Northampton, self-catering holiday cottages, barns, rural retreats and lodges to rent in Northamptonshire, England

3 holiday rentals
Northampton 15 miles away

Wayside Cottage,

Bedford, Bedfordshire, England
sleeps  3 sleeps 3
2 bedrooms 2 bedrooms
1 bathrooms 1 bathroom
2 dogs welcome  2 dogs
family friendly family friendly

Charming 2 bedroom stone-built pet-friendly holiday cottage in a village setting near Bedford, with private outdoor hot tub, and good walks from the doorstep.

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Facilities, Features & Awards:
TVDishwasherWashing machineMicrowaveFree WifiGarden
7 nights from £681
Next available: 27 Jun - 7 nights
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Northampton 9 miles away

Greens Norton House,

Towcester, Northamptonshire, England
sleeps  25 sleeps 25
12 bedrooms 12 bedrooms
7 bathrooms 7 bathrooms
 dog-friendly cottage
family friendly family friendly

Spacious 10 bedroom no pets farmhouse rental, complete with bubbly hot tub, games room and generous grounds with children’s play area, near Towcester and Silverstone.

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ground floor bedroomensuite(s)
Facilities, Features & Awards:
TVDishwasherMicrowaveGames roomPrivate Outdoor Hot TubFree WifiGardenParking
7 nights from £7700
Next available: 01 Jul - 3 nights
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Northampton 18 miles away

Swift Stables,

Mowsley, Leicestershire, England
sleeps  6 sleeps 6
3 bedrooms 3 bedrooms
1 bathrooms 1 bathroom
no dogs allowed No pets
family friendly family friendly

Escape for a rural retreat break at this picture-perfect family-friendly 3 bedroom holiday lodge, nestled by unspoilt Leicestershire countryside close to Market Harborough, this is excellent walking country and some fantastic attractions for days out include Leicester’s National Space Centre not too far away and further afield Warwick is within an hour’s drive.

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TVDishwasherWashing machineMicrowaveFree WifiEnclosed GardenParking
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7 nights from £500
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Take it easy on a self-catered break in Northampton, Northamptonshire’s county town.  With a great choice of shops, restaurants and bars, there is plenty to keep you entertained in Northampton, including museums and galleries.

What Northampton offers for Self-Catering Breaks

Stay in Northampton in a holiday apartment or townhouse or rent a barn conversion or rural retreat in the nearby countryside.

Ideas on Things to See and Do on a Cottage Break in Northampton

  • Visit historic Rockingham Castle, a fascinating Normal Castle around 40 minutes’ drive from Northampton where you can take a tour of the castle and enjoy visiting the beautiful gardens.
  • Discover idyllic canalside scenery with a trip to Stoke Bruern, less than 10 miles from Northampton.
  • Keep the kids entertained with an outing to Woburn Safari Park, only around 30 minutes’ drive from Northampton where your own little monkeys can enjoy gazing out of the car windows at real monkeys.
  • More family fun can be found at Wicksteed Park near Kettering where there are numerous rides, one of the UK’s longest zip wires, an indoor play factory and extensive parklands to discover.  Wicksteed Park is only around half an hour’s drive from Northampton.
  • If you’re looking to do some designer shopping without the price tags to match then a visit to Bicester Designer Village could be in order.  Just 45 minutes’ drive from Northampton, people come from far and wide to bag a bargain at this designer village.

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Northampton is a friendly market town, main administrative city for Northamptonshire. There is an impressive former guildhall that is worth admiring (now council offices) and several handsome period buildings.

There is a museum and art gallery across from the Guildhall.

A daily market is held in the enormous market square, the produce varies depending on the day of the week. The largest market is held on a Friday and Saturday.

There is a good shopping area around the high street with numerous shops including large chain stores. The PDSA run a clothing outlet for ex-store ladieswear including items from high class shops such as Monsoon at discount prices. There are plenty of eateries and coffee shops should you wish to meet up with friends.

You will find excellent transport links with Northampton which enable you to visit other places nearby should you wish to go for day trips. Warwick and Warwick Castle, Stratford upon Avon, Birmingham, the West Midlands, and many other places of interest are within a half-hour drive.

Whatever you choose to do on your holiday in Northamptonshire, we hope we’ve inspired you with our helpful hints, tips and ideas and that you have a fantastic self-catering holiday in Northampton.

Whether you choose to book a holiday cottage in Northampton, an apartment, a lodge or another type of self-catering holiday accommodation, we hope you have your best holiday yet in Northamptonshire.

Frequently Asked Questions about Northampton

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Read the description of Northampton to find out ideas and tips on the best things to see and do. Also see our area guides for more information on what Northamptonshire has to offer for holidaymakers.

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