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Is this the most luxurious holiday home in the Cotswolds?

Habitat Escapes have just launched an 1830’s Barn conversion set within 2 acres of private land. Nestled within a private corner of Lower Mill Estate, Howells Barn sleeps up to 14 guests across six bedrooms and comes with a private pool*, private cinema, games room, indoor climbing wall, football pitch, pool table, basketball and breath-taking

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Lower Mill Estate

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style at Lower Mill Estate this year. Our wonderful New Year’s Eve dinner at Ballihoo will include live music, entertainment, a glitter bar, children’s goodie bags and a Big Ben countdown, even at the early setting, so the little ones don’t miss out. Please see attached menus. Sitting 1: 4.30pm-7pm

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Collect your Christmas Dinner to cook at home from Ballihoo this year

Let Ballihoo take the work out of Christmas Dinner for you this year, by collecting ready to roast vegetables and fabulous quality meat on Christmas Eve. All of our meat is sourced from the prestigious Walter Rose and Sons’ Butcher’s based in Devizes, who pride themselves on sourcing premium livestock from local farms, with as

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Christmas Eve Bike Ride at Silverlake, Dorset Christmas Eve: 9.30am

If you want to feel less guilty about over-indulgence this Christmas, why not take part in our Christmas Eve cycling adventure at Silverlake?  The 11 mile route is a perfect mix of on and off road tracks and will open your eyes to the beauty and tranquillity of the local area. The ride will take

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Black Friday Offer

We are delighted to give you a sneak preview of our Black Friday offer. On Black Friday, we will be offering a whopping 15% off holidays in Lower Mill and Silverlake, when using the code BLACKFRIDAY19* at the time of booking. As an extra treat, anyone who makes a booking with our Black Friday code

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Christmas Movie Extravaganza

What is your idea of the run up to Christmas? Last minute shopping and prepping never-ending piles of sprouts? Or watching Christmas movies, snuggled around a log fire with popcorn and hot drinks? Well, we might just have something for you. Habitat Escapes is holding a 2-day movie extravaganza from 22nd–23rd December at Silverlake. With

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A natural Christmas is coming to Lower Mill Estate

With our Pumpkin Flotilla over after another amazing year, there is only one thing on everyone’s mind… Here at Habitat Escapes we are putting together a magical Christmas experience for all the family. Fondues and festive cocktails will be served from a rustic tepee on weekends throughout December, whilst anyone staying at the Estate through

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A creepy crawlie Halloween at Silverlake, Dorset – Thursday 31st October: 4.15pm-10pm

If you are joining us at Silverlake over Halloween, you are in for a spooky treat! Come down to the Haunted Yurt for a creepy crawlie pizza on us, while the kids take part in a clay workshop to model one of Silverlake’s many insects. There will also be some creepy crafts on hand, which

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Halloween just got scarier with our biggest ever Pumpkin Flotilla

Halloween just got scarier with our biggest ever Pumpkin Flotilla! Thursday 31st October, Lower Mill Estate Join us on Halloween night for our eerie Pumpkin Flotilla at Lower Mill Estate, which after last year’s success will be bigger and better than ever before. There will be pumpkin carving, crafting, bonfires, marshmallows, hot drinks and spooky

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September in Dorset

There’s always something wonderful to do in Dorset and if you can tear yourself away from the local beaches, you may want to try one of these seasonal activities. Wellbeing by the Lakes, Dorchester: 19th – 21st September A brand new festival hosting a curated blend of talks, live performance, meditation, movement sessions, breathwork, wholesome

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