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.
Excellent find down a long track with nice views of mountains. Easy acces to Mont Dore town with plenty of restaurant and nice shops especially those selling the local speciality cheese and sausages.l… More
“Stunning apartment in brilliant location!” We enjoyed a lovely stay at Danni's apartment with direct access to the Crowne Plaza facilities - you can even enter the pool/gym/sauna area straight from the apartment building, making it a breeze for family
“Fantastic views, excellent accommodation” Upon arrival we were shown to our apartment, were we received a welcome basket filled with local wine, cheese, bread and fruit. The views from the apartment are breathtaking, especially on a clear day. The w
“A truly wonderful place in a truly wonderful place”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2016
We have just returned from los laureles and had a great time.
We have travelled in Spain a number of times and have struggled sometimes to find a location that offers a balance between the peace and… More
Dear Tessa many thanks for your review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and it was a pleasure to meet you both. Regards Tom
“5 Star Holiday Base”
Reviewed 14 May 2012
The apartment is very well equiped, really comfortable and well situated with views over the local area and to the hills beyond from the spacious private terrace. The info and fotos on the website are… More
Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to meet you both.
Reviewed 25 Oct 2016
Clean and well equipped accommodation with wonderful terrace.
Great hosts- not intrusive- but always on hand if required-we needed help with a car tyre puncture.Thanks Tom.
Hope we see you again s… More
Dear Peter and Kathy many thanks for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you both again. Regards Tom
Our beach huts are located at St Sauveur, a quiet area at the south of Praslin island, being only 50 meters away from the beach.
The complex has 3 small and completely independent wooden chalets tastefully decorated and fully equipped with all modern comforts.
All t …see more
“Ideal for getting away from the rat race” A gorgeous cosy cottage in idillic location. The house had all of the amenities you could wish for including a very well equipped kitchen. Would thoroughly recommend if you are looking for a break away to enj
We stayed at the dovecote Cottage in early January 2015. The whole cottage was absolutely stunning and our favourite part was the hot tub. It rained throughout our stay there but that didn't matter on… More
“The most fantastic cosy hotel for our honeymoon :)”
Reviewed 30 Oct 2014
My self and my new husband stayed at the dovecote for our honeymoon in october 2014. the weather wasn't fab but that didn't matter one bit. The whole cottage was just amazing.....modern, cosy, very cl… More
Well... you can't start your honeymoon without bubbly and chocolate can you! Sorry the weather wasn't great but we're really pleased you loved the cottage. Hopefully you can come back for an anniversary one year.
“BEAUTIFUL... AN AMAZING FIND!!!”
Reviewed 14 Aug 2014
What a beautiful cottage!! Everything was there to make our stay as relaxing as we wanted it to be. Lovely and clean and welcoming. The quality of the furnishings and linen provided was excellent. … 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
“Excellent communication and lovely apartment in a central location!” Elaine and John the owners are great, they met us on arrival and showed us around and even left a nice bottle chilling in the fridge. The apartment is spotless and very comfortable,
A delightfully appointed and very well-equipped flat with excellent facilities. Within comfortable distance of the old town and new marina facilities, and the helpful and accommodating hosts made for … More
Thank you, I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at the apartment. It is in an excellent location to enjoy all that Gibraltar has to offer and the Ocean Village facilities really are second to none.
I look forward to seeing you next time.
“Enchanted country lodge” In the quant village of bearstead, Kent sits this secluded lodge.
Myself and my partner stayed for three nights for a romantic get away. From the outside you expect the lodge to be small, however it is nothing but spacious
The lodge was perfect for a quick escape out of London, being only an hour from Victoria station and walk-able on the other end we didn't any transport. We couldn't get over the idyllic setting just 5… More
View the unique blend of history, architecture and craftsmanship in this former Presbyterian Church Building. Experience the Grand Designs renovation of epic proportion with a night of luxury in one of two apartment suites. A wholesome Continental breakfast is include …see more
“Wonderful cottage and holiday” We just loved this cosy but very stylish cottage full of character and in great location.
It is only for 2 adults and we had our dog Holly with us, great outside utility building to dry wet dog and
boots. Lovely log bu
We would recommend this cottage to anyone. Katie was very helpful in helping us arrange the best way of travelling to the island and lots of other tips/advice.The cottage was perfect and it's location… 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
“Faultless!!” Marcus offered to pick us up from the airport,although we were late he was still waiting.On arrival he explained every thing about the apartment.Before leaving he made arrangements for the linen/bedding change the following week.We were o
“Home from home in a delightfull French cottage in the heart of French countryside” Very warm welcome from Paul and Sue who were always on hand if needed but never intrusive Welcome pack was perfect and the Blanchet a real treat with our Christmas d
We had the most wonderful week at Honeysuckle cottage. The reason we chose the cottage was because we were keen to have a rural place where we did not need to hire a car to get to and that had bikes a… More
“Pretty romantic cottage”
Reviewed 8 Aug 2011
When we arrived at the cottage Paul the owner greeted us warmly with produce from his garden ..The cottage is in a wonderful friendly little village with a pub/restaurent run by a welsh lady who gave … More
So pleased to receive your review on Honeysuckle Cottage and to know you really enjoyed your stay.
Sue n Paul
“What a beauty”
Reviewed 7 Jul 2015
Well if you are looking for a typical French house to stay in this is the one for you.
We have stayed in many different holiday homes throughout france and would rate this one as by far the best.
Thank you for the wonderful review. Very much appreciated. It was great meeting you too and we do hope you will be back one day.
“great find” Stayed at the cottage in September and what a great find it was,I must admit that the photos do not do the cottage justice at all, it is far more beautiful in real. It was everything we wanted and more, with the beautiful sea views lovely
“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
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!
Reviewed 1 Nov 2016
We had such a wonderful weekend staying in the lovely Red Sky Shepherd's Hut. Karen is extremely welcoming on arrival and they are easy to contact if you need to with nothing being a problem.
We fou… More
Thank you for your review - really appreciate you taking the time to do that as it certainly helps prospective guests. So glad you enjoyed yourselves and would love to have you back anytime!
“Brilliant absolutely loved it”
Reviewed 8 Sep 2016
2nd time in shepherds hut. Home from home for def, and the bed was so comfortable. Everything you need in that little space. Loved it managed walk to pub even though it was raining with our two dogs, … More
Glad you appreciated the bed! We loved your dogs too - look forward to welcoming you back in November! (and then hopefully for a wedding!)
“Perfect getaway” We absolutely loved staying at the hideaway.
The owners had made loads of effort to make our stay wonderful. With treats layed out when we arrived and homemade bread and jam left in the kitchen.
We couldn't have asked for a more re
My husband and I enjoyed a 4 night stay at The Creamery/The Hideaway. The Hideaway was cosy and ideal for a romantic stay with the luxurious hot tub just outside. Thomas and his wife go to a lot of tr… More
One bedroomed cabin with its own 3 person canadian spa hot tub (available from 11/06/16) located on its own private, fenced patio with BBQ. All set on our peaceful and scenic, family run holiday park by the village amenities of Invermoriston. The cabin has a slope to d …see more
The Old Chapel is one of three cottages comprising Hendre House Cottages. The cottages are managed by Andy and Michelle Reason who live on site. Andy and Michelle have painstakingly and lovingly renovated the holiday cottages and the indoor swimming pool to a high stand …see more
Welcome to our new luxury self catering rural retreats. Unwind and escape from it all.
Beaver Den Lodge is one of our 6 adult only idyllic lodges where time is your own. Spend your days fishing on our lakes, exploring the glorious surroundings, or just enjoying the vi …see more
One bedroom apartment in Algarve with Panoramic view and large private balcony..
High speed internet, WIFI and 120+ international TV channels available in the apartment including UK, BBCs, ITVs, Channel 4, Chanel 5, SKYs and SKY SPORTS channels, CBeebies, cbbc and all …see more
Self contained annex in beautiful Cotswold village
- Fantastic views across the Uley valley
- Secluded garden with hot tub, patio, outdoor seating, sunbathing lawn
- Uley has a community shop, post office, pup and cafe. Other shops and pubs within walking distance.
- U …see more
“everything we had been led to believe and hoped for. honest people!” A romantic and beautiful town and modern and immaculate apartment, not wanting for anything, right on the beach and boardwalk, with expansive views over the Pyrenees and town. If yo
Attractive, comfortable, quiet, well-equipped and well-located. What more could you ask for? We could easily use public transport to explore the area (Bayonne, San Sebastian, Espelette). The market is… More
We make certain we are readily available for all our guests! Thanks for the great words. It was a pleasure!!
“good quality apartment in block adjacent to great beach and town”
Reviewed 26 Jan 2013
This apartment is in a block two mins from a beautiful, free, child safe beach.It is also within easy walking distance from all amenities in the small high quality town of St jean de Luz and the seas… More
True we don't have an ocean view, however, the sound of the waves is in the background, and we can see La Rhune mountain range. And also true ~ morning sun is wonderful, and cool in the hot afternoon!
“Life is a beach”
Reviewed 9 Jun 2012
Everything you would expect and more. No need for a car as you can walk to evrything...restaurarnts, food markets, shops, bars, and the beach is less than 100 yards. Would suggest joining the late a… More
Yes, the spa beneath us is wonderful for working out or a sauna or massage! Plus you can walk over in your bathrobe and sandals. Thanks Peter. Great to have you as a returning guest. Always a pleasure!
A modern apartment affording both the comforts of home together with the luxury environment of Ocean Village.
This well equipped and proportioned two double bedroomed apartment will sleep 4 comfortably. Both bedrooms open out to the balcony which has wonderful views o …see more
The main advantage of this apartment is that it is literally one hundred meters away from the Baltic Sea. In addition, the residence itself is really bright and cosy, and contemporary. It is situated in a private street away from the center of Melnragė leaving all of …see more
“Perfect place for 2” Great location with stunning views and easy access to central Looe but be prepared for a step walk back to the cottage.
The cottage itself is very clean and modern and is the perfect size for 2 people and has a patio area which
Pendruffle is a lovely cottage decorated and maintained to a very high standard. We stayed for 4 nights in mid May and had a fantastic break. Looe is within easy walking distance, although if you don'… More
Many thanks for your review and so very pleased you enjoyed Pendruffle. My wife and I are so lucky to have Caroline look after the cottage for us she takes such a pride in making sure our guests are well looked after and the cottage is spotlessly clean and tidy. We love staying down there ourselves when it is not booked which seems to be rare now!
Many thanks again and hope to see you again soon!
Rob & Shazy
Fancourt in South Africa is the place to go for the ultimate golfing break, it is ranked as one of the top 18 golfing resort in the world (destination golf 2012/13). It offers 3 top ranked golf courses, driving range and short game practice area. <br />The lodge r …see more
“Perfection” The retreat is so fantastic! We stayed for two nights, turned up on a dark and stormy evening and were greeted at our car and shown into the heated retreat with the 'fire' and heating on ready for arrival! EVERYTHING had been thought of an
Joy has thought of EVERYTHING to make The Retreat perfect in every way even down to high vis jackets and torches for the walk to the pub!! Well appointed and beautifully decorated cottage, amazing b… More
How very kind of you to write such lovely words about the Retreat now with it's own Hot Tub.
I'm just so pleased you enjoyed your River Cottage course.
It was a pleasure to meet you both and hope to see you again.
“Fantastic relaxing stay in gorgeous and perfect cottage”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2015
I booked The Retreat at Hedgehog Corner for my husband's birthday and it was an absolutely wonderful experience. Every little detail was carefully thought out - all the amenities you would expect fro… More
And I can't wait to welcome you back!
(p.s. Hot Tubs are great in winter too!).
“Beautiful, peaceful and so many special touches!”
Reviewed 1 Jun 2015
The Retreat is beautiful! The new hot tub was wonderful, especially at night and completely private. Every little touch has been thought of by Joy (who is lovely!). Can not fault it!… More
Just delighted you enjoyed the new Cedar Hot Tub that comes with The Retreat Cottage for Couples.
It's a real hit with our guests who enjoy it at night with the pretty lights as much as in the daytime.
So glad you had a restful break and thank you so much for your kind words.
The Casal São João Cottages is a typical Madeiran stone house located in the west of the Madeira Island in Fajã da Ovelha - Calheta, about 58 km from the airport of Santa Cruz and 42 km from the city of Funchal. This construction is dated from the …see more
“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