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.
“Lovely stay in cosy cottage close to town” We (me, my husband and 2 year old daughter) had a lovely stay in Bluehill Cottage. It was perfect for us and had everything we needed and was very warm and cosy. It is only a 5 minute walk into Ambleside so t
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
“Fantastic!” We really loved staying here. The cottage is beautiful and rustic, with everything you could need for a comfortable, cosy, hassle free stay. Kitchen is well equipped, lovely bathroom, gorgeous comfy enormous bed, woodburner in the living r
We stayed at the cottage for 3 nights after our wedding and absolutely loved it. It was small but cosy and had everything we needed. Our dog loved the big garden and it was close to lots of walks arou… More
“A wonderful retreat”
Reviewed 21 Aug 2012
We booked this cottage so we could get away from it all and have some rest and relaxation. It couldn't have been more perfect! The cottage is superbly equipped for a cottage rental (including a very w… More
“Lovely Cottage, Great Location and Nice Hosts”
Reviewed 8 Jun 2012
We stayed in Cottage 2 which was wonderful - lovely big luxurious bathroom, wonderful decor throughout and great sized garden with huge hot tub under shelter and patio area. Bed was very comfortable.… More
“A perfect 'home' in the Highlands” I've stayed at No 3 The Old Convent a couple of times before so just feel absolutely confident booking it again and again. Felicity and Chris have worked so hard to create such lovely accommodation and are always on
A lovely place to stay -the apartment has been sympathetically refurbished and all requirements have been thoughtfully catered for.… More
Thank you for your lovely comments.
Felicity & Chris.
“Spacious and charming”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2014
The Old Convent is a beautiful old building and our apartment was spacious, spotless and very well equipped. It's a short walk into Fort Augustus and its well located to visit the Loch Ness area, Sky… More
Thank you so much for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure meeting you. We enjoyed our chats and stories. Felicity & Chris
“A pearl in a wonderfully beautiful, scenic part of the highlands of Scotland”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2014
It was worth the hours spent searching for the right accommodation to suit our needs on our first holiday in Scotland. The comments made by previous visitors to No 3 indicated we had made a good choic… More
Thank you very much for you lovely comments. We are so glad you enjoyed your holiday here with us. Felicity, Chris & Harvey!
“Really relaxing holiday” We enjoyed our stay and visited places around Weymouth. The apartment was lovely will great sea views and a lovely garden.
the bed was very comfortable.
the only things we found was the patio door didn't locK.
Little Gem is a very clean, well equipped apartment. It has a lovely garden with views across Portland Harbour. It takes fifteen minutes to walk into the centre of Weymouth and is a short walk to Ches… More
Thank you for your kind review and leaving the property clean & tidy, much appreciated. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at 'Little Gem' and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future.
“A Gem of a Holiday”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2016
We have just returned from a two week stay at Little Gem and have had a great time. The views were amazing, everything was just as advertised. And the bed was so comfortable. So much to see and do,we … More
Hello Phil, we are so pleased you enjoyed your two week stay at Little Gem and the comfy bed. We would love to welcome you back again soon and trust your long journey back to Scotland was without incident.
Thank you for your review.
Jon & Linda
Reviewed 22 Mar 2013
Clean and perfectly kitted out. Great property, great location, great views. If you want to walk a bit, this is for you. Not in the town centre, but a lovely coastal walk gets you there in 30 minute… More
A direct walk into the town centre will take you 20 minutes.
“Advertised as a studio but more like a lovely cottage with beautiful garden” We had a lovely stay in the clean & fully equipped cottage. There is a beautiful garden with chairs and a table to sit at and the sounds of chickens and donkeys nearby, all v
Great little flat that although advertised as a studio flat was much more spacious than we expected. Had a separate upstairs for 2 to sleep plus double sofa bed in the living area and the kitchen was … More
Thank you for your kind words, It was a pleasure to have you stay.
“Perfect Treehouse Stay” We stayed at The Treehouse for around a week, and what a wonderful week it was.
Robin was a fantastic and easygoing host, catering to all our needs and having interesting chats while also giving us the space and privacy we wer
“Great weekend in North Wales” Coed Stable is a beautifully converted property extremely comfortable, well equipped, warm, clean and very quiet. Fantastic area with everything if you like beaches, rivers and mountains. We can't wait to go back.
Coed Stable is a wonderful place to stay. It is the perfect place for a relaxing break. The stable has been renovated to a very high specification and we loved the attention to detail. Lots to do in t… More
“Great location, lovely hosts, lovely accommodation” This is a family run holiday rental in a great location. Quiet and relaxing but within easy reach of popular Pembrokeshire towns such as Saundersfoot and Tenby. The holiday rental is separate from t
“Perfect in every way!!!” Absolutely perfect!!the barn was fantastic and exactly what we wanted (the pictures do not do it justice)our hosts were lovely and friendly and they had thought of everything to make our stay perfect,all the small touches like
“Cosy cottage with fabulous views” We.ve just had a lovely 4-night stay in this cottage. Although it was very cold outside, the cottage was always warm and cosy and we enjoyed lighting the coal fire on an evening. The cottage is clean and well-equipped
“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
“It's perfect” It's a comfortable, charming, and very French appartment in an old building very centrally placed. Its as good as the best reviews and the pictures don't really do it justice. Yes the kitchen could be bigger (it has a new oven - not th
We had a most enjoyable stay in the apartment in rue Balance in Avignon.
We had a warm welcome and we were shown around to make sure we knew where everything was in the apartment. The welcome tray… More
“A lovely apartment”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2012
A delightful, elegant apartment, comfortable and well furnished. Its location is perfect, very central and within walking distance of the station yet its setting in a charming peaceful courtyard make… More
Reviewed 4 Nov 2012
We had a lovely stay at this beautiful apartment in Avignon. The keyholder was at the door to meet us as our taxi drew up, and gave us a wonderfully warm welcome. The apartment is gorgeous – archite… More
“Fantastic, very warm welcome from Danny and Lisa with an added surprise of cake and wine on arrival.” Our apartment was luxury with everything you needed. Clean and decorated to a very high standard, with brilliant views over the harbor. We highly
“well worth the money” Excellent apartment with a host of domestic and goodies to be used. Good location with few minutes walk to town. Only negative was no hand over of keys, therefore no proof of leaving the apartment in good condition. The deposit
This apartment is spacious and well equiped. It is furnished to a very high standard and is well organised. The terrace is large and has fantastic views. The furniture on the terrace is comfortable … More
“Nice apartment in great location”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2011
Lovely two bed / two bathroom apartment, well kitted out, great location, harbour views from very large balcony, easy walk to main street, excellent hand over people for keys, local knowledge etc… More
Reviewed 21 Aug 2011
Extremely happy with this rental, I had chosen this property instead of a hotel to get a better experience and higher standard of accommodation. Internally and externally the apartment was ideal, and … More
“Stay here, you'll love it!” Mario and Tatjana have built a wonderful series of villas on this property. As hosts they were really helpful and accommodating but we also felt like we had all the privacy we could want. Everything was in wonderful condit
The world is a big place and there are so many places I would like to travel to, but there is something about Savusavu Fiji, also called the hidden paradise of Fiji) that keeps me coming back for mor… More
Reviewed 12 May 2013
From the moment of arrival and Radjesh picked me up at the airport I knew I had choose the best spot for my holiday. Radjesh was to become my number one taxi driver and guide around Savusavu. … More
“Paradise with Hosts To Match”
Reviewed 10 May 2013
We had a 10 day stay ay Villa Vanilla with Mario and Tatjana as our hosts. Every morning we had breakfast on the terrace overlooking the $1,000,000. view of the Savusavu Bay. The villa was fully equ… More
“Truly a dream” Beautiful view of the sea as you drive down the hill. Park up and walk up a steep path to the Hut.. its amazing views are worth the short walk.
Inside is perfect. Cozy. Warm. Couldn't of asked for any thing else.
Will certainly be ba
What a place! Loved every minute. Gorgeous and cosy little place with stunning views, fantastic walks and everything there for you. Immaculate inside with the comfiest bed ever and great shower. Reall… More
We are so pleased you "felt spoilt" whist staying at The Nest. Thank you for your 5 star review. We look forward to welcoming you and your pooch back sometime.
Reviewed 22 Nov 2016
Exactly what other reviews said we needed a relaxed atmosphere good view comfortable place to unwind that fit the bill and more will be booking again soon… More
Thank you for your 5 star review and taking care of our home from home. We are so glad The Nest "relaxed atmosphere" met your expectations and you are most certainly welcome back. All the best.
“An excellent base for exploring Snowdonia” The property was exactly as described. We found it cosy and practical. Wine and chocs, milk etc was a nice touch. Elaine and Ed were very welcoming, helpful and knowledgable about the area. Thanks for the dir
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
“A good place to stay if you want a quiet and relaxing holiday” We wanted an "away from it all" holiday and the gite provided us with that. The main chateaux of the Loire Valley were all nearby and the nearest village (Vernantes) had a very nice boul
The gite is perfect sized for two. The area around the gite is quiet, and the neighbouring lanes suitable for short walks. Saumur, with a diversity of activities is within easy reach. We done wine ta… More
“A peaceful, tranquil pad ideally located to explore a stunning region!”
Reviewed 8 Sep 2012
Our family of three had a brilliant week exploring the Loire region, using this well kitted out pad as a base. If all you need is a bathroom, living/kitchen area and one bedroom in a relaxing, quiet a… More