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93,893 Holiday homes

(81) Excellent 

    34

    Oban holiday apartment rental

    Argyll and Bute / Oban

    2 4 3 nights min

    • 2 bedrooms
    • sleeps 4
    • 3 nights min
    • Nearest beach 4 km
    • Child friendly
    • Car not necessary

    from £79 / night

    £335 - £675 / week

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    avg. 1 hour 40 minutes

    from £79 / night

    (8) Very Good 

      14

      Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Newport -Trefdraeth

      Pembrokeshire / Newport

      3 6 min stay varies

      • 3 bedrooms
      • sleeps 6
      • min stay varies
      • Beach / lakeside relaxation
      • Nearest beach 0 km
      • Child friendly

      from £139 / night

      £410 - £910 / week

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      avg. 3 hours 55 minutes

      from £139 / night

      (4) Very Good 

        21

        Carmel, Wales holiday barn rental

        Caernarfon / Carmel, Wales

        3 6 1 night min

        • 3 bedrooms
        • sleeps 6
        • 1 night min
        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
        • Nearest beach 3 km
        • Child friendly

        from £98 / night

        £682 / week

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        from £98 / night

          12

          Holiday cottage in Kilcar

          County Donegal / Kilcar

          3 6 7 nights min

          • 3 bedrooms
          • sleeps 6
          • 7 nights min
          • Beach / lakeside relaxation
          • Child friendly

          from £123 / night

          £856 / week

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          from £123 / night

          (1) Very Good 

            12

            Ski condo to rent in Herborn

            Hesse / Herborn

            3 7 3 nights min

            • 3 bedrooms
            • sleeps 7
            • 3 nights min
            • Ski
            • Child friendly
            • Private garden

            from £41 / night

            £268 - £797 / week

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            from £41 / night

            (16) Excellent 

              34

              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 £158 / night

              £1,100 - £1,400 / week

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              avg. 54 minutes

              from £158 / 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 £190 / night

                £800 - £1,150 / week

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                from £190 / night

                (57) Excellent 

                  23

                  Holiday cottage in Portree

                  Isle of Skye / Portree

                  3 6 min stay varies

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

                  from £150 / night

                  £700 - £1,200 / week

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                  avg. 52 minutes

                  from £150 / night

                  (46) Excellent 

                    23

                    Holiday home in Lymington

                    New Forest / Lymington

                    4 8 min stay varies

                    • 4 bedrooms
                    • sleeps 8
                    • min stay varies
                    • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                    • Nearest beach 5 km
                    • Child friendly

                    from £250 / night

                    £1,250 - £1,900 / week

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                    from £250 / night

                    (19) Excellent 

                      27

                      Holiday home in Salen

                      Ardnamurchan Peninsula / Salen

                      2 4 7 nights min

                      • 2 bedrooms
                      • sleeps 4
                      • 7 nights min
                      • Nearest beach 7 km
                      • Child friendly
                      • Private garden

                      from £68 / night

                      £475 - £775 / week

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                      avg. 33 minutes

                      from £68 / night

                      (2) Excellent 

                        29

                        Holiday apartment with shared pool in Nideggen

                        North Rhine-Westphalia / Nideggen

                        2 6 3 nights min

                        • 2 bedrooms
                        • sleeps 6
                        • 3 nights min
                        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                        • Nearest beach 15 km
                        • Swimming pool

                        from £97 / night

                        £677 / week

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                        avg. 2 hours 5 minutes

                        from £97 / night

                        (40) Excellent 

                          29

                          Beamish holiday home rental

                          Durham / Beamish

                          2 4 7 nights min

                          • 2 bedrooms
                          • sleeps 4
                          • 7 nights min
                          • Nearest beach 30 km
                          • Private garden

                          from £99 / night

                          £690 - £890 / week

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                          avg. 3 hours 18 minutes

                          from £99 / 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 £635 / night

                            £4,029 - £5,620 / week

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                            from £635 / night

                            (8) 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

                              (29) Excellent 

                                26

                                Ski home to rent in High Burnside

                                Aviemore / High Burnside

                                3 6 min stay varies

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

                                from £149 / night

                                £790 - £1,031 / week

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                                Responds fast!
                                avg. 1 hour 29 minutes

                                from £149 / night

                                (9) Very Good 

                                  28

                                  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 £56 / night

                                  £383 - £867 / week

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                                  from £56 / night

                                  (91) Excellent 

                                    21

                                    Holiday townhouse rental

                                    Suffolk / Southwold

                                    6 15 min stay varies

                                    • 6 bedrooms
                                    • sleeps 15
                                    • min stay varies
                                    • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                    • Child friendly
                                    • Air conditioning

                                    from £250 / night

                                    £1,500 - £4,250 / week

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                                    Responds fast!
                                    avg. 24 minutes

                                    from £250 / night

                                    (40) 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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                                      Responds fast!
                                      avg. 2 hours 7 minutes

                                      from £95 / night

                                      (7) Very Good 

                                        5

                                        Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Colvend

                                        Colvend / Colvend Dalbeattie

                                        1 2 4 nights min

                                        • 1 bedroom
                                        • sleeps 2
                                        • 4 nights min
                                        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                        • Swimming pool
                                        • Ask owner if suitable for children

                                        from £52 / night

                                        £361 / week

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                                        from £52 / night

                                        (36) Excellent 

                                          16

                                          Holiday home in Weymouth

                                          Dorset / Weymouth

                                          4 8 min stay varies

                                          • 4 bedrooms
                                          • sleeps 8
                                          • min stay varies
                                          • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                          • Child friendly
                                          • Private garden

                                          from £130 / night

                                          £760 - £1,470 / week

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                                          avg. 1 hour 57 minutes

                                          from £130 / night

                                            17

                                            Holiday guest house in Brinon-sur-Sauldre

                                            Cher / Brinon-sur-Sauldre

                                            5 4 1 night min

                                            • 5 bedrooms
                                            • sleeps 4
                                            • 1 night min
                                            • Child friendly
                                            • Ask about pets

                                            from £62 / night

                                            £430 / week

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                                            Responds fast!
                                            avg. 3 hours 2 minutes

                                            from £62 / 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 £161 / night

                                              £802 - £859 / week

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                                              Responds fast!
                                              avg. 1 hour 13 minutes

                                              from £161 / 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

                                                (2) Average 

                                                  32

                                                  Holiday farmhouse with swimming pool in Pontos

                                                  Province of Girona / Pontos

                                                  6 21 min stay varies

                                                  • 6 bedrooms
                                                  • sleeps 21
                                                  • min stay varies
                                                  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                  • Nearest beach 20 km
                                                  • Swimming pool

                                                  from £262 / night

                                                  £1,108 - £2,850 / week

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                                                  from £262 / night

                                                  (1) Excellent 

                                                    3

                                                    Holiday bungalow in Harkerville

                                                    Plettenberg Bay / Harkerville

                                                    4 7 2 nights min

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

                                                    from £102 / night

                                                    £639 / week

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                                                    from £102 / night

                                                    (8) Excellent 

                                                      36

                                                      Cottage rental in Pentraeth

                                                      Anglesey / Pentraeth

                                                      3 6 min stay varies

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

                                                      from £120 / night

                                                      £700 - £995 / week

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                                                      avg. 14 minutes

                                                      from £120 / night

                                                        4

                                                        Farmhouse rental in Woudenberg

                                                        Utrecht Province / Woudenberg

                                                        2 4 1 night min

                                                        • 2 bedrooms
                                                        • sleeps 4
                                                        • 1 night min
                                                        • Nearest beach 81 km
                                                        • Child friendly
                                                        • Private garden

                                                        from £106 / night

                                                        £741 / week

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                                                        from £106 / night

                                                        (59) Very Good 

                                                          10

                                                          Holiday cottage in Winchcombe

                                                          Cotswolds / Winchcombe

                                                          1 2 min stay varies

                                                          • 1 bedroom
                                                          • sleeps 2
                                                          • min stay varies

                                                          from £60 / night

                                                          £450 - £700 / week

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                                                          Responds fast!
                                                          avg. 2 hours 32 minutes

                                                          from £60 / night

                                                          (1) Excellent 

                                                            14

                                                            Holiday home in Houffalize

                                                            Luxembourg Province / Houffalize

                                                            4 14 2 nights min

                                                            • 4 bedrooms
                                                            • sleeps 14
                                                            • 2 nights min
                                                            • Child friendly
                                                            • Pet friendly
                                                            • Private garden

                                                            from £192 / night

                                                            £836 / week

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                                                            from £192 / night

                                                            (1) Excellent 

                                                              33

                                                              Boliqueime holiday villa rental

                                                              Faro District / Boliqueime

                                                              4 8 min stay varies

                                                              • 4 bedrooms
                                                              • sleeps 8
                                                              • min stay varies
                                                              • Child friendly
                                                              • Pet friendly

                                                              from £164 / night

                                                              £1,144 - £2,463 / week

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                                                              Responds fast!
                                                              avg. 2 hours 31 minutes

                                                              from £164 / night

                                                                9

                                                                Monguilhem holiday b&b rental

                                                                Gers / Monguilhem

                                                                4 12 1 night min

                                                                • 4 bedrooms
                                                                • sleeps 12
                                                                • 1 night min
                                                                • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                • Child friendly
                                                                • Pet friendly

                                                                from £71 / night

                                                                £454 - £2,921 / week

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                                                                from £71 / night

                                                                  11

                                                                  Holiday apartment in Patrimonio

                                                                  Haute-Corse / Patrimonio

                                                                  3 7 min stay varies

                                                                  • 3 bedrooms
                                                                  • sleeps 7
                                                                  • min stay varies
                                                                  • Child friendly
                                                                  • Air conditioning

                                                                  from £151 / night

                                                                  £1,058 / week

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                                                                  Responds fast!
                                                                  avg. 1 hour 47 minutes

                                                                  from £151 / night

                                                                  (13) Excellent 

                                                                    26

                                                                    Holiday villa with swimming pool in Arillas

                                                                    Corfu / Arillas

                                                                    4 10 7 nights min

                                                                    • 4 bedrooms
                                                                    • sleeps 10
                                                                    • 7 nights min
                                                                    • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                    • Swimming pool
                                                                    • Child friendly

                                                                    from £215 / night

                                                                    £1,500 - £4,500 / week

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                                                                    from £215 / 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 £203 / night

                                                                      £1,478 - £2,709 / week

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                                                                      Responds fast!
                                                                      avg. 2 hours 14 minutes

                                                                      from £203 / night

                                                                      (14) Very Good 

                                                                        31

                                                                        Villa rental in Latchi with swimming pool

                                                                        Paphos District / Latchi

                                                                        3 6 min stay varies

                                                                        • 3 bedrooms
                                                                        • sleeps 6
                                                                        • min stay varies
                                                                        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                        • Nearest beach 3 km
                                                                        • Swimming pool

                                                                        from £70 / night

                                                                        £490 / week

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                                                                        Responds fast!
                                                                        avg. 1 hour 3 minutes

                                                                        from £70 / night

                                                                        (5) Excellent 

                                                                          14

                                                                          Holiday apartment in Cerbere

                                                                          Pyrenees-Orientales / Cerbere

                                                                          1 4 min stay varies

                                                                          • 1 bedroom
                                                                          • sleeps 4
                                                                          • min stay varies
                                                                          • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                          • Child friendly
                                                                          • Air conditioning

                                                                          from £76 / night

                                                                          £554 - £756 / week

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                                                                          Responds fast!
                                                                          avg. 2 hours 37 minutes

                                                                          from £76 / night

                                                                          (48) Excellent 

                                                                            14

                                                                            Holiday cottage in Milton Under Wychwood

                                                                            Burford / Milton Under Wychwood

                                                                            3 5 min stay varies

                                                                            • 3 bedrooms
                                                                            • sleeps 5
                                                                            • min stay varies
                                                                            • Child friendly
                                                                            • Private garden

                                                                            from £170 / night

                                                                            £681 - £896 / week

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                                                                            from £170 / 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 £105 / night

                                                                              £420 - £945 / week

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                                                                              Responds fast!
                                                                              avg. 8 minutes

                                                                              from £105 / night

                                                                              (2) Excellent 

                                                                                10

                                                                                Home rental in Tombeboeuf with swimming pool

                                                                                Lot-et-Garonne / Tombeboeuf

                                                                                4 13 1 night min

                                                                                • 4 bedrooms
                                                                                • sleeps 13
                                                                                • 1 night min
                                                                                • Nearest beach 80 km
                                                                                • Swimming pool
                                                                                • Child friendly

                                                                                from £232 / night

                                                                                £806 - £1,969 / week

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                                                                                Responds fast!
                                                                                avg. 2 hours 33 minutes

                                                                                from £232 / night

                                                                                (58) Excellent 

                                                                                  43

                                                                                  Barmouth holiday cottage let

                                                                                  Gwynedd / Barmouth

                                                                                  3 5 min stay varies

                                                                                  • 3 bedrooms
                                                                                  • sleeps 5
                                                                                  • min stay varies
                                                                                  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                                  • Child friendly
                                                                                  • Car not necessary

                                                                                  from £82 / night

                                                                                  £555 - £1,155 / week

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                                                                                  Responds fast!
                                                                                  avg. 1 hour 25 minutes

                                                                                  from £82 / night

                                                                                  Rural retreats (93893)

                                                                                  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.