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 Weekend Away” Perfect for weekend away with family for birthday celebrations. Clean, comfy and warm. Lots of room for everyone to have their space and games room was a bonus for evening entertainment. Pet friendly. Stunning views of the
“Relaxing rural / city break” Very pleasant accommodation, clean tidy, good facilities. Incredibly comfortable beds. Friendly and very helpful owners. Plenty of local walking and close to the Peaks, and yet 15 minutes from Sheffield city centre.
“Beautiful house in amazing location!” We were a group of 13 girls in our 30's away for a weekend get together. The house is beautiful and the hot tub was such a treat at the end of each day. Michelle, the host was very helpful leading up to the stay a
“Great cottage - except for the showers!” Stayed here for a walking weekend with friends and it's in a brilliant spot with stunning views, especially if you are lucky with the weather as we were.
We like to cook as a group and found the kitchen really
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
“Fabulous house perfect setting” 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 setting is amazing to w
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.
“Really comfortable, well equipped house in great location”
Reviewed 8 Nov 2014
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. Great … More
“Beautiful cannot fault it” Myself, my fiance our daughter and two friends stayed here for a week from the 28th of Dec until the 4th of Jan. We had an absolutely fantastic time even though we spent a whole day without power, a road collapsing at one si
“Peaceful & relaxing” Well appointed property in a nice rural setting .. Has everything you need for all the family and plenty of space to play outside .. Only 20 mins drive from York .. We have family nearby and will be recommending this accoomodation
Brilliant, had a very warm welcome from friendly hosts, every effort had been made to make our stay relaxing and enjoyable. The property was clean and tidy with everything we needed and more. It was o… More
“A stunning location, property equipped to the highest level! A++”
Reviewed 29 May 2013
I stayed at Oliver Farm prior to a group getaway to Amsterdam, friends of mine being based in and around York. Not only was the property easy to find, quiet and beautifully decorated, it provided a r… More
“Lovely for a short break... wish it was longer”
Reviewed 30 Oct 2016
Had a fantastic time and the Annex is lovely. Very peaceful and comfortable, will definitely look to book it again.… More
“A home from home. Simply stunning!” I stayed at Glan-y-Morfa with my family over Christmas and honestly could not fault it as a place to stay. The property has been done up beautifully and is incredibly well equipped. The location is perfect with stun
If you are looking for the perfect holiday retreat in peaceful and tranquil surroundings then this is the farmhouse to book. The owners have put an enormous amount of thought and effort into making th… More
We are so glad that you all had such an enjoyable stay and hope to see you again.
“A very comfortable stay in a stunning part of the world.” We had a lovely stay at Archie's Farmhouse. There is everything a family could need and plenty of space for two small children in the house and garden behind. The two bathrooms added to the c
“Clean, elegantly furnished, well-equipped-the best kind of self catering experience.”
Reviewed 3 Feb 2014
The house was spacious, practical and clean. It had a fresh feel and a contemporary interior. Stunning location. Lots to do in rain or sun. Rock-pooling, walks, picnics, swimming and visiting local at… More
“Gorgeous little cottage in most fantastic position”
Reviewed 3 Feb 2014
We had such a great stay here. 3 nights in a really comfortable cottage. Everything we needed in cottage. Really easy with children. Friendly and helpful owners. Stunning views over the water and… More
“A Wonderful Get-Away-From-It-All Holiday Location” We were three generations of a family ranging from 57 to 5 months. It was an ideal spot for all - for the adults to relax and unwind and enjoy quality family time - and for our grandson who could pla
“Excellent holiday cottage” Probably the best equipped holiday home we've stayed in! Spacious with everything we could need in the kitchen as well as lots of towels and games & dvds. Lovely peaceful location, good walks for dogs and children, but clo
“Peaceful” A lovely place to stay, very well equipped. Beautiful views and so peaceful. Local pubs within one mile drive, food at a reasonable price with a good choice. Do need to take basic supplies. tea coffee etc but apart from that a lovely place t
“Great accommodation in a tranquil rural setting” Grove Fort was a great base for us. We stayed a week, and enjoyed great weather throughout. The farmhouse was a lovely place to return to each evening - homely, lots of room and beautifully decorated wi
Lovely house with all the mod cons. Very clean and tastefully presented. Friendly helpful couple run the property and were so pleasant to deal with.
Nice rural location. We had to use our GPS to fin… More
Thank you very much for your lovely comments. We are sorry you had trouble finding us. We know we are off the beaten track but with GPS or Google directions, we hope it is not too difficult to locate us. We look forward to your return visit. Thank you!
“Best self catering holiday in Cornwall” We had a wonderful time,The Old Farmhouse was ideal,large and spacious with all your requirements for self catering. The hosts Patrick and Tracey were there if you needed them and very helpful in recommending pl
“Fantastic house and garden,beautiful location for family celebration holiday” Owner was extremely helpful, all facilities excellent ,bedrooms and beds extremely comfortable. Kitchen had every convenience ,plenty of crockery ,glasses, cutlery and good
Gorgeous house, every room beautifully presented. Stunning kitchen and dining room. Fabulous open fire for cosy evenings. Having Lydford Gorge right next door was a real bonus, as was the hot-tub! Lov… More
We agree having Lydford Gorge at the bottom of the garden is fabulous and Dartmoor is also only a couple of hundred yards from the front gate - perfect for walking, cycling or riding.
“A great value house for large groups, you won't be disappointed!”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2013
We stayed in Whitelady House for my friends hen weekend and it was just perfect. The whole house is beautifully presented, with plenty of space and a wonderful dining room. All of the bedrooms are a r… More
“Great venue, lovely location and a fantastic host!” The venue was great, location fantastic and the hostess couldn't do enough for us. Extra bonus to have a hot tub too, although the weather meant that we were reluctant to use it as much as we might h
“Everything we were looking for and more besides.”
Reviewed 18 Mar 2012
Fabulous scenery, great welcome, wonderful facilities and so so much more. Mountain studios provided exactly the accommodation I was looking for as a surprise for my partner. With spectacular views an… More
Reviewed 18 Aug 2011
We had the most fantastic time at Beudy Mawr. The farmhouse was beautifully clean and the fresh bread, eggs and wine went down a treat on arrival. When we were finally able to get our two teenagers … More
“A true hideaway”
Reviewed 9 May 2011
We stayed here for easter week 2011, with our son who is 11yrs. I cannot say enough about the stay, from the moment we arrived till we left, we felt welcome and well looked after, our hosts couldnt ha… More
“Great family accommodation” Our extended family rented all four cottages and the farmhouse to attend a wedding. It was lovely. A great location and Michelle and Sue were so very helpful and accommodating. We had a few changes of who slept where but no
We rented this farmhouse to celebrate my aunts 70th birthday. There was more than enough space for all 14 of us. The kitchen and rest of the property was well equipped and the owners have thought of… More
Thank you so much for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again soon.