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.
Stayed here a year ago too and both times it has been brilliant. Good size place for two people to stay in, really comfy bed / sofas and everything neat, tidy and generally good quality.
The surrou… More
thanks rob, perhaps see you again, very welcome
“Lovely, lovely, lovely - cannot praise too highly”
Reviewed 10 Oct 2013
What a lovely cottage and what a lovely place to stay.
We went ostensibly for the Severn Valley Railway Autumn Gala as the cottage is well placed to access Bridgnorth and the line generally, but had… More
“Comfortable, spacious & good quality”
Reviewed 27 May 2013
Stayed for 5 nights, found the cottage very clean and comfortable with a huge bedroom & bathroom. All the equipment & bedding was good quality & everywhere was tastefully furnished. Beautiful views fr… More
thank you for your comments, i am glad you enjoyed your stay, please remember us and come again
“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
“Perfect Location Perfect Accommodation” Travelled as 2 golfing couples for one week. Apartment was perfect with one en suite bedroom plus large main bathroom and very spacious lounge/dining area. Table seating for 8 people. Well stocked crockery, gl
We wanted to get out of the 'B&B' and spend some quality time without the pressure of Guest House rules. This lovely apartment allowed us to do that. Its location was a short walk from the old harbo… More
Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear that you had a lovely holiday and that you enjoyed the apartment. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.
“Lovely, Bright and Spacious”
Reviewed 11 Feb 2014
This is a lovely flat, bright and spacious and very conveniently situation in St Andrews. It is furnished to a very high standard and It is obvious that a lot of thought has been given to the comfor… More
Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at the property.
“Lovely, comfortable accommodation in great location”
Reviewed 6 Jan 2014
Very well appointed flat, attractively furnished, convenient for exploring the delights of St Andrews. Handy private parking but easy to walk to the town and golf courses.
We were impressed with how … More
Thanks for your review. We hope to welcome you back to the property again.
“Breathtaking views as well as beautiful rooms” Me and my partner were looking for a relaxed Cornish getaway but wanted the privacy and comfort of an apartment rather than a B&B as well as a touch of modernity in quirky old Kernow. At Atlanta Apartment
Unbelievable value, great location and excellent facilities - ideal for our family group (mum, dad, 2 kids and wheelchair bound grandma). We all loved it and will try to book again for our 3rd stay AS… More
“Lovely accommodation with an amazing sea view.”
Reviewed 17 Apr 2014
Lovely accommodation with a beautiful sea view. Perfect for a short break/relaxing holiday situated next to an unspoilt beach. The whole family had a great few days away and we are already looking to … More
“Convenient and practical”
Reviewed 21 Jun 2013
The property provides clean, basic accommodation in an ideal location for the beach and facilities in The Ho!
....and the views from the front of the property looking out across the bay!!!… More
“Spectacular and spooky views from this wind swept and scenic cottage!” This cottage sells itself on the fabulous location! It is basic, but has all the essentials! Given the gale force wind and wintery weather during our stay, we were very warm and th
“Amazing weekend retreat, beautiful place and fantastic, quaint cottage we didn't want to leave!!! Cant wait to go back!!”
Reviewed 15 May 2013
This place was totally worth the long drive!! The cottage had everything we needed after stocking up on food and drink supplies from Tesco down the road, we basically did'nt need to leave the cottage!… More
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“Sea Otter Cottage is Ackergill Heaven”
Reviewed 21 Jan 2013
I flew from Birmingham to Wick, leaving 9am and arriving 12 midday. Sea Otter Cottage is just a few minutes' drive from Wick airport and there's a local car rental place. Plenty of room for parking at… More
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“Breathtaking views across Sinclair Bay, cosy, comfortable cottage in quiet location.”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2013
Sea Otter Cottage is located on the shore of Sinclair Bay with breathtaking views. It is in a quiet, peaceful, secluded location about 2 miles from Wick where there is aTesco superstore, good pubs and… More
“Gorgeous Getaway” Our stay at Melbury Chalet was lovely. The chalet is furnished to a high standard and stocked with everything you might need. The bath robes were a very nice thought and the hot tub was a massive hit! It is set in lovely countryside
“A little Bit Of Heaven” Just had a fabulous break at the Rocklight. It was everything we could of wished for, peace, tranquility, lakeside accommodation that offers that bit of home from home experience with extra. Although only two of us Rocklight is
We booked The Rocklight in Feb for a long stay with our kids. We were absolutely bowled over by the high standards and the beautiful, stylish interiors. This is the third time that we have rented in I… More
“An absolutely wonderful Lakeside Lodge to visit to chill out and relax”
Reviewed 26 Jan 2016
We have stayed at the Rocklight twice now and love it there.
It is perfect, so cosy and relaxing and peaceful there. The decor of the lodge is fab and to the best quality and everything you could ne… More
Gill, Many thanks for your kind words. We work very hard to offer a relaxing and stylish environment for our guests and are constantly improving The Rocklight so that even our repeat guests can find something new and interesting in the house when they come back to stay there. We look forward to welcoming you back soon again!
“One of the best experiences ever!”
Reviewed 17 Apr 2015
Maria's communication and willingness to help was exemplary! The accommodation had everything we could think of. The lake was soothing! The ducks were welcoming! The games room/facilities on the grou… More
“Wonderful hosts in lovely surroundings” Highly recommended.....Graham and Julia were wonderful hosts, and the self catering cottage was a delight...everything we could have wanted and more, include a body drier in the bathroom!!! Wi fi worked well and
“Such another beautiful stay...” Yet another beautiful stay in this gorgeous lodge. Very clean, has everything you need and great communication with the owner. Already looking at dates to rebook... feel very relaxed here.
Beautiful comfortable luxury Lodge. Modern and furnished to a very high standard. The Decking area was ace. Lovely site. Enjoyed every minute of our stay. A week was not long enough so we hope to ret… More
We really do appreciate you taking the time to write a review about the lodge and your stay there. Thank you and i do hope you decide to stay again.
“Beautiful lodge in a peaceful location”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2012
We stayed at the lodge for 3 nights. The lodge is beautiful and has everything you would need (except hair dryer). We were after a quiet relaxing break and that's exactly what we got. There's a lo… More
Thank you for your review,it is much appreciated when our guests take the time to write down their comments. I am sorry there was not a hair dryer provided in the lodge but it is not listed as being provided on the list of provisions at the lodge. I am glad to know you found the lodge to be peaceful and hope you visit again so you can enjoy the spa & leisure facilities.
Reviewed 8 Aug 2012
A lovely modern lodge,which was well furnished and kitted out with all we could need. A real home from home. Really enjoyed the views over the lake and feeding the ducks with the children. The Weathe… More
I am very happy to hear you and your family had an enjoyable stay at the lodge.Couples and families with children are all welcome to stay at the lodge.I appreciate your consideration with the furnishing.
“Amazing Place” We stayed at The Court for 3 nights over New Year and could not have asked for more. Tracey is extremely welcoming and makes you feel like you have known her forever.
On arrival we were left an abundance of goodies which included eg
Lovely cottage well equipped with everything you needed lovely welcome from the owners a very nice welcome pack consisting of a cream tea and milk, eggs, home made bread and lots of other goodies too … More
Thank you for your kind review. We really enjoyed having you here and we're looking forward to welcoming you back in the spring xx
“A much needed wind down holiday in a quiet semi rural location”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2016
Lovely place to stay and explore the beautiful parts of the coast, polperro, Talland Bay, looe, Lansallos, Lanivet cove is a also a lovely walks from the National trust car park. On arriving at the co… More
Thank you for taking the time to review, we really appreciate it and we are absolutely thrilled that we'll be seeing you all again next year xx
“We cannot praise this cottage enough”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2016
We arrived on the Saturday and was met by Tracy who was so friendly and welcoming. We were told that if there was anything that we needed that wasn't provided to let her know.
Our first impression wa… More
Thank you so much for your feedback. We are so pleased to read how much you enjoyed your holiday with us and we are really looking forward to welcoming you back very soon x
“O'Leary” Had a wonderful time in the "lady may". Exceeded all our expectations. It was spotlessly clean and was a home from home.
Cream teas supplied on arrival. Had all the latest mod cons. communication was very good by ruth.we would highly re
We stayed in The Lady May for 5 nights end Sept beginning of Oct.
Met Ruth, owner on arrival. Very nice lady, showed us the ropes and directions to supermarket etc.
Caravan very clean and a pleasu… More
“A fantastic chilled out holiday”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2016
Not a bad word can be said about this Caravan, nor the owner Ruth. What a pleasant lady who showed us around her fully equipped beautiful caravan and the site on arrival and gave us tips for our stay.… More
“Luxury” Totally impressed with the luxury of this apartment.
Upon my arrival at the designated secure parking to the access to the apartment through well maintained communal areas things promised to be of a high standard.
The apartment did not disap
This was the best apartment we have stayed in, it was equipped with everything you would need, even to having mysky. It was very clean and tidy and it had great décor. Very handy to the centre … More
Thanks for taking the time out for feedback Pat. I hope you enjoyed your trip to the UK and pleased WhitbyApartment impressed you. many thanks.
“Well equipped and clean apartment in a perfect location”
Reviewed 17 Aug 2016
This was our second stay here and it was just perfect. Very comfortable beds, lovely and clean and close to the park. Well within walking distance of everything. Will hopefully be booking again soon.… More
Thanks for your note Hanna, glad you enjoyed your stay again. We are now getting quite a few regular visitors each year and I hope WhitbyApartment feels like a second home like it does for us.
“A perfect retreat”
Reviewed 21 Nov 2016
On arrival we were pleased to see the apartment was clean and had all the comforts of home. We made use of the underground car park and were happy that our car would be safe during our stay. It's loca… More
Hi Mike, like you, may of our guests comment on just how secure the building is. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again soon. Regards, WhitbyApartment
“Cosy, relaxing homely flat” We stayed here for two nights. The flat was cosy, extremely clean and well equipped. The location of the flat is perfect, a couple of minutes walk into centre of Harrogate. Nick was accommodating and always helpful with any
Lovely apartment. I was on a course in Harrogate for a week and decided to stay at park view instead of the normal hotel/bed & breakfast. Nick the owner was very helpful from the outset providing a 2… More
Reviewed 1 Oct 2013
Had a three night break in the apartment it was fantastic lovely place to stay Mr Allan the owner picked us up from the train station which we thought was a lovely gesture showed us around the apartme… More
“A great base to explore Yorkshire”
Reviewed 12 Sep 2013
Well equipped, centrally located basement apartment. Nick and Martin looked after us, even driving us to the station when left. Just a short walk from the shops and sights of Harrogate, we also used i… More
“Tranquil spot ideal for exploring the Anglesey, sea and countryside combine to provide ideal location.” This cottage provided an ideal location for exploring Anglesey's coast and countryside. An excellent response to my booking and a warm welcome on a
“Lovely apartment in idyllic position” Abbotsleigh is a comfortable stylish well equipped apartment with views of lovely wooded hills. We were looked after very well by the friendly and helpful owners. Area beautiful with lots of walks and excellent
If you're going to visit Bath this is the place to stay for peace and quiet,a beautiful village with locals who care.Our host were helpful with anything we need but left us quietly to ourselves.The co… More
“A great place to stay”
Reviewed 9 May 2014
A very pretty cottage with wonderful views.Comfortable and well equipped,a great place to come back to after a day out.We will definitely visit again.… More
“Perfect Hidden Gem”
Reviewed 17 Feb 2014
After an eventful drive down (winter storms) we arrived to meet Philip who quickly showed us around before leaving us to explore. Having read previous reviews prior to booking I had a clue what we may… More
“Hidden Gem” Cosy cottage set in beautiful surroundings and perfectly equipped. It felt like home instantly ,especially with the wonderful welcome from our lovely hosts Steve & Angela. Really reluctant to write this review as so want to keep this hidde
Great communications from owners, absolutely second to none.
We arrived late afternoon and were greeted by Angela & Steve, who promptly made us very welcome and showed us around the property.
Thank you so much, it was wonderful to meet you both, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you also for the homeopathic cough medicine recipe, I made it up and it has done wonders for our daughter, Tara. We really hope that we will have the chance to meet you again. Angela and Steve
“Excellent Peaceful Cottage”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2016
We had a wonderful 3 night stay at Lane End Cottage.....just wish it was longer!!!
Angela and Steve went that extra mile plus for us. A lovely hamper and fresh eggs from their chickens. They showed u… More
Thank you so much for such an amazing review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and that you had chance to see the vole and the variety of birds. We look forward to seeing you again.
Angela and Steve
“Beautiful & Peaceful”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2016
Excellent cottage which has every requirement to make your stay perfect. Owners are pleasant & helpful & make you feel most welcome. The use of their beautiful garden is an added bonus.… More
Thank you very much for your review, we are really glad that you are enjoying your stay at the cottage. We hope you will visit us again.
Angela & Steve
“Relaxing Break” Heron Lodge is very conveniently placed, just seconds off the 'Spine Road' that runs through the Cotswold Water Park and only a minute or two from the A419 which will take you to the M4 in around 20 minutes.
The lodge itself is fan
“Wonderful holiday experience in the perfect location”
Reviewed 29 Jul 2014
A wonderful holiday home which contributed to the perfect stay. Perfectly located in the heart of the Cotswolds, the house came with all the creature comforts in a very modern contemporary environment… More
“Amazing tranquil and beautiful location”
Reviewed 30 Jun 2014
An amazingly tranquil and beautifully located lodge on the bank of a lake with amazing views. An amazing lodge, spacious, airy and tastefully decorated to plaease anyones eyes.
Highly recommended to… More
“Excellent, well equipped accommodation”
Reviewed 21 May 2014
The lodge, on the waterside, lived up to expectations.We had booked this accommodation for a family weekend and it was perfect for our needs.Plenty of space,lovely en suite bathrooms and a family frie… More
“Can't wait to go back” The location was scenic and convenient with a bus stop outside the house next to a well stocked shop and very quiet.
The area is flat so was great for biking.
The house was well priced with plenty of of space, it was very clea
“Excellent week in Caister” Had an excellent week in Caister, attending the Schools Sailing Nationals at Great Yarmouth and sailing the Broads. Angela made us feel so welcome and has done such a great job of refurbishing the barn. It is a high quality
“Very comfortable apartment” This is a really nice apartment. It is clean and well presented. The bed linen and the towels were spotless and good quality. The kitchen has everything you would need for your stay. The sofa bed is very easy to put up and
“Perfect holiday” My 2 children 8 & 14 said it was the best holiday they had ever been on. The house was ideal, a real home from home. It was clean and provided us with everything we needed. The enclosed decking area at the back over looked the lake, a
“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
We stayed here first week of School holidays and accomodation was excellent. Our party had 3 adults, 2 children (11 & 9) and our dog. The barn was very spacious and accomodated everyone with ease. Eve… More
“The perfect summer getaway for the whole family”
Reviewed 29 Jul 2014
We had a wonderful relaxing holiday at East Barn over the summer. The kids were in the indoor pool every day - sometimes twice a day, and also enjoyed making use of the pool table and the table tenni… More
“Great fun for all the family”
Reviewed 30 Dec 2013
We stayed over the xmas holiday and had great fun in the games room playing table tennis, table football, snooker and pool. The swimming pool was a nice temperature to swim and muck around in. East Ba… 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
“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
“Good, spacious accomodation” The ten of us had a great Christmas together, which would not have been possible in any of our individual houses.
All amenities that we needed were provided (except a corkscrew, which would have been handy).
There were a
“Brilliant” Craig called me on the day of check in to let me know the appartment was ready early. Lovely welcome pack on arrival, very clean and tidy appartment will be recommending to friends and family.
What a great place to stay .... very well appointed apartment .... close to two of our favourite beeches ... Crantock and Fistral beech .
The apartment had just been refurbished to a very high standa… More