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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Millgrove House

Staplegrove, nr. Taunton, Somerset.

Sleeps 10. Standing detached close to the county town of Taunton, this individually designed holiday property offers beautifully-presented and well-equipped family accommodation. The covered heated swimming pool is set on a large sun terrace. Cottage Code: KAAM.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Clip-Clop Cottage

Crantock, nr. Newquay, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Set besides the pretty village of Crantock with its magnificent beach and sand dunes, this cosy and warm, detached stone holiday home has been equipped to a high standard. The local area offers a choice of good restaurants and country pubs. Cottage Code: GV5.

  • Open Fire
  • 19th Century

Presaddfed

Bodedern, Anglesey, Wales.

Sleeps 20 – 21. An elegant manor house set amidst woodland, Presaddfed is the ideal location to celebrate special occasions, or for large family holidays. It combines the charm of a bygone era with modern comforts. Cottage Code: 18486.

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

Lake View

Beulah, Powys, Wales.

Sleeps 8. Built in 1747 and forming a wing of the main house, Lake View has been renovated and restored to provide a comfortable and well decorated holiday cottage. It lies in the foothills of the Cambrian Mountains with trout fishing by arr. Cottage Code: ORV.

  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Wensum Retreat

South Raynham, Fakenham, Norfolk.

Sleeps 6. Boasting an indoor heated swimming pool (for exclusive use) as well as a hot tub, this detached bungalow is also in a great position for exploring the north Norfolk coastline and the nearby Broads. The city of Norwich is under an hour away. Cottage Code: CUY.

  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

White Cottage

Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4. Dating from the 16th century, this traditional holiday cottage features delightful sea and harbour views from its private enclosed courtyard garden and patio. Ideally located for exploring the cobbled streets and alleyways of Whitby. Cottage Code: 23165.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

West Lynch

Allerford, nr. Porlock, Somerset.

Sleeps 12. Thatched and cosy, Wesy Lynch lies on the sunny side of the Porlock Valley. Beautifully furnished with lots of arts and crafts, a games room provides entertainment with a pool table and darts. Outside catering is also available by arrangement. Cottage Code: EJL.

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

Eversfield

Goathland, nr. Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 12. Dating from the Edwardian era, this well-appointed and distinctive country house overlooks Goathland village common in the heart of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. Retaining many original features, it also boasts a games room and sauna. Cottage Code: IDO.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Lea Hall

Matlock, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 20. Sleeping 20 guests in 10 en-suite bedrooms, this listed 17th and 18th-century manor house has been lovingly restored back to its former glory. The dining-room, which dates back to the 1600’s, has a wood-burning stove and seating for 20. Cottage Code: RSS7.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Greenchester’s Cottage

Otterburn, Northumberland.

Sleeps 6. With stunning views over the Rebe Valley, this delightful country cottage is set on the fringe of the Northumberland National Park, just a short drive from Kielder Water. The private covered swimming pool is open from June to September. Cottage Code: MUM.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century