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Going on holiday and visiting some of the best beaches in Europe really makes for a fantastic time. The great thing is that you can even find some holiday villas and cottages nearby, so getting plenty of sun, sea and sand every day is a given.


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Holiday barn in Berwick upon Tweed

Northumberland / Berwick-upon-Tweed

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Excellent accomodation!” Excellent accomodation, very high quality and great standard throughout. Perfectly situated for visiting the jail at Berwick and Bamburgh Castle, the beaches in the area are outstanding! Fluffy towels, well equipped and spotle  …see more

from £71 / night

£495 - £895 / week

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from £71 / night

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Valjala holiday barn rental

Saare County / Valjala

4 6 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
A unique opportunity to experience how people lived in Saaremaa in the old times. We offer a cottage, or rather an outhouse, with one room and old-fashioned furniture (in good condition). Modern comforts would only spoil the impression of the house but for preparing foo  …see more

from £22 / night

£130 / week

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from £22 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Holiday barn in Portreath

Portreath / Cambrose

2 3 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Stone barn ConversionQuiet locationGood Beaches nearbypub 10-15 minutes walk along quiet tramway<br />The barns are available from 2pm on your arrival day, we will greet you with the keys.Vacation by 10am  …see more

from £40 / night

£260 - £650 / week

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from £40 / night

(48) Excellent 

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Northrepps holiday barn rental

Cromer / Northrepps

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Stunning house in a beautiful location” The Granary felt very welcoming as soon as we walked through the door. The house was well equipped with everything we needed and it was spotlessly clean. There was plenty of space for everyone (6 adults, a 15  …see more

from £167 / night

£1175 - £1995 / week

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from £167 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Over Compton holiday barn rental

Sherborne / Over Compton

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 37 km
  • Child friendly
“Superb Property” Excellent accommodation with great attention to detail. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We particularly enjoyed seeing the peacocks nearby. Our sons were pleased to have the Wifi connection. We would be very happy to stay there again.  …see more

from £98 / night

£450 - £800 / week

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from £98 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Arthog

Gwynedd / Arthog

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Ty Hir nestled at the foot of Bwlchgwyn Farm, is one of four lovely holiday property's just of the coastal road to Fairbourne. Close for the beautiful Mawddach Estuary and coastal trail/cycle path which leads down to the golden sand of Fairbourne beach or acros  …see more

from £120 / night

£375 - £850 / week

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from £120 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Port Isaac

Cornwall / Port Isaac

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
Ideally situated for a family holiday or couples, also dogs allowed for a small charge.We are just 2 miles/ 3 km from the beach of Port Gaverne. Many sandy beaches are within easy reach by car including Polzeath, Rock and Daymer Bay. Coastal footpath adjacent to us<  …see more

from £55 / night

£285 - £665 / week

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from £55 / night

(9) Excellent 

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St. Martin holiday barn rental

Jersey / St Martin

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Rozel in Jersey is a small fishing port at the north east of the Island this stunning barn cottage with 4 bedrooms sleeps 8 people. A beautiful rural location with fantastic walking and a restful location.<br />Arrivals are Saturday to Saturday in blocks of 7 days  …see more

from £114 / night

£795 - £3045 / week

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from £114 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Lackford holiday barn rental

Bury St Edmunds / Lackford

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Beautiful location, lovely cottages in a private area with communal facilities.” We have stayed in three out of the four cottages and all are unique. Something to suit everyone. There is a separate laundry room and games room, which are a short walk a  …see more

from £96 / night

£550 - £836 / week

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from £96 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Holiday barn rental

Cornwall / Penhallow

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
Situated less than 10 minutes from the popular surfing beach of Perranporth and the rock pools of St Agnes beach and only 5 miles from the cathedral city of Truro, Whitestones provides the ideal location for both families and surfers alike. Set in 2 acres of gardens<  …see more

from £50 / night

£350 - £780 / week

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from £50 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Sainte-Mere-Eglise

Manche / Sainte-Mere-Eglise

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Private garden
“In one word -- Wonderful!!” What a wonderful experience!! Our recent trip to Normandy was made even more special with our stay at Tansy and Mike’s. They are the most gracious hosts and we felt like we were staying with friends, not just renting a pla  …see more

from £138 / night

£561 / week

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from £138 / night

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Holiday barn in Kewstoke

Weston-super-Mare / Kewstoke

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Cider Barn is a delightful, spacious barn conversion close to Weston-Super-Mare. Very large enclosed gardens perfect for families. Dog friendly. (1 dog allowed) £15 extra charge. Will consider 2 dogs but by special arrangement of owners  …see more

from £73 / night

£320 - £720 / week

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from £73 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Cudillero holiday barn rental

Asturias / Cudillero

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
Environmentally friendly loft in a charming restored barn, sandy beaches, forest, paddocks, fishing villages.There are beautiful sandy beaches -good for waves sports or just relaxing- in a 3 miles ratio  …see more

from £65 / night

£453 - £574 / week

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from £65 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Looe holiday barn rental

Cornwall / Looe

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Absolutely Perfect Luxury Holiday Cottage / Barn Conversion For Two” We had a very pleasant 4 days staying at this luxury holiday cottage barn conversion, which made our short vacation in Cornwall all the more comfortable and so much more pleasant. A  …see more

from £80 / night

£400 - £820 / week

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from £80 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday barn rental

Tiverton / West Anstey

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
Heaven in Devon is what people say about Dunsley Mill. This unique peaceful haven has the most relaxing atmosphere where the only sounds are that of the little river and the birds. To sit on the decking with a glass of rose in the sun - children paddling - perfect!! <  …see more

from £58 / night

£400 - £700 / week

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from £58 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Widemouth Bay

Bude / Widemouth Bay

12 26 Min stay varies

  • 12 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 26
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic accommodation in stunning surroundings.” John and Yvonne have 5 wonderful cottages all a home from home. As a group of 21 guests there was more than enough space for us all. Fully equipped kitchens, luxury living quarters, clean and tidy b  …see more

from £600 / night

£2200 - £5200 / week

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from £600 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Mousehole

Cornwall / Mousehole

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
South Down Barn is a quiet, sunny, light filled delight approached along a bridleway and set in beautiful gardens amongst green fields, close to Mounts Bay and the fishing village of Mousehole. Perfect for relaxation, golden beaches, surfing, sailing and cliff walking.&  …see more

from £77 / night

£533 - £855 / week

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from £77 / night

(22) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Lampeter

Ceredigion / Lampeter

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 26 km
  • Child friendly
Llety'r Wennol is a tastefully converted four star barn retaining much of its original charm and character offering a get-away-from-it-all holiday. Situated between the stunning Cambrian mountains and Cardigan Bay, it is ideal for a variety of interests for all  …see more

from £42 / night

£290 - £580 / week

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from £42 / night

(31) Excellent 

25

Barn rental in Bury St. Edmunds

Suffolk / Bury St Edmunds

4 7 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Couldn't be better” The Cart Lodge was everything we hoped for and more. We wanted a spacious and well equipped holiday rental in Suffolk to celebrate my fathers 80th. Emma was very helpful and made sure the cart lodge was warm for our arrival. The lo  …see more

from £114 / night

£650 - £1105 / week

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from £114 / night

(8) Excellent 

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North Mundham holiday barn rental

Chichester / North Mundham

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
“Superb accommodation in a lovely setting” We spent a month here while house hunting. It was a perfect location being tucked away down a lane but within easy striking distance of Chichester and it's environs. The accommodation was very comfortable and  …see more

from £95 / night

£395 - £750 / week

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from £95 / 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

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Province of Florence / Scarperia e San Piero

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden

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from £87 / night

£345 / week

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from £87 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Pennal

Snowdonia National Park / Pennal

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
“Peace and tranquility in the Welsh Countryside” This a beautifully sited accommodation, within eyesight of the Dyfi Estuary (if have a decent zoom lens, you can get some great pics of the bay ) It is spacious, and beautifully clean tidy a  …see more

from £110 / night

£460 - £690 / week

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from £110 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Castlemorris with golf nearby

Pembrokeshire / Castlemorris

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Well presented,well equipped, beautiful cottage.” I would have been happy to live in this characterful, well equipped and presented cottage, so to stay in it for our holiday was a real treat. Karen and Steve have thought of everything when equipping t  …see more

from £43 / night

£295 - £485 / week

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from £43 / night

(2) Excellent 

23

Holiday barn in Somerford Keynes

Cotswolds / Somerford Keynes

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Private garden
“Lovely peaceful location with a stunning surrounding” We stayed at Hobbys Rest over the New Year period and had a wonderful time. The property was immaculate and very cosy. Everything was provided to make our stay relaxing and enjoyable. A particular  …see more

from £110 / night

£655 - £685 / week

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from £110 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Breage

Helston / Breage

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
Romantic get away for couples, walk to coastal path , studio, parking, WIFI, storage for surf boards, bikes, yayak etc, outside seating, smart TV, towels and bedding provided, washing machine . Table tennis table available on request. <br />Conveniently located  …see more

from £39 / night

£325 - £603 / week

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from £39 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Acle

Norfolk / Acle

2 3 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 16 km
  • Child friendly
“EXCELLENT - so peaceful and friendly.” Ceri confirmed my booking by return email, then confirmed deposit/balance receipt by return email too. Fantastic clean, comfortable and welcoming conversion of Stables. Lovely welcome pack. Ideal property, bea  …see more

from £65 / night

£455 / week

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from £65 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Marhamchurch

Bude / Marhamchurch

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Lovely accomodation” Really beautiful place, with a lovely garden. It had everything you could ask for, and the owners were very helpful. Its a place where you can unwind, if you want a lively holiday then I wouldn't recommend it, but if you want pe  …see more

from £68 / night

£331 - £702 / week

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from £68 / night

(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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(17) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Tregon

Cotes-d'Armor / Tregon

1 4 4 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect location & Excellent Accommodation” We have just returned from a lovely week at Barn Bellvue and couldn't fault the high standard of accommodation, it had everything we needed for a week away with young children. The accommodation is situated  …see more

from £60 / night

£370 - £470 / week

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from £60 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Trabada

Province of Lugo / Trabada

2 4 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Private garden
“Exceptionally tranquil and private location - perfect for relaxing and al fresco dining.” We were hoping for a "perfect hideaway" where we could relax, eat outside, enjoy the views and be undisturbed by noise or neighbours. The Granero del Burro offer  …see more

from £91 / night

£557 - £729 / week

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from £91 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Holiday barn rental

Manche / Ducey

4 6 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
Situated in a quiet pretty rural location the barn has been converted into a 4 bedroom cozy but spacious country cottage. The interior is a combination of traditional oak beams; comfy sofa's but with a modern country kitchen providing all the facilities to make sur  …see more

from £74 / night

£513 - £720 / week

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from £74 / night

(23) Excellent 

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Holiday barn rental

Cornwall / Port Isaac

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Ask about pets
“Mr and mrs” We stayed at wheel lodge for 7 wonderful days. Was so pleased we found this little gem. Had such a lovely time. The lodge welcomes dogs and it has everything you could possibly ever need. Looking forward to next year when we return. Thanky  …see more

from £55 / night

£285 - £540 / week

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from £55 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday barn with shared pool in Auckland

Auckland Region / Auckland

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
Explore one of the three pohutukawa- fringed bays – Sullivans (Otarawao) Bay, Mita (Otuawao) Bay and Te Muri Bay by hiking or kayak.There are many outstanding sights, activities and dining options in the area which are available on request.Te Muri Ridge is located  …see more

from £155 / night

£797 - £976 / week

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from £155 / night

(25) Excellent 

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Holiday barn accommodation

Norfolk / Gresham

9 18 Min stay varies

  • 9 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Chaucer Barn is situated on the edge of the charming village of Gresham, tucked into a valley classified as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Barn is part of an 80-acre farm, bought by the poet Geoffrey Chaucer for his son in the 14th Century. It has its own 5-  …see more

from £10 / night

£20 - £7228 / week

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from £10 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Trefor, Caernarfon

Caernarfon / Trefor, Caernarfon

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
Our riverside cottage is adjacent to a footpath up into the mountains or walk through our small caravan site for access to 52 acres of woodland and wild flower meadows (bring your boots or wellies), alternatively the beach is a 10min walk.  …see more

from £55 / night

£320 - £475 / week

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(36) Excellent 

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Coniston holiday barn rental

Coniston / Broughton Beck

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
“Amazing place” Could not recommend this place more - Yan Cottage is lovely, the views are amazing, it's way out in the hills so it's nice and quiet, the showers are great, the beds are comfy... do I need to go on?! Having a few goodies waiting for us  …see more

from £95 / night

£445 - £825 / week

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from £95 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Dunsford

Dartmoor National Park / Dunsford

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Fg  …see more

from £115 / night

£543 - £1367 / week

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from £115 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Pas-de-Calais / Wimille

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Private garden

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from £44 / night

£276 - £367 / week

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from £44 / night

(12) Very Good 

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Holiday barn letting

Ceredigion / Llangrannog

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Amazing highly recommended” Wow wow wow!!!!! Amazing place so so beautiful would highly recommend staying so peaceful and in a beautiful setting defo going back!!!!!!  …see more

from £80 / night

£375 - £750 / week

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from £80 / night