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.
“Wonderful house in a beautiful area” We have just returned from a few days break at this beautiful house over New Year. It was the first time that the whole of my family have got together in one place at one time.
What a fantastic house and set in su
“A wonderful period property prepared for modern day living”
Reviewed 7 Jul 2015
Such a breath-taking house made such a fantastic stay!
From the moment you drive up to the front door until you climb into one of the huge comfortable beds at night, you are amazed by this wonderful … More
“This house is amazing”
Reviewed 8 Apr 2015
We stayed at Dumcrieff house for my daughters hen weekend. It was perfect in every way. I would highly recommend it and will definitely book it again. We all had a fantastic time and went into Moff… More
“Fantastic house with 5 star quality for a great weekend away with friends.”
Reviewed 10 Mar 2015
Fantastic house for a group weekend away. Beautifully decorated inside with 5 star quality and finishings. Will definitely go back.… More
“Picture perfect weekend away” We had a wonderful stay at Yew Tree Farmhouse, made even better by a good spell of weather, although it's the kind of house which you would happily lock yourself away in and stay by the fire.
We were all lost for words
A very comfortable house to stay in. It is well furnished without being fussy, and there is plenty of room for a large group of friends and their dogs. Once the fires are lit, it feels very homely and… More
“Wonderful house, plenty of space, perfect location for long walks”
Reviewed 5 Dec 2012
We booked this weekend for a birthday celebration on the first weekend in December, and the house was perfect for our four families (14 in total plus a labrador). The 6 teenagers had the top floor, wi… More
“Perfect location, atmosphere & farmhouse!”
Reviewed 1 Nov 2012
I booked Yew Tree farmhouse for my sister's hen weekend and there were 16 of us altogether. We spent a lot of time at the house with the log fires going in each room, and there was always enough room … More
“Fabulous family weekend!” We booked Easter House of Ross for the weekend for my birthday. We thought it looked great online - & it didn't disappoint! It is such a lovely big house & very spacious. There were 11 of us, & 2 dogs, & there was plenty of s
Great house for staying near the festival but also for relaxing after! We had a great time and were welcomed on arrival. The rooms were great and the house slept 12 comfortably. The only problem we ha… More
A new shower has been fitted, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay!
“Great base for a Hen weekend”
Reviewed 26 Aug 2016
We stayed at Easter House of Ross for a long weekend Hen do. The scenery and drive up was beautiful! The house looked much bigger in person, the lounge and kitchen/ diner were huge and easily accommod… More
“Dig dirt and dirty !!! house”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2016
The house has not seen polish for months !!! The place needs a good deep clean ! The garden has dog dirt on it ! So please don't think you can use the grass ! The house was left cleaner in departure !… More
“Amazing place” Booked the manor for the weekend for my partners 30th! We had such an amazing time! The house and grounds were lovely. We are looking to book again for next summer! I would definitely recommend booking this place!
“Nice old manor house” The property appealed to us as we holiday once a year with the family, 6 adults and 4 children, so we need lots of space and Plas Hen gave us that. Plenty of room for the kids to play away from the adults. The bedrooms were very
This is the third time I have been lucky enough to stay at Plas Hen. We go there with friends, sometimes as a lads weekend, and sometimes with partners. The adventure starts as you crest the high pass… More
“Fantastic house for a weekend of fun” We booked this house for 26 of us, we had plans to go out but we didn't need to, it was like self contained village! Fantastic house, fantastic location ( when we did go for dinner), everything you need is provide
We rented this house for my sister's hen do and it was perfect. The house is absolutely beautiful, it was a pleasure exploring all the different rooms! It's very well furnished with a lovely courtyard… More
“Perfect Birthday Weekend with Friends”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2017
We had a group of 22 of us stay at the Old Neptune for my 30th Birthday weekend and it was the perfect setting! The house offered everything we needed to the point where we barely needed to leave, an… More
“Characteristic house, exudes warmth and a feeling of coziness.”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2016
We were 26 adults who fit into this fabulous house perfectly. It was spacious enough so we were not on top of each other, but small enough to be able to have the feeling of togetherness. Whether it wa… More
“Beautiful Historic Manor House” It was a pleasure and a privilege to holiday at Ebbingford Manor. Our expectations were exceeded by the quality of this holiday let. The owners Jon and Gina could not have been more welcoming. The location is ideal for
“Suited us 110%!” We were a family party of 12 including six children. The Coach House and Dairy Cottage suited us down to the ground. It was spacious, well-equipped and comfortable. The only glitch was that the electrics were a bit random - lights tha
“This was the holiday house that makes you wish you owned it yourself”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2011
I took my family for a long weekend because I had work locally on the Monday. We found the Coach House online and thought the pictures and explanations looked ok. We are cautious because we have twin … More
“a unique place in a peaceful setting”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2011
A great holiday cottage/home with all the mod cons but loads of character in a peaceful setting. Well equiped kitchen with great dining room. The lounge and sunroom are spacious with a nice log burner… More
“Excellent facilities, lovely house and garden and very welcoming - a great place for an extended family to celebrate.”
Reviewed 2 Nov 2013
Spotlessly clean and with good sized bedrooms. Plenty of indoor activities for all. Great barbecue. Thoroughly recommended. Tip - find out where to get newspapers. Richmond town and castle good to… More
“A House of Charm and Character” A real opportunity to live as Lord and Lady of the Manor.
All of the family loved the experience, and the Grandchildren played hide and seek for the three days that we were there, including several treasure hunts.
Had a brilliant time, owner is really accommodating and the house is set in its own grounds, really private and you don't have to worry about noise when there's loads of you.… More
Thank you for your review. We're really pleased you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you again.
“30th birthday bash”
Reviewed 26 May 2012
A great weekend in some beautiful english countryside, in an old english house!
Perfect for a big group celebrating. Make sure you take a stroll out to Wingfield Manor across the fields, straddling… More
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“Fantastic, warm and relaxing”
Reviewed 1 Dec 2011
I can recomend Oakerthorpe Manor to anyone who is thinking of doing a suprise party for the whole family, kids, teanagers and adults as i did, I live in the Middle East and booked it all on line, the … More
We are extremely pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, we try so hard to give you the best possible experience here, and your kind words are very comforting, knowing that we have given you complete satisfaction during your stay, please do come back and visit us again soon.
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“Fabulous house and facilities” We rented Manor Farm for my partners 50th birthday weekend. It was a family occasion so our group included adults, teenagers and 3 small children. Everybody absolutely loved it, the bedrooms were lovely, the fire in the
I organised this weekend for my boyfriend's 30th birthday in February. I had all of our friends arrive early so that they could surprise him which was amazing. Abi and Luke (the owners) couldn't be mo… More
Thank you Lauren! It was fabulous having you all here in February and we cannot wait to see you again for your second visit! The hot tub will be ready for you with a couple of bottles of fizz too! Don't forget your swimmers!
“Stag accommodation” We stayed at river view for my stag weekend. It was very good and practical. Bob was very helpful in every way. The rooms were spacious, clean and comfortable. Truly a great place to stay for groups in the Swansea area.
“Highly recommended” I have just returned home from a wonderful weekend at Fletchers Hall. Myself and 10 others spent the weekend here for my 30th. Upon arrival there was birthday banners put up and a lovely bottle for us, it was as such a thoughtful t
Fletcher's Hall was inviting, cosy, warm and comfortable in providing accommodation for 5 couples, one single adult, 2 babies, 1 toddler and 1 dog. Travel cots were taken for the babies and there was… More
We have just got back from a fabulous weekend at Fletchers Hall celebrating my husbands 30th Birthday! There were 14 of who stayed and on arrival we were all blown away by the beautiful features, clea… More
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
we hired Fletchers Hall to celebrate my daughters 21st birthday, we had a fabulous weekend with some lovely personal touches from the owners. Its was spotlessly clean & had more than enough equipment… More
Glad you all enjoyed yourselves. Wish you had told me it was for your daughters 21st as I had some special 21st decorations I had been waiting to use
“Fantastic Time had in Magical House” We have stayed at Balinakill on 3 occasions with a large group and each time we have had a wonderful time. The house is set in beautiful grounds which are kept in a very good condition. The House itself blows you
Balinakill really is an amazing place. We travelled via plane, train and automobile to reach our destination and everyone was dumb-struck at just how beautiful the house is.
Our party ranged in age f… More
“amazing house with fantastic garden space.”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2014
A wonderful birthday weekend for a big bunch of friends. The house has plenty of space for everyone staying without feeling on top of each other. Two very big living rooms not to mention the sunroo… More
Reviewed 12 Nov 2013
We stayed here with a group of friends and had a brilliant time. The location of the house is great and there was everything we needed to ensure we all enjoyed ourselves. Ann, the owner, was helpful a… More
“A magnificent place to stay with your family and friends.” We had the time of our lives at Llandrinio Hall. It was a truly magnificent place with fantastic facilities and highly comfortable accommodation. The massive kitchen was conducive to many a fa
This was our second stay at Llandrinio Hall and we were not disappointed. The house keeper is very helpful and friendly and met us upon our arrival. We celebrated a special birthday with our family.… More
“Mrs” Beautiful Hall..lovely grounds..peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. The room had everything we needed for a birthday break for three nights stay in total calm and tranquillity.
We will definitely recommend to others and will be booking again soo
The Royalist Suite at Orton Hall was lovely. The place was relatively clean, the bedding lovely, white and cotton, and the bed was really comfortable. Stephanie was filled with helpful advice and was … More
Reviewed 6 Mar 2014
We had a wonderful stay at the Hall, fascinating building, and would imagine it is fabulous in summer! Very clean, very comfortable, thank you for the welcome pack!… More
Reviewed 11 Feb 2014
Stayed here for wedding anniversary - grand surroundings, very comfortable apartment and fabulous scenery. The apartment was amazing - perfect for a romantic weekend, or just a fancy w/e away. Great w… More
“Perfect for big groups of friends” Just back from an amazing wknd to celebrate my 40th birthday with 6 family's age of kids from 2 up to 14 had a ball plenty of room for everyone....and a lovely welcome pack when we got there even a birthday cake.....
We married in Telford House on 8/10/16 in front of our family and friends. The owners, Chris and Thomas and caretaker Colin made us feel so welcome and helped us every step of the way to make our wedd… More
“Everything we wanted, and more!!”
Reviewed 11 Sep 2016
What an absolutely fabulous place Telford Manor house is. Just returned from a great weekend spent with family to celebrate my in-laws 50th wedding anniversary.
Couldn't have asked for more! How thou… More
Thank you for your review. I note your comments regarding a games room; now where could I put that ??? food for thought!! Best regards, Chris
“Excellent value for money”
Reviewed 8 Nov 2016
Our group consisted of 17 adults, 4 children and 2 dogs and the property was great for everyone. There was plenty of room and all the bedrooms were quiet and each contained a sink and tv and plenty of… More
“Great stay in nice location with lovely hosts” We (4 adults) stayed in Wightfield Manor during a visit to Cheltenham for the horse racing festival. The Fettiplace apartment was perfect for us, with historical and quaint features evident throughout. Ou
The cottage was part of a beautiful manor house set in extensive grounds. We were made to feel very welcome and the owner even took our 5-year-old to feed the ducks and have a go on the swing! The ro… More
“Very Good” This is a great place to go if you're looking to have a nice quiet weekend away. Me and my partner were looking for somewhere to go to relax and get away and this was perfect for that. We stayed in the naseby suite and the first night did p
“fabulous place to stay, peaceful setting, beautiful room”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2014
Stayed here as a birthday treat with my mother in law. We enjoyed the peaceful location, watching squirrels and rabbits in the grounds. The room was beautiful and kitchen very well equipped. Bottle o… More
“Beautiful, relaxing, fun...everything you could possibly need!”
Reviewed 1 Jul 2014
We stayed in the Naseby Suite in May. We needed some rest and recuperation for a couple of days and spent a very restorative weekend recharging the batteries at Orton Hall. It’s an interesting plac… More
“Lovely, spacious accommodation in peaceful, beautiful surroundings” The house is very spacious with a large living room/dining room area, which made it ideal for the the 6 of us to share - it could have easily accommodated more. The kitchen and bedroo
We stayed at Gaddens Manor House for a large extended family gathering, and had a fantastic time. The house and garden are lovely, and the house is situated in the heart of the New Forest with great … More
Caroline thanks for coming to Gaddens so pleased your surprise party went off so well. Chris at Gaddens
“An amazing family break!”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2016
I would like to thank Jayne and Chris for a wonderful 5 day break with my mother and sister in law and six children. The house really was a home from home and we all felt very settled and relaxed ther… More
Copper ( the Labrador)is still talking about the children!!, so pleased you saw all the meteors. Jayne at Gaddens
“Away from the madding crowds in the heart of the countryside, perfect.”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2013
The Gaddens Manor House apartment was perfect for us, 6 adults an 8 year old and two under 15 months. Needing plenty of room the most appealing feature was the gardens and security mainly for the chi… More
The wonderful thing about renting our home in the heart of the New Forest in England,is the meeting of amazing families from the UK and around the world. Jayne & Chris Edwards.
“A wonderful weekend we"ll never forget” We stayed for a long weekend at the beginning of February to celebrate a 50th Birthday. We were extremely excited about having the pleasure of sharing this historical family home & having the opportunity to expe
Great Tangley Manor is a wonderful property in a great location. The gardens are beautiful and the overall stay was a great experience for my family who travelled over from Germany for our wedding. I … More
Reviewed 17 May 2013
We stayed at Great Tangley manor for my husband’s 40th birthday with family - It was amazing - All I could have hoped for and more - The wow factor is really indescribable - Have to see it to believ… More
“Party of 7 (3 bedroom option) - We all love Love LOVED Great Tangley Manor!”
Reviewed 15 Nov 2012
The whole process, from booking, arriving, staying and leaving was easy (well as easy as leaving such a lovely house can be!). Nicho kept us well informed and provided all the information we could pos… More
“Fabulous” The manor house was so special. Entering the grounds was magical and the house was marvellous.
Everything about the house was spectacular. Each room was fab, the kitchen, the bedrooms, etc,
Had a barbecue, played Archery as we took
Hi we checked in and each and everyone one of us went hunting our rooms lol.
Positive: Nice big house, very very quite area, great views all round the house. Great rooms and bathrooms aswell, nice… More
“Excellent stay for big groups” I booked Burton Manor for a stag weekend and it worked out really well. Although very clean the property's not in the best condition but that didn't bother us because we just wanted to relax and enjoy some food and drink
21 of us had an awesome weekend in the West Wing of Burton Manor! It was the ideal set up, complete with games room and outdoor patio for the BBQ!
Big thanks to Keren, the house manager, for helping … More
“Great house, great location, highly recommended”
Reviewed 27 May 2014
A large group of ladies stayed here for a hen weekend - the house was lovely, great facilities, very clean and all that you would need including a lovely terrace to drink your champagne on in the afte… More
“Excellent property and Location”
Reviewed 31 Mar 2014
Clean, well equiped excellent large accomodation, close to town and with easy reach of all amenaties, tesco just round the corner. I would highly recommend using this this for ethier a big family gat… More
“Great Scottish getaway” A home from home, lovely house with a pretty garden, near the beach, well kitted out for cooking big meals. Close to the Dumfries biking trails. If the weather misbehaves it's a pleasant place to chill out. The service on booki
What a place! On approach, the first time, it is like driving up to your own stately home!
Inside it is cosy and comfy. Lovely wood burning stove and all the comforts of your own home! We were th… More
“Fantastic break with friends on the south coast of Scotland”
Reviewed 2 Feb 2013
Great long weekend to get away from the city with a group of friends - we have stayed here 3 times now. The property is a good balance of character and convenience, a great old building, always immacu… More