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.
Romignano is a location for people that are looking for a quite place easy to reach where to spend a relaxing time or to visit tuscany.
During your stay you also be able to visit our winey and to taste our wines or to appreciate our dinner. …see more
Set in a fantastic rural location with great views and no other properties in sight. Our facilities include an all Weather Tennis Court, heated indoor pool, sauna, spa bath children's play area and 8 acres of lawns and fields. 25 mins to the best beaches in the country You can book 1 cottage, several or all 9 cottages so you have exclusive use of the site. …see more
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
Enjoy your holiday with your family or with good friends! Experience the real French countryside – France au profonde – with beautiful, quiet old villages, or the nearby French city life (Lyon, St. Etienne, Vichy, Roanne). …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!
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
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
Casa Renzo is a recently renovated farmhouse which offers modern amenities in a clean and comfortable environment. There is a private pool overlooking the rolling hills for your exclusive use. The house is well equipped to accommodate you through your stay. Bellisimo! We had breakfast on the verander, lunch beneath it ,and supper by the pool watching the sunset .....perfect! …see more
Don't just imagine your dream holiday ...... now you can make it happen at Chateau Colombier. Here you'll find the character of an old country house but with all the modern comforts you expect nowadays, including our very own swimming pool. Sensitively restored 200-year-old stone house in Provence. …see more
Le Mas de la Tuilerie is a spacious converted farmhouse tucked away in a vineyard valley, in the Gard region. Ideal for a large party with children or a smaller party seeking total luxury. The whole villa comprises the main farmhouse and two self-contained apartments. …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
HOT TUB, LUXURY RETREAT. IDEAL FOR FAMILY GATHERINGS. FIBRE OPTIC WIFi. 50" HDTV, FULL PACKAGE. EXCELLENT DISABLED ACCESS INSIDE/OUT.Beach,walking,forest,sailing,24 great pubs, restaurants and cafe just 2 minutes away
London. 75 min. Great location and family accommodation.Tennis club 1.5 miles. …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
Charming 4 bedroom villa with a pool and 3 surrounding terraces that view the Albere mountains nearby and the Cote Vermeille in the distance. Two toilets and a separate bathroom, generous living & dining area, well equipped kitchen.Flexible start / end dates considered. Serene outdoor living by the pool, ideally located for hill walking, cycling or short drive to the beach. …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 former farmhouse in the beautiful Minho Region in Northern Portugal. Situated in surrounding vineyards, the villa catches the sun from dawn until sunset. Sleeping up to 14 people, Quinta has an outdoor private pool, BBQ and large private gardens. …see more
Beautifully renovated gite in an old stone farmhouse located on 20 acres of land amidst an unspoilt landscape of olive trees, vines and oaks in the south of France. Fully equipped self-catering gite. Large natural pool (no chlorine or salt) with summer kitchen with BBQ. …see more
Charming Manoir close to Le Mans. In 7 acres, with fantastic grounds. Full of character with open fire & high beamed ceilings. Located at the edge of a little village , close to beautiful areas for walking, fishing & riding. A rural retreat. …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
PERFECT SPRING GETAWAY.
PRIVATE, freestanding home, garden, swimming pool for you only!
IDEAL CORPORATE RETREAT. Meeting facility available.
Shops, restaurants, caves nearby. Private & personal : blissful swimming, reading, BBQ-ing
Perfect for couples or small families.
Beach front : are you looking for that special place to escape to relax and unwind; share with a love one; a quiet place to recover; then this is your piece of paradise. Exclusively for couples / persons who want the perfect destination to stay a little longer A place that most people only dream off....and a little bit more.
2 Kayaks & beach cycle are for your use. …see more
Private enclave of just two holiday homes, sleeping 10+ & 4/6. Set in 6.5 acres of beautiful landscaped and tree lined gardens
Open living spaces, 7 large double/twin bedrooms (4 en-suite), outside terrraces, shady pergolas, 12 x 6 m heated pool. Child friendly
Once you have experienced a week or two at Gigan it will be come your 'secret escape' - return again & again …see more
Old "relais" dating from 1850 in the heart of a typical Medoc village, ideally located between vineyards the Atlantic coast beaches. Renovated in 2013 in vintage chic style, the house has 5 bedrooms with a large rose-filled garden and a heated swimming pool. …see more
Andalusian country house on its own plot of land with private swimming pool and whirlpool, palm, olive and almond trees,nearest neighbours are horses to ride, goats to watch. Perfect place to hide from the world, ideal combination of 'peace and quiet' with 'mod cons'. Agua Amarga sandy, 'family' beach and diving 'school' is only 5 minutes slow drive or 20 minutes walk. …see more
Beach Villa with private pool & Jacuzzi!Enjoy your day and pamper your self with the jacuzzi or choose a nice walk to the fish tavernas and cafes which are 500 metres away from the villa!It is ideally located, not far from beautiful city of Rethymno, 15 min driving! Panormos is a small traditional Cretan fishing village with narrow cobbled streets, shops and nice beaches! …see more
Authentic patio house in the heart of Medina Sidonia. The pool & terraces are perfect for relaxing on sunny days, as is the roof terrace with panoramic views over a patchwork of undulating tiled roofs to the rural splendour of rolling hills fringed by the Atlantic Ocean Casa de Medina offers a true home from home for even the most jaded of travellers …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, wireless internet. First floor apartment with lift, balcony and 2 underground secure parking place …see more
A collection of 4 beautifully converted cottages with private terraces and a stunning swimming pool within seven acres of land. Perfect for large groups for summer but to get all four cottages you will have to book early! …see more
Country retreat Farmhouse newly refurbished with swimming pool. Beautiful panoramic views in a peaceful location. Private location but only 10 minutes walk to the vibrant, well equipped village. Ideal for families or large groups. Ideal location to experience the best of the French countryside in the Dordogne & Poitou-Charente. …see more
Feel your cares roll away as you take your first glimpse....New and south facing Lakeview Holidays is a courtyard complex with superb views over a pretty mature lake. Beautifully finished appartments offering a perfect place to relax …see more
Includes central heating, air-con, fire place, double glazing, roller blinds, mosquito screens, a super covered terrace, pool 8x4 and several sun terraces, a garage and ample parking.Recent construction …see more
Located in the heart of Chianti, surrounded by panoramic vineyards and olive groves but also central to all the famous Tuscan cities: Florence, Siena, San Gimignano & Arezzo. Villa il Castellaccio is ideal for a holiday combining sightseeing and relaxion …see more
This luxury villa was originally designed for 5 bedrooms but have undergone conversion in order to make one large master suite on top floor. Each villa has their own private pool as well as upgraded bathrooms and marble throughout. …see more
What's our USP? This is not just a holiday home - everything we do in the houses is the best quality - we've used travertine tiles for the new shower rooms, oak flooring for the bedrooms, Farrow & Ball paints, Jim Lawrence light fittings - which all adds up to style The best recommendation? Guests returning year after year..... Drop us a line today! …see more
The house is decorated much in the style of the region, set in about 4 acres of semi-wild garden, made up of cork trees, olive trees, pines and fruit trees. It has a pool by the house and an area shaded by olive trees where people inevitably eat in the Summer months. …see more
We would love to welcome you to this stunning luxury hilltop villa with large 10 x 5 m private pool and fabulous far reaching views acroos the vinyards. The villa has 3 bedrooms all with en suite and a BBQ and outdoor area perfect for alfreco dinning. …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
Thue is 18th century converted Water Mill set in six acres in Vendee region of France. Recently converted into The Mill and Wheelhouse which can be interconnected to give large 11 bedroom property with 2 heated pools. Wi-fi, games room, log fires, BBQs, decking areas. …see more
Farmhouse with 10x5m private pool in 1 acre of mature gardens with views. Recently renovated to provide three luxurious en-suite bedrooms plus an en-suite bedroom annex for extra peace and quiet. Large open plan modern kitchen/diner, comfy sitting room, and games room Search "chez foucherie" on Google and visit the chezfoucherie website for more details. …see more