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.
“fantastic holiday” me and my partner stopped here and was amazed how nice the apartment was. had everything you could ask for, love the area loads to do. we walked into st ives via the coastal path which was relaxing. weather was on our side apart fro
Second visit and there will be a third. This apartment is gorgeous and so well equipped. The welcome pack is immense. The location is superb. I would not stay anywhere else. 5 stars is not enough.… More
Thank you we really appreciate you taking the time to give us a review & of course great to hear that you will be back again!
“Perfect holiday home in an excellent location”
Reviewed 20 Jun 2016
We could not have wished for a better apartment. Everything was as we would have it in our own home. Clean, comfortable, well furnished and appointed. A lovely welcome basket greeted us with a cream t… More
“Beautiful apartment in a splendid location”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2016
Arrived by train from London into Carbis Bay and was extremely happy about the very short walk to Seaview, 1 minute!! We loved the comfortable beds, the layout of the apartment and the beautifully dec… More
“Authentic, spacious, clean apartment with a view” We stayed here in September and really enjoyed our time here. Praiano was the perfect location for us, much quieter and more authentic than the larger towns of Positano and Amalfi. The apartment was of
“Quality apartment” Stayed in this lovely apartment for one week. So comfortable and spacious, spotlessly clean with everything you could want provided. The bathrooms were huge with lashings of hot water , the kitchen was well equipped and also spotl
“Everything you need and more for a perfect holiday”
Reviewed 5 May 2012
I have just returned from the most wonderful holiday at El Mirador,The coast road from Malaga airport is a great road to travel upon the views are superb,it is a very straight forward journey to the a… More
It is feedback like this that makes letting out our apartment really worthwhile. We love it there and are happy to share the sun, views and tranquility with others. We are pleased our guests also love it.
“The best holiday apartment i've ever stayed in - can't wait to return!”
Reviewed 29 Feb 2012
We stayed at El Mirador in the summer and were initially
attracted to book by the photos of the interior and the views. When we got
there we were not disappointed and if anything it was better than … More
We are really pleased our guests enjoyed our apartment. We spent a lot of time furnishing it to a luxurious standard and we chose the location for the views and the fact it was only a few minutes from the sandy beach. We look forward to to welcoming our guests back again.
“Excellent holiday apartments”
Reviewed 1 Feb 2012
Rented apartments for 9 days with friends. Were completely satisfied! The apartment has everything you need for quality rest. Everything as in the photographs.
Two things that are not liked:
1) th… More
Wifi is available at the apartment and at the time this meant logging on to the local provider and setting up a temporary account. Feedback from guests has resulted in us installing a permanent free connection that guests can now use.
“A very comfortable apartment” We are a family with 3 children. This apartment was perfect for us with enough space inside and outside. It has very tasteful furnitures and colours, it has real harmony. It has a big, comfortable terrace with view. The a
We enjoyed our stay in this quiet and cosy apartment, conveniently located just above beautiful lake. Walking distance from shops, restaurants, as well as from slopes with ski-lift. Nice starting poin… More
“Fantastic property, location and hosts” Just what we needed for our break in the peak district. It is a very comfortable apartment and great base for exploring the local area. The owners of the property could not have provided us with any more to ma
Stayed here on honeymoon with my wife and it was absolutely fantastic, a quent little apartment which we found comfortable and relaxing. Sarah and Gary were so kind to us leaving us a starter hamper f… More
Thank you Daniel for your lovely review. So pleased you enjoyed your honeymoon .
Hope to see you again in the future
Reviewed 14 Apr 2016
I loved the location of this lovely smart apartment, central to Buxton and all Peak District attractions. Sarah was the most helpful host and answered all communication quickly. The little touches In … More
Thanks Jane for your review , we hope to see you again.
“Could not recommend more!”
Reviewed 10 Mar 2016
We stayed at The Cobbles for three nights to visit our son who lives and studies in Buxton. We found the accommodation extremely comfortable and found that it had that home from home feel about it. Th… More
Thank you for your review and thank you once again for choosing The Cobbles to stay . We would happily welcome you back in September and hopefully there will be some sunshine then too .
“Perfect secluded, luxury getaway” Secluded self-catering apartment at the entrance to the beautiful Gap of Dunloe. Perfect for a quiet getaway. Bicycles provided with the accommodation, which was a thoughtful touch -the ideal way to see the surroundin
“Sublime” Aegan Village Beach appartment definitely added to our brilliant climbing holiday. The big terrace to chill out on with direct access to the beach and within walking distance of shops/bars/restaurants is a welcoming luxure after a day in the
“Fantastic view and Cassis is just perfect” We stayed in this apartment while attending a wedding north of Cassis, the apartment was well equipped and spacious, short walks to the town and beaches, absolutely perfect and hope to visit again soon, perha
I can definetly recommend this property, nothing more you need. Only the cleaning could have been better.… More
“Sea Dreams Meets My Dreams”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2012
One of the many good things about Sea Dreams is that what you see on the website is what you get, which is refreshing as I have experience of staying places where the website gives false expectations.… More
“Fantastic apartment, great location...we'll be back”
Reviewed 9 Jun 2015
A fantastic apartment in a great location for Croyde Bay, Croyde village and Saunton Sands. The apartment itself is spacious, clean and modern and the hot tub is a nice bonus. We actually thought it… More
“Can't wait to return!”
Reviewed 8 May 2015
We spend several weekends each year in Croyde Bay. This (by far) has been the best holiday rental we've found. The property is spacious and the master bedroom is amazing. All of the fixtures and fitti… More
“Home from Home!”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2015
We had a lovely week at Point View!
The Apartment had everything to offer! Fabulous position within Croyde!
Walking distance to all the bars, restaurants & the beach!
We've stayed in Croyde many … More
“Perfect for Pool and Beach holiday” Very pleased with this apartment. We only needed somewhere for 5 days and this place ticked all the boxes. Great spot just metres from the pool. Pool was lovely and there was a nice grass area for sunbathing. There
Just returned from a great week. Have not been here for the last 6 years some things had changed but we all still had a great time, place clean and well maintained, the only thing i would have like w… More
Reviewed 19 Jan 2012
We stayed at this premises from the past 5 years on a golfing holiday.The apartment is very central for golfers wishing to play at different courses. It is very clean with a lovely pool in front. All … More
“Lovely apartment in a great location”
Reviewed 5 Nov 2011
Booked this for a family get together 10 minutes away as we were surprising someone for their 50th birthday. The apartment was excellent, lovely dining/living room with two good size bedrooms and a bi… More
“A Pearl in the hills over the Ionian Sea (Sicily)” We spent 2 weeks at this delightful specialty guest house in the hills above the beautiful Ionian Sea. From the moment we arrived, we were treated like family by Debora and Salvo and their beautiful d
Beautiful place. Debra and Salvo and their lovely daughter made this place a home. We enjoyed their company and the hospitality. Got to the house and found homemade wine from Salvo and the best ca… More
“Great Local Atmosphere!”
Reviewed 8 May 2013
If you are looking for a place with a relaxing local atmosphere, kind helpful and generous hosts, - this is the place to go!
Located short distance to numerous wonderful sights you find this tranquil… More
“Home away from home!”
Reviewed 28 Apr 2013
Staying with Debora, Salvo and their daughter was like staying with family. We were very kindly welcomed and looked after during our stay. They went out of their way to suggest activities and experi… More
“Idyllic location.” We stayed for 3nights on our way to visit our daughter. Would have loved to have stayed longer. Apartment very clean and comfortable. View from window couldn't be better. We look forward to visiting again.
Fantastic apartment with beautiful views from the lounge. The owners were great, very helpful, and even left a bottle of wine and cake in the fridge! The apartment was clean, and well furnished, also … More
Thanks for that lovely review and look forward to seeing you again soon.
“Lovely apartment in a great location” We stayed here for a week in September 2016. The booking process was simple and communication with Alison prior to arriving was excellent. The apartment itself was extremely;y clean and very well equipped with eve
My family and I spent two weeks in Collioure, beautiful place and stayed in Residence La Cadenisse. The apartment is very spacious and very well equipped. washing machine, dish washer, fans in the b… More
Reviewed 24 Jul 2012
Date of Stay - 15th July -20th July- Having just returned from the apartment for a few days break (also spent 2 days in Perpignan) i was thouroughly impressed with every aspect of the apartment. The b… More
“All in all, a highly recommendable apartment”
Reviewed 16 May 2012
We spent a great week at this apartment - so handy for the town with its super restaurants. The apartment is very well equipped - great attention to detail with lovely artworks on the walls. It was v… More
“Location, Location, Location.” If you are looking for a place in Ramsgate with a great location, then look no further. The view from the living room is worth the price alone. Lovely building with a frontage on to a small park, and views of the town a
We found the apartment to have everything that was needed to make our stay comfortable and enjoyable. It is fitted out to a high standard and is very comfortable and roomy. The owner is very friendly … More
Reviewed 17 Sep 2012
For many years I have seen these apartments and wondered about the view and what they were like, well now I know, JUST DELIGHTFUL.
I don't care that the parking was a bit awkward at times or the 38 s… More
“Excellent place, great views”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2012
We had stayed for one week and it was really a marvellous time. The apartmet is great, very tidy and comfortable; you have everything you need there (included beach towels!!) and the owner is really n… More
“A perfect place to stay” Modern, spacious and the perfect place for what turned out to be a perfect holiday.
The beach is just two minutes stroll away while 10 minutes in the other direction and you you are at restaurants and shops.
4 Point View had
We have just come back from a lovely stay in Croyde at 4 Point view. The flat is very well appointed, clean and has everything you could need for your stay. We had a toddler with us and felt the flat … More
“The perfect place in a perfect location!”
Reviewed 7 Jan 2014
A stunning apartment in Croyde, we had an amazing stay, perfect for a group of friends who fancy a get together. Great location within minutes from the beach and the thatch pub is a must for drinks a… More
“Fabulous apartment in a fantastic location”
Reviewed 30 Oct 2013
This is a fabulous apartment in a fantastic location approx. 50 yrds to the beach entrance. The apartment is modern, stylish, clean and very spacious and is well equipped with every requirement. Wood… More
“Enjoying panaromic views in total relaxation” The place is ideal for rest seekers. The village is totally laid-back and managed to bring me in a state of total relaxation as soon as we entered it. There is hardly any traffic on the road beneath the ap
Wat een fijne plek is dit! Het mooi gerenoveerde appartement heeft een prachtig uitzicht over het meer. Het is comfortabel en licht, met alle luxe die je nodig hebt. Veel privacy doordat het wat 'vers… More
“Geweldig uitzicht en heerlijk comfortabel appartement”
Reviewed 2 May 2015
Weekje aan het Comomeer. Mooi appartement op rustige plek met prachtig uitzicht over het meer en de bergen rondom. Naast uitstapjes naar mooie dorpjes ook naar skigebied gereden en een dag heerlijk ge… More
“The perfect holiday home for a stay at Lake Como”
Reviewed 8 Feb 2013
Casa Belmonte is a really great appartment, situated in a small village in the mountains with superb view over the lake. The appartment is very comfortable and cosy, and has everything you need for a … More
“lovely apartment” we had a lovely week in this apatment, it was very clean and really spacious, there would be ample room for two couples, the views were fantastic, very quiet area, if your looking for somewhere that hasn't been spoilt by tourists thi
We had a nice time at the accommodation but did have a few problems. One of the days we were there, there was no water at all. When I phoned Filipa, she told me to go downstairs to the Reception to … More
“Such attention to detail!” Previous travelers have covered this wonderful property extremely well. Ditto, ditto,ditto!! Nordlys had it all, wonderful location very close to the bus stop, leisurely 10 minute walk to the station, all amenities close b
Hosts eva and Niels excellent and the apt Above shop was even better than we hoped for a great base for car or bus travel around Provence the town has
Many great places to visit and eat. The apt has… More
“There are not enough superlatives to describe how wonderful my stay here was!”
Reviewed 2 Nov 2011
The property owners went above and beyond their duty to provide help in directions to their property and settling in.First impressions were exactly as the website......beautifully furnished and appoin… More
“Charming renovated apartment in fabulous central village location”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2011
My husband and I spent two weeks in this fabulous central location in the delightful village of L'isle sur la sorgue. The apartment had been renovated just prior to our arrrival and it was most tastef… More
“Peace, quiet and lovely location.” At first we thought that apartment was facing the beach but it was a side view. It did not detract from the holiday though. The rooms were large and beds extremely comfortable. No wardrobe in twin room but hangers an
We are a family of four. Mum, dad and 2 boys, 14 and 12.
The apartment was lovely and very well kept. 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Nice living area and also a seperate kitchen.
The beach is no… More
“SUPERB APARTMENT IN A BEAUTIFUL LOCATION”
Reviewed 20 Jun 2011
The Apartment, airy and spacious, has its own roof terrace, ideal for us for the weather was glorious.The apartment is beautifully furnished with every amenity, only yards from the Beach.There were ma… More
We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Everyone loves it here, which is why we get so many repeat bookings. Sorry about the cleaning problem. We have now changed our agent & the cleaning is back to 100% immaculate which is the standard we expect.
“Home from home but better located”
Reviewed 27 May 2011
Homely and good standard, (very important for extended stay) and in an excellent location. Second bedroom really only suitable for kids. One adult used it but not a great setup for an extended stay.… More
We are glad you enjoyed your 2 month winter break with us!! We agreed that the bunks in the second bedroom were not great so we have changed them to 2 single beds & added extra furniture - much more comfy for 2 adults. Thanks for the feedback.
“Exceptional Accommodation in Tel-Aviv Yaffo” We loved this accommodation. We are a family of four and my sister rented the adjacent one bedroom apartment for our family get together, The mosiac floors, high ceilings, comfortable furniture and updated
My husband and I stayed in the newly renovated 2 bedroom spacious, apartment which shares a communal entrance. The apartment is on the first floor which overlooks a park, with views of the ocean and … More
Reviewed 6 Dec 2016
Wir haben 2 1/2 Wochen in Noa's wunderschönen Wohnung verbracht. Noa's Beschreibung der Wohnung und die Fotos entsprechen der Realität. Uns gefielen die geschmackvoll renovierten hohen und geräumig… More
Myself, my husband and two children aged 6 and 3 recently returned from a wonderful ten day holiday at this apartment.
The apartment is lovely, well furnished, clean and very well equipped (I wou… More
“this apt is a gem”
Reviewed 12 Oct 2012
stayed at this apt with my husband for a week in sept absolutly fantastic everything you could possibly need here fantastic pool area easy walking distance to villa martin plaza lovely walks along the… More
“feel here like at home)”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
We perfectly spent our holidays here is rented this villa. We were here this and previous year in September (2011 and 2012). Very comfortably and accurately inside the house. The house is executed in … More
THIS COUPLE HAVE BEEN 2 TIMES BEFORE AND WE LOOK FORWARD TO THEIR RETURN THIS YEAR AS THEY HAVE JUST BOOKED AGAIN THAY MUST LIKE THE APARTMENT AND AREA
We are just back from a fabulous 4 day break at 35A Quality Street, North Berwick. My husband, daughter and 3 granddaughters were delighted with the accommodation, central location and the weather was… More
Thank you for your kind words, they are much appreciated.
You are welcome back anytime so we hope it won't be too long until we see you again
“Lovely flat just a quick walk from the beaches and sailing club”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
Lovely, well equipped flat
Stayed with my teeenaged son, a friend and her teenage son. The flat accomadated us comfortably. Both boys were sailing. The flat was well located for the sailing club and… More
Many thanks for your review.hope to welcome you back one day
“A Little Gem”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2016
This apartment is so lovely and so convenient. Everything is a stone's throw away - beaches, Seabird Centre, tennis, putting, restaurants and cafes. In addition it's light, airy and extremely comforta… More
Thank you so much for your kind words, we too hope that you will come back soon.