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.
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
The beautiful Barn at Nant Llwyd can accommodate 4 people in two spacious ensuite bedrooms. It's quiet, 1/2 mile from the cycling trails in Brechfa Forest, and less than an hour's drive from Cardigan Bay and the south coast beaches. Dog friendly too! Give us a try! …see more
On the edge of the Dales National Park Fox Cottage is the perfect base for exploring North Yorkshire or, if you prefer, just sitting by the fire reading a book. Pubs, shops and tea rooms are only a short stroll away.
Parking. Up to 2 dogs welcome. How about a visit to Betty's Tearooms in Northallerton or Harrogate - both just 40 minutes away. …see more
This recently renovated farmhouse with large log burning stove is set amidst 70 acres of rolling farmland in glorious Galloway, yet lies only 4 miles from the busy country town of Dumfries and twelve miles from the food town of Castle Douglas in an ideal touring base. Ideal for families, walkers, golfers and cyclists. …see more
Park Neuk cottage is located at the heart of the quiet village of Dyke just outside Forres. Perfect for families and couples who love the outdoors, the cottage has miles of woodland walks in Culbin Forest and historic Brodie Castle on its doorstep. SHORT BREAKS AND FLEXIBLE ENTRY DAY AVAILABLE ALL YEAR ROUND. BOOK ONLINE NOW. …see more
A well presented one bedroom cottage 3 miles north of Wem and 6 miles south of Whitchurch in the beautiful unspoilt North Shropshire countryside. Sleeps 2 plus 2. Sky TV (incl. Sky Sports) and WiFi. Suitable for guests with limited mobility. Short breaks also available. …see more
Traditional crofters cottage in a stunning location with Loch and sea views. Stone byre converted into a Spa room featuring hot tub/Jacuzzi ,sauna and cold shower. Two woodburners -perfect for those cosy evenings. …see more
Countryside house for 4 persons + 2 children located in a small village in the hinterland of the island of Solta. Great set of amenities including private pool, large terrace and garden with barbecue, private parking, WI-FI Internet, A/C, SAT TV, fireplace ... …see more
Large heated swimming pool. English TV. Set in private grounds. Close to river with beach and many chateaux, vineyards, restaurants and cycling etc. Easy access to A10 motorway. Airport & TGV within 30 mins. …see more
Luxury apartment with a 60 square metre sun terrace bathed in sunshine from dusk til dawn. The terrace has areas for dining, soft seating and sunbathing. Rugged mountain views surrounding the rear of the apartment are surpassed only by the beautiful coastline of Altea. …see more
Cosy, romantic, well-equipped cottage: hotel-standard mattresses, linen and towels provided, games, toys, DVDs and a generous welcome hamper including wine and chocolates. Free wifi and BBQ, with fuel. Terrace patio with furniture and umbrella. All utilities included. Excellent walking right on the doorstep, with mountain bike trails, slate caverns and steam railway nearby. …see more
Awarded Prestigious Trip Adviser Certificate of Excellence 2014! Kittiwake House is a charming and comfortable 3 bedroomed self catering property. A short stroll from the harbour and coastal walk. Magnificent sea views. Luxury family bathroom and separate shower room. …see more
Well situatered 4* cottage [last graded 1st Apr 2014 by visit Wales] 3 miles outside the historic town of Caernarfon not far from Snowdonia National Park and Dinas Dinlle blue flag beach, [ dog friendly] on the North Wales coast., Asda and tesco deliveries accepted and perishable put away, get off to a quick start to your holiday. …see more
Top quality accommodation for up to 4 in the popular Stroud valley town of Nailsworth. Ideal for two adults. Two additional guests can be accommodated on the double sofa bed in the living room area. The Retreat has a rural feel but the town centre is a 5 min walk away. We look forward to welcoming you and sharing all that Nailsworth and its surroundings have to offer. …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
With its wonderful views over a mature lake.. Ideal for couples, Kingfisher is a spacious, en-suite apartment within the Lakeview Holidays Courtyard Complex, near Fairford and part of the Cotswold water park. …see more
Quiet, spacious Edwardian house and garden on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park between Malham, Skipton, Grassington and Settle. Beautiful views in all directions. Excellent for the outdoor enthusiast, close to the Pennine Way. Just 1 mile from the A65.
There is a piano, music, books, wooden puzzles, dominoes, cards, solitaire & some games for rainy days …see more
Comfortable, well equipped holiday cottage for up to 6 people. Located on the coast in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. Only 250 metres from Freshwater beach and the Coastal Path. Very reasonable rates. A great base for families, outdoor activities and relaxation. …see more
Storehouse Cottage is a 18th century stone cottage with best views in Wales which has recently been fully renovated to update it to the 21st century, whilst retaining the old world charm. The cottage is constructed of locally mined stone with walls nearly 2 foot thick. Storehouse boasts some of the best views in Wales. Pets welcome with a mountain at the rear to walk. …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 characterful detached converted barn with a wealth of original features, hidden away in "forgotten Cornwall". Uniquely located between the North & South Cornish coast whilst offering a quiet rural retreat. Sleeps up to 4 people, private garden and patio. The mile long sandy beach of Praa Sands & Hendra is only 5 minutes' drive away from this relaxing hideaway. …see more
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
Good parking & within easy reach of Bath, Bristol & Wells. Explore Tyntesfield, Glastonbury & Stonehenge. Go walking or caving in the Mendips; go fishing or sailing in Blagdon Lake or explore Cheddar & the Wookey caves. Go for a cycle or walk along the Strawberry Line Babies 9 months and under are welcome not suitable for toddlers .Please enquire before booking. …see more
Development in La Marina Los Rosales. 10 minutes from Guardamar. Air Conditioning, 10 x 5 Private Pool, 5 minute walk to shops and bars, 5 minutes by car to the Beach and near 6 Golf Courses, Sleeps up to 8 …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
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.
The Granary is a self contained apartment attached to an old farmhouse which is the perfect place to escape to. Situated on a lovely organic farm you have peace and quiet and fresh produce, local walks and space to relax in. …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
Le Heron 1 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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
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