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Independently Owned Holiday Cottages and Self Catering Accommodation in the UK

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We have a large selection of around 1500 independently owned self catering holiday homes throughout the UK.

There are three simple ways to find your ideal holiday retreat: Search (above) by holiday destination; Advanced Search where you can specify your personal requirements; or search by region using the map.

Should you be looking for a last minute break, you can also search our extensive database of last minute offers in the forthcoming few weeks.

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Who are we?

Independent Cottages offers a wide selection of self catering holiday accommodation from oast houses to fisherman’s cottages and town houses to farm stays.

With a huge range of dog friendly cottages; and accommodation ideal for large group bookings, a romantic break or a family holiday, we have something to suit everyone and all budgets. If it’s pure luxury that you’re after, we also have a great selection of Luxury holiday cottages for that something special.

We are not an agency; we put you, the holiday maker, in direct contact with the cottage owner who can answer all your questions first hand. Booking holiday accommodation independently, provides a high level of flexibility and often saves agency fees!

If you are an owner and wish to find out more about promoting your holiday home through Independent Cottages, please see our add a cottage page.

A few recently added properties...

  • Fox and Rabbit Holiday Cottages

    Fox and Rabbit Holiday Cottages, Lockton, Yorkshire, North York Moors, England.

    Three cottages sleeping 2-3 guests in an enviable position within the heart of the picturesque North Yorkshire Moors National Park. Dog friendly accommodation within walking distance of the village pub - perfect for walkers and exploring the area. Sleeps 2

    From £275 to £399

  • The Paddocks

    The Paddocks, Ponsworthy, Devon, Dartmoor, England.

    A delightful dog-friendly cottage full of character in the pretty village of ponsworthy in the Dartmoor National Park. A perfect retreat for small families or couples who enjoy the great outdoors and want to explore this beautiful part of Devon. Sleeps 4

    From £300 to £450

  • Whitehall East

    Whitehall East, Chittlehamholt, Devon, England.

    A spacious family-friendly holiday home sitting in the heart of North Devon's rolling countryside on a country estate. With a fantastic outlook and wonderful views, this is a great rural retreat for family gatherings and friends reunions. Sleeps 10

    From £895 to £2200

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