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.
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
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
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.
"The Harvest Moon" holiday house, is a Tuscan country mansion with a spectacular pool overlooking the boundless valley. The whole property is available for more comfort and privacy. The whole property is available for more confort and privacy. …see more
Three different size cottages created from a former farmhouse and barns set in a quiet area south of the river this domaine offers a great family holiday with a large heated pool, open play fields and easy access to all the Dordogne and Gironde have to offer. …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
Spacious accomodation right in the heart of the most celebrated part of the Dordogne. Walk to the boulangerie, cafes, restaurants and canoe hire. Under 5 miles to Sarlat; less to Beynac, Castelnaud and Domme. A peaceful base close to all the main attractions. …see more
Luxury renovated farmhouse/barn conversion near Monpazier, Dordogne. Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms. Great location for relaxing holiday in the heart of the dordogne and near to all attractions. Spacious open plan dining/living inside and outside with amazing views all round. 2 downstairs bedrooms and bathroom make it suitable for people with mobilty problems, not wheelchair adapted …see more
Spacious Self Catering Tuscan farmhouse with 4 large bedrooms in a cozy hamlet immersed in the surrounding countryside. Lovely shared pool. Al-fresco private garden dining and stunning views. Perfect for families with children! Wine tasting and cooking classes on site. The Pheasant farmhouse is the original house of this historical hamlet surrounded by rolling Tuscan hills. …see more
Casa Renzo is a recently renovated farmhouse which offers modern amenities in a clean and comfortable environment. There is a private pool overlooking the rolling hills for your exclusive use. The house is well equipped to accommodate you through your stay. Bellisimo! We had breakfast on the verander, lunch beneath it ,and supper by the pool watching the sunset .....perfect! …see more
Beautiful Spacious18th Century Farmhouse, barn, outbuildings and large pool set in the village of Saulieres on the Dordogne River, 5mins. drive from the market town of Argentat in the department of the Correze.
Sleeps 12 + Cot Picturesque village setting, en-suite accommodation, private pool with walks & woodland behind. …see more
What's our USP? This is not just a holiday home - everything we do in the houses is the best quality - we've used travertine tiles for the new shower rooms, oak flooring for the bedrooms, Farrow & Ball paints, Jim Lawrence light fittings - which all adds up to style The best recommendation? Guests returning year after year..... Drop us a line today! …see more
Casal de São Pedro is an ideal haven for families. In the summer offering plenty of entertainment within its walls as well as opportunities to keep busy or quiet surroundings includes hidden retreats and walkways. …see more
Country retreat Farmhouse newly refurbished with swimming pool. Beautiful panoramic views in a peaceful location. Private location but only 10 minutes walk to the vibrant, well equipped village. Ideal for families or large groups. Ideal location to experience the best of the French countryside in the Dordogne & Poitou-Charente. …see more
Stunning farmhouse set in 15 acres of beautiful wild flower meadows. Furnished to the highest standards with a private pool and garden. Two areas for alfresco dining, BBQ and covered pergola. Satellite TV and wifi.The epitome of peace and tranquility, R & R guaranteed! Extras can include organic eggs, bread, and produce from the Owners potager garden in adjoining property. …see more
Spacious and charming properties, with traditional fireplaces, beams and stone walls and attic style bedrooms. Ideal for families seeking relaxation. Only a short drive to the beach.
Ideally placed to visit vineyards, beaches, markets, or go sight seeing. …see more
This beautifully restored old stone Shepherds house provides a comfortable, traditional and relaxing home, perfect for holidays with friends and family. Full of character, within its own verdant & peaceful grounds with a private pool. Slow down and relax…Home from home. Traditional fully equipped family home located just outside a hilltop village and only 20km from the beach! …see more
A stylish self catering house in the Sicilian countryside,with large swimming pool, perfect for large groups. Tenutta Don Rugerro is beautiful old olive oil farm with large pool sleeping 28 in 11 bedrooms, in the Sicilian countryside of the Palermo region
A 1000 euro returnable security deposit will be asked for by the owner. …see more
The house is decorated much in the style of the region, set in about 4 acres of semi-wild garden, made up of cork trees, olive trees, pines and fruit trees. It has a pool by the house and an area shaded by olive trees where people inevitably eat in the Summer months. …see more
Self catering ,Luxury restored Gascon style Farmhouse.Sits in peacefull rual countryside. PRIVATE POOL and patio, set in mature gardens.. excellent area for Artist's ,Golfers,and Boating activities.
SPECIAL 2014 TOUR de FRANCE only 6mins from this property July 25th …see more
Very private 4 bedroomed Marche villa with beautiful pool (12x8M), set between the two nearby villages. Many beautiful medieval towns are close by. Enjoy eating al fresco on the portico overlooking your own private pool with views stretching down to the Adriatic coast Casa Dorato is set in a wonderful private location with views overlooking the surrounding countryside. …see more
Ancient, typical dream home rustic natural stone at sight, in the hills of the beautiful TUSCANY only 18 Km salle beaches of Versilia (Viareggio, Lido di Camaiore). Recently fully restored. Far removed from the hustle and bustle of every day is on the end of a dirt road …see more
Podere Costarella is a farmhouse in the heart of the Tuscan countryside , specifically in Radicondoli. Located in the area of Chianti , the farmhouse has four apartments surrounded by nature , a swimming pool and a restaurant serving traditional Tuscan dishes. …see more
Manor Farmhouse comprises of three buildings. The main farmhouse is a traditional 15th Century thatched timber framed property sleeping 7 guests along with 2 other characterful properties: Stable Cottage sleeping 6 guests and The Barn sleeping 5 guests. The perfect end destination to meet with family and friends in very tranquil and relaxed surroundings. …see more
f you are looking for an 'away from it all' yet close to lots of amenities property, then Dove Farmhouse is the perfect place for you to come and relax.
Located on the Suffolk/Norfolk border, you are close to many of the great places to visit all within an hours drive. …see more
5 bedroom, 4 bathroom beautiful luxury renovated character farmhouse with private pool hidden and set back from the road. Rural and peaceful location. Sleeps 8/10. Located close to the Cahors Malbec Vinyard trail. …see more
Lovingly restored to the highest modern standards, this stunning C18th farmhouse enjoys panoramic views of the rolling Barbera hills and Alps beyond. Located near Asti, it is ideal for families & anyone who enjoys the delights of Piedmontese cuisine and wine. Cascina del Forno sympathetically blends modern design with creature comforts and original rustico features. …see more
Casa Barile - farmhouse and barn with private solar heated swimming pool set in 5 acres of Tuscan countryside. Stunning mountain views and walks. Sleeps 10+ 2 cots. Ideal for holidays with friends and extended family. Near to Lucca, Barga and Castelnuovo di Garfagnana. …see more
Due to the central geographical position of Villa Pietra del Diavolo you can spend a day touring famous cities rich in history, culture, architecture and artistic works such as Siena (km 45), Arezzo (km 50), Firenze (km 110), Perugia (km 70), Roma (km 150). Croce di Febo take care of our land according to the traditions of organic agricolture respecting the soil. …see more
The Masseria is a hidden gem a perfect place to enjoy a private holiday not too far away from touristic adventures With Alex Julia and Tony discretely living in their villa close to the masseria, on hand for any advice if needed …see more
,This lovely holiday home is situated inland, but only 20 minutes from Royan on the coast with its wonderful beaches, or 18 minutes from the smaller resort of St-Georges-de-Didonne. BOAT HIRE AND WATER SKIING CAN BE ARRANGED FROM HERE. WE HAVE HOSTED SEVERAL SUCCESSFUL STAG AND HEN WEEKENDS THIS YEAR, WINE TASTING GROUPS, AND ART WEEKENDS. …see more
Spaciously comfortable farmhouse with country antiques immersed in the unique Orcia valley hillside. 4 bedrooms with 2 large bathrooms. Great for families. Enjoy your meals under the outdoor covered eating area overlooking the hillside scenery. Wine tastings onsite. This spacious apartment in its own farmhouse rentable for a group of 4 or 8 persons, in a peaceful setting …see more
Restored Andalucian FARMHOUSE can be rented on a self catering basis as a 3/4 or 5 en-suite bedrooms . In all cases the farmhouse will be for the sole use of the tenant. Offering a large terrace with views to the countryside and private pool. Tranquil rural location.
Available for free at Finca Amorosa: wireless internet, wood for the Log Fire and a Welcome Pack. …see more
Spacious and stylishly converted C18th Farmhouse with large private pool in a tranquil and pretty setting. Wonderfully placed for all the fabulous Dordogne has to offer - castles, rivers, caves, pre-history, canoeing, zipwiring, eating and drinking. Altogether bliss! …see more
Beautifully restored traditional farmhouse with private pool and covered terraces. Conveniently located for many historic towns and also several airports. Suitable for all ages. Spacious, traditional farmhouse immersed in wine and olive country with much to explore. …see more
Stunning farmhouse close to Anghiari, a spectacular medieval Tuscan town. Amazing swimming pool. 3 double bedrooms & 3 bathrooms. Incredibly beautiful views.
For larger groups, there is the option of renting the properties guest house which sleeps a further 6 people. …see more
1860 French farmhouse lovingly restored amongst some of the worlds greatest vineyards. 10 mins from the Unesco World Heritage site of St Emilion & 45 mins from elegant City of Bordeaux. Five large bedrooms with boutique style luxury. …see more
price is for 2 sharing a room and includes breakfast. Situated on the Haute-Vienne/Dordogne border. truly amazing night skies, tranquil surroundings, great views, 2 beautiful leisure lakes 8 min drive away water sports, fishing, safe swimming For shopping there are the towns of Nontron and Piegut, only 15 mins drive away. Both have weekly markets. …see more
A wonderful contemporary farmhouse in the heart of the Gers, that has breathtaking views of the Pyrenees and a luxury 14m swimming pool. The ideal holiday home for enjoying good food, fine wine and exploring the region. …see more
It is also a town of people because of this municipality are Biniali and villages Ruberts, Jornets, Judi, Cascanar Laia. These are some very small villages almost deserted constitute one of the main attractions of Sencelles. the cultivation of the vine, the predominant agricultural activity around the town and surrounding area. …see more
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Air-conditioned, centrally heated Traditional Tuscan Farmhouse. Swimming pool. 3 double bedrooms, 3 beautiful bathrooms, sleeps 6 plus the option of renting the neighbouring barn (sleeps 2) if needed. If you wish to rent the barn in addition to the main house we offer a discounted price for the barn. …see more
The main house is spacious, comfortable and well furnished with large kitchen diner, 3 double bedrooms, 2 kids bedrooms and the cottage comprises one spacious double and one single bedroom , shower room, living room and kitchen, perfect for grandparents or teenagers Gualdo, is a small medieval hill top village surrounded with rolling countryside and spectacular views. …see more
Character Farmhouse, beautifully set within peaceful countryside.Only 5 minutes from the beach and coastal paths. Furnished to a high specification. Sleeping people10 in 5 Bedrooms. Cot available. Dogs welcome. Charm in Abundance. Surrounded by Wildlife. Peaceful and Accessible. The Best of Countryside and Sea! …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
An historic and charming collection of farmhouse and cottages, giving you a great value and fantastic experience of living in the real and rural part of inland Spain whilst being close to facilities and beaches.
A stunning place for groups and large families to unwind. A gated pool for safety and dry river walks all add to the experience to this charming holiday home.
As seen on Lifestyle TV. Beautiful 200 year old Andalucian Farmhouse, sympathetically reformed, own pool & gardens, spectacular views. Ideal location for families/groups, peace & tranquility, sightseeing. Local village 5kms ,all amenities,beach/ airport 25 kms. A truly spectacular location enabling you to experience the "Real Spain" in an authentic, romantic property …see more