Top UK hidden gems

Posted by Sarah on 22nd September 2014

Make the most of the great outdoors this autumn and winter and discover some of these wonderful hidden gems dotted across the UK.

Things to do on a baby-friendly holiday

Posted by Sarah on 19th September 2014

Your baby or toddler’s first holiday is a special time so make it as unforgettable as you can with our suggestions of things to do.

Falmouth Oyster Festival How to Guide

Posted by Emma on 16th September 2014

Check out the holidaycottages.co.uk guide to the Falmouth Oyster Festival, including what to do, where to stay and where to visit.

Memories of our Summer

Posted by Emma on 15th September 2014

With summer behind us, find out what the fall into winter campaign has to offer you from holidaycottages.co.uk

Poldark filming locations in Cornwall

Posted by Clare on 12th September 2014

The long awaited remake of the popular Poldark series is set to air next year, after a break of almost 40 years since the final show of the last series. Find out where you can visit the Cornish locations featured in the film.

Great British Foods Calorie Map

Posted by Clare on 12th September 2014

Holidays are all about trying new things, and treating your tastebuds to some regional delicacies is no exception! Find out all about our best traditional British foods and what you can do to burn off those calories and keep fit on your holiday!

Debbie’s holiday in Cornwall at Scrumpy Cottage

Posted by Sarah on 10th September 2014

Read about our Reservations Consultant, Debbie’s holiday in Mullion Cove in West Cornwall and why it is perfect for a family holiday. Inside swimming pool, petting corner and activity barn all included.

Appledore Book Festival

Posted by Clare on 9th September 2014

Appledore Book Festival is one of the most exciting events of the literary calendar, with well-known and respected authors and personalities gathering together for 10 days of talks, workshops, music and more.

Where is Doc Martin filmed?

Posted by Sarah on 9th September 2014

Follow in the bad-tempered Doctor’s footsteps in Cornwall and discover all the film locations of the popular TV show.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid children’s activity pack

Posted by Clare on 8th September 2014

The ninth Diary of a Wimpy Kid book, ‘The Long Haul’, will be released at the beginning of November. We’ve partnered with Penguin to offer you a fantastic children’s activity pack to keep your young readers busy in the run up to release!