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Spotlight on New Sykes Cottages – Romantic Cottages for Couples

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013
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Dotted across the country Sykes Cottages have delightfully cosy cottage accommodation that is designed just for two, offering the perfect place to get away with the one you love for some special time alone. Whether you fancy a cosmopolitan city break, a quaint little cottage in the countryside, or a secluded cottage perfect for getting away from it all, Sykes Cottages have some newly added cottages that are sure to be perfect for the two of you. Take some time to browse these three newly added romantic cottages for two and start planning the romantic getaway of your dreams.

Mossy Nook – Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria & The Lake District

Mossy Nook Cottage

Mossy Nook Cottage, ref. 23606 - Bowness-on-Windermere

Spend a romantic weekend tucked away in Mossy Nook, a cosy wing of a semi-detached Edwardian townhouse in the centre of the ever-popular town of Windermere. Here you’ll have the best of both worlds, a quiet location that’s only a few minutes’ walk from shops, pubs and places to eat. This Lake District cottage has been fully renovated and offers 5 tick, luxury accommodation in a beautiful location. Perfectly situated for exploring the local area, Mossy Nook is within easy driving distance of Bowness, Coniston Water, Grasmere, and the magnificent Langdales, and makes an ideal romantic home from home at any time of the year.

Lock and Key Cottage – Lampeter, Mid Wales & Cardigan Bay

Although Lock and Key Cottage sleeps only two people, you will be astonished by the spaciousness of accommodation offered in this annexe converted within a former pub. On the ground floor of the cottage you’ll find a sitting room complete with 3D television and electric fire, a conservatory style sitting area with views over the patio and garden, a superbly equipped kitchen, as well as a dining area. Up a short set of carpeted stairs you’ll find the luxurious sleeping area, complete with a super king-size bed, comfy chairs and a settee plus a unique style dormer window which can be opened out to create a Juliet balcony. Should you ever actually feel like leaving this 5 tick cottage while on holiday you can visit the nearby tea rooms, pubs, restaurants and the quirky little shops in Lampeter, or head further afield to the South Wales coast and enjoy a refreshing coastal walk. All in all you can’t ask for much more in a romantic cottage getaway!

Ramblers Roost – Grasmere near Ambleside, Cumbria & The Lake District

Nestled on the slopes of Rydal Fell with extensive shared grounds overlooking Grasmere Lake you’ll find Ramblers Roost, a ground floor apartment with stunning views across the Lake District countryside. Ramblers Roost is an ideal place to enjoy the stunning scenery and amazing sunsets of the area, and all within a short walk of charming Grasmere village. As the name would suggest, Ramblers Roost is the perfect accommodation for those who like a bit of walking, with the well-known coffin trail around Grasmere and Rydal Water, and the more ambitious Fairfield Horseshoe both accessible from the front door. This is a landscape that has inspired poets and painters alike for centuries and this Grasmere self-catering apartment is perfect for anyone wishing to enjoy time together in one of the most beautiful parts of the country.

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Spotlight on New Sykes Cottages – Cumbria and the Lake District

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013
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The Lake District is one of the top tourist destinations in the UK, and with good reason. The glistening lakes and soaring mountains combined to create some of the most beautiful scenery in the country, offering an oasis of calm in a busy world. Whether you are a person who fancies getting out and about in nature on your holiday, or if you are one who prefers to stick close to the creature comforts of home and hearth, there is the perfect holiday cottage on our website just waiting for you to discover.

Here are a few of our newer Lake District holiday cottages for you to consider – sit back and start planning an unforgettable spring holiday.

Sandbed – Ravenstonedale Near Kirkby Stephen – Cumbria & The Lake District

This outstanding, stone-built, semi-detached barn conversion is beautifully situated in the Rawthey Valley,only 3 miles from historic Ravenstonedale. Sandbed Cottage makes an ideal location for those wishing to get away from it all and enjoy the famous Howgill Fells and all of the other delights that Cumbria and the Lake District offer.

 

22 Thirlmere – White Cross Bay Near Troutbeck Bridge – Cumbria & The Lake District

22 Thirlmere is an immaculately presented detached lodge located on a superbly maintained park on the shores of Lake Windermere in the beautiful Lake District. This Lake District holiday park is the perfect holiday location for families, with plenty of space for picnics and lots of ducks to feed. The sunsets from this idyllic lakeside location are unspoilt and look out across the lake to the mountains beyond – can you think of a better way to spend your holiday evenings?

Fox Barn – Staveley Near Windermere – Cumbria & The Lake District

If you’re looking for Lake District accommodation located right in the heart of it all, look no further than Fox Barn, located in the charming Lakeland village of Staveley in the Lake District National Park. This 17th century ground floor cottage is nestled into the hillside on a quiet country lane opposite the weir, with the fells beckoning right from the doorstep, and is but a five minute riverside stroll from the centre of Staveley.

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Spotlight on New Sykes Cottages – Large Cottages

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013
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Are you planning a family reunion for this summer? Maybe a country wedding? Finding accommodation and a venue for such events can be difficult, but it doesn’t have to be! Here at Sykes Cottages we have a great selection of large cottages that are perfect for groups that are located across the UK, and we’re adding new ones to our listings all the time. All of our large cottages are spacious enough to sleep at least 8 people, with some of our largest cottages accommodating more than 20 people! Take a look at some of the newest large cottages that we have on offer and find the perfect location for your summer party.

Greyhound Farm House – Barnsley Near Cirencester, Gloucestershire

If you’re looking for a holiday home that is full of character and olde worlde charm than look no further than Greyhound Farm House in Barnsley, Gloucestershire. Greyhound Farm is a detached Grade II listed former hop brewery, part of which dates back to the 15th century. Not only does the house have 8 spacious bedrooms (all of which are equipped with en-suite facilities), but it lies within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the beautiful Cotswold countryside – you can’t get much more perfect than this!

Bryngarth – Much Birch Near Ross-on-wye, Herefordshire

You’re unlikely to find any cottage that is more ambiant than Bryngarth, a beautiful black and white timber home, with stunning views over the surrounding hills and mountains. Bryngarth is equipped with 9 spacious bedrooms, offering accommodation for 20 people, as well as a warming woodburner, a formal dining room with open fire, a huge kitchen with double AGA, and a three acre mature garden with large patio area, furniture and BBQ. Any event that is held at Bryngarth is sure to be a showstopper, between the beautiful surroundings and luxurious accommodation, making it the perfect location for any and all of your special events.

Brookside Manor House – Bronygarth Near Chirk, Shropshire

If you’re looking for a wedding venue that will absolutely knock your guest’s socks off, Brookside Manor House is for you. This stunning country house, part of which dates from the 17th century, is set in just under two acres of grounds, and boasts superb views of Chirk Castle and the surrounding Shropshire countryside. Brookside boasts many original features including polished wooden floors, ornate ceilings and beautiful fireplace, as well as some thoroughly modern conveniences, like a heated indoor swimming pool and outdoor hot tub! With 10 bedrooms, which combined can accommodate up to 30 guests, you won’t have to worry about finding accommodation for all of yours guests and you can just enjoy your time together. That sounds like the perfect wedding to me!

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Spotlight on New Sykes Cottages

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013
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All of the new cottages that we’re featuring this week would be great for a last minute winter-short break - a lovely way to brighten up the long winter months. Take a look at these cottages that are new to our website and treat yourself to a snowy winter break!

Glyndley Manor Cottages – Stone Cross Near Eastbourne

This lovely detached lodge is situated within the grounds of Glyndley Manor and is set around beautifully maintained lawned gardens, in 17 acres of woodland and fields. The cottage is beautifully finished on the interior, making it the perfect location for a family holiday in the relaxing Sussex countryside. To make your holiday even better, make sure to take advantage of the on-site fishing lake and full-sized outdoor swimming pool!

The Old School Cottage – Tincleton Near Dorchester – Dorset

This delightful attached barn conversion, set in the rural Dorset hamlet of Tincleton, is set in the grounds of the owner’s Grade II listed, 1840 school house – providing serene surroundings to enjoy your time in Dorset. After exploring the beautiful landscape outside of the cottage you can come inside and warm yourself in front of the wood burning fire in the sitting room – is there any better way to spend a winter weekend?

Lavender Cottage – Sticklepath Near Okehampton – Devon

Looking for a winter getaway in beautiful Devon? Why not consider Lavender Cottage, a bright and airy, self-contained apartment adjoining the owner’s home, set high on a grassy knoll overlooking the village of Sticklepath, Devon. This apartment features an open plan living area with lovely views out to the garden, as well as a patio. Lavender Cottages is a great base for getting out and about on Dartmoor, and is just a short drive away from a number of National Trust sites that you’re sure to enjoy visiting.

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Spotlight on New Sykes Cottages- South Coast

Saturday, January 12th, 2013
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If you’re looking for somewhere new and exciting to stay on your next cottage holiday then one of our newly listed cottages will be perfect for you. Sykes Cottages is always excited to welcome new holiday cottage owners to the company, as well as to present brand new options to our customers. So, sit back and take a few minutes to browse through some of the great new cottages that Sykes Cottages have to offer.

The Dairy – Coverack Near Helston, Cornwall

This immaculately presented farmhouse cottage is the perfect place to get away from it all, situated as it is at the tip of the Lizard Peninsula within five acres of beautiful gardens and fields. The Lizard Peninsula is a stunning area of England, lying completely within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and offers never ending opportunities for outdoor exploration. For this and other cottages in Cornwall, click here.

The Summerhouse – Bembridge, Isle Of Wight

If you’re looking for a little bit of luxury on your next cottage holiday then look no further than the Summerhouse, in Bembridge on the Isle of Wight. This chalet, set on the outskirts of the seaside village of Bembridge, is the perfect location for a romantic weekend away and offers stunning views of the nearby Culver Down. For this and more cottages on the Isle of Wight, click here.

Oke Apple Cottage – Okeford Fitzpaine, Dorset

This delightful single-storey barn conversion in the Dorset countryside is equipped to a high standard and offers couples a perfect romantic, rural retreat. From the private terrace you’ll enjoy lovely views towards the adjacent farmland and the local Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is perfect for long romantic walks together. For this and other cottages in Devon, click here.

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