Holiday Cottages with an Open Fire

Our hand-picked range of holiday cottages with an open fire includes those with log fires and/or wood-burner stoves.

Brian's Cottage, Alnmouth, Northumberland

Brian’s Cottage, Alnmouth, Northumberland
Lovely mid-terrace cottage with an open-fire that’s set on a working farm around two miles from the seaside village of Alnmouth – it adjoins two other holiday properties and has 3 bedrooms (2 doubles, 1 twin). The beautifully-furnished interior comprises a bathroom with bath and shower over, a shower-room and a large farm-house style kitchen with breakfast table. From the kitchen, an arched entrance way leads to a spacious living room with an exposed stone feature fireplace that houses a free-standing log burner. French doors lead out to a well-manicured shared lawn garden that includes furniture. As well as the popular resort of Alnmouth, guests are not far from the historical market town, Alnwick (4 miles), with its famous castle. The property is perfectly placed for exploring Northumberland’s coast as well which is designated as an AONB.
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No Pets
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 6

Elworthy Cottage, Salcombe, Devon

Elworthy Cottage, Salcombe, Devon
This beautiful Grade II listed thatched holiday cottage is found on the outskirts of sleepy Devonshire village, Elworthy. Sleeping up to four guests, it exudes character both outside and in. The beamed interior comprises two bedrooms (1 king-size, 1 twin), a well-equipped kitchen/diner, a sitting room with authentic wood-burner stove and wet room with shower. Guests also have access (by prior arrangement) to a hot tub and are also able to book a separate en-suite hut with double bed, WC and sink. This is a great base from which to explore the beautiful South Devon coast, in particular Salcombe – a major draw for water-sport enthusiasts as well as sun-seekers with its two excellent beaches.
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Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 4

Fox Cottage, Droitwich Spa, Worcestershire

Fox Cottage, Droitwich Spa, Worcestershire
Fox Cottage is the annexe of a charming timber-framed thatched holiday property – it’s set in northern Worcestershire and can accommodate two guests with one double bedroom. Inside is a shower room with shower and a well-equipped kitchen, dining and sitting areas which form part of a cosy open-plan living space. The exterior includes a small patio with seating. There’s much to see and do in the nearby town of Droitwich Spa which boats a great collection of shops as well as parks and open spaces. Top visitor attractions near to the property include the Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings, Hanbury Hall, while the famous Stratford-Upon-Avon is about a 40 minute drive away – a great base for exploring the Heart of England.
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No Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 2

Glanrafon Melin-y-Wig, Ruthin, Snowdonia

Glanrafon, Melin-y-Wig, Ruthin, Snowdonia
Situated near the River Clwyd, this traditional holiday cottage is a former mill worker’s building and has been converted to offer cosy self catering accommodation. Nestling in a beautiful, secluded location on the River Clywd, it exudes character and retains many original features such as exposed ceiling beams and a feature-fireplace. There are three bedrooms (1 king-size double, 1 twin, 1 single), a bathroom with bath and shower over, a kitchen with small breakfast table and a living room with multi-fuel stove. The exterior comprises a half-acre meadow garden with furniture, swing and summerhouse. The historic market town, Bala is a short drive away and features Wale’s largest natural lake. It’s also home to a vibrant collection of good restaurants, country inns and quirky shops. Also within easy access is the incomparable Snowdonia National Park.
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No Pets
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 5

Moorgair Cottage, Slaley, Northumberland

Moorgair Cottage, Slaley, Northumberland
Well-presented stone cottage near the village of Slaley, Northumberland – adjoining the owner’s 150 year old farmhouse, it’s been beautifully renovated and includes a variety of character features such as exposed ceiling beams and a stone feature fireplace. There are two bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin) and a ground floor bathroom with bath and shower. The stylish beamed living area consists of a modern kitchen with breakfast table for up to six guests and a sitting area with and log-burner stove. The exterior comprises an enclosed garden with furniture. There’s a variety of top visitor attractions in close proximity such as Hadrian’s Wall as well as Hexham – this ancient town is home to a magnificent 7th century abbey, an eclectic array of historical buildings that line medieval streets and a Grade-II listed sheltered market place known as the Shambles.
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No Pets
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 5

Old Forge Cottage, Stow-on-the-Wold, Cotswolds

Old Forge Cottage, Stow-on-the-Wold, Cotswolds
A charming detached cottage near Stow-on-the-Wold that’s well-suited to couples. Cut from Cotswolds stone, the immaculately furnished interior comprises one double bedroom on the first floor, a bath and shower over and a modern fitted kitchen with diner and granite worktops. There’s also a spacious living room with exposed brick feature fireplace that houses a wood-burning stove. The exterior includes an enclosed garden with furniture. Old Forge Cottage provides a superb base from which to explore the rolling Cotswolds countryside – indeed there are numerous paths and trails in close proximity including the Macmillan and Heart of England Ways. The nearby Stow-on-the-Wold is also an absolute delight featuring an eclectic assortment of Cotswolds houses, top restaurants and traditional rural inns. Other noteworthy villages in the vicinity include Bourton-on-the-Water, the ancient Moreton-in-Marsh and the famed literary town, Stratford upon Avon.
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Pets Allowed
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 2

Pitt Cottage, Ringstead, Dorset

Pitt Cottage, Ringstead, Dorset
Set on Ringstead Bay in Dorset, this traditional thatched holiday cottage offers fantastic coastal views and sleeps six guests. Surrounded by an acre of private land, it boasts a bright, well-furnished interior that’s ideal for medium-sized groups. On the first floor are three bedrooms (1 en-suite super king-size, 2 twins) while on the ground floor is a large kitchen/diner and comfy living room with open-fire. From here patio doors lead out to a large garden area with sweeping lawns. The South West Coastal path runs close-by, allowing guests to appreciate the AONB-designated Jurassic Coast. Guests are also in close proximity to Ringstead Bay’s unspoilt pebble beach as well as the bustling resort town of Weymouth. Top local attractions include Lulworth Cove, the Bovington Tank Museum and Monkey World Rescue.
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Pets Allowed
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Sleeps 6

Rhos-y-Bel, Malltraeth, Anglesey

Rhos-y-Bel, Malltraeth, Anglesey
This semi-detached farmhouse is peacefully appointed near the tiny village of Paradwys some three miles from the Anglesey coast. It adjoins the owner’s property and has been sympathetically converted to offer self catering accommodation for medium-sized groups. Well suited to those searching for holiday cottages with log fires, the interior has three bedrooms (1 super king-size double, 1 king-size double, 1 twin with en-suite facilities) and a bathroom with bath. There’s also a modern country kitchen with beech worktops and a spacious living room with wood-burner, pool table and games console. Outside are shared gardens. Rhos Y Bel is set within a Site of Special Scientific Interest and is therefore ideally located for nature-lovers. Within close proximity are numerous beauty spots such as the Newborough Forest National Nature Reserve, not to mention the lovely beaches of Llanddwyn Island, Cable Bay and Aberffraw Bay.
No Washing Machine
No Dishwasher
Off-Road Parking
Garden
No Pets
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 6

The Corn House, Leighton, Shropshire

The Corn House, Leighton, Shropshire
The Corn House, Leighton, Shropshire The Corn House is part of a group of barn conversion holiday properties set on a working farm on the fringes of Leighton, in Shropshire. Featuring an open-fire, it can accommodate up to four with two bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin). Inside, many original features remain such as exposed oak beams, stable doors and a brick inglenook fireplace. Other highlights include an oak-fitted kitchen that’s equipped with the latest appliances, a separate dining room with table for up to five and a living room with wood-burner. The exterior features a front sitting area which offers inspiring countryside views. Guests are within easy access to a variety of historical towns including Leighton (first mentioned in the Doomsday Book) as well as medieval villages such as Shrewsbury, Ludlow and Much Wenlock. In addition, the World Heritage site of Ironbridge is about four miles from the property.
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No Pets
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Sleeps 4

The Rindle, Meerbrook, Peak District

The Rindle, Meerbrook, Peak District
The Rindle is one of three superb barn conversions set on a working farm about four miles from Leek which is known as the Queen of the Staffordshire Moorlands. The stylish interior brilliantly combines period features such as exposed beams with the latest mod-cons to offer high-quality holiday accommodation. Inside are six bedrooms (1 king-size double, 1 twin, 1 family room, 1 double, 1 single, 1 family room with 3 singles), a ground floor shower room with shower and a large farmhouse-style kitchen with slate floors. There’s also a separate dining room while the living room includes leather sofas and a brick fireplace with wood-burner stove. The exterior consists of a private garden with patio, furniture and a barbecue. Local areas of natural beauty include The Roaches ridge, which offers some amazing views out over the Peak District towards the Tittesworth Reservoir as well as Leek itself. Top attractions nearby include Alton Towers, Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall.
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No Pets
Wi-Fi
Sleeps 14