Wootton Lodge is a newly refurbished holiday home in the grounds of Wootton Manor, surrounded by 90 private acres of grounds with stunning walks and bike rides from the door. It sleeps eight people in four bedrooms and is ideal for families or friends planning a self-catering holiday in Devon. Nearby are beautiful beaches and favourite attractions, though you could easily spend your holiday sleeping late, lazing around the house and garden, walking through woodland and meadows, and enjoying having time together with the people you love.
Rowan Cottage ticks every box for your self-catering holiday home in Croyde. It's in a quiet location, just a five-minute walk from the beach and convenient for shops, cafes and bars. There is space for four people to sleep in two bedrooms, so it's perfect for couples or families. Hugely valuable, especially if you're on holiday in Croyde in summer, there is off-street parking for two cars, a garden, and a shed to store surfboards and other sports equipment. Saunton Sands and Woolacombe are a scenic walk via the South West Coast Path, and you're also close to Exmoor and popular attractions.
If a self-catering holiday in a stone farmhouse on a private estate in the Northumberland National Park is your goal, you and your family will love The Comb Farmhouse. This traditional farmhouse is ideal for a family holiday. It sleeps six people in three bedrooms and has great access to footpaths, mountain bike trails and popular attractions like Kielder Water and Hadrian's Wall. You can hike, cycle, fish, play golf, horse ride and sightsee to your heart's content during the day, then settle back and gaze upwards to enjoy the brilliance of the spectacular night sky.
Glamping in Yorkshire lets you enjoy the pleasure of being close to nature without sacrificing the cosy comforts of a welcoming holiday home. Pheasant's Roost is on a quiet property near Malton, half a mile from two pubs, a village shop and a butcher, and within easy reach of the coast. The luxurious shepherd’s hut has a double bed, well-equipped kitchen, ensuite shower room and a log burner to ensure it's welcoming in all seasons. It's ideal for couples or individuals, offering the opportunity to do everything or nothing. Cycle, walk, eat, shop and sightsee to your heart's content before spending a relaxing evening soaking in your private hot tub under the stars.
Impress your guests by booking this gorgeous holiday home for your self-catering group holiday. ARC Padstow sleeps 26 people in 13 ensuite bedrooms, boasting designer features, 18th Century elegance, and lots of space indoors and outside. It's a short stroll from the village pub in St Issey and close to Padstow, Wadebridge, beautiful beaches and the scenic Camel Estuary. ARC Padstow is child and dog friendly, welcoming guests for milestone celebrations, family reunions and hosting wedding guests. It comes with everything needed for a truly special stay including an online lobby to help plan your stay and arrange extra services like private yoga sessions.
Surround yourself with luxury at ARC Painswick. Perfect for a group self-catering stay, this gorgeous holiday home is in a highly desirable location opposite St Mary's and close to The Oak pub, cafes and shops. There is space for 24 people to sleep in nine beautifully appointed bedrooms, each with an ensuite or a private shower room. Stay at home and make great use of the heated swimming pool, pizza oven, and elegant reception rooms, or get out and explore with a day at Cheltenham Racecourse, sightseeing and shopping in Bath or Stratford-Upon-Avon, or walking the long-distance Cotswold Way.
The South Downs and the New Forest are both fantastic places for a holiday so where better to stay than between them in the Meon Valley, within easy reach of beautiful forests, favourite attractions and excellent amenities. Kiss Cottage is a quiet, one-bedroom property at the end of a private drive and within walking distance of the centre of Waltham Chase. There are lovely walks, traffic-free cycling routes and opportunities to play golf and horse ride close by, while Portsmouth, Salisbury, Chichester and the Solent are all only a short drive away.
A spacious 16th Century Grade II listed farmhouse in a quiet village within strolling distance of an award-winning pub, Bridgefarm House has it all. Four gorgeous bedrooms provide self-catering accommodation for 6-10 people, with a huge country kitchen/dining room, living room with a log burner, and plenty of outdoor space. The owner has two romantic yurts close by that can be booked together with the farmhouse to sleep 12-14 people. Hereford, Ludlow and Hay-on-Wye are all close, and there are miles of footpaths and mountain bike trails to explore through the Herefordshire Hills, the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Black Mountains. It's an unspoiled slice of rural bliss that is ideal for a holiday with families or friends.
With its oak framed open-plan layout, huge deck, landscaped gardens and stylish furnishing, The Cabin almost feels like you're in the Caribbean rather than the beautiful Hill Head on the Solent. The welcoming holiday home has a studio layout with loads of natural light and plenty of space for two people, or four if you use the sofa bed. It's only a few minutes stroll from the beach, village shop, cafe, and waterfront pub, and close to Gosport, Portsmouth, Southampton and the New Forest.
Holiday on the historic Hampshire coast in this gorgeous townhouse. Rampart View is next to Portsmouth Harbour, with fantastic views over the town's ancient defences. It has two parking spaces so leave the car and walk to shops, restaurants, and attractions. The ferry to Gunwharf Quays takes four minutes, so you can be shopping for a designer bargain and admiring the magnificent Mary Rose before you know it. Rampart View sleeps six people in three bedrooms and is beautifully furnished in a mid-century style that suits the property's age.
This family-friendly holiday cottage is a short stroll from Heacham beach and less than a mile from a cafe, fish shop, village shop and two pubs. The Old Barn sleeps two adults and two children (16 years or under) in two bedrooms and is great for families or a couple who appreciate a little extra space. Guests can book adjoining Churnery, with another bedroom and bathroom, to increase accommodation to severn people if you're on holiday with extended family or friends. Hunstanton Beach is three miles north with loads of fantastic seaside attractions. You're also close to Snettisham, Sandringham, and the Norfolk Lavender Farm.
With beautiful original Victorian features and breathtaking coastal views, The Tower at Plas Mynach is perfect for couples who want to stay somewhere as unique and wonderful as the surroundings. The second-floor apartment is around a ten-minute walk from the beach, shops and pubs of Barmouth, and within easy reach of popular Snowdonia activities and attractions. With short breaks possible all year round, The Tower is ideal for a romantic getaway.
Ocean View Penthouse is a superb beachfront property in Woolacombe. Sleeping four people in two bedrooms with two bathrooms, it has fantastic views up and down the coast of North Devon and a layout that is ideal for couples, families or friends. You are steps from the beach and a short walk from cafes, bars and shops. Walk along the South West Coast Path to Barricane Bay, Grunta Bay or Mortehoe, or spend your days surfing and sunning yourself beside the water. There is a wide choice of attractions to suit all ages, from theme parks to gardens, to make this an excellent year-round holiday destination.
This holiday rental is on the edge of the historic market town of Nuneaton, on a quiet residential street convenient for arterial roads and public transport. It's perfect for a self-catering holiday with friends, to host out-of-town visitors for a wedding or celebration, and as a welcoming home-away-from-home if you are in the area for work. There is space for 11 people to sleep in six bedrooms with a lovely garden and off-street parking. Walking, cycling, shopping, and sights like Bosworth and Shakespeare's Birthplace are all within reach for fun days out in all seasons.
In an exceptional position overlooking the sea on the outskirts of the Welsh coastal town of Barmouth, this magnificent self-catering house is steeped in history and provides a great venue for parties of eight. Perfect for celebrating a special occasion (all male and female parties accepted) or just getting together with friends or family, Plas Mynach sits in the Snowdonia National Park, near Dolgellau and has a good range of pubs, shops and a Blue Flag beach within walking distance as well as fantastic water sports, cycling, walking, golf and an abundance of attractions for day trips out.
Imagine waking up, grabbing your board and heading out for an early swim. That is exactly what the days at Dorset Beach House are like, with this fantastic thatched house being directly on the seafront at West Bay. You can literally step outside the gate and onto the shingle, which makes up part of the 18-stunning miles of Chesil Beach. There are cafes and pubs within walking distance, while the rest of Dorset's breathtaking coast and countryside is all within easy reach. Sleeping from 14 to 20 people means that you don't have to leave anyone off the guest list when planning your perfect seaside getaway.
Sitting in a fantastic location in a hidden valley within beautiful Welsh countryside close to Machynlleth, The Barn at Cefn Coch Farm provides a high standard of self-catering accommodation and is an ideal holiday cottage for outdoor enthusiasts sitting at the foot of the Cambrian Mountains, or those looking for peace and tranquility.
A detached Victorian holiday cottage in the East Cambridgeshire village of Swaffham Prior, just four miles from Newmarket and nine miles from the historic city of Cambridge. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
The Cwtch is an idyllic retreat near Newton in mid-Wales. Designed with romance in mind, this charming one-bedroom cottage boasts stunning views, an outdoor hot tub and sauna, a log burning stove in the living room and bedroom, and lots of space for you to unwind. It's perfect for walking Offa's Dyke, touring the Elan Valley, and discovering all of the wonderful food, history and culture for which Wales is famous. One well-behaved dog is welcome, and short breaks are possible all year round, depending on availability.
Town and country combine most delightfully at Pig Wig Cottage, which is in the grounds of Beeches Farmhouse on the fringes of Bradford-on-Avon. There is plenty of scope for walking and cycling through the countryside, next to the River Avon, or beside the Kennet and Avon Canal. The cottage is a mile from the town centre with its lively Wednesday market and excellent variety of places to eat drink and shop, and close to favourite attractions like Longleat, Lacock Abbey, Bath's Royal Crescent, and Wookey Hole and Caves. With two bedrooms sleeping up to five people, the cottage is perfect for couples, families and friends.