Romantic cottages for 2 for self catering short breaks

If you have just a few days to get away from it all on a romantic self catering short break, you will be looking for a romantic short break cottage.  Everyone has different ideas about romance and what makes for a romantic break, but we hope you enjoy browsing through the details of the below to find something that lights your fire so to speak.  Remember that chocolates, flowers and champagne never go amiss when it comes to creating that right romantic atmosphere.

The romantic cottages shown below all sleep 2 and welcome short break bookings - although some will only accept short break bookings at certain times of year.  Many romantic cottages will stipulate a minimum 3 night stay.  Get in touch with cottage owners or agencies to find out more.

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Ty Camlad Barn, Shropshire Hills, Church Stoke, Powys, Wales

1 bedroom Holiday Barn, Mid Wales.

Stunning high quality one bedroom holiday barn with an idyllic rural location close to Churchstoke, with a super-king size bed and a beautiful interior, this is an ideal romantic hideaway for a couple looking to get away from it all in English/Welsh border country.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £285 to £475 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 05 March 2017 to 11 March 2017; from 23 March 2017 to 07 April 2017; from 19 May 2017 to 02 June 2017;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Stapledon Lodge Dogs-welcome Cottage, South West England , East Anstey, Devon, England

1 bedroom Cottage, West Country.

Attractive light and bright 1 bedroom holiday apartment with one romantic bedroom with a king-size bed, situated close to Exmoor National Park.

Price range from £272 to £598 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 04 March 2017 to 17 March 2017; from 19 March 2017 to 25 March 2017; from 08 April 2017 to 14 April 2017;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Roach Rest, Doddington, Lincolnshire, England

1 bedroom Farmstay, East Midlands.

This 1 bedroom holiday cottage is located on a lovely working farm which boasts fishing lakes as well as a large indoor heated swimming pool, many of Lincolnshire’s best sights are within easy reach for day trips.

Special features: pool (Within Grounds).

Price range from £202 to £416 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01522 703406 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Stable cottage, Portesham, Dorset, England

1 bedroom Rural Retreat, West Country.

Book a rural retreat break at this lovely Dorset romantic barn conversion, conveniently located on a working farm, close to idyllic countryside and the Jurassic Coast, this property is both dog-friendly and horse-friendly.

Price range from £325 to £450 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 15 July 2017 to 28 July 2017; from 05 August 2017 to 30 September 2017;

phone 01305 871780 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Garden Flat Dogs-welcome Holiday Home, South West England , Mevagissey, Cornwall, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Cornwall.

The Lost Gardens of Heligan are virtually on the doorstep of this lovely Cornish holiday apartment with garden, enjoying a bird's eye view of harbour, just 6 miles to both the Eden Project and to Caerhays Castle's beautiful Magnolias.

Price range from £255 to £550 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)


Next availability: from 01 March 2017 to 04 March 2017; from 07 March 2017 to 18 March 2017; from 01 April 2017 to 29 April 2017;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Clonleason Gate Lodge, Fordstown, Meath, Ireland

1 bedroom Lodge, Boyne Valley in Southern Ireland.

A luxury one bedroom holiday cottage nestled in the heart of the Boyne valley and surrounded by beautiful parkland with a pretty garden running down to the edge of a stream and stunning lake and forest walks all accessible from your doorstep.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £435 to £435 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Special Offer: from 06 March 2017 to 10 March 2017;
Late availability: from 06 April 2017 to 13 April 2017;

phone 00353 46 9434111 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Old Rectory Cottages, Bungay, Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Cottage, East Anglia.

A stunning collection of four 4 star rated and gold award winning self-catering cottages located amongst Suffolk's farmlands close to the Norfolk border, highly rated and nestled amongst rolling countryside, Old Rectory Cottages at Flixton are ideal rural retreats.

Special features: free internet access, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Price range from £320 to £535 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)

phone 01986893133 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Retreat Barn Conversion, Hollington, Derbyshire, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, Midlands.

A lovely barn conversion for couples near Ashbourne in Derbyshire, nicely situated to explore the Peak District National Park; a king-size bed for comfort, WiFi Broadband and your own charming garden with a patio.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £278 to £512 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 02 March 2017 to 03 March 2017; from 17 March 2017 to 19 March 2017; from 24 March 2017 to 31 March 2017;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Stables, Great Maplestead, Essex, England

1 bedroom Rural Retreat, East Anglia.

High quality one bedroom holiday cottage with idyllic garden and a fantastic rural setting close to naturally beautiful countryside near Castle Hedingham in Essex, with a king-size bed this is an ideal property for a tranquil romantic break.

Price range from £222 to £598.50 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)

phone 01787 211 115 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Byre Country Cottage, Malvern Hills, Upton upon Severn, Worcestershire, England

1 bedroom Holiday Lodge, Heart of England.

Cosy country cottage with 1 king-size double bedroom, ideal for a couple looking to enjoy a break in tranquil Worcestershire with their dog, enjoy staying close to Upton upon Severn, with the added benefit of access to some excellent shared leisure facilities on site including an indoor heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, area for relaxation and games room with pool table and table tennis.

Special features: free internet access, pool (), games room.

Price range from £292 to £481 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 01 March 2017 to 03 March 2017; from 06 March 2017 to 12 March 2017; from 24 March 2017 to 27 April 2017;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Garden Couple's Cottage, Great Torrington, Devon, England

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat, West Country.

Idyllic rural retreat, perfect for two people, set next to beautiful gardens and tranquil Devon countryside, this couple's cottage features a bright, light and airy interior and is just half an hour's drive from the golden beaches of the North Devon coast and within an hour's drive of both Exmoor National Park and Dartmoor National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £295 to £475 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 03 March 2017 to 19 May 2017; from 26 May 2017 to 09 June 2017; from 30 June 2017 to 01 July 2017;

phone 01271 321941 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Queenies Cottage, Snape, Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Aldeburgh.

Luxurious and romantic cottage for two with lavish antique furnishings and a cosy log burning stove with the benefit of direct access to a beautiful nature reserve leading to forests, beach and lakes.

Price range from £399 to £639 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01787 211 115 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Tackroom, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, Galloway South West Scotland.

Get away from it all with a break at this charming Scottish country cottage, with one double bedroom, this property is ideal for a couple looking to enjoy a relaxing break in a tranquil part of Dumfries and Galloway.

Price range from £285 to £455 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 01 March 2017 to 15 May 2017; from 20 May 2017 to 29 May 2017; from 01 June 2017 to 01 July 2017;

phone 01671 404085 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Cope Cottage, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat, Cotswolds.

Truly romantic, this beautifully presented 1 bedroom holiday cottage could be the perfect place to whisk your partner off to, set within the Bruern Cottages development in the idyllic Cotswolds close to Chipping Norton and benefitting from access to some superb shared leisure facilities including an indoor heated swimming pool.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Shared heated indoor swimming pool at Bruern Holiday Cottages.), games room, Gold Award Winning Cottage, Silver Award Winning Cottage.

Price range from £840 to £2184 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 05 March 2017 to 10 March 2017; from 12 March 2017 to 14 March 2017; from 16 March 2017 to 03 April 2017;

phone 01993 830415 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Starfish Dogs-welcome Cottage, Central Scotland , Salen, Argyll and Bute, Scotland

1 bedroom Cottage, Scotland.

One bedroom Isle of Mull holiday cottage with wooden four poster bed, positioned on a hillside with fantastic views over the Sound of Mull, ideal holiday home for those looking to get away from it all and enjoy a romantic break in a tranquil naturally beautiful area of Scotland.

Price range from £285 to £596 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Loft Romantic Rural Retreat, Peak District, Ashover, Derbyshire, England

1 bedroom , Peak District National Park.

Idyllic romantic rural retreat with a stylish interior and warm bubbly outdoor hot tub, fantastic for a special treat and situated conveniently close to the Peak District National Park, pet-friendly property.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £290 to £515 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Coombe Barn Holiday Cottages, Bath, Somerset, England

1 bedroom Bungalow, South West.

A collection of comfortable barn conversions with wonderful views towards the nearby countryside and rolling hills situated on a working sheep farm in the West Country.

Price range from £310 to £395 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Late availability: from 28 February 2017 to 27 March 2017;

phone 01225 448 757 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Mistletoe Cottage for 2 with woodburner, Sibton Green , Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Cottage, East Anglia.

Nestled in peaceful and pretty gardens, this 18th century cottage with exposed beams, a traditional wood burner and private patio with BBQ is the perfect cosy retreat.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £250 to £385 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 11 March 2017 to 13 March 2017; from 17 March 2017 to 01 April 2017; from 15 April 2017 to 22 April 2017;

phone 07711526252 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Rowan Holiday Yurt near the Peak District National Park, Hepworth, Yorkshire, England

1 bedroom Glamping Accommodation, Yorkshire Dales.

Why not try something exciting and different on a romantic holiday in Yorkshire this year with a stay in a holiday yurt? Go glamping in this high quality canopied holiday home, with the added luxury of a private hot tub and a lovely rural setting, this really is glamping at its very best.

Special features: pool (), outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £370 to £560 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 01 March 2017 to 02 March 2017; from 06 March 2017 to 09 March 2017; from 29 March 2017 to 30 March 2017;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Romantic Slaidburn Apartment, Slaidburn, Lancashire, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion Apartment, Forest of Bowland.

Romantic rural holiday apartment with valley views, set within the beautiful Forest of Bowland.

Price range from £265 to £450 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 01 March 2017 to 03 March 2017; from 06 March 2017 to 21 April 2017; from 24 April 2017 to 05 May 2017;

phone 01244 500 540 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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