Thursday, 26 May 2022

East Trewent Farm Cottages, Freshwater East, Pembroke, Pembrokeshire (Sleeps 1-14)

East Trewent Farm Cottages provides 4-star accommodation for up to 7 people. The cottages can sleep 2, 5 or 7 guests. This is the ideal base for couples, friends or families wanting to explore Pembrokeshire. Our charming holiday homes are located on a farm near Freshwater East. This village is next to a sheltered bay. It is only 7 miles from Pembroke in the Pembrokeshire National Park.

They have all been tastefully decorated and furnished throughout. Built around 200 years ago East Trewent Farm stands on just over an acre of land. It is an attractive stone farmhouse with outbuildings. There is ample car parking in the gravelled farmyard.

The Cart House: This former cart house welcomes you the moment you step into the glazed arched entranceway. The hall has a tiled floor, exposed beams and feature open stable bars. The bath and shower room are on the ground floor. It can accommodate 4 people in a double bed and twin. The living/dining room has a feature stone wall leading to a well-equipped kitchen.

The Granary: The former Granary is a homely cottage. The staircase leads to a galleried seating area overlooking the living room. It has a full-height feature stone wall. On the first floor are two large bedrooms. One with a double bed and the other with twin beds. This double has adequate space for a cot. The third double bedroom is on the ground floor. There is a good size bathroom, with shower over the bath. The living/dining room has a wood burner and doors leading to a grassy outdoor space.

Barafundle Bay and the Stackpole Lily Ponds are also close to our cottages.

The Milking Parlour: Originally a milking parlour this cottage has a lofty lounge/dining area with exposed beams. The double bedroom has a ‘Crog loft ‘(with fixed ladder), suitable for up to 2 children.

There are pubs/restaurants within a short drive providing good food. Lamphey is just over 2 miles away. It has a bakery, post office and petrol station.

Nearby, the historic town of Pembroke has a variety of shops. For those who love walking there are plenty of short and long walks in the area.

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Tuesday, 24 May 2022

Dove Farm Cottages, Ellastone, Ashbourne, Derbyshire (Sleeps 1-16)

Three comfortable and well-equipped barn conversions, that feel like home from home. With a separate large dining room to seat 18. Perfect for gathering everyone around the table. Ideal venue for getting together with friends or celebrating family occasions. The cottages are grouped around an attractive, shared patio garden, with easy access for those guests with reduced mobility. Dove farm cottages specialise in short breaks for groups, as well as offering individual cottages.

Barn Owl Cottage:
This spacious 3 bedroom holiday cottage can sleep 7 plus children in a twin room, a family room and a triple bedroom. The living room has SKY TV, Wi-Fi, books, toys and DVDs. The kitchen is well equipped and opens out onto a shared patio area.

Swallow Cottage:
Swallow Cottage is the middle one of the 3 cottages and can accommodate 4 people in a double and twin bedroom. There is a generous living/dining room which has SKY TV, WiFi, DVD player, DVDs, books, board games etc. Groups of guests hiring all three properties, enjoy gathering in this informal space. A light and airy, modern kitchen complete the layout of this cottage.

Wren Cottage:
This cosy 2 bedroom cottage can sleep 5 people in a double bedroom and a triple bedroom, which has a single bed plus full-size bunk beds. There is a sofabed in the living room, which enables larger groups hiring all cottages, to use this space as an extra “bedroom”. The kitchen is well equipped, with a Range cooker and an American style fridge/freezer. Ideal set up, if you are cooking for a larger group. Just pop next door to the studio dining room, to serve. Or perhaps bring in caterers?

Dove Dining Studio:
The Dove dining studio is a versatile space when hired together with the 3 adjoining cottages at Dove Farm.

It works equally well as a dining room, a celebration space, a training room for workshops and a place to congregate for retreats. There is an entrance area, leading directly from the car park, a kitchenette and 2 x additional toilets.

The farm looks out onto open fields, leading down to the River Dove. There is a farm and riverside walk for the exclusive use of dove farm guests. There are other walks from the farm gate and an award-winning pub restaurant, just 5 mins walking distance. The river marks the border between Derbyshire and Staffordshire – with so much to see and do within easy travel of the holiday cottages. Alton Towers is only 4 miles away. Other attractions include Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood, Churnet Valley railway, Carsington Water, Chatsworth and Dovedale, Trentham Gardens and the National Memorial Arboretum.

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Latcrag Caravan, High Row Farm, Threlkeld, Keswick, Cumbria (Sleeps 1-6)

Latcrag Caravan is located on its own grounds within High Row Farm and it provides wonderful views and self-catering accommodation within the Cumbrian village of Threlkeld. Threlkeld is to the east of Keswick and it offers a superb base for walkers and cyclists.

The self-catering caravan is 35 feet long and 12 feet wide and will sleep up to 6 people in a spacious double, twin room and sofa bed in the lounge.

There is a lounge area complete with TV, radio, gas fire and dining table. The kitchen is well equipped and includes a cooker, fridge, kettle, microwave, crockery and cutlery.

Panel heaters are stored in all rooms. Pillows, duvets, duvet covers and blankets all provided. Sheets, pillowcases and towels are required.

The area surrounding the self-catering accommodation is the ideal setting for walking, cycling, fishing, horse riding and golfing. The nearby Keswick has many interesting places to visit such as Honister Slate Mine, Castlerigg Stone Circle, Keswick Museum and Lake District National Park.

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Monday, 23 May 2022

Luckley Farm Cottages, Longborough, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire, The Cotswolds (Sleeps 1-48)

Luckley Farm Cottages can cater for both small and large groups, sleeping up to a total of 48 people. Our holiday cottages are at the very centre of the North Cotswolds, near Moreton-in-Marsh, with miles of rolling Cotswold countryside in every direction.

We have a choice of cottages and can accommodate up to 48 people, with our largest property sleeping 14 guests. They are traditional stone Cotswold barns and cottages built in 1795 and offer comfortable and well-appointed places to stay. Excellent facilities in all the cottages include:

Bed Linen, hand towels, and tea towels included.
Patio garden areas with gas barbecues, and wood furniture.
Highchair and cots (request on booking).
Children’s play areas.
Centrally heated.
Shared laundry facilities.
Local catering is available by prior arrangement.
Dogs allowed in The Granary and Warren rooms (maximum of 2 per group, £20 each dog)..

The Farmhouse:
The original Farmhouse keeps a comfortable family home atmosphere, well suited to families and groups of friends, with wooden flooring and exposed beams throughout. The spacious open plan lounge and dining area includes a warm log fire. The galley style kitchen is well equipped, with a double oven, and double fridge/freezer included. French windows lead out into the garden for relaxing, with garden furniture, BBQ and a wooden Wendy house for children to enjoy. Upstairs are 4 large shower/bathrooms and 6 bedrooms which can be adjusted to suit your group best from 4 double/2 twin - 2 double/4 twin + 2 foldouts if needed that can go into some rooms to make triple rooms. 

The Granary:
The Granary has been converted into a comfortable 2-floor cottage. Upstairs is the well-equipped open plan kitchen/dining area, with a table to seat up to 12-24. The large lounge has a drinks bar area and access to the decking to enjoy the wonderful view over the Cotswold Hills. Downstairs are the 6 bedrooms, 3 en suites and 2 bathrooms. With flexibility in the room set-up (doubles/twins), The Granary suits all groups very well, including business and pre-wedding groups. The south-east facing patio and garden area are great for BBQs and picnics, and also has a children's swing set. Up to 2 well-behaved dogs are welcome with responsible owners (by prior arrangement only).

The Warren:
These six rooms are just 30 metres from The Granary and are all self-contained rooms set in a bungalow format. Wi-Fi, TV, hairdryer, a novel 'cupboard' kitchenette for people to make an early cup of coffee/toast/scrambled egg etc. if wished and a small shower en suite each. The rooms can be made either as double or twin and have a futon in each room which can sleep an extra adult/older child if happy to share.

The Snuggle:
Our wonderful cottage sleeps up to 2 people, boasting an ecologically sensitive grass roof to seamlessly blend in with a gorgeous countryside setting. Inside there is an open plan cottage with a kitchen and sitting area, TV/DVD player, four-poster bed and separate bathroom. A south-facing patio is great for al fresco dining whilst savouring the views.

Wonderful facilities to enjoy include:

Gardens, patios, gas BBQs, outdoor settings.
All-weather tennis court.
Games room (pool table, table tennis, table football, air hockey).
Large heated swimming pool (open June – Sept).
Boule Piste.
Local country pub, The Coach and Horses, Ganborough, serving the very local Donnington Ale..
3-mile walk through designated environmentally sensitive area boasting over 140 species of Cotswold flora. (The Country Code applies for walking dogs).

The surrounding area has plenty of activities and places of interest that guests of all ages can enjoy. You will find plenty of places to eat, shop and sightsee as well as activities such as:

Clay pigeon shooting.
Quad biking.
Horse riding.
Bike riding.
Visiting the spa.

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Thursday, 19 May 2022

Elworth Farmhouse Cottage, Abbotsbury, Weymouth, Dorset (Sleeps 1-2)

Elworth Farmhouse Cottage offers superb self-catering accommodation in the ancient farming hamlet of Elworth. We are close to the historic village of Abbotsbury and perfect for a tranquil break in Dorset.

Our 17th Century Grade II Listed farmhouse Cottage sleeps 2, ideal for a romantic getaway. You also have use of a private swimming pool, spa hot tub, patio, barbecue, garden furniture and large garden.

Our charming cottage is brimming with character, offering lovely oak beams and a feature inglenook log effect fire. Rustle up some delicious meals in the fully equipped kitchen which has a Nespresso coffee machine (capsules provided) microwave, electric cooker with ceramic hob, large fridge-freezer and dishwasher. Unwind in the cosy lounge which has a flat-screen TV with Netflix,, Stereo radio/CD player and a dining table. Downstairs there is a shower room.

Upstairs there is a beautiful bedroom with a king-size bed and a single bed with memory foam mattresses and fine bedding company duvets. The en suite includes a wash-hand basin and WC.

Elworth hamlet is a walker's paradise, with footpaths in all directions. The Dorset Coast Path runs along the top of the hill above the hamlet and leads down into Abbotsbury village 2 miles away. The County town of Dorchester, with a wealth of museums and archaeological sites, lies 9 miles to the northeast of the hamlet. The beaches of Weymouth Bay are 7 miles to the east and the old fishing village of West Bay with the historic town of Bridport lies 8 miles to the west.

Abbotsbury is an unspoiled village that provides craft and antique shops, historic Tithe Barn with a children's farm, an old coaching inn and of course cream teas. The walk to St. Catherine’s Chapel above the village provides stunning views across Lyme Bay and the surrounding countryside.

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Sunridge Retreats, Worston, Plymouth, Devon, South Hams (Sleeps 1-6)

Sunridge Retreats offers luxury self-catering holiday accommodation in Devon each with their own hot tub and cinema rooms. We have a luxury lodge, unique geodome, romantic eco pod and 2 cubes. Our holiday homes are ideally located for those who are looking for a relaxing break and are a great base for couples, families, parties and those who enjoy fishing. We can be found at Worston in Devon and are only 10 miles from Plymouth. There is no better place to stay whilst exploring the South Hams.

Sunridge Lodge:
A converted barn that can sleep up to people in a double bedroom and an open plan mezzanine with 2 single beds and a futon bed. This tastefully converted barn was originally built over 200 years ago and is now a luxury pad for those who are looking for an enjoyable break. It still retains original stone walls, exposed beams and a stunning solid oak staircase. We are equipped with all the latest mod cons including Bluetooth speakers, free Wi-Fi, large Smart Wi-Fi TVs, PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and a selection of games. Other facilities at the holiday home include:

State of the art NEFF kitchen with large glass gas hob, integrated microwave, washer/dryer, dishwasher and electric oven.
Luxury bathroom with large drench shower & mood lighting.
All bed linen & towels included.
5 seater hot tub with mood lighting, a great place to sit and relax after a day exploring the local area.
Locally sourced food hamper available on request

Our stunning geodome is perfect for an unforgettable holiday. This luxurious dome is located on a fishing lakeshore in the heart of the Yealm Valley, ideal for a romantic getaway or family break. The dome comes with a wonderful open plan living area to suit all your needs. There is a state-of-the-art kitchen and a deluxe bathroom. The king-size bed is fit for royalty and sizeable sofa beds are ideal for the kids. You can relax on the comfy sofas and enjoy looking out at the large geodome window. Excellent facilities include a magnificent 4 metre, HD 4K 3D screen, PS4 or Xbox One. Outside is a private hot tub, providing you with a place to soak and relax, whilst sipping a glass or two of something fizzy.

Eco Pod:
This lavish pod is ideal for couples looking for somewhere special to stay. The pod is beautifully furnished and set amidst gorgeous countryside. Bi-fold doors open onto the lovely decking area. Inside there is an ultra-modern German kitchen which comes with a range of excellent appliances. The bathroom comes with a powerful gas fired shower, WC and mounted sink unit. From the dining area you can look out to the delightful garden. Outside there is a picnic table to socialise around and a private hot tub to unwind in. You can also enjoy using the coal BBQ, perfect for a spot of al fresco dining.

Cubes: Our 2 fabulous Cubes offer a magical break to suit all your needs. These bespoke structures include a relaxing open-plan space with lofted ceilings and light-filled skylight. The kitchen is well-equipped and the dining table seats 2.

Bedrooms consist of a bunk space which comes with a king-size mattress and smart HDTV. The modern bathroom includes a gas-fired shower, toilet and sink. You can enjoy amazing entertainment facilities, including a 3D 4K Ultra HD projector with a supersized 4-metre screen, Dolby Atmos surround sound, plus an XBOX ONE & a selection of movies & games. Outside there is a bench seat and a lavish hot tub to soak your troubles in.

We also have glamping accommodation available in our bell tents – please enquire for details.

Our holiday homes are set in two acres of private woodland including small sunny clearings as well as large shaded areas, both ideal for relaxing. The private carp fishing lake is exclusive to Sunridge guests and the hot tub is equipped with bespoke mood lighting and is the ultimate indulgent luxury. This private patch of woodland in Devon includes 2 acres of grounds where guests can relax in the sunshine or the shaded wood. There’s even a gas-fired Weber BBQ for alfresco dining on the high deck overlooking the trees and lake.

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Harbourlights Cottage, Broadstairs, Kent (Sleeps 1-4)

Harbourlights Cottage in Broadstairs, Kent, offers stunning accommodation in a beautiful location. We are only a few minutes walk from the seafront, beach and shops, ensuring you can make the most of this wonderful part of England.

Our charming 2 bedroom cottage is situated in a quiet location, allowing you to relax and unwind with friends and family while staying in comfy accommodation. The cosy lounge has 2 comfortable 2 seater sofas, 1 of which is a double bed sofa. A 40’’ flat screen digital TV with Freeview and DVD player is available. You can wine and dine in our dining area, which has a dining table, 4 chairs and a highchair. There’s also a radio/CD/Cassette player. Double doors lead onto a decked garden breakfast area, perfect for enjoying a morning coffee or a glass of wine in the evening. Our newly refurbished kitchen is fully equipped with all the appliances expected for high-quality accommodation: fitted units, electric hob, fan assisted oven, fridge freezer, dishwasher, microwave and toaster. Thermostatically controlled shower cubicle and WC on the ground floor.

There are 2 bedrooms, one is a double bed with memory foam mattress, duvet, bedside tables with lamps, radio alarm, dressing table, fully fitted wardrobes, fitted carpet and there is also a Greco travel cot available as required. The other bedroom overlooks the back garden, is comfortably sized and has two single beds with duvets, bedside lamp and table, 4 drawer unit and single wardrobe. There is also a bathroom/shower room – bath (incorporating a thermostatically controlled shower) and washbasin. A separate WC upstairs. Downstairs there is a shower room and loo.

Our quiet and delightful garden has a lovely decking area and table and chairs. The garden is ideal for children to play in as it is safe and secure.

All bed linen and tea towels are included and the property is cleaned at each turnaround (which is usually weekly). Electricity usage together with gas central heating and hot water is included in the rental price.

Our superb holiday home is ideal for visiting local attractions. A bus service, the Loop, links Broadstairs with Margate and Ramsgate (buses every 10 minutes). Broadstairs is a wonderful place to visit and Quex Park in Birchington is a fabulous place for children to visit, catering for a wide range of ages. For the little ones, you have Jungle Jims, and a huge playpen is the best way to describe where the kids can immerse themselves in unbridled fun. From Jungle Jims you can move straight on to the Cotton and Powell museum, which is an educational experience unrivalled in the near vicinity. Take the Viking Trail via bicycle and experience the beauty of this stretch of coastline. Ramsgate has the only Royal Harbour in the whole of the UK, decreed Royal by George IV after receiving hospitality before embarking to Hanover. This borders a yacht-packed marina, awash with history and overflowing with continental charm, it’s a must-see historic port. In Ramsgate, the water is irresistible – hop on a boat trip to spot seals on the Goodwin Sands, discover gorgeous beaches and bays, or view the Thanet Offshore Windfarm’s 100 turbines.

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Tuesday, 17 May 2022

Seabreeze Holiday Apartments, Dymchurch, Romney Marsh, Kent (Sleeps 1-5)

Seabreeze Holiday Apartments offer self-catering accommodation for family holidays in a prime position right on the seafront at Dymchurch, boasting amazing sea views. We are based in the South-East corner of Kent and have a great base for exploring the area.

The village of Dymchurch is a traditional holiday destination and is well-known for its miles of sandy beaches, specialist shops, pubs, restaurants, funfair and amusements.

The Top Apartment:
The Top-floor Apartment offers spectacular panoramic views from Folkestone to Dungeness, and across the English Channel towards France. The apartment sleeps 4 but we can provide an additional guest bed for a surcharge. It is accessed by a small flight of outside stairs. There is a well-equipped kitchen-diner with an electric cooker, microwave, fridge, deep freeze, washing machine and ironing facilities. The living room features a built-in bar, sofa bed (which can sleep an additional two people), armchairs, a wall-mounted fire and a TV with Freeview and DVD player. There are two bedrooms, one with a double bed, the other with two single beds. Both rooms have fitted wardrobes. An additional folding bed is available if required. The bathroom has a bath, electric shower, WC, washbasin and electric shaver point. Central heating is by electric storage heaters.

The Garden Apartment:
The Garden Apartment is reached from the garden. A flight of steps leads to the sea and sands. The apartment sleeps 5. There is a well-equipped kitchen diner with an electric cooker, microwave, fridge and deep freeze. A washing machine and ironing facilities are provided in the nearby utility room. The living room has a wall-mounted fire and TV with Freeview and a DVD player. The patio, with its own furniture, is accessed from the living room. There are two bedrooms, one with a double bed, the other with three single beds. Both bedrooms have fitted wardrobes. The bathroom has a bath, separate shower cubicle, WC, washbasin and electric shaver point. The apartment has gas-fired central heating.

It is situated on the Romney Marsh, sometimes called the fifth quarter of the globe, and famous for its sheep, historic churches, and tales of smuggling.

The world-famous Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway, with its fleet of historic steam and diesel locomotives, follows the coast from Hythe via Dymchurch and New Romney, to Dungeness, with its lighthouses and sea fishing.

The towns of Rye, Folkestone and Dover are all within easy reach - and, while you're in the area, why not pop across to France for the day?

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