Quality Holiday Cottages

Britain is particularly well known for its wide and varied selection of holiday cottages. From traditional country homes, cosy thatched getaways and period properties right through to contemporary styles, there are so many great options to choose from.

Here at Michael Paul Holidays we have an extensive range of unique cottages to rent. Check out the guide below for our pick of the best around.

Cotswold Cottages

Situated on a scenic country estate in the Cotswolds in Oxfordshire, this collection of 12 charming and unique cottages is suitable for all kinds of holidays, including romantic escapes, family breaks, and big get-togethers. There’s also an indoor swimming pool, a spa, a gym, gorgeous gardens, and plenty of kids’ play areas.

Dillington Estate

The cottages at Dillington Estate are located within 2,500 acres of gorgeous family-owned parkland in rural Somerset, which includes the Grade II* listed Dillington House. There are two properties to choose from, Atherstone Farm Cottage and Orchard Cottage, both providing a welcoming blend of heritage and modern convenience.

Llyn Peninsula Cottages

Take a break in North Wales with the beautiful Llyn Peninsula Cottages, which offer contemporary country-style comfort coupled with pretty traditional features like exposed beams and stone walls. Each cottage has a sea view of the beautiful Nefyn Bay and is perfectly located for exploring the coast or heading to Snowdonia.

Sandford Country Cottages

This wonderful destination in the Fife countryside features cottages constructed in the beautifully rustic ‘Arts and Crafts’ architectural style. You’ll enjoy 7 acres of gardens to explore, endless scenic Scottish landscapes surrounding you, and you’re a 20-minute drive from the city of Dundee and the ‘Home of Golf’, St Andrews.

Holiday Cottages in the UK

Cornwall

Cornwall is one of the UK’s most popular holiday destinations, and a great place to stay in a cosy holiday cottage. The idyllic Chypons Farm offers stunning rural living just a few miles from the seaside town of St Ives, and the historic country estate of Mennabroom offers cottages converted from traditional farm outbuildings.

Isle of Wight

The Isle of Wight is a fantastic place for a holiday that’s a little different. Get away on an island escape with a focus on health and wellness when you stay in the attractive New England-style cottages of West Bay County Club & Spa, or book a break in the premium cottages of The Lakes Rookley, some with hot tubs and lake views.

Scotland

Escape to Scotland with a stay in superb cottage accommodation. Craigbittern House & Cottage has spectacular views over a bay in the Solway Firth, Rosewall Cottage makes a great romantic village getaway, and Taymouth Marina has a range of accommodation on the banks of Loch Tay, including a lovely lochside cottage.

Yorkshire

The wide open landscapes of Yorkshire are the perfect setting for a cottage holiday. The North York Moors National Park is a particularly popular choice: why not relax at The Barn at Rigg End, a charming countryside getaway, or enjoy a stay in one of the four cottages and two studio rooms available at Rawcliffe House Farm?