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.
Ask owner if suitable for children; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
"Ducklings" is an luxuriously appointed cottage in the middle of the New Forest National Park. Very peaceful and surrounded by mature trees, this fabulous accommodation is only 200 metres from open forest on the edge of Sway village, just 3 miles south of Brockenhurst. …see more
“Lovely accommodation in a superb location for the New Forest.”
Reviewed 16 Aug 2013
Perfect holiday home, fully equipped and spotlessly clean. The location couldn't have been better everything on your doorstep yet lovely and peaceful. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend to family and frie… More
“A great home from home”
Reviewed 17 Nov 2011
A great place to stay for a couple or family with older children, very quiet, comfortable and on the outskirts of Sway village, but easy walking to shops, cafe etc.
Very clean, beautifully furnished … More
“The most peaceful well equipped holiday cottage in the New Forest”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2011
The cottage was located in a beautiful tranquil part of the New Forest. The garden has an abundance of beautiful tall trees. We watched squirrels running through them. There was a patio area to si… More
Old Lighthouse View is one of many types of accommodation that Valentine Holiday lets manage, with properties to suite all types of Budgets • Old Lighthouse view Penthouse is located perfect for trips to London, the journey takes one hour thirty minutes and just two m …see more
Nearest beach 60 km; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
The Hoist is a fabulous two bedroom, one bathroom, ground floor apartment located in the heart of ElyThe Hoist is a very modern apartment situated in a secluded courtyard. It is a minute walk from the centre and a ten minute walk to the river.Situated just off the marke …see more
“Fabulous apartment, in wonderful quiet but central location”
Reviewed 28 Mar 2013
Having stayed at the Hoist in late January, I wanted to convey what a lovely and comfortable apartment this is. Always unsure how warm and well equipped a rental property may be I went armed with hot … More
“Clean, comfortable, well-equipped apartment”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2013
A warm, clean and comfortable apartment in the centre of Ely. Everything we needed and more was thoughtfully provided. So good to be close to the town, cathedral, market and river; everything in easy … More
Reviewed 30 Nov 2014
Couldn't fault the apartment, very clean, very modern, brilliant location, everything you needed was provided for you. Would recommend it to friends and family and would definitely come again.… More
This cottage is located overlooking a lovely secluded bay in the village of Kentallen. Quiet and peaceful, yet only approximately 30 minutes from Fort William and Oban. This cottage is ideally located to explore the West Highlands of Scotland.
The cottage has all the f …see more
4 Bayview is located in a really beautiful place where the view from the front changes alot depending on the weather. It is situated between Oban and Fort William and for us was ideally placed so we c… More
“Excellent cottage in great location”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2013
The cottage was well equipped and had everything we need to enjoy our stay. Despite the cold temperatures outside the cottage was nice and warm and there was plenty of space for the four of us. Ther… More
“A very well situated place”
Reviewed 6 Dec 2011
We spend a week with a magnificent weather in this place. The house is big enough and comfortable too. It is wonderfully located to go as well to the mountains as Ben Navis than to the sea, Oban is a … More
Criffel Lodge is a modern self catering chalet for up to 6 and is situated is a small group of 10 chalets in mature oak woodland next to Colvend golf course. Great for families as Sandyhills beach is 10 minute walk away, and cliff top coastal walks take you round to Ro …see more
Straight onto the beach! A beach-side bungalow converted from an early 1900's southern railway carriage, complete with etched glass and the old slam doors. Often described as quirky it has been extended to provide cozy accommodation, with an easy living, open plan …see more
Everything you could dream of' great location, on the beach, wonderful house, all you could want and more from a holiday home and to top it all weather amazing, can't wait to go back. Thank you so mu… More
Reviewed 17 Mar 2013
We came here in March, having hoped at the time of booking it would be spring and we'd have a sunny weekend on the beach. In the event, it was still mid-winter with remnants of snow on the South Downs… More
Reviewed 18 Dec 2012
I rented the beach house for the weekend for my partners birthday in July 2011, I'd been there a few years before and it was just as beautiful as I remember. it was a complete surprise to my partner a… More
Cove Cottage is a converted barn which is located very close to the sea at Budle Bay in the small hamlet of Waren Mill. It is part of a group of 4 properties set around a shared courtyard. It has a very quiet outdoor seating area, which is a suntrap and ideal for enjoy …see more
“Absolutely wonderful cottage in beautiful location”
Reviewed 28 Sep 2012
We had a wonderful weeks holiday. The cottage is lovely. Furnished to a very high standard, clean and comfortable. Good location. Very quiet but a short drive to lots of lovely towns. Highly recommend… More
Many thanks for the positive coments, its always lovely to get good feedback. So pleased you had such a wonderful time. The peace and quiet of the cottage is something we always enjoy when we get the chance to visit ourselves, then once relaxed, can enjoy the rest of the area. thanks again and visit again soon.
Stable Cottage sits alone with its own back garden for privacy and outdoor entertaining. This detatched cottage is an idyllic getaway for family or friends, with views across the Suffolk fields where you might see deer roaming, hares playing and an abundance of wild bir …see more
“Lovely holiday setting- makes you want to come back again and again!”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2013
Beautiful and well appointed cottage which has absolutely everything you want and more. It is tastefully furnished with attention given to small details- the welcome hamper of local cheese and cake wa… More
Nearest beach 50 km; Suitable for children age 5+; Car essential;
This lovely detached cottage sits within the quiet surroundings of Hemswell Village, near the Maypole and close to the Church. A very smart interior with wooden floors, beautiful furnishings with a french feel, the Forge offers a splendid home for your holiday and is su …see more
My brand new eco cottage is built in the heart of the lovely village of Badby. Built to a very high standard it uses natural material finishes where possible. It has two bedrooms with flexible sleeping layout (twin or super king to master bedroom), two bathrooms, comfor …see more
Manor Farm Cottage is located in the historic village of Teversal in the Nottinghamshire countryside. Formerly part of Manor Farm now a separate residence, Manor Farm Cottage welcomes you with an open plan, fully equipped kitchen, and lounge, complete with log burning …see more
“Superb stay! Beautiful cottage on the inside and lovely location”
Reviewed 28 Feb 2013
We enjoyed a wonderful weekend in this delightful cottage. It has been finished to a very high standard, everything has been thought of. The wood burner in the lounge makes for a lovely central featur… More
“[--]Delightful Cottage with character in quiet location[--]”
Reviewed 7 Oct 2012
"Teversal Manor Cottage is a wonderful place for a break with friends and family but you should also consider it for longer if you need to be based in the area for longer. I can highly recommend it as… More
Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
Windsor Cottage is situated in the centre of Winchcombe, with its wonderful selection of pubs and restaurants. Sudeley Castle is on your doorstep and there are numerous walks in the surrounding area.This comfortable cottage has a wood burner, and is attractively decora …see more
“Fantastic cottage so clean everything provided and fabulous location”
Reviewed 20 Oct 2013
Great central location cottage is beautiful, very clean and well equipped. Owners were so helpful when booking and helped recommend places to eat. Lovely garden to sit out in.
I can strongly recomm… More
“Wonderful Winchcombe stay!”
Reviewed 16 Oct 2013
Windsor cottage is a perfect retreat to either get away from it all or use as a base to explore the wonder cotswolds!
Based in the heart of Winchcombe you have all the amenities on hand, local minima… More
Reviewed 21 Apr 2013
We had the most wonderful time at Windsor cottage. It is perfectly located, is really well equipped and is beautifully decorated.
Two very good sized double bedrooms, really cosy living room, fab din… More
Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
Located on a quiet peaceful peninsula of Skye, Wild Orchid Cottage has inspiring views over Loch Harport to sea cliffs and the Cuillin Mountains beyond. It provides an ideal base for exploring all parts of the Island, whether you are wanting to tour around to see all th …see more
Lovely seaside location 2 minutes walk from wonderful sandy beaches. Direct fast train services to the surrounding area iincluding to thebeautiful historic city of Canterbury in approx twenty minutes, with it's superb cathedral, renowned theatre, museum and arts …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 3 km; Not suitable for children;
The Bothy is a converted old shepherds dweling. It is a stone terraced bungalow with a slate roof situated in a peaceful rural valley. We have retained the original features including exposed wooden beams and stone work.This cottage is ideal for couples who want to re …see more
The cottage was great, everything we needed: clean, cosy and the cctv of badgers and otter in the evenings was wonderful. We are quite into our wildlife so the site was perfect for watching hares and … More
Thank you for your kind review.
We are delighted that you choose to spend your honeymoon with us.
Many thanks for the photos.
We hope to welcome you back to Press Mains in the future.
“A perfect retreat :)”
Reviewed 26 Jun 2013
The bothy cottage is absolutely lovely. My boyfriend and I stayed for two nights, just looking for a quiet weekend away. The bed was comfy, no problems with any of the facilities, everything was strai… More
Copperfield is a detached, single storey, two bedroomed whitewashed cottage in the quiet conservation area of this lovely village. Much of the cottage has been renovated recently and is warm, inviting and very comfortable. It has a large well fitted kitchen and large co …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Lavender cottage is situated in a quiet location but close to all the amenities in the village of Flookburgh. This detached cottage is warm, comfortable and well equiped with all that you will need for your stay. The garden has a decking area and BBQ where you can rela …see more
What a lovely cottage! Very charming and modern interior...super clean and tidy with lots of little extras that you might need..Wifi, toys, books and DVDs for the little ones, wine and biscuits on arr… More
“More than a home-away-from-home”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2013
One of the best holiday homes we've been to. Everything clean, fresh and modern. Loved the open plan cooking/living area. Found the second lounge useful. Really grateful of the welcome pack. Everythin… More
“a delightful little cottage that provided an ideal base for our driving holiday in the lake district”
Reviewed 9 Jun 2013
Our group of three spent three nights at the Lavender Cottage while we drove extensively around the lakes. We were extremely comfortable and Nina was an exceptional host.
The cottage, though small, … More
Please note that accurate availability and prices is only available through our website hilltopfarmholidaysdotcodotuk. Any pricing given on Holiday Lettings/Trip Advisor is for guidance only. Enjoy the advantage of the beautiful ash floored master bedroom and first floo …see more
Nearest beach 10 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Anneth Lowen [Cornish for 'Happy Home'] is a recently converted self-contained barn within the grounds of Over Langford Manor. It is set in the heart of the North Somerset countryside on the southern slopes of the Mendip Hills. The bijou property has all modern conve …see more
“Perfect Holiday Experience and Pet Friendly Owners”
Reviewed 25 Jul 2013
Chris & Mamie,
As a regular visitor to Somerset we decided to take up the option of staying slightly further north in order to be just a short distance from all the places we wished to visit.
The lo… More
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
This Tourist Board three star rated Gold Award property with its high quality furnishings, pretty, village setting and handy location near to Cambridge, provides excellent value for money.The White Barn is a newly refurbished, traditional weather-boarded barn in the be …see more
Located in a beautiful part of Hertfordshire, surrounded by rolling countryside, great for long walks (interspersed by the occasional country pub!), horse riding through nearby stables or just relaxing in the sheltered and enclosed garden of over 1/3 acre(chairs and tab …see more
White Lilac cottage is a traditional stone cottage. From the front there are lovely views of the Snowdonia Mountain range. To the rear there is a cottage garden which is full of flowers throughout the summer. It is a real sun trap - wonderful for enjoying a glass or tw …see more
We stayed from Friday to Monday and the cottage was beautiful with a good location overlooking the Menai Straits.
The care and attention to detail within Lilac Cottage was excellent, the bedroom wa… More
“white lilac cottage”
Reviewed 15 Sep 2012
lovely cottage full of charm a good base to travel from my husband liked it because it was handy for fishing we go to anglesey a few times a year. we would recommend the cottage it was clean and wel… More
This 1st floor apartment is located on the seafront directly opposite the beach & within easy walking distance of both Hastings & St Leonards town centers, & mainline train stations. Beautiful contemporary decor with large light airy living area & balcony overlooking th …see more
The pictures on the Internet already looked fabulous but it was even better for real. We had a warm welcome by Gail. Allthough the weather could have been better, it did not spoil our weekend. We had … More
“Amazingly spacious and clean apartment with log fire and sea views.”
Reviewed 29 Jan 2013
From the friendly welcome when we arrived, with wine and a supply of logs waiting, to discovering the little back streets of Hastings, we couldn't recommend a better place to stay to relax and get awa… More
“Roomy, comfortable and every need catered for.”
Reviewed 5 Sep 2012
The flat contained everything we needed. It was very comfortable and the view is wonderful.
We were fortunate to have excellent weather which meant it was a little too warm at night in the mezzanine … More
Bentley Cottage is light and airy and is furnished to a high standard throughout. It has a spacious lounge/dining room/kitchen including a wood burner with logs supplied. Three bedrooms (2 king (6'6" x 5') and 3 singles (6'3" x 3')) and three bathrooms (2 en-suite). L …see more
“Beautiful, well equipped cottage in a wonderful location”
Reviewed 30 Jun 2015
A really lovely cottage, beautifully decorated with lovely furnishings. Perfect for 6 girls - 3 bathrooms! All the furnishings were lovely - beds really comfortable, bedding really pretty. Kitchen … More
“Beautiful cottage, great location for exploring the New Forest”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2015
If you are looking for a beautiful cottage with great location for exploring the New Forest this is it. The cottage has everything you need for your stay and owners very welcoming and helpful. We arri… More
A warm welcome awaits you at Sutton Farm Cottage. The cottage sits off the main road down a country lane, amongst fields and woods, with walks directly through the garden gate. Whether your looking for a romantic rural retreat, or a family holiday near to the city of Yo …see more
“A charming, cosy cottage and a friendly, peaceful, relaxing setting, excellent for families with children and/or a dog”
Reviewed 9 May 2013
The cottage was very nicely furnished and very clean, giving a warm, cosy feel. The owners have obviously thought about what guests would appreciate and the beds were so comfortable. The children and … More
“A special treat near York”
Reviewed 23 Apr 2013
We arrived to be greeted by next door's delightful poultry. All the instructions worked out perfectly and nothing disappointed from arrival to departure. The cottage is pretty, clean and meets every… More
Not suitable for children; Car essential; Pet friendly;
A cozy, comfortable and quiet home-from-home situated in picturesque Lincolnshire countryside. The Cabin includes a log burner, a fully equipped kitchen, a newly-fitted shower room, and a TV/DVD player.Located a short drive away from Woodhall Spa, Horncastle, Spilsby, …see more
This is the third time we have had the pleasure of staying in the Cabin. The situation is in a quiet and leafy part of rural Lincolnshire which is perfect for a relaxing break. The cabin is spotlessly… More
This beautifully-renovated stone cottage is nestled between mountains and sea on the Llyn Peninsula of North Wales, with views of Trefor Pier. The 400-year-old property has been lovingly restored over a number of years, with great care taken to preserve original period …see more
We had two splendid weeks, with very good weather, in Lavender Cottage. The cottage and the rest of the property was beautiful, peaceful and clean. Would love to have a cottage of that for ourselves! … More
Porthwen Farm is a charming 17th century stone built detached farmhouse, carefully renovated to offer a modern warm, comfortable, cosy but spacious retreat. Set in a quiet & peaceful location with views of the sea and surrounding countryside. Stunning views of the h …see more
Great house with good amenities. Very peaceful location, the walk along the coastal path was beautiful. All of Anglesey was easy to access from here. We had a lovely holiday and would return without h… More
“Perfect peacefull get away with stunning views.”
Reviewed 22 Jun 2012
Had a great time even when it rains. I am planning with family to go again sometime soon. Highly recommend to anybody! … More
“cosy & remote, fab views”
Reviewed 13 Apr 2014
We had a very enjoyable few days, lovely cottage, nice and quiet, fab walks from cottage and views. Plenty of space, had what we needed. Thank you.… More
Ask owner if suitable for children; No pets allowed; Private garden;
A former Weavers Cottage, Grade II listed, has been renovated to a very high standard, is full of character, yet quietly situated just a short stroll from Addingham Main Street. Sleeps maximum of 4.
Suitable for children over the age of 7. Sorry, no pets. No smoking al …see more
Beckside Cottage is in an ideal location for walking in this lovely area. It's warm and cosy, very well equipped and tastefully furnished.
The owner was very helpful and accommodating, and answere… More
Self-catering cottage offering stunning views in all directions. The kitchen/sitting room has recently been converted to create a lovely open plan area with floor length windows giving panoramic views from your armchair. The two bedrooms both have two single beds with …see more
We were looking for a chance to get away and unwind for a week and this cottage on the west coast of Skye proved the perfect place. The photos on the website accurately show what you can expect; a lov… More
Dallow Hall Barns consists of two luxury, pet friendly, self-catering Holiday Apartments lying within the Nidderdale area in North Yorkshire. They are surrounded by fields, woods and moors.The Barns are situated only six miles from the Dales town of Pateley Bridge and t …see more
Traditional brick and flint North Norfolk coastal cottage, positioned down a delightful flint walled lane which leads directly to Overstrand beach. The cottage has been recently renovated and updated, but retains all its character, with a wood burning stove and beamed …see more
Two bedroom modern apartment recently refurbished to a high standard. Spacious, comtemporary open plan living area with oak flooring, sea views, dining area that seats 6 leading to patio doors onto a small balcony. Large double bedroom, single bedroom, double sofa be …see more
Excellent accommodation. Clean, comfortable and everything that we could possibly need all provided. Location perfect for us to attend a wedding and reception nearby, and it was good to have a base f… More
Thank you for your positive comments about Princes Apartment and I apologise for the confusion with the parking! I have now amended the directions regarding parking facilities to avoid any future confusion. Sorry I didn't get chance to meet you but glad all your plans went well.
“exellent apartments very trendy and in lovely location”
Reviewed 30 Apr 2014
the apartment was very trendy and smart and all the amenites very good .
enjoyed staying in the apartment the loaction was great and nice and quiet. very enjoyable
Many thanks for your positive comments, we are happy you enjoyed Princes Apartment and we hope to see you again.
“Well set up appartment with all mod cons, close to the promenade”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2013
We stayed at this property at the height of the heat wave. Whilst the upstairs bedroom (probably unusually) was quite hot, the rest of the flat was very pleasant. Whilst the balcony area did not hav… More
Mockham Down Farm is situated off a quiet Devon lane on the edge of Exmoor but close to Barnstaple and surrounding areas,There is gated off parking for cars. The garden overlooks farm land and the sea view in the distance
The Log Cabin has Large Decking area and fully …see more
Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Situated in the beautiful countryside of Watford, Northamptonshire, Thorny Cottage is a luxury self catering farm barn conversion with 2 bedrooms, bathroom, large living room and dining area, spacious kitchen and utility storage.The accommodation has been converted to a …see more
The owners were brilliant at making us feel welcome and going out of thier way to help if required. Henry the farmers son was great at taking us around the farm land and they were all great with my 4 … More
“Very Spacious Holiday Let”
Reviewed 2 May 2013
Thorny Cottage is a very spacious, well decorated, luxury barn conversion. The cottage was warm, cosy and quite throughout our stay and had everything we needed. The kitchen has the biggest amount of … More
Property extensively upgraded February / March 2015. New Kitchen, Woodburner, Furniture & oak floor.This is a beautiful little cottage in the picturesque village of Kingsbarns. The property is ideal for a family holiday or equally would make a great base for golfers wis …see more
I stayed at this property with my 2 daughters to have a late Christmas, it couldn't had been better. Well equipped and decorated superbly. We probably picked the coldest and windiest weekend this year… More
Thanks for your kind words. The Woodburner has been the best addition to the house, even more so when we are on the back end of an atlantic storm.
Great to hear you & your daughters had a great time and we hope you managed to play some of the games with them and make the best of your time.
We hope you can come back some other time.
Cassandra & Steve
Reviewed 26 Jun 2016
Just returned from a stay in this fantastic cottage, what a find!! We were visiting St Andrews for my son's Graduation. Our party included myself, husband, mother-in-law and Labrador Bodie. Right fro… More
Thank you so much for the kind review. I'm sure your son's graduation helped elate your feeling during the stay. Well done to him!
We both hope you can return to enjoy Kingsbarns some other time.
Steve & Cassandra
“Perfect cottage and location”
Reviewed 28 Dec 2015
This cottage is beautifully furnished and decorated and and equipped to the highest standard. We wanted for nothing- there was even fresh milk provided and other store-cupboard essentials.
It is war… More
So good to hear you enjoyed your stay at the cottage. We have had a lot of positive feedback about the stove - without doubt, much better to watch than the TV. Kingsbarns is a nice wee village and having the dog, gives you a great opportunity to explore.
I'm glad you got to visit the local Inn. It was closed for a while and the new owners are doing a great job since opening it up.
Hope to see you again.
Steve & Cassandra
NEW OWNERS 2015: Cottage 2: sleeps 4 people (1 double and 1 twin room). Sky TV and Internet Access.
Stunning location set right in the heart of Delamere Forest yet only a short walk away from Delamere Train Station (Manchester/Chester line) and 5 minutes drive from the …see more
Not suitable for children; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Cottage 1 was finished in September 2010 and Cottage 2 March 2011. Formerly part of the shippon and barn, they provides spacious accommodation mixing traditional features with all mod cons. Cottage 1 accommodates two and Cottage 2 up to three guests.
Nearby Littlebor …see more
We stayed in the smaller cottage which was very comfortable with excellent amenities.
Jean and Norman are excellent hosts - available for a chat anytime but happy to leave you alone to enjoy your st… More
Reviewed 26 Oct 2011
My wife and I stayed at Felden Farm for 3 nights at Felden Farm in late September. We could not have picked a better cottage to commence our U.K. adventure. The hosts were great and the cottage was … More
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
The Old Chapel is a cosy 2 bedroom cottage converted from an 1855 Baptist Chapel. It sits well back from the quiet road in a large garden shared with the owners who live next door.
The original front door opens onto a sitting room with a sofa and double sofa-bed, TV a …see more
An excellent stay :the house is very comfortable and very clean, the environment beautiful (un delicious garden !) and shops are not far away.The owners' reception was very cordial.… More
Reviewed 1 Oct 2012
What a beautiful property.
We absolutely loved every minute of our stay - Denis and Ruth have got it off to a fine art.
Charming furniture and quality towels and bed linens made for a very comfo… More
“Lovely little cottage, perfect for our needs”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2012
Great little cottage on the outskirts of Cambridge. We only required one night stay (for a friend's wedding in the city) and were very pleased that the owners of this cottage were able to accomodate … More
This lovely self-catering detached holiday home enjoys far reaching views over the Hampshire countryside and is situated on the outskirts of the pretty village of Clanville. Enjoy walks from the door, a glass of wine on the patio overlooking the fields, amazing sunsets …see more