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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Soultzbach-les-Bains

Soultzbach-les-Bains, nr. Colmar, Alsace.

Sleeps 6. Set over two floors in a delightful 18th century period property, this well appointed and comfortable holiday apartment is just a short drive from the medieval streets of Colmar. Explore the beautiful lakes and mountains of the National Park. Cottage Code: FDH001.

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

La Palette

Lagnes, nr. Avignon, Provence, France.

Sleeps 2. Just around the corner from the picturesque village square, this lovely first floor holiday property has been decorated in cool pastel shades. Once the home of a local artist, the courtyard of La Palette has vines growing up the old stone wall. Cottage Code: F84162.

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

Ballymagyr Castle – Cottage 3

Killag, nr. Kilmore Quay, Co. Wexford.

Sleeps 6. Carefully renovated from former stables, guests at these adjoining holiday cottages can relax with a picnic by the lake as they explore the delightful grounds of Ballymagyr Castle. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: W32161.

  • Open Fire
  • 18th Century

Villa des Demoiselles

La Forêt Fouesnant, Brittany.

Sleeps 10. With its own private heated indoor swimming pool, this light and airy Breton style townhouse is located in the quaint seaside resort of La Forêt-Fouesnant. Within walking distance of the old port, with its bars and seafood restaurants. Cottage Code: F29460.

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

Les Papillons

St. Maixent l’Ecole, nr. Niort, Charentes.

Sleeps 10. Beamed throughout, this stone-built holiday property has been carefully restored blending period features with modern fixtures and fittings. From the impressive high vaulted living room inside, to the large enclosed swimming pool outside. Cottage Code: F79151.

  • Swimming pool
  • 18th Century

Clair-Vent

Ste. Radégonde-les-Noyers, Vendée, France.

Sleeps 5. Situated between the towns of La Rochelle and Luçon, this charming cottage is set beside one of the region’s canals, the perfect place to fish, or just relax. The beaches of La Faute-sur-Mer are easily accessible, as is l’Ile de Ré. Cottage Code: F85159.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 19th Century

La Vigne

Orgeval, nr. Laon, Picardy, France.

Sleeps 2. Just a short drive from the fortified medieval city of Laon, this traditionally built holiday property stands detached in the quiet Picardy village of Orgeval. Beamed throughout with rustic stone walls, it is easily reached from Calais. Cottage Code: F02131.

  • 18th Century

Le Noyer

Nolay-Beaune, nr. Beaune, Burgundy.

Sleeps 4. Offering lovely views over the rolling countryside, this detached property enjoys its own lawned garden and private solar-heated swimming pool. Simply furnished with a modern kitchen area, nearby is the attractive town of Nolay. Cottage Code: F71125.

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

Casa Porto

Toscolano Maderno, Lake Garda, Lombardy.

Sleeps 5. Set in a traditional 17th century building, this comfortable first floor holiday apartment is just minutes away from the beach and marina of Toscolano Maderno. On the shores of Lake Garda, the towns of Toscolano and Maderno date from Roman times. Cottage Code: IVG153.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Alabarda

Alabarda, nr. Todi, Umbria.

Sleeps 4. Constructed in medieval times on top of a Roman building, this traditional ground and first floor apartment enjoys a stunning setting overlooking the Umbrian countryside. The shared outdoor swimming pool is open from May to October. Cottage Code: IUP637.

  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Shared pool
  • 13th Century