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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L’Esquirol

Domme, nr. Brive-la-Gaillarde, Dordogne.

Sleeps 8. This beautifully set old stone house features a private swimming pool and an enclosed lawned garden with furniture for alfresco dining. The beautiful hilltop village of Domme offers many sports nearby such as canoeing on the Dordogne River. Cottage Code: F24102.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Le Chêne Vert

St. Vivien-de-Monségur, nr. Bordeaux, Aquitaine.

Sleeps 8. Beamed throughout, this traditional stone farmhouse successfully blends period features with modern fixtures and furnishings. Outside, the large gazebo beside the delightful pool area provides the ideal venue for outside dining. Cottage Code: F33139.

  • Swimming pool
  • 18th Century

La Bastide

Fontaine-de-Vaucluse, nr. Avignon, Provence, France.

Sleeps 2. Beautifully decorated and furnished to modern Provençal style, this ’maison de gardien’ enjoys a private swimming pool with sunbathing terraces and loungers. A five minute walk from the shops and restaurants of Fontaine-de-Vaucluse. Cottage Code: F84177.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Carqueiranne

Carqueiranne, nr. Toulon, Côte d'Azur.

Sleeps 4. Offering stunning views over the port of Carqueiranne and the Giens peninsular, this delightful traditional stone holiday property is set in attractive grounds. Relax on the sunny terrace before taking a dip in the outdoor swimming pool. Cottage Code: FCV110.

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

La Foulerie

Bize-Minervois, nr. Béziers, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 8. This typically French terraced townhouse stands in the pretty village of Bize-Minervois, famous for its sandy beaches on the idyllic River Cesse. Air conditioned on the inside, the enclosed garden hides a private raised swimming pool. Cottage Code: F11181.

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

Les Mas des Oliviers

Cagnes-sur-Mer, nr. Nice, Cote-d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 6. With views over the old medieval town of Cagnes-sur-Mer and to the sea beyond, this delightful villa features a private fenced swimming pool. The summer kitchen makes the perfect place to prepare for al-fresco dining on the shaded pool terrace. Cottage Code: FME381.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • 20th Century

Cefnaire Isaf

Newtown, Powys.

Sleeps 9. Bursting with charm and character, this exceptional, detached barn conversion lies close to the historic market town of Newtown. Featuring a large cinema screen with surround sound inside, the fully enclosed garden boasts a luxurious hot tub. Cottage Code: HW7791.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Bwthyn

New Quay, Ceredigion, Wales.

Sleeps 6. Converted from an 18th century barn, this detached cottage retains many features, with its living room on the first floor. Set in quiet countryside, the property features a 9 hole putting green and a private lake for trout fishing. Cottage Code: 5178.

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

Les Ecuries

Argoules, nr. Campagne-lès-Hesdin, Picardy.

Sleeps 8. Formerly the stable block to the Château d’Argoules, this carefully renovated property is just a short drive from sandy beaches and the elegant resort of Le Touquet. With original beams and stone inglenook, relax beside the wood-burning stove. Cottage Code: F80204.

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

Chez Boussard

Fouesnant, nr. Bénodet, Brittany.

Sleeps 6. With its exposed beams and feature stone fireplace, this carefully renovated cottage sits within large well-tended grounds, complete with its very own outdoor heated swimming pool. Just 2km from the nearest beach. Cottage Code: T29551.

  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • 19th Century