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.
“A lovely cottage for two in an interesting region” We really enjoyed our stay in Maison Vauyon - part of a longer train trip across Europe. The house combines comfort - a good bed, all the appliances and kitchen stuff we needed, plus DVDs and books -
“Modern stone cottage in a medieval setting -- perfect!”
Reviewed 4 Dec 2012
La Charite is a delightful small French town with lots and lots of history. We cycled along the Loire and through the rural areas and enjoyed every minute. Didn't have a car and didn't need one. The s… More
Thanks for the wonderful review! We really enjoy the many gentle bike paths throughout the area as well. Whether cycling along the Loire or into the nearby vineyards, it is always a picturesque and enjoyable adventure!
“Romantic and wonderful”
Reviewed 28 Nov 2012
We spent 1 week in Maison Vauyon in La Charite and enjoyed every minute of it.
It was very clean and welcoming when we arrived and we were able to settle right in and be out and about getting with th… More
Making your stay enjoyable is very important to us, that is why I have put together this binder of self-guided day trips in the area. I'm glad that you enjoyed the village and the other local recommendations. I had fun putting this together, I am now working on a few other ideas, any comments from past guests would be welcome.
“Village Life in France...Doesn't get much better than this!”
Reviewed 27 Nov 2012
Maison Vauyon, a wonderfully restored stone cottage, set in the quaint village of La Charite sur Loire, exceeded our expectations. The accomodation was very comfortable with all the modern amenities … More
La Charite-sur-Loire really is a gem of a town, truely off the tourist-bus trail.
Glad that you enjoyed the "real French experience" this warm and friendly town is always very welcoming!
“We found a little bit of paradise” We loved staying in this unusual apartment in a beautifully renovated barn. The site is gorgeous vista with rolling hills. Our hosts, Bill and Pen, were unbelievable helpful. Bill and Pen, came to guide us to our