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.
If you are thinking of coming to this beautiful country why not stay somewhere which is as equally beautiful! Perfectly situated to explore either the countryside or the coastline this cottage is indeed a great place to stay.
With all the facilities that you could need …see more
If anyone is planning a relaxing holiday in the beautiful seaside town of Castlerock, then this is absolutely the house for them. It is really spacious, spotlessly clean, stylishly decorated and the p… More
“clean, comfortable, home from home.”
Reviewed 23 Jun 2014
Castleshaw had all the room and amenities we needed with 2 small children, perfectly located for everything we wanted to do and easy access to the beach. Would definitely stay again.… More
Reviewed 23 Jun 2014
The house was clean and tidy, well-equipped and very comfortable. Great bedroom and living room, perfect for a couple. It felt like home.
The village is lovely, very peaceful and welcoming, and the … More
Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
Forge Cottage in the Forest of Dean is situated in a peaceful courtyard setting adjacent to our other cottages. South facing, it has a lovely sunny aspect with views down the courtyard to 'The Paddock' picnic and play area beyond where whole families can enjoy a game of …see more
Tigh na Cree is close to the centre of Newton Stewart in a peaceful location on a secluded lane with river views from the lounge and south west facing sunny conservatory. A few minutes walk from the shops, J Sainsbury supermarket, pubs, restaurants, golf club and the ci …see more
“Tigh Na Cree is a lovely comfortable place to stay with every amenity.”
Reviewed 8 Feb 2014
After a 32 hour flight and 2 hour drive, Tigh na Cree was a welcome sanctuary. Clean and very comfortable, it had every amenity you could want. The house was warm and cosy, with the best equipped ki… More
Child friendly ; Car advised; Ask about pets;
Situated adjacent to the Brecon Beacons and a short drive from the coastal beaches of the Gower, an area of outstanding natural beauty. The cottage is a good base for walking, fishing, cycling and outdoor adventure sports, suitable for all ages. Spectators of sport also …see more
Great place - very well equipped, the owners have thought of everything. The kitchen has a range of pots and pans and utensils, etc, there are handy things like washing up liquid supplied and a first… More
“A memorable trip”
Reviewed 28 Sep 2012
Clean, comfortable, well-equipped bungalow, helpful proprietors, in a region with all sorts of interesting places to visit. Dog made welcome, and he could explore the garden. Sunny patio in afterno… More
“Beautiful self contained 2 bed bungalow”
Reviewed 26 Jun 2016
Lovely bungalow, well equipped,
clean and furnished beautifully, lovely views and well situated close to family who we were visiting.… More
Taigh Ciùil (pronouced Thai Cool) is a well appointed new cottage best suited for a couple or a small family. It can accommodate up to a maximum of 2/3 people or one infant/child.The kitchen, bedroom, shower room/WC are all located on the ground floor. The decked balco …see more
Stayed here with my husband and dog, and thoroughly enjoyed it. Fantastic modern clean house, just the right size for us, with wonderful views of the bay from the upstairs lounge windows. Five minut… More
Reviewed 7 Sep 2014
Taigh Ciuil is a pretty cottage that is very well equipped and cleverly planned with living room and dining room upstairs to appreciate views of Tobermory harbour. It has a lovely little garden with… More
The cottage was fab, beautifully finished and furnished. It had everything we could have wished for and more, Petrea had thought of everything. We enjoyed stunning views of the harbour from the loun… More
Offshore is a very stylish and modern, quality 4 bedroom property with open plan kitchen/living/dining room with oak flooring, inset fire and french doors out to a decked terrace with tables and chairs, and a hot tub! Utility room for clothes drying and outside shower f …see more
Child friendly ; Ask about pets; Private garden;
A secret and elegant recently modernised Bungalow at the heart of the historic town of Colchester. With Easy access (3 minutes walk) to town centre high street and the castle and castle park. During this Christmas season (2015) the Winter Wonderland and Christmas Market …see 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
EXCLUSIVE BEACHSIDE LOCATION directly next to our superb sandy beach with beautiful panoramic sea views from within the property. Our contemporary Hickling chalet has an enjoyEngland Quality in Tourism Assessment Award and is set in an exclusive position in a garden set …see more
Me and my boyfriend and son stayed here for 4 nights all though the weather was absolutly terrible our holiday was still lovely.. The apartament was lovely and cosy... The only complaint was the dvd p… More
Thankyou for your review - glad you were lovely & cosy and still able to enjoy the super sea views, despite the terrible weather. Sorry that you had problems with the DVD. Hope you will return to enjoy better weather here with us on the Norfolk coast.
“"Barton" - Fantastic view, quiet spot.”
Reviewed 19 Nov 2012
Fantastic view, perfect cosy retreat for two, we stayed in Beach house Barton, with one bedroom. All you will need for cooking is supplied, and due to the time of year it was a quiet retreat, and j… More
Thankyou for your review, glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and the views from our "Barton" accommodation, hope to see you again when you next holiday in Norfolk.
“A charming seaside resort with friendly proprietors.”
Reviewed 23 Feb 2012
My husband and I stayed in the Pine Lodge on our trip to visit family near Great Yarmouth. It is such a quaint place with lots of character. The owners, Nick and Stephanie, were very helpful when I … More
Child friendly ; Car essential; Ask about pets;
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
The property is located just a few minutes' walk, with a direct path a few doors away, from the town centre and harbour in a quiet residential neighbourhood. It benefits from being on one level internally, has off street parking / a garage for up to two cars. It has eas …see more
Quality Holiday Let in West Cornwall
30 Park Bungalow is a lovely bungalow in a quiet park built in the grounds of Kenegie Tudor Manor. A fantastic location from which to explore all the beauty of the Cornish Riveria.
Set 300ft above sea level the approach to t …see more
This is our second year staying in the bungalow. We love it !! Great for families plenty of room,very comfortable and well equipt.Ideal location 2 minute walk from mawgan porth beach. The swimming poo… More
WHAT A LOVELY REVIEW, THANK YOU SO MUCH X
I know this is your second stay here ----- this is such an amazing beach location isn't it, just perfect to enjoy precious family time together xxx
I really hope you will come and stay again soon, it is wonderful to be able to walk around the corner to the beach, and great have the local pub just next to the beach, aswell as take away, shops, restaurant, surf hire etc ------- this is such a charming location, and so relaxing to have some chill out time together !! X
THANK YOU AGAIN FOR TAKING THE TIME TO LEAVE YOUR REVIEW -- this really helps other guests xxx
“Quiet bliss, with Newquay 10 minutes away”
Reviewed 22 Jan 2015
Stayed here for a quiet week in January before my wife returned to work after maternity.
Jane (owner) was very accommodating, and happy to answer any questions or help with any requests.
Property … More
THANK YOU HADLEY FOR YOUR LOVELY REVIEW
Im so glad that your lovely family had a wonderful holiday.
This really is the perfect location for families to enjoy time together, and walks on the beach.
I love the fact that your 3 year old counted to 12, and had reached the beach ------ thats a fantastic way to describe how close to the beach this property is -------- i will have to quote this in my advertising in future!!
Im so glad that you loved the modern decor, and found the property well equipped with everything you could need. We are always making sure that there is everything you could need.
THANK YOU AGAIN FOR TAKING THE TIME TO LEAVE THE REVIEW.
I really hope that you will come and visit again soon, Kind regards Jane x
“Fantastic stay brilliant accommodation”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2014
We had a fantastic 7 night stay @ the bungalow with my parents and 2 sons aged 10 and 11. We have stayed in apartments at the complex in the past because of their close proximity to the stunning beach… More
THANK YOU SARAH………. FOR YOUR LOVELY REVIEW X
I AM SO PLEASED THAT YOU ENJOYED YOUR HOLIDAY SO MUCH………. THIS IS THE IDEAL LOCATION FOR FAMILIES TO RELAX AND ENJOY FAMILY TIME TOGETHER.
IT REALLY DOES HAVE EVERYTHING DOESNT IT !!
WE LOVE THIS LOCATION OURSELVES…………. OUR CHILDREN LOVE SPENDING TIME IN THE SWIMMING POOL……AND THE TENNIS COURTS ……….ITS GREAT THAT THESE ARE SO CLOSE TO THE PROPERTY. ---
THANKS FOR YOUR LOVELY COMMENTS ABOUT THE PROPERTY -------WE REALLY HOPE THAT WE HAVE THOUGHT OF EVERYTHING, AND TRIED TO SUPPLY EVERYTHING YOU COULD NEED FOR YOUR HOLIDAY TIME TOGETHER.
THANK YOU AGAIN FOR TAKING THE TIME TO WRITE THE REVIEW - THIS REALLY DOES HELP OTHER FAMILES.
I HOPE YOU WILL COME AND VISIT AGAIN SOON ---- KIND REGARDS JANE XXX
YR HEN SIOP - a 2 bedroom bungalow sleeping up to 4 persons
This 2 bedroom holiday bungalow has great views over the Dyfi Estuary. The bungalow has 2 bedrooms consisting of 1 double bedroom and a twin bedded bedroom.
The bungalow has a fully fitted kitchen includin …see more
Cherry Cottage is a well-appointed, detached holiday cottage set in a quiet area on the outskirts of Camborne town and is an ideal base from which to enjoy Cornwall; beautiful beaches within 5 miles, the Eden Project 25 miles to the east, and Lands End 25 miles to the w …see more
Peeler's Rest is self-catering holiday accommodation located in the picturesque fishing of Staithes, near Whitby, on the north east coast of England. Whether you enjoy coast or country a visit to Staithes offers the best of both worlds. Peeler's Rest joins on …see more
The Peelers Rest is not in the harbour, so don't like us go down to the harbour, as there is not a lot of road space. The Peelers Rest has its own parking space for one car for the people who rent th… More
Built in the 1980’s, Chy-an-Ula (House of Owls in the Cornish language) is a two-bedroomed bungalow with large, sunny rooms.The master bedroom has a double bed and a large picture window with views over the garden to the rolling hills beyond.The second bedroom sleeps …see more
Child friendly ; Car not necessary; Pet friendly;
Higham Place Lodge was built in 1936 to a sketch drawn by Sir Edmund Lutyens, an architect know for his imaginative style.Recently updated Higham Place Lodge boasts a light and airy open plan sitting room/ kitchen/dining area.TV room with sofa bed and coal burning stov …see more
NEW Listing for 2016 BUDGET PRICE accommodation! Lovely, spacious, 2 bedroom bungalow in Talybont that really has it all, including WIFI, private garden/terraces, lovely sunny conservatory, stunning views.
Looking for that special holiday home at a keen price? Loung …see more
Beach Retreat is tucked away in a peaceful, secluded location, just 300m from the unspoilt sandy beaches of Sutton-on-Sea. With private off-road parking and a fully-enclosed rear patio area, this stylish seaside accommodation is a 10 minute stroll from local amenities, …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
ENJOYING BEAUTIFUL VIEWS ACROSS THE SHELTERED ANCHORAGE OF TAYVALLICH
This detached bungalow is in a spectacular location at the top of Loch Sween. Tayvallich is a popular yacht haven and the boats moored in the bay make a very picturesque sight. There is a general s …see more
Suitable for children age 5+; Ask about pets; Private garden;
Beautiful, light and spacious Dartmoor home, with a villa feel and amazing views above the ancient village of Widecombe-in-the-Moor. Close to wonderful granite tors, a haven for wildlife and Dartmoor ponies.
Large livingroom with woodburner and 2 sets of french windows …see more
This is a wonderful property surrounded by exquisite countryside. The house is immaculate and mirrors the care that the owner has dedicated to both it and her business. Everything exceeded my expectat… More
The bungalow is modern & well equipped, and makes an ideal base for a family holiday, or for a group of friends.
It is just a 10 minute walk from Kingsand & Cawsand, which are typical Cornish fishing/smuggling villages with narrow streets and small painted houses.
E …see more
“Comprehensively equipped, large property, with helpful owners, ideal for children”
Reviewed 21 Nov 2012
Large property, ideal for large family or 2 on holiday together, as living area is divided each side of a central Lounge/diner
I have never stayed anywhere with such a comprehensive level of equipmen… More
“Excellent location, stunning views, great hosts & Clean, practical accommodation”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2012
We stayed at this location, as it was close to the Polhawn Fort, where our daughter was getting married, Wringford down farm, accommodated a large number of guests due to its versitilty, we stayed in… More
Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
SPACIOUS COTTAGE WITH UNINTERRUPTED VIEWS TO THE SEA AND COUNTRYSIDE SLEEPS 4+2
Situated on the far North East coast of the Scottish Highlands, a few miles from the coastal village of Lybster, this charming farm croft cottage has been extended and beautifully renovat …see more
Gower Bungalow is a two bedroomed property that has undergone complete refurbishment. It has one double bedroom with double bed and one other smaller bedroom (more suitable for two children or one adult) with adult sized bunk beds. It has one shower/wet room. It has a …see more
“Comfortable, well equipped bungalow in fantastic location”
Reviewed 3 Feb 2014
We stayed here on a weekend break in January and we found the bungalow to be warm and welcoming. The central heating is on a timer which has generous times and there are plenty of electric heaters for… More
“Delightful clean comfortable bungalow with delightful beaches and walks local”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2013
We booked bungalow at short notice and was delighted at the accommodation and surroundings as well as the good communication by Paula who replied very quickly and made the process fast and easy. The … More
“Very nice and well equipped cottage in excellent location”
Reviewed 17 Jan 2013
This is a really nice cottage only yards from the coastal path which has stunning views. The cottage offered us everything we were looking for, was nice and warm despite it being freezing outside and… More
Where Carisbrooke is situated you are in the heart of the Jurassic Coast, an ideal base for walking excursions along the glorious coast line. Alternatively at Axmouth Harbour you can relax with a snack and drink at the Chandlery whilst soaking up the views. You can arra …see more
What a little gem. We had a very comfortable stay here; everything you could think of was provided even down to a cafetiere and a biscuit tin. There was an extremely well equiped kitchen and everyt… More
“Mother of the Groom, and family, wedding base!”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2013
Confused by the title? Don't be. When my eldest son and his lovely fiancée announced that they were going to be holding their wedding in the Branscombe area of glorious East Devon, I knew that accom… More
“Very comfortable accomodation, with home from home feel.”
Reviewed 13 May 2013
Everything has been thought of by the hosts, including tea,coffee, milk,etc. handy if you arrive late and miss the shops. Well equipped kitchen with butler sink, dishwasher, range cooker, cookware, ut… More
Step back into ‘Wittering’ seaside history in this charming 1920’s era bungalow. ‘Sandcastle’ is very sought after, located directly on the sea front with glorious views from the wrap around sun deck and has the exclusive use of a private sun bathing area situ …see more
Situated in the village of Llansaint between Ferryside and Kidwelly on the Carmarthenshire coastline, this detached dormer bungalow enjoys a superb skyline position.The location will dazzle you with unspoilt rolling countryside and stunning coastline views of the Gower …see more
Child friendly ; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
Luxury 4 Star self-catering holiday accommodation (now sleeps up to 6) comprising of 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, lounge/diner and a fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances: washing machine, dish washer, fridge, freezer, oven, hob, combi-microwave; lounge/diner; …see more
The accommodation was clean and fully kitted with all your amenities. Hosts were very welcoming.
We were lucky enough to have lovely weather so enjoyed sitting in the garden and hot tub!
Would def… More
Our very first guests whom it was a pleasure to host! We're pleased you enjoyed your time with us.
Suitable for children age 5+; Ask about pets; Private garden;
Home from Home 200 metres from the beach
This really is a “home from home”, as it is our own home for much of the year. We have tried to create a “boutique hotel” feel for guests staying in the house, and avoid the holiday home feel. We also provide a free welc …see more
“Great accommodation and locality for touring Norfolk.”
Reviewed 24 Jul 2016
Great accomodation, with all the needs catered for and plenty of room. With large enclosed back garden, ideal for dogs.
Less than 5 minute access to the beach at the end of the road, with walking up … More
The bungalow is situated in the quiet village of Reydon about a mile from the small seaside town of Southwold. Reydon has two shops, a playing field with children's play area and the Randolph Hotel that serves excellent food and Adnams Ales. Southwold offers many p …see more
Stayed with my daugther and her two children over the Easter holidays. When we arrived we were really impressed with the size and cleanliness of the bungalow. Everything was there you needed. Bedro… More
“Lovely place in a great setting”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2016
A lovely bungalow in a quiet residential area. A lovely big sun trap of a garden (well, had the sun been out, it would have been trapped!). Everything provided that you could need, including a nice we… More
Thank you so much for your kind words and very informative review. You didn't have the greatest weather but it sounds like you really made the most of it!
Hopefully see you again in the future.
Not suitable for children; Car essential; No pets allowed;
One bedroom bungalow in the garden near to the owners property with its own private patio. Situated in the peaceful village of Newchurch popular with walkers nature lovers and cyclists. The comfortable accomodation is all on ground level with no steps and easily acce …see more
Our son treated us to a week's break on the Isle of Wight for our 25th Wedding Anniversary and what a fantastic surprise it was. The accommodation was second to none and the owners, Hilary and David, … More
“The best self-catering accommodation we have ever experienced”
Reviewed 29 Mar 2014
Spacious, comfortable and cosy the cottage has an extremely well-equipped kitchen area, and an exceptionally comfortable king-size bed. This modern building also has a shower room fitted with a very e… More
“The best country cottage stay we have experienced!”
Reviewed 28 Jan 2014
This is the best self-catering cottage we have ever enjoyed. The location is secluded and quiet, but it is easy to travel to any of the many attractions nearby. Perfectly clean accommodation and so … More
'Wightsands' has the perfect location just 300 metres from the lovely large, child friendly, very soft sandy beach at Appley. Just a 3 minutes stroll down a quiet leafy lane . See Wightsands website.
It's a stylish modern detached home in a very quiet Close.
No need to …see more
Absolutely wonderful cottage in perfect location close to parks, central Ryde and the beach. Spotless, well equipped kitchen, nice furniture and appliances. The garden is perfect for children and was … More
“Wonderful holiday home. Couldn't ask for more.”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2014
This was the 3rd time that we've stayed at Wightsands and it was just as fabulous as always. Wightsands is a comfortable home from home which is beautifully decorated. Everything you could ever need i… More
“Fabulous stay with everything you need with young children”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2014
The owner, Eileen, was super efficient and went above and beyond to ensure we had a pleasant stay. The little extra's we found on arrival like wine and chocs were really appreciated. The bungalow was … More
Little Glebe Farm is positioned on the edge of the open countryside, in a secluded setting. Our location offers excellent access to footpaths from its front door. Maiden Castle, The Hardy Monument and even the coast are within a day's tramp.It provides a perfect ba …see more
Child friendly ; No pets allowed; Private garden;
The Pink Beach Bungalow is a newly remodelled 3 bedroom Devon holiday home with parking in front for 2 cars and a spacious private garden at the rear.What impresses you most when you walk into the front living room, is the size of the picture window and the amazingly wi …see more
Brand new for 2015, Beaches is a 2 Bedroomed Bungalow, sleeping up to 4 guests. It is south-facing and set amongst the lawns and gardens of the 4* Welcome Holiday Park.
Beaches is located next door to our sister property, Sunny View, so both properties booked together …see more
just come back from a short break at Beaches. Myself,daughter and grand daughter were visiting my Mum. The bungalow was very clean and fresh which made such a change from usually having to clean as so… More
“Beautiful and comfortable home away from home”
Reviewed 28 Apr 2015
The five of us had a lovely welcome upon arriving at Beaches holiday home; it was warm, very clean and wonderfully comfortable. The hosts, Lynne and Alan, were incredibly friendly and assisted us with… More
Reviewed 26 Apr 2015
Great place to stay. Great welcome on arrival. We could not of asked for a better place to stay for many reasons. Easy to get to many places by bus or train so that you can leave the car behind. Thank… More
This lovely holiday cottage is extremely well situated in the heart of the scenic highland resort of Aviemore. There are two bedrooms, one a twin room, the second double bedrooom has a zip and link bed which can be either a king size double or twin beds. Wi-fi is avail …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
Open plan living area with French doors, oak beams and wood burner. 1 double/twin bedroom with bathroom and 1 double bedroom with en-suite shower wetroom, Under floor heating. Garden and patio area with views of fields and the farm. whilst with family or friends. All …see more
This is a beautiful privately owned freehold bungalow set within the Clai mawr caravan park, available all year round including Christmas and new year. It is just a three minute drive from Benllech and a lovely walk across the bay to the ship inn and the old boat house …see more
A lovely bungalow which offered enough sleeping for a group of 9. The decor and open plan arrangements was very appealing. The lovely wood burner did indeed heat the main room thoroughly and the bedro… More
Close to the beach and short walk to the interesting ancient fishing town of Aldeburgh. Traditional pubs, the best Fish and Chips in Britain and lots of other restaurants, shops and art galleries make this a great location for relaxing holidays for walking and bird watc …see more