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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The Anchorage

Staithes, nr. Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4. Occupying an idyllic location on the quayside at Staithes, this traditional cottage offers lovely views over the harbour, which was once one of the largest fishing ports on England’s north east coast. Try your hand at some fossil hunting on the beach. Cottage Code: W404.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

33 Crovie

Gardenstown, nr. Banff, Aberdeenshire.

Sleeps 4. This former fishermans cottage now offers comfortable holiday accommodation over three levels. Enjoy stunning views over the historic conservation village of Crovie (beware, no cars!) and beyond to the seascape of the Moray Firth. Cottage Code: 28658.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

The Stables

Penally, nr. Tenby, Pembrokeshire.

Sleeps 3. Dating from the early 1700s, this former stable block to the local manor house, sits peacefully in the heart of the pretty Pembrokeshire village of Penally. Lovingly renovated, it enjoys stunning sea views over the coast to the Gower Peninsula. Cottage Code: OV6.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Pant-y-Llyn House

Trearddur Bay, Anglesey, Wales.

Sleeps 12. With views over a superb sandy beach, this splendid and very spacious house has been comfortably furnished and tastefully decorated. Set off the west coast of Anglesey on beautiful Holy Island, Trearddur Bay is an ideal swimming spot. Cottage Code: OFK.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Farmhouse

Cromer, Norfolk.

Sleeps 7. This detached brick and flint farmhouse is set on the edge to the popular seaside town of Cromer, just 10 minutes’ distance from the promenade, pier and sandy beach. With its own enclosed lawned garden, it makes an excellent holiday venue. Cottage Code: CZW.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Sunnyside

Sandsend, nr. Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 5. Enjoying stunning views over a valley to the sea, this delightful 18th century cottage is just a few hunderd metres from the beach. A stroll away from the inns and tearooms of picturesque Sandsend, follow a three mile sandy beach to Whitby. Cottage Code: IQZ.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Hairpin Cottage

Gower Peninsula, nr. Swansea, Glamorgan.

Sleeps 4. Just a short stroll from the beach, this attractive holiday cottage enjoys commanding views over Langland Bay. Tastefully furnished and equipped to a high standard, it has been carefully converted from a stable to take advantage of the views. Cottage Code: ODC.

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

Shorewaters

Appledore, Devon.

Sleeps 5. This cottage is located in an idyllic position on the banks of the River Torridge and boasts two balconies from which to enjoy the river views. It is ideally located within walking distance from Appledore with its pubs, restaurants and shops. Cottage Code: 19563.

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

Lavender Cottage

St Columb Minor, nr. Newquay, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Boasting original beams and exposed stonework, this delightful listed holiday cottage lies just a mile away from the sandy beach at Porth. Set in the old village square, it makes a cosy retreat in this popular coastal area. Cottage Code: G98.

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

Sandy Ridge

Holland-on-Sea, nr. Colchester, Essex.

Sleeps 8. Set opposite the beach in the seaside town of Holland-on-Sea, this spacious detached holiday property features a sunny lawned garden, complete with an outdoor swimming pool and hot tub. The ideal setting for a traditional family seaside holiday. Cottage Code: 29127.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century