Short Breaks in England - Accommodation in England for Short Breaks

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England Short BreaksTaking short breaks in England is becoming more popular every year. Travel just a few miles away from home, and you'll be surprised by the sheer wealth of amazing places to see.

From the world-famous attractions of London, to the quaint countryside of the Cotswolds, you can enjoy fantastic holidays without jetting off on expensive flights.

We have a vast range of holiday rentals throughout England, from apartments in the South East to farmhouses in the West Country. Wherever you want to go, and whatever you want to do, HomeAway will find the perfect accommodation to make your getaway extra special.

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Short Breaks in West Country Short Breaks in West Country


From the dramatic coastlines of Cornwall to the rolling hills of Devon, short breaks in the West Country promise outstandingly beautiful scenery.

The area boasts deep forests, sparkling seas, and a range of picturesque hamlets awash with fantastic attractions. You'll discover ancient stone circles and iron age villages, as well as contemporary marvels such as the Eden Project. Try your hand at exciting activities, sample delicious local cuisine, or discover world-famous art galleries - in the West Country, anything's possible.

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London Short Breaks Short Breaks in London


England's capital offers so much to see and do, that you can enjoy short breaks in London whatever the time of year. World-famous attractions are plentiful, including Big Ben, the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey.

Shopaholics will delight in famous stores such as Harrods and Harvey Nichols, as well as the colourful markets in Portobello and Spitalfields. Whether you want to peruse internationally-acclaimed museums, or stroll around the shops in China Town, London is an exciting destination for every kind of traveller.

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Cumbria Short Breaks Short Breaks in Cumbria


Cumbria and the Lake District have inspired writers and artists for centuries, from William Wordsworth's wonderful poems to Beatrix Potter's iconic stories. It's no surprise to find that this source of inspiration is scenery, as Cumbria boasts some of the UK's most beautiful and romantic landscapes.

Traverse mountains, valleys and moorlands, or gaze in wonder at the area's sixteen sparkling lakes. Of course, if you're in search of exciting activities, short breaks in Cumbria are equally ideal. From classic hill walks to kayaking, Cumbria's great outdoors certainly won't fail to enthrall.

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Cotswolds Cottages Short Breaks in the Cotswolds


Famous for honey-coloured villages, picturesque scenery and quintessential English charm, short breaks in the Cotswolds are a wonderful choice. Days can easily be spent lazing in the garden of a traditional pub, or watching wildlife in the sunshine at the Cotswold Farm Park.

There are also plenty of historical attractions for those in search of culture, including elegant Regency homes and towering religious architecture. For those in need of rest and relaxation, there's truly no better destination.

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Short Breaks in the South East Short Breaks in the South East


From Canterbury in Kent to Brighton in Sussex, short breaks in the South East can take you to a diverse range of destinations. You can opt for a traditional seaside holiday, a historical adventure in Hastings, or even a quaint countryside break in Chichester. The White Cliffs of Dover are one of the UK's most iconic landmarks, and looking out to the English Channel will provide you with all the rejuvenation you need.

When looking for a diverse and dynamic destination, look no further than England's marvellous South East.

Fantastic holidays can be had at home whatever the time of year. Festivals and events are held throughout the seasons, and English destinations proffer different merits every month. Perhaps you want to spend the summer in the Lake District, or enjoy the sites of London during the winter months? With cheap travel options and plenty of free activities, you can afford to have an amazing holiday for less.

By booking private accommodation you can save even more money, so you can truly enjoy your holiday to the fullest. Whether you want a cottage in the countryside or an apartment by the sea, book short breaks in England with the help of HomeAway.

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Holiday Rentals in England

Traditional 300 years old Somerset Farmhouse with original features

First time on rental market, Box Farm is over three hundred years old and still retains many original features, although the house has been renovated to a very high standard. Three of the bedrooms have vaulted ceilings with wonderful open beams. I...

Jackdaw Quarry Lodge. 5 Star Eco Lodge. Spectacular views over Jackdaw Quarry

5 STAR VISITENGLAND RATING Boasting amazing views of the Yorkshire Dales, the Lakeland Fells and the spectacular sunsets over Morecambe Bay, Jackdaw Quarry Lodge is one of a handful of stunning eco lodges set on a hillside above the clear, blue w...

Delightful Apartments in Cotswold village of Bourton.

Magnolia Cottage is located within the center of the beautiful village of Bourton, just 2 minutes easy walk from the river, shops & restaurants. Magnolia Apartments are all located on the property of Magnolia Cottage they are First floor Apartment...

Spacious Barn Conversion With Free Unlimited Wi-Fi Close To Chester

Hillside house is a detached brick built barn conversion in the heart of the Cheshire Plain. Ideal for a romantic getaway or as a base for activities or sightseeing. Guests enjoy a full length picture window which frames uninterrupted views of the...

5 The Quay

5 The Quay commands an enviable location perched on Brixham Harbour. It is the ideal place to enjoy the atmosphere of this historic fishing town with the convenience of a central location. The Golden Hind replica is almost within touching distance...

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