Last Minute Holiday Cottage Breaks in the UK

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Borders
Eden Hideaway

Eden Hideaway - Borders
Available From 05.05.2021 to 07.05.2021
Price range from £890 to £1400 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No
Quality rating: 4
2 nights £550, (only 2 nights in May) Eden Hideaway, a luxurious chalet, enjoys wonderful views and peace and quiet 4 miles from the lovely market town of Kelso. Enjoy lovely walks on our organic farm, follow the meandering River Eden to the River Tweed. Eden Hideaway is very special place to stay with a wood fired hot tub, smart T.V. and swing seats or book a massage. Visit Floors Castle, enjoy retail therapy in Kelso and Melrose with their unique shops, Main street trading book shop in St. Boswells, walk the walls in Berwick upon Tweed.
phone 01573 225028    07789220468

Dorset
Stonebank Annexe, Chickerell

Stonebank Annexe, Chickerell - Dorset
Available From 24.04.2021 to 08.05.2021
Price range from £360 to £630 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality rating: 4
We hope to be open again by April and it's an ideal time to make plans to visit Dorset to enjoy the coast and countryside of this delightful county. Our first availability at the moment moment is 24th April but do check our website for up to date information. Due to illness we have the week 29th May available. Contact us soon to reserve a break in our holiday home and have a relaxing time.
phone +44(0)1305 760 120   

Dorset
Stable cottage

Stable cottage - Dorset
Available From 04.05.2021 to 08.05.2021
Price range from £325 to £450 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes

Stable Cottage Portesham Farm is available for the above nights .3 nights or more. £80 per night for 3/5 nights . £420/£490 per week.Far from the madding crowd. In Thomas Hardy country you can walk a mile to Hardy's Monument without going on a road and see the whole of Dorset and halfway to France. Comfortable and cosy inside in case of inclement weather.
phone 01305 871780   

Devon
Alpine Park Cottages

Alpine Park Cottages - Devon
Available From 26.04.2021 to 08.05.2021
Price range from £395 to £1065 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes

Alpine Park Cottages is a great place to stay for exploring East Devon and its beautiful towns of Sidmouth, Exmouth and holiday short breaks. Alpine Park Cottages is a great place for families all to meet up for a family holiday. The complex consists of 11 self catering 'lodge style' holiday cottages. Cottages available from Friday 30th April - Monday 1st May Comfort Plus | 6 person @ £385.00 or Premier | 4 person @ £336.00
phone 01395 233619    07870 663262

Powys
Dolwen

Dolwen - Powys
Available From 03.05.2021 to 15.05.2021
Price range from £690 to £1569 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality rating: 4
Well situated for Rhayader and the Elan Valley Lakes Dolwen traditional style fenced and gated all ground floor bungalow, large kitchen with mountain views, sitting room, 3 bedroom, private garden, well equipped, small pond in wildlife garden attracting visitors, parking on property, pets welcome, unlimited wifi. 7 nights sleep 6 £745 inc deep clean
phone 08454969637    07443567541

Gloucestershire
Honeysuckle Cottage

Honeysuckle Cottage - Gloucestershire
Available From 03.05.2021 to 15.05.2021
Price range from £245 to £485 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 3 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality rating: 4
Late availability: From Tuesday 4th May - 2 night stay £250, Friday 7th May - 3 nights £330 and also Tuesday 11th May - 3 nights £330. Blockley village is the real life postcard-perfect fictional Cotswold village of 'KEMBLEFORD' in the FATHER BROWN series where you will find the beautiful church of St.Peter and St.Paul that doubles as St.Marys in the programme. Beautiful walks from the cottage doorstep and local gastropub dining with real ale alongside the wonderful Blockley cafe/restaurant that serves delicious breakfasts, lunches and evening meals only a 5 minute walk away, makes Honeysuckle Cottage truly irresistible! Pets are made very welcome and there is FREE WiFi. Honeysuckle Cottage is "one of the loveliest Cotswold cottages, set in quintessential English countryside".
phone 0121 426 6310    07905 497 211

Devon
Bolberry Farm Cottages

Bolberry Farm Cottages - Devon
Available From 19.04.2021 to 17.05.2021
Price range from £350 to £1050 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 16 people in 7 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 4
Pet Friendly: Yes

Buttercup Cottage sleeping 4: 19th April x 4 nights £399 Clover Cottage sleeping 4 plus 1: 19th April x 7 nights £599 / Short breaks (£510) or week stays (£790) from Monday 3rd May until the 17th May. Daisy Cottage sleeping 7: 19th April x 4 nights £550 or 7 nights £800 / Short breaks (£790) or week stays (£1055) from Monday 26th April until the 17th May.
phone    07718 187469

Lincolnshire
Athina

Athina - Lincolnshire
Available From 16.04.2021 to 17.05.2021
Price range from £2600 to £4000 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 20 people in 10 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 7
Pet Friendly: Yes

Reduced price for single households or bubbles from £999 for 3 nights from 16th April up to 17th May and from 17th May until 21st June £1699 for 3 nights for two households/bubbles Full use of facilities including swimming pool hot tub and games room. ideal for families to enjoy a short break at affordable prices.
phone 01908226523   

Powys
Garth Country House

Garth Country House - Powys
Available From 29.04.2021 to 17.05.2021
Price range from £1400 to £2800 per week
Sleeps from 6 to 16 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 6
Pet Friendly: No

Large Country House with 6 ensuite bedrooms set in the rolling hills of Mid Wales. Beautifully renovated and can be split into 2 self contained units. Acces to private small lake for wild swimming and boating. Lovely outdoor seating areas with barbecue and fire bowl. Some of the best walking in the UK is from the doorstep. Stay for a weekend, midweek or week! Available up to 17th May - 2 households only 3 nights midweek from £1,200 3 night weekend from £1,500 A week from £2,100
phone 01686 412130    07540 725398

Powys
Garth Barns

Garth Barns - Powys
Available From 29.04.2021 to 17.05.2021
Price range from £1900 to £5200 per week
Sleeps from 10 to 32 people in 12 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 12
Pet Friendly: No

Superb accommodation for getting away from it all! The Barns will be let separately. Hafod Barn - 6 bedrooms (4 are ensuite). Huge living space and conservatory with pool table. Ty Nant Barn - 6 bedrooms, all ensuite. Large country style kitchen dining room and spacious sitting room. Excellent BT fibre broad band. Sky+ full package. Due to cancellation from larger groups, we are now offering, for smaller family groups: Hafod Barn, up to 2 households, split: A - 2 ensuite rooms with kitchenette and B - 4 bedrooms including 2 ensuite with kitchen, conservatory and very large dining and living space, 2 or 3 night weekend - £1,500 Ty Nant Barn, up to 2 households, 6 ensuite rooms, split: A - 3/4/5 ensuite rooms with kitchen and sitting room, B - 1/2/3 ensuite rooms with kitchen, 2 or 3 night weekend - £1,400 Both properties can be split into 2 self contained units. Walks around 200 acres of private woodland, hill and nature. Big spaces indoor and out. Lake with Boats and Swimming, Gym, Sauna, Campfire, BBQ Cabana, Treasure Hunt. Great walking and wildlife.
phone 01686 412130    07540 725398

Lincolnshire
Rural Roosts

Rural Roosts - Lincolnshire
Available From 05.05.2021 to 21.05.2021
Price range from £365 to £1050 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 8 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 2
Pet Friendly: Yes

Due to a late cancellation, our beautiful Swan Lodge which sleeps 2 with private hot tub, is available for a weeks holiday 14th - 21st May (can also do a weekend or mid-week short break within this week if preferred). Fantastic farm walks from your lodge, wonderful lake views, peace and tranquility in the heart of Lincolnshire. Only a 10 minute drive into the historic City of Lincoln. Fishing on 2 lakes, 1 dog welcome in this lodge. Teal Lodge (sleeps 6 people) is also available from 14th - 17th May. Please contact us or check out our website for more information.
phone 01526 398 492    07712 771 102

Somerset
Woodcombe Lodges

Woodcombe Lodges - Somerset
Available From 27.03.2021 to 27.05.2021
Price range from £255 to £1650 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 10 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality rating: 4
Small family run Four Star Lodges and Cottages set in 3 acre gardens within 1.5 miles of the beach with fabulous views over the slopes of Exmoor. Dogs permitted in all but 3 of the units. Disabled access and shower wet rooms in some Lodges. New bookings can be amended if you are unable to travel due to government instructions Summer school holidays availability limited to a one bedroom cottage only
phone 01643 702789   

Devon
Tollgate Cottage at Hele Bay, Ilfracombe

Tollgate Cottage at Hele Bay, Ilfracombe - Devon
Available From 04.05.2021 to 27.05.2021
Price range from £650 to £925 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No

7 night stay in Tollgate Cottage £725, short breaks £105 per night (min 3 nights). Just 350m from Hele BEACH with a complimentary cream tea from our tearooms at 16th century watermill opposite. Sleeps 4 with one double room and one bunk bedded room. Wood burning stove. Small patio area with seating. Parking on road. 5 mins walk to family friendly pub serving good food and ideally placed for walks from the doorstep along the southwest coastal path to Ilfracombe/Woolacombe and Combe Martin/Berrynarbor. The sandy beaches of Croyde, Woolacombe and Saunton are 20 mins drive. Coasteering, kayaking, fishing and boat trips from Ilfracombe and Combe Martin.
phone 07554310176    07554310176

Herefordshire
Old Barn House, Hereford

Old Barn House, Hereford - Herefordshire
Available From 19.04.2021 to 31.05.2021
Price range from £1095 to £2575 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 8 people in 4 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes

A small amount of weekend availability in April and May 2021. Fantastic mid-week deals - stay 4 nights from Monday to Friday for only £895. 4 double bedrooms. Private hot tub. Panoramic views. Family friendly. Accessible. Dogs welcome. Bookings must be within government regulations (one household between 12th April and 17th May, two households or maximum 6 guests between 17th May and 21st June, no limits from 21st June 2021).
phone 01989730996    07816982644

Somerset
4 Bridge Cottages

4 Bridge Cottages - Somerset
Available From 01.05.2021 to 31.05.2021
Price range from £300 to £525 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 4 people in 2 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: No

SPECIAL OFFERS in 2021 - 10% discount April - July on 6 or 7 nightly bookings. Flexible days, including short breaks of 3,4,5,6,7 days - Visit the Somerset countryside - many NT properties, walks from the door. Glastonbury Tor a short drive away. Country Market days. Sherborne Castle and Abbey just 6 miles away! Beach at West Bay just 40 min drive.
phone 01980 620243    07733 034070

Wiltshire
Castle Combe Cottages

Castle Combe Cottages - Wiltshire
Available From 12.04.2021 to 31.05.2021
Price range from £1200 to £1900 per week
Sleeps from 10 to 16 people in 6 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 6
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality rating: 4
Bargain Break! Last Minute! Escape to the beautiful Cotswolds countryside. Group of 3 holiday Cottages with group dining room sleeping 10 - 16 (SIX FAMILY BUBBLES) Dates remaining this summer during May Bank Holiday, July & August Call today to confirm on : 01249 782286 Group accommodation sleeping up to 16 near Bath and Bristol ideal for Family Reunions,Birthday Parties and Anniversaries. Six bedrooms and six bathrooms in adjacent cottages. Group dining room and large kitchen with an acre of garden. Enquire today and grab a bargain call Caron on 01249 782286 We are VisitEngland certified 'Ready To Go' and have been recognised as meeting Government Hospitality Industry COVID19 health and safety standard requirements.
phone 01249782286    07780694935

Norfolk
Stable Cottage Luxury Self Catering

Stable Cottage Luxury Self Catering - Norfolk
Available From 24.04.2021 to 31.05.2021
Price range from £995 to £2995 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes
Quality rating: 5
November Autumnal Special: The summer has now all been booked, so what about a great autumnal Luxurious break? Short autumnal breaks still available for Stable Cottage 3 & 4 night Luxurious breaks arriving Mondays or Fridays DATES IN NOVEMBER & CHRISTMAS^ TOO ! (^min 7 nights) for up to 6 guests * Subject to Government restrictions allowing Ring us for full information and to book
phone 01263 515939   

Argyll and Bute
The Turbine House

The Turbine House - Argyll and Bute
Available From 01.04.2021 to 01.06.2021
Price range from £395 to £604 per week
Sleeps from 1 to 2 people in 1 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes

Escape for a romantic getaway, and make 2021 the year to discover the joy of a staycation! Tucked away in a remote corner of Scotland (we are around 2.5 hours from Glasgow - still quicker than doing the airport thing!), we invite you to come and enjoy the isolation offered at Ellary, see our amazing wildlife, and have an unforgettable holiday! Dogs are very welcome in all of our properties, and if you have a boat or kayak, bring it too - explore the islands, and make use of the private harbour. In the event that we are not able to open due to the CV19 situation, we are offering full refunds of deposits - no quibbles.
phone 01880 770232   

Argyll and Bute
Ellary Cottages

Ellary Cottages - Argyll and Bute
Available From 01.04.2021 to 01.06.2021
Price range from £365 to £796 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 6 people in 3 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 1
Pet Friendly: Yes

Escape to the country - summer weeks are filling up fast! Come and enjoy the peace, tranquillity and isolation of the estate, coupled with the loch views. From traditional stone cottages with open fires to a modern conversion with underfloor heating, or a budget-friendly chalet, there's something for everyone. We have a discount of 10% available on 3 week bookings. In the event that we are not able to open due to the CV19 situation, we are offering full refunds of deposits - no quibbles.
phone 01880 770232   

Northumberland
Burnfoot Holiday Cottages

Burnfoot Holiday Cottages - Northumberland
Available From 16.04.2021 to 16.06.2021
Price range from £265 to £2260 per week
Sleeps from 2 to 12 people in 5 bedrooms
Number of bathrooms: 3
Pet Friendly: Yes

SAVE £400 ON APRIL, MAY, JUNE SHORT BREAKS Last minute savings on all of our larger cottages due to the single household rule (12 April to 16 May) and the 2 household / 6 from multiple households rule (17 May to 20 June): Cheviot View (5 bedrooms) 3 night weekend breaks now just £696 (save £402) and 4 night mid-week breaks now just £520 (save £256). The Mill (4 bedrooms) 3 night weekend breaks now just £639 (save £126) and 4 night mid-week breaks now just £476 (save £76). Book securely on our website or call us on 0191 2811900.
phone 0191 2811900    07793152802

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What type of last minute break best suits you?

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Where in the UK do you want to take a late break?

The UK features a great choice of beautiful areas, from firm favourites like Cornwall, the Lake District and Norfolk, to Scotland and Wales. The more flexible you can be on choice of location, the more options you’ll find for late breaks.

Whatever your needs, we hope you find the perfect last minute holiday cottage getaway for you.