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Last Minute Cottages 

Whether you are someone who always like to book late and never plan too far in advance or perhaps you’ve just made a last minute decision to escape ‘normal day life’ and fancy a change in scenery, My Favourite Cottages are here to help you find the perfect property to enjoy a last-minute break.

We’ve got a great selection of properties that are just perfect for that last minute getaway, whether it’s for a long weekend, a mid-week break or a week away. We've got properties available to book last minute that are ideal for couples, families and even your four-legged friends across Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Scotland.

Some of our cottages also have some great special offers so you can also save some pennies and treat yourself to a break at amazing value.

Choose from our selection of self-catering properties with late availability below or give us a call on 01271 377 432, we’ll be happy to help you plan your last minute getaway.

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Berry Farm
Berry Farm
Berry Farm

Berry Farm

Torrington

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Devon

Berry Farm is a seven bedroom period farmhouse that is exceptionally spacious throughout to comfortably accommodate up to 16 people. A wealth of traditional period features along with comfortable furnishings and stunning countryside views create a wonderful family friendly and dog friendly holiday home in a truly peaceful and idyllic setting in the Torridge Valley.

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Wow! A £350 saving for a last minute stay w/c 12th October

Sleeps:

16

Bedrooms:

7

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Cophole Farm
Cophole Farm
Cophole Farm

Cophole Farm

Brompton Regis

|

Somerset

Cophole Farm near Wimbleball Lake in the heart of Exmoor is a farm holiday cottage that sleeps 14 people and has 7 bedrooms. If you want a large holiday cottage on Exmoor with numerous walks nearby, dog friendly, perfect for families sharing and on a working farm, Cophole Farm holiday cottage on Exmoor is the prefect retreat.

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Sleeps:

14

Bedrooms:

7

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Dolly's Barn
Dolly's Barn
Dolly's Barn

Dolly's Barn

Ilfracombe

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Devon

Doly’s Barn at Higher Mullacott Farm is a superb six bedroom barn conversion that sleeps up to 11 people. If you are looking for a large holiday cottage with easy access to Woolacombe and yet in a rural farm location with a kids play area, Dolly’s is great. This conversion combines the charm of a traditional Devon barn alongside modern open plan living and a very well equipped kitchen.

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Enjoy a last minute half term break at Dolly's Barn w/c 20th Oct

Sleeps:

11

Bedrooms:

6

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Talland Croft
Talland Croft
Talland Croft

Talland Croft

Crantock

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Cornwall

Talland Croft is a family friendly cottage set in the pretty North Cornwall village of Crantock. This large detatched 5 bedroom holiday home comfortably sleeps up to 10 guests and is within walking distance of both the village centre and its beautiful sandy beach. Bright, spacious and comfortably furnished throughout with its own enclosed garden, it also welcomes dogs. An excellent choice for large groups and families looking for a beach holiday on the Cornish coast.

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Wow, a £230 saving for half term w/c 19th October

Sleeps:

10

Bedrooms:

5

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Pine Lodge
Pine Lodge
Pine Lodge

Pine Lodge

Barnstaple

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Devon

Pine Lodge in Bickington is a large holiday cottage that sleeps 10 people with 5 bedrooms. This impressive spacious house is perfect for families looking for a large, family friendly cottage near Barnstaple with great views out towards Saunton. With a garage that has been converted into a games room, this is ideal for families with children and in a central location, great for access to the beaches and shopping in Barnstaple.

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Enjoy a 10% discount for October half term. Save £175 for 7 nights w/c 20th October.

Sleeps:

10

Bedrooms:

5

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Old Chapel
The Old Chapel
The Old Chapel

The Old Chapel

Barnstaple

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Devon

Beautifully converted from an old congreational chapel, this unique five bedroom holiday cottage is set in a great village location. This bright and spacious property effortlessly combines its past with modern day style. A fantastic family friendly countryside retreat to enjoy long countryside walks, and the North Devon coastline is only a 20 minute drive away.

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Sleeps:

10

Bedrooms:

5

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Braunton Farmhouse
Braunton Farmhouse
Braunton Farmhouse

Braunton Farmhouse

Braunton

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Devon

Set high on the hill overlooking the rolling beautiful countryside above Braunton on the North Devon coast. Braunton Farmhouse is perfectly placed to enjoy the amazing beaches at Saunton Sands, Putsborough, as well as the bustling villages of Braunton and Croyde, both packed with great pubs, bars, and restaurants. With so much to do in the area, particularly for those looking to try some adventure sports or even just walk along the coastal path, this five bedroom property provides the ideal base for large groups wishing to explore the very best of what North Devon has to offer.

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20% off a last minute 7 night stay w/c 12th Oct

Sleeps:

10

Bedrooms:

5

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

South Patchole Farm Cottage
South Patchole Farm Cottage
South Patchole Farm Cottage

South Patchole Farm Cottage

Kentisbury

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Devon

South Patchole Farm is a traditional farmhouse cottage comfortably sleeping up to 9 guests in 4 bedrooms. This wonderful rural retreat surrounded by beautiful unspoilt North Devon countryside provides excellent family friendly self-catering accommodation with plenty of character and charm, ample space and the North Devon coast, Exmoor National Park and a whole host of family attractions all nearby.

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Enjoy a £159 saving at South Patchole when you book 7 nights this half term (w/c 20th Oct)

Sleeps:

9

Bedrooms:

4

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Sunset Beach
Sunset Beach
Sunset Beach

Sunset Beach

Croyde

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Devon

Sunset Beach is a modern 4 bedroom holiday cottage in Croyde. With your own private terrace and rear garden, Sunset Beach is ideal for a family of up to 8 people looking for a holiday cottage in Croyde with a fantastic beach and a great atmosphere in the village centre.Sunset Beach is just a few minutes’ walk down to the beach, enjoy surfing, coasterring and building sand castles in one of the most popular beach holiday locations in Devon.

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Sleeps:

8

Bedrooms:

4

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Fairways West
Fairways West
Fairways West

Fairways West

South Molton

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Devon

Fairways West is a modern 4 bedroom holiday cottage that sleeps 8 people, elegantly finished, modern with traditional Devon features. Combine your holiday in North Devon with the benefits that High Bullen has to offer, swimming pools, the gym, sauna or snooker and don’t forget the stunning golf course with amazing views over the Devon countryside.

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Save £180 on a last minute 7 night stay w/c 12th Oct 2018

Sleeps:

8

Bedrooms:

4

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Oyster Cove
Oyster Cove
Oyster Cove

Oyster Cove

Croyde

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Devon

Oyster Cove is a split level bungalow that sleeps up to 8 people in the beautiful village of Croyde on the North Devon coast. With three bedrooms including a master en-suite and an open plan living area, dining area and kitchen, Oyster Cove is incredibly popular as a family friendly holiday cottage in Croyde. It also welcomes pets.

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Enjoy a last minute break at Oyster cove w/c Fri 12th Oct, now only £440

Sleeps:

8

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Ford Hill Cottage
Ford Hill Cottage
Ford Hill Cottage

Ford Hill Cottage

Kentisbury

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Devon

Ford Hill Cottage is a beautiful 3 bedroom holiday cottage in North Devon in Kentisbury. The location is perfect for families that are looking for a brilliant base to explore the area, set on the edge of Exmoor, Kentisbury is also ideal for the beaches at Woolacombe and Putsborough, Combe Martin is just a short drive away and there are two major family attractions nearby.

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Enjoy a £99 saving on a last minute autumn break w/c 12th Oct

Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

North Street Cottage
North Street Cottage
North Street Cottage

North Street Cottage

Braunton

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Devon

A three-bedroom cottage packed full of character and charm, close to the centre of Braunton is an ideal choice for families wishing to explore North Devon and all that it has to offer. It is only a short walk to the centre of Braunton and its good choice of restaurants, shops, cafes and pubs. For those looking for a beach holiday, the beautiful North Devon coast and the beaches at Saunton, Croyde and Woolacombe are all nearby and popular with families and surfers alike.

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20% saving for a last minute stay w/c 12th Oct 2018

Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Deer View Cottage
Deer View Cottage
Deer View Cottage

Deer View Cottage

South Molton

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Devon

Deer View Cottage is a luxury self catering holiday cottage in North Devon at the High Bullen Golf and Country Club with a stunning golf course, indoor and outdoor heated swimming pool and a gym. This luxury holiday cottage offers open plan living with a fantastic balcony offering amazing views over the Devon countryside, ideal if you love golf, swimming and North Devon.

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Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Lake View Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Lake View Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Lake View Cottage at Lower Aylescott

Lake View Cottage at Lower Aylescott

West Down

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Devon

Lake View Cottage is a wonderful spacious family friendly cottage with lovely lake and countryside views. The accommodation for this three- bedroom countryside holiday home benefits from being all on one level and includes a large open plan living area with a wood burning stove, three well-presented bedrooms and its own private terrace. Set just outside the village of West Down, it’s in an ideal location to explore both the surrounding countryside and the stunning North Devon coastline and beaches.

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Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Duror Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Duror Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Duror Cottage at Lower Aylescott

Duror Cottage at Lower Aylescott

West Down

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Devon

Duror Cottage at Lower Aylescott is a wonderful ‘home-from-home’ choice for friends and families looking for a relaxing countryside holiday in North Devon. This three-bedroom cottage provides a lovely mix of character with modern day style in a quiet countryside setting just outside the North Devon village of West Down. The North Devon coast and beaches, plus many local family attractions are also within easy reach.

A 15% saving for all last-minute holidays booked at Duror Cottage. This late availability discount only applies to all 7 night last minute stays booked 14 days before arrival.

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15% saving on October last minute breaks

Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Clover Yurt at CuckoDown Farm
Clover Yurt at CuckoDown Farm
Clover Yurt at CuckoDown Farm

Clover Yurt at CuckoDown Farm

Ottery St. Mary

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Devon

With the added luxury of a double bed, two sofa beds, hot showers, a well-equipped kitchen, wood-burning stove and compost loo, Clover yurt is furnished to a high standard throughout to offer the very best glamping experience. With fun on the farm, where ponies, chickens, acres of private meadows, its own woodland and streams provide plenty of entertainment for all on-site, yet there is still plenty to do and see nearby. Days to the beach can be enjoyed at the nearby Jurassic coastline, particularly at the popular East Devon seaside resort of Sidmouth. Nearby popular attractions include Bicton Park, Easton House and for the kids Crealy Adventure Park.

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Sleeps:

6

Bedrooms:

0

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Crooked Lake Cottage
Crooked Lake Cottage
Crooked Lake Cottage

Crooked Lake Cottage

Bideford

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Devon

Crooked Lake Cottage is a 3 bedroom self catering cottage in the North Devon countryside that sleeps up to 5 people. This pretty stone built cottage provides cosy accommodation with a gorgeous lounge featuring an inglenook fireplace and wood burner. Nested in beautiful countryside, Crooked Lake is a perfect retreat if you are looking for a peaceful location and yet has plenty to do and see nearby and is within easy reach of the coast and glorious beaches.

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Enjoy a last minute October half term break saving (both w/c 20th Oct & 27th Oct)

Sleeps:

5

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Mill Wheel at Wheel Farm
Mill Wheel at Wheel Farm
Mill Wheel at Wheel Farm

Mill Wheel at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

Mill Wheel is a charming two storey cottage with 3 bedrooms, sleeps 5. The cottage benefits from a lovely open plan living space which opens onto a private patio and garden.The cottage shares an indoor, heated pool and Sauna as well as a tennis court and children's play area. The cottage is near the pretty North Devon fishing village of Combe Martin and the beaches at Woolacombe and Putsborough.

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20% saving on a last minute autumn break

Sleeps:

5

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Byre at Wheel Farm
The Byre at Wheel Farm
The Byre at Wheel Farm

The Byre at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

The Byre at Wheel Farm is a 3 bedroom stone built cottage that sleeps 5 people and is pet free. A two storey barn conversion, the Byre is modern throughout with a gorgeous wood burner in the open plan lounge that keeps the whole house warm in the winter. With the benefit of an indoor swimming pool and children’s play area, The Byre at Wheel Farm is great for families looking for a child friendly cottage with fantastic views out towards North Devon from the bedrooms.

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Save 20% on a last minute booking early October

Sleeps:

5

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Quantock Hills Apartments
Quantock Hills Apartments
Quantock Hills Apartments

Quantock Hills Apartments

Taunton

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Somerset

There are two apartments in the South Wing of Crowcombe Court in the Quantocks in Somerset. Both apartments are beautifully finished with huge ceilings making them bright and airy, sympathetic to the building with period furniture. Each apartment sleeps five people in 3 bedrooms and all are tastefully appointed. Dogs are welcome at the Crowcombe Court apartments with the Orchard garden available for them where they can be let off the lead. A great location for the Quantocks, the North Somerset coast and Exmoor.

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Sleeps:

5

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Shippen Cottage at Wheel Farm
Shippen Cottage at Wheel Farm
Shippen Cottage at Wheel Farm

Shippen Cottage at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

Shippen Cottage is a 3 bedroom cottage at Wheel Farm with one double and two single bedrooms and is dog friendly.This two storey holiday cottage near Combe Martin in North Devon is great if you need separate bedrooms for the children with all of the facilities to keep them entertained including an indoor swimming pool and outdoor play area. With two great family attractions nearby and Woolacombe beach about 8 miles away, Wheel Farm is ideal for a family holiday in North Devon.

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20% last minute saving for a 7 night stay w/c 19th Oct (now priced at £420)

Sleeps:

5

Bedrooms:

3

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Rock Cottage
Rock Cottage
Rock Cottage

Rock Cottage

Barnstaple

|

Devon

Rock Cottage is a chocolate box thatched holiday cottage near Barnstaple in the village of Goodleigh and sleeps 4 people with 2 bedrooms. A cob built cottage with thick walls, Rock Cottage is cool in the summer and warm in the winter, a beautiful and unique holiday home with modern facilities including Wi-Fi and flatscreen tv. Ideal for access to Barnstaple, being a short drive away, and the North Devon beaches.

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Enjoy a £99 saving at Rock Cottage for an autumn break w/c 12th Oct

Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Braefoot at Lower Aylescott Cottages
Braefoot at Lower Aylescott Cottages
Braefoot at Lower Aylescott Cottages

Braefoot at Lower Aylescott Cottages

West Down

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Devon

Braefoot Cottage is one of six renovated holiday lets at Lower Aylescott Cottages located just outside the picturesque North Devon village of West Down, home to a fantastic village shop and pub. This delightful cottage sleeps 4 guests in two bedrooms and offers the perfect base for families who are holidaying with young children. There is plenty of charm and character combined with modern day furnishings and comforts to offer excellent self-catering accommodation. The award winning beaches at Woolacombe, the popular Victorian seaside of Ilfracombe, local family attractions such as Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park and Exmoor Zoo are all just a short drive away.

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15% on a last minute break this October

Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Linhay at Wheel Farm
The Linhay at Wheel Farm
The Linhay at Wheel Farm

The Linhay at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

The Linhay at Wheel Farm is a pet free holiday cottage that sleeps four and is set one storey. With an open plan design, the Linhay is ideal if you are looking for a family holiday cottage near Combe Martin as a base to explore. With Exmoor in one direction and the beaches in the other, two great attractions and Combe Martin and Ilfracombe just a short drive away, It also benefits from an indoor swimming pool, play area and wide open grounds to explore.

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20% saving on a last minute week stay from Fri 12th Oct (now priced at £336)

Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Dairy at Wheel Farm
The Dairy at Wheel Farm
The Dairy at Wheel Farm

The Dairy at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

Dairy Cottage at Wheel Farm is a 2 bedroom self catering farm holiday cottage that is single storey and pet friendly on the edge of Combe Martin. Dairy Cottage also benefits from the use of an indoor heated swimming pool with a sauna and kids play area. Combe Martin is a great location for a family holiday, an easy drive to the beach at Woolacombe and with 2 major family attractions nearby.

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Enjoy a £105 discount on a family break w/c 19th Oct 2018

Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Devon Beach Court
Devon Beach Court
Devon Beach Court

Devon Beach Court

Woolacombe

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Devon

Devon Beach Court is a two bedroom second floor modern apartment in Woolacombe in North Devon with fantastic views over the beach. One of the most popular locations for a holiday in North Devon, Devon Beach Court offers a private balcony with sea views and modern furnishings throughout, perfect for a family of four.

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Save 30% on a last minute October break . Enjoy a 7 night stay w/c 19th Oct for £420.75

Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Lower Leys Cottage
Lower Leys Cottage
Lower Leys Cottage

Lower Leys Cottage

Withypool

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Somerset

Lower Leys Cottage is in the heart of Exmoor near Withypool, a gorgeous cottage in north Somerset that sleeps four people with one double and one twin bedroom. Lower Leys is great for a family of four seeking a rural cottage to explore Exmoor, you really couldn’t be more centrally located with some fantastic walks nearby and dogs are welcome!

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Save £99 on a last minute Oct break w/c 19th Oct

Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Smithy Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Smithy Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Smithy Cottage at Lower Aylescott

Smithy Cottage at Lower Aylescott

West Down

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Devon

Smithy Cottage at Lower Aylescott is a lovely cosy cottage set in a wonderful quiet and peaceful location surrounded by beautiful North Devon countryside but still within easy access to the coast. An ideal choice for couples and families wishing to enjoy both Devon's beaches and glorious countryside.

Enjoy a last minute break at Smithy Cottage ar Lower Aylescott. This cosy countryside cottage offers a fantastic 15% discount on all last minute holidays booked within 14 days of arrival.

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15 % saving on autumn last minute breaks

Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott
Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott

Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott

West Down

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Devon

Tastefully furnished throughout, Blare Cottage at Lower Aylescott proudly offers comfortable accommodation for up to four guests. This two- bedroom countryside property set in a valley, just outside the small North Devon village of West Down is also close to the coast and the beaches at Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton. Both Braunton and Ilfracombe nearby offer a great selection of restaurant, pubs and cafes. Blare Cottage is an excellent choice for those looking for a quiet break still close to the coast.

Book a last-minute break at Blare Cottage and enjoy a 15% last minute saving. This discount only applies to all last-minute holidays booked within 14 days of arrival.

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15% saving on autumn last minute breaks

Sleeps:

4

Bedrooms:

2

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

The Garden Cottage
The Garden Cottage
The Garden Cottage

The Garden Cottage

Torrington

|

Devon

The Garden Cottage in Kingscott near Torrington in North Devon is aptly named, with a beautiful garden surrounding this one bedroom romantic holiday cottage and is also just a short drive to one of the country's finest gardens at RHS Rosemoor. The Garden Cottage is perfect for couples looking for a romantic getaway in a secuded spot. It's also just a short drive to the famous RHS Rosemoor, if yiu love gardens with one of the country’s finest gardens an easy drive.

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Enjoy a 10% last minute discount for w/c 12th Oct, now priced at £265.50

Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Upper Mill at Wheel Farm
Upper Mill at Wheel Farm
Upper Mill at Wheel Farm

Upper Mill at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

|

Devon

Upper Mill at Wheel Farm is a one bedroom holiday cottage that sleeps two, converted from a water mill and on the first floor of the building. Upper Mill has plenty of space with high ceilings and an open plan feel, it's warm, cosy and well presented with a modern kitchen, dining area and lounge with a wood burner for the winter. Enjoy the indoor swimming pool or explore Combe Martin and North Devon, an ideal base for a couple.

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£63 saving on an early October break w/c 12th Oct

Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Hayloft at Wheel Farm
Hayloft at Wheel Farm
Hayloft at Wheel Farm

Hayloft at Wheel Farm

Combe Martin

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Devon

The Hayloft is a dog friendly one bedroom holiday cottage near Combe Martin in North Devon that sleeps 2 people. With the use of an indoor swimming pool and other facilities, the Hayloft is great for a couple looking for a spacious and modern character cottage complete with a wood burner.

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£79 saving on a last minute break at Hayloft w/c 19th Oct

Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

Lochend
Lochend
Lochend

Lochend

Applecross

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Scotland

Lochend Cottage in Milton near Applecross in Scotland is a superb single bedroom holiday cottage that is spacious and offers great views from the patio over the Loch. A former workers cottage, the cottage offers a modern kitchen, gorgeous bedroom with a four poster bed and warm and comfy living room. If you are looking for a romantic holiday cottage for two in a beautiful location in Scotland with great views, Lochend is ideal.

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Enjoy a last minute half term break at Lochend, now priced at £403.75 (over £70 saving)

Sleeps:

2

Bedrooms:

1

Dogs

Large

Beach

Pool

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