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.
“perfect ideal location” bungalow has every thing home from home ideal location for touring kent
site has a lovely full size swimming pool complex
5 time we have stayed over the years
and this was the best accomodation
ideal quiet break
St Margerets is a fabulous place to explore the area, including the stunning bay, the white cliffs of dover and the truly fabulous dover castle.
The bungalow was really well equipped with everythin… More
Reviewed 9 Apr 2012
really well appointed accomodation.peaceful setting and friendly neighbours,if you do not have a car really good bus service into dover and beyond.good facilities at the park gym, swimming bar and res… More
Reviewed 18 Oct 2011
We had an amazing time. The bungalow was perfect! It was four of us looking for a cosy quiet place near the cliffs. And even if we didn't have a car, the walking around wasn't bad at all. Almost a hig… More
“Lovely cabin” Cabin is lovely no complaints only thing was we felt that the cabin doesn't comfortably sleep 7 adults, as a group of 6 girls we would look for something slightly bigger next time, felt the sofa bed wasn't the best didn't seem to sturdy
Wendy have gone an extra mile to keep her guests very comfortable and I 'm sure this cottage will be a success for her… More
You were a delightful family to have here and I enjoyed meeting you. Thank you for your kind words and I hope you will come back soon.
“A gem of a find... Gorgeous accommodation.”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2014
We stayed at Glebe cottage for three nights this week and had a wonderful few days.
With four children age ten and under, we struggle to find decent accommodation which caters for all of us and is re… More
It was lovely to meet such a charming family - the children were all delightful and friendly - and it will be a pleasure to have you to stay with us again.
“Home from home comforts and Welsh hospitality”
Reviewed 8 Aug 2014
My fiance and I stayed for a short break at Glebe Cottage with our dog, and thoroughly enjoyed our stay there. We chose Glebe Cottage as it is perfectly located for visiting family in Cardiff and fri… More
It was lovely to meet you both - and Savannah! Hope you will return soon.
“From one cleaner to another.... tops marks!” We rented this property on another visit to the Isle of Skye for a local friend's wedding after finding all the hotels and inn's full but one man's loss is another man's gain as they say as we hit the jackp
“Perfect and homely for a family get together” We had a week at Burchley house this April and felt instantly at home. Every bedroom has its own bathroom which is ideal for the different age ranges in our group. We all spent much time in the lovely kitc
We have just come back from a week in Burchley House, and all ages all agreed this was the best house we have stayed in. The house is very spacious - everyone was always able to find a quiet corner wh… More
Reviewed 28 Mar 2013
We stayed here to celebrate an 80th birthday, the party consisted of eleven people aged from 4 months to 80 and one dog. The house was perfectly suited to everyone with well equipped kitchen. It was a… More
Reviewed 12 Mar 2013
Burchley house is fabulous and after spending a weekend with family and friends we can't wait to go back. Each and every room is extremely comfortable with everything you could want-nothing has been s… More
“Beautiful space in the heart of Brighton!” This apartment is even bigger and better than it looks in the photo's. Very modern and comfortable with plenty of space.14 of us stayed for 3 nights, right in the heart of Brighton surrounded by the lanes and
Myself and 15 friends descended on Brighton for my 25th birthday and had the most fantastic weekend. The apartment really does have the wow factor and is beautifully furnished, the bedrooms and bathro… More
Reviewed 4 Jan 2015
It was a weekend away for my 30th birthday with friends. The apartment, location and price were the best. Everyone had a fantastic time and I would go again. I was a little worried about the large dep… More
“Fabulously cool pad in a perfect location!”
Reviewed 28 Apr 2015
I have just returned from this brilliant Brighton pad. I spent 3 fun filled days with 10 girlfriends in this uber cool loft! It was perfect for us, with lots of space for us all to hang out and good b… More
“Wonderful hosts in lovely surroundings” Highly recommended.....Graham and Julia were wonderful hosts, and the self catering cottage was a delight...everything we could have wanted and more, include a body drier in the bathroom!!! Wi fi worked well and
“Excellent home from home in Glossop” We were taking our 10 month old to visit relatives in Glossop so wanted more of the creature comforts than we would get in a hotel. The apartment was clean and well presented and had all the amenities we were looki
Lovely corner unit with plenty of windows, views and light but not overlooked. Easily accessible by lift but I felt safe with the security measures of the building. Secure off-street parking
Thank you so much for you very kind and positive review.
We greatly appreciate your feedback.
“A hit with us!” Perfect for our family of four which includes two boys, one 9 the other 5.
Cosy cabin but big enough for for everyone to move freely. Fantastically furnished inside,from the grown ups, and the trampoline outside from the boys
Wonderful relaxing place to stay. We took our dog on her first holiday too !! Close to new castle Emlyn and not too far further for beach trip.… More
Thank you so much for your lovely feedback, it was a pleasure to meet you all :)
Reviewed 18 Feb 2017
My wife, daughter, our two dachshunds and I stayed at the cabin for three nights. Despite us arriving late (due to us getting the post code wrong!) the owner was there to welcome us.
The cabin is … More
Thank you for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure to host your stay and I hope you had a safe journey home.
Sally & Wayne
“An apartment full of light in a city full of life!” We greatly enjoyed our three-week stay in Liverpool and the apartment couldn’t have been more perfect for us. Excellent location, great layout, well equipped and comfortable in all aspects, but wha
Really enjoyed my stay. The owner keeps a thoroughly modern and well kept apartment with all amenities included. I will definitely stay here again.
Many thanks to Alex also for the meet and greet f… More
We are glad you enjoyed your stay and thanks for reviewing. Especially as I see that although you booked via Tripadvisor, you are new to reviews so thanks so much for taking the effort. I will pass on comments to Alex. We hope you welcome you back again. Kind Regards Jill
“We stayed for 2 weeks to visit family”
Reviewed 13 May 2014
We stayed for 2 weeks to visit family and explore the city and wished it could have been longer. The apartment is full of light, very comfortably furnished and very well equipped including an office c… More
“I am inclined to keep this a secret!” It is not very often you come across somewhere that you do not want to share with anyone else,but if i do not, then it would be an injustice!
Our Christmas in Cheltenham was made extra special by our stay in this
I had a lovely stay in this gorgeous apartment, right where I wanted to be on the Promenade.
The accommodation was immaculate, with everything from furnishings to cutlery top notch quality, and the o… More
“perfect, exactly as discribed” lovely villa,clean & tidy well equiped with everything you would need.
beautiful views over the sea which is only a short walk away there is also a beach cafe overlooking the beach and a bar opening 1st april. the resor
Myself and my partner stayed at the sea view hillside villa and what an amazing time we had. The villa is perfect, all mod cons and so comfortable and stylish. It's positioned in a small bay and the v… More
Thank you for your review. Congratulations on your engagement while staying in Sea View, you are welcome back any time.
“Another fabulous stay”
Reviewed 9 Feb 2015
Booked direct with Karen after visiting the previous year. Fantastic communication on all accounts. We arrived late at night (10pm), and she had kindly arranged to have the outside lights on and the h… More
Wow, thank you for the fantastic review. Of course you are 'all' welcome back any time. ( Must just mention, 2nd room also has a double bed!) Thanks for the heating tips, the radiators are a new improvement; if people do not wish to use the more expensive under floor heating......there is the choice. Thanks again Karen
“Definitely a Sea view!”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2014
What a great place to stay if you want exercise, relaxation, a place to read and let the world go by. Everything is lovely in the property with very good supply of essentials for self catering.
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Glad you were able to relax. I know you had to go into Looe to connect to BTPhon, then it was ok. There is a free BT hotspot for BT Internet customers only. Black Rock cafe also has wifi, but is closed for the winter now. Rachel, you are welcome back, anytime.
“What an amazing place to stay!” The Beehouse is even more gorgeous and homely in real life than it is in the photographs - so much so that it seemed a real pity to leave to go into St Andrews. It was absolutely perfect for a family get together and ha
I stayed in the Beehouse with family for three nights to celebrate my sisters birthday. The house is decorated to a very high standard and the views are beautiful. The owner was very welcoming and mad… More
Thank you very much for your review & please do come again soon
“Best of self catering”
Reviewed 11 Nov 2013
The Beehouse is located in beautiful rural Fife, off the main road between the town of Cupar and the village of Dairse, a short country lane takes you away from the stresses of the real world and into… More
Thank you for your great review - I really hope we can tempt you back to The Beehouse again in the future! Elizabeth & Guy
“Fabulous Property, Location and Owners...”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2013
Already smitten with the place from the photos on the website, I had high expectations and was not disappointed. The location was perfect and just what we were looking for - in the middle of nowhere y… More
Thank you !! It was so fantastic to meet you all and what a gorgeous family YOU are xxxx
“Lovely flat, very comfy, well equipped and central” This third floor flat (with lift) in a quiet building and street is brilliant. It had great ambience, was comfy and warm in December, with an excellently set up kitchen. The location couldn't be bett
What a beautiful flat! The owners are so accommodating. They answered all my questions and the flat was even ready with fresh flowers when we arrived. Our family of five was very comfortable. Good… More
“Fantastic apartment in great location!”
Reviewed 2 May 2012
This apartment felt like a home from home. Very well equipped, excellent if you are travelling with children.
The location is great, just behind Charlotte Street with a lot of restaurants, a 5 minute… More
“Perfect stay in London!”
Reviewed 5 Feb 2012
Nice apartment, cosy yet spacious. Plenty of room for the family to have privacy and together time. Close to Oxford- a short walk and you are there to shop! Lovely restaurants nearby and close to all … More
“Delightful stay at The Stables West Meon” Warm and comfortable with lots of thoughtful, elegant touches - I loved this place. The Wills made me feel very welcome. The sense of space inside and the beautiful window on to the Hampshire countryside in al
“Idyllic” Cannot recommend Pine Lodge highly enough. Immaculate, attention to detail, perfectly appointed, spotless, excellent wifi connection, close to town yet far enough away to feel elsewhere. My children and myself are so content.
“Stunning” We stayed for 4 nights at Tigh Fraoich on our honeymoon with our best friends from New Zealand..we had such a wonderful time and wish it had been for a lot longer. The place is beautiful, very clean and everything is brand spanking new and t
We were totally blown away by the quality and location of this cottage. The views down to the bay were stunning and to be able to sit having breakfast whilst viewing this did not get boring. The view… More
“Amazing villa with beautiful view :)” We stayed here at the end of April with our Dalmatian Dexter and it was just fabulous! The villa is small but perfectly formed with everything you need. The terrace is lovely and a great spot to sunbathe in the mo
“Excellent Accommodation” Very clean and well presented accommodation, with all the facilities you would need.Ideal location with ample grounds for our dogs to run around in. Ample and secure parking for our car.The owners Chris and Eppie and their lov
“Excellent accommodation, lovely and highly recommenable.”
Reviewed 12 Oct 2015
Our family is visiting UK since 2009. Pond View is the best accommodation we ever booked. Modern standard, clean and well appointed, very quiet and lovely located. Very friendly and helpfull proprieto… More
“Lovely annex apartment in peaceful and quiet rural location”
Reviewed 24 May 2015
This two bedroomed annex apartment is separate from the main house. It is decorated to a high standard, was well equipt, had everything we needed - it was just what we wanted for a bit of relaxing do… More
“Peaceful country setting”
Reviewed 22 Sep 2015
We stayed in Pond View for three and a half weeks using it as a base for our UK holiday. It is located down a peaceful country lane in North Essex and a great base to visit several surrounding countie… More
“Lovely family holiday accommodation” We were staying as part of our parents anniversary celebrations! The house is beautiful with everything you could ask for. All within good distance of Blair Drummond Safari and the kelpies at Falkirk. We all loved
“Second stay just as special as the first! A real treasure.” After a short stay at The Cider House in April 2013, we booked The Cider House for two weeks in October 2014 as a base from which to explore the countryside as well as a two-day trip to Live
“Charming, Spotless, and Perfect for a Visit to this Area”
Reviewed 20 Jun 2013
Our entire transaction with Craig and Lee, Owners/Operators, from booking through the entire stay exceeded our expectations. The house is perfect for one or two people, is tastefully appointed and ye… More
“A perfect retreat”
Reviewed 8 Jun 2013
The Cider House is an absolutely perfect retreat, in an idyllic village. The house is spotless, with all the amenities and more, to provide a relaxing break. We loved everything about it from the clea… More
“Top of the list”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2012
Fantastic one of the Best we have stayed in,Kitchen fully stocked to do your own cooking,Clean and a.very good bed,Very easy for train or bus.A great week ,thank you… More
“Cute, over-equipped, peaceful, british... one of the best I've been all over Europe” If the photos are nice, the reality is even better!!. One of those houses you are willing to arrive at, after a whole day of tourist visits, to rest and enjoy of. Sup
“Excellent facilities, lovely house and garden and very welcoming - a great place for an extended family to celebrate.” Spotlessly clean and with good sized bedrooms. Plenty of indoor activities for all. Great barbecue. Thoroughly recommended. Tip -
“This was the holiday house that makes you wish you owned it yourself”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2011
I took my family for a long weekend because I had work locally on the Monday. We found the Coach House online and thought the pictures and explanations looked ok. We are cautious because we have twin … More
“a unique place in a peaceful setting”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2011
A great holiday cottage/home with all the mod cons but loads of character in a peaceful setting. Well equiped kitchen with great dining room. The lounge and sunroom are spacious with a nice log burner… More
“Autumn break at the Coach House”
Reviewed 27 Nov 2012
I stayed at the Coach House with my husband, mother and three teenage children for a half term break. We had a wonderful peaceful and relaxing week. The Coach House is a very comfortable and atmospher… More