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.
Luxury holiday gite. Close to amenities and numerous activities. Tranquil and peaceful. Stunning views. Ideal for families,toddler and baby friendly. Great for friends and couples too. Nearest beach 20 minutes. Fantastic for walking, fishing, golf etc 4 kms from the beautiful town of Pontrieux. …see more
Stone cottage in Tuscan countryside, wonderful views, peaceful location but easily accessible. Perfect for walking, cycling and nature. Very close to Arezzo, Sansepolcro, Monterchi, Cortona, Perugia, Adriatic Coast, Assisi, 1 1/2 hours Florence and Siena, 2 hrs Lucca. National park, mountain bikes for hire. Log burners living room and kitchen. Explore the real Italy. …see more
House description: peacefull and quiet environment, by the sea, garden full of greenery, fireplace at the guest's disposal, house with its own parking space, outdoor shower in the courtyard, pets not allowed, cot upon guest's request. There is also a place for boat avai …see more
Fantastic Value for money! Ground Floor spacious, fully equipped and comfortable Apartment (60 square mtrs), walking distance to Benajarafe's Blue Flag beach. Sleeps maximum 4 people (1 bedroom). Patio and Terrace with lovely sea and mountain views. Communal pool. …see more
Perfect for single guests or a couple, La Cidreraie is light and airy with French windows looking out onto a sheltered lawn planted with fruit trees. We are located on the border of Orne and Calvados an Mont St Michel, the D-day Beaches and Bayeux are easily accessible …see more
This renovated former steading cottage 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
LOCH VIEWS, MOUNTAIN VIEWS, NEXT TO NATIONAL CYCLE NETWORK CYCLING PATH, GOLF COURSES NEARBY, WATERSPORTS, ONE HOUR FROM SNOW SKIING.PERFECT FOR WALKING, HILL WALKING, CYCLING, GOLFING -SURROUNDED BY GOLF COURSES, TAKE YOUR PICK!
Superb large holiday rental villa with ocean- and mountain view and private swimming pool near St. Paul de Vence. The villa is fully airconditioned and has WIFI Internet access. Situated in walking distance to shops and restaurants in the medieval village St. Jeannet. The villa is located in a beautiful nature in the touristic and cultural area around Nice, Cannes and Monaco …see more
4 bedrooms, private walled south facing safe garden, large bathroom. Fully equipped kitchen. Free wifi, canoe,
Terrace with gas BBQ. Close to amenities.
Golf courses within 1 hour. Water park at Angouleme. Local outdoor swimming pool 1km. Theme parks near For those looking for tranquility and relaxation, ideal for families or adult groups, free wifi …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.
Comfortable self catering accommodation for four, in the seaside village Kalyves.
The place is ideal if you wish to spend your holidays by the sea or if you want to discover western Crete (by car). …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.
Traditional stone built house situated in the village of Plonevez du Faou in the heart of Finistere.The property is situated within 10 km of pretty market town of Chateauneuf du Faou with River Aulne running through centre. Pentrez beach within one hour drive. Prices include bed linen, towels and final cleaning …see more
Comfortable holiday accommodation for up to 4 people set in beautiful gardens with terrace and BBQ, this is the ideal location for either a relaxing time on nearby beaches or to easily visit the sites of Galicia and sample the excellent seafood freshly caught daily. Well placed for Galicia's coastal regions, many of its cities, plus natural beauty areas like Ribeira Sacra …see more
Minehead has a variety of shops and restaurants and is known as the Gateway to Exmoor. Places to visit include Dunster, Porlock, Lynton & Lynmouth and the Doone Valley, The Exmoor National Park has also been designated Europes first international Dark Sky Reserve. With local bus services covering much of the area, guests without their own transport are well catered for. …see more
Beautiful surfing beaches within a short drive.
Situated on a working dairy farm.
Situated conveniently on the North Devon/Cornwall border.
Local Inn - serves meals.
Fishing/Golf within easy reach.
Horseriding close by.
Clovelly/Dartmoor close by.
Our 2 Bedroom Villa with aircon, can sleep upto 6 people and offers everything you need for your holiday or golfing break. In a quiet cul de sac over looking the pool it is situated on the Real Campoamor Golf complex close to bars, restaurants and beaches. …see more
Salisbury Luxury Cottage for Two. Set within over 1,000 acres of beautiful woodlands - in a Site of Special Scientific Interest.
Just completed and fitted with luxury, contemporary elegant fittings throughout. Salisbury Romsey. Sleeps Two. Remote. Idyllic. We welcome one well behaved dog. …see more
Traditional fisherman's cottage beside Blackwater river, recently renovated, quiet rural location with magnificent views over river and Knockmealdown mountains, south coast 20 min, historical towns nearby. This area has lots to offer and is just waiting to be explored!! …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
Traditional Vendeen cottage retaining many original features set in large private garden ideally located for walking/cycling holidays with countryside and cycle paths practically on the doorstep - or simply relax in the private garden. Plenty of splendid and reasonably priced restaurants within easy driving distance and coast in not too far. …see more
Private garden apartment, with separate bedroom in brand new wooden chalet next door. Together these buildings can accommodate up to 4 people. Two separate en-suite shower rooms. Air con/Heating. Sky TV, Wifi, BBQ & DVD
Overlooking the family swimming pool.
Only children over 12 years old (swimmers) please, as the property is next to the pool. Pool Alarm & Jet …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
Sellanraa in Italy is located inside the natural reserve of Bracciano and Martignano, just 30km north of Rome, in an extremely green and peaceful spot and has an amazing view. Free Wi-fi. The area of Lake Bracciano offers a lovely holiday atmosphere! Rome can easily be reached from Cesano train station in 30 minutes. …see more
La Grange... Sleeps 9 + Babies... Traditional Loire lime-stone walls with rustic oak beams & fireplace... Freshly decorated with neutral colours throughout the property, large heated pool, plus childrens pool, all in 5 acres of landscaped gardens. …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
Peaceful, rural, idyll, surrounded by wheat, sunflower, corn fields, not overlooked, beautiful all day sunshine swimming pool within easy reach of many chateau's, stunning beaches, family activities, historic towns a perfect get away from it all location. …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.
Riverside rustic luxury sleeping 4+. Outdoor dining area in the private garden overlooks the peaceful river Aulne, with fishing, cycling, swimming, etc. Welcome pack of wine and groceries, WiFi & wood fire for cosy winter evenings. "A fisherman's dream". Idyllic Breton cottage right next to the river Aulne. Excellent base for exploring Brittany all year round. …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
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
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
•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
La Bergerie is in a small hamlet on the slopes of the Caroux mountains in the Haut Languedoc Park, surrounded by secluded garden with stunning views across the valley. Walks through magnificent scenery, and spectacular gorges with cascades and rock pools for swimming. Spend your time actively walking, cycling, swimming, or just chill out with glass of wine and a good book! …see more
A traditional French cottage situated in a quiet village location, in an area of real beauty and character. The cottage retains traditional charm but has all the modern facilities required and a beautiful enclosed courtyard style garden.
The cottage is perfect for a peaceful, relaxed holiday that really allows you to unwind. …see more
This self catering 18C holiday cottage in the Limousin, France, is a perfect retreat for a couple. Ideal for fishing, walking, canoeing, water sports, horse-riding, and swimming. Your pet is welcome. FREE Wi-Fi Internet. The area is known as the French Lake District. The cosy budget-priced cottage is comfortable, a perfect getaway, and well-equipped for all your daily needs …see more
Beautifully appointed with all modern conveniences. Luxury fixtures & fittings in a new build, featuring full gas radiator heating allowing for all year occupation. Idyllic location next to the river, with beautiful rural views. Within easy reach of Ludlow & Shrewsbury Ideal for walkers, cyclists and fisherman. Local fish include brown trout and grayling. …see more
Cariad Cottage is an attractive cottage set in surrounding farmland with amazing sea views. Just yards from the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path above Caerbwdy and Caerfai Bays, it offers breathtaking views across the bay to Skomer and Skokholm. Visit Wales 4 star grading Walk the beautiful coastal path, play on the beach or just sit on the balcony to watch the sun go down. …see more
The location, inside the Etna Regional Park , is perfect for visiting Mount Etna, the iconic volcano recently nominated by UNESCO as World Heritage Site for its uniqueness and natural importance, Catania and all the Ionian coast of Sicily from Taormina to Syracuse. Not far there are the beautiful white sand beaches of Plaja (Catania) and Coast of the Cyclops (Acireale)! …see more
This traditional stone barn conversion offers a gorgeous cottage sleeping up to eight adults. The large open plan living area retains many original features such as impressive oak beams. There is a large outdoor pool and fabulous views across open farmland and woods. …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 we don't accept dogs. ADULTS ONLY because of risks to children, water courses, horses etc. No smoking …see more
Most pets are welcome but please contact owner.
Pub, restaurant and village shop walking distance.
Boat hire, fishing, cruises on the Loch.
Walks inc.West Highland Way.
Loch Lomond Golf Club 40 mins drive.
Glasgow 45mins Edinburgh 1hour 30mins Glasgow Airport approximately 45 minutes.
Edinburgh Airport 80 minutes. …see more
Romantic charm a picturesque medieval area , panoramic views overe the green wills of tuscany and umbria , fantastic sunset on the lake house. peace , colors , scents of this eart will make every vacation memorable and easy. The ideal place to spend a holiday in both nature and history surrounded by fields vineyards olive old woods …see more