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united kingdom ecoholidays

below you will find a selection of properties and tour operators in the UK offering, ethical holidays, ecotourism, eco holidays and green getaways


ynys pandy - nestled in Wales, people who know Ynys Pandy tell us it is a special place and we invite you to experience the peace and sense of space for yourselves.  Cosily furnished, very well-equipped with lots of extra touches and environmentally friendly, this farmhouse bolthole is ideal for families seeking a home from home – with stunning scenery - and all with a clear conscience!  We strive to fulfil our commitments to sustainability, as defined by our Green Dragon Level 11 Award. 


rezare farmhouse b&b-Rezare Farmhouse is a traditional 17th century Cornish farmhouse situated
in a quiet, peaceful hamlet within the Tamar Valley, on the Cornwall /  Devon border. We provide comfortable, characterful, relaxed bed and  breakfast accommodation with an emphasis on good food. We enjoy living  here, and try to give a true flavour of the area, by highlighting  excellent local producers in the breakfast and evening meal menus, and buying wines, beers and ciders from award-winning producers in Cornwall  and Devon. By doing so we support and encourage awareness of the  tremendous variety  of quality produce on our doorstep. We have received a Gold Award from the Green Tourism Business Scheme, and a Four Star Silver, and Breakfast award from the enjoyEngland quality scheme.


countrySOLE - Set on an organic farm in glorious Herefordshire countryside, our self-catering, eco-friendly accommodation comprises The Bunkhouse and The Woodhouse. Each features truly sustainable facilities that harness the earth’s resources responsibly to offer an innovative and enjoyable holiday. Camping can also be made available for larger groups. Enjoy the many delights of the Welsh Marches, safe in the knowledge that your holiday won’t cost the earth.

straven guest house - Friendly and Eco-friendly Bed and Breakfast in Edinburgh. Our home is a comfortable, traditional Victorian  house  in a peaceful residential area of Edinburgh in a lovely leafy street leading  to sandy Portobello beach & promenade. We try to be an eco friendly and eco conscious B and B and are tickled PINK to be able to boast that we have been awarded the highest accolade for a Bed and Breakfast in Edinburgh: The GOLD STANDARD by the GREEN TOURISM SCHEME.


ashcroft house - a lovely 150 year old cottage offers B&B for singles, couples and families &/or self-catering for large groups (up to 15). We use local & organic produce & Ecover cleaning products. Our B&B is vegetarian. Ashcroft is in an exceptional location on the top of the Mendip Hills with footpaths on the doorstep and unsurpassed views across the Severn Estuary to Wales . We have free range hens, Arabian horses and miniature ponies. Ashcroft is an oasis of peace and quiet not far from the cities of Bristol , Bath and Wells.


bushey heath farm - Bushey Heath Farm offers a choice of bunk barn, campsite and static caravan. The visitor accommodation has been developed in an eco-friendly way, with a wind turbine for electricity, a Ground Source Heat Pump for heating and hot water and rainwater harvesting for WC flushing. There are plenty of popular walks from the farm and most of the main attractions of the Peak District are a short drive away. The archway area in our big barn has recently been converted into a large space, called The Hayloft which can be booked separately from residential groups or with a residential booking. We encourage use by local groups and those looking to work in the environment or community based activities.


bhuddafield- BuddhaField is a collective of Friends of the Western Buddhist Order (FWBO) Buddhists from at least eight UK Buddhist centres. We teach meditation and Buddhism at festivals, fairs and similar events. We also hold our own retreat camps and our own mini-festival! Our 2003 events programme is now ready. More details of events will be added as they become available.


dove cottage - We invite you to share the beautiful place down here with us, use the outdoor space, walk around the fields or just sit outside watching the wildlife. At night the owls hoot and in the summer you can see the bats hunting insects at dusk. Learn as much as you like about organic farming, our sheep, the goats and the place. We sell fresh produce, normally we have some vegetables and eggs available.


east penrest barn- Listen to larks and watch buzzards wheeling in the sky over an idyllic cornish working farm while you ramble over the fields and let your children loose to get happily muddy playing in streams or building camps in ancient oak woodland. Fish for trout (or even the odd salmon) in the River Inny. Then return to the comfort of a sensitively converted barn which, whilst being superbly equipped, maintains all the atmosphere of an ancient stone farm building.


organig parc - Character cottages with modern facilities awarded the Wales Tourist Board’s top 5 star grading, Organig Parc offers a unique blend of eco-friendly design and 5 Star luxury on an organic farm in the heart of the Llyn Peninsula. Situated at the foot of Yr Eifl mountains on an organic farm in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the views from the patios of the cottages are some of the best in Cymru/Wales.



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