Two 19th century farm cottages in the Vale of Strathmore near the Angus Glens and Glamis Castle, situated off the A926 three miles from Kirriemuir and 17 miles from Dundee. Discover a rare rural retreat just off the beaten track within the last, unexplored 'other side of Scotland'. Comprehensively equipped with log fires, this pair of three star secluded self catering stone cottages, sleeping two or four where scented flowers surround inviting benches in the breathtaking walled garden safely enclosed for children and pets. Help yourself to herbs and overexuberant vegetables or choose from a dozen local restaurants.
Daventry Hotel Area: East Midlands Tel: 0870 701 4444
Area: East Midlands
Idyllically situated by Drayton Water, in picturesque Northamptonshire this spacious modern hotel set in its own grounds provides a convenient Midlands location with a wealth of interesting places to visit on the doorstep.
Spacious, comfortable bedrooms include a selection of study rooms, with a practical work area, and executive rooms. All rooms have private bathroom, direct dial phone, satellite TV, radio, trouser press, hairdryer and hospitality tray. Many with views overlooking the central courtyard or surrounding countryside.
The Leisure Club offers a friendly, relaxed atmosphere, a place to improve your health and fitness or somewhere to relax and unwind.
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.
Cronk-Dhoo Farm Area: Isle of Man Tel: 01624 851327
County: Isle of Man
Country: Isle of Man
Area: Isle of Man
Adjacent to the famous TT course this rural 10 acre site is divided into four paddocks overlooking the central valley 6 miles from Douglas and 5 minutes walk to pubs and restaurants. The post office and village shop are 1 mile away
Water standpipes and elecric hookups for motorhomes (supplementary charge) are available. An amenity block with toilets, free use of hot showers, wash basins, with shaver points and hot water for laundry and dishes. For a small extra charge the use of a washing machine and tumble dryer is available.
Take away food facilities are provided during TT week.
Mandale Camp Site Area: East Midlands Tel: 01629 812416
Mandale Camp Site
Area: East Midlands
Mandale House is situated on the edge of Lathkill Dale in the "White Peak" area of the Peak District National Park. It is part of a working farm which has its own beef herd and sheep flock. The house lies about one and a half miles from the village of Over Haddon and three miles from the market town of Bakewell.
We have a small camp field for use by small groups and couples.
Booking essential at Bank holidays and weekends during school holidays
School parties and Duke of Edinburgh Award Groups welcome. Price £3.25 per person per night.
Felin Park Mill Cottages Area: North Wales Tel: 01386 701310
Felin Park Mill Cottages
Holiday-type: Self Catering
Area: North Wales
Discover the idyllic 17th Century Millhouse (sleeps 8+2) romantically situated on the River Croesor with its own pool and falls in a private valley. Snowdon, the famous village of Portmeirion and the Ffestiniog Miniature Railway are all close by. 100 yds away is the charming Wool Manager's Cottage (sleeps 4 + 2) which overlooks the ancient fording bridge and Cynicht Mountain. Both cottages are traditionally furnished, with all modern facilities and wood burning stoves to supplement the central heating. The cottages are surrounded by superb walking and climbing country. Excellent beaches, golf, and good pubs are all available locally.
Situated at the edge of Europe, this tranquil park with 500 metres of waterfront is spectacularly located. It is surrounded on three sides by hills and mountains and faces the Atlantic islands of Valentia and Beginish on the south west. The impeccably clean on-site facilities include a laundry with washers and dryers, a washing-up area with continuous hot water and a cosy campers' sitting room with turf fire in the evenings. I am a Bord Failte registered Local Tour Guide and I take great pleasure in helping you to make the most of your holiday.
Belle Isle Castle Area: Fermanagh Tel: 028 6638 7231
Belle Isle Castle
Holiday-type: Self Catering
County: County Fermanagh
Country: Northern Ireland
Nestling close to the water's edge and set within a landscape of lakes and islands of gently rolling hills and fragrant woods, Belle Isle Castle is a haven of luxurious self-catering or fully catered accommodation. Situated at the heart of Belle Isle Estate and dating from the early 17th century the castle has been extensively yet sensitively refurbished, ensuring that a full range of modern facilities blends seamlessly with original period grandeur. This harmony between modernity and antiquity is the careful work of an esteemed international interior designer.