Luxury Cottages and Self-Catering Accommodation by the Sea in the UK and Ireland

Luxury accommodation and cottages by the sea can be simply wonderful.  Rent a 5 star cottage, house or apartment and enjoy a fabulous seaside holiday.  For many, being by the sea offers that certain special holiday feeling.  Whether you love walking by the waves, looking out to sea or paddling on the beach, being by the sea means something different to different people.  One thing is for sure though, that a stay by the sea can definitely help make a holiday special and memorable.

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Higher Orchard (Kingsbridge, Devon, England)
Price guide: 366 GBP - 898 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 4
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Short breaks:   Available all year round, Apr - Oct within 14 days, (excl School holidays)
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A contemporary, 5 star rated luxury holiday cottage, set in an idyllic location, close to the seaside towns of Bigbury, Bantham and Kingsbridge.
Beudy Penarddwnion Fawr (Dolgellau, Gwynedd, Wales)
Price guide: 300 GBP - 650 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 4
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5 star rated, spacious stone barn conversion in the Snowdonia National Park, sleeping 4 people.
The Sands - Sea Front Apartments (Scarborough, North Yorkshire, England)
Price guide: 400 GBP - 1200 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 6
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Quality Awards: gold award
5 star rated, award winning apartments located on Scarborough's North Bay beach.
Clew Park, Smarts House, Poppys, Pockets (Honiton, Devon, England)
Price guide: 290 GBP - 1350 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 17
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Situated on an organic farm in a tranquil setting close to the coast, this collection of four luxurious 5 star rated barn conversions boast fantastic leisure facilities to include an eight seat hot tub, a fitness suite, a gas barbecue with seating and veranda, sun loungers, a large grassed lawns for croquet and games, table tennis and table football with stunning views of the Devon countryside.
Poachers Hideaway (Horncastle, Louth, Lincolnshire, England)
Price guide: 265 GBP - 1000 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 30
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Short breaks:   Low & mid season generally but do please contact for details.
Dog friendly:   2 dogs welcome by arrangement
Glorious complex featuring six luxury cottages in the Lincolnshire Wolds, with fishing lake on site.
The Lodge at Colmer (Modbury, Devon, England)
Price guide: 400 GBP - 1700 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 6
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Short breaks:   A Valentine's Weekend or Midweek Break
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Elegant, 5 star rated stone cottage located on the Colmer Country Estate in Devon, sleeping up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms.
Nutcombe Cottages (Combe Martin, Devon, England)
Price guide: 225 GBP - 895 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 4
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Short breaks:   Short breaks at 2-3 70% cost 4 80% cost
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3 beautiful, grade II listed cottages located on the edge of Exmoor National Park in North Devon.
Exclusive Dream Holiday Lodge - Woodlands Park (Westfield, East Sussex, England)
Price guide: 260 GBP - 1104 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 6
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Short breaks:   Short breaks are available all year round, phone for details of weekend breaks, mid week breaks and weekly lettings. This exclusive lodge is a very good base for exploring the south coast of East Sussex between Eastbourne and Rye.
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Exclusive Dream Lodge located near Westfield in East Sussex, sleeping up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms.
Wessex Spinny Holiday Lodge - Norfolk Park (North Walsham, Norfolk, England)
Price guide: 324 GBP - 1545 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 4
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Short breaks:   all year round
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High quality holiday lodge located in Norfolk, sleeping up to 4 people in 2 bedrooms.
Superior Dream Lodge - Woodlands Park (Westfield, East Sussex, England)
Price guide: 196 GBP - 861 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 6
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Beautiful lodge located in the East Sussex countryside, featuring 3 bedrooms.