Holiday Cottages to Rent

If you are looking to entertain the extended family or a large group of friends this year, YHA Exclusive Hire has a great assortment of holiday cottages to rent throughout England & Wales.

From rural retreats to coastal lodges, we have a great variety of holiday cottages in some of the most beautiful UK locations, from Devon and Cornwall in the south, throughout Wales, right up to the Lake District and Northumberland in the north.

YHA Boscastle

Beds / Sleeps
28
Bedrooms
6
Toilets
5
Showers
5
County
Cornwall
50.690740
-4.695582

Following extensive refurbishment, Boscastle is open again! Nestled in a steep sided valley on the rugged north Cornwall coast, it's an ideal spot to watch the pretty, bustling fishing village come to life during the day and return to a sleepier place in the evenings. Excellent surfing, sailing and masses of coastal footpaths to explore. Book Now

YHA Boswinger

Beds / Sleeps
30
Bedrooms
8
Toilets
6
Showers
6
County
Cornwall
50.235406
-4.818937

Originally two stone farm cottages and a barn, Boswinger has been refurbished as one building. Built around a courtyard, this is one of our oldest venues in Cornwall and stands in the centre of the quiet, seaside hamlet of Boswinger, with sea views and a wide choice of beaches. Book Now

Dolgoch Bunkhouse

Beds / Sleeps
20
Bedrooms
3
Toilets
2
Showers
2
County
Ceredigion
52.191029
-3.747679

Dolgoch Bunkhouse is a traditional simple Youth Hostel without electricity, dating from the 17th century and owned by the Elenydd Wilderness Trust. Dolgoch Bunkhouse has battery-operated showers, a self-catering kitchen/dining room, is heated by a log burner, 20 beds in three dormitories and has been refurbished to include new toilets and showers and accessible accommodation. Book Now

YHA Elmscott

Beds / Sleeps
15
Bedrooms
4
Toilets
3
Showers
3
County
Devon
50.967488
-4.520579

A renovated Victorian school in a wild, next-to-nature location close to Clovelly with sea views of Lundy Island. You’ll find amazing rock formations, a profusion of wild flowers and many lanes on an unspoilt section of coastline. Book Now

YHA Ennerdale

Beds / Sleeps
24
Bedrooms
5
Toilets
3
Showers
5
County
Cumbria
54.514804
-3.326677

Originally two adjoining cottages, recently refurbished to a high standard, Ennerdale is set in its own grounds in a wooded valley surrounded by fells and ridges in the western part of the Lake District. A real away from it all location, deep in the Ennerdale Valley. Book Now

YHA Hawse End

Beds / Sleeps
24
Bedrooms
6
Toilets
5
Showers
5
County
Cumbria
54.579000
-3.161530

Located on the shores of picturesque Derwentwater, at the head of the magnificent Borrowdale Valley, this is a traditionally built, stone cottage in the grounds of Hawse End Centre. The cottage is situated at the foot of Catbell's (which Alfred Wainwright described as "one of his favourites, which while modest in height, offers splendid views"). Book Now

YHA Kington

Beds / Sleeps
31
Bedrooms
8
Toilets
6
Showers
7
County
Herefordshire
52.205325
-3.024400

Formerly a Victorian cottage hospital, close to the centre of this quaint Herefordshire market town. It's an ideal base for walking along Offa's Dyke or exploring the Welsh Marches, cider country and the picturesque medieval black and white villages. Book Now

YHA Land's End

Beds / Sleeps
34
Bedrooms
9
Toilets
5
Showers
5
County
Cornwall
50.115914
-5.688407

Nestled at the end of a country lane in three acres of grounds, Land's End stands in the beautiful Cot Valley. The building has 1920s period features, an open fire and enjoys sea views down the valley. Footpaths lead from the hostel to the coast and the village of St Just. Book Now

YHA Littlehampton

Beds / Sleeps
32
Bedrooms
8
Toilets
7
Showers
7
County
West Sussex
50.808272
-0.545281

This venue is part of a redevelopment of Fisherman's Wharf on the east bank of the River Arun. Set in a traditional seaside resort and just 3 minutes from the beach, it's a great base for exploring the south coast and offers a high standard of comfort. Book Now

YHA Malham

Beds / Sleeps
47
Bedrooms
10
Toilets
Showers
County
North Yorkshire
54.062513
-2.152044

If you're looking for Pennine Way accommodation then your group will all love this comfortable hostel in the heart of a beautiful dales village, surrounded by classic limestone scenery. The famous Malham Cove, Malham Tarn and Gordale Scar are all a short walk away.

The Pennine Way and Yorkshire Dales Cycle Way pass is close by, making it popular for walking holidays and cycling holidays. The hostel has a safe garden for outdoor play, great for children.
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YHA Malham - Annex

Beds / Sleeps
32
Bedrooms
9
Toilets
Showers
County
North Yorkshire
54.062513
-2.152044

This Pennine Way accommodation provides a cosy rural retreat if you're looking to get away from it all with family and friends. The Malham Annexe is just off the main building and enjoys excellent facilities. Book Now

YHA Ninebanks

Beds / Sleeps
28
Bedrooms
6
Toilets
6
Showers
6
County
Northumberland
54.856792
-2.357281

This 300 year old, stone built lead miner’s cottage, furnished in traditional style, has been refurbished and extended to provide an outstanding level of comfort and also innovative environmental practices. Ninebanks achieved a gold award from the Green Tourism Business Scheme. Book Now

YHA Pwll Deri

Beds / Sleeps
28
Bedrooms
7
Toilets
7
Showers
7
County
Pembrokeshire
52.007073
-5.072266

In a remote, idyllic cliff-top setting, this coastal cottage has amazing sea views and enjoys glorious sunsets. A real out of the way location, the nearest shop is 4.5 miles away! Book Now

YHA Tanners Hatch Surrey Hills

Beds / Sleeps
15
Bedrooms
3
Toilets
3
Showers
3
County
Surrey
51.252025
-0.367452

Picturesque and eco-friendly hostel with plenty of charm and character in National Trust woodland, a perfect country retreat close to London. A haven of peace and tranquillity, you can relax in front of the real fire or enjoy a barbecue in the extensive grounds. This hostel offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. In the evening relax in front of our open log fire or sit in the garden and enjoy the views across to Polesden Lacey National Trust estate. Book Now

YHA Thurlby

Beds / Sleeps
21
Bedrooms
6
Toilets
5
Showers
4
County
Lincolnshire
52.738278
-0.371507

This homely, 15th century, former blacksmith's forge with Georgian and Victorian additions is surrounded by a beautiful, lawned garden and orchard. It is located in the centre of picturesque Thurlby village. Book Now

YHA Tintagel

Beds / Sleeps
22
Bedrooms
5
Toilets
4
Showers
4
County
Cornwall
50.659850
-4.764200

YHA Tintagel is a small, rustic single storey building perched on Glebe Cliff with stunning coastal views over Dunderhole Point. Formerly a quarry manager’s cottage, it is being newly refurbished and redesigned in 2016 to enhance your visit. There are picnic benches and a BBQ outside for sunny days and a cosy wood burner inside for colder months. Book Now