Discover 1,000s of smashing holiday cottages right on your doorstep. Dotted around some of the most jaw-droppingly stunning parts of the country, these gorgeous places to stay make for great British breaks whatever the weather.
The Victorians popularised British coastal resorts, but more recently we’ve ignored the coast on our doorstep, opting for the Med and further afield. From the glitz of Brighton to the rugged coastline of Cornwall, pack your bucket and spade and don’t forget to pick up a stick of rock when you get there!
If you’d rather escape the madding crowd, go for a rural retreat. We’ve got farmhouses and country cottages in areas of outstanding beauty all over Britain. Fill your days exploring the Brecon Beacons, rambling across the Lake District or scaling the peaks of the Scottish Highlands.
Honeybee Cottage is beautifully presented and a 5 minute walk from Aviemore Centre. Sleeps 4 to 6 people, free travel cot/highchair. FREE pass to Spey Valley Golf and Country Club-formerly Known as Dalfaber Golf... Superb retreat in the heart of Cairngorm National Park. …see more
Good parking & within easy reach of Bath, Bristol & Wells. Explore Tyntesfield, Glastonbury & Stonehenge. Go walking or caving in the Mendips; go fishing or sailing in Blagdon Lake or explore Cheddar & the Wookey caves. Go for a cycle or walk along the Strawberry Line Babies 9 months and under are welcome not suitable for toddlers .Please enquire before booking …see more
There are several pubs and eating places around a 3 mile radius and a rich variety of attractions within a 15 mile range including castles, historic houses ,gardens, steam railways, country parks, golf courses, historic towns, beaches and something to suit most people. Stations are about 20-25 minutes away with trains to London about 70 minutes …see more
Converted Granary with stunning views over open countryside and lovely, large private garden. Peaceful farm setting within Kielder's Dark Sky Park. Perfect for families or friends sharing. Hill walking, mountain biking, fishing and golf on the doorstep. Pets welcome. …see more
4 Bed, 4 Star Level, Holiday cottage on Anglesey, secluded loaction mid way between Cemaes Bay and Amlwch, 1 mile to beach, 1.5 Miles from Bull Bay Golf Course. Dogs welcome. Outside seating, BBQ provided, ensuite master bedroom Pets welcome, Indoor Lockable storage for bikes, jet ski or small speed boat or Motorbikes, Wifi from May …see more
The Peak District offers an area of natural beauty, natural heritage, and wonderful landscapes and opportunities to experience tranquility and quiet; and dark night skies. A perfect location for those seeking active leisure, culture and relaxation and thrill seekers. With spectacular views over the surrounding countryside, relax and unwind in a wonderful peaceful setting. …see more
Open plan living area with French doors, oak beams and wood burner. Fully equipped Kitchen. 1 double/twin bedroom with wet room and 1 double bedroom en-suite bathroom. Double sofa bed in living area. Under floor heating. Garden, patio area with views of fields. Tv's in bedrooms & living room, shared indoor under floor heated hot-tub. Child friendly and pets welcome. …see more
Beautifully restored stone-built cottages boasting underfloor heating and green energy heat pumps. Located on the lower slopes of Moel Siabod,our cottages are former quarrymen's dwellings and retain their original charm. The views from our cottages are unrivalled. We have lovely equipment available for baby at no extra charge, but MUST be requested at time of booking. …see more
300 meters from beach
close to all amenties
3 double bedrooms 2 bathroons downstairs toilet
off street parking
large sunny private garden
Period property full of charm
superbly equpped rangemaster cooker, american fridge freezer ,superfast interent, smart TV Returnable security deposit £200 …see more
As part of a large 150 year old farm house you can expect character and comfort. The open fire is a real treat on winters evenings and during hot sunny days you can chill and relax in the private lawned gardens, with extensive views towards Hermeston Hall The Peak District, Clumber Park (NT) and Meadowhall Shopping Complex are all within 20 miles. …see more
The cottage is opposite the farmhouse on a 300 area livestock farm in an isolated valley with great views, old coppice woodlands & numerous ponds full of wildlife, birds. Please take a walk around the farm, but ask first as some areas may not be suitable to go walking. Just 1hr from Hereford, come by train and we will collect you from the station. Bring your bikes to explore. …see more
The Byre is detached and very spacious. A large bathroom has separate shower and bath ; the bedroom has a super-king size bed.
The kitchen has everything ; dishwasher, oven , fridge, separate freezer, microwave
Free Wi-Fi is available
The living room has a log burner .. …see more
Bwythyn Dowrog is a barn conversion with one bedroom.It is a highly commended 4* graded cottage. We pride ourselves on providing every comfort for our guests, who frequently return.The cottage has Wi-Fi, full central heating; dishwasher and washing machine We can provide a cot for an infant. …see more
Cosy detached cottage in a rural location overlooking Kirkcudbright Bay and within walking distance of the beach. Close to the town of Kirkcudbright, it is ideally placed to take advantage of all the activities and amenities that Dumfries & Galloway has to offer. Ideal for autumn breaks and half term holidays. …see more
Charming, historic holiday cottage situated in a quiet and secluded setting on the outskirts of the delightful conservation village of Coldingham, with the sandy beach only one mile away and a pleasant stroll down a lane beside a stream. The Cottage has a number of original oil paintings reflecting a marine theme.
A delightful 200 year old three storey, cosy ex-fisherman's cottage in the heart of Staithes. Beautifully restored, the cottage retains many original features including beams and open fire. We strive to offer top quality and comfort to ensure your holiday goes well. Our cottage is the perfect place to unwind, pubs, cafes and beach are a stones throw from the front door. …see more
Set in the grounds of Valley Farm, Rookyard Cottage offers comfortable and well equipped accommodation in a newly built, timber framed eco-friendly building. Guests have use of an indoor heated swimming pool. …see more
This cottage in Grantown on Spey, in the Cairgorm National Park, great for exploring the Highlands of Scotland and local attractions, fishing, golf, biking, pony trekking, climbing, skiing, ornithology, the whiskey trail. Children and pet friendly. Real fire and wifi
Numerous local activities. ornithology, fishing, golf, cycling, hill walking, pony trekking, whisky trail, …see more
Stay in our 2006 self built Eco stone cottage in our modern, private en suite family room with a king size double bed and a single in an adjoining room. In a quiet village location from which to explore the North East region. Cooked breakfast is included.
After years of watching "Escape to the Country" and wishing I could have my own B&B,now I have, be it small …see more
Coastal & countryside single level cottage where multiple dogs stay for FREE. Private large, secure garden with kennel, off-road, fenced and lit parking directly outside cottage , King-size/Single beds with bath & en-suite. 1/2 mile to cliffs & beach, 3 miles Hornsea Dogs free PLUS they can be left at the holiday cottage in private garden kennel & run! …see more
Our great location close to fantastic beaches, coastal paths and the golf course give you so much choice, swimming or rockpooling, surfing or fossil hunting. Rich in wildlife, red squirrels visit the garden and newts in the pond, the Yar estuary famed for bird watching We always include a home made cake to welcome you, will make your favourite or you could opt for a surprise! …see more
Great value, large self catering detached bungalow in the picturesque Tobermory, Isle of Mull. Sleeps 6. Large through lounge with open fire for wood / coal. Double glazed and fully heated. 3 good sized bedrooms with 4 singles + 1 double bed. Bathroom with power shower. …see more
Wing of 17th Century Farmhouse in spectacular traffic-free location down a country track one mile from the sea and the Jurassic Coast Path. Peace and tranquillity - a unique paradise in a timeless setting. This Grade II listed farmhouse is in an area of outstanding natural beauty. …see more
Beautiful cottage in idyllic setting, close to all amenities. Surrounded by mountains, Loch Ness and the Caledonian Canal and centrally located in the village of Fort Augustus. A perfect base to explore the Highlands. …see more
Living room with French doors,oak beams and wood burner. Large Kitchen. Separate toilet. 1 double/twin + single en-suite bedroom and 1 double/twin bedroom, family bathroom. Double sofa bed in living room. Under floor heating. Garden, patio area with views of fields. Tv's in bedrooms & living room, shared indoor under floor heated hot-tub. Child friendly and pets welcome. …see more
Anstey Mills Cottage, 4* Gold (Quality in Tourism) self catering holidays for families & couples (+ pets). Child friendly, ideal for walking, birdwatching, cycling or just relaxing in front of the log burner or in the large garden. Peace & quiet in beautiful surrounds. Admire the stars in Exmoor's Dark Sky Reserve. …see more
In Exmoor National Park, beside the River Exe and near the coast - Fern Cottage sleeps up to 4 people in 2 bedrooms. It has exposed beams and an attached garden looking down to the river. There is log fire, central heating, TV, DVD and free WiFi. …see more
A large and comfortable house. The house has 5 double bedrooms, a modern kitchen and dining area, comfortable living room and a wonderful garden and outside BBQ/terrace. The house is situated in very good location in the centre of Forest Row, We are 8 mins walk from Emerson College.
If you love surfing, this location is ideal. The beach is close enough to stroll down with your board, and the Blue Bar is handy for coffee breaks and meals. There are many more beaches within a short drive, plus art galleries, Minack theatre, bird and seal sanctuaries …see more
Our 3 and 4 bedroom self catering cottages, which have been awarded 4 and 5 star gradings by Visit Scotland, are situated in a quiet setting and are furnished and designed to an extremely high standard. …see more
Bucks Farm Cottages was set up to compliment the growing desire to get out & enjoy your surroundings! We have a huge barn to store all your kit/bikes/boards etc & 'workshop' facilities should you need to upgrade anything!!
Beech Cottage is a comfortable and well furnished cottage, with plenty of outdoor activities nearby. These include golf, fishing, water sports, walking, cycling, sight-seeing and for the more energetic there are more than 30 Munroes within a short drive. Close to the Rob Roy Way and Number 7 National Cycle Route …see more
5 Star Self Catering Accommodation
Located in the heart of beautiful Mid Wales and only yards from the River Wye.
Vicarage Holiday Homes are for people seeking quality accommodation in blissful surroundings. …see more
For a real taste of the Pembrokeshire coast, come and stay in Tilley's Cottage - a beautifully restored cart shed.
Set on a smallholding in a stunning rural location in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, Tilley's boasts breathtaking views of seas, skies and sunsets. Five miles from St Davids and one mile from Porthgain with its friendly pub, fish & chip bistro,& galleries. …see more
If you want to escape the rat race and settle into a quieter pace of life, Dan Y Coed and Llanidloes offer you a warm welcome in friendly, green and pleasant land.
Nearby are hills, mountains, rivers and the coast. Something for everyone. Eco brownie points:
We have insulation, fair trade tea and coffee, eco friendly washing up and recycling. …see more
Spacious homely cottage equipped with everything you need on beautiful estate. Woodland, birdsong, woodburning stove, walks plus plenty of attractions, beaches and golf locally - what more do you need? We have free wifi, and great central heating for chilly nights!
The twin room can be make into a double bed - please ask and a high chair and cot can be provided …see more
Sunny, cosy, mid terraced fully modernised character farm cottage dating back to the 1850's, at the end of a cul-de-sac adjoining farmland and only 2 minutes walk from the village centre of St. Mabyn with pub, post office and church. Nine miles from surfing at Polzeath. The cottage is cleaned by a local company. Fresh linen and towels provided. Books,games and maps to use!
Whether you want to relax with a book in the gardens surrounding the cottages, watch a DVD, help us feed the animals or just unwind in our rural haven here in North Devon. Fun for the children during school holidays yet peaceful with lots to do for adults at other times …see more
Cobble Cottage, dating back to 1828 is situated on an old cobbled row with much of the character and features retained. Features include ceiling beams, a large open fireplace with wood burner, stone staircase, old latch doors and original floorboards. , …see more
Llangynidr is a pretty Welsh village in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park. Horseriding, cycling, hill walking or hire a boat for the day, all within easy reach. BBQ on the patio overlooking river Usk and mountains or stroll to the local pub, 2 mins away. Market towns of Brecon 9 miles, Crickhowell 4 miles, Abergavenny 12 miles away. …see more
Delightful cottage. Village location in stunning Northumberland countryside, easy reach Northumberland National Park, Heritage Coast and Castles. Log burner. Conservatory overlooking south facing garden. Ideal for couples Stone cottage with walled garden but contemporary style inside …see more
Beautiful character cottage set on the outskirts of The Dartmoor National Park. A peaceful, secluded hideaway with period features throughout, this tasteful conversion provides all the comfort and style for a truly unique holiday experience. …see more
The cottage is located at the harbour end of Minehead and is in an ideal location for both the beach and the country side.
Exmoor National Park is just a short drive away. The cottage has a Four Star quality rating from the English Tourist Board. …see more
Corehead Farmhouse is a unique location nestling at the head of the Annanwater, offering a great get away, The luscious and spacious enclosed garden, offers a safe environment for children and pets. Ample parking within the grounds with uninterrupted views. …see more
Cosy cottage in the Lake District, with exposed beams, log fire, woodburning stove, quirky and quaint with lots of character. Lovely secluded garden with views of Urswick Tarn.
Close to golf, horseriding, cycing, and all the lake district attractions …see more
Recently decorated throughout, Daisy Cottage has a modern yet cosy interior, set in a quiet location with the Jurassic coastline, West Bay (setting for ITV's Broadchurch) & Bridport town centre nearby.Free logs & pets welcome. Ideal for couples & families with facilities for babies & toddlers.
Will also consider single sex groups. …see more