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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

(41) Excellent 

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Aylsham holiday barn rental

Norfolk / Aylsham

2 3 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 nights min
  • 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

(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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from £55 / night

(4) Excellent 

14

Holiday barn in Rhydwyn

Rhydwyn / Church Bay

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
The LOFT B&B at PEN Y GRAIG is a cosy and romantic self contained first floor barn apartment with white washed walls, exposed beams, original barn doors, pine floors and views from the living room to the sea. 3 night minimum stay on Bank Holiday weekends and from M  …see more

from £89 / night

£623 / week

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from £89 / 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 £74 / night

£518 / week

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from £74 / night

(53) Excellent 

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Barn rental in St Eval

Cornwall / St Eval

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Child friendly
“Hotel luxury+family facilities= Middle Lanherne Barn” We stayed at the barn as a large family with ages from 1-78. All of whom were very impressed. A completely lovely setting with everything you could wish for to enable you to thoroughly enjoy the Co  …see more

from £150 / night

£650 - £1750 / week

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from £150 / 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

(1) Excellent 

4

Holiday barn in Kilkhampton

Bude / Kilkhampton

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Pet friendly
in a countryside location yet only a short drive to the beach this delightful detached barn, with exposed beams, has been lovingly converted to a high standard offering excellent accommodation in a tranquil spot with country views. Situated clo...  …see more

from £43 / night

£295 - £585 / week

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from £43 / 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 rental

Cornwall / St Just

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Relaxing comfort in a lovely property with excellent facilities” We booked both barns for a family get together over New Year. We received a warm welcome and immediately felt at home in the property.The design and furnishing of both properties has bee  …see more

from £140 / night

£778 - £1722 / week

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from £140 / 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 £135 / night

£830 / week

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from £135 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Les Salles Lavauguyon

Les Salles Lavauguyon / Raverlat

4 11 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool
“First class luxury in a rural setting” The barn at Ravelat provided our extended family group with all the comforts of home and more! High standard facilities inside and out and roomy accommodation made it perfect for our range of needs. A car is e  …see more

from £115 / night

£800 - £1600 / week

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from £115 / 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

£348 / week

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from £87 / night

(12) Very Good 

17

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

(5) Excellent 

14

Holiday barn in Helston

Cornwall / Helston

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
“First Class Accommodation that I would recommend to anyone.” The accommodation is First Class. It is comfortable and well appointed with all the amenities you could wish for. The owner not only provided breakfast items but also many other items were a  …see more

from £70 / night

£295 - £665 / week

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from £70 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Whitby

Scarborough District / Whitby

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
The Granary is a two story barn conversion set on the owners small holding two miles from Whitby in the North York Moors National Parks. The cottage sleeps six people in three bedrooms, consisting of one kingsize double and two twin rooms as well as a bathroom with se  …see more

from £105 / night

£795 / week

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from £105 / night

(29) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Gorran Haven

Cornwall / Gorran Haven

3 5 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.05 km
  • Child friendly
“Great place to stay but abit out of the way for us” Loved the cpttage great view would be great in the summer just abit out of the way for us as we had a baby and the nearest ship was half hour away for us there is a shop there but only opens once a w  …see more

from £57 / night

£395 - £925 / week

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from £57 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Merrion

Pembrokeshire / Merrion

1 12 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 12
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask about pets
“Friendly relaxed place to stay close to several beautiful beaches” I stayed here for a weekend and me and my fiance and young toddler had a lovely time. The bunkhouse is nicely decorated and cosy and the welcome is warm and friendly. There are a coupl  …see more

from £190 / night

£1330 / week

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from £190 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Chillington

Devon / Chillington

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Number One Swallows' Flight is a 19th Century newly converted barn built of stone and wood, set in a restored cobbled farmyard. A luxurious rural retreat, it is entirely open plan and sleeps two adults with the option of adding in a cot and/or two children on the s  …see more

from £90 / night

£500 - £990 / week

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from £90 / 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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from £180 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Chwilog with indoor pool, tennis court

Gwynedd / Chwilog

5 10 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Holiday Barn Chwilog, Near Pwllhelli and Abersoch Tennis, Pool, Secluded location, Abersoch 20 minutes, Llyn Peninsula, Snowdonia, Swimming Pool, BBQ, tennis court <br />Small Group Booking (maximum 10 people) for reduced rates, please contact us.  …see more

from £237 / night

£1653 - £2850 / week

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from £237 / night

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Barn rental in Winterton-on-Sea

Norfolk / Winterton-on-Sea

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
1 of 3 pretty converted barns set in rolling countryside on the coast these detached and semi-detached properties have been lovingly restored and stylishly furnished by the owners who have gone to great lengths to offer beautiful accommodation wit...  …see more

from £63 / night

£440 - £930 / week

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from £63 / night

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Vayrac holiday barn rental

Lot / Vayrac

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Private garden
DORDOGNE.LOT.CORREZE.SARLAT. CARENNAC PECH MERLE.ROCAMADOUR.COLLONGES.KAYAK.CHASSE.PECHE.GOLF.  …see more

from £105 / night

£435 / week

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from £105 / 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 £110 / night

£420 - £935 / week

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from £110 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Gower

Swansea County / Gower

4 15 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly
The barn has been converted into very comfortable accommodation aimed at people who enjoys the outdoors. The barn can accommodate 13 persons in 4 bedrooms, one of which has disabled access. An extra 2 can be accommodated for sole occupancy (if required) on put up beds.  …see more

from £240 / night

£1400 / week

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from £240 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Barn rental in Moutiers-les-Mauxfaits

Vendee / Moutiers-les-Mauxfaits

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
Need to find out more about the resort then goto www.latranchesurmer.com  …see more

from £58 / night

£400 - £995 / week

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from £58 / night

(2) Excellent 

19

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

(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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from £100 / night

(25) Excellent 

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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 £98 / night

£700 - £960 / week

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from £98 / night

(48) Excellent 

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North Walsham holiday barn rental

North Walsham / Ridlington/Walcott Coastal Towns

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.6 km
  • Child friendly
“What a lovely place to stay, friendly owners and great location” My family arrived to celebrate a surprise 50th birthday..the owners joined in with surprising my partner which was lovely. We were greeted with a welcome basket of goodies and the proper  …see more

from £85 / night

£595 - £1348 / week

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from £85 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Bentwitchen

Barnstaple / Bentwitchen

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“An exquisite place to stay!” This has got to be one of our best holiday cottage finds to date! The house was spacious, comfortable and catered for all our needs! We really didn't want to go home. It is set amongst the beautiful Devonshire countryside  …see more

from £56 / night

£388 - £1012 / week

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from £56 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Perranuthnoe

Cornwall / Perranuthnoe

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
Relaxing, comfortable and welcoming - a room with a view plus much more.  …see more

from £81 / night

£392 - £795 / week

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from £81 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Langton Herring

Weymouth / Langton Herring

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful cottage, Amazing location.” One of the best cottages we've ever stayed in. It was such a surprise when we opened the door to the bright, open beamed cottage. The owners were so welcoming, and all the little extras they put in the cottage r  …see more

from £126 / night

£569 / week

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from £126 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday barn in Bude

Cornwall / Bude

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • 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 £75 / night

£285 - £700 / week

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from £75 / 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

£450 - £600 / week

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from £95 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday barn rental

Narberth / Canaston Wood

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
“Fabulous stay in all ways” We came down to Pembrokeshire for a family party in Narberth. The barn was easy to find and with good parking. We arrived at the barn and we were really pleasantly surprised at the quality of the accommodation. The decor and  …see more

from £169 / night

£684 - £1950 / week

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from £169 / 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

(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

£518 - £727 / week

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from £74 / night

(24) 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

(2) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Gorran

Cornwall / Gorran

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Charming traditional barn conversion with modern lifestyle features ideal for self catering. 3 Bedrooms with private bathroom faciilities and fully equipped for family use.<br />Close to the Eden Project and The Lost Gardens of Heligan.  …see more

from £71 / night

£550 - £1300 / week

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from £71 / night