Planning A Group Holiday

Posted on January 2nd, 2017

“We should all meet up again soon,” “Let’s not leave it so long next time,” “I can’t believe how long it’s been since I last saw you!” Have you found yourself saying something along these lines recently? If you have then chances are you were talking to a group of your friends or family. Gathering everyone together is often easier said than done; daily life just has a habit of getting in the way! Everybody seems to lead such hectic lives and weekends quickly get taken up with odd jobs, outings and other commitments. This, possibly coupled with the fact that you may simply not live close to many of your friends or family, can unfortunately get in the way of meeting up with them.

One topic of conversation which invariably comes up as the year draws to a close, is everyone’s holiday plans for the upcoming new year. With this is mind, wouldn’t it be a good idea to try and arrange a group holiday with family or friends for later in the year? Arranging this now would be perfect before everybody’s calendars start to fill up, you’ll all have something to look forward to doing together and you’ll end up with memories to look back on for years to come. You never know, this might become an annual tradition!

The Remarkable Holidays website lists many self-catering holiday homes which are perfect for groups such as a family, couples or friends; here are just a few examples:

Self-catering holiday cottage. Newtonmore, Highlands and Islands, Scotland

An Torr, Ref: SC906812. This spacious cottage, situated in Newtonmore, Scotland, has lovely hillside views. It has 5 bedrooms and can sleep 12 people.










Richmond Hall. Self-Catering Holiday Cottage. St Asaph, North Wales and Snowdonia, Wales

Richmond Hall, Ref: SC906816. This country hall in North Wales can sleep 19 people and features a snooker room with bar, a gym, a sauna and a shared, heated, indoor pool and Jacuzzi pool!










Silverholme. Self-Catering Holiday Cottage. Hawkshead, Cumbria and The Lake District, England.

Silverholme, Ref: SC927208. Sleeping 18 people, this luxurious manor house is situated next to Lake Windermere on the Graythwaite Estate, near Hawkshead in the Lake District National Park.










Brookside Manor House. Self-Catering Holiday Cottage. Bronygarth, Shropshire, England.

Brookside Manor House, Ref: SC21880. This detached property in Shropshire, sleeps 30 people. It features a snooker room and shared use of a swimming pool, a sauna, a hot tub, a tennis court, two squash courts and a gym.










Abbots Wood. Self-Catering Holiday Cottage. Netley Abbey , Hampshire, England.

Abbots Wood, Ref: SC920526. This detached house, situated in Hampshire, sleeps 12 people in 5 bedrooms and features its own indoor heated swimming pool.










Looe Island View. Self-Catering Holiday Cottage. Downderry, Cornwall, England.

Looe Island View, Ref: SC919242. Sleeping 8 adults and 2 children, this detached cottage in Downderry, Cornwall, is in an elevated position with sea views.










Now is the perfect time to arrange your group getaway. Use Remarkable Holidays to search thousands of self-catering holiday cottages in the UK & Ireland to find your ideal break. With cottages large and small, you are sure to find a holiday home to accommodate your group. There are also many dog friendly cottages, so if you’re interested in a walking holiday, your four-legged friend doesn’t have to miss out.