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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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(34) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Burgh le Marsh

Skegness / Burgh le Marsh

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool
“just a fantastic family holiday” We have just got back from a week in this fantastic barn,7 adults and 6 children.what a brilliant time we had,the children didnt want to go home they had so much fun they are already asking if we are going back,the bar  …see more

from £125 / night

£700 - £2150 / week

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from £125 / night

(35) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Bude

Bude-Stratton / Bude

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“The "Hayloft" is a stunning property catering for all your family holiday needs” We (3 adults, 2 children, & 1 dog) stayed at the "Hayloft" in October 2014. The property is of a very high standard with lots of room and outstanding views. All bedrooms  …see more

from £120 / night

£450 - £1850 / week

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from £120 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Fairbourne holiday barn rental

Gwynedd / Fairbourne

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
“Miss” Fully equipped cottage in a beautiful location. Owners excellent - nothing was too much trouble. Ideal for walking and exploring the North Wales area with the added bonus of pony trekking on the doorstep. Equestrian Centre run by the owner of th  …see more

from £95 / night

£425 - £600 / week

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from £95 / 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

(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

(9) Excellent 

23

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

4

Holiday barn rental

Cornwall / Beacon

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Pet friendly
stylish barn conversion with far reaching sea views this modern barn conversion offers superb holiday accommodation for couples or families. Tucked away in a peaceful spot you are just a short drive from the beaches, shops and pubs. Convenientl...  …see more

from £58 / night

£400 - £920 / week

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from £58 / night

(10) Excellent 

15

Holiday barn in Bude

Bude-Stratton / Bude

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
“Peaceful” Had a lovely week at Stoneleigh Knowle. Booking was really easy and the owner provided information on local area. Property is well equipped and clean.  …see more

from £47 / night

£325 - £695 / week

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from £47 / night

(12) Excellent 

20

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 £90 / night

£552 - £723 / week

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from £90 / night

(41) Excellent 

24

Aylsham holiday barn rental

Norfolk / Aylsham

2 3 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 9 km
  • Ask about pets
“Rest and Relaxation” Jerry's Barn is a perfect retreat with lots of finishing touches, which we both appreciated. When we arrived there was a bottle of wine, biscuits, milk, teabags etc., and the barn itself if clean, comfortable, well situated and ve  …see more

from £72 / night

£375 - £525 / week

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from £72 / night

(15) Very Good 

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Holiday barn in Widecombe in the Moor

Dartmoor National Park / Widecombe in the Moor

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Child friendly
“Gorgeous, warm cottage, very comfortable” The cottage is beautiful, with a lot of oak (the clue is in the name!) on display, The bedrooms and en-suites are luxurious, with clever lighting and all conveniences. Upstairs is open plan and airy with a sma  …see more

from £160 / night

£770 - £1250 / week

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from £160 / night

(5) Excellent 

23

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

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Woolacombe

Devon / Woolacombe

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic barn conversion” A lovely barn conversion, spotlessly clean and all that is required for a self catering break. We stayed for 4 nights and Kev was great at getting the house ready for us at such short notice as our camping trip turned into  …see more

from £85 / night

£550 - £895 / week

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from £85 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Saint Newlyn East

Newquay / Saint Newlyn East

5 11 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
“A wonderful golden wedding anniversary weekend with family” What can I say this barn was everything and more than we expected it to be . We had such a lovely time. It was well equipped with everything you could possibly need , and very clean throughou  …see more

from £200 / night

£1330 - £2870 / week

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from £200 / night

(6) Excellent 

15

Mold holiday barn rental

Flintshire / Mold

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
A wonderful holiday hideaway in rural farm location. A quirky, quaint, clean and comfortable and cosy self-contained barn conversion on first floor and accessed via outside stone steps in courtyard of traditional farm buildings with slate roofs and hanging baskets. Co  …see more

from £55 / night

£250 - £275 / week

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from £55 / night

23

Holiday barn with shared pool in Courpignac

Charente-Maritime / Courpignac

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
barn conversion in charente maritime,country house,ensuite facilities,parquet flooring,uk satellite tv, office with pc,<br />We are located in the village of Courpignac which has a bakers shop only 60 metres from us.  …see more

from £115 / night

£375 - £720 / week

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from £115 / night

24

Barn rental in Camelford with golf nearby

Camelford / Lanteglos

4 8 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
Nestling in wooded country, just outside the tiny hamlet of Lanteglos and close to the North Cornish coast, The Stone Barn has been imaginatively converted from a former farm building, creating a very attractive, family-friendly home.  …see more

from £216 / night

£862 - £1739 / week

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from £216 / night

(25) Excellent 

21

Holiday barn in Cockermouth

Lake District / Cockermouth

4 12 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Comfortable accommodation in perfectly peaceful surroundings” My family and I stayed at Croft House Barn for a long weekend. The barn was clean, warm and comfortable with plenty space for all 9 of us and our dogs. The surrounding countryside was beaut  …see more

from £106 / night

£750 - £960 / week

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from £106 / night

(8) Very Good 

24

Holiday barn in Rhiw

Gwynedd / Rhiw

4 12 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly
Nestled under the bulk of Mynydd Rhiw, and sheltered by woodland, this house, set in some 16 acres, enjoys views over rolling countryside to Snowdonia and to the sea. The woodlands, owned by the National Trust, abound in wildlife, are ideal for bird watchers, walkers.  …see more

from £41 / night

£287 - £638 / week

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from £41 / night

(1) Average 

16

Holiday barn in Rackenford

Tiverton / Rackenford

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 49 km
  • Child friendly
A countryside farmhouse in rural Devon ideal for exploring or cycling. Safe and enclosed garden perfect for children and dogs. Wood burning stove, large gas range and down stairs bedrooms with bathrooms. Close to Exmoor and within reach of the North Coast of Woolacomb  …see more

from £52 / night

£360 - £870 / week

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from £52 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Wickmere

Cromer / Wickmere

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
Updated for 2013 Owl now has gas central heating, a new bathroom and separate WC. This simple but comfortable converted barn sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms (one double and 2 twin bedrooms) which open from the main living space. The seating area, dining space and kitchen area a  …see more

from £120 / night

£470 - £935 / week

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from £120 / night

(3) Very Good 

12

Holiday barn in Wereham

King's Lynn / Wereham

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
“Peaceful, relaxing and a superb break from home!” We've just come back from three nights in Stable 1 and we've had a super, relaxing family time! Jackie and Tony were brilliant hosts - chocolate eclairs, tea/coffee on arrival, a beautiful, clean cosy  …see more

from £100 / night

£365 / week

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from £100 / night

(8) Excellent 

15

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

(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

(4) Excellent 

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Barn accommodation in Seaton

Devon / Seaton

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
Barn in Colyford, Nr. Seaton,Devon, England. Awarded 4 Star Gold & 100% Cleanliness by Visit England - Set In A Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty And Within Easy Reach Of Seaton, Lyme Regis And Sidmouth  …see more

from £100 / night

£442 - £792 / week

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from £100 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday barn with golf nearby in Burnham-on-Crouch

Essex / Burnham-on-Crouch

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Luxury barn conversion with gym and spa.  …see more

from £220 / night

£1380 - £1910 / week

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from £220 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Tremain holiday barn rental

Cardigan / Tremain

1 5 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Child friendly
“MAGICAL, TRANQUIL HOLIDAY - didn't want to leave!” Wow - what a magical place! We loved the secluded woodland and peacefulness of the whole area - just sitting by the balcony with the doors open listening to the wildlife and enjoying the countrysi  …see more

from £70 / night

£420 - £595 / week

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from £70 / night

(25) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Downderry

Cornwall / Downderry

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Terrific - a perfect break!!” We booked the Moohey for a week's break in Cornwall and chance to get together with our children for our Ruby wedding anniversary celebration. The whole experience was an absolute delight!! The Moohey is a wonderful p  …see more

from £75 / night

£545 - £695 / week

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from £75 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Helford River

Helston / Helford River

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“If you are looking for a great place for family and friends to enjoy Cornwall without the crowds look no further” We have just spent a very relaxing time over the New Year with our good friends who made the way to Higher Boden all the way from Hexham  …see more

from £150 / night

£600 - £1350 / week

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(10) Very Good 

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Llanfaethlu holiday barn rental

Anglesey / Llanfaethlu

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
“Great location, fabulous cottage” Just returned from wonderful family holiday, great location, fab beach within easy walk. Cottage spacious and comfortable, gorgeous bedding. Kitchen extremely well equipped. Owner very friendly and accommodating. Eve  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 - £950 / week

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Pelynt holiday barn rental

Looe / Pelynt

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
Old Lanwarnick is a very special, peaceful place to enjoy a holiday and is perfect for all occasions from birthdays and anniversaries to simple relaxation and recreation. This peaceful retreat is set in its own 34 acres of beautiful, unspoilt pasture and woodland. Hob N  …see more

from £250 / night

£1000 - £2000 / week

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from £250 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Bamburgh holiday barn rental

Northumberland / Bamburgh

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
Puffin Cottage is is an impressive, superbly converted stone barn which provides ample living space and self catering accommodation in a quiet location close to the sea shore in Budle Bay, Bamburgh. Puffin Cottage has all the facilities you will need including a cosy, w  …see more

from £91 / night

£635 - £1200 / week

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(38) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Llanidloes with swimming pool

Powys / Llanidloes

12 32 Min stay varies

  • 12 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 32
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 48 km
  • Swimming pool
“Spacious accommodation, spectacular location, what more do you need!” For my husbands 60th birthday we anxiously read the reviews worrying that it would meet our needs - from new born to 60! We were truly amazed at the attention to detail for the pr  …see more

from £700 / night

£3800 - £4800 / week

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from £700 / 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

(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

(16) Very Good 

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Holiday barn in Montreuil-sur-Mer

Pas-de-Calais / Montreuil-sur-Mer

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Child friendly
“Excellent Location” Excellent Location for walks, peaceful, lots of places to visit just a short drive away, to keep all ages amused, theme parks, museums, steam trains, aqua park e.t.c, Azincourt, Dunkirk. Stayed with my wife and 12 year old niece.  …see more

from £47 / night

£325 - £350 / week

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(24) Excellent 

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Holiday barn rental

North Berwick / Drem

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
“Great Holiday Cottage” The Byre Cottage is in a lovely quite part of the Scottish Country side, only a few miles from some scenic beaches, the area is great for golfers a different course everyday. The Cottage as everthing you need for a self c  …see more

from £65 / night

£360 - £570 / week

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from £65 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Les Leches holiday barn rental

Bergerac / Les Leches

4 9 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
The barn has 2 large double bedrooms and 2 twin bedrooms. It could sleep upto 10 people, with a sofabed or cots. It is light and airy, with unlimited Wifi and UK tv, and is well equipped throughout. The riverside position adds a unique place to relax and escape.  …see more

from £180 / night

£1250 - £1595 / week

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(1) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Weymouth

Dorset / Weymouth

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
Nestled in the gentle rolling hills of the Dorset countryside sits the stunning Little Barn. Renovated to a very high standard with clean lines and a modern touch, Little Barn is a retreat from the stresses of modern life. With spacious living areas, under floor heating  …see more

from £175 / night

£1500 / week

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(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