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.
“Cracking Christmas Cottage 2012” Stayed at Pilot's cottage with wife, teenage daughter, and two freinds of the family and their two dogs and had a wonderful time in this quaint, inviting and well stocked home from home. All the comforts of home were p
We have just returned from a weeks stay at Pilots cottage. The views from the cottage are simply stunning! The cottage was clean, quiet, spacious and exceeded our expectations! There was everything we… More
“Superb location fantastic views”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2016
Pilots cottages is a beautiful place to stay with superb sea views over the harbour . Very quiet and friendly village to stay in . Lovely beaches are within a very short drive .
There is also many pl… More
“Lovely cottage in the harbour”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2016
We enjoyed a great holiday in Amlwch , exploring Anglesey for the first time . Lots to see and do , had really good fresh meals in Dinorban Arms in Amlwch and in the Panton Arms down the road near Ben… More
“Beautiful cottage with friendly owner” We stayed at this beautiful house with my extended family, 3 young children & 4 adults. This house had everything you would need for our holiday. Plenty of space, Breathtaking views and friendly & pleasant owner.
We stayed here with our friends for a weekend break to catch up and climb a few of the munros in the area. The accommodation was perfect; warm, cosy and lovely and clean. The big open fire to come ba… More
“Silence..and the lambs, but far from a horror story!” For our first family holiday(we have an 8 month old baby girl) we chose this cottage based on location and previous reviews. We were so glad we did - the cottage really was a home from home and so
Excellent cottage, very clean, all facilities you could think of were provided. All good sized rooms, very spacious, lovely character, good location. Very quiet, off-road parking immediately outsid… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate it. It's always great to hear that our guests have had a good holiday. We look forward to welcoming you back to Bryn Conwy in the future.
“True Escapism - a real gem of a find”
Reviewed 19 Mar 2013
From the minute we walked into this gorgeous grade II listed cottage and saw the original dark oak staircase and low oak beams then spotted the inglenook fireplace which stretched almost the length of… More
Thank you for taking the time to post your review of Bryn Conwy. We are delighted that you had a lovely stay and look foward to welcoming you back again.
“So glad we booked this”
Reviewed 26 Feb 2013
Came across this cottage through a friend who had been before. Can i just say it was FAB!!!
Everything you needed (apart from the booze & food) for a comfy long weekend away.
Nice little village, gr… More
Thanks so much for taking the time to review Bryn Conwy. We are delighted you enjoyed your holiday and looking forward to seeing you again in 2013.
“Another great stay” This is the second time we have stayed in these properties. Beautifully maintained, great communication, little things that make a holiday rental a home from home, including a pint of milk on arrival. We'll be back.
“Fabulous flat, stunning, immaculate & great location.”
Reviewed 8 Apr 2014
Our first stay in Brighton & found this gem of a flat! Perfect location, easy bus ride into town, free car parking on the street. Spacious flat with stunning shower room, huge bedrooms (the most com… More
Thank you very much for your glowing review, we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards Bruce and Julie
“Lovely place to stay”
Reviewed 15 Oct 2012
Stayed for two nights in this beautiful clean space. Fresh decor, comfortable beds, kitchen was well equipped plus a good-sized patio complete with bbq. Pretty easy to get into town, really well pric… More
Thank you, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us.
“Fantastic flat, quiet, beautifully appointed and close to Brighton”
Reviewed 14 Oct 2012
Spent 3 nights here with fiance and parents. Quiet, spacious, spotlessly clean with everything we needed for a great stay. Really comfortable bed, lovely bathroom and large lounge/dining/kitchen. 30… More
A beautifully presented property with great facilities and in a great location. The owners were very friendly and helpful and made us very welcome at the property. They were available if we needed the… More
Thank you for your great review, so glad you enjoyed the cottage so much and had a lovely stay. I look forward to seeing you again one day.
“Superb accommodation, second to none.”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2014
Marvellous location. Putsborough Sands and Woolacombe Beach within easy walking distance. The Cottage is furnished and decorated to exceptional standards. Good parking. Everything has been thought o… More
Many thanks for your fanastic review, I am so glad you enoyed your stay at the cottage and Putsborough. I do hope we see you again.
“We will be back!”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2014
We very much enjoyed our stay at Putsborough Garden cottage and will certainly return in the near future. The location is outstanding and is just a short walk to a world class beach and pubs! The cott… More
Thanks so much for taking the time to give the cottage your lovely review, so glad you enoughed visiting again and I very much look forward to seeing you again the next time you stay with us.
It is such a lovely apartment, with everything you could need for a break away from home and very well appointed for the sailing club and being able to walk along the beach. We loved being able to sit… More
thank you for your kind review look forward to seeing you again
“If you could bottle what this place has got you'd make a fortune...”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2014
Why should you stay here? Wonderful location right on the beach. Fantastic property perfect for a family but was still perfect for us as a romantic break. Loads of room with lots of nice discreet pers… More
Thank you for your lovely review hope to see you back soon
Claire and Martin
“Wonderful place to spend Christmas!”
Reviewed 5 Jan 2016
Situated right by the beach, a fabulous location. We were greeted with a decorated tree and a festive dinner table. I felt this was above and beyond what we could have expected and the property manage… More
thank you for your kind review, hayling island unfortunately is renowned for bad mobile phone signals in some areas and ours is one of them we look forward to seeing you and your family again
Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Luss
4 10 Min stay varies
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Beach / lakeside relaxation
Nearest beach 0.2 km
“This a truly wonderful house, beautifully finished, comfortable with everything you could possibly need.” This was a truly, beautiful place to stay. We were a party of two families with 5 kids ranging from 5 to 18. Comfortable, luxurious, spotlessly c
“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 house with smashing surrounding” Very nice house to accomodate a family with three children and a friend. At a stone throw from a picturesque sandy beach with rock outcrops on both sides. The views from the cliff (one minute's walk from the hou
We had a fantastic holiday. St. Abbs is a nice little village.We could walk to the beautiful beach and My three boys(5,3 and 3) enjoyed Coldingham beach very much everyday!
The cottage was comfortabl… More
“Special house in an amazing location” Eleven adults stayed at Snowden House, from Friday to Monday, early February for which the house was easily big enough. We had an amazing time and spent much of it soaking up the awe-inspiring views all around us.
The house itself is great, its got the quirkiness of an old house but up to date in terms of facilities. Great view from the hot tub!
Up the road is the starting point for the best tracks up Snowd… More
Reviewed 10 Apr 2014
We were a group of 5 couples staying in Snowdonia to celebrate my wife's 50th birthday.
Finding the house was easy and made even easier by the owners Jim and Anne covering the exterior of the house w… More
“Comfortable, welcoming house, ideal for family getaway”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2013
I stayed at Snowdon house with the whole family (kids (ages 4 to 6) parents and grandparents). The house was large enough to accommodate us all without feeling at all squashed - the big kitchen and di… More
“Quaint , comfy and convenient” Sinbad cottage was ideal for myself,my husband and our two small dogs. The kitchen was well equipped and the living room was cosy, however , there is a steep staircase to the bedrooms . The main bedroom was comfortable
“Really comfortable, well equipped house in great location” Would recommend a stay in this lovely farmhouse. Comfortable and well equipped in an great location with lovely views of a ruined castle. Loads to do in surrounding area for people of all ages
Loved the house perfect for a family get together the rooms are so cosy and kitchen is perfect for all the family to enjoy. Loved the amazing big bathroom could have stayed in there all day.
The sett… More
Hello, I am so pleased you all really enjoyed your stay. The property does indeed benefit from a spectacular and very special view of Duffus Castle. We would be delighted to welcome you back again in the future.
“Perfect family getaway”
Reviewed 4 Jul 2016
We had a great time in the cottage which provided us with all we could need. Clean and comfortable house with plenty of facilities for adults and kids. Perfect location with easy access to main routes… More
Hi, thanks so much for leaving us a review. I'm so please to hear you had such an enjoyable family holiday. It makes all the hard work worthwhile. Old Duffus Farmhouse is indeed a very special property with the ruins of Duffus Castle just outside! We will be delighted to welcome you all back again in the future.
“Excellent property, excellent location”
Reviewed 27 Aug 2015
We live in Australia but originated from this area and took the extended family to see where their roots lay.
The farmhouse was brilliant, loved the big country kitchen. Everything that we could wish… More
Hi, thanks so much for writing us a review. Sorry I didn't get a chance to meet you but I am really pleased you had an enjoyable stay.
“Charming cottage” Me and my family booked this cottage for Christmas and we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage is just beautiful and very well equipped with plenty of room for us all, including 3 children and 3 dogs!! The cottage was tastefu
“Palatial luxury and comfort within a truly magnificent setting!”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2014
Rose Farm - Rosgill (not Watermillock) Cumbria is an absolute gem of a property that cannot fail to impressI
From our initial enquiry to completion of our holiday all correspondence has been both pro… More
What a lovely review, definitely 1 of my favourites, thank you.
It’s so true what you say about the night sky and Rose Farm is also 1 of the few places in England where you have a better chance of seeing the Northern Lights due to the location and lack of light pollution in the skies above.
We’re delighted you enjoyed the house and area so much and look forward to being able to welcome you back soon.
“Fantastic location, fantastic cottage!”
Reviewed 12 Jun 2014
Nice quiet location and great for walks right on the doorstep. Wonderful quirky cottage, very spacious,nicely furbished with fantastic views.… More
Thanks Andy for taking the time to write another review of 1 of our properties.
We look forward to welcoming you back in September.
Reviewed 8 May 2014
Rose Farm is probably the best rental property we've been to. Beautifully furnished, every facility you could want and a lovely location. Bedrooms are large, the kitchen with Aga is great and the liv… More
Thanks Fergus. I'm really pleased you all enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back next year-or sooner if we can kept you!
“A beautifully furnished house, wonderful location.” We had a lovely holiday, the house is equiped to a very high standard. The bedrooms are light and airy, the bathrooms luxurious. As we were a large group we enjoyed the lounge seating, it was easy to
“Perfectly located, well equipped and great for families with young children”
Reviewed 7 Apr 2013
A great house, well located for all that Aldeburgh has got to offer. We stayed as 3 families with young children (2 to 5 years), and found the house extremely well equipped for all our needs. The amb… More
“perfect place for large group of various ages”
Reviewed 21 Jun 2012
house has everything you could possibly need, 3 tv's, adults an kids are well catered for, house is big an light an comfy an spotless, well laid out, safe enclosed garden,even though its in the high … More
“Beautiful house and location, location, location.”
Reviewed 14 May 2012
Suffork coast is lovely, so much to do, important to read literature in house it has all the information you need to visit great places. If you like walking, you are spoilt for choice(coast walk supe… More
Kingsgate Bridge View is a peaceful and picturesque 5-star apartment awaiting you on the banks of the River Wear next to Kingsgate Bridge in Durham City Centre. Stroll down to the river, explore the beautiful city, enjoying the abundance of attractions consisting of a v …see more
“A charming, cosy cottage and a friendly, peaceful, relaxing setting, excellent for families with children and/or a dog” The cottage was very nicely furnished and very clean, giving a warm, cosy feel. The owners have obviously thought about what guests
We arrived to be greeted by next door's delightful poultry. All the instructions worked out perfectly and nothing disappointed from arrival to departure. The cottage is pretty, clean and meets every… More
Reviewed 6 Nov 2016
Cottage is very good for the price I paid for. Easy to find the cottage based on the instructions provided by the owner as the postcode took past the house. All good in the house. We had a good stay.
Thank you for your positive comments, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay!
John and Lorraine
“Great forest accommodation!” Liz and Alan were extremely attentive landlords, providing a welcome basket and local information. We were visited by friends and family while there and Liz very kindly brought around crayons and paper and a dolls house.
Myself, partner and teenage son stayed at this lovely cottage and what a treat it was. From the minute we walked through the door it was relaxing. Tea+chocolate biscuites greeted us after our long jou… More
Thank you for your lovely review.
We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay in Sanders Cottage and found it well equipped and comfortable.
Sanders Cottage is situated opposite woodland which is accessed by a wooden bridge a two minute walk from the cottage.Cycle trails can be picked up easily from the cottage if you bring your own cycles.
The Forest of Dean is beautiful and we are so lucky that the Wye Valley is close by.There are buses but a car makes it easier to visit all the attractions available in the Forest of Dean and surrounding area.
Thank you for taking the time to review us.We value feedback from our guests.
“A very relaxing holiday” The Beach house is great to stay in. We felt immediately at home in the cosy atmosphere. The kitchen provided everything we needed and we loved to cuddle up in the sun room which has stunning views. We also enjoyed our walks o
The Beach House was all it said on the tin...and more! A wonderfully equipped and clean beach house with stunning views and complete silence except for the amazing variety of sea birds. We were lucky … More
Within walking distance of Rhossii beach and pub.WiFi. Parking.All curtains are black out lined - brilliant when getting children to sleep during the Summer!High chair, travel cot, bed guard and body boards are all available for guest use.Large, enclosed garden.Ideal fo …see more
Stables cottage is a stone built detached cottage with private parking, patio & gardens. Fully centrally heated, double glazed & pet friendly. Renovated from a Victorian stable block. A VS 4 Star cottage equipped & furnished to a very high standard 1/2 mile from station …see more
“Ideally located, a modern, clean and tidy holiday let” Lyme Regis welcomed us with a dry and fairly bright day, and the sea beckoned us as we drove down the steep hill towards it. Its streets were narrow and many of the houses were colourful and had c
Extremely well run Rental Cottage in the heart of Lyme Regis, efficient booking and after care service, the house had everything we could need. the Location was perfect minutes from the beeches, and t… More
“A lovely cottage in a super location”
Reviewed 15 Dec 2015
Teal House is compact and cosy, but it has all the furnishings and equipment necessary for a comfortable stay. It has a wonderfully private garden at the back, and is just steps from all the main att… More
“Beautiful cottage, lovely for families, in a great location”
Reviewed 28 Jun 2012
A really lovely, beautifully decorated cottage. Very well equipped and perfect for a family holiday.
The cottage is in a great location - just a 10 minute flat walk to the High Street and the beac… More
“Beautiful accommodation, superb location, warm welcome” We had a wonderful week staying in the Hayloft with our 2 children and large dog, Buster. The barn has been stylishly and sympathetically restored with bags of character. Great linen and a powe
“Excellent lodge in a beautiful location” Recently stayed at goldfinch lodge with extended family for few days. The lodge is very comfortable and big enough for a family and well maintained. The garden is great and the decked area is fantastic. Great v
The garden makes this lodge without a doubt. Rain or shine, night or day we were out in it. The view is fabulous and you can't really see or hear neighbours of it felt idyllic. The lodge itself was lo… More
From the moment we stepped inside we all started to relax. The Lodge was everything we needed and more a real home from home. The furniture inside and out was all so very comfortable. The … More
“Fantastic lodge in a beautiful lakeside location”
Reviewed 16 Jun 2012
We stayed wth our 1 year old boy and were very impressed by the large, clean and homely lodge. The garden was excellent with a child friendly area and gated adult decking overlooking the water ski lak… More
“Perfect” A wonderfully located 5-star accommodation. Excellent facilities; clean,bright and roomy. Lovely garden and large area for kids to play. Superb location - quiet, peaceful and sunny all day long. Perfect location for walks to the beach and St.
“Great stay calm and refreshing” I really enjoyed our holiday in the. orkney the holiday cottage was clean and modern situated in the country with easy access from the owner how to get their. it was central to visiting all the history sights. The beds
Hello. I was in Ocean View in early April. Very nice memories of my holiday just like the rest of my family! house was really cool ... fully equipped with modern stylu.bardzo warm house. greet and rec… More
“Amazing cottage in an amazing place”
Reviewed 22 Apr 2015
We have stayed here 3 times now and have loved it each time. The cottage is so well-equipped and comfortable and has lots of little extra touches which are very welcome. We are going back again as we … More
“Excellent quality accommodation”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2015
The cottage has been refurbished to a high standard with good quality fittings and appliances, and we had a very comfortable stay. The view from the living room windows is excellent, especially with … More
Raphael Frontline 2 bedroomed apartment with the most amazing views in the town - uninterrupted views of Wildersmouth Beach, Capstone Hill and the Welsh coast. Enhanced by a wonderful large decked terrace. A perfect place to watch the sun set over the sea and to s …see more
“Fabulous views, luxurious cottage” I have just spent an amazing week at this beautiful cottage with my partner & 2 children (11 & 15). Those views! What a way to wake up every morning. The cottage has 3 very good sized bedrooms with plenty of storage,
“Superb Location, Superb Facilities, We Will Return” My wife and I have visited 3 years in a row now as we love this place so much. The property is well equipped with everything you would need for a self catering break. Being right in the centre of Pad
“Wow - amazing place - great family weekend away!”
Reviewed 3 Feb 2015
We travelled to Buxton for my dad's 70th birthday. Jackie couldn't have been more helpful - there had been a lot of snow and some roads were closed but Jackie advised alternative routes for us and ke… More
“Elegant Apartment in the centre of Buxton”
Reviewed 4 Jan 2015
We stayed here for our New Year Break. We were met by Jackie who showed us around the apartment and gave us plenty of info on the area, restaurants and bars etc, she was more than helpful.
The apa… More
Reviewed 10 Nov 2014
We had a great week in Buxton. The apartment is centrally located with lots to see and do in walking distance. Recommend Poole's Cavern and the Dome in the University building. Great meal at St. Mori… More
“Superb accommodation” Spent a weekend at Dunvegan to celebrate a family member's birthday. Our party was 9 adults and 1 child and the accommodation was spacious with a high quality finish. Everything was provided and we all had a great experience. Su
Myself and 10 friends stayed at Dunvegan House for a wedding in the local area. We were delighted by the modern, luxurious property and the stunning views. The house is very spacious and accommodated … More
“Absolutely perfect for family gathering”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2012
Beautiful, comfortable house perfect for family celebration. Stayed 3 nights Aug/Sep and apart from a couple of trips for a walk at St Abbs and Pease Bay, we spent our time relaxing around the house.… More
“Open plan kitchen was a great area to chat with friends”
Reviewed 8 Apr 2012
In any weather this property has great views and a large open plan middle floor for everyone to congregate and enjoy chatting. Good location just off A1 but little traffic noise. Clean, tidy, spacious… More
“Beautiful barn, fantastic location and lovely owners. Stay here!” We had a fantastic weekend here, the surrounding area is beautiful for walking. We ate in a nearby pub which was also lovely.
The Barn itself is immaculate and very cosy. The kitche
We had a lovely weekend at Dovecote Barn. The setting is idyllic, with charming villages and pubs around and a barn set in the grounds of a beautiful old house with huge grounds on which to roam. The … More
Reviewed 22 Mar 2015
As a female solo traveller looking for a countryside retreat to stay with my dog, I would like to share with you my recent experience at Dovecote Barn.
I was pleasantly surprised to find the place … More
Kim, thank you so much, really appreciate your very kind review and hope to see you again in the future. love jude
“Beautiful location and everything we needed”
Reviewed 2 Oct 2016
The barn is located in a stunning setting, in the gardens of a beautiful house. We were made to feel very welcome by the owners - nothing was too much trouble. We arrived after 8pm but we were still g… More
“Luxury penthouse aprtment but not the best night's sleep” This accommodation is truly luxurious, apart from one thing the state of the mattresses, having stayed in similar apartments/hotels we found that they were unsupportive and we could feel the sp
Beautiful Farm House in the Worcestershire countryside.
A large living room with stove and bifolding windows out onto the patio over looking the extensive gardens.
A large TV/Snug room and a conservatory.
Large kitchen with dining area, a range cooker and fridge freezer …see more
“Lovely” This as a great house for an extended family holiday. We were near enough to the beach for a stroll down with the dog . Our party varied in age from young toddler to grandparents and the house provided ample space for all. The 2 lounges were
3rd time at this house, and have already booked for 2014. Close to the beach, enclosed garden, and two lounges! My only suggestion to improve would be to make one of the double rooms a twin room, so g… More
Thanks for the great review and look forward to welcoming you back again next summer. Best wishes Caroline
Reviewed 16 May 2013
Stayed at this lovely spacious property during school Easter holidays with extended family age ranged from 87 to 14 and a dog.The property was very well appointed, the layout was excellent and the sma… More
Thank you for the fantastic feedback, I am glad that you had a great week (and some sunshine!) look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
Reviewed 31 Jul 2016
Port Perry is a great big house that was ideal for our family of 11. There was lots of room for 5 energetic boys to let off steam - both inise and out. The games in the garage were also a bonus. Than… More
Thank you Denise for taking the time to write a review, pleased you and your family enjoyed your stay, best wishes Caroline
“Welcoming, thoughtful touches, newly tastefully decorated, perfect! A great place in a great place!” Fantastic apartment, beautifully decorated, very homely and really clean. Really thoughtful touches made our stay even more special - a welcoming cake
“Fantastic, homey, well equipped and spotless - loved it !” The cottage is beautiful - we felt at home as soon as we walked through the door. The views of Porthminster beach are impressive.
My 18month old granddaughter also felt right at home.
Excellent place to stay,hope to stay again next time we go to St Ives.
Brilliant decor excellent bathroom excellent bedrooms and kitchen… More
“Fabulous break in beautiful unique Cornish Cottage”
Reviewed 14 Nov 2012
I have just enjoyed a fabulous break at Primrose Cottage with my husband for our sons 2nd birthday. The cottage was perfect. A lot of thought has clearly gone into providing everything needed for fa… More