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.
“Great place for a break” I stayed here on business rather than a holiday but had a great time nonetheless.
The accommodation itself was spotless and was everything you could ask for was provided. The kitchen and bathroom are very modern and has ev
“Comfortable ,well situated bungalow.” A small bungalow but with everything you would need. It was very warm with excellent central heating and a powerful fire. Very near the centre of Keswick and there was a fishshop and a grocer 2 minutes walk away.
A perfect holiday property; very convenient, comfortable, clean and a quiet location, just a 10 minute stroll into Keswick town centre and 5 minutes to Fitz park, perfect!… More
Thank you very much for the kind words and we are glad you found the bungalow so convenient. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!
“Perfectly placed, comfortable bungalow”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2017
we enjoyed a great week over Christmas this year. A very comfortable, home from home, bungalow. Not far from centre of Keswick but quiet and off street parking a big plus. The beds were exceptionally… More
“Excellent Location, good facilities”
Reviewed 4 Apr 2013
I stayed here over Easter with my wife and two kids. It's located very close to the towncentre of Keswick and park which has a play area for the children. The main bedroom has plently of room and the … More
Thank you so much for the feedback we are in the process of improving the cottage and hope that you will visit again soon. WIFI is a great idea, so maybe later on in the year we will think about putting it in. We were also thinking about putting a washer machine in instead of the dishwasher as we have limited space.
We hope that you visit again.
“Really good” I can not speak highly enough about are stay. The hole family including the dogs had a great time. The local is second to none and the owners were lovely. We are looking forward to going back some day.
Great house in a great location. Really friendly welcome. House just as expected from photos. Well equipped and very comfortable. Pretty private garden a real bonus. Very dog friendly. Enjoyed mak… More
Thank you for your review and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay.
We look forward to seeing you again soon.
“Just perfect” Our family:Grand parents ; 2 sets of parents and young children have just returned after 4 nights to help celebrate Grannies 60th birthday.
We wanted for nothing during our stay.Superb home and ideal location on outskirts of Warrenpoint
Dolly's Cottage is a beautifully furnished and decorated property. The views from the front of the house are stunning. The owners exceeded every expectation we could have wished for. Hopefully we w… More
“Beautiful cottage and excellent hosts”
Reviewed 23 Dec 2013
The cottage was even nicer than the pictures and had absolutely everything we needed. We were on a business trip and had travelled from Liverpool so appreciated the kind welcome pack and little extras… More
“Great self contained accommodation” Nice comfy beds, well equipped kitchen, friendly owner. Milk, egg and biscuits provided. One bedroom downstairs and other upstairs in the eaves, no door to this room but fine for us with small children. Plenty of dr
“Really enjoyable holiday” Stayed at Dalby cottage for one week with our two teenage daughters and really enjoyed our stay.The cottage was VERY clean & was a home from home with everything you would need.
The area was very peaceful the views were stun
Firstly location - ideally situated on the edge of the North Yorks Moors; in wonderful picturesque surroundings. Accommodation - Complex of cottages, with secure parking and surrounded by views, quit… More
Many Thanks for the review. glad you enjoyed your stay and noted on the hot water situation which we will address straight away. We look forward to welcoming you back!!
“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.
“Amazing” Never write reviews but we booked the ark for a surprise birthday weekend for my mums 60th birthday.
There was plenty of rooms which catered for all our needs.
A great place to spend quality time with family
Such a great location & an amazing property with lots of space inside.
The pictures do not do it justice !
The owners could not have been more helpful - and the welcome hamper is a lovely touch.
We … More
“Waterloo House” Enjoying our 7 night stay here in Lochinver. The house is gorgeous, well equipped and very comfortable. It's open plan layout works well for family time. Wish I could have this at home! Lots of essential extras left for use such as toi
Waterloo House was simply a magnificent home to stay in for the week. The views were breath taking every day. Our honeymoon couldn't have been at a better place!!
The house its self and its up keep… More
Many thanks for your fantastic review. Glad you both enjoyed yourselves in Waterloo, Lochinver and surrounding area! Yes please do come back soon.
“Beautiful house, can't wait to go back!”
Reviewed 13 Dec 2014
We spent 3 nights at Waterloo House at the start of December. The lodge is beautiful, even better than it looks in the photographs. Wood burning stove on for our arrival, a great welcome after a long … More
Thanks for your great review! Come back soon!
“Excellent house and stunning views.”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2014
An excellent modern house with all mod cons set in a peaceful location with great views of the mountains and Lochinver. Plenty of local amenities just a couple of minutes away in the village of Lochin… More
Thanks for your great review, glad you all enjoyed yourselves and had a great stay.
A delightful cottage, from which we hosted our daughter's wedding at East Dene. We couldn't have picked a better location, helped by superb weather, which enhanced this gem of a property even more.… More
“Beauty on the beach”
Reviewed 2 Mar 2013
What a great property and location. 30 seconds from a lovely quiet beach, this charming cottage housed 2 families of 4 very comfortably and happily. It is a mile's walk along the coastal wall from Ven… More
Reviewed 24 Jan 2013
We loved the beautiful vieuws and quiet location. Very different from the busy and boring coast with us in Belgium. We felt right home. The authenticity of the property in combination with the modern … More
“Wow Just Wow” It's the sort of home that you would buy in a flash if you could. Beautiful setting - probably the best view of all of the houses in the vicinity. The wonderful viaduct and river give a really unique feel. The house was equipped wi
When I was a child my family always had our summer holidays in Whitby. In my adult life, it was many years until I went back and now I can't imagine going on holiday anywhere else. I have stayed in ot… More
Great review, and a repeat booking from this guest. We always aim to keep our standards high
“Great location with fantastic views”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2011
Excellent value accommodation right on the bank of the River Esk. Lovely balcony overlooking the river, well equipped kitchen and comfortable beds. Make sure you take some bread to feed the ducks who … More
Once again, lovely to hear such glowing reviews, many of our guests stay with us again which is always great to see
“A truly great location and roomy accomodation!”
Reviewed 30 May 2011
My family of 4 including 2 teenagers stayed for 2 weeks at the property just in time for all of the dafodils to bloom. We live in Canada and are used to large rooms so we were looking for a spot that… More
Great to have such a glowing review, we always aim to keep our standards high and enjoy hearing that we have helped people have wonderful holiday
“Peaceful location” We stayed at this property for a 70th birthday surprise and had a great time as there was plenty of room for a 9 adult, 2 children party. The big dining table was excellent for a good party spread and there was plenty of crockery to
“Great place!” Our holiday was great! The location is absolutely beautiful, the house comfortable and well kitted for even small babies. Our son had an amazing time on the tractor outside and the hosts are very friendly and welcoming. We visited Longle
Had a lovely weekend away with the girls, the cottage was clean and comfortable. Charlotte the owner was really friendly and kind. We were provided with milk and breakfast which was a lovely touch. I … More
Reviewed 30 Mar 2017
We spent a week in the Coach House in March 2017 whilst our daughter was moving into new flat. The Coach House is in a delightful position just outside Bath with great views. It is extremely spaciou… More
“The Coach House”
Reviewed 3 Apr 2017
The cottage was beautiful and Charlotte had left some lovely bacon, sausages and eggs from the local farm. We had a fantastic visit, with everything we needed and wonderful hosts who were there if we … More
“excellent cottage, very well equipped, good location”
Reviewed 21 Aug 2014
stayed for 5 nights at Clare Cottage, everything was excellent. Great location in Ambleside, central to exploring the Lake District. Cottage location right in town, but very quiet in a little lane b… More
“Great cottage,great position” Loved the cottage ,very well equipped,ideal location for Town centre and pubs/restaurants.Nice to walk down the canal to the basin and river in the sunshine lol,We love Statford and the Cotswolds so will be back as soon a
We came to England from the U.S.A. for my best friend's birthday celebration in Leamington Spa. This was the perfect location for making a holiday out of a visit nearby. Shopping and pubs/eating wer… More
Thank you for the lovely review, we're glad you had a great stay.
“Fabulous property and location”
Reviewed 24 May 2014
This is the 1st time we have have stayed in a property located in the town, and would highly recommend Mulberry Street for anybody wishing to explore Stratford. The property has everything anyone coul… More
“Excellent, cosy cottage”
Reviewed 7 Mar 2014
The cottage is accurately described and very comfortable. Warm and welcoming. It is five minutes from the town centre, but in a quiet street. We found it provided everything we wanted.… More
“Fantastic house, breathtaking views, a real seaside beauty.”
Reviewed 21 Aug 2016
The photos do not do this house justice! It is amazing, from the boat oar coat rack and the rope mirrors to the seaside theme bedrooms and breathtaking view - it is an absolute beauty!! When we first … More
“Excellent location, a real 'Home from home'” Location great for all of Moray. House has all you need, and would have at your own home. We've been a couple of times now and will return again.
Ian keeps in touch and we find him very helpful.
This is a PERFECT Holiday Cottage. Lovely Clean holiday home that is extremely well equiped. We arrived to find milk and a bottle of wine in the fridge and some frozen food in the freezer. There was … More
“Perfect Easter Break” 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 and requirements. All the litt
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 … More
“The ultimate in luxury” Corrodale Cottage is ideally situated to explore North Uist, Benbecula, South Uist, Eriskay and Barra. The area is truly beautiful and this cottage is a perfect base. The owners have equipped and furnished it to a very high s
We just loved this cosy but very stylish cottage full of character and in great location.
It is only for 2 adults and we had our dog Holly with us, great outside utility building to dry wet dog and
Reviewed 22 Apr 2012
We would recommend this cottage to anyone. Katie was very helpful in helping us arrange the best way of travelling to the island and lots of other tips/advice.The cottage was perfect and it's location… More
“Cosy welcoming house full of character & history” We loved the house and the facilities, the rooms were spacious and cosy, with big family kitchen. The bath was amazing and big enough for two, the history and books were really interesting. Well equipp
This is a gorgeous cottage that has been beautifully and luxuriously refurbished whilst retaing all its original character. The two lounges are spacious and comfortable, the best feature being a wood… More
“Excellent but beware if you do not like really steep stairs”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2012
Spotlessly clean, very comfortable, well equipped. Would have very happily given 5 stars except for the stairs which are really (!) steep. It did not matter too much to us although one of the childr… More
“A very pleasant stay.”
Reviewed 19 Jul 2016
The cottage was ideal for us- a party of three generations ( age range 30 to 83). Lovely and clean and with two lounges we could spread ourselves about. Although we didn't cook there we had a lovely B… More
“Our perfect weekend at beautiful Green Farm Barn” A group of 12 of us stayed at Green Farm Barn for a hen weekend and words cannot say how impressed we were with the beautiful barn conversion, the location and how helpful and accommodating Martin and
“Excellent family home away from home” This is our second visit. Even better than the first ( the weather was brilliant). The accommodation is excellent. We are grandparents with our for grown up children and spouses. Four grandchildren and a new addit
Absolutely fantastic holiday. The house exceeded expectations, it was in immaculate condition when we arrived. The rooms were spacious and brilliant for our family. The owners were more than happy to … More
“Clare has thought of everything in the flat to make you feel at home” The flat was spotless, Clare left great information about Broadstairs. The flat is in a great location so close to the sea and shops. We loved Broadstairs and would definately go b
Lovely house, had everything you could possibility need for a hassle free stay.
Within walking distance to the beach, restaurants and shops so we had no need to use the car.
Would definitely stay ag… More
“Christmas at the Hideaway”
Reviewed 8 Jan 2015
This was our first Christmas together and the Hideaway was the perfect spot. The house was gorgeous and in great condition. The kitchen and main floor are a lovely space and we had everything we neede… More
“Cute anc cosy”
Reviewed 26 Nov 2014
This was a cosy spilt level flat with lovely bedrooms, great for kids (especially the play station!) and very useful location. We managed to park outside and didn't really move the car until we left. … More
“The Perfect English Cottage” I stayed here at the end of March and am glad that I did.
This was the perfect english cottage to spend a nice quiet weekend. Just beautiful! Nice and big, very clean with everything you need. I would love to have staye
“Perfect for a couple who like rural surroundings”
Reviewed 28 Mar 2016
We had the warmest of welcomes from Brian. The cottage is extremely well decorated & maintained. The equipment is second to none in our experience, providing all those little things that many properti… More
Thank you for your kind comments.
“Charming cottage, perfect for a rural getaway”
Reviewed 8 Feb 2016
Cider Cottage has everything you need for a country break. The decor and furnishings are lovely, there's a very comfortable bed, and a modern en suite bathroom. The double-height living room is spac… More
Thank you for your kind review. It's always encouraging to have repeat visitors.
“Room with a view” What a wonderful apartment.
Beautifully decorated and well furnished with lots of lovely touches and gestures such as cake, fresh bread and flowers and a cold bottle of bubbly too.
Highly recommended - perfect location.
My wife and I can honestly say that, out of all the places we've ever stayed, this is by far THE best!
Sheena made us so welcome on our arrival. Everything you could think of had been catered for - r… More
WOW! Thank you so much! We really try to make things special and it is just great to know you all enjoyed your stay. What a fabulous review. You have really made my day!
“Warm welcoming restful and peaceful cottage in perfect location” I stayed here with my husband and two small children for a week. Instantly felt relaxed on arrival as the village is so peaceful and the cottage so near to beach, shop and pub - ideal wi
“Wonderful place to take the family - highly reccomended”
Reviewed 5 Nov 2012
We have enjoyed 2 stays at Sunnyside and both times have found it to be a lovely home from home. Wonderfully furnished and exceptionally clean, we found it a great place to take the family and use it … More
“SECRET OF THE ROSELAND PENINSULA”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2012
Portsscatho is a beautiful area of Cornwall to stay and explore with many beaches and lovely walks.We have hired Sunnyside for the last 2years and holidayed for the last 4 in this village.
The accomm… More
“Fantastic house” I visited with 3 friends and we loved the house, the facilities and the location. The beds were very comfortable, the kitchen had everything you could need and separate utility room. There were 2 sitting rooms one with tv and so plen
beautiful and cosy cottage, at a fantastic and breathtaking location, close to the bridge. Fully equipped, very comfy, piano was a bonus. having 3 bathrooms was great too, so there was no rush in the … More
“Perfect spot with amazing views”
Reviewed 17 Jun 2014
I have already recommended this place to several friends, it is such a perfect place to stay. The views from the house are stunning and the large window area with plenty of seating and long, light eve… More
“A diamond of a place”
Reviewed 10 May 2014
The reaction from my kids within a few minutes of arriving after a long wet and windy drive to find Ashaig House looking out onto a beautiful scorched red evening sky and seascape best sums up my feed… More
“Simply the Best” Stayed here with my son and his wife for the air show and the location is amazing as is the view.House was exceptionally clean and cosy.None of us wanted to go home.Ken the owner is very helpful and text me to see if everything was al
We chose this property because of it's location and were not disappointed. It is just a few minutes walk both from the beach and the town centre of Portrush and boasts the best views from both the ups… More
Reviewed 11 Dec 2012
Very nice and clean house, just on front of the sea!!
close to shops and pubs!!
which i most liked was the view, for sure i will be back soon!!
worth the money..
Thank you Ken and Patricia, … More
“Wake up to the beautiful view of the portrush harbour an never want to leave..”
Reviewed 2 Dec 2012
Enjoyed a fantastic weeks holiday in portrush. Stayed in this lovely town house on kerr st..well presented and clean. Well equiped for both couples or families. Perfect central location to all ameniti… More
“Great cosy cottage in a really pretty part of the cotswolds” Beautifully presented this original stone cottage is one of 6 in a small courtyard. Everything is provided and even logs for the log fire and a welcome pack. We went on lovely walks from th
Absolutely gorgeous cottage, very cosy and comfortable. We were a mixed party of 6 adults ranging in age from late 20s to mid 80s - there to celebrate the new year. Found it really suitable for our d… More
Thank you so much for your lovely comments so pleased you all enjoyed your stay.
“Wonderful cottage and facilities” A wonderful cottage. Four of us had a bedroom each, there were two bathrooms / toilets and an additional shower room with toilet on the ground floor. This was very important to us as one of our friends only has one le
“Beautiful home in peaceful setting” Breakers Sound is a stunning house in lovely gardens with sea views. It contained everything we needed for a relaxing week. The location is very peaceful without being isolated, and lovely walks straight from the ho
“Absolutely beautiful cottage to spend a holiday!”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2013
This cottage is a stunning place to have a holiday.
It had a real home from home feel with everything in the cottage one would need.
Harry the Golden Retriever enjoyed it too having so much space to… More
“Beautiful cottage in perfect location”
Reviewed 29 Jun 2013
This cottage is a gardeners delight,not only is it furnished and equipped to a high standard,it is exactly what the description of it says.It is a magical experience to stay there and it is close to t… More
“A November break”
Reviewed 11 Dec 2012
I and my family enjoyed a marvelous few days based at Breakers Sound. What a perfect retreat with all the comforts of home and more. The weather was not great so we enjoyed the use of the log stove. E… More
“The stunning tigh Ban lek” Cottage is stunning great views very clean great lay out everything you need is provided wildlife just outside your window plenty of local activities for young and old lovely places to eat marina just down road already looki
“What a beautiful place to stay a the scottish west coast!”
Reviewed 27 Dec 2012
A modern ans well equiped house.
The view over the sea and to the islands is unforgettable.
We liked it very much.… More
Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your visit.
“Tigh Ban Lek”
Reviewed 25 Nov 2012
Fabulous location with stunning panoramic views .Even the bedrooms (located downstairs) had superb views. Very warm during our long weekend as it is well insulated and well heated. Very well equipped … More
We are really glad you enjoyed your break at Tigh Ban Lek.
“Fantastic House, good location and perfect peace and quiet”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2012
Stayed at Tigh Ban Lek for a few days as a short break to get away from things. It was great. The house had everything we needed and was in a great setting - the views are just amazing and it was so q… More
Thank you very much for your review, glad you enjoyed your time at Tigh Ban Lek
“Perfect Brighton Apartment” We loved Regency Retreat. Perfect location and apartment splendid. Beautiful spacious living room, really comfortable bed and fab shower. Simon was extremely helpful. Thankyou we really enjoyed our stay.
Regency Retreat was absolutely wonderful.
Beautiful decor and layout, clean, comfy and surprisingly quiet.
I have definitely bookmarked you for further bookings.
Thank you very much for a more than… More
“An excellent apartment, in a great location with great views”
Reviewed 30 May 2014
We really enjoyed our stay on the Brighton seafront in this quite luxurious apartment, and right in the heart of the city. We were a bit concerned as taking our young baby we needed to set up the trav… More
Reviewed 30 Mar 2017
Fantastic host, lovely apartment, perfect location! Would defiantly stay again, can't fault anything at all!… More
Thank you for your review. I'm really glad you enjoyed your stay in Brighton.