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The Maynard Hotel

Ideally situated in the heart of the Peak District, The Maynard is a boutique hotel offering 10 beautifully appointed en-suite bedrooms. Whether it’s a short stroll to take in the stunning scenery or a challenging hike, there’s something here for everyone. Right on our doorstep we have Froggatt Edge and the beautiful Longshaw Estate. Short drives from the hotel can take you to Mam Tor, the Kinder Scout moorlands or to world famous Derbyshire attractions such as the idyllic Chatsworth House whose grounds are perfect for an afternoon walk.
http://www.themaynard.co.uk

Culdearn House

Culdearn is a beautiful Victorian villa situated in the heart of Speyside in the Highlands of Scotland. Ideally based in Grantown-on-Spey within the Cairngorm National Park surrounded by an abundance of wild life and stunning scenery and with the world famous Osprey Centre at Boat of Garten nearby. Be it golf, castles, walking, climbing and of course whisky, they are all on our doorstep as is the River Spey for salmon and trout fishing. Award winning restaurant, fine wines, log fires and excellent malts together with superior en-suite accommodation, make it the ideal place to stay.
http://www.culdearn.com/

Abacus Hotels, Norfolk

Abacus Hotels has three premier hotels in city, country and coastal locations and are ideal for a relaxing getaway break.

BEST WESTERN Le Strange Arms Hotel enjoys an unrivalled location on the north coast of Norfolk in the village of Old Hunstanton. Right on the beach with nothing but a spacious lawn and sand dunes between the hotel and the sea, this venue offers one of the most idyllic settings for a getaway break in Norfolk.
http://www.abacushotels.co.uk

Jackson Woodturners

Over 100 years in the woodturning industry is a real testament to the quality of products, service and knowledge available at Jackson Woodturners. The business stocks many well-known, reputable brands, such as Richard Burbidge, Cheshire mouldings and Clive Durose, alongside its own range of stair parts, which offers the same excellent quality at lower prices. Come and see the largest range of traditional and contemporary stair parts in the UK, at Jackson’s purpose-built Sheffield showroom.
http://www.jacksonwoodturners.co.uk/

Farm Stay UK

With fresh air and fine views, local attractions and great fresh food, Farm Stay UK provides country living at its best. You will only find the Farm Stay UK sign outside working farms, small holdings, rural enterprises and true country properties. This means your Farm Stay UK host is directly involved in the countryside and will know the local area intimately, helping to make your stay truly memorable.

Ring 01271 336141 for a FREE guide

http://www.farmstay.co.uk

GOLD PANNING GIFT

Gold panning supplies | £125
Take a trip to the mountains of Scotland to find the most sought after gold in the world, Scottish gold. One day courses are held at Wanlockhead, Scotland’s highest village. You learn how to handle the various tools and pick the likely spots to find this rare and beautiful mineral. All the equipment and the licence are supplied.
http://www.www.goldpanningsupplies.co.uk

WILDERNESS JUNIOR PENGUIN SLEEPING BAG

Vango | £30
Sleepovers, camp outs and family holidays, penguins aren’t just for Christmas, but it’s a good place to start! Treat your little penguins to a snuggly, warm sleeping bag this festive season. Soft touch fabrics and cosy fi llings make these bags a joy to jump into! More styles available, visit the website to see the full range and fi nd your nearest Vango stockist.
http://www.vango.co.uk/juniorsleep

Dream Cottages

With a sumptuous portfolio of properties spread across the wonderful Dorset countryside and in prime positions along the Jurassic Coast, Dream Cottages are proud to be Dorset’s leading cottage agency. With around 300 properties, over 120 of which are pet friendly, we offer an expansive range of accommodation; grand lodges with swimming pools, modern pastel town houses in bustling market towns, contemporary apartments with panoramic sea views and traditional thatched cosy cottages in peaceful rural villages.
https://www.dream-cottages.co.uk/

Cottages South West

Cottages South West Shaldon in Devon is a vibrant and beautiful seaside village that many visitors would prefer to keep a secret. Come & stay in one of our fabulous apartments or cottages. Enjoy a unique luxury waterside experience in our contemporary Beach Huts. Perfect for weekly and short term breaks and ideal for your honeymoon or special occasions. Dine alfresco at one of the many restaurants, relax, unwind watch the sun go down....heaven!
http://www.cottagessw.co.uk/

Carbis Bay Holidays Cornwall

Over 140 luxurious four and five star self catering properties exclusively located in St Ives, Cornwall. Whether you’re looking for a seaside retreat, a painter’s paradise on the water’s edge or a cliff-top hideaway we have the perfect place for you. Special offers and short breaks available, see website for details.
http://www.carbisbayholidays.co.uk

The Camping and Caravanning Club

Lasting Adventures at Your Own Place. Why wait to discover, explore and relax your way to a different place? From enjoying a drink with neighbours on site to exploring idyllic little towns; wherever you want to be, and however you choose to camp, we’ll help you find your perfect place. Because to us it’s not just a hobby- it’s a way of life. We are camping.
https://www.campingandcaravanningclub.co.uk

Gardens at Miserden

This lovely, timeless garden, with spectacular views over both deer park and rolling Cotswold hills beyond, was created in 17th Century and still retains a wonderful sense of peace and gentleness. The garden comprises 3.5 ha and is open to the public 6 days a week, Tuesdays– Sundays,  and boasts extensive double borders  arranged in individual colour sections  and provides interest from spring to autumn. To the west of the house, a rill with fountain and an octagonal stone summerhouse were landscaped to commemorate the Millennium. Miserden is a quintessential Cotswold Village
http://www.misardenpark.co.uk/

Woodcombe Lodge

A small four star family run site of Lodges and Cottages on the edge of the Exmoor national park set in three acres of gardens with magnificent views. Sleeping 2 to 10, some with disabled facilities, with games room, putting green and laundry facilities within 1.5 miles of the shops, restaurants and seafront. Call Nicola on 01643 702 789 or full details, availability and booking at www.woodcombelodge.co.uk
http://www.woodcombelodge.co.uk

Glangrwyney Court

Set in its own quiet grounds Glangrwyney Court is a Grade II Listed Country House Estate nestling amongst the Brecon Beacons and Black Mountains. At the heart of the estate proudly stands the impressive Georgian Mansion which offers Guests luxury 5 star Bed and Breakfast accommodation between eight individually and beautifully designed bedrooms. Also occupying the land and amid the estate are four former farm buildings now also converted into luxury self catering holiday cottages. The estate also possess 4 acres of inspirational gardens and 33 acres of parkland to explore and enjoy!
http://www.glancourt.co.uk/

Lower Trengale Holiday Cottages

Quality converted Barns, situated on the edge of Bodmin Moor set in the most scenic countryside. Our cottages offer a mix of old charm and sophistication. Family and dog friendly. Our four traditional self-catering Cottages are nestled between Bodmin Moor and Jamaica Inn. Ideally situated for walking, trekking and beaches offering superb accommodation within easy reach of the A30 and A38 and all the main Cornwall attractions in a central Cornwall location. Lower Trengale is an ideal base for a family holiday with an outdoor play area and indoor games room with pool and table tennis tables.
http://www.trengale.co.uk/index.php

Moorland Garden Hotel

Located between the untamed splendour of Dartmoor National Park and the magnificent natural harbour of Plymouth, the Moorland Garden Hotel nestles in nine acres of tranquil moorland garden. With 44 individually-designed bedrooms, most looking out over the gardens and moor, this is the perfect spot to relax. But for those keen to explore, the varied Dartmoor landscape is right on the doorstep. From gentle rambles with the dog, to stepping out on a guided hike or tackling one of the area’s long distance trails, this is prime walking country.
http://www.moorlandgardenhotel.co.uk/

WALLBOOK TIMELINE OF NATURE

What on Earth? Books | £12.99
Loose yourself in the extraordinary 13.7-billion year story of our universe and life on Earth. Colourful illustrations and amazing facts show the evolutionary path of over 1,000 species on a chronological pull-out 2-metre long timeline. The Wallbook contains newspaper articles, a natural history quiz and pocket magnifier so young adventurers can study the timeline in minute detail. For inquisitive children from 8 years.
http://www.www.whatonearthbooks.com

Harvey Maps

Our Philosophy Walking is a glorious activity! Take a map with you and it opens the door to walking in new places. The Symbols are easy to understand Bright colours help you distinguish forest, farmland, marshy ground and others. Rights of Way information give you confidence in where you can walk and the National Grid enables you to use your map with your GPS device. See our map samples and legends section for more information on the symbols used by HARVEY on our most popular map series.
http://www.harveymaps.co.uk/

Sudeley Castle & Gardens

  Located in the heart of the Cotswolds, visitors to Sudeley Castle & Gardens can expect to have a fantastic day out.   Take a stroll through our 10 award-winning gardens, explore the castle rooms, and discover the ’20 treasures of Sudeley’. Sudeley Castle is also home to the tomb of Tudor Queen Katherine Parr, the last wife of Henry VIII, which is located in St Mary’s Church. A pheasantry, adventure playground with picnic area, gift shop and café in the banqueting hall complete the perfect day out.   Open daily from Monday 6th March to Sunday 29th October, 10am to 5pm.
https://www.sudeleycastle.co.uk

Sykes Cottages

With over 6000 holiday cottages dotted all around the United Kingdom Sykes Cottages are perfect for those looking to escape into the countryside for a week or two. No matter what you’re looking for we’ll be able to help! With everything from secluded retreats in the Lake District all the way through to beachside cottages in Cornwall we’ll be able to find something for you, and with many of them welcoming pets with open arms you’ll be able to take the whole family along with you.

http://www.sykescottages.co.uk/