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.
Luxurious in every way, Courtyard Cottage provides everything required for a relaxing holiday at any time of year. Providing every facility our guests require it offers a fully fitted traditional oak kitchen with fan oven, microwave, washing machine, drier, dishwasher e …see more
This complex of cottages has to be classified as a jewel in the crown! Spotlessly clean, very well equipped, superb facilities, and great location for touring beautiful North Devon and Somerset. Dartm… More
“Faultless! We had everything needed for a perfect holiday!”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2013
We stayed for 4 nights with two children aged 6 & 9! The cottage had everything needed for comfort and convienience! The pool, games room and garden with trampoline kept kids entertained! We wish we h… More
“A fantastic retreat.... Everything you need in one place”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2013
We stayed in the Courtyard Cottage at the end of May and we couldn't have wished for better accommodation. The cottage was well equipped with everything we needed. On arrival Sue greeted us and showed… More
A comfortable two bed roomed self catering cottage nestled in the beautiful tranquil location on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds.
All rooms have views across the surrounding countryside and are individually decorated with quality in mind. There is also a double sof …see more
The Downes is a beautiful Grade II listed Georgian holiday home near Instow, North Devon. This exclusive, luxury property has recently undergone an enormous amount of restoration work and hosts everything you need to keep your family and friends entertained while in the …see more
Four Ashes is situated on the outskirts of the village of Cosheston, an idyllic location in the Pembrokeshire National Park on the coastal path with stunning waterside views. This luxurious property is decorated to a high standard offering easy living in a contemporary …see more
Beacon Hill Farm is a beautiful farm in a perfect location in Northumberland. 15 cottages set in 20 acres of gardens on our 360 acre estate, situated between Alnwick and Morpeth, 8 miles from the Northumberland Coast.
Beacon Hill Farm website has 100% accurate prices a …see more
We have found over the years that Beacon Hill Farm appeals to all ages - ourselves, our daughters and sons-in-law with their pressure lives and their children as they pass from stage to stage.
We hav… More
The Grange Manor House is located in the village of Setchey in acres of beautiful private grounds backing on to the River Nar. The house is an elegant grade II listed country manor incorporating a full size tennis court. The river Nar borders the estate. The house has r …see more
“Outstanding House, with high attention to detail!”
Reviewed 5 May 2013
The Grange Manor House is amazing we stayed here for my mums 'hen do'. Everybody (aged 23-50+) was amazed by the house. It is huge and luxurious with everything you could possibly need! We wish we cou… More
“The Grange is absolutely fantastic..........The perfect place to celebrate!”
Reviewed 24 May 2012
We hired The Grange for a long weekend to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. It is a fantastic venue with a great atmostphere. Dawn, the Housekeeper welcomed us to The Grange and was very frien… More
“Beautiful, well equipted Luxry house”
Reviewed 14 Feb 2012
Nothing about this property is mean. Enormous bedrooms and superb bathrooms, the kitchen has everything from kenwood mixers to extra toasters but even just basic little things like toliet and soap all… More
Rose Cottage is of traditional stone under slate roof construction with accommodation comprising a lounge/dining room, well equipped kitchen, bathroom, three bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin and 1 single). Located in a hamlet of three properties in beautiful open countryside …see more
“Cosy cottage in peaceful and beautiful wooded area,”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2013
We had a fabulous time in Rose Cottage, lucky for us that it was a boiling hot week.
The cottage was very cosy and so well equipped with everything we would require, the lovely garden was a bonus. I… More
Thank you for reviewing Rose Cottage. We are so pleased you enjoyed your holiday.
“Had such a lovely stay I am hoping to go again in the spring.”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2012
We stayed for a week and despite the showery weather we had a lovely time. The cottage was clean with all we needed for a comfortable stay. We took advantage of the linen service saving us the bother … More
Thank you for reviewing Rose Cottage. We are so pleased you enjoyed your holiday and look forward to welcoming you back in the spring.
“A Perfect Retreat”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2012
What a great time we had at Rose Cottage, despite very mixed weather!, Reminded us of being at home here in Cumbria! Our two dogs LOVED the garden, and didn't want to leave it. Neither did we. The own… More
Thank you for providing a review of Rose cottage and to know you love the place as much as we do. We know from the over 100 comments left in the visitor book in the cottage that all our guests share your views but it is so nice to have guests going that extra step to write a review on TripAdviser.
Child friendly ; No pets allowed; Private garden;
Beautiful holiday apartment set in glorious Hampshire countryside. Very comfortable, warm & cosy. Perfect for couples, walkers, cyclists, golfers, tennis players - with a private tennis court – and for writers looking for a peaceful, inspiring retreat. Whether yo …see more
This very well equipped and spacious first-floor apartment has a beautiful view on four sides over the garden and meadows beyond. It is situated next to the owner's house at a walking distance from th… More
“Lovely guest house in beautiful location”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2014
We had a lovely stay, the owner made us very comfortable and everything we needed was caterered for. Very clean, quiet location, 10 minutes drive from Farham town, where you could visit supermarkets … More
The Barn is a magnificent country residence nestled in an idyllic rural location commanding breathtaking views over the open countryside and towards the sea and mountains beyond. This residence has been converted to a high standard from a medieval barn, which dates back …see more
There can be no more elegant or luxurious way to enjoy the splendour of North Devon than from the comfort of a Combrew Farm holiday cottage. These spacious, cottages have been skilfully converted from 19th Century stone built barns and are set in beautiful enclosed gard …see more
“Wonderful place - want to live there permanently!!!”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
This place is marvellous - all mod cons and more and all to a very high quality. The pool was like a very warm bath (all though I am told it felt cooler when coming out of the sauna (£2 per session))… More
“Fantastic accommodation and service - nothing too much trouble.”
Reviewed 27 Aug 2012
This being our third stay at Combrew Farm, booking three properties each time, I can only say we have booked again for next year! All the family love it, with grandchildren ranging from 7 to 22 years… More
“Best in the South West”
Reviewed 27 Aug 2012
Our two daughters, their husbands and our 5 grandchildren were with us on this holiday and despite mixed weather we enjoyed all that the Roundhouse, the swimming pool, games facilities and play area h… More
This stunning, award winning, newly built to the highest quality, stone and slate cottage set in THE most beautiful garden has 3 bedrooms (sleeps 8) and 3 bathrooms. Located in the secure and peaceful walled garden of Grade II listed Putsborough Manor is only 400 meter …see more
Have enjoyed our return trip to Putsborough and thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Garden Cottage. Well done Claire and John for a great place.… More
Thanks for your lovely review! It was great to see you again and so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Garden Cottage, I look forward to seeing you on your next visit.
“An amazing place and location to stay”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2014
A beautifully presented property with great facilities and in a great location. The owners were very friendly and helpful and made us very welcome at the property. They were available if we needed the… More
Thank you for your great review, so glad you enjoyed the cottage so much and had a lovely stay. I look forward to seeing you again one day.
“Superb accommodation, second to none.”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2014
Marvellous location. Putsborough Sands and Woolacombe Beach within easy walking distance. The Cottage is furnished and decorated to exceptional standards. Good parking. Everything has been thought o… More
Many thanks for your fanastic review, I am so glad you enoyed your stay at the cottage and Putsborough. I do hope we see you again.
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
The Woolshed is tucked away in the magnificent Eden Valley, and surrounded by 55 acres of beautiful organic farmland which are yours to enjoy. It is ideally placed for walking and cycling in the Eden Valley and the nearby Lake District as well as exploring Hadrian's Wa …see more
Peak District National Park / Biggin-by-Hartington
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Ask owner if suitable for children; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Idyllic cottage that has been restored and converted to a very high standard set within the grounds of the owners Grade II listed property which dates back to the 14th Century. Uninterrupted views over Biggin Dale from the private patio and in an ideal position as from …see more
We were made so welcome with even delicious home-made brownies on arrival .
This is very comfortable with everything you could need and positioned in great walking country .… More
It was great to see you both again and I am so pleased you and your friends all had a good weekend. Do come back and see us again when you feel like escaping from London!
“The perfect restorative retreat.”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2015
Our second stay at Biggin Grange - we stayed in The Cheese Press in April and now The Old Farrowings too. Wouldn't change anything about the whole experience. What makes these the best cottages I've… More
Thanks for taking the time to write a review and it is lovely for us when guests return. Even better when you have booked to come again in October! You were so lucky with the weather and I hope when you come back you will discover even more to do in the Peak District. Jane
Reviewed 1 Jan 2015
Another perfect and cosy weekend in the Old Farrowings. Everything you could need for a couple of days or a week. Excellent equipment-even down to a torch for the walk to the village pub should you ne… More
It's lovely when guests return to the cottage and I am glad you enjoyed it again. You will have to come back again as I have done lots of work on the bathroom so now it looks very smart! Thanks for taking the time to write a review and look forward to seeing you again in the future!
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; No pets allowed;
Among acres of Sussex parkland stands Cedar Grange. A house for 16 guests where Edwardian elegance meets modern day luxury. Big rooms, sumptuous furnishings, a pool, hot tub, sauna, games room, tennis court and children's den all add up to a house built for enterta …see more
ROSE COTTAGE has been lovingly renovated and stunningly refurbished to a very high English Tourist Board 5 star standard for 2016 offering luxury period accommodation for 2 - 6 people with all of the modern facilities to make your stay as luxurious, comfortable and mem …see more
“Feels like a better version of home as soon as you arrive”
Reviewed 9 Jan 2013
We have stayed for two weeks for the last few summers and have already booked next year. The cottage is lovely, with a beautiful enclosed garden. It has been thoughtfully equipped and has many origi… More
We are so delighted that you will be returning again next year. Rose Cottage has such a wonderful ambiance and it was always our aim to make it a home from home experience for our Guests to enjoy with added luxury to the wonderful original features. We have now finished the new tennis court which will be up and running for next year. Also we have extended the Nature Trail and a Guest spotted a Kingfisher last weekend down by the lake which made his holiday!
Relax and unwind in picturesque countryside in these converted cottages on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds in a secluded, undisturbed location. Stylishly furnished and equipped to a high standard, this luxury cottage will ensure you of a unplugged holiday! We have fl …see more
Stable Cottage at Hamptons Farmhouse is located in the beautifully rural area between the villages of Plaxtol and West Peckham in Kent, the Garden of England. Amazingly quiet and peaceful, set in 9 acres of land, all that can be seen is rolling countryside, yet we are j …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Pet friendly;
Orchard House is a classic Edwardian house offering total seclusion, yet within easy reach of London by both rail and road. The 5-bedroomed house is set in 7 acres of beautiful gardens and paddocks, and other amenities include an indoor heated pool and a tennis court..O …see more
Nearest beach 5 km; Not suitable for children; Car essential;
Small family estate incorporating an idyllic rural retreat one bedroom cottage within the walled Thomas Mawson garden, with bathroom, kitchen and open plan sitting room, and access to roof terrace. The estate tennis court has just been resurfaced, so please feel free to …see more
Isis Cottage (named after the historical term for the upper reaches of the River Thames) is a Grade II* listed Cotswold stone holiday cottage situated within the grounds of Kemble Mill, an historic 16th century watermill less than 10 minutes from Cirencester (Roman Cori …see more
We have stayed at Isis Cottage twice and aim to return in the near future. The cottage is a gem set within the context of open countryside and under big skies. We enjoy our breaks in buildings of char… More
“A wonderful base from which to see the South East of England”
Reviewed 27 Nov 2011
My wife and I have stayed twice at the Isis cottage and found our stay was excellent. The cottage is charming with large grounds. It has a modern kitchen with everything you need for a self catering… More
“The loveliest stay we had in England”
Reviewed 26 Nov 2011
We are two couples who spent a week at Isis Cottage and agreed that this was the best stay we had in a holiday home in England. If we should travel in England again this house is a 'must stay there'.
Brackenborough Hall Coach House Holidays offers 3 self-catering cottages in a listed eighteenth century Coach House in the grounds of Brackenborough Hall, a Grade 2* moated manor house.
Saddle Room and Stables each accommodate up to 4 guests, while Granary accommodates …see more
The Manor House is located on the historic Moreton Estate in the heart of the beautiful Dorset countryside surrounded by woodland and parkland. It is a ten minute drive to Lulworth Cove and the Jurassic Coast - England's first natural World Heritage Site. Moreton train …see more
Child friendly ; Ask about pets; Private garden;
Located on The Garlic Farm nestled at the foot of Mersley Down. Mill Cottage was originally built in about 1720 and used as a mill in the 19th century. The original mill stones can be seen in the entrance to Mill Cottage which was tastefully converted into a three bedro …see more
Nearest beach 8 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
The perfect romantic getaway..
Lurcombe is a working Farm on the edge of Dartmoor National Park. Parts of the buildings have been lovingly converted into luxury 5* boutique accommodation. Snuggled into a hidden valley, 5 mins from the A38 Devon Expressway in Bickington …see more
We chose the Granary after reading other positive reviews and were certainly not left disappointed.
The Granary is situated on a working farm, but is still very peaceful. The location is ideal to e… More
Thankyou for staying with us and for the great comments, we're improving all the time and it is lovely to hear your views, hope to see you soon, Sarah & Nick
Reviewed 20 Oct 2015
We were looking for a peaceful place to celebrate my fiancées birthday and we definitely found that perfect place.
The barn is located at the bottom of the quiet farms long driveway.
The views are … More
Thankyou for the great review, its lovely to hear back on your break with us and really pleased that you had a good evening at Home Farm Cafe too, we're introducing an offer shortly inviting current/past guests to book in advance with a discount of 25% for repeat bookings, please don't hesitate in touch if we can help you in the future, all the best, Nick & Sarah
“Lovely quiet apartment in a beautiful valley.”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2015
Easy to get out and about. Would go back for another visit. Sarah & Nick were very helpful. You are able to walk around the farm.… More
So great you had such a nice trip. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. Take Care! Sarah and Nick
The cottage has been completely refurbished to the highest standard and can now comfortably sleep 6 people or 7 people with the use of a sofa bed in the second lounge area. It is fully centrally heated and equipped to meet everybody's needs.
The décor has been kept …see more
We have just come back from our second two week visit to the cottage and are hoping to return again next year!
The cottage is beautifully equiped and has a gorgeous modern open plan kitchen/dining/si… More
We stayed 4 nights in late July early August 2012. The cottage was perfect for us, the kids loved the horses on the field at the back of the house and the space and freedom of being on a farm. The cot… More
Reviewed 28 Jun 2012
We have just come back from spending a fantastic weekend at Millpond cottage. The cottage exceeded expectations and was fully equipped with everything we needed to make our stay enjoyable.
The ho… More
A fully equipped family holiday bungalow comprising, double bedroom, twin bedroom, lounge with adjoining dining area, kitchen and bathroom. Infants are not included in the max.of 4 persons. the bungalow is non-smoking and sorry, no pets. Letting is not available to yo …see more
The accommodation was simple and cosy. Quiet location, at walking distance from the beach. When we went it was too cold to enjoy the lovely swimming pool.but the children enjoyed the play area, mini g… More
Located deep in the heart of the South Hams, you will find The Lawns, No.5 Colmer House. An English Tourist Board 5-star rated luxury holiday apartment, and part of the Colmer Estate, it is set in 28 ares of private grounds, with an extensive range of year round indoor …see more
Nearest beach 2 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Holworth Farmhouse was originally the rest home for the monks of Milton Abbey, the East Wing is an 18th Century addition.The accommodation consists of two double bedrooms, each with bath or shower room, kitchen, bootroom and large sitting/diningroom. There are two entra …see more
Philippa and Anthony are the perfect hosts. Always available when required. The accommodation is charming and has all the mod cons. The gardens are simply a picture of how an English country garden sh… More
“Idyllic country retreat close to spectacular coast”
Reviewed 17 Jun 2013
Charming, comfortable accommodation, surrounded by spectacular gardens and rural landscape. Less than a miles walk to the spectacular coastal path. Relaxing outdoor areas, Charming hosts and friendly … More
“Gorgeous hideaway, but close to good pubs and places to visit.”
Reviewed 5 Jun 2013
We recently stayed at Holworth, and had the most wonderful mini break with friends. We had a lovely welcome from Philippa, (home made flapjacks at the ready!), which made up for the rain! The log burn… More
- Bedrooms:1 family (double bed plus sofa bed), 2 double and a triple room- 2 public rooms with open fires and dining room with space to house full size table tennis table- DVD/T.V with freeview and games/books- Gardens are enclosed and safe for children with full size …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car advised;
Please note rates vary according to time of season, please contact us for a quote or latest availability.Luxury Caravan Holiday Home on a relaxing type of Holiday Park in a canal bank setting, lots of boating activity, pub, cafes & gifts shop, Nature Reserve all to …see more
Stayed at KingFisher for 3 nights, beautiful location, stunning park & lovely welcoming staff. The caravan was like new, we were so very pleased. Swimming pool was a special extra treat. Will definite… More
Located in the village of Fountainhall, this lovely cottage is ideally situated to explore the scottish borders and surrounding area. Set in a peaceful location within the grounds of the owners home, Scottsview Cottage is only a 30 minute drive from Edinburgh and its ma …see more
Lower House Barn has been lovingly converted to a high standard to create spacious and comfortable holiday accommodation. It is well situated for visiting the Cathedral City of Hereford or Hay-on-Wye, the town of books and famous for its literary festival - both are a …see more
Set in lovely countryside within easy reach of London, Westcott House is the perfect venue for weekend breaks and long relaxing holidays. The house is newly renovated, creating a stunning blend of modern facilities and original style. The 3 reception rooms have been des …see more
A group of friends and i stayed here in early June and loved every second. The house is majestic, every last detail has been thought of and we really did feel very spoiled getting the opportunity to … More
“Great location for bigger parties”
Reviewed 25 Oct 2011
This place has character. I turely recommend it for anybody who wants to holiday and/or party with a larger group.… More
“Comfort and style proves a winning recipe”
Reviewed 2 Nov 2011
Westcott House offers space, comfort and elegance.
We took an autumn short break here and found everything we needed. Beds are comfy, there is plenty of hot water. The kitchen is very well equipped a… More
Nearest beach 30 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Listed with Quality in TourismJanis and Alastair welcome you to come and stay for your holidays, weekends short breaks or that special night in our beautiful unique Shepherds Huts that are designed to give you the experience of the Shepherds Huts original countryside …see more
Why not spend a cosy festive holiday over Christmas or New Year with family and friends. The Highland Club offers the perfect setting for family gatherings. Take away the burden of entertaining by visiting our Boathouse Restaurant, where you can sample the very best of …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
BOOK THIS COTTAGE AND YOU WILL RECEIVE A 4% DISCOUNT ON THE MANOR COTTAGES PRICES. To secure your discount please make your booking via the Manor Cottages website and enter code HL4% in the voucher box or give us a call (sadly, offer excludes school holiday periods).
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Not suitable for children; Car essential; No pets allowed;
Rural Romantic Hideaway for two in central Scotland near Stirling.
Peaceful rural setting within the old orchard at Mackeanston House, near Doune, Stirling and the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park. THREE NIGHT MINIMUM STAY SELF CATER. The open plan Studio has a ki …see more
Large luxury holiday house set in middle of own grounds, fully modernised. Guests can play on the private all-weather tennis court, swim in the heated swimming pool (1 April to 30 October), play croquet, cricket, badminton or football all within the large private gard …see more
I took my extended family to Vicarage House in April 2013. It is a great place for a group of people, and brilliantly well stocked with games, dvds, outdoor equipment, wii/xbox, bikes - you name it. E… More
Reviewed 13 May 2013
Me and my siblings and their offspring rented this property to celebrate my Mum's 70th birthday, and we all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves The house is stunning, the surrounding area is beautiful and th… More
High above Bideford, deep within the Devon dreamSet in a yawning acreage of perfect parkland, River Hall sits high above Bideford Bay and deep within the Devon dream. Amid rugged beauty, rolling hills and an ever-changing estuary, River Hall is a quintessential country …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car advised;
The Stables is situated in the beautiful village of North Stoke (once nicknamed the 'Secret Village'), surrounded by open unspoilt countryside and spectacular views of both Bath and Bristol. Set beside a Roman Road and on the Cotswold Way it boasts many fantastic walks …see more
From start to finish we enjoyed everything the barn and surroundings had to offer. We had a hot tub before breakfast every day and hit the pool every afternoon or evening. Regular donkey visits were t… More
“Lovely place to escape to after our wedding”
Reviewed 16 Oct 2012
I spent a three nights at the Stables with my new wife following our wedding.
It's a beautiful location and the stables were very clean, well maintained, with all mod-cons (except wi-fi, which was … More
We do infact have a T-Mobile pay as you go dongle for guests to use with their lap-tops to access the internet. There is also a really good local pub that has a free wi-fi point. They welcome children, dogs, serve great food and also have a pretty beer garden. What more of an excuse do you need to sample the local beers and snuggle up to a roaring log fire while catching up on all those tedious emails!!
“A fantastic place to spend a holiday”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2012
The Stables is a fantastic holiday venue. Lisa & Mike were incredibly welcoming and friendly.
Where do I begin, watching the stars whilst sitting in the hot tub, watching George & Albert - the ado… More