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Below are a selection of features in which The Limit has appeared. If you require any additional information on the property with a view to featuring in an editorial capacity, please contact Francesca Reed on +44 (0)1637 882049 or complete an image bank request
My return to work after the Easter Bank Holiday weekend was made somewhat sweeter on Friday when I was presented with the ultimate treat – a short break at The Limit in Holywell Bay! The Limit is a short 15 minute drive from our countryside offices and having previously only seen pictures of this quirky 1930’s home, I was really intrigued to see it in the flesh.
Small Cornish Cottages
Tiny Houses (German Blog) - March 2015
If you are planning your summer holidays in Cornwall, England we have complied a round up of the best luxury coastal cottages the county has to offer.
10 Of The Most Amazing Tiny Homes In The UK!
Buzzfeed - March 2015
Seduced by the allure of small space staycations? We have hand-picked 10 of the UK’s best tiny home stays which you can experience for yourself. From a rough luxe beach hut on the ocean’s edge to a plush Victorian inspired lake house; bijou living never looked so good!
Series 4, Episode 7
George Clarke´s Amazing Spaces - December 2014
George visits a spectacular treehouse in Scotland, a Doctor Who-inspired shed in Macclesfield and The Limit in Cornwall.
A Day at the Beach?
Weber Life Magazine - April 2014
Some great ideas to make your perfect summer holiday even better...
Spring has (nearly) sprung at Unique Home Stays
Here at Unique Home Stays we´re daring to glimpse beyond the rain and storms, and dreaming of the glorious British springtime.
Alternative UK Honeymoon Spots
Dotty Vintage Weddings Magazine - December 2013
We´ve been scouring the wedding world for some of the most unusual and fabulous luxury honeymoon spots in the UK...
Could you Make Tens of Thousands a Year From a Fancy Shed?
This is Money (Mail Onine) - November 2013
Does your dream holiday involve spending the night in someone else´s garden shed? While for many this may seem like a form of torture, if the answer is ´yes´, you are probably one of the growing number of holiday-makers on the look out for quirky bolt holes.
Mail Online - October 2013
Fancy spending a romantic week in a shed? Holidaymakers paying up to £2,000 a week to stay in perfect isolation in converted timber boltholes
It´s a bed in a (luxury) shed!
The Daily Mail - April 2013
A rundown shed that spent years covered in gorse and ivy has been transformed into an idyllic holiday shed that now rakes in £62,000 a year...
Luxury hut rents for £62,000 a year
AOL Money - April 2013
A ramshackle shed that spent years overgrown with gorse and ivy has been given a new lease of life as a luxury holiday let that earns its owners some £62,000 a year in rent.
Perfect Spring Getaways at The Limit
Luxury Lifestyles - March 2013
Whilst there are a number of worldwide destinations that may seem more appealing this time of year, the UK is blessed with some stunning natural coastline and when the sunny weather does arrive there’s no better place to enjoy the perfect spring getaway.
Small Holiday House Jewels
Tiny Houses (blog) - August 2012
Summer is not over yet. For all those who are still dreaming of your next holiday, we have tracked down a couple of neat little cottages in Cornwall, southwest England:
Explore - Dream - Discover
When was the last time you took a moment to gaze skyward at the wonderment of the night sky and the beauty of the vast blanket of twinkling stars above us?
Make the Most of Living on the Coast
Ideal Home Magazine - July 2012
Plenty of us like to be beside the seaside, but there are a few things to consider before making a permanent move there...
© Ideal Home magazine as featured in August 2012
Beach Hut Beauty in Cornwall...
Self Build & Design Magazine - July 2012
Steve and Rebecca Peck have restored a derelict beach hut on the north Cornish coast, building a contemporary new hut beside it to extend the living accommodation and create a quirky seaside holiday home.
Holywell´s The Limit
Wavelength Magazine - June 2012
Live the beach life at this unique cornish shack; the ultimate surf pad
Spending It...The Best Cornish Retreats
Moneyweek Magazine - May 2012
If you fancy a holiday closer to home this year, try one of these holiday rentals on the Cornish coast, selected by Laura Holt in The Independent.
10 Stylish Beach Houses in Cornwall
Conde Nast Traveller - May 2012
Wondering where to holiday at home this summer? Head to the south-west, says Emily Mathieson, and rent one of these 10 houses for a classic British beach break in style.
Cottage of the Week
Home Bunch (Canadian Interior Design) - May 2012
One of my favorites things about renting a beach cottage is the freedom it gives you. Owning a cottage is one of my dreams, but I must admit that I love the possibility of renting a different cottage every summer. You can choose different locations, different beaches and different decor...
How chic is your shed?
Set in breath-taking locations and with a style and charm all of their own, our bolthole properties may be small but there´s no denying their appeal.
Three of the Best: Beach Huts
The Observer - April 2012
A cut above your average seaside hut, these stylish cabins allow you to stay overnight and fall asleep and wake up to the sound of the waves on the shore. Sweet dreams…
The Big Six
The Independent (Traveller) - April 2012
This 1930s former beach hut is now a high spec modern hideaway for two...
Chic beside the seaside
Conde Nast Traveller - April 2012
Wondering where to holiday this summer? Head to the south-west, says Emily Mathieson, and rent one of these 10 houses for a classic British beach break in style.
Currently Loving: Dream Escapes and Tiny Places
Loving Living Small - April 2012
Although I am enjoying living on the east coast now, I do miss my west coast style, especially the ocean views. Nothing a plane ride to take care of that but in the meantime, I found a few awesome sites and blogs that curb my ocean wanderlust. One of my new faves is Unique Home Stays.
Romantic UK Hideaways
Sunday Times Travel - March 2012
Hidden from prying eyes, with room for just the two of you, these are the UK and Ireland’s most beguiling love nests. Treat yourselves...
The Great Spring Break
Meg Says (Meg Mathews blog) - March 2012
If you’re fed up of your own pad and are in need of a change of scenery (even for just a few days) Unique Home Stays provides the perfect solution
www.internationallifestylemagazine.com (USA) - February 2012
Unique Home Stays is a boutique company, based in the UK, offering exclusive accommodation in more than 140 luxury private homes around the world.
Useful Travel Guide- Villa Paradiso
Elle Decoration (Norway) - January 2012
We have found the most beautiful, exciting - and some
a little unusual- holiday homes on the rental market.
Unique Home Stays To Feature in New Primetime TV Documentary
Luxury accommodation provider Unique Home Stays is set to feature on the small screen after taking part in a brand new eight-part observational documentary series to be aired in January 2012; "Cornwall" with Caroline Quentin.
Top Quirky Holidays Around the UK
Diamond Insurance (email newsletter) - September 2011
Tucked away around the UK are hundreds of quirky holiday destinations just waiting to be discovered. If you´re looking for somewhere a bit different that doesn´t compromise on comfort then our guide will give you the lowdown.
Surf Girl magazine (Boardmasters issue!) - August 2011
Autumn’s a great time to go on a surf break in the UK and Ireland. We’ve selected some off-the-beaten-track places to whet your appetite for exploration here at home
Ride the buy-to-let wave!
The Daily Mail - July 2011
August is a month for wishful thinking. Outside the estate agents´ windows in attractive tourist towns around Britain, incomers in their shorts ogle properties, longing to make their summer getaway into something more permanent.
Britain´s Best Beaches
This Morning ITV - July 2011
The summer holidays are officially upon us. The kids have broken up and the sun has, well, occasionally got its hat on.
New Lease Of Life
Cornwall Today - July 2011
A tumbledown beach hut in Holywell Bay is restored to its former glory.
Could Your Shed Be Chic?!
Northfields Estate Agents - July 2011
Are you desperate to find top quality accommodation, intimate and luxurious hospitality, pristine homes oozing with character, excellent regional cuisine and comfortable bedrooms with all the trimmings, for your next getaway?
Grand Designs Magazine - June 2011
For many of us, buying or building from scratch our own home on the coast is a dream that seems far too difficult, or expensive to realise. But armed with lots of research and plenty of patience,it can be done – and it may not be as hard, time consuming or as costly as you think
The Perfect Ten Summer Villas
Square Meal Magazine - June 2011
Bored of hotels and prefer your own space? Jane Hayward presents her pick of hot properties to complement scorching weather in the UK, the Med and beyond
Shedlike holidays; Unique Home Stays
Shedworking, A Lifestyle Guide for Shedworkers - June 2011
Unique Home Stays have a variety of shedlike possibilities in the UK among their worldwide portfolio.
Travel- The UK´s Most Unusual Breaks
Star Magazine (Express) - June 2011
How you can stay near the stars...
Could Your Shed Be Chic?
The goldmine potential of creating a room for two...
New Properties Showcased
We are delighted to present to you the most recent additions to our unique exclusive portfolio
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