifully furnished holiday home sits on the edge of the Cotswolds and is perfectly placed for visiting the spectacular nearby Roman City of Bath. A haven for wildlife, this is an ideal 'away from it all' with city attractions close by.
Just a mile from Lannacombe beach, Hollowcombe Cottage sits on a working farm midway between Salcombe and Dartmouth in the glorious South Hams area of Devon. With easy access from the cottage onto the South West Coastal path, guests can enjoy fabulous walking, glorious beaches and plenty of attractions for day trips out.
With plenty of space and privacy to have fun, self catering is a popular choice of venue for a hen night. We have cottages with hot tubs, swimming pools and spa facilities for some extra pampering before the big day; large houses with onsite facilities that can cater for a party; stylish retreats by the sea where you can enjoy lazy days on the beach before hitting the town for some fun and cosy cottages for a more relaxed night away catching up with the girls with a glass of bubbly or two in front of the fire. Many of the cottage owners are more than happy to help arrange additional treats and surprises to make the hen weekend a memorable one such as a visit from a beautician or therapist for a pedicure or massage; your very own chef for a special night of dining and cocktails or activity days for the more adventurous.
Whatever you are planning, we have plenty of large holiday homes that you can make your very own for your hen night or weekend away with the girls. For more inspiration, take a look at some of our selected properties that are ideal hen night venues.
Tips: What better way to get the weekend off to a good start than to have champagne on ice ready for your arrival – speak to the owner to see if they can arrange this. If you want to organise special activities, make sure you book as far in advance as possible to avoid disappointment. Every bride needs some time to recover from her hen night and self catering accommodation is often cheaper during the winter and spring months. We have some superb large luxury holiday homes that can be incredibly cost effective when splitting the cost with friends – a hen night's the perfect time to treat yourself to a little luxury at an affordable price!