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October Half Term Holidays UK

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A detached thatched cottage resting in Whitchurch Canonicorum, Dorset. Large garden. Pet-friendly. Woodburning stove. Charmouth 2.7 miles; Lyme Regis 5.5 miles; Seaton 14.1 miles. (Ref. 1106155)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine

7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £907 £766

  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
  • PetsYes

    4.9

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Beautifully furnished, luxury shepherd's hut.Located next to the lake at Highrigg, near the Cumbria village of Wetheral. Open country views. Close to Hadrian's Wall. Decked area with hot tub. Carlisle 8.3 miles. (Ref. 1002051)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Hot Tub

7 nights from Fri 18th Oct was £1066 £834

  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsYes

    4.6

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A fantastic detached cottage near Salcombe and within easy reach of the South Devon coastline. Pet-friendly, near a beach, WIFI, wood burner. (Ref. 995333)

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7 nights from Thu 31st Oct was £765 £700

  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
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    4.9

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A splendid one-bedroom single-storey cottage settled in Alfreton near Oakerthorpe, Derbyshire. Pet and child friendly. Hot tub. Off-road parking. Crich 2.8 miles; Matlock 8.3 miles. (Ref. 991273)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Hot Tub
  • Washing machine
  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Fri 25th Oct was £700 £593

  • Sleeps8
  • Bedrooms4
  • PetsNo

    4.7

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A delightful Victorian Lakeland cottage, resting in the centre of the historic town of Keswick, Cumbria. Central heating. Period features. Bassenthwaite 7 miles, Ullswater 15 miles. (Ref. 1011668)

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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Sun 20th Oct £1231

  • Sleeps6
  • Bedrooms3
  • PetsNo

    4.8

    Outstanding

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A delightful traditional Welsh Barn conversion on the outskirts of Abergele, Conwy. Dog-friendly. Hot tub. Enclosed garden. Colwyn Bay 7.4 miles; Conwy 14.4 miles; Llandudno 14.6 miles. (Ref. 1124629)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
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  • Sleeps6
  • Bedrooms3
  • PetsYes

    4.8

    Outstanding

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An attractive single-storey holiday home in the Waveney Valley near Bungay in Suffolk. Accessible. Rural views. Parking. WiFi. Welcome gift. Family-friendly. Pet-friendly. Bungay 3.6 miles. Aldeburgh 26.2 miles; Orford 28 miles; Felixstowe 43.3 miles. (Ref. 1116912)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Dishwasher
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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £762 £690

  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsNo

    4.7

    Outstanding

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An attractive split-level apartment in Southwold, Suffolk. Great location. Family-friendly. Parking. WiFi. Welcome gift. Aldeburgh 17.7 miles; Orford 24.2 miles; Felixstowe 39.6 miles. (Ref. 1116898)

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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £864 £826

  • Sleeps18
  • Bedrooms8
  • PetsYes

    4.7

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A beautiful character property situated in its own grounds on the outskirts of Southrepps on the Norfolk Coast. Open fires. Countryside views. Pet-friendly. Cromer, 5 miles. (Ref. 1004107)

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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £3310 £2762

  • Sleeps13
  • Bedrooms6
  • PetsNo
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  • Games room

7 nights from Thu 31st Oct £4599

  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
  • PetsYes
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Perched in Monknash near Llantwit Major, South Glamorgan is this sweet, single-storey barn conversion. Ground-floor living. Couples retreat. Pet-friendly. Close to amenities and a beach. Bridgend 6.4 miles; Cowbridge 7.0 miles; Cardiff 23.5 miles. (Ref. 1114657)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom

7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £589 £526

  • Sleeps6
  • Bedrooms3
  • PetsNo
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7 The Village is a stunning, whitewashed property resting in West Hallam near Stanley, Derbyshire. Near Peak District National Park. Heated swimming pool. Stanley Common 1.2 miles; Derby 7.5 miles; Nottingham 9.9 miles. (Ref. 1144591)

  • Wi-fi
  • Swimming pool
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Dishwasher

7 nights from Sat 2nd Nov was £723 £692

  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsNo

    5.0

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A stylish converted barn tucked away on the outskirts of Kirton in Lincolnshire. Countryside views. Boston 6 miles; Sleaford 20.2 miles; King's Lynn 31 miles. (Ref. 984193)

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  • Electric vehicle charging
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7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £900 £692

  • Sleeps8
  • Bedrooms4
  • PetsYes

    4.7

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A delightful holiday home a stone's throw away from the beach in Mablethorpe, Lincolnshire. Hot tub. Dog-friendly. Enclosed garden. Close to beach. Off-road parking. Louth 15.4 miles; Skegness 17.2 miles. (Ref. 1124920)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Hot Tub
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £959 £916

  • Sleeps11
  • Bedrooms6
  • PetsYes

    5.0

    Perfect

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Comfortable family house over three floors in South Zeal. Outdoor swimming pool. Big grounds. Wood burning stoves. Dartmoor village location. Belstone 5 miles. (Ref. 975834)

  • Wi-fi
  • Off-road parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Baby-friendly
  • Games room

7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £1600 £1517

  • Sleeps8
  • Bedrooms4
  • PetsNo

    4.7

    Outstanding

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Stunning detached house just outside of Ashby-de-la-Zouch in Leicestershire. Woodburner. Three storeys. WiFi. Exposed beams. (Ref. 975789)

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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £760 £719

  • Sleeps8
  • Bedrooms4
  • PetsYes

    4.9

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A superb stone-built cottage resting in Faceby, North Yorkshire. En-Suite bedrooms. In a National Park. Woodburning stove. Stokesley 5.2 miles; Osmotherley 5.9 miles; Northallerton 12.2 miles. (Ref. 1097690)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
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7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £1158 £1089

  • Sleeps2
  • Bedrooms1
  • PetsNo

    5.0

    Perfect

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Smartness and style in an Old Dairy a few miles from Burford and in a stunning village. Great pub around the corner and walks aplenty! (Ref. 988797)

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  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Fri 1st Nov was £792 £784

  • Sleeps3
  • Bedrooms2
  • PetsNo

    4.9

    Outstanding

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A lovely mid-terrace cottage resting in a quiet part of Skipton. Gas fire. WiFi. Enclosed garden. Grassington 9.7 miles; Harrogate 22.5 miles. (Ref. 1016932)

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  • Washing machine

7 nights from Fri 18th Oct was £577 £564

  • Sleeps6
  • Bedrooms3
  • PetsYes

    4.6

    Outstanding

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Stone three bedroom cottage near Bridport. Dog friendly. Lawned garden, BBQ/Fire Bowl. . Sleep 6. (Ref. 994548)

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  • Baby-friendly

7 nights from Sat 2nd Nov was £780 £738

Just because we're heading into the cooler months of the year doesn't mean you have to cut back on having fun during the October half term holidays in the UK! Take a look at these marvellous lettings and make the most of the crisp, autumnal air in the countryside, catch some of the last-minute warmth along the coast, or simply visit one of Britain's lively cities for an exciting stay; there is so much to choose from.

Why October Half Term Holidays UK?

Make the most of the week-long break and treat yourself and your loved ones to one of these UK breaks in October. This selection of October half term holidays UK will leave you feeling spoilt for choice, with detached holiday homes available for those with children, peaceful lodges for friends, romantic breaks in shepherd's huts, and so much more. Traveling with the kids is ideal in the October half term breaks. Even though the days are getting shorter and the first frost has arrived, it's a perfect time to enjoy one of the great UK breaks in October. With busy summer crowds tucked away for the year, roads are clearer and restaurants have plenty of tables for you to enjoy!

Places to Visit for October Half Term in the UK

Treat your family to an autumn break in the great outdoors for October half term breaks in the UK, such as hiking up the mountains in the Peak District, trying your hand at watersports in the Lake District or partaking in an array of exhilarating adventures in Snowdonia. Perhaps you'd prefer to soak up some sun during your break and travel towards the south, where coastal stays in Cornwall, Devon and Suffolk can be enjoyed. The half-term can also be a great way to spend some quality time with a loved one, why not take them away to the Cotswolds or the Scottish Highlands for a romantic getaway? Bring some excitement to the week and treat the kids to a stay near Thorpe Park or Alton Towers, or you can take the family overseas to Northern Ireland or the Isle of Wight for an unforgettable stay!

Types of Holiday

If you'd prefer to spend half term relaxing at home, but dedicate part of the week to a short stay away, these city breaks or weekend cottage breaks might be perfect for you! Want to spend the October half term with all the family? Browse this array of large holiday cottages and dog friendly holiday cottages. Treat yourself and make your getaway a luxurious one by booking a break at one of the luxury cottages available or choosing one of these holiday lodges and log cabins with hot tubs.