From the quaint Cotswolds to the tranquil Lake District, we have thousands of rural retreats around the UK that will give you the perfect peaceful break.
Choose a charming holiday cottage in Cornwall, Devon or on the Isle of Wight, or find an exquisitely converted farmhouse in the Peak District or the Lakes. Snowdonia National Park and the Scottish Highlands both provide mesmerising backdrops for your stay.
Some of our UK rural retreats come complete with private pools, BBQs, Jacuzzis and real log fires. They make perfect bases for hiking, cycling, fishing, or simply enjoying the peace and fresh air of the great outdoors.
Character Vintage Devon Noss Mayo cottage. in idylic waterside village .
2 bedroom and 2 bathroom. Sleeps 4 ( 1 double bed and 2 singles).
Sofa bed also available sleeps 2 extra.
Coastal walks, Dogs welcome!, Log fire. Parking for 1 car. Private patio. Garden. Fully equipped kitchen, dish washer, washing machine, microwave. bedding and towels provided.
Vintage style. …see more
The property is a modern 2 bedroom, ground floor apartment in a quiet residential area of Tetbury, only 10 minutes' walk from the town centre. Inside the styling is luxurious, contemporary and comfortable, making this the ideal home away from home to relax in.
This family cottage features a large open plan sitting and dining room, a country kitchen, family bathroom, double bedroom and a twin bedded room.
Lomond cottage contains all the modern appliances needed for your self catering holiday.
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
On the edge of the Dales National Park Fox Cottage is the perfect base for exploring North Yorkshire or, if you prefer, just sitting by the fire reading a book. Pubs, shops and tea rooms are only a short stroll away.
Parking. Up to 2 dogs welcome. How about a visit to Betty's Tearooms in Northallerton or Harrogate - both just 40 minutes away. …see more
The cottage is easily found, but quietly tucked away above the hamlet of Henshaw in the South Tyne Valley. The views of the beautiful valley spread out before it are as good as any in the North Pennines and Northumberland National Park on the other. Hadrian's Wall World Heritage Site and Vindolanda Fort and Settlement. only a Roman stone's throw away. …see more
Maggie's Mews offers superb stylish 4* gold self catering holiday cottage in the Lincolnshire Wolds. Fantastic countryside views ideal for those who want a tranquil relaxing holiday break. Luxury bedrooms double and twin both with en-suites, whilpool bath. Pet friendly. Ideal for walkers, pet friendly, east coast beaches, Lincoln or just relaxing and taking some time to unwind …see more
There is something for everyone. Children will love chickens with young and ducks/outdoor games etc. Will suit hard of walking as all on one level with tranquil view. Adults can play golf, sit in summerhouse and look over lake with newspaper in morning. Dogs welcome Where else will you get home made bread, fresh free range eggs, and watch the chickens roaming about freely. …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
With 3 ensuite bedrooms, this well equipped holiday cottage is in a beautiful setting, is close to Stonehenge, Salisbury and Marlborough and is ideal for a relaxing holiday break. The local pub, which does good food, is 2 minutes walk away. Wifi and Table Tennis The cottage is surrounded by a lovely thatched walled garden and is situated next to the village church. …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
Orchard Barn @Berllanderi offers lots of space both inside and outside overlooking spectacular views. A great place to visit both to relax and get out and about with many interesting places to visit on the doorstep. The Barn is rated as 5 Star by Visit Wales. …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
A farmhouse in the Scottish Highlands in a quiet glen. Surrounded by land. Ideal touring centre. 7 miles from Loch Ness. Beaches, forests, castles, the west coast, Aviemore and the Cairngorms all within reach.
Sorry we don't accept dogs. ADULTS ONLY because of risks to children, water courses, horses etc. No smoking …see more
Well situatered 4* cottage [last graded 1st Apr 2014 by visit Wales] 3 miles outside the historic town of Caernarfon not far from Snowdonia National Park and Dinas Dinlle blue flag beach, [ dog friendly] on the North Wales coast., Asda and tesco deliveries accepted and perishable put away, get off to a quick start to your holiday. …see more
Top quality accommodation for up to 4 in the popular Stroud valley town of Nailsworth. Ideal for two adults. Two additional guests can be accommodated on the double sofa bed in the living room area. The Retreat has a rural feel but the town centre is a 5 min walk away. We look forward to welcoming you and sharing all that Nailsworth and its surroundings have to offer. …see more
Quiet, spacious Edwardian house and garden on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park between Malham, Skipton, Grassington and Settle. Beautiful views in all directions. Excellent for the outdoor enthusiast, close to the Pennine Way. Just 1 mile from the A65.
There is a piano, music, books, wooden puzzles, dominoes, cards, solitaire & some games for rainy days …see more
Thorncliffe House sleeps 8 people in 4 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. Ideally located to visit many attractions in the Peak District & Derbyshire Dales or for walking and cycling. The house is very spacious with a log burner & secure parking for your car or bikes. Free wifi Bookings start at 3pm on a Friday or a Monday and finish at 10am on a Friday or a Monday. 3/4/7 night breaks …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
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
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
Warm and inviting detached cottage in conservation area of a lovely village. It is close to beautiful beaches and the stunning old fishing villages of the East Neuk of Fife. Only 10 miles from St Andrews & Edinburgh only an hour away. Lots of things to see and do. Ideally situated for activities such as golf, walking, cycling & water sports. Or just curl up with a book! …see more
Character cottage on historic estate with log fire, exposed beams and traditional farmhouse furniture. Perfect central location for seeing South Wales' best attractions - a fairy tale setting on a peaceful farm and yet close to all modern amenities. Hafod Y Wennol is only five miles from the M4 motorway. Less time travelling - more time holidaying! …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
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
NEW JUNE 2013 Ardenia is situated in the delightful village of Appleton Wiske, close to the North Yorks moors and easily accessible from the A19. Sleeping 2/3 people, the bungalow is light and spacious. A conservatory and fenced patio area overlook garden and fields. …see more
Spacious loft style living in the centre of Llandeilo. Beautifully renovated 2 bedroom townhouse with open plan living/dining/kitchen area. 20-22 June 2014 - Dinefwr Literature Festival
4-7 July 2014 - Llandeilo Jazz Festival …see more
The Look Out is a delighful cottage for 2 adults offering a high standard of modern day comforts including a fully fitted kitchen, king size bedroom with spacious ensuite, Wi Fi connection, private garden and a fantastic view of the Ironbridge and surrounding Gorge. The location is perfect for a romantic getaway or just an opportunity to relax and chill. …see more
This cottage is a fantastic barn which has been converted to a high standard. It is located in quiet countryside in the centre of the Isle of Wight making it an ideal base from which to explore the Island or just sit in the private enclosed garden and relax. Under floor heating throughout.
Luxury shower. …see more
A modern bungalow just a short walk from the beach. Decorated and furnished to a high standard with everything that you need for a relaxing holiday. Comfortably accommodates 6 people and offers a large garden and patio area. Includes free unlimited WiFi and BT Vision …see more
Amazing View! Underfloor heating, free wi-fi, pets friendly, garden, terrace with garden furniture, enclosed parking, all mod cons! Bed linen and towels provided. Golf nearby, walking, 5m to nearest beach. Views of Bamburgh Castle from cottage …see more
SHORT BREAKS available... Well behaved pets welcome with prior arrangement... Great location for Gowers beaches and
FREE access to HEATED Indoor Swimming Pool and JACUZZI.... All bedding supplied as well as bath AND beach towels...
I have made the bungalow a home from home and supply many extras (a list will be provided upon booking) …see more
Set in the rolling Perthshire Hills, in the grounds of the World Famous Gleneagles Hotel offering 3 Championship Golf Course and an array of available facilities; fishing, shooting, horse riding, cycling, falconry, off-road driving and hill walking. …see more
Luxury holiday let in newly converted barn, 2 x ensuite bedrooms plus sofa bed. Additional double plus ensuite may be available at extra cost. Vaulted ceilings, exposed beams,woodburner stove, fully fitted kitchen/utility, pet friendly and all situated on Peddars way. The rural location is perfect for visiting Sandringham, the stunning Holkham beach to name but a few trips. …see more
Gorgeous characterful Victorian Home
Close to sandy beach, coast path, pubs & shops (10mins walk) yet quiet and peacful
Terrace for BBQs in evening sun & views across the river
State-of-the-art LED TV/Blu-Ray/Surround Sound System/FREE WIFI Original Feature Fire Places & Sash Windows
Original Wooden Floors
River Views …see more
A comfortable, recently refurbished house on a quiet street within the medieval town walls of Conwy, a minute's walk from the town centre and river front. Two double bedrooms, separate cosy lounge with log burning stove and dining room provide space to relax in. …see more
WHEELHOUSE is one of a picturesque courtyard of cottages in open countryside on the edge of the market town of Pickering. They have many original features and are furnished with the emphasis on comfort and relaxation. Large Gardens with a garden house, BBQ & play area. VisitEngland "Four Star" and“Gold Award” for exceptional quality of accommodation & customer service …see more
Farmburn Cottage is unique in that it is one of very few self catering cottages actually accessible to Loch Ness. The fifty acres offers woodlands and meadow walks with a private summer house built on a tiny island - perfect for picnics or relaxing. …see more
This character house has a superb large deck, stunning summerhouse for alfresco dining, sunbathing, or just relaxing and enjoying the views. An additional wooden picnic table is situated in a sun trap by the front door. An ideal location for discovering Pembrokeshsire, New 2014 - downstairs cloakroom with toilet and washbasin. NEW STUNNING SUMMER HOUSE!!
This area would appeal to anyone, offering relaxed village life as well as a base to go out and explore the many historic castles, theatres, leisure centres, golf courses etc in the surrounding area. This apartment is strictly no smoking.
It is also unsuitable for people with limited mobility. …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
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.
Imaginative, spacious coachhouse conversion in grounds of country house in glorious S Devon. Stunning coast, rugged Dartmoor, beaches, rivers, pubs, outings, child friendly, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, double-height living room, CH, log fires, courtyard & enclosed garden. *** AUGUST - late availability *** (due to cancellation)
w/b Sat 23 Aug £999
w/b Sat 30 Aug £605