Cottages for May bank holidays in Sussex

May is when Sussex comes alive, the winter is left behind and a sunny day feels like summer in a early May bank holiday cottage.Read more

A sunny day in May can feel like summer, especially in Sussex. The schools have gone back. And the May calendar in the South West is bursting with high days, holidays and Pagan customs so peculiar you couldn't make them up. Have a peek at what's available. Use the search options on the left to choose the length of your break and the area where you want to stay. We've got 10 holiday cottages available in Sussex for your May escape.

We have 10 available for the May Day bank holiday in Sussex

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

7 nights from £465

Old Manor House Pig Barn

4890

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Alfriston.


Old Manor House Pig Barn sits in the sleepy Friston Forest village of West Dean, a short distance from the Seven Sisters Country Park and the Cuckmere Haven. This historic site was...

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

7 nights from £465

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

7 nights from £513

The Byre

4732

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Battle.


Bursting with character and charm, The Byre is waiting to give you that rural experience. Situated in 12 acres of 1066 countryside it is one of Thornden Farm's original outbuilding...

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

7 nights from £513

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

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

7 nights from £570

Willow Cottage

4932

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Haywards Heath.


Willow Cottage is a spacious and stylish property situated just outside the village of Bolney, perfect for accessing the South Downs National Park, the coast and day trips to Londo...

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

7 nights from £570

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £760

The Abbey Nest

4911

1 bedroom self catering apartment in Battle.


Treat yourself and your loved one to a memorable break at The Abbey Nest, a beautifully furnished apartment with stunning views of Battle Abbey. Located in the heart of Battle (106...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £760

  • Sleeps 3
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £682

4 Roberts Row

4823

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Rye.


4 Roberts Row is a delightful cottage bursting with character, situated in the small hamlet near the popular town of Rye. This beautiful terraced cottage retains many original feat...

  • Sleeps 3
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £682

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £701

The Old Barn

4734

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Battle.


The Old Barn is a wonderful hideaway, perfect for families looking for a true rural experience in this beautiful and peaceful part of East Sussex. As you open the stable-door to...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £701

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £744

The Coach House

4735

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Battle.


For a rural experience stay at The Coach House, the perfect getaway for families and friends in this peaceful part of Sussex. As you step inside the stable-door you are welcomed...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £744

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

7 nights from £780

3 Little London Mews

4361

3 bedroom, dog-friendly self catering cottage in Chichester.


Nestled at the foot of the South Downs, adjacent to East Street in Chichester, this warm and welcoming townhouse is a simple walk to so much that this cosmopolitan and cultural hav...

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

7 nights from £780

We’re a Visit England Quality Accredited Agency for our high standards in holiday letting.

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

7 nights from £958

The Roost

4912

2 bedroom self catering apartment in Battle.


The Roost is simply stunning with the most amazing views of Battle Abbey. This luxury accommodation is perfect for families or friends looking to enjoy the delights that Battle has...

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

7 nights from £958

Thornden Farm Holiday Cottages

  • Sleeps 10 + 3 cots in 3 properties
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £1958