Large house holiday rentals in the UK for big groups

Find your perfect place to stay for your big family holiday, special occasion or event from our fantastic collection of large country houses, big manors, spacious halls and large country estates.Renting a Large House can be a great choice for big groups who want to get away from it all, for luxury breaks, for self catering weddings, parties or other celebrations.  Quite often large country houses are available to rent for weekend or 3 night bookings - check with owners re what bookings they accept.  Find a large cottage or mansion for your large group occasion when you require private accommodation to celebrate a special occasion or to host a party or business event.  Demand for this type of large group accommodation is always high so plan and book early!

Large Country House ref Mill ViewNeed to find a Large Country House in the UK?

- We feature an excellent collection of stunning mansions, country houses and large self-catering properties for special self catering breaks in England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland:

Country Houses for self catering breaks in England

Big Country Houses to rent in Wales

Large Country Houses in Ireland

Country Estates and Mansion Houses in Scotland


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Are you looking for a large house in the country to celebrate a special occasion such as a birthday or anniversary?  If so, take a look at:

Need to rent a large country house for a special event such as a wedding or hen or stag party?  Take a look at the below links to find the right property for your special occasion.

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If you need some inspiration, get some ideas by reading on for more details of a selection of large country houses.  We trust you will enjoy browsing through the selection of large special self catering properties to rent.  For the full list of large houses though please use the links above.

Large Country House in Somerset - sleeps from 8 - 16 people

large country house SomersetThis large cottage is located in Somerset, in the West Country of England.  This award winning property has achieved a Gold Award from Visit England.  It has also featured in the Sunday Times list as one of the best places to stay in 2010.  If you are looking for somewhere special for an event or occasion such as a family reunion or party then do take a look, click the photo for details of this attractive house in Somerset. 



Mansion in Carmarthenshire, south Wales can accommodate up to 62 when booked with additional accommodation on site


Large country house for corporate events trainingThis mansion house in beautiful Carmarthenshire in Wales is especially suited for large groups or large gatherings.  In total this mansion can sleep up to 62 if booked with the coach house accommodation on site.  Alternatively the mansion itself can accommodation up to 39.  One big advantage of this property is that most bedrooms are ensuite.  This mansion is also set in stunning 10 acre grounds, near the beautiful Brecon Beacons.  Leisure facilities at this large self catering property include  a swimming pool, sauna and even a putting green.

If you require additional accommodation for your large party (over and above the accommodation for 39 in the mansion), then the coach house in the grounds can be booked by arrangement and sleeps up to 23.

Click on photographs of the mansion for more information and images of this beautiful comfortable large group accommodation in south Wales.


Large Manor House in the Countryside for up to 37, Lyme Regis - Dorset

large country house to sleep up to 28 in DorsetLarge manor house to rent for short breaks, weekends and longer in Charmouth village in Dorset.  This house accommodates up to 38 in 18 bedrooms (13 ensuite) and is a great choice if you are looking for a large property for a special celebration such as a birthday or anniversary party.  Facilities to enjoy include a games room with table tennis, pool and darts.  This large house is located within the Jurassic coast area of Dorset, which is an area renowned for its stunning and fascinating coastline.  The house is pet friendly, great news if you own a dog. 6th Century Stonebarrow Manor, Charmouth , Dorset.  Open all year round.

Click on the photograph of this large house in the south of England that can be rented for large group occasions and events.


Large Old Rectory on the south coast in Dorset to sleep up to 25

Large Georgian mansion, former rectory, sleeps 25, marquees can be erected in the grounds.Spectacular Georgian Rectory, sleeps 25.   It comprises a tiny Georgian kitchen overlooking a beautifully crumbling courtyard, a billiard room-cum-library, dining room, drawing room with open marble fireplace.

The furnishings are eclectic and occasionally eccentric (stuffed birds, grand piano, French boat beds) and the decor is relaxed and understated, verging on shabby-chic with an authentic time-warped atmosphere.  Marquees can be erected in the grounds for various events.

Click on photograph for details of this atmospheric manor to rent for parties and celebrations in Dorset.

Skendleby Hall, Lincolnshire - Grade 2 listed country residence to sleep up to 24

Large country house, group accommodation

Large historic mansion (Grade II listed) in Lincolnshire to rent, sleeps up to 24 adults in 14 bedrooms.  This property benefits from being located on the edge of a village and boasts countryside views and grounds of 2 acres.  Features of this large property include a music room with a grand piano, a drawing room, library, dining room, lounge and conservatory.  Plenty space to spread out and get together as a group as and when you wish. Entertainment facilities at this large country house include table football, table tennis and a snooker table.  There are two games rooms plus a Billiards room.  Also for your relaxation there is a sauna for relaxing and letting off steam.  


Please click on the photograph to explore this beautifully furnished house available for self catering in the East Midlands


View self-catering accommodation near Leominster.


Large House near Minehead, Somerset - sleeps up to 22 people

This is THE House for your own individual Country House Party

large house weekend country house partyThis large country pad is located in the Exmoor area of outstanding natural beauty and is also near the gorgeous Avill Valley.   This large house is particularly good for parties and large gatherings.  Both stag parties and hen parties are welcome here.  The accommodation is large and roomy.  Up to 22 can be accommodated in total.  If you are looking for a country house rental in a stunning area then this may be the house for you.  Weekend, long weekend and short break bookings are welcome. 

For your entertainment and enjoyment there is a baby grand piano and also a pool room, games room and bar (alcohol not provided).

If you should wish to leave the house, nearby there is the historic village of Dunster and just 3 miles away is the coast and the seaside resort of Minehead.

Contact Terry about renting his party house.

Big country house in the Lake District - sleeps up to 21

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


This large country house is just picture perfect.  If you are looking for a beautiful country home to rent in th e Lake District then take a look.  This large house sleeps up to 21 in 9 bedrooms.  And if it is a country location that you would like then how about 10 acres of country grounds. This house will appeal to those look for a country house in the Lake District for large family gatherings, reunions, celebrations or just a large family break away.

Click on the image for details of renting this large self catering house.


large country house self catering north England

Large House in the Country, Saxmundham, Suffolk


Large country house in Suffolk Sleeps 20 in 10 bedrooms: Bruisyard Hall in Saxmundham Suffolk is a magnificent former abbey and manor house, with large gardens, set in the countryside of Saxmundham, Suffolk.  

It is ideal for large family parties, corporate entertaining or training events.  Do contact them if you need a large house to rent on a self catering basis for your holiday or event.

Short breaks and full catering available. 


Big Country Lodge in Lincolnshire - magnificent large house with exclusive indoor pool

large house lincolnshire, sleeps 20Sleeps 20

This lodge is located in Tetbury near the beautiful Lincolnshire Wolds and offers comfortable accommodation for up to 20 holidaymakers.  There are 11 bedrooms in total and 7 bathrooms.  

If you are looking for a country house with ample facilities for leisure and relaxation then this may be the house for you.  Facilities here include a pool, jacuzzi and a sauna for your group's exclusive use.  If after that relaxing you want a bit of activity then the house has plenty opportunities for group activities.  There is a full size pool table and outdoors there is an area with five a side football goals, boules and badminton.  Or if on a summers day you just want to laze about in the garden, then this house covers that too.  There is a large secluded garden for you to enjoy.


Large house for self-catering stays near Lincoln - sleeps up to 20, 10 bedrooms


large house with swimming poolThis self catering large house sleeps up to 20 people and is located near the city of Lincoln. 

If you are looking for a large house to rent with plenty facilities for entertaining and having fun then read on.

At this property you will find  an indoor pool, jacuzzi and sauna, just waiting for your group to use.  Pamper yourself and enjoy relaxing and splashing about.  If it is more good times that you are after then do make use of the games room which has a full size pool table, table tennis and darts.  This house really does have excellent facilities for large groups or large families.


In total, this large house has 10 Bedrooms and 7 bathrooms.  There is also a large garden area to enjoy.  There is a stream which runs by the bottom of the garden.   This large house welcomes short break bookings, meaning that this property is excellent for special celebrations.  

This large house to rent is located in a village.  There is a local pub, restaurant and golf club nearby.  There are ample parking facilities for large groups.

Click on house image for more information about this large self-catering house, with own swimming pool, near Lincoln.


Big house or mansion rental in Gillingham, Dorset - sleeps up to 20, 10 bedrooms


large house for rentDelightful manor house in Dorset, suitable for large groups, parties, special celebrations and even self catering weddings (the house has a license for civil marriage ceremonies, up to 60 guests permitted).  If it is a large house in a beautiful countryside setting you are seeking, then take a look at this property.  This house has 5 acreas of grounds near the Blackmoor Vale.

This large country house has a rich history and dates back to the 17th century.  Features of this property include large fireplaces and exposed beams to name just a few.

Please click on the photograph shown to find out more about renting this beautiful mansion in Dorset.

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