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.
“Wonderful location and very comfortable” We have just had a lovely holiday in the chalet. It is right next to a field of sheep and cows which my two year old daughter absolutely loved, and Dilys was more than happy for my daughter to watch calves bein
“Very impressive, caters for all ages” We were very impressed with Orchard Barn. It's been designed with fantastic attention to detail, is incredibly spacious, and has high quality tasteful fittings/furnishings. we were a group of 6 adults with 2 young
“Great value at an affordable price.” Nice and cosy one bedroom apartment in a gated neighbourhood,located very close to the train station, with easy access to stores.
I highly recommend this vacation rental, if you want great value at an affordable p
“What a lovely place to stay, friendly owners and great location” My family arrived to celebrate a surprise 50th birthday..the owners joined in with surprising my partner which was lovely. We were greeted with a welcome basket of goodies and the proper
“Great location - good for the children and the dog”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2012
We had a lovely stay - our friends took the other cottage. Good for larger groups because they interconnect. Cottages are done to a very high standard and it is great with the hot tubs whatever the … More
Many thanks for your kind comments - we are glad you all had a good holiday with us and liked the area. We hope to see you again in the future.
“Beautiful barn conversion”
Reviewed 22 May 2012
We had a wonderful week at the Kestrel Lodge. Hot tub was particulaly nice. If we could improve one thing it would be to have an umbrella or some shelter outside as some of our party smoked and it was… More
We are glad you had a wonderful week with us. Sorry about the weather. We look forward to welcomming you all again in the future.
“Atmospheric Apartment and Town” Apartment was Medieval, right on the High Street of the Market town of Stroud, apartment was very well equipped, clean and cosy. The town of Stroud is being preserved by its passionate residents and preservation groups
“Very nice but.....” Nice property, but comfortable seating in short supply. Felt a little bit aggrieved to find 2 of the bedrooms locked as we like to spread ourselves out when we are away. I realise some people may take liberties ie. inviting othe
A very belated review of our family holiday in August '12. A beautifully restored cottage, spotless and extremely comfortable, we appreciated the attention to detail (including the silk filled duvets!… More
“Beautiful cottage, perfect weekend!”
Reviewed 21 Mar 2013
We booked Craig Cottage for my birthday weekend in March. On arrival I was delighted to find a welcome sign on the door and a beautifully presented cottage which was to be our home for the weekend. As… More
Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to write such a comprehensive and thoughtful review! It was lovely to meet you all and it would be wonderful to welcome you again anytime! Kind regards Fiona
Reviewed 7 Mar 2013
We had a 3night break at this beautiful cottage...there's lots to see and do locally...the cottage was spotlessly clean and very welcoming..Fiona the owner met us on our arrival and told us about all … More
“Beautiful house in excellent location!” The house is beautiful and very tasteful in decoration. All appliances and furnishings of excellent quality. Very comfortable beds and great quality bedlinen. Upstairs bathroom amazing! Bedrooms had loads of
“A very pleasant stay” This was a lovely property, which accommodated 8 easily. Thoughtful consideration was given to the requirement of guests and it was located in a great spot, with access to local amenities within a few minutes drive and a playing
“Excellent accomodation in good location” Plenty of room to accommodate our party of 5 adults and 2 children. Clean, comfortable & very well equipped. Just a short walk from the centre of Edinburgh, ideal for exploring all the city has to offer. Would
The flat was amazing. It had every conceivable thing we would need for our stay. Even a selection of DVDs! It felt like a home from home. Great location as well. You can see Carlton Hill from the loun… More
“Fantastic Apartment - Will definitely recommend to friends & family”
Reviewed 3 Dec 2012
My husband and I stayed here with our 4 children and had a great time in Edinburgh. Apartment spotless, spacious and so modern. Its ideally situated. We walked to Edinburgh Castle and Princes Stree… More
“Absolutely Perfect” The cottage is very attractive, plenty big enough for six people but still cosy and was beautifully decorated for Christmas. Everything was immaculate and the kitchen probably better equipped than your own! The location is excellen
“Sssh. Don't tell anyone this place is fantastic!”
Reviewed 1 Jan 2014
Hemphaye Cottage was a delightful place to stay, completely self contained and equipped to a very high standard. It was cosy and comfortable and only a few minutes walk to the seafront. Sidmouth is a… More
“Could not fault Hemphayes Cottage, excellent accommodation in super resort.”
Reviewed 2 Oct 2013
This must be the best self catering accommodation we have ever stayed in. It was comfortable, tastefully furnished well equipped and felt like home from home . It was in a convenient but quiet situat… More
“Perfect cottages for a family reunion, loved the gardens!”
Reviewed 5 Sep 2013
We were extremely happy with our stay at Little Court Cottages. The holiday was arranged as a family reunion - 10 people in all. We stayed in Hemphaye, which suited our family perfectly - 2 adults and… More
“Gorgeous cottage in a beautiful location.” A lovely, clean, well equipped cottage in a beautiful, peaceful location with easy access to North Cornwall's beaches and the Camel Trail at Wadebridge. The cottage itself is light and airy and tastefully dec
“cosy and comfortable in a lovely area” A warm but unobtrusive welcome from the owner next door. Despite bad
weather, we enjoyed our stay and found plenty to see in the surrounding area.The cottage had everything we needed and we especially enjoyed t
Was greeted by Sue the owner who was most welcoming, she had made fresh welsh cakes for us.
Took our dog max who loved the garden and canal walk which was 2 minutes away.
Three miles from Abergavenn… More
“Beautiful Brecon Beacons Holiday Let”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2011
This beautiful, self contained cottage is in the heart of the Brecon Beacons, and a great base for some excellent walks. The owners live in the attached house so are close by if needed. The lovely gro… More
“Ideal Location for Walkers” Ship Cottage is in a Beautifull Location, so tranquil it was the perfect place for our stress free holiday. Kath and Bob were very welcoming and helpfull. You have the added bonus of your own beach 2 mins walk from your bac
Enjoyed a perfect week of relaxation in this wonderful location - just what we needed! Kath and Bob are so helpful and friendly. We did not want to leave and will certainly return to this perfect have… More
“Great Stay” Spent only one night and have nothing but positive things to say! The location is great being on the sea front, thus giving great views of the beach and Grand Pier. The apartment (Knightstone), was clean, well maintained and fitted out wit
We stayed overnight in the first floor apartment with a terrace and lovely panoramic views. The apartment was small but of a high standard and perfect for a couple or family with a younger child. The … More
“Beware of False Info”
Reviewed 20 Jul 2013
Stayed here with a friend with a promise of a sea view and as we paid £100 a night we expected a reasonably luxurious apartment. The apartment we were actually allocated had a dingy long hallway inc… More
The Glan Gwna Park is in a lovely setting and this particular property is sat beautifully on a lake.
The property itself is very dated as was the furniture. The bedding was old and bobbly which I did… More