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.
NEW SKI LIFT OPEN DEC 2014 2MINS FROM CHALET TO SAALBACH HINTERGLEMMHaus Hubertus is located 900 metres above sea level, it is 10 mins from Leogang,and the summer monthsare beautiful and can reach 24 degrees but the mountains provide a lovely fresh feel to this heat …see more
While 15.000 travelers were snowed in in Austria, 10 good friends spent 5 days in this fantastic chalet and the surrounding ski areas. The place is very comfortable with central heating, sufficient ho… More
Thank you for the very complimentary review for Haus Hubertus, it's a really great feeling when guests enjoy the chalet and of course the skiing, it will be a pleasure to have you stay again.
“Utterly Fabulous !! - couldn't have wished for a better holiday”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2011
The chalet was fantastic, every other place in this extraordinary oasis is about three to four times the price. Walking distance to bars, restaurants, swimming pools, saunas, go-karting-on-ice, etc. A… More
“A Fab time had by all”
Reviewed 12 Feb 2012
I stayed in this wonderful chalet in the heart of the beautiful mountains that surrounded us for a friends birthday for one week. 4 ladies in total we were there to ski, relax and just enjoy the beaut… More
Nearest beach 25 km; Swimming pool; Suitable for children age 5+;
Nestling amongst two acres of woodland and open countryside and ideally situated between the Lot Valley and Aveyron Gorges, Les Fontaines is the perfect place to relax and unwind. The property has immense character and charm and has been refurbished to the highest of …see more
Pier House is located to a neighboring islands-beaches, mangroove river and Japanese ship wrecks from WWII, on the outskirts of the Island often referred to as one of Coron Busuangas best kept secrets. Quiet, peaceful, and away from Coron towns hectic and noisy style, …see more
This age-old home has been carefully restored and comfortably furnished to provide the visitor with a relaxing holiday in a charming Italian farmhouse. Amidst the olive groves and chestnut trees, and with its own private pool (5 by 10 meters), Casale S. Cristina offers …see more
Our beautiful 17th century longere is open for Bed & Breakfast all year round. Ideally located in a small hamlet, yet only fifteen minutes from the world famous Le Mont St Michel, we provide an ideal base to discover the delights of the local area. All our guest rooms …see more
On a cycling tour of Normandy and France Helen and Steve offered just what we wanted . I couldn't fault the place , from the warm welcome , excellent evening meal and breakfast. Would strongly recomme… More
“High quality residence, very sociable family. An ideal choice!”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2012
From initial booking contact, we had very good response from Helen to any questions or requests.
On arrival we were made to feel welcome and shown the rooms which were to a very high standard, as … More
“Perfect for our long weekend discovering northern Normandy and Brittany”
Reviewed 22 May 2012
La Petite Ferme is a delightful smallholding in a little hamlet only minutes from Pontorson. It's a great location for touring along the northern parts of Britanny and Normandy and was very easy to g… More
Khomba House was designed by a leading young Sri Lankan architect and completed in 2009. With it's wide open spaces and high ceilings it combines the feeling of a cool beach house with a classic Sri Lankan colonial villa. Established in partnership with the neigh …see more
Thank you so very much for such a fantastic stay at Khomba. We had a simply amazing time. Best of all was the sea. It was so relaxing to be able to watch my grandchildren play in the water all day,… More
Reviewed 3 Jan 2014
We had a wonderful time at Khomba House, it was by far the best place to stay in Alankuda, you have created a little piece of paradise there. We were extremely comfortable and I slept like a child, lu… More
Many thanks for your review, delighted to hear you had such a good Christmas and New Year.
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 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
Nearest beach 35 km; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
Penthouse Aurelio is for 8 person, is 90 mq of indoor space and 100 mq outdoor terrace:
• triple room with double bed and single bed
•?Quadruple Room with room king size bed and bunk bed
• Two services with a bathtub another with shower
• Dining room and kitc …see more
“Large apartment, terrific terrace with nice views and very hospitable hosts”
Reviewed 12 Apr 2012
We've stayed in dozens of apartments across Europe with our family (three children, ages 7-12), and this one was definitely a favorite.
Let me get the worst out of the way to start: the apartment'… More
“We are looking forward to our return vacation to Rome.”
Reviewed 13 Jan 2013
Our family enjoyed our stay in Rome. The apartment was clean. I enjoyed breakfast on the balcony. My two children played chase on the balcony while the adults planned the next day. The metro is se… 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
Ski; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
Chalet La Fugue is situated at the heart of Meribel centre. Access is via the escalator from the tourist office and a short walk up a beautiful tree lined snow covered track. The chalet has 6 twin or double bedrooms with some able to accommodate an extra bed if required …see more
“Mike and Ali from Ski Vive made our holiday a success”
Reviewed 10 Feb 2014
From before we arrived, it seemed Mike and Ali were intent on making our holiday a success.
They were excellent hosts to the extent that by the end of the holiday it felt like you had been visiting… More
“Excellent Service and Location”
Reviewed 9 Feb 2014
The chalet is located a small walk from the main drop off area in Meribel. This is great news for apres-ski, any shopping you need to do and those late night excusrions, getting back in the early hour… More
“Holiday of a lifetime, can't wait to return next year.”
Reviewed 26 Dec 2013
Our holiday at Chalet la Fugue was amazing! Mike and Ali were perfect hosts. The chalet was cosy and homely with everything we needed. It is situated right on the piste so that you can ski in and ski … More
The Kipepeo Lodge is a charming and warm resort, built on the South-East coast of Zanzibar, close to a typical African village, Jambiani. It rises on the beach in front of the Indian Ocean and was created with love and fantasy. It is now ready to receive dreamers and tr …see more
Red House Farm is set in 6 acres of meadows where we have ponies, 2 pet Hebridean sheep and ducks and chickens who supply our free range eggs.We offer 1 double bedroom with adjoining private bathroom and 1 twin room with ensuite together with a guests sitting room where …see more
We stayed at this b&b for a couple of nights whilst visiting Aldeburgh (where more family were staying). It was absolutely lovely - very nice room with own bathroom. Plenty of space and very accommo… 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
Apartment Balsamina is a 2 bedroom apartment 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 winter, due to it …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.
Ski; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
This luxury, ski-in, ski-out chalet is offered fully catered (breakfast, afternoon tea & 4-course gourmet dinners) with a professional, restaurant-trained chef & chalet host looking after you during your stay. Chalet Pisteside offers everything you'd expect …see 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
Nearest beach 35 km; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
Panoramic is characteristic for a landscape even more interesting on the green hills of Rome and the dome of St. Peter always table for dinner and benches and chairs and armchairs coffee table and sun beds for relaxing on the terrace, and a full glass wall view of the R …see more
Our experience with living in the Panoramic apartment for 4,5 months is very good. We were welcomed upon arrival by the owner, Flavio, who helped with useful information about the apartment, the neigh… More
Heavenly Homestay has 5 individual , double bedrooms which can be rented separately . You have a choice of double or twin beds, all with en-suite bathroom, air conditioning and wi fi. All rooms have their own private balcony overlooking beautiful spacious garden and …see more
The guys who worked here were over the top service minded. They did everything and a little more. And the best thing is that it wasn't expensive at all. I would definetely stay here again and recommen… More
“Lovely stay, great sleep, slightly expensive”
Reviewed 22 Jun 2014
Set in lovely grounds with a little pool, we found it so so relaxing. The bed was so comfy we slept the best we've slept our whole time in Indonesia! (And we've been here for 2 months). It is close to… More
Thank you for your review, it really helps our business.
Ski; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
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
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
The B&B and the apartments are located in the center of Mandello del Lario in a Lombard banister house of XVIII century. The structure consists of 2 housing units with a common large courtyard. We offer 3 comfortable rooms with private entrance and equipped with bathro …see more
Casa 3Our most luxurious bungalow, ideally suited for bigger families or couples who love to have a nice space. Consists of a large kitchen with dishwasher,oven,microwave, living room with DVD,TV,radio with cd and MP3 connection, bathroom with large shower, 2 double bed …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
Main descriptionLocated in Nerano, Casale Villarena is located in the more exclusive and more relaxing section of the Sorrento Coast that is rarely seen by visitors and guests. Although it is only a few kilometers from Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast, Nerano is worlds aw …see more
Catered chalet Solneige is located next to the beautiful alpine village of Vaujany, directly connected with the snow secure Alpe d'Huez ski area, which combines the charm of a real mountain village with modern, up-to-date facilities.
Staying in one of the most beautif …see more
The Villa Clémentine is located just two minutes' walk from Golf and five minutes from the marina. The villa has easy access to all amenities and many excellent restaurants for eating out.The villa benefits its own private pool,10 x 5 meters, in a park planted with tro …see more
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
We offer three Bed and Breakfast rooms. Two two persons rooms, Thym and Romarin, and a family room called Lavender. All rooms have ancient floors, high ceilings, casements with shutters and splendid views. Thym and Romarin have everyone a their own shower and toilet. Th …see more
Nearest beach 2 km; Ski; Ask owner if suitable for children;
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
Holidays in Puglia, an exceptionally captivating region of beautiful Italy, evoke dreams of turquoise seas, chalky cliffs, charming Trulli dwellings, a delightful local cuisine rich in seafood and fresh produce, and an historic past with an abundance of architecture and …see more
Villa Storica is an elegant holiday residence. The property has been completely renovated but the owners have retained and respected its historical roots, whilst at the same time offering guests all the amenities and services of a modern structure.
Inside there is a li …see 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
Child friendly ; Car advised; Ask about pets;
With an excellent location at the northern end of Nuwara Eliya town overlooking the century-old golf course, the misty mountains and Single Tree Hill, Brockenhurst is in a wonderfully peaceful part of town. This excellently-maintained fully-restored century old property …see more
The villa, with secluded swimming pool is set on 200 hectares of nature reserve amongst beautiful fynbos and has superb sea and mountain views. The property borders the Cape nature reserve and long unspoilt, wild beaches. beaches The villa is fully furnished and servic …see more
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
Located on the coastal road overlooking the ocean, the Villa is surrounded by beautiful gardens and boasts a large pool that is never crowded. The villa is approximately 20 minutes walk to the lovely village of El Medano.The 4 rooms inside the villa, reached through a s …see more
This property does exactly what it says on the tin. The owners could not have been more helpful and every query/request was met with a cheerful response.
We used it as a B&B before catching a flight … More
“A real find in El Medano!”
Reviewed 23 Dec 2012
We were so delighted to have found this gem in El Medano. Our stay, albeit only 3 nights, was made even more perfect by the fact that we were upgraded to a villa on arrival - complete with hammock an… More
Nearest beach 35 km; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
Penthouse Romantic are our flagship, a very spacious penthouse 160 square meters of interior space and 130 sqm terrace, can accommodate up to 12 people:• Two Quadruple Room with room king size bed and bunk bed • One huge living room/bedroom ( depend for requirement …see more
Eight of us spent six wonderful days at this apartment. The apartment is spacious and has great beds. Everything lived up to our expectations and their hospitality, including breakfast items, was app… More
Child friendly ; Car not necessary; Air conditioning;
INCLUDED in RENTAL PRICE
• Enjoyment of the whole Riad (air conditionning)
• Porter Service in Medina
• Oriental Sweets, mineral water in bedrooms upon arrival
• Gourmet Breakfast
• Computer available, WIFI in all house
• Use of washing machine
• Service o …see more
Dar Eva is a great success, the house is splendid. Hello to Nadia, always smiling and helpful. Was very nice!… More
Reviewed 21 Nov 2011
you can't imagine how is fantastic Dar Eva, it's one of the most wondrful place I've ever been in my life. It's True, nothing Touristic, you can improve the quality of your trip in Fes.
“Un beau séjour”
Reviewed 8 Jun 2013
Un beau séjour
Le riad de dar Eva donne tout de suite une impression merveilleuse dès l’entrée ! C’est plus spacieux et plus sophistiqué que les photos laisse supposer, avec de magnifiques pe… More
Nb: This listing is for FULL CHALET LETS ONLY. Please see "Bed+Breakfast bookings only " for individual nightly room bookings for 1-2 people, with breakfast.
Chalet Sérénité is situated in the centre of the friendly Haute Savoie village of Thollon Les Memises locate …see more