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.
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.
The Red Lion Hotel has enjoyed an idyllic location on the village green in Redbourne since the 17th century. This privately owned freehouse offers high quality and traditional values of service and hospitality. The Red Lion Hotel is a perfect place to enjoy good quality home made pub food.
Under the private ownership and management of Edward and Lucy Herring the Hotel is being continually re-modelled to return many of its original features to the building. With good food, wines, cask ales, cosy accommodation and friendly efficient service being the emphasis, our team are constantly striving for excellence.
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.
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.
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.
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.