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 well located comfortable house convenient for local beaches, the town centre and bustling harbour. 'Carvinack' is a light, spacious, well appointed and welcoming 1 bedroom semi-detached property located in a quiet residential area in Falmouth. …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
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.
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
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
Near Holy Island close to Northumberland Coast and Cheviot hills. Cosy comfortable cottage with period features, log burning stove, private garden, modern appliances. Linen included. Dogs welcome. Peaceful location yet convenient for sightseeing. Offers available. Guest comments: "cosy,warm,welcoming", "easy to get to everything yet quiet", "well equipped", "very clean" …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.
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
**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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Luxurious wheelchair accessible cottage for two: the relaxing holiday setting you deserve! Superking bed with en-suite wet room ; south facing lounge opening onto deck. Closest self-catering to Comlongon Castle: SW Scotland's Premier Wedding Venue. Great golfing nearby …see more
Situated just 500 Metres from the entrance to Kingsbarns Golf Course and right next to the winding road that takes you to the beach, the cottage is ideally situated for all visitors. Small dogs considered with prior agreement only. …see more
One of two self-catering cottages in a private 'chocolate box' courtyard hidden in the heart of the village. Great property for families, couples and friends getting together. Near great beaches and also close to a number of country pursuits. Dogs welcome. …see more
4* STB Graded Self Catering Cottage
Great Walking & Cycling Area
Fully heated plus wood burning stove.
Linen & towels provided.
Twin OR Double Bed
iPod docking station
Shop & Cafe 2 mins walk
Private Garden & Parking
Loch Lomond 20 mins by car
Helensburgh & Hill House 13 miles
Check in 16:00
Check out 10.00
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
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
Recently decorated throughout, Daisy Cottage has a modern yet cosy interior, set in a quiet location with the Jurassic coastline, West Bay (setting for ITV's Broadchurch) & Bridport town centre nearby.Free logs & pets welcome. Ideal for couples & families with facilities for babies & toddlers.
Will also consider single sex groups. …see more
Brand new luxury cottage is located in a historic stone building just 100m from the beautiful sandy beach at Spittal. Cottage has free Wi-Fi & comes with smart TV, dishwasher, washer and dryer and microwave. Dog-friendly and also suitable for the less mobile
Guests can bring two well-behaved dogs but we do ask that they be kept off furniture and out of the bedroom. …see more
Unique building - used to be the deer larder for the estate
Private access to Loch Ness
Romantic - we have had engagements, weddings and honeymoons
Proximity to Castles, fun trips and whisky distilleries the Great Glen Way and Munros …see more
With fantastic views from the sitting room down the valley to the taw estuary Harvest is ideal for the larger family or 4 adults wanting more room. Wooden beams and log burner make this an ideal bolt hole to explore North Devon …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
Paddock House Studio is situated on the seafront of Littlestone with views of the sea. Near to New Romney, Littlestone Golf Course, Dungeness Bird Reserve, NRHD Minature Railway and Lydd Airport. There is a shop and take away a minute walk away plus a good restaurant a five minute walk away. …see more
St Keverne, a thriving village community is just 1 mile from the sea, with many nice beaches and walks close by. Sailing, Diving, Fishing, Riding and other activities on hand.
Two Pubs,Greenhouse Restaurant,Convenience Store,Newsagent, Butchers, Post Office, Bakery Walk the South West Coastal Path, visit the many beaches & small fishing coves in the area, Roskillys Farm …see more
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.
NOW TAKING BOOKINGS FOR AUTUMN/WINTER 2014. BOOK EARLY FOR SUMMER 2015.
SHORT BREAKS AVAIL SEPT-MARCH
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
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. Available August Bank Holiday 2014 due to a cancellation
STRICTLY NON SMOKING …see more
Remote highland getaway on the banks of Loch Sunart, with everything that you will require for a memorable stay: Wood burning stove, full central heating, Wireless Broadband and modern equipped kitchen. Famous for sightings of otter, pine marten, deer and eagles etc.
Very popular with walkers, anglers, cyclists and anyone looking for a complete change. …see more
The Crinan Canal is a wonderful and scenic waterway and is sometimes called 'The most beautiful shortcut in Britain'Arrive any day. Stay a week or come for a short break - and relax. Wonderful scenery for walking and bike trails. Great for children to enjoy the country Perfect for a relaxing holiday. Ideal for walking, cycling, sailing, hill climbing, bird watching, fishing. …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
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
Tigh Gorm is a luxury self-catering house overlooking the harbour in Tarbert on the Isle of Harris. Close to ferry, buses, shops, places to eat. Very well-equipped. Superking sized bed. 2 shower-rooms. All linen provided. Deck overlooking harbour.
Short breaks available. Contact us for late deal prices. …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
Perfect for relaxation in this Area of Outstanding Beauty on the Lizard Peninsula
Adjacent to Windmill Farm Nature Reserve and The Lizard Trail leads to Kynance Cove.
Close to the most southerly point of the British Isles. Reasonable rates
Ideal for Bird watching
Ideal base for exploring sights of Cornwall Church Cove Cadgwith …see more
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. LATE AVAILABILITY
w/b Sat 20 September £493
w/b Sat 4 & 18 October £467 & £499
Beautiful secluded cottage. Close to Tarbert. Off the road, the only traffic the ferry sailing past. Renovated from a traditional stone cottage, thoughtfully decorated, the open plan layout has many original features. A haven for walkers and cyclists.. Get away from it all. See the seals bask on nearby rocks and enjoy strolls along the peaceful shore. …see more
Spacious, Refurbished Apartment with fantastic views from the lounge bay window and both bedrooms of the harbour, town, beach & out to sea, there is always something to watch. St Crispin is our holiday home not just a rental so we have made it as homely as possible. Everything in the property is what we would like to have on our holiday and we hope you enjoy your stay here …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
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
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