Holiday Cottages

Special Offers

English Heritage holiday cottages have stunning contemporary interiors and are just a stone's throw from amazing historic castles, country houses or abbeys. Our holiday cottages give the unique opportunity to stay where England's story was written. From Cornwall to the Isle of Wight, the Kent coastline to the Northamptonshire countryside, English Heritage holiday cottages let you discover, explore and experience history on your doorstep.

Browse our holiday cottages and book your stay in history this spring.

Enjoy savings on your spring holiday with English Heritage

English Heritage has a collection of 21 historic holiday cottages, from an old buttress within the walls of Dover Castle, to a Victorian gatehouse located in the grounds of one of England's finest stately homes and many more, each cottage is unique in its own way. Experience staying at one of our sites and you’ll have exclusive out-of-hours grounds access during your stay. You’ll also be able to visit other English Heritage sites for free as a holiday guest.

June special offer:

With the joys of summer just around the corner, there is no better time to start planning your next staycation. Book your early summer break and enjoy exclusive out-of-hours access to explore our glorious gardens and grounds at your leisure and create unforgettable memories with your loved ones. Use the code EARLYSUM15 at checkout to recieve a 15% discount on a stay at our historic cottages between 17 May and 18 July 2024.

Have a question about your booking? Email us at holidaycottages@english-heritage.org.uk or call our bookings team on 0370 333 1181.

Getting married at an English Heritage Property?

Thinking of holding your wedding at Osborne, Pendennis Castle, St Mawes or Wrest Park?
When you book your wedding at these sites, speak to a member of our Venue Hire team to discuss discount stays at our holiday cottages that are conveniently located on site, ready for your wedding the following day hospitality@english-heritage.org.uk

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