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.
Positioned in the Kirkton of Glenisla, one of the most beautiful glens on the border between Perthshire and the Angus Glens, Glebe Cottage is a comfortable newly renovated self catering 2 bedroom / 2 bathroom 18th century steading conversion adjacent to Glenisla church …see more
We stayed here for the week of February half term with our boys aged 11 and 7. The cottage is fitted out beautifully, and everything seems brand new. While one of us went skiing with our eldest, the o… More
Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. We are in the process of getting Wifi installed so hopefully this will be available next time. Sorry you didn't get a signal with Vodafone, Orange and EE seem to work better up here. We would love to welcome you back to the cottage anytime. Diana
This ground floor flat was built in 2004 and it is fully equipped for the self catering holiday maker. Everything you need is provided including bedlinen and towels. After a long day in the hills or simply relaxing in the beautiful countryside use the fully fitted kitch …see more
Nearest beach 45 km; Ski; Suitable for children age 5+;
Tanar View is a delightful self catering apartment located within the stunning Glen Tanar estate in Royal Deeside, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. WIth a small deck to sit out and enjoy the uninterrupted views to the hills and mountains in summer, and a wood burning stove to …see more
This cottage is in an ideal location for a rural holiday in Aberdeenshire. It is extremely well appointed, warm and welcoming. An extensive range of goodies are provided when you arrive… More
Thankyou for your kind words and we look forward to welcoming you back for your third visit!
“Lovely accommodation and very thoughtful owners”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2015
The accommodation has lovely views onto the countryside and a log burning stove which wasn't needed being July. The owners were very thoughtful and had added personal touches for our stay included a s… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay and also the strawberry cake! Come back soon and enjoy the log burning stove!
Roe Deer Cottage is located in the Highland village of North Ballachulish, near Glencoe. This luxury self catering accommodation enjoys magnificent views over wild mountain and moorland and can accomodate up to four people in one double and one twin room, both with en …see more
Unique Self Catering accommodation. Within a recently refurbished upper conversion of a substantial Victorian Villa. Ravenswood can sleep up to a maximum of 8 guests. Ravenswood Self Catering provides an ideal base for holidaying in the Fort William and Lochaber area …see more
Ski; Suitable for children age 5+; No pets allowed;
Ardlogie Bothy is a traditional luxury timber built cabin designed with quality traditional tartan soft furnishings, providing a good level of self catering facilities. The Bothy is positioned alongside the main Ardlogie Guest House and centrally located within Aviemore …see more
Charming detached cottage of character with idyllic location overlooking the River Spey and commanding panoramic views over the Abernethy Hills toward the Cairngorms. Standing in 1/3 acre mature garden grounds overlooking a Mill Lade this lovely cottage has been refurb …see more
Holidays spent at Heath Cottage can be entirely relaxing affairs, just enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the natural country-side and the wildlife on your doorstep. Or they can be action-packed and exhilarating. It’s your choice. And doing both is perfectly acceptable. …see more
“Really nice and cozy house in beautiful Boat of Garten”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2013
We enjoyed our time in Boat of Garten very much. The house is for up to 6 people, has two bath rooms and a large kitchen. Everything one could possibly need is present.… More
Reviewed 9 Sep 2013
We felt very cosy and felt like walking into our own home. Everything was perfect. My 2 boys loved every bit spending our holiday in Heath Cottage. Our 2 friends came down from overseas for a scottish… More
We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found it comfortable and welcoming. We hope to welcome you back soon. Heather and Nick
“Everything one would wish for in a holiday home.”
Reviewed 12 May 2013
Every aspect thoughtfully considered, Heath Cottage is well provided with the things that make a welcoming and comfortable holiday home. It is bright, well equipped for a family visit, warm with plen… More
Its great to see you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found it comfortable and welcoming. We hope to welcome you back soon. Heather and Nick
This lovely holiday cottage is extremely well situated in the heart of the scenic highland resort of Aviemore. There are two bedrooms, one a twin room, the second double bedrooom has a zip and link bed which can be either a king size double or twin beds. Wi-fi is avail …see more
Gulabin Lodge provides an excellent choice of self catering 4 Star Activity Hostel Accommodation on site at Gulabin Lodge Outdoor Centre. With Glenshee and the Cairngorms National Park on the doorstep, the Hostel Accommodation is ideal for groups who wish to enjoy the f …see more
Luxury Self Catering in the Cairngorm National Park and Scottish Highlands with magnificent views, set high on the Braes of Castle Grant near Grantown-on-Spey.Facing South, Tombain Cottage has great views of the Spey Valley to the rugged Cairngorm mountains beyond. This …see more
Ideal as a base both for walking/cycling/riding/canoeing/caving/rock climbing on Dartmoor and exploring the beautiful English Riviera - 20 mins from the nearest beach - you have the added benefit of being walking distance from the eclectic mix of antique and gift shops, …see more
We have just stayed at The Coach House, Whistley Hall, Ashburton for a long weekend whilst I was at Ashburton Cookery School, Jenny & Steve were great hosts and have done a fantastic job converting th… More
“Perfect Birthday Weekend”
Reviewed 22 Mar 2013
We were looking for a cottage with character, that was ideal for couples, and in a location that was secluded in the countryside but close enough to do things so we didn't have to drive anywhere if we… More
“Alice in wonderland”
Reviewed 20 Jan 2013
It was mine and friends first trip to Devon, jen and Steve were such a beautifull welcome making us feel at home before we even entered the guest house. Wow , what a guest house I want to keep it a se… More
Swimming pool; Ski; Not suitable for children;
Superb modern lodge, maintained and equipped to a high standard. Offered on a self catering basis.This ground floor lodge offers: large open plan lounge (includes a wall mounted pull down double bed) dinning area, large kitchen area with breakfast bar. Bathroom has a Ja …see more
No 10 is a top of the range luxury holiday home, providing stylish, contemporary, boutique accommodation just minutes walk from the centre of Aviemore village – the Scottish skiing capital and hub of the famously beautiful Cairngorm National Park. *The house has won a …see more
We travelled as an extended family with children and granny and grandad and we all LOVED no.10. I would say the best self catering we have stayed in with everything thought of.
Lovely spacious house… More
“Absolutely gorgeous house kitted out with everything you could possibly need”
Reviewed 15 Mar 2012
We stayed here for a weekend but wish we had booked longer. The house is massive and the owner has thought of everything from stairgates to wine coolers! The garden is fully enclosed and therefore saf… More
Reviewed 10 Oct 2011
enjoyed a great holiday in aviemore with family. no 10 has plenty of space for a large group.it is clean comfortable and well equipped.even if the weather is bad there is plenty to keep everyone amuse… More
Enjoy October in Aviemore. Just £525 per week due to cancellation. This lovely cottage (with many repeat clients) and a delightful garden on 3 sides is an ideal base for couples or families to explore this magnificent area with its variety of unique attractions. Rental …see more
The house was everything it was advertised to be!. It was spotlessly clean when we arrived and had everything that you could need. Decor was modern and the fresh flowers in the dining room was a lovel… More
Great to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for looking after the cottage so well.
“Perfectly located for everything Aviemore has to offer!”
Reviewed 1 Apr 2016
Lovely quiet location and walkable into the centre of Aviemore. Roomy enough for 5 people with very comfortable lounge for relaxing in. The separate dining room was perfect for us.… More
Delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Silver Trees and thank you for hlghlighting the excellent location of the cottage.
Reviewed 4 Jan 2015
Very good holiday, the house has every thing you need and more , good
Location , we have being coming to this house for years and hope to come
Back for many more !!… More
Delighted to hear that you had a lovely holiday at Braeriach.
Look forward to welcoming you back once again in the near future.
Grant House combines traditional appearance with a modern interior,and has been awarded a 4 star award by Visit Scotland. Recently refurbished to a high standard, the house benefits from sizeable living rooms, including a pleasant lounge and a dining conservatory from w …see more
“We would highly recommend this cottage home from home 10/10”
Reviewed 6 Feb 2014
We have stopped in several cottages in this area and this is one of the best well presented immaculately clean the owner was lovely. The village has two playgrounds so our 5 year old loves it, the vil… More
Ski; Not suitable for children; Car not necessary;
Set in the beautiful forest village of Nethy Bridge. Explore the miles of paths from the doorstepLots of low level forest tracks ideal for cyclingEnjoy the spectacular mountains - Bag some Munros, Ski, or take the funicular railway to the topEnjoy the numerous golf clu …see more
Loverly warm welcome (nice home made cake) when we arrived. The cottage was cosy and warm with log fire. Spotless clean
Great location on the edge of village, great local wildlife.
We will be return… More
Thank you for your kind review, glad you enjoyed the cake. We hope to see you again soon
David and Dawn
“A perfect couples retreat in Nethy Bridge.”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2014
Very cosy and comfortable accommodation in the village of Nethy Bridge. Soft furnishings excellent quality and cleanliness second to none. A perfect host leaving treats for you on your arrival. With… More
Thank you for your kind review, we're really pleased that you enjoyed your stay here, and we hope to see you at Pine Cottage Annexe again soon. All the best David and Dawn
“Wonderful cosy cottage”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2013
A cosy wee cottage full of character and located in a wonderful area. We spend 10 days here at Pine Tree Annex and wished we could stay longer.
Although we stayed here in August I have the feelin… More
Bracken Lodge here at The Great Glen Lodges sleeps from 2 to 6 Persons and is set in a wonderful, Spectacular Scenic Location in the heart of The Great Glen and Lochaber, the centre for Out Door Activities in Great Britain.Bracken Lodge is a Full Log South facing Timber …see more
Stayed with two boys and husband at Great Glen Lodges. Absolutely fabulous location, exactly as we had seen on the internet. Ian and Claire are lovely hosts and have some really good excursion tips,… More
“Peace, Perfect Scenery and Excellent Accomodation”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2013
This was a haven of sheer delight, the scenery was beyond expectations, as was the accommodation and amenities available to us. The Lodge was perfectly positioned overlooking the Loch and we were cons… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a rewarding and positive review of your stay here with us in Bracken Lodge.
Made even more "Special" by a very "Romantic Proposal" on the shores of
It was a sheer pleasure to meet you and your family and would love to see you again sometime in the future.
“Замечательное место для отдыха на природе и осмотра достопримечательностей Шотландии”
Reviewed 27 Jun 2013
Добрый день! Я с мужем и двумя детьми 6 и 8 лет провели замечательную неделю в деревянном домике на берегу Лох Л… More
Thank you so very much for a wonderful review all the way from Russia!
We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay here in Bracken Lodge at the Great Glen Lodges. It was lovely to meet you and your family.
Osprey Lodge is a 2014 luxury 3 bedroom caravan, situated at the Boat of Garten Holiday Park at Boat of Garten in the heart of the Cairngorms national park. Sleeping up to 8 people and a baby (there is a pull out double bed in the lounge and a travel cot-which doubles a …see more
With a large comfortable living area and dining area, a dining table and 4 chairs, feature gas fire and a flat screen TV with freeview. The L shaped sofa contains a pull out double bed.It has 2 well appointed bedrooms, a double with en suite, and a twin to comfortably s …see more
Ski; Ask owner if suitable for children; Ask about pets;
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Albert Warehouse Situated in the heart of Gloucester’s historic docks, this stylish conversion of a Victorian warehouse offers views over Victoria Basin and Chapel Square. The second floor apartment (lift access), has original cast …see more
Thistle Lodge is our "Executive" high quality Self Catering Accommodation, here at The Great Glen Lodges. Situated in a Wonderful, Spectacular, Scenic Location in the heart of The Great Glen and Lochaber, the centre for Out Door Activities in Great Britain. To the rear …see more
Thistle Lodge is a very comfortable place to stay if you want a break in the Highlands. It has all the home comforts, Freesat,washer,cooker,microwave,iron,bread maker,hi-fi etc. and it has the most wo… More
Many Thanks for taking the time to write such a ^Wonderful & Rewarding Review" of your stay with us here in Thistle Lodge.
We loved having you to stay and it was always so nice to hear how "Happy" you were with the jolly sounds of laughter heard on a daily basis, it was infectious and made us feel elated to!
Wee Skye is a wee poppet and a real well loved pooch and so well behaved.
Thank you for choosing us for your holiday with Skye, you will always be Welcome if you ever decide to visit the Highlands again,
Thank you and Best Wishes,
Ian & Claire
The Chalet is Brand New 2014 and is large and very spacious,fully furnished with 2 bedrooms (sleeps 2-6) wih an abundance of storage space.All gas and electricity are provided. Also included is all your bedding and towels. You will find that the Chalet is fully equipped …see more
having stayed in many rental caravans this is by far the best. Accommodation presented to a very high standard, the owner has thought of everything and more that you need to make your stay perfect. My… More
Thankyou very much for your kind words in your review. You are welcome back at anytime. Our pleasure.
Ron sand Helen.
The Great Glen Lodges sleep from 2 to 6 Persons and are situated in a "Spectacular Scenic Location", situated on The Great Glen Way in the Scottish Highlands.Constructed of Scandinavian Full Pine Logs, these group of 5 family owned Lodges, are all spaciously detached an …see more
Bramble Lodge is a comfortable well equiped small house with loveley view of Loch Lochy. Very good starting point for hikes in the surrounding mountains and for cartrips to surroundings.… More
Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your stay in Bramble Lodge, here at The Great Glen Lodges.
It was a real pleasure to meet you both and should your ever wish to return to the Highlands of Scotland you will always be more than welcome
Lorien is a modern Scandinavian style bungalow situated in the quiet centre of this popular village with a picturesque view up the River Nethy. Nethybridge is situated in a beautiful part of the Spey Valley and is found on the Coylumbridge / Grantown road about 12 mile …see more
This bungalow was right at the heart of the village of Nethybridge, looking onto the River Nethy. It was adjacent to the village shop on one side and the village hall on the other. Very convenient f… More
“Something for everyone.”
Reviewed 30 Apr 2014
We went as a big family group including three generations: Grandparents, aunties, cousins and 4-7 year olds. Lorien was big enough to accommodate all of us and meet all our needs. Very well located fo… More
“You can't wish for a better cottage.”
Reviewed 2 Apr 2014
9 of us stayed at Lorien and it was absolutely fantastic, very well equipped, shop next door, lots of walks around, we couldn't have asked for a better place to stay. The rooms were great, very comfy … More
Sea Breeze Holiday home is In Whitstable.
This beautiful newly built 2 bedroom holiday home just a couple of minutes from whitstable beach.
You will be absolutely delighted with this immaculate holiday home which has everything you would need to create your perfect st …see more
Stunning villa, with 3 double bedrooms, one single, and 2 bathrooms and a WC. Located in a luxury garden suburb, 15 mins from glasgow city centre. Hot tub in private garden and BBQ. Luxury real log/coal fire in lounge Stunning new contemporary kitchen diner extension l …see more
Luxury detached spacious cottage with a fully equipped kitchen/diner
separate lounge, 2 king size beds that can be made as twins, all linen supplied, all bills included, ample parking space
Set in mature grounds and gardens within walking distance of the town center …see more
Boat of Garten is one of the best loved villages nestled amongst heather clad hills and native woodland in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park. This Quirky self catering cottage is the largest known house using 'sleeper' foundations in Boat of Garten. It's a perfe …see more
Located on the very shores of Loch Linnhe with spectacular views over the water, our architect designed lodge is beautifully positioned to offer you the very best of peaceful, self catering holidays. Enjoy the sunsets from your balcony overlooking the water - and keep …see more
Aviemore is a popular holiday resort located in the Cairngorm mountains in the Highlands of Scotland. Ideal for both summer and winter sports and sightseeing. The scenery is spectacular and the wildlife abundant, as seen on BBC 'Spring Watch'.The flat is loc …see more
Had a great time here. The location was perfect for us. Within a couple of minutes walk of aviemore high street.
Decor a bit dated but spotlessly clean. The communal areas could have been better but … More
“Great Value For Money, Excellent Location”
Reviewed 31 Jan 2013
Communication was excellent with the agent, and directions and instructions for the rental were very clear.
The property is in a great location being just off the high street in Aviemore and has am… More
“Brilliant location for all of Aviemore's attractions”
Reviewed 9 Jan 2012
The flat was really easy to find and very close to all of Aviemores attractions. Well within walking distance of just about everything. It was clean, tidy and spacious with plenty of added extras. The… More
Riverside Lodge Garden Apartment is located in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, known for magnificent mountains, lochs and the ancient Caledonian Forest. Aviemore itself is the outdoor capital of the Highlands, and boasts almost every conceivable outdoor acti …see more
We have been coming up to Coylumbridge every two years for about the last 30 years as we have a time share there. Over this time the family has grown and this year we needed more space - hence booki… More
“Wonderful house in a stunning setting with a great atmosphere in surrounding areas”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2012
We stayed for 4 nights and had a fantastic stay. We were delighted that the owners were happy for us to bring along our puppy too, so our holiday was made Up mainly of walking and cycling. There are… More
Reviewed 21 Sep 2011
Good (and clean) accommodation, Location was quiet, great for dog walking but not far from Bridge Inn and Italian restaurants which I would also recommend… More
Quiet semi-detached 2 bedroom house with large back garden situated in the peaceful village of Newtonmore. Enjoy numerous lovely walks from the doorstep or drive a short distance for mountain walks. Great base for outdoor activities or just some quiet relaxation. Everyt …see more
The bungalow was very roomy and had everything we could possibly have needed. The garden was fantastic. Instructions on everything were very clear. The location for us was perfect and we loved the … More
“Nice house with garden”
Reviewed 5 Jul 2015
My girlfried and me were 2 weeks in this nice house and had a nice time. There were two bedrooms, a large kittchen and a livingroom with two big couches. Everything was perfect explained and the very … More
“This was an excellent, cosy cottage - the website doesn't do it justice!”
Reviewed 20 Oct 2015
We had a fantastic stay at this cottage. The owner was extremely helpful and considerate. The property was much better than we expected from the website - I think the photos make it look a bit dark an… More
The Pines House is a large ten bedroom Victorian villa, accommodating twenty people, which is available all year round for self catered holidays and short breaks. It occupies an idyllic location on the edge of Grantown on Spey, in the heart of the Cairngorms National Pa …see more
Only two hours from both Glasgow and Edinburgh a great place for a relaxing weekendThis recently modernised, well equipped apartment has a double bedroom with en suite shower room and two twins. There is a bright modern shower room and bathroom with shower over bath. …see more
We had a fantastic time at these apartments. It was clean beds were comfy and loads of space for us all. Plenty of activities to amuse the children down in the main entrance. Overall an excellent shor… More
So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and found everything as expected. Do hope you will come back.
“The perfect location for a vacation”
Reviewed 8 Sep 2014
Accomodation was excellent great location for. Tourists,golfers and families.local amenities overall a great experience… More
“Fantastic apartments in fabulous location”
Reviewed 12 Aug 2014
An grand entrance hall meets you as you enter the Kirkmichael apartments with various differently sized apartments over the two upper levels. There is also the option to hire the whole place, great fo… More
Space abounds in this self-catering city centre apartment forming a part of a traditional tenement block, which features 5 exceptionally spacious bedrooms. The guest shall be provided with one Large Bedroom and one private bathroom. Also, has access to fully equipped ki …see more
Ski; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
Space abounds in this self-catering city centre apartment forming a part of a traditional tenement block, which features several exceptionally spacious bedrooms, modern/designer bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen/diner and a large spacious living room.The guest shall be …see more
This 2 bedroom chalet is brand new in 2015 with your own private hot tub and is fully furnished with everything you will need for your self catering holiday in the heart of the Cairngorm National Park.
The chalet sleeps up to 6 people. The main bedroom has a king size …see more
Cannot recommend this place enough. Perfect location just outside the centre of Aviemore. 5/10 minute walk into the centre. Chalet was perfect and plenty of space for the three of us who stayed. Hot t… More
Reviewed 5 Jul 2016
I cannot recommend cairn view enough. The pictures really don't do it justice. We had a fabulous time and can safely say this place is up there with the best we have stayed in. Don't hesitate in stayi… More
Reviewed 12 Jul 2016
We stayed for 4nights with our two young children, no one wanted to go home.fantastic caravan, hot tub a bonus!will definitely go back.cheers Barry … More
Honeybee Cottage is beautifully kept with careful decoration to a very high standard. It sleeps 4 to 6 people and a free travel cot and highchair can be provided for our younger guests if needed.
The Cottage is a short 15 minute walk from Aviemore Town Centre. Skiers a …see more
This self catering apartment with Twin bedroom and private bathroom is situated in City Centre. And has a shared exceptionally spacious and modern lounge with fully equiped kitchen. Also all major attractions and amenities are just by short walk. Great location for all …see more