Choosing an 'Independent Cottage'

Find and Book Your Favourite Independent Cottages

Scroll down to view cottages to book direct with the owner. Independent holiday cottages are those where a property’s owner is responsible for marketing and managing bookings. If you call, you’ll be speaking to the owner. When you book, you pay the owner.  No booking fees, no commission charges. All the cottages listed on this page are 'independent cottages'. Refine your search by adding a keyword to the search bar. 

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390 cottages found 390 match all criteria.

Lovely Self Catering Dog Friendly Holiday Cottage in The New Forest, Rhubarb Cottage in Lyndhurst is a completely modernised three-bedroomed, Victorian holiday cottage with log burner. Dog friendly and free wifi. 30 seconds to walk to the open New Forest and 5 minutes walk from the High Street

Luxury meets peaceful isolation at the wonderful Glenuaig Lodge, a dog friendly, large and truly remote four bedroom self catering cottage sleeping 8 guests set in the heart of the Glencarron Estate near Strathcarron. The Lodge enjoys beautiful views and is accessible by 4-wheel drive vehicles.

Situated on the outskirts of Exmoor, and only a short drive from the North Devon coastline is Ford Hill, a luxury 3 bedroom cottage with a beautiful garden. Elegantly decorated throughout, Ford Hill is a hop, skip and a jump from many of the area's best attractions, including Woolacombe beach.

The pet-friendly Dairy Cottage at Wheel Farm Holiday Cottages in Combe Martin manages to combine genuine rustic charm with modern facilities, swimming pool and tennis court, to provide the perfect self-catering holiday.

Courtyard Cottage is a comfortable, well-equipped coastal holiday cottage in North Devon sleeping 4 in 2 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. Close to North Devon's many beaches, you will also enjoy access to facilities at Combrew Farm such as our indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, games room and gym.

The Blue House is a traditional Cornish fisherman's cottage in the pretty waterside village of Flushing near Falmouth. It has been recently renovated throughout to a high 5 Star standard. It sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms, with 2 luxury bathrooms, a new kitchen and a large lounge/diner. Pets are welcome.

Cumberland Mews is a luxury cottage located on a quiet cobbled street in Edinburgh, Scotland. It offers a sophisticated design, light and airy spaces and outdoor entertaining areas, as well as modern appliances, a pleasant garden and access to the attractions of the exciting city of Edinburgh.

Old Post Office Cottage sleeps 5/6 and is conveniently located in the heart of Symondsbury Village. The generous gardens and proximity to both Bridport and the sea make this Dorset holiday cottage very special. Pets welcome.

Relax and unwind in this cosy East Devon rural holiday cottage in the Blackdown Hills near Honiton and slightly further, the Jurassic coast. Apple Tree Cottage is perfect for couples seeking a romantic rural retreat in any season or a family with an infant for holidays during school term times.

Children can feed the animals at Cwtch, a pet-friendly cottage near Bude on East Thorne Farm in North Cornwall. They can also enjoy the adventure playground and indoor games room while parents make use of the spa. Relax in the spacious furnished garden at this lovingly-presented cottage by the sea.

The Hay Shed is a luxurious barn conversion sleeping 6-10 guests in a peaceful location close to the Norfolk Coast and Broads near Sheringham. This rural Norfolk holiday cottage has 3 bedrooms sleeping 6 plus 2 double sofa beds. Guests enjoy free use of the Woodlands Leisure Centre pool and spa.

The Sheep Shed at Upper House Farm sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms. This lovely farm barn conversion with hot tub sits on a 220-acre arable farm, in the rural village of Alberbury, 9 miles from Shrewsbury in Shropshire. Perfect for family holidays!

Hillarth Farmhouse is a semi-detached Edwardian Farmhouse with Wi-Fi set in quiet countryside near Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. The Farmhouse is situated in a quiet country lane, with a large garden with ample parking. A family friendly holiday cottage that sleeps 8. Pets welcome.

Caledon is a spacious 2-bedroom self-catering apartment in the old St.Benedicts Abbey stands amidst 20 acres of grounds at the southern end of Loch Ness in Fort Augustus. Guests have use of communal facilities which include a heated indoor pool, snooker table, table tennis and outdoor games courts.

Miller Moss Cottage at Monkhouse Hill, an appealing and spacious 5 star family cottage for four in the Northern Lakes. The magnificent upstairs living area has a fully equipped kitchen and views over both Warnell Fell and the Eden Valley. Access to a luxury hotel spa with swimming pool is included.

Redwood, a large coastal apartment in Croyde sleeps 10 people. It welcomes groups including stag and hen groups, perfect for fun, beach holidays at one of Devon's top award-winning beaches. Redwood is open-plan with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, dining area, lounge, balcony and kitchen.

Buckland House is a large elegant Grade II listed Georgian farmhouse c1750 and later rebuilt in the Regency style Set in a gorgeous sheltered South Devon valley two miles inland from beaches at Slapton and Blackpool Sands. Pets welcome.

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Honeybag Cottage Listing
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Nestling in the tranquil South Devon hamlet of North Whilborough near Torquay, Honeybag is the perfect location for couples with an infant, or those seeking a romantic hideaway with a swimming pool. It sleeps 2 (plus a cot) with an en suite bathroom.

4-bedroom barn conversion with extensive grounds. All bedrooms en-suite. Pets (dogs) welcome. Wheelchair accessible. Balcony terrace overlooks tranquil mill pool. Can sleep up to 12 people. Perfect location for walking, cycling, golf and much more. Free Wi-Fi, ponies, alpacas, pygmy goats and pigs!

The Sycamores is a 2 bedroom Dorset holiday cottage situated on our stunning farm overlooking the West Dorset Coast and Chesil Beach. 5 miles to the West of Weymouth, the Sycamores offers the perfect countryside holiday accommodation for families or friends throughout the year. Pets welcome.

Mineshop Holiday Cottages are located in the heart of the stunning Mineshop Valley, a short walk through the fields and woodland to the beach at Crackington Haven near Bude in North Cornwall. Set in a secluded and tranquil spot, its the perfect getaway for families, couples and dog owners.

Lambside is a large Georgian 'gentleman's residence' close to the South Devon coast near Plymouth sleeping 11+3. This beautiful house has been refurbished in a way that retains every bit of style and grandeur whilst leaving no doubt about its friendly atmosphere - this house loves people!

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Hameldown Cottage Listing
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Tucked away in the tranquil hamlet of North Whilborough in South Devon, Hameldown is a large Holiday Cottage sleeping 8 in 4 bedrooms, in the perfect rural location for a Devon self catering holiday for families seeking a holiday cottage with a pool and Wi-Fi.

Cosy modern family friendly cottage furnished and equipped to an exceptionally high standard and only a few minutes stroll from breath-taking Camber Sands beach. Dogs are welcome, coastal and countryside walks can be enjoyed from the door. Water sports inc kitesurfing, waterskiing and sailing nearby

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