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.
“Perfect Honeymoon Location” My husband and I arrived Sunday 3rd April, to find The Saltings was everything that we had hoped it would be and more. It is an immaculate cosy cottage, which was an absolute pleasure to return to, after spending our days e
Lovely cottage that suited our needs very well for a week (2 adults and a toddler). We thought it was a pretty cottage, decorated in a lovely style and had all the amenities we needed, for our first w… More
Thanks Lynley. Pleased you enjoyed the Saltings and made the most of the area, including Badminton! Regards, John and Jane
“Excellent cottage - a real home from home”
Reviewed 19 Oct 2015
The cottage was excellent, everything you could ask for to make your stay comfortable & relaxing. The welcome pack was a very nice touch & the comprehensive "making the most of your stay" information… More
Thanks for the review Duncan. We are pleased you found our guide useful. We have stayed in many other properties where they are out of date, so we make sure ours is updated regularly so it is useful. It's also a good excuse for us to try out many of the delights of Bath to make sure they come up to our standards :-) Hope you are able to visit us again sometime. Regards
John and Jane
“Beautiful cottage in a great location!”
Reviewed 23 Mar 2015
The Saltings cottage is a wonderful place to stay! The decor & feel is great, so peaceful. You are welcomed with fresh bread and stocked up with eggs, butter, drinks & milk too. Just down the road is … More
Thank you very much for the review - we really appreciate it! Glad you like the location - we are lucky to have the Bathampton Mill so close - it's even better in summer, so come and see us again :-)
“Great property, excellent location - Perfect for a chilled out week”
Reviewed 17 Dec 2012
We really enjoyed our stay here with our 18 month old daughter, who particularly enjoyed the frequent visits from the friendly farm dogs Shani and Barnaby. A private, clean and comfortable cottage wit… More
“Lovely cosy cottage in a beautiful location with wonderful views”
Reviewed 13 Dec 2012
Well equipped, modern holiday home in the most lovely location with amazing views across the menai strait to Snowdonia. Great walks through the forest from the doorstep to a beautiful quiet beach. En… More
“Our Little Hide Away..........”
Reviewed 18 Mar 2013
This wonderful lodge Isa, is a very special place to us. It is our escape, a place to relax, chill out and kick back. Our dogs love it here, so much space to run around in, a toasty log burning fire f… More
“Compact and comfortable cottage” Cosy little cottage tucked away in a private location but not far from Bunnessan.Garden was completely fenced off ,ideal for our dog.Rocky shoreline was a short walk away from the cottage.
“Perfect Cottage, situated in a quite position with spectacular views” Spent Christmas with friends in this beautiful cottage.
Everything was of a very high standard and beautifully presented.
Lovely views across the bay to Portree, and the mountains
I fell a little bit in love with this property. Top class all the way. Everything we needed and more... loved the wild horses in the adjoining fields& how friendly and kind the neighbour was.Would def… More
Thank you so much for posting a review. Delighted that you all enjoyed
Bayview Croft and your daughter liked the horses, I will let Archie know he will be delighted he is mentioned on Trip Advisor.
Hopefully we will welcome you back to Bayview Croft on another occassion.
Have a good winter.
All the best
“If only it had Sky Sports......” I think this was the most relaxing break I've ever had. The accommodation is amazing, loads of space, really comfortable, kitted out brilliantly and very thoughtfully - I could easily live there!
It was total peace
Perfect place to get away from it all. Cottage is so comfortable with all the home comforts. Terrie and Sharon are amazing hosts and go out of their way to make your stay the best it can be. Great wit… More
Thank you for your kind review. we are delighted you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
“One word: "perfect"!”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2016
We stayed for four nights at 4 Coopers Cottage, and we can only say it was a marvellous experience in every way!
To start with, Terrie, Sharon and Mike were perfect hosts - no effort was spared to ma… More
Thank you. we would love to welcome you back and are so pleased both you and your dog enjoyed your stay.
“Fabulous” We had family members visiting us from abroad and they fell in love with the cottage. Everything is there. The owners are kind and friendly. They communicate well and respond to any questions fast.
My family said, it's cosy, traditional, wa
We really enjoyed our stay at Mash's Row. The cottage is very cosy with clean, nicely furnished rooms and it has a well-equipped kitchen. Our kids (7 and 3) loved the bunk beds and appreciated the sel… More
“Comfortable and uncomplicated setting in Aylsham”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
A beatiful setting with lovely garden. In the cottage is everything you could need even a washing maschine.
The owner is very friendly and uncomplicated.
I would recommend the cottage and area to a… More
“A great base in this traditional Norfolk Cottage”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2012
Located in a tranquil area - as soon as we arrived we relaxed in the well equipped cottage. Having the beds made up, towels provided and bread, milk, tea and coffee was a nice touch. During our stay… More
“Fantastic Accommodation, Location and Hosts” The cottage was beautifully presented, well stocked and very well placed to explore the Beacons. Views from the patio were fantastic. Hosts were very welcoming and were able to provide very good useful advi
“Better than home!” Traveling alone and my first time out of the States, I was quite apprehensive. After meeting Tim and Abbey my fears were quickly relieved. Very friendly and helpful in every way.
They showed me around the property and even had b
Excellent accommodation and surrounding views, with very friendly hosts who went out of their way to make me feel as comfortable as possible.
My stay was such a positive experience I have rebooked … More
“A beautiful two bed apartment”
Reviewed 24 Jun 2013
It was, lovely and clean, beautiful farmhouse style apartment, in stunning surroundings, and owners are lovely and welcoming and made us some home cooked cakes on arrive. I would recommend to anyone.… More
“A great place to stay for those that like the quiet life.”
Reviewed 26 May 2013
We rented the upper apartment in May 2012 and were impressed enough to return in 2013 to rent the lower apartment. Both apartments have been recently refurbished and offer quality accommodation with e… More
“Peacfull idylic accomodation but near enough to civilisation.”
Reviewed 22 Feb 2013
The cottage is charming, quaint and beautifully presented. Perfect hideaway for a couple. Just the right size for two (although there is the option of the sofa bed in the lounge if it's needed) Well b… More
“The stay is worth repeating”
Reviewed 11 Mar 2013
We had a cozy stay in this little cottage. As a couple very good. Bedroom was a bit cold, due to the gale blowing at night with freezing temperaturers and snow. We adviced the owners to make a second … More
Thank you for the suggestions. We have now insulated the window surrounds in the bedroom and hung a heavy curtain over the door. We have had a long spell of unusually cold easterly winds this year but with the extra insulation, woodburner, central and underfloor heating, the Hideaway will now be toasty year round.
“home from home in beautiful surroundings!!!” very comforting home on arrival.fantastic holiday location.luxury bathrooms bedrooms and great kitchen facilities aswell as a very tidy and cozy lounge.would highly recommend to any family and would love to
We were very pleased with the Lodge. This is the first time we have been away with our grown children and partners and wanted space and comfort for all. The Lodge met all out expectations, being "ex… More
Thank you for staying in one of our luxury lodges for your family vacation and taking the time to provide very valued feedback. I am delighted everything was to your satisfaction. It was a pleasure to organise your stay and I will be pleased to welcome you again.
“Would highly recommend”
Reviewed 21 Sep 2011
Wonderful Holiday had by all in my party of nine age's ranged from 87 - 12mths. The lodge we stayed at was 4 bedroom it had 3 bathrooms to use, lots of space for 2 family's with ease. It was clean and… More
Many thanks for your comments. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay and the accommodation.
“Cosy, neat and has all the amenities you would need. Great place!” We stayed at the cottage house garden around Christmas time and what a great place it is. Denis had the place looking very nice for us and even had Christmas decorations set up which s
“Cottage and location spot on!!” Me and my family spent the last week of the summer holidays at Taunton cottage. The location is perfect nestled up a quiet side street with your own gated entrance. Literally 1 minute walk and you are at the heart of sw
A clean comfertable home perfect location
Everything available to make your stay comfy and stress free
Beautifully looked after comfertable and clean
Home from home adding luxury a… More
“beautiful.” have just come back from a week at Love-lee.beautiful quirky cottage.took our two puppy staffs with us.was made to feel very welcome by di and alan. liked the little touches,like the welcome pack.fantastic.you've done yourselves proud wit
“Lovely cottage” Lovely cottage in a great location, very convenient for York centre, we used the park and ride at monks cross shopping centre which is only a 10 minute drive away. Very spacious well equipped cottage. Thank you Suzanne.
The accomodation was well maintained and in very good order.
The large kitchen/dining area is very usefull and has plenty of
cupboard space and is also weel stocked with plates/bowls and glasware.
“Lovely Cottage In Great Countryside Location”
Reviewed 7 Jul 2016
Just realised it's been a year since we were at this beautiful cottage and suddenly went OMG don't think I left a review - apologies. Truly is a great place to stay whilst visiting York and surroundin… More
“Location, location, location!”
Reviewed 14 May 2015
This is a lovely cottage located off the main road in countryside, it is a great distance for day trips in to York by car or bus, also for outlet centres for retail therapy!
Well decorated and very c… More
“Beautifully well-kept and welcoming cottage in a great location” Calm and quiet in a great location in the lovely Devon countryside, within easy reach of main routes and towns. Nuthatch was well equipped, very well presented, clean and homely - a deli
We went for a short break. We were more than happy with the house, it was great, so clean and modern. There was so many personal touches to make you feel at home.
It is situated in a very quiet lo… More
Reviewed 23 Aug 2011
This cottage is relatively new, and a lot of time and effort has gone into it. It is accessed via a cycle path so it is a little out of the way but is in a fantastic location. There is alot of outsi… More
Thank you for your positive comments. It's great to know that you all had such a good holiday.
“Excellent would certainly return” The location is very great between Ashbourne and Matlock. We really enjoyed a walk around Ilam and dovedale.
The cottage itself is lovely, everything you need if you want to stay in and cook for yourself. The cottag
“Beautiful holiday home” We were blown away by how lovely this place was. Everything was so modern and every little detail was well thought out. The owners were very nice and met us on the 1st day to show us about the house. The jacuzzi bath and fancy
“Mrs” Lovely stay
Cottage is finished to a high standard and the farm land surrounding is stunning. Enclosed field available for safe dog walks. Amale parking (6 cottages in a row)
Really well thought out
And Nicola and her husband who own th
“Excellent Value, well equipped.” A very comfortable and well equipped cottage. The owners were very helpful. Close to Faversham town centre and a supermarket, which was handy..
(We have booked again)
“Very comfortable, great hosts, perfect base to travel Kent!”
Reviewed 23 Jan 2013
We stayed at this property in September/October 2012. The entire experience was great! The owners of the property were wonderful to deal with and made every effort to accommodate our needs. We were … More
“Value for money!”
Reviewed 7 Jul 2016
Our family (2 adults and one child, age 9) stayed here during the last week in June 2016. The cottage has everything you could ask for when it comes to amenities. It was also clean, comfortable and go… More
Thank you Jonas. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We're sorry about the parking. There is generally space even if not immediately in front of the door.
“Lovely cottage, excellent location, would return again”
Reviewed 29 Jun 2013
We rented the cottage for a week in school half term holiday. The cottage was very comfortable and suited all our needs. Large fridge/freezer, coffee pot and dishwasher - my husbands needs were met! … More
“dream location” amazing cottage fully equipped with everything, stunning views from the balcony fields to the back and the sea to the side.
massive garden which our dog loved, 10 minute walk to the beach, milk and welsh cakes on arrival.
We stayed at this cottage for a week last October and it probably was the best place we've stayed in wales, let alone Pembrokeshire.
The cottage was a very short drive to the beach or if you love … More
Thank you for coming in October. Each month has a precious quality. In October I love the long beach walks with so few people, the vibrant display of heather on the mountains, The streaks of low light and sunsets over the sea, the baby seals seen from the cliffs and log fires at home.
“Peaceful, comfortable and in a beautiful part of the world.”
Reviewed 12 Feb 2013
We stayed at this lovely cottage during the coldest time of the year so far. With the snow covering the fields and mountain behind and the stunning clear views over Newport bay out of the window it wa… More
Thanks for coming in winter. There are special moments in the rare times of snow. One wants to take a ton of photos as the light can be amazingly clear, with stark long shadows and subtlety in colour and hue. An exciting time and cozy at home with the log fire and heating under your control.
“cottage of delights”
Reviewed 5 Dec 2012
A lovely place - warm and welcoming and so well designed - and somehow being there is totally relaxing. Love being able to go for wonderful walks from the door, and having the coast and the hills wit… More
Thanks for sharing your wonderful relaxing experience. it certainly is a treat to go for so many walks to mountain and sea from the cottage.It has been designed with relaxing in mind and getting sun all day, and having wonderful views to the sea, beach, and mountain. So glad that you liked it. Welcome back.
“Lovely cottage in nice setting” Very nice cottage in a small village. Clean and well equipped. Nice and friendly host.
The home made cake was a pleasent suprise! Very nice! Together with fresh eggs!
For us it was a lovely stay, very relaxing.
Great little cottage, ideal for a quite weekend for two. Spotlessly clean and well presented. A friendly welcome from the owners. Well located for looking around this lovely area. Great local pub for … More
“Perfect place for a peaceful getaway”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2014
We had a lovely time at Townend Cottage and can't rate it highly enough - it was really well equipped, immaculately clean, comfortable and had a lovely feel. The welcome pack with local eggs was a lo… More
“Brilliant Cottage, wonderful village, great location. Delightful !!!!!”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2014
This is the most delightful holiday cottage I have ever stayed in, it is clean, cosy, picture perfect!! the location is fantastic, with a lovely quaint little pub in the village, which serves real ale… More
“Well equipped character cottage.” Great location, cottage is central in the town with good walks directly from the doorstep. Very clean, well equipped and spacious cottage. However, two negatives: home entertainment system needs updating, as not every
I stayed at Carr Cottage for one week with my two friends and my daughter. We had a great stay! The cottage is very comfortable, clean and very well equipped. It is only a ten-minute walk to the town … More
Thank you for your review.
We're glad that you enjoyed your stay at the cottage.
“Warm & Comfortable well equipped cottage”
Reviewed 13 Mar 2013
Lovely to arrive to a warm cottage on a freezing day. Cottage very well equipped, bedrooms good size & comfy beds. Ideal for our dog, great walks straight from cottage. Loads of information in cottage… More
Thank you for your review. Sadly we no longer accept pets at the cottage. The drive is , indeed quite a challenge to reverse back along, at times, but with practice it's achievable! There is parking on the road outside if you can't face it!
Hope to see you again soon.
“Cozy, comfy and smashing”
Reviewed 27 Feb 2013
My fella and our pup stayed for 3 snowy days and had a very nice stay. Very quiet, comfortable and Helen was a delight to plan our stay with.
Stayed here a year ago too and both times it has been brilliant. Good size place for two people to stay in, really comfy bed / sofas and everything neat, tidy and generally good quality.
The surrou… More
thanks rob, perhaps see you again, very welcome
“Lovely, lovely, lovely - cannot praise too highly”
Reviewed 10 Oct 2013
What a lovely cottage and what a lovely place to stay.
We went ostensibly for the Severn Valley Railway Autumn Gala as the cottage is well placed to access Bridgnorth and the line generally, but had… More
“Comfortable, spacious & good quality”
Reviewed 27 May 2013
Stayed for 5 nights, found the cottage very clean and comfortable with a huge bedroom & bathroom. All the equipment & bedding was good quality & everywhere was tastefully furnished. Beautiful views fr… More
thank you for your comments, i am glad you enjoyed your stay, please remember us and come again
Location is great with stunning views towards Bodium village, it is the perfect spot for a stress-free holiday... and so quiet. Great for country walks. There is everything you could want in the cotta… More
Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us.
Terrie and Sharon
Reviewed 17 Oct 2016
We stayed at number 2 Coopers Cottage for the weekend as it was a Ruby wedding anniversary for my parents, we had booked it for the whole family (6 people and two babies).
What can I say ....it was fa… More
Thank you we are delighted your celebrations were enjoyable and that the cottage suited your group.
We look forward to welcoming you back.
“Home from home”
Reviewed 13 Dec 2016
Wonderful weekend in a beautiful cottage. Very welcoming with everything you could hope for already provided. Including home made cake!… More
Thank you. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay.
“Delightful welcoming cottage.” It was an absolute delight to turn the key and step into this charming cottage. Hilary is a fantastic host. She preempted many of our needs and ensured we were comfortable with everything. The kitchen was modern and wel
We booked this cottage because it was in a handy location to visit our relatives. Once we arrived we realised that it offered a lovely place to escape to and that Biggar is a lovely place to walk aro… More
Thank you for this and also for your kind comments in the visitors book in the cottage. I'm so pleased that both Ferniehaugh itself and Biggar as a location was a success and shall look forward to seeing you again in the future!
“Beautiful cosy cottage”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2014
Beautiful cottage, warm and cosy, lovely log burner. Kitchen is very well equipped & bed really comfortable. Beams are great feature. I would highly recommend this cottage to anyone who wants a relaxi… More
“The best of the best”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2014
The wee house in Biggar is as good as it gets - excellent facilities - very clean - very comfortable bed - all the accessories you could want with a very well appointed kitchen and comfortable front r… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review and we are really delighted that you enjoyed it so much. As you are the first ever guests to stay at the house, it is really important to know that we have got it right. I'm especially pleased you enjoyed the bed - it's such a major factor in the success of a stay away from home! We hope very much u will be back soon and look forward to seeing you next time!
“A wonderful place to stay, fantastic for family celebrations.” I hired this place to celebrate my father's 80th birthday with family and believe we could not have found anywhere better. The property was perfectly maintained containing everything you r
“Fabulous accommodation with a great welcome, it was just perfect.”
Reviewed 27 Jul 2014
This is a fabolous accommodation, great space both inside and out. The gardens are beautiful and private. The bedrooms are well presented, spacious and comfortable. The living areas very homely and th… More
Reviewed 21 Jul 2014
We booked The Grange for my sons Graduation , myself my husband and our 4 children aged 23,21,20 and 17. There was plenty of room and everything you needed was to hand. We all slept well thanks to th… More
“Amazing luxurious home from home”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2014
What a fantastic find! We needed accomodation for 6 adults and 2 children in the Cawthorne area to attend a family wedding. Could not have been better.
We had very good communication from Hilary from… More