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.
Casa Granadina is located in the hamlet of Huerta de Ranea, near to the hill top village of Comares. Set amongst lemon and orange groves, this 4 bedroomed cottage has all modern conveniences to make your holiday comfortable. Casa Granadina is the perfect place for you. …see more
This holiday home in Quillan is ideal for families, couples or groups seeking a relaxing vacation or planning an activity 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; a perfect base for exploring the region's Christmas markets. …see more
Luxury holiday let in newly converted barn, 2 x ensuite bedrooms plus sofa bed. Additional double plus ensuite may be available at extra cost. Vaulted ceilings, exposed beams,woodburner stove, fully fitted kitchen/utility, pet friendly and all situated on Peddars way. The rural location is perfect for visiting Sandringham, the stunning Holkham beach to name but a few trips. …see more
PROVENCAL COTTAGE WITH EXTENSIVE PATIO WITH PLANTS & FLOWERS IN EVERY DIRECTION, OVERLOOKING VINEYARD - GORGES DU VERDON NEARBY - SECLUDED PEACEFUL LOCATION - NEAR TO VILLAGE SHOPS - SUPERB LIGHT - SPACIOUS ACCOMODATION - PROVENCE - ALPES - COTE D'AZUR - VAR - FRANCE. LOOKING FOR SUPREME PEACE - LOCALLY PRODUCED VEGETABLES, OLIVES, WINE, PEACHES, APPLES - ?
LOOK NO FURTHER …see more
3 bedroom, family friendly, luxury gite in fabulous rural location. Close to Cognac, Angouleme and Jarnac. 3 minutes from all amenities. 10 x 5 heated pool shared take a look at our website www.thecourtyard.fr for further pics details and what previous guests have to say …see more
Dornoch Pitgrudy Holiday Park large double en suite bedroom with king Size Bed, spacious Twin Room. All linen and towels provided. Close to Dornoch town centre (15 minute walk). Royal Dornoch golf course Dunrobin Castle Glenmorangie Distillery. 10% Discount for Couples! …see more
Self Catering holiday in South Pembrokeshire - 3 miles from Pembroke. Family and dog friendly. Comfortable. Well equipped Very pretty garden Ideally located to explore Pembroke Tenby and surrounding area. Perfect for relaxed holiday. Ideal for walkers and outdoor breaks …see more
Lavender Cottage is within Galloway Forest Park which covers nearly 300 sq miles of spectacular scenery - yours to explore! Ideal for couples and families interested in walking, cycling, fishing, golf & water sports. Everything from deer to new born lambs can be seen. There are stunning views from the cottage windows which you can enjoy whilst relaxing by the fire. …see more
The Van Gogh, Provence, south of France - is a comfortable self-contained apartment with 2 en-suite shower rooms & private balcony overlooking the large heated pool set in 2 acres of own grounds. Quiet location but short walk to many restaurants and bars of Maussane
Except during family period, no children accepted under 16 unless whole villa booked. Some naturist weeks.
Beach-side luxury. Large sunny SW facing terrace looking out to sea. Walk the beach in the morning, enjoy a glass of local wine while you watch the spectacular sunsets in the evenings. Spectacular golf courses, watersports, surfing. …see more
The Dali 2 bed apartment - Villa la Pinede-offers relaxed, peaceful holidays in Provence, south of France. There is a private covered dining area overlooking the lmargeheated pool & sun decks. Easy short walk to centre of Maussane. Beaches & Camargue nearby Except in family weeks, no children under 16 accepted unless whole villa booked.
Private living, including hotel service!
The combination of both makes Melidoni X Village different and especially accommodation.
The beaches of Bali and Panormo are easily accessible being approximately 9km distant. …see more
Peggy's Cottage is a very attractive three bedroomed residence set in the heart of Castlecomer, Kilkenny. As a welcome we offer a small box of essential groceries to get you goinig when you arrive. Offering three bedrooms and within walking distance of everything Castlecomer offers. …see more
Private villa with salt water private swimming pool. Suitable for children, family or elderly. Fantastic poolside BBQ area. Fully equipped kitchen inc. dishwasher & washing machine. Close to several beautiful beaches. Short walk to bars, restaurants & mini-market. …see more
Arbre de Cerise is a beautiful 400 year old farmhouse that has been lovingly restored and converted into three well equipped gites: Tournesol, Coquelicot and Marguerite. With an acre of land and a HEATED swimming pool, it is perfect for realxing family holidays. …see more
Rorbu, Lofoten, Norway, Fishing, Nature, sea, Sörvågen, Moskenes, hiking, kayaking, sea eagle, We can help you finding the best way to go to Lofoten.
More information at www.authentic-lofoten.com …see more
Beautiful two bedroom villa with large sea facing balconies situated in the heart of rural Madeira. Bedrooms are private with ensuite bathrooms. A fully equipped kitchen leads onto patio with BBQ. A well appointed luxury property with full internet, wi-fi and cable TV. Enjoy panoramic sea views in a calm and tranquil setting. Be among the locals and explore the real Madeira. …see more
Situated in excellent location for huge range of facilities & places of interest for all age groups. Walking distance to selection of 3 beaches, a 9 hole golf course, local shop, train to Giant's Causeway. Bus stop at front of house to Bushmills 1 mile away …see more
Sleeps max 8, (possibility 10), Private pool. Located in a quite area and only 150 meters from the center of the medieval city with a river view.Furry friends are welcome. We have a garage where are guests with bicycles or motor bikes may wish to park them overnight. nicely decorated large 19th century stone cottage with private pool provides "home away from home' …see more
Deveron Lodge is not like your normal log cabins all set in a row. It is on it's own set in 2.5 acres of private wood over looking the river Deveron and fields.So if it is peace and quiet you are looking for this is the log cabin for you. Coin meter for electric £10 included in summer & £20 in winter. …see more
This apartment is situated in a great location as you have all the restaurants and bars you need right on your doorstep . This property has free Wi Fi and also overlooks the pool and gets full sun for most of the day . A great location in both winter and summer time . This apartment also comes with its very own Wi Fi as well , so a great added bonus for your holiday . …see more
This property is in a great location as it is just off Cabo Roig Strip with just a 2 minute walk to all the local bars and restaurants . The property has it´s own private pool and also has access to a beautiful communal pool as well . There is a large outside terrace area with sunbeds , table and 6 chairs for al fresco dining . …see more
LA CASITA - stylish Andalucian studio villa with private terrace opening straight out onto a large 10x5 swimming pool. La Casita has awe inspiring views of the surrounding mountains and olive groves and access to a stunning Mediterranean rose gardens. 3km from Iznajar. …see more
A lovely top floor apartment with it´s own very large private solarium and built in barbecue . This property is a 10 minute walk to Cabo Roig Strip where you will find a fantastic variety of restaurants and bars to choose from . …see more
Thairn cottage is one bedroomed, warm & spacious, in the heart of the Scottish Borders, peaceful spot 3 m N of Kelso. Easy reach coast, hills, Edinburgh. S-facing conservatory, garden and patio with views to Tweed valley & Cheviots. Log burning stove. All on on 1 level. Thairn cottage is pet free & smoke free. …see more
The town of Xativa is 5km away and has everything from a Moorish-Roman Castle, medieval cobbled streets and markets, to vibrant modern shopping, there are many restaurants, cafes and bars to suit every taste and time of day. There is Golf within 20 minutes of the house, The local beaches are 30mins away and are blue flag, and not crowded even in the high season. …see more
Les Tonneaux: a luxurious stylish gite, part of a converted 200 year old farm in its own grounds. On the edge of the historic town of Lessay and ten minutes to the unspoilt sandy beaches on Normandy's western coast, it's the perfect holiday location!
The Cotentin peninsula is steeped in history with its fantastic abbeys, castles and museums all nearby!.
Top floor modern apartment in 1930s property in a quiet, friendly village. Ideal for fishing, walking, hiking and swimming. It is situated in the heart of beautiful bohemian countryside & day trips to most parts of the country are possible. Prague is 1.5 hrs away …see more
Luxury small seaside villas with split level, open plan interiors located in Plakes Vlichou, Hydra. Enjoying stunning panoramic views over the sea to the Peloponnese without many steps to climb. Tranquility and relaxation guaranteed. …see more
Close to the sites of Rocamadour, Pech Merle prehistoric caves, St Cirq Lapopie hill top village, Gouffe de Padirac river caves and other famous tourist sites. Superb walking and cycling. Excellent evening meals available with international cuisine or traditional Quercynoise cooking. …see more
A unique restored Finca on a private ten Acre estate just 10 minutes from the historical town of Ronda with Luxury Bathrooms fully equipped kitchen swimming pool wi fi Car port gated and private with Breathtaking Views olive orchard fruit trees and Tranquility.. The grounds of the house have a fantastic sun terrace where you can take breakfast or just idle away the day …see more
This cottage in Grantown on Spey, in the Cairgorm National Park, great for exploring the Highlands of Scotland and local attractions, fishing, golf, biking, pony trekking, climbing, skiing, ornithology, the whiskey trail. Children and pet friendly. Real fire and wifi
Numerous local activities. ornithology, fishing, golf, cycling, hill walking, pony trekking, whisky trail, …see more
Self catering bush lodge available - 1bedroom in main lodge sleeps 2, 1 separate bedroom (Hippo Lodge) sleeps 2 and 1 separate bedroom (Warthog Lodge) is a family room (queen and twin beds) , sleeps 4
sleeps 6 privately, 8 in total. …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
Panoramic view over Great Oyster Bay & the Freycinet Peninsula
Private beach access
Complete priavacy on five acres of land with 200m ocean frontage
Garden with fruit, vegetable & herbs
Indoor heated spa pool
All Miele state-of-the-art kitchen
High quality furnishings Complimentary local wine
On-arrival breakfast provisions
Non-perishable foods provided …see more
Newport 3.5 miles
Good for walkers
Ground floor bed+bathroom
King size bed
Near golf course
Near riding stable
Walk to pub
Dog Friendly …see more
One bedroomed appartment with a beautiful pool. Countryside location and private gardens. Close proximity to Sarlat and St Cyprien and ideal for visiting all the wonderful sites of Perigord. Bedding and towel hire available. Cleaning service available.
A stunning location on the edge of the Gresigne Forest with sweeping views over unspoiled country side south to the Pyrenees.
2 kms from the pretty Bastide village of Puycelsi with its 3 resuarants and village shop/bakery.
One hour from Toulouse airport. No smoking and no children....sorry!! …see more
Bernlohe is located 6 km southwest of the town Roth, and 35 km (30-35 minutes) south of Nuremberg. The village is about halfway between the Rothsee and Brombachsee. Quality apartment in the Franconian Lake District south oft Nuremberg.
Perfect for your holiday in the centre of Bavaria or for business trips to the metropolitan area Nuremberg. …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