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 1-2bedroom holiday cottages – from cosy cottages for couples seeking a romantic getaway to character cottages for a family of four. 

649 cottages found 649 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.

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18th-25th Oct

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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.

Originally one of the farm buildings, The Milking Parlour today provides couples, friends and small families excellent self-catering accommodation on the North Devon coast complete with shared hot tub and spa room.

9 Glendorgal is a thoroughly modern coastal cottage boasting fantastic sea views and proximity to the beaches and attractions of Newquay, Cornwall. The light and airy cottage welcomes pets and families to a wonderful seaside location with a sun-drenched balcony, ample grounds and a blissful breeze.

With a stylish, contemporary design and the kind of features that’ll have you wishing you could stay forever, Holly Lodge is a welcoming luxury lodge that has been designed with romantic breaks in mind.

Reserve this beautifully appointed luxury South Devon holiday lodge at Barton Pines - a world-class resort near Paignton serving guests with the first-rate cuisine, a spa, stunning views of the South Devon countryside – and your own private hot tub. Pets Welcome.

Rakes Cottage at Endamoor Farm near Buxton and Bakewell is a luxury Peak District holiday cottage in a beautiful, secluded rural location on a working farm. This stylish, comfortable Derbyshire barn renovation sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms (both en-suite) and welcomes pets.

As part of the Cliff House site’s number of luxury barn conversions, Lilac Cottage is a stylish holiday barn conversion with use of an indoor swimming pool and games room. It nestles in a village location within the North York Moors between Pickering and Scarborough.

The stone walls of Englewood Cottage encase a delightfully appointed, two-bedroom, pet-friendly holiday cottage in Northumberland, replete with contemporary fittings, exposed timber beams, inglenook fireplace, multi-fuel stove, four poster beds and a large garden bordered by a small stream.

Bilbrook apartment is one of 12 Holiday Cottages at Duddings. Sleeps 3 in 2 bedrooms. It is set in the rural Avill valley in Somerset near Dunster & Minehead within The Exmoor National Park. Indoor pool, spa bath, tennis court, games room, trampoline. Families & dogs welcome. Visit-England 4-star.

Modernity meets rural charm in Rock Mill Cottage. The 18th-century Northumberland coastal farm cottage boasts contemporary design and traditional Northumbrian style near Embleton. The pet-free property is surrounded by spectacular countryside and offers tranquillity and an open fire. Sleeps 4.

Swanpool is one of three luxury lodges for a romantic retreat on the North Devon coast in Braunton with miles of coastal footpaths and golden sandy beaches for walks. Relax in your private hot tub and walk for miles on golden sandy beaches at Saunton, and Croyde. Pets welcome.

Derow is a gorgeous eco cottage located within The Park in Mawgan Porth, Cornwall. Just moments from the coast, the family cottage boasts subtle chic and light-filled spaces as well as ample outdoor relaxation areas and access to an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, a café and children’s play area.

Millstream is a Tintagel holiday cottage set in the picturesque St. Nectan’s Glen along the North Cornwall coast. This romantic rural retreat for two in a one-time corn mill retains its character, with quaint arched door and sofa that converts into full-size double bed.

Explore everything that York, North Yorkshire, has to offer with a stay at The Penthouse 611 Westgate, conveniently located in the heart of this historic city. This luxury waterside apartment overlooks the River Ouse and includes fashionable open plan living area and private terrace.

Your home away from home, Thornlea welcomes families and groups to a homely two-bedroom detached bungalow with a delightful garden, in the market town of Richmond. Vibrant colours and modern amenities feature throughout the pet-free cottage which is ideally situated in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.

Set in a quiet residential area of Oakerthorpe Village, this cosy two-bedroom rural cottage is fully equipped, delightfully furnished, and perfectly located for holidays exploring the Peak District. You’re sure to love this cosy, quaint and modern Derbyshire cottage sleeping 3 in 2 bedrooms.

Willow Cottage sleeps 4, with an open fire and private patio. This beautifully furnished Cornwall holiday cottage is located in the pretty medieval town of Lostwithiel, in the Fowey River Valley, near glorious South Cornwall sandy beaches, Lanhydrock House and Gardens and the local farmers’ market.

Grandad's, so named because it is popular with Grandparents wanting to enjoy a self catering holiday with the family while retaining some privacy. This one double-bedroom, ground floor Devon annexe close to family cottages at Stonehayes near Honiton offers exactly that.

Buddleia is a cosy self catering cottage; perfect for guests with up to two dogs. With a large enclosed, safe garden and access through a gate to the meadows and orchard in the higher valley of Dittiscombe Hills, guests can relax and enjoy a secluded and peaceful break in this pretty stone cottage.

Morvoren provides a beautiful place for families to enjoy an escape by the seaside in Cornwall. The eco-friendly cottage at The Park in Newquay is just moments from the ocean and offers beautiful gardens, a joyful interior, modern comforts, green design and access to swimming pools and a café.

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.

Fuggles Cottage is a secluded romantic holiday cottage in East Sussex nestling among trees near Robertsbridge. The rural cottage boasts a rugged exterior and a thoroughly modern interior which promises peace and tranquillity for couples seeking a romantic weekend break in the Sussex countryside.

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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