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.
4 En-suite air conditioned bedrooms.
2 bespoke wood & marble kitchens.
Roof top terrace.
Huge Master bed double aspect balcony.
Built in Safe.
3 iPod Docking stations
Built in BBQ
Private Pool A genuine easy walk to town! Excellent cafes nearby. Local shop. Brilliant views.
Rent as 1,3or 4 bed villa …see more
New stunning modern family house, designed by the owner/ architect, just 15 minutes walk from the bustling market town of Ceret and located in a quite residential area on the edge of town.
5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, private garden with swimming pool.
Huge 4 bedroom (sleeps 8) 3 bathroom detached Spanish villa in four acre olive and citrus groves. Stunning mountain views. Large private pool, extensive terraces, BBQ and garden. Wi-fi, Sky TV. Secluded location. Malaga airport & beach 25 mins. Golf 5 mins. Shop 3 mins. A cleaning service is available during your stay (extra charge). A cot and high chair can also be hired. …see more
La Vieille Grange is a truly delightful former stone farmhouse sympatheticly restored to a high standard that offers a lot of beautiful space for 8 people to have a wonderful holiday in idyllic surroundings. A welcome basket of essentials (wine beer bread milk croissant etc) is provided. WI-FI avilable. …see more
Charming Manoir close to Le Mans. In 7 acres, with fantastic grounds. Full of character with open fire & high beamed ceilings. Located at the edge of a little village , close to beautiful areas for walking, fishing & riding. A rural retreat. …see more
Taliesin is a beautifully designed house in a perfect location. FRONT LINE TO THE SEA. It is situated on a private island in Knysna Lagoon. At high tide the water comes up to the pool deck. Views are stunning. A daily housekeeper makes it a real holiday. …see more
PERFECT SPRING GETAWAY.
PRIVATE, freestanding home, garden, swimming pool for you only!
IDEAL CORPORATE RETREAT. Meeting facility available.
Shops, restaurants, caves nearby. Private & personal : blissful swimming, reading, BBQ-ing
Perfect for couples or small families.
Large detached house in the heart of the village of Thurlestone. Set back from the road in private grounds, it is a haven of tranquility. Within easy walking distance of Thurlestone golf course, sandy beaches & the coastal path, Treetops is the perfect holiday home. Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Treetops is a great place to relax with friends & family. …see more
Lindisfarne Bay Cottages are a stunning, luxury self-catering cottage development on the water's edge overlooking Holy Island and Lindisfarne Castle on Northumberland's Heritage Coast, midway between Berwick and Bamburgh. 4 star gold award from enjoyengland.com …see more
A very stylish, light and airy house with fabulous sea and mountain views, close to the beach, shops and numerous restaurants and facilities of Hout Bay. The house has recently been totally renovated and is decorated to a very high standard throughout The garden has 3 terraces and a 6 seater hot tub. There is a double garage, on street parking and an alarm …see more
Beach front : are you looking for that special place to escape to relax and unwind; share with a love one; a quiet place to recover; then this is your piece of paradise. Exclusively for couples / persons who want the perfect destination to stay a little longer A place that most people only dream off....and a little bit more.
2 Kayaks & beach cycle are for your use. …see more
A wonderful retreat to unwind and relax. Incredibly beautiful coastal environment for you to share and experience in Tasmania. Absolute beachfront fully equipped self contained holiday home. An enjoyable and scenic 40minute drive to Hobart, Salamanca and MONA ferry. …see more
Perfect for families and friends. Stunning views in all directions. Wifi internet. Large pool in ancient olive grove. Peace and privacy yet only 8 minutes drive to a lively village with 3 restaurants, cafes and shops. Large grounds not-overlooked. Tuscany/Umbria border. Daily maid service, cooks and baby-sitters can be available on request for an additional cost. …see more
Trullo Lammas is a recently renovated stylish two bedroom trullo sleeping a maximum of 6. Furnished in a "shabby chic" style. Beautiful salt water pool overlooking private land. Suitable for people who love eating, drinking and enjoying life …see more
Rivavista is located in the delightful village of Lelant near St Ives. Consisting of two properties La Casa and La Casita sleeping 12 people. The property is beautifully presented and is one of Cornwall's finest retreats. Ideal for family reunions and holidays. …see more
Fabulous well appointed 5 bedroom villa with large private heated pool, great outside terraces and gardens with sea views. Al fresco BBQ & dining area. Walking distance to the beach, shops & restaurants. Larger town of Lagos is only 10 mins drive. Sleeps 10 + babies A perfect villa for families or groups of friends holidaying together wanting a spacious well situated villa …see more
Modern + tradition / adorable cottage in Madeira for 2 people
Traditional House / Palheiro completely renovated very nice furnished and comfortable
In the countryside, immersed in nature on the flower island Madeira, plot of of 1800 sqm. …see more
Larmer Tree Chalke Valley History Festival Port Regis Sandroyd St Mary's Bryanston Canford Sherborne.
Apart from for the express use of lighting the woodburner/barbeque, no smoking, flames, fires or fireworks. …see more
Private enclave of just two holiday homes, sleeping 10+ & 4/6. Set in 6.5 acres of beautiful landscaped and tree lined gardens
Open living spaces, 7 large double/twin bedrooms (4 en-suite), outside terrraces, shady pergolas, 12 x 6 m heated pool. Child friendly
Once you have experienced a week or two at Gigan it will be come your 'secret escape' - return again & again …see more
A big spacious 6 bedroom villa with large private pool set in tropical gardens. A great place for all the family to spend time together, or for old friends to meet up and make some new memories in a relaxing, informal setting. …see more
Old "relais" dating from 1850 in the heart of a typical Medoc village, ideally located between vineyards the Atlantic coast beaches. Renovated in 2013 in vintage chic style, the house has 5 bedrooms with a large rose-filled garden and a heated swimming pool. …see more
Self-catering house with stunning sea views, just a short stroll to the beach. Gated entrance. Veranda for al fresco dining. Pool and volleyball area. Ideal for families / couples seeking relaxation Restaurants, shops along the beach. The scenic town of Tropea just 10min by car. …see more
Andalusian country house on its own plot of land with private swimming pool and whirlpool, palm, olive and almond trees,nearest neighbours are horses to ride, goats to watch. Perfect place to hide from the world, ideal combination of 'peace and quiet' with 'mod cons'. Agua Amarga sandy, 'family' beach and diving 'school' is only 5 minutes slow drive or 20 minutes walk. …see more
The villa comprises a 2 bedroomed semi-detached villa with private shaded parking to the front, landscaped gardens to front and rear, and a private sun deck and pool to the rear. Privacy wall surrounds ensure a relaxing time by the pool. Spacious airy lounge with comfy …see more
Beach Villa with private pool & Jacuzzi!Enjoy your day and pamper your self with the jacuzzi or choose a nice walk to the fish tavernas and cafes which are 500 metres away from the villa!It is ideally located, not far from beautiful city of Rethymno, 15 min driving! Panormos is a small traditional Cretan fishing village with narrow cobbled streets, shops and nice beaches! …see more
Villa Alba is a beautiful family friendly villa with a larger then average private pool, Wifi, Sky TV ( sport ) & Full Air Con.
It is situated at the base of the majestic Montgo mountain looking towards a valley filled with Almond, Olive & Orange trees.
New to the letting market this fabulous villas has beautiful views over Montgo. There is a magnificent heated pool, approximately 11 metres long, with sun terrace and patio area. The separate summer house is ideal for BBQs in the hot summer evenings. …see more
Charming stone house with private pool in a town yet located in a delightful private walled garden. The in-ground tiled pool 5 x 10 metres, has a safety alarm and has a constant depth of 1.4 metres. The land runs down to the private bank of the Charente and fishing. A separate stone apartment in the grounds is also available …see more
Authentic patio house in the heart of Medina Sidonia. The pool & terraces are perfect for relaxing on sunny days, as is the roof terrace with panoramic views over a patchwork of undulating tiled roofs to the rural splendour of rolling hills fringed by the Atlantic Ocean Casa de Medina offers a true home from home for even the most jaded of travellers …see more
Modern, spacious, comprehensively equipped, luxury apartment close to cable car and village centre. 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Log fire, cable TV, PS3, wireless internet. First floor apartment with lift, balcony and 2 underground secure parking place …see more
Spacious and open plan 4 bed ski-in out ski-out apartment over 2 floors, with balcony overlooking the slopes, this property is ideal for families and groups. As well as a superb base to ski Flaine and the Grand Massif, it is also perfect for an Alpine summer break. …see more
Privately owned country villa set in enclosed grounds and beautiful lawned gardens with swimming pool, large sun terrace, shady pergola and BBQ. Enjoying spectacular open views to nearby mountains and countryside yet only 5 mins drive to Pollenca and 10 mins to PP. NEW 2014!! New floor tiles/furniture/soft furnishings plus table tennis and football table from Easter 2014 …see more
A collection of 4 beautifully converted cottages with private terraces and a stunning swimming pool within seven acres of land. Perfect for large groups for summer but to get all four cottages you will have to book early! …see more
A typical Charentaise house set in the beautiful countryside of Charente-Maritime near St Jean d'Angely. Located in a small hamlet (about a dozen houses in all) this is the perfect place to get away from it all and simply relax. …see more
Enjoy the best of both worlds in this stunning detached villa with private gardens and swimming pool, in a quiet corner of Gaucin village. Secluded and enjoying spectacular views, it is also only five minutes walk from the lively centre of the village and its amenities. Villa Los Buhos is the perfect place “to get away from it all” in a luxurious and spacious environment. …see more
7 Bedroom (2 downstairs) 8 Bathroom large historic gite (6 en-suite) and gardens, built 1703 with magnificent views of stunning Suisse Normande area. Easy access to WW2 D-Day Landing Beaches & Historic Normandy. Sightseeing; walking, cycling (hilly), relaxing. Huge 450 sq metre house and big private gardens - plenty of space for a large group to holiday together. …see more
Spilia Bay villas & Spa is a complex of 3 luxurious, brand new, 3-bedroom villas of 138 sq.m. in a 6,000 sq.m. area, each one with its private swimming pool with hydro massage including anything that guarantees relaxing and memorable holidays with complete privacy. …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
Casa Mori Cristina is a brand new holiday villa on a quiet farm with a superb large swimming pool. The villa is just outside the walls of the ancient village of Gragnanella, and has recently been restored to a high standard.
There is internet available Surrounded by beautiful scenery, the village of Gragnanella is safe and interesting for children to play in. …see more