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Unusual rural retreats (6)

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from £527 / night

£3688 - £4398 / week

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Province of Novara / Orta San Giulio

Manor House / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £527 / night

£3688 - £4398 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
17th century villa. Recently renovated with luxurious furnishings. Intimate garden and spa overlooking lake Orta. Indoor pool with hydro jets. Turkish bath. Privacy. Stunning views. Conveniently located for easy access to Expo 2015 without needing to cross Milan. Brand  …see more

from £565 / night

£3955 - £4520 / week

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Excellent 5/5 

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Guildford / Wonersh

Manor House / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 12

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £565 / night

£3955 - £4520 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 60 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Grade I listed 11th Century Moated Manor house. The house is surrounded by beautiful Victorian gardens situated on the edge of the Surrey Hills. Whether it is a family get together or a board meeting please feel free to call us to discuss your requirements. 11th Cen  …see more

from £152 / night

£1064 - £1986 / week

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Confolens / Brillac

Manor House / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 14

Excellent 5/5 

Min stay varies

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from £152 / night

£1064 - £1986 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Locally Confolens is the nearest town with about 3000 inhabitants. There you will find various large supermarkets, bakers, butchers, various other shops as well as a local hospital, dentists, and chemists Pays du Cognac, châteaux de la Loire, côte Atlantique, Porcela  …see more

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from £114 / night

£795 - £2275 / week

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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

from £500 / night

£3500 - £5500 / week

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Good 3.5/5 

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Redon / Langon Village

Manor House / 10 Bedrooms / sleeps 16

Good 3.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £500 / night

£3500 - £5500 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Originating from the 14th century the Manoir de Chalandes is renowned for its astonishing private gardens on the edge of the Loire, Brittany and the River Villaine. The Manoir even has its own spa and is a rare treat for those who enjoy pure relaxation and style.  …see more

from £41 / night

£284 - £745 / week

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Province of Taranto / Martina Franca

Trullo / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

3 Nights min stay

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from £41 / night

£284 - £745 / week

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Key info:

  • Swimming pool
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
casa vacanza aperta tutto l'anno,tra martina franca , alberobello,locorotondo e noci il prezzo si riferisce a 4 persone.  …see more

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