English Holidays

Self catering holiday cottages in England, Scotland, Wales & Ireland

Searching for delightful cottages and self catering holidays couldn't be easier. We have details of over 20,000 cottages plus nearly a thousand holiday lodge parks to choose from.With one of the Cottage with a thatched rooflargest collections of self catering holiday cottages available all over the UK you will be sure to find a fantastic holiday thats ideal for you.

Summer holiday or long weekend...

It doesn't matter if you are looking for a two week summer holiday or just a short break you will find an unrivaled range of superb cottages and lodges showcased. There are pet friendly properties, cottages with hot tubs, wheelchair accessible holidays and many more.

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Want to know what others think of the cottage you are considering. We have over 8,000 reviews for cottages featured on the site. The reviews are shown on the 'More Details' page.

Over 12,000 holiday ideas to get the most from your holiday...

When you view the cottage detail pages, not only will you see lots of useful information about the cottage or lodge it self, loads of images and more. You will also see details of a few locat places that you may want to consider visiting whilst on your holiday.

Types of cottage breaks

Dog friendly holiday cottages Holiday cottages near sandy beaches Short cottage breaks
Holiday Cottages that welcome well behaved pets.

Cottages close to some of the best sandy beaches in the UK and Ireland

Just looking for a long weekend or few days away then short cottage breaks are just what you need.
Large cottages for groups fishing holidays Disability friendly holiday cottages
Larger cottages suitable for big groups or larger families Search for cottages that have fishing on site or close by Wheelchair and disability friendly holiday cottages
Cottages for Couples holiday cottages with a hot tub Cottages with Wi-Fi or internet access
Cottages for couples (sleeping 2) Search for a holiday cottage with the added luxury of a hot tub - what better way to relax Stay in touch at cottages equipped with an internet connection


One of the largest collections of cottages available in the UK.

The cottages we feature on Cottages 4 Holidays are from independent cottage owners as well as some of the largest and most respectible cottage rental agencies in the UK. We include properties from multiple sources so that you have as much choice as possible.

You can choose properties in the town or city for easy access or remote holidays with breathtaking views.

Holiday Cottages... for the little bit of extra luxury

You will find plenty to choose from in England, Scotland, Ireland or Wales. If you know the area you want to stay in use the drop down location selector to list all of the holiday cottages we have on the site for that area. You can also search for a cottage name.

Easy to find the cottage you want

It couldn't be easier to find the holiday cottage that meets your needs. You can browse through some of the 20,000 holiday cottages via the map on the right to see cottages available in the town or county you want or you can use our advanced cottage search function that allows you to view cottages that are in the area you want and have the facilites you require as well.

Holiday lodges are also worth considering as an alternative to a cottage...


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Pets Allowed Large Cottages Pub nearby Wheelchair friendly Hot tub Romantic Break Short Breaks Detached Property Indoor Pool Outdoor Pool Sandy Beach within 5 miles Sea within 5 miles Games Room Games Room Wifi available
Pet friendly Large Cottages Near a pub wheel chair users hot tub romantic break short breaks Detached cottages indoor pool outdoor pool sandy beach Coastal Games room Fishing wifi / internet
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