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
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
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
Set in an idyllic & tranquil location, a self contained ground floor lodge with lounge & dining area & patio doors leading onto terrace overlooking River Wye. Stunning views. Kitchen & shower room. Underfloor heating. Short breaks available. Minimum stay two nights. Internet and Wi Fi access now available …see more
A little haven on the Northumberland Heritage Coast, Poppy Cottage Embleton will give you a holiday to remember.
Unique personal touches to enhance your stay, enjoy your welcome pack full of delicious homemade treats and locally sourced produce.
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
Romantic retreat in a beautiful Mediaeval town with historic restaurants, pubs, antiques, galleries • Active holidays for small families with beaches, walks, castles, cycling, kayaking, kite/windsurfing, dhingies, & steam railways • Walks, Birdwatching & Nature Reserves Rye has so much to offer for every kind of holiday, and The Quarter House is the perfect base to explore it! …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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Carraig Thura sits in a commanding position above Loch Awe with open views to Ben Lui and across to the Loch Fyne hills. Kilchurn Castle is located close by and is easily viewed from our gardens. The house is located in a stunning area of natural beauty. We aim to provide a restful, relaxing and comfortable stay for our guests. …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
We pride ourselves in providing Quality Self Catering Accommodaion in a Spectacular Scenic Location.
The "Perfect" retreat to explore the Highlands of Scotland, enjoy many of the Out Door Acitivities on your door step or just Chill and Relax in the comfort of your lodge Ideal for Climbing, Walking, Sking, Water Sports, Wild Life Enthusiasts.
Loch Ness & Fort Augustus 12 Miles …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
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
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
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
Newport 3.5 miles
Good for walkers
Ground floor bed+bathroom
King size bed
Near golf course
Near riding stable
Walk to pub
Dog Friendly …see more
Polbain is a small hamlet near the village of Achiltibuie on the coast just 25 miles north of Ullapool with outstanding scenery and sea views from every turn of the road in some of the most spectacular and remote landscapes in the British isles.
Barn conversion in the heart of North Wales situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty and triple si listed. Unrestricted walks over Halkyn mountain. Within easy reach of all of North Wales beautiful castles, beaches and Snowdonia national park …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!!
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
A beautiful three bedroom, contemporary self catering holiday townhouse the waterfront.
The property is located in the Piazza private gated development right on the waterfront commanding beautiful views over the waterway between the main and southern harbours. …see more
Unique and intimate cottage ideal for couples and singles. Original stone building re-furbished to a high standard with TV, Smart BlueRay player and WiFi. Close to village shop and excellent pubs. 1.5 miles from Croyde and Putsborough Beach. Ideal year round. Welcome pack of milk, home made bread, tea and coffee provided. Storage for bikes, surf boards and wetsuits. …see more
Our guests come back time and time again to enjoy a comfortable holiday with exciting day trips and beautiful walks on their doorstep. Car advised.
Maximum occupancy: 4 people in total (inc baby).
Twin beds upstairs, double bed downstairs. …see more
Lovely spacious stone built former Coach house set in mature south westerly facing gardens with a quaint stream running through the garden.
Just added short breaks now available for autumn/winter …see more
Ideal for those looking for Adventurous, Quiet or romantic retreat close to all amenities, that provide fine dining or quality take-aways, both international and local. Situated in the very historic middle of town close to the Beach, Harbour, Shops and Museums. LOCAL EVENTS COMING SOON
70th Herring Queen Festival 27th July-3rd Aug
STRICTLY NON SMOKING …see more
On-site facilities include:
Next to beach.
Entertainments complex with live cabaret.
Children's fun club for all the children to enjoy party dancing, arts and crafts, along with treasure hunts plus much more.
Restaurant with a wide choice of menu. Childrens Play Area. With a pirate ship, sand pit, sports courts for football.
Fabulous Arcade area …see more
Quiet peaceful sea side location with outstanding sea views to the Isle of Bute and Isle of Arran in the distance. Cosy and well equipped. Hill walking, rambling, hidden beaches, tennis courts, golf, shinty, freshwater/sea fishing, supermarkets, massage, art, antiques. …see more
Harbourside patio garden
Private sun deck.
RNLI patrolled surf beach.
Beach,shops & pubs.
Perfect bucket & spade holiday.
On July 19 new decking almost finished & new outdoor utility wetroom to be completed as bookings allow! …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