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.
Historic chateau/logis set in 10 acres of fine gardens with its own swimming pool. Within easy reach of La Rochelle its airports, shops and Restaurants. Also within easy reach of Green Venice, a picturesque system of canals and waterways and motor way access to Poitier. …see more
The kitchen is fully furnished with electric cooker, oven, fridge with freezer, dish machine, micro wave, washing machine. There is tv and Wifi. The terrace has part of garden and panoramic view on Natural park and landscape. South orientation and beautiful sunset. In front of the cave there is a path to access to swimming pool, another one to hammam and restaurant. …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
We have one bedroom, which fits two adults and a second with a bunk bed. The sofa can be folded out as large double bed. We have a comfortable shower. The bathroom is fitted with tiles on the floor and walls. It took a while but we build our cosy home with our own hands …see more
With such a chores romantic break for two ,if some like camping and some do not you can incorporate the two by using the shepherds hut with the facilities which includes the barbeque and seating and open space .you can bring your dog As the weather gets colder and the evening draw in light the log burner in the shepherds hut and stay snug . …see more
Little Rosa is an Italian roulotte sited down in the orchard under the pine trees at Bella Pineta, ensuring adequate cover from the sun. You are totally private and have views across the orchard. Little Rosa is perfect for those seeking an romantic economic hideaway! This is luxury caravanning for those of you who love the outdoors without the hard work and hassle! …see more
Luxury log cabin set in its own paddock on a farm and riding school. Located in picturesque rural Nottinghamshire with views across the surrounding countryside. Located on a national cycling route within a short distance of Sherwood Forest, Newstead Abbey etc. 5 excellent pubs and restaurants within 1/2 mile from Log Cabin local shops and very nice views and walks …see more
An authentic 19th century Château in the heart of the famous Burgundy vineyard region, next to Beaune and Meursault. Nestling in a beautiful and natural 6 hectare park, the chateau provides character and charm in an ideal, tranquil location. The chateau provides cooking courses with professional chefs, private wine tours, tastings and bike tours. …see more
This 245m2 four-storey house near Sarlat has been recently refurnished to ensure that the living areas are comfortable and modern. A spacious home with a fully equipped kitchen, grand dining room, spacious living area, 4 bedrooms and bathrooms, large balcony and a patio …see more
Chateau de Milly is a fairytale castle in the Loire valley nestled in more than 30acres of private grounds and woodland walks. Luxurious accommodation for up to 12 guests.
Huge Outdoor Pool area - 15mx5m heated pool …see more
Caravan sleeps 4-6 people
FRONT ROW BEACH HUT
Luxury mattresses, heating
Spotlessly clean, linen & towels provided
Quiet, family run site
Weekend & mid-week breaks
Near Arthur Ransome's back waters
Award winning beach 5 mins away
Seal spotting, bird watching The perfect family seaside holiday.....Luxury caravan with front row beach hut …see more
Property Type - Second French Empire - Napoléon III - Manoir House
Interior Style - Pre-Raphaelite, William Morris inspired, Farrow and Ball
Working Village location - Great amenities
Large Gardens - with Apple, Pear, Bay, Hazel, Walnut and other mature specimens.
No Ordinary self catering property. Pedestrian local amenities. Wonderful base to discover the Brittany …see more
Stunning luxurious Manoir with beautiful views overlooking river. Superbly equipped to ensure great holiday with games room, lovely garden, terraces and swimming pool. It can also be let with 3 other properties to make it a brilliant venue for family gatherings.
Porte du Soleil and Morzine .The Chalet is a 5* state of the art 8 bedroom chalet .Can also be hired as 2 self contained 4 bedroom chalet apartments sleeping 12 -14 or 10-12 .Chalet offers sauna and hot tub underfloor heating log fires fantastic views
Prices are based 16 persons .Please email specific group request adult /couples(7 double beds)/child /infant …see more
Converted C18 watermill, near smooth rockpools for bathing. Al fresco dining - portico with bread oven, overlooking waterfall. Fantastic location for walking, cycling and nature. Tuscan/ Umbrian border, close to walled Sansepolcro/ +hilltowns with fine cuisine and art Tranquil rural location between valley and hills, a pleasant 20 min stroll from restaurants, shops and bars …see more
YURT Balcón de Andaluz is on an idylic green estate of 2500 m2 with beautiful Mediterranean vegetation.It is an enchanting oasis in a quiet and natural surroundings only10 minutes of the beach. Private bathroom/kitchen. Big pool and WIFI.
JULY /AUGUST 1 WEEK €335
Entrance hall, spacious living room and dining area, guest cloakroom, kitchen, 1 twin bedroom with shower en-suite; 2 double bedrooms each with shower en suite. Exterior games area. First Floor: Large masterbedroom ,1 en suite bathroom. Two loft bedrooms with twin beds, …see more
Luxury 4 double bedroom, 4 bathroom Chalet in the heart of the french Alps (Abondance)
Ideal for Skiing, Lake Geneva, Mineral Spas, Fishing, White water rafting, Walking, Mountain biking, Golf. …see more
Pine Lodge is beautifully furnished and very modern; it has a double room and a twin room and has a real Scandinavian feel to it. It is situated in the peacful rural location of Low Alwinton set in the Northumberland National Park. …see more
Situated near to the town of Castellana Grotte, the Trullo Carlotta is an ideal holiday location. With a large private enclosed pool and quiet rural location it is ideal for families and those wanting peace and quiet in the lovely region of Puglia …see more
Unique 2 BR tower in Asolo's historic center. Lovely garden surrounded by beautiful roses climbing on the original walls of the city. Amazing top-floor sitting room with 360 degree views of Asolo and the surrounding area! Restaurants, shopping and cafes are steps away! Cot available on request.
Quiet beautiful are on working farm,lots of wildlife,nearby market towns,coast only half hour by car,woodburner,level entry and parking,large fence garden,plenty of places to visit within a hours drive and nearby.Wheelchair friendly , Mobile hoist ,profiling beds .Wifi …see more
Swimming Pool - Great for children of all ages - Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner - Large private garden + grounds - Fishing - Mountains - Cycling holidays - Car advisable but not essential. Public transport close by. Taxi service available. Tennis, Horse riding, Fishing, Shopping, 65 restaurants, Museums, Churches, Art Galleries, Antiquities. …see more
Hastings,Sussex. Many 'Hotel Style' extras included. Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Children welcome, Accommodation is set in it's own private meadow, spacious & clean, Close to the beach, countryside retreat, peaceful, relaxing, privately owned & family run.
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Welcome Grocery packs also available. …see more
Chalet-Vendee is a 2 bedroom luxury cottage style chalet that comfortably sleeps 4 with a master bedroom, Jack/Gill shower room. Separate w. c. Twin bedroom. The lounge has comfortable seating, panel heater, TV, with Free Sat DVD player. Fully fitted kitchen Challans and the fresh market in St. Gille are great to visit. There are many local festivals in the summer …see more
Spectacular architecture log home next to the Bran Castle, ski chalet or holiday home in Transylvania, the Carpathian Log Home has it all. Hiking adventures or just an away from it all retreat in the middle of the peaceful romanian village, full of beautiful traditions. …see more
Sleeps 1-2/3. 1 bedroom hse. This beautiful 18th century folly benefits from classical proportions and tasteful restoration, to make the perfect unusual peaceful retreat or romantic escape. It enjoys a position in a cultivated private park with its own stretch of river. A unique location in a centuries old park, privacy and peace with the option to explore.
Unique 19th century Cave House with private pool set in lush tropical gardens, stunning 360 degree mountain views, nestling in orange and lemon groves, rural mountain location but facilities only 1km. Ideal for families, walking, cycling & nature enthusiasts. Sleeps 6/7 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms. WiFi, BBQ, Safe totally fenced garden. Airport transfers & Catering available. …see more
This unique, luxurious cabin, set in the spectacular surrounding of Cove Harbour, is only accessible by foot (or by sea), through a rock cut smugglers tunnel and across a beach. Ideal for families, couples or for those just wanting total peace. 2 bedrooms, shower room, a fully equipped kitchen & living room of exceptional character with wi-fi and tv. …see more
Our aim is to provide you with the feeling of ultimate relaxation, in beautiful unspoilt countryside surrounded by woodland and fishing lakes. Relax after a days site seeing with a glass of wine on the decking or have fun in your own private Hot Tub.
Mid Week Monday - Friday and Weekend Friday - Monday Mini Breaks Available …see more
A very comfortable, spacious mobile home in a lovely setting. The park is in a delightful, picturesque part of the Dordogne situated in a gentle woodland setting, for a restful holiday with chateaux, rivers and lakes to enjoy for all ages. Our spring-fed pool is superb! This holiday home provides an excellent base for visiting the delights of the famous Dordogne region. …see more
Private with quiet secluded country surroundings, giving you uninterrupted views of Ben Cruachan (Scottish Mountain) Views and walking distance for Loch Awe and to local food establishments. 30 minutes to Oban - Gateway to the Scottish Isles. Central to explore …see more
Traditional rorbu cabin directly located above the water in Tind harbour. Walking distance to museums in nearby Å and Sørvågen, as well as to restaurant Maren Anna. Many hiking trails start just minutes away from the log cabin. Arrive by ferry, flight or car. …see more
Located on Claggan island, Belmullet Cgs is both private and secluded and yet only 12km's from Belmullet town. Relax & unwind in complete luxury, where every detail has been carefully thought out so you can make the most of this spectacular location. Claggan island is a hidden treasure in north Mayo & as one guest kindly said "its a little piece of heaven" …see more
Sleeps 16, 6 bedrooms, The Four Seasons is a magnificent Quinta located in the exclusive 50 hectare Quinta dos Vales Wine and Art estate. Private heated pool, sauna, beautiful gardens. Spacious lounge and dinning room. Fully air conditioned, sat TV, DVD, Wi-Fi, BBQ Others amenities: shared pool, Tennis court, Mountain bikes, Kids pay area, Animal park and wine tasting …see more
A beautifully renovated detached watermill, with private pool, situated in a wonderful garden bordered by a trout stream. The cosy house boasts original chestnut beamed ceilings, and terracotta tiled floors, along with an open fire. This is a wonderfully romantic place. …see more
Les Noes Blanches is a stunning white classic country chateau in the Loire Valley region of France. Only 20 minutes from the centre of le Mans, and under 5 hours from London by Eurostar, the house sleeps 14 people comfortably inside an estate of 450 acres of woodland. …see more
Enjoy our secluded but not remote villa in the mountains. With a spectacular view of the surrounding countryside, relax on the terrace, around the pool, in the courtyard or under the gazebo in the shade with a glass of wine and enjoy the view and the swooping swallows Behind is a backdrop of the mountain with a variety of mountain walks. Villa is in 4000m of terraced land. …see more