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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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53

Koggala holiday villa rental

Galle District / Koggala

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Breathtakingly beautiful property with the most delightful hosts.” The view from Lakeview Villa will literally take your breath away. The house is stunning - beautifully designed with enormous rooms and terraces. The swimming pool is a great size and
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from £220 / night

£1400 - £2250 / week

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from £220 / night

(73) Excellent 

20

Corton holiday villa rental

Lowestoft / Corton

3 5 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“quiet friendly Corton” Great pub food, saved me cooking. Arts and craft at the church is a must, even the dog felt very much included. The boys enjoyed the on site swimming pool also. Very much recommend the place.
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from £50 / night

£255 - £599 / week

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avg. 2 hours 32 minutes

from £50 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Ukunda / Diani Beach

4 11 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £173 / night

£1207 - £4919 / week

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from £173 / night

(15) Very Good 

24

Caleta de Fuste holiday villa rental

Caleta de Fuste / Salinas de Antigua Golf Course

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Fabulous villa” We stayed in this villa for a week in November, myself , husband and family to celebrate my husbands 50th birthday. We could not have celebrated it in a nicer villa! It was plenty big enough for 6 of us although most of our time was s
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from £107 / night

£945 - £1085 / week

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24

Villa letting in Costa Adeje with golf nearby

Costa Adeje / Playa del Duque

5 10 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool

from £635 / night

£4440 - £5776 / week

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from £635 / night

(3) Excellent 

12

Villa rental in Choeng Thale with swimming pool

Thalang District / Choeng Thale

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Nice villa with great service” We stayed in the villa for 10 days and it was a wonderful experience. The villa is well-maintain and the services provided are excellent especially Suzie, who was our main contact in Phuket, is really helpful.
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from £190 / night

£1330 / week

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from £190 / night

(15) Excellent 

24

Villa letting in Port de Pollenca with swimming pool

Majorca / Port de Pollenca

7 12 Min stay varies

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“WOW!” Extended family group from 2-73! everyone had the most wonderful time. the accommodations are set in beautiful grounds kept in tip-top condition by the staff. the help from Consuelo on a daily basis made it a true break for the ladies and we
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from £300 / night

£2000 - £6700 / week

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from £300 / night

(32) Very Good 

19

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Calangute

Calangute / Calangute Beach

3 12 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Very nice place for families or big groups, close to the beach” We traveled with parents and children in Dec 2014 and chose to stay at Casa Europa. We had a very good stay - the place is close to the beach which made it very easy for us to go to the b
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from £30 / night

£480 - £1440 / week

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from £30 / night

19

Holiday villa rental

Grand Terre / Noumea

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool

from £164 / night

£1388 - £1630 / week

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from £164 / night

(8) Very Good 

39

Holiday villa rental

Amoudara / Ammoudara

2 6 1 night min

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

from £39 / night

£381 - £622 / week

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from £39 / night

(5) Very Good 

37

Villa rental in Jolly Harbour with shared pool, golf nearby

Saint Mary Parish / Jolly Harbour

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“NICE AND QUIET PLACE” We stayed almost two months in the villa and really appreciate it. The villa is very clean and updated. We specially appreciated having all our meals outside looking at the very nice view. The extended deck is fantastic and th
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from £104 / night

£727 / week

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from £104 / night

(18) Excellent 

24

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Port de Pollenca

Port de Pollenca / El Vila Estate

5 12 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“This is a great house with good facilities and perfect for relaxing.” We were travelling with our teenage sons (and friends) and when we arrived at Saltamontes we were delighted as the house is exactly as it looked in the photographs. The house was
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from £257 / night

£1795 - £7995 / week

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from £257 / night

(21) Excellent 

18

Varenna holiday villa rental

Varenna / Varenna Town Centre

3 5 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £311 / night

£2156 - £2328 / week

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from £311 / night

(22) Excellent 

48

Holiday villa in Calheta

Madeira / Calheta

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Not enough superlatives.............” We (4 adults, 2 children) stayed in August 2016 and I am still sulking that we had to return home. Pegging my laundry out in Somerset just isn't cutting it........no sea views for starters !! This villa is beaut
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from £194 / night

£1203 - £2289 / week

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avg. 2 hours 44 minutes

from £194 / night

(12) Excellent 

65

Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Laguna

Phuket / Laguna

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“Luxury in Paradise” Quality from start to finish the villa has everything you could possibly need to make your stay truly enjoyable. The accommodation is spacious enough not only for 3 en-suite bedrooms, but also separate dining room and lounge, well
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from £130 / night

£900 / week

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(16) Excellent 

28

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Arta

Majorca / Arta

5 10 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Stylish property, perfect for a relaxing holiday” We saw lots of pictures of Villa Sa Font Calenta before our holiday and wondered if it could possibly be as good as it looked. Well it was everything we hoped for and more. Situated just outside of Art
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from £215 / night

£1500 - £4500 / week

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avg. 2 hours 47 minutes

from £215 / night

(5) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

33

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Almancil

Faro District / Almancil

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful relaxing vacation” We had a wonderful stay at the villa. A great pool and really close to the beach. The vacations were great.
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from £62 / night

£434 / week

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(11) Excellent 

25

Holiday villa with swimming pool, tennis court in Mojacar

Mojacar / Mojacar Playa

4 9 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Stylish 4 star luxury” Spacious accommodation ,interesting Spanish style interiors, with excellent pool & terraces & great views from all aspects Good location, not too far from shops bars etc, you do need a car here as it is built on a hill overloo
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from £136 / night

£950 - £1884 / week

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avg. 3 hours 42 minutes

from £136 / night

(11) Excellent 

24

Svoronata holiday villa let

Svoronata / Metaxata

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“stunning pool” We arrived at night the quickest transfer ever only 10 minutes to metexata and we were there. We arrived to a lovely surprise at Herakles 1. a very warm welcome table, chairs set out and a bottle of wine. Were can we start, Bedrooms
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from £35 / night

£250 - £750 / week

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avg. 58 minutes

from £35 / night

(2) Very Good 

11

Villa rental in San Vito lo Capo with swimming pool

Province of Trapani / San Vito lo Capo

4 9 5 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £182 / night

£1100 - £2552 / week

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from £182 / night

(24) Excellent 

36

Caleta de Fuste holiday villa rental

Caleta de Fuste / Montana Blanca

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic Villa” We like quiet locations for our holidays and preferably detached properties this is the prime reason we chose this Villa, but for the price it was exceptional and far exceeded the expectations, clean, tidy on a quiet complex it was ne
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from £60 / night

£414 - £475 / week

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from £60 / night

(5) Excellent 

35

Oura Beach holiday villa let

Albufeira / Oura Beach

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £95 / night

£569 - £1897 / week

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avg. 1 hour 59 minutes

from £95 / night

(11) Excellent 

24

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Santa Margalida

Majorca / Santa Margalida

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
“Nice and relaxing” Me my husband and our little girl came back from the villa couple a days ago. We had a really nice holiday there. The villa has got great location. It's situated between fields. There is no other houses around it. You can do a lot o
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from £121 / night

£561 - £1268 / week

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from £121 / night

26

Holiday villa with swimming pool, tennis court in Urrugne

Basque Country / Urrugne

6 12 7 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool

from £432 / night

£3018 / week

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(9) Excellent 

18

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Gocek

Gocek / Gokceovacik

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Cool villa” We enjoyed our stay at this Villa. Our stay coincided with the coup in July 2016, but Gocek seemed unaffected. The villa is well equipped and the air con was a relief after the hot days. About the area, the only down side was the lack of b
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from £89 / night

£600 - £850 / week

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from £89 / night

12

Holiday villa in Tanaunella

Province of Olbia-Tempio / Tanaunella

2 5 6 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 6 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly

from £61 / night

£604 / week

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from £61 / night

(8) Excellent 

26

Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Balchik

Dobrich Province / Balchik

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool
“Splendid Holiday” We travelled with a group of friends and stayed at Villa Vista. The villa is very spacious and has all modern amenities including a BBQ situated on the lower terrace. The views from the villa, are uninterrupted, and breathtaking
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from £50 / night

£320 - £640 / week

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from £50 / night

(5) Very Good 

13

Holiday villa with shared pool in Sepang

Sepang / Bagan Lalang

1 3 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £70 / night

£462 / week

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from £70 / night

(22) Very Good 

24

Holiday villa rental

Costa Blanca / Benidorm

4 8 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
“My 30th with lasses” Fab holiday. Lovely place, bit out the way for party scene tho was €15 a taxi to get into Benidorm centre. Loved having private pool even tho we just had 1 sunny day but didn't spoil it. Ray was fab help too.
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from £85 / night

£595 - £1250 / week

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from £85 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Porto Santo Stefano holiday villa rental

Monte Argentario / Porto Santo Stefano

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly

from £87 / night

£518 - £863 / week

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from £87 / night

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Vieux Fort

Vieux Fort Quarter / Vieux Fort

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool

from £270 / night

£1616 - £2000 / week

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from £270 / night

(39) Excellent 

24

Villa accommodation in Los Romanes with swimming pool

Vinuela / Los Romanes

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Swimming pool
“UNREAL” This villa was outstanding, could never tire of the views, just what we need for a relaxing 10 Days in the mountains. As a family we had all intentions of travelling about and exploring the area, but as the villa was so well equipped we spent
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from £75 / night

£750 - £875 / week

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avg. 35 minutes

from £75 / night

(15) Excellent 

19

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro / Monte Carvoeiro

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great villa” Beautiful villa in a prime location. The photos do not do it justice. Spacious and well stocked this villa is ideal for large families or 2 families/ larger parties. It has great outdoor space, plenty of seating, sunbeds and umbrellas an
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from £125 / night

£850 - £1495 / week

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avg. 3 hours 43 minutes

from £125 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday villa accommodation

Ko Samui / Laem Set

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“A wonderful week in a beautiful villa” We stayed at Villa Sapphire for a week and we couldn't have chosen a better place to stay. The location is superb and the villa is perfect. Sitting in the open-sided lounge watching the sun go down across the inf
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from £140 / night

£980 - £1365 / week

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avg. 2 hours 57 minutes

from £140 / night

(9) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

52

Holiday villa in Playa Blanca

Playa Blanca / Costa Papagayo

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“First Class Villa” We spent a week at casa Catherine and had a great time. There were 8 of us and the villa met all of our needs. It is really well equipped, clean and it was like home from home (apart from we haven't a pool at home!). Kathy was re
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Certificate of Excellence

from £190 / night

£1050 - £1750 / week

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from £190 / night

(12) Excellent 

22

Holiday villa in Corfu

Ionian Islands / Corfu

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool

from £125 / night

£875 - £2150 / week

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avg. 2 hours 51 minutes

from £125 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Villa rental in Las Galeras with swimming pool

Samana Province / Las Galeras

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool

from £116 / night

£582 - £1454 / week

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from £116 / night

(48) Excellent 

24

Playa Blanca holiday villa rental

Playa Blanca / San Marcial Rubicon

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Ticked all our boxes” The location was for us perfect Plenty of room in the villa and the sun in the back pool area was there from 8am until 6 pm Just the ideal distance to the marina beach 10 minutes and town 20 also the bus stop supermarket And
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from £75 / night

£525 - £773 / week

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avg. 1 hour 17 minutes

from £75 / night

(32) Excellent 

45

Holiday villa rental

Arun District / Bognor Regis

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £275 / night

£1600 - £3500 / week

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from £275 / night

(49) Excellent 

68

Echo Beach holiday villa rental

Canggu / Echo Beach

3 9 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Nice house in sufer paradise Canggu” It was our first time to lovely Bali. We chose this house because of the nice reviews. The house is nice and within walking distance from many great cafe's. The staff are really helpfull and make great food for you
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from £224 / night

£1562 - £2235 / week

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avg. 2 hours 31 minutes

from £224 / night

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