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Country & Coastal Houses For Groups

View our bespoke self-catering holiday cottages ideal for groups of friends or family getaways.

Our hand-picked collection of luxury self-catered big houses are perfect for celebratory weekends, family escapes and group getaways.

We have a unique selection of self-catering cottages that have been designed to reflect their beautiful surroundings. From picturesque Cotswolds cottages to striking beachside boltholes, each property has been renovated for pure luxury, and are all surrounded by breath-taking scenery.

Keep reading to find out more about our exclusive collection…

THE BLEDINGTON BARN | COTSWOLDS

The Bledington Barn is a luxurious eco-friendly property for up to six guests situated in the heart of the Cotswolds. The beautifully remodelled 300 year old barn has been renovated to excellent standards with opulent furnishings set against the exposed stone and original oak beams.

SLEEPS 6 | DOG FRIENDLY | FROM £259 PER NIGHT

WHAT TO DO

The Bledington Barn will be hard to leave but we suggest escaping for the very best restaurants and pubs. Establishments that merit a journey include the excellent King’s Head pub in Bledington. While for brunch and local farm produce, there is nowhere better than Daylesford Farm. For Soho House members, a day spent at nearby Soho Farmhouse is well worth a trip.

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IVY COTTAGE | COTSWOLDS

Ivy Cottage is a sumptuous hideaway for a countryside break. Ideal for a discerning group of four who are seeking a boutique retreat in the countryside, Ivy’s beautiful and stylish interior won’t disappoint.

SLEEPS 4 | DOG FRIENDLY | FROM £200 PER NIGHT

WHAT TO DO

Close to Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon, and Chipping Norton, Ivy Cottage is also within a short drive from Soho Farmhouse, Daylesford Organic Farm, Chastleton House the Grade I listed Jacobean country house owned by the National Trust and just over a half an hour drive to the Cotswolds Wildlife Park and Gardens.

 

Book to stay in Ivy Cottage now

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FIGARI | ZAKYNTHOS

Figari is a spectacular villa in Greece that creatively weaves opulence and style into a rustic complex of local stone, palm trees, flowers and beautiful scenery. Sleeping up to twenty people in eight bedrooms, Figari is best filled with your favourite people for a week of decadent fun in the sun. Spend your evenings dining around the large mosaic round table and your days reclining in the sun by the pool, what could be more idyllic?

SLEEPS 20 | Bedrooms 8 | FROM £1229 PER NIGHT

WHAT TO DO

Down at the port of Agios Nikolaos you can book ferry trips to neighbouring islands and a boat trip to the famous shipwreck bay at Navagio beach. You can also view this famous site from above with a quick drive through the pretty town of Volimes where locals sell honey infused with thyme and local wares included woven rugs and colourful ceramics.

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HALCYON | ZAKYNTHOS

The Greek sister to Yarrow Cottage, Halcyon is a heavenly hilltop villa in the unspoilt north of Zakynthos, the southernmost island in the Ionian. With its sun-kissed honey coloured stone, wild garden and dazzling sea views, Halcyon was tailor-made for a relaxing summer escape. Sleeping eight in four en-suite bedrooms, Halcyon can comfortably accommodate two small families or a group of friends who are seeking a relaxing summer break on a beautiful Greek island.

SLEEPS 8 | Bedrooms 4 | FROM £375 PER NIGHT

Book to stay in Halycon here

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LITTLE COTTAGE | CORNWALL

A strikingly lovely place to stay in Praa Sands, the not so ‘little’ Little Cottage is clearly something of a misnomer, given that it is one of the finest beach house rentals in Cornwall. With its fantastic open space and coastal location, Little Cottage is fully equipped for a memorable family holiday in Cornwall.

SLEEPS 11 | DOG FRIENDLY | FROM £281 PER NIGHT

WHAT TO DO

Enjoy an active surfing holiday with private lessons from the Dan Joel Surf School. Dan himself is a professional and will come to the house with boards and wetsuits and coax even the most reluctant of beginners to ride the waves with aplomb. Foodies will revel in nearby Porthleven’s local fare. Absolute musts are the world famous Rick Stein restaurant and the delectable seafood fusion at Kota Kai.

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THE FIRS | COTSWOLDS

The Firs is a modern, quirky three bedroom property in the Cotswolds. Situated in the prime village of Kingham just a five minute walk from celebrated The Wild Rabbit pub, The Firs has been lovingly designed and decorated, weaving contemporary design with the traditional features of picturesque countryside home.

SLEEPS 6 | DOG FRIENDLY | FROM £259 PER NIGHT

WHAT TO DO

Kingham is blessed with two excellent pubs, The Wild Rabbit and The Plough just minutes from The Firs. Walkers and hikers can tackle the nearby routes that meander through the picturesque landscape of the Cotswolds , encountering incredible views and points of interest including the ancient Rollright Stones. Daylesford Organic Farm has events and courses along with the brilliant Bamford Haybarn Spa.

Book The Firs now!

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YARROW COTTAGE | COTSWOLDS

Yarrow’s eclectic design and attention to detail offers a different take on the typical thatched Cotswolds holiday cottage. Sleeping up to four people in two double bedrooms, the two-storey self-catered property is a dream destination for couples or a small family.

SLEEPS 4 | DOG FRIENDLY | FROM £200 PER NIGHT

WHAT TO DO

In a cottage this pretty, we only suggest leaving home for the very best restaurants and pubs. Establishments that merit a journey include The Chequers Pub, which is moments away from Yarrow. While for brunch and local farm produce, there is nowhere better than Daylesford Organic Farm. Immerse yourself in the grandeur of Blenheim Palace, sip on local ales at Horton Nook Brewery and get up close and personal with the lions at the Cotswolds Wildlife Park.

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COXSWAIN’S COTTAGE | CORNWALL

With direct access to the most beautiful beach in St Ives and an amazing starlit steam room, Coxwain’s Cottage is one of the most glamorous places to rest your head in Cornwall. Unique, design-led and impeccably finished, our first three-bedroom property in St Ives rivals the best beach villas around the world.

SLEEPS 6 | BEACH ACCESS | FROM £164 PER NIGHT

WHAT TO DO

Get your culture fix by visiting all of the local art galleries or the Tate St Ives. Try your hand at surfing with a lesson from St Ives Surf School on Porthmeor beach, trek along the coast to nearby Zennor for a pint at The Tinner’s arms, and be bowled over by the fascinating life and works of sculptor Barbara Hepworth at the nearby museum dedicated to her legacy.

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