West England self-catering

From the hills and coasts of Cumbria, through the northern counties of Lancashire (for Blackpool),  Cheshire (Manchester and Chester), rural and olde worlde Shropshire and Herefordshire, Gloucestershire (for the Cotswolds), down to the fabulous West Country where many English people enjoy beach breaks,  are fabulous country cottages to rent for self-catering breaks.

England has so many stunning areas, wonderful national parks and a well developed tourist industry. It is increasingly eco-friendly to holiday close to home and the English are fortunate in their wide choice of both holiday accommodation and beautiful settings. Explore more of England - love your country!

Self-catering holiday cottages in England

314 properties match your search for West England self-catering
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Longtail Loft, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, England

1 bedroom Cottage Apartment, Lake District National Park.

Romantic retreat in the Lake District with stylish interior and a private warm bubbly spa hot tub, just a walk away from Bowness Village and beautiful Lake Windermere.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £595 to £695 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Special Offer: from 23 July 2018 to 26 July 2018; from 30 July 2018 to 03 August 2018; from 11 August 2018 to 14 August 2018;
Late availability: from 22 July 2018 to 16 September 2018;

Shepherd's Hut Barn, rural Dorset, Winterborne Whitechurch, Dorset, England

3 bedroom Holiday Barn, West Country.

Want to stay somewhere with tranquil rural views over fields and pastures where you can relax and unwind in Dorset? This 3 bedroom family-friendly and dog-friendly ban could be perfect, close to Thomas Hardy's Country and within reach of Dorset's Jurassic Coast for day trips.

Price range from £394 to £989 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 31 August 2018 to 14 September 2018; from 15 October 2018 to 26 October 2018; from 11 November 2018 to 16 November 2018;

Etland Barn near the Lake District National Park, Preston Patrick, Cumbria, England

6 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage, The Lake District and Cumbria.

Large 6 bedroom family-friendly and pet-friendly barn conversion with a modern and stylish interior, set in a tranquil rural hamlet next to lovely countryside close to Kendal in the Lake District National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £890 to £1897 per week
Sleeps from 6 to 13 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 4
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 01 September 2018 to 06 October 2018; from 12 October 2018 to 20 October 2018; from 03 November 2018 to 16 November 2018;

Meathop Hall Dogs-welcome Cottage, The Lake District , Meathop, Cumbria, England

6 bedroom Cottage, Lake District National Park.

Stunning stone-built large holiday farmhouse with 6 bedrooms situated in a rural hamlet and offering guests a taste of fine country living near Grange over Sands and conveniently close to the mountains and lakes of the Lake District National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £835 to £2035 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 13 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 4
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)
Next availability:
from 30 July 2018 to 03 August 2018; from 03 September 2018 to 07 September 2018; from 17 September 2018 to 21 September 2018;

Rosewall Cottage, Halsetown, Cornwall, England

2 bedroom Country Cottage, West Country.

Homely 2 bedroom country cottage conveniently close to the coast and just a short drive from the coastal town of St Ives and a choice of beautiful beaches.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £296 to £881 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)
Next availability:
from 15 September 2018 to 27 October 2018;

Beeson Farm Holiday Cottages South Devon, Kingsbridge, Devon, England

11 bedroom Cottage Complex, South Hams.

Award winning farm holiday cottages set within a peaceful Devonshire valley within an area of outstanding natural beauty, featured and recommended by the Guardian, Express and Observer.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Price range from £295 to £1050 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 22 people in 11 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 12
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Special Offer: from 21 July 2018 to 27 July 2018; from 07 September 2018 to 28 September 2018;
Late availability: from 21 July 2018 to 27 July 2018;

Schoolhouse Apartment near the Shropshire Hills, Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, England

2 bedroom Holiday Cottage, Heart of England.

This is a smart well presented holiday apartment which sleeps up to 4 in Bishop's Castle, with an outdoor hot tub and shared use of a tennis court, this could be a great base for a relaxing holiday, the Shropshire Way, Ludlow and the South Shropshire Hills are within easy reach.

Special features: free internet access, tennis court, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £348 to £597 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 30 July 2018 to 03 August 2018; from 24 August 2018 to 31 August 2018; from 07 September 2018 to 21 September 2018;

Millgrove House, Taunton, Somerset, England

6 bedroom Large Country House, Quantocks.

Secluded 5 star rated six bedroom country retreat in the West Country with swimming pool, enclosed garden and outdoor children's play area, sleeping a group of 12 family or friends (hen-do and stag-do bookings welcome).

Special features: free internet access, pool (In garden under Cover), games room.

Price range from £1000 to £4500 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 12 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 27 August 2018 to 31 August 2018; from 03 September 2018 to 07 September 2018; from 10 September 2018 to 14 September 2018;

Higher Burrow Farmhouse, Kingsbury Episcopi, Somerset, England

7 bedroom Large Country Holiday Home, West Country.

Large 7 bedroom country house with the wow-factor in Somerset, enjoy country views and luxurious spacious accommodation with a country twist, as well as a beautiful garden and 2 private outdoor hot tubs, just 18 miles from Glastonbury.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £2580 to £4280 per week
Sleeps from 15 to 17 people in 7 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 5
Pet Friendly: Yes
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 22 July 2018 to 26 July 2018; from 31 July 2018 to 06 August 2018; from 13 August 2018 to 17 August 2018;

The Treehouse, Taunton, Somerset, England

2 bedroom Unusual Self Catering, South West.

The Treehouse is a dream holiday home, nestled by the trees, this unique property is guaranteed to provide a memorable holiday and with a luxurious interior and an outdoor hot tub a stay here could be just magical.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Shared use of an indoor swimming pool), outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £690 to £1395 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 5 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 03 September 2018 to 10 September 2018; from 13 September 2018 to 22 October 2018; from 26 October 2018 to 29 October 2018;

Park House at Cossington Park, Cossington, Somerset, England

6 bedroom Country Holiday Home, Near the Quantocks & the Mendips and Exmoor.

Whatever the occasion, this fantastic 6 bedroom holiday house at Cossington Park is bound to appeal, for special celebrations or holidays with large groups of friends or family, this welcoming and spacious holiday home with shared access to a children’s play area with wooden fort and swing and beautiful gardens has plenty to recommend it.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £1591 to £5781 per week
Sleeps from 8 to 19 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 4
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)
Next availability:
from 23 July 2018 to 27 July 2018; from 30 July 2018 to 04 August 2018; from 24 August 2018 to 07 September 2018;

Brookside Country House, Ceiriog Valley, Bronygarth, Shropshire, England

10 bedroom Manor House, Glyn Ceiriog Valley.

Live it up at this 10 bedroom Country House, whatever the occasion, this impressive holiday house offers ample space for large groups of up to 30 and is set within 2 acres of gardens within the Glyn Ceiriog Valley, with elegant accommodation and views out to Chirk Castle plus shared access to an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, gym, tennis and squash courts, this is a very special Manor House, situated just 2 miles from Chirk.

Special features: free internet access, pool (), tennis court, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £2300 to £4894 per week
Sleeps from 15 to 30 people in 10 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 7
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)
Next availability:
from 03 September 2018 to 28 September 2018; from 30 September 2018 to 05 October 2018; from 08 October 2018 to 12 October 2018;

Newquay Apartment with Sea Views, Newquay, Cornwall, England

2 bedroom Coastal Apartment, West Country.

Stunning 2 bedroom coastal Newquay apartment with superb sea views and long balcony, sleek and stylish inside and situated next to Newquay golf course and just a walk away from Fistral beach.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £425 to £1784 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

The Shippen, Combe Martin, Devon, England

3 bedroom Barn Conversion, West Country.

With a warming woodburner in the lounge and 3 very comfortable bedrooms, the Shippen could be the ideal place for a family holiday (you can bring your pet dog too!), stay just 10 minutes' drive from Combe Martin's sandy beach and enjoy access to excellent shared leisure facilities on site including a heated indoor swimming pool, sauna and a tennis court, as well as access to a children's play area.

Special features: pool (Indoor heated swimming pool on site at Wheel Farm Cottages), tennis court.

Price range from £295 to £910 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 5 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 31 August 2018 to 26 October 2018; from 29 October 2018 to 20 December 2018; from 27 December 2018 to 28 December 2018;

The Farmhouse at Wheel Farm Cottages, Combe Martin, Devon, England

5 bedroom Large Holiday House, South West.

Ideal for big groups of up to 12 people, this beautifully presented 5 bedroom holiday house is part of the Wheel Farm Cottages collection and guests here enjoy access to superb shared leisure facilities on site including a heated indoor swimming pool, sauna and children's play area with slide and climbing frame, and Combe Martin's lovely sandy beach is just 10 minutes' drive away.

Special features: pool (Heated indoor swimming pool on site at Wheel Farm Cottages), tennis court.

Price range from £625 to £2325 per week
Sleeps from 8 to 12 people in 5 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 31 August 2018 to 08 October 2018; from 16 October 2018 to 19 October 2018; from 31 October 2018 to 02 November 2018;

Stonebank Annexe, Chickerell, Weymouth, Dorset, England

2 bedroom Cottage, World Heritage Jurassic Coast.

Charming 2 bedroom, dog-friendly holiday home located near the heart of Chickerell, conveniently close to the beautiful Dorset Jurassic coast and just 3 miles from Weymouth.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £360 to £625 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Late availability: from 22 September 2018 to 27 October 2018;

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Ash Holiday Lodge, Washford, Somerset, England

4 bedroom Holiday Lodge, West Country.

Searching for a good quality wooden holiday lodge where you and your dog will be welcome and where you can relax and explore some of the best of Somerset? With 3 bedrooms, a private outdoor hot tub and a location only a couple of miles from the coast and Exmoor National Park this could be a great place for your next holiday.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £682 to £1265 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 8 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)
Next availability:
from 13 August 2018 to 14 August 2018; from 31 August 2018 to 07 September 2018; from 09 September 2018 to 21 September 2018;

The Lawns Luxury Apartment in Devon/Beautiful South Hams, Kingsbridge, Devon, England

2 bedroom Apartment, West Country.

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.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Two pools both heated indoor pool feet from the apartment heated all year also huge outdoor heated pool), tennis court, games room.

Price range from £590 to £1450 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 5 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Late availability: from 25 August 2018 to 01 September 2018;

Bartridge Farm Cottage, Umberleigh, Devon, England

2 bedroom Farm Cottage, West Country.

2 bedroom rural retreat with private warm bubbly hot tub, own swimming pool and stunning views over the Taw Valley out to Exmoor, idyllic place to relax and unwind in Tarka Country.

Special features: free internet access, pool (The warm indoor pool is next to the cottage.), outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £750 to £1500 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 5 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed
Next availability:
from 14 September 2018 to 24 September 2018; from 05 November 2018 to 09 November 2018; from 14 December 2018 to 07 January 2019;

Red Kite Cottage, Church Stretton, Shropshire, England

1 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage, Shropshire Hills AONB.

Idyllic rural retreat, ideal for a couple, but can sleep up to 4, in the unspoilt Shropshire Hills, within reach of Ludlow, Shrewsbury, Ironbridge and Leominster for days out.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £360 to £390 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Late availability: from 24 August 2018 to 27 August 2018;

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