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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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    • Cottage
    • 3 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 6

    Seaview Cottage is situated within the small community of the Straad on the west side of the island, a short 5 mile drive from Rothesay t...

    • Sleeps up to 6 people
    • 2 min walk to the beach
    • Stunning Views

    Prices from £426.00

    • 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 £1,100.00

    • Barn
    • 8 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 20

    Converted grain barns in the Cranborne Chase AONB on the Wiltshire/Dorset border. Sleeps 20 in 8 ensuite bedrooms, with room for 4 more a...

    • Sleeps 20 + 4
    • Heated Outdoor Pool (April - End September)
    • Games room

    Prices from £3,950.00

    • Barn
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 12

    Contemporary holiday house in Wiltshire, not far from Bath. Sleeps 12 in 6 ensuite bedrooms, with room for 4 more guests at an extra char...

    • Sleeps 12 + 4
    • Outdoor Pool
    • Games Room

    Prices from £1,950.00

  • Dippers Rest is a light and airy cottage that sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms. On the ground floor is a spacious open plan living space; outside i...

    • Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms
    • 1 Dog welcome (extra charge)
    • Hot Tub

    Prices from £450.00

  • Sleeping 10 people in five bedrooms this impressive reverse level cottages is perfect for family gatherings and groups. Short breaks and ...

    • Sleeps 10 (2 doubles, 2 bunks, 1 twin)
    • 3 bathrooms
    • Large open-plan kitchen diner and living room

    Prices from £790.00

  • Wagtail Corner sleeps 5 guests in 2 bedrooms; on the ground floor is a light and airy open plan living space. Outside is a garden area (u...

    • Sleeps 5 in 2 Bedrooms
    • Shared games room with table tennis, table football and pool table
    • Shared Grounds with Play Equipment and Trampoline

    Prices from £365.00

    • House
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 13

    Beautifully renovated Somerset farmhouse tucked away in a private and peaceful Exmoor valley. Sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms, with room for 1 ex...

    • Sleeps 12 + 1
    • Wood Fired Hot Tub
    • Games Room

    Prices from £1,050.00

    • Barn
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 12

    Swish and contemporary converted wagon shed in Devon, sleeping 12 in 6 bedrooms, with 2 extra beds available at an extra charge per perso...

    • Sleeps 12 + 2
    • Spa Hall
    • Movie Room

    Prices from £2,500.00

    • Barn
    • 1 Bedroom
    • Sleeps 2

    This stunning barn conversion sleeps 2 adults (plus an infant) has private use of a hot tub (2023 additional £40 charge applies in "extra...

    • Private Hot Tub ("extra" charge)
    • Private use of indoor pool
    • Dog friendly enclosed garden

    Prices from £225.00

  • Blo Norton Hall, a stunning, moated house dating back to the sixteenth century, is located in the pretty south Norfolk village of Blo N...

    • Sleeps up to 16 guests including children over 2yrs
    • 9 bedrooms & 6 bathrooms
    • Grand Dining Hall with Large Fire Place

    Prices from £2,195.00

    • House
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 10

    Welcome to Goose Nest House located in the award-winning Lower Mill Estate in the Cotswold Waterpark has been designed to give you, your ...

    • Sleeps 8 adults and 2 children (up to age ten) and babies
    • Free On-site Spa with indoor and outdoor swimming pools
    • Set in 450 acre private nature reserve

    Prices from £1,050.00

    • Barn
    • 7 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 24

    Luxury converted barns at the foot of the Quantock Hills in Somerset. Sleeps 14 in 7 ensuite bedrooms, with 4 more suites providing 10 ex...

    • Sleeps 14 + 10
    • Hot Tub
    • Games Room

    Prices from £1,950.00

    • Barn
    • 4 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 8

    Virginia Barn with 2 Kingsize,1 small double and 1 Twin Room bedrooms and 3 bathrooms offers 5 star en suite self catering accommodation ...

    • Sleeps 8
    • Mini grand piano for those wanting to tickle the ivories
    • Beautifully restored Barn

    Prices from £450.00

    • House
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 10

    Tresevens is a spacious 5 bedroom detached house, sleeping 10 adults (or 8 adults + 4 children), with parking and an enclosed garden. Id...

    • 10 Mins Walk from Daymer Bay Beach
    • Sleeps 10 adults or 8 adults and 4 children
    • 5 bedroom detached house

    Prices from £902.00

    • Barn
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    Beautifully restored barns in Somerset not far from Bath. Sleeps 10 in 5 ensuite bedrooms with room for 4 more guests at an extra charge ...

    • Sleeps 10 + 4
    • Wood Fired Hot Tub
    • Outdoor Play Area

    Prices from £1,720.00

  • Character Farm Cottage (sleeps 4 adults) with secluded dog friendly garden and private use of indoor pool with steam room. Stunning valle...

    • Enclosed dog friendly garden
    • Private use of an indoor pool
    • Direct access to foot paths

    Prices from £285.00

  • Set in the heart of Lydbrook in the Forest of Dean and previously know as The Anchor Inn, this cosy village pub, which dates back to the ...

    • 7/8 ensuite bedrooms sleep 22
    • G/F room, sofa bed & bathroom
    • Dogs and other pets welcome

    Prices from £2,600.00

  • Jasmine Cottage is a cosy cottage in a mid terrace of 3 coastal cottage situated on a non-working farm in a rural setting in the South Ha...

    • Sleeps 4 plus one dog
    • Situated in the South Hams Devon
    • Walking Distance to the beach

    Prices from £500.00

  • A stunning stone built riverside cottage on the banks of the River Glaslyn with over 2 acres of beautiful grounds, including a private pa...

    • Superfast 100MB Fibre Internet
    • Sky TV (Sports & Family Package)
    • Two Acres of Riverside Garden

    Prices from £800.00

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