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Ailsa Sheldon

Review | Oak Tree Cottage in East Ruston

When I saw a new venture from Oak Tree cottages while scrolling through Facebook, I was drawn to a new location in Norfolk we were yet to explore. A family-run business located in East Ruston, there are currently three beautifully decorated cottages available, catering for families of four or six plus four legged friends. After a …

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Camping Les Fontaines | Family Friendly Campsite in France

When we were offered the opportunity to be hosted at  Camping Les Fontaines a family friendly campsite in France we jumped at the chance! We had never been to France with the kids and we never say no to an adventure. Damien and Kayleigh from Camping Les Fontaines were quick to communicate all the details …

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Bexwell Cottage, Wells-Next-The-Sea, Norfolk | Cottage Holiday in Norfolk

When we were lucky enough to win a weekend at Bexwell Cottage in Wells-next-the-Sea, we added a couple of days at the seaside to our half term get away. Apparently we have been to Wells-next-the-Sea before for lunch but I have no recollection of this, clearly due to child induced sleep deprivation.  It’s on the …

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October Half Term at Thorpe Forest Norfolk | Forest Holidays

For October half term we fancied something local that involved lots of outdoor activities and family movie time. I came across this little place Thorpe Forest Norfolk with Forest Holidays and it looked perfect.. A cheaper alternative to Centre Parcs, less than 2 hours drive from home and a hot tub. You can check out …

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Primrose Farm Barns in Roughton, Norfolk

With Craig complaining about not driving far away from home, North Norfolk seemed the ideal solution for May half term. Looking at various properties on Norfolk Cottages, my eye was drawn to Primrose Farm Barns in Roughton. With three cottages sharing an open space, play area and most importantly, a swimming pool, Rainbow Cottage was …

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Greenwood Grange Holiday Cottages in Dorset

During the October half term break we were lucky enough to be invited to stay at Greenwood Grange Holiday Cottages in Dorset. A six hour non eventful drive from Norfolk, not helped by the wind from Storm Brian, brought us to our destination, broken by a couple of pit stops; Little Chef- adequate but never …

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