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.
“Spacious house with garden close to railway station.” We stayed 4 nights with our family (6 adults) to visit London.
The house is located in a quiet area but still only a couple of minute’s walk from the railway station. It is a bit more than half a
As soon as we walked through the door we saw a welcome package of food and wine...what a lovely greeting! We felt instantly at home here. The decor was great and the house had a very homely feel to it… More
“Luxurious house, very relaxing, plenty of room and owner was very helpful.”
Reviewed 24 Jan 2013
The house was situated very near to train station with a lovely park just round the corner with ducks and geese and also close to shops. Quiet location without being isolated. Very high standard of fu… More
“home from home”
Reviewed 30 Dec 2012
We stayed here for nine weeks while building work was being carried out at home. The house was great - very comfortable and well equipped. It was also very convenient being so close to the station and… More
“Child-friendly property ideal for a weekend on the beach” The Dingle is an excellent base for the N Norfolk coast - clean, comfortable and well-equipped. One of the bonuses for us is that it was so safe for two toddlers - stair gates, high chair, tra
“This was one of the noicest self catering cottages we have stayed in” This is a lovely property in an idyllic location in North Harris. The property is beautifully furnishes and well equipped. Alistair and Irene who live next door are available to pr
“A fab holiday in a great place” The apartment was very well maintained and the welcome basket is a nice touch. The beach and pier are within easy reach, only a short walk to both which makes the apartments location ideal. The beds are very comfy and t
Lakeview outstanding position on the lakeside with a private boat deck views from the lounge dining area decking.New carpets and leather corner sofa +two seater reclining sofa . New curtains TV Free Wifi
A large decking area to the LAKE with outdoor seating table & BB …see more
“Great house in beautiful location with helpful and considerate owner” My family and I really enjoyed our stay in Ty Capel and found it very reasonably priced. The house was as described; the rooms were spacious, clean and well-equipped, as well as bei
There is an amazing spacious house with everything what you need to lead everyday live. House is very atractive located close to most popular attractions in Snowdonia. We had been visited Criccieth an… More
“Excellent Holiday Home - Well worth a visit”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2013
Brilliant Chapel House in a great location for the Llyn Pennisula, Snowdonia & Anglessey.
All rooms are big and the house is full of character. The kitchen is well equipped and there is a large dinin… More
“Beautiful house, full of character in a stunning location”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2012
Ty Capel is a beautifully restored house with lots of room and character. My family and I had a wonderful holiday here and only wish we could of stayed longer. Talysarn is a small village with friendl… More
“The apartment was perfect for our stay.” The booking arrangements and arrival information were very well organised, thank you Annabel! We were delighted with the apartment. It was very well furnished, modern and bright and everything seemed brand new
I stayed at this lovely place with my daughter and her two young children. We enjoyed our girly stay with the children! The property has everything that you could possibly need. My 4 year old granddau… More
Thank you and we do hope you can return at some point. We are pleased the toys and games were enjoyed as well as the beautiful garden!
“Home from home!”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2014
We had a lovely stay in Broadstairs and with just 10 minute walk from the beaches it's ideal.
Our boys called it our new home & didn't want to return to our old home!
Owners very helpful & easy … More
We look forward to your boys coming back to their 'new home' anytime! We are delighted you had such a lovely time.
“Beautiful, comfortable & brilliantly positioned”
Reviewed 15 May 2014
It makes my husband & I very nervous going away with our 3 and 2 year old boys, but arriving at this apartment took all of that away. The place is so well thought out, so cleanly & simply designed, de… More
Luxury 3 bedroom cottage, on the North West of the Isle of Skye - next to famous Three Chimneys Restaurant. Panoramic views of Outer Hebrides, the island-studded Loch Dunvegan and Cuillin mountains. Close to stunning beaches and spectacular walks. …see more
“Everything you need and more!” What a lovely cottage! Very charming and modern interior...super clean and tidy with lots of little extras that you might need..Wifi, toys, books and DVDs for the little ones, wine and biscuits on arrival! Very close to
My family and I have had a wonderful holiday at this pristine, stylish and well equipped cottage. Will definitely visit again in the near future.… More
“More than a home-away-from-home”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2013
One of the best holiday homes we've been to. Everything clean, fresh and modern. Loved the open plan cooking/living area. Found the second lounge useful. Really grateful of the welcome pack. Everythin… More
“a delightful little cottage that provided an ideal base for our driving holiday in the lake district”
Reviewed 9 Jun 2013
Our group of three spent three nights at the Lavender Cottage while we drove extensively around the lakes. We were extremely comfortable and Nina was an exceptional host.
The cottage, though small, … More
“delightful holiday home” We really enjoyed our short family break and found the cottage to be very comfortable and the owners very helpful. It is in a lovely peaceful spot,( great looking out on the water watching the swans in the morning, ) but only
The house was everything it was advertised to be!. It was spotlessly clean when we arrived and had everything that you could need. Decor was modern and the fresh flowers in the dining room was a lovel… More
Great to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for looking after the cottage so well.
“Perfectly located for everything Aviemore has to offer!”
Reviewed 1 Apr 2016
Lovely quiet location and walkable into the centre of Aviemore. Roomy enough for 5 people with very comfortable lounge for relaxing in. The separate dining room was perfect for us.… More
Delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Silver Trees and thank you for hlghlighting the excellent location of the cottage.
“Great pet friendly home from home”
Reviewed 31 Dec 2014
A lovely bungalow with everything you would need. Comfortable accommodation with plenty of space for my husband, our dog and I. The house was immaculately clean and was well equipped. The cottage owne… More
Thank you for your very positive comments on Braeraich. The house has just had a refurbishment and it was lovely to get instant feedback.
Pleased to hear that you liked the kitchen with its new large fridge/freezer.
Would love to welcome you back next year and thank you once again for taking such good care of the house.
Beautiful house in a very quiet street. House with all the amenities, confortable and clean.2 minutes walk from a park and the shop. The best position to visit Oxford and the Coastwald.Owners couldn't… More
“Warm, confortable, and charming”
Reviewed 29 Dec 2014
The house is very confortable, located in a beautiful village ful of history. There are groceries stores, pubs and anything needed near by. We had a wonderful time.… More
“Stylish, comfortable, well equipped and excellent location.” We had a really relaxing week with lots of space for 2 adults and two teenagers to all do their own thing, yet meet up around the dining table and enjoy a home cooked meal. Normally I don't
This apartment is true luxury, from the fantastic kitchen, large lounge with huge TV and the 3 bedrooms all with their own wallmounted TVs, the 3 bathrooms and not to forget the underground parking wi… More
“superb accommodation, excellent location”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2012
A beautifully furnished, spacious, comfortable apartment with great facilities in an excellent location, just a few minutes walk from the beach or the ferry to Studland… More
“Excellent accomodation, perfect location for beach. Would definitely stay again!”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2012
Very enjoyable stay at Shore point, pleased on arrival that accomodation was clean, tidy and met the high specifications that we where expecting. Welcome hamper was a nice extra touch!
Appartment la… More
“Excellent stay.” Recently restored apartment which is spacious, nicely decorated and well equipped. It was easy to book and the owners offered us an early check-in time. Beds, linens and towels very comfortable and of good quality, as was the crockery
We spent a week in this amazing flat. As I mentioned above I have never seen spent my holiday in such a well-decorating, spotless apartment. The owners cared about every single details such as washing… More
“Fantastic apartment - very clean”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2016
A wonderful week in a very clean, well furnished apartment. The added extras (flowers, toiletries, tea, coffee, etc.) made it feel like home from home. Julie and Bruce were very friendly & accommoda… More
“The Perfect Place to Stay”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2013
Our warm-hearted proprietors have thought of everything. The apartment is spacious, light and bright nearly all in white. It is beautifully furnished with decorative touches in every room that make yo… More
Thank you very much for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. Best wishes.
“A well-positioned, comfortable and quiet base from which to operate.” The apartment was perfect for our needs. Namely: a comfortable base from which we could visit family, enjoy the attractions of colourful Kemp Town, and keep up with work (courtesy o
I stayed her for a short break with two adult sons to visit family. Place was spacious and clean with good quality furniture. Great sitting on the balcony in the morning with a cup of tea. Close to a … More
Reviewed 15 Jun 2015
We stayed here for the weekend while down at a festival, and couldn't fault a single thing with the apartment. Stunning apartment in an ideal location. The weather was perfect so we got a stunning vie… More
“Beautiful House with all the things you need”
Reviewed 13 May 2014
We stayed in this 2 bed lovely apartment for 3 nights and it was a wonderful experience.
We found almost everything here. Just bring your suitcase and everything will be here.
Its a beautiful apar… More
“Amazing place” This is a true gem......we are grandparents who took two grandchildren away.....one 11 the other 13.... The location is ideal....turn right for the harbour, left for crazy golf and straight ahead for beach, The sun shone all week and th
Very nice apartment with comfortable pillows which makes a change. It had lots of little extras like washing up liquid kitchen roll tissues soap and a store cupboard of tea sugar vinegar salt pepper e… More
I cannot recommend this beautiful house highly enough! Very well equipped, great views, both bedrooms en-suite. very tranquil location just what we needed. Perfect for anyone with a disability as gre… More
“A stunning beautiful holiday home, in a fantastic location..”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2012
A warm welcome awaited us on arrival by the owners Nigel and Carol..
The property was well equipped and beautifully furnished....
The property was in a prime location for the local pubs and restaur… More
Thank you for your kind review, we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay in Grebe View and look forward to welcoming you back.
Reviewed 10 Nov 2016
I have stayed on grebe island many times,and always get a warm welcome from carol the owner.the properties are in an excellent position,are very clean and well equipped. Grebe view has good frontage … More
“HOME FROM HOME,FABULOUS COTTAGE” Stayed at cottage while attending daughters wedding in sept 2012.This cottage is lovely and clean and cosy.Larry and his wife were perfect hosts, so friendly and welcoming.Fresh flowers.choc and lovely fluffy towels aw
“Fabulous self-catering accommodation in an ideal location”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2012
We have returned from a week's holiday at Mews Cottage in Alnwick and had an absolutely super break there. The cottage is first class: very tastefully furnished and decorated to a very high standard.… More
“Very clean, very welcoming, great place to stay”
Reviewed 17 Aug 2016
Mews cottage was very clean and tidy and Lawrence gave us a warm welcome. It is so very convenient for what there is to see and do in Alnwick and so very quiet. Alnwick is a great base to explore the … More
Hi Liz & Paul.
Thank you for the review you have written, we very much appreciate your kind words.
We very much hope to see you both back with us in the future.
“Fantastic, spacious accommodation in a beautiful setting.” 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 a
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
“Big modern beautiful house, equipped with everything!”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2016
Our extended family, including five young children, stayed at Rathad for five days. It is a spacious, modern, beautiful house, environmentally friendly, with a balcony with a view of the nearby loch.… 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
“Excellent - Highly Recommended” We have been visiting Portscatho and Gerrans for many years and I can honestly say this is the nicest place we have stayed.
It is very comfortable,spacious and well equipped.
Beautiful and clean.
Ray,the owner, was v
We visited with our 2 terriers in October and the weather wasn't overly kind to us so we spent a lot of time in the property which is when you really appreciate a truely comfy billet and Itldo fits th… More
Thank you for your kind comments, we're glad you enjoyed your stay.
Reviewed 17 Apr 2013
We had a fantastic time at Itldo, the cottage was very nice, the local pubs did nice food and all the people in the village were laid back and friendly. If we go back to Cornwall, we will definitely b… More
Thanks for your kind words, glad you enjoyed your stay at our bungalow and the surroundings.
Reviewed 11 Oct 2012
A well equipped and well located bungalow. The sea was a 10 minute walk downhill (longer coming back!) and there were two great pubs close by, both of which served good food. The weather was mixed dur… More
Thanks for your review, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay.
“Fantastic Cottage Wonderful views” Tastefully decorated & comfortably slept 8, with 2 bedrooms on ground floor helped with elderly relatives. Great views over the basin watching the wildlife.Very clean and well maintained cottage ( felt like new).A sm
“Perfect accomodation for a seaside stay” The apartment is just as described. Very clean, one block from the sea front, with parking permits so flexible if you want to just go local, or go out every day in the car. Lots of nice touches in decoration to
“Lovely Bay Apartment” We thoroughly enjoyed our three night break at Little Bay Apartment. It's in a great location for enjoying Oban, particularly for the ferry terminal. The decor and cleanliness were impeccable while the owners Jane & Kevin could n
We stayed in Little Bay Apartment in July 2014. It was better than we could imagine. It was the first the first long trip with our children and they loved this place! This is a perfect family apartmen… More
Thank you for your lovely review of Littlebay Apartment, we are glad you and your children enjoyed your stay and would love to welcome you back again sometime.
“Wonderful Little Bay”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2014
The Apartment is very beautiful, perfect for a family with children or two couple. The leaving room is big and nice with a magnific view on the bay. The main sleeping room in very romantic with a nice… More
Thank you for your kind review of your time spent at Littlebay Apartment and hope you enjoyed your visit to Scotland.
“Brilliant flat in a great position and beautifully kept with thoughtful welcome pack”
Reviewed 25 Sep 2016
Really enjoyed a stay here on our touring holiday. Very well decorated and furnished with plenty of space for our family. The welcome pack was really thoughtful and appreciated - could have stayed lon… More
Thank you for your kind review of Little Bay Apartment, we hope to see you back again.
Lovely bungalow. Spacious, immaculate and well equipped, a perfect home away from home. Many thanks to Elaine for the welcome pack and the warm welcome (especially for our dog). We had a grear week an… More
Thank you for leaving a review, we really appreciate it. We look forward to welcoming you back.
“Only place to stay in Portaferry”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2016
Very large - plenty of room - very clean - quiet - lots of extras toilet roll etc. Good location.
When we met Elaine she was very helpful and told us things we wanted to know. It was
a very good pri… More
“perfect place to chill, recharge the batteries, with enough room for everyone.” My husband and I went here with our 2 daughters age 10 and 13, and my mum. My mum and I had spent most of our childhoods in Lamlash, but hadn't been for years, so we were
“Excellent holiday cottage accomodation” We have just returned from a week In Yorkshire staying in this lovely cottage during our holiday there. We were very, very impressed by the cottage. It is in a great location for touring around the lovely surr
What a beautiful stay we had at Bramble Cottage. The cottage was absolutely immaculate and every need was catered for with many extras which made it so easy to get straight into the holiday like the h… More
Reviewed 16 Sep 2012
We had a lovely peaceful time at Bramble cottage with our children and our dog.
The cottage was spotless and of high standard, the decor was excellent and a generous welcome pack awaited us.
A … More
Reviewed 23 Jul 2012
Spacious, warm, comfortable and beautifully presented, with everything you could wish for in a first class holiday cottage. We cannot praise it enough. Set in open countryside, but just a short driv… More
“Excellent holiday home.” We spent a most relaxing and enjoyable week in this lovely holiday home which was tasefully decorated and had absolutely everything we needed including television and internet access. It has a lovely big garden at the rear a
“Excellent Holiday Cottage” Just got home after staying 1 week at Lavender Cottage which is in a very central part of Lyme, very close to many restaurants and sea front, the cottage was very clean and warm, very nice to have outdoor space for the dogs,
Very cosy and well equipped cottage, in a great location. Quiet street in the old town just a short walk to beach and shops. Small garden is a bonus. Owners very communicative and helpful. Would book … More
“Lyme is great, so is this place”
Reviewed 21 Jul 2012
We stayed for a week with a super-active 1 yr old: Mark the owner was good enough to get us a toddler gate for the stairs - he already had crib, high chair, plus all the things that make a family holi… More
“Great Cottage, great location.”
Reviewed 24 May 2015
Cottage in great location leval walk to beach, new kitchen Wifi available not fast but adequate.
Garden area fine but could do with updating table and chairs. Car park safe and secure next to police … More
No 8 The Square forms part of the most photographed scene in the picturesque village of Upper Slaughter. The charm of this beautiful cottage will ensure a memorable stay for all ages.Located only 5-10 minutes drive from the very popular towns of Bourton-on-the-Water and …see more
“Perfect hassle-free family getaway. Built-in garden,beach and views!” This is a beautifully presented house. Buckets and spades and teddies awaited the children, as well as cakes for all of us and wine for the grown-ups. The garden suited all needs fr
“Fantastic house, beautifully done, great location.”
Reviewed 2 Oct 2011
We spent a week at The Beach House. The welcome we received from the owner was fantastic, everything was beautifully clean and organised and we were provided with everything we could have needed. Gurn… More
Thanks for that, I do all the cleaning myself to ensure it is of the highest standard. Gurnard is a fantastic place to holiday as well as live, with so much for all ages to do or just to sit and watch the sun go down.
“Wonderful - cabin excellent, and location of park very good!” This cabin is a real home from home, with all you need for a comfortable and relaxing stay. Very cosy with the fire lit on a cool evening, and when the weather is good, eating on the balcon
Just back from a lovely stay in this wonderful cosy cabin. Everything you could need was thought of within the contents. Was lovely cosy and clean when we arrived. We stayed as a family of 5 and our … More
“Perfect Honeymoon” Milk Wood Lodge was the perfect place to spend our honeymoon! The garden is beautiful and the hot tub is a real luxury! The cabin in very homely and was spotless when we arrived. There is a log burner and a sauna which we loved! The
Well, what can we say about Milk Wood Bach..! It truly is one of the most relaxing breaks we've had. We've been on lots of amazing holidays but if your looking for somewhere in an idyllic setting (wit… More
“Fantastic relaxing weekend”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2013
The lodge here is beautiful everything you could need. Hot tub in the garden is brilliant loved it sat out in the dark with just the lights on the hot tub. Sauna and shower steam room are great. So pe… More
“Peace and tranquility in wonderful surroundings and first class accommodation”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2013
A wonderful weekend in a first class luxurious lodge. The facilities were second to none, the owner has thought of everything to make your stay a home from home experience. The lodge was immaculate … More
“A charming experience” The Salisbury was a wonderful place to stay, it was well equipped with utensils, tea equipment and more. The living area was great with sky tv and a charming little electric fire place which gives the property great character.
We stayed here only for 2 nights and we had a good time, the place is clean, comfortable and enough space for the 5 of us! Next time we'll stay longer..… More
Reviewed 9 Aug 2014
Just got home from a short stay at The Salisbury
We found it very clean, nicely decorated well stocked withutensils and crockery.
Bedding was immaculate as was towels
We would like to thank Hele… More
“Nothing short of perfect”
Reviewed 17 Jun 2014
Everything from the communications you get to the phone call the night before arrival. Happy to review that this place is simply great. The caravan itself is on a great pitch just a few minutes walk… More
No.1 The Square is a deceptively spacious, three bedroomed, Grade II listed, Cotswolds holiday cottage, just three miles from the beautiful market town of Stow on the Wold, in the peaceful village of Upper Slaughter. The cottage provides self catering holiday accommodat …see more
“A hidden gem!” Struggling to find somewhere with a good location AND reasonably priced we were delighted to find Amelia Cottage. My husband and I, his parents and our 2 (small) dogs stayed for a week and loved it. We are not fussy travellers but so of
“Lovely relaxing week in a quiet and friendly little town”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2015
Amelia Cottage is lovely with a beautiful garden and the owner provides ample information to help you enjoy your stay. Burry Port is a really nice and friendly area with everything you need close by. … More
“An absolute gem of a place!”
Reviewed 6 May 2015
There is nothing bad to say about this cottage. It is extremely comfortable and well equipped, the towels and soaps were a lovely bonus!
With no more than a ten minute walk to the town centre and … More
“A lovely cottage in a great location”
Reviewed 8 Apr 2015
Thoroughly enjoyed our Easter weekend at Amelia Cottage with the family. The cottage was very cosy and beautifully decorated with really comfortable beds. The grandchildren enjoyed playing in the lov… More
Good to hear you enjoyed your break - agree it's well worth bringing bikes to explore and meander along the coastal path, cycle through Pembrey Country Park and if you can manage it there's 7 miles of beach at Cefn Sidan; by the way - the summerhouse at Amelia doubles up as a bikestore if needed!
“Fabulous holiday cottage with all mod cons” A beautiful holiday cottage with everything we required for the perfect holiday. The owners provided excellent customer service and care throughout the whole process. We will definitely stay here again. One
“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
“Perfect little space” Love the place. The location was great - super close to the tube and a great line so everything was quick and easy to get to. It is close to grocery stores so you don't have to eat out for every meal. We are extremely happy ab
We have stayed in the apartment for a week, we did not expect it to be as good as that !
Fantastic location, beautiful view, well-equiped studio, spacious, cozy and clean.
We loved it and certai… More
“Great place to stay in London.”
Reviewed 27 Jan 2014
Great location!!! Only 5-10 minutes walk to a tube station (Bermondsey). 5 minutes walk to Shad Thames, which has a great selection of nice restaurants and great view of London Bridge. The flat has ve… More
Reviewed 22 Feb 2016
We try to stay in different areas of London on previous trips to get a feel for the various neighborhoods. We will ALWAYS try and book this apartment in the future!!
First, the apartment: Just the r… More
Beautiful Farm House in the Worcestershire countryside.
A large living room with stove and bifolding windows out onto the patio over looking the extensive gardens.
A large TV/Snug room and a conservatory.
Large kitchen with dining area, a range cooker and fridge freezer …see more