Cottages with an Open Fire

Imagine arriving back to a warm, cosy holiday home after a long day exploring the local countryside. What better way to relax in the evening than by a roaring woodburning stove, perhaps with a glass of wine and definitely with your feet up! We’ve scoured the entire country from Cornwall to Scotland to find you the cosiest holiday cottages with open fires, so simply scroll down the page to begin browsing.

Please note that although some properties supply the first nights wood and timber for the fire, some properties may not. Be sure to click on ‘more info’ to double check.

Featured Accomodation

Doward Farm

Whitchurch, Welsh Borders.

Sleeps 14 – 16. Georgian farmhouse only one mile from The Biblins Bridge. The area offers some of the finest walking and cycling terrain in the country with Offa’s Dyke, Three Castles Walk and Wye Valley Walk all within 5 miles. Cottage Code: RJ7.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

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Vale Farmhouse – East Wing

Frostenden, nr. Southwold, Suffolk.

Sleeps 5 – 10. These two spacious, beamed holiday cottages are careful restorations of a Grade II listed farmhouse and include free wi-fi. Set down a private lane, each has its own garden. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: BFG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

The West Wing

Capheaton Hall, Northumberland.

Sleeps 8. Home to the Swinburne family since the 13th century, this historic country house stands in landscaped parkland and woodland. Extensively restored, The West Wing provides luxurious holiday accommodation surrounded by delightful antiques. Cottage Code: MVZ.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 13th Century

Chanctonbury

East Preston, West Sussex.

Sleeps 10. This large detached cottage is less than 300 yds from a popular unspoilt beach and combines modern comforts with lots of character, including a big inglenook open fire. The private indoor swimming pool is open all year. Large enclosed garden. Cottage Code: PMMM.

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

Hen Ysgol

Llanfaethlu, Anglesey, Wales.

Sleeps 8. Set on the northern side of Anglesey, just a short distance from the sea, this beautiful former school house stands completely isolated in its own enclosed gardens. Furnished and equipped to a high standard, an ideal base for family gatherings. Cottage Code: OMN.

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

Bellevue

Harewood End, nr. Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.

Sleeps 15. Dating back 200 years, this grand detached country house is set within 2 acres of attractive gardens. Full of character, with open fires, beams and chandeliers, this lavish retreat is an ideal location to explore the surrounding area. Cottage Code: RR2.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Ryall’s Stud Cottage

Bishops Caundle, nr. Sherborne, Dorset.

Sleeps 4. This delightful converted stable combines modern conveniences and tasteful furnishings. With both walks and rides from the doorstep, there is even stabling for guests’ horses available by arrangement. Cottage Code: DQG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Littlecot

Ilmington, Warwickshire.

Sleeps 2. This delightful old stone cottage is found in the heart of the pretty Warwickshire village of Ilmington. Less than 8 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon, it is just a short distance from the beautiful market town of Chipping Campden. Cottage Code: NKC.

  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Whitehall Pele Tower

Whitehall, Mealsgate, Cumbria.

Sleeps 8. This unique 14th-century tower is perfectly situated for exploring the Lake District. Situated amongst acres of grounds, this quirky property is ideal for a relaxing holiday in the country. Includes period features such as a Tudor fireplace. Cottage Code: B4872.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • 14th Century

Cravens Manor

Henham, nr. Southwold, Suffolk.

Sleeps 12. Dating from Tudor times, this magnificent manor house blends charm and character with modern facilities. Set in extensive grounds close to the attractive seaside town of Southwold, it boasts a heated outdoor swimming pool and tennis court. Cottage Code: BWQ.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • 16th Century

The Shooting Lodge

Colquite, Washaway, Cornwall.

Sleeps 18. With eight en-suite bedrooms, this very spacious, detached property occupies a peaceful setting on a working arable farm and pheasant shooting estate. The cottage boasts a games room and is close to Bodmin and Wadebridge. Cottage Code: GD7.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century