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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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Province of Pesaro and Urbino / Fano

1 5 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly

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from £79 / night

£237 - £553 / week

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from £79 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse in Fontana

Island of Gozo / Fontana

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
This brand new luxurious penthouse is on the top floor of a nice new modern building.This penthouse offers a large terrace equipped with dining table, sunbeds & BBQ. This outside area is just perfect to relax with a glass of wine and enjoy the panoramic views that t  …see more

from £50 / night

£351 - £505 / week

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from £50 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Puerto Banus

Puerto Banus / Los Flamingos

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic apartment and location” The apartment was ideal for our family holiday and I would highly recommend it. It is an ideal base to enjoy top class restaurants, beaches, golf and pampering days at local 5 star hotel.  …see more

from £158 / night

£878 - £1185 / week

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from £158 / night

(6) Excellent 

57

Penthouse rental in Orlando with golf nearby

Orlando / Vista Cay

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 60 km
  • Swimming pool
“Awesome As Always” We've stayed at Vista Cay numerous times, and all of the condo's are obviously lovely. Its a safe, clean, central location to see all that Orlando and the surrounding area has to offer. This unit is on the south side of Vista Cay,  …see more

from £80 / night

£555 - £671 / week

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from £80 / night

(85) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Fuengirola

Costa del Sol / Fuengirola

3 7 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Marvellous penthouse” Very nice 3 bedroom penthouse with several terraces. The situation of the penthouse in the building is excellent as it is on the top floor and the corner of the building. Distance to the beach is about 20 minutes on foot but ther  …see more

from £42 / night

£290 - £990 / week

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from £42 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with golf nearby in Southwold

Suffolk / Southwold

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Holiday protected through agency owning property. A highly luxurious hide-away apartment in part of a beautiful period property. Pull out single sofa bed for an occasional extra guest/young child. Ideal for two, situated right next to the beach and the town. Stunning i  …see more

from £95 / night

£325 - £850 / week

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from £95 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Western Cape / Plettenberg Bay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly

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from £150 / night

£1167 / week

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from £150 / night

(31) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse letting

Mijas / La Cala de Mijas

2 5 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“What a place! Beyond expectations.” We stayed in this apartment for 11 nights. We all felt very comfortable here, like a home from home. The apartment is well furnished and equipped with everything you could need. The owners and agent in resort co  …see more

from £47 / night

£325 - £600 / week

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from £47 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Port de Pollenca holiday penthouse rental

Port de Pollenca / Sandy Beach

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
Fantastic recently refurbished Penthouse apartment right on the seafront of Puerto Pollensa. With fantastic panoramic views over the Pollensa Bay, it's ideal for families looking for an apartment next to the beach yet only 10 minute walking distance from town cente  …see more

from £126 / night

£878 - £1623 / week

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from £126 / night

(2) Average 

20

Penthouse rental in Roche Caiman with shared pool

Eden Island / Roche Caiman

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
Location, fabulous views, style and elegance - this beautifully built and decorated one bedroomed penthouse is in the exclusively designed purpose built marina of Eden Island connected to the breathtaking island of Mahe, situated in the shimmering turquoise Indian Ocean  …see more

from £125 / night

£850 / week

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from £125 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Penthouse rental in Flic En Flac with indoor pool

Riviere Noire District / Flic En Flac

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Open Sky est un penthouse pied dans l'eau, avec une vue à couper le souffle sur le lagon et l'océan. Si vous recherchez le confort, le calme, le soleil, la plage et la mer, vous serez servis.<br />Un service de nettoyage est compris 3 heure  …see more

from £255 / night

£1781 / week

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from £255 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse in Port de Pollenca

Port de Pollenca / Puerto Pollensa Marina

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Great location, lovely apartment” Just returned from a week here. The apartment is largely as represented. Location is good - right next to and overlooking the La Gola reserve. Walk to the beach is a minute maybe 2. Good location for just about everyt  …see more

from £109 / night

£762 - £1597 / week

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from £109 / night

(5) Excellent 

22

Porto Venere / Le Grazie

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Car not necessary

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from £71 / night

£492 / week

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from £71 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday penthouse in Ta' Xbiex

Island of Malta / Ta' Xbiex

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
“A nice place to stay and just out of the way not to be a tourist hot spot” This was my first trip booking an apartment so I was naturally dubious. But it all worked out fine. I booked via hollidaylettings.co.uk they are just the web agent. Once you've  …see more

from £44 / night

£308 - £799 / week

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from £44 / night

(11) Very Good 

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Province of Rome / Lido di Ostia

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly

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from £79 / night

£438 - £614 / week

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from £79 / night

(15) Excellent 

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East Looe holiday penthouse rental

Looe / East Looe

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Amazing stay in a beautiful flat” We were 5 Adult friends, 1 English, 3 Aussies and an Italian, who had never been to Cornwall before, let alone heard of Looe. We found Looe a good base to explore cornwall, and much less touristy than the more well kn  …see more

from £150 / night

£500 - £1300 / week

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from £150 / night

(37) Excellent 

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Penthouse rental in Funchal

Madeira / Funchal

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Wonderful holiday apartment” We spent a month on the wonderful island of Madeira staying in this lovely apartment. It is situated centrally in Funchal with all ameneties to hand, it is clean and well kept and has all the essentials you need for your s  …see more

from £55 / night

£312 - £439 / week

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from £55 / night

(6) Excellent 

25

Holiday penthouse 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 0.6 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great stay in a beautiful area of Costa del Sol” The CalaBlanca Penthouse offer great opportunities for either relaxing at the beach and the pool area or a more active stay, as we did; playing golf, go for a bicycle ride in the beautiful scenery or vi  …see more

from £70 / night

£483 - £1036 / week

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from £70 / night

(8) Very Good 

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Holiday penthouse in Bugibba

Island of Malta / Bugibba

2 5 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
A 95 sq meters penthouse enjoying fabulous unobstructed sea views. Having a very spacious front terrace equipped with BBQ. This Property is an ideal destination for tourists that want to relax whilst enjoying views of the Maltese sea all day long.  …see more

from £44 / night

£264 - £483 / week

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from £44 / night

(24) Excellent 

20

Holiday penthouse rental

Southampton / Ocean Village

4 6 4 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Confortable and spacious” The Penthouse is spacious. We received it very tidy. It has a good tv, and plenty of CDs. The furniture, the carpet, beds... are in very good condition. The building has restaurant, concierge and two parking spaces. W  …see more

from £180 / night

£900 / week

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from £180 / night

(23) Excellent 

23

Holiday penthouse with shared pool in Roquetas de Mar

Province of Almeria / Roquetas de Mar

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic Apartment” Brilliant Apartment. Got Everything you need. To Make your holiday Special Would highly Recommend. Kim @ Graham very Helpfull  …see more

from £50 / night

£145 - £295 / week

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from £50 / night

(25) Excellent 

49

Holiday penthouse rental

Estepona / Guadalmansa Playa

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Absolutely Wonderful!” Thank you Chris for a great stay. Apartment is faultless - Beautiful views, safe - friendly guard on gate - underground parking - grounds and pool carefully taken care of - lift and disabled friendly - every facility taken car  …see more

from £40 / night

£250 - £400 / week

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from £40 / night

(11) Very Good 

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Monte Gordo holiday penthouse rental

Faro District / Monte Gordo

2 7 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.075 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“Very good location” This is a well presented apartment in a good location. The balcony is a sun trap and very private. The settee is comfortable, and my husband liked the armchairs. The downside is the lighting; not enough especially in the kitchen/di  …see more

from £75 / night

£303 - £965 / week

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from £75 / night

(7) Excellent 

22

Holiday penthouse in Nerja

Costa del Sol / Nerja

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
“Excellent apartment, superb location” My extended family and I stayed in this apartment for 2 weeks in July. We were 6 grownups with 5 kids aged 2 to 13 years. The apartment with its 5 bedrooms and 3 WCs and spacious living- and dining-rooms was jus  …see more

from £88 / night

£615 - £1229 / week

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from £88 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Dorgali / Cala Gonone

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km

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from £84 / night

£658 / week

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from £84 / night

(12) Very Good 

21

Manilva holiday penthouse rental

Costa del Sol / Manilva

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Relaxing” Good size apartment, nice size Lounge/ dinner loads of outside space enjoyed large roof Top and one of the most comfortable beds of all the penthouse we have stayed in and Jason was always on hand to help. Recommend.  …see more

from £46 / night

£322 - £455 / week

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from £46 / night

(31) Excellent 

19

Holiday penthouse rental

Cornwall / Newquay

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful place to see In the new year!” Stayed at the Rocket apartment with a large group of couples to see in 2015. We were all stunned by the beautiful views from the apartment, from almost every room you could see the beautiful Cornish Coast! The  …see more

from £250 / night

£825 - £3050 / week

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from £250 / night

(7) Very Good 

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Hacienda Riquelme Golf Resort holiday penthouse rental

Hacienda Riquelme Golf Resort / Polaris World, Hacienda Riquelme

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Swimming pool
“Oasis in the Spanish Desert” We stayed here for a week this past July. The group was myself, my partner, and two friends. There was more than enough space for all of us, we were very comfortable all around especially with the 3 air conditioners which  …see more

from £22 / night

£264 - £325 / week

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from £22 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Penthouse accommodation in Speightstown

Saint Peter Parish / Speightstown

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Located on the edge of charming and historic Speightstown on the West Coast of Barbados is this fully air conditioned 3 bedroom 3 en suite bathroom, 1,700 sq ft beachfront penthouse duplex apartment with high vaulted ceilings covered and uncovered terrace with sea and b  …see more

from £150 / night

£1050 - £1750 / week

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from £150 / night

(30) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Central Albufeira

Albufeira / Central Albufeira

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fabulous apartment” Super apartment with a homely feel. Every appliance and more in the kitchen, beautiful and luxurious furnishings in lounge and bedrooms. Huge roof top terrace with sunbeds, patio furniture etc. Steep walk down to old town and bea  …see more

from £58 / night

£400 - £1075 / week

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from £58 / night

(15) Excellent 

49

Los Alcazares holiday penthouse rental

Los Alcazares / Roda Golf

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic & Relaxing Penthouse Apartment” We had a wonderful relaxing holiday, at this very well maintained and appointed penthouse apartment. It is only a 10 minute drive from Murcia airport and bars, restaurants, shops & supermarkets are within walk  …see more

from £35 / night

£245 - £485 / week

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from £35 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Ski penthouse to rent in Thollon-les-Memises

Haute-Savoie / Thollon-les-Memises

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Ski
“Fabulous apartment fabulous village fabulous amenities” From the moment we arrived we felt we were in a magical location, then we entered the apartment and we were excited beyond belief, the ambiance and comfort and view truly was magical.. It is fore  …see more

from £92 / night

£650 - £950 / week

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from £92 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Maddalena Islands / La Maddalena

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask about pets

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from £49 / night

£308 - £615 / week

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from £49 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Alcaidesa

Alcaidesa / Marina de la Alcaidesa

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“A superb apartment with stunning views” This apartment had it all. It was very spacious and clean with a high standard of fittings. It was easy to find, though a car is vital in these parts. The icing on the cake was the view of Gibaltar and the coast  …see more

from £132 / night

£676 - £1457 / week

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from £132 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse in Balmoral

Mosman / Balmoral

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
“Can't get closer to Balmoral Beach” We spent 2 weeks over Christmas at the Oriana on Balmoral Beach. We have 2 young children (2 and 5) and we are very careful about going away - a supposed holiday can easily turn into a nightmare with little ones..  …see more

from £373 / night

£2609 - £4783 / week

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from £373 / night

(24) Excellent 

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Penthouse holiday Rental Hacienda Riquelme Golf Resort

Murcia / Hacienda Riquelme Golf Resort

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely apartment in a gorgeous setting” This is the second time we have stayed in this apartment and the setting is as lovely as we remembered - it has terraces/balconies at the front and rear, so you have some sun and shade all day. The apartment ov  …see more

from £25 / night

£150 - £300 / week

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from £25 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday penthouse in La Mairena

Marbella / La Mairena

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
Lovely property situated in the "Village" of La Mairena above Marbella. An attico apartment with beautiful views down the mountain to the mediterranean. Has modern and aesthetic furniture including artwork from local artists. It is straight down the hill to  …see more

from £40 / night

£280 - £600 / week

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from £40 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Province of Livorno / Livorno

1 5 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly

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from £43 / night

£264 - £584 / week

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from £43 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Puerto de la Duquesa

Manilva / Puerto de la Duquesa

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.6 km
  • Swimming pool
“A delightful stay, one of the best” A really beautiful appointed, and comfortable apartment. Everything you could wish for. All amenities close by. Would highly recommend a stay here, a credit to the owners Tony & Rosie.  …see more

from £47 / night

£325 - £475 / week

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from £47 / night

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City of Venice / Venice

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly

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from £62 / night

£430 / week

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from £62 / night