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.
Close to lift, 5 mins walk to telecabine, 15 mins to Bernex, 25 mins drive to Porte Du Soleil, Abondance & Chapelle D'Abondance. 35 from Chatel & 40 mins from Morzine / Avoriaz ski areas. 15 mins to Evian, Lake Geneva & Golf courses. Close to Montreux & Chateau Chillon. 1100m altitude, chalet is 500m from; ski lift, 5 bars/restaurants, shops & bus stop to train station Evian. …see more
The property's elegant luxury together with the breathtaking views of the sunset is definitely the new favorite destination and is calling you to discover it all year round
550m2 Villa With 7 Bedrooms Waterfront With Full-sea View and outdoor pool. …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
Chateau Bellenau provides the perfect holiday retreat for couples, family and friends. Wether you are looking for a quiet romantic weekend for two or a group venue capable of accommodating up to 60 people, we aim to provide a unique atmosphere tailored to your needs. …see more
Breathtaking sea and mountain view, unspoiled rural beauty, infinity pool overlooking a gulf, relaxation combined with history and interesting places to visit, plenty of beaches with crystal clear turquaze waters for swimming, picturesques villages and nice local food. …see more
Situated a few metres to the main street Corso Umberto and Taormina Cathedral. The room is quite, modern and confortable, it is furnished with small kitchen, bathroom and garden in commun. A great House in the heart of Taormina, share the modern apartment or enjoy a whole Villa only for yourself. …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
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
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.
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
A collection of 5 self-catering cottages sitting in 4 acres just outside the beautiful villages of Cawsand and Kingsand. The cottages have from 1 bedroom to 5 bedrooms, and between them offer a total of 17 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms. There is plenty of parking on-site, A washing machine, tumble drier, iron & board are available for guests use in a separate shared laundry room …see more
Five beautiful 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
Villa Fuoco is a luxury, eco friendly, private, villa; It is located in Marantochori village 8km away from Vassiliki and 35 km from the center of Lefkada island. Our wish is to offer value for money holidays without sacrificing luxury. So, start your dream vacations!! …see more
Fabulous B and B with swimming pool and in the lovely village of Bize-Minervois .
Fly into Carcassonne or Beziers or take the train to Narbonne. We are in the heart of the Minervois amongst the vineyards but in a lively village with all amenities. Short stays welcome. For large groups we can offer the whole house as a Catered Gite. Please contact us for prices and details. …see more
Luxurious villa with large garden an private pool. El Olivo is a spetial place. Tradition and modern confort in the middle of Natural Park. Coto San José, peaceful and high standing area in Chiclana Coast, mainly first residences. All amenities within a short walk. Walking distance of the beaches of La Barrosa and Sancti Petri. Ideal for scuba diving, fishing and sailing …see more
Arbre de Cerise is a beautiful 400 year old farmhouse that has been lovingly restored and converted into three separate well-equipped gites; Tournesol, Coquelicot and Marguerite, sleeping a total of 18 people. In the garden is a 10m x 5m fenced, HEATED swimming pool. …see more
This holiday home is ideal for large families or groups. Less than 200 metres from the River Sieg and the Bergisches Land Nature Park, the house is ideal for cycling, walking, river sports and nature lovers. Also close is the rail connection to Cologne and Bonn. …see more
LAST MINUTE BOOKINGS 20% OFF 2014 SCHOOL HOLIDAYS!! Recently renovated (June 2014) self catering holiday bungalow in quiet holiday village setting. Please look at pictures! Well equipped kitchen with dishwasher. 2 bathrooms, 3 bedrooms, sleeps 6. Pets welcome. Child and family friendly. Feel free to ask questions …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
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
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
THE VILLA IS SUITABLE FOR A WIDE VARIETY OF HOLIDAY MAKER, IT IS A 15 MINUTE WALK TO THE LOCAL BEACH & 3 BEACHSIDE TAVERNAS,ON THE BEACH YOU WILL FIND MANY WATERSPORTS ACTIVITIES, INCLUDING , WINDSURFING, SAILING, KAYAKING, DIVING.
TRANQUIL LOCATION. …see more
Peaceful 3 double bedroom(all ensuite) guesthouse with large private pool, located in El Cuarton, 10 km from Tarifa. The guest house is located on a 11.000 m2 large property with beautiful mature gardens adjacent to the stunning Alcornocales natural park. Bedrooms are all ensuite two with baths & power showers & one with a shower only all with instant hot water. …see more
Are looking for a unique luxury retreat in Bali for you and your loved ones? Discover Bulung Daya, a fully-staffed villa located on a wild black sand beach, away from the crowds. Leave stress behind near the 33 metres long pool. Contact me now for your dream holidays. For the most unique Bali holiday, between a wild beach and flowing rice paddies. Chef, 33 metres long pool …see more
Spacious, airy 4 bedroom house each with bath or shower room. 500m to Southbroom clubhouse, 500m to main beach (7 min walk, 2 min drive if it seems too far!) alongside the Indian ocean. Pool, games area with pool table & dartboard, bbq, tranquil sub-tropical gardens. …see more
This stunning 18th century luxury holiday resort, comprising of 1 x 4 bedroom / one bathroom cottages & 1 x 2 bedroom / 1 bathroom Grand Penthouse barn conversion.Recently completed state of the art indoor swimming pool complex and brand new top of the range jacuzzi. The property is surrounded by stunning rural French countryside ideal for bike riding, walking, hiking etc. …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
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
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.
The house setting is paradise where you can relax and unwind or use as a base to explore this amazing region. In the Minho region you will find a bit of everything along the way so there is something for everyone. …see more
The Mill is 18th century converted water mill set in six acres of private garden and woodland in the Vendee region of France. Large heated pool, wi-fi internet, games room, log fire, BBQ, decking area. All mod cons. …see more
Stunning wooden chalet surrounded by beautiful Slovakian mountains.
Large, comfortable chalet ideally situated for all-year active holidays, or to just relax, unwind and take in the views.
Quiet, unique and authentic but very affordable place for your holiday.
Luxury 400sq metre villa with private secluded pool in a quiet rural location. Four bedrooms, four bathrooms. Games room with pool table, casino table and cinema. Large private garden. 5 minutes from lake. Wonderful views. …see more
Enough room for 2 families to share with baby/toddler equipment & 20 minutes from one of the best beaches in the Algarve. Private infinity pool overlooking the river. Swings, trampoline & table tennis. Mapped walking routes.
Cook or master cookery classes can be booked Well lit entertainment areas. Peaceful rural location; 5 minutes from shops & restaurants. Air-conditioned. …see more
Beautiful chalet with panoramic views of the Bernese Oberland. Luxuriously furnished with all the mod cons. Suitable for families or friends looking for a relaxing break or Alpine activities including skiing, mountain biking, hiking and even lake swimming. If you would like more information on this property, please see our website:
www.chaletcalvert.com …see more
Luxury Campania Villa with private sea view swimming pool and parking. Cilento Villa for family meetings in Italy, near Amalfi Coast. Near the beach. Barbecue, solarium, fireplace, internet wifi, garden and panoramic terraces for al fresco dining. Breathtaking views Italy Campania Luxury Family Villa near the beach with sea view private pool, parking, wifi and fireplace. …see more
A beautifull luxuries villa in a spot that is one of the most unspiled parts on cyprus, but still close to restaurants and shops. Enjoy the vieuws on the sea and along the coast, while relaxing with a nice cool drink at your own private pool. This Villa is very nice for friends or a couple with children! …see more
Stunning views. Sunny southly aspect. Peaceful location. Nice garden area. Large ground floor terrace. Covered parking. Skiing. Family holidays. On the walking trails. Very close walking distance Aiglon College. Beau Soleil. Log fire. …see more
New Chalet with HOT TUB, SAUNA & STEAM ROOM , 4 ensuite Bedrooms and MASTER suite occupying an entire floor. 3D TV and Latest Technology throughout, Amazing Views from all windows and Stunning Location in Villars/Gryon
Private Chef, Maid and concierge Services available …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
This luxury villa was originally designed for 5 bedrooms but have undergone conversion in order to make one large master suite on top floor. Each villa has their own private pool as well as upgraded bathrooms and marble throughout. …see more
A newly rennovated ski chalet in the quiet village of Villette, Le Chable. Chalet Luda is a 5 minutes walk from the bubble (ski lift) which connects with the world famous ski resort of Verbier. A great place for a family holiday or a group of friends. Near Verbier.
17th century villa.
Recently renovated with luxurious furnishings.
Intimate garden and spa overlooking lake Orta.
Indoor pool with hydro jets.
Conveniently located for easy access to Expo 2015 without needing to cross Milan. Brand new renovation.
Close to Milan Malpensa International Airport.
Easy access to Expo 2015 in Milan. …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
Welcome to our very special mountain retreat! Chalet Les Rois is a luxury 4 bedroomed detached chalet offering the best of both worlds - proximity to the bustling ski resorts and the peace and tranquility of the mountains. …see more