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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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La Maison D'Anna - Marcilhac-sur-Cele cottage sleeps 4

Lot / Marcilhac-sur-Cele

2 4 7 nights min stay

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0 km; Swimming pool;
La Maison d'Anna is a charming house in the picturesque village of St Sulpice sur Cele in Le Lot region of south west France. The house is typical of the area and is situated on a quiet single track road that leads from the village church to the river valley road. The  …see more

from £60 / night

£420 / week

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Apartman Nea - Brzac apartment sleeps 3

Krk Island / Brzac

1 3 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Air conditioning;
Apartment is situated in place Brzac in Croatia. It is modern and clean and the owners are very polite. There are few terraces on Your disposal and a grill house; which is free to use. 800m from the apartment is a very nice beach, surrounded with vegetation. The owners  …see more

from £61 / night

£427 / week

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(23) Very Good 

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Lily's Cottage - Crail cottage sleeps 4

Fife / Crail

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.1 km; Child friendly ;
Lily's Cottage is a traditional built stone cottage (c1750) in the the beautiful seaside village of Crail. It was probably originally a weaver's cottage (not a fisherman's cottage as some people assume) but it has recently been extensively refurbished wi  …see more

from £69 / night

£295 - £565 / week

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from £69 / night

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Upper Bavaria / Lenggries

2 4 5 nights min stay

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Ski; Child friendly ;
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from £84 / night

£585 / week

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from £84 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Clachtoll Cottage - Stoer house sleeps 6

Scottish Highlands / Stoer

3 6 6 nights min stay

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 6 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Car essential;
The artistic owners have created a house of considerable charm filled with an extensive collection of books, paintings and unusual objects of considerable interest. The interior is extraordinarily comfortable.The house is situated in a stunning location just yards from  …see more

from £133 / night

£800 / week

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from £133 / night

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Marina Beach Apartments - Marina Smir apartment sleeps 4

Tetouan / Marina Smir

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.3 km; Swimming pool;
This luxury apartment is beautifully furnished having a good sized lounge with dining area, which leads to the balcony with pool, garden or mountain views.The apartment is situated just two minutes walk from the golden beach of Tamuda Bay. Two bedrooms - one double and  …see more

from £42 / night

£294 - £889 / week

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from £42 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Rugen Island / Sassnitz

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; No pets allowed;
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(20) Excellent 

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The Tailor's Cottage - Fanad - Portsalon cottage sleeps 7

County Donegal / Portsalon

3 7 2 nights min stay

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 2 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Car advised;
The Tailor's Cottage is a three bedroom holiday cottage nestled in the hillside and located in the townland of Tullyconnel in the northern part of the beautiful Fanad peninsula.Sleeping accomodation is 2 bedrooms with a double bed inbeach 1 bedroom with full size bunks,  …see more

from £40 / night

£360 - £375 / week

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from £40 / night

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Modern apartment with pool, Ciudad Quesada

2 4 7 nights min stay

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Child friendly ;
Ref. AL95 This is a beautiful non-smoking ground floor apartment within walking distance to shops, restaurants and bars. The Natural Park of La Mata is 500 meters and the beach is 5 km (3 minutes by car) away. It is located in a newly completed residential area. The apa  …see more

from £37 / night

£255 - £467 / week

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from £37 / night

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Appartamento Aurora - Locarno apartment sleeps 3

Lake Maggiore / Locarno

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Swimming pool;
- 65m², ideal für 2-3 Personen- Piazza Grande: 5 Gehminuten- Seepromenade: 5 Gehminuten- Einkaufen: Migros im Haus- Küche mit Glaskeramik Herd, Granitabdeckung, Geschirrspülmaschine und Mikrowelle- Badezimmer mit extragrosser Dusche und Closomat, separates Gäste WC  …see more

from £86 / night

£600 - £957 / week

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from £86 / night

(3) Excellent 

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apartment sessa - Dubrovnik Old Town apartment sleeps 2

Dubrovnik / Dubrovnik Old Town

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.3 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
Beautiful apartment is located only 300 meters from the Old Town to the most beautiful part of citty colled PLOČE above deluxe Hotel Excelsior with beautiful wiev of the Old Town, the island Lokrum and the sea. It is located near sand beach called BANJE ( East-West Clu  …see more

from £9 / night

£61 / week

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from £9 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Vendee / La Faute sur Mer

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.2 km; Child friendly ;
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from £66 / night

£348 - £609 / week

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from £66 / night

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Esprit du Monde - Rhein 2 - Schaffhausen apartment sleeps 3

Canton of Schaffhausen / Schaffhausen

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
2-Zimmer WG mit KücheUnser Haus aus dem 16. Jahrhundert liegt an ruhiger, verkehrsfreier Lage in Stein am Rhein und nächstliegend zur Espi Badi, die ideale Sommerdestination für Kinder und Eltern (2 Min. zu Fuss).In unmittelbarer Umgebung finden Sie wunderschöne Ort  …see more

from £127 / night

£762 / week

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from £127 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Small hamlet 5* Gold cottages, lovely countryside

Lancashire / Preston

19 50 3 nights min stay

  • 19 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 50
  • 3 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 32 km; Child friendly ;
Barnacre Cottages are winners of many local and national awards. The first 5* Gold cottages in Lancashire, North West England. Our small, private hamlet of five luxury stone cottages, are in a superb rural setting, fields surrounded by woodland in the Forest of Bowland,  …see more

from £200 / night

£1500 / week

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from £200 / night

(28) Excellent 

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Grosvenor apartment (poshpads) - Southport apartment sleeps 4

Merseyside / Southport

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 2 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
THIS APARTMENT IS ABSOLUTELY TOP QUALITY SITUATED IN THE BEST PART OF SOUTHPORT Owners, Val and Brian Bolger, have established something fresh and exciting here, maintaining the traditional features of yesteryear whilst creating a luxury retreat with all the cutting e  …see more

from £120 / night

£700 - £6500 / week

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(4) Excellent 

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Calvados / Saint-Vigor-le-Grand

5 2 3 nights min stay

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 7 km; Not suitable for children;
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from £52 / night

£360 / week

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from £52 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Italian Riviera / Borgio Verezzi

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Ask owner if suitable for children; Ask about pets;
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from £79 / night

£548 / week

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from £79 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Upper Bavaria / Feldafing

1 2 7 nights min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Child friendly ;
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from £74 / night

£518 / week

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from £74 / night

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Aero / Soeby

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 2 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
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from £70 / night

£457 / week

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from £70 / night

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SMALL QUIET APARTMENT - Lanusei apartment sleeps 3

Province of Ogliastra / Lanusei

1 3 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Pet friendly;
The name says it all: Niususu in sardinian language means "The above nest". It is situated in the centre of the quiet village of Lanusei, perfect if you want to escape from the stress of the city. This particular apartment is perfect for a couple but can also  …see more

from £44 / night

£261 / week

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from £44 / night

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Cecina / Marina di Cecina

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0 km; Child friendly ;
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(16) Very Good 

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Beach-front apartment - Bray apartment sleeps 5

County Wicklow / Bray

2 5 7 nights min stay

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.1 km; Child friendly ;
Located on Strand Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow. 5 minutes walk from the train station, 1 hour by air-coach from Dublin Airport and easy access to Dun Laoire ferry port. The ideal base for exploring the garden of Ireland (County Wicklow).Suitable for families or small groups,  …see more

from £68 / night

£470 - £548 / week

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from £68 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Anchorage - Ballygally bungalow sleeps 6

County Antrim / Ballygally

3 6 2 nights min stay

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.1 km; Child friendly ;
A recently re-loved light and airy house situated in the picturesque village of Ballygally at the foot of the Glens of Antrim. Ideal for families looking to enjoy a peaceful and scenic retreat with the beach 100m away and an enclosed private garden to the rear. With ro  …see more

from £85 / night

£490 - £525 / week

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from £85 / night

(34) Excellent 

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Little Roost at Uplyme - Uplyme cottage sleeps 2

Lyme Regis / Uplyme

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 2 km; Ask owner if suitable for children;
A newly-refurbished, one bed self-catering cottage - ideal for two - lovely rural retreat location but only one mile from Lyme Regis town and the Jurassic coast. Walk to local pub 10 mins, 5 miin drive into Lyme Regis town or country footpath to beach in 20 minutes. Li  …see more

from £80 / night

£350 - £600 / week

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from £80 / night

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Giulio - Portocannone apartment sleeps 4

Province of Campobasso / Portocannone

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 6 km; Child friendly ;
Il B&B si trova in un piccolo paese che dista solo 6 km dal mare Adriatico in località Campomarino (CB) con ampie spiagge e sabbia bianca e fine. Abbiamo 3 Bilocali accoglienti e moderni provvisti di Soggiorno/Cucina, Bagno, Camera matrimoniale. Sono interamente arreda  …see more

from £40 / night

£274 / week

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from £40 / night

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Schleswig-Holstein / Heringsdorf

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0 km; Child friendly ;
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(6) Very Good 

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Flat with wi-fi in Town centre - Torremolinos apartment sleeps 2

Costa del Sol / Torremolinos

1 2 7 nights min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.2 km; Swimming pool;
La Nogalera is a three key apartment complex in the middle of Torremolinos, seconds from the railway station, the shops, supermarkets and nightlife. The flat is on the sixth floor and protected by sliding glass windows from the bustle below. The block has been modernise  …see more

from £53 / night

£366 - £383 / week

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from £53 / night

(49) Excellent 

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Wood Park Stables, Rame Peninsula, SE Cornwall

Cornwall / Millbrook

1 4 2 nights min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 5 km; Child friendly ;
Unique waterside holiday cottage, former stables to Wood Park House, converted into a spacious open plan self catering holiday home with courtyard garden. Kingsize bed and shower room upstairs, a sofa bed downstairs with the advantage of a ground floor wet room. Situate  …see more

from £85 / night

£510 - £820 / week

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from £85 / night

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Schleswig-Holstein / Eckernforde

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; No pets allowed;
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from £79 / night

£548 / week

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from £79 / night

(40) Excellent 

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Coastguard Cottage - Winterton-on-Sea cottage sleeps 6

Norfolk / Winterton-on-Sea

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.5 km; Child friendly ;
Coastguard Cottage is a hidden gem, tucked away at the end of a private lane in the heart of Winterton-on-Sea. First floor: two double bedrooms, a bunk bed room, a bathroom with bath and separate large shower.Ground floor: stylishly decorated L-shaped open-plan kitchen/  …see more

from £95 / night

£545 - £975 / week

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(34) Very Good 

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48 Eversfield Place - St Leonards on Sea apartment sleeps 4

Hastings / St Leonards on Sea

1 4 2 nights min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0 km; Child friendly ;
This 1st floor apartment is located on the seafront directly opposite the beach & within easy walking distance of both Hastings & St Leonards town centers, & mainline train stations. Beautiful contemporary decor with large light airy living area & balcony overlooking th  …see more

from £80 / night

£450 - £575 / week

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(47) Excellent 

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LUISÍN, Castle Hill - Carlingford cottage sleeps 2

County Louth / Carlingford

1 2 2 nights min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; Car not necessary;
A spacious 1-bedroom cottage located in a tranquil coastal setting - breathtaking views of Slieve Foy mountain, Carlingford harbour and surrounding countryside. A little haven with a large living/dining room with fire/stove, leading to separate kitchen with small wall  …see more

from £70 / night

£414 - £500 / week

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from £70 / night

(14) Excellent 

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West Barn with Indoor pool - Toftrees barn sleeps 6

Fakenham / Toftrees

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 20 km; Swimming pool;
Beautifully finished barn conversion ideal for families or a quiet get away. The barns come complete with a full range of facilities and equipment which includes a well equipped kitchen, TV, DVD, IPOD Dock, leather sofas, high chair, travel cot. The barn adjoins our  …see more

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Broadhaven - Lossiemouth bungalow sleeps 5

Moray / Lossiemouth

3 5 7 nights min stay

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Pet friendly;
Broadhaven is a modern bungalow situated on the foreshore of the Moray Firth in Lossiemouth. It has stunning sea views and an uninterrupted vista north and west. Broadhaven enjoys sunny mornings on the south side of the bungalow where there is ample space for outdoor  …see more

from £79 / night

£550 - £660 / week

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(2) Excellent 

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Blue Haven - Strangford house sleeps 6

County Down / Strangford

3 6 2 nights min stay

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 4 km; Child friendly ;
The house overlooks the lough and across to portaferry. The house has been modernised recently . The large living room has a wood burning stove and views over the lough. The extremely spacious kitchen , dining room is housed in a converted barn. The kitchen leads out to  …see more

from £135 / night

£650 / week

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from £135 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Cà vecia - appartamento Ledro - - Molina di Ledro townhouse sleeps 5

2 5 7 nights min stay

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Pet friendly;
Cà vecia è una casa a gestione familiare situata nella zona di Pur. Divisa in due appartamenti, è circondata da un vasto giardino, fornito di Bbq, tavolo per i pasti, lettini prendisole e deposito dove poter lasciare bici o altre attrezzature.L'appartamento, imm  …see more

from £55 / night

£380 - £525 / week

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from £55 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Baca Ruadh Cottage - Staffin cottage sleeps 6

Isle of Skye / Staffin

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Car advised;
Baca Ruadh Cottage. Is a newly Built Cottage on 1 floor finished to a very high standard. The cottage has a large open plan Kitchen/Dinning/Lounge, with fully equipped Kitchen. The room has solid oak flooring & furniture, 2 & 3 seat leather sofa's with the  …see more

from £90 / night

£500 - £680 / week

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from £90 / night

(21) Excellent 

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The Bothy Cottage - Coldingham cottage sleeps 2

Borders / Coldingham

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 3 km; Not suitable for children;
The Bothy is a converted old shepherds dweling. It is a stone terraced bungalow with a slate roof situated in a peaceful rural valley. We have retained the original features including exposed wooden beams and stone work.This cottage is ideal for couples who want to re  …see more

from £85 / night

£350 - £475 / week

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from £85 / night

(29) Excellent 

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Finca Alessandra, villa on the river Ebro, Spain

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 30 km; Swimming pool;
Finca Alessandra is located in a peaceful rural setting outside the village of Mora La Nova in Catalunya. It is ideal for those wanting to soak up the sun while relaxing by the pool, taking a break from the hustle and bustle of every day life.It is a 3 twin, air conditi  …see more

from £90 / night

£500 - £1315 / week

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from £90 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday Flat Lake of Constance - Radolfzell am Bodensee apartment sleeps 4

Baden-Württemberg / Radolfzell am Bodensee

2 4 2 nights min stay

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 3 km; Child friendly ;
Ferien in RuheEinen Kilometer vom Unterseeufer entfernt, am nordwestlichen Stadtrand von Radolfzell mit freiem Blick aus dem 2. OG/DG – das bietet Ihnen diese 3-Zimmer-Wohnung mit 65 qm Wohnfläche.Sie wurde Anfang 2014 renoviert und vollständig neu eingerichtet. Ei  …see more

from £74 / night

£427 - £609 / week

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from £74 / night

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