Self catering holiday cottage rentals in Great Bardfield, Essex, England

For a cottage holiday in Essex where you can enjoy holidaying next to some of the county’s most scenic countryside, the large pretty village of Great Bardfield could be a great choice.


Advice on Cottage Holidays in Great Bardfield

  • Great Bardfield is picture perfect with its tree lined streets, its quaint historic buildings, pretty thatched cottages, timber clad houses and white-washed properties, giving this village ample rural appeal.
     
  • Conveniently located close to the Suffolk/Essex/Cambridgeshire border, there are some lovely places to visit for day trips from here.
     
  • Just 1.5 miles away is the picturesque village of Finchingfield with its large duck pond, historic appeal and welcoming inns and 7 miles away is Great Dunmow with its country charm.  For dining out and shopping the lovely town of Saffron Walden with its medieval buildings is merely 12 miles away.
     
  • You can even visit the historical university city of Cambridge from here which is within an hour’s drive of Great Bardfield.
     
  • Discover some of the best of Suffolk on days out too, with the charming town of Long Melford 20 miles away and Lavenham with its medieval appeal 24 miles away.


Whether you’re in search of a romantic retreat, a family holiday home or a group holiday house in Great Bardfield, we hope you find the perfect holiday rental for you.

Book a Great Bardfield cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Essex on holiday.

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The Old Cartlodge, Castle Hedingham, Essex, East Anglia, England

3 bedroom Barn Conversion, Great Bardfield 8 miles away

sleeps 2 - 5 guests
2 - 5
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
4 star

3 bedroom barn conversion with lovely rural views near Castle Hedingham.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £679
Next availability:
from 17 April to 18 April 21 from 28 April to 15 May 21

The Stables, Great Maplestead, Essex, East Anglia, England

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat, Great Bardfield 9 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
4 star

High quality one bedroom holiday cottage with idyllic garden and a fantastic rural setting close to naturally beautiful countryside near Castle Hedingham in Essex, with a king-size bed this is an ideal property for a tranquil romantic break.

Weekly Price from: £222

Fishermans Lodge, Arkesden, Essex, East Anglia, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Great Bardfield 12 miles away

sleeps 2 - 4 guests
2 - 4
2 bedrooms
2
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
4 star

Stylish 2 bedroom barn conversion set within beautiful gardens with a fishing lake, near Saffron Walden.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £394
Next availability:
from 25 June to 02 July 21

Romney Cottage, Cavendish, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

3 bedroom Country Cottage, Great Bardfield 13 miles away

sleeps 1 - 5 guests
1 - 5
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Escape to tranquil and beautiful Suffolk and enjoy a stay in this charming 3 bedroom dog-friendly cottage with its pretty garden and location in the picture-perfect village of Cavendish.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £555

Wakes Hall Lodges, Colchester, Essex, East Anglia, England

1 bedroom Lodges, Great Bardfield 14 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

High quality wooden clad holiday lodges set in the stunning Colne Valley close to the Essex/Suffolk border and Constable Country.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Weekly Price from: £787
Next availability:
from 19 April to 01 May 21 from 03 May to 07 May 21

The Grove Cottages, Sudbury, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

3 bedroom Barn Conversions, Great Bardfield 18 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
4 star

Grove Cottages specialise in fabulous romantic and historical cottages with character in Suffolk and Essex.

Special features: free internet access, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Weekly Price from: £306

Gladwins Farm, Nayland, Colchester, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

4 bedroom Cottages, Great Bardfield 18 miles away

sleeps 2 - 8 guests
2 - 8
4 bedrooms
4
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome
3
4 star

A collection of 9 award winning holiday cottages benefiting from excellent shared leisure facilities including a heated indoor swimming pool and a tennis court, all located amongst 22 acres of gorgeous Suffolk countryside.

Special features: free internet access, pool (On the site), tennis court, games room, outdoor hot tub, sauna.

Weekly Price from: £250

Snow Cottage, Lavenham, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Great Bardfield 18 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
4 star

Idyllic sleeps 2 romantic retreat in the Suffolk countryside, with access to large gardens and good walks from the door, come and discover the delights of East Anglia.

Special features: free internet access, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Weekly Price from: £349
Next availability:
from 02 May to 23 May 21 from 01 July to 11 July 21

Dons Barn, Lavenham, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Great Bardfield 19 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2
4 star

A special romantic hideaway for two found on the Grove Farm estate in Suffolk, East Anglia, with orchard garden views and a wood-burning stove.

Special features: free internet access, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Weekly Price from: £482
Next availability:
from 25 May to 26 May 21 from 27 May to 04 June 21

Penny Cottage, Lavenham, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Great Bardfield 19 miles away

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed
5 star

Luxurious 5 star standard 16th century cottage with a whole host of wonderful period features and beautiful antique furnishings set in Lavenham, one of Suffolk's finest historical villages.

Special features: Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Weekly Price from: £487

Tudor Barn, Lavenham, Suffolk, East Anglia, England

5 bedroom Large Country House, Great Bardfield 19 miles away

sleeps 2 - 24 guests
2 - 24
5 bedrooms
5
7 bathrooms
7
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
2

Unique Grade II listed holiday barn situated next to meadows and ponds in rural Suffolk with an attractive enclosed garden.

Special features: tennis court, games room.

Weekly Price from: £750
Next availability:
from 14 April to 18 June 21 from 20 June to 22 June 21