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Converted building holidays and tours, 2015 and 2016

Our fantastic selection of converted buildings offers you the best opportunity to stay in some of the most unusual and eco-friendly accommodation out there. From England to India all our converted buildings owners are committed to supporting the local community and reducing the environmental impact of your stay.
Cave accommodation in Andalucia, Spain
Two traditional Spanish cave houses, from 400 - 600 per week
Northumberland self catering barn conversion, England
Barn conversion in Hadrian's Wall, from 265 - 505 per cottage per week (sleeps 5)
Liguria holiday accommodation, self catering apartments
Stay in a restored medieval village, from 390 - 1200 per apartment per week (sleeps 2-6)
Fowey accommodation in Cornwall, sleeps 2, England
Cottages in a Cornish watermill, from 90 - 125 per cottage per night
Powys self catering barn in Wales, Alder Barn
Peaceful, self-catering Barn conversion nr Knighton, Powys, from 60 - 71 per person per night
Wheelchair friendly holidays, Brittany, France
Wheelchair accessible apartments, from 200 - 500 per week (sleeps 4)
Sil Canyons accommodation in Galicia, Northern Spain
XVII century manor house rounded by forests and meadows, from 50 - 100 per apartment per night
Powys self catering barns for large groups, Wales
A spacious, well appointed events venue in rural Powys, from 979 - 1245 per accommodation per 3 nights
Powys self catering barn nr Knighton, Wales
Converted barn in smallholding, near pretty Knighton, from 46 - 65 per person per night
Luxury Loch Ness apartment, Scotland
Stay in luxury at a 19th century abbey, from 448 - 784 per accommodation per week (sleeps 4)
Alton bed and breakfast in Hampshire, England
B&B Gold Winner at 2011 Beautiful South Awards, from 50 - 100 per room per night
High Weald self catering farmstay, England
Farmstay cottage in glorious High Weald countryside, from 420 - 730 per week (sleeps 4-6)
Dordogne converted mill bed & breakfast, France
A beautiful water-mill, nestled in a timeless river valley, from 85 per accommodation per night (sleeps 2)
Self catering apartments near Marlborough, Wiltshire, England
Fantastic barn-style self catering accommodation, from 240 per week
Lanzarote rural hotel, Canary Islands
Typical rural country family house in Lanzarote, from 53.55 - 175.35 per room per night (sleeps 2)
Peak District self catering house, sleeps 14, England
Elton Old Hall c1668 - 5* Holiday House - exclusively yours, from 1385 per house per weekend
Beachy Head lighthouse B&B, South Downs, England
Beachy Head lighthouse B&B with panoramic South Downs view, from 138 - 210 per room per night
Unusual accommodation in Cornwall, a railway carriage
Beautifully converted railway carriage in village location, from 305 - 525 per accommodation per week
Cranbrook oast house B&B, Kent, England
Unique accommodation within Kent's oldest oast house, from 80 - 90 per accommodation per night
Chilterns self catering barn conversion, England
A beautifully converted barn standing in private gardens, from 395 - 645 per accommodation per week (sleeps 4)
Converted barn self catering farmstay, France
Rustic riverside retreat on small organic farm in Pyrenees, from 190 - 260 per accommodation per week
Luxury accommodation in a castle, Monselice, Italy
Self catering & B&B accommodation in a castle, from 90 - 130 per room per night
Quantock Hills self catering stone barn, Somerset, England
Jacob's Barn offers quality self-catering accommodation, from 570 per week (sleeps 10)
Converted Monastry accommodation in Crete, Greece
Self catering replica monastery accommodation, from 122 - 162 per house per night
Languedoc B&B in a converted barn, France
Eco B&B nr mountains & beach in unspoilt southern France, from 80 - 100 per room per night (sleeps 2)
Boutique bed and breakfast in the Chilterns, England
Luxury B&B in stunning Chiltern countryside, from 85 per room per night
Self catering converted barn in Kent, England
Converted luxury barn to sleep 4-5 on working farm, from 330 per cottage per week (sleeps 4-5)
Cold Spring Harbor B&B in Long Island, USA
Unique & spectacular eco-friendly B&B in Cold Spring Harbor, from US $175 per room per night (sleeps 2)
Carmarthenshire converted barn self catering, Wales
Walkers' paradise with breathtaking views, from 68 - 135 per accommodation per night
Converted barn self catering cottage in Wiltshire, England
Lovely converted stable in unspoiled Wiltshire countryside, from 40 per person per night

56 reviews for Converted building holidays4 star overall rating

These full and frank independent Converted building holidays reviews are from travellers who have booked directly through Responsible Travel. They are not edited by us or any of the companies we work with. Find the real story, from real travellers below.

Cave accommodation in Andalucia, Spain
WONDERFUL. Out first three generation family holiday in several years and it couldn't have been better. (more)Melissa Elliott
It was good, for a week we lived like Hobbits in our home under the hill. For fans of Bilbo Baggins this is the place to be. (more)Susan Clack
A wonderful peaceful relaxing experience but also great fun for our children as they found much to enjoy (more)Brian Boyle
From 400 - 600 per week
Fowey accommodation in Cornwall, sleeps 2, England
Everything about it was above expectation, we absolutely could not fault it!! (more)Jenny Rendall
It is a lovely high spec cottage in a beautiful area. We were very sad to leave and we would be very happy to return or recommend it to friends. (more)GRAHAM WILSON
Excellent...Restorative peace and quiet and attention to detail in providing good facilities and information for guests by the owner. (more)Karina Martin
From 90 - 125 per cottage per night
Liguria holiday accommodation, self catering apartments
It was just a lovely place. In practical terms our abode was very spacious, comfortably cool and well equipped - very relaxing and with lovely views of the valleys. The staff were very friendly and helpful. (more)Mike Bloom
Loved our holiday. A nice relaxing end to a busy stay away. (more)Louise Doyle
It's the most fantastic place. I would recommend wholeheartedly but see my reservations above. (more)Frances Henderson
From 390 - 1200 per apartment per week (sleeps 2-6)
Luxury Loch Ness apartment, Scotland
Most memorable was staying in the monastery & the wonderful views of Loch Ness. (more)Jenny Copeland
The accommodation was fantastic and the location was stunning. Climbing Ben Nevis was very memorable. (more)Maureen Richardson
The Abbey is beautifully sited just at the south end of Loch Ness and Fort Augustus is a pretty village (more)Vimty Muir
From 448 - 784 per accommodation per week (sleeps 4)
Cave hotel in Cappadocia, Turkey
Memorable parts? Everything was memorable, starting with the emails from Abdullah from the hotel whilst we were planning our trip, then the welcome we received on arrival at 11.00pm at night, the meal that had been prepared for us at that late hour, the rooms that we and our 2 friends stayed in, the amazing buffet breakfast each morning, Fathi the waiter who happily laid up a table for us on the terrace for dinner on warmer evenings & always emphasised that Gamirasu was our home, then there... (more)Sue Ivey
From 175 - 1200 per room per night
Wheelchair friendly holidays, Brittany, France
Memorable parts? I think the scenery on the Brittany coast, and a wonderful meal we had on our last day, plus some great visits to local artisan producers. Local benefits? Yes, we shopped in local shops and markets, and five of us travelled together in a relatively fuel-efficient car, using the ferry rather than flying. Overall rating? Going away was quite an undertaking as two of our party were over 90. We did quite a lot of forward planning, and Jacqui was tremendously helpful,... (more)Lis Burch
From 200 - 500 per week (sleeps 4)
Luxury accommodation in a castle, Monselice, Italy
Memorable parts? The creation of a relaxing atmosphere - from sitting in wonderful gardens to chilling out in the pool to sitting in the amazing cellar wine bar. Tips? Kitchen facilities were impressive - useful as nearest restaurants a drive or cycle (tricky in the dark!) away. Local benefits? To some extent - local people ran the place. A limited vegetable patch was available for guests to use as they wished. Overall rating? Overall the staff and building really... (more)Jackie Hoare
From 90 - 130 per room per night
Chichester bed & breakfast accommodation, England
The owners were very nice people, and the breakfast was very good. (more)Sarah Hagen
Really enjoyed exploring this area of Britain, which I have never really explored before. Particularly liked Arundel Castle, and as for the breakfasts they were amazing. (more)Wendy Morris
This weekend was very relaxing for us. I believe you can make it even better with the local sport activities such as kite surf, sailing, etc... Probably for next time! (more)Marion Renoux
From 30 - 55 per person per night
Pembrokeshire luxury barn accommodation in Wales
Memorable parts? Beautiful walks along the Pembrokeshire coast where we saw lots of wildlife including choughs, peregrine falcons and dolphins. Tips? Use the service provided to order your food before you arrive. It was wonderful and we didn't have to lug food all the way from London! Local benefits? An extremely eco-friendly farm with solar panels, geothermal heating and many more features. Buying the food from the service provided also benefited local farmers. Overall... (more)Nicola Goddard
From 600 - 1365 per accommodation per week

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5 stars
I am reborn! Simply the best holiday I have ever been on
4 stars
Some great stories to tell the grandchildren. Would recommend to a friend
3 stars
Very enjoyable
2 stars
It was OK
1 star
A bit disappointing really
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