After something a bit different for your next rural retreat?Take a break from the norm with our range of quirky holiday accommodation. We’ve got the lot: rustic shepherd huts, cute caravans, glorious converted chapels, unique cottages and more.
Whether you want to lose yourself deep in the countryside in a cosy log cabin, bed down in a peaceful poolside windmill or take in the sea views from one of our off-beat coastal lets, we can help make your escape to the country truly extraordinary.
For UK stays, try the grandeur of a castle in the Scottish Highlands or vertical living in a West Country treehouse. Or, to keep your feet firmly on the ground, consider a luxury yurt in the Peak District. Your search for unusual holidays in the countryside could also take you further afield: try troglodyte life in a warren-like Spanish cave house or check in to a charming stone trullo in Italy.
Recently restored Trullo set in its own grounds with large Solar Heated swimming pool. Covered and open areas for al fresco dining. With 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms it is deal for families with children and groups. Large Games Room with home cinema and over 2000 videos, Satellite TV, bar football, table tennis, play fram …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
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
As part of a Jacobean manor house, the self-catering Royalist Suite offers peace & quiet in a period property full of atmosphere and charm. Perfect for get-away-from-it-all breaks, special occasions and exploring the beauty of the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales …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
Self-catering log cabin at the edge of Argyll Forest Park set beside the enchanting Puck's Glen and within walking distance of Benmore Botanical Gardens and Loch Eck.
The lodge is a perfect base for exploring the surrounding glens and riverside walks. …see more
Our guests are those who flee from loneliness of the big city, you may want to write, paint or just relax, together with those who love, in the absence of an enchanted atmosphere. A way of life so ancient and so new. We were not aware of the existence of the Americas,and Urbani Palace already existed, with its austere elega …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
Deveron Lodge is not like your normal log cabins all set in a row. It is on it's own set in 2.5 acres of private wood over looking the river Deveron and fields.So if it is peace and quiet you are looking for this is the log cabin for you. …see more
Diss train station is 1 mile away with a direct line to london. The small market town of diss is a short drive and has supermarkets, banks, restaurants and many food outlets. Perfect base for visiting..Norwich,Ipswich, Bury st eds and its only 35 min drive to the coast. Surrounded by countryside on the border of suffolk and norfolk. A great escape from city life. …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
I would like to mention that if you bring bikes, surfboards… There's space to leave it. There's space to clean them after use it.
You're inbetween the Alt and Baix Empurdà, so you have lots of places to stay and visit. The place is really good have a family time. …see more
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
Bonnie View Lodge is a Scottish-built log cabin all on one level. Outside it has a large decking area overlooking the River Deveron and surrounding countryside.
This is known as the forgotton part of Scotland.If you come here to visit, you will want to come back again. …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
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
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
Charming stone house with private pool in a town yet located in a delightful private walled garden. The in-ground tiled pool 5 x 10 metres, has a safety alarm and has a constant depth of 1.4 metres. The land runs down to the private bank of the Charente and fishing. A separate stone apartment in the grounds is also available …see more
The large stylish, elegant rooms are adorned with antique furniture, tapestries and art, giving you an insight into the history of the Manoir. Beausejour is a unique place to stay.
Ideally situated in the Dordogne between Riberac and Tocane Saint Apres, the Dronne river lies to the east. …see more
Rural retreat next to working farm. Six berth holiday home, on a mountain with lovely panoramic views over wide area. It is ideal for a peaceful get away from it all holiday, but with a central position for visits to south wales beaches and mountains. car essential.
Sorry, children under five are not accepted due to health and safety,and the lack of space for a baby cot. …see more
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
Set in six beautiful hectares of parkland and gardens, and surrounded by unspoiled rolling countryside, this luxury chambres d’hôtes in the heart of the Dordogne offers a spacious home away from home experience, at very affordable prices.
Luxury Camping Snug, located near the river with lovelly views
Stunning new Bar, Restaurant & Childrens Play Ground
Entertainment most weekends
Stratford upon Avon (One Mile)
Walking distance of Tiddington Village & Bus Stop
Pets Welcome (Max 2)
EXCLUSIVE BEACHSIDE LOCATION WITH STUNNING SEA VIEWS - Full central heating for those winter breaks. Log Cabin set next to our lovely sandy beach. Situated close to Great Yarmouth, the city of Norwich and the Broads National Park Full gas central heating, Free WiFi, beds made up for your arrival. …see more
"Rez de Jardin, chateau de Bézyl, situated in 96 ha private estate of woodland and fields, plenty wildlife to discover, swimming pool, garden, ideal for families, groups, friends, dog walkers, for the "getting away from it all" relaxing holiday. …see more
Luxury stylish and wide Apartment with breathtaking view o the Valley and sunset. High level furniture, comfortable livings, 1 bedroom,1 bathroom with shower, equipped Kitchen. Host 2 persons Pool is shared , full servicing.
Welcome breakfast basket on arrival The perfect home for independent Travellers who like to have a comfortable retreat after a touring day. …see more
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
TIN MINE - 2 unusual romantic riverside retreats. Log fires, river views, wildlife, ruins. Each sleeps 2. The Count House was the mine captain's office & The Smithy the workshop of the mine. Both are Grade II Listed within 16 acres of woodland on the banks of the Tamar Situated on the tidal reaches of The Tamar nr Morwellham Quay where the series "Edwardian Farm" was filmed. …see more
Beautiful three bedroom trullo with private solar heated infinity pool in a very peaceful location with lovely views of the Itria valley only 5km from Alberobello. Very high standard of accommodation and comfortably furnished with satellite wireless internet access. All guests are met on arrival in Alberobello by the English housekeepers who are available if needed. …see more
Plaisance is a 6 bedroomed, luxury Maison de Maitre with a private pool, set in 2 acres of lawned gardens. Situated in the heart of Cognac country and close to the wine-growing regions of Medoc, st-Emilion and Sauternes. The house has 6 beautifully restored bedrooms. Plaisance Is set in the heart of the charente, the ideal holiday home to enjoy rural France …see more
In a lovely hill, rustic villa with swimming pool, private garden, near a river with clean water where you can swim. Ideal for a holiday in nature, culture and good food 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 bathroom with jacuzzi …see more
Construction typical Salento "Pajare" in a charming rural area surrounded by olive trees just minutes from the sea ... Ideal for those who want to spend a pleasant and relaxing holiday surrounded by beautiful nature .. …see more
A 17th century mansion with small garden and spa in a small exclusive baroque village overlooking lake Orta.
Luxury, Italian lake, lake Maggiore, relax, indoor pool, SPA, hot tub, Turkish bath, privacy, stunning views, historical building, modern design furniture brand new renovation, close to Milano International Airport …see more
This charming trullo is in the lovely Valley of Itria, where Italians love to holiday. The building is not only wonderful to be in, with its high vaulted ceilings, but the thick walls mean it stays cool when outside temperatures are high; and there's an outdoor shower! Explore the World Heritage Site, Alberobello, 'white town' Ostuni, the 3 km of caves at Castellana Grotte! …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
Enjoy the charms of this 3 bedroom Charentaise millhouse with private secluded solar heated pool, bordered by a millstream and set within two acres of garden, offering both space and tranquillity. Situated on its own, just 20 mins from the beautiful Atlantic beaches.
It is the perfect base for exploring the coast and the historic towns of Saintes, Cognac and La Rochelle. …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
Our pajaras are ideal for families with children who have available space to run and great fun for couples wishing to spend a romantic holiday or for the elderly who want to spend a relaxing holiday immersed in nature, breathing fresh air!
Luxury individual Log Cabin, private outdoor Hot Tub and Log Burning Stove in Sherwood Forest.
Two bedrooms, sleeps 4.
TV/DVD freeview in living space and both bedrooms.
Quality bedding and towels
Private secure adjacent parking …see more
Feature built in stone in a land of ancient traditions, sea and sun ... Surrounded by olive trees and a few minutes from the sea .. Ideal for nature lovers and for those who want to spend their holidays relaxing …see more