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.
Villa Karavaki is located only 1km from the resort of Xi which is one of the best areas for water sports and entertainment. At Xi beach they have inflatable water climbing balloons/trampolines. Walking distance away there is a choice of restaurants and snack bars. Our villa is set in picturesque surroundings, close to the beach and Xi resort. Wifi & satellite sports T.V …see more
Villa Trulli Lamia Apulia is a unique property located in one of the most beautiful spots of Italy, in the famous Valle d'Itria, Cisternino, land of the Trulli Puglia italy. Adriatic ocean and Salento and 2 airports nearby.
Set in six beautiful hectares of parkland and gardens, and surrounded by unspoiled rolling countryside, this luxury chambres d’hôtes in the heart of the Dordogne offers a spacious home away from home experience, at very affordable prices.
Arbre de Cerise is a beautiful 400 year old farmhouse that has been lovingly restored and converted into three separate well-equipped gites; Tournesol, Coquelicot and Marguerite, sleeping a total of 18 people. In the garden is a 10m x 5m fenced, HEATED swimming pool. …see more
The villa is built on a beautiful hill of Kalamaki's seaside with the best view over the village and the sea. There is sun from sunrise till sunset and you are just 100m away from the very quite and beautiful beach.The villa has a very stylish design interiors and is eq The villa is built in an unspoilt dune landscape, situated on a large 1500m2 plot, surrounded by a low stone …see more
rmonia villa is surrounded by a large garden, with spectacular views of landscape and sea. It's built (2009) over a hill with view of the Mediterranean Sea, with a small gorge crossing above, becoming a resort for various birds …see more
Casa Luc This beautiful farm cottage is very special set in a peaceful location in surroundings of breathtaking natural beauty with a private swimming pool.
4th-18th July 2014 free. Special offer 495 pounds one week or 950 pounds 2 weeks …see more
Luxury 400sq metre villa with private secluded pool in a quiet rural location. Four bedrooms, four bathrooms. Games room with pool table, casino table and cinema. Large private garden. 5 minutes from lake. Wonderful views. …see more
The interior size of the villa is around 300 square meters separated in two floors with an inside ladder. In the garden of the villa there is a comfortable pool around 50 sq meters, with sun beds, palm trees and a few sitting areas for your relaxation. …see more
South or France, stunning 5 bedroom, 12 person, Self catering Farmhouse, swimming pool, spacious gardens near Mirepoix, Carcassonne, Toulouse, Pyrenees, retreat, epic views ,Great location. We can organise catering events, corporate functions and wine tasting tours if required! …see more
Breathtaking sea and mountain view, unspoiled rural beauty, infinity pool overlooking a gulf, relaxation combined with history and interesting places to visit, plenty of beaches with crystal clear turquaze waters for swimming, picturesques villages and nice local food. …see more
"What makes Le Maine so special is you Catherine and Maxence!" (Debbie & Hazel, VA, USA). - Indeed, we are delighted to welcome you to Le Maine, our family home for four generations, and to share with you an authentic "Art de vivre à la Française" Catherine & Maxence …see more
With stunning views across the Dronne valley La Maison Grange is an ideal base to enjoy an active or relaxing holiday. The gites are equidistant between Bordeaux and Cognac so is perfectly placed to enjoy and explore the world famous wines and cognac close by.
All three gites can be booked for families wishing to spend a lovely, relaxed holiday in a stunning location …see more
Can Cruanyes is a restored stone Catalonian farmhouse with spacious pool & grounds set on 20 acres with mountain views. The tranquil & lush setting makes it perfect for families who wish for either a relaxing or activity driven holiday. …see more
Four beautiful country stone cottages in an idyllic setting, with heated swimming pool, 22 acres of lawns, woodland, a meadow and a stream. Brittany Cycle Tours based on site. Great for large family get-togethers. Just 30 mins from the stunning Southern Brittany coast. Nearby fishing, golf, horse-riding, medieval towns and beaches Couetilliec offers a wide range of activities …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
Absolute water frontage villa is known for its spectacular view and enchanting indoor/outdoor lifestyle. Designed to give the feeling of not knowing where the inside ends and outside begins. Perfect for outside lounging, swimming in the sea infront and sunbating. Situated within an hour of Dubrovnik, the hamlet of Kobas offers perfectly calm waters for real retreat. …see more
Large historic stone house overlooking the naval base and the yacht club, over False Bay towards Hottentots Hollands Mountains. Breathtaking bedroom, bathroom sea and mountain views. Perfect for family share. Our full time housekeeper is waiting to look after you! Luxurious accommodation for b&b prices. …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
With the Chateau des Milandes forming a spectacular backdrop and its breathtaking views over the Dordogne, Les Milandes offers four charming properties with pools, which have been sympathetically restored to a high standard. Under an hour from Bergerac airport. …see more
THE VILLA IS SUITABLE FOR A WIDE VARIETY OF HOLIDAY MAKER, IT IS A 15 MINUTE WALK TO THE LOCAL BEACH & 3 BEACHSIDE TAVERNAS,ON THE BEACH YOU WILL FIND MANY WATERSPORTS ACTIVITIES, INCLUDING , WINDSURFING, SAILING, KAYAKING, DIVING.
TRANQUIL LOCATION. …see more
"The Harvest Moon" holiday house, is a Tuscan country mansion with a spectacular pool overlooking the boundless valley. The whole property is available for more comfort and privacy. The whole property is available for more confort and privacy. …see more
This family owned villa laid out in three apartments with pool and sunny terraces is the perfect setting for an unforgettable Catalan holiday in one of the Costa Brava's most authentic and desirable destinations. …see more
This amazing villa occupies an enviable location overlooking Kalkan Harbour in a unique position. A short walk into the town, it boasts spectacular views of the town and the bay of Kalkan. The villa has a large infinity pool overlooking the sea and surrounded by beautiful landscaped gardens. …see more
Chalet sophie is newly renovated chalet set in a beautiful, sunny hamlet only 10 minutes from morzine. - outdoor hot tub
- 4 bedrooms all en suite. - sleep 8 to 12 people
- large lounge with comfy sofas. - large south facing garden
- terrace with stunning views
Amazing Chalet with stunning views. Outdoor Hot Tub. Sun Terrace. All mod cons. …see more
Self-catering luxury Thailand villa with 4 double bedrooms with mountain view, just minutes from the beach. Private pool and beautiful garden with large terrace for al fresco dining. Ideal for families or groups of friends seeking relaxation in the sun. …see more
Chateau Bellenau provides the perfect holiday retreat for couples, family and friends. Wether you are looking for a quiet romantic weekend for two or a group venue capable of accommodating up to 60 people, we aim to provide a unique atmosphere tailored to your needs. …see more
Mas le crieulon se trouve au centre d'une région au patrimoine culturel très riche et aux paysage variés. Proche des immenses plages de sable de la Méditerranée, de la Camargue avec ses étangs et ses flamants roses mais aussi à proximité du parc national des Cévennes. De nombreuses activités culturelles (musées, grottes, villes historiques et sportives animeront votre séjour …see more
The real Spain ... a gorgeous, spacious, comfortable country house in the mountains, stunning views. All comforts including internet, aircon. Larger than average pool, large sun terraces . Peace and quiet in abundance but within easy reach of all the action.. Have a good look on Google Maps ....
36°54'46.06"N, 4° 6'51.94"W …see more
Character house within walking distance to restaurants, cafes and super markets. Solarium terrace with outside Jacuzzi It is ocated 11 km southeast of Rethymno and 7 km from beautiful beaches.The nearest tavern and super market is just 100 metres away. The nearest tavern and super market is just 100 metres away!Private outside Jacuzzi with great sea view! …see more
You don't have to leave the property to enjoy the beautiful weather in Nerja. Casas de la Seda has a large green garde, a private pool (15'x30') with lounge chairs, several covered relaxing areas, a Spanish style patio and a grill area to prepare your perfect barbecue. CENTER; CENTER Perfect location to explore the town centre, beaches and beautiful surroundings of Nerja. …see more
Fully equipped home from home Villa Seniwati provides all that one may need to have the comforts they so desire to make their holiday perfect. Daily pool maintenance and cleaning provided.. All needs fulfilled and special requests taken into consideration. Choice between two kingsize beds or one kingsize bedroom and two single beds. …see more
Activity or relaxed break? Large farmhouse - own secluded pool & terrace near the Gironde estuary beaches & relaxed restaurants of Meschers & St George. (self contained Gite also available - see listings) . Royan, Saintes, La Rochelle & Cognac are nearby. water sports are available at Royan plus Fishing,Golf,Tennis,Tree climbing, cycling & horse riding nearby …see more
Attractive self catering house with pool, sleeps 2 to 6 people, set in stunning Tuscan countryside within walking distance of the birthplace of Michelangelo.
Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, fully fitted kitchen, BBQ and seating for al fresco dining. …see more
Apartment house with 2 apartments, each for 4 - 6 people. Superb views of all four mountains of the 4-berg Ski Amade area; Hauser Kailbing, Planai, Hochwurzen and the Reiteralm! Only 3 km away from Schladming and Ramsau.
Two modern and spacious two bedroom apartments to enjoy you winter or summer alpine break. …see more
Breathtaking Chateau with heated pool in 5 acres of parkland in a village in the Normandy countryside by a forest and 15 min from the beach. 8 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, 5 receptions, 2 kitchens, sleeping up to 20. Add in the Cottage to sleep a further 6. …see more
Luxury villa with separate 2 bed self-contained apartment, sleeps 8+4. Large private, secluded pool and garden, air con, free wifi. Villa: 4 bedrooms - 2 masters with en-suites, 2 doubles with shared bathroom. 5 min walk to bar/restaurant and shop. 8 min drive to beach. Luxury villa +separate apartment, sleeps 8+4, large private pool, garden, aircon, wifi, 100m bar/shop, views …see more
Newly refurbished 3 bedroom self catering seafront apartment sleeps 6 in Littlehampton. Located on the 2nd floor, Fully equipped kitchen including dishwasher, fridge-freezer and washing machine. 1 king size bed and 2 twin rooms.42 inch flat screen LED TV and DVD player. A parking permit is available to use for your stay. Travel cot and high chair are available on request. …see more
Driftwood is a beautifully presented one bedroom house offering a high standard of accommodation. Close to beaches, restaurants, shops, golf and transport, Driftwood is the perfect choice for your stay in Perth. …see more
Three bedroom Villa with en-suite to master bedroom, private swimming pool, private garden, mountain views, village location with shops and markets, 20mins from beachs including a naturist beach. Quiet location. …see more
Le Regnac is so light and airy - so refreshing and comfortably furnished and superbly equipped. Nestled in a secluded hamlet very near Riberac with stupendous views of the countryside, the villa has 3 bedrooms - the master bedroom has a queen size bed with an en-suite bath and shower and separate dressing room, a double bedroom and a twin-bedded room sharing a separate family bathroom with walk in shower. Cosy, comfortable, homely - this farmhouse has everything. Retaining its original stone walls, the villa comprises a unique opportunity for friends and families to share together in this peaceful idyllic setting for that well -earned, relaxing home away f …see more
This house is located close to many middle Tay salmon fishing beats and is within 1 hour's drive of many of Scotland's most famous golf courses such as Gleneagles, St. Andrews, Carnoustie, Blairgowrie, and Muirfield.There are rod racks in the garage. …see more
Bahiazul is a luxury villas residential that offer all hotel services, but with the exclusivity of having your own private villa with living room, dining room, kitchen, three bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, private pool, roof terrace with barbecue, jacuzzi and Balinese bed. Next to "Dunes of Corralejo" National Park: desert landscapes join to white sand and turquoise water beaches …see more
The perfect place to disconnect and recharge your “batteries“ surrounded by an energizing nature environment.
Can Natura is the ideal destination for friends of nature as well as exclusivity, seeking for discovering the stunning landscapes and diversity of nature. We are a young couple and our goal is to transform the house slowly into an ecological place, not olny by us …see more