Cottages in the South of England

Browse through our selection of self catering holiday cottages in the south of England. From cottages in the New Forest, converted oast houses in Kent, seaside holiday homes in Sussex, Jersey or the Isle of Wight; all make an ideal base for your holiday in the south of England.

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Potts Farm Oast

Tenterden, nr. Ashford, Kent.

Sleeps 10. Once used for drying fresh hops before they were sent to the brewers, this spacious twin round kiln oast house has now been thoughtfully restored. Enjoy the beautiful Kentish countryside and discover why it’s called ‘The Garden of England’. Cottage Code: POOB.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

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Silverland

Hordle, nr. Lymington, Hampshire.

Sleeps 14. This quintessentially English thatched country cottage boasts many original features including inglenook fireplaces. The beamed lounge overlooks the 4 acre gardens and outdoor heated swimming pool which is heated June-mid to September). Cottage Code: DDDU.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

The Sanctuary

Little Chart, Ashford, Kent.

Sleeps 7. Offering panoramic views over the local countryside, this imposing detached mock Tudor property is set in nearly 4 acres of idyllic grounds. It includes features such as an oak curved staircase, open fire as well as outdoor heated swimming pool. Cottage Code: 16614.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

The Quarter House

Rye, East Sussex.

Sleeps 4. Set in the heart of historic Rye, this stylish timber framed apartment dates back to the era when this fortified hilltop town was surrounded by sea. Now 1.5 miles from the coast, the town is home to many fine restaraunts and boutique shops. Cottage Code: 25320.

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

Swallow Cottage

Shanklin, Isle of Wight.

Sleeps 4 – 5. This delightful barn conversion provides the perfect retreat for exploring Shanklin, with its popular beach and amenities. Completely refurbished throughout, it is peacefully located in an idyllic rural country lane. Cottage Code: PCCP.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Showmans Wagon

Alphamstone, nr. Bures, Essex.

Sleeps 4. A truly quirky holiday experience! This gold rated property allows guests to live like a fairground showman and is set in 150 acres of idyllic woodland and meadows. Outside is a garden with furniture and barbeque, perfect for alfresco dining. Cottage Code: W42097.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Kingswood House

Beaulieu, Hampshire.

Sleeps 8. This stunning New Forest house boasts a covered, heated swimming pool, open Mar/Apr – Oct, as well as a spa/Jacuzzi room and sauna, all for the private use of visitors. Set in a lovely enclosed garden, it has been tastefully furnished. Cottage Code: W40356.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Leeds Castle – Weir Cottage

Maidstone, Kent.

Sleeps 2. Weir Cottage is a perfect riverside hideaway for two, and is located within the 500 acre estate at famous Leeds Castle, a stunning moated 900 year old castle. You have entry to the castle, grounds and Knight’s Realm playground during your stay. Cottage Code: 27987.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 17th Century

The Olde Cart Lodge

Castle Hedingham, nr. Colchester, Essex.

Sleeps 5. With far reaching views over a valley towards Hedingham Castle, this spacious, renovated, detached cart lodge enjoys shared use of the owner’s 25-acre grounds. Local attractions include the Colne Valley Steam Railway, Sudbury, 7 miles. Cottage Code: BUT.

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

Oak Wood View

Bredgar, nr. Sittingbourne, Kent.

Sleeps 4. Offering a shared outdoor heated swimming pool and sauna (May-Sept), this detached holiday cottage sits quietly surrounded by landscaped grounds. Situated in the historic village of Bredgar, there is stabling and paddock available on request. Cottage Code: 30348.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Rushfields Barn

Poynings, nr. Brighton, East Sussex.

Sleeps 4. Just a 20-minute drive from the bustling seaside resort of Brighton, this detached single-storey barn is set within its own enclosed garden. Nestling at the foot of the South Downs, it has been completely renovated and furnished throughout. Cottage Code: P30.

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