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

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

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

Knocknassie Bungalow in Kirkcolm, Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland

Knocknassie Bungalow, Kirkcolm

Breaks in Dumfries and GallowaySouth West Scotland

Knocknassie Bungalow self catering accommodation in Kirkcolm, Dumfries and Galloway sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . Knocknassie Bungalow does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. ... more about Knocknassie Bungalow


Sleeps 6 Pet friendly Garden

Thorpe Hall - Chapel Cottage in Wycliffe, County Durham, North East England

Thorpe Hall - Chapel Cottage, Wycliffe

Breaks in County DurhamNorth East England

Thorpe Hall - Chapel Cottage in North East England has a 5 star rating and can sleep up to 4. This 2 bedroom luxury Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Open Fire/woodburner . Prices at Thorpe Hall - Chapel Cottage start from £475 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Thorpe Hall - Chapel Cottage customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Thorpe Hall - Chapel Cottage


Sleeps 4 Open fire or wood burner Games room Luxury self catering Thorpe Hall - Chapel Cottage Customer Feedback and Reviews

Coed Y Fron in Gellilydan, Gwynedd, North Wales

Coed Y Fron, Gellilydan

Breaks in GwyneddNorth Wales

Coed Y Fron self catering accommodation in Gellilydan, Gwynedd sleeps 11. This 5 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Detached . Prices at Coed Y Fron start from £704 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Coed Y Fron

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 10 or more Games room

Chesfield in Salcombe, Devon, South West England

Chesfield, Salcombe

Breaks in DevonSouth West England

Chesfield self catering accommodation in Salcombe, Devon sleeps 8. This 4 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays . It also has Internet access. Prices at Chesfield start from £798 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Chesfield


Sleeps 8 Internet WIFI available Games room

Portsalon in Seaside Resort, County Donegal, Ireland-North

Portsalon, Seaside Resort

Breaks in County DonegalIreland-North

Portsalon self catering accommodation in Seaside Resort, County Donegal sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Detached Open Fire/woodburner . It also has Internet access. Portsalon is close to the beach. Activities close by include golf fishing . Prices at Portsalon start from £364 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Portsalon


Sleeps 6 Close to the Beach Fishing close by Golf close by Internet WIFI available Open fire or wood burner

Gartnacryne Cottage in Gartocharn, Dumbartonshire, West Scotland

Gartnacryne Cottage, Gartocharn

Breaks in DumbartonshireWest Scotland

Gartnacryne Cottage self catering accommodation in Gartocharn, Dumbartonshire sleeps 5. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . It also has Internet access. ... more about Gartnacryne Cottage


Sleeps 4 Garden Internet WIFI available

Bridge Farm Holiday Cottages - The Stable in Brigham, East Yorkshire, North East England

Bridge Farm Holiday Cottages - The Stable, Brigham

Breaks in East YorkshireNorth East England

Bridge Farm Holiday Cottages - The Stable in North East England has a 4 star rating and can sleep up to 2. This 1 bedroom luxury Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . It also has Internet access. Prices at Bridge Farm Holiday Cottages - The Stable start from £196 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Bridge Farm Holiday Cottages - The Stable customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Bridge Farm Holiday Cottages - The Stable


Sleeps 2 Internet WIFI available Games room Luxury self catering Bridge Farm Holiday Cottages - The Stable Customer Feedback and Reviews

Little Stretton in Thurlestone, Devon, South West England

Little Stretton, Thurlestone

Breaks in DevonSouth West England

Little Stretton in South West England has a 5 star rating and can sleep up to 8. This 4 bedroom luxury Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break and features include: Detached . Little Stretton is close to the beach. Prices at Little Stretton start from £828 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Little Stretton customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Little Stretton


Sleeps 8 Close to the Beach Games room Luxury self catering Little Stretton Customer Feedback and Reviews

 

 

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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Cottage Holiday Favourites