Cottage Holidays in Blackpool, Lancashire, England

Get away for a fun-filled self-catering seaside holiday to Blackpool.  This lively coastal town is one of the UK’s best known seaside resorts, with some of the town’s landmarks instantly recognisable to many Brits.

Facts about what Blackpool offers for Cottage Breaks

When holidaying in Blackpool, there really is plenty to keep you entertained for days on end, with lots of entertainment and attractions on offer within the town.  If taking more than just a short break though, there is plenty to discover more widely in Lancashire.


Top Things to See and Do on a Cottage Holiday in Blackpool

•    Blackpool is well known as a great destination for family fun.  Attractions bound to appeal to both the young and the old include Blackpool Zoo, Sandcastle Waterpark (Britain’s biggest indoor water park) and the Sea Life Centre.  Also sure to be a hit with the kids and teenagers are the fairground rides by the Pleasure Beach and the 4D cinema at Blackpool Tower.

•    Blackpool also offers plenty of restaurants, bars, theatres and shows so there should never be a dull moment.

•    Also not be missed within Blackpool is what some would describe as the town’s best attraction; its beautiful sandy beach.

•    For those keen to explore the nearby coastline, the Ribble Estuary National Nature Reserve is just 20 minutes’ drive from Blackpool in coastal Lancashire and is a great place to bird-watch.  

•    If you want to enjoy time in the countryside as well as by the coast, head for the lush greenery of the Forest of Bowland with its woodland trails and unspoilt scenery which is just over half an hour’s drive from Blackpool.

Find budget accommodation in Blackpool itself and stay in a good value apartment or townhouse or treat yourself to a stay in a countryside cottage close to Blackpool.

Featured Self catering country cottages near Blackpool, Lancashire, England:

Usherwoods Barn, Forest of Bowland, Tatham, Lancashire, England

3 bedroom Barn Conversion, Yorkshire Dales.

sleeps 2 - 6 guests
2 - 6
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 1 dog(s) welcome
5 star

Spacious family-friendly and dog-friendly holiday barn with wonderful countryside views out to the Three Peaks, close to the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Weekly Price from: £460
Next availability:
from 12 June to 19 June 20 from 26 June to 04 September 20

Spen Barn, Forest of Bowland, Tatham, Lancashire, England

5 bedroom Converted Barn, Yorkshire Dales.

sleeps 4 - 10 guests
4 - 10
5 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome
5 star

Searching for an idyllic rural retreat with a stylish interior which is well located for exploring both the greenery of the Forest of Bowland and the Yorkshire Dales National Park? If so this large 5 bedroom stone-built cottage could be perfect, set by a wooded valley and with beautifully styled accommodation this holiday barn sleeps up to 10 people plus 2 pet dogs.

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £801
Next availability:
from 03 April to 06 April 20 from 17 April to 22 May 20

Romantic Slaidburn Apartment, Slaidburn, Lancashire, England

1 bedroom Barn Conversion Apartment, Forest of Bowland.

sleeps 1 - 2 guests
1 - 2
1 bedrooms
1 bathrooms
no dogs allowed
4 star

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

Weekly Price from: £265

Briarcroft Fishery Lodge, Preston, Lancashire, England

2 bedroom Riverside Holiday Lodge, North West England.

sleeps 1 - 4 guests
1 - 4
2 bedrooms
1 bathrooms
dog-friendly cottage, 2 dog(s) welcome

Comfortable recently built timber holiday lodge with a fantastic setting right by the River Wyre, enjoy riverside walks, relaxing and fishing whilst enjoying a special holiday here (fishing is possible for two guests at nearby coarse fishing lakes).

Special features: free internet access.

Weekly Price from: £375

We have no cottages within Blackpool itself currently. However,the properties listed above are all within a 40 mile radius of Blackpool. For more options please take a look at our search assistant or to widen your search, why not take a look at available Last Minute Cottages in England