From large country homes to cosy cottages for couples, we have a wide range of holiday cottages for short breaks in the UK. There is nothing quite like enjoying a last-minute weekend break with friends or family at the end of a busy week, which is why we offer superb cottages which are available for short stays. Browse our holiday cottages for weekend and midweek breaks to discover properties in many of the UK’s most spectacular destinations, including Cornwall and Devon, the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, the Norfolk Broads, the mountains and coasts of Wales, and the Highlands of Scotland.
Weekend breaks are a wonderful way to unwind, and our range of properties include cottages with luxuries such as heated swimming pools, to ensure you have an unforgettable stay. Weekend breaks with hot tubs are also highly recommended—simply browse our selection of cottages with hot tubs. Whether you want to take a spring break in a city you have always wanted to visit, or a weekend break in winter by the sea, you will find the cottage that is perfect for you.
Situated on a working organic Dorset farm in a peaceful rural location, Threshers Barn near Beaminster is a Grade 2 listed 16th-century flint barn, beautifully restored to provide cosy, bright and airy accommodation with original features such as old beams and windows. Pets welcome.
A modern luxury apartment home in a brand-new North Devon coastal complex, 5 Putsborough in the heart of the seaside resort village of Woolacombe, Devon, offers a family-friendly holiday stay, a pet-friendly home with king en-suite master, private balcony, and access to indoor pool and gym.
Uninterrupted views of the Warwickshire countryside greet visitors to Furlong Barn, a sophisticated rural cottage in Long Itchington. The secluded barn conversion boasts vaulted beamed ceilings & open-plan design, as well as generous grounds with a furnished patio for enjoying the beautiful scenery.
Homestone Farmhouse is a large and traditional, stone-built farmhouse, on a 250-acre working farm, in an idyllic, secluded rural location, 5 miles from Campbeltown, on the Kintyre Peninsula. This child friendly farmhouse in Scotland sleeps 11 in 5 bedrooms. Pets welcome.
Barns Lea Farmhouse is an impressive Grade II listed farmhouse on a working farm in Rushton Spencer, in the Peak District and Derbyshire Dales. The pet-friendly cottage boasts ample grounds with countryside views, plus a stylish interior with a games room, range cooker, elegant décor and log fires.
Sayers House is a pretty detached holiday cottage with Wi-Fi in Wisbech St Mary Cambridgeshire sleeping 5. Sayers has a large garden and wooded area with a footpath leading into an 3 acre field. A family friendly holiday cottage. There is ample secluded parking plus a garage. Pets welcome.
Hidden Valley is a beautiful, large family house with a heated outdoor pool in a secluded rural location near the village of Box between Bath and Chippenham. Sleeping 16 guests, the house is set in 8 acres. Recently fully refurbished, it offers a luxury, pet-friendly holiday home. Pets welcome.
The Outlook is a contemporary rural cottage boasting wonderful views of the Somerset countryside, and a hot tub. The pet-friendly cottage near Crowcombe sits on expansive grounds surrounded by green hills and offers outdoor entertaining areas as well as a spacious interior with chic design features.
Colours Borrowed from the Sea is a sophisticated coastal cottage just moments from the beaches of Marske-by-the-Sea in Yorkshire. The pet-friendly cottage boasts coastal chic with light & airy spaces, as well as a pleasant outdoor area that catches the sea breeze and the sun. Escape to the seasi...
Situated in the Challacombe block at Byron is 5 Challacombe, a luxurious coastal apartment just moments from the sands of Woolacombe Bay in Devon. The pet-friendly cottage exudes coastal chic & boasts a spacious deck beside the open-plan living space as well as an indoor pool, gym and a sea breeze.
Set within the Wheal Dream resort just a few miles from the South Cornwall coast, this quirky lodge has beautiful countryside views and loads of charm. Ideally placed for exploring the area's nearby Cornish harbours and sandy beaches, you'll also find a restaurant, bar and golf course on site.
Nestled amidst the Yorkshire Wolds countryside in the village of Yapham, East Yorkshire, Mill Farm House is a large pet-friendly red brick farmhouse renovated to a good standard and traditional furnishings, boasting five bedrooms, including ground floor master with sitting room and en-suite shower.
Morgans Farmhouse makes the ideal holiday home for large families and groups on holiday in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds, a pet-friendly cottage near the village of Bampton with six bedrooms, kitchen with wine chiller, granary annexe with sitting room, and games room with pool table and table football.
Surrounded by an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, The Cider Loft is perfect for couples seeking an escape in nature. The pet-friendly cottage in Whitchurch, boasts two outdoor spaces as well as a distinctly rural character. Exposed beams, vaulted ceilings and wooden doors offer charm.
Whites Farm Barn is a picture-perfect rural cottage set among manicured gardens near Ledbury in Herefordshire. The stone-built conversion possesses vaulted beamed ceilings and country charm, as well as modern sophistication, ample gardens with lovely views, abundant natural light and serenity.
Anne’s Hut blends into the surrounding woodland. The unique former shepherd’s hut has been fashioned into a romantic cottage in Penterry, Monmouthshire, which boasts extensive gardens with wonderful countryside views, luxurious décor, a wood burner, an outdoor firepit and contemporary comforts.
Situated on the most beautiful street in St Ives is Juliot, a romantic cottage bedecked in luxury. Featuring exposed beams, stone walls and contemporary comforts, the pet-friendly cottage has earned a Visit England 5 Star and Gold rating and sits in a delightful seaside town in wonderful Cornwall.
A superb coastal cottage in Beesands, South Devon. Beautifully designed to make the very most of its wonderful position on the coast, you'll find a luxurious interior and amazing sea views throughout. Three spacious bedrooms and loads of outdoor space means plenty of room, and it even has a cinema!
The Owl Barn is a luxurious stone-built barn conversion set amid beautiful countryside near Kimbolton in Herefordshire. The pet-friendly, single-storey cottage enjoys sumptuous countryside views and retains original features such as beams and stone walls, combined with contemporary sophistication.
This converted 17th century stone barn with a private, enclosed garden is located half a mile up a private drive on a working arable farm near the village of Docklow. It offers plenty of country walks with stunning unspoilt views.
Hearn Lodge sits on 12 acres of wildlife meadows and boasts beautiful views of the Somerset countryside. The detached rural cottage in Bishops Lydeard offers seclusion and beauty and rewards guests with a conservatory, a private garden, a log fire, a farmhouse kitchen and a blend of old and new.
7a Cathedral Green is a gorgeous Grade II listed cottage in Wells, Somerset, dating back to the 15th century. The elegant cottage boasts views of the cathedral and is ideally situated in England’s smallest city. It offers a lawned garden, sophisticated contemporary décor, sash windows & pastel hues.
Cornish seaside towns like St Ives are arguably some of the prettiest in the world, so when you discover a home that is within easy reach of the town but also has an exceptional view over the turquoise waters of Carbis Bay, you’ve found a real gem. Read more!
Axen Lodge sleeps 8 over 4 bedrooms. This large shooting lodge is located in Dorset with peaceful rural views in a secluded location, only a short walk to Symondsbury. This property accommodates a large garden with hot tub, trampoline and gas BBQ. Dogs are welcome.