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From the screen set to our collection of holiday lets, find 7 of our holiday cottages that have appeared on the small screen.

Stars in their own right, our holiday cottages have been TV features on a range of programmes that you’re bound to have caught a glimpse of. There is something truly special about staying at a cottage that has been seen on TV, offering you and your loved ones the opportunity to go behind the scenes of these much-loved shows.

Look forward to walking in the footsteps of Broadchurch’s Inspector Alec Hardy as he carries out an investigation with West Bay as his backdrop, or uncover the superb Mortimer and Whitehouse: Gone Fishing accommodations that can be found across the UK.

So stay tuned and discover 7 of our holiday cottages as seen on TV…

As seen on – Mortimer & Whitehouse: Gone Fishing

Throughout the three seasons of this popular BBC2 comedy series, the duo often stay in wonderful holiday accommodations that are on our books. From quirky buses to isolated barns, we have selected three of our favourite Mortimer and Whitehouse: Gone Fishing accommodations that you can stay in. Alternatively, take a look at top our top 7 Mortimer and Whitehouse: Gone Fishing Locations that you can visit.

1. Bertram’s Hotel (Ref. 991232), Hartland, Devon 

Bertram's Hotel

Sleeps: 5

Tucked away in the countryside setting of Hartland is this novel getaway, Bertram’s Hotel.

Hop on board this traditional London double decker bus and enjoy an unforgettable holiday with friends or family to this part of Devon.

Designed to mirror Agatha Christie’s novel cover of ‘At Bertram’s Hotel’, this holiday let enjoys a seamless blend of contemporary-style and a classic 1950s theme. It is complete with a retro kitchen, a cleverly designed shower room and a perfectly positioned double bed for enjoying the countryside setting each morning.

A stay here was guaranteed to be Whitehouse and Mortimer’s catch of the day, as they explored this part of Devon.

Take a virtual tour of Bertram’s Hotel here….

 2. Cambridge Lodge (Ref. 903901), Wensley, Peak District

Cambridge Lodge

Sleeps: 6

Originally a water tank, this quirky Mortimer and Whitehouse: Gone Fishing accommodation rests in the quaint hamlet of Wensley, located on the edge of the Peak District National Park.

Its rural location offers you and your loved ones the opportunity to explore the popular market towns of Matlock and Bakewell, as well as the countryside walks upon the rolling setting of the National Park.

Enter on ground level and be immediately charmed by the historical reminders of this property with the low ceilings and real home-from-home interior ensuring a quirky stay at any time of the year.

As the comedians Whitehouse and Mortimer explore the UK seeking their favourite fishing spot, it is a no surprise that this spectacular base became the real star of the show.

3. Three Peaks Barn (Ref. 10024), Chapel-le-Dale, Yorkshire Dales 

Three Peaks Barn

Sleeps: 13

Enjoying a captivating position with breath-taking views of the famous Three Peaks is this outstanding barn conversion.

The interior of this dwelling enjoys both style and tradition, with the exposed beams framing the modern appliances and contemporary furnishings.

This property is ideal for large groups of couples, friends and multi-generational families, with superb features including a pool table and a warming hot tub for soaking up the rural views.

Whilst exploring the heart of the Yorkshire Dales and searching for grayling on the picturesque River Ure, in this episode of Mortimer & Whitehouse you catch a glimpse of this characterful barn conversion, which promises a memorable getaway to the Ribblesdale countryside.

As seen on – Escape to the Country

4. Lower Calbourne Mill (Ref. 999302), Calbourne, Isle of Wight

Lower Calbourne Mill

Sleeps: 7

Exuding charm and character is the beautiful Lower Calbourne Mill, nestled in the quaint village of Newbridge near Calbourne.

This characterful accommodation comes adjoined to a mill house and boasts an endearing south-facing mill pond, where you and your loved ones can catch glimpse of the visiting ducks and herons, whilst admiring the soundtrack of the nearby waterfall.

Step into the kitchen, where a traditional AGA takes centre stage before all of the quality appliances required to cater your own heart-warming meals and a quaint dining space for hosting all your loved ones together.

The characterful charm is continued into the sitting room, where a woodburning stove welcomes you in during a winter’s crisp evening and into the three elegantly-appointed bedrooms.

This spectacular barn was featured on James Martin and Lenny Carr-Roberts’ series of Escape to the Country, where a couple seek to find their dream home on the Isle of Wight with potential for a holiday let.

As seen on – Homes under the Hammer

5. Hillside Cottage, (Ref. 955848), Prestatyn, North Wales

Hillside Cottage

Sleeps: 6

Enjoying an elevated position above the North Wales town of Prestatyn is this well-presented terrace dwelling, Hillside Cottage.

Inside, the owners have created an elegant and stylish abode, ensuring a tranquil setting in which to enjoy the far-reaching views across the seaside resort of Prestatyn and towards the majestic Great Orme.

Perfect for a traditional holiday to Wales, guests will be able to find themselves climbing the Snowdonia Mountain Range or exploring the delights of the coastal town of Llandudno.

This terraced cottage was featured in a 2018 episode of Home under the Hammer, where two brothers transformed the property into the coastal retreat that it is today.

As seen on – Broadchurch

6. Westbay Penthouse (Ref. 1009810), West Bay, Dorset

Westbay Penthouse

Sleeps: 4

Resting within the iconic oval apartment building in West Bay, with breath-taking views of the Jurassic coastline is this penthouse apartment.

The interior is the epitome of style and elegance, offering a superb base in which to explore the coast and countryside of Dorset with your loved ones.

The main feature of this penthouse property is the wrap around balcony, which offers a perfect spot for soaking up the picturesque setting of West Bay.

This renowned complex doubles up as the police station in the drama starring David Tennant and Olivia Colman, Broadchurch and is featured in several shots throughout the three series from 2013-2017.

As seen on – The World Of Peter Rabbit & Friends

7. Anvil Cottage (Ref. 972287), Sawrey, Lake District National Park

Anvil Cottage

Sleeps: 6

Enjoying a position opposite the home of Beatrix Potter in the picture-perfect village of Near Sawrey, is this traditional, stone-built abode, Anvil Cottage.

Offering bags of history, this cottage was once the village bakery and the charm has been retained by the slate flagged floor, multi-fuel stove and the quaint bay windows.

This delightful hideaway is the perfect base for exploring the western shores of Lake Windermere and the surrounding landscape of the Lake District National Park with your loved ones.

Catch a glimpse of this quaint cottage in the 1992 episode of The Tale of Peter Rabbit & Benjamin Bunny, sure to create a sense of 90s nostalgia.

If you are feeling inspired to stay at a cottage you’ve seen on screen, don’t hesitate to book with us today and add it to your New Year’s Resolutions! Share your behind the scenes photos with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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