Self-catering cottages and apartments with a sauna for the ultimate in relaxation

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A sauna is wonderful for relaxing after a day out sightseeing.  The following self-catering cottages all offer a sauna, mostly inside each cottage, or in some cases as part of a swimming pool and gym complex. A sample of cottages with a sauna are listed below. 

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A few cottages with saunas are highlighted below.  For the full listing of cottages with saunas, use the link above.

Staying in a holiday home with a sauna can be just perfect when it comes to relaxing, why not book one for a special holiday away to remember?




The Granary, sleeps 6-8 in 3 bedrooms in Lawford, near Manningtree, Essex

luxury self-catering holiday cotatge with sauna in EssexThe Granary is situated in Constable Country on the Essex-Suffolk border just a few minutes from the beautiful village of Dedham and the old waterfront town of Manningtree on the Stour estuary. 

Renovated to an exceptionally high standard, this is the ideal place to relax once you have finished your day exploring them or the historic towns of Colchester and Harwich, the pretty wool villages of Lavenham and Long Melford or visited the beach at Frinton. Spend a while in the Finnish Sauna followed by the Spa pool on your private patio overlooking open pastures. Sit by the log burning stove and watch any of the Satellite channels with theatre sound dvd/video. 

The bedrooms also have TV/videos.  2 double bedrooms plus 1 twin room and 3 - bath/showerooms (1 en-suite).  A double sofa bed is downstairs.  

The kitchen is equipped, as you would expect plus a few little extras like a choice of crushed or cubed ice “on tap” and a professional range cooker. Of course, you don’t have to cook; there are some excellent pubs and restaurants nearby.  DIY horse livery also available.

Contact:  Tel: +44(0)1799 523202 / 01638 730518
Sleeps up 2-8 in one of 8 cottages near Colchester on the Essex/Suffolk border

Eight, four and five star luxury cottages await your stay near Colchester on the Essex/Suffolk border, to the east of Stansted Airport. Each cottage at Gladwins Farm can sleep 2-8 people in comfort.  There is a heated indoor pool, sauna and tennis court for a spot of gentle  exercise after exploring Constable country and enjoying the many attractions of the area.  This is an undiscovered part of England for many people that will enthrall and make you wonder why you haven't ever visited before.  View historic wool churches, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty,  'Picture Book' villages like Kersey and Lavenham with their half timbered and colour washed buildings, antiques at  Long Melford, National Trust properties, Minsmere RSPB nature reserve.   These cottages are also convenient for anyone who wishes to do some sightseeing in London but enjoy some great English countryside.  There is a fast train service from Colchester into London's Liverpool Street and connections with the London Underground. 
Contact: Telephone Pauline on +44(0)1206 262261
Longcombe Cottages in South Devon

swimming pool complex with a sauna in South Devon

Loncombe Cottage complex consists of  8 superior quality character cottages in the heart of South Devon, sleeping 2-8 persons.   

The South Hams area offers a choice of wonderful sandy beaches.  Torquay and Paignton are only four miles away from Longcombe.  Lots to do for all ages.

There are also excellent on-site leisure facilities including:

  • Indoor heated swimming pool and sauna

  • Outdoor full size tennis court

  • Indoor games room

  • Outdoor children’s play area

The cottages are open all year round so eminently suitable for a short break with lots to do for the entire family at any time of year.


Contact: Telephone 01803 665 167 or click on cottage photograph above for details.
Luxury Cottages with sauna in Northumberland

At Beaconhill Farm you will find a selection of luxury 5 star cottages with superb facilities including a spa room, sauna, swimming pool, gym, hard tennis court and more.  


Telephone Alun for availability and details on +44 (0)1670 780 900
Luxury cottage complex on the West Coast of Scotland with sauna

cottages sauna5 Star Luxury Lochside house on the shores of Loch Melfort! Each house has its own sauna, spa bath, satellite TV and telephone. 

Most houses have log fire and sunbed. Experience the tranquility of this beautiful area. Boats and pets very welcome. Hill-walking. Wildlife. 
Nearby Horse-riding, golf, castles, museums, gardens, stalking. Great 
restaurants and pubs. Good shopping.  The perfect luxury break at any time of year. Click on the cottage photograph for details.

Telephone: +44(0)1852 200 333 
5 star luxury cottages with sauna in North Wales

luxury cottages with sauna and poolGwynfryn - a small group of luxury cottages converted from stone farm buildings to provide a small and intimate leisure complex with an indoor pool, sauna, jacuzzi and games room. The cottages are of varying sizes from 2 person up to 8, making them ideal for romantic weekends or a venue for a larger group holidaying together. 

Each cottage is equipped with all essentials for a relaxing holiday.  The location is perfect for walking, cycling and sightseeing. If you wish to play golf, there are 7 golf courses within 20 miles. Wonderful clean sandy beaches and coves are just a short walk or drive away. 

The cottages are pet-friendly with a small extra charge for dogs.


Contact:   Mrs. C. G. Ellis on 01758 612 536
Large house with a sauna, swimming pool and tennis court in Ireland


A most beautiful location on the west coast of Ireland is the setting for Sunnybank House in Clifden, Connemara, County Galway. Connemara is an unspoilt area with magnificent scenery, the Connemara National Park, undulating coastline with quiet beaches, great wildlife and friendly Irish folk.

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Drawing room with roaring peat fire
Outdoor heated swimming pool

Sunnybank is a 19th century house that can sleep up to 14, it is 4star rated and offers rooms of character with your comfort in mind. Click on one of the photographs above to find out more about this large and spacious self-catering house.

Facilities include:

  • Sauna
  • Tennis court/strong>
  • Heated outdoor swimming pool
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Contact:  Shane O'Grady on +353 95 21437 for availability and bookings
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Self-catering log cabin with with sauna, and shared use of pool in the Lake District

Neaum Crag is a secluded estate of individually privately owned self-catering properties at the Heart of the English Lake District and is set in 18 acres of south facing wooded hillside. Located a short walk from Skelwith Bridge in an area of complete seclusion at the foot of the Langdale Valley, where walking is literally at its very best. Yet only a few minutes drive from the restaurants, cafes and Inns of Ambleside.

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King size bed for ultimate comfort

Bright and airy log cabin living room


Easedale Tarn is a spacious Log Cabin offering comfortable accommodation for four adults with two full sized bedrooms. An additional fold away bed is also provided. Guests also have free access to the onsite small leisure complex containing swimming pool, jacuzzi and sauna. This complex also houses a small shop and laundry facilities.

The accommodation comprises: Entrance into kitchen/dining area, with a round dining table with chairs to seat four. Spacious living area with French windows leading out onto the patio. Large double bedroom with king sized bed with fitted bedroom furniture and Large twin bedroom, again with fitted furniture. WC/ shower room, private patio with picnic bench and private parking for two cars.

Please click on one of the log cabin images to view full details of this high quality log cabin with a kingsize bed, in the Lake District.


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Contact:  Please click on the photograph for additional information, availability and prices of this lovely log cabin with use of sauna, swimming pool and other leisure facilities.
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