Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

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Want to leave the winter chill far behind you?Start 2015 with a wonderful winter sun holiday in a toasty warm destination. Whether you’re after watersports, exotic tours or simply a private pool to lounge around, we’ve got it covered.



You can leave your winter clothes at home when you book one of these gorgeous holiday homes, all set in super-sunny locations. Check out our property options for all types of traveller – escape the winter chill by nabbing a chic party palace in the Canary Islands, an elegant sunbather’s villa in Thailand or a rustic house in the Californian hills.



Whether you head to the Med or plan an escape much further afield, you won’t regret booking that slice of winter sunshine – especially when you’re showing off your tan!


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Holiday villa rental

Faro District / Albufeira

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £102 / night

£594 - £2746 / week

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from £102 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Mexilhoeira Grande

Portimao / Mexilhoeira Grande

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Amazing villa, wonderful place, just perfect :-)” The villa is beautiful, and the owners and frank wentout if their way to be helpful, we arrived late at night so frank met us on main road so we could follow him to villa as it was dark. When we arrive
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from £136 / night

£950 - £1187 / week

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from £136 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Puerto Banus

Marbella / Puerto Banus

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Feels like home” It's a lovely house in a quiet neighbourhood within walking distance of the beach (100m) and supermarket (300m). Heaven for the amateur-chefs thanks to the amazing kitchen and lots of privacy and sun in the garden. A perfect sprin
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from £170 / night

£1017 - £2034 / week

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from £170 / night

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Villa letting in Funchal

Madeira / Funchal

3 9 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £109 / night

£760 / week

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from £109 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool, golf nearby in Azeitao

Setubal District / Azeitao

4 12 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great villa” We did have a beautiful time. The villa is very spacious with large living room and well sized bedrooms. Nice quiet neighbourhood with local restaurant and bakery. The villa is perfect and Sarah, the woman who is there to welcome you, is
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from £122 / night

£848 - £2797 / week

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from £122 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Sesmarias

Albufeira / Sesmarias

6 16 7 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 16
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great Villa and location for big group” This is a really lovely villa, with plenty of space in doors and outdoors. It is also walking distance from a couple of nice restaurants. You can walk to the beach, but its a bit far. The beach is beautiful,
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from £153 / night

£1068 - £3077 / week

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from £153 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Province of Barcelona / Copons

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £156 / night

£1089 - £1177 / week

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from £156 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Estepona

Costa del Sol / Estepona

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely spacious apartment with everything you need for a holiday” On a quiet complex with secure gated access to the grounds and to the underground car-park this spacious ground floor apartment with direct access to the pool has everything we needed f
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from £60 / night

£400 - £630 / week

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from £60 / night

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Holiday apartment in Valencia

Province of Valencia / Valencia

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £76 / night

£471 - £1000 / week

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from £76 / night

(35) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Unawatuna

Galle / 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 £275 / night

£1750 - £3750 / week

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from £275 / night

(39) Excellent 

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Villa accommodation in Los Romanes with swimming pool

Vinuela / Los Romanes

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Swimming pool
“UNREAL” This villa was outstanding, could never tire of the views, just what we need for a relaxing 10 Days in the mountains. As a family we had all intentions of travelling about and exploring the area, but as the villa was so well equipped we spent
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from £75 / night

£750 - £875 / week

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from £75 / night

(19) Very Good 

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Cala d'Or holiday apartment rental

Cala d'Or / Cala Egos

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Brilliant complex and holiday” We stayed in this apartment for a week in August, two adults and two children aged 3 and 5. The apartment complex was perfect for our needs, there are seven swimming pools in total and we more or less had a pool to ourse
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from £60 / night

£420 - £1050 / week

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from £60 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Diwan

Cape Tribulation / Diwan

2 8 1 night min

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

from £172 / night

£1119 - £1782 / week

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from £172 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday farmhouse with swimming pool in Xewkija

Island of Gozo / Xewkija

4 9 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“AMAZING EXPERIENCE” I've planned this vacation since 1 year ago with my extended family, a party of 6 adults and two young boys of 9 and 12. the farm house is great, a big bedroom for each couple, 3 bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a wondeful
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from £140 / night

£975 - £1694 / week

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from £140 / night

(44) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Mirissa

Southern Province / Mirissa

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“The perfect place for a relaxing family holiday” We have just returned from a fantastic week's stay at Daisy Lanka with our children aged 14,11 and 7 year old twins. From beginning to end we were looked after and everything had been so well arranged b
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from £196 / night

£1368 - £2891 / week

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from £196 / night

(15) Very Good 

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Apartment rental in Costa Adeje with shared pool, golf nearby

Adeje / Costa Adeje

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Good roof terrace, good location” The apartment had everything we needed and was really spacious for two of us. The pool is just outside and wasn't too busy. There are great views of the coastal area and a short (ish) walk to a large choice of restaur
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from £65 / night

£455 / week

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from £65 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Accra

Accra / Spintex

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £24 / night

£165 / week

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from £24 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Kingsley

Joondalup / Kingsley

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
“the best holiday apartment we ever had” We spent seven weeks in the beautiful unit with Ruth. Since years we spend January through March in Western Australia, but we never have had such a beautiful accommodation with garden and pool to ouerselves.
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from £63 / night

£402 - £527 / week

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from £63 / night

(48) Excellent 

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Playa Blanca holiday villa rental

Playa Blanca / San Marcial Rubicon

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Ticked all our boxes” The location was for us perfect Plenty of room in the villa and the sun in the back pool area was there from 8am until 6 pm Just the ideal distance to the marina beach 10 minutes and town 20 also the bus stop supermarket And
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from £75 / night

£545 - £773 / week

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from £75 / night

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Low Head holiday apartment rental

Tasmania / Low Head

3 8 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly

from £134 / night

£651 / week

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from £134 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Cap D'En Font

Minorca / Cap D'En Font

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £110 / night

£700 - £1650 / week

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from £110 / night

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Oliva Nova holiday apartment rental

Oliva Nova / Beach and Golf Resort

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Swimming pool

from £45 / night

£310 - £649 / week

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from £45 / night

(42) Excellent 

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Holiday log cabin with swimming pool in Hout Bay

Cape Town / Hout Bay

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool
“A little piece of heaven” The cabin was spacious, beautifully furnished and with amazing views. Perfect for a romantic getaway or a break with friends. It was fantastic lounging at the private pool, savouring the afternoon sunshine, finishing off the
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from £50 / night

£350 / week

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from £50 / night

(3) Average 

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Holiday home in Belmont

Perth / Belmont

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“What I needed at the time not for everyoe” A clean small house that was what I needed for a break in a quiet area, reasonable well fitted out but the back verandah toilet was a cold place to be at night. No dishwasher which I found a pain the rest of
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from £80 / night

£533 - £601 / week

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from £80 / night

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Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Lloret de Mar

Lloret de Mar / Serra Brava

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool

from £175 / night

£1225 - £2913 / week

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from £175 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Central Lagos

Lagos / Central Lagos

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool

from £111 / night

£509 - £594 / week

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from £111 / night

(8) Excellent 

10

Bungalow rental in Talpe

Galle / Talpe

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £94 / night

£586 / week

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from £94 / night

(17) Very Good 

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Holiday villa in Port de Sant Miguel

Port de Sant Miguel / Isla Blanca

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Spacious, Great View, Lovely Island” We stayed at Casa Anna in early May 2013 so it was just at the start of the season. This meant that we didn't get full use of the pool. I would love to return to Casa Anna during the middle of summer as I am not
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from £130 / night

£800 - £2680 / week

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from £130 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Sao Rafael

Albufeira / Sao Rafael

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“perfect location for swimming, beaches and food” We had a great stay, the apartment was comfortable, good air-con, all we needed, lovely terrace with BBQ. The complex was just what we wanted - excellent pool, with access all day and up to around 7.30p
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from £13 / night

£85 - £853 / week

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from £13 / night

(41) Excellent 

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Mont Tremblant ski home to rent.

Quebec / Mont Tremblant

4 10 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 nights min
  • 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 - £1300 / week

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from £135 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Sao Martinho do Porto

Alcobaca / Sao Martinho do Porto

4 8 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Nice spacious villa in a very convenient location” This is a nice spacious villa with good facilities for a relaxing family holiday. Nice garden area with child's play area, table tennis and darts. Great BBQ for al fresco dining in the evening. Locat
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from £100 / night

£675 - £1150 / week

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from £100 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday b&b with swimming pool in Kamala

Kathu / Kamala

8 24 Min stay varies

  • 8 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 24
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Above and beyond our expectaitions” From the moment Rudy picked us up for our transfer till the end of our stay at the Villa we had a fantastic experience. The staff were amazing and helpful. All the bedrooms were clean and spacious. The pool, gardens
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from £821 / night

£5430 - £16899 / week

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from £821 / night

(41) Excellent 

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Europort holiday apartment let

Europort

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Car not necessary
“Lovely apartment, well situated with everything you need.” A great apartment that was well equipped with everything we needed for our holiday. Brilliantly situated for us to do what we wanted each day, shopping, eating out, ten pin bowling and walking
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from £80 / night

£560 / week

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from £80 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Benalmadena Pueblo

Benalmadena / Benalmadena Pueblo

5 12 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful villa with wonderful views of the sea.” I have recently returned from a second holiday, with my extended family (aged 6 months to 91yrs), at the stunning Villa Elegante. I would not hesitate to go back for a third visit as it would be virtua
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from £243 / night

£1695 - £3306 / week

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from £243 / night

(18) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro / Central Carvoeiro

2 5 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect location” We had a great time and the apartment is perfectly situated in the centre of Carvoiero. jill and Liz were very helpful and the apartment was very clean.
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from £50 / night

£355 - £700 / week

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from £50 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Hua Hin

Hua Hin / Khao Kalok

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Villa with everything you need” First of all the owners of the villa, Ian & Teresa was so very helpful to us and give us a lot of good info on the area (restaurants, bike rentals etc, The villa is in a small village called Baan Nong Yai with lots of l
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from £71 / night

£398 - £431 / week

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from £71 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Moraira with shared pool, golf nearby

Moraira / San Jaime

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent apartment and host” We've just come back from a wonderful month in Moraira where we stayed at Fran's lovely apartment. We found it very spacious, comfortable and well equipped and especially enjoyed sitting around the beautiful pool right o
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from £51 / night

£335 - £850 / week

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from £51 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Nerja with shared pool

Costa del Sol / Nerja

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool

from £30 / night

£204 - £585 / week

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from £30 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Nazare holiday villa rental

Leiria District / Nazare

3 6 7 nights min

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

from £67 / night

£467 - £856 / week

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from £67 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Puerto Banus

Puerto Banus / Azalea Beach

2 5 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Perfect poolside apartment” This is a lovely, well furnished and well maintained apartment. The apartment complex itself is in a nice quiet area, yet still walking distance to beaches and, slightly further away, the glitz of Puerto Banus, although we
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from £100 / night

£700 - £850 / week

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from £100 / night

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