August Bank Holiday Weekend Breaks and Short Breaks

The end of August Bank Holiday is your last chance to make the best of the British summer weather on a long weekend break before the Autumn sets in.

August Bank Holiday Cottage Breaks

So why not make the most of the extra long weekend with a cottage self catering break on the coast or in the wonderful countryside. We have over 15,000 self catering cottages, apartments, lodges and chalets that would make a perfect get-away this August whether you are looking for a budget break or a 5 star luxury stay?

If you are looking for some inspiration for this August Bank Holiday check out the some of the self catering accommodation below - including cottages, apartments and lodges - which you can view, check availability and book online.

Start your August Bank Holiday Break Self Catering search right here

Bellbrook Valley in Tiverton, Devon, South West England

Bellbrook Valley, Tiverton

Breaks in DevonSouth West England

Bellbrook Valley self catering accommodation in Tiverton, Devon sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Garden Hot Tub . It also has Internet access. Activities close by include fishing . Bellbrook Valley does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Bellbrook Valley start from £375 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Bellbrook Valley

Phone enquiries: 01398 351 292/07967 335 159


Sleeps 4 Pet friendly Fishing close by Garden Internet WIFI available Ideal for a romantic break Hot tub Easy walking close by

Blackpitt Farm Holiday Cottages in Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire, South West England

Blackpitt Farm Holiday Cottages, Stow-on-the-Wold

Breaks in GloucestershireSouth West England

Blackpitt Farm Holiday Cottages self catering accommodation in Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire sleeps 5. This 2 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. Activities close by include golf horse riding fishing . Prices at Blackpitt Farm Holiday Cottages start from £225 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Blackpitt Farm Holiday Cottages

Phone enquiries: 01451 831 855


Sleeps 4 Fishing close by Golf close by Garden Internet WIFI available Ideal for a romantic break Open fire or wood burner Easy walking close by

Galway City in Galway City, County Galway, Ireland-West

Galway City, Galway City

Breaks in County GalwayIreland-West

Galway City self catering accommodation in Galway City, County Galway sleeps 3. This 2 bedroom Apartment is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . It also has Internet access. Activities close by include golf fishing . Galway City does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Galway City start from £397 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Galway City


Sleeps 2 Pet friendly Fishing close by Golf close by Internet WIFI available

Fritton Bamboo in Fritton, Norfolk, East England

Fritton Bamboo, Fritton

Breaks in NorfolkEast England

Fritton Bamboo self catering accommodation in Fritton, Norfolk sleeps 6. This Lodge is a perfect base for your holidays . Activities close by include golf fishing . Prices at Fritton Bamboo start from £515 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Fritton Bamboo

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 6 Fishing close by Golf close by

Granite Cottage in Boat of Garten, Inverness-shire, Highlands Scotland

Granite Cottage, Boat of Garten

Breaks in Inverness-shireHighlands Scotland

Granite Cottage self catering accommodation in Boat of Garten, Inverness-shire sleeps 8. This 4 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden Open Fire/woodburner . Granite Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. ... more about Granite Cottage


Sleeps 8 Pet friendly Garden Open fire or wood burner

Water Row in Corbridge, Northumberland, North East England

Water Row, Corbridge

Breaks in NorthumberlandNorth East England

Water Row self catering accommodation in Corbridge, Northumberland sleeps 2. This 1 bedroom luxury Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . It also has Internet access. Activities close by include fishing . Prices at Water Row start from £347 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Water Row customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Water Row


Sleeps 2 Fishing close by Internet WIFI available Games room Luxury self catering Water Row Customer Feedback and Reviews

Barn Cottage in Skegness, Lincolnshire, East England

Barn Cottage, Skegness

Breaks in LincolnshireEast England

Barn Cottage self catering accommodation in Skegness, Lincolnshire sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Detached Garden Hot Tub . Barn Cottage is close to the beach. Barn Cottage does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Barn Cottage start from £379 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Barn Cottage

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 4 Close to the Beach Pet friendly Garden Hot tub

Dipper in Trenale, Cornwall, South West England

Dipper, Trenale

Breaks in CornwallSouth West England

Dipper self catering accommodation in Trenale, Cornwall sleeps 3. This 2 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Garden . It also has Internet access. Dipper does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Dipper start from £311 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Dipper


Sleeps 2 Pet friendly Garden Internet WIFI available

Ruthern Lodge at Ruthern Valley Holidays in Ruthernbridge, Cornwall, South West England

Ruthern Lodge at Ruthern Valley Holidays, Ruthernbridge

Breaks in CornwallSouth West England

Ruthern Lodge at Ruthern Valley Holidays self catering accommodation in Ruthernbridge, Cornwall sleeps 4. This Lodge is a perfect base for your holidays . It also has Internet access. Prices at Ruthern Lodge at Ruthern Valley Holidays start from £135 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Ruthern Lodge at Ruthern Valley Holidays

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 4 Internet WIFI available

Ballincarrig in Lakes of Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland-South

Ballincarrig, Lakes of Killarney

Breaks in County KerryIreland-South

Ballincarrig self catering accommodation in Lakes of Killarney, County Kerry sleeps 14. This 6 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . Activities close by include golf . Prices at Ballincarrig start from £416 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Ballincarrig


Sleeps 10 or more Golf close by

 

 

Special offers and Last Minute Deals for the August Bank Holiday

If you want to get away this August bank holiday it doesn't have to cost the earth, whether you are looking for budget or luxury accommodation, there is some great self catering. To get some great last minute Bank Holiday deals and latest availability we recommend calling 0844 847 1143 for a selection of cottages, apartments, lodges and more.

Apartments and cottages are a great get-away at this time of year but if you are looking for a bargain then check out holiday lodges and log cabins which offer superb value for money and a great deal of luxury.

 

Bank Holiday Favourites

If you are not sure whether to start your August Bank Holiday cottage and self catering search here are a few favourite cottage holiday locations, from popular counties to wonderful locations in England, Scotland and Wales, to get you started.

 

Refine your cottage search

We have 20922 cottages, apartments, lodges and bungalows listed which is a huge choice. So if that is feeling a little overwhelming, why not narrow down your search by county using the menu at the top of the page or use our Advanced Cottage and Self Catering Search to select specific accommodation features.

 

Entertainment over the Bank Holiday?

OK, for many just a break to get away from it all is all they want on a Bank Holiday. But, if you want to be sure that should you wish to explore and see things whilst away it is worth checking out our Holiday Attraction finder where we have listed things to do and see including historic houses, castles, cathedrals and garden (we are assuming you can rule out the zoos and theme parks). See Holiday Attractions.

In addition check out our Sporting and Social Events, Festivals and Events, Gardens to Visit and County Show Guide for lots to do and see across the UK this Bank Holiday.

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