Holiday cottages for October

Booking a holiday cottage in October sounds more like a winter break, but the summer can be extended by a few extra weeks down here

We’re not promising, but you could be on the beach enjoying the best the South West has to offer. And at this time of year you can also bring the dog, or grab your surfboard as the Atlantic swells start rolling in and the sea is still warm, well fairly! If stormy seas don’t float your boat, it is a great time to explore the many gardens and woodlands in the area as they put on golden autumnal coats for their end of year display. Bring the family during October half-term to relive memories of a spent summer or indulge in a luxury short break before the winter kicks in. We have 1110 holiday cottages for October for you to choose from.

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6 bedroom holiday home near the beach in Mevagissey, South Cornwall.


If you want masses of space and a relaxed vibe for a family get-together, this is the place for you! Just yards from the beach at Portmellon Cove on the outskirts of the ancient fi...

  • Sleeps 12 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1376 - £1761

6 bedroom, dog friendly home with sea views near Kingsand, Cornwall.


Fabulous sea views from this exceptionally spacious, south-facing detached house extend from the Rame peninsula in one direction to St George’s Island at Looe in the other. A gate ...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1461 - £2112

6 bedroom thatched, dog friendly home near Lyme Regis, South Devon.


Buddlewall is an historic east Devon farmhouse, in a beautiful hidden rural setting, a short drive inland from the spectacular World Heritage east Devon and Dorset Jurassic Coast. ...

  • Sleeps 12 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1482 - £1895

6 bedroom, rural self catering home near the beach in Shanklin, Isle of Wight.


Luccombe Chine House is a luxuriously finished spacious home offering six bedrooms, all en suite, and offering stunning views. The area is very secluded and accessed by a slightly ...

  • Sleeps 12 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1495 - £1995

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

7 bedroom, dog friendly holiday home near Wadebridge, North Cornwall.


Bosneives House is an absolute stunner! Approached along leafy lanes in an idyllic countryside setting, this elegantly furnished Grade II Listed country home is the perfect escape ...

  • Sleeps 14 + 4 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1363 - £1936

6 bedroom, dog friendly self catering home near the beach in Ryde, Isle of Wight.


Full of character, Pelham Lodge is a top destination for a large group of friends or an extended family looking for a house for a celebratory occasion. Just a short stroll from Ryd...

  • Sleeps 14 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1440 - £2078

7 bedroom holiday home near the beach in Perranporth, North Cornwall.


Just a mile from the superb surfing waves and glorious sandy beaches at Perranporth, this fabulous Georgian farmhouse is the perfect holiday location for big family gatherings and ...

  • Sleeps 14 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £1468 - £2121

7 bedroom, dog friendly home with sea views in Port Isaac, Cornwall.


Silver Spray's clifftop location has to be one of the most breathtaking in Cornwall! Overlooking Port Gaverne cove and Port Isaac – famous for the television programme Doc Martin, ...

  • Sleeps 14 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1620 - £2420

6 bedroom, dog friendly home near the sea in Welcombe, North Devon.


Meadowgate is Kirstie Allsopp’s beautiful ‘Homemade Home’. Found in total seclusion minutes from Welcombe Mouth, one of the most stunning beaches on the north coast, Meadowgate sit...

  • Sleeps 14 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1995 - £2489


Meadowsweet is the slightly larger of the two barns. Two steps lead up into the living-room, with its polished wood floors and comfortable furnishings. The kitchen-area is fitted i...

  • Sleeps 4 in 2 properties
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £626 - £734

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