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Large houses to rent for Christmas

Christmas is the perfect time to gather the family together for big feasts, games exchanging presents and watching Christmas movies. Why take turns hosting when everybody can enjoy shared responsbility in a gorgeous rented home in the country over Christmas. We have thousands of big cottages available, many of which accept pets so the whole family can come - and for your special Christmas booking why not enquire with owners to make sure the home is decorated for a magical break to remember.

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    • Big Cottages - Laurel House

    Laurel House

    Sefton Southport

    S80443

    This spacious detached holiday home provides idyllic accommodation for guests looking to explore this delightful location.
    Located on the outskirts of the village of Banks and surrounded by open countryside, S80443 provides spacious and comf...

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    • Big Cottages - Kelbrook

    Kelbrook

    Dumfries and Galloway Stranraer

    S97687

    Ideal for nature lovers - take a walk through the surrounding countryside or visit the RSPB Mull of Galloway nature reserve.
    This spacious, detached farmhouse is situated in a peaceful setting, and boasts stunning views over open countryside...

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    • Big Cottages - 268 Gurnard Pines - UKC2264

    268 Gurnard Pines - UKC2264

    South East Isle of Wight Cowes

    S84461

    Family holidays or a short break at Gurnard Pines on the Isle of Wight will create many lasting memories.
    Gurnard Pines is a great destination for family holidays and short breaks. These five well-presented, semi-detached, single-storey holi...

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    • Big Cottages - Low Mouthlock Cottage

    Low Mouthlock Cottage

    Cumbria Eden District Kirkby Stephen

    S38155

    This rural, period property enjoys a secluded location between the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District. It has both character and appeal with a wood burner in the lounge and an enclosed garden.
    S38155 is a fantastically remote, quintessent...

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    • Big Cottages - Tomfield Cottage

    Tomfield Cottage

    Staffordshire Staffordshire Moorlands Leek

    S16032

    Tomfields Cottage has a games room for your kids, an enclosed garden for your dog and plenty of local attractions within easy reach for all.
    Enjoying far-reaching countryside views, this welcoming semi-detached holiday cottage, adjacent to t...

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    • Big Cottages - Barn Owl Cottage

    Barn Owl Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Penrith

    S125759

    Perfect for a family holiday with a difference. Enjoy exploring Cumbria’s attractions, or simply take a llama for a walk!. S125759 is quaint and pretty, offering real home from home comforts and is set in a peaceful, tranquil, woodland garde...

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    • Big Cottages - Inland View

    Inland View

    Anglesey Trearddur Trearddur Bay

    S126992

    Boasting stunning panoramic views from the balcony, this detached property lies just a short walk from an award-winning beach.
    Superbly located within easy walking distance of a beautiful award-winning sandy beach, this spacious, detached ho...

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    • Big Cottages - Elm Cottage-W40630

    Elm Cottage-W40630

    Carmarthenshire Carmarthen

    S21640

    A great base from which to enjoy the coast, with Tenby, Saundersfoot and the coastal footpath within easy reach.
    Fantastic views. On arrival, you will be met with the most fantastic views from outside these properties, as far reaching as Dev...

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    • Big Cottages - Picturesk

    Picturesk

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Scarborough District Whitby

    S42396

    With views over the estuary and towards the abbey, this three bedroom apartment is located in the much sought-after location of Whitby. Spend many an hour sat at the window watching the boats, or why not learn to canoe?. This lovely three bedroom ...

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    • Big Cottages - Flint Barn

    Flint Barn

    Norfolk North Norfolk District North Walsham

    S80144

    This detached, single-storey barn conversion, provides idyllic accommodation for families, friends and couples alike.
    White House Farm Holiday Cottages, (refs UKC150, UKC151 and UKC1627), lie just 2 miles from the seaside village of Mundesle...

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    • Big Cottages - Rheidol

    Rheidol

    Ceredigion Aberystwyth

    S21519

    This charming converted outbuilding benefits from a central location for exploring all of Wales. . Stunning location. Two charming converted outbuildings on a farm, close to the historic town of Aberystwyth. With a relaxing shared hot tub, Pentre...

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    • Big Cottages - The Retreat

    The Retreat

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Scarborough District Filey

    S80594

    This wonderful dormer bungalow offers the ideal location to explore Filey, Whitby, the North York Moors National Park and so much more.
    This spacious, semi-detached dormer bungalow is ideal for a coastal family getaway. Situated in a quiet r...

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    • Big Cottages - The Gate Lodge

    The Gate Lodge

    Highland Caithness-shire Wick

    S79381

    S79381 is a traditional stone lodge house at the entrance to an historic country house which was once the seat of the Duke of Sutherland.
    This attractive, detached 19th-century cottage has been restored by the current owners of the country e...

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    • Big Cottages - Woodcock - UKC2661

    Woodcock - UKC2661

    Norfolk Great Yarmouth District Great Yarmouth

    S92656

    Steeped in character, this beautiful barn conversion is set on a working farm and has a games barn, soft play area and even a relaxing hot tub.
    Wheatacre Hall Barns, are a delightful cluster of restored, semi-detached barn conversions, nestl...

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    • Big Cottages - Bee Bowl Cottage - HTTD

    Bee Bowl Cottage - HTTD

    Devon Torridge District Bideford

    S19006

    You’ll love this thatched property sitting beside the Tarka Trail which is great for walking and cycling during your break away.
    This pretty, adjoining, thatched holiday cottage is peacefully located next to the historic church and bes...

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    • Big Cottages - Greenchester'S Cottage

    Greenchester'S Cottage

    Northumberland Otterburn

    S14643

    Lovely country house with large gardens and swimming pool. On the edge of the national park and only a few miles from Hadrian’s Wall.

    This delightful country holiday home, attached to the owner’s house, has extensive garden...

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    • Big Cottages - Dandelion Cottage

    Dandelion Cottage

    Durham Bishop Auckland

    S77518

    Walkers and cyclists will love this location, or for those who enjoy some retail shopping, the city of Durham is just 30 minutes’ away.

    Hidden away in the stunning countryside of County Durham, S77518 is the perfect place from wh...

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    • Big Cottages - The Court House

    The Court House

    Yorkshire and the Humber Lancashire Lancaster Carnforth

    S18216

    Situated in the grounds of Leck Hall, golf lovers will be in their element at this cottage, with three courses within 5 miles.
    In the peaceful grounds of Leck Hall, approached through splendid parkland, this architect-designed former Georgia...

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    • Big Cottages - Bluebell House

    Bluebell House

    Highland Brora

    S24326

    Traditional cottage within walking distance of harbour and beach, Castle of May and Dunrobin Castle easily reached.
    Within walking distance of the beach and picturesque fishing harbour, this very comfortable, traditional holiday cottage sits...

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    • Big Cottages - Glebe Farm Cottage

    Glebe Farm Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Hambleton District Brompton

    S84263

    Enjoy country walks, castles, shopping or simply relax in the garden after a day exploring North Yorkshire and Durham.
    S84263 is a wonderfully converted 1850s farmhouse with a fabulous garden, patio and barbecue area where you can sit out an...

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    • Big Cottages - School House

    School House

    Peak District Staffordshire Staffordshire Moorlands Leek

    S50586

    The S50586is a great base for a large family or group of friends to simply ‘get away from it all’.
    The S50586is a truly wonderful detached, Grade II listed stone built cottage situated in a rural position in the hamlet of Bradnop...

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    • Big Cottages - City Break Cardiff

    City Break Cardiff

    Cardiff Castle Cardiff

    S86363

    Centrally situated in Cardiff with its unique attractions, historic buildings, top shopping experience and fantastic entertainment at the Millennium Centre.
    Why not book a break to Cardiff, the capital city of Wales and explore the amazing r...

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    • Big Cottages - Cliff End House

    Cliff End House

    South East Isle of Wight Shanklin

    S37352

    Explore the island from an open-top bus or enjoy the island’s many attractions whilst staying at this holiday property.
    This semi-detached holiday property is ideally situated just 5 minutes’ walk from Shanklin’s lovely gol...

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    • Big Cottages - Trewydden

    Trewydden

    Carmarthenshire Llandovery

    S21717

    Located in the village of Llanwrda, explore the Towy Vales and the Brecon Beacons National Park from this holiday property.
    The imposing brick built house of S21717 dates back to circa 1895 and stands proudly in the small Towy Valley Carmart...

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