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.
Spacious, airy 4 bedroom house each with bath or shower room. 500m to Southbroom clubhouse, 500m to main beach (7 min walk, 2 min drive if it seems too far!) alongside the Indian ocean. Pool, games area with pool table & dartboard, bbq, tranquil sub-tropical gardens. …see more
An architect designed home set in the heart of the Alpujarras with glorious views, a small pool and chic decor. The house is cooled in summer by an internal waterfall in the rear cortile and kept warm in winter by open fires and central heating. …see more
Ideal for two families holidaying together. Swimming pool, tennis courts. Quiet villa with amazing views, yet close to all the action. Restaurants and shops within walking distance. Also great to catch the winter sun, go for long walks and enjoy Mediterranean cuisine. …see more
Spacious Tuscan farmhouse with 4 large bedrooms in a cozy hamlet immersed in Orcia valley countryside with shared pool. Al-fresco private garden dining and stunning views. Perfect for families with children! Wine tasting and cooking classes. Golf, horseback riding near The Pheasant farmhouse is the original house of this historical hamlet immersed in the rolling Tuscan hills. …see more
Nestling on the borders of Normandy/Pays de la Loire, this modern farmhouse provides comfortable, luxury accommodation and a total holiday experience. Leave the hustle and bustle behind to enjoy free WIFI, a fantastic pool and jacuzzi or the games room and gym... We also provide our guests with free WIFI, complimentary toiletries and a Welcome Basket on arrival. …see more
A wonderfully light & spacious barn conversion holiday home perfect for families or groups of friends. Exposed wooden beams & double height lounge genuinely make you say "wow". The beautiful village of Ashwell is on your doorstep giving the perfect holiday destination. Child Friendly | WiFi Broadband | 50” Smart TV | Perfect for Entertaining | Comfortable 1st Floor Bedrooms …see more
3 bed gîte, sleeps 6 (2 dble & 1 twin), private patio & shared plunge pool. Peaceful countryside location, walking distance to village & a short drive from the picturesque village of Aubeterre-sur-Dronne with its monolithic church, restaurants, cafés and shops. Centrally placed for Bergerac, Cognac & Bordeaux. …see more
Villa Pandu is situated in one the most beautiful places in Bali. Guests have a view over the sea or the mountains and the tropical garden. Our staff (7 persons) will take care of you and provide you with wonderful meals. …see more
Master bedroom with ensuite and dressing area, balcony deck, two other double bedrooms, two bathrooms, lounge with balcony deck surrounding two sides, dining area, superb kitchen, utility room, sauna, garage. Level front door access suitable for disabled or infirm Two additional temporary beds available to convert two double bedrooms into two family rooms …see more
LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION! Beautiful large villa for 8. Peaceful place, private pool, splendid views, good access. Near National Park + white mountain villages. Ideal for families, hikers, cyclists, and those who love the traditional Spanish countryside of Andalusia. Aircon, free WiFi, mosquito screens, dishwasher, comfortable beds and furniture. Mountains, culture and sun! …see more
Beautiful 3-bed-roomed house in attractive little Alpine town,Lovely Mountain views & only 2 mins walk from shops, restaurants etc. Re-furbished to a high standard. Large sitting room 3bedrooms, 2 bathrooms,Well-equipped modern kitchen …see more
LAST MINUTE BOOKINGS 20% OFF 2014 SCHOOL HOLIDAYS!! Recently renovated (June 2014) self catering holiday bungalow in quiet holiday village setting. Please look at pictures! Well equipped kitchen with dishwasher. 2 bathrooms, 3 bedrooms, sleeps 6. Pets welcome. Child and family friendly. Feel free to ask questions …see more
Luxury, sunny, welcoming, wine producing area of Barbaresco, Barolo at top of the hill, panoramic views of the Alps. Cà der Forn (The Bread Oven House): free wi-fi, a fireplace, very well equipped kitchen, 2 large bedrooms, a shower room, a bathroom, and a terrace. The goodies:wines, white truffles from Alba, Piedmont breed meat, desserts, chocolate and much more. …see more
Catinat cottage is spacious and full of character, has amazing views of the rolling country side, swimming pool sunbathing terrace , outside kitchen with built in barbecue. the large garden with its children's play area is full of scent. Shopping , for food is not a problem , you have a large choice of supermarkets nearby …see more
le logement comporte
1 chambre avec 1 lit 2 places
1 chambres avec 2 lits 1 place
1 séjour avec canapé convertible, télé
1 cuisine équipée
1 WC indépendant
1 salle de bain avec douche et lavabo
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
Cosy apartment ideal for a couple - wake up to stunning views of Mont Blanc, sit out on the sunny south facing balcony, no need to de-ice the car in the underground parking, ski.., curl up by the open log fire and make the most of local fare in the well-equipped kitchen If you don't have a car, the flat is about 250m from the train station and the 'Le Mulet' bus stops outside. …see more
Everything you need for a nice relaxing holiday yet only 10 minutes away from the hustle and bustle of Puerto Banus and Marbella!
Luxury 3 bed spacious apartment in 5* urbanisation Capanes del Golf complete with outdoor pools, indoor spa pool and gym.
The house has absolute beach frontage, a perfect northerly aspect with 180 degree views up the coast. In one of the premier locations in NSW on the coast in this quintessential Australian beach side town. Stylish design by interior decorator for comfort. …see more
Due to the central geographical position of Villa Pietra del Diavolo you can spend a day touring famous cities rich in history, culture, architecture and artistic works such as Siena (km 45), Arezzo (km 50), Firenze (km 110), Perugia (km 70), Roma (km 150). Croce di Febo take care of our land according to the traditions of organic agricolture respecting the soil. …see more
The apartments have incredible nice see view from the terrace.They are close to the nice beaches with clean see.You can do wonderfull walks in the nature, you can eat good food, you are near the most important attractions of the Amalfi Coast and the Campania Region. …see more
Luxury spacious Edwardian house and very pretty garden on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, Malhamdale. Situated between Malham, Skipton, Grassington and Settle. Pretty views in all directions. Excellent for outdoor enthusiasts, musicians or romance
Close to the Pennine Way and just 1 mile off the A65 allowing quick and easy access.
Enter a beautiful world where a secluded setting on the premier western shores of Lake Como in the picturesque village of Sala Comacina offers a unique opportunity to enjoy the luxury of your own spacious villa; to mingle with the locals; and with easy access to everyth …see more
Luxury five star holiday rental in Port Douglas, Australia. Villa Omaroo is the ideal home for a large family wanting the best from a luxury tropical holiday in paradise ... the beachfront is just a stone's throw away. A first class holiday destination with VIP service. Guests can upgrade accommodation package to include personal chef, butler, helicopter services and tours, …see more
Villa Limonero is a luxury 5 bedroom villa with private pool, south facing rear gardens overlooking fairway 9 and 10 of the golf course. Only 5 minutes walk to local shops,restaurants and 15 minutes walk to the beach.
Main house available to smaller parties of upto 6. Villa Limonero is our luxury home in the sun and all our guests agree, ideal year round golf and beach. …see more
Gelsomino is one of 4 apartments in our family Villa. It is very centrally situated so that guests can discover the major treasures of Tuscany in half or whole day trips. Over the last 30 years our family has offered a personal, caring hospitality and guests have often returned …see more
The beautiful two storey Coach House sleeps 8 people and is situated in the picturesque grounds of the Bragborough Hall estate and is perfect for families or a group of friends to enjoy a special break together, with lots to do on the farm and in the surrounds.
Entire Estate: Fairytale Holiday Chateau + Separate Cottage on 29 acres in idyllic Loire Valley, France; Private fishing lake, pool, cinema, gym, rose gardens & orchards. Nearest town 2km. Laval 10min. LeMans 45min. Paris 1.5 hrs. On-site canoe, games, bbqs; Golf nearby …see more
Casa Flintoft is a luxury 3 bedroom detached villa with its own private pool situated in a quiet private residential location within the Monte Pego Urbanisation. The villa offers spectacular views of the valley, orange grooves and Mediterranean coastlin The villa is situated in close proximity to the coastal town of Denia. …see more
A large Villa with three double bedrooms all with en-suite bathrooms. One single beroom room. Ample ouside terraces for al fresco eating. Swimming pool and bbq. Large kitchen and utility room with washing machine. …see more
Large 4 bedroom house with sunny garden and terraces, within a 2 minute stroll to shops and restaurants.
Newly refurbished retaining the traditional character features; roof beams, terracotta floors,ceiling fans, french doors, lots of natural light.
Swift Cottage is unique for its exposed beams,upper gallery view to the lounge area and its spiral staircase. It also benefits from a ground floor bedroom with its own en-suite and twin beds. Ideal for all ages. From Swift Cottage you have a short walk to the heated indoor pool. Ideal for that swim to keep fit. …see more
Villa Limeri is a 280sqm splendid villa built of local stone and wood in an extent of 20 hectares with lots of trees (oaks, olives etc), vines and flowers in perfect harmony. Set at an altitude of approximately 420m. Only 15 klm from Rethymno &10 min from the Egean Sea. …see more
Lovely comfortable Villa, independent entrance, wide private Terrace with breathtaking view of the Valley and sunset. 2 bedrooms, spacious living , fireplace. Panoramic Loggia with dining room, equipped kitchen, 2 bathrooms (1ensuite). Pool shared with full servicing The Villa (130sqm) is a perfect choice for 2 couples travelling togheter or a Family of 4 persons. …see more
The house is the home of an artist and musician and boasts hundreds of works of original art including murals and large scale paintings of copies of the 'old masters'. It is perhaps a little bit like staying in an art gallery! Drawing or painting lessons are available.
A tranquil place in a traditional Italian village with friendly hosts and locals. Paradise! …see more
Beautiful 3 bedroom Villa situated within walking distance or 5 minutes drive from the stunning beaches of Monte Clérigo and Arrifana. This delightful Villa is capable of sleeping eight. Landscaped gardens, fitted BBQ . Freeview TV
High chair and travel cot available …see more
Holiday Home in Visnjan, Istria, close to Porec. Capacity for 8 people (plus 1 child under 4). No pets. Private Pool.
website: www.visnjan.nl Flying into Trieste, Reijeka, Pula, Zagreb or Ljubliana are good options. …see more
AIR CONDITIONING THROUGHOUT AND A LOVELY BALCONY FOR AL-FRESCO DINING OR ENJOYING A PEACEFUL DRINK IN THE EVENING WITH NO NOISE FROM BARS OR RESTAURANTS AND ABOUT A 6 MINUTE WALK TO A FEW LOVELY LOCAL TAVERNAS.
LOCAL BEACHES EXCELLENT FOR SUNBATHING AND SWIMMING APARTMENT PROVIDES AN EXCELLENT BASE FOR EXPLORING THE LOVELY SURROUNDING AREA.
SHORT DRIVE TO AYIA NAPA …see more
An authentic 19th century Château in the heart of the famous Burgundy vineyard region, next to Beaune and Meursault. Nestling in a beautiful and natural 6 hectare park, the chateau provides character and charm in an ideal, tranquil location. The chateau provides cooking courses with professional chefs, private wine tours, tastings and bike tours. …see more
Luxurious 2 bedroom townhouse on La Cala Golf Resort. The fully air-conditioned front-line property benefits from beautiful views over the golf course and out to sea from its two terraces and garden. …see more
Great river swimming, canoeing, walking, cycling (road & mountain), climbing. Swimming pool & terraces overlooking vineyards & orchards. Nearby shops, bars, restaurants and wine tasting. Satellite TV, Wifi, DVD player, Games Room with Pool table and Jukebox Great family holiday home with pool and meters from the river, providing fun and relaxation for all ages. …see more