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
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
September Cottage offers stylishly unique and extremely comfortable accommodations. Perfect for fishing, walking, bird watching, sightseeing and couples or families. It is very close to the Tweed, the Southern Upland Way and Melrose, home of the Borders Book Festival. …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
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
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
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
This river fronted holiday apartment is attached to the Old Forge Pumphouse with its own entrance and private seating area outside. It has one double bedroom, bathroom with bath, a fully fitted kitchen/living area. Sleeps 2 people but a 3rd can be accommodated. A generous welcome pack is provided..
Access to the owners washing machine if required. …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
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
Large kitchen with a range cooker and an island and a pantry next to the kitchen for the ultimate farmhouse experience. Underfloor heating for those chiller days and a quiet, back terrace for a drink in the sun when the weather is that bit kinder. Wifi available. …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
Converted stone barn in 7 acres in a quiet rural setting. 2 large en-suite bedrooms and 2 smaller rooms. Farm house kitchen and sitting room with wood burning stove. Close to Liskeard, Looe and Polperro. Easy access to major roads and the attractions of Cornwall. Spacious well equipped rooms with large bathrooms with bath and separate walk in shower. …see more
Comfortable, well equipped holiday cottage for up to 6 people. Located on the coast in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park. Only 250 metres from Freshwater beach and the Coastal Path. Very reasonable rates. A great base for families, outdoor activities and relaxation. …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
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
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
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
Spacious & full of character, located down a quiet lane in beautiful Eskdale, the hidden jewel in the English lake district National Park. Shop, Inns & narrow gauge railway all close by. Cleaned by the owners. Ideal area to enjoy the great outdoors without the crowds! Short breaks available throughout the year.
Discount of £40 for booking 2 weeks.
Lowest prices in Eskdale! …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
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
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
The farm is conveniently situated 3 miles from the historic market town of Ruthin and 1 mile from Rhewl village and the Drovers Arms pub.
Snowdonia - 1 hour's drive
Chester – half an hour's drive
Bala – 22 miles
Rhyl -18 miles
Llangollen – 17 miles …see more
The Pilkington Apartment, designed for couples, is only six miles from Gleneagles Hotel and 500 metres from town centre of Crieff. Fishing, golf, skiing, walking, shopping all available close by. Luxurious accommodation, totally self-contained, with private parking. The Pilkington Apartment is the perfect place to kick back and relax - modern comfort with classic style. …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
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. Lovely Baby equipment available at no extra charge, but MUST be requested at time of booking. …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
4* STB Graded Self Catering
Great Walking & Cycling Area
Fully heated plus wood burning stove.
All linen & towels provided.
Twin OR Double Bed
i Pod docking station
Shop & Cafe 2 mins walk
Loch Lomond & National Park 20 mins by car
Hill House 13 miles
Helensburgh 13 Miles
Good Transport Links
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
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
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
The perfect location from which to explore the local towns and villages either by car or on foot. Multiple walks criss crossing the beautiful cotswold and Vale of Evesham countryside. Located on the Blossom trail which is a must see in the spring. Perfect location from which to visit the home of National Hunt Horse Racing at Cheltenham. …see more
A delightful, romantic retreat in the heart of the picturesque village of Ingleton. Merlin Cottage may be small, but it is perfectly formed, with the emphasis on comfort and quality. Super king bed, underfloor heating and location make this cottage ideal for 2 people. …see more
Located in the beautiful English village of Burwash famous for being the home of author Rudyard Kipling. Cairndale is a spacious semi-detached 1930's built cottage with many of its original traditional features still intact and just 30 minutes' drive from the coast. The cottage is located less than a 5 minute walk from local pubs, eateries and shops. …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
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
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
3 bedroom self catering holiday accomodation situated in a quiet cul-de-sac right in the heart of the traditional English seaside town of Broadstairs. Comfortable accommodation, off street parking, and just a short walk to the sandy beaches and town centre.
Self Catering holiday in South Pembrokeshire - 3 miles from Pembroke. Family and dog friendly. Comfortable. Well equipped Very pretty garden Ideally located to explore Pembroke Tenby and surrounding area. Perfect for relaxed holiday. Ideal for walkers and outdoor breaks …see more
Lavender Cottage is within Galloway Forest Park which covers nearly 300 sq miles of spectacular scenery - yours to explore! Ideal for couples and families interested in walking, cycling, fishing, golf & water sports. Everything from deer to new born lambs can be seen. There are stunning views from the cottage windows which you can enjoy whilst relaxing by the fire. …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
Deveron Lodge is not like your normal log cabins all set in a row. It is on it's own set in 2.5 acres of private wood over looking the river Deveron and fields.So if it is peace and quiet you are looking for this is the log cabin for you. Coin meter for electric £10 included in summer & £20 in winter. …see more