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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 - Steadings


    Cumbria Allerdale District Westward


    This lovely converted barn is in a great location for either exploring the Lake District or taking in the costal scenery close by.
    Step to entrance.
    Ground Floor:
    Open plan living space:
    With beams.
    Living are...

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    • Big Cottages - Arhosfa


    Ceredigion Llanfarian


    Just 3 miles from Aberystwyth, Amrhosfa is a great base from which to explore the Cardigan coastline with its beautiful beaches.
    Ground Floor:
    Living/dining room: With electric wood burner, 40" Smart TV, d...

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    • Big Cottages - Briar Cottage

    Briar Cottage

    Gloucestershire Stroud


    With the Cotswold Way within easy reach, this is a perfect base from which to enjoy a walking holiday.

    Overlooking the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside, this Cotswold stone holiday cottage, one of a pair, offers spectacular views ...

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    • Big Cottages - Killerby Old Hall - KKU

    Killerby Old Hall - KKU

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Scarborough District Cayton


    Perfect for a special occasion, this manor house has its own games room, fitness room and library!. "Charming cottages situated in a scenic holiday location, which form an ideal base from which to explore the stunning scenery of the North Yorkshir...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Tree Park

    Tree Park

    Devon South Hams District Totnes


    Sleeping 20, S114160 is perfect for friends or family to get together. This beautifully furnished, spacious barn conversion has plenty of room for everyone.
    Set amidst 300 acres of rolling Devonshire countryside, S114160 is surrounded by woo...

    Sleeps 20

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    • Big Cottages - The Bran House- 23526

    The Bran House- 23526

    Lincolnshire East Lindsey District Horncastle


    Spend a relaxing break at this property, with plenty of walks along quiet country lanes to enjoy.
    This delightful range of buildings has been sympathetically converted into holiday cottages. The cottages are found within the idyllic hamlet o...

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    • Big Cottages - Wren Cottage

    Wren Cottage

    Denbighshire Cwm


    There will be something to please everyone during your stay at this lovely detached, 17th-century cottage, ideally situated close to both coast and countryside.
    This delightful, detached, 17th-century holiday cottage is located on a traditio...

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    • Big Cottages - Johnny's Cottage

    Johnny's Cottage

    Northumberland Bellingham


    This centrally placed property is an ideal base for walkers and cyclist alike wishing to explore the Northumberland National Park and Pennine Way.
    This three storey Grade II listed 19th century terraced cottage is set in the very centre of B...

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    • Big Cottages - Wester Auchleuchrie

    Wester Auchleuchrie

    Angus Brechin


    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 - The Retreat

    The Retreat

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Scarborough District Filey


    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 - St Mary's

    St Mary's

    South East Isle of Wight Cowes


    A great central base in Cowes, this terraced cottage is within walking distance of the beach, shops and restaurants.
    This quaint, Victorian terraced cottage is located in central Cowes. It is a short walk from the Red Jet terminal, marinas a...

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    • Big Cottages - Boat House

    Boat House

    Cambridgeshire Cambridge District Cambridge


    Enjoy at day at the races, punting on the Cam or National Trust properties all within easy reach of this first floor apartment.
    Ideal touring base. This well furnished, detached mews holiday apartment with its own fully enclosed walled garde...

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    • Big Cottages - Great Tythe Barn

    Great Tythe Barn

    Devon Torridge District Hartland


    Perfect for groups of family or friends wanting to holiday together in this lovely part of Devon close to the Cornwall border.
    A delightful small cluster of five, dog-friendly holiday cottages nestled in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty...

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    • Big Cottages - The Gearings - UK3163

    The Gearings - UK3163

    Northumberland Bamburgh


    This first floor apartment is perfect for couples or a family wanting to explore beautiful Northumberland and its stunning coastline.
    Spindlestone Mill is nestled in a tranquil setting, situated just over a mile inland from the stunning coas...

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    • Big Cottages - 2 The Courtyard

    2 The Courtyard

    Cornwall Portreath


    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 - Inland View

    Inland View

    Anglesey Trearddur Trearddur Bay


    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 - Gwalior


    Ceredigion New Quay


    This is ideal for a family holiday with the beach being a short stroll away, so don’t forget the bucket and spades.
    If you choose to have your holiday in S80531, then you will be in the perfect spot to enjoy all that the lovely Welsh s...

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    • Big Cottages - Thatch  Barn

    Thatch Barn

    Norfolk Great Yarmouth District Clippesby


    Wow! A fabulous thatched barn conversion that really is a special place to holiday. The barn is beautifully styled and has its own gym room and mezzanine entertainment area. This property really does have everything for special occasion or fami...

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    • Big Cottages - Windham's Barn

    Windham's Barn

    Norfolk North Norfolk District Thurgarton


    This luxurious, spacious barn conversion set in the heart of rolling countryside is a wonderful spot for a relaxed holiday for families or friends wanting to enjoy the rural life, wildlife and peaceful surroundings. There is...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Crab Quay Cottage

    Crab Quay Cottage

    Torbay Brixham



    Located just 300ft from Brixham’s bustling harbourside and with glimpses towards the sea from the balcony, S124045 offers an eclectic mix, combining modern interior style with the historical charm of an old fisherman&rsqu...

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    • Big Cottages - The Old Methodist Chapel

    The Old Methodist Chapel

    Norfolk King's Lynn and West Norfolk District Heacham


    If you are looking for a holiday house with the wow factor where your dog is welcome too, then  S43527may be just what you are looking for.  With a double height sitting room and fabulous kitchen/dining room, there is plenty of space ...

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    • Big Cottages - 1 Manor Barns

    1 Manor Barns

    Norfolk North Norfolk District Little Snoring


    Relax within the cosiness and character of this new barn conversion which is conveniently located only a few miles from the beautiful North Norfolk coast. This dog friendly, open-plan living accommodation is well equipped and provides that 'hom...

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    • Big Cottages - Oak House

    Oak House

    Norfolk Broadland Buxton


    Enjoy holidaying in comfort and style here at Oak House. Set within a quiet location in the village of Buxton, which has the National Broads Park and the stunning Norfolk coastline at its doorstep, S83483provides a perfect base for a relaxing h...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Anchor House

    Anchor House

    Norfolk North Norfolk District Wells-next-the-Sea


    If you want to be in the heart of Wells-next-the-Sea then look no further.  S50507 is a great family or friends holiday home within walking distance of the quayside, shops, pubs, restaurants and a leisurely stroll will get you to the beach...

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