Cottages to rent for self-catering breaks in Thaxted, Essex, England

Picturesque Thaxted in EssexThaxted is a charming town set amongst beautiful Essex farmlands and is a picture perfect place for a country cottage holiday.  With its historic Guildhall, oldey worldey medieval buildings and pretty windmill, it is a pleasure to spend time in this town.  There are also a few pubs and some shops in the town.  Characteristic of this part of Essex are coloured buildings, some of which are thatched which add to the character of Thaxted. You may be able to rent such a pretty holiday cottage in Thaxted?

The town is surrounded by green pastures and farmland.  This part of Essex is likely to appeal to those looking for a rural cottage break and the opportunity to explore.   Thaxted is also well located for exploring beautiful North Essex as well as some simply adorable parts of Suffolk.  The quaint village of Finchingfield with its famous duck pond is just over 7 miles drive away, as is the town of Saffron Walden.  Idyllic Long Melford in Suffolk is around 1 hour away by car and pretty Lavenham can be reached in just over one hour.  Thaxted may appeal to you if you are looking for a good base to explore the highlights of North Essex and Southern Suffolk a prefer self-catering holidays which offer complete freedom to other forms of holiday accommodation in Essex.


Advice on Cottage Holidays in Thaxted

Featured Self catering country cottages near Thaxted, Essex, England:

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 17 January 2019 to 27 January 2019; from 28 January 2019 to 20 February 2019; from 23 February 2019 to 29 June 2019;

The Wobbin, Tollesbury, Essex, England

3 bedroom Country Cottage, East Anglia.

Secluded pet-friendly country cottage near Tollesbury with distant sea views.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £556 to £966 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

The Lovejoy Studio, Belchamp Walter, Essex, England

2 bedroom Unusual Self Catering, East Anglia.

Famous for where scenes were filmed for the popular TV series ‘Lovejoy’, this stunning luxury holiday cottage with it’s large airy spaces and contemporary furnishings has been beautifully converted from a stable block dating back to the 18th century and has a woodburning stove, large pond and walled garden as well as access to a tennis court that guests are free to use.

Special features: free internet access, tennis court.

Price range from £495 to £791 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)

The Stables, Great Maplestead, Essex, England

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat, East Anglia.

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.

Price range from £222 to £599 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)

Navigation Cottage, Heybridge, Essex, England

3 bedroom Cottage, East Anglia.

Beautiful pet-friendly and family-friendly sleeps 6 coastal retreat overlooking picture-perfect Heybridge Basin near Maldon in Essex.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £612 to £1014 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

We have no cottages within Thaxted itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Thaxted. 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