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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102 Cottages match your Search for Luxury Cottages by the Sea.
The Stables (Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales)
Price guide: 735 GBP - 1465 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 7
Rating:
Short breaks:   Short Breaks available apart from Jul/Aug
Dog friendly:  
Get away for a relaxing Pembrokeshire cottage holiday in 5 star comfortable and welcoming accommodation at the Stables, plus with eco-friendly credentials there’s lots to feel good about with a stay here!

Beach Nearby, Views: Views down the Brandy Brook valley overlooking green fields and woodland. Magnificent views towards the recently restored Roch Castle and Plumstone mountain.



Cottage Next Available: from 11 February 2016 to 13 February 2016; from 16 February 2016 to 25 March 2016; from 28 March 2016 to 14 April 2016;
The Stables EUR (Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales)
Price guide: 735 GBP - 1465 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 7
Rating:
Short breaks:   Short Breaks available apart from Jul/Aug
Dog friendly:  
Get away for a relaxing Pembrokeshire cottage holiday in 5 star comfortable and welcoming accommodation at the Stables, plus with eco-friendly credentials there’s lots to feel good about with a stay here!

Beach Nearby, Views: Views down the Brandy Brook valley overlooking green fields and woodland. Magnificent views towards the recently restored Roch Castle and Plumstone mountain.



Cottage Next Available: from 11 February 2016 to 13 February 2016; from 16 February 2016 to 25 March 2016; from 28 March 2016 to 14 April 2016;
Luxurious Devonshire Romantic Hideaway (Axminster, Devon, England)
Price guide: 420 GBP - 680 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 2
Rating:
Short breaks:   All year round
Dog friendly:   1 dogs welcome by arrangement
Quality Awards: gold award , green award
This property is a great choice of luxury accommodation for a romantic self-catering break. The property has modern fittings and furnishings and is a great place to stay; guests here have use of the outdoor facilities such as hot tubs, a BBQ area and outdoor furniture. This holiday home is a charming barn-conversion apartment and has a gold-award for green tourism, it is the perfect place for couples to spend some quality time together.

Beach Nearby, Views: countryside, woodland, sea-views, Jurrasic coastline.



Cottage Next Available: from 11 February 2016 to 12 March 2016; from 14 March 2016 to 29 April 2016; from 02 May 2016 to 04 June 2016;
Luxurious Barn Conversion near Axminster (Axminster, Devon, England)
Price guide: 600 GBP - 1000 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 4
Rating:
Short breaks:   All year round
Dog friendly:   1 dogs welcome by arrangement
Quality Awards: gold award , green award
This holiday home is part of a wonderful barn conversion that has been recently renovated to provide comfortable, luxurious accommodation for up to 4 guests in 2 bedrooms. The property is set in 100 acres of private countryside and woodland and offers stunning sea-views of the Jurassic Coast. Luxurious features include en-suite shower rooms, exposed beams and outdoor hot tubs.

Beach Nearby, Views: Sea-views, countryside, woodland, fields, Jurassic Coast



Cottage Next Available: from 11 February 2016 to 18 February 2016; from 20 February 2016 to 22 April 2016; from 24 April 2016 to 29 April 2016;
Price guide: 680.00 GBP - 1000 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 6
Rating:
Short breaks:   All year round
Dog friendly:   1 dogs welcome by arrangement
Quality Awards: gold award , green award
A green-award winning holiday home found in the beautiful county of Devon. This luxurious barn conversion has been renovated to include modern yet comfortable furnishings and has maintained character features such as stone walls. The accommodation is set on a farm covering 100 acres of private countryside, woodland and fields with sea-views of the Jurassic Coast. The stables is a great choice for families, small groups of friends and even small hen parties; there are a range of luxurious facilities here including outdoor hot tubs.

Beach Nearby, Views: countryside, woodland, sea-views, Jurrasic coast



Cottage Next Available: from 11 February 2016 to 18 March 2016; from 20 March 2016 to 08 April 2016; from 10 April 2016 to 29 April 2016;
Gold Award Winning Sleeps 16 Devonshire Barn (Axminster, Devon, England)
Price guide: 3500 GBP - 3600 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 16
Rating:
Short breaks:   all year
Dog friendly:  
Quality Awards: gold award , green award
A luxurious self-catering holiday home found in East Devon, close to the border with Dorset. Offering spacious and comfortable accommodation, This stunning barn conversion is a great choice for large groups looking for a retreat in the south-west of England. Perfect for family gatherings, celebrations, weddings and hen parties, this barn has achieved a gold-award from Green Tourism as well as a gold award from Visit Britain. Boasting features such as hot tubs, 100 acres of private land and stunning sea-views, guests here are sure to have a memorable stay.

Beach Nearby, Views: countryside, woodland, sea-views, jurrasic coast



Cottage Next Available: from 11 February 2016 to 19 February 2016; from 21 February 2016 to 26 February 2016; from 28 February 2016 to 11 March 2016;
Rainsbury House Exmoor (Upton, Taunton, Somerset, England)
Price guide: 650 GBP - 3200 GBP
Sleeps from 4 to 13
Rating:
Short breaks:   All year round except school holidays
Dog friendly:  
Quality Awards: gold award
Get away from it all with a stay at 4 star Gold Award winning Rainsbury House, rent the two luxurious barns together and enjoy staying in a lush Exmoor valley with stunning views, this is a fantastic base for up to 13 friends or family looking to discover the breathtaking sights of Exmoor National Park.

Beach Nearby, Views: Rainsbury House stands on a hilltop with stunning views across steep valleys and wooded hills. Magnificent to look at and to walk through.



Cottage Next Available: from 11 February 2016 to 26 March 2016; from 02 April 2016 to 16 April 2016; from 27 April 2016 to 29 April 2016;
The Lynhurst Luxurious Holiday House (Lynton, Devon, England)
Price guide: 1995 GBP - 3775 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 23

Short breaks:   Low/mid season only
Dog friendly:  
Elegant, Victorian country house with great character and panoramic views. Found within walking distance of Lynton and Lynmouth. Boasting ten magnificent bedrooms, nine have en-suites and four with balconies overlooking the sea views. Outside you will find large garden areas and natural woodland. Dogs welcome as well as Hen parties, Stag parties and other parties.

Beach Nearby



Cottage Next Available: from 11 February 2016 to 12 February 2016; from 21 February 2016 to 04 March 2016; from 07 March 2016 to 10 March 2016;
Rock Farm- A Luxury Farmhouse (Taunton, Somerset, England)
Price guide: 2,650 GBP - 3,950 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 14

Short breaks:   all year round
Dog friendly:   2 dogs welcome by arrangement
Luxurious Grade II listed self-catering farmhouse sleeping up to 17 with 4 bedrooms in main house and 3 bedrooms in annexe, benefiting from a private hot tub with stunning views of surrounding Somerset countryside.

Beach Nearby, Views: beautiful views of the countryside



Cottage Next Available: from 11 February 2016 to 12 February 2016; from 14 February 2016 to 15 February 2016; from 18 February 2016 to 19 February 2016;
The Cow Shed with Shared Pool Access (Aberdyfi, Gwynedd, Wales)
Price guide: 850 GBP - 1450 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 6

Short breaks:   All year round except the summer months of July or August.
Dog friendly:   2 dogs welcome by arrangement
High quality 3 bedroom barn conversion, converted in 2015, relax and de-stress in coastal Snowdonia in stylish luxurious surroundings with the added benefit of shared access to a heated indoor swimming pool on the country estate and a lovely location nestled by greenery yet very close to the coast.

Beach Nearby, Views: Lush countryside views out over surrounding fields and the sea



Cottage Next Available: from 11 February 2016 to 13 February 2016; from 27 February 2016 to 20 March 2016; from 25 March 2016 to 26 March 2016;