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.
This contemporary split level townhouse is located at the popular Solent Landing in Bembridge. With stunning views across the Solent from the living room, master bedroom and family room, this is a fantastic year round retreat. Within walking distance of the beach & harbour, pubs/cafes and Bembridge village centre, this delightful holiday home would suit both couples and families alike …see more
This immaculately presented town house is on the edge of Bembridge Harbour, close to the Sailing Club and a 10 minute walk from the village amenities. The property also features a downstairs games room to keep the family entertained. …see more
Come and enjoy a comfortable holiday at Pridhams, Cornworthy, this is a beautifully converted spacious detached 17th century barn conversion situated on a former smallholding in the centre of the village of Cornworthy. …see more
Lambs Gate is a wonderful refurbished cottage, decorated to an exceptionally high standard with the most spectacular views of Dartmoor. A downstairs bedroom and shower room makes this cottage suitable for the less abled, beach 2 miles. …see more
This 17th century Westmorland 'longhouse' is what we'd describe as a dream Lake District holiday home. Elegantly refurbished to 5 star luxury, unforgettable for its 'olde worlde' charms and part of a picture-postcard rural scene - overlooking the lush Lyth Valley, a mile from the acclaimed Mason's Arms at Strawberry Bank only a few miles from the shores of Lake Windermere. Rich in character with old oak beams and deep silled windows, woodburning stove and pretty latch doors, the spacious accommodation provides ample breathing space for a family or even 3 couples. You'll find 3 stunning king-size bedroom suites, elegant dining space and plenty of corners for retreating with a good book - including garden, patio and pretty sun terrace.
Accommodation in detail
From the front entrance; entrance hall with cloakroom/4th WC and a landing with access to the rear patio. Dual aspect living room with flagged floors, woodburning stove and luxury leather furnishings. 2nd living / dining room, open plan to the kitchen, and with patio doors to a scenic patio. Upstairs to a scenic gallery landing / reading area and 3 king-size bedrooms with stunning bathrooms and superb views, particularly from the interesting hayloft bedroom. Outside you'll find pretty gardens, furnished patio and furnished sun terrace.
This luxury Lake District holiday cottage takes an enviable rural location; overlooking the serene Lyth Valley but still only a few miles from shops, restaurants, pubs and Lake District family attractions in Bowness.
To the east of Lake Windermere the Lyth Valley's peaceful landscapes provide a quieter alternative to the hustle bustle of popular Lake District holiday destinations such as Bowness and Ambleside. The valley is renowned for its wonderful walking, down quiet leafy lanes or up onto the fells to overlook Lake Windermere. The famous Gummers How walk begins only a short drive from your door and promises one of the finest lake views in the Lake District from its manageable summit. It's also perfectly followed by a meal at the Mason's Arms at Strawberry Bank - one of several acclaimed Lake District country pubs nestled in the valley.
For family entertainment, sophisticated shopping and lively nightlife you're only a few miles from Bowness village. You'll also find family entertainments such as the World of Beatrix Potter, mini golf by the lake, hire boats and row boats in the bay, and the opportunity to take a cruise on one of the Windermere Lake steamers. Windermere Golf Club is within easy reach on the outskirts of Bowness.
From your holiday cottage in the Lyth Valley, you'll easily explore the rest of the Lake District by joining up to the famously scenic A591 at Windermere village - just a couple of miles north of Bowness.
A wonderful six bedroom property with stunning views over Aberdaron bay. Sleeping up to 14 people Afallon is a perfect family holiday destination, walking distance to the beach and pub, large garden and games room available. …see more
Beautiful 2 bed cottage less than a 1 minute walk from the harbour. Fully renovated. Quietly located yet within a few minutes of all the amenities on offer. Boat taxi (tide permitting) from West to East Looe to the beach or a 10 minute walk from the cottage. …see more
Westbourne Cottage is a cosy chalet cottage, close to the beach at Seagrove Bay and 15 minutes walk from the popula village of Seaview on the East of the Isle of Wight. Comfortably furnished it offers a pretty Island hideaway in a peaceful setting throughout the year.
In a delightful rural setting, close to Freshwater Bay and the stunning coastline that runs along the South West of the Island, this old dairy has been converted to a high standard to provide excellent self catering accommodation. Pet by request. …see more
Nestled in the pretty hamlet of St Hilary Churchtown, 'Pippin Cottage' is close to numerous sandy beaches and the countryside
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Unrestricted parking to the front of the cottage This pretty double fronted cottage offers warmth and charm enjoying lovely uninterrupted views. …see more
Llwynau is a large farmhouse standing in over 200 acres of the National Park, about half a mile from Capel Garmon. Ideal for families and walkers, the property is close to Betws y Coed, the Snowdonia mountains and easy drive to the coast. …see more
WESTWARD HO! SURF COTTAGE | This stylish 3-storey end-of-terrace apartment, sleeping 6 people comfortably, is conveniently positioned in the heart of the seaside village of Westward Ho! and only yards from the renowned blue-flag beach. WESTWARD HO! SURF COTTAGE | Super-fast WiFi Internet access included …see more
Fantastic Grade 2 listed cottage sleeping 6 nestled in the quaint hamlet of Hessenford, approximately 10 mins drive from Looe. Sleeps 6, spacious accommodation with large enclosed rear garden, parking and wi-fi. Yards from a locally renowned pub. …see more
Set in a quiet cul-de-sac within the walls of the medieval castle town of Conwy. Visit the castle or stroll around the town with it's delightful quayside,where you may buy your fresh fish or book a boat excursion. Llandudno and Snowdonia are a short drive …see more
This charming thatched cottage sleeps three people. The picturesque stone-built property is situated in the peaceful village of Caldecott in middle England, just fifteen minutes away from Rutland Water. …see more
This lovely two-storey mews house is located in the City centre next to The Holborne Museum. A rariety for central Bath as the house comes with its own private parking for 2 cars. Very well presented throughout and just a hop, step and a jump from all City amenities. …see more
Park Cottage is located in the pretty village of St Helens near Bembridge Harbour, the property itself is surrounded by fields and is ideal for family holidays in a rural area with access to the harbour and beaches of the area. …see more
The first in a row of five lovely stone built cottages, only a short walk from the traditional fishing village of Crail. They have wonderful south facing views towards the Firth of Forth and May Isle. …see more
STANLEY GHYLL COTTAGE, Bridge End Farm
Another favourite; a detached stone cottage enjoying superb fell and valley views. It is romantic, cosy and bursts with charm and character.
Idyllic village location with two welcoming Inns serving good food and real ales. …see more
Close to the beach and water's edge in Gurnard, 5 minutes drive from Cowes, Sea Breeze is a delightful open plan, architect designed timber beach house which offers a large decked terrace for alfresco dining and which is presented to a high standard throughout. Visit England 4 Star Rated …see more
Fantastically located property for discovering the Norfolk Broads. Situated at Sutton Staithe nr Stalham. The boatyard provides boat or canoe hire. This property is ideal for anyone wanting to explore the Broads from a central location, sandy beaches are only 3 miles away, Stalham 1 mile, Wroxham & Horning 5 miles and Norwich just a short drive.
1 At the Beach is a spacious, stylish ground floor apartment with private terrace and superb views across Start Bay. 'At the Beach' is a striking development of luxury properties on the very edge of the sea at Slapton Sands. …see more
Once a Coastguard cottage, now beautifully refurbished to a high standard throughout, Rosemary Cottage enjoys views both out to sea and up river, and has a garden and nearby parking - the three most sought after features.
Large open plan living in this gorgeous cottage on the River Yare @ Brundall. Large garden decked area for sitting and watching the world float by. Close to local rail station and local pub perfect if you dont want to drive anywhere. …see more
Key How Cottage offers comfortable accommodation for up to 5 people and one well behaved dog. It's the perfect base for families, located in the beautiful village of Eskdale, it has plenty of walks right from the front door, plus it's handy for the pub and local shop. …see more
Double fronted terraced Cornish cottage situated in the pretty village of Relubbus, offers character and charm having maintained much of its Cornish cottage feel in the exposed beamed ceilings, wooden floors and exposed granite walls. Close to beautiful sandy beaches …see more
Indulge yourselves in this perfect little North Devon bolthole, a romantic love nest for 2 on the North Devon coast. With spa facilities, hot tub, massage and hot stone treatments all available to de-stress those in need of some TLC. …see more
1 Harlyn Bay Cottages is superbly located just 100 yards from the local beach, close to The Harlyn Inn Bar and Restaurant and just five minutes drive from the picturesque fishing port of Padstow made famous by Rick Stein's many restaurants. …see more
Pretty traditonal 2 bedroom spacious Cottage with Country Views, plunge pool, broadband Internet. With all the comforts of modern living. Quinta da Ribeira is the winter home for the owners, thus having everything you need and more for a self catering holiday. …see more