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Pet Friendly Easter Breaks – holiday homes with enclosed gardens

Dog friendly holiday homes for EasterIf you are planning a family break over the Easter Holidays and you want to take your dog with you, there are lots of great pet-friendly self catering properties available across the UK.

This is the perfect time to get away too, with blue skies and sunshine it’s the perfect time for the whole family to embrace the outdoors after a long winter closeted at home!

Take a look at some of our selected pet friendly holiday homes that are great for a weekend break, short break or a full holiday.

If, like us, your dog has a tendency to find ways to explore, you can also refine your search to properties with enclosed gardens such as

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Dog Friendly Holiday Cottages

Dog friendly self catering cottages and holiday homesIf you are looking forward to spending your Easter or Summer holiday playing with your dog on the coast or enjoying the countryside on those long walks, then we have tried to make finding the right self catering accommodation a lot easier.

You have always been able to search Find Cottage Holidays looking for pet friendly self catering but we have now added some extra feature searches.

Now, if like us, your dog likes to ‘explore’ on their own if they see the opportunity, you will love our new search of dog friendly cottages WITH an ENCLOSED GARDEN. An enclosed garden, for most dogs, will mean you can relax in and around your self catering without having to keep your eyes on your dog.

Our new searches will also help you find dog friendly short break accommodation, dog friendly cottages with hot tubs and pet friendly self catering with open fires.  Start your pet friendly self catering search here.

You can also check out our sister site holidays with dogs for some more great pet friendly places to stay.

 

Easter holiday lodges from £200

Easter holidaysWith Spring and Easter just around the corner it finally feels like the time to book  our first UK holiday of the year, but what should be do?

As we want to save a lot of holiday fund for the summer, we are planning to head away in a holiday lodge or log cabin. Perfect for families of all ages and sizes, a lodge offers comfortable accommodation with the countryside right outside your window/door.

What’s more our dog loves it too, being able to wander in and out as they want, a joy after the winter months of being locked down to keep the cold out!

While we quite like getting away from it all in a lodge deep in countryside, we also quite like heading to established holiday parks with lodges as many of them run kids activities throughout the Easter holidays whatever the weather…. perfect!

The good news is that there are some great deals around for this Easter and we have found a whole selection with prices starting from less than £200.  Search for Easter lodges »

10% Off at Legoland Windsor

With the School Easter holidays in full swing we have 3 great Legoland Windsor offers to save some money on your family trip.

  • 10% off LEGOLAND Windsor Day Tickets (on going offer).  Click here>
  • 10% off LEGOLAND Windsor 2 Day Tickets (on going offer). Click here >
  • 10% off LEGOLAND Windsor Annual Pass (on going offer). Pays for itself after only 3 visits. Click here>

LEGOLAND Windsor Resort is a theme park dedicated to children aged 3-12 years old.  An inspirational land where the kids are the hero. It’s a family attraction like no other – where the fun never stops and imagination knows no bounds.   With over 55 interactive rides, live shows, building workshops, driving schools and attractions, all set in 150 acres of beautiful parkland, LEGOLAND Windsor Resort is a unique family theme park.

Prepare for a soaking on our wet and wild water rides.  Follow a pirate trail that’ll leave you wetter than walking the plank or join a Viking fleet where you’ll battle sea monsters and rough waters.  Little ones will also love making a splash in the fountains at Waterworks. Our many interactive rides put you, quite literally, in the driving seat.

More about Legoland Windsor, Berkshire including self catering close by

 

Going Away this Easter – Don’t forget to….

If you are lucky enough to be going away on a short break or holiday this Easter then there is not long to go.  To help you relax whilst away we’ve compiled a small checklist of things you might want to do before you go:

  • Cancel your milk and papers
  • Check the best before date on items in the fridge
  • Check the oil and tyre pressure on your car
  • Leave your contact details with a neighbour
  • Make sure you have directions to your holiday cottage, apartment or lodge
  • Turn off lights, unplug appliances and turn down/off the heating
  • Empty all of your rubbish bins
  • Arrange for any plants or gardens to be cared for

And, of course, have a fantastic time!

If you have not booked an Easter break it’s still not too late and you can still get 15% off many cottages in the South West of England including Cornwall Devon and Dorset.  However, if the south-west is too far or not what you are looking for there are some great cottages, apartments and lodges across the UK and Ireland this Easter… start your Easter cottage search here

Of course availability is getting more of a challenge at this late stage so if you are after a last-minute deal we suggest calling 0844 847 1143 for a list of latest deals and offers on self catering cottages, apartments, lodges and parks.

Get Away this Easter

Now that it has been confirmed that there is not going to be any strikes in the UK that will impact petrol deliveries this Easter, it’s safe to book up an Easter break or holiday!

If, like us, you were a little concerned that you could be heading off for a cottage holiday but not exactly sure how you would get back if the petrol stations ended up empty…. you can now enjoy your break safe in the knowledge that normal service should be maintained.

There are still plenty of great places to stay this Easter holiday and there are still some bargains to be had.  In fact you can still get 15% off many cottages in the South West of England including Cornwall Devon and Dorset.  However, if the south west is too far or not what you are looking for there are some great cottages, apartments and lodges across the UK and Ireland this Easter… start your Easter cottage search here

Of course availability is getting more of a challenge at this late stage so if you are after a last minute deal we suggest calling 0844 847 1143 for a list of latest deals and offers on self catering cottages, apartments, lodges and parks.

Cosy Cottages for an Easter Cold Snap

Well the sun may be out and the temperatures soaring about that hasn’t stopped the weather forecasters predicting that the Easter holidays will be COLD and could include SNOW!  It is certainly hard to believe in this warm spell but with just days to go before the Easter holidays the forecasts are not looking good.

Rather than be down hearted about uncertain weather, we have put together a selection of cosy cottages across the England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland so that you can still get away and have some fun, whatever the weather.

We have selected some great self catering cottages and apartments that are all family friendly AND have an open wood fire or wood burning stove.  So whether you brave the elements during the day or just retreat indoors you can warm up in front of your own relaxing fire.

Search for Cosy Cottages this Easter

Of course availability this close to the Easter Break may be a challenge so for the most up to date availability please call 0844 847 1143.