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England is part of the United Kingdom and shares borders with the countries of Scotland to the north and Wales to the west. It is an ideal destination for a self-catering holiday. The country is divided into counties, all with their own unique geography, traditions and dialects. The capital of England is the city of London and is an excellent destination for a city short break holiday.

It is a country of contrasting landscapes from forest to moorland, lakes to cliff-lined coasts and meadows to mountain, offering a rich variety of interest for a Walking Short Break holiday. Travellers can find self-catering holiday accommodation in picturesque villages as well as large bustling cities.

England has a wealth of history, and this is evident in the many castles, churches and cathedrals throughout the country. It also has a rich artistic heritage from the literary works of Shakespeare and Dickens to the art of Gainsborough and Constable.

Famous English landmarks include the important prehistoric site of Stonehenge on Salisbury Plain, the iconic Houses of Parliament in London, The Eden Project bio-dome Cornwall and the steel sculpture of the Angel Of The North at Gateshead.

In recent years a lively season of festivals has been established across the country, making England ideal for a Festival Short Break holiday rental. English festivals include the famous music festivals at Glastonbury in Somerset, the Isle of Wight festival in June and the world music festival, WOMAD, in Wiltshire. The literary festivals at Hay-on-Wye, Cheltenham and Oxford are also hugely popular. Food, comedy and film festivals also abound throughout the year.

All of these elements have made England a popular tourist destination for a self-catering holiday let.

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    • House
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    Big holiday cottage tucked away in a peaceful spot in the Blackdown Hills AONB in Somerset. Sleeps 10 in 5 bedrooms, 4 more beds for chil...

    • Sleeps 10 + 4
    • Hot Tub
    • Sauna

    Prices from £995.00

    • Barn
    • 10 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 20

    Large and luxurious barn conversion in Somerset sleeping 2-20 in 10 ensuite bedrooms, +10 more guests at an extra charge per person. Stun...

    • Sleeps 20 + 10
    • Spa Hall
    • Movie Room

    Prices from £2,250.00

    • House
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 12

    Whitehaven is a beautiful 6 bedroomed property, recently renovated and extended. The house is set in approximately an acre of luscious la...

    • Heated swimming pool (please bring your own pool towels)
    • SKY TV in lounge, full package
    • Pool table and table football

    Prices from £1,500.00

    • Lodge
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 10

    Foxhill Lodge is tucked away in the Blackdown Hills with glorious views across the Devon countryside. 5 bedrooms sleep 10, there's a pri...

    • 5 bedrooms (2 en-suite) sleeping 10 guests
    • Hot tub, BBQ lodge and children's play area
    • Outdoor heated pool Easter - end Oct (exclusive use available)

    Prices from £1,350.00

    • House
    • 7 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 16

    Large country holiday house in Somerset sleeping 14 guests in 7 bedrooms. Self-contained ensuite annexe for 2 more guests (extra charge),...

    • Sleeps 14 in 7 bedrooms
    • Annexe for 2 more guests (charged)
    • Large private hot tub

    Prices from £1,620.00

    • House
    • 8 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 24

    Georgian farmhouse on a private estate in Wiltshire, within easy reach of Bath. 8 ensuite bedrooms sleep 24 guests. Year round private po...

    • Sleeps 24
    • Outdoor Pool
    • Hot Tub

    Prices from £1,950.00

    • House
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 13

    Contemporary country house sleeping 13 people in 5 spacious bedrooms, in a private and secluded setting with far reaching views across th...

    • Sleeps 13 in 5 bedrooms (2 en suite)
    • Covered heated pool for year round use
    • Hot Tub and Sauna

    Prices from £1,950.00

    • Barn
    • 8 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 18

    Enormous barn conversion in a peaceful Somerset hamlet, sleeps 18 guests in 8 ensuite bedrooms. There's a private indoor pool, games room...

    • Sleeps 18
    • Indoor pool
    • Movie Room

    Prices from £1,750.00

    • Barn
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 12

    In 2010, Jurston Barn was a traditional, listed 17th-century stone and brick cob barn, built for one of the prosperous farms on this side...

    • Sleeps 12 plus cots and toddler beds
    • 6 en suite bedrooms
    • Private hot tub and indoor pool

    Prices from £1,750.00

    • Lodge
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    Spacious timber-clad holiday lodge on the edge of the Quantock Hills in Somerset. Sleeps 14 in 6 ensuite bedrooms, and has a private indo...

    • Sleeps 14
    • Indoor Pool
    • Games Room

    Prices from £1,200.00

    • Barn
    • 10 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 20

    Contemporary holiday house in Somerset sleeping 20 in 10 ensuite bedrooms + 10 more guests at an extra charge per person. Private spa hal...

    • Sleeps 20 + 10
    • Spa Hall
    • Movie Room

    Prices from £2,500.00

    • House
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 12

    Sleeps 12 in country cottage with indoor pool, outdoor hot tub, sauna, steam room and games room

    • 5 STAR Property
    • Private Heated indoor Pool
    • Sleeps 12 plus 2 children

    Prices from £1,200.00

    • Barn
    • 13 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 26

    Croftview

    • Sleeps 26 (+4)
    • Indoor Spa Hall
    • Dog friendly

    Prices from £3,350.00

    • House
    • 7 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    Ortus House is an impressive Victorian family home sleeping 14 (plus 3) guests (in 7 bedrooms), it's perfect for large family gatherings...

    • Victorian family home
    • 7 Bedrooms (sleeps 18)
    • Private Indoor Pool

    Prices from £3,500.00

    • Barn
    • 9 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 18

    Luxury converted stable block in the Somerset countryside, sleeping 18 guests in 9 ensuite bedrooms. There’s a private indoor pool, a gam...

    • Sleeps 18
    • Indoor Pool
    • Games Room

    Prices from £2,300.00

    • House
    • 8 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 18

    Viney Hill Country House is an enchanting period house built in 1741, which has been extended and recently renovated to a very high stand...

    • 8 Bedrooms, 7 En-Suite 1 Large Family Bathroom
    • Heated Enclosed Swimming pool (please bring your own pool towels)
    • BBQ and BBQ Hut

    Prices from £1,700.00

  • ‘Annacombe’ is a spacious and imaginative coachhouse conversion perfect for a child friendly escape for family, for friends or a romantic...

    • Sleeps 6 + cot
    • 3 Bedrooms + 2 Bathrooms
    • Child Friendly

    Prices from £315.00

    • Barn
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 12

    The Cedars is a luxury contemporary house in a secluded setting amidst the breathtaking countryside of the Blackdown Hills in Devon. 5 e...

    • 5 bedrooms sleep 12 guests
    • Year Round Swim Spa
    • Shepherds huts available for more guests (charged)

    Prices from £1,950.00

    • Barn
    • 9 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 18

    A spacious converted grain barn on a diversified farm in Somerset at the foot of the Quantock Hills. Sleeps 18 in 9 ensuite bedrooms, wit...

    • Sleeps 18 + 6
    • Indoor Pool
    • Hot Tub

    Prices from £2,950.00

    • Barn
    • 10 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 20

    Big and beautiful converted barn in Somerset sleeping 20 in 10 ensuite bedrooms. Private spa hall with pool, hot tub and sauna, games roo...

    • Sleeps 20 + 3
    • Spa Hall
    • Cinema Room

    Prices from £2,500.00

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