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New accessible gites for the disabled & elderly near Toulouse & Bordeaux in Southwest France

6th August 2014

Accessible Holidays in France The former owners of Eildon Holiday Cottages, have developed two new accessible self catering gites at their home in South West France. Montargen is a beautiful 13th century private property set in 7.8 acres of landscaped grounds near the ancient village of Saint-Maurin.   Tom & Jill Hart have designed the gites to the same Category 1 standard of their previous cottages, with very special features for the less able, including level access, all on one floor, wheel-in showers and equipment available including portable hoist and electric profiling bed.   The gites were opened for the first time at the beginning of July....
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Disabled access holidays in Truro Cornwall

26th February 2014

Disabled access holidays in Truro Cornwall at Treworgans Farm Holidays are offering special prices on holidays to be taken before the 18th May 2013. Come to Cornwall and enjoy the wonderful spring gardens and less crowded coastal beauty spots.   Both of the self catering properties are fully accessible and we have a vast range of mobility aids, including electric profiling beds, riser recline chairs and hoists, which are free for guests use. Free Wi-Fi.  For more information please call us on 01726 883240 / 07762 173860....
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Wheelchair holidays in Spain

8th February 2014

  We at accessatlast are often asked where in Europe is the best location for wheelchair users and the provision of mobility equipment. Presently, there is no better Country than Spain.  The reason that disabled holidays in Spain are popular is primarily due to the number of ex-pats living in the Costa regions. The Britain’s are naturally entrepreneurial and ironically see that servicing the disabled market space is profitable… ...Unlike many areas of the UK where still there is little or no accessible holiday homes like in the North & South East of England or the majority of Wales. The easiest resorts to find accessible accommodation for wheelchair users that may also need mobility equipment are places like Costa del Sol, Costa...
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Accessible swimming pool with hoist in Spain

5th September 2013

Las Golondrinas has a swimming pool with hoist and is nestled  in the countryside on the outskirts of a typical Spanish village near the market town of Fuente Alamo in Southern Spain.  This beautiful property is very accessible and all inclusive.  The owners have even installed a pool hoist, to enable wheelchair users and those with limited physical movement to access their swimming pool in Spain....
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Self Catering accommodation in Cornwall with an Air mattress and hoist for disabled

24th July 2013

Treworgans Farm Holidays is one of the few Self Catering accommodation in Cornwall with an Air mattress and hoist for disabled.  David and Esme Eyles are committed to ensuring all their guests are not only comfortable but have complete peace of mind when staying at their holiday centre.They also have pressure mattresses available.  ...
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Cardigan Bay Seafood Festival - accessible accommodation

24th June 2013

In 1997 the people of Aberaeron Harbour started the Cardigan Bay Seafood Festival when in the month of July, where many people from  all around the world get together and celebrate the fabulous selection of fish locally caught off Aberaeron Harbour.  Fun, games and fine beers can be had and lots of like minded people converge to celebrate good british seafood. if you need accommodation with disabled access for wheelchair, please visit Penllwyn Cottages. visit their facebook page or website for further details....
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Accessible beaches in West Wales

19th June 2013

Accessible Beaches West Wales courtesy of Penllwyn Cottages ...
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Accessible Restaurants in West Wales

19th June 2013

Accessible Restaurants West Wales, courtesy of Penllwyn Cottages   The Harbour Master Hotel, Aberaeron   -  www.harbour-master.com The Hive, Aberaeron     -  www.thehiveaberaeron.com The Daffodil, Penrhiwllan  - www.daffodilinn.co.uk Ty Mawr Mansion – www.tymawrmansion.co.uk The Penwig, New Quay  - www.penwig.co.uk The Falcondale Hotel, Lampeter  - www.thefalcondale.co.uk...
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Short breaks with disabled access on the west coast of wales

19th June 2013

Penllwyn Cottages offer Short breaks with disabled access on the west coast of wales. Cei Newydd cottage is a beautifully refurbished holiday cottage sleeping up to 4 people in two ensuite bedrooms, and is 5 star rated by Visit Wales. Single storey with level access the cottage has been carefully designed to accommodate with wheelchair access. One of the bedrooms enjoys an adapted bathroom. With its own enclosed garden and parking adjacent to the property Cei Newydd cottage is the ideal base to enjoy the beauty and unspoilt nature of Cardigan Bay. Relax in your wonderful cottage or go out and enjoy all the local coastal villages have to offer. Nearby New Quay has boat trips that will take you into the bay to spot the bottlenose dolphins that live here. This stretch of the Welsh coast is...
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Accessible holiday cottages with ceiling track hoists in Scotland

1st May 2013

The Eildon Holiday Cottages are accessible holiday cottages which include ceiling track hoists which are located in the beautiful Scottish Borders.  Two cottages (Single Tree Cottage and Langrig) have ceiling tracking hoists. Built in a converted Georgian farm steading. The cottages have won several prestigious awards including the best self-catering accommodation for disabled people in Britain and the best facilities for disabled people in Scotland. The cottages have stunning views over Melrose and the Tweed valley and each is designed specifically with wheelchair users in mind incorporating special features such as low level windows and switches, adapted kitchens, bathrooms and wet room shower rooms, level access and wide doorways with kickplates. Electric profiling beds and a rang...
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Molift spare parts website launched...

29th April 2013

    AAL LTD are delighted to announce the launch of their new Molift spare parts website www.moliftspareparts.co.uk which enables consumers and organisations to purchase parts online and request a Molift Service Engineer. We would appreciate any feedback, please visit facebook.com/moliftuk and let us know your thoughts....
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Molift smart servicing

13th January 2013

We at AAL LTD are able to service the wide range of lifting and handle equipment supplied from Molift (Norway) as an authorised UK dealer, we're here to assist you.  Call 01772 814 555 for further assistance....
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Access Africa guide is now available, a complete guide for disabled travellers

3rd December 2012

As author of Bradt guidebook 'Access Africa' is now available for Β£5.00 (this is less than one third of the normal retail price). To receive this book (postage-free in UK) accessatlast.com readers can purchase via www.bradtguides.com and put 'Access5' in the coupon code. As well as info specific to Africa safaris, the guide contains pages of practical advice about adventure travel for disabled people....
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Self catering holiday in france with disabled access

16th November 2012

This is an excellently http://www.accessatlast.com/disabled-holiday/accommodation-info/657/ which is all on one level and sleeps 10, in 5 bedrooms. It is fully accessible and has a wet room with disabled fittings, large living room and fully fitted kitchen.The separate restored barn sleeps 4/6, with the main double bedroom bathroom and living/kitchen area are all wheel chair accessible. There is a further bedroom up stairs as well a mezzanine living area with sofa bed. Outside there are large level gardens, a heated swimming and games room....
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Wheelchair adapted Villa in Florida for the disabled or handicapped

29th October 2012

If you're looking for a wheelchair adapted villa in Florida for the disabled or handicapped as the Americans would say, please look at this excellent example, right in the heart of where you want to be for all the attractions, as the owner is a full-time wheelchair user; be assured the accommodation is correct and will meet your needs. ...
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Wheelchair accessible taxi in Malta

18th October 2012

Introducing Dial-A-Cab, (00356 23456789) a new concept in Malta that makes catching a cab and going to your destination easy, simple and reliable. In a short space of time Dial-A-Cab has made a real impact on the market and by calling +356 23456789 anytime of the day or book online we will pick you up, wherever you are and take you anywhere you want. It is as simple as that. Dial-A-Cab has a brand new fleet of instantly recognizable and distinctive yellow London cabs and all our drivers are hand picked, well mannered and fluent in English and Maltese. We cater for all occasions and clients. Whether it’s going for a business meeting in Valletta, a shopping trip to Sliema, off to a party or a tour of Malta, you name it we do it. Dial-A-Cab is all about convenience and reliability. We wa...
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FOR SALE - Wheelchair accessible Villa in Italy which has been adapted with disabled access

9th October 2012

Santa Maria Vecchia is a farmhouse villa in the heart of Italy located on the border of Tuscany and Umbria very close to Lake Trasimeno. The son of the owners is tetraplegic (being C6/7 complete) and whilst he does not live at the house, he is a frequent visitor and manages without any assistance when there – often staying alone. The house has been stylishly renovated to facilitate his needs in all aspects whilst retaining the comfort, look and feel you would expect from a farmhouse. The house is now FOR SALE. Details can be found on  www.buyvillaitaly.com and with focus on accessibility, this beautiful house offers: β€’ A large lift between the ground and upper floor β€’ Wide doors between all rooms including the bathrooms. β€’ No corridors β€’ All rooms have...
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Disabled access accommodation that's dog friendly in Devon

2nd October 2012

Disabled access accommodation that's dog friendly in Devon is hard to find, however not at the Sunnymeade Guesthouse, Michael and Lynda understand your needs personally and look forward to make your the best.  Visit there property and speak to the owners. ...
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Wheelchair access beaches in West Wales

28th September 2012

Wheelchair accessible beaches 1)   Aberporth 2)   Tresaith 3)   Poppitt Sands - Cardigan...
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Wheelchair accessible tourist attractions near Aberystwyth, West Wales

28th September 2012

Places to Visit.   Aberystwyth Arts Centre.  01970 623232 National Library of Wales  01970 632800 Ceredigion Museum Aberystwyth  01970 633068 Centre for Alternative Technology Machynlleth  01654 705950 Felinwynt Rainforest Centre  01239 810882 Welsh Wildlife Centre Cilgerran (nr Cardigan)  01239 621600 A Bay to Remember Adventure Wildlife Voyages  01239 632558  boat trips from Cardigan Dolphin Survey Boat trips from New Quay 01545 560032 Assistance will be given to get on the boat, and there is ample room to put the wheelchair on the boat. New Quay Honey Farm – disabled parking, and wheelchair access to the Tea Rooms, Shop and Meadery ( There are however some steps to the exhibition) ...
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Wheelchair Accessible restaurant in New Quay, Cardigan Bay, West Wales

28th September 2012

The Penwig Hotel – New Quay www.penwig.co.uk 01545 560910 Owned by Brains Brewery serves an extensive bar Menu , overlooking Cardigan Bay.  ...
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Wheelchair Accessible restaurant in Penrhiwllan

28th September 2012

An excellent Wheelchair Accessible restaurant in Penrhiwllan is The Daffodil – Penrhiwllan. www.thedaffodilinn.co.uk   Lovely gastro-pub with very good Sunday lunches and excellent value lunch menu on Monday and Tuesday....
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Wheelchair Accessible restaurant in Aberaeron

28th September 2012

1) Harbour Master Hotel Aberaeron www.harbourmaster.com 01545 570755   Excellent Hotel, Restaurant and Bar on the Quay in Aberaeron Harbour. Serving a wide range of bar meals and restaurant dishes. Seafood a speciality.   2) The Hive – Aberaeron www.thehiveaberaeron.com 01545 570445   Again on the Quay in Aberaeron serving coffees, snacks and restaurant food. Can eat in or outside in summer. Or take away one of its famous Honey Ice Creams. It also has its own Fishmongers....
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Molift Smart Hoist Hire | Patient hoist Rental

27th August 2012

The Molift Smart RRP Β£2095.00 is a lot of money for many people who you need a portable hoist, to get away.  Portable Hoist hire have an affordable alternative with their Molift Smart Hoist available to hire and free up your income.  Average* hoist hire per Week is Β£132.50, divide that by the cost of a new hoist Β£2095.00 = 15.5 Weeks. If you go away twice a year, it will take you 7 years to break even! The Patient hoist rental enables you to free up your cash and hire our regularly serviced hoists which we can deliver nationally.  Call 01772 814 555  to discuss further.  *Average is over 2 Week period...
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