Make school holidays extra special and treat the whole family to a half-term getaway in 2021. Shake off the winter blues in February, soak up the spring sunshine in May or book a late break in October.

With hundreds of unique holiday cottages, campsites, bothies and bunkhouses across England, Northern Ireland and Wales, we’re sure to have the perfect place for your half-term holiday.

Unforgettable family holidays

Fancy searching for shells before breakfast? Spotting deer as you picnic in your garden? Playing board games in front of a crackling fire? When you stay with us, you’re guaranteed a holiday the whole family will remember forever. 

Plus, every time you stay with us you help us to look after the place you’re staying in and contribute to the restoration of other special places too.

A family returning from a walk to Trees holiday cottage, Cumbria

February half term

15 - 19 February 2021 

Get ahead of the game and start planning your 2021 holiday. Why not book a post-Christmas break the whole family can look forward to? Enjoy family bike rides along the coast and walks through frost-covered woodland, then return to your holiday cottage for games in front of the fire, hearty dinners and a cup of hot chocolate.

Three children sitting on a treestump in the woodland of Lacock Abbey in Wiltshire

May half term

31 May – 4 June 2021 

As the sun comes out and the weather warms, May half term is the perfect time to get the whole family outdoors. Whether you’re a beach lover aching for days at the seaside, gearing up for the next big countryside adventure, or simply want to enjoy quality time as a family, our holidays are sure to be a family favourite. Take your pick from beachfront cottages, forest campsites and sprawling country farmhouses.

Family playing with leaves in the autumn at Morden Hall Park, London

October half term

26 - 30 October 2020 

The crunch of leaves beneath your feet, the taste of the fruit harvest and the smell of an open fire – autumn is a feast for the senses. Our cosy holiday cottages offer the perfect base for an October half-term break. Choose from woodland hideaways surrounded by dazzling autumn colour to garden retreats in the grounds of historic houses.


Stay somewhere extraordinary

Need a little more inspiration? Watch our video to see where your next family adventure could take you.

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Start planning your half-term break

Whether it’s just for the weekend, a mid-week break or the full school holiday week, you’re guaranteed an unforgettable break when you spend your half-term holiday with us.