This Christmas find a perfectly cosy cottage to celebrate the ‘most wonderful time of the year’. The festive season can also be accompanied by hours of travelling and trying to work out whose turn it is to give up their bed for the in-laws. So this year, why not share the load and rent a gorgeous cottage? Think huge kitchens and enough sofa space so that no one is relegated to the floor. Here at Snaptrip, we have a whole range of fabulous properties available for the festive season, so to make life easy here are our favourite five that you could be waking up in on Christmas day…
1. Gorgeous Wells-next-the-Sea Cottage
If you need a comfortable spot to get festive and spend time with your family this cottage in Norfolk might just be the perfect spot. The large corner sofa and open plan living/dining area are just the things for a day spent indulging together. There is also a spacious kitchen for Christmas lunch creation and plenty of coastal walking nearby for those who need to stretch their legs.
2. Charming Abersoch Cottage
This charming cottage is ideal if you have a bigger family. It might not be the biggest property we have at Snaptrip, but this gem in Wales still has oodles of room. Sleeping 10, with a table that will seat you all and three large sofas, it’s a great spot to have the whole family under one roof. There is even a travel cot and highchair available if you have a little one with you; one less thing to worry about.
3. Cosy Wroxall Cottage
A short drive from the coast on the Isle of Wight, this cottage is a welcoming place to enjoy Christmas with your nearest and dearest. Pet-friendly and sleeping seven, there is plenty of room here. The dining table is found a few steps above the kitchen so you can prepare the table without getting under the cook’s feet, but the food won’t have far to travel from the oven to the table either. After lunch enjoy a stroll around the 13 acres of lawn and woodland.
4. Tasteful Kingston Cottage
If you’re looking for something extravagant and unforgettable this Christmas, this could be the place. A short drive from Edinburgh, this tower sleeps 13 people. With plenty of rooms everyone should be able to find some breathing space, but there is also an impressively long dining table for that all important Christmas lunch. It’s just the place to bring everyone together.
5. Beautiful Abersoch Cottage
This beautiful cottage in Abersoch, Wales is a cosy place to spend Christmas. The open plan layout means that whether you’re stoking the wood burner, cooking up a storm, laying the table or eyeing up the presents; no one will feel left out. It’s near the beach too; perfect for walk to work up your appetite.