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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.

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26,468 Vacation rentals

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93

Vacation cottage in Penmachno

Snowdonia National Park / Penmachno

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 30 mi
  • Private garden
Bryn Awel is a cosy, traditional and characterful stone cottage situated in the centre of the historic and tranquil village of Penmachno, within the Snowdonia National Park, 4 miles from Betws y Coed. It features original tiled floors, sash windows and pine doors, antiq  …see more

from $75 / night

$525 / week

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from $75 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Mersea Island Vacation cottage rental

Mersea Island / West Mersea

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
A detached modern chalet bungalow with large kitchen, including washing machine, dishwasher, tumble dryer, full-size fridge/freezer, dining room with patio doors to totally enclosed rear garden with furniture. Lounge with flat screen tv and dvd player,cloakroom and twin  …see more

from $78 / night

$500 - $938 / week

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from $78 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Shawhead

Dumfries / Shawhead

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
Sleeps 1 - 4 people (2 well behaved dogs allowed) Postcode - DG2 8PZ. This renovated former steading cottage is set amidst 70 acres of rolling farmland in glorious Galloway, yet lies only 4 miles from the busy country town of Dumfries and twelve miles from the food town  …see more

from $53 / night

$300 - $425 / week

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from $53 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Shawhead

Dumfries / Shawhead

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
Sleeps 1 - 2 people (2 well behaved dogs allowed) Postcode - DG2 8PZ. This charming wee renovated barn is set amidst 70 acres of rolling farmland in glorious Galloway, yet lies only 4 miles from the busy country town of Dumfries and twelve miles from the food town of Ca  …see more

from $48 / night

$275 - $400 / week

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from $48 / night

(49) Excellent 

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Elgin Vacation cottage rental

Moray / Elgin

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 9 mi
  • Child friendly
The Bothy is a traditional stone building over 200 years old situated in the peace and tranquility of beautiful Moray. It has a single bedroom with double bed, easy chairs and plenty of room for a travel cot for those travelling with a young child, a kitchenette and ba  …see more

from $42 / night

$269 - $350 / week

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from $42 / night

(25) Very Good 

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Vacation cottage rental

Snowdonia National Park / Blaenau Ffestiniog

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 mi
  • Child friendly
A cosy detached Welsh long cottage set in the wonderful one acre walled and landscaped gardens of a larger country cottage in the scenic vale of Ffestiniog on the very edge of the Snowdonia National Park.The cottage dates back approximately 150 years and has whitewashe  …see more

from $40 / night

$275 - $600 / week

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from $40 / night

(101) Excellent 

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Upper Sapey Vacation cottage rental

Worcester / Upper Sapey

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
The Retreat received the prestigious TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence and has over 90 excellent reviews. It is a single apartment in a cottage above the totally private heated indoor swimming pool room giving it wonderful views across the fields. You don't sha  …see more

from $150 / night

$907 - $1188 / week

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from $150 / night

(36) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Oban

Argyll and Bute / Oban

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • Private garden
Cliff top cottage, stylish, comfortable & spacious accommodation for 4, with sea views from every room! Entrance hall with lots of storage and washing machine. Living room with leather couches and Freeview TV with DVD player and lots of rainy day DVD's, loca  …see more

from $132 / night

$563 - $1063 / week

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from $132 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage with golf nearby in Cushendall

County Antrim / Cushendall

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
City Chic meets Coastal Haven in this luxurious yet unpretentious, high-spec Irish seaside retreat, rated 5-Star by the Northern Ireland Tourist Board and Established in May 2013. Fancy a holiday cottage set in a picturesque village, overlooking a golf course on  …see more

from $119 / night

$557 - $994 / week

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from $119 / night

(48) Excellent 

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Cottage accommodation in Stirling

Stirling / Stirling

2 6 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Stunning, newly renovated two-bedroomed cottage with amazing panoramic views of Stirling Castle, National Wallace Monument and the Ochil hills situated on a working arable and pedigree beef farm, on the edge of the historic city of Stirling. Our location is perfect for  …see more

from $107 / night

$500 - $1019 / week

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from $107 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in The Lizard Peninsula

Helston / The Lizard Peninsula

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 mi
  • Ask about children
Chygwynn is situated in a cluster of holiday chalets and bungalows in an area of outstanding natural beauty just a few miles from Kynance Cove, famous for its serpentine rocks, and Lizard Point- the most southerly tip of the British Isles. The chalet is light and airy c  …see more

from $50 / night

$250 - $363 / week

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from $50 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Hambleton

Rutland / Hambleton

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 mi
  • Child friendly
The Old Telegraph and Post Office cottage is in the village of Hambleton on a peninsula in the middle of Rutland Water, one of Europe's largest reservoirs. Hambleton is probably one of the nicest village locations in England. There are 3 reception rooms and a kitc  …see more

from $125 / night

$1088 - $1563 / week

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from $125 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage rental

County Limerick / Doon

3 6 6 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 6 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Cooga Cottage is a beautiful self catering accommodation over 100 years old with lovely views. Situated on the outskirts of the village of Doon in County Limerick. Originally the family home of the present owners grandparents. The cottage is perfect for a romantic break  …see more

from $59 / night

$345 - $451 / week

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from $59 / night

(41) Excellent 

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Bognor Regis Vacation cottage rental

Arun District / Bognor Regis

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 mi
  • Child friendly
St Judes Cottage is peacefully located at the end of a cul-de-sac in a private road. The rear of the property overlooks a bowling green, and there is a small courtyard garden to enjoy the summer sun. St Judes cottage is ideal for couples and families. Its location make  …see more

from $53 / night

$407 - $744 / week

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from $53 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Lydney

Forest of Dean / Lydney

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
The Cottage is an original 17th century farm workers cottage which still retains original features and character, but now also benefits from full central heating, a 'living flame fire' in the lounge and an ensuite shower room. Quietly situated in its own enclo  …see more

from $52 / night

$298 - $488 / week

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from $52 / night

(36) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Lauragh

County Kerry / Lauragh

2 3 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 40 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Originally built as an illegal pub in the 1860's, it was modernized in 2003. free WiFi. 4 poster bed.woodburner.free logs provided during your stay.. It is situated in an area of outstanding beauty on the wild Atlantic Way. Many historical sites locally. Ideal walk  …see more

from $48 / night

$212 - $403 / week

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from $48 / night

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Ski cottage to rent in Jamsa

Central Finland / Jamsa

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
Four modern cottages in the best location of the resort Himos Each cottage has a sauna, full kitchen,TV and free internet. All the fun within walking distance : restaurants, equipment rental, golf, skiing, fishing, etc. Wonderful views of the lake and mountain slopes. N  …see more

from $105 / night

$529 / week

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from $105 / night

(21) Excellent 

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Aylesbury Vacation cottage rental

Buckinghamshire / Aylesbury

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Self-contained stables conversion in the small village of North Marston in rural Buckinghamshire. The cottage has one bedroom with en suite shower room. The living / dining area has two leather sofas, (of which one sofa-bed), 65' TV with surround sound, Sky TV, Net  …see more

from $107 / night

$594 - $794 / week

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from $107 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Pont-Rhyd-y-Groes Vacation cottage rental

Ceredigion / Pont-Rhyd-y-Groes

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Beautiful stone cottage on a traditional Welsh family farm. Spacious open plan lounge/dining/kitchen area with electric oven/hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, toaster. Slate and oak flooring. Ground floor bedroom sleep 2 with en-suite suitable for disabled  …see more

from $94 / night

$375 - $744 / week

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from $94 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Quinns Rocks

Wanneroo / Quinns Rocks

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Child friendly
Sunset Coast Accommodation - Located in a quiet beach side suburb, this stylish renovated 1970's cottage offers all modern facilities with plenty of living space for a large family or group. La Cote d'Or features a new kitchen and two new bathrooms. With full  …see more

from $128 / night

$537 - $753 / week

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from $128 / night

(14) Very Good 

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Vacation cottage with golf nearby in Snainton

Scarborough / Snainton

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 14 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
NEWLY LISTED 14TH JULY 2014 Welcome to Haven Cottage, an idyllic two bedroom holiday cottage located in the quaint village of Snainton, just a few miles from the popular seaside resort of Scarborough. If you're looking for a holiday or short break in Scarborough  …see more

from $58 / night

$332 - $682 / week

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from $58 / night

(15) Excellent 

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St Monans Vacation cottage rental

Fife / St Monans

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 mi
  • Child friendly
Rockslea has the one of the best locations in St Monans with views out over the Firth of Forth and the local harbour, where there is always life and activity. Set on the sea front and on the Fife Coastal path with unobstructed views over the Firth of Forth, Rockslea is  …see more

from $119 / night

$594 - $875 / week

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from $119 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Ventnor

Isle of Wight / Ventnor

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Recently refurbished and new to the holiday market, Valerian Cottage built of Island Stone in 1830, and originally forming part of a larger house, sits prettily at the top of Tulse Hill in the Centre of Ventnor giving easy access to the town with its many restaurants, s  …see more

from $100 / night

$563 - $1188 / week

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from $100 / night

(33) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Edwinstowe

Nottinghamshire / Edwinstowe

8 16 3 nights min

  • 8 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 16
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 0 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
YOU MUST ENTER 12 OR 16 PEOPLE WHEN BOOKING TO GET A CORRECT PRICE. The main property sleeps 12 with the addition of a further two double bedrooms available in the annex, bringing the total to 16 people over eight bedrooms, prices are automatically adjusted for these 2  …see more

from $338 / night

$1500 - $3725 / week

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from $338 / night

(29) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage with golf nearby in St Kilda

Port Phillip / St Kilda

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
Discounts available off full price accommodation - conditions apply. At the rear of the historic Wyndham apartment building in St Kilda, the former caretaker's cottage has been lovingly restored to create a unique holiday environment which feels worlds away yet is  …see more

from $132 / night

$965 - $1343 / week

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from $132 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Dunster

Exmoor National Park / Dunster

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
St George’s Cottage is located in the medieval village of Dunster. Situated within the glorious Exmoor National Park, St George’s Cottage provides the perfect holiday cottage for you to rent to explore the surrounding area. The cottage occupies a central po  …see more

from $82 / night

$544 / week

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from $82 / night

(105) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Llandegla

Denbighshire / Llandegla

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Escape to The Bell Ringer's Cottage – an ideal get away built around 1866 in Llandegla one of four dressed stone cottages opposite the historic church of St Tecla and originally a workers cottage for Bodidris Hall. It sits just yards away from the Offa'  …see more

from $119 / night

$569 - $744 / week

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from $119 / night

(21) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage rental

County Kerry / Lauragh

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
our cottage stands on an elevated position with panoramic views overlooking a valley and the caha mountain range on the Wild Atlantic way. Free wifi. 4 poster bed Large garden .ideal for walking .visiting the islands.gleninchaqiun park.Healy pass scenic drive sightseei  …see more

from $43 / night

$212 - $371 / week

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from $43 / night

(29) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Blaenau Ffestiniog

Snowdonia National Park / Blaenau Ffestiniog

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 17 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
We offer a homely stone cottage with valley and mountain views, and linen and towels provided. There is an original fireplace with fuel for your first night provided, and a lovely covered verandah outside with table and chairs from which to admire the mountain views.  …see more

from $49 / night

$348 - $749 / week

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from $49 / night

(26) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Wysall

Nottinghamshire / Wysall

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
Two bed cottage in the pretty village of Wysall near Nottingham and the Vale of Belvoir. Lovely open plan living area with well-equipped kitchen. Second bedroom one adult sized bed plus pull-out low level bed (Great for two children). Car parking. Patio. Excellent loca  …see more

from $78 / night

$525 - $538 / week

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from $78 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Vigeois

Correze / Vigeois

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Welcome to Clare's cottage, lovingly restored and completed in 2015. A charming 2 bedroom rustic cottage. Briefly comprising an open plan kitchen/dining/lounge area. Original wood flooring, exposed beams and stone walls. Also featuring a large warming wood burning  …see more

from $48 / night

$333 / week

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from $48 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Cottage rental in Drumnadrochit

Loch Ness / Drumnadrochit

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden
Please note that the nightly rate shown is for the first two nights only. Each additional night is just £32. Please ask for a quote if your stay is between 3 nights and 6 nights as TripAdvisor systems don't cope well with our pricing policy. Riverview is a g  …see more

from $94 / night

$357 - $523 / week

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from $94 / night

(42) Excellent 

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Mevagissey Vacation cottage rental

Cornwall / Mevagissey

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
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  …see more

from $75 / night

$519 - $1157 / week

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from $75 / night

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Vacation cottage rental

Caherdaniel / Castlecove

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Traditional stone farmhouse, in secluded location, on the slopes of Coomcallee Mountain with spectacular views over Kenmare River to Beara Peninsula and surrounding mountains. The attractive village of Sneem is about 6 miles for restaurants, shops and pubs. Horse ridin  …see more

from $43 / night

$295 - $643 / week

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from $43 / night

(31) Excellent 

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Corfe Castle Vacation cottage rental

Isle of Purbeck / Corfe Castle

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 mi
  • Child friendly
Wissett Cottage is the quintessential, traditional Dorset stone cottage. Steeped in period character such as exposed stonework, ancient timbers and a partly thatched roof, this 300 year old cottage provides a cosy and welcoming 'home away from home' that combi  …see more

from $94 / night

$488 - $1238 / week

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from $94 / night

(36) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage rental

Bath / Batheaston

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 70 mi
  • Child friendly
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�  …see more

from $130 / night

$612 - $972 / week

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from $130 / night

(56) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Crieff

Perth and Kinross / Crieff

4 8 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
West Cottage is a spacious yet cosy cottage based in the heart of Blairmore Farm. This 4 bed cottage has luxurious bedrooms, three of which have super king beds which allow for both double and twin bed set-ups. The south-facing sitting room with breathtaking views ove  …see more

from $188 / night

$1125 - $1470 / week

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from $188 / night

(7) Good 

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Namur Province / Blaimont

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

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from $32 / night

$223 / week

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from $32 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Okeford Fitzpaine

Blandford Forum / Okeford Fitzpaine

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 39 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Netherway Farmhouse is a 17th century thatched cottage, one of 25 listed buildings in the conservation area of Okeford Fitzpaine, one of Dorset’s most attractive villages exhibiting rural charm and relaxed pace. Newly refurbished, the cottage is full of character  …see more

from $188 / night

$488 - $1288 / week

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from $188 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage rental

Faro District / Rogil

1 3 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • Child friendly
This comfortable and completely renewed holiday home is situated on a Turismo Rural in the countryside of Rogil. At the back of the house you have a nice private area outside under a roofed-in terrace, where you can barbeque or enjoy a beautiful sunset. Once the sun set  …see more

from $50 / night

$339 - $631 / week

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from $50 / night