Centrally situated, with historic cities and quintessentially English towns and villages there is no surprise that The Heart of England is a popular holiday destination. Whether you’re a history buff, a Shakespeare fanatic or you just want to spend some quality time with the family you will be spoilt for choice of places to go in The Heart of England. We have over 350 self catering cottages in ideal locations for exploring this wonderful part of England. Whether you’re having a romantic weekend, a family holiday or a get together with friends at Sykes Cottages you’re bound to find the ideal self catering cottage for you.
Delightful Cottages in the Forest of Dean
This delightfully unique cottage in Gloucestershire is not only on the edge of the Royal Forest of Dean but was also hand built with timber from the forest itself. This cottage has a wealth of character features including stained glass windows and wooden beams, as well as all of the modern conveniences you would expect from a self catering holiday cottage. Not only is the inside of this property impressive, but the outside is too. Brookbank Folly’s location on the edge of The Forest of Dean means that there is a variety of walks and cycle routes right from the doorstep. It is also in the perfect location for a day trip to Gloucester.
Spend time with Shakespeare in Stratford
This well furnished ground floor apartment is in the perfect location for visiting Stratford-upon-Avon, being just a two minute walk away from the centre of town. Sleeping four, this modern apartment would be perfect for a family getaway. Visit the house where the Bard was born and grew up, go on a Stratford town ghost walk or take an open air bus tour before taking the short stroll back to your apartment. In warm weather, you can head out onto the apartment’s rear patio that overlooks the canal and just watch the world go by!
Have a Holiday in Herefordshire
Durstone Cottage in Herefordshire sleeping 22 is one of our largest properties and perfect for a get together with extended family. The property used to be two cottages however they have now been connected, with a large dining room joining them both together. This cottage is in a perfect location for getting out and about in the countryside or for a day trip to Hereford. Although if being out and about isn’t your thing don’t worry as this property has loads to do inside, boasting a pool table and table tennis in its games room.
These are just a small example of some of the amazing cottages that we have available to rent in The Heart of England. Take a look at our Pinterest board for more cottages in this beautiful area of England, or head over to our Heart of England cottages page to book your holiday today!