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.
Villa to rent
Medieval villa to rent in picturesque mountain village in Liguria Italy close to the French Riviera. Experience staying in the friendly historic Italian village of Pigna as well as enjoying days out to the French coast towns of Monaco, Menton, San Remo. The villa sleeps 7/8 comfortably and is very charming and unique with lots of sunny outside space. …see more
Situated in the very nice and characteristic Mosel town of Briedel, our holiday home on the Mosel is perfectly placed for cycling and walking for all different degrees of fitness and perfectly located for a short break or a leisurely holiday! …see more
Although set in the quiet hamlet of Bradford, Rose Cottage is a mere 2 miles from Bamburgh and the wonderful Northumberland coastline. A further mile inland is the A1, making ideal access to places of interest and historic market towns around North Northumberland. …see more
Quayside Cottage and The Boathouse are suitable for couples and single travellers (sorry, but we do not cater for children and pets).
Set on the banks of the magnificent River Deben. A paradise for birdwatchers - fishermen - sailors - golfers - cyclists - walkers. Also see The Boathouse at Quayside on the River Deben …see more
Rural but not isolated Laurel House is ideal for families. It will be your "home away from home". It is a perfect base for activity holidays, for visiting a wide range of local attractions or simply barbecuing on the patio or relaxing in the large gardens. Laurel House is opposite our other property for holiday letting called Jasmin Cottage for 4 people …see more
La Clergerie is a traditional 'mas et pierre' farmhouse, situated in the Marais National Park on the Cotentin Peninsular just 20 mins from the sea. The property is in a pretty butterfly filled vally adjoining open countryside, yet close to modern amenities. …see more
Casale Orioles is a recently built holiday home immersed in the green. The apartment is equipped with all necessary amenities to ensure a relaxing holiday. The home has a strategic position, just 16km from the Airport, 20km form Palermo and 4km from the sea! On YouTube by typing Casale Orioles, you can view the video presentation of our holiday home.
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
Self-catering accommodation in Sandhead, Rhins of Galloway, sleeps 4, family & dog friendly, secure garden, on-street parking, lockable bike store, shop, pub/restaurant and café nearby, mile long sandy beach. Ideal base for walking, fishing, golfing, bird watching.
Enjoy unspoilt beaches, stunning gardens, seaside villages & varied walks in a mild climate.
A charming traditional stone house with a private swimming-pool located on the outskirts of the village of Kritou Terra, near the holiday beach resort of Polis. The restored farmhouse enjoys complete quietness and privacy, with the nearest house over 250m away. Rates include a free car with comprehensive insurance and free airport transfers to/from Pafos Airport. …see more
Apartment, villa, in historic town.Spacious bright rooms with balconies, fully fitted kitchen, relaxing living room, calm ensuite bedrooms. Traditional authentic Italy on the doorstep, from the back views across rolling wheat fields, groves of oilive, grapes and fig. Language, art, cooking courses, sightseeing can be booked in advance with local agency. …see more
Charming small cottage well proportioned studio apartment, with all prices totally inclusive with the possible exception of additional logs for the wood burning fire.
Guests have free access to all other facilities on site e.g. Games room with free pool table. …see more
Cosy country style ground floor self-contained apartment in two acres by the Brown Flesk river. Situated halfway between Killarney and Tralee, 1mile from Farranfore village off the Tralee road down a lane. It is suitable for both families and groups of fishermen. We produce naturally grown fruit vegetables and eggs, available in season. Electricity, gas included. …see more
This stone built, two storey cottage is comfortable, clean and recently refurbished. It has a wood burner and sleeps four, in one double and one twin room. It provides a cosy and comfortable stay for families, couples or even someone working away from home on business. It is a warm and homely base to explore the whole North East region on foot, car or bicycle. …see more
Cheap Ski holidays at Cerkno 10km away for families, or groups
Fishing holidays - specialist groups can be organised with everything transport/ guiding and licences
This house is ideal for 1 or 2 families and groups or Individuals and couples for complete relaxation. …see more
Ideally situated only a mile from the Georgian harbour town of Aberaeron and a delightful walk along the coastal path. New Quay with its safe sandy beaches and Dolphins and colourful yachts are only a few minutes drive away. …see more
Pubs and restaurants in easy walking distance
Great for walking holidays
In the South Downs National Park
Near to Goodwood and Fontwell Races
4 miles from the sea
Train connections to London and Gatwick airport from nearby Worthing An area full of places to visit - National Trust, several theatres and just 30 minutes from Brighton …see more
Luxury romantic cottage, set in Castleoliver Farm which was voted top ten Farmhouse by Holiday Lettings 2011. beautifully restored to exceptional standard. Ideal touring base for Cork, Kerry, Tipperary and Waterford. A tranquil rural retreat in spectacular surroundings. …see more
This river fronted holiday apartment is attached to the Old Forge Pumphouse with its own entrance and private seating area outside. It has one double bedroom, bathroom with bath, a fully fitted kitchen/living area. Sleeps 2 people but a 3rd can be accommodated. A generous welcome pack is provided..
Access to the owners washing machine if required. …see more
Sleeps 4+,Garden with views, TV, DVD & CD player + selection music, FREE WIFI.,Baby & child friendly, Kitchen / Diner, Shower room, board games, beach items. ADULTS & CHILDRENS BIKES , Walks, fishing, cycling,painting & photography, markets. Restaurant in village. The cottage is in a great position to use as a base for your days trips whatever your holiday entails. …see more
Mountain Retreat in Las Alpujarras. Private Pool And Views To The Coast And Africa
Peaceful Location, 10 Minute Walk To Canar, 45 Minute Drive To The Coast, An Hour To Granada
Sleeps 8-10 (4 Bedrooms)
Enjoy walking the GR7, horse riding and other country pursuits …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
Is located in a very central position in the same square of train and bus station .It's only 10 minutes walking from the city center and 5 to the beach.Additionally is perfect for excursions to Egadi's islands and Erice with a parking area behind the building. …see more
200 metres from Clifden Town Square, perfectly located in the heart of Connemara to avail of all that Galway has to offer. On the harbour but 2 minutes from restaurants and shops. A short drive to Kylemore Abbey, Roundstone, Cleggan, Claddaghduff or to take a ferry to I
Our guests are those who flee from loneliness of the big city, you may want to write, paint or just relax, together with those who love, in the absence of an enchanted atmosphere. A way of life so ancient and so new. We were not aware of the existence of the Americas,and Urbani Palace already existed, with its austere elega …see more
OPAL is located in a picturesque rural village in County Roscommon. It provides an excellent location for a tranquil retreat where you can enjoy peace and harmony in the Irish countryside. Close to the River Suck it is also an ideal location for a fishing holiday. OPAL offers a tranquil setting where you can escape from the distractions of modern day life. No TV etc. …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
There is something for everyone. Children will love chickens with young and ducks/outdoor games etc. Will suit hard of walking as all on one level with tranquil view. Adults can play golf, sit in summerhouse and look over lake with newspaper in morning. Dogs welcome Where else will you get home made bread, fresh free range eggs, and watch the chickens roaming about freely. …see more
Free Wi-fi, 2 Bedrooms, 2 balconies, fully equipped kitchen, located opposite a great restaurant, central location, sleeps 6, washing machine, close to piste, quiet location Larger groups of up to 12 people can be stay by also booking the apartment next door (reference 335485) …see more
If you are naturalist and wish to re-conciliate with yourselves, you surely will find comfortable our countryside residence. The villa is inside a large estate located near to Climiti Mounts, part of Ibleo plateau. Landscape is typical of Iblei mounts, characterized by white stone and distinctive stonewall. …see more
The Old Stable is a fully renovated building in the grounds of The Orchard Guesthouse, decorated in a folk style reminiscent of the Greek islands. The bright patio with a view to the orchard and the country style furniture give it a fantastically relaxing atmosphere. …see more
Spacious,quiet,wood burning stove,premium fixtures and fittings,If you love the great outdoors but want to stay in a top quality house then you will not be disapointed by staying at Ericht Cottage. …see more
Maison Les Bardons is a large, charming and characteristic family home / holiday home with heated pool, renovated and restyled. There is room enough for eight people. It is available for holidays in spring, summer, autumn and winter, each season off …see more
New fully air-conditioned apartment, 100 meters from the sea, overlooking cascading swimming pools, Breathtaking scenery with magnificent sea and mountain views, Walking distance to village with harbor,10 restaurants, bars and shops. Peaceful Location. …see more
Lovely 4 star cottage. Picturesque Wensleydale village with stream, green and village pub ideally situated for walking/ touring the Yorkshire Dales. Furnished to a high standard. En-suite and separate bathroom. Lovely patio for relaxing outdoors. Ample private parking. See the places visited by Ade Edmondson in the TV programme "The Dales". Discover James Herriot country. …see more
Thorncliffe House sleeps 8 people in 4 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. Ideally located to visit many attractions in the Peak District & Derbyshire Dales or for walking and cycling. The house is very spacious with a log burner & secure parking for your car or bikes. Free wifi Bookings start at 3pm on a Friday or a Monday and finish at 10am on a Friday or a Monday. 3/4/7 night breaks …see more
Two minute walk from the Gondola, 3rd floor Self Catering apartment with unspoilt views of the mountains and complex. Ideally suited to small family or couples. Comfortably sleeps 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. Superior Large Studio 53sqm - All home from home comforts. Mountain views from balcony. …see more
Escondite is a cosy Traditional rural cottage to relax in after a day of adventure in Spain with plenty to do in the surrounding area or somewhere to simply relax, enjoy the peace and quite on a romantic break away in the Spanish hills. We offer a catered option where all your cleaning and cooking will be done. Email to inquire :) …see more
Birch Cottage is a traditional 4 bedroomed cottage located in the village of Helmsdale, Sutherland. The village, which has all the local facilities that you could want (local shops, café, hotel, butchers), is ideally situated for exploring the North of Scotland. The south facing walled garden provides safe and private outdoor space for all the family.
Self-contained, pet friendly, farm stay, gay friendly, City comfort in rural setting, peace and quiet Lismar Lodge is a fully fenced property. Pets welcome in the cottage but outside overnight kennels available …see more
Riverside Bed and breakfast, 2 bedrooms, fishing, walking, cycling, explore the Normandy countryside.
Bike hire upon request. Pets welcome. 5 min Neufchatel en bray, 10 mins Forges-les-Eaux, 35 mins Rouen & Dieppe,2 hrs from Paris, 1hr 45 D Day Landing beaches Continental breakfast is included in the price indicated.
Situated by a rural working railway station with trains north to Birmingham and beyond, and south to London. Station Cottage is a great location for those wishing to leave the car at home Please note this is a no smoking property …see more