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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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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Woodlands – The Spinney

Rogerscale, nr. Lorton, Cumbria.

Sleeps 3 – 8. These two adjoining properties have been created from a beautiful detached house built in 1822. Set in 1¾ acres of mature wooded gardens which lead down to the River Cocker. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: LUV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

The Old Laundry

Glenprosen, nr. Kirriemuir, Angus.

Sleeps 2. The cottage is set on the Balnaboth Estate on the edge of the Cairngorms National Park. This charming conversion of the old laundry features a large balcony overlooking the Logie Burn. River fishing on a 5-mile stretch: trout and salmon. Cottage Code: SFS.

  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Fenham-le-Moor Cottages – Sandpipers

Fenham-le-Moor, nr. Belford, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. Quietly set with views out to sea, these two pretty, single-storey, stone barns have been lovingly converted to provide comfortable and tastefully furnished accommodation. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: 12807.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Carr House

Cayton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 9. Relax in the spacious spa hot tub situated on the patio of this large single-storey detached holiday property. Set on a farm in a peaceful location, the white sandy beach at Cayton Bay is just 1½ miles and Scarborough is but 4 miles away. Cottage Code: IJZ.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Chatcull Old Hall

Eccleshall, Staffordshire.

Sleeps 10 – 12. This spacious 300 year old farmhouse retains many original features including a superb inglenook fireplace. Set in unspoilt countryside, visitors can enjoy shared use of a hard tennis court. Coarse fishing by arrangement (bring own rods). Cottage Code: RMZ.

  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 17th Century

Whiteabury Cottage

Chagford, nr. Newton Abbot, Devon.

Sleeps 4. With an abundance of beams, this Grade II listed, thatched cottage occupies a rural location within the Dartmoor National Park. Standing detached within its own large enclosed garden, it lies within easy reach of the town of Chagford. Cottage Code: HRK.

  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • 17th Century

The Water Castle

Newton, nr. Corbridge, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. This restored former water tower offers an unusual holiday home with a peaceful contemporary feel. Set in 1-acre of natural woodland grounds with a large lawned garden, it is close to the charming village of Corbridge. Cottage Code: MTT.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Tuckenhay Mill – Clock Tower Cottage

Bow Creek, nr. Totnes, Devon.

Sleeps 2 – 11. Tuckenhay Mill forms the centrepiece of a cluster of country homes and cottages that enjoy superb leisure facilities including two indoor and one outdoor pools. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: FJG.

  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

The Lodge at the Granary

Lower Stanley, nr. Winchcombe, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 2. Perfect for walkers with numerous paths and bridleways from the door, The Lodge provides privacy and space. Set in the peaceful village of Gretton, Cheltenham Racecourse is within easy reach. Stabling and grazing for horses by arrangement. Cottage Code: 27326.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

High Lowscales Farm

Whicham Valley, nr. Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Sleeps 11. This traditional Georgian farmhouse boasts spectacular views down to the Irish Sea and the Duddon Estuary. Set in 17 acres of farmland, lie back and relax in the spa hot tub, complete with massage jets and built-in sound system. Cottage Code: 28559.

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