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.
Child friendly ; Car essential; Pet friendly;
This charming, single level one bedroom Annex is just a few minutes' walk from the centre of the award winning village of Hanley Swan. You have easy access to village pub; The Swan (serving food), the village shop, the award winning butcher and of course the pictu …see more
We have just returned from a weeks holiday at the Annexe and we cannot wait to return.
We were made so welcome by Gigi and Neil and were treated more as friends than visitors, nothing is too much tr… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.7 km; Ask owner if suitable for children;
Oakleaves is a very comfortable self-contained annex within the owner's home in a quiet leafy road leading down to the sea. The self-catering accommodation has its own drive and is accessed through its own front door into a porch and hallway. The large bedroom, with e …see more
Nearest beach 60 km; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
• Well Cottage is ideally located for those wishing to explore the beautiful countryside of Somerset and Wiltshire or the historic towns of Bath, Wells or Glastonbury to name a few. • Country walks can begin from the front door with pub stops en-route or picnic s …see more
My husband and I stayed here for a weekend in the beginning of March. Initially I picked it as it was close to Frome and I thought we could visit the town for a couple of days and eat out. We only act… More
“well cottage meet all our expectations”
Reviewed 3 Oct 2013
well cottage is a comfortable well appointed holiday rental, it is within easy reach of major towns and cities which offer fine attractions and places off intrest for any one wanting a relaxing holida… More
“Amazing cottage in quaint village setting”
Reviewed 18 Jul 2013
Enjoyed a short stay at this well equipped beautifully appointed cottage. The village is very friendly with a choice of nice places to eat and drink.
The nearby city of Bath is a lovely place to visi… More
New on holiday rental market November 2014
A luxury, self-catering cottage on the shores of the panoramic Montrose Basin. The cottage is at 3 Esk Road, Montrose DD10 9NT.
Fully renovated and extended in 2012, you will enjoy a wonderfully peaceful and enjoyable break a …see more
Child friendly ; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
This pretty Victorian cottage is located on a quiet road in the peaceful Bernards Heath area of St Albans, just 12 minutes walk from both the Thameslink Station and town centre.There is an open plan living/dining room, modern kitchen and bathroom and two good sized bedr …see more
My family enjoyed a weeks' stay at Boundary Rd in August. The house was exactly as described and met all our needs. We would definitely rent again and both the owner and the house manager were a delig… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Perched on a rugged stone headland high above the sea, these sophisticated hideaways provide the perfect retreat for couples seeking intimate seclusion.Rising from the stone ruins of nineteenth century Blackhouses, these beautiful turf-roof cottages were designed by Awa …see more
Nearest beach 25 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
One of three very quietly positioned single storey cottages set in 2 acres of the owner's farmhouse grounds situated in the rural Norfolk village of Hainford. The village is centrally located from the City of Norwich, Norfolk Broads or North Norfolk coast and a sho …see more
This well appointed log cabin can sleep up to 5 people and is well suited to families. There's just SO much to see and do in this beautiful part of Scotland.
The cabin is situated in a wonderful setting, right by a river in a small picturesque estate, a stroll from th …see more
We stayed here for a weekend in November 2015. It was a miserable weekend with heavy rain, but we felt all cosy and warm in front of the log fire in this great wee cabin.
Lot's of thought has been… More
“the cabin with everything”
Reviewed 11 Oct 2015
Nicely located by the river with the privacy of a small site but within 5 minutes walk of the village shop the cabin is equiped with everthing you could need for a holiday of this type although we onl… More
“A fantastic, cosy cabin in a picture perfect setting”
Reviewed 12 Feb 2013
Greeted on arrival by Karen who gave us a helpful tour of the cabin and tips on what there is to do and where to go in the area, many of which we visited. The cabin is everything we imagined a log cab… More
Child friendly ; No pets allowed; Private garden;
A period cottage dating back to circa 1760 beautifully restored including beamed ceilings and Inglenook fireplace, set in a large enclosed garden. Set back from the road and located on the edge of the village of Peasmarsh, between Rye and Northiam it is in an ideal p …see more
Owned and managed by Marlane and Graham Carter one self-catering villa located at Waterside Park on Corton clifftops, near Lowestoft in Suffolk.
New from May 2014 the pool has a roof making it both indoor pool
The property is modern home from home, and maintained in t …see more
An amazing property for our holiday, loved everything about it. Graham gave us a warm welcome. The villa was beautifully decorated and well equipped. The location was also great, we fitted so much int… More
Thank you so much for your kind review, hope to see you again soon
“Very comfortable accommodation.”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2014
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Marlane Villa. Everything was spotless, the beds and pillows were comfortable and it had a nice feel about it. There were three of us staying and everything we … More
Many thanks for your kind words about our Villa, glad you enjoyed your time in and around Corton
Reviewed 9 Feb 2014
Ideal location, nice and peaceful. Club house good. Accomodation 5 star a home from home experience everything you need from a teatowel to a washing machine. Planning on going again in two weeks ...… More
Thanks Tracey, look forward to seeing you and your family again soon
Beautifully finished barn conversion ideal for families or a quiet get away. The barns come complete with a full range of facilities and equipment which includes a well equipped kitchen, TV, DVD, IPOD Dock, leather sofas, high chair, travel cot. The barn adjoins our …see more
Really enjoyed our stay at West Barn, with our two young boys ( 2 & 5 yrs old). Quiet, comfortable and relaxing accommodation. Owners were great and couldn't do enough for us. Lovely location and p… More
“Wonderful stay - perfect hosts and great facilities”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2012
We had a fantastic stay at West Barn and the Granary over the June Jubilee weekend. We were amazed that the barns were available at this busy time, as all the holiday rentals that looked good were fu… More
Marstalls, a seaside villa in the valley at Sandsend, some say one of the area's best kept secrets, is located just 2 minutes' walk from the lovely sandy beach, perfect for children and romantic couples! . The house has easy access to all amenities in the vil …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Sorry we do not allow pets at the cottage.
The cottage is a 2 bedroom (sleeps 4) detatched luxury cottage catering for all your needs. All furnishings, fittings and decoration are of a very high quality.
We have double and twin bedrooms both have very comfortable b …see more
Ask owner if suitable for children; Car advised; Pet friendly;
Tranquility and peace in the heart of the Norfolk countryside. The perfect place to get away from it all... .....relax and sleep in style!
Welcome to Summer here at Olde Farm Holiday Cottages, the nights are now longer, the ground …see more
Not suitable for children; Ask about pets; Private garden;
Holmebeck hut is situated on the outskirts of Ravensworth in North Yorkshire. This idyllic bolt hole is only 10 minutes journey by car from Scotch corner which makes it an easily accessible location for a short break. Set within a private garden this self contained hu …see more
Mayar Bhan is an architect designed eco home built in 2005, and finished to a very high standard. The house has been simply but tastefully decorated with double glazing and underfloor heated wooden & tiled floors throughout, supplemented by a cozy wood burning stove for …see more
This is our second stay at Mayar Bhan. The property offers exceptionally high standard accommodation with the most amazing views out across the bay towards Gruinard Island. The property has been bui… More
Reviewed 1 Sep 2014
The house is exceptional - although relatively modern it has character and a great 'feel'. The accommodation is of a very high standard - fantastic open plan downstairs with panoramic views across a … More
“Fabulous family holiday house”
Reviewed 4 Jun 2014
Mayar Bhan was absolutely perfect for our relaxing stay in the Highlands. The house has stunning views and we made good use of the log burner during the typically dodgy Scottish weather. There was ple… More
Not suitable for children; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Cottage 1 was finished in September 2010 and Cottage 2 March 2011. Formerly part of the shippon and barn, they provides spacious accommodation mixing traditional features with all mod cons. Cottage 1 accommodates two and Cottage 2 up to three guests.
Nearby Littlebor …see more
We stayed in the smaller cottage which was very comfortable with excellent amenities.
Jean and Norman are excellent hosts - available for a chat anytime but happy to leave you alone to enjoy your st… More
Reviewed 26 Oct 2011
My wife and I stayed at Felden Farm for 3 nights at Felden Farm in late September. We could not have picked a better cottage to commence our U.K. adventure. The hosts were great and the cottage was … More
High quality, recently built, modern and environmentally friendly 5 bedroom house in fantastic location for exploring the Highlands of Scotland, or just sitting taking in the scenery from your seat. Designed as a family home with room for 2 families, there is a large op …see more
Loved our weekend break with my extended faimily for my mothers 70th. There were 15 of us in total and the house was perfect. The facilities were superb and the home had everything you need. We too… More
“Fantastic, spacious accommodation in a beautiful setting.”
Reviewed 28 Aug 2014
The house is fitted out to a very high standard and it was great to find a place that toiletries already on hand. We had some great walks straight out of the house and features like freesat and wifi … More
“Fabulous in every way”
Reviewed 4 Aug 2014
We booked the lodge for a week to act as a base for a family wedding in Strathpeffer. What an excellent choice. From the very first contact with the owners everything was well organised and hassle fre… More
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
Vine Cottage is a charming two bedroom period cottage located in a secluded backwater just a few minutes walk to the centre of the popular village of great eccleston.
The charming cottage sleeps up to four people with one double bedroom and one twin bedroom, a cosy lo …see more
Nearest beach 23 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
This attractively furnished property is complete with cooking facilities, en-suite bathroom, free satellite widescreen television, electric heating and WI-FI facilities. Separate washroom. With its use of a privately shared garden and off-road parking and a pleasant sh …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
IMPORTANT CUSTOMER NOTICE: HOLIDAY LETTINGS AND TRIPADVISOR SUGGEST NIGHTLY RATES ARE AVAILABLE. THIS IS NOT TRUE. OUR WEEKS, MID-WEEKS AND WEEKENDS ARE SOLD AS FIXED PRICE BOOKING SLOTS (SEE THE NOTES TO THE RENTAL RATES FOR MORE DETAIL) AND PRICES ARE NOT CALCULATED U …see more
Nampara Barn is a charming detached granite self catering property located on the owners small farm in the quiet and rural hamlet of Bosorne which sits on the edge of the stunning Cot Valley, National Trust protected with its green slopes leading to the beautiful histor …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
For availability enquiries please use the 'Contact Owner' option to the right.Secret Garden is the ground floor choice of 3 apartments created from the old tower at Cannington Grange, and is located within a very pretty courtyard setting.The apartment is very …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Not suitable for children;
The Dray House is a contemporary apartment designed for self catering, which adjoins the owners house built in c1870, located in the pretty village of Pagham & Nyetimber, West Sussex. Adapted from part of the original house, a larger traditional house built c1870, w …see more
At the moment of booking, we were not sure about what we shoud expect for that price but all doubts were gone at our arrival.
It is a lovely place to stay, really smart furniture with preference on t… More
“Ideal accommodation for a couple to stay in for a relaxing break”
Reviewed 21 Sep 2013
The apartment was in excellent condition with a high standard of furniture and fittings. The owner was friendly and the personal touch was evident in the apartment with welcome food and toiletries in … More
Child friendly ; Car advised; Ask about pets;
Ideally situated for the NEC, Resort World, golfing (The Belfry, Forest of Arden and Maxstoke), and a variety of outdoor pursuits (e.g. sailing, cycling, walking). The Granary is an immaculately refurbished cottage set in the secure courtyard of Dovehouse Farm, which is …see more
A fab cottage with everything you need for a great stay. Clean and warm. Couldn't fault it. Very welcoming, friendly owners. Highly recommended.… More
We greatly appreciate the review and feedback. Thank you.
Reviewed 20 Jan 2015
We stayed with our 5 year old daughter during the back end of half term. The new owners of the property hadn't long taken over but were friendly and eager to optimise our enjoyment of the property. … More
We really appreciate the review comments. We are also acting on additional feedback provided by this guest in order to further enhance the property and our service.
“A charming cottage in a beautiful and peaceful location”
Reviewed 14 Jan 2015
We had a family break here just after Christmas two couples and our toddler. From the moment we booked the owners were helpful and accommodating. The cottage itself is set in a lovely courtyard and is… More
Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
FAMILIES/PARTIES UP TO 5
PLEASE NOTE WI-FI RECENTLY UPGRADED IN RESPONSE TO GUEST COMMENTS
SPECIAL SERVICE DURING CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL - ASK ABOUT AIRPORT/RACECOURSE TRANSFERS
DOVECOTE BARN AT MOAT FARM DORMSTON WR7 4JX.
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We had a lovely weekend at Dovecote Barn. The setting is idyllic, with charming villages and pubs around and a barn set in the grounds of a beautiful old house with huge grounds on which to roam. The … More
Reviewed 22 Mar 2015
As a female solo traveller looking for a countryside retreat to stay with my dog, I would like to share with you my recent experience at Dovecote Barn.
I was pleasantly surprised to find the place … More
Kim, thank you so much, really appreciate your very kind review and hope to see you again in the future. love jude
“Beautiful barn, fantastic location and lovely owners. Stay here!”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2014
We had a fantastic weekend here, the surrounding area is beautiful for walking. We ate in a nearby pub which was also lovely.
The Barn itself is immaculate and very cosy. The kitchen was well equi… More
Following your feedback we have now installed a completely new 1700 x 70 steel enamel bath and a thermostatic stand in/over bath shower unit (please see new photos). Many thanks for your feedback. Guests can now enjoy a bath or a full shower, and no leaks!
This detached log cabin is located on a quiet site in a rural location, half a mile from the centre of the picturesque village of Rhossili, (Britain's Best Beach 2013 as voted by TripAdvisor) on the Gower peninsula.
This two bedroom log cabin is beautifully furnished a …see more
Nearest beach 10 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Anneth Lowen [Cornish for 'Happy Home'] is a recently converted self-contained barn within the grounds of Over Langford Manor. It is set in the heart of the North Somerset countryside on the southern slopes of the Mendip Hills. The bijou property has all modern conve …see more
“Perfect Holiday Experience and Pet Friendly Owners”
Reviewed 25 Jul 2013
Chris & Mamie,
As a regular visitor to Somerset we decided to take up the option of staying slightly further north in order to be just a short distance from all the places we wished to visit.
The lo… More
With views to the surrounding hills lies Ardachy Cottage. A lovely spacious and bright cottage for 4. The entrance hall with lots of storage leads onto the living room with recliner leather sofas, widescreen television with FreeSat, music centre with I-pod dock, DVD pla …see more
We really enojoyed our stay here. Very relaxing holiday in a beautiful and well equipped cottage. Great location in the village, and lots to do in the area ( even when it rains!). Attention to detail … More
“Excellent cottage with everything you need”
Reviewed 6 Oct 2012
The cottage is in a nice a quiet location which is just what we wanted, but still with easy access to local amenities. There's supermarket at the bottom of the road just a couple of minutes away and a… More
Child friendly ; Car advised; Ask about pets;
Ideally situated for the NEC, Resort World, golfing (The Belfry, Forest of Arden and Maxstoke), and a variety of outdoor pursuits (e.g. sailing, cycling, walking). The Lodge is an immaculately refurbished cottage set in the secure courtyard of Dovehouse Farm, which is a …see more
Great surroundings good location to see Coventry and other areas. Lodge was clean and had everything you would need for s great holiday… More
We really appreciate the review. It's good to hear that we are meeting the expectations of our guests
“Lovely, cosy cottage”
Reviewed 22 Jan 2015
This is a lovely cottage. We stayed for the weekend for a friend's wedding nearby. The cottage was clean, had a well stocked kitchen and was very cosy and warm. Also the bed was super comfy!… More
We really value the review and feedback. Thank you. Quite a few of our guests are attending a nearby wedding, and quite often this is the bridal party, so we try to deliver a comfortable and relaxing experience, whether in preparation for or following the main event.
“Stunning accommodation for short or long break”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2015
The lodge is beautifully presented and maintained and in a great semi-rural location, but still within easy reach of the city. Friendly, family run and value for money. Choose this over a hotel for … More
we greatly appreciate the review and feedback. Thank you.
Not suitable for children; Car advised; No pets allowed;
This season visit the setting for the new TV series Dr. Thorne at Lacock; photograph carpets of bluebells at Clatford
Wonderful romantic stone cottage in a quaint old Cotswold village, nestling off the high street with private parking and sunny garden. Beamed ceiling an …see more
My husband and I stayed at Bee's Malthouse cottage for four nights in June. She greeted us and gave excellent advise of the surrounding area. The cottage is for two and was spotless and very cosy. … More
“Charming cottage, fantastic location”
Reviewed 17 Nov 2013
We couldn't have asked for a better spot to enjoy our week exploring the Cotswolds and the Wiltshire Downs - the likes of Bath, Badminton, Lacock, Marlborough, Tewkesbury and more are all within easy … More
thank you so much for your kind comments, glad you enjoyed the cottage
This stunning Visit England Graded 4* holiday home has been decorated with light and air in mind. The vaulted living area with white walls and floor and original artwork has many windows to enjoy the uninterrupted views across the fields and pond. French doors open onto …see more
Beautifully converted stables using rustic reclaimed materials, a cosy luxurious two bedroom cottage that is spacious and very well equipped. Beautiful oak flooring has been laid throughout the whole cottage, and there are huge rustic re-claimed beams and vaulted ceilin …see more
“Brilliant property, lovely people, good location”
Reviewed 29 Jun 2013
Lovely property, really top drawer! The animals out the back were all very friendly and in good condition and the proprietors are very friendly and full of good advice on the local area. The village i… More
Thank you for your kind words,we’re so glad you enjoyed your holiday.
Regarding the pub, we are happy to clarify there has been a seamless change of management and it is continuing to operate as before,serving lunches and evening meals.
“Best in the west”
Reviewed 25 May 2013
My wife and I love this place,from its quirky beams,solid no squeek or creak wooden floor to its "interesting"internal doors and hinges.David and Elaine gave us their usual warm welcome(we have been h… More
Reviewed 24 Mar 2013
Simply the best equipped and most comfortable holiday let yet. I was there with my Mother and our 2 dogs and it was fabulous for all of us (including the dogs!) We had packed washing up liquid and loo… More
White Sheep forms the larger part of a gorgeous and immaculately restored Suffolk longhouse with beautiful gardens, in the delightful village of Peasenhall, close to the Heritage Coast and surrounded by quintessentially English countryside, great pubs, lovely villages a …see more
Set within 23 acres of farmland fronting the River Tudd with private lake and pets corner; ideal for the young. The Retreat is in an ideal location for country pursuits; walking, cycling, birdwatching, horse riding, golf and is the perfect base for exploring neighbourin …see more
Stayed three nights and had a great time. The house was spotless. Lovely area with Andy and Amanda very welcoming and very kindly showed out 15 month daughter round the different animals.… More
“Highly Recommended for the Perfect Chill-Out”
Reviewed 3 Oct 2011
Stayed here - just my wife and myself, although there's bags of room for two families with children, and all the facilities you could want - large flat screen TV and DVD player, very comfortable beds … More
Reviewed 3 Sep 2011
Andy and Amanda made us feel very welcome. The Retreat was very comfortable , had everything we needed . Our girls enjoyed helping Andy feed the animals everyday and putting the animals to bed ! They … More
Suitable for children age 5+; Ask about pets;
Bay Tree Cottage has recently been renovated to a high standard and provides comfortable accommodation for 2 people. It consists of an open plan sitting/kitchen area, a separate double bedroom and shower room.The cottage lies within the grounds of Swinford Manor Farm w …see more
Suitable for children age 5+; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
The apartments are built to high standards offering modern, contemporary furnishings including wooden floors and underfloor heating to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. The apartments are fully furnished and have free wi-fi access. The kitchens are modern with al …see more
“Beautiful apartment in a quite setting - will be back”
Reviewed 10 May 2014
Spent 3 nights with my wife and one of our adult sons and we really enjoyed our stay. The apartment is located in a very quiet neighbourhood, but close to amenities and the "treasures" of Oxford. Th… More
“Our Holiday Haven”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2013
We stayed in Oxford for a week and this apartment contributed significantly to our enjoyment. It was spacious, with plenty of room for our family including two teenagers, quiet, clean and beautifully… More
It was lovely to meet you and so glad you all enjoyed your time in Oxford. Thank you for your lovely comments regarding the apartment, we really appreciate it.
Kind regards Amanda and John
“excellent to be recommended and very helpfull owners”
Reviewed 15 May 2013
we appreciated our stay in Amanda and John's flat. the flat was very comfortable, spaciaous, very clean, well equiped and with high quality in furnitures (towels, bed etc..) they thought about everyth… More
We are glad you enjoyed your stay in our apartment, it was lovely to have you and your family. We hope you will come again if you return to England.
Amanda and John
Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
Standlow Farm is just a short drive from the market town of Ashbourne. Situated down a quiet country lane and yet well situated for all the attractions the Peak district has to offer. Clover cottage faces the stunning views over the valley of Kniveton and has a patio, f …see more
I wanted a chilled out weekend with me and my friends for my hen do. We hired the barn and 2 cottages. There were 17 of us and we all gathered in the barn and in the hot tub. It was a fantastic place!… More
“Great place to stay for the views”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2012
I would have no hesitation recommending Clover Cottage for a place to stay in the peaks. The cottage was very clean and nicely furnished and the bedrooms were tastefully decorated and comfortable. Th… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 2 km; Ask owner if suitable for children;
A newly-refurbished, one bed self-catering cottage - ideal for two - lovely rural retreat location but only one mile from Lyme Regis town and the Jurassic coast. Walk to local pub 10 mins, 5 miin drive into Lyme Regis town or country footpath to beach in 20 minutes. Li …see more