Need a bit of a break? Looking to book a short stay somewhere? Forget hotels - take a short break in a holiday home that suits your needs.
Many of the private properties listed on holidaylettings.co.uk are available out of season - or throughout the year for short breaks. Whether you are looking for a long weekend in a vibrant European city, or a couple of days peace and quiet in the countryside there are thousands of cottages, apartments and homes to choose from.
Select a country from the list below then browse through the properties on offer. Set up your own shortlist to can track of the properties you like the look of, then simply contact the owners to make a booking. It couldn't be simpler!
Modern + tradition / adorable cottage in Madeira for 2 people
Traditional House / Palheiro completely renovated very nice furnished and comfortable
In the countryside, immersed in nature on the flower island Madeira, plot of of 1800 sqm. …see more
Four beautiful country stone cottages in an idyllic setting, with heated swimming pool, 22 acres of lawns, woodland, a meadow and a stream. Brittany Cycle Tours based on site. Great for large family get-togethers. Just 30 mins from the stunning Southern Brittany coast. Nearby fishing, golf, horse-riding, medieval towns and beaches Couetilliec offers a wide range of activities …see more
cottage with sea views in Portskerra nearby shop pubs restaurant,20 miles west of Thurso (ferries to Orkney isles).
on north Sutherland coast,spectacular beaches popular with surfers,fishing Halladale river and Melvich beach 1 mile
RSCPB reserve at Forsinard 14 mile
Countryside setting is where you will find pear tree cottage for a relaxed holiday ideal for walking cycling and many other things to do
Pear tree offers quiet comfortable settings suitable for all ages If you fancy a get away then please come and stay at our cosy cottage .
All you need for a great holiday …see more
Le Coin Tranquille is situated in the beautiful French village of La Roque Gagec. Voted one of the most beautiful villages in France by Les Plus Villages, (www.france-beautiful-villages.org/en) and only a five minute stroll to the center of La Roque Gageac. …see more
A delightful cottage set in a third of an acre of stunning south facing gardens ideal for a romantic weekend or midweek break. Fishing on the River Test is close by. It is easily accessible from the A303 and Grateley Station is only 1.5 miles away. It is ideally located just off the A303 and Grateley Station is a mere 1.5 miles away (70 mins to Waterloo) …see more
The cottage is set in a very pretty village. Close to the market town of Bicester and 15 minutes drive from Oxford. This spacious character cottage has a wonderful welcoming feel to it. It's surrounded by trees and has a small stream at the front and private rear garden Many amenities are close by, Bicester Village Designer Outlet, Supermarkets, Old world pub in the village. …see more
Fabulous stone farmhouse with private swimming pool & BBQ. Situated among olive groves with stunning views of surrounding countryside. Large terrace with sun all day. Walking distance to the picturesque Casalanaguida.Short driving distance to historic town of Vasto. Short drive to Vasto with spectacular views and wonderful beaches. Fantastic family home! …see more
This wonderfully spacious property is situated on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Noss Mayo. The village is a wonderful mix of fabulous old stone and thatched buildings; it has tennis courts and the infamous Ship Inn, a delightful, traditional waterside pub. The estuary is quite stunning, surrounded by rolling wooded hills. …see more
The Healthy Home is a beautiful haven for family gatherings, peace-seekers, writers, walkers, cyclists & for Retreats. Offering breathtaking views, with cosy spaces, private sheltered terraces. Yorkshire Dales at its best. Minutes from Skipton. A unique retreat space and holiday home, the house has been featured on BBC1, ITV Calendar & Channel 4 News. …see more
A beautiful cottage in a rural setting yet close to all amenieties. The property backs on to fields which has horses - who love to come up to the gate and be treated to the odd carrot or apple. There is a small park a few minutes walk which is great for children. Welcome pack on arrival. Tesco will deliver to the property via online shop. …see more
Private cottage with unique view over the ocean and the archipelago only 150 meters from the waterfront. This house is made for contemplation and activities. We offer genuine experiences in our magnificent environment such as boattrips, kayaks, walks, golf etc. …see more
Charming semidetached Villetta hidden in a wonderful lush mediterranean garden, secluded and quiet position, at walking distance to village and seaside.
Ideal for those that want get away from it . Il Mirto had been built with total respect of the landscape and nature …see more
A collection of 4 beautifully converted cottages with private terraces and a stunning swimming pool within seven acres of land. Perfect for large groups for summer but to get all four cottages you will have to book early! …see more
Everyone agrees it's the best view in Nelson! Mountains, ocean, vineyards and orchards. Relax in our hilltop paradise - have a glass of wine by the beautiful pool. The 2 bedroom cottage is modern, bright and spacious with everything provided. Beach just 10 mins away. All bedding, towels and cleaning after your stay included. Beautiful swimming pool available at all times. …see more
Enjoy a fantastic holiday in a central Douro Valley.
For those want to relax without worries the solution is here at your disposal.
On this spacious house of the seventeenth century you will feel in another reality and at home as same time...we promise!
By appointment and budget:
Walking tours or car with guide
Boating on the Douro River …see more
Luxury holiday cottage on the correze/lot/dordogne borders, private heated pool. La cheze situated halfway between the market town of meyssac and the beautiful town of beaulieu sur dordogne that's nestled on the banks of the river. A beautiful place to relax and chill for that romantic holiday.
WE ARE NOW TAKING BOOKING,S FOR 2015 …see more
Riverside Cottage - Pool Shared with Owner - Exclusive to Tenants 09.00 to 18.00
Peaceful Location - in Small Hamlet
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms - 2 bathrooms. Cots / highchairs available Long winter lets available. …see more
Lindisfarne Bay Cottages are a stunning, luxury self-catering cottage development on the water's edge overlooking Holy Island and Lindisfarne Castle on Northumberland's Heritage Coast, midway between Berwick and Bamburgh. 4 star gold award from enjoyengland.com …see more
Four Self catering Cottages sleeping up to 22, plus babies offering spacious, comfortable and well equipped accommodation in the lush countryside of Southern Brittany with heated swimming pool. 20% off Brittany Ferries!
Set in a fantastic rural location with great views and no other properties in sight. Our facilities include an all Weather Tennis Court, heated indoor pool, sauna, spa bath children's play area and 8 acres of lawns and fields. 25 mins to the best beaches in the country You can book 1 cottage, several or all 9 cottages so you have exclusive use of the site. …see more
1860's built 2 bed cottage retaining original features yet upgraded for the modern age,
all rooms are spacious and have radiator heating, well regarded on site restaurant with play area. WHILST CHILDREN ARE WELCOME THE STAIRS ARE STEEP &FRONT DOOR ACCESS IS DIRECT TO A SERVICE ROAD TO WIND MILL …see more
Ancarva is a quintessential semi-detached Cornish cottage with granite stone walls, ceiling beams and wood burner. It even has its own 'secret' garden by a stream. It makes an excellent base from which to explore all Cornwall has to offer. Includes unlimited WiFi There are two village pubs serving excellent food within easy walking distance of the cottage.
Olive Cottage is a traditional cottage set among unspoilt natural scenery in the village of Matsoukata close to Fiskardo. The cottage comes fully equipped and will cater for all your holiday needs. This pretty cottage will warm your heart never to leave the island . Olive Cottage is within a short distance to famous Fiskardo where known personalities visit each year. …see more
Dovedale Cottage & The Loft Cottage NITB *****are located one mile from Banbridge town centre.
Each original stone cottage accommodates 6 people and comes complete with all modern conveniences.
Close to Banbridge Newry, Lisburn, Armagh, Belfast, Dublin. …see more
Nine self-catering holiday cottages set in a rural location on a working farm, offering walking, cycling, fishing and tennis. Suitable for family holidays, couples having a quiet break, friends reuniting and business accommodation. Off-road parking. Underfloor heating. …see more
Our fully furnished cottage has two en-suite bedrooms, an open plan lounge, a dining area and well equipped kitchen. The master bedroom has a king size bed and the second bedroom has a queen size bed. The cottage has its own secluded court-yard facing our lush 1.5 acre. …see more
Large character 5* property. Patio areas & 3 acre gardens for BBQs & games. Ground-floor accommodation for more elderly guests. Large lounge with log burner. Lots for the children - tennis court etc. Great views. Close to tourist attractions, Exeter and both coastlines. Includes tennis court, table tennis, large trampoline, swings, climbing frame, football area and free wifi. …see more
Maison Meunier has 2 bedrooms, sleeps 5. It is set in an idyllic location over looking the valley with a lake and a fruit orchard and totally private with its one patio and BBQ. It also has a 5m swimming pool with decking and sun loungers. The master bedroom has a double bed and the second bedroom has 3 single beds. …see more
Tropical country escape 7 mins to byron bay. Luxury self contained accommodation. Stunning rural views. Peaceful setting. Next to figtree restaurant wedding venue ewingsdale. 2 Queen sized bedrooms. 2 - 4 People. Own kitchen. Gas bbq. Swimming pool access. Tropical feel World class surfing Beaches, Restaurants, Shopping, Galleries. Only a few mins from Byron Bay Town Centre …see more
large detached self catering holiday cottages comprising of 4 bedrooms, a solar paneled heated secure pool, within 3 acres of land and with superb panoramic views over looking the adjoining picturesque lake "LAC DU DORDU …see more
The old stone house "La Ciliegiola" has been completely restored in 2013; the location is quiet and the building is surrounded by 15,000 m² of enclosed land filled with olive and fruit trees. You can rent the whole house or just one of the two apartments. …see more
In search of privacy, stunning views, beautiful natural waterfront and outstanding accommodation? This impressive architect owned and designed cottage delivers. Watch heron fly into the wetlands or otter swim by. Relax ... you have found "Serenity". …see more
'Real Catalonia' holidays on famous Mother's Garden working olive farm, as seen on TV. Very comfortable house for up to 8 with pool. Breathtaking Priorat scenery, wildlife, wine, food and culture. Ideal for families, for walkers, birders, foodies. Walk the mountains, relax by the pool, explore the byways of the Priorat vineyards and villages. …see more
A Fisherman´s cottage prepared for 9, staircases protected for babies. A front and a back garden, and a wonderful terrace with views over the bay. Children Friendly beaches, close to the Natural Park of Cies Islands, Portugal just 40m by car, Santiago de Compostela 1h. …see more
Detached character cottage with four bedrooms & two bathrooms.
There is only room for one baby in addtition to 8 guests.
Stunning views, large patio area & fully enclosed garden.
We're flexible on your start day.
A travel cot, highcair & bedguard available upon request. …see more
The house, a traditional 1930s cottage, is spacious and light. It has a huge master double room, a cosy double attic room, a twin attic bedroom and a self contained apartment. The dinning room boasts breathtaking 180 degree river views. …see more
Family cottage with childrens room, would suit two families sharing, or family group, close to the best beaches, St Malo, Dinard, Dinan, Cancale, Le Mont St Michel, Golf, arco branches, fishing, lovely country walks, great French food and wine shopping, local markets. Chevrefeuille is a firm favourite with returning guests! …see more
Txoko Cottage sleeps six guests and is situated in the picturesque Test Valley in Hampshire. With stunning views and use of an outdoor swimming pool - it is perfect for a family holiday. Recently refurbished, the cottage is equipped to a high standard throughout Less than 10 minutes drive to Peppa Pig World, New Forest and Romsey.
Villa “Prastos" has developed on two floors. On the upper floor are located the living room with a fireplace the kitchen 1 W.C and a veranda.On the ground floor have developed three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The private garden and the common swimming pool offer relaxing moments to the guests.There is Wi-Fi allover …see more
Pepper Cottage offers affordable holiday/business self catering accommodation in the lush and peaceful suburb of Plumstead,Cape Town.Centrally located,20 mins drive of Cape Town V&A Waterfront and Airport.This makes it an ideal base for holiday and business visitors
Cottage overlooks an enclosed private garden and swimming pool area Access to entertainment and braai area …see more