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.
The Masseria is a hidden gem a perfect place to enjoy a private holiday not too far away from touristic adventures With Alex Julia and Tony discretely living in their villa close to the masseria, on hand for any advice if needed …see more
Casa Barile - farmhouse and barn with private solar heated swimming pool set in 5 acres of Tuscan countryside. Stunning mountain views and walks. Sleeps 10+ 2 cots. Ideal for holidays with friends and extended family. Near to Lucca, Barga and Castelnuovo di Garfagnana. …see more
The Cob is a stunning boutique barn conversion, just 4 miles from the coast and the Cornish bucket-and-spade resort, Bude. It is the perfect bolt-hole to explore charming rustic pubs, rugged cliff top walks and fabulous surf beaches. Ideal for 2 families or groups. We have an adjacent property - the Red Barn. They work well together for large groups. Pls Call for details. …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
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
As you enter Hazelwood House you will realize that this is the house of which dream holidays are made. From the luxury of big sofas and log fires to top-class beds and underfloor heating, and don't forget that the Kenmare food carnival on 12th-14th of july
best food . Hazelwood is the best of both worlds a home from home in the most beautiful part of ireland . x …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
Rare proximity to ski lifts, ski rental, local pool & spa, shops and beginners slopes.
Stunning views from wrap-around balcony.
Other activities: Tobogganing, paragliding, mountaineering, hiking, tennis, wine-tasting. …see more
For our healthy and hearty breakfasts, we only use locally sourced ingredients and organic where possible. A variety of diets can be catered for.
As a holiday home you have exclusive use of house and grounds from as little as £39 per person per night (Minimum 7 nights) Secure and gated private off road parking. Garaging available by request. You must enquire for prices. …see more
- In Valdichiana senese only a few kilometres from: Pienza,Montepulciano,Montalcino,Cortona,Siena, Arezzo and Perugia.
- holidays in unique countryside, ancient cities, exquisite works of art and delicious food!
- swming pool only for your exclusive use …see more
Welcome to Villa Annis, a modern luxury 3 bedroom villa with a private 10 metre swimming pool in the exclusive residential district of Balcon Al Mar, Javea, Costa Blanca. Walking distance to a number of restaurants & supermarkets. …see more
Casa Serena is a comfortable and spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, ground floor apartment, with large private south facing terrace on the 4* hill top complex of Monte Dourado in Carvoeiro, Central Algarve with 5 swimming & kiddies pools, 2 tennis courts & reception. …see more
The village of Neo Chorio lies on the northwest coast of Cyprus, nestling in the hills above the small fishing port of Latchi and the legendary Baths of Aphrodite. It is the last village before the Akamas wilderness begins..
“More than sun, sea and sand…”
The jewel of Cyprus!
SEA FRONT, large barbecue and sunbathing terraces, close to water sports and in village centre close to restaurants. Ideal to get away from it all: walking, hiking, swimming, cycling, relaxing. Large spacious reception rooms, high ceilings, light and airy. Right at the beach front: a perfect holiday home for families, comfortable and newly presented. …see more
A holiday at Casa Limones offers real peace in a part of Spain unspoiled by commercialism. Surrounded by lemon and orange groves, the house, lovely pool and well kept gardens with palms, are less than a five minute walk from a fabulous undeveloped Mediterranean beach. …see more
Whitewalls is a luxury 4 bedroom detached house situated in stunning open countryside near the village of Foy, Herefordshire. In an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty yet easily accessible from the UK motorway network being only 15 minutes drive from the M50 spur. …see more
Villa Melina is a lovely 2-bed villa with its own private swimming pool, amazing seaviews and unforgettable sunset views. It is ideally located only a couple of minutes from Greece's BEST beach Egremni (CNN survey), but also next to breathtaking Porto Katsiki & Gialos. On the other hand, it is only a few minutes walk from the amenities of the picturesque village of Athani. …see more
Exclusive Marina Smir development
Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms 2 bathrooms
Beach 1 min walk
Marina 10 min walk
Sea,beach and mountain views
Car not requried
24hr security Maximum of 8 guests incl children. No unmarried Moroccan groups
A cot is available if required
Sun-roof with large 4-person Jacuzzi
Sunbeds on the roof, barbecue and dining out sets. 200 meters to the beach.
Spacious townhouse in beach side urbanization for up to 6 guests (+baby in cot).
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, with 2 terraces,balcony and underground garage. Communal pool and babies' pool just 20 meters from the house.
Modern air-conditioning. Fully equipped. …see more
A stunning contemporary home, in the beautiful Cotswolds, decking and balcony overlook a small trout lake. Includes free access to the luxury on-site Spa with indoor and outdoor pools. Great for both an active or relaxing family holiday or a romantic break away. …see more
Chalet Setanta is only 5 minutes from the main lift at Morillon, we offer fantastic food and wine and truly the comfiest beds in the Alps!
Airport transfers and in resort taxi service are included in the price. Ski/board equipment is delivered directly to the chalet. Ski the 265km of piste across the 5 resorts of the Grand Massif, only 5 minutes from the Chalet. …see more
The break You were looking for. Imagine jumping into clear blue sea upon awaking . Having a fully organic lunch.Taking sun on a private beach. And still just 50 min. catamaran drive away from Dubrovnik. Having a rest. Scuba diving,fishing,cycling,treking..or just taking sun in a calm,green and blue ambience. …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
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. …see more
Lovely 2 bed Villa with BIG pool set in own gardens, with off road car parking. On golf estate with course, clubhouse and luxury spa hotel (pamper days etc) a short distance away. South facing terrace for lazy evenings and great sunsets. Discounts for early bookings. …see more
Self-catering fully equipped ONE bedroom garden bungalow set in large garden with pool. Sea view from the garden. Very quiet.
Pool is used by no more than 4 guests at any one time.
If you stay for over 7 nights you can have access to our laundry room for use of washing machine.
Three bedroom villa with fantastic mountain views, full en-suite facilities and pool in a very quiet rural area, ideal for walkers but also close to the night life of Benidorm and its surrounding area. …see more
Spacious, single-level apartment in historic hilltop village. Sunny upper terrace with garden and lower outdoor dining terrace accessed directly from large, country-style kitchen. A real home, mintues walk from the village square with all amenities. …see more
Old Oak Barn is perfect if you are looking to enjoy a luxurious stay with friends and/or family in peaceful and tranquil setting with uninterrupted views over the beautiful Suffolk countryside - you will not be disappointed. …see more
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
Beautiful old stone farmhouse fully renovated in 2012. Three independent gites can be rented separately or together for group. 20 acres of land surrounded by vines, olive trees, oaks. Great natural pool. Loads of hiking/biking trails. Easy access from main airports. …see more
The Olympians Latchi Beach Villas is a group of 10 exclusive villas in Cyprus with a private swimming pool of two or three bedrooms, adjacent to the Latchi Public Beach which has been awarded the Environmental Blue Flag. …see more
Beautiful villa in the Monchique foothills, south of the picturesque spa village of Caldas de Monchique. The villa has its own grounds of about 12 acres. It is very secluded and private, but not at all remote. Within walking distance of nearby restaurants & craft shops. About 20 mins drive to the beaches at Praia da Rocha & Alvor or a similar distance from several golf courses …see more
Large four bedroom luxury villa plus pool with jacuzzi seat, located only 350m from the unspoilt Livadi beach with shallow water. Situated on the picturesque Livadi plane with fabulous sea views with the backdrop of some of the highest mountains on the island. Anyone looking for relaxation close to the sea with fantastic views, we have the villa for you! Beach access …see more
The apartment has it's own roof terrace where you can sunbathe with the sun from morning till night. Have a BBQ and take in the stunning views of the algarve. The apartment is in easy reach of shops, bars and restaurants. Guests arrival 3.00pm or after.
Guests depart 10.00am. …see more
Accommodating up to 8 people, just 10 minutes from the beach and full of character our renovated village house in the heart of the ancient quarter of medieval Sigean provides for an authentic French experience. With far reaching views of vineyards and countryside. …see more
Luxury self catering holiday accommodation in Dorset with superb communal indoor heated leisure pool, gym, sauna, outside hot tub and three private coarse fishing lakes.
A haven for children/adults - indoor games room, outside play area, swings, slides, trampoline. Family run luxury self catering holiday accommodation in Dorset offering wonderful onsite leisure facilities …see more
4 bedroom villa with heated outdoors pool and private tennis court in Carvoeiro, Western Algarve, Portugal. Near world class golf courses and in walking distance to Algarve's most beautiful beaches. 4 bedroom villa with heated outdoor pool and private tennis court in Carvoeiro, Western Algarve, Portugal. …see more
This exclusive and comfortable farmhouse is perched at 1240 mts on the sunny south facing plateau in the valley of Naves. The property has been custom built from a ruin to luxury accommodation situated in the charming and traditional Savoyard village of Fontaine. …see more
Peaceful and secluded location with wonderful views. Close to the ancient towns of Much Wenlock, Shrewsbury and Ludlow and the Ironbridge Gorge Museums. Child and dog friendly. Sorry we do not accept bookings from groups where the average age is below 30. …see more
The house is located in the wonderful coastal village of Betlem. The scenery beyond the poolside is breathtaking with views of the mountains descending to the sea. There is satellite TV with all the main British and German channels. …see more
NEW LUXURY 3 bed apartment, Great location next to Ski Bus stop just a few stops from Medran lifts & a gentle 6min walk to the Village Centre also opposite the commercial centre for the shops & supermarkets & 3 mins from the Sports centre. Great location, breathtaking views, super Log Fire, comfy leather sofas, well equipped, everything you need. …see more
Fully modernised Victorian Mansion built in 1889 in private and secluded setting.
It is the perfect location for exploring central Scotland and its scenic beauty.
Sports: Golf (there are over 30 golf courses within an hour's drive), hill walking, cycling, fishing.
A wonderful place for walking and relaxing - Castle Campbell is only 3 miles away with its wonderful scenery …see more