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.
“The perfect location for sailing” Within minutes of arriving at the boathouse we realised that we had made the right choice. The location was beautiful and ideally situated for ease of access and yet providing a quiet rural location.
The owner could
We stayed at Tidelands for a short break, Liz was there to meet us when we arrived and showed us around the accommodation. The boathouse was excellent, very clean and with all the little extras that s… More
“Tidelands Boathouse meets all expectations and more!!”
Reviewed 9 Jul 2016
The Boathouse is situated in the most beautiful location. I was looking to escape the "Rat Race" and this was the ideal location. The tranquility allowed me to unwind and relax completely. I would hig… More
“Great accommodation in fantastic location.”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2013
Just got back from 2 relaxing days in the boathouse. The position on the waters edge is stunning and the property is warm, comfortable and fitted out beautifully.
We wouldn't hesitate to recommend a … 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
marywhey beachfront is right on Weston lake (the google map doesn't show the exact location). Weston Lake is a stocked (trout), fly fishing only, clothing optional, fresh water, super clean fresh water lake. There’s a pedal boat and a row boat to use, a lot …see more
“Perfect place to enjoy a relaxing holiday.” A charming, delightful cottage to stay in while you enjoy beautiful Cornwall. Set in a beautiful country side location not far from Polzeath and Port Isaac. Tastefully decorated, well equipped kitchen and
Barn owl barn is the best place we have stayed. It was clean, cosy and had everything we could want for our stay. The location was brilliant for exploring this Cornish coast, convenient yet still peac… More
Fantastic! We look forward to welcoming you back. Thanks for such a lovely review.
All the best,
“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
“A warm welcome and cozy flat.” The warm welcome I received made me feel right at home. I knew the hosts were there if I needed them but they weren't intrusive. Being a single lady, it was nice to know they were just next door. The flat felt home-li
Plenty to do in the surrounding region
Just what we need for retirement!… More
“Comfortable Home from Home”
Reviewed 22 Apr 2015
My wife and I booked 'Little Haven' at relatively short notice for a one week stay to visit and assist relatives with various tasks that had to be done - so not actually a true, 'holiday' visit. We li… More
“Excellent unit with friendly hosts”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2012
Booking from Australia, we had to rely on internet information and earlier reviews, and delighted to confirm that the unit was everything the owner and earlier reviews had claimed. My wife and I used … More
“Just delightfully perfect.!” Everything you could possibly ask for! Great communication, great location, great service.
The apartment is just ideal, more than enough space and makes for a perfect couples retreat! Ideal for climbers as incredibly cl
“Fantastic Villa , Fantastic Views , Fantastic Holiday...”
Reviewed 20 Sep 2016
Well after waiting approximately 8 Years to go on holiday, myself and my partner were looking for something that looked like it had it all, and this was just that. The pictures of this villa are great… More
“Everything we wanted, fantastic place to stay!”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2015
We would thoroughly recommend this villa; it is private, quiet, and has everything you need including its own good size pool. The memory of sitting on the top deck in the evening, cooking on the BBQ, … More
“Great place for a laid back trip”
Reviewed 24 Nov 2016
Me and my girlfriend stayed here for a few nights on a short climbing holiday in November, and loved our stay. The place is nicely decorated and clean with everything you need (wifi, English freeview,… More
A recently renovated cosy cottage in the quiet village of Lescouet-Gouarec in the rural heart of Brittany. There is a living room with a log-burner and a modern kitchen on the ground floor. There is a staircase leading to a double bedroom with an ensuite shower room and …see more
“Really nice, modern, comfortable and looked after” A nice property, that is looked after and comfortable, in a nice quite location.
We were made to feel welcome on arrival. Everything worked and I'd have no hesitation in recommending it to my frie
We had a very enjoyable three night stay when meeting friends in the area to attend The Malven Autumn Show.
Comfy accommodation in lovely rural setting. We enjoyed the area and it was nice to return … More
“Delightful stay at The Stables West Meon” Warm and comfortable with lots of thoughtful, elegant touches - I loved this place. The Wills made me feel very welcome. The sense of space inside and the beautiful window on to the Hampshire countryside in al
“Fantastic place” Perfect place, very peaceful and relaxing, we were made very welcome on arrival and was allowed to take our baby tortoise with us. The local town was a 10 minute drive away and well worth a visit, great location . Follow the map to
“Wonderful cottage” We spent a wonderful time in Cheddar, we got a very warm welcome, where everything was already prepared for us. Andrew and his wife are lovely and really dog loving. The cottage is perfect equiped and clean and very cosy. Cheddar is
On arriving at our destination we were greeted by the owners of Highcroft Cottage Andrew and his wife a lovely couple and after a bit of a chat together we made our way to our place of stay Highcroft … More
Thank you so much for such lovely comments - we are delighted that you had a nice break here in Cheddar (despite the changeable weather!) and we hope that your very friendly (and handsome!) dogs enjoyed the walking. Do hope that you will get the chance to visit us again at some point in the future. Kind regards Andy and Helen
Reviewed 30 Oct 2016
A really beautiful cottage, a real gem in a fantastic location and a great spot to explore the area.… More
Thank you so much for your very kind comments, we are delighted that you enjoyed your break over the half term holiday and do hope you will visit again in the future! Kind regards Andy and Helen
“Lovely comfortable accomodation in a character cottage”
Reviewed 28 Nov 2015
Booked the property for my parents and son whom loved it and felt very at home.Friendly owner but not intrusive.Perfect spot for Cheddar and the little cheddar gorge village.
1 small thing they could… More
Thank you so much for your kind words and very pleased that your parents and son had a good time. Also very timely as we have just had wifi installed at the cottage (December 2015) so hopefully no need for library visits in the future! Every good wish for 2016. Kind regards Andy
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
“A wonderful week in a beautiful villa” We stayed at Villa Sapphire for a week and we couldn't have chosen a better place to stay. The location is superb and the villa is perfect. Sitting in the open-sided lounge watching the sun go down across the inf
“peaceful getaway” Me and my wife stayed for her birthday weekend as we wanted a short break away to relax. This is exactly what we got. We stayed in cottage 1 the smaller of the 2 cottages. it was very cosy and private. The hot tub is an added bonus.
We stayed at the cottage for 3 nights after our wedding and absolutely loved it. It was small but cosy and had everything we needed. Our dog loved the big garden and it was close to lots of walks arou… More
“A wonderful retreat”
Reviewed 21 Aug 2012
We booked this cottage so we could get away from it all and have some rest and relaxation. It couldn't have been more perfect! The cottage is superbly equipped for a cottage rental (including a very w… More
“Lovely Cottage, Great Location and Nice Hosts”
Reviewed 8 Jun 2012
We stayed in Cottage 2 which was wonderful - lovely big luxurious bathroom, wonderful decor throughout and great sized garden with huge hot tub under shelter and patio area. Bed was very comfortable.… More
A beautifully finished apartment overlooking ponds and woods with stunning views of the Devon countryside. Fully carpeted sitting room and bedroom, king size bed,2 televisions, wood burning stove, fully fitted kitchen and a bathroom with bath and separate walk-in shower …see more
Riverside Cottage is situated in the leafy, exclusive Fernwood area. This charming garden cottage is beautifully furnished, is secure, neat, bright and sunny has a fully equipped self-catering kitchenette.
Positioned on the door step of the University of Cape Town, Kir …see more
Escape to the Country.....
If you like country living then you'll love the location. Modern, newly decorated, it is next to our barn, but completely separate, with it's own entrance and plenty of free parking.<br />Please note the grounds are not enclos …see more
“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
“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.
“Sheer bliss” A wonderful cottage lacking for nothing. A peaceful location but close to all amenities. A perfect place to chill; comfortable sofas and an enchanting garden. The bed to die for. The finest self catering holiday we have ever taken.
There were 4 of us staying in Shutters Cottage in Beamish and we were all delighted with the cottage. It had everything we needed, plenty of space and we couldn't have had a better stay. The communica… More
“Beautiful country retreat”
Reviewed 13 Mar 2014
The house is lovely-comfortable and attractively furnished. The kitchen is huge and well equipped. It was too cold to use the conservatory, but it certainly was an inviting space. The views from the l… More
“Fabulous house in a quiet but accessable location”
Reviewed 21 Nov 2013
The Shutters is a fantastic house in a great location. The house more than matches up to the pictures and ad on the holiday guide - you will not be disappointed!The decoration, furniture, fittings and… More
Set in in the heart of Hardy country, in the picturesque village of Piddletrenthide, South House Retreat is a unique B and B offering accommodation to writers, artists, creative people, literary lovers and those who want to rest or just visit our beautiful County.
Run b …see more
“Fantastic couple of days” What a lovely place. The Shepherds Hut is beautiful, it is small but perfectly adequate for two - it is also perfectly decked out, everything is excellent quality and it is spotlessly clean. It is set in its own walled gard
We just came back from a wonderful 2 night stay at Red Sky. Although the weather was cold and it rained it didn't take away from it at all! We loved the great bonus of a sheltered hot tub to relax in … More
Reviewed 26 Sep 2016
Fantastic! A group of us hired the Safari Tent and the Red Sky Shepherds Hut for the weekend. The whole site is beautiful and really well laid out. I think it's great that the areas for larger groups … More
Thank you for your lovely comments. We do strive to offer a true "glamping" experience with all the little touches and so glad that our efforts are appreciated! Please do come back!
“The perfect get away”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2017
Thought of everything, comfy bed, homely. The perfect get away and the hot tub was the icing on the cake! Even in the minus temperatures of January. Couldn't recommend this place enough and will be co… More
“Lovely relaxing break away” We loves staying in this fantastic barn conversion. Really lovely quiet location, but close enough to the centre of bury and surrounding areas. Accommodation is brilliant, didn't want to leave after the two days, would love
We thoroughly enjoyed our time at Mullion Barn, the area is lovely and the stables have been done to a fantastic standard, with the high ceilings and decor making it feel very spacious. We couldn't ha… More
“Excellent self catering accomodation”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2011
Welcoming hosts who are as flexible as possible and keen for you to enjoy your stay however short. The state of the poperty is as new. The location is very convenient and gives accesss to many attract… More
“Very Nice - I recommend this house”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2013
Very nice accommodation. The barn has been beautifully refurbished. It is very comfortable and cosy. It is very quiet with a little back garden that would be lovely in warmer weather. The owners a… More
The Cow Pen Cottage is ideal for a relaxing country break. This charming, single-story barn-conversion is one of three lovingly renovated holiday-homes, just three miles from the historic town of Stratford-upon-Avon with good access into Warwick and Leamington Spa. Off …see more
Ashlar is a stunning and spacious, open plan villa that features a gorgeous bathroom with an impressive double spa encased in Castlemaine slate tiles.
* Relax in your luxurious double spa
* Stunning contemporary open plan villa
* Gorgeous large comfortable couch
* …see more
Cotswold Cottage Private Parking central to Chipping Campden. Fully equipped kitchen with Microwave, Oven, Gas Hob, Dishwasher, Washing Machine/Dryer & fridge Private garden with seated area. Large bed / modern ensuite facilities walking distance of pubs/restaurants …see more
Allt Mor is a luxury holiday cottage with secluded garden on the Isle of Skye. Accommodation is designed for couples. The original Listed cottage is over 200 years old but the recent modern extension blends the traditional features of the cottage with modern facilities. …see more
“Lovely accommodation in a superb location for the New Forest.” Perfect holiday home, fully equipped and spotlessly clean. The location couldn't have been better everything on your doorstep yet lovely and peaceful. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend to fam
A great place to stay for a couple or family with older children, very quiet, comfortable and on the outskirts of Sway village, but easy walking to shops, cafe etc.
Very clean, beautifully furnished … More
“The most peaceful well equipped holiday cottage in the New Forest”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2011
The cottage was located in a beautiful tranquil part of the New Forest. The garden has an abundance of beautiful tall trees. We watched squirrels running through them. There was a patio area to si… More
“Great cottage,Great area,Great host”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2011
The Ducklings is in a quiet gated homely area, the owner lives next door is very friendly but not intrusive. Ducklings Cottage,Sway, is very modern and perfect with a good enclosed garden .Situated … More
“Hideaway in the moor” Excellent, secluded little cottage. The perfect location to get away from your everyday hassle. Its quite, situated in a wonderful landscape and you can walk into the moor directly from your doorstep. The cottage is perfectly equ
Could not fault this cosy cottage. Very clean and comfortable. Beautiful location and central access to the moors. Once we got our bearings we visited lots of places that were more or less on the door… More
“Fantastic cottage! Everything you need and great location.”
Reviewed 4 Jan 2013
I booked this cottage for a surprise long weekend away for my husbands birthday. We had a great time and didn't want to leave! We were welcomed by a lovely hot burning fire and the cottage spotlessly … More
“Don't hesitate, book it!”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2012
A superb destination for a quiet break or holiday, your hosts are very welcoming and will help in any way they can. The accommodation is superbly equipped ,and beautifully set out, as others have said… More
“Immaculate - home from home :) excellent value for money.” Arrived on Monday evening, quite tired and was over the moon when I opened the door. A lovely warm welcome with some cookies and milk in the fridge for that all needed cuppa. A gorgeous bed ma
Such a wonderful cottage - We met Greg on arrival and he was so helpful and gave us lots of advice on nearby places to eat, drink and visit. We also found some delicious cookies and everything needed … More
What a lovely oomment - the "hidden gem" was so kind.
We look forward to seeing in the future and again thankyou
“Perfect romantic hidey hole!”
Reviewed 21 Nov 2012
Everything from Greg’s warm and friendly welcome, to the homemade flapjack awaiting us, and the small but perfectly formed and beautifully decorated Granary, was perfect.
This is the ideal base f… More
Thankyou for your kind review, Very much appreciated.
I will let you know progress of remaining refurbishments so if you feel like coming again to Broadway with friends or family (or both) you might like to consider Bay house again.
“Undersized and overlooked”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2013
The Granary is a very very small conversion accessed via a narrow alley to the side of 'The Main House' which faces onto the High Street.
Very little consideration has been given to the practical use… More
I am very saddened to find that you did not enjoy your stay at The Granary. I apologise for the oversight in allowing my neighbour access to paint his wall during your stay. When I agreed to this I was caught on the hop and should not have permitted it. This is a salutary lesson learnt.
On your other points I wished I had had the opportunity to respond to them during your stay and that you had raised them with me when I asked how you were enjoying your stay.
I like to think that I pride myself in ensuring that everyone staying in The Granary has an enjoyable stay and until this time, has always been the case.
Again, I apologise for my oversight.
Just 55 mins from London, this is the perfect place to retreat to and it's only 1 minute from the beach! Located in the seaside village of Sandgate, our home has a private patio garden to the front and allocated off-road parking.
This is a gorgeous garden flat on …see more
The Sea Breeze Bungalow is situated on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Neo Chorio Paphos, at the entrance to the Akamas National Park. It commands stunning views of the Polis Chrysochou Bay and the Akamas hills. It's in a private and quiet area on a hi …see more
Mill Cottage in a courtyard setting forms part of a 17th Century Water Mill in a beautiful quiet contryside location in Perranwell Station, near Truro. This lovely cottage has 2 double bedrooms, one with four poster bed, bathroom, lounge & kitchen-diner. Private re …see more
Simple yet luxurious self-catering accommodation.
Decked bath with panoramic views of the Alentejo countryside.
This totally private house is cool in the summer & cosily warm in the winter.
All rooms have under-floor heating & a wood burning stove in the living …see more
Situated within the beautiful grounds of Higher Yarde Farm The Barn offers relaxing and tranquil self-catered accommodation in a lovingly converted hay barn. The premises are rated as 4 Stars by Visit Britain.
The Barn offers most attractive studio style accommodation, …see more
“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
A fabulous area to visit, close enough to central London, 20 mins from Wimbledon, 20 yards from the Olympic cycle route, 5 mins walk from Hampton Court Palace- ideally located for the flower show and the village with all its delightful restaurants and antique shops …see more