Get festive by booking a city break near a spectacular Christmas market. Packed full of unique handmade gifts, light shows, ice rinks, fairgrounds and much more, Christmas markets offer plenty of festive cheer to get you into the Christmas spirit.
Cities across Europe play host to Christmas markets from November. Visit Berlin to see Charlottenburg Castle bathed in romantic lights. Or discover unique handmade gifts in between seeing the sights in Vienna, Brussels or Prague.
In the UK, some of the best Christmas markets are held in London, York and Bath. Go there for traditional German-style stalls selling handmade jewellery, crafts and toys and tasty yuletide delicacies. And there’s plenty to keep the kids entertained with street theatre, fairgrounds and, of course, Santa’s grotto.
Luxury home with indoor pool. Sleeps up to 9 people with plenty of space for family groups. Beautiful views over countryside, village location, local Gastro pub 300 yards, yet within walking distance of Oxford City centre. Excellent links to Cotswolds, Bath and London.
Chef and beauty therapy services can be arranged at additional charges on separate contract. …see more
,Rural , easy access to London and the South Coast, historic setting, excellent facilities and amenities, golfing breaks, ladies pampering and spa breaks, gym and fitness facilities, ample free and secure parking, large garden, superb local shopping, country pubs/dining The property also boasts a totally self contained attached annex which can also be available for hire …see more
Holiday flat /skiing switzerland/ Verbier Thyon Les Collons/ alpine hiking /walking/mountain biking/swimming pool/sleeps up to 6 people/very near ski lifts The Four Valleys ski area provides excellent skiing from Les Collons to Verbier. Very reliable snow. …see more
Gothic Victorian Manor rests in an idyllic location with breathtaking panoramic views across the river Severn to the brooding Black Mountains beyond. Luxurious yet casually elegant, Gothic Victorian Manor a spectacular setting and is ideal for an extraordinary holiday. …see more
Able to sleep six people in one double and two twin rooms, this property also comes with a lovely fitted kitchen with dining area, a sitting room with open fire and a garden room opening onto a large, enclosed lawned area. …see more
Able to sleep up to four people in one double and one twin bedroom, this property is set in the lovely, tranquil countryside just five miles from York, and is composed of a fitted kitchen with dining area and a wonderful lounge with open fire. …see more
Sleeps 12 guests but can sleep 15 if requires .SKY TV and unlimited high speed wifi. Full kitchen facilities
Strictly no smoking, No sound Systems or Dj's to be brought in, . NO I.D - NO Check in …see more
5 Bd/ 4 bath/ sleeps10+ 2 + cots, contemp lakeside detachted hse with 3 level south west decks, 5 star on Lowermill estate in 450 acres, 7 lakes, free £4 million on site spa /indoor & outdoor/eco heated pools/gym/tennis//playarea/TV/DVD/CH/wifi/shop/fishing/pets/pub
Call us 7 days a week 9.00am to 10.00pm or book safely on our website …see more
Spacious & luxurious, a spectacular location and amazing views of the Alps, Chalet Spa Verbier is one of the world's best and most exclusive spa chalets. On request, this exclusive property can be configured with a further 2 bedrooms for an extra 3 guests or own staff. …see more
This apartment is fitted out in a contemporary rustic style with a combination of modern furniture and traditional Swiss antiques.
The open plan living room has a comfy seating area with an open fireplace and a modern kitchen with bar and dining area. Large sliding doors open directly onto a terrace and garden, with fantastic framed views right down the valley.
The two double bedrooms each open onto the terrace with ensuite bathrooms. Charming built in double bunks with ensuite shower, complete the accommodation. Each bedroom has sprung beds with goosedown duvets and Egyptian cotton linen and is decorated with different colourful throws. …see more
Fontanet is the largest of the 3 apartments in the Sagittaire, and runs across the first and second floors of the building.
The first floor houses the apartment's 6 bedrooms; 5 doubles/twins and a triple bunk room, all with en suite bathrooms.
Each bedroom is decorated on a different theme, but the emphasis throughout is on comfort with extra deep sprung beds, goose down duvets and Egyptian cotton bed linen.
A very spacious, open plan living area is located on the second floor, with large panorama windows, giving a bird's eye view of Savoleyres and the Val de Bagnes.
The apartment has been designed to provide ample space to relax in and have fun. The elegant living and dining area with open fireplace is furnished with a mix of modern and antique pieces and is linked by folding doors to a billiard room with bar and separate TV snug. The kitchen is located separately, to the rear. …see more
"The Chicest New Chalet" - Sunday Times Style Magazine Jan 2008
Elegant and majestic, Bella Coola's sophisticated atmosphere, vast reception room and beautiful antique furniture add up to a super-deluxe holiday experience. A treasure trove of the rare and the unusual, the chalet is also completely wired for sound and vision with networked Crestron entertainment system, TV's in every bedroom and a central DVD and music server.
The chalet's open plan living area is located on the first floor and makes the perfect party space. The kitchen/ dining area is linked by a fully equipped bar to a double height reception room with open fireplace and TV snug.
The top floor is dedicated to a master bedroom suite with dressing room, bathroom and private terrace. On the ground floor are a further 4 bedrooms, all with ensuite bathrooms and 3 with direct access to the terrace.
Through huge, antique Indian gates lies a spectacular spa complex which guests can access by special arrangement. The indoor pool comes complete with massage jets and panoramic mountain views in all directions. There is a large hammam for general thawing out and spacious bar area.
Networked home entertainment system
with TVs in every bedroom
2 further wall mounted LCDs
2 games consoles – 2 PS3 and Wii
Sky digital system
Laptop pc and wi-fi system
Toys, sledges, books, games and DVDs
Vaulted wine cellar
Ski room with heated boot warmers
Daily clean and evening turndown service
Open fire in living area
Goosedown duvets and pillows
(hypoallergenic on request)
Egyptian cotton bedding
Robes and spa slippers
Jo Malone toiletries
Hairdryers in every bedroom
Travel adaptors supplied
Newspapers and Magazines …see more
Chalet White Pearl is located in Zermatt's only ski-in ski-out district, Winkelmatten. This is known as the "Beverly Hills" of Zermatt and has some fantastic restaurants and bars, children's play areas and shops. From the chalet you can ski through the meadow and down to the Klein Matterhorn Express and you can ski back to the door of the chalet down the Moosweg ski-run. There is a ski and boot-room with heated boot racks at the chalet.
Mondzeu is a newly refurbished penthouse chalet apartment just a hundred meters from the centre of the resort. Being down a long private driveway it enjoys peace and quiet that you would never expect from such a centrally located chalet.
After skiing relax in the swimming pool before enjoying the stunning views across the valley and the last of the evening sun as it sets over the Alps from the large south facing balconies with a glass of wine and canapes or whilst relaxing on the comfortable sofas by the roaring log fire. …see more
The chalet is conveniently located less than 100m from the Savolayres lift station.
Set out on three floors you enter the chalet on the middle floor. There is a main entrance and a separate ski-entrance with boot room, vestibule and a guest toilet.
The wonderful open plan living and dining area is located on this floor. The dining table comfortably sits 10. A television room is set off from the main room where the children can lounge in front of the large TV.
The well equipped kitchen is open onto the dining area. You can access the main balcony from the living area with outside dining area and a large outdoor Jacuzzi. The panoramic views from the balcony are breath-taking.
Stairs lead to the top floor where a master bedroom, a further double bedroom and a single bedroom (queen size bed) is located. The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with separate shower and bath while the other two bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms. The master bedroom also has access to a balcony.
On the ground floor is located a further two double bedrooms one with en-suite bathroom and one with an en-suite shower room.
The spa is also housed on the lower floor with a sauna, hammam, gym and 10m pool with swim jets.
The chalet has 3 outdoor parking spaces. …see more
This modern, stylishly appointed apartment is located in the 'Valentine and Victoria' complex, right in the centre of the village. The complex boasts a beautiful spa area with large pool, sauna, hammam well equipped gym and games room.
The main apartment Victoria III is set out over one floor and has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms/ shower rooms sleeping a total of 8 people.
You enter the apartment into the beautiful open plan living and dining room with open fire, luxurious sofas and armchairs. The kitchen opening into this area is fully equipped with every modern luxury. The apartment features a Bose sound system and flat screen televisions throughout.
Three of the bedrooms are situated at the rear of the property. These bedrooms open onto the terrace from which you can take in the great views of the Savoleyres ski area and plan your days skiing. These rooms include one double bedroom with en-suite bathroom and a twin bedroom with en-suite shower room as well as a further twin bedroom with shared bathroom. The fourth bedroom has double bunk beds (sleeping 2) and shares a bathroom with the twin bedroom. The bunk room has no external windows where the window opens onto the living area.
An internal staircase leads downstairs to Victoria 0II, a further 2 bedroom property with separate living area, bathroom, W.C. and laundry which can be rented in conjunction with Victoria III to sleep a total of 12 people (additional charge applied when renting Victoria III and Victoria 0II combined).
The apartment normally has a shared driver service between 8.30am and 1.00am if sold on a full service catered basis. …see more
Chalet Peak is Zermatt's premier luxury chalet, located just minutes away from the centre of Zermatt, occupying a landmark position and enjoying breathtaking panoramic views across the entire village and mountain ranges, as well as uninterrupted views of the iconic Matterhorn. The interior of Chalet Zermatt Peak has been designed to a 6* standard which has set a new authority in luxury chalet accommodation. Conceptually the chalet has been designed using the very highest quality natural materials and workmanship, incorporating warm colours and focusing on the surrounding landscape and village. The 4.5 metre floor to ceiling windows in the lounge makes the most of the beautiful views on offer. The interiors are all designer inspired with unique interior fixtures and fittings which have been sourced from all over the world to make this a truly inspiring chalet that oozes style, luxury and panache.
Entrance to the chalet is via private lift access and tunnel, and upon arrival you will be greeted by your chalet staff for a memorable champagne reception. You will experience standards surpassing that of the best 5* hotels with carefully selected, well trained staff. Once settled into the chalet, you can sit back, relax and unwind and enjoy the holiday of a lifetime.
After an exhilarating day in the mountains, Chalet Peak offers you every chance to relax and unwind with exclusive use of the wellness facilities. Choose between a sauna or steam bath followed by a soak in the Jacuzzi, which stretches from inside the wellness area out onto the external terrace. A masseuse will be on hand to aid aching and tired muscles, and for those who wish to chill out in calm surroundings, there is a nice relaxation area to enjoy. For the more active guest, a fully-equipped gym is available with the latest cardiovascular cross trainer, cycle, vibration plate and free weights, followed by a power shower to refresh. There are B&O cinema TV screens of varying sizes located in the lounge, library and 5 bedrooms, which all have access to an extensive digital DVD library as well as Sky, internet and cable TV. Children and adult guests can make use of the latest games consoles and the music system with iPod and iPhone connections. Alternatively you can sit with friends and family around the real-wood open-fireplace, or for those who wish to enjoy some quiet time, there is a separate library / study.
One of Verbier's most impressive properties, Norte occupies an enviable position in the heights of Verbier with unparalleled views of the village below and the surrounding mountains.
The chalet sleeps 10 adults and 6 children in six en-suite bedrooms and a separate 1 bedroom apartment. From the exterior the chaIet has been traditionally designed with the use of old wood in keeping with the local architecture. The interior has been designed throughout by a leading London based interior designer.
The chalet boasts one of the largest private spas in the village with pool, relaxation area, fitness, hammam, indoor and outdoor Jacuzzi, sauna and massage rooms as well as a cinema room, bar and wine cave. …see more
Chalet Sorojasa is a hidden gem, and one of only a handful of chalets in Verbier which comes with its own private indoor swimming pool. The chalet is only 200 metres from the main Medran lift station, but in a quiet, secluded spot away from the hustle and bustle of the resort.
This free-standing chalet has four floors and its own lift. The top floor is dedicated to a stylish open plan living, dining and kitchen area with a stone fireplace at its heart. Double height French windows lead out onto one of the chalet's balconies. Chalet Sorojasa is perched near the edge of Verbier's south-facing plateau, giving it dramatic views down to the Val de Bagnes and across to the Mont Blanc Massif beyond.
The five en suite bedrooms are spread over two floors and on the lower ground floor is the 11-metre indoor swimming pool, the ultimate place for an après-ski chill-out. There is also a steam room, as well as home cinema, bar and games room with table football.
Chalet Sorojasa's guests are catered for by an outstanding professional chef and chalet host. A complimentary in-resort driving service is on call 24 hours a day, taking you wherever you want, whenever you need. …see more
No.14 is arguably the largest and most unique chalet available to rent in the prestigious ski resort of Verbier. Formerly a hotel, No.14 has undergone a major refurbishment and reopened in December 2010. The result is stylish, yet understated, alpine chic. This stunning chalet features a mix of traditional timber and stone, complimented by the highest quality fixtures and fittings.
The chalet can sleep up to 26 in 3 exquisite suites and 10 beautifully furnished twins or doubles. The top floor master bedroom is exceptional with amazing views from its free standing bath or outdoor cedar hot tub. All bedrooms come with Frette bed linen, Vi-spring mattresses and a very stylish bathroom, adorned with Bamford bath and beauty products. For family skiing, 2 pairs of rooms can be interconnected.
Relax and reinvigorate in the delightful spa, which includes a 10m pool, steam room, cold plunge pool and Jacuzzi or enjoy a massage to rejuvenate tired limbs. Outside, an expansive terrace with large cedar hot tub is the ideal place to admire the majestic views of the Grand and Petit Combin.
The chalet also features a home cinema, the latest games consoles, WiFi, iPod docks and guest PCs.
Although No.14 is centrally located, chauffeured 4x4 vehicles are available to take you in and around Verbier, any time of the day or night. …see more
Alexander House is a stunning example of contemporary living. This 7 bedroom, 4-5 bathroom house sleeping 14 (and up to 16 with a sofa bed) has sumptuous living areas and lots of entertaining and dining options, both inside and throughout the beautiful grounds. …see more
This wonderful, newly refurbished penthouse apartment is ideally located just 100m from Verbier resort centre, and a 5 minute walk to the Medran lift station. Being so close to the resort centre, this chalet is lucky to boast a peaceful location due to its long private drive. After a day on the mountain, guests can relax in the shared swimming pool, or enjoy the stunning views over the valley from the large south facing balcony. …see more
This lavishly appointed apartment sleeping 8 adults and 4 children (5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 shower room and additional W.C.) is located in the 'Valentine and Victoria' complex, right in the centre of the village. The apartment is perfect for children with a second TV area and access to a beautiful shared spa area with large pool, sauna, hammam (steam room), well equipped gym and games room.
Private lift access leads you into the beautiful apartment set out over 2 floors. On the first floor the open plan living and dining room is wonderfully furnished with hide chairs and old wood finishes (dining room comfortably sits 10 and can be extended). The modern kitchen opens onto the living and dining area. The living room accesses the extensive balcony with views of the surrounding peaks.
Three of the bedrooms are situated at the rear of the property on the first floor. These open onto the terrace from which you can take in the great views of the Savoleyres ski area and plan your days skiing. These rooms include one double with en-suite bathroom, a further double and a wonderful 4 person bunk room. These two bedrooms share a shower room with a further separate w.c.
Internal stairs lead to the ground floor section of the apartment with separate entrance. A second television area a twin bedroom, bunk room (sleeping 2) bathroom and laundry room are all located on this floor. The 2nd living room and bedroom have access onto the ground floor terrace.
The chalet normally has a shared basis driver service between 8.30am and 1.00am if sold on a full service catered basis.
This contemporary penthouse apartment is located in the exclusive `Valentine and Victoria` complex, situated in the very centre of the village.
The complex boasts one of largest private pools in Verbier, a well equipped gym, hammam, sauna and games room, perfect for keeping the children entertained.
Private lift access leads you into this beautiful apartment which is located on the top floor of the Valentine building and boasts impressive vaulted ceilings.
The open plan living and dining area is finished in beautiful polished stone floors and old wood panelling. The apartment affords stunning views from its elevated position.
The apartment is set out over 1 floor and has a total of 4 bedrooms, sleeping a total of 8 people. The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom. One of the bunk rooms has a separate bathroom while the other two bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms. The two bunk rooms have double sized bunk beds (one double bed superimposed on the other). …see more
Chalet Nyumba is a stunning chalet nestling in an exclusive enclave in the heights of Verbier, next to the Sonalon restaurant.
The location affords this property with the most stunning views from its many terraces and balconies.
The chalet is set out over 4 floors and sleeps up to 16 people. The chalet is split into two distinctive structures; a main chalet and a self contained chocolate box Mazot.
The chalet is the height of Alpine chic, with worn leather sofas, distressed antique wood finishes and beautiful alpine detailing.
The chalet also boasts one of Verbier`s most extensive private Spa facilities. This is finished throughout in Italian marble with views over the valley and mountains beyond.
These lavish facilities include an L shaped pool with adjustable floor depth and swimming current (floor can be lowered or raised for children or to make into a dance floor), hammam (steam room), indoor and exterior spa, sauna and bar.
Adjacent to the Spa is located a massage room for you to ease your aches and pains from the days skiing.
The Mazot is set out as a separate family suite with a small kitchenette and dining area. A double bedroom is located on the 1st floor and a large sleeping area for 2 to 3 children nestles in the eaves.
The main chalet has an extensive open plan living and dining area with double height windows the view from which will take your breath away.
The dining table comfortably sits 12 and opens onto to the kitchen area. Stairs lead to a mezzanine office and then the master bedroom with en-suite marble bathroom and real fire.
The further two floors house additional bedrooms and also a cinema room, perfect for entertaining the children while you are enjoying a glass of champagne in the main living room.
The ground floor gives access to the garage and a wine cellar. Guests have access to one internal and two external parking spaces.
Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Excludes fees (if applicable). Prices vary depending on when you stay and how long for.
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