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.


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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


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 tryyourbest on Sat, 21/05/2022 - 05:30


Which place would you choose for a holiday?
No matter where I choose for a holiday, it will be fun if I am with my bf.
We have loved for 2 years and have travelled many places, but I love 2 places following: Da Lat city - a beautiful city with cool weather and many flowers, Thuy Chau ecotourism park where we camped, had lunch and spring bath. The next holiday in August, we are going to visit Da Nang city. This is the first time I fly to go there. I'm so excited about it!

Submitted by Abrarhussain on Wed, 11/05/2022 - 23:58


I would choose a farm house for a holiday.

Submitted by badboyzz on Wed, 04/05/2022 - 14:24


It depends. İf I want to escape cıty I choose farmhouse. İf I want to visit another country side I choose city flat. I love every holiday doesn't matter place .All holiday helps me spend my negative energy and gives me unexpected memories.

Submitted by nadyanightingale on Mon, 28/03/2022 - 13:16


It depends. Sometimes I like countryside and sometimes I really like to visit new cities.

Submitted by Kamelbenslimane on Wed, 02/02/2022 - 10:16


For the holiday I choose a farmhouse because I love to stay in the calm to be me focus.

Submitted by nicha on Tue, 28/12/2021 - 15:49


I’d choose the flat because it’s in the city and there’re a lot of convenient things more than countryside. And can go anyplace easier than countryside

Submitted by ClaraKhin on Mon, 20/12/2021 - 14:47


I would like to choose the countryside to visit and enjoy the nature serving delicious local foods.

Submitted by nguyenquoctai6798 on Sun, 19/12/2021 - 11:07


I'm very happy when go to countryside. Because in here very quiet, and i have a place to relax and see some mountain and trees, can listen water flow... It very interesting.

Submitted by ANOUAR on Fri, 12/11/2021 - 09:05


On holidays, I would prefer to go to a farm house where i can breath a fresh air and enjoy the beauty of nature with my wife.

Submitted by ayaabdo on Tue, 26/10/2021 - 00:36


I'd like to go to the capital to visit different places there.