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Active Cottage Holidays

Why would you want to laze about on your holidays, when you can make the most of every second?

Life is for living, and on an active holiday that’s exactly what you’ll be doing. Running, climbing, exploring, cycling, riding, swimming, surfing, laughing, sharing, these are holidays where you won’t waste a second. Why not try a new sport – canyoning, land yachting, white water rafting, coasteering – these are new activities for the modern holidaymaker. Some are scary, some are not for the faint-hearted, but all are without doubt fun and exhilarating.

But being active doesn’t have to mean living life on the edge either. Many of our active cottages are also perfectly suitable for walkers and cyclists looking to explore the countryside or coastline of Britain.

The South West Coast Path running through Devon, Cornwall and Dorset is ideal for active holidaymakers. The path covers over 630 miles of relentless coastline, packed with wildlife, stunning views and sandy beaches.

For cyclists, Yorkshire may be the ideal choice. Home to the start of the Tour de France in 2014, the county is now etched into cycling history. Take the opportunity to stay in one of our active cottages in Yorkshire and follow in the footsteps of some of the sport’s biggest names.

Or really throw yourself into extreme sports in Wales. The country is synonymous with white water rafting and zip lining experiences, meaning you will never be far from an adventure centre packed with activities for all levels of experience and skill.

Awarded 4 Star Gold with Original Cottages

Manhattan

Scarborough - Yorkshire Coast

Ideally situated in the popular residential area of South Cliff near Scarborough town centre and the beach, this charming luxury property is a perfect choice for a seaside holiday.

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen provided
£272 - £523 per week *

S013 View property

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen provided
  • 4.5 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • On one level, no stairs
  • 0.2 mile to a pub
  • 0.3 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • No smoking

Special Offer Y Beudy

Abersoch - Snowdonia & The Lleyn Peninsula

Desirably located less than a mile from the centre of Abersoch, this individually designed home has been built to exacting standards and impeccable styled creating luxurious no compromise living.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Pet welcome
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£600 - £1400 per week *

YBEUDY View property

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Pet welcome
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Towels not provided
  • Wet room
  • Walk-in shower
  • Barbecue
  • 1.1 mile to a pub
  • 0.9 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate
  • No smoking
Awarded 3 Stars with Original Cottages

Jernizend

Dartmouth - South Devon Coast

A great family base at Norton Park, Dartmouth with 2 bedrooms, parking and close to the amenities.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£259 - £629 per week *

BC1204 View property

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 3 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • On one level, no stairs
  • 1.5 mile to a pub
  • 0.2 mile to a shop
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided
Awarded 3 Star Gold with Original Cottages

Special Offer Rose cottage is a spacious annex wing of the owner's delightful detached cottage located in the small rural hamlet of Bridge Ball Rose Cottage

Brendon Nr. Lynmouth - North Devon Coast

A spacious annexe joined to the Owners delightful cottage in Exmoor National Park. Comfortable living room with a feature fireplace and a woodburner for cosy evenings. Relax in the garden where Exmoor red deer can be spo...

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet welcome
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen provided
£271 - £625 per week *

ROSECO View property

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet welcome
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 3.5 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • 1.5 mile to a pub
  • 3 miles to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided

New Property Cleabarrow Cottage

Windermere - Lake District

Located in Windermere this stunning property sleeps twelve people in six en-suite bedrooms. Enjoy beautiful views across to the Lake District from the veranda and hot tub.

  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£3363 - £5239 per week *

GL072 View property

  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Balcony
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Towels provided
  • Hot tub
  • Barbecue
  • 1.1 mile to a pub
  • 1.1 miles to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided
Awarded 4 Stars with Original Cottages

Special Offer 3 The Downs

Swanage - Dorset Coast

A stylish townhouse in Swanage with glorious views across the town and to the sea, with the added bonus of 2 allocated parking spaces

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£455 - £1113 per week *

WY388 View property

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • 4 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • 0.2 mile to a pub
  • 0.2 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • No smoking

Special Offer Corlan Aber

Aberystwyth - Pembrokeshire & West Wales

Private hot tub, games room and pet-friendly. This large, detached house is perfect for get-togethers and is within 3 miles of the bustling seaside town of Aberystwyth and Cardigan Bay.

  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Pet welcome
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£570 - £1575 per week *

BOW95 View property

  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Pet welcome
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Towels provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • Hot tub
  • 2 mile to a pub
  • 0.25 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided
Awarded 5 Stars with Original Cottages

Previously a post office, this Nefyn accommodation enjoys a central location in the village. Hen Bost Nefyn

Nefyn - Snowdonia & The Lleyn Peninsula

This contemporary accommodation, formerly the village post office, offers a beautiful setting for couples to enjoy the best of North Wales. Walking distance to a sandy beach, coastal path, tea room, restaurants and more.

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen provided
£373 - £707 per week *

414119 View property

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 5 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • Barbecue
  • On one level, no stairs
  • 0.1 mile to a pub
  • 0.02 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Cot available
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided

Special Offer 1 Bryn Caradog

Llanbedrog - Snowdonia & The Lleyn Peninsula

Located in the seaside village of Llanbedrog, 1 Bryn Caradog is a beautifully presented three bedroom bungalow with high quality fixtures and fittings lying within a short walk to the family friendly Ship Inn pub and wit...

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£550 - £1200 per week *

1BRYNC View property

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Towels not provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • Barbecue
  • On one level, no stairs
  • 0.2 mile to a pub
  • 0.5 mile to a shop
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
Awarded 4 Star Gold with Original Cottages

Coastal View The full length canopied balcony offering river, sea and countryside views Harbour View, Lynmouth

Lynmouth - Exmoor

A superb high quality harbour side apartment with wonderful views of the river, harbour and out over Lynmouth Bay. Within walking distance of all village amenities.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen provided
£600 - £1235 per week *

HARBVI View property

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen provided
  • Balcony
  • 4.5 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • 0.1 mile to a pub
  • 0.1 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided
Awarded 4 Stars with Original Cottages

Coastal View Jewel cottage is perfect for families or groups of friends, you will simply not want to leave this great holiday home! Jewel Cottage

Ilfracombe - North Devon Coast

Charming cottage set 500m from Hele Bay. Jewel Cottage has been lovingly renovated by the owners in 2017.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£445 - £1065 per week *

JEWEL View property

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 4 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • Barbecue
  • 0.3 mile to a pub
  • 0.3 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided

New Property Llys Bach

Pwllheli - Snowdonia & The Lleyn Peninsula

Peaceful setting with expansive views of the Snowdonia peaks, all the way to the sea. This beautiful, spacious cottage is walking distance to a cafe and within 3 miles of Pwllheli's restaurants, beaches, Marina and more.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£479 - £1076 per week *

BOW110 View property

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Towels provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • 2.5 mile to a pub
  • 0.5 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided

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