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Cornish Retreats is delighted to offer....'Three Blind Mice' , situated in the much sought after desti …see more
Marshmallow House is a three bedroomed endearing holiday home nestled in the historic coastal Charlestown, ideal for a quiet, relaxing retreat. The property boasts private access to a beach and sleeps up to four adults with two double bedrooms and has a third bedroom id …see more
Mermaid is our two bedroom bungalow just 100 yards from the beach and 50 yards from the coast path. Mermaid is pet friendly so your pet can come on holiday too. Mermaid enjoys the use of a communal seating area to the side of The Penellen which overlooks the beach and …see more
Oakridge St Mellion is an exclusive development of holiday homes completed to great acclaim in 2000. Just 20 homes all located along-side the world famous Jack Nicklaus course at St Mellion.
Inclusive St Mellion club memberships
The St Mellion club has 2 indoor pools, …see more
Shellseekers – elegant style with wonderful viewsShellseekers is a fabulous, newly refurbished, two bedroom modern house. It is situated in the centre of St Mawes village within 100 metres of the shops, harbour, beach, restaurants and village amenities. It is the perf …see more
Traditional fisherman's cottage in this old smugglers' village. Perfect for romantic getaways and family holidays. This cosy cottage has everything you might need from hair-dryer to food processor and high speed WiFi. The two double bedrooms are a comfortable size a …see more
We initially wanted to take the kids (young teenagers) skiing again at Half Term, but cost and a bad back meant we decided to take a cottage in the UK instead!
We scoured the internet and came across… More
“a teapot like a young barmaid...”
Reviewed 8 Sep 2014
...very pretty but doesn't pour very well! And that is my only criticism ..if it could be described as such..of this delightful, well maintained and tastefully decorated, fully modernised old cottage.… More
Reviewed 11 May 2014
This cottage is perfectly situated in the small village of Cawsand.
It is close to local pubs and the cottage is decorated and maintained to an extremely high standard.… More
Stewarts House holiday cottages comprising Coach and Stable, are located on the edge of the ancient village of Week St Mary with it's pretty church, village shop, and a pub. Nestled in the hills looking towards Bude Bay, you can escape the traffic and enjoy the peace an …see more
We stayed in Coach cottage which worked out great for our family of 6. Everything we could have needed was provided and Simon and Gaynor made us more than welcome, would defiantly recommend. Bude was … More
“Absolutely beautiful cottages, surroundings and location.”
Reviewed 11 Jul 2014
I booked this cottage primarily because my daughter loves Cornwall and especially bude. When we arrived for our holiday, my daughter, 3 year old grandson and myself were made very welcome by Gaynor a… More
“Lovely Peaceful Cottage”
Reviewed 21 Sep 2013
This cottage was lovely, so peaceful and clean. It was unusual in that it was upside down. Because the living area was upstairs you got the lovely views across the countryside. The walled garden was a… More
Thank you, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay.
Deerwalk is one of eight luxury log cabin, finished to a high standard throughout and set within the peaceful surroundings of Wall Eden Farm. Deerwalk is the perfect setting for an action packed family holiday or a romantic getaway. Guests can take advantage of the …see more
My family and I have been to Wall Eden Farm many times as my work takes me to this region often. We find the cabins to be clean, warm and Homely with the freedom to use the fishing facilities and oth… More
Whitechapel self-catering holiday cottages is truly an idyllic rural retreat. Situated within an excess of 500 acres of farm and woodland, it comprises a beautiful Victorian farmhouse along with two character cottages - all detached with private gardens and rooms tastef …see more
Chris was very welcoming when we arrived and very helpful throughout our stay. The cottage was of a high standard and the location was very peaceful. The bird feeder just outside the lounge window w… More
“Yet another great week and warm welcome.”
Reviewed 23 Jun 2012
Great walks around the farm and local area.
Lots of good gardens to visit.
So much to visit in the local area that you don't have to travel far.
Plenty of good eating places. Don't miss The Stags H… More
“A warm welcome and a cosy cottage!”
Reviewed 16 Mar 2012
A great place for a break away from it all. Definitely take your wellie boots in winter! Chris really helped me with the booking because my break was last minute and non-standard. He was always the… More
ROSE COTTAGE has been lovingly renovated and stunningly refurbished to a very high English Tourist Board 5 star standard for 2016 offering luxury period accommodation for 2 - 6 people with all of the modern facilities to make your stay as luxurious, comfortable and mem …see more
“Feels like a better version of home as soon as you arrive”
Reviewed 9 Jan 2013
We have stayed for two weeks for the last few summers and have already booked next year. The cottage is lovely, with a beautiful enclosed garden. It has been thoughtfully equipped and has many origi… More
We are so delighted that you will be returning again next year. Rose Cottage has such a wonderful ambiance and it was always our aim to make it a home from home experience for our Guests to enjoy with added luxury to the wonderful original features. We have now finished the new tennis court which will be up and running for next year. Also we have extended the Nature Trail and a Guest spotted a Kingfisher last weekend down by the lake which made his holiday!
The cottages are privately owned and managed and provide luxurious self-catering holiday accommodation. Located in the hamlet of Woolland in the heart of the beautiful North Dorset countryside, a short drive away from Blandford and within easy reach of Weymouth and the …see more
This fabulous accommodation is in a great location for taking local walks through the marshes or along Bude Canal,or equally for families looking for that luxury seaside holiday house. Just a 15 minute walk and you can be on Summerleaze Beach.
The property is finished …see more
We offer cottage holidays on an organic sheep farm set in the stunning Devon countryside with large gardens, fields and woods and free coarse fishing on our well-stocked lake. We have well equipped cottages, each individually designed, with its own garden and sharing a …see more
A charming converted single storey stone barn for three with a double and single bedroom. The comfortable living area has two leather sofas, a wood burning stove and a fabulous high vaulted beamed ceiling. The country kitchen area is fully equipped and has a dining a …see more
This is a three bedroom barn offering an en-suite master bedroom with king size-bed, a tin/super-king bedroom and a triple sleeper bedroom.This barn has an upside down arrangement so the living area is upstairs making the most of the views and giving it plenty of natura …see more
“Fabulous place to stay, fantastic hosts & magical location”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2016
Anne was brilliant - welcoming, helpful and friendly. The barn was immaculate when we arrived and had everything we needed. We stayed at the barn for a family holiday with children - there is plenty f… More
Really glad you enjoyed your stay, thanks for leaving a review and we hope to welcome you back again some time soon.
Paul, Ann, Johnny & Ann
Nearest beach 60 km; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
'Norfolk Green' is a second floor apartment within one of Bath's original Georgian Crescents.Situated within No.16 Norfolk Crescent, the apartment overlooks a wide open green space to the front of the building. This provides panoramic views from the prope …see more
We very much enjoyed our stay. The flat has everything one needs and is very comfortable. We particularly enjoyed the welcome tray which had decaffinated coffee and Tick Tock tea both of which I usual… More
“Classic apartment in Georgian crescent terrace”
Reviewed 26 Sep 2015
A unique experience to stay in such a classic setting. Very quiet too and well placed to access Bath centre. Highly recommended.… More
“Spacious,clean, perfect apartment in Bath”
Reviewed 6 Jul 2016
Norfolk Green met our needs perfectly.
We were more than happy with the cleanliness,spaciousness and comfort.
The kitchen was very well equipped,had we wanted to cook a meal.
The bed was luxuriousl… More
The charming stone and cob detached cottage is adjacent to the picturesque farm pond surrounded by trees. It lies in its enclosed garden with seating area and lovely views. The thick oak stable door takes you into the open plan triple aspect living room with massive o …see more
We just got back from a blissful 5 days at Pond Cottage and I wish I could have stayed forever.
The property is finished to a beautiful standard and very well equipped with everything you could want … More
“A Fantastic property in idyllic surroundings and welcoming owners.”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
Pond Cottage looked lovely from the pictures on the web site, and it really does live up to it's description. The interior was well equiped, beautifully maintained with good quality solid furniture… More
“Devon at it's bucolic best.”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2011
John and Renate Huckle have thought of everything to make their guests welcome, comfortable, and happy. The cottage is spotless and well apppointed. The location is lovely for a 'get away' or for a fa… More
Lobbs Cottage is a 3 bed detached Cottage offering 2 double bedrooms and 1 bunk bedded room. You enter the lounge diner to a beautiful room with floor to ceiling windows, exposed roof trusses and a stunning log burner. Leather seating and solid oak furniture enhance the …see more
Stayed at Lobbs cottage with my partner and 2 other couples for a long weekend. It was a home from home and had everything we needed - including a BBQ and lovely garden. Location was great as easy to … More
Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. So glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you all again. Kind regards
Cameron and Julie
“Fantastic accommodation excellent value for money .”
Reviewed 23 Jan 2013
Myself, partner and 3 children stayed at lobbs cottage in October , we had a fantastic week. The accommodation is gorgeous extremely clean and well equipped, it was a home from home experience .… More
Thank you for taking the time to review. Glad you enjoyed Lobbs cottage and hope to see you again (even tho you are gooners!)COYI.
“Fantastic standard and location”
Reviewed 14 Jan 2013
We stayed for three days over New Year as a much needed break for two couples and a 13 year old. The communication with the owners had been friendly, prompt, helpful and efficient. The quality of the … More
Thank you for taking the time to review Lobbs cottage. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and the cottage. We would love to see you again.
Cam and Julie
The Linhay is one of nine cottages that have been converted to a very high standard. The Linhay is a spacious detached barn with full accessibility for wheelchair users. The Linhay will comfortably sleep 6 people in one king and two twin bedrooms (all with en-suite sh …see more
We (my husband, daughter and Mother-in-law along with our dog) stayed in The Linhay for a week at the start of July. It was when Summer arrived and the start of the hot spell.
Had fantastic time t… More
Thank you for your kind comments, they are much appreciated, we look forward to welcoming your sister and her family here!!!!
“Excellent Quality Accommodation”
Reviewed 6 Jan 2013
We stayed for 4 nights over New Year 2013 with a large group of friends & relatives who occupied many of the other cottages. We stayed in Linhay. This is a fairly new conversion done, I believe, in 20… More
Child friendly ; Ask about pets; Private garden;
Oldford Farmhouse is a superb 16th Century property in a fabulous rural West Country location. It is a perfect property for holidays and weekend getaways in the Somerset countryside. We pride ourselves in providing the little extras which make a stay most memorable and …see more
East View Barn is a cosy thatched barn conversion in a peaceful village location boasts a vaulted beamed kitchen/living area with comfortable sofas and a living flame gas fire. Enjoy summer dining on the private terrace within the enclosed garden. Located on the edge of …see more
We had a wonderful week at East View Barn recently. The cottage is beautiful and extremely well equipped - they've thought of everything a visitor could need. We loved the location - Melbury Osmond … More
Thank you so much for sharing your holiday memories. We are delighted that you loved our chocolate box thatched cottage and the beautiful surroundings of Melbury Osmond and Melbury Park. We look forward to welcoming you back to stay again in the future...cosy winter breaks are equally as lovely and there are Halloween fireworks at Melbury Park this year.
“Chocolate box cottage”
Reviewed 22 Jun 2015
Well what can I say what a gem such a beautiful cottage in a lovely village and in a very peaceful location. Could not have asked for more. From booking the cottage Kerry was so helpful in every aspec… More
Thank you, we are delighted that you enjoyed our chocolate box cottage as well as the serenity and tranquillity of the location. We hope to welcome you back again soon for some more rest and relaxation in Dorset.
“A truly wonderful place to stay”
Reviewed 18 Mar 2015
We had a long weekend here & wish we had booked longer! The cottage is equipped with everything you need and is a warm and cosy place (the underfloor heating is superb). I would recommend this cott… More
Thank you, we are delighted that you loved our cosy country cottage and we look forward to welcoming you back to stay again.
Wissett Cottage is the quintessential, traditional Dorset stone cottage. Steeped in period character such as exposed stonework, ancient timbers and a partly thatched roof, this 300 year old cottage provides a cosy and welcoming 'home away from home' that combines rustic …see more
Three generations of us stayed at Wissett Cottage and we all loved it. It's a beautiful character cottage, spacious, tastefully furnished and very comfortable. It has a well equipped kitchen for us to… More
Reviewed 24 Jul 2013
Lovely cottage in idyllic situation, well-appointed, couldn't be better. The location is lovely with access to surrounding countryside including Corfe Castle and Wareham. The family friendly seaside r… More
“Beautiful cottage in perfect location”
Reviewed 27 Mar 2013
This was our second stay at Wissett Cottage, this time with a toddler, a young baby and a Granny in tow. Both times we found the property spacious, yet cosy in the colder evenings. The kitchen was mod… More
Middlemist is a Grade II listed corner courtyard cottage, situated adjacent to the stately mansion house in the heart of Rousdon, an exclusive 350 acre private estate set atop the Devon and Dorset Jurassic coastline. This beautifully restored and spacious dwelling can …see more
Fantastic Christmas week at Middlemist, facilities and home from home comforts allowed all of us, from the youngest at 18 through to the oldest at 68 to have an excellent time. Plenty of room (to esca… More
“Cosy, comfortable and peaceful”
Reviewed 2 Jan 2012
We went with extended family for a special birthday. Middlemist was perfect. So well equipped with everything you could hope for. The house was spacious yet cosy with beautiful old features and a fabu… More
Reviewed 11 Aug 2011
When you see a holiday home on a website you never really know what to expect so when we arrived at Middlemist we were blown away. It's set in the most enormous grounds with lovely walks and its own b… More
Orchard Cottage is a luxury 5* Gold cottage with 8-seater private hot tub which enjoys an enviable location, with uninterrupted views over the valley. It sits in a private garden with large terrace, hardwood furniture and barbeque. Steps lead down from the terrace lev …see more
Only five minutes from a Blue Flag beach in beautiful Swanage, this Grade II listed cottage is full of character with a farmhouse kitchen complete with Aga, sitting room with a woodburning stove, an outside sundeck and BBQ.On three floors, the cottage sleeps up to 7 peo …see more
This is a truly lovely home from home, in the heart of Swanage and accessible to all the amenities the town and its surroundings has to offer. Everything at Baytree is beautifully thought out, it's c… More
The log cabin is particularly loved as a romantic get-away,and also appreciated by couples who need a property all on one level.It is in a quiet and private area of the landscaped gardens,where guests love to sunbathe.The living room has been well designed to give a fee …see more
This detached and well presented lodge is furnished to a very high standard. It boasts a fully fitted and equipped kitchen with integrated appliances including fridge/freezer, washing machine and microwave oven. The lodge sleeps up to two adults and two children. There …see more
My wife, young son and I stayed here for one week in August. Actually, this is our third stay in this lodge. It is always well presented, clean and has everything we need. It is situated outside a s… More
“Tranquil, but perfectly placed for everything Cornwall has to offer!”
Reviewed 6 Oct 2013
My wife and I stayed in the lodge for a week in September. We found it to be spotlessly clean and with everything we needed for a comfortable stay. The park itself is very quiet, but within easy walki… More
Reviewed 21 Aug 2016
We had a lovely stay at this lovely clean lodge, very peaceful location. It is an ideal location for exploring North Cornwall, just a short drive from Port Isaac and lots of other great places. The p… More
A beautiful stone cottage, converted from a traditional barn, with shared indoor swimming pool, outdoor hot tub, indoor children's games room and outdoor play areas. Part of a picturesque, small courtyard of cottages. Ideal for families.
A two-bedroomed character stone …see more
Barrington House is an elegant historical Victorian property standing on its own gorgeous grounds, beautifully restored and furnished with unbelievable views of the River Dart. It is a haven of peace and tranquility yet only a short stroll down to the heart of Dartmouth …see more
The apartment is perfectly situated for the traditional beach holiday, the beach is just across the road.Our aim is to provide high standard, comfortable,value for money accommodation for our guests. Families and couples are our target market and we do our best to ensur …see more
“A very comfortable apartment in a cracking location”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2013
We had the pleasure and privilege of staying here in July 2013. We were blessed with beautiful weather, but even if that had not been the case the apartment would have still met our every need.
It is… More
“A real Home from Home ... And those Views !!!!!”
Reviewed 3 Mar 2013
The first time we set foot in Waters Edge we fell in love with the apartment. 2013 will be our 5th year running. The views are breathtaking whatever the weather . It's even nice just sat on the balcon… More
“The apartment really is as good as it looks from the pictures.”
Reviewed 21 Aug 2016
Excellent 2 week stay for all the family. Great views and accommodation and the best we've stayed at. Well looked after and couldn't fault the overall experience. Good location for families of all age… More
Barns Cottage is located at the end of a quiet no through road, just 20 metres from the Tarka Trail, and a few minutes walk from the hub of Braunton village. The contemporary layout and features of the property offer a perfect getaway for those looking for something spe …see more
“UTTERLY AMAZING - THIS HOUSE HAS THE WOW FACTOR - 5 STAR”
Reviewed 26 Sep 2012
A true gem. Beautiful house which lived up to and surpassed my expectations. The house had everything we wanted and more. The attention to detail is second to none. Such a high quality furnished h… More
Thank you so much for your wonderfully complimentary review of Barns Cottage! It really means alot to us when our guests appreciate our home as much as we do. We are delighted that you all enjoyed the hot tub and table tennis table and that the children loved the bunk beds and the wendy house in the garden. It sounds like you made the most of the wonderful local beaches too. We are really excited to welcome you back again next year and will be happy to suggest some other fantastic local places to explore!
“Pure indulgence in Devon”
Reviewed 18 Apr 2012
What a fantastic holiday and in a fabulous cottage. The attention to detail was pure luxury, the beds are amazing with beautiful linen. The bathrooms are.great with rainforest showers and the free sta… More
I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at Barns Cottage and thank you for your wonderful comments about the house and garden. So glad that you had great weather and got to experience some of the wonderful coastal walks that the area has to offer, and enjoy some of the superb local cuisine! We would love to welcome you to our house again one day!
“Amazing cottage in cozy Braunton! Couldn't have asked for more.”
Reviewed 13 Jan 2012
We had a wonderful New Year's weekend at Barns Cottage despite the cold, rainy and windy weather. The cottage was the perfect size, with room to spread out, for our family of 4 plus Grandma and Grand… More
Thank you for your lovely remarks. We're so happy to share our home with people that appreciate it. Hopefully if you visit again the weather will be kinder to you.
One of the first original cottages in the village still boasting its periodic features. Traditional low beams, stone walls and a log burner creates a homely atmosphere in the heart of Cornwall. Situated in the beautiful countryside within close proximity to the local be …see more
Edge House is a New England style property newly built and completed in 2010 on the site of a former 50's farmhouse, nestled at the top of one of the picturesque valleys of Branscombe on the East Devon coast it has fabulous views down through the fields and wooded …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
.The Malthouse is a luxury 4 star holiday home located in the village of Batheaston just two miles from the centre of Bath. The house has an open plan kitchen and living area on the first floor with vaulted ceilings and exposed beams and feature stone walls. The kitchen …see more
“Great facilities and a good base for visiting Bath and the Cotswolds.”
Reviewed 13 Jun 2012
The facilities provided were excellent and it was a pleasure to prepare our evening meals in the kitchen . The dining and living room furniture was very comfortable and the bedrooms and bath rooms wer… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.2 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
SEA COURT SEASIDE VICTORIAN VILLA APARTMENT WITH PANORAMIC SEA VIEWS.The Penthouse Apartment boast fantastic panoramic sea views and is situated in an ideal location.The property which was originally a single dwelling designed in 1884 by Charles T Miles, the same archit …see more
Lovely apartment less than a five minute walk from Swanage sea front and town centre. The views of the bay were lovely to sit and look at. My idea of a good holiday to be able to leave the car I'm ple… More
“Stylish Comfortable Holiday Accommodation”
Reviewed 8 Aug 2013
I stayed with a friend and my two children aged 7 and 9. The penthouse was stunning and well equipped. The master bedroom was very comfortable with a king size bed, and whilst the second double bedr… More
The apartment is on the second floor and located only 100 yards from the town centre and the beech. We are self catering and we do supply at the start of your stay all bathroom towels, bed linen included in the price. There is a complementary arrival pack with useful handy and helpful items available to help you settle in. A list of these items is promptly sent out with the booking information enabling you to pack other essential items required. We also supply more than one dish washer tablet as stated in the list and it appears on this occasion we have had to inform the cleaners. Our prices vary depending on high or low season.
We always welcome feedback.
The property is nestled in the lovely village of St Teath which offers guests a fantastic springboard to some of Cornwall's finest coastal destinations such as Padstow, Polzeath beach and Port Isaac.The accommodation comprises a well-appointed "cottage-style&q …see more
Walnut Cottage is part of the Kingston Estate a magnificent events venue and provider of luxury holiday cottages in Devon. Nestling amongst the rolling hills of the beautiful South Hams it is perfectly situated between Dartmoor and the South Devon coastal towns of Totne …see more
Rose Barn, the combination of Rose and Barn Owl Cottages, joined by an inter-connecting door in the lounge of each cottage, has seven bedrooms and comfortably accommodates up to 12 guests. Ideal for family celebrations and get - togethers, guests in each cottage can enj …see more
Wonderful location and facilities for our golden wedding anniversary celebration. Ages from1year to 72 love Combrew plenty to do on sight for the youngsters and comfort and luxury for the seniors..E… More
“Great central location with friendly service and great facilities”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2015
Group of 8 adults and 3 children.
On arrival everything was clean and tidy, with everything in good condition and nice decoration.
More than enough living space, with room to spread out. Huge … More
Reviewed 15 Jun 2015
Rose Barn Cottage. Excellent accommodation. Everything you could possibly need is provided. Children (and adults ) enjoyed the pool. Used every day. Great play area for the children. Plenty of room fo… More
Swimming pool; Not suitable for children; Ask about pets;
For peace, tranquillity and stunning rural views in an 'Area of outstanding Natural Beauty' Swallows is the place to stay. Ideal for a quiet retreat to rewind and relax, the cabin is located in a tucked away position away from our two other cottages, The Dairy and Gran …see more
Little Trevarrack - Cornwall: A semi-detached bungalow set in a leafy private lane a minute's walk from Rosudgeon village.The accommodation consists of a double bedroom with adjoining conservatory, a sitting room with a single divan, a kitchen/diner and bathroom wi …see more
We had a great Valentine's break here. Very friendly owner and great accommodation, which is well positioned and well appointed; good for walks and enjoying this beautiful area of Cornwall. Very good… More
“A Perfect Hideaway”
Reviewed 25 Sep 2012
Neat, tidy, comfortable little bungalow, ideal for touring West Cornwall.Great for Seniors with bus pass.Short drive to many local towns & beaches. REALLY good fish n' chips 2 mins walk. Pleasant, fri… More
“Great spacious cottage”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2012
We spent a lovely week in this cottage. It is a semi detached bungalow with the owner's art studio next door. It is spacious and well equipped. It is only a mile away from Prussia Cove beach that has … More