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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 - Cosy St Just Cottage S42483

    Cosy St Just Cottage

    Cornwall St. Just

    S42483

    Awash with maritime history and smuggling connections, The Captain’s House overlooks a lighthouse and is close to Poldark Country.
    The Captain’s House lies at the northern end of a row of stone cottages, originally built for the ...

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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 - Gorgeous Bourton On The Water Cottage S16097

    Gorgeous Bourton-on-the-Water Cottage

    Cotswolds Gloucestershire Cotswold District Bourton-on-the-Water

    S16097

    S16097, with its beautiful outlook to St Mary’s Church, boasts a variety of charming period features, including some rare wig cupboards, fireplaces, beams and stone mullion windows. S16097, with its beautiful outlook to St Mary’s Churc...

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    • Big Cottages - Splendid Ross On Wye Cottage S24909

    Splendid Ross-On-Wye Cottage

    Herefordshire Ross-on-Wye

    S24909

    Cheltenham, Chepstow and Worcester are easily accessible, as are the Malverns, Brecon Beacons and Skirrid Fawr.
    These holiday properties (refs 28693 and 25025) are situated in the grounds of the owners’ home in beautiful rural south He...

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    • Big Cottages - Superb Beaworthy Cottage S105276

    Superb Beaworthy Cottage

    Devon West Devon District Beaworthy

    S105276

    S105276 is a 400 year old ’chocolate box’ thatched cottage, at the heart of the village of Sheepwash, with many walks from the doorstep.
    This semi-detached 400 year old thatched cottage is arranged over three floors and retains m...

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    • Big Cottages - Captivating Colchester Cottage S69641

    Captivating Colchester Cottage

    Essex Colchester District Colchester

    S69641

    Boasting sea views from the front of the property, S69641 is in an idyllic destination for accessing all the local amenities.
    S69641 is a single-storey detached bungalow, on the coast of Clacton-on-Sea, in Essex. This well-managed property h...

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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 - Splendid Craster Cottage S104520

    Splendid Craster Cottage

    Northumberland Craster

    S104520

    S104520 is one of two beautiful Whinstone cottages situated at Proctors Stead Farm, near the idyllic hamlet of Dunstan and less than a mile inland from the seashore at Craster. The cosy living room boasts a wood burner ensuring a toasty welcome wh...

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Fishguard Cottage S21825

    Attractive Fishguard Cottage

    Pembrokeshire Fishguard and Goodwick Fishguard

    S21825

    Tour the Pembrokeshire coast whilst staying at this well-presented property, which has elevated views over the harbour.
    Overlooking Fishguard harbour where the ferries to and from Ireland can been seen, is this detached holiday bungalow, ide...

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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 - Delightful Tewkesbury Cottage S86799

    Delightful Tewkesbury Cottage

    Gloucestershire Tewkesbury

    S86799

    With easy access to the Cotswolds villages, and close to the Winchcombe and Cotswolds Way walks, this is an excellent base for exploring the area.
    Overlooking fields, S86799 is a stylish, contemporary, well-appointed and detached holiday pro...

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    • Big Cottages - Wonderful Alston Cottage S18279

    Wonderful Alston Cottage

    Cumbria Eden District Alston

    S18279

    Formerly the home of a farm labourer, this cottage is within easy reach of Hadrians Wall, Hexham, Newcastle, Ullswater or Keswick.
    Stunning conversion. Set in a quiet area just off the cobbled main street in Alston, this terraced holiday cot...

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    • Big Cottages - Delightful Pitlochry Cottage S23433

    Delightful Pitlochry Cottage

    Perth and Kinross Pitlochry

    S23433

    Enjoy this superb lochside property, with access to a shingle beach with fishing rights.

    S23433 is an immaculately presented, end-terraced holiday home in an unrivalled setting, with panoramic views over Loch Tay and the surrounding co...

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Scarborough Cottage S43457

    Attractive Scarborough Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Scarborough District Scarborough

    S43457

    A stylish and spacious bungalow for six in the centre of Scarborough. Visit the Sea Life Sanctuary or wander along the Cleveland Way.
    S43457 is a very stylish bungalow situated in a quiet area of Scarborough yet not far from all the amenitie...

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    • Big Cottages - Lovely Craster Cottage S113954

    Lovely Craster Cottage

    Northumberland Craster

    S113954

    S113954 is an ideal property for families and couples wishing to explore the beautiful Northumbrian coastline and the nearby town of Alnwick.
    S113954 is a semi-detached property, next door to the owner’s home, nestled in a friendly cul...

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    • Big Cottages - Inviting Cayton Cottage S14987

    Inviting Cayton Cottage

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Scarborough District Cayton

    S14987

    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 - Captivating Lochgilphead Cottage S69757

    Captivating Lochgilphead Cottage

    Argyll and Bute Lochgilphead

    S69757

    With a wood burner, table tennis, vast natural grounds, fantastic views and so much more, this property is a holiday home like no other just a short walk from the sea.
    Standing in an elevated position with magnificent views across Loch Craig...

    Sleeps 10

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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 - 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 - Quaint Nefyn Apartment S22308

    Quaint Nefyn Apartment

    Gwynedd Nefyn

    S22308

    Impressive, spacious penthouse apartment for larger groups, has roof balconies with sea views, on site gym and steam room.
    A great location for a fantastic beach holiday. This spacious and impressive penthouse holiday apartment which is acce...

    Sleeps 10

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    • Big Cottages - Attractive Great Yarmouth Cottage S92656

    Attractive Great Yarmouth Cottage

    Norfolk Great Yarmouth District Great Yarmouth

    S92656

    Steeped in character, this beautiful barn conversion is set on a working farm and has a games barn, soft play area and even a relaxing hot tub.
    Wheatacre Hall Barns, are a delightful cluster of restored, semi-detached barn conversions, nestl...

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    • Big Cottages - Charming Glasgow Cottage S23545

    Charming Glasgow Cottage

    Glasgow City Glasgow

    S23545

    With first floor living room with woodburner and balcony, this delightful detached house is ideal for golf, watersports and cycling.
    Ideal touring base. Nestling within this secluded woodland setting, these detached holiday lodges overlook t...

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