Whether it’s a cottage made for two or a couples’ hotel, a romantic getaway is all about enjoying each other’s company. We’ve got some great ideas for doing just that.
Ticehurst, East Sussex, England
QUIRKY PUB WITH FANCY ROOMS
Humour, fun and personality run through every aspect of The Bell, from its luxurious guest rooms with silver birch trees growing through them to the French horns fashioned into gents urinals. This is a gay friendly village pub renovation where the heart ….
Eco Estate Oasis
Reconnect with nature but in luxury at Ortenia, Slovenia’s first eco-conscious apartments with spa on site. You’ll love how high end, modern design exists harmoniously with the lush surrounding countryside here. Thermal spas, hiking trails, and some of the best cuisine in ….
Sharrington, Holt, Norfolk, England
It’s the English seaside – but not as we know it. These utterly sophisticated cottages for two and four, set in the grounds of a Jacobean manor house, offer designer exclusivity with a relaxing, coastal vibe. Tranquil, private and close to oyster ….
IDYLLIC TUSCAN HIDEAWAY
This 19th century barn has been converted into a cosy and welcoming cottage surrounded by lavender-filled gardens and the benefit of a private 10m pool – perfect for Tuscan summers. Its historical use as a chesnut drying barn is reflected through the use ….
Ard Daraich garden studio
A perfect Highland escape
An intimate eco friendly contemporary self catering cottage for two, from which you can explore the rugged landscape of western Scotland. You can rent this alongside the main house for larger groups – see Ard daraich.
Old Barn Tregonetha
Saint Columb, Cornwall, England
ECO BARN RETREAT
In the midst of stunning Cornish countryside, this converted stone barn has all the trappings of a country cottage – beautiful gardens, stone walls, a wood burner in the huge sitting room, there’s even an AGA – but coupled with every mod ….
Powers cottage on the hill
County Waterford, Ireland
AN IRISH ESCAPE
Originally a 1920s worker’s cottage, today it’s a beautiful marriage of old and new; celebrating its past through retained features and décor, but thoroughly embracing the 21st century with its glass and steel extension and great kitchen. It’s truly a lovely space.
Okel Tor Mine Cottages
Tamar Valley, Cornwall, England
If it’s peace, tranquility and dramatic scenery you’re after, the choosing from these two converted mine buildings would be a good start. The Smithy and The Count House (each sleeping two) are the ideal getaway-from-it-all cottages. With period features and decoration but ….
Loch Awe Boathouse
Achnacarron, Argyll, Scotland
On one of Scotland’s most picturesque lochs, this tranquil cottage offers unbeatable scenery. You’ll be right in the middle of a secluded haven framed by mountains, whilst having a bright and airy architect-designed space to enjoy it all from. Beautiful walking trails, ….
Casal dei Fichi apartments
Le Marche, Italy
LUXURY IN THE SUN
This beautifully restored farmhouse, with six very comfortable apartments for two, has stunning views of the Italian countryside and is the perfect setting for a lazy holiday exploring the real Italy, heading off to the Adriatic or simply flopping by the pool. ….