Cheap Holidays and Breaks


Cheap Holidays

Self catering breaks

Rent a holiday cottage, apartment, chalet, log cabin or house.


holiday parks

Holiday parks

Holiday accommodation with leisure facilities, shops and other amenities and entertainment.



Traditionally the cheapest most basic form of holiday accommodation. Kids love it .

Family self-catering holidays

Almost every family likes to take the children away on holiday, somewhere for a few days fun and relaxation, away from the usual everyday routines.

Good value is always hugely important to families. Take two or three children on holiday and costs begin to multiply. For this reason, flying abroad is often out of the question because flights cost about the same for an adult as a child. A holiday in a self-catering cottage is the best solution for family breaks; you pay for the hire of the cottage and not per head.

There are numerous fantastic places to visit in the UK and Ireland and children don't ask for much; give them sand, a few swings, a swimming pool and regular ice creams to keep them blissfully happy for a week. It's the adults who look for nice views, attractive décor and nearby pubs. Children really don't care a scrap about how the cottage looks - they are far more interested in the play equipment, the toys and games room.

Obviously, part of being a responsible parent is in ensuring a safe and clean environment and although you may take all facilities into consideration, you will make a decision based on different values. One web site that may help you in selecting the best holiday cottage for your family is ''. This lists all types of factors that would help you find your ideal cottage break.

If you prefer seclusion to hustle and bustle, lots of shops and busy streets, head for Scotland or Ireland. One way of keeping spending to a minimum is to avoid shops and tourist attractions that can part you with your cash. Children are just as happy on a free beach as they are in the funfair. It's just different. Most ofour seaside towns have very good play parks for children and some can be quite unusual.

Another thing to do if you plan to stay in the countryside is to download some free spotter sheets and treasure trails that children can follow. Some areas have quite specific ones. Most kids love ticking the boxes and competing with each other in solving clues. This is also educational fun and more importantly, inexpensive,


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