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.
Little Bay apartment provides you with luxury and comfort, from the luxury linen and towels to wifi, blue ray dvd player and docking station.
Within walking distance of the ferry, train and bus terminals the apartment gives you an ideal base for exploring Argyll. …see more
Nestled in between three different golf courses, and only a couple of minutes drive to the beach where there is a beach bar and restaurant, Casares del Sol is the perfect location for a short term holiday any time of the year. …see more
Located close to an award winning High Street, the salmon-rich River tweed, mountain biking and GO APE at Glentress Forest and mile upon mile of stunning countryside, this charming self catering property provides the perfect base for exploring this lovely area. Secure bike storage available
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.
**New Property** Craigdarroch Cottage
Newly refurbished coachman's cottage. Excellent base for exploring the Scottish countryside. Enjoy the loch and mountain view while relaxing in front of the wood burning stove. Ideally located for the Ryder Cup 2014. …see more
Why stay in a budget hotel when you can have better than a 5 star hotel for LESS. A fabulous garden suite equipped with brand new high quality solid oak furnishings, en suite, kitchen, and your own private garden with exclusive use of hot tub, rattan suite and gas BBQ The Garden suite is the latest holidaylet of ours we also run New Terrace Cottage and Storehouse Cottage …see more
Listed traditional 2 bedroom cottage, built in 1828 in the small hamlet of Bogmoor, located 3 miles from Fochabers which is in the heart of the Morayshire Whiskey trail and a mile from the famous Salmon populated River Spey. Property benefits from a large secluded rear garden, with off road parking. …see more
Carraig Thura sits in a commanding position above Loch Awe with open views to Ben Lui and across to the Loch Fyne hills. Kilchurn Castle is located close by and is easily viewed from our gardens. The house is located in a stunning area of natural beauty. We aim to provide a restful, relaxing and comfortable stay for our guests. …see more
Luxury 1 bedroom suite offering you privacy, seclusion with very high quality accommodation. Ideal for walking, fishing, cycling, golf, car tours to Oban, Glen Coe, the highlands. Beautiful Edwardian house overlooking Kilchurn Castle and Lochawe. 25 minutes from Oban . …see more
Situated just 500 Metres from the entrance to Kingsbarns Golf Course and right next to the winding road that takes you to the beach, the cottage is ideally situated for all visitors. Small dogs considered with prior agreement only. …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
Modern apartment. 3 double bedrooms (2 en suite), 1 family bathroom, accommodates up to12. Fully-equipped kitchen, balcony with outdoor hot tub and gas BBQ. WiFi, flat screen TV, DVD. Golf and skiing nearby. Fully serviced, all linen provided. Automatic home laundry. Situated at the base of the ski lift within easy walking distance of the pubs/restaurants and golf course. …see more
Superb two bedroom apartment , air con, WIFI, and large roof top solarium , balcony and communal pool and childrens pool set in lovely gardens, a fully equipped kitchen, large living room and balcony looking out onto La Marquesa and The Creveillente mountains. , …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.
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
A high quality, comfortable apartment ideal for relaxing or as a base for exploring the eastern Algarve, Ria Formosa and SW Spain. Close to a range of beaches, golf courses and the delights of Tavira but far enough away to just chill, relax and soak up the sunny weather Fully serviced apartment. Local, native english speaker will meet you on arrival. Unlimited WiFi available. …see more
Set in the rolling Perthshire Hills, in the grounds of the World Famous Gleneagles Hotel offering 3 Championship Golf Courses and an array of available facilities; fishing, shooting, horse riding, cycling etc. The Glenshee Ski Resort is within commuting distance.
Sky movies and sports package included. Information pertaining to local amenities and services in apartment. …see more
If you want to escape the rat race and settle into a quieter pace of life, Dan Y Coed and Llanidloes offer you a warm welcome in friendly, green and pleasant land.
Nearby are hills, mountains, rivers and the coast. Something for everyone. Eco brownie points:
We have insulation, fair trade tea and coffee, eco friendly washing up and recycling. …see more
This newly refurbished old style Spanish house is located approximately 100m from the sandy beaches of Oliva Nova.
Fabulouse views of the mediterranian from the roof terrace where you can dine Al Fresco and soak up the sun in a quite tranquil setting. …see more
No. One Pudding Lane is a unique and inspiring conversion of an 18th century listed building which offers the opportunity to holiday in high class comfort. Included in the renovation is a striking timber and glass tower with views acoss the surrounding countryside. …see more
The Castaway is an attractive, traditionally-styled cottage located just a few minutes walk from Camber Sands beach. Seven miles stretch of golden sands and dunes, golf, water sports, history - a real seaside holiday!! Check in time 15:00, Check out time 10:00. Want to bring family or friend? The Castaway can be booked together with The Sandcastle - discount given! …see more
One double gallery bedroom, TV with Freeview and low exposed beams. Ground floor bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and exposed beams & sitting area with log effect electric fire. Washing machine and tumble dryer available on request (no charge). …see more
The Courtyard Cottage offers a suite of four ground floor rooms just 1 mile from Marlborough. Cozy and private with home from home comforts. Visit Avebury, Stonehenge, Bath, Marlborough, Oxford and Salisbury, or enjoy the neigboring ridgeway walks and cycle paths. …see more
Our guests come back time and time again to enjoy a comfortable holiday with exciting day trips and beautiful walks on their doorstep.Guests inc. families, touring motorcyclists, artists, bird watchers, cyclists, outdoor/fishing enthusiasts, photographers, film crews. Car/Motorbike(s) advised.
Max 4 guests (inc baby).
Twin beds upstairs, double downstairs.
B&B (supplied) …see more
32" LED TV with USB & HDMI connection + DVD/CD player Playstation + flat screen TV in bedroom Stereo system with sub woofer & MP3/Mobile phone connection Fridge, hob and cooker Free Fast Wi-Fi & LAN Internet connection in the apartment All necessary cutlery and cookware …see more
Fully modernized and beautifully furnished self-contained apartment forming part of a listed Georgian farmhouse. Adjacent to theTweed Valley cycle path and 1.5 miles from MTB at Glentress Forest. Perfect base for biking, fishing, golf and walking. …see more
Paddock House Studio is situated on the seafront of Littlestone with views of the sea. Near to New Romney, Littlestone Golf Course, Dungeness Bird Reserve, NRHD Minature Railway and Lydd Airport. There is a shop and take away a minute walk away plus a good restaurant a five minute walk away. …see more
On-site facilities include:
Next to beach.
Entertainments complex with live cabaret.
Children's fun club for all the children to enjoy party dancing, arts and crafts, along with treasure hunts plus much more.
Restaurant with a wide choice of menu. Childrens Play Area. With a pirate ship, sand pit, sports courts for football.
Fabulous Arcade area …see more
The fully equipped kitchen has an eye level cooker with separate hob, microwave, fridge, dishwasher, washing machine and toaster. There is a small freezer in the hallway. Comfortable seating is provided in the living area, together with TV/DVD and WIFI. Guests have the use of part of the garden, which includes a patio with seating. …see more
Stable Cottage is set within rolling countryside on the edge of the conservation village of Minto. The property overlooks the Minto Hills and has gardens to the front with views of the golf course.
Stable Cottage overlooks the 18 hole Minto Golf course which welcomes visitors. …see more
Classy & cosy, but with lots of space. Beautiful bed linen, goose & duck down quilts. Hairdryers in each bedroom. Soft fluffy towels!
Dining Room, Den, Living Room, fully equipped all mod -con kitchen, utility room, mud room. Outside deck. Huge private garden. Parking. TV, DVD, CD player, iPod dock, CD & Book library. Chess & other board games. Open fires, oil central heating …see more
Tyddyn Sydney Bach is a delightful 5* self catering holiday cottage for two people on the outskirts of the City of Bangor, with the mountains of Snowdonia and the beaches of Anglesey and North Wales Coast a short driving distance away. WiFi. New bathroom and kitchen Charming 5* holiday cottage Tyddyn Sydney Bach is perfect for a romantic break, culture or outdoor pursuits. …see more
This modern 4 bedroom bungalow in a quiet cul-de-sac is 4 star NITB approved. It is furnished, equipped and maintained to a high standard. Located 1 mile from Portstewart Promenade and Harbour. Ideal base for all North Coast attractions. Parking for up to 4 cars.
Very comfortable home with modern facilities including WiFi & satellite TV - SKY Sports available @ premium …see more
Mill Cottage is a lovely holiday cottage hidden away on the Greetham Valley estate amidst beautiful Rutland countryside. This detached 17th century barn conversion sleeps 5 + a baby and up to 2 well-behaved dogs are very welcome. …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
Ideal for those looking for Adventurous, Quiet or romantic retreat close to all amenities, that provide fine dining or quality take-aways, both international and local. Situated in the very historic middle of town close to the Beach, Harbour, Shops and Museums. STRICTLY NON SMOKING …see more
Detached 18th century stone cottage situated in a small hamlet with stunning views .Ideally located for touring,walking,cycling,fishing,golf., or simply relaxing on the garden soaking in the peace and tranquillity of the countryside. The nearest village is 1 km away. There is a bakery,bar/tabac/small convenience store. …see more
Cosaig self catering holiday house sleeps 4-6 in the Scottish Border's town of Innerleithen. Recently refurbished with all mod cons, Cosaig provides family, dog, mountain biker and cyclist friendly accommodation. Much of the cottage and garden is wheelchair accessible …see more
Quiet peaceful sea side location with outstanding sea views to the Isle of Bute and Isle of Arran in the distance. Cosy and well equipped. Hill walking, rambling, hidden beaches, tennis courts, golf, shinty, freshwater/sea fishing, supermarkets, massage, art, antiques. …see more
Romantic charm a picturesque medieval area , panoramic views overe the green wills of tuscany and umbria , fantastic sunset on the lake house. peace , colors , scents of this eart will make every vacation memorable and easy. The ideal place to spend a holiday in both nature and history surrounded by fields vineyards olive old woods …see more
GALLOPS FARM FINDON. Beautiful views. Ideal for walking/cycling as farm leads straight on to footpaths across the South Downs. Also conveniently situated just a 15 minute walk from Findon Village which has a number of pubs/restaurants and ideal for exploring the coast. …see more
A beautiful, very comfortable apartment overlooking the superbly kept landscape gardens and pool area.
The location is perfect for access to the versatile Spanish countryside or the coast. You can watch eagles soaring ,walk to the nearest golf course, 2 mins beach. …see more