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Over 25 years of experience in UK self-catering holidays.


Over 242,000 property reviews from real guests!

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Definitely not for people who are unable to climb stairs but otherwise cosy and comfortable accommodation.

Mr Fryer-saxby reviewed The Studio, 9 minutes ago
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The owners had thought of everything, it was clear that they cared very much about giving the customer a great holiday.

Mrs Stewart reviewed Masson View Apartment, 29 minutes ago
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The house was so much bigger than we thought it would be and on entering it had a home from home feeling.

Mrs Lister reviewed Dermot Cottage, 35 minutes ago
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We found the cottage to be very comfortable, with great views and well placed for a visit to the Lake District.

Mr Ullman reviewed Tidings, 1 hour ago
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What lovely accommodation, Kate had thought of everything, fresh eggs , lemonade , milk in the fridge and nibbles on our arrival, beautiful flowers and even detergent for the washing machine for me to wash our beach towels during the week, any questions were answered instantly , all in all this for us was home from home and we will be returning

Mrs Wilkinson reviewed The Shire Stables, 1 hour ago
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It was our first holiday in about 15/20 years and the cottage and the owners/landlords were very accomadating if we ever decide to go on holiday again although we loved bulls cottage ,i think we like to try another place next time .

Mr Hardwick reviewed Bulls Cottage, 1 hour ago

Pet Friendly Hot Tub New In Luxury Near A Pub Coastal Open Fire


Quality holiday cottages, value for money prices

At Sykes, we offer our customers a huge range of over 10,000 holiday cottages to rent across the UK and Ireland. Each one of our listed holiday cottages has been personally-inspected by a Sykes property expert and is priced fairly and affordably. Our diverse selection of cottage holidays in the UK and Ireland means there is something for everyone, from pet-friendly cottages and large holiday homes to cottages with hot tubs, you'll find it with Sykes. We use our 25 years' experience to match our customers with their dream holiday cottage, so what are you waiting for? Find out what we can offer you...

Why book with Sykes Holiday Cottages?

Great value: We think everyone deserves a break, so we work hard to ensure all of our cottage holidays are competitively priced. With a variety of discounted short breaks and special offers available, including last minute and off-season reductions, you can find a great deal on your next cottage holiday.

Here to help: You can book your next cottage holiday online or by getting in touch with one of our helpful holiday advisors. Our dedicated team of travel experts are on hand seven days a week to help plan your next cottage break and answer any queries you may have. Stay up to date with our amazing offers and promotions by signing up to our newsletter.

Book with confidence: Over our 25 year history, we've really got to know our customers. Our website features a wealth of information about the destinations we cover, as well as helpful descriptions and photographs of all our cottages. We publish genuine reviews from previous customers too, so you know just what to expect from your holiday cottage before you arrive.

Plenty of choice: With more self-catering holiday cottages added to our website each day, the toughest part of planning a cottage holiday is deciding where to stay! From three-night short breaks to weekly or fortnightly trips, we offer flexible breaks to suit any criteria, and with over 10,000 self-catering cottages to choose from, you're bound to find the perfect holiday home for you.

For the finest cottage holidays in the best locations, you can count on Sykes Cottages. From classic cottages in the country, luxury holiday homes near the coast and everything in between, our exclusive selection of handpicked holiday cottages provide the perfect base for any type of holiday.

We're proud of every one of our self-catering cottages, and are confident that we can find the ideal holiday home for you!