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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The Old Stables

Crynant, nr. Neath, Glamorganshire.

Sleeps 5. Boasting numerous walks directly onto the mountain behind, this detached stone holiday cottage is set on the outskirts of the village of Crynant. Converted to a high standard, it has shared use of an indoor heated pool, hot tub, gym and sauna. Cottage Code: W42528.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

The Wheelhouse

nr. Linlithgow, West Lothian.

Sleeps 4. Fill the senses with the sights and sounds of the picturesque River Avon as it flows gently below the outdoor hot tub of this carefully restored former watermill. The ideal romantic hideaway, visitors are welcome to try a spot of trout fishing. Cottage Code: S4481.

  • Hot Tub
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Netherall Manor Lodge

Soham, nr. Ely, Cambridgeshire.

Sleeps 3. Within walking distance of the small fenland town of Soham, this pretty converted stables, complete with clock tower, lies in a lovely secluded setting. Conveniently located as a touring base, Ely, Cambridge and Newmarket are all within easy reach. Cottage Code: 50311.

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

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