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.
Holiday apartment in beachfront Plakias village. this holiday home is 5 min. walk from the sandy beach of Plakias and 15 min. cycling or 5 min. drive away from other amazing and untouched beacheswoth blue waters of the south coast of Crete. If you are looking for tranquility combined with luxury and privacy our holiday is the perfect spot. …see more
This tucked away jewel is one of the best kept secrets in the Etna north area between Catania and Taormina. Privacy, beauty and peace - the ideal family, romantic or honeymoon hideaway... Swimming pool, hot tub, tranquility, panoramic sea view, nature and Etna.
4 flexible bedrooms, with 3 showers, WC's & WHB's & bath.
Lake side setting, games room
Archery instruction, kayak, fishing rod & bike hire (surcharge)
Hot tub, sauna eclusive unlimited use (surcharge) 22mg free wifi Can accommodate up to 22 people between 4 properties on 4 acre site. fermanagh self catering …see more
Yanwath Gate Farm is a beautifully renovated traditional Cumbrian Farmhouse situated on the eastern edge of the Lake District and located just 5 minutes from the shores of Ullswater. The house provides accommodation for up to 13 guests and pets are welcome. Gate Farm makes a perfect location for exploring the Lake District and the Pennine Hills. …see more
Birch Cottage is a traditional 4 bedroomed cottage located in the village of Helmsdale, Sutherland. The village, which has all the local facilities that you could want (local shops, café, hotel, butchers), is ideally situated for exploring the North of Scotland. The south facing walled garden provides safe and private outdoor space for all the family.
Transylvania, Carpathian, privacy, cozy feeling, romantic. Stunning landscapes & location by mountain creek. Spectacular architecture, hiking distance to ski lift, Dracula Castle, National Park, short drive Brasov, horseback riding, biking, spa, forests, Saxon towns It is what we believe in and appreciate: smart simplicity, informal elegance, intimacy and extreme coziness …see more
An eco-friendly place for those seeking total tranquility in a secluded location with very clean and healthy air. Small pool, garden, unspoilt nature, clean sea and a small coastal village with picturesque harbor, not yet "discovered" by the charter tour operators.
This is a genuine Turkish-Aegean coastal village, end of the Turkish mainland, close to greek island of Symi …see more
Delightful, detatched cottage in the village of Rosslare Strand. Open fire, sleeps ten comfortably and in its own grounds. Perfect for winter weekends or a longer stretch in the Summer months - Rosslare Strand is a great place to visit! Lots of places to eat in the village and lots of quaint nooks and crannies to explore around Wexford town. …see more
The apartment is perfectly located in the elevated part of the village of Calasetta on a stunning and panoramic small square that faces Sottotorre beach. The house has direct access to the beach of Sottotorre by a stairway, one stone throw away from supermarket. We provide linen and towels for an extra fee very fair. Internet wi-fi available like an extra. …see more
Private with quiet secluded country surroundings, giving you uninterrupted views of Ben Cruachan (Scottish Mountain) Views and walking distance for Loch Awe and to local food establishments. 30 minutes to Oban - Gateway to the Scottish Isles. Central to explore. Wildlife everywhere, Peace and quiet, relax go fishing or walking in the many forest glens …see more
A very special luxury two bedroom Villa with private pool, a very private and quiet area with stunning views and within walking distance to supermarket if you like a walk and short drive to San Jamie golf course and the town of Moraira .
large light and airy 3 bedroomed perigordian apartment. Very family friendly with splash pool and games room with billiards, table tennis and table football and toys. Close to all Les Eyzies, Bergerac Lascaux etc. Great value for money. Rural but close to shops. The gite is well placed to visit some of the most beautiful villages in France. Plenty to do and see. …see more
La Ginesta prides its self in catering for all types of holidays to suite every ones needs,Including short breaks,long stay,special occasions and business trips for 1 person up to groups of 14 people.
All the rooms are en,suite most with a jacuzzi bath, and,or a shower This unique accommodation is ideal for a small family or group of friends seeking a relaxing country holiday …see more
The courtyard apartment has mountain views from the front balcony in addition to having the benefit of its own private stone courtyard. The courtyard catches the early to mid afternoon sunshine and is an ideal place for sunbathing away from the beach while the beautiful …see more
Spacious and comfortable 3 bedroomed apartment with 2 bathrooms, stunning mountain and countryside views and a shared summer pool. Conveniently situated in the old quarter of the beautiful whitewashed village of Frigiliana on the edge of a national park. Stunning mountain views, free Wi-Fi and all the comforts of home. …see more
This property is on the outskirts of the old Roman town of Neath with easy access to the surrounding area of Port Talbot, Swansea, Brecon etc. Afan Argoed Mountain bike centre being only a few miles away and swansea"s LC 2 just a short drive away for those rainy day"s Perfect property for comuting, throughout Wales. 2 min to M4 and the start of the Heads of the valleys A465 …see more
Millgate Cottage is a charming 2 bedroom (double & twin) end terrace over 3 floors, inside the medieval town walls and next door to Conwy Castle, parking directly outside, allowing doorstep access to the delights of this medieval town. **We reply to all enquiries so please check your spam folder if our email is not received** …see more
Large newly built house Four bedrooms Four bathrooms. Private location with fabulous views. Large Games room,
Ideal for getting together with family or friends.
Well behaved pets welcome. (by appointment)
Situated in Scottish Borders close to Berwick-upon-Tweed. The Paddock is wheelchair friendly with a ground floor twin-bedded room & a ground floor wet-room / bathroom …see more
Holly is ideal for a family of 2 adults and 2 small children (under 12): sitting/dining room with fitted kitchen and dishwasher, double bedroom and small children's bunk bedded room (2'6" wide), bathroom with overbath shower, beams and log burner. …see more
The property enjoys breathtaking panoramic seaviews with the ocean a 100 meters from your door. The apartment is very well appointed and with five local restaurants within a few minutes walk offering typical Madeiran fare at excellent prices you have everything. Madalena Do Mar is a pretty fishing village in a central location; get out and about or relax and unwind. …see more
Les Grivats spacious gite(130m2) with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms within the stone built former barn. 3 key and 3 * labelled . You have use of a11 x 6 swimming pool in summer and & separate Hot Tub/Spa other seasons. Located in the Tarn, 76km from Toulouse airport.
bed downstairs is 160*210
spacious, in front of pool
bed linen provided
free for baby cot …see more
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
Gorgeously romantic detached annexe with stunning views across an area of outstanding natural beauty. Generously proportioned studio room with french doors to large private balcony with tree growing through it. Spiral staircase to downstairs kitchenette and shower room. …see more
Falstaff is a luxury 5 star newly refurbished cottage in the beautiful Malvern Hills, Private Hot tub, wifi, tv/dvd in lounge and bedrooms. private grounds, beautiful gardens, private fishing lake, Tucked away but only a few minutes to pubs, restaurants etc. Falstaff is all you would expect and more from 5 star hotel accommodation, self catering, private hot tub. …see more
Self catering located in rural Northern Ireland, caters for up to 11guests, woodburning stoves, mountain views, hill walking, cyclists, families, quiet breaks Rural scenic Northern Ireland at its best, this property won't dissappoint! …see more
The ideal add on to the main 5 bed house if you have large groups and an individual or couple seeking a slightly quieter location. Often used for parents/grandparents & or in-laws. Your own area of garden with outdoor dining table 4 chairs & access to the private pool. Please also see Tournesol 531514 …see more
Luxury Penthouse Apartment with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, quality fixtures & fittings, balcony overlooking the swimming pools and private roof terrace with panoramic views to the Sea, Mountains and the town of Denia. Short walk to the beach, bars, restaurants and shops Our trusted agent based in Denia will meet and make welcome all guests - in apartment wifi new for 2015 …see more
Sleeps 6, 3 bedrooms with 1 double bedroom and 2 twin rooms. There are 2 bathrooms and a living/dining room. Easy access to the park and beach Brilliant place for families as everything is in walking distance. …see more
For a fantastic holiday in a quiet resort. A 7 min walk to sandy beaches and promenade.
Lovely 2 bed apartment with air-con, English Sat TV. Private roof solarium and panoramic mountain views. A well kept complex, communal pools and on site Restaurant and shop. …see more
Delightful, well appointed self catering holiday cottage in the beautiful South Shropshire Hills within easy reach of Church Stretton and Ludlow.
Exceptionally peaceful, rural accommodation with stunning views.
Beautiful old cottage with modern facilities and bags of character. Large original inglenook fireplace with wood-burning stove. Large well-equipped kitchen, and delightful garden with views to the sea. BT Vision, On-Demand TV and free WiFi. …see more
Luxury 2 bedroom wooden lodge
Stunning new Bar, Restaurant & Children's Play Ground
Entertainment most weekends
Stratford upon Avon (One Mile)
Walking distance of Tiddington Village, there is a Spar shop, Post Office, Pub, restaurants and takeaways. Bus service from Tiddingtin Village to Stratford upon Avon, Warwick, Leamington Spa & Coventry. …see more
built on a secure gated community our Luxury villa with Private Heated Pool and extensive screened patio, has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms +cot and is fully air conditioned free calls within the U.S and Canada, the villa also has free wifi. …see more
Come in and feel at home. In each of our villas you can count with exclusive and luxary furniture on the highest level. Villa Isabel is the biggest and most comfortable residence we may offer you. You do need a rent a car and don't have one jet? No problem, we can offer you our red Mondeo, just mail us. …see more