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Short trips – UK

  • Muddy reviews: The Old House B&B

    One visit to do a review, then another three 'just because'! This is a beautiful, quirky and brilliantly priced B&B that you should recommend to any visitors (or even for you on your doorstep if you just fancy a night away)

  • Declutter Angel – yes please

    If you're tripping over pairs of shoes and your hallway can't cope with the amount of coats falling willy nilly off hooks; this article is for you.

  • Rocking Airbnb – 3 reasons to stay at Peartree Cottage

    Airbnb has become a brilliant and affordable way to get out and about in our fair Shire (and the world) and we've got some wonderful properties and hosts around the county. Up this week on the 'Muddy Stays' series, it's the absolutely delightful Peartree Cottage, Newnham Village...

  • Autumnal adventures at Tamworth Castle

    It's just under 60 miles away from Northampton, it's an architectural wonder and this autumn it's jam packed full of fun and frolics for the family.

  • Rushton Hall reviewed

    There aren't many backdrops I'd pick over Rushton Hall. Thirty minutes from Northampton town, a lifetime away from the hubbub

  • 30 quirky UK places to stay

    It'd take you a while to visit all of them, but all of them you will definitely want to visit. Let the Muddy editors take you on a road trip

  • Muddy does a Bridget ‘mini-break’ – Forest of Arden Hotel

    Sometimes, the stress of a holiday or the 10 hours stuck in traffic on the way to Cornwall, really do negate any benefits of a trip away; that’s why I’m the new champion of a cheeky break on your own doorstep (or near as damn it)! And according to Marriott’s Great British Break Report, two […]

  • Muddy picks best cottage stays!

      There’s nothing like a bit of a holiday flirt to cheer you up on a cold, wintery day. If the thought of airport queues, hordes of people and traffic jams on the M5 (anyone else had an overnighter on the motorway, with no loo!) is making you want to unpack your suitcase – take a […]

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