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.
A large 'maison de maitre' on the edge of the village of Villeneuve sur Vere.
Beautiful stone house sleeps 12 - Private pool within a walled garden
Spacious and light, large bedrooms and bathrooms
Broadband, WiFi and Sky freeview
If you want space, roomy bedrooms, acres of outdoor space, this is the place for you, let the kids run free. …see more
Le Clos is a grand French country house built in 1780s and set within 3 acres of private garden which boasts large 13x5m heated pool, shaded terrace/BBQ, and boule pitch. A peaceful, relaxing location to enjoy one of the most beautiful areas of Southwest France. …see more
Large Maison de Maitre in beautiful location close to Chalais. This stunning property can sleep 16 people, thus making it the perfect place for a family holiday or group gathering.
SPECIAL OFFER - weeks in June now £2000 per week - massive reduction! This impressive property has stunning panoramic countryside views.
Perfect for family groups! …see more
This is a beautiful 19th 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....
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
Les Hortensias is a beautiful 5 bedroom Maison de Maitre dating from the 1840s; set in 3 acres of gardens and paddocks. Edge of village with bakery & grocery / bar / bistro, about 20 minutes drive from the pretty port of Dieppe and beaches. Hour and a half from Calais. On the Avenue Verte cycle/walking/riding track. …see more
A stone built manor house set in acres of garden and forest. Isolated and tranquil, an Ideal place for family reunions, celebrations and parties. Nestling between the slopes of Mont Cerisy and Pierres rock. The river Noireau runs the full length of the property. …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
Your manor house for yourselves alone : 5 rooms & suite bathroom, heated pool on request, air conditioning, exclusivefishing, football table, tennis table, 2 bicycles...
News : V.I.P Welcome services offered : snaks for your first dinner & all for your breakfast ! …see more
Beautiful 17th century Breton Manoir offering luxury accomodation, large heated pool, 5 acres of gardens, comprehensive on site facilities. Close to Lac de Guerledan with safe, sandy beaches, 5 minutes to nearest town with all amenities, 30 minutes to the Coast. Excellent region for beaches/water sports, historical sites, relaxing, cycling and more.
La Belle Echappee ("The Beautiful Escape") A magnificent maison bourgeoise house set in walled and gated grounds of 1 hectare with FULLY HEATED SALT WATER SWIMMING POOL. Perfect holiday home for FAMILIES and FRIENDS with ENGLISH SKY TV and WI-FI, 600 METRES TO SHOPS …see more
30+ guests in 12 big bdrms, 9 baths & 3 wc. This superb 1100m2 mansion on a private 15 ha hillside property has got it all! - a large 12x5m pool set in idyllic spot, indoor & outdoor BBQ dining areas, a huge playroom with all the games & great views! Services upon demand:
- transport to and from airport
- cooks and catering
- extra cleaning
- shopping …see more
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Magnificent edge of Cotwolds Victorian Rectory immaculately restored, in two acres of stunning landscaped gardens with croquet lawn, astroturf tennis court and outdoor heated swimming pool; within easy reach of Bath,Wales and Stratford- on- Avon. Views stretch to Wales across the River Severn and to the Cotwolds escarpment across wildflower meadows. …see more
A quintessential coastal Estate, perched high on a hill one mile from the "little white town" of Bideford, close to North Devon's sandy beaches. Deep within the Devon dream, you'll breach the beaches, ride the waves and wear out the kids. …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
Plaisance is a 6 bedroomed, luxury Maison de Maitre with a private pool, set in 2 acres of lawned gardens. Situated in the heart of Cognac country and close to the wine-growing regions of Medoc, st-Emilion and Sauternes. The house has 6 beautifully restored bedrooms. Plaisance Is set in the heart of the charente, the ideal holiday home to enjoy rural France …see more
Set in 120 acres with beautifully landscaped grounds the property provides views across the lakes & forests beyond. The Manor has plenty of indoor & outdoor space, the dining room seats 50, there are 2 games rooms and a spacious well equipped kitchen. Along with a walled terrace there are areas for football and badminton and an enclosed child friendly lawn. …see more
Stylish, large Dordogne country house overlooking ancient village, Monpazier, set on 4 peaceful park-like acres with large in ground pool - entirely refurbished in 2011. Minutes from local attractions & major landmarks of the Perigord, ideal for families and groups. All five large double bedrooms have ensuites. Two can be converted to twin rooms, for greater flexibility …see more
Spacious, Luxury, stylish, interesting family home
Delightful parkland and great views
Peace and Tranquility, no road noises.
Fabulous large heated swimming pool
Kind and considerate hosts
safe place for children to run and play
1 hr airport We can offer optional Babysitting, evening meals and cleaning
All towels, pool towels, linen provided …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
The General Stores is a large medieval joined property, comprising an old long hall, & barn, available for holiday or business let, for full week or weekend & mid-week breaks, for team building & training, for weddings, for hen & stag parties & for family re-unions. It sleeps 24-40, over 5 units, with spa, pool room, cocktail bar & mini gym, hot tub & dining room for 36. …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
A six bedroom manor house set in five acres of formal gardens with a private golf course and grass tennis court. The house is situated near Ludlow famous for its fine dining, Norman castle and historic buildings as well as the annual Arts, Food and Drink Festivals. A fantastic house for family and friends to get together with plenty of space for everyone. …see more
Eaton's Manor House dates from the 1600s and has almost an acre of private walled gardens running down to the Eaton Brook. There are two luxurious Queen Anne mahogany four-poster bedrooms, one is ensuite. Two twin/double ensuites and two triple or double & single rooms. …see more
Located in the rolling hills of Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland, Glenmore is a large 18th century family rental home. Recently renovated, with all the modern conveniences yet still retaining the period features. Glenmore can be rented from as little as £80 pp sharing Take advantage of the fantastic indoor pool, equipped with both sauna and jacuzzi for a decadent getaway. …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, children, Trails, wildlife, Wordsworth stayed at Brinsop Court and Madeleine Carroll lived here and Rev Francis Kilvert often visited. …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
Imposing Hill House is country house escape with a rock'n'roll appeal thanks to the street art punctuated walls, elegant drawing room come glitter ball-hung cocktail lounge, arcade console-filled games room and stunning music system.
Our pricing is super-simple.
Hire Hill House for the weekend for £2610 and £4990 for the week. …see more
Gorgeous Georgian Period Country Home, Great location for Cotswolds. The house sits in the middle of 3 counties - Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and Wiltshire. Sleeps 13 guests in 7 bedrooms plus 5 on additional beds. Great access to M4/M5/M40 network and London. …see more
Ideal Victorian country house venue for groups - perfect for gatherings and reunions.
Indoor heated pool - hot tub - sauna - gym- games room.
3.5 acres landscaped gardens.
Banquet seating for around 40 people.
Available for sole use if required.
Fishing pond. Brilliant for kids - the indoor heated pool is a real asset & there's plenty of activities around the garden …see more
Idyllic spacious Country House (6 bedrooms, sleeps 12) in The Wye Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Ideal for walkers, cyclists, wildlife enthusiasts, golfers, artists and all those seeking peace and tranquility. Cottages adjacent for 4 and 8 persons. Solar hot water heating, pv panels for electricity and ground floor wet room suitable for wheelchair users. …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
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
Luxurious beach house on the sea front. Large walled garden to rear, ideal for families. All rooms are centrally heated & have breathtaking views of the beach; beautifully furnished in a traditional style with a large Aga kitchen. …see more
Maesquarre Hall is a large 16th century Manor House set within 5 acres of stunning Welsh countryside.
Ideal for families seeking a quiet holiday within a gated estate, with a private lake and grounds to picnic, barbeque in or roam free.
Maesquarre Hall is situated perfectly for mountain walks and hikes, 35 minutes from Mumbles / Gower Coast. …see more
This delightful rectory 5* has been fully restored to create very comfortable accommodation (5 stars French administration) TV, DVD,music, safe,wi-fi in all bedrooms. The house is set in secluded grounds opposite the castle and the church of nadaillac and has a private heated pool. The shady terrace, which runs along the back of the house, enjoys countryside views. …see more
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
Self-catering country house with stunning views, located within a 40 acre Scottish Highland Estate with loch frontage and fishing rights. Luxury country house set in the heart of Highland Perthshire, perfect for familes and large groups. …see more
An elegant grade II listed country manor house standing in over 3 acres of private gardens which include a full size tennis court. The river Nar borders the estate. The house has recently been lavishly renovated and offers a luxurious venue for large groups of 16 or mo. 8 large double bedrooms; 7 double suites and 1 ground floor double bedroom …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
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
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
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
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