Holiday Cottages in Essex

Home > Holidays and Short Breaks > Self Catering Holiday Cottages Essex

Butlers Farm in Saffron Walden, Essex
Set at the end of a pretty country lane, this large detached Grade II listed farmhouse dating back to 1610 is perfect for a family holiday, celebration or get together with friends……..
Open fire. Swimming pool. Rural location.
Sleeps up to 10. Five bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


Dovercourt Hall Cottage in Dovercourt, nr. Harwich, Essex
Dovercourt Hall is a timber framed building with a wealth of exposed beams and an inglenook fireplace. The property was built around 1600, and is a Grade II listed building……..
Open fire. Christmas themed cottage. Wifi. Ideal for golf. Pet friendly.
Sleeps up to 8. Four bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


Eldred House in Layer-de-la-Haye, nr. Colchester, Essex
Eldred House is a glorious, Grade II listed Georgian property located on the edge of Colchester. The oldest part of this beautiful property is believed to date from the 15th century……..
Woodburning stove. Christmas themed cottage. Wifi. Shared 56-acre grounds. Pet friendly.
Sleeps up to 16. Eight bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


Estuary View in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex
A real gem this delightful holiday property is set on a hill overlooking the river estuary; its decked balcony makes a perfect spot for relaxing and enjoying sunsets over the river……..
Wi-fi. Enclosed garden and furniture.
Sleeps up to 7. Four bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


Farthings in Colchester, Essex
Farthings is a single-storey holiday home with valley views from the garden. One of a pair, furnished and equipped to a very high standard, the property has added bonus of a hot tub……..
Hot tub. Woodburning stove. Swimming pool. Games room. Pet friendly.
Sleeps up to 8. Four bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


Hillcroft in Purleigh, near Maldon, Essex
Boasting panoramic countryside views, Hillcroft is the perfect couple’s countryside retreat. Located in the quaint village of Purleigh in Essex……..
Wi-fi. Welcome pack.
Sleeps up to 2. One bedroom.
For more info on this cottage click here.


Island Cottage in West Mersea, Mersea Island, Essex
This gorgeous cottage is just a few yards from the beach and sea for a beach walk or swim in the summer. From the bedroom windows there are views of the salt marsh beach and houseboats……..
Enclosed garden with patio and furniture.
Sleeps up to 4. Two bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


Lake House Cottage in Finchingfield, nr. Braintree, Essex
A characterful thatched cottage set in a quiet, rural area within almost 2 acres of land with private fishing……..
Carp lake in grounds, 200 yards. Shared 2-acre grounds. Wi-fi.
Sleeps up to 2. One bedroom.
For more info on this cottage click here.


Pippins in Wickham St Paul, Essex
In an excellent rural location set on a working fruit farm, ideal for a small family, walkers and birdwatchers……..
Pet friendly. Wi-fi. Shared 30 acres of natural grounds.
Sleeps up to 4. Two bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


Sailmaker’s Cottage in Rowhedge, nr. Colchester, Essex
Furnished with antiques, this charming, Grade II listed, terraced holiday cottage has a private courtyard to the rear……..
Pet friendly. Wi-fi. Enclosed courtyard with sitting-out area and furniture.
Sleeps up to 3. Two bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


The Cottage Lamarsh Hall in Lamarsh, Bures, nr. Sudbury, Essex
This charming holiday property is set in the grounds of the owner’s 15th-century home in a countryside location. With views over Lamarsh Church……..
Romantic getaway. Christmas themed cottage. Wifi.
Sleeps up to 2. One bedroom.
For more info on this cottage click here.


The Crow’s Nest in Brightlingsea, Essex
The Crow’s Nest is a brilliant property and provides spectacular views across the Colne Estuary and out to sea……..
Wi-fi. Welcome pack.
Sleeps up to 4. Two bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


The Glass Room in Ardleigh Heath, nr. Colchester, Essex
This delightful, holiday cottage is attached to the owner’s period property and its name refers to the stunning floor-to-ceiling window in the bedroom……..
Romantic getaway. Wifi. Garden / patio.
Sleeps up to 2. One bedroom.
For more info on this cottage click here.


The Goat House in Little Bentley nr. Colchester, Essex
A perfect spot in which to unwind and relax whatever the season yet only 8 miles from the bustling resorts of Clacton and Frinton-on-Sea. This pretty holiday property a former goat house adjoins the……..
Sitting-out area and furniture. Four poster. Easy walking access. Pet friendly.
Sleeps up to 3. One bedroom.
For more info on this cottage click here.


The Moorings in Harwich, Essex
Overlooking the North Sea with stunning views from most rooms, this unique detached property is the perfect seaside holiday home……..
Open fire. Christmas themed cottage. Ideal for golf. Wifi. Games room. Pet friendly.
Sleeps up to 10. Five bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


The Old Calf House in Little Baddow, nr. Chelmsford, Essex
This single-storey detached farm building is located in a beautiful, but little known part of the Essex countryside, ideal for cycling, bird watching or walking……..
Pet friendly. Welcome pack.
Sleeps up to 6. Two bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


The Olde Cart Lodge in Castle Hedingham, Essex
This spacious, renovated, detached cart lodge, adjacent to the owner’s farmhouse, commands far reaching views over a valley towards Hedingham Castle……..
Four poster bed. Ground floor facilities. Wifi.
Sleeps up to 5. Three bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


The Showmans Wagon in Alphamstone, nr. Bures, Essex
This is a unique holiday home set in beautiful woodland and meadows offers amazing countryside views……..
Shared use of 150 acre of farmland with unfenced ponds.
Sleeps up to 4. Two bedrooms.
For more info on this cottage click here.


The Stable in Southend-on-Sea, Essex
A real gem a perfect romantic retreat this well appointed property has a stylish interior and sea views from the first floor. It has a fully enclosed garden and is set on the cliffs just 500 yards from the beach……..
Enclosed garden with patio and furniture. Pet friendly.
Sleeps up to 2. One bedroom.
For more info on this cottage click here.

To select another cottage area click here: