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!
Tamborine Mountain is the Jewel in the crown of the Gold Coast, with more and more people holidaying in the mountain seeking a more relaxed vibe. Come and enjoy the amazing views on offer and get a taste of the great mountain community.
Architecturally designed with so …see more
Puetz Travels Beach Resort Sri LankaMöchten Sie nicht mal was Anderes als den „normalen“ Pauschalurlaub fernab von geführten, strikten Reisebüro-Touristen-Ausflügen ?????Dann kommen Sie zu uns !Uns – das sind wir !eine deutsche Familie, die sich nach 25 Jahren …see more
Villa Mimi is an exceptional executive villa with free air conditioning and heatable pool close to the amenities of Corcovada , Montechoro and Albufeira.
The ground floor of this villa includes an entrance hall, a twin bedroom with a small balcony and an en suite sho …see more
From the start of looking for a villa, I found the website very helpful and full of information, On contacting the owner to book this villa, I found them very helpful and prompt. They recommended an a… More
The property sits in 25 acres of beautiful gardens, managed bush walks and unrivaled views, with not another property to be seen. It is renown for its peace, tranquility and bird-life, yet is within a community of 15 different nationalities, who share the same love of …see more
We have just returned from a fabulous break at Lahai. From the moment you walk in you are aware that this is a warm and loved family home, complete with very charming pets. The house is well designed … More
“Idyllic retreat with unbelievable views”
Reviewed 17 Feb 2014
Positioned high this relaxing retreat has unbelievable views over stunning country. The house is well laid out with lovely verandas and the pool is perfect to cool off in after a game of tennis or gol… More
Beautiful modern villa located in a great position in Portugals No 1 holiday location Quinta Do Lago.Set in a half acre private plot overlooking the 6th fairway of the Quinta do Lago south golf course with large heated swimming pool,the villa enjoys a high position wit …see more
We are Paul & Haiying and invite you to consider our charming villa this year for your holiday in Catalonia.
Well Designed, All Bedrooms Opening Onto Sun Terrace: Amazing Views & Sunsets: Peaceful Corner Location (Not Overlooked), Table Tennis: Mountain Bikes: WiFi: La …see more
This was the second week of our holiday with our two teenage boys ,....the first week we had a four bed villa in the same area ,as my parents were with us ,......the villa is outstanding , just on th… More
This Sub Penthouse on Level 37 has absolutely amazing views. It is 239m2 in size with open plan living and dining as well as 3 fully ensuited bedrooms, 2 of these with enormous balconies.
Included are 2 free car parks and foxtel.
This apartment is being offered for …see more
Set in Ballina, Grandview Apartments is 6 km from Big Prawn. The accommodation is air conditioned and is fitted with a spa bath. Kingsford-Smith Park is 1.9 km away. Free private parking is available on site.
Featuring a balcony, the accommodation has a seating area wi …see more
This magnificent luxury villa has breath-taking views of the glistening Atlantic Ocean and overlooks the cosmopolitan village, marina and sandy beaches of Calheta, just 1km away. Located right on the cliff top, with a spectacular heated infinity pool, it is finished to …see more
It was our first trip to Madeira and after this experience it won't be our last. This villa is simply the best villa we have ever stayed in and we've been to a few!! Our flight was about an hour ear… More
Thank you for you 'Truly outstanding' review. It means a lot to us when our guests go to the trouble of writing a review. We aim to keep improving, updating and renewing items in the Villa, so no doubt there will be some small changes if you come again! It was pleasure having you all at the villa and we hope to see you all again one day.
“Best Ever Rental”
Reviewed 14 Jun 2015
This villa exceeded our expectations in every respect. Calheta is a small town half an hour from Funchal. Bars, restaurants are all within easy walking distance... There is even an excellent spa whic… More
Wow; thank you so much for your fantastic review!
It was a pleasure having you both here, we'll look forward to welcoming you back next year.
The new hotel is a wonderful addition to the area and like you I would highly recommend a visit!
“Unique location and luxury”
Reviewed 9 Jun 2015
An amazing location with views second to none, and highest quality luxury accommodation. Masses of space and everything you could possibly want, both inside and outside. Equivalent to a 5* hotel, but… More
Thank you for your fantastic review, it was a pleasure having you here.
With the construction finishing in 2012, Falcao da Monanha (300m2) offer its residents a design typical to that of the more modern Portuguese architecture using large, open areas to accommodate a large party of people. Being fully furnished to a very high standard, this …see more
Very good house that is brand new. Lots of space for everyone and everything in the house is to a very high standard.
Kitchen works really well and the close by BBQ makes it easy to cook outside if … More
“No regrets, will come back 4 sure.”
Reviewed 27 Jan 2013
This is one of those free standing modern Villas where you feel there’s no suggestion of corporate mass production, just a sincere desire to make the place as stylish as possible. If you really want… More
We were warmly welcomed by Mr Roger and his son Eric. The villa itself is stunning to admire, fully equipped with everything you could possibly need during the stay. The villa was clean and spotless o… More
“It Captured Our Heart <3 <3 <3”
Reviewed 25 Apr 2013
I am a frequent traveller and I frequently rent an appartment in Mauritius during my stay. This time my girlfriend & I spent 10 magical days at Villa Catherine. The place is superb, safe, calm and cl… More
“Brilliant, private villa close to the best beaches in Mauritius”
Reviewed 6 Feb 2012
The villa is above average in spec and size with its own pool and surrounded by a walled garden. Absolutely perfect if you want privacy. We were happy to swap days by the pool or on the multitude of b… More
Luxurious villa in El Portet Moraira [Villa De Flores]This top of the range luxury villa offers you everything for your holiday and is situated in the fabulous prestigious area of El Portet above the marina. It has been furnished to the highest possible standards, wi …see more
This was our second stay at this splendid villa and we enjoyed it as much as last year. It really has everything you could wish for. Wonderful shaded terrace beside a very good pool. This place is goo… More
*** Now with BROADBAND WIFI and a brand new MERCADONA SUPERMARKET only 5 minutes walk away ***One of few Oasis properties to have undergone a complete renovation, this authentic Spanish 1 bedroom white pueblo is decorated and furnished to a high standard for a luxury ho …see more
“Compact and bijou - all you could need under one roof!”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2015
Well located, this compact and bijou property is great for a getaway. We did a few days in January and returned a few days later in February after visiting other parts of Andalucia.… More
Reviewed 18 Apr 2015
My partner and I had a lovely 5 day stay in Nerja and wish we booked for longer, we hope to return soon! The apartment was excellent, clean and tidy with all the bits you would need for a self-cateri… More
“Fantastic Apartment home from home.”
Reviewed 26 Jul 2016
Had a really fantastic holiday the apartment was brilliant everything you needed for a perfect holiday. Would definitely come back and stay at this apartment. Loved being in a quiet area and within … More
LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION! Situated in the heart of the Costa del Sol beach resort area of Southern Spain with its great climate and long stretches of Mediterranean beach, our villa is perfectly located for enjoying a relaxing holiday immersed in Spanish culture and …see more
“Perfect holiday for the whole family. Highly recommended!!”
Reviewed 11 Jul 2013
I stayed at Villa Banus with my husband and 2 small children at the beginning of July and we thoroughly enjoyed our relaxing break! The owner got back to my enquiry straight away and was very nice, ef… More
Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted you and your family enjoyed your stay at our villa. we will be happy to welcome you back anytime.
Reviewed 20 Sep 2016
Stayed inVilla Banus for a week, we wished it could have been longer. Wonderful place, it had everything we needed and more. Very spacious and very clean, lovely outside furniture, very comfy … More
This is a 4 BR/4 bath self-catering villa featuring a 10 x 5m private pool (chilled in summer heated in winter), 6-seater hot tub, and large Bali style pergola with outdoor kitchen, gas BBQ, fridge, free Wi-Fi, outdoor shower & fans. A perfect place to relax with friend …see more
We were 3 generations getting together from different parts of the world in one place to spend time to talk, eat and enjoy each others company. This property allowed us to do that in style for a peri… More
“Perfect getaway - Good value for money!”
Reviewed 11 Jan 2013
We were a group of eight and must say we indeed had a great time.More like a Balinese villa with a private pool and pergola..It was more than what we expected and well maintained, worth all your money… More
Reviewed 26 Aug 2012
I really enjoyed staying with my family in this place . everything was great.. I hope to come back again in a cool weather.… More
Casa Altura has amazing uninterupted sea and mountain views and overlooks the lovely resort of Playa Blanca, this villa is perfect for 1 or more families and offers everything you could need for a relaxing holiday.
Casa Altura is finished and equipped to a very high sta …see more
I found Casa Altura after trawling the internet looking for a suitable villa as I am in a wheelchair and Playa Blanca was recommended to me as being flat & accessible. I had a few queries regarding t… More
The villa is very spacious - on the ground floor there is the large entrance hall, lounge/diner with patio doors out onto the terrace, and a smart new kitchen/breakfast room. Downstairs there is a large bedroom with a king size bed, plenty of wardrobe space (with a saf …see more
“A wonderful villa with a fantastic outdoor area and a huge pool!”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2014
The layout of this villa was perfect for 2 families holidaying together as we took over the upstairs and my sister and her husband had the downstairs bedroom. The villa itself is spacious and really w… More
“Casa Sentosa is the best villa that we have holidayed in”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2014
I am so pleased that we found Casa Sentosa on the website. It is a beautiful villa and definitely home from home (with added luxuries). Situated only a 10 minute walk from the resort of Carvoeiro, … More
“Perfect for a family getaway!”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2013
There were 7 of us who stayed at Casa Sentosa, my husband and I, our 3 children (aged 8, 5 and 2) and grandparents. The villa is very spacious, we had upstairs and grandparents had big bedroom/ bathro… More
This recent house is made of wood, following the local rules but with a modern design. Its surface is 335 sqm with 3 bedrooms. The view from the infinity pool is breathtaking... We have our private beach with blond sand and a little mangrove.
A breathtaking and quiet p …see more
“A perfect & memorable holiday - definitely coming back again”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2015
Title says it all, great property, better than the pictures, well maintained, great hospitality. Serene and a great place to relax and unwind. Awesome staff, very hospitable, awesome chef, great food … More
Reviewed 28 Oct 2015
As part of our honeymoon trip through Indonesia we booked ten days at Villa Manare. After having arrived at Manado airport out of Denpasar, Bali, we were promptly met by "Opah" who safely guided us th… More
“Relaxed pampering in an idyllic location. North Sulawesi is enchanting.”
Reviewed 21 Jun 2015
Villa Manare is an oasis of tranquility, the food is great, the house and rooms well maintained and the pool has fantastic views. Our stay was made by the chef's great cooking, the discreet charm of… More
The villa is situated on 2000m cul de sac property on the famous Vale de Lobo Golf Course. Private driveway to main entrance. Hall with guest cloakroom and social bathroom.
Lounge /dining area very spacious and bright(patio doors out to terrace and pool) with two amp …see more
“Beautiful villa and pool in a fantastic setting. Stunning.”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2016
We were so looking forward to this holiday, it was the first time we had rented a villa and it turned out to be truly fantastic. A wonderful experience right from the moment we booked. The owners Manu… More
Thank you for your lovely and helpful review, your description will help other guests decide and I'm very happy you found that you made the right choice for your first villa rental.
Reviewed 24 Oct 2014
We booked this villa primarily for the pool but the rest of the villa, the grounds and the location were excellent too. We have 2 young children age 4 and 2 and wanted them to enjoy learning to swim.… More
We are so happy your girls found their "secret lagoon" and could learn how to swim safely! Thank you for sharing your thoughts in such a beautiful way.
Manuela and Celeste
Reviewed 11 May 2014
Located at the bottom of the 10th of 17th ofthe Ocean, we entered a great charming house, a touch "out of Africa", like the old movie. Beautiful garden with lots off privacy and sure you hear the soun… More
Entice yourself to retreat into a forgotten world where the sound of native birds abound; bathe in natural soda springs to relax and rejuvenate your mind, body and soul; indulge your body on the massage table; in the hands of an expert guide catch yourself a couple of …see more
Casa Sandra is a very spacious 3 bedroomed detached villa with an additional sleeping area. It is situated in the quiet village of Almádena, approximately 7 kms west of Lagos and 2 kms north of the popular beach resort Luz. The village of Almádena is approximately a …see more
“Wonderful villa with lovely heated pool and very comfy sun beds”
Reviewed 28 Jun 2016
A very efficient, helpful and friendly owner and villa manager to deal with any issues or questions that you might have. The village was easy enough to find thanks to maps provided and the transfer t… More
“Highly recommended Villa”
Reviewed 11 Dec 2014
We stayed at Villa Sandra in October 2014. It is always a risk to book accommodation from a description and pictures. You can rest assured this is a luxury villa. Gary has done a great job of providin… More
“Beautiful villa, not far from a picturesque sandy beach!”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2013
At first we were a little intimidated about the drive from the airport as we hadn’t driven in Portugal before, but there was actually nothing to worry about. Car pickup was easy and obvious (and dis… More
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We value all feedback and we are really pleased you had a fantastic time, it makes all of our hard work worthwhile when we hear guests have had a great holiday. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Thanks again, JJ Villas.
The holiday home is located in a Lakeside Resort and Wedding Venue and offers full access to all the amenities - 4 swimming pools, 4 tennis courts, lakeside beach, pool side restaurant, boat ramp, etc., etc. A short 5 min drive to golden sand surf beaches and a 10 min d …see more
This villa is a spacious 7 en-suite bedroom overlooking the golf course. It is a modern property that sleeps up to 15 persons and features a bright and functional kitchen as well as contemporary bathrooms. The living area is bright and spacious with comfortable furnitur …see more
This villa is located in the prestigious 5 star Costa Adeje area. Air conditioned spacious and furnished to a high standard with all day sunshine and private heated swimming pool, depth of 1.50mt (Heating from October to April)
Situated in a peaceful location, 5 minut …see more
Quite simply the best value villa we've visited in years. There are other villas more expensive and others less expensive but the pricing for this villa is bang on.
Even although we arrived at the… More
“SUPERB VILLA IN A PEACEFUL LOCATION”
Reviewed 21 Mar 2013
We have just returned from 12 days at this villa. We were with four friends and because we did the booking were allowed to have the upstairs room, which we called the 'presidential suite'! Huge bed … More
“Fantastic peaceful villa in handy location.”
Reviewed 10 Feb 2013
Cannot recommend this villa highly enough ! It is beautifully fitted out to a very high standard, very spacious and well maintained. Great to have a heated pool too! Few minutes drive down to the beac… More
Sleeps 10. 4 bedroom villa with private heated swimming pool. Air-conditioning and internet access. Fully enclosed garden. Secluded with wonderful views. Outdoor alfresco dining area next to the barbecue. Within 8 minutes from beautiful beaches and the famous strip and …see more
We loved the villa. It was a quiet and had everything we wanted. There is a mini market on the complex and small shop opposite that sell the essentials. They will also call taxi's for you for 1Euro.
This bright contemporary 4 bedroom villa has a fantastic view over the lake on Pinhal's Golf course 8th fairway. It is set in a quiet neighbourhood of luxury villas where you will be privileged to listening to the birds singing and occasionally the crack of golf balls b …see more
Occupying a prime location along Pinhal golf course in Vilamoura, this spacious villa is ideal for families or a large group of friends who are looking for a quiet time in the Sun. This stunning property is furnished in a mix of rustic and contemporary style. The exteri …see more
Absolutely fantastic villa, everything you can think of is there! Fully air conditioned through out, which was essential in July. Plenty of space for our group of 8 adults & 2 kids. Beautiful garden, … More
Centrally Located, this stunning Marina facing apartment is situated within the award winning Ocean Village Complex. Features include a private wrap around balcony offering spectacular views to Spain, the old town and Marina. Guests can enjoy access to sparkling swimmin …see more
Stayed in Gib dozens of times now, stopped in lots of different apartments but this one has to be one of our favourites.
Great location, lovely view and access to great pool area.
Owners were very h… More
This exquisite waterfront property on Lake Mulwala features all the class and luxury of resort living in one of the most sought after locations on the Murray River and is centrally located to all popular attractions Yarrawonga-Mulwala accommodation has to offer.
The Yar …see more
Situated at a family friendly Resort. A fully equipped villa is just a few steps away from the sunloungers and parasols and is situated around the swimming pool. The villa offers ample space sleeping up to 6 and has a fully equipped kitchen, bedroom with double bed, ba …see more
Well looked after and comfortable apartment. 3 double beds, and a kitchen you can cook in!
good part of resort for walking and cyling and besides easy access to the beach there is a private lagoon … More
Villa 18 is a spacious two storey building ideally located, with direct access from the sea front via a large private garden or from the pool and sun terrace.The villa is located in one of the best locations on the island, with the sunny climate one expects in the South …see more
“Been going to tenerife 22years this is the best villa we have ever stayed in”
Reviewed 19 Oct 2012
wonderfull villa woderfull location very spacious and clean could not wish for anything better have been here twice this year will not go anywhere else brilliant… More
Thank you for your very positive commments. Yes it is a lovely Villa in a fabulous location, looking out to sea with a beach nearby and lovely walks along the Promenade. It also has a very big pool in the Complex and a super children's area.
“Perfect base for a fantastic area of Tenerife”
Reviewed 10 May 2012
We arrived to find a spacious, clean and perfectly located homely villa. The kitchen was very well equiped. And everything we needed we found. Spacious garden and living area. Highlight was having a b… More
Yes it is a Lovely Villa in a super location, facing the sea with a Beach nearby. The Promenade just at the Front Gate, going left or right, gives lovely long walks along by the sea.
Exquisite new three bedroom apartment with spectacular views. 2015 is the 1st year this apartment will be available to rent.The apartment is situated 5 minutes from San Pedro beach, 7 minutes from Puerto Banus and 10 minutes from Marbella. For golfers you are within a 5 …see more
without doubt one the best places we have ever had the privilege to stay in. We travelled with three of our children, aged 10yrs through to 20yr for 7 wonderful nights at Valley Heights and each to a … More
Villa Lea is a stunning, modern, family owned, luxury villa located just five minutes' walk from the main beach in Puerto Del Carmen. Quiet and peaceful, the villa has easy access to all amenities, including the many excellent restaurants for eating out. The villa …see more
after our first stay at villa lea we knew we would be back, the villa itself is spotless, spacious and is equipped with everything you could possibly need. and you could not get a better location clos… More
Thank you for you amazing review glad to have you back at Villa Lea, thank you for booking again.
“First Class accommodation”
Reviewed 22 Oct 2012
Have stayed at a few villas in Puerto Del Carmen but Villa Lea takes first spot, everything you could wish for, for a relaxing holiday. Very private but close to all amenities. I would have not hesi… More
Thank you so much for your kind comments.
“Fab Villa - Bit Of Luxury - Couldn't Ask For Better”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2012
We were a party of eight adults visiting Villa Lea for the first time in March 2012. We were met at villa and given details all about the villa. We were really impressed and it had everything you coul… More
Thank you very much for you excellent review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your holiday at Villa Lea
Spacious family accommodation, with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, this ground floor apartment at the Marina Park resort has air conditioning and a very large terrace. The apartment is fully managed by an agent so you can relax knowing there is full support if needed. Mar …see more
Villa 109 is in the gold start resort of El Marques, Los Gigantes on the sunny south coast of Tenerife.With something for everyone, the villa is equally suitable for young or old, families or couples. The villas are set in landscaped gardens around amenities acknowledge …see more
great location, though you come back fitter than you went with all the hills around the area, villa clean tidy roomy and well worth every penny, really enjoyed our time in it.
found some great plac… More
Chapman's View Villa is a luxury self-catering villa with 4 bedrooms, magnificent sea and mountain views, a heated pool and a stylish ambience. The villa offers open plan living with flow from the fully equipped kitchen through the dining area to the lounge and the gard …see more
Superior Penthouse apartment with stunning views of Laguna/Millenium and Victoria golf courses with the sea beyond,Top quality award winning condominium,adjoining the golf courses set in secure grounds with two swimming pools one for children.Underground secure car park …see more