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.
Perched high above a valley this manor house style property in mellow Cotswold stone has glorious uninterrupted views over the surrounding countryside. Outside there is a lovely terrace with an outdoor pool, and tennis court which makes it an ideal summer getaway. whilst the numerous open fires and wood burner ensure a warm cosiness in the winter. …see more
Le Clos Du Forez, Guest house, Lyon, Loire, mountains, bed and breakfast, b & b, hotel, restaurant, local food, nature, countryside, week-ends, rest, Rhône Alpes Lestroisgros, gastronomy, Mont du Forez, Clermont-Ferrand, France, swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna sleeps 14 A Slice of Paradise
Possibility of renting the entire complex at any time of year. …see more
Large Luxury self-catering house in Norfolk, just two minutes from the beach. Private HOT TUB. stunning 5 Star luxuries, private walled garden. Ideal for families seeking luxury relaxation. Gourmet welcome pack included with every booking! Large Luxury cottage in Norfolk. Private luxury HOT TUB, Pool & football table, 3D HD TV, Sony PS3 and Wii …see more
Early Georgian manor house in magnificent setting overlooking the Kenmare Estuary, on famous 'Ring of Kerry', sleeps 10 with 5 bath/shower rooms. Features games/party room, studio, small gym & sauna. Ideal for family groups, walkers,writers,artists. Catering available …see more
A unique and stunning Cotswold stone property, peacefully located in the quiet village of Toddington, opposite the beautiful church. The property exudes character and the centrepiece is the amazing grand hall, which is perfect for entertaining families or friends. SPECIAL OFFERS: LATE BOOKING DISCOUNTS & EARLY BIRD DEALS! …see more
If you have ever been to Studland you will be aware of the incredible natural and unspoilt beauty of the area. If you have never visited the area it’s about time you did, as there is no where in England quite so fabulous. This house has recently been fully re-furbished. Telephone 01929 452100 between 9-5pm to discuss house and prices. …see more
Something special! Imposing 7 bedroom cortijo style villa, nestling in a secluded valley just above Marbella, Beautiful private pool with mountain and sea views. Luxuriously furnished with antiques and fabulous works of art. Suit discerning clients seeking relaxation. …see more
Quintessential Elizabethan country house with magical gardens and heated swimming pool set in 17 acres. Spacious and luxurious with a relaxed family feel - perfect for family parties, celebrations and get-togethers - Michelin rated formal or informal catering available. Featured in The Independent as one of the 50 Best British breaks (October 13) …see more
A stunningly renovated manor house in a most tranquil setting of 11 acres. 5 double bedrooms all with beautiful en-suites and a 12+ sleeping capacity, 45 minutes from Normandy beaches A stunningly renovated manor set in 11 acres with an exceptional interior, a truly luxurious escape. …see more
Large Victorian Rectory with 6 double/twin bedrooms, some en-suite. Spacious accommodation with disabled access. Large landscaped gardens and tennis court. Quiet rural location, within walking distance to pub and easy access to Snowdonia and the Welsh Coast. …see more
Beautiful country manor house with wow factor. Nestling in the outskirts of a pretty Snowdonian village on the shores of Bala Lake, Gwyndy offers luxurious, spacious and extremely tasteful accommodation for the discerning self-caterer. Brand new rental property. …see more
Set in a magnificent 1000 acre estate, resting sedately above the glorious Wye Valley, Bishopswood House provides the perfect Exclusive Use venue for Self Catering Holidays, Special Family Occasions, Functions and Weddings. …see more
It took 10 years to restore this 200 year old boutique country house. Set on 9 acres of land overlooking one of Ireland's best surf breaks. Have a relaxing evening by the open fireplace, a glass of wine in our private bar or a game of pool. chiropractic / allergy treatments, yoga classes, ayurvedic massage, gourmet lunch / dinner, fishing, surfing …see more
A beautifully restored Georgian Manor with historical connections. Superbly situated on the Cotswold Way, south facing, outdoor pool, cinema room and delightful gardens. A perfect house for celebrations and entertaining. (can accommodate 18 adults +) A stunning Cotswold country Manor with 8 acres of private gardens. 5 star + accommodation. Super location. …see more
This is a beautiful 18th century Cortijo set in 5 acres of orange groves and mature gardens , around which guests can enjoy a stroll. The huge area of land means that there is no noise, giving you the perfect chance to escape and unwind with the family....
This luxurious 10 bedroom Manor is perfect for large family, or group, gathering and unique on the Island. The Manor is located in rural Isle of Wight, with stunning panoramic sea views. For up to 19 people this Manor also offers fantastic value with weekends from £1295 Tapnell Manor has Sky Plus, DVD, Hi-Fi, games room, wonderful gardens, open log fires, large living rooms... …see more
An inspiring country house of character occupying a magnificent setting with southerly outlook over gardens, swimming pool & paddocks. Rural retreat 60 mins from London, sumptuously fitted, ideal for family gatherings, weekend breaks & summer events. Individual requirements welcome eg dinner parties, tailored welcome pack, equestrian facilities., helipad. …see more
18th century Manoir with beautiful gardens and tennis court, 3 minutes from the ancient town and market of Montreuil-sur-Mer, and close to the golf clubs and beaches of Le Touquet. 6 double bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, SkyTV, wifi, log fires and a traditional large kitchen. Pefect for family groups. The house is old and beautiful but also warm and comfortable with plenty of space. …see more
A self catering rental property with private hot tub, 9 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms. The Property boasts a huge dining room that seats up to 24. Catering can be arranged if necessary. This Lovely House is situated in its own 17 acre mature garden, with walking access to Castle Menzies. …see more
A majestic Georgian Country Manor near Woodbridge, Suffolk now available to hire as an exclusive house party venue. Refurbished to boutique hotel standards, the house and grounds offer a stunning backdrop for a special celebration with friends and family. …see more
In the Derbyshire Village of Lea, Lea Hall is the childhood home of Florence Nightingale. The hall, which has a 16th century rear part, and a magnificent 18th century front, has been completely restored and converted to self-catering holiday accommodation to provide a …see more
Grade I listed 11th Century Moated Manor house. The house is surrounded by beautiful Victorian gardens situated on the edge of the Surrey Hills. Whether it is a family get together or a board meeting please feel free to call us to discuss your requirements.
11th Century Moated Manor House set in 3 acres of gardens. Surrey's only 5 star Gold self catering property …see more
Llanlliana House is a beautifully renovated, luxury Country House set in 168 acres of private estate in a designated 'Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty' which includes a private beach, coastal cliff top walks, St Patricks Island and the most northern point of Wales. Enjoy the fabulous coastal walks over the Iron Age Hillfort with Choughs & Peregrines nesting on the cliffs. …see more
Beaford House is a grand, south facing gentleman's residence, set in 30 acres of gardens and grounds, atop the River Torridge Valley, with breathtaking views towards Dartmoor. The perfect rural retreat Beaford House makes guests feel like the Lord and Lady of the manor. Beaford House, in a lovely setting, with an outdoor heated swimming pool . …see more
Enormous 19th Century house, ideal for a large family (or several families !) looking for a resting vacation amidst the woods. Kids will enjoy the huge garden, and the seaside is just half an hour away. Perfect for hikers or bicycle lovers. All within reach: D-day beaches, Bayeux Tapestry, Monet's house in Giverny... …see more
Two stunning luxurious family houses set stunning grounds with 180' views over Luberon Valley. Salt water infinity pool, large covered terrace, surrounded by private gardens, lavender,olives, and vineyards. Great for families or luxurious adult getaway.
Gardien is resident on the property for maintenance of garden, pool and house security. …see more
FELIN NEWYDD MANOR HOUSE
THE PRIVACY OF A COUNTRY MANOR, WITH THE COMFORTS OF A LUXURY HOTEL
Felin Newydd House is one of the finest exclusive use manor houses in Wales. Located in fifty acres of gardens and parkland between Hay on Wye and the Brecon Beacons. The house has 9 large double bedrooms and 7 bathrooms sleeping up to 18 guests. …see more
Birdsgrove House is a Grade II-listed mansion, nestling on the cusp of the beautiful Peak District Country Park. Set in 11 acres of stunning gardens to be explored at your leisure, the house also sits on the banks of the glorious River Dove. If you need extra accommodation, there is room for an additional 8 guests in Hope Cottage approx. 1 min walk …see more
Set in the beautiful Esk Valley, yet only 2 miles from Whitby, North Yorkshire, our bed and breakfast is for people looking for something out of the ordinary.The Steam Railway passes our garden four times a day in summer, and we have salmon and trout fishing available.
We are cycle friendly, and offer secure parking.Great walks in the local area,horse riding is available too. …see more
A splendid 8 bedroom Country Manor set in 6 acres of woodland and garden, electric gates and private drive. Completely private, beautifully presented, mini stately home.
Enjoy being Lord and Lady of the Manor - summon your tea with the original bells !! Oakerthorpe Manor provides an idyllic countryside retreat for reunions and family celebrations for up to 17. …see more
Casale di Sicilia is situated in Acquedolci, which is centrally located as regards Messina and Palermo. It is therefore a great base for exploring North-Eastern and North-Western Sicily, Taormina, the Alcantara Gorges and Cefalù, but there are also plenty of interesting …see more
Private, lovingly restored and renovated to very high standards, family friendly hideaway with a heated enclosed swimming pool, 25 min from beautiful Atlantic beaches of Royan area, set on a 2,5 hectars of mature gardens with fields and forest. Sunny, peaceful, 100 % child friendly hideaway with its own heated pool, 25 min. from beautiful beaches. …see more
The Manoir de Teuran, dating back to the 15th century. The enchanting property offers an inspiring stay at terrific value for money. The property offers a large private swimming pool and plenty of other activities on site. …see more
The fantastic 15th century Manoir de Kervegat is located in Brittany and is close to beaches at Plestin Les Greves. It is an extraordinary property in a fabulous location. The property is ideal for a family holiday or special occasion accommodating up to 15 guests. …see more
The Chateau du Clos was built over 100 years ago and as such is a rare example of history with all its idiosyncrasies. While also offering comfortable and modern furnishings. The Chateau is both tastefully and authentically decorated and is the perfect French Chateaux. …see more
Originating from the 14th century the Manoir de Chalandes is renowned for its astonishing private gardens on the edge of the Loire, Brittany and the River Villaine. The Manoir even has its own spa and is a rare treat for those who enjoy pure relaxation and style. …see more
A stunning Grade 1 listed 13th Century Herefordshire Manor House, with moat, courtyard, super-king size beds and tennis court. Explore the 800 acres of woodland and fields, enjoy golf and fishing nearby or just relax in luxury! Visit England 4 Star Gold rating.
IVY COTTAGE Sleeps 2 & Tirrells House Sleeps 7 +2 call Ann on 0787 2905320 for further information. …see more
ATHERINGTON BOREAT MANOR | A lovely old Barton Manor Farmhouse in a courtyard setting with ten acres of landscaped garden | Sleeps 12 (14 people informally) | Log fires | Fantastic original features ATHERINGTON BOREAT MANOR | A beautiful place to spend a relaxing holiday in true tranquility …see more
This bespoke, modern detached mansion has been completed to the highest of standards, offering a unique holiday experience. The main living room includes a 20ft widescreen HD TV with cinema surround sound. Each bedroom has its own TV and most have en-suite facilities The 1-acre enclosed garden has its own stretch of river running alongside, with fishing available free . …see more
A stunning Grade 1 listed 13th Century Herefordshire Manor House, with moat, courtyard, super-king size beds and tennis court. Explore the 800 acres of woodland and fields, enjoy golf and fishing nearby or just relax in luxury! Visit England 4 Star Gold Award.
Call for details 0787 2905320 …see more
A splendid Grade A listed property in the Scots Baronial style,dating back to the early 1880’s. Killean House is architecturally impressive, yet the exquisitely restored interior exudes a grand yet warm and welcoming atmosphere. …see more
Bailey with its' large reception rooms and Queen Anne dining room which seats 21, is perfect for larger parties when booked together with the other properties. The large farmhouse kitchen is equippped to cater for 8 to 24 guests, complete with its' 4 oven AGA. Come and experience the Brinsop Court MAGIC - you won't want to leave! …see more
Tennis Court, Hot Tub, Games Room, Snooker, Table Tennis, Darts, Fishing, Bike Riding, Walks, Historic Manor House, Open Fires, Agas, Wood burners, Egyptian Sheets and Bath robes, Library, Dogs, Wordsworth stayed at Brinsop Court and Madeleine Carroll lived here and Rev Francis Kilvert often visited. …see more