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.
“Fantastic holiday location” We had a wonderful holiday, I just loved sitting watching the sea, we had some nice trips out, there was so much to do, the children enjoyed fossil hunting on the beach and exploring the rock pools, so did I.
The house is
Trying to find something for a large single sex group of friends who wanted a trip away to the coast proved nearly impossible until we found Waterson. Richard and Paula were very accommodating and und… More
“Superb location, fantastic property”
Reviewed 28 May 2014
I booked this property for myself and a group of 6 friends to enjoy some much needed relaxation time. The property itself is superb, offering plenty of space for 7 fairly large guys. The kitchen and l… More
“This holiday will live on in our hearts as one of the most memorable!”
Reviewed 14 Jul 2012
Waterson was for perfect for our party of seven 18 year olds! Spacious, clean and tidy, it had everything we needed, making our stay very comfortable.
The location was fabulous! There's so much t… More
A spacious 2 bedroom bungalow situated on Waters Green, Brockenhurst, New Forest, five miles from the coast. Ideal for walkers, cyclists, families or a comfortable home for a relaxing holiday. Suitable for children of all ages. Playroom with Lego, toys, books, blackbo …see more
detached property with indoor swimming pool and views over river torridge
this detached property offers an excellent holiday home with so much to do on site and around the local area. Offering some of the best views over the river torridge, rollin... …see more
“a wonderful place to stay in Cornwall” From the beginning of our arrival the place felt very special. This is a newly refurbished, immaculate bungalow with plenty of space inside and a lovely terrace and garden for relaxing outside.It looks even bette
“A home to home, a great place to stay.” The property is 5 minutes walk from town centre, 5 minutes' drive from Saunton beach. The owner is very friendly and easy to contact. Once we know the dates for our holiday, this is property will be our first ch
“Delightful, well equipped properties with welcoming and charming hosts.” Our extended family and friends (40 of us in all over the course of a week)! were all pleasantly surprised at the beauty of The Chapel, Annie's Cottage and Wells cottage.
“Welcoming, cosy & lovely place to stay.” Ideal place to stay for a trip to somerset, run by a very welcoming and friendly couple, John & Claire. Nice clean decor with all the amenities close to hand, we slept very well and can't fault where we stayed.
A great little hide way. .....the owners were really nice...but kept themselves to themselves as the property is attached to their own home....will definitely use again ....… More
Reviewed 11 May 2013
We had an excellent stay in this cottage, we had the luxuries of a real fire to cuddle up in front of, power shower and comfy bed. From the busyness of work this May Bank Holiday break was fantastic, … More
“Fantastic place to stay, highly recommended”
Reviewed 4 Apr 2013
Myself and my partner had a fantastic bank holiday weekend at the Sunset Stop, the flat is self contained and faces the garden which backs on to some amazing scenery.
We had an amazing time and the… More
Four bedroomed large self catering property with sea views 5 minutes walk from sandy beach, pet friendly and suitable for children and large family groups. Spacious and bright accommodation, log fire,large gardens mid week breaks at discounted rates please ask …see more
Gateway to the rest of Northern Ireland You are within easy travel to Belfast with the world famous Titanic Centre, Armagh and the famous Walled City of Derry. The Glens of Antrim are only 12 miles from our door and the local shopping town of Coleraine is only 10-12 min …see more
“Excellent property in fantastic location.” Excellent holiday home. Clean, comfortable, safe and modern with great amenities provided. A real home from home! Free WIFI was a bonus.
Only 4 miles to Scarborough by car for beach and attractions. The
Excellent accommodation. Easy to find. Pub and two corner shops on the doorstep with a large Morrison's not to far away.
When we arrived there was milk, tea, coffee and sugar so we could brew up stra… More
We are so a happy that your stay at our holiday home in Scarborough was a success. Cayton does have the a great dog friendly pub and as you say there is a large Morrison's supermarket on the A64. There is also a convenience store and post office in the village. Happy your pet dog settled and you had some good restful sleeps in the comfortable beds.
Three Cliffs Retreat' is a comfortable, spacious apartment with modern facilities & garden, located a short walk from famous Three Cliffs Bay, as well as shops, cafes and coastal path. There are two pubs within easy walking distance. A great location to explore the Gowe …see more
A lovely detached bungalow situated in the coastal village of Bembridge. The home is situated in a quiet residential area but is only a few moments walk away to the beach & the popular, award winning, Crab & Lobster pub/restaurant.Explore the harbour, try the lo …see more
The closest beach side holiday cottage on the North Cornwall coast… Stunning views. Rigi is perched on the edge of the cliff at Polzeath with panoramic views of the beach, Pentire Point and the village. Newly Refurbished & Decorated for 2013 with solid Oak furniture. …see more
“Westward Ho - Little Haven - Lovely!” Such a nice place to stay. the cottage was clean and had a lovely conservatory. very well located, a 10 min walk to the beach/shops. cute little shops. lovely fish and chip shop.
The owners called to ensure we h
The conservatory couldn't be used in the evening because there was inadequate reading lights.The glare from the lights on the wall from the neighbouring building was uncomfortable and left unnessary o… More
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Da Roost is a newly built luxury 4 bedroom family holiday home that sleeps up to 8 guests. It has an open plan lounge/dining room, kitchen, 4 bedrooms, one with en suite, family bathroom and utility. It is the perfec …see more
Trehanoo annexe ion the North Cornwall coast, the perfect location to enjoy this famous holiday area. It is minutes from the cliff path walk leading to the surfing beach of Polzeath, the many rock pools of Greenaway, and the miles of sand on Daymer and 5 mins from Rock …see more
Self-catering Scottish Highland Cottage with stunning views, just a short distance from the Loch Ness. Private garden. Ideal for families seeking relaxation.The superb views and quiet, convenient location, ideal for visitors wishing to explore the Highlands. …see more
Take a step back in time and come and stay at Darling Buds Farm, the scene of the internationally famous 90s TV series (based on the books by H E Bates) which introduced the world to the Larkins, the family that everyone wished they could be part of. Millions of us book …see more
“Excellent Property in an AMAZING location” We have just returned from a fantastic holiday in a fantastic bungalow (Leeside) which has everything you need, it is clean and comfortable and has a lovely seaview, the location is just amazing ten minutes
The bungalow was very clean, comfortable , everything we needed for a relaxing stay. Lovely garden with sea views. It was really close to beach, and we used local shops, butchers, bakers chemist and … More
Thank you for your positive review for Leeside and the surrounding area.It was a pleasure to have you stay at Leeside and we hope you will visit us again. Best Wishes Jeanette & Charles
“This bungalow has all you need and is in the most convenient spot.”
Reviewed 1 Aug 2013
We stayed for two weeks in this most comfortable and well equipped bungalow. We were fortunate to meet both Jeanette and Charles during our stay and found them very friendly and most helpful. It is ve… More
“Lovely accommodation in picturesque village.”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2011
Leeside is a lovely bungalow set in a peaceful residential area. To be able to sit at the dining table and have a sea view was wonderful. The garden was lovely with a selection of birds to add interes… More
Ebbtide is ideally situated within 5/10 minutes walk to beautiful sandy beaches and the town centre, located in a quiet residential area set back by a large front garden with hedges. Access is by a bridge over a stream. This lovely presented bungalow offers everything f …see more
“Lovely bungalow, few disappointing things” Firstly we missed the turning up the hill as the sign is over grown. As advised it is a VERY steep hill and whilst we were ok we did see a car unable to make it up the hill.
Pleasantly surprised by the bunga
“Enjoyable Stay” Stayed at Pollymoor for a week in Oct half term with the family and cannot fault either the accommodation or the attention to detail provided by the owners of said property.Very clean and homely and situated in a very quite location wi
The property is spotless, quirky and home from home with everything you need and more.
The well equipped chill out / games room is perfect for holidaying with children.
Ideally situated for the bea… More
“Excellent location for beach holiday”
Reviewed 13 Jan 2016
First of all apologies for the late delivery of this review. I thought I had inadvertently deleted your email but found it in another folder.
Holywell Bay village is quiet and geared to family hol… More
Reviewed 22 Oct 2014
Brilliant holiday home, beautiful quirky decor. Every facility in the kitchen - even dishwasher tablets provided! Only a few minutes walk from the beach - and two pubs serving food.
No need for th… More
We have tried our best to cater for the English weather by providing a games room and a children's playroom in addition to the swimming pool. We hope you find it to be a restful and relaxing haven.The beaches at Filey and Scarborough are only a short drive away, as is …see more
“Easter in Aviemore” Stayed in the property before when the family were very young. It was very Suitable then but is still so when there was only the two of us. It is within easy walking distance of the town of Aviemore, with its restaurants and shops.
SIT BACK AND RELAX IN A PEACEFUL SETTING OR USE AS BASE FOR EXPLORING!Private and tranquil detached cottage with secure parking.Beside Castle Archdale Country Park with free public slipway and jetty.Forest walking trails/cycle paths/golfing. …see more
“Lovely bungalow in perfect location” Lovely, modern bungalow in perfect location to access Snowdonia and the coast. Newly decorated, clean and comfortable. All new appliances. Excellent showers and comfy beds. Wifi was easily accessed and fast. Took m
A lovely Cosey home from home. We really enjoyed our stay, everything we needed close by. Beautiful scenery beautiful views. The home was fully equipped with everything we needed to make our stay perf… More
“Lovely comfortable accommodation”
Reviewed 22 Oct 2016
Had a lovely stay, just wish it had been for longer, would definitely choose to stay here again. Everything we needed was there.… More
Renovated in 2014 Boo's is a lovely self-catering bungalow located within a quiet, friendly holiday village, situated in the Tamar Valley which is an AONB. The accommodation is very well suited to families or groups of friends alike. The bungalow itself has three lar …see more
Sitting on the North West bank of the river at Potter Heigham this quirky cottage is unique and spacious. Fisherman have plenty of river frontage here, 50ft, and there is a private dyke 18ft. Traditionally built with timber like many of the other cottages along this …see more
“Lovely peaceful country location” We enjoyed the peaceful countryside location and the very friendly owners. Everything in the cottage was first class. We were welcomed with home-made goodies and enjoyed the occasional chat with the owners. Good ac
Everything about this cottage was great! It was so homely well furnished and bright. Lots of goodies left for us ( Loved the teddy on the bed and enjoyed the choccis he was holding)
Pam was lovely ,v… More
So glad that teddy was working well, he's always so pleasant and smiling. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time here.
“Lovely Autumn Stay” I enjoyed a lovely half term break with husband and 2 children in Saundersfoot. We stayed on Castle view which is so close to the little town of Saundersfoot, in this pleasant bungalow. We found the property to be clean, and really
“Cottage & location perfect” We found the cottage very comfortable, clean & well equipped, Vic, Una & their daughter who lived next door were very friendly & helpful without being intrusive. The best thing for us was the location, the cottage was very
Visiting family in the area so great to find such a fabulous cottage so close. It is very well equipped with everything you could need for a break including an en suite, a dishwasher and WiFi!! The vi… More
“Cozy, peaceful haven!”
Reviewed 13 Nov 2015
Very friendly and helpful owners.
Excellent facilities and tastefully done up.
Within easy reach are walks along sea front. It's a short drive to Llanelli for shops (supermarkets and takeaways). Al… More
“Fabulous views, perfect accommodation and excellent host.”
Reviewed 19 Nov 2015
The accommodation is very well appointed and comfortable. Two bathrooms is a bous for 5 adults. Host went out of his way for us. Location is great looking over the sea and handy to a great village as… More
“It would be pretty hard to find a better spot for your holiday home; nestled on a cliff with views of Portreath beach.” We are a family of five with three young children. The holiday home was very comfortable and perfect for us in terms of its locatio
“Beautiful views, seconds from the beach, overrall amazing experience”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2015
We have stayed here the last 2 years and have already re-booked for next years holiday. Last year 6 of us stayed I would say it is a little cramped, however we were aware of the size pre booking. Th… More