With the warmer months just around the corner, it’s the perfect time of year to start planning your spring getaway. The coast and countryside will be at their most beautiful, and a cottage stay in a new corner of the UK beckons. Whether you fancy a long weekend away, or you're looking for the perfect spot for an Easter or May half term holiday, here’s our guide to the best family cottages for spring with Classic Cottages.

Far View

Sleeps 14 | Cornwall
1 Classic Cottages Far View

Soak up the magic of spring in Cornwall with a stay at Far View. This secluded cottage offers panoramic views of the open countryside and a fantastic outdoor kitchen - perfect for the return to alfresco living. And if you fancy exploring, you’ll find miles and miles of beautiful moorland walks from your front door. Book Far View here.

The Summer House

Sleeps 6 | Cotswolds
1 Classic Cottages  The Summer House

Sitting amongst pear and apple orchards, with glorious views over the Cotswold countryside, The Summer House is quite simply idyllic. This Grade II Listed getaway is brimming with rural charm, from its cosy interiors to its dreamy garden, which is full of colour in the spring. Pack up a picnic and head out to explore the wonderful countryside walks, then stop off at the award-winning local pub for supper. Book The Summer House here.

Cape Wrath Lodge

Sleeps 16 | Scotland
1 Classic Cottages Cape Wrath Lodge

Gather all your family and friends to go on a special adventure this spring with a stay at Cape Wrath Lodge. Sitting in a quiet setting in the Scottish Highlands, there are so many adventures on your doorstep here, from wildlife watching, walking, exploring coves, and visiting magical Cape Wrath. Plus, the lodge has a sauna, massage room, cinema, library and games room - can we stay forever? Book Cape Wrath Lodge here.

The Lodge

Sleeps 8 | Devon
1 Classic Cottages The Lodge

With a spacious lawn and patio, a peaceful countryside setting, and a fantastic location for exploring, The Lodge is perfect for a family holiday this spring. The interiors are beautiful, and the cabin in the garden, complete with a wood burner, is ideal for unwinding after a day of adventures. Book The Lodge here.

Myrtle Cottage

Sleeps 6 | Hampshire
1 Classic Cottages Myrtle Cottage

Sitting in the pretty village of Hamble, this riverside escape is a countryside dream. With an outdoor kitchen, hot tub, fabulous garden, and its own private pontoon, this is just the place for an unforgettable springtime getaway. Book Myrtle Cottage here.


Sleeps 8 | Somerset
1 Classic Cottages Meadowbank

Nestled on the edge of Exmoor National Park, Meadowbank is a beautiful cottage. You’ll have plenty of adventures on your doorstep here, from exploring the west Somerset coastline to disappearing into the National Park for a little while. And from the garden, you can wander down to the free-to-use recreation centre, which includes a tennis court and children’s play area! Book Meadowbank here.

The Blue Hemmel

Sleeps 6 | Northumberland
1 Classic Cottages The Blue Hemmel

Escape to the magical Northumberland countryside for a tranquil stay at The Blue Hemmel. Sitting on the edge of the Kielder Forest, the cottage’s secluded location is perfect for those looking to switch off for a little while. You’ll have acres of countryside to explore and there’s wildlife watching and stargazing opportunities in abundance. Book The Blue Hemmel here.

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March 2024