Fantastic UK holidays are available at thousands of private holiday homes dotted up and down the country. Whether you fancy cream teas in Devon, vibrant city breaks in London or a Highland fling in Scotland, there are plenty of UK breaks that really cut the mustard.
Explore England and its varied landscape – spend your break in a charming Cotswold cottage or visit the Lake District or the Norfolk Broads. In Wales, book a city break in Cardiff or Swansea, test out your surfing skills on the Gower or find out why so many fall in love with Snowdonia and Anglesey.
Go to Scotland to join the crowds at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and Military Tattoo. You could take to the slopes in Aviemore or get back to nature on the Isle of Skye. Northern Ireland has plenty to tempt the traveller too: visit Belfast, the walled city of Derry or see the natural beauty of the Fermanagh Lakelands.
1 of 2 properties with fabulous views over golf club beach and surrounding coastline in one of south devon s most popular villages a short stroll to the beach and village amenities. Built in the 1930s and located in a private road a semi-detached property which can be linked to its sister property via a connecting door. In a large plot you can enjoy lovely views directly over thurlestone golf club and down to the beach which is a short stroll. The village centre offers a shop and popular pub/restaurant which serves good food. Enjoy some lovely coastal walks direct from the property or use it as a base to explore south devon with many attractions including salcombe and dartmouth woodland adventure park historic plymouth with its hoe and barbican the south hams and dartmoor for nature lovers and much more. Overall a perfect location for a peaceful and relaxing holiday. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen electric and central heating included. 2 dogs welcome. Additional info: feather pillows. Location: beach shops and pubs all walking distance. The accommodation which is spacious and comfortably furnished has lovely views from all rooms except bathrooms and offers two bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin. Bathroom: bath and shower cubicle with wc. Further bathroom: with mixer shower and wc. Separate wc downstairs. Lounge: with tv and dvd. Kitchen/diner: with sea views cooker fridge/freezer dishwasher and microwave. Utility: with washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: enclosed garden and patio area with seating. …see more
1 of 3 properties situated in a peaceful location surrounded by stunning countryside this converted detached former farmhouse is situated in a region officially classed as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The south hams covers the most southerly tip of devon. From the wild beauty of dartmoor to the stunning southern coastline there are miles of beautiful countryside and delightful estuaries and rivers to explore. Enjoy some of the finest beaches in the west country from sheltered rock pools to long sandy surfing beaches. There are numerous unspoilt villages to explore with little shops tea rooms galleries and restaurants. An ideal base for exploring the whole area including the english riviera popular dartmouth and the city of plymouth with its cinemas ice skating theatre hoe barbican and national marine aquarium. Closer to home are the villages of start point and east prawle which is the most southerly point of devon and home to a popular pub as well as rare birds butterflies and wildlife. Hallsands with its intriguing history and unspoilt cove is a perfect base for walking shore fishing and exploring the coastline as well as east portlemouth from where you can catch a small ferry to salcombe. From the property relax in the small enclosed garden with seating and bbq or stroll to the beach which is just under a mile away. All apartments have a mixture of slate and wooden floors and have been furnished and equipped to a high standard. Outside: enclosed garden area accessed through the front gate and across a very quiet narrow road. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen towels electric and electric heating and wi-fi included. Laundry room available. Regret no smoking inside the property. Location: beach 1 mile pub and shop 2 miles. This apartment is situated on the ground floor and offers one bedroom: double with four-poster bed. Bathroom: with bath and wc. Lounge/diner: with tv dvd and freeview. Kitchen: leading off the lounge/diner with cooker fridge and microwave. Amenities: 1 well-behaved dog welcome. …see more
Stunning location on the west coast of Kintyre. Splendid Grade A listed Scots Baronial style Mansion House. Architecturally impressive, yet the exquisitely restored interior exudes a grand, yet warm, welcoming atmosphere. The estate sleeps 99 (17 other properties). …see more
Luxurious Three Bedroom Country Cottage.
Wheelchair and Pet Friendly with Whirlpool Bath and En-suite Facilities. Please contact the owner directly.
5* One Bedroom Cottage
4* Two Bedroom Cottage …see more
5* Easter Bruadair has a prime position on our estate with a view of the 1st tee of our golf course. Private games room with pool table and playstation. Large south facing garden with hot tub and BBQ. …see more
very quietly situated within walking distance to pub this picturesque end of terrace brick and flint cottage is in the small village of northrepps. Just over a 1 mile walk along quiet lanes takes you to the beach at overstrand with a store pub cafe and a hotel which serves afternoon tea. A short car drive or try the cliff-top walk along the coast to cromer for end of pier entertainment esplanade gardens golf or take home a freshly caught crab for supper. Enjoyable days out include sheringham park felbrigg and blickling hall kelling heath norfolk shire horse centre and muckleburgh military collection. The accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin. Bathroom: bath and shower. Lounge/diner: with flatscreen tv dvd player and log effect electric fire. Kitchen: with washer/dryer dishwasher microwave and breakfast bar. Outside: enclosed garden with seating and bbq. Amenities: parking. Bed linen towels electric and night storage heaters included. Regret no smoking. 1 small well-behaved dog by arrangement. Stairgate available. Location: beach shop 2 miles and pub within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm. …see more
Enjoying superb views over the river Teifi, this very comfortable detached architect designed bungalow offers excellent accommodation. Close to the Beach at Poppit Sands. Set in a sunny, quiet location at the top of the village.
A lovely stoneworked cottage, delightfully modernised and is just ten minutes from the beach and town centre. There are two bedrooms and a mostly paved garden, this cottage is perfect for a small family holidaying in Dorset. …see more
1 of 2 barn conversions in the heart of the countryside located in a country setting 7 miles from launceston positioned on the edge of the owner s 140 acre cattle and sheep farm. There is much to see and do around the area including visiting one of the popular local attractions such as the milky way adventure park tamar otter park launceston steam railway and many national trust properties and gardens. The seaside town of bude is within a short drive and offers 3 very good family beaches a boating canal and much more. You will be well positioned for touring the whole of north cornwall and visiting many of the small fishing villages and long golden sandy beaches. Farm activities: you will be invited to join in and watch the activities (seasonally dependent) and stroll the surrounding countryside along the nature trail. Play facilities: for the children there is a safe play area ideal to run around and play with swings slide and goal posts. Amenities: ample-off-road parking. Bed linen towels electric central heating and logs included. 1 medium size dog welcome.Regret no smoking. Location: the nearest beach is crackington haven which is about 7 miles away pub 2 miles and village shop within walking distance. Arrival: 3.30pm. Modern accommodation arranged on one level and offers two bedrooms: 1 double and 1 bunk bedroom. Bathroom: with shower over bow bath and wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan area offering a cosy living space with a tv dvd hi-fi and a real woodburner. Kitchen area with electric oven fridge/freezer microwave dishwasher washing machine and many handy extras. Outside: french doors open out onto the enclosed patio and garden with furniture and bbq. …see more
1 of 2 cottages sleeping 2 - 4 ideal for couples - peaceful yet convenient base to explore dorset/somerset and wiltshire regret no babies or children under 7 years these two delightful semi-detached cottages are set within the grounds of the owners home on the edge of this idyllic village with impressive mediaeval church and breathtaking views over surrounding countryside. Being only 2 hours from london the cottages make an easy get away from it all holiday location. Visit one of the many beautiful houses and gardens stourhead (national trust) is a must and longleat with its famous safari park is great fun for adults and children alike. For those who like a flutter wincanton racecourse is just 3 miles away or take the short drive to the south coast with sandy beaches such as weymouth lyme regis chesil beach lulworth cove and durdle door being well worth a visit (all approximately 45 minutes drive). The cottages are both south facing and offer views over the surrounding garden with its small pond to the fields beyond. Early risers have often spotted local wildlife frequent visitors include deer foxes and swallows return every year in summer and the owner s own pets add to the country ambience. Walkers and cyclists are well catered for with circular routes direct from the cottages. If that seems too energetic why not take a short drive to one of the many pubs/restaurants or just sit back relax and enjoy the peace and quiet of this beautiful part of the country. Shared utility: use of the adjacent laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: large shared enclosed garden area with pond and driveway. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen towels electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available from the owner at 5 per week. No smoking in the cottages. Additional info: welcome pack on arrival. Regret no children under 7 or babies. Arrival: 4pm. Bright and well laid out accommodation offering one bedroom: double with large fitted wardrobes and en-suite shower room with wc. Lounge/diner: with tv/dvd and hi-fi. Kitchen: via a stable door with electric oven and hob fridge/freezer microwave and many useful extras. Outside: patio with garden furniture. Amenities: 1 dog by arrangement. Any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision it is therefore advisable you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements. …see more
Whether you are looking for that relaxing break, or here to sail or just time with the family this charming cottage would suit your needs. Nestled off Wakeham, you will agree this cottage is a real find. This deceptive very comfortable house offers home from home facilities with everything to entertain a family …see more
charming detached house with uninterrupted countryside views this superb house standing in 2 acres has been completed to a high standard providing spacious and comfortable holiday accommodation. Set in the popular village of morwenstow next door to the small primary school and a short distance from the rugged coastline and sandy beaches. You will be close to the devon/cornwall border perfect for visiting both picturesque counties and exploring all they have to offer. There is so much to see and do in the area with a choice of golden beaches the south west coast path and unspoilt coves. Enjoy nearby bude with its splashpool canal shops pubs and restaurants the historical village of clovelly with its cobbled streets visitors centre teas rooms and shops. Other attractions include the milky way the big sheep hartland abbey arlington court tapeley park rosemoor gardens and the oldenburg for day trips to lundy island. Play facilities: children s swings. This modern well-equipped house offers five bedrooms: situated upstairs and approached via steep stairs with fixed stairgate at the top master bedroom with king-size bed flatscreen tv walk in wardrobe and luxurious en-suite shower room with wc 2 further doubles with flatscreen tv and 1 twin. 1 single situated downstairs. Bathroom: situated upstairs with free standing bath large separate shower and wc. Shower room: downstairs with wc. Separate wc downstairs. Lounge: with tv dvd hi-fi with ipod dock woodburner and french doors leading out to the garden. Second lounge with tv and french doors. Kitchen/diner: with tv electric range cooker fridge/freezer dishwasher and microwave. Sunroom: overlooking the garden and surrounding countryside. Utility room: with washing machine and sink. Outside: enclosed garden area with swings seating and bbq. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen towels electric central heating and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking. 2 dogs welcome only allowed downstairs. Additional info: on-line grocery deliveries accepted (tesco asda and waitrose). Location: pebble beach at marsland mouth 2 miles pub 2 miles shop 4 miles. Arrival: 3.30pm …see more
Sea views of Trearddur's main bay. Sandy and safe to swim in beaches within 5 minute short walking distance. Shops, restaurants and the Seacroft pub also all within walking distance of the house. Immediate access to Anglesey's coastal path and off street parking. In addition to the above, Maen Pisca has a tarmaced area for children to cycle their bikes. …see more
Yew Tree Cottage is an absolutely fabulous house providing lots of spacious and luxurious accommodation and set in private grounds with lovely views across the Standcliffe Hall Estate in the picturesque Derwent valley.
4 Bed/3 bath,6 adults + 3 kids including 1 child on Z bed, end of terrace lakeside house on Lower Mill Estate in 450 acre nature reserve, 7 lakes, free Spa /indoor & outdoor/ heated pools, eco pool/gym/tennis/fishing/cycling/play area/TV, free Wi Fi, Sleeps Max of 6 adults and 1 child on Z bed ( additional charge£25) …see more
1 of 3 properties set within 100 acre 17th century dairy farm with far-reaching views and close to the south coast. These grade ii listed properties are set on a working farm and offer many original features including exposed beams natural pentewan stone flooring and original stonework. Located just outside the hamlet of london apprentice approximately 4 miles south of st austell you will be ideally positioned for touring the whole of cornwall where there are a wealth of popular attractions including the eden project the tall ships at charlestown the lost gardens of heligan and national trust lanhydrock house and gardens to name but a few. The local beach of pentewan is a 10 minute drive and the quaint old fishing village of mevagissey is 4 miles away where there are many good restaurants craft shops and pubs. Play facilities: access to children s play area. Shared utility room: with washing machine and tumble dryer. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen towels wi-fi electric and heating included. Travel cot with cot linen highchair and baby bath available on request. Regret no pets and no smoking. Location: pentewan beach approximately 3 miles shop and pub 2 miles. Arrival: 4pm. The accommodation includes many interesting features such as vaulted ceilings original fireplaces and an original hand-carved staircase. Set on two levels offering three bedrooms: 2 doubles with original fireplaces and stunning views and 1 twin room also with stunning views. Bathroom: step up with shower over bath and wc. Lounge: large room with views over the garden and far-reaching countryside views with an open coal fire (first bucket of coal included) tv dvd video and freeview. Kitchen: farmhouse-style well-equipped with oil-fired rayburn electric cooker microwave fridge freezer dishwasher tv washing machine and use of tumble dryer in shared utility. Outside: large private south facing walled garden with bbq garden furniture and access to children s play area. Amenities: night storage and electric heating. …see more
A beautifully romantic self-catering cottage in the Devonshire heartland; just perfect for lovebirds looking for a romantic escape, to explore Mid Devon, Dartmoor and the coast. New for 2014 Free Wifi available at Plum Cottage. …see more
Flax Cottage is a beautifully furnished, cosy Cotswold stone cottage, located on a quiet street in the heart of the picturesque village of Painswick, the "Queen of the Cotswolds". The cottage is perfectly located for exploring the surrounding countryside and villages. SPECIAL OFFERS: LATE BOOKING DISCOUNTS & EARLY BIRD DEALS! …see more
Just a five minute walk from the picturesque harbour of Solva, which has to be one of the most attractive places in all Pembrokeshire.
In its heyday, as a busy port, you could sail directly to New York from this tiny harbour. …see more
This cottage sits by the Repps riverbank at Potter Heigham. This bright & airy cottage is right on the river and perfect for relaxing or fishing. Fishermen have plenty of river frontage here. …see more
Large house to sleep 11/13, situated in 50 acres of meadow garden and woodland with two beaches and direct water access onto the Helford River, famed for its safe sailing waters. Dog and child friendly. …see more
Beautiful Edwardian House with ample space for a large family group. The property is situated near to the village amenities and includes balconies overlooking the private garden. It is just a short walk to the beach. …see more
large detached farmhouse perfect for family get togethers this impressive partly thatched listed farmhouse features a medieval entrance hall complete with the original wooden panels dating back to the 15th century. The farmhouse is found down a private drive in the hub of an organic working farm and retains many of its original features with stonework and wooden beams. The local village of iddesleigh is 2 miles away and offers the award winning pub the duke of york where michael morpurgo the author of the acclaimed film war horse was first inspired to write the book sitting in front of the fire chatting with the first world war veteran and local man wilfred ellis. If you have time to venture further afield there are many local attractions within a short drive including dartmoor and exmoor with lynton and lynmouth to the north exmouth and sidmouth to the south and lovely beaches of bude and widemouth to the west. The big sheep the milky way rhs rosemoor gardens coarse fishing at stafford moor and dartington crystal are also a short drive. Cyclists and walkers are both well catered for in the area with the famous tarka trail within easy reach and farm walks. Leisure facilities: the patio area offers a private hot tub. Play facilities: children can enjoy the play area with swings slide and climbing frame. The first-floor accommodation can be accessed by two staircases offering six bedrooms: all with tv first staircase leads to large family bedroom with king-size and single bed 1 twin room. 1 king-size with en-suite bath shower and wc. This room is situated so that it can be accessed by both sides of the farmhouse via doors on each side of the room these can be open or closed depending on your party make-up. The second staircase takes you to 1 master bedroom with king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with p bath shower over and wc and 1 further twin room. Downstairs you will find 1 large double (up one step) with quiet seating area perfect for the elderly or those needing added accessibility. Bathroom: up the first staircase with 3/4 bath quadrant shower and wc. Up the second staircase opposite the twin room with bath shower and wc. Downstairs large bathroom with large walk in shower and wc. Lounge: one step up into the first of 2 lounges offering tv dvd cosy woodburner and patio door to the garden. Stone flagged second entrance/snug with playstation books and games. The second lounge has tv dvd and woodburner. First basket of logs provided for woodburners. Kitchen: large farmhouse room with feature rayburn and range cooker fridge/freezer and microwave. Utility room: with dishwasher washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: large enclosed garden and patio areas wrapping around the farmhouse with hot tub and children s play area bbq and garden furniture. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen towels electric and central heating included. Internet access available. Regret no smoking in the property however there is a small covered area in the courtyard at the back of the house for smokers. Regret no pets. Additional info: short breaks are welcome and are charged at 85% for 3 or 4 nights and 90% for 5 nights please ask for further details. Location: pub and shops 2 miles. Arrival: 4pm. Also owned by this owner is property code 1450b …see more
Chapel House is located in central Croyde a few minutes' walk from the beach.
Chapel House is a stunning spacious individually designed detached house located in central Croyde with four bedrooms and two bathrooms sleeping 8. All rooms are large with under floor heating throughout.
stunning sea views and short walk to beach and village centre in the popular village of st agnes this lovely detached bungalow is situated in an elevated position and enjoys lovely views over countryside to the coastline and sea beyond. Stroll in the traditional village centre with a choice of shops galleries and pubs or wander down the cliff path to the sandy beach. There are a choice of sheltered coves and long sandy surfing beaches all close by. The area is famed for its stunning scenery and walkers will enjoy lovely cliff-top walks in both directions. It makes an ideal base for touring cornwall with a range of attractions to suit most tastes being close by including flambards theme park newquay sealife aquarium lands end the eden project tintagel with its arthurian legends to name but a few. In the evenings relax in the enclosed garden or stroll to the village centre for a meal and drink and enjoy the hospitality on offer. The property is a dormer bungalow with views from many rooms and offers four bedrooms: upstairs is 1 double with en-suite shower room with wc and lovely far reaching views. Downstairs offers 1 double 1 twin and 1 bunks. Bathroom: luxury family bathroom with bath wet room area and wc. Lounge: with woodburner tv dvd and freesat. Dining area and large conservatory with fridge/freezer washing machine and seating. Kitchen: newly fitted with hob double oven integrated fridge dishwasher and microwave. Outside: large enclosed garden with patio area seating and bbq. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen towels electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available. Regret no smoking. Dogs welcome. Location: beach 10 minutes walk pubs and shops 5 minutes. Arrival: 4pm. …see more
A bright and airy 2 bedroom reverse level house, sleeping 4. Indoor heated swimming pool. Large private garden with patio furniture. Lovely nature walks on your doorstep. Parking for 4 cars on the driveway …see more
Self catered farm accommodation, 3 bedrooms, sleeps 5, Situated near Biddenden and Tenterden. Perfect base for walking and cycling as well as seeing the area. Fishing and boating available at the farm. Also, BBQ equipment available and farm meat often available …see more
CROYDE SUNBIRD - Charming chalet on the hillside overlooking Croyde with views to the coast. The golden sandy beach of Croyde is a few mins away and the village, with its lively atmosphere, great pubs, restaurants and surf shops. …see more
Located on the North Coast of Northern Ireland, this superb, newly refurbished property sleeps up to eight people and is available for self-catering holidays throughout the year. Located within easy walking distance of the Giants Causeway, Blackrock House is user friendly, peaceful, warm and comfortable. Your home away from home. …see more
character cottage within minutes from sandy beach and town this traditional terraced cottage is set within a superb position a minutes walk away from the breathtaking breakwater beach and canal. A further few minutes walk will bring you into the centre of this friendly town which offers something for everyone with its many golden beaches sea-filled swimming pool leisure centre links golf course and much more. The town is strategically placed so visitors will have every opportunity to explore the wonderful coastline surrounding the area. A few miles to the north will bring you into devon where the village of clovelly can be found with its steep cobbled streets. Alternatively travel down to the south which will bring you to boscastle with its 700 high cliffs or tintagel which is rich in legends and history. The cottage faces south and has the nickname frying pan row because it gets so warm at the front of the property. The accommodation offers four bedrooms: approached by traditional cottage style stairs 2 doubles and 2 singles. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc. Separate cloakroom with wc. Lounge: cosy with open fire tv freeview and dvd. Dining room: with gas fire tv and doors opening out to the rear courtyard. Kitchen: with electric oven gas hob fridge/freezer microwave dishwasher washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: enclosed courtyard with seating an ideal spot to have breakfast. Amenities: parking for 2 cars. Bed linen towels (please bring your own beach towels) electric central heating and wi-fi included. Regret no pets and no smoking. Location: beach pub and shop all within walking distance. …see more
stunning house in a private location offering glorious sea views and a large garden this wonderful detached house is privately located with far-reaching views over the lizard peninsula to falmouth the sea and beyond offers a high level of holiday accommodation in one of cornwall s most popular areas. A short drive to a wealth of popular beaches with attractions to suit all tastes which include flambards theme park the eden project lost gardens of heligan and more. In the evenings stroll to the traditional village with two family pubs both serving good food. The accommodation offers four bedrooms: 1 double with en-suite bathroom with shower over bath 1 further double and 2 twins. Shower room: with wc situated upstairs. Further bathroom with wc situated downstairs. Lounge: with tv and dvd player second lounge with tv video freeview and open fire. Dining room: separate. Kitchen: with cooker microwave fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Utility room: with washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: large gardens with furniture. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen electric and central heating included. Dogs welcome. Regret no smoking. Location: beach 1.5 miles pubs and shops walking distance. Arrival: please do not arrive before 4pm. …see more
Buoy Cottage has been newly upgraded and now offers a very well presented interior with the benefit of having its own separate first floor master bedroom suite. The bungalow has two ground floor bedrooms and an attractive conservatory off the well equipped kitchen. …see more
A tastefully refurbished end of terrace stone cottage located in an elevated position a few minutes walk downhill to Dartmouth's town centre. The property is furnished and decorated to a high standard and has superb views from the terrace at the rear across the town. …see more
1 of 2 peaceful farm cottages overlooking spectacular plantsman s garden the farm offers 2 self contained cottages renovated from an old laithe house circa 1700. The family lived in one end of the laithe house and housed their animals in the other end and it was still used in this manner until the 1920 s. Each cottage opens onto its own patio overlooking the farm s garden of choice shrubs trees bulbs and perennials where there is something to enjoy every day of the year or wander at leisure around our 1 acre arboretum. The 11 acre smallholding is situated on the edge of the village of lanjeth in a secluded location with plenty of wild birds and animals a most perfect place to relax. Lanjeth is at the heart of cornwall close to the south coast and ideally situated to explore all aspects of this beautiful county. The eden project the lost gardens of heligan and trewithen gardens are within 7 miles distance and other famous houses and gardens and national trust properties are easily reached as are picturesque fishing villages. Stabling: diy livery available. Amenities: each cottage benefits from ample parking. Bed linen towels electric central heating and wi-fi included. 1 well behaved dog welcome further by arrangement. Kennels available if required. Regret no smoking. Additional info: play golf frisbee in the arboretum. Storeage for bikes available. Location: beach 6 miles shop and pub 1 mile. The accommodation has open beams and offers two bedrooms: 1 double and 1 single. Bathroom: with shower over bath and wc. Separate downstairs wc. Lounge/diner: with tv freeview dvd and woodburner effect electric fire. Kitchen: with cooker fridge with freezer compartment dishwasher microwave and washer/dryer. Outside: own enclosed patio area with seating. …see more