Self-catering Holidays in Britain's National Parks

Exmoor National ParkPlanning to take a holiday in one of Britain's National Parks?  The UK is home to a total of 15 national parks.

National parks are Britain's unspoilt acres of countryside that offer outstanding scenery, abundant wildlife and activities galore.

Britain's national parks are free to enter - unlike those in many countries abroad. Find good quality holiday homes to rent in British national parks and have a fabulous few days in the countryside.

Choose from:

•    10 national parks in England

  • Dartmoor
    Renowned for wild ponies, granite tors, woodland valleys and lush views.
  • Exmoor
    With greenery in abundance, Exmoor is a particularly beautiful national park.
  • Lake District
    A mecca for keen walkers, hikers and boating enthusiasts, the Lake District National Park with its glassy lakes and green countryside is the place to enjoy the great outdoors.
  • Norfolk Broads
    Explore the watery wonderland that is the Norfolk Broads.
  • North Yorkshire  Moors
    Lush green fells and unspoilt countryside, as well as a pretty coastline await in the North York Moors.
  • Northumberland National Park
    Hills and vast open green spaces await in Northumbria's National Park.
  • Peak District
    Whether you explore the landscapes of the White Peak or the Dark Peak, the Peak District is one of Britain's most fascinating national parks.
  • Yorkshire Dales
    A green and beautiful area, the Yorkshire Dales National Park with its hills and lush greenery is a real treat.

Cottage holidays in the newest national parks in England

  • New Forest
    Discover ancient woodlands, moorlands and heathlands, as well as wild ponies in the famed New Forest.
  • South Downs
    Walk amongst rolling hills, farmlands, woodlands and heathlands in the South Downs.

2 National Parks in Scotland

 3 National Parks in Wales

Holiday accommodation in or near national parks in Ireland

Do take a break in a national park - you won't regret it.

And if time is short, why not take a long weekend break for three nights and escape to a holiday home in a British national park?

Each of these parks is a beautiful unique landscape.  Click on the links above to find out more about what each has to offer.