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.
Glencoe Cottage is a self contained home located close to the cities of South East Queensland. It is an ideal place to base yourself to visit the cities but have the peaceful country feel at the end of the day. As well, spend time exploring this rich agricultural area. The local area has some beautiful vistas to enjoy. Take a short drive to a couple of scenic lookout areas or …see more
The views are splendid - the sea to the south, Mt Etna to the north east and wild and natural countryside to the west. The sun shines from sunrise to sunset by the swimming pool and the covered terrace is ideal for al fresco dining. …see more
Farmhouse recently restored in 2009 with breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside. (South East facing) Just 3km from the Medieval town of St Antonin Noble Val with shops bars restaurants and markets.
Relax on the Terrace or around the pool.
Outside is a landscaped garden and large patio area with beautiful steps down to the large swimming pool. …see more
Casa Nogal is a lovely recently renovated farmhouse (sleeps 6) with large 10 x 5 m private pool and vine covered terrace in own olive grove in tranquil location, yet close to amenities. Ideal location to explore the real Spain. We will accept EUR and USD in addition to GBP. please ask …see more
Beautiful, relaxing Farmhouse in the Lot Valley - fantastic valley views from solar heated POOL & loungers. Well equipped, large grounds. 10% REDUCTION for bookings before April WiFi, games, BBQ, log fires. VISIT SOULAGES GALLERY, Rodez. Reductions - small gps. Visit the Plus beaux Villages de France. Perfect for relaxation, nature, walking and outdoor pursuits. …see more
Quiet rustic farmhouse near Sao Bras de Alportel, Eastern Algarve, sleeps 6-8, with private pool exclusive to guests, rural setting and mountain views, includes house laptop and free wifi, large eat-in kitchen, al fresco dining, away from it all but near all amenities. Light, airy and bright rooms given it's a traditional building. Retains rustic cane ceilings and fireplace. …see more
Luxury Farmhouse with five bedrooms, three of which are ensuite and two lounges. Separate large games room building with pool table and table tennis table. Leather furniture and really well equipped. Cycle path next to house so great for walks and cycles. Golf Course. Superb farmhouse kitchen. Unlimited WiFi throughout. 50"TV, dishwasher, wash m/c, tumble dryer. …see more
Hillbrook Farmhouse is a traditional 150 year old Irish Farmhouse in the tranquil setting of County Wexford. We offer a self catering experience complete with all the modern conveniences you would expect, whilst also enjoying the ambiance of an old country retreat. Hillbrook sleeps 6 adults comfortably. A travel cot is also provided for a baby/toddler. …see more
Stone farmhouse with above ground pool.
Quiet village , having Bar / Bistro and small supermarket .
Next to Lake and Forest
Ferry port of St Malo and a selection of beaches, less than 30 minutes away.
Ideally located to visit and view all that Brittany has to offer. Minimum stay 4 nights
No Pets …see more
The farmhouse is 80 hectares wide covered partly from woods and partly turned to biological agriculture. You can find us between Perugia and Orvieto near the border of Tuscany:the house offers 2 independent apartments and guests can enjoy the large private swimming pool …see more
The choice is all yours, from houses of character built in old country style to the authentic converted farmhouses, the latter being all unique in size, shape and character. Our farmhouses are situated in different locations, all with stunning countryside views Self Catering Villas and Farmhouses all with private pool and stunning views …see more
Beautiful Manor House accomodating up to 12 guests
3 individually styled bathrooms, 2 with roll-top baths.
Farmhouse style kitchen complete with aga for that truly real country experience.
Large inglenook fireplace with wood burning fire
Indoor heated swimming pool. Home cooked food available
Home-reared meat and eggs to buy
Mid-week maid service available
Woodland Walk …see more
Marvelous new restored luxury apartment with private garden. The farmhouse is in a breathtaking position and also near to the most important Tuscan and Umbrian art cities. Perfect for relaxing in the panoramic swimming pool and nearby to sports activities A quiet and comfortable place for an unforgettable holiday. …see more
Secluded French country farmhouse set in own grounds with no nearby neighbours. Sleeps 8-10 + a cot. Secure parking for 6 cars. Large enclosed gardens. Nearby towns with amenities. Very quiet and peaceful location in the middle of some of the most beautiful countryside in France. …see more
La Tannerie has been renovated by local artisans and brought into the twenty first century, retaining some of the 200 year old features, making it a warm and inviting holiday home with modern facilities including large kitchen, heated swimming pool, all bedrooms ensuite Based in a quiet rural village the property would suit guests looking for a relaxing and tranquil location. …see more
Casa Della Pia is spilling over with Tuscan history and tradition. Its location gives you the perfect platform for relaxation delight and discovery. Enjoy trekking? contact the owner to arrange mountain village tour & lunch. It's your home from home in the Tuscan sun. …see more
Sunny and charming character house from the 18th century with Mount Etna view, sits atop a hill in the middle of its own vineyard - idyllic and secluded setting with lovely walled in courtyard. The shared pool is only an easy stroll down the road. …see more
Sleeps 6. Detached 3 bedroom Andalucian farmhouse with private jade-green pool. Fully equipped inside & out. South facing terraces. Approx 6 km from small town of Colmenar - for selection of shops, restaurants etc. 110km from Granada. 49km from Torre del Mar (beaches). Officially registered 'Casa Rural' with Andalucian Tourist Board CR/MA/00243 …see more
In a stunning hillside setting with lake and mountain views, an individual, separate farmhouse apartment with private swimming pool. Three en-suite bedrooms provide spacious family or group accommodation. Wine, olive oil and fresh vegetables available from the farm.
Close to four traditional villages, a lake, the stunning Trabocchi coast, and the Maiella National Park …see more
Our beautifully restored farmhouse is set in a quiet rural location with stunning views towards the sea, and is only 5 minutes from Stonehaven. It comfortably accommodates up to 5 adults plus a baby, is perfect for families and we welcome well behaved dogs. …see more
Beautiful four bed detached farmhouse near Hebden Bridge. Very private location with fabulous views. Sleeps 10, plus a cot. Ideal for family get-togethers, currently available for Christmas. Located right on the Pennine Bridleway, perfect for hikers and mountain bikers. Two wood burning stoves, three bathrooms, and set in 10 acres of gardens and land. …see more
Rustic converted 200 year oldfarmhouse. A/C in bedrooms, sleeps 8. Fibreoptic WiFi. Private pool, including children's splash pool. Cool central courtyard. Parking outside door. Excellent restaurants, bars, supermarket and bus stop within walking distance. …see more
This character stone farmhouse is a 16th century baronial hunting lodge set in 10 acres of private grounds in the middle of a 100 acre estate, with a private fishing lake and a large 10 x 5 metre swimming pool with panoramic views over rolling countryside. …see more
Maesywerngoch is an ideal base located in Snowdonia National Park for larger groups. Located near Aberdovey and Machynlleth this luxurious longhouse sits in 3 acres of landscaped gardens. Cycling, golf, fishing, hill walking, beaches and castles are all located near 2 night stay is priced at £850 and a 3 night stay is £950. Please inquire for midweek prices.
Coquelicot is a lovely converted farmhouse set in a traditional framhouse setting with spectacular views over the Viaur Gorge. Being one of 3 gites available on site it is ideal for families sharing or as an individual rental. …see more
200 year old recently renovated French farmhouse
Easy access to the magnificent chateaux of the Loire, many wine caves, cheese producers and chocolatiers.
Several large fishing lakes within 5 mins drive
Recently renovated 200 year old French farmhouse. …see more
Ecological, organic, environmentally friendly. Sleeps 16-20 people, under 2's are free. 2 Dogs welcome. Self-catering Farmhouse - a perfect place away from the hustle & bustle of regular life for an organic eco friendly family holiday, wedding or event. 'Magical' & 'relaxed' are the two comments we hear over and over from our guests. …see more
Edmonston House is near to the River Tweed three miles from the market town of Kelso. Sleeps 6 -14. 5 bedrooms. Discounts for 6 sharing. Tennis court, table tennis,fishing,lovely walks, Sky TV, wifi. Booking on line and rates on my website - kelsocottages.co.uk Perfect for fishing parties, hen parties or a base for exploring the Scottish Borders. Weekends or weeks. …see more
We have 5 independent self catering apartments and 2 double rooms with private bathrooms. The apartments have their own kitchenettes inc. oven, fridge and gas hobs. Swimming pool, gardens, outdoor wood oven and BBQ are free to all our guests. We have a restaurant 2 km's from the farmhouse offering tuscan cuisine & Pizza with an outdoor terrace. …see more
A recently renovated spacious traditional farmhouse in the Cairngorm National Park, Tomidhu accommodates 6-8 people. With beautiful open views from all rooms,a large garden and a modern interior it's wood burning stoves create a cosy atmosphere throughout the year. …see more
Conveniently located 300 meters outside the town of Lakki offering our residents peace and privacy while only a few minutes walk from town. With four big bedrooms on the top floor and another two on the lower floor it comfortably accommodates up to 12 guests. …see more
Spacious Farmhouse and two other letting houses, shared 15 x 7m Swimming Pool, 1 acre Grounds, Country Setting by Market Town, Easy reach Perigueux, Golf, Lascaux caves, Châteaux, River Dordogne and Swimming lake with beach and boats. All mod cons, walk-in shower, DVD. …see more
Discover our 3 bedroom cortijo with extensive grounds. Breathtaking mountain views to the Mediterranean. Tranquil spot ideal for relaxing in the sun and exploring beautiful Alpujarran region. 20 min to Costa Tropical. All season holiday as great for hiking and skiing. Secluded and private, yet easily accessible. Perfect for families and couples seeking a romantic break. …see more
At Quinta das Aranhas, and with all the privacy, let yourself be surrounded by the green mantle of nature, hear the sound of silence that only birds dare break, feel the coziness of the old schist and granite walls, enjoy vivifying dives in the big pool full of sun... Whenever possible FREE organic fruits and vegetables from our farm will be delivered at your doorstep.
Superbly located farmhouse. Close to beaches, lakes, chateaux and vineyards of the Loire Valley. Sleeps 6 + cot in 3 very large bedrooms. Walled garden, wooden swimming pool and decking area, lots to do for children including large trampoline and DVD. …see more
Romantic charm a picturesque medieval area , panoramic views overe the green wills of tuscany and umbria , fantastic sunset on the lake house. peace , colors , scents of this eart will make every vacation memorable and easy. The ideal place to spend a holiday in both nature and history surrounded by fields vineyards olive old woods …see more
Three kms from Montresor, Village classified as one of the most beautiful villages in France. Near the famous Beauval zoo and the beautiful chateaux. Old farmhouse with a big shared pool coated with marble powder. Australian designer (14 metres) Possible to rent the who Wine tasting, cooking lessons, bike rides and the Leonardo da Vinci's chateau. La Bouquetiere is situated am …see more
We offer luxury self catering accommodation half a mile from Allonby in a quiet and peaceful location ideal for relaxing, walking or enjoying the stunning countryside of
The Lake District and the Solway Coast. Our holiday accommodation is perfect for
family holidays Crookhurst Farm is a Grade II listed farmhouse with a friendly and relaxed
atmosphere …see more
Well equiped and furnished Farmhouse set in 45 acres with 7 bedrooms and large pool ideally suited for families and groups of friends. Further details are available at www.french-family-holiday.com. …see more
Spectacular Views! Well equipped apartment in great location.Great for families. Outside, is a very attractive pergola, with BBQ for drinks and meals, overlooking the beautiful Tuscan hills and valleys. Vouchers for the local spa are provided upon request. Logs for the fire are provided free of charge. …see more
The Stone house is in the beautiful region of the Gard, near Anduze, Uzès Avignon and Nîmes, it is set in a 2 acre garden with an olive grove and swimming pool. Easy acces to airports, beaches amenities and the Cevennes. Free welcome pack on arrival. …see more
Located in the tranquil hamlet of Los Berbeles, surrounded by olive, almond and orange groves, Casa de Colores is rural Spain with a touch of Moroccan/rustic opulence. Your own private piece of heaven with a secluded private pool. Peaceful and luxurious. …see more