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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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United Kingdom Cottages

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    • Big Cottages - Adorable St Davids Lodge S21930

    Adorable St Davids Lodge

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

    S21930

    Boasting a cosy woodburner and large garden, this single-storey barn conversion is a fantastic base to explore the area from.
    Set on the edge of Pembrokeshire’s National Park in the charming village of Mathry with its Welsh pub and tea...

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Aberdovey Cottage S24663

    Wonderful Aberdovey Cottage

    Snowdonia Gwynedd Aberdyfi

    S24663

    This former gatehouse, ideal for family and friends, with shared on-site facilities, award winning spa and children’s playground, is 5 miles from the coast.
    This converted former gatehouse on the Plas Talgarth Estate is situated on the...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Chipping Norton Cottage S15690

    Delightful Chipping Norton Cottage

    South East Oxfordshire West Oxfordshire District Chipping Norton

    S15690

    A three-storey home decorated with quality furnishings. In a quiet location yet within walking distance of all amenities in Chipping Norton.
    Set in the Cotswolds AONB, on the edge of the historic market town of Chipping Norton (‘Gatewa...

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    • Big Cottages - Charming Haverfordwest Cottage S37734

    Charming Haverfordwest Cottage

    Pembrokeshire Haverfordwest

    S37734

    Nestling just outside a quiet hamlet, with wood burner and substantial grounds, this former vicarage offers peace and tranquility, five miles from the coast.
    Nestled in an idyllic location within two acres of mature grounds and beautiful gar...

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    • Big Cottages - Superb Burnham On Sea Cottage S20054

    Superb Burnham-on-Sea Cottage

    Somerset Sedgemoor District Burnham-on-Sea

    S20054

    This holiday property is ideal for family groups, equipped with three living rooms and a private hot tub in the enclosed lawned garden.
    Large heated hot tub. This holiday home stands detached in an enclosed lawned garden with private terrace...

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Kendal And Lakes Gateway Lodge S126408

    Wonderful Kendal and Lakes Gateway Lodge

    Cumbria South Lakeland District Natland

    S126408

    This spacious property is great for families or groups of friends to get together, with a cosy open fire and 2-acre grounds to explore.
    Whether it’s for a Christmas and New Year gathering, a special family celebration or a landmark bir...

    Sleeps 14

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    • Big Cottages - Stunning Whitby Cottage S60812

    Stunning Whitby Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Scarborough District Whitby

    S60812

    For a traditional seaside holiday, S60812 is just the spot for a family of 5.
    Situated above the town of Whitby in a quiet area yet not far from all the amenities, S60812 is a homely, terraced cottage within a small holiday complex. The prop...

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    • Big Cottages - Exquisite Helmsley Cottage S76758

    Exquisite Helmsley Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Ryedale District Helmsley

    S76758

    A three-storey cottage finished in contemporary style set in a charming market town surrounded by countryside, yet within easy reach of the coast.
    Situated in the heart of the picturesque market town of Helmsley, this stone-built, character ...

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Oban Cottage S101249

    Inviting Oban Cottage

    Argyll and Bute Oban

    S101249

    Enjoy the best of both worlds, with glorious scenery and wildlife to see, and the shops and restaurants of bustling Oban to explore.
    Set on a small croft at the head of Loch Nell, this traditional detached holiday cottage offers a superb bas...

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    • Big Cottages - Charming Newtown Cottage S21409

    Charming Newtown Cottage

    Powys Newtown and Llanllwchaiarn Newtown

    S21409

    There is an abundance of attractions in the surrounding area to enjoy, or simply spend the day relaxing in your very own hot tub.
    In a glorious rural location affording stunning panoramic views over the surrounding countryside, this converte...

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Brechin Cottage S88119

    Attractive Brechin Cottage

    Angus Brechin

    S88119

    Set in a stunning rural location, this beautiful detached holiday property is the ideal base for a relaxing holiday with friends or family.
    S88119 can be found on the banks of the River South Esk and is ideally situated for exploring Carnous...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Beautiful Glasgow Cottage S23541

    Beautiful Glasgow Cottage

    Glasgow City Glasgow

    S23541

    In private grounds is this bright, spacious, family cottage with two wood burning stoves, located inside the Lomond and Trossachs National Park.
    This charming, well appointed house is set in its own private grounds ⅓ mile from the vill...

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    • Big Cottages - Stunning Aviemore Cottage S70380

    Stunning Aviemore Cottage

    Highland Aviemore

    S70380

    Just a hop, skip and a jump from the centre of Aviemore, S70380 offers warm and homely holiday accommodation in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park.
    S70380 enjoys a peaceful setting just a short walk from the centre of the vibrant town...

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    • Big Cottages - Cosy Taynuilt Cottage S23187

    Cosy Taynuilt Cottage

    Argyll and Bute Taynuilt

    S23187

    Late 16th century Ardbrecknish House is in a magnificent Highland setting with wonderful views of mountains and glens. Magnificent setting in mature woodland by Loch Awe

    Ideal area for fishing, walking and cycling

    Children&rs...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Captivating King's Lynn Cottage S98093

    Captivating King's Lynn Cottage

    Norfolk King's Lynn and West Norfolk District Kings Lynn

    S98093

    A large property with a hot tub, close to Sandringham, beautiful, historic King’s Lynn and popular resorts of Heacham, Snettisham and Hunstanton.
    This superb wing of Grade II listed S98093, which is adjacent to the owner’s home, ...

    Sleeps 11

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Hexham Cottage S14582

    Inviting Hexham Cottage

    Northumberland Hexham

    S14582

    19th century farmhouse with games room, woodburning stove and lovely countryside views. Close to Hadrian’s Wall and Corbridge.
    This outstanding detached farmhouse with country views dates back to the 19th century and has been refurbish...

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Flamborough Cottage S14916

    Wonderful Flamborough Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber East Yorkshire Flamborough

    S14916

    This cottage is ideal for families or small groups who wish to explore the seaside resorts, and local towns and villages.
    Panoramic views. Peacefully situated at the end of a country lane with far-reaching rural views, these former farm buil...

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    • Big Cottages - Tasteful Keswick Cottage S84720

    Tasteful Keswick Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Allerdale District Keswick

    S84720

    Excellent 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom town house, close to amenities and walks from the door. S84720 underwent complete renovation and refurbishment to create a superb self catering cottage. It provides generous accommodation for large families and walk...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Haverfordwest Cottage S84496

    Splendid Haverfordwest Cottage

    Pembrokeshire Haverfordwest

    S84496

    If a truly unique location with stunning views is something you have been searching for - look no further!. S84496 is perched on the banks of the Dale Estuary with panoramic views out over the Haven Waterway and countryside to the rear. This is an...

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    • Big Cottages - Quaint Hawes Cottage S50578

    Quaint Hawes Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Hawes

    S50578

    An excellent terraced cottage just off the village green in the pretty village of Bainbridge, between the popular market towns of Hawes and Leyburn.
    Riverdale is a beautiful character terraced cottage superbly situated in the centre of Bainb...

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    • Big Cottages - Quaint Lincoln Cottage S90117

    Quaint Lincoln Cottage

    Lincolnshire Lincoln District Lincoln

    S90117

    This cosy property, on the outskirts of Lincoln, is the perfect retreat to enjoy sightseeing, good food and good company.
    Bailey’s Retreat is a detached, single-storey property on the outskirts of Lincoln, situated in the quiet village...

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    • Big Cottages - Lovely Selby Cottage S57452

    Lovely Selby Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Selby District Selby

    S57452

    This large holiday property is ideal for family groups to get together, and is surrounded by 10 acres of natural grounds with woodland.
    Set in 10 acres with its own lake and woodland, this superb house, tucked away down a quiet country lane,...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive New Quay Cottage S49641

    Attractive New Quay Cottage

    Ceredigion New Quay

    S49641

    Situated in a peaceful location, Cwm Hyfryd is aptly name as it translates to ’delightful valley’. This spectacular, detached barn conversion, accessed by a farm track, has been cleverly planned to take advantage of the views as the living acco...

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    • Big Cottages - Lovely Filey Cottage S34756

    Lovely Filey Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Scarborough District Filey

    S34756

    A traditionally furnished, spacious and comfortable property set quietly near the centre of Filey, with shops, restaurants and the beach within walking distance.
    S34756 is a traditional and very comfortable, spacious terraced house situated ...

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