Holiday Homes in the UK

Ah, the British Isles! To some, a cluster of damp rocks poking up out of the Atlantic. To others, a romantic land of rolling hills, chocolate box villages and nutty eccentrics. We may not be able to boast the tallest peaks or pristine coral beaches, but our rugged coastlines, snow-dusted national parks and cosy pubs have a charm all of their own.

So when it comes to choosing a place to stay here you’ll find yourself spoilt for choice. Fancy a weekend in a Tudor castle, a week in a 16th Century cottage in the Cotswolds, or a longer break at a luxury villa in the Highlands? We’ve got them all, and more besides.  

Why choose Oliver’s Travels?

Every holiday home on our website has been hand-picked for its individuality. We don’t do ordinary – we excel at the exceptional. Our goal is to help you plan the sort of holiday that stays etched on your mind for years to come – and that starts by finding you the perfect property.

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Just fill in this simple form and our expert team will send you a shortlist and help you tailor your holiday to the last detail.

Stag and Hen Party at Napoleonic Fortress - Oliver's Travels

Stag and Hen Party Houses

From party central to secluded and chilled, we’ve got the luxury villa to make your hen or stag do a truly memorable occasion!

Dog Friendly Cottages UK

Dog Friendly Cottages UK

Browse our selection of luxury pet friendly cottages across UK, Ireland and Scotland. Your will never again leave your furry friend at home!

Oliver Recommends

Oliver Recommends

Here are our favourite castles and houses to rent, most of which we've personally inspected and think are just stunning, unique and great value. Trust us, you'll have a perfect holiday - or party - in any of these!

Quirky houses in Britian

Quirky Properties

Browse our range of 'quirky' holiday manors and full of character cottages. 

Cottages and Castles in Britain & Ireland with pools

Cottages and Castles with Pools

Luxury homes with private swimming pools across Britain and Ireland. 

Need help finding the right property?

Free Concierge Service

We can help tailor your perfect holiday

  • We'll shortlist villas we think you'll love
  • We can recommend local restaurants, attractions and things to do
  • We'll help you organise catering, childcare or any extras that you need

We'll email you our suggestions - if you decide to book, we can do that for you

Free wedding consultant

Our resident wedding expert can help you organize the wedding of your dreams

  • We can assist with everything from arranging suppliers and catering to hotel bookings for guests
  • We'll help you with the booking process from start to finish
  • This service is absolutely free!