Wednesday 10 July 2024

Byre Cottages, Storrington, Pulborough, West Sussex


Byre Cottages, Storrington, Pulborough, West Sussex

Sullington Manor Farm offers charming self-contained, single-storey accommodations designed to ensure a comfortable holiday experience. Located in the village of Sullington, this traditional working beef and arable farm spans 500 acres in the heart of the picturesque South Downs National Park.

Each holiday cottage at Sullington Manor Farm is equipped with modern amenities to cater to guests' needs. These include a combination boiler providing hot water at all times and central heating as needed, a gas cooker, microwave oven, fridge/freezer, TV, DVD, and free Wi-Fi. Bed linen and towels (one hand towel and one larger towel per person) are provided, with guests advised to bring their own beach towels. Fuel costs are included from June to September.

Byre Cottage 1 features an open-plan living/dining room and kitchen, one double bedroom with an en-suite shower room, one additional double bedroom, one twin bedroom, and a bathroom with a shower over the bath. The cottage also boasts a private south-facing patio with barbecue, furniture, plants, and a shared lawn with garden furniture.

Slightly separated from the other cottages, Byre Cottage 2 has its own car entry/parking area off Sullington Lane. The cottage opens into an open-plan living/dining room and kitchen, featuring one double bedroom, a bunk bedroom, and a bathroom with a shower over the bath. It also has a private patio with barbecue, furniture, herbs, and a shared lawn with garden furniture.

Byre Cottage 3 includes an original Victorian stone step into the cottage, leading to an open-plan living/dining room with kitchen. It has one double bedroom, one twin bedroom, and a bathroom with a shower. The cottage also features a private patio with barbecue, furniture, herbs, and a shared lawn with garden furniture.

Similar to Byre Cottage 3, Byre Cottage 4 includes an original Victorian stone step and a hallway leading to an open-plan living/dining room with kitchen. There is one double bedroom, one twin bedroom, and a bathroom with a shower. The cottage also offers a private patio with barbecue, furniture, herbs, and a shared lawn with garden furniture.

Guests at Sullington Manor Farm can enjoy a range of on-site facilities, including an outdoor heated pool available from May to the end of September, a tennis court, a table tennis table, outdoor toys for younger children, and private patio areas. The farm offers numerous footpaths and walking trails, including the renowned South Downs Way. Children are welcome to collect fresh eggs daily from the farm's free-range hens, and meeting Pepper and Birdie, the farm spaniels, is a highlight for many guests.

Free Wi-Fi is provided, and bed linen and towels are included. Gas and electricity are included during the summer months (May to September) and are charged according to usage from October to April.

For those looking for refreshments, the farm's café is open Thursday to Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm, making it the perfect pit stop after a walk.

Storrington is a picturesque village rich in history and offers a range of activities including walking and horse riding. Nearby attractions include Arundel Castle, Goodwood House, and the breathtaking landscapes of the South Downs National Park, providing plenty of opportunities for exploration and adventure.

Sullington Manor Farm invites you to experience the charm and relaxation of the countryside, making it an ideal destination for a memorable holiday in West Sussex.

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Monday 8 July 2024

The Riverside, York, North Yorkshire


The Riverside, York, North Yorkshire

Set in the heart of historic York, The Riverside offers an exquisite self-catering holiday experience, perfect for families and groups. With accommodation options for up to 8 guests in The House and 4 in The Apartment, this stylish and comfortable property promises luxury and convenience in a serene, leafy terrace location overlooking the river.

Generously spread over three floors, The House features:

- Three double bedrooms, including one en suite and one with a twin beds option.
- A modern family bathroom and an additional cloakroom.
- A spacious sitting room that boasts wonderful views over the river.
- A contemporary dining kitchen, fully equipped with appliances, cutlery, crockery, and cookware.

This setup ensures ample space and comfort, making it an ideal choice for families or larger groups seeking a home-away-from-home experience.

Situated on the ground floor of the property, The Apartment is a cosy yet luxurious option for smaller groups. It includes:

- A large king-size bedroom.
- A living room with a double sofa bed.
- A fully-equipped kitchen.
- A modern bathroom.

The Apartment is accessed through a small private gated yard, providing a sense of exclusivity and privacy. Additionally, it offers the convenience of a private garage attached to the property, ensuring secure parking for guests.

The Riverside’s prime location means that York’s top attractions are just a short walk away. Guests can easily explore:

- The Jorvik Viking Centre, offering a fascinating glimpse into the city’s Viking history.
- York Castle Museum, showcasing an extensive collection of historical artifacts.
- Ghost walks, providing an eerie and entertaining way to discover York’s haunted past.
- Numerous galleries and theatres, catering to a variety of cultural interests.

Whether you are drawn by the rich history, vibrant culture, or scenic beauty of York, The Riverside provides the perfect base for exploring this enchanting city and the surrounding North Yorkshire region.


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Cruinn Cottages, Achnamara, Lochgilphead, Argyll, Bute & The Islands


Cruinn Cottages, Achnamara, Lochgilphead, Argyll, Bute & The Islands

Cruinn Cottages offers charming self-catering accommodation near Achnamara, set on the owner’s working farm. Both cottages sit at the edge of a wood and offer stunning views over Loch Sween and the paps of Jura. Close to Lochgilphead, Cruinn Cottages are ideal for a memorable holiday in Argyll, Bute & The Islands.


Each of the two cottages is fully equipped to accommodate four people and is centrally heated throughout. The modern, fitted kitchens are well-equipped with an automatic washing machine/tumble dryer, microwave oven, dishwasher, and fridge/freezer. The spacious living rooms feature a dining area, an electric log-effect stove, a TV, and a DVD player. French doors open onto a patio with furniture and a barbecue, perfect for enjoying the outdoors.

The cottages each have a double bedroom and a twin-bedded room. The bathrooms include a shower over the bath. With electric central heating throughout, double glazing, and a high standard of insulation, comfort is guaranteed.

The cottages are built to the same high specification, and guests can also enjoy a communal open-spaced garden that extends into the woods.

Wildlife enthusiasts will find much to admire without straying far from the cottages. The woods around the cottages are home to two kinds of deer, and you might also spot badgers. A short walk down to the shore offers the chance to see seals and otters, as well as a variety of sea birds. For those interested in exploring further, the Taynish Nature Reserve across Loch Sween is a must-visit.

For water-based activities, guests can bring their own boat or canoe to explore the many inlets of Loch Sween, which is also ideal for windsurfing. Some visitors even brave a swim in Loch Sween. Several beaches are within a reasonable distance, ranging from the shingle beach a few hundred yards below the cottage to Kilmory beach, four miles away, with its fine, white sand.

Fishing enthusiasts will find the area has much to offer, whether they prefer to fish from the shore or take a boat trip. For those looking to explore further afield, the Inner Hebrides can be accessed via ferries departing from various locations in the area.

Of course, for those seeking relaxation, simply sitting back and enjoying the peace and tranquillity is a perfect option. The wild deer and beautiful sunsets are some of the best attractions right on your doorstep, making Cruinn Cottages an ideal destination for those looking to unwind and enjoy nature.

Cruinn Cottages provide a perfect blend of comfort, natural beauty, and tranquillity, ensuring a memorable stay in the heart of Argyll, Bute & The Islands.

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https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/argyll--bute---the-islands/2746

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High Dalby House Cottages, Dalby Forest, Pickering, North Yorkshire, North York Moors National Park


High Dalby House Cottages, Dalby Forest, Pickering, North Yorkshire, North York Moors National Park

High Dalby House Cottages boasts a unique and unrivalled location in the serene Dalby Forest, within the North York Moors National Park. Whether you're seeking a short break, a celebration, or a retreat, guests can find relaxation and space to pause, reflect, recalibrate, and rejuvenate.

Kingfisher Cottage, the larger of the two cottages, features an entrance porch leading into a small vestibule that opens into a spacious open-plan living area. This area includes a comfortable seating area, ample dining space, and a well-equipped kitchen. The bedroom, with a king-sized bed, leads to an en-suite bathroom with a large bath and overhead shower. One small, well-behaved dog is welcome for an additional charge.

Heron Cottage also has an entrance porch that leads into a small vestibule, opening into the open-plan living area. This space includes a comfortable seating area, generous dining space, and a well-equipped kitchen. The king-sized bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with a generous walk-in shower and a large walk-in wardrobe for storage, as well as a dressing table with a hairdryer.

Each cottage offers a luxurious bathroom with underfloor heating and a heated towel rail, ensuring comfort and warmth. All linen and towels are provided for your convenience. The kitchens are fully equipped with an electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, dishwasher, washer/dryer, fridge with icebox, toaster, and coffee maker, making meal preparation a breeze.

For entertainment, each cottage includes an iPod docking station, a mini hi-fi system, and a 32-inch flat-screen TV with a DVD player. Guests will also have their own WiFi router and access point, ensuring a reliable internet connection. A selection of books, games, and DVDs is available for leisure.

On-site amenities enhance your stay with parking conveniently close to the cottages and access to a private area of the garden. Guests can enjoy outdoor cooking with the BBQ and pizza oven. For cycling enthusiasts, there is a secure cycle store, complete with a repair kit and cleaning facilities.

Relax and unwind in the hot tub, sauna, and labyrinth, or spend quiet moments in the private chapel. The main house features a bar, while a summer house/reading room and a star-gazing dome provide perfect spots for relaxation. The six acres of grounds include a lake, woodland, stream, and decked areas, offering plenty of opportunities to explore and enjoy nature. Additionally, there is a landline telephone available for use.

In addition to the cottages, High Dalby House offers B&B rooms with a minimum stay of two nights, ranging from £80 to £150 per night.

High Dalby House Cottages provide the perfect setting for a peaceful and rejuvenating stay, surrounded by the natural beauty of Dalby Forest and the North York Moors. There is plenty to see and do in the area, including:

- North Yorkshire Moors Railway
- Pickering Castle
- Beck Isle Museum
- Skelton Tower

High Dalby House Cottages offer an exceptional retreat for those looking to immerse themselves in the stunning landscapes of North Yorkshire, providing both relaxation and adventure in equal measure.

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/NorthYorkshire/17948

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Laighwood Holiday Cottages, Butterstone, Dunkeld, Perthshire


Laighwood Holiday Cottages, Butterstone, Dunkeld, Perthshire

Nestled in the heart of stunning Perthshire and surrounded by some of the world's most breathtaking scenery, Laighwood offers a variety of self-catering holiday cottages for those who seek the freedom and relaxation of Scotland's unspoiled landscapes. Located near the historic town of Dunkeld, Laighwood features accommodations ranging from a charming hillside cottage to the magnificent former West Wing of a 19th-century shooting lodge, a premier 4-star luxury property with expansive views over the rolling Perthshire countryside.

Wester Riechip is a luxuriously appointed property, sympathetically modernised to provide superb facilities while retaining the charm and elegance of Victorian Highland country living. The bright and spacious rooms of this 19th-century shooting lodge comfortably accommodate eight people and offer spectacular views. By day, the lush green fields and majestic hills of Highland Perthshire unfold before you, and by night, the lights of the Fair City of Perth can be seen twinkling in the distance.

Leduckie Cottage is a small detached farmhouse surrounded by the peaceful and gently rolling hills of Highland Perthshire, with stunning views across the lochs of Butterstone, Craiglush, and the Lowes. Accessed by a private tarmac road, Leduckie provides the ideal base for a tranquil 'away from it all' holiday for up to six people. Due to its popularity, early booking is strongly advised.

Craigton Cottage, a listed building situated just off the main Dunkeld to Blairgowrie (A923) road at the east end of the village of Butterstone, offers fully modernised accommodation for two. Craigton Cottage makes an ideal base for touring, golfing, fishing, walking, and bird-watching holidays. Guests staying at Craigton Cottage can also enjoy private facilities at Laighwood, including a game of squash on the private court or fly fishing for wild brown trout on the private hill loch.

The local area is rich with natural wonders. The Scottish Wildlife Trust's reserve at Loch of the Lowes, just a couple of miles from Dunkeld, is perhaps best known for its ospreys. This reserve also boasts a wonderful array of native wildlife, flora, and fauna, all set in a truly magical location. Another notable spot is the Hermitage, where visitors can witness salmon leaping the falls of the River Braan, set among spectacular woods that feature one of the UK's highest trees. The ancient Birnam Oak, steeped in centuries of history, is another must-see landmark.

Laighwood provides an ideal getaway for those seeking to immerse themselves in the natural beauty and historic charm of Perthshire. With its luxurious accommodations and proximity to some of Scotland's most captivating sights, it offers a perfect blend of comfort and adventure.

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Berry Hall Garden Cottage, Berry, Gower, Swansea


Berry Hall Garden Cottage, Berry, Gower, Swansea

Berry Hall Garden Cottage offers fabulous self-catering accommodation in the quaint hamlet of Berry. Nestled in a tranquil setting in Gower and surrounded by ancient footpaths in the heart of Glamorgan, the cottage is just a 10-minute drive from the award-winning beaches of Port Eynon, Rhossili, and Oxwich.

The newly converted cottage sleeps up to four people and provides everything needed for a memorable getaway. It is modern, airy, and brimming with natural light, making it perfect for couples, walkers, or families looking to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life.

The open-plan living, kitchen, and dining area is designed for relaxation. It features a toasty wood-burning stove, a large plasma TV and DVD player, comfortable seating, and a dining table for four. The well-equipped kitchen includes a gas hob and oven/grill, microwave, toaster, kettle, large fridge freezer, washing machine, and dishwasher, making it perfect for preparing home-cooked meals. Guests can enjoy a lovely morning coffee from the Dolce Gusto coffee maker, with a complimentary selection of coffees provided. Additionally, there is a separate cloakroom and downstairs shower room.

Upstairs, there are two light-filled bedrooms and a separate bathroom with a quarter bath and shower attachment. Both bedrooms offer wonderful views over the farmland and surrounding countryside. All bed linen and towels are included for your convenience.

Outside, the garden features a patio table, chairs, and a BBQ, providing a great spot for a coffee in the morning sun or an afternoon glass of wine.

The cottage is conveniently located near shops and amenities, with Port Eynon Bay, one of the most picturesque bays on the Gower Peninsula, just a short drive away. Walkers will enjoy visiting Rhossili Bay and taking the majestic walk east to Fall Bay or across the beach to Llangennith Burrows. 

Slightly further afield is the bustling city of Swansea, home to a variety of renowned attractions. Visitors can stroll around the beautiful Clyne Gardens or enjoy a fascinating day out at the National Waterfront Museum. Other notable attractions include Mumbles Pier, Plantasia, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Oystermouth Castle, and Swansea Museum.

Berry Hall Garden Cottage provides an ideal base for exploring the scenic Gower Peninsula and the vibrant city of Swansea, ensuring a delightful and memorable holiday experience.

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.theholidaycottages.co.uk/Swansea/17031

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