Luxury properties across the UK
Encompassing Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset, the South West is one of the most popular cottage holiday destinations in the UK. Boasting some of the most unspoilt countryside and coastline in the UK, it is easy to see why booking holiday cottages in the South West is so popular. See all of our South West Cottages
The Southern counties of England are varied, each with their own character and charm. Our collection of holiday cottages in Southern England covers the areas of Berkshire, Greater London, Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Kent, Surrey, Sussex and Wiltshire. See all of our Southern England Cottages
The North West England region is home to the counties of Cheshire, Cumbria and Lancashire, each with their own unique qualities that draw in international visitors. The region is steeped in history as well as popular tourist attractions making it a popular destination to visit all year round. See all of our North West Cottages
Visit historic North East England with its castles and ruins, beautiful coastline and family attractions whilst staying in one of our luxurious holiday cottages. The region is home to countless Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, National Parks and World Heritage Sites. See all of our North East Cottages
Highlands of Scotland
Borders & The Lothians
Perthshire, Fife & Tayside
Skye & The Hebrides
Grampian & Speyside
Handpicked Cottages have selected what we believe are some of the finest holiday cottages in Wales. We have some superb properties in the most beautiful areas of the country. Rural valleys meet with the stunning coasts to make Wales a perfect self-catering cottage destination. See all of our Wales Cottages
The UK is blessed with some of the most beautiful and diverse National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty anywhere in the world. For us, these stretch from Isles of Scilly holiday cottages in the south to the very tip of Scotland. The largest of these is the Lake District but there are well over 50 in total. See all of our Cottages in Special Places
Awarded the top accoldate of 5 Star Gold from Visit England/Quality in Tourism, there are three gorgeous bedrooms to the ground floor - a large double, a twin bedroom with a fabulous en-suite shower room with wet-room area, WC and had wash basin, plus a second double bedroom. A cot and high chair can be made available for the use of guests but can this please be requested at the time of booking. Guests are requested to provide their own cot linens. The house bathroom is gorgeous – large, beautifully done with a stunning free-standing bath and is ideal to relax with a glass of champagne or a cup of tea, whatever your preference! – good-size shower, WC, bidet and hand wash basin.
Upstairs is an amazing space with open beams – to one side is a superb, stylish kitchen which is very well-equipped with electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge with small freezer compartment, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. There is dining area - perfect for enjoying meals together whilst planning or reliving the days' adventures! - and a large living space with wonderful furniture and a wood burning stove – such a wonderful living room to sit and chat, read, relax or simply watch the Smart TV.
(Note - the wood burning stove is available from 30th September - 1st April)
Cartwheels is in a gated courtyard with a gravelled driveway and parking; there is a pretty central water feature surrounded by flowering plants, plus a terrace outside the property that has a table and chairs, where you can sit and enjoy drinks and meals in the open air.
The indoor heated swimming pool is fabulous – late afternoon the sun fills the pool area and the deep blue water shimmers in the light. There is a smart changing area for both males and females and the water is warm, so you can sit and enjoy a good read on one of the loungers. There is an all-weather tennis court and a games room, so lots to do if you don't want to just chill by the pool!
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Child Friendly Cottages
Family Friendly Cottages
Baby Friendly Cottages
Award Winning Cottages
Short Break Cottages
Places with Pools
Cottages with a Real Fire or Woodburner