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(3) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow in Merrymeet

Liskeard / Merrymeet

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 16 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Superb” the whole thing was great from booking to leaving will be using again. When we arrived there were complimentary tea and coffee supplies and even a pack of biscuits!! The place is set amongst beautiful countryside and is idilic. I will be recom  …see more

from £50 / night

£170 - £560 / week

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from £50 / night

(24) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow with golf nearby in Ballater

Aberdeenshire / Ballater

3 7 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 70 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Tigh an darroch ballater” Cannot fault the bungalow or the owner, the bungalow was perfect,very spacious and we didn't want for anything during our stay,the owner quickly replied to emails and went out of her way to make sure my party had everything f  …see more

from £80 / night

£400 - £700 / week

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from £80 / night

(21) Excellent 

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Dalfaber ski bungalow to rent.

Aviemore / Dalfaber

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Mr” The house was fantastic. It had everything we needed and more. A beautiful peaceful location only minutes from the village and many lovely walks and lochs to go to only a short drive away. Would definitely go back again.  …see more

from £85 / night

£525 - £1500 / week

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from £85 / night

(36) Excellent 

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Beadnell holiday bungalow rental

Northumberland / Beadnell

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
“Mrs” Spent a fabulous week. Accomadation was spot on! Everything had been thought of, not a bad word to be said! Beautiful location and one of the best beaches in the area! Will definately be returning.  …see more

from £72 / night

£395 - £715 / week

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from £72 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow in Rostrevor

County Down / Rostrevor

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Pristine Property” Just back from a weeks holiday at the property. We were very pleased in every respect. Each room is spacious and immaculate. It also has an extremely private back garden with lawn and spacious sunny deck area which overlooks open fi  …see more

from £80 / night

£490 - £550 / week

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(53) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow with golf nearby in Kingsbarns

St Andrews / Kingsbarns

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“So lucky to find this place!” Very, very good accommodation. Everything you could possibly need is to hand. The owners are welcoming and they keep the cottage immaculately clean. The wood burning stove was a big bonus - very easy to light and a joy to  …see more

from £65 / night

£380 - £575 / week

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from £65 / night

(24) Very Good 

19

Holiday bungalow in Keswick

Lake District / Keswick

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Perfectly placed, comfortable bungalow” we enjoyed a great week over Christmas this year. A very comfortable, home from home, bungalow. Not far from centre of Keswick but quiet and off street parking a big plus. The beds were exceptionally comfortabl  …see more

from £65 / night

£300 - £650 / week

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(20) Excellent 

23

Holiday bungalow in Middleham

North Yorkshire / Middleham

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
“Middleham cottage” We booked this cottage last minute for Christmas. It was warm and cosy in absolutely awful weather. We would have liked to look around more at Middleham but will have to come back and try again when the weather is better. Would d  …see more

from £85 / night

£495 - £540 / week

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from £85 / night

(20) Excellent 

16

Holiday bungalow letting

Dover / St Margaret's at Cliffe

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“perfect ideal location” bungalow has every thing home from home ideal location for touring kent site has a lovely full size swimming pool complex 5 time we have stayed over the years and this was the best accomodation ideal quiet break still  …see more

from £70 / night

£220 - £520 / week

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from £70 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow in Talybont

Barmouth / Talybont

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
"BEUDY" {Bungalow} is probably the closest holiday cottage to the beach in the area, situated at Bennar Isa Farm in a large lawned courtyard garden with uninterrupted views from the patio of Cader Idris mountain range and the Aberdovey coastline. Converted o  …see more

from £100 / night

£430 - £850 / week

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from £100 / night

(27) Excellent 

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Enniskillen holiday bungalow rental

County Fermanagh / Enniskillen

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
This is an exceptional holiday rental, set in a small private cul-de-sac and with walking distance to Lisbellaw village. The county town of Enniskillen is only 5 miles from Dunarden Cottage. Lisbellaw is set off the main A4 road to Enniskillen. . The cottage provides a  …see more

from £88 / night

£325 - £375 / week

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from £88 / night

(23) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow letting

North York Moors National Park / Osmotherley

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
“Well appointed and welcoming” We stayed for a week in Ardenia , straight away it felt like home from home, Dave and Wendy , the owners, are friendly and welcoming .The welcome pack was a nice touch and much needed.The accommodation is very clean and w  …see more

from £60 / night

£325 - £390 / week

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from £60 / night

(61) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow in Pagham

Arun District / Pagham

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Very relaxing stay for New Year's!” Lovely beachside cottage. Perfect for a small family. Really enjoyed relaxing with a seaview for a few days over New Year's. We enjoyed nights by a fire pit under a starry sky and the fireworks celebrations around t  …see more

from £85 / night

£570 - £1000 / week

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from £85 / night

(42) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow in Croyde

Braunton / Croyde

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Child friendly
“This a very nice place to stay” Have enjoyed our return trip to Putsborough and thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Garden Cottage. Well done Claire and John for a great place.  …see more

from £145 / night

£795 - £2500 / week

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from £145 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Bungalow rental in Lelant with golf nearby

St Ives / Lelant

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
“Gorgeous” Lovely house, beautiful spot. Great for kids, in our group ages went from 7 to 13. We ate on the beach, went beachcombing, walking and kite flying. Decent pub close by in Lelant if you don't want to cook. Galley kitchen in the house perfec  …see more

from £250 / night

£1500 - £3250 / week

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from £250 / night

(5) Excellent 

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St Margaret's at Cliffe holiday bungalow rental

Dover / St Margaret's at Cliffe

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
A comfortable 2-bedroomed bungalow situated in a 4* holiday park on the white cliffs of Dover. Providing excellent amenities including indoor pool and entertainment.Ideal location for a family holiday to relax or explore this beautiful part of Kent.  …see more

from £50 / night

£200 / week

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from £50 / night

(44) Excellent 

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Alton holiday bungalow accommodation

Staffordshire / Alton

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
“Mrs” We love it the house is perfect and clean. The owner is really friendly and helpful. We will be back.  …see more

from £60 / night

£290 / week

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from £60 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Bungalow rental in Glencoe Village

Glencoe / Glencoe Village

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“High quality accommodation lovely garden.” Clean and well equipped. Loved the log burner. Plenty to see nearby. Would definitely recommend this property.  …see more

from £70 / night

£425 - £635 / week

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from £70 / night

(44) Very Good 

24

Mayfield holiday bungalow rental

East Sussex / Mayfield

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Fantastic Place” Thank you to Madeleine and Fred for your warm welcome and spending time showing us and our kids around your farm. The barn conversion was comfortable and clean and a great space for our family. The local area has alot of days out. We  …see more

from £110 / night

£550 - £850 / week

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from £110 / night

(28) Excellent 

23

Gower Peninsula holiday bungalow rental

Swansea County / Gower Peninsula

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Excellent holiday home in quiet location” Everything was perfect, the contact with the owner, the guidelines how to get to the property, the equipment and cleanliness of the property. The weak point was the internet connection - we wish it was availab  …see more

from £65 / night

£490 - £620 / week

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from £65 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow rental

Dumfries and Galloway / Portpatrick

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
Enjoy the country surroundings at the Bungalow, relaxing in the conservatory whether it be summer or winter the wildlife is an entertainment itself.  …see more

from £45 / night

£270 - £490 / week

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from £45 / night

(31) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow with golf nearby in Pevensey Bay

Eastbourne / Pevensey Bay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Dolphins Pevensey” We were delighted with our recent stay at the Dolphins Pevensey Bay. Mike the owner met us and showed us around. The property was very clean and tidy, it is also very well equipped. Very nice peaceful and pretty garden, as well as  …see more

from £100 / night

£380 - £860 / week

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from £100 / night

(12) Excellent 

21

Holiday bungalow in Kyle of Lochalsh

Kyle of Lochalsh / Wester Ross

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Holidays in Scotland” We liked the seize of the house and the rooms. The kitchen is well equipped and the utility room as well. So are the other rooms.The view from the living-room is fantastic even if there isn't any sunshine. Debra gave us a warm  …see more

from £100 / night

£550 - £1000 / week

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from £100 / night

(2) Very Good 

24

Holiday bungalow in Lydney

Forest of Dean / Lydney

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Forge Cottage, situated in a peaceful courtyard setting adjacent to our other cottages, is popular with dog walkers and families. Forest walks from the door. Children's play area. Indoor play barn & sports hall, summer months. Near cycle paths, steam railway,  …see more

from £49 / night

£280 - £530 / week

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from £49 / night

12

Llanfairfechan holiday bungalow rental

Conwy County / Llanfairfechan

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
On the coastal edge of Snowdonia above Llanfairfechan, Aber Cottage is at the end of a terrace of four, peacefully located with outstanding views of the sea and mountains. Great location for touring Snowdonia and Anglesey. Less than 30 minutes from many castles, Snowdon  …see more

from £43 / night

£300 - £340 / week

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from £43 / night

(21) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow in Spalding

Lincolnshire / Spalding

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
“Bolthole my name, bolthole by nature” This delightful little property really is a tranquil bolthole in a beautiful countryside location yet within walking distance, or a very short drive, of the village of Pinchbeck with all the essential amenities, i  …see more

from £50 / night

£285 - £420 / week

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from £50 / night

(41) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow in Southrepps

Norfolk / Southrepps

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect for our family get together” Coach Cottage was just what we were looking for. Located in a quiet village near a very good locals pub and a shop. The property is well maintained and equipped. Underfloor heating is a real treat. There were so ma  …see more

from £90 / night

£400 - £995 / week

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from £90 / night

(48) Excellent 

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Broadford holiday bungalow rental

Isle of Skye / Broadford

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
Ardmore a stunning spacious 3 bedroomed bungalsow (STB 5 stars) in an idyllic setting enjoys magnificent sea or mountain views from all rooms. Quietly located in the village of Broadford it is within easy walking distance of local restaurants and amenities. Ideal for fa  …see more

from £110 / night

£500 - £1090 / week

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from £110 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow in Camborne

Cornwall / Camborne

3 4 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“a wonderful place to stay in Cornwall” From the beginning of our arrival the place felt very special. This is a newly refurbished, immaculate bungalow with plenty of space inside and a lovely terrace and garden for relaxing outside.It looks even bette  …see more

from £68 / night

£475 - £665 / week

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from £68 / night

(28) Very Good 

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Port Eynon holiday bungalow rental

Swansea County / Port Eynon

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Ideal place for great walks of the Gower” Very pleased with accommodation and location was great, but it was out of season so nice and quite. The local pub the Ship Inn was good for food and not far away, also recommended is the café/chipshop on sea  …see more

from £40 / night

£190 - £650 / week

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from £40 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Bungalow rental in Castlewellan

County Down / Castlewellan

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Fully accessible, purpose built, self catering accommodation, sleeps 8, with all modern conveniences. Ideal location for families & wheelchair users. Close to beach, forest park, golfing, hill walking, mountain biking etc. Walk to shops, restaurants & bars.WiFi  …see more

from £150 / night

£850 - £1000 / week

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from £150 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow in Georgeham

Braunton / Georgeham

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Lovely location and so helpful and friendly. Can't recommend enough” We had a fantastic break. The bungalow was clean and well equipped. Lovely quiet village and fantastic views from the garden - very friendly cows visited the back fence each evening.  …see more

from £90 / night

£395 - £795 / week

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(10) Excellent 

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Bungalow rental in Keswick

Lake District / Keswick

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
In KeswickBoasts views of the Lakeland HillsSpacious 3 Bed Sleeps 632inch Led TV Freesat HD DVDPlayroom with TV DVD great for the childrenGenerous garden & ample patioPlenty of parking with private driveway and garageWIFI<br />Family Run, spacious 3 bed home  …see more

from £70 / night

£325 - £675 / week

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from £70 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Gunnislake holiday bungalow rental

Cornwall / Gunnislake

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 37 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Renovated in 2014 Boo's is a lovely self-catering bungalow located within a quiet, friendly holiday village, situated in the Tamar Valley which is an AONB. The accommodation is very well suited to families or groups of friends alike. The bungalow itself has thre  …see more

from £80 / night

£348 - £612 / week

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from £80 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Holiday bungalow with shared pool, golf nearby in Hayle

Cornwall / Hayle

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“A lovely little chalet” Very nice place helpful owners who let us know when we could go in earlier. Would stay here again and recommend to friends.  …see more

from £45 / night

£180 - £650 / week

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(28) Excellent 

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Bridport holiday bungalow rental

Dorset / Bridport

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
Sunnybrook is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac only three minutes level walk from Bridport town centre. This comfortable and spacious two-bedroomed bungalow offers visitors all the facilities of a medium sized Dorset market town, combined with the stunning scenery of the  …see more

from £80 / night

£485 - £750 / week

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from £80 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow rental

Bude-Stratton / Widemouth Bay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
*** NOW TAKING BOOKINGS FOR 2017 *** *** Book a second or subsequent week in 2017 and receive a £20.00 discount** Fabulous holiday bungalow which has its own private patio area with garden furniture. Situated on a small family run site with stunning views of the W  …see more

from £30 / night

£220 - £630 / week

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from £30 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow in Glenarm

Glenarm / Glenarm

4 6 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
This modern bungalow is located in the beautiful coastal village of Glenarm in the picturesque Glens of Antrim. This cosy house is tastefully furnished with all mod cons offering a pretty enclosed BBQ patio area to the rear and commands stunning views to the front, from  …see more

from £60 / night

£350 - £450 / week

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(5) Excellent 

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Ski bungalow to rent in Dalfaber

Aviemore / Dalfaber

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Newly refurbished well appointed 2 bedroom detached bungalow, sleeps 4 comfortably. It has been refurbished to a high standard and boasts modern amenities including modern Italian leather suite, butterfly fold away dining table,satellite TV, Modern fitted kitchen with d  …see more

from £90 / night

£375 - £500 / week

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from £90 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Gt Barton holiday bungalow accommodation

Bury St Edmunds / Gt Barton

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
“Very comfortable and well equipped house.” We very much enjoyed our stay at "Wylene" which was well equipped for the three generations of our family, with plenty of parking space, a large garden (mostly lawn), a badminton set and a selection of toys f  …see more

from £122 / night

£710 - £910 / week

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from £122 / night