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Ireland´s 50 Best Places to Stay 2020

Ireland´s 50 Best Places to Stay 2020

Irish Independent

From hip hotels to cool campsites, self-catering stunners to glamping escapes, the Irish Independent looks at the best places to stay in 2020.

Properties featured in this article: Lost Cottage, Skyros

Sea Change

Sea Change

Country Homes & Interiors

Chasing a dream to live by the sea, Country Homes & Interiors takes a look at how one couple has made that dream a reality.

Properties featured in this article: The Brandy Thief

Irish Self-Catering Boltholes

Irish Self-Catering Boltholes

Image Interiors

Blending authentic mid-century finds with contemporary comfort and restorative nature, Image Interiors choose Walden Lakehouse as a top choice to book this summer.

Properties featured in this article: Walden Lakehouse

Castles on the Sand

Castles on the Sand

The Telegraph

In search of Britain´s most stylish beach houses, The Telegraph have scoured the country to find the perfect coastal antidote to lockdown life, including Seren Mor, The Signal Station and The Beach Hut.

Properties featured in this article: The Beach Hut, Seren Mor, The Signal Station

Secret Shores

Secret Shores

Vogue

Set your hearts on a secluded getaway close to home? Filly Island and The Hide are a part of Vogue´s discovery into Britain´s best honeymoon hideaways.

Properties featured in this article: Filly Island, The Hide

The Traveller Edit

The Traveller Edit

Conde Nast Traveller

Featuring Supernova, the editors of Condé Nast Traveller share the trips they have been longing to take post-lockdown.

Properties featured in this article: Supernova

Old House, New Look

Old House, New Look

Living Etc.

The elegant Butterfly House has been lovingly restored, fusing original period features with contemporary interiors.

Properties featured in this article: Butterfly House

Rustic-Luxe Lodge

Rustic-Luxe Lodge

Homes & Gardens

Sensitively renovated and bursting with character, Homes & Garden explore how Fawn Wood fuses traditional style with luxury comforts.

Properties featured in this article: Fawn Wood

Dreamy Cottages with Pools

Dreamy Cottages with Pools

Time Out Magazine

With many opting to stay close to home this summer, Time Out takes a look at UK-based self-catering stays with pools, featuring North Rock Beach House and Linea.

Properties featured in this article: North Rock Beach House, Linea

Romantic Mini-Moon Hideaways

Romantic Mini-Moon Hideaways

The Telegraph

With many weddings and honeymoons on hold, The Telegraph looks at the most heavenly places to spend a mini-moon on home turf, including The Beach Hut.

Properties featured in this article: The Beach Hut

Staycation-Worthy Architecture

Staycation-Worthy Architecture

The Spaces

As overseas holidays hang in the balance, The Spaces scours the UK in search of the most architecturally pleasing staycation worthy homes, including Seren Mor.

Properties featured in this article: Seren Mor

The Best of Both Worlds

The Best of Both Worlds

Period Living

Speaking with the owners, Period Living explores how a tumbledown outbuilding was transformed into the charming country hideaway, Tangle Belle.

Properties featured in this article: Tangle Belle

A home with a history

A home with a history

House Beautiful

Sitting on the picturesque edge of Winnie-the-Pooh´s Ashdown Forest, House Beautiful tours historic former granary, Fawn Wood.

Properties featured in this article: Fawn Wood

The perfect staycation for 2021

The perfect staycation for 2021

Country Living

Country Living explore Castle Trinity, the breathtaking castle set in the deep folds of Yorkshire, perfect for a 2021 staycation.

Properties featured in this article: Castle Trinity

Design project: A strikingly playful, modern country home in Petworth, West Sussex

Design project: A strikingly playful, modern country home in Petworth, West Sussex

Living Etc.

The brick exterior conceals the calm, contemporary haven within; this is the new English country house. Livingetc shares the story behind the design and architecture of modern retreat Cadence.

Properties featured in this article: Cadence

Plan now, go later: Britain’s best coastal hideaways

Plan now, go later: Britain’s best coastal hideaways

The Times

From island lighthouses and design pads to quaint thatched cottages and family beach houses; The Times rounds-up Britain’s best seaside hideouts, including modern retreat Linea in Devon.

Properties featured in this article: Linea

Plan now, go later: Great group stays in the UK

Plan now, go later: Great group stays in the UK

The Times

Book a castle in Northern Ireland or a converted Devon corn mill for your next big getaway. The Times shares the UK´s greatest group stays, including West Sussex country house, Ariabelle.

Properties featured in this article: Ariabelle

The Best Places to Stay in Cornwall

The Best Places to Stay in Cornwall

The Times

From a chic hotel in St Ives to the coolest spot in Padstow, The Times kick off a series on the best British holidays.

Properties featured in this article: The Beach Hut

The Vogue Edit

The Vogue Edit

Vogue

Features Editor, Olivia Marks takes a look at what Vogue is loving this week.

Properties featured in this article: Ammonite

Peak Power

Peak Power

The Sunday Times

A secluded Lake District holiday home is the surprising setting for a Tesla experiment in green technology.

Properties featured in this article: Aquila

The Cosiest Log Cabins in the UK

The Cosiest Log Cabins in the UK

Conde Nast Traveller

From award-winning structures of wood and glass on the grounds of a West Sussex estate to a remote retreat in Cumbria, these are Conde Nast Traveller´s favourite log cabins in the UK.

Properties featured in this article: Atlanta, Ammonite

30 Epic Family Escapes

30 Epic Family Escapes

The Times

Hole up in Devon, cruise the Med, take a California road trip or go on safari in South Africa. The Times looks at the best multigenerational trips.

Properties featured in this article: Ever After

Just the Two of us

Just the Two of us

Lonely Planet

Featuring Dragonwood Boathouse, Lonely Planet round-up the most romantic boltholes across the globe.

Properties featured in this article: Dragonwood Boat House

Stunning Clifftop Cabin

Stunning Clifftop Cabin

Lonely Planet

If it´s a luxury self-catering retreat you crave; you won´t find a location more cliffside than Orlagh.

Properties featured in this article: Orlagh

The Best British Party Houses

The Best British Party Houses

The Telegraph

Featuring Rhapsody, The Telegraph rounds up the best party houses that Britain has to offer.

Properties featured in this article: Rhapsody

Idyllic Holiday Cottages to Rent for a UK Break

Idyllic Holiday Cottages to Rent for a UK Break

House & Garden

Featuring a variety of Unique Homestays properties, House & Garden have picked their favourite ´Holiday´ cottage lookalikes to rent.

Properties featured in this article: Faerie Door Cottage, Sweetpea Cottage, Apifera

The Best Places for a Weekend Away

The Best Places for a Weekend Away

Red Online

Featuring The Find, Red takes a look at the UK´s best properties for getaways with your friends in tow.

Properties featured in this article: The Find

Last-Minute Christmas Holidays in 2019

Last-Minute Christmas Holidays in 2019

The Times

Featuring Walden Lakehouse, The Times take a look at the best festive getaways that still have availability.

Properties featured in this article: Walden Lakehouse

Wild Nights: Where to Stay in the Woods

Wild Nights: Where to Stay in the Woods

The Times

From cool cabins to cosy huts, featuring Little Eden and Damselfly, Richard Mellor picks the UK´s best places to wake up among the trees.

Properties featured in this article: Little Eden, Damselfly

House Proud

House Proud

The Telegraph

The Telegraph speak to The Find owner, Richard Found, about how he created his serene contemporary retreat.

Properties featured in this article: The Find

Britain´s Most Extraordinary Homes

Britain´s Most Extraordinary Homes

The Telegraph

The Telegraph speak to The Find owner Richard Found about how he created his serene contemporary retreat.

Properties featured in this article: The Find

In The Country

In The Country

You & Your Wedding

A weekend-long celebration combining luxury and simplicity to create stunning natural harmony is how You & Your Wedding magazine describes ceremonies at Scarlet Hall.

Properties featured in this article: Weddings at Scarlet Hall

The Best Holiday Home Rental Companies in the UK

The Best Holiday Home Rental Companies in the UK

House & Garden

The UK is a wonderful place for a holiday, with sandy beaches, rugged landscapes, hiking trails and cosy pubs galore. Featuring Unique Home Stays, House & Garden have selected their favourite holiday home rental companies in the UK.

Rural Restoration

Rural Restoration

25 Beautiful Homes

After a decade-long property search, Jo and Chris Ogden took on the renovation of a neglected 17th-century farmhouse, resulting in the luxury Whimplestone.

Properties featured in this article: Whimplestone

Homes for Garden Lovers

Homes for Garden Lovers

House & Garden

House & Garden have scoured their favourite property rental companies to curate a list of alluring homes that flaunt rolling lawns, wildflower meadows, orchards and azure pools, all with charming, stylish interiors to boot.

Properties featured in this article: Guinevere, Midsummer Wood, Felicity Park, Rhapsody

House Tracks

House Tracks

Conde Nast Traveller

Rental properties have evolved in recent decades from cutesy cottages with lots of pine to remote shepherd´s huts and converted windmills. Here are Britain´s best places to hire for a summer staycation.

Properties featured in this article: Seren Mor

Gone to the Beach

Gone to the Beach

Lonely Planet

Following a visit from Lonely Planet writer, Amanda Canning, she states that she is confident that no 1930´s bungalow has ever been as stylishly remodelled as Ammonite, a holiday home squirrelled away down a bumpy track near Rye on the south coast.

Properties featured in this article: Ammonite

Maritime Luxury

Maritime Luxury

Elle Decoration (Germany)

Originally built in 1872, The Signal Station has become one of the most unique and secluded self-catering homes in the United Kingdom.

Properties featured in this article: The Signal Station

Castle-Chic at Home

Castle-Chic at Home

Elle Decoration (Germany)

Located within walking distance of Weston-super-Mare beach, Thornemead Castle is a 240 year old gothic home bursting with treasures and antiques.

Properties featured in this article: Thornemead Castle

Alone With Nature

Alone With Nature

Elle Decoration (Germany)

The Edge is enthroned high above Whitsand Bay with dizzying views over the sea and coastline.

Properties featured in this article: The Edge

Seven Castles to Rent in the UK

Seven Castles to Rent in the UK

Country Living

Inspired by Country Living´s #CastleWeek, here are seven castles that need to be booked this year, featuring Castle Trinity in West Yorkshire.

Properties featured in this article: Castle Trinity

Grand Designs: The Hip UK Houses to Book

Grand Designs: The Hip UK Houses to Book

The Times

Take a break in a house owned by an architect or interior designer. Featuring Pearl´s Place, The Times take a look some of the UK´s best homes owned by designers which are available for hire.

Properties featured in this article: Pearl´s Place

50 Best Holiday Homes in the UK

50 Best Holiday Homes in the UK

The Times

Including The Hide, Aphrodite and The Signal Station, The Times takes a look at the best places to book now for the summer.

Properties featured in this article: Aphrodite, The Hide, The Signal Station

A Month on the Road With My Newborn

A Month on the Road With My Newborn

Conde Nast Traveller

Jo Rogers enjoys a month of parental leave with her husband and new born son in the Cotswolds, including a weekend at Atticus – a luxury converted courthouse in the heart of Burford.

Properties featured in this article: Atticus

Cabins and Cottages: Bolt Holes for Two

Cabins and Cottages: Bolt Holes for Two

The Times

Featuring the Unique Home Stays properties Wishbone and Little Scarlet, The Times highlights the 20 best bolt holes for two.

Properties featured in this article: Little Scarlet, Wishbone

Seven Beautiful Cottages to Rent in the UK

Seven Beautiful Cottages to Rent in the UK

Country Living

Inspired by Country Living´s #CottageWeek, here are seven cottages in order of how popular they were on Instagram. Little Eden, located in the Scottish Highlands and available through Unique Home Stays came out on top.

Properties featured in this article: Little Eden

A Month in the Country

A Month in the Country

Country Living

Whether you head north on the South West Coast Path towards Mawgan Porth or south to Fistral Beach, you’ll be rewarded with panoramic views far across the Atlantic. Return to Somerby for an open fire and a glass of local fizz.

Properties featured in this article: Somerby

Home Front: Moving On

Home Front: Moving On

The Sunday Times

A Cotswold haven of honey-coloured stone, chandeliers, antiques and tasteful interiors, The Flower Press looks good enough for royalty.

Properties featured in this article: The Flower Press

A Tower of Strength

A Tower of Strength

Country Living

Paper and plaster have been peeled back at The Stack, a luxury self-catering former engine house in Cornwall, to reveal echoes of its industrial past.

Properties featured in this article: The Stack

Luxury Queenslander Style Cottage

Luxury Queenslander Style Cottage

Good Homes

Set in a quaint Cornish hamlet, Sarah Stanley’s bespoke two-bedroom cabin, The Cotton Tree, provides an oasis of calm with an Antipodean feel.

Properties featured in this article: The Cotton Tree

Great British Drives: The Spectacular Welsh Borders

Great British Drives: The Spectacular Welsh Borders

The Telegraph

Jeremy Taylor travels along the Welsh borders, whilst stopping off at the 17th Century cottage-style farmhouse, Alchemy Hill.

Properties featured in this article: Alchemy Hill

Island Weekends

Island Weekends

Lonely Planet

From bustling cities to otherwise unpopulated escapes, circumscribed pieces of land can offer boundless rewards. Cut off from their surroundings, islands appeal because of their leisurely pace and it doesn’t get much slower than on Filly Island.

Properties featured in this article: Filly Island

Life on a Cliff Edge: Cornwall’s Coolest Coastal Holiday Let

Life on a Cliff Edge: Cornwall’s Coolest Coastal Holiday Let

The Sunday Times

A former signal station on Cornwall’s southernmost tip is now a bolthole with dazzling views.

Properties featured in this article: The Signal Station

Country Houses & Castles

Country Houses & Castles

You & Your Wedding

What could be lovelier than a whole wedding weekend of celebrations? Many country houses and castles operate on an exclusive-use basis, meaning the whole place is entirely for you and your guests for the duration.

Properties featured in this article: Weddings at Florin

Lounging at Loch Lomond

Lounging at Loch Lomond

The Scotsman

Gaby Soutar enjoys a life of luxury complete with underfloor heating at a refurbished former grain mill.

Properties featured in this article: Little Eden

A Culinary Retreat with Quo Vadis Chef Jeremy Lee

A Culinary Retreat with Quo Vadis Chef Jeremy Lee

The Financial Times: How To Spend It

Culinary vacation specialist Stirred Travel has collaborated with Unique Home Stays to create a long-weekend experience at the evocatively named Bohčme.

Properties featured in this article: Bohčme

Festive Fairytale

Festive Fairytale

25 Beautiful Homes

Sarah Stanley has given her storybook thatched Cornish cottage a farmhouse look with a Scandi feel that is particularly bewitching in the winter.

Properties featured in this article: The Fable

Industrial Revelation

Industrial Revelation

25 Beautiful Homes

Jess Clark has used reclamation yard finds to bring eclectic style and rustic chic to a historic Cornish engine house.

Properties featured in this article: The Stack

New Year´s Eve Breaks: UK Ideas

New Year´s Eve Breaks: UK Ideas

Conde Nast Traveller

From black-tie dinners in hip hotels to country houses you can rent with a gang of friends, these are the best places to book for New Year’s Eve.

Properties featured in this article: Kingfisher Farm

If the Walls Could Talk...

If the Walls Could Talk...

Metro

When Alex and Julia Smith bought a medieval manor on a whim, the resident ghosts were the least of their challenges.

Properties featured in this article: Avalon Manor

20 Big Houses in Britain to Book for Christmas and New Year

20 Big Houses in Britain to Book for Christmas and New Year

The Times

Get the whole gang together at one of these fabulous country homes this Christmas and New Year.

Properties featured in this article: The Find, Infinity

A Star is Born

A Star is Born

Scotland on Sunday: Homes & More

A supernova happens where there is a change in the core, or centre, of a star. This converted 1920s church near Carbost on the Isle of Skye, aptly named Supernova, is certainly a star in the eyes of the MacAskill family – and the changes to its core are easily apparent.

Properties featured in this article: Supernova

A Month in the Country

A Month in the Country

Country Living

Between an ancient orchard and a fishing lake in the midst of the Malvern Hills, Wishbone epitomises rural charm.

Properties featured in this article: Wishbone

Pared-Back Beauty

Pared-Back Beauty

Homebuilding and Renovating

With The Hide´s construction and appearance being anything but traditional, the minimalist aesthetic doesn’t compromise on comfort, including intricate design details such as silver wood shingle walls and peephole windows that create a dappled light effect, like sunlight through trees into the modern living space.

Properties featured in this article: The Hide

Britain´s Most Luxurious Holiday Rentals: Book Now For Next Summer

Britain´s Most Luxurious Holiday Rentals: Book Now For Next Summer

The Sunday Times

After experiencing the hottest summer for over 50 years, British travel trends have changed in 2018 with a noticeable rise in the staycation. The Times round up their favourite British holiday homes you need to book immediately for next year!

Properties featured in this article: The Sanctuary

The Alluring Ariabelle

The Alluring Ariabelle

Mail Online

Situated in 40 acres of the illustrious South Downs National Park and found at the end of a sweeping tree-lined drive, Ariabelle is a lavish home promising guests the ultimate luxury self-catering experience.

Properties featured in this article: Ariabelle [OLD]

A Rustic Paradise

A Rustic Paradise

Reclaim Magazine

Apifera epitomises rustic living in its finest form. After months of various restorations and renovations, the property was given a new lease of life with the use of salvaged items and upcycled materials.

Properties featured in this article: Apifera

Star of the Sea

Star of the Sea

25 Beautiful Homes

For a traditional luxury self-catering family holiday in Cornwall, Stella Maris has it all. Awash with maritime decor, nautical brass finishings and royal blue velvet upholstery, all on a canvas of stripped floorboards and salt-white walls.

Properties featured in this article: Stella Maris

Why Women Should Travel Solo

Why Women Should Travel Solo

Red Online

Featuring the property Dragonwood Boat House, this article explains why women should think about having a weekend away to themselves. With ´self-care´ holidays becoming a rising trend in 2018, there is no better time to book that relaxing getaway.

Properties featured in this article: Dragonwood Boat House, Atlanta

Escaping to the Cornish Coast

Escaping to the Cornish Coast

Country Living

Situated amongst the tranquillity of the Cornish Coast, a former hayloft that has been transformed into a luxury home from home. Taking inspiration from its idyllic setting, Nautilus pays homage to the reclaimed, refound and repurposed coastal vibe that is portrayed throughout the house.

Properties featured in this article: Nautilus

A Fantasy Filled Cottage

A Fantasy Filled Cottage

The Metro

Located in the land of Poldark, Siren enjoys a sleepy hideaway corner of Coverack; a pretty coastal village with a whimsical charm. This boho-chic luxury cottage is just as romantic for artists and writers as it is for honeymooners wanting to escape it all.

Properties featured in this article: Siren

Cabin Fever

Cabin Fever

Self Build & Design

A look at how James and Jane Humphreys have turned this Snowdonia based 1970´s log cabin into an authentic Welsh hideaway, made from local slate and railway sleepers salvaged from the Conwy valley line.

Properties featured in this article: Hinterland Cabin

The Eleven Best Country Retreats

The Eleven Best Country Retreats

Tatler

With the heatwave set to continue, staycations are becoming more popular by the day. Whether you are in search of a home-from-home in The Cotswolds, a treehouse in Surrey or a waterside abode in the Lake District, this is the only guide you need to find exactly what you are looking for.

Properties featured in this article: Aquila

Gather the Whole Family for an Exuberant Staycation

Gather the Whole Family for an Exuberant Staycation

The Metro

With this weather set to remain a little longer, stay-cations are more popular that ever! From family parties to weekends spent pampering with friends, Balthazar is as diverse as it is divine.

Properties featured in this article: Balthazar

The Best Summer Getaways

The Best Summer Getaways

The Times

If you haven´t booked your summer escape yet, this article rounds up the top 50 week-long deals from across the globe, all of which are under Ł750pp including flights!

Properties featured in this article: Charity, Apifera

Binky Felstead and Co Gather at Guinevere for Daughter India´s First Birthday

Binky Felstead and Co Gather at Guinevere for Daughter India´s First Birthday

Hello! Magazine

Stars from the reality television series Made in Chelsea, Binky Felstead and her partner Josh ´JP´ Patterson share their daughter India´s ´festival-themed´ first birthday with HELLO! magazine.

Properties featured in this article: Guinevere

The Hide: A ´Rough Luxe´ Paradise

The Hide: A ´Rough Luxe´ Paradise

Living Etc.

The Hide is a pared-back retreat designed with tranquillity in mind, taking inspiration from a bird hide immersed in nature. Visit the home that Sarah and Andy built, which portrays back-to-nature character in abundance.

Properties featured in this article: The Hide

A Charming Journey to Find the Lost Cottage

A Charming Journey to Find the Lost Cottage

The Irish Times

Immerse yourself in the beauty that grasps the land as you set off on your adventure to Lost Cottage. Available to hire through Unique Home Stays, the self-catering hideaway located in Kerry will connect you to what’s real and silence what’s not: the truest luxury.

Properties featured in this article: Lost Cottage

Planning your Dream Wedding

Planning your Dream Wedding

You & Your Wedding

An exquisite guide complete with expert tips on planning your big day! Eirianfa is the most alluring of venues to play host to your wedding reception, ending your magical day in unique style!

Properties featured in this article: Eirianfa

A Touch of Whimsy Will Bring Romance As Well As Wonder To Your Home

A Touch of Whimsy Will Bring Romance As Well As Wonder To Your Home

The Daily Mail

We’re all prone to bouts of nostalgia — and now we can indulge them in our interiors. Because designers are flirting with whimsy. Check out the fairy-tale bathroom at Little Scarlet.

Properties featured in this article: Little Scarlet

Why Are So Many Of Us Now Choosing to Travel Alone?

Why Are So Many Of Us Now Choosing to Travel Alone?

The Telegraph

Telegraph Travel examine the rising trend of going it alone, to see how it is impacting everything from hotel bookings and Airbnbs, to cruises and British cottage breaks.

Rooms With a View: The Very Best of British Seaside Architecture

Rooms With a View: The Very Best of British Seaside Architecture

The Sunday Times

Say goodbye to the big white boxes of the noughties - these impressive coastal retreats offer a twist on traditional styles and blend in with the natural landscape.

Properties featured in this article: Serpentine

The Sky and Sea are the Limit

The Sky and Sea are the Limit

Self Build Ireland

The last thing on most self-builder´s minds is to rent out their home. But as an alternative source of income it´s becoming increasingly commonplace, especially for those with alternative accommodation or who have built their house as a holiday retreat in the first place, as was the case with the owners of Skyros in County Cork.

Properties featured in this article: Skyros

The Vogue Edit: What We´re Loving This Week

The Vogue Edit: What We´re Loving This Week

Vogue

Looking for a distractingly beautiful location in which to embark upon a social media detox? Get thee to Lost Cottage, in County Kerry. Formerly a shepherd’s hut that’s been sensitively converted into a rustic hideaway with breath-taking views of the Caragh lake, it’s a wonderful bolthole to repair to after a windy walk on nearby Skellig Michael, a stunning island just off the coast (wannabe jedis will recognise it as the remote refuge of Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi).

Properties featured in this article: Lost Cottage

The Best Holiday Houses for Couples in Britain in 2018

The Best Holiday Houses for Couples in Britain in 2018

The Times

Sheep graze in the fields surrounding this stylishly converted chapel overlooking Loch Harport. Supernova´s living area feels very cosy, with faux furs and underfloor heating. Climb the bespoke spiral staircase to the kitchen and another lounge, with picture windows framing the stunning views.

Properties featured in this article: Supernova

The Best Holiday Houses for Families in Britain in 2018

The Best Holiday Houses for Families in Britain in 2018

The Times

Acres of glass maximise the views from this curvaceous, cliff-side house. A wildflower grass roof also helps to blend the house, surrounded by a half-acre garden, into the coastal landscape. The open-plan living area has a sleek kitchen, suspended wood-burner and sliding doors on to the terrace.

Properties featured in this article: Serpentine

Britain’s Cosiest Cabins, Pubs and Hotels

Britain’s Cosiest Cabins, Pubs and Hotels

The Times

The best places to relish the winter months. You won’t want to leave this seriously cool hideaway in Cornwall. Firefly, a woodcutter’s cabin sleeps two in a snug bedroom with wood-panelled walls, hide throws and a corrugated iron roof. The quirky design continues in the cool kitchen with granite worktops, cast-iron kettle and utensils hanging from the walls.

Properties featured in this article: Firefly

My Remote Farmhouse Retreat in the Black Mountains

My Remote Farmhouse Retreat in the Black Mountains

The Times

When his father died, Henry John took on his passion project, moving heaven and a lot of earth to create a spectacular retreat. Henry John describes the mountain road that leads to his Herefordshire home as “biblical”. Sheep stand in the road and hawks soar overhead; there are views of the Olchon Valley on one side and the Brecon Beacons on the other.

Properties featured in this article: Charity

House Happiness

House Happiness

Elle Decoration (Germany)

A beautiful Grade-II listed 17th century former net loft idyllically located directly on the harbour´s edge in the quaint harbour town of Mousehole, West Cornwall, England. The stylish and charmingly elegant Oyster Catcher boasts one of the most coveted positions in the village.

Properties featured in this article: The Oyster Catcher

5 Romantic Boltholes for Couples

5 Romantic Boltholes for Couples

Tatler

If you’re plotting a romantic weekend escape, minimoon or honeymoon, you need somewhere cosy to hunker down with your lover. From seaside cottages to secluded shepherd’s huts, here’s our pick of the best couples’ retreats. For loved-up couples wanting a bohemian seaside hideaway, Siren is the place.

Properties featured in this article: Siren

Holly, Holidays & Heritage

Holly, Holidays & Heritage

Country Homes & Interiors

Jess Clark has used reclamation yard finds to bring eclectic style and rustic chic to a historic industrial building. ´I fell in love with this amazing Victorian engine house as soon as I saw it from the top of the long path that leads down to it.´ Take a closer look at The Stack in Cornwall.

Properties featured in this article: The Stack

Coastal Classic

Coastal Classic

Homebuilding and Renovating

Mark and Fiona Collier decided the best way to ensure the future of a home owned by the family for generations was to knock it down and start again - the result is a six bedroom house with stunning sea views.

Properties featured in this article: Infinity

Modern Extensions to Period Homes

Modern Extensions to Period Homes

Homebuilding and Renovating

Injecting 21st-Century style into a traditional property can breathe new life into an old home - as these projects that juxtapose two architectural eras prove. Rachel Sumaria and her husband were living in a small cottage in the Cotswolds - after returning from a 10-year stay in Kenya - when they fell in love with Zamani, Gloucestershire.

Properties featured in this article: Zamani

High Achiever

High Achiever

25 Beautiful Homes

Never one to shy away from a challenge, Trisha Bond has converted a 1930´s bungalow into a beautiful two-story home. Trisha was already familiar with the property when it came up for sale and since it was a bungalow, Trisha knew she´d have to make some radical changes to achieve what she wanted.

Properties featured in this article: Tamarisk Beach House

500-year-old ´Wishbone´ Could be Britain´s Most Magical Holiday Let

500-year-old ´Wishbone´ Could be Britain´s Most Magical Holiday Let

Country Living

The perfectly named holiday rental, Wishbone, offers a chance for those who love the countryside to fulfil their dream holiday wishes. Nestled away in the Malvern Hills in Worcestershire, Wishbone exudes tranquility and pastoral charm. Surrounded by 16 acres of green fields in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the hideaway is wonderful for couples looking for a romantic escape.

Properties featured in this article: Wishbone

This Farmhouse in the Welsh Countryside Looks Like It´s Straight Out of a Storybook

This Farmhouse in the Welsh Countryside Looks Like It´s Straight Out of a Storybook

Country Living

If we could bring our favourite fairy tale cottage to life, it would look exactly like Eirianfa in North Wales. Situated on 17 private acres, the entire home exudes a certain rustic charm, with doorways encased by aged wood beams, high-pitched ceilings, and exposed stone walls that seemingly tell the tales of time. We´re particularly fond of the home´s hot tub, which looks out on the property´s fields.

Properties featured in this article: Eirianfa

The Parsonage is a Luxurious Worcestershire Retreat with the Great Outdoors on its Doorstep

The Parsonage is a Luxurious Worcestershire Retreat with the Great Outdoors on its Doorstep

Evening Standard

The Parsonage in Ombersley, Worcestershire. Nestled in 12 acres of landscaped gardens with intricate topiary and uninterrupted views of the Malvern Hills. The nearest station is Droitwich Spa, which is a little over two hours by train from London Euston. Just the place for a staycation.

Properties featured in this article: The Parsonage

Ceredigion Party House: Florin

Ceredigion Party House: Florin

The Telegraph

All manner of curiosities lurk behind Florin’s heavy wooden door, from stuffed birds to fake bookcases, but it’s the magical grounds that are the big draw - and an unexpected “grand design” at the bottom of the garden...

Properties featured in this article: Florin

Put Them On Speed-Dial

Put Them On Speed-Dial

Tatler

Beats Airbnb! The people with the pick of the poshest pads out there.

Magnificent 16th-Century Farmhouse with Stunning Rain Shower and Pool House

Magnificent 16th-Century Farmhouse with Stunning Rain Shower and Pool House

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Stay at the house that Jackie Chan ´blew up´: The house in Surrey’s Shamley Green was used as a film location by Jackie Chan and is now available to rent

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