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.
Five beautiful stone cottages in an idyllic setting, with heated swimming pool, 30 acres of lawns, woodland, a meadow and a stream. Brittany Cycle Tours based on site. Great for large family get-togethers. Just 30 mins from the stunning Southern Brittany coast. Nearby fishing, golf, horse-riding, medieval towns and beaches Couetilliec offers a wide range of activities …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
NEW LUXURY 3 bed apartment, Great location next to Ski Bus stop just a few stops from Medran lifts & a gentle 6min walk to the Village Centre also opposite the commercial centre for the shops & supermarkets & 3 mins from the Sports centre. Great location, breathtaking views, super Log Fire, comfy leather sofas, well equipped, everything you need. …see more
Self catering gite for up to 9 people in the glorious French countryside near to Carcassonne, Castelnaudary and the Canal Du Midi. A lovely rustic, former watermill located just outside the small village of Issel but only minutes from the towns of Castelnaudary & Revel. You can benefit from the tranquility of the French countryside whilst retaining easy access to local towns …see more
Close to lift, 5 mins walk to telecabine, 15 mins to Bernex, 25 mins drive to Porte Du Soleil, Abondance & Chapelle D'Abondance. 35 from Chatel & 40 mins from Morzine / Avoriaz ski areas. 15 mins to Evian, Lake Geneva & Golf courses. Close to Montreux & Chateau Chillon. 1100m altitude, chalet is 500m from; ski lift, 5 bars/restaurants, shops & bus stop to train station Evian. …see more
This holiday home is ideal for large families or groups. Less than 200 metres from the River Sieg and the Bergisches Land Nature Park, the house is ideal for cycling, walking, river sports and nature lovers. Also close is the rail connection to Cologne and Bonn. …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
Beautiful top floor apartment 50 metres from the ski piste and the extensive network of summer walks. Vaulted ceilings. Panoramic views from large south facing balcony. Fabulous base for summer walkers and winter sports enthusiasts. Private garage. Study area. …see more
Are looking for a unique luxury retreat in Bali for you and your loved ones? Discover Bulung Daya, a fully-staffed villa located on a wild black sand beach, away from the crowds. Leave stress behind near the 33 metres long pool. Contact me now for your dream holidays. For the most unique Bali holiday, between a wild beach and flowing rice paddies. Chef, 33 metres long pool …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
Magnificent luxury residence on world famous golf estate sleeping 10 people. This is a top end designer property full of peace and opulence, yet an entertainers dream. Current exchange rates makes this luxury holiday even more affordable. The services of a Chef, or live in cook and cleaner is an option, please ask for details. …see more
A collection of 5 self-catering cottages sitting in 4 acres just outside the beautiful villages of Cawsand and Kingsand. The cottages have from 1 bedroom to 5 bedrooms, and between them offer a total of 17 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms. There is plenty of parking on-site, A washing machine, tumble drier, iron & board are available for guests use in a separate shared laundry room …see more
Perfect for a 'get away from it all' break for a group of friends or family for special occasions. Lovely area for walks, golf, water-sports, adventure activities, traditional music, a superb pint of the local black stuff, or a cosy gathering around the fire! Just a few steps apart, the cottages allow both togetherness and privacy for a family or group of friends. …see more
Quietly located stone cottage in rural south west France sleeps 8 with private garden and shared courtyard swimming pool. Medieval chateau and choice of restaurants within walking distance. Historic market town just 5 minutes drive Toddler friendly accommodation - all baby / toddler equipment at no extra cost. Well-behaved pets welcome. …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
Floating jetty which is easily accessible.
Four bedrooms all en-suite.
Pool and Jacuzzi.
North facing entertainment area, not overlooked.
Canoes with Oars
Full DSTV bouquet. Each room with own TV.
South Africa's Garden Route is world renowned for its natural beauty and exotic holiday destinations.
Enjoy the stunning views and tranquil environment for your special event.
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Enjoy the Rossahilly House experience to the full with many catering options. Why not enjoy a murder mystery or similar entertainment during your visit to this special place? …see more
Sharples Guest House, owned and fully renovated in 2000 by Paul & Monica Sharples family, run by their younger son Matthew and his girlfriend Maja.
Often a base for the Great Britain Olympic Freeski Team whilst training in the Alpes. …see more
Taliesin is a beautifully designed house in a perfect location. FRONT LINE TO THE SEA. It is situated on a private island in Knysna Lagoon. At high tide the water comes up to the pool deck. Views are stunning. A daily housekeeper makes it a real holiday. …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.
Beautiful old stone farmhouse fully renovated in 2012. Three independent gites can be rented separately or together for group. 20 acres of land surrounded by vines, olive trees, oaks. Great natural pool. Loads of hiking/biking trails. Easy access from main airports. …see more
Situated a few metres to the main street Corso Umberto and Taormina Cathedral. The room is quite, modern and confortable, it is furnished with small kitchen, bathroom and garden in commun. A great House in the heart of Taormina, share the modern apartment or enjoy a whole Villa only for yourself. …see more
Tegolaio is a beautifully converted tobacco barn, with landscaped gardens and a large swimming pool with roman steps. It has been fully renovated to a very high standard, but retains original features and decorated with a homely feel. Tegolaio, offers 4 upstairs bedroom There are four outside seating areas around the villa, with non slip tiling on all the terraces and pool are …see more
Luxurious villa with large garden an private pool. El Olivo is a spetial place. Tradition and modern confort in the middle of Natural Park. Coto San José, peaceful and high standing area in Chiclana Coast, mainly first residences. All amenities within a short walk. Walking distance of the beaches of La Barrosa and Sancti Petri. Ideal for scuba diving, fishing and sailing …see more
Fabulous B and B with swimming pool and in the lovely village of Bize-Minervois .
Fly into Carcassonne or Beziers or take the train to Narbonne. We are in the heart of the Minervois amongst the vineyards but in a lively village with all amenities. Short stays welcome. For large groups we can offer the whole house as a Catered Gite. Please contact us for prices and details. …see more
Stunning views. Sunny southly aspect. Peaceful location. Nice garden area. Large ground floor terrace. Covered parking. Skiing. Family holidays. On the walking trails. Very close walking distance Aiglon College. Beau Soleil. Log fire. …see more
Kellywyk is one of 3 superb high standard cottages at Rowse Farm. Rowse sits in its own private 70 acre estate near the beautiful, protected Tamar Valley. All 3 cottages offer guests great privacy and comfort. …see more
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
4 gites with en-suite facilities and air conditioning. Private terrace with BBQ, 5 person spa/hot tub and 12m pool. All with stunning views of the countryside with plenty of space set in 12 acres with a few trees for that all important shade. …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
Blue Boor Barns offer guests the perfect rural getaway, nestled at the foot of the beautiful South Downs but minutes from the lovely town of Lewes . Our barns have been lovingly appointed, combining luxury modern with the vintage treasures we have found on our travels. We also have new treatment called The Snug and offer our guests a range of pampering, holistic treatments. …see more
Warm and spacious, friendly-family alpine chalet with stunning views of the mountains. Situated in a quiet, sunny location, walking distance from town centre and 5 mins drive from ski lifts, Chalet Fleur des Roches comfortably sleeps up to 10 people in 5 bedrooms.
The Mill is 18th century converted water mill set in six acres of private garden and woodland in the Vendee region of France. Large heated pool, wi-fi internet, games room, log fire, BBQ, decking area. All mod cons. …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
Absolute Beach Front Villa in highly acclaimed, multi award winning development including winner of 'Best Property Portugal'. This villa boasts exceptional specification directly overlooking the beach & the ocean set in one of the most sought after areas in the Algarve …see more
Modern, spacious, comprehensively equipped, luxury apartment close to cable car and village centre. 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Log fire, cable TV, PS3, wifi. First floor apartment with lift, balcony and 2 underground secure parking places. …see more
A beautifull luxuries villa in a spot that is one of the most unspoiled parts on cyprus, but still close to restaurants and shops. Enjoy the vieuws on the sea and along the coast, while relaxing with a nice cool drink at your own private pool. This Villa is very nice for friends or a couple with children! …see more
The property's elegant luxury together with the breathtaking views of the sunset is definitely the new favorite destination and is calling you to discover it all year round
550m2 Villa With 7 Bedrooms Waterfront With Full-sea View and outdoor pool. …see more
New Chalet with HOT TUB, SAUNA & STEAM ROOM , 4 ensuite Bedrooms and MASTER suite occupying an entire floor. 3D TV and Latest Technology throughout, Amazing Views from all windows and Stunning Location in Villars/Gryon
Private Chef, Maid and concierge Services available …see more
Large airy villa where you will have a 5 STAR village experience rather than a tourist experience. A 12 x 4 metre stunning pool was added in 2014. Local food is fantastic, inexpensive and tastes like food from your childhood. A local cook can add to your experience. Close enough to the fabulous Cinque Terre for a day's excursion and the fabulous walled city of Lucca. …see more
Private grounds, approximately 1.6 acres. Stunning views. Private secluded pool 10 x 6 metres.
Outside dining. BBQ area. Plenty of parking. Hot and cold aircon. Log burner. The house has covered terrace on three sides. A music facility at the pool, covered dining area by the pool. …see more
Ultimate luxury skiing destination. The largest and newest private chalet in Sainte Foy. Balcony Jacuzzi's, bar, restaurant, library and spacious lounge area. Family-friendly and close to the chair lift, bars and shops. Private spa and swimming pool facility included free of charge. …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
Skyber is a stone built, traditional single story cottage. It is one of three skillfully converted, high quality holiday cottages at Rowse Farm, which sits in a beautiful, quiet location in its private 40 acre estate near the protected Tamar Valley. Guests in Skyber & Tikkidew receive FREE golf & leisure passes at the nearby luxury China Fleet Club. …see more
Sea Front Villa, Brand New, Close to the Limassol City Centre. It is located in a quiet place, with near-by restaurants. The project comprises of 4 new villas, excellent location, superb landscaping, close to the motorway. These are detached houses, with high specs. Sea Front Villas is a new Project with 3 identical Villas available for rent (only one villa has No Pool)
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
Luxurious living in a private paradise within easy reach of a good selection of activities A welcoming village with shops and restaurant in walking distance.
Offering all year round accommodation, modern technology, highly insulated with underfloor heating throughout.
This spacious villa sleeps 8, with solar heated pool and maid service 3 days a week. Centianes beach is a 10 min walk. Within easy reach of 5 golf courses and 35 mins from the Formula 1 race track other attractions include Slide & Splash +Deep Sea Fishing & Pirate Boat …see more
7 bedroom 7 bathroom villa, set in unspoilt countryside in Uzumlu, just 6kms from Kalkan. Perfect for larger groups and for those wanting peace and quiet, & to experience traditional Turkish culture. Glorious views & large infinity pool 10x5. Private catering available. We also organise cooking holidays and couples retreats, information on request. …see more