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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The Bungalow, Bentley, Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Bungalow, East Anglia.

One bedroom holiday bungalow set within the owner’s extensive grounds and featuring access to beautiful gardens, fishing lakes and an outdoor swimming pool (pool available in summer months only), set within the Suffolk countryside close to the coast.

Special features: pool ().

Price range from £236 to £468 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 03 September 2016 to 10 September 2016; from 22 October 2016 to 03 December 2016;

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

Pickle Country Cottage, Hutton Roof, Carnforth, Cumbria, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, The Lake District and Cumbria.

Delightful 1 bedroom rural retreat set next to gorgeous countryside within easy reach of the Lake District National Park and Yorkshire Dales National Park for days out.

Price range from £275 to £511 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 01 October 2016 to 15 October 2016;

phone 01244 500 540 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


Late availability: from 30 September 2016 to 04 October 2016;

phone 01305 871780 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Lakeside Yurt Dogs-welcome Cottage, Cotswolds , Beckford, Worcestershire, England

1 bedroom Yurt, Heart of England.

Ever stayed in a Yurt? Here is the opportunity to experience a stay in a unique self-catering yurt for two people beside a fishing lake in Beckford in a good location for sightseeing in the Cotswolds and Worcestershire; one pet dog is also welcome.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £230 to £410 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 12 September 2016 to 13 September 2016; from 26 October 2016 to 28 October 2016; from 31 October 2016 to 01 November 2016;

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

Chaffinch Romantic Lodge with Private Hot Tub, Woodbridge, Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Log Cabin, Suffolk Countryside.

Looking for a special holiday lodge for a romantic break in Suffolk? This superb one bedroom lodge is perfect for couples and whether for a special occasion like an anniversary, a mini-moon or just to treat the one you love to a loved-up break away, this beautiful log cabin with its king-size bed, bathroom with double ended bath and warm bubbly private hot tub is ideal for two.

Special features: free internet access, pool (There is a shared covered heated swimming pool on site (available from Easter to October).), outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £442 to £792 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 28 October 2016 to 31 October 2016; from 14 November 2016 to 18 November 2016; from 28 November 2016 to 19 December 2016;

phone 01728 685338 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Borleymere Shepherds Hut, Long Melford, Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Shepherds Hut, East Anglia.

Get back to nature with a stay at Borleymere Shepherds Hut in Suffolk and appreciate the tranquil meadow setting with views over nearby woodlands.

Price range from £499 to £688 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)

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

Nant Hall Romantic Retreat, Taynuilt, Argyll and Bute, Scotland

1 bedroom , Argyll & The Isles.

Unique romantic holiday cottage with one bedroom, spacious interior and attractive gardens, set next to stunning countryside and close to Oban, could be ideal for a couple looking to discover some of the best of the West Coast of Scotland.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £303 to £503 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 23 September 2016 to 24 September 2016; from 24 February 2017 to 03 March 2017; from 10 March 2017 to 31 March 2017;

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

Romantic Retreat at Gavinburn Cottages, Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland

1 bedroom Romantic Retreat, Central Scotland.

Escape and treat the one you love to a romantic break at this high quality couple's cottage next to the Kilpatrick Hills and within walking distance of the Forth and Clyde Canal, this is a fantastic high quality romantic retreat just 15 minutes' car ride from the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park and a mere 30 minutes' train ride from Glasgow.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £390 to £470 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01389 841815 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Penny Cottage, Lavenham, Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Cottage, East Anglia.

Luxurious 5 star standard 16th century cottage with a whole host of wonderful period features and beautiful antique furnishings set in Lavenham, one of Suffolk's finest historical villages.

Price range from £487 to £735 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed

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

The Cow Byre Countryside Cottage, Cumbria & The Lake District , Barras, Cumbria, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Northern England.

This stone built semi-detached cottage is attached to the owners' farmhouse, set in the hamlet of Barra, close to the town of Kirkby Stephen and sleeps two people.

Price range from £249 to £453 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 26 September 2016 to 28 October 2016; from 06 November 2016 to 11 November 2016; from 18 November 2016 to 21 March 2017;

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

The Pump House, Wantage, Oxfordshire, England

1 bedroom Cottage, North Wessex Downs.

Located within the North Wessex Downs AONB on a farm in the Berkshire Downs, this lovely rural retreat is perfect for romantic breaks and is nestled amongst tranquil countryside.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £300 to £550 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 01488 638225 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Cider Mill Country Cottage, Westhope , Herefordshire, England

1 bedroom Grade II Listed Barn Conversion, Heart of England.

Idyllic sleeps two rural retreat with exposed wooden beams and stylish interior, situated by apple orchards in the village of Westhope close to both Leominster and Hereford, with one romantic bedroom with a super king-size double bedroom, this cottage is ideal for a couple.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £306 to £538 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 03 October 2016 to 07 October 2016; from 11 October 2016 to 14 October 2016; from 28 October 2016 to 04 November 2016;

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

Garden Cottage, Peak District, Kirk Ireton, Derbyshire, England

1 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage, Peak District.

Delightful one bedroom rural retreat featuring neutral calming tones and a very comfortable interior, ideal for a couple looking to enjoy a tranquil romantic break nestled by the beautiful Derbyshire rolling countryside and within the Peak District National Park.

Price range from £310 to £533 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 29 August 2016 to 31 August 2016; from 10 September 2016 to 11 September 2016; from 08 October 2016 to 15 October 2016;

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

Shepherd's Hut Rural Retreat, Leighton, Heart of England, Leighton, Shropshire, England

1 bedroom Shepherd's Hut, Shropshire Hills.

This Shepherd's Hut is a fantastic rural retreat for 2 and is located close to Ironbridge and some of the best of Shropshire, go on, do something different this year .

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £245 to £372 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No (1 dog welcome)
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 29 August 2016 to 03 September 2016; from 05 September 2016 to 10 September 2016; from 11 September 2016 to 24 September 2016;

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

Woodpecker Loft Dogs-welcome Cottage near Exmoor National Park, East Anstey, Devon, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Devon.

This second floor holiday lodge apartment is set in the grounds of the Knapp House estate on the edge of the village of East Anstey, close to the town of Dulverton and sleeps two people in one bedroom.

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 03 September 2016 to 05 September 2016;

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

Woodend Bothy, Ulpha, Cumbria, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Lake District National Park.

Situated in the Lake District National Park in Cumbria on a large farm estate, this unique stone-built cottage for two is comfortably furnished with a traditional and cosy feel and has a wood burning stove and lovely enclosed garden with the use of a neighbouring field.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £300 to £520 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)

phone 0800 772 3101 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Kingfishers, Cullompton, Devon, England

1 bedroom Pine Lodge, South Devon.

One bedroom wooden holiday cabin with hot tub, hidden away on its own private island, reached by a footbridge and boasting inspirational lake and garden views, perfect for romantic breaks or special celebrations such as honeymoons or anniversaries.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £1250 to £1650 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

phone 01884 216599 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 £290 to £380 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Late availability: from 26 August 2016 to 23 September 2016;

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

Quayside Cottage for Two, Conwy, Conwy, Wales

1 bedroom Harbourside Cottage, North Wales and Cheshire.

With views over Conwy's harbour and marina and a location along the town's quayside, this holiday home offers an excellent location and lovely views and sleeps 2, making it ideal for romantic breaks, what's more it's pet-friendly so your pet pooch can come too.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £299 to £599 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 21 October 2016 to 28 October 2016; from 04 November 2016 to 26 May 2017; from 02 June 2017 to 07 July 2017;

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

Sunridge Luxury Ecopod, Yealmpton, Devon, England

1 bedroom Unique Self-Catering Eco Pod, West Country.

Surprise your partner with a romantic break away in this stylish sleeps 2 Ecopod, with its luxurious interior and an excellent location nestled by greenery close to Yealmpton and just 15 minutes' drive from the coast, this could be the perfect place for a loved-up break to remember.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Price range from £595 to £995 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed


Special Offer: from 26 August 2016 to 27 August 2016; from 27 August 2016 to 03 September 2016;

phone 01752 216645 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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