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.
“A beautiful, peaceful little get away” A lovely little cabin located on a farm peaceful tranquil with only the bull in the field next door company it's really nice and a good base to explore the Pembrokeshire countryside.
“Very well appointed bungalow.” The bungalow was in a good location, well presented and very well equipped. The access to the front door had three very high steps - a little precarious when carrying a suitcase, shopping etc. Plenty of parking space. A
Stayed with a large group and we just fell in love with the house. We all wish we could have stayed longer.… More
Reviewed 7 May 2014
I stayed here with a group of friends and we had an absolutely amazing time. We brought some extra things down as we weren't sure what would be in the house but were very pleasantly surprised to find … More
“A very enjoyable experience”
Reviewed 26 Mar 2014
The property was excellent with good views over Whitstable. It was clean and well stocked. The owner was helpful and easy to contact as she lives near by.
It is a good place to stay if you wish to t… More
“Wonderful house in a beautiful area” We have just returned from a few days break at this beautiful house over New Year. It was the first time that the whole of my family have got together in one place at one time.
What a fantastic house and set in su
“A wonderful period property prepared for modern day living”
Reviewed 7 Jul 2015
Such a breath-taking house made such a fantastic stay!
From the moment you drive up to the front door until you climb into one of the huge comfortable beds at night, you are amazed by this wonderful … More
“This house is amazing”
Reviewed 8 Apr 2015
We stayed at Dumcrieff house for my daughters hen weekend. It was perfect in every way. I would highly recommend it and will definitely book it again. We all had a fantastic time and went into Moff… More
“Fantastic house with 5 star quality for a great weekend away with friends.”
Reviewed 10 Mar 2015
Fantastic house for a group weekend away. Beautifully decorated inside with 5 star quality and finishings. Will definitely go back.… More
“Clean, comfortable, welcoming and surrounded by charm!” We really enjoyed our time at Snowdrop cottage, we were welcomed into a charming, and very clean cottage and I was surprised by how well equipped it was. Everything we needed from a cot (for our
My wife,myself and our dog Rosie have just returned from a week spent at Snowdrop cottage.We found the cottage to be perfectly equipped with everything you would need for a week away,the enclosed gar… More
“Peaceful, private, great setting.”
Reviewed 18 May 2014
The ideal place for that tranquil holiday. Plenty of space. Dog friendly too. Great pub meals at either of the 2 dog friendly pubs, A riverside walk takes you to the pubs.… More
“Wonderful location from which to explore Exmoor and the adjoining coast”
Reviewed 23 Apr 2014
This is our third stay at this lovely farm close to Exford. The two of us find Snowdrop Cottage, charming, immaculate, well equipped, and ideal for self catering if required, but there are at least … More
“Did not recharge the batteries so much as took the battaries out.” The views from the cottage were mesmerising lots of time was spent just gazing at the sea while sitting in the living room or in the garden outside. The cottage is very well equipped w
Seascape was a lovely, warm and welcoming house. We loved staying there. The sea views are very beautiful. The house is so well equipped and very clean. This place would be perfect for our holiday!!! … More
Reviewed 12 Jun 2015
Seascape is an amazing base for exploring the East Neuk and beyond. The view is breathtaking, the house immaculate and St Monan's is as picturesque as you can get. The amenities in the house are excel… More
“A very comfortable, welcoming family home.”
Reviewed 9 Oct 2015
This house sits in a fantastic position overlooking the Firth of Forth opposite the Bass Rock and Berwick Law. The hours of sunshine are amazing and the sunsets not too bad either. Check the shower ha… More
Thank you for leaving your review. We are delighted to hear that you found Seascape comfortable and welcoming. We have noted your comment about the shower and when you advised us of this problem during your stay we sent someone round to rectify the situation immediately. Please be assured the cleanliness of all our properties is of extreme importance to us and we apologise for this oversight on this occasion. We are strongly committed to providing the best services and amenities for our guests, therefore we thank you for your feedback that will help us continue to accomplish this.
“Comfortable and cosy cottage with stunning views” Had a lovely week in Bod-Llawen. Cottage accommodated 5 of us very comfortably, and the fire and heaters kept it cosy and warm. Very well situated for Cardiff which was the reason for our stay, but we
A wonderful cosy cottage with spectacular views. Took elderly mother with us who thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. Watched the Brecon steam train puff its way past during the day from the front… More
“Paradise in the Brecon Beacons”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2013
Bod-Llawen is the most delightful cottage in a small village in the Brecon Beacons. It was spotlessly clean and had all that we needed for a weeks stay and the beds were comfortable which is importan… More
“Great Place to Stay”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2013
Had a wonderful holiday in Bod-Llawen, excellent place to stay very comfortable, with all amenities. Great views from the house and very accessable to many places of interest such as the Gower, Brecon… More
“A lovely house in a great location for exploring the area.” Before we arrived, while we there and after we left, Alan and Lorna did all they could to ensure our stay was an enjoyable one. Communications were prompt, polite and informative. Instruction
“Holidays in Scotland” We liked the seize of the house and the rooms. The kitchen is well equipped and the utility room as well. So are the other rooms.The view from the living-room is fantastic even if there isn't any sunshine.
Debra gave us a warm
Varis is in the perfect location for exploring the surrounding area, within very easy reach of Balmacara Square, Plockton, Skye, Eilean Donan Castle etc. The house itself was in lovely condition, wit… More
Thanks so much. Glad you enjoyed your stay.
“Lovely setting for a relaxing holiday”
Reviewed 28 Jun 2015
The house was ideally situated for visiting Skye and Wester Ross, it was in a nice secluded position far enough from the road to be quiet and was very well appointed,the attention to detail was very i… More
So pleased you enjoyed your stay. There is plenty to do in the area - rain or shine.
“Excellent holiday cottage”
Reviewed 29 Sep 2014
Varis is a very well equiped bungalow with a fine view of loch Alsh. The owner was very helpful.
I would recommend Varis to a friend.
Thank you your review. We are pleased you enjoyed the house and its views and look forward to welcoming you back.
“Beautiful spot” Friendly welcome by owner Maureen
Stone cottage set in very attractive country side
Fantastic area for keen walkers and cyclists
very attractive stone cottage with comfy bed
Easy to use wood burner
Attractively furnished with ant
Wow, where to begin! The Coach House was just perfect for our 'Escape to the Country'.
The location was perfect, remote but within easy reach of the beach and shops.
There is so much to do in thi… More
“Wonderful place!!” Absolutely lovely! We stayed for two nights and wished we had booked for longer. Room is spotless. Garden is lovely and the hottub was fantastic. There was milk and bottled water in the fridge and options for breakfast which I thoug
We had a great stay wanted for nothing,would definitely book again. Great place to relax and unwind.… More
Thanks for your review look forward to seeing you again
Reviewed 12 Dec 2016
We had the most perfect stay here this weekend. A beautiful suite with everything you could need for a weekend away. Very clean and well organised. The hot tub was just lovely, even in the rain! thank… More
Thank you Liz so glad you enjoyed your anniversary. It was a pleasure organising the flowers and Prosecco for you
“Beautiful suite and grounds”
Reviewed 1 Nov 2016
Booked the Garden Suite for my daughters' 19th Birthday as we had tickets for a show at Pavillion Theatre in Rhyl. Knew it would be beautifully decorated and equipped as we normally stay at the owners… More
Thank you Marilyn so glad you enjoyed your stay and your daughter had a good birthday.
“Miss” We have just returned home after a wonderfully relaxing seven days at Pond Cottage. It really is a special place, perfect for spending time with family in the beautiful surroundings and made all the more welcoming by John and Renate. Thank you J
We just got back from a blissful 5 days at Pond Cottage and I wish I could have stayed forever.
The property is finished to a beautiful standard and very well equipped with everything you could want … More
“A Fantastic property in idyllic surroundings and welcoming owners.”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
Pond Cottage looked lovely from the pictures on the web site, and it really does live up to it's description. The interior was well equiped, beautifully maintained with good quality solid furniture… More
“Devon at it's bucolic best.”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2011
John and Renate Huckle have thought of everything to make their guests welcome, comfortable, and happy. The cottage is spotless and well apppointed. The location is lovely for a 'get away' or for a fa… More
“Perfect Cottage, situated in a quite position with spectacular views” Spent Christmas with friends in this beautiful cottage.
Everything was of a very high standard and beautifully presented.
Lovely views across the bay to Portree, and the mountains
I fell a little bit in love with this property. Top class all the way. Everything we needed and more... loved the wild horses in the adjoining fields& how friendly and kind the neighbour was.Would def… More
Thank you so much for posting a review. Delighted that you all enjoyed
Bayview Croft and your daughter liked the horses, I will let Archie know he will be delighted he is mentioned on Trip Advisor.
Hopefully we will welcome you back to Bayview Croft on another occassion.
Have a good winter.
All the best
“Mrs” Comfortable, centrally located holiday house in Peebles. Monabri is well furnished and equipped. The dining room/kitchen,although servicable, would benefit from reconfiguration and refurbishment.
We stayed in Monabri for a week whilst visiting family at Christmas. It is well equipped and the rooms are spacious with comfortable beds. It's location is perfect and within walking distance of all … More
I'm so glad you had a nice time in Peebles & Monabri was warm & comfortable, Hope to welcome you back soon!
“Good location and very clean and comfy property.”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2014
We are regular visitors to Peebles as our son and his family live there. There is plenty to do and we were able to have our grandchildren for a sleepover. A very good location for exploring Scotla… More
“Comfortable house in ideal location”
Reviewed 8 Aug 2013
We had a great week here, despite less than brilliant weather. Ample space, comfy beds, everything you need for a holiday base. The town with all amenities is just a stumble down the road, so you don'… More
“Beautiful bungalow in a perfect location!” My family and I have just returned home from a family wedding in Ovingdean. There were 8 of us and a small dog and there was plenty of room! The bungalow is very spacious so nobody felt on top and of each oth
Stayed here whilst on a course in Brighton, would highly recommend it would easily accommodate 8. Everything I needed was there for self catering, entertainment etc. Nicely located, peaceful, clean an… More
“Perfect Weekend Getaway”
Reviewed 17 Nov 2014
We stayed at this property just for one night as we attended an event in Brighton. From the moment we got their, our group was already planning when they'd come back to stay here again. Between the 6 … More
Thank you for a lovely review Teri. I have taken on board your comments and will provide more on the kitchen basics.
Hope you do all visit again,
“Lovely spacious property”
Reviewed 16 Jun 2015
Really enjoyed our stay at Tara Mist, lovely property with everything you need. Could do with a 2nd bathroom/shower room, but to say we were a group of women we managed. It was clean with plenty of ro… More
This is a beautifull 3 bed cottage in the ideal location for visiting places in Kent. The cottage has everything you need for a comfortable stay, as well as being close to all the amenities in Tenter… More
Thank you for taking the time to review Quince.Glad you had a good time .
Best wishes Pam
“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
“Absolutely gem of a house, amazin views, 'perfect retreat'!”
Reviewed 27 Jan 2013
Having just spent 2 wonderful nights at this superb holiday home, I have nothing but praise for it, the views was to die for even in the pouring rain!! House is in an ideal location, easy access to to… More
Many thanks for your kind words, we are delighted that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay in our holiday home! Shame about the weather though. Please do return to visit one day in the future.
“Fabulous house, great location, lovely owner, fantastic stay!”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2012
As a large group of 4 adults and 5 kids, we were delighted with the very high standard of accomodation and facilities and utilities for use during our short 2 night stay in this gorgeous house. The o… More
Thank you so much for leaving such a complimentary review for our holiday home, we really appreciate it. We look forward to you staying at Seafield Park again in the future.
“Fantastic” We had a great week 2 granddaughters did not want to come home neither did we.local shop on site sold everything we needed. Stargazey have a great selection of meals. Accomodation superb for our extended family.
“Best location” Number 1 is the location, central York, so everywhere is walkable. No need to use the car but having the on street parking included was a huge bonus. Parking is a little tight at times so if you're hiring a choice for something not too
My husband and our two teenage children stayed here on a weekend break in February.
The property is in a great location only a few minutes walk from the city centre and yet far enough away not to be … More
“Stunning” Lochview is a lovely property well located on the shores of Loch Earn plus well equipped and very clean with everything you need for your stay. Fluffy towels and a very comfortable king size bed and lot's of other home comfort's It truly wa
“As Good as It Gets” I had to quote J. L. Brooks for the title because the cottage is one of the best we ever visited. It provides a unique opportunity to experience the countryside with stunning views and many animals for your children to get in touch
“Beautiful House - Fantastic Holiday Home” This is the best holiday home we have stayed in at Broadstairs and we have been visiting for a long time. A wonderful welcome from Gina and the starter pack of bread, butter, milk etc was greatly appreciated.
“ideally situated for the beach and very considerately maintained”
Reviewed 17 Sep 2012
Fantastic location and a house where there are lots of great finishing touches! The house is very family friendly and is ideal for a week at the beach - our son loved it. Really good local restaurant… More
“Great house in the perfect location”
Reviewed 22 Apr 2015
A lovely house in a very quiet but central loction, with the most helpful and hospitable hosts you are likely to find.… More
“A Broadstairs Gem!”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2015
We had a wonderful and a very comfortable stay at the Shorley Wall. Have no complaints or even suggestions to make. Gina our host was very kind and considerate with all her little touches - from a del… More
“Excellent accomodation” Excellent flat to stay in ideal for Peebles, nicely presented,clean & comfortable. 10 mins walk from town centre with plenty of options for eating out.
We tend to camp when staying in Peebles but we have now found the ideal pl
“Amazing place to stay, would definitely recommend.” Andy, met us upon arrival. I must say he is the most accommodating man I have ever met. Hilary was just as nice too. The apartment was clean, and spacious and the shower was amazing! Loved staying he
Very nice, comfortable apartment in a quiet but central location. Received a very warm welcome from Claire and when a problem arose with the kettle, it was swiftly dealt with by caretaker Andy who ga… More
“Lovely and clean”
Reviewed 19 Aug 2016
This apartment is lovely. Makes an ideal place to visit Blackpool.
There was plenty of space, and having two TVs was very helpful.… More
Many thanks for your kind words.
I'm glad you had a lovely time.
“fantastic accomodation” stayed for 3 nights, much too short, the welcome from mags very friendly, the welcome pack really appreciated and the accommodation of badgers end annexe is the best we have stayed in - so well equipped, clean and beautifully f
This little gem is tucked away in a treasure trove of well appointed amenities; in the quintessential village of Farndon, only eight miles from Chester.
Badgers End backs onto the river Dee, which we… More
Thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure to meet you and we were sorry you couldn't stay longer too!
“The most relaxing cottage we have ever stayed at - it was just perfect!”
Reviewed 17 Nov 2014
We were only on a two night flying visit to the area but we loved staying at The Annexe. It's the best equipped cottage we have ever stayed at and it was a true delight to return to such a relaxed an… More
Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We enjoyed meeting you both and your lovely dog. We would be delighted to welcome you on a return visit.
A previous reviewer mentioned that they didn't have access to WiFi. I'm not sure why this was the case as the WiFi code is displayed in several places and I'm not aware of any connection problems for iPads and smartphones.
“Excellent accommodation with home from home comforts”
Reviewed 24 May 2014
Excellent property, every comfort you could require. Lovely welcome pack. Close enough to Chester and all the amenities needed but also nice to be in a peaceful rural location with all that offers. Ow… More
We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found everything to your liking. I shall clear the diary when you wish to return!!
“Wonderful cottage hen do stay” Hi
Great place.beautiful cottage with great facilities. Perfect mixture of old and new and in great condition.
We visited for my friends Weekend hen do and as organiser found Richard to be very straightforward and
Just back from a relaxing break at Marram house along with family, friends and dogs. This place cannot be beaten in terms of value for money, quality dog friendly accomodation. Just fabulous. Cannot r… More
“Lucy & Ross wedding day at The Boat House 30SEP16”
Reviewed 4 Oct 2016
We planned our visit to Winterton for over twelve months and our stay a Marram House was to the standard of that befitting the great wedding to which we experienced at The Boat House. Despite our frie… More
“Best coastal stay in the UK”
Reviewed 7 Jan 2014
Absolutely perfect from every aspect, Marram House fulfilled and exceeded our expectations. Well appointed, spotless and cosy with high quality, solid furniture throughout. Kitchen was excellent and p… More
“Superb Cottage” Had a lovely stay at this cottage, facilities were excellent, all we needed for our break away. Great location for walking into Keswick and visiting other towns. Hope to return.
“Relaxing Peaceful Retreat In The Heart of the Town” This is the second time staying at this lovely cottage, once again we found it to be a wonderful and peaceful retreat, yet just a few minutes walk into the town. Very helpful owner and straightforwar
Everything was very nice at Avalon Cottage except for the double bed in the bedroom with en-suite, which for us was very soft. Also the pillows were very flat. Everything else was very good indeed and… More
Thanks for the feedback. I'm staying at the cottage myself this weekend so I'll make sure there are some firmer pillows available for those that prefer them.
“A beautiful cottage in a beautiful area”
Reviewed 11 Apr 2011
We have been to Avalon Cottage every year for the past 3 years and will continue to go there in the future. It is a lovely place to stay and feels like a home from home.… More
“Walking through the door is like coming home.”
Reviewed 7 Apr 2011
Excellent cottage, warm, clean and comfortable with everything you would need to cook a three course meal if you wish. Barbara has thought of everything that would make your stay like a home from hom… More
“Lovely house within minutes of city centre” Lovely property very close to city centre. Tesco metro just round the corner. Small garden where we could hang out washing and have breakfast on the good days. Would definitely go back. Grandchildren loved i
“Tasteful, comfortable home with great central location”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2013
Lovely house,short walk from town centre.
Comfortable, tasteful furnishings. Very clean.
Great little garden which we enjoyed using, eating meals there in the sun.
Better wi-fi than at home.
Well … More
“Very good Quality of Holiday-Flat”
Reviewed 30 May 2013
Inverness as Location is very good. The house is good located. All necessary shops and a lot of pubs and Restaurans are only some minutes away from this house. And the Owners Ewen and Donna are very p… More
We would like to thank our guests for taking the time to leave this positive feedback. The review kindly notes that our house is well located. It is within five minutes walk of Inverness town centre, shops and resteraunts. There is also an extremely good theatre, cinema, swimming pool, ice rink and restaurants nearby.
“Great location and very nice house for our stay in Inverness.”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2016
We have just returned to the US from our week's stay at 9 Duncraig Street in Inverness. Ewen and Donna were very good to work with and always highly responsive and most helpful. The house itself is in… More
“Gorgeous” Lovely house, beautiful spot. Great for kids, in our group ages went from 7 to 13. We ate on the beach, went beachcombing, walking and kite flying.
Decent pub close by in Lelant if you don't want to cook. Galley kitchen in the house perfec