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.
Stand-alone, 2-floored cottage in a quiet, small “village that time forgot”, nestled in the picturesque Seven Valleys, overlooking a stream and pasture-land... cows, ducks, geese, pheasants, doves, wood-peckers...
Modern comfortable house in quiet countryside. Sleeps 4-6. Beautiful shared garden w pool. For summer holiday or longer winterstay. Well equipped, cool in summer, varm and cosy in winter, AC and fireplace. 3 outdoor sitting areas. TV, internett. Faro 30 min, beach 5 km Belmonte is a very beautiful area, and lovely not only in the summer. Perfect in the Winter, sunny terasses …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
Polop is an Ideal base for those looking for a true Spanish feel to their vacation. Set In a beautiful location with great walks, climbing opportunities & fabulous restaurants. With the hustle and bustle of the resorts on the Costa Blanca only 10 minutes away
There is ample on street parking nearby. Free WIFI isalso available in a few of the local bars …see more
Private villa with salt water private swimming pool. Suitable for children, family or elderly. Fantastic poolside BBQ area. Fully equipped kitchen inc. dishwasher & washing machine. Close to several beautiful beaches. Short walk to bars, restaurants & mini-market. …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
**New Property** Craigdarroch Cottage
Newly refurbished coachman's cottage. Excellent base for exploring the Scottish countryside. Enjoy the loch and mountain view while relaxing in front of the wood burning stove. Ideally located for the Ryder Cup 2014. …see more
The Lot in the South-West of France permits very divers holiday activities : fariente at the swimming pool, visits of medieval cities and castles, sports (hiking, horse riding, tree walking, kayak, ballooning and is ideally fit for families or special events. We organize family, friends & team building events: hiking on the chemin de Saint Jacques de Compostelle
A farmhouse in the Scottish Highlands in a quiet glen. Surrounded by land. Ideal touring centre. 7 miles from Loch Ness. Beaches, forests, castles, the west coast, Aviemore and the Cairngorms all within reach.
Sorry, no dogs. ADULTS/TEENS ONLY because of risks to children, water courses, horses etc. No smoking …see more
Comfortable, well equipped apartment for 4-6 people. Quiet village setting in picturesque Upper Savinja Valley, Slovenia. Wide range of activities available for all tastes and abilities. Walking Packages. Shops, amenities and spas nearby. Local knowledge, English hosts. BOOKING NOW FOR SPRING, SUMMER 2014
Awarded 3* by Tourist Authority
F'book: Apartma Bela Breza, Slovenia …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
A brand new apartment in our house with own entrance. You should do a lot of activities skiing, night coasting from Mangart, golfing, fishing, mountaineering, kayaking, rafting, paragliding, tennis... or only rest in peaceful surroundings. Kobarid is a historical town, all around is a beautiful nature with the river Soca & Nadiza, mountains. …see more
Holt Bank offers high quality accommodation with a multitude of features reflecting this great example of Victorian 'Gothic' architecture, yet providing the latest modern facilities giving you a relaxing base to explore the region. Easy access to road and rail links. Designed around 2 people, Holt Bank can accommodate 4, with the hire of 2 single beds £10 / person / night. …see more
Fantastic lake view living. This hillside residence is in a quiet and tranquil setting and boasts stunning panoramic lake views. The large balcony overlooks the lake and mountains and is perfect for alfresco dining. A penthouse property with fabulous beamed ceilings throughout, creating a gorgeous ski-chalet feel. …see more
3 Bedrooms;(one double bedroom on ground floor, family kitchen/dining area, sitting room with woodburner, ground floor bathroom/wetroom, sunny garden + terrace, central location, minutes walk to harbour and beaches, ideal for cycling, + dogs welcome by arrangement. Level access ground floor double bedroom and bathroom/living areas. Cot and highchair available on request. …see more
A modern luxury villa offered at a budget price. Great views from villa and the extensive gardens which have outside dining facilities. Close to small town of Jalon, which has riverside bars,restaurants, shops, and local community pool. 12 km from beaches and golf. Villa is south facing, has a Naya for al fresco dining, and a private sunbathing area with outside shower. …see more
Villa Kori is the perfect place for families and friends who want to spend a relaxed holiday in a comfortable environment. Ideal for endless days on the beatch as well as exploring trips throughout the island or just hanging out together. The smooth sandy beach is suitable for children sunbathing and watersports. …see more
This pretty modern villa is situated in the private gated domain of Val d'Azur near the quaint and charming Provençal village of Valbonne. The domaine has tennis courts and a large communal pool and the villa has its own private pool.
An ideal rural retreat for exploring the area, any length of stay over two nights considered, lovely walks and cycling from the door, a substantial continental breakfast can be provided if required, lots of interesting places to visit near by. Next door to excellent village shop, opposite a friendly village inn and church - beautiful setting. …see more
Spacious farmhouse with lots of original features. Lovely garden, especially during June and July. Big private pool great for diving and lengths, with a shallow section for toddlers. Lusignac village and restaurant an easy walk. Brantome and Aubeterre nearby. …see more
The Bothy is a cosy charming little cottage for 2, with a lounge, open plan kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. All rooms are situated on the ground floor, providing easy access. You will enjoy the rural feeling and at the same time walk to the town square within 5 minutes. …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
A fantastic homely farmhouse-edge of Los Romanes-overlooking olive groves. Peaceful location. Max 4 adults 2 kids UNDER 10. Walk to village bars/shops/restaurant. Perfect for ramblers/country lovers, birdwatchers, or a beach/totally relaxed chilled holiday. We have a sunbathing area by the pool for quiet peaceful relaxing times. With Pagoda for shade - Bliss!! …see more
ABRUZZO has the largest natural parks in Italy. With over 140,000 well protected acres the parks cover two thirds of the total area of Abruzzo, no other region in Europe can say the same. It is the most delightful region of Central Italy. …see more
Traditional Village House. Fully restored, well-equipped with wifi. Space for adults and children (house 151m2, garden >1000 m2). Beautiful garden, private and secure. Outdoor dining area with BBQ. Close to Bajmok, Backa Topola, Subotica and Sombor. …see more
Talroch maison is a granite house built in 1622 surrounded by woodland and 50 metres away from the river Sarre It nestles in the beautiful and peaceful hamlet of Talroch within walking distance of the village of Melrand. Ideal for nature lovers. …see more
Peaceful, quiet location in the Cruese - Limousin.
Woodland & countryside tracks for walking.
Bird and Wildlife watching.
Winter ski day trips arranged.
A detached Cotswold-stone cottage offering high-end accommodation for two in the beautiful hamlet of Upper Slaughter. Surrounded by stunning countryside it's perfect for couples looking for a romantic break away. SHORT BREAKS available please contact us for a quote. We're proud to have been awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award 2014. …see more
Experience the Old Spain. Beautifully restored traditional Casa de Campo. Comfortable 2 bedroomed country house on the hill among the olive groves, overlooks the peaceful hamlet of Las Cuevas. Sun all day. Shady terrace. Splash pool. Walk to bar. Beach 30mins. Rural, Great Value & Experiencing the Real Spain all words that sum up a holiday at La Loma. …see more
This spectacular house is located in a rural area of Tavira. A little hidden, lies in a quiet and reserved place. The beaches are located in the Ria Formosa nature reserve and are 5-10 minutes drive away.
In this House you can expect all the comfort of a modern home, with finishes of the highest quality. …see more
In the beautiful Course Valley, Clubhouse Gites self contained & fully equipped apartment has everything you could possibly need for a truly relaxing holiday - 'a real home from home'! Large garden with many childrens games, terrace, BBQ & great Games room. Clubhouse Gites offers great value for money and is perfectly located for the best possible holiday. …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
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
Set in unspoilt open countryside, this newly-renovated gite has on the Normandy/Loire border has a new bathroom, HD tv, UK freesat, DVD player, free wireless internet, new kitchen (washing machine/dishwasher) sun loungers, electricity and water included. Woodburner. Ideally located for exploring the Loire and Lower Normandy, just over an hour from Caen. NEW THIS YEAR. …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
Bothan Darach is a very comfortable self catering cottage situated, on the shores of Loch Linnhe with lovely sea loch & mountain views – the sunsets are superb!
We have been told by guests that the cottage is perfect and is very well equipped with many extras. * Bothan Darach has a four star quality rating from the Scottish Tourist board
Grade 2-listed, riverside mill apartment; 2 bedrooms, bathroom & shower room; fishing rights; secluded location in mature gardens; views over river Aire & Pennine Way; good pub food & shops nearby; conveniently located for many attractions and activities; parking Renovated & refurbished for 2014, the apartment offers a luxurious and relaxing venue for a holiday …see more
Modern, luxurious self catering apartment with stunning country views. Set in a peaceful location the place is ideal for winter sun breaks, cyclists, walkers and couples wishing to explore the beautiful countryside. Traditional bars and restaurants are located nearby. The apartment provides all-year--round comfort so is ideal for winter breaks.
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.
Wagtail is a fully accessible holiday lodge with private terrace overlooking our coarse fishing lake. It has 1 bedroom and an accessible wet room. It has a specially adapted low level kitchen for wheelchair users inc. washer/dryer. The lounge has a sofabed and HDTV. Facilities include an indoor pool, licensed bar (seasonal opening hours), coarse fishing lake & games room …see more
A little haven on the Northumberland Heritage Coast, Poppy Cottage Embleton will give you a holiday to remember.
Unique personal touches to enhance your stay, enjoy your welcome pack full of delicious homemade treats and locally sourced produce.
LOOK FOR SPECIAL SEASON DISCOUNT OFFERS !
Sleeps 4 ( flexible arrangements )
( 1 with bath and shower cubicle, and upstairs wet room , walk in shower )
110 m² living area
55 m² terrace areas , 1 lower with Spa / 1 rooftop..super views
New to the market as a holiday rental
low prices and totally inclusive
Welcome pack supplied free !
Simple,traditional,pretty house for 1- 4 people.South facing roof terrace,superb views & big garden.1.5km from lovely village of Puivert and its sandy,swimming/fishing lake. Ideal for bird watchers,ramblers,nature lovers & summer/winter sports. Wi Fi available. …see more
It is a quiet place, ideal for hiking, paragliding, bike rental (mountain bike), horse riding. But above all, relax and unwind from the daily stress.
A few meters from the house and we can find an extensive network of trails. …see more
Nepoleonic House suitable for 2 people,with private garden and parking and overlooking our stunning 12/6 metre pool.this accommodation is suitable for a cot and
WIFI internet access.Beautiful location and setting
This nepoleonic House is set in a fabulous setting sharing a 12/6 metre s pool solar heated.
Character Vintage Devon Noss Mayo cottage. in idylic waterside village .
2 bedroom and 2 bathroom. Sleeps 4 ( 1 double bed and 2 singles).
Sofa bed also available sleeps 2 extra.
Coastal walks, Dogs welcome!, Log fire. Parking for 1 car. Private patio. Garden. Fully equipped kitchen, dish washer, washing machine, microwave. bedding and towels provided.
Vintage style. …see more