A comfy welcoming retreat providing stylish self-catering enhanced by original features, ideally placed on the Norfolk/Suffolk borders. An excellent base for exploring the many attractions of Suffolk and Norfolk, as well as Norwich city.
Just because you're staying in Sherwood Forest doesn't mean you have to rough it like Robin Hood and his merry men! Savile House is a lovely home which comfortably sleeps four in one double and two single rooms. It's perfect for couples, friends, and families with kids who don't like to share, and because it's so wonderfully central, you won't spend all holiday in the car. Not only is Sherwood Forest with its famous Major Oak tree three miles away, but Ollerton Mill is a short walk, and the White Hart Inn is even closer. Nottingham, Mansfield and Worksop are all a short drive from the house, and with an abundance of country walks, cycling trails, forest and parks to explore, your holiday will be full of fun and fantastic memories.
A cosy romantic pet-free retreat just for two with log burning stove, fabulous spa bath for two, king-size bed and lovely valley views. The perfect place to escape away from it all in a tranquil haven within the popular South Hams area of Devon. Enjoy coastal and country walks, lazy days on the golden sands and an abundance of day trips out. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
A delightful holiday cottage that sits in a pretty tranquil setting on the Scottish Borders near to the popular Scottish Border town of Kelso. Great walking and fishing, superb places for a meal out, plenty of historic sites to visit and wonderful shopping are just some of the reasons to visit (along with the use of a tennis court!). Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Hog Cottage is located a short stroll from the heart of the Derbyshire market town of Wirksworth on the outskirts of the Peak District National Park. Offering cosy self catering holiday accommodation for four guests, the cottage is an ideal base for exploring the areas many attractions and taking advantage of the outdoor activities available in this vast outdoor playground.
A charming holiday cottage located in a tranquil area which is a haven for wildlife. Close to Bude and its lovely beaches, The Hayloft provides a perfect base for visiting North Cornwall and an ideal romantic retreat for couples. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
Spacious and full of character, this welcoming retreat for two sits on a hill farm in the North York Moors National Park, and offers the opportunity of peace and tranquility, lovely walks, spectacular views and a welcoming base for exploring the areas many attractions.
These attractive beautifully furnished holiday lodges provide the perfect retreat for those looking for a golfing holiday or a relaxing break. They overlook the golf course of Cottesmore Country Club and benefit from the use of the health club. Enjoy a break in the glorious countryside of West Sussex. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Beautiful holiday home with private terrace - ideal for enjoying the stunning views of the Derwent Valley. Located in the heart of the Peak District, providing a great base for visiting Chatsworth House and Alton Towers and exploring some of Englands most beautiful countryside. BBQ, Country pub, Short breaks.
A charming Cornish self catering holiday cottage in the small village of St Issey, just three miles from the popular fishing port of Padstow on the north coast of Cornwall. An ideal location if you enjoy lazy days on the beach, walking, fishing, fine dining and relaxing! Direct access onto the Camel Trail - cycle or walk to Padstow for lunch! Tourist board rating: 3 Star
Perfect for couples looking for a weekend away or longer holiday exploring East Anglia, this romantic Four Star Gold holiday home sleeps two guests and sits in the village of Flixton on the Suffolk/Norfolk borders. There is a village pub a short walk away as well as the popular Aviation Museum. St Peter's Brewery is also within walking distance and the lovely beaches and nature reserves of the Suffolk coastline are within easy reach by car. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
A delightful Four Star Gold holiday retreat sleeping two on the Suffolk/Norfolk borders in the village of Flixton with a village pub and the Aviation Museum a short stroll away. St Peter's Brewery is also within walking distance and Suffolk's coast is a short car ride away with beaches for lazy days and some of the country's top nature reserves. Short breaks offered all year round - an excellent choice for couples who enjoy walking, cycling, bird watching, exploring and relaxing. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
A dog-friendly cottage that is perfect for families or friends in the heart of the Peak District National Park on the Derbyshire/Staffordshire borders. Plenty of outside space for relaxing and playing, superb walking amongst the White Peak and plenty of attractions (including Chatsworth House and Alton Towers) within easy driving distance.
A cosy, pretty holiday cottage located in the lovely market town of Saxmundham near to Snape and the popular coastal town of Aldeburgh providing the ideal base to enjoy all that Suffolk has to offer. Step back in time and enjoy everything this riverside market town has to offer including a good choice of shops, galleries, restaurants and a weekly market. Perfect for a family holiday or getting away for the weekend with friends. 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
Marston Magna is a charming village in the heart of Somerset, just five miles from Yeovil and Sherborne. Set back from the road Bridge Cottage sleeps four guests in two bedrooms plus a baby or toddler. The period cottage was built in 1883 and retains some original features, including exposed beams. Bridge Cottage is within easy reach of Hayes Motor Museum and Fleet Air Museum. Plus, Glastonbury Tor and many National Trust properties are also a short distance away. With a wealth of excellent walking paths nearby, Bridge Cottage is an ideal base in Somerset for your holiday.
Cockington is one of Devon's prettiest villages with an abundance of thatched cottages and charmingly narrow lanes. Just 300 metres from the heart of the village (and the popular Drum Inn!), Mallock Cottage provides wonderfully comfortable accommodation for couples and families with older children who appreciate peace and space but who also want to be close to Torquay and the many attractions of the English Riviera. With a wealth of cycling trails and footpaths nearby, as well as fantastic attractions like Cockington Court and Country Park, there is no better place to stay than Mallock Cottage for a memorable holiday in Devon.
The attention to details and interior design of The Surveyors House makes it stand out amongst the crowd. Popular with discerning travellers, this fabulous townhouse sits right in the heart of the bustling market town of Tetbury within the Cotswolds AONB and enjoys fantastic eateries, shops and walks on the doorstep. A superb base for exploring this beautiful part of Central England with an abundance of attractions close by.
Burrow Meadows is ideally placed in an exclusive development in Cumbria on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, within walking distance of the shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants of Kirkby Lonsdale. Guests have excellent on-site leisure facilities (indoor pool, gym and spa) and a wealth of attractions to discover throughout the Dales, Lake District, Forest of Bowland, Cumbrian Coast and the Howgills. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
Set amidst beautiful countryside, this barn conversion offers spacious holiday accommodation in the North West of Cumbria and within easy reach of the City of Carlisle, Lake District and the Scottish Borders. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
The popularity of ‘staycations’ in the UK is ever increasing and without flights to arrange, the UK offers a ‘hassle free’ holiday destination that lends itself well to taking a weekend away at short notice. Whether you are looking for pet friendly accommodation for a walking weekend with your dog; seeking a luxury ‘bolt-hole’ for two for a surprise romantic break; or require a big property for a get together with friends or family, we have a great selection of last minute offers to cater for every occasion.
During the busy summer months, the selection of offers may not be as extensive as the low season, so if you can be flexible and avoid peak times, you will have a far greater choice both in terms of facilities and discounts available. You also get to enjoy the ‘magic’ of a cosy cottage if it has a roaring fire, and tourist hot spots with fewer crowds during the quieter months.
Whether you are looking to get away tomorrow or in eight week's time, there’s sure to be a late availability offer just waiting to be booked.
Tips: Find out exactly what is included in the price to ensure the last minute deal is as good as you think it is. If you can be flexible, you may get a better deal on a mid-week break. Popular pubs and restaurants often get booked up over the weekend, so do a little research (or ask the owner for recommendations) and pre-book in advance. Keep packing to a minimum (particularly if you are arriving on public transport!) so find out what facilities are provided in the cottage to save extra baggage (for example hairdryers, cot/high chair, bed linen and towels). It is also worth checking if any extra welcome goodies are provided such as a tea tray or bottle of wine to enjoy when you arrive. If not, take your own with you or find out where the nearest shop is (and check opening times). To get the most enjoyment out of your stay, do some research in advance and put together your 'bucket list' for everything you want to see and do whilst away. With a little forward planning, you'll be surprised how much you can fit into a short break away.