Short on time? Book a mini break in the country! Take your pick from these short breaks at cottages, farmhouses and villas in the countryside. Perfect for long weekends away, short rural breaks let you escape to the great outdoors and recharge your batteries.
Marvel at the breath-taking beauty of the UK’s finest rural areas on your short rural break. Discover the tranquillity of the Lake District, go mountain biking in the Brecon Beacons or climb Snowdon, Wales’s highest peak.
If you have a long weekend to spare, hop over the water to an Irish country cottage or try Scotland for jaw-dropping panoramic views of the mountains and Highlands. Alternatively, you could follow the Spanish sunshine and hide away in a stylish Galician converted barn, or head to sun-baked Cyprus and choose a poolside apartment in Paphos.
Pont Royal Golf course is 5 minutes away by car.
Easy access to top tourist sights (lavender, mountains, vineyards, beaches, valleys, rivers, ruins, etc).
Cycling possibilities are endless.
Access to horse riding.
Centre of village is only 1km from property.
Large Double bed - 160 x 200cm.
Large Italian Shower.
Housekeeping optional extra. …see more
In the heart of Poitou-Charent nestles " The Old Farmhouse" a charming stone Gite with bundles of character. Set in a small hamlet not far from Sauze-Vaussais and Melle. With views across fields. Terrace, garden, pool, BBQ and lots of home comforts. A great place for extended families or groups of friends.Ideal for photographers, painters or just relax. …see more
Large, open kitchen with aga, roll top copper bath, romantic mezzanine bedroom, real fires and log burners, large vaulted ceiling Master bedroom with adjoining roof terrace for early morning breakfast or a bit of night time star gazing, 3 acres of land and gardens. Voted one of the best places to stay in Cheshire 2013!
Jaw dropping views; open fire; wood fired hot tub; south facing balconies; 2 lounges; leather sofas; 5 wood clad bedrooms; linen included; a home from home environment; wifi throughout; UK freeview TV; picturesque resort; an hour from Geneva; excellent service Chalet Fan La Bise is the perfect destination for a weekend, quick midweek break or week away in the Alps …see more
*Cosy winter breaks around the woodburner * Wonderful mountain views * 100 acre farm * Away from any roads * Big private gardens * Large bathroom * Free Wifi * Wooden Playhouse * Childrens toys & books * Tyre Swing * Lots of Wildlife * Great winter walking* * 5 mins drive from a village with shop, butchers, fish & chips, pubs serving food * 25 mins from the M50 * …see more
Large villa with infinity pool. Amazing valley for beautiful sundowners. Located 2 min. from Indian Ocean. Nearby wild parks, Drakensbergen, wetlands and golf courses. Staff available for daily cleaning of bedrooms and kitchen. Unwinding and relaxing re-invented. The Villa has 24/7 staff available for daily cleaning of bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchen, etc. …see more
Detached house, private swimming pool and gardens, breathtaking views. Sleeps up to 8, summer kitchen. Very peaceful. 5 minutes to Quillan, 45 minutes to Carcassonne. Lots to do, or just relax.
5 star 'Trip Advisor' reviews.
Games room, darts and full size pinball. Fantastic private setting on the in the idyllic village of St Ferriol. 5 minutes to local amenities. …see more
Beach Villa with private pool & Jacuzzi!Enjoy your day and pamper your self with the jacuzzi or choose a nice walk to the fish tavernas and cafes which are 500 metres away from the villa!It is ideally located, not far from beautiful city of Rethymno, 15 min driving! Panormos is a small traditional Cretan fishing village with narrow cobbled streets, shops and nice beaches! …see more
HOT TUB, LUXURY RETREAT. IDEAL FOR FAMILY GATHERINGS. FIBRE OPTIC WIFi. 50" HDTV, FULL PACKAGE. EXCELLENT DISABLED ACCESS INSIDE/OUT.Beach,walking,forest,sailing,24 great pubs, restaurants and cafe just 2 minutes away.
London. 75 min. Great location and family accommodation. …see more
Fantastic sunshine and more fresh snow is on the way this weekend, grab a deal in our luxury cosy & quirky chalet situated in total peace and quiet yet only moments from fantastic skiing. The panoramic sundeck and reviving hot tub under the stars are waiting for you. All mod cons are provided including snuggly dressing gowns and welcome bottle of wine. Fully stocked larder …see more
Beautifully restored cottage Le Fournil, stunning panoramic views of the Pyrenees, 10x5m pool, self contained, all Mod Cons, free WiFi Internet. Tastefully appointed rooms that invite to relax. Easy access to Toulouse, Lourdes, and Pau airports, Spain 22 miles. Peaceful and rural location, ideal for cycling, walking all outdoors activities or just to relax and unwind. …see more
Amazing views, country side location, yet only 7 km from the coast, lots of out door areas to enjoy. Villa has own security staff and is behind closed gate community We know offer full Chef service as required , with tailored made menus for events or Lunchs and Dinners. …see more
Excellent location for large family holiday. Own private driveway well away from road so safe for children to play and private for guests. Well behaved pets welcome - we have several large paddocks, a wooded area and a stream all available for the use of guests. Change over day is normally Saturday but if requested we can be flexible if bookings allow. …see more
Unique quiet eco-villa for a relaxing holiday, private infinity pool, large lush tropical garden, ocean views and close to the beach.
Kilifi has perfect weather all year round, water sports and Golf nearby. Grand house for perfect relaxation! Total home size is 580 square metres. …see more
Beautiful farm house set in rural countryside, fully modernised yet retaining old features. Close to golf course and great local pub. Ideal for family get-togethers. on the same site is a cottage that sleeps 6 and a one bedroomed cottage that is wheel chair friendly. …see more
Sunset Villa is a spacious 4 bed/2 bath open-plan living design with amazing sunset vistas, perfect for friends & families getaways. The huge entertaining deck & pool add to this perfect getaway. There is also a separate self-contained cottage on the 5 acre property. …see more
Ruscombe Hall is a large Victorian Country house, set within a small complex of eight Halls, cottages, stable and tower conversions. It offers spacious accommodation and is ideal for either an individual group, or as the centrepiece for a larger group booking. …see more
Romignano is a location for people that are looking for a quite place easy to reach where to spend a relaxing time or to visit tuscany.
During your stay you also be able to visit our winey and to taste our wines or to appreciate our dinner. …see more
Chateaux Trieux is THE perfect location when planning your special event or holiday.
Wedding, honeymoon, or luxurious holiday,
the list of ideas is endless, but our enthusiam to make your stay memorable is not.
Our staff will turn your dream into a reality! Luxe luxe luxe!! Trieux is the luxe destination, so come and sample the good life...
Delightful 18th century cottage (formerly The Sun Inn) with accommodation on three floors. Wealth of exposed beams and traditional features with all modren facilities incl. wi-fi access. Located in conservation area of village, very close to Bosworth Battlefield. …see more
The villas are built on the north west side of the lake and have a panoramic view over the unique scenery and the sea. The calm atmosphere, the enchanting colours, the unique sunset and the wonderful starlit sky make you feel free and help you escape from everyday life. …see more
5 bedrooms well designed Villa. Spacious furnished living and dinning areas with a large TV secreen. Private pool with a stunning panoramic sea view.
Three floors fabulous villa with a large sun terrace.
3 en-suite bedrooms have corner jaccuzi bath.
Previously only let to family and friends, a charming, Enid Blyton-type cottage with gorgeous garden, overlooking natural, child-friendly, unspoilt sandy beach on the stunning Jurassic Coast. Knockout views and the seaside one minute's walk away. …see more
Villa Trulli Lamia Apulia is a unique property located in one of the most beautiful spots of Italy, in the famous Valle d'Itria, Cisternino, land of the Trulli Puglia italy. Adriatic ocean and Salento and 2 airports nearby.
Very relaxing villa with all the facilities you could wish for, plenty of room to sit quietly and read or gather round the pool for a party the choice is yours. With a great BBQ area,
I am happy to prepare salads or shop for you should you require this service . We are a less than 5 minute drive from the beaches and very easy reach of the bars and resturants , …see more
Set in six beautiful hectares of parkland and gardens, and surrounded by unspoiled rolling countryside, this luxury chambres d’hôtes in the heart of the Dordogne offers a spacious home away from home experience, at very affordable prices.
Exclusive Andalusian Villa with private pool and beautiful gardens with 9 "en-suite bedrooms" Unique views. Close to Marbella, Ronda & Malaga. Nuevespigas was the Villa in which celebratory chef Rick Stein stayed and filmed for the BBC TV series Rick Stein´Spain. The Villa where RICK STEIN stayed,his secret valley & Cooking Courses offered following his recipes.
La Réparade estate is situated in the commune of Châteauvert amidst greeney and hills. This former forest and wine estate exist since 1848. Its old farm buildings completely renovated will be opened all year round. La Réparade estate can accomodate from 2 to 49 people at the same time, please contact us for information. …see more
Arbre de Cerise is a beautiful 400 year old farmhouse that has been lovingly restored and converted into three separate well-equipped gites; Tournesol, Coquelicot and Marguerite, sleeping a total of 18 people. In the garden is a 10m x 5m fenced, HEATED swimming pool. …see more
Three bedroom Villa with en-suite to master bedroom, private swimming pool, private garden, mountain views, village location with shops and markets, 20mins from beachs including a naturist beach. Quiet location. …see more
- exceptionally comfortable, modern, detached home in the sunny south east , 500 mtrs to private beach. Close to
all amenities, golf, shops, pubs, amusements, water park. Fenced and safe in cul de sac with green area to play. Pre pay
power. No smoking Quiet, secluded, safe location close to beach & amenities.
Sleeps 8 - 4 Single beds & 2 Queen beds …see more
Luxury 400sq metre villa with private secluded pool in a quiet rural location. Four bedrooms, four bathrooms. Games room with pool table, casino table and cinema. Large private garden. 5 minutes from lake. Wonderful views. …see more
The interior size of the villa is around 300 square meters separated in two floors with an inside ladder. In the garden of the villa there is a comfortable pool around 50 sq meters, with sun beds, palm trees and a few sitting areas for your relaxation. …see more
Breathtaking sea and mountain view, unspoiled rural beauty, infinity pool overlooking a gulf, relaxation combined with history and interesting places to visit, plenty of beaches with crystal clear turquaze waters for swimming, picturesques villages and nice local food. …see more
HEATED PRIVATE POOL
Totally private garden and grounds,
Views, dining terrace
Lots of room for children
Close in to restaurants, cafes, markets, chateaux, historical sites, canoing, kayaking, ballooning, wine tasting …see more
Fully equipped home from home Villa Seniwati provides all that one may need to have the comforts they so desire to make their holiday perfect. Daily pool maintenance and cleaning provided.. All needs fulfilled and special requests taken into consideration. Choice between two kingsize beds or one kingsize bedroom and two single beds. …see more
Les Galets - 3 Bedrooms renovated village stone house with terrace in Luberon Natural Park
Experience the Luberon lifestyle and enjoy a large living room that opens into a 40 sqm terrace equipped with outdoor lounge, dining table and barbecue. Upon request, we'll provide a baby kit: a cot bed, a bath, high chair, potties, step stool and toys. …see more
"What makes Le Maine so special is you Catherine and Maxence!" (Debbie & Hazel, VA, USA). - Indeed, we are delighted to welcome you to Le Maine, our family home for four generations, and to share with you an authentic "Art de vivre à la Française" Catherine & Maxence …see more
Includes central heating, air-con, fire place, double glazing, roller blinds, mosquito screens, a super covered terrace, pool 8x4 and several sun terraces, a garage and ample parking.Recent construction …see more
Domaine du Chatenet offers a choice of either a large Maison de Maitre sleeping 10 or a Keepers Cottage for 6. Ideal for family holdays in the heart of the Dordogne. Offering a Pool, Painting and Ceramic sculpture in a country setting. …see more
The house setting is paradise where you can relax and unwind or use as a base to explore this amazing region. In the Minho region you will find a bit of everything along the way so there is something for everyone. …see more
Absolute water frontage villa is known for its spectacular view and enchanting indoor/outdoor lifestyle. Designed to give the feeling of not knowing where the inside ends and outside begins. Perfect for outside lounging, swimming in the sea infront and sunbating. Situated within an hour of Dubrovnik, the hamlet of Kobas offers perfectly calm waters for real retreat. …see more
Luxury Stone-4 bedroom-Villa with Absolute Privacy, family friendly, great Pool and unique outside area with BBQ, sun beds.Villa Ioanna is decorated and furnished with a sense where comfort meets the tradition.The beach is only 1 km, 3 min driving, in Panormo. All of this is offered in a green clad environment, swamped with flowers and trees, an ideal place of calm! …see more
6 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms 3 ensuite
2 sitting rooms
Large dining room
5 TVs and DVD
Wii, ipod dock, CD
Hot tub, croquet
Stable for horses
2 Village pubs …see more
4 bedroom house with pool in typical wine growing village in the Corbières. Ideal for family holidays, walking and cycling groups and long term rentals. Private courtyard with pool.
Beutifully renovated, offering a peaceful setting, only a 25mn drive to the sea. Perfectly situated to enjoy village life with stunning countryside. A true walker's and cyclist's paradise. …see more