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(38) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Dale

Pembrokeshire / Dale

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Child friendly
“Lovely conversion set in perfect location for visiting area” We stayed here 2nd week in July with our 4year old son. It was a perfect setting for us for break away. Accommodation is truly 1st class with 2 ensuite twins and a master with ensuite with v  …see more

from £65 / night

£395 - £1050 / week

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from £65 / night

(31) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Trunch

Norfolk / Trunch

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
“Excellent property great location.” We really enjoyed our stay at Homefield Barn, well equipt and nicely furnished, quiet and peaceful we were lucky the weather was beautiful. A weekend break wasn't long enough so we will be back for another visit.  …see more

from £65 / night

£375 - £485 / week

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from £65 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Widemouth Bay

Bude / Widemouth Bay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Eceptional five star barn.” It was our first stay at the barn and we stayed for 7 nights. The owners were fantastic hosts, with a great welcome and milk and juice ready on arrival. The barn has a great layout with enough space for me, my husband and d  …see more

from £85 / night

£325 - £825 / week

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from £85 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday barn with golf nearby in St Just

Cornwall / St Just

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“On the beautiful SW Coastal Path” A fantastic 'upside down' barn conversion about a mile from St Just in the coastal countryside with great all round facilities for one or two people including a large bedroom, lovely bathroom and sun-trap patio.  …see more

from £70 / night

£315 - £610 / week

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from £70 / night

(36) Excellent 

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Cotmore holiday barn rental

Kingsbridge / Cotmore

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Very high quality cottage in beautiful countryside” Spent a lovely week here in June 2016. The cottage is in excellent condition with high quality fittings and furniture, and is well equipped. It would have been even nicer if the weather had been bett  …see more

from £100 / night

£475 - £950 / week

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(5) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in St Just

Cornwall / St Just

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
Detached granite barn situated in the rural hamlet of Bosorne on the edge of the stunning Cot valley. It is an ideal base for walkers and birdwatchers and families being 2 minutes from the coastal path. Within easy walking distance of St Just with its many amenities.<  …see more

from £70 / night

£325 - £710 / week

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from £70 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Kewstoke

Weston-super-Mare / Kewstoke

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Delightful and very popular cottage in Kewstoke close to Weston-super-Mare<br />Now with Wi-fi  …see more

from £70 / night

£320 - £720 / week

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from £70 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Widemouth Bay

Bude / Widemouth Bay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful cottage with beautiful views.” The upside down cottage was more than comfortable for my family, home from home. Only a 5 min drive from the beach plus a large area on site for the children to run around on and play games. The owners were als  …see more

from £90 / night

£350 - £825 / week

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from £90 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Beaworthy

Devon / Beaworthy

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
The Garden House is the perfect getaway for a family of four, or two couples, wishing for the peace, quiet and clean air of deep Devon countryside. Found down an unmade lane, The Garden House is a recent conversion of a stable block that once served a nearby stately hom  …see more

from £70 / night

£330 - £675 / week

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from £70 / night

(23) Very Good 

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Barn rental in Stelling Minnis

Canterbury / Stelling Minnis

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 18 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“Great accomadation & location” Had a great time here. Owner very helpful & friendly. Central location is quiet, romantic, & ideal for all areas of Kent and many local walks can be had nearby. Local pub with excellent food and great staff just a 10 mi  …see more

from £40 / night

£280 - £330 / week

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from £40 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Widemouth Bay holiday barn rental

Bude / Widemouth Bay

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Wonderful cottages, lovely setting, friendly owners” My family and I stayed here for a week in October 2012 and had a fantastic time. The cottages is as lovely as the pictures and the front room with its wooden beams and log fire was brilliant. We've  …see more

from £120 / night

£425 - £1225 / week

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from £120 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday barn rental

Dumfries and Galloway / Port William

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
Drumfad Barn near Port William sleeps 5. Beautiful countryside on your doorstep. Perfect for walking, golfing, fishing or just putting your feet up and relaxing. Enjoy the wildlife while you relax! Pets are welcome at a charge of £20 per pet.<br />Pets a  …see more

from £80 / night

£350 - £595 / week

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from £80 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday barn rental

Lanouaille / Angoisse

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
“fantastic barn conversion, wonderful place to chill out and relax” the barn is well equipped and extremley spacious, lovelely comfy sofas and a well equiped kitchen, satellite tv and internet. Steve and sue have kept the character of the barn but m  …see more

from £55 / night

£350 - £735 / week

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from £55 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Holiday barn rental

Norfolk / Winterton-on-Sea

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Mrs” Tern Cottage was very nice location and spacious. Very clean, a few niggles the shower en suit smelt of drains,the dishwasher door knob was broken. Which made it very hard to open, the roller blinds pulls were broken all these things we reported,  …see more

from £95 / night

£595 - £925 / week

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(44) Excellent 

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Holiday barn with golf nearby in Bamburgh

Northumberland / Bamburgh

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Child friendly
“The most perfect cottage, fabulous view, ideal location” This modern, very well equipped base is right in the centre of Bamburgh which has everything you could need for a holiday including pubs, coffee shops, general shops and several options to eat o  …see more

from £175 / night

£1135 - £1550 / week

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from £175 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Newton Reigny

Penrith / Newton Reigny

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 45 km
  • Child friendly
“Great place” A wonderful barn with excellent facilities, even wine and prosecco! It has everything you could think of and is in a great location for the Lakes  …see more

from £62 / night

£429 - £705 / week

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from £62 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Wickmere

Cromer / Wickmere

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 13 km
  • Child friendly
Bailey's Barn is a lovely vaulted open plan living space for two people. Downstairs is a spacious sitting room with under floor heating as well as a wood burning stove. One end of the room contains a fully equipped kitchen with views out over the open fields. Also  …see more

from £65 / night

£285 - £520 / week

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from £65 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Aberdaron holiday barn rental

Gwynedd / Aberdaron

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
Proximity to many beautiful unspoilt beachesCoastal PathTrips to Bardsey IslandWithin 20 minute drive of Abersoch and LlanbedrogMicro climateClose to Aberdaron with its restaurants and pubs  …see more

from £175 / night

£750 - £1675 / week

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from £175 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Holiday barn rental

Padstow / Tregonce

3 10 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful modern property in a peaceful location” We booked this property for week in June to celebrate my Dad's 50th Birthday. The property was stunning and certainly the best that we've stayed in. It was very clean with modern appliances throughout.  …see more

from £150 / night

£900 - £2000 / week

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from £150 / night

(18) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in St Just

Cornwall / St Just

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect” A wonderfully located 5-star accommodation. Excellent facilities; clean,bright and roomy. Lovely garden and large area for kids to play. Superb location - quiet, peaceful and sunny all day long. Perfect location for walks to the beach and St.  …see more

from £100 / night

£500 - £1320 / week

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from £100 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Widemouth Bay holiday barn rental

Bude / Widemouth Bay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“The perfect home from home” My husband and I spent a fabulous week at Acorn Barn along with our dog. We were all made to feel incredibly welcome and nothing was too much trouble for the owners John and Yvonne. The cottage was beautifully presented an  …see more

from £90 / night

£325 - £795 / week

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from £90 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Lealholm holiday barn rental

North Yorkshire / Lealholm

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Pet friendly
whitby is 9 miles away,the coast is amazing and there is so much to explore.  …see more

from £80 / night

£200 - £450 / week

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from £80 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Bonchurch

Isle of Wight / Bonchurch

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Outstanding” Srawberries turned out to be an excellent choice. We have visited the island many times, and this accommodation was spot-on. Lucy was very welcoming, and could not have done more to make our stay enjoyable - five stars.  …see more

from £120 / night

£450 - £1090 / week

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from £120 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Winterton-on-Sea

Norfolk / Winterton-on-Sea

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Child friendly
“Lovely cottage, had a wonderful stay” We stayed in Bobtail Cottage for one week. The cottage was very spacious, well equipped and was spotlessly clean. Would definitely recommend. We plan to return next year!  …see more

from £90 / night

£525 - £825 / week

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from £90 / night

(64) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Dereham

Dereham / East Tuddenham

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 41 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic farm holiday, ideal for children, great hosts - highly recommended!!” We spent a fantastic two weeks at Amanda and Andy's farm. The children were collecting eggs, feeding the chickens and goats, and they were taken for hay rides. We also wen  …see more

from £100 / night

£500 - £960 / week

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(12) Excellent 

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Clonmany holiday barn rental

County Donegal / Clonmany

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
Old phils barn is also along the wild Atlantic way in the inishowen peninsula beside the Urris hills and sea and Donegal had been voted the best holiday destination for 2017 in the National Geographic magazine  …see more

from £84 / night

£351 - £439 / week

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(8) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Porthtowan

Cornwall / Porthtowan

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
“Great locaion” The barn is very spacious and has a good sized patio at the back with rotary washing line which is handy for drying your beach gear and also a good space for sitting out or to let the children play.You sometimes see the cows looking ove  …see more

from £80 / night

£500 - £700 / week

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(16) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Langonnet

Morbihan / Langonnet

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Swimming pool
The Ancient Dwelling is a 2015, beautiful, well equipped barn conversion set in idyllic countryside. We are close to a small town with a bakers, butchers, bars and a bistro. Also, about 500 metres from a lake where you can fish, swim or boat. You have a private garden,  …see more

from £55 / night

£350 - £850 / week

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(31) Excellent 

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Constantine holiday barn rental

Falmouth / Constantine

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Private garden
“Lovely!” We decided on the spur of the moment to have a few days away in Cornwall. Owl House seemed to fit the bill and it didn't disappoint. The converted barn is an annexe to the main house. It is beautifully and newly fitted out, very warm and cosy  …see more

from £70 / night

£420 / week

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(22) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Wingham-Well

Canterbury / Wingham-Well

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly
“Clean, modern barn conversion in idyllic surroundings” We would thoroughly recommend this barn conversion. It combines character and an idyllic location with all mod cons - including wifi which is something of a necessity for my tech-mad family (thou  …see more

from £90 / night

£375 - £872 / week

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(12) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Porthleven

Helston / Porthleven

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Great Relaxing Stay” Really enjoyed our stay at the Piggery. I was there with my wife and two teenage children and the thought the standard of all the rooms was first class. We loved visiting Marazion which is only 10 minutes away and Porthleven whg  …see more

from £49 / night

£354 - £856 / week

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(12) Very Good 

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Holiday barn in Widemouth Bay

Bude / Widemouth Bay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Lovely and relaxing in perfect location with beautiful views.” Travelled with husband and son for a wedding in the area. Barn in lovely location and very well equipped . Owners seem to have thought of everything including a pair of binoculars to view  …see more

from £95 / night

£395 - £950 / week

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(27) Excellent 

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Llangors holiday barn rental

Brecon / Llangors

4 8 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
“A tip top place to stay in beautiful surroundings” It's hard to write a true reflection of this lovely place because one needs to go and actually enjoy both the barn and the countryside. The photos don't do it justice at all. We visited the barn as a  …see more

from £140 / night

£580 - £950 / week

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from £140 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Rock

Cornwall / Rock

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
“Perfect place to enjoy a relaxing holiday.” A charming, delightful cottage to stay in while you enjoy beautiful Cornwall. Set in a beautiful country side location not far from Polzeath and Port Isaac. Tastefully decorated, well equipped kitchen and  …see more

from £60 / night

£300 - £580 / week

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from £60 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Portreath holiday barn rental

Portreath / Cambrose

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“WOW - who needs to go abroad this place is great!” Stumbled across this place, but I am so glad I did. Though it has only just opened so you would expect all fixtures and fittings to be spot on, this accomodation just goes that little bit further. The  …see more

from £40 / night

£260 - £750 / week

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(10) Excellent 

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Looe holiday barn rental

Cornwall / Looe

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
Recently converted detached barn, 3 bedrooms, sleeps 5 (+ cot), off road parking for 2 cars Quiet rural location in South-East Cornwall. Close to beaches on the north and south Cornish coast and many tourist attractions like the Eden Project, Looe, Polperro, the South  …see more

from £95 / night

£665 / week

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(9) Excellent 

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Gironde / Biganos

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

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from £66 / night

£427 / week

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from £66 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Portreath

Portreath / Cambrose

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Quiet, clean, modern, spacious barn style accommodation” Came down for a few days sightseeing and cycling - had everything we needed - very comfortable and owners very friendly and helpful. Will come back.  …see more

from £40 / night

£260 - £550 / week

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(14) Very Good 

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Holiday barn in Thorpe le Soken

Essex / Thorpe le Soken

1 5 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“very comfortable” WE were made to feel welcome. an enjoyable place to stay lovely village nearby and the sea not far in frinton  …see more

from £80 / night

£500 / week

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(11) Very Good 

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St Agnes holiday barn rental

Cornwall / St Agnes

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Lovely barn in fabulous location.” A very comfortable barn conversion in the middle of lovely countryside. Very well located to get to some amazing beaches; we loved Porthtowan and Trevaunance Cove for the surf. The barn had everything we wanted and  …see more

from £70 / night

£500 - £950 / week

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