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(33) Very Good 

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Anstruther holiday cottage rental

Fife / Anstruther

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Child friendly
“Home from home” Excellent stay in a very homely cottage fully equipped with everything you need. Dog friendly and cosy. We would definitely stay here again.  …see more

from £42 / night

£295 - £525 / week

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from £42 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Cratloe

County Clare / Cratloe

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Spacious cottage in good location” The cottage is very spacious and has a modern feel inside. The location is excellent being close to main roads but without any traffic noise. Flying to Shannon would be very doable.  …see more

from £101 / night

£337 - £488 / week

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from £101 / night

(51) Very Good 

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Corfe Castle holiday cottage rental

Corfe Castle / Kingston, Dorset

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic location, lovely cottage with everything you need.” The cottage is conveniently located just above corfe castle within easy reach of swanage beach and studland bay. The cottage is safe and well equipped with everything you need. The owner is  …see more

from £130 / night

£830 - £990 / week

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(15) Excellent 

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Cottage accommodation in West Country

St Austell / Charlestown, St Austell

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.35 km
  • Child friendly
“Excellent Cottage in a beautiful town called Charlestown” Had a fantastic stay at the Pebbledrift Cottage. The accommodation is very nicely laid out with ample room to have a relaxing break. Plenty of restaurants and shopping amenities near bye. On  …see more

from £78 / night

£70 - £950 / week

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from £78 / night

(17) Excellent 

15

Upper Slaughter holiday cottage rental

Cotswolds / The Slaughters

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
No 8 The Square forms part of the most photographed scene in the picturesque village of Upper Slaughter. The charm of this beautiful cottage will ensure a memorable stay for all ages.Located only 5-10 minutes drive from the very popular towns of Bourton-on-the-Water and  …see more

from £99 / night

£650 - £1570 / week

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from £99 / night

(32) Excellent 

41

Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Pittenweem

Fife / Pittenweem

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic!” Absolutely fantastic place that had everything, old, modern, quirky, beautiful views and a stunning garden. Truly a home from home a dog lovers paradise!!!!!!  …see more

from £130 / night

£650 - £950 / week

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from £130 / night

(44) Excellent 

22

Kippen holiday cottage rental

Stirling / Kippen

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Fabulous holiday destination with great hosts.” My teenage daughters and I stayed at Garrique Cottage in January 2013. The farmhouse is beautiful with every amenity you could wish for. The scenery is breathtaking and yet you are only 10 - 15 minutes f  …see more

from £90 / night

£495 - £795 / week

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from £90 / night

(16) Excellent 

12

Thirsk holiday cottage rental

North Yorkshire / Thirsk

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Fabulous and relaxing break” Enjoyed every minute of our stay at Beech Cottage and Pam, the owner was so accommodating and helpful! The cottage has everything you need and oodles of country charm and elegance. It is perfectly placed to explore North  …see more

from £90 / night

£525 - £650 / week

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from £90 / night

(16) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage rental

Peak District National Park / Tideswell

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly
“Lovely home from home in a peaceful village” We stayed for a week in Cross View with 2 children, a teenager and 2 dogs. The cottage is comfortable and the owner provides everything you need (including bedding, towels, washing up liquid, even dishwash  …see more

from £105 / night

£325 - £540 / week

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from £105 / night

(11) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage in Winchcombe

Cotswolds / Winchcombe

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
“Perfect holiday cottage, centrally located” Lovely cottage, close to centre of winchcombe, and shops, nice walks nearby. Very clean and Spacious rooms. Central for visiting Cotswold attractions.  …see more

from £100 / night

£790 - £1400 / week

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from £100 / night

(72) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Heacham

Norfolk / Heacham

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
“A wonderful home from home” Firstly i want to say what a lovely couple Helen and Dave are. they were exceptionally welcoming and hospitable. Their cottage was lovely, and tastefully decorated. The welcome basket was full to the brim with goodies, incl  …see more

from £85 / night

£300 - £800 / week

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from £85 / night

(27) Excellent 

41

Holiday cottage rental

Poole / Poole Quay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly
“Amazing cottage!!!” We stayed over Christmas, and it was amazing from the moment we arrived. The cottage was so clean and inviting really cosy with an open fire the kitchen was great with everything and more you could need the owners have really put a  …see more

from £185 / night

£950 - £1300 / week

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from £185 / night

(18) Very Good 

12

Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Minehead

Somerset / Minehead

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly
Spectacular sea, beach and inland views across Minehead bay.One can sit and watch the boats from the decking or the bay window and listen to the waves lapping.  …see more

from £80 / night

£476 - £746 / week

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from £80 / night

(51) Excellent 

21

Holiday cottage in Northern England

Whitby / Central Whitby

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect location, lovely little cottage” We stayed at the Corner House in Whitby for a long weekend as a family of three adults. The house is in a the perfect location and is well equipped with everything you need for a self catering stay although it  …see more

from £85 / night

£690 / week

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from £85 / night

(35) Very Good 

30

Dursley holiday cottage rental

Cotswolds / Dursley

2 7 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Excellent family and toddler friendly base for exploring the local area” Fabulous cottage, very clean, neat and tidy. Excellent dog walk to Cam Peak 2 mins from front door. Beautifully situated to explore local countryside but also near to amenities w  …see more

from £50 / night

£324 - £565 / week

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from £50 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Angus/Dundee

Angus / Brechin

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 28 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
A four star detached converted rural primary school in a quiet country location with three double rooms all with en-suite bathrooms sleeps a maximum of 6, full central heating, open fire all modern conveniences provided and off road parking for 2 or more cars.  …see more

from £110 / night

£500 - £1000 / week

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from £110 / night

(41) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Allonby

Cumbria / Allonby

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
“Beautifully appointed and beautiful location” The cottage is beautifully furnished, well thought out and tastefully done. The setting is just as beautiful with a stunning view across the Firth. Stunning, comfortable and great place to stay. Can't w  …see more

from £79 / night

£355 - £645 / week

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from £79 / night

(31) Excellent 

20

Cottage rental in Northern England

Cheshire / Chester

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Everything we hoped for....and more” The property was very clean, extremely well equipped and cosy. We came for a Graduation in Chester and left resolved to return to spend more time looking round the area. The location of the property lends itself to  …see more

from £70 / night

£495 - £795 / week

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from £70 / night

(1) Excellent 

22

Lower Saxony / Schwanewede

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

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from £80 / night

£547 / week

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from £80 / night

(19) Excellent 

13

Holiday cottage in Lisnaskea

County Fermanagh / Lisnaskea

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
The farmhouse enjoys a private lakeside location on its own 40 acres of farm land and private loch shore. The Cottage boasts wood burning fires and has a mixture of contemporary and original features creating perfect accommodation in a beautiful village.Coolbeg is situ  …see more

from £75 / night

£320 - £630 / week

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from £75 / night

(10) Excellent 

25

Holiday cottage in Guemene-sur-Scorff

Morbihan / Guemene-sur-Scorff

2 7 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Child friendly
“A peaceful, beautiful and relaxing place to stay” Le Vieux Moulin is an incredibly tranquil house, set beside a stream in a peaceful valley where birds singing is about the loudest noise. There are good walks on the doorstep. The house itself is delig  …see more

from £85 / night

£525 - £875 / week

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from £85 / night

(5) Excellent 

21

Laneham holiday cottage rental

Retford / Laneham

2 3 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
We are in a quiet village location surrounded by beautiful countryside and close to the River Trent. Stable Cottage was originally a block of 3 stables that has been converted into a beautiful 2 bedroom holiday cottage. It's interior has a vintage / shabby chic look a  …see more

from £79 / night

£449 - £549 / week

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from £79 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Stackpole

Pembroke / Stackpole

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“A lovely, spacious house and garden in walking distance of great beaches.” This house is even better than it looks, and that's rare. Lots of space for everyone inside and out, with a great farmhouse kitchen. Comfortable in every way, the owner (who is  …see more

from £150 / night

£695 - £1985 / week

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from £150 / night

(7) Excellent 

31

Holiday cottage in Gytheio

Gytheio / Ageranos

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Fabulous house, fabulous view- a gem!!” The house is set up a hill, with magnificent views onto the bay, with large, well tended gardens- it's quite and peaceful, ideal for relaxing!! There are numerous outdoor seating areas and large verandas, you ha  …see more

from £152 / night

£883 - £1177 / week

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from £152 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Bleadon

Weston-super-Mare / Bleadon

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Exceeded all expectations we could gladly have stayed there forever” 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 t  …see more

from £65 / night

£382 - £619 / week

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from £65 / night

(11) Excellent 

17

Gulval holiday cottage rental

Penzance / Gulval

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Nice cottage” We spent 3 nights in this well equipped cottage. The owner gave Us easy directions to the property and made us feel very welcome , with lovely flowers, chocolates, tea, coffeee, milk and biscuits, which was a lovely touch, so we could  …see more

from £50 / night

£220 - £520 / week

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from £50 / night

(37) Excellent 

17

West Country holiday cottage rental

Padstow / Padstow Harbour

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“A most delightful place to chill out relax and enjoy” We can highly recommend staying at this recently modernised holiday cottage in a quiet part of Padstow. Decorated and furnished to a very high standard, clean and comfortable with all modern ameni  …see more

from £105 / night

£725 / week

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(14) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Coychurch with golf nearby

Vale of Glamorgan / Coychurch

5 14 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
“Lovely house, great location, annex excellent for the kids!” Really enjoyed our week - perfectly placed for trips to the Gower, Cardiff, Swansea and dont forget Heatherton Activity centre out west: bit of a drive but worth it. Great house: all the thi  …see more

from £250 / night

£1200 - £2000 / week

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from £250 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Berkshire holiday cottage rental

Maidenhead / Maidenhead Riverside

1 3 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Modern, comfortable fully equipped one bedroom cottage. Suitable for short to medium term lets. Sleeps 2, (plus child on sofa bed). Tastefully converted stable, looking out onto fields and lakes. Off street parking, free wifi, laundry. Weekly service included in price.  …see more

from £75 / night

£525 - £1050 / week

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from £75 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Coleford

Forest of Dean / Coleford

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
“Cosy cottage in good location” The bedrooms were spacious, comfortable and furnished to a high standard. Location was excellent. The cottage was at the end of a (very narrow) lane, so no through traffic. Table and chairs provided outside on the lawn.  …see more

from £88 / night

£435 - £630 / week

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from £88 / night

(27) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage in Gwynedd

Caernarfon / Talysarn

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
“Great house in beautiful location with helpful and considerate owner” My family and I really enjoyed our stay in Ty Capel and found it very reasonably priced. The house was as described; the rooms were spacious, clean and well-equipped, as well as bei  …see more

from £42 / night

£295 - £495 / week

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from £42 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage in Dale

Pembrokeshire / Dale

3 5 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
“Great location and very comfortable” We have just returned from a lovely week in Coldstream Cottage. It is a very well situated cottage, just minutes walk from the beach, cafe and pub. Dale is a fantastic place with lots of walking opportunities, Wes  …see more

from £58 / night

£400 - £900 / week

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from £58 / night

(73) Excellent 

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Newby Bridge holiday cottage rental

Lake District / Newby Bridge

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
“A most memorable 60th Birthday stay!” Every part of this stay was wonderful. Helen took care of everything with such thoughtfulness. The welcome tea tray with home made cake, the quality of everything in the house for our use, the logs provided and fi  …see more

from £135 / night

£825 - £1295 / week

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from £135 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Bicester

Oxfordshire / Bicester

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 120 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Many amenities are close by, Bicester Village Designer Outlet, Supermarkets, Old world pub in the village.  …see more

from £120 / night

£665 - £775 / week

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from £120 / night

(30) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Whitwell

Isle of Wight / Whitwell

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Lovely house, beautiful garden and surroundings, brilliantly equipped.” We stayed at Ferndale with our 2 year old and tiny baby. It's a challenging travelling with small children but arriving a Ferndale we breathed a huge sigh of relief as it was so  …see more

from £150 / night

£500 - £1400 / week

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from £150 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Cederberg

Western Cape / Cederberg

4 10 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
Houdenbek Farm Cottages is the gateway to the Cedarberg. Tranquil, safe and lots to do for the outdoor enthusiast like rock climbing, mountain biking, hiking and swimming. Unique rock formations with a variety of bird species. Spacious cottages with build in fireplace a  …see more

from £20 / night

£138 / week

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(25) Excellent 

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Wotton-under-Edge holiday cottage rental

Cotswolds / Wotton-under-Edge

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Lovely Cottage” We rented this cottage over Christmas to be closer to the family. The woodburniing stove was alight when we arrived in the evening making the cottage very welcoming, there was also a small Christmas tree which was a very nice touch. T  …see more

from £80 / night

£470 - £970 / week

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from £80 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in St Martins

Guernsey / St Martins

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Absolutely First Class !” Spotlessly clean, tastefully decorated with lovely furniture, well equipped kitchens, spacious well appointed bedrooms. Very friendly and helpful staff and an excellent location with shops close by. One the best holiday lets  …see more

from £79 / night

£549 - £1129 / week

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from £79 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Cottage letting in Northern England

Sheffield / High Bradfield

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
“Defenitely a place to go back” Great hospitality, nice hide out in the country side, beautiful surroundings for long walks. Very well organized cottage with all accommodation you need. Perfect place to take children.  …see more

from £60 / night

£330 - £450 / week

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from £60 / night

(26) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage with shared pool in Kirkby Lonsdale

Cumbria / Kirkby Lonsdale

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Exceptional cottage in beautiful countryside.” We stayed in the cottage for a week and were greeted with a most welcome bottle of wine and box of chocolates. The cottage was spotless with outstanding fixtures and fittings. The cottage contained everyt  …see more

from £119 / night

£499 - £799 / week

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from £119 / night