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.
Situated near the centre of the village in a quiet side street you are within walking distance of several bars and restaurants, post office, chemist, medical centre, bank, church, supermarket and butchers. …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
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
Cottage with wonderful sea views, St Helens, Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare, Wexford, Co Wexford. Private sth facing garden Beach /Golf 100 yards
Golf, tennis, basketball, football, playground & adventure centre on site. Great for families, walkers, cyclists, fishing.
St Helens is a great place to stay for the famous Wexford Opera Festival 22nd October - 2nd November …see more
This pretty modern villa is situated in a small private gated domain within walking distance of the quaint and charming Provençal village of Valbonne. The domain itself is calm and peaceful, but it's easy to reach nearby shops, as well as the restaurants and bars in Val …see more
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
Set in an idyllic & tranquil location, a self contained ground floor lodge with lounge & dining area & patio doors leading onto terrace overlooking River Wye. Stunning views. Kitchen & shower room. Underfloor heating. Short breaks available. Minimum stay two nights. Internet and Wi Fi access now available …see more
Renovated Grade 2 listed Georgian town house in picturesque fishing village of Mevagissey
Sleeps 8 - ideal extended family
200m to harbour and 20m from car park
Well equipped kitchen
2 Xboxes and 4 tv's
Free wi-fi, electricity, linen and towels
Parking for 1 vehicle …see more
Nestled in the rural village of Shepherdswell, Buttercup House is located 20 mins from the Eurotunnel port, Dover Docks Whitstable, Sandwich, Deal & Canterbury. With a pub, shop, train station & North Downs Way on it's doorstep it's the perfect location to explore Kent. Split over two floors & attached to a Grade listed Queen Anne House the cottage has it's own pretty garden. …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
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
Spacious accomodation right in the heart of the most celebrated part of the Dordogne. Walk to the boulangerie, cafes, restaurants and canoe hire. Under 5 miles to Sarlat; less to Beynac, Castelnaud and Domme. A peaceful base close to all the main attractions. …see more
Unique converted Pigsty, Four poster bed. welcome pack, private garden,linen and towels,bath and shower,free Wi-Fi,heating, cot and high chair,fridge,TV,BBQ,Microwave,Coffee maker,washing machine,iron and board, straighteners,hair-dry and toiletries.Can walk to pub,
Many attractions such as seaside, reservoir with watersports , Cadwell racing circuit, Louth . Dogs welcome …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
This house is suitable for young and old alike. If you've young children that would like to explore the countryside and see what it's like to live in rural Ireland, this is ideal! They can search for eggs and feed the donkey and pony. Stunning views from front door! And some beautiful walks, ideal for exploring the countryside. …see more
Georgian Villa in Aberaeron close to the coastal path network and a delightful walk to the colourful harbour town of Aberaeron with its many events and festivals, and close to New Quay with its Dolphins and safe sandy beaches. Castles, mountains, moorlands, and many historic houses and gardens all within reach. …see more
Beautiful large spacious apartment nestled among the rooftops of medieval Sarlat, this self catering studio features exposed oak beams and honey coloured stone walls but has all the comforts of home. …see more
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
A mix of modern and traditional two-bedroom cottage in semi-rural location in Reydon, Suffolk within walking distance of Southwold. Ideal for families or couples, some pets allowed, lovely private quiet spot to unwind. …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
Tuksumduin is a beautiful house set in a rural hamlet in the Dordogne countryside. The property retains original features such as wood beams, and has a patio on which to enjoy the warm summer weather, looking out over the garden. Close to all the attractions of the area Free WIFI
We can pre-book cycles and equipment from family models to professional bikes ready to enjoy …see more
Enjoy 4* comfort in a 200 year old property
Rural peace, unspoilt countryside
Central to the Loire chateaux and vineyards (wineries)
Superb 12 m. heated outdoor pool, converts to indoor as required
Registered and rated by the French Tourist Authority
A warm welcome and a basket of goodies along with a bottle of local wine is guaranteed!
Inclusive prices. …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
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.
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
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...
This house has been renovated keeping many of the original features and has full wifi and UK satellite TV. It has plenty of outside space with a large courtyard as well as two balconies on the top floor. The house is in the centre of the old part of the medieval town of Tarascon in the very heart of Provence. …see more
Close to Normandy landing beaches, Mont St Michel, Bayeux Tapestry. Forests and chateaux close by. Cycle and walking tracks, canoeing. Peace and tranquility in the Normandy countryside. Minimum booking is 1 week. Changeover days can be flexible if required. …see more
Linnet Cottage is a gorgeous one bedroom self catering farm cottage with all the benefits of glorious views, high quality John Lewis bedding, Wi-Fi and biomass heating. Only 5 miles from Berwick-upon-Tweed this is a perfect get-away for walking, fishing and exploring. Twin beds can be arranged instead of super king bed. Travel cot available for couples with an infant. …see more
•Large Master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and WC
•Twin bedroom – beds may be moved together
•Small double bedded room ( please note 120cm bed) with cot (sheets not provided for cot)
•Shower room with multi-jet hydromassage jets and WC
•Fully fitted oak kitchen "We have been taking gites in Normandy for thirty years and we rate yours the best we have ever stayed in!" …see more
Luxury furnished penthouse (123m2) set on 2 floors - 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, fireplace, tourmaline stones sauna, lounge, kitchen, dishwasher, 42'' LCD TV, home cinema, stunning panoramic mountain views. Sleeps up to 8 people. Great location 6 min walk from Gondola. …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
If your looking for a break in the countryside? Then this is the property for you. A 5minute walk into the beautiful village of Butterton and a 10 minute walk down into the valley of The Manifold where you can discover the local attraction of Thors Cave.
3 bed gîte, sleeps 6 (2 dble & 1 twin), private patio & shared plunge pool. Peaceful countryside location, walking distance to village & a short drive from the picturesque village of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne with its monolithic church, restaurants, cafés and shops. Centrally placed for Bergerac, Cognac & Bordeaux. …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 lovely house on the side of a hill looking over the beach at Morsalines and the picturesque fishing and pleasure port of St Vaast la Hougue beyond. The Vauban fortifications of la Hougue and Tatihou are laid out surrounded by oyster beds. The D-day Landing Beaches start a few minutes away from Morsalines. …see more
Georgian Villa in Aberaeron ideal for large groups of family and friends. Close to the coastal path network and a delightful walk to the colourful harbour town of Aberaeron with its many events and festivals, and New Quay with its Dolphins and safe sandy beaches. With castles, mountains, moorlands, and many historic houses and gardens all within reach. …see more
Easy access to Rocamadour, Le Gouffre de Padirac, and beautiful Bastide towns such as Gourdon, Domme, Castlenau and Sarlat. The Dordogne river is 10 minutes away, offering canoeing, lazy picnics along its banks, and "escalade" (rock-climbing) on the cliffs. The nearest shops are 3 km away, so a car is essential. An open barn provides shaded parking. …see more
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
Charming character house in picturesque,medieval Turenne.Beautiful region for canoeing,cycling,walking,golf,horse-riding,walking,fishing,caving,swimming,bathing and wine tours.Nearby attractions:the river Dordogne,Rocamadour and subterranean Gouffre de Padirac. …see more
Charming character property. Newly refurbished. One dog welcome . Banks of the River Teifi. Luxury accommodation. Local pub food. Spacious garden and terrace. Garden on banks of river. Pictureque village. Close to unspoilt beaches. Ideal walking area. Coastal path walks Oil central heating
Towels and bed linen provided.
Travel cot, stair gate and high chair.
Modern Self Catering Barn Conversion In The Heart Of Wensleydale In The Yorkshire Dales National Park - Sleeps 2 - Oil Central Heating Throughout - Sky TV Package - Private Parking - Secure Shared Rear Garden - BBQ Facilities - Rural Village Location Looking for a challenge ? Find the Gladiator 'War Wagon' or St.George who lost out to the Dragon ! …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
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