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.
A beautifully converted barn, set in a very private location surrounded by meadows, woods and streams only 5 minutes from the beach. Comfortable and clean. Sleeps 2 (+1 extra bed/ cot),Dogs are welcome by arrangement. Charm in abundance and surrounded by amazing wildlife. Very private and accessible. Country and Sea! …see more
Beautiful cosy cottage, refurbished in 2014, located in a conservation village in a national scenic area, there are an abundance of local amenities, country pub, great village shop, fantastic walks, free WIFI, m/biking, golf, bird watching,beaches and horse riding. The Coastline from New Abbey to Gatehouse of fleet is stunning with unspoiled beaches and coastal walks.
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
Easy walk to the dog friendly beach and Championship golf course. Riverside walk to the medieval town of Conwy. Llandudno 5km. The Snowdonia National Park and Island of Anglesey nearby. 4 Bedrooms (one ground floor) of king, double, twin, bunks & 1.5 bathrooms. . Free WiFi * 46% of guests returned in 2013 * Dogs stay FREE * Excellent base for touring North Wales * …see more
Fully modernized and beautifully furnished self-contained apartment forming part of a listed Georgian farmhouse. Adjacent to theTweed Valley cycle path and 1.5 miles from MTB at Glentress Forest. Perfect base for biking, fishing, golf and walking. …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
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
Stybarrow Cottage is located amidst beautiful Lakeland scenery and offers:
* comfortable accommodation for 6 people.
* open plan ground floor (kitchen, lounge & dining area)
* 3 bedrooms : one twin and two doubles
* garden with seating and superb views
* free WiFi …see more
A tranquil and well-appointed luxury log cabin with views across the Cotswolds yet with easy access to London and the A40, Coomb Cottage is the perfect country getaway for walking, touring, biking or just soaking up the sunsets and recharging the batteries. …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
Log fire, free wi-fi, pets friendly, garden, enclosed parking, all mod cons! Underfloor heating, bed linen and towels provided. Golf nearby, walking, 5m to nearest beach. Views of Bamburgh Castle from cottage …see more
A beautifully renovated intimate Filey holiday property for two people in the North Yorkshire Moors, close to the beach and rural enough to allow you to get away from it all. All the little extras included to make your stay memorable. Dogs more than welcome, bowls and chews provided …see more
Set within tranquil grounds of 1.25 acres bordering onto Wheal Grey Lake. High quality accommodation for a couple, possibly with one child. Outdoor barbecue, dining areas and a heated garden room overlooking the lake; a quiet haven, close to beautiful beaches. The barn is most suited to couples; an additional foldaway bed can be added to the bedroom for a young child …see more
Spacious 4 star country cottage set in the East Devon countryside with 33ft indoor pool, sauna, fitness room, play areas and two acres of grounds. Relax and enjoy the rural tranquillity of Devon and explore Exmoor, Dartmoor and the North and South coasts. Three Gates Farm is easily accessible, only 15 minutes drive from the M5 (J27) and Tiverton Parkway station. …see more
The pine kitchen leads into a light and spacious living area with pine ceilings and maple floors. A feature fireplace made with local green slate houses a wood-burning stove: ideal for those cosy nights by the fire. …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
Set within tranquil grounds of 1.25 acres bordering onto Wheal Grey Lake. High quality accommodation for a family or two couples. Outdoor barbecue, dining areas and a heated garden room overlooking the lake; a quiet haven, close to beautiful beaches. …see more
Within Seasons Whitbarrow village, this modern "upside down" built cottage is perfect for family holidays.
The area offers natural beauty, ideal for families, also the leisure complex with swimming pool, kiddies pool,steam room, sauna n, gym no extra charge No 12 is an end cottage therefore benefiting the extra windows upstairs giving more light
A CAR IS NEEDED …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
This quiet and peaceful eco friendly holiday cottage is heated by wind turbine and high quality water is pumped from natural well 90m deep in the garden. Children can play in tree house and use climbing facilities. Wi-Fi included. Own private parking place and garden. In holiday season I can let the property out to a family of four. …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
Riverside garden, close to centre of Bridport; few minutes from West Bay (aka Broadchurch!) & Jurassic Coast.
Spacious, comfortable bungalow in quiet side street. Ideal for mobility restricted. …see more
Located in Merthyr Vale, Merthyr Tydfil at the heart of the South Wales valleys, just a few miles south of the Brecon Beacons. Bwthyn Pen Y Fan has been given 4 stars by the Tourist Board of Wales. It is a quaint stone terraced self catering cottage for up to 5 people. A warm Welsh Welcome awaits our visitors at this delightful terraced miners cottage. …see more
New Luxury 4 bedroom near Giants Causeway holiday cottage with free WiFi. On hill, overlooking the river bush and knocklayd mountain. 3 kingsize double bedrooms and one twin/quad room. 3 living rooms, kitchen diner and 3 bath/shower rooms. Outside BBQ & patio area. Winter weekend breaks available with early check in 8am onwards and late check out 8pm. …see more
Acces is via a ramp at the rear of the property. Parking is adjacent to the property. A great base for touring or enjoying this area of outstanding natural beauty.
The entrance takes you to the door of the Utility room onto the open plan, kitchen, dining living areas. A fabulous family accommodation 3 bedrooms, two bathrooms offering easy access to walks and cycle route. …see more
Newly refurbished & all new furniture 2013,
Countryside location, 15 minutes walk to the beach,
Peace and quite,
Heated swimming pool,
Plenty of fantastic walking,
Electric car charging point We can offer guided walks around the area and can give you local info to help you have the best holiday!
A delightful property set alongside the owners' pear orchard with magnificent views of the Kent countryside. Perfect for walkers, this is idyllic 'Darling Buds of May' Kent. Occasional cricket on the green, a Saxon church and a real ale pub. What more could you want?! Our holiday home is ideal for 2 and the sofa bed is fine for 1 adult or 2 children.
Welcome pack included. …see more
This self catering apartment is situated in the Much Wenlock high street. It is the perfect base to explore the shropshire countryside all year round.Plenty of walks and local attractions. No need to use the car there are pubs/restaurants within walking distance
Luxury self catering apartment set in the idyllic county of Shropshire, in the centre of Much Wenlock. …see more
Dovecote Barn is a recently converted and finished,equipped and furnished a to a very high standard and beautifully situated in the 13 acres of grounds around Moat Farm a remarkable grade 2* listed moated farmhouse dating from the 16th century. NEW LISTING GREAT RATES Barn situated for many attractions - Stratford On Avon Cotswolds Cheltenham NEC Worcester Malvern Ludlow …see more
This spacious and characterful barn nestles in a sleepy hamlet and is luxuriously furnished and superbly equipped to offer a family friendly environment. Located between Tenby and Pembroke but just 10 minutes walk from Freshwater East beach and stunning coastline. Unique features: wet room, large TV, 4-poster beds, parking, private grounds with activities; even a tower! …see more
Our delightful cottage with character is in a semi rural position & surrounded by fabulous countryside, only 6m from M4 & 1m from town & it's amenities. Centrally located in Carmarthenshire to explore the stunning coastline & breathtaking mountain views plus more.
SPECIAL OFFER Nov 24th-Dec 22nd only £70 for any 2 nights + fees …see more
A rural retreat, away from it all. A shepherd's cottage on a working sheep farm, in the heart of the beautiful Scottish Borders, yet only 1 hour away from Edinburgh. Get away from it all in a traditional, local stone built cottage and hear what silence sounds like. We operate a 'turn up and stay' policy. Linens, towels, electricity, fuel and essentials like tea included. …see more
Nestling in the highlands of Perthshire, The Stable Loft offers a loch side location for families or couples. Fishing, campfire and canoe available (seasonal). Wood burning stove, logs, heating, electricity, linen and towels included. Well behaved dogs welcome. …see more
A stunning, characterful new barn conversion with great views set in countryside yet close to Crieff. Enjoy farm life and meet our animals. Large open plan living/dining/kitchen, wood-burner, 3 en-suite bedrooms, utility, storage. Large garden and private parking. …see more
Luxury 2 bed, 2 bathroom self catering cottage with unspoilt country views but within walking distance of Kirkby Lonsdale. An ideal base to explore the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales. With free use of leisure facilities including swimming pool, gym, sauna & jacuzzi Also includes SKY HD, SKY Sports and wifi …see more
For total escapism with a capital E! Escape the hustle and bustle of every day life, yet have everything right on your door step. Beautiful lawned garden leading down to a large summer house with balcony over looking the River Esk, where you can fish off the landing. On the edge of the North Yorkshire moors. Close to Whitby. On the Esk Valley train line; steam trains pass. …see more
A perfect place to stay in the Peak District,with all mod cons, stunning views and in a beautiful, interesting area; full of history with many lovely walks from the door. Centrally located in Youlgrave(3 pubs,post office and butchers).Well-behaved pets are very welcome. We usually book from Friday to Friday but offer weekend and mid week breaks all at competitive prices. …see more
Private and modern annexe that has been recently refurbished to a high standard and provides a wonderful rural retreat for couples or young families. Located in the picturesque village of Piddlehinton, 6 miles from the county town of Dorchester. …see more
Close by are Cities of Bath & Salisbury. Glastonbury, Wells & Shaftesbury. Tourists attractions inc Stonehenge, Longleat , Center Parcs , Avebury Stone Circle and many other historic sites. You can also explore Wiltshire Countryside & Dorset Coastline for great days out Access to the West Country, Dorset, Somerset and South Wales makes Warminster an ideal base. …see more
Stylish, luxury, fully equipped self-catering accommodation with enclosed patio and garden area set on eco-friendly and picturesque working farm. Perfect for walking, cycling, birdwatching and exploring the many attractions of the Peak District. Children very welcome! It's shearing time! Would you like to have a life experience? Family sheep shearing holiday in July! …see more
KERITH is a spacious, well-equipped elegant terraced house, built within an old Victorian school. The Fife Coastal Path is 2 mins walk, the best fish & chips on the planet is 5 mins walk & St Andrews is 9 miles away. Looking for rest & relaxation? You'll find it here KERITH can comfortably accommodate a party of 8 while still offering plenty of quieter space to chill out. …see more
The South Hams is a gem in Devon an beautiful with a mass of things to do both inside and out... Within 25 minutes from The Piggery there's wild coastline, with swimming, sailing, surfing, hiking, Dartmoor, Totnes, Dartmouth, Kingsbridge and Salcombe. Or just stay in! …see more
New in 2012 - the Woodman is one of 4 cottages in a converted country inn located in the beautiful Upper Wye Valley and close to the Cambrian Mountains and the Élan Valley Cambrian Mountains, Elan Valley, Wye Valley Walk, cycle trails, birdwatching, canoeing, angling: all nearby. …see more
A basket of fresh eggs from our chickens and homemade preserves and chutneys await your arrival. Packed lunch and evening meal available on request. All our meat is free range from local farms and our vegetables are seasonal and home grown. …see more