Rural Retreats in the UK

Looking to book a tranquil rural retreat break in the UK?  Country Cottages Online features one of Britain’s best collections of rural retreats.  Whichever part of the UK you want to holiday in, choose from luxury rural retreats, secluded rural retreats for two, pet-friendly rural retreats and quirky havens, and book the best rural escape break in England, Wales, Scotland or Ireland for you.

Why Book a Rural Retreat Break?

Many of us lead busy lives nowadays, and need to get away from it all in our leisure time where we can slow down, de-stress, relax and unwind in serene surroundings.  Rural Britain with its fields, farmlands, meadows and moorlands, offer an ideal oasis where you can escape to a quieter, more tranquil environment and feel more at one with nature. 
Breathe in fresh country air, listen to the soothing sound of birdsong and the wind whistling through the trees, wildlife watch from the comfort or your holiday home, and watch the sunset over the countryside, on a serene rural holiday in Britain.  


What Type of Rural Retreat do you want to Book?

Below are some of the most popular searches for rural retreat cottages in the UK.


Coastal Rural Retreat Breaks Coastal rural farm cottage

Do you want to book a rural escape where you can combine a country holiday with time by the sea?  The UK is home to some secluded retreats, farm cottages and barn conversions which enjoy a rural setting, yet are just a short distance from the seaside.  If you want the best of both worlds with coast and countryside on holiday, you may want to book a coastal rural retreat break.
Coastal Rural Retreats



Luxury Rural Retreat Rentals Luxury rural retreat

Sometimes only the very best will do, and rustic breaks can still be luxurious!  You can still feel spoiled and holiday in stylish high quality rustic accommodation with fine features like Egyptian cotton bed linen, quartz kitchen worktops and luxury furnishings whilst enjoying an escape to the country.
Luxury Rural Retreat Breaks



Pet-Friendly Rural Retreat Breaks Pet-friendly luxury rural retreat

If you are a proud owner of a much loved pooch, and want to escape to the countryside with your four-legged friend, you may want to rent a dog-friendly rural escape where your hound will be as welcome as you will be. Some rustic retreats even feature dog beds and dog bowls to make your pooch feel truly at home.

Dog-Friendly Rural Retreats



Tranquil Romantic Hideaways Romantic rural holiday

If you are lucky enough to be part of a loved-up partnership, then you may be searching for a rural love nest where you and your partner can enjoy quality time in a secluded, rural or remote setting. Just imagine holding hands whilst walking through country trails and breathing in fresh country air, or watching the sunset over the fields at your secluded retreat.

Rural retreats for 2



Escape to a Quirky Rural Retreat Rural quirky watermill holiday

Do you love the countryside but have an adventurous spirit and want to stay in rustic accommodation that is a bit different or quirky?  Ideal for memorable getaways, quirky retreats in the countryside include options like pods, treehouses, and even converted watermills.
Discover Quirky Rural Retreats



Which Part of the UK do you Want to Escape to?

The UK is home to some beautiful tranquil countryside settings where you can relax and unwind in serene surroundings.

England with its rolling countryside, hills and moorlands, can be the ideal place to hide away and immerse yourself in the tranquillity of nature on holiday.  Maybe you want to book a country retreat in a National Park like the Peak District or Yorkshire Dales, or maybe you want to holiday in Cornwall, Devon, Dorset or Somerset in the West Country?  Or perhaps you want to book a rural retreat holiday by glens, forests, fields, lochs and pastures?  If so, Scotland has plenty to offer, from the unspoilt Highlands to the Scottish Borders and Perthshire.  For a rural holiday where valleys, fields, mountains and meadowlands beckon, Wales could be the ideal place to hideaway on a rustic break. Whether you book a retreat in Snowdonia National Park, in Pembrokeshire or elsewhere, experience a slice of the idyllic good life on a rural retreat holiday in Wales. Whichever part of Ireland you choose to discover, there are so many green and beautiful parts of the country where you can hideaway in a crofters cottage or on a farm, far from the hustle and bustle of the modern world.
If you need ideas and inspiration, read more about the beautiful British countryside and areas to visit.  Staying somewhere green and naturally beautiful can be simply great when it comes to taking it easy.



Book the Perfect Rural Escape in the UK

Whatever the part of the UK you book a countryside escape in, and whether you opt for rural self-catering accommodation by the sea, a luxury country escape, a dog-friendly haven, a sleeps 2 secluded oasis or a quirky rural retreat, we hope you find the perfect break for you.

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