Our experts test, review and select the UK only hosting providers. Based on the results we have created for you a list of the best web hosting companies in the UK at the moment. If you’re searching for the top website hosting service in the United Kingdom, you already know the importance of creating an internet presence nowadays.

To help you find the best website hosting provider, we’ve reviewed numerous web host companies and closely checked their parameters. Our experts ranked and evaluated their features, reliability, speed, price and other vital factors to make our web hosts review chart that lists the top 5 companies + 5 bonus. Unlike other Best 10 lists in our reviews we focus on UK providers that have UK data centers and UK support and will deliver your content much faster to your visitors.

Before you consider buying a web hosting service, check our article on factors to consider before buying a web hosting and the free tools to analyze and check the website hosts that we use for the reviews.

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UK's Best Web Hosting Companies (Support and Performance)

shared hosting
Rank Web HostStarts atUptime*DomainDisk SpaceBandwidthScoreOur reviewOur discount
SiteGround Logo

£6.95

regular price

£2.75

our price

99.99% Free 10 GB Unlimited 988 SiteGround Review Visit SiteGround
A2Hosting

£6.43

regular price

£3.15

our price

99.9% NO 10 GB Unlimited 966 A2Hosting Review Visit A2Hosting
GoDaddy Logo

£4.99

regular price

£1.00

our price

99.9% Free 100 GB Unlimited 965 GoDaddy Review Visit GoDaddy
Tsohost Logo

£2.99

regular price

£1.25

our price

99.9% NO 0.5 GB 5 GB 950 Tsohost Review Visit Tsohost
Uk2.net Logo

£3.99

regular price

£2.63

our price

99.9% Free 10GB Unlimited 943 UK2net Review Visit UK2net
logo Namesco Web Hosting

£4.99

regular price

£3.99

our price

99.9% FREE 50 GB Unlimited 942 webhosting review button Namesco Website
One.com Hosting

£2.28

regular price

£0.90

our price

99.9% Free 15 GB Unlimited 941 One.com Review Visit One.com
logo Heart Internet Web Hosting

£2.49

regular price

£2.49

our price

99.9% NO 5 GB 30 GB 915 webhosting review button Visit Heartinternet
123 Reg

£2.49

regular price

£2.49

our price

99.8% Free 10 GB Unlimited 875 123 Reg Visit 123 Reg
logo eukhost

£3.33

regular price

£3.33

our price

99.99% Free 2 GB Unlimited 850 webhosting review button eUkhost review

This table is for shared hosting providers. We are working on the VPS, dedicated server reviews. | Siteground and GoDaddy are not UK based companies, but both have data centers in Amsterdam with less than 50ms ping from UK and perform really great! SiteGround launched new London data center!

The web hosting companies have the right to change their prices anytime! Some of the prices are converted from US Dollars.

Choosing the best website hosting checklist

  • make a list with trustworthy web host companies that you want to check - you can use ours from the above table.
  • web hosting location - you would want UK/Europe-based data center(much faster data delivery) and UK/Europe English speaking in-house support (they are in your time zone and can solve your problems faster)
  • website hosting speed - speed is everything. The faster the site, more traffic and conversions and more income to your business. That's why you need local hosting, and test their Ping and page speed load time, Google recommends server response time under 200ms. Website Speed is a ranking factor as well.
  • support - one of the most important features. If the hosting company has good hardware, your site either works good or it does not at all. And if the second happens you want to be able to reach someone with competence that is able to solve your problem. In-house UK support by sysadmins with live chat or phone is the best. Response times are very important as well, since every minute your site is down you lose money, traffic and potentially search positions.
  • web host security - do they provide isolated accounts, firewalls and auto updates of CMS like WordPress and Joomla
  • data backup - everything happens. Your data is the most important part of your business and you can accidentally delete something or get infected by a virus. Your web hosting service needs to have a backup!
  • read web hosting reviews by experts (you can grasp the insight from people with experience, but keep in mind that they also are affiliated with the hosting providers, so don't take the review 100%)
  • read reviews by customers - browse the web and find customer reviews of the chosen web host company. Also, don't trust that 100% since there are paid reviews and there are hate reviews.

Top UK web hosting reviews

Our experts have compared the best web hosting providers in the UK for 2017. Read the best UK web hosting reviews and choose the most reliable web hosting company. There are different kinds of website hosting services depending on your needs. That's why we are trying to constantly improve our reviews with new more needs based comparison charts. The general UK web host providers are in the table above. Here is the list of the best 5 WordPress hosting services. More specific reviews will be coming soon on the cheap website hosting companies, Joomla web host providers and list of the free website hosting services in the UK.

In our blog section we have for you some basic advice on how to pick the best web hosting for your business, what hosting solution will suit you, the basics that you should know when managing your hosting account and more advice and tips, so make sure you check frequently and stay up to date with the news from the web hosting world. And for those of you who are new to the topic, here are a few good links on what is Web hosting service and what is a Domain name. Visit our Google+ profile or Facebook page to ask any questions. If you are simply a non-technical person, the cheapest and fastest way to make your own website is to choose the best website builder on the market and build it.

Our experts have compared the best web hosting providers in the UK for 2017. Read the best UK web hosting reviews and choose the most reliable web hosting company.

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