August bank holiday

Stretch out the summer holidays with an August bank holiday break

Make the most of the summer and escape with friends and family over the August bank holiday. Handpicked for their enchanting settings and beautiful interiors, our distinctive holiday homes have all the ingredients for a perfect summer getaway. Think: bucolic countryside views, enclosed flower-filled gardens and large sandy beaches on the doorstep.

These properties are available for the 2023 August bank holiday. Some of our holiday homes and cottages are available for full weeks whilst others can be booked for short weekend breaks.

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The Tower, Keith Marischal Humbie, East Lothian

A 16th-century historic tower adjoining a Scots Baronial mansion that blends rural charm with proximity to Edinburgh.

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Broadgate House & Steading West Woodburn, Northumberland

Far away from any hustle and bustle, this 19th Century home is set in 1000 acres on the Cragg Estate, in the heart of rural Northumberland's unspoilt countryside.

15% discount on remaining stays between now and 20th December 2023 (2 night stay minimum).

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Farm Cottage Cheswick, Northumberland

A charming, stylishly refurbished stone cottage that’s a short stroll from one of the North’s finest beaches, Cheswick Sands.

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Sunwick Cottage Berwick upon Tweed, Scottish Borders

This immaculate three-bedroom cottage is ideal for families and couples, with the added bonus of accepting up to three dogs too.

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The Old School, Hume Kelso, Scottish Borders

A welcoming converted schoolhouse set on the flanks of Hume Castle hill, near Kelso.

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The Showman's Wagon Gunnerton, Northumberland

In deepest Northumberland, this small space is perfect for outdoorsy couples seeking rural seclusion and serenity.

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Linen House Kelso, Scottish Borders

Low occupancy discount available.

A sophisticated Grade II listed townhouse apartment that sits proudly on one corner of Kelso's vibrant, continental-style square.

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Bay View Cottage Ravenscar, Yorkshire

Prepare to be mesmerised by stunning coastal vistas, sparkling seas and dramatic peach-hued sunsets from this romantic wisteria-bestrewn bolthole

10% discount on remaining stays between now and the 22nd December 2023 (3 night stay minimum).

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Middle Cottage Gunnerton, Northumberland

Oozing character and charm, Middle Cottage is everything a cottage should be - petit and perfectly formed set in the heart of the stunning Northumberland countryside. 

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Fairnington East Wing Kelso, Scottish Borders

Rural living and rich, rancorous history combine at this elegant Borders home beside a working farm — one whose upside-down living arrangement entails spectacular views.

Low occupancy discount for one/two guests.

10% discount on remaining holidays throughout November 2023 (3 night stay minimum).

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