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.
Set in a tranquil rural location on the North Devon coast near the charming seaside village of Combe Martin, The Linhay at Wheel Farm sleeps 4 and is one of a small collection of lovingly converted farm buildings. Onsite facilities include an indoor heated swimming pool, a tennis court and a sauna.
The Shippen is a pet-friendly holiday cottage in Combe Martin sleeping 4. It is tucked away in a quiet corner on the North Devon coast at Wheel Farm Holiday Cottages: A collection of charmingly refurbished self-catering cottages with a pool.
Woodpecker - a pretty, beamed East Devon holiday cottage with its own sheltered garden. One of four at Lea Hill, an ancient farm set in seven acres of delightful grounds and gardens. Up to four dogs accepted. Many attractions lie within 40 minutes' drive ensuring plenty to do whatever the weather.
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.
With fantastic views from all windows down the valley to the Taw estuary, Byre Cottage is an ideal Devon retreat for a family or 4 adults. Facilities include Wi-Fi, swimming pool, games room and childrens play area. Pets welcome!
Willows is an ideal holiday cottage for family groups. With four bedrooms (1 en-suite). three bathrooms including a walk in shower on the ground floor, an enclosed garden which is safe for dogs and children, and access to the beautiful valley of Dittiscombe Hills on the doorstep,
Waterfront Retreat in the Isle of Wight sailing resort of Yarmouth is a 2-bedroom holiday cottage. It is stylish decorated and furnished to create a sense of relaxation using driftwood ornaments and calming seaside colours for 2-4 guests (snd red squirrels living at the bottom of the garden).
Ysgubor Penrallt is a little treasure; a romantic, rural retreat for two near Bangor in North Wales with superb sea views across the Menai Straits to Anglesey. A perfect coastal location for couples exploring North Wales beaches and Snowdonia in all seasons.
Located on the edge of Cors Caron National Nature Reserve Station Cottage has views over Pen Y Bannau hill fort and the Cambrian Mountains beyond. Sleeping 4 in two bedrooms with an enclosed garden, dogs welcome. Games room, Superfast Fibre WiFi.
Based on a rural smallholding near Benllech on the Isle of Anglesey, Crow’s Nest Cottage is a detached stone-built holiday home perfect for a coast and countryside holiday in North Wales. The attractive cottage is steeped in character, with stunning seaside views, perfect for small families.
A romantic riverside holiday cottage perfect for celebrating any of life’s special occasions, The Folly near the village of Bratton Fleming, Devon, sits tucked away on a private lane, with large glazed double doors opening onto a beautifully furnished pet-friendly studio cottage.
Find peace at the gorgeous Drovers Rest stone cottage located on the edge of the Northumberland National park and close to Otter burn. This cosy and remote Northumberland holiday cottage offers tranquillity and access to outdoor pursuits, National Trust homes and Hadrian’s Wall.
This lovely detached stone building was originally a barn and home to a domesticated goshawk. The Mews, named in honour of its former resident, has been thoughtfully renovated to provide delightful, luxury accommodation with hot tub for two people on the idyllic South Devon coast outside Plymouth.
Seaspray is the perfect Dorset coastal destination for walkers, families and beach lovers! Seaspray offers a taste of life by the beach in the pretty village of Eype. Eype beach welcomes dogs all year round and the property is dog friendly.
Pamela’s Meadow is a stunning eco-lodge resting among 14-acres of Somerset countryside near Cheddar and offers guests a pet-free, rural retreat with multiple outdoor entertaining areas, a hot tub, an open fire, modern luxury fittings and subtle elegance throughout. Perfect for a small group holiday.
Gamekeeper's Hide is a beautifully presented and sought after countryside cottage with use of outdoor and indoor swimming pools. It is located on a 28-acre rural estate in the heart of the idyllic South Hams region in South Devon.
A spacious, modern, pet-friendly villa just two miles from the village of St Merryn and within easy reach of Padstow. Open-plan living and two large bedrooms provide ample room for families or friends looking to explore the towns and beaches along this fabulous stretch of North Cornwall coastline.
Cedar Lodge promises romance. The luxurious rural holiday lodge lies in six acres of wooded grounds near Exeter in Devon and boasts a private hot tub with views, an elegant en-suite, a sophisticated interior and a woodburning stove. Amble the surrounding countryside and return to pure bliss.
Millers Loft offers contemporary luxury in a rural apartment which will delight the whole family, and pets, two swimming pools, vast gardens, tennis courts, children’s playground, boules, wildlife, fishing, a gym and a games room, as well as tranquillity and access to the delights of South Devon.
Bossington is one of 12 Holiday Cottages at Duddings & sleeps 4. It is set in the beautiful Avill valley near Dunster & Minehead in The Exmoor National Park. Indoor pool and spa bath, games room, tennis court, trampoline, play centre etc. Families & dogs welcome. Visit England 4-star.
You won’t mind being sent to the Headmaster this time. Headmaster’s Cottage is a stone-built cottage in Dulverton, Somerset, promising peace and quiet for adults only. The Victorian cottage promises tradition and comfort as well as lovely gardens and views, plus many attractions for nature lovers.
Barn Cottage, a truly romantic getaway, is a stone-built Cornish cottage in Dobwells near Liskeard in South East Cornwall. The cosy rural retreat features contemporary fittings paired with traditional features as well as a four-poster bed and beautiful rural views of the hills and valley beyond.
A charming Welsh detached stone cottage sleeping 3. Behind Rhoslwyn's rose covered frontage you will be greeted with a two bed cottage with a 'cwtch' room with wood burner, conservatory, garden and a detached home cinema room. Dog friendly and Super-fast WiFi.
Crofters Cottage is a very special little Devon holiday cottage in the most beautiful spot with no neighbours and lovely views out to sea. It is remote, rustic and fairly basic but if looking for peace, tranquillity and a chance to escape from everyday life, then this is the cottage for you!
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.