FANTASTIC VACATION RENTALS THAT SLEEP 30
Are you looking for out of this world luxurious accommodation in the UK for a large group or event? Whether you’re planning a UK vacation for friends and family, or you’re looking for the perfect venue to celebrate a special day, Great Britain is home to some of the most stunning properties imaginable. Here are some fantastic and big vacation rentals that sleep up to 30 people.
COWDRAY HOUSE, WEST SUSSEX, ENGLAND
Cowdray House is an historic 16,000 acre estate sitting in amongst the rolling hills of the South Downs National Park in West Sussex. It is a former hunting lodge with wonderful landscaped gardens, lake and woodlands for guests to enjoy. The parkland was designed in the 18th Century by Capability Brown and the interiors of the house have been beautifully thought out creating a perfect setting for a group of family or friends to stay. There is room to have 150 guests seated for fine dining providing an ideal opportunity for celebrating in style.
Location: Located within Cowdray Park in Midhurst
Sleeps: 44 people
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BLAIR CASTLE, AYRSHIRE, SCOTLAND
If you enjoy golf and would like to play on some of the fabulous courses in South West Scotland, Blair Castle makes a wonderful, luxurious and grand base for you and your friends to call home for your stay. Ayrshire has several world class championship courses including Royal Troon (15 miles away), Prestiwck Gold Club (16 miles away), Trump Turnberry (35 miles away) and Dundonald Links (10 miles away). The castle has 17 beautifully restored bedrooms (12 en-suite and 5 with private bathrooms).
Location: Located in Ayrshire in South West Scotland
Sleeps: 34 people
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BALLYFIN, CO. LAOIS, IRELAND
Ballyfin is without question, the premier private residence in Ireland available either as a hotel or, if you plan far enough in advance, for exclusive private use. Exceptionally comfortable with impeccable service and wonderful Irish hospitality, there is nowhere more relaxing to stay. Lots of historic houses, castles and gardens to visit nearby such as Birr Castle & Gardens, Emo Court (an 18th Century mansion), Heywood Gardens and Tullnally Castle & Gardens.
Location: Located in County Laois, which is often known as the Queen’s County, in Ireland
Sleeps: 37 people
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KNOWSLEY HALL, LANCASHIRE, ENGLAND
Knowsley Hall is a very grand stately home within just 30 minutes drive of Liverpool Airport, with a helipad and so very easy to get to. A hidden treasure within Merseyside as Knowsley Hall is its only stately home. Steeped in history and fabulous treasures, Knowsley Hall has strong links with Shakespeare and often has productions in the magical grounds. Wonderful gardens, parkland and lakes for guests to explore as well as a host of exciting activities to be enjoyed both on the estate and in the surrounding area. There are 17 exquisitely designed, ensuite bedrooms.
Location: Located in Lancashire in North West England.
Sleeps: 34 people
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ALDOURIE CASTLE, SCOTLAND
Stay at the world famous Loch Ness in Scotland and enjoy the most spectacular views overlooking the water. This magical Scottish castle resembles something plucked out of a fairy tale, and sleeps 28 people in 13 double or twin bedrooms, plus 2 single bedrooms. There’s 500 acres of private grounds and the gardens and woodland have been lovingly restored to their former 19th Century glory, giving you a unique vacation experience with unblemished natural surroundings. Imagine the perfect wedding venue or luxury corporate event venue. The views really don’t get better than this. Who knows, you may even get the chance to spot the illusive monster, gently cruising the infamous Loch Ness, as some previous LTR guests did.
Location: Situated on the east shore of Loch Ness
Sleeps: 28 people
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KINROSS HOUSE, KINROSS-SHIRE, SCOTLAND
Just 25 minutes from Edinburgh Airport and with a helipad, this magnificently grand country house is very easy to get to. Overlooking the island in the middle of Loch Leven where Mary, Queen of Scots was imprisoned for 11 months, the setting of Kinross House is dramatic and magical in equal measure. It would be hard to find a more impressive setting for an important celebration on a grand scale. The immaculate gardens are perfect for lunching al fresco and quiet afternoons soaking up the atmosphere as well as providing a wonderful backdrop for a marquee.
Location: Situated on the shore of Loch Leven (where Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned)
Sleeps: 28 people in the main house plus a further 20 in the coach house.
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BROUGHTON HALL, YORKSHIRE, ENGLAND
One of the most beautiful and interesting counties in the UK, and worth exploring if you love great food, amazing walks and friendly people. The Yorkshire Dales is perhaps one of the most untouched and rugged of British countrysides, and it’s a popular destination for ramblers and anyone who enjoys the outdoors. The Grade I listed property has been home to the Tempest family since 1097, and it’s a fantastic spot for luxury vacations, family reunions or special celebrations. It sleeps between 2-32 people in 10 en-suite bedrooms, 5 double/twin bedrooms and two single rooms.
Location: Set in the town of Skipton in the Yorkshire Dales
Sleeps: 32 people
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DUNSKEY CASTLE, DUMFRIESSHIRE, SCOTLAND
If you like enjoying exploring remote parts of the world; undiscovered by tourists, private beaches, stunning gardens and woodland, waterfalls, lochs and glens that stretch for miles then Dunskey Castle is a perfect place to stay. It is situated in the most beautiful part of Scotland and in spite of being off the beaten track, there is plenty to do including kayaking, seal watching, picnicking and fishing expeditions. There is also a golf course just 20 miles away. Full of charm the castle is a wonderful mix of tradition with modern comforts and there is plenty of space to party and celebrate a special occasion.
Location: Located on the idyllic West Coast of Scotland
Sleeps: 46 people
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For more information about our beautiful vacation rentals, please do get in touch today. If you are planning a special event then we can provide catering and any other extras you require. Give us a call on +44 (0)1835 824 642 and we can start planning your perfect vacation.