Last Minute Cottage Holidays in England

Last Minute Cottages

Searching for a last minute cottage getaway in England? From the Cotswolds to the South West and North of England, England is home to so many beautiful regions and is a great country for a late cottage break away.

Find the best last minute cottage in England for you

From lodges to family-cabins and romantic retreats, Country Cottages Online features a great choice of last minute holidays in England. Shown below are cottages with late availability in the next 7 days. Things can change fast though so we recommend that you call owners direct to find out more about their latest availability.

Savings and discounts can often be found for last minute cottages, so speaking to the owner direct is recommended. To help you find what you are looking for quickly and easily, if you have pets, you may want to take a look at pet-friendly cottages with late availability.

We hope you find an inspirational place for a spontaneous break in England and that you secure a great deal on your last minute booking.

Find a late cottage break using the search options below:

Choose from holiday cottages, lodges, romantic retreats, holiday barns, big holiday rentals and cottage complexes.

Late availability from 20/04 to 20/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 4 - 8 guests 4 - 8
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4 bedrooms 4
3 bathrooms 3
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

4 bedroom Cottage

Last remaining April availability Family-friendly and pet-friendly cottage in Cornwall with superb country views and private hot tub, just 10 minutes' walk from Treyarnon Bay.

Facilities & Features: TVFree WifiOutdoor Hot Tub

Late availability from 20/04 to 20/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 2 - 4 guests 2 - 4
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2 bedrooms 2
2 bathrooms 2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

2 bedroom Barn Conversion

Late availability Charming 2 en-suite bedroom dog-friendly barn conversion in Combe Martin, with private sun terrace and stunning country views.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree Wifi
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Nutcombe Farm
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 14 people.
Viewed 15 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 21/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 2 - 5 guests 2 - 5
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2 bedrooms 2
2 bathrooms 2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

2 bedroom Cottage ; Bungalow ; Cottage complex ; Farmstay ; Barn Conversion ; Rural Retreat ; Party House ; Family party house ; Birthday party house ; House for anniversary parties ; Family Cottages ; Dog-Friendly ;

Last remaining April availability Two bedroom pet-friendly barn conversion with rural views, warming woodburner and outdoor hot tub in the lovely Lincolnshire Fens.

Facilities & Features: Gold Award Winning CottageTVFree Wifi
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Elms Farm Cottages
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 17 people.
Viewed 66 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 21/04/24
sleeps 5 - 25 guests 5 - 25
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5 bedrooms 5
7 bathrooms 7
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

5 bedroom Large Country House

Last remaining April availability Unique Grade II listed holiday barn situated next to meadows and ponds in rural Suffolk with an attractive enclosed garden.

Facilities & Features: TVGames roomTennis court

Late availability from 20/04 to 22/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 11 - 22 guests 11 - 22
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11 bedrooms 11
5 bathrooms 5
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome3

11 bedroom Manor House

Late availability Fine country holiday house with 11 bedrooms, set in two and a half acres of gardens in rural Dorset just one mile from the seaside, bookings welcome for weddings, special celebrations, family and group holidays.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree WifiGames room

Late availability from 20/04 to 22/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 1 - 2 guests 1 - 2
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1 bedrooms 1
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

1 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage

Last remaining April availability Charming romantic retreat with views out to the Malvern Hills, less than 8 miles from Ledbury and 10 miles from Hereford and close to the Wye Valley AONB.

Facilities & Features: Gold Award Winning CottageDigital TVFree Wifi
1 of 5 listed cottages. See more properties from Longview Cottages
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 33 people.

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 1 - 2 guests 1 - 2
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1 bedrooms 1
1 bathrooms 1
no dogs allowed

1 bedroom Holiday Home

Last remaining April availability Apple Loft is a stylish romantic holiday home, perfect for 2 with wonderful tree top views of the Devonshire Hills and a lovely location amongst gorgeous countryside at Twistgates Farm, just 30 minutes’ drive from the Jurassic Coast.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree Wifi
1 of 4 listed cottages. See more properties from Twistgates Farm
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 14 people.

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 3 - 6 guests 3 - 6
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3 bedrooms 3
3 bathrooms 3
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

3 bedroom Cottage ; Bungalow ; Cottage complex ; Farmstay ; Rural Retreat ; Remote cottage ; Secluded cottage ; Family Cottages ; Dog-Friendly ;

Last remaining April availability Gold award winning 5 star rated, 3 en-suite bedroom pet-friendly rural retreat, located midway between Hereford and Hay on Wye, with good walks from the doorstep.

Facilities & Features: Gold Award Winning CottageDigital TVFree Wifi

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 5 - 11 guests 5 - 11
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5 bedrooms 5
5 bathrooms 5
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

5 bedroom Large Country House

Last remaining April availability Superb high quality 5 bedroom holiday house with luxurious interior and games room with pool table and table tennis just 15 minutes’ drive from the beautiful town of Hereford (three of the five bedrooms have ensuite facilities and one of these ensuite bedrooms is on the ground floor and may suit a couple who want to avoid stairs).

Facilities & Features: Gold Award Winning CottageDigital TVFree WifiGames room
1 of 5 listed cottages. See more properties from Longview Cottages
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 33 people.
Viewed 12 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 2 - 5 guests 2 - 5
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2 bedrooms 2
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 6 dog(s) welcome6

2 bedroom Rural Retreat

Spring availability 2 bedroom pet-friendly holiday barn with exposed beams, style and charm, located close to Bolberry Down and just 4 miles from Salcombe.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Bolberry Farm Cottages
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 16 people.

Late availability from 20/04 to 27/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 3 - 7 guests 3 - 7
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3 bedrooms 3
2 bathrooms 2
dog-friendly cottage, 4 dog(s) welcome4

3 bedroom Holiday Cottage

Last remaining April availability With a warm bubbly hot tub with outstanding countryside views and a location in the pretty village of Malborough in the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a location just 5 minutes drive from the coast, this dog-friendly holiday home has plenty to recommend it.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree WifiOutdoor Hot Tub

Late availability from 20/04 to 27/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 2 - 4 guests 2 - 4
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2 bedrooms 2
2 bathrooms 2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

2 bedroom Barn Conversion

Late availability Charming 2 en-suite bedroom dog-friendly barn conversion in Combe Martin, with private sun terrace and stunning country views.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree Wifi
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Nutcombe Farm
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 14 people.

Late availability from 20/04 to 27/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 3 - 6 guests 3 - 6
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3 bedrooms 3
3 bathrooms 3
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

3 bedroom Barn Conversions

Late availability Beautiful 3 bedroom (all ensuite) pet-friendly barn conversion with sunny terrace and ideal location, nestled next to countryside in Exmoor National Park, just 2 miles from the local beach.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Nutcombe Farm
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 14 people.
Viewed 18 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 29/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 1 - 4 guests 1 - 4
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1 bedrooms 1
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 4 dog(s) welcome4

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat

Last remaining April availability Stylish 1 bedroom pet-friendly holiday rental with sea and countryside views plus a balcony for sitting out and enjoying the view, just 4 miles from Salcombe and 20 miles from Dartmouth.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Ocean Reach Holiday Homes
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 13 people.
Viewed 22 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 29/04/24
sleeps 1 - 4 guests 1 - 4
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1 bedrooms 1
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 4 dog(s) welcome4

1 bedroom Ground Floor Holiday Rental

Last remaining April availability Stylish romantic pet-friendly coastal holiday home with sea views set within the South Devon AONB, just 4 miles from Salcombe.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Ocean Reach Holiday Homes
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 13 people.
Viewed 17 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 30/04/24
sleeps 2 - 4 guests 2 - 4
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2 bedrooms 2
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

2 bedroom Cottage ; Barn Conversion ; Rural Retreat ; Family Cottages ;

Last remaining April availability Stylish and welcoming 2 bedroom dog-friendly barn conversion on a working farm in Bude, enjoying access to the farm’s leisure facilities including a swimming pool, a tennis court and a games room with soft play facilities and pool table.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree WifiGames roomOutdoor Hot TubOwn swimming pool (Swim in the beautifully warm water of our indoor swimming pool. Open all year round, the swimming pool is at the heart of the Court Farm complex in North Cornwall. The pool is heated to around 30c.)Tennis court
1 of 5 listed cottages. See more properties from Court Farm Holidays
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 54 people.
Viewed 16 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 30/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 2 - 4 guests 2 - 4
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2 bedrooms 2
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 6 dog(s) welcome6

2 bedroom Rural Retreat

Spring availability Charming 2 bedroom pet-friendly barn conversion with own garden, set next to tranquil countryside, just 4 miles from Salcombe and Salcombe North Sands beach.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree Wifi
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Bolberry Farm Cottages
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 16 people.
Viewed 27 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 03/05/24
sleeps 3 - 6 guests 3 - 6
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3 bedrooms 3
2 bathrooms 2
dog-friendly cottage

3 bedroom Barn Conversion

Late availability Wonderful rural barn conversion with fantastic views out to the Malvern Hills, situated within its own private fenced garden on a small holding and surrounded by glorious Worcestershire countryside, both family-friendly and dog-friendly.

Facilities & Features: TVTennis court
Viewed 14 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 03/05/24
no booking fee
sleeps 3 - 7 guests 3 - 7
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3 bedrooms 3
2 bathrooms 2
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

3 bedroom Rural Retreat

Spring availability Charming and homely 3 bedroom pet-friendly barn conversion with enclosed garden, close to South Milton Sands, Thurlestone Beach and just 4 miles from Salcombe.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Bolberry Farm Cottages
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 16 people.

Late availability from 20/04 to 04/05/24
no booking fee
sleeps 1 - 4 guests 1 - 4
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2 bedrooms 2
1 bathrooms 1
no dogs allowed

2 bedroom Cottage by the Riverbank

Easter availability Escape for a romantic break or tranquil holiday in this delightful 2 bedroom holiday home, with a riverside garden this is a great place for a fishing break or take it easy holiday in Whitby and is conveniently close to the North York Moors National Park and the North Yorkshire Coast.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi
Viewed 23 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
sleeps 11 - 25 guests 11 - 25
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11 bedrooms 11
9 bathrooms 9
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

11 bedroom Mansion

Wonderful Georgian country house set in over an acre of gardens close to a gorgeous Dorset valley and near to the seaside, with a location and accommodation like this, this is a very special place.

Facilities & Features: TVFree WifiGames room

Late availability from 20/04 to 23/04/24
sleeps 3 - 6 guests 3 - 6
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3 bedrooms 3
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

3 bedroom Cottage

Comfortable and welcoming holiday bungalow just a short stroll from a beautiful sandy beach in Holme next the Sea, pet-friendly and family-friendly, this is a fantastic cottage for a relaxing holiday by the seaside and is well located for discovering the beautiful North Norfolk coast.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
sleeps 13 - 26 guests 13 - 26
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13 bedrooms 13
13 bathrooms 13
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

13 bedroom Wedding Venue

Fabulous 13 bedroom large country house located within extensive gardens in the Lincolnshire Wolds area, with a games room, sauna, indoor hot tub and a secluded location as well as country views, this unique house is ideal for large family groups, special celebrations and reunions (it's even possible to get married here as the house is licensed for civil ceremonies and intimate weddings for up to 50 people).

Facilities & Features: TVFree WifiGames roomIndoor Hot TubSauna

Late availability from 20/04 to 25/05/24
no booking fee
sleeps 1 - 5 guests 1 - 5
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2 bedrooms 2
1 bathrooms 1
no dogs allowed

2 bedroom Apartment

Luxurious 5 star rated 2 bedroom holiday apartment located on the Colmer Estate in Devon where the excellent shared leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor pool, fishing lake, gym and extensive gardens.

Facilities & Features: TVFree WifiGames roomHeated poolTennis court
Viewed 16 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 1 - 2 guests 1 - 2
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1 bedrooms 1
1 bathrooms 1
no dogs allowed

1 bedroom Farmstay

Fabulous romantic cottage, 4 star rated with its own secluded private hot tub, spoil the one you love on a special break to remember.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree WifiGames roomOutdoor Hot Tub
Viewed 21 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 30/04/24
sleeps 3 - 6 guests 3 - 6
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3 bedrooms 3
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome3

3 bedroom Cottage

Spacious detached country cottage just opposite canal tow path with wooden beams, wood burner, open fire and plenty of character, along with lawned gardens from which you can enjoy views of nearby farmlands and fields and wildlife watch.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi

Late availability from 20/04 to 25/05/24
sleeps 1 - 4 guests 1 - 4
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2 bedrooms 2
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

2 bedroom Cottage

Family-friendly and dog-friendly two bedroom holiday cottage with free access to the fantastic shared facilities at the Colmer Estate which include an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor pool, gym, fishing lake, tennis court, children's play area and extensive gardens.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree WifiGames roomHeated poolTennis court

Late availability from 20/04 to 25/04/24
sleeps 10 - 35 guests 10 - 35
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12 bedrooms 12
9 bathrooms 9
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

12 bedroom Listed building

Fine country house set amongst glorious Devon countryside, this property has 11 bedrooms, large gardens, a games barn, indoor heated swimming pool and even has an old romantic chapel, overall, a perfect holiday home for special celebrations, large groups and family holidays.

Facilities & Features: TVFree WifiGames roomHeated pool

Late availability from 20/04 to 10/05/24
no booking fee
sleeps 2 - 4 guests 2 - 4
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2 bedrooms 2
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

2 bedroom Stone-built Cottage

Charming single-storey 2 bedroom holiday cottage in historic market-town of Saxmundham, just 8 miles from Aldeburgh on the Suffolk Heritage Coast, one small pet dog welcome.

Facilities & Features: Gold Award Winning CottageDigital TVFree Wifi
Viewed 13 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 22/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 3 - 6 guests 3 - 6
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3 bedrooms 3
3 bathrooms 3
no dogs allowed

3 bedroom Cottage

Fantastic rural retreat, this family-friendly self-catering farmhouse enjoys a tranquil setting in Leicestershire and with views of the surrounding countryside, high quality accommodation, a gold award, a private hot tub and half an acre of gardens, has plenty to recommend it.

Facilities & Features: Gold Award Winning CottageTVFree WifiGames roomOutdoor Hot Tub

Late availability from 20/04 to 04/05/24
sleeps 1 - 2 guests 1 - 2
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1 bedrooms 1
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

1 bedroom Cottage

Acorn Retreat is a high quality rural holiday apartment close to Exmoor National Park, set in idyllic lush grounds with extensive gardens where there are lakes and ponds, this location is perfect for relaxing and for enjoying fly fishing on the lake and on the River Bray.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree Wifi
Viewed 29 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 03/05/24
sleeps 1 - 4 guests 1 - 4
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2 bedrooms 2
2 bathrooms 2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

2 bedroom Country Cottage

High quality boutique style holiday home set in a peaceful rural setting with a tranquil garden and private hot tub.

Facilities & Features: Gold Award Winning CottageTVFree WifiOutdoor Hot Tub
1 of 10 listed cottages. See more properties from Woodlands Retreats
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 131 people.

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
sleeps 2 - 5 guests 2 - 5
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2 bedrooms 2
3 bathrooms 3
no dogs allowed

2 bedroom Barn Conversion

The Granary is a stunning barn conversion with a private hot tub and enclosed garden area, set in the idyllic Somerset countryside on a working Somerset cider farm, and is a great place to relax and unwind on holiday.

Facilities & Features: TVFree WifiOutdoor Hot Tub
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Somerset Country Escape
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 15 people.
Viewed 30 times recently.

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
sleeps 11 - 26 guests 11 - 26
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11 bedrooms 11
6 bathrooms 6
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

11 bedroom Mansion

Large country house with 11 bedrooms and many fine features, nestled in pleasant private gardens by glorious unspoilt countryside, within easy reach of Worcester, Hereford, Cheltenham and the Malvern Hills, ideal for large family or group getaways, parties, special celebrations and special holidays.

Facilities & Features: TVFree WifiGames room

Late availability from 20/04 to 17/05/24
sleeps 10 - 23 guests 10 - 23
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9 bedrooms 9
10 bathrooms 10
dog-friendly cottage, 3 dog(s) welcome3

9 bedroom Large Country House

Situated by the river valley of Torridge, this large country house has 9 bedrooms, beautiful gardens, an outdoor swimming pool and a private hot tub and has plenty to recommend it for hen parties, stag parties, special holidays and even weddings.

Facilities & Features: TVGames roomOutdoor Hot TubHeated poolTennis court

Late availability from 20/04 to 22/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 1 - 4 guests 1 - 4
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2 bedrooms 2
2 bathrooms 2
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

2 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage

Secluded 2 bedroom country cottage with meadow views, exposed wooden beams, character features and a lovely garden located by the Blackdown Hills in Devon with the Jurassic Coast close by, both family-friendly and dog-friendly.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree Wifi
1 of 4 listed cottages. See more properties from Twistgates Farm
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 14 people.

Late availability from 20/04 to 25/04/24
sleeps 5 - 15 guests 5 - 15
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5 bedrooms 5
3 bathrooms 3
dog-friendly cottage, 4 dog(s) welcome4

5 bedroom Log Cabin

High quality 3 bedroom log cabin situated on a farm close to the Blackdown Hills with gorgeous views of the Yarty Valley.

Facilities & Features: TVFree Wifi

Late availability from 20/04 to 03/05/24
no booking fee
sleeps 1 - 2 guests 1 - 2
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1 bedrooms 1
1 bathrooms 1
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome1

1 bedroom Country Cottage

A unique and pretty stone cottage for two, ideal for romantic breaks, nestled in a tranquil valley in South Devon with a private garden and valley views.

Facilities & Features: Digital TVFree Wifi
1 of 3 listed cottages. See more properties from Dittiscombe Estate & Cottages
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 8 people.

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
no booking fee
sleeps 8 - 26 guests 8 - 26
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8 bedrooms 8
7 bathrooms 7
dog-friendly cottage, 6 dog(s) welcome6

8 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage

Wonderful large holiday home with relaxing private hot tub and countryside views sleeping up to 26 in 8 bedrooms in high quality accommodation, set on a lovely Cotswold Country Estate just 20 minutes drive from Oxford, 30 minutes from Cheltenham and one hour's drive from London.

Facilities & Features: TVFree WifiGames roomOutdoor Hot Tub
1 of 4 listed cottages. See more properties from Cotswold Manor Estate
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 87 people.

Late availability from 20/04 to 26/04/24
sleeps 7 - 14 guests 7 - 14
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7 bedrooms 7
5 bathrooms 5
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome2

7 bedroom Self-Catering Farmhouse

Beautiful thatched self-catering farmhouse with a total of 7 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms (with 4 bedrooms in the main house and 3 in the annexe) sleeping up to 14 offering stylish and luxurious accommodation combined with beautiful original features, with a fantastic 8 seater private hot tub with wonderful countryside views and a games room, fabulous holiday home for families and groups of friends looking to enjoy a special holiday in the West Country.

Facilities & Features: TVFree WifiGames roomOutdoor Hot Tub
1 of 10 listed cottages. See more properties from Woodlands Retreats
Total maximum capacity across all listed cottages: 131 people.