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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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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Château de Villiers

Allonne, nr. Beauvais, Picardy.

Sleeps 19. Set in extensive landscaped grounds, this spacious 18th century detached French château with its antique furniture, is tastefully decorated in period style. Relax in the grounds, play tennis, or perhaps a trip to Paris to see the sights. Cottage Code: F60112.

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

L’Erta

Malcesine, Lake Garda, Lombardy.

Sleeps 5. Boasting stunning views over Lake Garda and the small island of “Di Sogno”, this traditionally styled villa enjoys use of a swimming pool. The pretty resort of Malcesine, with its cobbled lanes and castle, nestles between lake and mountains. Cottage Code: IVG411.

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

Montecorice

Montecorice, Amalfi Coast, Campania.

Sleeps 24. Ideal for family gatherings, or a large group of friends, this spacious holiday property enjoys views over the town of Montecorice and beyond to the sea. The stunning outdoor swimming pool is open from May to September. Cottage Code: IKC331.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Le Mas Périgourdin

Siorac-en-Périgord, Dordogne, France.

Sleeps 5. This attractive stone holiday home enjoys a secluded position on a hilltop with panoramic views over vineyards from the private swimming pool and terrace, Five minutes’ drive away is Siorac, with canoeing and fishing on the River Dordogne. Cottage Code: F24272.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Appartamento Viola-Piscina

Loro Ciuffenna, nr. Florence, Tuscany.

Sleeps 2. Offering stunning views over the Chianti wine-growing countryside, the pretty stone holiday property boasts a fantastic shared outdoor swimming pool to relax in. Steeped in medieval history, Loro Ciuffenna is just 2km distant. Cottage Code: ITA716.

  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 18th Century

Villa Allan

Allan, nr. Montelimar, Provence.

Sleeps 10. Offering views over the impressive ruins of the ancient village of Allan, this stunning villa is comfortably furnished and well equipped on the inside. Outside, the large terraces and lawned gardens surround the private pool area. Cottage Code: FPD071.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Logez Boudin

Villedieu, Normandy, France.

Sleeps 9. Commanding superb panoramic views across the countryside, this converted farm building is set in the heart of Normandy’s cider country. Internally there is a wealth of natural timber and old beams, and outside a large shared swimming pool. Cottage Code: F50100.

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

Lucia

Nesso, Lake Como, Lombardy.

Sleeps 6. Situated on the banks of Lake Como, this lovely holiday apartment enjoys stunning views over the surrounding hills and lake. The hamlet of Nesso is a quiet and peaceful area, with Como and Milan nearby for a more cosmopolitan experience. Cottage Code: IVL101.

  • 18th Century

Château de Birac

Birac-sur-Trec, nr. Bergerac, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 16. No expense has been spared in renovating this stunning 13th century château. Inside, the spacious beamed rooms feature light stone walls, gothic fireplaces and stained glass windows. Amongst the formal gardens there is a shady terrace and pool. Cottage Code: F47182.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 13th Century

Villa Stefna

Golfe Juan, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

Sleeps 4. Set in immaculate lawns and gardens of exotic palms and lemon trees, Villa Stefna occupies the ground floor of the owners house. The apartment is spacious and well equipped, and enjoys use of a lovely private pool with Roman steps. Cottage Code: F06118.

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