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 spacious house located in a beautiful place in south of Sweden.
Upper floor: 2 bedrooms, one with 2 single beds and the other with a double bed and
Ground floor: 3 bedrooms: double bed/double bed/bunk bed and cot. Large living …see more
1 of 8 holiday cottages set in an elevated position with a selection of beaches close-by these delightful cottages have been lovingly fitted and furnished to provide numerous creature comforts and a fantastic selection of facilities and are an ideal base from which to explore the whole of cornwall. The sandy bays of portreath and porthtowan are approximately 2 miles away with village shops the local pub is approximately 1 mile. This part of cornwall offers excellent surfing and attractions to suit all ages including the cornish cider farm newquay zoo and aquarium flambards theme park and a short drive to the lizard and lands end peninsulas. The cathedral city of truro is just 8 miles away and offers excellent shopping and nightlife. The seaside towns of falmouth and st ives homes to the national maritime museum and the tate gallery respectively are no more than 25 minute drive away. Leisure facilities: cycle hire available on site. By prior arrangement with the owners discounts are available to guests for activities including surfing golfing coasteering paddle boarding foraging and more. Play facilities: play area including climbing frame. Amenities: bed linen towels electric central heating and wi-fi included. 1 well-behaved dog welcome (please keep on a lead when on site). Regret no smoking. Additional info: in-house chef service and beauticians also available by arrangement with the owner. Location: beach 2 miles pub 1 mile shop on site selling local produce and daily essentials and further shops within 2 miles. Additional info: a security deposit of 100 applies and is payable direct to the owner two weeks prior to your holiday. The accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 double with countryside views and 1 twin with 2 3 zip-and-link beds (that can be presented as a extra double upon request). Bathroom: with separate shower and wc. Lounge/diner: light and airy open-plan living space with 40 wall-mounted tv/dvd countryside views and door to patio area outside. Kitchen: with gas hob and electric oven fridge/freezer microwave dishwasher and washing machine. Outside: patio area with views across rolling fields garden furniture and bbq. Amenities: private off-road parking for 1 car. …see more
cosy detached property on edge of village with shop and pub a short stroll regret no infants or children this detached conversion nestles in the grounds of the owner s thatched property and is a short stroll to the centre of sidbury with its shop and pub. In one of devon s most popular areas you will be ideally placed for exploring the jurassic coast with the popular resort towns of sidmouth seaton and lyme regis being a short drive each with a sandy beach shops galleries and restaurants. Venture further afield to enjoy some of the many attractions close by including the donkey sanctuary crealy devon the historic cathedral city of exeter beer caves pecorama gardens and numerous historic houses. Relax in your own enclosed tiered mature garden or stroll to the village centre for a drink in the evening. The accommodation offers one double bedroom situated upstairs. Shower room: situated downstairs. Separate wc. Lounge/kitchen/diner: well-furnished and equipped with tv dvd cooker fridge freezer dishwasher washer/dryer and microwave. Outside: enclosed garden with seating and bbq. Amenities: parking for 1 car. Bed linen towels bath robes electric electric heating and wi-fi included. Regret no pets. Additional info: regret no short breaks. Not suitable for infants or children. Location: beach 3 miles pub shop and bus stop all short stroll. …see more
1 of 7 cottages set within 220 acres children s play barn pets corner tennis court coarse fishing and pony rides pets welcome between september through until end may a warm and friendly welcome awaits you at this 16th century manor farm peacefully located down its own private drive. There is something on offer for everyone with plenty of space for recreation with large safe enclosed gardens beautiful lawns and colourful shrubs patios with garden furniture swings and sandpits. Perfectly positioned within a beautiful part of cornwall you will be close to the spectacular north cornish coast and moors that provide an abundance of all year round activities from surfing cycling walking and golf to name but a few. Children and adults will be kept amused for hours by the superb facilities on site including feeding the friendly pigs and calves collecting the eggs and bottle feeding the tame lambs (easter-june) pony rides take a lovely walk on the farm trail to the well-stocked coarse fishing lake full size tennis court and large indoor play/games area catering for all ages with football basketball net badminton table tennis go-carts and toddler-friendly toys all at no extra cost. If you can tear yourselves away from for a while you will find plenty to see and do with many well-known attractions including the eden project newquay zoo padstow polzeath launceston steam railway the milky way and more. Bude just 20 minutes away includes sandy beaches perfect for surfing shops pubs restaurants splashpool and canal. Many wonderful golf courses within easy reach. Other facilities offered by advance arrangement and extra charge are home cooked meals provided by a local chef direct to your cottage. Home and local produce. Asda online shopping will deliver to your cottage door. Beauty treatments: reflexology and massage. Whatever the time of year you choose you will be sure of a memorable holiday. The manor farm has seven comfortable cottages and all have been thoughtfully furnished and equipped to a good standard yet retaining much original charm and character with exposed beams and cornish stonework. Amenities: all properties have ample parking. Bed linen and electric included heating and logs extra. Towels for hire. Internet access. Additional info: use of tumble dryer. Babysitting and gas bbq available. Stairgate provided. Location: pub and shop 3 miles beach 5 miles. Once the home of the working shire horses the cottage offers three bedrooms: 1 double 1 king-size and 1 twin. Bathroom: with bath shower with luxurious marble-style panelling and wc. Separate wc downstairs. Lounge: delightful room with flatscreen freeview tv dvd video and woodburner set in an impressive granite pillar fireplace. Kitchen/diner: oak-fitted tiled kitchen with ceramic hob cooker fridge/freezer dishwasher washing machine and microwave. Outside: patio door leading to enclosed patio with seating and gas bbq available. The property also benefits from large crafted barn-style doors which offer ease of access. 1 pet welcome (from september to end of may). …see more
Eyjar offers high standard accommodation in East Iceland, located in Breiðdalur valley 80 km south of Egilsstaðir.
Eyjar was constructed in 2003 and occupies the site of the old farm steading. The main lodge is timber built and single storey. Inside there …see more
1 of 10 properties in delightful courtyard settings the cottages lie in the leafy hamlet of abbots lench one of the five picturesque lench villages well known for their natural beauty and black and white tudor cottages. Nestling in tranquil glorious worcestershire countryside in a tucked away location and next to a working dairy farm each property retains much of its original charm and character with beams and flagstone floors. These properties are perfectly placed for enjoying the many attractions the area has to offer. Ideally situated for exploring the beautiful villages and historic towns of the cotswolds shakespeare s stratford-upon-avon worcester warwick and more. Within easy reach of numerous national trust properties including croome landscape park and english heritage properties. The area offers a vast range of activities for all ages with numerous footpaths accessible direct from the cottages tennis courts in church lench (0.75 mile away) fishing in nearby trout lakes and rivers avon and severn. The countryside is pure magic and the lanes and bridleways are quiet and ideal for walking and bike riding. Other attractions in the area include first class golf courses horse riding wildlife fishing tennis and rowing. Warwick castle blenheim palace cadbury world the wye valley forest of dean oxford bath and cheltenham are all just a leisurely drive away. In the evenings visit one of many local pubs the closest being less than 1 mile away. Outside: bbq cycle shed and fenced feature pond. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen towels electric and night storage heating included. 2 dogs welcome. Communal laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Location: pub and shop 2 miles. The accommodation offers one double four-poster bedroom with en-suite bathroom with bath with shower attachment and wc. Separate wc on ground floor. Lounge: with tv dvd and electric fire. Kitchen/diner: farmhouse style with electric cooker fridge/freezer dishwasher and microwave. Outside: small patio. Amenities: wi-fi available. …see more
We offer 5 newly built 39m2 cottages with panels and hardwood floors, each house has its own balcony and porch with a beautiful view.
Room for up to 7 persons. The living room has a television and a radio with a CD player. The sofa in the living room i …see more
We have two houses that are 50 m2, with a 22 m2 sleeping loft each .
Two bedrooms are on the main floor, one with two beds (80cm wide) and the other with a double bed (120 cm wide) mattresses are provided in the sleeping loft. Six duvets and pillows are pro …see more
1 of 2 properties lovely detached barn conversion and wing ideal for couples and small families this delightful detached barn conversion and cosy wing have been refurbished to a high standard providing a great base from which you can tour the whole of cornwall. Many excellent beaches on the north coast are within easy reach including the popular bays of portreath porthtowan and perranporth not forgetting the 3 miles of golden sands at hayle 5 miles away with shops pubs and restaurants. A 15 minute drive takes you into the vibrant fishing town of falmouth with its maritime museum restaurants galleries and shops. Other attractions in the area include the blue reef aquarium and zoo at newquay the minack open-air theatre and many national trust properties and gardens are well worth a visit. From the property follow the farm lane down to the red river with its excellent views and footpath to gwithian sands. Amenities: both properties have ample off-road parking. Bed linen towels electric and central heating included. 1 medium dog by arrangement. Regret no smoking. Location: nearest beach 5 miles shop pubs and restaurants 1.5 miles at camborne. The accommodation offers one bedroom: 1 double with en-suite bathroom with separate shower wc and slate flooring. Lounge/diner: dining for 4 people double sofa bed (only suitable for children up to 8 years old) tv with dvd and french windows. Kitchen: well-equipped with electric cooker microwave fridge with freezer compartment and washing machine. Outside: private garden accessed from the kitchen with seating and overlooking a small paddock with geese and ducks. …see more
brilliantly positioned in Bude - 200 yard walk across grass and dunes from magnificent Summerleaze beach and boat trips, and 100 yards from shops - a ground-floor apartment in a large Victorian terraced house beside a cul-de-sac (private parking) …see more
An 18th century semi-detached character cottage in the small and traditional ancient village of St Teath, 4 miles from Port Isaac and 8 miles from Boscastle, North Cornwall. Trebarwith Strand excellent sandy beach is 4 miles with Polzeath beach 8 miles. …see more
20 yards from Bigbury-on-Sea's big and splendid sandy beach, and looking at Burgh Island over the low-tide sandy causeway, is this truly excellent and very greatly appreciated development of 29 high quality apartments of which we let 13, and, within the building, a very good private Leisure Club …see more
62 Lower Maen Cottage is located on the Maenporth Estate, with lovely sea views, set in mature woodlands forming a natural backdrop against the sandy beach, with excellent leisure facilities for use by those staying at Maenporth Estate only. The Cove Bistro is at the bottom of the hill, with a beach cafe close by from where some water sports can be enjoyed …see more
Pretty cottage, perfectly situated in the heart of the popular seaside town of Seaton on the Jurassic Coast. Most conveniently tucked away in a courtyard in a quiet pedestianised area of this town. The beach with Esplanade and bay are several minutes walk away. …see more
A luxuriously appointed, modern, single-storey barn conversion, in a peaceful location yet only a 15 minute walk from Seahouses beach. Sleeps 2 in two bedrooms (1 en-suite). Open-plan living space. Pet-free. Wi-Fi. …see more
delightful character cottage in easily accessible village location sleeps 4 saturday changeover for 2014 - friday changeover for 2015 this pretty cottage has been lovingly decorated and furnished by its owners and includes a fabulous summer room. Located close to a selection of beaches and the dorset border it provides a great base for some great days out including fossil hunting along the famous jurassic coast. An ideal base for touring the south devon and dorset coastline which is a short drive away and includes the popular beaches at charmouth bridport lyme regis sidmouth beer and branscombe. The unspoilt axe estuary is also nearby with its bird and nature reserve and provides some lovely walking opportunities. The market town of axminster is 1 mile away with shops inns restaurants a sports centre weekly market and the famous river cottage café and shop run by hugh fearnley whittingstall. Other attractions in the area include abbotsbury crealy bicton park burrows farm gardens and a selection of national trust properties including killerton and knightshayes court. The accommodation offers two bedrooms: 1 king-size and 1 twin. Shower room: with electric shower and wc. Additional bathroom: with shower over bath and wc on the ground floor. Lounge: with woodburner and flatscreen tv/dvd. Dining room. Summer room: light and airy room providing excellent additional space with woodburner effect gas fire dining table and chairs garden views and fully folding glass doors providing access to garden. Kitchen: with electric oven and hob fridge microwave and dishwasher. Utility room: useful area with freezer and washing machine. Outside: enclosed lawn garden to the front of the property and pretty enclosed garden to the rear with lawn patio area garden furniture bbq and small feature pond (please note that this is not fenced and children need to be supervised). Amenities: private off-road parking for 2 cars. Bed linen towels electric central heating and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking inside the property. 1 well-behaved dog welcome. Additional info: please note that the first floor is approached by steep cottage style stairs with a split level at the top. Location: beach 7 miles village pub and shop within walking distance. …see more
The accommodation offers 90 square meters on two floors and can comfortably house up to 8 people. There are 3 separate bedrooms on the upper floor along with a sleeping sofa for 2 people, located in the informal TV/DVD corner. The cottage also offers fully equipped …see more
charming 300 year old cottage within close proximity of the north cornwall coast regret no children under 5 years old this traditional character cottage is situated in the heart of an award winning cornish village. The property is furnished and equipped to a very nice standard and retains much of its original charm and features dating back centuries. Some of the most popular surfing beaches in cornwall are close by and sheltered coves are a short drive. The area is famed for its natural beauty and stunning coastline with dramatic walks along the south west coast path. There are plenty of attractions to suit all tastes including bude with its canal and splashpool launceston steam railway tintagel steeped in arthurian legends the big sheep and the milky way. Some lovely walks direct from the cottage take you through fields and woodland with commanding views over the iron age fort remains open countryside and the sea beyond. The accommodation which has been tastefully modernised offers three bedrooms: 1 double with flatscreen tv with integral dvd and 1 single both on the ground floor. 1 further double on the first floor with dressing room next door accessed via steep cottage style stairs. Bathroom: on the ground floor with shower over bath and wc. Lounge/diner: with multi-fuel burner (first basket of logs included) large flatscreen tv dvd and radio/cd player. Kitchen: galley style with electric cooker and hob fridge freezer slimline dishwasher and microwave. Utility area: with w/c washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: enclosed garden with patio area and seating and children s climbing frame. Useful small storage area that can be used to house beach equipment. Amenities: roadside parking outside the property. Bed linen electric heating (night storage and panel heaters) and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking inside the property. 2 well-behaved dogs welcome. Additional info: please be advised that there are low beams at the bottom of the stairs to first floor and also in the first floor double bedroom. Regret no children under 5 years old. Location: beach 4 miles shop pub and post office walking distance. …see more
1 of 16 charming properties recently developed to a high standard a stroll from the popular world heritage jurassic coastline regret no children under 18 yrs or babies short breaks only available during off peak weeks - please call for details this gated holiday complex offers a selection of well thought out purpose built spacious accommodation within these converted former farm buildings located a short stroll from the village amenities. Situated within the traditional dorset seaside village of charmouth that offers an array of shops and pubs a short walk from your door ideal for picking up the morning paper and more. Perfectly placed on the jurassic coast that has joined the ranks of the great barrier reef and the grand canyon as one of the wonders of the natural world and designated as england s first natural world heritage site. Spanning 95 miles of the dorset and east devon coastline and taking in some of the very finest walks and views available. Lyme regis is a short drive away which offers an unspoilt seafront with sheltered south-facing beaches and provides a perfect environment in which children can play and adults can relax in the traditional deckchairs that still line the promenade in summer. There are many attractions in the area including the charming resorts of beer branscombe and numerous national trust properties and gardens to name but a few. Leisure facilities: guests are invited to enjoy the leisure facilities of the neighbouring holiday park which includes a covered outdoor heated swimming pool and the char valley cafe serving speciality teas and coffees throughout the day. Also available for adults use at a reduced charge is the well-equipped char valley health club with gymnasium indoor pool sauna and steam room. Covered outdoor heated swimming pool open for the following dates in 2015: 28th march 10th april 2nd may 4th may 23rd may 4th september and 24th october to 30th october. Outside: properties benefit from a private patio area with garden furniture. Amenities: ample parking available on site. Bed linen towels electric and central heating included. Wi-fi available on site for an additional charge in the char valley cafe. Regret no pets or smoking. Location: beach shops and pubs all within walking distance. Arrival: 4pm - 8pm. This charming property offers one super king-size bedroom (made up to a twin upon request). Bathroom: with shower over the bath and wc on the first floor with a further wc on the ground floor. Lounge/kitchen/diner: with wall mounted flatscreen tv with dvd and freeview. Kitchen area with integrated oven and gas hob microwave fridge/freezer dishwasher and washer/dryer. Additional info: 50 security deposit payable to owner on arrival which will be returned the following week. Regret no children under 18 years and no babies. Short breaks only available during off peak weeks. …see more
1 of 5 properties set within 20 acres with much to offer on site including animals to interact with children s play facilities and craft studio complimentary craft session in new craft studio for all bookings from end of october up to beginning of may these lovingly converted stone barns retain much of the buildings original character including exposed beams in many rooms. The properties are set in the beautiful north devon countryside and are approached via a private drive with the beach shops and pubs within 5 miles. Many attractions can be found nearby including the popular beaches of woolacombe and saunton. Walkers will enjoy exploring exmoor with its wide variety of wildlife and spectacular moorland views. North devon s picturesque villages and bustling markets are within easy reach and ilfracombe s harbour shops bars and restaurants are a short drive away. Alternatively guests can relax on the farm and enjoy roaming the 20 acres or interact with the animals on site. Leisure facilities: guests are welcome to visit the on-site library that is stocked with books children s videos and toys or visit the children s outside play area. Craft sessions are available at an additional charge for ages 13 upwards including stained glass glass painting bottle craft and much more. For younger children of all ages craft sessions can be tailored to your needs (one free craft session for all bookings between end october and beginning may). Farm activities: meet and interact with a variety of animals many of which are rescue animals including horses donkeys alpacas pigs llama rabbits guinea pigs chickens and ducks. Toddler friendly area with pond dipping animal handling and a chance to enjoy nature in a farm environment. Games room: indoor play barn with pool table table tennis and other games outside: use of a shared riverside picnic area and access to farm walks. Additional info: disposable bbqs can be purchased on site. Location: beach 5 miles shops and pubs 4 miles. Part of the original medieval farmhouse with a wealth of character offering two bedrooms: accessed via cottage-style stairs 1 with 3 single beds and up a couple of steps is 1 double bedroom. Shower room: with double shower cubicle and wc. Lounge: with flatscreen tv freeview dvd video woodburner and exposed beams. Kitchen/diner: with electric cooker microwave fridge/freezer and washer/dryer. Outside: enclosed small private garden with garden furniture. Amenities: bed linen central heating electric and first basket of logs included (towels are not supplied). Wi-fi included in all properties and in the on-site shared library. 2 well-behaved pets welcome more by arrangement (dogs not to be left unattended in cottages). …see more
One of two traditional stone cottages set in the remote, tranquil and secret Rhandirmwyn Valley in Mid Wales. The perfect place to stay to be able to relax and appreciate the wealth of wildlife in the area, the spectacular scenery and the walks from the door. Llandovery 5 miles. …see more
- 15 minute drive of the beaches of the Camel Estuary
- Detached, double glazed stone and slate barn converted from a 400 year old corn mill
- Inverted barn conversion in a large country garden
- Set below Pollingarrow Farm near the villa... …see more
- Uninterrupted water views overlooking Restronguet Creek
- Direct access to the water from the private garden
- Spacious double glazed top floor apartment
- Set in the peaceful hamlet of Penpol
- Parking available for 2 cars
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Pretty terraced cottage within 50 yards of the West Looe Quay. The accommodation has a very welcoming feel with lovely touches throughout. The perfect spot for a couple or young family to enjoy the delights Looe has to offer. Free parking a 7 minute walk April to Sept. …see more
Detached house (centre in photo), recently completed, in fine location facing west with outlook over Ballinskelligs Bay to Hog's Head. It is right beside and has direct access to the beach below. Situated on small country road and is only ½ mile from Waterville. …see more
Newgate Cottage, a luxury detached victorian stone cottage in tiny Lanjeth village 2 miles from St Austell, South Cornwall. Good beach at Pentewan 5 miles and Carlyon Bay beach 9 miles. Mevagissey 5 miles. Eden Project 4 miles. …see more
The 17th century charm of Cloverdale Cottage blends perfectly with the lush, green and laid back surroundings of the lovely Lyth Valley - just east of Lake Windermere and a short drive from Bowness village. Imagine a step back in time amidst the inimitable character old oak beams and traditional slate-flagged floors. Relish returning to the warmth of a roaring open fire after a bracing winter walk in the surrounding countryside. Wake up to the most beautiful views from your bedroom windows and easily plan a day of activities in nearby Bowness and Lake Windermere. Or, stay put in the valley and amble around the picturesque surroundings, dropping into the award-winning Punchbowl Inn for a pint or coming back to enjoy the sunset from the patio. Heavenly!
Accommodation in detail:
Private parking for 2 cars. Traditional entrance porch to the welcoming open plan lounge/dining room with picture windows, traditional beams, 2 large sofas and TV/DVD around attractive open fireplace. Characterful dining area open to the kitchen with electric oven, halogen hob and dishwasher. Upstairs to the king size master bedroom with en-suite, and the lovely twin. Second bathroom with shower over bath. Outside, the pretty garden, patio and sun terrace are an absolute treat in these blissful surroundings.
This romantic Lake District cottage in the Lyth Valley is ideally placed for a peaceful retreat. But the location is far from inconvenient; nestled in the village of Crosthwaite you are only a few hundred yards from one of the finest Lake District pub restaurants, The Punch Bowl Inn & Restaurant. You'll soon see why Crosthwaite's village church is a sought-after location for weddings in the Lake District. A few miles along country roads, and you'll reach Bowness and Lake Windermere, and the main A591 route leading you on to other popular areas such as Ambleside, Grasmere and beyond. From Bowness you can also take a car-ferry crossing to reach Hawkshead.
A Lyth Valley holiday cottage places you at the heart of one of the Lake District's most scenic areas of countryside. Famed for its lush rolling landscapes, excellent Lake District walking and a scattering of acclaimed country pubs, the Lyth Valley is also renowned for its damson harvest - visit in spring and you'll fall in love with the blossom.
The Old Wash House is a luxurious stone barn full of character with oak beams and a wood burning stove recently renovated to a very high specification in a picturesque and peaceful court yard setting with Trout Fishing on the River Usk only 100 yards away. With bedrooms and bathrooms on the ground floor - so also great for visitors with mobility problems. The nearest village is Trecastle with The Castle Coaching Inn serving food this is only a - 10 minute walk down the lane. Sennybridge is 3 miles, Brecon and Llandovery 10 miles.
- Pretty detached cottage
- Sits on the edge of Pont creek with gardens extending to the banks
- Parking available for 2 cars
- Open plan ground floor with beamed ceiling
- Fully fitted kitchen is equipped with a breakfa... …see more