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Holiday reading: Follow in the footsteps of great Somerset novelists

Whether drawing inspiration from the rugged landscape of Exmoor or the beautiful architecture of the county’s period properties, Somerset has served as a dramatic backdrop to some of history’s most popular novels.

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Delectable Dorset – 10 reasons to book a Dorset holiday

With miles and miles of award-winning sandy beaches, half of the county designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and some of the best weather in the UK, Dorset is undoubtedly a fantastic place to visit.

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Join the party at Looe Music Festival – music mania, beach dancing and Looe loving

Looe Music Festival is back again this year for three days of superb live music in a beautiful setting on the stunning Cornish coast. With six weeks to go we’re bringing you the low-down on this eclectic weekender. So dust off your flip-flops and start practising your best air guitar moves – see you on the beach!

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Afternoon Tea Week: 10 Tempting Tea Rooms Near Our Cottages

To help you find that perfect Afternoon Tea, and to celebrate National Afternoon Tea Week, which takes place 14 – 20 August 2017, we’ve handpicked 10 tempting tea rooms close to our holiday cottages. So sit back with a cup of your favourite brew as we recommend the places that do best what Brits do best – tea and cake!

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Harry Potter – Magical places in England

With the official opening of the long-awaited eighth story in the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, just days away, we take a look at some of the magical places you can discover around the country.

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Best Waterside Dining – food with a view

Whether it’s a restaurant on the riverside, a pub by the canal or a pitstop on the beach, you can enjoy great waterside dining while you’re on a Staycation holiday. If you like your surroundings to be as appetising as your food, take a look at some of these best waterside dining recommendations from our cottage owners.

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The Garden of England – Our Top Six Green-Fingered Picks

It’s not without reason that Kent is known as the Garden of England. So, with the summer upon us and the borders groaning with blooms, we celebrate six of the best as part of the 2016 Year of the English Garden – all just a short drive (or even a long walk!) from our cluster of gorgeous Kentish cottages.

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Absolutely Fabulous Getaways – 10 perfect holiday cottages

It’s official, sweetie darling. The Absolutely Fabulous movie is a hit. So, in tribute to the show, we’ve taken a look at some of our absolutely fabulous getaways and given a nod to some of the great one-liners from the original series.

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Surprising Cotswolds Attractions: Tales of the Unexpected

From eccentric interiors and a slice of the Orient to the UK’s largest inland beach, take a break in one of our Cotswold holiday cottages and discover how things are not always as you might expect…

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12 Last Minute Summer Holiday Cottages for Families

Have you decided to book a last minute summer holiday but are unsure where to start looking? We’ve put together 12 wonderful holiday cottages in England that still have availability during the school summer holidays – some with fantastic last minute offers. Act quickly though, as they’re sure to be snapped up soon!

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