Cottage rentals in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England

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.

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.

Book a Northampton cottage and look forward to discovering some of the best of Northamptonshire on holiday.

4 rental properties

Popular destinations in Northamptonshire:

Cabins beside a fishing lake, Great Oxendon, Northamptonshire, Midlands, England

2 bedroom Cottage, Northampton 14 miles away

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

We have two pet-friendly self-catering log cabins standing in a beautiful rural lakeside setting.

Weekly Price from: £175

Maythorn Farm Barn Conversion, Stevington, Bedfordshire, East England , England

3 bedroom Rural Retreat, Northampton 15 miles away

sleeps 2 - 7 guests
2 - 7
3 bedrooms
3
2 bathrooms
2
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome
3

Stunning 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom pet-friendly barn conversion with open plan ground floor (suitable for families, people with disabilities and pets), , located in a rural and tranquil setting with lovely meadow views, around midway between Cambridge, Oxford and London and well located for discovering a great range of attractions on days out.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £750

Swift Stables, Mowsley, Leicestershire, Midlands, England

3 bedroom Holiday Lodge, Northampton 18 miles away

sleeps 1 - 6 guests
1 - 6
3 bedrooms
3
1 bathrooms
1
no dogs allowed

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.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £500

Waterloo Farm Leisure, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, Midlands, England

2 bedroom Log Cabin, Northampton 19 miles away

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

Book a stay in a lakeside log cabin at Waterloo Farm Leisure and look forward to a relaxing break away, fishing, bird watching and cycling are just some of the activities to enjoy locally, fishing can be enjoyed on the owner's coarse fishing lakes on site.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £160