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.
Charming traditional finca with unique panoramic sea views, pool, secluded gardens offering total privacy and tranquility, 10 minutes walk to the centre of Banyalbufar, with local beaches nearby, in a conservation area with beautiful unspoiled coastline and mountains. The parking space is about 3 minutes walk from the house. …see more
rmonia villa is surrounded by a large garden, with spectacular views of landscape and sea. It's built (2009) over a hill with view of the Mediterranean Sea, with a small gorge crossing above, becoming a resort for various birds …see more
HEATED PRIVATE POOL
Totally private garden and grounds,
Views, dining terrace
Lots of room for children
Close in to restaurants, cafes, markets, chateaux, historical sites, canoing, kayaking, ballooning, wine tasting …see more
This pretty modern villa is situated in the private gated domain of Val d'Azur near the quaint and charming Provençal village of Valbonne. The domaine has tennis courts and a large communal pool and the villa has its own private pool.
A large family residence (> a house, < a manor!) ideal for an active yet relaxing holiday in Belves in the Dordogne: visit the many Chateaux or: golf, canoeing, cycling, horse-riding, walking, swimming. Large terrace, wonderful countryside views, close to village town. …see more
Larmer Tree Chalke Valley History Festival Port Regis Sandroyd St Mary's Bryanston Canford Sherborne.
Apart from for the express use of lighting the woodburner/barbeque, no smoking, flames, fires or fireworks. …see more
Luxurious self catering French Manor House on the edge of village with all essential amenities.6 bedrooms & 6 bathrooms. Private heated pool & south facing courtyard garden ideal for outside dining in a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. Can be rented on 6 person basis Spacious house with ultramodern kitchen, elegant dining room, sleeps 6 / 12 full sky package hge gas bbq …see more
Amazing villa with great outside space, private pool, stunning views, cinema room, Free Wi-fi, satellite TV, X-box. Short walk from village square. Departure lounge with pool & shower facilities for guests with late departing flights FREE. WINTER GOLF OFFER AVAILABLE> Villa Platres is managed by Aphroditerentals(.)com; an experienced on-site company who are available 24/7. …see more
POOL - HOT TUB - GAMES ROOM - GREAT CHOICE FOR FAMILIES AND LARGE GROUPS.
Main house Sleeps 11 plus option of renting the barn apartment which sleeps a further 6. There is also a workout zone with equipment plus outdoor bowling and a beautiful nature area with a pond. …see more
Les Noes Blanches is a stunning white classic country chateau in the Loire Valley region of France. Only 20 minutes from the centre of le Mans, and under 5 hours from London by Eurostar, the house sleeps 14 people comfortably inside an estate of 450 acres of woodland. …see more
Charming bastide + pool and beautiful garden close to medieval village. Ideal for families With a brand new veranda viewing the garden and the pool and making the winter dining room much bigger! …see more
Activity or relaxed break? Large farmhouse - own secluded pool & terrace near the Gironde estuary beaches & relaxed restaurants of Meschers & St George. (self contained Gite also available - see listings) . Royan, Saintes, La Rochelle & Cognac are nearby. water sports are available at Royan plus Fishing,Golf,Tennis,Tree climbing, cycling & horse riding nearby …see more
This beautifully located farm villa with large swimming pool, is situated in an olive grove with lovely views of the surrounding mountains.
Only a short walk to the nearest well stocked mini market, tennis courts and small cafe/bar.
Saturday to Saturday not essential.
A beautiful spacious Georgian Town House dating back to the mid 1400s in the centre of Alcester's conservation area. With inglenook fireplaces, elegant furnishings, beamed ceilings and wooden flooring throughout.long walled gardens with safe parking for 12 cars.
10 beautiful individual bedrooms large lounge, large sitting room, restaurants, pubs, cafes within 50 Mts. …see more
Set in six beautiful hectares of parkland and gardens, and surrounded by unspoiled rolling countryside, this luxury chambres d’hôtes in the heart of the Dordogne offers a spacious home away from home experience, at very affordable prices.
This spectacular private villa with large swimming pool located in a hidden corner of Javea is private and tranquil yest only 1.5 km from the bustling Arenal area of Javea with it's sandy beach, watersports and restaurants and bars. A truly unique villa will make you feel at home. The owners lovingly restored the property in 2011. …see more
Black Rock Ski Lodge is based in the beautiful village of Les Houches, Chamonix Mont Blanc
Ski to door and only a 100m walk to the ski slope.
Shops and restaurants are a 10 minute walk.
Chalet can be booked by the room
Self Catered or Catered basis
6 bedrooms sleeps 18 Our instructors, guides and coaches are all known to us personally and will be there for you if you require …see more
Luxury villa with separate 2 bed self-contained apartment, sleeps 8+4. Large private, secluded pool and garden, air con, free wifi. Villa: 4 bedrooms - 2 masters with en-suites, 2 doubles with shared bathroom. 5 min walk to bar/restaurant and shop. 8 min drive to beach. Luxury villa +separate apartment, sleeps 8+4, large private pool, garden, aircon, wifi, 100m bar/shop, views …see more
Excellent location for large family holiday. Own private driveway well away from road so safe for children to play and private for guests. Well behaved pets welcome - we have several large paddocks, a wooded area and a stream all available for the use of guests. Change over day is normally Saturday but if requested we can be flexible if bookings allow. …see more
Private enclave of just two holiday homes, sleeping 10+ & 4/6. Set in 6.5 acres of beautiful landscaped and tree lined gardens
Open living spaces, 7 large double/twin bedrooms (4 en-suite), outside terrraces, shady pergolas, 12 x 6 m heated pool. Child friendly
Once you have experienced a week or two at Gigan it will be come your 'secret escape' - return again & again …see more
Set in the beautiful Lot countryside adjacent to the Dordogne, 20min. to the Dordogne river with all its water activities. 40min from Rocamadore 2nd most visited site in France, many medieval towns and chateau's. 30min from Sarlat a must for a visit.
Private Villa with Pool, Tennis court and 5 hectare garden in the middle of Tuscany near Siena, Montepulciano, Pienza and many more!
Perfect for Large groups up to 23 people to enjoy the holidays together or celebrate a Birthday, anniversary or reunion.
Perfect place for groups, couples, Families! Your choice if self-catered or Hotel service! …see more
Sunset Villa is a spacious 4 bed/2 bath open-plan living design with amazing sunset vistas, perfect for friends & families getaways. The huge entertaining deck & pool add to this perfect getaway. There is also a separate self-contained cottage on the 5 acre property. The tariff is based on 8 adults but Sunset Villa can sleep 10-12 guests for an additional $50 pppn. …see more
Sleeps 8. This 4 twin/double bedroomed house has been fully modernised and equipped. Stunning, secluded, south facing location. This is a property that wont fail to impress but more importantly to relax and enjoy. Laundry service, shopping and catering available at extra cost.
Also Sat Nav pre-loaded with places to see …see more
Luxury villa with Private Pool and panoramic sea views. Quiet location only 4 minutes drive away from sandy beaches Stoupa and Kalogria. Stylishly decorated is also equipped with all modern amenities for relaxed family holiday. Only 50 km from Kalamata Airport.
Excellent as a base for exploring Mani area and the Archaeological Sites of Peloponnese. …see more
South African Cape Town fully equipped self catering beach holiday accommodation Simonstown Glencairn historic luxury convenient to world class hikes penguins Cape Point in the beautiful South Peninntsula near vineyards golf family fun for weddings romantic holih days An historic and beautiful Cape Town villa surrounded by mountains, oceans, beaches, wetlands and vineyards. …see more
Very relaxing villa with all the facilities you could wish for, plenty of room to sit quietly and read or gather round the pool for a party the choice is yours. With a great BBQ area,
I am happy to prepare salads or shop for you should you require this service . We are a less than 5 minute drive from the beaches and very easy reach of the bars and resturants , …see more
Luxurious living in a private paradise within easy reach of a good selection of activities A welcoming village with shops and restaurant in walking distance.
Offering all year round accommodation, modern technology, highly insulated with underfloor heating throughout.
Villa Vista is one of Parque da Floresta's finest appointed properties. An exceptionally private and secluded villa, surrounded by extensive terraces and manicured gardens, perfect for outdoor living. Benefits from air conditioning throughout and wireless internet. Private swimming pool
Heated Jacuzzi Spa
Free wi fi
Games console/play room
ABRUZZO has the largest natural parks in Italy. With over 140,000 well protected acres the parks cover two thirds of the total area of Abruzzo, no other region in Europe can say the same. It is the most delightful region of Central Italy. …see more
Magnificent luxury residence on world famous golf estate sleeping 10 people. This is a top end designer property full of peace and opulence, yet an entertainers dream. Current exchange rates makes this luxury holiday even more affordable. The services of a Chef, or live in cook and cleaner is an option, please ask for details. …see more
Converted Cornish Farmhouse in a sheltered spot and a glimpse of the sea from the garden. 2 miles from the beach of Crackington Haven, between Boscastle and Bude. BBQ in the garden, surf 2 miles away at Crackington Haven, eat out in Bude, then snuggle by the wood-burner! …see more
Charming and renovated house from 16th century with the authentic beams - very centrally situated in the old centre of Bruges - In the immediate vicinity there are shops, cafés, bars and restaurants - no smoking - private garage available …see more
A beautiful villa with a private pool is a prime example of high end accommodation on La Manga club.La Manga Club is a fifteen hundred acre luxury sports resort found in the beautiful Costa Calida region of Spain. …see more
Luxurious chalet with 5 bedrooms, 4 bath/shower rooms, new kitchen and a large open plan dining and seating area with a real log fire and outstanding views. Wifi, sauna, separate tv mezzanine area, satellite tv, large outside sunny terrace and garden and table tennis. …see more
Luxury 400sq metre villa with private secluded pool in a quiet rural location. Four bedrooms, four bathrooms. Games room with pool table, casino table and cinema. Large private garden. 5 minutes from lake. Wonderful views. …see more
Plaisance is a 6 bedroomed, luxury Maison de Maitre with a private pool, set in 2 acres of lawned gardens. Situated in the heart of Cognac country and close to the wine-growing regions of Medoc, st-Emilion and Sauternes. The house has 6 beautifully restored bedrooms. Plaisance Is set in the heart of the charente, the ideal holiday home to enjoy rural France …see more
A beautiful, traditional converted barn and cottage with private swimming pool, which is perfect self catering accommodation for large groups of family or friends - on the doorstep of all the major sites of the Dordogne, only 5 minutes from Beynac. …see more
Villa La Serenidad:Its privileged situation captivates and brings peace and quietness… wonderful villa with private pool with 4 bedrooms in Arona, Tenerife South Villa La Serenidad is located in an 8000 m property, consisting mainly of fruit trees. …see more
Fantastic sunshine and more fresh snow is on the way this weekend, grab a deal in our luxury cosy & quirky chalet situated in total peace and quiet yet only moments from fantastic skiing. The panoramic sundeck and reviving hot tub under the stars are waiting for you. All mod cons are provided including snuggly dressing gowns and welcome bottle of wine. Fully stocked larder …see more
La Vieille Grange is a truly delightful former stone farmhouse sympatheticly restored to a high standard that offers a lot of beautiful space for 8 people to have a wonderful holiday in idyllic surroundings. A welcome basket of essentials (wine beer bread milk croissant etc) is provided. WI-FI avilable. …see more
Charming stone house with private pool in a town yet located in a delightful private walled garden. The in-ground tiled pool 5 x 10 metres, has a safety alarm and has a constant depth of 1.4 metres. The land runs down to the private bank of the Charente and fishing. A separate stone apartment in the grounds is also available …see more
Luxury apartment for two in unique location with stunning views of mountains, gorges & unspoilt scenery. Fabulous bathroom double bath and rainshower! Home cinema to watch your holiday pictures, DVDs or satellite TV. Huge pool in extensive secluded private gardens. Well equipped – huge well stocked kitchen, mood lighting, broadband wifi internet. Breakfasts available. …see more
New stunning modern family house, designed by the owner/ architect, just 15 minutes walk from the bustling market town of Ceret and located in a quite residential area on the edge of town.
5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, private garden with swimming pool.