Britain is great for hols

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WITH thousands of British families booking breaks in the UK over the May bank holidays, car hire price comparator has put together the top five staycation locations in the UK.

Andy Hemmington of, says: “An increasing number of customers are seeing the May bank holidays as a staycation opportunity here in the UK before their big summer holiday abroad and as a result, we have seen a high number of bookings in a range of UK locations this year.

“As more families look to keep down the cost of a mini break, holidaying in the UK gives them the opportunity to have a trip away without paying out a lot of money. From camping to lodges and cottages in a range of locations including Cornwall and Wales, there is a holiday to suit every family.” Top 5 Staycation Locations are:

* Cornwall

* Wales

* Lake District

* Scottish Highlands

* Devon

Four days car hire from Friday 4th May to Monday 7th May 2012 starts from £10* per day in Newquay, from £11* per day in Cardiff and from £17* per day in Inverness.

Andy adds: “With an increase in popularity for families booking breaks in the UK, we do recommend booking early to ensure availability and to get the best deal possible for your bank holiday break.” is one of the leading car hire comparison websites in the UK, comparing car hire deals for over 40 suppliers in 15,000 locations worldwide including across the UK, Spain and Portugal, with pick up locations for car hire in Faro and car hire in Tenerife.

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*Prices based on four days rental from 4th May 2012 and are subject to change.

Since being bought and operated by Broody Media Ltd in 2004, has become one of the leading car hire comparison websites in the UK offering car hire from over 40 rental suppliers in over 15,000 locations.