Short on time? Book a mini break in the country! Take your pick from these short breaks at cottages, farmhouses and villas in the countryside. Perfect for long weekends away, short rural breaks let you escape to the great outdoors and recharge your batteries.
Marvel at the breath-taking beauty of the UK’s finest rural areas on your short rural break. Discover the tranquillity of the Lake District, go mountain biking in the Brecon Beacons or climb Snowdon, Wales’s highest peak.
If you have a long weekend to spare, hop over the water to an Irish country cottage or try Scotland for jaw-dropping panoramic views of the mountains and Highlands. Alternatively, you could follow the Spanish sunshine and hide away in a stylish Galician converted barn, or head to sun-baked Cyprus and choose a poolside apartment in Paphos.
“Great little place.” Very nice place at the northen tip of the Lofoten islands, in a wild and rather remote location, with a spectacular view over the fjord and the midnight sun. The owner lives upstairs and could respond to all our queries and wishes
“An absolutely fantastic place to stay” We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. You could hear a pin drop it was so quiet, we had the pleasure of Hetty's company, enjoyed sitting outside looking across the fields for miles. There was everything you could wis
“Cycling Nirvana” Myself and a friend stayed here for a few nights in order to cycle the iconic Tour Of Flanders route as done by the Pro's back in March. The property was perfect for our stay, being so near to the most famous cobbled climbs of the Ou
“Perfect peaceful stay in amazing designer studios with great breakfast and awesome hosts!”
Reviewed 27 Apr 2013
I was looking for a peaceful stay for a night in Flanders after a long journey with 2 dogs, and this was paradise found, so so much better than impersonal hotel alternatives, and amazing value.
“Fijne plek vlakbij de Schelde, bossen en heuvels”
Reviewed 20 May 2013
We hadden te weinig tijd, maar dit is een mooie uitvalsbasis om de Vlaamse Ardennen te verkennen: fietsend, wandelend, met de motor. De studio ligt naast het woonhuis, is prettig, sfeervol en goed voo… More
“Peaceful mountain hideaway” Le Capanne exceeded our expectations. This lovely mountain retreat was very comfortable and nice and quiet. We hiked directly from the lodging to a couple of nearby villages, through forests of chestnut trees and across run
Our first trip to Italy and the weather was about as bad as could be. We arrived at Pisa Airport to a tremendous storm and that set the theme for about the next four days. We had one good morning of w… More
“Fantastic!” The Capanne is a unique place to stay and the Capanne 4 in particular. The combination of the wonderful view, the lovey surroudings, the beautiful pool and garden and, last but not least, the way David makes you feel at home is absolutely
“Le Capanne - Relaxation in the Beautiful Garfagnana area of Tuscany”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2012
Le Capanne4 is a converted farm property in the mountains, about 20minutes drive from Gallicano and felt pleasantly remote. It is comfortable, adequatey equiped and shares a pool with the other 3 appa… More