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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.

Cosy fireplace anbd christmas tree

United Kingdom Cottages

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    • Big Cottages - Exquisite Belper Cottage S16481

    Exquisite Belper Cottage

    Derbyshire Amber Valley District Belper

    S16481

    A renovated coach house dating back to 1860 refurbished to an excellent standard - the ideal touring base for visiting the National Park, Alton Towers and Derby.
    Just 200 yards from a choice of shops and inns, this lovely detached holiday pr...

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    • Big Cottages - Lovely Sandown Apartment S133175

    Lovely Sandown Apartment

    South East Isle of Wight Sandown

    S133175

    A luxury, ground floor apartment set in an enviable, elevated position with cliff top views.
    All on the ground floor.
    Open plan living space.
    Living area:
    With Freeview TV, DVD player and bi-folding doors leading t...

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    • Big Cottages - Captivating Brixham Apartment S133176

    Captivating Brixham Apartment

    Torbay Brixham

    S133176

    A modern apartment located in the traditional seaside town of Brixham.
    Step to entrance.
    All on the ground floor.
    Open plan living space.
    Living area: With 32" Freeview TV and...

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    • Big Cottages - Cosy Paignton Apartment S133182

    Cosy Paignton Apartment

    Torbay Paignton

    S133182

    A spacious apartment overlooking Goodrington Park with sea views.
    Ramp to entrance.
    All on the ground floor.
    Open plan living space.
    Living area: With Freeview TV, DVD player ...

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Bridport Cottage S19685

    Delightful Bridport Cottage

    Dorset West Dorset District Bridport

    S19685

    S19685 boasts an idyllic location, set in an AONB and half a mile from the Jurassic Coast – perfect base for walkers.
    These delightful holiday cottages are set in the peaceful conservation village of Puncknowle, an AONB. The Jurassic C...

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    • Big Cottages - Exquisite Newquay Apartment S133184

    Exquisite Newquay Apartment

    Cornwall Newquay

    S133184

    A stylish apartment ideally positioned close to Fistral Beach and Newquay town centre.
    All on the second floor.
    Open plan living space.
    Living area:
    With 32" Freeview TV, DVD player, iPod dock, CD player, double so...

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    • Big Cottages - Charming Paignton Cottage S45450

    Charming Paignton Cottage

    Torbay Paignton

    S45450

    Walk to the beach or venture out and explore Paignton with its zoo, or Dartmoor’s rugged tors and lovely villages.

    S45450 is a beautiful, three-storey, terraced holiday property located in Goodrington, just 1½ miles away f...

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    • Big Cottages - Luxury Diss Lodge S25786

    Luxury Diss Lodge

    Norfolk South Norfolk District Diss

    S25786

    There are many attractions in this area to suit all ages, including Banham Zoo and Bressingham Steam Museum, or stay on site and enjoy use of the games room.
    Nestling in a delightful rural setting, these two holiday properties, one a traditi...

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Caldbeck Fells Cottage S70355

    Inviting Caldbeck Fells Cottage

    Cumbria Allerdale District Caldbeck

    S70355

    Nestled in the beautiful village of Caldbeck, this beautifully presented holiday cottage is in the perfect location for guests looking for peace and tranquility.
    This beautifully presented, semi-detached cottage is nestled overlooking the ch...

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Ashford Cottage S13528

    Attractive Ashford Cottage

    South East Kent Ashford District

    S13528

    Attractive barn conversion with beams, surrounded by fields, great for walkers, footpaths, bridleways and North Downs Way close by.
    This attractive and comfortable barn conversion, complete with solar panel electricity, patio and grassed are...

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    • Big Cottages - Quaint Cirencester Cottage S105997

    Quaint Cirencester Cottage

    Cotswolds Gloucestershire Cotswold District Cirencester

    S105997

    This detached property enjoys access to a spa with swimming pools, sauna and a steam room, and is great for a special occasion.
    S105997 is a detached property on its own small island. The open plan living space has folding doors onto a priva...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Lovely St Davids Cottage S21915

    Lovely St Davids Cottage

    Pembrokeshire St. David's and the Cathedral Close St David's

    S21915

    Watch the sun set over the bay from this family property or enjoy a game of pool in the evenings.
    Situated in a magnificent location within the Pembrokeshire National Park, this detached holiday property offers striking coastal views of St B...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Exquisite Morpeth Cottage S124105

    Exquisite Morpeth Cottage

    Northumberland Morpeth

    S124105

    With a tiered garden to the front and wonderful sea views, S124105 is great property for a beach holiday.
    With outstanding views of the whole bay from the large window, and with a tiered garden, S124105 has been renovated to maximise the vie...

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    • Big Cottages - Beautiful Brighstone Cottage S98586

    Beautiful Brighstone Cottage

    South East Isle of Wight Brighstone

    S98586

    6 S98586 is located in a peaceful area of the island, with a stunning cliff top view of the beach and walks from the doorstep.
    Located on the unspoiled south west coast of the Isle of Wight along Military Road, 6 S98586 can accommodate up to...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Quaint Torrington Lodge S83004

    Quaint Torrington Lodge

    Devon Torridge District Great Torrington

    S83004

    Keeping everyone entertained will be easy on your family holiday with use of a children’s play area, indoor pool, animals and games field! . Nestled within the heart of North Devon’s rural ’Tarka the Otter’ country in beaut...

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Portreath Cottage S20786

    Inviting Portreath Cottage

    Cornwall Portreath

    S20786

    Within easy access to St Ives, Eden Project and Falmouth is this converted wing of a Grade II listed mansion.
    Experience elegance and tranquillity in this carefully converted wing of a Grade II listed Cornish mansion, which stands upon a 42-...

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    • Big Cottages - Cosy Tregaron And The Cambrian Mountains Cottage S21590

    Cosy Tregaron and the Cambrian Mountains Cottage

    Ceredigion Llangeitho Blaenpenal

    S21590

    Located in a magical setting with views across fantastic scenery, Ceredigion’s coast with picturesque harbour towns can be discovered nearby.

    Pentre Bach is the home of the well known Welsh children’s character ’Sali ...

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    • Big Cottages - Cosy Aberystwyth Cottage S73218

    Cosy Aberystwyth Cottage

    Ceredigion Aberystwyth

    S73218

    Tyllwyd, so named after the grey stone used to build this Victorian, detached farmhouse, is wonderfully situated within 80-acres of farmland, which takes full advantage of the glorious hillside views of the Rheidol Valley or “Cwm Rheidol”. The ...

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    • Big Cottages - Beautiful Happisburgh Cottage S17255

    Beautiful Happisburgh Cottage

    Norfolk North Norfolk District Happisburgh

    S17255

    With direct access to the sandy beach and dunes, this spacious 18th-century former farmhouse is perfect for larger family gatherings.
    With plenty to do and see, or simply relax, S17255 offers a wonderful home to create new memories. Nestling...

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    • Big Cottages - Excellent Mevagissey Cottage S21089

    Excellent Mevagissey Cottage

    Cornwall Mevagissey

    S21089

    This charming holiday cottage is set above the working fishing harbour of Mevagissey and directly on the South West Coastal Path. With views over the harbour and down the coast, and minutes from the shops, pubs and restaurants, this cottage pro...

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    • Big Cottages - Luxury Preseli Hills Cottage S127882

    Luxury Preseli Hills Cottage

    Pembrokeshire Boncath

    S127882

    Lovingly converted from an original farm, this end cottage of three lies 10 minutes’ drive from Cardigan.
    Taliesin is one of five traditional Welsh stone and slate cottages nestled in an idyllic spot with truly fantastic valley views o...

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    • Big Cottages - Exquisite Bournemouth Cottage S127611

    Exquisite Bournemouth Cottage

    Bournemouth

    S127611

    Just 1 mile from the beach, and close to Christchurch’s amenities, S127611 is a great base for a coastal holiday in Dorset.
    This 1850s, Grade II listed, detached coastal cottage offers many original features and is within very close pr...

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Torrington Lodge S82999

    Attractive Torrington Lodge

    Devon Torridge District Great Torrington

    S82999

    A perfect choice for a family of six looking for a countryside location just a few miles from the North Devon coast.
    Nestled within the heart of North Devon’s rural ’Tarka the Otter’ country in beautiful countryside, yet ju...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Dumfries Cottage S121192

    Splendid Dumfries Cottage

    Dumfries and Galloway Dumfries

    S121192

    Within walking distance of Mabie Forest, this detached cottage is a fantastic base from which to explore the great outdoors.
    S121192 is a charming detached cottage set in enclosed gardens with stunning views over open countryside. Offering p...

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