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Weekend Breaks

Thu, 16/09/2010 - 12:20
Submitted by gord

Now the summer holidays are over, it’s the perfect time for a relaxing short break. Why not take advantage of this quiet time of year and book a long weekend in one of these fantastic locations?

  • Starline Narrowboats
    Upton Upon Severn, Worcestershire
  • Cumbrian Cottages
    Cottages Throughout Windmere
  • Falcondale Mansion Hotel
    Lampeter, Ceredigion
  • Sally's Cottages
    Penrith, Cumbria
  • Brecon Beacon Holiday Cottages
    Brecon, Wales
  • Island Cottage Holidays
    Isle of Wight and isle of Purbeck
  • Long Ground Barn
    Kineton, Warwickshire
  • Canal Cruising Company
    Stone, Staffordshire
  • Ullswater Steamers
    Kendal, Cumbria
  • The Lundy Company
    Lundy Island, North devon

Starline Narrowboats

Join Starline Narrowboats for a weekend break and enjoy a wealth of cruising options along the canals and rivers from Gloucestershire, Worcestershire to Birmingham and beyond. Take in the historic and modern day attractions and the ever-changing miles of tranquil countryside. Quote ‘Countryfile’ to receive your exclusive 10 percent discount.

☎ 01684 592140

Cumbrian Cottages

Cumbrian Cottages has over 900 self catering properties throughout the Lake District and Cumbria, situated in all the most sought after locations – simply ideal for those cosy autumn breaks where you can escape to the countryside to enjoy the magnifi cent scenery and the changing season. Visit the website for details and to see other regions. www.cumbrian-cottages

☎ 01228 599960

Falcondale Mansion Hotel

The Falcondale is located in the heart of the Welsh countryside surrounded by valleys of infi nite shades of green. A dog friendly country house within 14 acres of its own grounds only 40 minutes from Cardigan Bay and the Cambrian Mountains. Visit the website for special packages and offers run throughout the year.

☎ 01570 422910

Sally’s Cottages

Sally’s Cottages offer a wide range of quality holiday cottages across the Lake District. With cottages for couples, families or large groups available, you can come and enjoy a break away from it all in this beautiful part of the country and relax in tranquility

☎ 017687 79445

Brecon Beacons Holiday Cottages & Farmhouses

Over 300 self-catering cottages in this wonderful unspoilt National Park. Pets welcome in the majority of the cottages. All in fantastic locations with direct access to mountain walking and with lakes, rivers and waterfalls nearby. Properties sleep 2 – 40. Open all year, short breaks available.

☎ 01874 676446

Island Cottage Holidays

Over 100 charming cottages in delightful rural and coastal locations near sandy beaches on the Isle of Wight and Isle of Purbeck, Dorset. Some cottages come with swimming pools. Sleeps 2 – 12 people. All graded by the tourist board 3 – 5 Stars. For full descriptions and photographs, see our brochure or view our website.

☎ 01929 481555

Long Ground Barn

Beautifully converted barn, situated in the middle of our working farm, with panoramic views from Edgehill to The Cotswolds. Three bedrooms all ensuite. Open plan kitchen/diner/sitting room. 20 minutes to Stratford upon Avon, Leamington Spa, Warwick, Banbury & The Cotswolds. Dogs by arrangement. Five star Gold award.

☎ 01926 641829

Canal Cruising Co LTD

Consider a canal boat holiday for beginners or experienced boaters. Enjoy rolling hillsides, picturesque valleys, meandering canals, open countryside, fresh air and friendly neighbours. Canal Cruising have modern boats with the comforts of home under one roof. Expert and friendly tuition prior to departure.

☎ 01785 813982

Ullswater Steamers

Lake Cruises that connect some of the most famous and spectacular walks in the Lake District. From the mighty peaks of Helvellyn to the rounded hill of Dunmallard, routes to suit all abilities. Discover a valley whose ancient fells and woodlands provide habitats for rare species such as red deer, red squirrels and barnacle geese.

☎ 017684 82229

The Lundy Company

Why not take a winter break by helicopter to Lundy Island? The helicopter fl ies on Mondays and Fridays from Hartland Point near Bideford. Lundy offers 23 self-catering cosy and warm individual properties – a unique destination and perfect place to relax and unwind. For more information visit:

☎ 01271 863636

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