Holiday home adverts

Holiday home adverts

Read two adverts for places to stay on holiday to practise and improve your reading skills. 

Do the preparation task first. Then read the text and do the exercises.

Preparation

Reading text
Holiday home adverts

City flat

Beautiful two-bedroom city flat five minutes' walk from the cathedral. Fully equipped kitchen, living room with a large sofa and chairs, big TV and balcony. The balcony has space for four people to sit and gets the sun in the mornings, and the flat is light and warm. It has Wi-Fi and fast internet. The upstairs bedroom sleeps four people, with two double beds; the downstairs bedroom sleeps two in single beds. The flat is perfect for families and is near shops, bars and restaurants.

Holiday home adverts

Farmhouse

Four-bedroom farmhouse in the countryside. All of the four double bedrooms are en suite with luxury shower and bath. Farm kitchen with barbecue, tables and chairs outside. Great for groups of friends. The supermarket is half an hour by car and you can take a train from the village into the city. Escape from normal life for a few days as we have … NO INTERNET and you can only use mobile phones at the bottom of the garden!

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Submitted by haydeecolli on Fri, 12/06/2020 - 21:13

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I prefer the flat because it's near the city.

Submitted by Leonardo Lisboa on Sat, 06/06/2020 - 00:30

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The flat, of course.
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Submitted by Onur on Thu, 04/06/2020 - 13:20

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Due to living at flat in the city, I would choose farmhouse for holiday. It's absolutely good for getaway.

Submitted by eshan.saif on Wed, 03/06/2020 - 16:50

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I will prefer the farmhouse to spend few days for staying away from my monotonous city life. Where i will be able to be closer to the nature and share my inner feelings with my loving ones.

Submitted by Shaista on Tue, 02/06/2020 - 10:34

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I'd like ti spend my holidays in village having all benefits.......so i can relax there far away from city and that's noise etc......where i don't want to use mobile....just wish to spend these holidays with my family with relaxation ❤

Submitted by Thucuoi on Wed, 27/05/2020 - 10:07

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i prefer a city flat to a farmhouse for my holidays because I love the luxury and modernity.

Submitted by casssioesousa on Tue, 19/05/2020 - 19:59

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I'd like to rent a beautiful home holiday in the beach at the place that have sun, where I could enjoy it.

Submitted by mouna99 on Sat, 16/05/2020 - 16:47

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I wouldn choose farmhouse for holidays

Submitted by Nyanko Neko on Sat, 16/05/2020 - 14:48

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I prefer Farmhouse to Flat city because i love graden, flowers ... I like staying near the nature , so i can cook barbecue , chatting with my family and friends at the garden. The atmosphere is so good

Submitted by Muhammad Bagir on Sat, 16/05/2020 - 04:32

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i prefer to spend my holiday at the farmhouse