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.
PENDOLINO ROOM (2+1 beds) Pendolino was once the place in the Fattoria in which grapes were dried to make Vinsanto wine. Today, after careful renovations, it has become a quaint and confortable room. It is 25 square meters and situated on the first floor of the Fattoria …see more
Newly renovated, rustic and luxurious 17th century farmhouse chalet sleeps 14Chalet Pomet offers a charming place to stay and unwind on your holiday. Recently renovated to a high standard offering 6 en-suite bedrooms sleeping up to 14 guests. We have 3 large en-suite be …see more
“Breathtakingly Beautiful area with Amazingly Vast Accommodation”
Reviewed 30 Oct 2011
We had heard good things about Chalet Pomet from other visitors, but it still took us by surprise! Much much larger than we had anticipated, and beautifully furnished. Added attraction for me was th… More
Since Escrigas has a big capacity and we like offering the best commodity and exclusivity, we rent the house with chef service. The house has a very special Aga Kitchen where our chef will be cooking only for you our traditional dishes. We want you to discover our delic …see more
Stayed at this fantastic place for 2 weeks with a large group (6 families in total). Everything was fantastic, the house and the surroundings. The house seemed to have everything we needed, for both… More
Thank you loads for the review! Looking forward receiving you at some other point or maybe visiting you in Iceland! =) Best wishes
Lovely apartment with a big terrace south oriented with table and chairs with views to the Gándara River and the Soba Mountains. It has been decorated in a unique rustic style. This apartment count a spacious living room , a beautiful fully equipped kitchen and 1 bathr …see more
The residence is located on the heights of l Anse des Rochers so allowing an astonishing view on ocean and the surrounding islands. The Residence of Islands, at the heart of a residential area, will charm you by its elegance, its peace of mind and its discretion. Only …see more
This is a wonderful place to relax enjoying the tranquil countryside looking from the terrace down into the valley, the olives groves and the lake. Spacious and comfortable, this holiday home features 2 quadruple rooms and 1 double room, a well-equipped modern kitchen, …see more
Hotel La Palapa EcoLodge Resort, is surrounded by tropical gardens is located in a virgin Tropical Rainforest, with 149 Acres - 60.5 Hectares of land, in the Central Pacific Coast of Portalon in Costa Rica, offering an incredible wildlife variety of fauna and flora. A p …see more
La Villa Eglantine is located just two km from center town and the marina, villa has easy access to all amenities and many excellent restaurants for eating out.The villa benefits from its own private pool 6 x 3 meters, in a garden planted with tropical species. Its exo …see more
2 bedroom apartment with terrace, barbecue and wonderful views over the Adriatic sea. Brand new and beautifully redecorated, the apartment has wi-fi, air-con, satelite tv, and telephone. Nestled in the heart of the village with restaurants, bars, supermarkets, and a pos …see more
One of the best place to meet friends and enjoy untouched fantastic nature.
We stay here for two weeks and this vacation we will never forget.
For all people who looks for a silent place and friendl… More
Originally built c1750, The Fron was renovated to an exceptionally high standard in 2007. It retains many of its original features such as oak beams and there are seasoned solid wooden floors throughout the light and spacious, open-plan lounge and dining area giving acc …see more
This place really does have the "wow" factor. Driving up the hill to the Fron you won't be disappointed. Sauna, hot tub, log burner, BBQ, widescreen TV - there is a feeling of luxury in this renovated… More
Many thanks for your lovely review. However I just want to clarify that the "summer house" is called Lily Pond Lodge, which sleeps 2, and has to be booked separately to The Fron. It is not automatically included in a booking for the main house - Many thanks
“beautiful cottage in stunning location”
Reviewed 23 Feb 2014
lovely barn conversion cottage, with all the amenities which make it a home from home.
Very clean and spacious. Ideal location for a getaway break with stunning scenery from every window and the hot… More
“Beautiful house, well equipped, glorious views, especially from the hot tub, the most perfect week”
Reviewed 13 Nov 2013
We really enjoyed our stay at The Fron last week. We had a great holiday, and will return to the house and area in the near future.
The house was ideal for two families. We were very impressed with h… More
APARTMENT "FRANTOIO" (4+1) is roughly 80 square metres (bedding 4 + 1 guests) and is situated on the first floor of the Fattoria buiding. The interior design is in typical Tuscan style, and includes carefully selected early 20th century furniture. The apartmen …see more
Traditional French Farmhouse in South West France for 2 to 4 guests on a B&B basis in a calm and tranquil village offering peaceful picturesque landscape to provide peace and clear your mind & allow you to connect with your inner self a relaxing place perfect for walk …see more
I really enjoyed staying at this farmhouse just outside a tiny hamlet in a very rural area of France. The views of the Pyrenees arer stunning and I found Paul and Asha to be very caring hosts. I spent… More
Chalet Cairn – Our new catered ski chalet, is something a little bit special, based on the boundary of the Vanoise National Park in Nancroix, for both Winter and Summer.If you tick list for your ski holiday includes: outdoor hot tub, sauna, heated boot room, ski hire …see more
“Great friendly comfortable and inexpensive chalet holiday”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2014
We took the chalet as a whole and all 15 of the group were extremely pleased with the level of service, quality of food and general standard of the accommodation. We will certainly be using the chalet… More
“Great Chalet, Great Location, Great Food, Great people”
Reviewed 28 Mar 2014
What can I say, I had a great time in this really good ski chalet. I have stayed in a few chalets now and this by far is the best. Food was fantastic more than enough and wine a drinks were flowing. T… More
“Great Food, Amazing Hosts, perfect place to stay”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2013
The resort has access to some great skiing. But for me it’s the hole holiday that makes me want to go back to resorts.
The Chalet is not a typical holiday Chalet, you can see Sarah personal atte… More
B&B suites available with 1, 2 or 3 rooms La Grande Maison is situated in three acres of wooded grounds that lead down to the river Dive. Perfectly situated for exploring the Loire Valley. We have the Bike Barn for storage of cycles or if you don't want to brin …see more
The Picasso apartment consists of the Picasso studio bedroom with pull-down Murphy bed that has a king-size fully sprung mattress. It has a well equipped kitchen area and en-suite bath/shower room +WC. The Gauguin bedroom is included with king-size bed and en-suite sho …see more
Lovely new quality chalet based in the family resort of Morillon, close to pistes, log fire, only one hour from Geneva airportNew for Winter 2014 Sauna, Gym and wet room as well as our luxury Hottub!!!This ski chalet is ideally situated for access to the slopes and vill …see more
NEW- We now have free fast unlimited WIFI. Hunters Chase Cottage is a renovated self-catering detached property including brand new kitchen, bathroom, furniture throughout and finished to a high standard. Enjoying mountain views from the lounge and located just 800 yard …see more
A cosy little bungalow with absolutely everything you could need for a comfortable stay. Everything is provided and a little welcome pack awaits you as well. The Location is also very good with a shor… More
“Perfect location in quiet area, ideal base for exploring North Wales”
Reviewed 19 Oct 2014
This is in am excellent location within walking distance of the bay, and an ideal base for exploring Anglesey and North Wales. There are many places to choose from for a meal, some within walking dist… More
“Beautiful family cottage. Suitable for all ages and families.”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2014
Booked the cottage at very short notice but owners so helpful and accommodating. Needed some assistance by telephone on first evening and this was helpfully received. Location was perfect for our requ… More
Serenity Lodge is a luxurious well appointed six bedroom villa ideally situated on the sea in Sri Thanu on the north west coast of Koh Phangan, one of the few remaining unspoilt islands in Thailand. The house has a fabulous elevated 10mtr x 10mtr open plan lounge/dining …see more
A perfect location in a quiet New Forest village between Lymington and Beaulieu, ideal for walkers, cyclists or anyone looking for some peace and quiet. It's only a two minute walk into the forest, as well as being ideally placed for visiting Beaulieu, Lymington and the …see more
We had a lovely couple of days at Defoe House as our first proper holiday with our 11 month old baby. It's tucked away in the gardens of a pretty house which is also tucked away in a quiet village, a… More
Reviewed 12 Jul 2013
Myself, wife and 18 month old daughter stayed here for two nights and had a wonderful stay. We came down to visit Peppa pig world and stayed at Defoe House for a great little trip.
Vanessa cannot do… More
“A memorable stay, cosy cottage, lovely location”
Reviewed 19 May 2013
My partner and I have just returned from a 2 night stay with our daughter who turned 2 during our stay. Vanessa and her family made all of us feel very welcome and we would like to extend a warm than… More
Thank you for your review,it was lovely meeting you all last weekend too!.
The house is in a panoramic position above the bay of Manerba del Garda, in the centre of the town, near services such as bakery, a butcher shop, supermarket, and news-stand. It has a kidney-shaped swimming pool (open from April to September) with loungers, a sun terra …see more
Casa Roja is located in the coastal countryside of the charming village of Aguilas in the Southeastern province of Murcia. Here you´ll find the best of both worlds - the peace and quiet of the countryside, yet just a few minutes drive to the sea. Many of our guests hav …see more
Features luxury living room and bedrooms including 5 bathrooms with jacuzzi baths, roaring log fire, sun terrace, satellite TV, broadband Internet, pool table, heated boot racks, Sonos Hi-fi, Internet radio and antique Savoyard ornaments.Prices start at only £1,00 …see more
Holiday home Balsamina is a 2 bedroom apartment on the ground floor with a fully equipped kitchen, bathroom, sitting and dining area and woodstove. It has it's own spacious terrace overlooking the river. The apartment is nice and cool in summer and comfortable warm in w …see more
The views were simply breathtaking over the river. Many mornings and evenings spent on the private balcony just watching the birds and a few locals fishing. There was no one else, very peaceful. The r… More
Hi Kat, thank you very much for your review! It was a pleasure to host you.
LocationCentrally situated - 3 m from the sea and 40 m from the beachComfortable Aparthotel Tamarix is situated in a fishing village Vinjerac (Zadar) in an oasis of peace and relaxation. It is located 2 meters from the sea and 50 meters from the beach. The rooms …see more
Built in 2007, Villa Victorine has everything you need for an excellent West Indies holiday under the sun. You will enjoy the choice of tones in Villa Victorine. It is located just two minutes' walk from Golf. Yet only five minutes from the marina, villa has easy …see more
Skivillaroger is a beautiful 4 bedroomed Chalet with OUTDOOR HOT TUB in a fantastic location for a Summer or Winter Holiday!
With stunning scenery and views the Chalet is situated in the beautiful Alpine Village of Le Loissel, Villaroger , Les Arcs. Close to all amen …see more
Beautiful property nestled in the green Tuscan hills, 3 km from the city of Arezzo and an hour's drive from Florence, Siena and Perugia. The apartment is ideal for a family that wants to spend the holidays in peace and relaxation, in fact there are a swimming pool …see more
The property is located down a very quiet track in the village of Antria about 5 kms from Arezzo with views over lush woodland and valley. The appartment is one of 5 in a converted farmhouse setting.… More
The Château du Bourbet is steeped in history, dating back to the 15th Century and beyond, from its origins as a Templar fortress to its forced occupation by the German Army and partial demolition at the end of the Second World War. Now lovingly renovated, the Château …see more
At the pool are sunbeds and umbrellas with a table and power for your laptop. The infinity pool is 56m2 large. From the gate at the garden you have access to the beach. Dolphins pass by almost every day.The staff cooks one hot meal a day for you. Just let them know one …see more
We spent more than 2 weeks at Lumba Lumba in September/October my friend Karin and I. We had a great time, from the terrace we watched dolphins swim by, a spectacular experience. The Villa was very co… More
Top quality 200 sqm log cabin is located at slopes of the Finlands biggest most popular ski-resort and round-the-year activity resort Levi, just 10 minutes taxi from Kittilä airport. Quiet and peaceful location in heart of Lappland's nature, yet only 10 minutes fr …see more
Villa Ombak is a little jewel, a Balinese style house with a lovely terrace with ocean view, situated amidst the green gardens. Here you can experience that the sound of the ocean waves, the frogs and the birds are all part of soul music.
Villa Ombak is part of our sma …see more
The Fattoria I Ricci, an ancient 17th century estate situated on the lush Tuscan hills set against the backdrop of the spectacular Apennines, offers its guests the opportunity to relax in a thoroughly natural environment and not only provides the perfect place to spend …see more
La Terrasse' is a small and friendly, owner-run property, ideally situated just one hour by road from Geneva airport, on the sunny slopes of the strikingly beautiful upper Giffre valley. Directly opposite are Morillon, 5 minutes, and Samoens, 10 minutes, which link easi …see more
For those who enjoy a wonderful holiday in the green of nature, among olive trees and all kinds of vegetation, this is the place! In the most beautiful countryside of Salento, where huge, fabulous beaches, a magnificent beach and a hot sun are the masters. . . Our featu …see more
First have a look at Saleh's wadirumtours web-site (via the link at the bottom of this page) -- you will see why Wadi Rum is one of the most special locations in the world!! Then reorganise your visit to Jordan so you can stay overnight after a memorable day touri …see more
“Very personalized and authentic experience - we loved it!”
Reviewed 25 Nov 2012
We stayed 3 days with Attic and his brother, in their beautiful camp in the Wadi Rum desert. The camp is remote. It was only us the first two nights. We could sleep under the stars or in cabins as we … More
“A truly beautiful experience in every way.”
Reviewed 10 Oct 2012
I found out about the tour of Wadi Rum with WadRum tours from a site belonging to Tudor Lomas who has had many years experience of Jordan and writes beautifully about the country. He recommended Sal… More
“If you do one thing for your children let it be this!”
Reviewed 2 Mar 2012
We travel a lot with our three children (12, 7,4) and they get to see lots of interesting things. There highest praise is usually that they are going to bring their children here some day. Well after… More
Set in a quiet location only 5 minutes walk away from the busy (and at times noisy) centre of the village of Axat (one minute by car) this lovely old house has wonderful views from all rooms, a large private garden and has been completly restored with style. The terrac …see more
PureChalets specialise in offering fully catered ski & snowboarding holidays in the charming alpine village of Samoens. We also offer a range of catering options in the Summer. The company is privately run and owned by Andy & Liz. We have created a warm atmosphe …see more
We had a wonderful stay here. The chalet is very roomy clean and bright. Only problem was not having access to a washing machine during the summer break( there were 6 of us), otherwise superb. Loved t… More
Villa Turquoise is located on the East coast of Zanzibar just outside the peaceful village Matemwe. The house has been designed to ensure optimal guests satisfaction. The owners stay in the house every three months and have brought the level of comfort, luxury and servi …see more
We vacationed here with friends from mainland Tanzania as well as friends from Australia who have literally traveled the world.I cant say enough about the house itself. Every room is a delight, ours w… More
“Even better than expected !”
Reviewed 8 Jan 2013
Everything was just perfect!
We spent a great time with my family (14 people)
House very comfortable, staff efficient and friendly, amazing view, an oasis in Zanzibar !
Hope to come back very… More
“Great place for Extended Family”
Reviewed 2 Dec 2011
We stayed with our parents and teens in this fabulous house post safari. It is a very beautiful and comfortable estate with a wonderful staff that ensures you haven't a thing to do but enjoy it. The… More
Chalet de la Vanoise is a gorgeous family-run, catered chalet in the winter and is open all year round. It has a Hot Tub, Sauna and lots of extras including ski boot drier/warmers. It is a wonderfully equipped chalet thoughtfully set out over 5 levels. There are 7 bedro …see more
This is NOT a holiday let but a bed and breakfast establishment and rooms are let out on a price per night or price per week basis. Situated in the historic Psematismenos village, 4 rooms at this idyllic property are available on a bed and breakfast basis.
Set on the e …see more