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Broadgate Farm Cottages - Beverley, East Yorkshire
Broadgate Farm Cottages Beverley East Yorkshire 5 self-catering properties, 5 star rated, Sleeps: 2 to 8 per cottage (26 in total). Beverley.

Broadgate Farm self-catering holiday cottages have been skillfully converted from period barns & farm buildings into modern comfortable holiday accommodation. All interiors individually designed using natural materials, quality furnishings and sumptuous fabrics. Broadgate Farm is just 2 miles from Beverley, and the perfect location from which to explore East Yorkshire countryside and coastline. Walk the Yorshire Wolds or explore the stately homes of Castle Howard, Sledmere hour, Burton Agnes and Burton Constable. There are hidden gems to discover. All the Cottages are rated either 4 or 5 star and have the prestigious Gold Award so you can be assured of a comfortable stay at Broadgate farm. Infact the properties recently won the Remarkable East Yorkshire Tourism Award for Self Catering 2013

Knavesmire Cottage - York, North Yorkshire
Knavesmire Cottage York North Yorkshire Bedrooms: 2 (1 double, 1 twin). Sleeps 4. Dringhouses, York. Short breaks off-peak. Pets welcome.

A 2 bedroom cottage situated close to York. This lovely historic cottage is perfect for exploring the beautiful city of York and rural North Yorkshire. Situated at Knavesmire and just 20 minutes walk from York, it is close to York Racecourse, the National Railway Museum, and many excellent pubs and restaurants. The gorgeous city of York offers Minster Cathedral, the Yorvik Viking Centre, York Dungeon and a plethora of attractions, shops and pubs.

Dovecot Cottage - Wooler, Northumberland
Dovecot Cottage Wooler Northumberland Sleeps 8-10. (2 double, 2 twin, 1 sofabed). Wooler. Short breaks off-peak min. of 3 nights. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome.

A large 4 bedroom self-catering holiday cottage in Northumberland, awarded 5 stars by Visit England, Dovecot is a beautifully renovated barn conversion situated in the Glendale Valley just bordering the National park. Equidistant between Berwick Upon Tweed and Alnwick and just a half hour from Northumberland's beautiful Heritage coastline, the cottage is situated on a working farm that nestles under the Cheviot Hills, and is one of 3 cottages available to rent at the same location. Dovecot is a beautiful cottage for walking, fishing, gliding, riding or cycling holiday. It overlooks a private tennis court which guests are welcome to use and there is trout and salmon fishing on offer just minutes from the cottage.

The Smithy - Wooler, Northumberland
The Smithy Wooler Northumberland Sleeps 2. Bedrooms: 1 (1 double). Wooler. Short breaks off-peak min. of 3 nights. 2 well-behaved small dogs welcome.

A perfect holiday cottage for a couple has been created from an original farm smithy in Wooler, Northumberland. Awarded 5 stars by Visit England, The Smithy nestles in the Glendale Valley at the edge of the National park. Positioned 16 miles from both Berwick Upon Tweed and Alnwick, both fantastic for shopping and history, and just a half hour from Northumberland's beautiful Heritage coastline, this luxury cottage is in the grounds of the working farm where the owners live. Walking, fishing, riding or cycling are on the doorstep of this fabulous holiday home. There is also a tennis court on site for guests' use, and opportunities for trout and salmon fishing in the river that runs through the farm. There are two other larger cottages available in the same location, sleeping 4 and 10 respectively.

Fell View Cottage - Allithwaite, Cumbria
Fell View Cottage Allithwaite Cumbria Sleeps 4-5 (1 Double, 1 Triple). Village location. South Lakes. Pets welcome by prior arrangement

A comfortable property in a village location close to Cartmel and Grange-over-Sands. Many of the Lakes best attractions and facilities are close to the holiday home including the Windermere Lake Cruises, Lakeside and Haverthwaite Steam Railway and Aquarium of the Lakes A perfect base to explore the South Lakes or explore the famous gardens of Levens Hall.

Dorothy's Cottage - Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex
Dorothy's Cottage Bexhill on Sea East Sussex Bedrooms 3: 1 double, 1 twin, 1 single. Bexhill-on-Sea. Short breaks (3 nights minimum). Up to 2 pets allowed.

Dorothy’s cottage is a beautiful red brick cottage in the historic seaside resort of Bexhill-on-Sea. Over a hundred years old, the cottage has period features, and gardens to the front and back. Bexhill-on-Sea is surrounded by the magnificent countryside and coastline of East Sussex, an area popular with visitors, with many historic villages and towns to explore. Local attractions include Bexhill Museum, Manor Barn Gardens, Battle Abbey, Firle Place, Lewes Castle, Michelham Priory, Beachey Head, Drusillas Zoo Park (a popular family attraction), and Charleston Farm House (the country retreat of the Bloomsbury Group). The area also offers opportunities for cycling, boating, fishing, golf, swimming, sailing, and riding.

Highfields Manor - Belton, Leicestershire
Highfields Manor Belton Leicestershire Sleeps up to 26. Contemporary manor house. Indoor pool. Large gardens. Disabled access.

This imposing, contemporary manor house is the house for everyone and anyone! If you are looking for boutique chic – look no further – with a heated indoor pool, hot tub and sauna/steam cubicle and games room/bar with pool table, dart board, shuffleboard table, card table, this is the place to come for serious fun! Want to chill out - there's even a Pilates/yoga studio (instructor by arrangement). Ample parking and extensive grounds make this property perfect for large groups. The 360º wrap around terrace and extensive gardens provide ample space to enjoy drinks, barbeques, croquet, cricket and other activities. Highfields Manor & Spa is ten minutes from the university town of Loughborough, Donington Park, the M1 and M42 motorways and East Midlands Airport, Nottingham and Leicester making the house very accessible from London and other major cities.

Thornbridge Manor - Bakewell, Derbyshire
Thornbridge Manor Bakewell Derbyshire Sleeps up to 27. Manor House. Disabled Access

Thornbridge Manor is a luxury holiday property ideal for families and larger groups as the accommodation is very flexible. This stunning property has been fitted out to the highest standard and provides you with an ideal base from which to explore all that the Peak District has to offer. It has so much to offer including a tennis court, croquet lawn and children's play area. Not sure how you will find the time to get to Chatsworth House or Alton Towers or the other local attractions but you just might!

Elgar Cottage - Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
Elgar Cottage Ross-on-Wye Herefordshire Sleeps: 2. Bedrooms: 1 (1 king-sized 4-poster + cot). Herefordshire. Short breaks. Sorry no pets.

This is a wonderful 5 star cottage in peaceful countryside on a Georgian estate just outside Ross-on-Wye. Elgar Cottage nestles in 14 acres of parkland in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The cottage is perfect for exploring the glorious Wye Valley where the river provides opportunties for rock climbing, canoeing or abseiling on and around its picturesque banks. Ross-on-Wye has quaint wooden-framed houses and good pubs and restaurants, and this cottage is centrally located for the Malvern Hills, the Brecon Beacons, the Black Mountains and the Cotswolds - perfect for anyone wishing to tour the Heart of England.

Hop Pickers' House - at Brook Farm - Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire
Hop Pickers' House - at Brook Farm Tenbury Wells Worcestershire Sleeps: 2. Bedrooms: 1 (four poster, king-size bed). Worcestershire. Short breaks. Pets welcome.

Hop Pickers' House is situated in a peaceful, rural location on nearly 9 acres of private garden, orchard and meadowland. Nestling in the Teme Valley on the Worcester, Shropshire and Herefordshire borders, the cottage is convenient for a huge range of activities - horseriding amongst the forest paths and bridleways, off-road biking, cycling through country lanes, and boat trips and fishing in the rivers. The area's historic towns and villages ooze character. Ludlow is renowned for some of the highest quality restaurants in the country. There is so much to see in the heart of England and this lovely little cottage is convenient for exploring it all.

Chobbs Barn - Eye, Suffolk
Chobbs Barn Eye Suffolk Bedrooms: 1 double. Sleeps: 2. Eye. Short breaks welcome. Sorry no pets.

Contemporary and comfortable, Chobbs Barn is the perfect rural retreat. Situated in a quiet location on the edge of a tranquil village this is an ideal base from which to explore the historic towns of East Anglia. Every effort has been made to ensure your stay is comfortable; a king-sized four poster bed, the latest power shower, underfloor heating, fluffy white towels and complimentary toiletries - you won't want to leave!

Alice Cottage - Oundle, Northamptonshire
Alice Cottage Oundle Northamptonshire Sleeps: 2. Bedrooms: 1 (1 double). Oundle. Short breaks off-peak. Disabled access. Sorry, no pets.

Alice Cottage is a 5 star rural cottage situated in rural Northamptonshire, close to town of Oundle and convenient for walking in the lovely wooded Nene Valley, exploring manor houses and gardens, pictureesque market towns and country pubs. The ancient woodland above the Nene Valley is a mosaic of habitats and the area teems with rare wildlife. It is a great area to take children on holiday, with cycling and watersports around the region's many lakes. The accommodation is fully accessible for wheelchair users.

Tweedle Dum Cottage - Youlgreave, Derbyshire
Tweedle Dum Cottage Youlgreave Derbyshire Sleeps: 2 + baby. Bedrooms: 1 (1 Kingsize). Derbyshire. Short breaks. Pets welcome.

Tweedle Dum cottage is a luxury historic one bedroom cottage with beautiful features, wooden beams, stripped floors and a four-poster bed! Located in the heart of Youlgreave, one of the prettiest villages of the Peak District. An area of outstanding beauty, covering 555 square miles, there is something for everyone here: with many fabulous walks and cycles right from the doorstep. Carsington Water, which offers a full range of water sports, is a short drive away. There are opportunities to go caving, climbing, horse-riding and hot air balooning. Or take a gentle stroll around the village where three pubs serve homecooked meals.

Terry Holt Cottage - Branscombe, Devon
Terry Holt Cottage Branscombe Devon Bedrooms: 1 double ensuite. Sleeps: 2. Branscombe. Short breaks. No pets.

East Devon is a beautiful place to visit for a holiday and has a wealth of stunning countryside and coastal scenery. There are top events and lots of activities in the area throughout the year with carnivals, festivals, fairs and markets to enjoy. Terry Holt Cottage is part of a quaint stone built terrace in the historic village of Branscombe (which boasts three National Trust properties). It is only 5 minutes walk to the beach on the famous Jurassic Coast, and 5 minutes walk to a 14th-century pub serving excellent local food. This cosy cottage makes an ideal holiday home in this highly desirable Devon village.

Rooky's Nook - Trewalder, Cornwall
Rooky's Nook Trewalder Cornwall Sleeps: 2. Bedrooms:1 - galleried double ensuite. Port Isaac and Tintagel 5 miles. Short breaks. Dogs welcome by prior arrangement for a fee of £25/booking.

For discerning couples, no expense has been spared to create a home-from-home romantic holiday cottage hideaway in what was formerly a blacksmith's barn. Rough cast walls, slate floors and a huge inglenook fireplace make up this Cornish cottage retreat, which is close to the charming fishing village of Port Isaac, and equidistant to Tintagel, home of the legend of King Arthur and the lovely, ancient town of Camelford. The area offers many activities such as cycling, walking, fishing and surfing all within easy reach. Or if you are on a romantic break or honeymoon, you will simply want to chill out and enjoy the immaculate facilities, beautiful garden and sunny patio of this cosy Cornish cottage.

Seaview Cottage - Newbiggin-by-the-sea, Northumberland
Seaview Cottage Newbiggin-by-the-sea Northumberland Sleeps: 6. Bedrooms: 2 (1 double, 2 twin, 2 pullout beds). Newbiggin-by-the-sea. Short breaks off-peak. Dogs welcome.

Seaview Cottage sleeps 2-6 people in 2 bedrooms. Situated in the pretty seaside town of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, and just a stone's throw from the beach, the cottage provides a superb base for visiting this Northumbrian coastline, Tyneside and the Scottish borders. The area is rich in wildlife - perfect for walking or bird watching or for a cycling holiday with the family. The breathtaking scenery and a gorgeous coastline provide the opportunity for many scenic drives and for exploring Alnwick Castle, Go Ape Forest Park and many other attractions.

Wisteria Cottages - Dorrington, Shropshire
Wisteria Cottages Dorrington Shropshire Bedrooms: Cottage 1: 1 twin room; Cottage 2: 1 Double Bed. Shrewsbury. Short breaks (3 nights minimum). Disabled access.

Wisteria Cottages are nestled in the beautiful Shropshire countryside. Each cottage has own outside space, including a patio with table and chairs, from which you can relax and enjoy outstanding views of the south Shropshire hills. These cottages are ideally located in a central Shropshire location providing an excellent base for cycling, walking, golfing and horse-riding breaks. The cottages are modern, fully equipped and furnished to the highest standards. You can unwind in comfort after a long day exploring the wonderful Shropshire countryside.

Woodpeckers - Cullompton, Devon
Woodpeckers Cullompton Devon Bedrooms: 1 Super King. Secluded luxury log cabin. Hot tub Set in 35 acres of parkland. Weekend and short breaks available.

Woodpeckers is located in ancient oak woodland, overlooking 35 acres of landscaped lakes, gardens and woodland of Woody Park. Catering exclusively for couples, Woodpeckers is your perfect romantic hideaway. A wonderful secluded cabin where you can retreat from everyday life, and simply relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. During your stay at Woody Park, you can explore south Dorset, north Devon, the Dartmoor National Park and the Exmoor National Park. Woodpecker is close to the historic city of Exeter. The city has a bustling centre with great shopping and other amenities. You can also visit the Norman Cathedral Church of St Peter, Exeter Quay and Powderham Castle.

Kingfishers - Cullompton, Devon
Kingfishers Cullompton Devon Bedrooms: 1 Super King, Located on a private island. Secluded luxury log cabin. Hot tub. Weekend and short breaks available.

Kingfishers offers the ultimate luxury log cabin romantic break. Set in 35 acres of beautiful lakes, gardens and woodland of Woody Park, it is the perfect place to relax and enjoy reading, painting, photography, birdwatching, fishing and walking. Catering exclusively for couples, Kingfishers at Woody Park is the superb location for honeymoons, romantic breaks, anniversary celebrations or simply to relax and unwind, free of the stresses of day-to-day life. Kingsfishers is the perfect lakeland hideaway.

Woodman's Loft - Alton, Hampshire
Woodman's Loft Alton Hampshire Bedrooms:1 Sleeps 2 (+ 1 child), Rural Hampshire property. Near Pub. Sorry no pets.

Woodman’s Loft is situated in the grounds of Southfield House, surrounded by bluebell woods and fields. It is in a rural setting yet is still only an hour from London by train. Closer to home there is much to do including a visit to Chawton (Jane Austen’s House), golf, walking and much more. It’s an ideal retreat for a couple both for a holiday or short break.

Ian's Cottage - Wedmore, Somerset
Ian's Cottage Wedmore Somerset Bedrooms: 1 (1 Double) Near Wedmore. Pub within walking distance. Short Breaks available.

This brick cottage is a perfect venue for couples looking for a romantic getaway. It is situated close to the village of Wedmore and has stunning views across the Somerset countryside. With a selection of pubs and shops in the village, there is everything you need on your doorstep. It’s also not far to Wells, Bristol or Bath so an ideal base from which to explore all the Somerset has to offer.

Wilf's Barn - Wedmore, Somerset
Wilf's Barn Wedmore Somerset Bedrooms: 1 (Double) Rural, romantic property. Short walk to pub. Near Bristol and Bath

Wilfs Barn has been lovingly restored from a 20th Century brickmaking works. An ideal romantic retreat for two, close to the village of Wedmore which has a selection of pubs, cafes and shops. Not far from the City of Wells, Glastonbury Tor and Abbey and Cheddar Gorge. Walking in the Mendip Hills, trips to Bath and Bristol are just a number of things you can do from this delightful property.

Grosvenor Cottage - Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
Grosvenor Cottage Ross-on-Wye Herefordshire Sleeps: 3. Bedrooms: 2 (1 Double, 1 Single). Herefordshire. Short breaks. Pets welcome.

Escape to the Wye Valley where a warm welcome awaits you in the graceful and tranquil ambience of Grosvenor Cottage, one of a group of holiday cottages that nestle in 14 acres of parkland on a Georgian estate. This 5 star cottage is close to the historic market town of Ross-on-Wye, where you'll find lovely timber framed houses, beautiful walks and a number of outstanding pubs and restaurants. This is a fantastic cottage for walking, cycling, canoeing, fishing, abseiling or rock climbing in and around the rivers of the Wye and Usk that meander through the Wye Valley. It's a land immortalised by the Romantic Poets and an area of outstanding natural beauty, yet it's only 2.5 hours from London.

India Cottage - Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
India Cottage Ross-on-Wye Herefordshire Sleeps: 4. Bedrooms: 2 (1 double, 2 twin). Ross-on-Wye. Short breaks available. Pets Welcome. Not suitable for younger children.

India Cottage is an immaculately presented holiday cottage in a quiet courtyard in the heart of the beautiful historic market town of Ross-on-Wye. Located next to the owner's second holiday home which sleeps 3, these spacious self-catering cottages can be rented separately or together for two families with older children or couples on holiday in a group. The Grade II listed building has been transformed with contemporary décor and furnishings that make your stay feel extra special. The cottage is perfectly situated for beautiful walks and a number of outstanding pubs and restaurants. On your doorstep are Herefordshire's gentle green hills, medieval castles, timber-framed houses, dramatic gorges and rare wildlife, where cycling, walking, canoeing and sightseeing are all on offer.

The Old Chapel - Yorkley, Gloucestershire
The Old Chapel Yorkley Gloucestershire Bedrooms: 2 doubles. Sleeps: 4. Gloucester 12 miles. Short breaks available. Sorry no pets.

The Old Chapel exudes peace and tranquillity. It feels very romantic in the evenings and it's the perfect place to 'switch off' and unwind. Situated up a small lane in a peaceful village you can literally start walking into the Forest right from the doorstep. The area is a wonderful place to explore with walking and cycle paths all around. There are a whole range of activities on offer and you can choose just how active you would like your holiday to be - on the other hand there are 4 comfortable reclining chairs in the courtyard garden!

Riverside Apartment - Kendal, Cumbria
Riverside Apartment Kendal Cumbria Bedrooms: 2. Sleeps: 4. Riverside apartment, Kendal, Short breaks. Sorry, no pets

This luxurious apartment has a wonderful riverside location, with generous balcony enjoying great views. Situated in the heart of Kendal, between the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales, the apartment is conveniently placed to gorgeous scenery, rare wildlife, characterful market towns and cruises on Windermere. Close to the apartment are a wide range of attractions - a golf courses, a ski slope, walking and mountain biking and much more, all within a mile. There are many good restaurants, bars and pubs within walking distance that serve delicious home-cooked produce. This superbly presented apartment is conveniently placed to enjoy all the Lake District has to offer.

New Thatched Cottage - Edingthorpe, Norfolk
New Thatched Cottage Edingthorpe Norfolk Bedrooms: 2. Sleeps: 4. North Walsham. Short breaks welcome.

This is a gorgeous thatched cottage in a sleepy country Norfolk village. There are quiet lanes and bridle paths for walking or cycling and the Norfolk Broads are nearby. Fabulous lovely sandy beaches are just 1.5 miles away, making this an ideal cottage for a family holiday. This period cottage has been beautifully renovated to provide superb self-catering accommodation - it even has an inglenook fireplace with a wood-burning stove for cosy evenings!

Sunrise Cottage - Alston, Cumbria
Sunrise Cottage Alston Cumbria Sleeps: 4 (+ baby/small child) 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. Alston. Pet friendly self-catering cottage.

Viisit the North Pennines and Lake District at the same time! Wonderful pet friendly cottage sleeps 4. Alston is a market town steeped in history, with stone buildings and cobbled streets dating back to the 17th century. The Pennine Way passed through Alston. You will find local shops for all your self-catering needs - bakery, butcher and vegetable shops with local produce.

Alston is surrounded by some of the highest hills in the Pennines. The historic town sits at the cross-roads of five historic trans-Pennine routes, including the A686 which AA note as one the top ten drives in the World.

Red House Farm Cottages - Beverley, East Yorkshire
Red House Farm Cottages Beverley East Yorkshire Bedrooms: 2. (1 double, 1 twin, 1 sofabed). Sleeps: 4-6. Beverley. Short breaks. Pets Welcome

Red House Farm Holiday Cottages is a wonderful collection of superbly presented brick cottages situated in a quiet rural location 6 miles from Beverley, East Yorkshire. Each of these cottages can accommodate between 4-6 people, comprising two bedrooms, one double, one twin, along with an additional sofabed that can sleep two children if required. There are lovely features throughout - an open plan lounge with wood burning stove and wood beamed ceilings. Red House Farm provides a fantastic set of comfortable pet-friendly cottages in this tranquil corner of Yorkshire, ideal for exploring York, the East Yorkshire Coast, or for a cycling and walking break for a group.

Jonty's Cottage - Ambleside, Cumbria
Jonty's Cottage Ambleside Cumbria 1 Double and 1 Twin. Ambleside and the Langdale Fells. Off-road parking. Disabled access.

Jonty’s cottage is a traditional Lake District property but with a contemporary modern interior. Situated in the village of Elterwater, the cottage gives you the chance to relax in comfort and enjoy the stunning surrounding area of the Lake District hills. You can hill walk, rock climb or scramble in the Great Langdales or just stroll down to the local village Inn. Located in the heart of the Lake District, the property is an ideal base from which to explore the English Lakes.

Topsy Turvey Cottage - Wooler, Northumberland
Topsy Turvey Cottage Wooler Northumberland Sleeps 4. (1 double, 1 twin). Wooler. Short breaks off-peak - min. of 3 nights. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome.

A five star 2 bedroom cottage situated in the Glendale Valley and with views of the Cheviot Hills, Topsy Turvey is one of three cottages for rent at Turvelaws, a working farm just beyond the pretty market town of Wooler, and on the fringes of the National Park. Topsy Turvey is a beautiful location for a country holiday - ideal for walking and cycling in the scenic Cheviot Hills and rolling countryside. The River Till runs through the farm offering trout and salmon fishing on your doorstep. Guests also have use of a private tennis court and just 2 miles away is the Wooler 9 hole golf course.

Forest Break - Cinderford, Gloucestershire
Forest Break Cinderford Gloucestershire 1 Double and 1 Twin, Cinderford. Sorry no pets.

Forest Breaks cottage in the old mining town of Cinderford offers a superb location from which to explore the Forest Dean. A beautiful woodland place where you can escape from the bustle of everyday life and enjoy tranquility. Cinderford has an excellent selection of shops, restaurants and pubs. The surrounding area has lots of activities for families including the Dean Forest Railway, Dean Heritage and Clearwell Caves. Further afield, you can explore Caldicot's magnificent medieval castle set in fifty-five acres of beautiful parkland, and the historic market towns of Ross-on-Wye, Chepstow and Gloucester offer excellent shopping, including traditional weekly markets.

Groom's Cottage - Alnwick, Northumberland
Groom's Cottage Alnwick Northumberland 2 bedrooms, 1 Double and 1 Twin. Pets welcome (by prior arrangement).

Groom’s Cottage is a stone built former farm cottage nestled into the Cheviot Hills of Northumberland. The village of Chatton, just a half mile away, offers all the immediate amenities including the lovely Percy Arms public house where guests can sample the delicious menu in the restaurant or enjoy a pint in the friendly bar/lounge. Bamburgh and Alnwick are only a short drive away for any larger shopping requirements but they are attractions not to be missed. They boast spectacular coastal views, historic castles and famous gardens. Only five miles west of Groom’s Cottage is the edge of the Northumberland National Park where visitors can lose themselves in the beauty of the Cheviot Hills on foot or even horseback. Groom’s Cottage offers guests the opportunity to bring along their own horses to experience this vast wild landscape. Walkers, birdwatchers, hikers and mountain bikers will all delight in the panoramic uplands of Northumberland

Sansome House Cottage - Ilmington, Warwickshire
Sansome House Cottage Ilmington Warwickshire Bedrooms 2: (1 Twin, 1 Super King made up as Austrian Twin). Sleeps 4. North Cotswold Village. Short Breaks (minimum 3 nights). Sorry No Pets

This sympathetically restored courtyard cottage is situated in the beautiful North Cotswold village of Ilmington. With two pubs and a shop in the village, it is an ideal holiday property for a short break, or a longer holiday. Enjoy the beautiful Cotswold countryside that surrounds this property either by bike, walking or in the car. Ilmington is situated between Shipston on Stour and Chipping Campden, 7 miles south of Stratford upon Avon and only 45 mins drive from Oxford and Cheltenham so there’s so much to see and do from the cottage.

Cottage at Winslade Farm - Bridgwater, Somerset
Cottage at Winslade Farm Bridgwater Somerset Bedrooms: 1 double, 1 sofa bed, Sleeps: 4 Bathrooms: 1. Cottage at Winslade Farm, Somerset Nearest Town: Bridgwater, Somerset Levels. Pet friendly. No stairs.

A warm welcome await you at The Cottage at Winslade Farm, a peaceful bolthole for 2- 4 guests. Beautifully renovated in 2017, this is a warm cottage with good privacy, friendly owners live next door and there is a big garden to share. Set between Bridgwater and Taunton, close to the motorway, this cottage is well placed for those who are visiting any part of Somerset or the West Country.
Walk, cycle and explore!

Sandbed Cottage - Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria
Sandbed Cottage Kirkby Stephen Cumbria Bedrooms: 2. Sleeps 4. Howgill Fells. Excellent walking. Stabling for horses. Bike storage.

Sandbed Cottage nestles at the foot of the slopes of Harter Fell, part of the spectacular Howgills. The stunning limestone pavements of Fellend Clouds just a short walk away. SandbedCottage is situated in a perfect position for exploring wild landscape of the Howgill Fells. It is only 7 miles from the ‘Book Town’ of Sedbergh and 3 miles from Ravenstonedale, a lovely little village with two pubs serving restaurant and bar meals. The ancient market town of Kirkby Stephen is just 7 miles away and sits at the head of the Eden Valley and on Alfred Wainwrights coast to coast route. The area also offers river fishing on the Eden, Belah and Lune, horse riding, golf, mountain biking and paragliding. A little further afield are the fells, lakes and mountains of the Lake District and the stunning landscape of the Yorkshire Dales both offering plenty of attractions.

The Cottage - Gillamoor, North Yorkshire
The Cottage Gillamoor North Yorkshire Bedrooms: 1 Double and 1 Twin. Situated in village, close to pub. Sorry no pets.

The Cottage at Gillamoor is situated in the charming village of Gillamoor and is within the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. This end of terrace cottage is full of traditional character and charm and has been restored to a high standard. From here you can enjoy all the walking and cycling trails across the National Park. Both Kirkbymoorside and Helmsley are under 10 miles from the cottage for shopping, inns and tearooms. Closer to home, the village pub and restaurant is just around the corner!

Cargurra Farm - Boscastle, Cornwall
Cargurra Farm Boscastle Cornwall Bedrooms: 1 Double, 1 Twin. Beautiful rural, farm location. Spacious gardens with barbeque. Games room with pool table and table tennis.

Cargurra Farm is an ideal base from which to explore all that North Cornwall has to offer. This 4 star rated barn conversion has been converted in a beautiful self-catering property, ideal for families or friends. Located near Boscastle and not far from pretty Polzeath, and the sandy beaches of Crackington Haven and Port Gaverne – an ideal place for those looking for a bucket and spade holiday or watersports.

Ruby Cottage - Delabole, Cornwall
Ruby Cottage Delabole Cornwall 1 Double, 1 Twin, 1 Single. Dogs welcome by arrangement. Close to beach

This is an ideal base for a family or group of friends looking to enjoy North Cornwall. The property is in the village of Delabole which has most everything you need or just a short drive away is Camelford with a wider range of shops and places to eat. Two stunning beaches are only a 45 minute walk away or a short drive if you prefer. It is a perfect base for a beach holiday.

Danny Cottage - Alfriston, East Sussex
Danny Cottage Alfriston East Sussex Bedrooms: 3 (1 double, 1 twin, 1 single + pull out bed). Sleeps: 5/6. Alfriston. Short breaks, Nov - Mar. Pets welcome.

This charming, thatched cottage is situated in its own private garden with lovely views only half a mile from the pretty village of Alfriston and just 3 miles from the sea. The area is rich in history and there are many places of interest and family attractions to visit. It is also a paradise for those who enjoy the great outdoors with fabulous walking over the South Downs and along the coast. Danny Cottage offers a tranquil haven from which to explore this delightful part of England.

St Elmo - West Mersea, Essex
St Elmo West Mersea Essex Bedrooms: 3 (1 double, 1 twin, 1 single). Sleeps: 5. Colchester - 10 miles. Short breaks. Dogs welcome.

Set on the unique island of Mersea, this comfortable private holiday home has been recently refurbished and offers quality accommodation for 5 people. The area is a holiday paradise popular for walking, bird watching and fishing. Easily within reach of both Constable Country and day trips to London, there are visitor attractions and local amenities to suit all tastes. St Elmo is an ideal holiday base for an East Anglian holiday to remember.

Oak Tree Cottage - Dulverton, Somerset
Oak Tree Cottage Dulverton Somerset Bedrooms: 3 - 1 doubles, 1 twin, 1 single. Sleeps: 5. Dulverton. Discount for couples or single persons. Sorry no pets.

This three bedroomed former farmworkers' cottage is beautifully situated on the owner's working farm on the southern edge of Exmoor National Park. It nestles among gentle rolling countryside, where the forests and fields are home to little-seen wildlife such as red and roe deer, owls, badgers and foxes. The cottage is perfectly situated for exploring Exmoor National Park and West Somerset. Horse riding, walking, cycling and coarse and trout fishing on the river Exe are all fantastic ways to spend the day. And there are many attractions to visit in the area: as well as the splendid acres of Exmoor National park, the Tarr Steps, Wimbleball Lake and the West Somerset Railway transports you back to another ages. Plenty for children too - with Exmoor safaris and the Zoo and the cottage is easily accessible to both north and south Devon coasts.

Five Gables Cottage - Bincester, Durham
Five Gables Cottage Bincester Durham Bedrooms: 2. Sleeps: 5. Durham. Short breaks. Dogs welcome

Traditional miner's house with country views at edge of small village, awarded 4 stars from the English Tourist Board. Ideal centre for Durham City & University, Beamish Museum, Railway Heritage, and all tourist attractions in North East England. Only 1 ½ hours from York or the Lake District. Great walking nearby and lovely countryside.

Weardale Cottage - Westgate, Durham
Weardale Cottage Westgate Durham Bedrooms: 2. Sleeps: 4/5. Stanhope 5 miles. Short breaks.

Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the Pennines, this lovely self-catering cottage is surrounded by stunning rugged scenery, great walking and cycling and easy access to the attractions of Northumbria. Head just 30 miles east to Durham city, or north to Hadrian’s Wall country. There are many pleasant towns and villages in the local area including Stanhope, Frosterley and Wolsingham in the dale. Nearby Teesdale is famous for the spectacular High Force waterfall. This is a gorgeous, traditional Pennine stone cottage and is conveniently situated close to Northumberland tourist attractions.

The Coach House - Chippenham, Wiltshire
The Coach House Chippenham Wiltshire 1 Super King with ensuite, 1 Twin with shower/wetroom, single French DayBed in downstairs study. Use of pool and tennis court.

This lovingly restored Coach House is set within the grounds of the owners’ home in the glorious Wiltshire countryside with outstanding views to the Marlborough Downs. From this beautiful rural location, you can explore all that Wiltshire and Somerset has to offer from the Georgian City of Bath, The National Trust village of Lacock, to Devizes and don’t forget Longleat Safari Park and House. After a busy day you can relax in your luxurious accommodation or even swim or play tennis! Perfect for both families and couples.

Croft Cottage - Rainow, Cheshire
Croft Cottage Rainow Cheshire Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 (1 double, 1 twin, 1 with bunk beds), Peak District. Limited availability for short breaks. Sorry, no pets.

Croft Cottage is a 3 bedroom barn conversion located on a traditional working sheep farm situated at 1200 ft above sea level, on the quiet, unspoiled western side of the Peak District National Park in Rainow, near Macclesfield, Cheshire, the cottage enjoys excellent open countryside with far-reaching views over the Cheshire Plain to the Welsh mountains. On the farm are two self catering holiday cottages in tastefully converted stone barns - Croft Cottage which sleeps six, and Meadow Cottage which sleeps four. The holiday cottages can be booked together to accommodate up to 10 people making a fabulous location for a family reunion or group walking, cycling, fishing or climbing holiday. Common Barn Farm is ideally located for exploring the magnificent scenery of the Peak District and Cheshire and is a truly memorable place for a holiday.

Beacon Hill Cottage - Morpeth, Northumberland
Beacon Hill Cottage Morpeth Northumberland Sleeps: 6. Bedrooms: 3 (1 double, 2 twin). Morpeth 5 miles. Short breaks off-peak. Sorry, no pets. Disabled access. Gym and Spa facilities.

Beacon Hill Cottage is one of 15 self catering holiday cottages on a beautiful farm, situated deep in unspoilt countryside between the Cheviot Hills and the magnificent Northumberland Heritage Coast. The holiday homes are within a short walk of a superb spa and a wide range of leisure facilities are included in the rental - use of the swimming pool, jacuzzi, fully-equipped gymnasium, sauna, steam room, and tennis court. This fabulous 5 star cottage in this glorious corner of England is within easy reach of some of the country's best, uncrowded beaches, rare and lovely wildlife, castles and stunning landscape, ideal for walking, cycling or swimming. For a lively family break or a special spa treat in heavenly rural surroundings, these lovely Northumberland cottages have got it all.

Cullernose Cottage - Alnwick, Northumberland
Cullernose Cottage Alnwick Northumberland Sleeps: 6. Bedrooms: 2 (1 double, 2 twin). Low Newton by the Sea. Short breaks off-peak. Sorry, no pets.

Cullernose Cottage is a 5 star self catering holiday cottage on Northumberland's Heritage Coast. This beautiful holiday cottage could not be better placed for a self catering family holiday. Located in a picturesque coastal village, it enjoys an elevated coastal position with views towards the golden sands of the Haven, and is perfect for touring the area's attractions such as High Force Waterfall, Hadrians Wall, Bamburgh Castle and the Holy Island of Lindisfarne,

Woodside - Windermere, Cumbria
Woodside Windermere Cumbria Sleeps 6. 1 en-suite double, 1 double and 1 twin. Windermere. Pets Welcome by prior arrangement

An early 18th century cottage that is a wonderful period country hideaway. This recently renovated self-catering cottage is perfect for both families and couples. It is located within the heart of the Central Lakes. Windermere is only 7 miles away and there is so much to do in the surrounding area including walking, golf, pony trekking or the age of steam with the Windermere Lake steamers and the Haverthwaite steam railway. An ideal base to explore the Lakes.

Printer's Cottage - Tideswell, Derbyshire
Printer's Cottage Tideswell Derbyshire Sleeps: 7. Bedrooms: 2 (1 double, 1 family room). Derbyshire. Short breaks. Pets welcome.

Retaining many original features the cottage offers spacious comfortable self-catering accommodation for up to 7 people and forms the perfect base for couples, friends and families seeking to explore the beautiful Peak District National Park. Recently renovated to a high standard, Printer's Cottage provides everything you will need for relaxing indoors or for recuperating after a hard day's activities, with all the village amenities a couple of minute's walk away. The area is a haven for walkers, anglers and birdwatchers, and offers an abundance of fun-filled adrenalin fuelled outdoor pursuits - climbing, cycling, mountain-biking and caving are available on your doorstep. Printer's Cottage really offers something for everyone.

Beach Terrace - Kessingland, Suffolk
Beach Terrace Kessingland Suffolk Bedrooms: 3 double, 1 single. Victorian Seaside House,close to Beach. Short Breaks welcome.

Beach Terrace is located close to Kessingland Beach, a perfect place for kite flying, long walks, photography, bird watching, fishing, nature trails, and much more. There are many more stunning beaches on the Suffolk coast that you can explore from this lovely terraced house. An ideal location from which to explore all the Suffolk has to offer.

Red Doors Farm - Honiton, Devon
Red Doors Farm Honiton Devon Bedrooms: 1 - 4. Sleeps: 2 - 8. Honiton 3 miles, 30 minutes from Exeter/Taunton. Short breaks. Pets welcome.

Seven luxury holiday cottages close to the Devon/Somerset border,at the foot of National Trust’s Dumpdon Hill. Some one bedroom cottages superb for couples and larger ones suitable for families or groups of friends on holiday in the south west. All the cottages are beautifully furnished and maintained to a very high standard - they have all been awarded 5 star by the English Tourist Board. For those seeking a beach holiday - the cottages are 10 miles from East Devon and Dorset coastlines, with many sandy beaches. There is a heated indoor swimming pool, games room and excellent outdoor play area.

Harmony Cottage - Blakeney, Gloucestershire
Harmony Cottage Blakeney Gloucestershire Bedrooms: 4/5; 3 doubles, 1 single, 1 double sofa bed in galleried room. Sleeps: 9. Gloucester. Short breaks and pets welcome.

This luxury property is ideal for family get togethers because it has a dining hall plus three separate sitting rooms affording much space. In the garden you will discover the heavenly 6-seater hot tub and the barn which houses the pool table and darts boards. There are many patio areas with suitable seating and for the more romantic, a swing seat. Keeping the family entertained is easy with so many things to see and do in the surrounding Forest of Dean.

Gillbank Cottage - Eskdale, Cumbria
Gillbank Cottage Eskdale Cumbria Bedrooms: 5. Sleeps: 10. Eskdale. Short breaks. Pets welcome.

A rural cottage yet within walking distance of several inns and pubs in the Lake District National Park - a superb base for a couple of families or large group holiday, with walking on the doorstep, canoeing, fishing and rivers with natural pools for swimming and Eskdale golf course is 7 miles away. This holiday house has high quality accommodation allowing for a very comfortable holiday.

Bennett's at High Trenhouse - Settle, North Yorkshire
Bennett's at High Trenhouse Settle North Yorkshire Sleeps: 10. Bedrooms: 6 (2 doubles, 2 twin/double, 2 singles). Settle, North Yorkshire. Short breaks off-peak. Sorry, no pets. Disabled access.

High Trenhouse offers accommodation for a large group holiday. This lovely holiday home is situated in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, an ideal location for walking, mountain biking and photographic excursions and for leisure groups of all kinds. This is the perfect house for a walking group, yoga retreat or just a family celebration in Yorkshire. For weekends and holidays throughout the year, you will have exclusive use of amenities and flexible options tailored to your requirements.

Kilbirnie - Bosham, West Sussex
Kilbirnie Bosham West Sussex Bedrooms: 5/ Sleeps 10. Located in historic village of Bosham. West Sussex Coast. Family friendly.

Located in the charming village of Bosham, Kilbirnie sits on the approach to the harbour, at the centre of this well-known village. An idyllic location with lots of opportunity to sail or simply explore the local area. Bosham is very close to Chichester and the weald and downland of West Sussex. The famous Goodwood House is nearby. If it’s beaches that you are looking for, the renowned beaches of West Wittering are close too. The interior of Kilbirnie has been modernised to provide light and spacious accommodation, and will provide a wonderful base for your holiday.

St Swithins Cottage - Hurst, Berkshire
St Swithins Cottage Hurst Berkshire Bedrooms: 5 (5 double). Sleeps: 11+. Berkshire. Short breaks. Pets welcome.

Large luxury cottage near Henley-on-Thames offering peace, antiquity and tranquillity. Tucked away from the village by its own private drive, yet a short stroll from a traditional English pub, this cottage oozes character - it is decorated with quirky 'hunting lodge' memorabilia and furnished with wooden floors, exposed beams, fire places and lots of comfy sofas providing ample chill out space for a large group on holiday. Convenient for historic Windsor, Ascot, Henley-on-Thames and Heathrow Airport - if you are looking to enjoy self-catering for big group celebration, this Berkshire cottage is the perfect place.

The Bunkhouse - Alnwick, Northumberland
The Bunkhouse Alnwick Northumberland 2 bedrooms, each with 6 beds (bunkhouse style). Short Breaks Welcome. DIY Livery

The Bunkhouse is a unique farm conversion on Chatton Park Farm nestled into the Cheviot Hills of Northumberland. It sleeps up to 12 in two large rooms and the kitchen is in the former smithy. It offers guests an excellent standard of accommodation very economically. The village of Chatton, just a half mile away, offers all the immediate amenities including the lovely Percy Arms public house where guests can sample the delicious menu in the restaurant or enjoy a pint in the friendly bar/lounge. The towns of Bamburgh and Alnwick are only a short drive away providing a good choice of shopping. They also boast spectacular coastal views, historic castles and famous gardens. Just five miles from The Bunkhouse is the Northumberland National Park with the stunning Cheviot Hills which can be enjoyed either on foot or horseback. The Bunkhouse offers guests the opportunity to bring along their own horses to experience this vast wild landscape. Walkers, birdwatchers, hikers and mountain bikers will all delight in the panoramic uplands of Northumberland.

Woodside House - Belper, Derbyshire
Woodside House Belper Derbyshire Sleeps: 14. Bedrooms: 6 (2 family, 2 double, 2 twin). Derbyshire. Short breaks. Pets welcome.

Woodside House is a quality 4 Star self-catering holiday home, that sleeps 16. Located in the lovely Derwent Valley, a perfect spot from which to explore the Peak District and the glorious countryside of Derbyshire, the house makes a spacious venue for a large family holiday or celebration. This holiday cottage is within easy reach of all the activities the Peaks have to offer. From walking, cycling, climbing and caving, to watersports and fishing, there is so much for do for all ages. decorated to a high standard, furnished with Spanish tiles and stripped pine, a woodburning stove, an ample dining table and loads of comfortable seating. The house is spacious enough for a large family to enjoy different activities under the same roof making this holiday home everything you need for a relaxing and enjoyable family getaway.

Ravensprings - Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Ravensprings Brighouse West Yorkshire Bedrooms 8 (5 16+ double 3 family rooms). Sleeps 16 - 23 Brighouse. Short Breaks welcome.

Ravensprings is a wonderful, large, detached corner house in a quiet residential location. This is a holiday home with character, full of original features and historic interest. The spacious accommodation is comfortably furnished and sleeps 14-16, making this a fabulous rental home for group holidays, family celebrations and reunions. Only 2 miles from the M62, this graceful holiday property is in an ideal position for touring Yorkshire. Fabulous scenery and hundreds of miles of footpaths, bridleways and cycle routes, including the famous Coast to Coast route are just 20 miles from your door.

Stonnwall Manor - Frome, Somerset
Stonnwall Manor Frome Somerset Bedrooms: 9 - 8 doubles, 1 family. Sleeps: 19. Frome. Short breaks available. Sorry no pets.

This magnificent 400 year old Elizabethan Manor is set amidst several acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. It has many original period features including stone gabled roofs, historic fireplaces, decorative plaster ceiling mouldings, oak stripped floors, huge oak beams and 15th-century panelling. All the bedrooms have four poster beds and the large dining room with rosewood table is ideal for a medieval feast or banquet. The manor is situated on the south side of the ancient market town of Frome in one of the most picturesque and historic areas of Somerset. It is a really amazing large house to rent and perfect for a special celebration or gathering with friends or family - idyllic for a holiday too!

The Granary - Belton, Leicestershire
The Granary Belton Leicestershire Sleeps 12 -21 in 7 bedrooms, Contemporary property, access to indoor pool and games room.

Situated just ten minutes from the university town of Loughborough, The Granary at Highfields Manor and Spa is an ideal venue for a family holiday or get together with friends. Equally, it’s a great place to consider for either a stag or hen weekend as there is so much to do at the Granary that you may not have to venture far! There is an indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi bath and games room/bar with pool table and much, much more. The location of the Granary is ideal as it’s close to Donington Park, the M1 and M42 motorways making it accessible from London. You can rent The Granary on its own or in conjunction with Highfields Manor so it’s ideal for large parties.

Longbridge House - Exeter, Devon
Longbridge House Exeter Devon Bedrooms: 8 (all ensuite). Swimming Pool. Games Room. Close to Exeter

Situated near Honiton and Axminster, Longbridge House is an ideal property for a family holiday or get together with friends. Equally, it’s a great place to consider for either a stag or hen weekend as there is so much to do at Longbridge House that you may not want to venture far from this stunning property! There is an indoor heated pool, games room and fishing available in the grounds so there is something for everyone. The location of Longbridge House is ideal as it’s near the Jurassic Coast which is a designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This is an ideal base from which to explore all that Devon and the beautiful beaches of the South West has to offer. It is easily accessible from the M5, M4 and A303

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