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 stylish and well-appointed two bedroom apartment in Cornwall for holiday letSet minutes from the surf and sand at Towan Bay and the iconic Fistral Beach, this magnificent apartment offers modern and spacious accommodation for 4 people. Designed to a high stand …see more
You will not be able to keep your eyes off the ever changing view from the cottage, trust us, we've tried! Our traditional cottage has been fully refurbished and recently extended to include a large sun lounge with wood burning stove to make the most of those stunning s …see more
Direct access to shared, private lakeside beachSecluded woodland settingGreat for couples and familiesLots of character and period featuresCentrally heatedLakeland villages and tourist attractions all within easy reachNo smoking at this property pleasePets welcome (dog: …see more
I've stayed in the cottage before but this time it was less enjoyable. It's still comfortable and cosy and well equipped, as well as nicely situated out of the way.
When we arrived, however, there… More
“Lovely apartment with great panoramic views” Efficient and friendly and communication from owner via e mail throughout
Luxurious , well equipped and very comfortable apartment in a enviable locality in Newquay
Fantastic views and only 5 mins walk d
Really spot on apartment and location. Clean, well equipped, all we wanted.
Would use again!
Thank you… More
Reviewed 16 Oct 2015
We arrived to find the apartment spotless and so comfortable, the kitchen was well equipped with everything you could think of, inc washing up liquid,towels etc, the bedrooms were so comfy and quiet a… More
Reviewed 22 Sep 2014
The apartment was spotless, very comfortable and well appointed, with a magnificent view of the ocean. We couldn't have been more pleased. Not only that, the owner was extremely courteous, prompt and… More
Welcome to The Byre at Deepdale Hall. Available all year round, The Byre offers peace and quiet in a wonderfully picturesque location. We have been awarded the prestigious Visit England Gold Award and Four Stars for the quality of our self catering accommodation.
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“Comfortable, clean and spacious...” I booked this property for a weekend break with the family. The house is modern, tastefully decorated and very clean. There were 14 of us in the group and there was more than enough space to accommodate us all. The
We had a great time here. 4 families with 6 children- rooms nicely spaced apart so felt like every one had their own space. Very well stocked kitchen in terms of utensils- we cooked a Christmas dinner… More
“Ideal for an extended family celebration”
Reviewed 15 Oct 2016
Really enjoyed our stay, especially the hot tub.
The home made cake and milk supplied by the owners was a very nice touch.
We (the whole family of 13) would strongly recommend this house especially… More
“Amazing perfect property for large groups”
Reviewed 9 Apr 2014
We were here for a hen do it was great for a large party you didn't feel cramped at all well worth the extra for the hot tub within walking distance of shops and restaurants.... we had a fantastic tim… More
“Lots of light and space inside, surrounded by peace and countryside beyond.” Celebrated our Ruby Wedding week here with 7 adults, a teenager, a 2 year-old and 3 dogs. Loads of space to gather in - or disperse to. Full-length windows fold to give level
Such a lovely retreat. Even though it is quite remote it is not a problem if you have a car.
Everything is done to a high standard.… More
Thank you for positive review. We are please you had a good stay.
Reviewed 24 Oct 2012
Absolutely beautiful property which boasts stunning views. Plenty of parking and enough space inside for 10 people to be comfortable. This house was clean beyond clean and very well equipped! If charm… More
Thank you for your review. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay
Reviewed 1 Nov 2016
We have just spent another amazing weekend here and it was just as good as first time the barn is so well equipped for all your needs and scenery is amazing will certainly be going back in the … More
Scottish Castle history laird self-catering countryside mountain bike walking fly fishing trout daffodils bluebellsCastle is on a 600 acre private estate, with mountain bike trails, woodland walk, trout fishery with cafe. …see more
“Fabulous retreat” 4 of us stayed for the week, which turned out to be the UK's heatwave, with temperatures around 28C. We found the house large and very comfortable. The kitchen is well laid out and when doing the washing up, you can look out of the w
The booking experience was fast and communication with the owner was brilliant.
On arrival we were stunned with how well the property looked. The gardens were well kept. Inside the property was light… More
Thank you for the lovely feed back, we are extremly pleased that you enjoyed your holiday at Orchard House and look forward to your return.
“Amazing place to ever be”
Reviewed 20 Oct 2011
This house had everything you would ever need in a home.It was like being home away from home.There is absolutely no need to take anything with you.House has amazing views from every room and enough s… More
“Excellent base for The Lakes and Fells”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2013
The booking and communication with Craig and Susanna was very fast and efficient. The house is just as it appears on the internet and is very well equipped for a hassle free stay. On arrival the hou… More
Thank you very much for the kind words and we look forward to welcoming you back again!
“A truly memorable stay in wonderful surroundings” This lodge is truly impeccable in terms of views, cleanliness and amenities. There is nothing one can really complain about. Thumbs up also goes to Frida (owner of the lodge) who is always at your disp
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.
“Relaxed, quiet, central, private, comfortable place to stay” Just what we needed: we could lie in bed and see flocks of starlings, sea and lots of sky, cook something in the kitchen without missing out on the fun in the sitting room (as they are part
Great house with fabulous living space. All bedrooms were comfy and plenty of hot water. Pegs and washing line that actually held up to wetsuits! 7 of us stayed here and would recommend it as long as… More
“Ideal holiday cottage”
Reviewed 27 Jun 2014
Well laid out, convenient and well-appointed single-storey cottage which felt quite spacious, although there were only two of us in a place for six ! Pretty good value.
Also had lovely garden and vie… More
“Home from Home”
Reviewed 24 Jun 2014
Cozy cottage, quiet, a place we made our home for an extended time over winter. Avoca offers a welcome respite from a day of walking or other activities, gives a distant view of Godrevy Lighthouse, on… More
“Beautiful home, wonderful stay!” We stayed in this home for 5 days with my husband, 14 year old daughter and 2 year old son. We totally enjoyed the place; it was very spacious and well-equipped. This place is very new and clean and I don't think that
"Mount View"is such a beautiful house.I fell in love with it as soon as I walked into the house. It's immaculate! It has two good sized bedrooms with beautiful view and enough storage space.
The liv… More
Thank you for your excellent review, we are so pleased that you and your family and friends had such a good holiday staying at Mount View, look forward to welcoming you again in the future.
“Lovely house, lovely location.” House was very well presented and the welcome basket was such a lovely touch. The house was ideal for our holiday, it was very comfortable and had everything we could need. Would stay here again and would recommend to m
“Bucket list Ryder Cup guys' trip” Great house! Would highly recommend to anyone looking for a house in the area. I was on a guys' golf trip to the Ryder Cup and it was perfect for us .. house was exactly as advertised. Great location, close to St.
We really enjoyed our stay at Hill View. Malcolm and Margaret had thought of everything. We felt very well provided for. Beautiful views. Great house and garden. Lots of fun things for families in the… More
“Perfect location for golfers”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2015
The house is situated perfectly for golfing breaks. Only 15 mins from St Andrews and no more than 30mins from Fife's other famous golf courses and its lesser known gems. Accommodation was clean, warm … More
“Excellent place to stay”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2014
Lovely home-from-home (but to a higher standard) house to stay in with helpful owners easily contactable if necessary. Good quality accommodation with plenty of facilities (the pool table was a firm … More
“Mr” Great location in town and close to a car park. Good facilities in the house and it is nice and clean and the owner provided some nice welcome goodies. Slight downside that as the owner was unable to provide a parking pass I was advised that the
“A wonderful house near the city centre and with excellent parking” This is a super house--very well maintained and equipped. It is only 5 mins walk to town. There is safe off-street parking for at least 3 cars--a real bonus in that area.
Debbie is re
We stayed in this house for 5 nights, we were 5 women in total ranging from 28 to 80 years old. The house was fully equipped with everything you would need and more. It was modern, bright and clean a… More
So glad you all enjoyed your stay.....and we would gladly have you all back in a heartbeat!!
“Great house and location”
Reviewed 17 Sep 2012
I stayed in this house with a group of 5 friends whilst in inverness for work. The house is ideally located to the centre of town, and is only a short walk form the river and Eden Court theatre. The r… More
“Ness House is a very comfortable, well equipped, traditional property.”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
Ness House is a very comfortable, well equipped traditional property. The rooms are very spacious. Amenities close by include restaurants, pubs, fast food, chemist, paper shop, and supermarket, all wi… More
“Excellent holiday accommodation” Excellent holiday accommodation. It easily accommodated 2 adults, 3 children and a dog.
Property was very clean and tidy on arrival. Very quiet and peaceful location. Very close to local beaches (within a 5 min walk)
An excellent property and so spacious. Everything was clean and in working order. Cooking a Christmas lunch posed no problem, lots of equipment, large kitchen and dining area and a good sized fridge/… More
“Fabulous location for a relaxing holiday”
Reviewed 9 Jun 2013
We stayed at Longlands Retreat for a week at the end of May.
The bungalow is really well presented & equipped with everything you could need. It easily accomodated 4 adults, 2 kids & a dog, providing… More
Reviewed 10 Apr 2012
This property certainly has the "wow" factor. Everything provided for and to a very high standard. The games room went down well with the teenage daughter as did the docking station for the MP3 play… More
“Defenitely a place to go back” Great hospitality, nice hide out in the country side, beautiful surroundings for long walks.
Very well organized cottage with all accommodation you need. Perfect place to take children.
“Fabulous” What a fabulous place to stay for Christmas and New Year. Nestled in the Derbyshire Dales on the edges of the Peak district. This home offers fantastic views across the valley. Easy access to Matlock and beyond. Walking distance to not one b
Lovely clean house,with everything we need.Children was very happy with the games in the house and with the lovely garden.Just perfect!Thank you.… More
Reviewed 25 Apr 2015
A lovely welcome from the host to a good sized house with everything you could want for a cottage break. In a good location for lots of places to visit by car or walking. The house was very comfortabl… More
“Fabulous house, clean, comfortable and spacious.”
Reviewed 30 May 2014
We had a lovely time at Thorncliffe the kitchen diner is so spacious and lovely to eat in and socialise - the location is really good for Chatsworth trip - beautiful walks all around and gorgeous coun… More
“Wonderful, clean, child friendly accommodation!” We visited Seaton with our two young Grandsons age 2 & 3 and this was a perfect home from home. Spotlessly clean, very spacious and everything you need for young children is there, including toys. The
2nd time we've stayed at Hydrangea Cottage, once again not disappointed.
Liz had left "many supplies", so there was no need to rush out to the shops, cottage was clean and lovely and warm, plenty of … More
So glad you enjoyed yourselves and look forward to seeing you again!
“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
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
“Lovely house in a peaceful location.” This property is in a quiet location within the Torbeg lodges development, a short drive from Blackwaterfoot. It is very well equipped, clean and warm. A bright open plan living / dining / kitchen was a nice socia
A contemporary cottage with all the mod cons yet still homely. Peaceful, and beautiful location with fantastic views, the ideal get away on a beautiful Island. Excellent service and attention from own… More
Reviewed 11 Aug 2012
Spent a great week in Arran first time there but it won't be our last. Angely was an excellent accomadation with everything you would expect plus some welcome extras like wifi in a very peacefull loca… More
“Home from Home...Perfect Base to Discover Arran!”
Reviewed 1 Jun 2012
Fantastic holiday lodge with gorgeous views over the Shiskine Valley. Just a few minutes walk from the gorgeous beach at Blackwaterfoot.
This was our first visit to the Isle of Arran and we abso… More
“On the beautiful SW Coastal Path” A fantastic 'upside down' barn conversion about a mile from St Just in the coastal countryside with great all round facilities for one or two people including a large bedroom, lovely bathroom and sun-trap patio.
“The style and thoughtful extras make a difference” Our family have just enjoyed a weeks stay at 2 The Court; having stayed some 4 years ago and always said we would like to go back should we return to Cornwall. We felt we knew what we would be getting
Gorgeous cottage, clean, lots of helpful things such as dish soap, tea bags, breakfast cereal and milk ready and waiting to use.
Home made scones and a personal note were left for our arr… More
“Gorgeous home in a central location”
Reviewed 3 May 2012
This house is beautifully decorated and well placed in a central location for exploring Cornwall. The house is well heated and is a very comfortable but stylish place to call home. We loved the person… More
“Home from home”
Reviewed 21 Oct 2011
We stayed here for 2 weeks whilst waiting to move into our own house which was still being built. 2, The Court really was 'home from home' for our family. It had everything we needed and we thoroughly… More
“lovely property in great location” The house was really lovely and well furnished. There was a small courtyard where my young children could play outside and the owner who was nearby was very friendly and helpful. The location was ideal in centre of T
“The cottage and the owner made this lone of the best Christmases we have spent in the UK”
Reviewed 24 Jan 2013
Cottage was in ther centre of Tewkesbury and was warm, cosy, well-equipped and very comfortable. There was a parking space only 30 metres away and Alex, the owner, lived close by and was amazingly att… More
Reviewed 27 Sep 2011
i would just like to thank you for the staying at your beautiful cottage it was a real home from home and you were so thoughtful with your welcoming pack and your attention to detail providing everyt… More
“Fantastic accommodation in fantastic location” 2 Clodgy View delivers everything you see on the website and more. The accommodation was spotlessly clean, well decorated and very comfortable. The beds in particular! The lounge was spacious and with 4
“Lovely family break” From first contact we received professional and friendly information from the owners including personal emails! On arrival we were greeted by Marion who was lovely and very informative. The cottage, views and facilities surpassed
“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
You will love Awel Môr holiday apartment for it's relaxing sea views, spacious size, and historic sea front location. It is in easy reach of the beach and a short walk into the town of Aberystwyth.
Great care has been taken in ensuring you have a comfortable stay. Th …see more
“Quality accommodation with high specification fitments” Only a mile or so from Junction 7 of the M4, this cottage has a rural feel tucked away with a small number of other properties. The accommodation has been delightfully decorated throughout with
Spacious 3 bed/3 bath duplex/apartment with sunny roof terrace inside the ancient town walls. Easy access to the beaches, the heart of town is on the doorstep.2 well behaved dogs welcome.Pay and display parking available nearby (200 mts) - £3 per day £18 pe …see more
“A fantastic well equipped, perfectly located, reasonably priced family home perfect for a peaceful family break.” We had a fantastic holiday experience at the white house. Very easy to find with the pin point directions provided. A very warm welcome o
My Husband and I stayed at the WhiteHouse with our two children (ages 13 & 6 yrs) for 10 nights in July.
The house was just perfect for us...clean, comfortable and spacious with ample garden space an… More
Thank you for your lovely review and your next booking! We are very pleased you felt welcomed and look forward to seeing you again next year!!
“Lovely owner, Lovely House, would definately stay again!”
Reviewed 15 Aug 2013
First off i would like to say a big thank you to Lisa the owner for being so accommodating throughout the whole experience. The house was everthing we had hoped it would be and the welcome pack that w… More
Peter, Paul & Annabelle. Many thanks for your comments. The leaky tap has now been fixed, it was a bit of a pain but fingers crossed the problem has now been resolved. As for the garden, we are aware of the paintwork needed however have been fully booked with rentals over the summer period so decided to wait until the quieter period to give it a lick of paint, I've also ordered some interesting plants to try and add a bit more character to the garden. Again, many thanks for the positive comments and we look forward to welcoming you back again. Best wishes, Lisa
“This is perfectly located accommodation”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2013
Lisa has to be the friendliest and most helpful owner we have ever met. The house was ideal for our needs, very clean and comfortable with all that we needed, together with a wonderfully thoughtful we… More
Many thanks for your compliments. We are really pleased you and your family were happy with your stay and that our holiday let met with your requirements and expectations especially since it was a very special occasion for you all. We hope to see you again soon.
“Perfect location, loved staying here!!” This apartment really made our holiday. We enjoyed nothing more after a days shopping to come back and relax before heading out for the evening. The apartment is right in the centre and has everything you could
“Lovely!” The Cricket Pavilion was just as lovely as it looked in the photos on line! It was clean and freshly decorated, airy and light with great views of surrounding countryside.
The welcome was warm and friendly and the cake, bread, eggs and milk
We stayed for 10 nights in this PERFECT property and it was so well equipped with everything you needed. At the end of of a private lane you only see occasionally the odd walkers. Lots of places to vi… More
Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted the cottage suited your needs and you found the area of interest. Really pleased Elvis liked the garden!.
Reviewed 4 Dec 2016
Our 3rd visit to the Old Cricket Pavilion and it certainly won't be the last! So quiet and peaceful, we feel instantly relaxed when we walk through the door. Very warm and comfortable and spotlessly … More
“The perfect getaway”
Reviewed 17 Sep 2016
Gorgeous property with all the comfort of home from home, everything you could possibly need plus many extras including the lovely home made cake !!! Lovely setting, peaceful with lovely views will de… More
Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in October.
Terrie and Sharon
“A perfect retreat for all the family!” We had 3 generations of our family stay for a long weekend and not once did anyone feel they were on top of one another. A great place with loads of room for everyone and very clean and comfortable. Everything we
Lovely cottage very well equipped great having 3 bathrooms 4 of us stayed was fab great for dogs straight into lovely woodland lovely hotel ate at the cair n food was lovely had lunch at tea room very… More
Thank you for your comments, we are delighted that you had a good holiday, it certainly sounds like you managed to pack a lot into your stay!
“Great family holiday for those with teenagers” We had a lovely week. Property is on main path from town to beach so we were able to carry surf boards from the cottage down to the beach, 15 mins, which had been hired just around the corner. Was great t
“Beautiful Cottage” Such a lovely Cottage in a great location. Cottage equipped with everything you could need. Lovely beds, bedding and furniture. 4* standard. Cream tea on arrival was lovely. Would highly recommend. Will be back again.