Our magnificent, privately owned country house is set in the Northumberland countryside close to Hadrians Wall. We are located only twelve miles from Newcastle upon Tyne, Matfen Hall is an ideal base for exploring the North East. Whether it's history, breathtaking scenery or excellent shopping you want, our hotel offers good access to all. The hotel has been carefully restored into one of the North Easts leading venues for weddings, conferences, and leisure breaks. Each bedroom has its own character combining modern facilities with traditional opulence. All rooms have en-suite, satellite TV, telephone and all other expected amenities.
White Cross Bay Holiday Park Area: North West Tel: 0870 197 0987
White Cross Bay Holiday Park
Area: North West
White Cross Bay boasts one of the finest positions in the whole of the Lake District, in 60 acres of wooded parkland, on the shores of Lake Windermere with breathtaking fell views.
The park provides superb standard of facilities. You can bring your own craft, moor and launch it from the park (subject to extra charge) or use the White Cross Bay Watersports Centre, where you can hire boats and equipment, book tuition and take RYA sailing courses. When you want to take things a little easier, you can go fishing or cruise on the lake.
Barns Hotel Area: East of England Tel: 0870 701 4444
Area: East of England
The Barns Hotel is situated in a beautiful riverside location, within 3.5 acres of newly landscaped gardens, yet just 10 miles from the M1 and 8 miles from A1.
The tranquil setting offers views of the great River Ouse and the local country park and wonderful grounds in which to stroll and relax.
For more strenuous activities, guests have access to the local Oasis Fitness and Leisure Club.
Built around a 13th century tithe barn and 17th century manor house, the hotel still retains the character of the original beamed and timbered buildings. It became a hotel in 1987.
Riverside Camping Area: North Wales Tel: 01286 678781
County: Caernarfonshire/ Sir Gaernarfon
Area: North Wales
Situated on the edge of Snowdonia, nestling in a loop of the river Seiont, Riverside Camping is a delightful, level four and a half acre family site, attractively landscaped and sheltered.
The benefit of being close to both sea and mountains, makes it a desirable holiday destination, where there is never a shortage of things to do.
The campsite is on the same property as our attractive garden centre, with its water garden and the old mill building now 'The Mill Café' in the background. Most of our plants are grown in our large nursery nearby.
Lairhillock Park Area: West Midlands Tel: 01926 632119
Area: West Midlands
The park is approached by a private lane, and is approximately 500 metres off the A423 on the outskirts of Marton Village.
Marton village lies midway between Coventry and Southam, making Lairhillock an ideal centre for touring in this interesting and attractive area.
The park is convenient for the M1, M6, M40 and M69 motorways, providing ready access to Coventry, Banbury, Rugby, Warwick, Royal Leamington Spa and Stratford upon Avon.
Tourers, motorhomes and tents are welcome.
Well behaved dogs are allowed, but should be kept on a lead at all times.
Lairhillock is an Adults Only Touring Park.
Elton Hotel Area: Yorkshire and the Humber Tel: 01709 545681
County: South Yorkshire
Area: Yorkshire and the Humber
Just one mile from junction 1 of the M18, the Best Western Elton Hotel is Rotherham’s leading hotel for friendly Yorkshire hospitality. Ideally located to the major M1/M18/A1 Motorway networks and local road links, the hotel is an ideal venue for visiting the major towns of Rotherham, Doncaster and Sheffield.
We have 29 well-appointed en-suite bedrooms with satellite television, direct dial telephone, wireless Internet access and tea and coffee making facilities.
Originally built in the 1800’s, it remained a house until the 1960’s, after which it was changed into a hotel.
White Horse Area: East of England Tel: 0871 716 2249
Town: Brancaster Staithe
Area: East of England
North Norfolk's best kept secret - award winning coastal hotel - commanding stunning views from conservatory restaurant and deck terrace across tidal marshland to Scolt Head Island.
A friendly Norfolk welcome in classic but stylish surroundings. Eight outside guest rooms (en suite) with seven further bedrooms (en suite) in main building overlooking stunning marshland tidal coast - including the newly appointed 'Room at the Top' - with viewing telescope feature.
Menus display a wealth of contemporary dishes with good use of local seafood - mussels, cockles oysters, samphire.
Great for walking, birdwatching, sailing and taking in the spacious countryside available along this Heritage coastline.
Mocktree Barns Cottages Area: West Midlands Tel: 01547 540441
Mocktree Barns Cottages
Holiday-type: Self Catering
Area: West Midlands
Mocktree Barns Cottages date from the 16th Century and were once a set of farm buildings. They were converted about ten years ago to provide 5 comfortable and well-equipped holiday cottages situated around a south-facing courtyard. The properties are set in an acre of grounds with panoramic views towards the Clee Hills and beyond. Working farmland is all around, with easy access for walking provided by a network of public footpaths. Visitors are welcome to share part of the large garden and courtyard. All of the cottages have a wealth of exposed beams and stone features.