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Ringebu Municipality / Venabygd

Log cabin / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

2 Nights min stay

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from £132 / night

£920 - £1580 / week

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  • Ski
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
Malmbu is a lovely logged cabin which can be rented for single, couples, friends and families. Underfloor heating and tiled bathroom are standard as well as a mini kitchen. Dishwasher, Sauna, TV. Firewood is included. Car free area. Staying in the middle of Norways bes  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Gers / Mauvezin

Manor House / 10 Bedrooms / sleeps 20

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £511 / night

£3572 - £4465 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
10 bed chateau - sleeps 20. Tranquil location close to pretty villages with all amenities a short drive away. Swimming pool and large gardens offer space for rest, relaxation and play. Great for large family groups and small-medium weddings. Wheelchair accessible rooms.  …see more


11 Nov 2014

5/5

"Puissentut"

We were very privaleged to stay here as part of a Wedding party . This is the most Fabulous restful place. We couldn't get over the peace and quiet and beauty of Chateau Puissentut. From the mome… More


8 Nov 2014

5/5

"A welcoming and beautiful place"

We celebrated our wedding at Puissentut and loved every moment we spend there. When researching for a place for our lifetime event we immediately felt that this was what we were looking for. A beautif… More


14 Oct 2014

5/5

"Great accommodation to prepare for the race"

We went here with a group of cyclists to join a tour. In preparation to this tour we stayed a week at Puyssentut and were surprised in every way possible. Delicious and healthy food (which can be arra… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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County Donegal / Donegal Town

Watermill / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £92 / night

£643 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
5 mins from Soils Lough Eske and 10 mins from Harveys point hotel. The mill is a great base for walking fishing or exploring the beautiful Donegal countryside. The mill is full of charm and has a great well equipped kitchen for those who like to cook.  …see more


4 May 2015

5/5

"Great Stay at the Old Sawmill"

We had a great stay at the Old Sawmill this past April. Beautiful old stone home. It was a shame that it was just my wife and I as this would be a great spot for a two or three couples traveling tog… More

Thanks John I'm glad you had a good stay , come back some time with some friends ? Regards Joe


1 May 2015

4/5

"Idyllic rural retreat with all the comforts of home."

Finding a suitable holiday let for three generations of the one family ranging in age from 93 to 17 was tricky but The Sawmill was perfect. It was beautiful, comfortable and felt like a home from hom… More

thanks Tina I'm glad you enjoyed your stay . We look forward to welcoming you back . All the best Joe McNulty

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Province of Bari / Alberobello

Trullo / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £45 / night

£310 - £710 / week

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  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
I TRULLI It 'a large apartment built in a series of trulli. Living room with kitchenette with cooker, fridge, oven and dishes complete, a room with two beds from which you access the bedroom and after a wide bathroom with shower too  …see more

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Province of Bari / Alberobello

Trullo / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

7 Nights min stay

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from £52 / night

£358 - £710 / week

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  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
I TRULLI It 'a large apartment built in a series of trulli. Living room with kitchenette with cooker, fridge, oven and dishes complete, a room with two beds from which you access the bedroom and after a wide bathroom with shower too  …see more

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Ostuni / Contrada Cinera

Trullo / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

5 Nights min stay

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from £102 / night

£710 - £1277 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Trullo with swimming pool in Ostuni, with 10.000 m2 land (olive trees, almond trees, fig trees etc...)  …see more

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from £317 / night

£2215 - £3410 / week

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Holiday manor house in Colerne

Wiltshire / Colerne

Manor House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 13

2 Nights min stay

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from £317 / night

£2215 - £3410 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Trimnells offers large rooms with ensuites. Large off street car park and Gardens. A quiet, safe village location away from main roads but not far from major airports and roads. Nearby attractions include Bath, Lacock, Castle Comb, Longleat, Stonehenge, Avebury. The lis  …see more

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Fort William / Banavie

Log cabin / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

3 Nights min stay

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from £65 / night

£450 - £680 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 35 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
Detached 3 bedroom(sleeps6) scandanavian style holiday Lodge set in natural woodland.Relax,unwind and enjoy the comforts of your secluded verandah whilst watching the boats sail past on the canal and drinking in the views of the mountains Ancient castles, distilleries,  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Devon / Holsworthy

Houseboat / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £59 / night

£410 - £715 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Swallow Tail is the sister boat to The Painted Lady. She is moored at Blagdon Water, a 35 acre wildlife and natural habitat located not far from the North Devon coast. Visitors can enjoy the rare opportunity of sharing the environment with the wildlife, local walking  …see more


30 May 2012

5/5

"A complete getaway in beautiful surroundings. Unique."

This is a 'get away' dream. Just three static barges on a lake with total privacy from each other. We had a beautiful boat house with shower and wc as well as our barge ' Clouded Yello… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Devon / Holsworthy

Houseboat / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £62 / night

£430 - £790 / week

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  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Clouded Yellow is a House Boat located on a 3 acre lake at Blagdon Water. She enjoys the privacy and seclusion of her own 3 acres with fishing and wildlife in abundance. Proximity to the North Devon and Cornwall coasts make a great base for exploring the two counties.  …see more


4 Jan 2012

5/5

"a peaceful relaxing holiday"

lovely peaceful location.houseboat and boat house really nicely decorated.Dermot very welcoming-music playing when we arrived a nice touch.Pete enjoyed fishing from the deck and caught some trout.Wait… More


3 Jan 2012

5/5

"Absolute perfection in every aspect"

This holiday is privacy and tranquility in the most beautiful setting. The thought and attention to detail is outstanding with comfort and cleanliness assured.
For wildlife enthusiasts there is muc… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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from £715 / night

£5000 - £7000 / week

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Holiday castle in Biggar

South Lanarkshire / Biggar

Castle / 11 Bedrooms / sleeps 24

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £715 / night

£5000 - £7000 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Winner of Top vacation rental Edinburgh Award huge baronial beautifully decorated country mansion house. 45 mins to Edinburgh 10 acres of grounds Beautifully decorated ideal for family groups,corporate, events- Butler/catering on request. Short breaks.Dogs welcome. The  …see more


17 Jan 2015

5/5

"Amazing house for big family weekend"

We had a fantastic weekend with the family. The rooms and facilities were just right for us with enough room to eat together in the main dining room for dinner or the kitchen for a big cooked breakfas… More


27 Sep 2014

5/5

"A wonderful place to spend quality time"

I cannot disagree more with the previous posting.
This place is a true hidden gem nestling in the beautiful countryside of the Scottish borders.
As you would expect in a house of this age it is … More


1 Sep 2014

5/5

"Amazing weekend with amazing friends"

Toftcombs Mansion was the setting for our friend's hen weekend. It was amazing. We didn't leave the house at all - it was cosy yet spacious and big enough for us all without us feeling lost!… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Province of Taranto / Martina Franca

Trullo / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 9

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £79 / night

£550 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
This charming trullo is in the lovely Valley of Itria, Italians' secret jewel. The building is not only wonderful to be in, with its high vaulted ceilings, but the thick walls keep it cool in hot weather; and there's an outdoor shower! Live 'au naturel'; REALLY relax.  …see more


3 Dec 2012

5/5

"Bel endroit très bien situé, en un lieu calme et reposant"

Située à 10 mn de Martina Franca en voiture, la maison de Louise est fort agréable.
Soucieuse de l'environnement, Louise met à disposition des locataires de nombreux produits bio et est tr… More


15 Jun 2014

4/5

"Back to idyllic rural basics with my family"

My kids thought it would be torture living without the internet for a few days - I absolutely loved it; for once the kids couldn't drown in electronic devices and were happy to sit around a barbe… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dumfries and Galloway / New Abbey

Log cabin / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

Min stay varies

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.02 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
There are many places to stay in Galloway but not many holiday chalets can boast that they are right on the sea shore. Our Lodge has spectacular views over the Solway Firth to the hills beyond and across fields to Galloway's most beautiful mountain, Criffel.  …see more


3 Sep 2014

5/5

"A perfect place to relax"

My girlfriend and I stayed in Curlu lodge with my two teenage children. It was comfortable and clean with a well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds, a fantastic power shower and cosy living area with … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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County Limerick / Dromcollogher

Castle / 13 Bedrooms / sleeps 25

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £496 / night

£3472 - £5625 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Self catering, vacation rental for up to 25 people in a luxurious exclusive castle. Mansion house, Big house rental, castle rental Ireland. Castle rent Ireland. Group accommodation. Family reunion. Wedding venue. Corporate venue. Business meetings. Please enquire even i  …see more


19 Nov 2014

5/5

"Perfect place for a family gathering"

We had a brilliant time here and highly recommend. The owners have equipped the castle with everything you might need. From a box full of vegetables grown on the land to Wellington boots they really m… More


11 Mar 2014

5/5

"An incredible Castle. One of the best group locations in Ireland."

We stayed at Springfield Castle for a weekend to celebrate a 30th birthday. There was 24 of us and we had the time of our lives. The Castle and East Tower are very different in character, both with ba… More


1 Feb 2014

5/5

"Charming, pleasant, spacious, comfortable and very pretty."

My family and friends stayed a week here on our short tour of Ireland and enjoyed the stay very much. For the castle itself, the rooms are all comfortable and well appointed. The ground-floor room wit… More

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Portes du Soleil / Morgins

Ski Chalet / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 12

7 Nights min stay

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from £115 / night

£800 - £5000 / week

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Key info:

  • Ski
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Morgins Chalet - 5 bedroom high quality Chalet in Switzerland charming Swiss village with Portes du Soleil 650 km skiing. 350m to the slopes.  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Orne / Flers

Log cabin / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £58 / night

£400 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 92 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Three self-catering log cabin over private carp lake, BBQ and petanque area in 2.5acres. Very private and peaceful, We do have two more cabins available for you ( 3 in total) please look at our website.  …see more


15 Dec 2013

5/5

"Wonderful relaxing break, will return next year."

Myself and my wife stayed here for two weeks in august and had a great time..

The cabin was clean and well maintained and had everything you needed for a self catering trip. Our hosts, Colin an… More


18 Sep 2012

5/5

"A Great place; Run by a friendly family,,"

We stayed 5 nights,it was very relaxing'the cabin had every thing you needed,and most of all it was very clean. It was nice to do a bit of fishing on there lake,with the cabin only yards away,i w… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Tarn-et-Garonne / Lauzerte

Watermill / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4/5 

6 Nights min stay

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from £43 / night

£300 - £490 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Wonderful scenery. Walking cycling motoring. Historic villages romanesque churches archaeology roman remains caves grottoes. Fishing angling horse riding golf parachuting canoeing. Nature wild flowers wild life. Gourmet restaurants markets. Concerts art galleries. T  …see more


23 Sep 2013

4/5

"A Happy and Comfortable Holiday"

La Mouline was just lovely. It was comfortable, well equipped and easy to live in. The best bit was the patio doors which led from the kitchen straight onto the pretty terrace. We had lots of meals… More

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Aljezur / Arrifana

Beach hut / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

3 Nights min stay

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from £75 / night

£525 - £630 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 110 km
  • Ski
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
THIS WIDE STRIP OF THE WESTERN ATLANTIC COAST IS A PROTECTED PARKLAND AND AN IDEAL PLACE FOR A RELAXING HOLIDAY IN THE COUNTRYSIDE, WHERE YOU CAN ENJOY WILD AND DESERTED BEACHES, WALKING , DONKEY AND HORSERIDING TOURS, SURF OF JUST EXPLORE CLOSEST VILLAGES. THIS CORNER  …see more

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Viana do Castelo District / Viana do Castelo

Manor House / 6 Bedrooms / sleeps 14

6 Nights min stay

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from £150 / night

£1050 - £1500 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 9 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Family room. peaceful, mountain views. Near shops and a village. Private pool. North Portugal. Tennis court. Table tennis. Family friendly. Private parking. Maid. 15 minutes from the beaches. Close to city. Near airport. Fully equipped kitchen. En-suit. Shower/bath.1ha.  …see more

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Monopoli / Capitolo

Trullo / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

5 Nights min stay

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from £92 / night

£643 - £1608 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
An oasis of peace created for people who love the colors: Trulli Ca' del Fico  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Dordogne / Riberac

Manor House / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 13

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £205 / night

£1429 - £2286 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 115 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Your manor house for yourselves alone : 5 rooms & suite bathroom, heated pool on request, air conditioning, exclusivefishing, football table, tennis table, 2 bicycles... News : V.I.P Welcome services offered : snaks for your first dinner & all for your breakfast !  …see more


31 Mar 2013

5/5

"A brilliant location to get away fom it all."

This is an ideal holiday destination for anyone who wants peace, quiet, privacy and relaxation. However it is only a short car ride away fom Riberac which is a typical bustling, market town. The house… More


28 Jun 2013

5/5

"Magnificent location, great facilities and very very peaceful"

If you are looking to be away from it all, this place will suit. the house is very well equipped, totally secluded in it's own beautiful grounds but within a 20 minute drive of Riberac. Travelled… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Sarthe / Le Mans

Manor House / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 9

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £136 / night

£950 - £1250 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Charming Manoir close to Le Mans. In 7 acres, with fantastic grounds. Full of character with open fire & high beamed ceilings. Located at the edge of a little village , close to beautiful areas for walking, fishing & riding. A rural retreat.  …see more


12 Mar 2014

5/5

"Utterly Stunning! Homely, Relaxing and Delightfully French..."

We stayed here for a week and had the most wonderful time. The house is decorated beautifully and the setting is incredible.

Home from home and we will certainly be going again!

Le Pet… More

Thank you for your lovely review. Le Petit Bois certainly does benefit from a wonderful village setting in the French countryside.
I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your stay, and would love to welcome you back again.


10 Mar 2014

5/5

"Authentic French, Relaxing & Enjoyable, Home-from-Home Property"

We recently travelled to Le Petit Bois to enjoy a long weekend with friends. The house was so easily accessible from Paris' CDG airport which is a welcome change compared to similar properties I… More

Thank you for your lovely comments about your holiday at Le Petit Bois. I'm glad that you discovered the Karting at the Alain Prost Circuit in Le Mans! Great fun!

We look forward to welcoming you back to your 'home away from home'.


4 Oct 2012

5/5

"Luxurious retreat.."

We tentatively booked Le Petit Bois... I say tentative as I couldn't actually find it on Tripadvisor & therefore (having listened to my father tell me about rogue traders setting up on .com and a… More

Hi Jess. Thank you so much for your kind words about Le Petit Bois. I'm so happy that your family enjoyed the time there, and that you found the house a relaxing retreat. I totally agree with your comments about Le Mans; it's a beautiful medieval city with so many things to do: Such shame that most people just drive past on the autoroute without stopping for a visit! We would love to welcome you back to Le Petit Bois with your family again next year!
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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Sarthe / La Chartre-sur-le-Loir

Watermill / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £68 / night

£475 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Stunning converted watermill in the beautiful Loir valley . La Maison du Frere has 2 bedrooms and is at the opposite end of the mill buildings where the Mill House has 5. Available all year round for holiday lets, long weekends, short breaks and long lets.  …see more


24 Jun 2014

5/5

"Absolute Bliss"

I was really lucky to find this gite, and Elaine and Phil who have been wonderful during my stay. The gite was just perfect, proper kitchen, tv, internet, and soft beds. It is so very peaceful her… More


15 Jun 2013

5/5

"what a great place to stay"

stopped here with friends for our trip to the le mans moto gp, elaine and phil are great hosts, oh and wallace,very nice surroundings, rooms are spotlessly clean and tidy, a very pleasent ride to the … More


12 Jun 2013

5/5

"Wonderful experience!"

We had a terrific stay at Elaine's and Phil's place in the Loir river region. Truely like being among friends in a wonderful surrounding!… More

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Loire / Perreux

Manor House / 7 Bedrooms / sleeps 14

2 Nights min stay

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from £37 / night

£258 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
Le Clos Du Forez, Guest house, Lyon, Loire, mountains, bed and breakfast, b & b, hotel, restaurant, local food, nature, countryside, week-ends, rest, Rhône Alpes Lestroisgros, gastronomy, Mont du Forez, Clermont-Ferrand, France, swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna sleeps 14  …see more

Very Good 4.5/5 

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Biron / La Capelle Biron

Chateau / 7 Bedrooms / sleeps 18

Very Good 4.5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £240 / night

£1679 - £3393 / week

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  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Manor house , close to the Chateau of Biron ,private outdoor pool, children's pool,two golf greens and all weather tennis court . Barn with games.Consists of 3 separate houses, ideal for families, lots of privacy on 60 acres of private woodland with valley and stream.  …see more


30 Jul 2012

5/5

"Beautifull historical landhouse with lots of privacy and gorgeous surrounding"

We've stayed at this beautifull landhouse in spring 2012. The large woods, were we have spend several hours walking, are right in front of you. After a long day walking, the large swimmingpool is… More


22 Jun 2012

5/5

"A magnificent property with everything you could want for a great vacation!"

We stayed at the Manoir de Montauriol for a week, wanting to get to know the Lot et Garonne and Dordogne regions, and for some serious relaxation.
The location was perfect for us. Great chateaux, … More


24 Oct 2012

4/5

"How a holidays is ment to be."

If you are looking for an atmospheric house with character and the possibility to play golf, swim or to make long walks on the property, we would strongly recommend a stay at Manoir de Montauriol.
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Excellent 5/5 

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Lapland / Akaslompolo

Log cabin / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £71 / night

£494 - £1067 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Ski
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed
Spacious log cabin, located at the edge of the National Park, where you can sit and watch the reindeers wandering in the forest at the back of the cabin, or enjoy a sauna after a long days skiing! or take part in Husky sled rides, reindeer sleigh ride or visit Santa. Lu  …see more


1 Feb 2015

5/5

"Amazing!! Couldn't ask for better!"

Excellent service from start to finish. This is our second time back here to this truly magical place. The village is lovely and quiet but has everything you need within walking distance. The superma… More


8 Jun 2014

5/5

"Very Comfortable, Great Location - Backs onto Woods and 15 mins Walk to Shop"

We had an excellent stay in the Dasher cabin. The cabin is part of a small small complex of log cabins located 15 minutes walk from the centre of Akaslompolo. The cabin itself backs onto woodland and … More


10 May 2014

5/5

"We had an absolutely amazing time."

The whole trip was arranged and organised by Jane at Fun With Santa. We booked all the trips and days out through Jane as well.We even went to visit Santa.
Every thing worked like clockwork and we … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Amli / Gjorvdal

Log cabin / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £93 / night

£650 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Wonderful forest cabin situated cabin in Southern Norway. Ideal summer or winter. Few minutes from a fantastic sandy freshwater beach. A reasonable drive from Oslo Torp (Ryanair)  …see more


17 Jan 2015

5/5

"Beyond Expectation"

We visited Norwegian Wood early December for some peace and tranquility and to escape our hectic lives in England. We were given a very warm welcome from Tony and Elena upon arrival so we immediately … More


5 Jan 2015

5/5

"Stunning!"

Fantastic, cosy cabin in the woods! We enjoyed a fantastic visit to Norwegian wood cabin! Excellent location near the river with breathtaking views of the mountains, Perfect for those looking for an a… More


27 Feb 2014

5/5

"Excellent"

I can honestly say that this was the most memorable holiday that we have ever had. Tony and Lisa was most welcoming and we was greeted with a lovely log fire burning and a very warm and clean lodge. … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Cape Town / Simon's Town

Manor House / 6 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Excellent 5/5 

Min stay varies

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from £286 / night

£2000 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Large historic stone house overlooking the naval base and the yacht club, over False Bay towards Hottentots Hollands Mountains. Breathtaking bedroom, bathroom sea and mountain views. Perfect for family share. Our full time housekeeper is waiting to look after you! Lux  …see more


2 Feb 2015

5/5

"Blissful splendor"

The Rectory in Simonstown offered a beautifully unique experience to unwind and restore. Ideally located around the corner from the bohemian hotspot of Kalkbay for what is a fantastic day out, and als… More


1 Jan 2015

5/5

"A memorable Christmas stay in Simonstown"

We have just returned from a wonderful week in Simonstown at The Old Rectory. It proved a perfect base for expeditions around the Cape, visiting family, touring the Winelands, climbing Table Mt, enjoy… More


17 Apr 2014

5/5

"Stunning views and a very comfortable house"

We arrived as the sun was setting and the moon rising to the most glorious views over the harbor. The house is very comfortable with a lovely airy feel, super kitchen and great sitting areas, inside … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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from £172 / night

£1200 - £1650 / week

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Holiday log cabin in Penton

Carlisle / Penton

Log cabin / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £172 / night

£1200 - £1650 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Luxury log cabin with hot tub, situated on the banks of the River Liddel. Ideal for romantic get away or family holiday. A perfect retreat from the stresses of everyday life but yet still close to Carlisle and the Lake District and only yards from the Scottish Borders.  …see more


11 Feb 2015

5/5

"Absolutely amazing — highly recommended"

We stayed for three nights at Liddel Water Lodge. It was fantastic. Left immaculately clean, which was very important to us. Pretty much every little amenity you could need right there, within the hou… More


30 Nov 2014

5/5

"So peaceful"

The wildly positive reviews are all accurate. This is a lovely place to relax and chill out, especially for couples. Would like to think that we'll be back.… More

Thank you for reviewing your stay! We certainly hope you will return, many of our guests do!


26 Oct 2014

5/5

"Totally relaxing break in beautiful surroundings"

A 60th birthday treat for husband and both daughters.
Accommodation was first class and the artisan log cabin was amazing.
Set right on the river with views on all sides.
A very special place… More

Great to hear the cabin was enjoyed! It is to difficult to capture the beautiful location in a photograph.

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Valais / La Tzoumaz

Ski Chalet / 7 Bedrooms / sleeps 23

Min stay varies

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from £486 / night

£3402 - £3810 / week

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  • Ski
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Flambant neuf, moderne et construit pour votre confort, des chambres aux salles de bains en passant par la cuisine et le lieu de vie commune, vous allez adorer votre séjour chez nous. Un salon avec cheminée, télévision et wifi gratuit disponible dans toutes les piè  …see more

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Welshpool / Pool Quay

Manor House / 6 Bedrooms / sleeps 12

2 Nights min stay

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from £185 / night

£1295 - £1900 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 100 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Large Victorian Rectory with 6 double/twin bedrooms, some en-suite. Spacious accommodation with disabled access. Large landscaped gardens and tennis court. Quiet rural location, within walking distance to pub and easy access to Snowdonia and the Welsh Coast.  …see more

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Province of Alessandria / Gavi

Castle / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Min stay varies

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  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Two double-rooms; one with direct entrance from main staircase, one bathroom, dressing room, park view, terrace, park, pool, main salon, dining halls, library, and billiard hall.  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Ballinrobe / Moorehall

Boathouse / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £36 / night

£250 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
The chalet at Moorehall was built in 1964 as a holiday retreat by the current owner's grandfather. It sits on the edge of Lough Carra in South Mayo and is surrounded by forest.  …see more


12 Aug 2014

5/5

"simple but perfect"

The rating I gave the chalet is mainly for its location/setting. It is far from five star luxury accommodation - it's an old boat house with all its charm and quirks.
The chalet itself is smal… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Province of Imperia / Pigna

Watermill / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £184 / night

£1286 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Old mill with private swimming pool, full of character along a country lane and steeped in greenery, on a private rivulet with bathing. There is a rock pool flowing through the garden. Sunny position, stress free area, 15min walk from village, 30 mins from the sea. You  …see more


12 Aug 2011

5/5

"amazing mountain hideaway with its own stream & stunning waterfall view"

The Mill is set in lovely scenery with green forest in every direction. The location between stream waterfall and forrest is unbeatable. On a clear night, the moon rises over the mountain silhouetting… More

Thank you for your excellent review, we have tried to make the Mill as comfortable as possible, unfortunately we will not be able to put a bath in as the bathroom is too small, but we do out best to attend to all improvements that we can make at the Mill and we hope to welcome you back in the future.


10 Aug 2011

5/5

"Paradise_the real Italy still exists"

First of all I want to congratulate Sandro for his amazing work with the mill. We also felt very wellcome and could find all we need it at the mill. The place looks exactly as in the photos below, so … More

Thank you so much for your wonderful review and we are so very happy that your stay in the Mill was memorable as this means a lot to us we love it so much. We hope to welcome you back in the future.


19 Jul 2011

5/5

"A perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everday life in a beautiful setting"

The Mill is as beautiful as its photographs. It sleeps 6 comfortably & is very well equiped. If you enjoy nature this is the place to go. A kids paradise with a river running alongside which was fu… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Wiltshire / Pewsey

Log cabin / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

Min stay varies

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from £102 / night

£714 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 89 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
One of five luxury log cabins with private lake bordering the Kennet & Avon canal. Extremely quiet, well furnished and with large veranda. Stunning wildlife on the lake. Excellent pubs, picturesque villages and fantastic walks from the cabins. Crop circles nearby. Wifi.  …see more


1 Jul 2013

5/5

"A charmer via First Class accomodations"

We stayed for five days at the Willowbank Lodges, Heron's Nest cabin. Out in the country away from the city. A rare gem of calm and beauty in a busy world. Clean, spacious, well lit, and well sto… More


19 Oct 2012

5/5

"Afirst class place to stay"

We stayed for one week and found the Kingfisher Lodge very comfortable, warm and welcoming. Everything you needed was provided and was situated in a very quiet and peaceful surroundings. We cannot r… More


16 Aug 2013

4/5

"Fantastic lodge in a beautiful location"

Stayed here for a week with 2 children. Enjoyed the peace and quite, kids loved the wifi! Great base for cycling and visiting tourist attractions in the area. Would definitely recommend and visit a… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Seville province / Lora Del Rio

Manor House / 11 Bedrooms / sleeps 25

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £162 / night

£1132 - £3454 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
This is a beautiful 19th century Cortijo set in 5 acres of orange groves and mature gardens , around which guests can enjoy a stroll. The huge area of land means that there is no noise, giving you the perfect chance to escape and unwind with the family....  …see more


4 Apr 2014

5/5

"Beautiful Property"

The house is warm and accommodating for large groups and is very family friendly, pleasing all ages of the group I went with.
The dining areas (inside and out) had ample space for all of us, very … More


2 Oct 2013

5/5

"Unforgettable Holiday with Friends and Family"

It was lovely to be able to get away from England for a week and enjoy a peaceful break in the glorious Spanish countryside. We were able to relax by the pool and enjoy nice long walks around the surr… More


12 Sep 2013

5/5

"Fantastic holiday!"

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Cortijo. We were a large group 22 of us and there was plenty of space for all of us and spent a lot of time enjoying the pool. We ate outside most evenings but … More

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Province of Alessandria / Gabiano

Castle / 8 Bedrooms / sleeps 2

1 night min stay

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from £49 / night

£342 - £599 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
Luxury retreat for your holiday in Piemonte. We offer exclusive apartment elegantly refurnished and equipped with all the modern comfort. Spacious open air spaces such as swimming pool and garden at our guest disposal as well as the wine shop for wine tasting and tours.  …see more

Very Good 4/5 

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South Wingfield / Oakerthorpe

Manor House / 8 Bedrooms / sleeps 17

Very Good 4/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £329 / night

£2300 - £2500 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
A splendid 8 bedroom Country Manor set in 6 acres of woodland and garden, electric gates and private drive. Completely private, beautifully presented, mini stately home. Enjoy being Lord and Lady of the Manor - summon your tea with the original bells !! Oakerthorpe Ma  …see more


20 Feb 2015

5/5

"Beautiful Manor House, lovely stay"

What a fantastic property. Perfect for our large family, meeting up centrally from all over the country as a birthday surprise. Of course a property of such an age has some decor issues but then it is… More


1 Feb 2015

5/5

"Great Stay"

Wonderful stay in the manor with 15 friends, beautiful house and a great place to have a get together. No issues at all and a beautiful location, could not fault either the management who kindly showe… More


14 Jan 2015

5/5

"Great manor and great stay"

Owners were absolutely fantastic. The property was great especially with kids as the space available in the manor is enormous. In the winter it could potentially get cold but with the fireplaces on th… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Gemozac / St Caprais, Gemozac

Manor House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

14 Nights min stay

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from £103 / night

£715 - £1429 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Private, lovingly restored and renovated to very high standards, family friendly hideaway with a heated enclosed swimming pool, 25 min from beautiful Atlantic beaches of Royan area, set on a 2,5 hectars of mature gardens with fields and forest. Sunny, peaceful, 100 % ch  …see more


23 Sep 2014

5/5

"Fabulous house, a great place to get away from the world and relax!"

We had a wonderful time in St Caprais, the house and surroundings are beautifully well kept. The house is brilliantly appointed with a fabulous kitchen for cooking and a great terrace for indoor/outdo… More


31 Jul 2013

5/5

"The house is an ideal home for a calming and relaxing break from the crazy world"

We had a wonderful time at St Caprais. The house is an ideal home for a calming and relaxing break from the crazy world. With Gemozac just a few minutes up the road with all food and drink one would… More


29 Sep 2012

5/5

"Wonderful well equipped home, close to lovely beaches"

The house is set in the most beautiful location with lovely gardens in a quiet setting but within a central location for easy access to the whole of the region and it's beaches and historic centr… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Ostuni / Contrada Cinera

Trullo / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £174 / night

£1215 - £1536 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Trullo con villino in Puglia Trullo Ostuni Trullo privato con uliveto Nel 1996 l'UNESCO riconosce i Trulli come patrimonio mondiale.  …see more


29 Jun 2013

5/5

"La magia del trullo nel silenzio degli oliveti salentini."

La struttura si trova sulla collina tra gli oliveti e dispone di un bellissimo giardino privato, chiuso con un cancello. È un trullo recentemente ristrutturato con arredi deliziosi. Le camere da lett… More


12 Jun 2013

5/5

"incantevole"

un trullo tra gli ulivi, spazi esterni panoramici e confortevoli, interni ben attrezzati e accoglienti, nei dintorni i luoghi più belli della valle d' Itria: non saremmo potuti stare meglio, con… More


7 Jul 2013

4/5

"il bianco dei trulli, il verde degli ulivi, il rosso della terra. Un posto che"

Una settimana qui con i bambini per ritornare alla terra, alla libertà, ai profumi.
Ulivi a perdita d'occhio, terra rossa, trulli, fichi e campi. A dieci minuti da Ostuni, Cisternino, Ceglie … More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Province of Taranto / Martina Franca

Trullo / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

Very Good 4/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £79 / night

£550 - £850 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
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


21 Jul 2014

5/5

"Trulli amazing!!!!"

Loved this place. Cannot recommend it enough...was spotlessly clean upon arrival and had everything we could need.

It's a bit out of the way so a car is essential and was hard to find lat… More

Thank you Natalie, we are glad you liked the Trullo del Fico.
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11 Jun 2013

5/5

"A Perfect Holiday"

Spending 10 days in an authentically refurbished trullo was fabulous! Situated in the countryside close to Martina Franca, we had a picturesque location with an adorable town close by. The owner, Le… More

Thank you for your kind review.
Regards
Leonardo


23 Jun 2012

4/5

"Our Trullo adventure"

The trullo was very beautiful and extremely well equiped. The only problem was the weather which was cold and somewhat wet. However living for a week in a trullo was a wonderful experience and somethi… More

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Leonardo

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Excellent 5/5 

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Bearn / Araujuzon

Manor House / 7 Bedrooms / sleeps 14

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £500 / night

£3500 - £4500 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ski
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
This charming 7-bedroom, 14-person private holiday residence, is the perfect haven for all sorts of groups - from gourmet enthusiasts, through outdoor adventurers, to those seeking just peace, quiet and a chance to reflect and absorb local culture, cuisine and history  …see more


5 Jun 2012

5/5

"unsurpassed"

I simply cannot say anymore than the previous reviewers, La Maison Paul is magnificent.
I cannot wait to visit once again. One small thing on the listing, and that is that Navarrenx is 12 minutes a… More


24 Nov 2011

5/5

"The ideal French getaway"

What a great find - the house that has it all!
You walk in and the luxury and attention to detail are the two things that stand out, but once you settle in you realise that luxury can also mean hom… More


1 Nov 2011

5/5

""Magnificent""

La Maison Paul is a wonderful place to stay! To be perfectly honest - the best holiday (of any description) we have ever had, which is an impressive statement considering there were 13 of us! We can a… More

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Devon / Bideford

Converted Chapel / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

 

1 night min stay

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from £86 / night

£600 - £900 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
The Old School House is a large converted Chapel in the lovely quaint town of Bideford. The house is in an ideal location within walking distance to the town centre, quayside, Tarka Trail and Victoria Park. Althougn in town, it is in an exceptionally quiet and private  …see more


6 Sep 2012

5/5

"Fabulous!!!"

Absolutely fab, accommodation was fantastic, we took 5 children age ranging 2-8 and the place felt perfectly secure for all of them. The accommodation was a great mix of rustic charm such as log burne… More


19 Aug 2012

3/5

"Nice accommodation, but poor location"

We stayed at the Old School House for a week with family members. There were six adults and five children (all under 8 yrs) with us and we thought this would be a perfect holiday let for us as the des… More


29 Jan 2015

1/5

"Tired looking, dirty and disappointing!"

We live in an converted school house ourselves and were all excited at spending a long weekend at a like for like property however our excitement didn't last long!

First of all, the pros o… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Calvados / Canchy

Castle / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Excellent 5/5 

4 Nights min stay

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from £358 / night

£2500 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Tastefully restored Henri IV Chateau well situated in a calm and rural setting. The property is made up of a main building, up to 9 people and two self contained apartments: the Loft and La Pommeraie. Property can be rented as a whole (up to 15 people) or separately. J  …see more


5 Jun 2013

5/5

"Exactly what we were looking for !"

We went to Canchy with friends & kids for a long weekend and found everything we were expecting : fully equipped house, large bedrooms for everyone (with private bathroom etc...), vast outside space f… More


9 Oct 2012

5/5

"A lovely, down to earth Chateau for a large group."

We were a group of 17 with 8 adults, 9 children and a pet dog. The chateau was as advertised, and the amount of information available when arriving helped us greatly. The owners really know the area a… More


5 Jul 2012

5/5

"Tranquility"

My husband and I stayed at the cottage next to the Chateau Canchy. Bedroom upstairs in the loft. Fireplace for chilly evenings. Sauna. Laundry room. Very nice. Great location for day trips from Cherbo… More

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Good 3/5 

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La Gruyere / Moleson

Ski Chalet / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 9

Good 3/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £114 / night

£795 - £2275 / week

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Key info:

  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Ski
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
La Taupiniere is a detached chalet, with its own indoor 9.5m swimming pool and large sauna. It is located in the small Alpine village of Moléson sur Gruyères. This region is richly historical and spectacularly beautiful, sprinkled with idyllic towns and villages.  …see more


8 Jun 2014

4/5

"Perfect place for a long weekend with friends (also family friendly)!"

We spend this year's Easter weekend at la Taupinière with a group of friends from abroad. There is a bus that takes you to Moléson-Village, but it's much more convenient to get there by ca… More


10 Oct 2014

2/5

"Not What it Seems!"

This house has its good points. The location is excellent. The pool and sauna facility is good. The family bathroom is good and the lounge seating area is comfortable.
HOWEVER –
The house is … More

Thank you for your review & highlighting the points you thought were good.
We are constantly working on, & upgrading the chalet wherever possible & this has been the case since we purchased it in 1988. Also in that time clients' requirements have changed & the demand is for more luxury. The house is small for 11 people & we are planning to turn the studio into an en-suite twin/double bedroom. This would also give the chalet an extra shower room. The chalet would then sleep 9 people maximum.

The kitchen is small, but it is well-equipped. We find that there is generally only one, or maybe two people in the kitchen, even for a large group & this works fine. Sadly it is not something we can easily change. With regards to cleanliness I was there just a month earlier & spring cleaned the kitchen. We had guests staying afterwards, & our cleaner does her best in the 6 hours between clients.

The chalet was constructed in 1978 & the bedrooms are quite small, but certainly no smaller than most houses (in Switzerland & the UK) of the post war period. The twin bedroom is fine for two adults - we have had many friends, family & guests stay in that room.
The pool was constructed by the previous owners & we have tried with various planners to change this over the years but with no success. As this is a holiday home, people tend not to travel with much luggage, & not to spend much time in the bedrooms.

The spiral staircase complies with building regulations, including UK building regs & is not steep. If we were to add a handrail it would make the staircase narrower which we do not feel would enhance the safety of the stairs.

I am very surprised you felt the downstairs smelt & felt damp. Again, we were there in July & everything was fine. Perhaps the previous tenants left the pool room door open. There is an automatic closer on the door to try and prevent this happening, along with a notice on the door.

There are no locks on the internal doors. There used to be keys for each room & these were lost by various tenants over the years, & we were informed of the problem of children locking themselves in to rooms. I shall look into adding locks to the bathroom doors.

We would love to add a toilet near the pool. It is a logistical & planning problem.

There are steps & a path in the garden down to the pool. The rest of the area is grassed & not 'muddy' unless it's rained heavily.

During our visit in July we cut back a lot of Virginia Creeper on the pergola & balcony. However, we actually like the way it drapes over the building & offers some shade in summer, but our taste is clearly not for everyone. The windows were not covered in 'growth' as I cleaned all the windows in the chalet, inside and out just a few weeks before your visit.

As the chalet has the bedrooms on the lower floor and living room on the upper floor (as is normal for chalets) then yes, the access to the terrace is via the bedrooms. However, since I assume people only eat outside if it's sunny, then the access is also via the garden. And yes, it's a slope (with a path) – that's what being in the mountains generally means!

The barbecue to which you refer isn't even ours & was left by the previous tenants.

With regards to wifi – we now have wifi (as of 8 October 2014). However, at no time on HomeAway, via which you booked, was wifi mentioned as a service in the chalet, & nor was it mentioned on our own website.
Our prices are low considering our location & facilities. The swimming pool is expensive to maintain. We rent the chalet to cover the running costs, not to make a profit.

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Province of Messina / Messina

Manor House / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £197 / night

£1379 - £2215 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Casale di Sicilia is situated in Acquedolci, which is centrally located as regards Messina and Palermo. It is therefore a great base for exploring North-Eastern and North-Western Sicily, Taormina, the Alcantara Gorges and Cefalù, but there are also plenty of interestin  …see more

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Charente-Maritime / Saint-Jean-d'Angely

Castle / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

5 Nights min stay

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from £50 / night

£350 - £370 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 66 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
A haven in the heart of the Charente-Maritime, the Chateau de Beaufief will host you in an exceptional environment where the nature rhythm yours desires. You will recharge yourself in this history cadre.  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Mountnugent / Lough Sheelin

Log cabin / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £68 / night

£475 / week

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Key info:

  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Daggis Cottage is a beautiful log cabin boat house set next to the picturesque Lough Sheelin. Providing comfort, peace and luxurious views, this property is ideal for short breaks. Features include a well kept garden, private pier and slip way.  …see more


9 Jul 2011

5/5

"brown trout fishing june"

Fantastic location and top class accomodation. Boat house was very clean and well equipted with everything you needed for a great weeks fishing, onlooking the lake. Exellent fishing shop around the co… More

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from £21 / night

£143 - £358 / week

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Holiday trullo in Noci

Province of Bari / Noci

Trullo / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

1 night min stay

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from £21 / night

£143 - £358 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 18 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Typical residence of Itria valley, excellent comfort, all organized in detail, for a cultural and gastronomic stay in a relaxing environment  …see more

Very Good 4.5/5 

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Guern / Guermeur

Watermill / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Very Good 4.5/5 

Min stay varies

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 80 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
A former 17th Century Watermill set in 3 acres of landscaped gardens, nestled within the heart of the Blavet Valley, famous for it's walks, wildlife, rivers with excellent fishing, golf courses and quaint country character villages. Approx 30 mins drive from the coast.  …see more


18 Feb 2013

5/5

"ravissant,plein de charme et nature au rendez-vous"

Un séjour un peu trop court,des repas excellents,des propriétaires super sympa,un grand confort dans le gite et plein de découverte dans les alentours nous reviendrons merci… More


10 Sep 2012

4/5

"Family holiday"

A lovely property with stunning gardens that the children could very happily have spent the entire week exploring. The photographs of the interior probably didn't do the property justice as it wa… More

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