Friday, 18 October 2019

Hartpiece Farm, Barnstaple, Devon, Exmoor National Park (Sleeps 1-22)


Hartpiece Farm is on the edge of Exmoor and near North Devon's premiere town, Barnstaple. It is the ideal "home from home" for two to twenty-four guests. The 17th Century longhouse and two stone barns have been updated to cater for larger groups. With 10 bedrooms and indoor and outdoor eating areas, Hartpiece sleeps up to 22, with sofa beds for extra guests. Indoor amenities include a hot tub, sauna, games room and Wi-Fi. Outdoors there is a large patio area, gardens, wood and paths on our 100 acre organic and Countryside Stewardship farm.

Sleeping arrangements are flexible and described in detail on the layouts. There are 10 bedrooms: Two doubles in The Tappen, four doubles in The Hall and four in The Farm. Sofa beds and zip and link options add flexibility for additional guests. Beds are high quality and made up in advance with to guest specification. Fresh towels are laid out in readiness for your arrival.

Hartpiece offers flexible accommodation. The Great Room in the Hall measures 40’ x 25’ and the table tennis room (40’ x 24’) doubles as a reception or conference area. A feature brick-built charcoal BBQ and alfresco covered dining pavilion seats 22. The sauna, hot tub and games room are fun for guests of all ages. Everything is laid out flexibly. A bar area near the hot tub can be used for training sessions and the games room is perfect for formal receptions. Outdoors, tables and chairs can be arranged as you like on the decking and patios.

There is plenty to see and do in the area including:

Putsborough Beach.
The Victorian Bathing Tunnels.
Surfing.
Kayaking.
Walks on Exmoor.

Fishing.

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/Devon/2263

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Hendersyde Farm, Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scottish Borders (Sleeps 1-6)


If you are looking for a blissfully peaceful spot for a self catering holiday in The Borders – stylish and contemporary or traditional and cosy - the holiday homes at Hendersyde Farm Holiday Homes might just be the place for you!

The cottages are surrounded by walks, wildlife and wonderful views, over our family farm, which lies between the River Tweed and Eden Water, downstream from the delightful market town of Kelso.

Hendersyde is in a great position for exploring the beautiful and largely undiscovered Border Country & Northumberland.

Hendersyde is perfectly placed for making the most of all first class activities The Scottish Border country offers, such as fishing, walking, cycling, golfing, bird watching and riding.

Central for discovering the Border towns, historic Abbeys, castles, great homes and gardens and all the wonderfully talented artists, designers and craftsmen that the area inspires.

Well placed for exploring both sides of the border, Northumberland is just a step away, Edinburgh an hour!

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/ScottishBorders/2380

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Long Meadow, Heyshott, Midhurst, West Sussex (Sleeps 1-4)


Long Meadow is a refurbished two bedroom holiday cottage at Heyshott in West Sussex with outstanding views across the countryside to the South Downs. Located at the foot of the South Downs on the outskirts of a village, the property is close to Midhurst, Petworth, Cowdray Park, Goodwood and Chichester and about half an hour from the coast.

There is a sitting room with open gas fire, dining area and separate fitted kitchen with full central heating, washing machine and dishwasher.

The cottage is south facing with a patio area for you to relax and enjoy the lovely views. Parking space is also available.

The cottage is located 2 miles from Midhurst and is ideal for all activities in Chichester, Petworth, Goodwood, Cowdray and within easy access of the South Downs National Park. Located in a small hamlet on the outskirts of Heyshott with several excellent local pubs nearby.

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/WestSussex/9681

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Durham Riverside Apartments, Durham City, Durham (Sleeps 1-4)


Durham Riverside Apartments offers outstanding self catering accommodation in Durham City. Our two luxurious apartments are in a stunning position on the banks of the River Wear and just a short stroll from the cathedral, castle, university, shops and restaurants. The apartments are perfect for a memorable romantic break, travellers looking to explore the city or families visiting the university.

Kingsgate: A wonderful 2 bedroom ground level apartment boasts glorious views of the River Wear and Kingsgate Bridge. The property is on street level, with a lift to the apartment providing easy access. Inside the apartment is a beautiful kitchen/living area. You can unwind on the comfy sofas in front of the TV after a busy day exploring this famous city. French doors open onto a delightful decking area, ideal for unwinding on whilst the sun is shining. There are 2 bedrooms, a master en suite with a king size bed and a twin room.

Elvet: A lavish 2 bedroom duplex apartment also enjoys spectacular views of the River Wear and Elvet Bridge (a medieval masonry arch bridge built in the late 12th Century). The apartment is elegantly furnished and comes with a master en suite room with a king size bed and a generous double bedroom. The beds come with crisp white 800TV Egyptian cotton linen and goose feather duvets. You can wrap yourself in a luxurious bathrobe whilst sipping a morning coffee and savour the gorgeous views through the floor to ceiling windows. We also provide fluffy white towels, complimentary duck island toiletries and White Company soap and hand lotion.

Durham has a range of famous attractions to visit. Durham Castle is a famous Norman castle which is perfect for history buffs. Durham Cathedral is home of the Shrine of St Cuthbert and The Gala Theatre is a great arts venue which has 2 cinema screens and a stylish cafe bar.

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/Durham/16661

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Wells Touring Park Holiday Cottages, Haybridge, Wells, Somerset (Sleeps 1-2)


Wells Touring Park Holiday Cottages are situated just outside of Wells at Haybridge on a luxury touring park. The park has its very own dog shower for your use after winter walks. No need to worry about doggy paw prints or a muddy car!

With an open plan living space, the delightful little cottages are perfect for a cosy break away.

Wells is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the UK, so why not enjoy a romantic break or even a last-minute getaway to a pet-friendly cottage?

There is lots to see & do in the area, from visiting the historic city of Wells to a fun family day out at Wookey Holen Caves! The cities of Bath & Bristol are both within easy reach too, as is the famous Longleat Safari Park.

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/Somerset/15094

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Old Armoury Annexe, Pitlochry, Perthshire (Sleeps 1-2)


Old Armoury Annexe offers superb self catering accommodation in Pitlochry, Perthshire. Situated in a peaceful woodland setting, it is ideal for a memorable romantic getaway.

This charming property sleeps up to 2 people and is tastefully furnished throughout.

On the ground floor, there is a well-equipped kitchen with an oven, hob, microwave, fridge, toaster and kettle. A spacious sitting/dining room comes with 2 large sofas, occasional chairs and a dining table with chairs. This is a lovely space to unwind after a busy day sightseeing. Facilities include LCD TV and a DVD player.

The first floor comes with a large bedroom with a comfy king-size bed. The perfect place to rest your head at night. The bedroom boasts wonderful views towards Loch Faskally and the hills beyond. A modern en suite bathroom comes with a double shower and a WC.

Outside there is a patio area with a table and chairs. The perfect place for a spot of al fresco dining whilst admiring the view.

Pitlochry is a bustling traditional Scottish town which is a great base to explore this wonderful part of the country. Explorers Garden is a little woodland garden which offers the ultimate in peace and tranquillity. Loch Faskally and Woods is nearby and is a magical place to stroll around. 

A range of superb attractions is in the local area, including Blair Castle, The Black Watch Museum, Queen’s View, Fish Ladder and Visitors Centre & Pitlochry Festival Theatre.

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/Perthshire/16664

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The Old Smithy, Congdon's Shop, Launceston, Cornwall (Sleeps 1-4)


The Old Smithy is located on the edge of Bodmin Moor, two miles from the A30 in the pleasant hamlet of Congdon's Shop. This former smithy has been renovated and furnished to a high standard whilst retaining its original charm including slate floors, exposed beams and stonework.

The single storey accommodation offers two bedrooms. One large zip and link double which can be made into a twin and one small double. Bathroom with roll top bath separate shower, WC and heated towel rail. Lounge/kitchen/diner with TV, DVD and Freeview. Well equipped kitchen area with cooker, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave.

There is ample parking for two cars. Bed linen, electric, central heating and Wi-Fi included. travel cot & highchair available on request. Sorry, no dogs. Patio with picnic table. Shop two miles, pub one and half miles away.

Ideal location for touring Cornwall and Devon. Launceston Steam Railway, Boscastle, Tintagel with its Arthurian legend. Bodmin Moor for its lovely walks and Jamaica Inn. In the South Looe, Fowey, and Polperro. Numerous National Trust properties and garden such as Heligan Gardens and the Eden Project

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/Cornwall/14237

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Mill Cottage, West Linton, Peeblesshire, Scottish Borders (Sleeps 1-5)


Mill Cottage is a cosy, comfortable and spacious semi-detached cottage, dating back to 1830, but recently completely renovated inside. Situated just outside of West Linton, it’s a superb base for exploring the beautiful Scottish Borders.

Downstairs there is the family kitchen area and a wet room next to the sunny twin bedroom. The whole ground floor area is wheelchair friendly and is tiled throughout to create a relaxing sense of space and light. There is a TV in the downstairs bedroom. The kitchen is fully equipped with integral fridge, freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, electric cooker with ceramic hob and a microwave.

Upstairs there is a cosy sitting room with a wood-burning stove for those who enjoy a real fire. You will love the view from the windows, looking out across the garden and smallholding to sheep fields and hills. There is a satellite TV and a DVD player. In the bookcase, you will find a wide range of reading material, with games and jigsaws. There is also lots of tourist information, with details of local walks and where to find fishing permits for further afield. The tiled bathroom has a bath and shower. There is a spacious bedroom with a double bed and a single bedroom. A hairdryer is provided. All rooms are tastefully furnished.

Damside lies half a mile north of the small village of Romanno Bridge and three miles from the picturesque and historic village of West Linton. Peebles and Penicuik are each 10 miles distant, with Edinburgh city centre a pleasant 30 minutes by car. It is also possible to catch a bus into Edinburgh from outside the cottage.

There are several restaurants and public houses in the area, the nearest being in West Linton and a good selection of supermarkets. The nearest store is in West Linton.

Romanno Bridge is ideally placed for visiting the attractions of Edinburgh and the Central Belt and for exploring the beautiful Borders countryside. There is easy access to the Edinburgh Bypass for visiting other areas in Scotland.

There are lots of local activities for all ages, golf and tennis in West Linton, a children's Activity Camp nearby which can be booked on a daily basis, lovely country walks (West Linton has twice hosted the Borders Walking Festival and Peebles held it in 2010), mountain biking at Glentress, skiing at Hillend, rock climbing at Ratho. Da Vinci Code fans can visit Rosslyn Chapel.

For those interested in cycling, a local tourist group has identified various cycling routes in the area and cycles can be stored in our shed. Or stay at home to enjoy a walk across the field for some free fishing on our half-mile stretch of river.

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/ScottishBorders/7856

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