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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Featured Accommodation

Hathaway Hamlet

Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire.

Sleeps 3. Situated in the quiet village of Shottery, this very pretty listed cottage boasts 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.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 14th Century
  • Piano

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Le Weepy

Praz-sur-Arly, nr. Megève, Haute-Savoie.

Sleeps 4. Just a short stroll from the village restaurants and bars, this first floor holiday apartment is set in a typical Savoyard chalet. Cosily furnished on the inside, relax and enjoy stunning views over the surrounding mountains from the balcony. Cottage Code: F74151.

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

St-André-de-Roquelongue

St-André-de-Roquelongue, nr. Narbonne, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 12. Beamed throughout, this traditional stone-built holiday home lies in the very heart of medieval Cathar Country. With six charming bedrooms on the inside, relax and cool down in the outdoor swimming pool between May and September. Cottage Code: FLA149.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th 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

La Villa de la Sorgue

Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, Vaucluse, France.

Sleeps 4. With a modern, minimalist decor, this well-appointed, detached villa is situated in a quiet hamlet near the River Sorgue. Take a dip in the private pool, laze on the sunny terrace or go for a wander to nearby Isle-sur-la-Sorgue. Cottage Code: F84285.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Chez André

Hautefort, Dordogne, France.

Sleeps 6. Surrounded by lovely woodland walks, this ancient farmhouse has been completely and tastefully restored to offer the perfect holiday base in the pretty Périgordian countryside. Enjoy the slow pace of life with a swim in the private pool. Cottage Code: F24159.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • 18th Century

La Villa del Sole

Vibonati, nr. Salerno, Campania.

Sleeps 14. Just 2km from the beautiful beaches of Villammare, this well-appointed semi-detached holiday villa enjoys its own private swimming pool. Set over four floors, it is elegantly furnished on the inside with terraces for outdoor dining. Cottage Code: IKC440.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • 19th Century

Harkaway Cottage

Skenakilla, Castletownroche, Co. Cork.

Sleeps 6. Carefully converted from traditional farm buildings, this single-storey adjoining cottage now offers well-appointed holiday accommodation, including a shared games room. The nearby village of Castletownroche stands on the River Awbeg. Cottage Code: W31928.

  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Ocean View

Derrynane Beg, Co. Kerry.

Sleeps 8. In an elevated position that commands spectacular views out to sea, this spacious stone property stands in its own natural grounds. Just half a mile from sandy beaches, Ocean View provides an ideal base for exploring the beautiful Ring of Kerry. Cottage Code: ZGL.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Camuri

Levanto, Tuscany.

Sleeps 4. Overlooking a tree lined square in the seaside town of Levanto, this cosy apartment is set within an historic former palace. Known as the “Hidden Gem” of the Italian Riviera, Levanto has an interesting old centre with good restaurants and shops. Cottage Code: ILL432.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Les Veys

Les Veys, nr. Isigny-sur-Mer, Normandy.

Sleeps 12. Lovingly converted from a former barn, this comfortable holiday property retains many original features including the exposed wooden beams and stone divider. Ideally located to explore the many historic locations of Normandy. Cottage Code: W13829.

  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century