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The United Kingdom (UK) is situated off mainland Europe in the North Atlantic Ocean. It consists of four countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The scenery ranges from rural English countryside to the Scottish mountains and glens, and from the Welsh Beacons to the Northern Irish coasts and hills. A classic country cottage rental is an enduring self-catering holiday favourite in these locations.

The kingdom has a rich and varied history which is borne out through the many archaeological sites from Roman, Viking and Norman times; as well as the abundance of notable churches and cathedrals from all periods of UK history - some ruins, others still standing. There are also many castles and stately homes now open to the public.

The UK is an excellent destination for a cultural short break holiday, having many art galleries and theatres to enjoy; a legacy of notable writers and poets such as Shakespeare, Arthur Conan Doyle and Dylan Thomas; important artists including Constable, Turner, Augustus John and Charles Rennie Mackintosh and musical influences from traditional folk music through to Elgar and on to the Beatles.

Famous attractions in the UK include the important prehistoric site of Stonehenge on Salisbury Plain, the Houses of Parliament in London, as well as the impressive Northern Ireland parliament buildings at Stormont, the large Scottish lake of Loch Ness, the historic castles of Cardiff and Edinburgh, and the more recent Eden Project in Cornwall.

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    • House
    • 8 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 16

    Delightful period country house in Devon, sleeps 16, with indoor pool and games room

    • Sleeps 16 in 8 bedrooms
    • Private indoor heated saltwater pool
    • 6 en suites plus 1 shared bathroom

    Prices from £2,400.00

    • House
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 12

    Riverside is a lovely Victorian property in a tranquil, idyllic setting overlooking the River Tone with miles of unspoilt Somerset count...

    • * Ideal for Family Groups, Significant Celebrations, Reunions
    • * Covered Hot Tub on south-facing patio
    • * Riverbank location with stunning views

    Prices from £1,100.00

    • House
    • 8 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 24

    Georgian farmhouse on a private estate in Wiltshire, within easy reach of Bath. 8 ensuite bedrooms sleep 18, with room for 6 more guests ...

    • Sleeps 18 + 6
    • Outdoor Pool
    • Hot Tub

    Prices from £2,500.00

    • House
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    Georgian farmhouse in a peaceful Somerset hamlet. Sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms with room for 2 more guests at an extra charge per person. Ther...

    • Sleeps 12 + 2
    • Hot Tub
    • Movie Room

    Prices from £1,300.00

    • House
    • 9 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 18

    NEW - Victorian country house in Devon sleeping 18 in 9 bedrooms. There’s an outdoor heated pool for year round use, a games room, movie ...

    • Sleeps 18
    • Outdoor Pool
    • Movie Room

    Prices from £1,950.00

    • 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

    • 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 £1,400.00

    • 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

    • House
    • 7 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    Large and impressive house in a quiet spot in the Surrey Hills, just an hour from central London by train. Sleeps 14 in 7 bedrooms, has a...

    • Sleeps 14
    • Indoor Pool
    • Games Room

    Prices from £1,750.00

    • House
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 16

    A unique, spacious family home which has been transformed from a modest farmworker’s cottage into a fully accessible fabulous architect-...

    • Private indoor heated pool
    • Sleeps up to 14+2 extra
    • Hot tub and sauna

    Prices from £2,000.00

    • House
    • 10 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 20

    The Beach House in Exmouth is a wonderful Arts and Crafts House situated a stones throw away from the sandy beach with private pool, hot ...

    • Sleeps 20
    • Ample Parking
    • Pets Welcome

    Prices from £2,750.00

    • 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 £2,200.00

    • House
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    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 £1,500.00

    • House
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 12

    Beautiful Georgian house in North Devon arranged over 3 floors. Sleeps 10 guests in 5 bedrooms, 2 more beds that are perfect for children...

    • Sleeps 10 + 2
    • Hot Tub
    • 1 x Dog

    Prices from £1,100.00

    • House
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    Herons Bank is a luxurious modern holiday house that sleeps up to 14 guests in 5 bedrooms. It has a stunning spa hall with a heated pool ...

    • Sleeps 14 in 5 bedrooms (2 en suite)
    • Indoor Spa Hall with Pool and Hot Tub
    • Games Room with full size snooker table

    Prices from £2,200.00

    • Farmhouse
    • 8 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 21

    Beautifully renovated farmhouse in Somerset sleeping 18 people in 8 ensuite bedrooms. 3 extra beds are available charged per person. Ther...

    • Sleeps 18 + 3
    • Indoor Pool
    • Hot Tub

    Prices from £1,950.00

    • 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
    • 11 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 29

    Converted country pub in a quiet Wiltshire hamlet just a short drive from Bath. Sleeps 27 in 11 ensuite bedrooms, with room for 2 extra g...

    • Sleeps 27 + 2
    • Hot Tub
    • Games Room

    Prices from £2,950.00

    • House
    • 9 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 18

    Large Victorian house in a commanding position in the Quantock Hills with views of the coast. Sleeps 18 in 9 bedrooms over 6 suites. Ther...

    • Sleeps 18
    • Hot Tub
    • Games Room

    Prices from £1,500.00

    • House
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    Beautiful country house tucked away in a very private setting not far from Wellington on the Somerset/Devon border. Sleeps 14 in 6 bedroo...

    • Sleeps 14
    • Outdoor Pool
    • Swim Spa

    Prices from £1,300.00

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