Holiday Cottages in Essex, England


We're pleased to offer a great selection of holiday cottage accommodation in Essex, England provided by some of the leading brands including Sykes Cottages, Hoseasons, Coast & Country Cottages and Browse our collection of holiday cottages in Essex below....


A detached house on Mersea Island with three bedrooms sleeping six people.


This ground-floor apartment resting within the town of Walton-on-the-Naze sleeps up to two people, in one bedroom.

Bay Tree Cottage, Colchester

Situated just yards from the beach and sea on popular Mersea Island, this delightful property with its wonderful sunny conservatory and enclosed garden is perfect for a family holiday or relaxing break whatever the season.


This single-storey cottage in Holland-on-Sea near Clacton-on-Sea sleeps four people in two bedrooms.

Dutch Cottage, COLCHESTER

This well-presented mid-terrace cottage is in the centre of Colchester in Essex and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.

Estuary View, Leigh-on-Sea

A real gem, this delightful holiday property is set on a hill overlooking the river estuary; its decked balcony makes a perfect spot for relaxing and enjoying sunsets over the river, while the stylish interior offers a high standard of comfort, perfect for a family holiday whatever the season.

Farm House, ELSENHAM

This farm house cottage rests in Henham near Elsenham and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.

Fisherman's Lodge, ARKSDEN

This semi-detached timber-framed lodge near Saffron Walden sleeps four people in three bedrooms.

Flat 1, Cambridge Court, FRINTON-ON-SEA

This lovely ground floor apartment is located in the coastal town of Frinton-On-Sea and can sleep three people in two bedrooms.

Garden Cottage - Pound Farm, GREAT YELDHAM

An annexe cottage based near the Essex village of Great Yeldham, it can sleep six people in three bedrooms.

Island Cottage, Colchester

This gorgeous cottage is just a few yards from the beach and sea for a beach walk or swim in the summer.

Ivy Cottage, ROWHEDGE

This spacious cottage sits in the Essex village of Rowhedge and is able to sleep five people in three bedrooms.


This semi detached thatched cottage is located in the Essex seaside town of Walton on the Naze and can sleep four people in one bedroom.

Pinkneys Farm, Saffron Walden

Set on a working arable farm amidst gloriously peaceful and attractive farmland, these two delightful ground floor and first floor holiday apartments have been converted from the former granary and adjoin the owners’ home.

Pound Farm Annexe, GREAT YELDHAM

This attached property sits near Great Yeldham in Essex and sleeps four to six people in two bedrooms.

Resthaven, HARWICH

This ground floor chalet is in the town of Dovercourt in Essex and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.


This detached cottage is located in the village of Sible Hedingham in Essex and can sleep five people in two bedrooms.


This lovely apartment is situated in the large town of Colchester in Essex and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.

Sea View Cottage, FRINTON-ON-SEA

This mid-terrace Victorian cottage rests in Frinton-on-Sea, Essex and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.

Seaview, Clacton-on-Sea

Commanding spectacular views over Martello Bay and just 20 yards to the glorious beach, this town house property with its first floor balcony, sea views from the ground floor bedroom and enclosed garden is perfect for a family holiday.


This lovely cottage is located close to the village of Elmstead Market and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.

St Elmo, Colchester

Set on the unique island of Mersea, between the Colne and Blackwater estuaries, this delightful, detached property lies within 10 minutes’ stroll of the sandy beach, and just 5 minutes from shops, pub and restaurants.

THE STABLE, Southend-on-Sea

A real gem, a perfect romantic retreat, this well appointed property has a stylish interior and sea views from the first floor.

The Barns, Basildon

Set in a wonderful location on the edge of Langdon Hills Country Park and Nature Reserve, ideal for cycling and walking and covering 400 acres of meadow, farmland and ancient woodland and just 40 minutes’ drive from London, this small complex of cottages each with their own seating area have been converted from original barns and are renovated to a good standard providing an ideal holiday base to relax and unwind whatever the season.

The Goat House, Colchester

A perfect spot in which to unwind and relax whatever the season, yet only 8 miles from the bustling resorts of Clacton and Frinton-on-Sea.

The Granary, SUDBURY

This wonderful barn conversion is situated in Wickham St.


This detached lodge rests on the outskirts of Sible Hedingham and sleeps up to six people in three bedrooms.


This one bedroomed cottage is located in the north Essex village of Castle Hedingham.


This ground-floor annexe rests in Alresford, Colchester and can sleep two people in one bedroom.