Cottages for October Half Term

Gently releasing its grip on summer, October often enjoys warm weather and soft sunshine. Embrace the t-shirt weather a little longer and enjoy a self-catering retreat this October half term. From quaint one-bed cottages to spacious retreats big enough for all the family, we can help you piece together the perfect autumn holiday in a luxury cottage. Take a look at our collection and secure your favourite one today. 

October can be the most colourful month of the year, with trees parading their final flourish before stripping bare for the winter. Take the kids on a half term holiday to remember and soak up the last hints of green. A day out to a public garden might not be first on the children's list of things to do but running through tunnels lined with golden leaves and feeling the crunch underfoot will soon have them jumping in leafy mounds with excitement. The sea has a magical quality, reflecting the October sky and sparkling on the horizon. It doesn't matter if the weather takes a turn for the wintery worse, as a good storm will liven up any school holiday - stand safely back from the sea and feel the salty spray. Once you've finished exploring, return to your very own private retreat and relax in total comfort. 

We have 378 luxury self-catering cottages for the October half term

1 bedroom apartment with sea views in Praa Sands, South Cornwall.


Waking up in a king-size bed to sea views across Hendra Beach and Praa Sands is just the tonic for your Cornish seaside break. Walk barefoot along the beach to the local beach bar ...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £336

1 bedroom, dog friendly shepherds hut with own fishing lake near Exeter.


A few miles outside the Roman city of Exeter, a few miles inland from the east Devon Jurassic Coast, and many miles away from the fast pace of everyday life, sits a delightful shep...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £340 - £425

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    19 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018

    £425.00 £340.00

1 bedroom self catering cottage in Helston, West Cornwall.


Tucked away and hidden from view yet only a short walk from Helston with its shops, pubs and cafes, this delightful cottage is beautifully furnished and equipped to a very high sta...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £340 - £426

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    20 Oct 2018 - 27 Oct 2018

    £425.60 £340.48

1 bedroom, rural holiday apartment near Mousehole, West Cornwall.


Just two miles from Mousehole and Newlyn lies the lovely Cumbrae Retreat, a luxurious and extremely well-equipped apartment. The multi-room Sonos audio system and Smart TV can ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £343 - £428

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    19 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018

    £428.34 £342.67

We’ve been raising the standards of self catering holidays since 1977.

1 bedroom self catering cottage in Wadebridge, North Cornwall.


Little Meadowside is a comfortable little bolthole for two, located on the edge of the vibrant town of Wadebridge. Nestled in a tiny hamlet, down a private lane, you truly are tuck...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £344 - £382

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    20 Oct 2018 - 27 Oct 2018

    £381.97 £343.78

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Falmouth, West Cornwall.


Over 200 years old, this lovely stone cottage overlooking Stithians Reservoir is perfectly positioned for exploring Cornwall. Attached to but facing away from the Owner's home, the...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £346 - £432

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    20 Oct 2018 - 27 Oct 2018

    £432.48 £345.98

1 bedroom self catering cottage in Helston, West Cornwall.


Tucked away from view behind the Owners’ Georgian home, The Garden Lodge is a welcoming retreat on the edge of Helston making it the perfect base for exploring this unspoilt area o...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £347

1 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Mullion, West Cornwall.


Step down into the quiet quadrangle of attractive granite barns, cross the communal garden, open the stable-door and you will find the most perfectly charming retreat for two. Nest...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £348 - £435

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    20 Oct 2018 - 27 Oct 2018

    £435.20 £348.16

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Bude, North Cornwall.


This delightful barn conversion, surrounded by 280 acres of glorious Cornish countryside, is the perfect retreat for couples seeking a slower pace of life and time to unwind. Appro...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £352 - £440

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    19 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018

    £439.55 £351.64

1 bedroom holiday cottage with water views near Fowey, South Cornwall.


This lovely little waterside bolthole is perfect for couples who like walking, bird watching or messing about on the water – and those who just like to kick back and relax in comfo...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £353 - £442

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    19 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018

    £441.60 £353.28

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