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.
Five beautiful country stone cottages in an idyllic setting, with heated swimming pool, 30 acres of lawns, woodland, a meadow and a stream. Brittany Cycle Tours based on site. Great for large family get-togethers. Just 30 mins from the stunning Southern Brittany coast. Nearby fishing, golf, horse-riding, medieval towns and beaches Couetilliec offers a wide range of activities …see more
Le Coin Tranquille is situated in the beautiful French village of La Roque Gagec. Voted one of the most beautiful villages in France by Les Plus Villages, (www.france-beautiful-villages.org/en) and only a five minute stroll to the center of La Roque Gageac. …see more
cottage with sea views in Portskerra nearby shop pubs restaurant,20 miles west of Thurso (ferries to Orkney isles).
on north Sutherland coast,spectacular beaches popular with surfers,fishing Halladale river and Melvich beach 1 mile
RSCPB reserve at Forsinard 14 mile
Four Self catering Cottages sleeping up to 22, plus babies offering spacious, comfortable and well equipped accommodation in the lush countryside of Southern Brittany with heated swimming pool. 20% off Brittany Ferries!
A beautiful, 'chocolate box', grade 2 thatched, 16th century, self catering cottage. Clad in climbing roses, heavily beamed. With an inglenook open fire, it is a cottage lover's dream and a perfect choice for a self catering holiday for 5, in East Devon. Luxury 4 star rural, thatched cottage in Blackdown Hills, near beaches, large gardens, very private. …see more
A beautiful cottage in a rural setting yet close to all amenieties. The property backs on to fields which has horses - who love to come up to the gate and be treated to the odd carrot or apple. There is a small park a few minutes walk which is great for children. Welcome pack on arrival. Tesco will deliver to the property via online shop. …see more
Set in a fantastic rural location with great views and no other properties in sight. Our facilities include an all Weather Tennis Court, heated indoor pool, sauna, spa bath children's play area and 8 acres of lawns and fields. 25 mins to the best beaches in the country You can book 1 cottage, several or all 9 cottages so you have exclusive use of the site. …see more
Lindisfarne Bay Cottages are a stunning, luxury self-catering cottage development on the water's edge overlooking Holy Island and Lindisfarne Castle on Northumberland's Heritage Coast, midway between Berwick and Bamburgh. 4 star gold award from enjoyengland.com …see more
Modern + tradition / adorable cottage in Madeira for 2 people
Traditional House / Palheiro completely renovated very nice furnished and comfortable
In the countryside, immersed in nature on the flower island Madeira, plot of of 1800 sqm. …see more
A collection of 4 beautifully converted cottages with private terraces and a stunning swimming pool within seven acres of land. Perfect for large groups for summer but to get all four cottages you will have to book early! …see more
Enjoy a fantastic holiday in a central Douro Valley.
For those want to relax without worries the solution is here at your disposal.
On this spacious house of the seventeenth century you will feel in another reality and at home as same time...we promise!
By appointment and budget:
Walking tours or car with guide
Boating on the Douro River …see more
Bright and sunny this south facing traditional stone barn conversion offers a beautiful cottage sleeping 8/10. The large open plan living areas retain many original features eg oak beams.There is a large outdoor pool and fabulous views across open farmland and woods. For a tranquil holiday with great walking, dining and visits to medieval towns and villages eg Najac. …see more
A delightful cottage set in a third of an acre of stunning south facing gardens ideal for a romantic weekend or midweek break. Fishing on the River Test is close by. It is easily accessible from the A303 and Grateley Station is only 1.5 miles away. It is ideally located just off the A303 and Grateley Station is a mere 1.5 miles away (70 mins to Waterloo) …see more
Luxury holiday cottage on the correze/lot/dordogne borders, private heated pool. La cheze situated halfway between the market town of meyssac and the beautiful town of beaulieu sur dordogne that's nestled on the banks of the river. A beautiful place to relax and chill for that romantic holiday.
WE ARE NOW TAKING BOOKING,S FOR 2015 …see more
Skyber is a stone built, traditional single story cottage. It is one of three skillfully converted, high quality holiday cottages at Rowse Farm, which sits in a beautiful, quiet location in its private 40 acre estate near the protected Tamar Valley. Guests in Skyber & Tikkidew receive FREE golf & leisure passes at the nearby luxury China Fleet Club. …see more
Riverside Cottage - Pool Shared with Owner - Exclusive to Tenants 09.00 to 18.00
Peaceful Location - in Small Hamlet
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms - 2 bathrooms. Cots / highchairs available Long winter lets available. …see more
5 Star 'AA' Rated Cottage In The Stunning Woodford Valley Near Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral.
Opposite A Lovely Country Pub, Fishing on The Avon River, 35 Mins From Amazing Beaches & Attractions
Sleeps up to 6 adults. …see more
Countryside setting is where you will find pear tree cottage for a relaxed holiday ideal for walking cycling and many other things to do
Pear tree offers quiet comfortable settings suitable for all ages If you fancy a get away then please come and stay at our cosy cottage .
All you need for a great holiday …see more
Spacious, 5 Star, luxury self-catering. Well equipped kitchen. Ideal as a romantic, relaxing get-away, with large hot-tub, in rural setting. Close to shops and restaurants. Walks from the door-step and lots of other activities very close-by. Stunning mountain scenery. Set on a working Croft, seasonal produce & free-range hen & duck eggs available to buy. Very child friendly. …see more
This wonderfully spacious property is situated on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Noss Mayo. The village is a wonderful mix of fabulous old stone and thatched buildings; it has tennis courts and the infamous Ship Inn, a delightful, traditional waterside pub. The estuary is quite stunning, surrounded by rolling wooded hills. …see more
The old stone house "La Ciliegiola" has been completely restored in 2013; the location is quiet and the building is surrounded by 15,000 m² of enclosed land filled with olive and fruit trees. You can rent the whole house or just one of the two apartments. …see more
Two fantastic properties that can be rented together for large groups or separately (ideally sleeping a max of 11).
Both are adjoining luxury 300 year old holiday properties set high on a stunning spot in Crail with uninterrupted views to the sea and Isle of May …see more
Olive Cottage is a traditional cottage set among unspoilt natural scenery in the village of Matsoukata close to Fiskardo. The cottage comes fully equipped and will cater for all your holiday needs. This pretty cottage will warm your heart never to leave the island . Olive Cottage is within a short distance to famous Fiskardo where known personalities visit each year. …see more
Maison Meunier has 2 bedrooms, sleeps 5. It is set in an idyllic location over looking the valley with a lake and a fruit orchard and totally private with its one patio and BBQ. It also has a 5m swimming pool with decking and sun loungers. The master bedroom has a double bed and the second bedroom has 3 single beds. …see more
La fermette is a 17th century farmhouse which has been totally restored. It is set surrounded by beautiful countryside. Although rural it is very close to the town with bars ,restaurants and market.
swimming pool - shared
The games barn has an extensive library and film collection plus there are bikes available free of charge Th …see more
Park Cottage is beautifully equipped and accommodates 6 people. All bedrooms en-suite. It faces south and has stunning views over the grounds and swimming pool to the valley beyond it enjoys a high degree of privacy being situated in its own courtyard.. …see more
Self-catering cottage in an area off outstanding beauty with vineyards and castles, within easy reach of all Dordognes attractions. Ideal for families with large on site open areas. Excellent Golfing and Fishing locally. …see more
large detached self catering holiday cottages comprising of 4 bedrooms, a solar paneled heated secure pool, within 3 acres of land and with superb panoramic views over looking the adjoining picturesque lake "LAC DU DORDU …see more
A beautiful, traditional cottage with private swimming pool, which is perfect self catering family accommodation on the doorstep of all the major sites of the Dordogne, only 5 minutes from Beynac. …see more
Blueberry Cottage offers such a pretty, relaxing, peaceful haven, surrounded by so many delightful local attractions that most people who visit do fall in love with the area and more than a little in love with the place and look forward to returning.
A glorious, timeless place where you will feel immersed in nature and at one with your environment. …see more
Country retreat cottage newly refurbished with swimming pool with a beautiful panoramic views in a peaceful location. There is a private location but only 10 minutes walk to the vibrant, well equipped village. Ideal for families or large groups.
1860's built 2 bed cottage retaining original features yet upgraded for the modern age,
all rooms are spacious and have radiator heating, well regarded on site restaurant with play area. WHILST CHILDREN ARE WELCOME THE STAIRS ARE STEEP &FRONT DOOR ACCESS IS DIRECT TO A SERVICE ROAD TO WIND MILL …see more
In search of privacy, stunning views, beautiful natural waterfront and outstanding accommodation? This impressive architect owned and designed cottage delivers. Watch heron fly into the wetlands or otter swim by. Relax ... you have found "Serenity". …see more
Beautiful 18th Century stone cottages with 4 star rating by Failte Ireland. It has recently been extensively renovated and fully equipped to the highest standard. Fantastic location, wonderful beaches, the stunning Cooley mountains, Boyne Valley
and not far from Dublin. …see more
Near to 44 beaches
In a friendly and thriving wine making village
Sunny balcony, ideal for morning croissants and an evening glass of wine
Wood burning stove & exposed beams - 18th Century cottage
Renovated and restored with love
Private river fishing available
We offer special discounted rates for long term rentals, these prove to be very popular with house hunters. …see more
Sunnybank is not you normal holiday cottage but a luxury modern villa-style bungalow with outdoor hot tub situated in the quiet countryside of the Blackdown HIlls commanding stunning panoramic views across the Culm Valley and beyond. …see more
Nine self-catering holiday cottages set in a rural location on a working farm, offering walking, cycling, fishing and tennis. Suitable for family holidays, couples having a quiet break, friends reuniting and business accommodation. Off-road parking. Underfloor heating. …see more
Alfie's Cottage is a newly renovated one bedroom ensuite cottage on a property bordering the Helderberg Nature Reserve. Ideal for holidaymakers wanting to soak up the magnificent views whilst being central to the wine farms, golf courses, beaches, restaurants and shops. …see more
'Real Catalonia' holidays on famous Mother's Garden working olive farm, as seen on TV. Very comfortable house for up to 8 with pool. Breathtaking Priorat scenery, wildlife, wine, food and culture. Ideal for families, for walkers, birders, foodies. Walk the mountains, relax by the pool, explore the byways of the Priorat vineyards and villages. …see more
The house is designed for maximum comfort and the finish and quality of the furnishings and fixtures is luxurious. The en-suite bedroom has a super king bed with designer Egyptian cotton bed linens, custom bathrooms and kitchen, private terrace dining and Gas BBQ. The pool has wide terraced areas for sun loungers and an outdoor pool shower set amongst landscaped gardens. …see more
New Flights from London Stanstead to Deauville depart, friday morning back monday morning!! pack your bags, leave the stress of the city, relax, rewind and rejuvenate in our magical Normandy cottage.~_~.
Catinat cottage is spacious and full of character, has amazing views of the rolling country side, swimming pool sunbathing terrace , outside kitchen with built in barbecue. the large garden with its children's play area is full of scent. Shopping , for food is not a problem , you have a large choice of supermarkets nearby …see more
The property is available in every period during the year. Ideal for couple or big families, you will stay in the middle of Tuscan countryside, at 2 kilometres from Vinci (you can go walking along a path), 30 min from Florence (by car or train). …see more