Group Holidays

Find luxury accommodation for big groups looking to holiday altogether in the UK and Ireland on Cottage Gems.  Whether you are looking to rent a large country house with a sizeable function room for a special occasion, a generously sized lodge for a reunion with friends or a big cottage with a party room for a birthday or anniversary celebration, Cottage Gems features some excellent large self-catering properties to rent.

Need to find a Large Group Holiday House to rent in the UK?

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We feature a great selection of luxurious holiday house rentals suitable for big groups, from mansions to country houses and lodges, these sizeable holiday homes are ideal for groups of friends or family to holiday altogether in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland

Large Group Accommodation in England

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Find the Best UK Group Holiday Accommodation for you

Cottage Gems specialises in 5 star and luxurious accommodation for those looking for stylish and special places to stay.  Find and book some of the best larger holiday homes in the UK, for when only the very best will do.

Luxurious Large Group Accommodation for Special Celebrations

Whether you're looking to party hard with family or friends, find large luxurious properties for partying in style:

Birthday Parties

Birthday party celebrations

Large houses usually with a large dining room or dining area where you can celebrate special occasions like a 21st birthday party, a 40th, a 50th and those landmark birthdays.

Cottages for Birthday Parties


Anniversary Parties

Anniversary celebration

Looking to celebrate a special anniversary with friends or family?  Whether you're planning a celebration for a ruby wedding anniversary, a diamond or a gold anniversary, you'll want to find a venue to rent as special as the occasion itself.

Find Holiday Rentals for Anniversary Parties



Reunion party with friends

Searching for a house where you can enjoy a reunion get together with friends or family?  Find large holiday houses with 5+ bedrooms on Cottage Gems where you can enjoy a reunion celebration.

Holiday Houses for Reunion Celebrations


Hen Parties

Luxury Hen Party

Find a fabulous holiday home rental for your pre-wedding getaway with the girls on Cottage Gems from our selection of:

Hen Party Cottages


Stag Parties

Stag Parties

Looking for a big house to rent for a stag weekend or break with the boys?  Whether you rent a large country house, a lodge or a large cottage, browse:

Stag Party Cottages


Big Cottages for Large Group Holidays

For when you need a large holiday home to accommodate your big group of friends or family.

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Inspirational Luxurious Big Group Holiday Houses

Below are a selection of just some of the amazing big group holiday houses we feature; including big barns and large mansions.  Whatever the needs of your group, for a big get together renting a high end high quality holiday house can really help with the enjoyment and sense of celebration.

Fuzzy Orchard, Sleeps 12 Barn Conversion in the West Country

Fuzzy Orchard sleeps 12Sleek and stylish, Fuzzy Orchard is a stunning 6 bedroom roomy high quality barn conversion with excellent leisure facilities making this a great place for groups of friends and family to relax and unwind in style and comfort in Somerset.  

On site there is a private indoor swimming pool, as well as a large sunken hot tub and a sauna so you can truly feel pampered and relaxed on holiday.
There is even a BBQ lodge in the garden so whatever the weather, your group can enjoy a BBQ.

The children’s play area in the garden will particularly appeal to families.


Hunters Moon, Unique Sleeps 10 Accommodation near Glastonbury

Unique holiday house sleeps 10, GlastonburyIdeal for groups looking for somewhere unique and special to stay, Hunters Moon is the stuff of dreams with its unique exterior and its setting near woods just 5 miles from the mystical town of Glastonbury.  

Special features at this roomy holiday house include an entertainment pod/cinema room with a 55” TV and surround sound and twinkly sky lights in the ceiling, as well as an inviting private warm bubbly outdoor hot tub.

The property also enjoys use of the Sedum Spa (15 minutes drive away) where you can enjoy use of the shared facilities which include an indoor swimming pool, relaxation room and gym.

Inside, this spacious holiday house is as unique and special as it is outside, just take a look at the photos to see more.


Llanfendigaid, 9 Bedroom Mansion House in Snowdonia National Park

Llanfendigaid, 9 Bedroom Mansion House, SnowdoniaIf you’re in search of a large country house to rent for a special occasion, Llanfendigaid Country House in Snowdonia National Park near Aberdyfi could be the perfect choice.  

Set within an acre of grounds and with 9 bedrooms and the capacity to sleep up to 17 people, this is a truly impressive mansion house featuring spacious rooms with elegant high ceilings.

For even bigger groups, there are four holiday cottages on site that can be rented by arrangement.

On site is an indoor swimming pool, ideal for groups of friends and family who want to relax and unwind on holiday (this leisure facility is shared with four on site holiday cottages).


Coat Barn, 5 Star Rated, Gold Award Winning 8 Bedroom Barn in Somerset

Coat BarnSet in a sleepy rural hamlet, this roomy 8 bedroomed barn conversion caters in particular for family groups.  There are eight ensuite bedrooms at this 5 star holiday barn, so no queuing for the loo here!  In total, this roomy holiday house sleeps up to 18 people and 2 pet dogs are welcome by arrangement.

There’s plenty for families here with a private indoor swimming pool on site, as well as a games room with table tennis and table football.

Outside there is a play area with swings for the kids as well as lawned gardens, so plenty of space for children to happily play.

There are neighbouring properties, so no big parties having late night celebrations such as hen groups or stag groups are allowed here. 

Plas Glansevin, Sleeps up to 56, near the Brecon Beacons

If you’re in search of accommodation for a really big group then Plas Glansevin could be the perfect choice.  Nestled close to the Brecon Beacons National Park, this huge holiday house and coach house together sleep up to 56 people.

The Mansion House has 19 bedrooms and sleeps from 24-39 guests whilst the adjacent Coach House with its 12 bedrooms sleeps up to 23 guests.

Whether you’re looking to book a weekend away, need to find a venue for a special occasion such as a birthday party, a wedding or a corporate event, this impressive mansion house with its wood fired sauna and outdoor plunge pool could be the ideal place to rent.

Whatever type of group accommodation you're searching for and whatever the occasion, we hope you find the best big holiday house to rent for your group on Cottage Gems.

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