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“Fantastic stays both in the winter and summer.” We stayed in the winter last year and had such a lovely time we returned this summer. Both times have been a truly delightful stay. In November we came for a long weekend away and thoroughly enjoyed the
We fully recommend Orange House to anyone exploring in North Norfolk. Our hosts are always welcoming and make our stay hugely enjoyable. The accommodation is spacious and comfy and we sleep like tops … More
“Studio appartment all round a great place to stay.”
Reviewed 7 Oct 2013
This was our third stay at the Orange House,but our first in the summer. We have stayed in both the studio flat and the appartment, both are very comfortable and well appointed, the pool was great af… More
Thank you Paul, always a pleasure to see you, please come again!
“Fabulous place” Booked this at short notice and Lorna was very flexible and welcoming. Superbly kitted out, spotless, comfortable and private with excellent wi-fi and SKY TV in a superb location virtually on the seafront at the charming resort of Sil
Well what can we say wonderful place house is extreamly clean and tidy home from home I feel the house has everything you need right down to tennis rackets. you couldnt need another thing we had a fab… More
Reviewed 28 Jul 2016
My wife and myself couldn't have been happier with all aspects of our holiday.
The accommodation was excellent as was the town and location to north lakes and many other great spots.
Lorna and Marti… More
Thank you so much for your kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and Arnie was a real gentleman. We too hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Lorna
“Another lovely stay, home away from home”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2016
Just returned home after another brilliant stay, such a lovely relaxing stay, definitely gave me some much needed chill out time, and the dogs loved it as well. Wasn't sure how Ruby would react being … More
Thanks for your kind words Tom, it was good to see you again. I am really pleased that you got your time to relax.
“Peaceful and relaxing place” Just back from a weeks stay in Wisteria Cottages, which was very cosy and beautifully cared for. Maria, the owner, a lovely lady was there to welcome us and was always available if we needed help and advise. We had glori
Just arrived back from a stay at Wisteria Cottages and wow what a wonderful stay - would of happily stayed for longer! The cottage itself was perfect,, very spacious and clean with beautiful views of … More
Thank you so much for your lovely comments, I hope you managed to see all you planned to see in Shropshire, I do hope to see you again, you were lovely guests to have.
best regards, Maria
“Ideal location, top quality accomodation”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2013
Picturesque setting on edge of village. Superb views. Well equipped, up to date and comfortable holiday rental. Ideal for countryside and Shrewsbury. Good pubs and restaurants in surrounding areas. O… More
“Excellent accommodation” Eileen and Ali gave us a very warm welcome to their beautiful, perfectly equipped cottage and provided us with helpful information.
The cottage is located in Melrose, where we could find several sights and start beautiful (hi
“Bliss!” Stayed for 5 nights and wanted to stay longer. Shame about the weather but to be honest we didn't go for the weather. We went for a break and it definately ticked all the boxes. Stunning location, cottage, 5* service......we couldn't fault a
A little bit luxury away from home. The sort of place you wish you could call home! A wonderful holiday let that was made even more special by Sue's extra touches from the two course meal on arrival t… More
Thanks for your review, we really appreciate it. We also look forward to you coming back in the Autumn.
“Light and airy with superb views”
Reviewed 21 May 2012
All the comforts of home plus touches of luxury. We were welcomed on arrival with a lovely 3 course meal prepared just ready for us to heat - a real treat after a long day's travel- and farewelled wit… More
Many thanks for your great review, and we are really happy you felt the service received was good. Just a quick point, guests are able to unload in Chapel Street, which is about 80 feet from Cockleshell's front door. Thanks again for your time in reviewing us.
Reviewed 30 Apr 2012
When we first saw the cottage it had a wow factor straight away, stunning views,magnificent property,lovely decor,what more could one want? oh and i forgot to include the lovely meal that was waiting … More
Many Thanks for your great review. We are so glad you enjoyed your break and look forward to you coming back in October.
“Fantastic Stay” We arrived at the property and were instantly impressed. The host (Emma) was incredibly welcoming and showed us around the property and explained where to find sone of the local amenities. The cottage itself was warm and welcoming, fu
We have recently returned home from a very relaxing stay at The Coach House. The property was very comfortable and homely. Nice welcoming touchs ( bread, butter,jam and milk and beautiful fresh flower… More
Dear Anne & Steve Thank you. it was a pleasure to have you staying with us glad you enjoyed your break away. Hope to see you again. Best wishes Emma
“A very happy place”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2013
I had the pleasure of staying with Emma and Chaz on and off for 18 months. It is a place I called home and felt very comfortable in. It is well provisioned, comfortable and in a great part of the worl… More
Reviewed 19 Feb 2013
We were met with a very warm and welcoming experience we were given a quick guide of the coach house which was larger then expected and very well appointed and clean. The interior had a modern boutiqu… More
“Armoury Annex” We had a lovely stay at the armoury Annex which was quite, comfortable and very well equipped. Gill, the owner, was very helpful and keen to ensure everything was in order, which it was. Highly recommended.
Just returned from a week at The Old Armoury Annex .The cottage is a home from home , very comfortable & spacious ,two lovely big settees , lots of books , games ,DVD's
Aileen & David were very welc… More
Christine,it was lovely to have you and Julia stay with us. You were wonderful guests and we are so pleased that you had great weather and enjoyed the performances you saw at the theatre.
“Ideal in every way for Pitlochry”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2015
Aileen was very efficient and helpful with our booking and gave us a lovely warm welcome and lots of useful information upon our arrival. The Old Armoury Annexe was a superb property set in woodland g… More
Nynke it was lovely to meet you and Richard. I am glad you had a good time on your visit to Scotland and pleased that you enjoyed staying at The Old Armoury.
“Lovely accommodation in a superb location for the New Forest.” Perfect holiday home, fully equipped and spotlessly clean. The location couldn't have been better everything on your doorstep yet lovely and peaceful. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend to fam
A great place to stay for a couple or family with older children, very quiet, comfortable and on the outskirts of Sway village, but easy walking to shops, cafe etc.
Very clean, beautifully furnished … More
“The most peaceful well equipped holiday cottage in the New Forest”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2011
The cottage was located in a beautiful tranquil part of the New Forest. The garden has an abundance of beautiful tall trees. We watched squirrels running through them. There was a patio area to si… More
“Great cottage,Great area,Great host”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2011
The Ducklings is in a quiet gated homely area, the owner lives next door is very friendly but not intrusive. Ducklings Cottage,Sway, is very modern and perfect with a good enclosed garden .Situated … More
“Cozy apartment - great if travelling with a pet!” Very comfortable and well-appointed annex. Compact but has everything necessary for a very pleasant stay. The private garden and views over the countryside were very peaceful and lovely. Angie and C
“Everything we needed for a good holiday” Conveniently situated for exploring all the coves and small villages of the Lizard peninsular.
Though small, this property was clean and comfortable, with everything needed for self catering. We found the owne
Had a Great time in Cornwall and a large part of that is due to this property. It was clean, comfortable, excellent facilities and in a great location. Every night was a good nights sleep and with the… More
Thank you for your kind comments.
Looking forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Cornwall.
“Every thing you could ask for a great stay” Visited Rhoscolyn for a family wedding so pleased we chose Ty Cert lovely room with everything you could need in a beautiful setting.The couple who own the place are smashing people so friendly and welcoming
My husband, myself and Bobbie dog, only had four short days to enjoy TyCert. Those four days were so peaceful yet so full of life. In desperate need to recharge and reflect on Health Issues and to p… More
“Cosy Little Home”
Reviewed 27 Jul 2015
This is a cosy little mini home from home.
Everything you could need in the place.
The deco is very nice. Seaside feel throughout.
The owners are very warm and kind.
The local pub, The White Eagle… More
Thank you for your kind review, we really appreciate you taking the time to write one. Mark sorted the heating out, the pressure had dropped, so nothing major. We've also put a little blow heater in there just in case! Hope you had a lovely last day - just sorry the weather wasn't great! Enjoy the rest of your summer. Take care x
“warm, cozey, a perfect little paradise” easy to find because we had a lovely email from the owner we found on arrival a beautiful barn surrounded by beautiful countryside. tea coffee bath towels all set out just like an hotel. the barn was spotless
We had the best time in this cottage. It is perfectly equipped, warm and cosy. Plenty of country walks and traditional real ale pubs near by. The owners have a micro brewery next to the cottage, so do… More
“Excellent pet friendly cottage”
Reviewed 19 Dec 2016
Dogs loved the beach. The owner Jane very helpful. Location ideal for places to visit. We even took the cat and she loved it too.… More
Reviewed 5 Jul 2016
This is a fabulous place to stay if you like us like peace and quiet. With the added bonus of being close to a number of places to visit.We would definitely recommend it to others.… More
“What a find !” My husband and I stayed in woodpeckers cottage and from the booking process which was easy and Angela the owner didn't waste time in sending out an email in asking do we prefer red or white wine in the welcome pack, which we thought was
A perfectly lovely cottage stay for myself and daughter whilst visiting the area. We were so warmly welcomed, the Owner has thought of everything. We arrived on a late cold evening to a cosy and immac… More
Thank you so much for such a lovely review and I was so pleased you enjoyed your stay. I look forward to welcoming you back with your husband hopefully sometime next year. Have a very happy Christmas.
“Absolutely Fantastic! Cannot Wait To Return!”
Reviewed 13 Nov 2016
My other half and I where looking for a little getaway for our anniversary, and this cottage could not of been more perfect! In the past, we have paid absolute fortunes to stay in 'high star hotels' t… More
Wow what can I say, but many many thanks for such an amazing review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your anniversary at Woodpeckers. I had such fun preparing your romantic package, especially making a heart shaped cake! Look forward to you staying again soon.
“Beautiful and well equiped cottage” Had a fantastic stay at Carn Ithen Cottage. Well equipped with dishwasher (even though we didn't cook anything so didn't need it). Lovely pub just up the road (Old Town Inn) where we had some lovely meals. Café d
“A cosey cottage setup run by welcoming and friendly owners.” The quality of the cottage and hosts contributed to a great few days in this lovely area.
The owners have perfected the art of always being available, helpful and friendly without being int
the cottage was very pretty and had amazing views. Cricceith is so central to all of Snowdon, nothing is too far away for a visit. The cottage is right by the beach which is lovely. Anne was a love… More
Many thanks for your kind words to us. The weather was kind to you although it was cold but today it is still sunny and much warmer. Hope to see you both and Cody with us again one day.Lovely to have met you.
Reviewed 4 Mar 2013
Stayed in the house which was amazing.
The house is a grade 2 listed building oozing with original features.
The grounds are beautiful
We didn't want to leave.
The owners are lovely too. Very c… More
So glad that you love Nantyfelin as much as we do. !!! Sorry to see you go as well and we hope you continue to visit us .
“Couldn't be better”
Reviewed 26 Feb 2013
Everything about our stay was first class from the very warm welcome from Ann to the perfect little cottage that was exactly as described plus it was spotlessly clean.
Criccieth is a lovely little pl… More
So enjoyed having you to stay and that you loved the cottage so much. Thanks so much and please come back to see us again. regards Ann
“Perfect for a couple who like rural surroundings” We had the warmest of welcomes from Brian. The cottage is extremely well decorated & maintained. The equipment is second to none in our experience, providing all those little things that many propertie
Cider Cottage has everything you need for a country break. The decor and furnishings are lovely, there's a very comfortable bed, and a modern en suite bathroom. The double-height living room is spac… More
Thank you for your kind review. It's always encouraging to have repeat visitors.
Great location near town centre with parking for a small car. Very comfortable, helpful host. Recommended.… More
Thank you so much for your positive review and I'm really glad you enjoyed your stay. Just a note regarding parking which you mentioned: there is space for all sizes of vehicle, it just takes a little manoeuvring or, alternatively, I can offer a resident's parking permit for on street parking nearby. The choice is up to guests' preferences.
“Everything we needed and more!”
Reviewed 27 Jul 2016
The annex is very comfortable and well equipped with everything you needed in the kitchen including a freezer, washing machine & dryer and plenty of hot water. Shower in the bathroom is brilliant and … More
Reviewed 21 Oct 2016
Our stay at The Hideaway was very relaxing. Juliana was most welcoming & the 'care pack' on arrival was a lovely gesture. The accommodation was tasteful & homely, comfortable & clean, well equipped & … More
“Delightful cosy cottage” My wife and I stayed in this delightful one bedroomed cottage just behind the owner's house from 27th December until 1st January. It was well appointed and with its efficient wood burner and electric radiators provided a lovel
Although 4 miles from Bakewell this property is so well situated in the little village of Sheldon. About 30 homes plus a pub. No shops.
Accommodation was really ideal for us. Even had a wood fir… More
Reviewed 26 Sep 2016
Exactly as described; very well equipped so would highly recommend. Weather was warm so could only imagine how comfortable it would be with the log fire alight.… More
Reviewed 30 Nov 2016
Fantastic little cottage with great views and two lovely little ponies. A very nice lemon drizzle cake on arrival is a very welcome touch, along with milk, coffee and other helping touches. High stand… More
“THIS PLACE IS AMAZING. !!” This place is amazing, lovley views, brilliant walks, cosy cabin, all the extra personal touches very classy. Local town 3miles away good walk. and the walk to the view point up the hill is stunning, wee bit cold as we done
What a place to stay, we have just got back from a weekend away at the hideaway and thought it was the best , an amazing log cabin with evrything you need soo clean tidy and smart and snug , the owner… More
“The perfect getaway that gives you the thrill of being on holiday with a comforting homely feel.”
Reviewed 15 Mar 2013
An absolute must do again. Everything was perfect, from the ease of booking, to the picturesque view, to the cosy cabin, to the hospitality. The name couldn't be more apt - a great hideaway to relieve… More
Reviewed 13 Mar 2013
Had a fab weekend owners are lovely overall great little break defiantly will be going back again :) lovely walks and nice friendly people, if you like the great outdoors and peace this is the perfect… More
“A lovely Spacious converted barn” A warm welcome by the owners , who had left us some basic essentials ie eggs bread milk butter etc, most welcome after a long drive.
very comfortable every thing that you could want , excellent bathroom bedroom kit
“Mr” Really nice and well equipped house. Clean and tidy. Close to the town centre where there are some lovely shops, pubs and restaurants. Really convenient location. Would definitely recommend a stay here and would love to return sometime
Lavender Cottage had all the facilities required to ensure a comfortable stay. The cottage was clean and all the arrangements in place worked without a hitch. It was cosy and warm which was essentia… More
“Beautiful acommodation in a glorious town”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2016
Beautiful house soooo clean and close to the town centre the owner of the property is lovely and the tea coffe milk and sugar awaiting us ( not to mention the great bottle of wine) was a very welcome… More
Reviewed 11 Nov 2012
We were looking for a last-minute break and found this self-catering unit in Ludlow. We chose it because it was central to all the action but came with parking, which can be difficult in Ludlow's tiny… More
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!
“FANTASTIC” Absolutely top class apartment, immaculate through out, stylish and comfortable, ( just a shame I had the flu for 6 out of 7 days I was there,)but would highly recommend the apartment
Great location, everything on your doorstep. The apartment was fully equipped if you wanted to cook in, but so much choice in the plaza. Apartment was spotless. Christine was friendly am really helpfu… More
Reviewed 23 Jun 2013
everything you need is right on the door step, supermarket, entertainment, cheap places to eat, swimming pool the lot, beach is a ten minute drive away so it is a good idea to get a taxi or the bus wh… More
We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay in the apartment. It was our pleasure to offer you a lift back with your shopping. Zenia Boulevard Shopping Centre is a magnificent place for a spot of retail therapy, and has been a wonderful addition to the area since it opened in Sep 2012.
Thanks for taking the time to make a review, and we look forward to welcoming you again in the future.
“Very happy with the apartment”
Reviewed 18 Apr 2013
The apartment location is perfect for easy access to the pool, the supermarket, the Villamartin Plaza and it is 20 minutes walk to the new shopping centre at La Zenia. The apartment was clean, recentl… More