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102,370 Holiday homes

(31) Excellent 

    22

    Holiday apartment in Croyde

    Braunton / Croyde

    1 2 min stay varies

    • 1 bedroom
    • sleeps 2
    • min stay varies
    • Beach / lakeside relaxation
    • Nearest beach 0.7 km
    • Child friendly

    from £105 / night

    £725 - £895 / week

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    from £105 / night

    (6) Excellent 

      26

      Holiday apartment accommodation

      Cornwall / Newquay

      2 4 min stay varies

      • 2 bedrooms
      • sleeps 4
      • min stay varies
      • Child friendly
      • Car not necessary
      • Pet friendly

      from £149 / night

      £495 - £1,195 / week

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      avg. 2 hours 4 minutes

      from £149 / night

      (43) Excellent 

        16

        Ashurst holiday cottage rental

        New Forest / Ashurst

        2 5 min stay varies

        • 2 bedrooms
        • sleeps 5
        • min stay varies
        • Nearest beach 22 km
        • Child friendly
        • Car not necessary

        from £75 / night

        £520 - £700 / week

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        avg. 1 hour 51 minutes

        from £75 / night

        (49) Excellent 

          42

          Cottage rental in Benllech

          Anglesey / Benllech

          2 6 min stay varies

          • 2 bedrooms
          • sleeps 6
          • min stay varies
          • Beach / lakeside relaxation
          • Nearest beach 2 km
          • Child friendly

          from £91 / night

          £430 - £962 / week

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          avg. 1 hour 6 minutes

          from £91 / night

          (269) Very Good 

            15

            Holiday houseboat in Alappuzha

            Alappuzha District / Alappuzha

            4 12 1 night min

            • 4 bedrooms
            • sleeps 12
            • 1 night min
            • Beach / lakeside relaxation
            • Nearest beach 4 km
            • Child friendly

            from £235 / night

            £1,384 / week

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            from £235 / night

            (8) Very Good 

              36

              Holiday villa with swimming pool in Melanes

              Naxos / Melanes

              5 10 min stay varies

              • 5 bedrooms
              • sleeps 10
              • min stay varies
              • Beach / lakeside relaxation
              • Nearest beach 9 km
              • Swimming pool

              from £156 / night

              £1,818 - £2,060 / week

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              from £156 / night

              (69) Excellent 

                18

                Holiday log cabin with golf nearby in Tattershall

                Lincolnshire / Tattershall

                3 8 min stay varies

                • 3 bedrooms
                • sleeps 8
                • min stay varies
                • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                • Nearest beach 42 km
                • Child friendly

                from £160 / night

                £750 / week

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                from £160 / night

                (78) Excellent 

                  41

                  Holiday chalet accommodation

                  Gwynedd / Nefyn

                  1 2 min stay varies

                  • 1 bedroom
                  • sleeps 2
                  • min stay varies
                  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
                  • Pet friendly

                  from £99 / night

                  £500 - £900 / week

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                  avg. 41 minutes

                  from £99 / night

                  (7) Excellent 

                    49

                    Home rental in Bozburun with swimming pool

                    Mugla Province / Bozburun

                    2 4 5 nights min

                    • 2 bedrooms
                    • sleeps 4
                    • 5 nights min
                    • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                    • Nearest beach 0.6 km
                    • Swimming pool

                    from £65 / night

                    £446 - £590 / week

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                    from £65 / night

                    (1) Average 

                      24

                      Volissos holiday home rental

                      Chios / Volissos

                      1 4 2 nights min

                      • 1 bedroom
                      • sleeps 4
                      • 2 nights min
                      • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                      • Nearest beach 2 km
                      • Child friendly

                      from £40 / night

                      £278 / week

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                      from £40 / night

                      (45) Excellent 

                        18

                        Wadebridge holiday barn rental

                        Cornwall / Wadebridge

                        2 4 min stay varies

                        • 2 bedrooms
                        • sleeps 4
                        • min stay varies
                        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                        • Child friendly
                        • Ask about pets

                        from £65 / night

                        £330 - £895 / week

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                        avg. 1 hour 3 minutes

                        from £65 / night

                        (38) Excellent 

                          14

                          Holiday cottage in Chipping Campden

                          Cotswolds / Chipping Campden

                          3 6 2 nights min

                          • 3 bedrooms
                          • sleeps 6
                          • 2 nights min
                          • Child friendly
                          • Private garden

                          from £200 / night

                          £800 - £1,150 / week

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                          from £200 / night

                          (12) Excellent 

                            15

                            Holiday home in Dinan

                            Cotes-d'Armor / Dinan

                            4 8 7 nights min

                            • 4 bedrooms
                            • sleeps 8
                            • 7 nights min
                            • Nearest beach 25 km
                            • Child friendly
                            • Pet friendly

                            from £50 / night

                            £347 - £1,039 / week

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                            from £50 / night

                            (45) Excellent 

                              26

                              Ilfracombe Harbour holiday apartment rental

                              Ilfracombe / Ilfracombe Harbour

                              1 2 min stay varies

                              • 1 bedroom
                              • sleeps 2
                              • min stay varies
                              • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                              • Nearest beach 0.1 km
                              • Car not necessary

                              from £80 / night

                              £405 - £695 / week

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                              Responds fast!
                              avg. 18 minutes

                              from £80 / night

                              (39) Excellent 

                                18

                                Holiday apartment in St Leonards on Sea

                                Hastings / St Leonards on Sea

                                2 4 min stay varies

                                • 2 bedrooms
                                • sleeps 4
                                • min stay varies
                                • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                • Child friendly
                                • Car not necessary

                                from £95 / night

                                £600 - £850 / week

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                                avg. 1 hour 3 minutes

                                from £95 / night

                                (11) Excellent 

                                  38

                                  Holiday home in Teguise

                                  Lanzarote / Teguise

                                  4 10 7 nights min

                                  • 4 bedrooms
                                  • sleeps 10
                                  • 7 nights min
                                  • Nearest beach 15 km
                                  • Swimming pool
                                  • Child friendly

                                  from £199 / night

                                  £1,454 - £2,665 / week

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                                  Responds fast!
                                  avg. 2 hours 0 minutes

                                  from £199 / night

                                    29

                                    Holiday villa with swimming pool in Acharavi

                                    Corfu / Acharavi

                                    10 25 min stay varies

                                    • 10 bedrooms
                                    • sleeps 25
                                    • min stay varies
                                    • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                    • Nearest beach 0.1 km
                                    • Swimming pool

                                    from £625 / night

                                    £3,965 - £5,531 / week

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                                    from £625 / night

                                    (40) Excellent 

                                      16

                                      Richards Castle holiday barn rental

                                      Ludlow / Richards Castle

                                      1 2 1 night min

                                      • 1 bedroom
                                      • sleeps 2
                                      • 1 night min

                                      from £65 / night

                                      £450 / week

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                                      Responds fast!
                                      avg. 1 hour 10 minutes

                                      from £65 / night

                                      (2) Very Good 

                                        23

                                        Odemira holiday cottage rental

                                        Beja District / Odemira

                                        2 4 min stay varies

                                        • 2 bedrooms
                                        • sleeps 4
                                        • min stay varies
                                        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                        • Nearest beach 28 km
                                        • Swimming pool

                                        from £70 / night

                                        £382 - £1,108 / week

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                                        from £70 / night

                                        (25) Excellent 

                                        Certificate of Excellence

                                          9

                                          Hebden Bridge holiday cottage rental

                                          West Yorkshire / Hebden Bridge

                                          1 2 3 nights min

                                          • 1 bedroom
                                          • sleeps 2
                                          • 3 nights min
                                          • Child friendly
                                          • Car not necessary
                                          • Ask about pets

                                          Certificate of Excellence

                                          from £92 / night

                                          £458 / week

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                                          from £92 / night

                                          (13) Excellent 

                                          Certificate of Excellence

                                            20

                                            Holiday home in Grosebay

                                            Isle of Harris / Grosebay

                                            3 6 min stay varies

                                            • 3 bedrooms
                                            • sleeps 6
                                            • min stay varies
                                            • Nearest beach 13 km
                                            • Child friendly
                                            • Private garden

                                            Certificate of Excellence

                                            from £132 / night

                                            £802 - £859 / week

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                                            Responds fast!
                                            avg. 1 hour 5 minutes

                                            from £132 / night

                                            (7) Very Good 

                                              21

                                              Holiday farmhouse rental

                                              Waterville / Raheen

                                              3 6 7 nights min

                                              • 3 bedrooms
                                              • sleeps 6
                                              • 7 nights min
                                              • Child friendly

                                              from £95 / night

                                              £663 - £1,214 / week

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                                              from £95 / night

                                              (10) Very Good 

                                                38

                                                Holiday apartment in Propriano

                                                Corse-du-Sud / Propriano

                                                1 4 min stay varies

                                                • 1 bedroom
                                                • sleeps 4
                                                • min stay varies
                                                • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                • Nearest beach 0.3 km
                                                • Child friendly

                                                from £55 / night

                                                £377 - £793 / week

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                                                Responds fast!
                                                avg. 3 hours 58 minutes

                                                from £55 / night

                                                (3) Excellent 

                                                  42

                                                  Holiday cottage in Churchill

                                                  Oxfordshire / Churchill

                                                  2 4 3 nights min

                                                  • 2 bedrooms
                                                  • sleeps 4
                                                  • 3 nights min
                                                  • Child friendly
                                                  • Pet friendly
                                                  • Private garden

                                                  from £218 / night

                                                  £1,603 / week

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                                                  from £218 / night

                                                  (35) Excellent 

                                                    18

                                                    Holiday bungalow rental

                                                    County Down / Newcastle

                                                    4 6 min stay varies

                                                    • 4 bedrooms
                                                    • sleeps 6
                                                    • min stay varies
                                                    • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                    • Nearest beach 1 km
                                                    • Child friendly

                                                    from £144 / night

                                                    £916 - £1,031 / week

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                                                    Responds fast!
                                                    avg. 31 minutes

                                                    from £144 / night

                                                    (49) Very Good 

                                                      50

                                                      Holiday chalet in Westward Ho

                                                      Bideford / Westward Ho

                                                      3 6 min stay varies

                                                      • 3 bedrooms
                                                      • sleeps 6
                                                      • min stay varies
                                                      • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                      • Nearest beach 0.1 km
                                                      • Child friendly

                                                      from £70 / night

                                                      £390 - £850 / week

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                                                      Responds fast!
                                                      avg. 54 minutes

                                                      from £70 / night

                                                      (54) Excellent 

                                                        12

                                                        Bourton-on-the-Water holiday cottage let

                                                        Cotswolds / Bourton-on-the-Water

                                                        2 4 min stay varies

                                                        • 2 bedrooms
                                                        • sleeps 4
                                                        • min stay varies
                                                        • Child friendly
                                                        • Car not necessary

                                                        from £125 / night

                                                        £666 - £1,100 / week

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                                                        Responds fast!
                                                        avg. 2 hours 17 minutes

                                                        from £125 / night

                                                        (27) Excellent 

                                                          31

                                                          Holiday cottage in Wootton

                                                          Isle of Wight / Wootton

                                                          2 4 min stay varies

                                                          • 2 bedrooms
                                                          • sleeps 4
                                                          • min stay varies
                                                          • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                          • Nearest beach 1 km
                                                          • Child friendly

                                                          from £140 / night

                                                          £660 - £1,420 / week

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                                                          from £140 / night

                                                          (29) Excellent 

                                                            19

                                                            Holiday lodge in Rowardennan

                                                            Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Rowardennan

                                                            2 6 min stay varies

                                                            • 2 bedrooms
                                                            • sleeps 6
                                                            • min stay varies
                                                            • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                            • Nearest beach 0.2 km
                                                            • Child friendly

                                                            from £112 / night

                                                            £420 - £945 / week

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                                                            Responds fast!
                                                            avg. 19 minutes

                                                            from £112 / night

                                                            (25) Excellent 

                                                              19

                                                              Holiday cottage in Bridge of Dee

                                                              Castle Douglas / Bridge of Dee

                                                              4 8 min stay varies

                                                              • 4 bedrooms
                                                              • sleeps 8
                                                              • min stay varies
                                                              • Nearest beach 18 km
                                                              • Child friendly
                                                              • Private garden

                                                              from £122 / night

                                                              £600 - £1,300 / week

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                                                              Responds fast!
                                                              avg. 2 hours 9 minutes

                                                              from £122 / night

                                                              (5) Excellent 

                                                              Certificate of Excellence

                                                                27

                                                                Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Castlerock

                                                                County Londonderry / Castlerock

                                                                3 6 min stay varies

                                                                • 3 bedrooms
                                                                • sleeps 6
                                                                • min stay varies
                                                                • Child friendly
                                                                • Pet friendly
                                                                • Private garden

                                                                Certificate of Excellence

                                                                from £98 / night

                                                                £682 - £722 / week

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                                                                Responds fast!
                                                                avg. 47 minutes

                                                                from £98 / night

                                                                (12) Excellent 

                                                                Certificate of Excellence

                                                                  34

                                                                  Bude holiday cottage rental

                                                                  Bude-Stratton / Bude

                                                                  2 5 min stay varies

                                                                  • 2 bedrooms
                                                                  • sleeps 5
                                                                  • min stay varies
                                                                  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                  • Child friendly
                                                                  • Pet friendly

                                                                  Certificate of Excellence

                                                                  from £98 / night

                                                                  £528 - £1,329 / week

                                                                  Book View

                                                                  Responds fast!
                                                                  avg. 1 hour 30 minutes

                                                                  from £98 / night

                                                                  (1) Average 

                                                                    15

                                                                    Chaumeil holiday farmhouse rental

                                                                    Correze / Chaumeil

                                                                    4 8 5 nights min

                                                                    • 4 bedrooms
                                                                    • sleeps 8
                                                                    • 5 nights min
                                                                    • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                    • Child friendly
                                                                    • Ask about pets

                                                                    from £109 / night

                                                                    £694 / week

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                                                                    Responds fast!
                                                                    avg. 2 hours 29 minutes

                                                                    from £109 / night

                                                                    (8) Excellent 

                                                                      13

                                                                      Holiday villa in Pano Arodes

                                                                      Paphos District / Pano Arodes

                                                                      4 4 5 nights min

                                                                      • 4 bedrooms
                                                                      • sleeps 4
                                                                      • 5 nights min
                                                                      • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                      • Nearest beach 15 km
                                                                      • Swimming pool

                                                                      from £109 / night

                                                                      £764 / week

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                                                                      from £109 / night

                                                                      (35) Excellent 

                                                                        17

                                                                        Apartment rental in Crail

                                                                        Fife / Crail

                                                                        2 3 min stay varies

                                                                        • 2 bedrooms
                                                                        • sleeps 3
                                                                        • min stay varies
                                                                        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                        • Nearest beach 0.1 km
                                                                        • Child friendly

                                                                        from £72 / night

                                                                        £460 - £650 / week

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                                                                        Responds fast!
                                                                        avg. 26 minutes

                                                                        from £72 / night

                                                                        (28) Excellent 

                                                                        Certificate of Excellence

                                                                          15

                                                                          Holiday cottage in Struan

                                                                          Struan / Eabost

                                                                          2 4 7 nights min

                                                                          • 2 bedrooms
                                                                          • sleeps 4
                                                                          • 7 nights min
                                                                          • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                          • Child friendly
                                                                          • Private garden

                                                                          Certificate of Excellence

                                                                          from £115 / night

                                                                          £802 - £905 / week

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                                                                          from £115 / night

                                                                          (9) Excellent 

                                                                          Certificate of Excellence

                                                                            16

                                                                            Holiday cottage in Keswick

                                                                            Lake District / Keswick

                                                                            2 3 min stay varies

                                                                            • 2 bedrooms
                                                                            • sleeps 3
                                                                            • min stay varies
                                                                            • Child friendly
                                                                            • Private garden

                                                                            Certificate of Excellence

                                                                            from £92 / night

                                                                            £493 - £722 / week

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                                                                            from £92 / night

                                                                              11

                                                                              Ski gite to rent in Gresse-en-Vercors

                                                                              Isere / Gresse-en-Vercors

                                                                              3 14 1 night min

                                                                              • 3 bedrooms
                                                                              • sleeps 14
                                                                              • 1 night min
                                                                              • Nearest beach 20 km
                                                                              • Ski
                                                                              • Child friendly

                                                                              from £80 / night

                                                                              £298 - £3,071 / week

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                                                                              from £80 / night

                                                                              (9) Excellent 

                                                                                12

                                                                                Holiday home in Sanary-sur-Mer

                                                                                Var / Sanary-sur-Mer

                                                                                1 4 3 nights min

                                                                                • 1 bedroom
                                                                                • sleeps 4
                                                                                • 3 nights min
                                                                                • Nearest beach 2 km
                                                                                • Child friendly
                                                                                • Ask about pets

                                                                                from £60 / night

                                                                                £397 - £704 / week

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                                                                                Responds fast!
                                                                                avg. 3 hours 43 minutes

                                                                                from £60 / night

                                                                                (16) Excellent 

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                                                                                  Home rental in Mawgan Porth

                                                                                  Cornwall / Mawgan Porth

                                                                                  3 6 7 nights min

                                                                                  • 3 bedrooms
                                                                                  • sleeps 6
                                                                                  • 7 nights min
                                                                                  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                                  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
                                                                                  • Child friendly

                                                                                  from £122 / night

                                                                                  £850 - £1,500 / week

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                                                                                  Responds fast!
                                                                                  avg. 55 minutes

                                                                                  from £122 / night

                                                                                  Rural retreats (102370)

                                                                                  Escape to the country – book a beautiful rural retreat! Choose from cosy country cottages, exquisitely converted farmhouses and Mediterranean-style fincas bursting with character.



                                                                                  Rural retreats provide the perfect setting for total relaxation. See our holiday cottages in Cornwall, the Cotswolds and the Lake District, or find a cottage with a mesmerising backdrop in Snowdonia or the Scottish Highlands. Further afield, explore the tranquillity and native wildlife in France, Italy or Spain from your own gite or trullo.



                                                                                  Some of our rural retreats come complete with private pools, BBQs, Jacuzzis and real log fires. They make perfect bases for hiking, cycling, fishing, or simply enjoying the peace and fresh air of the great outdoors.