Let’s be honest – Christmas isn’t really all it’s cracked up to be. It’s the most stressful, expensive, noisy time of the year, and it’s cold, too. While there are some people who love nothing more than carol singing, gift giving and wearing festive jumpers – for the rest of us, getting into the Christmas … More Festive Escapes: Five Ways to Enjoy an Alternative Xmas
The summer months may be behind us, but there’s a whole host of exciting activities and events for you to enjoy this winter. Whether you’re holidaying in a favourite corner of the UK or looking for new and exciting events nearer home, our fair isle has plenty on offer to keep you and the family busy … More 9 Perfect Ways to Unwind this Winter
As many of you will be aware, the way the Christmas dates fall this year mean that a week’s break straddles the bank holiday, giving a great balance of days leading up to Christmas and still allowing for a couple of days afterwards. As a result lots of people are taking the full week off … More Christmas Destinations 2013
After a fantastic summer, many people are booking early for next year with coastal locations proving to be extremely popular. When the sun is out the UK coast is very hard to beat and people are looking to make sure they secure their favourite spots. With encouraging recent news from the British economy and hopefully … More Our 5 Most Popular Destinations for 2014
At cottages4you we pride ourselves on featuring some of the most desirable and unconventional accommodation you could find in the UK, Ireland, France and Italy, and we think our new Cottage of the Week ticks those boxes and many more. For starters, you have the location itself. Windermere is a perennially popular destination in the … More Cottage of the Week – Spout Crag Boathouse, Windermere
By: Steve Finch for cottages4you Escape Magazine “If you’re an experienced fell walker or mountain biker you may already know that there’s nothing better than staying in your own cottage in the Lakes, from which to have the freedom to explore. It’s little wonder that the area was home to Alfred Wainwright the famous fell … More The Lake District. Englands home for activity and adventure.