Get away from it all and enjoy the luscious scenery of a secluded countryside setting by booking one of these fabulous cosy holiday cottages. Choose from country cottages in England, tranquil gites in France and cottages in Wales with log fires and breathtaking views.
You may prefer to visit the splendid country of Ireland and stay in a traditional Irish cottage - enjoying long leisurely walks before soaking up the Celtic atmosphere in great local pubs. Alternatively, choose a Scottish lodge by a loch or in the mountains and relax as you marvel at the beauty of the great outdoors.
For the more adventurous, look further afield and enjoy the serenity of a country cottage in a hidden overseas location. Pick somewhere in a peaceful forest or mountain setting and enjoy long walks or energetic bike rides.
Deanfield Coach House is in the heart of the magnificent historic Forest of Dean, in the village of Parkend, this characterful Visit England 4 star gold property combines superb modern comfort with lovely original features, it backs onto cycle/walking trails and the Nag …see more
Located in the heart of the Kent countryside Oak cottage provides a beautiful and relaxing environment. It's open plan living room with quaint exposed brick and beams has a southerly aspect and looks out over the beautiful formal gardens at Landews. Where better to enjo …see more
Stayed in Oak cottage August bank holiday week and have to say it was very relaxing, Wendy & Nigel were there to meet us nad were very friendly and welcoming. Oak cottage is perfect to just chill and … More
“Fantastic spot - and so friendly”
Reviewed 16 Apr 2014
We stayed at Oak cottage for a few days and it really is a lovely place, down a quiet lane, in beautiful countryside. Nigel and Wendy who run it were really friendly and helpful, thank you very much!… More
“Lovely, idilic, and friendly.”
Reviewed 14 Jan 2014
Great service, even had fresh eggs from the hens and ducks. The house was beautiful great facilities main bedroom overlooked the lakes.… More
Set at the top of the complex and on the edge of meadowland, Top Meadow offers stunning views over an expanse of open countryside, Top Meadow cottage is a special place to enjoy your self catering holiday at any time of year.Top Meadow is set in the heart of the Lune Va …see more
Our lovely 3 bedroom, air-conditioned home comes with everything you will need for your stay in Perth. A fantastic outdoor entertaining area complete with swimming pool(with solar blanket), BBQ and lounges makes this an ideal retreat for couples and families.The cottage …see more
We stayed at Lemon Tree Cottage end of March/early April. This was our second stay at the cottage. For us it is a real home from home. There is everything you could possibly need for your stay. Jane i… More
“A real Jem!”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2013
I stayed at this cottage with my husband and 2 young children for 3 weeks. On arrival we were met by Jane the owner who was not only helpful with the house but our children also who immediately took a… More
Chez Roullett is a fully renovated cottage that provides excellent accommodation for 2 adults. The property comprises: - mezzanine bedroom with views across the valley, kitchen/diner, shower room, sitting room with door to private south facing terrace, wonderful views …see more
Set overlooking a peaceful wooded vaIley, it takes less than an hour to reach Chez Roullett. from Toulouse airport. The welcome by the english owners is like the accommodation, superb. And there is an… More
“Tranquil and Relaxing”
Reviewed 9 Feb 2012
What a treat it was to stay in your beautiful residence. It was obvious to see the hardwork that had been put into the property. The boys loved the pool and I loved the opportunity to relax. It was so… More
“Simply delightful Gite in an elevated location in stunning countryside”
Reviewed 8 Feb 2012
Mr & Mrs Bannister have created a beautiful holiday gite from a former farm outbuilding. Rural views from the balcony are second to none and the heated swimming pool was a real bonus. We have never … More
Surrounded by 100 year old Milkwood trees this cute cottage is only 60mtrs walk from famous Surfers Corner, Longbeach in Kommetjie. This is one of the original Kommetjie cottages and has a wonderful big garden to enjoy. In the mornings, wake up to the sounds of the ocea …see more
Location:-Located at Pantai Cenang , Langkawi-10min drive from Langkawi International Airport-Walking distance to shopping street, restaurant and spa Facilities:-Standard room-Queen size bed for two persons-Attached bathroom-32" LED TV with locol channels-Air condi …see more
Explore a myriad of delights the Garden Route has to offer from this villa in Keurboomstrand close to Plettenberg Bay with access to the Keurbooms Beach. An ideal choice for families, hikers, nature lovers, fishermen and birders.The villa comprises three bedrooms and t …see more
Located within the private Landews estate 'Hop' cottage is a spacious cottage with fantastic high class facilities. Set in the beautiful village of Challock it provides an ideal base for enjoying Kent and for day trips to London and France. Surrounded by open …see more
We really enjoyed our stay at Hop Cottage. Nigel and Wendy made everything perfect and we wanted for nothing, even providing us with yummy duck eggs! The views from the conservatory are beautiful and … More
“A fantastic first meeting with the Garden of England”
Reviewed 18 Apr 2013
A superb cottage in the middle of meadows, forests, towns, castles,....
Everything you need is there in the cottage. There's a foodshop is nearby: the barn shop and in a 15-minute drive you have supe… More
“Relaxing and highly interesting stay in the heart of Kent”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2012
Our vacation at the Hop Cottage Landews Meadow in October 2012 started with a nice hallo by Wendy and Nigel. We entered the lovely equipped wonderful cottage. A tasty cake was standing on the dining r… More
Thank you for choosing to stay at Landews Meadow and for the lovely review you have left, it is very rewarding for us to know that the cottage and location were to your liking. It was a pleasure to meet you and your family, we enjoyed leading you through the woods and fields on horse back and we hope in future to add some more animals to our menagerie for the enjoyment of our guests. We were very glad to give you your first experience of riding a horse and to get your daughter back in the saddle, we would love to see the pictures you took.
Thank you again for your very kind review, do visit again in the future.
Nigel and Wendy
The cottage is opposite the owner's house and consists of two double bedrooms, two bathrooms and a large living room with cooking area. The living area opens onto a patio and pergola and the downstairs bedroom also opens onto a small patio. There is access for the disa …see more
My partner and I spent a glorious week this spring at agriturismo Il Salarco surrounded by vineyards and idyllic rolling countryside. The owner, an English lady called Laura, made us both feel really … More
“Surrounded by Vino Nobile de Montepulciano vineyards a perfect centre for exploring this part of Tuscany”
Reviewed 25 May 2012
A tasteful relatively new conversion of agricultural buildings that works in every sense of the word. Comfortable, clean, light spacious recent conversion with up to date modern appliances in the ki… More
The property, compose of two houses, is located in Azaruja, a typical village in Alentejo, 1h15 away from Lisbon, a 5 min. drive from the motorway exit and a 20 min. drive from historic Evora. The recently renovated traditional Alentejo house, designed for a couple, off …see more
La Matha is an old stone built converted barn set away from the road amongst vineyards. It has four bedrooms, one bathroom, two en-suite shower rooms and very spacious living accommodation. Downstairs consists of a large open plan space containing distinct kitchen, dini …see more
“Great house, location, good for wine tasting, markets and touring.”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2013
The house was very well equipped in all ways, the pool was great even though the weather was not very kind. Personal transport was necessary because of the remoteness of the property, but the locatio… More
A charming Fisherman's Cottage in the center of the old fishing Village, Carvoeiro. The cottage has been extensively and lovingly renovated in 2014.
Casa Pescador has been renovated into a three bedroom luxury house with a large open plan living, dining and kitchen are …see more
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage is beautifully designed and perfect for a comfortable and relaxing holiday. It lies close enough to the town center and beach, but at the same time, it's se… More
Thank you for your kind review, we're glad you enjoyed your stay.
We hope to see you next year.
Rose holiday cottage is a large, converted farmhouse sleeping 12 people (3 king, 1 with en-suite, 1 double, 2 twin) available for holiday lettings for families or groups and set in 120 acres of beautiful countryside in Cheshire on the outskirts of Chester.There is disa …see more
Charming renovated cottage sleeping up to 7 + cot. Fully equipped with all modern appliances inc UK freeview TV, French TV and free wifi. Above ground 5 metre pool. Very quiet location but within easy reach of Shops, golf course, fishing lakes and reservoirs, lakes w …see more
The house was superb, extremly spacious with all amenaties whilst retaining the true appeal of a French house.
The gardens are very large and child friendly, with the pool a delight on hot summer day… More
Great to meet you all, thanks for your kinds words and hope to see you again next year!
“Our time at Les Chirons was everything we could have wished for and more!”
Reviewed 27 Jul 2011
The house and gardens were really lovely and we were made to feel very welcome by the owners Terry and Keith. The place was lovely and clean, very comfortable and peaceful. We enjoyed our little trip… More
It was a pleasure to meet you both and thank you for your kind words.
The detached cottage is set in the grounds of the owners 7 hectares of land and is independent from the owners house. It has the usual facilities with 3 double bedrooms. There is a patio for exclusive use of tenants beside the cottage and a private area of garden (with …see more
“Beautiful location with great accommodation and an amazing pool”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2013
Our party consisted of five adults and a baby and everyone had a fantastic time. We were given a welcome tour. Mike and Caro were helpful and accommodating but not at all interfering. The house was… More
This lovely old property has been renovated and styled to preserve the best of Greek tradition, marble kitchen surfaces and original 150 year marble sink whilst its thick stone walls, window shutters and position on a plateau under the towering Taygetos mountains and pe …see more
As beautiful as it looks in the pictures. Amazing location, beautifully thought out presentation, every thing you need was at hand. Keith's notes on directions made travelling on my own very easy. … More
“Lovely house, beautiful area”
Reviewed 11 Jan 2012
We had a fantastic time at Lemon and Lime cottage during June. We were really surprised at how comfortable the house is - it has absolutely everything you could need. We particularly loved having th… More
“Beautiful villa nestled in the mountains with spectacular views”
Reviewed 23 Sep 2012
We were delighted with our stay at Lemon and Lime Cottage and would recommend it to anyone. We are a family of 6 and stayed at the cottage for a week in early September 2012. The village of Pyrgos is … More
Trenance Farm Cottages is the perfect base for exploring the unique and magical Lizard Peninsula, an area designated as being of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Our dog friendly accommodation is perfect for family holidays and walking holidays all year round. We are a smal …see more
spacious, well equipped cottages in a superb setting. The Smithy has a lovely private garden and you are only 3 steps from the massive bonus of the good sized, sheltered outdoor swimming pool. A short… More
Thank you for the great comments and we look forward to welcoming you back to Trenance.
“Good clean accommodation .”
Reviewed 24 Apr 2014
Our second visit, however 5 years apart. Tranquil setting in a fab part of cornwall.
The accommodation is clean if a little dated., but is fully equipped with everything you may need, even has free l… More
theres a fantastic sea view at cyprissi cottage where you can see Allbania.. at night you can see all the twinkling lights across the sea.,Its a one off..., tucked away in the olive grove yet only 4 minutes by car to the start of the shops bars and beaches ext...Our p …see more
We stayed at Cyprissi Cottage for 10 days, 1/9/13, to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. We wanted a home from home, somewhere quite with privacy but near enough to venture out at nights and we g… More
so pleased you enjoyed your stay .hope to see you again in the near future.
.marion and brian.
“Beautiful, peaceful cottage”
Reviewed 15 Aug 2013
I stayed here with my two teenage sons, a bit of a last minute break, but just what we needed. The cottage is beautifully furnished and was very comfortable to live in for the week. The air conditioni… More
Thank you for all your kind coments,..Really pleased you and your boys enjoyed yourselves The little bumpy lane isn't quite as bumpy now as the neghbers have put a load of hardcore down....Hope to see you again sometime....
“A perfect little villa for 2 people with a lovely pool.”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2013
We have stayed at Cyprissi cottage 3 times and would recommend it for couples who are looking for a small villa with its own pool. It is comfortable and has a lovely terrace for relaxing out of the su… More
Thank you for you lovely coments about Cyprissi Cottage
.Were so pleased you keep coming back for your kassiopi fix.
We had the last six weeks there at the end of the season .
sunshine every day...Wonderfull!!!Carnt wait till next year..
Hope to see you both again sometime in the future..Kinds regards
Marion and Brian
Cal Pesolet is a charming family seat in Cerdanya, surrounded by meadows and forests, 150 metres far from the nature park of Cadí-Moixeró.
Placed in the small village of Nèfol, at a height of 1,250 meters, it allows you to enjoy the most peaceful Cerdanya, with no c …see more
A group of us stayed for a week's hiking holiday in October, and we would definitely recommend a stay here - the house was lovely, with everything we needed, the fresh eggs from the chickens were deli… More
Thank you for your kindly words! We are happy to know you had a wonderful stay in Cal Pesolet and the Pyrenees! It has been a pleasure for us!
SPECIAL OFFER BOOK A SECOND WEEK AND GET 25% OFF THE PRICE OF THE SECOND WEEK IN HIGH SEASON. WE CAN OFFER 20% ON ALL OTHER SECOND WEEKS BOOKED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR ALSO . . This property is in a rural setting the comfortable cottage is well equipped with its own priv …see more
Luxury cottages with private hot tub in peacefull romantic settings with Panoramic views of Snowdonia mountains & coast.
Underfloor heating & a wealth of character in this converted farm building.
There is a spacious private garden with stunning mountain & coast views, …see more
We had a fantastic holiday at Beudy Bach - we received a warm welcome, the homemade bread was a real treat and ever so tasty.
The accommodation was superb, warm and it contained all you needed for yo… More
“Beautiful, romantic retreat”
Reviewed 7 Feb 2012
My partner and I booked a relaxing weekend away in Beudy Bach cottage staying 2 nights, Saturday to Monday. The owners were very accommodating and offered an early check of 1pm on the Saturday which w… More
My partner and I stayed for 1 week in October this year, we booked the holiday for a relaxing break. Upon arrival we had complimentary fresh eggs, fresh home made bread and a bottle of wine. The loc… More
Casa Vechia Varvara, is a 100 year old fisherman cottage, converted in 2010 into a charming holiday house.The house is located on a hilltop, overlooking the wild marshlands of the Danube Delta. It is situated in a small village, 10-15 mins away from the main port town o …see more
The house is cosy and beautifully furnished. Photos don't show all it's magic atmosphere. And the view is absolutely outstanding! You can try local cuisine or go on a boat trip. There's a lot to see, … More
“A Hidden Gem”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2013
We stayed at Casa Vechia Varvara in August 2012 and had an absolutely amazing time. The hidden house off the road overlooking the river is splendid. The pool is a big plus and the children had a wonde… More
“Excellent - all the way”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2016
We had a wonderfull time in the former fishermans house overviewing the delta.
The facilities are good including the pool.
The hostes are very serviceminded and prepare an excellent breakfast. They … More
Perfect Getaway in the heart of Devon. Luxury self-catering cottage with stunning views towards Dartmoor from the site. Ideal for families or couples. Peaceful countryside location with south facing decked balcony. Furnished to a high standard with fully equipped kitch …see more
Would strongly recommend.
Well equipped and decorated, clean, tidy property with all that we needed for a nice stay. Good to sit outside on the decked area to enjoy a meal and Pimms. We made a lot o… More
“Beautiful cottage, stunning location”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2013
I stayed at Hillview Cottage for a week this July with my partner, and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage was clean, cared for, and well equipped for my partner and I, but would also easily a… More
“Perfect location for the beach and fishing”
Reviewed 29 Aug 2012
This is our second year at Lakeview. We travelled with 2 teenagers and one 10 y.o. What a lovely and relaxing place this is. It feels like home from home. All the necessary things for your comfort are… More
The charming stone and cob detached cottage is adjacent to the picturesque farm pond surrounded by trees. It lies in its enclosed garden with seating area and lovely views. The thick oak stable door takes you into the open plan triple aspect living room with massive o …see more
We just got back from a blissful 5 days at Pond Cottage and I wish I could have stayed forever.
The property is finished to a beautiful standard and very well equipped with everything you could want … More
“A Fantastic property in idyllic surroundings and welcoming owners.”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
Pond Cottage looked lovely from the pictures on the web site, and it really does live up to it's description. The interior was well equiped, beautifully maintained with good quality solid furniture… More
“Devon at it's bucolic best.”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2011
John and Renate Huckle have thought of everything to make their guests welcome, comfortable, and happy. The cottage is spotless and well apppointed. The location is lovely for a 'get away' or for a fa… More
Escargot is a small cottage on a private domaine, next to the main chateau. The domain is located in the beautiful parc of the Morvan and with view over the Morvan Hills. The cottage has been completely renovated and is a charming cottage in the countryside. The pool is …see more
Are you looking for mountains, sunflowers and sunshine. Pretty farm cottage for rent, sleeping 9 people in 4 characterful bedrooms. Comfortable lounge with DVD, satellite TV and large selection of books and games. Kitchen/dining room equipped with the keen cook in mind. …see more
Beautiful 1882 thatched 225 m² cottage in the heart of unique Franschhoek.4 bedrooms and 4 en suite bathrooms. 1 master suite upstairs with huge terrasse and views.Property surface 750 m² in secure and calm residential area within easy walking distance of all the rest …see more
New for 2015 and all the summer season was fully booked. Bookings throughout 2016 from repeat guests and recommendations. Bookings already for 2017.
Panoramic uninterrupted sea views from the open plan living area and front and side garden across the Solent to Cowes a …see more
“Absolutely everything you need in a fantastic location”
Reviewed 27 Sep 2015
The location of this property is perfect. Inside, it is spotlessly clean, beautifully furnished and extremely well equipped. The owner and family did everything they could to make our stay as enjoyabl… More
“5* Accommodation with a 5* View!”
Reviewed 30 May 2015
This has to be the best self catering holiday lets we've ever had the pleasure to stay in! My husband and I stayed for a week with our two boys (aged 5 and 11 years) over the Whitsun holiday. This cha… More
Thank you for leaving such lovely comments and rating and we are so pleased you all enjoyed the view and the boats sailing past. You were perfect guests. We’re glad that you enjoyed your holiday and visiting all the interesting places close by and will look forward to seeing you again soon.
Quietly located in a 4 acre estate, but only 5 minutes' walk from the medieval town centre of Trujillo in the province of Extremadura, the cottage has sweeping views over the valley and towards the Arab castle that dominates the town. Whether you go birding, visit …see more
Gulliver is a spacious 6 bedroom cottage with a lovely setting faint the main pond and the Lynher valley beyond.
Gulliver has 2 lounges, a conservatory with deck & private Hot Tub, wood burning fire, stunning kitchen with huge range cooker .
The east wing has 4 bedroo …see more
*** Now with BROADBAND WIFI and a brand new MERCADONA SUPERMARKET only 5 minutes walk away ***One of few Oasis properties to have undergone a complete renovation, this authentic Spanish 1 bedroom white pueblo is decorated and furnished to a high standard for a luxury ho …see more
“Compact and bijou - all you could need under one roof!”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2015
Well located, this compact and bijou property is great for a getaway. We did a few days in January and returned a few days later in February after visiting other parts of Andalucia.… More
Reviewed 18 Apr 2015
My partner and I had a lovely 5 day stay in Nerja and wish we booked for longer, we hope to return soon! The apartment was excellent, clean and tidy with all the bits you would need for a self-cateri… More
“Fantastic Apartment home from home.”
Reviewed 26 Jul 2016
Had a really fantastic holiday the apartment was brilliant everything you needed for a perfect holiday. Would definitely come back and stay at this apartment. Loved being in a quiet area and within … More
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YOUR HOLIDAY HOME FROM HOME WITH A DASH OF LUXURY. - SLEEPS 4 PLUS COT (Includes, heating, WiFi an …see more
“Casa do Alpendre” is located just 20 minutes from the beach of Fuseta, on the outskirts of Santa Catarina da Fonte do Bispo, a small village in the municipality of Tavira.In a region often referred to as one of the Algarve's best kept secrets, the property is …see more
The villa is absolutely amazing. It has everything you would ever need, beautiful white sheets and towels. We really enjoyed the pool, a welcome break from the heat. Our hosts really made our holid… More
“Everything you need in a beautiful location”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2012
The house has everything you need (pool, barbecue, modern ktichen, good appliances, washing machine, ...) and everything is a new and perfect condition. Beautiful views, 20 minutes drive to beaches an… More
Hotel Deli River is located in a tropical garden with many varieties of native fruits, flowers and birds. Our restaurant Omlandia serves the finest Indonesian and western cuisine. Enjoy the beauty of the Sumatran jungle whilst swimming in our swimmingpool. We will be h …see more
Limonero is located in a quiet unspoilt village but is central to and easy drive to the golden beaches of El Palmar and Zahara and close to the "white hill top" town of Vejer de la Frontera with its narrow cobbled streets. National parks for walking are very c …see more
We had a lovely relaxing holiday, the pool was great for cooling down and Jerry and Helen made us feel very welcome. The Casita has views of Vejer and is located just off a main road which will lead … More
Privately owned and managed, Greenwich Cottage provides beautifully appointed holiday accommodation only a short walk from the extensive sands of Filey Bay. Boasting 4 bedrooms (each with flat screen TV/DVD), 2 bathrooms a separate dining room and free BT infinity2 h …see more
Our stay in Greenwich Cottage was fantastic. Our total party consisted of 4 adults and 4 children, one of which was a baby. The cottage was in an exceptional condition, everything you would ever nee… More
Thanks so much for your review - it's great to hear when guests have really enjoyed their stay. We stay in a lot of self catering cottages ourselves so try and provide everything we would expect,and hope,to find. We would love to welcome you and your family back again. Nick and Alison Parker
“Absolutely brilliant Cottage”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2016
We've just got back today from our holiday to Greenwich Cottage. We had a fantastic stay. The cottage is great, with everything you need. Great having satellite Tv for when you want to chill out for a… More
Thank you for your lovely review Lucy. I'm glad you and your family enjoyed your holiday. We would only be too pleased to welcome you back.
“A superb cottage in a great location”
Reviewed 28 Apr 2014
We had a 3 night stay at Greenwich Cottage and found that everything about it was excellent. The cottage is very clean, well equipped, comfortable and in a great location for the nearby places of inte… More
It's great to hear you enjoyed your stay and that both the cottage and its location were what you were looking for - we hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind Regards, Nick and Alison Parker
Little Owls sleeps four guests and is a building full of character and charm. Originally a 19th Century stable block, the cottage has been recently re-built and beautifully furnished with vaulted ceilings creating a light and airy environment.The open-plan kitchen/loung …see more
My Husband, two children aged 4 and 2 and I, had a fantastic stay at Little Owls. Tim and Helen, the owners, were perfect hosts and made us feel very welcome. The cottage had been furnished to a hig… More
“Perfect - wouldn't hesitate to recommend”
Reviewed 24 Dec 2015
Only a very brief stay, but fantastic. Well laid out for a small space, with extremely good quality fixtures/fittings/equipment. Functional, yet cosy.
Would very much recommend, and will definitely… More
3 Palms is a renovated Cape Dutch self-catered cottage. It gets its name from the 3 big palm trees situated right next to it. The cottage has everything you need for the perfect break. Set in a beautiful two-acre garden right below the Amphitheatre Mountains.The cottage …see more
Dordogne Sarlat stylish comfortable cottage, secluded garden sleeps 6Situated on the banks of the Dordogne river, in SW France, this beautiful cottage is the perfect base for your dream holiday. With 3 bedrooms, spacious living area and fully equipped kitchen, Les Tourn …see more
What a find! The garden was not overlooked, It was a very peaceful location, and we could eat outside in the sun in privacy. The pool was great, and we were so very near Domme, where fantastic views… More
Thanks again for visiting us. We hope to see you again soon in Dordogne.
The house was really clean, modern & well-equipped. The five of us were very comfortable. The area has a lot to offer, the canoeing was great fun & just down the road. The area is stunning & so muc… More