Holidays in May

There are so many reasons to book holidays in May: you'll find beautiful weather around the world, as well as reasonably-priced flights and accommodation. Destinations are also less crowded than during summer holidays , meaning you can truly relax when visiting major attractions. Whether you want to a take a short break in Cornwall or enjoy a fortnight in Fuerteventura, we'll find you the best budget-friendly holiday accommodation. What are you waiting for? Beat the crowds and start planning your May vacation.

  • May holidays in Majorca

    For sun-drenched holidays in May, look no further than Majorca. This is the ideal time to enjoy the island at its best, as the weather begins to warm up and the crowds are still at home.
    Party animals should head to the likes of Magaluf and Palma, two neighbouring resorts that boast some of the world's best nightclubs.
    Families and couples can still enjoy these lively locations however - there are plenty of quaint bars and restaurants during May.
    This is also the perfect time for snorkelling and scuba diving, and little ones will love the warm, balmy sunshine.
    Villas in Majorca
  • May holidays in Cornwall

    Holidays in May don't get much better than a break to sunny Cornwall. The area's warm temperature and gentle breeze provide the perfect weather to enjoy Cornwall's wealth of activities.
    With more coastline than any other county, Cornwall features some of the country's best beaches and dramatic cliffs - so where better for surfing, hiking, walking and climbing? Of course, for the less adventurous amongst you there are still plenty of attractions on offer, including the May Day celebrations.
    From the Furry Dance of Helston to the Obby Oss of Padstow, the Cornish sure know how to celebrate the beginning of summer.

    Holidays in Cornwall

  • May holidays in Fuerteventura

    For sunshine, sea and sand, choose Fuerteventura holidays in May. The second largest of the Canary Islands, this is the ideal place to find cheap holidays with plenty to do.

    Families can choose accommodations next to any one of the island's 150 beaches, and easily spend their days lazing on the golden sands. Of course, that doesn't mean the adventurous aren't catered for - this is also the windsurfing capital of the world. Whether you want to relax on a sheltered beach in Caleta de Fuste, or have fun at a water park in Corralejo, Fuerteventura is a great destination this May.

    Fuerteventura rentals

  • May holidays in Vendee

    Just three hours drive from the ferry port of St. Malo, Vendée in France is ideally located for UK tourists. Holidays in May here are a relaxing, laid-back affair, ideal for families and couples alike.

    The region has vast stretches of sand for the kids, historical sites for couples, and golf courses and spas to appease mum and dad. Saint Gilles Croix-de-Vie is a popular destination, renowned for its sardine fishing and wonderful seafood restaurants. Whether you want an apartment on the banks of the Vendée River, or a villa in the market town of Challans, we've got it covered at HomeAway

    Holidays in Vendee

  • May holidays in Provence

    Some of the best holidays in May are to be had in Provence, a perfect destination for this time of year. The weather is warm, the landscapes are blossoming, and the Cannes Film Festival takes place.

    Whilst some screenings and events are reserved for the film elite, the public are able to visit a range of exciting attractions. The Cinéma de la Plage, or Cinema on the beach, is available to the non-accredited public, and open-air screenings are regularly held. There are also wine and music festivals to enjoy throughout Provence, as well as the sites in Nice, Avignon, and sun-drenched St. Tropez.

    Holidays in Provence

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