Water sports holidays ❘ Windsurfing, scuba-diving and sailing holidays

Water sports holidays (143306)

If you're looking for an active break and aren’t afraid of getting wet, book one of these holiday homes near fantastic water sports destinations worldwide.


Water sports holidays by the sea allow you to spend energetic mornings on the water and lazy afternoons chilling on the beach. Inland destinations near lakes and rivers are less tied to the summer season and can offer great windsurfing, canoeing and sailing throughout the year.


If you’re planning an action-packed holiday, choose a villa or cottage with plenty of home comforts. You’ll really appreciate a bubbling Jacuzzi, steamy sauna or cosy log fire after an active day on the water.

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143,306 Holiday homes

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32

Holiday lodge in Tiverton

Devon / Tiverton

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
“Our stay at Eden” Always have fantastic time here and it's great to get away from a busy life! We go here every January and each time we visit we don't want to leave! Hot tub is amazing and Rob and corin are fantastic hosts..highly recommend!
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from £99 / night

£595 - £895 / week

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from £99 / night

(7) Excellent 

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

Mijas / La Cala Hills

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Mrs Bentley” Lovely apartment and surroundings and very clean and everything at hand that you need . We really enjoyed our stay . The manager and his wife were very accommodating . Thank you
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from £56 / night

£289 - £599 / week

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avg. 3 hours 37 minutes

from £56 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Gardone Riviera

Province of Brescia / Gardone Riviera

4 7 4 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £286 / night

£1799 - £2369 / week

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avg. 56 minutes

from £286 / night

(3) Very Good 

27

Holiday villa letting

Province of Barcelona / Sant Cebria de Vallalta

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic place where we truly got to relax and enjoy” We (6 adults and 1 child) spent 1 week in the house and that was too little. We truly enjoyed our time at the house. The house itself is good with all required eqiupment for daily-life. The outs
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from £158 / night

£1097 - £2062 / week

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avg. 2 hours 33 minutes

from £158 / night

(42) Excellent 

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Mont Tremblant ski home to rent.

Quebec / Mont Tremblant

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Best option in Tremblant” The property is by far the best in the area. It is perfectly appointed and the photographs are completely accurate. 8 to 10 people fit perfectly. My family and I had a lovely Christmas and New Year's holiday at Tremblant and
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from £135 / night

£860 - £1800 / week

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from £135 / night

39

Holiday home with golf nearby in Lahinch

County Clare / Lahinch

3 6 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £88 / night

£176 - £571 / week

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avg. 2 hours 17 minutes

from £88 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Holiday townhouse with shared pool in Corralejo

Corralejo / El Sultan

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool

from £60 / night

£395 - £595 / week

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from £60 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Ski apartment to rent in Maria Alm

Salzburg Region / Maria Alm

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
“Perfect” My wife, little boy aged 3 and myself stayed here for a week over xmas. We love the apartment and from the moment we booked it, Sue went out of her way to give us all the info we could need and even left us a gift and our little boy a xmas pr
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from £48 / night

£320 - £580 / week

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from £48 / night

(40) Excellent 

21

Holiday chalet in Panjim

North Goa District / Panjim

4 14 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic old world house, great host” If you're looking for a quiet, waterside stay in Goa, I can't think of a better house than this. Polished wood and glass abound in this wonderfully quaint house, but the furnishings (Rooms, Kitchen, bathrooms) ar
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from £79 / night

£553 / week

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avg. 1 hour 56 minutes

from £79 / night

(33) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Central Albufeira

Albufeira / Central Albufeira

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Panoramic views” Beautiful apartment, very spacious, great views, very clean, all you need, hills are a problem but you get used to them!
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from £58 / night

£400 - £1200 / week

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avg. 3 hours 38 minutes

from £58 / night

31

Holiday home in Port Havannah

Efate / Port Havannah

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly

from £120 / night

£834 / week

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from £120 / night

(38) Excellent 

19

Nice holiday apartment rental

Nice / Central Nice

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.75 km
  • Child friendly
“perfect central Nice location in lovely modern apartment” We had a great 5 day stay enjoying the super location and the sunny terrace.Perfect for the old town and for walking to the train station for journeys to Villefranch, Menton etc. The apartment
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from £75 / night

£450 - £870 / week

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avg. 3 hours 56 minutes

from £75 / night

(14) Very Good 

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Penthouse rental in Saint Julian's

Island of Malta / Saint Julian's

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
“Fabulous Views In A Very Spacious Appartment” This appartment was very spacious. Fantastic views in an ideal location. Definitely needed the air conditioning which worked a treat. Lovely big balcony which was ideal for my elderly parents to sit and wa
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from £65 / night

£450 - £750 / week

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from £65 / night

(19) Excellent 

24

Holiday apartment in York Riverside

York / York Riverside

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 72 km
  • Car not necessary
“Very comfortable and convenient for a city visit” Spent an excellent week in the apartment. Accommodation was clean, warm, comfortable and ideal for exploring the city of York. Access was easy and the owner's directions and local advice were very help
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from £59 / night

£410 - £610 / week

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from £59 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Pomos holiday villa rental

Paphos District / Pomos

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“wow! what an experience!” The property is very aptly named "Villa Paradiso". On our arrival we walked into the living room and we all looked at each other and did a chorus "Wow". The view is stunning and the design of the house means that each room
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from £182 / night

£1272 - £2018 / week

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avg. 1 hour 21 minutes

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Holiday gite rental

Ardeche / Vallon-Pont-d'Arc

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool

from £49 / night

£290 - £597 / week

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from £49 / night

(22) Excellent 

24

Puerto Del Carmen holiday villa rental

Puerto Del Carmen / Los Mojones

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“An ideal place to stay” We had a wonderful week at this gorgeous villa which was exactly as described. It has everything you could possibly need and is very spacious and comfortable. We enjoyed the flexibility of not having to go out to restaurants
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from £214 / night

£1495 - £1995 / week

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from £214 / night

(17) Very Good 

13

Holiday apartment rental

Cornwall / Hayle

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect” Lovely apartment very clean, with great facilities and perfect for dog owners if your canine is off on their holidays to! Location was perfect, close to the local friendly pub for great food and drink yet also very peaceful. Walking distance
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from £105 / night

£560 - £805 / week

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from £105 / night

(38) Excellent 

19

Newborough holiday cottage rental

Newborough / Rhosyr

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Mrs” Great location, owners very helpful, lodge spacious, loved the log burner and eco friendly. Ideal for walks and base to explore Angellsey and North Wales.
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from £71 / night

£480 - £839 / week

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avg. 3 hours 13 minutes

from £71 / night

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Ski home to rent in Torre de' Passeri

Province of Pescara / Torre de' Passeri

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Ski

from £31 / night

£217 / week

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from £31 / night

(35) Excellent 

22

Chamonix Town Centre ski chalet to rent.

Chamonix / Chamonix Town Centre

6 12 7 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £350 / night

£2000 - £6950 / week

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avg. 3 hours 48 minutes

from £350 / night

(9) Excellent 

12

Holiday barn in Chwilog

Gwynedd / Chwilog

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £110 / night

£400 - £890 / week

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from £110 / night

(27) Excellent 

19

Holiday apartment in Blouberg

Cape Town / Blouberg

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
“Excellent weekend away - lovely apartment” My wife and I had a lovely weekend away at Portico. The apartment is well decorated, great location and has amazing views of Table Mountain. We cooked dinner one night, and ate out the second night (lots
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from £60 / night

£400 - £450 / week

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(17) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Carvoeiro

Faro District / Carvoeiro

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great holiday” This was our second stay at this excellent apartment, we will look to return again. Apartment in very good condition, pool close and Sun beds always available. We did have a couple of issues this time but these were sorted quickly by
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from £75 / night

£395 - £700 / week

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avg. 1 hour 13 minutes

from £75 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage with shared pool in Iznajar

Iznajar / Alarconas

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 70 km
  • Swimming pool
“Very nice hideaway - relaxation guaranteed” Hosted by the lovely couple who make you feel just like at home, La Loma is definitely worth visiting. We spent two weeks in the bigger casita cooking, eating, reading, sunbathing and just chilling. The view
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from £71 / night

£420 - £640 / week

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avg. 3 hours 5 minutes

from £71 / night

21

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Pollenca

Pollenca / Ternelles Valley

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool

from £104 / night

£724 - £1514 / week

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from £104 / night

(35) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Unawatuna

Galle District / Unawatuna

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“A Sri Lankan Gem!!” We have visited Sri Lanka many times and traveled all over the country, staying in some of the best hotels Sri Lanka has to offer. Far Horizons Villa is one of the best places we have ever stayed in. We were initially greeted by th
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from £195 / night

£1250 - £3750 / week

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avg. 2 hours 11 minutes

from £195 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Province of Brescia / Gargnano

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £75 / night

£490 - £770 / week

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from £75 / night

(37) Excellent 

22

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Hisaronu

Hisaronu / Central Hisaronu

3 7 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“spacious wonderful apartment” stayed in this apartment with my wife and 4 children ages 9, 12, 16 19, more than enough room for all. everything you need catered for, lovely pool to swim or to chill out at, distance to shops bars and restaurants very s
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from £30 / night

£200 - £482 / week

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avg. 2 hours 32 minutes

from £30 / night

(4) Excellent 

21

Little Haven holiday apartment rental

Pembrokeshire / Little Haven

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly

from £73 / night

£335 - £745 / week

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avg. 3 hours 53 minutes

from £73 / night

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Hersonissos

Heraklion Prefecture / Hersonissos

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool

from £66 / night

£553 / week

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from £66 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Ukunda / Diani Beach

4 11 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £176 / night

£1229 - £5005 / week

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from £176 / night

(7) Very Good 

17

Tortorici holiday home rental

Province of Messina / Tortorici

5 18 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly

from £27 / night

£123 - £308 / week

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avg. 1 hour 31 minutes

from £27 / night

(24) Excellent 

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Holiday home with golf nearby in Deal

Kent / Deal

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“Lovely time in Deal” We are having a great holiday in Deal. The weather has been stunning. The house is just right. Had brilliant holiday.
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from £85 / night

£575 - £695 / week

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avg. 3 hours 11 minutes

from £85 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Russell Island holiday home rental

Redland City / Russell Island

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly

from £24 / night

£167 / week

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from £24 / night

(9) Excellent 

54

Holiday cottage in Killorglin

County Kerry / Killorglin

4 6 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Will be back,excellent.. A hidden gem.” Beautiful,a very high standard. Excellent location. Very quite, yet just on the edge of town. Great location to see the kingdom.
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from £75 / night

£308 - £615 / week

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from £75 / night

(4) Very Good 

10

Holiday bungalow in Minster on Sea

Isle of Sheppey / Minster on Sea

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.01 km
  • Child friendly

from £50 / night

£250 - £400 / week

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avg. 3 hours 57 minutes

from £50 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Holiday townhouse in Chioggia

Province of Venice / Chioggia

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly

from £48 / night

£281 - £790 / week

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(5) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Almancil

Faro District / Almancil

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful relaxing vacation” We had a wonderful stay at the villa. A great pool and really close to the beach. The vacations were great.
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from £65 / night

£455 / week

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from £65 / night

(44) Excellent 

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Holiday townhouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Corralejo

Corralejo / El Sultan

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“A dream place” The accommodation was better than imagined. Very well equipped Lorraine has thought of everything. She had even left us all the essentials as we arrived late it was great to have a cuppa and a biscuit. Well situated near shops and if yo
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from £54 / night

£375 - £545 / week

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from £54 / night

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