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Renting a Luxury Cottage with Stately Escapes

Here at Stately Escapes we offer you the opportunity to become ‘Lords and Ladies of the Manor’ with our fantastic online portfolio of over 200 luxury cottages, party houses and large holiday homes for rent in the UK.


The perfect choice for families and friends looking for luxury large houses for rent at affordable prices; we offer a diverse range of unique properties spanning Scotland, England, Wales and Ireland (Check out the most popular regions). And with years of experience in high-end holiday accommodation, we’re ideally placed to help you find the right property, whatever your party size.

Why book with Stately Escapes?

- Value: We enable you to book your group accommodation directly with the property owners (who set the prices themselves), giving you the best value available anywhere online – guaranteed.

- Security: We offer you the security and ease of being able to book our large houses to rent online (with deposit payment taken over the phone by credit card), giving you added peace of mind. And because we’re ABTA-bonded (Association of British Travel Agents) you can trust in the quality of our service.

- Quality: All of our large holiday homes have been handpicked by our team of experts for their stunning locations, exceptional facilities and beautiful décor, and we work closely with property owners to ensure that our high standards of quality are always maintained.

Luxury for any budget

Our luxury large houses for rent are refreshingly affordable, with self-catering holiday properties starting from as little as £85 per person per week in the low season, and the majority coming in at less than £250 per person per week even during the high season, representing exceptional value for money.

Something to celebrate!

Our castles and party houses for rent in the UK & Ireland offer the ideal venue for a long weekend or short break for a large group gathering, whether you’re hoping to stage an unforgettable wedding, a fun-filled birthday party or a much-needed getaway for the extended family.

Many of the properties in our portfolio offer generous discounts, and although the majority are self-catering, it’s possible to arrange any level of catering and service during your stay, should you wish.

Global getaways…

Have you ever considered a break in a luxury French villa? Visit our partner site, Simply Chateau, for French chateau rentals at affordable prices. Alternatively, enjoy a taste of Italy with Simply Italy, our site specialising in luxury Italian villas. And to sample a real slice of paradise, visit Simply Caribe