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
We offer a unique combination of rural tranquillity, charming accommodation, and excellent facilities that include: luxury accommodation for six, swimming pool, sun terrace, games room, trampoline and children's play area. Features include ‘La Petite Grange’ housing kitchen/dining area, shower, toilet, additional accommodation. …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
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
Tudor style baronial hall set in 7acres behind impressive wrought gates along a private drive with heated pool and all bedrooms en suite.Can sleep up to 12. secure parking
(Extra charge for heated pool) Heated outside dog kennel, £3 per night. No charge if not heated. 2double rooms en suite to sleep 4 adults and 2 children on sofa bed. Four more double rooms en suite avail. …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.
This is a beautiful 18th 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....
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
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
You will appreciate the authenticity and comfort of the house, which were our primary concerns during its restoration.
Whether it be for one or several weeks, one weekend or a special occasion, come and be our privileged guests!
La Demeure du Bost has been recently renovated and furnished very refined.In a green and relaxing area, La D …see more
Lovely restored wine quinta on 10 acres of land. Private swimming pool, suited for nudism. Sleeps 5-7 persons, You can take one dog with you.
And 5 minutes away is a simple holiday home for rent for up to 12 people, also one dog allowed. See: Casa do Ermal.
Large, modern fully equipped castle, centrally north of Bangkok with close access to rivers, mountains, fishing, neighboruring countries and quiteness. But close to a town with nightlife. The castle is ideal for recreation, in case you want to get away from it all. Luxurious home - next to a lake, large swimming pool, large rooms and lots of space. …see more
The property is located on the outskirts of the market towns Pinoso & Monovar.
For wine connoisseurs there are many local wine producing bodegas nearby!!
For the more adventurous there are some beautiful walking & cycling routes …see more
Beautiful Chateau for you to enjoy. 11 en suite bedrooms, lovely grounds, pool, terrace.
Easy to get to and from for day trips to Lyon, Avignon, going canoeing, wine-tasting, eating out.
This is a wonderful location for a family reunion or wedding. You can rent the cottages as well to accommodate 50 altogether and we can organise catering etc. …see more
A very unique accommodation based in an ancient Water Mill with helpful/discreet owners on site. Set in acres of landscaped gardens in a little village, minutes from the medieval town of Melle, within 1hrs easy reach of Golden Beaches, Cognac,La Rochelle, Futuroscope …see more
Thue is 18th century converted Water Mill set in six acres in Vendee region of France. Recently converted into The Mill and Wheelhouse which can be interconnected to give large 11 bedroom property with 2 heated pools. Wi-fi, games room, log fires, BBQs, decking areas. …see more
The Wheelhouse is 18th century converted water mill set in six acres of private garden and woodland in the Vendee region of France. Large heated pool, wi-fi internet, games room, log fire, BBQ, decking area. All mod cons. …see more
The Mill is 18th century converted water mill set in six acres of private garden and woodland in the Vendee region of France. Large heated pool, wi-fi internet, games room, log fire, BBQ, decking area. All mod cons. …see more
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 8/9 4 bedrooms/3 bathrooms. WiFi, BBQ, Safe totally fenced garden. Airport transfers & Catering available. …see more
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
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
Catered relaxing holidays in this beautiful French Mas ideal for large groups wishing to spend time together away from it all in the countryside .Private pool with heavenly views over the Cevennes National park . …see more
A little piece of Paradise suitable for singles, couples & famlies in an enchanting setting with private solar heated pool. Perfectly located, approx 1 km from Alberobello, centrally positioned for exploring the Puglian region. Wifi available Superb outdoor space with natural stone tables & chairs suitable for relaxing and al fresco dining …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
18C Manoir Les Gaillardoux in rural SW France is equally suitable for an intimate party of 2 or larger get-together of up to 12 discriminating guests seeking style, privacy, comfort and luxury. 6 double bedrooms each with en-suite bathrooms. Heated swimming pool. 1.25 ha park, Australian BBQ for outdoor dining, Internet access, linen/towels/hairdryers provided. …see more
The airstream is perfectly suited both for singles and couples - and provides the ideal setting for romantic or solitary retreat. The surrounding scenery is stunning, and there are plenty of nature trails and treks to be explored. …see more
Châteaufort is close to many vineyards and large chateaux open to the public: a perfect base to explore the beauty and history of the Loire Valley. Châteaufort is the only 5 epis rated property in the Indre-et-Loire. Many bedrooms are actually luxury suites. …see more
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
Welcome to a real taste of Spain...our Rural Retreat is the perfect place for families to visit where the fishing fanatics can visit the Ebro & the sunbathers can stay by the private pool. Our 4 acres provides welcoming and matured surroundings which caters for all. …see more
For total exclusivity and our fullest attention, hire the whole castle? Work groups, Birthdays, Weddings, Golfing Trips or just you and your family or friends; terrace, park, pool, main salon, dining halls, library, and billiard hall. …see more
Recently restored in 2013 this circa 800 Saracen Trullo is 5-km from the "white-city" of Ostuni in Puglia. Located in the quiet countryside, it surrounded by acres of garden olive groves and furnished to a high standard with a new swimming pool and outside dining area. …see more
La Belle Echappee ("The Beautiful Escape") A magnificent maison bourgeoise house set in walled and gated grounds of 1 hectare with FULLY HEATED SALT WATER SWIMMING POOL. Perfect holiday home for FAMILIES and FRIENDS with ENGLISH SKY TV and WI-FI, 600 METRES TO SHOPS …see more
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
Two large apartments built in a series of trulli. We entrance, 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
Luxury bijou villa with a bespoke interior design. Sleeps 4/5, 2 bed (one 4 poster) with en-suites. Heated pool, cocktail & dining terraces, gardens (formal, herb & fruit) with views, set in tranquil olive grove. Ideal location for 5 historic hill towns and the sea. Voted 3rd in top 10 'Worldwide Unusual Holiday Homes'.
Ostuni 8km, Beaches18km, Airport 45km.
"As Featured In A Place In The Sun Magazine OCT 2010!" Trullo Patrizia is a 300 year old trullo - a romantic Southern Italian stone farmhouse - located on a hill near Alberobello, with beautiful, large and totally private pool in its own grounds of 5 acres of trees. …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
Our stunning pink stone castle w/9 Bedrooms, lofts & alcoves sleeps 24+. Once the home of the GUSTAV MAHLER family and recently the residence of SOFIA LOREN, it offers private pool, sauna & 3 double, jetted tubs. Luxuries of a spa experience. 3 double jacuzzis, sauna, swimming pool, lawns, gardens, stunning views. …see more