Find Large Holiday Homes Sleeping 8 or More for Big Family or Group Accommodation

My Favourite Holiday Cottages features one of the biggest collections of large holiday cottages in the UK offering large group accommodation for families or groups of friends at any time of year. Our large holiday homes in the UK range in size from those sleeping 8 or more people in 4 or more bedrooms to over 40, offering self-catering accommodation for really big groups for occasions such as weddings, celebrations or reunions.

Big cottages and grand country houses offer spacious and well-equipped holiday homes perfect for extended family or dual family holidays. Large cottages are also popular for big groups of friends seeking spacious self-catering accommodation with lots of bedrooms in which to celebrate a special occasion such as birthdays, anniversaries, stag and hen parties and re-unions. IF you are planning such an occasion, always check that the owner is happy to accept this. Large holiday cottages come in all shapes and sizes but beginning with at least 4 bedrooms and usually more. The range is delighful: choose from castles, historic Manor houses, farmhouses, barn conversions, windmills, contemporary beach homes that sleeps 12 or big town houses, all able to accommodate lots of guests.

For helpful advice on planning and booking a large cottage holiday visit our blog '10 Top Tips For Finding and Booking Large Holiday Cottages' offering handy tips to help take the stress and uncertainty out of finding and booking a large holiday home.

Use our search criteria to fine-tune your search to find the perfect large holiday home UK to rent for your needs, whether it is in the Kent countryside, by a beach in Cornwall or a remote corner of the Highlands of Scotland for long family holiday breaks or just for large country houses to rent for weekends.

Book through an Agency or an Independent Owner. Booking a large independently managed holiday cottage directly with the owner makes it possible to obtain all the information you need to make life a little easier, whether arranging to have your grocery order delivered in advance through a local supermarket, or recommending a suitable caterer to prepare a special dinner for your sizable party. Agencies on the other had tend to be a good choice where guests can pay their share of the rent directly, rather than one person having to collect all the money themselves.

377 cottages found. 377 match all criteria.

Situated a few miles from North Devon's beautiful beaches and a short drive from Exmoor,The Farmhouse at Wheel Farm near Combe Martin is the perfect place to take a holiday, surrounded by beautiful countryside. Guests have free use of an indoor heated swimming pool, tennis court.

Warcombe Farmhouse is a large, dog-friendly Devon Long-House with Wi-Fi sleeping 9 in 4 bedrooms. The Farmhouse is set in quiet countryside on the coast near the seaside village of Lee Bay and Woolacombe. Perfect for family summer holidays.

Stables is a large stunning holiday cottage converted from stables in Tawstock near Barnstaple, North Devon. It has a tastefully decorated 6-bedroom interior with loads of space to relax and unwind. Outside there is a large private patio, garden play area and shared games room,and tennis court.

Beautiful 7 bedroom Victorian house situated in the heart of Exmoor National Park and comfortably accommodating up to 14. This tastefully decorated house is wonderfully spacious and is within easy walking distance of Wimbleball Lake where a number of water and land based activities can be enjoyed.

Norton Grange is located in the rural hamlet of Norton in a few miles outside the historic city of Worcester. This large Grade II listed, pet friendly, holiday cottage with a swimming pool sleeps 16 in 6 bedrooms. It lies within easy reach of country walks and cycle routes.

The West Wing forms the greater part of a traditionally built thatched Somerset Longhouse. It sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms and is one of 12-holiday cottages at Duddings, near Dunster & Minehead in The Exmoor National Park. Indoor pool, tennis court. Spa bath. Families & dogs welcome. Visit England 4-star

A truly character cottage with hot tub, converted from one of the oldest surviving watermills in Derbyshire to create a beautifully rustic, rural ambience that prevails throughout this large and spacious Peak District Holiday Cottage still retains its working waterwheel. Sleeps 16.

Southclay in North Devon is a large, family-friendly, 5-star property that sleeps 10-12. Oozing quality it is a real treat with beautiful rural & sea views. Facilities include hot tub, swimming pool, tennis court & games room. With underfloor heating and cosy wood-burner it is perfect all ye...

Standing close to Llandudno's pier and beaches, Lisboa is a large Victorian Holiday Home on the North Wales Coast which accepts pets. This nicely presented mid-Terraced house sleeps 16 in 6 bedrooms. It is perfect for a traditional seaside holiday or for day's out exploring Snowdonia.

Close to the West Dorset coast above Lyme Regis, Whytings is a large self-catering barn conversion on a working sheep farm in a beautiful rural Dorset location. This pet friendly holiday cottage sleeps 20 guests in 8 bedrooms. Perfect for large family gatherings or groups of friends.

An elegant Georgian Manor House on the shores of Lake Windermere in the Lake District, Silverholme is a large, pet friendly Cumbrian holiday cottage that sleeps 18 in 9 bedrooms (8 ensuite). It offers luxury accommodation with indoor heated swimming pool and cinema room with surround sound!

This large Perthshire holiday cottage was built by the Duke of Atholl as a shooting lodge and offers beautiful rural views from its hillside location near Dunkeld. Riechip now offers pet friendly self-catering accommodation in 8 bedrooms for up to 16 guests. Perfect for walking or golfing holidays.

Berwyn is a large stylish pet friendly Victorian house situated in the charming Cornish, coastal village of Crantock. It has 5 bedrooms and sleeps 10 people. The interior has been tastefully designed to provide, comfortable rooms, ideal for a large family holiday.

Superior large Georgian Style holiday cottage in superb York City Centre location. Overlooking the city walls, Baille Hill House comfortably accommodates 10 in 5 bedrooms,3 bathrooms, parking for 3 cars. All the York attractions are only a short walk away

This is a Welsh beauty! A large 16-bedroom pet friendly holiday property with off-road parking sleeping up to 59 guests on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park in Penmaenmawr. Located on the North Wales coast near Conwy, Mountain View is just a 10-minute walk from the beach.

Woodbank is a large, idyllic holiday cottage in South Wales in beautiful rural surroundings above the River Usk in Llanhennock. The house cottage sleeps 20 in 8 bedrooms with 6 bathrooms. It is set within 20 acres of private grounds within easy reach of the Brecon Beacons and the South Wales Coast.

With stunning rural views and a hilltop position, what is there not to like about this large, luxury Yorkshire Dales holiday cottage? The elegant and dog friendly Burnhope Shooting Lodge sleeps 16 in 9 bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms with walks from the front door and a fishing lake.

The Grange is a luxury holiday cottage in Shropshire with a hot tub within a 60-acre rural estate with scenic rural views. This large and spacious holiday home near Shrewsbury sleeps 12 in 7 bedrooms - all en-suite.

large Luxurious converted barn with Hot tub in somerset. Featuring secure walled garden, 3 fireplaces, underfloor heating, four poster bed, huge Aga kitchen, roulette table and masses of communal space.

£745 off

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Crepe Farmhouse Cottage Listing

Crepe Farm House in Dorset is a large, luxury holiday home near Bridport with a swimming pool and large private garden. Ideal for extended family groups or large parties. It sleeps 17 and is located on the beautiful Symondsbury Estate, surrounded by stunning scenery. Pets welcome.

Large, modern four-bedroom holiday home located in the desirable North Devon seaside village of Croyde. Sunset Beach accommodates up to eight, within easy walking distance of the beach and village centre. The house has an enclosed garden and gorgeous views of the countryside and ocean.

Abbey Dore Court is a large Georgian Herefordshire holiday home in the quaint rural village of Whitchurch between Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth. This charming dog-friendly house sleeps 20 guests in 8 bedrooms with 5 bathrooms, perfect for holidays for big families or celebrations with friends.

6 Abbey Terrace is a large Whitby holiday cottage that sleeps 18 in 9 bedrooms on the North Yorkshire coast. The house contains lots of period features which have been stylishly restored to provide a warm and comfortable Whitby holiday home set over 5 floors just 2 mins walk to the beach.

Belmont House is a large and spacious East Devon holiday cottage in the quaint seaside village of Beer, a 2-minute stroll to the beach. Belmont sleeps 8 in 5 bedrooms (one ground floor), all with en-suite bathrooms and TVs.

Large holiday cottages with plenty of bedrooms will often display floor plans on their websites (there's a link to each cottage's own website on their listing). This makes it much easier to work out the sleeping accommodation before you book. Don't forget to ensure there are sufficient en-suite bathrooms for everybody. Large holiday houses also tend to be very well equipped to ensure the needs for all guests are provided for. The larger the property, the more likely it is to have additional facilities not found in smaller properties such as satellite TV, hot tubs, a games barn and swimming pools. If you are interested in renting a big house listed here and want to know more - just click the link to its website, send them an e-mail enquiry or pick up the phone and get an immediate answer from the owner or agency. Try to book ahead as far as possible, especially for summer and Christmas/New Year bookings when demand for large holiday cottage is at its peak.

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