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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Kintail

Ratagan, Glenshiel, Kyle, Highlands.

Sleeps 6. Boasting an enviable setting on the shores of Loch Duich, this well-appointed holiday property offers the ideal base for exploring the delights of Skye, the picturesque Highland village of Plockton and the truly magnificent Eilean Donan Castle. Cottage Code: SVV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century

Rockview

Cellardyke, nr. Anstruther, Fife.

Sleeps 4. Set in the quaint fishing village of Cellardyke in the East Neuk of Fife, enjoy spectacular sea views from the wide balcony of this ground floor holiday apartment. Inside, it features contemporary furnishings and a cosy woodburning stove. Cottage Code: 29527.

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

Tigh A’ Mhuillin

Ardheslaig, nr. Applecross, Highlands.

Sleeps 4. Set on the shores of Loch Beag, enjoy the ever-changing scenery from this beautifully presented detached cottage. Fabulous walking and climbing country, it is ideally located for exploring this beautiful part of the Highlands. Cottage Code: STTJ.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • 20th Century

The Farmhouse, Caddy’s Corner Farm

Carnmenellis, betwix Falmouth and St Ives, Cornwall.

Sleeps 12. The perfect country retreat for extended family and friends, this traditional Cornish farmhouse offers comfortable and well-appointed holiday accommodation. Complete with its own private hot tub, it lies midway between the picturesque south coast and the more rugged north. Cottage Code: 27552.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Carneadon Farmhouse

St Thomas, nr. Launceston, Cornwall.

Sleeps 19. Set in its own private grounds, this listed farmhouse offers spacious guest accommodation with many character features including a feature fireplace, wood burner and two staircases. A second living room doubles as the games room with a large screen TV, Wii, Nintendo, air hockey and pool table. Cottage Code: 16692.

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

Trethiggey Farmhouse

Quintrell Downs, nr. Newquay, Cornwall.

Sleeps 14. Boasting many period features including open fires, a 1950s Aga, original stone flooring and a dairy, this listed farmhouse stands alone in its own private landscaped meadow. Well appointed, it offers all modern comforts downstairs with six character bedrooms upstairs. Cottage Code: 28034.

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

Trew House

Stratton, Bude, Cornwall.

Sleeps 12. This grand, former farmhouse commands extensive views over the surrounding rolling countryside, yet is just a short drive away from the golden sands of Widemouth Bay. Offering spacious holiday accommodation, it is ideal for large family gatherings. Cottage Code: GY5.

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

Toll Bridge House

Penmaenpool, nr. Dolgellau, Gwynedd.

Sleeps 2. As the name suggests, this unique holiday property was once home to the resident tollkeeper. Built in 1921, it sits aside the listed, wooden toll bridge that spans the tidal Mawddach Estuary linking the coastal towns of Tywyn and Barmouth. Cottage Code: UK6082.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Melin Newydd Cottages – The Windmill

Tynlon, nr. Rhosneigr, Anglesey.

Sleeps 4. Dating from 1833, this traditional converted windmill occupies a quiet location in a rural part of Anglesey. Lovingly renovated, it features a delightful living space on the ground floor, with double bedrooms on each of the upper floors. Cottage Code: 29567.

  • Quirky
  • 19th Century

Skene House Cottage

Westhill, nr. Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire.

Sleeps 6. Enjoying peaceful seclusion just west of Aberdeen, this unique holiday property adjoins the historic Skene Castle; former seat of the chiefs of Clan Skene. Set in 30 acre grounds, parts of the castle date from the early 14th century. Cottage Code: 29020.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • 17th Century