Set your own pace

Self-Catering holidays are perfect for holidaymakers seeking that added benefit of flexibility, as well as a touch of home comfort, on their getaway. Our range of Self-Catering holidays are an excellent value alternative to the traditional holiday, giving you the opportunity to either prepare your own meals or still head out and enjoy the local fare – it is entirely up to you! Ideal for families or large groups, Teletext Holidays offers a large selection of last minute, winter sun and summer holiday Self-Catering deals to suit every budget and desire.

Why Book with Teletext Holidays?

Teletext Holidays, providing affordable beach and city breaks for over 20 years, offers great value Self-Catering vacations that allow you to enjoy your vacation your way. We offer fantastic discounts on a variety of hotels, from adult only deals to luxury resorts, 5-star, beachfront resorts and more.

Top reasons to book Self-Catering holidays

  • Benefit from greater self-sufficiency : Self-Catering holidays are all about choice. Prepare your own meals or head out, Self-Catering holidays are a chance to do as much or as little on your vacation as you wish.
  • Great value holidays : Self-Catering holidays are excellent value alternatives to a regular holiday, allowing you to keep costs down by cooking your own breakfasts, lunches or dinners if you want to.
  • Best of both worlds : A Self-Catering holiday doesn't mean you have to prepare your meals every day, you still have that flexibility to eat out as often as you like.
  • Perfect for families : As well as being a frugal alternative to half-board holidays, Self-Catering holidays can also be perfect for those travelling with young children that may be less willing to sample the local fare!
  • Your holiday your way : One of the best reasons to book a Self-Catering holiday is the opportunity to come and go as you please. Eat what you want, when you want

Our Latest Self-Catering Holiday Deals

If you fancy the freedom of exploring an exciting new destination at your own pace, then our Self-Catering holidays are just right! We’ll help you plan your dream beach and sunshine holidays with plenty of wallet-friendly hotels, villas and apartments perfect for families, couples, groups, and friends.


All Inclusive Self-Catering Holidays Deals

If you are you looking for a hassle-free holiday, then let us help you in planning that. With our unbeatable deals on hotels you can be assured that your all inclusive Self-Catering holidays will get you a lot more bang for your money!


Last Minute Self-Catering Holiday Deals

Last minute holiday plans? Don’t worry, check out our top rated Self-Catering last minute holiday deals and jet away to your favourite holiday destination. Self-Catering holidays are great for adventure seekers, who are looking to spend their days out and about, enjoying evenings in local taverns and sampling the local cuisine.


Our Popular Self-Catering Holidays Destinations

Gran canaria beach holiday

Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria is a perfect holiday spot for all ages, with stunning sandy beaches, turquoise waters and fabulous resorts that tick all the boxes of a relaxed holidays in sun. Its balmy weather, stunning hotels and lively bars make it a popular choice all year round. Better still, such picturesque views, exciting adventure parks and traditional restaurants are all can be enjoyed with our excellent holiday deals.

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majorca tropical beach


The largest of the Balearic Islands, Majorca offers a wide range of activities and things to do for holidaymakers. With its serene beaches, buzzing nightlife and fun amusements, Majorca has something for everyone whether you're travelling as a couple, in a group or as a family, including a wide range of Self-Catering holidays.

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Algarve tropical beach


With some of Europe's most beautiful beaches and fantastic facilities, the Algarve is a superb option for a Self-Catering holiday. Behind the golden south coast's beachscape exists beautiful holiday villas and upscale resorts, many of which provide Self-Catering options. For the more adventurous traveller, the west coast offers nature and lush greenery.

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tenerife beach lagoon water


With its long expanse of pristine beaches, year-round golden sunshine, volcanic landscapes and city-sized resorts, it is little wonder Tenerife remains perennially popular amongst families. Better still, there are a wealth of excellent quality Self-Catering holiday homes and resorts aimed at making your trip extra practical

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Costa del sol beach holiday

Costa del Sol

With a long stretch of gorgeous coastline and crystal-clear waters, Costa del Sol is a sweet surprise for the holidaymakers looking for that memorable sunshine holiday. For vibrant party scenes then head to Marbella or how about some lively karaoke fun in Torremolinos? The Costa del Sol is the perfect place to book a sunshine Self-Catering holiday!

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Crete beautiful day


Book an unforgettable Self-Catering holiday to Crete and prepare to kick-back and relax on the stunning Blue Flag beaches, soak in some views of gorgeous countryside, or get ready for a historical journey of myths and legends. Explore the popular Aghios Nikolaos or relax in pretty resorts of Chania and Bali, or party all night long in Malia, Crete offers a wealth of tempting options.

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Our Self-Catering holidays FAQs

What are Self-Catering holidays?

If you want to have flexibility during your holiday, then Self-Catering holiday is a perfect option -- no meal is provided, but you can prepare your own meals, with all the facilities available for you to cook. Eat in or eat out, come and go as you like. Staying in a Self-Catering accommodation gives you a full control of when and what you do and allows you to stick to a budget if that is a concern. From individual small apartments and coastal cottages to large independent villas and stunning hotel properties, you have a wide range of options to pick from.

Can I take pets on Self-Catering holidays?

Many of the Self-Catering accommodations allow tourists to have their pets stay with them. Some of them charge an extra price for each pet and some allow pets to stay with no extra charge.

What do I pack on a Self-Catering holiday?

You may be tempted to bring some creature comfort foods with you – such as tea bags and sweet treats – but most resorts will be located close to markets selling all you need to prepare a good meal. As well as stoves and microwaves, most Self-Catering facilities will feature cutlery, plates and kettle/toasters, though if you have any questions check with the supplier before you travel.

Which destinations offer Self-Catering holidays?

We have a handpicked selection of best Self-Catering holiday deals for you to make your choice a little easier. Holidays to Majorca will tick all the boxes for that perfect beach getaway. Take a look at our incredible deals for Gran Canaria, Crete, Costa del Sol, Algarve and Tenerife and fill your craving for golden beaches and shallow warm waters.

Who are Self-Catering holidays ideal for?

Self-Catering holidays are not only perfect for families looking to relax and plan their holidays their way, but also ideal if you are travelling in a large group. If you are travelling in a group of six or more or ten, Self-Catering flexibility will almost certainly bring the cost of your holiday down.

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