Peel+Williams has been appointed to handle PR and communications for the collection of UK ‘Hideaways’ brands including Cornwall Hideaways, Cotswolds Hideaways, Dorset Hideaways, Glamping Hideaways, Norfolk Hideaways, Suffolk Hideaways and keep an eye out for Isle of Wight Hideaways, launching later this year!
Home to an extensive portfolio of holiday homes and truly delightful properties, nestled in idyllic locations and spread over some of the most beautiful parts of the UK, the Hideaways brands collectively feature over 800 places to stay. From cosy cottages for two to larger houses for groups of friends or family, dog friendly cottages, lighthouses, historic retreats, shepherd’s huts, lodges, yurts, safari tents, full on luxury pads, properties with hot-tubs, swimming pools, fires and wood burners – they really do have somewhere for everyone.
What also makes each of the Hideaway brands unique is that they are all located regionally so the teams are local and have an in-depth knowledge of the areas and properties ensuring guests receive a very personalised and comprehensive service. Guests staying with Norfolk and Suffolk Hideaways also benefit from a number of exclusive discounts with local businesses to use during their holiday and other luxuries such as complimentary food hampers on arrival are also available at certain properties across the portfolio.
Here’s a taster of just some of the properties featured across the brands:
Cranfield, Cornwall Hideaways
No. 1 Cranfield is a superb, refurbished apartment offering a most attractive and comfortable interior. Situated on the sea front at New Polzeath, its location is second to none. Enjoy uninterrupted sea views and direct access to the beach, whilst discovering magnificent coastal paths.
The décor is stunning and boasts hand-crafted kitchen and electric Aga. The sitting room looks out through panoramic windows over Hayle Bay and the sun terrace to the front offers additional sea views. A truly exquisite property and location in this much sought-after area of North Cornwall.
Cornwall Hideaways (www.cornwallhideaways.co.uk; 01841 507 110) offers 5 nights at Cranfield, New Polzeath (sleeps 6) from £974, travelling October 2019.
The Coach House at The Lammas, Cotswolds Hideaways
Set in the heart of the village yet enjoying a secluded location within 5 acres of private grounds, the Coach House forms part of a listed Cotswolds stone building, former stables which have been extensively refurbished with guest comfort in mind.
Enjoying an elevated position, Minchinhampton offers stunning views of quintessential Cotswolds valleys and is blessed with some award-winning cafes and restaurants, a local butcher, organic dairy and farm shop. A weekly country market attests to the importance of local produce and the surrounding countryside provides numerous walking routes.
Cotswolds Hideaways (www.cotswoldshideaways.co.uk; 01451 888 139) offers 4 nights at The Coach House at The Lammas, Minchinhampton (sleeps 4) from £709, travelling November 2019.
Hoods, Dorset Hideaways
Cleverly converted from an ancient cart shed/log barn and mid-century milking parlour, Hoods provides bright, contemporary, light filled accommodation with wonderful far reaching views across the Marshwood Vale including local landmark Colmer’s Hill.
Hoods is a place to gather, whether you are seeking a bolthole to gather your thoughts whilst you relax and recharge, or as a place to gather with friends and cook and share long lazy meals and chats around the table or gazing across the landscape. Sitting within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty at Kingsland Farm, there is plenty of wildlife to experience and enjoy when relaxing on the large decked terrace, be it the tawny owls, pheasants, roe deer, badgers or numerous other local species.
Dorset Hideaways (www.dorsethideaways.co.uk; 01929 448 978) offers 4 nights at Hoods, Salwayash (sleeps 4) from £605, travelling November 2019.
Kittisford Barton, Glamping Hideaways
The perfect combination of modern comfort and the great outdoors, Kittisford Barton is surrounded by beautiful countryside and is set on a working organic farm with over 260 acres of ponds, woodland, fields and trails and it has a real sense of peace and tranquillity. The spacious safari style tent can comfortably sleep up to six people, with three separate bedrooms, wood burning stove, comfortable sofa’s and full equipped bathroom – so no need to stumble across the site to visit the bathroom in the night!
Outside, sit on the porch and watch the world go by, light up the outdoor firepit and toast marshmallows or you can even take a dip in the wood-fire hot tub!
Glamping Hideaways (www.glampinghideaways.co.uk; 01328 887 439) offers 2 nights at Kittisford Barton, Somerset (sleeps 6) from £250, travelling October 2019.
The Little Potting Shed, Norfolk Hideaways
Bijoux, rustic and utterly romantic, this seriously gorgeous retreat (formerly the gardener’s potting shed) is tucked into the walled garden on the beautiful Fring Estate, just a few miles from Brancaster beach.
Accessed via a golf buggy and with an outside bath tub to boot, this seriously charming retreat defies rustic charm. Guests have access to the parkland and woodland that surround the estate and you can also book bikes and make use of the tennis court and outdoor heating swimming pool (from 1st May 2020).
The open plan living/dining/kitchen area is charming with vaulted ceiling and unpainted walls which retain the authenticity of the building and create a striking contrast, the sleeping space also boats vaulted ceilings and exposed wooden beams. The kitchen is small but perfectly formed and comes with Belfast sink and there is even anoutdoor bathtub!
Norfolk Hideaways (www.norfolkhideaways.co.uk;01328 887 339) offers 4 nights at The Little Potting Shed, Brancaster (sleeps 4) from £485, travelling October 2019.
The Old Post Office, Suffolk Hideaways
The Old Post Office provides a wonderful base to explore the beautiful countryside of Dedham Vale, closely associated with the works of John Constable. The cottage features in his painting, The Stour Valley from Higham.
Dating from the 1600s, this property has a wealth of features including exposed beams and fireplaces and provides a perfect property for a family get-together, allowing you to have a relaxing and peaceful time exploring the local area – plus, dogs are welcome,so your four-legged friend is able to join you!
Suffolk Hideaways (www.suffolkhideaways.co.uk; 01782 666 300) offers 5 nights at The Old Post Office, Higham (sleeps 8) from £791, travelling November 2019.
Cornwall, Cotswolds, Dorset, Glamping, Norfolk and Suffolk Hideaways are all part of the QHA Group Ltd (Quality Holidays Assured) which is dedicated to providing a wide range of top-quality holidays. Variety and originality are at the heart of the QHA offer, but so too are consistently high standards of comfort, service and value for money. Companies within the QHA Group include the Holiday Property Bond which was founded in 1983; Rural Retreats, a long established, luxury nationwide holiday letting agency; five county listings which all fall under the Hideaways brand (covering Cornwall, Cotswolds, Dorset, Norfolk and Suffolk) and Glamping Hideaways, with glorious countryside locations throughout the UK.