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.
Cariad Cottage is an attractive cottage set in surrounding farmland with amazing sea views. Just yards from the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path above Caerbwdy and Caerfai Bays, it offers breathtaking views across the bay to Skomer and Skokholm. Visit Wales 4 star grading Walk the beautiful coastal path, play on the beach or just sit on the balcony to watch the sun go down. …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
Dog friendly 2 bedroom sleeps 5 sea views ground floor apartment character victorian family friendly seaside resort surfing woodland beach pier historic wifi train station walking bike rides all year round winter autumn christmas new year romantic …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.
The apartment is situated on the ground floor of a newly-built complex, with private parking and a security entry phone system. It will sleep a maximum of 3 people and has 2 bedrooms. On arrival, you will receive a welcome pack which includes milk and bread. Changeover day is Saturday. Check out by 10am and check in after 3pm.
Keys are sent to you in advance. …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
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
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 Byre is a beautifully presented, superbly furnished and decorated property in a fantastic rural location within a 14 acre property. River, fields and woodland make up Swarland Mill providing a perfect rural location within easy reach of coast and country. …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
Privacy and a beautiful country location with panoramic views of the Highlands yet only 12 miles from Inverness city and 1 mile of so from Beauly village. Central for exploring the Highland of Scotland. Train and bus service from Beauly. …see more
Kilbride Farmhouse is an extremely spacious renovated farm house, located above Ostell Bay, a classically beautiful Atlantic beach of the Cowal peninsula. There are literally acres of land to allowing complete freedom as well as private pedestrian access to the beach. …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.
Peaceful rural character half timber cottage with contemporary styling, quality furnishings and linen. Spacious yet cosy, separate well equipped kitchen, private rear courtyard and gorgeous garden .Converted from former cider barns where Symonds Cider originated in 1727 The twin beds can be zip linked to make a super king size bed on request, cot & high chair also available …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
2 bedroom, Sleeps 4-6. Very close to the main Aldeburgh High Street and situated a short walk to the beach. Dogs welcome. Sleeping consists of 1 double bed, a pair of bunk beds and a double sofa-bed in the basement. 1 main bathroom with a further separate w/c. …see more
A 200 year old Cumbrian sandstone barn conversion in an idyllic central location on the fringe of the Lake District national park. The breathtaking beauty of the area can be enjoyed before relaxing in the comforts of your tastefully converted accommodation. …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
Mountain and rural setting
Hiking, cycling, sight seeing
Glasgow, Edinburgh, Stirling, Ryder Cup within easy reach
Suitable for children of all ages
Suitable for those with limited mobility/ disability
You won't find a better location to tour the heart of Scotland from a modern, comfortable home. …see more
Location, location, location. Quiet site. Lizard peninsula, Parking. Lawn to communal grounds. Star gazing. Walking. Cycling. Bird Watching. Choughs. Close to Kynance cove, Poldu beach, Cadgwith village, Kennack Sands, Porthleven, Penzance. Mullion. Falmouth.
Compact, bijou, well equipped.
Charming character property. Newly refurbished. One dog welcome . Banks of the River Teifi. Luxury accommodation. Local pub food. Spacious garden and terrace. Garden on banks of river. Pictureque village. Close to unspoilt beaches. Ideal walking area. Coastal path walks Oil central heating
Towels and bed linen provided.
Travel cot, stair gate and high chair.
Red.lake farm is close to Glastonbury better known around the world for its tor and of course Glastonbury festival. Wells which is not so far away has a stunning historic past which must be seen. There are seaside towns at Weston super mare Somerset and Seaton
Dorset. We are pleased to have been awarded the AA 3+++ rating on 30 April 2014 . Are guests always leave happy !! …see more
Boundary Barn is a beautiful converted Cotswold stone barn in a quiet village location on the edge of the Cotswold water parks and 15 minutes drive from Cirencester. It sleeps 8+2 people in 4 bedrooms, 2 double and 2 twin with an extra 2 spaces available on a sofa bed. Nearby Cirencester allows for all your shopping and eating needs and the area has pubs and restaurants galor …see more
Holiday let with sea view in Ayrshire/Scotland
Holiday let with ocean view in Ayrshire/Scotland
luxurious holiday home in Ayrshire
Holiday let in Scotland
Holiday home in Ayrshire
Golf resort in Ayrshire This holiday home in no ordinary seaside villa. It has been recently refurbished to include upscale details …see more
Ideal for walking holidays; Charming country cottage; 16th century cottage; Period features; Exposed beams; Inglenook fireplace; Log burners; Rangemaster oven; Off-road parking; Close to coast; Full central heating; View of Quantock Hills; Village location; Pub & Shop Complimentary bottle of wine
Books and board games
single beds convert to king size bed
Bothan Darach is a very comfortable self catering cottage situated, on the shores of Loch Linnhe with lovely sea loch & mountain views – the sunsets are superb!
We have been told by guests that the cottage is perfect and is very well equipped with many extras. * Bothan Darach has a four star quality rating from the Scottish Tourist board
Grade 2-listed, riverside mill apartment; 2 bedrooms, bathroom & shower room; fishing rights; secluded location in mature gardens; views over river Aire & Pennine Way; good pub food & shops nearby; conveniently located for many attractions and activities; parking Renovated & refurbished for 2014, the apartment offers a luxurious and relaxing venue for a holiday …see more
Farm Court apartment is part of an historic manor farmhouse on the River Thames. Set in a rural position yet close to Oxford. Thames Path walks on the doorstep and fishing in season. Pubs and shops close by. …see more
Stylish, top floor holiday apartment, peaceful location, close to sandy beach. A short walk to town centre restaurants, bars and shops. Close to bus and train services to the rest of the island, and to high speed catamaran link to Portsmouth harbour and gun wharf quay. Perfect apartment for a couple looking for a romantic holiday or short break, or a small family. …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
Lakeside glamping, rural location, stunning panoramic views, private tranquil surroundings, located within our conservation area and natural habitat. Posh camping without the tent, for nature lovers who want peace, and quiet away from every day stresses. …see more
A mix of modern and traditional two-bedroom cottage in semi-rural location in Reydon, Suffolk within walking distance of Southwold. Ideal for families or couples, some pets allowed, lovely private quiet spot to unwind. …see more
A lovely spacious home with 3 bedrooms 1 with en-suite. Family bathroom and cloakroom. Kitchen/diner, lounge and a sunny conservatory. Large garden great for BBQ's. Within walking distance to local pubs and shops. Fab family house close to beaches.
Wi-fi, DVD and sky tv 2 x double bed,1 x bunkbed
3 x toilets
Walking distance to pub/shops/park
N.B steps in garden …see more
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
A delightful two bedroom traditional stone cottage with a modern interior that sleeps four with private garden in the heart of St Agnes and close to the beach. Self catering is simple as there's loads of local shops to cater for what ever you need within 100m. …see more
4 star Self Catering accommodation for 2 +1 set in peaceful rural surroundings 3 miles form Solva. Family bedroom with en suite Shower/wc plus open plan ground floor. Pets by arrangement. Wifi available. Stable Cottage forms part of tastefully converted Farm square. The Stable is the smallest cottage at Llanddinog Old Farm. Granary and Tackroom sleep 5. Farmhouse sleeps 8 …see more
Beautiful surfing beaches within a short drive.
Situated on a working dairy farm.
Situated conveniently on the North Devon/Cornwall border.
Local Inn - serves meals.
Fishing/Golf within easy reach.
Horseriding close by.
Clovelly/Dartmoor close by.
Barone is one of 5 apartments in a beautifully converted Georgian Mansion. Ardencraig House Apartments are all fully equiped and 4 have a seaview over the Firth of Clyde. Ideal for family gatherings and wedding parties as we can sleep up to 26 guests over the 5 apts. Pets are welcome …see more
We have at least 5 seaside resorts within 20 min drive. Whitstable, Margate, Ramsgate, Broadstairs , Sandwich, with many smaller bays and coves to explore. Fantastic country pubs/restaurants to be found. Canterbury / Dover / Golf / Fishing / Zoos. All within 30 mins The village of Preston is 1 mile away with a local pub and village butchers,and shop. …see more
Pintail is in the Centre of Bamburgh, in a quiet cul de sac within walking distance of Bamburgh Castle and Beach.Tastefully furnished and immaculately maintained throughout. Has 2 spacious bedrooms. Perfect for families and couples. A perfect base for exploring the area Pintail Bamburgh is available for rent all year. We will consider bookings for a minimum of 3 days upwards …see more
With 3 ensuite bedrooms, this well equipped holiday cottage is in a beautiful setting, is close to Stonehenge, Salisbury and Marlborough and is ideal for a relaxing holiday break. The local pub, which does good food, is 2 minutes walk away. Wifi and Table Tennis The cottage is surrounded by a lovely thatched walled garden and is situated next to the village church. …see more
If it's a peaceful, relaxing rural retreat you're after then The Bothy is the place for you. Perfectly placed for exploring all that the Scottish Highlands have to offer whether golf, fishing, walking, wildlife or whisky, it's all on your doorstep in beautiful Moray. …see more
Minehead has a variety of shops and restaurants and is known as the Gateway to Exmoor. Places to visit include Dunster, Porlock, Lynton & Lynmouth and the Doone Valley, The Exmoor National Park has also been designated Europes first international Dark Sky Reserve. With local bus services covering much of the area, guests without their own transport are well catered for. …see more
This 4 Star rated barn conversion is in an ideal location to explore Devon and Somerset. Close to Taunton and Wellington, it is in a wonderfully relaxing location. Fantastic walking, cycling and riding routes are on the doorstep, you can even bring your own horse. …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