Cottages by the Sea

Welcome to our selection of holiday cottages by the sea. These properties include cottages on the beach, harbour-side properties, seaside holiday homes and cottages with beautiful sea views: all are within walking distance of the beach, cliff, harbour or sea.

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Knock Old Castle

Largs, Ayrshire.

Sleeps 8. Following an extensive renovation programme, this 14th century fairytale castle is now ready to open its quirky doors to holiday guests. Located on the Ayrshire coast, enjoy breathtaking views over the sea from the glass domed castle turret. Cottage Code: UKC868.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 14th Century

The Boathouse

Kessingland, nr. Lowestoft, Suffolk.

Sleeps 6. Occupying the ground floor of the former lifeboat house, this well appointed and stylish apartment offers the ideal location to enjoy sunsets over the sea. Set on the Suffolk Heritage Coast, Kessingland is a traditional seaside village. Cottage Code: E5358.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

The Station House

St Bees, Cumbria.

Sleeps 4. Set beside the scenic Cumbrian Coast Line, this former railway station waiting room has been sympathetically modernised to provide the perfect holiday retreat. Harking back to the days of steam, this period timbered building dates from 1849. Cottage Code: W44072.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Old School House

Veryan, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Set in the heart of the picturesque Cornish village of Veryan, this thatched, former school house lies less than a mile from two of the best beaches on the lovely Roseland peninsula. Veryan is famous for its 19th century thatched roundhouses. Cottage Code: TT5.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Sunset

Combe Martin, Devon.

Sleeps 6. Set in the heart of the small seaside village of Combe Martin, this well-appointed and comfortably furnished holiday cottage is just a short stroll from the delightful sandy beach. Within easy reach of the local shops, pubs and restaurants. Cottage Code: 29043.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Beach View

Budle Bay, Bamburgh, Northumberland.

Sleeps 6. Built from local stone, this spacious holiday cottage features stunning views over Budle Bay to Holy Island. With vaulted beamed ceilings and open fire, it stands on Northumberland’s Heritage Coast, just a short walk from miles of sandy beaches. Cottage Code: MUW.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • 19th Century

Manor Cottage

West Pentire, nr. Newquay, Cornwall.

Sleeps 3. Set in the pretty Cornish hamlet of West Pentire, this cosy, adjoining holiday cottage is just a walk away from the cliff path leading to a large sandy beach. The nearby, historic Bowgie Inn offers a classic selection of food and real ales. Cottage Code: GAX.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Cottage Pie

Axmouth, Devon.

Sleeps 2. A self-contained wing of the owner’s Georgian home, this former coach house enjoys wonderful glimpses of the estuary. Just a mile from the sea, it is within easy walking distance of Axmouth with its thatched colour-washed cottages. Cottage Code: HBY.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Marbles

Rousdon, Lyme Regis, Dorset.

Sleeps 4. On a 350-acre country estate with its own private beach, this well-presented 19th century holiday home is ideally set for enjoying coastal walks. In the heart of the Rousdon Estate, it lies just ½ mile from the Jurassic Coast. Cottage Code: DAAA.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • 19th Century

Macinnisfree Cottage

Saasaig, Teangue, Isle of Skye.

Sleeps 8. This substantial holiday home boasts 3 en-suite bedrooms. Offering stunning sea views, the property is just 200 yards from the shore and stands in 3 acres of wild private garden with a small stream. Cottage Code: SBC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century