Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (123945)

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 home in Nelson

Victoria / Nelson

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 35 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Drik Drik’s historic, heritage-listed stone Schoolhouse (c.1873), on 2 acres in a secluded rural location close to the Glenelg River National Park [great fishing canoeing etc.] . Set in established gardens with an orchard, vegetable garden and an outdoor bath/sho  …see more

from £65 / night

£439 - £1241 / week

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from £65 / night

(4) Excellent 

27

Denia holiday villa rental

Denia / Near Marina

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Truley Wonderful” Stayed for 4 months. The Viilla was well maintained, clean, well situated, suitably equipped and in a peaceful location but only 10 mins. walk to the old town , the beach and the marina. We used the trains as the station is only 15 m  …see more

from £79 / night

£500 - £775 / week

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from £79 / night

(1) Very Good 

22

Bloubergstrand holiday apartment rental

Cape Town / Bloubergstrand

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
Spectacular sea, Table Mountain and Robben Island views. Walking Distance from the beach. State of the art furnishings. A superior apartment, 2 bedroom, 2 baths, climate-controlled apartment in the highly sought after Waves Edge complex in Big Bay, one of Cape Town  …see more

from £75 / night

£450 - £820 / week

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from £75 / night

(27) Excellent 

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Cala Tarida holiday apartment accommodation

Ibiza / Cala Tarida

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“SIX STAR ACCOMODATION IN CALA TARIDA!” This is a fabulous apartment and if I could give it six stars, I would. Internally, it is very tastefully decorated with everything you would require for your stay. However, it is the external terraces which, a  …see more

from £300 / night

£1750 - £2900 / week

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from £300 / night

(2) Very Good 

15

Holiday apartment in Weston

Saint James Parish / Weston

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Lantana 24 is a stunning first floor 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment. Located in the quieter block it enjoys fabulous sea views of the West Coast and is ideal for families or couples. This modern apartment is stylishly furnished and equipped for a very comfortable stay.  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 - £1037 / week

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from £100 / night

(4) Excellent 

33

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
Our 2 bedroom air conditioned groundfloor apartment with a walled terrace is absolutely ideal an comfortable for couples with young children and for more mature guests as it also has a lift servicing the garage space below. It can sleep 5 persons as a cot can be pl  …see more

from £30 / night

£206 - £590 / week

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from £30 / night

43

Province of Cadiz / Benalup-Casas Viejas

2 8 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning

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from £73 / night

£509 / week

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from £73 / night

(3) Excellent 

39

Braga District / Barcelos

6 16 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 16
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

 …see more

from £308 / night

£2513 - £2872 / week

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from £308 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Nerja holiday apartment rental

Costa del Sol / Nerja

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“ideally located 2 mins from the beach and a short walk to nerja centre” this is our third time in this apt, and as always we were not disappointed. Its ideally situated close to the beach with a good choice of restaurants right on the doorstep, or a l  …see more

from £40 / night

£280 - £750 / week

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from £40 / night

(29) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Barcelona

Barcelona / Gracia

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“The perfect 'home away from home'.” We experienced excellent service from the minute we contacted Alejandro to the minute we left the apartment. He was prompt and helpful and we felt confident that we were going to have a great experience in his apar  …see more

from £65 / night

£449 / week

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from £65 / night

(21) Excellent 

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Colonia de Sant Pere holiday villa rental

Colonia de Sant Pere / Bay of Alcudia

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
“A comfortable, relaxing stay.” La Vista was perfect for our extended family of 5 adults and 3 young kids. Well equipped and comfortable, the roof terrace and hot tub were fantastic. The area was nice and quiet, albeit the start of the season, but this  …see more

from £95 / night

£595 - £995 / week

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from £95 / night

(15) Excellent 

35

Puerto Banus holiday villa rental

Puerto Banus / Vasari Resort

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fabulous home and location” My 7 friends and I had a wonderful stay at Porto banus. We would recommend to anyone. I was not able to met with Nacho but he was contactable at all times to assist with Any questions about places to see or eat or golf c  …see more

from £167 / night

£1022 - £4639 / week

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from £167 / night

(1) Very Good 

15

Holiday villa in Nusa Dua

Nusa Dua Peninsula / Nusa Dua

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
The clue is in the name… Watching the sunset is a daily ritual in Bali, and where better to watch it than at this absolute waterfront villa, which faces directly west across the gentle waters of Benoa Bay, offering a front row sun lounger view of its name  …see more

from £432 / night

£3534 - £3730 / week

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from £432 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Olhos de Agua

Albufeira / Olhos de Agua

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Amazing - highly recommended!” This apartment is fantastic. It is a little home from home. The apartment complex is extremely secure and clean. The apartment itself is immaculate. I was thrilled to be staying there. The pool area is big and spacious.  …see more

from £25 / night

£175 - £395 / week

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from £25 / night

(8) Excellent 

33

Villa rental in Benitachell with swimming pool, golf nearby

Costa Blanca / Benitachell

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“The ideal villa 'home from home' for a fabulous holiday - this villa has everything!” Our family has just returned from the most fantastic holiday in Spain largely due to the fact that we chose to stay at Casa Almendra, Benitachell - a peaceful, resid  …see more

from £54 / night

£375 - £1015 / week

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from £54 / night

(4) Very Good 

32

Sinquerim holiday home rental

Goa / Sinquerim

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Home away from home.” It was a pleasure to stay in this villa.We very much enjoyed the stay.Excellent location. Rooms and other facilities were wonderful.The care taker was very helpful. The homely feel of this villa with a noise free relaxed secured  …see more

from £70 / night

£450 - £1085 / week

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from £70 / night

(1) Excellent 

28

Holiday bungalow with swimming pool in Benidorm

Benidorm / Levante Beach

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
My Studio Bungalow has no separate bedroom is situated in La Siesta Urbanizacion, 50 Avinida Estocolmo, Ricon De Loix, lavante, Benidorm, English Quarter Near Melia Hotel. This studio has been newly refurbished in June 2015, with an air conditioning system, a double sof  …see more

from £14 / night

£99 - £420 / week

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from £14 / night

17

Pedreguer holiday villa rental

Province of Alicante / Pedreguer

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
Beautiful modern villa on the slopes of Monte Solana. Pristine clean, fully equipped includes dishwasher, air-con, large TV, CD & DVD player. Large private pool & terrace enjoy all-day sun & covered terrace overlooking the pool is the perfect place to eat a  …see more

from £65 / night

£375 - £800 / week

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from £65 / night

(15) Excellent 

21

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

(25) Excellent 

13

Holiday apartment rental

Puerto Del Carmen / Avenida de las Playas

1 4 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
“Superb apartment” Had everything you needed for a comfortable stay. Got sun all day on the terrace and very central with no need for taxis, although there is no pool didnt miss it as the beach is down the hill and there is mostly a nice breeze to sto  …see more

from £36 / night

£250 - £410 / week

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from £36 / night

(16) Excellent 

40

Apartment rental in Mojacar with shared pool, golf nearby

Mojacar / Mojacar Playa

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Best Ever Holiday” Had an absolutely fantastic holiday and did not want to return. The resort is spotless and so was the apartment with stunning views onto the sea. The sun rise on a morning is breathtaking. The pool and everywhere around the ap  …see more

from £46 / night

£321 - £492 / week

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from £46 / night

(32) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Fuseta

Olhao / Fuseta

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.6 km
  • Swimming pool
“Relaxing family holiday” We really enjoyed our week in Fuseta. The small fishing village is easy to find your way around on foot, and by bike which we hired one day. The restaurants are very good value for money, and the fish is delicious. We liked t  …see more

from £59 / night

£280 - £750 / week

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from £59 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Port de Pollenca

Majorca / Port de Pollenca

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
A spacious apartment on the modern Bellesreguard complex, just to the rear of the exclusive ‘Pine Walk’. Standing in beautiful landscaped gardens with a large three-tier swimming pool and sun terrace. This first floor apartment is privately owned and is idea  …see more

from £86 / night

£600 - £1500 / week

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from £86 / night

(48) Excellent 

19

Holiday villa rental

Minorca / Cala'n Porter

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great Villa, Great weather, Great Holiday!” We had a great time in Menorca staying at Villa Rioja. The villa has everyhing you require and the outside space and pool are great. Cala N Porter has everything you require and the beach is lovely with good  …see more

from £48 / night

£335 - £1275 / week

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from £48 / night

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Vilamoura holiday villa let

Quarteira / Vilamoura

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Beautiful Detached Villa with Large Garden and a large FENCED 5m x 10m Private Pool, with a lovely outdoor dining area.Located in a quiet Residential area Just a Few Minutes Drive to Lively Marina.  …see more

from £72 / night

£500 - £1700 / week

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from £72 / night

(7) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment letting

Province of Alicante / Playa Flamenca

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic location” We stayed at la Ricon the apartment was clean ab No tidy, very spacious and was inside a secure gated community over looking the swimming pool it was very pretty and quiet. It was within walking distance to some lovely bars and r  …see more

from £27 / night

£185 - £265 / week

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from £27 / night

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Holiday bungalow with shared pool in Palmar

Flacq District / Palmar

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Self-catering superb villa in a complex of 23 villas just opposite the beach. Balcony and bedroom terraces facing Common large swimming pool. Ideal for families and couples seeking relaxation.  …see more

from £77 / night

£539 - £599 / week

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from £77 / night

28

Holiday apartment rental

Cala De Finestrat / La Cala De Finistrat

1 4 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
Beautifully furnished apartment with great views. This wonderful apartment is located in the popular resort of La Cala where you will find a beautiful sandy and sheltered beach, plenty of bars and restaurants, supermarkets and a regular bus service to nearby towns. As  …see more

from £33 / night

£227 - £398 / week

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from £33 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Rockley holiday studio rental

Christ Church Parish / Rockley

Studio 2 4 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The fully furnished studio apartment is located on the first floor above the reception area and overlooks the swimming pool which is fed by a waterfall. There is no elevator so all tenants must be able to manage the stairs. This studio apartment is comprises one large l  …see more

from £44 / night

£308 / week

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from £44 / night

(17) Very Good 

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Holiday villa in Vilamoura

Quarteira / Vilamoura

2 3 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“We will book again! Definitely coming back for more, por favour!” This is a great holiday rental! The owners obviously love this spot too and have taken the time to put all their tips and info into a fabulous welcome pack that had us feeling like loc  …see more

from £65 / night

£411 - £565 / week

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from £65 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Villa rental in Jolly Harbour with shared pool, golf nearby

Saint Mary Parish / Jolly Harbour

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“great place” We had a lovely time in villa 230b.very clean well equipped kitchen and a nice deck,and very close to the beach.  …see more

from £112 / night

£784 / week

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from £112 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Roca Llisa

Ibiza / Roca Llisa

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Absolutely spot on” This house was perfect for 4 girls visiting Ibiza for the first time. After reading previous reviews, a car was highly recommended for Roca Llisa. After picking up the car from Ibiza airport (which was pretty painless) we made  …see more

from £140 / night

£900 - £1700 / week

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from £140 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby, tennis court in Marbella

Costa del Sol / Marbella

5 14 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent property with great facillities and a wealth of local knowledge” Excellent property for large or small groups. We were met promptly at the villa by a lady who lives locally and will also provide airport pickup and shopping. A stunning proper  …see more

from £650 / night

£2500 - £6000 / week

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from £650 / night

(24) Very Good 

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Santa Maria holiday apartment rental

Santa Maria / Antonio Souza Beach

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
“Top marks. We didn’t want to leave!” I stayed in this apartment with my girlfriend and another couple for two weeks over New Year. The booking process could not have been smoother and David, the owner, is a pleasure to deal with – professional, attent  …see more

from £40 / night

£230 - £400 / week

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from £40 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Ski apartment to rent in Xemxija

Island of Malta / Xemxija

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Ski
SEAFRONT, this new accommodation flat 2 is finished to a high standards, latest new technology A/C is also available and a gas stove this spectacular property combined kitchen-dinning sitting study with sofa beds,Satellite TV FREE WIFI kitchen Auto washing machine, iro  …see more

from £26 / night

£171 - £560 / week

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from £26 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Grand Port District / Blue Bay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“A perfect Holiday” We had a 5 star service from booking the villa at short notice to been received at the airport and the villa. The villa is more beautiful compare to what we seen from the photos. The supermarket is just 80 metres away from the vil  …see more

from £77 / night

£513 - £1411 / week

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from £77 / night

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Holiday cottage in Byron Bay

Byron Shire / Byron Bay

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Sunset Cottage is a fully self-contained, open-plan 1 bedroom cottage (with a sofa bed for 2 more guests ideally suited for 1 adult/ 2 children). The cottage is located on a quiet, secluded 5 acre property and has amazing sunset vistas and views over the Byron Bay hinte  …see more

from £139 / night

£973 / week

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from £139 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Nerja

Nerja / Aljamar

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
Our four double bedroom (one of which is internal) airconditioned villa with private swimming pool and also access to the large community swimming pool is probably one of the best at Edificio Residencial Aljamar as it has a very large terrace. Being situated on the c  …see more

from £77 / night

£471 - £1283 / week

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from £77 / night

(8) Very Good 

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Villa rental in El Gouna with swimming pool

El Gouna / West Golf

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Amazing Holiday” We had an amazing experience at the villa, the view is spectacular and serene. The house is well equipped and the owners were very kind and helpful. I would definitely love to visit El Gouna again and stay at this place again, felt it  …see more

from £92 / night

£640 - £1400 / week

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from £92 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Choeng Mon

Choeng Mon / Choeng Mon Beach

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
This beach villa is the perfect holiday escape with sunset views and the sea just metres from your living room. A quiet, romantic paradise. Also conveniently located for Chaweng Beach, Choeng Mon Beach and Fishermans Village for excellent shopping and dining.<br />  …see more

from £220 / night

£1380 - £1560 / week

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from £220 / night