Self-catering in and near the Forest of Bowland
The Forest of Bowland is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the north west of England and an excellent choice for a self-catering break for those who enjoy walking, cycling and other outdoor pursuits.
The Forest is rich in wildlife and offers excellent opportunities for spotting various wildlife and wild birds including Grebes, Oyster Catchers, the renowned Hen Harrier and Canada Geese. Be it walking, fishing, cycling or wildlife watching, a stay in this part of England offers it all.
If you book a stay in a rural retreat you may even be lucky enough to spot deer, pheasants and garden birds in your cottage garden.
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Find self-catering holiday accommodation in the area for a holiday with a difference. One such exceptional large and spacious holiday house is in the Trough of Bowland:
If you need some inspiration how about this highly unusual magnificent country house that offers a stunning rural retreat - sleeps up to 10 in the Trough of Bowland
This idyllic country house dates back to the 17th century and enjoys a stunning rural setting in the Trough of Bowland valley in the Bowland Forest. This has to one of the finest holiday homes in the Trough of Bowland which offers a truly special self-catering experience. This is an excellent location just 45 minutes by car from the Lake District.
This is a truly unusual house which benefits from monastic origins and elegant period features. There is a generous 2 acres of gardens with extensive lawns, a maze, orchard and stream. With original period features, antique furniture and a games room offering table tennis, darts and table football this could be a great place to stay.
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