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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Crock of Gold Cottages – Croc An Oir

Ballycullen, Mullinahone, Co. Tipperary.

Sleeps 2. With its own private courtyard and garden, this delightful romantic retreat boasts a cosy woodburner and an unusual loft style bedroom. Guests are welcome to wander through the 100-acre estate and indulge in some river fishing. Cottage Code: W31891.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Villa Cycas

nr. Palermo, Sicily.

Sleeps 4. Only 2km from the white sandy beaches of Mondello, this pretty holiday villa is set over two floors and boasts large comfortable rooms with windows overlooking the garden and pool area. Just a short drive from the heart of Palermo. Cottage Code: ISS926.

  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • 20th Century

Allaghee Mor

Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry.

Sleeps 6. This bright, spacious property enjoys a peaceful and remote setting with spectacular sea views over the bay. There are wonderful coastal walks and hill climbing from the door, with the beautiful beach at St Finan’s Bay just 2 miles away. Cottage Code: ZX7.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Llanlliwe Cottage

Henllan Amgoed, nr. Narberth, Pembrokeshire.

Sleeps 8. Restored to the highest standard, this former cow shed now offers tastefully presented holiday accommodation in a peaceful rural setting. With imposing vaulted beamed ceilings on the inside, outside enjoy al fresco dining on the private patio. Cottage Code: OY2.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Crouseilles

Crouseilles, nr. Pau, Aquitaine, France.

Sleeps 4. With its own private swimming pool and enclosed courtyard, this adjoining holiday cottage has been carefully converted from a traditional vineyard building. Once the regional capital, the nearby city of Pau lies on the edge of the Pyrenees. Cottage Code: W14194.

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

Saint Pierre-sur-Orthe

Saint Pierre-sur-Orthe, nr. Le Mans, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 10. Enjoy sweeping views over the surrounding countryside from the balcony of this spacious holiday property. Carefully converted from a former barn, it lies close to the town of Sillé-le-Guillaume and Lake Sillé Beach. Cottage Code: W14977.

  • 19th Century

La Colline

Ste. Maxime, Cote d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 6. In a row of pretty terraced houses, built in typical Provençal style, this holiday property boasts a shared swimming pool (30m away) and tennis courts. The private south-facing terraces enjoys lovely views over the Bay of St. Tropez. Cottage Code: F83111.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Shared pool
  • 20th Century

Plas Meini – The Manor House

Llan Ffestiniog, Gwynedd, Wales.

Sleeps 2 – 16. Set amidst meadows and woodland, these four delightful, comfortable holiday properties have been renovated and furnished to a very high standard. Fly fishing on river inc. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: JAV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Belair

Bannalec, Brittany, France.

Sleeps 6 – 8. This group of three tastefully decorated stone-built terraced holiday properties are set amidst glorious countryside. The park is equipped with a swimming pool and Jacuzzi. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: F29115.

  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Il Seminario

Collevecchio, nr. Rome, Lazio.

Sleeps 5. Surrounded by landscaped grounds with pine and olive trees, this pretty 16th century house provides comfortably spacious and well furnished accommodation. In a region famous for its stunning olive groves, Rome is just an hour away by train. Cottage Code: US028.

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