Looking for something outrageously different for your next holiday? Then take a look at these holiday castles, windmills, yurts and manor houses that are all available for you to book and make your holiday an extraordinary one.
And there’s plenty to choose from: you could set your loved one's heart racing with a fairy-tale break to a French chateau or rent a houseboat in Amsterdam with your pals. Or how about escaping to a cosy log cabin in the mountains, or going glamping on a yurt holiday in Devon or Cornwall.
If stunning and unusual architecture is for you, rent a regal castle in the Scottish Highlands, a quirky lighthouse by the sea or return to a bygone age on a windmill holiday in Greece.
“Good example of a trullo and great location for exploring the Puglia countryside” The trullo is located in tranquil surroundings with spectacular views over the Puglia countryside. The accommodation is traditional and offers everything you need for a
We spent 10 days at the comfortable and characterful Trullo azzurro , situated some 10-15 minutes drive from the nearby town of Locorotondo with its lovely old quarter and many fine restaurants. This … More
“Getting away from it just got a whole lot better!”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2014
We have just enjoyed an amazing week in a very unique property in a very special location! Mark and Mary have painstakingly renovated their trulli and it was a pleasure and privilege to be there. The … More
“comfortable, well-appointed trullo for unique holiday experience”
Reviewed 23 Aug 2014
We had an excellent holiday in this beautiful trullo set in the middle of the Puglia countryside with beautiful views over the vines and olive trees.
The trullo has all mod cons, with dishwasher,… More
“Fabulous Stay!” Amazing week in a beautifully decorated luxury Trullo. Anita & Pino are incredibly welcoming, friendly & helpful in suggesting super places to eat & visit if you can bear to drag yourself away from the tranquility & beauty of Il Gelso.
“Relaxing, comfortable, classy with a charming host”
Reviewed 12 Nov 2011
We stayed for 9 days in october break with 2 kids aged 4 and 10. The house is simple and classy and very vitally, comfortable. Lovely sofas and not too much fiss for the kids to damage. Its Homes and … More
“Peace and tranquility in Puglia.”
Reviewed 12 Sep 2011
We stayed in Il Gelso for a week in August and had a fantastic time. The Villa is beautiful and the owners have done a very thoughtful renovation and extension to provide very spacious and comfortabl… More
“This is a very special house”
Reviewed 8 Sep 2011
This is a very special house. The building works and the fit-out (inside and outside) have been carried out with a great deal of care, style and attention to detail. The standards throughout are unusu… More
We stayed for week in November at Belmullett coastguard Station and would highly recommend it. From the start of the holiday to the end it was wow. We were met by Laurance who was the ideal host even… More
Thank you for the kind & positive feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay & hope to see you again in future. Best wishes from all at Belmullet Cgs.
“Beautiful garden, friendly and helpful owners.” We stayed at La Casina and enjoyed the freedom of the garden and courtyard eating area. The weather was very hot so be prepared with insect creams etc.
Jane was very friendly and helpful, she even
“A truly amazing place to create some lifelong memories.”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2014
From the moment we drove into the gated grounds to the moment we left we knew we chose the right house for the Tuscany/Florence piece of our vacation.
Upon arrival we were greeted by our hostess, J… More
“Great time with great friends” Lovely relaxing time . Very rural and quiet. Lovely house . Great fete in Saint Christophe with an amazing firework display . Great walks with the children all set in beautiful surroundings.
We were first attracted to the Moulin by the photos, and we were not disappointed. What you see is what you get. It is a magic property, in a beautiful, if unspectacular, part of rural France.
Reviewed 17 Oct 2012
Aug 12 was our fifth visit to Moulin de Marousse and as expected we had a really great time. Peaceful surroundings and a large house means we do not get in each others space. Moulin has
everything f… More
“Fabulous house and location”
Reviewed 25 Sep 2012
We stayed at moulin de Marousse for one week in September . The house was spotlessly cleaned on arrival. We were made welcome with an arrival pack.
The house is spacious and in a beautiful location… More