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.
Devon is a county of contrasting scenery, the remote moorland of Dartmoor and Exmoor, beautiful scenery along both its north and south coasts and the two historic cities of Exeter and Plymouth. Our holiday cottages in Devon are conveniently located for enjoying Devon’s sheltered coves, beaches and coastal paths and the many outdoor activities - walking, climbing, kayaking, fishing, surfing - which Devon has to offer.
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.
Sussex is where the Norman conquest began and the abundance of ancient castles, abbeys and stately homes are reminders of its dramatic past. From our holiday cottages in Sussex you can discover not only its history but also its hugely varied coast and countryside; the South Downs National Park, Chichester Harbour’s vast nature reserve and Brighton, England’s most vibrant seaside town, are all at your feet. Across the county boundary, Hideaways has a cluster of cottages in Kent, the Garden of England.
The Heart of England and Welsh borders provide some of Britain’s most beautiful locations; The Cotswold Hills, Forest of Dean, Wye Valley, Herefordshire and Shropshire boast dramatic river gorges, steep escarpments and ancient forests. Stay in our wide selection of English country cottages in these areas and experience stunning landscapes and breathtaking views. Visit the medieval town of Ludlow or The Ironbridge Gorge, birthplace of the Industrial Revolution. When it comes to discovering the Welsh countryside our cottages in the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley offer great locations and all your home comforts.
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.