Coastal Cottages Holidays Within Easy Reach of a Beach

Scroll down to view all Coastal Cottages.The UK has one of the most picturesque and varied coastlines in the whole of Europe, so why not enjoy a self-catering holiday in a coastal cottage by the sea. Pick any stretch of coast and within a mile or two of the beach you will be spoiled for choice with the range of coastal cottages such as converted barns, fishermen's lofts and luxury beach apartments available for short breaks or long summer holidays. From Scottish sea lochs in Applecross to historic inland ports such as Wisbech in East Anglia, holiday cottages close to the coast offer excellent value for money.

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12th-19th Jul

Duror Cottage Listing
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Duror is a pretty three-bedroom cottage ideally located at Lower Aylescott near Woolacombe and Ilfracombe in North Devon. Sleeping 2-6, guests have access to onsite fishing and a children's play area. The child friendly cottage is within easy reach of award-winning beaches and Exmoor National Park.

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12th-19th Jul

Lake View Cottage Cottage Listing
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Lake View Cottage lies in a rural location just outside the pretty North Devon village of West Down within the grounds of Lower Aylescott Farm. One of 6 cottages, it shares lovely grounds, a fishing lake and play area. The beaches at Woolacombe are only 5 miles away and Exmoor is a 20 minute drive.

Overlooking Loch Duich in a unique hillside location in one of the most awe inspiring glens in the Scottish Highlands, Tigh an Aullt is the ideal getaway property for up to 6 people.

Instow Beach Cottage is a charming first floor North Devon holiday let overlooks the estuary. The dog-friendly waterside apartment sleeps 5 people in 3 bedrooms. It has a lovely balcony to sit and enjoy uninterrupted views across the beach and estuary to Appledore and lovely sunsets.

Courtyard Lodge 31 is one of Barton Pines’ inspiring collections of luxury lodges in the South Devon countryside blending designer chic with rustic glamour. This luxury dog-friendly Devon holiday lodge with a private hot tub will create endless create precious family holiday memories.

The Coach House at Woodlands Manor Farm Holiday Cottages is the perfect holiday cottage for couples set in 37 acres of unspoilt countryside on the North Cornwall coast near Bude. Guests enjoy use of an indoor heated swimming pool, games room and beautiful walks in our private woodlands.

The Glass House is a spacious family home with an open door to all the splendours of the Burn Park resort in Bude on Cornwall’s Atlantic coast. Guests at this child-friendly holiday home enjoy access to an indoor swimming pool and a hot tub.

Cherry Cottage near Slapton Sands in South Devon was built at Buckland Court in 2001. This spacious rural holiday cottage sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms, It is furnished to a high standard including W-Fi. Central heating and modern insulation ensure this cottage is ideal for off-season use. Pets welcome

Private lodge for couples only. Just a 5 minute drive from North Devon surf beaches and SW coast path.This immaculate, one bedroom luxury lodge has a king-size bed and a gorgeous bathroom. Well appointed kitchenette. South facing outdoor decking, set in a pretty meadow. A calm and relaxing retreat.

Abbey View Cottage is a charming stone-built barn conversion on a working coastal farm near Robin Hood’s Bay which offers couples the peace and seclusion of a romantic cottage. The pet-friendly holiday home offers beautiful views across farmland to Whitby Abbey and proximity to the North York Moors.

Cherry Tree is an attractive one bedroomed Grade II listed holiday cottage for couples with Wi-Fi, which sits alongside the other luxurious coastal cottages at Littlecourt Cottages. Sleeping 2 it is only a short distance from the beaches of Sidmouth on the South Devon coast.

A beautifully furnished and presented, oak-beamed character holiday cottage in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset. Pet friendly Millstream Cottage sleeps 7 in 4 bedrooms, just a short drive from Weymouth and beaches along the striking Jurassic World Heritage Coast.

Poppy Cottage is a beautifully presented fisherman’s cottage in the heart of Flushing village with a lovely courtyard garden. Fully renovated to a high standard, this traditional 18th Century house retains plenty of original features.

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12th-26th Jul

Bryndol Cottage Listing
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Bryndol is a charming Aberdaron holiday cottage. A family and pet-friendly cottage in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it offers comfort, refinement with superb coast and country views. Located just moments from Aberdaron, this rural holiday cottage is a ten-minute walk to the beach.

Northumberland’s martial history belies the tranquil beauty of the county today, with a stay at Meadow Lodge on the 17th-century Press Castle Estate outside Coldingham being the ideal home base to enjoy this scenic area. a coastal cottage featuring a lovely living areas with a cathedral-style roof.

A Victorian South Devon holiday cottage in Torquay, Protea Cottage is located mid-way between Livermead Beach (a 10-minute walk) and Cockington village. This spacious 2-bedroom, 4-star estate cottage is tastefully decorated with period furniture and has sea views from the master bedroom.

The charming, coastal cottage of Y Bwthyn sits in the heart of St. Davids, the smallest city in Wales. This spacious Pembrokeshire holiday cottage is both child-friendly and dog-friendly.

A relaxing family holiday awaits you in South Devon at Barton Pines Lodge 10. A private hot tub, stylish interiors, and wonderful resort facilities will make an unforgettable holiday within easy reach of Torbay’s fabulous seaside resorts. Pets welcome. Sleeps 4

Seatown Cottage offers traditional features combined with contemporary fittings making for a truly special cottage with outstanding views at the mouth of the River Lossie opposite the fabulous East Beach in Lossiemouth. Dog friendly. Children welcome. WIFI enabled. Sleeps 4.

Lodge 3 is one of Barton Pines Devon’s luxuriously furnished holiday lodges just inland from the Torbay coast in the South Devon countryside. Furnished with state-of-the-art interior design, satisfying facilities including a hot tub, Lodge 3 at Barton Pines is perfect for a relaxing holiday.

With fourteen bedrooms and ten baths, Shalfleet is a large Isle of Wight holiday home comprising a breathtakingly restored manor house, a cottage, a farmhouse, a barn and swimming pool near the coastal resort of Newport. Pets welcome.

Located on the Pentire Headland, within walking distance of Fistral Beach, Headland View is a large, luxury Cornish holiday cottage in Newquay with a sun bathing deck and a swim spa/hot tub that sleeps 8 guests in 4 bedrooms., You'd almost be tempted never to leave the cottage.

Situated on our beautiful farm which runs down to the Fleet lagoon, Chesil Beach and the Jurassic Coastline, Chelsea Cottage is a large Dorset holiday cottage that sleeps up to 8 people. This pet-friendly coastal cottage in the countryside near Weymouth is just a mile from Chesil Beach.

Location, location, location! These words speak for themselves with this beach property. Imagine a holiday where the beach is literally outside your window. Where from the sun filled patio or the bright and beachy living area you are gazing at nothing else but sand, sea, sky and sunsets.

Many holiday cottages by the coast will have a store of beach equipment for guests to use such as buckets, spades, wind breaks, crab lines and even beach games or wet suits for children. Visit the website of a coastal property to see just what beach equipment an appealing cottage on the coast provides for guests. It could save a lot of packing or unnecessary purchases.

Beach and Coastal Cottages appeal to walkers. Self-catering means you are not tied to hotel restaurant times or having to dine out every night, and also offer facilities for drying and washing muddy clothes and boots overnight, ready for the following morning. Many coastal cottages welcome dogs - but do check local tourist information to see which local beaches will be 'dog friendly' during the dates of your holiday.

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