Rent Cottages near the Beach in England, Scotland Wales and Ireland

Cottage beach holidays in England, Scotland and Wales

Think holiday, think Beach is our motto... and so what better than a selection of thousands of cottages close to the beach and the wonderful British coast. We have a great selection of beach holiday cottages, apartments and lodges across England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.

Whether you are looking for golden sandy beaches, rolling surfing waves or coastal paths to explore you will find something for you near the beach.

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Chubbs Farm in Axminster, Devon, South West England

Chubbs Farm, Axminster

Coastal Breaks in DevonSouth West England

Chubbs Farm self catering accommodation in Axminster, Devon sleeps 12. This 6 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Open Fire/woodburner . Chubbs Farm is close to the beach. Chubbs Farm does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Chubbs Farm start from £795 for a short break but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Chubbs Farm


Sleeps 10 or more Close to the Beach Pet friendly Open fire or wood burner

Cwm Bach in Dinas Cross, Pembrokeshire, South Wales

Cwm Bach, Dinas Cross

Coastal Breaks in PembrokeshireSouth Wales

Cwm Bach self catering accommodation in Dinas Cross, Pembrokeshire sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Open Fire/woodburner . Cwm Bach is close to the beach. Activities close by include golf . Cwm Bach does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Cwm Bach start from £326 for a short break but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Cwm Bach


Sleeps 4 Close to the Beach Pet friendly Golf close by Ideal for a romantic break Open fire or wood burner Easy walking close by

The Farmhouse in Mochdre, Conwy, North Wales

The Farmhouse, Mochdre

Coastal Breaks in ConwyNorth Wales

The Farmhouse self catering accommodation in Mochdre, Conwy sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Detached Open Fire/woodburner . The Farmhouse is close to the beach. Prices at The Farmhouse start from £432 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about The Farmhouse

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 6 Close to the Beach Open fire or wood burner Games room

2 Tanworth House in Thurlestone, Devon, South West England

2 Tanworth House, Thurlestone

Coastal Breaks in DevonSouth West England

2 Tanworth House self catering accommodation in Thurlestone, Devon sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Apartment is a perfect base for your holidays . It also has Internet access. 2 Tanworth House is close to the beach. Prices at 2 Tanworth House start from £454 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected 2 Tanworth House customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about 2 Tanworth House


Sleeps 6 Close to the Beach Internet WIFI available Games room 2 Tanworth House Customer Feedback and Reviews

Kilcrohane in Beara Peninsula, County Cork, Ireland-South

Kilcrohane, Beara Peninsula

Coastal Breaks in County CorkIreland-South

Kilcrohane self catering accommodation in Beara Peninsula, County Cork sleeps 6. This 4 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. Kilcrohane is close to the beach. Kilcrohane does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Kilcrohane start from £269 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Kilcrohane


Sleeps 6 Close to the Beach Pet friendly Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner

Stonebank House in Lamberton, Berwickshire, Borders Scotland

Stonebank House, Lamberton

Coastal Breaks in BerwickshireBorders Scotland

Stonebank House self catering accommodation in Lamberton, Berwickshire sleeps 10. This 4 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Detached Open Fire/woodburner . Stonebank House is close to the beach. Stonebank House does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Stonebank House start from £559 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Stonebank House customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Stonebank House

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 10 or more Close to the Beach Pet friendly Open fire or wood burner Stonebank House Customer Feedback and Reviews

3 Armada Apartments in Kingsbridge, Devon, South West England

3 Armada Apartments, Kingsbridge

Coastal Breaks in DevonSouth West England

3 Armada Apartments self catering accommodation in Kingsbridge, Devon sleeps 6. This Apartment is a perfect base for your holidays . It also has Internet access. 3 Armada Apartments is close to the beach. 3 Armada Apartments does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at 3 Armada Apartments start from £414 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about 3 Armada Apartments


Sleeps 6 Close to the Beach Pet friendly Internet WIFI available Games room

Adipit Cottage in Buckland Brewer, Devon, South West England

Adipit Cottage, Buckland Brewer

Coastal Breaks in DevonSouth West England

Adipit Cottage in South West England has a 4 star rating and can sleep up to 4. This 2 bedroom luxury Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . It also has Internet access. Adipit Cottage is close to the beach. Prices at Adipit Cottage start from £241 3 night stay from but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Adipit Cottage

Phone enquiries: 0844 704 4966


Sleeps 4 Close to the Beach Internet WIFI available Luxury self catering

Brandon in Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, Ireland-South

Brandon, Dingle Peninsula

Coastal Breaks in County KerryIreland-South

Brandon self catering accommodation in Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays . Brandon is close to the beach. Activities close by include golf fishing . Brandon does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Brandon start from £248 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Brandon


Sleeps 6 Close to the Beach Pet friendly Fishing close by Golf close by

Moor View in Lythe, North Yorkshire, North East England

Moor View, Lythe

Coastal Breaks in North YorkshireNorth East England

Moor View in North East England has a 4 star rating and can sleep up to 6. This 3 bedroom luxury Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Detached Garden . It also has Internet access. Moor View is close to the beach. Activities close by include golf . Moor View does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Moor View start from £388 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Moor View


Sleeps 6 Close to the Beach Pet friendly Golf close by Garden Internet WIFI available Luxury self catering

 

 

English Beach Holiday Cottage search

Obviously when you think of a beach holiday in England the south west counties of Cornwall, Devon and Somerset come to mind and they do attract millions of visitors a year. However, don't discount the glorious sandy beaches on the Northumberland Coast, the charm of the Suffolk coast or the seaside resort of Blackpool and more in the North West. We have a great selection of cottages and apartments across England to rent that are close to the beach and the coast for you, your partner, family or friends to enjoy. To start your search for cottages or apartments near the beach in England simply select a county below.

Scottish Beach Holiday Cottage search

The Scottish coastline is perfect for walking and exploring this great country, with dramatic views and scenery to be seen. To search for a cottage or apartment near the beach in Scotland simply select a county below.

Welsh Beach Holiday Cottage search

Wales is certainly not short of great coast to explore. Whether you are looking to explore the historic Pembrokeshire Coast or sun yourself on the beaches of the many seaside town in Wales a cottage in Wales is the perfect holiday base. To search for Wales cottages close to the beach simply select a county below.

North Wales cottages

Clwyd, Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire, Gwynedd, Isle of Anglesey, Wrexham

Mid Wales cottages

Ceredigion, Dyfed, Powys

 

 

Irish Beach Holiday Cottages search

Completely surrounded by water, the Irish has coast everywhere you look! From dramatic rugged coastline to family beaches Ireland has it all.

 

Looking for the BEST Family Beaches - Blue Flag Beaches in the UK

If you have not come across it before, A Blue Flag is a prestigious, international award scheme that recognises the best beaches and marina's in the world. It judges coastal destinations against important criteria including water quality, facilities, safety, environmental education and management with only the best winning a Blue Flag.

So, if you are are heading for a beach holiday in the UK, head for one of the many Blue Flag beaches for the very best experience. The Blue Flag beach list is reviewed every year (results in May) but the list regularly features Bournemouth and Poole in Dorset, Torbay and Dawlish Warren in Devon, Polzeath and Sennen Cove in Cornwall, Bridlington and Scarborough in Yorkshire and Cromer and Lowestoft in East Anglia. And, of course, you will find lots of our self catering holiday cottages and apartments close to these great beaches.

See our lists of 2012 English Blue Flag Beaches and Scottish Blue Flag Beaches.

Here is our list of 2011 Blue Flag Beaches in England, Scotland and Wales

 

Beach Holiday cottages includes what type of accommodation?

As we are called Find Cottage Holidays you are sure to find lots of beach cottages on this site but that is not all. Our self catering accommodation listings close to the beach and coast also include apartments, lodges, chalets, bungalows, holiday homes and more! So whether you are looking for a couple, a beach holiday for your family or a group you are sure to find something here.

 

Refine your Family Cottage Holiday search

We have thousands cottages, apartments, lodges and bungalows listed which is a huge choice. So if that is feeling a little overwhelming, why not narrow down your search by county using the menu at the top of the page or use our Advanced Cottage and Self Catering Search to select specific accommodation features.

 

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Find Cottage Holidays mission is to promote the very best of the UK and Ireland's wonderful self catering accommodation, whether it be cottages, apartments, lodges, chalets, houses, villas or bungalows. But, it's not just about the cottages, we also try and bring you some helpful guides and information on the places to go, things to see and activities to do while you enjoy your break in England, Scotland, Wales or Ireland. In fact, we are adding to our list daily but if you think we have missed somewhere special tell us via our Facebook page. With wonderful countryside and superb coastlines to explore the UK and Ireland has so much to offer.

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