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 boasts 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.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 14th Century
  • Piano

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Agay

Agay, nr. Fréjus, Cote-d'Azur.

Sleeps 2. Set on the ground floor of a distinctive towered property, this comfortable holiday apartment overlooks the picturesque bay known as le Golfe d’Agay, or Gulf of Agay. With its own covered patio area, it is just a walk away from a sandy beach. Cottage Code: FCV075.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Cwmmegan

Trefeglwys, Powys, Wales.

Sleeps 5. This charming former shepherd’s cottage is set in its own landscaped hilly garden with a woodland stream. Nestling in the heart of the countryside with sheep as the nearest neighbours it offers peaceful seclusion. Cottage Code: JVW.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • 18th Century

High Tide

Duncannon, Co. Wexford.

Sleeps 6. Overlooking the beautiful beach of Duncannon with steps down to the beach. This very spacious holiday cottage is comfortably furnished and features stunning sea views from most rooms. Fishing from beach 50 yards with private access. Cottage Code: YPM.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century

Maison de la Mouette

Les Grenettes, Ile de Ré, Charente-Maritime.

Sleeps 4. Set on the enchanting Ile de Ré, this delightful adjoining holiday property enjoys its own terrace overlooking the enclosed shared swimming pool. Just 500m from the beaches of Les Grenettes and across the bridge to the old town of La Rochelle. Cottage Code: F17345.

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

Le Grand Chêne

Beaumesnil, nr. Vire, Normandy.

Sleeps 12. Dating from the 1500s, this traditional semi-detached farmhouse stands within several acres of private grounds. Carefully renovated, Le Grand Chêne now features a private outdoor swimming pool and games room, with pool table and darts. Cottage Code: W14374.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 16th Century

La Croix-Valmer

La Croix Valmer, nr. Saint-Tropez, Cote D'Azur, France.

Sleeps 5. Enjoy stunning sea views from the luxury of the private outdoor swimming pool, this well appointed holiday villa occupies a peaceful location, close to the sandy beaches of Saint-Tropez. Explore the rocky coastal paths of La Croix Valmer. Cottage Code: FCV066.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Caillou

St. Vivien-de-Monségur, South West Coast, France.

Sleeps 6. The ideal location for losing the stresses of everyday life, this truly exceptional, renovated stone farmhouse features a landscaped pool area with ornamental shrubs. A walk from the pretty little village of St. Vivien-de-Monségur. Cottage Code: F33138.

  • Open Fire
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Vailhan

Vailhan, nr. Béziers, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 8. Nestling below the ancient remains of the château of Castellas, this tastefully furnished and well-equipped traditional property stands in the pretty little village of Vailhan. Hidden away behind high stone walls is the delightful outdoor pool. Cottage Code: FLH030.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Les Salles-du-Gardon

La Grand-Combe, Languedoc-Roussillon, nr. Alès.

Sleeps 6. Set within a 14th century château, this beautifully restored holiday apartment is located in one of the wings. Featuring its own enclosed terrace and garden, enjoy lovely views of the surrounding countryside from the private above ground pool. Cottage Code: FLG121.

  • Swimming pool
  • 14th Century

La Ferme du Poulmic

Bénodet, nr. Quimper, Brittany.

Sleeps 5. Carefully restored, this traditional Breton cottage features shared use of heated swimming pool. Set in tranquil rural surroundings, it lies within walking distance of one of the town’s quieter sandy beaches. Cottage Code: T29454.

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