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.
Newly built luxury villa private pool and jacuzzi, overlooking natural lake. Beautiful sandy beach within walking distance. 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms 6 terraces 2 kitchens. Ideal for 2 families, perfect for golfers. Traditional Creole cooking available. Alarmed property. Private,secure,tranquil,ideal location overlooking a Lake.Cook,Babysitter,Airport Transfer,all Optional …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
Five beautiful country stone cottages in an idyllic setting, with heated swimming pool, 30 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
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
Golf: There are many superb golf courses nearby, namely The Four Seasons in Fayence, Chateau Taulane (closed between October and mid Apri), St. Endreol in Le Muy; Roquebrune Golf, Vallescure in St. Raphael and Cannes/
Mougins Golf. These are just a few of many. Walking: There are many fantastic walks in the area for the walking enthusiasts. …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
La Réparade estate is situated in the commune of Châteauvert amidst greeney and hills. This former forest and wine estate exist since 1848. Its old farm buildings completely renovated will be opened all year round. La Réparade estate can accomodate from 2 to 49 people at the same time, please contact us for information. …see more
Fabulous Luxury house rural France. Peace, Space and Comfort. Huge pool. Fantastic facilities. En suite baths/showers
WIFI,TV, stereo,T- tennis trampoline. Libaray of books and DVDs
Baby equipment Golf nearby, historic sites, wine tasting, winter walks, mountainbiking. Exploring the local area is a must from the market at Uzes to the Cevennes Camargue with pink flamingos. …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
Les Noes Blanches is a stunning white classic country chateau in the Loire Valley region of France. Only 20 minutes from the centre of le Mans, and under 5 hours from London by Eurostar, the house sleeps 14 people comfortably inside an estate of 450 acres of woodland. …see more
Situated in it's own private grounds, La Musardiere is a 4* luxury villa with stunning views of the local mountains. Do as much or as little as you want - BBQs by the pool,a picnic along the River Buech or a hike in the mountains. Then relax in the heated private pool. Centrally located between the airports of Lyon, Grenoble and Marseille and takes just under 2 hours …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
This spacious villa sleeps 8, with solar heated pool and maid service 3 days a week. Centianes beach is a 10 min walk. Within easy reach of 5 golf courses and 35 mins from the Formula 1 race track other attractions include Slide & Splash +Deep Sea Fishing & Pirate Boat …see more
HEATED PRIVATE POOL
Totally private garden and grounds,
Views, dining terrace
Lots of room for children
Close in to restaurants, cafes, markets, chateaux, historical sites, canoing, kayaking, ballooning, wine tasting …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
Sea Front Villa, Brand New, Close to the Limassol City Centre. It is located in a quiet place, with near-by restaurants. The project comprises of 4 new villas, excellent location, superb landscaping, close to the motorway. These are detached houses, with high specs. Sea Front Villas is a new Project with 3 identical Villas available for rent (only one villa has No Pool)
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
Private enclave of just two holiday homes, sleeping 10+ & 4/6. Set in 6.5 acres of beautiful landscaped and tree lined gardens
Open living spaces, 7 large double/twin bedrooms (4 en-suite), outside terrraces, shady pergolas, 12 x 6 m heated pool. Child friendly
Once you have experienced a week or two at Gigan it will be come your 'secret escape' - return again & again …see more
Occupying an entire building will certainly classify this Penthouse as a Villa, in all of 500 square meters living space. The Penthouse plays host to three well-appointed bedrooms and 4 en suite bathrooms. …see more
The two Villas are well appointed. There is a private pool with each Villa and both pools have an in-built Jacuzzi. There are BBQ's available for al fresco dining and a pool table in the larger of the two Villas. Each Villa has Cable TV to keep everyone entertained. …see more
7 bedroom 7 bathroom villa, set in unspoilt countryside in Uzumlu, just 6kms from Kalkan. Perfect for larger groups and for those wanting peace and quiet, & to experience traditional Turkish culture. Glorious views & large infinity pool 10x5. Private catering available. We also organise cooking holidays and couples retreats, information on request. …see more
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.
Luxurious living in a private paradise within easy reach of a good selection of activities A welcoming village with shops and restaurant in walking distance.
Offering all year round accommodation, modern technology, highly insulated with underfloor heating throughout.
Excellent location for large family holiday. Own private driveway well away from road so safe for children to play and private for guests. Well behaved pets welcome - we have several large paddocks, a wooded area and a stream all available for the use of guests. Change over day is normally Saturday but if requested we can be flexible if bookings allow. …see more
A 150 year old Farmhouse. C'an Molinet has been restored and extended by the current owners in a sympathetically traditional way, it sits in 4.5 acres of peaceful tranquillity with views to the south across valleys to the Tramatola mountains and to the east to the sea. …see more
This luxurious rental property can accommodate large families or groups. Spacious accommodation with modern conveniences including Private Swimming Pool with Jacuzzi. Indoor Pool Table Satellite / Cable TV DVD Player Dishwasher Air Con Garden BBQ and Sunbeds.
Within walking distance:Shop Bar Restaurant Bus Stop Beach
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
Taliesin is a beautifully designed house in a perfect location. FRONT LINE TO THE SEA. It is situated on a private island in Knysna Lagoon. At high tide the water comes up to the pool deck. Views are stunning. A daily housekeeper makes it a real holiday. …see more
Sunset Villa is a spacious 4 bed/2 bath open-plan living design with amazing sunset vistas, perfect for friends & families getaways. The huge entertaining deck & pool add to this perfect getaway. There is also a separate self-contained cottage on the 5 acre property. The tariff is based on 8 adults but Sunset Villa can sleep 10-12 guests for an additional $50 pppn. …see more
Magnificent luxury residence on world famous golf estate sleeping 10 people. This is a top end designer property full of peace and opulence, yet an entertainers dream. Current exchange rates makes this luxury holiday even more affordable. The services of a Chef, or live in cook and cleaner is an option, please ask for details. …see more
Beautiful Spacious18th Century Farmhouse, barn, outbuildings and large pool set in the village of Saulieres on the Dordogne River, 5mins. drive from the market town of Argentat in the department of the Correze.
Sleeps 12 + Cot Picturesque village setting, en-suite accommodation, private pool with walks & woodland behind. …see more
Amazing views, country side location, yet only 7 km from the coast, lots of out door areas to enjoy. Villa has own security staff and is behind closed gate community We know offer full Chef service as required , with tailored made menus for events or Lunchs and Dinners. …see more
A former farmhouse in the beautiful Minho Region in Northern Portugal. Situated in surrounding vineyards, the villa catches the sun from dawn until sunset. Sleeping up to 14 people, Quinta has an outdoor private pool, BBQ and large private gardens. …see more
LUXURY Villa Private Pool gardens, 40 mins North of ROME direction FLORENCE. Ideal for visiting ROME LAZIO TUSCANY and UMBRIA.Not isolated 2km to Sutri a beautiful medieval walled town.Lakes nearby.Real Italy experience.WiFi. 3 beds 3 baths …see more
Romignano is a location for people that are looking for a quite place easy to reach where to spend a relaxing time or to visit tuscany.
During your stay you also be able to visit our winey and to taste our wines or to appreciate our dinner. …see more
Restored large barn (sleeps 11) in charming winegowers' village with private 12 x 5m private pool & walled south-facing garden with awning. Between Lagrasse and Narbonne, 30 mins from Med. beaches, 40 mins from Carcassonne with Cathar castles and mountains nearby. Suits 2 families: huge rooms, big private pool, tranquil village not far from sea, walks in nearby hills. …see more
Very relaxing villa with all the facilities you could wish for, plenty of room to sit quietly and read or gather round the pool for a party the choice is yours. With a great BBQ area,
I am happy to prepare salads or shop for you should you require this service . We are a less than 5 minute drive from the beaches and very easy reach of the bars and resturants , …see more
Casa Renzo is a recently renovated farmhouse which offers modern amenities in a clean and comfortable environment. There is a private pool overlooking the rolling hills for your exclusive use. The house is well equipped to accommodate you through your stay. Bellisimo! We had breakfast on the verander, lunch beneath it ,and supper by the pool watching the sunset .....perfect! …see more
Le Mas de la Tuilerie is a spacious converted farmhouse tucked away in a vineyard valley, in the Gard region. Ideal for a large party with children or a smaller party seeking total luxury. The whole villa comprises the main farmhouse and two self-contained apartments. …see more
Don't just imagine your dream holiday ...... now you can make it happen at Chateau Colombier. Here you'll find the character of an old country house but with all the modern comforts you expect nowadays, including our very own swimming pool. Sensitively restored 200-year-old stone house in Provence. …see more
Beach Villa with private pool & Jacuzzi!Enjoy your day and pamper your self with the jacuzzi or choose a nice walk to the fish tavernas and cafes which are 500 metres away from the villa!It is ideally located, not far from beautiful city of Rethymno, 15 min driving! Panormos is a small traditional Cretan fishing village with narrow cobbled streets, shops and nice beaches! …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.
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
PERFECT SPRING GETAWAY.
PRIVATE, freestanding home, garden, swimming pool for you only!
IDEAL CORPORATE RETREAT. Meeting facility available.
Shops, restaurants, caves nearby. Private & personal : blissful swimming, reading, BBQ-ing
Perfect for couples or small families.