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Weekend Theatre Breaks in North Devon at The Barnstaple TheatreFest

Theatre lovers?  Why not book a holiday cottage in Barnstaple or North Devon for a memorable theatre weekend this June. From Thursday June 23rd to Sunday June 26th – in beautiful North Devon see up to 38 different shows at Barnstaple’s impressive Fringe…

Continue Reading Published - 24/05/2016

Splash Out On A Holiday Cottage With A Pool

The outdoor pool at Pippen Cottage near Saltash in Cornwall Splash Out on a Holiday Cottage With A Pool! Whether it is indoors or outdoors, one of the best things about holiday cottages with a swimming pool is…

Continue Reading Published - 25/01/2016

Winter Walks Blog

Cottages For Winter Holiday Walks There’s nothing quite like a bracing winter walk through muddy country lanes or across windswept beaches and cliff tops to blow out the cobwebs. So, pack your wellies and make a weekend of it. Combine one…

Continue Reading Published - 14/01/2016

Summer Budget - Simpkins Edwards

2015 Summer Budget and Autumn Statement  What’s of interest to FHL owners We invited our accountants, Simpkins Edwards, to offer a thumbnail description of the way the changes in the 2015 Summer and Autumn budgets will affect holiday…

Continue Reading Published - 14/01/2016

Britain’s Wonderful World Championships

Self Catering Holidays at Britain’s World Championships It’s so hard to choose where to go for a weekend break in the UK. There are few corners of this fine country that don’t offer visitors stunning views, historic houses,…

Continue Reading Published - 08/01/2016

January 2016 Happy New Year!

My Favourite Newsletter January 2016 Welcome to the first My Favourite Newsletter of 2016. We’ve got lots of news for cottage owners, from interior design to the way the cottage advertising market is changing. This Newsletter is published…

Continue Reading Published - 05/01/2016

What Makes A Truly Dog Friendly Holiday Cottage?

  Dog Friendly Cottages for Holidays With Your Dog  Friendly' 'Dog friendly' or 'Pet Friendly' are terms that get thrown around a lot in the holiday cottage world. But like most labels, different levels of…

Continue Reading Published - 10/12/2015

Attraction Passes - The Perfect Present

  UK ATTRACTION PASSES THE PERFECT GIFT FOR CHRISTMAS! Travelling can be expensive! But it’s the little charges that really get you. When you turn up to that attraction and pay out on tickets you almost don’t notice it’s happening! But…

Continue Reading Published - 20/11/2015

November 2015 Newsletter

November 2015 Newsletter Dear Owners! Well, the short dark days of November are upon us with thoughts of long hot sunny days little more than a memory, hopefully kept alive by the number of bookings already in your diary for summer 2016. If your…

Continue Reading Published - 17/11/2015

Christmas 2015

  CHRISTMAS BLOG On the twelfth day of Christmas, My Favourites gave to me Twelve months a year Alleviated Fears Ten search options Nine to nine calling Late Booking Discount Seven days a week Six Santa’s helpers Five Star Reviews…

Continue Reading Published - 06/11/2015

November 2015 My Favourite Newsletter for Holiday Cottage People

Well, the dark short days of November are upon us with thoughts of cottage holidays on long hot sunny days little more than a promise, hopefully kept alive by the number of bookings already in the diary for summer 2016. If your availability calendar is still looking a little…

Continue Reading Published - 03/11/2015

Bonfire Night 2015

    Remember, remember the fifth of November, Gunpowder, treason and plot. I see no reason, why gunpowder treason Should ever be committed if one has rented a lovely warm self-catered holiday cottage.     Photo courtesy of Alchemy Fireworks…

Continue Reading Published - 23/10/2015

No TRICKS, just a TREAT! with a Halloween holiday cottage.

Whether you’re into scaring children, or would rather be the one running, we have the perfect self catered holiday suggestions for you this Halloween. Here are some of our favourite attractions, and holiday cottages where you can stay to experience them! The West…

Continue Reading Published - 15/10/2015

A Change of Address for My Favourite Holiday Cottages

A Change of Address for My Favourite Holiday Cottages Come in and say hi!       We have moved! The My Favourite Holiday Cottages team has moved to larger offices (with better broadband speed). Whereas we used to operate from converted stables in the…

Continue Reading Published - 05/10/2015

Newsletter October 2015 - News for UK Holiday Cottages

Welcome to the My Favourite Holiday Cottages Newsletter for October. You are receiving this because you currently have a cottage that is live on the site. In the news for you this month: * Getting your cottage featured in our blog * Recommended reading for marketing a…

Continue Reading Published - 24/09/2015

My Favourite Holiday Cottages September 2015 Newsletter

In the absence of our Newsletters since June, it may seem like we have been taking the summer off at My Favourites Towers – and thank you to all those who called and e-mailed to say you’ve been missing our Newsletters over the past couple of months – and particularly the useful…

Continue Reading Published - 24/09/2015

Somerset Winter Carnival Breaks

  Visit a Winter Carnival For a Weekend Break in Somerset         The stunning 'Head Hunters' Cart presented by the Globe Carnival Club at a Somerset Winter Carnival (Thanks for the photo!). Looking for something spectacular to do for a…

Continue Reading Published - 24/09/2015

Find A Perfect Holiday Cottage (Without Losing the Will to Live)

  You think you need to view hundreds of properties to find your perfect UK holiday cottage? Think again! Afton Thatch, a holiday cottage in Isle of Wight - "the quintessential country cottage"   As a directory site, the team at My Favourite Holiday…

Continue Reading Published - 19/09/2015

Devon's 'Milky Way' offer!

  Book a cottage in October Half Term and get into The Milky Way FREE!     We have teamed up with The Milky Way family adventure play zone near Clovelly on the North Devon-Cornwall border to offer you two FREE adult tickets when you book one of these…

Continue Reading Published - 15/09/2015

May 2015 Newsletter For Holiday Cottage Owners

May! It’s the time of year when we all look forward to (and perhaps pray for) the arrival of long summer days and warm balmy nights. Of course the weather rarely plays ball, but one of the great advantages that holiday cottages have over hotels is that it is much better to have…

Continue Reading Published - 14/05/2015

Easter 2015 Newsletter from My Favourite Holiday Cottages

Welcome to the Easter 2015 Newsletter – and may the sun shine on your holiday cottage over the next fortnight. We’ve had a cracking and wonderfully hectic time here at My Favourite Holiday Cottage Towers over the past few weeks, not just building the new website, but…

Continue Reading Published - 01/04/2015

Booking A Holiday Cottage at Christmas

Still planning to do the ‘same old same old’ at home this Christmas? Why not gather the family together somewhere special by booking a cosy character cottage in the UK to celebrate the season of goodwill, or ring in the New Year. Alternatively, if not with the…

Continue Reading Published - 09/10/2014

8 Great British Beach Cafes from Cornwall to Scotland

  If life is a beach, there needs to be somewhere handy to eat. That would be a beach cafe. My memory of beach cafes in Britain as a child essentially comprises a sun-bleached wooden chalet with a few benches selling pots of tea in stainless steel teapots, a crusty…

Continue Reading Published - 31/07/2014

Finding Festival Accommodation To Enjoy A Festival In Style

Festival Holidays have become something of a Great British pastime. Festivals are a great way to spend a few memorable days away from home. What’s more, there are plenty of festivals to choose from. There isn’t a single weekend in the year when there isn’t a…

Continue Reading Published - 10/07/2014

Scam Warning for Holiday Cottage Owners: June 2014

One of our subscribers has e-mailed us to say that they received a telephone call from a man calling himself James, claiming he was working for My Favourite Holiday Cottages. He offered to give their cottage a guaranteed position in the Top 10 (of what we don't know!) in return…

Continue Reading Published - 23/06/2014

10 Top Tips For Finding and Booking Large Holiday Cottages

Biallid - a Scottish Manor Farmhouse in Newtonmore. Sleeps 14. A superb choice for an active outdoor holiday. Follow The Trend and Plan A Holiday With The Gang! More and more families and groups of friends are enjoying holidays together by sharing large holiday cottages.…

Continue Reading Published - 02/06/2014

My Faovurite Holiday Cottages May 2014 Newsletter

Greetings! And welcome to the Monthly Newsletter for My Favourite Holiday Cottages (MFHC). As you'll probably have begun to notice, while some fooball managers refer to themselves as 'The Chosen One' or 'The Special One', and the like, if you are subscribing to My Favourite…

Continue Reading Published - 21/05/2014

Greetings 'My Favourite Holiday Cottage' People!

By now your cottages should be overflowing with guests enjoying a memorable Easter Holiday. Thus far they can hardly complain about the recent weather and long may it continue. While there’s a short break forecast in the blue sky weather we’ve been enjoying, the Met Office is…

Continue Reading Published - 01/04/2014

My Favourite Holiday Cottages Newsletter March 2014

Apologies for the slight delay to this newsletter - business has been delightfully brisk here at My Favourite Towers - and the end of the month arrived well before we were ready for it. Still, we're back on track now. We love this time of year as the hedgerows round about…

Continue Reading Published - 01/04/2014

February 2014 News & Advice from My Favourite Holiday Cottages

As I write this, the sun is shining, snowdrops and crocuses are in full bloom and daffodils are budding; all the signs of a promising spring in fact. No doubt this will come as a relief to those of you in flood-hit areas. From our perspective, despite the rain the eternal…

Continue Reading Published - 27/02/2014

Janaury 2014, And A Year Of Promise Awaits

Can it be the end of January already? Wet and soggy it may have been, but it hasn’t stopped the traffic to My Favourite Holiday Cottages quadrupling this month. We’re hoping this is a good sign for holiday cottage owners, a promise of a good year ahead. The recent weeks of…

Continue Reading Published - 28/01/2014

Welcome to Our December 2013 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Greetings! On behalf of us all at My Favourite Holiday Cottages, (that’s Rick, Harry, Ed, the two Amanda’s, Jason, Charlie, Andy and Jack), may I wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year packed with an abundance of delightfully friendly, well-behaved guests…

Continue Reading Published - 23/12/2013

Christmas & New Year Holidays in Devon

Spend Christmas or New Year in a North Devon Holiday Cottage Still looking for a holiday cottage with availability for Christmas and/or the New Year?  There aren’t many gems left by now, but we’ve managed to uncover a few too good to be left unbooked.…

Continue Reading Published - 02/12/2013

Welcome to the November 2013 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

November. Not the sunniest of months – although as I write this we’re enjoying some crisp, clear morning. Nor is November the most hectic month in terms of bookings and enquiries, bar the odd flurry of Christmas & New Year requests. For holiday property owners, it’s a chance…

Continue Reading Published - 27/11/2013

The 2013 Christmas Photo Competition

It's competition time again! All over the country, people will be reviewing their photographic archives in search of an image that will be good enough to be awarded the ultimate accolade: The My Holiday Marketing Christmas Card. For an online company, we are still dedicated…

Continue Reading Published - 30/10/2013

Welcome to the October 2013 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

As the nights close in, it's nice to imagine families crowding around a screen oohing and aahing in response to what they are viewing. No, they're not watching Strictly, they are surfing the collection of cottages on My Favourite Holiday Cottages. Even though this is perhaps the…

Continue Reading Published - 08/10/2013

Welcome to the September Holiday Cottages 2013 Newsletter

Let’s start with the good news. From where we are sitting, it seems next summer cannot come soon enough for holiday cottage devotees - such is the increase in bookings for holiday cottages in 2014. Everybody wants to holiday! Bookings and enquiries are almost double what they…

Continue Reading Published - 23/09/2013

7 Fine Farmers' Markets and Places to Stay

September, and harvest festival time in the shires (at the time of writing). But there’s an all year round harvest festival to be enjoyed all over the UK in the form of Farmers’ Markets. If you’ve yet to visit one, put aside your next trip to Tesco and head for…

Continue Reading Published - 20/09/2013

Welcome to the August 2013 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Welcome to the August 2013 Newsletter. I think it was George Formby who used to say "Turned out nice again!" and this summer certainly did just that, reversing the dismal wet trends of recent years with oven-like blasts of long and glorious days of sunshine. And…

Continue Reading Published - 27/08/2013

Which Holiday Cottage Reviews To Trust

First of all, before you read the reviews, make sure the cottage you’re considering is a cottage you’re quite happy to stay in before reading the reviews. Does it fit your criteria? Imagine yourself and your family or friends relaxing in the photos etc. An example…

Continue Reading Published - 08/08/2013

Welcome to the July 2013 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Finally, a summer, a real wall-to-wall-sunshine of a summer. And haven't we noticed the fact - not just because of the weather, but by the increase in the number of visitors as thousands of people look for a last minute cottage holiday in the UK. This is perfect timing,…

Continue Reading Published - 17/07/2013

Six Secret Beaches in North Devon and Cornwall

Planning a last minute seaside holiday but don’t want to be overrun by the crowds? Here are six ‘secret beaches’ together with recommended holiday cottages in the seaside counties of Devon and Cornwall. Of course, it’s impossible to find a beach so secret…

Continue Reading Published - 17/07/2013

Welcome to the June 2013 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

This month's Holiday Cottages Newsletter contains details of our latest website improvements, important upgrades to your Members area and news of our improved range of discounts on subscriptions. And that's just the essential news about My Favourite Holiday Cottages. We're…

Continue Reading Published - 20/06/2013

Eleven Top Tips for Finding and Booking a Holiday Cottage

Booking a holiday cottage? It’s a jungle out there! But, with a little insider knowledge, you can find your dream cottage at a good price and enjoy the peace of mind that comes with knowing your holiday is safe and secure. We’ve compiled this list of eleven handy…

Continue Reading Published - 17/06/2013

May 2013: Welcome to Your Holiday Cottages Newsletter

The sun has shown it's self at last and we at My Favourite Holiday Cottages have decided to celebrate by launching a new, easier to use members area, new payment options and share our 3 latest blog posts with you all. We hope you'll enjoy the coming months updates, sunshine…

Continue Reading Published - 31/05/2013

Welcome to the April 2013 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

There's just a feeling in the air that winter has finally snuck away and, with a little more warmth and sunshine, spring in the UK is finally is about to explode. Certainly the primroses in the deep Devon lane on which our offices are located have gone from a bedraggled few…

Continue Reading Published - 18/04/2013

Welcome to the March 2013 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Good afternoon! It seems that winter just cannot let go this year. The good news is that this spring the weather has behaved remarkably different to the last few years when weeks of sunny dry days in March and April heralded dismally wet summers thereafter. So, perhaps we are…

Continue Reading Published - 13/03/2013

Welcome to the February 2013 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

The winter still has its grip on the weather at present, but at least the cold dry conditions are much preferred to the endless rain that seems to have been our lot for most of 2013 so far (bar the occasional snowfall). Interestingly, since it stopped raining we’ve noticed a…

Continue Reading Published - 26/02/2013

Welcome to the January 2013 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Hello everyone and a Happy New Year to all of our subscribers - old and new! Judging by the chatter online, 2013 looks like it’s going to be a promising year, especially when compared to the erratic booking patterns of 2012. We’ve seen a notable increase in bookings for…

Continue Reading Published - 23/01/2013

Welcome to the Christmas 2012 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Hello everyone! Merry Christmas and welcome to our final newsletter for 2012. I don’t know about you, but it feels like the last 12 months simply have flown by for everyone working on My Favourite Holiday Cottages. It’s been a good year. During its course, we’ve been…

Continue Reading Published - 13/12/2012

Welcome to the November 2012 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Hello everyone and welcome to this months newsletter. With just a few weeks to go before Christmas (where has the year gone?) we’re busy making final fixes in preparation for the 2013 rush - more on this below. In this issue, -We have an important update regarding how My…

Continue Reading Published - 28/11/2012

Welcome to the October 2012 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Hello everyone and a big welcome to this month's newsletter. For our new holiday cottage owners who have recently subscribed to us, we’d like you to think of the monthly newsletter as another benefit you enjoy through advertising your cottage on My Favourite Holiday Cottages.…

Continue Reading Published - 18/10/2012

Your September 2012 Newsletter from My Favourite Holiday Cottages

We'd like to start by apologising to those of you who didn't receive your copy of the August Holiday Cottages newsletter. Due to an unforeseen technical error some of you missed out, but don't worry - the newsletter can be seen in our news section here (along with past editions…

Continue Reading Published - 19/09/2012

Large Holiday Cottages

With the party season just around the corner, looking for a large holiday cottage can be the perfect way for groups of friends and extended families to find a venue which can accommodate everyone in style. Instead of the traditional hotel option large holiday cottages with many…

Continue Reading Published - 06/09/2012

Welcome to the August 2012 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Hello everyone and welcome to the August Holiday Cottages Newsletter which this month has a clear social media theme. This month also marks the first our anniversary of the MFHC Newsletter, so there’s a large cake bearing a single candle in our offices - if you’re in North Devon…

Continue Reading Published - 17/08/2012

More News from My Favourite Holiday Cottages - June 2012

Hello everyone and welcome to the July 2012 Holiday Cottages Newsletter. With the recent bad weather affecting the tourism industry you probably don’t need us to tell you that gaining those all important summer bookings is becoming increasingly difficult as people decide to…

Continue Reading Published - 17/07/2012

UK Farm Cottages

With wide open spaces, countryside views and plenty of peace and quiet, many farms across the UK have chosen to make the most of what they have to create a range of stunning farm holiday cottages for guests to enjoy. By combining modern facilities with the rural charm of a…

Continue Reading Published - 17/07/2012

Welcome to the June 2012 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Hello everyone and welcome to this months newsletter! We’d also like to welcome the new property owners that have signed up to My Favourite Holiday Cottages since our last newsletter which means we’re now close to reaching 600 properties on the site. We’ve reached that stage…

Continue Reading Published - 20/06/2012

The May 2012 Newsletter for My Favourite Holiday Cottages

We hope everyone has a good May Day bank holiday and we'd like to say a big welcome to all the cottages which have recently signed up over the last couple of weeks. We've got some excellent news in terms of our achievements on My Favourite Holiday Cottages, so please have a…

Continue Reading Published - 15/05/2012

Welcome to the April 2012 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Hello everyone and a belated Happy Easter. We hope it's been a busy time for all owners and their holiday cottages, as we now are looking forward to the summer months ahead. As always we've been continuing to work hard on improving My Favourite Holiday Cottages and our biggest…

Continue Reading Published - 16/04/2012

The Perfect Time to Visit the Lake District

The Lake District has long since been a favourite with writers, artists, poets and, of course, holidaymakers.  But when is the best time to visit?  Summer days can be beautiful but also busy... the Winter months can be equally stunning yet much quieter, and the Autumn…

Continue Reading Published - 10/04/2012

The March 2012 My Favourite Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Can We Make a Good Website Better? Of course! We've been working hard to continue to improve My Favourite Holiday Cottages We're pleased with the steady increase in traffic the website…

Continue Reading Published - 16/03/2012

Welcome to the February 2012 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

2012 has started off very well for our subscribers with plenty of traffic and enquiries coming through the website which have hopefully turned into successful bookings for you all. We’d also like to welcome all of the new holiday cottage owners who have signed up since…

Continue Reading Published - 31/01/2012

New My Favourite Holiday Cottages Availability Calendar

The launch of our new Availability Calendar on My Favourite Holiday Cottages. Please accept our apologies if you have received this message more than once.…

Continue Reading Published - 16/12/2011

Welcome to the Christmas 2011 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

Christmas is nearly upon us (as if you didn’t know) inspiring us to create "My Favourite Christmas Newsletter" (please don’t groan). Over the last year My Favourite Holiday Cottages has continued to see steady growth in the numbers of owners and potential guests using the…

Continue Reading Published - 16/12/2011

Christmas on Exmoor

Newly launched onto the holiday cottage market in November 2011, the stunning Farmhouse property of Emmett's Grange and its accompanying Linhay annexe now provides the perfect location to spend a holiday during any time of the year. Emmetts Grange sleeps 11 guests in the main…

Continue Reading Published - 30/11/2011

Welcome to the November 2011 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

With winter very much on its way, it’s still a busy time here at My Favourite Holiday Cottages. With a whole host of new features planned we’re continuing to make My Favourites even better as 2012 bookers begin looking for their next holiday. To ensure your cottages listing is…

Continue Reading Published - 18/11/2011

Welcome to the October 2011 Holiday Cottages Newsletter

We’d like to tell you about the latest improvements coming to My Favourite Holiday Cottages as we seek to drive more bookers to your website - and help you get better value from your subscription. With the night’s drawing in we’ve been working hard to keep the improvements…

Continue Reading Published - 18/10/2011

Welcome to the September 2011 newsletter

It’s been a very busy time at the My Favourite offices over the last month so to keep you up to date with all the exciting developments happening here please read on to find out how we’re improving our website so you can make your holiday cottage listing even more…

Continue Reading Published - 14/09/2011

Welcome to the August 2011 holiday cottages newsletter

To make My Favourite Holiday Cottages even better we are working on a number of improvements to help you get the most out of your…

Continue Reading Published - 22/08/2011

Fishy Goings-on in North Devon

Sea Ilfracombe  2 - 4 Sept 2011.     A re- enactment of Napoleon Bonaparte’s failed attempt to capture Ilfracombe is just one of the highlights of this charming North Devon town’s Maritime Festival 2011. Promising an eclectic mix of events,…

Continue Reading Published - 19/07/2011

EPC Surveys from £39.99!

  It’s not long to go now before the 30th June deadline for all holiday cottages to have a Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) if your property is let out for more than 4 weeks a year.  As part of European legislation the certificates will grade your…

Continue Reading Published - 28/06/2011

Car Free UK Holidays

With petrol topping £1.40 per litre in some places, suggestions for a car-free holiday can be very welcome. My Favourite Holiday Cottages feature a wide choice of charming UK self-catering retreats where guests can make the most of their holiday without the use of a car.…

Continue Reading Published - 03/05/2011

Web Developer Job Description

Job Description for a Web Designer/Developer   My Holiday Marketing Ltd is looking for a passionate WEB DESIGNER/DEVELOPER proficient in MYSQL AND ASP with some experience of CSS and PHP desirable. We have a vision to build a leading brand and need a web genius to make…

Continue Reading Published - 03/05/2011

Garden Delights in April and May

Marwood Hill Garden in North Devon offers stunning displays of Camellias and Rhododendron at this time of year, and the new Magnolias are a welcome addition. The gardens also play host to National Collections of Japanese Iris, Astilbe, and Tulbaghia.  Rye Cottage near…

Continue Reading Published - 14/04/2011

Easter Late Availability in Devon

Indoor &  Outdoor Opportunities If the weather is iffy, there is nothing better to amuse the kids than an indoor heated pool. Byre Cottage, part of the North Hill Cottage Estate is a peaceful retreat deep in the North Devon countryside, which has a pool and a brand new…

Continue Reading Published - 31/03/2011

Steamin' Holiday Cottages

It’s full steam ahead for Britain’s heritage railways this year. Many lines reported record passenger numbers last year, and with the UK looking forward to welcoming more overseas visitors in 2011,   these attractions, exemplifying the very essence of…

Continue Reading Published - 31/03/2011

Holiday Cottages for Royal Weddings

Friday 29 April will be a day of national celebration in the UK. The Royal Wedding of Prince William to Catherine Middleton has been long awaited and what a great excuse for a party! Having been amongst  the crowds of well-wishers lining the streets of London at the last…

Continue Reading Published - 03/03/2011

UK Holiday Cottages Close to Bluebell Woods

Where to See the Bluebells This Spring Access for All Arlington Bluebell Walk, East Sussex mid-April ˆ mid-May. Swathes of blue carpet the fields and woodlands at Arlington where there are 8 walks of differing degrees over 3 farms. The Blue Walk is gravelled and suitable…

Continue Reading Published - 03/03/2011

UK Holiday Cottages with Royal Wedding Associations

Honeymoon escapes suitable for a Royal Couple You don’t have to be in London to share the excitement of the Royal Wedding. The UK has been officially granted a ‘Bank Holiday’ or day off on 29 April, and the licensing laws have been extended to allow pubs and…

Continue Reading Published - 03/03/2011

Royal Wedding Holiday Cottage Connections

Two Cottages Close to Royal Households As the Royal Wedding day gets closer, the Best Man (William’s brother Harry), Maid of Honour (Kate’s sister Phillipa Middleton), bridesmaids and pageboys have all been chosen.   The wedding dress and flowers are still…

Continue Reading Published - 03/03/2011

Treat Yourself Like Royalty at These UK Holiday Cottages

Royal Wedding News - 4 Well the Royal wedding invitations have been sent out, all 1900 of them, including friends, family, and assorted heads of state and dignitaries. There is outrage in the UK press that Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, and once married to Prince Andrew, has…

Continue Reading Published - 03/03/2011

Dog Heaven in Devon. My Favourite Holiday Cottages is featured in Devon Life magazine

Dog Friendly Devon: Great Dog Friendly Holiday Cottages in DevonWith its wide sandy beaches, moorlands, fields, countryside and hundreds of walking trails, Devon is a great place for dogs. Highlighting dog heaven, Rick Bond and Harry Roberts from My Favourite Holiday Cottages…

Continue Reading Published - 22/02/2011

Holiday Cottages for Romantic Escapes

Romantic Escapes in the UK Clichéd as it may be, Valentines Day does give couples an excuse to escape the humdrum. ‘Romantic’ also means idealistic so whilst we may not want to live in a cottage in the countryside all the time,  a cosy weekend away may…

Continue Reading Published - 04/02/2011

Summer Holiday Lettings

Make money from your biggest asset A new way to earn a little extra cash Are you a property owner living in near the beach, in the country or close to the heart of a popular tourist city like York or Bath? Have thought about taking advantage of your biggest asset, your home,…

Continue Reading Published - 09/12/2010

Somewhere Different for New Year: Bideford, Devon

Somewhere Different for New Year: Bideford, Devon Thousands of revellers throng the quayside in Bideford, North Devon from early evening onwards as they gather in fancy dress to celebrate the end of the old year and coming of the new. Young and old enjoy family…

Continue Reading Published - 09/12/2010