Author Archives: Rachel

Our blog has moved to our new site at New Forest Escapes

Hello. We decided to move this blog to because it was easier to keep all our writing in one place. Come and visit us there and see our other lovely houses to rent too. x

Eat me Drink me Cottage

We’re really happy that we’ve got a new place for you to rent. Eat me Drink me cottage – East End, near Lymington. Big Bad Wolves, Little Pigs, Cinderella’s, Matilda’s and Fairy Godmothers. If fairy tales and nursery rhymes are your … Continue reading

New Year Availability at Gins Barn

Due to a cancellation – Gins is free for 3 nights over New Year. Gins sleeps 8 + 1 small bed and cots. It’s right by the Beaulieu River and has an 80m private jetty with a pontoon so perfect … Continue reading

Widgety – really cool widget on our home page

You probably noticed the info on our home page about what’s on and where to go locally. It’s courtesy of the clever people at Widgety in Beaulieu who’ve come up with the natty idea. I’m very pleased because I think … Continue reading

Half term availability still at Gins and Pitts Deep

Look at our sister places page to see Gins Barn and Pitts Deep Cottage – both near to Ploughmans. Both still have Half term availability for October and are discounted by 25% – I think AirBnB has taken quite a … Continue reading

Lovely Lymington Boat-y heaven

Great place to have a Fish n Chip supper

New pics on our gallery

My web designer will probably kill me but there are another 40 pics on our gallery now. This is one of my favourites.

Great shot from Elfie London photoshoot AW 12

Just re-found this. Awesome pic. Elfie down on Tanners Lane Beach for the AW12 Elfie London photoshoot.

Alice in Wonderland tea party

A Ploughmans Cottage first – Alice in Wonderland birthday tea party for a 4 year old. Created by Cristian Rivron and his team at The Granary Kitchen. This is the tenth – ish time we’ve worked with Cristian and he’s … Continue reading

Whoohoo! – We are in Country & Town House Magazine this month!

Fiona Duncan, The Telegraph Travel’s hotel expert, writes….. New Forest Home-tels  Head for a New Forest Hometel Who needs a hotel when you can stay in an exceptional house and use the services of a chef? Two drop-dead gorgeous properties are … Continue reading