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February 11th, 2010

Holiday Cottages in Scotland

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Self-catering accommodation in Scotland HIGHLANDS | EDINBURGH | GALLOWAY | PERTHSHIRE | ARGYLL | DEESIDE From the Highlands down to Lothian, and from Perthshire to Galloway, all visitors to Scotland will receive a warm Scottish welcome. Visit Scotland, and you’ll enjoy the deep flowing rich cultural history that leaves a mark that never fades. Buy a kilt, watch mohair being spun, walk by the sea or in a world famous national park, join in a clan festival, follow the Scotch whiskey trail, go fishing in a Highland loch or Lowland river. All in your own time and at your own pace. Holiday cottages in Scotland represent the most authentic way to experience the country. The reasons are: Properties in the midst of it all – Not a city type? Rent a holiday cottage in the misty mountains, and every morning you can step out onto nature’s doorstep. Unique character ­­– Forget hotel lobbies and set mealtimes. Roaring fires, hot tubs, saunas, wood stove burners and coming and goings as you please are what define holiday cottage life. Holidays that suit you – Whether it’s a last-minute weekend away, or a month of pure relaxation, there are holiday cottages available all over Scotland to suit your precise requirements. Romantic retreat – There’s nothing more romantic than feeling you have stepped back to a time to a place years away from modern life. The centuries of Scottish history at your fingertips will simple delight you. So if you’re thinking of booking a holiday, make sure you check…

February 10th, 2010

Holiday Cottages in Wales

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Self-catering accommodation Wales SOUTH WALES | NORTH EAST WALES | SNOWDONIA | BRECON BEACONS | PEMBROKESHIRE Stunning locations, beautiful rolling countryside, rich heritage and history and a wonderful Welsh welcome – that’s what the visitor to Wales can expect. And when you stay in a holiday cottage in Wales, you also find luxurious and functional accommodation, giving you the comfort, security and a timeless homely feeling to make your visit feel really special. There are no daily pressures as you walk the countryside, visit a museum, immerse yourself in Welsh folklore, stroll along a wide, sandy beach or simply browse for unique crafts or art in the many fine market towns throughout the county. Holiday cottages in Wales are the best choice for your visit because: The experience is unique – Although by and large very comfortable and functional, one hotel room can be very much like another. Holiday cottages are without exception nearly all privately-owned and styled with their owner’s personal touch – think of roaring log fires, comfy armchairs and feet up. The location is perfect – From country cottages, where urban life seems light years away, to properties situated in the middle of ancient market towns, you’ll be able to find an ideal location for your holiday. The passion is undeniable – There’s nothing more romantic than a cosy cottage made for two. It’s the perfect way for two people to enjoy a much-needed and private get away from it all. The experience is authentic – Staying in a holiday cottage in…

February 8th, 2010

Holiday Cottages in England

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Self-catering accommodation in England UK NORTH EAST | SOUTH | SOUTH EAST | SOUTH WEST Are you visiting England, and want to enough time to see some of the renowned English sights and attractions that have made the country famous throughout the world? Investigate the royal castles, visit the museums, browse a farmers’ market, take a boat trip on a river, break for afternoon tea, enjoy some fishing or golf, or take a romantic walk in a national park or the great British countryside. – You can experience the true magic of timeless England on an enjoyable and competitively priced cottage holiday. Romantic getaway or family fun – From an idyllic thatched countryside property for two, to a period cottage that sleeps the entire family – and more besides – you’ll find a diverse range of picturesque cottages to suit all needs and budgets. Variable stays – From late or last minute weekends away to week long retreats, we can cater for all needs. How long you stay is completely up to you and not dictated by us. Suitable surroundings – Whether you prefer to be in the middle of far away, the centre of an ancient market town, or overlooking miles of sandy beaches or countryside, we’ll have the right holiday cottage for you. Private owners – There are no corporations reporting to shareholders. Our cottages, each with their own unique character, are privately owned by local people with a caring touch you’ll not find anywhere else. Choosing a cottage in England is a…

February 7th, 2010

Holiday cottages in Ireland

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Self-catering cottages in Ireland WICKLOW | LIMERICK | CORK | NORTHERN IRELAND | GALWAY With its lush, 40-shades-of-green landscapes, clear, tranquil rivers and ancient Celtic monuments, Ireland is a truly incredible country. A visit will see you return home with memories of pure gold – and clear-cut emerald. A traditional pub sing song, a lakeside walk, an Irish saint, leaving until tomorrow what at home you’d do today and a first pint of Guinness, just for the craic. For a truly memorable trip, why not stay in an inspirational Irish period holiday cottage, to enhance and enrapture your senses with a true Irish outlook?  Holiday cottages in Ireland are the best choice for your visit because: More intimate than a hotel – there will always be other holidaymakers present, and they can detract from your visit if you are looking for a more private type of holiday break. The period features and deep heritage of a holiday cottage allow you to bring the complementary aura of the unique Irish landscape back with you every single night. Unique features – each holiday cottage in Ireland is privately owned, so you will enjoy a unique experience and down-to-earth service from someone who truly understands, lives and loves the Emerald Isle. Into the Irishness – holiday cottages are set in the luscious depths of the Irish countryside, immersing you in local Irish culture and rural landscapes that have captured the hearts and minds of generations. Mansions and more – a modern hotel room, although undoubtedly comfortable and functional,…

Thank you for joining us. Whether you’re a regular cottage renter looking for an exciting area to explore, or you want to book a quality holiday house for the first time, our dedicated holiday cottage blog will help you find everything you need to make the most of your budget. We regularly post: Industry news – Where’s trendy, what’s happening and how to get away from it all!  We’ll keep you up to date with new developments to ensure you know when and where to rent – properties range from rural retreats, seaside beach houses to contemporary city apartments. Advice – Booking a cottage for a family holiday, a romantic getaway, or for a large group of friends? We’ll provide tips and advice on how to get the most out of your stay, whether you are looking for group accommodation or an easy break for two. Helpful hints – We’ll let you know the best holiday cottages to look at based on criteria such as location, party size and activities required. So if you’re a 7 person family wanting a Scottish West Coast experience, we can show you what’s on offer and what’s going on. Feature articles – Golfers, fishermen, sailors, cyclists, beach lovers, walkers, bird watchers, culture vultures – you won’t be disappointed. Special promotions – We liaise directly with cottage owners to bring you the best offers around, including last-minute availability and weekend break prices. Travel – Car rental offers and options for those arriving from abroad. Owners section – If you have…