Holiday Cottages

Choose from a cosy country cottage, a romantic retreat just for two, a fisherman’s cottage by the sea or a large holiday home for a family occasion. Browse cottages with hot tubs, castles to rent, pet friendly cottages and our popular cottages with pools page. These are just some of the properties in our selection of holiday cottages to rent in England, Scotland and Wales.

Or travel a little further afield… Cross the water to discover Ireland’s stunning coastline, sample a pint of the ‘black stuff’ and experience the ‘craic’. Or cross the Channel to France and choose from holiday cottages on the coast to traditional French gites in the famous wine making regions.

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Cornwall | Devon | Dorset | Norfolk | Suffolk

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Hathaway Hamlet

Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.

Sleeps 3. Situated in the quiet village of Shottery. this very pretty listed cottage boats a large feature inglenook fireplace and 17th-century oak four-poster bed. Just 1 mile from Stratford, it lies 200 yards from Anne Hathaway’s famous cottage. Cottage Code: RHI.

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

Dunstan Hall

Dunstan Hall, Craster, Northumberland.

Sleeps 18. Dunstan Hall is a wonderful grade II listed exclusive use castle dating back to the 14th century, perhaps as far back as the 11th century. The hall boasts wonderful sea views, and is only one mile from the local beach. Cottage Code: MRD.

  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 14th Century
  • Piano

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Mas Crouanques

St. Marsal, nr. Perpignan, Pyrénées-Orientales, France.

Sleeps 6. Surrounded by spectacular scenery, this luxurious and magnificently restored mas enjoys shared use of the owners outdoor pool. Roam the extensive forests and fields of this stunning property, with paths that lead straight into the mountains. Cottage Code: T66283.

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

Vence

Vence, nr. Cagnes sur Mer, Cote-d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 8. Dramatically set on the hillside of Vence, this spacious, air-conditioned holiday villa offers unrivalled views over the coast from Nice to Antibes. The Mediterranean landscaped garden includes a private modern swimming pool. Cottage Code: FCA478.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Longfellow’s Cottage

Cloghbolie, nr. Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal.

Sleeps 4. This traditional stone-built fisherman’s croft has been carefully renovated in order to retain many original features. Dating from the 1800s, it now provides comfortable and well-appointed holiday accommodation close to Creevy Pier. Cottage Code: W31870.

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

Yvias

nr. Paimpol, Brittany.

Sleeps 10. Set in picturesque countryside, yet just a short drive from a sandy beach, this neo-Bretonic style holiday home features its very own indoor swimming pool and spa bath. Outside, the large terrace is ideal for al fresco dining. Cottage Code: FBC283.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Ardura Beg Cottage

Ballydehob, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 5. Set in a wonderfully secluded location just 50 yards from the sea, this nicely designed and furnished cottage has a cosy and romantic feel. Boasting spectacular views over Roaring Water Bay, it is surrounded by a colourful gardens. Cottage Code: YLV.

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

Neuillé

Neuillé, nr. Saumur, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 8. Dating from the 1600s, this traditional stone built property is set in the well-tended grounds of the fairytale Château Salvert. Enjoy the large shared swimming pool in the summer, big game hunting in the autumn, or perhaps dinner at the castle. Cottage Code: FVM040.

  • Open Fire
  • Shared pool
  • 17th Century

Vue de L’Eglise

Monsec, nr. Brantôme, Dordogne.

Sleeps 4. Set beside the village church, this adjoining holiday property blends traditional features with contemporary furnishings and fittings. Boasting its own private swimming pool, it is just a short drive to historic Bourdeilles and Brantôme. Cottage Code: F24545.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Beaucaire

Beaucaire, nr. Nimes, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 2. Located in the very heart of the medieval old town of Beaucaire, this smart and comfortable holiday studio is set on the ground floor of a terraced period building. The Rhône-Sète Canal with its boat basin and terrace cafés lies close by. Cottage Code: FLG139.

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

Pomponio

Rome, Lazio.

Sleeps 4. Set in the old part of Rome, close to the Vatican, this elegantly furnished apartment although accessible by car, is also conveniently located near to the metro station. Ideally placed for sightseeing and to absorb the culture of the city. Cottage Code: IRO406.

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

Crismaxa

Biscarrosse, Landes, Aquitaine, France.

Sleeps 4. Just a short drive from the dramatic Atlantic coastline of southwestern France, this delightful holiday villa enjoys its very own swimming pool. The nearest shops, bars and restaurants of Biscarrosse are just half a kilometer away. Cottage Code: F40131.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century