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Need a bit of a break? Looking to book a short stay somewhere? Forget hotels - take a short break in a holiday home that suits your needs.



Many of the private properties listed on holidaylettings.co.uk are available out of season - or throughout the year for short breaks. Whether you are looking for a long weekend in a vibrant European city, or a couple of days peace and quiet in the countryside there are thousands of cottages, apartments and homes to choose from.



Select a country from the list below then browse through the properties on offer. Set up your own shortlist to can track of the properties you like the look of, then simply contact the owners to make a booking. It couldn't be simpler!

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68,596 Holiday homes

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Holiday apartment in Sliema

Sliema / Tigne Point

3 8 Min stay varies

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £79 / night

£860 - £1672 / week

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from £79 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Sliema

Island of Malta / Sliema

3 8 1 night min stay

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / 1 night min stay

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from £51 / night

£1016 - £2044 / week

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from £51 / night

(18) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Sliema

Island of Malta / Sliema

3 8 1 night min stay

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / 1 night min stay

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from £51 / night

£1016 - £2044 / week

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from £51 / night

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(4) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Sliema

Sliema / Tigne

3 8 3 nights min stay

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / 3 nights min stay

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from £79 / night

£860 - £1672 / week

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from £79 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday gite with swimming pool in Castelnaud-la-Chapelle

Dordogne / Castelnaud-la-Chapelle

5 11 Min stay varies

Gite / 5 bedrooms / sleeps 11 / Min stay varies

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from £222 / night

£795 - £1550 / week

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from £222 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Edinburgh

Scotland / Edinburgh

4 12 Min stay varies

Apartment / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / Min stay varies

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from £295 / night

£2500 - £4200 / week

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from £295 / night

(11) Very Good 

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Edinburgh holiday home rental

Scotland / Edinburgh

4 12 Min stay varies

House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / Min stay varies

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from £225 / night

£1100 - £2250 / week

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from £225 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Puerto Pollensa / Puerto Pollensa Marina

3 8 Min stay varies

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £115 / night

£750 - £1750 / week

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from £115 / night

(38) Excellent 

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Beattock holiday manor house rental

Dumfries and Galloway / Beattock

11 25 2 nights min stay

Manor House / 11 bedrooms / sleeps 25 / 2 nights min stay

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from £375 / night

£2625 / week

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from £375 / night

(23) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Dyserth

Denbighshire / Dyserth

4 7 Min stay varies

Cottage / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 7 / Min stay varies

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from £100 / night

£550 - £950 / week

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from £100 / night

(24) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment rental

Scotland / Edinburgh

4 11 Min stay varies

Apartment / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 11 / Min stay varies

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from £180 / night

£1260 - £2310 / week

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from £180 / night

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Villa rental in Bophut Hills with swimming pool, golf nearby

Bophut / Bophut Hills

6 14 1 night min stay

Villa / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 14 / 1 night min stay

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from £323 / night

£2249 - £4068 / week

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from £323 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Sucuraj

Hvar Island / Sucuraj

2 4 Min stay varies

Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4 / Min stay varies

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from £63 / night

£688 / week

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from £63 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Townhouse rental in Vancouver with golf nearby

British Columbia / Vancouver

3 8 Min stay varies

Townhouse / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £100 / night

£694 / week

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from £100 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Holiday villa in Taormina

Province of Messina / Taormina

3 8 Min stay varies

Villa / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £175 / night

£875 - £3700 / week

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from £175 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Holiday home rental

Cape Town / Camps Bay

5 12 1 night min stay

House / 5 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / 1 night min stay

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from £500 / night

£3500 / week

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from £500 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Marigot Bay

Castries Quarter / Marigot Bay

6 12 Min stay varies

Villa / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / Min stay varies

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from £280 / night

£2038 - £4611 / week

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from £280 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Windsor

Windsor and Maidenhead / Windsor

2 4 3 nights min stay

Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4 / 3 nights min stay

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from £145 / night

£1120 / week

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from £145 / night

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Holiday apartment in Itapema

State of Santa Catarina / Itapema

5 12 Min stay varies

Apartment / 5 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / Min stay varies

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from £207 / night

£1449 - £2318 / week

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from £207 / night

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Holiday apartment in Lassi

Cephalonia / Lassi

9 23 3 nights min stay

Apartment / 9 bedrooms / sleeps 23 / 3 nights min stay

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from £225 / night

£1575 - £2653 / week

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from £225 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Eagle Beach

Aruba / Eagle Beach

3 10 Min stay varies

Villa / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 10 / Min stay varies

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from £166 / night

£1545 - £1835 / week

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from £166 / night

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Holiday apartment in Seville

Seville province / Seville

4 8 Min stay varies

Apartment / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £227 / night

£1750 / week

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from £227 / night

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Holiday villa rental

Corfu / Sinies

4 7 Min stay varies

Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 7 / Min stay varies

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from £90 / night

£629 - £1969 / week

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from £90 / night

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Chaweng

Chaweng / Chaweng Noi

9 18 1 night min stay

Villa / 9 bedrooms / sleeps 18 / 1 night min stay

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from £880 / night

£5182 - £6844 / week

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from £880 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool in Taormina

Province of Messina / Taormina

4 7 Min stay varies

Penthouse / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 7 / Min stay varies

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from £110 / night

£727 - £1614 / week

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from £110 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro / Central Carvoeiro

5 10 Min stay varies

Villa / 5 bedrooms / sleeps 10 / Min stay varies

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from £168 / night

£625 - £1875 / week

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from £168 / night

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Marbella, Malaga

Marbella, Malaga / Marbesa

4 11 5 nights min stay

Apartment / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 11 / 5 nights min stay

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from £210 / night

£1335 / week

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from £210 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Miami

Florida / Miami

3 8 Min stay varies

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £276 / night

£2414 / week

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from £276 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Barcelona

Barcelona / Eixample

6 13 Min stay varies

Apartment / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 13 / Min stay varies

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from £102 / night

£2168 / week

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from £102 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Holiday townhouse in Gravedona

Lake Como / Gravedona

4 7 Min stay varies

Townhouse / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 7 / Min stay varies

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from £227 / night

£1329 - £2610 / week

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from £227 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with shared pool, golf nearby in Balaia

Albufeira / Balaia

5 10 Min stay varies

Villa / 5 bedrooms / sleeps 10 / Min stay varies

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from £120 / night

£2610 / week

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from £120 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Coral Bay

Paphos / Coral Bay

3 6 Min stay varies

Villa / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / Min stay varies

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from £63 / night

£438 - £1313 / week

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from £63 / night

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Holiday apartment with golf nearby in Miami

Florida / Miami

4 6 1 night min stay

Apartment / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / 1 night min stay

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from £242 / night

£1449 / week

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from £242 / night

(83) Excellent 

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Galle holiday villa rental

Southern Province / Galle

6 15 3 nights min stay

Villa / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 15 / 3 nights min stay

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from £805 / night

£5633 / week

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from £805 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Johnshaven holiday home rental

Aberdeenshire / Johnshaven

5 10 3 nights min stay

House / 5 bedrooms / sleeps 10 / 3 nights min stay

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from £170 / night

£960 / week

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from £170 / night

(38) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Luss

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Luss

4 10 Min stay varies

House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 10 / Min stay varies

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from £200 / night

£1600 - £3900 / week

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from £200 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Coral Bay holiday villa rental

Paphos / Coral Bay

4 8 Min stay varies

Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £125 / night

£875 - £1887 / week

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from £125 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Muckross

Killarney / Muckross

5 12 Min stay varies

House / 5 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / Min stay varies

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from £219 / night

£1290 - £2313 / week

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from £219 / night

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Holiday apartment rental

Seville province / Seville

4 7 Min stay varies

Apartment / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 7 / Min stay varies

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from £266 / night

£1860 - £4375 / week

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from £266 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday condo rental

Central Florida / Orlando

3 10 Min stay varies

Condo / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 10 / Min stay varies

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from £162 / night

£1381 - £2337 / week

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from £162 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Troon

South Ayrshire / Troon

6 12 Min stay varies

House / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / Min stay varies

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from £390 / night

£2300 - £17500 / week

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from £390 / night

(8) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with golf nearby in Costa Adeje

Costa Adeje / El Duque

3 8 1 night min stay

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / 1 night min stay

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from £129 / night

£899 / week

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from £129 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Holiday home with swimming pool, golf nearby in Gargnano

Province of Brescia / Gargnano

5 10 Min stay varies

House / 5 bedrooms / sleeps 10 / Min stay varies

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from £229 / night

£1600 - £2350 / week

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from £229 / night

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Holiday apartment in Cascais

Lisbon District / Cascais

3 6 3 nights min stay

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / 3 nights min stay

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from £235 / night

£1641 / week

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from £235 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Avignon Historic City Centre

Avignon / Avignon Historic City Centre

3 7 Min stay varies

House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 7 / Min stay varies

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from £196 / night

£2735 / week

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from £196 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Cancun holiday villa rental

Quintana Roo / Cancun

4 8 Min stay varies

Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £304 / night

£1932 - £4011 / week

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from £304 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Estoril

Estoril / Sao Joao do Estoril

5 12 Min stay varies

House / 5 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / Min stay varies

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from £235 / night

£3321 / week

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from £235 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Lisbon holiday apartment rental

Lisbon / Graca

6 14 1 night min stay

Apartment / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 14 / 1 night min stay

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from £274 / night

£1680 / week

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from £274 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Home rental in Beynac-et-Cazenac with swimming pool

Dordogne / Beynac-et-Cazenac

4 8 Min stay varies

House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £137 / night

£958 - £2305 / week

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from £137 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Malmok Beach holiday villa rental

Aruba / Malmok Beach

3 6 3 nights min stay

Villa / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / 3 nights min stay

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from £414 / night

£2414 / week

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from £414 / night

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