Booking with Sykes is always a pleasure.
Mrs Lawrence, Sandbach, Cheshire, May 2013
Oozing atmosphere, our range of traditional cottages promises to
captivate each and everyone, no matter which one you choose as your
home-away-from-home! From coastal hideaways on the Emerald Isle to
rural retreats in the Scottish Highlands, Yorkshire Dales and
beyond, we have explored the British Isles from top to bottom in
search of that quintessential traditional cottage. And we have come
Picture old stone, charmingly wonky walls, painstakingly built
by hand all those years ago, sometimes topped with tufts of
well-manicured thatch. Step inside to a magical world of nooks and
crannies. Discover stone-flagged floors downstairs and possibly
creaking floorboards upstairs. Add a collection of classic
furniture, welcoming inglenook fireplaces and some really unique
heating systems such as turf-burning stoves. And remember to duck
your head to miss those delightfully low doorways and exposed
Outside find pretty gardens brimming with colourful flowers and
shrubs - perfect for lazy days basking in the sun, lingering over
freshly brewed coffee and the Sunday newspapers or relaxing
alfresco-style suppers. Tempted? We thought so. Now all you have to
do is browse and book and bring your chosen traditional cottage to
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Poldark Cottage | Helston near Falmouth | Cornwall
Traditional granite Helston barn conversion, perfect for exploring the spectacular coastline of the Lizard Peninsula with excellent attractions including Falmouth and Land's End. Helston 4 miles.
Mouse Cottage | Latchley near Gunnislake | Cornwall
A lovely country cottage, attached to the owner’s traditional farmhouse. Combining character charm with modern decor this Gunnislake cottage makes a great base.
Ash Cottage | Goonhavern near Perranporth | Cornwall
Traditional pet-friendly Goonhavern cottage in small Cornwall village. Three bedrooms and woodburner. Perranporth 2 miles.
Thatched Cottage | Fulbourn near Cambridge | Cambridgeshire
Charming cottage in Fulbourn near Cambridge. Comfy bedrooms, traditional accommodation, close to nature reserve, dog sitting available. Cambridge 5 miles.
No 23 Kenwick Woods | Kenwick Woods | Lincolnshire
A lovely Scandinavian lodge offering you a peaceful woodland retreat located on the edge of the beautiful Lincolnshire Wolds. A wonderful alternative to traditional Lincolnshire holiday cottages.
No 39 Kenwick Woods | Kenwick Woods | Lincolnshire
Scandinavian lodge, in the beautiful Kenwick Park Woods. Use of indoor pool, Jacuzzi, sauna and steam room. A great alternative to traditional Lincolnshire cottages.