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.
Windover Farm High Quality Cottage (Cullompton, Devon, England)
Price guide: 270 GBP - 600 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 4
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Short breaks:   short breaks (weekend or midweek) available outside of school holidays
Dog friendly:  
Luxury country cottage in Devon with a wonderful, large garden. Accommodating up to 4 in 2 bedrooms, this is a beautiful homely rural retreat. Guests are welcomed with a specially prepared welcome pack which includes tea, coffee and a home-made sponge cake.

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Cottage Next Available: from 12 February 2016 to 18 March 2016; from 24 March 2016 to 25 March 2016; from 01 April 2016 to 22 April 2016;
Price guide: 3600 GBP - 5400 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 18

Short breaks:   weekend or midweek, all year round
Dog friendly:   6 dogs welcome by arrangement
7 bedroom Historic Manor House set on a fabulous 70 acre Cotswold Manor Estate. This lakeside property boasts 5 en-suite bathrooms, a gorgeous Spa and Hot Tub, complimentary wireless internet and an optional games room. This manor house is perfect for family holidays & weekends, celebration dinners and wedding receptions, Hen & Stag groups & corporate events. Short walk from a wonderful Cotswold pub & restaurant. 10 minutes from the beautiful city of Oxford.

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Cottage Next Available: from 09 February 2016 to 12 February 2016; from 14 February 2016 to 19 February 2016; from 22 February 2016 to 26 February 2016;
Price guide: 3600 GBP - 4600 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 14

Short breaks:   All year round
Dog friendly:   6 dogs welcome by arrangement
Within easy reach of the nearby city of Oxford, Cotswold Luxury Manor Barn sleeps up to 14 people and is perfect for a family gathering, a hen or stag party or simply for some friends looking to get away to the beautiful Cotswolds.

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Cottage Next Available: from 09 February 2016 to 12 February 2016; from 14 February 2016 to 19 February 2016; from 21 February 2016 to 26 February 2016;
Milk Wood Luxury Lodges: Wnion Wood (Dolgellau, Gwynedd, Wales)
Price guide: 420 GBP - 795 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 4

Short breaks:   Short breaks all year except main school holidays
Dog friendly:   1 dogs welcome by arrangement
2 bedroom, dog friendly log cabin located in Snowdonia in Wales. With a private hot tub and sauna, this luxury accommodation could be perfect for a relaxing self-catering holiday in Wales.

Beach Nearby, Views: Woodland and mountain views from some rooms



Cottage Next Available: from 09 February 2016 to 12 February 2016; from 15 February 2016 to 19 February 2016; from 22 February 2016 to 18 March 2016;
Beudy Penarddwnion Fawr- A Luxury Stone Barn (Dolgellau, Gwynedd, Wales)
Price guide: 300 GBP - 650 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 4
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Short breaks:  
Dog friendly:  
5 star rated, spacious stone barn conversion in the Snowdonia National Park, sleeping 4 people.

Beach Nearby, Views: Stunning views of the surrounding countryside.



Cottage Next Available: from 09 February 2016 to 13 February 2016; from 20 February 2016 to 05 March 2016; from 12 March 2016 to 26 March 2016;
Price guide: 600 GBP - 2350 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 12

Short breaks:   Short breaks from Sept to June excl school hols - prices show discount rate for small parties and will vary please email or phone for details
Dog friendly:   2 dogs welcome by arrangement
Large luxurious eco-friendly barn conversion offering a 5 star standard of accommodation for up to 12 in 5 bedrooms. With exposed wooden beams and high ceilings in some rooms, this is a stylish, comfortable place for a holiday in the West Country.

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Cottage Next Available: from 09 February 2016 to 12 February 2016; from 22 February 2016 to 18 March 2016; from 21 March 2016 to 25 March 2016;
Price guide: 1350 GBP - 3500 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 13
Rating:
Short breaks:   Throughout the year but not during school holidays
Dog friendly:  
Quality Awards: gold award
Spacious, 5 star rated and beautifully presented two-storey cottage set in an idyllic location in south Devon. Largest of the four cottages, Long barn can sleep up to thirteen people in one super king-size with en-suite, four twin rooms including an en-suite and one single. There is also an entrance hall, sitting room/dining room with wood burner, fully equipped kitchen and utility room. To the outside you will find a pretty courtyard, large garden and terrace. Excellent shared leisure facilities on site include a heated indoor swimming pool, an indoor play barn for kids and an excellent outdoor playground area for children with adventure playground equipment.

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Cottage Next Available: from 09 February 2016 to 19 February 2016; from 23 February 2016 to 04 March 2016; from 07 March 2016 to 11 March 2016;
Craig Alvah Luxury Lodge (Banff & Macduff, Aberdeenshire, Scotland)
Price guide: 1500 GBP - 3000 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 14
Rating:
Short breaks:   All year
Dog friendly:  
5 star, 6 bedroom, 6 bathroom self-catering house hidden away in a beautiful location in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, with a stunning interior and some excellent leisure facilities including an indoor swimming pool. Just when will you visit? There are a number of fascinating castles and whiskey distilleries to visit in this part of Scotland. This property is great for large groups, families or special gatherings. Hen parties are welcome.

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Cottage Next Available: from 09 February 2016 to 12 February 2016; from 22 February 2016 to 26 February 2016; from 29 February 2016 to 04 March 2016;
Bethany- 4 Star Townhouse (Blythburgh, Suffolk, England)
Price guide: 340 GBP - 980 GBP
Sleeps from 1 to 6
Rating:
Short breaks:   All year except high season
Dog friendly:  
Luxury 3 bedroom townhouse set within the grounds of a Georgian Grade II listed building close to Blythburgh in Suffolk and benefiting from access to some excellent shared leisure facilities including an indoor heated swimming pool, games room and fitness suite.

Beach Nearby, Views: Standing on high ground overlooking the fields and marshland of the Blyth Valley



Cottage Next Available: from 09 February 2016 to 10 February 2016; from 22 February 2016 to 26 February 2016; from 29 February 2016 to 01 March 2016;
5 Star Gold Award Winning Stable Cottage (Cromer, Norfolk, England)
Price guide: 945 GBP - 3145 GBP
Sleeps from 2 to 6
Rating:
Short breaks:   All year round except peak season
Dog friendly:   1 dogs welcome by arrangement
Quality Awards: gold award
5 star rated, gold award winning, luxury self-catering cottage located near Cromer in Norfolk, with stylish accommodation to sleep up to 7 in 3 bedrooms, a private walled garden, hot tub and the local beach just 5 minutes walk away, this could be a fabulous cottage for a luxury self-catering break in Norfolk.

Beach Nearby, Views: Only 300 metres from award winning Blue Flag beach



Cottage Next Available: from 09 February 2016 to 12 February 2016; from 28 March 2016 to 15 April 2016; from 18 April 2016 to 25 April 2016;