LARGE PROPERTIES FOR CHRISTMAS FROM PREMIER COTTAGES
Luxury cottage collection, Premier Cottages, highlights some of its larger properties that are still available to book for Christmas.
Lilycombe Farm’s Barn in Somerset comes with swimming pool and cinema
The largest of three cottages at Lilycombe Farm, Jack’s Barn has five spacious bedrooms, two on the ground floor with wet rooms - making them ideal for less abled guests. This property, which is only half an hour’s drive from the historic city of Bath, has a spacious living room which seats ten with woodburner and smart TV and a fabulously large kitchen that’s great for the serious cook. Those that prefer to leave the catering to someone else can book a private chef.
Lilycombe Farm has a spectacular indoor heated swimming pool, 15 metres long for proper exercise, but fun for children too There is also a cinema room with large screen projector that can show the latest Netflix movies. A week’s Christmas stay for ten in Lilycombe Farm’s Jack’s Barn costs £5320 arriving on 20th December 2021. (www.premiercottages.co.uk, 01761 241080)
Coastal Christmas for 20 at Llanlliana House, Anglesey
Situated in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty this luxurious house is the perfect coastal retreat for a large family get together. With direct access to the Anglesey coastal path and a private cove, guests can enjoy a winter walk then cosy up in front of an open fire.
The house combines period details with an abundance of modern technology and has underfloor heating throughout the ground floor, whirlpool baths and romantic four poster beds. Designed for entertaining, with an oak banqueting table and a bar facility, the dining room is a fantastic space to celebrate.
Guests can also socialise in the snug, play pool or table football in the games room and enjoy panoramic views in the super-size hot tub. Llanlliana House sleeps 20 and costs from £8970 for a seven night stay arriving on 20th December. www.premiercottages.co.uk, 01407 710164)
Carpenters Farm Holidays, Essex with its own hot tub and on site cafe
New for 2021, Carpenters Farm Holidays features two luxurious four and five star holiday cottages on a working farm in rural Essex just five miles from the coast and a choice of sandy beaches. Onsite is the Barn Café serving hot meals and snacks. Guests can enjoy pottery painting in the onsite studio or organise a family photoshoot through Eclipse Photography. There is also a multi seater hot tub and gaming room, which is ideal for families with teenagers and family-friendly pubs within walking distance. The cottages are close to Colchester’s Zoo and the medieval village of Lavenham.
Carpenters Farm Holidays has a week’s stay arriving 20th December in sleeps eight The Burrows for £2246 and can provide essential equipment for babies and young children. (www.premiercottages.co.uk, 01206 251741)
Hopton Hall in Derbyshire - Great for Multi-Generational Groups
Hopton Hall is a beautiful historic property set in 30 acres of grounds on the edge of the Peak District National Park. The cobbled courtyard of stables, coach house and former servants’ cottages have all been tastefully refurbished to offer comfortable, luxurious accommodation full of character
There’s plenty to keep the whole family entertained here with a play area, paddock with football goals, volleyball nets and a shared indoor pool. Plus, there is a child-friendly pub within walking distance.
The property will be beautifully decorated for the festive season. Hopton Hall’s Butler’s Quarters has five bedrooms and sleeps eight. A week’s stay arriving on 20th December costs £1947. (www.premiercottages.co.uk, on 01629 540458)
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