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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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196,580 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 £78 / night

£853 - £1659 / week

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from £78 / 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

(8) Excellent 

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Kissimmee holiday villa rental

Kissimmee / Bellavida Resort

6 14 5 nights min stay

Villa / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 14 / 5 nights min stay

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from £149 / night

£1038 - £1376 / week

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from £149 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Home rental in South East London

London / South East London

4 7 Min stay varies

House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 7 / Min stay varies

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from £225 / night

£1575 - £1750 / week

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from £225 / 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

(2) Excellent 

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Tamarindo holiday villa rental

Province of Guanacaste / Tamarindo

4 10 Min stay varies

Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 10 / Min stay varies

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from £242 / night

£1380 - £4138 / week

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from £242 / 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

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

New York / New York City

3 6 4 nights min stay

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / 4 nights min stay

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from £207 / night

£2656 / week

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from £207 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Cardiff holiday home rental

Southern Wales / Cardiff

4 20 2 nights min stay

House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 20 / 2 nights min stay

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from £1000 / night

£5000 / week

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from £1000 / night

(19) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in St. Albans

Hertfordshire / St. Albans

2 4 3 nights min stay

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

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from £105 / night

£735 / week

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from £105 / 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

(23) Very Good 

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Holiday barn in Sidlesham

Chichester / Sidlesham

1 4 2 nights min stay

Barn / 1 bedroom / sleeps 4 / 2 nights min stay

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from £105 / night

£650 / week

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from £105 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Donostia San Sebastian

Donostia San Sebastian / Centro

3 8 Min stay varies

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £179 / night

£1249 - £4944 / week

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from £179 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Apartment accommodation in Sliema

Island of Malta / Sliema

3 8 5 nights min stay

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / 5 nights min stay

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from £67 / night

£469 - £687 / week

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from £67 / 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

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Condo rental in Puerto Vallarta

Jalisco / Puerto Vallarta

1 4 Min stay varies

Condo / 1 bedroom / sleeps 4 / Min stay varies

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from £104 / night

£690 / week

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from £104 / 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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Donostia San Sebastian holiday apartment rental

Donostia San Sebastian / Centro

4 10 Min stay varies

Apartment / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 10 / Min stay varies

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from £179 / night

£1249 - £5139 / week

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from £179 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with shared pool, golf nearby in Playa de las Americas

Tenerife / Playa de las Americas

4 9 7 nights min stay

Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 9 / 7 nights min stay

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from £179 / night

£1250 / week

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from £179 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Miami

Florida / Miami

2 6 Min stay varies

Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / Min stay varies

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from £183 / night

£1173 - £1604 / week

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from £183 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Kenilworth holiday cottage rental

Warwickshire / Kenilworth

2 3 Min stay varies

Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 3 / Min stay varies

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from £90 / night

£550 - £1000 / week

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from £90 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Donostia San Sebastian holiday apartment rental

Donostia San Sebastian / Centro

3 6 3 nights min stay

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

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from £125 / night

£1094 / week

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from £125 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Fort Myers Beach holiday home let

Fort Myers Beach / Estero Island

6 12 Min stay varies

House / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / Min stay varies

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from £229 / night

£1552 - £2675 / week

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from £229 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Harrogate holiday apartment rental

North Yorkshire / Harrogate

3 8 Min stay varies

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £200 / night

£1400 / week

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from £200 / 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

£697 / week

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from £100 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Gran Alacant

Gran Alacant / Monte Y Mar

6 12 Min stay varies

Villa / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / Min stay varies

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from £182 / night

£1032 - £2174 / week

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from £182 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Fira Firostefani holiday home rental

Santorini / Fira Firostefani

4 10 2 nights min stay

House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 10 / 2 nights min stay

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from £63 / night

£435 / week

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from £63 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse in Rome

Rome / Central Rome

2 4 Min stay varies

Penthouse / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4 / Min stay varies

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from £264 / night

£1845 / week

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from £264 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik / Kono

3 6 1 night min stay

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / 1 night min stay

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from £109 / night

£737 - £1008 / week

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from £109 / 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

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Chinon holiday b&b rental

Loire Valley / Chinon

5 15 1 night min stay

B&B / 5 bedrooms / sleeps 15 / 1 night min stay

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from £274 / night

£1915 / week

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from £274 / 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

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Willikies

Willikies / The Peninsula

3 6 5 nights min stay

House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / 5 nights min stay

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from £175 / night

£1775 - £1995 / week

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from £175 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Miami

Florida / Miami

4 12 Min stay varies

House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 12 / Min stay varies

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from £173 / night

£2069 - £2794 / week

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from £173 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Miami Beach

Florida / Miami Beach

2 8 Min stay varies

Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / Min stay varies

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from £121 / night

£1380 - £1807 / week

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from £121 / 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

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Dubrovnik / Kono

3 6 1 night min stay

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / 1 night min stay

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from £125 / night

£776 - £1125 / week

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from £125 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Sukhumvit Road

Bangkok / Sukhumvit Road

4 8 2 nights min stay

Apartment / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / 2 nights min stay

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from £156 / night

£1069 / week

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from £156 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday penthouse with golf nearby in Puerto Banus

Puerto Banus / Nueva Andalucia Golf Valley

3 6 Min stay varies

Penthouse / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / Min stay varies

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from £200 / night

£900 - £1900 / week

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from £200 / 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

(8) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Marbella, Malaga

Marbella, Malaga / Alicate Playa

2 6 Min stay varies

Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / Min stay varies

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from £43 / night

£600 / week

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from £43 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Miami

Florida / Miami

2 6 Min stay varies

Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6 / Min stay varies

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from £158 / night

£1106 / week

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from £158 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Holiday home with swimming pool, golf nearby in Vilamoura

Faro District / Vilamoura

9 22 3 nights min stay

House / 9 bedrooms / sleeps 22 / 3 nights min stay

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from £250 / night

£1250 - £3500 / week

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from £250 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Lagos holiday penthouse rental

Lagos / Central Lagos

2 4 Min stay varies

Penthouse / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4 / Min stay varies

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from £90 / night

£630 - £760 / week

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from £90 / night

(27) Excellent 

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Sunbury-On-Thames holiday home rental

Surrey / Sunbury-On-Thames

3 8 2 nights min stay

House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 / 2 nights min stay

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from £250 / night

£1250 / week

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from £250 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday hotel apartment in Torre San Giovanni

Ugento / Torre San Giovanni

4 20 Min stay varies

Hotel apartment / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 20 / Min stay varies

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from £40 / night

£274 - £2243 / week

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from £40 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday guest house in Bruges

West Flanders Province / Bruges

20 50 1 night min stay

Guest house / 20 bedrooms / sleeps 50 / 1 night min stay

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from £19 / night

£121 - £6552 / week

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from £19 / night

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