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The United Kingdom (UK) is situated off mainland Europe in the North Atlantic Ocean. It consists of four countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The scenery ranges from rural English countryside to the Scottish mountains and glens, and from the Welsh Beacons to the Northern Irish coasts and hills. A classic country cottage rental is an enduring self-catering holiday favourite in these locations.

The kingdom has a rich and varied history which is borne out through the many archaeological sites from Roman, Viking and Norman times; as well as the abundance of notable churches and cathedrals from all periods of UK history - some ruins, others still standing. There are also many castles and stately homes now open to the public.

The UK is an excellent destination for a cultural short break holiday, having many art galleries and theatres to enjoy; a legacy of notable writers and poets such as Shakespeare, Arthur Conan Doyle and Dylan Thomas; important artists including Constable, Turner, Augustus John and Charles Rennie Mackintosh and musical influences from traditional folk music through to Elgar and on to the Beatles.

Famous attractions in the UK include the important prehistoric site of Stonehenge on Salisbury Plain, the Houses of Parliament in London, as well as the impressive Northern Ireland parliament buildings at Stormont, the large Scottish lake of Loch Ness, the historic castles of Cardiff and Edinburgh, and the more recent Eden Project in Cornwall.


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  • Foredecks, Salcombe is a luxury 5 bedroom abode, situated right in the heart of Salcombe - perfect for direct access to the main amenitie...

    • Sleeps 12 across 5 bedrooms
    • Right in the heart of Salcombe
    • Terraced garden area, offering stunning views of Salcombe Estuary

    Prices from £2,050.00

    • House
    • 7 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 18

    A contemporary-classical large group holiday house near SOUTHAMPTON that sleeps 18 in 9 bedrooms and has an INDOOR POOL, HOT TUB, STEAM R...

    • Sleeps 18 in 9 bedrooms
    • Seating for 14 in the Dining Room
    • Private Spa Hall with Indoor Pool, Hot Tub and Steam Room

    Prices from £3,250.00

    • Barn
    • 1 Bedroom
    • Sleeps 2

    Newly converted quirky barn accommodation in the country side, lovely pub 8 mins walk away, loads of outdoor space, just a 10 minute taxi...

    • Sleeps 2
    • Newly Converted Quirky Barn
    • Countryside Accommodation

    Prices from £250.00

    • House
    • 2 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 5

    8 Kings Cottages, Salcombe is a wonderful 2 bedroom mews style townhouse, offering stylish accommodation set over three floors. It is si...

    • Sleeps 5 in 2 Bedrooms
    • In the heart of Salcombe, situated in a secluded courtyard
    • Direct easy access to all main facilities, inc. ferries to the beaches

    Prices from £500.00

    • Barn
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 16

    FROM 1ST NOV 2021: Fabulous contemporary holiday house in WILTSHIRE, not far from Bath. Sleeps 12 in 6 en suite bedrooms, room for 4 more...

    • Sleeps 12 +4 in 6 en suite bedrooms
    • 8m Outdoor heated pool for year round use
    • Outdoor Cinema

    Prices from £1,700.00

  • Beaches View Is a ground floor apartment, located above the esplanade on one of the first roads to be developed in Exmouth. It is part of...

    • Lovely Sea & Beach Views
    • Private Parking Space
    • 2 minute walk to beach and 5 to the town

    Prices from £70.00

  • Gartnagrenach is a traditional stone built farmhouse on the edge of Knapdale Forest. The accommodation consists of living room, separate ...

    • Traditional stone built farmhouse
    • 2 double bedrooms and 1 twin room
    • Peaceful and tranquil location

    Prices from £375.00

  • Pipits Retreat sleeps 5 guests in 2 bedrooms; on the ground floor is a roomy open plan living space, outside is an area of private garden...

    • Sleeps 5 in 2 bedrooms
    • BBQ Facilities (Apr-Oct)
    • Shared grounds with Play Equipment and Trampoline

    Prices from £250.00

    • House
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 10

    Southclay is perfect for family holidays, for groups of friends or special celebrations. Rated as 5 star GOLD by Quality in Tourism, the ...

    • 5 Spacious Bedrooms
    • Heated Outdoor Swimming Pool
    • Private Hot Tub

    Prices from £1,250.00

  • Set just outside the picturesque village of Langley, on a working arable farm, The Piggery is the perfect self-catering cottage for famil...

    • Sleeps 4
    • Wheel-Chair access
    • Patio with stunning views


    • Cabin
    • 3 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 6

    Residents of Arethusa Cottage

    • Private Indoor Swimming Pool
    • Secluded Location
    • Available all year round


    • House
    • 7 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    Impressive house in SURREY, sleeping 14 in 7 bedrooms, just an hour from central London. There’s an INDOOR POOL, GAMES ROOM and large gar...

    • Sleeps 2-14 in 7 Bedrooms
    • Private indoor swimming pool
    • Large 2 acre garden

    Prices from £1,700.00

  • Broom with a View is a one bedroom self-contained attached annex within Lower Tytherleigh Farm on the borders of East Devon and West Dors...

    • Incredible views
    • Covered terrace
    • Free parking

    Prices from £255.00

    • Barn
    • 1 Bedroom
    • Sleeps 2

    This stunning barn conversion (sleeps 2) has private use of a hot tub and indoor pool with steam room. The enclosed dog friendly garden ...

    • Private Hot Tub
    • Private use of indoor pool
    • Dog friendly enclosed garden

    Prices from £199.00

    • Barn
    • 10 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 30

    This supersized holiday house in SOMERSET offers the most amazing accommodation for large groups, with a fabulous blend of contemporary i...

    • Sleeps 30 in 10 en suite bedrooms
    • Spa hall with indoor pool, hot tub and sauna
    • Games room with pool table and table tennis, etc

    Prices from £4,500.00

  • Rafters occupies the first and second floors of Althea House, giving a cottage-like feel. Rafters en-suite bedroom is situated at the top...

    • Sleeps 2 Guests
    • Free Private Parking
    • Located in Padstow

    Prices from £380.00

    • House
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 12

    Big country cottage in SOMERSET with a GAMES ROOM, HOT TUB and 4M SWIM SPA. Sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms, with room for 2 more guests at an e...

    • Sleeps 2-12 in 6 bedrooms
    • Hot Tub and 4m Swim Spa
    • Games Room with Table Tennis

    Prices from £1,300.00

    • Barn
    • 9 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 24

    An impressive converted barn in SOMERSET sleeping 2-18. There are 9 en suite bedrooms (6 EXTRA beds available charged per person), a PRI...

    • Sleeps 2-18 in 9 en suite bedrooms
    • Private indoor swimming pool and hot tub
    • BBQ Lodge (charcoal) available all year

    Prices from £3,250.00

    • Farmhouse
    • 8 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 21

    A beautifully renovated farmhouse in SOMERSET sleeping 18 people (3 EXTRA beds available charged per person). There's an INDOOR HEATED PO...

    • Sleeps 2-18 in 8 en suite bedrooms
    • Private Indoor Pool
    • Private Hot Tub and Sauna

    Prices from £2,000.00

    • Barn
    • 10 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 30

    Luxury barn conversion in SOMERSET sleeping 2-20 in 10 bedrooms. (10 EXTRA beds available charged per person). Stunning private Spa Hall ...

    • Sleeps 2-20 in 10 en suite bedrooms
    • Spa hall with indoor pool, hot tub and sauna
    • Games room with pool table and table tennis, etc

    Prices from £3,250.00

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