Stay near a loch or lake on your next holiday and discover the true meaning of getting away from it all. Whatever the weather, staying in one of these cottages, farmhouses or other rural retreats will lift your spirits and help you completely unwind and relax.
Visit Scotland for breathtaking panoramic views of the Scottish Highlands and Lowlands – you could stay near Loch Lomond, Loch Ness or one of the 600+ other lochs. Or wake up to the tranquillity of Windermere in the Lake District, the valleys and llyns,of Wales or the many lakes dotted around France, Italy and Spain.
Lakes and lochs make great bases for activity holidays. You could have a go at fishing or get out onto the water by going kayaking or windsurfing. Mostly nestled inside pretty valleys, the surrounding area is almost always ideal for hiking and mountain biking too.
Luxury appointed apartment. Loch-side location. Mountain views. Bike hire, boat trips and golf nearby. Romantic location, Walking and bike routes from the doorstep. Pool and sauna/steam room. Leisure sporting facilities on site.
linen and towels provided. Welcome pack …see more
Frostrow View is truly a peaceful and restful hideaway with fabulous views. It nestles in the conservation area at the heart of the quaint National Park town of Sedbergh and is the ideal base to explore the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales National Parks. …see more
The boat is positioned in Queen Annes Battery which is close to the Barbican area of Plymouth, where there is a Sea life centre, cinema, restaurants pubs and plenty of lovely walks along the Hoe. You are also within walking distance of the city centre for shopping. There is one free car parking space. This boat will not be let for Hen and Stag parties …see more
this 2 bedroom house is only 5 mins walk from the beach and golf club and less from silloth itself.it has parking on the front for1 car .the whole house has been newly decorted from top to bottom . rear enclosed back yard .high chair , baby bath and cot bed available. Fully tiled shower room upstairs,bus stops outside large selection of books dvds and board games for all ag …see more
Beautiful cottage in idyllic setting, close to all amenities. Surrounded by mountains, Loch Ness and the Caledonian Canal and centrally located in the village of Fort Augustus. A perfect base to explore the Highlands. Suitable for people with impaired mobility. …see more
Self catering cottage with extensive views, suitable for walkers, own grounds including orchard, quiet and relaxing, ample car parking space, dogs allowed, electricity included, convenient for South Lakeland, competitive rates, short breaks available outside main season …see more
Only minutes walk from Loch Lomond, this Visit Scotland 4-star cottage comfortably sleeps up to 6 people in 3 bedrooms. The cottage is ideal for those looking to enjoy the numerous outdoor pursuits available or those who want to relax and enjoy the splendid scenery. Stunning views can be enjoyed from the front deck while the rear deck is ideal for BBQ's. …see more
Sleeps 4, 1 bedroom apartment. Costa del Sol inland, Anduaucia, Axarquia, east of Malaga, 40 minutes from airport, 20 minutes from Mediterranean at Torre del Mar. Situated close to the Lake Vinuela, local villages of Puente Don Manuel, Alcaucin Cannillias CHECKOUT OUR NEW LISTING NEXT DOOR 4509942 THREE BEDROOM LUXURY VILLA OWN POOL AND TERRACE PARKING IN 5000M2 …see more
ARRAN LODGE IS FAMILY FRIENDLY WITH LARGE SECURE GARDEN RUNNING DOWN TO THE RIVER. BALCONY AND OUTDOOR SEATING AREAS. HOT TUB, BBQ, DISABLED FRIENDLY. FRESHLY DECORATED. NEW BEDS, TOWELS AND LINEN PROVIDED. FREE WI-FI. FULL SKY PACKAGE..ACCEPTS WELL BEHAVED PETS PLAY ROOM WITH TABLE FOOTBALL, DARTS. CRAFT KITS & PAINTS FOR RAINY DAYS. INDOOR PLAY ROOM WITH GAMES & TOYS …see more
Oak beams, log fire, four-poster bed, fully equipped kitchen with microwave, electric storage heating. Bathroom with electric shower over bath. Bed-linen, towels & heating included. Flat screen TV with DVD player. Stereo radio with CD player. Guests love to get cosy in front of our multi-fuel stove. Initial supply of logs and coal provided. …see more
Arthur´s Vineyard is an ideal location for a family holiday or for a group of friends who wish to relax in comfort. The elevated position lets you enjoy the panoramic views from the villa. Ideal location for beach, skiing and days out to visit Granada, Ronda Cordoba Child and baby beds/cots available
There is an allowance for electricity if the allowance (excess charged) …see more
Magnificent stone cottage in rural private estate. The Estate offers spectacular views out across the Lake and the surrounding Stirlingshire countryside. Hiking, cycling and running from your door step. Luxury soft furnishing throughout the cottage. Fishing boat available to hire for your exclusive use on the Lake of Menteith. …see more
If it’s the Lake District you want but not the crowds, then Bluebell Cottage could be for you. Located just outside of Penrith in the village of Ousby, the cottage is within half an hour of Ullswater and just 20 miles from Keswick. The local pub is 100 yards away. …see more
Cosy cottage in the Lake District, with exposed beams, log fire, woodburning stove, quirky and quaint with lots of character. Lovely secluded garden with views of Urswick Tarn.
Close to golf, horseriding, cycing, and all the lake district attractions …see more
Eamont Bridge is a lovely friendly village offering tranquinity just outside Penrith. There are two pubs in the village which sell excellent ale and home made food.
Excellent base for you to explore the Lakes, pennines, Scottish borders. VISIT BRITAIN 4 STAR GOLD AWARD …see more
There is something for everyone from walking in the hills, road and mountain biking, fishing the rivers and lochs, water sports, golf Scotland's best courses (Ryder Cup 2014 at Gleneagles!), visit the castles, shopping and don't forget the safari park and more for kids! See the visitscotland.co.uk website for accreditation details.
The apartment is located in La Morra, in a tiny building beautifully renovated. Very quiet apartment for 4 guests, just moments from the Langhe wineries, shops, restaurant and rural walkings. The good size leaving area overlooks the Langhe landscape. …see more
Located just a few minutes' walk from the stunning Falls of Foyers and fantastic views over Loch Ness, Monty's is a traditional cottage with a contemporary interior: luxury bedding, Wifi, Sky, and all essential appliances. Much more than your average Highlands rental... The nearest pub is within walking distance past the Falls; the Dores Inn and beach are a short drive away. …see more
SIlverwood is a modern, very well-equipped lodge set in peaceful surroundings just 4 miles from the stunning scenery around Ullswater, with free Wi-fi, a woodburning stove, enclosed decking and parking for 2 cars. We also have a guest book with many excellent reviews. An ideal year round base for families/couples in a quiet setting. Not suitable for groups/late night parties …see more
VARENNA ON LAKE COMO APARTMENT FOR SHORT LETS - EXPO 2015 1h train
This house is particularly appreciated for its very front lake position and everything walking distance (train, ferry, bars, restaurants, beach). …see more
Enjoying a superb rural setting in an elevated location with delightful views of the Pennines, Lake District Fells in the distance and the famous Settle to Carlisle railway line. Sycamore Cottage is a superb barn conversion, retaining many original features. …see more
Charming old cottage in Kirkby Lonsdale.
Tastefully decorated and well appointed, Fairbank is just a minutes walk from the lively town centre.
River and countryside walks from the doorstep
Visit us at www.fairbankholidays.blogspot.co.uk.
Barn Cottage is a quiet and peaceful rural holiday retreat in the Lake District National Park. It is an 18th century barn specifically converted to accommodate 2 people in comfort. The setting has spectacular views of Lakeland Fells. Visitors are attracted back year after year by the wildlife, including red squirrels and birds. Free WiFi …see more
In the hearth of Menaggio, tastefully decorated apartment overlooking the 'Piazza', living room, balcony with view, kitchen corner, 2 bedrooms, one with en suite bathroom, bathroom. Supermarkets, ferry boat, bus stop + many other facilities are all at walking distance. …see more
Beautiful house boat in the city centre of Amsterdam. The best place to be in Amsterdam. Living in the middle of the city at the water. It's perfect for couples, friends or a family. It a very nice spot for children and for everybody a complete new experience! …see more
Six design apartments with private beach! Here you can see one of the units that makes my place so special. Located in Peschiera del Garda and also very close to Sirmione. You will not find another location like this around here, so make your stay a memorable one! Car advised. …see more
Como is a charming small town on the lake surrounded by mountains
many things to do in Lake Como. you can practice all different types of sports
skiing to mountain
windsurfing and sailing. The upper lake wind is strong and is called good connections from all the airports(Linate /Malpensa/orio al serio)
This little gem is set in the heart of Windermere Village and just 1 mile from lake Windermere. Close to all amenities. Perfect for those who wish to explore the are Heart of the village location, With private parking. Flexible booking.
In villa of age with a park, two-minutes walking distance from the centre of Stresa, on the lakeside, with private beach. Quiet location surrounded by a closed-in secular park. Well-equipped apartment, with uncovered parking space, terrace for outdoor dining. Stresa is a great place for your relax, lake, mountains, shopping for an unforgettable holiday …see more
----------- CHECK THIS PROPERTY FIRST! ---------------- Fantastic central location away from noisy areas, the town centre just a few steps away, Large garage and guaranteed parking , many attractions available locally. A modern townhouse with livingroom Balcony. Cafe's, Restaurants, Pubs, Boat Hire, Steamer rides, Cinema, Aquarium, WakeBoard, Paraglide, Ski, Golf, walk …see more
Perfect location for those who want to explore West Cumbria and to see a quieter side to the lakes. Very close to St Bees beach, La'al Ratty Railway and Muncaster Castle to name but a few.
Free Wifi, Electric heating & power included. Ground floor: Kitchen & Shower room
Lounge (with stairway to)First Floor
Master bedroom, Twin bedroom …see more
Authentic Spanish house with private pool set in very peaceful location nestled amongst the mountains. Close to local amenities and village life, easily accessible to seaside resorts and Lake Vinuela. Internet connection and wood burner for cooler months. No neighbours Private, secluded, no neigbours, pool, rustic, beautiful and relaxing views, sunny positioning. …see more
Great rates for great accommodation. Rural retreat for chill out holiday. Comfortable interior and lovely pool area. Terraces with BBQ. Countryside location perfect for taking in the beauty of the Andalucia ...Great for walkers. Great for a romantic week. Stock up with food/drink en route, explore the beauty of the local area, or stay put and do nothing! …see more
An opportunity to spend your holidays in a 17th century mansion completely renovated in 2013.
Two double en-suite bedrooms on the top floor (Suite One and Suite Two) are available for rent.
Very private setting, stunning lake views, intimate garden ideal to relax. Amenities:
Frette linen and towels
Acqua di Parma toiletries
Broadband internet access
Crib …see more
The stunning views make Miner's Cottage an ideal place to relax and get away from it all. It is also a perfect base to leave your car behind and explore the central lakes. A few minutes walk from the local pubs and shops within Coniston Village. Free wifi is available throughout the cottage, and we welcome 1 well behaved pet. …see more
Comfortable and well equipped 3 bedroom house in quiet residential area close to Keswick town centre. On road parking outside and walks from the doorstep. Ideal for up to 6 people. Travel cot available on request. Changeover day: Friday. Short breaks are available Mon-Fri (4 nights) or Fri-Mon (3 nights) mid/low season. …see more
Croft Barn provides spacious and comfortable centrally heated accommodation. The versatile layout is ideal for friends and family alike. It can provide a rural retreat or a base for adventure on the local fells, lakes and rivers. There is a welcoming pub in the village. …see more
Stybarrow Cottage is located amidst beautiful Lakeland scenery and offers:
* comfortable accommodation for 6 people.
* open plan ground floor (kitchen, lounge & dining area)
* 3 bedrooms : one twin and two doubles
* garden with seating and superb views
* free WiFi …see more
Mill Cottage is lovely and comfortable, offering Gold standard accommodation, in an outstandingly beautiful, central Lakes location, surrounded by high mountains. Exposed beams, pitched rafters and wood-burning stove add to the charm of this loved well-equipped cottage. Developed to a high 4-star standard, emphasis is placed on quality of fittings, furnishings and equipment. …see more
Two bedroom self catering holiday cottage, in an area of outstanding natural beauty. On the Pennine way and the C2C route, within easy reach of many tourist attractions, The Lake District, Hadrians wall, Beamish, Scottish borders etc. Pets welcome. Suitable for family's …see more
Bank Springs Brewery is set in the beautiful countryside of West Cumbria on the outskirts of a small village called Kirksanton neighbouring the Lake District National Park and along side stunning coastline and beautiful beaches. …see more
The historic and typically English small and delightful market town of Kiirkby Lonsdale is a 10 minute walk away, which features delightful inns, restaurants and quality shops, including an award winning butchers, a fantastic bakery and cake shop, old fashioned sweet sh …see more
Spacious cottage in a stunning setting just 20 minutes from Loch Lomond. Beautifully furnished with wood burning stove for cosy nights in. Well equipped kitchen and separate dining room with additional TV. Large private garden and no immediate neighbours. WiFi & DVD
Once inside the accommodation is all on one level.
Shed for bikes.
Rannoch is a large house of 2600sq.ft. It has a very comfortable sitting room with grand piano and views over the garden. There is a dining room to seat 8. The kitchen has a dining and sitting area with an American style fridge. The whole house is tastefully designed
. The house has a private south facing garden with large trampoline and patio with garden furniture and BBQ. …see more