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Self-catering luxury holiday cottages in the UK & abroad

  • Established 1983
  • Flexible booking dates
  • Complimentary welcome hamper
  • Knowledgable Staff

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Our Chosen Properties

Acorn Cottage
Oulton, Near Aylsham, Norfolk
x2
Sleeps
x1
Bedrooms
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Captains House
Marazion, Cornwall
x10
Sleeps
x5
Bedrooms
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Huntsbury Cottage
Foscot, Oxfordshire
x8
Sleeps
x4
Bedrooms
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The Old Armoury
Fort Augustus, Scottish Highlands
x4
Sleeps
x2
Bedrooms
The Old Armoury View Details

New Properties

Green Gables
Eardisley, Herefordshire
x8
Sleeps
x4
Bedrooms
Green Gables View Details
Kites Holt
Stockland, Honiton, Devon
x2
Sleeps
x1
Bedrooms
Kites Holt View Details
Pear Tree Cottage (Shropshire)
Comberton, Nr Ludlow, Shropshire
x2
Sleeps
x1
Bedrooms
Pear Tree Cottage (Shropshire) View Details
Pillar Box House
Hackford, Norfolk
x8
Sleeps
x4
Bedrooms
Pillar Box House View Details

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Luxury holiday cottages in the UK & abroad

The Rural Retreats portfolio represents the cream of self-catering luxury holiday cottages throughout the UK and abroad. With over 500 stylishly presented country houses and cottages to choose from, each carefully selected to meet our high standards of comfort, Rural Retreats makes it easy to find just the holiday home you are looking for.

Holiday Cottages with unique charm, elegance and character

Many are buildings of historical importance, beautifully and imaginatively restored and refurbished to meet modern standards. The vast majority of which are close to the coast or nestle deep within some of this country's most beautiful countryside including areas of outstanding natural beauty (AONB) and National Parks. They include 32 former lighthouse keeper's cottages to rent in spectacular coastal locations. We also have unique country cottages with a sea view around the UK's coastline alongside many dog-friendly holiday cottages all of which are self-catering. If you're looking for something truly rural our farm cottages and luxury barns make a unique stay with modern furnishings

Book your 2018 cottage holiday today - it's all about you!

Our guiding philosophy is that your holiday is all about you. You deserve a relaxing break and a quality experience. We strive to make it that way by helping you to choose the right property and giving you the very best of service before and during your luxury self-catering cottage holiday.

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