Mountain holidays aren't just restricted to skiing and snowboarding in winter - Summer bring plenty of opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts.
Mountain biking, hiking, lake swimming and watersports are among the opportunities for the energetic. Or if you're after a more sedate break, then there are lakeside beaches to relax on, flora and fauna for nature lovers, or just enjoy the fresh mountain air and the stunning scenery.
Have a break from the coast this summer and head for the mountains...
Beautifully refurbished cottage with garden in Ardvasar, Isle of Skye. Spectacular views of Eigg and Rhum just a short walk away. The cottage has a WOOD BURNING STOVE and Satellite TV, well equipped kitchen, double bedroom and bathroom with WHIRLPOOL BATHTUB and shower …see more
Situated only a kilometre from Bantry town centre, Ard Na Gleanna (“Top of the Glen”) is a stunning contemporary home hiding behind a traditional exterior. It is the perfect base for your stay in this beautiful part of the West Cork region. …see more
Charming character house in picturesque,medieval Turenne.Beautiful region for canoeing,cycling,walking,golf,horse-riding,walking,fishing,caving,swimming,bathing and wine tours.Nearby attractions:the river Dordogne,Rocamadour and subterranean Gouffre de Padirac. …see more
Quiet and secluded, yet a 10 min. drive from 3 villages with major amenities, 20 min. from the historical town of Antequera. Private swimming pool and large garden, boules piste, .BQ., outdoor kitchen. Log fire and Wi fi available, private parking. Beach at Isnajar.
Bird watching, walking, painting,golf, horse riding, sightseeing, in house fans and electric,oil fired rads …see more
Two delightful cottage apartments situated on the Caledonian Canal at Banavie, Fort William enjoying views over the Canal, Neptune's Staircase, Ben Nevis and the steam railway used in the Harry Potter films. Both apartments have cozy open fires. …see more
The Strathspey Lodge is 4 Star listed with Visit Scotland, providing an ideal location for families with activities for all ages within close proximity. Dogs with well behaved owners are welcome and a large dog cage is available if required. Plenty to do all year round …see more
Set in unspoilt open countryside, this newly-renovated gite has on the Normandy/Loire border has a new bathroom, HD tv, UK freesat, DVD player, free wireless internet, new kitchen (washing machine/dishwasher) sun loungers, electricity and water included. Woodburner. Ideally located for exploring the Loire and Lower Normandy, just over an hour from Caen. NEW THIS YEAR. …see more
PROVENCAL COTTAGE WITH EXTENSIVE PATIO WITH PLANTS & FLOWERS IN EVERY DIRECTION, OVERLOOKING VINEYARD - GORGES DU VERDON NEARBY - SECLUDED PEACEFUL LOCATION - NEAR TO VILLAGE SHOPS - SUPERB LIGHT - SPACIOUS ACCOMODATION - PROVENCE - ALPES - COTE D'AZUR - VAR - FRANCE. SEEKING SUPREME PEACE - LAKES, RIVERS, LOCALLY PRODUCED VEGETABLES, OLIVES, WINE, PEACHES, APPLES ETC
The property sleeps 6 persons and all bedrooms have en suite facilities, master bedroom with a jet bath. The property benefits from the use of a communal pool, children's pool and tennis courts. …see more
La Bergerie is in a small hamlet on the slopes of the Caroux mountains in the Haut Languedoc Park, surrounded by secluded garden with stunning views across the valley. Walks through magnificent scenery, and spectacular gorges with cascades and rock pools for swimming. Spend your time actively walking, cycling, swimming, or just chill out with glass of wine and a good book! …see more
Casa Mimosa with vanishing edge pool is set in the beautiful hills of Granda Province on the outskirts (5 mins walk) of the small friendly town of Algarinejo. Relax & enjoy the serenity of the Andalucian hillsides for a truly authentic Spanish holiday.
Former railway house, located in secluded, rural setting. This freshly renovated, charming stone property with enclosed garden, is ideal for couples or small families. It provides an idyllic location for relaxing, with good access to the many attractions in the area. …see more
Mountain Retreat in Las Alpujarras. Private Pool And Views To The Coast And Africa
Peaceful Location, 10 Minute Walk To Canar, 45 Minute Drive To The Coast, An Hour To Granada
Sleeps 8-10 (4 Bedrooms)
Enjoy walking the GR7, horse riding and other country pursuits …see more
La Grange is a 200 year old barn tastefully converted in to a comfortable 3 bedroom house in large private grounds. The house has an open fireplace and a large games room. There is a sauna and an outdoor hot tub with magnificant views towards the surrounding mountains. …see more
Nestled into a Tuscan hillside, a few minutes drive or leisurely walk into the historic and vibrant City of Cortona, Villa Rosa is a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, fully furnished private house with essential pool and wi-fi. Couples love it, families love it. It is heaven. …see more
The apartment has been completely renovated and the kitchen comes fully equipped. The main living room has a kacholofen (woodburner),
flatscreen TV, DVD, Wii and free WIFI. The parking is off road at the front of the property.
The owners live above the apartment. Large south facing private garden leading down to the river - supervision advised for children.
Michele & Dave Binks would love to welcome you to Court Farm. We have three lovely self catering cottages situated in the heart of Exmoor National Park. All are dog friendly with their own gardens. You can also bring your horses with riding and walking from the door. …see more
Spacious farmhouse with lots of original features. Lovely garden, especially during June and July. Big private pool great for diving and lengths, with a shallow section for toddlers. Lusignac village and restaurant an easy walk. Brantome and Aubeterre nearby. …see more
Welcome to our relaxing self-catering cottage, with private pool and guest garden, in Arronches, Portugal. With Luigi the donkey + 2 tame sheep all set in 2 hectares of land bordered by the River Caia with numerous fruit and olive trees with an abundance of wildlife. There is a good telescope for guest use for stargazing also numerous books, various games and playing cards. …see more
Rural but not isolated Laurel House is ideal for families. It will be your "home away from home". It is a perfect base for activity holidays, for visiting a wide range of local attractions or simply barbecuing on the patio or relaxing in the large gardens. Laurel House is opposite our other property for holiday letting called Jasmin Cottage for 4 people …see more
A mix of modern and traditional two-bedroom cottage in semi-rural location in Reydon, Suffolk within walking distance of Southwold. Ideal for families or couples, some pets allowed, lovely private quiet spot to unwind. …see more
The lodge is well insulated and very comfortable in all weathers. The master bedroom upstairs has stunning views of the mountain, and the terrace provides plenty of space for enjoying the sun or eating outside in the summer. you can enjoy a spectacular sunrise or sunset …see more
This pretty modern villa is situated in the private gated domain of Val d'Azur near the quaint and charming Provençal village of Valbonne. The domaine has tennis courts and a large communal pool and the villa has its own private pool.
Situated in the historic old port of Caresthorn, this Dormer bungalow offers stunning views of the Solway Firth looking across to the Cumbrian Hills, with Dumfries 13 miles away. An undiscovered and unspoilt part of south west Scotland Golfing, walking, painting, mountain biking, shooting, heritage & bird watching are all close at hand. …see more
Storehouse Cottage is a 18th century stone cottage with best views in Wales which has recently been fully renovated to update it to the 21st century, whilst retaining the old world charm. The cottage is constructed of locally mined stone with walls nearly 2 foot thick. Storehouse boasts some of the best views in Wales. Pets welcome with a mountain at the rear to walk. …see more
Charming old cottage in Kirkby Lonsdale.
Tastefully decorated and well appointed, Fairbank is just a minutes walk from the lively town centre.
River and countryside walks from the doorstep
Visit us at www.fairbankholidays.blogspot.co.uk.
A characterful detached converted barn with a wealth of original features, hidden away in "forgotten Cornwall". Uniquely located between the North & South Cornish coast whilst offering a quiet rural retreat. Sleeps up to 4 people, private garden and patio. The mile long sandy beach of Praa Sands & Hendra is only 5 minutes' drive away from this relaxing hideaway. …see more
The Granary is a self contained apartment attached to an old farmhouse which is the perfect place to escape to. Situated on a lovely organic farm you have peace and quiet and fresh produce, local walks and space to relax in. …see more
Well presented 1 bedroom upside down cottage in enchanting countryside yet only 3 to 4 miles from the pretty coastal & fishing towns of Looe and Polperro. Lovely gardens to wander or BBQ in. Pets welcome. Local pub serving good food & convenience shop 10 minute walk. …see more
Good parking & within easy reach of Bath, Bristol & Wells. Explore Tyntesfield, Glastonbury & Stonehenge. Go walking or caving in the Mendips; go fishing or sailing in Blagdon Lake or explore Cheddar & the Wookey caves. Go for a cycle or walk along the Strawberry Line Babies 9 months and under are welcome not suitable for toddlers .Please enquire before booking …see more
Idyllic rural retreat in the green hills of County Down. Close to famous Mourne Mountains, the shores of Carlingford Lough, Newry, Warrenpoint and Rostrevor. Within 90 minute drive from Dublin and Belfast airports. …see more
A warm welcome form Mike and Carol. Four Star Quality grading this cottage is perfect for couples and overlooks fabulous gardens, lovely relaxing atmosphere. The cottage has attractive open plan feel and is conveniently all on one level, with one double bedroom, Need something bigger, try Beal Croft cottage, our two cottages are located together in Warkworth. …see more
Converted Granary with stunning views over open countryside and lovely, large private garden. Peaceful farm setting within Kielder's Dark Sky Park. Perfect for families or friends sharing. Hill walking, mountain biking, fishing and golf on the doorstep. Pets welcome. …see more
There are several pubs and eating places around a 3 mile radius and a rich variety of attractions within a 15 mile range including castles, historic houses ,gardens, steam railways, country parks, golf courses, historic towns, beaches and something to suit most people. Stations are about 20-25 minutes away with trains to London about 70 minutes …see more
Honeybee Cottage is beautifully presented and a 5 minute walk from Aviemore Centre. Sleeps 4 to 6 people, free travel cot/highchair. FREE pass to Spey Valley Golf and Country Club-formerly Known as Dalfaber Golf... Superb retreat in the heart of Cairngorm National Park. …see more
CASA ENCANTADA OF PEDREGUER is a luxury two bedrooms apartment with private swimming pool and gardens in the beautiful country side of Pedreguer. 10 minutes by car away from the first beach. Sleeps 4/5 persons. …see more
The Peak District offers an area of natural beauty, natural heritage, and wonderful landscapes and opportunities to experience tranquility and quiet; and dark night skies. A perfect location for those seeking active leisure, culture and relaxation and thrill seekers. With spectacular views over the surrounding countryside, relax and unwind in a wonderful peaceful setting. …see more
This unique newly built detached villa, situated on an elevated positon overlooking the hills and mountains with distance sea views. It has a large terraced garden, pool, and jacuzzi, wifi. Sleeps up to 10, amenities easily reached, Prefect for people who wish to have peace, with not overlooked …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
Self catering villa set in land of large countryside house with stunning mountain views. Perfect location for those who want peace and tranquillity, yet within easy reach of all amenities.
Guests have shared use of the solar heated swimming pool in the villa next door from 9.00am until 5.00pm. …see more
Open plan living area with French doors, oak beams and wood burner. Fully equipped Kitchen. 1 double/twin bedroom with wet room and 1 double bedroom en-suite bathroom. Double sofa bed in living area. Under floor heating. Garden, patio area with views of fields. Tv's in bedrooms & living room, shared indoor under floor heated hot-tub. Child friendly and pets welcome. …see more
Living room with French doors,oak beams and wood burner. Large Kitchen. Separate toilet. 1 double/twin + single en-suite bedroom and 1 double/twin bedroom, family bathroom. Double sofa bed in living room. Under floor heating. Garden, patio area with views of fields. Tv's in bedrooms & living room, shared indoor under floor heated hot-tub. Child friendly and pets welcome. …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
Beautifully restored stone-built cottages boasting underfloor heating and green energy heat pumps. Located on the lower slopes of Moel Siabod,our cottages are former quarrymen's dwellings and retain their original charm. The views from our cottages are unrivalled. We have lovely equipment available for baby at no extra charge, but MUST be requested at time of booking. …see more
The farmhouse is set in two acres of land and is one of 5 properties. The complex is great for a family holiday with its solar heated swimming pool and large gamesroom .There are great walks and cycle rides around Lac Guerdelan which is a 10 minute drive away.. …see more