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Large holiday cottages that sleep 12 to 15

When you need a space for 12 people it's not always easy to find what you want - you might need 12 bedrooms, or fewer, perhaps you're happy to cram people into all the rooms in a house as long as it sleeps 12. As a site dedicated to larger accommodation to fit large groups, you should find plenty of great options below or by searching. Ofcourse by bringing a large group you benefit from properties that have extra luxurious features. Begin your search for a property that sleeps 12 here!

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    • Big Cottages - Leyburn Manor

    Leyburn Manor

    Yorkshire and the Humber North Yorkshire Richmondshire District Middleham

    S59617

    The house is a charming, 18th century Georgian manor set on 3 acres of private walled garden and situated in the heart of picturesque Middleham.

    Middleham was once known as ‘the Windsor of the North’ because of the frequent visits of mo...

    Sleeps 20

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    • Big Cottages - Colleton Hall and East Wing

    Colleton Hall and East Wing

    Devon Mid Devon District Tiverton

    S137547

    The near-by villages of Nomansland, Rackenford and Witheridge together offer helpful amenities including excellent pubs, post offices, village stores and restaurants. The Michelin award-winning restaurant The Mason Arms is just a 10-minute car jou...

    Sleeps 18

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    • Big Cottages - Hockwold Hall

    Hockwold Hall

    Northamptonshire East Northamptonshire District Benefield

    S113581

    Standing detached, amidst 50 acres of land, this grand and unique property is the perfect location for family, friend and couple gatherings.
    Hockwold Hall offers guests a rare opportunity to experience a real slice of history in a luxurious ...

    Sleeps 26

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    • Big Cottages - The Links

    The Links

    Suffolk Waveney District Southwold

    S171123

    Perfectly positioned in the heart of the popular coastal town of Southwold with views over the stunning Southwold common and beyond lies The Links. Formerly a hotel this property has been lovingly renovated by the homeowner to make a holiday ho...

    Sleeps 13

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    • Big Cottages - Cotswold Valley Manor

    Cotswold Valley Manor

    Gloucestershire Stroud

    S137540

    Chalford Hill House is located in the small village of France Lynch. The closest pub, The King’s Head, is less than a 10-minute walk away – perfect for staggering home of an evening! The neighbouring larger village of Chalford Hill has a handy pos...

    Sleeps 16

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    • Big Cottages - The Lodge

    The 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, The Lodge is a stunning detached luxury property like no other....

    Sleeps 14

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    • Big Cottages - Peacock Lodge

    Peacock Lodge

    Nottinghamshire Rushcliffe Cotgrave

    S182844

    Nestled within a popular golf and country club, this luxurious barn conversion offers ample space for families, with much to see and do nearby.
    2 steps to entrance.
    Ground Floor:
    Open plan living space:

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Regents House

    Regents House

    South East West Sussex Arun District Arundel

    S13796

    Arundel Castle is just 50 yards away and can be seem from this splendid Regency town house suitable for up to 12 guests.
    Beautifully presented throughout, this splendid Grade II listed Regency town house offers wonderful views to historical ...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Happy House

    Happy House

    Yorkshire and the Humber East Yorkshire Withernwick

    S137832

    The perfect destination for a celebration with family and friends, with a private hot tub and pizza oven - what more could you ask for?. 2 steps to entrance.
    Ground Floor:
    Living room: With gas fire, 70"...

    Sleeps 14

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    • Big Cottages - Old Castle Mill

    Old Castle Mill

    Cheshire East Nantwich

    S85907

    This spacious property is a great base for the whole family to get together and enjoy a relaxing holiday in beautiful Cheshire.
    Dating back to the 1700’s and following a huge successful restoration and conversion project, Old Castle Mi...

    Sleeps 14

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    • Big Cottages - The Manor House

    The Manor House

    Norfolk North Norfolk District Fakenham

    S75463

    This stunning property is a real treat for history lovers. It boasts interesting features, up-to-date conveniences and a pizza oven in the garden.

    The Manor House, part of which dates back to the 1800s with much of the property alot ol...

    Sleeps 16

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    • Big Cottages - Brighton Pavilion Townhouse

    Brighton Pavilion Townhouse

    South East Brighton and Hove Brighton

    S95167

    This huge holiday home is brilliantly located in the heart of the vibrant city of Brighton. With views over the Royal Pavilion and the surrounding gardens, once you step out the door it will take you about ten minutes to walk down to the sea.

    Sleeps 32

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    • Big Cottages - Ardmhor

    Ardmhor

    Dumfries and Galloway Stranraer

    S61020

    This detached holiday is surrounded by large walled gardens and is an ideal touring base for extended families or groups of friends.
    This imposing, detached, red sandstone and whinstone house was built in 1880 by a local chemist. Ardmhor, me...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Yonderton House

    Yonderton House

    East Ayrshire Dalrymple

    S163363

    With plenty of room and four en-suite bedrooms, this detached farmhouse also enjoys trout/salmon fishing on-site.
    Ground Floor:
    Open plan living space.
    Living area: With wood burner, 42...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Caerlaverock Eastpark Farmhouse

    Caerlaverock Eastpark Farmhouse

    Dumfries and Galloway Dumfries

    S86230

    This wonderful property is ideally located for exploring south west Scotland and offers enough room for all the family.
    Caerlaverock Eastpark Farmhouse is a bird and wildlife lovers’ dream. Whatever the time of year, there is spectacul...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Fircliff

    Fircliff

    Argyll and Bute Port Bannatyne

    S164263

    Fircliff is the ideal choice for family celebrations or for groups of friends to enjoy the stunning views whilst exploring this beautiful island.
    Ground Floor:
    3 steps to entrance.
    Living room: With woo...

    Sleeps 14

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    • Big Cottages - North Farm

    North Farm

    Durham Barnard Castle

    S173130

    This exceptionally stylish stone built farmhouse only 15 mins drive away from Darlington has a large entertaining and dining area to seat 14 people. With 2 reception rooms where you can either enjoy spending time together discussing the days ad...

    Sleeps 14

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    • Big Cottages - White Stone House

    White Stone House

    South East East Sussex Eastbourne District Eastbourne

    S121889

    White Stone House is a charming Victorian house located in the village of Eastbourne, East Sussex. Hosting six bedrooms; two family rooms, and four doubles, all joined by en-suite shower rooms, this property can sleep up to sixteen people. Inside ...

    Sleeps 16

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    • Big Cottages - Caer Felin Bungalow

    Caer Felin Bungalow

    Anglesey Aberffraw Ty Croes

    S5278

    Caer Felin Bungalowis a large detached cottage in the hamlet of Pencarnisiog, just three miles from the resort town of Rhosneigr on the Isle of Anglesey. The cottage sleeps thirteen people and has three family bedrooms, one twin room, a family bat...

    Sleeps 13

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    • Big Cottages - Bron-y-Bryn Lodge

    Bron-y-Bryn Lodge

    Denbighshire Prestatyn

    S5257

    Bron-y-Bryn Lodge is a linked cottage on the top of a hill in the North Wales village of Gwaenysgor near to Prestatyn. The cottage has six double bedrooms (all with en-suite facilities) which make it suitable for twelve people. The rest of the acc...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Dolphin Cottage

    Dolphin Cottage

    Cumbria South Lakeland District Grange-Over-Sands

    S3186

    This imposing, detached house is situated at the centre of the small fishing village of Flookburgh. Ideally located in the heart of the Lake District Peninsula and just two miles from Cartmel, this former fisherman's cottage has been lovingly mode...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - Ty Capel Saron

    Ty Capel Saron

    Snowdonia Gwynedd Bangor

    S80966

    Four bedrooms: 1 x double with balcony, 2 x double, 1 x twin. Bathroom with roll-top bath, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area (seats 9) with double sof...

    Sleeps 12

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    • Big Cottages - The Hall

    The Hall

    Snowdonia Powys Machynlleth

    S4776

    Surrounded by beautiful countryside amidst the wooded slopes of the Dyfi Forest is this stone-built detached property, set on the edge of Aberllefenni village. This wonderful holiday home has been designed to offer a high standard of modern living...

    Sleeps 14

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    • Big Cottages - Abbeylands House

    Abbeylands House

    Conwy Llandudno

    S91125

    Over three floors. Seven bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 2 x second floor double, 1 x first floor double, 1 x second floor twin (half landing), 1 x second floor single, 1 x first floor single. First floor bathroom with a shower over bath, basin and WC, f...

    Sleeps 12

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