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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 - Excellent Wroxham Lodge S17719

    Excellent Wroxham Lodge

    Norfolk Broadland Wroxham

    S17719

    After a day spent exploring the Norfolk Broads, relax on the first floor balcony which overlooks a marina.
    "Still waters, scudding sails, stately swans and blissful peace – the magic of the Broads on your doorstep:". ’Still water...

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Claxton Cottage S93311

    Delightful Claxton Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Ryedale District Claxton

    S93311

    This delightful, detached holiday home is ideal for families or groups of friends to enjoy the picturesque countryside of North Yorkshire.
    Surrounded by a large garden, this detached dormer bungalow offers spacious, well presented holiday ac...

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    • Big Cottages - Quaint Ventnor Cottage S85404

    Quaint Ventnor Cottage

    South East Isle of Wight Ventnor

    S85404

    There are plenty of attractions nearby to keep guests of all ages entertained, or simply relax and enjoy the sea views from S85404.
    Providing fantastically spacious and well-furnished holiday accommodation for larger families or groups, this...

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Newquay Cottage S20604

    Inviting Newquay Cottage

    Cornwall Newquay

    S20604

    This 15th-century S20604, with its own pretty garden, has tremendous character, a friendly atmosphere and is extremely well furnished. The spacious beamed sitting room is set on the first floor to take full advantage of the wonderful coastal vi...

    Sleeps 13

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    • Big Cottages - Luxury Cambridge Cottage S41364

    Luxury Cambridge Cottage

    Cambridgeshire Cambridge District Cambridge

    S41364

    Centrally located in Cambridge, this holiday property in a residential gated courtyard, is the ideal base to discover Cambridge.
    A lovely three-storey luxury townhouse awaits at S41364. Set within a quiet and sought after, residential gated ...

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    • Big Cottages - Superb Blaenau Ffestiniog Cottage S84269

    Superb Blaenau Ffestiniog Cottage

    Snowdonia Gwynedd Ffestiniog Blaenau-Ffestiniog

    S84269

    This converted bank is a great place to stay close to Blaenau Ffestiniog, the coast and a host of attractions, one visit won’t be enough!. You can bank on having a great holiday when you check in to S84269, as this unique holiday property wa...

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    • Big Cottages - Superb Cambridge Cottage S80414

    Superb Cambridge Cottage

    Cambridgeshire Cambridge District Cambridge

    S80414

    One visit to the historic city of Cambridge just won’t be enough, you’ll find yourself returning again to squeeze in all there is to see and do.
    Set in a quiet residential area of the sought after suburb of Cherry Hinton yet clos...

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    • Big Cottages - Exquisite Ayr Cottage S23490

    Exquisite Ayr Cottage

    South Ayrshire Ayr

    S23490

    Enjoy miles of great walking and cycling from this holiday property which is ideal for a family or group of friends.
    This spacious, detached bungalow lies in the quiet village of Sorn (‘Britain in Bloom’ award winner) and has dir...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Fishguard Cottage S75593

    Splendid Fishguard Cottage

    Pembrokeshire Scleddau Panteg

    S75593

    A pretty semi-detached property located near the hamlet of Dwrbach with its very own private hot tub and excellent ground floor facilities.
    Delve into S75593, set only 3 miles from the dramatic north Pembrokeshire coastline within the owners...

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    • Big Cottages - Gorgeous York Lodge S87087

    Gorgeous York Lodge

    Yorkshire and the Humber York

    S87087

    This stunning property has everything you will need to keep everyone entertained, with a fabulous games room and a relaxing hot tub.
    Contemporary in design and artful in nature, S87087 is a stunning detached luxury property like no other. Pr...

    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 - 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 - Tasteful Cromer Apartment S98412

    Tasteful Cromer Apartment

    Norfolk North Norfolk District Cromer

    S98412

    Ideally situated for enjoying the sandy beaches and exploring the many miles of footpaths within the Norfolk Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
    Enjoying a prime location which means you really couldn’t be closer to the seafront ...

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    • Big Cottages - Stunning Cheddar Lodge S91057

    Stunning Cheddar Lodge

    Somerset Sedgemoor District Cheddar

    S91057

    Perfect for families, this property is overlooking the S91057 Hills and set on the owner’s working farm which is home to some friendly alpacas.
    Set in a secluded position high in the S91057s above Cheddar Gorge and just 3 miles from Ch...

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    • Big Cottages - Cosy Horncastle Cottage S15771

    Cosy Horncastle Cottage

    Lincolnshire East Lindsey District Horncastle

    S15771

    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 - Lovely Liskeard Cottage S20970

    Lovely Liskeard Cottage

    Cornwall Liskeard

    S20970

    Added bonus of shared tennis court and games room, with on site Village Inn with children’s games and live entertainment.
    Bar and restaurant; The Village Inn within the grounds
    Free use of tennis court at adjacent Rosecraddoc Mano...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Morpeth Cottage S72297

    Splendid Morpeth Cottage

    Northumberland Morpeth

    S72297

    Just 5 miles from Northumberland’s beautiful and rugged coastline, peppered with friendly villages, majestic castles and sandy coves, this charming, detached holiday home is an ideal location for exploring this magnificent county. Situated clos...

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    • Big Cottages - Gorgeous Beddgelert Cottage S22190

    Gorgeous Beddgelert Cottage

    Snowdonia Gwynedd Beddgelert

    S22190

    A secluded retreat ¼ of a mile along a track on the slopes of Cricht mountain in the beautiful Upper Croesor Valley.
    Superbly positioned on the slopes of Cricht mountain, at the top of the beautiful, unspoilt Upper Croesor Valley, thi...

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    • Big Cottages - Charming Selsey Cottage S125446

    Charming Selsey Cottage

    South East West Sussex Chichester District Selsey

    S125446

    Perfect for a gathering of family or friends, this beautiful Grade II listed property is the ideal base for an unforgettable holiday by the sea.
    S125446 in Selsey is a beautiful detached Grade II listed manor house that can offer accommodati...

    Sleeps 17

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    • Big Cottages - Stunning Otterburn Cottage S14643

    Stunning Otterburn 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 - Captivating Westward Ho! Apartment S133018

    Captivating Westward Ho! Apartment

    Devon Torridge District Northam Westward Ho!

    S133018

    A stylish well-appointed split-level apartment with direct access to the beach.
    Ground Floor:
    Open plan living space.
    Living area:
    With 50’’ Sky TV (BT Sports package), DVD player, Sonos speakers and pa...

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Honiton Cottage S57788

    Attractive Honiton Cottage

    Devon East Devon District Honiton

    S57788

    This beautifully presented holiday property is the perfect location for a family gathering or a group of friends, with a glorious garden surrounding.
    Nestled in rolling Devon hills and set in secluded, walled gardens, this rural retreat is c...

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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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