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Many of the private properties listed on holidaylettings.co.uk are available out of season - or throughout the year for short breaks. Whether you are looking for a long weekend in a vibrant European city, or a couple of days peace and quiet in the countryside there are thousands of cottages, apartments and homes to choose from.



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6

Private Room in Beautiful Lauenen - Lauenen b&b sleeps 4

Bernese Oberland / Lauenen

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
One private bedroom with private bathroom is located in the first floor of newly built chalet along with kitchen and lounge. The balcony invites you to relax and enjoy a amazing view on the Swiss alps. The chalet is located in a very calm and quiet place. The environme  …see more

from £71 / night

£465 / week

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from £71 / night

(1) Excellent 

21

Province of Rome / Pomezia

36 48 1 night min

  • 36 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 48
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool

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from £69 / night

£500 / week

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from £69 / night

5

Herault / Vinassan

1 1 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 night min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly

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from £24 / night

£113 / week

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from £24 / night

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(38) Very Good 

12

Chester Canal View - Chester City Centre b&b sleeps 2

Chester / Chester City Centre

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Car not necessary
Stay where you wish, but if you want that little 'wow factor', stay here!! Chester Canal View, a romantic hideaway set in peaceful surroundings in a unique location in the heart of Chester. A delightful self-contained, ensuite room with mini kitchen and breakfast baske  …see more

from £60 / night

£427 / week

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from £60 / night

(1) Very Good 

20

Barahona Province / Paraiso

11 28 1 night min

  • 11 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 28
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool

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from £44 / night

£216 - £1785 / week

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from £44 / night

(12) Excellent 

11

Glenlowren B&B - Romantic Getaway, Private Retreat - Dixons Creek b&b sleeps 2

Yarra Glen / Dixons Creek

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Glenlowren Cottage is a fully self contained, luxurious cottage, designed with relaxation and comfort in mind. This spacious and secluded cottage is perfect for a romantic escape - to unwind, rejuvenate and get reconnected with the important things in life.The lounge/di  …see more

from £147 / night

£860 / week

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from £147 / night

(10) Very Good 

30

Not On Map -H2O House - Chamba b&b sleeps 7

Himachal Pradesh / Chamba

3 7 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly
We have small boutique resorts with simple but equipped with essential facilities located at extra ordinary beautiful places. We operate with bare minimum carbon footprint (nothing more than essential).We provide customized ambience and experience for young friends, co  …see more

from £31 / night

£176 / week

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from £31 / night

(25) Excellent 

12

The Yellow Cabin - Gingerland b&b sleeps 3

Nevis / Gingerland

2 3 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Known as the petite Vacation Home by everyone, The Yellow Cabin vacation rental provides the perfect backdrop for fun and relaxation with a beautiful view of the island's mountain, Nevis Peak. A typical Nevisian wooden structured home, this charming 2 bedroom renta  …see more

from £62 / night

£382 / week

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from £62 / night

(17) Very Good 

10

D'Villa Guest House Jaffna - Jaffna b&b sleeps 20

Northern Province / Jaffna

5 20 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
Jaffna is situated in the very north of the pearl of Indian Ocean - Sri Lanka.After decades of internal disturbances Jaffna is now opened to everybody.Visit to Jaffna Stay with Us & Feel @ Home A Relaxing Retreat in Jaffna a Home Away From Your Home Fully Air Condi  …see more

from £27 / night

£188 / week

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from £27 / night

15

Cosy house in Melizano - Benevento b&b sleeps 4

Province of Benevento / Benevento

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Wonderful and peaceful location in the countryside of Sannio. 100 sqm self standing duplex house, with a 15 meters swimming pool and a refreshing, relaxing garden. Secured territory. Owners house is 200 meters away.Little pretty house build in typical "tufo" s  …see more

from £130 / night

£906 / week

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from £130 / night

(3) Very Good 

14

Province of Milan / Cusago

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

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from £173 / night

£776 / week

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from £173 / night

(2) Excellent 

25

Washpool Retreat-Waterfront Living B&B - Tailem Bend b&b sleeps 6

South Australia / Tailem Bend

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 60 km
  • Child friendly
Washpool Retreat offers accommodation only metres from the waters edge of the Murray River. The guest house accommodates two to six guests with a queen bed in each room and a sofa bed in living room. (2 adults = 1 room) contact host if you require separate beds, addi  …see more

from £85 / night

£527 - £1375 / week

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from £85 / night

(2) Excellent 

31

Papaya Holiday Home - Kampala b&b sleeps 20

Central Region / Kampala

7 20 1 night min

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Our guesthouse is a charming 1990's home hosted in a beautiful home setting with large gardens in the residential area of Muyenga, Kampala. We have fantastic views of the city and a glimpse of Lake Victoria and the main city port, Port Bell all in the green Tank Hill su  …see more

from £30 / night

£200 - £2860 / week

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from £30 / night

15

Twiga Beach Bungalows - Kizimkazi b&b sleeps 2

Zanzibar Island / Kizimkazi

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Cozy up and relax at the enchanted oasis of tranquillity that is Twiga Beach Bungalows! Fill your days sailing on the Indian Ocean, relax at Kizimkazi's beautiful and peaceful beach, or simply lounge about on a swinging bed at Twiga Beach. Our white sandy property  …see more

from £35 / night

£230 / week

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from £35 / night

24

State of Alagoas / Riacho Doce

5 4 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

 …see more

from £31 / night

£241 - £382 / week

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from £31 / night

(6) Excellent 

16

Les chambres du Chapitre B&B - Langres b&b sleeps 4

Haute-Marne / Langres

3 4 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
Located in the old town of Langres, our house is an old house of the fourteenth century. It was renovated in old style. We have two suites and one bedroom.Each suite is for 4 people, the room is for 2 people. It is found in the suites, one bedroom with a double bed (160  …see more

from £60 / night

£417 / week

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from £60 / night

6

Province of Cosenza / Tarsia

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Air conditioning

 …see more

from £61 / night

£345 / week

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from £61 / night

(24) Excellent 

13

Bluff Hill Bed and Breakfast - Napier b&b sleeps 2

Hawke's Bay Region / Napier

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Private garden
Bluff Hill B & B offers a relaxed and peaceful stay in a cute little cottage (max 2 people) with ensuite bathroom, tea/coffee/toast making facilities and a little fridge. The cottage is surrounded by a garden and trees. The cottage is renovated in 2013 and has the feeli  …see more

from £75 / night

£519 / week

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from £75 / night

(1) Excellent 

6

Province of Brescia / Sale Marasino

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool

 …see more

from £130 / night

£863 / week

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from £130 / night

(13) Excellent 

16

Rock Retreat Bed and Breakfast - Waitomo Caves b&b sleeps 4

Waikato Region / Waitomo Caves

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
Experience the peace and tranquility of Rock Retreat B&B whilst absorbing stunning mountain and limestone views of the central North Island and our wild west coast hill country.We pride ourselves on being an eco friendly,self sufficient accommodation.Our source of p  …see more

from £99 / night

£693 / week

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from £99 / night

10

By the Seaside B&B - Mornington b&b sleeps 2

Mornington Peninsula / Mornington

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.25 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
By the Seaside B&B is a one bedroom, upstairs apartment. It is self contained with a kitchenete, spa bath ensuite, own entrance and bay views from the balcony. By the Seaside has 1 queen size bed, a spa bath, and gas fireplace. Situated 15mins walk from Main st, and  …see more

from £71 / night

£492 / week

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from £71 / night

(1) Very Good 

12

Province of Brescia / Boario Terme

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

 …see more

from £52 / night

£363 / week

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from £52 / night

4

B&B Casale Arbore - Corato b&b sleeps 10

Province of Bari / Corato

5 10 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
Casale Arbore offers the service of B & B, thanks to numerous small apartments, equipped with every comfort and with large spaces. Ideal for tour groups and, above all, stay in the nature very close to tourist resorts such as Castel del Monte, Alberobello, the Park  …see more

from £22 / night

£259 - £1617 / week

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from £22 / night

17

holiday home Unia Zathe near Dokkum 6 pers. - Ee b&b sleeps 6

Friesland Province / Ee

3 6 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets
Our beautiful farmhouse is the perfect base for people who want to enjoy tranquillity and the countryside. We offer the atmosphere of the past but also the comfort of the present. Like free Wifi.In the heart of the village Ee, in North East Friesland between Dokkum and  …see more

from £156 / night

£690 / week

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from £156 / night

(3) Excellent 

17

North Rhine-Westphalia / Nideggen

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool

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from £66 / night

£414 / week

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from £66 / night

(4) Excellent 

27

Nivalis Bed and Breakfast - Swan Valley - Henley Brook b&b sleeps 2

Swan Valley / Henley Brook

3 2 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 26 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Home style bed and breakfast situated on 10 acres in the heart of the Swan Valley, surrounded by wineries, restaurants, micro breweries and local attractions such as Cuddly Animal Farm, Mini Golf, Whiteman Park, Caversham Wildlife Park and The Vines Resort. 24 kilometr  …see more

from £106 / night

£644 / week

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from £106 / night

(3) Excellent 

24

Namur Province / Jemeppe-sur-Sambre

1 3 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden

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from £156 / night

£819 / week

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from £156 / night

(6) Excellent 

23

Lake Como / Cernobbio

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly

 …see more

from £104 / night

£725 / week

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from £104 / night

(1) Excellent 

6

Gum Gully Bed & Breakfast - Northampton b&b sleeps 4

Western Australia / Northampton

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Hidden amongst the Gum trees in Northampton is a retreat where you can relax and unwind. Gum Gully Bed & Breakfast offers a tranquil environment to stay over night or enjoy a couple days to wander the beautiful surroundings of Historic Northampton. Use as a base to have  …see more

from £71 / night

£351 - £433 / week

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from £71 / night

16

Eure / Toutainville

3 7 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

 …see more

from £82 / night

£492 - £2000 / week

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from £82 / night

13

Spa Tavor mountain view near Kinneret Tiberias - Kfar Tavor b&b sleeps 8

Galilee / Kfar Tavor

2 8 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
you'll find two luxurious accommodation room stone structure built in 1911 and renovated crafted. The units include: A spacious bedroom. Double Jacuzzi Air-conditioned. Seating Area. Kitchenette service Manicured garden with a view of Mount Tabor, a trip of about  …see more

from £92 / night

£588 - £1230 / week

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from £92 / night

13

Eure-et-Loir / Cloyes-sur-le-Loir

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Ask about pets

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from £22 / night

£130 / week

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from £22 / night

(17) Excellent 

10

Self-Contained Annex for B & B in the Cotswolds - Ampney Crucis b&b sleeps 2

Cotswolds / Ampney Crucis

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
The Old Farm Bed and Breakfast is located within the picturesque village of Ampney Crucis in the heart of the Cotswolds. This is a beautifully presented, self contained detached annex is in the grounds of the The Old Farm, a traditional cotswold stone house. The annex  …see more

from £60 / night

£500 / week

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from £60 / night

(2) Very Good 

24

Province of Foggia / Vieste

12 40 2 nights min

  • 12 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 40
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly

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from £65 / night

£242 - £733 / week

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from £65 / night

(9) Excellent 

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The Old Haberdashery B&B - Marlborough b&b sleeps 3

Wiltshire / Marlborough

1 3 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Car not necessary
18th Century grade II listed building circa 1750Large renovated bedroom with double shower en suite, original beams and free off street parking in the heart of Marlborough. Excellent location for visiting local attractions such as Stone Henge, Salisbury hill and the Whi  …see more

from £85 / night

£595 / week

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from £85 / night

(1) Excellent 

17

Province of Lecce / Acquarica di Lecce

3 8 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Child friendly

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from £22 / night

£147 / week

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from £22 / night

(29) Excellent 

21

Stunning riverside BnB hybrid,open plan apartment - Llangynidr b&b sleeps 2

Brecon Beacons National Park / Llangynidr

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
Lovingly converted five years ago, this haven is an idealic blend of old character alongside modern luxury nestled in the stunning Cwmcrawnon valley. Enjoy the visually hypnotic quality of the waterfall by day and at night drift off to the gentle sounds of the river. I  …see more

from £103 / night

£670 / week

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from £103 / night

(1) Excellent 

8

Bridge House - Helen's Bay b&b sleeps 2

County Down / Helen's Bay

3 2 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • Ask about pets
Bridge House is a family run bed and breakfast close to Belfast but situated in the country. The main Bangor Belfast train line is 2 minutes walk away so this is ideal for folk without a car as trains run every 20 minutes. The North Down coastal path is 500m away so no  …see more

from £70 / night

£450 / week

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from £70 / night

5

Catanzaro / Catanzaro Lido

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation

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from £32 / night

£203 / week

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from £32 / night

(29) Excellent 

12

Strathallan Bed and Breakfast - Breakish b&b sleeps 2

Isle of Skye / Breakish

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Private garden
The purple room is a luxury double bedroom within our family home, it accommodates 2 people only. It is our only bed and breakfast room so you become part of the family at 'Strathallan'. Our house is situated 7 miles from the Skye Bridge and 3 miles from the village of  …see more

from £60 / night

£420 / week

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from £60 / night

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