If you're a keen fisherman, then a week by the river may well be your dream holiday. These holiday homes have all been selected with fishing in mind - private lakes, unlimited fishing, boats, licences and angling tuition are among the attractions.
And if some of your party aren't that keen on fishing, then there's no need to worry. With beautiful countryside and beaches, thriving towns and plenty of home comforts, there's something to make everyone fall hook, line and sinker for these properties.
The rental price quoted is for the Coach House, which sleeps 10 guests. For larger parties, the Dairy Cottage, which is accessed through the garden of the main house, can also be rented and this increases capacity to up to 13 guests.This very special Grade II listed l …see more
“This was the holiday house that makes you wish you owned it yourself”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2011
I took my family for a long weekend because I had work locally on the Monday. We found the Coach House online and thought the pictures and explanations looked ok. We are cautious because we have twin … More
“a unique place in a peaceful setting”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2011
A great holiday cottage/home with all the mod cons but loads of character in a peaceful setting. Well equiped kitchen with great dining room. The lounge and sunroom are spacious with a nice log burner… More
“Excellent facilities, lovely house and garden and very welcoming - a great place for an extended family to celebrate.”
Reviewed 2 Nov 2013
Spotlessly clean and with good sized bedrooms. Plenty of indoor activities for all. Great barbecue. Thoroughly recommended. Tip - find out where to get newspapers. Richmond town and castle good to… More
Child friendly ; Car essential; Pet friendly;
This very well appointed cottage offers total detail to home comforts; READY NOW "After complete renovations. Newly refurbished east wing of Elizabethan Court House, home of the Lord of the Manor. Wonderful country walks with fantastic views. Easy reach to all ame …see more
Child friendly ; Car not necessary; Pet friendly;
The Gothic Mansion is a fine grade 2 listed former convent. Situated close to the the heart of Bristol. It benefits from magnificent views across the city. The Mansion is a unique and special place which provides much needed accommodation for large families who wish to …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; Ask about pets;
The Manor House, Richards Castle, Ludlow is an outstandingly situated country house surrounded by superb gardens and grounds with far reaching views and it's own private golf course. The Manor House is situated above the village of Richards Castle and only three mi …see more
The Manor House is a fantastic place for holiday with family. There was something for all to do and the golf provided hours of fun for 10 yearolds to 60 yearolds. The accommodation was superb and the… More
“Wonderful house and gardens”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2011
We spend a wonderful week in the Ludlow Manor House. The house was very comfortable with plenty of room for our party of six adults and two children and we were warmly welcomed by the house manager, … More
Skendleby Hall is a magnificent English Grade II listed country house available for rent. This beautiful large mansion is situated within the Lincolnshire Wolds. Skendleby Hall has far reaching views across gently rolling countryside. The mansion was designed by renowne …see more
Had a fantastic weekend at Skendleby Hall, went with friends and family to celebrate my husbands birthday. Now looking for an excuse to stay again!… More
Thank you Sarah - we are delighted that you had a good time at Skendleby Hall and really hope you will return. Ruth and David
“A stunning house with lots to do”
Reviewed 17 Mar 2015
Skendleby hall is a beautiful building set in a stunning part of the country. The house is huge and there's no end of entertainment inside. The owners are very friendly and live moments away, meaning … More
Thank you for your lovely review of the Hall. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon.
“Incredible Experience and very helpful organisers”
Reviewed 25 Nov 2015
The house is enormous so it's worth having a phone to keep in touch with each other. The facilities are fantastic - the only problem is time goes too quickly!… More
Thank you for your lovely review, we hope you can stay with us again.
Boasting heaps of period features, you'd be forgiven for thinking you were on the set of Sense and Sensibility! Plas Hen, an historic, 15th Century Welsh manor house, is ideal for large family and group celebrations. With large and spacious rooms, and its own priva …see more
This is the third time I have been lucky enough to stay at Plas Hen. We go there with friends, sometimes as a lads weekend, and sometimes with partners. The adventure starts as you crest the high pass… More
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car advised;
Glenmore Manor is a stunning 18th century family home set in the Criagavon countryside.The house which was lovingly renovated throughout by owners Pat and Eileen still retains its beautiful period features but offers many modern conveniences and a warm welcome to guests …see more
Glenmore House Manor combines Victorian style with elegant touches that has its own speciality. It is a luxurious, first class and feels very homely inviting as we really enjoyed our time there. We s… More
Child friendly ; No pets allowed; Private garden;
**NEW for 2017 - 8 seated HUGE HOT TUB with lights & sound system**
A perfect house for family reunions, special occasions or a great meeting point for friends. Manor Farm, built in 1855, offers a superb Victorian experience, with its large high ceiling rooms and origi …see more
St Caprais Maison de Maitre is 200 years old and offers all the charms of an old French country side property only 20 minutes from beautiful beaches of Royan area and lots of stunning historical towns such as Cognac & Talmont. The nearest charming town of Gemozac h …see more
“Wonderful well equipped home, close to lovely beaches”
Reviewed 29 Sep 2012
The house is set in the most beautiful location with lovely gardens in a quiet setting but within a central location for easy access to the whole of the region and it's beaches and historic centres.
“We had a lovely holiday and would happily spend our holiday there all over again!”
Reviewed 3 Jul 2013
Overall a lovely place to get away to, in a good location close enough to sea and some fantastic beaches yet not in the thick of it all. The property was in good order, very spacious and well equippe… More
Balinakill nestles on a hillside in 7 acres of peaceful grounds on the west side of the Kintyre Peninsula in Argyll, easily accessible by air, boat or road. This impressive victorian country house retains a wealth of period features and is set in mature gardens on the e …see more
Balinakill really is an amazing place. We travelled via plane, train and automobile to reach our destination and everyone was dumb-struck at just how beautiful the house is.
Our party ranged in age f… More
“amazing house with fantastic garden space.”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2014
A wonderful birthday weekend for a big bunch of friends. The house has plenty of space for everyone staying without feeling on top of each other. Two very big living rooms not to mention the sunroo… More
Reviewed 12 Nov 2013
We stayed here with a group of friends and had a brilliant time. The location of the house is great and there was everything we needed to ensure we all enjoyed ourselves. Ann, the owner, was helpful a… More
**** when booking please specify if you are interested in self catering reservation (entire house) or a private bedroom b&b ****6 en suite individually designed bedrooms, king size antique beds, open fireplaces. Relax in two private loungerooms. Breakfasts made to s …see more
Située au COEUR des VIGNOBLES BORDELAIS Cette ELEGANTE et CHALEUREUSE demeure XVIII°, a gardé son prestige EMPIRE tout en jouissant du confort et des dernières technologies. Entourés de son parc arboré et fleuri, elle met à votre disposition ses salons intérie …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; No pets allowed;
The ideal venue for a large group or family gathering!
Featured here are all 8 of the individual properties that together form the estate at Cannington Grange - when booked together they can sleep up to 44 people plus cots.
Each property can be booked individually or …see more
Apartment 3 (70m ²): The apartment offers accommodation for 5 people. It has a bedroom with double bed and a single bed and is accessed through a walk in closet room with large wardrobe. In this room one sleeps with the stars in the night sky peeping through the skylig …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
IMPORTANT CUSTOMER NOTICE: HOLIDAY LETTINGS AND TRIPADVISOR SUGGEST NIGHTLY RATES ARE AVAILABLE. THIS IS NOT TRUE. OUR WEEKS, MID-WEEKS AND WEEKENDS ARE SOLD AS FIXED PRICE BOOKING SLOTS (SEE THE NOTES TO THE RENTAL RATES FOR MORE DETAIL) AND PRICES ARE NOT CALCULATED U …see more
Great Tangley Manor a Grade I listed 11th Century Moated Manor house lovingly restored by Glyn & Anne Powell-Evans. The house is surrounded by beautiful Victorian gardens and is situated on the edge of the Surrey Hills. We are able to offer seclusion and tranquillity wi …see more
Great Tangley Manor is a wonderful property in a great location. The gardens are beautiful and the overall stay was a great experience for my family who travelled over from Germany for our wedding. I … More
Reviewed 17 May 2013
We stayed at Great Tangley manor for my husband’s 40th birthday with family - It was amazing - All I could have hoped for and more - The wow factor is really indescribable - Have to see it to believ… More
“Party of 7 (3 bedroom option) - We all love Love LOVED Great Tangley Manor!”
Reviewed 15 Nov 2012
The whole process, from booking, arriving, staying and leaving was easy (well as easy as leaving such a lovely house can be!). Nicho kept us well informed and provided all the information we could pos… More
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car advised;
Orton Hall is a 17th Century Manor House carefully converted into self-catering suites sharing a Great Hall and six acres of gardens and woodland.
The Royalist Suite on the ground floor is a period gem with a fully wood-panelled living room, impressive fireplace and a …see more
The Royalist Suite at Orton Hall was lovely. The place was relatively clean, the bedding lovely, white and cotton, and the bed was really comfortable. Stephanie was filled with helpful advice and was … More
Reviewed 6 Mar 2014
We had a wonderful stay at the Hall, fascinating building, and would imagine it is fabulous in summer! Very clean, very comfortable, thank you for the welcome pack!… More
Reviewed 11 Feb 2014
Stayed here for wedding anniversary - grand surroundings, very comfortable apartment and fabulous scenery. The apartment was amazing - perfect for a romantic weekend, or just a fancy w/e away. Great w… More
Child friendly ; Pet friendly; Private garden;
Fully refurbished two storey Victorian Manor House nestled in the beauty of the Lincolnshire Wolds. Leading through the oak front door from the 'carriage' drive way is access to the hallway, three reception rooms, large kitchen, utility room, shower room and conservator …see more
Hi we checked in and each and everyone one of us went hunting our rooms lol.
Positive: Nice big house, very very quite area, great views all round the house. Great rooms and bathrooms aswell, nice… More
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car essential;
The origin of the Château dates back to the 16th c. . It was renovated once in the 19thc. and a second time in the 21st c.. It was the country mansion of Baron Alibert, the King's private doctor in the early 19thc.Located in South West France, in the region of Mid …see more
The stunning interior of this unique barn-conversion is matched only by the uninterrupted views of the Severn Valley it affords. Wonderful old beams on both the ground and first floor, as well as cosy log burners make this spacious property warm and welcoming.
Not ove …see more
“A fantasic holiday house in need of tender loving care from the owners.”
Reviewed 27 Aug 2011
What a fantastic house for a large group of people,we were a party of 12
Owners had thoughtfully left wine,cookies and flowers for us.
However after half an hour of looking we could not find the 7 b… More
Penpont is one of the finest Grade 1 listed houses in the Brecon Beacons National Park. The house was built in 1666, the descendants still live there today, and it is the centre of a working rural estate.Penpont lies about 4 miles west of Brecon on the A40. The drivew …see more
High ceilings and original wooden floors throughout the house give a feeling of space and warmth. The house dates from 18C but was extensively remodelled in 19C in the Directoire style. The ground floor comprises a 40ft salon with wood panelling, chandeliers, big sofas, …see more
“Fantastic and comfortable family home in a great location”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2013
We thoroughly enjoyed our holiday at Le Manoir Nord and would highly recommend a stay there. The manoir was perfect for a large group and we had many a happy meal around the lovely glass table outside… More
Reviewed 17 Nov 2012
Very nice house and grounds. Ideal for a large family holiday. We hired the bed linen and towels as an extra: towels very good; not so much the bedlinen.… More
Reviewed 13 Jun 2012
Very good spacious house with attractive gardens and tennis court. Well furnished with Sky and wifi access. Ensuite bathroom could do with some updating. Good restaurants and several golf courses … More
The impressive Manor house, with its indoor pool offers extremely spacious and comfortable facilities on an exclusive use, self catering basis. The 19 bedrooms are all en suite and include family, double and twin rooms. Perfectly located within the Exmoor National Park …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Ask about pets;
Sleeps 12. 6 bedroom house. Stunning 17th Century 'Maison de Maitre', set on a hilltop with beautiful views over the peaceful countryside and close to the market town Monsegur with restaurants and all amenities. With 3 bathrooms and a wonderful pool with pool …see more
Child friendly ; Car essential; Air conditioning;
Tastefuly renovated, this m²350 country house stands in the heart of beautiful sunny Provence. 5 bedrooms with 4 bathrooms en-suiteThe private park of Mediterranean trees hosts a large swimming pool, a tennis court, a jacuzzi and a boules playing field.Surrounded by vi …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Luxurious country mansion in 70 acres of estate grounds near Moffat.
(Discounted rate for 3 nights or more - contact us for quote)
Accommodating up to 18 guests in nine luxurious bedrooms. The house is ideal for special occasions including family reunions, anniversari …see more
“A wonderful period property prepared for modern day living”
Reviewed 7 Jul 2015
Such a breath-taking house made such a fantastic stay!
From the moment you drive up to the front door until you climb into one of the huge comfortable beds at night, you are amazed by this wonderful … More
“This house is amazing”
Reviewed 8 Apr 2015
We stayed at Dumcrieff house for my daughters hen weekend. It was perfect in every way. I would highly recommend it and will definitely book it again. We all had a fantastic time and went into Moff… More
“Wonderful house in a beautiful area”
Reviewed 6 Jan 2016
We have just returned from a few days break at this beautiful house over New Year. It was the first time that the whole of my family have got together in one place at one time.
What a fantastic house… More
Rockmount Country House offers excellent self-catering facilities at the foot of the majestic Mountains of Mourne on the beautiful south Down coast.The property is just 1 mile from Newcastle town centre which has many shops and restaurants as well as the beach and prome …see more
Nearest beach 65 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
• Spacious comfortable accommodation for up to 4 people in historic manor house.
• Well equipped kitchen diner, large comfortable sitting room and two spacious bedrooms each with a Super King Bed and en suite bath/shower room. Lobby at ground level, kitchen and …see more
You’ll find plenty of secluded bygone charm mixed with stylish contemporary living when you come to stay at Glandŵr Tresaith. Make this 200 year-old Welsh country house yours, ideal for a holiday or an extended break with family and friends. Oozing with Georgian grac …see more
“The most beautiful cottage and surroundings, a perfect Christmas.”
Reviewed 22 Jan 2015
From the moment my little boy and I arrived at Glandwr to meet the rest of our family who were already there, we were breath-taken by how beautiful, cosy and welcoming the house was. The rooms were cl… More
Thank you for your wonderful review. I'm so pleased that you had a wonderful time at Glandwr. Please come back again sometime. All the best, Nikki.
“80th Birthday wonderful suprise.”
Reviewed 20 Jan 2015
We were met and settled in by the owner, who could not have been more welcoming.The house is amazing so spacious, comfortable,beautiful, and clean, they had even put Christmas decorations up for us.Th… More
Thank you for your lovely review Joan, for taking the time to post it, and of course for the lovely card you sent me. All the best, hope to see you again, Nikki.
“A perfect venue for a coastal holiday”
Reviewed 19 Jan 2015
Glandwr is a gorgeous, well equipt and spacious house which is a short walk from a beautiful cove and waterfall. The manager and owner did everything possible to make our family holiday comfortable an… More
It was a pleasure to accommodate you all at Glandwr. Thanks so much for your review, please stay again soon. Take care, Nikki.
Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised; Ask about pets;
The East Wing is part of a 14th Century Manor House in the heart of the Breton countryside. A state-recognised site of historic interest, the manor has a fascinating history and the original owners, the Rouxels, an ancient crest of arms. Next to a working farm, The East …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car essential;
Beautifully restored 18th century Italian manor house apartment with swimming pool. Wooden beamed ceiling throughout. Two double bedrooms, kitchen-diner and large living room. Fully furnished to high standards with washing machine, gas hob, oven etc. Located in Nort …see more
Grand Mauroux has been extensively renovated and has 6 ensuite bedrooms, 2 sitting rooms, dinning room and kitchen. The Mezzanine has facilities for snacks,coffee, cold drinks etc. Set in the countryside, yet close to Castillonnés, with it's weekly market, for al …see more
“Fantastic house superb location - ideal for relaxing and sightseeing”
Reviewed 28 Oct 2011
Barbara and Alison Coad the owners of Grand Mauroux could not have been more helpful or accommodating on arrival. The House itself is superb with every amenity you could need and the rooms furnished … More
Discover the most beautiful parts of Sweden from your luxurious beach front villa 30 minutes from the centre of Stockholm. Renovated 2007, the villa encompasses 3 reception rooms, 4 bedrooms, sauna and a relax room. 200m2 of terass is surrounding the house, allowing for …see more