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16 Fairy Tale Cottages You Can Actually Stay In

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This lovely refurbished cottage in the Cotswolds is the perfect spot to escape to the countryside in style. The darling house is just down the road from some beautiful natural meadows, and has a working fireplace and cinema screen for cosying up on cold and rainy autumn nights.

Accommodates: 6 guests

Price per night: £180

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Infuse your getaway with a touch of whimsy at the Jack Sparrow House on the Cornish shores. The seaside cabin offers a stunning view of the Cornish shore, and is completely off the map so you can get back to your roots.

Accommodates: 2 guests

Price per night: £100

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For a colourful and charming stay in Cumbria, the beautifully restored Mill in Great Asby is just the right choice. Cheery and atmospheric, the Eden Valley holiday home offers a gorgeous balcony view of the river, and an airy lofted bedroom.

Accommodates: 4 guests

Price per night: £100

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This supremely comfy holiday spot is tucked into the tiny village of Foxcote outside Cheltenham. With a working fireplace and its own Netflix access, it's a perfect spot for hibernating away a cold weekend break.

Accommodates: 4 guests

Price per night: £150

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This spacious and homey cottage in Berwickshire is nestled into the grounds of the lovely Paxton House Country Park, and offers a secluded hideaway near the village of Berwick-upon-Tweed. Less than an hour from Edinburgh, the cottage's surrounding area is perfect for adventurers, while the cosy rooms are just right for staying in with a good friend or book!

Accommodates: 2 guests

Price per night: £75

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This snug cottage is an idyllic place to hide out in the Cotswolds. With a gorgeous and cosy loft and charming duck pond, it's got all the trimmings for a refreshing natural retreat, and is the perfect basecamp for a Cotswolds walking holiday. Not to mention having a rinse under the rain in that glass-ceilinged shower should be a mandatory bucket list item.

Accommodates: 3 guests

Price per night: £160

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This positively charming and secluded cottage in Kent is a fantastic retreat from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. Curl up by the fire in a refurbished interior that blends the house's history with modern comforts.

Accommodates: 2 guests

Price per night: £55

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Drenched in luxury and charm, the Leannan Boat House is a dream come true for holiday-goers in pursuit of ultimate comfort and escape. Built in 1855, the exterior is ripped from the pages of a fairy tale, while the inside is straight out of a Pinterest home decor board. Cuddle up and enjoy!

Accommodates: 2 guests

Price per night: £455

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Nestled in the Grade II listed village of Chalford, this darling holiday home is just the place to run away to when you need a break from the outside world. The cottage dates back nearly 400 years, and the stylish interior keeps the atmosphere intact while providing a modern twist and plenty of convenience and comfort.

Accommodates: 5 guests

Price per night: £85

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This insanely charming cottage in the ever-lovely Cotswolds is the best place to spend an autumn holiday. It's got a gorgeous Georgian exterior and bright and cosy inside, not to mention a duck house with a comfy day bed – perfect for watching rain fall on the garden while staying dry yourself.

Accommodates: 4 guests

Price per night: £100

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Lovely and spacious, this lovely holiday house is perfect for big groups looking for an idyllic getaway. The house is made up of two connected cottages, with a cosy indoor fireplace and a big garden. Less than 20 minutes away is the charming town of Bourton-on-the-Water, which is great to explore if you get tired of lounging around your cosy space.

Accommodates: 8 guests

Price per night: £110

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Step right into a fairy tale with a visit to this perfectly quaint Cotswolds hideaway. With plenty of modern amenities tucked into the medieval-style house, the cottage is a magical escape from reality and promises to be a relaxing retreat.

Accommodates: 2 guests

Price per night: £95

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If you're looking to go off the grid, head for this compact and cosy cottage in the stunning Welsh woodlands. Standing on the grounds of a working farm, the little hideaway is dripping with charm and has everything you need for a secluded holiday.

Accommodates: 3 guests

Price per night: £45

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This hidden spot in the North Wessex Downs is the loveliest place in Hampshire to get away from it all. Combining old world charm and modern convenience and style, Bramble Cottage is a perfectly dreamy home away from home for holiday goers who want a relaxing break.

Accommodates: 5 guests

Price per night: £155

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