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Going on holiday and visiting some of the best beaches in Europe really makes for a fantastic time. The great thing is that you can even find some holiday villas and cottages nearby, so getting plenty of sun, sea and sand every day is a given.


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(5) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Invermoriston

Loch Ness / Invermoriston

2 6 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £95 / night

£575 - £675 / week

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from £95 / night

(7) Excellent 

21

Barn rental in Widemouth Bay with tennis court

Bude-Stratton / Widemouth Bay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic luxury accommodation with everything you could need. Highly recommended” We stayed at Cottons Cottage during a very cold March and had a fantastic break. The accommodation is so warm, homely, decorated to a very high standard and with everyt
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from £99 / night

£350 - £895 / week

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from £99 / night

(11) Excellent 

68

Holiday barn with golf nearby in Berrynarbor

Ilfracombe / Berrynarbor

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Fantastic conversion” The Old Dairy barn is a wonderful conversion, comfortable and very well equipped. The owners are next door, and are most helpful and attentive. It is located in a wonderful country setting, shops and places to eat are within easy
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from £100 / night

£700 - £1500 / week

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from £100 / night

(12) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

20

Barn rental in Wickmere

Cromer / Wickmere

4 9 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect accomodation” The accomodation was superb and catered for all of our needs. We stayed as a family of 9 and there was plenty of room with the barn being very roomy and spacious with all the facilities that we needed. The outdoor area although w
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Certificate of Excellence

from £225 / night

£700 - £1239 / week

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from £225 / night

18

Holiday barn in Otterham

Boscastle / Otterham

3 7 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £99 / night

£688 - £1786 / week

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from £99 / night

(21) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

24

Lackford holiday barn rental

Bury St Edmunds / Lackford

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Just perfect” We were delighted with this property. Extremely well equipped, clean and very good quality. Warm and inviting with good sized rooms, comfy beds and a tranquil setting. It was nice that there was space and enough comfy seating for the
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Certificate of Excellence

from £106 / night

£605 - £947 / week

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from £106 / night

(2) Excellent 

23

Barn rental in Weymouth

Dorset / Weymouth

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £175 / night

£1200 / week

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from £175 / night

(11) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

17

Holiday barn in Bude

Bude-Stratton / Bude

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
“Peaceful” Had a lovely week at Stoneleigh Knowle. Booking was really easy and the owner provided information on local area. Property is well equipped and clean.
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Certificate of Excellence

from £120 / night

£390 - £695 / week

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from £120 / night

(32) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

23

Holiday barn in Madron

Penzance / Madron

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
“The Flower House” The Flower House was a beautiful place to stay whilst visiting Cornwall. Quiet and restful, the cottage was traditional with a modern furnish and tastefully decorated. We really enjoyed our long weekend away. Thank you for your wonde
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Certificate of Excellence

from £90 / night

£495 - £650 / week

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from £90 / night

(24) Excellent 

16

Holiday barn in Wingham-Well

Canterbury / Wingham-Well

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly
“Quiet and peaceful” A lovely cottage that met all expectations. It was well presented and maintained. The cottage was well situated for Canterbury and the Kent coast. There were several very nice local pubs if you fancy eating out. We visited in Nove
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from £90 / night

£375 - £872 / week

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from £90 / night

(8) Excellent 

8

Barn rental in Castlemorris with golf nearby

Pembrokeshire / Castlemorris

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Well presented,well equipped, beautiful cottage.” I would have been happy to live in this characterful, well equipped and presented cottage, so to stay in it for our holiday was a real treat. Karen and Steve have thought of everything when equipping t
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from £43 / night

£295 - £485 / week

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from £43 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Trefor, Caernarfon

Caernarfon / Trefor, Caernarfon

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly

from £55 / night

£340 - £475 / week

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from £55 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday barn with golf nearby in Woodbridge

Suffolk / Woodbridge

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic Stay!” We have just returned from a fantastic weekend away at Willow Farm Cottage. This was a break for myself and 3 friends turning 40! We wanted to get away from it all and this was exactly what we got. The Cottage and grounds are beau
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from £90 / night

£600 - £950 / week

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from £90 / night

(16) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

20

Holiday barn in Wickmere

Cromer / Wickmere

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 13 km
  • Child friendly

Certificate of Excellence

from £90 / night

£420 - £520 / week

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from £90 / night

(6) Excellent 

30

Holiday barn in Whitby

Scarborough District / Whitby

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Couldn`t ask for better!” We couldn`t ask for more, the accommodation was excellent, peaceful, and secure. The Park and Ride was only a short walk away so hardly needed to use the car and the walks were lovely.We were made to feel so very welcome on a
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from £95 / night

£675 / week

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from £95 / night

(6) Excellent 

18

Barn rental in Chwilog with indoor pool, tennis court

Gwynedd / Chwilog

5 10 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £237 / night

£1653 - £2850 / week

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from £237 / night

(31) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

22

Holiday barn with golf nearby in Freshwater

Freshwater / Freshwater Bay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Lovely place fab location” We really enjoyed our stay here- we hadn't realised how close to the sea it was and how accessible everything is. The cottage is lovely, lots of information and a good selection of books which the kids loved. Thank you!
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from £55 / night

£360 - £1100 / week

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from £55 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Ski barn to rent in Shaldon

Devon / Shaldon

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Ski

from £80 / night

£415 - £810 / week

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from £80 / night

(3) Very Good 

18

Holiday barn rental

Manche / Ducey

4 6 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly

from £74 / night

£518 - £727 / week

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from £74 / night

(20) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

17

Holiday barn in Rock

Cornwall / Rock

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
“Cosy, quiet, super location” Barn owl barn is the best place we have stayed. It was clean, cosy and had everything we could want for our stay. The location was brilliant for exploring this Cornish coast, convenient yet still peaceful. We will be retur
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Certificate of Excellence

from £60 / night

£300 - £580 / week

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from £60 / night

(9) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

19

Holiday barn with shared pool in Crazannes

Charente-Maritime / Crazannes

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 35 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely cottage in great location” We spent a lovely week at the gite, unfortunately the weather wasn't so lovely but this made us get out more to explore the area. The gite was spotlessly clean on our arrival, and Catherine the owner was there to
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Certificate of Excellence

from £80 / night

£360 - £1140 / week

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from £80 / night

(12) Excellent 

11

Blaenannerch holiday barn rental

Ceredigion / Blaenannerch

1 5 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Child friendly
“MAGICAL, TRANQUIL HOLIDAY - didn't want to leave!” Wow - what a magical place! We loved the secluded woodland and peacefulness of the whole area - just sitting by the balcony with the doors open listening to the wildlife and enjoying the countrysi
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from £75 / night

£460 - £595 / week

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from £75 / night

(12) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

27

Holiday barn in Saint-Priest-les-Fougeres

Dordogne / Saint-Priest-les-Fougeres

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“A stunning barn set within lovely grounds” On arrival at La Vieille Etable, we were greeted by a picturesque French barn. The interior is spacious and modern with exposed beams throughout. We found the welcome pack a lovely touch, with wine already in
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from £95 / night

£650 - £1350 / week

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from £95 / night

(25) Excellent 

24

Holiday barn in Freshwater East

Pembroke / Freshwater East

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“There is no better place to spend a holiday in Pembrokeshire!” We loved the house (completely renovated, large kitchen, huge bathroom with shower and bath, 3 bedrooms and a lovely living room), and the wonderful garden - not only the kids (10 years) e
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from £75 / night

£470 - £1230 / week

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from £75 / night

6

Biddenden holiday barn rental

Biddenden / High Halden

3 5 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly

from £180 / night

£1260 / week

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from £180 / night

(6) Excellent 

15

Mold holiday barn rental

Flintshire / Mold

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

from £40 / night

£200 - £275 / week

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from £40 / night

(12) Excellent 

22

St Agnes holiday barn rental

Truro District / St Agnes

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Lovely barn in fabulous location.” A very comfortable barn conversion in the middle of lovely countryside. Very well located to get to some amazing beaches; we loved Porthtowan and Trevaunance Cove for the surf. The barn had everything we wanted and
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from £70 / night

£450 - £950 / week

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from £70 / night

(2) Excellent 

25

Holiday barn in Somerford Keynes

Cotswolds / Somerford Keynes

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Private garden
“Lovely peaceful location with a stunning surrounding” We stayed at Hobbys Rest over the New Year period and had a wonderful time. The property was immaculate and very cosy. Everything was provided to make our stay relaxing and enjoyable. A particular
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from £110 / night

£655 - £685 / week

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from £110 / night

(4) Excellent 

15

Holiday barn in Sheeps Head Peninsula

Bantry / Sheeps Head Peninsula

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool

from £66 / night

£435 - £670 / week

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from £66 / night

(10) Very Good 

23

Holiday barn in Portreath

Portreath / Cambrose

2 3 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly

from £40 / night

£260 - £650 / week

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from £40 / night

(3) Excellent 

19

Holiday barn in Breage

Helston / Breage

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly

from £46 / night

£331 - £603 / week

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from £46 / night

(23) Excellent 

20

Holiday barn in Lampeter

Ceredigion / Lampeter

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 26 km
  • Child friendly

from £42 / night

£290 - £580 / week

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from £42 / night

15

Holiday barn in Whitchurch Canonicorum

Dorset / Whitchurch Canonicorum

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool

from £105 / night

£486 - £780 / week

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from £105 / night

(46) Excellent 

26

Oulton Broad holiday barn rental

Suffolk / Oulton Broad

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“We would book this barn again in a Heartbeat!” We stayed at this lovely and peaceful barn a few days over two different business trips to Lowestoft. The barn is often rented out at weekends, but weekdays the owner allows last minute bookings on a per-
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from £350 / night

£1650 - £2150 / week

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from £350 / night

(8) Excellent 

17

Downderry holiday barn rental

Cornwall / Downderry

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Fab cottage” One of the best cottages I have ever stayed at, will definitely return. Thanks for a great stay. Mark
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from £110 / night

£350 - £795 / week

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from £110 / night

(25) Very Good 

17

Winterton-on-Sea holiday barn rental

Norfolk / Winterton-on-Sea

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Child friendly
“Mrs” Lovely cottage comfortable king-size bed clean fresh bedlinen, only one seatee and a small chair which was OK for us as a couple but not for 4 adults,nice dinning table with 4 chairs, the ceiling is quite low again was fine for us but wouldn't be
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from £100 / night

£545 - £845 / week

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from £100 / night

(12) Excellent 

21

Barn rental in Chillington

Devon / Chillington

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly

from £99 / night

£699 - £990 / week

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from £99 / night

(7) Very Good 

24

Holiday barn rental

Chabanais / Mouzon

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly

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(1) Excellent 

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Fairbourne holiday barn rental

Gwynedd / Fairbourne

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
“Miss” Fully equipped cottage in a beautiful location. Owners excellent - nothing was too much trouble. Ideal for walking and exploring the North Wales area with the added bonus of pony trekking on the doorstep. Equestrian Centre run by the owner of th
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from £95 / night

£450 - £600 / week

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from £95 / night

(17) Very Good 

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Holiday barn in Berwick upon Tweed

Northumberland / Berwick-upon-Tweed

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Great base for the week” Booked this with a group of friends (6 adults, 2 babies and a dog) for the weekend when attending a wedding. Then stayed on with 3 adults, 1 baby and dog for remainder of the week. The house is lovely, set in quiet stedding in
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from £71 / night

£495 - £895 / week

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