Prestige Holidays is an independent luxury tour operator. The company organises year round breaks to four and five star hotels and a selection of rural properties in Southern Spain, Mallorca, five of the Canary Islands, Cyprus, the Algarve, Madeira, Morocco, Malta and Gozo. In the summer Turkey, Lake Garda, Lake Como and Crete are added to its portfolio. These countries are featured in the company’s Destinations brochure.
Prestige is also the leading UK tour operator to Bermuda and offers a dedicated brochure to this stunning island as well as a comprehensive programme to Canada and the USA.
The operator also offers three, four, five star and self catering holidays to Sicily and Croatia as well as a UK programme featuring the Isles of Scilly (Tresco, Bryher, St Martins, St Mary) and the islands of Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney, Sark and Herm in the Channel Islands.
Premier Cottages represents almost 1,000 four and five-star self-catering cottages across the UK and this year scooped six of VisitEngland’s prestigious Awards for Excellence. Owners work together to promote their luxury accommodation and holidaymakers book directly with them, avoiding agency fees, and benefiting from the owner’s local knowledge and personal service.
Properties range from small, romantic boltholes to large family-friendly country estates. The collection includes pet-friendly accommodation, cottages that are ideal for walkers or cyclists and unusual holiday homes such as tree houses, watermills and even a former cheese factory and a converted pigsty!
Premier Cottages also has a wonderful selection of large properties, sleeping from 10 to 40, perfect for several families to holiday together and for reunions, anniversaries and birthday parties. Many properties have a range of onsite facilities like swimming pools, gyms, spas, indoor games rooms and children’s play areas.
The Ilsington Country House Hotel
Surrounded by rolling countryside in the heart of Dartmoor close to Devon’s south coast, the family run Ilsington Country House Hotel oozes charm and friendly service.
It features one of the most acclaimed restaurants in South Devon as well as the informal bistro-style Blue Tiger Inn. Both offer creative menus using high quality fresh, local produce and the property’s skilled chef even smokes his own fish and range of meats.
The two AA rosette restaurant, offers elegant and intimate dining, with a menu that blends traditional classics with contemporary influences. The Blue Tiger Inn is a family-friendly choice for relaxed lunches and evening meals, with a focus on sharing platters and dishes, as well as traditional favourites.
Kingston Upon Thames
The historic town of Kingston is situated on the picturesque River Thames just 12 miles from central London and a 25-minute train ride from Waterloo. Kingston comprises a colourful blend of unique independent shops, street markets and a wide selection of cafes, bars and restaurants. It also offers a rich history, thriving arts scene, great nightlife and stunning riverside location.
The Breast Cancer Unit Support Trust (BUST), is a Bristol based charity founded by patients for patients to support the work of the Southmead Hospital Breast Care Centre and improve the care for people with breast disease.The Centre was a leader in the establishment of “One Stop Clinics” where patients with suspected breast disease have diagnostic tests performed during a clinic, enabling most of them to receive the results before they go home.
BUST raises money to support innovation and purchase of new technology, such as Digital Mammography, before it is available through the NHS.