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Haddy's Hut

Oaker Farm, Off Edale Road, Hope, Hope

Haddy's Hut, Oaker Farm, Hope, Derbyshire

This contemporary take on an 1800's style shepherds hut is a far cry from what a weary worker could expect in the 19th century. Haddy's Hut offers boutique, spacious accommodation for 2 in the Derbyshire countryside, and has been planned and designed... more

  • Hope Valley bird watching, wildlife watching, Bird Watchers Club, Nature Trails

Forest Holidays, Cropton

Cropton, Pickering

Forest Holidays, Cropton, Cropton, Pickering, North Yorkshire

Situated in a glorious woodland meadow, deep in the heart of Cropton Forest, Forest Holidays' Cropton cabins make an ideal base for adventures, exploring or simply relaxing. The North York Moors are on your cabin doorstep and the coast, is only half... more

  • Woodland wildlife

Mayfield

West Grafton, Marlborough

Mayfield, West Grafton, Marlborough, Wiltshire

Mayfield holiday rental, which we call Mayflower, is a contemporary open-plan hideaway for two. It stands in the grounds of our 15th Century thatched house where we run a Bed and Breakfast. The grounds are very private and are situated down a no... more

  • Wildlife and Bird Watching

Garden Room Cottage

Dallington

Garden Room Cottage, Dallington, East Sussex

The Garden Room is a beautifully renovated cottage set in the grounds of Stream Farm, a stunning Grade II listed hall with a history stretching to the 14th century, and beautifully set in its own grounds of pasture and woodland. With a well tended... more

  • Seven Sisters Country Park

Banes Cottage at Hindringham Hall

blacksmiths Lane, Hindringham

Banes Cottage at Hindringham Hall, blacksmiths Lane, Hindringham, North Norfolk

Charming traditional brick and flint cottage within its own unfenced garden and within the beautiful grounds of Hindringham Hall. 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on 1st floor and a very well equipped kitchen. Banes is the ideal base from which to visit... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching Cley is the nearest reserve- a 10 minute drive

Forest Holidays, Deerpark

Deerpark, Liskeard

Forest Holidays, Deerpark, Deerpark, Liskeard, Cornwall

Far from the madding crowd, Forest Holidays' cabins in Deerpark, Cornwall occupy an idyllic setting deep in the forest. Most are on the edge of an ancient millpond, other are set on the valley amongst towering pines offering incredible views. The... more

  • Amazing Animals- pond and stream dipping, Newquay Zoo, The Monkey Sanctuary, Cornwall Birdwatching, Go Ape,

Knoydart Hide

Inverie Knoydart, Mallaig

Knoydart Hide, Inverie Knoydart, Mallaig, Highland

Stunning remote luxury accommodation for couples in a romantic and secluded woodland setting with infra red sauna and hot tub overlooking Loch Nevis. Knoydart Hide is accessible by fast water taxi; very special, very different, a very private escape... more

  • Tracking otters, Whale watching, Hill climbing three munros on our doorstep

Craster Tower Apartment

Craster, Alnwick

Craster Tower Apartment, Craster, Alnwick, Northumberland

Craster Tower Apartment offers luxury self-catering accommodation for those looking to enjoy the character of the Northumbrian coastline. A Grade II*-listed country house with attractive grounds, Craster Tower Apartments have stylish interiors that... more

  • Birdwatching

Millsyde

Hendersyde Farm Cottages, Hendersyde Farm, Kelso

Millsyde, Hendersyde Farm Cottages, Kelso, Scottish Borders

First impressions of Millsyde take some beating. As the car rolls down the sweeping drive to the pergola-covered ‘sitooterie' (perfect for catching some sun!), birdsong fills the air, views look across the fields to the woods and Eden Water. Close to... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching from the cliffs tops at St Abbs, to The Farne Islands and over the rolling farmland up into the hills

Stank House Farm

Bolton Abbey Estate, Skipton

Stank House Farm, Bolton Abbey Estate, Skipton, North Yorkshire

Stank House Farm is a traditional stone built farm house which has been exquisitely renovated to the highest standard, retaining and enhancing many of the original features. The house sleeps six guests in two large double and one large twin-bedded... more

  • Wildlife & bird watching

Mulberry Cottage

14 High Street, Blakeney, Holt

Mulberry Cottage, 14 High Street, Holt, Norfolk

Mulberry Cottage is a one-bedroom self-catering house in Norfolk that offers complete privacy and freedom over your holiday or romantic getaway, situated on the quayside close to ocean pursuits and sandy beaches. This elegantly furnished interior is... more

  • Seal trips from Blakeney Point

Field House Farm Cottages

Jewison Lane, Sewerby, Bridlington

Field House Farm Cottages, Jewison Lane, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire

Field House Farm Cottages offer seven luxury self-catering holiday cottages situated on our working farm, but only two miles from some of the most spectacular coastal scenery in the British Isles. All cottages are rated either 5 or 4 Star Gold.... more

  • Wildlife & bird watching

The Old Shippon

Dunsdon Farm, Pancrasweek, Holsworthy

The Old Shippon, Dunsdon Farm, Holsworthy, Devon

With its 54-acre farmland and Dunsdon National Nature Reserve providing the backdrop, The Old Shippon at Dunsdon Farm is a pretty stone cottage made for indulgent Devon family (and pet-friendly) getaways. After a restoration project in 2011,... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching at Dunsdon National Nature Reserve

Blacksheep House

Carminish, Isle of Harris

Blacksheep House, Carminish, Isle of Harris, Western Isles (Eilean Siar)

Blacksheep House is a luxury self-catering house on the Isle of Harris for four people that was winner of the Grand Designs Home of the Year Award in 2008. Previously a traditional Hebridean Blackhouse, Blacksheep House was expertly refurbished to... more

  • Wildlife & bird watching

Granary Cottage & The Stables Cottage

The Granary, Cross lane, Snainton, Scarborough

Granary Cottage & The Stables Cottage, The Granary, Scarborough, North Yorkshire

Breathe in the fresh country air and head to the warm confines of The Granary or Stables cottages, both are two-bedroom cottages near the picturesque village of Snainton, which lies halfway between Pickering and Scarborough, with views stretching out... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching varied wildlife in the garden and surrounding trees.

Tregerrin Barns

Padstow

Tregerrin Barns, Padstow, Cornwall

Tregerrin Barns, located on the north coast of Cornwall, consists of two self-catering properties that are ideal for family holidays; with the Barn sleeping up to nine people and the Lynhay sleeping six. Service users can relax in stylish interiors... more

  • Bird watching

Weiroch Lodge

Weiroch, Marypark, Ballindalloch

Weiroch Lodge, Weiroch, Ballindalloch, Highland

Weiroch Lodge is an 18th-Century mill conversion, set in a spectacular spot in the heart of Speyside, which comes wrapped up in all the romantic ideals the great Scottish Highlands so famously promises. With enough awe-inspiring vistas of rugged... more

  • Organised Wildlife an Bird Watching Landrover tours in the Cairngorms

Lawford Lodge

Dykebrae Farm, Bonnybridge

Lawford Lodge, Dykebrae Farm, Bonnybridge, Falkirk

Lawford Lodge is a homely and spacious self-catering property near Bonnybridge, offering scenic surroundings and a relaxing atmosphere, located on a working dairy farm. Those who love Scotland's landscapes, walks and wildlife will find much to... more

  • Blair Drummond safari park, Edinbrugh Zoo

Penhayl

Morreps, Wharf Road, Lelant, St Ives

Penhayl, Morreps, St Ives, Cornwall

Penhayl, 2 miles from St Ives town centre, in a stunning quiet location looking out over the Hayle Estuary, adjacent to West Cornwall Golf Club and the SW Coast Path, attracts golfers, birdwatchers, walkers and artists year round. With its large... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching - this is an important area for Bird watching Sept - April

Forest Holidays, Thorpe Forest

Forest Holidays, Shadwell, Thetford

Forest Holidays, Thorpe Forest, Forest Holidays, Thetford, Norfolk

Thorpe Forest lies in woodland on the banks of the River Thet, close to where the Norfolk and Suffolk borders meet. Here you can escape to a luxury cabin and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of a leafy setting with riverside walks. Choose to stay... more

  • Woodland on your doorstep, further afield is Banham Zoo, Norfolk Broads

Doonbank Cottage

Glenalla Crescent, Alloway, Ayr

Doonbank Cottage, Glenalla Crescent, Ayr, Ayrshire

Doonbank Cottage is a beautiful, quiet and peaceful, thatched self catering holiday property set within four and a half acres of its own secluded private woodland, perfect for a self catering family break, nature, fishing, walking, painting or... more

  • Bird watching

Fynn Valley Holidays

Fynn Valley Golf Club, Witnesham, Ipswich

Fynn Valley Holidays, Fynn Valley Golf Club, Ipswich, Suffolk

Quench your love for the outdoors at Fynn Valley Holidays, a trio of superb, 5 star self-catering lodges in a picturesque corner of Suffolk, which provide all the trappings of a luxury country stay. Take your pick of three properties, Cornflower... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching - right from the window of your lodge

Castle Keep

West Street, Polruan, Fowey

Castle Keep, West Street, Fowey, Cornwall

Castle Keep sits proud in a spectacular Waters Edge position guarding the mouth of the Fowey Estuary. Accommodating 8 people very comfortably over 3 floors; it has 4 large double ensuite bedrooms 3 of which boast direct views of the Sea, balconies... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching - on the doorstep!

Yarner House

Haytor Road, Newton Abbot, Bovey Tracey

Yarner House, Haytor Road, Bovey Tracey, Devon

Welcome to Yarner House, a recently renovated Scandinavian inspired luxury hide away. Located at the foot of Haytor Rocks on Dartmoor this stunning 17th century Tudor manor house offers a unique and atmospheric experience. The beautiful views... more

  • Plants to look at whatever the season and the wildlife is bountiful

Stearn Cottage

Stowlangtoft Estate, Bury St Edmunds

Stearn Cottage, Stowlangtoft Estate, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Stearn Cottage is steeped in history, situated within the stable courtyard of the Stowlangtoft Estate. The Beautifully renovated building still contained some of its original features including the beautiful shuttered doors. Through these doors... more

  • Wildlife Trust, Bird watching, Benacre Broad, Blyth Estuary, Dunwich Heath, Havergate Island, Lackford Wildfowl Reserve, Lakenheath Fen, Landguard, Minsmere, North Warren, Orford Ness, Sizewell Belts, Trimley Marshes

Old Causeway Bakery Cottage

Old Causeway Bakery, The Causeway, Hazelbury Bryan, Sturminster Newton

Old Causeway Bakery Cottage, Old Causeway Bakery, Sturminster Newton, Dorset

Old Causeway Bakery Cottage is a welcoming, comfortable and cosy one bedroom character cottage attached to the owner's house. The cottage has it's own front door and private patio with full use of the garden. Short breaks are available all year. ... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching can be arranged

The Apartment

Castle Hills House, Berwick-upon-Tweed

The Apartment, Castle Hills House, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland

The Apartment of Castle Hills House, in Berwick, allows visitors to this historic location to enjoy the freedom of their own self catering accommodation. The Castle Hills estate is known to be built in the ruins of Berwick Castle and situated in... more

  • Wildlife & bird watching

Apple Barn

Saltham House, Saltham Lane, Runcton, Chichester

Apple Barn, Saltham House, Chichester, West Sussex

Apple Barn is ideally situated for the historic city of Chichester, Wittering beaches, Goodwood and much more. Set in open farmland near the quiet village of Runcton the barn offers a peaceful retreat and a perfect base for exploring the surrounding... more

  • Pagham Harbour Nature Reserve

Garden Cottage

Uplands, Victoria Road, Aldeburgh

Garden Cottage, Uplands, Aldeburgh, Suffolk

Tucked in the grounds of Uplands Hotel in Aldeburgh, Suffolk, sits the romantic hideaway Garden Cottage, a cosy abode for two with the fresh scent of the sea in the air. Secluded from prying eyes, make this single storey self-catering property your... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching at renowned sites including nearby RSPB Minsmere.

Lower Grimpstonleigh

Near Kingsbridge

Lower Grimpstonleigh, Near Kingsbridge

Lower Grimpstonleigh's three luxury stone barns, set in 13 acres of charming cider orchards,gardens, woodlands and fields serve as the ultimate rural retreat, whether you're partial to a bit of cider or not. Stay at either Top Barn (with woodburner)... more

  • Bird Watching

Innis-a-Chro Croft Cottages

2 Innis-a-Chro, Inverinate, Kyle of Lochalsh

Innis-a-Chro Croft Cottages, 2 Innis-a-Chro, Kyle of Lochalsh, Highland

Innis-a-Chro Croft is the perfect escape from modern life. These exclusive cottages are positioned at the head of Strath Croe, surrounded by two rivers and accessed only via a bridge, giving guests the seclusion and escape that is so hard to find in... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching/ reading/ audio visual system

The Bellflower Twyford

Horsted Keynes, haywards heath, Horsted Keynes

The Bellflower Twyford, Horsted Keynes, Horsted Keynes, West Sussex

The Bellflower Cottage was built around 1630 and still retains much of it is original features. In 2016 the cottage undertook a major restoration to allow its authentic charm to shine through into the 21st century. It has 3 bedrooms sleeping 6 and... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching inthe woods

Langness Lighthouse Cottages

Langness Road, Castletown, Isle of Man

Langness Lighthouse Cottages, Langness Road, Isle of Man, Isle of Man

Langness Lighthouse Cottages are situated at the Langness lighthouse on Langness peninsula on the Isle of Man. They offer the highest quality self-catering accommodation and the most breathtaking scenery. Perched at the end of the peninsula you can... more

  • Passing basking sharkes, whales, dolphins, porpoises and seals

Bridge Pool Cottage

Tresarrett, Blisland, Bodmin

Bridge Pool Cottage, Tresarrett, Bodmin, Cornwall

Bridge Pool Cottage is a self-catering accommodation with delightful surroundings and an alluring character that strikes visitors of older times, while being fully furnished and equipped for modern living standards. Some of the cottage's pleasing... more

  • Wildlife and bird watching

Houndapitt Farm Cottages

Houndapitt Farm Cottages, Sandymouth Bay, Stibb, Bude

Houndapitt Farm Cottages, Houndapitt Farm Cottages, Bude, Cornwall

At Houndapitt Cottages you will be assured of a warm welcome. Houndapitt Cottages are located on the North Cornish Coast in an area of outstanding national beauty. The accommodation is set just a mile from the sea, with coastal & countryside views.... more

  • We constantly have a plethora of birds and wildlife at Houndapitt

Glen Tanar Cottages

Glen Tanar Estate, Aboyne

Glen Tanar Cottages, Glen Tanar Estate, Aboyne, Aberdeenshire

Escape the everyday with a stay at Glen Tanar. Our cottages offer a luxurious home-from-home that is perfect for a relaxing holiday. Around an hour's drive from Aberdeen Glen Tanar is a 25,000 acre estate in Royal Deeside, at the eastern edge of the... more

  • Wildlife and Bird Watching

Rose Briar

Rose Briar, Burcombe Road, Chalford Hill, Stroud

Rose Briar, Rose Briar, Stroud, Gloucestershire

Welcome to Rose Briar, where a beautiful home awaits you with every luxury and comfort possible. Located 4.5 miles from the town of Stroud and approx. 7 miles from Cirencester Rose Briar is a luxury bungalow, offering a range of accommodation. There... more

  • You can do this from the comfort of your armchair in the conservatory

The Hope Scott Wing

The Abbotsford Trust, Abbotsford, Melrose

The Hope Scott Wing, The Abbotsford Trust, Melrose, Scottish Borders

Follow in the footsteps of distinguished historical figures such as Queen Victoria and Charles Dickens and take a sojourn at the newly restored Hope Scott Wing, part of a baronial residence on the Scottish Borders Sir Walter Scott called home. The... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching tours can be arranged

Jasmine Cottage

Blaize Cottages, Church Street, Lavenham

Jasmine Cottage, Blaize Cottages, Lavenham, Suffolk

Jasmine cottage boasts a stunning location set in the heart of the picturesque village of Lavenham. It is the latest addition to a collection of three luxury holiday cottages within walking distance of one another, and Jasmine cottage was completed... more

  • Wildlife and bird watching

Belstane Cabins

Belstane Cottage, Leyden Road, Kirknewton

Belstane Cabins, Belstane Cottage, Kirknewton, West Lothian

Belstane Log Cabin is a modern timber-built self-catering holiday cottage. Small but perfectly formed it is set on its own in 14 acres of tree-fringed fields on the edge of the Pentland Regional Park. Deeply rural yet only a dozen or so miles from... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching - many resident species of birds and mammals

Clan Donald Skye

Armadale, Isle of Skye

Clan Donald Skye, Armadale, Isle of Skye, Highland

Clan Donald Skye has a number of lodges available for self-catering holidays, in a scenic Isle of Skye location. Set amongst woodland walks and sizable gardens, the Clan Donald Skye lodge will prove a satisfying stay for those who enjoy landscapes,... more

  • Wildlife watching

Meadowview Cottage

Trelash Farm, Warbstow, Launceston

Meadowview Cottage, Trelash Farm, Launceston, Cornwall

Meadowview Cottage is set in 30 acres of beautiful countryside in the quintessentially North Cornwall hamlet of Trelash. This cottage provides a tranquil retreat for families or groups of friends wishing to explore all that this area has to offer.... more

  • Countryside Hawking, Otter Park

Hill Farm Barn

Hill Farm, Carpenters Road, Brading

Hill Farm Barn, Hill Farm, Brading, Isle of Wight

Hill Farm is an intimate Isle of Wight self-catering stay for between four and nine people, depending upon sleeping arrangements for children, where guests can enjoy their own private garden area and panoramic views of of Isle's countryside. The farm... more

  • RSPB Nature Reserve

Ardfenaig House

Ardfenaig, By Bunessan, Isle of Mull

Ardfenaig House, Ardfenaig, Isle of Mull, Argyll & Bute

Ardfenaig Lodge, a traditional stone building, has been renovated and extended as a 5 star self catering cottage. Situated along the banks of Loch Caol, the Lodge has a large deck with picnic table for al fresco dining and outdoor seating where... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching from the sunroom and deck

The Manor House Stables

Timberland Road, Martin, Lincoln

The Manor House Stables, Timberland Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire

Tucked away in Lincolnshire’s rolling countryside, where historical landmarks dot the landscape and spectacular sights and leisure activities are sure to lure you outdoors, is a lovely retreat to rest and recharge. The owners of Manor House Stables... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching - in garden and locally

Candlelight Cottage

Off Church Lane, Litton, Buxton

Candlelight Cottage, Off Church Lane, Buxton, Derbyshire

Candlelight Cottage is a Peak District self-catering option that has a 5 Star Gold rating and is suitable for four people. The pleasant village of Litton is nearby and nature and wildlife lovers will be excited to be located in one of England's most... more

  • Wildlife & Bird Watching all around and in nearby sites of special scientific interest

Aish Cross Holiday Cottages

Aish, Stoke Gabriel, Totnes

Aish Cross Holiday Cottages, Aish, Totnes, Devon

Aish Cross Holiday Cottages are situated a short drive from Totnes, ideal for those looking to experience the character of this picturesque county, including the many watersports on offer, together with the famous Dartmoor. There is the choice of... more

  • Wildlife & bird watching

The Wash House

High Street, Blakeney

The Wash House, High Street, Blakeney, Norfolk

The Wash House is an elegantly furnished self-catering holiday home in Blakeney, Norfolk, for two or three people, with features such as a king-sized bed, underfloor heating, a luxury fitted kitchen and walnut furniture to make stays satisfying and... more

  • Seal trips, bird watching

Green Barn Cottages

The Green, Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen

Green Barn Cottages, The Green, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

Set in the Westmorland Dales, part of the recently extended Yorkshire Dales National Park. Nestling in the unspoilt Howgills, but only a few miles from the M6 and the Lake District, Green Barn Cottages are three very special cottages in a conversion... more

  • Bird & wildlife watching, Red Squirrels come to feed

Tangaer Cottage

Cellan, Lampeter

Tangaer Cottage, Cellan, Lampeter, Ceredigion

Tangaer Cottage is a five-star cottage with three bedrooms in an attractive mid-Wales location, complete with comfortable furnishings, useful living equipment and entertainments for visitors to make the most of their time here while exploring the... more

  • Bird watching

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