Last Minute Cottages

Where better to escape the everyday than a last minute cottage deal? Take your pick of the counties, from a short break in Dorset, the Isle of Wight  or Hampshire, through Somerset over Exmoor into Devon and onto Cornwall, each offering everything you want for a getaway so you may want to stay for a week or more. With special offers available on many cottages, including dog-friendly options, bag yourself a late deal and treat yourself to some time away in one of our 41 last minute holiday cottages.

41 holiday homes available for a last minute break.

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


This charming one bedroom apartment forms part of a country house, set around a shared Spanish-style courtyard, just outside the bustling village of Bembridge. You can enjoy the ev...

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

Price per week £260 - £460

  • 30% off

    22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

    £383.00 £268.10

2 bedroom holiday apartment near the beach in Brixham, South Devon.


This attractive three-storey apartment boasts quality and comfort throughout, whilst being nestled in a great location in the heart of Brixham, with endless entertainment and local...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £276 - £920 *

* Includes

  • 10% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £713.00 £641.70

  • 10% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £713.00 £641.70

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with sea views near Boscastle.


Snuck down a little lane close to the shores of the north Cornish coast, Driftwood is the ideal retreat for two. Small but perfectly formed, this charming bolthole nestles next to ...

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

Price per week £280 - £550

  • 30% off

    29 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018

    £356.25 £249.38

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday apartment near the beach in Ventnor, Isle of Wight.


Cornerstone West is a pretty, lower ground floor one bedroom apartment set within a Grade II Listed building. Located just above Ventnor, at St Boniface Down, this charming propert...

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

Price per week £310 - £525

  • 20% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £450.00 £360.00

  • 20% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £450.00 £360.00

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


The whitewashed walls, crystal chandeliers, sumptuous linens and lovely artwork in The Snug combine with vintage finds and beautiful soft furnishings to prove beyond doubt that goo...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £312 - £630

  • 10% off

    22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

    £522.90 £470.70

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the sea in Mullion, Cornwall.


Surrounded by beautiful grounds, in a secluded valley just a few minutes’ drive from Mullion and the Lizard peninsula’s spectacular coastal footpaths, Higher Lampra is perfect for ...

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

Price per week £313 - £681

  • 10% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £555.01 £499.50

Luxury shepherds hut with hot tub and fabulous views in the countryside near Ottery St Mary, Devon


The stunning World Heritage Jurassic Coast stretches right into east Devon and, just a few miles inland from magical Budleigh Salterton, a dedicated meadow at Knightstone Farm awai...

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

Price per week £338 - £825 *

* Includes

  • 15% off

    22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

    £665.04 £565.25

  • 15% off

    29 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018

    £665.04 £565.25

  • 15% off

    5 Jan 2018 - 12 Jan 2018

    £341.55 £290.70

  • 15% off

    12 Jan 2018 - 19 Jan 2018

    £341.55 £290.70

  • 15% off

    19 Jan 2018 - 26 Jan 2018

    £341.55 £290.70

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


Close to the delights of Padstow, the Camel Trail and the glorious beaches of north Cornwall, Hooter’s Rest is a real find. Totally separate from the Owners’ home and two other cot...

  • Sleeps 7 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £389 - £1530 *

* Includes

  • 20% off

    30 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018

    £1160.17 £928.00

1 bedroom, dog-friendly cottage with sea views in Port Isaac.


The view from Rumps Ahead is astounding. Across the fields from this fabulous detached single-storey barn conversion, the sea view is framed by ‘The Rumps’ headland and Doyden Cast...

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

Price per week £464 - £895

  • 20% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £788.40 £630.40

  • 20% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £788.40 £630.40

1 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views near Boscastle.


Trebarwith Strand on the shores of north Cornwall is renowned for surfing, rock pools and when the Atlantic retreats the shore, a mile long sandy beach. With superb views over the ...

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

Price per week £532 - £1355

  • 20% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £1029.97 £824.00

  • 20% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £1029.97 £824.00

4 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Falmouth, Cornwall.


Tucked away in a wonderfully tranquil location behind Swanpool Nature Reserve and just a ten minute walk from Swanpool beach, this modern, spacious family house is the perfect loca...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £540 - £1830 *

* Includes

  • 45% off

    16 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017

    £1255.50 £690.53

  • 20% off

    5 Jan 2018 - 12 Jan 2018

    £549.00 £439.20

  • 20% off

    19 Jan 2018 - 26 Jan 2018

    £549.00 £439.20

2 bedroom, rural cottage near the beach near Lamorna Cove, Cornwall.


Fancy a soak in a cedar-clad hot tub under the stars? Look no further, Sanctuary Cottage offers this and more. The spacious and comfortable open plan accommodation is all on one le...

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

Price per week £554 - £1785 *

* Includes

  • 20% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £1273.12 £1018.40

  • 20% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £1273.12 £1018.40

2 bedroom holiday cottage with sea views in Penzance, West Cornwall.


This cosy terraced cottage is set beside the busy seafront of Penzance promenade. Warm and snug, with low ceilings and the added bonus of Sky television (including Sky Sports) and ...

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £348 - £771

  • 20% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £628.36 £502.40

  • 20% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £628.36 £502.40

2 bedroom cottage with sea views in the Lizard, West Cornwall.


With amazing views across to Kynance Bay from all the rooms, Frog Rock Cottage not only offers guests one of the best locations on the Lizard, but also a comfortable and very well-...

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sun

Price per week £418 - £805

  • 30% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £710.10 £497.00

  • 30% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £710.10 £497.00

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near the beach in Ventnor, Isle of Wight.


With an interesting history and dating from 1852, Trevessa was once a fishing cottage and overlooks the sea. The sitting-room, dining-room and both bedrooms have beautiful sea view...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £305 - £920

  • 25% off

    22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

    £725.00 £543.75

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in Brixham, Devon.


Located in the heart of Brixham, this delightfully light and airy property is a great family holiday home, especially as your four-legged friends are also very welcome. 1 Apters Hi...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £327 - £1090 *

* Includes

  • 10% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £844.75 £760.50

2 bedroom thatched self catering cottage with sea views in Seaview.


1 Thatched Cottage is a 19th Century cottage by the sea and with wonderful sea views; the thatched roof gives it an old world charm and traditional appeal. Decorated to a high stan...

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

Price per week £350 - £920

  • 30% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £650.00 £455.00

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach near St Ives.


Cornish for ‘dwelling in the valley’, Trenance lies in a peaceful vale close to St Ives’s azure blue seas and white sandy beaches. This pretty reversed level cottage has all you wi...

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

Price per week £357 - £978

  • 10% off

    28 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018

    £766.40 £689.40

2 bedroom holiday cottage near the beach in Coverack, West Cornwall.


One of the little terraced cottages along the street through the picturesque seaside village of Coverack, Penhaven’s unassuming exterior hides a delightful surprise. Step from the ...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £368 - £860

  • 30% off

    21 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017

    £676.80 £473.90

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Yarmouth, Isle of Wight


If you are looking for a traditional cottage, look no further than Blakes Barn. Constructed from Island stone, the charm starts outside Blakes Barn with the beautiful brick work, t...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £371 - £840

  • 15% off

    22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

    £620.00 £527.00

  • 15% off

    29 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018

    £620.00 £527.00

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near the beach in Yarmouth, Isle of Wight.


A really lovely little bungalow, holding true to its seaside location with a nautical feel to the interior styling, Spinnakers is situated on a small private estate within walking ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £372 - £860

  • 15% off

    23 Dec 2017 - 30 Dec 2017

    £648.00 £550.80

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Shaftesbury, Dorset.


Dairyman’s Cottage is traditional yet contemporary, semi-detached and set on a south-facing terrace. The property has a welcoming feel, with a stunning open plan design downstairs,...

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

Price per week £390 - £897

  • 20% off

    22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

    £717.60 £574.40

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near to the beach at Port Isaac.


As you turn off the Atlantic Highway, down towards the coast and into the unspoilt hamlet of Treligga, you will just know that you are going to have a most wonderful holiday. Semi-...

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

Price per week £390 - £915

  • 25% off

    22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

    £717.60 £538.50

2 bedroom cottage near the beach in Perranporth, North Cornwall.


Set in the picturesque hamlet of Bolingey and just a short walk down a pleasant country lane from the golden sands of Perranporth's well-known surfing beach, Lavender Cottage has b...

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

Price per week £391 - £1020

  • 15% off

    21 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017

    £757.95 £644.30

  • 15% off

    28 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018

    £757.95 £644.30

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the sea in Mullion, Cornwall.


Lampra Mill Cottage sits within 14 acres of beautiful grounds, home to an abundance of wildlife, with streams, ponds, fields and woodland which guests are encouraged to explore and...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £398 - £996

  • 10% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £771.90 £694.80

2 bedroom, dog friendly apartment with sea views in Sennen, Cornwall.


See the crashing ocean as you enter this comfortable apartment, set on the seafront at Sennen Cove. Little Bo is the perfect place to enjoy the sea views all year round. The attrac...

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

Price per week £418 - £1074

  • 25% off

    17 Dec 2017 - 24 Dec 2017

    £809.10 £606.75

  • 25% off

    24 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017

    £809.10 £606.75

  • 15% off

    31 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018

    £728.10 £618.88

2 bedroom self catering cottage near Kingsbridge, South Devon.


Foxglove is an exceptionally charming stone-built cottage nestled within 21 acres of the fabulous Stancombe Manor grounds. This picturesque and tranquil setting doesn't just offer ...

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

Price per week £433 - £995

  • 20% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £796.00 £636.80

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with estuary views in Shaldon.


This delightful cottage, with the slipway yards from the front door (hence the name!), has marvellous views across the Teign estuary from the enclosed waterside patio/garden. This ...

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

Price per week £449 - £1156

  • 20% off

    29 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018

    £869.55 £696.00

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Bridport, Dorset.


Nestling in a picturesque valley a fifteen minute drive from the Jurassic Coast, Barbridge Cottage is close to beaches, walks, fossil hunting, country houses, gardens and lovely pu...

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

Price per week £476 - £1191

  • 30% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £923.02 £646.10

3 bedroom holiday apartment near the beach in Fowey, South Cornwall.


With a wonderful heated swimming pool and sauna – indoor, but retractable walls and roof enable it to be open-air in hot weather – and minutes from sandy beaches and National Trust...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £484 - £1680 *

* Includes

  • 20% off

    22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

    £1208.88 £967.20

  • 20% off

    29 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018

    £1208.88 £967.20

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Helston, West Cornwall.


Switch off from the hustle and bustle of daily life and enjoy a well-earned holiday in this very comfortable and incredibly stylish retreat with the added luxury of full under-floo...

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

Price per week £494 - £998

  • 10% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £828.34 £745.20

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the beach in St Agnes, Cornwall.


Aggie Blue is an absolute delight, a light-filled and beautifully styled family house with whitewashed walls and playful pops of bright colour. Set on the edge of the bustling vill...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £518 - £1620 *

* Includes

  • 20% off

    22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017

    £1238.45 £990.40

2 bedroom self catering cottage near the beach in Cowes, Isle of Wight


Solent View is an immaculately presented seaside villa just meters away from the seafront of Gurnard. Each room has been thoughtfully decorated to make you feel relaxed and the ope...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £639 - £1720

  • 10% off

    29 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018

    £695.00 £625.50

4 bedroom cottage with sea views in the Lizard, West Cornwall.


Hidden down a lane on the fringes of the Lizard is a grand Victorian house with spectacular, panoramic sea views across to Old Lizard Head and Kynance Cove. At any time of year, fr...

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

Price per week £911 - £2410 *

* Includes

  • 30% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £2124.90 £1487.50

  • 30% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £2124.90 £1487.50

3 bedroom, cottage near South Molton, North Devon.


Oak Cottage is in a peaceful rural setting at Greendown Farm, an easy drive inland from some of north Devon's most lovely sandy beaches. This family-run farm is in a hilltop positi...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £345 - £750

  • 10% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £611.25 £549.90

  • 10% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £611.25 £549.90

3 bedroom self catering cottage near Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


If you're looking for a taste of village life, then this enchanting end of terrace cottage in pretty St Teath, close to the north Cornish coastline, is just the answer. Within walk...

  • Sleeps 5 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £388 - £1200

  • 10% off

    29 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018

    £834.25 £750.60

2 bedroom self catering cottage near Dartmouth, South Devon.


This beautiful cottage sits proudly within 20 acres of the most stunning private grounds. Little Coombe Cottage has been furnished to the highest of standards; with every last deta...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Thu

Price per week £448 - £1107

  • 20% off

    21 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017

    £940.95 £752.80

3 bedroom self catering cottage in East Cowes, Isle of Wight


Turnstone is a beautifully designed, newly built town house situated overlooking the River Medina on the north coast of the island and within walking distance of Osborne House. Fro...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £495 - £995

  • 10% off

    23 Dec 2017 - 30 Dec 2017

    £824.95 £742.50

  • 10% off

    30 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018

    £824.95 £742.50

4 bedroom cottage with sea views in Port Isaac, North Cornwall.


With a bird’s eye view over the quaint and famous village of Port Isaac, stunning North Light is the perfect holiday destination. This truly unique family home has reversed accommo...

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

Price per week £656 - £1989

  • 10% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 30 Dec 2017

    £988.40 £889.56

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


Right at the water’s edge on the beautiful Percuil River and tucked at the end of a quiet lane, Westward’s tranquil location and stunning views are sublime. Nearly all the rooms ha...

  • Sleeps 8 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £938 - £2890

  • 25% off

    20 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017

    £2017.11 £1512.75

  • 25% off

    27 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018

    £2017.11 £1512.75

5 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage in Honiton, South Devon.


This fabulous 'grand design' barn conversion, near east Devon's famous market town of Honiton, is just a short drive inland from the breathtaking Jurassic Coast between Sidmouth an...

  • Sleeps 10 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £1040 - £2907

  • 20% off

    29 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018

    £2850.00 £2280.00