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Deals On Large Holiday Cottages For Families & Groups of 6

Ever wanted to live like a lord in a Downtown Abbey-esque estate, swim in your own private pool, or stroll around acres of your own private garden?

With the current restrictions on large group bookings, now is a great time to grab a fantastic deal on a large property - from grand old houses, to barn conversions and coastal cottages.

Due to the various restrictions on household / indoor gatherings some of these large homes, which normally host sizeable groups of 8 or more guests, have reduced their rates so that smaller groups can make use of these incredible properties.

Gems to be found in these fabulous homes range from your own private hot tub to a whole swimming pool to yourself, lavish dining areas, and games rooms featuring full-size pool tables and other fun and games.

With the extraordinary deals currently on offer you can save over 50% on these fabulous places to stay, which could save you over £1000.

Have a look below at our amazing current offers.

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51.011437, 0.457556

Full of traditional grandeur, Haremere Hall is a delightful country manor house sitting amongst 150 acres of parkland in East Sussex countryside. Just 45 minutes from London, this unpretentious manor house has an abundance of historic charm and provides a warm welcome to parties of 14-20 guests looking to celebrate a special occasion, catch up or simply spend family time in the country together. Short breaks and longer holidays available all year round.

Weekly guide price:
£2500 to £4500

18  |   10  |   3+  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Friday

52.822449, 1.060045

A beautiful barn conversion oozing character and charm in the heart of North Norfolk and within easy reach of the coast, Norwich and the areas many attractions - Ideal for friends or family who want to spend time together or celebrate a milestone event.

Weekly guide price:
£1395 to £3350
Short breaks from £485 per night

10  |   5  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 2 (off peak) | 3 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Friday

53.923164, -2.051797

Guest rave about The Healthy Home Retreat and you'll understand why when you stay in this stunning house a few miles from Skipton and the Yorkshire Dales National Park. As a whole, up to 14 people can be accommodated in six bedrooms with loads of space indoors and outside, incredible views, and fantastic walks and bike rides from the front door. The house started life as three former buildings and has now been divided into two holiday homes allowing two families to holiday together whilst enjoying plenty of personal space. Alternatively, it can be rented to one group of 6-14 guests making it perfect for groups of friends or families, with a flexible layout that enables two households to stay separately to comply with Covid regulations. 

Weekly guide price:
£2700 to £4690
Short breaks from £600 per night

6-14  |   6  |   No  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 2 (off peak) | 3 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Mon/Fri

Magical Margate Townhouse

Last Minute Offer:Thu, 18th Nov 2021 for 4 nights, £1659Save £500"PRICE DROP! 4 nights for the price of 2 throughout November 2021. Quote 4FOR2 when enquiring. Other dates available!"
51.390795, 1.390741

Margate is an excellent choice if you're planning a holiday with your extended family or friends. The owners of this beautiful Victorian townhouse have created a large holiday home that is packed with family-friendly features including a dining room with a table to seat up to 16 people and a playroom for the youngest guests, using skilled craftspeople and high-quality furnishings complimented by up-cycled pieces to give it a quirky unique edge. Magical Margate Townhouse sleeps up to 16 people in eight beautiful ensuite bedrooms with multiple reception rooms and a layout spread over five floors. It is in a quiet conservation area just a few minutes walk from the beach and promenade, shops, cafes and attractions.

Weekly guide price:
£2999 to £4899
Short breaks from £600 per night

16  |   8  |   No  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 5 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Flexible

53.115246, -1.561237

Portland House is the perfect holiday house for family or friends with a fun games room, beautiful ensuite bedrooms, sunny BBQ area and private car park. Near the outdoor swimming pool in Matlock Bath, you are ideally located next to the Derwent River in the World Heritage Site with wonderful walks and cycling from the doorstep. Cafes, pubs, local shops and the tourist attractions of Chatsworth House, The Heights of Abraham and Gullivers are nearby. If you’re looking for a stylish and spacious holiday home in a great location with lots of things to do together then this is the place for you. Tourist board rating: 5 Star

Weekly price:
Please enquire with owner

4-20  |   10  |   No  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Flexible | 5 Star

50.263853, -3.856501

Fantastic family-friendly holiday home 500 metres from South Milton Sands Beach and within walking distance of a nature reserve, golf course and pub. Primrose Cottage sleeps eight people in four bedrooms, with the potential to accommodate two extra children on bunk beds. It has glorious views over the valley to the sea and lovely walks and bike rides from the door. Salcombe, Dartmouth, Exeter, Plymouth and the Dartmoor National Park are all within easy reach for fun days. The cottage is dog-friendly and available for bookings all year round. 

Weekly guide price:
£1600 to £2400
Short breaks from £250 per night

8  |   4  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 7 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

50.597966, -1.193232

Create your own classic British tale in Haviland Cottage, named after Charles Dickens's famous characters inspired by his own holiday in Bonchurch. This picturesque village on the edge of Ventnor and close to the beach, pub and shop, is as appealing today as it was 150 years ago. You and your family will love staying in this luxurious Isle of Wight holiday home, where the owners have combined period features with modern luxuries and keen attention to detail. They have thought of everything to ensure all their guests have a relaxing holiday, from the impressive decor and hot tub in the garden to the decadent Dog Bedroom for four legged family members. All you have to do is turn up with your beach towel and a holiday mindset and start enjoying yourself. The four-bedroom property sleeps seven people, offers a high degree of comfort and style and is child and dog friendly.  Tourist board rating: 4 Star

Weekly guide price:
£1400 to £3800
Short breaks from £250 per night

7  |   4  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 4 (off peak) | 7 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Friday | 4 Star

53.104966, -3.911621

It's rare that a large Snowdonia holiday home is as spectacular inside as the views outside, but St Curig's Church in Capel Curig is the exception. This fabulous conversion provides extremely comfortable self-catering accommodation for up to 16 guests, making it popular for family gatherings and holidays with friends. It is across the road from a great village store and within a few minutes' walk from the Bryn Tyrch Inn and Tyn-y-Coed Inn. Moel Siabod is virtually on the doorstep, and with Betws-y-Coed only a short drive away, there are no shortage of cafes, pubs and amenities from which to choose. Capel Curig offers cycling, walking, fishing, horse riding and kayaking. It is a superb base for exploring Snowdonia National Park as it is also within reach of Mount Snowdon, historic Conwy, and beautiful beaches. If you want to experience the best of the great outdoors without forgoing any home comforts, St Curig's Church is a perfect base for your holiday.

Weekly price:
£3990 all year
Short breaks from £650 per night

16  |   6  |   3+  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 1 (off peak) | 2 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Flexible

51.643664, -1.971648

Harrier Lodge is a fantastic family holiday home on the desirable Lower Mill Estate in the Cotswold Water Park. It's next to Clearwater Lake, with spacious balconies overlooking the water and light-filled open plan living areas. The house accommodates up to eight people in four bedrooms, with guests having access to the excellent onsite amenities that include play areas, a bar and restaurant, and a spa. The Cotswold towns of Cirencester, Stow-on-the-Wold, and Bourton-on-the-Water are only a few miles away, and Bath, Cheltenham, and favourite attractions like the Cotswolds Farm Park are all within easy reach.

Weekly guide price:
£1500 to £1825
Short breaks from £335 per night

8  |   4  |   No  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 3 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Mon/Fri

50.540672, -3.506298

This spacious, welcoming dog-friendly holiday house is close to the centre of Shaldon, within walking distance of the River Teign, shops, cafes and pubs. It comfortably sleeps up to seven people in four bedrooms and is ideal for families or friends who want to be close to the action without sacrificing peace and privacy. Catch the ferry to Teignmouth, explore the English Riviera, and make the most of being close to Dartmoor National Park with day trips full of sightseeing and fun activities.

Weekly guide price:
£1373 to £1912

7  |   4  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 7 (off peak) | 7 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

50.819254, -3.020434

As you soak in the wood-fired hot tub with the Yarty Valley spread out before you, you'll wonder why you've never been to Castlebury Barn before. This gorgeous holiday cottage is on the edge of the East Devon village of Membury in the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a few miles from Axminster and around 20 minutes from the South West Coast Path and the Jurassic Coast. Finished and furnished to a very high standard, it accommodates four people in two ensuite bedrooms, with space for two more guests to sleep on a comfortable sofa bed. The layout works well for couples, families or friends, with the same care and attention given to the outdoor space as the interior. 

Weekly guide price:
£1050 to £2460
Short breaks from £150 per night

4+2  |   2  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 3 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Mon/Fri

50.649033, -2.297198

Full of historic charm, this delightful thatched holiday cottage offers everything you would hope for in a self-catering retreat and is perfect for family get togethers. An excellent position just two miles from Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door, a very good village pub a short stroll away, access onto the South West Coastal Path, log burner, hot tub, beaches for lazy days and attractions for adventure days.

Weekly guide price:
£1850 to £2750
Short breaks from £256 per night

12  |   6  |   3+  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 7 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Friday

54.297131, -3.027260

Get rid of distractions and focus on relaxing with your family and friends at Rookhow. This group accommodation is perfect for families and friends. Let the kids run wild amongst 12-acres of woodland where they can climb trees and build dens, paddle in the brook, and go to sleep with hair smoky from toasting marshmallows over the campfire. The Grade-II listed house is in the beautiful Rusland Valley near Grizedale between Coniston and Windermere in the Lake District National Park. It's ideal for relaxed family get-togethers, walking holidays, and group activities like yoga or writing retreats. The tranquil setting lets you scale back on stress and enjoy the peace and simplicity of holidays from your youth.

Weekly price:
£1800 all year
Short breaks from £300 per night

16  |   3  |   Enquire  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 2 (off peak) | 2 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Friday

51.501479, -2.246067

The Stables is quintessentially English with everything you could wish for in a Cotswold cottage to rent. The lovely holiday home features lots of beautiful original character. It has been extended and modernised to sleep six people in three bedrooms with a huge kitchen and a welcoming living/dining room. It is in the Wiltshire village of Nettleton Shrub, less than a mile from the Salutation Inn and within easy reach of Castle Combe, Lacock, Westonbirt  Arboretum, and Longleat. There is so much to see and do in every season, including a calendar of prestigious events such as the Badminton Horse Trials. The Stables is dog-friendly and available for bookings all year round. 

Weekly guide price:
£1225 to £2400
Short breaks from £200 per night

6  |   3  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 3 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Flexible

51.774251, -5.111382

Pembrokeshire coast has it all in terms of stunning sandy beaches, incredible wildlife, fantastic coastal walks and great water sports, and this beautiful coastal retreat with sea views is in one of the most enviable positions to enjoy it all. Just fifty metres from the sandy beach of Little Haven and three pubs, guests can spend their days lazing on the beach or exploring the many attractions of the National Park.

Weekly guide price:
£850 to £2200

8+2  |   4  |   1  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: Enquire

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

White House

Last Minute Offer:Mon, 18th Oct 2021 for 4 nights, £960Save £265"Bring your laptop and 'work from home' at White House, and then relax in the hot tub! To take advantage of the offer please email me and I can apply the discount before you book.Xx"
52.369014, 1.068427

Treat your family and friends to a holiday in the White House. This charming period holiday home is just minutes from Diss on the Norfolk/Suffolk border, with lovely walks from the door and a location within easy reach of Norwich, Beccles and beaches like Aldeburgh and Great Yarmouth. The 17th-Century farmhouse has been lovingly restored and extended to sleep up to eight adults and four children in four bedrooms. Its garden includes a hot tub, and there is loads of space to spread out and relax or come together and socialise. 

Weekly guide price:
£1400 to £2500
Short breaks from £255 per night

9  |   4  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 7 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Mon/Fri

Pres du Val

Last Minute Offer:Mon, 18th Oct 2021 for 7 nights, £2500Save £250"October to April special rates on application. Have a winter break in Guernsey. Good reductions for longer lets"
49.434825, -2.542357

Pres du Val is a fabulous holiday home on the Isle of Guernsey in the Channel Isles with plenty of space for family or friends and a well-tended garden with heated outdoor swimming pool and sun terrace. Ideally located in the highly desirable area of St Martin, guests can enjoy all the right ingredients for a relaxing holiday on this beautiful island with the convenience of a pub and shops for provisions within walking distance. 

Weekly guide price:
£2750 to £5950
Short breaks from £464 per night

10  |   5  |   Enquire  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 7

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

52.396085, 1.237205

Being just an hour from London on the Norfolk/Suffolk Borders, this large house offers couples and family groups plenty of space and excellent facilities including a private indoor heated pool, hot tub, games room and lots of outdoor living space. A peaceful location close to the Norfolk Broads and within easy reach of the coast and the areas many attractions.

Weekly guide price:
£1950 to £3150
Short breaks from £420 per night

10  |   6  |   No  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 3 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Friday

52.242715, -1.884842

A historic large holiday home that accommodates up to twenty two guests in ten en-suite bedrooms offering excellent facilities including outdoor heated swimming pool and grass tennis court for large group gatherings. Located in a country village in Warwickshire and close to Stratford upon Avon, Evesham and The Cotswolds, the central location of Coughton Lodge makes it a perfect venue for big groups and celebratory events.

Weekly guide price:
£2000 to £3900

22  |   10  |   No  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 3 (off peak) | 3 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Flexible

50.713417, -2.633007

A stone thatched holiday cottage in the attractive Dorset village of Litton Cheney between Bridport and Dorchester. Just three miles from the beach at Burton Bradstock on the Jurassic Coast, this is an ideal place for exploring the Dorset coastline.

Weekly guide price:
£725 to £1675
Short breaks from £250 per night

8  |   4  |   2  |   Yes  |   Yes

Min nights: 2 (off peak) | 7 (peak)

Preferred arrival day: Saturday

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