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12th April 2021

10 Beautiful Places you won’t believe are in the UK

For a fix of international wonder, minus the long line at airport security, we bring you some of our...

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1st December 2020

10 Unusual Places to Stay in North Wales

From towers fit for a princess to shepherd’s huts with a view, continue reading to find the most unusual...

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18th November 2020

Top 10 UK Family Holiday Destinations for 2021

If you’re thinking ahead to 2021 and wondering where might be the best UK family holiday destinations, then look...

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Travel Tips road trip
2 months ago

Britain’s Top 10 Scenic Drives

We Brits are so lucky to have contrasting landscapes that are just calling out to be explored and what...

Arts & Entertainment
2 months ago

10 Surprising St. Patrick Facts you Probably Didn’t Know

Every year on the 17th of March, the world illuminates green to honour St. Patrick. But how much do...

Cottage Owners costs of running a holiday let
2 months ago

The Costs of Running a Holiday Let

Starting a holiday let requires many things to be taken into consideration, and one of the most important factors...

News Barn Cottage
2 months ago

Bookings increase 126% as the UK prepares for a Summer of Staycations

Over the past week, we have seen high levels of demand for the summer months, with bookings in July...

Cottage Owners rules regulations holiday let
2 months ago

Holiday Let Rules and Regulations

Buying a holiday let is an exciting investment but, as a property owner, as well as thinking about décor...

Competitions
2 months ago

February Prize Draw 2021: Win a Short Break

XXX The competition is CLOSED XXX Win a short break! This February, the Sykes Holiday Cottage Family are giving...

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