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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.



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(5) Excellent 

33

Province of Catanzaro / Guardavalle

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 9 km
  • Pet friendly

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from £18 / night

£87 - £131 / week

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from £18 / night

13

Lozere / Saint-Etienne-Vallee-Francaise

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min

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from £79 / night

£418 / week

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from £79 / night

(4) Excellent 

10

Province of Carbonia-Iglesias / Tratalias

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £44 / night

£305 - £396 / week

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from £44 / night

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7

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

Faversham / Boughton-under-Blean

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
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

6

Puy-de-Dome / Saint-Priest-Bramefant

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 8 km

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from £26 / night

£174 / week

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from £26 / night

(2) Excellent 

8

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

New South Wales / Maclean

3 2 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 18 km
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 £89 / night

£471 / week

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from £89 / night

(4) Very Good 

18

OUTDOOR - MESSE in Friedrichshafen - Bodensee - Friedrichshafen private room sleeps 3

Baden-Württemberg / Friedrichshafen

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Car not necessary
MINIMUM STAY 2 NIGHTS :-) Nicely located in walking distance (20 min.) from the town centre. Shopping facilities nearby (4 different bakeries!), lake and nature resort (birdwatching) within pleasant walking distance (10 min.). Great area for outdoor sports. Boat ride  …see more

from £35 / night

£245 / week

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from £35 / night

14

Suite - Canalhouse - Utrecht private room sleeps 2

Utrecht Province / Utrecht

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
Op een steenworp afstand van het Centraal Museum ligt in het hart van het prachtige museumkwartier BnB Oudegracht399, een schitterend vrijstaand grachtepand welk dateerd uit het jaar 1669. Het gebouwd kenmerkt zich door tal van authentieke details, fraaie ornamenten, ho  …see more

from £131 / night

£783 / week

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from £131 / night

(2) Excellent 

11

Leiria District / Alcobaca

1 5 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly

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from £12 / night

£218 - £461 / week

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from £12 / night

(2) Excellent 

8

Devonport Tasmania bedroom in old world house - Devonport private room sleeps 2

Tasmania / Devonport

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 5 km
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

£412 / week

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from £62 / night

10

Estrella Lodging 2B - Rabat private room sleeps 3

Island of Malta / Rabat

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 6 km
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

£214 / week

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from £31 / night

13

Province of Pisa / Pontedera

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

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from £22 / night

£153 / week

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from £22 / night

7

State of Bahia / Vitoria da Conquista

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly

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from £24 / night

£162 / week

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from £24 / night

4

Province of Puntarenas / Jicaral

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden

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from £39 / night

£231 / week

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from £39 / night

(2) Very Good 

8

One of the most beautiful views on the island! - St. Mary private room sleeps 2

Jersey / St Mary

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • 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

5

Aegadian Islands / Marettimo

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning

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from £35 / night

£244 / week

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from £35 / night

27

Apartments Minex (A quiet place for relaxation 3) - Trebinje private room sleeps 2

Republika Srpska / Trebinje

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
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 £14 / night

£79 / week

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from £14 / night

8

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

Noosa / Peregian Beach

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
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 £48 / night

£265 - £306 / week

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from £48 / night

(1) Excellent 

7

Vendee / Oulmes

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

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from £22 / night

£140 / week

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from £22 / night

(1) Terrible 

6

Rome / Prati

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 18 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £44 / night

£261 - £627 / week

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from £44 / night

12

Ardeche / Saint-Sauveur-de-Montagut

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Private garden

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from £27 / night

£131 / week

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from £27 / night

16

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

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • 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

5

Private room 5 minutes from Beppu station in Oita - Beppu private room sleeps 4

Oita Prefecture / Beppu

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
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 £24 / night

£154 / week

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from £24 / night

14

Province of Ogliastra / Baunei

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

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from £23 / night

£159 - £214 / week

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from £23 / night

(2) Very Good 

12

Province of Cagliari / Gergei

1 6 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 55 km
  • Child friendly

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from £40 / night

£274 / week

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from £40 / night

20

Province of Vizcaya / Getxo

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly

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from £66 / night

£427 / week

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from £66 / night

(2) Excellent 

6

Kingston double room parking near Wimbledon! - Kingston upon Thames private room sleeps 2

Greater London / Kingston upon Thames

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • Ask about pets
Hopefully my good reviews have brought you here, welcome! Clean and modern double room with your own bathroom (shower and bath) in my two bedroom apartment (I have the other room) *Private bathroom with shower * floor to ceiling mirrored wardrobes *parking available *  …see more

from £68 / night

£420 / week

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from £68 / night

23

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

Queensland / Agnes Water

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • 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 £45 / night

£283 - £700 / week

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from £45 / night

(4) Excellent 

20

CityCenter-Room in Boutique Ap - Jerusalem City Center private room sleeps 2

Jerusalem / Jerusalem City Center

2 2 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
This lovely newly renovated 3 room apartment (big living room, 2 bedrooms + 2 bathrooms) is situated in the middle of the city at the best central location in Jerusalem. Right next to the famous "Machane Yehuda" market, the Pedestrian "Ben Yehuda" and to King George & J  …see more

from £72 / night

£501 / week

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from £72 / night

8

Province of Macerata / Porto Recanati

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly

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from £44 / night

£305 / week

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from £44 / night

20

Beautiful room near Kinsale - Kinsale private room sleeps 2

County Cork / Kinsale

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Private garden
A room newly decorated with own seperarte private bathroom with power shower and bath. The room is bright with a view to the garden. We have tried to make the room interesting for our guests (read the back wall!!!!) as well as comfortable. 2 Free Car parking (Kinsale is  …see more

from £57 / night

£283 / week

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from £57 / night

(2) Excellent 

23

En-suite With a Great River View Greenwich London - South East London private room sleeps 2

London / South East London

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
PLEASE NOTE: This ad is for a large en-suite room in a 2 bed apartment. The other room is occupied by myself. ***NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN ***BRAND NEW DEVELOPMENT BY THE RIVER ***BRAND NEW ROOM AND FURNISHINGS ABOUT ROOM [EN-SUIT]: It's a very large en-suit with a  …see more

from £60 / night

£390 - £460 / week

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from £60 / night

6

Aegadian Islands / Marettimo

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car not necessary

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from £35 / night

£244 / week

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from £35 / night

(10) Excellent 

25

São Miguel / Povoação

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly

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from £20 / night

£134 / week

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from £20 / night

11

State of Rio Grande do Sul / Porto Alegre

1 1 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 1
  • 2 nights min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

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from £17 / night

£100 / week

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from £17 / night

10

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

Province of Barcelona / Vilafranca del Penedes

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
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

£148 - £209 / week

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from £31 / night

28

Ashanti Region / Kumasi

5 12 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

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from £14 / night

£79 / week

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from £14 / night

13

Tigh na Tilleadh Double Room - Achiltibuie private room sleeps 2

Ross and Cromarty / Achiltibuie

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
In a fully-equipped, 100 year-old crofting house, with a downstairs living-room, dining room and fully-equipped kitchen for shared use, it is large room with a comfortable large double-sized bed and a small seating area with a view down the croft to the sea. The shared  …see more

from £35 / night

£210 - £286 / week

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from £35 / night

10

Shrubland Rose Room 6 - Hurlingham - Sandton private room sleeps 2

Sandton / Hurlingham, Sandton

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
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 £40 / night

£270 - £485 / week

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from £40 / night

(1) Excellent 

22

B&B near Lake district & Scotland 2 dbl bedrooms - Mawbray private room sleeps 4

Maryport / Mawbray

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Private garden
Beautiful old stone cottage built 1850, with 2 spare comfortable double bedrooms for rent. **Please note this rental is for Bedrooms only - not the whole house - you will have access to Kitchen and a lounge.** Situated in the small,quiet & remote village of Mawbray, wit  …see more

from £39 / night

£230 - £594 / week

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from £39 / night

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