Cottages in the South of England

Browse through our selection of self catering holiday cottages in the south of England. From cottages in the New Forest, converted oast houses in Kent, seaside holiday homes in Sussex, Jersey or the Isle of Wight; all make an ideal base for your holiday in the south of England.

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Potts Farm Oast

Tenterden, nr. Ashford, Kent.

Sleeps 10. Once used for drying fresh hops before they were sent to the brewers, this spacious twin round kiln oast house has now been thoughtfully restored. Enjoy the beautiful Kentish countryside and discover why it’s called ‘The Garden of England’. Cottage Code: POOB.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

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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

Well Cottage

Upper Castle Combe, Wiltshire.

Sleeps 6. Dating back to the 16th century, Well Cottage retains much charm with exposed beams and inglenook fire. Set above Castle Combe on a tranquil private lane, it has been finished to a high standard in a contemporary country style. Cottage Code: DVD.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

The Water Tower

Bearsted, nr. Maidstone, Kent.

Sleeps 4. This former water tower once provided the village with its supply of H2O. Lovingly converted, it now offers unique holiday accommodation in spacious circular rooms set over two floors. With direct trains to London from nearby Bearsted Station. Cottage Code: 13684.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Tiplen Green Farmhouse – Tiplen Green Barn

Clanfield, nr. Hambledon, Hampshire.

Sleeps 2 – 4. Tastefully converted from a south-facing barn, these two beautifully presented properties, set in the South Downs National Park, have been equipped to a high standard. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: DNG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Thornden Farm – The Old Stable

Ashburnham, Battle, East Sussex.

Sleeps 2. These two heavily beamed cottages date back to the 16th century. Sympathetically converted with wood-burning stove in inglenook fireplace. Two village pubs within 1.5 miles. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: PG7.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th 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

The Thatched Barn

Smarden, Kent.

Sleeps 11. This stunning, thatched 17th-century barn has been thoughtfully converted to a high standard. Standing detached, it is ideally situated on the edge of the picturesque village of Smarden, once a centre for the thriving English wool industry. Cottage Code: PBBY.

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

Linley Farm Cottages – Dairy Cottage

St Osyth, nr. Colchester, Essex.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Carefully converted from traditional farm buildings, these six delightful holiday cottages lie tucked away in a quiet corner of Essex. With fishing and boating to be enjoyed on a nearby lake, historic Colchester is a short drive away. Cottage Code: 17977.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Salters Cottage

Boldre, nr. Lymington, Hampshire.

Sleeps 8. Steeped in history, this delightful 16th century holiday property boasts many original features including its beamed ceilings and original inglenook fireplaces. Within the beautifully maintained grounds sits an outdoor heated swimming pool. Cottage Code: DDDF.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

Drovers Cottage

East Meon, Hampshire.

Sleeps 2. Located in a breathtaking setting, this attractive brick and flint cottage makes a romantic and peaceful retreat. Having been totally renovated, it offers well-presented accommodation, just a short walk away from the two village pubs. Cottage Code: PAAV.

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