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.
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.
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.
Set in the grounds of a delightful turn of the century country villa on the outskirts of town, Cerdyn Cottage provides accommodation for up to 5 persons. There is a fully equipped kitchen with cooker, microwave, fridge and washing machine and gas-fired central heating for those chillier Welsh nights. An integrated TV & DVD player along with audio equipment is provided in the living room. All gas usage is included in the rate, electricity used is charged at 10p per unit.
Within easy walking distance of restaurants, shops and the station, Cerdyn Cottage is conveniently located and yet secluded.
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.
Far Peak Campsite Area: South West Tel: 01451 860190
Far Peak Campsite
Area: South West
Cotswolds Camping at Far Peak tends to be enjoyed by those who want a simple campsite. We encourage individuals, couples, quiet groups and families to stay. We do not have a shop or playground however there is space to play ball and for children to explore. There is a pub within walking distance across the fields and more further a field for those who like a longer walk or short drive. All the amenities of the Cotswold village of Northleach are 1 mile from the site.
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.
Grange Courtyard Area: East Midlands Tel: 01509 600189
Holiday-type: Bed & Breakfast
Area: East Midlands
The Grange Courtyard is a multi-award winning bed and breakfast, providing a real home-from-home accommodation for business trips, holidays, short breaks or weekends away.The property comprises of six unique cottages which have been converted from farm buildings with a total of twenty individually designed en-suite rooms. All rooms have direct dial telephone and free wireless internet access. There is secure free car parking and pleasant gardens. There are four four poster beds, one family room and three further twin rooms. All rooms have hairdryer, tv and video or dvd player, bath robes and complimentary toiletries.