Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Beeches Holiday Park, Minehead, Somerset, The Quantocks

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Beeches Holiday Park, Minehead, Somerset, The Quantocks

Beeches Holiday Park is situated in beautiful West Somerset. The Quantock Hills and Exmoor are on our doorstep and most caravans enjoy spectacular panoramic sea views over Blue Anchor Bay.

All visitors have access to our heated outdoor swimming pool with sheltered sun terrace and toddlers paddling pool (summer months only).

Sheltered between the sea and Exmoor, Beeches Holiday Park is beautifully landscaped and is well maintained to a very high standard. This part of Somerset is a delight, surrounded by lovely national trust villages, beautiful coast line and contrasting moorland.

The choice between the bustling holiday town of Minehead which offers a promenade leading to the start of the southwest coastal path, Sandy Beaches, pleasure gardens, shops and many restaurants and evening entertainment also various trips can be taken on the West Somerset Railway. Then we can offer you the beauty of the Quantock Hills and surrounding picturesque villages that you may only see on postcards.

Allerford famous for the Packhorse Bridge and the Old School where youngsters can experience life as a Victorian. Selworthy is surrounded by Chocolate box cottages and a glorious church and village green where you can enjoy a cream tea. The Medieval village of Dunster with the Yarn Market and its fairy tale Castle is a vocal point to this area and dates back to the 11th Century; it also provides the wide beach which links into Watchet harbour and maritime museum which is known as Blue Anchor Bay. A little further you have the scenic toll road across the moor into Devon across Lynton and Lynmouth where the steam of the waters meet.

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Granary Cottage, Llandrindod Wells, Radnorshire, Powys

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Granary Cottage, Llandrindod Wells, Radnorshire, Powys

Granary Cottage is a stylish and cosy holiday cottage, located in a pretty part of Powys at Ty Gwyn Farm in Llandrindod Wells, set in a peaceful location with panoramic views. We are an ideal base from which to explore Mid Wales and with the rolling hills of Radnorshire and the beautiful Elan Valley within easy reach, you will never be short of places to explore and spectacular views to enjoy. 

The cottage is fully equipped with bed linen, towels, tea towels, toilet rolls and dishwashing products. 

There are walks around the farm and plenty of footpaths and long distance walks in the area of Radnorshire and Llandrindod Wells. Watch the wildlife; we have red kites, buzzards, hares and badgers, enjoy clean air, open skies and absolute peace and quiet. From the farm there is easy access to the Victorian Spa town of Llandrindod Wells which still retains its magnificent buildings many of which surround the Temple Gardens. Within the town there are supermarkets, local food shops, a Victorian theatre, gift shops, coffee shops, restaurants and pubs. The 13 acre lake is a particular feature with a magnificent dragon fountain in the middle. 

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Brightlycott Cottage, Barnstaple, Devon

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Brightlycott Cottage, Barnstaple, Devon 

Brightlycott Cottage offers outstanding guest house accommodation near Barnstaple. Our charming guest house is perfect for a relaxing break in a beautiful part of Devon.

We are in a stunning countryside location and the perfect place for a memorable retreat away. Our rooms are beautifully furnished and come with a range of facilities to suit all your needs. 

Our guest house serves a lovely breakfast to suit all your needs. You can sit in the kitchen and socialise over a warm beverage.

North Devon is an excellent area to visit. You can stroll along beautiful beaches, take a boat trip to Lundy or visit a National Trust House.

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Friday, 7 December 2018

Derryfad Cottage, Back of Keppoch, Arisaig, Inverness-shire

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Derryfad Cottage, Back of Keppoch, Arisaig, Inverness-shire 

Derryfad Cottage is set on a family croft in Arisaig on the road to the Isles and offers homely self catering holiday accommodation for up to 6 people. The location is perfect either for a tranquil break taking in the stunning views of the islands of Eigg, Rum and Skye from the large picture window in the lounge or as a base for touring the beautiful west highlands of Scotland. 


The holiday cottage is situated on a working croft and fresh eggs are available. No smoking is allowed in the property. NO PETS unless discussed and agreed prior to any booking.

Arisaig Marine operates day trips to the Small Isles of Eigg, Rum and Muck on the MV Sheerwater and as well as the timetable allowing for time on the islands you may also find your trip varies when whales and dolphins are sighted as the boat slows allowing you time to see these wonderful creatures and for photo opportunities.

Walking to suit everyone is available whether it be gentle strolls along the beaches which surround Arisaig or on the numerous mountains which surround this special part of the world, not least Ben Nevis in nearby Fort William. Organised walks are available in the summer months with the local ranger and this is also an excellent opportunity to find out more about the local history.

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Hurstone House, Waterrow, Taunton, Somerset

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Hurstone House, Waterrow, Taunton, Somerset

Hurstone House is an exceptional country house with stunning views. A wonderful country retreat within easy reach of Exmoor National Park and the North Somerset coast.

Originally a farmhouse dating back to the 14th Century, the house has been sympathetically improved and modernised over the years to provide a charming and comfortable family home in a truly beautiful location. Hurstone is furnished with character and a homeliness which delights guests of all ages. 

The house sleeps 14 in 7 bedrooms, (2 folding beds also available for children @ £25 each). There are 5 bathrooms upstairs and an additional ground floor shower room. Hurstone’s accommodation and layout is perfect for Al Fresco dining in the Summer and enchanting fireside evenings in the Winter. The large sitting room is great for socialising and the second sitting room perfect for a quieter retreat. 

With a snooker table, a well stocked games cupboard, a hot tub, fabulous views plus a nature reserve and gastro pub within walking distance, your visit is well catered for and on the subject of catering; the kitchen is well equipped making cooking for large groups an easy pleasure. 

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Southcombe Country Cottages, Witheridge, Tiverton, Devon

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Southcombe Country Cottages, Witheridge, Tiverton, Devon

South Coombe is perfectly situated in one of the most beautiful parts of Devon. Our four cottages are of the highest standard and are suitable for parties of between two and six people. 

Drakes: This spacious and airy cottage has large open-plan sitting, dining and kitchen areas with patio doors leading to the garden. Drake’s Cottage has a luxury bathroom with a large shower and white bathroom suite. The cottage is equally suitable for families who want extra space or couples who are looking for peace and relaxation.

Jonquil: This charming and characterful cottage, with its original walls and oak beams, has been converted from the old hayloft. It has been further renovated to provide a new bathroom, complete with over–bath shower, a fully fitted modern kitchen area and full central heating. Jonquil Cottage is a perfect tranquil retreat for a romantic break at any time of year.

Tilly's: A converted barn, which has retained many of the original beams. Tilly’s Cottage is very spacious, benefiting from three double bedrooms and two bathrooms. The patio area at the rear looks towards the duck ponds and rolling countryside beyond. Look out for the hens and ducks as they patrol the grounds.

The local village of Witheridge is a short walk away, down our famous Devon lanes. Nearby, there are many such memorable walks to be had, exploring our immediate environs, the wildlife and abundant countryside beauty. Of course, we are in reach of many of Devon’s visitor attractions. There are lots of activities and places to visit in the area, and we have included a few here to get you started. We have many more ideas and details of things to do so when you arrive you won't be bored!

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Parc-Coed-Machen Country Cottages, St Brides-super-Ely, Cardiff, Glamorgan

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Parc-Coed-Machen Country Cottages, St Brides-super-Ely, Cardiff, Glamorgan

Parc-Coed-Machen Country Cottages are situated in the north east of the picturesque Vale of Glamorgan and is just six miles from Cardiff, the capital city of Wales. The holiday cottages are nestled within a working organic stock farm at St Brides-super-Ely which can offer country and woodland walks of interest with many species of wild and plant life not seen on more intensive farms. 

We have four two bedroomed cottages, and a house which has three bedrooms. The accommodation is within a courtyard of converted farm buildings, is well equipped, and has central heating for year round comfort. Two of the cottages offer facilities for disabled with assistance.

Many of the interesting features of Wales and the capital city Cardiff can easily be visited. A wide choice of galleries and museums, theatres and cinemas and The Museum of Welsh Life at St. Fagans as well as several well preserved castles are within easy reach. We are within a 15 minute drive of the Millennium Centre, the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff International Arena, Ikea, Techniquest and Cowbridge.

Within a 30 minute drive of the Celtic Manor Golf Resort, Brecon Beacons country Park, Cardiff Wales International Airport, the beaches of the Bristol Channel and the Rhondda Heritage centre. 

Plan your perfect trip in Great Britain! Whether you are staycationing or visiting from overseas, here at Around About Britain you will find the perfect accommodation for you. We provide a guide to all types of accommodation - From self catering, bed and breakfasts, guest houses, hotels and hostels.