A guide to visiting Kalkan, Turkey – a true escape

Sarah Udall, one of the Further Afield team, was in Kalkan, Turkey recently and she has shared some of her thoughts on this corner of paradise. Plus we’ve some insider tips from Ann who owns Villa Cukur. Where is Kalkan? On Turkey’s Mediterranean coast, nestled beneath the Taurus Mountains, Kalkan is in the perfect location to make the most of ….

Meet the owners – The Elm Tree

Enjoy an autumnal getaway at The Elm Tree in this beautiful corner of Lincolnshire with afternoon teas, stunning coastline and medieval market towns to explore. Check out their seasonal offer for Further Afield travellers too.  Tucked away in this beautiful corner of Lincolnshire, The Elm Tree is a proper piece of English escapism. Lovely rooms, afternoon teas, Medieval market town to ….

A conversation with Lee Bye from Tuddenham Mill

At Further Afield it’s not just about beautiful and welcoming places to stay. It’s also about finding places that offer amazing service, places where each element of that service is carefully crafted and executed. Tuddenham Mill in Suffolk, with its stunning rooms and award-winning restaurant is a perfect example. This time we meet Lee Bye, who was Head Chef at Tuddenham ….

Meet the Owners – Hop Pickers’ House

Beautiful Hop Pickers House on the Worcestershire and Shropshire border is full of history and character and makes the perfect escape in stunning countryside. Originally built to house transient hop pickers in season, it’s now fit for a Queen (or two) with beautifully designed and decorated interiors. The dog-friendly cottage is surrounded by beautiful gardens and woodland and is a couple ….

Intimate Wedding Venues in the UK

Choosing a wedding or event venue can be a minefield but fear not – here at Further Afield, we’ve done some of the hard work for you. If you’re looking for a more personal, intimate venue for your big event, we’ve got it covered. Here are some of our favourite intimate wedding venues in the UK where – incredible location ….

Intimate Wedding Venues in Europe

If you’re looking for a venue in Europe to celebrate your wedding or other milestone event, check out these suggestions. We’ve curated a selection of intimate, luxurious and perfectly formed wedding venues to give you some ideas. Choose between beach, town or rural: all of these properties are in stunning locations with hosts who’ll help you celebrate in style. Dar ….

Dive into our Perfect Pools

Just ahead of the weekend and after all this glorious weather, our thoughts turn to a pool, a book and a G&T – not necessarily in that order, but preferably. Below we’ve brought you a selection of some of our boutique hotels and B&Bs with stunning pools: Carpe Diem Exclusive Boutique Resort, Santorini The suites for two at Carpe Diem ….

A conversation with Justin Salisbury from Artist Residence

After taking over a family run hotel in Brighton, Justin Salisbury has steadily nurtured and grown his chain of Artist Residence hotels to be a total of five by mid-2018. Their quirky design style and approachable and warm welcome have given them a loyal fan base and in this blog we chat to Justin and hear about some of the lessons he’s learnt along the way. You’ve ….