Large Group Self-Catering Accommodation ideal for Large Groups

Popular for special occasions, reunions, hen and stag parties and get-togethers, there are a number of big holiday homes and large self-catering houses ideal for accomodating large groups of people.  Very often large group accommodation is required for special events or special celebrations.  Whatever your reason for all wanting to enjoy a holiday together, please email or telephone owners directly for more information regarding the accommodation, the area or travel.

Click the link below for accommodation suitable for large groups of friends or family.  Use the Sort By menu to refine your search for group accommodation:

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When looking for self catering for a large group do remember to think about your needs as a group.  It may be important for example to have a large function room or large dining room where you can all be seated.  Other considerations may be whether there is a quiet area available at the self catering property where some people can take some time out and whether there is a large social area for socialising together.  It may even be important for you to find a cottage with a games room where you can all have fun together and let your hair down.  Or if relaxing is more what you all enjoy doing you may be looking for large group self catering accommodation with a swimming pool or hot tub.

For specific searches do make use of our search assistant where you can find properties that take large groups and search for other criteria that is important to you.  Going away on a self catering break as part of a large group - whether it be with family or friends can be fantastic fun.  Do enjoy your large group break, relax and have fun.

Remember many large country houses or large cottages do have minimum requirements in terms of the number of nights bookings that they accept.  However, many do accept short break bookings nowadays as it is common for large groups to want short self catering breaks away.


Featured Large Houses:

Eskmeals House - Large group accommodation in the Lake District - sleeps up to 21

large country house self-catering in the Lake District Cumbria, north of England


This beautiful country house is located within the Lake District National Park near to the coast.  Situated within a total of 7 acres of grounds, this house comfortably sleeps up to 21 in 9 bedrooms.  This holiday home specialises in large family gatherings, reunions and special celebrations.

Click on the cottage photograph  for details of large group self catering in the Lake District.


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Saxmundham, Suffolk - large house for group events

Large country house in Suffolk 
Sleeps 20 in 10 bedrooms:  For a stay at a truly impressive country house take a look at Bruisyard Hall in Suffolk. Originally an abbey, this manor house stands proudly amongst the Suffolk countyside close to Saxmundham. With 12 bedrooms, this house has plenty to offer for large group get-togethers, big family parties, training sessions or corporate entertaining.

Short break bookings welcome and full catering can be arranged (additional costs apply). Please click on the image of this large country house for details, prices and availability.


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Large House for big groups, Country Estate near Inverness, Scotland

large country house in Scotland for self-cateringSleeps up to 18:  For groups looking to holiday in beautiful Scotland, Glencarron in the stunning Scottish Highlands could be the place to stay.  This impressive stone-built country house sleeps up to 18 and for very large groups, there is a cottage which can also be rented, bringing the number that can be accommodated up to 23. 

For those who enjoy outdoor activities this area of Scotland has lots to offer and you can enjoy stag stalking in season, walking and other country pursuits.  If you're in need of inspiration, read more about Highland holidays.


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Large country house overlooking 4 miles of sandy beach in Kerry, s.w.  Ireland


Large country house overlooking Dingle Bay and beach, with conference facilitiesSleeps groups of up to 18Lios Dána Lodge - For large groups looking to enjoy a break by the coast in Ireland, Lios Dana Lodge could be perfect and is well suited for families, groups or business events. This spacious 8 bedroom holiday home looks out over a beautiful sandy beach and also has views out towards the Macgillycuddy Reeks mountain range. With a games room and large conservatory ideal for socialising, this property could be perfect for a group getaway and can sleep up to 16 in total. This property’s conference room means that there is ample space for group activities.

Telephone Michael Travers on +353-66-9158189

The Green - a large luxury self-catering house in Hope, Derbyshire - sleeps 18


large country house, sleeps 18, group self-cateringThe Green with its excellent leisure facilities and spacious accommodation could be perfect for groups of up to 18 people. Special features at this country house include an indoor swimming pool with wave machine for fun times (for the exclusive use of guests). Hen parties and Stag parties are welcome and Sheffield’s nightclubs are just 20 minutes’ drive away. On days out discover the stunning natural beauty of the Peak District with its pretty towns and villages. This is a great place for large groups looking for a party house to celebrate that special occasion.


Broadway House in Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire - luxury for large groups up to 16


Large group accommodation CotswoldsSituated just 2 miles west of Stow-on-theWold and easily reached from all Uk major routes, Flagstone farm is ideally located for touring the beautiful Cotswolds area and large enough to accommodate groups of people of up to 16 in size.

A non-working farm, Flagstone Farm enjoys a tranquil, rural setting, 300 yards off a minor road yet only 5 minutes drive from the shops and town amenities of olde-worlde Stow-on-the-Wold.

Flagstone Farm is situated in an idyllic 12 acres of fields and woodland rich in wildlife. The setting is picturesque with superb views over the North Cotswold countryside offering plenty of space to relax and unwind. Although in a peaceful and tranquil setting they are conveniently situated in terms of accessibility from all major routes: London is 80 mins away: Birmingham 45 mins: Cheltenham, Oxford and Stratford upon Avon are 30 mins. The accommodation is also suited to groups requiring conference facilities.

Please click on the cottage photograph for details.



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