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“Amazing” We had a amazing stay the cottage and location were perfect ideal for touring the area or just a pleasant stroll around the loch or mountains, you must try the local food that also is amazing and the local people are so friendly
“Perfect cottage for a Lake District trip” Firstly, Christine was very helpful in arranging everything for our stay and always responded to emails quickly which is always want you want when trying to arrange holidays.
Secondly, the cottage itself is
Lovely cottage in picturesque surrounding area. Stayed here for a week- I could not think of anything that could be improved. The cottage was well presented-cosy but the little extras were nicely thou… More
Thank you for your feedback, I am glad you enjoyed your stay and the weather was an added bonus which as much as I would like to take credit for, I can't. Best wishes
“A lovely, cosy holiday cottage in the lakes.”
Reviewed 21 Feb 2016
We had a lovely 3 days here. As soon as we walked through the door We felt welcome with wine and real ales (which my partner loved) on the tablefor us to enjoy. The cottage has a real homely feel and … More
Thank you for your lovely comments I am so glad you enjoyed your second stay at the cottage and hope to hear from you again in the future. Best wishes
Reviewed 29 Jun 2015
The attention to detail and generous extra touches make for a very enjoyable home from home stay. Cottage was very clean and tidy. Good communication with the owner.… More
Thank you for your review, we are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and would love to welcome you back if you visit Kendal in the future. Best wishes
“Lovely and cosy” We stayed here for a week and had a wonderful time. There was a heatwave going on so we were very lucky to have sun every single day. The cottage was nice, clean and had everything we needed. The view from the bedroom was beautiful. I
“Lovely, comfortable and well equipped holiday accomodation”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2012
Lovely cottage for a short break in Wales.
We were impressed with the flexibility with check in times and Maggies detailed directions to the property. The house was well equipped and there was a lar… More
“comfortable stay in a nice selfcatering home.”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2012
the stay at Ceiros cottage, gave us all we needed, including an internet acces.
It is situated in a quiet part of the little village up on the hill site.
The beds were very comfortable for us, over… More
Reviewed 12 Jul 2012
Very cosy cottage, provided all amenities and more. Really helpful owner - could not ask more of Maggie and her husband. Beautiful surroundings. Great hotel near by (Lake Palace) where we had many mea… More
“As Good as It Gets” I had to quote J. L. Brooks for the title because the cottage is one of the best we ever visited. It provides a unique opportunity to experience the countryside with stunning views and many animals for your children to get in touch
“Perfect holiday house” Fantastic location, quite but not isolated and perfect for exploring the various sights the local area has to offer. The house itself has spacious rooms that have been furnished to a very good standard and a well equipped kitche
Hubby and I have just returned from a 2 week stay at this property, what a wonderful time we had. La Girode is a gem, offering seclusion, privacy and peace and quiet. We completely relaxed and de- str… More
“Amazing Gite, In A Beautiful Setting”
Reviewed 27 May 2014
I stayed here with my girlfriend and two of my friends. We decided to book La Girode because of the great location, the picturesque setting and the fantastic garden.
Arrival was simple, and the man… More
“A wonderful week in a beautifully presented property”
Reviewed 6 Sep 2012
Our week was perfect in every way. The cottage is beautifully appointed, providing everything you could possibly need for a week away from home.
Our three young girls loved the garden and pool and it… More
“Beautiful Barn Conversion, everything you will need for a perfect stay.” We stayed here over new year, such a comfortable place, very warm and cosy. Very well equipped although we didn't do much cooking as there were plenty of restaurants in Broadway
“Lovely comfortable stay at this fabulous location”
Reviewed 26 Nov 2014
Very nice stay at this lovely cottage. Nice meal at the local pub (walking distance) on the Friday evening, friendly staff and locals.
Cottage ideal for two couples as it has two bedrooms and two ba… More
“Fantastic cottage” We had a lovely week at Cuan Beag. The property is well equipped and finished to a high standard, with everything we needed. Comfy beds, good showers, welcoming stove. The views are amazing and we were prividledged to see a pair of
“Wonderful modern, relaxing house in the perfect location for exploring Skye. Highly recommended.”
Reviewed 27 Nov 2016
We spent 3 nights at Cuan Beag and loved it. The house was extremely clean, very modern and fully equipped with everything you could need. The house is right by the water and provides a beautiful sunr… More
“Superb Cottage” Had a lovely stay at this cottage, facilities were excellent, all we needed for our break away. Great location for walking into Keswick and visiting other towns. Hope to return.
“Relaxing Peaceful Retreat In The Heart of the Town” This is the second time staying at this lovely cottage, once again we found it to be a wonderful and peaceful retreat, yet just a few minutes walk into the town. Very helpful owner and straightforwar
Everything was very nice at Avalon Cottage except for the double bed in the bedroom with en-suite, which for us was very soft. Also the pillows were very flat. Everything else was very good indeed and… More
Thanks for the feedback. I'm staying at the cottage myself this weekend so I'll make sure there are some firmer pillows available for those that prefer them.
“A beautiful cottage in a beautiful area”
Reviewed 11 Apr 2011
We have been to Avalon Cottage every year for the past 3 years and will continue to go there in the future. It is a lovely place to stay and feels like a home from home.… More
“Walking through the door is like coming home.”
Reviewed 7 Apr 2011
Excellent cottage, warm, clean and comfortable with everything you would need to cook a three course meal if you wish. Barbara has thought of everything that would make your stay like a home from hom… More
Location is great with stunning views towards Bodium village, it is the perfect spot for a stress-free holiday... and so quiet. Great for country walks. There is everything you could want in the cotta… More
Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us.
Terrie and Sharon
Reviewed 17 Oct 2016
We stayed at number 2 Coopers Cottage for the weekend as it was a Ruby wedding anniversary for my parents, we had booked it for the whole family (6 people and two babies).
What can I say ....it was fa… More
Thank you we are delighted your celebrations were enjoyable and that the cottage suited your group.
We look forward to welcoming you back.
“Home from home”
Reviewed 13 Dec 2016
Wonderful weekend in a beautiful cottage. Very welcoming with everything you could hope for already provided. Including home made cake!… More
Thank you. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay.
Peak District National Park / Biggin-by-Hartington
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“Fantastic break!” I spent 3 nights at the Old Farrowings cottage in August and could not fault anything. It was highly recommended by my parents who stayed previously and it certainly didn't disappoint! We were greeted by Jane and showed to the cottag
We were made so welcome with even delicious home-made brownies on arrival .
This is very comfortable with everything you could need and positioned in great walking country .… More
It was great to see you both again and I am so pleased you and your friends all had a good weekend. Do come back and see us again when you feel like escaping from London!
“The perfect restorative retreat.”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2015
Our second stay at Biggin Grange - we stayed in The Cheese Press in April and now The Old Farrowings too. Wouldn't change anything about the whole experience. What makes these the best cottages I've… More
Thanks for taking the time to write a review and it is lovely for us when guests return. Even better when you have booked to come again in October! You were so lucky with the weather and I hope when you come back you will discover even more to do in the Peak District. Jane
Reviewed 1 Jan 2015
Another perfect and cosy weekend in the Old Farrowings. Everything you could need for a couple of days or a week. Excellent equipment-even down to a torch for the walk to the village pub should you ne… More
It's lovely when guests return to the cottage and I am glad you enjoyed it again. You will have to come back again as I have done lots of work on the bathroom so now it looks very smart! Thanks for taking the time to write a review and look forward to seeing you again in the future!
“Great cottage, great place, locals very friendly.”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2013
We stayed for one week in Burghead Cottage which is one of the best cottages that we have holidayed in,
The cottage had everything that you need for your stay,
And a lovely welcome pack of food when… More
“Wonderful, refreshing holiday”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2013
We really liked the cottage, it has been very tastefully decorated and was spotless and very well equipped. We especially liked the welcome pack including bacon and eggs! It was particularly great t… More
“Warm and welcoming cottage set in an interesting and scenic part of scotland”
Reviewed 14 Jan 2013
A ten hour drive to Morayshire was made worthwhile as soon as we entered this warm and welcoming cottage in the lovely town of Burghead. We had gone up to see Burning of the Clavie and wished we could… More
“Fabulous” We had family members visiting us from abroad and they fell in love with the cottage. Everything is there. The owners are kind and friendly. They communicate well and respond to any questions fast.
My family said, it's cosy, traditional, wa
We really enjoyed our stay at Mash's Row. The cottage is very cosy with clean, nicely furnished rooms and it has a well-equipped kitchen. Our kids (7 and 3) loved the bunk beds and appreciated the sel… More
“Comfortable and uncomplicated setting in Aylsham”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
A beatiful setting with lovely garden. In the cottage is everything you could need even a washing maschine.
The owner is very friendly and uncomplicated.
I would recommend the cottage and area to a… More
“A great base in this traditional Norfolk Cottage”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2012
Located in a tranquil area - as soon as we arrived we relaxed in the well equipped cottage. Having the beds made up, towels provided and bread, milk, tea and coffee was a nice touch. During our stay… More
“excellent cottage” Great cottage will all things you would want. Even enough for a teenage to be entertained for 3 days. Very good for cycling around the Loch and mountain biking too. Bikes provided.
“Very nice and clean property in a great location” If you are visiting the Poole area this property is in a great location from the quay and 5 minutes fro the town centre for an excellent selection of shops and superstores.The property was cleaned to a
We stayed over Christmas, and it was amazing from the moment we arrived. The cottage was so clean and inviting really cosy with an open fire the kitchen was great with everything and more you could ne… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review - I'm so pleased you had a great Christmas at the Cottage and look forward to welcoming you again soon!!
“FANTASTIC ACCOMMODATION, REALLY WELL SERVICED AND VERY CLEAN, AN ABSOLUTE PLEASURE TO ARRIVE AND STAY THERE”
Reviewed 1 Aug 2016
On arrival I was very very pleased that the property was so beautiful. My party consisted of myself, 1 husband and 3 teenage girls and a little boy of 9 - I had booked to take my two dogs with me but… More
“Lovely little cottage” Home from home. Quiet. Tranquil.
Very clean & comfortable. Would recommend it to all my friends.
The hosts did not pester. Was lovely to meet the lady of the house & the bottle of wine a very nice gesture.
Quiet little pub
Stayed on a last minute spur of the moment and communication with the owners to arrange with limited time was effortless. On arrival there was a friendly greeting and quickly shown to and around the c… More
“LOVELY STAY” My husband and adult son stayed at the Courthouse in September. The accommodation was excellent. The apartment is very large with 2 bathrooms and 2 bedrooms. All the comforts of home were supplied. There was even a large selection of
fantastic cottage, large homely rooms, very well equipped and very clean. Lori the landlady made us feel very at home and welcome here and was very helpful and accommodating. two large bedrooms, one… More
“Will definately be back” Walking down to the beach and walking up the old road at the back of the cottage was absolutely splendid and scenery spectacular, as a person who usually gets by on 4-5hrs sleep I found when I was there, I surprisingly was sle
“A beautiful home away from home in a stunning location!” Cornerstone is a comfortable, extremely well-equipped 4-bed house, particularly suitable for families with children. The Wi-Fi was a really useful recent addition! The beds were particularly com
“Very comfortable and homely house in an attractive and peaceful location”
Reviewed 18 Apr 2013
We enjoyed a very restful and relaxing week in this lovely home-from-home. The house is very warm and comfortable and the facilities on the Estate ensured that there was something for everybody to do … More
Reviewed 30 Mar 2013
Great house. Very cold outside for our weekend away but lovely to have the wood burner for a cosy atmosphere inside. Lots of little extras that the owners provided to make it feel like a real home fro… More
“Fantastic house in a beautiful setting - would definiately stay again!”
Reviewed 16 Jan 2013
We had a wonderful time at the Cornerstone property near Cirencester. We stayed for 2 nights over NYE and had such a lovely welcome (champagne, chocolates, wood for the fire!). The owners were a pleas… More
“Superb Holiday.” The cottage is all that it says. We loved it. The situation is beautiful, ideal for a family holiday, or as we are a couple. The wood burning stove is very efficient, the wi fi and broadband worked well. The convenience of the land li
“Warm welcoming restful and peaceful cottage in perfect location” I stayed here with my husband and two small children for a week. Instantly felt relaxed on arrival as the village is so peaceful and the cottage so near to beach, shop and pub - ideal wi
“Wonderful place to take the family - highly reccomended”
Reviewed 5 Nov 2012
We have enjoyed 2 stays at Sunnyside and both times have found it to be a lovely home from home. Wonderfully furnished and exceptionally clean, we found it a great place to take the family and use it … More
“SECRET OF THE ROSELAND PENINSULA”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2012
Portsscatho is a beautiful area of Cornwall to stay and explore with many beaches and lovely walks.We have hired Sunnyside for the last 2years and holidayed for the last 4 in this village.
The accomm… More
“Peaceful relaxation in a stunning countryside location” Hubby and I arrived in great need of a stress less holiday and this lovely little Gite welcomed us in. Full of home comforts we settled into French village life and loved every minute of it. The
“Ms” Cedar cottage was very nicely furnished, with everything you could possibly need. Once the heating was on the cottage warmed up nicely, however, it would have been nicer to arrive at a warm cottage on such a cold day. All in all we had a very nice
“Lovely pet-friendly cottage” We booked this cottage last minute for a weekend break. The location is great, close to all local amenities. Dorothy met us on arrival and gave our dog Jake a lovely welcome. We would definitely consider staying here again
Just back from 3 nights at Stone Shelter Cottage with my wife and 2 children (6 and 4).
We had a lovely time. Dorothy was there to welcome us and show us around. Cottage had a great layout, was wel… More
I am so pleased that you all managed to get a short break at The Shelter Stone Cottage and that you all enjoyed yourselves so much...sorry I wasn't about when you left but my son said thank you for leaving everything so neat and tidy....hopefully will see you back for a longer stay next time!
“close to everything”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2017
We stayed there for a week and its been an amazing experience. The house is located in centre of the village, 5-7 minutes walk from Aviemore rail station and bus station to take you up Cairngmore moun… More
I am glad that you had such a good time in The Shelter Stone Cottage and hope to see you back again....Thank you
“Shelter Stone Cottage”
Reviewed 12 Nov 2016
It was like a home from home everything required was available in the cottage it was very comfy and very homely a nice quiet break for myself and my wife… More
I am so glad you had a relaxing break before your very busy spell! Look forward to having you back another time.
“Mr” I would recommend this place to anyone looking to get away for a break. We had a fantastic time staying here, the place was beautiful everything you need was there. My wife and I took our dog with us and went for walks so peaceful. The only proble
“Lovely oasis perched in the mountains overlooking the sea”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2016
The views are really lovely from the sitting room window, overlooking the bay. Immediately behind us, the Mourne Mountains and Tollymore Forest Park which provided great places for the dogs and me to… More
“A perfect break in the most idyllic of locations.”
Reviewed 29 Sep 2014
My partner and I enjoyed a wonderful stay at this property. You could not hope to find a more breathtakingly beautiful location. Spectacular views of the bay, forest and mourne mountains. The property… More
Reviewed 4 May 2015
It was a beautiful place and so perfectly located.
The house is looking down onto the Irish sea, with wide sandy beaches. We saw seals playing at low tide. The mountains South, are sheltering it fro… More
“Very homely and cosy” On our way to Cornwall we couldnt have hoped for a better place to stay in Bath. The cottage was clean and well furnished. My daughter loved the selection of books and immediately began reading!. my son was more into music!
We were very comfortable in this cottage. We found Bathford a convenient place to stay to explore Bath. We didnt use our car at all instead choosing to walk along the canal into Bath or use the bus. … More
Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am so glad you enjoyed your time in the cottage and were able to do the lovely walk into Bath along the canal.
I understand your point about the reading lamp as the lighting is quite soft in the living room when only the two lamps are on. We felt that the directional spots overhead did the job well when required but we will certainly look at this again. We have never encountered a problem with the shower tray at the cottage but thank you for bringing this to our attention.
We hope you come back again to Bathford - we will be offering some lazy weekends in January and some of February with late Sunday departures on offer - perfect for the sales and sunday lunch.
“A Beautiful, clean, well finished, well equipped comfortable home.” Stumbled on this by chance and we were absolutely thrilled with the standard of accommodation. The owner left out bread, eggs and condiments which was greatly appreciated. We also had