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.
Availability in September. Come when the crowds have gone but the weather is still great. Enjoy magnificent Brittany beaches, visit beautiful 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
A beautifully renovated intimate Filey holiday property for two people in the North Yorkshire Moors, close to the beach and rural enough to allow you to get away from it all. All the little extras included to make your stay memorable. Dogs more than welcome, bowls and chews provided …see more
Spacious, well equipped property, beautiful views from all windows. Large hot tub with fantastc views across Strontian glen towards mountains. Perfect for romantic, relaxing breaks. Close to areas of natural beauty and National Nature Reserves. Relaxing rural location. Honeysuckle House is very wheelchair friendly Wheel-in shower, and easy access throughout the downstairs …see more
Whatever the weather, you will find plenty to do in the area, exploring the Wye Valley or making use of the sports equipment in the garage to canoe the river or cycle the forest/river paths. Baby equipment is available and well behaved dogs are welcome.
Charming old cottage in Kirkby Lonsdale.
Tastefully decorated and well appointed, Fairbank is just a minutes walk from the lively town centre.
River and countryside walks from the doorstep
Visit us at www.fairbankholidays.blogspot.co.uk.
Le Heron 2 studio provides extremely affordable but comfortable accommodation for 2 people (more is possible) within the Le Cormier holiday facility, set in 10 acres of unspoilt countryside and formerly a working farm dating back to around the 17th century. SPECIAL WINTER RATES NOW AVAILABLE FOR 2014. NO INCREASE ON 2013 RATES FOR OTHER PERIODS. …see more
Beautiful Sea View Private Villa set on the hills of Hua Thanon beach area with 3 bedrooms, living area with equipped open kitchen, balconies, swimming pool and deck, private carpark and pleasant privacy.
Enjoy the grand view over the Gulf of Thailand ! …see more
A warm welcome form Mike and Carol. Four Star Quality grading this cottage is perfect for couples and overlooks fabulous gardens, lovely relaxing atmosphere. The cottage has attractive open plan feel and is conveniently all on one level, with one double bedroom, Need something bigger, try Beal Croft cottage, our two cottages are located together in Warkworth. …see more
Situated in a peaceful, rural location ten miles from Exmoor National Park, Moorview is ideal for exploring the unspoilt countryside or visiting nearby picturesque beaches. The annexe has been built to a high standard and sleeps up to 3 persons, and one dog Under floor CH, a large conservatory and wet room with power shower, a secure garden and dining area. …see more
Listed traditional 2 bedroom cottage, built in 1828 in the small hamlet of Bogmoor, located 3 miles from Fochabers which is in the heart of the Morayshire Whiskey trail and a mile from the famous Salmon populated River Spey. Property benefits from a large secluded rear garden, with off road parking. …see more
Warm and inviting detached cottage in conservation area of a lovely village. It is close to beautiful beaches and the stunning old fishing villages of the East Neuk of Fife. Only 10 miles from St Andrews & Edinburgh only an hour away. Lots of things to see and do. Ideally situated for activities such as golf, walking, cycling & water sports. Or just curl up with a book! …see more
Self catering 1 bedroom apartment in village 3 miles from the market town of Saffron Walden, and ideally located for day trips to London and Cambridge. Good transport links (Stansted Airport and Audley End train station) and numerous good walks straight from the door …see more
Carrigeen Cottage is nestled in the beautiful Kilkenny countryside & only 10 minutes from the medieval city of Kilkenny. Whether it's a quiet country retreat for you & your partner, a fun filled family getaway or a weekend away with the girls you'll love Carrigeen! …see more
Get away from it all at this detached beach front bungalow on the shingle. There is direct access to the beach with an enclosed garden keeping it safe for children and dogs. The cottage has a nautical theme with original shiplap walls. It is quirky and unspoilt. …see more
A high quality, comfortable apartment ideal for relaxing or as a base for exploring the eastern Algarve, Ria Formosa and SW Spain. Close to a range of beaches, golf courses and the delights of Tavira but far enough away to just chill, relax and soak up the sunny weather Fully serviced apartment. Local, native english speaker will meet you on arrival. Unlimited WiFi available. …see more
Teach Carraig is the perfect country retreat. The cottage consists of two bedrooms, a sitting room, kitchen/diner, two bathrooms, porch, private garden, patio area and free off road parking for 2 cars. …see more
Riverside. Countryside. Very peaceful. Extensive garden. Wildlife. Birdlife. Kingfisher. Otters. Deer. Rare-breed sheep. Birdwatching. Relaxation. Easy access to coast, beach and Broads. Renewable energy. Gastro-pub at the end of the drive. Fishing. Itteringham Mill is a renewable energy demonstrator site with several building awards …see more
Character cottage on historic estate with log fire, exposed beams and traditional farmhouse furniture. Perfect central location for seeing South Wales' best attractions - a fairy tale setting on a peaceful farm and yet close to all modern amenities. Hafod Y Wennol is only five miles from the M4 motorway. Less time travelling - more time holidaying! …see more
Stylish open-plan, ground floor apartment with high beamed wooden ceiling in a converted Galician barn nestled in a pine forest 0.5km from the beach on the Ria Muros y Noia. Adapted shower room for disabled use …see more
Stylish, modern apartment with all mod-cons in a recently converted Galician stone barn. 500m to the beach, 1.5km to the maritime parade. Stunning sea/countryside views from the gardens, patio, sunroof terrace and BBQ picnic area. Perfect place to chill out! Frequent guest comments- ´´I really have the feeling of getting away from it all¨ ´´I never slept so well!´´ …see more
Idyllic rural retreat in the green hills of County Down. Close to famous Mourne Mountains, the shores of Carlingford Lough, Newry, Warrenpoint and Rostrevor. Within 90 minute drive from Dublin and Belfast airports. …see more
Spacious & full of character, located down a quiet lane in beautiful Eskdale, the hidden jewel in the English lake district National Park. Shop, Inns & narrow gauge railway all close by. Cleaned by the owners. Ideal area to enjoy the great outdoors without the crowds! Short breaks available throughout the year.
Discount of £40 for booking 2 weeks.
Lowest prices in Eskdale! …see more
The farmhouse is set in two acres of land and is one of 5 properties. The complex is great for a family holiday with its solar heated swimming pool and large gamesroom .There are great walks and cycle rides around Lac Guerdelan which is a 10 minute drive away.. …see more
Charming Cotswold Stone Cottage situated in a Conservation Area and an Area of Outstanding National Beauty.
Short car journey or a lovely country walk to the market town of Stow-on-the-Wold or Bourton-on-the -Water
Cheltenham 20miles-Stratford 24miles-Oxford 27miles Please contact us for SHORT BREAKS and special requirements e.g.Christmas tree, anniversaries, birthdays. …see more
Stunning newly renovated 5 star Cotswold Stone Cottage nestled in a beautiful valley between the village of Edge and the picturesque town of Painswick. Aga, Wood Burning Stove, beautiful private gardens and peaceful, idyllic location make Washbrook a home from home. …see more
Holiday Bungalow In The Beautiful Cotswold Market Town Of Northleach
Quiet Cul-de-sac Location, Within Easy Walking Distance Of Northleach Centre
Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Wheelchair accessible. The property was awarded 3 stars by the AA in May 2013. …see more
The Peak District offers an area of natural beauty, natural heritage, and wonderful landscapes and opportunities to experience tranquility and quiet; and dark night skies. A perfect location for those seeking active leisure, culture and relaxation and thrill seekers. With spectacular views over the surrounding countryside, relax and unwind in a wonderful peaceful setting. …see more
Traditional Cornish barn conversion with swimming pool set in a beautiful rural location. Near to the Eden Project and beaches.
Note: pool closed over winter
Washing machine and driers on site …see more
Large, spacious and quiet country house set in 4 hectares of its own grounds on outskirts of village. Lovely views over the valley in the heart of the wine growing region of Piemonte. Covered portico for al fresco dining. Elegant spa town Acqui Terme 5km away. The famous Truffle Festival is held annually in Alba, about 40 minutes drive away …see more
Located close to an award winning High Street, the salmon-rich River tweed, mountain biking and GO APE at Glentress Forest and mile upon mile of stunning countryside, this charming self catering property provides the perfect base for exploring this lovely area. Secure bike storage available
Modern converted 1950's out-building. 2 storey modern staircase. Central village location. Close to Mainline railway station and local bus routes. Secure off street parking. Central heating included in price. …see more
Ideal for couples or small families looking for real country location.
Rambling, cycling or walking is easy and safe. One hour
from coast of Deauville and honfleur, Paris 90 minutes by train. D-Day
sites 90 minutes. Charming town of Orbec has the best croissants!
Cottage in beautiful rural location set amongst olive groves with lovely views, shared swimming pool, private terrace's, near Lake at Iznajar with sandy beach. 2 Bedrooms,Sleeps 4/5. Easy access to Granada & Cordoba.
Airports 45 & 60 mins. …see more
This recently refurbished 18th century cottage has a peaceful hillside setting with stunning views over the Tyne Valley. Conveniently located near the village of Haydon Bridge, it is the ideal base for exploring Northumberland. …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
NEW JUNE 2013 Ardenia is situated in the delightful village of Appleton Wiske, close to the North Yorks moors and easily accessible from the A19. Sleeping 2/3 people, the bungalow is light and spacious. A conservatory and fenced patio area overlook garden and fields. …see more
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Northcliff Manor has the most stunning views, sleeps 8 comfortably, spacious rooms, attractive grounds, private parking, tranquil location. There is an outdoor pool, (Summer months only), there is an additional charge of £200 for use of the pool …see more
Self-contained ground floor 2 bedroom apartment , both with en-suites. Adjoins owners property and is situated in a quiet residential road just a few minutes' walk to the village centre and beach. Sleeps 4. Well behaved small friendly dogs accommodated, small charge, …see more
Comfortable, spotlessly clean, Solar heated swimming pool open June to September, Private balcony,All towels including beach towels and all linen,bedding and tea towels provided free of charge.
Central heating included,
The sandy beach is a ten minute walk …see more
Family owned classic Welsh stone cottage in the heart of Snowdonia.
Wonderful beaches, miles of walking and cycling routes and nearby championship links golf course, St David's regularly listed in the top 100.
The farm is conveniently situated 3 miles from the historic market town of Ruthin and 1 mile from Rhewl village and the Drovers Arms pub.
Snowdonia - 1 hour's drive
Chester – half an hour's drive
Bala – 22 miles
Rhyl -18 miles
Llangollen – 17 miles …see more
Stylish 2 bedroom apartment in Ilfracombe with sea views, private parking, outdoor patio area and close to the promenade, beaches, restaurants, harbour and Tunnels beach. Prices includes bedlinen, welcome pack, meet and greet service, free wifi, private car parking space & VAT. …see more