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.
A popular, most attractive, and well appointed detached cottage, Valley View sits in peaceful surroundings rich in wildlife, but is also close to shopping, sporting and social amenities making it an ideal base for anyone, young or old. The Coast Path is 1 minute away. Great base for Skomer, Ramsey, St Davids, Milford Haven, St Brides Bay, Preseli Hills, Pembs Coast Path …see more
Self catering casa de campo on olive grove of 20.000 m². Stunning views on Ebro valley and Els Ports mountains. 30 min. from unspoilt beaches. 100% privacy with a back to nature feel. Sleeps 4. The Lodge is surrounded by olive trees which makes it impossible to show more detailed pictures.
Location, location, location. Quiet site. Lizard peninsula, Parking. Lawn to communal grounds. Star gazing. Walking. Cycling. Bird Watching. Choughs. Close to Kynance cove, Poldu beach, Cadgwith village, Kennack Sands, Porthleven, Penzance. Mullion. Falmouth.
Compact, bijou, well equipped.
Pope´s Cottage is a lovely early 19thC detached cottage with lots of character and comfort, located directly on the well known Woodchurch village green. Located less than 30 min from the Channel Tunnel and 15 min from Ashford with fast train connection to central London Tenterden is only 4 miles away; beautiful sandy Camber Sands beach is less than 30 min away. …see more
The Firlet is situated in the village of Cawsand, on the South West Coastal Path, close to Whitsand Bay, Polhawn Fort, Mount Edgcumbe Park. If you are looking for a holiday in a beautiful location this is the perfect place for you. A perfect getaway for two people in a beautiful location 300 metres from Cawsand Bay. …see more
Peaceful location.Beautiful medieval village,private cottage,quiet position overlooking the castle and treetops.Private terrace and garden. Ideal for exploring the beautiful countryside, museums and historical villages. English television and wi-fi internet access. The beauty of an historic French village,located in the heart of the French apple region.A pause for nature. …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
Luxurious 2 bed apartment, sleeps 6, Wi-Fi, outdoor swimming pools and indoor pool, gym and sauna. The spacious and private terrace with magnificent views is unique and can be enjoyed by day relaxing and soaking up the sun or by night with outdoor dining or barbeque. …see more
3 bedroom, 2 bathroom spacious top floor apartment. 150m from ski lift in family-friendly resort. At foot of main ski run down. Stunning views over Lake Geneva and the mountains. Private garage and parking space. Adjacent to popular sledging area. Local shops 200m. 2014: new, fast ski lift up from resort and new picnic room, toilets and redesigned café at the summit! …see more
The studio is well equipped, with microwave, hot plates, toaster, coffeemaker, kettle, TV, radio, use of washing machine and iron. There is a sun terrace with brick BBQ with fantastic views of the Atlantic, Teide and the sunsets,which are fantastic to watch over an …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
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
If you like walking and horseback riding in a calm and paisible area, only 2h30' driving from Paris, you are more than welcome to spend your holidays or simply a week-end in l'Oisellerie.
A place to relax in a protected environment to forget the stress of your daily life just 2h30 from Paris! …see more
This home in Bridgwater is ideally located for the whole of Somerset, just 7 minutes of the M5, 20 minute walk from Bridgwater train station. And buses running to most destinations from Bridgwater …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
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
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
Living Area (with patio doors to the balcony and private roof terrace)
1 double bedroom with double (with patio doors to balcony and roof terrace)
1 twin bedroom with 2 singles
Sofa Bed in living room (sleeps 2)
Air-Conditioning (hot & cold)
TV, DVD Player and satellite
Fully equipped kitchen inc hob, fridge freezer, washing machine and dishwasher …see more
Ideally located for bird watching hill walking cycling wild swimming and fishing one hour from Edinburgh Glasgow Perth
Newly refurbished fully secure fenced garden wonderful views to Ochils and Perthshire hills only 4 miles to Comrie with full amenities
We are a working farm. Sheep can be available for experienced Sheepdog training
Gleneagles 15mins …see more
Perfect location to explore the Kotor Bar area with friends and family. Modern apartment featuring stunning views over the fjord and with all facilities. Visit the historic town of Kotor or the beautful beaches of Sveti Stefan. …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
STUNNING SEA AND COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS. Fully refurbished two bedroom villa 1 mile from Looe. Private beach 150m away. Large elevated terrace to the front. Set into wooded slopes, reached by 63 steps. Parking. Underfloor heating. Clean air unit. Dogs welcome. GREAT RATES. Ideal for exploring Cornwall, near A38. Best suited to couples and older children. Water sports hire + Café. …see more
Gower Cottage is situated in the middle of nowhere but at the same time in the heart of Gower. There is no corner shop, no bus stop, no neighbours, and no busy roads. You are going to LOVE it! …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
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
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.
Utterly Scrumptious Georgian Period Cottage (1790). Views of Glastonbury Tor & backing to the stunning grounds of historic Glastonbury Abbey. Within short walking distance of all sights and High Street. Music & DVD Library - FREE Wifi. Parking. Sleeps 1-5 Your rustic Home from Home with Magical Garden!
VIEW MORE GUEST FEEDBACK ON OUR OWN WEBSITE …see more
wonderful surroundings, inmidst nature, pool, calm, great garden/lawn,
perfect place to spend your holidays with a mixture of relax and cultural trip
ideal for families or group of friends
hiking, mountainbiking, relax, silence, nature, sightseeing, cultural events …see more
Traditional Cornish barn conversion with swimming pool set in a beautiful rural location. Near to the Eden Project and beaches.
Note: pool closed over winter.
Washing machines and driers in laundry on £1 meter . …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
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
Renovated Breton cottage, Situated in a valley, with stunning views. Large garden, ideal for families.
An Idyllic Hideaway yet with all the options close at hand to make your holiday complete. …see more
Moon Fleat is a traditional 300 year old stone, cosy cottage in West Quantoxhead in the beautiful Quantock Hills AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty), with panoramic views of Exmoor and across the Bristol Channel to South Wales. Quantock is known for its wildlife, especially the red deer and Quantock ponies. …see more
You'll relax with British FreeSat (and French) television, free internet WiFi connection, looked after by English/French speaking hosts.
You can come with your car or we'll collect you from the nearest airport / train station. Excursions can be organised by the hosts. Heating by a wood-burning stove (wood supplied - feeding of stove by visitors)
All rooms with ceiling fans. …see more
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.
County Clare has so much on offer; boat trips, quirky pubs, seaside resorts and a great tradition for Irish music, all set amidst spectacular scenery such as the towering Cliffs of Moher and the fascinating landscape of The Burren. Limerick city 6 miles. Bunratty 2 mile LPG central heating. This is metered and charged for separately.There is WIFI only in part of the building. …see more
A beautifully restored village house with a cosy and welcoming atmosphere, situated within the heart of a historic village with all amenities. Historic sites, beautiful towns and stunning scenery are all within easy reach-or you can just relax! This property may also be suitable for babies/toddlers,butplease discuss their needs with us before booking. …see more
Tripadvisor 2014 Award Winning private one-bedroom cottage set in its own meadow.** Camping available if you have additional guests**. Central Cornwall just 20 minutes drive from either coast, including Newquay & near to the famous Eden Project & Heligan Gardens. Homemade cake on arrival. Restaurant & swimming pool nearby at Lakeview Country Club. …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
Burnbrae is a cosy detached cottage situated in the quiet village of Milton just 2 miles from Loch Ness. It is fully equipped with everything you will need for your stay and all heating, electricity, bed linen and towels are included in the rental price. Free wifi. Central location - perfect base for touring the area - walking, wildlife, fishing, golf, all nearby. …see more
This NEW stylish flat is perfect choice for a family with children, or a group traveling together. Located just few minute walk away from the beautiful sandy beach, and just 1 km from city center. …see more