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Cottages for Christmas

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A detached single-storey cottage located in Sandilands near Sutton-On-Sea, Lincolnshire. En-suite bedrooms. Woodburning stove. Close to beach. Mablethorpe 4.1 miles; Ingoldmells 8.7 miles; Skegness 12.4 miles. (Ref. 1069237)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Dishwasher

7 nights from Mon 23rd Dec was £1605 £1288

  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsNo

    4.9

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Beautifully presented, former crofter's cottage located near the village of Cannich, in the Scottish Highlands. Countryside views. WiFi. Woodburner. Beauly 12 miles. (Ref. 1009456)

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  • Off-road parking
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Mon 23rd Dec was £980 £896

  • Sleeps5
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsNo

    4.7

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A charming, two-bedroom, stone-fronted cottage resting in Thornton-le-Dale, North Yorkshire. Characterful. Close to amenities. In National Park. Ground-floor accommodation. Pickering 2.8 miles; Scarborough 15.6 miles; York 25.4 miles. (Ref. 1128348)

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  • Electric vehicle charging
  • Ground floor bedroom
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7 nights from Sun 22nd Dec was £1034 £884

  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsYes

    4.3

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A fabulous, ground-floor apartment overlooking the sea in Kilkee, County Clare. Dog-friendly. Family-friendly. Close to beach. Sea views. Kilrush 8.3 miles; Ennis 32.2 miles. (Ref. 1126070)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
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  • Sleeps5
  • Bedrooms3
  • PetsNo

    4.6

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Charming Exmoor apartment in the heart of pretty village with views to Dunster castle. In Dunster. (Ref. 975960)

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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Sun 29th Dec was £746 £715

  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
  • PetsNo

    5.0

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A quirky, first-floor apartment in Holmfirth, West Yorkshire. Open-plan living. Character features. Romantic dwelling. Meltham 4.1 miles; Huddersfield 6.7 miles. (Ref. 1099655)

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  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
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    4.1

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An 18th century, three-storey end-of-terrace in Chloe Mead near Stroud. Woodburning stove. Lovely views. Ideal for couples. Cirencester 12.5 miles; Gloucester 13.8 miles. (Ref. 1050100)

  • Washing machine

7 nights from Sat 21st Dec £560

  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
  • PetsNo

    4.8

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A delightful one-bedroom terrace cottage resting in Kerridge, Cheshire. Open-plan. Woodburning stove. Off-road parking. Macclesfield 3.5 miles; Buxton 11.8 miles; Manchester 19.4 miles. (Ref. 1078173)

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  • Washing machine

7 nights from Mon 23rd Dec was £742 £688

  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms1
  • PetsYes

    4.9

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Wavecrest is a delightful, detached bungalow resting in the coastal town of Hornsea, East Riding of Yorkshire. Pet-friendly. Close to a beach. Sea views. Bridlington 15 miles; Hull 16.4 miles; Scarborough 32.6 miles. (Ref. 1138563)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
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7 nights from Sun 29th Dec was £953 £910

  • Sleeps3
  • Bedrooms1
  • PetsYes

    4.8

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A delightful cottage based in the centre of Dunster, Somerset. Woodburning stove. Dishwasher. Enclosed garden. Minehead 3.1 miles. (Ref. 1103732)

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7 nights from Sun 22nd Dec was £699 £668

  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
  • PetsNo

    4.9

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Quality barn conversion near Gilling West. En-suite, welcoming accommodation with WiFi, garden. Close to walks, village pub, ideal touring base. (Ref. 934811)

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  • Off-road parking
  • Dishwasher
  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Thu 26th Dec £638

  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsYes

    4.9

    Outstanding

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A delightful, converted stable nestled in a quiet location on a working farm in the village of Spetisbury, Dorset. Smart TV. Woodburning stove. Pet-friendly. Blandford St Mary 3.4 miles; Poole 12.2 miles; Bournemouth 16.6 miles (Ref. 1127126)

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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Sun 29th Dec was £1160 £977

  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
  • PetsNo

    4.7

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Cosy, detached New Forest cottage situated in an acre of gardens with direct access to both forest walks and cycle trails. Beaulieu 1 mile. (Ref. 6495)

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  • Sleeps6
  • Bedrooms3
  • PetsYes

    4.7

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A beautiful three-storey, mid-terrace Victorian house resting in Ambleside, Cumbria. Near Lake Windermere. Smart TVs. En-suite bedrooms. In a National Park. Off-road parking. Windermere 3.8 miles; Grasmere 5.2 mile; Keswick 17.5 miles. (Ref. 1064443)

  • Wi-fi
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  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine

7 nights from Sun 29th Dec was £1502 £1371

  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsYes

    5.0

    Perfect

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A well-presented first-floor apartment situated in the village of Thwaite near Muker. Scenic location. Ideal for couples. WiFi. Reeth 10.1 miles; Richmond 21.4 miles. (Ref. 973469)

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  • Dishwasher
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7 nights from Sun 29th Dec was £825 £789

  • Sleeps8
  • Bedrooms4
  • PetsYes

    4.8

    Outstanding

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Delightful semi-detached barn conversion in Farndale, 2 miles from Low Mills. Fabulous farmhouse kitchen with open fire. Excellent walking and cycling nearby. Kirkbymoorside 10 miles. (Ref. 1392)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Baby-friendly
  • Sleeps6
  • Bedrooms3
  • PetsYes

    4.8

    Outstanding

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An exceptional lodge resting upon a working farm in South Derbyshire. Single-storey accommodation. Hot tub. WiFi. Pet-friendly. Sauna. Burton upon Trent 6.2 miles; Derby 14.2 miles. (Ref. 1038948)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Hot Tub
  • Dishwasher
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  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
  • PetsYes

    4.2

    Good

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An intimate holiday getaway situated within the 16th-century grounds of Brodie Castle. Open fire. Romantic retreat. Unique. Nairn 6.7 miles; Kinloss 7.4 miles; Findhorn 9.7 miles. (Ref. 1060400)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
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  • Baby-friendly
  • 10% off - Wed 21st Feb to 4th May 2024

  • Sleeps8
  • Bedrooms4
  • PetsNo

    4.8

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A unique, converted windmill nestled in the small village of Holmeswood in West Lancashire. Six floors. Animal farm next door. Ample off-road parking. Ormskirk 5.9 miles; Southport 10.2 miles; Liverpool 21.6 miles. (Ref. 1079115)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking

7 nights from Sun 22nd Dec was £2165 £2065

  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsNo

    4.9

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Superb ground floor cottage set in spacious grounds, one mile from the village of Mawdesley. Two double bedrooms, corner bath. Many attractions close by. An ideal base for touring this lovely corner of Lancashire. Southport 13 miles. (Ref. 916440)

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If you're seeking an extra-special Christmas break in the UK, each of these Christmas cottages is in a destination worthy of the grandest occasions. So, whether you're planning a family holiday or hoping to escape the annual rush with your partner, there's bound to be a Christmas cottage that's like a perfectly gift-wrapped present just for you.

Why Christmas Cottages?

We've all been there: crowded around the dinner table, elbows knocking into each other, and squabbling over pigs in blankets and sprouts. But with this collection of cottages for Christmas, space will be the last thing you'll be short on.

Many of these Christmas cottages in the UK are already decorated! Most owners are more than willing to have the decorations in place before your arrival, leaving you to enjoy an especially festive welcome when you step into your chosen cottage.

From private farmhouses and elegant manor houses to custom complexes and converted barns, these cottages for Christmas come in all shapes and sizes. However, if you like to spend this time of year, there is bound to be something for you! For more inspiration for your Christmas getaway, check out our UK travel guide.

Places to visit from these cottages for Christmas

Christmas cottages are scattered across the entire UK, allowing you to enjoy the festive season in your favourite place. Venture to the Cotswolds, a place known for the spectacular lights of Sudeley Castle and Blenheim Palace, as well as the picturesque Christmas markets in Cheltenham and Bath.

Outdoor enthusiasts should look into cottages for Christmas in the Scottish Highlands, with the wide range of skiing and snowboarding resorts on offer, including the Nevis Range Mountain Resort, as well as endless strolls through the rugged countryside.

More places to visit from your Christmas cottage:

Cornwall 

Dorset

Lake District

North York Moors & Coast

Northumberland

Types of Christmas Cottages in the UK

Book one of these Christmas cottages today to embark on a trip full of festive fun! If you'd like to go away for the New Year instead, be sure to browse this array New Year Cottages, or take the holidays further and extend your Christmas getaway by choosing from this fantastic selection of cottages for Christmas and New Year.

Those wanting to treat their loved ones to an idyllic stay in a rustic setting during the festive period should take a look at this collection of Christmas lodges and cabins. Alternatively, browse this selection of Christmas-decorated cottages to rent! Or these Christmas breaks with hot tub or these dog-friendly Christmas breaks. If you only want to escape the every day for a two- to four-night stay this winter, select one of these short break cottages for Christmas and New Year.