Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Skiddaw Croft Bed & Breakfast, Portinscale, Keswick, Cumbria

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Skiddaw Croft Bed & Breakfast, Portinscale, Keswick, Cumbria, Lake District National Park

Skiddaw Croft Bed & Breakfast offers superb guest house accommodation in Portinscale, Cumbria. We are near Keswick and in an excellent location for exploring the Lake District National Park.

Four of our bedrooms are at the front of the building and boast far reaching views across Derwentwater and the surrounding Fells. All the rooms include excellent facilities, including free Wi-Fi. 

We serve a serve delicious breakfast to suit all tastes. We source everything locally whenever possible and also provide vegetarian and gluten free options.

We are in a prime location for exploring the Lake District, whether you want to do water sports, hiking, fell running or mountain biking. Both Derwentwater Marina and Nichol End Marine are only minutes away, both offering a wide variety of activities such as sailing, kayaking and paddle boarding, as well as boat hire and tuition. You can take the boat to nearby Keswick or walk to the town via the West side of the Lake for the Moot Hall market.

Further afield you’ll find the historical sites of Castlerigg Stone Circle and Honister Slate Mine. You can also head to Whinlatter Forest for rare wildlife, mountain biking and the GoApe centre for climbing activities.

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Monday, 23 April 2018

Fiorlin, Melrose, Scottish Borders

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Fiorlin, Melrose, Scottish Borders

Fiorlin is located in a quiet cul-de-sac close to the town centre, Fiorlin offers bed and breakfast accommodation in a detached house of character set within its own walls.

The bed and breakfast accommodation has been tastefully decorated throughout, with a blue and white theme and natural wood finishes and is completely self contained, offering good privacy for guests. 

Nestled in the beautiful hills of the Scottish Borders, lies the historic town of Melrose. One of the most popular towns to visit in the Borders, Melrose is a small town which retains all the atmosphere and relaxed way of life everyone is looking for. 

For those interested in history, there is of course the ancient Melrose Abbey, reputed resting place of Robert the Bruce's heart, as well as the nearby ruins of the Roman settlement of Trimontium. There are many historic houses in the area, including Abbotsford House and Floors Castle. 

If you enjoy scenery, then a trip to Smailholm Towere or Scott's View (named after Sir Walter Scott) is well worth a visit, stop off on the way to discover the well hidden Victorian statue of William Wallace. There are many walks available amongst the hills and the Borders itself is a great place for a cycle holiday. Hillwalkers return year after year to climb to the top of the Eildons for a great view of the area, or if you're keen on rugby, remember that Melrose is home to the world famous 'Greenyards'. 

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Barbican Reach Bed and Breakfast, The Hoe, Plymouth, Devon

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Barbican Reach Bed and Breakfast, The Hoe, Plymouth, Devon 

Barbican Reach Bed and Breakfast is a family run business providing comfortable accommodation set in a quiet location on the edge of the Barbican in Plymouth. It is just a short walk from the cities amenities. This is an ideal base from which to explore the county of Devon.

A delicious breakfast is included in the price.

A short 10 minute stroll will take you into the city centre where you can shop till you drop in the many well known high street outlets. Alternatively, the West End offers a host of interesting independent retailers, as well as a traditional indoor market. 

If you haven't been to Plymouth before you will find that it has so much to offer. The Dartmoor National Park is a short drive away and there are many excellent beaches nearby - after all, Plymouth is the gateway to Cornwall. 

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The Bucks Head, Church Stretton, Shropshire

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The Bucks Head, Church Stretton, Shropshire

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The Bucks Head in Shropshire, offers superb rooms and a lovely restaurant and bar in the charming market town of Church Stretton. We are only a few minutes from The Long Mynd, making us the ideal base to explore the local area. 

Our excellent restaurant offers a good selection of meals to choose from using as much local produce as possible. Meals are served in the pub, however for guests wishing to eat in the restaurant area we recommend reserving a table.

Our pub serves some of the best drinks in the local area. We offer 5 real ales and The Bucks Head is Cask Marque accredited. We also serve wonderful lagers, beers and an extensive wine list. 

Our pub serves some of the best drinks in the local area. We offer 5 real ales and The Bucks Head is Cask Marque accredited. We also serve wonderful lagers, beers and an extensive wine list. 

The Bucks Head is on the door step of many local shops and services. Just a few minutes’ walk away is The Long Mynd, a vast area of hills and moor land, much of it belonging to and managed by The National Trust. The Long Mynd has been an attraction for walkers for well over 100 years and has many walks, lots of which seem to end at a pub. There is also the Carding Mill Valley, one of the most attractive valleys in England. The whole of this area is designated an Area of Outstanding natural Beauty.

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Beaumont Guest House, Ipswich, Suffolk

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Beaumont Guest House, Ipswich, Suffolk

Beaumont Guest House in Ipswich, Suffolk, offers superb guest house accommodation in a central location. We offer clean, comfortable and affordable rooms, ensuring we suit all your needs.


Each room is furnished with cosy beds, a flat screen TV, sink and tea and coffee making facilities. Our en suites are tastefully decorated and include a toilet, sink and shower. 

All local amenities are within walking distance. We are about a mile from the heart of the town, football club, marina, Wolsey theatre, university and public transportation links.

Ipswich's Waterfront was recently at the centre of a regeneration project and now holds a variety of shops and restaurants on the waterfront, alongside a bustling marina.

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The Tudor House, The Hoe, Plymouth, Devon

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The Tudor House, The Hoe, Plymouth, Devon

The Tudor Guest House in Plymouth, Devon is an elegant building, offering all modern facilities for the discerning traveller. Your hosts Paul and Leslie are on hand to welcome all old and new guests to this family run guest house and will endeavour to make your stay, whether long or short, as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. 

Our guest house on Plymouth Hoe thrives on the friendly service & clean, relaxing guest rooms that will make you want to return time and time again. 

Breakfast is cooked fresh to order each morning and is a homely cooked full English breakfast. Pack lunches also available upon request.

The guest house is minutes away from everything that you could want, whether it is shopping, theatre, beaches or the moors for walking. From our guest house it is only a two minute stroll to the historic Plymouth Hoe, where it is reputed that Sir Francis Drake played that infamous game of bowls. We are minutes away from the centre of Plymouths shopping malls.

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Bryn Aethwy, Menai Bridge, Anglesey

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Bryn Aethwy, Menai Bridge, Anglesey

Bryn Aethwy is a Victorian property located within the small town of Menai Bridge on the Isle of Anglesey. The house offers high quality bed and breakfast accommodation.

Bedroom 1 has a sleigh bed, bedroom 2 is a superking with Sky TV, bedroom 3 boasts a 4 poster bed and brilliant views. All bedrooms are en suite and include a 32" TV and DVD player, hot drink making facilities and Wi-Fi.

The lounge is spacious with a separate dining room where a delicious breakfast is served.

Menai bridge has a selection of shops, pubs and restaurants. It is also home to Thomas Telford's Suspension Bridge and The Britannia Bridge. Anglesey has beautiful landscape, coastlines and range of attractions. Some examples of places to visit include Anglesey Sea Zoo, Greenwood Forest Park and South Stack Lighthouse.

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