10 Holiday Homes for Christmas to Book Now

If restrictions allow, getting away for a Christmas break is top of our wishlist! If you are looking for a last-minute holiday home for Christmas, we've got 10 stunning properties to choose from. Which one would you pick?

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1. Bryntowy Cottage, South Wales

Bryntowy Cottage is a 16th-century former farmhouse on the South Wales coast with a mysterious past! This luxury cottage sleeps 6 guests in 3 beautiful bedrooms and also benefits from a lovely living space, complete with a log burning stove.

One of the top features of this property is the balcony with stunning views and private hot tub.The house has an original ‘wrecker’s window’ which was used to lure ships to their fate on the rocky shores below, where their cargo would then be plundered! Make Bryntowy Cottage your holiday home for Christmas!

2. Luxury Lodge with Hot Tub, St Andrews

Lodges with hot tubs are very popular, so grab this one while you can! Part of the beautiful Stewart’s Resort near the historic town of St Andrews, this luxury lodge is an ideal choice for families. Sleeping up to 6 guests, the lodge has a fully-equipped kitchen and dining area plus a large lounge where you can relax. If you don’t feel like cooking, you can make use of the onsite restaurant and bar, plus there’s a gym too!

There’s plenty to do here – take a stroll around Cameron Reservoir which is right on the doorstep, pop into St Andrews or explore the many villages along the East Neuk of Fife. An additional bonus is that the lodge is pet-friendly!

Luxury Lodge with Hot Tub, St Andrews

3. Lime Kiln Cottage, Cornwall

This cosy cottage is located in the picture-postcard village of Pentewan near St Austell in Cornwall. It’s a traditional 2-bedroom cottage with a modern interior, With space for up to 6 guests, it’s the ideal choice for a family getaway this Christmas. This beautifully refurbished cottage retains traditional character but also includes a host of modern comforts, making it your ideal home away from home. Make Lime Kiln Cottage your holiday home this Christmas!

Lime Kiln Cottage, Cornwall

4. Otter Chalet, Scottish Highlands

Located on the idyllic Portnellan Estate in the shadow of Ben More mountain, Otter Chalet is a newly refurbished luxury 4-star lodge. Situated in a secluded part of the estate, the chalet sleeps 6 guests in 2 bedrooms and also benefits from modern open plan living/dining/kitchen space. From the balcony there are open views over Ben More mountain, and the Ben More burn is 30 metres from the doorstep. Guests can often spot an abundance of wildlife here, including red squirrels, deer and the elusive pine marten.

Otter Chalet, Scottish Highlands

5. Snowdon Summit View, North Wales

This beautifully designed modern home has spectacular views of Wales’ highest mountain and is located near Caerfarnon, a grand, medieval town perched on the stunning North Wales coast. This super-luxe, highly sought after holiday home has 5 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12. It has stunning floor to ceiling windows in the main living spaces plus a host of brilliant amenities including children’s play area, games room, pool table, ping pong and darts board to keep everyone entertained!

6. Craigeanie Farmhouse, Perthshire

Imagine spending Christmas at Craigeanie Farmhouse, located in Glen Lyon, which is famed as Scotland’s longest and loveliest glen. Around 20 miles from Aberfeldy, the farmhouse is a stunning, one of a kind property that offers the chance to truly get away from it all in complete seclusion and luxury.

Set in a 40-acre plot, with its own river access, Craigeanie is the perfect base for fishing or exploring Glen Lyon on foot or by bike. There’s a huge open-plan kitchen and dining room with two log burning fires, plus a charming master bedroom + single bedroom. The property is dog-friendly too! Craigeanie Farmhouse is your picture-perfect holiday home for Christmas! 

7. Meikle Kenny Farm, Angus, Scotland

Meikle Kenny Farm is a large country farmhouse with beautiful panoramic views of Strathmore and the rolling Angus Glens. With 8 bedrooms and space for up to 16 guests this is the perfect location to enjoy an array of country pursuits including hillwalking, cycling, fishing and kayaking. The farmhouse has a large terraced garden and croquet lawn as well as 400 acres of land which guests are free to enjoy.

8. Luxury Apartment, Loch Tay, Scotland

1 Lochview is a simply stunning terraced holiday home with incredible views out over Loch Tay. Part of the exclusive Taymouth Marina holiday complex, this accommodation is super-luxe. With 2 well-appointed bedrooms the property can sleep up to 5 guests in total comfort.

The property has a private hot tub and guests can enjoy a host of additional onsite facilities including the award-winning Hot Box Wellness Spa, watersports on Loch Tay and the onsite restaurant, concierge and reception 7 days a week. Lochview is top pick for a luxury Christmas break in one of Scotland’s most sought after destinations.

Taymouth Marina

9. Glenconner Cottage, North Berwick

Glenconner Cottage is a beautiful detached property in the picturesque seaside town of North Berwick. With 3 large bedrooms (2 of which are en-suite), the property sleeps 6 guests and is perfect for families. The property is presented to a very high standard, with luxury fittings and furnishings throughout. Key features include the open fire in the living room, off-road parking for 3 cars and lovely private garden and courtyard space.

10. Merlin Cottage, Scottish Highlands

This fabulous cottage is situated on the Portnellan Estate in the heart of the Scottish Highlands. A 19th-century former byre, the property has been fully modernised to 5-star luxury standards, creating a warm and welcoming holiday home. The cottage sleeps 5 guests in 2 large bedrooms and also boasts fabulous living space.

The location is simply perfect, gaze through the window or step outside your front door and you will be met by the dramatic mountain scenery. A short walk across the lambing field or along the dismantled railway and you’ll find the River Dochart and Loch Dochart. Loch Lomond and Glencoe are also within easy reach. 

Merlin Cottage, Scotland

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