Get away from it all and enjoy the luscious scenery of a secluded countryside setting by booking one of these fabulous cosy holiday cottages. Choose from country cottages in England, tranquil gites in France and cottages in Wales with log fires and breathtaking views.
You may prefer to visit the splendid country of Ireland and stay in a traditional Irish cottage - enjoying long leisurely walks before soaking up the Celtic atmosphere in great local pubs. Alternatively, choose a Scottish lodge by a loch or in the mountains and relax as you marvel at the beauty of the great outdoors.
For the more adventurous, look further afield and enjoy the serenity of a country cottage in a hidden overseas location. Pick somewhere in a peaceful forest or mountain setting and enjoy long walks or energetic bike rides.
A perfect blend of a traditional 200 year old Welsh cottage and a brand new spacious extension with mountain views, located in a quiet village with pub, close to Red Wharf Bay and the quaint town of Beaumaris. Most rooms are newly decorated this year. …see more
Outstanding stone cottage with a great location, set in our outstanding Welsh countryside yet only a few miles from the city of Swansea and the old Roman town of Neath. also we have Afan Forest, Margam Park, the Gower and local sandy beaches nearby. Free WIFI. This is a 5 star luxury cottage set in its own grounds thats warm and cosy to come home to after a day out. …see more
With log burning stove, beamed ceilings, panoramic views, Rothlea Cottage is set in a tranquil country setting ten minutes from Alnwick full of character with views in all directions, over farmland, northwards toward the Cheviot Hills and southwards towards Thrunton Woo …see more
The Hay Store is a four star Gold Award barn conversion in a wonderful country but not remote location. Wonderful views over surrounding dry stone walls, hills and dales (valleys) but only a few hundred yards to the nearest village. Off-road parking. wifi. …see more
Traditional Cornish barn conversion with swimming pool set in a beautiful rural location. Near to the Eden Project and beaches.
Note: pool closed over winter from 14th September 2013 to 23rd May 2014
Washing machine and driers on site …see more
The Bolthole is an ideal retreat whatever the weather and a perfect romantic getaway for two. It's cosy, comfy, tastefully decorated, and furnished with love and style. It's a real mix of the old and the new, exposed beams and latched doors but bang up to date on decor. A perfect home from home and NOT a soulless holiday cottage. I care about my guests experience. Close to beach, woods, pub, bistro & shops. Excellent location from which to explore the beautiful North Norfolk coast. …see more
Area famous for Calvados Cider and Pommeaux and the Camembert factory
Golfing in Bernay and fishing about 10k away
Monet's garden in Giverny : 1H15 drive
Beaches : Deauville Trouville Cabourg 1H drive
Cerza zoo in Lisieux (20 mn drive) worth a visit with children june 2014 : 70th Anniversary of D Day and the Battle of Normandy
august 2014 : World Equestrian Games
Comfortable, well equipped cottage in medieval Framlingham. Stunning views of the castle. 5 minute walk to independent shops, cafes, and pubs. Half hour drive to seaside: Aldeburgh, Southwold, Orford. Great walking country with varied landscape. Picturesque villages, ancient churches, excellent gastropubs, acclaimed vineyard, real ales, local produce.
Ideal base for a walking holiday with the Nidderdale Way easily accessible or a touring holiday with all the Yorkshire Dales, Fountains Abbey and York within an hours drive. Even trips to the east or west coast are well under 2 hours. 2014 - July 5th and 6th - The Tour de France begins in Yorkshire. Dacre is at he centre of stages 1 & 2. …see more
Recently restored self catering cottage, sleeps 6, set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, white sandy beaches, the local shop & Am Politician Bar & Restaurant within walking distance, our Eriskay Ponies graze close by, you'll have a peaceful and relaxing holiday. Eriskay is a perfect getaway to help you unwind and de-stress. …see more
Idyllic 17th century farmhouse cottage, black & white, peaceful and private.
Sleeps 8+. Beautiful gardens, surrounded by wonderful countryside and wildlife.
Perfect for day trips: hiking in Snowdonia, visit castles, beaches, mansions and gardens, famous walking trails …see more
Grade two listed cottage, full of rustic charm, on the edge of the beautiful North York Moors. Centrally located in the market town of Pickering within walking distance of shops, pubs, restaurants and historic castle, ideal for travel on the famous steam railway. …see more
This charming Fisherman's Cottage has been renovated to a high standard, Garlicks Cottage is ideally situated in the heart of Lytham just a 3 minutes walk to Lytham Green and its famous Windmill, and 3 minutes to leafy Clifton Street with its many independent shops, restaurants and wine bars.
this is a charming period cottage with all the comforts of home and free WiFi …see more
A detached Cotswold-stone cottage offering high-end accommodation for two in the beautiful hamlet of Upper Slaughter. Surrounded by breathtaking countryside it's perfectly positioned for lovebirds looking for a romantic sophisticated break away.
Ideal retreat for an autumn break, woodburner, underfloor heating, beautiful walks right from the doorstep …see more
Lomond View Holiday Cottage is a fully modernised semi-detached cottage situated in an idyllic and peaceful location in the heart of The Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park on the outskirts of Aberfoyle. …see more
If it's a little chilly and you fancy a night in, you can light the Eco friendly wood burning stove in the lounge, chill on the leather bean bag and surf the Internet on free-to-access WiFi broadband or watch satellite TV and DVDs. …see more
This cottage is perfect for a couple or a small family of three plus your pet if you have one. The wood burning stove is perfect for a chilly night in, the super fast WiFi broadband and a DVD or cable TV, books, games and CD's available in the cottage. …see more
Surrounded by beautiful gardens, woodlands and lakes this charming "Hansel and Gretel" style detached cottage makes a tranquil family getaway. With beamed ceilings, log fire, and comfortable sofas it's the perfect place to relax after exploring the Llyn Peninsula. …see more
Cosy, well-equipped 2 bed Northumberland cottage with separate secure bike storage/drying area. Close to Elsdon and Northumberland National Park. Well behaved dogs welcome. We welcome families and are happy to provide travel cot/baby bath/high chair etc Please note that the property's second bedroom is small with a bunk bed - best suited to children or 1 adult …see more
Biggin Grange, once a medieval sheep farm belonging to the Garendon Abbey in Leicestershire. Now a private home with over 100 acres with cattle and sheep grazing in the fields overlooking stunning countryside.
Cheese Press Cottage is one of 3 idyllic private cottages.
Stone studio cottage for couples (pets/dogs welcome) near the seaside resort of Bamburgh on the Northumberland Coast, famous for its castle, sand dunes and beaches. Wood stove, views, parking, garden, wi-fi and wet room. Available for romantic short breaks & holidays. …see more
Demeter Cottage is a traditional well- maintained, 2 bedroom fisherman's cottage, quietly situated off cobbled Church Street in old Whitby. Guests have free use of our Beach hut in summer. With central heating and cosy Living flame fire it is perfect for Winter breaks. Free, unlimited, sole use of our seafront Beach hut throughout your stay. Available from May to September. …see more
A great base where children and pets are welcome. Perfect for a long weekend getaway, or a holiday visiting the local attractions including Pendine Beach (just 5km away), Horse Riding or taking in some local history at Laugharne Castle & Dylan Thomas's Boathouse. …see more
Tranquil surroundings , Forest walks with an abundance of wildlife , private fishing on our half mile beat on the Penkiln were you can fish for salmon or why not try a day on our fly lake. There are lots of interesting places to visit , like the Otter pool . Wigtown bird reserve, RSPB Wood of Cree. With lots of beautiful beaches nearby , and many historical places …see more
Beautiful view on the sea, the hills, cool in spring/summer, big lush garden, friendly staff/owner, relaxed setting, seafront (1 minute walk), gorgeous area, well connected, secluded, near Taormina, foodies paradise area, beautiful beach, sand, rocks, pebbles. …see more
Built in 15th Century with a long and interesting history.
Very comfortable with two feet thick stone walls, centrally heated and spacious conservatory.
Guests are met on arrival and met on departure.
Min stay is 1 week Sat to Sat. Max of 1 month stay Sat to Sat. …see more
Perfect sea side getaway with paddle and boogie boards available for guests
Visit Port Arthur or the local historic ruins.
Fish in the pristine waters or walk your dog across the sand flats at low tide.
Bushwalk the many scenic trails.
Enjoy a book by the open fires. …see more
Cosy 18th century cottage in quaint Devon village very close to the beach, pubs and village shops, Sleeps 4 with super kingsize bed and bunkbeds. Shaldon is one of the prettiest villages in Devon, with bowling green and great places to eat, relax and have fun! Shaldon is a delightful old village with narrow streets and plenty of character. …see more
The cottage provides a quiet hide-away in the heart of the Peak District between Bakewell and Buxton.
Whether you enjoy walking or cycling in the countryside, the opera at Buxton or seeking out quiet village pubs our cottage provides great relaxing base.
Lucy's, a detached cottage in a sunny, south-facing position within yards of the harbour and village centre, is an idyllic retreat for two. Bright and airy, the well equipped cottage also has the benefit of a sun-trap patio with sea and village views …see more
tigh na coilltean, a former forestry workers cottage, is in a peaceful setting at the edge of the Inchnacardoch forest, just three quarters of a mile away from the heart of Fort Augustus, where there are shops, pubs and restaurants and other amenities. The Caledonian Canal runs through the village, where boats can be seen navigating a staircase of 5 locks …see more
East Cottage, 4 Star Quality
New kitchen, cosy sitting room with open fire;
Down stairs bath room, with shower over the bath;
Upstairs double & twin bed room;
Panoramic views & spectacular skies, day & night £20 /dog
Cosy Fire, Central heating, linen, towels & Wi-Fi included.
Supper can be delivered too! …see more
* Newly refurbished in 2013
* Cosy,romantic rural cottage
* Set in beautiful scenery
* Close to stunning beaches
* Flexible length of stay and changeover days
* One well behaved dog welcome
* Use of owners sports car by arrangement
* Close to village pubs.(1 mile)
This charming 3 bedroom cottage is in a fantastic position on the banks of the River Bure in the centre of the pretty Broadland village of Horning. The property has a wonderful riverside garden ideal for fishing and a private mooring. Sleeps 6 + 1 child. Boat available. For an extra charge of £50 per week, guests have use of Dodgem, an electric dayboat, throughout their stay. …see more
Cute seaside cottage for 5 people with private, sunny garden. Only 2km from a clean, sandy beach. Surrounded by fields but only 10 minutes walk from the village where there is a supermarket and restaurants. Baby equipment supplied. Children's play-area. Internet. …see more
The house is situated in a small wooded village just 4 km from Tolmin. It has been tastefully restored and retains its original charm. The house is right on the edge of the Triglav National Park and the Julian Alps.
There are countless walks, paths and waterfalls without having to get in the car. …see more
4-poster bed, free wifi, wood-burning stove (free logs), free-to-air TV . in an elevated position with views of the mountains. stunning scenery. lakes woods. country walks area steeped in history shops galleries pubs. peace. quietness. a get away from it all hideaway we are situated close to the coast in an area of outstanding beauty.ideal for sightseeing.painting walking …see more
A friendly, family run holiday home at Freshwater Bay. Comfortable and affordable - from less than £10 per person per night. Close to a beautiful sandy beach in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. A great venue for families, couples and outdoor enthusiasts. Two bedroom, sleeps up to 4 or 6 (with sofa bed). WiFi, electricity and bed linen included in the prices. …see more
Modern, cosy and comfortable accommodation. Village setting with own garden area. Wonderful local walks. Direct access onto Dartmoor. Short distance to sea, sailing and National Trust properties . Good pub nearby. Great place to relax and explore West Devon …see more
Set in the picturesque and friendly village of Ettrickbridge in the beautiful Scottish Borders - this warm & cosy cottage offers great opportunities for walking, wildlife, golf, fishing, visiting historic buildings and the beautiful city of Edinburgh - or just relaxing! This beautifully presented and well equipped 2 bedroomed cottage is ideal for a couple or a small family …see more
Cherub Cottage is a pretty Georgian style cottage, which stands amongst other period properties elevated from the road in the heart of the pretty little mid Suffolk village of Coddenham.
Coddenham has in recent years won Village of the year & this year 2011 came second Cherub cottage, has recently undergone major renovation and modernisation.Without spoiling its character.
ellies is a cosy cottage situated mid way on the rugged beara peninsula. steeped in historical sites and excellant walks with stunning scenery all around. cottage has small patio both front and rear for sitting out. canopy bed. open fire and woodburning stove..peaceful oil central heating and electric by meter reading. ardgroom village [12klms] has large shop+ internet access …see more
In the heart of Captain Cook's fishing village & the setting for childrens TV series Old Jacks Boat. Stunning fireplace, beamed ceilings, well equiped kitchen, beach, harbour (with good fishing), 2 pubs, restaraunt, shop and cafe within 200m. Gold nearby. Artists dream. …see more
There is a fully equipped kitchen with window seat & tiled floor, cosy beamed sitting room with inglenook fire place , window seat & dining area. Steep winding stairs to double bedroom leading into twin bedroom. Sloping ceilings, some low doorways, downstairs bathroom. 'green people travelling by train or bus can be picked up on arrival at Wool station 3 miles from Winfrith …see more