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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Stable Cottage

Wisborough Green, nr. Billingshurst, West Sussex.

Sleeps 4. Located next to the owner’s farmhouse and stud farm, this tastefully presented holiday property enjoys shared use of an outdoor solar-heated swimming pool, avail by arr. Enjoy the wonderful walks which meander through 70-acres of grounds. Cottage Code: PNNY.

  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Leed Castle – Keepers House

Maidstone, Kent.

Sleeps 10. This historic former gamekeeper’s house is hidden away in a valley by the River Len in the grounds of Leeds Castle, often referred to as ‘the loveliest castle in the world’. Entry to the castle and grounds is included during your stay. Cottage Code: 27985.

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

Farthingales – The Barn

Nonington, Dover, Kent.

Sleeps 4. This attractive oak barn is set in the heart of the Kentish countryside. Formerly a cart lodge, it retains many original features, beams and a superb galleried sitting area. It is located midway between Canterbury and Dover (both 8 miles). Cottage Code: PZV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 17th Century

Lower Dairy Barn

Climping, Littlehampton, West Sussex.

Sleeps 5. With its vaulted beamed living room and cosy wood-burning stove, this former barn has been carefully converted to provide spacious holiday accommodation. Found along an unmade lane, the large games room includes badminton and table tennis. Cottage Code: PQQH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Leeds Castle – The Guards House

Maidstone, Kent.

Sleeps 6. Originally a Napoleonic soldier’s barracks, this Grade II listed Kentish cottage boasts an unusual curved front door. It is wonderfully located in the grounds of historic Leeds Castle, home to six medieval queens and one of Henry VIII’s palaces. Cottage Code: 27988.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Dairy Cottage

Bincknoll, nr. Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire.

Sleeps 4. Ideally situated for exploring the pretty rolling countryside of Wiltshire, this well equipped barn conversion provides the perfect venue for a quiet, get away from it all break. Set on one level, there is livery and stabling available by arr. Cottage Code: 27175.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Sycamore Barn

Elmsted, nr. Ashford, Kent.

Sleeps 5. Surrounded by fields and woodlands, this attractive and comfortable barn conversion stands in a family-run sheep farm just 8 miles from the sea. For walkers, the North Downs Way is close by and Canterbury with its acclaimed cathedral, 10 miles. Cottage Code: PRG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 18th Century

Diablo

Castle Hedingham, Essex, .

Sleeps 10. Set on the fringe of picturesque village of Castle Hedingham with its timber-framed, medieval and Tudor buildings, this detached, single-storey holiday property enjoys private use of a heated indoor swimming pool – 3 hours per day. Cottage Code: W43233.

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

Saunders Oast Barn

Guestling, nr. Hastings, East Sussex.

Sleeps 9. Totally re-built following the great storm of 1987, this stylish 19th century barn now provides luxurious holiday accommodation, complete with a full size snooker table. Within easy reach of both historic Hastings and the medieval town of Rye. Cottage Code: PDDH.

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

The Oast House (Nutley)

Nutley, East Sussex.

Sleeps 8. Situated on the edge of Ashdown Forest, this unusual detached period barn boasting a wealth of exposed beams, nestles in 15 acres of grounds. Set in its own small garden area, it enjoys use of owner’s heated indoor swimming pool by arrangement. Cottage Code: PJJX.

  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • 18th Century