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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!
A tastefully restored heritage bungalow situated a short walk away from KPJAYI yoga shala. Only 5 letting rooms including a 2 bedroom and 2 single bedroom independent cottages in the garden which is filled with exotic plants and fruit trees. Ideal for yogis visiting Mys …see more
NEWLY REFURBISHED FROM 1ST JULY 2015
Situated on a beautiful private fishing estate just south of Langholm, Broomholm Cottage is one of two rental cottages and is perfect for those who are looking for something a little more intimate. It is smaller in size than our oth …see more
Detached bungalow in a spacious and quiet park with lots of privacy and tropical vegetation, in the centre of Playa del Ingles. There are 3 big swimming pools, one is always heated, each with a separated child-pool. The separated 6-person bungalow is 100 or 120 square …see more
“Excellant holiday accomodation in a central location”
Reviewed 8 May 2012
Visited in April 2012 and found the bungalows spacious, clean, and in an excellant location for all that the resort has to offer. It was very peaceful and the staff make you very welcome. The cleaning… More
Reviewed 26 Aug 2012
Very great residence with nice apts with littles swimming pools scattered on the property. not bad also restourant/bar inside complex.
not very near the beach and the centre, but in only 5 minutes by… More
“Really perfect stay - quiet and beautiful place”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2011
Very nice and large garden . Spacious apartments ( c.c.a. 100 m2 ) , very good equipped kitchen , a little bit old furniture . Apartments are cleaning daily . 3 swimming pools in this gardens . Very… More
This beautifully furnished newly-built annex is a must for anyone wanting a quiet and peaceful getaway! It is located along a private drive on farmland surrounded by the rolling hills of the traditional English countryside. There is abundant walking through woodland and …see more
The owners were welcoming and very helpful. The accommodation is about 10 min drive from Asda and 10 min drive from Alton Towers Resort. The accommodation is fully furnished and has everything you nee… More
Reviewed 28 May 2013
Just returned home from a delightful weekend at the Sweethills. We had a truly amazing weekend in the Peak District. The accommodation was better than we were expecting. Perfect for a couple who are … More
“Excellent accomodation, friendly and helpful owners”
Reviewed 27 Apr 2013
Compact accomodation but excellent facilities, everything and more than you would expect to get on a self catering holiday. Directions to find property first class. Owners very friendly, milk in frid… More
Newly refurbished and extended house on the shore of the Inverness Firth. Located close to Inverness with all of its facilities and centrally located for access to Golf, Fishing, Skiing, Mountaineering and Shooting activities.This bright modern home is just a short stro …see more
A recently renovated, detached cottage (bungalow) in a peaceful woodland setting in the lovely village of Carrbridge, situated near Aviemore in the Cairngorm National Park in Scotland, perfect for anyone who enjoys country walks, birdwatching, golfing, wildlife and adve …see more
Lovely cottage very well equipped great having 3 bathrooms 4 of us stayed was fab great for dogs straight into lovely woodland lovely hotel ate at the cair n food was lovely had lunch at tea room very… More
Thank you for your comments, we are delighted that you had a good holiday, it certainly sounds like you managed to pack a lot into your stay!
“A perfect retreat for all the family!”
Reviewed 14 Oct 2015
We had 3 generations of our family stay for a long weekend and not once did anyone feel they were on top of one another. A great place with loads of room for everyone and very clean and comfortable. E… More
Thank you for your feedback, we are delighted to hear that you had a good time. Please feel free to come back anytime!
This is a fully furnished kirti bungalow with 3 Ac bedrooms, 3 TV's (2 LCD), king size beds, extra 10 mattresses and bed linens for all. It occupy 2000 sq.ft over all + car park area in premise.Amenities like :Microwave + utensilsFridge for stocking drinks.Water pu …see more
Donington Den is situated in the historic market town of Melbourne with easy access to a wealth of pubs and restaurants, an amazing range of independent shops and fabulous architectural houses including thatched cottages. Walking distance to the historic Melbourne Hall …see more
We stayed at Donington Den with our 2 small children and enjoyed it very much. We received a very nice welcome. The house was very clean and cosy with all the necessary appliances. It's a nice base t… More
“Perfectly situated cosy cottage in the heart of Derbyshire”
Reviewed 20 May 2013
Lovely, cosy cottage. It was very clean and perfect for our family of 4. It was a home away from home. The hosts were very friendly and the welcome pack was yummy. Short walk into town to shops, pu… More
“Very comfortable house ideally situated for East Midlands attractions.”
Reviewed 26 Mar 2013
Donington Den is a very clean, comfortable house situated in a lovely village with an interesting array of small, independent shops. We enjoyed our stay there so much that we have already re-booked th… More
The accommodation is located along the border of the Machair of Daliburgh. A short 5 minutes to the beach which stretches for miles. It comes with a double bedroom, a kitchenette, electric shower and toilet facilities, one sitting area and free Wi-fi. Close to all amen …see more
A warm and cosy pod on a beautiful island only five minutes from a glorious beach, what more could you want? For me, nothing.
I have spent a wonderful week staying at Jeff and Kathryn's holiday pod… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that you saw all the wildlife even though it was not always good weather you managed well hope to see you again soon. Thanks kathryn and Jeff
Reviewed 6 Sep 2016
Very cosy, peaceful, wooden lodge with everything what you need while exploring beautiful island . Very comfortable bed, very clean and quiet. You can only hear the sound of the Ocean at night and she… More
Thanks for your kind review. So good to hear your holiday was good and you had a few days of dry weather.
Thanks kathryn and Jeff
Whether you are looking for an active break or would prefer to relax, Killadeas Cottage is well located with lots of choice right on your doorstep.Killadeas Cottage offers a scenic woodland view and is an ideal location to explore County Fermanagh's beautiful lake …see more
Pond Cottage is a DETACHED converted barn situated just 6 miles from Chester City Centre, it is set in the grounds of Court Farm which is a 16th century listed farmhouse.
The property has wheelchair access throughout. and benefits from underfloor heating , there is a …see more
This is a beautifully done out property. All the love and care and attention to detail I like. Perfect layout, accommodated all our needs and all bedrooms have their own en suite which was perfect fo… More
Thank you for your lovely review, I am so pleased you enjoyed Pond Cottage and our beautiful City.
“when can we move in? we loved it :)”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2014
Truly a beautiful place to stay, extremely comfortable and had everything we could possibly have needed. each bedroom was beautiful and the beds SO comfortable that it was difficult to get up in the m… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review. It was a pleasure to meet you all and we hope to see you all again in the future.
“A wonderful experience and quality cottage accommodation, good no, its was great.”
Reviewed 29 Jul 2015
We were so happy we chose Pond Cottage, it was a joy to stay at such a fantastic location. quite, a great setting, 3 wonderful en suit bedrooms, modern kitchen and a wonderful snug lounge which lead o… More
Waters Edge is one of the few detached water fronting homes in Falmouth. This recently refurbished bungalow enjoys spectacular views to the river, Falmouth Marina and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the far shore . You can relax in the comfortable leather swivel c …see more
This is a lovely holiday let-home from home really with everything and more needed for a relaxing holiday.
The house is spotlessly clean and comfortable and the views are truly spectacular.Sitting in… More
“Excellent property with Great Views”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2012
This property is excellent, all you need and more. There is all the kitchen equipment you need and plenty to keep the kids busy with a PS3, Wii and computer. The views over the marina are excellen… More
Reviewed 10 Aug 2012
(One week family holiday for Dad, Mum and 4 children age 5 to 14.) Waters Edge is in a beautiful location in Falmouth and as the name suggests, it is indeed, RIGHT on the water's edge looking over Fal… More
Owners of both Greentiles [check also home 4855217] and nearby Poppyland a detached single storey sea front holiday home. Both properties overlook Winterton valley and the sea and both have, private direct access via steps from the back garden to dunes and beach. Enclos …see more
Totally enjoyed our very relaxing and chilling holiday. the views over looking the sea and valley was wonderful. We found it very hard to tear our self a way. Our boys(dogs) loved it. The garden was … More
“LOVELY AND CLEAN BUNGALOW.”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2014
Well equipped Bungalow. Everything you needed for your stay provided. Only need to bring towels.
Nice sea view. Enclosed garden. Great for kids or dogs.
We all had a great time. Would stay there aga… More
Set in the heart of the idyllic Kent countryside this 4 bedroom bungalow is the perfect escape from the daily hustle and bustle. Woodlands is a spacious newly refurbished bungalow with full self catering facilities, off road parking and everything you need for a short …see more
This was our second stay at the house and it didn't disappoint at all just as brilliant as it was last year. Everything you need is provided. It's so quiet and peaceful. The children loved the house a… More
“What more could you want?”
Reviewed 17 May 2015
This well equipped 4 bedroom home was delightful. It had some lovely views across a field even from the upstairs bathroom. The woods had a fantastic sight of Bluebells.
We were able to watch sheep, h… More
Reviewed 6 May 2015
A spacious and comfortable accomodation in a quiet and rural environment.
The house is ideally situated for trips into the Kent region.
A small minus is that we had to be creative to cook pasta for … More
Delightfully situated in mature sheltered garden with views to Loch Harport and the Cuillin Mountains, Glendale Cottage is a bright, spacious and well appointed bungalow and the perfect base for exploring the wonders of the magical island of Skye. The Cottage is located …see more
The cottage is really well equipped with everything you could possibly need. The property on arrival was really clean and bed linen / towels immaculate. A very high standard. We were a party of 2 adul… More
A completely renovated bungalow with new kitchen, bathrooms, carpets, and newly decorated. Furnished to a high standard in a fresh modern style. Of particular interest to those wishing to avoid stairs.
A sunny south facing garden to relax in after a day sight seeing.
This private Bungalow is right on the white sandy beach in Jambiani, Zanzibar. The view over the endless Indian ocean is stunning!If you want a calm and peaceful holiday in paradise far away from the crowded resorts this is the place! At high tide you can swim 10 meters …see more
Catref holiday bungalow is in a fantastic location over looking fields, only minutes walk to the beach, ideal for a couple wishing to escape for a romantic break or a family wishing to explore North Wales. Catref is a short walk to a lovely sandy beach and cycle track …see more
My Wife and I and our two children went on a visit down memory lane. We hadn't visited Abergele for some time. It was our home town many years ago and to show the children where we used to live was wo… More
Close to the beach and short walk to the interesting ancient fishing town of Aldeburgh. Traditional pubs, the best Fish and Chips in Britain and lots of other restaurants, shops and art galleries make this a great location for relaxing holidays for walking and bird watc …see more
A recently re-loved light and airy house situated in the picturesque village of Ballygally at the foot of the Glens of Antrim. Ideal for families looking to enjoy a peaceful and scenic retreat with the beach 100m away and an enclosed private garden to the rear. With ro …see more
As a local lad; I was familiar with the area so knew Anchorage was perfect for our holiday base, and we wern't disappointed. Only yards from the beach and, just as important, the nearest source of Ma… More
“A clean and amazing place and great views”
Reviewed 19 Jul 2014
The house is amazing in a nice area it's great for a relaxing weekend, house has everything you need if you need to cook and off course the house has wifi. 100 yards to shop and beach. I would recomme… More
“Ideal for families”
Reviewed 11 Aug 2015
We selected this holiday cottage so that we could bring our two adult sons and our cocker spaniels. The cottage was spacious with a large kitchen and even larger utility/wet room - ideal for storing g… More
High quality 2 bedroomed Bungalow in the heart of the Suffolk Countryside. Open fire, gamesroom, large garden with trampoline. Ideal for walkers, cyclists, romantic getaway, families & older people. Good local food. Babysitting. Pets considered. Wheelchair access.Th …see more
Stayed for a week at Half Term in October.
Owners are really nice, helpful and friendly. there if you need them but they leave you alone if you want.
Accommodation is tidy, clean and well prese… More
“Very nice place”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2012
We spent 3 busy and very exciting weeks in the bungalow. It was very clean and quite spacious (3 children in the room was a maximum, but they could let steam off in the garden or in the big playroom i… More
“Very enjoyable stay.”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2012
We stayed in this property for 4 nights and found it to be very pleasant and comfortable. The accommdation was spacious and very clean. The kitchen was very well equipped and the bedrooms of ample siz… More
This beautifully maintained three bedroom bungalow that sleeps six, stands on a unique 0.75 acre site which has direct frontage onto the scenic beach at Tullagh Strand, just outside the popular village of Clonmany. The house is set in beautifully manicured gardens which …see more
Absolutely fab from beginning to end. We arrived to a table prepared with cupcakes and treats for the kids. It was a home away from home. Great safe space for kids to play. Every thing has been though… More
“beach &scenery to die for!”
Reviewed 18 Apr 2015
We all had a wonderful Easter week in Tullagh Bay. The Beach House is very clean,well furnished, comfy beds, well equipped kitchen and the beach hut was so handy! Our days were spent walking along t… More
I am so glad that you all had a wonderful time at the beachhouse.I try my best to ensure that my guests are fully catered for and looked after. I also pride myself in the fact that my house is child friendly and that there is always toys and outdoor play equipment available for them. The decking area is loved by all guests due to the beautiful local scenery that can be viewed. Hope to see you and your family again in near future, all the best from Lorraine and Terence.
“My Dream House by the sea”
Reviewed 17 Aug 2013
This was exactly what we needed...breathtaking views from the end of the garden...superb assistance from Lorraine and her husband...our kids (2 and 6) were spoilt for choice..play in the garden with t… More
Thank you for your wonderful review. We do our best to ensure that everyone's holiday at Beach House Tullagh Bay is a memorable one. We hope to see you and family again soon. Kind regards, Lorraine.
Dunvrichtin provides a charming and elegant 'feel at home' bungalow accommodation. The 3 bedrooms are enriched with their own character each equipped with an En Suite (large shower, toilet and wc), exceptionally large double mirrored wardrobes, dressing area and cosy be …see more
Bracken Lodge is located near the rural village of Hilltown, which is an area of outstanding natural beauty hidden amongst the majestic slopes of the Mourne Mountains. On the shores of Carlingford Lough, the Rostrevor Mountain Bike Trails are only 8 minutes away, as w …see more
This lovely bungalow provides spacious accommodation for up to 4 guests. It has a comfortable lounge with TV and DVD player and also a separate reading lounge for those looking for some peace and quiet. The modern fully equipped kitchen has recently been fitted and inc …see more
We have had a very enjoyable and relaxing holiday at Fir Tree Cottage.
This charming property is very comfortable and clean, and we felt very much 'at home' and relaxed whilst we stayed there.
Thank you so much for taking the time to post your review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at Fir Tree Cottage and look forward to welcoming you back.
Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Arrochar
3 6 Min stay varies
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Beach / lakeside relaxation
Suitable for children age 5+
Unique tranquil loch front setting in the Arrochar Alps located only 45 minutes from Glasgow City Centre, or 55 minutes from the Ski Centre in Glencoe. A spacious house consisting of three 3 bedrooms, bedroom 1 superking, bedroom 2 king size. bedroom 3 bunk beds, large …see more
KoMe beach house located at Jambiani, one of the most beautiful beaches on the island, with miles of deep white sand. At KoMe you will never feel lonely as are plenty of restaurants and bars nearby; such as Coral Rock 2 minutes walk, Kimte and Art Hotel around the c …see more
The lake House is a delightful bungalow based in Lower Glassagh, over seeing Bunaninver lake, just below Teach Jack, Glassagh. The house is within a 5 minute walk to Glassagh beach and the children's park. You can also rod fish at the lake within steps from the b …see more
We are John and Jo (J and J Lettings). We have 2 privately owned 2 bedroom bungalows newly fitted out to a superior finish. The bungalow has a fully equiped kitchen with microwave, fridge with small freezer compartment. The bathrooom has shower over the bath. Livingr …see more
We spent a very enjoyable week staying at Waterside Park, Corton. The bungalow was spotless, beautifully furnished, comfortable beds and the most well-appointed self catering accommodation we have ev… More
Thankyou Diane for your kind comments. It was lovely to meet you all and glad you had a lovely week away. Kind regards Jo and John
Reviewed 19 Sep 2016
Really enjoyed our stay, everything was perfect. The property was very clean, homely, well equipped and the bed was very comfortable too. It was everything we needed for our weeks stay in Lowestoft ba… More
Situated in the National Trust's popular Murlough Nature Reserve, Mourne Retreat is a beautifully renovated water side Bungalow located on the stunning Northern Irish coast. The house has a homely feel with modern interior and makes the most of its breath-taking views o …see more
We offer 3 bungalows rental for couples or family of 3.The accommodation unit is new with view of the sea, a balcony, air conditioning , a small fridge ,and a private bathroom with shower . Vila Druri offers reasonable prices, free private parking and Wi-Fi and it …see more
Blackbird Bungalow self catering holiday cottage in Lytham St. Annes (property ID 521914 on holidaylettings.co.uk) is a luxury, comfortable, bright and well equipped holiday rental with gated driveway parking.
Set in attractive maintained gardens to the …see more
Great little bungalow with fantastic transport links into Blackpool right outside front door. Has everything you need. Welcome pack fantastic. Comfy beds and very clean.… More
“Fabulous place to stay”
Reviewed 9 Mar 2015
We have just returned from a long weekend at Blackbird Bungalow . The bungalow is fantastic . It is spotlessly clean and has everything that you would ever need and more !
The furnishings and soft fu… More
“"Simply the Best"”
Reviewed 14 Jan 2015
After a two day journey from Spain by car, it was great to enter a nice warm, cosy home with some very nice touches(chocolates ,mince pies, a bottle of Cava)and including a small Christmas tree in the… More
Set in a quiet, small residential area overlooking an impressive communal swimming pool. This ground floor apartment has 2 bedrooms, one with a full size bed and the other with twin beds. Both bedrooms have built in wardrobes and ceiling fans. A travel cot can be provid …see more
The apartment is nicely situated with about a 8 minute walk to the Playa Flamenca commercial centre and has all the home comforts to help make your stay an enjoyable one. We stayed there during the fi… More
“Amazing Location, Amazing Pool and Apartment.”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2016
We stay in July of this year, very pleased indeed and will be back for sure. Great location, great apartment and loved the pool area. Had everything we could ask for. Very pleased. Great location for … More
We look forward to welcoming you to have a peaceful self-catering holiday in the ground floor, self contained annexe of our home. Wildlife is abundant around here and only the occasional tractor from our neighbouring farm disturbs the peace.The accommodation comprises …see more
We were met on arrival by the owner, who made us aware of everything that we needed to know.
The cottage was warm and extremely comfortable.
A welcome pack was waiting for us, including wine and cho… More
Dolphins is a spacious detached bungalow with three bedrooms (1double bedroom, 1 king size double which can be split into 2 single beds and a twin bedroom), a modern kitchen and large bathroom with a bath and separate power shower. The large main sitting/dining room an …see more
Dolphins is a spacious, well-equipped holiday home with lovely garden, really close to the beach which our three boys loved. It is good for those who are less mobile. The surrounding area is beautif… More
I am so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday Dolphins is a great base to explore Eastbourne and always delivers a great experience to all our guests
“Fantastic house, great location”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2013
We stayed a week at Dolphins, it was everything we could of asked for. Very comfortable accommodation, clean, and very well kept, everything we needed and so close to the beach and in very easy access… More
Thank you so much for the great review we find this type of feedback very encouraging. We hope everyone who visits Dolphins enjoys our our holiday home.
“Ideal Holiday Bungalow”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2013
The Dolphins was an ideal choice for our holiday. The bungalow is thoughtfully planned, well equiped and is bright and fresh and clean. It satisfied all my disabled husband's needs. It is well situate… More
We are pleased that you all enjoyed your stay at Dolphins it sounds like everyone had a fun time.
Longlands Retreat is a well equipped holiday home, with full central heating in a quiet location in the historic fishing village of Beadnell. It offers a flexible sleeping arrangement due to the zip and link bed in bedroom two, which can be used as a king size or two …see more
Excellent holiday accommodation. It easily accommodated 2 adults, 3 children and a dog.
Property was very clean and tidy on arrival. Very quiet and peaceful location. Very close to local beaches (wi… More
“Christmas at Beadnell - 21 to 28 December 2013”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2014
An excellent property and so spacious. Everything was clean and in working order. Cooking a Christmas lunch posed no problem, lots of equipment, large kitchen and dining area and a good sized fridge/… More
“Fabulous location for a relaxing holiday”
Reviewed 9 Jun 2013
We stayed at Longlands Retreat for a week at the end of May.
The bungalow is really well presented & equipped with everything you could need. It easily accomodated 4 adults, 2 kids & a dog, providing… More
Mua Cave Ecolodge is located at Khe ha village, Ninh xuan commune, Hoa lu district, Ninh Binh province, back to the Mua mountain and over looking to rice field, just 100 km south of Hanoi, the place known as halong Bay inland. Mua cave Ecolodge was built in the form o …see more
Property extensively upgraded February / March 2015. New Kitchen, Woodburner, Furniture & oak floor.This is a beautiful little cottage in the picturesque village of Kingsbarns. The property is ideal for a family holiday or equally would make a great base for golfers wis …see more
I stayed at this property with my 2 daughters to have a late Christmas, it couldn't had been better. Well equipped and decorated superbly. We probably picked the coldest and windiest weekend this year… More
Thanks for your kind words. The Woodburner has been the best addition to the house, even more so when we are on the back end of an atlantic storm.
Great to hear you & your daughters had a great time and we hope you managed to play some of the games with them and make the best of your time.
We hope you can come back some other time.
Cassandra & Steve
“Excellent location for all hou golf players”
Reviewed 21 Sep 2016
The Stackyard Kingsbarns is the perfect holiday cottage especially if you want to use it as a base for a golfing holiday. Bright, clean ans tidy with all the mod cons needed. The owners make access to… More
Glad to hear that you and your friends had such a good time. Kingsbarns certainly is a great golfing base, as you would have seen the sign outside the house "550 metres" to the Kingsbarns golf course.
Hope you can come back some other time.
Steve & Cassandra
Reviewed 26 Jun 2016
Just returned from a stay in this fantastic cottage, what a find!! We were visiting St Andrews for my son's Graduation. Our party included myself, husband, mother-in-law and Labrador Bodie. Right fro… More
Thank you so much for the kind review. I'm sure your son's graduation helped elate your feeling during the stay. Well done to him!
We both hope you can return to enjoy Kingsbarns some other time.
Steve & Cassandra
This modern bungalow is located in the beautiful coastal village of Glenarm in the picturesque Glens of Antrim. This cosy house is tastefully furnished with all mod cons offering a pretty enclosed BBQ patio area to the rear and commands stunning views to the front, from …see more
We are Jo and John Ramsey (J and J Lettings). We have 2 privately owned 2 bedroom bungalows newly fitted out to a superior finish. The bungalow has a fully equiped kitchen with microwave, fridge with small freezer compartment. The bathroom has shower over the bath. …see more
We stayed here in August and had a great time the accommodation had everything you need I was able to cook a roast dinner type of meal with out having to buy pans... I would recommend this place to ev… More
Thankyou Amanda and Mark for your kind comments. Hopefully hear from you in the near future. Kind regards Jo and John