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. 

644 cottages found 644 match all criteria.

Braefoot is a North Devon countryside cottage close to beaches at Woolacombe and Ilfracombe. This child-friendly rural retreat at Lower Aylescott Farm is perfectly located for family holidays exploring the North Devon coast.

Beautiful, 2-bedroom barn conversion with Wi-Fi located in Braunton sleeping 4, the perfect place for a family getaway on the North Devon coast, being just a 5-minute drive to the beach at Saunton Sands. Onsite, you will find a terrace along with almost an acre of gardens.

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.

Vaulted beamed ceilings and contemporary comforts greet visitors at 5c Hideways, a coastal cottage just moments from the beaches of Hunstanton. The single-storey cottage promises light and airy open-plan spaces and a sunny courtyard, as well as a sea breeze and access to the coastline of Norfolk.

Heather Cottage is a delightful and modern mid-terrace cottage in the charming village of Gillamoor in Yorkshire. The characterful cottage boasts exposed beams and a wood-burning stove, as well as a vibrant furnished garden, open-plan spaces, contemporary comforts and easy access to stunning vistas.

Set amongst mature riverside gardens and offering gorgeous countryside views, Bratton Mill Cottage near the medieval village of Bratton Fleming, Devon, is a pet-friendly 17th-century cottage recently redecorated yet retaining much of the character and charm of the original mill.

Reconnect with nature with a rustic holiday at Cattle Call near the village of Gnosall, Staffordshire, a romantic farm cottage perfect for couples wanting to escape modern life, with fresh produce and eggs available for guests’ use, a wood-fired hot tub on the private patio, and wood-burning fire.

The woodlands of North Wales surround Bothy Cottage, which welcomes families and pets to a truly charming, two-bedroom rural cottage on the Llyn Peninsula boasting exposed beams, stone walls, tennis courts, gorgeous riverside gardens in a peaceful and tranquil location near Criccieth.

The Bowline enjoys an enviable location in the heart of Salcombe and treats guests to subtle elegance. The coastal cottage in Devon offers a heated swimming pool and an open-plan living space which catches the sunlight and ensures comfort and relaxation, plus lovely views of the surrounding area.

Georgian Courtyard is an elegant romantic cottage set just moments from the highlights of Bath in Somerset. The beautiful property offers a soft palette with dashes of colour as well as luxurious décor and furnishings, plus a log fire and a pleasant courtyard bordered by blooming pretty flowers.

Light and airy with a garden view, Rafters is a 2 bedroom cottage sleeping 4, with an enclosed, sunny, dog-friendly garden. From your garden gate you can access the wildlife meadows and woodland at Dittiscombe. We are 2 miles from Slapton Village, Slapton Ley Nature Reserve, and Start Bay beaches.

The Lodge is a cosy romantic cottage boasting a private hot tub & a glorious sunroom. The rural cottage lies close to the centre of Coltishall & is well-appointed and stylish. Multiple furnished areas provide space to relax in the garden and the cottage is between the Norfolk country and its coast.

Book a luxury rural retreat for two at Hollins Farm Barn in New Hutton, near the idyllic town of Kendal, Gateway to the Lake District. Gothic-style bedrooms whose crook beams and exposed stonework await the lucky couple coming for a honeymoon or a romantic weekend/week-long holiday.

Enjoy a refreshing holiday along the western edge of Exmoor National Park with a stay at Barn Cottage in the small rural village of Brayford, North Devon, This pet-friendly, charming three-bedroom cottage boasts rural views across the gardens to the surrounding willdflower-covered countryside.

5a Hideways is a delightful end-terrace cottage sitting within walking distance of Hunstanton’s beaches and centre. The contemporary, single-storey coastal cottage in Norfolk boasts an open-plan design and vibrant décor, as well as light and airy spaces, generous rooms and a breezy, sunny courtyard.

Daffodil Cottage offers couples on holiday in North Yorkshire spectacular rural views and cosy accommodation in the remote hamlet of Houlsyke, near Danby. This romantic cottage for couples exudes warmth and character, a perfect rural retreat for weekends and walking holidays on the North York Moors.

Well cottage is a bright airy 1 bedroom cottage all on one level. It sleeps 2 to 4 guests and has private off road parking. Situated on the edge of the village of Manston it is close to the Kent coast with lots of award winning sandy beaches. It has a Gold 3 Star rating from Quality in Tourism.

Truly embodying the rural surroundings, Garden Cottage is a semi-detached barn conversion, just on the edge of the hamlet of Sparrowpit within the Peak District. Set on a working dairy farm, the one bedroom countryside cottage offers a secluded, romantic getaway for couples amidst verdant fields.

The quaint Grade II listed Croft Head Cottage boasts exposed beamed ceilings, flagged floors and a wood-burning stove in a converted coaching inn close to the village of Wrelton, in the North York Moors. The pet-free property welcomes families with two bedrooms and cast-iron furnishings.

TBC Designated parking 2 or more bathrooms Discount for small parties Nearby pub or restaurant Real fire Dishwasher Central heating Washing machine Near Beach

Scargill Castle nestles in beautiful Teesdale, close to the Yorkshire Dales and Lake District National Parks. Built in 1560, it has recently been restored into a delightful retreat for two, combining historic character with modern comfort.

Enjoy all that Exmoor has to offer with your stay at The Bramleys, a comfortable coastal cottage in the village of Old Cleeve, Somerset, featuring two bedrooms that convert from super-king size to twin, fully fitted kitchen, and pretty views of the surrounding countryside from the patio.

Fast Car is a contemporary coastal cottage set between the ocean and the countryside of Yorkshire in Saltburn-by-the-Sea. Guests can explore the rugged coastline & return to a cottage boasting an open-plan design with natural light, as well as wooden floors, feature stone walls & traditional charm.

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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