Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (125595)

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



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



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


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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Callao Salvaje

Adeje / Callao Salvaje

5 10 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.9 km
  • Swimming pool
“A pleasant stay” The villa is really nice, the view is great and the ambient is lovely. We also loved the area for barbecueing. If you like to hang out with your friends/family, eat good food and enjoy yourself, this is the place to stay. I recomme  …see more

from £208 / night

£1450 - £2160 / week

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from £208 / night

(5) Average 

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Holiday apartment in Lavasa

Maharashtra / Lavasa

3 10 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
The property is centrally located near the main recreational areas and water sports It's a 3BHK Flat with lake view The apartment can easily accommodate 10 people at ease Three queen size bed which can easily accommodate 6 people & extra mattress and blankets  …see more

from £82 / night

£389 - £731 / week

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from £82 / night

(11) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Galu Beach

Coast Province / Galu Beach

4 10 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.15 km
  • Swimming pool
Niro's Paradise is a nice holiday villa situated at only 150 m from the most beautiful white sandy beach. However the house has a direct access to the beach without crossing the street, ( first row ).The villa has 4 bedrooms, all air-conditioned, with ceiling  …see more

from £174 / night

£1218 - £2402 / week

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from £174 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Bophut

Ko Samui / Bophut

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Peaceful, centrally located villa with private pool and garden. Perfect for two couples to share, a small family or as a couples retreat. The garden and pool area offer a safe and secluded space to relax and unwind with he convenience of Koh Samui's main resorts ju  …see more

from £65 / night

£455 / week

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from £65 / night

(26) Excellent 

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Holiday chalet in Bardez

Goa / Bardez

4 14 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Child friendly
“Lazy River Cottage” The place has all essential features to make it a great vacation stay ! I traveled with a family of 9 adults (including parents & In-laws) + 1 Kid.. The interactions with Capt Leo has been very gentle and warm, which made me feel c  …see more

from £79 / night

£548 / week

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from £79 / night

(10) Very Good 

21

New Plymouth holiday apartment rental

Taranaki Region / New Plymouth

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
Relaxing, quiet getaway apartment with all amenities. Your own private deck with just the birds for company! Close proximity to town, cafes, bars, eateries galore. For your convenience payments can be made to our Lloyds bank account in the UK. <br />Wifi is  …see more

from £80 / night

£560 / week

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from £80 / night

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Holiday apartment in Port de Pollenca

Majorca / Port de Pollenca

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
This penthouse apartment is brand new; its huge floor-to-ceiling windows make sure that those bright blue skies are right in your home. With the beach just below and the quaye beyond with La Forteleza — of Night-Manager fame — in the background, this is Puer  …see more

from £97 / night

£679 - £1609 / week

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from £97 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Akaroa

Canterbury Region / Akaroa

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Air conditioning
Akaroa Apartment - fully self contained. Treat yourself to a little luxury Some recent feedback............ Hi Alison Just wanted to say my wife and I have had an AMAZING stay in Akaroa and central to that has been the wonderful apartment. Just what we were after, a  …see more

from £125 / night

£800 / week

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from £125 / night

(2) Excellent 

15

Oaxaca / San Agustinillo

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

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from £27 / night

£157 / week

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from £27 / night

(24) Excellent 

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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

(8) Very Good 

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Holiday penthouse in Bugibba

Island of Malta / Bugibba

2 5 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
A 95 sq meters penthouse enjoying fabulous unobstructed sea views. Having a very spacious front terrace equipped with BBQ. This Property is an ideal destination for tourists that want to relax whilst enjoying views of the Maltese sea all day long.  …see more

from £44 / night

£261 - £479 / week

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from £44 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Callao Salvaje

Adeje / Callao Salvaje

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
Book in confidence with us, we have been advertising on Holiday Lettings since 2005. We offer you this beautiful detached villa has been furbished to a high standard. This property includes brand new stylish and upmarket furniture. The villa and terrace is situated all  …see more

from £81 / night

£565 - £1070 / week

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from £81 / night

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Ciudad Quesada holiday villa rental

Province of Alicante / Ciudad Quesada

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
A beautiful and very spacious 3 bedroom 2 bathroom detached Villa with a large private swimming pool. The Villa has several sun terraces including a designated BBQ area, a very large garden with mature plants, a drive and garage. Inside the furniture and decor is of a v  …see more

from £84 / night

£583 - £1235 / week

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from £84 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with golf nearby in Ciudad Quesada

Province of Alicante / Ciudad Quesada

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Lovely 2 bedroom apartment with WIFI and air con. Beautiful pools set in landscapes garens  …see more

from £25 / night

£190 - £240 / week

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from £25 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Es Canar

Santa Eulalia del Río / Es Canar

1 6 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.03 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely apartment in great location.” this is a lovely apartment based right beside the sea. Lovely sunshine greets you each morning on the balcony area with lovely sea views. The apartment have everything that you need for your stay, a fully equipped  …see more

from £36 / night

£250 - £700 / week

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from £36 / night

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State of Sao Paulo / Praia Grande

1 6 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly

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from £61 / night

£427 / week

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from £61 / night

(15) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Nerja

Costa del Sol / Nerja

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“great value for money” Stayed with my husband in this apartment in January. Great value for money and central to old town. Sun on balcony in the morning so able to have breakfast outside. Very good having freeview channels on the television an  …see more

from £21 / night

£150 - £375 / week

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from £21 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Portals Nous

Calvia / Portals Nous

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
Sleeps 6 A newly reformed apartment five star rating. Features include,wireless internet,Sky Satellite package,iPod.music system, filtered drinking water,ice maker, plasma TVs with dvd players,A/C all rooms, wet room and 2nd bathroom,large terrace with barbecue area,2 m  …see more

from £59 / night

£875 - £2250 / week

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from £59 / night

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Calpe holiday villa rental

Costa Blanca / Calpe

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
This modern property is ideally located near Calpe resort, making this an ideal choice for guests wanting to enjoy days at the beach as well as the own private pool. Just 5 minute drive from the superb beach and many amenities of Calpe a few minute walk to Puerto Blanco  …see more

from £59 / night

£408 / week

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from £59 / night

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Moraira

Costa Blanca / Moraira

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
This villa is situated in a quiet street in Moravit residential area. Traditional style villa within a few minutes drive away to Moraira resort and beaches. Just a walking distance to supermarkets and bars. With splendid sea views of Moraira coast line from the  …see more

from £59 / night

£408 / week

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from £59 / night

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Apartment rental in Didim with shared pool

Aydin Province / Didim

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
A lovely ground floor apartment that overlooks the swimming pool In a complex with the swimming pool in the middle. There is 24hr security having two security staff. Fully tiled floors throught every room. Plaster ornaments on the ceiling perimiter Air conditioning and  …see more

from £23 / night

£80 - £100 / week

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from £23 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Tortosa holiday cottage rental

Terres de l'Ebre / Tortosa

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The cottage is set in 3000sqm of planted gardens. This is the place to come and relax but is close to the areas attractions. An ideal place as hub for cycling,climbing,bird watching and canoeing.There is a play area for children. At the end of the gardens the River Ebr  …see more

from £35 / night

£250 - £550 / week

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from £35 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Unawatuna

Galle / Unawatuna

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
How do you imagine your next holiday in Sri Lanka? Relaxing in the nature, of course. Marked by the slow pace of life and pleasure of Asian Lands, enriched by fragrances and tastes which awake your souls. Dionis Villa is a good place to relax: located in Unawatuna,  …see more

from £32 / night

£244 - £293 / week

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from £32 / night

(18) Excellent 

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Castara holiday villa rental

Castara / Englishman's Bay

5 8 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Very peaceful and spacious home in a great location.” Everything was well prepared when we arrived. Jango (the master gardener and our greeter when we arrived) was very patient and waited for 4 hours as our flight was delayed. The house was well equi  …see more

from £114 / night

£800 - £1450 / week

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from £114 / night

(12) Excellent 

18

Holiday home in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro / Colina Verde, Carvoeiro

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Perfect location and accommodation” Having stayed here previously, we were more than keen to return. The house is extremely well cared for and welcoming. All fixtures and fittings are modern and above the standard of many holiday property rentals, thi  …see more

from £55 / night

£295 - £825 / week

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from £55 / night

(10) Excellent 

25

Holiday villa in Playa Blanca

Lanzarote / Playa Blanca

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
Beautifully furnished Villa set in a small, quiet development just short walk from small sandy coves. This lovely property has been furnished to the high standard with beautiful modern furniture and art work. The master bedroom & the 2nd bedroom is upstairs with it  …see more

from £105 / night

£800 - £1183 / week

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from £105 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Villa letting in Chulilla with swimming pool

Province of Valencia / Chulilla

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Ask about pets
Summary: If you are looking for something a bit different - to truly relax and unwind with your family and friends in the REAL Spain...then this is it! Casa Níspero is a beautiful traditional Spanish villa hidden away among the pine trees on the edge of Parque N  …see more

from £120 / night

£700 - £1300 / week

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from £120 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Nerja

Costa del Sol / Nerja

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Idyllic accommodation in an idyllic location” This apartment on the second floor, which is easily accessible by lift or stairway, is spacious, pleasantly decorated and is extremely light and airy. The apartment has all the amenities you would requir  …see more

from £21 / night

£150 - £375 / week

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from £21 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Binibeca

Binibeca / Binibeca Vell

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful Binibeca” Menorca is a beautiful island and an ideal holiday destination. The beaches are clean and tidy, and the water crystal clear. Nice and warm, perfect for swimming and snorkelling. Binibeca is particularly beautiful with a gorgeous be  …see more

from £65 / night

£450 - £700 / week

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from £65 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Caleta de Fuste / Fuerteventura Golf

4 7 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Tip top” A fantastic villa set in a quiet area but still close enough to the town centre. The place is well kitted out with a lovely poolside area and clean pool. The villa and surrounding areas were better than id have expected, the rooms are spaciou  …see more

from £136 / night

£950 - £1300 / week

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from £136 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in El Fondó de les Neus

El Fondó de les Neus / Montanosa

3 5 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Swimming pool
This air conditioned villa affords luxury accommodation of three bedrooms, one double with en-suite, one double and a twin bedroom with a separate bathroom, all have double wardrobes. The property has a large 8x4 private swimming pool, a flat screen TV with access to Sa  …see more

from £36 / night

£252 / week

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from £36 / night

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Holiday apartment in Calpe

Costa Blanca / Calpe

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Edificio Zafiro - Apartamento Atico 2-12-C Very nice holiday apartment on the top floor with 1 bedroom for up to 4 people. Directly at the Levante Beach, with views to the sea, beach and Peñon. The apartment has one bedroome with double bed, air conditioning / h  …see more

from £74 / night

£243 - £783 / week

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from £74 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Baga holiday apartment rental

Goa / Baga

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
1 Bedroom fully furnished apartment at the Nazri Resort Goa, this property sleeps 4 as it also has a sofa bed in living room. The apartment has double a/c, wifi, TV, iron and ironing board, cleaning facilities. Shower room including towels, linens etc. Kitchen which inc  …see more

from £25 / night

£150 - £560 / week

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from £25 / night

(18) Excellent 

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Lake Cathie holiday apartment rental

Port Macquarie / Lake Cathie

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
• Free off street parking • Large pool & spa with ocean views • Queen or King beds • Luxurious linens • Sofa beds (some units) • Fridge • Microwave • Cooking facilities • Iron & board • Flatscreen TVs & DVDs  …see more

from £80 / night

£559 / week

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from £80 / night

(26) Very Good 

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

Tenerife / Playa de las Americas

Studio 3 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“As always, a Fantastic stay at Garden City” Having stayed at Garden City many times before, we always love to go back time and time again. This complex never disappoints. The studio apartment we stayed in was lovely and the balcony looked out over the  …see more

from £40 / night

£280 - £437 / week

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from £40 / night

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Holiday home in Townsville

Queensland / Townsville

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
This house is set on a magnificent huge block featuring fruit trees and manicured gardens. It is ideal for large families or work stays, and sporting groups. It has a cottage attached which is available to rent as well making the property capable of housing 12 people.  …see more

from £80 / night

£559 / week

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from £80 / night

(27) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Corralejo

La Oliva / Corralejo

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“Fabulous” Myself and my husband stayed at the villa with 4 friends - we all lead busy hectic lives and wanted a week of peace and quiet to relax. This we certainly did. It is situated in a quiet part of the town yet it's only minutes away from the c  …see more

from £125 / night

£870 - £2620 / week

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from £125 / night

(26) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse rental

Estepona / Guadalmansa Playa

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Absolutely Wonderful!” Thank you Chris for a great stay. Apartment is faultless - Beautiful views, safe - friendly guard on gate - underground parking - grounds and pool carefully taken care of - lift and disabled friendly - every facility taken car  …see more

from £40 / night

£250 - £400 / week

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from £40 / 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 £131 / night

£766 - £2105 / week

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from £131 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Hout Bay holiday home rental

Cape Town / Hout Bay

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“A very relaxing home from home.....” A lovely property that felt very comfortable and was like a home from home. Extremely clean and lots of extras including a much welcomed grocery pack. Glen and Joan were very helpful when we needed advice on touris  …see more

from £75 / night

£525 - £825 / week

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from £75 / night