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Haute-Corse / Pietranera

1 1 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Not suitable for children; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
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from £57 / night

£388 / week

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from £57 / night

(1) Very Good 

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One of the most beautiful views on the island!

Jersey / St Mary

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Child friendly ;
Please read our description carefully before making a booking and let us know if you have any questions. You will be staying in a rural location in the parish of St Mary with one of the most stunning views on the island! The house is a traditional granite house with pl  …see more

from £70 / night

£420 / week

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from £70 / night

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Private room and tasty brunch! - Estrela private room sleeps 1

Lisbon / Estrela

1 1 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Ask about pets;
I rent a single room by day, week or monthly in lisbon with brunch included.You will be in a big appartment in the center of lisbon, with a great family atmosphere and you also can have access to the kitchen.Sheets/towels, TV and wireless internet connection are include  …see more

from £32 / night

£207 / week

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Haute-Corse / Pietranera

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Child friendly ; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
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from £113 / night

£733 / week

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from £113 / night

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Private room 5 minutes from Beppu station in Oita

Oita Prefecture / Beppu

1 4 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Not suitable for children; No pets allowed;
A simple but comfortable private Japanese-style room in an apartment in Beppu city, the hot springs CAPITAL of Japan. The room has tatami floors, and Japanese mattresses (futons) for sleeping. Guests share the living room, kitchen, toilet, bathroom and laundry room with  …see more

from £23 / night

£153 / week

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from £23 / night

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TASTEFULLY FURNISHED ROOMS - Dartford private room sleeps 2

Kent / Dartford

3 2 1 night min stay

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Child friendly ; No pets allowed; Private garden;
Well furnished 3 rooms in a house close to various places of interest. Less than 10 minutes drive to Bluewater and Lakeside shopping Malls. Less than 7 minutes ride to Dartford train station. A quiet and neat neighborhood. The rooms all have TV sets and 24 hours interne  …see more

from £50 / night

£300 - £440 / week

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from £50 / night

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New private room + ensuite #1 - Peregian Beach private room sleeps 2

Noosa / Peregian Beach

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; No pets allowed;
It is a tranquil home with no children or pets only 1 street from the beach with bus stop on the corner situated just behind 5 beach resorts, you can hear the waves break at night. Brand New just recently completed private room with own en suite, fan and Free Wi Fi.The  …see more

from £47 / night

£262 - £303 / week

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from £47 / night

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Sunny, quait room near The Centre and IJssel river

Overijssel Province / Deventer

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Not suitable for children; Car advised; No pets allowed;
The sunny and bright room is located in a very quiet area. Centrally located near train station, the beautiful historic centre of Deventer and the IJssel River. Everything within up to 13-minute walk away. It is well suited for two persons. Easily accessible by public t  …see more

from £39 / night

£164 / week

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from £39 / night

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Puy-de-Dome / Saint-Priest-Bramefant

1 2 2 nights min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min stay
Key info: Nearest beach 8 km; Not suitable for children; Car essential;
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from £25 / night

£173 / week

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from £25 / night

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Province of Lucca / Stiava

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 10 km; Ask owner if suitable for children;
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from £31 / night

£250 / week

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from £31 / night

(8) Excellent 

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The Lounge at Timberland, Woodhall Spa, Lincoln

Lincolnshire / Woodhall Spa

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Not suitable for children; No pets allowed;
The Lounge forms part of Houghton House in Timberland. The original property was built in 1650 and was a public house (Houghton Arms) until 1950's. The luxury accommodation was once the pub's entertainment room and has it's own entrance door and large hallway. There is  …see more

from £58 / night

£406 / week

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from £58 / night

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Private room in Cres, 100 m from the sea

Kvarner Bay Islands / Cres Island

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Suitable for children age 5+; Air conditioning;
Nice private bedroom with it s own bathroom. Located in Cres, on Cres island, situated just 100 m away from the beach, in a quite and peaceful neighborhood, equipped with satellite TV, WI-FI, air conditioning and mini fridge. Parking space is available just in front of  …see more

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Upstairs Annexe with own entrance - Boughton-under-Blean private room sleeps 2

Faversham / Boughton-under-Blean

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Ask owner if suitable for children; No pets allowed;
The annexe is separate from our house and has its own shower room. There is a combination microwave oven, electric hob, sink and fridge . There are stairs up to the annexe and it has its own entrance. The annexe is in our large garden which is surrounded by orchards.  …see more

from £60 / night

£400 / week

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from £60 / night

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Landes / St-Paul-Les-Dax

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Not suitable for children; Pet friendly; Private garden;
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from £57 / night

£363 / week

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from £57 / night

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Massachusetts / Arlington

1 1 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Ask owner if suitable for children; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
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from £54 / night

£382 / week

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from £54 / night

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Province of Puntarenas / Jicaral

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Swimming pool; Not suitable for children; Air conditioning;
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from £39 / night

£230 / week

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from £39 / night

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DELUX ROOM WITH FLAT32" MAX TV,AIR CON AND KITCHEN

Zadar / Poluotok

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
De lux room with air con, kitchen , max tv ,lcd tv , dining table and a wonderfull view at old city and old church from the window ZADAR For centuries the capital city of Dalmatia and today the centre of the region. A city with a rich heritage of world importance, visi  …see more

from £44 / night

£302 / week

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from £44 / night

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Sunset Bay View Standard Fan Room - Subic Bay Freeport Zone private room sleeps 4

Central Luzon Region / Subic Bay Freeport Zone

1 4 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Child friendly ;
Sunset Bay View. Under New Management Operated By Filipino-German Family Who offer a Quiet and Tranquil Environment for their Guest. Sunset Bay View Luxury Apartment is located in the very Heart of Subic Bay Zambales. Easily accessible with private Vehicles or Public Tr  …see more

from £15 / night

£105 - £189 / week

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from £15 / night

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Bungalow by the Ocean - Mahina private room sleeps 2

Tahiti / Mahina

1 2 3 nights min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Only One Polynesian Studio with king size bed, located on the beach. Small refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, kitchenette, fan, free wifi, 1 kayak. 15 minutes walk to supermarkets, banks, pharmacy, food vans. 15 minutes drive to the main city, Papeete. Car recommen  …see more

from £69 / night

£475 - £509 / week

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from £69 / night

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Ardeche / Saint-Sauveur-de-Montagut

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Not suitable for children; No pets allowed; Private garden;
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from £27 / night

£130 / week

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from £27 / night

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Apartments Minex (A quiet place for relaxation 3)

Republika Srpska / Trebinje

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Swimming pool; Suitable for children age 5+; Car essential;
The place of house is very quite separated from the town. Bedrooms in this apartment is brand new and everything is clean, cozy and warm. Shared living room with home cinema, bathroom with shower and full Kitchen. There is a lot of light, good air. Easy place to make yo  …see more

from £13 / night

£78 / week

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from £13 / night

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Bardolino / Calmasino

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 2 km; Child friendly ;
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from £61 / night

£423 / week

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from £61 / night

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Beach new private room +ensuite #2 - Peregian Beach private room sleeps 2

Noosa / Peregian Beach

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; No pets allowed;
It is a tranquil home with no children or pets only 1 street from the beach with bus stop on the corner situated just behind 5 beach resorts, you can hear the waves break at night. Brand New just recently completed private room with own en suite, fan and Free Wi Fi. Yo  …see more

from £50 / night

£320 - £381 / week

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from £50 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Kingstudio Creative Stays : Bedroom 1 - Maclean private room sleeps 2

New South Wales / Maclean

3 2 1 night min stay

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Nearest beach 18 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Bedroom One is one room in a 3 bedroom B & B, art gallery and printmaking studio. We are a short walk, on the levee that runs along the mighty Clarence River, to the lovely township of Maclean with cute little shops and of eateries. 20 klm to the beaches in Yamba and th  …see more

from £88 / night

£466 / week

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from £88 / night

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Room in a shared house. - Vilafranca del Penedes private room sleeps 2

Province of Barcelona / Vilafranca del Penedes

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Ask owner if suitable for children; No pets allowed;
Room in the center of the city of Vilafranca del Penedès,in the commercial zone this room have 50M2 and include terrace. private bathroom refrigerator,sofa,tv,wifi,shared kitchen with the owners of the house. Habitación en el centro de Vilafranca del Penedes,en la z  …see more

from £31 / night

£147 - £207 / week

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from £31 / night

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Ashanti Region / Kumasi

5 12 1 night min stay

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Child friendly ; Car advised; Pet friendly;
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from £13 / night

£78 / week

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from £13 / night

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Province of Vizcaya / Getxo

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0 km; Child friendly ;
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from £65 / night

£423 / week

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from £65 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Devonport Tasmania bedroom in old world house

Tasmania / Devonport

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Nearest beach 5 km; Not suitable for children; No pets allowed;
Once you drive into the double gates you are taken into a peaceful haven. The room is in a Federation House that features the L shape veranda. The bedroom has a double half poster with wardrobe and dresser. The guests have their own bathroom small kitchenette and a p  …see more

from £62 / night

£407 / week

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from £62 / night

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The African Room - Gdynia private room sleeps 3

Pomerania Province / Gdynia

1 3 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Car advised;
The room has about 25 m2 and private luxury bathroom with shower This is a beautiful room with a interesting african style in a warm colours. In about 25 m2 you will find a great beds, TV, kettle and small fridge. The private bathroom also refers to the earthy colours  …see more

from £17 / night

£91 - £362 / week

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Bedroom to Beach 5mins - Agnes Water private room sleeps 4

Queensland / Agnes Water

1 4 3 nights min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Ask about pets;
Your accommodation is an airy private room with separate bathroom in a high set house with stunning views over the forest, creek and ocean. You (and your party) will be the only people staying in the house besides myself. This is definitely not backpacker style accommod  …see more

from £44 / night

£280 - £692 / week

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from £44 / night

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Private room "Laura" in city center

Split-Dalmatia County / Bacvice

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0 km; Child friendly ;
Rooms are located in the original Dalmatian stone house,which was built in 1818. Located in the city center just 3 minutes walk from UNESCO-protected Diocletian's palace and the Cathedral of St.Duje, 5 minutes walk from the beautiful sandy beach Bacvice. Numerous s  …see more

from £35 / night

£242 - £363 / week

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from £35 / night

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Deluxe Ocean View Room - Gokarna private room sleeps 3

Karnataka / Gokarna

1 3 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.3 km; Child friendly ;
We take pride in ensuring our guests enjoy the most relaxing and comfortable stay with offering spectacular ocean, garden views and clean rooms Are you are looking for a retreat from your busy lifestyle at a quiet, private hideaway close to the beach? Our six secluded  …see more

from £78 / night

£544 / week

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Estrella Lodging 2B - Rabat private room sleeps 3

Island of Malta / Rabat

1 3 2 nights min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min stay
Key info: Nearest beach 6 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Estrella Lodging offers newly finished apartments just 11 minutes away from the ancient capital city of Malta, the enchanted picturesque city of Medina. The apartment consists of a double bed and a sofa bed that your kids can sleep for free on. This open plan apartment  …see more

from £31 / night

£212 / week

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Kenmare - Stawell private room sleeps 2

Grampians / Stawell

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Child friendly ; Car advised; Air conditioning;
A beautiful queen bedroom with TV is available for like minded travellers in my beautifully renovated Victorian home in Stawell, 20 minutes drive from Halls Gap and the Grampians National Park. You will have to share the main bathroom (with claw foot bath), lounge and k  …see more

from £41 / night

£262 - £344 / week

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from £41 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Private room, Breakfast and Garden - Malakoff private room sleeps 2

Hauts-de-Seine / Malakoff

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Child friendly ; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
Hello. We welcome you in our house and propose you a charming bedroom with a bed 2 places and access to the bathroom. Comfortable, quiet, the French-style breakfast is included as well as the linen. Close to all the conveniences: City center, Supermarket, Bakery, Restau  …see more

from £57 / night

£388 / week

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from £57 / night

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The Glamour Room - Gdynia private room sleeps 5

Pomerania Province / Gdynia

1 5 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 7 km; Child friendly ;
We would like to offer you a accomodation in a glamour room, where you can find a lot of space for even up to 6 persons. The room (30m2) has it's own bathroom with luxury shower.There is a little fridge and kettle to your private use. The kitched with balcony is shared  …see more

from £17 / night

£91 - £591 / week

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EcoGuesthouse - Safed private room sleeps 4

Galilee / Safed

1 4 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Not suitable for children; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
Private guestroom, one and a half rooms. Double bed in the large room and a roll-out couch (2 beds) in the small room. Small shower/toilet. Located in the center of the Artist Quarter of Safed. Five-minute walk to the historical, religious and cultural sites of the city  …see more

from £69 / night

£382 / week

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Shrubland Rose Room 2 - Hurlingham - Sandton private room sleeps 1

Sandton / Hurlingham, Sandton

1 1 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Swimming pool; Child friendly ; No pets allowed;
Welcome to Shrubland Rose Bed and Breakfast in Sandton!Shrubland Rose is located in a quiet residential cul du sac in the heart of Sandton Business district and 2,5km from Gautrain Sandton Station, Sandton Convention Centre and Sandton City with it's cinemas, restaurant  …see more

from £35 / night

£225 / week

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(1) Excellent 

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Private room for 1 person - Central Barcelona private room sleeps 1

Barcelona / Central Barcelona

1 1 3 nights min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 1
  • 3 nights min stay
Key info: Child friendly ; Pet friendly;
The appartment is right next to Sagrada Familia, there are a lot of bars, restaurants, markets and pub clubs arround. Metro station is 95 meters away and the building is surrounded by bus stops. The beach is less than 3 km away. You can even go by walking, also discot  …see more

from £19 / night

£130 / week

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from £19 / night

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Haute-Corse / Furiani

1 2 1 night min stay

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min stay
Key info: Child friendly ; Car advised; Air conditioning;
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from £39 / night

£238 - £358 / week

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from £39 / night

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