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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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Holiday chalet in Crianlarich

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Crianlarich

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
This elegant modern chalet supplies everything you need for a real luxury stay. Step out onto your private decking on a bright morning, and the view across Loch Iuibhair (pronounced Ewar) to the steep glenside will take your breath away. Then look on the other directi  …see more

from £164 / night

£728 - £1250 / week

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from £164 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Holiday chalet rental

Province of Viterbo / Sutri

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 35 km
  • Child friendly
The property is located in the immediate vicinity of the city of Sutri, in the province of Viterbo, and more precisely in the majestic “Calandrina park,” behind which one encounters the hot springs of Vicarello. Since Casa Pierret is immersed in the Vicarello park,  …see more

from £68 / night

£471 / week

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from £68 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday chalet rental

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Crianlarich

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 50 km
  • Child friendly
Award-winning - Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2015; for the 5th year with over 180 reviews  …see more

from £122 / night

£434 - £600 / week

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from £122 / night

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(6) Excellent 

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Gordon's Bay holiday chalet let

Cape Town / Gordon's Bay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“stunning” from the moment we drove up to the villa and seen the views over the bay,feel in love with the place,has everything you need and more,the kitchen area has everything, tv room with a stunning picture on the wall,really nice bedroom with bat  …see more

from £50 / night

£350 - £480 / week

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from £50 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday chalet in Crianlarich

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Crianlarich

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 50 km
  • Child friendly
Ptarmigan is one of the most popular properties on the Portnellan Estate. With breath taking views to the East I often see people taking in the amazing sunrise from their private balcony. With a spacious open plan kitchen, living and dining area the property benefits f  …see more

from £157 / night

£567 - £770 / week

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from £157 / night

(19) Excellent 

17

Holiday chalet rental

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Lochgoilhead

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Pet friendly
WHAT IS SPECIAL ABOUT DALRIADA Turn up, switch off, re-charge. A wonderfully refreshing cabin-in-the-woods type holiday on the shores of Loch Goil in the Loch Lomond National Park. Bliss. NEW TO THE AREA - FIND OUT MORE There is much to see and do in the area. Visit ou  …see more

from £85 / night

£450 - £700 / week

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from £85 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Holiday chalet rental

Isle of Skye / Breakish

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
Romantic self catering cottage on the Isle of Skye perfect for honeymooners.  …see more

from £115 / night

£550 - £700 / week

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from £115 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Haute-Corse / Chisa

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 22 km
  • Private garden

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from £103 / night

£715 / week

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from £103 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Holiday chalet with swimming pool in Miami Platja

Costa Dorada / Miami Platja

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful spacious villa” What a wonderful holiday we had at Villa Mercer. Everything we needed. Beautiful spacious and lovely decor and the kids loved the pool.. Hope to book again this year. Ideal for families with children  …see more

from £115 / night

£800 - £1900 / week

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from £115 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday chalet letting

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Crianlarich

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
5 star, 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom self catering holiday property sleeping up to 8 people on a stunning Highland estate with loch and river fishing, boats, Canadian canoes, Wifi, BBQ, mountain bikes and much more. Over 140 reviews on Tripadvisor being awarded a 'Certifi  …see more

from £313 / night

£1050 - £1850 / week

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from £313 / night

(20) Very Good 

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Yaverland holiday chalet rental

Sandown / Yaverland

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
“A great place to start and end each day” This little chalet was a great place to lay our heads at the end of each long day exploring the island. It very quickly became "home". It was much better equipped than I had expected, with lots of little extras  …see more

from £32 / night

£195 - £475 / week

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from £32 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Haute-Corse / Lozzi

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

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from £68 / night

£471 / week

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from £68 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Self catering chalet in Hayle

Cornwall / Hayle

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Child friendly
Welcome to our chalet at Riviere Towans, Hayle which forms part of St Ives Bay, Cornwall. We have sea, sand and sunsets, as well as free wi-fi. Our beautiful, double-glazed seaside chalet with sea view is within a five minute walk to Hayle beach with three miles of uns  …see more

from £50 / night

£280 - £700 / week

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from £50 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Ski chalet to rent in Chamonix Town Centre

Chamonix / Chamonix Town Centre

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
“Great holidays” A very nice stay in this very well located Chalet, 10min walk from Chamonix and between 10 to 20min to any resort with the local shuttle (free). The chalet is comfortable and cosy. We had a lovely stay  …see more

from £127 / night

£1085 - £2748 / week

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from £127 / night

(23) Very Good 

21

Holiday chalet in Westward Ho

Bideford / Westward Ho

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Lovely accommodation with an amazing sea view.” Lovely accommodation with a beautiful sea view. Perfect for a short break/relaxing holiday situated next to an unspoilt beach. The whole family had a great few days away and we are already looking to boo  …see more

from £75 / night

£400 - £750 / week

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from £75 / night

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Holiday chalet with swimming pool in Sant Esteve de Palautordera

Province of Barcelona / Sant Esteve de Palautordera

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Charming house at the foot of Montseny with garden and swimming pool. It´s an area ideal for cycling, trekking and eat local food. The house it´s 40 minutes by train from Barcelona (paseo de Gracia) and 20 minutes by car of La Roca Shopping Center . The house has a f  …see more

from £76 / night

£631 - £937 / week

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from £76 / night

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Holiday chalet rental

Haute-Vienne / Nexon

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Set in 2 ha of private grounds and Quiet Valley set in the Park Perigord Limousin Close to all amenities Porcelain City of Limoges (airport) 1 of 3 Houses, with 3 bedrooms ensuite Fishing Permitted on Lake Walking, Cycling (Bike Hire ) Relax by the pool with Family or  …see more

from £85 / night

£421 - £622 / week

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from £85 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Holiday chalet in Down Thomas

Devon / Down Thomas

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
Paradise Found, No. 49 Bovisand Park is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty. This is the ideal location to enjoy either a relaxing sea side stay, or a more energetic and active holiday. The chalet has a yellow sandy beach just below it and spectacular vie  …see more

from £41 / night

£290 - £580 / week

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from £41 / night

(14) Very Good 

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Chalet accommodation in Cardiff Newport Glamorgan with shared pool, golf nearby

South Wales / Cardiff

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool
With Cardiff City Centre just 7 miles away Marconi Holiday Village is the perfect location if you are either looking to visit Wales' Capital city or if you simply want a peaceful getaway We are situated on the coast with spectacular sea views over the Bristol Chann  …see more

from £42 / night

£290 - £428 / week

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from £42 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Saint-Gervais-les-Bains ski chalet to rent.

Haute-Savoie / Saint-Gervais-les-Bains

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
“Lovely little chalet.” This was the second time I've stayed at Le Mazot, and I highly recommend it. The chalet is charming, cozy and incredibly well-equipped for its size. Better still - you can just about see the nearest ski lift from the window, and  …see more

from £85 / night

£550 - £1400 / week

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from £85 / night

(7) Very Good 

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Holiday chalet with shared pool in Llansteffan

Carmarthenshire / Llansteffan

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
A beautiful, modern cedarwood chalet set in peaceful countryside yet only 2 miles from the beach and castle of Llansteffan. Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms. Ideal for bird watching, walking, fishing or just relaxing.Heated indoor pool and childrens play area onsite, ideal for a  …see more

from £50 / night

£250 - £380 / week

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from £50 / night

(36) Very Good 

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West Bexington holiday chalet rental

Dorset / West Bexington

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Ms” The chalet was in the perfect location for exploring Dorset. Was very well appointed for a comfortable stay and would recommend a visit.  …see more

from £60 / night

£695 / week

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from £60 / night

(22) Excellent 

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Holiday chalet rental

Sandown / Yaverland

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“IMMACULATE CHALET OVERLOOKING THE SEA AND CLIFFS” The chalet looked brand new and was spotlessly clean. It was in a lovely position. You could see the sea and cliffs from the settee-impressive when there was a thunderstorm and you could watch it in  …see more

from £25 / night

£175 - £550 / week

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from £25 / night

(16) Excellent 

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South Cerney holiday chalet rental

Cotswolds / South Cerney

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Lovely comfy chalet” We stayed here for three nights whilst visiting family who live nearby. The chalet was in great condition, clean and very comfortable. The surrounding park is great, and although some facilities were shut as it was out of seas  …see more

from £40 / night

£240 - £560 / week

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from £40 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Sandyhills holiday chalet rental

Dumfries and Galloway / Sandyhills

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
Criffel Lodge is a modern self catering chalet for up to 6 and is situated is a small group of 10 chalets in mature oak woodland next to Colvend golf course. Great for families as Sandyhills beach is 10 minute walk away, and cliff top coastal walks take you round to Ro  …see more

from £60 / night

£260 - £586 / week

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from £60 / night

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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

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from £59 / night

£253 / week

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from £59 / night

(34) Excellent 

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Holiday chalet rental

Padstow / St Merryn

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Fabulous weekend break in Padstow!” My partner and I stayed for 3 nights in Whimbrel Chalet. I can’t recommend it enough. The chalet is a clean, bright, comfy and is a great size. Perfect for what we wanted. It has one double bedroom and the other  …see more

from £60 / night

£300 - £525 / week

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from £60 / night

(22) Very Good 

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Bacton holiday chalet rental

Norfolk / Bacton

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.05 km
  • Child friendly
“Peaceful, beautiful location” My husband and I stayed at Otter's Holt for one week (end July/begining aug) with our 4 children aged 15, 12, 10 and 6 and our little dog. We received the key and all instructions we needed one week before as promised. We  …see more

from £60 / night

£350 - £600 / week

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from £60 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Chalet rental in Sant Rafael with swimming pool

Ibiza / Sant Rafael

4 8 5 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic Villa, Great Location, Lovely Owner” We stayed in Villa Can Miro at the start of June 2016 and we had such an amazing experience. Aida (the owner) couldn't have been more helpful. We were arriving late and so all of the shops would be shut m  …see more

from £219 / night

£1589 - £3530 / week

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from £219 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Chalet rental in West Country

Padstow / Atlantic Bays Holiday Park, St Merryn

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“absolutely lovely and couldnt have been nicer,fantastic” This chalet was perfect and cant find anything negative to say it was a lovely site and the chalet itself was clean, comfortable and high quality.the reception staff were very helpful.we had a r  …see more

from £28 / night

£190 - £490 / week

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from £28 / night

(25) Very Good 

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Holiday chalet in Balloch

West Dunbartonshire / Balloch

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 13 km
  • Car not necessary
“Just what we were looking for” A few quiet days away to ourselves is what we wanted and that's exactly what we got. The cottage is very clean and very well kitted out. We had no disturbances and felt very relaxed. The weather was pretty bad (but th  …see more

from £60 / night

£420 - £460 / week

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from £60 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Holiday chalet in St Osyth

Clacton-on-Sea / St Osyth

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Wonderful !” A far too short break in this quirky, comfortable and clean bungalow. Relaxing, peaceful, cosy and set within the unique landscape of a private coastal reserve. Lived up to it's description and to everything we had hoped for by our choice  …see more

from £80 / night

£450 - £685 / week

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from £80 / night

(3) Average 

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Chalet rental in Au Cap

Au Cap / Pointe Au Sel

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
Beautiful ocean view, shallow water, suitable for family. Relaxing ocean front chalet.  …see more

from £55 / night

£383 - £589 / week

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from £55 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday chalet in St Merryn

Padstow / St Merryn

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Child friendly
“A great base for touring Cornwall, or simply enjoying Padstow” A nice quiet location away from the tourist crowds at Padstow Car essential to local villages and beaches Close by - St Merryn has pubs, restaurants, supermarket, fish & chips and petrol  …see more

from £60 / night

£330 - £355 / week

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from £60 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Haute-Corse / Lozzi

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

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from £68 / night

£471 / week

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from £68 / night

(11) Very Good 

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Ski chalet to rent in Chamonix Town Centre

Chamonix / Chamonix Town Centre

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Ski
“Great base for a ski or summer trip to Chamonix if alone or a couple” My second stay this ski season which says a lot in itself. Very easy to book but on this occasion the owner went well out of their way to help me find accommodation on my first and  …see more

from £76 / night

£421 - £505 / week

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from £76 / night

(6) Excellent 

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West Country holiday chalet rental

Cornwall / Hayle

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
“Mr” We found Roslyn very accommodating. Easy to find and spotlessly clean we found all cleaning products we could need there. Middle bedroom bed needs replacing and sofa and chairs very hard when sitting on them other than that no complaints at all. L  …see more

from £55 / night

£280 - £760 / week

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from £55 / night

(35) Very Good 

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Holiday chalet in Yaverland

Sandown / Yaverland

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
“A Little Slice of Paradise” A beautiful chalet in a gorgeous location - just a five minute walk from a lovely sandy beach. The amenities in the chalet were good and our hosts were very happy to answer any queries and make suggestions. We are r  …see more

from £32 / night

£195 - £475 / week

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from £32 / night

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Province of Grosseto / Grosseto

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation

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from £43 / night

£295 / week

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from £43 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday chalet in Kilsallagh

County Mayo / Kilsallagh

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
sea view chalet is a comfortable two bedroomed holiday home overlooking clew bay and its islands adjestation to Croagh Patrick ,14 km from Westport town and greenway 6 kms from louisburgh town and beaches with breathtaking scenery  …see more

from £43 / night

£169 - £320 / week

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from £43 / night