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.
“Lovely cottage with great views” Stayed at Fairybank cottage, great setting for walking, very homely, fabulous views. Doug was very helpful. Good position for exploring the Peak District. Would consider staying again in the future. Would recommend to
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Large family cottage overlooking Morecambe Bay, It has four spacious bedrooms two bathrooms and a ground floor WC. It has a large lounge and din …see more
The Milking Parlour is one of seven non-smoking pet free properties at Cotterill Farm. Milking Parlour is ground floor cottage on one level . main bedroom double bed , second being a single. bathroom with large walk in shower ,jack n Jill doors to both bedrooms , …see more
“A beautiful place to stay, with lots to do for kids and adult” 39 old court is a beautiful place to stay, it's on a lovely site which offers lots to do for kids and adults and is very friendly and peaceful. 39 old court itself is lovely and clean, and
Booking was simple and without fuss. The property was very clean and well equipted. The furnishings were good and the bed was very comfortable. Location was perfect for exploring the coast and moors. … More
Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay.
“A bit disopointed”
Reviewed 26 Jun 2016
When in cottage very dark as lots of trees and smelt damp club house poor not always open so not good… More
Unfortunately, during this stay the weather was particularly poor for June. We have had no other reports of darkness/damp or problems with clubhouse opening..
“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
“delightful holiday home” We really enjoyed our short family break and found the cottage to be very comfortable and the owners very helpful. It is in a lovely peaceful spot,( great looking out on the water watching the swans in the morning, ) but only
“Fabulous views from every window of this lovely cottage” Crinan is an historic basin (haven) where the sea meets a canal that was named Scotland's most beautiful short cut. We were able to watch all manner of craft coming and going inlcuding a Clyde P
Stayed in Seaview cottage with my partner, 3 year old son and my inlaws. Very busy break made really easy by the well equipped and laid out cottage. I have stayed in a listed building before and the… More
“Excellent location but cottage looking tired.”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2016
Had a great time and weather fine. Seafood amazing. Cottage was in a fantastic location but could have been more comfortable and wouldn't recommend living spaces for more than two people. … More
“Wonderful break” We enjoyed a wonderful 3 night stay at The Lodge. It has been beautifully renovated and is very homely. The open plan kitchen/living/dining area had all that we needed (kitchen well equipped) and the good-sized bedroom offered plenty
“Great relaxed week in lovely location and comfortable surroundings”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2013
We really enjoyed our stay. The Lodge offered every facility that we needed. It is newly built and equipped well presented. Andrew and Carol were very welcoming and on hand to help without being intr… More
“Brilliant Love to go back anytime.” We he had a great break away although it was only for four days, its was so relaxing, The Low Barn was wonderful with everything we ever needed. Quality of the barn facilities were great and the owner very helpful
A well equipped, very clean hide-away for two. WiFi worked well.
Good location for Lincoln and surrounding areas.
Would definitely consider staying again.… More
Thanks for your review. We're delighted you enjoyed yourselves.
“Cozy and comfortable”
Reviewed 17 Sep 2012
We had a fantastic time, the cottage was exactly as shown, cozy and clean, very well presented. Everything was provided that we could need, towels and linen - even salt! It is newly refurbished and … More
Delighted you found everything to your taste. Hope you consider a return visit.
“Excellent accommodation in good location.”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2012
Lovely 1 bedroom accommodation in good location for Lincoln city, the wolds and lincolnshire coast. This accommodation had everything we required for self-catering weekend break and was in excellent o… More
So glad you enjoyed it. Look forward to seeing you again in the future.
“Lovely quaint little cottage” Had a great few days staying at the cottage. Spotlessly clean and everything you need provided for us. Great location if you don't mind traffic noise. Lovely courtyard would be brilliant if it was enclosed and had an out
“A clean well appointed little cottage for a short stay, close to amenities and representing good value for money”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2016
The cottage had everything you would want for a short stay with all the comforts of home at a reasonable price. The kitchen, bathroom, lounge and bedroom were all very clean and comfortable and the h… More
Seventeenth century timber-framed cottage for up to four guests plus infant, in secluded private hamlet, only 200 metres from world renowned Anne Hathaway's cottage. Secluded garden, private parking, all linen and towels, central heating, wood burning stove, free wi-fi …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,
Pickle Cottage lies in the heart of the Kentish countryside, a mile outside the picturesque town of Tenterden, close to the historic port of Rye and Bodiam, Sissinghurst and Leeds Castles. Perfect for a weekend retreat with Nespresso coffee machine, WiFi connection. …see more
“Well worth a stay, excellent all round” A first class retreat in a beautiful location. The owners are very welcoming and even leave a breakfast of local produce and cake when you arrive. The open fire is cosy. The accommodation is very well maintain
“Lovely character cottage in a beautiful location, we would move here if we could!” Lovely larger than average cottage in a picturesque location, close to eateries and specialised local shops tea rooms etc. I travelled with my husband two children aged
“a caracteristic spacious historic home in a beautiful village”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2016
The rooms are nicely decorated and well cared. For a family of 6 people, it is very nice that there are several rooms on the ground floor. The garden is quiet and offers a nice view on the roofs of th… More
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
Lovely and warm. Very comfortable. Beautiful area. We had a lovely time here. Travelled with husband and four little children. All well catered for. Thank you x… More
Many thanks for taking the time to do a review. I am glad that you had a lovely time.
“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
“Lovely cottage and perfect quiet location - all we needed” The cottage is located metres away from the local pub which was great for us as it meant we could pop in and get to know some of the locals (all very friendly and welcoming, and eager to share
Great accommodation, clean and very comfortable. Really appreciated welcome pack and all local information. Central base for walks in hills, Forrest and Lochs. Will be certain to return to cottage. Th… More
Reviewed 14 Nov 2016
A fabulous little home away from home. This cottage was clean and came equipped with all that you need. Such a great feeling as soon as we walked in the door to find such a prize. Thoroughly enjoyed o… More
Reviewed 15 Jul 2016
I spent 4 nights in Abbey Green in early July 2016 for a family holiday (with my wife and toddler). As most past reviews state it is a lovely touch to have a large home-made cake waiting on you, whic… More
“Wonderful holiday in an amazing cottage” Found this cottage last minute for our get away to the mountains. We were extremely happy with the cottage, it was lovely and bright modern cottage with a lovely rustic feel. It was spotlessly clean, and we wer
The cottage was lovely and just right for two people. There was an option of using a wood burning stove if it got cold and there was everything that you needed for a comfortable stay. The owners were … More
Hi It was to meet you both and are so please you enjoyed your stay at the cottage as well as showing you round the lodges on the farm . Looking forward to seeing you back next year best wishes Elaine & Ed Roberts from Snowdonia Holiday Lodges
“Cosy comfortable cottage in an excellent location”
Reviewed 1 Aug 2015
From first contact to farewell, the owners Ed and Elaine were really friendly and helpful, even to the extent of dropping in some firelighters and wood so we could light the log burner when the weathe… More
Hi We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay in 4 hen Tan Rhiw. We will be there with the allen key without delay to tighten up the bed!!! and new knives will be sort plus baking trays it is great to get this kind of feed back as we want all of our guests to enjoy their stay. The cottage is aimed at couples and we do allow pets within reason.We welcome all returing guests back with a 10%discount when booking direct with us. Many thanks once again for the fantastic feed back.
Elaine & Ed from snowdonia holiday lodges
“Wonderful family break in sweet Beaminster” We had a fantastic stay here with our young family (a 3 year old and a baby). The accommodation is completely toddler/baby-friendly, very beautiful and really well looked after and Jo and Nick were extremely
Self catering cottage convenient to Coast Castles and countryside
Pet friendly (dogs charged at £18 per week or part week)
Ideal base for walkers
Abundant Wildlife badgers birds otters
Bathrooms both floors
4 star rating
Near Berwick-upon-Tweed, Cornh …see more
“Mrs” Absolutely loved the Bothy. Peaceful and charming. Everything you could possibly need. Would highly recommend for a relaxing holiday. Lovely bottle of wine from the owners Keith and Christine, which was a nice touch. Will definitely go again.
The cottage was lovely and cosy in a peaceful location with beautiful views. Ideal for exploring the area and coast. We felt completely relaxed and renewed by our stay. We were made most welcome by ou… More
Thank you for your kind and positive review. We hope we see you both again in the future. Kindest Regards Keith and Christine
“Great location” Lovely clean cottage very well presented. Would definitely return and have no problem recommending this lovely little house to any one. It has one draw back and that is the kitchen is very tiny, making cooking a little bit of a challen
The cottage itself is a beautiful place that's well maintained and in a really handy location for the village. We went with my 7yr old daughter too and she loved the thatched roof and easy access to … More
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
A love cottage with a lovely garden in a wonderful town. Very comfortable throughout but being a tall Person I did have to watch my head… More
“Wonderful stay in cosy cottage”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2012
Recently stayed on August bank holiday. Cottage well located for castle, beaches etc.. Loved the cottage and decorated well with thoughtful items such as ipod dock radio in bedroom. Nice and clean. Ow… More
“Lovely comfortable cottage!” This cottage is in a wonderful location right in the middle of a very nice village with lots of little shops to explore and some nice walking from the door. Forge View is comfortable and clean and has every amenity you co
“Excellent cottage in a good location - very welcoming”
Reviewed 28 Sep 2012
There is no Wi fi available but there is in the pub a few doors away. The parking could be an issue as people park on the double yellow lines in front of the property. Other than these two things the … More
Small compact garden cottage recently renovated to a high contemporary standard, set in beautiful gardens overlooking the National Trust valley,only 10mins walk to the most unspoilt beach on this coast and 3mins to join the Welsh coastal path. Ideal for short breaks for …see more
“Beautiful cottage” This cottage is beautifully decorated and meticulously clean.The beds are the best I have slept in with a rental property.The cottage is central but far enough away from the main noise of the town.Debra the owner couldn't be more he
The cottage is beautiful. It's well appointed and spotless and is ideally located for shops, bars and exploring the lakes. There is off road parkng which was handy and although its only a five minute … More
“Sunny and Central”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2013
The cottage was really lovely, lots of charm and recently renovated to a very high spec. For families with young children it is perfect as there is a brilliant park practically next door complete with… More
“More than expected”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2016
A lovely spacious cottage a real home from home. Great location. And well equipped. Rooms were lovely spacious and comfortable beds. … More
“Living the English country life” Absolutely gorgeous thatched cottage set in 15 acres of parkland in the quiet little settlement of Higham. Warm and cosy, good wi-fi and a terric welcome pack of goodies awaited our arrival. Beautiful and well maintain
“Wonderful house in a wonderful location.” The Longhouse was everything we had hoped for, and more. The owners had provided so many extras to make our stay special, from the welcome pack to the generous supply of towels for the hot tub. It was like a
“Nice cottage” We spent 3 nights in this well equipped cottage.
The owner gave Us easy directions to the property and made us feel very welcome , with lovely flowers, chocolates, tea, coffeee, milk and biscuits, which was a lovely touch, so we could
“Perfect Cottage” A great location to stay with a gastropub practically on the doorstep. The cottage has everything you need - and then some ! The owners are nearby, very friendly and helpful. We will certainly return and recommend this to our friends
“Wonderful cottage in a lovely village - a little gem'”
Reviewed 8 Feb 2016
It's lovely to find owners which are trying to do the right thing - the cottage itself was great but in addition to that it was clean, had all the crockery, pots and pans that you require and on top o… More
Thanks so much for your review and we really look forward to seeing you again.
“Lovely comfortable cottage” Wow.. was what we said when we arrived at Tugella Cottage.. a lovely size garden, very private and safe for the children to play. Inside a very well decorated clean tidy cottage. The kitchen was very well equipped with high
When we arrived at Tugella cottage we were very surprised by the fact that it felt bigger than it looked on the website.
Beds were made up and towels provided. The cream tea provided was very welcome… More
Thank you for your kind comments. We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay.
We stayed with our 5 year old daughter during the back end of half term. The new owners of the property hadn't long taken over but were friendly and eager to optimise our enjoyment of the property. … More
We really appreciate the review comments. We are also acting on additional feedback provided by this guest in order to further enhance the property and our service.
“A charming cottage in a beautiful and peaceful location”
Reviewed 14 Jan 2015
We had a family break here just after Christmas two couples and our toddler. From the moment we booked the owners were helpful and accommodating. The cottage itself is set in a lovely courtyard and is… More
Thank you for your very kind comments
Reviewed 12 Oct 2014
Really nice accommodation in a great location. Owners where lovely and very helpful. Cottage itself is stunning and very clean. … More
We really appreciate the feedback, and the very kind comments.
Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Crianlarich
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Beach / lakeside relaxation
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“A beautiful base to explore and see some of the most amazing scenery.” My family and I (husband, 15 and 12 year old) spent 3 nights at Curlew cottage and wish we could have stayed more. The cottage itself is furnished to a high standard, comfortable,
Mangle cottage is not only beautiful but has everything you could possibly need. So much thought has gone in to every little detail and the garden and views are magnificent.. The area has so much to o… More
Thank you so very much for your very kind words and review, we hope we will be able to welcome you back to stay with us on another occassion in the future, kindest regards
“Lovely stay ”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2016
Had a great few days at this wonderful cottage. Felt at home straight away and the cottage had everything you could want.… More
Thank You , Im so pleased you enjoyed your stay and I hope we can welcome you both back to stay at Mangle Cottage in the non too distant future, Kindest .regards Elaine
“Excellent location, fabulous views” This cottage is situated in a quiet, peaceful location but within easy access to the A1 road which means you can visit various places of interest very easily.
The cottage is well equipped and despite being semi-d
Loved our time at the cottage, it was very relaxing and homely. The cottage was very clean and had everything we needed. It is a short drive to Alnwick and has a lovely local pub with amazing food!
Thank you so much for your review. Come back soon for more amazing food :-)
“Excellent cottage and location.”
Reviewed 13 Jan 2014
Just had a weekend at inglenook cottage and its hard to know where to start. Excellent tranquil location with cottage in its own grounds with walks from the doorstep and coastal views of Bamburgh Cast… More
Reviewed 8 Dec 2013
Lovely cottage in a fantastic location, around 15 mins North of Alnwick. Log fire was perfect for the winter season. Would highly recommend.… More
“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
“Wonderful cottage for a quick break” We stayed at Rose Cottage for a week and we found it to be a wonderful place. The cottage itself has been decorated to a high standard and it was very warm, especially since the weather was quite cold. We really en
Fantastic stay at Cottemore Farm, the hosts Piers and Sue made us welcome throughout our stay, we had our 2 Rottwiellers with us and they were just as welcome (they are well behaved by the way). The f… More
Reviewed 28 May 2013
We stayed at Rose cottage for 5 nights in May. We were looking for somewhere we could relax and recuperate in a beautiful peaceful setting while having all the comforts of home and we found it in Rose… More
“Greta place for a cosy break for 2”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2013
We had a lovely stay at Rose cottage. The cottage itself was well kept and had everything we needed. The welcome basket was very useful on our first evening and it was lovely to be able to collect fre… More
Hodgehay Cottage is a charming Quaker cottage built at the start of the 20th Century. It has been lovingly restored, retaining many period features, to give you a comfortable and cosy home from home. …see more
“Perfect , comfortable ,traditional Cotswold cottage .” Spent a lovely last minute weekend at The Cottage. Convenient location as walking distance to train station. Ideally placed for family get together, as we are all spread around the country. It wa
Delightful character filled cottage. Great location in the Cottswolds. Perfect for exploring within in the town or as a base to explore nearby attractions. Very well equiped including ectras .… More
“Absolutely gorgeous cottage with the perfect balance between old and new”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2012
I usually never leave reviews but we just had such an amazing time in Morton-in-Marsh staying in this fabulous little cottage I had to tell everyone about it! So for us the cottage was perfectly situa… More