Holiday cottages close to London

Itching to leave the vibrant hubbub of London behind for a weekend away or even a week? We have a whole host of cottages near London that are ready and waiting to whisk you out of the city for a relaxing break surrounded by the idylls of nature.Read more

Choose from beachside hideaways, countryside cottages, and beautifully converted barns for a ‘traditional with a twist’ experience. We’re big fans of the idea that you don’t have to travel far to get away, and these welcoming cottages in Sussex, Kent and Essex are just a short drive or train ride away, also pairing perfectly with some of the best London-adjacent beaches. So, pack the bags and even bring the dog, as you escape the familiar streets of London for a classic cottage that feels like home.

We have 33 holiday cottages close to London

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £369

The Tea Hut

4477

1 bedroom, dog-friendly self-catering cottage near Crowborough.


The Tea Hut is situated up a private drive in High Hurstwood. Nestled in the picturesque Sussex countryside it is a great base from which to explore Ashdown Forest and the local to...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £369

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £391

Old Manor House Pig Barn

4890

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Alfriston.


Old Manor House Pig Barn sits in the sleepy Friston Forest village of West Dean, a short distance from the Seven Sisters Country Park and the Cuckmere Haven. This historic site was...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £391

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  • 20% off

    12 Aug 2022 - 19 Aug 2022

    £738.00 £590.40

  • 20% off

    19 Aug 2022 - 26 Aug 2022

    £738.00 £590.40

  • 20% off

    26 Aug 2022 - 2 Sep 2022

    £738.00 £590.40

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £391

Monks Granary Barn

4891

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Alfriston.


Monks Granary Barn is steeped in history and situated in the Friston Forest village of West Dean, a short distance of Cuckmere Haven and the Seven Sisters Country Park. This del...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £391

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  • 20% off

    19 Aug 2022 - 26 Aug 2022

    £738.00 £590.40

  • 20% off

    26 Aug 2022 - 2 Sep 2022

    £738.00 £590.40

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £404

Poppets Cottage

4280

1 bedroom, dog-friendly self catering cottage in Buxted, East Sussex


Nestled in a peaceful setting and part of a former convent, Poppets Cottage is as charming as its name implies. Thoughtfully furnished in a country vintage style, this delightf...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £404

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £405

Sawmill Cottage

4425

1 bedroom, dog-friendly self-catering cottage in Tunbridge Wells.


On the site of the 18th Century sawmill and on the common across the road from The Pantiles, Sawmill Cottage is ideally suited for couples wishing to explore the Royal Spa town of ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £405

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £420

Hill Farm Cottage

4556

1 bedroom self-catering cottage near Battle.


Situated in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within easy reach of the coast, this beautifully crafted Sussex barn is the perfect retreat for couples looking for a ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £420

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £443

The Byre

4732

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Battle.


Bursting with character and charm, The Byre is waiting to give you that rural experience. Situated in 12 acres of 1066 countryside it is one of Thornden Farm's original outbuilding...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £443

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £462

The Old Stable

4733

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Battle.


Enjoy precious time together at The Old Stable, a wonderful cottage for couples looking for a quiet getaway in this peaceful part of Sussex. As you step inside the stable-door y...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £462

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £463

Moorhen Cottage

4548

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Battle.


Moorhen Cottage is a single-storey barn situated in the heart of an organic dairy farm in the hamlet of Wartling with views of the Pevensey marshes and the South Downs. This lovely...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £463

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  • 10% off

    12 Aug 2022 - 19 Aug 2022

    £700.00 £630.00

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £494

Gunbanks Forge

4703

2 bedroom self catering apartment near Heathfield.


Gunbanks Forge is a peaceful retreat in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a short drive to the Sussex coast. As you enter through the wooden door of this beauti...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £494

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