Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (124983)

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 apartment rental

Lagos / Porto de Mos

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Luxury 2 bedroom air conditioned apartment on the exclusive Porto de Mos estate, with pool, 400 yards from the beach 5 mins to the nearest golf club.  …see more

from £50 / night

£400 - £695 / week

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from £50 / night

(5) Very Good 

7

Holiday studio in Barcelona

Barcelona / Ciutat Vella

Studio 2 4 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 4 nights min
  • Air conditioning
Perfect studio to enjoy old Barcelona!  …see more

from £49 / night

£338 / week

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from £49 / night

(10) Excellent 

25

Holiday apartment in Puerto Banus

Puerto Banus / Los Granados

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“an amazing place to stay,right next to the beach” the appartment is luxurious, every thing you need is there,you can walk to the beach and to Marbella,which is a brilliant walk an you can stop and enjoy a drink on the way.  …see more

from £143 / night

£999 - £1399 / week

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from £143 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Nusa Dua Peninsula / Nusa Dua

2 5 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

 …see more

from £97 / night

£676 - £983 / week

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from £97 / night

(9) Excellent 

26

Vilamoura holiday villa rental

Vilamoura / Benfarras

4 9 4 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“A Paradise on earth” Our stay in this house was like a dream. The house is located in a beautiful location, very quiet, with complete privacy and great comfort. The house and garden is very neatly decorated, large spaces for everyone to feel at ease.  …see more

from £132 / night

£900 - £1711 / week

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from £132 / night

(2) Excellent 

76

Ko Samui holiday villa let

Ko Samui / Ko Samui

9 20 3 nights min

  • 9 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
Suan Kachamudee, its great location, incredible design, grand space, all desired services, resident staff and manager on call ... we look forward to welcoming you in Koh Samui ! Quick notes on the location - The Villa is set on the Hills of Chaweng Noi Beach, ve  …see more

from £1065 / night

£7454 / week

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from £1065 / night

27

Holiday apartment accommodation

Mornington Peninsula / Dromana

2 6 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Welcome to Manna Heights Bed & Breakfast - A beautifully presented resort style Bed and Breakfast two bedroom apartment, Manna Heights features solar heated swimming pool, gas heated spa (extra), and four hole Golf putting green with bunker. The venue is set on 1,  …see more

from £142 / night

£890 - £2356 / week

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from £142 / night

(22) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Vilamoura

Vilamoura / Pinhal Golf Course

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Best Holiday Ever!” Chose Villa Hera to celebrate my husband's 60th birthday with friends and family and had the best holiday ever. The Villa is stunning and beautifully presented and equipped both inside and out. Antonio was so helpful both when book  …see more

from £308 / night

£1808 - £4974 / week

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from £308 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Cremorne holiday studio rental

North Sydney / Cremorne

Studio 2 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Sydney, Australia, Neutral Bay, Executive,  …see more

from £67 / night

£460 / week

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from £67 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Moraira

Moraira / Benitachell/Cumbre del Sol

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful view” A very pleasant apartment with the most stunning view. The swimming pools are very good. Lovely and peaceful during our visit. We hope to stay here again before our permanent move to Moraira. Thank you  …see more

from £48 / night

£334 - £430 / week

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from £48 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment rental

Costa Blanca / Catral

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 17 km
  • Swimming pool
Superb duplex apartment on small development of just 30, which are built to a very high standard. Next to orange grove and small park in the little town of Catral.<br />The apartment consists of 3 bedrooms - 2 with twin beds and 1 with double.  …see more

from £36 / night

£250 - £300 / week

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from £36 / night

(21) Very Good 

24

Villa rental in Santa Eulalia, Albufeira with swimming pool, golf nearby

Albufeira / Santa Eulalia, Albufeira

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Swimming pool
Large,spacious 6 bedroom, 5 bathroom Villa (2 en suite) on 2 floors with sea views. Close walk to beach, the plot has a large swimming pool, parking for 3 cars, all on a large plot of land which is fenced and gated. Bathrooms and kitchen are modern and fully integrated.  …see more

from £100 / night

£795 - £2495 / week

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from £100 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Central Albufeira

Albufeira / Central Albufeira

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic Apartment - Amazing Location” We stayed here in middle of September 2016 and was not disappointed. Apartment is located right in the centre of Albufeira about 5 mins from the beach, the main bars and restaurants and the supermarkets. It is l  …see more

from £44 / night

£242 - £768 / week

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from £44 / night

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Province of Alicante / Pilar de la Horadada

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

 …see more

from £22 / night

£154 - £237 / week

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from £22 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Windmill Hill, Albufeira holiday apartment rental

Albufeira / Windmill Hill, Albufeira

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic Apartment with amazing views” Brilliant spacious apartment. Everything we needed for a great Holiday. Best views i have ever seen. Complex lovely. Very hilly but plenty of taxis. Owners responded to any queries immediately and the Manager,  …see more

from £40 / night

£375 - £720 / week

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from £40 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Apartment letting in Torrevieja Area with shared pool

Torrevieja Area / La Florida

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
Internet fiber 100 MB , 2 bedroom, ground floor apartment in Al Andalus II ,La Florida 200 mtr from Abbeys Tavern,Waldemars and The Emeralds Isle A very nice ground floor apartment in La Florida with a garden which provides a nice outside area .The large communal pool  …see more

from £38 / night

£264 / week

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from £38 / 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

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Tavira

Faro District / Tavira

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful holiday villa in rural area” Casa Marta is the perfect holiday villa in a quiet area. We travelled with our 3 sons of 8,10 and 13 years old. When we arrived, the owner already provided us with a complete welcome package. Everything you need  …see more

from £72 / night

£500 - £1050 / week

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from £72 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Bophut holiday villa rental

Ko Samui / Bophut

4 8 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
Baan Tiwa a luxury four bedroom villa that sleeps 8, walking distance to Bophut beach and Fishermans Village. Designed in a modern Thai style, with private gardens, pool and parking, fully air-conditioned and a perfect place to spend your holiday on Koh Samui!  …see more

from £260 / night

£1566 / week

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from £260 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Speightstown holiday apartment rental

Speightstown / Heywoods

2 6 6 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 6 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly
“Excellent Accomodation in Great Location” We have stayed in this comfotrable appartment on 4 occasions and each time it has been a really great holiday. It is in a quiet residential area of Speightstown on the West Coast and the appartment is very w  …see more

from £68 / night

£476 - £756 / week

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from £68 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Kallaroo holiday apartment rental

Joondalup / Kallaroo

1 2 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning
Access to Indian Ocean Great Beaches<br />Whether it's for long weekend or for holiday, we are here to make your stay comfortable!  …see more

from £50 / night

£328 - £402 / week

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from £50 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Oistins

Christ Church Parish / Oistins

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
“Amazing villa” This could not be better. We love this villa. The pool was big and very nice and it was very good view of the atlantic. The villa was big with 3 bedrooms, and 3 bathrooms, and even a gym. Loved the kitchen. Margret was very helpful. We  …see more

from £175 / night

£1225 - £1680 / week

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from £175 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Holiday townhouse in Olhao

Faro District / Olhao

2 3 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
Looking for something very special? Elegance, character and comfort sum up this beautiful historic restored town house in the old fishing port town of Olhao. Great 360 degree views from the terraces over the old town and the sand bank islands. Watch the nesting stork  …see more

from £85 / night

£475 - £665 / week

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from £85 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Benissa holiday villa rental

Costa Blanca / Benissa

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
This delightful villa is fully enclosed and is surrounded by plants, trees and a large terrace, allowing privacy.The Major house is located only 10 minutes to the cove Baladrar by Benissa coast which has a Beach bar. Restaurants and shops just 5 minutes drive.From t  …see more

from £59 / night

£412 / week

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from £59 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse in Cospicua (Bormla)

Island of Malta / Cospicua (Bormla)

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
“Amazing Apartment & Location” We have recently returned from our stay in Malta, we had an amazing time. It's a luxury apartment, extremely well equipped with spectacular views from the terrace where we had breakfast every morning, what a way to star  …see more

from £136 / night

£950 / week

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from £136 / night

(30) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Central Albufeira

Albufeira / Central Albufeira

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fabulous apartment” Super apartment with a homely feel. Every appliance and more in the kitchen, beautiful and luxurious furnishings in lounge and bedrooms. Huge roof top terrace with sunbeds, patio furniture etc. Steep walk down to old town and bea  …see more

from £58 / night

£400 - £1075 / week

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from £58 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Calpe holiday villa rental

Calpe / Gargasindi

5 12 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“great villa” Large family trip so many boxes to tick and this really was a great base and a very well equipped villa, pictures do not do it justice, pool and BBQ area were very well used and close to shops and beaches. Only issue on arrival was who w  …see more

from £122 / night

£850 - £1750 / week

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from £122 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Mellieha Bay

Mellieha / Mellieha Bay

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Car not necessary
“Lovely apartment, has everything you need for great holiday” Great apartment, Yvonne couldn't have been more helpful, even supplying us with towels for the beach. Plenty of restaurants within walking distance and more in the village itself,a short bus  …see more

from £44 / night

£264 - £676 / week

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from £44 / night

(38) Very Good 

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Apartment rental in Kamala

Kathu / Kamala

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great condo with all the room and amenities expected” Clean, spacious and fantastic balcony where you literally can dip your toes right into pool. So nice just to sit on a chair there with your favourite beverage and listen to music or relax. Has its  …see more

from £50 / night

£250 - £500 / week

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from £50 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Villa rental in Central Albufeira with swimming pool

Albufeira / Central Albufeira

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Brilliant holiday- no-one wanted to leave!” Loved the swimming pool and outside areas with shady spots for our fairer members. House well appointed and spacious. Close to all amenities ie Old Town and shopping. No car necessary.  …see more

from £275 / night

£595 - £2135 / week

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from £275 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Javea holiday apartment rental

Javea / Arenal

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely apartment, beautiful area” Myself and a friend stayed at this apartment for four days, on a small relaxing break away. Javea itself is lovely. A great friendly atmosphere with a large beach and promenade with a vast amount of restaurants . The  …see more

from £60 / night

£350 - £850 / week

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from £60 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Holiday villa in Riviere Noire

Riviere Noire District / Riviere Noire

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Air conditioning
In Black River, Cosy villa, 3 bedrooms with private pool, 10 mn walk from the beach and 5 mn from shops and restaurants  …see more

from £84 / night

£553 - £962 / week

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from £84 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in San Pedro de Alcantara

San Pedro de Alcantara / San Pedro Playa

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
Relaxing, beach, golf, Puerto Banus, San Pedro, Penthouse, large terrace, south facing, community pool, close to beach, close to amenities, Wifi, English TV channels.  …see more

from £87 / night

£566 - £861 / week

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from £87 / 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
Staff on hand 24/7 to call on for assistance. Accommodation in Accra Modern one bedroom serviced villa situated within a purpose built complex which is accessed via one flight of stairs. There are staff on hand 24/7 to call on for assistance.The complex boost swimming  …see more

from £32 / night

£219 / week

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from £32 / night

(40) 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
“Couldn't ask for a better vacation rental” An absolutely fabulous vacation rental. If you are looking to spend some time in the Mont Tremblant area look no further. This beautiful home is modern, spacious, and conveniently located just minutes from th  …see more

from £135 / night

£860 - £1300 / week

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from £135 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday home with shared pool in Torre de la Horadada

Province of Alicante / Torre de la Horadada

3 6 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
This is a lovely 3 bed holiday home in the very popular Torre del la Horadada area close to Campoamor and Cabo Roig . The house is only 30 yards from the communal pool and comes fully equipped for a great holiday . The house has a twin bedroom and shower room on the lo  …see more

from £40 / night

£264 - £465 / week

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from £40 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Barcelona holiday apartment rental

Barcelona / Poble Sec

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
Modern and cozy apartment located in the heart of the neighborhood of Poble Sec. At the foot of the Montjuic hill and not far from downtown, this area is well served by bus and metro at few steps there are the station of Poble Sec and Parallel. The area is very lively w  …see more

from £58 / night

£400 / week

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from £58 / 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  …see more

from £73 / night

£406 - £440 / week

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from £73 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Elviria

Marbella / Elviria

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fab location, brilliant property!” Loved this apartment as soon as we walked in, really modern decor with everything you will need for your stay...and more! Location was brilliant, not too far to travel to the beach or restaurants Fabulous pool faci  …see more

from £80 / night

£560 - £875 / week

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from £80 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Penthouse rental in Flic En Flac with indoor pool

Riviere Noire District / Flic En Flac

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Open Sky est un penthouse pied dans l'eau, avec une vue à couper le souffle sur le lagon et l'océan. Si vous recherchez le confort, le calme, le soleil, la plage et la mer, vous serez servis.<br />Un service de nettoyage est compris 3 heure  …see more

from £255 / night

£1781 / week

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from £255 / night