Escape to the country – book a beautiful rural retreat! Choose from cosy country cottages, exquisitely converted farmhouses and Mediterranean-style fincas bursting with character.
Rural retreats provide the perfect setting for total relaxation. See our holiday cottages in Cornwall, the Cotswolds and the Lake District, or find a cottage with a mesmerising backdrop in Snowdonia or the Scottish Highlands. Further afield, explore the tranquillity and native wildlife in France, Italy or Spain from your own gite or trullo.
Some of our rural retreats come complete with private pools, BBQs, Jacuzzis and real log fires. They make perfect bases for hiking, cycling, fishing, or simply enjoying the peace and fresh air of the great outdoors.
Maison Les Bardons is a large, charming and characteristic family home / holiday home with heated pool, renovated and restyled. There is room enough for eight people. It is available for holidays in spring, summer, autumn and winter, each season off …see more
Experience the Old Spain. Beautifully restored traditional Casa de Campo. Comfortable 2 bedroomed country house on the hill among the olive groves, overlooks the peaceful hamlet of Las Cuevas. Sun all day. Shady terrace. Splash pool. Walk to bar. Beach 30mins. Rural, Great Value & Experiencing the Real Spain all words that sum up a holiday at La Loma. …see more
Villa to rent
Medieval villa to rent in picturesque mountain village in Liguria Italy close to the French Riviera. Experience staying in the friendly historic Italian village of Pigna as well as enjoying days out to the French coast towns of Monaco, Menton, San Remo. The villa sleeps 7/8 comfortably and is very charming and unique with lots of sunny outside space. …see more
Quiet and secluded, yet a 10 min. drive from 3 villages with major amenities, 20 min. from the historical town of Antequera. Private swimming pool and large garden, boules piste, .BQ., outdoor kitchen. Log fire and Wi fi available, private parking. Beach at Isnajar.
Bird watching, walking, painting,golf, horse riding, sightseeing, in house fans and electric,oil fired rads …see more
Pope´s Cottage is a lovely early 19thC detached cottage with lots of character and comfort, located directly on the well known Woodchurch village green. Located less than 30 min from the Channel Tunnel and 15 min from Ashford with fast train connection to central London Tenterden is only 4 miles away; beautiful sandy Camber Sands beach is less than 30 min away. …see more
Traditional Vendeen cottage retaining many original features set in large private garden ideally located for walking/cycling holidays with countryside and cycle paths practically on the doorstep - or simply relax in the private garden. Plenty of splendid and reasonably priced restaurants within easy driving distance and coast in not too far. …see more
Traditional Irish Cottage, over 200 years old, with 4 surrounding patios, equipped with dining table and chairs. There's an enclosed garden with football goals and swings. The cottage backs onto the beach and is a short walk from the harbour and more beautiful beaches. Sleeps 8, cosy sitting room open fire & Kitchen stove feeding radiators throughout. Newly refurbished. …see more
Private villa with salt water private swimming pool. Suitable for children, family or elderly. Fantastic poolside BBQ area. Fully equipped kitchen inc. dishwasher & washing machine. Close to several beautiful beaches. Short walk to bars, restaurants & mini-market. …see more
Georgian Villa in Aberaeron ideal for large groups of family and friends. Close to the coastal path network and a delightful walk to the colourful harbour town of Aberaeron with its many events and festivals, and New Quay with its Dolphins and safe sandy beaches. With castles, mountains, moorlands, and many historic houses and gardens all within reach. …see more
Charming small cottage well proportioned studio apartment, with all prices totally inclusive with the possible exception of additional logs for the wood burning fire.
Guests have free access to all other facilities on site e.g. Games room with free pool table. …see more
Have a look at the Villa, think of how much Tuscany has to offer and let us know if you would like to rent Villa Tina for your vacation.
The best place to celebrate your wedding party, your honey-moon. job meetings
We hope to see you soon in this pretty part of Italy!
The most beautiful Tuscan cities and sites are all within easy reach, so you can enjoy more at Villa Tina …see more
Fabulous lake views, historic village house with all modern conveniences and lots of period features. Only five minutes' walk from the beach. We have equipped this house with everything you need for a great family holiday or a romantic break for couples. An authentic taste of Italian lakeside life. …see more
Rural but not isolated Laurel House is ideal for families. It will be your "home away from home". It is a perfect base for activity holidays, for visiting a wide range of local attractions or simply barbecuing on the patio or relaxing in the large gardens. Laurel House is opposite our other property for holiday letting called Jasmin Cottage for 4 people …see more
Private outdoor pool with BBQ. Dramatic mountain scenery.Newly renovated bathrooms and kitchen. One hour drive from Carcasonne. 60km form Mediterranean beaches.Near to Cathar castles at Montsegur, Fanjeaux. Puilaurens, Puivert and Rennes le Chateau. …see more
Countryside house for up to 6 persons located in a small village in the hinterland of the island of Solta. Great set of amenities including private pool, large terrace and garden with barbecue, private parking, WI-FI Internet, A/C, SAT TV, fireplace ... …see more
Casa Roger makes the ideal central base for exploring beautiful Transylvania so please do have a look at my many reviews from satisfied customers.Free Meet & Greet from Sebes City - Come over to my place it's great! Casa Roger has all you need to make your stay comfortable with lovely gardens and tremendous views. …see more
Welcome to our relaxing self-catering cottage, with private pool and guest garden, in Arronches, Portugal. With Luigi the donkey + 2 tame sheep all set in 2 hectares of land bordered by the River Caia with numerous fruit and olive trees with an abundance of wildlife. There is a good telescope for guest use for stargazing also numerous books, various games and playing cards. …see more
Self contained cottage, in lovely rural setting. Includes Linen, Towels and Electric. Nearest Village of St Germain de Tellevende 2km, with super market, boulanger, pharmacy & restaurant/bar. Vire 5 mins by car (market Friday), with its many restaurants and bars. Quiet location.
Cycle/ foot path close by.
Trout fishing 5 mins,
Golf Course 10 mins at Lake Dathee.
The house setting is paradise where you can relax and unwind or use as a base to explore this amazing region. In the Minho region you will find a bit of everything along the way so there is something for everyone. …see more
La Bergerie is in a small hamlet on the slopes of the Caroux mountains in the Haut Languedoc Park, surrounded by secluded garden with stunning views across the valley. Walks through magnificent scenery, and spectacular gorges with cascades and rock pools for swimming. Spend your time actively walking, cycling, swimming, or just chill out with glass of wine and a good book! …see more
This stone built, two storey cottage is comfortable, clean and recently refurbished. It has a wood burner and sleeps four, in one double and one twin room. It provides a cosy and comfortable stay for families, couples or even someone working away from home on business. It is a warm and homely base to explore the whole North East region on foot, car or bicycle. …see more
Easy access to Rocamadour, Le Gouffre de Padirac, and beautiful Bastide towns such as Gourdon, Domme, Castlenau and Sarlat. The Dordogne river is 10 minutes away, offering canoeing, lazy picnics along its banks, and "escalade" (rock-climbing) on the cliffs. The nearest shops are 3 km away, so a car is essential. An open barn provides shaded parking. …see more
A top notch, bike friendly, stone cottage in the heart of Hayfield village, in the best Mountain Biking area BAR NONE with FREE guided rides included in every booking, so ride all the best trails with no head scratching! …see more
This clean and comfortable cottage is an ideal base to explore the attractions unspoilt Mid Wales has to offer then to relax in front of the stove or in the gardens before enjoying a soundless nights sleep leaving you refreshed to do it all again the next day. There are 5 cottages at Glyngynwydd and Ty Canol Mawr can be rented along with other cottages for groups. …see more
selfcatering apartment, bb, b&b, waterfront, river beach, swimming pool, kayaks, pedalo's, ATB, canoe, fishing, hiking, outdoor, relax, sight seeing, private, nature, culture, sports, birdwatching, fun, water, lake, river Prices and availability are for apartment Balsamina. For other accommodation please contact us by mail. …see more
Tripadvisor 2014 Award Winning private one-bedroom cottage set in its own meadow.** Camping available if you have additional guests**. Central Cornwall just 20 minutes drive from either coast, including Newquay & near to the famous Eden Project & Heligan Gardens. Homemade cake on arrival made with our own eggs. Restaurant & swimming pool nearby at Lakeview Country Club. …see more
If you like walking and horseback riding in a calm and paisible area, only 2h30' driving from Paris, you are more than welcome to spend your holidays or simply a week-end in l'Oisellerie.
A place to relax in a protected environment to forget the stress of your daily life just 2h30 from Paris! …see more
Cheap Ski holidays at Cerkno 10km away for families, or groups
Fishing holidays - specialist groups can be organised with everything transport/ guiding and licences
This house is ideal for 1 or 2 families and groups or Individuals and couples for complete relaxation. …see more
Bernex has its own ski area of 50km between 1000 and 2000 metres, with a variety of runs to suit all standards.
Bernex offers plenty of activities – tennis, petanque, horse riding, walking and mountain biking. white-water rafting or para-gliding Lake Geneva and Evian are 15 minutes away, with water sports, spa & thermal baths, beaches and bars. …see more
Located in the Metropolitan area of Oporto, this apartment in the citie of Espinho, just at 100 meters from the beach, and at 20 km of the historical center of the romantic city of Oporto (20 minutes by direct train), this apartment will provide you a pleasants holidays It has private parking.
A 3 minutes walk takes you to the beach. …see more
Stunning hilltop villa set amongst very large private grounds. Under 45 minutes from the Silver Coast, under 2 hrs drive from Porto or Lisbon airports.Private pool & badminton court, Spa treatments, wi-fi, BBQ & al fresco dining areas, relaxation for all ages! Discover Real Portugal, with walks, historical attractions, restaurants, bars & river beaches nearby. …see more
Bohosuite retreat! Just three exclusive luxury couples self catering suites in Tijola, deep in Driving Over Lemons country. Child-free, 45 mins to Granada, 35 mins to beach. Breathtaking views over mountains. Original art on the walls. Air Con in bedroom. 10m x 5m pool. Smokers welcome in your own private Moroccan courtyard and in open air public areas, but not in the suites. …see more
Charming property offering extremely comfortable and spacious accommodation in a peaceful rural setting only minutes from the historic centre of Guemene with its medieval buildings, restaurants, bars, and shops. Vannes and Quimper are easily visited.
This house includes 2 en-suite double bedrooms, 2 further large bedrooms with a shared (3rd) shower-room.
Peaceful, rural, idyll, surrounded by wheat, sunflower, corn fields, not overlooked, beautiful all day sunshine swimming pool within easy reach of many chateau's, stunning beaches, family activities, historic towns a perfect get away from it all location. …see more
Nestled between Mafra and Ericeira, this rustic-style villa offers incredible sea and countryside views with charming surprises all around. Soak up the rays by the pool overlooking a forest, read by the lillies fish pond, or rest on the hammock overlooking the sea. Cater to all your moods on this holiday and enjoy private, social and playful moments at will. …see more
Cottage with wonderful sea views, St Helens, Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare, Wexford, Co Wexford. Private sth facing garden Beach /Golf 100 yards
Golf, tennis, basketball, football, playground & adventure centre on site. Great for families, walkers, cyclists, fishing.
St Helens is a great place to stay for the famous Wexford Opera Festival 22nd October - 2nd November …see more
Spacious farmhouse with lots of original features. Lovely garden, especially during June and July. Big private pool great for diving and lengths, with a shallow section for toddlers. Lusignac village and restaurant an easy walk. Brantome and Aubeterre nearby. …see more
Enjoy & discover from EL CORTIJO - your casa in style & ambience - the real, still original La Palma...the North-West of the island is ideally for endless sunsets and the chance to explore nature at your doorstep with all La Palma has to offer! …see more
Situated only a kilometre from Bantry town centre, Ard Na Gleanna (“Top of the Glen”) is a stunning contemporary home hiding behind a traditional exterior. It is the perfect base for your stay in this beautiful part of the West Cork region. …see more
You'll relax with British FreeSat (and French) television, free internet WiFi connection, looked after by English/French speaking hosts.
You can come with your car or we'll collect you from the nearest airport / train station. Excursions can be organised by the hosts. Heating by a wood-burning stove (wood supplied - feeding of stove by visitors)
All rooms with ceiling fans. …see more
Especially for those seeking peace , space and privacy , this farm with pool is the ideal place. The house is typically Spanish. With a big fireplace, In this surrounding you can taste and feel the spanish live. …see more
At the Cafe de la Poste in the village you can enjoy a hearty Catalan repast accompanied by the superb local wine or simply enjoy a drink outside in the sunshine. There is plenty to do here: horse riding in the forest, golf, an array of walking trails and so much more. WRITERS, an ideal retreat - we give special terms for extended stays and can include airport transfers. …see more
Millburn cottage is quirky & pet friendly.It has sea views, is in a rural setting. It is great for walkers, cycling and wildlife. Beautiful sunsets, beaches close by and many forest walks. Ancient places of interest nearby. A truly amazing, magical cottage …see more
Beautiful views of Clew Bay from the dining room. Enjoy a nice meal for €19.99 (incl. glass of wine) in the local 4* hotel and walk home in 10 mins.Cycle or walk at your leisure on the Greenway behind the house. Go for a swim at the nearby Blue Flag beach or play golf. Go Angling in Clew Bay, Clare Island or Achill Island
Contact Mary Gavin Hughes- Tel+35386806228/ 09841562 …see more