Friday 7 June 2024

Cliff Cottage, Lyme Regis, Dorset


Cliff Cottage, Lyme Regis, Dorset

Cliff Cottage stands as a cherished retreat overlooking the serene beauty of Lyme Bay and the renowned Cobb. Nestled among the iconic pink cottages, its allure is as timeless as the waves that lap at its doorstep. Just moments from the beach, and with convenient access to local amenities, it serves as an ideal sanctuary for both couples and families seeking respite in Lyme, regardless of the season.

For three decades, the Rose Family has graciously opened the doors of their seaside haven to guests, marking this year as their Pearl Anniversary in Lyme, the Pearl of Dorset. Under the attentive care of Sue Rose, each booking is personally handled, ensuring a bespoke experience for every visitor. Their commitment to excellence is underscored by the prestigious Gold Award, a testament to their unwavering dedication to guest satisfaction.

Over the years, Cliff Cottage has become a cherished tradition for many, with generations returning year after year to bask in its warmth and hospitality. The allure of its proximity to the beach, coupled with the thoughtful provisions for families with young children, makes it a haven for holidaymakers seeking convenience without compromise.

From the provision of travel cots and high chairs to an array of children's books and toys, every detail has been meticulously considered to alleviate the burdens of travel and enhance the overall experience. With garden furniture, BBQ facilities, and an assortment of beach toys at their disposal, guests are invited to embrace outdoor living amidst the tranquil surroundings.

Even as the seasons change, the cottage remains a beacon of warmth and comfort, thanks to its high-performance radiators and double-glazed windows. Whether gazing upon the Cobb from the comfort of one's bed or enjoying the passing of time on the terrace, every moment at Cliff Cottage is imbued with a sense of serenity and joy.

As the garden walls and hedges offer silent testimony to the countless memories forged within its embrace, Cliff Cottage continues to beckon, a timeless sanctuary by the sea.

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Wednesday 5 June 2024

Atholl Palace, Pitlochry, Perthshire, The Highlands


Atholl Palace, Pitlochry, Perthshire, The Highlands

Atholl Palace offers charming self-catering accommodation on the outskirts of Pitlochry in Perthshire. Surrounded by 50 acres of gorgeous woodland and gardens, it is the perfect setting for an idyllic holiday in The Highlands.

Atholl Palace provides a range of accommodation options, including tastefully restored cottages, a variety of lodges, and modern apartments. Each unit is furnished to a high standard, ensuring a relaxing and comfortable getaway.

The luxurious lodges at Atholl Palace are pet-friendly and come with various amenities. The Hunting Lodges feature three bedrooms, an open-plan design, and are set within secluded woodland and a former walled garden. The Victorian-era Gate Lodge, full of character with its turrets and unique windows, offers two bedrooms. All lodges include en suite bedrooms, fully fitted kitchens, and spacious living rooms.

Guests can choose from one or two-bedroom cottages. These pet-friendly cottages come with fully equipped kitchens, wood-burning stoves, and access to all of Atholl Palace’s facilities, providing a cozy and convenient stay.

Atholl Palace also offers sleek one and two-bedroom apartments nestled in a 1930s Art Deco building. These pet-friendly apartments feature wood-burning stoves and open-plan kitchens, blending modern comfort with classic design.

Atholl Palace boasts a range of onsite facilities to enhance your stay. Indulge in a treatment at the spa while enjoying views of the stunning Scottish countryside. Dine at the Verandah Restaurant, practice your serve on the tennis court, play a round at the pitch 'n' putt, or explore the rich history of the area at the onsite museum.

For those looking to explore beyond the estate, Pitlochry and the surrounding Perthshire area offer numerous activities. Enjoy horse riding, fishing, cycling, mountain biking, sailing, skiing, and snowboarding. Whisky enthusiasts can visit the Edradour Distillery for a tasting, while adventure seekers can head to the Highland Safaris & Red Deer Centre for an exciting Land Rover safari. Other notable attractions include the Pitlochry Dam Visitor Centre, Blair Castle & Gardens, Ben Vrackie, Schiehallion, and the Falls of Bruar.

Atholl Palace provides a perfect blend of relaxation, luxury, and adventure, making it an ideal destination for your next holiday in The Highlands.

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Tuesday 4 June 2024

Samares Manor Apartments & Cottages, St Clement, Jersey, Channel Islands


Samares Manor Apartments & Cottages, St Clement, Jersey, Channel Islands

Located amidst the picturesque Channel Islands, Samarès Manor on Jersey offers a charming escape for your next holiday. Choose from a selection of beautifully renovated self-catering apartments and cottages, all nestled within the manor's captivating early Victorian courtyard.

Each tastefully furnished accommodation provides guests with continuous access to the stunning Samarès Manor Gardens, perfect for a relaxing stroll or a peaceful picnic amidst vibrant blooms.

The Farmhouse Apartments: Ideal for families, Apartments One and Two offer comfortable living for 4 adults and 1 child each. These two-bedroom (one double and one twin) apartments feature a lounge/diner, kitchenette, and a bathroom with a bath/shower combination. A child's Z bed or cot can be provided upon request. Apartment Three is perfect for smaller groups, accommodating 3 adults and 1 infant. Similar in layout to Apartments One and Two, it offers a double and a single bedroom.

The Coach House: Perfect for larger groups of up to 8 guests, The Coach House provides ample space for a memorable stay. This two-floor property features a kitchen and lounge/diner on the ground floor. Accessed by steep stairs, the first floor offers three bedrooms (one double, one twin, and one single) and a bathroom with a bath/shower combination. A separate shower room adds convenience. All first-floor rooms have sloping ceilings. A Z bed, cot, and highchair are available upon request

The Forge & The Barn: These two-floor apartments offer the perfect solution for larger families or groups travelling together. The Forge accommodates 6 adults and 2 children, while The Barn is ideal for up to 8 guests. Both feature spacious living areas, well-equipped kitchens, multiple bedrooms, and bathrooms. Child Z beds and cots can be provided upon request for a comfortable stay for all.

All guests have full access to the beautiful Samarès Manor Gardens, offering a tranquil escape amidst nature. Additionally, a licensed café is conveniently located within the courtyard, open seven days a week for your refreshment needs.

The surrounding area of St Clement offers a wealth of activities for all interests. Explore the picturesque countryside on foot or by bike, tee off at a nearby golf course, or relax on the sandy shores of the nearby beach. For those seeking cultural experiences, a variety of shops and a friendly pub are located close by. Jersey itself boasts a range of exciting attractions, including the fascinating Durrell Wildlife Park, the historic Elizabeth Castle, and the captivating Mont Orgueil.

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The Showmans Wagon, Gunnerton, Hexham, Northumberland


The Showmans Wagon, Gunnerton, Hexham, Northumberland

Immerse yourself in history and relaxation at this meticulously restored 1940s showman's wagon, set amidst the idyllic countryside of Northumberland. This unique accommodation offers a luxurious escape for two, overlooking picturesque gardens, rolling fields, and the renowned dark skies of the region.

Step inside the wagon to discover a haven of comfort and style. Crisp linen sheets adorn the beds, while a cosy wood-burning stove provides warmth and ambience. Relax in the spacious shower room after a day of exploration, and stay connected with Wi-Fi access. The handcrafted kitchen, bathed in natural light thanks to the original etched glass windows, is perfect for whipping up delicious meals. The sleeping arrangements are ideal for couples, with a double bedroom at one end and a snug that can convert into either a double or twin room at the other.

Beyond the wagon, unwind in the beautiful paved garden, surrounded by calming trees and vibrant flowers. This idyllic setting provides the perfect escape for couples seeking a romantic getaway, offering a haven of peace and tranquillity away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Northumberland's rich tapestry of history and natural beauty lies at your doorstep. Explore stately homes and captivating gardens, delve into history at museums and historic towns, all within a short drive. Hadrian's Wall, a testament to Roman ingenuity, awaits exploration, offering a glimpse into the past.

This location allows you to easily explore all that Northumberland has to offer. Whether you're drawn to historical sites, captivating museums, or the beauty of the natural world.

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West Cottage, Gunnerton, Hexham, Northumberland


West Cottage, Gunnerton, Hexham, Northumberland

Located in the heart of Northumberland, renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty and close proximity to Hadrian's Wall, lies West Cottage. This luxurious, self-catering getaway is the perfect escape for those seeking relaxation, exploration, and a touch of history.

Originally an 18th-century byre and granary, the cottage has been meticulously converted into a warm and inviting haven. The open-plan design on the ground floor offers a sense of spaciousness while maintaining a cosy atmosphere with exposed original stonework. A grand oak lintel fireplace with a wood-burning stove adds character and warmth to the sitting area.

The well-equipped kitchen and dining area flow seamlessly from the living space, separated by the staircase. Handmade cabinetry with granite countertops and underfloor heating throughout the tiled ground floor further enhance the contemporary country cottage style.

Upstairs, guests will find two comfortable bedrooms, a double and a twin, each featuring its own en-suite bathroom with a large rose-head shower.

Beyond the cosy confines of West Cottage, guests can indulge in the bounty of the farm. Fresh, seasonal produce from the garden, delicious free-range eggs, and hearty Dexter beef are all available, offering a taste of the local bounty. For those with a creative spirit, the owner's art studio located just steps away provides an inspiring space to unleash their inner artist.

Northumberland itself offers a wealth of attractions for every visitor. Explore stately homes and beautiful gardens, delve into history at museums and historic towns, or embark on a journey along Hadrian's Wall, a testament to Roman ingenuity.

West Cottage is also well-suited for special occasions, events, and corporate groups. Whether you envision intimate gatherings with friends and family, summer barbecues under the open sky, or workshops in art, cookery, or even blacksmithing, West Cottage can accommodate your needs.

The environmentally conscious traveller will appreciate West Cottage's commitment to sustainability. The property utilizes renewable energy sources, practices composting, and boasts home-grown food. Additionally, West Cottage supports local producers and has planted a hundred trees, contributing to a greener future.

The welcoming staff at West Cottage are dedicated to ensuring a memorable stay for their guests. Should you have any questions or require assistance in planning your Northumberland adventure, don't hesitate to reach out. West Cottage awaits, ready to be your home away from home in this beautiful corner of England.

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Monday 3 June 2024

Triscombe Farm Country Cottages, Exmoor, Somerset


Triscombe Farm Country Cottages, Exmoor, Somerset

Set within the heart of Exmoor National Park, Triscombe Farm offers a collection of charming cottages, perfect for those seeking a peaceful retreat amidst stunning scenery. Combining the rustic charm of 19th-century architecture with modern amenities, Triscombe Farm provides a comfortable and relaxing base for exploring Exmoor's beauty.

Unwind after a day of adventure in the inviting indoor heated swimming pool, or challenge your companions to a friendly match on the all-weather tennis court (available April to October). The farm's natural spring ensures a constant supply of refreshing water, ideal for quenching your thirst on a warm summer day.

Each cottage boasts its own unique character and charm. Relax in this sheltered, wooded valley, with the River Quarme flowing serenely nearby. The cottages and farmhouse are surrounded by unspoiled countryside, offering breathtaking views of Dunkery Beacon. Whether you seek a romantic getaway for two or a family vacation, Triscombe Farm has the perfect accommodation to suit your needs.

Primrose caters to couples, offering a single-story layout with a double bedroom and ensuite bathroom, a well-equipped kitchen, and a comfortable sitting/dining room.

Juniper, another delightful single-story cottage, features a cosy sitting/dining room, kitchen, a double bedroom with a romantic four-poster bed, and an ensuite shower room.

Bracken and Coachmans are ideal for couples, with Bracken offering valley views and Coachmans featuring a Victorian charm with a wood-burning stove and a first-floor four-poster bed.

Stream provides a double bedroom, a twin room, a spacious living area with a wood-burning stove, and a separate dining room. 

Garden and Orchard, mirror images of each other, have a ground-floor double and twin bedroom layout, with an open-plan living area on the first floor. 

Fern offers a characterful escape with a beamed sitting room, separate kitchen, and a double and a twin bedroom upstairs.

Whortleberry and Rose cater to larger families or groups, each with multiple bedrooms and bathrooms. Whortleberry boasts a ground-floor kitchen and dining area, while Rose features a traditional inglenook fireplace in the sitting room.

All cottages come with access to the shared amenities, including the pool, tennis court, and games room.

Beyond Triscombe Farm, Exmoor National Park offers a wealth of activities. Explore a network of walking and cycling trails, or embark on a horseback riding adventure through the stunning landscapes. Immerse yourself in the rich history of the region, or discover the diverse wildlife at the Exmoor Zoological and Conservation Centre. With so much to see and do, Triscombe Farm provides the perfect launching point for an unforgettable Exmoor experience.

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