Holiday cottages for October half-term holidays

Are you thinking about booking an October half-term holiday on the Devon or Cornish coast?

We’ve still got a handful of great Autumn deals available for family-friendly holiday cottages, so if you’re tempted by the prospect of a half-term break somewhere near the sea, check out the beautiful properties still available on our Special Offers page.

To help with your search, we’ve thrown the spotlight on five cottages that are offering great savings for last-minute bookers.


Less than a mile from Salcombe’s sandy beaches, Leigh Hill is the ideal choice for a family retreat. Located at the top of this popular seaside town, its stunning sea views make this spacious dwelling such a remarkable getaway.
Special Half Term Week Booking Price:  £1217 |


Repose Cottage, in the pretty fishing village of Polperro, has wonderful views of the sea and harbour. A terraced garden and decked seating area can be enjoyed by all the family, and there’s even a games room!  It’s only a short stroll away from the charming restaurants, inns and shops that line the streets of this delightful Cornish village.
Special Half Term Week Booking Price:  £678 |


Banjo Cottage is an adorable 18th century barn conversion set in the historic fishing port of Looe. Beautifully refurnished, the upper entrance of the cottage opens directly onto the South West Coastal Path upon which walkers enjoy breathtaking views of the Cornish coast.
Special Half Term Week Booking Price:  £517 |


A short walk from the heart of Dartmouth is 6 Mayflower Court. This attractive apartment is furnished to the highest quality and offers stunning views of Dartmouth Harbour. Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it’s little wonder why people make a habit of returning. “A truly amazing apartment, well equipped, excellently located, and a view that’s priceless.”
Special Half Term Week Booking Price:  £615 |


Sea Holly is a pretty seaside cottage on the Thurlestone Sands with enchanting sea views. Bright and well-equipped, this ground floor cottage has its own private patio area that boasts superb outlooks towards Burgh Island. Facilities include; heated swimming pool, sauna and games room.
Special Half Term Week Booking Price:  £607 |