Self-catering holidays with sports facilities

A good family self-catering holiday is often built around activities that individual family members enjoy. If you're a 'sporty' family then you may well enjoy cycling, tennis, hill walking or any one of a number of sports. Find a holiday cottages with sporting activities for the whole family to enjoy.

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The following links will help you identify self-catering cottage holidays that either have facilities for certain sports such as tennis on site or they are available in the local area.

Self-catering holidays with the following sports facilities:


Self-catering Cottages and Holiday Accommodation

Staying in a holiday cottage with the added benefit of sports facilities available on site or close by could be a fantastic choice for those who enjoy staying active. Whether your favourite sport is fishing, boating, golf or tennis, many people achieve an adrenaline buzz when keeping active both at home and when away. Even if you don’t usually keep active, why not book somewhere with the facilities to enjoy sports and try something new on your next holiday.

When looking to find self-catering accommodation with sporting facilities it is recommended that you use the menus above for the best possible choice.  If you are looking for inspiration then why not read on.

Rural cottage in Leicestershire for walking and cycling holidays

 

 

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Give yourself a treat with a mid-week or weekend break in this newly renovated and smart cottage in the heart of the Leicestershire countryside.  It overlooks fields and the roads are quiet, perfect for walking or cycling. Sailing is available on Rutland Water - a short drive away.

hot tub in this secluded country cottage Indoor hot tub or spa bath available for pampering and relaxing after your sporting activities. Enjoy a soak watching the sunset.   Underfloor heating, en-suite bathroom, beautiful kitchen with fridge/freezer, washing machine and dryer, power showers, and all mod cons..  The cottage/bungalow sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms. Take a peek at what's on offer around Melton Mowbray.

It's a popular cottage so book now before it's gone.  Weekend and mid-week breaks plus weekly bookings. Pet-friendly so you can bring your dog.

Click on one of the photographs of Sycamore Cottage with hot tub to contact the cottage owner.



Self-catering accommodation in Suffolk for walking and cycling holidays

Suffolk cottages for cycling and walking holidaysThe Grove Cottages feature an excellent collection of high quality Suffolk cottages, ideal for walks and cycle rides in the Suffolk countryside. Suffolk is a largely flat county, making walks and cycles easy work. Many of the cottages featured by the Grove Cottages are located within peaceful Suffolk villages where you can enjoy gentle cycle rides between villages and through lovely countryside.  Some of the cottages even come with cycles which are free to use during your stay.

 


 

Bluegate Farm Country Cottages, near Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire- good for gentle hill walking, forest walking, golf

 

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There are two country cottages at Bluegate Farm, each sleeping up to 6.With countryside views and features such as exposed wooden beams, these farm cottages have plenty to recommend them. These are pretty cottages with private gardens and benefit by having an excellent location close to Leighton Buzzard, less than an hour’s drive from London. Sports to enjoy close by include walking and the adventurous can even enjoy a spot of hang gliding at nearby Ivinghoe Beacon.

A stay here could be a great choice for families. Visit Whipsnade Animal Park just 10 minutes drive away. Also close by is Ivinghoe Beacon, a local beauty spot and part of the Chiltern Hills. Also easily accessible nearby is the National Trust’s Ashridge Forest where spotting wildlife such as squirrels and deer can almost be guaranteed. Another great day out is to be had at Woburn Safari Park and Woburn Abbey are also within easy reach by car.

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A week of outdoor bliss in Cumbria in the Lake District

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Two luxurious self-catering holiday cottages situated at the entrance to the Langdale Valley in the unspoiled village of Elterwater in the Lake District. The main house has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, 2 sitting rooms and sleeps up to 10 + cot. There are 3 colour TVs and video, Sky Sports and Film channels. The large kitchen has an oven, hobs, microwave, washer/dryer, fridge/freezer, and a drying cabinet.

Built of slate and stone, it is an exceptional house, which has been completely renovated and beautifully furnished and has fine views towards the beck and the fells.  All you need to do is to walk out of the door for walks to begin.

There is a separate 3 star Garden Chalet within the grounds at a good price.

Click on cottage photograph for more information.

 


Self-catering Cottages in Wales

A 1 bedroom cottage, Cider Mill, Wye Valley, - perfect for fishing, walking, sailing or horse riding

Cider Mill (sleeps 2)

fishing holiday and other sportsFor a self-catering holiday in Wales with ample opportunities to enjoy fishing close by, the Cidermill at Boatside could be the best choice. The river Wye flows close by to this cottage and there are ample opportunities to enjoy fishing from the riverbank. Walking and bird-watching can also be enjoyed in this tranquil location.

With cosy and warm accommodation with wooden-clad walls, this cottage offers a wonderful holiday feeling. There is one bedroom and this holiday home is pet-friendly and accommodates 2. Enjoy views of the river from the lounge!

Cidermill has its own private courtyard garden and the Mill is in a truly lovely setting with plenty of wildlife around. There is also access to a wonderful walk along the riverbank nearby. For those who love to fish, there are seven hundred yards of private fishing available, where you can enjoy either coarse or game fishing, with a good choice of pools, glides and rapids to test angler's skills!
 


   

Self-catering cottages in north Wales - for hill walking and horse riding in national parkland

Glyn Uchaf high quality cottages are 5 star rated and situated within 11 acres of grounds in the Snowdonia National Park. For walking, hiking and wildlife watching, Snowdonia has to be one of the UK’s top spots. It’s also even possible to enjoy activities such as white water rafting, boating and even pot-holing in Snowdonia.

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These 5 star rated cottages are fantastic places to stay with views of the mountains and coast. Close by there is a nature reserve and the Sycnant Pass is close by.

Pet-friendly and welcoming, these holiday homes are fantastic places to stay. There is even a small lake close by where you can spot a variety of different wildlife.

Click on the cottage to find out more about staying in a luxury Welsh cottage and touring north Wales.

 


Self-catering Cottages in Scotland

Grampian - north east Scotland

This is a highly recommended and much loved location for a holiday. Grampian has a superb coastline with some of the longest and cleanest sandy beaches in Britain.  In spring,  the coastline alive with noisy breeding gulls and other sea birds.   There are castles and whisky distilleries to visit, museums, art galleries, a wealth of golf courses and parks to enjoy. 

The  Archeolink Centre near Insch is a brilliant place to take the family.  Sporting activities are numerous and include sea and river fishing, golf on some of the best golf courses in the country, hill walking - if you haven't walked up Bennachie you haven't lived, horse riding ...

self-catering holiday cottage Aberdeen Scotland Take a look at the cottages in Aberdeenshire.  Aberdeenshire is a lovely destination for summer holidays, there are many sandy beaches, picturesque harbours and fishing villages.  Go fishing, sailing, walking, bird watching.  A truly wonderful holiday can be yours.

 

 


Tayside - on the UK's best locations for golfing holidays

A little further south in Scotland, why not celebrate Easter with a round of golf on one of Britain's most prestigious golf courses: Gleneagles.   Book a self-catering house or apartment for a golfing holiay.  Golf, special events etc. can be arranged. Take a look at golf holidays available here.


Near Crieff, in Perthshire, Scotland with fishing and golf on site

A truly spectacular location awaits you at Loch Monzievaird. Take a look at the web site by clicking on the image to fully appreciate the wonderful scenery and quality of accommodation on offer. Several dates are available this summer.

self-catering wooden chalets are located amidst some of the best scenery in Scotland.

The high quality log cabins and chalets available at Loch Monzievaird offer a chance to get away from it all in a really special part of Scotland with inspirational views. Discover lochs, forests, hills and pastures in the tranquil Vale of Strathearn. These log cabins are set in generous grounds of 40 acres with woodland and lochside views. For those who enjoy sports, Scotland is a great place to visit. Walking and cycling are popular pastimes in Scotland and can easily be enjoyed by visitors. Golfing is another popular activity and there are plentiful opportunities to enjoy this activity close by. Those who love to fish should really enjoy a stay at Loch Monzievair and trout fishing is available on the loch in season (between the months of April to September).