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 333 holiday cottages available for your May escape.

We have 333 available for the May Day bank holiday

1 bedroom holiday cottage near the sea in Boscastle, North Cornwall.


Littlecott is an ideal bolthole for exploring all the delights in and around Boscastle. The accommodation is very comfortable (and includes a king-size bed), bright and light with ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £413

1 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Padstow, North Cornwall.


Owlets is just perfection for two, its fresh and spacious interior coupled with an enviable location close to the north Cornish coast. Single-storey (ideal for less mobile guests) ...

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

Price per week £416

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

1 bedroom, rural holiday apartment near Fowey, South Cornwall.


This wonderful retreat offers peace, tranquility and top quality accommodation. Beautifully presented and set in idyllic countryside, The Hayloft has views over fields and woodland...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £422

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Wells, Somerset.


This converted single-storey barn is in a peaceful rural position on the edge of Somerset’s Mendip Hills, within easy reach of Bath, Bristol and Wells. The Barn is a perfect base f...

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

Price per week £438

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. P...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £441 - £551 *

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  • 20% off

    23 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018

    £800.30 £640.00

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


Rubble Cottage is a stunning 18th Century Grade II Listed terraced property set in the oldest street in Newlyn; it has been completely restored in conjunction with English Heritage...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £442 - £632 *

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* Includes 30% off for parties up to 2 + cot between 6 Jan and 30 Jun 2018. Only one bedroom is available at the discounted rate.

  • 20% off

    7 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018

    £1032.75 £826.20

Boutique style luxury glamping in a Shepherds Hut near Exeter


Cherry Blossom is a dream, found in a peaceful meadow bordered by a babbling stream less than five miles from the historic city of Exeter and really easy to reach. This gorgeous sh...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £445

1 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Falmouth, South Cornwall.


The village of Constantine stands on a branch of the Helford River; there is a pub, a couple of village stores, and a short walk away you will find Merrivale Barn, a detached rever...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £445

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  • 10% off

    7 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018

    £675.12 £607.61

Each and every one of our cottages is fully equipped with everything you’ll need on holiday.

Cabin and Safari Tent sleeping up to 6 near St Mawes, South Cornwall.


What could be more enchanting than this beautifully styled cabin with its carved African dark wood furniture enhanced by flashes of gorgeously bright colour in the rugs, cushions a...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £446 - £636 *

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  • 20% off

    6 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018

    £1040.40 £832.32

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Glastonbury, Somerset.


This delightful little Grade II Listed stone cottage is in the heart of the village of Pilton, near Glastonbury. 2 Batch Cottages, in Bread Street, was likely to have been one of t...

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

Price per week £446

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  • 20% off

    6 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018

    £672.84 £538.27

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