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.
Lucca Palazzo apartment
Lucca, Tuscany, Italy
City Centre Boltholes
In the very heart of Lucca is this bright and stylish apartment. Housed in an ancient city building it retains it architectural integrity but with the comfort and intimacy that make it a modern bolthole perfect for two. Exploring or escaping, it ….
Évora Pool Apartment
Évora, Alentejo, Portugal
Portuguese pool retreat
This haven for two, with its modern interiors and private pool, is in the heart of the ancient Portuguese town of Évora, close to Lisbon and with beaches an easy day out. A true escape.
Nr Stonham Aspal, Suffolk, England
A beautiful 300 year-old restored grain barn in an exquisite rural setting makes this holiday cottage for two a sublime spot for romantic souls. Exposed beams, a winding oak staircase and wood burning stove offers peace and relaxation, in style. Prepare to ….
Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire
Country bolthole for Two
Cosy and romantic converted barn for two set in stunning gardens. Explore historic and beautiful Worcestershire or simply retreat and recharge. Read about Hop Pickers’ House, another beautiful cottage for two at Brook Farm.
The Crofter’s House
Isle of Skye, Scotland
PARED BACK HIGHLAND BLISS
It’s hard to imagine a more cosy, romantic escape than this beautifully renovated cottage, quietly nesting in meadows overlooking the rugged beauty of Skye’s rolling hills.
OLD MEETS VERY NEW
Two brilliant loft buildings to choose from, both in superb areas of Berlin. Miniloft Mitte is a 19th century factory building in East Berlin, renovated and added to in order to create highly distinctive contemporary apartments. Miniloft Kreuzberg follows the same style but opens ….
Pantelleria, Sicily, Italy
A RUGGED JEWEL
Ancient architecture merges with a Mediterranean landscape of pinewoods and palms in the creation of Tenuta Borgia. On a UNESCO protected island (noted for its ancient vine cultivation methods) Tenuta Borgia’s Dammuso Grande is a listed heritage building and combines rough luxury ….
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. ….
Okel Tor Mine Cottages
Tamar Valley, Cornwall, England
If it’s peace, tranquility and dramatic scenery you’re after, then choosing from these two converted mine buildings would be a good start. The Smithy and The Count House are the ideal getaway-from-it-all romantic cottages in Cornwall for two. With period features and ….
Old Forge York
Sand Hutton, York
Enchanted garden holiday cottages
Two family friendly holiday cottages, stylishly renovated with quirky interiors, private gardens and the use of over an acre of lovely gardens within easy reach of York, the moors and the coast. There’s veggies, chickens and firepits dotted around the grounds but ….