Mountain holidays aren't just restricted to skiing and snowboarding in winter - Summer bring plenty of opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts.
Mountain biking, hiking, lake swimming and watersports are among the opportunities for the energetic. Or if you're after a more sedate break, then there are lakeside beaches to relax on, flora and fauna for nature lovers, or just enjoy the fresh mountain air and the stunning scenery.
Have a break from the coast this summer and head for the mountains...
“Wagtail Wonder” WOW! This two bedroomed chalet is just wonderful. I had an amazing time, the chalet is comfortable and fully equipped, home from home really. The bed was comfortable and for a solo traveller I felt extremely safe.
The bathroom has be
Salad Days offers luxurious accommodation at Dunster Beach with the charm of old England where the pace of Somerset allows you to escape everyday life and relax. Designed for couples only, this Visit England 5 star self-catering, boutique beach hut is one of England&rsq …see more
Wake up on the hut's veranda, enjoy the view of the ocean towards Mahe and the surrounding lush tropical forests perfectly complimented by the local birds singing away. This part of the island sees very little traffic and one has a sense of being at one with nature …see more
Dundee Beach is located 150 Kms south west of Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
The Landmark is perfect for those relaxing weekends where you can go fishing, walking, relaxing or even attend the weekly Dundee Markets. …see more
Cliffside is a beach retreat situated in a quiet part of Whitsand Bay. You won't hear any traffic here, just the surf. It is ideally suited to couples and small families.
It makes an ideal base to enjoy the beaches and explore the local area.
Cliffside is lo …see more
The Buoys is a bright sunny traditional wooden chalet with a modern beach-style interior. It is situated on the small privately run site of Gwithian Sands which offers a safe haven for children to play in the golden sand dunes. As you drive in to the site you will find …see more
Takashak lies on Takaungu beach, 400 metres of white Indian Ocean sand enjoyed by only 3 properties. Lush greenery provides privacy from the beach so that you can lie on the roof terrace overlooking the Indian Ocean just metres away.
Away from it all down 5 kms of dir …see more
“Most amazing place at the Indian Ocean” We spent an amazing week right at the beach. The house is very charming, the trees and the pool are magical. The property is home to friendly monkeys that roam the trees. The whole crew took care of ourselves: W
Beach front : are you looking for that special place to escape to relax and unwind; share with a love one; a quiet place to recover; then this is your piece of paradise. Exclusively for couples / persons who want the perfect destination to stay a little longer<br /& …see more
“Blissfully quiet and beautiful.” If you want to get off the grid, and find somewhere truly beautiful away from the usual resorts full of people, then this is it.
The chalet is simple yet comfortable, and the location and view are perfect. The chal
Not going to say too much but we had a wonderful weekend staying at the beach hut/villa. the surroundings are amazing, the sea view is breathtaking. it is not often you can feel like you are in a 5 s… More
“Wish I could stay every weekend!”
Reviewed 12 Mar 2014
Our stay at Hibiscus Beach retreat was the most relaxing weekend I have spent in Sabah. With about half a mile of beach to ourselves, not a tourist in sight and no other buildings in this bay, a perfe… More
“Best Kept Secret Hideaway... Simply Amazing!”
Reviewed 12 Mar 2014
Santorini of Asia best describes this lovely beach retreat! It was love at first sight the moment we arrived & everything about it was perfect!
James & the local security guard/guide was great in … More
Perfect location.has many more things to offer than just surfing. Rock pools,waterfalls, diving, kayaking, deep sea fishing, island hopping, partying, etc etc.For surfing it has many breaks for such a small island,30+,suitable for all levels from begginer to experienced …see more
Beach hut with a magnifient seaview. The location is convenient, being 4km from the international airport of Faro and 10 km from the capital of Algarve ( Faro). The house is simple but has everything is needed for a confortable stay. We speak English and French.< …see more
“Perfect hideaway” Beautifully located amazing views especially on a sunny clear day. Hosts were extremely welcoming and informed us of everything that was going on in the village. Cabin is spotless clean something different if you don't fancy a hotel.
Vaivaa is built with local-style Polynesian charm. It has an spacious floor plan, with large airy windows opening to the ocean, gardens and lake. The beautiful lilly covered lake is filled with fish, eels and turtles, which helps keep mosquitos away from Vaivaa. The bun …see more
“Fantastic Location” We had a wonderful weekend away in this great property. The lovely house is fully equipped and right on the spectacular Callala beach. Host was very also really helpful and included folder with sightseeing suggestions and maps. We
“The best of the best...” Very happy about this place. The owner Sunny and his wife are very friendly, funny guys with smile on their anytime. The cabin we stayed in was very nice, clean and simple. You actually dont need anything else then the shower
We stayed in a cabin at Vista Bela, and every morning ate breakfast on our porch and walked 10 yards onto the beach to swim. The surf is sensational, although we just body surfed. A 10 minute walk o… More
Very happy you both enjoyed your Pura Vida experience in our 'OC Cabin' tucked between our Jungla & Pacific Ocean! I'm especially happy seeing you relax in my 'Hammock City' I created, weee! Thank You for taking full advantage of our location to enjoy your quality relax time. Rita & I are happy we got to meet You. Thank You Again! Pura Vida :)
“Pura Vida and heaven”
Reviewed 4 Jul 2014
I chose to visit Costa Rica because I found this place. If you prefer resorts this has different amenities. It has peace, beauty, nature, comfort and quiet. Plus it has Sonny and Rita. It is close … More
Thank You Sooo much for staying with us, enjoying your stay. Best of all getting to know You. We know we'll look over to still see You enjoying your ocean view from your 'OC Cabin' for time to come. Wonderful You got to enjoy more Costa Rica & our little Pura Vida-ness for your adventure. We hope to see You again. Thank You Again! :):)