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. Read more

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 937 luxury self-catering cottages for the October half term

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £489

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Lifton, Dartmoor.


Set amidst truly unspoilt Devonshire countryside, close to the Devon and Cornwall border, Scarlett’s Barn is a delightful home-from-home barn conversion ideal for those who want to...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £489

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £489

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Honiton, South Devon.


If your idea of a holiday is fresh air and tranquil surroundings, Stable Cottage has the most fabulous south-facing garden and summer-house. Set in the courtyard of a former workin...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £489

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £490

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Nestling within its own enclosed private grounds in the secluded hamlet of Treworld and offering an abundance of peace and quiet, this charming detached barn conversion will take y...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £490

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £491

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Mousehole, West Cornwall.


The Upper 18 is a charming terraced cottage with fabulous views hunkered above this bustling fishing port. Formerly a fisherman's cottage and overlooking Newlyn, it offers views to...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £491

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £493

2 bedroom, rural cottage near the sea near Portreath, North Cornwall.


A tranquil location, pretty countryside, great beaches and a warm welcome are waiting for you when you stay at Wingfield Cottage. Cleverly designed and using the natural beauty of ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £493

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £493

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near St Agnes, North Cornwall.


With sweeping countryside views, detached Winnie's Cottage lies down a quarter-mile long unmade farm track, overlooking pastures and the countryside beyond. Apart from Honeysuck...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £493

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £493

2 bedroom cottage with sea views in The Lizard, West Cornwall.


Duck under the lintel on entering this beautiful former barn, and prepare to gasp in delight; in the kitchen, above the dining-table, is a window with wonderful sea views beyond An...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £493

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £493 *

2 bedroom cottage near the beach near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


This modern, light-filled property is set in the private Maenporth Estate and is only a short stroll away from the pretty sandy cove – ideal for a cooling dip or rock pooling at lo...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £493 *

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £494

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near St Ives, West Cornwall.


This sensitively converted reverse-level barn is set in beautiful countryside, a short drive from St Ives and the north coast's glorious sandy beaches. This detached property s...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £494

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £494

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Okehampton, North Devon.


This gorgeous detached property will surpass expectations in all respects. Created from an original farm building on an historic farmstead, The Cow Shed excels itself in the attent...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £494

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