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.
Memory House is probably the most prestigious house in Woolacombe, enjoying uninterrupted views of Woolacombe beach across to Putsburough. The large ground to ceiling windows across the entire ground floor means you can watch the surfers over breakfast or the sun setting over the sea in the evening
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.
Set in the heart of Goodleigh village, Magnolia View Cottage is a 17th century traditional Devon longhouse, lovingly converted and recently refurbished to offer dog and child-friendly high-quality self-catering accommodation in a wonderfully tranquil rural setting, yet close to the coast.
Luxury meets peaceful isolation at the wonderful Glenuaig Lodge, a dog friendly, large and truly remote four bedroom self catering cottage sleeping 8 guests set in the heart of the Glencarron Estate near Strathcarron. The Lodge enjoys beautiful views and is accessible by 4-wheel drive vehicles.
Chideock Cottage is a well-equipped holiday cottage which is available all-year-round. Situated in the village of Chideock with stunning views of the hills and just a 20 minute walk to the beach at Seatown. Lovely foodie pub just over the road too!
An 18th Century barn conversion with hot tub is set in an acre of gardens in the rural village of Thorndon, Suffolk. This large holiday home offers spacious living for up to 10 guests with a large dining room, vast inglenook fireplace, 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a well-equipped farmhouse kitchen.
A fabulously relaxing home, Inglewood Cottage provides for a family friendly holiday sleeping 2-6 guests in a stunning Hampshire location on the south coast. The pet friendly cottage is on a quiet road in New Milton a few miles to the New Forest and just over one to the beach at Barton on Sea.
The Cotswold Cedar is a sophisticated romantic cottage set on the grounds of a 16th-century house near Painswick in Gloucestershire. The Cotswold stone cottage is gorgeously presented and offers a pleasant sun-trap garden & furnished deck, plus bi-fold doors & open-plan spaces promising rela...
Moore Cottage is a spacious modern cottage in the popular destination of Bourton-on-the-Water in Gloucestershire. The pet-friendly cottage offers access to the Cotswolds and features a generous lawned garden, expansive rooms with contemporary comforts, and the chance to truly relax and unwind.
Thatchers Cottage, sleeping up to six, is one of seven Devon cottages at Muddlebridge House, near Barnstaple. With an indoor swimming pool and two-acre garden, it is ideally situated for surfing, cycling, golf and fishing. Pets welcome.
Ascension is a superbly ornate romantic suite inside a Victorian villa, situated in the heart of Cardiff. The décor includes antiques, elegant décor and international souvenirs, and the grand four-poster bed hints at royalty. A bay window captures the view and plush leather sofas invite relaxation.
Lower Norton Farmhouse is a luxurious rural cottage boasting seclusion and wonderful views near Dartmouth in Devon. The pet-friendly, stone-built cottage is surrounded by lush countryside and promises a spacious landscaped garden plus a sunlit conservatory, open-plan design, elegance and log fires.
On the North Foreland Lighthouse site above Broadstairs, this delightful cottage features entrance hall, fully fitted kitchen, sitting room, dining room, bathroom, double bedroom and single bedroom with full size bed and comfortable pull-out bed.
Botloes Cottage is a beautiful wooden clad cottage surrounded by lush green fields on Botloes Farm in Newent, Gloucestershire. The romantic cottage offers seclusion & sophistication and promises couples a log fire, exposed beams, a copper bath, an Aga stove and a beautiful garden with lovely vie...
Picture This is a luxurious rural cottage set on the grounds of Pembroke Farm near Slip End in Hertfordshire. The idyllic setting ensures relaxation & the manicured gardens are a delightful space to dine & unwind. The farmhouse style-kitchen typifies the successful blend of tradition and modernity.
Situated deep in the heart of Exmoor National Park on the outskirts of the riverside village of Exford, Somerset, you’ll find Greenslades, a large child-friendly cottage offering gorgeous countryside views, four bedrooms (two en-suite), beamed ceilings, and two wood-burner stoves.
A lovely home just a short drive from Truro. Set within The Valley resort this property ticks all the boxes for a stylish retreat that's close to some fantastic amenities. Enjoy alfresco dining on your private patio or take a stroll through the beautiful surrounding woodland; the perfect getaway.
Set within 36 acres of West Cornwall countryside within a Nature Conservation area, this beautiful cottage is surrounded by idyllic scenery and fantastic walks. Within just a short distance of St Ives and Porthleven the cottage sleeps six guests, is pet friendly, and makes the perfect family retreat
The Diary in Combe Martin blends country charm with sophistication. The attractive stone-built cottage accommodates pets and boasts a lovely garden, vaulted, beamed ceilings, contemporary chic, a jacuzzi, open-plan design, light-filled spaces and a log fire, plus access to the coast of North Devon.
Spectacular views of Treyarnon Bay greet guests at Trewalder, a stunning coastal cottage on the Cornish coast. The pet-friendly cottage sits above the beautiful beach and the gorgeous gardens catch the sea breeze, while the interior boasts ample windows, contemporary elegance and a wood burner.
Rockridge House near Porthcurno is a perfect location for group getaways and offers ocean views from its multiple outdoor entertaining areas. The pet-friendly Cornish cottage offers spacious modern rooms as well as a sun-drenched conservatory and is moments from beautiful sandy beaches.
The Hideaway, Lakeside, sits on the shores of Windermere lake, just a stone's throw from the water. With lake views, this luxury cottage is a stunning retreat.
Comraich (Gaelic for sanctuary and protection) is a well-furnished and homely wooden holiday let sleeping 6, with every self-catering amenity a family can enjoy. Situated on a remote rural hillside behind the village of Kilchoan, it has wonderful sea views over to the Isle of Mull. Pets welcome.