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.
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The center houseboat for 1-4 guests, moored five minutes walking from Central Station in a quiet, wide canal in the middle of the old centre of Amsterdam, contains a living-area with fold-out couch, built-in kitchen, luxury bathroom and one bedroom with king size bed …see more
Self charter boating holidays on Loch Ness & the Caledonian Canal. Weekly and shortbreak hire available from April to October. No previous experience required as comprehensive instruction provided.Cruise through the spectacular scenery of Loch Ness and The Great Gle …see more
Aqua Jumbo Houseboats provide eco-friendly houseboat tour packages in Kumarakom and Alleppey backwaters.We operate a fleet of one-bedroom ,two - bedrooms houseboats for couples,families and all age groups.Apart from night trip,we offer day cruise in backwaters. Children under 5 yrs stay free of charge & children over 5 yrs or adult is charged 1200 with extra mattress …see more
For a self catering holiday you'll never forget, stay aboard John Hume. This former Dutch Barge has been refurbished to the highest standards, offering a unique holiday experience. Ideal for City Breaks, walking, cycling or Canoeing. Visiting Glasgow? Why not book this unique accommodation for a memorable stay …see more
A Truly Unique Family Experience. Relax and Enjoy! Self Catering Barge / Gite holiday in a wonderful part of Burgundy, France.
The Bout de Zan is just perfect for a comfortable family holiday.
Enjoy Fantastic Food & Wine, Art, Culture and Nature. The Bout de Zan makes the ideal base for either a fun filled family holiday or a relaxing cultural break. …see more
Beautiful houseboat on the Amstel, next to Rembrandt Plein, central Amsterdam and walking distance to Dam Square. Modern and light boat with 2 double bedrooms and 1 single bedroom. Sofa bed available for an extra guest. Modern houseboat on the Amstel, centre of Amsterdam, walking distance to all tourist attractions. …see more
This friendly houseboat is a complete floating apartment. There is a lounge room, open-plan kitchen, separate bedroom with double bed, and bathroom with full-length bath and shower. Perfect for 2 people, with a sofa bed for 2 more guests. …see more
quiet and tranquility The house boat is a bit of a distance from Amsterdam centre, so you can escape the hustle and bustle after a packed day of exploring and have peace and tranquillity at the apartment, chilling with the birds and water. Bikes free of charge
The apartment has a private entrance
Free car parking!
We live next to the apartment …see more
Change your perspective of a vacation rental and stay in this beautiful houseboat, located in the city centre of Amsterdam, close to the museums, Vondelpark, Leidseplein, the Flower Market and many other highlights. Only best reviews of previous guests! …see more
This lovely house boat is ideal for those looking for a warm and cosy home in Amsterdam. The house boat is very inviting with an amazing view of the canal and a real feeling that you are living on the water. It has lots of room and all appliances. …see more
The Axo Houseboat is a self-catering apartment with spectacular views over the Amstel canal. Right in the heart of the city, you are in walking distance to everything. And with sleeping for 4 guests (4 singles or 2 doubles) it's perfect for a family or friends. …see more
Gokul cruise is located in Alleppey (Alappuzha). It's 1 km away from bus station, boat station, town center, 5 km from Alleppey beach & railway station & 15 km from Marari beach. Nedumbassery international airport is 110km away. Operates in Alleppey & Kumarakom sector. Activities like fishing, canoe trips, village walk, church & temple visit can be arranged on request. …see more
Houseboat on the Amstel, near the centre with double bedroom and sofa bed in the living room with open kitchen, bathroom with shower and terrace. 10 mins walk to Rembrandt Square. Simple but comfortable houseboat, just 10 mins walk from Rembrandtplein and the flower market. …see more
1. Well furnished single or double or triple bedroom boats (a/c and non a/c) with attached bathroom, living and dining area, Home theater music system, T.V*, V.C.D player, living and dining area, sundeck and kitchen.
2.Complete peace, privacy, rela …see more
amsterdam, amsterdam center, amsterdam centre, amsterdam city, amsterdam city centre, amsterdam city center, canal belt, canal area, canals, amstel, jordaan, pijp, heineken, theater, modern, comfortable, homely, stylish, warm, design …see more
Winner of 'Four In A Bed' Channel 4.
High standard accommodation for up to 7 guests in 3 cabins with extra berths for 4 persons in the saloon. The perfect holiday for first time boating holiday guests to experience life on a boat without the stress of driving the boat. Stunning 4 star hotel boat on the Thames. Winner of 'Four In A Bed.' You are the only guests. Dogs welcome. …see more
Two luxury, 100% smoke-free rooms on a boat, and en suite bathrooms, free WiFI. After a busy day in the center you can enjoy the grand view of the eastern docklands on the deck terrace on a nice summer's day. Stay on the water in the Venice of the North: Amsterdam. …see more
Traditional Sailing Clipper houseboat, moored in the centre of the city of Groningen. To be rented as bed and breakfast on a basis of E 40,- pppn., or to be rented as total ship with selfcatering.. …see more
Beautiful house boat in the city centre of Amsterdam. The best place to be in Amsterdam. Living in the middle of the city at the water. It's perfect for couples, friends or a family. It a very nice spot for children and for everybody a complete new experience! …see more
There is one bedroom with a 2 person bed and a big couch in the living that can convert into a second 2 person bed. From this houseboat where you have all the comfort of the apartment you can discover Amsterdam and relax after a long day. Enjoy a cold drink on the deck. …see more
The inside of the boats is fully equipped with:
One cabin with two single beds, storage space,sofa,kitchen and toilet facilities.
The outside exists of:
Open lounge deck, Barbecue and Roof top sun. …see more
Moored on 5 acres of lake and wetland habitat, each houseboat has a private jetty with onshore boathouse and parking. Fishing for Rainbow Trout, with wildlife in abundance. Proximity to North coast makes this a great base for exploring Cornwall and Devon. …see more
Swallow Tail is the sister boat to The Painted Lady. She is moored at Blagdon Water, a 35 acre wildlife and natural habitat located not far from the North Devon coast. Visitors can enjoy the rare opportunity of sharing the environment with the wildlife, local walking …see more
Clouded Yellow is a House Boat located on a 3 acre lake at Blagdon Water. She enjoys the privacy and seclusion of her own 3 acres with fishing and wildlife in abundance. Proximity to the North Devon and Cornwall coasts make a great base for exploring the two counties. …see more
A beautiful and cozy, two bedroom houseboat that is near all the main attractions in beautiful Amsterdam. It is provided with a brand new jacuzzi were you can relax after a long day in the city. …see more
This cosy houseboat is situated at the main river of Amsterdam, the Amstel. It is on walking distance from the vibrant many cafes, restaurants and tourist attractions. Train, tram, subway and bus connections are also close-by to get you anywhere in Amsterdam. …see more
Shahbaaz Houseboats truly represents a model craft in all the houseboats of Kashmir for its opulence, spaciousness and decorum. Its interior designing is based on traditional and classical patterns of famous woodcarving of Kashmir. Having well furnished …see more
Annie's Boat is a B&B (bed & boat) for a relaxing stay in a vibrant city.
Are you looking for a houseboat situated in a quiet area, yet close to the hustle and bustle of the city? Then Annie's Boat is the place to be!
smoking is only allowed outside …see more
Your houseboat will be a traditional kettuvallam with two en-suite air-conditioned bedrooms. It is built and furnished from local materials, and we provide you with a luxury cruise whilst minimising our impact on the fragile ecosystems of the backwaters …see more