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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Parma Violet Apartment near the Yorkshire Dales and Lake District, Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, England

2 bedroom Georgian Holiday Apartment, Near the Yorkshire Dales and Lake District National Park.

With a sweet sounding name, Parma Violet with its stylish interior and location right in the centre of Kirkby Lonsdale, could be a great place to stay for those who want pubs, shops and restaurants just a short walk away, plus the added benefit of having the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the Lake District National Park within easy reach for days out.

Price range from £344 to £692 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 29 July 2016 to 05 August 2016; from 12 August 2016 to 30 September 2016; from 07 October 2016 to 02 December 2016;

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

Swallows Manor, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, England

8 bedroom Cottage, The Blackmore Vale.

Wonderful 8 bedroom mansion house with private indoor heated swimming pool and games room, ideal for large families or big groups.

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

Price range from £1600 to £3500 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 19 people in 8 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes (6 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01747811243 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Holemoor Stables, Chard, Somerset, England

9 bedroom Large Country House, South West of England.

Luxurious and very spacious large holiday house with a contemporary feel, only 25 minutes away from the stunning Jurassic Coast with private indoor pool, games room and magnificent views over the surrounding countryside.

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

Price range from £1995 to £5225 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 18 people in 9 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 9
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

phone 01823 665500 emailClick here to email owner more info >

River Wye Lodge, Lydbrook, Gloucestershire, England

11 bedroom Large Holiday House with River Views, Forest of Dean.

Searching for a large holiday house for a big group getaway? This 11 bedroom holiday house sleeps up to 24 and with river views, a pet-friendly policy, a warm bubbly hot tub and a games room has plenty to offer large groups, including a lovely setting by the River Wye in the Wye Valley, right next to the lush greenery of the Forest of Dean.

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

Price range from £2450 to £3750 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 24 people in 11 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 11
Pet Friendly: Yes (3 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01600 772929 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Old Barn, Little Quebb Cottages, Eardisley, Herefordshire, England

3 bedroom Barn Conversion, Shires.

Beautiful 3 bedroom rural retreat which is both dog-friendly and family-friendly and benefits from exposed wooden beams, a wood burning stove and a high quality interior.

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

Price range from £525 to £630 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 5 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 31 July 2016 to 04 August 2016; from 27 August 2016 to 02 September 2016; from 05 September 2016 to 16 September 2016;

phone 01544 327 121 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Woodpecker Cottage, Garstang, Lancashire, England

6 bedroom Stone-built Cottage, North England.

Fabulous large country holiday home with 6 bedrooms (5 of which have en-suite facilities) nestled by a 7 acre field with panroamic countryside views out towards the coast, this is a very special holiday home which is well located for visiting the Forest of Bowland, the Lake District National Park and the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

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

Price range from £2000 to £3450 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 15 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 5
Pet Friendly: Yes (1 dog welcome)
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 29 July 2016 to 31 July 2016; from 14 August 2016 to 19 August 2016; from 22 August 2016 to 26 August 2016;

phone 01995 600918 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Yew Tree Holiday Lodge, White Cross Bay, Cumbria, England

3 bedroom Wooden Holiday Chalet, Lake District National Park.

Nestled next to trees and woodlands within a holiday lodge park is this very comfortable 3 bedroom dog-friendly wooden lodge, with an indoor swimming pool, sauna and gym on site, this is a great place to relax and is conveniently situated close to Lake Windermere, Windermere and Bowness-on-Windermere in the Lake District National Park.

Special features: free internet access, pool ().

Price range from £377 to £818 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 5 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (3)


Next availability: from 09 September 2016 to 12 September 2016; from 30 September 2016 to 22 October 2016; from 29 October 2016 to 18 November 2016;

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

Court Barn at Shelley Farm Barns, Shelley, Suffolk, England

3 bedroom Holiday Barn, Constable Country.

Court Barn is one of the charming barn conversions at Shelley Priory Barns, which are set in a wonderful rural location with plenty of walks right from the door and enjoy access to an outdoor swimming pool and full size tennis courts.

Special features: free internet access, pool (shared use of swimming pool), tennis court.

Price range from £1500 to £1800 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01206 337470 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Piggeries, Garstang, Lancashire, England

4 bedroom Barn Conversion, North England.

Impressive 4 bedroom holiday cottage with outstanding views out across the countryside toward the Cumbrian coast, 5 star and gold-award winning for when only the very best will do.

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

Price range from £1650 to £2750 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 9 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 4
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 29 July 2016 to 01 August 2016; from 04 August 2016 to 05 August 2016; from 19 August 2016 to 21 August 2016;

phone 01995 600918 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Bousdale Mill House, Great ayton, Yorkshire, England

3 bedroom Country House, North York Moors National Park.

Originally a mill house, this fantastic North York Moors rural retreat with its superb countryside views and high quality interior is a real treat, sleeping up to 6 in 3 bedrooms this could be a perfect base for enjoying and discovering some of the best of the Yorkshire Dales National Park on a break away.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £539 to £927 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)


Next availability: from 30 September 2016 to 07 October 2016; from 21 October 2016 to 28 October 2016;

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

The Cottage Family Cottage, East Anglia, Grafham, Cambridgeshire, England

3 bedroom Cottage, East Anglia.

Superb 3 bedroom holiday cottage with stylish and modern interior and private garden, located on a caravan holiday park close to Grafham Water in Cambridgeshire and enjoying access to excellent shared leisure facillities which include an open air heated swimming pool and children's play area.

Price range from £332 to £819 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 03 August 2016 to 06 August 2016; from 24 September 2016 to 08 October 2016; from 15 October 2016 to 17 December 2016;

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

Deluxe Dream Lodge - Elm Farm Country Park, Thorpe le Soken, Essex, England

2 bedroom lodge, Essex Coast.

Family-friendly holiday lodges offering high quality accommodation on a tranquil holiday park in the Essex countryside, just a short drive from the Essex coast.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £314 to £1525 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

phone 0844 414 8080 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Kitty's Loft Self-catering Cottage, Godshill, South Coast , Godshill, Isle of Wight, England

2 bedroom Cottage, South Coast.

This delightful self-catering coastal cottage is set in an idyllic location at the foot of St Catherine's Down on the Isle of Wight.

Price range from £301 to £759 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 03 September 2016 to 17 September 2016; from 24 September 2016 to 01 October 2016; from 08 October 2016 to 22 October 2016;

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

Private Rural Lodge, Wrackleford Estate, Stratton, Dorset, England

5 bedroom Large Country House, South Coast.

An ideal country retreat, this holiday lodge enjoys a fantastic rural setting high within the Dorset Downs and offers characterful accommodation along with fishing on the River Frome nearby.

Special features: free internet access, games room.

Price range from £1100 to £1800 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 9 people in 5 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01305 264 141 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Granary, Dunster, Somerset, England

8 bedroom Barn Conversion, West Country.

Idyllic, gold award winning, 5 star rated barn conversion with lawned gardens and relaxing hot tub, situated within a valley in Exmoor National Park, close to the Brendon Hills.

Special features: free internet access, pool (garden), outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £1800 to £3500 per week
Sleeps from 8 to 16 people in 8 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 8
Pet Friendly: No
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5star with gold award)

phone 01984 640920 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Studio- Self-Catering Apartment, Little Gaddesden, Hertfordshire, England

1 bedroom Apartment, Home Counties.

High quality studio apartment nestled in Ashridge Forest close to Little Gaddesden, play golf nearby, enjoy relaxing walks through Ashridge Forest as well as deer watching and enjoy discovering the outstanding beauty of the Chiltern Hills and the charming villages and towns that help make this part of the country so very special.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £400 to £560 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed

phone 01442 843664 emailClick here to email owner more info >

The Coach House, Earlswood, Warwickshire, England

2 bedroom Barn Conversion, Heart of England.

Beautiful 2 bedroom rural retreat with wooden beams, own garden and ample rustic charm in a great location for discovering Warwick and Shakespeare's Country close by.

Special features: free internet access.

Price range from £300 to £570 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: No
Rating: Not assessed


Next availability: from 13 August 2016 to 21 August 2016; from 01 September 2016 to 08 November 2016; from 15 November 2016 to 13 December 2016;

phone 01564 700042 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Deluxe Dream Lodge - Lazy Otter Meadows, Stretham, Cambridgeshire, England

2 bedroom Luxury Lodge, Cambridgeshire.

Extra special holiday lodges with luxurious features, benefiting from either a hot tub, sauna or roof top terrace, ask for your chosen type of holiday lodge when booking, all located on a development of holiday lodges by the River Ouse, conveniently close to beautiful Ely in Cambridgeshire.

Special features: outdoor hot tub.

Price range from £324 to £1545 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (5)

phone 0844 414 8080 emailClick here to email owner more info >

Gressingham Lodge, South lakeland leisure village, Cumbria, England

3 bedroom Wooden Self-Catering Lodge, Near the Forest of Bowland and Arnside and Silverdale AONB.

Modern and stylish log cabin set very close to the lake at South Lakeland Leisure Village in Lancashire, pet-friendly, this 3 bedroom holiday lodge is a great place for all of the family with leisure facilities on site including an indoor swimming pool, steam room and gym (extra charges apply), conveniently close to both the Forest of Bowland and the Arnside and Silverdale AONB.

Special features: free internet access, pool ().

Price range from £399 to £867 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality Rating: ratingratingratingratingrating (4)


Next availability: from 02 September 2016 to 16 September 2016; from 23 September 2016 to 30 December 2016; from 03 January 2017 to 28 April 2017;

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

Holly Lodge at Holly Beds Farm, Upton upon Severn, Worcestershire, England

3 bedroom Pine Lodge, Heart of England.

Four star rated three bedroom log cabin located on a working farm in Worcestershire, with views over the Severn Valley and the Malvern Hills, dog-friendly and family-friendly and ideal for getting away from it all.

Price range from £340 to £600 per week
Sleeps from 6 to 8 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes (2 dogs welcome)
Rating: Not assessed


Late availability: from 28 July 2016 to 30 July 2016;

phone 01684 592877 emailClick here to email owner more info >

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