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126,295 Holiday homes

(86) Excellent 

    20

    Holiday apartment in Central York

    York / Central York

    1 2 3 nights min

    • 1 bedroom
    • sleeps 2
    • 3 nights min
    • Nearest beach 70 km
    • Car not necessary

    from £95 / night

    £630 / week

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    avg. 56 minutes

    from £95 / night

    (34) Very Good 

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      Portumna holiday home rental

      County Galway / Portumna

      4 9 3 nights min

      • 4 bedrooms
      • sleeps 9
      • 3 nights min
      • Beach / lakeside relaxation
      • Nearest beach 70 km
      • Child friendly

      from £88 / night

      £616 / week

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      avg. 1 hour 44 minutes

      from £88 / night

      (45) Excellent 

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        Ilfracombe Harbour holiday apartment rental

        Ilfracombe / Ilfracombe Harbour

        1 2 min stay varies

        • 1 bedroom
        • sleeps 2
        • min stay varies
        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
        • Nearest beach 0.1 km
        • Car not necessary

        from £65 / night

        £350 - £695 / week

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        avg. 16 minutes

        from £65 / night

        (2) Excellent 

          11

          Sanctuary Point holiday b&b rental

          Jervis Bay / Sanctuary Point

          1 2 2 nights min

          • 1 bedroom
          • sleeps 2
          • 2 nights min
          • Beach / lakeside relaxation
          • Air conditioning

          from £117 / night

          £797 - £822 / week

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          avg. 1 hour 52 minutes

          from £117 / night

          (13) Excellent 

            16

            Cottage rental in Bunessan

            Isle of Mull / Bunessan

            3 6 7 nights min

            • 3 bedrooms
            • sleeps 6
            • 7 nights min
            • Child friendly
            • Pet friendly
            • Private garden

            from £100 / night

            £700 - £950 / week

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            avg. 3 hours 13 minutes

            from £100 / night

            (43) Excellent 

              13

              Holiday apartment with golf nearby in Dirleton

              North Berwick / Dirleton

              2 6 2 nights min

              • 2 bedrooms
              • sleeps 6
              • 2 nights min
              • Beach / lakeside relaxation
              • Nearest beach 1 km
              • Child friendly

              from £120 / night

              £840 / week

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              avg. 3 hours 39 minutes

              from £120 / night

              (43) Excellent 

                16

                Ashurst holiday cottage rental

                New Forest / Ashurst

                2 5 min stay varies

                • 2 bedrooms
                • sleeps 5
                • min stay varies
                • Nearest beach 22 km
                • Child friendly
                • Car not necessary

                from £75 / night

                £500 - £700 / week

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                avg. 1 hour 51 minutes

                from £75 / night

                (35) Excellent 

                  77

                  Holiday villa in Florence

                  Province of Florence / Florence

                  2 6 3 nights min

                  • 2 bedrooms
                  • sleeps 6
                  • 3 nights min
                  • Nearest beach 100 km
                  • Child friendly
                  • Car not necessary

                  from £96 / night

                  £605 - £1,974 / week

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                  from £96 / night

                  (7) Very Good 

                    43

                    Holiday hotel apartment in Marseille

                    Marseille / Vieux Port

                    2 5 2 nights min

                    • 2 bedrooms
                    • sleeps 5
                    • 2 nights min
                    • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                    • Nearest beach 1 km
                    • Child friendly

                    from £101 / night

                    £705 / week

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                    from £101 / night

                    (25) Excellent 

                      10

                      Portrush holiday apartment rental

                      Portrush / West Strand

                      2 4 min stay varies

                      • 2 bedrooms
                      • sleeps 4
                      • min stay varies
                      • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                      • Nearest beach 0.1 km
                      • Child friendly

                      from £95 / night

                      £350 - £3,200 / week

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                      from £95 / night

                      (56) Excellent 

                        17

                        Holiday apartment in St. Mawgan

                        Newquay / St Mawgan

                        1 2 min stay varies

                        • 1 bedroom
                        • sleeps 2
                        • min stay varies
                        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                        • Nearest beach 3 km
                        • Child friendly

                        from £40 / night

                        £172 - £430 / week

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                        avg. 40 minutes

                        from £40 / night

                        (2) Very Good 

                          23

                          Odemira holiday cottage rental

                          Beja District / Odemira

                          2 4 min stay varies

                          • 2 bedrooms
                          • sleeps 4
                          • min stay varies
                          • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                          • Nearest beach 28 km
                          • Swimming pool

                          from £71 / night

                          £388 - £1,125 / week

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                          from £71 / night

                          (2) Excellent 

                            17

                            Holiday studio in Thonon-les-Bains

                            Haute-Savoie / Thonon-les-Bains

                            Studio 2 2 nights min

                            • Studio
                            • sleeps 2
                            • 2 nights min
                            • Nearest beach 2 km
                            • Child friendly

                            from £61 / night

                            £303 / week

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                            avg. 2 hours 48 minutes

                            from £61 / night

                            (36) Excellent 

                            Certificate of Excellence

                              15

                              Holiday cottage in Lisbon

                              Lisbon / Central Lisbon

                              2 4 min stay varies

                              • 2 bedrooms
                              • sleeps 4
                              • min stay varies
                              • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                              • Nearest beach 15 km
                              • Child friendly

                              Certificate of Excellence

                              from £96 / night

                              £670 - £856 / week

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                              avg. 1 hour 47 minutes

                              from £96 / night

                              (10) Very Good 

                                29

                                Holiday apartment in Propriano

                                Corse-du-Sud / Propriano

                                1 4 min stay varies

                                • 1 bedroom
                                • sleeps 4
                                • min stay varies
                                • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                • Nearest beach 0.3 km
                                • Child friendly

                                from £56 / night

                                £383 - £756 / week

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                                from £56 / night

                                (48) Excellent 

                                  23

                                  Holiday home in Lymington

                                  New Forest / Lymington

                                  4 8 min stay varies

                                  • 4 bedrooms
                                  • sleeps 8
                                  • min stay varies
                                  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                  • Nearest beach 5 km
                                  • Child friendly

                                  from £250 / night

                                  £1,250 - £1,900 / week

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                                  Responds fast!
                                  avg. 3 hours 52 minutes

                                  from £250 / night

                                  (56) Very Good 

                                    24

                                    Holiday manor house in South Wingfield

                                    South Wingfield / Oakerthorpe

                                    8 17 min stay varies

                                    • 8 bedrooms
                                    • sleeps 17
                                    • min stay varies
                                    • Child friendly
                                    • Private garden

                                    from £460 / night

                                    £2,000 - £3,000 / week

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                                    from £460 / night

                                    (45) Excellent 

                                      37

                                      Ski villa to rent in Inverness

                                      Scottish Highlands / Inverness

                                      5 16 min stay varies

                                      • 5 bedrooms
                                      • sleeps 16
                                      • min stay varies
                                      • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                      • Nearest beach 0 km
                                      • Ski

                                      from £206 / night

                                      £1,442 - £3,990 / week

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                                      avg. 21 minutes

                                      from £206 / night

                                      (12) Excellent 

                                        22

                                        Holiday gite in Vouvant

                                        Vendee / Vouvant

                                        2 5 3 nights min

                                        • 2 bedrooms
                                        • sleeps 5
                                        • 3 nights min
                                        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                        • Nearest beach 80 km
                                        • Swimming pool

                                        from £98 / night

                                        £802 / week

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                                        from £98 / night

                                        (2) Very Good 

                                          10

                                          Pisa holiday apartment rental

                                          Province of Pisa / Pisa

                                          3 6 4 nights min

                                          • 3 bedrooms
                                          • sleeps 6
                                          • 4 nights min
                                          • Nearest beach 19 km
                                          • Child friendly
                                          • Car not necessary

                                          from £141 / night

                                          £957 / week

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                                          avg. 17 minutes

                                          from £141 / night

                                          (57) Excellent 

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                                            Holiday cottage in Portree

                                            Isle of Skye / Portree

                                            3 6 min stay varies

                                            • 3 bedrooms
                                            • sleeps 6
                                            • min stay varies
                                            • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                            • Nearest beach 2 km
                                            • Child friendly

                                            from £150 / night

                                            £700 - £1,200 / week

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                                            avg. 48 minutes

                                            from £150 / night

                                            (93) Excellent 

                                              21

                                              Holiday townhouse rental

                                              Suffolk / Southwold

                                              6 15 min stay varies

                                              • 6 bedrooms
                                              • sleeps 15
                                              • min stay varies
                                              • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                              • Child friendly
                                              • Air conditioning

                                              from £250 / night

                                              £1,500 - £4,250 / week

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                                              avg. 22 minutes

                                              from £250 / night

                                                27

                                                Holiday condo with shared pool in Pasay

                                                Metro Manila / Pasay

                                                1 3 4 nights min

                                                • 1 bedroom
                                                • sleeps 3
                                                • 4 nights min
                                                • Swimming pool
                                                • Suitable for children age 5+
                                                • Car not necessary

                                                from £48 / night

                                                £335 / week

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                                                avg. 1 hour 51 minutes

                                                from £48 / night

                                                (113) Excellent 

                                                  21

                                                  Holiday cottage rental

                                                  Bakewell / Over Haddon

                                                  1 2 min stay varies

                                                  • 1 bedroom
                                                  • sleeps 2
                                                  • min stay varies
                                                  • Pet friendly
                                                  • Private garden

                                                  from £70 / night

                                                  £495 - £750 / week

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                                                  avg. 11 minutes

                                                  from £70 / night

                                                  (1) Excellent 

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                                                    Holiday home in Houffalize

                                                    Luxembourg Province / Houffalize

                                                    4 14 2 nights min

                                                    • 4 bedrooms
                                                    • sleeps 14
                                                    • 2 nights min
                                                    • Child friendly
                                                    • Pet friendly
                                                    • Private garden

                                                    from £192 / night

                                                    £836 / week

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                                                    (25) Excellent 

                                                      24

                                                      Holiday home in Padstow Harbour

                                                      Padstow / Padstow Harbour

                                                      4 8 min stay varies

                                                      • 4 bedrooms
                                                      • sleeps 8
                                                      • min stay varies
                                                      • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                      • Nearest beach 0.3 km
                                                      • Child friendly

                                                      from £400 / night

                                                      £1,600 - £2,200 / week

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                                                      avg. 1 hour 54 minutes

                                                      from £400 / night

                                                      (8) Excellent 

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                                                        Apartment rental in La Cala Hills with shared pool, golf nearby

                                                        Mijas / La Cala Hills

                                                        3 6 63 nights min

                                                        • 3 bedrooms
                                                        • sleeps 6
                                                        • 63 nights min
                                                        • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                        • Nearest beach 6 km
                                                        • Swimming pool

                                                        from £58 / night

                                                        £401 - £687 / week

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                                                        Responds fast!
                                                        avg. 3 hours 3 minutes

                                                        from £58 / night

                                                        (24) Very Good 

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                                                          Home rental in Liverpool with golf nearby

                                                          Merseyside / Liverpool

                                                          3 7 min stay varies

                                                          • 3 bedrooms
                                                          • sleeps 7
                                                          • min stay varies
                                                          • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                          • Child friendly
                                                          • Car not necessary

                                                          from £224 / night

                                                          £1,025 / week

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                                                          from £224 / night

                                                          (1) Excellent 

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                                                            Cottage accommodation in Kalamakia

                                                            Alonnisos / Kalamakia

                                                            2 6 min stay varies

                                                            • 2 bedrooms
                                                            • sleeps 6
                                                            • min stay varies
                                                            • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                            • Nearest beach 0.003 km
                                                            • Child friendly

                                                            from £100 / night

                                                            £698 / week

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                                                            (17) Excellent 

                                                              10

                                                              Holiday barn with golf nearby in Ravensden

                                                              Bedford / Ravensden

                                                              1 20 2 nights min

                                                              • 1 bedroom
                                                              • sleeps 20
                                                              • 2 nights min
                                                              • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                              • Ask owner if suitable for children
                                                              • Ask about pets

                                                              from £572 / night

                                                              £4,000 / week

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                                                              Responds fast!
                                                              avg. 2 hours 24 minutes

                                                              from £572 / night

                                                              (4) Very Good 

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                                                                Citta di Castello holiday villa rental

                                                                Province of Perugia / Citta di Castello

                                                                5 14 7 nights min

                                                                • 5 bedrooms
                                                                • sleeps 14
                                                                • 7 nights min
                                                                • Swimming pool
                                                                • Child friendly
                                                                • Ask about pets

                                                                from £303 / night

                                                                £2,115 / week

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                                                                Responds fast!
                                                                avg. 2 hours 25 minutes

                                                                from £303 / night

                                                                (1)  

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                                                                  Ski condo to rent in Stall

                                                                  Carinthia / Stall

                                                                  2 4 1 night min

                                                                  • 2 bedrooms
                                                                  • sleeps 4
                                                                  • 1 night min
                                                                  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                  • Nearest beach 4 km
                                                                  • Ski

                                                                  from £100 / night

                                                                  £652 / week

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                                                                  from £100 / night

                                                                  (3) Excellent 

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                                                                    Wroclaw holiday apartment rental

                                                                    Lower Silesia Province / Wroclaw

                                                                    1 6 2 nights min

                                                                    • 1 bedroom
                                                                    • sleeps 6
                                                                    • 2 nights min
                                                                    • Child friendly
                                                                    • Car not necessary
                                                                    • Air conditioning

                                                                    from £71 / night

                                                                    £494 - £677 / week

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                                                                    from £71 / night

                                                                    (19) Very Good 

                                                                      14

                                                                      Holiday cottage in Domme

                                                                      Dordogne / Domme

                                                                      3 6 min stay varies

                                                                      • 3 bedrooms
                                                                      • sleeps 6
                                                                      • min stay varies
                                                                      • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                      • Nearest beach 0.5 km
                                                                      • Swimming pool

                                                                      from £125 / night

                                                                      £1,075 - £1,475 / week

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                                                                      from £125 / night

                                                                      (79) Excellent 

                                                                      Certificate of Excellence

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                                                                        Holiday apartment in Rome

                                                                        Rome / Prati

                                                                        1 3 min stay varies

                                                                        • 1 bedroom
                                                                        • sleeps 3
                                                                        • min stay varies
                                                                        • Nearest beach 31 km
                                                                        • Child friendly
                                                                        • Car not necessary

                                                                        Certificate of Excellence

                                                                        from £71 / night

                                                                        £454 - £665 / week

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                                                                        Responds fast!
                                                                        avg. 3 hours 10 minutes

                                                                        from £71 / night

                                                                        (8) Excellent 

                                                                          30

                                                                          Holiday villa with swimming pool in Sant Rafael

                                                                          Sant Rafael / Buscatell

                                                                          3 6 min stay varies

                                                                          • 3 bedrooms
                                                                          • sleeps 6
                                                                          • min stay varies
                                                                          • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                          • Swimming pool
                                                                          • Child friendly

                                                                          from £175 / night

                                                                          £1,226 / week

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                                                                          from £175 / night

                                                                          (4) Excellent 

                                                                            40

                                                                            Villa rental in Ribeira das Tainhas

                                                                            São Miguel / Ribeira das Tainhas

                                                                            1 4 2 nights min

                                                                            • 1 bedroom
                                                                            • sleeps 4
                                                                            • 2 nights min
                                                                            • Nearest beach 2 km
                                                                            • Child friendly
                                                                            • Air conditioning

                                                                            from £81 / night

                                                                            £564 / week

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                                                                            Responds fast!
                                                                            avg. 1 hour 27 minutes

                                                                            from £81 / night

                                                                            (19) Excellent 

                                                                            Certificate of Excellence

                                                                              65

                                                                              Dubrovnik holiday apartment rental

                                                                              Dubrovnik / Lapad

                                                                              2 4 min stay varies

                                                                              • 2 bedrooms
                                                                              • sleeps 4
                                                                              • min stay varies
                                                                              • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                              • Nearest beach 0 km
                                                                              • Child friendly

                                                                              Certificate of Excellence

                                                                              from £34 / night

                                                                              £698 - £1,763 / week

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                                                                              Responds fast!
                                                                              avg. 35 minutes

                                                                              from £34 / night

                                                                              (12) Very Good 

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                                                                                Loubes-Bernac holiday gite rental

                                                                                Lot-et-Garonne / Loubes-Bernac

                                                                                3 6 7 nights min

                                                                                • 3 bedrooms
                                                                                • sleeps 6
                                                                                • 7 nights min
                                                                                • Nearest beach 90 km
                                                                                • Swimming pool
                                                                                • Child friendly

                                                                                from £180 / night

                                                                                £1,259 - £1,511 / week

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                                                                                Responds fast!
                                                                                avg. 3 hours 19 minutes

                                                                                from £180 / night

                                                                                (8) Very Good 

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                                                                                  Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Newport -Trefdraeth

                                                                                  Pembrokeshire / Newport

                                                                                  3 6 min stay varies

                                                                                  • 3 bedrooms
                                                                                  • sleeps 6
                                                                                  • min stay varies
                                                                                  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
                                                                                  • Nearest beach 0 km
                                                                                  • Child friendly

                                                                                  from £160 / night

                                                                                  £470 - £1,042 / week

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                                                                                  from £160 / night

                                                                                  Short breaks (126295)

                                                                                  Get away from it all with a short break to a stunning weekend retreat. Whether you have a couple of nights or a long weekend to spare, a short break at one of these holiday homes is a sure fire way to recharge your batteries.



                                                                                  For long weekends away you could fill up on tapas from an apartment in Barcelona. Or hop on the Eurostar for city breaks in Paris, Brussels or Avignon.

                                                                                  Alternatively combine a mini break in one of the apartments in London with a show in the West End. Or live the good life in a choice of holiday cottages in the Cotwsolds, Cornwall or the Lake District.

                                                                                  Whatever you're looking for out of a short break, there's a villa, cottage or penthouse suite with your name on it!