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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Featured Accommodation

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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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

Maison de la Source

Mercey, nr. Mâcon, Burgundy.

Sleeps 6. Ideally set on the Burgundy wine route, this picturesque stone farmhouse stands in delighful landscaped gardens, complete with private natural saltwater pool. The nearby town of Tournus boasts a wealth of old buildings, cafes and restaurants. Cottage Code: F71138.

  • Swimming pool
  • 18th Century

Villa Autran

Spéracèdes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

Sleeps 7. This ground-floor villa is spacious, and all rooms lead out onto the terrace and the private floodlit swimming pool. Set high in the hills with panoramic views from Antibes to Estérel, it is a short distance from five bustling villages. Cottage Code: F06294.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

La Bégude-De-Mazenc

La Bégude-De-Mazenc, nr. Montélimar, Provence.

Sleeps 13. Dating from the 1700s, this elegant stone-built farmhouse retains many original features on the inside. Outside there is a pretty private swimming pool in which to relax, with boules and a volleyball court available for the more active guests. Cottage Code: FPD078.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • 18th Century

Le Weepy

Praz-sur-Arly, nr. Megève, Haute-Savoie.

Sleeps 4. Just a short stroll from the village restaurants and bars, this first floor holiday apartment is set in a typical Savoyard chalet. Cosily furnished on the inside, relax and enjoy stunning views over the surrounding mountains from the balcony. Cottage Code: F74151.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Calicanto 4

Colognola ai Colli, nr.Verona, Veneto.

Sleeps 7. Set within a stunning grand old villa, this pretty air-conditioned holiday apartment enjoys shared use of a large outdoor swimming pool. Overlooking the Veneto countryside, it is located just 18km away from Verona, the city of Romeo and Juliet. Cottage Code: IVC403.

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

Ithon Barn – Sophie’s Barn

Cwmbrith Isaf, Powys, Wales.

Sleeps 2 – 4. Dating from around 1675, this stone built granary and barn have been sympathetically converted into two attractive, semi-detached cottages with woodburners. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: 15332.

  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 17th Century

La Tonnelle

Saint Simon, Charente, France.

Sleeps 6. Ideal for families, with shady gardens, swings and a private swimming pool, this attractive farmhouse has been carefully restored to retain its traditional charm and character. Set in peaceful countryside, within walking distance of Saint Simon. Cottage Code: F17100.

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

Le Moulin de l’Ardillier

St. André-de-Lidon, nr. Royan, Charente-Maritime, France.

Sleeps 10. Boasting a wealth of exposed stone walls and wooden beams, this traditional Charentais farmhouse is set amidst fields and vineyards. Just a short stroll from the village centre, the large landscaped grounds include a swimming pool. Cottages Code: FA264.

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

Domaine de Villeneuve

Villeneuve, nr. Cognac, Charente-Maritime, France.

Sleeps 14. This stunning traditional Charentaise chateau sits within large enclosed grounds just a short drive from the town of Cognac, famous for its brandy. Inside, the accommodation is set over three floors, whilst outside there is a private pool. Cottage Code: F16184.

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