The home counties is a popular term which generally refers to the counties of South East England and the East of England which border London, but do not include the capital city of London itself. There is no exact definition of the term home counties and its composition of counties, usually includes the South East of England.

The Home Counties consists of Counties around London in (1921): Buckinghamshire, Essex, . Hertfordshire, Berkshire, Middlesex, . Kent,7. Surrey, Sussex (East), Sussex (West).

The Home Counties, surrounding London, have their own unique identities and character, whilst also offering fast rail and road links into The Capital City of London. Spectacular countryside Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty for walking and cycling, the Surrey Hills and the Chilterns spread across Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire.

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For the boating enthusiast, there are numerous opportunities on offer, for boating and narrowboat holidays on canals and rivers which feature in the area from the Rivers Thames and Kennet in Berkshire to the Lee Navigation in Hertfordshire, the Great Ouse in Bedfordshire and Wey Navigation in Surrey. Home County Essex

Favourite family seaside holiday resorts in The Home Counties include Southend-on-Sea and Clacton-on-Sea are also on the Essex Coast.


  • DRIFTWOOD COTTAGE
    Driftwood Cottage
    Isle of Wight
    Ventnor
    Barbecue · Bike Store · Cot Available · DVD player · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Ideal for Golf · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Horse Riding Nearby · Stairgate · Telephone · Television · Christmas Themed Cottage · Wifi · Winter Short Breaks · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Fishing
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • BYRE 2
    Byre 2
    Kent
    Canterbury
    Barbecue · Bike Store · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Ideal for Golf · Hot Tub · Free Pets · Horse Riding Nearby · Rural Location · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: Yes Rating: 3 stars More information

  • WHITE MAGPIE COTTAGE
    White Magpie Cottage
    Kent
    Tunbridge Wells
    Barbecue · Cot Available · Detached Property · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Shower · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 3 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • THE RETREAT
    The Retreat
    Hampshire
    Brook
    Detached Property · Fuel and Power Included · Pub within 1 mile · Free Pets · Television · Woodburning Stove · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Fishing
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: Yes Rating: 3 stars More information

  • SIOCHAIN
    Siochain
    Kent
    Canterbury
    Barbecue · Cot Available · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Winter Short Breaks · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 3 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • LIBRARY COTTAGE
    Library Cottage
    Sussex
    Arundel
    Bike Store · Detached Property · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Ideal for Golf · Pub within 1 mile · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Heritage Collection
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • BYRE 1
    Byre 1
    Kent
    Canterbury
    Barbecue · Bike Store · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Ideal for Golf · Hot Tub · Free Pets · Horse Riding Nearby · Rural Location · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: Yes Rating: 3 stars More information

  • HILLTOP BARN
    Hilltop Barn
    Isle of Wight
    Newport
    Cot Available · DVD player · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Free Pets · Shower over bath · Television · Summer Short Breaks · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • COASTAL PATH COTTAGE
    Coastal Path Cottage
    Isle of Wight
    Ventnor
    Barbecue · Bike Store · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Sea View · Shower · Television · Summer Short Breaks · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Green Scheme · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: No Rating: 3 stars More information

  • FAIRLIGHT
    Fairlight
    Kent
    Dover
    DVD player · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Pub within 1 mile · Shower · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • SEASPRAY
    Seaspray
    Sussex
    Rye
    DVD player · Dishwasher · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Pub within 1 mile · Sea View · Open Fire · Television · Wifi · Winter Short Breaks · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 3 stars More information

  • THE BULL PEN
    The Bull Pen
    Sussex
    Chichester
    Cot Available · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Open Fire · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • The Peacock Barn
    The Peacock Barn
    Sussex
    Battle
    Barbecue · Bike Store · Cot Available · Detached Property · DVD player · Dishwasher · Ground Floor Facilities · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Ideal for Golf · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Free Pets · Rural Location · Television · Woodburning Stove · Christmas Themed Cottage · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · New property · Heritage Collection
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • ROSEDENE
    Rosedene
    Isle of Wight
    Bembridge
    Barbecue · Cot Available · DVD player · Ground Floor Facilities · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Shower · Television · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 5 Pets: No Rating: 3 stars More information

  • PEBBLES COTTAGE
    Pebbles Cottage
    Isle of Wight
    Ryde and Seaview
    Cot Available · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Ideal for Golf · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Horse Riding Nearby · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen Included · Washing Machine · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 6 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • KEEPERS HOUSE
    Keepers House
    Kent
    Maidstone
    Barbecue · Cot Available · DVD player · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Christmas Themed Cottage · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Heritage Collection
    Sleeps: 10 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information