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Going on holiday and visiting some of the best beaches in Europe really makes for a fantastic time. The great thing is that you can even find some holiday villas and cottages nearby, so getting plenty of sun, sea and sand every day is a given.


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Cantal / Mauriac

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £61 / night

£261 - £679 / week

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from £61 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Gite letting in Arricau-Bordes

Bearn / Arricau-Bordes

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 150 km
  • Swimming pool
“Peaceful, calm and relaxing” Beautiful pool with lovely surrounding shrubs and the gorgeous smell of jasmine pervading the air. Could not see the Pyrenees from the gite as mostly clludy or bright and hazy. The photos on the website are quite old and  …see more

from £65 / night

£380 - £490 / week

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from £65 / night

(21) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage rental

Gwynedd / Criccieth

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“A Lovely Cottage” Our first stay in Holly Cottage and we were delighted. Comfortable furniture, a well-appointed kitchen and a lovely garden. The shops and the beach are both just a short step away. Richard and Ann could not have been more helpful. We  …see more

from £70 / night

£295 - £385 / week

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from £70 / night

(31) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Scarborough District / Whitby

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
“Central Whitby Luxury” We had a fabulous stay at Harbourside Apartment. It was close to everything and was equipped and maintained to a very high standard. HA was bright, beautifully decorated and pristinely clean. We loved it and cannot wait to stay  …see more

from £40 / night

£280 - £575 / week

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from £40 / night

12

Holiday apartment in Pomena

Mljet Island / Pomena

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £47 / night

£329 / week

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from £47 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Benalmadena Costa holiday apartment rental

Benalmadena / Benalmadena Costa

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool

from £23 / night

£151 - £612 / week

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from £23 / night

(18) Very Good 

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Holiday studio with shared pool in Arroyo de la Miel

Benalmadena / Arroyo de la Miel

Studio 3 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Swimming pool
“A great value holiday” From getting to and from Malaga airport everything was so affordable. The train from the airport to the Arroyo was 20 minute journey and less than € 2. it was then a 10 minute walk from Arroyo station to the Agata apartments. P  …see more

from £22 / night

£155 - £220 / week

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from £22 / night

(2) Excellent 

9

Holiday chalet rental

Pembroke / Freshwater East

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly

from £45 / night

£440 / week

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from £45 / night

(30) Excellent 

29

Cottage rental in Pelynt

Looe / Pelynt

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Amazing Place” We stayed at The Court for 3 nights over New Year and could not have asked for more. Tracey is extremely welcoming and makes you feel like you have known her forever. On arrival we were left an abundance of goodies which included eg  …see more

from £60 / night

£300 - £635 / week

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from £60 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Perovoli

Corfu / Perovoli

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £44 / night

£244 / week

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from £44 / night

(34) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in La Zenia

La Zenia / La Zenia Centre

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.6 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent location, spotless clean apartment” Couldn't praise this apartment enough..everything you need..will definitely book again..and Louise was more than helpful  …see more

from £27 / night

£174 - £427 / week

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from £27 / night

12

Rhineland-Palatinate / Schoenenberg-Kuebelberg

1 5 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £48 / night

£305 - £579 / week

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from £48 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Duquesa holiday apartment rental

Duquesa / Sabinillas

2 4 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.05 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great location and lovely apartment” Great views of the sea from the balcony, within walking distance of marina with plenty of restaurants. Apartment was very clean, has everything you need I would highly recommend.  …see more

from £50 / night

£265 - £575 / week

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from £50 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Apartment rental in Palm-Mar with shared pool, golf nearby

Tenerife / Palm-Mar

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fab break” Lovely apartment clean spacious everything you need for a nice break in sun , great location safe and secure , fab pool  …see more

from £35 / night

£331 - £392 / week

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from £35 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Puerto Banus

Puerto Banus / Azalea Beach

2 5 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Perfect poolside apartment” This is a lovely, well furnished and well maintained apartment. The apartment complex itself is in a nice quiet area, yet still walking distance to beaches and, slightly further away, the glitz of Puerto Banus, although we  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 - £850 / week

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from £100 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Villa rental in Miami Platja with swimming pool, golf nearby

Costa Dorada / Miami Platja

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool

from £60 / night

£435 - £858 / week

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from £60 / night

(14) Very Good 

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Flachau ski apartment to rent.

Salzburg Region / Flachau

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Small nice and cosy aprtment right in the centre of Flachau with excellent extra benefits” We spent two weeks in this apartment in August.The apartment is just as it appears in the photos: it is not very big, so there is only one bedroom for the kids  …see more

from £66 / night

£435 - £957 / week

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from £66 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Studio rental in Russell

Bay of Islands / Russell

Studio 2 2 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Private garden
“Our visit in May 2014 was a vacation my wife and I will never forget” My wife and I cannot begin to thank Al & Cindy Pagel enough for for helping make our visit to New Zealand one of the best holidays we have ever taken. Our accommodations at the hous  …see more

from £101 / night

£605 - £678 / week

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from £101 / night

(36) Excellent 

29

Cotmore holiday barn rental

Kingsbridge / Cotmore

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Everything we wanted from our holiday and more.” Piers and Sue could not have been better hosts - they had thought of everything you might need and even provided a wonderful welcome pack. My husband and I loved the peace and tranquility of the place.  …see more

from £105 / night

£475 - £950 / week

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from £105 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Bad Goisern

Upper Austria / Bad Goisern

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly

from £31 / night

£157 - £218 / week

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from £31 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Holiday villa in Constanta

Constanta County / Constanta

13 30 Min stay varies

  • 13 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 30
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £22 / night

£122 / week

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from £22 / night

(3) Very Good 

9

Corralejo holiday apartment rental

Corralejo / Residencial Las Dunas

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.9 km
  • Swimming pool

from £37 / night

£253 - £435 / week

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from £37 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday townhouse with shared pool in Corralejo

Corralejo / El Sultan

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool

from £60 / night

£395 - £595 / week

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from £60 / night

(30) Very Good 

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Loire-Atlantique / Pornic

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly

from £48 / night

£301 / week

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from £48 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Chalet rental in O Freixo

Province of A Coruna / O Freixo

4 12 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Child friendly
“A quiet, comfortable, tranquil holiday in a magnificent rural setting” This is our second visit to this property. We love the area, the wonderful shellfish and the friendly people. Our accommodation was very comfortable and well equipped and we enj  …see more

from £105 / night

£566 - £1140 / week

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from £105 / night

(9) Very Good 

27

Nerja holiday apartment rental

Costa del Sol / Nerja

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent - just as advertised” I have just returned from this apartment where I spent a week with my sister. It was perfect for us and the location is excellent with restaurants very nearby, but also wiithin easy access to the centre and Balcon.  …see more

from £40 / night

£280 - £750 / week

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from £40 / night

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Holiday apartment in Tribunj

Tribunj / Tribunj

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly

from £70 / night

£883 / week

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from £70 / night

39

Elviria holiday apartment rental

Marbella / Elviria

3 6 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool

from £96 / night

£574 - £827 / week

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from £96 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Beaumaris

Anglesey / Beaumaris

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly

from £46 / night

£318 - £755 / week

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from £46 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Velez de Benaudalla holiday apartment rental

Velez de Benaudalla / Las Terrazas del Jardin Nazari

2 7 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 16 km
  • Swimming pool

from £26 / night

£182 / week

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from £26 / night

(5) Excellent 

39

Saint-Martin / Anse Marcel

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool

from £96 / night

£670 / week

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from £96 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment letting

Province of Alicante / Playa Flamenca

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic location” We stayed at la Ricon the apartment was clean ab No tidy, very spacious and was inside a secure gated community over looking the swimming pool it was very pretty and quiet. It was within walking distance to some lovely bars and r  …see more

from £27 / night

£185 - £265 / week

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from £27 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Islands of Sicily / Lampedusa

2 2 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £50 / night

£348 - £783 / week

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from £50 / night

(9) Excellent 

20

Holiday apartment in La Cala de Mijas

Mijas / La Cala de Mijas

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Chilled break” Beautiful apartment with excellent facilities! Great location which is far enough out of the centre of La Cala so that it's quiet but near enough for an easy flat walk in the evening! Great outside space for sunbathing but with shade if  …see more

from £65 / night

£450 - £650 / week

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from £65 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Ski studio to rent in Tsilivi

Zakynthos / Tsilivi

Studio 3 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Ski

from £22 / night

£148 - £244 / week

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from £22 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Palm-Mar

Tenerife / Palm-Mar

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Well presented with quality” There is no skimping on quality in this spacious apartment from the power shower to the branded hairdryer, to the extremely comfortable king sized double bed with access to large patio. Lots of bedding and even pool towels  …see more

from £40 / night

£348 - £392 / week

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from £40 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Orlando

Central Florida / Orlando

3 12 6 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Great vacation” This is a resort in Orlando, close to Universal Studios, Sea World, and Disney World. The apartments make you feel at home and have all the comfort you expect at your own place. There are many sports available if you want to stay at th  …see more

from £186 / night

£1299 / week

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from £186 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Holiday studio in Pula

Istria / Pula

Studio 2 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning

from £53 / night

£348 - £609 / week

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from £53 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Villa rental in Ovacik with shared pool

Mugla Province / Ovacik

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful - we loved it!!” I stayed at Villa E with my Mum and 2 friends fior 10 days in September and we had an amazing time. This is my 6th visit to this area of Turkey. The booking process was easy and Sue the owner was very helpful and organised  …see more

from £75 / night

£475 - £700 / week

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from £75 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Townhouse rental in Puerto Banus with shared pool, golf nearby

Marbella / Puerto Banus

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“El Palmeral - Kieran & Evior White - Nice People, Nice Location” This was an pleasant experience from the moment we booked it. Kieran & Evior were extremely helpful from the outset. The apartment/house is situated in a quiet suburb about a ten minute  …see more

from £135 / night

£783 - £1079 / week

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from £135 / night