Here are a few extracts from our Guest book.


Feb 2008- Beautiful cottage built to highest standards. Home away from home. Paul & Chris, Nairn, Scotland.

Jan 2009- As above, plus warmth of welcome and ongoing care and attention to detail made this superb holiday. Will certainly be back Thank you. Jane & Shelley, E Sussesx.

Mar 2009- Excellent little place. Everything you need and very comfortable. Thank you. Dave & Claire, Orkney.

Sept 2009- Great place to stay, no lack of anything. Warm welcome by Kath and Pat and very helpful tips at all times. We hope to see you again soon. Daniel & Liesa.

Nov 2009- Thanks to Kath and Pat for providing a well equipped and cosy cottage and a warm welcome- great area too! Lucy & Dorothy, Leeds.

Aug 2010- Thank you for a wonderful stay in this wonderful cottage. It was the perfect spot for the racing we were doing both in preston and further north. Loved the peace and quiet and all the thoughtful touches to make the stay so comfortable. Hope to be back and shall certainly pass on your details to family and friends. Barney & Sarah Storey, British Cycling Team.

July 2011- A lovely warm welcome and great home from home. We could live in your little cottage. Will happily recommend staying with you and hope to see you again soon. Cynthia & Lesley, Co Durham.


Sept 2011- An idylic place to stay- Thank you. Jill & John.

April 2012- We keep coming back because it is just brilliant. So thank you both. Jill & John.

July 2013- It is hard to find words to describe the wonderful experience of living on Lane Side Farm in The Proven House. We so love the cosy house and all the wonderful things you have done to it. A true highlight of our stay was getting to know you both and the children too. We will look forward to our next visit and stay in The Proven House. We will surely miss the English Family in England and will think of you often. Sheila & Tom, Portland, Oregon, USA.

May 2014- A lovely break away, comfortable well equipped cottage. Will certainly return. Brian & Margaret.

Jan 2015- A very warm welcome to a comfortably, cosy, well equipped cottage that became home for the duration of our visit. We came as strangers and feel that we are leaving as family. it has been a such a blessing to be a part of this farm community including the joy of seeing lambs arrive. Looking forward to coming back. We'll carry you all in our hearts wherever we are in the world. Andrew & Yolinda, NZ & SA.

Sept 2015- Thank you, your home from home is wonderful. A very warm welcome and some lovely ideas on days out. The Trough of Bowland was gorgeous and we can tick the illuminations at Blackpool off our list. You will definately be my first call when we come this way again. Barbara & Kathy, Sufflok.

May 2016- Another lovely stay, very comfortable and quiet. This cottage has everything we need a perfect place to stay whilst visiting family. Thank you again for making us so welcome. John & Hylda, Tobermory, Isle of Mull.