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.
“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 for our family of two adults and two teenage daughters” Such a cute place, we all loved Blue Hill Cottage; probably the favourite of our 5 week holiday in the UK and the continent. It was located perfectly; the town in one direction and the l
Had a very pleasant weekend with some friends in Ambleside at this cosy property. Nice welcoming open fire. It's not the biggest property but has a great location just a few minutes from the center of… More
“Perfect for a relaxing honeymoon”
Reviewed 26 Jul 2012
This was our first visit to the Lakes and Bluehill Cottage and Ambleside were the perfect introduction. Bluehill was really easy to find and very well situated for popping out for milk or a nice meal.… More
“Ideal location,comfortable and homely cottage.”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2012
The cottage was comfortable,warm and well equipped. There is a log fire,washing machine and the kitchen had everything you could need and a good standard of cleanliness throughout. Based within 5 minu… More
“Fantastic Stay” We arrived at the property and were instantly impressed. The host (Emma) was incredibly welcoming and showed us around the property and explained where to find sone of the local amenities. The cottage itself was warm and welcoming, fu
We have recently returned home from a very relaxing stay at The Coach House. The property was very comfortable and homely. Nice welcoming touchs ( bread, butter,jam and milk and beautiful fresh flower… More
Dear Anne & Steve Thank you. it was a pleasure to have you staying with us glad you enjoyed your break away. Hope to see you again. Best wishes Emma
“A very happy place”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2013
I had the pleasure of staying with Emma and Chaz on and off for 18 months. It is a place I called home and felt very comfortable in. It is well provisioned, comfortable and in a great part of the worl… More
Reviewed 19 Feb 2013
We were met with a very warm and welcoming experience we were given a quick guide of the coach house which was larger then expected and very well appointed and clean. The interior had a modern boutiqu… More
“Lovely cottage in beautiful location” Just returned from a week at The Old Armoury Annex .The cottage is a home from home , very comfortable & spacious ,two lovely big settees , lots of books , games ,DVD's
Aileen & David were very welcoming & frien
Aileen was very efficient and helpful with our booking and gave us a lovely warm welcome and lots of useful information upon our arrival. The Old Armoury Annexe was a superb property set in woodland g… More
Nynke it was lovely to meet you and Richard. I am glad you had a good time on your visit to Scotland and pleased that you enjoyed staying at The Old Armoury.
This newly constructed brick apartment has been fully furnished to a high standard with TV/DVD, all bedding, cutlery provided. The apartment is sited on Ponderosa Park residential estate located in the Derbyshire village of Old Tupton, a few miles from Chesterfield.The …see more
“Superb accommodation and hostess” After a long hot drive, arrived to a warm welcome and a cool glass of fizz. Beautiful and tranquil location. Fab downstairs room with own courtyard garden, room immaculate with everything one could want - all very tas
We booked to stay 4 weeks and ended up staying 9 weeks !
" liberte" truly was relaxing. we stayed in the appartment truffel. clean, stylish and very comfortable. most mornings we would have breakfas… More
Described as a hidden gem this rural retreat offers the best of both worlds. Peace and tranquility of being in the heart of the countryside whilst being a short distance to all the conveniences of Donaghadee, Bangor and Newtownards. Strangford Lough closeby. Titanic, U …see more
“A Peaceful Getaway” On our arrival we were met by the lovely owner Christine who gave us all the information about the cottage and surrounding area. The cottage itself is beautifully presented throughout and has an idyllic view of the Lake. There is a
I would just like to thank Christine for a brilliant stay! She greeted us as soon as we arrived and couldn't do enough to make us feel at home! The cottage comes with everything you need for a self ca… More
Thanks for your generous comments and fabulous REVIEW - very helpful for other holidaymakers thinking of a trip to the Lake District - known as "Little Switzerland". It was great to meet you and do hope we will see you again.
This walk up ( 9 steps from road level ) apartment (1023 sq ft.) features 2 bedrooms with queen sized beds & are en suites. A well equipped kitchenette cum dining. The main living room has a wall of sliding doors that opens out to a big balcony, looking towards the Titi …see more
Excellent value. The direction to the cottage was very clear and helpful.
The cottage is located in a beautiful, forested area with many opportunities for walks.
All amenities were provided and made… More
Reviewed 16 Oct 2014
Stunning area, beautiful gite and grounds. Owners are so kind, helpful and ready to give you advice on the area, if you need it, but they are also very discreet so you are left in privacy. They were… More
Reviewed 13 Aug 2014
Excellent cottage, very well equipped and presented. Would stay there again.
Location is very good and we particularly enjoyed the balcony were we could sit in the early morning and evening.
The su… More
Cosy 1 bedroom gîte nestled in an annex of a Chateau, in a romantic and quiet estate along a riverside between Fontainebleau forest and the first Burgundy hills.
The cottage is ideal for a couple, but can suit 3 people. Living room with open well equipped kitchen.
Bed …see more
“A lovely apartment in a great area with very welcoming hosts!” After booking our first family holiday relatively last minute we were delighted that we managed to find this apartment. We stayed for a week from the 30th August and had a wonderful time.
We spent three nights at Birch Haven in August and it was the most peaceful and welcoming place to stay. We were very pleased with everything, it was spotlessly clean and so well equipped for a lovel… More
Thank you very much for your kind review. We are delighted that Birch Haven proved such a success for you both and we look forward to seeing you both again in the future.
Newly renovated picturesque luxury house with lovely views, part of a stone vigneron's barn in the heart of the wonderful wine village of Meursault. Perfect for exploring all Burgundy has to offer. Experience life in a French wine village, also perfect alternative to a …see more
“Lovely Canarian house in old town” Have just returned from 8 lovely nights spent at Casa Bibi.
Very spacious house with everything we needed provided by the owner.
We particularly enjoyed the roof terrace - a great place to relax after a mornin
We stayed here for 9 nights for our honeymoon and it was just what we were after. It was close enough to the local beaches and restaurants to walk down (about 15 minutes), and within easy driving dist… More
Thank you for your positive review. I'm glad you had a great honeymoon. We may see you on your anniversary :) Kind regards Viv
“Had a great time in a wonderful apartment”
Reviewed 27 Feb 2014
The owner was friendly and helpful. The apartment is in a quiet location and was beautifully and comfortably furnished, which was a pleasant change from many Spanish apartments I have stayed in. It ha… More
Thanks for your positive review. We have worked hard to provide our guests with comfortable, attractive accommodation in this beautiful valley.
Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Alexandria
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Self catering cottage within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, suitable for couples wanting to get away for a secluded break. Short breaks welcomed.We are well placed to explore this scenic area. Outdoor sporting activities abound with walking, cycling, go …see more
If you are looking for a peaceful, serene B&B off the beaten track for a short break then La Loggia is for you.We offer a double room with private bathroom in our tastefully appointed home.Our beds are made of ash slatted frames and mattresses that guarantee: comfort, e …see more
Completely renovated and refurbished, works finished in March 2015, great sized terrace with 2 lounge chairs and small dining table for 2, trendy new kitchen, zen style shower bathroom, upscale furniture, great value for the price. Close to beaches as 'Baie Rouge …see more
“An Excellent choice if you're staying in York.” My girlfriend and I stopped in this fantastic apartment for my birthday in May.
Firstly the communication with the owners was all straightforward. The price was very reasonable for Two nights in York al
“Great place to stay, amazing place to visit, warm comfortable, would recommend and will go again.” My daughters and I fell in love with this little cottage over a long weekend in the Burren. It's simply but comfortably furnished and felt really home
If you are wondering what it would be like to live in one of the impossibly picturesque cottages nestled in the beautiful landscape of the Burrens, this place is perfectly ideal. We planned to stay on… More
Thank you so much for this lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and found the cottage comfortable and welcoming. You are welcome back any time. Kind regards Helen and Enda
Marine Point View is a luxury, newly refurbished one bedroomed apartment located within a purpose built Art- Deco apartment building, which offers electronic access and live in building management. There are lifts to all floors. Free Wi-Fi is available to guests. It is …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
“Perfect Location” Whether you're staying a week or a month, the location of this property couldn't be better. You are near to the restaurants, the subway, the train station and even the supermarkets! Being up on the 19th floor means that you are at
“Perfect location, beautiful apt and outstanding views”
Reviewed 20 Apr 2013
My partner and I stayed in BsAs over Christmas, spending a week in this fantastic apartment. Very well appointed and equipped, amazing views over the city and a roof top hot tub to boot (21st floor!).… More
“Amazing Views and the Perfect Location.”
Reviewed 11 Apr 2012
We loved being up on the 19th floor for the views across Buenos Aires as far as Uruguay and being able to look down on all the activity below. Two sides of the apartment being all windows meant that … More
“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
Wheelwright Cottage is a modern cosy, well equipped cottage on the Hampshire/Wiltshire border. West Dean is an ideal location for walking, cycling and sightseeing. Car not necessary as village station only 5 minutes walk. …see more
“Perfect weekend for some R&R!” My boyfriend and I have just returned from a lovely stay at Greenbanks whilst celebrating my birthday. As soon as we got there we were greeted with a warm welcome from Carol, she showed us around the apartment which was
Few days away and felt like we had been there forever. Really relaxing, great walks , wonderful food in Fordingbridge. Accommodation was fab. All the things you need and more.… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that you managed to relax and unwind for a couple of days, hopefully we will see you again when you can manage another get away.
Thank you for taking the time to write us a review we really do appreciate it.
Best wishes Carol
Reviewed 27 Dec 2015
On arriving we were met by carol, the owner, who was very friendly, the accomendation was EXCELLENT , so clean, it had everything you needed to fulfill your holiday, nothing was left out, the surrou… More
Thank you for choosing to stay at Greenbanks to celebrate your Christmas. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. The chickens are missing you, they still visit the front door every morning waiting to be fed. It was lovely to met you both and hopefully we will see you again.
Best wishes for 2016 Carol
“A wonderful relaxing retreat”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2015
Greenbanks is an ideal holiday retreat for exploring the New forest, The accommodation is equipped and furnished to a very high standard. We enjoyed every minute of our stay. The moment we arrived and… More
Thank you for taking the time to write our review, it was very kind of you. We loved having you here and look forward to welcoming you back one day.
We are delighted to offer you „Villa Bruna“, approx. 200 m beneath SS. Trinità and 4 km from the lively town of Intra. „Villa Bruna“ is a real gem. The gracious Art Nouveau villa has been completely renovated with great care. The original characteristics were r …see more
“Simple, easy,with super-friendly & helpful hosts!” Easy, quiet location a pleasant walk from the city center, with plenty of room to stretch out for two. Accommodations were basic but comfortable and just fine for such an economical price. But the big
This apartment was a comfy, cozy place to stay. The kitchen is well stocked with plenty of supplies and appliances, the heating was excellent and kept us warm and the other facilities were to an accep… More
Sorry about the door, we'll get it sorted
Reviewed 22 Feb 2016
My partner, daughter and I stayed in Hideaway for one week as my daughter was dancing in the Exeter Dance festival. The studio was comfortable, warm and was ideal for what we wanted. It is close to Ex… More
I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay
Hope to see you again soon
John & Keri
“Comfortable, well located apartment.”
Reviewed 24 Feb 2015
Stayed overnight to break the journey from the Midlands to Plymouth. We know Exeter quite well and felt the property was in a good area, not far from the city centre.
The apartments consists of a be… More
A tranquil and luxurious oasis within easy walking distance of world-famous Princes Street (0.4 miles/600 metres). This beautifully appointed and spacious studio apartment offers the discerning visitor boutique hotel levels of comfort and amenity. …see more
“Thoroughly recommended” Just returned from a week staying at the Bothy and found it even better than we expected. We had everything we needed and it was very comfortable. A nice touch was the welcome pack of milk, bread, wine etc which is helpful. The
The Bothy is conveniently placed for all the facilities of Lyndhurst. The accommodation was spotlessly clean and tidy and very well appointed in terms of everything we needed for a comfortable week. … More
Many thanks for such a wonderful review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at the Bothy and do hope atet you return n the future.
Once again many thanks
John & Stephanie
“A comfortable, clean and very well thought out property”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2016
the location of the property was excellent, very handy for shops yet a quiet position. Comfortable accommodation, everything you could wish for.… More
Dear Mr Newman,
Many thanks for staying at the Bothy once again and taking the time to write such a lovely review, we do so appreciate it.
Please do return soon.
John & Stephanie
quiet rural location with many local attractions. shrewsbury castle, shrewsbury abbey, blist hill victorian museum,coalbrookdale and iron bridge world heritage sites, hawkstone follies sumerwood house attingham park wroxeter roman city and vineyard cosford air museumt …see more
“Lovely House with Pool and Large Garden in Traditional French Village” Susan and Dennis are the perfect hosts. They give their whole-hearted personal assistance and knowledge whenever required to make your stay as perfect as possible. Then they keep
Bright sunny one bedroom apartment with king size bed. Bathroom with shower and bath. Lounge and kitchen with dining area, corner sofa, plasma TV sat/wifi. DVD's. Balcony with wow views of the pool, gardens and sea. Decorated this year with new air-conditioning. Direct …see more