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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Price guide: 285 GBP - 810 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 6

Short breaks:  
Dog friendly:   2 dogs welcome by arrangement
At Higher Tregidden in Cornwall there are two beautiful, charming country cottages, each with their own private garden.
Northfields- Luxury Country House (Chichester, West Sussex, England)
Price guide: GBP - GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 28

Short breaks:   All year round
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Featuring an outdoor heated swimming pool, two lawn tennis courts and truly picturesque gardens, this 14 bedroom country house is perfect for all grand occasions.
Stonebarrow Manor- A Luxury Manor House (Charmouth, Dorset, England)
Price guide: 3500 GBP - 5500 GBP
Sleeps from 18 to 38

Short breaks:   All year round
Dog friendly:   2 dogs welcome by arrangement
Located not far from the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, Stonebarrow Manor is a luxury manor house, perfect for any kind of large gathering or a celebration amongst family and friends.
Price guide: 550 GBP - 1800 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 8

Short breaks:   Mon- Fri, Fri - Mon , all year round
Dog friendly:   3 dogs welcome by arrangement
Located close to the beautiful Devon coast, Orchard Lodges are two luxury log cabins that are ideal for families and friends wanting to enjoy a holiday in the south-west of England.
Beach House Mundesley (Mundesley, Norfolk, England)
Price guide: 1000 GBP - 3650 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 14
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Short breaks:   Weekend and mid week breaks all year round except July and August and Christmas and new year
Dog friendly:  
Quality Awards: gold award
Book a stay here and wake up to a fantastic location just opposite Mundesley's beautiful sandy beach.
Webbington Farm Luxury Holiday Cottages (Axbridge, Somerset, England)
Price guide: 325 GBP - 799 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 23

Short breaks:   Low and Mid Season
Dog friendly:  
Three beautiful barn conversions in the picturesque county of Somerset, Webbington Farm Luxury Holiday Cottages are perfect for a country getaway.
Filham Luxury House (Ivybridge, Devon, England)
Price guide: 1295 GBP - 3995 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 18

Short breaks:   Weekend breaks are available all year excluding school holidays.
Dog friendly:   2 dogs welcome by arrangement
With character and charm in abundance, Filham Luxury House sleeps up to 18 guests in luxurious surroundings and features its own private swimming pool, lake and 14th century chapel ruin.
Welcombe Cottage (Welcombe, Devon, England)
Price guide: 1400 GBP - 3950 GBP
Sleeps from 6 to 18

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Impressive large holiday house sleeping up to 18, with sea views from some rooms, access to an outdoor swimming pool, games room and hot tub, this is a fabulous place to stay.
Bosinver 5 Star Farm Cottages (Trelowth, Cornwall, England)
Price guide: 1155 GBP - 3700 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 12
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Short breaks:   short breaks of 3 or more nights available during September to May
Dog friendly:   2 dogs welcome by arrangement
Quality Awards: gold award
The beautiful 17th Century farmhouse is featured on this page, just one of the stunning rural retreats at Trelowth near St Austell in Cornwall.
Price guide: 750 GBP - 1975 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 8

Short breaks:  
Dog friendly:   2 dogs welcome by arrangement
High quality family-friendly and dog-friendly holiday cottage with 3 bedrooms plus a log cabin, sleeping up to 8 in total, in very comfortable accommodation, soak up lovely country views and relax in the hot tub during a stay here and enjoy a break close to the stunning Jurassic coast.