Holiday Cottages in the UK and Ireland

Welcome to the Stilwell’s Cottages Direct website where you can find thousands of self-catering holiday cottages and bed and breakfast accommodation in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.

Choose from an impressive range of accommodation from Holiday Cottages to self catering apartments, log cabins and bed and breakfast properties. Cottages Direct also feature barn conversions, farmhouses and the odd castle! With some of the best located holiday cottages the UK has to offer, organising a holiday by the sea, near a river, by a lake or more rural, mountainous or town locations – is easy.

With Cottages Direct you have the freedom to book directly with the property owner which often means that you get a great low price. There are usually some superb special offers too. Booking direct also means that you have the opportunity to ask any questions about the holiday cottage or the local area helping you choose the perfect holiday home for you.

With self catering cottages and bed and breakfast accommodation UK and Ireland-wide, it’s easy to pick your perfect holiday property and to discover the breathtaking beauty this part of the world has to offer.

Holiday cottages in the UK and Ireland
Choose from thousands of privately owned holiday cottages and bed and breakfast accommodation in the UK and Ireland. Deal directly with the owner and discover some real insights into the property and local area from the people that really know.
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Self Catering Cottages to rent

The huge choice of self catering holiday cottages to rent in Wales, Ireland, Scotland and the rest of the UK provide access to popular places and best kept secrets. Bustling cities and seaside resorts contrast against peaceful countryside and rugged mountains, each with their own charm and appeal. Witness the incredible coast of Dover with its famous white cliffs, the rolling hills of the Peak District or the quaint cobbled streets of ancient cities and towns like Canterbury, there is so much choice offered by our cottages to rent in England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

There are many activities to engage in throughout the UK and Ireland. Coastal resorts provide an array of watersports, like surfing, swimming and sailing whilst in the countryside pursuits such as walking, cycling and horse riding are extremely popular. The UK and Ireland’s rich and varied histories provide a fascinating insight into many places with landmarks, castles and stately homes – and exploring them is easy with our extensive range of cottages to rent in beautiful locations across both countries.

The self catering holiday cottages that are available to rent are situated amongst untouched countryside, pretty villages and seaside towns. There is a remarkable array of flora and fauna as well as dramatic landscapes all over the region, which provide the perfect backdrop to any short break or long holiday. Whether you are looking for a property that is perfect for a family retreat, a romantic break or a larger property for a group of people, there are many self catering cottages on our website to accommodate you. Experience the wonders of the UK and Ireland throughout the year by renting a self catering holiday cottage in England, Ireland, Scotland or Wales directly with the owner.