Short Breaks Cottages in England

Getting away for a short break in a self catering country cottage is a great idea at any time of year.  Take a look at the short breaks cottages in England below, these cottages advertise for short breaks.  Some cottages will be willing to take short break bookings at any time of year whereas others will welcome short break bookings only at certain times of year.  Click the link if you want to view short breaks cottages that welcome bookings at any time of year.

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The Green, Upton Cross, Cornwall, England

6 bedroom Cottage Complex, South West.

A collection of luxurious 5 star holiday cottages providing the ultimate Cornish escape, set in a private estate with magnificent grounds boasting orchards, a meadow and a lake with views of stunning unspoilt countryside and close to an array of beautiful golden beaches.

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

Price range from £230 to £2236 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 12 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 10
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 30 October 2014 to 31 October 2014; from 03 November 2014 to 07 November 2014; from 10 November 2014 to 28 November 2014;

phone 01579362253 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Ash Barton estate with pool, Braunton, Devon, England

11 bedroom Listed building, West Devon.

Fine country house set amongst glorious Devon countryside, this property has 11 bedrooms, large gardens, a games barn, indoor heated swimming pool and even has an old romantic chapel, overall, a perfect holiday home for special celebrations, large groups and family holidays.

Special features: free internet access, pool (located in the games barn next to main house with private shower and changing room. ), games room.

Price range from £4395 to £9995 per week
Sleeps from 10 to 35 people in 11 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 9
Pet Friendly: Yes (6 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 020 7603 3218 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Lavenham House, Lavenham, Suffolk, England

3 bedroom Historical Cottage, East Anglia.

Charming and characterful 3 bedroom historical cottage with wooden beams, a warming woodburning stove and a beautiful master bedroom with antique four poster bed plus a fantastic location in the heart of the very special historical village of Lavenham and views of the historical Guildhall.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £649 to £1031 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

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

Greetham Retreat Holiday Cottages, Horncastle, Louth, Lincolnshire, England

8 bedroom Cottage Complex, Lincolnshire Wolds.

Greetham Retreat offers five high quality cottages with stylish and luxury interiors and is set in more than 4 acres of naturally beautiful private grounds in the Lincolnshire Wolds with woodlands, wildlife meadows and outdoor seating.

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

Price range from £230 to £700 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 16 people in 8 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 7
Pet Friendly: Yes (6 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Special Offer: from 01 November 2014 to 19 December 2014; from 01 November 2014 to 19 December 2014; from 01 November 2014 to 19 December 2014;

phone 01507 588640 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Hideways Beach Cottage, East Anglia, Hunstanton, Norfolk, England

2 bedroom Cottage, East Anglia.

Good quality two bedroom holiday barn conversion with lovely vaulted ceilings and shared courtyard garden, located in the coastal town of Hunstanton.

Price range from £270 to £578 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 03 November 2014 to 14 November 2014; from 24 November 2014 to 29 December 2014; from 01 March 2015 to 20 March 2015;

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

Rosewaters Pet-Friendly Cottage, Near Stourport-on-Severn, Heart Of England, Astley burf, Worcestershire, England

3 bedroom Cottage, Heart of England.

One storey waterside cottage in Astley Burf Village, dog and family friendly with private garden and fishing area by river, 11 miles from fantastic 156 acre Bodenham Farm and Arboretum and a little further to Worcester Woods Country Park with its two nature reserves, ancient woodlands and meadows.

Price range from £404 to £823 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 7 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 01 November 2014 to 12 December 2014; from 29 December 2014 to 30 December 2014; from 02 January 2015 to 03 January 2015;

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

The Shack Dogs-welcome Cottage, Newquay, South West England , Mawgan Porth, Cornwall, England

3 bedroom Holiday Bungalow, Cornwall.

Secluded 3 bedroom holiday cottage with private garden, a hillside location and both countryside views and coastal views out over Mawgan Porth Beach.

Price range from £350 to £876 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 5 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 08 November 2014 to 22 December 2014; from 29 December 2014 to 14 February 2015; from 21 February 2015 to 28 March 2015;

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

Settlebeck Family Cottage, Cumbria & The Lake District , Sedbergh, Cumbria, England

2 bedroom Cottage, Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Lovely family friendly holiday cottage with stylish décor and high quality furnishings located just outside of Sedbergh within the Yorkshire Dales National Park, for a walking, cycling or wildlife watching holiday the Yorkshire Dales has plenty to recommend it.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £346 to £695 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 01 November 2014 to 28 November 2014; from 01 December 2014 to 20 December 2014;

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

Northfields House, Chichester, Sussex, England

14 bedroom Large Country House, South Downs.

Beautiful Edwardian Country House with fine period features, beautiful gardens, outdoor heated swimming pool, two tennis courts, two croquet lawns and a squash court, all in all a very special holiday home.

Special features: pool (in garden), tennis court, games room.

Price range from £ to £ per week
Sleeps from 1 to 28 people in 14 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 7
Pet Friendly: Yes
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01243 544478 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Fuzzy Orchard and Ham Bottom, Wellington, Somerset, England

6 bedroom Large Country House, West Country.

Located in tranquil countryside with commanding views across the valley, these luxurious holiday houses offer total privacy and boast a private hot tub, sauna, indoor heated pool, games room and large outdoor play equipment to keep the kids amused.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Exclusive use private of indoor heated pool), games room, outdoor hot tub, Gold Award Winning Cottage.

Price range from £1800 to £4800 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 12 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 6
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

phone 01823 665500 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Puffin Dogs-welcome Cottage, Northern England , Alnmouth, Northumberland, England

1 bedroom Cottage, Northumbria.

Romantic Northumbrian holiday home with modern and stylish interior which is also dog-friendly, located in rural Northumberland in a small village just outside of Alnmouth, Northumbria is ideal for exploring with your pet with long sandy beaches and ample National Parkland just waiting to be discovered.

Price range from £260 to £505 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 11 December 2014 to 22 December 2014; from 16 January 2015 to 23 January 2015; from 30 January 2015 to 13 February 2015;

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

Longcliffe Dogs-welcome Cottage, Cumbria & The Lake District, Beckermet, Cumbria, England

3 bedroom Cottage, The Lake District and Cumbria.

Lovely 3 bedroom rural retreat cottage where one pet dog is welcome, located just outside of the village of Beckermet, only around a mile from the coast and a similar distance to the stunning countryside, fells, lakes and mountains of the Lake District National Park.

Price range from £297 to £717 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 9 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)


Next availability: from 31 October 2014 to 29 December 2014; from 03 January 2015 to 19 June 2015; from 02 July 2015 to 04 September 2015;

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

Breamish Valley Cottages, Alnwick, Northumberland, England

3 bedroom Cottage, North east England.

Award winning holiday cottages with excellent leisure facilities nestled close to the Northumberland National Park and the Cheviot Hills.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Heated pool on-site - part of leisure complex), tennis court, games room, indoor hot tub.

Price range from £350 to £2085 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 8 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4 & 5 star)

phone 016655 78 263 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Darwin Forest Country Park, Matlock, Derbyshire, England

4 bedroom Cottage, Midlands.

One of the top holiday parks in England, this country park is made up of a collection of log cabins set in mature woodlands in Derbyshire's Peak District and has an excellent health and fitness centre with swimming pool, gym, sauna and steam room plus an indoor play area for children, a range of other activities are on offer too.

Special features: free internet access, pool (Swimming pool on site.), tennis court, games room, outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £280 to £1390 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 8 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

phone 01629 732428 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Presbytery, Stoke-by-Nayland, Suffolk, England

5 bedroom Unique Holiday Home, Constable Country.

Unique and characterful 5 bedroom holiday cottage in rural Suffolk set in half an acre of gardens and grasslands in the Dedham Vale.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £1260 to £2520 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 9 people in 5 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes (4 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 31 October 2014 to 28 November 2014; from 01 December 2014 to 22 December 2014; from 29 December 2014 to 06 February 2015;

phone 01206337459 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Jasmine Cottage, Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire, England

3 bedroom Cottage, West Country.

A traditional character cottage dating back to the 18th century with 4 star rated accommodation and private gardens in a rural location.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £399 to £799 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 01 November 2014 to 20 December 2014; from 03 January 2015 to 11 April 2015; from 18 April 2015 to 22 December 2015;

phone + 44(0)1380 888211 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Bagenham Farm Cottages, Bridgwater, Somerset, England

6 bedroom Bungalow, South West.

Two dog-friendly country cottages located on a farm in the beautiful Somerset Levels close to the Quantock and Blackdown Hills, these cottages benefit from access to a shared outdoor swimming pool (open in the summer months) and are in an excellent location for wildlife watching and visiting Exmoor Naitonal Park.

Price range from £230 to £560 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 12 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)

phone 018 2369 8166 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Granary Dogs-welcome Cottage, Cumbria & The Lake District, Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, England

2 bedroom Farmstay, The Lake District and Cumbria.

Close to picturesque hills and valleys, this 2 bedroom holiday cottage is well located for visiting both the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales.

Price range from £299 to £693 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 6 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)


Next availability: from 26 October 2014 to 27 October 2014;

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

Romantic Sleeps 2 Holiday Lodge, Lyne, Surrey, England

1 bedroom Holiday Lodge, South East.

Lovely holiday lodge on a small development of three holiday homes in rural Surrey, ideal for a special break away, usually sleeping 2 but additional fold out beds for children are available by arrangement and at extra cost.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £805 to £805 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Late availability: from 16 November 2014 to 20 December 2014;

phone emailClick here to email owner more info >

Allercott Cottages, Glastonbury, Somerset, England

2 bedroom self catering Cottage, Exmoor National Park.

Two delightful stone-built cottages located on a friendly working farm in Exmoor National Park, boasting valley and garden views and perfectly situated for discovering the best of Exmoor, both cottages are family-friendly and dog-friendly.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £180 to £600 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01984656262 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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