Surprise your partner by whisking them away to a romantic retreat. We have plenty of holiday lets around the world that the owners say have that certain je ne sais quoi. They're perfect for Valentine’s Day, an anniversary or just because you fancy treating them to something special.
Explore your passionate side on a European city break in Paris, Venice or Rome, or lock yourselves away for a few days in a countryside hideaway in the Cotswolds, Lake District or Scottish Highlands. For a sumptuous backdrop for wooing your loved one, book an exotic beach break in Barbados or Thailand.
Also available to book are grand chateaux, quirky houseboats, lavish penthouse suites and fairy-tale towers. For that extra special touch choose a place with a bubbling hot tub, steamy sauna or mesmerising log fire.
Sited in a small rural village, the coach house consists of a hallway with a desk and bathroom on the ground floor and a lounge with a small sofa bed and dining table and chairs, bedroom with double bed and fully equipped kitchen with stove and oven, fridge, freezer, wa …see more
“Well worth a stay, excellent all round” A first class retreat in a beautiful location. The owners are very welcoming and even leave a breakfast of local produce and cake when you arrive. The open fire is cosy. The accommodation is very well maintain
Superb one bedroom 4 STAR GOLD apartment, with stunning views over harbour and salt marshes and to the sea.Bookings are friday - friday, with short breaks out of peak season. We ask that you vacate by 10.30 am. The apartment will be ready for you to arrive by 3pm.<br …see more
Delightful 1 bedroom cottage with lovely rural views located amongst orchards near the picturesque village of West Malling. The tastefully decorated accommodation includes ground floor open plan kitchen, sitting room / dining area, hall and cloakroom. Stairs to f …see more
Luxurious, private and very romantic location for two people.
Set in the rainforest with an abundance of Australian flora and fauna Clouds Cottages are ideal for two people wishing to get away from the normal day to day life to rejuvenate and re-connect.
King bed, ope …see more
“Excellent!!” Absolute perfect little getaway in a perfect setting. A quirky little upsidedown cottage, living room and kitchen on the first floor with spectacular views from the window. The cottage is beautiful and spotlessly clean, comfy beds and the
This little cottage just outside Hathersage is absolutely fantastic. We arrived in darkness and was greeted by James who was grew and showed us around. The cottage itself is brilliantanly layed out up… More
Thank you for taking the time to leave us your great review! We are so pleased that you loved the Peak District- please visit again soon.
“Prefect countryside and cottage ...”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2015
Pond view cottage was brilliant. It had everything we wanted including a most comfy bed, beautiful decor and views to die for. A most warm and genuine welcome from the owners who wanted to know we … More
Reviewed 21 Sep 2015
We had a wonderful stay at this lovely little cottage on a working trout farm. The location was ideal, within walking distance of Hathersage and close to many favourite walks in the Peak District. We … More
Apartment is on the ground floor and it have private entrance and private bathroom. There is also 1000 m2 big shared garden with swimming pool, barbecue place and a lot of different places for seat and enjoy surrounded with a lot of plants and green. All apartments are …see more
“Didn't Want To Leave” From the moment we pulled up to the apartment our mouths were open, acres and acres of Daffodils stood before us and from that moment we were both relaxed. Truro was beautiful, the apartment was close enough to explore the differ
I cannot recommend this place enough.
Firstly, the location and the views are absolutely stunning, and made full advantage of by the huge window and balcony (which is the main thing that made us pic… More
Thank you for your detailed review Charlotte, we're glad you enjoyed your time here , , we've yet to try the bed as it keeps popping up in the reviews.Hope to see you in the near future , , RegardsSteph Mcgovan
“One word, fantastic.”
Reviewed 3 Apr 2016
Stayed here for 2 nights, and only problem there was that we wanted to stay for more! Absolutely fantastic property in a perfect location, the view is glorious. Very modern and there is everything you… More
Thank you Daniel for your review, we hope to see you in the near future,
Best wishes, steph and Andrew.
“Excellent modern countryside apartment for a couple”
Reviewed 6 Oct 2015
Very comfortable and well equipped with all modern conveniences and everything of high quality. Completely private with superb views across countryside. Just 10 minutes from Truro, a lovely city, an… More
Thank you for your review, we hope you'll come back next year, kind regards, Steph and Andrew .
“lovely” Was a very nice cosy little cottage.
However we got the impression we were not going to be welcomed back as we had a puppy that barked every time the owners walked past.
She didn't bark for long. as we stopped them..
So if you have a dog th
“swanswater wee house” dilys and I have stayed here many times before, being a keen fisherman could not ask for better surroundings, center of stirling just a short drive, dilys often walks there taking about 45mins, room is always clean and inviting,
Petite résidence, paisible ,parfaite pour les couples fuyant le bruit.Choix idéal pour les randonneurs avec de nombreux sentiers à proximité, mais également pour les amateurs de lecture, de farniente ou de sieste au bord de la piscine. …see more
Book this apartment and you won't be disappointed for what lies behind the green door. A well appointed high spec holiday apartment with all you need for a wonderful holiday. The roof terrace was an a… More
“Couldn't be better”
Reviewed 8 Nov 2013
Excellent location, central but quiet. Marvellous facilities, chic and modern. 2 bathrooms was a bonus! Wonderful restaurants very close by. Highly recommend it.… More
“The best place I have ever had the privelege to stay in.”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2013
Thank you so much Valter for making your lovely loft available for us and others to enjoy. The accommodation is five star, comfortable, finished and furnished beautifully. Not only that but it is won… More
“Perfection” The retreat is so fantastic! We stayed for two nights, turned up on a dark and stormy evening and were greeted at our car and shown into the heated retreat with the 'fire' and heating on ready for arrival! EVERYTHING had been thought of an
Joy has thought of EVERYTHING to make The Retreat perfect in every way even down to high vis jackets and torches for the walk to the pub!! Well appointed and beautifully decorated cottage, amazing b… More
How very kind of you to write such lovely words about the Retreat now with it's own Hot Tub.
I'm just so pleased you enjoyed your River Cottage course.
It was a pleasure to meet you both and hope to see you again.
“Fantastic relaxing stay in gorgeous and perfect cottage”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2015
I booked The Retreat at Hedgehog Corner for my husband's birthday and it was an absolutely wonderful experience. Every little detail was carefully thought out - all the amenities you would expect fro… More
And I can't wait to welcome you back!
(p.s. Hot Tubs are great in winter too!).
“Beautiful, peaceful and so many special touches!”
Reviewed 1 Jun 2015
The Retreat is beautiful! The new hot tub was wonderful, especially at night and completely private. Every little touch has been thought of by Joy (who is lovely!). Can not fault it!… More
Just delighted you enjoyed the new Cedar Hot Tub that comes with The Retreat Cottage for Couples.
It's a real hit with our guests who enjoy it at night with the pretty lights as much as in the daytime.
So glad you had a restful break and thank you so much for your kind words.
“Amazing place, fantastic home!” Wow, where to begin! The Coach House was just perfect for our 'Escape to the Country'.
The location was perfect, remote but within easy reach of the beach and shops.
There is so much to do in this part of Wales, th
Friendly welcome by owner Maureen
Stone cottage set in very attractive country side
Fantastic area for keen walkers and cyclists
very attractive stone cottage with comfy bed
Easy to use wood burn… More
“Perfect peace and quiet” We were looking for a quiet base to explore southern Scotland. The Hillend cottage was perfect. The owners were helpful if you needed them, bur left you alone if you wanted peace and quiet. Everything we needed was there, love
We recently went back to stay at the newly extended Hillend Guestsuite and had a wonderful stay. Ruth and Martin are great hosts and are always on hand if you need anything. The guestsuite has everyth… More
“The general characterization of our stay at the Hillside Cottage, Moffat, Scotland is described as EXEMPLARY.”
Reviewed 27 Sep 2014
The area is peaceful, restful and scenic. The countryside is beautiful; A wonderful panoramic view of the valley. In addition, to finding ones roots, it is a perfect place to heal, recover and rest.… More
Reviewed 9 Mar 2014
Hillend guest suite is a very cosy, well appointed place to stay in Moffat. I was not blessed with good weather during my stay, but the cottage was always warm and welcoming. The furniture was good qu… More
“Excellent” Our stay here was perfect,the apartment is of a very high quality with everything one needs to make the stay comfortable. It's a lovely old house which has been converted into very stylish apartments.It has a lovely raised decking area whic
Fantastic place to stay clean beautiful views if your looking for a quiet peaceful break don't mind a 20 minute walk partly a climb walking back this is the place to stay with great value.… More
“Lovely "Home from Home" apartment for two”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2016
I booked this apartment because the reviews were great and the photos looked good and we were not disappointed in any way. The ground floor apartment is perfect for two with all the mod cons and comfo… More
“Lovely apartment and amenities, relaxing and enjoyable”
Reviewed 21 Aug 2016
The whole service from start to finish was excellent. The apartment was lovely and had all that you required
A cosy, romantic stone cottage for 2, set in the heart of historic Heptonstall village. The well equipped cottage is newly refurbished and combines modern facilities with original features. Pubs and a bistro are close by and Hebden Bridge is only 1 mile away.<br /> …see more
Built in the early 1800’s Corner Cottage is a romantic and charming stone built end of terrace cottage set in the picturesque dales village of Wolsingham providing accommodation for two guests.
Awarded 4 Star Gold by Visit England the cottage is a five minutes st …see more
The Lodge offers the best of both worlds: an opportunity to rest and unwind and/or to engage with the vibrant events and life of the Causeway Coast and Glens. Situated between the Giants Causeway and Carrick-a-Rede, this is a place to feed the soul.<br />Guests fr …see more
“Absolutely brilliant.” Absolutely brilliant. I little difficult to locate if your first time is in the dark, but that is taken care of by the Hosts standing by to come out to you and guide you in if you do find yourself in the wrong lane as we did.
The most recent barn conversion at "CORNISH BARN HOLIDAYS"
A two storey barn conversion that we have converted from the original cow shed and hay loft beside the main farm house.
Totally private and quiet, there are only the two of us living in the main far …see more
“Best experience for travel and stay” Helena is really hospitable and l literally feel at home with her. Location is convenient and room delicately decorated with a superb bed. I highly recommend it!
We have stayed at a number of places when visiting West Mersea but Oakleaves is by far the best. Superb accommodation, extremely well equipped, everything is of a high quality and very clean.
The pri… More
“Relaxing weekend in West Mersea”
Reviewed 15 Dec 2016
Stayed here before, enjoyed it so decided to have another break at Oakleaves. Well equipped comfortable Accommodation suitable for one or two people. Plenty of good places to eat nearby and nice walks… More
“Warm and comfortable apartment”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
Very warm welcome from the owner who was sweeping up leaves on our arrival. The apartment was probably a garage conversion as it is attached to the owner's home in a quiet suburban setting. The apartm… More
Hi Alison, thank you for your review. We would like to clarify that Oakleaves has never been a garage and when renovating our house, the accommodation was designed to be an independent, comfortable apartment within our home; we are glad you agree.
“The Far Boathouse - Watermillock” Absolutely loved it....secluded, peaceful beautiful inside and outside. The view from the living room is just amazing. The boathouse is very tastefully decorated and lots of special touches.
The morning sky and
What an absolutely brilliant experience! Far Boathouse is a beautiful romantic retreat where you can just kick back and enjoy the peace and beauty of Ullwater. Exceptionally well furnished with everyt… More
Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review following your stay at the Ullswater Far Boathouse. I am delighted you had a fantastic time and enjoyed the peace and tranquillity at this special place. I hope you took away some special memories and welcome you again soon.
“Lovely Lodge, Peaceful and relaxing retreat” Arrived to find a lovely welcoming note from Debbie and Ian with some local cordial, milk and biscuits for us to nibble on as we unpacked. We went to the local fish and chip shop that night as we had done p
“Amazing” We had a amazing stay the cottage and location were perfect ideal for touring the area or just a pleasant stroll around the loch or mountains, you must try the local food that also is amazing and the local people are so friendly
Peak District National Park / Biggin-by-Hartington
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“Perfect getaway” Another perfect and cosy weekend in the Old Farrowings. Everything you could need for a couple of days or a week. Excellent equipment-even down to a torch for the walk to the village pub should you need it! Plenty of logs and coal for
We were made so welcome with even delicious home-made brownies on arrival .
This is very comfortable with everything you could need and positioned in great walking country .… More
It was great to see you both again and I am so pleased you and your friends all had a good weekend. Do come back and see us again when you feel like escaping from London!
“The perfect restorative retreat.”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2015
Our second stay at Biggin Grange - we stayed in The Cheese Press in April and now The Old Farrowings too. Wouldn't change anything about the whole experience. What makes these the best cottages I've… More
Thanks for taking the time to write a review and it is lovely for us when guests return. Even better when you have booked to come again in October! You were so lucky with the weather and I hope when you come back you will discover even more to do in the Peak District. Jane
Reviewed 25 Aug 2015
We've just had the pleasure of staying at The Old Farrowings (part of Biggin Grange) for a week and it was easily the best part of our trip. The cottage is beautiful, sitting on top of a hill with an… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and so pleased you enjoyed your time at Biggin Grange.
The views from your cottage are stunning so I'm so glad you were able to enjoy them. Do come back and see us again! Jane
“Excellent place. Wonderful host.” From the moment I arrived, Kim went out of her way to welcome me and help me settle in. She really went out of her way to show me around, and she has a real passion for her local area. She's such a friendly, warm pers
“brillant holiday a must to do again” It was the 1st time we have had this type of holiday, the cottage was clean and homely and had everything that you could ask forand was situated about 3 to 5 minutes fom town but had the quietness of the country. t
This is a beautifully presented apartment with everything you need to have a very comfortable holiday. The owners are two of the nicest friendliest people you could hope to meet. Everything you need f… More
I am glad you enjoyed your stay but sorry that the outside space was not to your liking. We have always thought that although the area outside apartment has a stone floor, that as we allow our guests free run of the 3 acre field, there is other outside space for guests to enjoy.
However I am now going to update the seating, so thanks for your helpful comment. I think the fact that John had to work on the our roof made it not so comfortable for you to sit there & apologise again for that . Best wishes Jeannie & John
“brilliant fautless accomadation”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2016
this is without a doubt the best property we have stayed in for a long while,every thing you could possible need owners very helpful… More
So glad you enjoyed yourselves & thanks for your kind review
“Fantastic Accommodation, Location and Hosts” The cottage was beautifully presented, well stocked and very well placed to explore the Beacons. Views from the patio were fantastic. Hosts were very welcoming and were able to provide very good useful advi
“Beautiful location, home from home” The location is fabulous and really we could have just stayed in Cawsand all week! The house is clean, comfortable and perfect with the owner on hand at all times. The walk to the beach and town is quite steep so d
“Lovely, clean rural cottage ideal for exploring Yorkshire” We stayed a week here in the small cottage which is situated within the owner's garden, in the very small village of Copgrove. The cottage itself consists of a large bedsitting room, with sepa
First class accommodation set in the countryside about 8 miles from Harrogate. About the same distance to A1.
Ideally placed for day tripping to York, Harrogate etc.
Scrupulously clean and very well… More
“A LITTLE GEM”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2016
We were delighted with this little "studio cottage". Everything you could possibly need for a short or long term stay. Well presented and comfortable. The owner was welcoming, available but unobtrusiv… More
“A delightful cottage.”
Reviewed 19 Jun 2016
This small cottage lies in a very peaceful and flowery environment. The owners are absolutely charming. The cottage is very clean, extremely comfortable and furnished to a high standard.… More
“Cannot wait to go back next year.” Macarena is ideally situated to accommodate everyone's needs. There are many bars, cafes and restaraunts within easy walking distance and the beach/marina is only a 15 minutes away. Close by you have the local park
Great apartment very clean very nice owners good communication with Michael would certainly use again… More
“Lovely studio, very clean and central for everything.”
Reviewed 31 Dec 2016
Michael and Rita, the owners, are lovely. There to meet and greet and show us the facilities. Coming home we were not flying until evening, as the studio was available they let us keep it until we lef… More
“Perfect Getaway” Fantastic apartment, everything you could possibly need and some. What a place to come back to after a day's walking, and having the opportunity to sit out on the balcony with a glass of wine watching the sunset. Doesn't get much bett
“Fantastic Holiday” The studio was great well equiped overlooking square in centre of village. Location excellent close to shops, bars, beach and Marina.
We had a great time and look forward to going again.
It was a nice apartment. Everything you need was available. Even a beach umbrella. The bed was good. Took breakfast on the little balcony. In the evening sometimes musicians who were playing for the r… More
“Lovely Space, excellent decor, great ambiance, lovely hosts.” Beautifully furnished bedroom, great bed, fantastic en-suite bathroom with great shower.
Well equipped kitchen, good sun lounge & use of gas bbq.
Well located position, just off the A3
“Absolutely idyllic, 5 star, romantic retreat, a stone's throw from Port Isaac”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2015
Pippins Farmhouse is a fantastic place to stay! Why? The rustic old farmhouse has been re-furbished to the finest quality. It's very light and bright, with lovely, traditional sash windows. The conser… More
“A beautiful break in Cornwall”
Reviewed 14 Jul 2015
My wife and I had a wonderful break for a few days whilst staying at the Pippins Hendra. We were made so welcome and everything about the annex was just perfect. We had such a lovely, relaxing few day… More
“A LITTLE BIT OF HEAVEN”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2015
A friend recommended this place and I am glad they did.. You could describe it as a haven a getaway or even as a quiet retreat. My wife and I were looking for somewhere quiet and our friend had said t… More