Heavenly holiday homes in the North

Do you fancy cosying up beside a crackling fire in a beautifully furnished holiday cottage this winter? Look no further than Mary Miers' selection of great places to escape to…

Review: Pen-y-Dyffryn, Shropshire

On the border of England and Wales the beautiful, dog friendly Pen-y-Dyffryn is the perfect place to retreat for some peace and quiet, as well as some excellent walking

Exploring Cornwall

The Cornish Riviera is consistently voted one of our favourite places to stay in Britain, and it's easy to see why, as Alice Cooke finds out on a long weekend…

Park House Hotel, Bepton, Sussex

A country house hotel in Bepton, West Sussex, Park House Hotel, offers comfortable accommodation and a fanstastic spa. Holly Kirkwood visited.

Gravetye Manor: Country House hotel review

Gravetye Manor is a small but perfectly formed Jacobean country house hotel in a beautiful Sussex setting. Their Easter package includes bed, breakfast and supper for two nights, plus a…

Heavenly holiday homes in Ireland

Our selection of some of the most beautiful, secluded – and historically significant – holiday homes available to let in Ireland

Heavenly holiday homes in Scotland

Those in search of a special place to stay in Scotland will be spoilt for choice by Mary Miers' selection of historic holiday homes North of the border

Heavenly holiday homes on Scottish islands

From a restored 18th-century farmhouse on the Isle of Skye to a castle on Orkney, Mary Miers lists the loveliest places to rent for a truly memorable Scottish island-break