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  • Romantic Getaway

    We’ve scoured 16 counties for the most gorgeous romantic couples stays, so you can put some oh-la-la into your leisure time.

  • Cornwall Weekender: A Muddy Guide to Bude

    With its spectacular beaches, foodie haunts and contemporary holiday rentals, Bude is a Cornish destination on the up. Here are my highlights…

  • Big & Beautiful

    Want to get away with your gang? Check out this round-up of the best holiday rental properties across 18 counties, sniffed out by your in-the-know Muddy editors.

  • A Holiday Less Ordinary

    Love a luxe break? A sucker for heritage holiday rentals? Or is it all about the location? They all have their place but, for pure fun value, there’s little that can beat a really quirky stay. The Muddy editors in counties from Devon to Norfolk, Kent to Warwickshire (& Cornwall too of course), have each found two brilliant, alternative properties with which to whet your travel appetite.

  • 14 Beautiful Beach Houses To Rent This Summer

    One of the big benefits of Muddy tottering its way into so many counties (er, 17 since you asked!) is that we have a raft of on-the-ground experts, squirrelling out the coolest, most useful stuff for the rest of us to plunder. Case in point – beach houses. Thought about renting one this summer? Yeah me too. So allow me to lay before you a sandy smorgasbord from the Muddy regional editors – 14 beautiful beach properties for the bucket and spade brigade.

  • 16 Best Lake & Riverside Retreats

    We are beach lovers all here in Kernow but even Cornish folk sometimes need a change of scene right? Well, how about an inland lake or river holiday as an alternative? The Muddy editors who happen go to be landlocked (*sob**) have scoured their counties for some stonking rental properties with their own little piece of liquid heaven to tempt you throughout spring and summer. Any of these take your fancy?

    • 10 Stylish Stays By The Cornish Sea

      Whether you’re planning a luxe escape in Cornwall or fancy a peek into some of the county’s most sought-after holiday homes, read on for some seaside property inspiration.

    • Muddy Stays: Melody Farm, Carnon Downs

      I’ve always been a bit of a gypsy at heart and spent most of my summer holidays as a child barefoot, muddy and knickerless, camping in the New Forest. So I’m right at home with rustic accommodation. When I heard about the gorgeous glamping shepherds huts at Melody Farm between Falmouth and Truro a few weeks […]

      • Muddy stays: The Lodge at Penleaze, Marhamchurch

        Ah Marhamchurch! I’ve driven past you on the Atlantic highway like a million times without knowing you were even there. And that’s sort of the point of The Lodge at Penleaze – it’s a totally secret bolt hole on the outskirts of this charming village- oops there goes my big mouth. Well it was a […]

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