Holiday lets in Osea Island, Essex, England

Osea Island in the Blackwater Estuary in Essex is a private island covering around 380 acres of largely countrified land.  For a unique self catering experience you may want to book a stay in one of the cottages on this island.  A stay on Osea Island promises something truly different.  The island is reached by a tidal road which is accessible only in low tide.  Outside of low tide there is a water taxi to take you to and from the mainland.  The village on the island is made up of a collection of quaint historical farm buildings.  Recommended activities on the island include bird watching and walking.  Enjoy walking around and exploring this island or book a sea fishing trip.  Enjoy spending time exploring the island’s four miles of beaches and coastline.  Also on the island is Home farm with its donkeys, pheasants, rabbits and various other birds.  Nearby islands include Northey Island and Mersea Island.  

Facts about what Osea Island offers for Cottage Breaks


Osea Island is likely to appeal to those looking for a cottage break somewhere that bit different and memorable.  Those who love to spend time by the coast may also be inspired to book a self catering stay at Osea Island.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Osea Island, Essex, England:

The Tallow Factory, Dedham, Essex, England

4 bedroom Unique Self-Catering, Constable Country .

Unique 4 bedroom spacious country cottage that is a converted Tudor candle factory, in the heart of the idyllic village of Dedham in one the UK's designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, close to the Essex/Suffolk border.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £1680 to £2595 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 10 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 4
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 26 March 2019 to 29 March 2019; from 31 March 2019 to 05 April 2019; from 08 April 2019 to 10 May 2019;


Special Offer: from 14 April 2019 to 28 April 2019;

Wakes Hall Lodges, Colchester, Essex, England

1 bedroom Lodges, Colne Valley.

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.

Price range from £715 to £1208 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 26 March 2019 to 08 April 2019; from 13 April 2019 to 19 April 2019; from 22 April 2019 to 27 April 2019;

Broman's Barn, Colchester, Essex, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, East Anglia.

Part of the Grove Cottages collection, Bromans Barn is a romantic cottage for two situated on a farm close to Mersea Island’s Nature Reserve.

Price range from £399 to £640 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

Lovejoys Mill, Belchamp Walter, Essex, England

1 bedroom Unique Holiday House, East Anglia.

Escape for a romantic break to Lovejoys Mill, a luxurious converted Watermill set within the wonderful rural scenery of the Belchamp Estate by the stunning countryside of the Essex/Suffolk border.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £525 to £882 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

Rafe Hall Coach House, Pebmarsh, Essex, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, East Anglia.

Relax and unwind in stylish luxurious surroundings at this beautiful 2 bedroom coach house, within half an hour's drive of Constable Country, Colchester and Long Melford and Lavenham for days out.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Price range from £605 to £1155 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 5 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: (5)

We have no cottages within Osea Island itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Osea Island. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in England