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.
This fantastic villa has been completed in 2013. The Balinese style, combined with the space and luxury, make you feel very relaxed. The friendly staff will be available for delicious meals, to organize activities and to make your holiday unforgettable. The luxury of a 5 star hotel and privacy of a villa. Experience on www.vakantieopbali.nu. …see more
Swiss style 'Chalet Mavambo', sleeps 6 to 10- 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, excellent location - minutes walk to Verbier lifts, rail station, shops, well fitted out - stone walls, oak floors, free wi fi, 39" flat screen, week or weekend (off peak) rental Ideally located 4 bedroom cosey Swiss Chalet, just minutes walk from Verbier ski lifts!
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, 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!
Only one hour from the beach, Cassis, Marseilles, La Ciotat. Close to Aix-en-Provence, Avignon, Lourmarin, Les Baux, St Remy. Cycling is excellent, both on and off road. Property is quiet and peaceful. Eco friendly yet luxurious. Newly listed on this site.
Housekeeping optional extra.
5 Star option available.
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
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
Luxury holiday villa enjoying panoramic sea views from its hillside perch. With private infinity pool, and expansive pool-terrace ideal for alfresco dining. 5 bedrooms over 4 floors. Interior boasts contemporary decor, luxury fittings & furniture. Private parking. 5 min walk to beach club & water taxi to Kalkan harbour. Fully ffitted kitchem, flat screen TV's, DVD, wi-fi …see more
Beautiful, detached country villa with private ground & pool. Only 15 minutes walk from the Portugese village of Budens with its supermarket, gas station, bars and restaurants plus bus service to Lagos and Sagres etc. Beautiful views all round.
Large terrace and patio. Cot, highchair and cleaning service available upon request (additional fees may apply). …see more
With scenic views over the Alentejo, Monte Curral Da Serra is set in 40 acres of open country. Recently built to an open plan design and newly furnished, this attractive spacious cottage with large pool is close to beautiful Santa Clara Lake. Close to village amenities Enjoy Portugal's tranquil beauty. Cheap flights and Sun!
PRICES MARCH TO JULY REDUCED BY 15%
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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
Warm and welcoming, ten kilometres away from Siena, this apt is set in an ancient, XVth century villa, recently restored by a sensitive and art historically conscious architect & designer. The very best of the Tuscan tradition can be enjoyed here.
Ideal for every configuration, romantic getaway, to read and draw, perfect for family or a group of friends …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
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
Casa Vista Mar is a luxury villa with a large swimming pool, located in the hills overlooking the lemon growing valley of Orba with extensive view to the Montgo mountain Nature Park and the coast from the port of Denia to Los Molinos. FREE BABYSITTING ON OFFER …see more
We have 2, 3 & 5 Bedroom Penthouse Apartments available, here you will see details of our 3 bed penthouse.
These properties offer unrivalled luxury and facilities in Bansko, If you're looking for something special for your stay in Bansko this is it. …see more
Superb 3 bedroom 'Custom House' at the heart of Kalkan's Old Town. Unique location on the beachfront, this is arguably Kalkan's most desirable property. Boasting panoramic sea views including a courtyard & roof terrace, this property is tastefully furnished throughout. …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
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
Superbly comfortable and well equipped apartment with twin balconies, sleeps 6. Stay in Ste Foy village and ski 4 resorts within 15 minutes - Ste Foy, Les Arcs, Tignes and La Rosiere. WEEKENDS & SHORT BREAKS WELCOME …see more
Manor Farmhouse comprises of three buildings. The main farmhouse is a traditional 15th Century thatched timber framed property sleeping 7 guests along with 2 other characterful properties: Stable Cottage sleeping 6 guests and The Barn sleeping 5 guests. The perfect end destination to meet with family and friends in very tranquil and relaxed surroundings. …see more
A Perigordian farmhouse in the north Dordogne, with sole use of heated 10m x 5m x 1.5m swimming pool. In a beautiful rural setting. Sleeps up to 9 people in comfort. Haut Combiers is a small farm with lots of different animals, having 33 acres of pasture and woodland. Located within the Perigord region, the farm is also within the Parc Naturel Regional Perigord Limousin. …see more
Beautiful Summer Villa with a large private swimming pool and spacious garden area ideal for a family or a group of friends, just 15m away from the most mesmerizing white sandy beaches in Europe/Portugal. Discover Comporta.
4 bedrooms, 2 kitchens, 3 bathrooms, great and spacious outside areas, private pool, pizza oven, 10 min walking to restaurants, cafes and shops, 15 min driving from sandy beach, ideal for three to four couples or adults with children. Spacious villa in ideal position to discover Crete secrets! …see more
This stunning 18th century luxury holiday resort, comprising of 1 x 4 bedroom / one bathroom cottages & 1 x 2 bedroom / 1 bathroom Grand Penthouse barn conversion.Recently completed state of the art indoor swimming pool complex and brand new top of the range jacuzzi. The property is surrounded by stunning rural French countryside ideal for bike riding, walking, hiking etc. …see more
A double and a twin bedroom are on the first floor with a shower/wc. There is also a living room with a double sofa bed. Downstairs is a well equipped kitchen, a full bathroom and a sitting and dining area. Outside is a stone patio and a small garden full of colour. …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
The villa is airy and spacious, lounge and dining room facing the sea just next to the kitchen, totally equipped with dishwasher, fridge, microwave, utility room with washing machine and dryer, iron. Master bedroom with double bed, bathroom (shower, w.c). First floor 3 bedrooms, two with a single bed, one with a double bed. Bathroom with bath and shower and w.c. …see more
A brand-new luxury apartment in the pretty village of Les Coches within the huge Pardiski ski area. The apartment is very close to shops, ski school and lifts. Ideal for both familes and small groups, the development features an indoor poor, sauna, jacuzzi and hammam. …see more
Casa Flintoft is a luxury 3 bedroom detached villa with its own private pool situated in a quiet private residential location within the Monte Pego Urbanisation. The villa offers spectacular views of the valley, orange grooves and Mediterranean coastlin The villa is situated in close proximity to the coastal town of Denia. …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
Beautifully restored, 15th century chateau with a large pool. 5 acres of private grounds with excellent views, trampoline & ping pong. 7 large bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, wonderful kitchen with Aga, dining room and 2 sitting rooms. Several tables for outdoor dining. Ideal for several families or a large group of friends. …see more
Luxury vacation appartment with a private pool and open hills view
The Bennatan family offers you a part of its beautiful villa in Zichron Yakov Israel, separate with a private entrance. Overlooking east to the Carmel mountains and west on the Mediterranean, and only 15 minutes walk from the Zichron popular galleries and …see more
Stunning Provencal Village House - elegantly restored in 2010, rooftop terrace, 3 spacious bedrooms, cave. Situated in beautiful Luberon Valley in the heart of Provence. Soak up the sun, enjoy local markets, explore nearby hilltop villages, hike Colorado Provencal 1 km away! …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
Charming seafront cottage with uninterrupted sea views and private access to beach. Rockvale Cottage sleeps 6 and is suitable for families, golfers, walkers and groups of friends wanting to enjoy a beautiful setting in a picturesque seaside village.
Integral garage with electronic doors will fit a Ford Focus type car. A welcome pack with wine is provided. …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
Villa Pandu is situated in one the most beautiful places in Bali. Guests have a view over the sea or the mountains and the tropical garden. Our staff (7 persons) will take care of you and provide you with wonderful meals. …see more
Les Noes Blanches is a stunning white classic country chateau in the Loire Valley region of France. Only 20 minutes from the centre of le Mans, and under 5 hours from London by Eurostar, the house sleeps 14 people comfortably inside an estate of 450 acres of woodland. …see more
Stunning apartment located in the 5* Villa Gadea Complex. Altea Spain 3 bedroom apartment with terrace, private jacuzzi and shared pool. Near beach and golf.
A Holiday Altea CB property–Perfectly presented. Great for summer or winter sun and Golf.
La Germainiere is a magnificent honey coloured stone farmhouse peacefully set in unspoilt rural Normandy. It has six bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 guests. The beautiful gardens lead to a private heated 10m pool on the lower lawns. Close to quiet sandy beaches. Full central heating and open log fire. WiFi internet access. Outdoor dining and games room. …see more
Comfortable and luxuriously appointed family house near the River Tay which sleeps 8, with 4 bedrooms 2 en suite, 1 family bathroom and a cloakroom toilet. Large kitchen/dining/lounge area with separate lounge and utility area. Plentiful parking and large garden. We are perfectly positioned for fishing, situated on the banks of the Tay and only 25 mins from Gleneagles. …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
Rural. Secluded yet near to main road . Not overlooked. Car not essential. parking on site. Private Infinity pool. Private sun terrace. Unique position. British owned. Wooden floors. Naturists welcome. Free Wi-Fi, great quad area. Internet. Guests staying at the Samara Villa will be delighted with its unique placing and amazing views and reviews
A comfortable, spacious, warm apartment for your holiday. We will try to ensure you have an excellent and hassle free stay . Snow sure pistes to suit all levels of skiers, hardly ever a lift queue.See our Web Site for details of the apartment. Look at the pictures here. Outdoor Hot Tub may be avail if not used by upstairs, Daily charge.. Great Mountain views.
Free car parking, …see more