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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 - Superb Louth Lodge S15802

    Superb Louth Lodge

    Lincolnshire East Lindsey District Louth

    S15802

    S15802 couldn’t ask for a nicer setting. If you’re looking for an active family holiday then there are lots of leisure facilities close by.
    Nestling peacefully in open glades amidst 80 acres of bluebell woodland – a bird wa...

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    • Big Cottages - Beautiful Driffield Cottage S121058

    Beautiful Driffield Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber East Yorkshire Driffield

    S121058

    This is the ideal cottage for family or friends with its three en-suite bedrooms and with Burton Agnes, Burton Constable and Sledmere House all within easy reach.
    Brockholme Barns offer a range of four converted barns sleeping from 2 to 12 g...

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Chulmleigh Cottage S77388

    Inviting Chulmleigh Cottage

    Devon North Devon District Chulmleigh

    S77388

    This stunning 19th-century church promises a memorable holiday, with its stained glass windows, vaulted ceilings, wood burners and large garden.
    Located in the rural hamlet of Hollocombe in mid-Devon, this stunning converted church of St. Mi...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Coleford Cottage S89754

    Splendid Coleford Cottage

    Gloucestershire Forest of Dean Coleford

    S89754

    Ideally situated for exploring Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Monmouthshire, this makes the perfect base for those looking to explore both England and Wales.
    Located on a working farm close to Mitcheldean, on the western side of the Fore...

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    • Big Cottages - Luxury Stanhope Cottage S86173

    Luxury Stanhope Cottage

    Durham Stanhope

    S86173

    S86173 is ideal for larger families and groups to enjoy a visit to the Durham Dales and the many places of interest in County Durham.
    Bowlees Holiday Cottages are nestled on a hillside in the heart of County Durham, located a mile from the i...

    Sleeps 13

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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 - 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 - 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 - Captivating Pooley Bridge And Northern Ullswater Cottage S85062

    Captivating Pooley Bridge and Northern Ullswater Cottage

    Lake District Cumbria Eden District Askham

    S85062

    A traditional 18th-century Cumbrian cottage, retaining many original features with beautiful panoramic views.
    A traditional 18th-century Cumbrian cottage with beautiful panoramic views, located in the small picturesque village of Helton. A p...

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Newton Abbot Cottage S19351

    Attractive Newton Abbot Cottage

    Devon Teignbridge District Newton Abbot

    S19351

    For the perfect country retreat this thatched farmhouse has 100-acres of farmland to explore, or spend a day on mysterious Dartmoor instead.
    Mentioned in the Domesday Book, this 100-acre working farm, on the slopes of the pretty Teign Valley...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Stunning Liskeard Apartment S20959

    Stunning Liskeard Apartment

    Cornwall Liskeard

    S20959

    Groups or families holidaying together will find this cottage ideal, with two conservatories and its own garden, set within the grounds of Rosecraddoc Manor.
    Set in 38 acres of beautiful grounds
    Some properties suitable for disabled peo...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Charming Carlisle Cottage S126162

    Charming Carlisle Cottage

    Cumbria Carlisle District Carlisle

    S126162

    With its three en-suite bedrooms this spacious cottage is perfect for family and friends holidaying together. The Lake District and Scottish Borders are easily reached.
    S126162 is a beautifully presented terraced barn conversion with spaciou...

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Bassenthwaite Cottage S126985

    Wonderful Bassenthwaite Cottage

    Cumbria Allerdale District Bassenthwaite

    S126985

    Ideal for a family, this charming cottage is conveniently located to explore the stunning scenery of the Lake District National Park.
    S126985 is ideally located on the edge of the Lake District National Park, perfectly placed to explore the ...

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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 - Exquisite Liskeard Cottage S20969

    Exquisite Liskeard Cottage

    Cornwall Liskeard

    S20969

    On site facilities include games room and tennis court, and village pub which has live entertainment and barbecues.
    Bar and restaurant; The Village Inn within the grounds
    Free use of tennis court at adjacent Rosecraddoc Manor
    Use o...

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    • Big Cottages - Beautiful Ryde And Seaview Cottage S81422

    Beautiful Ryde and Seaview Cottage

    South East Isle of Wight Fishbourne

    S81422

    Set within a 9-acre estate, this holiday property is ideal for exploring the many attractions the Isle of Wight has to offer.
    Situated along a private road, this Victorian home was formerly the summer residence of the Countess Cowley, a memb...

    Sleeps 14

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    • Big Cottages - Superb Great Yarmouth Cottage S56521

    Superb Great Yarmouth Cottage

    Norfolk Great Yarmouth District Great Yarmouth

    S56521

    This vast converted barn is finished in contemporary style and offers the ideal location for family getaways.

    Built in the late 1700s, S56521 had a number of uses, such as for cattle, grain and potato storage. It was renovated as a fam...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Adorable St Just Cottage S21326

    Adorable St Just Cottage

    Cornwall St. Just

    S21326

    Where can you experience both coast and countryside within close proximity? S21326 of course! . Close to the coast and only 7 miles from the lovely sandy beach at Sennen Cove, this comfortable detached property enjoys a quiet location on the fring...

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    • Big Cottages - Luxury Burnham On Sea Cottage S20044

    Luxury Burnham-on-Sea Cottage

    Somerset Sedgemoor District Burnham-on-Sea

    S20044

    A spacious barn conversion perfectly suited for a family holiday close to the beacj and a wealth of attractions.
    Only 1.5 miles from Brean’s vast sandy beach, this bright and spacious barn conversion sits close to the dramatic Brean Do...

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    • Big Cottages - Luxury Ventnor Cottage S44998

    Luxury Ventnor Cottage

    South East Isle of Wight Ventnor

    S44998

    S44998 is conveniently situated in the small village of Niton and within a short distance to the beach.
    Built around 1700, S44998 has been renovated to offer wonderful holiday accommodation for families or friends to get together. It is deco...

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Biggar Cottage S23527

    Wonderful Biggar Cottage

    South Lanarkshire Biggar

    S23527

    Delightful family cottage with wood burning stove, ideal for exploring the area, Biggar with Victorian puppet theatre and museums nearby.
    Enjoying an idyllic situation on the 33,000-acre Douglas Estate, surrounded by open countryside and pan...

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    • Big Cottages - Superb Leyburn Cottage S93620

    Superb Leyburn Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Leyburn

    S93620

    Return after a day in the Dales to enjoy dining in the fully lit courtyard, with its pizza oven and firepit!. Set in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, this cottage lies at the end of a row, on the edge of the well-known village of West Witton, wh...

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Dunoon Cottage S44372

    Attractive Dunoon Cottage

    Argyll and Bute Dunoon

    S44372

    Within walking distance from the heart of Dunoon, this property is the ideal base for discovering the Cowal Peninsula and the local area.
    Located close to Dunoon Promenade, this spacious lower conversion boasts superb sea views and is within...

    Sleeps 10

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