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.

Reading text

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.


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 E_eg on Thu, 08/09/2022 - 23:41


I would like to be in a house on the countryside, so I can rest and spend more time with my friends and my family.

Submitted by Geraldine7398 on Tue, 06/09/2022 - 21:58


for my holidays i would like to be in europe in spring

Submitted by ridoan on Tue, 30/08/2022 - 14:42


I prefer a house in the countryside, because I want to rest in the calm.

Submitted by daenaesd on Wed, 03/08/2022 - 05:45


Actually, i'd choose something like farmhouse. I like to spend time without phones and social media. In this moment you can talk to with your friends or play. It's really cool option for me, also beautiful nature give me more energy. At the moment i'm in my hometown. Near my countryside we've mountain and healing lake. In my childhood we already went to this places. Farmhouse is the best place for spend time with family or friends!

Submitted by Fadiazzam on Mon, 01/08/2022 - 12:02


For me , I would like to choose the farmhouse because I like nature and I like to get away from the city , I think the farmhouse will be quite .

Submitted by zo_fia on Thu, 21/07/2022 - 14:20


For me, I would choose a farmhouse. I like large , quiet and airy places. I holidays, I wanna take a rest with friends talking about works, relationship etc, and cooking food whether it 's delicious or not. At nights, we would play guitar, sing and dance. I think a farmhouse is better than a flat for above reasons.

Submitted by najib.oulhouch on Sun, 05/06/2022 - 21:26


Which place would you choose for a holiday?
in my holiday, i choose to go in the hotels near from cities with my family to relax and get a family's time.

Submitted by jyoti Chaudhary on Fri, 27/05/2022 - 13:27


Which place would you choose for a holiday?

I would choose goa for a holiday. there are a lot of beaches and crushes and many sightseeing. if I will plan my holiday with my family I will go goa and enjoy myself with my family.

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.