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

For a tranquil coastal self-catering holiday in Essex, a stay in the charming village of Tollesbury could be a great choice.  Situated close to the Blackwater estuary, the charming historical village of Tollesbury sits along a fascinating area of Essex coastline with extensive mud flats and saltmarshes.  


What Tollesbury offers for Cottage Breaks


There are two nature reserves close to Tollesbury; the RSPB’s Old Hall Marshes Nature Reserve (a popular spot for birdwatching) and Essex Wildlife Trust’s Tollesbury Wick Marshes Nature Reserve.

For shops, bars and restaurants, just 10 miles drive away is the charming historic town of Maldon.

There are some excellent coastal walks at Maldon and at nearby Heybridge Basin where an extensive path takes you along a long stretch of the coastline by the River Blackwater estuary.

Whether you rent a romantic retreat, a family cottage or group accommodation, we hope you find the perfect holiday rental for you in or not far from Tollesbury on Country Cottages Online.

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

10 rental properties

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The Wobbin, Tollesbury, Essex, East Anglia, England

3 bedroom Country Cottage

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

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

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £556

Broman's Barn, Colchester, Essex, East Anglia, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, Tollesbury 7 miles away

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

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.

Weekly Price from: £399

Ropes Cottage, Colchester, Essex, East Anglia, England

3 bedroom Historic Cottage, Tollesbury 9 miles away

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
no dogs allowed
4 star

Historic 3 bedroom cottage in the heart of Colchester.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £446
Next availability:
from 29 October to 30 October 20 from 01 November to 08 November 20

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

1 bedroom Lodges, Tollesbury 12 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: £743
Next availability:
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The Herons, South Woodham Ferrers, Essex, East Anglia, England

1 bedroom House, Tollesbury 12 miles away

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

Well presented holiday cottage sleeping 2 in the pleasant town of South Woodham Ferrers, with riverside walks available near by as well as good train links in to London.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £300

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

4 bedroom Cottages, Tollesbury 15 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

Rafe Hall Coach House, Pebmarsh, Essex, East Anglia, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Tollesbury 16 miles away

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

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.

Weekly Price from: £605

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

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat, Tollesbury 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

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

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

3 bedroom Barn Conversion, Tollesbury 20 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: £534
Next availability:
from 31 October to 07 November 20 from 16 November to 20 November 20

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

3 bedroom Barn Conversions, Tollesbury 20 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