Sykes Holiday Cottages is one of the UK’s leading and fastest-growing independent holiday cottage providers with 30 years’ experience in the business. Offering a fantastic choice of over 20,000 holiday homes across the UK, Ireland and New Zealand – from cosy cottages for two to larger properties that sleep 20 or more for group getaways. Whether you’re looking for a peaceful countryside retreat, a beachside family Staycation, or a relaxing hot tub weekend away, there’s something for everyone.
Winner of the British Travel Award for Best Large UK Holiday Cottage Booking Company for eight consecutive years (2013 – 2020), Sykes is one of the UK’s most recognisable and respected travel brands. The company were also awarded BVCA Management Team Awards for North West and National Large Management Team in 2019 named one of The Sunday Times’ 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2019 and 2020 and included in both Sunday Times Fasttrack 100 and International Track in 2020/21. Graham Donoghue, CEO and Michael Graham, CFO have also received individual recognition for their achievements being awarded EY Entrepreneur of the Year North 2020 and Finance Director of the Year 2018.
Based in the city of Chester with regional offices in the Lake District, Yorkshire, North and South Wales, Cotswolds, Devon, Dorset, Cornwall and the South Coast. Sykes has gone from strength to strength growing from a family-run business to one of the largest holiday home rental platforms in Europe and has transformed into a tech-enabled service business setting the pace for innovation within the booming UK travel sector.