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.
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
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
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
Beautiful views of the South Downs. Ideal for exploring the South Coast and walking/cycling on the network of foot paths leading straight on to the South Downs Way. Also In Walking distance from local pubs. …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
**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
Beautiful views of Clew Bay from the dining room. Enjoy a nice meal for €19.99 (incl. glass of wine) in the local 4* hotel and walk home in 10 mins.Cycle or walk at your leisure on the Greenway behind the house. Go for a swim at the nearby Blue Flag beach or play golf. Go Angling in Clew Bay, Clare Island or Achill Island
Contact Mary Gavin Hughes- Tel+35386806228/ 09841562 …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
A little haven on the Northumberland Heritage Coast, Poppy Cottage Embleton will give you a holiday to remember.
Unique personal touches to enhance your stay, enjoy your welcome pack full of delicious homemade treats and locally sourced produce.
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
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
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
Heather cottage, 3 bedroom self catering Holiday cottage, sleeps 5 plus baby cot. Located on a 25 Acre farm in Betws Yn Rhos, Abergele, North Wales. Family friendly, corporate bookings welcome. …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
5 bed apartment with huge terrace so you can enjoy the best that Spain has to offer - outdoor living! On an exclusive man-made island with mountain view, infinity pools, aircon, wifi & short walk to supermarket/bars/restaurants/golf & near lovely child-friendly beaches. Wifi 4mbs, pools 1 min walk, 24 hr security, Sat TVs, blu-ray DVD, wii, filtered water & sports facilities …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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
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
Peggy's Cottage is a very attractive three bedroomed residence set in the heart of Castlecomer, Kilkenny. As a welcome we offer a small box of essential groceries to get you goinig when you arrive. Offering three bedrooms and within walking distance of everything Castlecomer offers. …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
Villa Tamerza is a large, chalet-style house in the heart of the French Pyrenees. It can accommodate up to 12 guests in its five bedrooms and offers all the facilities expected of a high-quality holiday rental, including a swimming pool and tennis court. …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
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
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
Cosy, quiet and central Garden Cottage, with colourful sun trap garden ideally located within minutes walk of town centre. Ideal location for Theatre, walking, touring, cycling/biking and golf - storage available. …see more
Located close to Santa Caterina Ionio, just 12 kilometers away, is the city of Soverato, which is well known as the "Pearl of the Ionian Sea"; it is a very popular summer vacation site and has 50,000 residents. Soverato offers all the facilities of a medium-sized city. …see more
Lovely 2 bedroom bungalow with gas central heating throughout. 1 double and 1 twin bed room, sitting room with freeview channels, Wii console and DVD player, well equipped kitchen, large dining room and shower room. Large garden and field. Well behaved pets welcome.
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
NEW 2013. Looking for a spacious, modern, and secure accommodation which has on-site gym, shops, supermarket, restaurants, bars next to the Jack Nicklaus Alhama Signature Course? Then this south-west facing 2 bedroom holiday home of 68 sqm + 47 sqm terrace is for you. With a 42' Smart TV, CD/DVD player and free WIFI this is the perfect apartment for golfers and families. …see more
2 Bedroom Townhouse with large communal pool to rear, on Desert Springs Golf Resort. Onsite Restaurant , Day Spa, Trim Trails, Mountain Bike Trail, Gym, Tennis & Paddle Court (onsite instructors) would suit families, golfers, walkers, cyclists all year round. …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.
2 bedroom top floor south facing apartment with private roof terrace with fantastic views. Well appointed for quiet and relaxing self catering holidays for couples and families. Shops, swimming pool, tennis, squash, gym, cycling, children's play areas all nearby. …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
NEW 2013. Looking for a spacious, modern, and secure accommodation which has on-site gym, shops, supermarket, restaurants, bars close to the Jack Nicklaus Alhama Signature Course? Then this 3 bedroom holiday home of 98 sqm + a 67 sqm terrace is for you! This unique property includes a 42" flat screen smart TV, CD/DVD-player, WIFI and A/C units in all rooms. …see more
Exposed Stone Fireplaces.
Original Waxed Floorboards.
Secure Bike Store.
Ample on road parking.
Bed linen and towels provided.
Travel cot and high chair available on request.
Sorry no smoking and no pets.
Comfortable, relaxing property ideally located whether you wish to experience the local golf, fishing ,skiing or enjoy the rich heritage and stunning scenery. Within an easy walk to the centre of town, plenty parking and easy access to the one level accommodation. …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
My two bedroom Spanish apartment located in a lovely village called ALGORFA in the costa blanca & is within easy reach of both Alicante & Murcia airports .The apartment is in a well maintained gated community complex …see more