Our top tips for a UK city break this autumn

Looking for a weekend away in one of the UK’s cities but not sure where to start?  Here are a few ideas Canterbury, Kent Travellers have been coming to Canterbury…



Renovation Story – Prides Cottage

Kate and her husband moved from London to Child Okeford near Blandford Forum when they found their perfect house.  The only problem being that this perfect house needed seriously updating.…


Wow, look at that garden

Have a peek at our gorgeous summer weekend deals

Our lovely large properties are now open for weekends throughout the summer, we have some amazing places to stay in, from grand country piles to sleek contemporary beach houses, live…



Searching for a cottage for the two of you?

So first things first, where do you want to go? Beautiful countryside Do you love the countryside, with it’s myriad of footpaths, criss crossing the countryside?…


Vitamin Sea with doors opening onto the sea

Fabulous sunshine has arrived

Finally got the summer clothes out (and the fake tan!) last weekend – the temperature this week has been amazing!  Summer has arrived with real gusto so time to get…



Lovely Lambing! Experience something new…

Farmers everywhere have been very busy, lambing season is here.. We’re so lucky in the UK countryside to see those little bouncy ball of wool hopping about or snuggling up…


Margate TC (sm)

Hip Margate, 4th in The Times list

The Times has named Margate as the 4th hippest place in the UK.  The article reported “Margate, with its Turner Contemporary gallery and revamped amusement park, Dreamland, has started something…



Easter fun on the Sussex coast – still time to book

Traditionally Easter seems to be full of daffodils, lambs skipping in the countryside, egg hunts around the garden and walks in the countryside.Let’s move the whole thing to the beach…



So what is this Danish word hygge all about?

I’ve been talking to a dear Danish friend of mine about this Danish word ‘hygge’ (pronounced hoo-ga), which translates into English as a sort of cosiness.  We are right into…


Such a fun holiday time

There is still time to book for Easter!

There’s still a few weeks to go before the lovely long  Easter weekend at the end of March, so plenty of time to book and luckily we have some great…