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Encompassing Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset, the South West is one of the most popular cottage holiday destinations in the UK. Boasting some of the most unspoilt countryside and coastline in the UK, it is easy to see why booking holiday cottages in the South West is so popular. See all of our South West Cottages
The Southern counties of England are varied, each with their own character and charm. Our collection of holiday cottages in Southern England covers the areas of Berkshire, Greater London, Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Kent, Surrey, Sussex and Wiltshire. See all of our Southern England Cottages
The North West England region is home to the counties of Cheshire, Cumbria and Lancashire, each with their own unique qualities that draw in international visitors. The region is steeped in history as well as popular tourist attractions making it a popular destination to visit all year round. See all of our North West Cottages
Visit historic North East England with its castles and ruins, beautiful coastline and family attractions whilst staying in one of our luxurious holiday cottages. The region is home to countless Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, National Parks and World Heritage Sites. See all of our North East Cottages
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Handpicked Cottages have selected what we believe are some of the finest holiday cottages in Wales. We have some superb properties in the most beautiful areas of the country. Rural valleys meet with the stunning coasts to make Wales a perfect self-catering cottage destination. See all of our Wales Cottages
The UK is blessed with some of the most beautiful and diverse National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty anywhere in the world. For us, these stretch from Isles of Scilly holiday cottages in the south to the very tip of Scotland. The largest of these is the Lake District but there are well over 50 in total. See all of our Cottages in Special Places
Badgers holt offers quality self catering accommodation and is ideally situated to explore many of Cornwall's attractions. The property is ideal for holidays and special breaks and is suitable for couples and small families.
If you love badgers you will love Badgers Holt The badgers of Badgers Holt can been seen most nights foraging outside of the front window and are an added bonus for guests who stay at this quality property in West Cornwall.
The accommodation can sleep up to 4 guests and comprises of a stylish bungalow with two double bedrooms, one with king size double bed the other with zip-link beds giving the choice of two 3′ singles or one super king double. With a modern kitchen and a bathroom with both full sized bath and separate shower cubicle, there are all the home comforts you would expect from a first class holiday home. There are sliding glass doors leading to a terrace which is a sun trap and there are steps up to a large secluded garden which is for the sole use of the guests of Badgers Holt, with the garden chairs and bar-b-cue it is the ideal place to relax and let the world pass you by.
Centrally located the beaches of both the South Coast and the North Coast are within easy reach (15 to 20 minutes by car) giving a wide choice of Cornwall’s beautiful sandy beaches and bays and rugged North Coast.
The glass patio doors give a view of the private back garden where there are relaxing chairs and a table on the patio and steps up to the lawn where there are a wooden picnic table and benches along with a swing ball game for the energetic. A bar-b-cue with charcoal is stored in the garden container where there is also a parasol for those who would like some shade.
The badgers feast every night on peanuts, eggs and overripe fruit which is put out by Anne each evening. You are welcome to put more out yourselves to keep the badgers eating for longer. External lights are put on at dusk until about 10.30 so that they can be seen as if it were daylight and they are very close to the sitting room window.
If you wish to visit the horses in the barn or the ducks, chicken and geese please ask Anne or Graham and they will be happy to show you around and introduce you to them.
Being set in a rural location your own transport is necessary.
Being a bungalow all of the accommodation is on one level and is more spacious than it appears in the photos.
Both bedrooms have wall mounted televisions/DVD players, mirrors over dressing counter and stool. and wardrobes.
The bathroom is fully tiled with a full-size bath and walk-in shower cubicle, sink with mirror and toilet.
The sitting room has two three-seater leather settees, television/DVD/radio and new generation real flame, wood burner effect gas stove, which is difficult to tell apart from the real thing except of course it's clean.
The kitchen has all of the utensils you would expect including a dishwasher and in a cupboard in the lobby a washing machine and dryer.
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Cornish Tin Mining Trails
From the farm gate join the old tramways of the tin industry of years gone by. Explore the old buildings of the engine houses which ran the pumps and man engines (moving ladder systems for taking men deep under ground) and beautiful views o the countryside.Visit Website
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Stithians Lake Reservoir
Windsurfing, Canoeing, Stand-up Paddle surfing and much, much more.Visit Website