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Cottages for Two

Cottages to Rent

Welcome to Cottages to Rent. We feature hand-picked holiday cottages from some of the most trusted rental companies in the business. From the dramatic splendour of the Lake District to the tranquil charm of the Norfolk Broads, they can be found in some of the most idyllic locations in the UK.

All of our properties have attained glowing reviews from previous occupants and offer high levels of self-catering accommodation. You’ll be able to find guest reviews and comments on each property page. Here are a few highlights from some of our most popular categories.

Budget Properties

Quarry House, Peak District

Quarry House, Moneystone, Peak District
A detached cottage in Moneystone, Staffordshire with a charming, rustic interior that consists of two bedrooms (1 double, 1 king-size double), a shower-room, a well-equipped kitchen and a living room with wood-burner. Outside there are two patios to the front and back with furniture – both offer excellent views of the surrounding countryside.
Washing Machine
Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 4

Wards Court 1, The Cotswolds

Wards Court 1, Frampton on Severn, Cotswolds
Single-storey aparment set near the village of Frampton-on-Severn. It features a double-bedroom with en-suite facilities and a well-furnished open-plan interior comprising a modern fitted kitchen, dining area and living room. The exterior includes a garden with furniture and barbecue. The Gloucester and Sharpness Canal is also nearby – ideal for cyclists and walkers looking to explore this picturesque region.
Washing Machine
No Dishwasher
No Off-Road Parking
Garden
No Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 2

 

Properties for Two

Gable View, The Lake District

Gable View, Ravenglass, Lake District
One of three holiday cottages located on a working farm near the idyllic Ravenglass – the well-furnished interior, which includes character features such as ceilings beams, consists of a double bedroom with en-suite facilities and an open-plan area comprising a modern kitchen, dining section and sitting area. Outside is small garden area with furniture. The beautiful Cumbrian landscape is literally on the doorstep.
Washing Machine
No Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 2
Locks Cottage, Yorkshire Dales

Locks Cottage, Langcliffe, Yorkshire Dales
Stone holiday cottage that sleeps two guests, located in the picturesque Ribblesdale village. The well-furnished interior consists of two bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin), a modern kitchen with dining area and a spacious living room with open-fire. Outside is a private garden which overlooks a mill pond and affords some wonderful views of the idyllic rural landscapes of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.
Washing Machine
Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
No Pets
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 4

 

Properties for Large Groups

Covercote, Horsehouse, Yorkshire Dales

Covercote, Horsehouse, Yorkshire Dales
This Grade II holiday cottage sleeps 10 with 4 bedrooms (2 super king-size doubles, 2 twins, 2 pull-out stacker beds). The roomy interior, which boasts flagstone floors, consists of a modern kitchen, dining room, two sitting rooms and a parlour with piano. Gravelled gardens can be found to the front and rear with furniture and a barbecue – a superbly-appointed property in one of Yorkshire’s prettiest settings.
Washing Machine
Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 10

Tudor Wing, Sussex

Tudor Wing, Chiddingstone, Sussex
Stunning timber-framed holiday property on the High Weald for large groups – it affords wonderful views of AONB-designated countryside and features seven bedrooms. The spacious interior also comprises a large modern kitchen with breakfast table, a formal dining room and a living room with wood-burner. Outside is a private garden with furniture. There’s also a heated outdoor swimming pool.
Washing Machine
Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 17

 

Luxury Properties

Bluebell Barn, Norfolk

Bluebell Barn, Dereham, Norfolk
Beautifully-presented chalet-style holiday property near Dereham in Norfolk – there are four bedrooms (1 king-size, 2 doubles, 1 twin) and a stylish, open-plan interior comprising a modern kitchen with the latest mod-cons and a sitting area with wood-burner. The exterior includes a decked area and an enclosed garden with furniture – an excellent base for exploring the majestic North Norfolk coast.
Washing Machine
Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 8

Hazlehead House, Peak District

Hazlehead House, Millhouse Green, Peak District
18th century holiday cottage set out over three floors that offers stylish, spacious accommodation for up to sixteen guests. Its charming interior, which includes numerous character features such as a wood-burner and snug, comprises seven bedrooms and nine bathrooms. There are also plenty of mod-cons including an AGA and five smart TVs. Outside are private side and rear lawns with furniture.
Washing Machine
Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 16

 

Pet-Friendly Properties

Rose Cottage, Wye Valley

Rose Cottage, Welsh Newton, Wye Valley
Located just outside the village of Welsh Newton, this charming, pet-friendly holiday cottage offers a secluded getaway. Laid out over two floors, it includes a king size room with adjacent bathroom, a small but modern kitchen and a snug living room with a wood-burner. To the exterior is a private patio area which affords some inspiring views of the surrounding countryside.
Washing Machine
No Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
Pets Allowed
No Wi-Fi
Sleeps 2

Y-Cwtch, Pembrokeshire

Y Cwtch, Newport, Pembrokeshire
Y Cwtch is located in Newport, Pembrokeshire and has been tastefully converted from an old farmyard building. It’s well-furnished and decorated in a style that combines traditional and contemporary themes to great effect. The interior comprises a king-size double bedroom, bathroom with Jacuzzi and a modern kitchen. The exterior features a private garden and patio.
Washing Machine
Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 2

What Else Do We Offer?

As well as featuring hand-picked holiday cottages to rent, we pay close attention to the major rental agents from which we source our properties. Given how crowded the industry has become, it’s always worth getting an idea of the company your thinking of doing business with.

With this in mind, our team assesses a wide array of UK holiday companies both major and small. In addition to providing background information, we evaluate the size of their property portfolios, the extent of their geographical coverage as well as any extra fees they may attach to bookings. Navigate to our holiday rental company section for the low-down on most of the major providers.

Can’t Decide Where to Stay?

Are you struggling to make a decision about where you’d like to take your cottage holiday? Then head over to our blog section for help. We also profile a variety of short break holiday destinations around the United Kingdom, offering detailed information about local visitor attractions and outdoor activities.