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.
Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
Sam's cottage is an 18th century little townhouse close to the centre of the bustling market town of Crickhowell; just a stone's throw away from the local pubs, restaurants and shops and a short distance from the lovely walks over Bullpit Meadows, the water meadows that …see more
Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised; Ask about pets;
The Byre is situated on a small working farm in the Highlands of Scotland. It's rural but situated close enough to Inverness and Nairn to enjoy townlife too. After a days' exploring return to the Byre to relax and unwind. The Byre is one of three cottages i …see more
“Excellent self catering accommodation in a prime location for exploring the north of Scotland”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2014
We have stayed in the Byre at Balblair Cottages on several occasions and each time we have had a fantastic holiday in what is a true home from home. The cottages are extremely well finished and equipp… More
“Great way to spend a week near Inverness”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2013
After traveling for over a week, it was nice to relax and spend a week in a place we could easily call home. The accommodations were all that we expected and fit our need perfectly. Being able to cook… More
“Wonderful time in the highlands”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2013
We thoughly enjoyed our stay at Balblair Cottages. We stayed in the Byre which is a 2 bedroom cottage, nice and roomy especially for a couple. All the facilities were excellent and the kitchen had eve… More
This modern and well equipped corner-terraced BUNGALOW is a warm, spacious home away from home. Situated on the fringe of the village it is ideally positioned only 15 minutes walk from the village centre and 5 minutes from the McDonald Resort Golf and Country Club. Grea …see more
Stayed in the property before when the family were very young. It was very Suitable then but is still so when there was only the two of us. It is within easy walking distance of the town of Aviemore, … More
Bright and sunny, well equipped 3 room family holiday apartment, close to Preston Sands and all facilities, but in lovely quiet residential corner.
Situated on the first floor overlooking the front garden from the lounge and the bedroom has views across the rear garde …see more
Not suitable for children; No pets allowed; Private garden;
Pretty twin bedded room in smart garden flat, 2 minutes from Clapham South tube station and easy access to London's main attractions. Perfect for city breaks. The room is very quiet with black out curtains and the bedroom door leading in to sunny patio garden with ta …see more
Nearest beach 50 km; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
In a tranquil getaway just 25 minutes drive to York centre is our pet friendly luxury detached holiday cottage annexe to the rear of our B&B called the "Brush and Boot" an 18th century Woodsmans cottage, sitting 300 feet above the city of York. Just 15 minutes from York …see more
As you arrive by car via Langrigge Park The Lookout Lodge is unassuming but once inside you will see why we called it The Lookout Lodge! Even in the Lake District houses with “lake views” are in very short supply. There are not many properties, particularly in Bowne …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Not suitable for children;
Tilia is a modern 2 bedroom property in Torquay. Graded by VisitEngland 4 Stars + Gold Award. One of a small terrace of select properties recently constructed and have been fitted to a very high modern standard with all the requirements of stylish living. The house is l …see more
We had a lovely time in this beautiful holiday home. Great location with everything you could think of provided. Very child friendly. Congratulations to the owners for keeping the property so clean an… More
Reviewed 2 Aug 2015
This cottage was beautiful. it was clean and modern but also homely and comfortable. I always get a little nervous and excited to see what our accommodation is like when you first walk through the d… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
Seaholme stands in a prominent position in the fishing village of Staithes. Within walking distance of the beach, 2 good local pubs and all local amenities. In addition to two good sized bedrooms, the property also has a separate dining kitchen in the basement and a bea …see more
Child friendly ; Car not necessary; Ask about pets;
FREE PARKING - 24 HOUR KEY ACCESS
Self contained studio apartment close to central london and west end, situated in a great location Colindale in north west london. Apartment has all the mod cons and is very conveniently located opposite a large 24 hour supermarket whi …see more
Seamore cottage has a spacious living room, complete with a log burner, TV, DVD player, a large selection of books, DVDs and games, and a dining table.
Located 80 metres from the beautiful harbour in the picturesque and serene village of Mousehole, Seamore cottage is a …see more
Mill Barn holiday cottage is a large barn conversion sleeping 12 people (2 king with ensuite, 2 double, 2 twin) set in 120 acres of beautiful countryside in Cheshire on the outskirts of Chester.There is disabled access to this luxury Chester holiday cottage, with two g …see more
Villa Garda is a detached Victorian villa set in an acre of grounds in the tranquil suburb of Chelston, Torquay. This self catering apartment is situated on the first floor and comprises a large master bedroom with a kingsize bed and large wardrobe, a lounge with a doub …see more
Suitable for children age 5+; No pets allowed; Private garden;
Rothay Cottage is a terraced cottage in a quiet lane close to the centre of Ambleside in the Lake District National Park. The cottage sleeps four people and has one double bedroom, one twin and a family bathroom. There is also a fitted kitchen and a second floor sitting …see more
Waterside Lodge is a brand new addition to the rental market and is a delightful 140 m2, contemporary designed 4 x bedroom, semi-detached holiday villa, set lakeside on the main Somerford Lagoon lake, within the prestigious Lower Mill Estate.
Designed by the award winn …see more
Great location only a few steps from harbour and town centre tucked away in a quiet cul de sac<br>Trinity Mews Self Catering Holiday Apartments is located in the very heart of Torquay, Devon. Situated just off the harbour and within a short walk of a wide selectio …see more
Nearest beach 0 km; Ask owner if suitable for children; No pets allowed;
The Apartment is centrally positioned within easy Walking distance of all amenities, sea, shops, restaurants, etc, but also in a quiet area. It is tastefully modernised to provide a very good standard of comfort and service, but keeping its Victorian character where pos …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.1 km; Not suitable for children;
Should this be your first visit to St Ives, you are bound to fall in love with the cobbles, the fishing boats, the many small galleries, the green hills, harbour, and ever changing sea. The cliff path above small coves and basking seals will take you through National Tr …see more
Ty Gwartheg is part of a unique group of cottages in the quiet hamlet of Tretio, three miles north of the historic city of St David's and a short walk from the magnificent Pembrokeshire Coast Path and beautiful sandy beaches. The cottages has been refurbished to th …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
TRADITIONAL COTTAGE ON THE FRINGE OF SHROPSHIRE VILLAGE , SLEEPS 8
Part of an original terrace just a short stroll into the heart of Bishops Castle, this cottage offers an interesting mix of both old and new, ideal for family and friends wishing to celebrate, re …see more
Swimming pool; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
Badger's Lodge is an attractive, stone-built, detached cottage, located in a gated village, within a 450 acre nature reserve, by the Cotswold Water Park in the heart of the Cotswolds. The cottage can sleep four people in three bedrooms - one double with en-suite ba …see more
Introducing the Delta Celebration this beautifully appointed holiday home is double glazed and gas central heated with free standing sofas and dining table and chairs. The Celebration boasts a spacious open plan living area with a light and airy feel, large kitchen with …see more
Shippen cottage, one of seven cottages on site at East Rose, was originally home to some of the farm animals, and converted into a holiday cottage in 1995. The cottage has one double bedroom, a wet room/shower room, open plan kitchen/lounge with dining area and night s …see more
Child friendly ; No pets allowed; Private garden;
Family run Bed and Breakfast Zone 3 in the South West of London. Easy access to Victoria station and London bridge which is 20 min journey by train. Walking distance to the train station or few minutes by bus. Short distance to Croydon's shopping centre with supermark …see more
TRADITIONAL COTTAGE WITH ORIGINAL FEATURES, NEXT TO AWARD WINNING VILLAGE INN
Situated in the quaint village of Nettlecombe this 200 year old semi-detached property, complete with original features such as inglenook fireplace, exposed beams and steep cottage style st …see more
Short stays or weekend bookings possible - please enquire! Glenfaulds is a comfortable and spacious ground floor apartment situated in a grand period Victorian tenement with many original ornate features, located directly on the Rothesay promenade with panoramic views a …see more
INCLEDON FARMHOUSE OVERVIEW
Incledon House was built at the turn of the last century. This detached, spacious period farmhouse is set on 200 acres of land in the heart of rural Devonshire countryside making it the perfect get-away from it all destinations with no near n …see more
Ora Lodge is a modern two-storied house located 3-5 minutes walking distance from the promenade and is minutes drive away from the North Coast, with it's choice of quality golf courses, restaurants and stunning scenery. WIFI AVAILABLE - WIFI AVAILAB …see more
Ora Lodge was the perfect accommodation for hosting my siblings and extending family for a few nights during our family reunion in Portstewart. Just minutes away from the coast line and a charming lit… More
Many thanks for your lovely review - it was great welcoming you and your family all the way from USA. Portstewart is definitely one of Northern Ireland's treasures, with so much to see and do. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Ora Lodge and we await your return hopefully in the near future. We will be happy to offer you and our other guests a loyalty discount when you book directly with us. Many thanks and a warm N.Irish greeting to all the family.
Reviewed 17 Sep 2014
Located in older part of town, close to cafes and pubs, but opposite end to golf course and the best beach in Portstewart. Home comfortable, had everything you needed but unfortunately property cold… More
Many thanks for your frank review. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back to Ora lodge again.
It is disappointing to note that the cleaning was not fully undertaken and we shall review this with the cleaner. The £10 electricity allowance is standard but we always ensure there is sufficient electricity available to our visitors. We will update our website to reflect this. Unfortunately we have nowhere else to locate the washing machine & tumble dryer and appreciate that this may be unpleasant to operate in inclement weather.
The house has oil heating available for use in times of cooler temperatures, with back up electric heaters.
The "Town/Old Course" Golf Course is located very close to the premises and offers an affordable and interesting challenge to the novice or seasoned golfer.
Many thanks for taking the time to leave us your positive review. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. NB: We offer a loyalty discount to our clients who book directly with us in consecutive years.
“The accommodation was everything we needed for a very pleasant holiday”
Reviewed 19 May 2014
The house was everything we needed for a very enjoyable holiday for our group of 5 adults and a 9 month old baby. The location was ideal for touring the north coast and very handy to the North West 2… More
Many thanks for choosing Ora lodge and Portstewart for your holiday destination. It was a pleasure welcoming your family here to enjoy the seaside and the annual North West 200 motorbiking event. Many thanks for leaving your review, much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the not too distant future.
Lovely spacious, bright and airy apartment in sunny St Leonards on sea.Set in a charming seaside town, this is the perfect place to relax and unwind. Just one minute from the apartments you will find a quiet beach. And in one minute in the another direction you will fin …see more
Modern Town House set close to sea in the heart of Tankerton Bay with everything you need just around the corner. A relaxing stay for couples and families alike whether you are here for one of the many Festivals or just to soak up the sea air and explore the area.
Whit …see more
Lovely house, clean and very well equipped. Great location for Whitstable, Margate and Westgate on Sea. Would return for another holiday.… More
“Luxurious, beautiful highly recommend!”
Reviewed 11 Jul 2014
Travelled with a large group of learning disabled adults. We couldn't believe how fantastic the accommodation was, so close to the beach. We would definitely stay again!… More
“Fantastic house and location, we have fallen in love with Tankerton”
Reviewed 15 Aug 2013
We stayed at Tankerton Town House for only 2 nights, wish it had been longer. In our party we had 3 adults and 3 children aged 6, 11 and 14.
The house was everything we needed and more, the children… More
Not suitable for children; No pets allowed; Private garden;
A cottage located in one of the most beautiful and unspoilt valleys in Wales. Inspirational views from all around, with the ability to search the many undiscovered wonderful footpaths in Wild West Wales. Cae'r Beili gives an ideal location for spending quality t …see more
“A wonderful self catering cottage in an outstanding location.”
Reviewed 19 Jan 2014
If you are looking for a very well appointed cottage, away from it all but not remote, this is it. The accommodation is excellent, views from the cottage are magnificent and, if you do not wish to coo… More
The Pennies is a five bedroom property sleeping eight, with three double bedrooms (each with double beds) and two single bedrooms (each with single beds), reception room with seating for 6 (plus flat screen television and sky) and dining table for 6, bathroom with bath …see more
Myself and husband and our extended family (including little ones) stayed at Pennines and were thoroughly happy with the whole experience: a clean and modern property with good facilities; advantages … More
Rossholme Country House is the Tudor part of the beautiful former vicarage which has been renovated whilst retaining original character, to provide spacious holiday accommodation close to the coastal regions of West Somerset.. Approached by its own tree lined drive, Ros …see more
I rented Rossholme Country House for my 30th birthday for a weekend with friends. The house itself was enormous and met our every need. In particular the kitchen impressed as it was superbly kitted … More
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. It is greatly appreciated; we enjoyed having you here and you would be welcome back any time.
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
Charming, cosy and comfortable mid-19th century terraced cottage in Combe Martin on the edge of Exmoor, with sweeping views from our garden of the gorgeous Devon countryside, and simple, tasteful interiors.
Combe Martin is a fantastic base for a holiday: it has its own …see more
Northcote Manor Farm is a beautiful, historic North Devon farm where the barns and stables have been converted into 5 comfortable and stylish self catering cottages. (including Sunflower Cottage). The cottages are surrounded by 34 acres of woods, fields and river making …see more
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FREE THIRD NIGHT OR LATE CHECK OUT ON LAST DAY FOR TWO NIGHT WEEKEND BOOKINGS
This centrally located house with sea views from all the front rooms, 50m from the sea front, interior was refurbished …see more
Newly built in 2012/2013, lovely light and spacious 1 bedroom accommodation with bedroom to the first floor to make the most of the beautiful views across the village to the Sea and Down End. Open plan contemporary kitchen/living room with french doors opening to paved …see more
Nearest beach 50 km; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
MODERN 3 Double BEDROOM APARTMENT entire top floor of DETACHED CHALET STYLE HOUSE.. ONE BEDROOM WITH DOUBLE BED EN SUITE BALCONY FACING GARDEN. FULL KITCHEN FACILITIES . THERE IS ALSO ANOTHER AREA DOWNSTAIRS WITH INTERNET/TV ACCESS. OAKWOOD STATION IS IS 5 MINUTES …see more
Not suitable for children; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
Very bright and spacious 3rd-floor panoramic apartment. There are 3 bedrooms, 2 twins and 1 double. The flat is 110 sqm. Newly refurbished and furnished, it is in immaculate condition. Need just 12-15 mins walking to reach Caledonian and Strathclyde University, City of …see more
This accommodation shall be for family use only, not for youth groups or other groups or student parties due to the quiet nature of the neighbourhood. Strictly No smoking and No Pets.
During peak times Easter, NW200, Golf Events July and Aug the premises is let on a …see more
“Great location and house has everything you need”
Reviewed 27 Aug 2014
Just back from a great holiday. House is very clean and spacious. It has a well equiped kitchen and plenty of bedrooms and bathrooms for large family. There is a lovely enclosed back garden with gas B… More
Appreciate you taking the time to do a review on Ardnamara holiday house. Glad you had a good time despite the weather. Yes the house is ideal for a family get together and it is also very convenient to all Portstewart amenities, shops, promenade, golf courses, children's play parks and the beach.Looking forward to welcoming you and all the family back to Ardnamara in the near future.
“Excellent Holiday House and close to Portstewart, alway have a great holiday here.”
Reviewed 12 Aug 2014
This was our 8th time going back to Ard Na Mara the house itself is clean, tidy and has all the amenities you need plus the back garden is enclosed if you have any children which is great. It is also… More
Thank you for taking the time to do a review on Ardnamara and its good to know you find the house has all the amenities you need for your family holiday. Yes as you say we are close to all Portstewart amenities the beach, shops restaurants and the promenade are all within 10 mins walk. How time fly's cant believe this was your 8th family holiday. Looking forward to welcoming your and all the family back again in 2015.
“Brillant location, views and a homely, clean well maintained home.”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2014
Our family of 11 ranged from 18mths to 70 years of age and Ard Na Mara provided us all with loads of clean, family orientated space.
All rooms were well maintained and each had use of a bath/shower r… More
Thanks for taking the time to review Ard Na Mara Self Catering house. Glad you enjoyed your stay here and that you found the house was able to accommodate your family holiday. Yes the location is very convenient to the Promenade, beach and all Portstewart amenities. We will be pleased to welcome you and your family back to Ardnamara in the near future.