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12th July 2022

Cast your vote for the 2022 British Travel Awards

It’s official! The British Travel Awards is returning for 2022, and we’re thrilled to be nominated for a ninth...

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6th July 2022

14 Best Wild Swimming Spots in Scotland you should try

Amazing locations for wild swimming in Scotland aren’t hard to come by, with the country offering showstopping lochs, waterfalls...

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29th June 2022

12 Waterfalls in Wales that you must see

Waterfalls in Wales never cease to inspire! Using our guide, you can explore a country carved by glaciers and...

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Cottage Owners Offas Dyke Escape
1 month ago

Sykes Owner Stories – Offa’s Dyke Escape

A unique holiday accommodation set in the beautiful landscape of North Wales, Offa’s Dyke Escape provides a quirky getaway...

Competitions Feature image of beach with 'win' and '£500 holiday voucher' roundels
1 month ago

July Prize Draw: Win £500 Towards Your Summer Holiday

XXX The competition is CLOSED XXX Win £500 towards your summer holiday! Fancy a stay with Sykes this summer?...

Cottage Owners Holiday Let Mortgage Guide
1 month ago

Holiday Let Mortgages: A Complete Guide

If you’re planning on using a mortgage to purchase a property to short-term let, understanding holiday let mortgages is...

Outdoor Activities Waterfalls in Wales
1 month ago

12 Waterfalls in Wales that you must see

Waterfalls in Wales never cease to inspire! Using our guide, you can explore a country carved by glaciers and...

Impact Sykes Chester Zoo Volunteering
1 month ago

Volunteering at Chester Zoo with Sykes

From our Sykes Holiday Cottages, Chester HQ, a huge number of our staff have spent their volunteering days helping...

Film and TV Burghley House
2 months ago

Where was The Crown Filmed? 12 UK Filming Locations

‘Where was The Crown filmed?’ The question that is on everyone’s mind right now! The hit Netflix show gives...

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