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.
Nesteld in the village of Timberscombe a short distance from Dunster & the coast our barn offers a peaceful break in a rural paradise. The Barn sympathetically converted from the old Saddlery retains many original features but has been given a modern & contemporary feel Well behaved pets welcome. Stabling available locally. Downhill biking tracks nearby. …see more
This detached former milking parlour in owners grounds.Beautifully renovated inFeb 09. 4 star rated with a luxury Gold award .Spacious contemporary rooms with Oak floors,wood burning stove and Range Oven.Far reaching countryside views. In the heart of Wiltshire. South facing garden Peaceful location .Village pub walking distance. .Shops in village 2 miles.Sorry no pets …see more
The Barns are are attached but have their own separate entrances and secluded gardens, ideal for gatherings of friends and families.
Safe and secluded, 1/2 hour walk to glorious Barafundle Bay. Great walks from the property into the NT Stackpole woods and lily ponds. Greenala Barn has an additional attic room which can sleep an extra two people. Dining table, seats 12. …see more
Luxurious guest accommodation offering Riding Holidays, Rural retreats
Classic English country holidays, family reunions and birthdays.
Golfing holidays within walk distance to Ingestre Park Golf course
Wedding accommodation within walk distance to Ingestre Hall Apple TV, Smart TV. Large open plan living room dining and kitchen perfect for family get togethers …see more
The Cob is a stunning boutique barn conversion, just 4 miles from the coast and the Cornish bucket-and-spade resort, Bude. It is the perfect bolt-hole to explore charming rustic pubs, rugged cliff top walks and fabulous surf beaches. Ideal for 2 families or groups. We have an adjacent property - the Red Barn. They work well together for large groups. Pls Call for details. …see more
Beautiful 4 bedroomed house (barn conversion), nestled in a rural hamlet set within 28 acres of private grounds consisting of meadows, woodland and streams. Private swimming pool and covered terrace overlooking stunning scenery with sunshine all day. The groundfloor is wheelchair accessible with a wheel-in wetroom and two accessible double bedrooms. …see more
5-Star Gold luxury barn conversion set in 12 acres of Cornish countryside, nr Camelford, North Cornwall. Slate floor in kitchen/lounge, fully fitted kitchen, en-suite bathroom with whirlpool bath & shower. Underfloor heating throughout. Outdoor seating. Dog-friendly. Cot & high-chair available.
Dogs extra @ £20 each.
5-Star rated (by Visit Wales)
Spacious accommodation that's beautifully presented, stylishly furnished and completed to a very high standard
Quiet rural location but within 1 mile to local amenities
Environmentally friendly with Solar Panels & Ground Source Heat System …see more
The perfect base to explore The Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and South Wales. A barn converted to luxury cottage with high spec kitchen and lounge with breath-taking views. Close to amenities and woodland. Great for children. Pets are welcome. Free Sky TV and WiFi. Bedding and towels included, travel cot and high chair available at no extra cost. …see more
Perfect rural location for easy access to stunning west Cotentin coast, detatched barn-conversion created with love and a passion for sustainable design offering peaceful, comfortable and flexible accommodation ideal for families or groups of friends all year round. 10mins to Barneville-Carteret resort or market town of Bricquebec, 2 mins to shop, deli or restaurant. …see more
20 minutes from the sea, a converted coach house, full of character, with exposed timber beams and chalk, brick and flint walls in a garden setting. 1 family bedroom sleeping up to 4, 1 double bedroom, sitting room with optional sofa bed, large kitchen diner.
The local scenery is magnificent attracting great painters including Turner, Monet and Braque. …see more
Rural open-plan eco barn conversion in delightful English countryside suitable for a romantic break or ideal for families. On outskirts of picturesque village with shops and pubs. Country walks from the door, Oxford 10 miles, Bicester Village outlet shopping 8 miles. …see more
4* Gold luxury"upside-down"barn conversion set in 12 acres of Cornish countryside, nr Camelford, N.Cornwall. Oak floor in kitchen/lounge, fully fitted kitchen, central heating with whirlpool bath & shower. Shared children's play area, BBQ. Outdoor seating. Dog-friendly Cot & high-chair available.
Dogs extra @ £20 each.
Some children's wetsuits available, foc.
Delightful luxury barn conversion on the edge of Dartmoor. Full of character and charm and equipped with everything to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. Come and be spoilt in this lovely holiday home, close to the historic market town of Tavistock. Wood burner with free logs, complimentary wine, fresh flowers and a cream tea await you
S/C gorgeous converted barn on working farm, sleeps 6, suits families, groups or couples. Cafe, farm shop and fishing reservoir onsite. Near glorious coast and Suffolk Constable country, many local attractions, good road and rail links to London, Ipswich and south east. Weekly changeover day flexible shortbreaks available all year, PLEASE ENQUIRE. Minimum stay 3 nights. …see more
5* luxury "upside-down" barn conversion set in 12 acres of Cornish countryside, nr Camelford, N. Cornwall. Oak floor in kitchen/lounge, fully fitted kitchen, central heating, whirlpool bath & shower . Shared children's play area, BBQ. Outdoor seating. Dog-friendly. Cot & high-chair available.
Dogs extra @ £20 each.
Some children's wetsuits available, foc. …see more
Spacious Barn Conversion, quiet countryside location, 5 bedrooms, sleeps 10, great for walking, close to town, close to activities and nearby attractions, parking, within walking distance to town. We are happy to take bookings for any day arrival and departure, discount given for 2 week bookings. …see more
Grade II listed, beautifully converted stone barn with panoramic views of Rutland Water. Idyllic, quiet location in Hambleton village and short walk to pub with restaurant. Suit walkers, cyclists, bird watchers, sailors, golfers, family holidays and lovers of good food! …see more
This spacious and characterful barn nestles in a sleepy hamlet and is luxuriously furnished and superbly equipped to offer a family friendly environment. Located between Tenby and Pembroke but just 10 minutes walk from Freshwater East beach and stunning coastline. Unique features: wet room, large TV, 4-poster beds, parking, private grounds with activities; even a tower! …see more
The Stables is a beautifully converted 3 bedroom stone barn, set within a very private 75 acre farm estate of meadows, woods and streams only 5 minutes from the beach. Fitted out to a high specification with comfort and cleanliness the key. Sleeps 7 (plus cots). Charm in abundance and surrounded by amazing wildlife. Very private and accessible. Country and Sea! …see more
Lovely 18th Century Converted Barn in the heart of Carmarthenshire, within 10 minutes drive to Llanelli and Pembrey Country Park. It has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 6 people. Cot and highchair also available. …see more
Holiday home in Lot & Garonne. Two twin/super king size en-suite bedrooms. Large living room with french doors to private terrace. Beautiful private landscaped gardens, far reaching views. 12 x 6m heated salt water pool. Wifi. Toys. Books. Climbing Frame. Bikes. With visitors returning year after year - book with confidence - enjoy your own home from home in the sun! …see more
Luxury barn conversion set in a wonderful rural location with far reaching views. Great for walkers, cyclists, bird watchers or just relaxing. Wood burning stove, free wifi. 2 spacious bedrooms. Garden, BBQ, car parking. Baby / child friendly. Nr Halifax & Huddersfield. Please do not follow sat nav. We have marked location on google maps! Owners live in adjacent property. …see more
Perfect, idyllic romantic getaway for two. Stunnng large terrace and garden with views beyong compare. Cosy with woodburning stove inside. Good sized bathroom. Triora is a wonderful location for lovers of nature and medieval traffic free towns …see more
A peaceful garden retreat in the heart of the Eden Valley - Enjoy a break in a well equipped barn conversion with high beamed ceilings. Relax in the 5 acre grounds, go walking or cycling, or tour the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales. The choice is yours! Winner of the "Award of Excellence for Cottage Accommodation of the year 2013' by 'The Shires Magazine' …see more
Cosy modern barn conversion with open-plan kitchen/lounge featuring vintage woodburning stove, king bedroom with en suite shower, large sun room with pool-side patio, twin daybed and second en suite shower. Sea and garden views. …see more
Luxury, pet friendly, self-catering Holiday Apartments within the Nidderdale area in North Yorkshire. Surrounded by fields, woods and moors they are the perfect place to escape and relax. It is a beautifully renovated stone barn conversion with breathtaking views. …see more
Charming detached granite barn situated in the quiet rural hamlet of Bosorne on the edge of the stunning Cot valley. It is an ideal base for walkers and birdwatchers being 2 minutes from the coastal path. Within easy walking distance of St Just with its many amenities. …see more
Victorian Barn conversion set in idyllic rural location directly on Offa's Dyke, close to the Shropshire/Welsh border which boasts fantastic views of the Severn valley and surrounding hills and forests. Secluded and private, big and cosy, it's the perfect family and friends' get away in the Welsh countryside. …see more
A wonderfully located, beautifully restored self-catering barn in the Brecon Beacons. Spacious, light and comfortable. Remote, yet accessible; close to Talybont reservoir, Pen y Fan, the Taff Trail and excellent mountain biking and walking tracks. The Brecon Beacons has recently been granted International Dark Sky Reserve status. Come enjoy the stars! …see more
Old Oak Barn is perfect if you are looking to enjoy a luxurious stay with friends and/or family in peaceful and tranquil setting with uninterrupted views over the beautiful Suffolk countryside - you will not be disappointed. …see more
Grade II listed newly converted luxury barn set in acre of lovely gardens with orchard. A delightful romantic cottage full of character with luxury, modern living - wood burner, fully equipped new kitchen & delightful bathroom with roll top bath and separate shower. Unique mezzanine bedroom with kingsize solid wood bed. Ideal setting for rural & urban activities to enjoy. …see more
The best of worlds. Peaceful countryside, but only 15 mins away from coast, Falmouth & Tremough, 2 miles to Constantine along the footpath. Converted 19C stables, spacious, luxurious detail, log fire, big bed, big welcome box, little garden. Birds, stars, quiet. Walking & water sports. Printing and making classes. Suggestions for where to go and what to do. Just ask! …see more
The South Hams is a gem in Devon an beautiful with a mass of things to do both inside and out... Within 25 minutes from The Piggery there's wild coastline, with swimming, sailing, surfing, hiking, Dartmoor, Totnes, Dartmouth, Kingsbridge and Salcombe. Or just stay in! …see more
Couples only, in heart of Normandy D Day Invasion landing beaches in canton of Ste Mere Eglise, Utah Beach, Arromanches, Bayeux, Omaha Beach, Bayeux, Mont St Michel all close by, in grounds of a 400 year old farmhouse, modern comforts, secure parking, WIFI
3 star We're your Concierge !! Every tip you should need!! …see more
In the heart of the Northumberland National Park, on a family farm, the beautiful and newly converted Goose Barn is less than a mile from Hadrian's Wall. Private garden, stunning views, a traditional farm building with every modern luxury and convenience – enjoy the peace of an unspoilt landscape in comfort and style. '4 STAR GOLD AWARD' - Quality in Tourism. …see more
Located in the Suffolk countryside about seven miles from the historic towns of Woodbridge and Framlingham and about 15 miles from the Suffolk Heritage Coast. If you wish to holiday with your horse, stabling, grazing and manege available, price available on request. Minimum stay 3 nights …see more
A beautifully converted barn, set in a very private location surrounded by meadows, woods and streams only 5 minutes from the beach. Comfortable and clean. Sleeps 2 (+1 extra bed/ cot),Dogs are welcome by arrangement. Charm in abundance and surrounded by amazing wildlife. Very private and accessible. Country and Sea! …see more
If you are looking for stunning views, Welsh oak woodlands with bluebells, rolling hills, forgotten valleys away from the crowds, wildlife, wild walking/swimming, challenging cycling from your door and an amazing place to stay, Gribyn Cottage has all that and more. Pottery sessions can be organised at the Gribyn Pottery studio on site. …see more
luxurious rural retreat
near the sea
quiet location with lovely views over farmland
newly converted with attention to interior design details Stunning barn conversion with many features
In the grounds of a beautiful farmhouse and historic courtyard …see more
Set in the idyllic Yorkshire Dales, this newly converted byre offers a high standard of accommodation for six people. Walks from the door, village pub and an ideal base for exploring the area. We now have unlimited wifi installed at the property! …see more