Looking for something outrageously different for your next holiday? Then take a look at these holiday castles, windmills, yurts and manor houses that are all available for you to book and make your holiday an extraordinary one.
And there’s plenty to choose from: you could set your loved one's heart racing with a fairy-tale break to a French chateau or rent a houseboat in Amsterdam with your pals. Or how about escaping to a cosy log cabin in the mountains, or going glamping on a yurt holiday in Devon or Cornwall.
If stunning and unusual architecture is for you, rent a regal castle in the Scottish Highlands, a quirky lighthouse by the sea or return to a bygone age on a windmill holiday in Greece.
Bedroom 1 is furnished with an antique double bed, chest of drawers, and large built-in wardrobe with views of the castle courtyard. Bedroom 2 is a large bedroom with views of both the courtyard and the surrounding countryside with access to the balcony. The bathroom has a wc and basin as well as a bidet. …see more
Cavehouse Chymeyn is situated on the hillside overlooking the historic village of Galera. Here you can relax on the terrace in the glorious sunshine. Later in the evening enjoy watching the incredible sunsets with a glass of local wine. The perfect end to a perfect day. English cave manager who cleans+ fresh bedding etc. (incusive) meet and greet and welcome pack available. …see more
An Amazing and truly Unique, 3 bedroom, Andalucian Holiday Home,: with stunning views, sleeping, 2- 6 comfortably ;with Private pool. In the archaeologically significant hamlet of Fuente Nueva. close to the historical town of Orce.
There are also four wonderful lakes, hot springs and freshwater swimming pools closeby …see more
A Unique Suffolk Coastal Listed holiday home offering modern standards of comfort with the charm of period living. Extremely close to the popular town of Southwold , the Old Reading Rooms , Wrentham is perfectly positioned as a base to explore Suffolk's Heritage Coast Cliff & Sarah, N.Year2013 - "A lovely place, Thank-you. A real old cottage feel - would certainly come back" …see more
Tranquil Shepherds' Hut in an elevated position, just behind Upper Rectory Restaurant, which serves a 7 course dinner, Tuesday to Saturday evenings. Log burner, very comfortable double bed with memory foam mattress …see more
Authentic Mongolian Yurt set on the stunning Somerset levels next to Nature Reserve with superb rural views, Ideal for those who love birdwatching, wildlife, cycling and walking Tranquil garden having been visited by over forty species of birds, deer and badger …see more
Depot Road, Cwmavon, West Glamorgan
5* graded and newly converted Methodist chapel. Unique, strikingly modern and contemporary group accommodation. Perfect for groups families and friends (pet friendly). Comfortable spacious and light.
At present we are the only independent group accomodation in South Wales to have received a 5 star rating
A unique & cosy retreat to get away from it all, relax & enjoy a quiet night or 2 of luxury with a breakfast hamper included. Whether you are looking for a base for walking, climbing or exploring or a romantic stay, our hut with luxury facilities is the perfect place. …see more
Beautiful converted Windmill dating back to 17th Century. Set on the riverbank at the heart of the Norfolk Broads with gorgeous views over rivers and fields. Great for cozy nights by the fire. Romantic rural hideaway, perfect for an old fashioned Broadland adventure. Arrival from 3.30pm.
Departure by 11am.
This picturesque water mill is set in 6.5 acres of a tranquil park-like garden. A gentle stream flows through it. The natural woodland surrounding the garden provides complete privacy. Perfect for a writers retreat or for relaxing in beautiful natural surroundings. Plenty of peaceful parkland lawn space for ball games, outdoor playing, and off-road parking for many cars.
Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, picturesque Godshill, working livestock farm, 10 mins drive sandy beaches, private fishing lake, tranquil, comfortable, Perfect for countryside lovers and those seeking seclusion & privacy. …see more
Casa Cueva La Piedra is a beautifully restored and fully furnished self catering cave-house, with all mod cons including free WIFI, available for holiday rental and mini-breaks in the heart of the stunning unspoilt countryside of rural inland Andalucia in Southern Spain …see more
We only have one shepherd's hut so this truly is a place to get away from it all and have you're own slice of paradise to yourself. Come and meet our friendly alpacas and use our chickens freshly laid eggs all in a amazing location in North Yorkshire.. …see more
The Belforti Tower is a unique 14th century country house at the top of Montecatini Val di Cecina, in the heart of Tuscany. Few kilometers away from the city of Volterra, the tower offers incredible views and enchanting atmospheres for marvelous vacations. Inside it's a gallery of italian modern design in a medieval context, outside it has a marvellous garden …see more
Reformed cave house, with modern kitchen and dining extension, lower and top sun terraces, in the delightful and friendly village of Zujar , Granada. Close to the large town of Baza, and a few minutes drive the lake ( with thermal baths ) and beaches of Negratin . Easy Motorway access from all airports. The surounding area to Zujar is beautiful...lakes, forests, hills. …see more
This fine stone-built holiday home is in the heart of the Belper Conservation area, near the old village of mill-workers' houses known locally as The Clusters. The Chapel, a Grade II listed building, dates from 1817, and is close to the town centre of Belper. Belper is a market town on the doorstep of the Derbyshire Peak District National Park.
19th Centuary Listed Cornmill newly renovated to include 4 Star Accomodation. Situated close to two National Trust Properiies - Crom Castle and Florencecourt House. In the heart of Fermanagh Lakeland close to Upper Lough Erne. Activities include walking, fishing etc Situated on its oun 4 Acre grounds, animals include donkeys, pony, hens & goat - Ideal for family holiday …see more
2 traditional mongolian yurts set in a stunning and secluded location on a small working farm. A holiday with a difference,live in complete seclusion or be part of a small working community with volunteers from all over the world. sheep & cheese. www.oldchapelfarm.org To see more details of our farm/projects/courses in prehistoric arts visit our website www.oldchapelfarm.org …see more
Top end barn conversion, 4 star. Quality furniture and fixtures, Free, WIFI, wood burning stove, Stunning open countryside views, central location for seven stane venues, walkers,Birdwatchers,golfers welcome, located up a private road very safe for children. Burnbrae Mill is set within its own grounds, parking for three cars is provided within the garden. …see more
Ideal for rest and relaxation but only a 10 minute walk down to the historic town of Baza with its many traditions and fiestas , Set in the foothills of the Sierra De Baza and boosting one of the best views of the Altiplano De Granada. TOTAL PRICE FOR UP TO 5 PEOPLE !! Children and dog friendly and offers free WIFI.
POOL NOW AVAILABLE …see more
Stunning, newly renovated Trullo with beautiful countryside views and spacious garden, just 15 minutes from the beach and 5 minutes from Martina Franca and Alberobello. Great sunny patio with BBQ ideal for alfresco dining. …see more
Rogheta ancient Agostinian hermitage is now a charming country house with swimming pool and Jacuzzi (dipped into a natural reserve area) in the very heart of the etrurian Tuscany, between Volterra and the sea.
A specially "neat place" since it has been constructed with bio-compatible material. …see more
Perfect for walking and cycling Holidays. Many special cycle routes in the area. A 20 minute drive takes you to Scotland. Large contained garden. Parking for five cars. Four individual bedrooms. Large open plan kitchen. Stunning views. Many original features. Children love the large open spaces in the Northumbrian National Park.
Haven surrounded by nature - riverside location, in shadow of Cadair Idris and within walking distance of Tal Y Lynn Lake
Beautifully converted using local nature wood and slate
Honesty freezer with organic meats and welcome hamper
Luxury shepherd hut B&B
Comfortable, bijou and cosy
Great views to Rhum and Knoydart
Sleeps 2, double bed
BBQ and firepit area
Breakfast is brought to your hut
Dog-friendly hut Dogs welcome by advance arrangement in Bothan Buidheag only. £10 charge.
Dogs must be under strict control …see more
Exclusive rental of this charming Riad full of traditional style and modern comforts. It is the fantastic position of this Riad in the most sought after district of the Medina that sets this house apart, all the ancient city has to offer within easy walking distance. The private plunge pool, large roof terrace and friendly staff ensure a warm welcome and a comfortable stay. …see more
A lovingly restored mill with jacuzzi in a romantic Tuscan village. Off the beaten track, this is the perfect property for a relaxing break in authentic Tuscany.
Flexible entry dates. Long rentals negotiable. …see more
Get back to nature in a traditional Mongolian yurt on Dartmoor in Devon. Enjoy a unique and magical experience. Each of our two yurts is totally private with its own rustic kitchen, compost toilet, shower and firepit. Relax and enjoy the peace and tranquillity! …see more
Hutton Castle Mill ( Hutton Mill) has been thoughtfully converted into spacious self-catering holiday accommodation. 3 twin rooms, 1 double or can be 2 twin rooms, 2 double rooms.
If interested in our fishing tuition, we can put together a package to suit. Hutton Mill is the ideal location for families, wildlife enthusiasts, country lovers, walkers and sportsman. …see more
A two century castle house, recently renovated with great view!
On the ground floor there is an olive press to admire.
Welcome pack available from us, with a glass of wine, Greek olive oil and some nibbles upon your arrival. Enjoy your stay!
Available during winter The castle is in one of the most beautiful & unspoilt places in the South of Greece.
A Historic 16th century watermill.
Catefory A listed with Scottish Heritage.
An abundant premaculture based site.
Magic woods with fire bath and sweat lodge available.
Stunning bird and animal life.
fishing hiking and biking from the door.
Stunning cave house completed in July 2006. Guests have the use of a 10m x 5m pool and the large garden. patio area with table, chairs and parasol. With fabulous views, this is the perfect getaway for peace and tranquillity. Stunning Cave Hous set in the centre of over 17 acres of pine woods. Perfect peace and quiet. …see more
A very large 18th century Jewish merchant's house situated in the oldest part of the Medina, known as the Kasbah. Recently restored with the addition of modern facilities. Can sleep maximum 13 …see more
Set in a quiet, scenic village location close to Elounda town,this unique traditional stone house provides a comfortable base from which to explore. With its scenic views over Mirambello Bay and its traditional charm, it is a place to experience the real heart of Crete. This unique and characterful house nestles in a quiet corner of the heritage village of Pano Elounda. …see more
Beautiful secluded location in mixed neighborhood of both residential and holiday homes. Flooded with light, very thick walls and unusually free from damp. Superb housemaid that visits daily. …see more
Centenary Trullo renovated in tradiotional style. Large swimming pool and huge private organic garden (10,000 KM²) with pine trees, olive trees and fruit trees. Near to the sea. Sleep up to 11 people: 11 beds, 5 bedrooms. …see more
The combination of olive groves, archeology, white beaches and the traditional Pugliese cuisine offers amazing opportunities to find the delicate equilibrium between nature and culture.
And not to forget the golf courses nearby and the cities of Ostuni, Cisternino .. The result is that it becomes extremely difficult not to have an unforgettable relaxing holiday! …see more
The Tower (120 sqm) is a X Century watching military tower. Ideal accommodation for a family of 4 or 5 persons or 2 couples travelling togheter. 2 Bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, 2 kitchens (1 with fireplace), 2 living area and a Roof Terrace overlooking the valley
The Tower is a "vertical house" with a marvellous private Roof Terrace overlooking the Valley and the sunset …see more
Unique sea view and coast. Privacy and quiet surrounding. Close to beach and outdoor facilities. Main village 15 minutes drive. arming space available. Shops only 10 minutes from home. Wifi available. Jacuzzi and solarium terrace. Dogs welcome. …see more
Completamente restaurata nel 2013, questa casa in pietra offre riservatezza e relax in un ambiente romantico e funzionale.
Completely restored in 2013, this stone house offer you privacy and relax in a romantic and functional cottage. …see more
13 Century Castle in Gubbio, Umbria. Furnished with antiques. 12 acre private grounds with jacuzzi and sun terrace. Can sleep 8 guests with 2 double beds, a twin room, double and single sofa bed, 2 Lounge/TV rooms, dining room. Stunning views from top of hill. Sole use of property and all facilities. Secure underground car park, video phone entry, hot tub, barbeque …see more
Private setting with Italian neighbours happy to help and advise. Safe for children to play, with swings, badminton and the pool with uniform depth, and for learning about nature, local culture and history. Central for Valle d'Itria towns, Murge uplands and beaches …see more