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.
Manor Farmhouse comprises of three buildings. The main farmhouse is a traditional 15th Century thatched timber framed property sleeping 7 guests along with 2 other characterful properties: Stable Cottage sleeping 6 guests and The Barn sleeping 5 guests. The perfect end destination to meet with family and friends in very tranquil and relaxed surroundings. …see more
Hayston House, Luxury Self Catering Farmhouse near St Andrews in Fife, Scotland.
Welcome to Hayston House, our fabulous holiday home in Fife. This is an ideal base for a family get together, short break or, for the golfer, with St Andrews, the 'home of golf' just a few …see more
A truly charming 3 double bedroom all with ensuites, 17th Century Coach House with private garden, refurbished to a very high standard, located in the New Forest National Park and 1.3 miles from the pretty Georgian seaside town of Lymington. …see more
Gorgeous granite Devon farmhouse set in beautiful Dartmoor National Park with five bedrooms and three bathrooms, it's own individual luxurious style, four posters, wood burning stoves and quirky features - the ideal setting for a family getaway or a country adventure Whether you like to walk, cycle, horseride or just enjoy the peace and quiet, Dartmoor is the ideal place.. …see more
Shizen lodge is quiet and secluded, sheltered from any distant neighbours, yet only 10mins drive from the whimsical yet handy village of Ashburton, the gateway to Dartmoor, and also close to the beautiful Devon coast. Original and comfortably furnishings, huge gardens .. this house is already enough to explore for a few days. Great for families and groups of friends …see more
We run a self-catering holiday cottage on a working sheep farm in the edge of the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. We have a modern three bedroom farm bungalow available to let as holiday accommodation. Templelea is a great location to relax and unwind. We normally accept bookings from guests arriving on a Saturday.
A beautiful well equipped and furnished home ideal for families. Downstairs under floor heating, reception room with wood burning stove; second reception offers a double sofa bed. Upstairs; 2 double bedrooms one with ensuite, 2 twin and a family bathroom with spa bath. Fab showers! Loads of games and DVD's to entertain when you're not exploring. …see more
Edmonston House is near to the River Tweed three miles from the market town of Kelso on an organic farm with lovely walks and panoramic views, sleeps 6 -12.. 5 bedrooms.Tennis court, table tennis,fishing,croquet, badminton, Sky TV, wifi, wildlife,extensive lawn, BBQ. Perfect for fishing parties, hen parties or a base for exploring the Scottish Borders. Weekends or weeks. …see more
The beautiful two storey Coach House sleeps 8 people and is situated in the picturesque grounds of the Bragborough Hall estate and is perfect for families or a group of friends to enjoy a special break together, with lots to do on the farm and in the surrounds.
Cosy farm house with large log burner and fabulous views, ideal for a spring break. Exceptional home in the National Park, recently renovated to provide contemporary holiday accommodation with full central heating. Local pubs serving great food and Italian coffee.
Flexible bed space-2 zip & link beds. Shallow pond and 10 steps to entrance. Cot/high chair on request.
We welcome you to Partridge Lodge luxury awarded self catering holiday accommodation in the heart of Suffolk. Just a 5 minute drive from the popular market town of Woodbridge, this is an ideal location for holidays or breaks within easy reach of Aldeburgh, Southwold. The village is a 10 minute walk across field footpaths, it has a village shop, pub and playground. …see more
The former farmhouse sleeps 8 adults or a mix of adults and kids in four bedrooms. There's also a cot for infants. With spectacular views of the Isle of Mull it's undoubtedly a holiday hotspot for people with a love of wildlife & breathtaking scenery. We accept accept a minimum 6 night stay arriving Fri (7 nights) or Sat (6 nights) & departing the next Fri. …see more
Fantastic rural farmhouse with four bedrooms (one on-suite), large family bathroom, downstairs toilet, large garden, wildlife pond, on site woodland walks, shop and public house within 1 mile, golf courses and surfing beaches nearby, Bude is only a 10 minute drive away. During the usual off peak times we will consider short breaks, please feel free to contact us.
Smugglers Haunt sits within a 10 minute walk from The Fleet and the famous Chesil Beach. It has a large private garden and patio, recently updated with neutral colours throughout. Smugglers Haunt has all the mod cons you need to have a comfortable stay 'home from home'. A warm and personal reception awaits you at Smugglers Haunt to ensure you have a fabulous holiday in Dorset. …see more
Beautiful Manor House accomodating up to 12 guests
3 individually styled bathrooms, 2 with roll-top baths.
Farmhouse style kitchen complete with aga for that truly real country experience.
Large inglenook fireplace with wood burning fire
Indoor heated swimming pool. Home cooked food available
Home-reared meat and eggs to buy
Mid-week maid service available
Woodland Walk …see more
f you are looking for an 'away from it all' yet close to lots of amenities property, then Dove Farmhouse is the perfect place for you to come and relax.
Located on the Suffolk/Norfolk border, you are close to many of the great places to visit all within an hours drive. …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
Wonderfully secluded 4 bed farmhouse sleeps 8; fantastic coastal and mountain views; 2 miles to beach; great base for walking in Snowdonia, Snowdon, Glyders; great base for golf at Royal St Davids and Nefyn; 1 mile to Harlech Castle We love Garth Mawr as a great place to spend time with friends and family. …see more
Yanwath Gate Farm is a beautifully renovated traditional Cumbrian Farmhouse situated on the eastern edge of the Lake District and located just 5 minutes from the shores of Ullswater. The house provides accommodation for up to 13 guests and pets are welcome. Gate Farm makes a perfect location for exploring the Lake District and the Pennine Hills. …see more
A fabulous location, nestling at the top of a valley in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park with views across St Davids and out to sea from Porthclais harbour.
Spacious & stylish residence, elegantly designed and meticulously equipped to be a home from home.
Dramatic coastline, sandy beaches, historic cathedral and stunning wildlife are all on the doorstep. …see more
Maesywerngoch is an ideal base located in Snowdonia National Park for larger groups. Located near Aberdovey and Machynlleth this luxurious longhouse sits in 3 acres of landscaped gardens. Cycling, golf, fishing, hill walking, beaches and castles are all located near 2 night stay is priced at £850 and a 3 night stay is £950. Please inquire for midweek prices.
Character Farmhouse, beautifully set within peaceful countryside.Only 5 minutes from the beach and coastal paths. Furnished to a high specification. Sleeping people10 in 5 Bedrooms. Cot available. Dogs welcome. Charm in Abundance. Surrounded by Wildlife. Peaceful and Accessible. The Best of Countryside and Sea! …see more
Additional features include wi-fi, two televisions with freeview,DVD player, I Pod dock, dishwasher, microwave, washing machine, fridge/freezer, two open fires. A welcome hamper is supplied to all guests containing essential items such as bread, milk, tea and sugar. …see more
Well equipped accommodations, ideal for exploring Dorset and relaxing in an area designated as having outstanding beauty. The vibrant market town of Bridport is 3 miles away and the beach and cliffs of West Bay 5 miles (of Broadchurch fame!). Set in 9 acres surrounded by the beautiful hills and valleys of this upspoilt part of Dorset. …see more
Situated down a quiet Devon lane on the way to Bigbury Lower Cumery is a real hidden gem. With 3 acres of gardens, woods and orchardsand fabulous beaches and golf courses a short drive away, Lower Cumery is a holiday 'must!' Upstairs there are 5 bedrooms,downstairs there are 2 sitting rooms, a childrens den & a large kitchen/diner. …see more
Great 4 bedroomed Farmhouse sleeping max 8 adults. The Farmhouse is the main property in a group of 4. Set in 3 acres of private secluded rural grounds 3 miles from Solva it has large a private garden with terrace. 4 Star WTB graded. Book all 4 units for 21 beds. Wifi An excellent base set in the heart of the St David's peninsular for a family or extended group holiday …see more
17th Century farmhouse with views across the Somerset Levels located on a peaceful farm in a small rural hamlet, but close to Glastonbury, Wells and coast. Sleeps 8 (5 Bedrooms) plus cot. Please note that, in keeping with the age of the house, you will find some low door ways, some uneven floors …see more
Dog friendly one bedroom farmhouse annexe to rent. Excellent facilities with own private garden. Village location and 5 miles from north Cornwall coast. On a smallholding guests have access to further 4 acres. Double bedroom and sofa bed with ability to sleep up to 2 children. Dogs accepted on request. …see more
6 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms 3 ensuite
2 sitting rooms
Large dining room
5 TVs and DVD
Wii, ipod dock, CD
Hot tub, croquet
Stable for horses
2 Village pubs …see more
We offer luxury self catering accommodation half a mile from Allonby in a quiet and peaceful location ideal for relaxing, walking or enjoying the stunning countryside of
The Lake District and the Solway Coast. Our holiday accommodation is perfect for
family holidays Crookhurst Farm is a Grade II listed farmhouse with a friendly and relaxed
atmosphere …see more
Peaceful and secluded location with wonderful views. Close to the ancient towns of Much Wenlock, Shrewsbury and Ludlow and the Ironbridge Gorge Museums. Child and dog friendly. Sorry we do not accept bookings from groups where the average age is below 30. …see more
Set in Pembrokeshire Coast National Park on the edge of the village of Warren, its garden borders direct with Pembrokeshire Coastal Path. Surrounded by excellent beaches including Freshwater West, Broadhaven South and Barafundle Bay Freshwater West is a world famous surf beach and the setting for the latest Harry Potter film and Robin Hood …see more
Large , Private garden
Near to Polzeath and Rock.
7 bedrooms, 3 large reception rooms.
Table tennis shed.
Children safe, private and secure.
Farrow and Ball decoration almost throughout.
Box hedge parterre. …see more
A recently renovated spacious traditional farmhouse in the Cairngorm National Park, Tomidhu accommodates 6-8 people. With beautiful open views from all rooms,a large garden and a modern interior it's wood burning stoves create a cosy atmosphere throughout the year. …see more
Stunning cottage, located on an organic farm overlooking the sea. Ideal for couples/ family. Beach and coastal paths 150m below. Enclosed spacious garden at rear, front terrace, beautiful wooded glens, golf courses and wealth of activites nearby. Private estate on The Mull of Kintyre. Sandy beaches, golf courses, island hopping, sports, whisky tours …see more
Beautifully designed and finished,spacious 2 bedroomed, 2 bathroomed barn accommodation (sleeps 4) set on a family farm at the foothills of the Monadhliath Mountains, just 7 miles from Inverness and a short distance from the world-famous Loch Ness. …see more
A spacious house sleeping up to eight people. Large lounge and kitchen - ideal for family gatherings & special celebrations. Peacefully situated on an organic dairy farm with stunning views of the beautiful Devon countryside. Lots to do closeby for all ages. …see more
Beautiful Listed Farmhouse, Norfolk, Family Holidays, Large Groups, Countryside, Views, 16th Century, Garden, Dogs Welcome, Walks, Walking, Farm, Touring Base, History, Quiet, Inglenook Fireplace, Log Fire, 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beautiful Views, Garden Holidays, Relax May be booked in combination with Garden Cottage to provide accommodation for up to 15 guests. …see more
Situated one mile from Alston, Watergreens Farm our recently renovated 180 year old Farm House & Byre is awaiting your arrival, escape from the hustle & bustle of city life This Farmhouse has the impressive balance of period charm coupled with tasteful, contemporary fittings. …see more
Farmhouse between Aberporth & Mwnt, 5 miles from Cardigan. 200 year old farmhouse, with lots of character, that sleeps 12 in 5 bedrooms. Large lounge and kitchen, private garden, set in 7 acres, climbing frame & swings, sea views. More cottages available on site. …see more
Traditional Welsh Farmhouse full of character, yet with all mod cons, down a long private lane in tranquil rural setting. Comfortable accommodation to come and go as you please. Within easy reach of everything that Pembrokeshire has to offer. …see more
A comfortable, pretty house remotely situated on a private estate with no passing traffic. Ideal for walkers, nature lovers, fishermen, and for touring the North West Highlands - the Isle of Skye, Glenelg, Applecross, Torridon, and Wester Ross all conveniently close. Good walking and fishing on your doorstep. Wild life, red deer come down to graze in the garden at night …see more
Ecological, organic, environmentally friendly. Sleeps 16-20 people, under 2's are free. 2 Dogs welcome. Self-catering Farmhouse - a perfect place away from the hustle & bustle of regular life for an organic eco friendly family holiday, wedding or event. 'Magical' & 'relaxed' are the two comments we hear over and over from our guests. …see more