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.
Ask owner if suitable for children; No pets allowed;
Luxury Apartment, City Center DelftThis comfortable and bright apartment is fully available for rent. The house is situated in the middle of the city centre of Delft in a quiet street. (postcode 2611) On the roof terrace you have a nice view on the "Nieuwe Kerk "(Church …see more
Nearest beach 120 km; Not suitable for children; Car not necessary;
Beautiful one bedroom garden flat in London's fashionable Notting Hill, one minute from public transport and Portobello Market. The apartment is centrally heated and furnished with antiques with dishwasher, washing machine, electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge fre …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Ask owner if suitable for children;
- This quaint cottage is almost hidden up a leafy lane. Thick walls testify that the cottage is very old. It is compact but well laid out. The accommodation comprises front door leading straight into the living room which has a dining table under the stairs. It is open …see more
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
Nearest beach 1 km; Not suitable for children; Car not necessary;
Liberty Wharf Apartments are air-conditioned and serviced 1-Bedroom apartments facing Town or Harbour (supplement applies), stylishly decorated with contemporary furnishings providing 4-star standard self-catering conveniently located a short stroll to the shops and acc …see more
“comfortable, clean with everything for a relaxing holiday.”
Reviewed 16 Jan 2016
The unit was everything I expected and the owners are very welcoming and helpful. Little touches in the unit such as information on local food outlets, attractions around Melbourne, a street directory… More
Brian was a wonderful guest who left the apartment as clean as he found it. We endeavour to present a comfortable, spotless "home away from home" for our guests to relax in and explore from.
We are so glad he was able to enjoy our lovely safe neighbourhood with his morning walks.
We would welcome Brian back anytime.
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.2 km; Not suitable for children;
(Fully booked for Open. Similar property next door. Please email). This lovely, very comfortably furnished one bedroom apartment is extremely well situated in the heart of the scenic coastal resort of Troon. A short stroll takes you to the sandy beach an …see more
Excellent flat: clean, well furnished and very close to both shops and beach. An ideal holiday apartment.… More
Thank you for your kind review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at our apartment.
“An excellent centrally located apartment in Troon”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2013
This apartment has almost everything you need for two people to enjoy a relaxing stay in Troon. It's very central and everywhere in Troon for food or for eating out is within walking distance. The apa… More
Thank you for such a lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay in Troon at our Troon Apartment. In regard to the number of sockets in the bedroom we agree these could be increased and are currently planning to install additional ones. Thanks again for taking the time to submit a review.
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 4 km; Not suitable for children;
*Acorns Garden Apartment PRIVATELY SITUATED
*Short Breaks year round
*Own Private Hot Tub
*Includes a "Breakfast Basket"
*Fully Equipped, sleeps 2
*Romantic short breaks for couples.
*Walking distance to Pub & River Cottage HQ
*5 minutes drive to the Jurassic Coast at …see more
Acorns is wonderful for a short break and has everything you need for your stay.
The apartment has plenty of space, a large conservatory, fantastic kitchen and bathroom
and the hot tub is just great… More
And it was brilliant welcoming you back again!
Here's to your next visit!
“Amazing, peaceful, relaxing, everything you could possibly need all wrapped up in a beautiful, romantic retreat”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2015
Joy was fabulous from start to finish. She was very accommodating with my wishes to surprise my partner for our anniversary by making it extra special. We had email communication over several weeks be… More
Thank you for your generous words. I am delighted it all went so well for such a special anniversary. Yes, this guest is absolutely correct, if there are any one nights available between bookings they are bookable on my home web site where you can also see a film of the Hot Tub and property and other sister property with same facilities including a private Hot Tub too.
Thank you for being such special guests and hope to see you again one day soon!
“Cosy and relaxing”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2015
Ideal for short break or holiday, close to River Cottage and the Jurassic Coast.
The breakfast basket was superb every taste catered for.… More
Thank you for your time in writing such lovely lines about our Acorns Apartment.
I am very grateful to you for choosing to stay here and delighted you enjoyed your visit.
Nearest beach 4 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
New to Isle-of-Skye Holiday Cottages for forthcoming 2016 is Tigh Fraoich, designed by a local architect Donald MacSween and built by ourselves. This house is situated above Talisker Distiilery and has wonderful views up Loch Harport to the Cuillin Hills beyond. To re …see more
Ask owner if suitable for children; No pets allowed;
2 bedroom loft style accommodation overlooking North Rustico Bay.
Minutes from the beach the harbour and the village of North Rustico.
2 bathrooms, 1-4 piece and 1 1\2 bath with laundry facilities. Located
on the Harbour rd. in one of Eastern Canada's most picturesque f …see more
Not suitable for children; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Built in 2004 by local tradesmen, this lovely 1 bedroom stone cottage, sits at the top of Ingleton High Street, with all the local amenities literally on the doorstep. Merlin Cottage provides first class accommodation at a modest price. Perfect for 2 people, the cottage …see more
Our long weekend at Merlin cottage was very pleasant, the cottage is fitted out to a high standard and was warm and well equipped. The location is excellent being only a couple of minutes walk from t… More
Not suitable for children; Car advised; Pets welcome;
No.4 is a first floor apartment that has just been lovingly renovated to a very high standard, built originally as a church in 1842, converted to a convent in 1891 and now four apartments. The Convent is close to the main road with the convent woods to the rear, peacefu …see more
Delightful apartment which was very comfortable, well equipped with some very nice authentic touches. Felicity and Chris made us feel extremely welcome and made our stay all the more pleasurable. Fo… More
Thank you for your lovely review. We loved chatting to you all and are very happy that you enjoyed your stay here in No.4. Felicity & Chris
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Paddock House Studio ,Grand Parade ,is situated on the seafront of Littlestone with views of the sea. Near to New Romney, Littlestone Golf Course, Dungeness Bird Reserve, NRHD Minature Railway and Lydd Airport.
This accommodation has be updated in March 2016 with lovel …see more
Thanks for a wonderful stay! The apartment was just as pictured. Warm, cosy, spotlessly clean with everything you could possibly need. The beach is just across the road and a great central location fo… More
Nearest beach 40 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Orchard Cottage, with its typical Norfolk construction and original beams, offers extremely comfortable and cosy accommodation for three visitors in one double and one single bedroom, a lounge/diner, separate kitchen and full bathroom, fully self-contained and all at gr …see more
Orchard cottage is a charming, quiet and romantic cottage. Comfortably furnished, it had everything we needed for a restful weekend.
The cottage has its own small garden and you can also use the orch… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 10 km; Not suitable for children;
Birch Haven is a spacious and very comfortable apartment adjoining the owner's detached property in Corfe Mullen set in almost an acre of mature garden. Conveniently situated just off the A31 close to Wimborne, this peaceful place offers a haven of tranquility awa …see more
“A lovely apartment in a great area with very welcoming hosts!”
Reviewed 6 Sep 2013
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. On arrival D… More
Thank you for your detailed comments and so glad you appreciated your stay at Birch Haven. We were also glad to hear what you said about finding the location and have made a point of clarifying this with our guests - very helpful!
Nearest beach 60 km; Ask owner if suitable for children; Car advised;
A modern, self-catering, ground floor apartment, which is an annexe to the owners property, Pond House. Set in the heart of the North Essex Countryside, it has views over a shared garden with large pond, and fields. Come and explore the many miles of footpaths, local …see more
“Excellent accommodation, lovely and highly recommenable.”
Reviewed 12 Oct 2015
Our family is visiting UK since 2009. Pond View is the best accommodation we ever booked. Modern standard, clean and well appointed, very quiet and lovely located. Very friendly and helpfull proprieto… More
“Lovely annex apartment in peaceful and quiet rural location”
Reviewed 24 May 2015
This two bedroomed annex apartment is separate from the main house. It is decorated to a high standard, was well equipt, had everything we needed - it was just what we wanted for a bit of relaxing do… More
“Peaceful country setting”
Reviewed 22 Sep 2015
We stayed in Pond View for three and a half weeks using it as a base for our UK holiday. It is located down a peaceful country lane in North Essex and a great base to visit several surrounding countie… More
Nearest beach 8 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
The perfect romantic getaway..
Lurcombe is a working Farm on the edge of Dartmoor National Park. Parts of the buildings have been lovingly converted into luxury 5* boutique accommodation. Snuggled into a hidden valley, 5 mins from the A38 Devon Expressway in Bickington …see more
We stayed here for a week in October, now in May and have booked for next October. What better recommendation can we give! Dartmoor in spring was spectacular, with carpets of bluebells in the woods an… More
The dogs are delighted at the review, thankyou very much from us all, its lovely to have such great feedback, we promise to keep up the good work! Have a super summer, see you in October, best regards, Sarah & Nick
Reviewed 15 Jan 2016
Lovely little cottage in Dartmoor, just what we were looking for - a break away from work and in the middle of nowhere for some time out to relax.
Hosts were very accommodating and friendly.… More
Thank you Charis for your review. We appreciate that you take the time to write and are happy that your experience was a really positive one! Sending kind regards from Dartmoor, Sarah and Nick.
Reviewed 22 Oct 2015
I would highly recommend Nick & Sarah's property to anyone. They were extremely welcoming and along with their farm staff you would not know it was a working farm as it is so peaceful and tranquil. T… More
Thanks for staying with us and the great review, we're working on some new photos this week and hopefully a new website is coming shortly too!
Sarah & I are running an offer for previous guests with a 25% discount on the next stay, please look out for our e-mail newsletter or drop us a line if we can help. All the best, Nick
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; No pets allowed;
This attractive spacious studio apartment with sea view is located natural reserve with fantastic natural beaches and coast in Sagres.This quiet area, barely touched by man, provides an unmatched privacy, sun, beautiful sunsets, and dazzling nature. It is a perfect sett …see more
Not suitable for children; Car advised; No pets allowed;
A spacious cottage set in the boundaries of a 300 year old grade II listed farm house in the peaceful rural village of Old South Hykeham.The open plan accommodation comprises of comfortable lounge area, with large flat screen TV. An area for dining looking out over the …see more
“The perfect restful retreat in an immaculate beautiful cottage.”
Reviewed 6 Feb 2014
The cottage is set in a beautiful location within easy reach of the historic city of Lincoln. Our situation was that we were relocating back to the UK and needed a base while we sorted our affairs. Th… More
“Better than the pictures”
Reviewed 19 Jan 2014
A lovely cottage with a lovely view. We had a great time and everything was there that we needed. Lovely little touches to make it more homely like dvds and magazines. A huge shower too, It was a perf… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 4 km; Ask owner if suitable for children;
Cottage in the privileged area of The Strait of Gibraltar Natural Park with striking views over the Strait, Tanger and the African coastline. A peaceful retreat near Tarifa located in a rural area on the hills of Bolonia valley close to Bolonia beach. The house is su …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Ask owner if suitable for children; Car not necessary;
'Seashells' epitomises beach side living, with spectacular sea views from the lounge and bedroom. We chose it particularly for its warm and welcoming ambience and perfect location. Constantly updated, this relaxing apartment could suit a romantic getaway for two and sho …see more
Lovely clean appartment, great veiws , every thing you need is there , just sit back and enjoy the holiday you won,t want to leave.… More
“Excellent apartment and location. Shame about the parking issue.”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2013
The apartment is ideally situated, with a wonderful seascape. The constant sound of the sea was mesmorising, especially as we live so far from the coastline ourselves. The apartment has very good fa… More
Thank you for your kind comments Karen.I will be looking at buying an oven tray and oven glove ! You were unlucky with your week as the other two apartments had guests staying so parking was tricky..As Ive said before there are two spaces for three apartments and any parking on the seafront is a premium as Im sure you'll appreciate.
“Great break !”
Reviewed 21 Apr 2013
We had a really good time staying in Seashells over Easter holiday.
Perfect location, fantastic views from our apartment, great pubs and coffee places near by.
The only disadvantage can be parking … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.5 km; Not suitable for children;
Wake up to this view, relax and put your feet up, enjoy your morning coffee or afternoon tea sitting outside our traditional cottage gazing at the splendid view. No need to go anywhere. Regularly stayed in and painted by artists, this 18th Century former fisherman's cot …see more
“the cottage was like wearing your mosst comfortable sweater”
Reviewed 1 May 2013
5 fishermans cottage ---- from when we first went it it felt like you had been there all of your life comfortable cosy everthing you could possibly need pots pans crockery warm there are spectacula… More
Reviewed 8 Feb 2013
No 5 Fishermans cottage is the most beautiful place, in a wonderful Village on the coast of Yorkshire, Staithes.
The cottage is comfy, clean and cosy, with everything you need for a long weekend or a… More
Reviewed 2 Feb 2013
We have stayed in Fishermans Cottages several times and have enjoyed every second. The views of the Sea, the Village and the Beck are beautiful, especially on a sunny morning whilst sitting on the be… More
Ask owner if suitable for children; Pets welcome;
Newly refurbished 18th century country cottage with log fire in charming Cotswold village.
Oak front door leads into a new kitchenette with hob/oven, fridge and fully equipped kitchen. There is a table with 4 chairs, 2 sofas around the log fire (logs provided) and a T …see more
Apartment Fitou is on an exclusive, private residential development in an elevated position on the edge of Fitou village, overlooking the Mediterranean sea and the Etang de Leucate with the maginificent Mount Canigou as the backdrop. The apartment is on the ground floor …see more
First class servivce
Apartment was beautiful, everything you could need and more
Fitou is the perfect 'get away' location, good restaurants in the village, stunning views, and hot. A car is a must f… More
“A lovely week in a beautifully presented apartment located in an interesting area of the south of France.”
Reviewed 15 Aug 2013
A lovely week spent in a beautifully furnished and very comfortable apartment. Everything you would expect was provided in the apartment. Good terrace with views to the coast. Pool complex was very we… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; Car not necessary;
Angel Loft is a heavenly location, situated in the heart of Bowness, just a short stroll down into the village and the shores of Lake Windermere, with parking for one vehicle to the rear.Perfect Romantic location, excellently equipped .Luxury 1 bed roomed apartment i …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.9 km; Not suitable for children;
Tourist registered large very private and peaceful romantic apartment set in 1000 meters of garden full of tropical flowers and scented Jasmine which won the best garden in Ponta do Sol. The apartment is furnished to a very high standard with well appointed bedroom whic …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Not suitable for children;
Very comfortable one bedroom apartment on the 9th floor. The apartment is open plan with a modern fitted kitchen complete with breakfast bar. The lounge area has comfortable seating and a large modern LCD Smart TV with 100Mb fibre optic broadband internet connection.Th …see more
Absolutely brilliant apartment, both for content and location. Owners have put a great deal of thought into making sure everything that could be required is provided - and all of high quality. So good… More
“Well-equipped and conmfortable apartment in great location”
Reviewed 22 Feb 2016
Judith met us at the apartment and showed us round, telling us all we needed to know about the appliances etc and was contactable by telephone if we needed anything - this went very smoothly and we we… More
“Perfect Spot for Business or Leisure”
Reviewed 11 Jul 2015
Spotless, marvellously equipped (liked the Dyson fan which is so quiet compared to normal fans with whirring blades).
Tastefully refurbished, perfect location for striking out into town or popping … More
Nearest beach 14 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Thatched Cottage Annex was completed in June 2012. It provides contemporary tasteful accommodation, with a twist of luxury. It is ideally situated for those who love the outdoors being just 2 miles from the South Downs Way and its stunning countryside and 20 minutes f …see more
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 … More
“Perfect retreat in Sussex”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2012
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
Not suitable for children; Car advised; Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner;
If you're looking for a wonderful break in the beautiful Scottish Highlands then Crossroads Cottage by Loch Ness is simply bathing in high quality detail from the moment you step through the front door.
This stunning cottage will offer you a “Highland hideaway” ide …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!
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 14 km; Not suitable for children;
Mountains and rivers, peace and tranquility Colwyn Lodge is a beautiful log lodge set on the banks of the Afon (River) Colwyn by the edge of Beddgelert Forest, a short distance from the centre of the picturesque village of Beddgelert in the very heart of the Snowdonia N …see more
Colwyn Lodge was a pleasure to stay in over the New Year. The owners were very friendly and accommodating, and the location is stunning - on the banks of a wildly changeable river - storms and calm we… More
We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay it makes it so worth while when our guest go home with happy memories best wishes Ed & Elaine
“Location and accomadation first class”
Reviewed 17 Jun 2015
Both of us enjoyed the stay as well as our 4 dogs .the location by the stream is truly awesome.the area is also great for walking and for dogs,… More
Hi glad you all had a great stay and enjoyed all the forestry walks hope to see you back again soon best wishes Ed & Elaine
“Hidden Gem of Snowdonia”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2015
I don't know from where to start!!!
Stunning place, with amazing hosts (Elaine and Ed you are just fab!) and such a beautiful surrounding.
We usually travel with our dogs, this time as well. Place… More
Well we cant thank you enough for such a lovley review. We are always pleased to know that our guests enjoy the lodge so much including our 4 legged friends.
We have hens now as well so along with the milk and wine we hope you will enjoy the fresh eggs on your next stay as well. Looking forward to seeing you agian soon best wishes Elaine & Ed
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 8 km; Not suitable for children;
Brand new and fully furnished to a high standard, this spacious apartment is a ten minute walk from the train station and town of Penryn. Comfortably accommodating two people, it has a large double bedroom with ample storage space, bedside units and dressing table, open …see more
Staying for the first time in Cornwall to visit my girlfriend was quite daunting given I travelled from Birmingham on a 4hour + drive. I booked on the day and Paul liaised with me very frequently fro… More
Thanks for the positive feedback & we're glad we helped you enjoy your first & short stay in Cornwall & hope you will come back soon & for a little longer & with some Sunny weather!
“Perfect accommodation, perfect location”
Reviewed 9 Feb 2016
Stayed in the stables in February with my partner, visiting family nearby.After travelling four hours we were not disappointed when we arrived, with flapjacks, a welcome pack and a setup for a pot of … More
Thank you for your positive feedback, we are so glad you had a relaxing & comfortable stay & the Stables was everything you had hoped for, even with Storm Imogen blowing through!
We hope to see you both again soon, hopefully with some Cornish sunshine to greet you on arrival this time!
“Top spec apartment in ideal location to explore Falmouth and beyond!”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2015
Good communication from Paul the moment I enquired about booking and an added bonus was the cream tea waiting for us on arrival - yum!
The apartment has been finished to a high end spec and everyth… More
We are glad you had an enjoyable stay at The Stables and everything was as you expected & it helped make your holiday a memorable one.
Thank you for the positive comments and we hope to see you again soon!
Paul & Rachel
5 star accommodation.
Safe Beach front apartment with magnificent views not attained by most hotel rooms with pool
Air-conditioned bedroom and lounge. Open flat windows for a cool breeze.
WiFi and land line - prepaid outside line
Servi …see more
the apartment that Glenn provides its guests is wonderful: located in the south of Trou Aux Biches, a 10-minute walk from the shops and the public beach. It is equipped with every comfort (even a wash… More
Nearest beach 27 km; Not suitable for children; Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner;
Cow Pasture Cottage is situated within the grounds of the owners converted barn. A peaceful and picturesque setting with views over the Lincolnshire Wolds. This setting is perfect for a relaxing break; cycling and walking and is close to the route of The Round Louth W …see more