Small and Romantic Holiday Homes for 2-4 Guests

Scroll down to view the selection of small holiday cottages sleeping 2-4 guests. Click on the description of any cottage to view its main page and more images. The UK has hundreds of 1-2 bedroom holiday cottages – from cosy cottages for couples seeking a romantic getaway to character cottages for a family of four. 

645 cottages found 645 match all criteria.

Beautiful stone-built Cornish holiday cottage, sleeping up to 4. Set in the historic Cornish town of Fowey and within walking distance of the beach. Dogs welcome.

Sleeping up to four in two bedrooms, pretty Royd Holiday Cottage in a rural location at Lower Aylescott just a few miles from the stunning North Devon coastline and Woolacombe Beach. This family-friendly cottage near Ilfracombe has onsite fishing and a children's play area.

This beautiful two bedroom barn conversion is set in an idyllic rural location and is only a short drive away from the stunning North Devon coast and its outstanding beaches. Guests can relax and admire stunning coastal views from the private hot tub and large enclosed garden.

Hayloft at Wheel Farm is a pet-friendly North Devon holiday cottage for couples situated just a short drive from the coast and the rolling hills of Exmoor, perfectly placed to offer guests rural self-catering holidays with a swimming pool.

The Cider Mill is a charming cottage set in a quaint village location with many original features such as oak beams and a beautiful garden with stunning rural views.

Lodge Cottage in the village of Knapton is situated in a rural location just outside the historic walled city of York in North Yorkshire It’s a lovely rural retreat for couples (+cot), offering contemporary furnishings and spacious quality accommodation in a lovingly restored single-storey home.

Brooks Lodge is an award-winning eco-friendly cottage surrounded by lush green fields in Piddinghoe, Sussex, just moments from Egrets Way. Boasting wonderful countryside views, the rural cottage offers extensive grounds and large windows to capture the views, plus contemporary style throughout.

Snowdonia. Couples are spoilt with sun-trap gardens, an open fire, exposed stone walls, a hot tub, oak floors and furnishings and its position just moments from Nefyn beach. Enjoy seclusion and a sea breeze.

he Burrow is a sophisticated converted chapel surrounded by lawned gardens and countryside near Bruton in Somerset. The pet-friendly romantic cottage boasts vaulted beamed ceilings, arch windows, a mezzanine bedroom and a wood burner, as well as a wine cooler, a home cinema and peace and quiet.

This secluded Wales holiday cottage is perfect for the family of four who want to get away but not so far away as to not have access to the shops, pubs and beach in nearby Aberdovey. Just minutes away from the sea, enjoy the beautiful views from Braich-Y-Celyn Lodge.

Urban chic in a rural setting, this unique architect designed home is so stylish and has two bedrooms and two bathrooms with a large roof terrace. Take in the amazing countryside views from floor to ceiling windows in the living room or enjoy an evening on the roof terrace - pure bliss!

Orchard Cottage is a gorgeous stone-built romantic cottage in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Penterry, Monmouthshire. The pet-friendly cottage offers wonderful Wye Valley views as well as contemporary comforts combined with a log fire, traditional charm, seclusion and an outdoor fire pit.

A stone-built holiday cottage in Staintondale, Granary Cottage treats guests to blissful rural charm within the North York Moors National Park. The pet-friendly coastal cottage houses contemporary features, peace and tranquillity and stunning ocean views from its spacious gardens.

Fall asleep to the sound of owls and savour the serenity of Owl House, a romantic cottage set on spacious grounds in the hamlet of Treneague. Relax with your loved one and your pet, and enjoy the wood-burning stove, the blend of charm and modernity, the mature garden and the Cornish coastline.

A chic refurbished ground floor apartment set within the opulent 1 Elliot Terrace on Plymouth's Hoe. Designed to provide a bright and airy space, this property has also been thoughtfully laid out to provide privacy to the main sleeping area and even has voice activated music and heating.

Comfortably appointed, this detached property consists of two bedrooms (one double and one twin, both en-suite) and can accommodate up to four people.

Bridlecott is a charming rural cottage nestled in Monksilver, Somerset, and it offers the best of the country and the coast. Situated on the edge of Exmoor National Park, the walker’s paradise promises ample grounds, spacious rooms, an open-plan layout and access to a lovely English country village.

he Coach House offers sophisticated accommodation near the countryside and the coast. The rural cottage in Levisham boasts subtle elegance with a stone exterior and contemporary interior, plus a delightful garden and open-plan design, & places guests in the heart of the North York Moors and Coast.

A once in a lifetime opportunity awaits at Buckminster Fuller, a Geodesic Dome Home set on vast grounds near Worston in South Devon. Boasting sweeping countryside views and a spacious deck with a hot tub, the dome home also offers a cinema screen, on-site fishing, a and luxurious décor.

Smalldale is a charming stone-built cottage situated at the end of a small terrace in the village of Bradwell in the Peak District. The pet-free, rural cottage blends traditional character with modern comforts and offers an open fire as well as garden spaces with views of the surrounding region.

The Dairy in the village of Leighton, Shropshire, provides couples looking for a romantic cottage for a quiet countryside holiday. Guests receive a welcoming gift upon arrival and feel right at home on this working cattle farm nestled in the heart of the beautiful Shropshire countryside.

Lighthouse is a true beachside getaway. The romantic cottage sits by the shores of Praa Sands in Cornwall and offers couples a cosy light-filled escape with vibrant design features and impressive furnishings. The four-poster bed adds a touch of luxury and the open-plan space enjoys ample windows.

As part of a holding of chalets, Glen Dessary is a compact and cheerful Fort William holiday home in Argyll. For a truly remote rural getaway with your partner or family, this coastal holiday lodge offers all you need in a homely base for exploring the Highlands and the Western Isles.

The Milking Parlour enjoys views over the countryside to the ocean and sits on peaceful grounds near Hartland in Devon. The coastal cottage welcomes families and pets and boasts lovely grounds, exposed beams, wooden floors and a cosy fire, plus contemporary style and access to sandy beaches.

Our range of well-equipped compact cottages in the UK come in a variety of styles from quaint, cosy thatched cottages amidst rural Somerset cider country to contemporary beach apartments or converted East coast fishermen’s lofts in Norfolk and Northumberland. If your family includes pets, there are plenty of pet friendly character cottages to be found in our collection, allowing them to share a holiday with you – preferably one with walks from the front door. You’ll find plenty of these in countryside locations throughout the UK.

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