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

Renvyle in Connemara, County Galway, Ireland-West

Renvyle, Connemara

Breaks in County GalwayIreland-West

Renvyle self catering accommodation in Connemara, County Galway sleeps 7. This 3 bedroom Apartment is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . It also has Internet access. Renvyle is close to the beach. Activities close by include golf fishing . Renvyle does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Renvyle start from £269 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Renvyle


Sleeps 6 Close to the Beach Pet friendly Fishing close by Golf close by Internet WIFI available

9 Dolphin Court in Brixham, Devon, South West England

9 Dolphin Court, Brixham

Breaks in DevonSouth West England

9 Dolphin Court self catering accommodation in Brixham, Devon sleeps 2. This 1 bedroom luxury Apartment is a perfect base for your holidays . It also has Internet access. Prices at 9 Dolphin Court start from £227 3 night stay from but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about 9 Dolphin Court

Phone enquiries: 0844 704 4966


Sleeps 2 Internet WIFI available Ideal for a romantic break Games room Luxury self catering

Hearthstanes Cottages - Lategillan Rig in Tweedsmuir, South Lanarkshire, South West Scotland

Hearthstanes Cottages - Lategillan Rig, Tweedsmuir

Breaks in South LanarkshireSouth West Scotland

Hearthstanes Cottages - Lategillan Rig self catering accommodation in Tweedsmuir, South Lanarkshire sleeps 6. This 3 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays . It also has Internet access. Hearthstanes Cottages - Lategillan Rig does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. ... more about Hearthstanes Cottages - Lategillan Rig


Sleeps 6 Pet friendly Internet WIFI available

Coach House in West Burton, North Yorkshire, North East England

Coach House, West Burton

Breaks in North YorkshireNorth East England

Coach House self catering accommodation in West Burton, North Yorkshire sleeps 6. This 2 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . Coach House does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Coach House start from £315 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Coach House

Phone enquiries: 0345 498 6152


Sleeps 6 Pet friendly

Duart in Onich, Inverness-shire, Highlands Scotland

Duart, Onich

Breaks in Inverness-shireHighlands Scotland

Duart self catering accommodation in Onich, Inverness-shire sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom Cottage is a perfect base for your holidays and features include: Garden . Duart does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. ... more about Duart


Sleeps 4 Pet friendly Garden

Ballinrobe in Lough Mask, County Mayo, Ireland-West

Ballinrobe, Lough Mask

Breaks in County MayoIreland-West

Ballinrobe self catering accommodation in Lough Mask, County Mayo sleeps 10. This 4 bedroom Cottage is ideal as a holiday base or for a fun short break . It also has Internet access. Ballinrobe is close to the beach. Activities close by include golf fishing . Ballinrobe does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Ballinrobe start from £469 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Ballinrobe


Sleeps 10 or more Close to the Beach Pet friendly Fishing close by Golf close by Internet WIFI available

Marshwood Manor Cottages - The Hayloft in Bettiscombe, Dorset, South West England

Marshwood Manor Cottages - The Hayloft, Bettiscombe

Breaks in DorsetSouth West England

Marshwood Manor Cottages - The Hayloft in South West England has a 4 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: Garden Swimming Pool . It also has Internet access. Activities close by include golf . Marshwood Manor Cottages - The Hayloft does allow pet dogs although this may be limited, so please check direct prior to booking. Prices at Marshwood Manor Cottages - The Hayloft start from £606 for a weeks stay but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. See selected Marshwood Manor Cottages - The Hayloft customer reviews/feedback by clicking More Info button. ... more about Marshwood Manor Cottages - The Hayloft


Sleeps 8 Indoor pool Pet friendly Golf close by Garden Internet WIFI available Games room Luxury self catering Marshwood Manor Cottages - The Hayloft Customer Feedback and Reviews

Masts A8 in Torquay, Devon, South West England

Masts A8, Torquay

Breaks in DevonSouth West England

Masts A8 self catering accommodation in Torquay, Devon sleeps 4. This 2 bedroom luxury Apartment is a perfect base for your holidays . It also has Internet access. Prices at Masts A8 start from £393 3 night stay from but this will depend upon length of stay and time of year. ... more about Masts A8

Phone enquiries: 0844 704 4966


Sleeps 4 Internet WIFI available Games room Luxury self catering

 

 

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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Find Cottage Holidays mission is to promote the very best of the UK and Ireland's wonderful self catering accommodation, whether it be cottages, apartments, lodges, chalets, houses, villas or bungalows. But, it's not just about the cottages, we also try and bring you some helpful guides and information on the places to go, things to see and activities to do while you enjoy your break in England, Scotland, Wales or Ireland. In fact, we are adding to our list daily but if you think we have missed somewhere special tell us via our Facebook page. With wonderful countryside and superb coastlines to explore the UK and Ireland has so much to offer.

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