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.
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
Listed traditional 2 bedroom cottage, built in 1828 in the small hamlet of Bogmoor, located 3 miles from Fochabers which is in the heart of the Morayshire Whiskey trail and a mile from the famous Salmon populated River Spey. Property benefits from a large secluded rear garden, with off road parking. …see more
Log Burner, Wifi, Private Parking, Garden, BBQ, Views, Local shops, supermarket, market, Pubs, Mountain Biking, Takeaways and Restaurants.
45 Mins from Manchester airport. 30 mins from Manchester city centre.
40 mins to Yorkshire: Howarth, Hebden Bridge, Skipton... Shopping, Walking, Steam train - Ale trail/Afternoon tea, Museums, Galleries, Dry Ski Slope, Rollerskating.. …see more
Character cottage on historic estate with log fire, exposed beams and traditional farmhouse furniture. Perfect central location for seeing South Wales' best attractions - a fairy tale setting on a peaceful farm and yet close to all modern amenities. Hafod Y Wennol is only five miles from the M4 motorway. Less time travelling - more time holidaying! …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
Stunning newly renovated 5 star Cotswold Stone Cottage nestled in a beautiful valley between the village of Edge and the picturesque town of Painswick. Aga, Wood Burning Stove, beautiful private gardens and peaceful, idyllic location make Washbrook a home from home. …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
Attractive stone cottage with large sunny enclosed garden ideal for families & dogs. Fantastic location set in 6 acres of beautiful Dorset countryside within 4 miles of the coast and beaches and thriving market town of Bridport and its bustling harbour West Bay. WiFi. …see more
Modern, boutique and tranquil, The Picture Window has light and spacious open plan living accommodation with a contemporary kitchen and furnishings. It has 2 bedrooms, 1 double and 1 twin. There is a family bathroom and an ensuite. Private and shared gardens. Free wifi Free wifi. Other amenities include a trampoline and petanque court. penwarnemanor.co.uk. …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
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. Lovely Baby equipment available at no extra charge, but MUST be requested at time of 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
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.
Newly renovated to a high standard, high spec kitchen, large lounge with wood burner, large screen TV/DVD , 4 comfortable bedrooms, 2 with en-suite shower rooms and large family bathroom.
3 bedrooms are double, 1 bedroom has zip & link beds so can be made up as Kingsize or twin room …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
3 Bedrooms;(one double bedroom on ground floor, family kitchen/dining area, sitting room with woodburner, ground floor bathroom/wetroom, sunny garden + terrace, central location, minutes walk to harbour and beaches, ideal for cycling, + dogs welcome by arrangement. Level access ground floor double bedroom and bathroom/living areas. Cot and highchair available on request. …see more
Sleeps 8: unique 4-bed , 2 bathroom house ideal for 2 families holidaying together. Safe, traffic-free - at the end of a 100m drive. Great short break location. Near Ruthin & easy for Snowdonia, Bala, Llangollen & an hour from West coast beaches. Garden & summerhouse. Another cottage sleeps 2+ also available at the same location for larger parties. …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
We bring the family here and it is always a struggle when it is time to leave. The safety and security of the location also means that parents get a break from constantly having to watch out for their little ones. The views change with the seasons, but the scenery is always beautiful. This hillside farmhouse awaits you. …see more
Loch-side cottage amongst spectacular scenery.
Good base for walking amongst the Trotternish hills.
Good trout fishing.
Private jetty and boat for hire.
5 miles from Portree with its Harbour, shops and restaurants
Free Broadband wi-fi.
Large living room This is an ideal base from which to explore a surprisingly large island which has 900 miles of coastline. …see more
4* STB Graded Self Catering
Great Walking & Cycling Area
Fully heated plus wood burning stove.
All linen & towels provided.
Twin OR Double Bed
i Pod docking station
Shop & Cafe 2 mins walk
Loch Lomond & National Park 20 mins by car
Hill House 13 miles
Helensburgh 13 Miles
Good Transport Links
A charming 100 year old detached granite cottage standing on its own on the eastern outskirts of the village and directly overlooking the River Dee. A substantial extension has just (March 2014) been completed and makes a huge difference. …see more
Dog friendly 200 year old stone cottage with wood burner in the heart of beautiful village. Cottage garden with furniture. Fully equipped kitchen. Picnic ware including rug, flasks for use during your stay. All the comforts of home. Welcome Tea & Coffee. …see more
A perfect blend of a traditional 200 year old Welsh cottage and a brand new spacious extension with mountain views, located in a quiet village with pub, close to Red Wharf Bay and the quaint town of Beaumaris. Most rooms are newly decorated this year. …see more
Lovely 4 star cottage. Picturesque Wensleydale village with stream, green and village pub ideally situated for walking/ touring the Yorkshire Dales. Furnished to a high standard. En-suite and separate bathroom. Lovely patio for relaxing outdoors. Ample private parking. See the places visited by Ade Edmondson in the TV programme "The Dales". Discover James Herriot country. …see more
In Exmoor National Park, beside the River Exe and near the coast - Bracken Cottage sleeps up to 5 people in 2 bedrooms. It is an upside down cottages with the living area upstairs under the exposed beams. There is log fire, central heating, TV, DVD and free WiFi. Here at Riscombe Farm, Bracken Cottage is one of our 4 pet friendly cottages. Relax in this lovely location. …see more
Unusual accommodation provided in a converted Forge with lots of character and period features and peaceful location A washing machine is available for use if required by arrangement at the adjoining property for a small additional fee Well behaved pets are welcome …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
Orchard Cottage has a good sized double bedroom, en suite bathroom with over bath shower. Small children's bunk bedded room. Great views, wooden beams and log burner. Close to pool at 30 degrees, Sauna, spa bath and games room. All weather tennis court. …see more
A beautiful cottage in a rural setting yet close to all amenieties. The property backs on to fields which has horses - who love to come up to the gate and be treated to the odd carrot or apple. There is a small park a few minutes walk which is great for children. Welcome pack on arrival. Tesco will deliver to the property via online shop. …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!!
Two delightful cottage apartments situated on the Caledonian Canal at Banavie, Fort William enjoying views over the Canal, Neptune's Staircase, Ben Nevis and the steam railway used in the Harry Potter films. Both apartments have cozy open fires. …see more
Beautifully refurbished cottage with garden in Ardvasar, Isle of Skye. Spectacular views of Eigg and Rhum just a short walk away. The cottage has a WOOD BURNING STOVE and Satellite TV, well equipped kitchen, double bedroom and bathroom with WHIRLPOOL BATHTUB and shower …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.
Very quiet location but right in the centre of the town which has a supermarket, pubs and a selection of interesting shops. Boat hire is available at Beccles or visit the Norfolk broads. Norwich is within easy reach with its lovely cathedral. …see more
Located in the beautiful English village of Burwash famous for being the home of author Rudyard Kipling. Cairndale is a spacious semi-detached 1930's built cottage with many of its original traditional features still intact and just 30 minutes' drive from the coast. The cottage is located less than a 5 minute walk from local pubs, eateries and shops. …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
Brean Park is the choice for those who want both quality and luxury in a rural idyll.
Suitable for all families/friends sharing, why not bring the grandparents and don't forget well behaved pets are welcome so no-one misses out. …see more
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
Renovated secluded retreat with stunning mountain views sleeps 8. Ideal for walking, cycling, golfing, bird watching and more importantly relaxing. Plenty of facilities to suit all ages in the area. Private garden and bbq. Log burner. Walking distance to pub. Boys - 3 golf courses nearby, all within 15 miles.
Girls - Luxury Spa within 8 miles.
Free Wi-Fi …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
Pretty Grade II listed cottage at Gargrave, just north of Skipton, gateway to the Dales and with the Lakes close. 1 bedroom cottage; 1 king bedroom, bathroom, fully fitted kitchen with dishwasher; secure bike storage/boot room; garden with summerhouse and BBQ. Parking …see more
Cosy stone built cottage in the Tanat Valley, ideal for romantic breaks or as a base for walking and cycling holidays.
Near to Pistyll Rhaeadr waterfall - one of the seven wonders of Wales.
Dog friendly, we accept one medium or 2 small dogs.
Grade 2 listed Cornish farmhouse. Very luxurious 5 star accommodation. Perfect for large family or smaller family group. Central Cornwall half an hour from Eden, Looe, Tintagel, Polzeath, Fowey, Plymouth. Quiet rural location. …see more