Comments from our visitors

We booked this accommodation Abbotts Cottage on the day we wanted our getaway to start. The booking experience was great - thank you. The Cottage is wonderful and had everything we needed for our stay. It really was a home from home. It's comfy, cosy, peaceful and a lovely place to be. We didn't want to leave after our long weekend stay. We cooked lovely meals using food from the local farm shop and enjoyed sitting in the garden in the sunshine. We would recommend this cottage for a getaway - it has the best of both worlds - to be surrounded by lovely countryside but can also be on the beach in an hour. A great place to combine the two elements of country and coastal.

Guest's review on TripAdvisor , 08 June 2015. 5 of 5 stars.

My sister and I stayed in The Yeoman's House over Easter weekend with our three young children and had a fabulous time. The house is large and spacious and has an incredible history. The kids had an absolutely fantastic time both inside the house and running around the huge garden. With an acre to explore and a trampoline to bounce on they were never bored. The owners were very helpful, giving us lots of recommendations of local pubs and places of interest before we stayed.

Naomi Alexander, 23 April 2015

On return to Norway I would like to thank you for your good and swift follow-up during the booking process, and your well designed website was very useful. We very much enjoyed our Wiltshire countryside stay and do not hesitate to rate Beckford Cottage ***** on a scale to five.

Tore Heggeli, August 2014

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Hideaways Holiday Cottages

At Hideaways, we offer a distinctive range of English country cottages to rent across the south of England. Whether you’re looking for luxury holiday cottages, apartments, town houses or barn conversions, we have cottages that will match your requirements. Coastal, rural or in one of Britain’s many historic towns and cities, your perfect English holiday cottage is just waiting to be discovered.

Our current portfolio includes sensitively restored thatched cottages, luxury barn conversions and a selection of houses for large groups, and we have properties across twelve different counties.

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Cornwall is steeped in its Celtic past, a distinctive part of The British Isles with 200 miles of breathtaking coastline. Our holiday cottages in Cornwall range from cosy cottages in or near St Ives to large Cornish houses within easy reach of fishing harbours, swimming and surfing beaches. Our Cornwall cottages provide the perfect base from which to discover this hugely popular county and these include some or our finest coastal English holiday cottages.

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We have plenty of Dorset holiday cottages place you right in the heart of a county that has maintained its wild and open feel in an age where we seem to be expanding ever more into the countryside. Explore the Jurassic Coast, England’s first natural World Heritage site, climb the great Dorset chalk ridges that afford far-reaching views across the county. Our wide range of English country cottages in Dorset are high quality, perfect for longer family holidays or for short weekend breaks.

Hideaways has long specialised in letting holiday cottages in Wiltshire. We have a wide choice of cottages in and close to the cathedral city of Salisbury and to Stonehenge, England’s most famous prehistoric monument. In South Wiltshire, our cottages offer fantastic walking along the old Ox Drove and great cycling in the river valleys below. Our Wiltshire holiday cottages are suitable for couples, families and large groups.

The New Forest National Park is a unique landscape that has changed little over centuries. Our cottages in the New Forest include 4 and 5 star luxury accommodation right in the forest or within a few miles of its boundary. From our English country cottages elsewhere in Hampshire, you can discover Winchester with its Norman cathedral and the historic ports of Southampton and Portsmouth.

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All our cottages are carefully selected to ensure they meet our high standards. Search our website to find English holiday cottages that meet your specific requirements - begin the journey to your perfect Hideaways cottage today.

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