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  • Newquay and Truro Cottages with £50 OFF

    Date: 2012.10.21 | Category: Cornwall, Cottages, Latest News, Self catering, South West England, Special offers - time limited | Response: 0

    £50 OFF Cornwall CottagesIf you are heading to Cornwall in 2013 then take advantage of an excellent £50 Off discount voucher through Find Cottage Holidays.

    It’s not often we can give you a head start on a discount, so we are happy to recommend this great offer from the Find Cottage Holiday and Mardens Holiday Cottages teams.  You can find full deatils of the selected Cornwall cottages the offer is for and more details about the Cornwall Cottages with £50 Off.

  • Holidays in Loire Valley France on a budget

    Date: 2012.01.06 | Category: Easter, France, Holiday Parks, holidays, Latest News, May half term, Places to go, Self catering, Whitsun Break | Response: 0

    While it seems hard to believe, the Loire is actually home to more than 1,000 glorious chateaux. So while you will no doubt wish to visit some of the most famous such as Chambord, the explorers among you will doubtless stumble across many more on your travels. That is if you can drag yourself away from the many wonderful views and walks alongside the Loire River that runs through this magnificent area.
    Le Chateau des MaraisLe Chateau des Marais in Chambord with its picture postcard setting and expansive pool complex makes a delightful place to simply relax, or an ideal base for discovering the wonders of the Loire. Enjoying a peaceful location in the grounds of a lovely old manor house, the park has been developed by the friendly owners to a very high standard. The Loire River is just a short distance away with opportunities for canoeing and fishing. The chateaux of Chambord and Blois are close at hand.
    L Etang de la Breche

    Offering a wealth of wide open spaces and a lush, green setting, L’Etang de la Breche near Saumur, offers great facilities and the perfect place in which to simply enjoy the great outdoors. The first thing that will strike you when you enter this park is the openness of the grounds. The location is ideal for exploring the many outstanding chateaux of the region including Saumur, Chinon and Azay le Rideau.

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  • Low priced holidays in the Vendee France

    Date: 2012.01.06 | Category: Easter, France, Holiday Parks, holidays, Latest News, May half term, Places to go, Self catering, Whitsun Break | Response: 0

    France’s Atlantic coast has everything that beach and water sports lovers could ever want. The Atlantic breakers crash onto mile after mile of golden beaches, which combined with the wonderful climate, make Vendee an ideal destination for lovers of the great outdoors. It isn’t all about the beaches though; the region also features a host of lively resorts, excellent shopping centres, attractions such as the Futuroscope theme park and a world famous cuisine.

    Les EcureuilsYoung families will love Les Ecureuils in St Hilaire de Riez, the park could not be better positioned, with a wide beach just across the road where golden sands stretch for miles. There is a superb outdoor pool with waterslides, indoor pool and a whole pool play area especially designed for the younger members of the family.

    La GarangoireFor those who prefer a location away from the hustle and bustle of a seaside town, then La Garangoire in St Julien des Landes is the place for you. The park is set amongst woodland and has a lake for fishing and canoeing, there are even marked walks in the forest. The pool area caters for young and old and even those who wish to stay dry with a generous seating area. There is entertainment provided daily for children and most nights for the whole family and caters for all tastes including traditional dance, quizzes and crepe evenings.

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  • Fantastic budget family holidays in Brittany France

    Date: 2012.01.06 | Category: Brittany, France, Holiday Parks, holidays, Latest News, Northern France, Places to go | Response: 0

    Brittany is the most charmingly unspoilt corner of France. This is perhaps why it’s one of the most popular destinations for family holidays. It is a land of long, sandy, beaches, rock pools, hidden coves and all the other things that children love so much. At the same time it offers a wealth of pretty villages, historic towns and rolling countryside, making it perfect for just about anyone.

    Staying in Brittany couldn’t be easier with plenty of holiday parks to choose from to cater for all tastes from small, quiet sites through to full on family entertainment.

    La Baie, La Trinite sur MerFor those seeking a quite place to stay with a young family, have a look at La Baie, La Trinite sur Mer with a children’s pool and 2 safe sandy beaches just a short stroll away, it has to be worth a look.

    Families with children who are active and just want to have fun why not try La Grand Metairie, Carnac. The park has a fantastic pool complex with a lazy river, water slides and indoor pool as well as organised children’s activities.La Grande Metairie, Carnac

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  • Special offer on Blackwater Holiday Home, East Coast, Wexford, Ireland

    Date: 2011.10.20 | Category: Cottages, holidays, Latest News, Self catering, Special offers - time limited | Response: 0

    Blackwater Holiday Home on the East Coast of Ireland has a great £22 discount per week off the full occupancy price for the remainder of October 2011. In the popular region of Wexford, Blackwater is a self catering semi-detached House for 6/7 people, 3 bedrooms, and is a modern spacious home in a quiet village location. Blackwater is pet friendly.

    This is one of three holiday homes set in a quiet courtyard in the historic village of Oulart home to a couple of shops just five miles from Blackwater village. Ideally located within an hour and a half of Dublin and Rosslare Port and 12 miles from Gorey Wexford and Enniscorthy. Inside is tastefully furnished and decorated with security alarm, power showers and a fully equipped kitchen. A great base accessible for all the tourist attractions and close to many sandy beaches and golf courses.

    Shop 80 yards. Pub 100 yards. Restaurant. Beach 5 miles.

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  • Top family attractions in Norfolk, things to do and see in Norfolk, England

    Date: 2011.09.29 | Category: Latest News, Norfolk, Norfolk Broads, Places to go | Response: 0

    Whatever the weather this autumn, there is so much to see and do in Norfolk, England, that it is the perfect choice for a great family day out, short break or holiday.

    To give you some ideas of what to do this half term or on your short break, check out these ideas:

    • Bressingham Steam and Gardens.  For 50 years Bressingham has been delighting visitors with its mix of glorious gardens and stream trains.  And you will find the Dad’s Army National Collection. Find out more at
    • Dinosaur Adventure. An award winning family attraction which gives you a chance to experience Jurassic Park!  Dinsaur Adventure, Arachnophobia giant spiders web, Dinosaur Trail, Jurassic fossils, adventure play, reptile encounters and lots more. Find out more at
    • Banham Zoo. A great zoo voted Best Large Atttraction in 2010.  Includes SkyTrek an aerial trekking course and zipwire, daily feeding talks and displays, and an amzing Birds of prey display. Giraffe, house, safari roadtrain, play areas and interactive activities make this superb family fun.  Find out more at
    • Norfolk Broads tours. There is no better way to explore the Norfolk Broads than by boat.  And, if you don’t want to hire a boat yourself why not take a river trip that includes live commentary, refreshments and toilets!  Find out more at
    • Hovetone Hall Gardens. Beautiful gardens and woodland with superb collections od rhododendrons and azaleas.  There are stunning formal gardens and peaceful walks alongside the lake.  There is plenty of things for children too with activity trails.   Find out more at

    If you are looking for a short break in Norfolk or a longer holiday you will find some great accomodation options including cottages and apartments in Norfolk, B&B’s and guest houses. Often a slightly cheaper alternative are holiday lodges and cabins that provide quality accommodation at affordable prices, see holiday lodges in Norfolk.

  • Take a 7 night holiday at Keldy Forest Cabins in Vale of York this August and save up to £271

    Date: 2011.07.19 | Category: Holiday Parks, holidays, Latest News, Special offers - time limited | Response: 0

    Keldy Forest CabinHoseasons are offering great deals on lodge holidays this summer. Stay at Keldy Forest Cabins in Vale of York during August and a family of 4 can stay for as little as £813 for 7 nights.

    The lodges are spacious two storey timber cabins and include a hot tub. They are tucked away deep in the heart of the Keldy forest, which is also home to an abundance of flora and fauna.

  • Stay for 7 nights at Thanet Well Lodges in the Lake District this summer and save £100

    Date: 2011.07.19 | Category: Holiday Parks, holidays, Latest News, Special offers - time limited | Response: 0

    Hoseasons have some great deals on Lodges this summer! Stay at Thanet Well Lodge 2 VIP for 7 nights at the end of July and save Thanet Well Lodge 2£100 on your family holiday.

    Thanet Well Lodge 2 VIP is a luxurious contemporary lodge that sleeps 4 – one double with ensuite shower and one twin or two doubles. The perfect venue for getting away from the hustle and bustle of modern life Thanet Well Lodges sits on the edge of Greystoke Forest just outside the Lake District National Park in an area renowned for its scenic splendour character and wealth of activities and attractions.

  • Loch Tay, Aberfeldy, Perthshire, Scotland – A beautiful place to stay

    Date: 2011.07.13 | Category: Cottages, holidays, Latest News, Places to go, Self catering | Response: 0

    Loch Tay is a charming barn conversion that enjoys spectacular views over the loch. It is beautifully positioned on a 40-acre estate between the high peaks of Ben Lawers and the sweeping beauty of Loch Tay. The original stone walls conceal a beautiful modern interior, completely rebuilt to offer high quality accommodation with contemporary stylish furnishings and fittings throughout. The pretty village of Killin is 6 miles away, Aberfeldy is 16 miles and 2 miles along the road, an excellent inn offers good food. On the ground floor there is a spacious living room with a cathedral ceiling and wood burning stove.

    Features about this property:

    • Loch Tay Aberfeldy PerthshireFishing nearby
    • Wood burning stove
    • Golf nearby
    • Sleeps 6
    • Swimming in the Loch
    • Sailing and other water sports
    • Climbing
    • Walking
    • Riding

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  • Grab a short break for under £250 – Stay at The Bay in Filey for 3 nights for 4 people

    Date: 2011.07.08 | Category: Apartments, Cottages, Holiday Parks, holidays, Latest News, Self catering, Special offers - time limited | Response: 0

    The Bay is a prestigious development of holiday cottages and apartments offering the ideal getaway for short breaks and holidays at any time of the year. Set within 150 acres of landscaped parkland this exciting holiday resort has nearly 600 metres of frontage onto a safe and sandy beach.

    The Bay FileyThe Victorian resort of Filey is just 3 miles away with shops restaurants and award winning gardens and museum. The friendly atmosphere and traditional seaside charm has made it a holiday favourite for many years. The larger resort of Scarborough is only a short drive away. The Bay affords guests easy access for visiting the countless attractions the area has to offer and is a great base for exploring the breathtaking Yorkshire coastline North Yorkshire Moors and the historic city of York just 40 miles away.

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