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Child-friendly Holiday Cottages Near the Beach, UK & Ireland

Rural Retreats' collection includes several lighthouse-keepers' cottages.Rural Retreats' collection includes several lighthouse-keepers' cottages.

Whether you're looking for a coastal holiday cottage for a short break or a full-on family holiday where the kids can run free on the beach - in summer or winter - Rural Retreats can help. Its range of handpicked holiday cottages by the sea around the UK and Ireland are carefully selected for their family-friendliness; many include essential baby equipment and safe outdoor areas, ensuring you don't have to lug all things baby related with you yet can feel right at home. Some are large enough for multi-family or multigenerational holidays, and many are former lighthouse-keepers' cottages.

What to Expect:
  • Self catering
  • Beach
  • Beach < 1km
  • Beach easy drive
  • Great for babies
  • Great for kids 4-12
  • Great for teens
  • Great for toddlers


Holidays come in different sizes for a range of families and groups; some have outside areas for playing and socialising.


Rural Retreats' family-friendly cottages come with all the essentials including highchairs, travel cots and safety gates.

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Rural Retreats offers cottages in some of the most popular coastal resorts around the UK and Ireland, including Devon, Yorkshire, Norfolk and Anglesey.

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