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Ancient towns, beautiful beaches, delicious food and friendly locals are all what make Mediterranean holidays so magical. And staying in a privately owned Mediterranean retreat will allow you to fully relax into the laid back lifestyle the region is known for.



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Cottage rental in Trimiklini

Limassol District / Trimiklini

2 5 6 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 6 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful and peaceful village house” Such a wonderful welcome from Mandy, who prepared the house and plenty of kind attentions for us. The house is marvellous and situated in a quiet street of the village. You can easily drive to Limassol or to the m  …see more

from £44 / night

£308 / week

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from £44 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Casole d'Elsa holiday cottage rental

Province of Siena / Casole d'Elsa

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Everything we wanted: excellent villa with lovely pool, beautiful countryside views and welcoming owners.” La Casa Dei Nonni was above and beyond our expectations. The location within the Tuscan hillside village of Monteguidi was easy to find from the  …see more

from £132 / night

£790 - £1185 / week

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from £132 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in La Cellette

Creuse / La Cellette

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
“Le Chirons: Fantastic” 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 days. Terri and Kieth were gre  …see more

from £60 / night

£400 - £525 / week

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from £60 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Iznajar

Province of Cordoba / Iznajar

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Great villa in a perfect location. Everything you want close to everything you need.” A wonderful villa with everything you could possibly need. We arrived very late at night and were met by the owners with a beer and a smile. The start of a great hol  …see more

from £40 / night

£275 - £325 / week

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from £40 / night

(10) Excellent 

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La Roche Chalais holiday cottage rental

Dordogne / La Roche Chalais

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 85 km
  • Swimming pool
If you are looking for a beautiful holiday home in the heart of French culture then look no further......This gite is situated in a very pleasant rural setting in Dordogne.This is a quietly located property, with a park and a large swimming-pool.  …see more

from £53 / night

£527 - £1009 / week

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from £53 / night

(17) Excellent 

22

Monpazier holiday cottage rental

Dordogne / Monpazier

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
“A little gem in Monpazier” Fabulous situation set on the edge of the village. Beautifully appointed with high quality finishes and run by the most delightful and charming couple, John and Edell.  …see more

from £44 / night

£264 - £430 / week

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from £44 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Tortosa holiday cottage rental

Terres de l'Ebre / Tortosa

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The cottage is set in 3000sqm of planted gardens. This is the place to come and relax but is close to the areas attractions. An ideal place as hub for cycling,climbing,bird watching and canoeing.There is a play area for children. At the end of the gardens the River Ebr  …see more

from £35 / night

£250 - £550 / week

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from £35 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage rental

Dordogne / Eymet

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
“Beautiful location with great accommodation and an amazing pool” 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.  …see more

from £143 / night

£995 - £1375 / week

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from £143 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Kassiopi with swimming pool

Corfu / Kassiopi

1 3 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Everything we had hoped for!” 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 got all this with Cypr  …see more

from £129 / night

£900 - £1200 / week

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from £129 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Colmenar holiday cottage rental

Province of Malaga / Colmenar

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
“A lovely relaxing retreat” We couldn't fault the Casita and it is exactly as described. A lovely rural retreat perfect for our honeymoon. You do need a car as the property is very isolated but once on the main roads it is easy to access Cordoba and th  …see more

from £31 / night

£198 - £255 / week

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from £31 / night

(10) Excellent 

22

Cottage rental in Guemene-sur-Scorff

Morbihan / Guemene-sur-Scorff

1 3 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Swimming pool
Hazel cottage is an ideal couple's getaway, it's also great for families with one child/baby. Set amidst the beautiful rolling Morbihan countryside, in a tranquil, idyllic sylvan setting with a large secluded shared heated pool and 30 acres of lawns, woodland,  …see more

from £35 / night

£245 - £495 / week

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from £35 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Loire-Atlantique / Guerande

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly

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from £40 / night

£229 - £505 / week

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from £40 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Cottage letting in Champagnac-le-Vieux

Haute-Loire / Champagnac-le-Vieux

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Ask about pets
“Idyllic Gite...perfect little get-away” We loved this cosy little Gite. Just perfect for what we wanted....a week of peace & tranquillity...walking, cycling and running in the hills of the Auvergne. Wendy & Michael are lovely hosts and are always ther  …see more

from £48 / night

£334 - £474 / week

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from £48 / night

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Cefalu holiday cottage rental

Cefalu / Contrada Mazzaforno

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
THIS VILLA LOCATES ONLY IN 250 METERS FROM BEAUTIFUL BEACH. 4 persons. 1 bedroom. Only 3 km from Cefalu. Outside there are well-arranged oven and barbecue in terrace. Secure Private parking place. Close to supermarket. Crystal sea and mountain air will bring you health  …see more

from £18 / night

£105 - £758 / week

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from £18 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Province of Rome / Velletri

4 12 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 35 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

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from £71 / night

£492 - £922 / week

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from £71 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Nissaki

Corfu / Nissaki

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Air conditioning
Ideal for a romantic holiday for two, great for relaxing.Ideal for walking in nature.  …see more

from £44 / night

£308 - £522 / week

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from £44 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Mortain

Manche / Mortain

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“A beautiful gite” We have just returned from 10 days in the gite the weather could have been better but it did not detract from our enjoyment. The location is ideal for exploring Normandy mont st Michel only 45km on easy French roads. There are severa  …see more

from £60 / night

£280 - £450 / week

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from £60 / night

(22) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage with shared pool in Parthenay

Deux-Sevres / Parthenay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 90 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Forget any apprehensions.” Have recently returned from an extremely pleasant week spent at Eeyores Corner. The location was excellent - quiet and restful, which was exactly what we wanted. Property was very comfortable and obviously maintained to a ve  …see more

from £35 / night

£175 - £580 / week

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from £35 / night

(2) Excellent 

9

Cottage rental in Lignol

Morbihan / Lignol

1 4 4 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
La Petite Cour is a former agricultural worker's cottage in a rural position beside a country road. It is suitable for a couple - regrettably not for children or the very elderly as the staircase is open at one side. The open plan ground floor is the main living  …see more

from £40 / night

£250 - £285 / week

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from £40 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Castelvetrano / Marinella di Selinunte

3 8 Min stay varies

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

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from £49 / night

£220 - £851 / week

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from £49 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Villedieu-les-Poeles holiday cottage rental

Villedieu-les-Poeles / Fleury

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
The perfect holiday cottage for couples, the Cidrerie is a surprisingly spacious 1 bedroomed cottage sleeping 2 to 3 people situated in a small hamlet surrounded by countryside near to Villedieu les Poeles, lower Normandy France. One of three holiday cottages at La Ha  …see more

from £51 / night

£352 - £432 / week

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from £51 / night

(6) Excellent 

21

Vejer de la Frontera holiday cottage rental

Vejer de la Frontera / El Soto

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
A very nice bright and airy cottage well fitted out with for all your holiday needs and close to all activities.  …see more

from £50 / night

£350 / week

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from £50 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Ploerdut

Ploerdut / Bot Coet

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Our four cottages are set within the beautiful Brittany countryside, With woodland and farm land surrounding the cottages and yet the pretty town of Guemene Sur Scorff, with its shops, supermarket, banks, cafes and bars is Under 5 minutes away by car.  …see more

from £35 / night

£200 - £325 / week

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from £35 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage rental

Ploerdut / Bot Coet

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Francoise Cottage is one of our four cottages set within half an acre of grounds.An open plan downstairs with beautiful feature fireplace and woodburner. The kitchen with a country cottage feel has been equipped to a very high standard, with dishwasher, washing machine  …see more

from £40 / night

£270 - £625 / week

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from £40 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Vejer de la Frontera holiday cottage rental

Vejer de la Frontera / El Soto

2 6 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“A relaxing, peaceful holiday!” 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 you to all the local  …see more

from £57 / night

£420 / week

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from £57 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Ploeuc-sur-lie

Cotes-d'Armor / Ploeuc-sur-lie

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Private garden
Les Norgands Holiday Cottage in beautiful Ploeuc Sur Lie, Cotes D'Armor Brittany France Accommodates up to 6 people We offer discount for bookings of 2 weeks or more please enquire The property with its original oak beams has 3 bedrooms, a family bathroom and e  …see more

from £50 / night

£360 / week

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from £50 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Province of Catanzaro / Staletti

3 6 Min stay varies

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

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from £43 / night

£280 - £570 / week

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from £43 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage with shared pool in Verteuil-sur-Charente

Charente / Verteuil-sur-Charente

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 145 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“rural, rustic and very relaxing - all you can want from a break in France” two weeks in rural France is just what we were looking for with 3 children under 15 - relaxing, enjoying the sunshine and the local area - wifi was a great hit the oldest of th  …see more

from £25 / night

£175 - £615 / week

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from £25 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Trebelno

Lower Carniola Region / Trebelno

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Vineyard Cottage Krivic is located among the vineyards on the outskirts of the village between Cesnjice and Novo Mesto just 15 km from Smarjeske spas and wellness centre. Perfect for couples searching peace, tranquillity and hiking enthusiasts. To welcome you upon arriv  …see more

from £49 / night

£338 / week

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from £49 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage in Mezieres-sur-Issoire

Haute-Vienne / Mezieres-sur-Issoire

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 45 km
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
French rural retreat in the 'region of a thousand lakes'. A stone cottage with an attached large pretty enclosed garden and it's own field. Good walking country. Comfortable and well-equipped cottage in a small hamlet. Near a local village with boulanger  …see more

from £40 / night

£275 - £434 / week

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(3) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Allemans with shared pool

Dordogne / Allemans

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“A lovely place to stay” A large house set in a small hamlet. The pool was great for the kids to burn off some energy. Ask Malcolm for some bikes and explore the local villages & cafes. Nearby towns had plenty of shops for supplies. A short drive took  …see more

from £83 / night

£515 - £1075 / week

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from £83 / night

(23) Very Good 

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Beussent holiday cottage rental

Pas-de-Calais / Beussent

4 7 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
“Thouroughly enjoyed it.” This was our third visit to this lovely traditional cottage as before we were delighted with the accomadition we found it very clean and welcoming with plenty of space. Our family consisted of different age groups and we all t  …see more

from £50 / night

£300 - £750 / week

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from £50 / night

(18) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage rental

Plazac / Perigord Noir

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Private garden
“A lovely place to stay in the most beautiful countryside.” The gite was lovely, clean and very well equipped. Our hosts were extremely welcoming and helpful with everything from recommending places to visit, to the best local restaurants, even provid  …see more

from £83 / night

£575 - £795 / week

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from £83 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Cause-de-Clerans

Dordogne / Cause-de-Clerans

2 4 14 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 14 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
“Feels like our second home” We've had the pleasure of staying here 5 times since 2005. Emma & Terry are welcoming, unobtrusive hosts who are around if you need them, discreet if you want to be alone and great company if you fancy a chat. The house is  …see more

from £70 / night

£490 - £553 / week

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from £70 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage in Roditses Kalami

Sámos / Roditses Kalami

1 4 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly
A beautiful one bedroom house with an enviable garden in Ano Vathy, just a short walk the capital/main town of Samos Town. Fully furnished and equipped. New kitchen installed in Sept 2013, modern bathroom plus a huge double bedroom with space for additional bed.  …see more

from £32 / night

£225 - £440 / week

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from £32 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Iznajar holiday cottage rental

Province of Cordoba / Iznajar

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Casa Las Eras offers the best of the rural Andalucian countryside, with its superb olive groves, and yet is close to the wonderful inland Lake of Iznajar, with its own beach. This traditional cottage, situated in the heart of the 'white village' of La Celada,  …see more

from £40 / night

£275 - £295 / week

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Auxerre holiday cottage rental

Yonne / Auxerre

6 17 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 17
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
A 1h30 de Paris, retrouvez le calme et la tranquilité dans ce gîte entièrement rénové avec poutre et pierre apparentes. A 15 min de la route des vins de bourgogne.  …see more

from £301 / night

£1597 - £1778 / week

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from £301 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Thezan-des-Corbieres

Aude / Thezan-des-Corbieres

2 3 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Pet friendly
Maison des Fleurs is an 18th century stone artisan's cottage lovingly restored as a gite with exposed beams, wood burning stove and sunny balcony where you can sit with a glass of wine and watch village life go by. Situated in the village of Thezan des Corbieres,  …see more

from £25 / night

£130 - £450 / week

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from £25 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Province of Syracuse / Augusta

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £40 / night

£145 - £391 / week

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from £40 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Entraygues-sur-Truyere holiday cottage rental

Aveyron / Entraygues-sur-Truyere

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden
“Wonderful villa, wonderful views” We have just spent an idyllic fortnight at La Belle Vue, enjoying all this beautiful villa and its surroundings has to offer. We had a terrific time, and would like to thank Penny and Tina for excellent service befor  …see more

from £60 / night

£430 - £980 / week

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from £60 / night