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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L’Esquirol

Domme, nr. Brive-la-Gaillarde, Dordogne.

Sleeps 8. This beautifully set old stone house features a private swimming pool and an enclosed lawned garden with furniture for alfresco dining. The beautiful hilltop village of Domme offers many sports nearby such as canoeing on the Dordogne River. Cottage Code: F24102.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Bas de Haute Serre

Crepin et Carlucet, nr. Sarlat, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 3 – 4. Set in delightful countryside with a the large enclosed swimming pool, these two self-catering apartments have been created from a traditional Perigordine property. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: F24463.

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

Strand Lodge

Ballyliffin, nr. Culdaff, Co. Donegal.

Sleeps 8. Standing in an exclusive development in the picturesque seaside village of Ballyliffin, this comfortable town house is decorated with style and panache. A golfer’s delight, the area is also renowned for its scenic splendor. Cottage Code: W31200.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Glenfern

Kingussie, nr. Aviemore, Cairngorms Nat Park.

Sleeps 12. This stunning Victorian villa has been renovated to a very high standard and sits within ¾ of an acre of private grounds. Located in the village of Kingussie, Glenfern features a billiard room complete with bar, sauna and hot tub. Cottage Code: SNNP.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Alabarda

Alabarda, nr. Todi, Umbria.

Sleeps 4. Constructed in medieval times on top of a Roman building, this traditional ground and first floor apartment enjoys a stunning setting overlooking the Umbrian countryside. The shared outdoor swimming pool is open from May to Sept. Cottage Code: IUP637.

  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Shared pool
  • 13th Century

Le Jas

Rustrel, nr. Apt, Vaucluse, France.

Sleeps 4. A charming, detached villa with private pool and grounds in the beautiful village of Rustrel. Enjoy light and airy accommodation in a completely relaxed setting. On the doorstep of Provence’s many scenic attractions & gastronomic delights. Cottage Code: F84311.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Chez André

Hautefort, Dordogne, France.

Sleeps 7. Surrounded by lovely woodland walks, this ancient farmhouse has been completely and tastefully restored to offer the perfect holiday base in the pretty Périgordian countryside. Enjoy the slow pace of life with a swim in the private pool. Cottage Code: F24159.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • 18th Century

Caillou

St. Vivien-de-Monségur, South West Coast, France.

Sleeps 6. The ideal location for losing the stresses of everyday life, this truly exceptional, renovated stone farmhouse features a landscaped pool area with ornamental shrubs. A walk from the pretty little village of St. Vivien-de-Monségur. Cottage Code: F33138.

  • Open Fire
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Idillio 2

Minori, Amalfi Coast, Campania.

Sleeps 5. Spread over two floors within a pretty house, the cosy holiday apartment is set within a quiet area of Minori and enjoys access to the beach via a number of steps. Boasting stunning panoramic views, overlooking the sea and along the Amalfi coast. Cottage Code: IKA427.

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

South Bay Cottage

Saasaig, Isle of Skye, Highlands.

Sleeps 6. Set In a superb position on the sea shore, this completely modernised 150-year-old cottage boasts an observation room with outstanding views across the Sound of Sleat. Observe the local wildlife from the stunning 55 square metre roof terrace. Cottage Code: SHC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century