Find a UK Countryside Cottage to Rent

Stay in a countryside cottage for a relaxing self-catering holiday in clean fresh air.

Scroll down to view our collection of country cottages. The UK has some of the most stunning and varied countryside in the world, much of it sprinkled with idyllic rural holiday homes nestling in isolated or secluded locations and 'time-stands-still' villages with chocolate box cottages. Find and book your favourite country cottage holiday from our collection of secluded holiday cottages. These range from romantic rural retreats for couples in Scotland to luxury English country cottages for large family holidays, house parties or gatherings of friends - all in an idyllic rural location.

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1292 cottages found 1292 match all criteria.

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Derwent House Cottage Listing
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Derwent House in Matlock, Derbyshire is a luxury holiday cottage fully equipped to meet the needs of groups of up to 12 people. This large dog-friendly Peak District holiday home with WiFi is Grade II listed and ideal for a special occasion, family gathering or time with friends.

Barnfield is a luxury North Devon Holiday Cottage with WiFi in the rural foothills of Exmoor and an easy drive to wonderful sandy beaches. This large and child friendly thatched cottage sleeps 8-10 in 4 bedrooms one being a ground floor with en suite. Up to 3 pets are welcome.

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Smithy Cottage Cottage Listing
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Smithy Cottage accommodates up to four guests in two bedrooms and is situated outside Ilfracombe in the glorious North Devon countryside just a handful of miles from the beach at Woolacombe. This North Devon holiday cottage on-site fishing and a children's play area is located at Lower Aylescott.

Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott Farm stands amidst glorious North Devon countryside a few miles from the fabulous Woolacombe Beach. This pretty two-bedroom holiday home sleeps 4. Guests can roam the grounds, fish the well-stocked lakes while children will enjoy the onsite children's play area.

Bookilber Barn near Settle has been featured in the Sunday Times as one of the UK’s coolest luxury cottages. It has more than enough space and amenities for a family of twelve to discover why. Book Bookilber to enjoy the breathtaking Yorkshire Dales views and unwind in the spacious hot tub.

Located in the pretty village of West Lulworth, a short stroll to the Dorset coast at Lulworth Cove, The Retreat is a tastefully furnished delightful holiday cottage with rural views.

Immaculate presentation distinguishes the interior and exterior of Willow Lodge, a beautiful rural holiday cottage at Whistley Farm in Dorset. Large manicured gardens surround the pet-friendly Scandinavian-style lodge which provides guests with modern comforts, suntrap balconies and rural views.

Located in a secluded rural location near Settle, a gateway to the Yorkshire Dales, Mearbeck House in North Yorkshire is a large and pet friendly holiday cottage with a games room. Sleeps 12

On the banks of the scenic meandering River Wye in the Forest of Dean, River Wye Lodge is a large, accessible holiday cottage sleeping 26 guests. Enjoy days out in the Wye Valley on or off the river, or just relax in a holiday home with a hot tub, games room and children's playground. Pets Welcome

For a family friendly self-catering holiday in the Derbyshire Peak District countryside, the 2-bedroom Clematis Cottage in Baslow will sleep 4 guests in comfort after days out in the great outdoors. With a village shop next door and a pub nearby - what more could you want?

Halcyon Cottage is a charming stone-built barn conversion near Great Torrington in North Devon. It boasts exposed timber and stone throughout and combines character with modern comforts. Outside are extensive grounds, a heated swimming pool, play equipment, space for pets and beautiful views.

Spectacular, uninterrupted views of the English Channel lie before Eagles Nest, perched majestically on the cliffside of Capel-le-Ferne. The luxury house spoils guests and their pets with magnificent outdoor entertaining areas, swimming pool, sauna and gym, luxury finishes and the coastline of Kent.

An idyllic countryside holiday awaits at Ty Nansi Rhiannon, a rural cottage situated on a working farm near Rowen. The 19th-century conversion welcomes families and pets to a restored stone barn featuring modern amenities plus access to the stunning sights of Snowdonia and the North Wales coast.

Converted from a 19th-century outbuilding on a small livestock farm near Rossett and Chester, The Dairy offers comfortable accommodation in a three-bedroom, pet-frieindly countryside cottage that features farmhouse kitchen, spacious sitting room, private patio and access to an indoor games room.

Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Stanton at Flagstone Farm is a large Stow-on-the-Wold holiday cottage providing incredibly comfortable and peaceful rural accommodation for families and friends in the glorious Cotswold's countryside. Pets welcome.

BarnCcottage is a rural, farm cottage located in the Carmarthenshire countryside. This Welsh holiday house in Laugharne lies in a coastal location. It includes a private hot tub, and welcomes children, pets, and is wheelchair accessible.

Serene, modern, and rich with features, Barton-Pines Lodge 16 provides room for four, a private hot tub, and access to deluxe resort facilities. This pet-friendly, luxury South Devon holiday lodge close to Torbay's beaches at Paignton is a perfect rural retreat for couples or small family.

3 bedroomed luxury fishermans cottage, with stunning views over beautiful Sandend beach near Banff on the Moray Firth. Enclosed, elevated terrace with a summer house, ideal for BBQs, dogs and children. WIFI enabled. A real 'home from home' for a 'get away from it all' experience.

This detached single-storey large holiday cottage with a private hot tub and shared use of a gym lies in open countryside near the village of Llandysul in Ceredigion, West Wales and sleeps eight people in three bedrooms. Up to six pets are welcome.

Lodge 32 is one of Barton Pines collection of luxury eco holiday lodges with hot tubs in the South Devon countryside near Torbay. Carefully designed, these lodges offer an enchanting warm and inviting decor, to give you the perfect coast and countryside holiday in Devon you truly deserve!

Enjoy a peaceful, relaxing Lake District holiday in Mill Cottage, a dog friendly home, just a few minutes-walk to Lake Windermere on the 5000 acre Graythwaite country estate. This cosy, well equipped cottage sleeps 4. Shared use of the indoor heated pool and other leisure facilities.

A warm and welcoming detached Lake District Farmhouse, large enough to sleep 10, Home Farmhouse sits amidst rural surroundings close to Lake Windermere on a 5000-acre country estate. Pets are welcome here. Guests have shared use of an indoor heated swimming pool, gym and sauna.

Embrace the peace and tranquillity with your loved one in this cosy country cottage for couples in Cowdale near Buxton The Shavings which sits on the edge of The Peak District renowned for walking and cycle paths. Sink back into yesteryear in this comfortable, well-equipped stone barn. Pets welcome.

Book a relaxing holiday at Prixford Barton, a large holiday North Devon holiday home with a swimming pool. This pet-friendly rural holiday cottage near Barnstaple sleeps 11 in 5 bedrooms, perfect for celebrations, reunions and longer holidays within easy reach of the North Devon coast.

The UK has some of the most stunning and varied countryside in the world, much of it sprinkled with idyllic rural self-catering cottages nestling in isolated or secluded locations. Let My Favourite Holiday Cottages introduce you to a collection of rural holiday cottages in the UK from small rural retreats for couples to large luxury country houses for large family holidays, or gatherings of friends surrounded by trees and fields and the occasional country pub. Whatever you are looking for whether it be a working farm in Gloucestershire where children can feed the livestock, or a get-away-from-it-all Yorkshire Dales cottage in the country surrounded by fields moorland offering long relaxing walks; you will find a choice of suitable cottages here. If you use the search boxes to narrow down your search you should find that rural holiday cottage with your name on it.

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