Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Fraoch Cottage, Spean Bridge, Inverness-Shire www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

Built in 1999 and forming one end of The Heathers B&B building, Fraoch Cottage manages to combine all the servicing and safety advantages of attachment to the main house with the independence and privacy expected of self-catering accommodation.

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Froach Cottage, Spean Bridge, Inverness-shire (Sleeps 1 – 3):
Nestling in a natural hillside setting on the eastern rise of The Great Glen, the grounds of The Heathers and Fraoch Cottage benefit from excellent views over Loch Lochy towards the forested mountains beyond. To the rear the steep rhododendron clad mountain provides an impressive backcloth, intentionally framed for visitors through the large window of the cottage’s feature staircase.
Externally the cottage enjoys a private path to its front door and the convenience of car parking for up to two vehicles on the adjacent gravelled area. Whilst the property benefits from direct access off the main A82 Fort William to Inverness Road, privacy from passing traffic is provided courtesy of a long driveway and a swathe of trees and rhododendron bushes. In total, the grounds of the Heathers extend to some two and a half acres and provide that feeling of space and freedom unique to country living.
The location of The Heathers provides an ideal central base for exploring The Highlands to best advantage. Round journeys to all the destinations shown- with plenty of time to spend when you get there – are easily achievable in a day. Alternatively, you can simply chill out and enjoy the local area, famed for its wide variety of outdoor pursuits, wildlife and numerous attractions and places of interest to see.
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Thursday, 18 April 2013

Alexander Residence, Perth, Perthshire www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

Unrivalled five-star luxury throughout three stunning apartments, Alexander Residence sets the standard for indulgent, self-catering breaks in Perthshire.

All three of our self-catering apartments are 5-star standard, boast stunning views of Perthshire and bring unrivalled luxury to holidaying in the heart of Perth.


All apartments comfortably sleep between 4 and 7 guests and we'd be delighted to arrange multiple bookings for up to 19 guests should you require space for a larger party.
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Alexander Residence, Perth, Perthshire (Sleeps 1 – 12):
Nestled into the heart of Scotland, Perth has long been the chosen holiday destination for those touring the country or looking to enjoy a short break in some of Scotland's most beautiful countryside.

Alexander Residence is situated just a five minute walk from Perth Centre. Perth is one of Scotland's newest cities and enjoys an enviable reputation for its food and drink and plethora of award winning restaurants, cafes, bistros and tearooms. Scotland's only Two Michelin Star chef, Andrew Fairlie is based just a short drive away at Gleneagles Hotel – where you can also enjoy a round of golf on their world famous course.
Of course, nothing beats a bit of shopping and Perth is famed for its wide range of independent retailers. Fashion, homewares and wonderful books and toys the choice and quality is unsurpassed. You’ll also find all of your High Street favourites and plenty of opportunities for a coffee stop or glass of wine.
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One Fair Place, Chiselborough, Somerset www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

One Fair Place, a cottage built in the local honey-coloured Hamstone, is situated in Fairplace, a particularly picturesque area of the village of Chiselborough. The name of the cottage is derived from the Chiselborough Fair, one of the old Somerset Fairs. The Fair used to be held on the village common near the cottage, which provides breathtaking views of the village and surrounding area.

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One Fair Place, Chiselborough, Somerset (Sleeps 1 – 4):
The cottage garden has a lawn, flower beds and sitting areas, with a gate leading up to the village common, with many enjoyable walks from here over the fields, or by small, quiet roads, to neighbouring villages.
There is a private parking space for one car on the gravelled area in front of the cottage.
About four hundred yards down towards the church is the village bus stop with services to other nearby villages and Yeovil.
There are numerous local attractions and a series of guides and maps are available for the use of cottage guests. The village is close to many National Trust properties and gardens, including Montacute House, also built of Hamstone.
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Rose Cottage & Pool Cottage, Thorncross, Brighstone, Isle of Wight www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

Rose Cottage and Pool Cottage are a pair of semi detached 17th century thatched cottages, situated in the small hamlet of Thorncross, one mile from the village of Brighstone on the Isle of Wight.

They lie on the south west of the Island in an area of outstanding natural beauty close to the downs and the sea.
They have both been modernised without detracting from their original character and charm.
Both cottages are WiFi enabled.
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Rose Cottage & Pool Cottage, Thorncross, Brighstone, Isle of Wight (Sleeps 1 – 5):
Thorncross is a tranquil unspoilt hamlet close to Shorwell and Brighstone on the Isle of Wight.
Exploring this area by car, bicycle or on foot is a pleasurable experience. There are many pretty villages nearby.
Indeed Brighstone (one mile away) won the Isle of Wight Best Kept Village Award. The Isle of Wight Cycle Route passes by the front door and walkers can take the Coastal Footpath, which runs, around the entire Island or walk the many other excellent forest and downland trails.
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Avington Park Farm Cottages, Avington, Hampshire www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

Award winning single storey 5 Star self catering holiday accommodation on a working farm near Winchester in Hampshire.

This newly built architect designed “eco build” is set in a wonderfully peaceful location adjacent to the River Itchen.
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Avington Park Farm Cottages, Avington, Hampshire (Sleeps 1 – 10 people):
These cottages have been carefully designed specifically for use as holiday accommodation. Spacious bedrooms, at each corner of the building, each with their own bathroom giving privacy for family groups. Plenty of hot water and excellent heating ensure your comfort at all times and a log burner too!
Just relax in front of the fire and enjoy the comfort and space. Maybe play golf at The Park or walk in the South Downs National Park.
Bring your own bikes and explore the area. Visit the local freindly pubs & restaurants.
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Monday, 15 April 2013

The Lodge & Larks Wing, Bourton-on-the-water, Cotswolds, Gloucestershire Sleeps 1 - 4 people www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

Bourton-on-the-Water is the Heart of the Cotswolds. Consistently voted one of Britain’s top ten perfect villages, and known as the Venice of the Cotswolds, Bourton is an ideal location for a short break or base for a longer stay.

Two of our featured properties, The Lodge & Larks Wing based in Bourton-on-the-water can be found on our link below:
The Lodge & Larks Wing sleeps 1 – 4 people.
The village has a Motor Museum, Perfumery, Maze, Model Village and internationally recognised Birdland as well as numerous shops and boutiques. Just further afield are pretty villages such as Stow on the Wold, Moreton in Marsh, Broadway and Bibury.
The self catering properties are also surrounded by a good number of Historic Buildings and Gardens such as Snowshill and Hidcote Manor, Sezincote, Stanway House, Chastleton House and Sudeley Castle. Stratford upon Avon, Warwick Castle, Blenheim Palace, Oxford, Gloucester, Cheltenham and Bristol are within an hour’s drive, making Bourton-on-the-Water the perfect location for touring the Cotswolds.
For walkers and hikers, six national footpaths converge on Bourton, which is also surrounded by a network of local footpaths. For the cyclist, bring your own bike or hire locally (ask the owners for details) and borrow a dedicated cycling map. For the adventurous, clay pigeon shooting, hot air ballooning and zorbing are all available at various times.
Please note all bookings go direct to the owners themselves.
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Mayfair Holiday Flats, Blackpool, Lancashire Sleeps 1 - 8 www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

The Mayfair group offers you good quality re-furbished, modern, comfortable, excellent value, good clean self catering accommodation and holiday flats with parking in Blackpool.

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Mayfair Holiday Flats sleep 1 – 8 people.
The self catering flats are centrally situated just minutes from lots of major attractions. Blackpool Tower, Winter Gardens, Grand Theatre, Sea Life Centre, Doctor Who Exhibition, Trams, Beach, Piers, Town Centre, Railway Station, Coach Station, Bus Routes and may more.
Mayfair Holiday Flats are 10 minutes walk away from Stanley Park and Stanley Park Golf Course which leads you to the Zoo and Model Village.
You can also take a short taxi ride from Blackpool Airport and a tram ride to the pleasure beach, Sandcastle Water Park and South Pier.
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Marina Vista, Weymouth, Dorset (Self Catering) Sleeps 1 - 6 www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

Marina Vista, a Victorian terraced house is situated near Weymouth harbour, with fantastic views over the Marina and surrounding countryside.

It is a short walk, over the town bridge from Weymouth’s famous safe, sandy beach and all the town amenities.
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The house is beautifully decorated and furnished to a high standard with original wooden flooring throughout.
There will also be a welcome pack for you on arrival to enable you to have a drink and a biscuit after your journey.
Marina Visa sleeps 1 – 6 people.
Marina Vista is also a pleasant walk to The Nothe Fort and Gardens, Brewers Quay and Newtons Cove. This self catering property is conveniently located for access to local supermarkets.
The main beach can also be reached by a rowing boat ferry ride across the harbour.
Weymouth has been a popular seaside destination for over 200 years, when George III spent time there, taking in the sea air and bathing in the sea water. The fine Georgian seafront still remains an elegant background to the glorious sweep of the bay with its golden sands and safe, shallow waters.
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Monday, 8 April 2013

Visit Cornwall and stay at Ruby Cottages www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

Ruby Cottage is a delightful restored stone cottage situated in the village of Delabole not far from the North Cornish coast. It provides the perfect base for a Cornwall holiday with all home comforts.

Ruby Cottage is a deceptively spacious holiday cottage. There is a small, cosy living room with beamed low ceilings and a slate fireplace. Steep, narrow stairs lead up to the double bedroom with views across fields down to the slate quarry. Both of these rooms form part of the original cottage built in the mid 19th century so have very low ceilings – tall people beware!
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Ruby Cottage, Delabole, Cornwall (Sleeps 1 – 5)
Ruby Cottage provides the perfect base to explore not only North Cornwall, but the rest of the county's beautiful coastline and picturesque villages. Delabole itself has everything you need and a wider range of shops and places to eat are within 20 minutes drive either at Camelford or Tintagel. Two stunning beaches (Trebarwith and Tregardock) are only a 45 minute walk or a short drive away. All of the sites in North Cornwall are 30-40 minutes drive away and the furthest point, Lands End, can be reached within an hour and a half.
The nearest shop is at the garage about 100 metres away, another two very well stocked grocery shops are about 500 metres away beyond the post office.
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Relax and unwind with 10 Glenmalure Pines Self Catering www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

Whether you are seeking a quiet break or an activity holiday, Number 10 Glenmalure Pines offers the perfect location for your self catering holiday, long or short.

Approximately 2kms from the pretty village of Rathdrum, County Wicklow, and approximately 1 hour from Dublin, this luxury self catering lodge is set within a small development of premium-class Scandinavian log cabins, and offers uninterrupted views of the stunning Glenmalure Valley and nearby Ballinaclash.
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10 Glenmalure Pines, Greenan, Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow (Sleeps 1 – 5)
For those seeking an activity holiday there is an 18-hole golf course on site, as well as hill walking, trout fishing, cycling, white water kayaking and many other outdoor sports nearby.
Relax and unwind on the lodge’s large partially-covered deck which overlooks some of the most beautiful scenery in Wicklow. Equipped with gas barbecue, and comfortable outdoor seating, alfresco dining in this lovely setting is a tempting alternative to the excellent restaurants nearby.

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Lake District Cottages with www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

Are you looking to visit The Lake District for a holiday away? The Holiday Cottages www.theholidaycottages.co.uk can help you with 4 self catering cottages based in Ullswater, Cumbria. See details below:

Winder Green:
The approach to this delightful little development is by a private gravelled country lane few would find by chance. A secluded 17th Century former farmstead, tucked into the very slopes of the Ullswater fells, close to High Street.
Winder Green is a high quality upside down barn conversion with all the bedrooms on the groundfloor and the open plan living area on the first floor to take full advantage of the panoramic views over open countryside towards the distant Pennine hills.
Winder Ghyll:
The approach to this delightful little development is by a private gravelled country lane few would find by chance. A secluded 17th Century former farmstead, tucked into the very slopes of the Ullswater fells, close to High Street, and Pooley Bridge.
Characterised by a warm and pleasing ambience with open plan living area Winder Ghyll offers an exceptional range of modern facilities, with panoramic views over open countryside towards the distant Pennine hills.
Winder Barn:
The approach to this delightful Barn conversion is by a private gravelled country lane few would find by chance. A secluded 17th Century former farmstead, tucked into the very slopes of the Ullswater fells, close to High Street mountain range.
Characterised by a warm and pleasing ambience Winder Barn offers an exceptionally high standard of luxury cottage accommodation. All bedrooms are ensuite, open plan living and dining area, and well equipt kitchen. The private enclosed garden has views over open countryside towards the distant Pennine hills.
Little Winder:
The approach to this delightful little development is by a private gravelled country lane few would find by chance. A secluded 17th Century former farmstead, tucked into the very slopes of the Ullswater fells, close to High Street mountain range, and Pooley Bridge.
Characterised by a warm and pleasing ambience with open plan living area Little Winder offers an exceptional range of modern facilities, with panoramic views over open countryside towards the distant Pennine hills.
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Relax in a superb Devon Cottage www.theholidaycottages.co.uk

Looking to relax in a superb Devon cottage? The Holiday Cottages www.theholidaycottages.co.uk can help you with that.

Granary Cottage was once the grain store and engine house at Trenchard Farm. It has been stylishly refurbished to provide superb accommodation, with its own garden and parking area. There is plenty of character with high beams, stonework, slate and wooden floors. Situated in Mid Devon between Exeter, Barnstaple, Dartmoor and Exmoor. An ideal holiday location to explore the gorgeous Devon countryside and coastline.
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Granary Cottage, Eggesford, Chulmleigh, Devon (Sleeps 1 – 4 people)
If you like your fishing, the River Taw is full of wonderful deep pools and ripples which make excellent fishing for brown trout, salmon and sea trout. The season starts on the 1st March for salmon and the 15th March for trout. Spinning in March only. Chenson is the nearest beat to the cottage and the other beats are slightly further downstream and a 5 minute journey in the car.

Tickets can be arranged and beats booked prior to your visit.
Exeter and Barnstaple are both just over 20 miles from Granary Cottage. Journey either by car or use the Tarka line which is only a 5 minute walk from the cottage. This is a beautiful scenic branch line, travelling between Exeter and Barnstaple, where you can enjoy the unique market town of Barnstaple or visit the historical city of Exeter.
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Wednesday, 3 April 2013

Visit Scotland with www.theholidaycottages.co.uk


Life, they say, is what you make of it and this is especially true in the Kingdom of Fife. If you are looking for an active, action-filled holiday or a delightful short break then be sure to visit Fife. Superb watersports, scenic coastal walking, cycling, horse-riding and of course golf - it's all in abundance in Fife.
On the other hand, a visit to the lush and fertile countryside will reveal a truly relaxing atmosphere. From the delightful fishing villages of the East Neuk to the Royal Burgh of St Andrews and from the rolling hills of the Howe of Fife to Dunfermline, the sights and sounds of Fife will live long in the memory.
For a sensational break this spring your ideal destination is The Kingdom of Fife. From enjoying a host of exciting visitor attractions to admiring the fantastic coastal views on one of Fife's many beaches. Be enchanted by quaint fishing villages or play a round of golf on one of the historic links courses. Whatever you choose to do here, you'll be sure to have an experience in the Kingdom of Fife that you'll never forget!
Whether you're on a family day out, a relaxing short break or a holiday packed with sports and activities, there is never a dull moment in the Kingdom of Fife. From ancient castles to cathedrals, gardens to theatres, horse riding to karting, the Kingdom of Fife is the perfect place to visit this spring.
The Holiday Cottages www.theholidaycottages.co.uk recommends one of our properties for your visit which is based in Crail, Fife.
Neuk House sleeps 1 – 4 people and can be found on our website link below:
Neuk Hoose is a recently refurbished holiday cottage in Crail, Fife. It is a Grade 2 listed building situated in a prominent position on Crail High Street, about 300 metres from the harbour. It has been finished to an exacting standard to provide you with a high level of comfort for your stay.
Neuk Hoose is an extremely cosy, intimate house with character by the bucket load. If you are looking for wide open living space with acres of hallway this may not be you chosen cuppa, however if you want a holiday to remember you are in the right place!
The Holiday Cottages hopes you have a lovely Scottish Holiday.
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