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5 Holiday Homes for Crufts, England, UK

When attending Crufts you need the perfect accommodation, so look no further. These homes are the best of the best


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If you’re heading to Birmingham, England in March for Crufts, then we’ve got the perfect accommodation for you. When enjoying an event as incredible as this, your home has to match the standards, so heed our expert advice and book one of these gems to truly complete the experience.

Where to reside near Crufts

Take a look at 5 of the very best holiday homes in our England collection. If these don’t meet your high expectations, then nothing will.

The Hazelnut

The Hazelnut, Plum Guide home in Oxfordshire, UK

The Hazelnut, Plum Guide home in Oxfordshire, UK

Click to book The Hazelnut now: from £126 per night This small but cosy cottage is a great base for those looking to enjoy the area's outstanding nature. Make your way through the rolling fields, drop by local pubs for lunch and be sure to visit nearby Hook Norton's brewery. This is generally a great spot for outdoor enthusiasts and you're also within a short drive of Oxford if you fancied an afternoon in town – best of both worlds. Sleeps up to 2 | 1 Bedroom | 1 Bathroom


Suncroft, Plum Guide home in Oxford, UK

Suncroft, Plum Guide home in Oxford, UK

Click to book Suncroft now: from £200 per night Located on the northern edge of the Cotswolds, it doesn't get more quintessential Cotswold than this grade II-listed, seventeenth-century thatched cottage. Cosy interiors in muted tones and traditional furnishings allow the home's original features to shine – look forward to evenings spent under the beautiful beams and by the warmth of the inglenook fireplace. Luckily, bathrooms and kitchen have been updated and deliver the modern comforts we can't live without. Cooking in the country-style kitchen is an absolute pleasure. Take your meals outside to the extensive garden with stunning views over the hills, or fire up the charcoal barbecue for an outdoor grilling session. In walking distance of a great pub and with scenic walks in every direction, the tranquil village of Shotteswell is ideally located for exploring this beautiful part of the country. Sleeps up to 8 | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Shropshire Lad

Shropshire Lad, Plum Guide home in Shropshire, UK

Shropshire Lad, Plum Guide home in Shropshire, UK

Click to book Shropshire Lad now: from £325 per night If you’re looking for the English rural idyll you just found it. Surrounded by rolling countryside in the most tranquil part of southern Shropshire, this large farmhouse is an ideal place to get away from it all. The views are something to write home about, with vistas south to the heathland hills of the Long Mynd. With en-suites to each of the large bedrooms and a large kitchen-diner, it’s an ideal set up for families or groups of friends holidaying together. Spend your days striking out on some of the superb hiking trails, with regular pit-stops in the local pubs for refreshment. Bishop’s Castle (10 minutes away) is the perfect place to stock up with supplies, with its delicatessen, butcher, and micro-brewery. As evening closes in, draw the curtains, fire up the log burner in the library-style living room and snuggle down. Sleeps up to 8 | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

The Toadstool

The Toadstool, Plum Guide home in Staffordshire, UK

The Toadstool, Plum Guide home in Staffordshire, UK

Click to book The Toadstool now: from £200 per night This home is the best of both worlds – a traditional cottage fully equipped with modern appliances. With both an outdoor BBQ grill and a real working fireplace inside, it’s an ideal rural retreat in any season. The only noise disturbance is from birdsong, and maybe the odd tractor. The expansive garden rolls into beautiful countryside, and days here are best spent walking across the fields and down the canal for a pub lunch. There are local attractions aplenty, with the Lichfield Cathedral, Garrick Theatre, and Kings Bromley Marina all a short drive away. Sleeps up to 6 | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Jewellery Box

Jewellery Box, Plum Guide home in West Midlands

Jewellery Box, Plum Guide home in West Midlands

Click to book Jewellery Box now: from £180 per night An ode to its past, this converted warehouse near the heart of Birmingham's trendy Jewellery Quarter rocked the industrial look long before it was fashionable. Set over three floors, bare brick walls, high ceilings, incredible windows and chesterfield sofas make a real statement. The home comes with all the modern comforts you need for a relaxing stay, with everything from a big wall-mounted TV and bookshelves, to comfy beds and houseplants. The sleek white kitchen comes with high spec appliances so you can dish up a delicious dinner if you’re spending the evening in. Though it's worth mentioning you’ll be within walking distance of Sherborne Wharf, lined with high-end restaurants and fabulous bars. Sleeps up to 6 | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

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