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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Woodpeckers, Bradfield, Devon, England

1 bedroom Cottage, South Devon.

Perfect for romantic breaks of any kind, Woodpeckers is a wonderful wooden holiday lodge with a number of special features including a whirlpool bath, wood-burner and large hot tub, exclusively for couples this lovely rural retreat is set by a pond amongst the extensive woodlands of Woody Park.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £1050 to £1450 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 >

In and Out Country Cottage, Yorkshire Dales, Middleham, Yorkshire, England

1 bedroom Stone-Built Holiday Cottage, Near the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Utterly charming sleeps 2 romantic retreat in the village of Middleham with exposed stone-work, warming woodburning stove, exposed wooden beams and one double bedroom plus a location conveniently near to the Yorkshire Dales National Park, this is a great place for a couple to get away and spend quality time together.

Price range from £302 to £490 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 July 2016 to 14 August 2016; from 20 August 2016 to 03 September 2016; from 08 September 2016 to 10 September 2016;

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

Cart House Rural Retreat near Shrewsbury, Alberbury, Shropshire, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, Heart of England.

Light bright and airy barn conversion situated close to Shrewsbury, with one king-size double bedroom, this is a very comfortable rural retreat for a couple, the en-suite bathroom, warming woodburner and private outdoor hot tub help to make this a great place for a romantic break.

Special features: free internet access, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £387 to £563 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 June 2016 to 10 June 2016; from 08 July 2016 to 05 August 2016; from 11 August 2016 to 19 August 2016;

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

Mint Cottage, Lavenham, Suffolk, England

1 bedroom Cottage, East Anglia.

Experience 5 star standard accommodation at it’s best in this romantic and historic cottage retaining wonderful period features and an open log fire with a private patio area overlooking the stunning gardens and countryside beyond.

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


Late availability: from 03 June 2016 to 10 June 2016;

phone 01787 211 115 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 >

Elms Farm Cottage, Fleckney, Leicestershire, England

1 bedroom Cottage, East Midlands.

Ideal rural retreat cottage with garden room and garden views located on a welcoming Leicestershire working farm.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £230 to £270 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 13 June 2016 to 17 June 2016; from 22 August 2016 to 26 August 2016; from 10 October 2016 to 19 December 2016;

phone 0116 2402 238 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Shippon Cottage, Yorkshire Dales , Newton le willows, Yorkshire, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Yorkshire Dales - Wensleydale.

This stone built, detached cottage is set close to the village of Newton-le-Willows in the Yorkshire Dales and sleeps two people in one bedroom.

Price range from £249 to £435 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Late availability: from 29 May 2016 to 03 June 2016;

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

Old Forge Romantic Cottage, Bronte Country, Haworth, Yorkshire, England

1 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage, Yorkshire Dales - Bronte Country.

Charming one bedroom holiday cottage with an excellent location in the heart of Haworth, ideally situated for discovering Bronte Country and fantastic for couples looking to enjoy a romantic break in this part of Yorkshire, can accommodate up to 4 if need be.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £279 to £510 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 27 June 2016 to 08 July 2016; from 15 July 2016 to 22 July 2016; from 29 July 2016 to 12 August 2016;

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

Banfield Lodge, Loughor, Gower, Wales

1 bedroom Apartment, South Wales.

One bedroom dog-friendly holiday apartment for two with king-size bed and secure garden, ideal for romantic breaks and located just a short drive from the stunning Gower Peninsula and the Carmarthenshire coastline.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £250 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 30 May 2016 to 09 July 2016; from 16 July 2016 to 05 September 2016; from 15 September 2016 to 01 January 2017;

phone 01792 898038 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Springs Romantic Holiday Lodge, Ryde, Isle of Wight, England

1 bedroom Log Cabin, South of England - Isle of Wight.

Idyllic romantic retreat, perfect for two looking for a hideaway on the Isle of Wight, close to Ryde and benefitting from access to the owner’s outdoor heated swimming pool (available seasonally in certain summer months only).

Special features: free internet access, pool ().

Price range from £290 to £627 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 08 October 2016 to 17 June 2017; from 24 June 2017 to 15 July 2017;

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 02 July 2016 to 09 July 2016; from 16 July 2016 to 23 July 2016; from 30 July 2016 to 06 August 2016;

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

Ash Cottage, Carlisle, Cumbria, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Hadrian's Wall Country.

High quality romantic cottage for 2 in Cumbria, gold award winning, 5 star rated and with a super-king size bedroom, plus pet-friendly.

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

Price range from £476 to £766 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 31 May 2016 to 10 June 2016; from 14 June 2016 to 24 June 2016; from 01 July 2016 to 04 July 2016;

phone 01228 670615 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Shute Cottage Barn, Doddiscombsleigh, Devon, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion, South West.

Romantic retreat just for two nestled in generous gardens by the hills of the Teign Valley, just outside of Dartmoor National Park.

Price range from £300 to £450 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 01647 252316 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Signal Box Cottage in the Cairngorms, Newtonmore, Highland, Scotland

1 bedroom Unusual Holiday Cottage, Scottish Cairngorms.

Perfect for a unique holiday in Scotland, the Signal Box will appeal to those looking to stay somewhere unusual with its wonderful mountain views of the Cairngorms and countryside vistas, this fantastic property promises a holiday to remember.

Price range from £250 to £562 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 06 August 2016 to 13 August 2016; from 05 November 2016 to 19 November 2016; from 26 November 2016 to 03 December 2016;

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

Mill Cottage Braunston, Warwick, Warwickshire, England

1 bedroom Cottage, West Midlands.

This lovely cottage is perfect for a romantic retreat with its lovely large round bath and its location within the grounds of a historical windmill just adds to the romance.

Special features: free internet access, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £545 to £725 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 05 June 2016 to 06 June 2016; from 10 June 2016 to 13 June 2016; from 16 June 2016 to 17 June 2016;

phone 01788220178 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Corn Loft, Solva, Pembrokeshire, Wales

1 bedroom Stone-Built Cottage, Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

Absolutely stunning romantic retreat with exposed wooden beams situated in the rural hamlet of Middle Mill in the Solva Valley, just one mile from the seaside town of Solva and conveniently close to the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £320 to £445 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01458 274 767 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)


Late availability: from 30 May 2016 to 17 June 2016;

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

Oaklands Cottage, Wycoller, Lancashire, England

1 bedroom Rural Retreat, Yorkshire Dales and Bronte Country.

Idyllic 1 bedroom holiday cottage situated near to Wycoller, ideally based for discovering Bronte Country and the Yorkshire Dales National Park on days out.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £256 to £441 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 30 May 2016 to 01 June 2016; from 04 June 2016 to 06 June 2016; from 17 June 2016 to 18 June 2016;

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 16 July 2016 to 27 August 2016; from 10 September 2016 to 16 September 2016; from 23 September 2016 to 01 October 2016;

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

The Stables, Milford-on-Sea, Hampshire, England

1 bedroom Cottage, New Forest.

Comfortable one bedroom holiday home which usually sleeps 2 but is family-friendly and can also sleep two children with the sofa bed in the lounge, great base for exploring the New Forest and the Hampshire coast.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £200 to £400 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 30 May 2016 to 04 June 2016; from 09 July 2016 to 23 July 2016;

phone 01590 642830 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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