Luxury Self-catering in Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty

There is no better recognition for amazing areas of countryside than being awarded as an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ and what better place is there to enjoy a luxury country cottage holiday

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230 Properties match your Search for Luxury Self-Catering in Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Cocketts Idyllic Rural Retreat
Cocketts Idyllic Rural Retreat, Mendlesham Green, Suffolk, England
This idyllic Suffolk country house is picture-perfect inside and out, family-friendly and dog-friendly, this 4 bedroom cottage features three separate garden areas, totalling around an acre and offers plenty of room for outdoor games like football or badminton, and also has a tree swing in the orchard.
Weekly price guide: £540 - £1140
Short breaks: minimum 2 night stay
Next Available: 12 December to 13 December 18, more dates
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Barton Court
Barton Court, Colwall, Herefordshire, England
Barton Court is a 10 bedroom Georgian country house set in 6 acres of grounds and surrounded by the glorious countryside of the Malvern Hills, this impressive property is ideal for weddings, reunions with family and friends and special celebrations, hen parties and stag parties.
Weekly price guide: £1000 - £8347
Short breaks: minimum 2 night stay
Next Available: 12 December to 14 December 18, more dates
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Windmill Lodges
Windmill Lodges, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England
These wonderful luxury self catering rentals each come with a private hot tub (ideal for star gazing and watching the sunrise/sunset) as well as a whole range of other top facilities and features. Just 15 minutes from the Suffolk coast, Windmill lodges collection also offers guests access to a shared heated swimming pool and offers views of a small lake which the complex overlooks. This secluded, peaceful setting is still just a short distance from a whole host of attractions, villages, towns and beaches, that are sure to keep you and your family happy and entertained for the duration of your visit.
Weekly price guide: £254 - £750
Short breaks: minimum 3 night stay
Next Available: 12 December to 17 December 18, more dates
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Two Bedroom Family Friendly Cottages near Loch Lomond
Two Bedroom Family Friendly Cottages near Loch Lomond, Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Keep all of the family happy with a stay at one of the stylish 2 bedroom cottages at this scenic location near Loch Lomond, with a children's play area with swings on site, plus a Wii in each of the family cottages, this is a great place for families looking to enjoy a family holiday together in central Scotland.
Weekly price guide: £530 - £680
Short breaks: minimum 2 night stay
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Glenmorangie Romantic Retreat
Glenmorangie Romantic Retreat, Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Relax, unwind and stay in style with your partner at this fanastic couple's cottage, complete with king-size bed and stylish interior, close to the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park and just half an hour's train journey from Glasgow.
Weekly price guide: £350 - £470
Short breaks: minimum 2 night stay
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Kingfishers Romantic Holiday Lodge
Set on its own private island, Kingfishers is a secluded romantic holiday lodge, ideal for honeymoons, anniversaries or romantic getaways when you want to stay somewhere truly special.
Weekly price guide: £1250 - £1650
Short breaks: minimum 3 night stay
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Gavinburn Cottages
Gavinburn Cottages, Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Choose from five beautiful and stylish holiday homes at Gavinburn Cottages, set in a beautiful part of Scotland on a hillside with views out over the River Clyde. With Loch Lomond and the Trossachs just 15 minutes drive away and Glasgow just a 30 minute train ride away, this is a superb place to stay with family or friends on a luxury holiday in Scotland.
Weekly price guide: £350 - £850
Short breaks: minimum 2 night stay
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Woodpeckers
Woodpeckers, Bradfield, Devon, England
Escape for a luxurious couple's holiday to Woodpeckers in Devon, ideal for honeymoons, mini-moons or for a superb romantic break, this secluded cabin for two with its warm bubbly hot tub and luxurious interior is a real treat.
Weekly price guide: £1050 - £1450
Short breaks: minimum 3 night stay
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Stylish and Spacious Honiton Barn Conversion
For families or groups of friends looking to get away from it all, Luggs Luxury Barn in the Blackdown Hills is the perfect holiday destination.
Weekly price guide: £850 - £1350
Short breaks: minimum 3 night stay
Next Available: 16 December to 17 December 18, more dates
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5 Star Rated and Gold Award Winning Holiday House
5 star rated rural holiday home, with a beautiful interior and a wonderful location nestled by gorgeous Herefordshire countryside, this is a fantastic high quality holiday cottage.
Weekly price guide: £900 - £2150
Short breaks: minimum 2 night stay Quality Awards: gold award
Next Available: 12 December to 21 December 18, more dates
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There is no better recognition for amazing areas of countryside than being awarded as an ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ and what better place is there to enjoy a luxury country cottage holiday. Awarded due to the areas’ high scenic quality and natural beauty these areas are truly a sight for sore eyes and many are ‘must visit’ locations. Walkers and cyclists will definitely appreciate these great locations in the UK and anyone else will not be able to help noticing their stunning surroundings. Enjoy exploring the wildlife, heritage and awesome landscape of the most magnificent country locations in the UK and Ireland. These areas are also excellent locations for visitors looking for peace and quiet as they are protected in order to preserve and enhance the natural beauty, making sure they stay tranquil and rural.

The UK is home to 46 awarded 'Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty' ; 33 wholly in England, 4 wholly in Wales and one which straddles the english/welsh border, also 8 in Northern Ireland.

Arnside and Silverdale Nidderdale
Blackdown Hills Northumberland coast
Cannock Chase Quantock Hills
Chichester Harbour Shropshire Hills
Chilterns Solway Coast
Cornwall South Devon
Cotswolds Suffolk coast and heaths
Cranborne Chase and West Wiltshire Downs Surrey Hills
Dedham Vale Tamar Valley
Dorset Wye Valley
East Devon Clwydian Range and Dee Valley
Forest of Bowland Gower
Howardian Hills Lleyn
High Weald Anglesey
Isle of Wight Antrim Coast and Glens
Kent Downs Causeway Coast
Lincolnshire Wolds Lagan Valley
Malvern Hills Mourne
Mendip Hills Binevenagh
Norfolk Coast Ring of Gullion
North Devon Sperrin
North Pennines Strangford Lough
North Wessex Downs  

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