Where to stay this October school half term?
If you are you looking for inspiration for the school half term in October we have put together a list of some excellent self catering holidays across the UK and Ireland.
We have included a range of self catering accommodation including cottages, apartments, holiday flats, lodges and mobile homes, that all comfort and a great base for your holiday.
Whether you are looking for a short break or holiday, lots of beds or a cosy cottage, countryside or coastal location, you will find something for you.
Refine your half term holiday search
Here are some suggestions on how to narrow down your search:
- Short break self catering cottages
- Pet friendly holiday cottages
- Family holiday cottages
- Self catering near Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty
- Cottages on a working farm
Favourite half term holiday locations
If you are still not sure which part of the UK and Ireland to head for this school half term, we have listed some favouriate holiday locations below:
English south coast favourites
The English south coast offer the best of the weather and tends to be milder in October which makes it a popular destination. Although Cornwall and Devon are always very popular, particularly during the summer, the fact that they are a long journey for most people means that other areas of the English south coast are also popular during October including the Isle of White, the New Forest, Bournemouth, Brighton and Eastbourne.
Other English favourites
Favourites in Scotland, Wales & Ireland
Beyond the English borders there is plenty of beautiful countryside and dramatic coastlines to explore including: Brecon Beacons, Snowdonia, Pembrokeshire, Cairngorms, Loch Lomond, Edinburgh and County Wexford to name just a very few!
Last minute availability
It may be October but school half term is still a popular time to get-away and so don’t leave booking your self catering holiday accommodation too late. If you would like to check last minute availability please call 0345 498 6152 to speak to a team that can advise on cottages, holiday parks and lots more.