Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (10768)

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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27

Lapu Lapu holiday condo rental

Mactan Island / Lapu Lapu

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“nice beach-condo” We stayed a couple of days the first days in March. The condo is really woow, especially the ocean-view in the Masterbedroom. It's all with Mahagoni wood, nice decoration and bedrooms, all worked perfect including hot and cold shower  …see more

from £65 / night

£431 - £475 / week

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from £65 / night

(15) Very Good 

15

Holiday apartment in Playa de las Americas

Playa de las Americas / Parque Santiago 2

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“A home from home.” a home from home well equipped excellent furnishings,a lovely apartment for a relaxing holiday. Nice pool area very quiet and clean. great location very near to beach, shops and restaurants,  …see more

from £47 / night

£329 - £371 / week

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from £47 / night

(5) Excellent 

42

Holiday villa accommodation

Quarteira / Vilamoura

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful villa!” 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, peaceful area , would highly reco  …see more

from £290 / night

£1702 - £4676 / week

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from £290 / night

(4) Very Good 

24

Holiday apartment in Cavelossim

Goa / Cavelossim

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
2 Bedroom fully furnished apartment in South Goa-Cavelossim. The apartment is located in the prime area of SOuth Goa in very close vicinity of all the 5 & 4 star resorts. Cavelossim beach is just 700meters away and there are several restaurants and shops within 2min  …see more

from £37 / night

£246 - £390 / week

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from £37 / night

(2) Excellent 

17

Golf del Sur holiday apartment rental

San Miguel de Abona / Golf del Sur

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“59 The Palms - Brilliant Accommodation” Booking Apartment 59 The Palms through Julia was easy and messages were helpful and friendly which makes a difference. Fans in rooms and beach towels were provided, clean and nice. Thanks Julia, enjoyed my holi  …see more

from £43 / night

£300 - £944 / week

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from £43 / night

(10) Very Good 

19

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
“Amazing Villa, Lovey service!” The villa was amazing! It would be amazing at twice the price. When we arrived we couldnt believe our luck. The lady who met us and showed us around, rebecca, was so lovely and incredibly helpful. I would recommend this  …see more

from £158 / night

£1106 - £3185 / week

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from £158 / night

(10) Excellent 

57

Holiday chalet with swimming pool, tennis court in Gondomar

Gondomar / Melres

4 9 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
Incredible Chalet along the valleys of River Douro, sleeps 8Ideal for families, fishing, boat trips, beach, hiking, walking or just relaxingAn excellent getaway from everyday life<br />It boasts magnificent Views, beautiful gardens,a swimming pool,a complete Bar/B  …see more

from £136 / night

£935 - £1185 / week

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from £136 / night

(10) Excellent 

18

Playa Blanca holiday villa rental

Playa Blanca / Los Altos de Montana Roja

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“amazing wonderful beautiful villa -” We had a fantastic holiday at this beautiful Villa. It was found as described in the information section, clean tidy and with everything your could possibly imagine that you might need and more...... loads of room  …see more

from £118 / night

£825 - £1870 / week

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from £118 / night

(11) Excellent 

13

Torrevieja Area holiday villa rental

Torrevieja Area / La Siesta

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Second visit” We have just returned from staying at this lovely villa, we don't usually holiday twice in the same place but as we enjoyed it so much the first time we booked again and so pleased we did. Villa hadn't changed much, just as nice, wonder  …see more

from £80 / night

£400 - £650 / week

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from £80 / night

(3) Excellent 

32

Holiday villa in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro / Marinha

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
Casa Jasmin is set in nearly an acre of newly landscaped gardens. It is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the heart of Caramujeira, yet is only a short drive from Carvoeiro. The beautiful Albandeira beach is accessible via a wonderful countryside walk  …see more

from £145 / night

£1014 - £1715 / week

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from £145 / night

23

Holiday apartment rental

Province of Almeria / Agua Amarga

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
"The Capricho" is a new and fully equipped apartment, located in Agua Amarga, 50 meters from one of the best beaches in the world, in Natural Park of Cabo de Gata, Andalusia.Découvrez Agua Amarga et laissez-vous séduire par sa magie  …see more

from £97 / night

£483 - £1229 / week

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from £97 / night

(18) Excellent 

19

Holiday villa with golf nearby in Meia Praia

Lagos / Meia Praia

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic villa with helpful owner and property manager.” We booked Casa Maurice for our silver wedding anniversary in which we invited our family to stay with us. The youngest child was 10 years old and the oldest adults were pensioners.Despite the v  …see more

from £150 / night

£950 - £2850 / week

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from £150 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Playa Blanca holiday villa rental

Playa Blanca / Los Claveles

5 12 5 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Amazing apartment in good location” 8 of us came here back in May and we loved it so much, we've booked it again for next year! The apartment itself is huge, with 5 very big double bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, so plenty of room and space for big parties  …see more

from £149 / night

£1050 - £2180 / week

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from £149 / night

(34) Excellent 

60

Holiday apartment accommodation

Fuengirola / Fuengirola Marina

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Everything you could wish for!” It is the second time we have stayed with Michael & Claire (first with Bentley) and like the previous year everything from them meeting us to us departing them was first class. we stayed at PYR this year (Ramon last yea  …see more

from £40 / night

£280 - £567 / week

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from £40 / night

(9) Very Good 

44

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

Playa de las Americas / Tenerife Royal Gardens

Studio 3 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent apartment!” Excellent apartment, we had everything we wanted here and more. Fantastic location. Choice of 2 great beaches both under a minutes walk!
 The area outside the complex is very flat and you can walk for miles with no hills.  …see more

from £56 / night

£406 - £637 / week

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from £56 / night

(12) Excellent 

19

Holiday villa rental

Carvoeiro / Quinta do Paraiso

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellant villa definately be back.” We had a lovely holiday in villa casa susana it really is a home from home and has everything plus more that you need. Very clean and spacious and the air conditioning is a must as it was very hot.  …see more

from £43 / night

£300 - £1770 / week

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from £43 / night

(1) Very Good 

13

Souss-Massa-Draa Region / Imi Ouaddar

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool

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from £115 / night

£702 / week

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from £115 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Nerja

Nerja / San Juan de Capistrano

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“San juan de capistrano” We have hust returned from a two week holiday staying at the villa in san juan de capistrano.we had a fantastic time and the villa had everything we needed.the pool was great and the 4 children aged from 4 to 10 were in and ou  …see more

from £97 / night

£658 - £1167 / week

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from £97 / night

(27) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Praia D'el Rey Golf and Country Club

Caldas da Rainha / Praia D'el Rey Golf and Country Club

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Terrific apartment with fantastic view of the ocean” Wonderful accomodation with great views of the Atlantic ocean. Very comfortable with great facilities and mod cons. Very close to beach, small supermarket and cafe. 20 mins to the lovely town of Obi  …see more

from £86 / night

£600 - £845 / week

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from £86 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Meia Praia

Lagos / Meia Praia

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
'Casa Sarah' is a beautifully appointed modern villa and has every facility you will need to enjoy a perfect holiday in one of the Algarve's most attractive areas. With direct access to Meia Praia, an unspoilt beach with good restaurant facilities availab  …see more

from £150 / night

£950 - £2850 / week

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from £150 / night

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Vilamoura holiday villa rental

Vilamoura / Urbanizacao Duas Sentinelas

3 6 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
Private non-overlooked 3-en-suite bedroom villa near Vilamoura and 5-minute walk away from Aquashow Water Park. Great outdoor area with private pool (heated upon request). The garden is spacious and the pool area gets direct sunlight all day long.  …see more

from £132 / night

£772 - £2123 / week

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from £132 / night

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Holiday apartment rental

Sunshine Coast / Alexandra Headland

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Renovated Air Conditioned 1 bedroom Apartment with Ocean & Pool Views situated on Level 2. Queen Bed sleeps 2 or can sleep up to 4 people comfortably using pull out sofa, at an additional cost. TV with Austar. Kitchenette with Microwave, Stove top, Fridge/Freezer (  …see more

from £75 / night

£519 / week

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from £75 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday villa in Puerto Del Carmen

Lanzarote / Puerto Del Carmen

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Casa del Rio” Lovely well eqipped villa situated in a nice quiet area, short walk to beach and local bars and restaurants.  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 / week

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from £100 / night

(2) Excellent 

24

Holiday home in Tewantin

Noosa / Tewantin

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
The Sanctuary, Noosa Beach House, Holiday in a luxury beach house on Noosa.The Sanctuary includes a state of the art kitchen, two huge living areas and four over-sized bedrooms and a fully equipped laundry. Polished timber floors and high ceilings are throughout  …see more

from £217 / night

£1081 - £3673 / week

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from £217 / night

(6) Excellent 

15

Gordon's Bay holiday chalet let

Cape Town / Gordon's Bay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“stunning” from the moment we drove up to the villa and seen the views over the bay,feel in love with the place,has everything you need and more,the kitchen area has everything, tv room with a stunning picture on the wall,really nice bedroom with bat  …see more

from £55 / night

£350 - £480 / week

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from £55 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Avalon Beach

Pittwater / Avalon Beach

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
Large, modern studio apt with private entrance, deck, heated pool & spectacular ocean views from Bilgola to the Central Coast. North facing to capture the sun all year long. 45 minute drive to Sydney and close to all amenites.  …see more

from £121 / night

£843 / week

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from £121 / night

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Playa Blanca holiday villa rental

Lanzarote / Playa Blanca

5 12 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Inside there are 5 bedrooms with 5 bathrooms. Striking black granite stairs lead to the private master bedroom suite located on the first floor. The king size bedroom has its own ensuite bathroom with both a walk-in shower and separate bath. There is also a walk-in ward  …see more

from £155 / night

£1083 - £1925 / week

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from £155 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool in Casares

Costa del Sol / Casares

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
3 Bedroom front line Penthouse Apartment with views of sea, tropical gardens, overlooking main pool. The apartment is fully air conditioned, sleeps 6 with 3 bedrooms all on suite, recently modernised kitchen, complete open plan living area, internet and internet TV. The  …see more

from £106 / night

£676 - £1053 / week

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from £106 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Moraira holiday villa rental

Costa Blanca / Moraira

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“I can't wait to return again” I stayed at Villa Stellar in Moraira in February 2012 for my friend's 50th birthday party. There were seven of us staying at the house in total and we all had a wonderful time. All the comforts you can think of were provi  …see more

from £376 / night

£2628 - £6136 / week

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from £376 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Atalaia holiday villa rental

Lagos / Atalaia

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Spacious & comfortable 3 bed villa with great pool & outside space.” Fantastic villa, good location, good weather and first class service from making the booking to receiving the refund of the security deposit. The villa was spacious and comfortable w  …see more

from £115 / night

£795 - £1935 / week

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from £115 / night

(24) Very Good 

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Villa rental in Callao Salvaje

Adeje / Callao Salvaje

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Great villa in a lovely location” We have just booked our next holiday in Tenerife, staying at the Villa Cascada, this will be our eighth stay in this lovely villa. The property is situated in a quiet, residential area with great views over Mount Tei  …see more

from £122 / night

£850 - £1336 / week

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from £122 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Faro

Faro District / Faro

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning
“Beautiful property with fantastic views” Upon arriving at Casa Estrela their was an unanimous 'wow'. It is a beautiful property and very well equipped and very roomy. We are a family of ten, ages ranging from 6 to 78 years, and we spent a fabulous t  …see more

from £259 / night

£1663 - £2189 / week

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from £259 / night

(8) Very Good 

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Holiday home rental

Island of Malta / Haz-Zebbug

7 10 2 nights min

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Magic!!!!!” We were 12 people (7 adults and 5 children), we spent a week in this house and it will last forever in our memories! Everything was just perfect. First the house:  it 's just amazingly gorgeous , :  huge, spacious; decorated with a lot of  …see more

from £315 / night

£2199 / week

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from £315 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Lanzarote / Playa Blanca

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely Cosy Villa” This villa is situated in a good location near shops and local restaurants. We really enjoyed the outdoor pool with the waterfall!! and the view of the sea. The service of booking this villa was straight forward and prompt and had n  …see more

from £79 / night

£550 - £900 / week

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from £79 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Ferreiras

Albufeira / Ferreiras

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Located in a quiet area this townhouse is ideal for families or even a small group of friends. The first floor of the house has 3 bedrooms all with modern décor, very bright and a balcony with view to the pool. The master bedroom is en-suite with a shower colum  …see more

from £71 / night

£422 - £1044 / week

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from £71 / night

(12) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Playa de las Americas

Playa de las Americas / Torviscas

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great place.” Hi, My partner and i have just returned from a 10 day stay at the Mare Verde apartment. We were not disappointed!! The apartment has everything that you could need or want and is very, very clean. Its ideally situated and within easy w  …see more

from £30 / night

£260 - £310 / week

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from £30 / night

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Holiday apartment in Port de Pollenca

Majorca / Port de Pollenca

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
Superb sea front apartment in the quiet area of Llenaire, only 10 minutes walking distance to town center. This 3 bedroom apartment is modern and comfortable and has a communal pool as well as private off the road parking.  …see more

from £101 / night

£702 - £1536 / week

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from £101 / night

(30) Excellent 

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Puerto Del Carmen holiday villa rental

Lanzarote / Puerto Del Carmen

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Wonderful!” Our stay at Villa Olivier in November 2011 was as enjoyable as on all our numerous earlier visits. Eric & Pauline, Lionel and the maids are all very friendly, efficient and helpful. The villa and grounds are beautifully kept. Th  …see more

from £157 / night

£1095 - £1225 / week

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from £157 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Santa Ponsa holiday villa rental

Calvia / Santa Ponsa

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
This beautifully stylish and spacious private Villa, is located in a quiet cul de sac, over looking the exclusive private golf course Santa Ponsa 2 and within walking distance of the new Marina of Port Adrianno and it's beautiful sandy beach, shops and water sports  …see more

from £900 / night

£5000 - £7500 / week

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from £900 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment rental

Dubai / Dubai Marina

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Elegant and contemporary one bedroom apartment on the 10th floor at The Torch, Dubai Marina. (Sleeps 4 Adults)  …see more

from £105 / night

£735 / week

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from £105 / night