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 tranqu …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 …see more
Single storey cottage. Wonderful views. Large, well equipped kitchen/dining room, utility area with washing machine. Double b'room with en-suite shower and WC. Spacious and comfortable beamed sitting room with TV, DVD & CD. Private garden with seating area. …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.
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Wonderful modern villa with great privacy yet within minutes of beautiful Bagnone village and an easy day trip to the Cinque Terre or Forte Dei Marmi. Great for families, reunions and large parties. 20 meter private swimming pool with diving board. Kids paradise. WiFi. …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 vil …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 prov …see more
This air conditioned house benefits from 2 double beds, one with a balcony view of the valley to the golf course; 2 bathrooms; a comfortable lounge/diner; a well equipped kitchen and a terrace overlooking the 8th green complete with garden furniture, awning and gas BBQ …see more
The house is set in a peacefully quiet clearing in the forest, right on the European long distance hiking trail. Our house was featured in several German, Austrian and Italian architectural magazines because of its self-sustaining energy supply and stunning countryside. …see more
Luxury purpose built villa, with panoramic roof terrace offering views over the bay of Alcudia. 300 yards from the beach. Full UK TV Package, Unlimited Hi Speed Internet & WiFi. Secure gardens & parking. Luxury Hot Tub. Smoking is only permitted in outside areas. Check …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. Th …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 …see more
A well appointed 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom ski apartment, sleeping up to 8 people, in the heart of the historic town of Bardonecchia in the Italian Alps with fantastic year round activities on the doorstep. mountain biking and the ski slopes of the 2006 Winter Olympics.
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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 mount …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 P …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 pl …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 Pa …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
Holiday apartment Lytham St Annes, Lytham, Royal Lytham Golf, Lake district, Lancashire, sleeps 4, car hire, St Annes, apartment, golf, Queens Court, luxurious, large, modern facilities, lift, parking, showers, lighting, …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. Madale …see more
A stunning highly appointed spacious villa with private pool and magnificent views located in the Sierra de les Nieves National Park between the Andalucian villages of Alozaina and Yunquera. The villa sleeps 8-10 people. …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.
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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 a …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 i …see more
Grade 2-listed, riverside mill apartment; 2 bedrooms, bathroom & shower room; fishing rights; secluded location in mature gardens; views over river Aire & Pennine Way; good pub food & shops nearby; conveniently located for many attractions and activities; parking Renova …see more
Modern self-catering cottage within easy reach of Chopok Jasna on the shore of Liptovska Mara with great views of Low Tatras and the lake, just a stone throw from two major aqua-parks Tatralandia and Besenova. Free skibus from Thermalpark Besenova to Chopok Jasna. Disco …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. …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 …see more
.Arcos de la Almona is a town house in Calle Almona, in the Moorish historical quarter of Frigiliana,
This splendid Frigiliana village house, is situated in a pedestrian area and it has an easy access to a parking (loading bay) just a few meters away from the entrance. …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
"Hazilla de Raya" is a welcoming two-bedroom country house which can accommodate up to four adults plus one child and one baby . It is located in a quiet and private position 300 metres off the modern road between the popular seaside town of Nerja and the charming old …see more
Beautiful one bedroom chalet apartment in Serre Chevalier. Outdoor heated pool, sauna, hammam and relaxation area. Sleeps 2-4. 200m from the pistes with beautiful mountain views from the sunny terrace. Ideal for a romantic ski break Free wifi . Wine on arrival. Comfor …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.
Can Cruanyes is a restored stone Catalonian farmhouse with spacious pool & grounds set on 20 acres with mountain views. The tranquil & lush setting makes it perfect for families who enjoy history and nature but who also need a strategic base for exploring the region. …see more