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.
“Great location great house” We booked this lodge for a weekend away with friends, three couples in total. We had a fabulous time. The lodge was in a stunning location with the option to be as active or as lazy as you wanted, the complex was great, so
Staying at this property over the Christmas period really was a great choice. On arrival the cottage was immaculate (by my own very high standards) and even had some Christmas decs. Bedding and towe… More
“clean and spacious, though homely”
Reviewed 26 Nov 2012
Downstairs was a bit chilly on our first evening, due to night storage heating- we cuddled up with blankets, and the following evening was beautifully warm. There was plenty of space at the lodge; our… More
Thanks very much for taking the time to do a review. We are just about to replace one of the storage heaters with a top end log effect electric fire and we have also noted the saucepan issue :)
GALLOPS FARM FINDON. Pet friendly** annexe perfect for walking. Beautiful views of the South Downs. Ideal for walking/cycling as farm leads straight on to footpaths across the South Downs. Also conveniently situated in walking distance of village & pet friendly pubs …see more
“the perfect place for a family to spread out and relax” We had a wonderful family Christmas 2011 at Bronte Square. The owners could not have been more helpful in providing everything we needed to make turkey and trimmings. The accommodation was tastef
“Wonderful Stay at The Weavers” The Weavers was such a wonderful surprise, a charming cottage over 3 floors. On arrival in a quiet back street, The weavers shows a wonderful frontage with a well kept raised terrace area, although a lack of parking is a
“Charming, well appointed house full of character in quiet location.”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2013
This rental was booked for me by my employers when I had to work in Forfar for a few days. I was so sorry I was not on holiday when I saw the accomodation. The owners have really put a lot of though… More
“Fantastic house, fantastic owners !!”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2012
This property is fabulous and fully equipped and warm. The whole house is immaculately kept and presented. When we arrived we were given a tour of the property by the owner, and shown how to work the … More
“The place to stay in Angus”
Reviewed 28 Aug 2012
owner was most helpful on our arrival,
the property was in first class shape,and the location couldn't have been better,
if you require a base to play golf,go walking,visit other places in Angus,loo… More
Arrive to a warm and personal welcome with fresh flowers, Fiona's special home made Bara Brith cake, tea/coffee and a pot of honey from our bees. No need to research where to go - we have all the maps and tourist information you will need. …see more
“highly recommended, great place to stay” We went to Norfolk for a friend’s Wedding at Hales Hal Barns near Loddon, and were lucky to find the Surlingham Cottages through a web search. We (8 adults) stayed in the Studio and Garden cottages for a long w
Whole house, 2 bathrooms, sleeps a maximum of 8, 3bedrooms ( 3 double beds, 2 single beds), garden, kitchen, dinner, Wi-Fi, broadband, local shops, shopping town center 10 minutes away, longest market in Europe only 10 minutes away from your rental, tube station 10 m …see more
This spacious apartment is located in Borthwick's Close, on the Royal Mile and close to St Gile's Cathedral and Mercat Cross. Set on the second floor of a 17th-century building, it combines modern décor with original features such as window seats, shutters an …see more
“A Very Enjoyable Rugby Weekend in some Fine accommodation” The property is located in an excellent part of Edinburgh. It is spacious, warm, clean, tidy and well maintained. It is close to all local amenities including the station and bus routes. I hav
Easy to get to from Waverley Station and a short walk across to the 'New Town'. Location is perfect just off the Royal Mile. Lots of pubs, restaurants, galleries, museums and shops within a few minute… More
“Fantastic Stay in very central apartment.”
Reviewed 8 Jan 2014
We had a great stay in this apartment in November 2013. We were a group of four friends and it was very easy to get to from the airport, easy to find and very very central. We could walk to everything… More
“Lovely, unique apartment in the heart of the Royal Mile”
Reviewed 26 Jul 2015
The arrival details were immaculately explained and organised as were the operating instructions for the wifi, heating, television, etc. The apartment was exactly what was required for our family grou… More
“Fantastic accommodation, spacious and homely!” A group of us rented the entire house for 3 nights over New Year. The house is extremely spacious, with 6 double bedrooms, 6 bathrooms and a very large kitchen, perfect for a big group gathering. The owne
We had a great weekend in Southampton staying in this beautiful house. It is superbly decorated and the house had absolutely everything we needed for 11 people. We spent time cooking in the large, wel… More
I live in a detached 4 bedroom house. A stay here provides a light, airy and spacious top room (2nd floor) double bedroom, with its own kitchenette, TV, and free wifi. Convenient for Wembley Stadium events and tube to central London. Off street parking for one car. Kin …see more
Bed and Breakfast overnight accommodation, A large double room with en suite bathroom,all towels and linen supplied.The breakfast is a cold continental style supplied in your room ,the room has table and chairs ,fridge, flat screen TV and central heating.wireles …see more
This is a high quality four bedroom self catering townhouse featuring a lounge with patio doors leading to a secluded grassed garden. It has a fully equipped kitchen which contains fridge/freezer, washing machine and microwave. There are two parking spaces to the front. …see more
Situated a short walk from the parkland, shops, bars and nightlife of Cardiff City Centre, North18 is a stylish boutique self-catered accommodation which sleeps groups of up to 20 people, and is perfect for group bookings.Hen weekends, pamper weekends, stag week …see more
Super Cosy Flat In Sweet Nice Soho :)Located in Soho, West End - this apartment is only 5mins walk from Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square, right in the middle of all major London sights and entertainment venues :) …see more
“The Bath Dye House to die for...” This was my first time to visit Bath. I didn't want to stay in the middle of town. I wanted all the buzz but much needed peace and quiet too. I thought I'd find it too difficult to have my cake and eat it but then cam
This beautiful three bedroom apartment, is in a prime location right next to the promenade, and Montpelier with its' abundance of designer shops, restaurants and pavement cafes.It boasts great views of the town centre, from 3 stores high, boasting large sash windows aro …see more
“Excellent family accomadation, very well equipped,ideal open plan living.” We had a brilliant Holiday, the house is almost new and is AMAZING!
It is ideally located for an easy walk to Town shops or the Seafront. Every thing you could possibly need f
“Holiday at THE RETREAT - SHANKLIN, Isle of Wight.”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2011
We stayed at "The RETREAT" on 1st Weekend in October, my Wife - Julie and i drove over a very Warm & sunny day aftter catching the Red Funnell Ferry from Southampton.
It was 27'C that day more like t… More
thank you so much for your review of our property and for your positive words
Reviewed 8 Sep 2016
Lovely stay, perfect location, clean and plenty of room for two families, we would definitely go back. We loved our stay. … More
The apartment is Bright & Spacious, fits comfortably 3 people. The apartment is very well located with easy access to Central London while having the feeling to live in a Village with all its beauty & charm.The Hampstead Heath is at your doorstep.Village style n …see more
“A lovely peaceful oasis nestled amongst a beautiful part of Wales.” Little Loveston Cottages are in what one would consider "the middle of nowhere". Truth is- it is close to many of Pembrokeshires' most glorious tourist spots, and stunning natural sce
“REWARDING STAY IN SCENIC KESWICK COTTAGE” Booked this spacious, well equipped cottage in Keswick for a 3 night stay in November. The location is great; not far from town centre with stunning views across the immediate area. The booking procedure was v
What a wonderful place to stay. The views from the house were breathtaking. It is beautifully appointed, spacious, warm and comfortable. Well situated for excellent walking and exploring in our fav… More
Reviewed 7 Oct 2016
This house is a dream come true. I love the fact that even though the house is multi -story, it is very well layed out.
We loved the living area on the top floor. And having separate bathrooms sin… More
Thank you Ken and Eileen, so pleased you enjoyed your stay and made use of the theatre. The living room on the top floor is a bonus and makes the most of the view. Best wishes, Helen
“Luxurious spacious house, a great base for exploring Keswick.”
Reviewed 17 Mar 2015
Our first trip to Keswick and we couldn't have wished for better. As everyone has already commented it does actually look like the photos and we had an excellent stay. The underfloor heating was luxur… More
On the edge of a nature reserve, but walking distance to Oulton Broad where there are a number of high quality restaurants and pubs. The beaches of Lowestoft and Gorleston are 10 min drive away. Close by is a golf course and also sailing or boat trips on the broads.Ple …see more
“Lovely property, ideally located, well cared for & tastefully funished” We first stayed at Fistral cottage 2 years ago and since then have returned several times.
We were so pleased to finally find a property which was accurately described in the web
A great cottage that is comfy and homely with access to the North Coast of Cornwall and all it has to offer, so come on down soon!An ideal spot for families to discover both the coast and countryside.............Outside is a sheltered courtyard Clematis and Roses scramb …see more
A charming 2 bedroom traditional Dorset cottage situated on a working dairy and beef farm, a short walk from Chesil Beach and an easy drive from Weymouth, surrounded by stunning country side ideal for walking. …see more
“Wonderful holiday home. Couldn't ask for more.” This was the 3rd time that we've stayed at Wightsands and it was just as fabulous as always. Wightsands is a comfortable home from home which is beautifully decorated. Everything you could ever need is p
Absolutely wonderful cottage in perfect location close to parks, central Ryde and the beach. Spotless, well equipped kitchen, nice furniture and appliances. The garden is perfect for children and was … More
“Fabulous stay with everything you need with young children”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2014
The owner, Eileen, was super efficient and went above and beyond to ensure we had a pleasant stay. The little extra's we found on arrival like wine and chocs were really appreciated. The bungalow was … More
“We couldn't have chosen a better place for our holiday stay!”
Reviewed 5 Apr 2014
Excellent communication from the outset - Eileen was prompt, friendly and helpful.
Wighsands is easy to get to from the station, on a lovely, quiet street.
The fact that it was spring, flowers were … More
This cottage is near many beaches and is only 20 minutes from the Centre of Cardiff. Looking out across the Vale of Glamorgan you can enjoy great views from the balcony. There are many activities and attractions to be enjoyed in the area including the stunning Glamorgan …see more
Set in the sophisticated Pontcanna district of Cardiff. Only a short walk from numerous cafés and bars and only a 10 minute stroll from the City Centre and the Millennium Stadium.Weekly lets from £2500 / Short breaks from £1000 …see more
This is a stylish one bedroom apartment with gym facilities and partial dock view. The comfortable flat benefits from a modern interior while enjoying a fantastic location, 2 mins to London EXCEL and DLR station Royal Victoria and Cable Car Station. …see more
Self-catering holiday accom. Lovely location, central for Norwich, Wymondham, Hingham. Good for visiting UEA, N & N Hosp, or Science Park.Perfect weekend retreat, as Nth Norfolk coast, Broads & Thetford forest only 40 min drive.Weekend or long-term rates availab …see more
“A Perfect Property” I have been a frequent user of holiday cottages in North Wales, going back thirty years and it's noticeable how in the last five years or so the general standard of accommodation has improved vastly, probably because of the extensi
“A beautifully situated house, equipped to the highest standard.”
Reviewed 28 Sep 2015
My husband and I have stayed at Greffyn many times. We love the beauty and peace of its location, surrounded by trees, sheep and squirrels. My husband loves the walk down to Betws y Coed, which is vi… More
Thank you for leaving such lovely comments! We're so glad that you've enjoyed many holidays at Greffyn and enjoy the lovely forest walk into Betws-y-Coed. We look forward to seeing you again next year!
“A perfect cottage in a perfect location that wraps it's arms around you and welcomes you in!”
Reviewed 7 Oct 2015
A real WOW when we first walked in - the cottage is very well appointed and beautifully finished. Comfortable and welcoming, whatever the weather, with plenty to do including pool table, games and mag… More
Thank you for the lovely comments! We're glad that you had such a great time at Greffyn and look forward to seeing you again next year!
“Great place for a family holiday”
Reviewed 5 Oct 2015
Lovely peaceful location near village.Easy stroll to shops/restaurants.
Attractive house/grounds.Nicely furnished.Well equipped.
Owner very helpful.We appreciated the welcome pack and she dropped by… More
Thank you for your review. Glad that you enjoyed your family holiday at Greffyn and made the most of the many activities on offer in the area!
“Great cottage, impeccably clean” We have just returned from this cottage (Aug 14). We were very happy - spacious, very well equipped and impeccably clean. Can't fault it, was also great value for money and we plan to return one day. Also I had to rear
Our stay in Cornwall was very special and we were very fortunate to have found these lovely cottages on the internet - couldn't think of anywhere nicer to put our heads down. It was especially pleasi… More
“Wonderful cottage, met all our needs and expectations”
Reviewed 13 May 2013
We loved our stay at Chyptons farm, the cottage was wonderful and very homely it was just what we wanted (the decor was perfect!)
Kate & Julian where very welcoming, we loved the scones and cream a… More
Thank you for those kind words and for going to the trouble of completing both this review and the one on the Chypons Farm Facebook page. It was a pleasure welcoming you to Chypons farm and look forward to seeing you again. Kate & Julian
Beautiful cottage, very clean and with everything you need. Juilan and his wife are so welcoming, making sure we had a stocked fridge with butter and wonderful steaks from the local farm shop. Perfect… More
Thank you for your kind words, we are sure you will keep following "Chypons Farm" on Face book.
With four bedrooms arranged over two floors, sleeping up to 8 guests, the Coach House is ideal for a family stay or a group get-together in central Bath. It is the only house in the street which has not been subdivided and so has the benefit of its original full 28 foo …see more
The house has Victorian features.
A good size breakfast area.
Room overlooking the lovely garden with fruit trees and flowers
Short walking distance to the local shops and short bus ride to the superstores which you find everything from clothes to food. If you a …see more