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 Comfortable Stay In the Reading Room House”
Reviewed 14 Dec 2014
Excellent base for visiting the area. Fitted kitchen with everything you need, comfortable beds, wonderful modern bathroom, lovely lounge area with beautiful fire.
Home made scones and jam with a bo… More
Reviewed 6 Jul 2015
My friends and I spent four pretty blissful days over the May Bank Holiday weekend and were blown away by every aspect of the stay.
The property itself is fantastic, spacious, comfortable, and dec… More
Thanks for the great review, it was a pleasure to meet you all.
“Truly five star accommodation”
Reviewed 17 May 2015
All previous accolades concur that The Reading Room is truly five star. We initially looked for a ground floor room with a wet room for our bedroom, our friends were equally delighted with their own j… More
“enjoyable weekend with friends” we enjoyed our stay at long barn cottages. very comfortable & well furnished. grounds were beautiful with lovely views. Indoor pool with endless pool machine was really good. highly recommended
Put up a review just for the one big cottage my extended family stayed in. But we were in 2 cottages in total. They were to each other & both very nice. Didn't use the pool or gym, but they looked nic… More
“Lovely” We had a great time in atlantic reach!! Well equipped house.. Lots of room for us for 8 people and 1 7month old baby..facilities are brilliant too.. Quiet place and that is what we wanted!! Hoping to come back soon!!
“Lovely family holiday” We stayed at dartmoor lodge in August for 1 week, shame it rained nearly every day but that did't spoil our week. The lodge was nice and cleen and spacious and coming back to the hot tub was very nice. The club itself had a nice
“Very relaxing break...” The communication from Woodland Retreats was very good, so the property was ready on our arrival and was easy to find. The cottage was lovely, although I felt it could do with a few more pictures in the stairway area to make it
It is as proposed: A beautiful old cottage, completely renewed with a lot of passion for details. You feel comfortable from the first second. We especially liked the nice views on hilly somerset from … More
Thank you for your comments; we're really pleased you enjoyed your stay at Apple Cottage and hope to see you again on your next trip to the UK. Paul & team.
Reviewed 4 Sep 2014
Ticks all the boxes, amazing cottage well decorated with all the home comforts.
Location is fab with an excellent well stocked farm shop 5 mins away.
Only reason we didn't give 5 stars it didn't hav… More
We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Apple Cottage, we're happy to say that we have now replaced the broken bottle opener thank you for letting us know. We hope to see you again sometime. Paul & the team.
“Lovely, peaceful, well equipped.” We had a fabulous time at Fisherman's cottage. The cottage was clean, light and perfect for a quiet holiday with a group of friends. The fresh flowers and fruit were a lovely touch and we'd definitely book again. The
Lovely cosy cottage, everything you need for a great holiday, kitchen well equipped, washing machine and dryer really useful. Lovely sun room to relax in after a days walking. Stunning scenery and won… More
Thank you for your lovely comments, in future I'll make sure there are extra hand towels.
Reviewed 18 Sep 2016
A beautiful cottage in an ideal location. The owner seems to have her finger on what a guest would appreciate on their stay. For example a bowl of fresh fruit and a vase of flowers. Fisherman's Cottag… More
Thank you for your lovely review, we try and make the cottage as homely as possible. Look forward to seeing you in the future I'm sorry I didn't see you this time but I was away myself, Joanne said you where enjoying your stay. Thank you again.
“Warm, cosy cottage with lovely sea and cliff view.”
Reviewed 2 Jan 2012
We had a lovely Christmas week at Fisherman's Cottage, which was excellently equipped with central heating, fully fitted kitchen and washing machine/ tumble drier. So even when the weather was bad we … More
“Absolutely perfect from Dusk till Dawn” After a crazy, but very long, journey to the lodge we arrived and was greeted immediately and wonderfully by Mez who walked me round and straight away made myself feel at home. Unexpectedly, as it was valentines
Just come back after spending 5 fab days at this beautiful place. Mez is so friendly and the lodge has absolutely everything you need for a stressfree holiday. The views are stunning, we were sorry to… More
Reviewed 7 Nov 2016
Amazing! Couldn't fault it. My Mrs & I rarely want to return somewhere as there are so many destinations to discover but this is one we would, and hopefully will. Cheers Mez - Ami & Kieran… More
Reviewed 16 Jan 2017
The lodge is beautiful, the location is beautiful and the welcome was so warm and friendly we could not fail to fall in love with Pengelli Farm.
We visited for a relaxing weekend and we will most de… More
“Fantastic weekend” Just returned from a fantastic weekend at the lodge. It is very modern and clean. Fully equipped kitchen. There are some dvds and games provided too. There is sky, although one friend commented that there are not many channels. The
Had a brilliant time here. The lodge is wonderfully equipped - simply a home from home. Hot tub a lovely addition to the beautifully kept lodge. A pleasure to deal with the owners who went out of thei… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review, I hope you come and stay at he lodge again sometime , many thanks, Kelly.
Reviewed 9 Apr 2012
Wanted to surprise the children this Easter. Decided that to keep them happy and entertained we needed somewhere with easy access to a swimming pool, somewhere for them to safely ride their bikes and … More
Thank you so much for your lovely review, I hope you all come and stay at the lodge again sometime , many thanks, Kelly.
“Fantastic weekend, highly recommended!!!”
Reviewed 11 Mar 2012
My husband and I have just returned from a 2 night stay here with 4 friends. The lodge is a great size with everything you could need to have a hassle free stay. Clean and very well maintained it is… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review, I hope you all come and stay at the lodge again sometime , many thanks, Kelly.
“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
“Lovely log cabin in a secluded forest location” Lovely log cabin in a secluded forest location ideal for walking and a relaxing romantic break. Hot tub and the log burning stove are fantastic. The cabin is really well equipped and very private. We wil
Absolutely beautiful place. So cosy yet very spacious. Very modern facilities and appliances. Hot tub was great! Extremely private and the owners were fantastic! They left us a luxury welcome hamper w… More
Thankyou for the great detailed review. We're very pleased you enjoyed your stay in the Lodge and hope to see you again,
Lynda and Stu
Reviewed 1 Mar 2017
Wow this place is faultless. The place is beautiful, clean, quiet, private, Lynda and stu are wonderful hosts, who leave you to enjoy your break, but are quick to respond if needed. The little touches… More
Thankyou for the great review and your kind comments in the guest book, we're very pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you all again soon. Thanks also for being the perfect guests and taking good care of the lodge, Warm regards Lynda and Stu
“Beautiful accommodation in a great location.”
Reviewed 17 Jul 2013
Lodge is immaculate and has been done to a very high spec. It is well appointed, has a great decking area and the hot tub was fab! Owners are close at hand, are extremely helpful yet respect the priva… More
Thank you for the great review and for taking care of the facilities, we're glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon.
“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
“Amazing and relaxing!” We had a great stay at The Dutch Barn. It was easy to find and has lots of mod cons. We also arrived to a lovely welcome basket and flowers which was a great touch. The hot tub was amazing and very clean (as well as being cleane
Find a property that is an ideal location (half way between Glouceshire and Teesside) caters for two dogs, clean and modern with added luxuries, believe it or not is harder to find than you think. Ho… More
“Stone's throw from Bakewell - great base, great house, great hottub! I will be returning!”
Reviewed 19 Jul 2014
Over Haddon is a great little village at the top of a big hill up from Bakewell. The village has a great circular walk going from the Lathkil hotel (nice to eat at - food was okay, and view amazing) … More
“Stunning location, modern well kept property”
Reviewed 31 May 2013
We stayed at the Dutch Barn for one week - 4 adults, 2 children and 2 dogs. We found the property to be exceptionally clean with modern furnishings and lovely touches such as candles, high quality lin… More
We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Dutch Barn.We work hard to try to maintain high standards and customer feedback is very important to us.
We are sorry you found the Hot Tub lid so heavy - we believe it is heavy due to it taking on water and following your comments we have ordered a new lid.
We already have parasols and are expecting the all important weighted bases to be delivered this week.We just hope the sunshine will arrive with them!
We have previously relied on our Manager to give out information during the meet and greet, but appreciate that our guests may like some written information aswell.Following your comments we are therefore currently putting together a welcome folder to include useful telephone numbers/ appliance instructions so if you decide to stay at Dutch Barn again all will be in place.
We hope to beable to welcome you back to Dutch Barn in the future and hope that you will recommend it to your friends.
Many thanks for your comments.
Best regards Gill and Jonathan
“Birthday group getaway” We had a fantastic time, the barn was warm and cosy, and had been decorated with birthday banners and cake made for birthday girl.
Barn was isolated at the top of a hill but we liked the privacy and a lovely walk through the
We stayed at Coiners Barn a week ago to celebrate my brother's 30th birthday - and it was definitely the right place to book.
The cottage was gorgeous, with a lovely open living space that, because… More
“just a superb relaxing beautiful place”
Reviewed 22 May 2012
Myself and two friends stayed here for three nights and its is stunning. beautifully decorated and the family that run it are friendly caring and just very nice people. we ordered the breakfast and t… More
“Lovely Relaxing Week at 18 Misty Bay” Just come back from a lovely stay at 18 Misty Bay, Tattershall Lakes. The lodge is in a quieter part of the park, but only a short walk to the main amenities . This lodge has been decorated to a high quality wit
“Halt term fun” We have just come back from a 3 night break to Tattershall Lakes. Their was 2 adults and 3 children 9,10,11. The lodge was perfect and the location on site is fantastic with a beautiful view of the fishing lake.
The lodge is equipped
Was a very pleasant stay. The lodge was clean and well maintained. The layout was brilliant, the fact that there was a door to the lounge meant that when our son stopped for one night he had his o… More
We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. Julie
“Wye cottage” Had a last minute weekend stay here in this beautiful cottage. Added bonus was the hot tub relaxing watching the night sky. Lovely views to wake up to, nice little welcome pack left by the owners. Will definately be going back with my gra
made very welcome, so were our dogs. lovely quiet, relaxing break. 1st class accommodation, with excellent facilities in stunning surroundings. Would not hesitate to return, have already recommended t… More
Reviewed 6 Dec 2016
Gorgeous cottage in a lovely setting, very peaceful and easy access to lots of beautiful settings nearby.
Hot tub was amazing even though the weather was freezing was nice to sit in the warm water … More
“Immaculate accommodation conveniently placed on an excellent site.” My wife and I stayed here with our 5-year-old granddaughter. The accommodation is immaculate, very well equipped and feels practically new. It is in a very convenient spot within the
“Wonderful Place to Stay!” Booked the Shepherds Hut for a long weekend away with my boyfriend. The hut is absolutely beautiful and has everything you need! It is beautifully decorated and the outside space is extremely well kept. The hot tub was alread
I have recently returned from a 2 night stay in the Old Dairy Shepherd's Hut and it was absolutely incredible. It is a perfect place to escape to if you need a break from the hustle and bustle of ever… More
“Cosy Couple Of Nights!”
Reviewed 27 Nov 2016
The shepherds hut was lovely and cosy and have done brilliantly with the space which is on offer. The best part is of course the Hot Tub which was all ready as soon as we got there! Highly recommend a… More
Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Really sorry you found the chlorine concentration uncomfortable. We do adhere to strict pH levels in all our hot tubs which are tested regularly so we will investigate as to why you found this.
“Fantastic 4 night stay!”
Reviewed 15 Oct 2016
Me, my boyfriend and our dog stayed in the shepherds hut for 4 nights! The arrival was easy and we were greeted and told that the hot tub and heating were on ready to go and we were to let ourselves i… More
Just arrived home after a week here, yet again had a lovely time. Chalet is clean and comfortable and has everything needed for your stay.
The site itself is under development which was a bit disappo… More
“Clean, well equipped accommodation with friendly and helpful owner”
Reviewed 7 May 2013
Accommodation was clean, compact and well equipped. All we needed was bed linen and towels. Friendly and helpful owner. Easy to find. Central location for visiting beaches and sites in the Padstow a… More
“break from the norm, and recovery...”
Reviewed 30 Apr 2013
We stayed here for a short break in November after we had to cancel our main holiday due to my husband having a hip op. Great central location to lots of lovely beaches. Everything you need for a fami… More
“Excellent accommodation.” Lovely house equipped to a very high standard. Spacious living and dining area.Tastefully decorated throughout with good sized bedrooms and ensuites. Pleasant walks and good restaurants nearby. Highly recommended.
This is the second time that I have stayed here.
The accommodation is of high quality and the facilities in the resort are second to none. The food in the resturants, the golf courses and the spa … More
Many thanks for visiting us for a second time & for such wonderful feedback. Glad everyone enjoyed the free WiFi and yes we agree the facilities within the Resort are superb - the Restaurants, Bars, Tai Spa & Golf Courses are perfect places to relax and enjoy some well deserved down time! Hopefully we can welcome you all back again for a 3rd time. Best wishes, Susan
“Special place to stay.”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2016
Just back from a short break at lough Erne. Excellent location, fabulous house very spacious with all the trimmings. Attention to detail exceptional. Comfy beds, great sleep. We will be back.… More
We are delighted you enjoyed your stay break in our lodge and appreciate your kind comments. We look forward to welcoming you all back! Best regards, Susan
“Recommend this accommodation to anybody”
Reviewed 10 Feb 2015
Received excellent customer service from susan falkner, the accomdation was perfect for my niece's wedding so close to the Lough Erne Resort. The house was in excellent condition perfect to suit any f… More
Thank you for taking time to leave such a lovely review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay & we hope to welcome you back again soon.
Kind regards Susan
“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.
“Amazing!!!!!!” Well where do I start............
I'm not much of a caravan person but i may be converted if they are all as amazing as this one.Had everything you needed.
The hot tub gives it that extra special touch as well as the welcome gift of b
“Family reunion 2916” Wonderful facilities and generous accommodation. Lovely spacious entertainment areas and close to local amenities. Friendly, helpful caretaker.
All added to our very special family Christmas. Highly recommended!!
“Excellent House, Great Location, Brilliant Holiday.”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2016
I stayed here for a five day holiday with my extended family.
The property has good sized private gardens, and is within easy walking distance of central Fochabers.
The property was very well pres… More
We are glad you had an enjoyable stay and we do hope you return in the future at some point for another stay.
John and Shona
“A fantastic place to stay”
Reviewed 29 Jun 2015
The Manse is a beautiful house, warm, comfortable and very spacious. The facilities are excellent. We made good use of the barbeque area and the games room, playing pool every night. Great sauna and j… More
We are really glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope you will spread the good word and come and stay again some time.
Regards John and Shona
Reviewed 28 Sep 2016
Just returned from a weekend at the manse house we were here for a family wedding and we had a great time lots of space, very homely, great for the children and adults alike and very close to amenitie… More
Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at the Old Manse
“Our perfect weekend at beautiful Green Farm Barn” A group of 12 of us stayed at Green Farm Barn for a hen weekend and words cannot say how impressed we were with the beautiful barn conversion, the location and how helpful and accommodating Martin and
“Lovely relaxing stay” Lovely cabin, secluded and quiet location. Warm welcome from Jackie who showed us around.
Booked because of hot tub, the sauna was a bonus.
Stunning sitting in hot tub gazing at the stars! No noise pollution either!
“Great holidaye cottage” Cottage was clean and spacious. Came for the weekend with family including baby. Had struggled to find the perfect sized cottage in a good location. This was spacious enough for all.
Had all equipment we needed. Hot tub was gr
had extended weekend at orchard barn and anvil cottage with my children, their partners and my hubby. beautiful open plan with all anemities. underfloor heating was brilliant. bottle of wine and home … More
“Beautiful place to stay”
Reviewed 14 Jul 2015
Just come back from staying at Orchard Barn and Anvil Cottage for the weekend on a hen-do. The place is gorgeous, plenty of room, loads of seating space, and lovely and private.
Adam and Charlotte … 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
“Relaxing, chilled and lovely setting.” We could not fault the accommodation and Roy & Barbara are a lovely couple and made our stay superb. The hot tub was a god send as the weather was hit and miss. All in all a lovely relaxing holiday and would reco
“Couldn't have asked for better!” We went to stay here in the hope of skiing, unfortunately the weather wasn't playing and we only managed to skiing one day, but there was so much else to do! Whiskey distilleries, local history, lovely villages and sl
“Wonderful long weekend” We stayed here for our biannual group get away. It was very easy to get to and was pleasently surprised when we arrived. Such a beautiful house. All the rooms are well proportioned and thought out. More than enough room for
Such a welcoming and homely house. It was perfect for our group. Lots and lots of space, everything we needed in the kitchen. Huge dining table which was perfect for a formal celebration dinner. Ampl… More
“A beautiful home in which to forge happy memories”
Reviewed 21 Jan 2015
From the moment of our arrival, greeted by Mandy and her husband, we were made to feel welcome in this beautiful, well equipped home.
The house is spacious and lends itself to celebratory family/frie… More
“Everything you need for a family getaway”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2015
Home Farmhouse is a truly wonderful property that offers something for all.
Well appointed rooms, a typical farmhouse kitchen complete with Aga, a beautiful garden, sky tv and a hot tub!
Just book i… More