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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Not suitable for children; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
The ground floor apartment, in this two storey dwelling , was built in the early Edwardian era, as a home for the management of one of the local soap works. The sitting room still retains the height and decorated ceiling particular to the fashion of the day.The apartme …see more
Super clean, spacious rooms with a complete set of nice extras in the kitchen and convenient location to transport links - the best value in town and a friendly owner as well. Five minutes walk to tr… More
“An Excellent base in London”
Reviewed 2 Mar 2013
We had a great few weeks in this apartment. It is truly a home from home break with everything you need supplied. It is an excellent location with a wealth of transport facilities. The River Thames… More
Reviewed 11 Dec 2012
We spent a week at this charming and comfortable flat and loved everything about it. Wendy, the owner, has obviously taken great care to furnish and outfit the flat. The location is excellent for We… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; Air conditioning;
We are ready to guide your traveled on weh island Sabang and lodging at afordable prices.we offer Nature turism, Marine turism such as snorkling and diving and Historical tour and rental vehicles. We are locaed at jln by pass km 6 cot ba'u kecamatan sukajaya pulau weh S …see more
Bellbird Gully so named because the sound of the bellbirds fills the air. This is a beautiful, comfortable home, with two bathrooms, three bedrooms, two living areas and a modern kitchen. The dining area is surrounded by windows on three sides with views of the garden a …see more
Nearest beach 215 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Located on the edge of a pretty village with all amenities and an 11th century church, the apartment is suitable for a couple wanting to visit the châteaux of the Loire Valley, near Saumur, Angers and Tours, near the vineyards of Bourgeuil, Chinon and Saumur in a relax …see more
We both agreed that our holiday at La Croix de Noel was one of the best ever.
The apartment was in the area that we wanted to visit, near to Saumur. It's also in a large village with shops bars etc.
Suitable for children age 5+; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
Visit our cozy apartment near the historic center of Rottenburg, situated in the beautiful Neckar valley, 12 km from Tübingen. This is a separate unit within an apartment building.
It has a wooden floor, underfloor heating, textured plaster, low-allergen facilities, a …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
The fields sweep away towards the Malvern Hills; the crops dance in the breeze. The leaves of the occasional ancient oak ripple gently. This is deepest Gloucestershire, an idyll so rural and so anciently Anglo Saxon that you expect to see roundheads and royalists doing …see more
Child friendly ; Air conditioning; Ask about pets;
The fact that the "Pátio da Caetana " be located in rural areas, it felt a huge opportunity to develop rural accommodation minimal impact, in order to involve the local community, maintain and promote the authenticity of existing attractions, enhance regional culture, …see more
Not suitable for children; Car advised; No pets allowed;
The Bothy was once-upon-a-time just a workers stone hut. Now it is a chocolate box hideaway with:
Wood fired hot tub exclusively for you;
Luxury heated bathroom on the lower level (freestanding bath sound fun?);
Cute centrally heated living space and super comfy bed on …see more
A real beach house as it is really close to the beach ie 20 metres.
Cassa Bitonga is on a private, secure and unspoilt small estate. To get to Praia da Rocha you have a sandy 6 km road and will require a 4 wheel drive vehicle or a city SUV. It can be done with a high c …see more
We had an amazing stay at the Praia da Rocha house during our 5 days there. Not only is the house beautiful with lots of space, light and air, it has a ridiculously spectacular view of the ocean. Th… More
“great place to stay”
Reviewed 2 Nov 2011
we had a great time there.
Lots of beach, sun and sand
Warm sea, great sun sets, good swimming and snorkling.… More
“A beautiful family home in a little piece of heaven”
Reviewed 21 Oct 2011
The house is tastefully, yet simply furnished. A gorgeous open plan kitchen/lounge/dining room looks out over the sea with nothing but an incredible private vista. The wooden floors and flowing white… More
Gite Pandora, 40 m2, is the old servants quarters that have been fully renovated. My farm dates from 1731.Situated on the terrace opposite the maison bourgeois. Independent property with panoramic windows overlooking the decorative garden and horses field and chapel. It …see more
Driftwood Cottage is a stylish, newly renovated 2 bedroom cottage (sleeps 5) arranged over 3 floors located in the picturesque seaside village of Staithes, North Yorkshire. The cottage is snugly situated on a peaceful side street with beautiful sea views of Staithes Har …see more
We have stayed in Staithes a number of times and Driftwood cotttage is the best cottage we have stayed in. The view is fantastic, you can see the harbour and also the Cod & Lobster pub from each floor… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review
“Best short break ever”
Reviewed 4 Jul 2015
Driftwood Cottage is immaculate and decorated to a high degree.It is extremely comfortable and we felt at home there. Everything is to hand and we certainly didn't miss not being able to get a mobile… More
“What a find”
Reviewed 15 Nov 2015
Driftwood cottage great location, lovely walks, views over harbour. Great find after hours looking online to find accommodation in the area. Spotlessly clean, every need catered for, cosy and it was a… More
Nearest beach 30 km; Not suitable for children; Car essential;
This delightful studio is nestled in a quiet rural area and is suited to visitors who want somewhere clean and private to relax after exploring the area. It is comfortable and compact with a small kitchenette, bathroom and an open plan bedroom and dining area.
The kitc …see more
This luxury apartment is beautifully furnished having a good sized lounge with dining area, which leads to the balcony with pool, garden or mountain views.The apartment is situated just two minutes walk from the golden beach of Tamuda Bay. Two bedrooms - one double and …see more
PERSONAL TRAINER AND GYM ALSO ONSITE IF WANTED
Forest cottage is set within 2 acres of charming gated grounds. It offers direct access to the New Forest National Park, indoor heated swimming pool, hot tub,tennis court and child's play area*. Forest Cottage is perfect f …see more
We had a lovely stay in the Forest Cottage.
The best bits are the location - right in the heart of the Forest yet easy to access to the nearby town of Ringwood.
The pool was lovely as well - our … More
Thank you for listing your best bits-We agree!
Melissa and Family
“Comfortable and welcoming place with all the facitilities you would need even a pool”
Reviewed 27 Aug 2012
Great place to stay set in a great location. The accomodation was better than expected and the indoor heated pool and tennis courts were great add value.
Pretty much everywhere you would want to go … More
Were so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated our fantastic location. We look forward to greeting you again.
Melissa and Family
“Nice holiday but let down a little bit by the cottage”
Reviewed 25 Mar 2013
Overall we had a nice holiday. The location was convenient and we enjoyed the pool. However there were a couple of things which we were not so happy about, namely:
(i) We had specifically asked ab… More
Really sorry that there was some road noise this has been the only complaint of this type that we have had in the last 2 years. I have taken on board your notes on the stairs and we have had a stair gate fitted.once again thank you for your comments kind regards.
There can be few more iconic houses in the whole of North Wales than those situated on Llanbedrog Beach. Believed to be one of only two beaches in the UK that can boast deciduous trees growing directly onto the sand it is no wonder that Llanbedrog is designated as an ar …see more
Swimming pool; Not suitable for children; Air conditioning;
Les Aigles is a vegan and vegetarian only, self-catering, dog friendly Gite in the Drome Provençale region of south east France.Situated in Mirabel-aux-Baronnies between the roman town of Vaison La Romain and Nyons, Les Aigles is the ideal location for seeing all the s …see more
Not suitable for children; No pets allowed;
The apartment is located in the first floor. A short walking distance from the main street and the beach of Buggerru. The apartment has a big bathroom with shower, a fully furnish kitchenette and a living room with a big table for six people. This is a one bedroom apart …see more