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.
Liberte is a child-free haven of tranquility aimed at those who really want to be in a tranquil environment benefiting from a mix of total relaxation and stimulating visits or just one or the other. Some people never leave the house and others are out all the time! Li …see more
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 wa… More
“An oasis of tranquility.”
Reviewed 7 Mar 2013
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
This charming house is well furnished in the French country style, with French windows opening onto the terrace from both the sitting room and bedroom. There is a woodburning stove in the sitting room. It is in a tranquil position overlooking vineyards and the local …see more
Self-contained holiday apartment within a recently renovated 16th century Villa. Located in the heart of the wine making region of Alsace. Comprising of:- 1 large bedroom with a king-size bed, wardrobe and breakfast area (all linen and towels provided).- Free WIFI and C …see more
“Great apartment in a lovely village, ideal for a few days.”
Reviewed 16 Oct 2013
Michael helped us whilst booking with extra pictures, as we struggled to understand which parts of the property were shared with the owner, who was not at home when we stayed.
The apartment was moder… More
La Boissiere, situated in the heart of the Dordogne, was once a fortified medieval village but is now a tranquil hamlet perched high up on a hillside in the Valley of the Chateaux overlooking the Dordogne River. This quiet rural setting is home to our three charming per …see more
Quality conversion of a wine producing barn, the gite offers couples privacy, relaxation, views, large 4x6m all weather garden room (with full width, sliding glass doors), acre of garden, 11x5m swimming pool & all mod cons (aircon in bedroom) - with no booking fee!
La …see more
Chris and Martin were extremely helpful and informative without being intrusive. The booklet provided before arrival, told us everything we needed to know about food, places to see and the best direct… More
Many thanks for taking the time to write your very kind review - much appreciated !
We look forward to your return visit next year !
Chris and Martin
“Everything we wanted - and more!”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2014
We were met on arrival by Chris & Martin, owners of the gite, & welcomed with a hamper of goodies: food for a quick supper & breakfast next day, a bottle of wine & flowers!
The house was spacious… More
“Pure indulgence - France at its best”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2013
Upon arrival at La Vieille Grange, its tranquility and charm completely captured us and we have returned home fully under its spell.
The gite itself is very well equipped and the garden room is a stu… More
This charming detached cottage is set in a rural community, but only 8km from a main town with supermarkets, restaurants and bars.
The cottage sleeps 4. One double bedroom,a very large lounge diner with two sofas one of which converts to a double bed, shower room and …see more
Our gite is on the ground floor of our home, offering private accommodation with a separate entrance and large, part covered terrace overlooking the 8m x 4m pool (heated May to September). Set in an acre of land including an olive grove and surrounded by oak trees. I …see more
We've now been Sue and Terry's guests at Les Collines five times, and we've always been impressed by the wonderful attention to detail in the gite itself, the immaculate care of the pool and its surr… More
In an unspoilt area of south west France renowned for it's mediaeval history & gastronomy, Montagnac is on the borders of the departments of the Dordogne, the Lot & the Corrèze.
Situated just beyond the village the house is surrounded by cornfields and meadows .Though …see more
This pretty stone built gite stands away from the main farmhouse and is very private ,it has an open plan feel ,light and airy,the bedroom is on the mezzanine looking over the living area.The headroom is 6ft./1.83 m. sloping down to 3 ft. 6 inches/1.07m on the upper le …see more
.La Petite Maison is a spacious & light cottage set in the tranquil hamlet of Cos-Castel in tne Parc D'Amorique in Finistere. At 5 mins drive is the pleasant town of Huelgoat with it's lake & forest walks & famous granite boulders & rock formations. There you can find …see more
“A welcome respite with English speaking hosts, TV & WiFi”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2012
Malcolm was a most genial host. Nothing was too much trouble.
The Gite was superbly equipped and included a welcoming bottle of wine.
Handy to a boulangerie for morning croissants.
Located centrall… More
“A great little cottage”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2012
This is a very cosy and comfortable cottage with all of the home comforts we needed for our stay. Plenty of hot water, a very comfortable bed and English TV channels for quiet nights in. It's in a v… More
Reviewed 18 May 2012
We spent 10 days in this property and thanks to our host, we felt entirely at home. The location was in a very quiet and peaceful setting. We just felt so relaxed. No awareness of 'rush and tear'.
Au cœur des vignes et des oliviers, dans une ferme provençale récemment restaurée, ce gite pour deux personnes a le charme et la modernité d’un loft de 40 m2. Une pièce cuisine-salon, chambre sur mezzanine, salle d’eau douche à l’italienne et toil …see more
Le Maison Bleue is situated in a community at the top of a hill in the foothills of the Pyrenees. The view is wonderful, when I was there the mountains to the south still had some snow. The gite is sp… More
La Borie du Fourquet is a traditional former farmstead set in the heart of the Bouriane area of the Lot departement, 5 km south of the small market town of Gourdon. The immediate area is made up of wooded hills and meadows filled with flowers in springtime with small …see more
“Relax, unwind and enjoy the French countryside...”
Reviewed 16 Aug 2016
A gorgeous little diamond, in a beautiful setting, surrounded by peaceful countryside. If you need to switch off and unwind from the pressures of everyday life, this is definitely the place to go. Ple… More
A building full of character that has been sympathetically restored yet retaining original and historic features whilst providing modern day comforts. Furnished with a mixture of quality antique and vintage furniture, Le Calipel offers you a comfortable base to explore …see more
“Le Calipel was an absolutely perfect holiday home in all respects”
Reviewed 17 Apr 2014
My husband and I have recently returned from a week's stay at Le Calipel. This sensitively converted and stylish furnished barn was ideally placed for all our planned visits. The accommodation was w… More
We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at Le Calipel. We do every thing we can to make your holiday a happy, comfortable and memorable time and strive to maintain our high standard.
Thank you for your kind words.
“A wonderful week in Normandy”
Reviewed 12 Mar 2016
My wife and myself went to Normandy for her birthday as we had never been away for it. We stayed at Gite St Vigor at Le Calipel. Although we had stayed here before, this time was even better than the … More
I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay with us again and look forward to you coming back, maybe for your birthday!!
Reviewed 16 Sep 2012
We had a fabulous week at Le Calipel. Donna was very welcoming and it was a delight to find all the extras she had left; the fresh croissants and baguette, homemade chutney, jam and honey, wine, chees… More
I'm so glad you enjoyed your time at Le Calipel-we do everything we can to make our guests feel welcome & happy. If you want a natter, I'm here but if you want to be left alone, I can do that too!
• Charming old property but recently full renovated. Original character retained.• Private balcony, with table, chairs and sun umbrella, overlooking the surrounding cognac vines and pool.• Private, decked, courtyard garden off the downstairs area, with sun lounge …see more
“Comfortable Tasteful Gite with every you would need for a great holiday”
Reviewed 24 Jan 2013
We stayed with Yvonne and John, the English owners in January 2013 and were very impressed with their Gite.
It is very well furnished with everything you would need for a great holiday. The pool w… More
Wooden steps leads you up to the old hay barn where you open the door and take 4 steps down into a bright, airy, open-plan living room.The walls are a combination of traditional stone and wood, with views of the forest from the big velux window. As the living space is …see more
Set in a beautiful rural location in the pretty village of Armaille, near Pouance in the tranquil region of Western Loire , with stunning views to all directions; the Gite at Les Hetres is completely self contained, with its own patio, barbecue and private garden with …see more