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


Curlew Cottage - Cheshire

Bearwood House - Herefordshire

Cherrystone Barn - East Sussex

Woodbell Lodge - Essex

Woodbell Lodge - EssexWoodbell Lodge in Essex sleeps 4 people.
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Campion Lodge - Essex

Ramson Lodge - Essex

High Bridge Haven - Cumbria

Cherry Trees - Cumbria

Cleabarrow Cottage - Cumbria

Pillar Box House - Norfolk

Bokes Barn - Kent

Lane's End - Dorset

Heath Cottage - Norfolk

Bodney Lodge - Norfolk

Estcourt House - Norfolk

Broad Meadows Farmhouse - Worcestershire

Inkpen Cottage - East Sussex

The Chapel - Worcestershire

Crossbrook Farm - Worcestershire

Howe Top - Cumbria

Manor House - North Humberside

Bracken - Dorset

Bramble - Dorset

Fern - Dorset

Cleabarrow View - Cumbria

Treveth Lowen - Cornwall

Ham Farm - Dorset

Tamarisk House - Cornwall

Dorset Eco Retreats - Dorset

Dorset Eco Retreats - DorsetDorset Eco Retreats in Dorset sleeps 16 people.
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Mallard House Lodge - Cumbria

Mallard House Lodge - CumbriaMallard House Lodge in Cumbria sleeps 2 people.
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The Garden Room - East Sussex

Olive Tree House - East Sussex

Roundton House - Shropshire

Marrington Farmhouse - Shropshire

Calcot Farmhouse - Shropshire

Marrington Mill - Shropshire

Camlad Barn - Shropshire

Wesleyan Chapel - North Yorkshire

Stank House Farm - North Yorkshire

Sunset View - Gwynedd

Haytor Cottage - Devon

Haytor Cottage - DevonHaytor Cottage in Devon sleeps 6 people.
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Meavy Cottage - Devon

Bearwood House and Cottage - Herefordshire

Yennadon Cottage - Devon

Yennadon Cottage - DevonYennadon Cottage in Devon sleeps 4 people.
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Garden House - Devon

The Old Hay Barn - Durham

The Old Hay Barn - DurhamThe Old Hay Barn in Durham sleeps 4 people.
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Maristow Cottage - Devon

Maristow Cottage - DevonMaristow Cottage in Devon sleeps 6 people.
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Burrator Cottage - Devon

Burrator Cottage - DevonBurrator Cottage in Devon sleeps 6 people.
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The Cart House - Shropshire

The Forge - Shropshire

Gitcombe Retreat - Devon

Gitcombe Retreat - DevonGitcombe Retreat in Devon sleeps 8 people.
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Lanes End Cottage - Dorset

Lanes End Cottage - DorsetLanes End Cottage in Dorset sleeps 4 people.
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The Byre - Shropshire

1 Church Cottages and Garden Room - East Sussex

1 Church Cottages and Garden Room - East Sussex1 Church Cottages and Garden Room in East Sussex sleeps 6 people.
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Gitcombe House - Devon

The Grain Store - Norfolk

The Cow Shed - Dorset

Westaway - Cornwall

Stags Retreat - Dorset

Flittermouse Barn - North Humberside

Thimble Cottage - North Yorkshire

Pasture House - North Yorkshire

Heather Cottage - Dorset

Rockland House - Devon

Rockland House - DevonRockland House in Devon sleeps 6 people.
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15 High Street - North Yorkshire

Holyrood Lodge - North Humberside

The Barns @ Downton - Devon

The Barns @ Downton - DevonThe Barns @ Downton in Devon sleeps 6 people.
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Restormal - Cornwall

15 South Avenue Mews - Derbyshire

Beachway - Dyfed

Ty Bobbet - Gwynedd

Wesley House - Durham

Ty Canol - Dyfed

Number 24 The Park - Cornwall

Hafan Deg - Gwynedd

Log Cabin - Amber Glow - Somerset

Log Cabin - Amber Glow - SomersetLog Cabin - Amber Glow in Somerset sleeps 2 people.
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The Old Stable - Dyfed

The Old Stable - DyfedThe Old Stable in Dyfed sleeps 4 people.
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Belle Vue - Staffordshire

28 Fore Street - Devon

28 Fore Street - Devon28 Fore Street in Devon sleeps 8 people.
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The Loft - Dyfed

Preseli Hills Cottage - Dyfed

Preseli Hills Cottage - DyfedPreseli Hills Cottage in Dyfed sleeps 4 people.
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Langurra - Cornwall

100 Hillside Villas - Cornwall

Trevellyn Suite - Devon

Trevellyn Suite - DevonTrevellyn Suite in Devon sleeps 2 people.
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Cosy Nest - Somerset

Valley Lodge 4 - North Wales Eco Lodges - Denbighshire

Valley Lodge 4 - North Wales Eco Lodges - DenbighshireValley Lodge 4 - North Wales Eco Lodges in Denbighshire sleeps 4 people.
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Marine Cottage - Devon

Marine Cottage - DevonMarine Cottage in Devon sleeps 8 people.
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The Leveret - North Yorkshire

Sunny South Shore - North Humberside

Gardeners Rest - Cleveland

Hidden Cottage - Suffolk

Bay House Cottage - Worcestershire

Oyster Catcher - North Yorkshire

Fort Lodge - Limerick

Fort Lodge - LimerickFort Lodge in Limerick sleeps 5 people.
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Thorncliffe Lane Guest House - West Yorkshire

Lapwing - North Yorkshire

The Buck - Denbighshire

Ambleside - Devon

Sea Haven - Dorset

The Blacktail - Denbighshire

Heron - North Yorkshire

5 Banc Llugwy - Gwynedd

White Swan Cottage - Northumberland

Burton House - North Yorkshire

Seaside Sanctuary - Gwynedd

Llain Gwynfor - Dyfed

Benllech Bay Cottage - Gwynedd

Benllech Bay Cottage - GwyneddBenllech Bay Cottage in Gwynedd sleeps 4 people.
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Flat 1, Thornlow Heights - Dorset

Flat 1, Thornlow Heights - DorsetFlat 1, Thornlow Heights in Dorset sleeps 6 people.
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Three Squirrels Lodge - Devon

Three Squirrels Lodge - DevonThree Squirrels Lodge in Devon sleeps 4 people.
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Barn Owl - North Yorkshire

Highwood Lodge - West Yorkshire

Plum Hill - Shropshire

Acorn Cottage - Cumbria

Ivy Cottage - Gwynedd

The Cottage - Angus

Estuary Escape - Gwynedd

Millpond Bothy - Herefordshire

Pit Close - Devon

Little Robin Cottage - Cumbria

Little Robin Cottage - CumbriaLittle Robin Cottage in Cumbria sleeps 2 people.
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Rathroe Meadows - Wexford

Rathroe Meadows - WexfordRathroe Meadows in Wexford sleeps 7 people.
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1A Police House - North Yorkshire

The Stables - Oxfordshire

2 Banc Llugwy - Gwynedd

Low Moor - Cleveland

108 Longden Coleham - Shropshire

Wren - North Yorkshire

Gatekeepers - Cleveland

Curlew - North Yorkshire

Gentle Tide (L46) - Dyfed

Gentle Tide (L46) - DyfedGentle Tide (L46) in Dyfed sleeps 4 people.
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3 Beck Side - Lancashire

Number 16 - Lincolnshire

Mewstone View - Devon

3 Pony Meadow - Cumbria

Tawny Owl Lodge - Cumbria

Tower Hut - Isle of Wight

Tower Hut - Isle of WightTower Hut in Isle of Wight sleeps 2 people.
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The Old Smithy - Staffordshire

Manor Barn - Cornwall

Captain's Cottage - North Yorkshire

Woodpecker - North Yorkshire

Albert House - Cornwall

Crows Hall - Essex

Manor Farm House - Wiltshire

Grooms Cottage - Dorset

Mae Cottage - North Yorkshire

Swift Cottage - Devon

Willow Cottage - Devon

Willow Cottage - DevonWillow Cottage in Devon sleeps 2 people.
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Poacher’s Cottage - Dorset

Poacher’s Cottage - DorsetPoacher’s Cottage in Dorset sleeps 4 people.
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The Carriage House - Gloucestershire

Holly Cottage - Devon

The Cow Byre - Gloucestershire

The Stable Cottage - Dorset

The Stable Cottage - DorsetThe Stable Cottage in Dorset sleeps 2 people.
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Poverty Hill Barn - North Yorkshire

Thatchers Cottage - Dorset

Thatchers Cottage - DorsetThatchers Cottage in Dorset sleeps 4 people.
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Kestrel - Sweffling Hall - Suffolk

Kestrel - Sweffling Hall - SuffolkKestrel - Sweffling Hall in Suffolk sleeps 6 people.
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Sweffling at Lantern and Larks - Suffolk

Sweffling at Lantern and Larks - SuffolkSweffling at Lantern and Larks in Suffolk sleeps 36 people.
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Apple Lodge - Devon

Gate Street - Kent

Bluebell House - Somerset

Peak Hall - Norfolk

Raynham Breck - Norfolk

Harnser Barn - Norfolk

Mill Hill - Norfolk

Exton Park at Lantern and Larks - Leicestershire

Keepers Cottage - Dorset

The Nineteenth - Cornwall

The Gate House - Norfolk

Deugh an Chy - Cornwall

Low Lodge - North Yorkshire

Blackwood - North Humberside

Milkmaids Cottage - Dorset

Milkmaids Cottage - DorsetMilkmaids Cottage in Dorset sleeps 2 people.
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Kittisford Barton at Lantern and Larks - Somerset

Kittisford Barton at Lantern and Larks - SomersetKittisford Barton at Lantern and Larks in Somerset sleeps 30 people.
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Dominey’s Yard - Dorset

Heron’s Nest - Worcestershire

Birch Retreat - Cumbria

Maple Retreat - Cumbria

Peak Hill Cottage - Suffolk

Cedar Retreat - Cumbria

Acorn Cottage - Herefordshire

Rivington Barn - Herefordshire

Homestead and Black Cat Barn - Norfolk

Homestead and Black Cat Barn - NorfolkHomestead and Black Cat Barn in Norfolk sleeps 10 people.
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The Town House at Muntham - Devon

The Town House at Muntham - DevonThe Town House at Muntham in Devon sleeps 5 people.
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Oaktree Cottage - Devon

Oaktree Cottage - DevonOaktree Cottage in Devon sleeps 4 people.
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Tea Caddy Cottage - Suffolk

Top Cottage, Broadway - Worcestershire

Muntham 6 - Devon

The Barn at Plas Ashpool - Denbighshire

The Barn at Plas Ashpool - Denbighshire

Stonelow Cottage - Derbyshire

Westaway House - Cornwall

Church View Cottage - Devon

Church View Cottage - DevonChurch View Cottage in Devon sleeps 5 people.
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Church View Cottage - Devon

Church View Cottage - DevonChurch View Cottage in Devon sleeps 8 people.
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40 Parsonage Street - Cambridgeshire

The Boat House - Worcestershire

Butley Priory Cottage - Suffolk

Butley Priory Cottage - SuffolkButley Priory Cottage in Suffolk sleeps 4 people.
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Fiddlers Green - Dorset

Hazel Cottage - Devon

Springhill - Dorset

Maple Cottage - Devon

Gardeners Cottage - Dorset

Gardeners Cottage - DorsetGardeners Cottage in Dorset sleeps 4 people.
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Top Lodge - North Yorkshire

Woodcutter’s Cottage - Dorset

Woodcutter’s Cottage - DorsetWoodcutter’s Cottage in Dorset sleeps 4 people.
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Muntham 3 - Devon

Hayloft Cottage - Dorset

Muntham 7 - Devon

The Byre - Dorset

Yawlings - Dorset

Castle View - Cheshire

Peckforton Retreat - Cheshire

Grooms Room - Cheshire

Bolesworth Retreat - Cheshire

Beeston Retreat - Cheshire

Shepherds Rest - Cheshire

Gardeners Cottage - Dorset

Gardeners Cottage - DorsetGardeners Cottage in Dorset sleeps 4 people.
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Home Reach - Suffolk

East Cottage - Dorset

Muntham 2 - Devon

Lake View - Devon

Cholmondeley Retreat - Cheshire

Cholmondeley Retreat - CheshireCholmondeley Retreat in Cheshire sleeps 2 people.
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Kitten Cottage - North Yorkshire

Beachside - Cornwall

Hillview - Cornwall

The Sunset Retreat - Oxfordshire

Little Treveth Lowen - Cornwall

Little Treveth Lowen - CornwallLittle Treveth Lowen in Cornwall sleeps 4 people.
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Harebell House - Devon

Harebell House - DevonHarebell House in Devon sleeps 4 people.
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Gate Street Farm House - Surrey

Gate Street Farm House - SurreyGate Street Farm House in Surrey sleeps 16 people.
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Gate Street The Hayloft - Surrey

Gate Street The Hayloft - SurreyGate Street The Hayloft in Surrey sleeps 2 people.
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Gate Street Farm House - Surrey

Gate Street Farm House - SurreyGate Street Farm House in Surrey sleeps 14 people.
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Home Reach - Suffolk

Gate Street The Stable Flat - Surrey

Gate Street The Stable Flat - SurreyGate Street The Stable Flat in Surrey sleeps 4 people.
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Pigsty Cottage - Dorset

Thimble Cottage - North Yorkshire

Windrush - Gloucestershire

Redberry House - North Yorkshire

Bleasdale at Lantern and Larks - Lancashire

Bleasdale at Lantern and Larks - LancashireBleasdale at Lantern and Larks in Lancashire sleeps 30 people.
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Muntham 4 - Devon

Gamekeeper’s Cottage - Dorset

Gamekeeper’s Cottage - DorsetGamekeeper’s Cottage in Dorset sleeps 4 people.
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Treetops - Dorset

Homestead - Norfolk

Home Reach - Suffolk

Muntham 5 - Devon

Well Green Cottage - Suffolk

Well Green Cottage - SuffolkWell Green Cottage in Suffolk sleeps 4 people.
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St Anne’s Manor - Devon

St Anne’s Manor - DevonSt Anne’s Manor in Devon sleeps 10 people.
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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


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.