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You'll be bob, bob, bobbing away with a stay on this lovely wooden raft that's moored at Chigborough in Essex. You'll share the lake with a family of tame swans - and your nest is a two-storey raft built from local wood and there are plenty of trout (bring a rod if you like fishing). Inside is cosy and comfortable, sleeping up to four people. Solar heating provides warmth - but there's also a gas powered shower and kitchen hob - and there's a rowing boat to help you mess around on the wate.

THE DEAL: from [euro]239 a night for a cabin sleeping four canopyandstars.co.uk Cambo Estate, Fife Just outside St Andrews you'll fiond this tranquil estate - and a collection of snowdrop tents in the woodland. Each has a double bed, armchairs, coffee table, and small dining area close to a private beach. Nearby luxury shower rooms have ounderfloor heating.

THE DEAL: four-night breaks from [euro]225 camboestate.com Ceridwen Centre, Camarthenshire Nestled in an old orchard, there are three yurts - spacious tents made from canvas and bentwood frames. Great for a family getogether, there's a shared barbeque and a separate cooking area. THE DEAL: two nights from [euro]165 for two adults and two kids ceridwencentre.co.uk Camp Katur, Yorkshire Hide out on a hobbit house on this estate near Bedale in North Yorkshire - these tiny wooden huts are just one of the accommodation options. Ideal for active families - there's everything from quad biking to zipwires. THE DEAL: from [euro]43 a night, based on two sharing.

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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Sunday Mirror (London, England)
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Date:May 11, 2014
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