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 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
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
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
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
The best of worlds. Peaceful countryside, but only 15 mins away from coast, Falmouth & Tremough, 2 miles to Constantine along the footpath. Converted 19C stables, spacious, luxurious detail, log fire, big bed, big welcome box, little garden. Birds, stars, quiet. Walking & water sports. Printing and making classes. Suggestions for where to go and what to do. Just ask! …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
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
Church Cottage is a grade two listed end-terrace cottage in the heart of the historic walled town of Conwy. It is walking distance to all amenities and benefits from off road private parking- an absolute god-send in this popular medieval town. …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
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
Loads of wildlife, Loch of the Lowes and lady the Oldest Osprey in Scotland, walks, cycling, quad bikes, so much more to do in the wonderful Perthshire countryside. Just five miles from Dunkeld and its Cathedral set on the banks of the Tay, House of Bruar for shopping.
European International Horse Trials At Blair Castle September 9th -13th, book early, 25 minutes up the A9 …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
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
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
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!
This country apartment is situated on the outskirts of Much Wenlock. It is the perfect base to explore the shropshire countryside all year round.Plenty of walks and local attractions. There are kennels for outdoor dogs at an additional cost if you wish to bring them. Holiday self catering apartment based on the outskirts of the quintessentially English town of Much Wenlock. …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
Charming hideaway close to Shaftesbury
Perfect for complete relaxation, and a great starting point for a tour of the the West Country.
30 best places to live in the UK countryside - nearby Tisbury voted number 2 by the Times of March 2014 …see more
The Farmhouse is situated in the grounds of a country estate in Mid Wales overlooking the Dyfi Estuary, on the edge of the Snowdonia National Park, just 17 miles to the sea.
The garden is a wonderful place for children to explore and enjoy the wonders of nature PLEASE NOTE: ONLY ONE PET PER COTTAGE PER HOLIDAY IS WELCOME AT AN EXTRA CHARGE OF 30 POUNDS PER WEEK.
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
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
Fabulous views from Four Winds in a spectacular part of Scotland. Dog friendly. Great for outdoor pursuits including walking, golf, cycling, sailing & fishing or for those who just want to to unwind! Children will love the adventure and sandy beaches. …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
Nesteld in the village of Timberscombe a short distance from Dunster & the coast our barn offers a peaceful break in a rural paradise. The Barn sympathetically converted from the old Saddlery retains many original features but has been given a modern & contemporary feel Well behaved pets welcome. Stabling available locally. Downhill biking tracks nearby. …see more
Luxury penthouse apartment with fantastic lakeside views.
Spacious well equipped decking area perfect for relaxing. Please be aware that from July 2014 there will be some ongoing building works around Howells Mere. …see more
Set in a stunning lakeside position Heron is a new detatched Lakeside Cotswold Stone built house with a wonderful views and private decking running out over the picturesque lake,it is the Premier Property at Lakeview Holidays. Awarded an AA 4 Star rating. …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
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
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
With its wonderful views over a mature lake.. Ideal for couples, Kingfisher is a spacious, en-suite apartment within the Lakeview Holidays Courtyard Complex, near Fairford and part of the Cotswold water park. …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
Shireburne Park is a peaceful location within walking distance of Clitheroe and Waddington (winner of Prettiest Village of the Year in Lancashire Award). Great for exploring the surrounding countryside including the magnificent Forest of Bowland and Pendle Witch Country …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
Remote coastal location in the Highlands. Ideal base for hill walking, climbing, fishing, cycling, wildlife, scenery & some gorgeous beaches in the highlands. We have a balcony, free wifi & a TV/DVD. …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
Luxury, pet friendly, self-catering Holiday Apartments within the Nidderdale area in North Yorkshire. Surrounded by fields, woods and moors they are the perfect place to escape and relax. It is a beautifully renovated stone barn conversion with breathtaking views. …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
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
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
Set in 17 acres, and one of the 7 cottages at East Rose, Stable has excellent panoramic views over our lakes and surrounding countryside. The perfect setting for all - the relaxed family angler, a base to walk or cycle the moors or a base for a family beach holiday.