Want to leave the winter chill far behind you?Bring in 2014 with a wonderful winter sun holiday in a toasty warm destination. Whether you’re after watersports, exotic tours or simply a private pool to lounge around, we’ve got it covered.
You can leave your winter clothes at home when you book one of these gorgeous holiday homes, all set in super-sunny locations. Check out our property options for all types of traveller – escape the winter chill by nabbing a chic party palace in the Canary Islands, an elegant sunbather’s villa in Thailand or a rustic house in the Californian hills.
Whether you head to the Med or plan an escape much further afield, you won’t regret booking that slice of winter sunshine – especially when you’re showing off your tan!
Quinta do Jardim is a charming farmhouse with private pool nestling amongst oak, carob, olive and cypress trees in the lush herb covered hillside close to the market towns of Loule and Sao Bras. There are superb views of the surrounding hills from the pretty gardens. …see more
Historic, beautifully converted farmhouse, with original stonework, arched Moorish-style cloister garden, and large unusual swimming pool. Sleeps up to 14 in 7 en-suite rooms, backing onto magnificent barn conversion with large kitchen, dining hall and chapel. Quiet rural hamlet in area of outstanding natural beauty, with abundant fauna and flora. …see more
Why not spent your holiday in a converted 150 yr. old farmhouse in the mid of the Mediterranean Sea on the sunny, quiet and picturesque island of Gozo with its more than 3000 yr. of history? Farmhouse Arzella ('Shell') is a beautifully converted 150-year-old farmhouse . …see more
At Quinta dos Cochichos (Cochichos Farm), you can use our 8-shaped swimming pool, use our sauna or just sit and relax in the green, quiet surroundings.
Cochichos Farm is about 20 minutes away from Faro´s International Airport.
Only a few minutes away from the town of Olhão, this coast is integrated in the Ria Formosa Nature Park. …see more
Central for visiting lots of attractions in the area such as The Alhambra Palace in Granada, Mini Hollywood where lots of big feature films have been made- peaceful with stunning views - excellent for cycling, hiking, horse riding, swimming & places of historic interest Shambala offers you an insight into what its like living & experiencing real Spain whatever your age. …see more
National Tourism award winner for best bed and breakfast in India from Honorable Indian President and kerala state tourism award winner for best homestay in kerala for TWO times.Only one approved diamond category kerala homestays in kumarakom. Coconut creek has 3 separate double room with 3 attached bath room.We are renting for per room basis …see more
Farmhouse (cortijo) with amazing views and large solar heated pool. Situated on the edge of the Sierra Nevada National Park at 1700metres. A rural location above the white village of Capileira in Las Alpujarras, Southern Spain. Perfect for walking, cycling, horse riding and simply relaxing. …see more
A Very large totally refurbished rural andalucian farmhouse & cottage with private pool & hot tub jacuzzi near white washed village of riogordo and just 20 mins to beach .Sleeps up to 17 people..Amazing vaulted lounge, farmhouse kitchen. IDEAL FOR CHRISTMAS. Exclusive use of this well equipped farmhouse & Cottage complex. ideal for large groups or several families/ …see more
Bruny Island Farm House is suitable for a couple, a family and even two or three families together. Family reunions happened here, a buck's night and even a wedding with the nearby Apple Shed as gathering place. …see more
A beautiful family farmhouse of traditional charm. Its breath taking entrance is characterised with local stone and archways that continue throughout its three floors. Ta' Rena is located on a prime vista of Nadur and boasts one of the best vantage points on Gozo.
3 bedrooms, sleeps 6 with a pool. Panoramic views of Gozo's countryside can be seen for miles. …see more
A luxurious, semi rustic farmhouse, with top class furnishings and modern amenities. Found in an idyllic rural location against a backdrop of countryside views, Levecca 5 is a spacious home with 4 Bedrooms and sleeps 8, in Ghasri. Every thought for home comfort.
The pool terrace provides a peaceful haven and opportunity for tranquil days of relaxation …see more
A superb traditional farmhouse renovated and furnished to a superior standard. Great attention to detail with excellent amenities. This spacious home is located in a private spot on the outskirts of Gharb, near Victoria and is ideal for large groups or families. The house has 6 bedrooms, sleeps 12 with an enclosed private pool . Shops and restaurants are a short walk …see more
A grand town house of superior class and indulgence. Bright, spacious and palatial with farmhouse character. It is secluded, in a peaceful location, yet within easy walking distance of Victoria. Exquisitely furnished to a superior standard. Definitely a unique find. With 3 bedrooms, pool, 3 receptions areas and a Michelin Star kitchen, it has elegance and comfort combined. …see more
Private and secluded in its own colourful gardens with some of the prettiest views of Gozo. Shrubs interweave with a maze of stone walls and balconies. A substantial pool terrace and home on one level. A short walk to Qala square with its bars, shops and restaurants. CC …see more
A hidden paradise of spacious terraces lined with palm trees and pretty shrubs. This old traditional farmhouse has character, is well furnished and retains many original features. Found in a secluded and peaceful location, yet within easy walking distance to Victoria The Cittadella has 3 bedrooms, a generous pool, private enclosed terraces and a featured stone table.
Birbuba II has everything authentic about a Gozitan farmhouse. Comfortable with plenty of character, this house is situated in a peaceful location and walking distance to the pretty village of Gharb. Ideally suited to families who want a private base to explore Gozo. The house has 3 bedrooms, sleeps 8, with a pool and is nestled next door to its smaller sister, Birbuba I. …see more
A fabulous “boutique” farmhouse in Xaghra. An ideal blend of local stone combined with a top class contemporary finish. Superbly furnished to a high standard with a private pool and 3 en-suite bedrooms. One of a cluster ideal for large groups, families and weddings. Just a 15 minute walk to Xaghra square with its cosmopolitan cafes, bars and restaurants. A great retreat. …see more
An enchanting old farmhouse, superbly restored. Ponderosa is a truly authentic Gozitan house that has retained many of its original features. Quaint with arched stone doorways and windows, its unique character provides a light, homely welcome. Ideally located in Gharb. Ponderosa has a lovely private pool terrace, 4 bedrooms and sleeps 8. Great location for scenic walks. …see more
A fabulous “boutique” farmhouse in Xaghra. An ideal blend of local stone combined with a top class contemporary finish. Superbly furnished to a high standard with a private pool. A 15minute walk to the village square with its cosmopolitan blend of cafes and restaurants One of a suite of four unique houses with 3 bedrooms, sleeps 6 (7 with a sofa bed), pool and private parking …see more
A classic traditional farmhouse, stylishly restored. Filomena combines authentic character with superior comfort. Located in a private spot in Xaghra close to village square with it's variety of cafe's, this home is superbly finished, comfortable and homely.
Part of a private suite of houses with a lovely spacious pool terrace, Filomena has 4 bedrooms and sleeps 8. …see more
A little taste of paradise tucked in a rural setting on the outskirts of Ghasri. A lovely furnished farmhouse that is bright, spacious and homely. The pool terrace is an idyllic Mediterranean picture of palm trees that surround it and countryside as its neighbour. Veduta has 3 bedrooms, sleeps 6 and has a pool. An ideal home base to explore Gozo with picturesque walks. …see more
An idyllic and unique find. In a superb location on the edge of Gozo's largest open nature reserve enjoying spectacular views of the islands south facing cliffs. Finished and equipped to a high standard the house has 4 bedrooms, sleeps 8 and is on one level, in Sannat. Close to restaurants and bars in the village of Sannat this spacious house has every modern home comfort. …see more
A fabulous “boutique” farmhouse in Xaghra. An ideal blend of local stone combined with a top class contemporary finish. Superbly furnished to a high standard with a private pool and roof terrace. Spacious, with 4 en-suite bedrooms. A 15 minute walk to Xaghra square. XX …see more
'Sa Coma' Nr. Felanitx is a beautiful stone finca/farmhouse, sleeping 9, with its own private pool. Set in wonderful, rural, peaceful countryside. 15-20 mins to coves and beaches. Dine al fresco on the patio. Large private garden ideal for families. …see more
A real paradise ,near wonderful beaches and small villages where you can eat marvelously,have wonderful walks and play golf in one of the best Portuguese Golf champ, just a few kms from the house, that´s called QUINTA DO PERÙ CASA da LAGE- the ideal property for travelers who wants to take family and friends to the best we can offer …see more
Two luxury self contained one bedroom apartments, with private pool set in beautiful countryside for those looking for peace and quiet within an hours drive of Malaga airport.
We will only let the 2 to the same party so for a couple on their own we will not let the top apartment out. …see more
Amazing artistic Morrocan style villa set in a huge walled private terrace with tiled crystal clear swimming pool overlooking mountains and lush valley of the Rio Seco in Costa Tropical. All day sun, 200m accommodation mainly one level with 4 ethnic doorways to pool 20 minute drive with long winding roads + some drop edges - 4 x 4 is not required just a head for heights! …see more
If you are looking for calm, luxury and beauty for your holidays, Mas Frigola is your place. It is an ancient (1792) farmhouse completely rehabilitated at 5min to Navata golf and 20min to beaches perfectly situated in Alt Emporda countryside. …see more
Sardinell is a lovely farmhouse over 250 year old, recently-refurbished. It is high standard and beautifully finished and pride itself with its unique features. Ideally for those who love county views, walks, reading and wonderful beaches. …see more
More than 300 years old, this traditional farmhouse exudes charm and character. With 4 bedrooms, it sleeps 7 with a pool, enclosed within a tranquil private location. Generous in size, each room retains unique and original features whilst provides exceptional comfort. Tal Masklu is an ideal family in Gharb and a close walk to the local supermarket, bars and restaurants. …see more
Beautiful rustic farmhouse in peaceful valley surrounded by own garden and countryside. Large private pool with terraces and BBQ for al fresco eating. Perfect place for flowers, walks and romantic getaways as well as a safe place for children. An area of peace and beauty but with access to many interesting places waiting to be discovered. …see more
Rural farmhouse with large swimming pool and spectacular views in the heart of Alentejo. Ideal for families, walking and bird watching holidays. Wide terraces for dining.Nearest town Odemira, 20 minutes' drive along riverside track, beautiful beaches 40 minutes' drive. Superb location for relaxing holidays among nature, cork oaks and olive trees. Sun, swimming in paradise. …see more
Casa do Alto is 5 km from Braga historical city center and within 45 min drive from the cities of Porto & Guimarães, the seaside resorts of Póvoa de Varzim & Esposende, the Celtic/ Roman archaeological site of Citânia de Briteiros and Peneda/ Gerês National Park. Activities such as walking and hiking, golf and many other are available nearby. Excellent food & wine.
Sleeps 6. Detached 3 bedroom Andalucian farmhouse with private jade-green pool. Fully equipped inside & out. South facing terraces. Approx 6 km from small town of Colmenar - for selection of shops, restaurants etc. 110km from Granada. 49km from Torre del Mar (beaches). Officially registered 'Casa Rural' with Andalucian Tourist Board CR/MA/00243 …see more