Cottages for May bank holidays

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

A sunny day in May can feel like summer. The schools have gone back. And the May calendar in the South and 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 331 holiday cottages available for your May escape.

We have 331 available for the May Day bank holiday

4 bedroom self catering cottage near the beach in Seaview, Isle of Wight.


Hillside is a traditionally furnished Victorian holiday home located conveniently close to the pretty beaches at Seagrove and Priory Bay. Spread over four floors, there is enough s...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £872

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Porthleven, West Cornwall.


Located in a quiet hamlet less than four miles from Porthleven and even closer to the spectacular coast at Rinsey where the old mine engines sit proudly looking out to sea, this co...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £882

4 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach in Port Isaac, Cornwall.


Want the best of both worlds, then look no further than Trefreock Barn. The beautiful rural setting will ensure you totally unwind and relax, yet you are only minutes from all the ...

  • Sleeps 8
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £900

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


Rural in feel, yet only a five minute stroll to the village shop and pub, Wisteria Cottage is perfect for those who want to get away from it all yet have everything close at hand. ...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £925

4 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


Poldue is a stunning detached house set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty at the foothills of Rough Tor, close to the Camel Trail and the spectacular north Cornish coast. Ap...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £926

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Wadebridge, North Cornwall.


This lovely farmhouse is the perfect bolthole for exploring the north coast of Cornwall. The sitting-room has leather sofas surrounding the huge wood-burner where you will all be a...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £943

Dogs go free on holidays starting between 29th June to 5th July.

4 bedroom self catering cottage with sea views near Ventnor, Isle of Wight


This large detached house is situated in an elevated position as you enter the town of Ventnor with the most breath-taking views from virtually every room. The beautiful tiered gar...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £970

4 bedroom self catering cottage near the beach in Ryde, Isle of Wight.


Rosa Monte is a semi-detached property with three double bedrooms and a children's bunk bedroom, accommodating eight in total. Situated just off Ryde esplanade it’s a short walk in...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £995

4 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Looe, South Cornwall.


Less than three miles from beautiful Talland Bay and the historic fishing village of Polperro, this gorgeous Grade II Listed, 17th Century farmhouse is a truly wonderful holiday ba...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1005

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views in Marazion, Cornwall.


Perched above Marazion with magnificent views of St Michael’s Mount and the Atlantic Ocean, Chy Morvah East is a home-from-home for family and friends. The bubbling hot tub on the ...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1035

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