Cottages for May Day Bank Holiday

May is when landscapes come alive and towns pick up the pace. With winter left behind, a sunny day feels like summer in a May bank holiday cottage. Relax in your own private retreat and let your worries float away. Coast, country or town, our self-catering cottages will leave you refreshed and revived. Choose from our 128 available cottages today. Read more

Start summer celebrations early and enjoy a May Day bank holiday break. With the weather on the up, celebrations left, right and centre and lots of businesses opening their doors for the season ahead, May is an excellent time to escape the routine of everyday life. Whether you are looking forward to a solo retreat, family break or getaway with friends, you are sure to find the perfect cottage to spend your holiday. To get started, browse our selection of 128 available cottages and find your favourite one. Each of our self-catering holiday homes has been handpicked; personally inspected and fully equipped so you can enjoy the finest quality accommodation around. Providing you with help and support every step of the way, you can book with confidence with Classic Cottages.

We have 128 cottages available for May Day bank holiday

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

7 nights from £340

1 Harrow Cottages

4642

1 bedroom self catering apartment near the beach in Seaview, Isle of Wight.


This charming first floor apartment is in Nettlestone, just up the hill from Seaview and within walking distance of the beach. Surrounded by countryside there are lovely views from...

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

7 nights from £340

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £367

Post Office Cottage

2848

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Polzeath, North Cornwall.


Post Office Cottage is an amazingly spacious cosy cottage for two. Beautifully furnished, this charming little bolthole nestling next to the owner's home is ideal for exploring the...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £367

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

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £372

Mandles Cottage

4489

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in St Just, Cornwall.


Set deep in the heart of the bustling market town of St Just, and only a short distance from breathtaking Cape Cornwall, this stylish single-storey retreat will delight both small ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £372

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £401

Little Barn Retreat

4187

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage in Newport, Isle of Wight


This absolutely gorgeous barn conversion is the perfect place for a couple's holiday, located on the Durton Farm Estate in the centre of the Island. Lovingly refurbished by the own...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £401

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £414

Opie’s Toy

2007

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment near the beach near Falmouth.


This immaculately presented ground floor apartment is perfect for beach lovers and walkers alike, just yards from the coastal footpath and a five minute walk from Maenporth cove. ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £414

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £429

Badger Barn

4583

2 bedroom, dog friendly barn near Launceston, North Cornwall.


Nestled in an enviable elevated position on the Cornwall and Devon border with views across to Dartmoor, Badger Barn at Netherbridge Lake is the perfect location for a year-round f...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £429

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

7 nights from £463

Jasmine Shepherd's Hut

3197

Shepherds Hut sleeping 2 with use of indoor pool and gym near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


Tucked down a country lane between the little county city of Truro and the sailing mecca of Falmouth, Jasmine is a lovely oak-built shepherd's hut from the renowned Somerset-based ...

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

7 nights from £463

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

7 nights from £476

Juniper Shepherd's Hut

3196

Shepherds Hut sleeping 2 with use of indoor pool and gym near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


With south coast beaches and sailing waters just a short jaunt in one direction and the magnificent cliffs and surfing beaches of the north coast in the other, what could be better...

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

7 nights from £476

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  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £479

Little Modbury Lookout

4676

Shepherds hut in Modbury, South Devon.


Just a few miles outside the small market town of Modbury you will find this wonderful shepherd's hut. Little Modbury Lookout is the perfect bolthole boasting spectacular views, tr...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £479

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £526

Swallow Barn

4586

2 bedroom, dog friendly barn near Launceston, North Cornwall.


Nestled in a gorgeous countryside setting on the Cornwall and Devon border surrounded by beautiful rolling countryside, Swallow Barn is situated next to Swift Barn (4585) at Nether...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £526

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