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.
A spacious house with comfortable accommodation in a beautiful village enjoying spectacular views and a stunning location. Suitable for breaks year round & a great base for exploring the geography, history and culture of the area or just relaxing & soaking up the sun. Note: The house is NOT available for long lets. A travel cot is available on request (no additional charge) …see more
Large, spacious and quiet country house set in 4 hectares of its own grounds on outskirts of village. Lovely views over the valley in the heart of the wine growing region of Piemonte. Covered portico for al fresco dining. Elegant spa town Acqui Terme 5km away. The famous Truffle Festival is held annually in Alba, about 40 minutes drive away …see more
Former railway house, located in secluded, rural setting. This freshly renovated, charming stone property with private garden, is ideal for couples or small families. It provides an idyllic location for relaxing, with good access to the many attractions in the area. …see more
France countryside - self-catering vacation - near northwest beaches / Paris / Disney / Asterix / Nature / calm/ tranquility/ rural / small French village / Amiens / Jules Verne / Picardie / Picardy / Somme / WW1 / WWII/ route to Calais, Paris, Normandy, southern France …see more
Lose yourselves in the space this house offers. Set in the lovely village of Saint Mars d'Égrenne, Saintem is a large modern yet characterful old house offering ample accommodation for small or large families and small groups. Take a look inside... Ft. 4 dbl bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, lounge, dining room, kitchen, utility room, garden, Sat TV & parking.
The Sandcastle is an attractive, traditionally-styled cottage located just a few minutes walk from Camber Sands beach. Seven miles stretch of golden sands and dunes, golf, water sports, history - a real seaside holiday!! Check in time 15:00 (3 pm) Check out time 10:00 ( Want to bring family or friend? The Sandcastle can be booked together with The Castaway - discount given! …see more
Stunning sea and country views from the privacy of your own Italian townhouse in a picture postcard medieval hilltop town, just 20 minutes from coast and mountains. Ideal location for families with all amenities, or couples seeking romantic retreat.
The private balcony for al fresco dining offers breathtaking views across the Marche hills to the sea …see more
A lovely house on the side of a hill looking over the beach at Morsalines and the picturesque fishing and pleasure port of St Vaast la Hougue beyond. The Vauban fortifications of la Hougue and Tatihou are laid out surrounded by oyster beds. The D-day Landing Beaches start a few minutes away from Morsalines. …see more
Town Centre Luxury for walking, climbing, cycling, horse-riding, gliding, caving, canoeing, fishing, caving, star gazing, it can all be done from Mortimer House. Hay on Wye Festival, Brecon Jazz, Green Man and Abergavenny Food Festival all in reach. Private parking. Linen, towels, toiletries, hairdryers, free Wi-Fi, welcome pack, iron, ironing board, high chair, cot etc. …see more
The Castaway is an attractive, traditionally-styled cottage located just a few minutes walk from Camber Sands beach. Seven miles stretch of golden sands and dunes, golf, water sports, history - a real seaside holiday!! Check in time 15:00, Check out time 10:00. Want to bring family or friend? The Castaway can be booked together with The Sandcastle - discount given! …see more
Thorncliffe House sleeps 8 people in 4 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. Ideally located to visit many attractions in the Peak District & Derbyshire Dales or for walking and cycling. The house is very spacious with a log burner & secure parking for your car or bikes. Free wifi Bookings start at 3pm on a Friday or a Monday and finish at 10am on a Friday or a Monday. 3/4/7 night breaks …see more
Spacious Detached House With with pool. Secure Gardens Within A Beautiful 4* Fleuri Village + Pool
Within Easy Walking Distance of Local Shops. Good Locale For Exploring both Normandy and Loire regions
Free bikes to explore. WiFi available Sleeps 6 + cots
3 bedroom very comfortable, spacious detached house, large garden with childrens play area …see more
Located in the old part of town, it has a beautiful roof terrace with panoramic views over Bosa, the river and the sea. Lovingly restored to maintain original features (stone steps, barrel-vaulted ceilings) with antique furniture and traditional Sardinian decor. …see more
Vista Panoramica ~ Tremezzo ~ Como. Easy access to the village of Tremezzo with ferry and C10 bus to take you to all other villages nearby of Sala Comacina, Lenno, Mennagio, Argegno, Varenna and Bellagio. …see more
This holiday home in Quillan is ideal for families, couples or groups seeking a relaxing vacation or activity or skiing break in the south of France. In a quiet street near the centre of town. It has 3 bedrooms, a sun terrace & private courtyard garden with brick bbq. Five minutes walk from the centre of town, 35 km from the nearest ski station. Cathar castles nearby. …see more
Modern, detached self catering accommodation located in the historic village of Tarrington.
Bright and spacious 4 Star rated property with private decked terrace situated on a quiet lane. Excellent walking from the door. Village pub. Dogs welcome. Bookshop on site. Idyllic rural location. Perfect for a romantic break, walking holiday or just to get away from it all. …see more
Adare Cottage is a modern, luxury 4 bedroom, self catering, Holiday Home rental, located in the beautiful sea side village of Castletownshend, West Cork, Ireland. Adare is part of a small enclosed complex, known as The Lawn. It overlooks a common Green Area. Castletownshend is an unspoilt seaside village in the heart of West Cork …see more
15 minute walk into the centre of Brantome, the Venice of the Perigord, where you will find plenty of shops, restaurants, bars and several artists workshops and galleries, along with a lively weekly market. The town centre is a must to visit as it is encircled by the river Drone. …see more
A comfortable, recently refurbished house on a quiet street within the medieval town walls of Conwy, a minute's walk from the town centre and river front. Two double bedrooms, separate cosy lounge with log burning stove and dining room provide space to relax in. …see more
Beautifully modernised, well maintained detached cottage with relaxed interior set on an extensive plot in a peaceful hamlet.Unwind by your PRIVATE POOL. Ideal for families, couples, day trips, walking, cycling & fishing. Spa closeby. Huge private meadow 5000m2, swings & outdoor games, shaded & sunny eating outdoors & extensive country views.Read the fabulous guest comments.. …see more
L'Antico Palazzo is a large house that sleeps up to 10 so is ideal for families or groups of friends. This beautiful, mountainous area is also very popular with artists, walkers, cyclists and bikers. The shared outdoor pool, river and mountains are all on your doorstep. …see more
Fully modernised, self catering house offering safe, flexible accommodation in a beautiful and peaceful island setting, close to beaches and walks. Sleeps up to 8 people, fully modernised, accept pets, travel cot and highchair available on request.. This is lovely, stylish holiday accommodation offering the ideal hebridean holiday experience. …see more
Country house "Nasa Istra" is secluded, old stone holiday house, for sole use of the renters. It offers accomodation for 4-5 persons. House is ideal for families, honeymoon and romantic holidays. House is surrounded by green lawns , an orchard and a forest, located in the heart of Istria. …see more
Rent a whole house recently renovated with luxurious rooms and kitchen. Located in picturesque and weather good village of Vestmanna. The house offers a good view over the nearby mountains and sea. The village of Vestmanna is situated on the northwest coast of Streymoy. …see more
Golfers Paradise awaits you here, with your own practice green & bunker before that all important game to win the bets?
Surrounded by the best parkland and Links courses Druids Glen host to the Irish Open, the European where top players from around the world practice. House decorated for Xmas. incl Free Range Turkey for cooking, cooked Ham & X.Pud./mincePies del Xms.Ev
If you want a quiet and relaxing period just come to this place, where you have the nature of the sea, the beach and the wide country beside of you.
Take the bike and ride east or West. You will find very exciting routes with beautiful views across the Baltic Sea. You will find small cosy villages in the neighborhood in this fruitful area. …see more
Tuksumduin is a beautiful house set in a rural hamlet in the Dordogne countryside. The property retains original features such as wood beams, and has a patio on which to enjoy the warm summer weather, looking out over the garden. Close to all the attractions of the area Free WIFI
We can pre-book cycles and equipment from family models to professional bikes ready to enjoy …see more
Luxury spacious Edwardian house and garden on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park in Bell Busk Malhamdale. Situated between Malham, Skipton, Grassington and Settle. Beautiful views in all directions. Excellent for outdoor enthusiasts.
Close to the Pennine Way and just 1 mile off the A65 allowing quick and easy access. …see more
PERFECT FALL GETAWAY. Ideal for those seeking calm before the storm of fast approaching end of year holidays. Golden leaves dancing about; warm sunshine on long walks in fresh country air prolonging summer's tan. Apéritif devant la cheminée. More. . .
Shops nearby. OPTIONAL special dinner/soirée prepared upon request
Three bedroom/2 bathroom house situated in a quiet cul-de-sac, within easy walking distance of restaurants, bars, shops and the village pool. Benamocarra is a traditional whitewashed Andalucian village which has escaped the tourist route and retains its Spanish charm. …see more
.Arcos de la Almona is a town house in Calle Almona, in the Moorish historical quarter of Frigiliana,
This splendid Frigiliana village house, is situated in a pedestrian area and it has an easy access to a parking (loading bay) just a few meters away from the entrance. Town house in the historic Moorish quarter of Frigiliana, a typical Andalusian village in Axarquia / Malaga …see more
Tigh Gorm is a luxury self-catering house overlooking the harbour in Tarbert on the Isle of Harris. Close to ferry, buses, shops, places to eat. Very well-equipped. Superking-sized bed. 2 shower-rooms. All linen provided. Deck overlooking the harbour.
Short breaks available. Contact us for late deal prices. …see more
Within a few minutes, walk to a cafe/bar or good Restaurant. In the same time by car, reach all amenities in either, St.Bonnet Tronçais, Ainay-le-Chateau, or Cerilly.
Just sit and relax with your glass of wine ! bread ,biscuits and variety of superb french cheese. Be mezmerised by the sparkling water of the lake and watch while herons fish and birds skim and dip . …see more
Classy & cosy, but with lots of space. Beautiful bed linen, goose & duck down quilts. Hairdryers in each bedroom. Soft fluffy towels!
Dining Room, Den, Living Room, fully equipped all mod -con kitchen, utility room, mud room. Outside deck. Huge private garden. Parking. TV, DVD, CD player, iPod dock, CD & Book library. Chess & other board games. Open fires, oil central heating …see more
Enjoy trout fishing, sightseeing or cycling in style after a fabulous day experiencing Southland. Sit back and watch one of the many DVD's on plush furniture. Rest in comfy beds after a long hot bath. Wake refreshed for each day's adventure in spectacular New Zealand. Relax in comfort in Rod and Wheel House in Lumsden - a haven for Anglers, Cyclists and Tourists. …see more
Delightful distillery cottage located in the Highlands. On the whiskey trail with excellent access to the River Spey and Cairgorms National Park. With beautiful views of the surrounding countryside ,"on natures doorstop" this rural retreat the perfect getaway location. …see more
Enjoy a party get together in the open plan ground floor area while the double oven and 900mm hob will provide for all the catering needs.
There are numerous fishing lakes and tributaries to the River Shannon within easy reach of the schoolhouse Hiking and Cycling on the Cavan Way and the Kingfisher trail adjacent to the schoolhouse …see more
The beautiful Dalmatian stone house is located in the idyllic village, Gornja Podgora, on the slopes of Biokovo Mountain, offering stunning views of the bay and the islands in front of Podgora. It is in a quiet area not far from the village church, was in 1913. built an …see more
We have been fortunate enough to transform one of the original houses in this ancient village into a modern, self-catered and comfortable holiday house for you to enjoy the unforgettable surroundings. The absolute beauty of this house is the view – we have just added to it by fully renovating the entire villa from the kitchen & bathrooms to the bedrooms & balconies. Fully renovated, 3 level Italian villa situated in the ancient village of Pietrapaola, Calabria. …see more
Visiting Oban? Winter Festival, HIMDF, Yachting Week, College, University? Stop over on Scotland tour? Short break? Then come and stay at The Cottage. Comfy, private with breakfast pack included - our visitors come back time and again. 12 miles from Oban. Wifi. Parking. Car/Motorbike(s) advised.
Max 4 guests
Twin beds upstairs, double downstairs.
Breakfast pack …see more
This character house has a superb large deck, stunning summerhouse for alfresco dining, sunbathing, or just relaxing and enjoying the views. An additional wooden picnic table is situated in a sun trap by the front door. An ideal location for discovering Pembrokeshsire, New 2014 - downstairs cloakroom with toilet and washbasin. NEW STUNNING SUMMER HOUSE!!
Located on the Galway/Mayo border, sleeps 10, all en suite rooms, lovely countryside setting and great views, take a walk, go fishing, maybe a game of golf. go for a nice drive to Lough Mask, Lough Corrib, Cong, Westport, climb Croagh Patrick,or to Galway City. Knock Airport is only 30 min drive …see more
Ideal for exploring the vale of Clwyd, Llangollen, Denbigh, Snowdonia and Chester. Ideal for a walking, biking and family holidays. Lockable bike shed available. So much to do in the area fishing, horse riding, railways, Llanberis famous zip wire and a walk up Snowdon. We operate fri to fri during summer holidays. Weekend breaks available. No parties to be held in propery. …see more
A well located comfortable house convenient for local beaches, the town centre and bustling harbour. 'Carvinack' is a light, spacious, well appointed and welcoming 1 bedroom semi-detached property located in a quiet residential area in Falmouth. Falmouth Oyster Festival 9th to 12th October 2014. …see more
A stunning 5 bedroom 17th century timber framed cottage recently restored, furnished and maintained to a high standard and set in a 1/4 acre of private gardens. Private swimming pool open for the months June, July & August ( and May & September by arrangement). Electricity is included in the price for June - July & August & is charged at cost for other periods. …see more