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.

Popular Areas:

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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Riverbank Cottage

Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. Set alongside an old pack horse bridge straddling the River Eden, this unique holiday cottage is just a short stroll from the heart of the small market town of Kirkby Stephen. The pretty Eden Valley sits between the Lakes and Yorkshire Dales. Cottage Code: CC131162.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Treburthick House

Porthpean, nr. Charlestown, Cornwall.

Sleeps 15. Just a short stroll from a secluded sandy cove, this spacious detached holiday property enjoys stunning views over the beautiful south Cornish coast. Set in lawned landscaped grounds, inside enjoy a game of table tennis in the games room. Cottage Code: TPJ.

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

Chapman House

Fairy Cross, nr. Clovelly, Devon.

Sleeps 10. This superb conversion of an 18th-century stables enjoys breathtaking views of the North Devon coastline. A pretty 30-minute walk leads to a secluded sandy beach, whilst the surfing beaches of Westward Ho! and Bude are an easy drive away. Cottage Code: HNZ.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Driftwood

Craster, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. Occupying a delightful position in the picturesque coastal village of Craster, this former fisherman’s stone cottage dates from the 1800s. Comfortably furnished and well equipped, it offers extensive harbour views from the decked area. Cottage Code: 13104.

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

April Cottage

Old Alresford, Hampshire.

Sleeps 2. A romantic and characterful retreat, this lovely listed 17th-century thatched cottage, complete with four-poster bed, boasts its own garden. Set at the end of the village green in friendly Old Alresford, it is spacious and attractively furnished. Cottage Code: PTK.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • 17th Century

Riverside

Alcester, Warwickshire.

Sleeps 2. Overlooking the river from its balcony, this beautiful holiday apartment has been converted to an exceptionally high standard. Peacefully set in a pretty conservation area of Roman Alcester, it enjoys shared use of a secure garden and grounds. Cottage Code: RHA.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century

Kivernoll House Cottages – Meadow Barn

Kivernoll.

Sleeps 2 – 5. Ideally located for exploring historic Herefordshire, these three 18th century converted farm properties each have their own garden with countryside views. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: RBBF.

  • 18th Century

Carlingford

Maidencombe, Torquay, Devon.

Sleeps 10. Enjoying expansive views of sea and moor, all just 750m from the South West Coastal Path, this spacious property has been renovated to a very high standard. Boasting a lovely garden, orchard and woodland area, Labrador Bay is just ½ mile away. Cottage Code: HOOP.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Ashwell Court

Ashwell, nr. Harbertonford, Devon.

Sleeps 14. A charming, listed, Tudor farmhouse set in 22 acres of grounds, which include a hard tennis court. Tastefully furnished and equipped, the sandy beach at Blackpool Sands is just 15 miles away, whilst picturesque Totnes is 8 miles away. Cottage Code: HBL.

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

Dill Hundred

Vines Cross, East Sussex.

Sleeps 8. Refurbished to a high standard, Dill Hundred has a large garden and an outdoor unheated swimming-pool. This secluded, detached holiday home retains many original features. Excellent for walking and touring. Shops 1½ miles, pub 1 mile. Cottage Code: PZW.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century