Get away from it all and enjoy the luscious scenery of a secluded countryside setting by booking one of these fabulous cosy holiday cottages. Choose from country cottages in England, tranquil gites in France and cottages in Wales with log fires and breathtaking views.
You may prefer to visit the splendid country of Ireland and stay in a traditional Irish cottage - enjoying long leisurely walks before soaking up the Celtic atmosphere in great local pubs. Alternatively, choose a Scottish lodge by a loch or in the mountains and relax as you marvel at the beauty of the great outdoors.
For the more adventurous, look further afield and enjoy the serenity of a country cottage in a hidden overseas location. Pick somewhere in a peaceful forest or mountain setting and enjoy long walks or energetic bike rides.
Croquignolet is cute and cosy. It is ideally suited as a romantic getaway for a busy couple who need to have time to relax and unwind. In the evenings, the cottage lends itself to lounging in front of the fire in the winter, or eating out on the patio and catching the e …see more
Nestled at the mouth of the Camel Estuary in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the beach and surrounding landscape will take your breath away. Simple pleasures, long walks in the sea breeze, lazy days on the sandy beach where the kids love to go rock poo …see more
Ideal location very close to the beach, cafes and shops but still quietly tucked away.
Lovely welcome from the owners, who were helpful and easy to deal with. Very clean, modern and comfortable wit… More
“An absolute gem in perfect location”
Reviewed 8 Jan 2013
We stayed in this absolute little gem of a place just over the road from the fabulous Polzeath surfing beach. We were just visiting friends in the area but checking that the place was somewhere we wou… More
“Ideal for a winter break with surfing in mind”
Reviewed 12 Jan 2013
A well presented property, very clean, warm, cosy and with plenty of space for two adults.
The card, bottle of bubbly and chocolates were a really nice New Year Welcome Gift,
It was nice to me… More
NEW OWNERS 2015: Cottage 2: sleeps 4 people (1 double and 1 twin room). Sky TV and Internet Access.
Stunning location set right in the heart of Delamere Forest yet only a short walk away from Delamere Train Station (Manchester/Chester line) and 5 minutes drive from the …see more
The Old Workshop is a luxury two bed cottage in a private courtyard on the edge of Bath. As with all four of our properties, (see below), the Old Workshop is finished to a very high four star standard and has achieved a 'Gold' award from 'Visit Britain' the UK's officia …see more
We had a great time when we stayed at the old workshop. The caretaker could not have been friendlier and the welcome bottle of wine was very nice. Would definitely recommend and we would love to visit… More
Glad you enjoyed it and found us friendly. We try to be! :-) Hope to see you again soon. John and Jane
“Excellent rental house”
Reviewed 23 Sep 2014
Very comfortable, well equipped property in a quiet village just outside Bath. Ideally situated for travel into Bath (bus stop just outside house) and also for touring around the countryside.
Glad you enjoyed the property and thanks for the review!
“Really Good, Perfect Retreat After Hectic Shopping Trip”
Reviewed 29 Jan 2014
Group of 4 Stayed, Both rooms were set out as double's, Good to have seperate bathrooms for both rooms to use.
Lovely finish to the whole place, welcome pack was.. Welcome, loved the views from mai… More
Nice to hear you enjoyed the Old Workshop and the Xmas market. It was really great this year - even better than before, we thought. We think it's nice to retreat to a quiet spot after the hectic bustle of Bath, so we are glad you found the same :-) Same time next year? :-)
Perfectly situated within a short walk to local shops, bars, restaurants, buses, Douglas promenade and 15 minute walk to TT Grandstand.
One double bedroom and one twin bedroom, walk in wardrobe, Jacuzzi bath with shower, galley kitchen with washer/dryer, rear outside …see more
A few doors down from the famous Pengersick Castle, Star Cottage is a 4 bedroom property that boasts a rural and coastal location with all the local amenities you require for a great summer holiday.
Just a 5 minute walk from the beautiful lifeguard staffed sandy beach …see more
We booked the cottage for a long weekend with friends to use as a base to explore Cornwall. It was in a very convenient location just a short drive or walk away from the major attractions of St Ives, … More
Pibbles Nook is exquisitely furnished, bespoke two bedroom, luxury, self-catering accommodation in the county of Rutland, nestling in the delightful village of Empingham near the shores of Rutland Water. An ideal place to stay if you want to.....relax for a few days... …see more
Muthiga House is a three bedroomed cottage located in Oasis camp
at the scenic shores of Lake Elementaita. All the bedrooms have
very comfortable beds, Mosquito nets and their
own modern bathrooms. The cottage also has a
sitting area with a simply furnished open kitchen …see more
Appletree Cottage - a much loved name for a country retreat, and an apt description for this 18th century hide-away beautifully adapted for modern-day holidays and living - even down to its own, gnarled apple tree - they're yours, in season!
It's quietly positioned o …see more
“Exceeded all expectations we could gladly have stayed there forever”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2013
This cottage (Apple tree Cottage, Bleadon, Weston Super Mare), was totally fabulous.
The cottage exceeded all expectations we could gladly have stayed there forever and if I won the lottery I would… More
Get away from it all at this detached rural cottage with cosy fireside and accommodation for six people. Crab Cottage is ideally situated between Mill Cove and Glandore in the heart of West Cork, one of the most magical and tranquil parts of Ireland. The cottage is in a …see more
Fantastic cottage for a get away from it all holiday. Very well equipped, quality soft furnishing and white goods - very much a home from home where you can relax in solitude. Very remote but enjoye… More
“Hidden jewel in the pride of Ireland”
Reviewed 2 May 2014
Crab Cottage is my dream hideaway. Just a short drive from the village of Rosscarbery it is a stone's throw from an inlet beach but a million miles from the hustle and bustle of real life. Cottage is … More
“Wonderful second visit!”
Reviewed 5 Sep 2016
We stayed at Crab cottage three years ago and vowed we would come back as we loved it so much. We were not disappointed on our second visit. The cottage was as well equipped, comfortable and clean as … More
The Cottage (95 sq yds) is about 100 years old, located in Fiastra Abbey Nature Reserve, at the edge of a 120 ha wood. It offers a comfortable accommodation for 6 adults, or 4 adults and 4 children.It is for exclusive use for one tenant, surrounded by a large private ga …see more
In a truly fabulous waterside position on the River Dart, Cliff Cottage is a unique 3 bedroom holiday cottage. Full of character with exposed timbers, stone walls and outstanding views across the river from nearly every room, Cliff Cottage is a truly wonderful place to …see more
Situated in the beautiful tranquil village of Uffington, this beautiful cottage would suit everyone whether you want from a romantic break for two or a cosy, relaxing family getaway.
Don't forget to explore the local areas of Swindon and Oxford with their designer bou …see more
Perched above a 'Heritage' garage near the top end of the tiny hamlet of Stoke Trister, The Studio is a delightfully 'quirky' retreat enjoying fine far-reaching views over the Blackmore Vale. Visitors may prefer just to relax on the balcony or enjoy …see more
Lovely 1920s house in secluded 3,600sqm of beautiful old gardens. Huge rear balcony with views to city, 3 bdrms+doublesofabed, Sheridan linen & towels, BBQ. Few mins walk from Wentworth Falls train station, bakery, restaurants, nature walks. Old world charm with …see more
Exeter Cottage is a charming 17th Century cottage in a quiet courtyard right in the centre of Topsham. Renovated to a high standard Exeter Cottage offers an unbeatable location for exploring Exeter and South Devon. The cottage has plenty of charm and character and is ju …see more
parking space will only fit a small car and make sure you reverse in. Very close to all the amenities inc local transport - take the train to Exeter and beyond, all of Devon for £10.… More
The largest car we have parked in the parking place is our own Vauxhall Zafira. However, it does depend on your ability to maneuver your car in small spaces. We recommend it is suitable for 'medium sized' cars like a Ford Focus and, yes it is easier to reverse in.
Enjoy the peace and tranquility of this unique coastal location of Baixa d'Areia in your own delightful, rural, stone-built beach house, "Casa das Pedras" (The "Stone House" sleeps up to 6). It's set in 10,000 sq. metres of beautiful garde …see more
Tucked away down a quiet lane within the heart of the historic Abbey town of Hexham, Northumberland, the cottage offers secluded self catering holiday accommodation to an excellent standard, for two to five people + a baby.This is a three bedroom cottage, built in 1850 …see more
A really lovely cottage and a lovely owner too. Helen met us and lead us to the cottage, through the Park. A fabulous location with the park literally on your doorstep. She was very welcoming and help… More
Thankyou for all your kind words and hope you will be able to return...we understand that travelling with 3 youngsters can be difficult but children are always welcome - and provide me with a good excuse for baking extra treats!
“Beautiful, pristine cottage in a wonderful location with everything we could want”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2015
The cottage was tucked away, just off the big park in the centre, perfectly located for the town. It had plenty of room for young and older children and we were able to accommodate an extra guest at v… More
Knowing how difficult it can be to accommodate extended family, it is always our aim to make things as comfortable and easy as possible for all ages within each party....from toddler beds to tea and cake - if it is what is needed, we will do our best!! We look forward to welcoming you back!
“Perfect in every way!”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2015
We had a first class experience from first contact with the owner through the stay at Seal Cottage to our leaving at the end of our stay.
The cottage has a lovely location, in reach of all the amenit… More
We were really delighted that you chose Seal Cottage to stay in and so glad that everything went well for you - with all the preparations for a Wedding going on, you need to know that your accommodation is a comfortable place to "come home to" and relax and it is nice for us to think that for those few precious days before the Event you could make Seal Cottage your home!
Wanney Cottage is a former quarryman's cottage. Situated high in the Northumberland there are stunning views over open country and the Cheviot Hills. At the doorsstep of Northumberland Park, Kielder Water and Forrest it offers the ideal base for nature lovers to …see more
Me and my parents stayed in the cottage for a week and really enjoyed it! there is a small village co-op 6 miles from the cottage in Bellingham which was easy to get to. very nice views from the cotta… More
We take pride in providing a place to stay which is comfortable and relaxing. It is great when guests have enjoyed themselves and the loveley views from our cottage over open countryside and surrounding hills.
Hide and Seek Cottage has its entrance next to the leather shop. On the first floor there is a fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, fridge-freezer, cooker and microwave, lounge with comfy settee and sprung sofabed (additional 1 or 2 persons at extra charge) TV and DV …see more
Perfect location right in the centre of Polperro. Sea view from the garden. The cottage had absolutely everything you would need, and was spotlessly clean. The owners were both very friendly and very … More
“A fantastic holiday home”
Reviewed 3 Dec 2012
Hide 'N Seek cottage is superbly maintained, comfortable, well equipped, spotlessly clean, and located centrally in the picturesque village of Polperro. The fishing harbour is only a couple of minutes… More
“A fantastic place to stay”
Reviewed 3 Nov 2011
The Hide and Seek Cottage is a lovely place to stay in the village of Polperro. The owners Steve and Nancy give you a warm welcome on arrival, and the cottage has everything you need to make you feel… More
Situated in beautiful Dorset countryside in an Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this is a rare opportunity to stay in a very comfortable cottage in an unspoilt rural valley, rich in wildlife, birds and wild flowers. It has its own garden and lies within the grounds …see more
“Brilliant, well equipped cottage, very comfortable for a quiet and relaxing holiday.”
Reviewed 22 Jun 2016
The cottage was wonderful, very comfortable and the owners were very friendly, welcoming and helpful. We had an excellent, relaxing holiday.The only downside we found was the extremely narrow roads, w… More
Perfect getaway for 2. Cycling, walking or just relaxing. Peaceful private lane.Walk to Pagham Nature Reserve, harbour and gastro pub. Close to Chichester ,Goodwood, West Wittering beach, Portsmouth. Open plan sitting room, fully fitted kitchen. Separate bedroom twin …see more
Our pretty self-catering cottage sits less than 5 minutes from gorgeous Aikerness Sands in the village of Evie in Orkney.
Tiggy's Hoose offers quaint, cosy and well-equipped accommodation. The kitchen in newly fitted and stocked with everything you might need.
The …see more
This is an ideal place for families and couples alike to escape from the daily grind.Fistral Bay Cottage is situated on a select new development on land previously owned by the Duchy, near Pentire Headland. The cottage was built Dec 2002, the property has 4 bedrooms, sl …see more
“Fantastic holiday retreat a stone's throw from Fistral Beach - high-quality cottage!”
Reviewed 8 Jan 2013
I stayed at this property when visiting Cornwall for a family reunion break and had a thoroughly enjoyable time!
From initial enquiry into accommodation availabiliy through to departure and return … More
Reviewed 13 Aug 2016
Fantastic stay at a great house
Perfect location - stayed with 2 children under 6
Beach 2 mins walk
Town 10 mins walk
Bus on door stop
We know the area very well and it's an idea location.
Thanks for staying with us we're delighted you enjoyed the house.!
See you next year hopefully
Harbour village with sea and coastal views
Traditional but refurbished Coastguard cottage overlooking the harbour with PARKING alongside. Parking this close to the harbour on the "sunny side" is a rare and real benefit in Mevagissey.
WiFi now installed (BT Infinity h …see more
Seafarer's Watch is a beautifully appointed and well-maintained cottage with plenty of thoughtful touches. This was our third visit with a fourth already booked which probably says it all.
The cottag… More
“A lovely, well equiped cottage with harbour and see views.”
Reviewed 14 Jan 2013
We have stayed at "Seafarers" on a couple of occasions, it is a cottage that has been tastefully refurbished, offering high quality accommodation with parking. Mevagissey has all that most would need,… More
“best equipt cottage we have stayed in”
Reviewed 7 Jan 2013
good quality furnishings,short walk into mevagissey, large screen ty,s bus service hourly,no expence spared in making this cottage very comfortable, ferry to fowey and bus back well worth the trip, … More
Wake up to this view, relax and put your feet up, enjoy your morning coffee or afternoon tea sitting outside our traditional cottage gazing at the splendid view. No need to go anywhere. Regularly stayed in and painted by artists, this 18th Century former fisherman's cot …see more
“the cottage was like wearing your mosst comfortable sweater”
Reviewed 1 May 2013
5 fishermans cottage ---- from when we first went it it felt like you had been there all of your life comfortable cosy everthing you could possibly need pots pans crockery warm there are spectacula… More
Reviewed 8 Feb 2013
No 5 Fishermans cottage is the most beautiful place, in a wonderful Village on the coast of Yorkshire, Staithes.
The cottage is comfy, clean and cosy, with everything you need for a long weekend or a… More
Reviewed 2 Feb 2013
We have stayed in Fishermans Cottages several times and have enjoyed every second. The views of the Sea, the Village and the Beck are beautiful, especially on a sunny morning whilst sitting on the be… More
No.1 The Square is a deceptively spacious, three bedroomed, Grade II listed, Cotswolds holiday cottage, just three miles from the beautiful market town of Stow on the Wold, in the peaceful village of Upper Slaughter. The cottage provides self catering holiday accommodat …see more
Soulou is a recently renovated detached period property perched peacefully overlooking the River Lot in a particularly attractive and unspoilt section of this spectacular valley. It has its own access to the river where you can swim or watch the wildlife.The cottage is …see more
• Lakeside cottage
This lovely cottage is in a prime waterfront location. It is situated on the Lough shore with wonderful views over beautiful Lough Erne.
A quiet and and peaceful retreat yet only 2 miles from pubs and shops in the friendly picturesque village of …see more
We all had a fantastic time and we would love to come next year again everythiing was neat and tidy on are arrival the cottage is well mantained by Mary… More
“Wonderful family holiday!!!”
Reviewed 24 Jul 2016
We had a fantastic week staying in this beautiful house! It was close to local town and attractions. We have 3 children and they loved it equally! The house was clean and had everything we needed! The… More
Thanks. Christina look forward to welcoming you again .
“Wonderful time had at Misty Moorings Cottage.”
Reviewed 29 Jul 2014
My family and I spent a very enjoyable week at Misty Moorings cottage. The cottage is set in a wonderful location, with a lovely view of Lough Erne, there was everything anyone would need in the cotta… More
Granabeg cottage is a haven for peace & tranquility, ideal touring base or for hill walkers. In the heart of the Wicklow mountains, just minutes from Wicklow National Park & Glendalough, yet it is ten minutes drive to border of Kildare, which offers Punchestown …see more
The Old Cottage is one of a pair of newly renovated farm buildings next to a former farm house (the owners home), at the end of a private drive, enjoying views towards Moel Fammau and the Clwydian hills. In a rural location, but close to major road networks, we are app …see more
Beck Cottage is located just two minutes walk from the centre of Windermere village where you will find plenty of traditional shops, cafe's and restaurants.The welcoming hallway with victorian tiled floor leads into the cosy and relaxing lounge with sumptuous furni …see more
This cottage is beautifully decorated and meticulously clean.The beds are the best I have slept in with a rental property.The cottage is central but far enough away from the main noise of the town.Deb… More
Reviewed 3 Jun 2013
The cottage is beautiful. It's well appointed and spotless and is ideally located for shops, bars and exploring the lakes. There is off road parkng which was handy and although its only a five minute … More
“Sunny and Central”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2013
The cottage was really lovely, lots of charm and recently renovated to a very high spec. For families with young children it is perfect as there is a brilliant park practically next door complete with… More
The Orchard is detached, single storey barn, nestled into the south-facing hillside with one double bedroom and its own private garden. The length of the building over-looking the valley is glazed to let in the light and reveal the rolling hills and woods on your doorst …see more
Enjoy stunning views of the Mourne Mountains and Tollymore Forest Park in this beautiful listed building. It's been a cornerstone of Tollymore since 1802, and is the only rent-able property within the Park itself.
To stay here is to step away from the drone of modern li …see more
BEACH COTTAGE IS AN EXTREMELY SPACIOUS YET COMFORTABLE MODERN 5 BEDROOMED GROUND FLOOR ACCOMMODATION WITH 3 GOOD SIZED BATHROOMS , HAVING BEEN FURNISHED TO AN EXCELLENT STANDARD THROUGHOUT. A LARGE PRIVATE AND SECURE GRASSED GARDEN AREA WITH SWINGS MAKES THIS PROPE …see more
Just returned from our weekend stay at Beach Cottage and had a lovely break. We were pleasantly surprised to find the heating on and lights on a timer so that we didn't have to fumble around in the da… More
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park / Pinehurst
1 5 2 nights min
2 nights min
Nearest beach 32 km
Fivespot is just 15 minutes to Kings Canyon - Sequoia National Park in California's spectacular Sierra Nevada. Giant sequoia trees, jaw-dropping Kings Canyon, High Sierra hikes: all yours without the crowds you'd find in Yosemite.The cabin: cute, homey, comfor …see more
Situated in the beautiful North Gower village of Llanrhidian and located at the end of a secluded lane, Cwtch House is nestled amongst the magnificent views of fields, hill forts, woodlands and the salt marshes of the Burry Inlet and Loughor Estuary. Relax in the peace …see more
Rowan cottage is situated in the quaint seaside village of Rosemarkie less than a 2 minute walk from a long sandy beach. Chanonry Point, at the far end of the beach, is a well known spot for dolphin watching.The property has been fitted to a high standard with many thou …see more
“Wow! An exceptional cottage, excellent location - home from home.”
Reviewed 20 Jan 2013
We travel to Scotland every other year, to stay for Christmas and New Year - this was by far the best cottage we have stayed in. Everything you needed was there, plus little extras.
The cottage is ea… More
“You've thought of everything!!”
Reviewed 22 Jan 2012
What an unbelievably great experience staying in this cottage was! It was extremely clean and well-organized, and the kitchen is lovely and there were many little extras included. The bed was very com… More
Reviewed 15 Sep 2011
This was the best cottage we had ever stayed in. Modern & comfortable in an ideal situation.… More
Wendy House is a delightful house in the heart of Eastbourne within a Courtyard setting. It has recently been awarded Trip Advisors Cerificate of Excellence and offers stylish characterful accommodation for up to 4 people all within walking distance of the many deligh …see more
A great little house, well equipped and perfectly clean. Quiet little cul de sac, but only a minutes walk from Eastbourne station, 2 minutes from the town centre or less than 10 to the pier and seafr… More
“Lovely house, great location and very well equipped.”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2014
Wendy House is in a great central location a short walk from the town centre and beach. I stayed there with my mum and 19 month old twins and we all had a great time. Gildredge Park is lovely and a sh… More
Thank you so much for your complimentary review. It is good to know we are doing things right and we look forward to welcoming you back soon.
“Cosy comfort, great location.”
Reviewed 11 Jul 2014
I stayed with my young family at the Wendy House during June 2014.
We had a fabulous stay in this cute and compact home.
From the original booking we had informative and welcoming contact from T… More