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.
“Lovely home from home” A beautiful place to stay. Every thing you need plus a lovely welcome hamper to add to the enjoyment of your stay. Good location for visiting places such as Tenby and Saundersfoot. Cottage was very comfortable and nice and warm.
“Beautiful and peaceful idyll in the heart of Manorbier”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2015
We arrived after a long journey to be warmly greeted by the owners with a beautiful welcome hamper and shown around their very homely yet contemporary cottage. It was really well appointed and very co… More
Reviewed 4 Apr 2015
Our stay at Castle Park Cottage could not have been better. We were greeted most warmly by Michael and Yoriko and nothing would be too much trouble for them. The cottage had a light and airy feel to… More
Reviewed 19 Jun 2015
Castle Park Cottage is situated ideally for exploring the countryside, historical places, or taking walks alongside the beautiful beach. It is well maintained, tidy and neat, it is a pleasure to sit i… More
“Excuisite!” Temeraire is a luxurious seaside apartment with stunning seaviews and overlooks the wonderful winter gardens. Well-kept in traditional English style, makes this the perfect place to stay in Margate. 2 generously sized bedrooms (1 double, 1
Fantastic seaviews - eat your meals looking out over the sea though the huge floor to ceiling windows. The appartment itself has everything you could possibly want for your stay - well equipped, mode… More
“sunsets are spectacular”
Reviewed 14 Aug 2012
Apartment is lovely, clean spacious and contained everything we needed for our stay. Beds are especially comfortable. A great base for exploring surrounding area.… More
“room with view”
Reviewed 16 Apr 2012
stayed at temraire court this jan for 7 weeks a lovely flat .two big bedrooms and two bathrooms a well kitted out kitchen and comfy chairs in living area.table and seating for 4 people in the bay wind… More
Operated by the luxury Devonshire Arms Hotel and owned by the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, Stank House Farm is a gorgeous lovingly restored cottage. The cottage offers all your everyday needs coupled with amazing views of the Yorkshire Dales.<br />All 3 bedroom …see more
“Perfect cottage and owner could not have been more pleasant or helpful” The cottage was stunning with a beautiful court yard to sit in the sun with BBQ. The cottage had two beautiful spacious rooms with a lovely shower room. Upstairs is the open pla
Stella Cottage is a truly welcoming home. It's like being at home. It has all the amenities. Mary the owner makes it even more inviting for your kindness and sympathy. Thanks for everything Mary.… More
Thanks ever so much for your kind review. It's great that you found the cottage so homely. You are all welcome back anytime.
“Relaxing cottage in quiet location” Well equipped small cottage in quiet location but within short drive of several rural pubs, city of Norwich & the coast. Friendly welcome from owner on arrival and prompt e-mailed responses during booking process. N
A lovely cottage in a very nice area. It had everything we needed and was very clean and comfortable… More
Thank you for your lovely review, we are so happy you had a great stay with us.
“Lovely cosy cottage, perfect for us”
Reviewed 7 Mar 2015
Lovely little cottage to stay in comfy and cosy! Lauren & Carl couldn't have been nicer or more helpful!… More
Thank you for you lovely comment. I'm glad we were able to help and that your boyfriend had a wonderful birthday surprise!
“Home from Home in rural Norfolk”
Reviewed 5 Mar 2015
My partner and I needed a short break away from the hustle and bustle of business life and our good friends highly recommended Lilac Tree Cottage to us.
Lilac Tree Cottage was everything we wanted … More
Thank you for your kind comments. I'm so pleased you had such a relaxing break. Hope to see you again soon.
“Wonderful cottage in great location” Lovely traditional cottage in quiet location 5 minutes drive north of Stornoway. Fabulous views of sandy beach from the cottage and and very close to wonderful walks and scenery.Very high standard of cleanliness. S
The cottage was perfect for our needs. We had taken our five grandchildren away for a break and to visit with their great grandparents. The facilties in the cottage met and exceeded our expectations a… More
“Just lovely” This lodge really is worth every penny. It's beautifully decorated with modern fixtures and fittings, an incredible hot tub, and a fabulous decking area with a gas barbecue. The owner Paul was really friendly and helpful upon arrival and
Lovely lodge with everything you need. Very cosy, lovely location. Would recommend. Couldn't fault it.… More
“Comfortable and relaxing”
Reviewed 7 Feb 2017
We had a lovely weekend away celebrating my partners 40th birthday. The accommodation was clean, comfortable and in an ideal location. The fact we could take the dog was a real added bonus. All in all… More
Reviewed 4 Jul 2016
lovely location with the local horses, cows and furry bull coming up to the fence. Good walks and recommend a walk to the Alice Lisle pub about 2 miles away. Well furnished to a high standard also..… More
An immaculately and unique 18th century detached gate lodge full of character and charm. The cottage is surrounded by forest walks & cycle tracks. Inveraray the traditional county town of Argyll is 3 miles away. The beach is only a few minutes walk.<br />The R …see more
“Amazing” Five stars all round. The location, Cleanliness and comfort of this lodge is just faultless. The Swans, Geese & Ducks are an added bonus. Everybody that walks by are just so friendly which is nice to see this day and age. I cannot wait to ret
Came for a relaxing stay and that's what I got. So nice and clean and tidy very well maintained everything you could ask for. We went out for our meals but wanted to come back and just sit and watch t… More
Thank you so much easier for your review. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.
“A cosy and warm welcome from a well appointed riverside lodge.”
Reviewed 9 Jan 2017
This lovely lodge is located on the quiet and beautiful river Avon. Stratford is wonderful with so many things to see and do, places to eat and within easy reach of Warwick Castle and the Cotswolds. T… More
Thank you so much for your review, hope you had a good flight back home.
Look forward to seeing you again in the future.
Reviewed 15 Aug 2016
A wonderful place to stay. Very comfortable and maintained to a high standard. Loved the river taxi into Stratford. Great base for exploring Stratford and the surrounding area.… More
Thank you so much for your review, and look forward to seeing you again in the future.
“Wonderful honeymoon in a cute little cottage!” After getting married a couple of days before we were ready to spend some time relaxing and that was certainly what we did! It was out of season so everywhere was very quiet & peaceful. We were the only o
“Just perfect, stunning cottage and garden and lovely host”
Reviewed 17 Oct 2016
This stunning cottage & garden was the most perfect getaway, I only wish we could have stayed for longer. Linda was the perfect host with lots of local knowledge and recommendations. The wine and ext… More
"We could have stayed for longer" means you will definately be back so its something I love to hear, thank you so much for your lovely comments much appreciated, I do try! Linda :-)
Reviewed 31 Aug 2015
Just spent three nights at Llwynn Ynn cottage and enjoyed every minute. The cottage has everything you need and the hot tub is the cherry on the top. A ten minute stroll away and you are on the be… More
Oh thank you! its is so lovely when guests are so appreciative, hope to see you both back here soon. Linda :-)
Reviewed 30 Aug 2016
My girlfriend and I had booked white water rafting on the River Tryweryn and were looking for somewhere to stay in the area, we stumbled upon this cottage online and what a find it was!
The pictures … More
Thank you I am so pleased you did find the cottage and I am sure you will return, as you say so much to do that is why North Wales has come 4th in the Lonely planets best regions in the world to visit. Linda :-)
“Lodge credit to the owners” July 2013 .This property was spotlessly clean had everything you needed .The hot tub was a god send because the week we was there was the hottest week of the year.The lodge is a credit to the owners and would recommend this
Couldn't find a fault in anything, everything there you could possibly need, beds are so comfy, place was so clean spacious and homely, hot tub was fantastic, views across the lake were wonderful, esp… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay. We Look forward to welcoming you back again in the future.
Reviewed 2 May 2013
We had 2 nights in this log cabin and really did not want to leave. The accommodation was second to none, everything has been well thought out. The views of the lake were great, especially from the ho… More
“Brilliant Log Cabin, couldn't fault it!”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2013
Myself and 7 girl friends stayed here for 2 nights in November. We were greeted by Gill, the owner, who took her time to show us around, explained where everything is and ran through how everything wo… More
A one bedroom apartment in the heart of Cambridge nestled between Midsummer Common and the Grafton Shopping Centre. Can accommodate up to 2 plus infant. No VAT. Ask about our long stay rates. …see more
Un appartement très bien situé pour les visites du centre ville ou faire des excursions depuis la gare routière de Cambridge city center, proche des commerces, très calme, confortable, avec le pla… More
“Just Perfect!” Could not have asked for better accommodation and would go back in a heartbeat. The chalet was very homely and clean when we arrived; the tea and biscuits on arrival were very much appreciated! Could not fault the chalet at all! Everyth
“A great base to explore Cornwall, good for kids and adults.”
Reviewed 7 Jul 2015
Found this accommodation searching for a cheap get away for us and our young Daughter. Have wanted to get back to Cornwall for years. The location is great for getting to places further up the coast a… More
Ground Floor - Dining table & 4 chairs. Kitchen has F/Freezer, Microwave, Washer, Dishwasher, Hob & Oven!st Floor - Lounge with two picture windows with wonderful views. TV, DVD . Bedroom with two single beds2nd Floor - Double bedroom and luxury bathroom / sh …see more
“New Year in Pentraeth Cottage Retreat” Wonderful stay for New Years Eve 2015. Everything we needed was available and there was even a bottle of wine and chocolates on arrival! Wonderful views and bedroom ensuite facilities. Barney the dog loved it to
We returned for a xmas break having already visited in the summer. Can't believe it could feel any cosier, but it did - something about it being cold, dark, and rural outside made it feel all the more… More
Thank you for returning. It was a pleasure to welcome you. I am glad you found the cottage to be so well equipped for your needs. I hope you returned feeling refreshed from your break. We kook forward to welcoming you back in the future....best wishes, John
1 of 10 properties in delightful courtyard settings
the cottages lie in the leafy hamlet of abbots lench, one of the five picturesque lench villages well known for their natural beauty and black and white tudor cottages. Nestling in tranquil glori... …see more
“Great apartment and loaction for a Family or Group Holiday” I am a person that reads reviews to help make decisions on places to stay etc, therefore My review this apartment can be trusted.
Neil was very helpful and accomodating.
The apartment was g
Lovely apartment directly looking towards the sea. We came as a family of 8 and there is every thing that you could possibly need, I cooked a full roast dinner without any problems!
The apartment is … More
“A beautiful apartment in a wonderful location”
Reviewed 24 Jun 2011
I've just returned from my third stay in this lovely flat. The accommodation cannot be faulted - the flat is clean, spacious and beautifully furnished. We were given a very warm welcome - there was ev… More
“Fantastic apartment! Clean , modern ,spacious, just lovely!”
Reviewed 30 May 2011
We had a New Year break here with another family , it was perfect!
The apartment is clean, spacious and very well equipped! The welcome pack was a lovely gesture, we even had crackers!
Initially we … More
“Superb Getaway” Following a hectic Xmas period, we wanted a short break offering peace and quiet, coupling countryside with beach where we could walk our springers. Kenmuir cottage fitted the bill exactly and the owners couldnt be more accomodating a
“Absolutely perfect” Such a welcoming and homely house. It was perfect for our group. Lots and lots of space, everything we needed in the kitchen. Huge dining table which was perfect for a formal celebration dinner. Ample cooking facilities. We soon l
We stayed here for our biannual group get away. It was very easy to get to and was pleasently surprised when we arrived. Such a beautiful house. All the rooms are well proportioned and thought out.… More
“A beautiful home in which to forge happy memories”
Reviewed 21 Jan 2015
From the moment of our arrival, greeted by Mandy and her husband, we were made to feel welcome in this beautiful, well equipped home.
The house is spacious and lends itself to celebratory family/frie… More
“Everything you need for a family getaway”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2015
Home Farmhouse is a truly wonderful property that offers something for all.
Well appointed rooms, a typical farmhouse kitchen complete with Aga, a beautiful garden, sky tv and a hot tub!
Just book i… More
“Idyllic Country Cottage” Slatters Cottage is a perfect picture book character cottage. We had a lovely stay. The owners caters for all needs and the village has many beautiful features. The cottage is in a unique and beautiful setting with very friend
I stayed here with my husband and 3 month old baby and had a wonderful time. The cottage is beautiful and very clean and well equipped. The surrounding area is quiet and peaceful, with an excellent pu… More
“Perfect country retreat”
Reviewed 5 Jan 2013
Slatters cottage is a great little, cosy cottage, It is very clean and very comfortable and we couldn't help but sit mesmerised for hours in front of the wood-burner fire in the lounge. The kitchen ha… More
“Exceeded All Expectations”
Reviewed 19 Jun 2012
Spent a week with wife and daughter and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Cottage was an absolute jewel, well appointed and super cosy. Village and village residents were all very warm and open and helpfu… More
“warm English hospitality at countyside” We enjoyed our week at The Games Barn, felt like coming home to friendly, open and interesting hosts in a spacious comfortable house.
The farm was an adventure for town peoples, like we are and it was calming
Having returned for the 2nd time we were not disappointed by our visit. Once again Madeleine and Fred were on hand to ensure our stay went as smooth as possible. They seem to have the perfect knack … More
Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review - we thoroughly enjoyed your company and would love to see you again next year for your 3rd visit. We know how lucky we are to have our own little piece of heaven here and love sharing it with people such as yourselves - it makes all our hard work so worthwhile. Thanks so much once again.
“Fantastic Farm Getaway!”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2012
We stayed at The Games Barn withour Parents and our 2 and 6 year old. The Barn had every comfort you needed, I cant actually believe I packed things for the children to be occupied with as this Barn … More
Thanks so much for this great review. We always try to ensure that our guests can appreciate all aspects of the farm if they wish to, and in your case we clearly succeeded! We are greatly looking forward to seeing you again at Easter.
“Great location, Spacious accommodation - Suits families [--]; large groups”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2012
We have just returned from a great week at the Games Barn. We had 6 children ranging from 2yrs to 13yrs. They all enjoyed feeding the animals, collecting eggs & running free in adjacent fields. The … More
Thanks for this review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay so much and we would love to see you here again in the future.
“Stylish Holiday Property” Easy to find, situated on the Main Road and ideally situated for Southwold, Africa Live at Kessingland, Lowestoft, Oulton Broad, Great Yarmouth beyond. Good parking facilities and Pubs, Takeaway Food, and both small general s
“Excellent location and value” We had a wonderful week here in April 2013 - family of 4, aunt, grandmother and dog. Perfect location for beautiful Harlyn beach and easy drive, or stunning coastal walks, to other sandy beaches. Great surfing in the area
“Perfect holiday rental excellent value for money.”
Reviewed 4 Nov 2016
Undertowan is the perfect location. The bungalow is quirky but functional. Large bedrooms and well equipped kitchen. It was very clean and had a great garden for the dog. Even the outside loo and … More
Grant Cottage is a stunning 2 bedroom self catering cottage, in beautiful Glen Urquhart 10 minutes from Drumnadrochit along the shores of Loch Ness .7 nights min stay from April to NovemberShort breaks (min 3 nights) from November to end of March. We are <br />th …see more
“Fantastic house in a great location” We have just returned from our holiday, Blossom house was fantastic. Everything you need and more (even a potty which was great as we forgot our 2 year old's!) When we arrived we were greeted by the owners daughter
“Wonderful, clean, child friendly accommodation!” We visited Seaton with our two young Grandsons age 2 & 3 and this was a perfect home from home. Spotlessly clean, very spacious and everything you need for young children is there, including toys. The
2nd time we've stayed at Hydrangea Cottage, once again not disappointed.
Liz had left "many supplies", so there was no need to rush out to the shops, cottage was clean and lovely and warm, plenty of … More
So glad you enjoyed yourselves and look forward to seeing you again!
“Comfortable cosy and friendly.” My wife and I spent 5 weeks at Moorhen cottage,although it was in the middle of winter we found the cottage very warm,comfortable and equipped to a high standard.The locations ideal for visiting east coast as well as L
Beach, Scenic Walks, Nature Reserve, Golf Course, Amusements, Pubs and Clubs, Takeaway, Fishing, Historical Attractions, Indoor Pool with Sauna and Steam rooms, Gym and Fishing Pond, Climbing Frames/Swings Slides. Beach Club next to park is open all year<br />The …see more
“Excellent house to stay” The house owner, John K is very kind and friendly person who was very welcome us on arriving day and explained how to use equipment. The house is very clean, and warm. We had great time to stay over the weekend. I strongly to
We had a lovely trip to Jasmin cottage this summer. Accommodation was exceptional, had everything we could need to enjoy ourselves and look after our 3 month old. We found the crickley court website v… More
“Will be back next year!” The house was by no means modern, but extremely comfy and functional in a beautiful location. This house is ideal for young families as the two bunk rooms are small. The lounge is large with a comfortable dining area. Wash
6 of us shared this accommodation in August and we were all very happy and comfortable here. Plenty of space, enough bathroom/shower rooms. We were part of a larger group who were staying at Alan Ste… More
“A lovely stay”
Reviewed 8 May 2013
We stayed here for the bank holiday in May. We were met by Monica who was very friendly and happy to help us. She showed us around and gave us information about the island. There were six adults in… More
“An excellent base to explore Tiree”
Reviewed 21 Feb 2013
This was our second visit as a large group. A warm welcome as usual!
Centre modern and very comfortable. Fabulous position right next to the sea. Plenty of room. The bedrooms are clean and comfortabl… More
“Definitely would stay again.” The Lodge was a great treat to stay in. Although there are other properties nearby, the Lodge is very private, with an extensive garden and very spacious, modern rooms. We stayed with a group of friends who all enjoyed
From the minute you walk into the lodge,it is very comfortable ,with all the mod cons ,set in the most beautiful settings,most pleasureable ,all the family loved it.… More
“Excellent Accommodation - Highly recommend it”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2011
Stayed with a group of friends and couldn't have got anywhere better. The house is beautifully decorated with everything you could need. Great location with only a 15 minute walk away from Duck Bay Ma… More
“Stunning Loch Lomond Retreat”
Reviewed 29 Aug 2011
11 of us spent two nights at this beautiful self-catering house. The property is beautifully presented throughout, and also has lovely bedlinen, towels and excellent power showers. The garden is fab… More
Thank you very much for your feedback on The Carriage Lodge. We are so pleased that your group enjoyed your stay. Regarding the dishwasher- we have had an engineer have a look at it and it is now working fine. Thanks again.
It is close to Hestercombe gardens and can provide accommodation for you or your guests if you are planning to hold or attend a wedding there. We can provide a tailor made package to suit your requirements.<br />It is located within a large mature garden which ha …see more
“A little gem in a great location!” Meri Cottage is a charming cottage in a great location. From the front it looks small, but the inside is very spacey. The cottage had everything we needed for our family stay. The garden is very peaceful and a lov
If you are looking for a cottage that combines character with comfort in a beautiful Peak District village, you've come to the right place. We find that cottages tend to be one or the other but this … More
Thanks Mel. We hope to see you at the cottage again very soon.
“Lovely cottage, charming village, beautiful scenery.”
Reviewed 24 Jul 2013
Our visit was a delight, with a general store next door, a newsagent across the road and the joy of walking round the village in the cool of the evening (it was very hot weather). The garden on the … More
Thank you Melissa. We're delighted you enjoyed your stay.
“A lovely, well-equipped and comfortable cottage.”
Reviewed 28 Aug 2016
Meri Cottage was the perfect accommodation for our family of 5. The cottage was spacious, clean and well-equipped. When we arrived everything was ready for us. We enjoyed the courtyard garden leading… More
Thank you. We're delighted you enjoyed your stay. There will be even more books and DVDs next time.
“Will definately be back” Walking down to the beach and walking up the old road at the back of the cottage was absolutely splendid and scenery spectacular, as a person who usually gets by on 4-5hrs sleep I found when I was there, I surprisingly was sle
“Perfect location in Edinburgh” This was our first trip to Edinburgh, so I was simply guessing at what might be a good location for touring the city. I got very lucky with this apartment, in every way. It is located on Rose in New Town, which is full
Great location! Quiet but in the centre. Flat was lovely, clean and well kept. Bed was really comfortable.… More
“Great selfcatering accommodation in excellent position”
Reviewed 17 Oct 2013
This is a well equipped comfortable apartment very centrally situated. Although it is on a busy pedestrian street filled with pubs and restaurants, noise was not a problem. Supermarkets are close by, … More
“Great flat, great location.”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2013
Me and my girlfriend were both very happy with the flat. It had everything we needed and more for our mini break. Best of all for us though was the location; the old town and major tourist attaction… More
“Super Cottage & hosts” We had a super holiday at Rowan Cottage, the owners were lovely, a welcome hamper on our arrival was great, the cottage was warm felt home from home, the views amazing and the weather was kind to us, we visited some super place
We loved this cottage, very cosey and like home from home. The owners have put a lot into this place. We arrived to find everything we could need, tea coffee, buiscuts, milk in the fridge and fire mad… More
Thank you for leaving such lovely comments. You may also wish to visit the nearby Black Sheep Brewery. We’re glad that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again.
“fantastic” What a great place to stay the cottage had all you could need, and was really comfortable and what a view it has from all the windows. There are some great walks to go on with your dog and garden is enclosed so he/she can roam with out havi
“Excellent Place!” I stopped here with my 2 business partners as we were working in the area & this place has everything you need. Extremely clean, great size,great location,good wifi & very easily accessed with no hassle.It can easily sleep 6 & the lo
What a beautiful flat! 6 of us and the dog stayed here for a long weekend. Was a great location as Corbridge is beautiful to explore and ideal for getting the train into Newcastle. The flat was very w… More
“Well located and equiped apartment in center of town”
Reviewed 10 Oct 2016
This was a very central aprartment and well equiped. Corbridge is an ideal town for a long break with many dog friendly shops, pubs and tea rooms. An abundance of eating places not forgetting a chippi… More