Before a property joins the Sheepskin collection, there is often a lot of work that takes place from renovating to refurbishing, styling and adding a few finishing touches.
Whymperis Cottage had a total make over that took Tony and Karen on a wonderful journey, motivated by their passion, to lovingly restore this 1840’s Shropshire cottage.
From the ‘Latin Quarter’ to the fun of Ladies day at the races to the great Irish pubs with traditional Irish music and the delicious treat of the Oyster festival.
Locally born Lorna Ackland, now living in London, loves Galway and this area so much she bought a holiday home here. Lorna tells us why this characterful city keeps her coming back.
Talented guest Vanessa spent a weekend at Ferry House amongst the stunning Autumn colours and captured some amazing and inspiring images.
Vanessa Jackman, an Australian photographer living in Great Britain, shares her captivating images and her review of Ferry House…
If you’re looking for a special self-catering holiday where you and your family can relax and create wonderful holiday memories then we have just the right place for you. Glenlusk, in Ireland, is our first property outside of the UK and County Galway has something for everyone.
Why do we love Glenlusk so much? Its luxurious setting and location, it ticks the boxes to many different types of holidays…
Give your special weekend away a touch of luxury with a private chef
Sheepskin are delighted to share the wonderful talent of Suzannah Beatson-Hird. Suzannah runs a party planning and event business but also loves to keep her hand in as a private chef at events, such as dinners at Great House and Red Kite Barn.
Always with the latest trend in mind and experienced in all types of cooking, most recently Suzannah has managed ski chalets in the French Alps. She continues to be invaluable to the Abergavenny Food Festival VIP hospitality and earlier this year cooked for the likes of Master Chef’s Monica Galetti, Telegraph food columnist Xanthe Clay and TV presenter Valentine Warner, to name a few. Bringing her own china, linen and flowers to every job and always going that extra mile to make your event that bit extra special.
At Sheepskin we LOVE food, we believe it is an integral part to a good holiday, especially when you can have someone else prepare and serve it for you! Read more
Make Christmas 2013 an unforgettable one with Sheepskin.
Our team are here to make Christmas special and stress free this year. Whether it’s a romantic getaway for two or one of our delicious food hampers for a guest, our helpful team are at hand – Just call us Santa!
“Bold and majestic, the aristocrat of this coastal village stands proud on a high street once graced by poets & painters”
Why do we love Great House so much? It ticks the boxes to many different types of holidays.
Grade 2* listed Great House, lovingly restored by its owners sits on the high street in Laugharne, a unique and historic Welsh coastal town a 4 hour drive from London and Manchester. The town is now best known as the home of the Welsh poet Dylan Thomas and the location for his most famous work “Under Milk Wood”.
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Fun offer this Autumn…
Our fantastic friends at Trunki; pioneers of innovative children’s travel products have given us 10 Trunki Paddlepaks and Snooziheadz to give away to the first 10 children that visit a Sheepskin holiday cottage with their family this Autumn.
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Not far from Sheepskin’s office, historic Oxfordshire market town of Thame and Saturday 28th September sees its the annual Thame Food Festival. Celebrity chefs including Raymond Blanc and Tom Kerridge will be on hand at , preparing a feast of cookery demonstrations, entertainment, music and of course, fantastic food.
If that wasn’t enough the Sheepskin team will be there too!!
Choosing the right holiday can be a tricky business, a weekend in the Cotswolds is very different from one in Peak District. Scotland and Wales have both got stunning hilly landscapes and each have their own benefits for visitors.
Here at Sheepskin our aim is to help you make the most of your precious time off. Not only helping you plan what to do once you have booked a holiday cottage with us but helping you choose where to go in the first place.
If you are thinking about a holiday in the UK and need some ideas and inspiration on where best to go, have a look at Sheepskin’s new website, UKHolidayInspiration.com. You will find ideas and recommendations for a UK holiday.
Looking for a beachside holiday or indulgent foodie break…