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We are re-opening on 4th July

Lower Mill Estate and Silverlake are re-opening on 4th July and we cannot wait to welcome you back. Here are all of the wonderful facilities that we will have on offer for your much-deserved family break: Lower Mill Estate Children’s playgrounds Bike hire Canoe, paddleboard and katakanu hire Miss Mouse hunt Ballihoo take-away, delivery and collection

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Habitat Escapes takes centre stage on Channel 4 show, ‘Britain’s Best Parent?’

We have been delighted to host the final of new Channel 4 show, ‘Britain’s Best Parent?’, at Lower Mill Estate. Filmed last summer, the new show follows three sets of parents who each believe that their parenting style is the most effective way to raise children. For the final, which will be aired on Thursday

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Habitat Escapes’ Safety Measures & Travel Pledge

Our Safety Measures We are looking forward to welcoming you back to our sites from 4th July 2020, subject to Government guidance. Your safety is of the utmost importance to us, so we have put the following procedures in place:   Increased cleaning in all properties High touch point cleaning and disinfecting focus Staff temperature

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5 Cotswold Walks under 15 miles

You will be hard-pressed to find an area with as many quintessentially English walks as the Cotswolds. Rolling hills flanked by lush green countryside, sit in harmony with hundreds of lakes and the River Thames. Here are a few of our favourite walks that can be easily reached during your stay with us at Lower

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Our pledge to the NHS

Habitat Escapes is pleased to announce the launch of the following initiatives to help support NHS workers on the front line. Donating 5% of bookings to NHS CharitiesFor one month following the lifting of Government imposed domestic travel restrictions, we will donate 5% from every booking to the NHS Charities Together Fund. Offering one property FOC

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30 days of the great outdoors

We know how unsettling the past few weeks have been for families and understand that the prospect of weeks at home trying to educate and entertain the kids is seriously daunting. To help the days to go a little quicker and to boost the dose of Vitamin D, our lovely parent company, Habitat First Group

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Ballihoo launches new delivery menu

Ballihoo, the onsite restaurant at Lower Mill Estate, has launched a delicious new delivery menu. The locally sourced, homecooked meals are full of vitamin and mineral-boosting goodness that we will deliver directly to your door if you are staying at Lower Mill Estate. Dishes are designed for two to help satisfy multiple tastes in a

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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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