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.
Exclusive Andalusian Villa with private pool and beautiful gardens with 9 "en-suite bedrooms" Unique views. Close to Marbella, Ronda & Malaga. Nuevespigas was the Villa in which celebratory chef Rick Stein stayed and filmed for the BBC TV series Rick Stein´Spain.
Tegolaio is a beautifully converted tobacco barn, with landscaped gardens and a large swimming pool with roman steps. It has been fully renovated to a very high standard, but retains original features and decorated with a homely feel. Tegolaio, offers 4 upstairs bedroom There are four outside seating areas around the villa, with non slip tiling on all the terraces and pool are …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 Stables is unique, has been renovated to a very high standard. Excellent for business and leisure users. …see more
Casal do Carvalhal has a spectacular combination of those original features that so typify a traditional house of ´Minho´. This house makes part of a beautifully structured architectural ensemble. …see more
Chalt im Wieselti - upper apartment offers both stylish self-catered accommodation with stunning panorama views and is an ideal mountain location from which to experience a wide range of winter & summer activities.
Amazing roof terrace with 360 views.3 Bedroom 2 bathroom penthouse sleeps 6..A holiday here can be as busy and exciting as you wish, or maybe you just want to enjoy the peace and quiet, thats the beauty of the apartment, it really is the best of both worlds. …see more
This is a beautiful, 5-bedroom house on the Garden Route in the Western Cape. Includes an enclosed private courtyard for sunbathing and barbecue, a large living room, a captain's bar, a beautiful front garden and a huge balcony overlooking the whole Bay. …see more
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The Ikia luxury Homes is one of the separate houses of Rethymno in the center of picturesque village of Gonia, the home offers one of the most luxury holiday flats for exploring Crete from its center Its unique location, architectural design, its small size (80sqm) contribute to creating a rare blend! …see more
The Look Out is a delighful cottage for 2 adults offering a high standard of modern day comforts including a fully fitted kitchen, king size bedroom with spacious ensuite, Wi Fi connection, private garden and a fantastic view of the Ironbridge and surrounding Gorge. The location is perfect for a romantic getaway or just an opportunity to relax and chill. …see more
A beautiful house with an astonishing view on the Mediterranean will welcome you in Taormina,the pearl of the Jonian sea, the house has a private garden and a terrace facing the sea where you can sunbath, relax and dine in peace. …see more
"Rez de Jardin, chateau de Bézyl, situated in 96 ha private estate of woodland and fields, plenty wildlife to discover, swimming pool, garden, ideal for families, groups, friends, dog walkers, for the "getting away from it all" relaxing holiday. …see more
Three kms from Montresor, Village classified as one of the most beautiful villages in France. Near the famous Beauval zoo and the beautiful chateaux. Old farmhouse with a big shared pool coated with marble powder. Australian designer (14 metres) Possible to rent the who Wine tasting, cooking lessons, bike rides and the Leonardo da Vinci's chateau. La Bouquetiere is situated am …see more
The villa is the ideal starting point to visit many importants city and towns such as : Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino, Siena, Arezzo, Cortona, Assisi, Perugia, C.della Pieve, Orvieto, Trasimeno Lake etc. We are only 90 minutes far from Rome and Florence. SPA nearby. Included: WIFI, electricity, water, gas for cooking use, weekly linen change, initial and final cleaning …see more
Castaway is a fully self contained Holiday beach house situated in Oak Beach. It has its own private tropical pool surrounded by decking and the entertainment area. Just a short stroll to one of the best beaches in Tropical North Queensland makes for a great holiday. …see more
Ermellino is a large, ground floor luxury 3 bedroom apartment (sleeping 8 people) with huge living areas, close to the centre of Montana. Built in 2010, its faces South & East with fantastic mountain views & has been decorated with comfortable, contemporary interiors. An ideal rental property for golf lovers, available this summer and during the Omega Masters in September. …see more
Leontine in Eauze is a lovingly restored 19th century house in the quiet heart of this lovely little town in Gers, South West France. The house boasts 4 large double bedrooms all with modern en-suite bathrooms, a great kitchen/dining room and pretty courtyard garden. …see more
Charming 3 bedroomed apartment, situated in a traditional mountain village a few minutes drive from Barboleuse gondola (free parking). Stunning mountain views from the two balconies and large south facing terrace. Perfect for winter skiing and summer activities/walks. Cable TV many countries, Internet WiFi (free) …see more
All of these are within easy reach: Spectacular views. Tennis. Golf'. Sailing. Skiing. Walking. Cycling. Evian. Spa. Golf. Horse riding. Lake swimming. Mountain biking. Kayaking. Canoeing. Rafting. Shopping. Relaxing. Watersports. Markets. Great food. Restaurants. Rob and Shirley, the English owners of this property are happy to be contacted to help with any questions. …see more
Chateau in Languedoc Roussillon near Mirepoix, Carcassonne and Toulouse
La Commanderie of Plaigne is a prestigious Cathar chateau and Commanderie of the knights of Malta set in parkland of 4 ha with a private swimming pool.
Houses up to 22 persons in 10 bedrooms …see more
5 bedroom, 4-bath luxury townhouse located in central St Andrews. 5 mins walk to the Old Course, beaches, historical sites and the charming shops, cinema, bars and restaurants of the town. Ideal base for families or groups of golfers. Large enclosed garden. Pets welcome …see more
Villa for large families with free wifi, barbecue, two pools and garden area. The property is located in Cala Egos at 1o minutes walk from the Marina. The house is new from 2013 and it is located in area where there are restaurants, supermarkets and shops. We suggest you visiting the Marina, Porto Petro and the Mondrago Natural Park which are all very near …see more
Luxury two bedroom detached villa with private pool. Located on a mountain top overlooking the valley to the Mediterranean. Offering peace and quiet and privacy. Ideal for couples or two couples sharing as the layout works well for this. …see more
Villa Balsam is a 172 sq.m. house built near the village Kato Vaslamonero. The villa is suitable for 7-10 persons (4 bedrooms) and has a private pool with deckchairs and parasols. The town of Rethymno is 14 km , while the nearest beach is only 4 km away. …see more
Spacious accommodation in a small hamlet 5 mins from Aulnay,a bustling town with shops, bars restaurants,farmers market,indoor/outdoor swimming complex with slides and outdoor picnic area, wednesday at 7 we have a trad session with local group HOT FOOT. Just 1hr from the beaches of La Rochelle,Royan and many more,to enjoy all the aquatic activities you want …see more
You are looking for an original rental, you have a desire for escape, freedom, travel, dreaming and encounters?
An original outing with family or with friends in a romantic setting?
On a property of 8 hectares with a swimming pool heated in winter, come and relax while …see more
The Old Vicarage is timeless, in an unspoiled, rural peaceful village, with panoramic views. Perfect for those wanting to be active, creative or relax in beautiful surroundings. On site we make award winning, craft cider: Severn Cider and our premises are licensed. Guests can see cider being made from September to December and at all times are welcome to taste and buy. …see more
Casa Mariposa is a recently renovated traditional Spanish farmhouse with original timber beams situated above the village of Las Casillas. Large terrace to the front with magnificent views. Suitable for 2 to 6 people.
May bank holiday and June bargain breaks still available!
Cosy cottage a stone's throw from fabulous beaches, golfing and walks situated in the glorious East Lothian countryside available now! We also own an award winning Butcher's shop and are happy to supply meat on request at additional cost. …see more
Pileas & Thetis villa is imbued with the Genuine & Traditional Greek Hospitality and consists of two houses that are unified in one by an intercommunicating door providing a unique place to host a big family or a group of friends up to 10 persons …see more
Spectacular villa with private swimming pool, heated by solar gain cover. Breathtaking views. Set in its own 3 acres of land in a Peaceful romantic location. wireless broadband internet throughout villa and garden. Top spec kitchen. Quality bedding. Sleeps 6 adults. Alozaina has a 24 hour medical centre. …see more
All Apartments sleep from 1 to 5 persons and offer you fantastic quality accomadation especially now they have been awarded the top award by receiving 4 Edelwiess by the local tourist board. All summer bookings between mid June and mid October include the Wildkogel activity card. …see more
Fully air-conditioned 4/6 people (ranked 3 épis), swimming pool Terrace, garden, Parking, The estate is secured by an electric gate.
Fully equiped with oven, microwave, fridge, Dishwasher, Washing machine, BBQ, TV Cable/Sat, Barbecue Garden furniture and desk chair located in Saint Jean de la Blaquière small village at 45mn from Béziers - Montpellier- and sea side …see more
,This lovely holiday home is situated inland, but only 20 minutes from Royan on the coast with its wonderful beaches, or 18 minutes from the smaller resort of St-Georges-de-Didonne. BOAT HIRE AND WATER SKIING CAN BE ARRANGED FROM THERE.. WE HAVE HOSTED SEVERAL SUCCESSFUL STAG AND HEN WEEKENDS, WINE GROUPS, ANNIVERSARIES, AND ART WEEKENDS, …see more
Il Residence offre villette a schiera provviste di patio con vista mare.
Via funtana vecchia a Isola Rossa vicino a negozi, ristoranti, arredati in stile moderno, 30 metri (m) troverete la spiaggia di sabbia bianca lettini, ombrelloni e un chiosco bar in riva al mare …see more
Vila Oniks provides twin bedded rooms with en suite shower room, kitchenette, small dinning area, TV and Wifi. 2 rooms have a second room which has a convertible sofa/bed. 3 rooms have balconies. The dinning/sitting room and large kitchen is situated on the ground floor On the Ground FLOOR, Loo
YOUNG CHILDREN - must be careful of the marble stairs
Large farmhouse (cortijo) with amazing views and large solar heated pool. Situated on the edge of the Sierra Nevada National Park at 1700 metres. A fabulous rural location above the white village of Capileira in Las Alpujarras, Southern Spain. Perfect for walking, cycling, horse riding and relaxing. …see more
Marvelous new restored luxury apartment with private garden. The farmhouse is in a breathtaking position and also near to the most important Tuscan and Umbrian art cities. Perfect for relaxing in the panoramic swimming pool and nearby to sports activities A quiet and comfortable place for an unforgettable holiday. …see more
3 Modern, 4 BR/BR, 8 person beachhouses with private cooks.
Quiet location in a Bali sea bay, private pool per villa.
Direct beach acces from the garden, coral reef in front of the villas.
Surrounded by Balinese paddyfields. Authentic area!
The cook prepares all meals. She asks your menuwishes.You only pay her local shopping costs. …see more
A large modern 2 bedroom apartment, with outdoor patio area. Very comfortably accommodates 4-6 people.
Located just 100 metres from the main ski lift and 5 minutes walk to the pretty town centre of Saint Gervais les Bains.
Ideal for winter and summer vacations. …see more