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.
Chateau du Bois is in a quiet rural location, perfect for a relaxing break with a large indoor heated pool for your sole use during your stay. The region offers something for everyone and is an ideal base from which you can explore the area. …see more
Romantic, traditional Normandy farmhouse (1706), area of outstanding natural beauty, 20 mins from the sea. D-Day landing beaches, Bayeaux Tapestry, and fast access Mont St. Michel. Seafood, restaurants, safe sandy beaches and outdoor activities. …see more
Close to Normandy landing beaches, Mont St Michel, Bayeux Tapestry. Forests and chateaux close by. Cycle and walking tracks, canoeing. Peace and tranquility in the Normandy countryside. Minimum booking is 1 week. Changeover days can be flexible if required.. Longer stays negotiable …see more
Stand-alone, 2-floored cottage in a quiet, small “village that time forgot”, nestled in the picturesque Seven Valleys, overlooking a stream and pasture-land... cows, ducks, geese, pheasants, doves, wood-peckers...
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
Special offer for September. Romantic get-away. Special. Stylish. Peaceful. Rural. Retreat for walkers, cyclists, artists, photographers, writers, star-gazers. Extremely comfortable. Fabulous countryside to explore. Just for two.Idyllic. Small dogs accepted.
2 excellent leisure centres a 25 minute drive away. Village swimming pool nearby. …see more
Riverside rustic luxury sleeping 4+. Outdoor dining area in the private garden overlooks the peaceful river Aulne, with fishing, cycling, swimming, etc. Welcome pack of wine and groceries, WiFi & wood fire for cosy winter evenings. "A fisherman's dream". Idyllic Breton cottage right next to the river Aulne. Excellent base for exploring Brittany all year round. …see more
Looking up the Dourbie valley, our gites are perched on an outcrop of rock that is home to the medieval fortified village of Cantobre. It's a perfect place to explore the countryside and Templar villages, take part in adventurous outdoor sports or just relax.
In the Cévennes National Park near the world famous Millau viaduct and home of Roquefort cheese!
Set in 2 acres of a beautiful,tranquil valley,this cozy gite sleeps 4/5.Large secure suntrap Pool,decking area and well equipped games field.Private terraces and lovely views. Good location for Days Out. Plenty of safe space to run,play or just relax. Great deals for house-hunters out of season.NO increase in prices for 2014 .Short breaks also available. …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
Les Rosiers is perfectly situated for exploring and discovering the secrets of the Loire Valley. You will be centrally located in the triangle formed by the lovely Chateau town of Saumur, the shopping mecca of Tours and the world famous town and racetrack of Le Mans. …see more
Self catering gite for up to 9 people in the glorious French countryside near to Carcassonne, Castelnaudary and the Canal Du Midi. A lovely rustic, former watermill located just outside the small village of Issel but only minutes from the towns of Castelnaudary & Revel. You can benefit from the tranquility of the French countryside whilst retaining easy access to local towns …see more
Detached stone house. Air conditioning,infinity,heated pool looking out over stunning views with spa/hydrojets section. Garden, balcony and terraces totally private not overlooked. Bathroom with shower coming out of rock. Truly beautiful setting, real getaway Accessible by low cost airlines at Perpignan, Carcassonne, Beziers and even Girona (spain)
TGV train link …see more
Set in a picturesque valley with wonderful views, this former farmhouse retains many of its original features. A wonderful base for walking, cycling, swimming, sight-seeing, markets, enjoying the River Dordogne, or relaxing by your own pool! Sleeps 8 - 4 showers. The house in under trees which means that it is always cool in the height of what can be very hot weather! …see more
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
A rustic barn, situated in a small hamlet, recently converted into a one bedroomed cottage with original exposed beams and stonework. Garden and pool. Perfect for exploring the beautiful countryside of this unspoilt region with its abundant wildlife. …see more
We have a flexible payment system where you pay for the number of guests staying based on a minimum of four. We provide linen and do not make a charge for final cleaning. The house is ideal for children of all ages. There is safe storage for bicycles and boats …see more
One of two beautifully converted Charentaise stone barns. Sleeps up to 4 people and baby, with private terrace, shared heated pool and large beautiful garden. We have everything needed for families with young children and babies, so you can pack less and relax more. Rent alone, or with family and friends in our neighboring gite, La Dominique …see more
Tejeda, pequeño pueblo enclavado en el centro y cumbre de la isla de Gran Canaria (Parque Rural del Nublo) espectaculares paisajes caracterizados por el contraste entre grandes barrancos, mesetas y roques, que han sido y son símbolos geográficos y culturales de los isle Equipamiento
Wifi/Internet gratuito,, Calefacción. Piscina pública abierta en los meses de verano .
*** Hurry. Enjoy the long Indian summer weather. Temperatures of 25-27deg this week. Crowds have gone. Visit beautiful Brittany beaches, historic towns and castles, walk coastal routes, savour Breton foods and ciders - and of course, relax. Charming 2 bedroom gîte in Pleudihen-sur-Rance, sleeps 4. An eco-friendly cottage complete with all mod-cons. Large garden. …see more
3 bed gîte, sleeps 6 (2 dble & 1 twin), private patio & shared plunge pool. Peaceful countryside location, walking distance to village & a short drive from the picturesque village of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne with its monolithic church, restaurants, cafés and shops. Centrally placed for Bergerac, Cognac & Bordeaux. …see more
Domaine Tournesol is an ideal setting for a peaceful relaxing holiday, or a centre for exploring the local vineyards (Madiran, Jurancon, Cotes de Gascogne) the magnificent Pyrenees or the dramatic beaches of SW France. UK flights to Bordeaux, Toulouse, Lourdes, Biarritz Consecutive gold award winner with Welcome Cottages based on customer comments.
Two Gites With Pool, In Quiet Location
Peaceful and Restful Location with Lovely Walks and lots of Bird Life Around About.
2 Bedroom in the 'Barn', 1 Bedroom in the 'Stables'
To view the 'Barn' see property ref: 306781 In order to ensure you enjoy privacy, we only rent out one Gite at a time, unless your party require both. …see more
Located in the village of Juille, near Mansle/Ruffec/Angouleme La Petite Chaumiers is a quaint cottage with original stonework, all on one level, detached from the main house. Ideal for couples who want to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Off the main road and set in 2 acres of grounds, surrounded by peaceful countryside. …see more
This charming gite has three bedrooms, bathroom, separate shower and wc downstairs, lounge and kitchen. It has a courtyard garden, and a sun terrace where you can look over the rolling hillside. There is wifi and satellite TV - with all the English and French channels. The gite is in the centre of the village within easy walking distance of supermarket, bars and small shops. …see more
The Old Pigeonnier with its secluded swimming pool is suitable for couples or friends who enjoy the quiet of the countryside with close access to a wide choice of amenities, many excellent restaurants, shops, local culture and amongst the best vinyards in France !
A wide choice of excellent markets, fantastic scenic walks for all and just a Fabulous place to be! …see more
La Fanchon is a well furnished, comfortable & fully equipped gite on a beautiful 73 acre, family friendly, Charantais country estate with plenty to do on-site and nearby - ideal for a relaxing or activity-filled holiday. Many of our guests return year after year. …see more
Charming and comfortable stonehouse (18th) on a delightful property built on the foothills of an old castle, between vineyards and the chateaux "of Loire Valley, in a charming and pleasant village at 5mn from Tours, 10mn from Amboise, close to highway A10/TGV. …see more
The cottage is comfortable and well equipped with all you should need for your holiday, you will just need to add food and towels!!
The kitchen has a cooker, microwave, coffee maker etc and we provide tea towels.The lounge area has a sofas and tv and english satelitte. You are welcome to use all the facilities and, as we live on-site, we are there for any help or information. …see more
Gîte Merlot is romantic, rustic/contemporary in style and has great views. Situated on a corner of the converted barn, it has a large private patio facing the vineyard and the Vallée du Lendou. Ideal for couples who like to enjoy long summer evening. The tranquility of a rural holiday combined with home comforts. …see more
Castel Grand Rue is a traditional, three-storey holiday home in the heart of Olonzac, a thriving market village. The self-catering property has three bedrooms, sleeping up to six guests, and makes the perfect base for exploring the regions many wonderful sights. …see more
'Da nonna' is located in a romantic park on a historical site. A romantic getaway and a perfect place for people seeking peace and quiet, such as nature lovers, writers, composers, readers, musicians etc.
Ideal for walks, enjoyable meals, city treasures.
The silence of the spot is striking, you only hear the sounds of wild life. Here you can clear your head. …see more
Dans le parc des Marais du Cotentin ,à 5mn de Ste Mère Eglise et des plages du Débarquement dans une grande longère traditionnelle en pierre.
Gite pouvant accueillir jusqu'à 5 personnes, disposant a l'arrière d'un terrain clos privé avec terrasse Pour plus d'information, Visitez notre site : http://gite-sainte-mere-eglise.olympe.in/ …see more
French gite, child and pet friendly. Secluded garden, fantastic viens. Thirty minutes from beach, golf courses. Walking, cycling, canoeing, horse riding. Quiet countryside. Canal. Restaurants, bar. …see more
Les Tonneaux: a luxurious stylish gite, part of a converted 200 year old farm in its own grounds. On the edge of the historic town of Lessay and ten minutes to the unspoilt sandy beaches on Normandy's western coast, it's the perfect holiday location!
The Cotentin peninsula is steeped in history with its fantastic abbeys, castles and museums all nearby!.
La Petite Maison is a spacious selfcatering Cottage .Sleeps 2 Adults .Bed Linen , towels & heating are Included in the Price 5 minutes from the Town of Huelgoat Brittany with it's renowned forest. and tranquil lake In a quiet hamlet with few cars.Country walks from the Gite.Coast 45mins, Supermarket 3.5mins by car. …see more
Luxury two-bedroom apartment in a historic chateau with pool, wifi internet and sat tv. Near international airports and TGV served train stations as well as major autoroutes. Equidistant from Narbonne, Carcassonne and Béziers and near both beaches and mountains. …see more
Newly renovated holiday home with exposed stonework, set in peaceful rural location, ideal for families, nature-lovers, ramblers and cyclists. Located in beautiful contryside yet close enough to tourist attractions and Atlantic Coast …see more
Newly renovated holiday home with exposed stonework and original beams, set in peaceful rural location, ideal for families, nature-lovers, ramblers and cyclists. Located in beautiful contryside yet close enough to tourist attractions and Atlantic Coast. …see more
2 beautiful renovated cottages on one site set in tranquil countryside.Sleeping 10 guests comfortable. Ideal for family gatherings,groups of friends or team retreats. Both cottages open onto a garden area and share a safe and secure play and pool area. …see more
Provence. close to Mont Ventoux. Vaison la Romaine 10km. Avignon 30 minutes drive. Free wifi. All linen and towels provided. Ideal for cycling holidays, walking and wine tours in the Côte du Rhone valley. There is so much to do and see here in Vaucluse, superb countryside for walkers and cyclists. Come and enjoy …see more
Exclusively for families with young children, toddlers and babies. With other young children for yours to play with, safely enclosed pool & garden filled with toys & onsite activities too, you will actually be able to really relax and enjoy a real family holiday. We can provide all the toddler and baby equipment you need all free of charge. We can cater for twins+ …see more
EXCLUSIVELY for adults .Absolutely ideal for two . Tariff includes linen, towels and a welcome pack .Bikers welcome . Pets by arrangement . . Private parking , gas included . 5 kilometeres from Oloron Ste Marie , with markets restaurants shops etc . Close to Pau , Lourdes and the mountain passes to spain or Biarrtiiz on the coast is just one and a half hours away by car; …see more
A stunning location on the edge of the Gresigne Forest with sweeping views over unspoiled country side south to the Pyrenees.
2 kms from the pretty Bastide village of Puycelsi with its 3 resuarants and village shop/bakery.
One hour from Toulouse airport. No smoking and no children....sorry!! …see more