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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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(26) Excellent 

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Bishops Lydeard holiday barn rental

Somerset / Bishops Lydeard

10 25 Min stay varies

  • 10 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 25
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Child friendly
“26 Very Happy Campers” A double 30th birthday weekend with 26 friends. We had assumed that organising a 4 day holiday for this many complicated characters was going to be a logistical nightmare - but the hardest part was the extensive web search fo  …see more

from £707 / night

£4949 / week

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from £707 / night

(4) Excellent 

13

Holiday barn in Little Haven

Pembrokeshire / Little Haven

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Comfortable Stay” The Barn was a very comfortable stay, the layout was nice it was also very clean and spacious,thanks  …see more

from £60 / night

£515 - £620 / week

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from £60 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Tavistock

Dartmoor National Park / Tavistock

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Child friendly
“What a lovely place to spend Christmas” Just returned from a week at the Old Shippon in Lamerton. The welcome we got from the owner was lovely and the welcome pack of goodies amazing. The Old Shippon is a converted Cow Shed with sleeping accommodati  …see more

from £60 / night

£415 - £1095 / week

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from £60 / night

(12) Excellent 

31

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

(9) Very Good 

25

Holiday barn rental

Charente-Maritime / La Rochelle

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
We are situated near the village of Landrais in the Charente Maritime on the west coast of France. Nearby are the historic towns of La Rochelle and Rochefort. This area is rich in History with many forts, Romanesque churches & Chateaux. Long sandy beaches just 20 mi  …see more

from £52 / night

£330 - £950 / week

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from £52 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday barn with golf nearby in Burnham-on-Crouch

Essex / Burnham-on-Crouch

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Very cosy and high spec - a great place for friends/family get away” We rented Swift Barn and the Granary for a group of 10 adults and 4 kids. It was perfect. The nicest place we have stayed - and we stay in quite a few places! Kitchen was fantastical  …see more

from £140 / night

£760 - £970 / week

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from £140 / night

(10) Excellent 

76

Loire-Atlantique / Pornic

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly

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from £70 / night

£415 - £765 / week

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from £70 / night

(1) Excellent 

56

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

(32) Excellent 

30

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

(28) Excellent 

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Holiday barn with shared pool in Lower Mill

Cirencester / Lower Mill

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Absolutely Perfect! We can't wait to go back!” This beautiful barn certainly has the wow factor as soon as you open the door. The setting is stunning, and so peaceful if you just want to relax and get away from it all. The house is spotless, and of  …see more

from £185 / night

£1070 - £2040 / week

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from £185 / night

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Holiday barn in Giez

Haute-Savoie / Giez

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
Barn in Giez, Nr. Annecy, Lake Annecy,Haute Savoie, Rhone-Alpes, France - Peaceful Location, Near Golf Course And Easy Access To All Local Activities  …see more

from £120 / night

£495 - £825 / week

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from £120 / 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

(30) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Newborough

Newborough / Llangaffo

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Child friendly
A great space to relax and unwind after a hard days enjoyment whether walking, cycling, boating, golfing, swimming, or simply lazing around reading and watching the wildlife.  …see more

from £95 / night

£580 - £940 / week

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from £95 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Montbron holiday barn rental

Montbron / Mainzac

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Fabulous Location!” Really enjoyed our holiday, fabulous location! The Farmhouse was superb, all mod cons. Great outdoor space for the children, pool was used by all. Some lovely villages around and excellent for biking and walking.  …see more

from £200 / night

£900 - £2500 / week

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from £200 / 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 £43 / night

£274 - £364 / week

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from £43 / night

(3) Excellent 

4

Mawddach Estuary holiday barn rental

Barmouth / Mawddach Estuary

3 5 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
This is a comfortably converted stone barn in a quiet location at 700ft above the magnificent Mawddach Estuary, amongst some of the most beautiful views in Wales. Only 1.5 miles from Barmouth's long sandy beach, The Barn is the ideal location for all kinds of holid  …see more

from £43 / night

£300 - £500 / week

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from £43 / night

(29) Excellent 

21

Holiday barn in Clawton

Holsworthy / Clawton

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
“relaxing weekend” we stayed at the stone barn for 40th birthday celebrations with a group of family and friends, including babies, toddlers and young children. the house was perfect for our needs and really homely, comfortable and good for socialising  …see more

from £199 / night

£995 - £2345 / week

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from £199 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday barn accommodation

Pembroke / Stackpole

7 14 Min stay varies

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
We have two architect-owned Barn conversions, Greenala sleeping 8 in three double and one twin room, and Potato sleeping 6 in two double and one twin room. Both have under-floor heating and log burners. The accomm is spacious and open plan, situated near the lovely S Pe  …see more

from £200 / night

£1000 - £2200 / week

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from £200 / night

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Barn rental in Ambert

Puy-de-Dome / Ambert

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
Spacious converted Auvergnat barn in the heart of the Livredois Forez National ParkLooking over secluded fields and woodland with a trout stream running through the garden and backing onto a traditional dairy farm, the sensitively and stylishly converted barn is  …see more

from £77 / night

£533 / week

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from £77 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Porthcothan Bay

Padstow / Porthcothan Bay

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect!” A beautiful and super equipped holiday home, just far enough from an bustle and close enough to many beautiful beaches. My 3 & 6 year old boys utterly loved the cottage and asked if we could move to Cornwall. Would definitely recommend, easy  …see more

from £100 / night

£725 / week

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from £100 / night

(13) Very Good 

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Holiday barn with golf nearby in Mumbles

Swansea / Mumbles

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
The renovated stone building that at one time was the stable to one of the original farm houses in Mumbles. This property has been sympathetically renovated keeping the old features & architecture, complimenting it with a high level of modern comforts and tech knowl  …see more

from £80 / night

£440 - £790 / week

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from £80 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Llanaber

Barmouth / Llanaber

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
Beautiful 5 star luxury converted holiday barn. Stunning sea views from your lounge and decking of both Llanaber and Barmouth beach and coastline along the peninsular. Only 2 miles to the Victorian holiday town of Barmouth.The Wales coastal Path is within sight.  …see more

from £119 / night

£576 - £1016 / week

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from £119 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Hope Cove

Salcombe / Hope Cove

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Swimming pool
“The Bakehouse provides the perfect holiday in a beautiful setting” I have been returning every year to Hope Cove for 14 years now and can't recommend it highly enough. The setting of Hope Barton Barns, of which the Bakehouse is just one property, - a  …see more

from £65 / night

£450 - £840 / week

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from £65 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Southole

Bideford / Southole

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“The perfect place to stay” Week St Mary is cosy and beautifully presented. The coastal and countryside walks are stunning but most of all the warm welcome made our stay very special  …see more

from £67 / night

£295 - £660 / week

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from £67 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Broughton-in-Furness

Duddon Valley / Broughton in Furness

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
“The house was very comforting lean and welcoming with magnificent views from its windows” The house was very clean and welcoming and the owners take pride in its upkeep. All the mod cons were there and the surroundings were beautiful.  …see more

from £100 / night

£830 / week

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from £100 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Winterton-on-Sea holiday barn rental

Norfolk / Winterton-on-Sea

12 26 Min stay varies

  • 12 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 26
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Child friendly
“High standard with great attention to detail.” We made a group booking and occupied all cottages for a recent long weekend. Everyone in our party was delighted with the high standard of this accommodation. Warm and cozy lounges; well-equipped kitchens  …see more

from £390 / night

£2850 - £4400 / week

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from £390 / night

(7) Very Good 

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Holiday barn in How Hill

Ludham / How Hill

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Child friendly
“very nice converted barn” we have been on a family holiday including our dog. the property was very new and warm, the location is in the countryside near ludham. Mat was the perfect landlord very helpful an available to our request. I can homestely  …see more

from £52 / night

£361 - £687 / week

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from £52 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Mithian

Cornwall / Mithian

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
Skyber Byghan is a semi-detached reverse level barn conversion attached to the owners property. Having undergone an extensive refurbishment including a newly fitted kitchen and bathroom the cottage now has a fresh contemporary feel with a beachy twist.<br />Frida  …see more

from £58 / night

£329 - £829 / week

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from £58 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in St Helens

St Helens / Carna, Co Wexford

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
Restored 200 year barn, fully updated but with many original heritage features maintained. Great garden for children and pets alike. Easy access to beaches, lanes for cycling and walking. Beach and shore fishing close by,  …see more

from £73 / night

£509 / week

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from £73 / 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 £162 / night

£847 - £968 / week

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from £162 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday barn rental

Dorset / Lyme Regis

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
The perfect hideaway for a coast and country holiday.   Country chic living in a spacious converted byre, in an exceptionally tranquil setting of country lanes, wooded hills and wildlife, yet only 15 minutes from the coast.  4-star rated by Visit England.<b  …see more

from £60 / night

£420 - £700 / week

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from £60 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Barn letting in Looe with golf nearby

Cornwall / Looe

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
The Water Mill at East Trenean Farm Tucked away on the south coast of Cornwall within an area of outstanding natural beauty, just 3 miles from the nearest beaches and town. Quiet and tranquil and a haven for wildlife. Beautiful barn with many original features compli  …see more

from £85 / night

£440 - £945 / week

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from £85 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Bradworthy

Devon / Bradworthy

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly
Billy's Barn is an idyllic barn conversion that offers a true get away from the daily grind, an escape to peace and tranquility where the only sound you will hear is birdsong and the chatter between the animals who live on this small holding farm. Just over 5 mile  …see more

from £44 / night

£305 - £720 / week

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from £44 / night

(25) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Freshwater East

Pembroke / Freshwater East

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“There is no better place to spend a holiday in Pembrokeshire!” We loved the house (completely renovated, large kitchen, huge bathroom with shower and bath, 3 bedrooms and a lovely living room), and the wonderful garden - not only the kids (10 years) e  …see more

from £75 / night

£470 - £1230 / week

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from £75 / night

(13) Very Good 

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Holiday barn with golf nearby in Burnham-on-Crouch

Essex / Burnham-on-Crouch

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Beautiful accommodation, superb location, warm welcome” We had a wonderful week staying in the Hayloft with our 2 children and large dog, Buster. The barn has been stylishly and sympathetically restored with bags of character. Great linen and a powe  …see more

from £100 / night

£560 - £770 / week

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from £100 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Kingsbridge holiday barn rental

Devon / Kingsbridge

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 11 km
  • Child friendly
The South Hams - a gem in Devon - lots to do inside and out. The Piggery is in the centre - go 25 mins maximum to wild coastline, swimming, cream teas, sailing, surfing, hiking, golf, fishing, Dartmoor, Totnes, Dartmouth, Kingsbridge and Salcombe. Or just stay in!<  …see more

from £75 / night

£330 - £820 / week

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from £75 / night

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Holiday barn in Otterham

Boscastle / Otterham

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
'Mowhay Barn', a high standard detached barn conversion in a delightful rural setting on a country side lane 6 miles from Boscastle, North Cornwall. Crackington Haven sandy beach is 5 miles. Bude beaches 7 miles. Coarse fishing on farm lake/circular walk..  …see more

from £45 / night

£402 - £1015 / week

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from £45 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday barn with golf nearby in Burnham-on-Crouch

Essex / Burnham-on-Crouch

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Luxury Barn conversion with Gym and Spa  …see more

from £120 / night

£660 - £870 / week

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from £120 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Holiday barn with swimming pool in Carcassonne

Aude / Carcassonne

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“Just wonderful!” Have just returned from three weeks at La Grange and have had a wonderful time. The house is in a quiet rural location (excellent for walking our dog) but is well served with local amenities. It is furnished and equipped to a really  …see more

from £85 / night

£595 - £1250 / week

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from £85 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Lerryn

Cornwall / Lerryn

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
“Stunning!!” Lerryn is a stunning part of Cornwall, we holiday there every year. We usually stay in the same cottage but this was not available, so we were lucky that Penn Barn was available for the dates we wanted. Having been to Lerryn many times we  …see more

from £135 / night

£525 - £1050 / week

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from £135 / night