Holiday Accommodation
  Sue Royle, formerly of GMP and Branch member, now lives on the Isle of Mull, Scotland.
  She has a detached 3 bedroom holiday home on the Isle of Mull which is available to rent.
  The cottage is spacious and sleeps six people. A 10% discount is available for members

  Details, including ferry crossings, are available at
  Brooke Cottage, Lochdon, Isle of Mull PA64 6AP
  Telephone; 01680 812028
  Mobile; 07811 083227

  Roger Norris (Oldham Branch member) and his wife Pat have a holiday cottage to let in Norfolk.
  Mount Tabor is a cosy cottage within walking distance of the village pub and shop/post office. It
  provides comfortable accommodation presented in a traditional style with an open fire, if desired.

  Located in the North Norfolk coastal village of Stiffkey, famous for its infamous Vicar, near to
  Wells next the Sea and well known for its proximity to several good bird watching facilities

  Kitchen with electric cooker, fridge and microwave.
  First Floor: Bedroom with twin beds. Bathroom with bath, washbasin and wc.

  Pets: Two pets welcome by application.
  Contact Pat Norris, 0161 633 6834

  This link will take you to the website of Hall Park bungalow near Norwich where
  you can have a lovely bed and breakfast break.
  It is run by Jane Stevens a retired Officer from Norfolk Constabulary who
  offers 10% discount to members.

  Jon Mattick, a member of the Somerset Branch, has an apartment in Tenerife which is available to
  One bed seafront apartment, (can sleep 4 persons) in the quiet area of the Costa Del Silencio,
  15 minutes from the airport. The apartment is in the Atlantic View complex with magnificent
  frontline sea views from a large balcony and uninterrupted views to the summit of Mount Teide
  at the rear.   It is fully equipped with all the usual home comforts including TV with BBC 1, 2 & 3
  and ITV,   DVD, Hi-Fi, and washing machine. The complex has 2 swimming pools.
  Checkout the website for pictures and more information.
  If the apartment is unavailable  alternative identical accommodation can be arranged 
  at the same cost and also 2 bedroomed apartments in the same complex from April to October.
  195 per week regardless of time of year.
  Contact John on 01278 760865 or by email at

  Julia Brownsword, retired Sergeant from North Wales, offers holidays in the South of France
  2 bedroom, 6 berth mobile homes on a first class site near to Nice on the
  Mediterranean Coast.  Reasonable rents, on site amenities and cheap air fares all combine
  to give a great experience. And there may be a discount for Branch members!
  You can contact Julia by telephone on 01492 879108 or by email at
  You can also visit the website at  
Welcome to our romantic cottages for adults only (To ensure peace & tranquillity!) In the beautiful peaceful hamlet of Mandegault de Melleran, just a few minutes' drive from the town of Chef Boutonne, in the south west of France.
Situated in a traditional south facing courtyard, these renovated holiday cottages retain many original features, some buildings dating back to early 16th century.
Lavender is a beautiful bright cottage sleeping 2 people. It has a private south facing garden with shaded seating area, sunloungers and BBQ. French doors in the cottage dining area which lead to the poolside area.

Hollyhock is a larger double cottage with exposed beams and original bread oven (no it doesn't work!), dating back to the 16th century. This cottage has the availability of two mezzanine en-suite bedrooms - please enquire with owner re charges for up to 2 extra adults. It has its own shaded patio area with BBQ.

The Loft is a studio loft apartment now available to rent with a minimum rental period of 2 nights - please contact owner for rates. The large Loft area retains original oak beams and character and comprises of substantial fitted kitchen area with fridge / freezer, Microwave, Oven and Halogen hob and Bistro dining area with all the necessary equipment required.
For further information, please contact the proprietors Teresa & Allan Jameson

Tel and Fax: (France) 00 33 549 290 927             Email

  Town House in Nerja, Spain

  Owned by former Cheshire Officer David Griffin and his wife and available for members
  to rent and enjoy. A 10% discount is offered to members

  For full information and contact details please click on the image.
  John Kenny, Branch member, offers a holiday villa to let.

  The Casa de Flores Villa is located at Javea on the Costa Blanca, Spain. 5 double bedrooms will
  accommodate up to 10 people and the villa itself has been carefully designed and equipped to the
  highest standard to meet the needs of wheelchair guests who wish to holiday with complete freedom.
  No Steps! UK TV (limited Sky package), DVD player and outdoor pool are but some of the amenities.
  For further information please contact Glynis Kenny on 07910 501088 or go to the website at

  Golfing Holidays in Spain

  Offered by Narpo Member Peter Hayward. Excellent accommodation with many golf courses nearby.
  Peter can arrange a package to suit your needs and offers a large discount to Narpo members.

  Contact him through the website at

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Thanks to a kind offer NARPO have access to a family villa -  Villa Scylla is situated in the suburbs of Lavena Ponte Tresa directly on Lake Lugano, Italy near to its border with Switzerland.

In addition, members can stay in one of 3 Vienna apartments for free.

For full information including how to book and availability, please click here
Ken Gagan, formerly of the A & B Divisions and W Department of GMP
offers the following accommodation to members;
A 4/5 bedroom town house in the quaint town of Vila nova de Cacela, (known as Cacela)
on the eastern part of the Algarve.
45 mins from Faro airport. 10 mins from beach, easy local access to bars/restaurants/banks.
Train/bus service within half mile. TV, air conditioning, splash pool with delightful courtyard.
All normal facilities available in house.
Transport from airport can be arranged. 10% discount to all NARPO members.
If interested contact Ken on  00351 281951746  or email on
Superbly located on Devon Cliffs Holiday Park.
Stunning, high quality/spec 2-bed holiday home available for weekly lets during July & August only.
180 Seaview - Veranda - Close to Beach - Quiet Area - Coastal Path - Restaurants - Pools - Activities - Entertainment.  Owned by NARPO members.
Please visit our website at: or Email: 
20% discount off standard rate Police Officers / NARPO