The Holiday Cottages was started in 2003 in Somerset in the South West of England. We provide advertising to holiday cottage and self-catering accommodation owners all over the UK and Ireland. This is our Blog, where we will mention the best properties we can find, keep you up to date with the company and our website and give you some insight into our daily lives! You can visit our website here. We are a friendly bunch, so please feel free to comment or email with any comments to - otherwise, enjoy!

Wednesday, 13 July 2011

Allanhead, Borness, Kirkcudbright, Dumfries & Galloway

One of the most beautifully situated country cottages with views of un-spoilt farmland (with livestock) in the foreground, of the Solway Firth and Wigtown Bay to the south and west and the Galloway Hills to the west and north. The cottage itself has been modernised, extended and equipped with all that is needed for a comfortable, peaceful holiday.

For more information on this lovely self catering cottage please click on the following link:

Parcllwyd Cottage & Caravan, Cilgerran, Nr Cardigan, Pembrokeshire

This detached self-catering cottage is set in the rural countryside of Pembrokeshire on the outskirts of the village of Cilgerran, which is just outside of Cardigan. The cottage is south facing and boosts beautiful views of the valley.

There are two bedrooms – one double and one twin. The double has TV with free view, and the twin room has room for an extra put me up bed if required. The bathroom has bath, separate shower, WC, hand basin and large airing cupboard. In the living room there is the option of the open fire or electric fire, the lounge also has digital TV with free view, DVD/VCR players. The dining room leads into the kitchen, which is fully equipped with electric oven and hob, washer/dryer, fridge and freezer. The cottage has full central heating and is fully double-glazed. Duvets, bed linen, towels, gas and electric and a starter kit for the open fire are provided at no extra cost. There is private parking for up to two cars. Pets are welcome at no extra charge.

For more information please click on the following link:

Tuesday, 12 July 2011

Sea Breakers Holiday Cottages, Filey, Yorkshire Coast, North Yorkshire

Sea-Breakers is a former fisherman's two bedroomed holiday cottage situated in the unspoilt seaside town of Filey in the county of North Yorkshire. Filey has been a popular destination for families since the Edwardian times. If you walk down to the Coble Landing you will still see the local fishermen going to sea to catch the local brown crab and lobster.

The cottage is situated in the old town of Filey and has been newly refurbished to a high standard keeping many of the original fixtures and fittings. The cottage is just five minutes walk away from Filey's superb beach, Filey Brigg and just around the corner are Filey's shops, bars and restaurants.

The cottage has two bedrooms, the main bedroom has 1 double bed and the second has bunk beds. The bathroom has a modern bathroom suite with shower over and towel rail. The kitchen is fully equipped with electric cooker, microwave, washer and fridge. In the lounge there is a 32" T.V. with freeview plus DVD player. The property has gas central heating with radiators in all rooms. There is off street parking on a first come first served basis plus plenty of on street parking.
For more information please view the following link:

Tanyfynwent Farmhouse, Bodedern, Anglesey

Tanyfynwent Farmhouse is a lovingly restored 17th century Grade 2 listed farmhouse, nestled amidst beautiful countryside. In the mid 19th Century a two storey farmhouse was built onto the original dwelling.
Children of all ages (and maybe Mums & Dads!) have a great fun in the separate games room with table football and snooker table to provide an evening’s entertainment or to pass a rainy afternoon.

The Farmhouse sleeps 8 people and has a 4 Star rating from Visit Wales. For further information please view the following link:

Monday, 11 July 2011

Whitbeck Barn, Garsdale, Sedbergh, Hawes, Cumbria

We have now completed the Whitbeck Barn conversion and are taking bookings for 2011. It is situated next door to Whitbeck Cottage, on the A684 between Sedbergh and Hawes.The barn has 4 bedrooms and can accommodate 2-9 people. Off road parking is available at the front of the building.

Rates : £375 - £775 per week depending on season. Discounts for under 4 people.
Sleeps a maximum of 8 people.
Children are welcome.
No smoking. Pets allowed.
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Helford River Apartment, Helford Passage, Falmouth, Cornwall

A modern comfortable first floor apartment overlooking the beautiful Helford River. Only one minute from the beach with pontoon and boat hire, coastal footpath and the Ferryboat Inn. A haven for walkers, boat lovers and sub topical garden enthusiasts.

The apartment consists of large living and modern kitchen area, twin bedroom and large shower room with washbasin and toilet. Entrance hall is spacious for storage, living area provides TV/Video, full size electric oven and microwave oven. The apartment is heated by night storage heaters and an electric towel rail in the shower room. for more information on this self catering property.

Wednesday, 29 June 2011

131 Kingsdown Park, Kingsdown, Deal, Kent


Kingsdown Park Holiday Village is situated in the quiet unspoilt Kent village of Kingsdown, located between Dover and Deal. Situated on the cliffs the Park enjoys panoramic views across the English Channel. Within easy reach is the historic city of Canterbury, Howletts and Port Lymme Zoos, the port of Dover with its magnificent Norman castle, local golf courses and riding, local beach and pier fishing, varied seaside towns and lovely scenery and walks, the area really does provide something for everyone.