Ashbourne Cottages
Cottages for families and friends in and around Ashbourne

Many holiday cottages to discover!

For a great stay in the UK with family or friends, holiday cottages are the best way to relax and forget about the stresses of normal life. With a huge selection of Derbyshire properties, if you can't find what you're looking for on this page, click an image and discover everything else available. 


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The best family rental holiday cottages in Ashbourne are typically small homes for rent that can be treated like your own home for the duration of your cottage holiday. We know many of our visitors like to take their dogs with them and many cottages now allow this. We often have late availability cottages to rent in Ashbourne for all seasons - spring, summer, autumn and winter. 

Ashbourne Accomodation

Ashbourne holiday accommodation rates increase in peak season, which is generally around the times of the school summer holidays. July and August are usually Derbyshire school summer holidays. 

If you want to avoid half-term in the summer, draw a line through the first two weeks of June. Booking early is always a good idea. You have a much better chance of getting your preferred date and accommodation. But, that doesn't mean its impossible to get a late booking. 

Some of the best cottages in the UK are fiercely independent and have incredibly high standards, and more recently the rise of agencies has helped increase standards right across the board. 

Ashbourne cottage

Holiday Cottages

Our site does not make reservations directly and so we ask that any queries you have with the Ashbourne cottage are taken up with the owner or agency. It is of course possible that you need to cancel your Ashbourne holiday cottage so ensure you read the cancellation terms on the agency or owners website / contract. 

Although you may not be familiar with the Ashbourne area you'll usually find that the owners have left a welcome manual with details of local places to eat, drink and buy supplies. Ashbourne is a great locations for a cottage holiday due to their proximity to local facilities and amenities. 

A few properties have access to outdoor swimming pools, but please remember that these are often only accessible during the summer months, and that you are responsible for you own safety! 

Families, Friends and More

The fact that guests are on holiday in Ashbourne in a rental home together, sometimes with three generations in larger rental holiday homes, brings a much different atmosphere to the cottage break or holiday. When you're travelling as a family with young kids there are several things we recommend you take with you. 

Whether there's a swimming pool attached to the property, or in the nearby leisure centre, swimming trunks and swimming costumes are easy to forget. Check whether the cottage can supply cots or high chairs if you need them - you may be surprised how common this is in Ashbourne. 

Clothes for the full range of weather; just because you don't think that it looks good outside in the rain it doesn't mean that the little ones will agree.