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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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22

Holiday apartment with golf nearby in Aberystwyth

Ceredigion / Aberystwyth

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Car not necessary
“Every home comfort in a great location, highly recommended” Wow, an amazing apartment in a fantastic location. Everything you could need for a relaxing break is provided in this beautifully decorated, very well equipped accommodation. We have struggle
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from £80 / night

£500 - £790 / week

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from £80 / night

(7) Excellent 

25

Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Secret Valley Resort

Paphos / Secret Valley Resort

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Brindisi ..... a Repeat Destination” Beautifully maintained Villa both inside and out. Spacious rooms throughout with high quality air-conditioning (a must on the really hot days!). Super swimming pool. You could dine in either the sun or shade and
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from £100 / night

£695 - £945 / week

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(34) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

21

Holiday apartment with golf nearby in Berwick upon Tweed

Northumberland / Berwick-upon-Tweed

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
“peaceful,tranquil,super clean,simply the best” Probably 1 of the best apartments we have stayed in and super clean amazing views from the comfort of the lounge you can watch seals,swans (at least 15) and the evening entertainment a goodnight from the
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from £55 / night

£385 - £550 / week

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from £55 / night

(4) Excellent 

10

Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Beaumaris

Anglesey / Beaumaris

2 4 7 nights min

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

from £46 / night

£318 - £662 / week

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from £46 / night

(18) Excellent 

40

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Moraira

Costa Blanca / Moraira

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“beautiful place” what a splendid villa this is,we have just got back from laz terrazas and highly delighted, we have stayed in villas which have been more expensive which are not up to this standard of this one, so pleased we are booking for next year
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from £70 / night

£490 - £1250 / week

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avg. 3 hours 6 minutes

from £70 / night

(11) Excellent 

106

Holiday home with golf nearby, tennis court in Prendergast

Haverfordwest / Prendergast

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Child friendly
“Excellent” A beautiful location and fantastic place to stay - high standard of accommodation and very welcoming hosts - the kids absolutely loved it. We will be back.
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from £150 / night

£800 - £1900 / week

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from £150 / night

15

Nice holiday apartment rental

Nice / Mont Boron

1 4 Min stay varies

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

from £62 / night

£416 - £726 / week

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from £62 / night

(7) Very Good 

13

Holiday home letting

Anglesey / Beaumaris

4 8 3 nights min

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

from £85 / night

£395 - £800 / week

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from £85 / night

(45) Excellent 

26

Portrush holiday penthouse rental

Portrush / East Strand

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
“Superb location” Wonderful apartment, very tastefully decorated. Well equipped and very centrally located for the town. But it was the view! I wish I could have bottled it up and taken it home.
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from £80 / night

£750 - £1225 / week

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from £80 / night

(22) Excellent 

24

Santa Maria, Tavira holiday apartment rental

Tavira / Santa Maria, Tavira

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Fabulous House in Tavira” Centrally placed, allows access to all key points on foot. A lovely place to stay in the centre of Tavira. Beautiful old house with generous accommodation.
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from £110 / night

£550 - £925 / week

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from £110 / night

(7) Excellent 

26

Holiday villa in Puerto Del Carmen

Puerto Del Carmen / Central Puerto del Carmen

3 7 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Excellent” Excellent villa in a great location. Really was everything we were looking for. Very spacious and homely and had everything we needed. Mid holiday clean and bed change was lovely and also pool towels supplied was an extra bonus as saved spa
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from £124 / night

£787 - £1258 / week

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avg. 51 minutes

from £124 / night

(9) Excellent 

20

Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Los Alcazares

Los Alcazares / Roda Golf

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Great apartment, steps from the pool” The Roda golf resort is immaculately maintained and the area around this apartment is no exception. We really enjoyed being able to lie on sun loungers outside the apartment whilst being able to see the kids in th
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from £40 / night

£308 - £571 / week

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avg. 27 minutes

from £40 / night

(19) Excellent 

27

Cala d'Or holiday apartment rental

Cala d'Or / Cala D'Or Marina

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Well located, comfortable apartment” We had a very enjoyable two-week stay at Sue’s apartment. The apartment is pleasantly furnished and has the advantage of a large outside seating area. El Puerto itself is quite tranquil in September and is well l
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from £75 / night

£495 - £650750 / week

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from £75 / night

(19) Excellent 

22

Penthouse rental in Kalkan with shared pool

Kalkan / Central Kalkan

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fabulous penthouse apartment” Stayed here for our honeymoon for 11 nights. Had a wonderful time in Kalkan and which made it better was the fabulous apartment. Had everything you could need and the roof terrace complete with jacuzzi and the most fanta
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from £40 / night

£400 - £900 / week

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from £40 / night

(8) Excellent 

39

Holiday apartment with swimming pool in Cambrils

Baix Camp / Cambrils

3 7 Min stay varies

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

from £67 / night

£465 - £1660 / week

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avg. 2 hours 55 minutes

from £67 / night

(7) Excellent 

25

Holiday villa in Cala Vadella

Ibiza / Cala Vadella

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool

from £250 / night

£1000 - £2900 / week

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avg. 1 hour 16 minutes

from £250 / night

(11) Excellent 

Certificate of Excellence

56

Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Sitges

Province of Barcelona / Sitges

4 8 4 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great apartment in a great resort” Have just come back from our holiday in Sitges. The apartment was perfect for our needs, well equipped and a real home from home. The resort itself was perfect for a holiday with teenagers - we enjoyed several of the
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Certificate of Excellence

from £141 / night

£985 / week

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avg. 53 minutes

from £141 / night

(10) Excellent 

39

Holiday apartment in Playa de las Americas

Playa de las Americas / Parque Santiago 2

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Excellent apartment in prime location!” I've just spent a week at this lovely apartment with my husband, 3 kids and my Mum. The apartment is modern, spacious and has everything you need and more! You can see the sunrise from the huge balcony. I was a
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from £122 / night

£850 - £1200 / week

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avg. 3 hours 57 minutes

from £122 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Ardmore

County Waterford / Ardmore

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £42 / night

£288 - £465 / week

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from £42 / night

(3) Excellent 

21

Holiday apartment in Stresa

Lake Maggiore / Stresa

1 4 4 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £71 / night

£496 - £719 / week

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avg. 1 hour 57 minutes

from £71 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Ibiza Town holiday villa rental

Ibiza / Ibiza Town

4 8 Min stay varies

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

from £89 / night

£2213 - £4602 / week

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from £89 / night

(26) Excellent 

35

Manor house rental in Galway with golf nearby

County Galway / Galway

5 15 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
“Way to Go!” We travelled to Ireland with our 4 grown children/significant others etc. This place was really well located. Took the train into Galway..we were able to take the bus back out.. kids were able to take a cab..It was great. Can walk into
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from £15 / night

£91 / week

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from £15 / night

(35) Very Good 

24

Holiday apartment in Royal William Yard

Plymouth / Royal William Yard

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Excellent apartment, recommend 100%” We stayed here for the preparation for our wedding and some time after the event. A fantastic apartment, well equipped and very well presented. A great space to get ready in with fantastic views of a beautiful loc
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from £65 / night

£427 - £854 / week

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from £65 / night

(14) Very Good 

23

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Kolymbari

Platanias / Kolymbari

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Mr” Really lovely villa, fantastic swimming pool. All very private, lovely rural location. Peaceful. Exceeded expectations
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from £79 / night

£550 - £1095 / week

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avg. 1 hour 24 minutes

from £79 / night

(4) Excellent 

24

Tholos, Crete holiday villa rental

Agios Nikolaos / Tholos, Crete

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“This is a great villa!” The Villa is spotless, comfortable and has a magnificent view and a great pool. Kostas and his wife are so nice and they take very good care of the Villa and its surroundings. At arrival the fridge was packed with everythinkg y
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from £210 / night

£1470 - £2257 / week

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avg. 2 hours 6 minutes

from £210 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday riad accommodation

Essaouira / Ancient Medina

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Child friendly

from £80 / night

£500 - £840 / week

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from £80 / night

(13) Excellent 

30

Holiday hotel apartment rental

Gold Coast / Surfers Paradise

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool

from £186 / night

£1300 / week

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from £186 / night

(13) Very Good 

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Holiday home in Fylingthorpe

Robin Hood's Bay / Fylingthorpe

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“home from home” We found the house very clean and tidy and very comfortable. Everything we needed was at hand and for our short stay it was perfect. Very handy to have the shop next door and the inn just across the road . A really nice quite villag
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from £65 / night

£505 - £715 / week

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from £65 / night

(46) Excellent 

30

Villa rental in Seminyak with swimming pool

Seminyak / Oberoi

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic Villa” We stayed in Villa Viona 2 for 12 days in October while celebrating my birthday and our wedding anniversary. From day one everything was perfect and had no problems at all. Roni the Manager was there to meet us on arrival at the villa
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from £107 / night

£700 - £1487 / week

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from £107 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday bungalow with golf nearby in Ipswich

Suffolk / Ipswich

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £85 / night

£560 - £630 / week

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avg. 3 hours 2 minutes

from £85 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Holiday home in Falmouth

Cornwall / Falmouth

5 11 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Beautiful house with everything we needed.” Stayed here with a group of friends and it was great - walking distance to town (though Falmouth seemed quite hilly!) Kitchen great as were all the bedrooms - comfy beds too.
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from £150 / night

£900 - £2000 / week

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from £150 / night

(40) Excellent 

21

Holiday chalet in Panjim

North Goa District / Panjim

4 14 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic old world house, great host” If you're looking for a quiet, waterside stay in Goa, I can't think of a better house than this. Polished wood and glass abound in this wonderfully quaint house, but the furnishings (Rooms, Kitchen, bathrooms) ar
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from £80 / night

£558 / week

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avg. 1 hour 57 minutes

from £80 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday gite in Criquetot-l'Esneval

Seine-Maritime / Criquetot-l'Esneval

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly

from £62 / night

£303 - £400 / week

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avg. 35 minutes

from £62 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Orebic

Peljesac Peninsula / Orebic

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Car not necessary

from £34 / night

£372 / week

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avg. 2 hours 11 minutes

from £34 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Home rental in Mawgan Porth

Cornwall / Mawgan Porth

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly
“amazing amazing amazing” I would recommend this property to anyone the house is spacious airy and spotlessly clean. The pin has the most beautiful view's across mawgan porth from watching sunrise to sunset you just cannot get enough of the view.The be
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from £175 / night

£1000 - £1350 / week

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avg. 2 hours 7 minutes

from £175 / night

30

Rawai holiday apartment rental

Phuket / Rawai

1 3 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool

from £31 / night

£191 - £264 / week

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(7) Average 

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Studio rental in Benalmadena Costa with shared pool

Benalmadena / Benalmadena Costa

Studio 4 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Really nice apartment , comfortable, great area , lovely beaches and walks” This apartment was really nice and comfortable , in a great place , near lovely beach's and lovely promenade walks , close to parc de la Paloma , local shops and loads of rest
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from £30 / night

£205 / week

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from £30 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Pezenas holiday villa rental

Herault / Pezenas

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Swimming pool
“Gorgeous villa” We had such a great holiday staying at this lovely property. Villa is spacious, very clean and very comfortable. Our two girls (12 & 14) were delighted to have a bed room each. Large sofas and comfy chairs in living space. A very
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from £75 / night

£475 - £1400 / week

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from £75 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Canillas de Aceituno holiday farmhouse rental

Costa del Sol / Canillas de Aceituno

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Swimming pool

from £92 / night

£638 - £947 / week

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avg. 3 hours 22 minutes

from £92 / night

(22) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment accommodation

Ilfracombe / Ilfracombe Harbour

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Superb, Fantastic, covenient, great place to stay” We visited in July 2013 when weather was super warm, It was a last minute booking for 3 nights. To start the communication with the owner was top notch, I received an email and a phone call giving al
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from £105 / night

£450 - £1050 / week

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avg. 26 minutes

from £105 / night

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