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Child friendly ; Car not necessary; Pet friendly;
Foxton Locks lodge provides the perfect getaway from the stresses of every day life. You'll find a perfect retreat from which you can explore the glorious surrounding countryside and numerous local gems, including the famous Foxton Locks.Our stunning log cabin is a …see more
I could not fault foxton locks lodges one bit, The service was amazing and they couldn't of been more accommodating. Such lovely friendly place to stay. I would recommend to anyone. I Will Most certa… More
Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised; Pet friendly;
The Croft is an idyllic 19th century stone cottage located in the heart of the Peak District National Park, Derbyshire. The cottage is situated in a quiet part of the Heritage Village, Winster. Located high in the village, it enjoys stunning picturesque views across t …see more
“Lovely cosy cottage equipped to a very high standard”
Reviewed 30 Nov 2014
Really lovely cottage equipped to a very high specification. We stayed when the weather was dank and gloomy and it was lovely to arrive to a warm and cosy cottage. The views from the garden are fantas… More
“Exceeded our expectations”
Reviewed 29 Jul 2013
The cottage is lovely and is in the idyllic village of Winster, in a very beautiful area of the country. The village shop and village pub are great. We had a fantastic meal at the pub in the neighbour… More
I am glad to hear you had a wonderful stay at The Croft. Winster is very peaceful, a real gem in the Peak District. I do hope you return in the future.
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
2-Zimmer WG mit KücheUnser Haus aus dem 16. Jahrhundert liegt an ruhiger, verkehrsfreier Lage in Stein am Rhein und nächstliegend zur Espi Badi, die ideale Sommerdestination für Kinder und Eltern (2 Min. zu Fuss).In unmittelbarer Umgebung finden Sie wunderschöne Ort …see more
Restored very modern and comfortably large 50m2 Studio, part of 1873 village house, in Collioure, much loved prime position 3 mins. walk to the beach and very local shops - offering a variety of necessary requirements. Double bed, Studio bed couch, (screen for privacy)( …see more
“The perfect studio in one of France's prettiest seaside towns”
Reviewed 25 Sep 2013
This studio is set on the ground floor of a traditional fisherman's cottage, just a short walk from the beach , cafes and shops. It has been tastefully restored and is fully equipped with everything… More
Nearest beach 4 km; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
Little Bay Apartment is a spacious 2 bedroom apartment within a traditional granite building in the pretty seaside town of Oban (gaelic for Little Bay) in the heart of Argyll. Recently refurbished to a high standard the apartment is complemented by luxury and comfort.T …see more
We thoroughly enjoyed our three night break at Little Bay Apartment. It's in a great location for enjoying Oban, particularly for the ferry terminal. The decor and cleanliness were impeccable while th… More
Thanks for the lovely review of your stay at Littlebay Apartment. Its much appreciated. Thanks again.
“It was perfect.”
Reviewed 20 Sep 2014
We stayed in Little Bay Apartment in July 2014. It was better than we could imagine. It was the first the first long trip with our children and they loved this place! This is a perfect family apartmen… More
Thank you for your lovely review of Littlebay Apartment, we are glad you and your children enjoyed your stay and would love to welcome you back again sometime.
“Wonderful Little Bay”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2014
The Apartment is very beautiful, perfect for a family with children or two couple. The leaving room is big and nice with a magnific view on the bay. The main sleeping room in very romantic with a nice… More
Thank you for your kind review of your time spent at Littlebay Apartment and hope you enjoyed your visit to Scotland.
Not suitable for children; Car advised; Ask about pets;
Tripadvisor 5 STAR Townend Holiday Cottage is a quaint oak beamed 18th Century cottage, previously part of the Chatsworth estate. Townend Cottage overlooks the peaceful,unspoilt Peak District village of Sheldon; an ideal location for a holiday, just 10 mins by car from …see more
Great little cottage, ideal for a quite weekend for two. Spotlessly clean and well presented. A friendly welcome from the owners. Well located for looking around this lovely area. Great local pub for … More
“Perfect place for a peaceful getaway”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2014
We had a lovely time at Townend Cottage and can't rate it highly enough - it was really well equipped, immaculately clean, comfortable and had a lovely feel. The welcome pack with local eggs was a lo… More
“Brilliant Cottage, wonderful village, great location. Delightful !!!!!”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2014
This is the most delightful holiday cottage I have ever stayed in, it is clean, cosy, picture perfect!! the location is fantastic, with a lovely quaint little pub in the village, which serves real ale… More
A splendid two storey, three bedroom cottage nestling in the hollow of the hill, situated four miles from the pretty seaside village of Cushendun. From inside and out, the cottage enjoys spectacular views of the glen.Great base for anyone who wants to be surrounded by a …see more
Words cannot express the peacefulness of this location and cottage. It overlooks fields of sheep and happy birds cheerfully proclaim the beauty of the day. The flowers were fully in bloom making it … More
Thank you for the lovely review and delighted you had a very enjoyable holiday and look forward to welcoming you and your friends again
Delightful single storey cottage, attached to a converted coach house, with a large garden which backs on to farmland and orchards in the outskirts of a Wealden village.
Having recently been completely renovated with a large comfortable open plan lounge/dining room, a …see more
Nice cottage wih good facilities. Owners are welcoming and very helpful if you need anything. We enjoyed the fresh eggs for breakfast and the free tickets to Leeds Castle.
The cottage is in a great… More
“Well equipped, lovely stay with a great garden in a quiet environment”
Reviewed 3 Mar 2012
This cosy home is very well located to visit Kent. Many points of interest are easily reached from here. Train station, small shop, restaurants, ... at walking distance.
In the cottage you find any… More
“Home away from home”
Reviewed 30 Dec 2011
A late review but non the less a positive one:-)
We had a great time in this cottage. The cottage itself was fully equipped, nicely decorated and more than your money’s worth. The owners Saff and … More
Ard Na Mara is recently completed luxury holiday home with a spacious open plan lounge, sun room, kitchen and dining area. The lounge has a open fire and house has central heating throughout. The kitchen is modern with a dining area adjoining the lounge and sun room …see more
We stayed in Ard Na Mara for one week in May 2014 and enjoyed the wonderful view and the comfortable house very much. It´s set back about 250 m from the altlantic drive and it has a wonderful view fr… More
“Beautiful House, Loads of Space for Kiddies, Beautiful Surroundings”
Reviewed 3 Jul 2013
Stephen Quinn the owner was very helpful with advice and gave a very detailed welcome pack recommending loads of activities, bars, restaurants etc around the area.
The house itself is beautiful a… More
“Scenic and Peaceful setting for family get together”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2012
Ideal facilities for a family group, especially with young children. A very well equiped house. Located in a traquil and scenic area… More
Four star graded by Bord Fáilte, the property has everything you could wish for in a self-catering property. Two ensuite bedrooms, double sofa bed, sleeps 6 (maximum 4 adults) Kitchen with microwave and dishwasher, washer dryer, satellite TV, DVD player and DVD librar …see more
stayed for the second time in number twelve, the house is amazing so lovely couldn't find fault with it. arrived on a Friday evening and within five minutes had a BBQ going that was so easy to work. s… More
Reviewed 10 Jul 2016
We had a brilliant time , there were loads to do althrough you gad to travel to get to them , kids enjoyed themselves weather was fantastic and the views from the cabin were beautiful … More
Child friendly ; Pet friendly; Private garden;
Sensitively converted barn in quiet South Gower coastal location, 5 minutes walk to Slade Sands. Garden area with decking/seating, fitted to highest standards of style and comfort. Within walking distance to the best of South Gower, beaches, coastal path walks, quiet …see more
Suitable for children age 5+; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
Peacefully located on the edge of Penzance, Boscrowan provides a secluded haven whilst offering easy access to Penzance's excellent facilities and Far West Cornwall's many attractions. Peace and Plenty, a reversed level barn conversion that sleeps 4, and Ring …see more
Lily's Cottage is a traditional built stone cottage (c1750) in the the beautiful seaside village of Crail. It was probably originally a weaver's cottage (not a fisherman's cottage as some people assume) but it has recently been extensively refurbished wi …see more
Lovely cottage. Had a relaxing weekend. Was there for mother in laws 85th birthday and she said it was best birthday she has had . Great location, a short walk to coastal path that has stunning views … More
“Chill out time in idylic Crail.”
Reviewed 14 Apr 2013
Rented Lily's cottage with 2 friends for a birthday/post Xmas getaway.Knew it was the perfect spot to spend time together in a quiet, relaxing hideaway.Cooked wonderful food and did not even feel the… More
I am very glad you had such a good time and I want to thank you for your very kind words about the cottage. I have to agree with you about how wonderful Crail and the East Neuk of Fife is and I do hope that you make it back in the summer - it really is a fabulous place to be, especially if you get any sunshine!
“Perfect in every way. Gorgeous wee cottage.”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2012
My husband and I enjoyed a lovely week in June in this fab cottage in Crail. The decor was so tasteful and it had everything in it we needed. Perfect location too. We'll be back!… More
Child friendly ; Car advised; Ask about pets;
Bull Barn cottage is a new conversion of a barn dating from the early 1600's set on a quiet lane in the charming village of Kirkby Malham.The interior of bull barn has been completed to a very high contemporary standard with open plan/kitchen dining room and lounge …see more
“A wonderful cosy ,comfortable cottage with all mod cons!”
Reviewed 9 Oct 2012
The property is ideally situated for walking in Malhamdale and Wharfedale and is in a quiet country lane with a pub just 2 minutes walk away!This was our first visit and is unlikely to be our last on … More
Not suitable for children; Car advised; No pets allowed;
This season visit the setting for the new TV series Dr. Thorne at Lacock; photograph carpets of bluebells at Clatford
Wonderful romantic stone cottage in a quaint old Cotswold village, nestling off the high street with private parking and sunny garden. Beamed ceiling an …see more
My husband and I stayed at Bee's Malthouse cottage for four nights in June. She greeted us and gave excellent advise of the surrounding area. The cottage is for two and was spotless and very cosy. … More
“Charming cottage, fantastic location”
Reviewed 17 Nov 2013
We couldn't have asked for a better spot to enjoy our week exploring the Cotswolds and the Wiltshire Downs - the likes of Bath, Badminton, Lacock, Marlborough, Tewkesbury and more are all within easy … More
thank you so much for your kind comments, glad you enjoyed the cottage
Bentley Cottage is light and airy and is furnished to a high standard throughout. It has a spacious lounge/dining room/kitchen including a wood burner with logs supplied. Three bedrooms (2 king (6'6" x 5') and 3 singles (6'3" x 3')) and three bathrooms (2 en-suite). L …see more
“Beautiful, well equipped cottage in a wonderful location”
Reviewed 30 Jun 2015
A really lovely cottage, beautifully decorated with lovely furnishings. Perfect for 6 girls - 3 bathrooms! All the furnishings were lovely - beds really comfortable, bedding really pretty. Kitchen … More
“Beautiful cottage, great location for exploring the New Forest”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2015
If you are looking for a beautiful cottage with great location for exploring the New Forest this is it. The cottage has everything you need for your stay and owners very welcoming and helpful. We arri… More
Bienvenue is a peaceful cliff top retreat that can be enjoyed all year round. The spectacular sunrise over the ever changing seascape gives rise to stunning views over the English Channel to France. The range of sea vessels from cruise liner to fishing boat create endle …see more
We stayed at Bienvenue with our friends from Austria for a week and a half in September. We thouroughly enjoyed our stay. The Holiday home was supurb (as was the weather!).
When you book a holiday h… More
“Marvelous cliff views and comfortable holiday rental”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2013
When we arrived we were surprised by the fabulous views from the cliffs, we were able to see France!
Very nice and comfortable holiday rental, luxury bedrooms and bathrooms, kitchen well equiped. Th… More
“Wonderfully Beautiful home away from home.”
Reviewed 20 May 2013
Amazing place to stay. Lovely walk to the cliffs and beach and very quite and peaceful. Loved going out for the day and coming back to a wonderful view over looking the canal.
Loved our stay there… More
Child friendly ; No pets allowed; Private garden;
Set in St Patrick's heartlands, 4 star Mill Barn is a distinctive, luxurious 370 year old stone cottage. Reclaimed pitch pine flooring, stone flags, wood burning stove, original fireplace, granite work tops, oak beams. Wonderful country views. A romantic location p …see more
My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our vacation at the cottage and hope to return again! The cottage was AMAZING. It was nicely furnished, clean, fully stocked with all our needs, and the outside e… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review Jessica - it is much appreciated,
Robert and Patricia
Cottage Restoration with wonderful views of Liscannor Bay. Secluded and tranquil setting yet only 5 mins drive from Lahinch. Very high specification with all modern amenities. Wood burning stove. Very comfortable house. Ample safe parking. One Acre site. Newly restored …see more
This cottage is so well put together. It has everything you need and it is charming as well. The owner was very kind and very helpful. The rooms were great and the tub was great for soaking and readi… More
Sincere thanks for such a positive review! We would love to have you back again to Bar Tra Cottage. Best wishes.
“the very best.”
Reviewed 27 Apr 2012
such a wonderful holiday... truly needed a rest from home & work. 5 weeks that flew by sooo very fast. 1st couple of weeks on my own & then 1dear friend from wales & 1 from the usa. we were all happy … More
Thank you very much for such a positive review. Delighted that the holiday was such a success! 2013 is not that far off. Very much looking forward to having you stay at Bar Tra Cottage again.
The Old Stable is a 5* graded character cottage situated above the Gwaun Valley in the heart of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, 5 miles from the coast and glorious beaches. This is an area of outstanding beauty with wooded valleys, streams and waterfalls (includi …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 9 km; Not suitable for children;
Jerry's barn is a stunning recent Barn conversion situated within a traditional Norfolk farmyard setting,the open plan contemporary styled interior is a light and calming space furnished to a high spec.
The barn features a large mullioned window overlooking a meadow per …see more
Jerry's Barn is a perfect retreat with lots of finishing touches, which we both appreciated. When we arrived there was a bottle of wine, biscuits, milk, teabags etc., and the barn itself if clean, com… More
“would recommend to anyone, absolutely stunning!”
Reviewed 6 May 2013
From the outside the barn looks stunning and inside is no different, the owner was helpful and friendly, the views that come with the home are fantastic, the kitchen was of a high standard and spotles… More
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
This beautiful unique 18th century cottage retains its original character combined with 21st century facilities and five star amenities. An open plan ground floor style makes it ideal for families and entertaining. The kitchen leads onto a secure rear garden with outs …see more
“Quality accommodation with high specification fitments”
Reviewed 3 Feb 2016
Only a mile or so from Junction 7 of the M4, this cottage has a rural feel tucked away with a small number of other properties. The accommodation has been delightfully decorated throughout with caref… More
We are so glad that you enjoyed your time at Little Chauntry and hope to welcome you back in the future.
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Croeso / Welcome to Talwrn Glas, a recently completed comfortable 3 bedroom self-catering accommodation with views of the Clwydian Range, the Dee Estuary and beyond.The cottage is part of a traditional Welsh longhouse that dates from the 18th Century, with the Roberts f …see more
“Truly beautiful... You HAVE to stay at Talwrn Glas!”
Reviewed 11 Apr 2016
Having stayed at Talwrn Glas once or twice in the past whilst working at Theatr Clwyd, the moment I found out that I'd be working there again I immediately got in touch and was lucky that it was avail… More
Thank you for your lovely review, we were pleased to have you back again, especially with your family, we hope to see you here again soon.
Reviewed 18 Aug 2014
Talwrn Glas was set in a very peaceful location but still close to a number of attractions including Llandegla Mountain Biking Centre, Llangollen Railway, Llangollen Canal, Llangollen Park, Chester Zo… More
Many thanks for kind comments and it is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Hopefully we will see you again so that you can explore the area further.
“Beautiful Location, Amazing Cottage and Wonderful Hosts.”
Reviewed 9 Oct 2013
I found this cottage at the last minute, when another let had doubled booked me and i was desperate to find something quick. I emailed Raymond and got a very quick response saying that he could help … More
We are pleased that you had a good time and we hope you will be able to come back again, we have lots of really good cycling routes and lots more to see and do, perhaps you fancy etape Cymru again next year.
Godremamog watermill offers a fantastic way to get away from it all in a beautiful secluded valley. It's wheel has been in place since 1885. Its four apartments each sleep 4, allowing lots of flexibility from couples to parties of 16 (sorry, no stags). Please go …see more
A beautiful, relaxing place to stay to re-charge your batteries. Warm and welcoming hosts, who can't do enough for you. Hot-tub and swim spa were brilliant. Apartment had everything we needed includin… More
“A Wonderful place to relax”
Reviewed 19 May 2013
The mill is a wonderful place to relax. It feels very remote but in fact is 2o mins from Cardigan and the coastal path. It was wonderful to go to sleep and wake up to the sound of the river (just feet… More
“Nothing less than perfect”
Reviewed 3 Apr 2013
We had an amazing time at the Mill. Our apartment was immaculate when we arrived and the owners Samantha And Chris had made sure the heating had been on so it was lovely and cozy. Our daughter loved … More
Modern kitchen with breakfast bar
Large dining table seats 10
Flat screen LCD TV with UK Free to Air satellite television
Spacious bathroom with shower.
Spiral staircase leading to three cosy bedrooms and upstairs WC.
Bedroom 1 - double bed, two single beds
Bedroom …see more
Finca Alessandra is located in a peaceful rural setting outside the village of Mora La Nova in Catalunya. It is ideal for those wanting to soak up the sun while relaxing by the pool, taking a break from the hustle and bustle of every day life.It is a 3 twin, air conditi …see more
Our first time at Finca Alessandra, it was a lovely villa in a beautiful setting. so peaceful overlooking the river and the views from the balcony were stunning, the children really enjoyed the pool. … More
“Wow - what a place!”
Reviewed 11 Oct 2012
It's not a lie when Jane and David (who are lovely and couldn't do enough to help) say this is a little piece of heaven, it was exactly what we wanted and needed... Peace and quiet but still with plen… More
“A fantastic place to stay.”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2012
This was the best holiday from start to finish. The Villa was very nice and was like home from home. The villa was so close to the river that you could see the fish and then go down and catch them (ca… More
I almost did not want to write this review in order to be able to keep this place all to myself. I don't even know where to start: the place looks exactly like you can see on their site, only it has s… More
Situated on the seafront the property enjoys uninterrupted views of Largs and Great Cumbrae. There are two bedrooms, one double to the front of the property and a small double to the rear with views of the garden and the hill beyond. There is a fully equipped dining k …see more
Our beautiful villa is fully air conditioned and has a large open-plan ground floor including a modern, well-equipped kitchen and a separate dining area with seating for 6. The comfortable living area has two large sofas, coffee tables, satellite TV and DVD player and i …see more
The villa offers excellent accomodation with a large clean pool, which is not overlooked. The location of the villa is only a short walk from supermarkets and restaurants and as an added bonus the fac… More
“Best villa, best pool and best location....BEST HOLIDAY”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2013
I had a fantastic holiday here, I have been a few times to this villa! The value for money is brilliant. It's beautifully decorated and maintained.
The villa has 3 good size bedrooms, 2 bathrooms an… More
Barnacre Cottages are winners of many local and national awards. The first 5* Gold cottages in Lancashire, North West England. Our small, private hamlet of five luxury stone cottages, are in a superb rural setting, fields surrounded by woodland in the Forest of Bowland, …see more
“High quality accommodation offering home away from home - you definitely get what you pay for”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2011
I recently stayed at Barnacre Cottages on a trip over from New Zealand to visit family in nearby Garstang. My internet searching had thrown up very little in the area that would provide for the needs … More
“Excellent location. Perfect for large groups”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2011
The cottages were the perfect location for our group. We were 16 people, and there was plenty of room for us all to socialise together.
We were welcomed with freshly baked cakes, and a well furnis… More
Waterfront Apartment located in Lossiemouth also known as the 'Jewel of Moray', This traditional fishing village has two Beautiful beaches one of which is right on the apartment's doorstep. Just a two minute walk from the Apartment is The Moray Golf Club …see more
“Gorgeous apartment, a home from home you won't want to leave.”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2013
A beautifully decorated and well-furnished modern apartment providing everything you could need. Excellent correspondence with the owner throughout and a very warm welcome on arrival - an absolute ple… More
“Very enjoyable stay”
Reviewed 1 Jun 2013
The apartment was very comfortable and had everything that you needed. Even had a nice welcome pack and all domestic items you could need. Great location. Have already recommended this to a friend.… More
The Inchview Apartment is a stunningly beautiful and spacious 2 bedroom (sleeps 5) contemporary conversion of an 18th century school in the popular coastal town of Kinghorn. Recently awarded 5* by VisitScotland, the property has been furnished to a very high standard an …see more
Apartment so comfortable our group were hesitant to go out during our visit to Kinghorn. Owner provided nice touch with her welcome pack, also lots of useful 'tourist' information within apartment for… More
Reviewed 13 Nov 2011
This is one of the best places I have stayed in. Very clean and well equiped and spacious apartment. In easy reach of Edinburgh and beautiful coastal villages..I would stay here again without doubt … More
“Excellent, 5 stars”
Reviewed 1 Nov 2011
Very spacious, tastefully decorated and nice touches… More
LUXURY spacious holiday home with sea views and direct access to the beach, large paved drive for off street car parking, seperate self contained granny flat, full sized snooker / games room, large patio area with long gardens stretching down to the adventure play area …see more
“Fantastic place for get together, fits all your needs.”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2012
This house is beautiful, and designed very very well and equipped for everything you need for a wonderful stay, for large groups or families. It is spacious and roomy. I stayed with my family for a w… More
“Fabulous house for our large family”
Reviewed 14 Jul 2013
We had a great time staying in this well equipped house. It was just as you see in the photos, clean, attractive and everything we needed for a good holiday. Many thanks… More
This totally renovated, cosy 2 bedroom fisherman's cottage is a stone's throw from a small, secluded sandy beach, a short walk from a larger sandy beach and within easy walking distance of the harbour. The dolphins are frequent visitors to this area of coastline and are …see more