Refurbishing our Holiday Cottages
Incorporating beautiful designs, splashes of bold colours, modern touches and made-to-last furniture, be sure to take a look at our refurbished holiday cottages.
Our much-loved holiday cottages are being transformed with stylish interiors and brand new kitchens and bathrooms.
We’re working with Home Design Stylists and Partners from across John Lewis to pick out timeless pieces, state-of-the-art appliances and furniture that’s been built to last. From William Morris wallpapers to Nespresso machines and slide and hide oven doors, and from smart TVs to luxurious sofas, the refurbished cottages combine trends and tech with playful nods to the past – making them the perfect places for relaxing, stress-free holidays.
Discover the refurbished cottages below and find inspiration for your next holiday in history.
Built in 1842, Cambridge Lodge is the Victorian gatehouse to one of England’s finest stately homes, Audley End House and Gardens
Spend your evenings exploring the ruins of this once great house and the recently restored Great Gardens of Kirby Hall.
Soak up the serenity inside the ruins of what was once one of the wealthiest abbeys in the country, Rievaulx Abbey.
Whether you're enjoying the clear summer sunshine or exploring the frosty ruins in winter, a stay at Mount Grace Priory will create a memorable impression.
The Bowling Green Apartment
Located on the second floor of 19 century former service block from resident gentry of the day at Carisbrooke Castle, this renovated apartment now sleeps four in contemporary comfort.
The Head Gardener’s House
Built in 1875 as a family home for Audley End House and Gardens' Head Gardener, this three-bedroom red-brick house signalled the Head Gardener’s status as one of Audley’s most senior staff.
Set in the former walled kitchen garden of Wrest Park, the Gardener's House provides spacious accommodation over three floors and sleeps 6 people.
Discover glorious rhododendron-lined paths that lead you to the ruined mansion of Witley Court and Gardens with its magnificent fountain featuring Perseus and Andromeda.
The Sergeant Majors House
Situated inside Dover Castle's historic walls, this spacious and elegant four-storey Georgian building has its own grounds with captivating views over the town and out to France.
The Greenhouse Apartment
This roomy, first floor apartment overlooks the walled garden and offers lovely views of Walmer Castle and Gardens.
Wake up next to one of the most famous battlefields in history, 1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield.
The Garden Cottage
Head to Walmer Castle and Gardens next to the coast and follow in the footsteps of some of England's most distinguished names.
This 13th-century tower is built right into the walls of Dover Castle and is an ideal location for a romantic getaway.
We wanted to highlight the beautiful, unique elements within each property and also consider the features of each historical site to create a fresh contemporary twist on elegant and timeless designs.
Book your next holiday
By staying at one of our holiday cottages, you will be playing your part in giving England's heritage a future. Discover your next holiday now.
Have a question about your booking? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call our bookings team on 0370 333 1181.
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