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.
Single storey cottage. Wonderful views. Large, well equipped kitchen/dining room, utility area with washing machine. Double b'room with en-suite shower and WC. Spacious and comfortable beamed sitting room with TV, DVD & CD. Private garden with seating area. …see more
The South Hams - a gem in Devon with lots to do both inside and out. In the centre is The Piggery. go 25 mins maximum and there's wild coastline, swimming, sailing, surfing, hiking, golf, fishing, Dartmoor, Totnes, Dartmouth, Kingsbridge and Salcombe. Or just stay in! …see more
SELF CATERING LUDLOW, SHROPSHIRE
The Bringewood is a converted Victorian cattle shed which offers 6 beautifully furnished self catering apartments for holiday lets and short breaks in Shropshire. Apartments sleep between 2 and 4 guests, sleeping up to 22 guests …see more
A beautiful very reasonably priced converted barn in the heart of the Peak District National Park, Derbyshire.
The lane right next to the barn leads to Wolfscote Dale, Dove Dale and Hartington.
Fitted with Wood Burning Stove
You may never want to leave.
There's a self …see more
In a tranquil rural setting, with stunning views. Ideally located between the Lake District & Yorkshire Dales National Parks, with easy access to both. Stylishly converted with high quality pine furnishings & country fabrics. Well equipped. Rated 4 Star with Gold award. …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 …see more
Luxurious, bright and spacious contemporary style barn conversion. Detached with private garden. Situated within the heart of a peaceful and picturesque Devon village.Close to scenic Dartmoor. Ideal for those seeking comfortable relaxation in stunning countryside. Pleas …see more
Unwind in Oak cottage, a lovely large barn conversion with great coastal and sea views near to Bude; a superb location surrounded by farmland within walking distance to sea,pubs and Bude, internet access.Saturday start. Short breaks available. …see more
Cefn Coed is a family owned historic Welsh farm property located in Snowdonia National Park. Accessible but secluded, it is an ideal venue for large parties of family or friends. There are miles of riding, cycling and walking paths in the surrounding grounds and land. W …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 …see more
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 w …see more
This individual converted stable block is designed to sleep two in comfort with sufficient room for a child or guests.
Its rural setting on the Shropshire Way affords pleasant walks and is convenient for Shrewsbury, Telford and all of Shropshire's attractions. The Stab …see more
Much admired and highly recommended barn conversion with lots of character and charm, ideal for families and close to award winning coast and country. Leave the hustle and bustle and unwind in style. Free wi-fi and UK landline phone calls. Award winning village, 5* gue …see more
Situated at the end of a long private drive The Hayloft is in a quiet and peaceful location but it is easily accessible being close to both Droitwich and Worcester and only a few miles from junctions 5 and 6 of the M5 motorway. Mayhouse Farm is an arable farm with no a …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 …see more
15% OFFER- FABULOUS PROPERTY- 3-Star "GITES OF FRANCE" approved,dates back to Napoleonic times,set in 2.5 acres of private gardens with a 12 x 6 Heated Pool, pool house with fridge.You can fish in the River or use the boat (free), Trampoline, swings,snooker table - FAB …see more
Stunning converted stone barn in peaceful French village . Styled on a bijou hotel, all the original features have been preserved whilst giving the high level of comfort that our guests adore.
Meals can be prepared and delivered to your door , just order ahead for you …see more
We are a small family working farm with fantastic rural views all round. The cottage has 3 ensuite bedrooms and good wheelchair access. It is warm and cosy in winter and has a sunny patio for summer time. The area has more to do than is possible in a weeks holiday. The …see more
Easy access to the Lake District
Private garden, patio & wildflower meadow
5 minutes from lake Ullswater
Comfortably accommodates up to 4 people
Secure parking & storage for bikes Easy access to Penrith, bus routes & North Lakes mainline railway station
A wonderfully light & spacious barn conversion holiday home perfect for families or groups of friends. Exposed wooden beams & double height lounge genuinely make you say "wow". The beautiful village of Ashwell is on your doorstep giving the perfect holiday destination. …see more
Detached granite barn situated in the rural hamlet of Bosorne on the edge of the stunning Cot valley. It is an ideal base for walkers and birdwatchers and families being 2 minutes from the coastal path. Within easy walking distance of St Just with its many amenities. …see more
Detached granite barn situated in the rural hamlet of Bosorne on the edge of the stunning Cot valley. It is an ideal base for walkers and birdwatchers and families being 2 minutes from the coastal path. Within easy walking distance of St Just with its many amenities. Th …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 i …see more
Sleeps 13-25. Barn plus 3 cottages. Can be booked all together (sleeps up to 25) or just Barn (13-17) or Cottages (12). Luxurious.
Hen, Stag, Party, Family and Friends, Reunion, Celebration, Spacious, Hot Tub, Modern Rustic Kitchen, Taunton Somerset. Enclosed Garden …see more
A warm welcome awaits you to this 4 Star, Gold Award, converted barn, situated on our working farm, set in the heart of Teesdale. Beautiful south facing views. Idealy situated for walking, cycling, visiting many attractions or simply relaxing by the woodburning stove. …see more
Barn conversion in the heart of North Wales situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty and triple si listed. Unrestricted walks over Halkyn mountain. Within easy reach of all of North Wales beautiful castles, beaches and Snowdonia national park …see more
The barn has 2 ensuite bedrooms with access outside from the upstairs bedroom. It has a stunning island kitchen, a large upstairs lounge, additional downstairs toilet and wonderful views across the valley. Outside there is a restored bread oven, terrace and barbecue. We …see more
Hoppickers is in an idyllic rural setting at the end of a no through road. The 17th century barn has the Visit Britain 4* gold award offers spacious accommodation for 5. Walk to The Malverns from the front door. Perfect base to explore Worcestershire and Herefordshire …see more
The Barn at the Star Inn is a contemporary barn conversion, situated in the grounds of The Star Inn on the edge of the beautiful Lizard Peninsula. Guests of The Barn at The Star Inn receive a discount on purchases in the pub. Pets welcome. …see more
Drumfad Barn near Port William sleeps 5. Set in beautiful countryside, ideal for couples, families, groups. Pet friendly with an enclosed garden. All bedlinen, towels are included in the price. Ideal for walking, fishing, golfing, cycling (7Stanes) …see more
The Peak District offers an area of natural beauty, natural heritage, and wonderful landscapes and opportunities to experience tranquility and quiet; and dark night skies. A perfect location for those seeking active leisure, culture and relaxation and thrill seekers. Wi …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. Min …see more
Barcud Cottage is a beautifully furnished, comfortable and charming traditionally built stone barn conversion located on the edge of the magnificent Towy Valley. It is one of 3 cottages at Golden Grove Cottages, a family run holiday cottage company since 2011. Free Wif …see more
Beautiful converted barn with breathtaking views over the countryside. Gwennol Cottage is extremely comfortable, spacious and most welcoming. It offers the perfect escape with all of the modern facilities we have come to expect. Free Wifi. Bedding, heating and towels i …see more
At the heart of the Peak District National Park, between the historic market towns of Buxton and Bakewell. Enjoys a private enclosed patio. Walks from the door. Dining pub 2 mins walk. Pet welcome. Chatsworth 10 miles. Close to Monsal Trail for superb cycling.
A peaceful garden retreat in the heart of the Eden Valley - Enjoy a romantic break in 'The Garden Cottage' with high beamed ceilings and 4 poster bed. Relax in the 5 acre grounds, go walking or cycling, or tour the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales. The choice is yours! …see more
Designer owners have injected colour and a sense of fun into this converted mill barn, with secluded garden by the mill stream and verdant views The nightly price varies according to how long you stay. Relatively cheaper per night the longer you stay. …see more
Luxurious, spacious, comfortable converted stone barn.
Large garden. Peaceful surroundings, quiet but easy accessible location.
The perfect base to explore the region which has so much to offer. Just 25 minutes away from the spectacular Le Mont St Michel. 6 minutes d …see more
Converted small barn and shepherds hut with underfloor heating and wood burner. Two bedrooms; two shower rooms; living space has fitted kitchen, dining and relaxed seating. Patio areas with BBQ, chimanea, sun loungers, picnic table and parasol and private garden.
For …see more
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. …see more
Converted farm Granary with panoramic views. Pet friendly. Set on a working farm in peaceful location but accessible for many tourist attractions and rural activities. On-site massage available. Located within Kielder's International Dark Sky Park. Calm and peaceful loc …see more
Late deal -ONLY £450 FOR WEEK STARTING 30 MAY!
Stunning detached barn conversion in the heart of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park- close to some of Pembrokeshire's best beaches
Ideal for trips to Skomer and Skokholm
Very secluded and tranquil
Char …see more
A characterful detached converted barn with a wealth of original features, hidden away in "forgotten Cornwall". Uniquely located between the North & South Cornish coast whilst offering a quiet rural retreat. Sleeps up to 2 people, private garden and patio. The mile long …see more
Open plan, self-catering accommodation with under floor heating throughout - comfortable and stylish with a luxurious feel. We can accommodate long and short term lets with flexible change over days. Penrose Barn has everything you need for a comfortable stay. …see more