Romantic Valentine’s Escapes from Premier Cottages
Looking for a romantic bolthole to celebrate Valentine’s? From stylish countryside barns to romantic boltholes with pools and picture perfect properties with hot tubs - Premier Cottages’ luxury self-catering collection has a holiday home to suit most tastes and budgets.
Greengairs Highland Bothies, Scotland
A hidden gem in the Scottish Highlands, Greengairs offers three eco-friendly Bothies that welcome four legged friends. On a quiet hill farm on the Cateran trail, (a 64 mile circular walk through the most spectacular Scottish wilderness) the Bothies are ideal for couples who enjoy walking, cycling, fishing and outdoor pursuits. Each bothy is styled for romance with wood-fired hot-tubs, wood burners, king- size beds, 4G WiFi and fully equipped kitchens.
Those preferring not to self-cater will love the nearby “Meikleour Arms”, a traditional country pub with a Gallic twist sitting on the edge of a gorgeous wood. A three night weekend break arriving 10th February is £615 for two and a three night mid-week stay arriving 13th February is £570. (www.premiercottages.co.uk, 07718 387790)
Betley Court Farm Holiday Cottages, Cheshire
Woodside Cottage and The Pig Pen are two cosy boltholes for two on a working farm in the village of Betley ideal for a Valentine’s escape.
The home from homes have been beautifully renovated and combine original features with the comfort of contemporary kitchens and bathrooms. Log burners, two person hot tubs with private terraces and ensuite bedrooms with super king beds provide the perfect backdrop for a romantic break. For couples who’d rather not self-cater there are two pubs serving great food within walking distance.
A three night weekend break arriving 10th February in The Pig Pen, a beautiful detached bijou cottage is £478 and a five night stay is £808. A four night mid-week stay in Woodside Cottage for two arriving 13 February is £654. (www.premiercottages.co.uk, 07774 690684).
The Granary at Town Farm, Devon
All on one level, the dog-friendly The Granary features double height ceilings and a Velux window making the living area light and bright, with exposed beams adding to its charm.
There is a wonderful woodland walk onsite as well as a pretty apple orchard and close by are a choice of beaches that are great for romantic strolls. Couples can also relax in front of the fire pit or soak in the roll-top bath.
A three night weekend break arriving 10th February is now £362 saving £90.40 and a four night mid-week break arriving 13th February is £384 saving £96. (www.premiercottages.co.uk, 07885 407648)
Hank’s Annexe, Devon
Named after Hank Marvin, the guitarist in The Shadows who lived at Higher Wiscombe in the 70's, Hank's Annexe is a spacious cottage perfect for two with gorgeous vaulted ceilings and exposed beams. It has a large and stunning open plan living area with a squishy sofa and underfloor heating throughout plus glorious far reaching views.
The spacious bedroom features a huge 6' wide bespoke steel four poster bed and a tin bath big enough for two. There is also separate wet-room shower room and loo. A digital Touch Stay guide provides everything needed to plan the ideal romantic break including information on nearby restaurants, where to buy local food and takeaways and more.
Higher Wiscombe’s Hank’s Annexe, which sleeps two, is dog-friendly and has E.V. charging available onsite. A three night stay arriving 10th February is £850. (www.premiercottages.co.uk, 01404 871360)
Clippity Clop, Cornwall
Clippity Clop is a delightful cottage on Cornwall's Atlantic coast offering far reaching views of the sea and beautiful sunsets. Originally the farm’s stallion house, the property has been immaculately restored retaining many original features and has a cosy sitting area with warming log burner plus a well equipped kitchen and galleried bedroom with king-size bed plus broadband and smart TV.
Couples can enjoy walks straight from the cottage door onto the West Cornwall moorland or along the South West Coast Path or head to the renowned Gurnard’s Head gastro pub, just a 10 minute stroll away. Art lovers and foodies will adore bustling St Ives, just seven miles from the cottage, with its exhibitions, galleries and enviable choice of award-winning restaurants, bars and cafés. A three night break arriving 10th or 13th February is £440. (www.premiercottages.co.uk, 01763 796923)