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.
Our newly renovated, spacious 70sqm apartment including private courtyard, is located within 300 metres walk to the beach and 450metres to the Lake, where there is a 8km path around to cycle or walk, stand up paddle boarding or kayaking on the lake is popular there are …see more
“Fabulous” If you want to relax away from the crowds in unspoilt nature just come here...cottage has everything on offer, walks outside of door, wildlife to watch close by and amazing waterfall 5 mins away.. Place is well equipped, very clean.. You can
“The perfect holiday getaway” Sometimes when I read so many positive reviews of a place, I think "what's the catch?" or "this sounds too good to be true". But I'm pleased to report that having stayed here with my girlfriend for a short break, there wer
This timber built cabin makes the ideal cosy holiday retreat for two. It is well situated for exploring the whole island, and its many attractions. •The village of Whippingham is near to Queen Victoria's Osborne House, and the yachting centre of Cowes.•P …see more
“Idyllic apartment with amazing views” A beautiful and clean apartment with a large balcony with fantastic views overlooking Malabar Bay. It felt like home from home , It was well equipped with everything that we needed for our stay
Helen went out of
“Spacious, comfortable apartment with fantastic views in friendly quiet Sydney suburb”
Reviewed 7 Dec 2013
We stayed a week in this lovely apartment; Helen, the owner, lived downstairs and couldn't have been more friendly or helpful. Unobstructed views across Malabar Bay (complete with visiting dolphins),… More
Lovely, friendly, respectful guests who were a pleasure to host and left the apartment in spotless condition.
“Excellent appartment, ideal location, reliable owner” The location of this appartment is ideal for those wanting to be away from the large resorts but somewhere that is close to a great beach, restaurants and shops, with good links to the rest of the
“A fantastic apartment in a beautiful resort; perfect holiday”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2013
The attention to detail in the apartment is brilliant; food hamper waiting on arival, beach towels provided, WiFi service, TV and even a pair of beach shoes each! The owner has also provided a very de… More
We're very much looking forward to having you both back in Playa San Juan! Thank you for your lovely words!! :)
“lovely cottage” We had a great stay in this cottage. It was very comfortable and homly. In Dunkeld there are a lot of places to eat out and also some very awesome walking routes. I can only recommend this cottage for stay in Scotland.
“Peace and quiet.” We had a lovely stay at slipway cottage,the cottage was very comfortable and well equipped.
Garlieston is a very quiet village but there are many lovely walks and a nice pub nearby.
Cliff and Betty the owner's were there to meet us
Come experience cloud mist and rainforests, wildlife including rare toucans and ocelots, hikes to secluded beaches and pristine waterfalls, hidden caves and a barefoot, eco-friendly experience at La Vapeur Estate. Enjoy local organic fruits, wine and home cooking.<br …see more
“Beautiful location, home from home” The location is fabulous and really we could have just stayed in Cawsand all week! The house is clean, comfortable and perfect with the owner on hand at all times. The walk to the beach and town is quite steep so d
“swanswater wee house” dilys and I have stayed here many times before, being a keen fisherman could not ask for better surroundings, center of stirling just a short drive, dilys often walks there taking about 45mins, room is always clean and inviting,
“Perfectly formed!” Everything you could want to make your stay comfortable. Good location within easy reach of great walks and places to visit. Local pubs and amenities. Supermarket 2 mins on foot. Quiet. Owners very friendly and amenable.
Brilliant modern little cottage! Made very welcome upon arrival and departure. Lovely place with plenty of things to do.… More
“Charming cottage in Menai Bridge”
Reviewed 3 Oct 2016
Cleverly modified barn conversion. Welsh stone exterior with modern fixtures and fittings. Excellent base for exploring the beautiful island of Anglesey. Everything you need in this cottage, including… More
Reviewed 18 Sep 2016
The converted coach house is delightful, and Mair and Michael are the perfect hosts.
Conveniently located at the entry to Anglesey, the cottage provides an excellent location to explore the island … More
“What a great place to stay” Well laid out accommodation situated in some of the best scenic areas of Scotland. Ideally suited for hillwalking and Munro bagging. Hills on your doorstep. Local microbrewery about to open in the next few months and a loca
“When you're planning your next visit the day you arrive, that's a good sign :o)”
Reviewed 10 Oct 2016
A well thought out restoration of a lovely little cottage. Situated in the middle of the village of St Fillans, it is tucked back off the main road but still gives some wonderful views out over Loch … More
Thanks very much for your kind comments and I am glad you enjoyed your holiday in my cottage. Unfortunately the TV reception isn't great so I have left some DVDs for entertainment. There is also unlimited internet if people want to stream programs or films. Thanks for recommending to others. Kind regards Ailsa
Reviewed 31 Aug 2014
Craigdarroch cottage is amazing! It is in the most beautiful location with views of the stunning Loch Earn from the cottage itself. The owner provided great little touches for when we arrived - bottle… More
“Fabulous, cozy cottage in wonderful Perthshire”
Reviewed 13 Jun 2014
We enjoyed a wonderful break at Craigdarroch cottage. Cottage is beautifully laid out and had everything we needed. Owner has done an amazing job in refurbishing the cottage. We played golf at Comrie … More
“Cosy cottage in a beautiful location” Lovely and comfortable little cottage overlooking the Forest of Dean.
We really liked the location, easy to get to but away from it all. Nice secluded place with unspoilt views and access to paths and walkin
This has been one of my most favourite places to stay so far. The website pictures are exactly as they state and so is the promised peace and quiet. Listening to the owls in the forest late at night… More
Yes we like listening to the owls and enjoy all the wildlife around here and it is great to be able to share it with others who appreciate it too
Reviewed 19 Nov 2012
Lovely cosy cottage, exactly what I was hoping it would be! beautiful views with stunning walks nearby. The cottage came with everything we needed, the logs and firelighters and the refreshments provi… More
Glad you loved the ammenities as much as the cottage. Thank you.
“Regret we coudn't have stayed for longer”
Reviewed 21 Oct 2012
One of the easiest cottages we have ever had to book and one of the nicest , delightful owners . The cottage is in a peaceful location with wonderful views and it was spotlessly clean. Regret we coul… More
Thank you for your very positive comments we are so pleased that you loved the cottage as much as we do.
“Fantastic - Enjoyable Stay” The Saltings is just the perfect little cottage! Great location, with space to park your car & leave it for the weekend. Access to the center of Bath is so easy, there is a bus stop right outside of The Saltings & the numbe
Lovely cottage that suited our needs very well for a week (2 adults and a toddler). We thought it was a pretty cottage, decorated in a lovely style and had all the amenities we needed, for our first w… More
Thanks Lynley. Pleased you enjoyed the Saltings and made the most of the area, including Badminton! Regards, John and Jane
“Excellent cottage - a real home from home”
Reviewed 19 Oct 2015
The cottage was excellent, everything you could ask for to make your stay comfortable & relaxing. The welcome pack was a very nice touch & the comprehensive "making the most of your stay" information… More
Thanks for the review Duncan. We are pleased you found our guide useful. We have stayed in many other properties where they are out of date, so we make sure ours is updated regularly so it is useful. It's also a good excuse for us to try out many of the delights of Bath to make sure they come up to our standards :-) Hope you are able to visit us again sometime. Regards
John and Jane
“Beautiful cottage in a great location!”
Reviewed 23 Mar 2015
The Saltings cottage is a wonderful place to stay! The decor & feel is great, so peaceful. You are welcomed with fresh bread and stocked up with eggs, butter, drinks & milk too. Just down the road is … More
Thank you very much for the review - we really appreciate it! Glad you like the location - we are lucky to have the Bathampton Mill so close - it's even better in summer, so come and see us again :-)
“A delightful cottage in the heart of Eyam” The cottage was clean and very handy for the village of Eyam as well as numerous attractions in the area. The parking was adequate for one car. The welcome basket was a lovely idea and really made us feel tho
Great place to stay. Good for exploring several areas of the Peak District. The rooms were all very well furnished - the kitchen and bathroom were both very clean and had everything you'd expect. The … More
“Gorgeous cottage, very interesting village”
Reviewed 12 Aug 2012
I want this cottage! Beautifully furnished, perfect location, easy friendly to book. We booked last minute and took pot luck with both accommodation and the village of choice in the peaks but I don'… More
“Ideal holiday rental” Location was perfect.
Apartment comfortable and well equipped.
It can be very noisy at night but Jemma had left ear plugs which helped considerably.
Plenty of information and tips to hand.
I booked this flat as a base while over for the Monaco Grand Prix and wasn't disappointed. Great location - handy for the beach, old town and train station, good size and wifi etc included was a bonus… More
“Lovely apartment, great location!”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2016
Me and my girlfriend just returned from an amazing week at this apartment. The location was perfect, five minute walk to the beach and twenty minute walk to the old town along the promenade. The apart… More
I'm delighted that you enjoyed the apartment, Nice and the surrounding area. It is such a scenic part of the world. Having beach towels at your disposal in the apartment, certainly saves on luggage space! Great to hear that the info and suggestions I sent came in handy. Thanks for looking after the apartment so well, come back anytime we would be delighted to have you come stay with us again.
“"Fabulous apartment in Nice"”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2014
The apartment is ideally located close to the beach and only a few meters initially the shops and restaurants. It is well furnished, very clean, it feels like home.
The information booth before the… More
“Wonderful place in gorgeous location” The rooms were spacious and immaculate with a kitchen that had everything one needs to cook or bake. A short walk took us to a sandy beach with great sunsets! (We slept too well to be able to comment on sunrise!).
At the end of our wonderfull trip through South Africa we had some relaxing days
at the cottage from Nick and Susan .Its situated ca.100 from the beach and restaurants.
This cottage is quite new a… More
“A truly pleasurable stay over”
Reviewed 5 Mar 2015
We had a warm welcome from our hostess who immediately made us feel at home. The flatlet actually looks like on the photos on their web page, which is not always the case in our experience. So walking… More
“The cottage was well equipped, close to the beach and other amenities, comfortable and the hosts, gratious and friendly.”
Reviewed 20 Jan 2016
The cottage was well equipped, very comfortable and close to the beach and other amenities. The hosts were friendly and helpful. We had a lovely "seaside" holiday and would definitely recommend the … More
“Lovely accommodation in a superb location for the New Forest.” Perfect holiday home, fully equipped and spotlessly clean. The location couldn't have been better everything on your doorstep yet lovely and peaceful. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend to fam
A great place to stay for a couple or family with older children, very quiet, comfortable and on the outskirts of Sway village, but easy walking to shops, cafe etc.
Very clean, beautifully furnished … More
“The most peaceful well equipped holiday cottage in the New Forest”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2011
The cottage was located in a beautiful tranquil part of the New Forest. The garden has an abundance of beautiful tall trees. We watched squirrels running through them. There was a patio area to si… More
“Great cottage,Great area,Great host”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2011
The Ducklings is in a quiet gated homely area, the owner lives next door is very friendly but not intrusive. Ducklings Cottage,Sway, is very modern and perfect with a good enclosed garden .Situated … More
Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Helensburgh
Studio 2 1 night min
1 night min
Beach / lakeside relaxation
“Very comfortable and compact Tardis” The Pottery is a delightful studio accommodation, it has been planned to make the most of the space available and is very comfortable for two people. It has all the facilities needed to make for a very relaxing sta
We were a large group of 6 adults and one dog so we occupied both The Coach House & The Pottery. Both were very well-equipped, warm and cosy, the beds were very comfortable, showers and kitchen all r… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to review BOTH my properties. It was a pleasure to meet you all. I do hope I can welcome you back in the future.
“Serene beautiful getaway”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2016
Compact but very comfortable, had all we needed for a relaxing quiet break. Pull down bed simple to operate & very comfy, kitchen well equiped, lovely white towels & crisp white bedding. Helen & fami… More
Thank you so much for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope we can welcome you back again in the future.
“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
“Wonderful” We stayed at this apartment for six weeks and nothing was too much trouble from the moment we enquired ,being greeted to the cleaning by wonderful Liza.
Fantastic balcony to enjoy breakfast lunch drinks or just watching the views and very
This apartment in Capetown is in an excellent location. I stayed there with my 2 grown daughters for 3 nights, and it was teriffic. Patrick, the owner, lives in England, and he was very easy and gra… More
“Very confortable apartment conveniently situated with beautiful view”
Reviewed 4 Jan 2013
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this spotless and pristine apartment conveniently situated close to the shops and the Sea Point beachfront with superb views and a lovely open balcony from which to e… More
“Unbelievably convenient, beautiful location and spotlessly clean”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2013
This location is within easy walking distance of Lion's Head Mountain, the pristine beaches of Sea point and great shops! There are a myriad of restaurants along Main Street -- everything from Itali… More
Extremely comfortable apartment located in the centre of St Germain l'Herm, 63630, Auvergne, France.
Set at 1090 metres above sea level where the air is so pure.
St. Germain l'Herm is situated in the centre of the Lavedoir forest and is the perfect place for …see more
Bryn Awel is a cosy, traditional and characterful stone cottage situated in the centre of the historic and tranquil village of Penmachno, within the Snowdonia National Park, 4 miles from Betws y Coed.
It features original tiled floors, sash windows and pine doors, antiq …see more
“Lovely Space, excellent decor, great ambiance, lovely hosts.” Beautifully furnished bedroom, great bed, fantastic en-suite bathroom with great shower.
Well equipped kitchen, good sun lounge & use of gas bbq.
Well located position, just off the A3
“Absolutely idyllic, 5 star, romantic retreat, a stone's throw from Port Isaac”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2015
Pippins Farmhouse is a fantastic place to stay! Why? The rustic old farmhouse has been re-furbished to the finest quality. It's very light and bright, with lovely, traditional sash windows. The conser… More
“A beautiful break in Cornwall”
Reviewed 14 Jul 2015
My wife and I had a wonderful break for a few days whilst staying at the Pippins Hendra. We were made so welcome and everything about the annex was just perfect. We had such a lovely, relaxing few day… More
“A LITTLE BIT OF HEAVEN”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2015
A friend recommended this place and I am glad they did.. You could describe it as a haven a getaway or even as a quiet retreat. My wife and I were looking for somewhere quiet and our friend had said t… More
“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!
“The perfect get away”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2017
Thought of everything, comfy bed, homely. The perfect get away and the hot tub was the icing on the cake! Even in the minus temperatures of January. Couldn't recommend this place enough and will be co… More
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!
Beautiful gardens in a peaceful setting over looking the River Avon. The location is excellent for fishing, country walks and is central to a number of attractions. The hosts provide a warm welcome an… More
Reviewed 29 Jul 2012
We had a really nice week over there! Great and friendly hosts.
Comfortable room, very equipped and clean.
I would definitely recommend it.
“Would definitely visit again”
Reviewed 20 Jun 2012
Friendly and accessible hosts - secure property - well presented and clean with lovely location. Ideal for touring the region.
We really enjoyed our stay and would be happy to return.… More
luxury suite apartment in an ancient wine chateau, just for couple Holiday renting in the South of France near the villages of Quissac, Sommières, Anduze and Sauve. Located in the Languedoc no far from the major touristic spots in Provence, camargue, and the Cev …see more
The most recent barn conversion at "CORNISH BARN HOLIDAYS"
A two storey barn conversion that we have converted from the original cow shed and hay loft beside the main farm house.
Totally private and quiet, there are only the two of us living in the main far …see more
Timber Lodge has recently been converted to a very high standard and offers a spacious lounge/diner with well equipped kitchen and a downstairs cloakroom. There is large ensuite double bedroom on the first floor. The property has its own parking and private patio area.& …see more
Akaroa Apartment - fully self contained. Treat yourself to a little luxury
Some recent feedback............
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
This unique property, nestled in the Dane Valley, is a 1750's stone cottage with breathtaking views over the River to the wooded escarpment beyond. To the back of the cottage and accessed via steps is a delightful south facing private garden which adjoins farmland, …see more
“Perfect Getaway” Fantastic apartment, everything you could possibly need and some. What a place to come back to after a day's walking, and having the opportunity to sit out on the balcony with a glass of wine watching the sunset. Doesn't get much bett