Boutique Cottages

Welcome to our selection of luxury, opulent and boutique holiday cottages. If you’re looking for a holiday to remember then look no further!

What makes our selection so unique is that each property has been handpicked by the team at Historic UK. We’ve been rather rigorous in our definition of ’boutique’ to make the next few pages showcase some of the finest holiday cottages in the land.

We’ve included oast houses, beachside retreats and superbly renovated barn conversions, and as ever most of the properties also have a wealth of history and heritage. To begin your search simply scroll down or hit the “Browse all…” button at the top of the page to filter by size.

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The Stables at Riber Hall

Riber, Matlock, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 20. Standing in the grounds of the privately-owned Riber Hall, The Stables boasts ten en suite bedrooms equipped with Sony LCD TVs, dining areas and micro kitchens. Outside there is a beautiful garden with heated furnished terrace. Cottage Code: RDDB.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

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Ty Cerrig Farmhouse

St Clears, nr. Laugharne, Carmarthenshire.

Sleeps 10. Dating back to the 18th century, this traditional Welsh farmhouse has been lovingly converted to retain much of its original charm with oak beams, stones walls and a period wood-burning stove. More modern touches include a 6-seater hot tub. Cottage Code: OU7.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Château de Rivière

Chinon, nr. Samur, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 8. Beamed throughout, this delightful holiday property stands in the grounds of the owner’s picturesque 19th century château. Carefully converted from estate buildings, there is a shared swimming pool and stabling available by arrangement. Cottage Code: F37153.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Cwm Corn Barn

Dolfor, nr. Newtown, Powys.

Sleeps 9. Enjoy the glorious views of the surrounding hills and valleys from the comfort of the bubbling outdoor hot tub of this carefully converted barn. It makes the ideal place to relax following a day of exploring the historic delights of the area. Cottage Code: HW7662.

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

Saint Ambroix

Saint Ambroix, nr. Ales, Languedoc-Roussillon, France.

Sleeps 3. Occupying a first floor wing, this well presented romantic hideaway includes a large balcony area, ideal for al fresco dining. Enjoy views over the surrounding vineyards and olive trees from the large, private, outdoor swimming pool. Cottage Code: W13243.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Villa Trasimeno

Magione, nr. Perugia, Umbria.

Sleeps 8. Set close to the shores of Lake Trasimeno, this elegant and bright holiday villa is just a short walk away from the beach. The beautiful swimming pool is set in the well-tended garden and enjoys stunning views of the islands of the lake. Cottage Code: IUT474.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • 19th Century

Il Perle

Padenghe sul Garda, Lake Garda, Lombardy.

Sleeps 10. Set in the midst of olive trees, this former farmhouse has been carefully renovated to provide elegant, air-conditioned holiday accommodation, complete with a large outdoor swimming pool. A short underpass leads to Lake Garda beach. Cottage Code: IVG165.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Farmhouse

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 16. Carefully refurbished, this 19th century farmhouse now offers beautifully appointed and well-equipped holiday accommodation for larger parties. Set in extensive lawned grounds on the fringe of Regency Cheltenham, relax in the private hot tub. Cottage Code: NPQ.

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

Maison Saint-Amand-de-Coly

St. Amand-de-Coly, nr. Montignac, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 4. Featuring original beams and stone walls throughout, this delightful 18th century sandstone cottage has been lovingly renovated. Complete with a secluded heated pool, it is just 5km from the historic riverside market town of Montignac. Cottage Code: FAD287.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Boutique
  • 18th Century

Gaoth Saile

Spiddal, nr. Inverin, Co. Galway.

Sleeps 6. Complete with its own games room and tennis court, this charming thatched cottage boasts stunning Atlantic sea views. The nearby lively village of Spiddal features traditional Irish crofts, restaurants and pubs. Cottage Code: W31903.

  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century