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.
“Ms” This place is spectacular - a luxurious warm and comfortable cottage with A lovely view - we were lucky enough to have good weather and wanted to explore .. there's plenty of books and travel tips giving information on the best places to go but t
“Incredible cottage with amazing views from every window”
Reviewed 23 Sep 2015
Loved the cottage, we liked how close it was to Portrree yet loved the seclusion/ fact that it was setback on its own outside of town. The kitchen was great and had everything we needed ( really appre… More
Reviewed 19 Aug 2014
Cottage is as good as it looks in the pictures with great outlook across green fields. It's well equipped and maintained and we would be happy to stay there again. Good location for touring the north… More
“Superb - hope to be back!!”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2014
Wow! What a stunning house - beautifully designed and furnished, and spotlessly clean on arrival. We loved staying here and so did our two girls. Amazing views and a very practical layout made for a… More
“Exceeded Expectations” Sea Gem certainly lives up to the reviews and website details. The property is stylish, comfortable and inhabits an excellent location with outstanding views. I spent hours just watching the sea. The beach is a two minute wal
“A great house for a family gathering” My family and I travelled to Essex for a family wedding and had found this house on holiday letting. The house was perfect for us and easily slept 9 adults. The extensive living rooms gave a great amount of room f
“Quintessentially English village living - comfort and charm.”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2014
Denis was excellent to deal with, very prompt and polite. We had no problems at all on our stay, I recommend this property to all types of groups. The large garden is perfect during summer months and … More
“Comfortable and great location” We stayed for three nights. The cottage was well equiped and comfortable. The shower needs replacing but otherwise an excellent stay.. Bus and train to Oxford was easy and we will certainly consider returning.
“Comfortable Stay in Conveniently Located Tackley”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2014
The lodge is a short congestion-free drive off the A4260. Accommodations are recently renewed, comfortably furnished and fully equipped. The owner who resides just across the lane is readily availab… More
Reviewed 1 Nov 2012
We stayed here for 4 days and loved it. The cottage is modern, clean and brilliantly equipped. The owner Keith was really nice. He kept in contact and would nip round to see if we were ok and if we ne… More
“A peaceful and friendly stay with great facilities”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2012
We had an excellent stay at Buffs Lodge. Keith the owner was very friendly and helped out with any questions we had. The cottage was spacious and clean and was decked out with some great facilities. W… More
“A really charming cottage by the sea” We had a great stay at this lovely sea shanty of a cottage. Tasteful nautical decor. Very well equipped and an abundance of seaviews. The owner kindly left the house decorated in Christmas garb and also left us a
We spent two great weeks in the house 23 Tackleway. The house is furnished very tasteful and comfortable and we felt very much at home. We can fully recommend it. The equipment in the kitchen is very … More
Thanks Derek for a great review. I'm glad you and the family had a good time and it was very nice to meet you. I hope we can welcome you again.
“Excellent and spacious” We stayed as a party of 5 at The Stables Barney over the NYE period. It was a characterful property, warm and spacious. Property was well located for Norwich and Holt and other locations. Highly recommended! We had a wonderful
The Stables, Barney exceeded our expectations. The accommodation was well equipped, clean, warm and cosy for a winter break. There was plenty of parking space.… More
Thank you for taking the time to post your review here. We were so pleased to read that your stay at the Stables exceeded your expectations and would be delighted to welcome you back at any time.
Christine and Robert
“Home from home” Great location in the heart of St Fillans, quiet and warm cottage with amazing views right down Loch Earn, super comfy bed and nice touches like a few basics in the kitchen. The Achray house hotel just a short walk around the corner is
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 … More
Many thanks for the great review. It was great to meet you and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future, although I may not be able to guarantee the weather you had!
Richard and Carol.
Reviewed 27 Mar 2017
Have just returned from a fantastic short break in Loch view! The house is lovely with everything you could possibly need! The view from the lounge is incredible. A really nice touch was the "welcome… More
Many thanks for a great review. We are glad you had such an enjoyable stay and hope to welcome you back at some point in the near future.
Richard and Carol
“Springbank” We stayed at Springbank with our 9mth daughter as a mini first holiday. Dursley village is a short walk and Slimbridge Wetlands is a short drive. The house was well equipped, highchair and travel cot were great, just need own bedding for t
“Excellent family and toddler friendly base for exploring the local area”
Reviewed 22 Feb 2014
Fabulous cottage, very clean, neat and tidy. Excellent dog walk to Cam Peak 2 mins from front door. Beautifully situated to explore local countryside but also near to amenities with Tesco a short driv… More
Thank-you very much for your lovely review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your holiday at Onespringbank and look forward to welcoming you back to this hidden gem in the Cotswolds. Thanks again
“A cosy , comfortable home from home.”
Reviewed 1 Apr 2013
We had a warm and comfortable stay at a very cold time of year. The cottage was well equipped and homely . Our 2 year old really enjoyed the toys the books and the chalk board. The stair gate was use… More
“Excellent cottage, great value for money in a lovely location”
Reviewed 3 Mar 2013
Convenient base for walking the Cotswold Way, the cottage was lovely warm and clean with everything we needed. Thanks:)… More
Thank-you very much for your lovely review, we hope you will enjoy another holiday at Onespringbank again soon.
“An amazing oasis of style and comfort” From a non-descript, narrow street you step into a wonderful space. It is clean, well maintained and very well equipped. It is also incredibly spacious. Upstairs the high ceilings and skylights add to this sense
The pictures do not do the house justice!! It is fairly big and deceiving from the outside.
Great quiet spot for families but with walking distance to local amenities and central to drive to Llandudn… More
“Fantastic Holiday Let”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2016
Really enjoyed our stay. The house was fantastic! Comfortable, lovely decor and furnishings, we felt at home straight away. Very well positioned in Llanberis with amazing views at the rear of the prop… More
“Quirky cottage in great location” Great cottage, quirky and full of character, with everything you need and very comfortable beds.
Perfect location, with pubs, restaurants and shops all within easy walking distance.
Very helpful owners, we would s
“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
“Wow! An exceptional cottage, excellent location - home from home.” We travel to Scotland every other year, to stay for Christmas and New Year - this was by far the best cottage we have stayed in. Everything you needed was there, plus little extras.
What an unbelievably great experience staying in this cottage was! It was extremely clean and well-organized, and the kitchen is lovely and there were many little extras included. The bed was very com… More
Reviewed 15 Sep 2011
This was the best cottage we had ever stayed in. Modern & comfortable in an ideal situation.… More
“Fantastic find.” Fantastic home from home. Super warm welcome on arrival and a lovely welcome food basket.
Everyone had a great time and were really happy with the house, we were age ranged from 11-68. Ticked all the boxes, plenty space for us all.
All way from booking to leaving this property we were all 100% satisfied. The house was very comfortable and appointed. One of our party is a wheelchair user and even they agreed it was a comfortable … More
“Wye cottage” Had a last minute weekend stay here in this beautiful cottage. Added bonus was the hot tub relaxing watching the night sky. Lovely views to wake up to, nice little welcome pack left by the owners. Will definately be going back with my gra
made very welcome, so were our dogs. lovely quiet, relaxing break. 1st class accommodation, with excellent facilities in stunning surroundings. Would not hesitate to return, have already recommended t… More
Reviewed 6 Dec 2016
Gorgeous cottage in a lovely setting, very peaceful and easy access to lots of beautiful settings nearby.
Hot tub was amazing even though the weather was freezing was nice to sit in the warm water … More
“Boundary Barn” Boundary Barn is an ideal house for a group of 6-10 people. The house is more than equipped with everything you would need for a weekend or long-weekend getaway, and is set on a good sized, and well maintained property. The check-in/che
Spacious, comfortable and well finished. Full to the brim with facilities and just an excellent space to be in. The field/garden/lawn is a perfect space to play games (what we did), relax or just look… More
“THERE IS NO BETTER PLACE IN WALES” 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 and Cearnarfon Cas
“Great house in beautiful location with helpful and considerate owner”
Reviewed 12 Apr 2013
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 being warm and homely.… 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
“Beautiful property. Perfect for our large family holiday” What a beautiful property.
From the large inglenook fireplace in the old rectory to the true quirkiness of the sunny retreat. We all loved it here. It had everything we needed to make our lar
“Excellent location” We enjoyed our stay at Admiral Cottage very much, what a fabulous location, even if the seagulls are a little noisey! The Cottage is very well equipped, and a pleasure to stay in. Fabulous views! Would recommend.
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Admiral Cottage. We have three young kids (8,6,4) who loved every minute. The cottage has been refurbished to a high standard, with lots of thoughtful details t… More
“Light, bright, stupendous view”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2015
I, and my two daughters aged 20-30, plus two dogs, had a wonderful Christmasstay in Admiral Cottage. Good bedrooms, lovely bathroom. The attic room, especially, has a panoramic view (believe the pictu… More
“A room with a view”
Reviewed 2 Apr 2014
My family (teenage daughter) stayed at the cottage during school half term last October. It was during the period of heavy gales on the south coast. We arrived on a dark rainy evening and finding the… More
“The best holiday property ever - I would happily have stayed there forever!” I simply cannot rate this property highly enough - excellent does not do it justice. From the moment I entered I felt entirely at home. Cleanliness was superb, the faciliti
“A perfect getaway” I booked my parents a very much needed short break at The Bothy.
They thoroughly enjoyed their stay. They described the cottage as home from home. It was fully equipped and so cosy and welcoming. The surrounds are so relaxing and
Absolutely loved the Bothy. Peaceful and charming. Everything you could possibly need. Would highly recommend for a relaxing holiday. Lovely bottle of wine from the owners Keith and Christine, which … More
Thank you so much for your positive review. We hope we see you again in the future. Kindest Regards Keith and Christine
“Home from home”
Reviewed 4 Dec 2016
We immediately felt at home.
It look a little while to unwind from our long drive north, but we quickly relaxed watching the birds feeding outside the window.
The cottage had everything we neede… More
We thank you for taking the time to leave a lovely review and comments, they are much appreciated. We are also so pleased you found The Bothy "a home from home". We look forward to seeing you both again ( and the dogs ). Kindest Regards Keith & Christine.
“Wonderfully peaceful retreat”
Reviewed 11 Nov 2016
The cottage was lovely and cosy in a peaceful location with beautiful views. Ideal for exploring the area and coast. We felt completely relaxed and renewed by our stay. We were made most welcome by ou… More
Thank you for your kind and positive review. We hope we see you both again in the future. Kindest Regards Keith and Christine
“Confortable and peaceful” 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 be more nicer and kind.I
“Lovely place!” This is a truely lovely cottage. Just like the pictures. We had a wonderful week in St. Ives. Our 11- and 14-year old adored the attic room. We want one ourselves! The view from up there is gorgeous, and they spent hours sitting by the
“A charming cottage full of character with stunning seaviews”
Reviewed 29 Jul 2014
We stayed at Kittiwake Cottage in St Ives earlier this month with our family and had a superb time. The cottage itself is less than 5 minutes stroll from both the town and the main beach, has a lovely… More
“Sehr schön eingerichtetes Cottage an guter Lage”
Reviewed 13 May 2015
Wir verbrachten 5 wunderschöne Tage im "Kittiwake", welches sehr geschmackvoll eingerichtet und gut ausgerüstet ist.
Die Lage ist gut, man erreicht schnell zu Fuss die Strände und das Städtchen.… More
“Lovely accommodation beautiful location” Had a lovely weekend here to celebrate my dads 80th birthday the weather was beautiful which was a bonus however would have benefitted from some relaxing garden chairs. The accommodation is really nice in a lo
This was the perfect place to celebrate my 30th birthday with close friends. The house was amazing; a perfect size for 12 people. The kitchen was ideal for cooking for a large group of people and we … More
“Attractive,tasteful,spacious apartment in quiet village of Wath” The apartment is part of an old building.The rooms are large and comfortable with plenty of space.The heating was good and we were very cosy.The owner is obviously artistic as the décor
“Lovely Annex” Just the right size for the 2 of us
Nicely placed for walking and the south coast
We had lovely weather and - whilst not warm - the pool was a great addition - ideal in the late afternoon sun
Julia and David are lovely hosts - v
“Excellent, especially for groups of mixed ages and interests.” A short stroll through beautiful old streets from the city centre, the house is modern, well equipped, light and airy, immaculate, very comfortable throughout and, with it's little patio
“Great base for exploring Boscastle area.” Location, location, location... This caravan and its private and tranquil garden provided a great base to explore Boscastle and surrounding area. Yes some of the fixtures are getting a little worn but that bef
“Great stay in a lovely house” 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 making friends with the