Cottages with Open Fires and Woodburners

Couple by warming log fireRenting a holiday cottage with an open fire or a woodburner can be wonderful for those who enjoy the warmth and glow of being by the fireside on holiday.  Whatever your reasons for renting a cosy cottage with a warming fire, find the best holiday home for you from our selection of cosy cottages with open log fires or wood stoves:

If you need some ideas on cottages with open fires or woodburners, read on for ideas and inspiration.

Cottage in Suffolk with an open fire Sleeps 6-10 - cottage with an open log fire

This large historical self-catering cottage near Woodbridge in Suffolk benefits from an inglenook fireplace, as well as exposed wooden beams in a number of the rooms.   This Grade II listed country cottage sleeps up to 10 in 6 bedrooms. 

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Cottage near Stonehenge with open fire Sleep 2-4 - cottage with open fire

Charming country cottage in the rural countryside of Wiltshire, just 5 miles from the World Heritage Site of Stonehenge, Open fire and comfortable modern amenities.

Absolutely wonderful for a romantic holiday exploring Wiltshire and Bath. Spoil someone you love.


Wonderful house in its own grounds with tennis and squash courts Sleeps  12 - country house with open fire

Large, comfortable, 6 bedroom  Edwardian country home with own squash and tennis courts near Chichester, West Sussex. All principal rooms face south and have large working stone fire-places.



Herefordshire cottage with open fireCountry cottage with open fire in Herefordshire, Sleeps up to 8 - cottage with wood stove

Little Canwood House is a high quality 4 bedroom rural retreat sleeping up to 8 in Herefordshire, England.  This property is 5 star rated and is a gold award winning cottage.  The lounge has a warming wood burning stove.  With this stove you can even open the doors so you get the feel of sitting in front of an open fire.   Surrounded by farmlands, yet only 15 minutes from the city of Hereford, this cottage could be ideal for offering you the best of both worlds. 


cottage with wood stove devonLuxury cottage in Devon, Sleeps 6-8 - cottage with wood stove

The Lodge is a 3 bedroom detached stone-built cottage located on the Colmer Estate in Devon in the West Country.   The sitting room has a warming wood-burning stove and there is also a large 32 inch TV for relaxing nights in.  The kitchen is well equipped for self-catering breaks with its oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and washing machine.   Two of the bedrooms here are double and one is a twin bedroom, making it a good cottage for families. The accommodation has been 5 star quality rated.  

There are excellent facilities on the Colmer Estate including an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor pool, a tennis court, table tennis and croquet lawn.  There is even a fishing lake!  If you have a horse then this cottage could be ideal for you as it has its own stabling and paddock should you wish to bring your horse on holiday too.  

The garden of this cottage is south facing, making it great for catching the summer sun. 


Other cottages with open fires or wood stoves include:

Scotland cottages with open fires and wood stoves in ScotlandLochead Cottage is one of the cottages within the Ellary and Castle Sween estates in Argyll, Scotland.  With views towards a loch and lots of traditional charm, this cottage sleeps up to 6 in its 3 bedrooms.  The cottage is set in a tranquil location, near the coast, in a remote, peaceful part of Scotland. 

Conservatory has lovely views out over the sea and beach in this self-catering house in Kerry IrelandSelf-catering holiday cottages in Ireland with an open fire or wood stove

Lios Dana is a large self catering holiday house located on the coast at Inch near Dingle in County Kerry, Ireland. Sleeping up to 18, this large property overlooks the sea and the beach is just a short walk away.  With its spectacular setting, this house could be just great for families, groups, re-unions or business retreats.

For more choice take a look at cottages in Ireland with wood stoves or open fires.


Luxury cottages near beaches in Pembrokeshire with open firesSelf-catering cottages in south Wales with an open fire

St. Nons Bay luxury cottages are located within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park in Wales near St Davids and safe sandy beaches.  Beth Ruach is a large 7 bedroom stone built cottage which sleeps up to 14 and has a warming log fireplace in the lounge.  These cottages benefit from a number of family friendly features including high chairs, cots and stair gates. 

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More options for cosy cottage holidays include:Jasmine Cottage (sleeps 6), in Steeple Ashton, near Bath, Wiltshire, 4 star very popular holiday cottage. Priory Cottage (sleeps 4) in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire has a wood stove in the sitting room for cosy evenings and could be a great base for exploring the wonderful English Cotswolds. 

Wherever you choose to holiday in the UK, renting a holiday home with a warming open fire or a log burner can make for an atmospheric and cosy cottage holiday, ideal for cosying up with the family or the one you love.