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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.

Coastal View Situated a stones throw from Croyde beach 4 Out Of The Blue

Croyde - North Devon Coast

Idyllic setting for this fabulous self-catering beach house overlooking Croyde Bay. Modern and contemporary it is perfect for a family holiday by the sea with rock pools and the coastal path to Woolacombe to explore.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£856 - £2251 per week *

4BLUE View property

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Balcony
  • Towels provided
  • Wet room
  • Walk-in shower
  • Barbecue
  • 1 mile to a pub
  • 0.5 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
Awarded 4 Stars with Original Cottages

Special Offer 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
£481 - £1101 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
Awarded 4 Stars with Original Cottages

Ger y Faen

Aberystwyth - Pembrokeshire & West Wales

This holiday cottage in Devil's Bridge has character, charm and comfort (and a hot tub) and in a great location for walking, cycling and within reach of some great tourism attractions.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Open fire/woodburner
£409 - £797 per week *

99869 View property

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 4 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • Hot tub
  • Games room
  • Barbecue
  • 1 mile to a pub
  • 4 miles to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided

Meillion

Llangefni - Anglesey

Stylish and semi-detached, this is a beautiful cottage for 2 in a central location on the Isle of Anglesey. Explore the landmarks and attractions, follow the cycle way, and discover plenty of sandy beaches.

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£556 - £556 per week *

BOW83 View property

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Towels provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • 1 mile to a pub
  • 1 mile to a shop
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided

The open-plan living room includes fitted kitchen, leather sofas and lovely feature fireplace; door to rear patio Danycrug (Ground Floor)

Brecon - Mid Wales & The Brecon Beacons

A large farmhouse with plenty of character and a pleasant cosy interior. Located in a beautiful area and on the boundary of Breacon Beacons National Park where you can enjoy great activities such as pony trekking and wal...

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£271 - £459 per week *

WAL301 View property

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Towels provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • On one level, no stairs
  • 2.5 mile to a pub
  • 2.5 miles to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Cot available
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
Awarded 4 Star Gold with Original Cottages

New Property Lazylands

Salcombe - South Devon

Stunning and unique multi-storey property located in an elevated position in South Sands, Salcombe overlooking the beautiful picturesque beach. Only a short walk or drive from Salcombe town centre.

  • Sleeps 13
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Open fire/woodburner
£1963 - £4976 per week *

BC1807 View property

  • Sleeps 13
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Balcony
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 4.5 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • Barbecue
  • 0.6 mile to a pub
  • 1.5 miles to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided

Coastal View Ellipse building Lyme Bay View

Bridport - Dorset Coast

Lyme Bay View is a two bedroom, two bathroom apartment in West Bay, with views across Lyme Bay. An ideal base for a family or two couples to explore the Jurassic coast!

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£492 - £1156 per week *

WY447 View property

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Balcony
  • Towels provided
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Travel cot available
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided

Sandy Toes

Scarborough - Yorkshire Coast

The beach is just a short walk from this contemporary holiday home, the interior is light and airy with comfortable furnishings and there are more alluring activities in the local area such as North Cliff Golf Course and...

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet welcome
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£308 - £559 per week *

S382 View property

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Pet welcome
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Towels provided
  • 0.5 mile to a pub
  • 0.5 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Travel cot available
  • No smoking

Special Offer Bedroom 1 Song of the Sea, Penzance

Penzance - West Cornwall

You’ll find this glorious retreat located just a step away from the sea and with it comes, unspoilt views, a private, decked courtyard, along with WiFi, a working fireplace and parking close by.

  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen provided
£431 - £1153 per week *

SONGPZ View property

  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Towels provided
  • Barbecue
  • 0.2 mile to a pub
  • 0.2 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided
Awarded 4 Stars with Original Cottages

SOUTHP - External View5 South Park

Braunton - North Devon Coast

Located just a short walk from the heart of popular Braunton, this spacious detached house boasts a new kitchen and living room and makes an ideal base for exploring the golden sandy beaches of North Devon.

  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£1521 - £1521 per week *

SOUTHP View property

  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 4 Stars
  • Towels provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • Barbecue
  • 0.5 mile to a pub
  • 0.5 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • No smoking
Awarded 3 Star Gold with Original Cottages

Lounge Spring Cottage

Wadebridge - Mid Cornwall

Lovely little cottage in Edmonton near Wadebridge, only a short walk to the Camel trail, the perfect place for walking or cycling. Countryside views can be enjoyed from the bedroom.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Pets welcome
  • WiFi available
  • Open fire/woodburner
£362 - £830 per week *

P00586 View property

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Pets welcome
  • WiFi available
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • 3.5 Stars
  • Towels not provided
  • 0.1 mile to a pub
  • 1 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Highchair
  • Stairgate
  • No smoking
  • Welcome pack provided

Special Offer Angorfa Bach

Abersoch - Snowdonia & The Lleyn Peninsula

Detached house in central Abersoch, a five minute walk from the High Street and sandy beach, sleeps 4 in one stunning en suite master double bedroom and further twin bedroom, patio with outdoor seating, WiFi.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
£661 - £1286 per week *

ANGORF View property

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Pet free property
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Bed linen provided
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Towels not provided
  • Walk-in shower
  • 0.1 mile to a pub
  • 0.2 mile to a shop
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Stairgate
  • No smoking

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