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.
“A gem on the Isle of Sky” We had a great week and the weather was very kind to us. Everything about the croft was excellent! The views were spectacular especially watching the seals whilst having breakfast, and the Croft itself so comfortable you se
“Romantic Lochside Setting, Idyllic Croft on the Isle of Skye”
Reviewed 26 Mar 2012
Skye Croft is the most gorgeous setting for a romantic Getaway, located just 50yards from the shore of Loch Treaslane-you have your own gate to wander through to the waters edge. This self catering Co… More
I spent 1 month in this beautifull bungalow. Very calm and relaxing place. Also very safe as there is always somebody looking at the area. A very nice garden and the owner was looking everytime if eve… More
“perfect holiday rental”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2014
This property was very well equipped, was clean and comfortable. The location was perfect for my needs, very quiet and peaceful, but not too far from the beach and local ameneties.. Excellent value fo… More
“New and fully equipeed villas”
Reviewed 14 Mar 2014
Seagullvilla is well positioned within koh Lanta being the Saladan restaurants and shops easily reachable in about ten minutes via motorbike . The road connecting the villas to the main road is part … More
“Lovely apartment, great location in North Devon” Just out of barnstaple yet surrounded by countryside, snapper mead is in a great location to access all the places of interest along the north coast. It is an apartment but it feels very much as if you
This is an idyllic retreat for two people. It is far away from the noise of passing traffic and provides a relaxing and tranquil place from which to explore the surrounding countryside and villages. …see more
Staying at Number 2, Church Town House, is like going glamping, but in a Grade II Listed building rather than under canvas. Imagine a space just a little bigger than a shepherd's hut or a boat's cabin and you're heading in the right direction. …see more
“Perfect 5 star” Warm & friendly greeting on arrival, and the apartment is beautiful. Had some lovely nights relaxing by the fire after being out all day. Mull is a beautiful island with some of the most spectacular beaches we have seen anywhere in the
A spacious, comfortable, elegant apartment with wonderful views of Tobermory harbour.
Accommodation included an open fire and a spa bath which was most welcome after a day out walking. The apartmen… More
Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your holiday in Columba Apartment and we hope to see you again one day.
“Stunning apartment in stunning location”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2014
This was our second visit. The apartment is very comfortable, with everything one needs. The views from the bedroom while lying in bed with the patio doors open are truly stunning. Short walk to Tober… More
Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed staying in Columba - and especially the views! We love them too! We look forward to seeing you again one day.
“Peaceful and relaxing”
Reviewed 18 Jan 2014
A wonderfully appointed apartment from which discovering this wonderful island could not be more perfect. The apartment is furnished to very high standard and provides glorious views across the harbo… More
We are delighted you enjoyed your holiday whilst staying in Shuna Apartment. Thank you for taking the trouble to write the review. We look forward to welcoming you here again soon.
“Wonderful piece of history!” We stayed for a long weekend and enjoyed every minute of it! The cottage itself is wonderful with everything that you need to make your stay comfortable. We liked that it hasn't been fully renovated as doing so would detra
Lovely rustic cottage in a small village in the heart of the countryside. Spent a week here in early September and it was just lovely. The area is superb with lots of attractions and excellent walking… More
“Mind blowing peace and quiet !”
Reviewed 8 Mar 2012
We have stayed @ Dale View in 2009 and loved the isolation of the place. The cottage is very quaint and only small but more than enough for a couple. The open fire is a "real" open fire and is so cosy… More
“Fantastic!” The cottage was lovely and in an ideal location to explore Snowdonia and the coastal area around Conwy. Right from the start the experience was great, we were greeted by Ann who settles us in and even left some fruit loaf and tea for us!
We decided to get away for the Chirstmas break and both the cottage and the location were exceptional!
The owner Ann showed us around the property and we were so surprised of how spacious it was. We … More
Thank you so much for your kind review.I am delighted that you enjoyed the cottage and appreciated how much Conwy and the local area has to offer,whatever the weather!It was lovely to meet you both and wish you all the best for the New Year.Ann
“The Perfect Getaway”
Reviewed 21 Jul 2013
We have just returned from our stay at this cottage and have had a perfect holiday. The cottage is top quality and has everything you could wish for and more! The view from the bedroom balcony is st… More
Thank you very much for your generous review.I am delighted that you enjoyed the cottage and location so much and that you chose to spend your Anniversary here.Look forward to seeing you both again so you can enjoy a roaring log fire. The views are great even in the winter!
Best wishes, Ann & Peter
“This is a place to escape the 'rat race'”
Reviewed 14 Jul 2013
We have just stayed at Bethyn Y Wennol in Conway and found it to be the ideal place to escape the 'rat race' for the peace and tranquillity of the countryside. When we entered the cottage and were s… More
Thank you very much for your kind review. It was lovely to meet you both and I`m glad you were able to enjoy the views and the glorious weather from the balcony.Hope to see you again sometime in the future.
Best wishes, Ann
Cabin On The Cove is beautifully situated on Quadra Island, BC, the largest of the Discovery Islands. Visitors come in all seasons, drawn by the breathtaking coastal scenery and many recreational opportunities offered by this small group of islands located along the Ins …see more
FREE use of Kayaks and Lifejackets to paddle the Okura River Estuary.
Horse riding on Okura River available at additional cost.
Golf Courses, Beaches, Bushwalks, Tramping, Tennis, Bowls, Shops, Restaurants, Snow planet, Dairyflat Airfield within 10 minutes. …see more
Crossroads Cottage was everything we could have hoped for.
Immaculate conditions within the cottage and an ideal base from which to explore the stunning surrounding area.
This cottage was within bot… More
We are delighted with your review and it is great to know that we have done it right. Thank you for taking the time to comment which will help potential future guests make up their mind. Hope to welcome you to Crossroads in the future!
“Relaxing break in a cosy cottage”
Reviewed 21 Aug 2016
We are just back from a week in the cottage. We haven't slept so well for ages, a really comfy king size bed in a peaceful wee cottage. The cottage has everything you need, including towels and kitc… More
The Lily Pad – Thorpeness
Situated in one of the most stunning locations on the Meare ‘The Lily Pad’ is in a prime location backing onto the Thorpeness Meare and just a few minutes’ walk from the beach. You’ll receive …see more
“Delightful welcoming cottage.” It was an absolute delight to turn the key and step into this charming cottage. Hilary is a fantastic host. She preempted many of our needs and ensured we were comfortable with everything. The kitchen was modern and wel
We booked this cottage because it was in a handy location to visit our relatives. Once we arrived we realised that it offered a lovely place to escape to and that Biggar is a lovely place to walk aro… More
Thank you for this and also for your kind comments in the visitors book in the cottage. I'm so pleased that both Ferniehaugh itself and Biggar as a location was a success and shall look forward to seeing you again in the future!
“Beautiful cosy cottage”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2014
Beautiful cottage, warm and cosy, lovely log burner. Kitchen is very well equipped & bed really comfortable. Beams are great feature. I would highly recommend this cottage to anyone who wants a relaxi… More
“The best of the best”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2014
The wee house in Biggar is as good as it gets - excellent facilities - very clean - very comfortable bed - all the accessories you could want with a very well appointed kitchen and comfortable front r… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review and we are really delighted that you enjoyed it so much. As you are the first ever guests to stay at the house, it is really important to know that we have got it right. I'm especially pleased you enjoyed the bed - it's such a major factor in the success of a stay away from home! We hope very much u will be back soon and look forward to seeing you next time!
Holly Cottage is a 5* quality self catering cottage in the heart of the Surrey hills. ideal for exploring the countryside yet with easy access to central London (about 1 hour). A high specification yet homely fit out together with little luxuries. …see more
“Lovely short break. Clean, well equiped apartment. Very friendly owners.” We had an excellent stay at Ty Copr. Annalisa and Chris were lovely and made us feel very welcome, including our 9 month old daughter and our dog!
The apartment is at the back
my husband, little boy jack and i had the most wonderful week end at Ty Copr.
We had such a wonderful welcoming with a little log fire waiting for us . The appartment has been so tastefully decorated… More
Wonderful guests! It was a delight to meet you and can't wait until you come again. A lovely family who made the most of their time here - everything was beautifully clean and tidy when they left, you would never have known we@d had guests! Thank you so much x
“Great location, cosy fire, clean and so friendly”
Reviewed 26 Mar 2013
Stayed during the cold but the log fire was already lit on arrival. Wonderful hosts, couldn't do enough for us. Explored walking trails, takeaway close so no cooking!
Beautifully presented and really… More
Thank you Jo, see you soon. Pleasure having you here and thanks for leaving everything spotlessly clean and tidy! xxx
“Magic holiday - from location to the power cut!!” Lovely setting, home from home house and a helpful owner who even visited us during a storm and our electricity went off. Only down side was only one visit into the hot tub during out visit!! :(
Our stay at Ballawyllyn cottage was absolutely what we needed!
It was the perfect place away from it all in the perfect setting in stunning scenery and only the sound of the wind, the sheep, the ch… More
Reviewed 5 May 2014
I stayed here with my partner and 8 month old son - the cottage was perfect, very homely and everything we needed had been thought of and was in the cottage
they provided a cot with bedding for our s… More
“Quiet and Comfortable”
Reviewed 27 May 2014
Bathroom is a bit tight, but other rooms are good size and well fitted out. Gracious hosts who seem really concerned about their property and the service they offer.… More
“Lovely break.” Previous reviews say it all really. Judy has thought of everthing. All information regarding the cottage and the stay was sent well in advance so we knew exactly what we needed to bring, which apart from clothes and toiletries was very
“Wonderfully situated country retreat” Have had a great two week holiday in this well equipped, warm and comfortable cottage nestling in the countryside close to Forres. Ideally situated to explore the Moray Firth and Cairngorms. The owners, Stuart and
“Wonderful, relaxing week in a beautiful and peaceful location”
Reviewed 8 Feb 2013
I stayed for a week in January when the snow was on the ground. I walked for at least an hour every day through the beautiful scenery which surrounds this location. I returned to a log fire, peace a… More
This delightful newly refurbished one bedroom cottage situated in the heart of the stunning West Coast Of Scotland, has all that you require for a romantic getaway , activity holiday or peaceful retreat.Tigh Bhan is truly a place where you can relax and unwind.<br /& …see more
“Perfect Choice” Just returned from a 2 week stay at the Seagull Villa Gasalong and what a lovely place it is. The villa was very clean and tidy and it had everything you needed. Close to a lovely beach called Relax Bay which was about a 10 minute wa
We booked this through trip advisor and couldn't have picked anything more perfect. Seagull villa is in a peacefull, quiet garden space. We felt very welcome & it felt like home. You are minutes away … More
“Best relaxing Holidays ever”
Reviewed 19 Oct 2013
Very nice and friendly Owners, our house was just builded and completely new, everything very clean, we spent three weeks there. You got a very beautiful view to the nature (almost in the Jungle ;-) f… More
“Geheimtip am Ende der Strasse...”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2015
Die richtig hübschen und sehr gepflegten Seagull Villas liegen absolut ruhig am Ende
eines Feldweges. Hier stört wahrhaftg nichts die Ruhe, zu hören sind lediglich die
Geräusche der Vögel und … More
holiday river cottage , Normandy , France , Eure , short break , weekend , risle , accommodation , brown trout fly fishing<br />comfortable riverside cottage in Normandy with fly fishing on the rive (additional charge ) …see more
“Boutique house full of artistic character.” Love the old house, the location, and the hostess. The structure and interior is impressive enough. The owner invited friends over and did murals outside and inside the house. On weekends, there's traditi
The experience I had with staying with Jussara and Bamba made our stay in Sao Paulo much more enjoyable. They waited for us when we arrived and showed us around the city. We met all their friends and … More
was a pleasure to host you guys!
you are gentil, organized, clean, friendly and really smart people!
you are really part of the Family and part of our history! Always welcome....anywhere we are, our house is your home! cheers!
“Artistic House Downtown”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2014
This is a great place in downtown Sao Paulo. Very conveniently located, easy to get to other parts of town. The host is great and the house is very well decorated. Nice garden !… More
Eugene, is a great guest and artist, thanks to choose us!
“A little bit of heaven in Andalucia” My husband and I have just returned from our 5th visit and stay at Casa Girasol. I have lost count of the number of weeks in total but it must amout to about eight. In 2015 we visited in January, April, October and
We had a really lovely few days at casa girasol and although our visit was short, the four days felt so much longer in such a peaceful and relaxing environment. The casita is very clean, comfortable a… More
We are the lucky ones - we have such interesting guests who really want to make the most of this very special little corner of Andalucia. Come back soon!
Reviewed 13 Jun 2013
The directions to Casa Girasol were faultless. The casita was lovely and set in the heart of the beautiful Andalucian olive country.
Jay and Debbie are wonderful hosts and Dai the dog is a delight!… More
This is such a special little corner of Andalucia and it was our pleasure to share it with you. Looking forward to your next visit - and Dai says hi :)
Debbie and Jay x
“A wonderful start to the New Year - in Andalucia”
Reviewed 19 Jan 2013
We celebrated the arrival of 2013 by eating 12 grapes as the twelve chimes rang in the New Year. We were included with our hosts and their friends for a meal in the lovely casa.
Winter weather was … More
Wonderful to have you here and share something of this very special little corner of Andalucia with you. We are looking forward to welcoming you back to Casa Girasol in the late summer - if you thought that winter was great here, just wait until you experience the real Spanish summer fiestas!
“The Perfect Getaway” Beautiful cosy cottage. Wanted for nothing once there. Fabulous location.
Owners are so good to deal with. Getting back to me so quickly when needed.
Lovely little welcoming treats too! Lots of great places to
explore from this
Two delightful and very luxurious cottage apartments situated in a unique and peaceful location on the banks of the Caledonian Canal at Banavie Bridge on the outskirts of Fort William. The cottage has magnificent views to the front over the Canal, Neptune's Stairc …see more
“Fantastic one off experience for the brave” The location was amazing...miles from anywhere. The house is down a long bumpy y track, not for the faint hearted. This is a good place for those who want to get back to n atuure and forget modern life ,.
We were warned about the drive and that track is definitely not for the faint hearted. Fortunately my partner enjoys a challenge. But this is not the place for anyone who might need medical assistanc… More
“A beautifully presented and extremely well-equipped quiet retreat, perfect for a couple's getaway...” This stunning little house is perfect for two and situated in the middle of glorious countryside (a car is a necessity) which means it is very calmin
“A beautiful well equipped gite - ideal for two people.”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2014
La Petite Grange
Thank you, Susie and John, for a lovely week in your beautiful gite. It is a pretty little house with everything you could want for a quiet, relaxing stay in this attractive area … More
What a find! Chapel was fabulous, great location, cozy warm, tastefully renovated, well equipped and to top it a all a lovely Christmas tree greeted usOnly advice I'd give is to take Amy's offer of a … More
Thank you for your lovely comments, so glad you enjoyed your stay so much. I'm pleased the new parking arrangements are working out well. Will look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Amy
“The only place to stay in Chester”
Reviewed 10 Dec 2014
This is the only place we'll ever stay in Chester. It's warm, spacious, comfortable and only 10 minutes walk from the city center! Every room is finished to a very high standard, the beds were super-c… More
“Beautiful property in a great location”
Reviewed 1 Dec 2014
Beautiful property well appointed , very convenient for Chester city center and Cheshire Oaks we were on a Christmas shopping weekend.
Great shower , lovely bathroom.
Very comfortable accommodation… More
Thank you for your review. We are now sending out directions via e-mail as we hadn't realised the whole address wasn't visible on the website. We are also now looking into leaving welcome packs for guests of a week or more. We welcome your comments so we can continually improve our service.
“Perfect cosy cottage for a couple” We loved our two night stay at Ty Bychan. Conveniently located on Church Street just metres from the centre of town, the cottage is the perfect size for two. Best bits for us: the woodburner which creates such a love
“Lovely little cottage in the centre of Hay on Wye”
Reviewed 28 Apr 2014
Ty Bachan is a lovely little cottage near to the centre on Hay on Wye. Very clean and well appointed, it has everything you need for a comfortable stay. For me, having a wood burner made the cosy cott… More
“Very Pleased” Finding somewhere close to Cardiff on short notice and affordable can be incredibly difficult. Finding somewhere that's well presented and good quality even more so.Luckily we found the rental advertised.
After a warm welcome and tour
Blossom Folly is a luxury self-catering cottage situated in the picturesque coastal settlement of Roag. Set amidst mature private gardens the cottage is finished to a very high standard, benefitting from oak flooring throughout.
Settle back by the fire in the light an …see more
“Fantastic cottage” Amazing accomodation, very comfortable with everything you need & more. Ideal location too as only 10 - 15 min walk into Melrose where there is a great choice of places to eat & drink. fantastic cycling on the doorstep. It was also
“Simply Amazing” The Coach House was simply perfect! Was taken back on how beautiful this little property is! ALL of the facilities within the coach house worked and went above and beyond our expectations! Zoe makes you feel very welcome, and is happy
Wow what a lovely place and is well worth a visit. The owner met us at property gates to give us the keys, very accommodating and friendly. The house is stunning, pure luxury, all mod cons and very q… More
Reviewed 15 Nov 2016
My friends and I have just spent the weekend at the Coach house and have had such a lovely time!
Having travelled up to Malvern by train, the location was perfect and within minutes from the stati… More
What a lovely review, glad you enjoyed your stay.Thank you
Right on the banks of the River Wye with amazing views over Tintern Abbey and the Forest of Dean, stands this detached 18th century stone cottage . It has it's own terrace adjacent to the river with railings, and a smaller lawned area with barbecue. The property co …see more
“Erholsamer Erkundungsurlaub im Idyllischen Landhaus am Fluss”
Reviewed 25 Sep 2016
Wir haben das erste Mal überhaupt Urlaub in Wales gemacht. Dabei wurden unsere Erwartungen von unserem Ferienhaus und der Umgebung nicht nur erfüllt sondern sogar übertroffen. Das Haus ist mit alle… More
Gypsy Palace is situated right on the Pennine Way meaning numerous wonderful walks are accessible right from your doorstep. Its always quiet and peaceful and is surrounded by beautiful countryside. In fact most of our guests stay simply for the peace and quiet.<br /& …see more
“Excellent accommodation” Eileen and Ali gave us a very warm welcome to their beautiful, perfectly equipped cottage and provided us with helpful information.
The cottage is located in Melrose, where we could find several sights and start beautiful (hi