School Holiday Deals

School Holiday Deals

Find deals during the school holidays. Easter holidays, Christmas holidays, half term, Whitsun, summer holidays

Thank-you for dropping by our website. This site is aimed at people with school age children, much like ourselves (this is us). Looking round the internet will show you a whole host of holiday deals available. The trouble is we have to limit our holidays to the school holidays - and that's where the problems start. With this website, we aim to bring you holiday deals which are to be had during the precious school holidays.

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Some of the latest accommodation we've added


Woodland View - Cumbria

Whidbey Luxury Apartment - Devon

Whidbey Luxury Apartment - DevonWhidbey Luxury Apartment in Devon sleeps 3 people.
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Bumble Cottage - West Yorkshire

One Side House Farm - Cumbria

One Side House Farm - CumbriaOne Side House Farm in Cumbria sleeps 5 people.
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5 Exe Street - Devon

Kingfisher Lodge - Suffolk

Ash Tree Cottage - Cumbria

Tudor Grange - Dorset

Bridge Cottage - Devon

Bridge Cottage - DevonBridge Cottage in Devon sleeps 6 people.
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Swn Y Don - Dyfed

Ty Hafan - Clwyd

4 Manor Garth - North Humberside

Cairn Cottage - North Yorkshire

The Sail Loft - Devon

Waverley Cottage - North Humberside

1 Churchtown Cottages - Cornwall

1 Churchtown Cottages - Cornwall1 Churchtown Cottages in Cornwall sleeps 6 people.
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Bryncynan Fawr Farmhouse - Gwynedd

Bryncynan Fawr Farmhouse - GwyneddBryncynan Fawr Farmhouse in Gwynedd sleeps 8 people.
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10 Stonerush Valley - Cornwall

Sea Drift - Cornwall

Blue Skies - Gwynedd

Vallum Rest - Cumbria

Wishing Well Avenue - Lancashire

2 Bed Bronze Chalet Plot T037 with PETS - Devon

2 Bed Bronze Chalet Plot T037 with PETS - Devon2 Bed Bronze Chalet Plot T037 with PETS in Devon sleeps 4 people.
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Whites Meadow - Somerset

Old Town Cottage - Warwickshire

Jasmine Cottage - Derbyshire

21 Caulkers Rest - Isle of Wight

21 Caulkers Rest - Isle of Wight21 Caulkers Rest in Isle of Wight sleeps 4 people.
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2 Bed Bronze Chalet Plot T030 with PETS - Devon

2 Bed Bronze Chalet Plot T030 with PETS - Devon2 Bed Bronze Chalet Plot T030 with PETS in Devon sleeps 4 people.
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Awelon - Gwynedd

Tir Glyn Caravan - Gwynedd

Zanzibar Beach House - East Sussex

Brook Cottage - Dorset

2 Bed Bronze Chalet Plot T036 with PETS - Devon

2 Bed Bronze Chalet Plot T036 with PETS - Devon2 Bed Bronze Chalet Plot T036 with PETS in Devon sleeps 4 people.
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Quay Cottage - Northumberland

Cornerstone - Gwynedd

Shanawan Villa - Devon

Shanawan Villa - DevonShanawan Villa in Devon sleeps 6 people.
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Plot 32 - Cumbria

Little Wren Cottage - Cornwall

16 Church Street - Dorset

16 Church Street - Dorset16 Church Street in Dorset sleeps 4 people.
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Oak Cottage - Northumberland

The Sheiling - Staffordshire

Kingfisher - Powys

Fron Heulog Cottage - Gwynedd

Fron Heulog Cottage - GwyneddFron Heulog Cottage in Gwynedd sleeps 2 people.
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Stork Cottage - Lancashire

Apartment 17 Abbey Sands - Devon

Apartment 17 Abbey Sands - DevonApartment 17 Abbey Sands in Devon sleeps 4 people.
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Damsel Shepherds Hut - Suffolk

Damsel Shepherds Hut - SuffolkDamsel Shepherds Hut in Suffolk sleeps 2 people.
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Cherry Orchard Farm - Kent

Cherry Orchard Farm - KentCherry Orchard Farm in Kent sleeps 2 people.
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Manor Farm Cabin - Berkshire

Winterbrook Cottage - Cornwall

Yr Hen Ysgubor - Dyfed

Yr Hen Ysgubor - DyfedYr Hen Ysgubor in Dyfed sleeps 4 people.
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1 Gilpin House - Cumbria

Heron - Powys

Two Side House Farm - Cumbria

Two Side House Farm - CumbriaTwo Side House Farm in Cumbria sleeps 4 people.
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Tillers Cottage - North Yorkshire

Wagtail Lodge - Suffolk

Lowena - Cornwall

Ael-y-bryn - Gwynedd

Always - Cornwall

Harwood Cottage - North Yorkshire

1 Kingswood Cottage - Warwickshire

Jock McMuffin Cottage - Banffshire

Jock McMuffin Cottage - BanffshireJock McMuffin Cottage in Banffshire sleeps 4 people.
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The Nook - Devon

Gwynn lodge - Cornwall

Chy-An-Oula - Cornwall

Hidden Well - Avon

Ivy Cottage - North Yorkshire

Lower Tamsquite - Cornwall

Lady Of The Lake - Staffordshire

Heron Lodge - Suffolk

Denning Cottage - Devon

Denning Cottage - DevonDenning Cottage in Devon sleeps 8 people.
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Whitesands - Northumberland

Woodpecker Lodge - Suffolk

Caravan 7 - Devon

Melanie's Cottage - Dorset

Melanie's Cottage - DorsetMelanie's Cottage in Dorset sleeps 4 people.
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Otter - Powys

Sea Fret 8, Grove Street - North Yorkshire



Easter school holiday 2024

East is the first "proper" school holiday of the year - we say proper because this is the first time we can get away in the UK, and expect some reasonable weather. Of course, you lucky people who can jet off to sunnier climes don't need to worry about that! Either way, if you're looking to get away for a few days during this nice long extended break, have a look at some of the holidays we've picked here. There's a good choice of lodges and park holiday in the UK; and we'll show you some holidays which may well suit your needs.

For 2024 there's villas available here too! If you're looking for an Easter break, have a quick look and see what's available.

Easter offers page


Whitsun Holiday - 25th May 2024 - 5th June 2024 (roughly!)

The weather should be warming up for the next school holidays - Whitsun. I say should be warming-up, because at the time of writing it still blinkin' cold! Anyway, we've got some family holidays during the Whitsun holidays in this country and overseas. Should you fancy a Whitsun 2024 holiday on a UK holiday park or holiday cottage; or you want to nip off further afield with a Whitsun 2024 package holiday. Whatever type of holiday you're after, we really hope you find something which takes your fancy.

Find out more about Whitsun 2024 Holidays

Hunter Cottage Oxfordshire

Hunter Cottage <i>Oxfordshire</i>
  • Start date: 24 May 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £1195
  • Now: £1195
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Fernwood Kent

Fernwood <i>Kent</i>
  • Start date: 24 May 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £1353
  • Now: £1353
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Brixham Breeze Devon

Brixham Breeze <i>Devon</i>
  • Start date: 27 May 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £771
  • Now: £771
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Over Norton Norfolk

Over Norton <i>Norfolk</i>
  • Start date: 31 May 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £2532
  • Now: £2532
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Bokes Barn Kent

Bokes Barn <i>Kent</i>
  • Start date: 31 May 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £4819
  • Now: £4819
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Ryan's Loft South Tipperary

Ryan's Loft <i>South Tipperary</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £311
  • Now: £311
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Claerwen Powys

Claerwen <i>Powys</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £355
  • Now: £355
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Elan Powys

Elan <i>Powys</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £365
  • Now: £365
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Hobbits Clwyd

Hobbits <i>Clwyd</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £368
  • Now: £368
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Forest House Galway

Forest House <i>Galway</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £371
  • Now: £371
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The Cottage Mayo

The Cottage <i>Mayo</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £378
  • Now: £378
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The Annexe Cornwall

The Annexe <i>Cornwall</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £381
  • Now: £381
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Fenby Suite Cleveland

Fenby Suite <i>Cleveland</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £382
  • Now: £382
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Teach Annie County Donegal

Teach Annie <i>County Donegal</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £387
  • Now: £387
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Pen Y Graig Gwynedd

Pen Y Graig <i>Gwynedd</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £392
  • Now: £392
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Lizzies Cottage Lincolnshire

Lizzies Cottage <i>Lincolnshire</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £397
  • Now: £397
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Angel Cottage Dorset

Angel Cottage <i>Dorset</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £399
  • Now: £399
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The Loft North Yorkshire

The Loft <i>North Yorkshire</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £401
  • Now: £401
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Hawthorne Lodge Cleveland

Hawthorne Lodge <i>Cleveland</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £404
  • Now: £404
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Chestnut Cottage North Yorkshire

Chestnut Cottage <i>North Yorkshire</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £408
  • Now: £408
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Maesawel Studio Gwynedd

Maesawel Studio <i>Gwynedd</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £410
  • Now: £410
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The Loft @ Minmore Mews Wicklow

The Loft @ Minmore Mews <i>Wicklow</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £412
  • Now: £412
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Glor Cottage Mayo

Glor Cottage <i>Mayo</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £413
  • Now: £413
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15 The Park Cornwall

15 The Park <i>Cornwall</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £414
  • Now: £414
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Ty Newydd Dyfed

Ty Newydd <i>Dyfed</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £416
  • Now: £416
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Granny's Cottage Caithness

Granny's Cottage <i>Caithness</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £418
  • Now: £418
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Chalet at Sundowners Norfolk

Chalet at Sundowners <i>Norfolk</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £418
  • Now: £418
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3 Green Terrace Gwynedd

3 Green Terrace <i>Gwynedd</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £420
  • Now: £420
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Chequer Stable Cheshire

Chequer Stable <i>Cheshire</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £421
  • Now: £421
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Ocean View Kerry

Ocean View <i>Kerry</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £424
  • Now: £424
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2 Waterloo Cottage Gwynedd

2 Waterloo Cottage <i>Gwynedd</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £425
  • Now: £425
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Limestone Cottage Clare

Limestone Cottage <i>Clare</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £426
  • Now: £426
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3 Westgate Mews North Yorkshire

3 Westgate Mews <i>North Yorkshire</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £426
  • Now: £426
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The Park Inn Piggery Devon

The Park Inn Piggery <i>Devon</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £427
  • Now: £427
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The Studio Cornwall

The Studio <i>Cornwall</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £428
  • Now: £428
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Twitcher's Rest Cleveland

Twitcher's Rest <i>Cleveland</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £430
  • Now: £430
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The Carthouse Herefordshire

The Carthouse <i>Herefordshire</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £433
  • Now: £433
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Yemble Rose Dyfed

Yemble Rose <i>Dyfed</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £433
  • Now: £433
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The Lodge @ Minmore Mews Wicklow

The Lodge @ Minmore Mews <i>Wicklow</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £434
  • Now: £434
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Mews House Cornwall

Mews House <i>Cornwall</i>
  • Start date: 1 June 2024
  • Nights: 7
  • Was: £435
  • Now: £435
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Summer holidays for 2024 (8th July 2024 - 3rd September 2024)

The summer holidays are the time to getaway with the kids for some sunny explorations. The summer holidays start and finish at different times throughout the country; and from school to school. For this reason we've included nearly all of July, all of August, and the first few days of September in our search for a good deal on your summer holiday.

You'll find package holidays, cottage holidays and holiday parks all with special offers - just choose the type of holiday you would like and we'll show you the holidays which have money off and are available in the school holidays.

Choose the type of holiday you want to go on: Choose a lovely park or lodge holiday; or maybe a holiday cottage is more your thing; or nip off further afield with a summer 2024 package holiday. Whatever type of holiday you're after, we really hope you find something which takes your fancy.

Find out more about summer 2024 special offers


Autumn half term holidays for 2024 (16th October 2024 - 31st October 2024)

The summer holidays for 2024 are at a close, so for those of you who are looking to get away for a few days, the next opportunity to take a holiday is the autumn half term break.

The dates for half term this year are 16th October 2024 - 31st October 2024. Although these dates may vary a little, depending on what part of the UK you live. So, with these dates in mind, we'll try and find you some discounted holidays for those dates.

Choose the type of holiday you want to go on: Choose a lovely park or lodge holiday; or maybe a holiday cottage is more your thing; or nip off further afield with an Autumn 2015 half term package holiday. Whatever type of holiday you're after, we really hope you find something which takes your fancy.

Find out more about Autumn 2024 Half Term special offers


Christmas and New Year school holiday 2024 to 2025

Christmas is fast approaching - and now's the time to look for a bargain holiday during the Christmas break. Whether you want a few days away before the big day. A few days away after the big day. Or just want to get away during the main festivities; have a little look and see what can be found of special offer.

You'll find some package holidays for a little winter sun; park and lodge holidays in the UK; and cottage holidays in the UK. Our favourite is a lodge with a hot tub - you beat watching the sun go down while laying up to your neck in 40° water!

Anyway, when you get to the Christmas holidays offer page, you'll be able to filter the holidays by holiday cottages, holiday parks, and package holidays - so you can choose which ever holiday takes your fancy.

Find out more about Christmas 2024 to 2025 holiday offers


Spring half term holidays for 2024 (17th February 2024 - 23rd February 2024)

Not necessarily the best weather in the UK, although there is always something available - and this might be a good time to get away from those post Christmas blues. There is always the opportunity to get away to somewhere hot too!

The dates for the spring half term this year are 19th February 2024 - 23rd February 2024. Although these dates may vary a little, depending on what part of the UK you live. So, with these dates in mind, we'll try and find you some discounted holidays for this particular half-term.

Choose the type of holiday you want to go on: Choose a lovely park or lodge holiday; or maybe a holiday cottage is more your thing; or nip off further afield with a spring 2024 half term package holiday. Whatever type of holiday you're after, we really hope you find something which takes your fancy.

Find out more about February 2024 holiday offers


School bags - satchel or rucksack. Paul Frank bags are all the rage

Paul Frank school bag
School bags - not necessarily as exciting as booking a holiday, but getting the correct bag is still an important job to undertake. And that's why we've popped a page here. If you're looking for a bag for your young-ones, you might well find something to suit your needs.

Find out more about Paul Frank school bags

Fancy a family holiday in the sun - have a look at the Hotel Orquidea in Gran Canaria

package holidays
We decided to take advantage of a deal ourselves, and take the family for a holiday in the sun. We chose to go to the Hotel Orquidea in Gran Canaria - the picture of the left shows the hotel (it's the tall pink coloured build to the right of the photograph). We booked the Hotel Orquidea through Thomson Holidays. If a family holiday in the sun is on the cards for you, it may well be worth spending a couple of minutes looking at our experiences! Don't worry, they were all good experiences!

Find out more about Hotel Orquidea in Gran Canaria

Tips your taking your pet on holiday UK family holiday

Pet friendly holidays
If you're planning a UK holiday this year, and you have pet to take with you, make sure that the accommodation you choose is pet friendly. We've provided some links to a site which will help you locate your pet friendly holiday cottage, so you can take your dog on holiday too.

Find out more about pet friendly holidays

Glastonbury Tor - A nice place to spend a couple of hours; and it's free!

Glastonbury Tor
If you're looking for something to do during your holiday in Somerset, it's well worth having a look at Glastonbury Tor. A nice walk, great views - and it's free to do! What more could you need.

Find out more about Glastonbury Tor

Pick your dates for the best deal

Pick your dates for the best deal
A tip for all you trying to get your holiday money to go further; because that's what we all want isn't it. A holiday during the school holidays that won't mean you having to get a second mortgage. Well, maybe, we won't save that much. But you may find something to save a little extra. Have a look at the dates you take your holiday, to get the most from your money.

Find out more about an idea to save money booking your school holiday

All-inclusive holidays

Try all-inclusive package holidays
Have you ever considered an all-inclusive package-holiday? Maybe you have, but the price put you off. It's worth having a quick read of our article of all-inclusive holidays. Yes, they do look expensive. But when you consider what the price covers, it isn't so bad. Honestly!

Find out more about all-inclusive holidays

Book early

Book early for some holiday discounts
Another way of getting the holiday you want - at a better price - is to book early, and receive some good discounts.

Find out more about booking early for some holiday discounts

Cheap holiday cottages

Cheap holiday cottages
Compare a package holiday to a UK cottage holiday, and you may think that the cottage holiday is expensive - that's not always the case though, have a read about why cheap cottage holidays can be found....

Find out more about about why cottage holidays can be chea

Cottages 4 You

Cottages 4 You - book early
Looking for a cottage holiday? Try Cottages 4 You, they have one of the biggest selections of holiday cottages in the UK (and Ireland). You can also get some good deals is you book early.

Find out more about Cottages 4 You and early deals

Cottage Hideaways

Cottage Hideaways - cottages in Norfolk and Suffolk
For a holiday cottage in Suffolk or Norfolk, it's worth having a look at Cottage Hideaways, A small, cottage agency, there's a small handful of cottages for you to choose.

Find out more about Cottage Hideaways

Lanzarote - Villa Grace Ameli

Villa Grace Ameli
How about a villa holiday on the Canary Island of Lanzarote, We've been to Gran Canaria, and now we've made a return trip to the Canary Islands, this time it's Lanzarote! There are plenty of villas to stay at on Lanzarote, with one of the larger villas being Villa Grace Amelia in Puerto del Carmen. Anyhoo - have a little look and see what you think.

Find out more about Villa Grace Amelia in Puerto del Carmen

Other school holidays

You are welcome to browse the other school holidays (Christmas, Easter, Summer holidays, etc) - the trouble is most of the availble offers are available for holidays taking place within in the next couple of months, so we alwayes feature the next school holiday coming up. The other school holidays available for you to choose are listed below.
Whenever you want to get away with your family, we will try to find a deal for you.