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Holidays in December

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A historic former Radar Station resting on the Whitsand Bay Fort Holiday Park on the outskirts of Millbrook, Cornwall. On-site facilities. Sea views. Off-road parking. Near a beach. Whitsand Bay 3.2 mile; Plymouth 21.7 miles. (Ref. 1123359)

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7 nights from £646

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Sweet studio close to Church Bay, Anglesey. Lovely views. Ideal for a romantic getaway. TV, Basic Sky package. Amenities 15 minute drive. Beach 10 minute drive. (Ref. 1009114)

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7 nights from £419

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Whitewater Seaview is a beautifully-presented apartment located in the stunning coastal town of Newquay, in North Cornwall. Pet-friendly. Sea views. Holywell 6.4 miles; Perranporth 8.8 miles; Truro 13.4 miles; Padstow 14.5 miles. (Ref. 1150351)

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7 nights from £590

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Teulu is a charming, four-storey dwelling based in Llangollen, Denbighshire. Pet-friendly. Close to amenities. In Clywdian Range and Dee Valley AONB. Oswestry 12.7 miles; Ruthin 15.2 miles; Chester 25.6 miles. (Ref. 1098584)

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7 nights from £466

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Lonsdale, a charming holiday home that lies in Falmouth, Cornwall. Hot tub. Near a beach. Close to amenities. Electric fire. Enclosed garden. Pet-friendly. Penryn 1.4 miles; Mabe 2.6 miles; Truro 9.7 miles. (Ref. 1150346)

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7 nights from £1682

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A charming cottage resting down a private road in Chideock, Dorset. Open fire. Enclosed garden. Off-road parking. Bridport 2.8 miles; West Bay 4.4 miles; Lyme Regis 7 miles. (Ref. 1059068)

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7 nights from £456

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A detached wooden lodge in a Barend holiday park, two miles from Colvend near Scotland's beautiful Solway coast. Ideal for the beach, fishing, walking and cycling. Coast 8 mins walk. Dalbeattie 6.5 miles. (Ref. 29159)

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7 nights from £404

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This romantic detached bungalow resides on the outskirts of Pickering, North Yorkshire. WiFi. Remote. Garden. Woodburning stove. Kirkbymoorside 7.5 miles; Helmsley 13 miles; Scarborough 18.5 miles. (Ref. 1062267)

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7 nights from £308

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An idyllic waterside retreat on the Lower Mill Estate, within the Cotswolds. Outstanding surroundings. Within an Area of Outstanding Beauty. On-site facilities. Cirencester 5.7 miles; Royal Wootton Bassett 10.4 miles; Stroud 17.4 miles. (Ref. 1061943)

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7 nights from £634

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This beautiful lakeside lodge rests in Halling, Kent. Smart TV. Astounding lake views. Lazy Spa hot tub. Rochester 4.9 miles; Maidstone 9.4 miles; Canterbury 34 miles. (Ref. 1043228)

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7 nights from £513

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This semi-detached cottage rests near the town of Montgomery. Remote location. Countryside views. Pets welcome. Montgomery 7.8 miles; Pennerley 9.6 miles; Shrewsbury 23 miles. (Ref. 1001599)

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7 nights from £329

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Lovely semi-detached Grade II listed barn conversion in rural location 5 miles from Shrewsbury. Open fire, tennis court, fishing. Superb walking. Church Stretton 10 miles. (Ref. 2601)

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7 nights from £404

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A charming detached cottage nestled in Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales. Woodburning stove. Multi-level garden. No pets. Porthmadog 11.8 miles. (Ref. 1058900)

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7 nights from £371

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A much loved family holiday house with delightful views a stones throw from the main beach at Trearddur Bay. Wifi, enclosed garden, TV (Ref. 1008813)

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7 nights from £1062

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A beautifully presented 1 bedroom cottage with own terrace, in the gorgeous village of Priston, just 5 miles from Bath city centre. (Ref. 1003806)

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7 nights from £490

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A warm and cosy cottage conveniently nestled just off the centre of Hornsea in in East Riding of Yorkshire. Exposed wooden beams. Stunning spiral staircase. Heart of Hornsea. Bridlington 15 miles. (Ref. 940916)

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7 nights from £330

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Detached bungalow a short walk from Wells town centre. Three bedrooms. Large enclosed lawned garden. Glastonbury 6 miles. (Ref. 952265)

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7 nights from £357

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Delightful, detached cottage in Llangynog village. Character, open plan, well-equipped accommodation with multi-fuel stove. Excellent walking, mountain biking from cottage. Lovely mountain views. Bala 15 miles. (Ref. 22261)

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7 nights from £397

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A Grade II listed barn conversion settled into the town of Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire. Family-friendly. Off-road parking. Ground-floor living. Bristol 13.2 miles; Chippenham 19.6 miles; Portishead 27.7 miles. (Ref. 1122756)

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7 nights from £472

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A 1920s, single-storey cottage, situated close to the village of Tattershall. WiFi. Enclosed garden. Tattershall 1.5 miles; Lincoln 20 miles. (Ref. 998908)

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7 nights from £326

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When it comes to the perfect getaway during the festive period, why not consider UK holidays in December? Escape the winter chill and be enveloped by the charming interiors of these self-catering cottages, perfect for December holidays.

Why Holidays in December?

Holidays in December are a great way to experience the UK coming alive with festive celebrations and traditions. From sparkling lights in charming towns to the delightful scents of mulled wine and roasted chestnuts, the holiday season creates a magical atmosphere. From these UK December holidays, you can look forward to enjoying a range of winter activities, including exploring Christmas markets, winding down snow-covered trails and dipping into steamy thermal spas. Then, when you’ve made the most of nearby attractions and wintery sights, you can look forward to unwinding in these December holiday cottages, with some equipped with open fires, hot tubs and even saunas! Use our Travel Guide to find even more activities to enjoy during December holidays.

Places to Visit During UK December Holidays

Experience heartwarming festivities by exploring enchanting destinations across the UK from these December holiday cottages. A place that ought to be top of your list for holidays in December is the Cotswolds. Here, you can enjoy winding paths, sledging opportunities, and grand attractions, such as the lights display at Blenheim Palace. Alternatively, head to the Lake District and climb snow-topped peaks, cosy up to your loved one by the pub’s fire and wander around glistening lakes.

Find even more locations for UK December holidays:

Edinburgh

Peak District

Belfast

Snowdonia

Types of Winter Holidays

If you want to make the most of this season, why not book one of these winter breaks in the UK? There are plenty of UK log cabins and secluded holidays cottages; perfect for a rustic holiday this year.

If you fancy curling up by the flickering flames of a fire this winter, these open-fire cottages are perfect. Or, if you’d prefer a touch of bubbles, these hot tub cottages are ideal!