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August Bank Holiday Cottages

Whatever the occasion we have an incredible house for you

There’s no better time to make the most of the beautiful UK summer than August bank holiday weekend. Falling at the end of the summer holidays for schools, the August bank holiday is the perfect weekend for a getaway with the whole family or all your friends.

Heated outdoor pools, tennis courts, hot tubs – what more could you ask for when celebrating the last of the summer weather? Gather your family and friends and head to one of the most loved holiday destinations for a long weekend, or long week at the end of August.

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The Barns

The Barns

Stunning barns in Hereford complete with cinema room and hot tub
Sleeps 40 to 48Herefordshire
Midweek - £9,300
Birkmere Hall Estate

Birkmere Hall Estate

Stunning Grade I listed estate surrounding the Lake District
Sleeps 30 to 44Lake District
Midweek - £6,500
Hilltop Hall

Hilltop Hall

Eccentric, eclectic house for groups in sleepy Welsh woodlands
Sleeps 6 to 32North Wales
Midweek - £2,500
The Old Mill, Hayloft and Byre

The Old Mill, Hayloft and Byre

Beautiful barn with games room, private walled garden and hot tub
Sleeps 24 to 28Herefordshire
Midweek - £5,650
Godolphin Hall

Godolphin Hall

Luxury Welsh borders family home for 28 with spa, tennis and gym.
Sleeps 28Llansantffraid, Wales
Midweeks from £4,900
Elephant & Castle

Elephant & Castle

Party house close to Birmingham and Stratford with hot tub and bar
Sleeps 6 to 24Warwickshire
Midweek - £1,750
The Fitz

The Fitz

Spectacular Lakeland home with games barn, hot tub and barbie lodge.
Sleeps 16 to 24Cockermouth, Lake District
Midweek - £3,450
Birkmere Hall

Birkmere Hall

Award-winning Grade I listed fortified manor in the Lake District
Sleeps 24Lake District
Midweek - £3,740
Goodnestone Park

Goodnestone Park

Informally elegant Kent stately home in landscaped 15-acre gardens.
Sleeps 24Goodnestone, Kent
Midweeks from £7,560
The Art House

The Art House

17-acre Sussex country estate with indoor pool, sauna and tennis.
Sleeps 16 to 24West Sussex
Midweek - £6,750
River Glaslyn House

River Glaslyn House

Huge, homely mansion in a lovely village in the shadow of Snowdon
Sleeps 18 to 22Gwynedd, Wales
Week - £2,500
2 night weekend - £1,750
3 night weekend - £1,850
Midweeks from £1,700
High Barn

High Barn

Fabulous Suffolk barn with hot tub and games room
Sleeps 6 to 22Suffolk
Midweek - £3,355
The Grange

The Grange

Heated outdoor pool, hot tub, sauna, tennis court and more
Sleeps 6 to 20Somerset
Week - £5,200
2 night weekend - £3,000
3 night weekend - £3,900
Midweek - £2,400
Keepers

Keepers

Luxury Fylde house sleeping 20 with hot tub, steam room and woods
Sleeps 6 to 20Little Plumpton, Blackpool
Midweek - £3,200
The Wholehouse

The Wholehouse

Spectacular Brecon farmhouse for 20 with hot tub and cinema room.
Sleeps 4 to 20Brecon, Wales
Midweeks from £3,500
Croft House

Croft House

Heated pool, games room, cellar celebration room, lovely gardens
Sleeps 14 to 20Devon
Midweek - £4,450
The Stables and Granary

The Stables and Granary

Gorgeous barn with games room, hot tub, incredible countryside views
Sleeps 16 to 20Herefordshire
Midweek - £3,750
Grove Farm

Grove Farm

Rural Buckinghamshire escape for 15 just 45 minutes from London.
Sleeps 15 to 19Buckinghamshire
Midweek - £5,300
Riverside Mill

Riverside Mill

Secluded Shropshire mill conversion with hot tub and games room.
Sleeps 6 to 19Shropshire
Midweek - £2,000
Lakeside House

Lakeside House

A stunning house on the edge of Lake Windermere, amazing views
Sleeps 18Lake District
Week - £14,550
3 night weekend - £10,900
Midweeks from £10,900
Peak Hall

Peak Hall

Classic country manor in the heart of the Peak District
Sleeps 6 to 18Peak District
Midweeks from £3,000
Ewelme Manor

Ewelme Manor

Lovely Georgian house with heated outdoor pool and home cinema
Sleeps 14 to 18Gloucestershire
2 night weekend - £5,250
3 night weekend - £5,250
Sky Tower

Sky Tower

Unique former Suffolk water tower with roof terrace and cinema
Sleeps 6 to 18Suffolk
Midweek - £4,300
Burrow Retreat

Burrow Retreat

Stunning period Somerset home with great tech and two hot tubs
Sleeps 15 to 17Somerset
Midweek - £2,800
Toad Hall

Toad Hall

Essex Tudor escape with heated pool, pool house and tennis
Sleeps 16Essex
Midweeks from £8,360
The Pool House

The Pool House

Acres of gracious English living in a Malvern Hills manor house
Sleeps 6 to 16Malvern Hills, Worcestershire
Midweeks from £4,150
Park Avenue

Park Avenue

Elegant, contemporary country house near Chester with hot tub and cinema room
Sleeps 14Chester
Midweek - £3,500
White Rose Hall

White Rose Hall

5-bedroom Yorkshire house with a wonderful sprinkling of wow.
Sleeps 12 to 14South Milford, Leeds
Week - £3,650
2 night weekend - £2,350
3 night weekend - £2,650
Midweeks from £2,350
Countryside Cottage and Spa

Countryside Cottage and Spa

Traditional meets contemporary in 5-star Wiltshire escape with spa
Sleeps 12Edington, Wiltshire
Midweeks from £6,000
The Hollies

The Hollies

Glamorous Grade-II Hampshire designer haven with hot tub
Sleeps 10 to 12Hampshire
Midweek - £2,250
South Downs Farm

South Downs Farm

Glorious slice of rural England in Hampshire with heated pool
Sleeps 10Hampshire
Midweek - £3,000
The Old Cottage

The Old Cottage

Cosy yet contemporary cottage in the Oxfordshire Cotswolds
Sleeps 6Oxfordshire
Midweek - £1,500
Little Bickley

Little Bickley

Stylish three-bedroom Somerset cottage with hot tub
Sleeps 6Somerset
Midweek - £1,200
Rose Cottage

Rose Cottage

Cosy Gloucestershire cottage for two with shared tennis and pool
Sleeps 2Gloucestershire
Weeks from £850
2 night weekends from £500
3 night weekends from £600
Midweeks from £500

Luxury cottage breaks for August bank holiday

With the long summer holiday coming to an end, a mini break to unwind and relax before heading back to work and school is the ultimate way to round off the summer in some of the best spots the UK has to offer.

From the quaint tranquility of the Cotswolds to the bright and lively coast of Devon, we have luxury holiday homes in every beautiful corner of England and Wales. Take up surfing in the Cornish waves or dig out your walking boots for a mini break in the Lakes! Wherever you’re dreaming of for your August bank holiday staycation, we’ve got it covered.

Plan your unforgettable mini break - get in touch

Travelling in a large group? Perhaps you’re reuniting with the whole family for the weekend? Or maybe you’re heading on a cottage break with just a few close friends? At kate & tom’s, we have holiday rentals for every group size, so no one feels left out. Not even your four-legged friends with our selection of dog-friendly holiday homes!

We’ve planned countless August bank holiday getaways for friends and families alike and we’re ready to help you. Tell us your requirements and must-haves and we’ll find you the ideal backdrop for your next mini break.