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.
Ideally suited for families or couples, weekend or longer if desired. Minimum stay is 2 nights. Also perfect for parents visiting their children who are students at the University of St Andrews. Tea/Coffee provided. Cleaning products, range of toiletries, bedding/ towels are included. …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
Large kitchen with a range cooker and an island and a pantry next to the kitchen for the ultimate farmhouse experience. Underfloor heating for those chiller days and a quiet, back terrace for a drink in the sun when the weather is that bit kinder. Wifi available. …see more
Set in a small group of 6 lodges, with beautiful views from the living room or the veranda, you can relax and drink in the scenery and tranquility or, if you prefer, enjoy some walking, mountain-biking, fishing, skiing, wildlife-watching and photography. With 1 double & 1 twin room, fully equipped kitchen, bath & shower, living/dining room & car-parking. …see more
Whatever the weather, you will find plenty to do in the area, exploring the Wye Valley or making use of the sports equipment in the garage to canoe the river or cycle the forest/river paths. Baby equipment is available and well behaved dogs are welcome.
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
Groom's Rooms luxury boutique romantic space ideal for discerning couples who like bespoke interiors. Sleeps 2 people in super-king bed, freestanding bath, separate shower/wc. Woodburning stove, breakfast bar, open-plan living, huge space, comfy sofa, Wifi. Freeview/dvd Groom's Rooms can be booked with Hayloft, Tack Room, Head Lad if holidaying with other couples as agroup. …see more
On the edge of the Dales National Park Fox Cottage is the perfect base for exploring North Yorkshire or, if you prefer, just sitting by the fire reading a book. Pubs, shops and tea rooms are only a short stroll away.
Parking. Up to 2 dogs welcome. How about a visit to Betty's Tearooms in Northallerton or Harrogate - both just 40 minutes away. …see more
Maggie's Mews offers superb stylish 4* gold self catering holiday cottage in the Lincolnshire Wolds. Fantastic countryside views ideal for those who want a tranquil relaxing holiday break. Luxury bedrooms double and twin both with en-suites, whilpool bath. Pet friendly. Ideal for walkers, pet friendly, east coast beaches, Lincoln or just relaxing and taking some time to unwind …see more
Set in Royal Deeside, between Aboyne and Ballater, the self-catering holiday cottage is ideal for walking, golfing or enjoying beautiful scenic hills, rivers and lochs. 1 bedroom, comfortable living/dining area, secluded garden, linen and towels included. The cottage is just north of Dinnet on the river Dee and inside the Cairngorms National Park. …see more
Self catered 2 bedroom country cottage with patio garden on magnificent converted estate. Just 1 mile from City of Wells. Ideal for families or couples. There is a master bedroom, a second bedroom and if there are parties of more than 4 a sofa-bed in the lounge. Also supplied are high chair, stair gate and travel cot. Regrettably No pets allowed within complex. …see more
High spec fully fitted 5 year old lodge, with 3 bedrooms, one en suite. Large open plan lounge, with vaulted ceiling, dining area with a large dining table which seats 8, wonderful fitted kitchen. Outdoor rattan sofas and table, to enable you to relax on the verandah.
Two lovely comfy sofas, TV with Freeview and DVD player.
Master bedroom with walk in wardrobe & en suite. …see more
1 bedroomed self catering holiday cottage. Ample parking. Numerous local walks and stunning scenery. Edge of the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales & Lancashire. Pet friendly. Sky movies and option for sports day pass available. Wifi. Local Pub. Golf nearby. Fell walks. Travel cot available available on request.
Keycode entry so late night arrivals not a problem.
Cosy, romantic, well-equipped cottage: hotel-standard mattresses, linen and towels provided, games, toys, DVDs and a generous welcome hamper including wine and chocolates. Free wifi and BBQ, with fuel. Terrace patio with furniture and umbrella. All utilities included. Excellent walking right on the doorstep, with mountain bike trails, slate caverns and steam railway nearby. …see more
New to market, DELFRYN is a spacious 19th century cottage in the heart of Tanygrisiau. Sleeps up to 6 persons plus baby.Pets considered, Central Heating, Wood Burning Stove, Terrace and Garden, Mountain walks, Ffestiniog steam railway, beaches, bike trails,castles. …see more
A Glamping yurt, set in woodland by the sea. Yurt holidays for Families and Couples. Alternative accommodation.Open camp fires encouraged. Coastal retreat, Glamping holiday in Pembrokeshire, not Cornwall Baby travel cot and high chair available FOC on request. …see more
Squirrels Drey Cottage is a beautiful barn conversion completed in 2013, split over three levels there is a lovely feeling of space and light, overlooking our own Birdwatching tarn from the back and farmers fields and local hills to the front, The cottage sleeps four pe …see more
STUNNING SEA AND COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS. Fully refurbished two bedroom villa 1 mile from Looe. Private beach 150m away. Large elevated terrace to the front. Set into wooded slopes, reached by 63 steps. Parking. Underfloor heating. Clean air unit. Dogs welcome. GREAT RATES. Ideal for exploring Cornwall, near A38. Best suited to couples and older children. Water sports hire + Café. …see more
Linnet Cottage is a gorgeous one bedroom self catering farm cottage with all the benefits of glorious views, high quality John Lewis bedding, Wi-Fi and biomass heating. Only 5 miles from Berwick-upon-Tweed this is a perfect get-away for walking, fishing and exploring. Twin beds can be arranged instead of super king bed. Travel cot available for couples with an infant. …see more
With wonderful views from the windows, great wildlife that visit and lots to explore, there can be no better place to relax and unwind.
There is parking for 2 cars on the gravel outside the cabin. A river runs behind the cabin with a path down to it. All bedding and towels are provided and kitchen and toilet rolls. You need bird food-containers are provided …see more
REDUCED PRICE FOR REMAINING AUGUST 2014 DATES Original oak beam lounge, Large Front and Back Gardens, Outdoor Dining in summer, Shed to accommodate Bicycles. Rural setting with easy traveling distance of Norwich City Center, and North Norfolk Coast approx 45 Min drive. One well behaved dog welcome. If more than one please contact owner prior to booking. …see more
A fantastic newly converted barn, with 2 bedrooms sleeping up to 4 and 1 bathroom with shower/bath. Swimming pool and tennis court (shared use with main house). Large wooded garden to explore. Nearby fishing, horse riding, walks and a pub 5 minutes up the hill. Close to Bowood House, Lacock Abbey, Avebury, Stonehenge, Longleat, Castle Combe and Bath. …see more
A little haven on the Northumberland Heritage Coast, Poppy Cottage Embleton will give you a holiday to remember.
Unique personal touches to enhance your stay, enjoy your welcome pack full of delicious homemade treats and locally sourced produce.
A delightful category B listed holiday cottage in a convenient yet secluded location close to the centre of the small town of Duns. Ideally situated for outdoor pursuits or exploring the numerous attractions of the Scottish Borders. A large, bright sewing room is available on request. …see more
This river fronted holiday apartment is attached to the Old Forge Pumphouse with its own entrance and private seating area outside. It has one double bedroom, bathroom with bath, a fully fitted kitchen/living area. Sleeps 2 people but a 3rd can be accommodated. A generous welcome pack is provided..
Access to the owners washing machine if required. …see more
There is something for everyone. Children will love chickens with young and ducks/outdoor games etc. Will suit hard of walking as all on one level with tranquil view. Adults can play golf, sit in summerhouse and look over lake with newspaper in morning. Dogs welcome Where else will you get home made bread, fresh free range eggs, and watch the chickens roaming about freely. …see more
The cottage is easily found, but quietly tucked away above the hamlet of Henshaw in the South Tyne Valley. The views of the beautiful valley spread out before it are as good as any in the North Pennines and Northumberland National Park on the other. Hadrian's Wall World Heritage Site and Vindolanda Fort and Settlement. only a Roman stone's throw away. …see more
Mill Cottage is a lovely holiday cottage hidden away on the Greetham Valley estate amidst beautiful Rutland countryside. This detached 17th century barn conversion sleeps 5 + a baby and up to 2 well-behaved dogs are very welcome. …see more
Seagulls Nest Chalet 399 is a single story, 2 bedroomed holiday chalet, situated on the very popular California Sands site. Chalet will sleep up to 6 people. 10% DISCOUNT if booking Seagulls Nest Chalets 398 & 399 together.. Club Oasis and Indoor Swimming Pool passes for 6 people included ! …see more
Little Bay apartment provides you with luxury and comfort, from the luxury linen and towels to wifi, blue ray dvd player and docking station.
Within walking distance of the ferry, train and bus terminals the apartment gives you an ideal base for exploring Argyll. …see more
To see the real Western Isles, you must go to the west coast where Benshaw Cottage is. Whatever time of year, there are always things to see and kindly people to talk to. It is the ultimate getaway to de-stress by the Atlantic. The next stop is America. Please plan your arrival after 3pm and depart by 11am. Times may be changed by arrangement with the owners. …see more
Decking on 3 sides with rattan table and chairs and hammock plus BBQ area with seating. Ideally situated for Pembrokeshire's stunning beaches, towns and coastal paths. Play a free round of golf on the course at Herons Brook. Horse riding, fishing and lots more nearby. After a day's exploring, restore and revive yourself in this wonderfully quiet and relaxing environment. …see more
Quiet, spacious Edwardian house and garden on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park between Malham, Skipton, Grassington and Settle. Beautiful views in all directions. Excellent for the outdoor enthusiast, close to the Pennine Way. Just 1 mile from the A65.
There is a piano, music, books, wooden puzzles, dominoes, cards, solitaire & some games for rainy days …see more
Set in an idyllic & tranquil location, a self contained ground floor lodge with lounge & dining area & patio doors leading onto terrace overlooking River Wye. Stunning views. Kitchen & shower room. Underfloor heating. Short breaks available. Minimum stay two nights. Internet and Wi Fi access now available …see more
The property is a modern 2 bedroom, ground floor apartment in a quiet residential area of Tetbury, only 10 minutes' walk from the town centre. Inside the styling is luxurious, contemporary and comfortable, making this the ideal home away from home to relax in.
Come to Westnewton and enjoy this unique part of Northumberland. Perfectly placed between Coast and Hills, a short drive from Scotland. Walking, Horse Riding, Fishing, Golf all within 20 minutes of here. Castles, Gardens, Stately Homes and cosy welcoming pubs await you. …see more
This centrally located, immaculate one bedroom apartment is within a residential block with secure entrance and parking. Within walking distance of the train/bus station with excellent links to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Perth, St Andrews etc.
The Bothy is a cosy charming little cottage for 2, with a lounge, open plan kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. All rooms are situated on the ground floor, providing easy access. You will enjoy the rural feeling and at the same time walk to the town square within 5 minutes. …see more
Enjoying uninterrupted views over peaceful countryside. Located between the beautiful Wolds hillsides and the sandy east coast
beaches, with its traditional seaside fun. Seal Sanctuaries, Alford Market town and Grimsby's museum, ice rink and fisheries. Local walks, golf, fishing, gliding club, Fantasy Island, Gunby Hall, Tattershall Castle all in easy reach. …see more
This stone built, two storey cottage is comfortable, clean and recently refurbished. It has a wood burner and sleeps four, in one double and one twin room. It provides a cosy and comfortable stay for families, couples or even someone working away from home on business. It is a warm and homely base to explore the whole North East region on foot, car or bicycle. …see more
2 bedroom marina apartment with ensuite, parking and gym. Outstanding daytime and sunset views over the Medina Valley to Cowes.
Sailing, cycling, walking, golfing and Osborne House nearby. Convenient ferry access to and from the mainland on foot or with car. Sleeps 4 adults, 1 child with cot / highchair. Nearby, The Lifeboat and Folly Inn serve food all day. …see more
The beautiful Barn at Nant Llwyd can accommodate 4 people in two spacious ensuite bedrooms. It's quiet, 1/2 mile from the cycling trails in Brechfa Forest, and less than an hour's drive from Cardigan Bay and the south coast beaches. Dog friendly too! Give us a try! …see more
Breaks for 2 cottages offer stunning views across the Glendale Valley. Bamburgh is on the outskirts of the Northumberland National Park and is one of the UK's most beautiful and romantic holiday settings. …see more
Although set in the quiet hamlet of Bradford, Rose Cottage is a mere 2 miles from Bamburgh and the wonderful Northumberland coastline. A further mile inland is the A1, making ideal access to places of interest and historic market towns around North Northumberland. …see more
The 'Suffolk Holiday Lodge' is a two bedroom luxury self-catering holiday rental (with sea views) in Suffolk. This stunning new holiday rental is situated over looking the beach and offers high quality self catering accommodation for holidays and breaks in Suffolk. View other details on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. …see more
Park Neuk cottage is located at the heart of the quiet village of Dyke just outside Forres. Perfect for families and couples who love the outdoors, the cottage has miles of woodland walks in Culbin Forest and historic Brodie Castle on its doorstep. SHORT BREAKS AND FLEXIBLE ENTRY DAY AVAILABLE ALL YEAR ROUND. BOOK ONLINE NOW. …see more
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