Escape from it all

This lovely cottage will forever be in our memories…

3-10 March 2015 We flew from Charleston, South Carolina to celebrate my mother-in-law’s 90th birthday in Melton Mowbray. As luck would have it she fell a week before we arrived and ended up in the hospital in Nottingham. This has been a convenient location to visit her daily. We were so thankful for this lovelyContinue Reading

A new cake recipe for our guests to enjoy…

…blood orange tipsy cake with chocolate ganache frosting . Yummy!Continue Reading

The cottage is beautiful and every detail has been thought of…

21-24 January 2015 “the past 6 months have been quite hectic with a new baby and we booked the cottage as our first little family break before my return to work following maternity leave. From the very start of booking Ruth was so helpful – it was my husband’s birthday during our stay and hisContinue Reading

We have had a fabulous stay between Christmas and New Year…enjoying the Vale of Belvoir

“We have had a fabulous stay between Christmas and New Year, visiting family and enjoying the beautiful Vale of Belvoir and Leicestershire. The cottage has been a wonderful retreat and the snowfall on Boxing Day night coupled with the Christmas tree and log burner made the festive atmosphere perfect! Many thanks!” The Robinsons December 2014Continue Reading

A great chance to relax in a comfortable cottage

“Thank you for the welcoming pack of goodies, including mince pies. Having a real tree made it feel really homely for Christmas. A great chance to relax in a comfortable cottage, near enough to Melton for one of us to get to the army camp but remote enough to feel like a holiday. We willContinue Reading

What a lovely surprise when opening the door…

“After a long day moving house then a 3 hour journey, what a lovely welcome to the cottage. What a lovely surprise when opening the door ; just lovely. There were sausage rolls and mince pies which went down well as we hadn’t eaten since 7am that morning! So to relax was great. After aContinue Reading

Really lovely cottage with a great location

“Had a wonderful weekend reunion after a 6 month gap – fantastic place to do so. Lovely to be greeted with a great bottle of prosecco and the wood burning stove was a lovely touch. Really lovely cottage in a great location. Thank you for a lovely weekend” A & J, December 2014Continue Reading

5 star review

“both buried in work and lacking in time spent alone we rented this cottage in a whim and were rewarded with a wonderful weekend. I felt so relaxed I’d almost say I wanted to go back to work! I have to congratulate you as every little touch in each room revealed how much effort andContinue Reading

We have had a wonderful weekend staying in your lovely cottage…

…”thank you so much for going the ‘extra mile’ , bottle of bubbly, home-made cakes, and the big bag of apples off your own tree. It was great to meet up with our sons, wives and grandchildren. We had a superb meal at Langar Hall on Saturday night and then Sunday roast at the UnicornContinue Reading

A great place to spend a few days or a week

“We had a great time here. We went to lots of different places every day and visited many different towns; Bingham, Newark, Melton Mowbray etc.. We also saw some great views and stretching fields -very pretty. We also went go-karting (Langar Karting) which was very exciting and adrenalin-filled! The Unicorns Head was a great pubContinue Reading