COUNTRY GETAWAYS FOR TENNIS LOVERS
Self-catering breaks with tennis courts for Wimbledon fortnight from Premier Cottages
With Wimbledon starting on 27 June, Premier Cottages (www.premiercottages.co.uk) has availability at a range of properties with tennis courts where guests can emulate the professionals. There’s also strawberries and cream, bubbly and other treats to enjoy while watching the action on screen. Some properties also have offers during Wimbledon fortnight.
Save £300 at Compton Pool Farm, Devon
Nestled in 14 acres in the heart of the south Devon countryside, Compton Pool Farm offers cottages that are brimming with character. The ancient farm dates back to the 12th century and has been luxuriously converted. Tennis lovers can work on their game on the brand new all-weather tennis court, which has been finished with a very high quality woven artificial grass carpet, perfect for all standards of player. Tennis racquets and balls are available to use at no extra charge.
Compton Pool Farm is offering £300 off a week’s stay for 10 in the Farmhouse arriving 1st July. The break, with saving, costs £1,900 and guests will receive locally grown strawberries and a delicious Devon cream on arrival. Alternatively, a four night Monday to Friday break starting on 27th June is available in Rookery cottage, sleeping eight in four en-suite bedrooms at the reduced price of £995, previously £1295.
Both cottages come complete with large screen TV's and full Sky package, for the complete Wimbledon experience. If rain should stop play, there is a heated indoor swimming pool and games barn for the family to enjoy. For more information visit www.premiercottages.co.uk or call the owner on 01803 872241.
Save £100 at the Old Saw Barn on the edge of the Cotswolds
The Old Saw Barn is a charming property on a family friendly farm surrounded by glorious woods and grass fields filled with cows and calves. The beautiful towns of Stratford-upon-Avon, Pershore and Broadway are just a short drive away and tennis fans can practise their serves on the well maintained “carpet” outdoor tennis court – rackets and balls are provided.
Old Saw Barn sleeps seven guests in two king sized, one twin and one single bedroom, and is available from Friday 8th July for seven nights. Enjoy a Wimbledon break for £895, saving £100. Stay includes complimentary Pimms and strawberries. For more information visit www.premiercottages.co.uk or call the owner on 01386 860 870.
Save £150 at Old Oak Cottages in North Yorkshire
Old Oak Cottages are situated in a delightful rural location on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors boasting spectacular views across unspoilt countryside towards the famous White Horse of Kilburn. The properties are perfectly situated for exploring all that Yorkshire has to offer.
Located on the owners well kept 350 acre farm with walks from the doorstep, the gorgeous setting is complemented by excellent leisure facilities including an indoor heated pool, Spa bath, sauna and an all weather tennis court perfect for brushing up on those all important ball skills.
Book a mid-week’s stay in Old Oak Cottages’ five star gold Pheasant cottage sleeping seven, arriving 27th June and enjoy four nights for the price of three - cost £550. Guests receive a bottle of Prosecco and local strawberries and cream on arrival, plus a generous welcome hamper. For more information visit www.premiercottages.co.uk or call 01845 501258
Glamp in style and save 10% at Coastal Cabins, North Devon
Set in the stunning North Devon countryside, the luxurious Coastal Cabins are grouped around a picturesque fully stocked fishing lake. This is glamping at its finest with king sized beds, an en suite shower room plus flat screen TV. The cabins are double-glazed and heated ensuring they stay cosy whatever the weather. Guests can challenge friends and family to a match on the all-weather hard court tennis court.
There’s also a BBQ cabin where they can cook up a storm between matches.
Evenings can be spent tucking into delicious food at one of the local Hartland pubs. The cabins are also just half a mile from the award winning Hartland House Spa, which offers coastal inspired beauty treatments and spa.
A four-night stay for up to four people arriving 27 June costs £432 and a three-night stay from 1 July costs £419 including a 10% saving. Cabins are available sleeping either two or four people. To book consult www.premiercotages.co.uk or call 01237 441407.