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.
Recently renovated and extended providing quality self catering accommodation with stunning sea views. Just 2 minutes from the beach & ideally located for visiting castle & whisky trails and many top golf courses. Great for families looking for a relaxing break.
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In the centre of Scotland with good road links to Edinburgh, Glasgow.Spacious self-catering property. Wifi, barrier free shower room and well equipped kitchen. At edge of the quiet village near Gleneagles.. Local walks and wildlife.. A holiday home with character in the heart of Scotland. The prefect centre for your Scottish adventure. …see more
walking, fishing and golfing nearby
relaxing, quiet location
dogs welcome by arrangement
short breaks, walking holidays, golfing holidays There are a selection of family games available to use at any time. …see more
If it's a peaceful, relaxing rural retreat you're after then The Bothy is the place for you. Perfectly placed for exploring all that the Scottish Highlands have to offer whether golf, fishing, walking, wildlife or whisky, it's all on your doorstep in beautiful Moray. …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
Band New Studio situated within the grounds of the 4 Star GOLD rated Craigend B&B and furnished to the same high standards. Set in the quiet Lanarkshire countryside, just 20 mins from World Heritage Site of New Lanark & Falls of Clyde and only 3 miles from the M74 Total floor area of 24sqm - not huge, but contains everything you need after a hard day on the tourist trail …see more
Camp fire, eco friendly, stunning location , romantic setting , peaceful surroundings , gay and lesbian friendly The hippy van has a fall sized cook separate compost loo and sink area. There is also a solar shower area . …see more
A white clapboard Tudor house with a 4 star rating from VisitEngland plus also awarded a Gold Award. This quaint and fascinating cottage is nearly 500 years old but has all the modern comforts.
•Elec, full gas CH, bed linen, towels inc
•DVD •Elec, full gas CH, bed linen, towels inc
Grade 2-listed, riverside mill apartment; 2 bedrooms, bathroom & shower room; fishing rights; secluded location in mature gardens; views over river Aire & Pennine Way; good pub food & shops nearby; conveniently located for many attractions and activities; parking Renovated & refurbished for 2014, the apartment offers a luxurious and relaxing venue for a holiday …see more
All on ground floor: Living/dining room/kitchen/conservatory. 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.
Elec CH, elec, bed linen and towels inc. Freesat TV. DVD. Elec cooker. M/wave. W/machine. D/washer. F/freezer. Enclosed lawned garden, …see more
Furnished to a very high standard this idyllic Farmstay retreat offers the perfect backdrop to your holiday. Surrounded by history and beautiful rural landscape the unique setting of this 3 bedroomed self catering let will not disappoint. Farm tours available on request. …see more
The cottages are situated above Newtonmore village in a quiet location with superb views over the Monadhliath and Cairngorm mountains. It is in a great location for wildlife or activities including walking, biking, kayaking, golf, fishing or skiing. STB 2*/3*. …see more
Comfortable, relaxing property ideally located whether you wish to experience the local golf, fishing ,skiing or enjoy the rich heritage and stunning scenery. Within an easy walk to the centre of town, plenty parking and easy access to the one level accommodation. …see more
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
Lovely 2 bedroom bungalow. 1 double and 1 twin bed room, sitting room with freeview channels, Wii and DVD player, well equipped kitchen, large dining room and shower room. Large garden and field. Well behaved pets welcome. No car necessary. Short breaks welcome. …see more
Rural retreat next to working farm. Six berth holiday home, on a mountain with lovely panoramic views over wide area. It is ideal for a peaceful get away from it all holiday, but with a central position for visits to south wales beaches and mountains. car essential.
Sorry, children under five are not accepted due to health and safety,and the lack of space for a baby cot. …see more
Kenmuir Cottage is a luxurious traditional Galloway home, full of rustic charm and 8 miles south of Portpatrick. Set in its own large private garden, it's ideal for walkers & couples who love peace & quiet. Two beautiful beaches are within easy reach, one 7 miles long! The cottage is pet-friendly, very well-equipped, and has a lovely log-burning stove and 40" flat-screen TV. …see more
This delightful bungalow is set in one acre of beautiful gardens with a summer house and a large pond. Set amid charming countryside within easy reach of the forest of dean, symonds yat, cheltenham, gloucester, the cotswolds and malvern. Close to numerous attractions.
Excellent base for touring, fishing, cycling and walking. …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
Shepherds Huts - the experience of the original countryside use but with its own private ensuite bathroom with hot and cold water.
Lie in and have independents in the mornings
Enjoy the sounds of silence in the one and only Garden of England
Central to the shopping, holiday entertainments, ancient and modern buildings within an hour of the Site
A wonderful modern cottage converted from a characterful Georgian coaching inn. Excellent location in 'Three Peaks County', ideal for exploring the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales. In the edge of the picturesque village of Ingleton with many shops, pubs and cafes. Local attractions include the Ingleton Waterfalls Walk, White Scar Caves and Settle-Carlisle Railway. …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.
Pretty stone cottage for two, spacious accommodation in the Pembrokeshire countryside but within easy reach of Saundersfoot, Manorbier, Tenby, Narberth, Carew Castle, Lawrenny, Creswell Quay, Stackpole Quay, Barafundle Bay, the Lily Ponds at Bosherston & Caldy Island No smoking anywhere, can't take pets. Arrive Friday 16:00 and depart by 10:30 am. No Wi-Fi connection, sorry …see more
Luxury spacious Edwardian house and very pretty garden on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park in Bell Busk Malhamdale. Situated between Malham, Skipton, Grassington and Settle. Beautiful views in all directions. Excellent for outdoor enthusiasts.
Close to the Pennine Way and just 1 mile off the A65 allowing quick and easy access. …see more
This comfortable cottage is set in a truly spectacular yet peaceful location. Wake up to views across the fields to the Wasdale Screes, or take a gentle stroll down to the shores of Wastwater to watch the evening sunlight turn the mountains to gold. This well equipped cottage sleeps 4, one double and one twin. All power, heating and bed linen included. …see more
Self-catering cottage in rural location with stunning views of the countryside. Short drive to beautiful beaches. Perfect for golfers & walkers. Large garden with decked patio/barbecue area for al fresco dining. Ideal for couples seeking relaxation. Private parking. Beaches Golf Forest Parks Mourne Mountains Golf Horse Riding Bird Watching Fishing Tranquility Walks …see more
Wagtail is a fully accessible holiday lodge with private terrace overlooking our coarse fishing lake. It has 1 bedroom and an accessible wet room. It has a specially adapted low level kitchen for wheelchair users inc. washer/dryer. The lounge has a sofabed and HDTV. Facilities include an indoor pool, licensed bar (seasonal opening hours), coarse fishing lake & games room …see more
Comfortable country cottage for two. Single storey. Suitable for less mobile. Reserved parking. Historic Ludlow just 7 miles away. Castles, National Trust properties. Walks from the door in all directions. Dogs welcome. Fully inclusive prices. Short breaks available. …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!!
Mangle Cottage dates from 1749, with log fire, exposed stone walls, stunning bathrooms, beautiful dining conservatory, a luxury mix of leather, tartan & tweed and large secure walled garden that boasts one of the finest views out to sea you could ever dream of, BLISS!!! Lovingly restored with every attention to our guests enjoyment, we are sure you will have a wonderful time. …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
Easy access to the Lake District
Private garden, patio & wildflower meadow
5 minutes from lake Ullswater
Comfortably accommodates up to 4 people
Secure parking & storage for bikes Easy access to Penrith, bus routes & North Lakes mainline railway station
Beautiful detached barn with oak beams and oak flooring throughout.
Nestled in the High Weald area of outstanding natural beauty, this one bedroom barn is the perfect holiday retreat.
1 Bedroom, Shower room, kitchen, sitting room, woodburning stove & private garden . …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
Why stay in a budget hotel when you can have better than a 5 star hotel for LESS. A fabulous garden suite equipped with brand new high quality solid oak furnishings, en suite, kitchen, and your own private garden with exclusive use of hot tub, rattan suite and gas BBQ The Garden suite is the latest holidaylet of ours we also run New Terrace Cottage and Storehouse Cottage …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.
Tolroy Holiday Village - This superb holiday village, with communal grounds and gardens, has a licensed club with live entertainment, restaurant, bar snacks and take-away. There is a heated indoor swimming pool, sauna, tennis court, plus a games room. (March-Oct only)
In the Conwy Valley at the foot of the Snowdonia mountains close to the medieval walled town of Conwy our complex of 8 cottages sleeping from 2 to 8 persons sits in 10 acres of beautiful grounds and gardens. Large drop in nightly rate for over 2 nights email for a quote We are very central for exploring North Wales. …see more
Views of the mountains and the castle from the estate.
Close to the village, the beach and the shops
Large safe play area for kids and dogs
Indoor swimming pool and climbing wall nearby.
Good local walks
Walk to Harlech Castle - a World Heritage Please arrive no earlier than 3pm and depart no later than 11am except by prior arrangement.
Winter discount …see more
Luxury 5 ***** Apartment on the beautiful Antrim Coast, with magnificent sea views, in Glencloy Glen the second of the nine glens of Antrim. An ideal location for touring the Glens of Antrim , Giants Causeway, Titanic Quarter, Royal Portrush Golf Course and much more. Luxury 5 ***** self-catering apartment with stunning sea views over the North Channel. …see more
Magnificent stone cottage in rural private estate. The Estate offers spectacular views out across the Lake and the surrounding Stirlingshire countryside. Hiking, cycling and running from your door step. Luxury soft furnishing throughout the cottage. Fishing boat available to hire for your exclusive use on the Lake of Menteith. …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
Close to Loch Lomond and Gleneagles, nearby to golf, fishing and horse riding.
It has an enclosed garden with beautiful scenery, a great place to relax - children can happily play in the garden and you can keep an eye on them from all the public rooms.
Owner is happy to book golf at local clubs of Stirling, Dunblane, Auchterarder, Balfron or other by request. …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
This barn conversion is full of character and is one of four in a peaceful, rural spot ½ a mile from village (shops & pub). It has an unusual upside down layout and sleeps up to 4 guests in 2 bedrooms . Gardens, meadow, lakes, fishing and tennis. Beaches 10 miles. …see more
A new apartment in a convenient location within easy walking/cycling distance of the beautiful Royal Forest of Dean. Plenty of off road parking in a quiet residential area. Private courtyard. Easy walk into town for a takeaway or a few groceries. Ideal for 2-3. Would suit 2-3 adults or a small family comfortably (sofabed in the sitting room for a 4th person) …see more