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.
“Christmas mini break.” We stayed at Lower Talland between Christmas and new year for a couple of days.
The apartment was perfect for the two of us. Just a couple of mins walk into the Center, and easy access out of st Ives when we went exploring. Co
The apartment was clean and perfect for 2. It's location is great, about a 5 minute walk to town. The car parking was brilliant due to lack of parking in St Ives. Quiet area, some coffee and biscuits … More
“Wonderful little property close to town”
Reviewed 5 Dec 2013
Great little apartment for a couple and conveniently located 5 minutes walk from the town. The property was lovely and clean. Small but had everything we needed for a week long stay. Corinne the owner… More
Reviewed 4 Nov 2013
We arrived and my partner was very happy which gave me brownie points. We had a quick cuppa unpacked and walked to the town, I had blinked once and we were there. The place was spotless, modern yet co… More
“Comfortable accommodation, very convenient location” My wife and I stayed over a long weekend for our first visit to York and were extremely pleased with the apartment. It was clean, comfortable and warm - important given the weather at the time! Kitt
Emperors Wharf was a really lovely apartment and furnished to a very high standard. We especially appreciated the warm personal welcome and all the thoughtful extras provided.… More
Thanks so much for the lovely review. Really appreciate you enjoyed all the things that we think are important too! Great to hear from you...and thank you
Reviewed 13 Feb 2013
We had such a wonderful stay in York. The accommodation and welcome were amazing. Sheena the owner was so helpful and friendly. The apartment had everything you could possibly need and more. There wer… More
Thanks so much for the wonderful review. Makes my day to read you want to come back. I especially enjoyed your description of 'playing house' and will look forward to seeing you again! I enjoyed meeting you both too...
“A must stay, stay!”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
The flat was absolutely lovely. Exceptionally clean with a stocked pantry and perfectly located. It was a few minutes walk into the hib of the town with a friendly local across the road. It had all… More
It was great to meet you and I really enjoyed hosting your birthday stay! Thanks very much for your review and I also appreciated your personal thanks at the time. Look forward to seeing you anytime you can get back here again...
Whether travelling by car or train, Thurnham Keep Stables offers the ideal sanctuary for that short break in beautiful, unspoilt Kent countryside yet being situated in mid Kent is an ideal base from which to explore everything Kent has to offer. …see more
“IT was just perfect” I would recommend that place to anybody. It is all very central and conveniently located in one of the posh area of Nice, called Cimiez, I mean the beginning of Cimiez. This was just good value for the price. Although the buildin
“Excellent, very well maintained flat in a beautiful part of the world.” We stayed here for our honeymoon in July. The flat was easy to find, with parking right outside. It's right in the centre of Tarbert, close to shops and restaurants, and with a vi
Akaroa Apartment - fully self contained. Treat yourself to a little luxury
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Just wanted to say my wife and I have had an AMAZING stay in Akaroa and central to that has been the wonderful apartment. Just what we were after, a …see more
“Very comfortable and convenient for a city visit” Spent an excellent week in the apartment. Accommodation was clean, warm, comfortable and ideal for exploring the city of York. Access was easy and the owner's directions and local advice were very help
We had a lovely week in this apartment in York. It's a great location, just a short walk from everything in the city centre, the city walls. Extremely easy to find, with good directions provided by th… More
The Loft Apartment is part of a large Georgian Manor House close to the City Centre. The apartment is on the first floor, rather magically overlooking the rooftops of Exeter to the nearby Woodbury Common.
The lounge & kitchen has 3 windows facing South West catching the …see more
“Amazing place” The accommodation is a beautiful dome, with all the amenities of a major hotel (satellite TV, hot spa, kitchen, etc).
The place is amazing, easily accessible mountains and cities of the region (Epuyen, Lago Puelo, El Hoyo, etc) with be
“Illfracombe's 4 star secret” After having a stressfull few months since my husbands stroke, we had an all too short stay (4 nights), in this wonderful apartment. I am a very fussy "renter" - the first impression for me is the smell of a rental. The sm
Just returned from a short break to Cove View in Ilfracombe. Have stayed in many high quality hotels/apartments and have to say this property is up there with the best of them. Every creature comfort … More
Thank you for your review of 3 Cove View. We're really pleased you liked the apartment and enjoyed your stay. Best wishes. James Low
Reviewed 17 Jul 2016
As Ilfracombe newbies, me and my wife were looking forward to this break and we weren't disappointed. From the start the owner was helpful and answered any enquiries in hours by email. The apartment i… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review. So glad you enjoyed your stay at 3 Cove View, and that you hope to return again. Glad you had an opportunity to use the beach bag and didn't need the umbrella! We would love to welcome you to Cove View again, do get in touch if you wish to book for next year. Kind regards, James.
Reviewed 1 Dec 2016
Fabulous. Clean, modern, comfortable and perfectly located for Ilfracombe and North Devon. Most people would like to know about the kitchen, bed and bathroom. These were all high quality and immaculat… More
The terracotta brick ceiling in the bedroom gives a distinctive rustic feel to this many centuries old building that still has its old iron rings where tomatoes once hung to dry. Sit in the comfortable living room or bbq on the huge terrace with its swing-sofa & sun …see more
“Great comfort, location, and hosts!” Our hosts Iwan and Patricia put a great amount of effort into refurbishing this studio in the heart of cool Amsterdam. The apartment is located in the back of a typical Amsterdam brownstone, just outside the hustle
I live in Spain but travel to Amsterdam quite often for business. This new apartment is located in a beautiful and quiet street, and at the same time very close to the Leidseplein, the beautiful canal… More
Cool - Art and the coolest of architecturally designed spaces make Coolart Studios an exciting addition to the Mornington Peninsula. Set among towering gums and native gardens. Quite simply the whole place oozes…one thing…..coolness.Some memorable peninsula produce, a g …see more
“Absolutely Wonderful” My wife and I can honestly say that, out of all the places we've ever stayed, this is by far THE best!
Sheena made us so welcome on our arrival. Everything you could think of had been catered for - right down to bath robes and l
Bourton-on-the-Water / Kineton, Bourton on the Water
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“a peaceful oasis” This one-bedroom flat is self-contained within a larger house on the edge of the tiny village of Kineton in the Cotswolds. The accommodation is very spacious with a large bedroom, separate living area with kitchenette and a modern b
“It was fabulous- the place, and the host and hostess, Martin and Mary !”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2013
I love, love "Jasons" in the Codswolds. It is a lovely place, a self catering apt. with a living room, a bedroom, a nice bathroom with heated towel rack and floor, in beautiful English countryside. I … More
“Lovely Cotswold hideaway”
Reviewed 5 Apr 2013
We had a lovely long weekend in this little holiday home. The owners were extremely welcoming, and have made the apartment very cosy and stylish. It had everything we needed for our stay, and the brea… More
“Absolutely brilliant” We stayed in the apartment over Christmas and it was just wonderful. Maggie met us on arrival and showed us everything in the apartment. The apartment was centrally located - a 5 minute walk to the centre of York and it was abs
Located under Croagh Patrick on Bertra Strand - a short walk to beach. Modern, bright, comfortable apartment with bedroom ensuite. Private deck with Hammock. Wild Atlantic Way. Nearby villages with pubs/restaurants.Adventure sports. Hillwalking and Greenway cycling. …see more
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.Welcom …see more
“Perfect for some much needed R&R” This accommodation was perfect for our weekend getaway. A clean, scented, warm and welcoming room. The photos do it justice so we knew what we were expecting, but still pleasantly surprised when we arrived. A real
This holiday cottage went well beyond my expectations. It’s been newly converted and the finish and attention to detail is immaculate, it has a very luxurious feel but with plenty of character. The … More
Reviewed 23 Jul 2012
We stayed at Thatched Cottage for a weekend with aour baby and dog and had a fantastic time. The cottage is in a greta location with lovely gardens and is superbly furnished to a high standard. There … More
“An excellent holiday cottage annexe in superb surroundings”
Reviewed 24 Jun 2012
An excellent holiday cottage annexe in superb surroundings. A very warm welcome was extended from Tim and Sue. The cottage annexe has all the amenties required for a peaceful, relaxing break in the … More
Barn Court apartment is part of a barn complex and is situated in the grounds of an historic manor farmhouse on the River Thames set in a rural position yet close to Oxford. Thames Path walks on the doorstep and fishing in season. Pubs and shops close by. …see more
“More than an Apartment, a romantic dream!” I want to reccomend this Apartment Palazzo Orsucci in Lucca to all those presons who appreciate art, culture and italian style.
We decided to have some days beetween Lucca and Florence.
The descriptions an
“Look no further book this apartment” My wife and I spent two weeks in this fantastic apartment which is in a very convenient location. It is so tastefully furnished with all the facilities needed to make your stay so comfortable. It has glorious views
We have just spent 2 comfortable and relaxing weeks at this spacious apartment overlooking Spinola Bay..
It is stylishly furnished with everything you need for a carefree self-catering holiday. The … More
Thank you so much for your fantastic review. It was indeed a great pleasure meeting you both and look forward to welcoming you back next year.
“Total satisfaction all round!”
Reviewed 4 Nov 2016
Echoing all the other reviews! Have just returned from a stay here and have had a wonderful week in this apartment. We are in the 76/82 years age group and it suited us perfectly,
The views from the … More
Thank you so much for your review and your kind words. I have to thank you for leaving the apartment in such a very good condition. It was a pleasure meeting you both and look forward to your next year's visit. Regards Jo Ann
“As good as ever”
Reviewed 29 Feb 2016
Have just enjoyed an eight week stay in this lovely apartment. Very well equipped with quality furnishings and utensils as well as offering great views. Must be as good an apartment as you can rent, t… More
Thank you for your review. Look forward to seeing you in January. Jo An.
Comfortable, self catering cosy studio apartment, located in an idyllic river view setting. Within easy access to town centre containing a great variety of shops, art galleries, cafes/restaurants and all local amenities. Close to river Tweed for leisurely walks, easy a …see more
“A characterful flat that is well-appointed, homely and central.” Two of us spent a weekend in Victoria's lovely basement flat, which had both period and modern features. On arrival we received a warm welcome and were in the flat in no time. The flat w
I stayed with my son the night before his wedding. The apartment is tastefully decorated and equipped with all the little extras you would need for an extended stay.
Victoria was most welcoming and… More
“Another comfortable stay at Rutland Terrace.”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2014
This was the second time we have stayed at Rutland Terrace. The flat's location is ideal for visiting Stamford. It's a short walk into town and the proximity to Waitrose is very convenient. The flat i… More
Thank you for your review. It was lovely to be able to welcome you and your family to stay with us again.
Reviewed 30 Mar 2013
An excellent, spacious flat with bags of character in a beautiful property offering the privacy and escapism we needed for a weekend away from the city. Perfect for relaxing and quiet breaks away. Fan… More
I am so pleased that you enjoyed the quiet location and the character of the property. I look forward to seeing you again.
“Fantastic, very warm welcome from Danny and Lisa with an added surprise of cake and wine on arrival.” Our apartment was luxury with everything you needed. Clean and decorated to a very high standard, with brilliant views over the harbor. We highly
“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
I had a very pleasant experience in this wonderful condo. The place is very beautiful and close to downtown with all the accommodations including long distance telephone and high speed Internet connec… More
“lovely place to discover Ottawa”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2014
Judith is a very friendly host. Her appartment is in a quiet part of Ottawa and good to visit this beautiful town. The appartment is clean and contains everything we needed to live and cook there, als… More
It’s a pleasure to welcome a friendly people like you. I'm glad to know that your stay was enjoyable and that you are satisfied with the equipment and the location of the apartment. Actually it is located in a quiet area and surrounded by a beautiful landscape. We forget that we are at the heart of the city and near different areas of interest (grocery, stores...) it would be a great pleasure to welcome you again.
Brookley Dairy is a cosy period apartment in the heart of charming Brockenhurst overlooking the high street where ponies and donkeys wander freely. It is situated on the first and second floors above the village bakery and ideally located for local amenities, restauran …see more
The apartment is located in Monterosso, Cinque Terre, at a very short distance from the sea. The view is astonishing, the ocean and the village lie in front of you. It is the ideal place for three people who want to enjoy this exciting region. …see more
Whilst this was a far cry from my usual 5 star hotels, it was best suited to backpackers or those staying for a short time as it is a bedsit which we had not realised. However, we had everything we ne… More