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.
“Very relaxing and quiet place to stay.” My wife and I stayed here for four nights and found it a great place to relax and enjoy some quiet time together. On our arrival we were met by the owner Seungee who had baked a cake and placed some flowers in
“Wonderful base to see the delights of North Wales”
Reviewed 13 Jun 2012
To be highly recommended & owner really helpful with lots of excellent advice.
Everything you need is close by, including pubs, takeaway, shops etc. We will return to hopefully endure some kinder w… More
“quality cottage in a prime location”
Reviewed 30 Apr 2012
We were met by the owner Seunghee, who gave us biscuits and a lovely bunch of flowers
and were shown into this lovely idylic cottage, which was spotlessly clean and equipped with everything you could… More
“What a welcome,what a cottage.”
Reviewed 5 Apr 2012
Quiet location in beautiful surroundings. You can’t go wrong with this modern well equipped and beautifully furnished cottage. I really can’t think of anything you would need to bring, as the cott… More
“Lovely conversion set in perfect location for visiting area” We stayed here 2nd week in July with our 4year old son. It was a perfect setting for us for break away. Accommodation is truly 1st class with 2 ensuite twins and a master with ensuite with v
“Wow what a place” I stayed here over new years weekend with my husband and son. We loved it so much and didnt ever want to leave! So beautiful clean and homely. Mark and Sarah were so kind and helpful. There was a beautiful xmas tree there to greet us
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this lovely apartment. The complimentary wine, milk, tea and biscuits were a pleasant surprise. The Grain Store is very well equipped, with towels and linen being pro… More
“A wonderful holiday”
Reviewed 30 May 2013
When we arrived at the grain store we were warmly welcomed by the owners.The cottage itself was delightful, warm and cosy and spotlessly clean. The owners had left ,milk , tea,biscuits and wine, for u… More
“Clare has thought of everything in the flat to make you feel at home” The flat was spotless, Clare left great information about Broadstairs. The flat is in a great location so close to the sea and shops. We loved Broadstairs and would definately go b
Lovely house, had everything you could possibility need for a hassle free stay.
Within walking distance to the beach, restaurants and shops so we had no need to use the car.
Would definitely stay ag… More
“Christmas at the Hideaway”
Reviewed 8 Jan 2015
This was our first Christmas together and the Hideaway was the perfect spot. The house was gorgeous and in great condition. The kitchen and main floor are a lovely space and we had everything we neede… More
“Cute anc cosy”
Reviewed 26 Nov 2014
This was a cosy spilt level flat with lovely bedrooms, great for kids (especially the play station!) and very useful location. We managed to park outside and didn't really move the car until we left. … More
“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
“Fantastic Find” My partner and I booked a last minute trip to Edinburgh, and we found this fantastic apartment online. It was exactly what we were looking for. Great location, only a short walk to the new town, and gorgeous views of Nelson's Monument.
Excellent apartment couldnt fault it all shops restaurants etc well within walking distance would certainly recommend it and would definitely stay again if in Edinburgh… More
Hi, thank you so much for leaving such a positive review of our flat. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back soon!
“Fantastic holiday flat”
Reviewed 21 Nov 2014
Mark and Martin are lovely hosts in a really homely flat. The flat was really comfortable, had everything we needed to feel 'home away from home', and we enjoyed the log fire tremendously. The locatio… More
Thanks very much for your positive review, we are glad you had a nice time and look forward to seeing you again the next time you visit Edinburgh
Reviewed 25 Oct 2014
We decided to go to Edinburgh to celebrate a special wedding anniversary and chose the apartment cos it had an open fire and it seemed reasonably priced. From the beginning, contact with the owner wa… More
Thank you for such a positive review, we are glad you had a lovely wedding anniversary break and look forward to seeing you both again the next time you are in Edinburgh.
“Comfortable, Spacious and close to town” Had an excellent break at this property, had everything we needed, plenty of space for the family and close enough to the town and the beach so that the car could be left behind when going into Broadstairs. Ve
“ideally situated for the beach and very considerately maintained”
Reviewed 17 Sep 2012
Fantastic location and a house where there are lots of great finishing touches! The house is very family friendly and is ideal for a week at the beach - our son loved it. Really good local restaurant… More
“Great house in the perfect location”
Reviewed 22 Apr 2015
A lovely house in a very quiet but central loction, with the most helpful and hospitable hosts you are likely to find.… More
“A Broadstairs Gem!”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2015
We had a wonderful and a very comfortable stay at the Shorley Wall. Have no complaints or even suggestions to make. Gina our host was very kind and considerate with all her little touches - from a del… More
“Lovely - we'll be back!” Just had very enjoyable stay at Casey's Yard, Cambridge. Felt welcome from the moment we arrived. A well designed, well equipped, cosy apartment with thick double-glazing which made the rooms peaceful and quiet. There's a b
I stayed with my wife and 19 month old baby. We were extremely impressed with the apartment - it was spotlessly clean, tastefully furnished and modern (but not clinical) - very comfortable. The owner'… More
“They were very helpful, attentive and generous during our stay. Unit is clean, location is great to tour Cambridge.”
Reviewed 9 Oct 2014
Jane and Anna were very welcoming. They were very helpful, attentive and generous. Unit is clean and the location is great to tour Cambridge by foot. We could walk to town in 10-15 minutes. We thoroug… More
“Lovely and cosy” We stayed here for a week and had a wonderful time. There was a heatwave going on so we were very lucky to have sun every single day. The cottage was nice, clean and had everything we needed. The view from the bedroom was beautiful. I
“Lovely, comfortable and well equipped holiday accomodation”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2012
Lovely cottage for a short break in Wales.
We were impressed with the flexibility with check in times and Maggies detailed directions to the property. The house was well equipped and there was a lar… More
“comfortable stay in a nice selfcatering home.”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2012
the stay at Ceiros cottage, gave us all we needed, including an internet acces.
It is situated in a quiet part of the little village up on the hill site.
The beds were very comfortable for us, over… More
Reviewed 12 Jul 2012
Very cosy cottage, provided all amenities and more. Really helpful owner - could not ask more of Maggie and her husband. Beautiful surroundings. Great hotel near by (Lake Palace) where we had many mea… More
“Perfect holiday home” A wonderful week at The Haven, the house was exceptionally spacious for 8 of us and the facilities were great. Having an en-suite in every bedroom was a definite bonus. Great location within 5 min drive of Polzeath where the kids
The Haven is an excellent comfortable base from which to explore Polzeath and the many other local places of interest and those further afield in Cornwall. It is part of a private estate on a complex … More
“Spacious, comfortable, spotless & a great location - deal for a family holiday”
Reviewed 16 May 2013
My husband and I have recently returned from a family holiday spent at The Haven. We found the house to be spacious, comfortable and warm and the four large bedrooms all en suite which is really h… More
“Polzeath great place, house great facility will be back”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
I have been Comming to polzeath for many years; the surfing, cycling the camel trail enjoying a bottle of fizz at the camel vineyard, padstow and the seafood restaurant, beach volley ball golf and mor… More
“A perfect week in a lovely cottage” Spent a week in this lovely cottage with fantastic views across Lamlash Bay to Holy Isle. The accommodation is exactly as described in the advert and provides a comfortable and homely base from which to mount severa
Have just spent an enjoyable new year in Arran, staying at Alt Ardoch Cottage. The cottage is in a wonderful location with views off the Holy Isle. The kitchen is well equipped and the bathroom spac… More
“Cozy cottage for lovely getaway”
Reviewed 31 Dec 2012
My partner and I stayed in this cottage for a week and enjoyed the experience thoroughly. The cottage was well equipped, beautifully decorated and well situated close to the town of Lamlash. The manag… More
“Fabulous” Absolutely perfect, house had everything we needed for 2 adults and 3 teenagers. The welcome package was most welcome, beds really comfy being right on the beach we all enjoyed lazy mornings, no rushing and beautiful sunsets. The cage for
“Perfect” Really enjoyed our stay, everything was perfect. The property was very clean, homely, well equipped and the bed was very comfortable too. It was everything we needed for our weeks stay in Lowestoft babysitting our Grandchildren and an added b
We spent a very enjoyable week staying at Waterside Park, Corton. The bungalow was spotless, beautifully furnished, comfortable beds and the most well-appointed self catering accommodation we have ev… More
Thankyou Diane for your kind comments. It was lovely to meet you all and glad you had a lovely week away. Kind regards Jo and John
“Nice house in excellent location” House had everything we needed. Only negatives I can think of are the dishwasher was very noisy and we were a bit short of wardrobe space.
Location was ideal for exploring the Antrim coast. Would definitely recommend
“Family holiday” The Glass House is a very modern spacious property with plenty of room for a family. Very well equipped & nice welcome pack. Bedrooms are very spacious & plenty of bathrooms. Lovely having the hot tub. Two good pubs just few minutes wa
“Lovely house, perfect for a trip away with good friends!”
Reviewed 31 Oct 2016
The house and surrounds were perfect for a long weekend away and the owner, Deri, was helpful and friendly. A good internal space for socialising with a group of friends, we managed to use every room … More
“Beautiful house in beautiful area”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2011
We stayed at Ty Gwydr with 6 friends (4 couples) and it truly is a beautiful house fully equipped with everything we needed. We weren't blessed with the best of weather but were able to have two day… More
“What a fantastic experience”
Reviewed 9 Jun 2011
I stayed in in Ty Gwydr for a couple of nights only, but I was immensely impressed with place. Easy to find, but wonderfully tranquil, it is a very modern building with all the mod cons. Despite havin… More
“Lovely house” The house was lovely and clean . With great little extras. The kids loved the games room. Tescos just round the corner and pub . Master bedroom massive with lots of room for travel cot . 5 star house
A really comfortable and well equipped house and quite quirky. Sarah was happy to have a dog visit and made quite a fuss of her.
Couldn't fault Sarah when a problem arose regarding the heating(whic… More
“Fabulous house, great location, had everything you needed”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2016
Lovely clean house, home from home, everything you needed, lovely fruit basket, prosecco and chocolates provided upon arrival. Games room was a great extra. Loved the enclosed yards and our dogs were… More
“Wonderful Area” Thank you for a lovely holiday. Home away from home, clean and comfortable with all you need. Off road parking worked a treat even with two cars for a short time.
House was in the perfect position to leave the car and amble into Tei
“Best friends catching up” My best friend and I spent a lovely weekend in York and decided on a weekend rent rather than a hotel or B&B. It was a lovely place - very central so could walk everywhere. The owners were very hospitable and made us feel ver
Excellent property in the centre of York. This accommodation ticked all the boxes.The owners were very helpful and friendly and met us at the property to hand over the keys.The property was to a high … More
“Mr” This is a wonderful apartment fully equipped with everything you could possibly need from washing machine to kids board games and the views are amazing. Would come back no problem.Only takes few minutes to walk into town or the beach although the
We were 5 Adult friends, 1 English, 3 Aussies and an Italian, who had never been to Cornwall before, let alone heard of Looe. We found Looe a good base to explore cornwall, and much less touristy than… More
“An amazing apartment in a friendly warm community.”
Reviewed 8 Jan 2013
This apartment in situated in East Looe with picturesque views across the harbour! It is at the top of the hill minutes walk from shops , pubs & restaurants in which we ate at most & had some very enj… More
“Breathtaking views, beautiful modern appartment, Cornwall at its best.”
Reviewed 9 Apr 2012
We loved the beautiful appartment, the views are truly stunning and the decor really lovely.Its in a superb location, close to the safe beach, town and river.Great restaurants, cosy pubs.Walked the co… More
“The stunning tigh Ban lek” Cottage is stunning great views very clean great lay out everything you need is provided wildlife just outside your window plenty of local activities for young and old lovely places to eat marina just down road already looki
“What a beautiful place to stay a the scottish west coast!”
Reviewed 27 Dec 2012
A modern ans well equiped house.
The view over the sea and to the islands is unforgettable.
We liked it very much.… More
Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your visit.
“Tigh Ban Lek”
Reviewed 25 Nov 2012
Fabulous location with stunning panoramic views .Even the bedrooms (located downstairs) had superb views. Very warm during our long weekend as it is well insulated and well heated. Very well equipped … More
We are really glad you enjoyed your break at Tigh Ban Lek.
“Fantastic House, good location and perfect peace and quiet”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2012
Stayed at Tigh Ban Lek for a few days as a short break to get away from things. It was great. The house had everything we needed and was in a great setting - the views are just amazing and it was so q… More
Thank you very much for your review, glad you enjoyed your time at Tigh Ban Lek
“A great cosy cottage in Blockley for two.” This was the fourth property we have rented in the Cotswolds area in the last 12 months. We rate this number "one" based on property facilities, welcoming treats, location, and for the time of the year we boo
Had a fantastic time five days over Christmas at Arlington Cottage in Blockley.
The cottage had everything we could possibly need - we even cooked Christmas dinner in the new kitchen which, like th… More
“The best by far!”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2014
A fantastic cottage in such a peaceful location. The cottage is equipped with everything you could ever need and beautifully decorated and furnished.
Love to return and can highly recommend.… More
“A Country Cottage Escape”
Reviewed 16 Oct 2016
As a seniors couple we chose Arlington cottage in Blockley as a way of experiencing part of The Cotswolds away from the larger towns. Access to Morten in Marsh railway station by bus/taxi was a facto… More
“Miss” We have just returned home after a wonderfully relaxing seven days at Pond Cottage. It really is a special place, perfect for spending time with family in the beautiful surroundings and made all the more welcoming by John and Renate. Thank you J
We just got back from a blissful 5 days at Pond Cottage and I wish I could have stayed forever.
The property is finished to a beautiful standard and very well equipped with everything you could want … More
“A Fantastic property in idyllic surroundings and welcoming owners.”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
Pond Cottage looked lovely from the pictures on the web site, and it really does live up to it's description. The interior was well equiped, beautifully maintained with good quality solid furniture… More
“Devon at it's bucolic best.”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2011
John and Renate Huckle have thought of everything to make their guests welcome, comfortable, and happy. The cottage is spotless and well apppointed. The location is lovely for a 'get away' or for a fa… More
“Exceptional property in magnificent scenery” Exceptional in location, cleanliness and ambience of bungalow. From the picture window overlooking Inner Dundrum Bay across the lane and the Mourne Mountains, you may not wish to leave the comfy chairs at a
“Just the perfect location between the sea and the Mournes.”
Reviewed 4 Nov 2016
This beautiful, fully modernised property sits at the edge of the inner bay and dunes, with views from the picture windows across the water to Slieve Donard and the cosy fire means its great in all we… More
Thank you David for your kind words. I'm glad you enjoyed you stay with us and I look forward to seeing you again
“Delightful stay at The Stables West Meon” Warm and comfortable with lots of thoughtful, elegant touches - I loved this place. The Wills made me feel very welcome. The sense of space inside and the beautiful window on to the Hampshire countryside in al
“Happy week away in nice accommodation” My family and I rented all 3 cottages and were pleased with what we got. They are well presented/maintained and have all basic cooking requirements, although you may want to bring extra (i.e. sharp knives). Our c
“Beautiful cottage, very comfortable and tastefully decorated and in a perfect location” Central location in the heart of Whitby, an ideal base for exploring the town and making the most that Whitby has to offer. No need to use the car unless you want
The Corner House is perfect. Firstly its in a brilliant location- close to everything- shops, newsagents, pubs, takeaways and restaurants, and despite its roadside location, once you're inside you hav… More
Thank you for your absolutely fabulous review. I'm completely over the moon that you enjoyed your stay and that you liked our little cottage!
I'm also very flattered that you liked the way that I communicate with everyone; I just want folk to have a great stay in our little cottage and know how I would wish to be treated.
Lol - I don't mind at all about you thinking the outside doesn't wow - I'll let you into a secret, keeping the exterior clean is akin to painting the Forth Bridge, I'm not allowed to change the colour!! Never mind though, I love the place nonetheless!
Thanks again for choosing to stay with us, you guys would be more than welcome back at any time.
“Perfect location, lovely little cottage”
Reviewed 9 Mar 2015
We stayed at the Corner House in Whitby for a long weekend as a family of three adults. The house is in a the perfect location and is well equipped with everything you need for a self catering stay al… More
I'm absolutely over the moon that you enjoyed your stay and that you liked what we've done with the cottage.
I'm also very happy to hear that you are planning on coming back - you're all very welcome at any time.
Reviewed 2 Mar 2015
We've just had a lovely long weekend stooping at The Corner House, for us it was in the perfect location being centrally based, close to restaurants,shopping, pubs and the Beach. Parking was in the ca… More
I'm absolutely chuffed to bits that you've had such a lovely long weekend in our cottage and thank you very much for your fabulous comments.
I look forward to welcoming you back, any time.
“Blissful dog-friendly cottage” Beautiful cottage with stunning views of Rhosneigr beach one direction and Snowdonia the other. Fully enclosed garden - no gaps for our tiny dogs to escape from. 4 good-sized bedrooms. Lovely open-plan living/dining area
Fabulous house close to beach and village amenities. Very well equipped for cooking. Stylish and very clean. Plenty of space for two families with small children. Could do with another key though. Wil… More
Thank you very much for leaving such a kind review. So pleased you had a great stay and that the property offered everything needed. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards - Rhosneigr Holiday Lettings.
“brilliant accommodation, very well equipped”
Reviewed 13 Sep 2016
Has a brilliant stay at minstrel lodge the house was perfect for us, location was very good, short walk to the beach and Rhosneigr , Thai restaurant at y Morfa excellent.… More
“A little slice of Welsh heaven.”
Reviewed 30 Mar 2015
We had a thoroughly enjoyable and relaxing stay at the Minstrel Lodge in Rhosneigr, from the minute we were met by Jamie at the beginning of our stay till the minute we handed the keys back we felt ri… More
Thank you very much for taking the time to review Minstrel Lodge. Very pleased that to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you all back with us again very soon. Kind regards, Jamie & Debbie
“Excellent location and furnishings.” We stayed in St Ives for New Year, it was a great success all round. The apartment is well located for the town and is very well furnished to a high standard. Everything that you need is available. Having on site p
We stayed at Lower Talland between Christmas and new year for a couple of days.
The apartment was perfect for the two of us. Just a couple of mins walk into the Center, and easy access out of st Ive… More
“Perfect for honeymooners”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2014
The apartment was clean and perfect for 2. It's location is great, about a 5 minute walk to town. The car parking was brilliant due to lack of parking in St Ives. Quiet area, some coffee and biscuits … More
“Wonderful little property close to town”
Reviewed 5 Dec 2013
Great little apartment for a couple and conveniently located 5 minutes walk from the town. The property was lovely and clean. Small but had everything we needed for a week long stay. Corinne the owner… More
“Lovely” Myself, partner and teenage son stayed at this lovely cottage and what a treat it was. From the minute we walked through the door it was relaxing. Tea+chocolate biscuites greeted us after our long journey. The lounge has a log burner with logs
Liz and Alan were extremely attentive landlords, providing a welcome basket and local information. We were visited by friends and family while there and Liz very kindly brought around crayons and pape… More
“Wonderful 4 days in Edinburgh” Apartment perfectly located within a few minutes walk to the centre- very comfortable and clean-all modern appliances x welcome pack extremely generous - nothing too much trouble x very enjoyable thank you very much-my d
Words fail me when trying to review this superb property. Eve, the property owner was just fabulous allowing us to both check in early and leave our luggage at the property until the evening on the da… More
Many many thanks for that lovely review. You were fab guests. Please come back soon
“Perfect- in every way.”
Reviewed 19 Jul 2016
Lady Wynd is the greatest little apartment in the most perfect location. My friend and I took our 2 teenage daughters to Edinburgh to see the Stereophonics play live at the Castle and we could not hav… More
Thank you very much Jane. And I am so glad that you enjoyed the apartment, and the Stereophonics. And many thanks for leaving everything so neat. It would be great to see you all again.
Reviewed 7 Oct 2016
Met by eve at the apartment, very helpful, what can I say, gorgeous apartment, everything you could ask for n much more, decanter of whiskey, milk, eggs bread, cereal n little basket of goodies, toile… More
Thank you Paula
I enjoyed our chat. I hope you had everything you needed. Thank you for staying at my wee apartment.
Come back soon.