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!
Newly refurbished to high standards, located in the heart of Barcelona, this is your ideal holiday apartment: it is walking distance to a lot of tourist attractions like plaza cataluna, la Rambla, the beach, shopping centers and well connected to further ones by public …see more
VILLA ON THE BAY, Pohara Beach, Takaka, Golden Bay, New ZealandNot too many properties can boast one of the best views is from the bath, but Villa On The Bay's two ensuite bathrooms have been designed to give guests a feeling of total relaxation. This luxury beach …see more
We were a family with grandparents, parents and children enjoying this beautiful and spacious villa. We did not miss anything in the villa and found plenty to do in the surroundings.
Beautiful beach… More
Many thanks for your great feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Villa on the Bay and hope to see you back here again! We have only recently joined Trip Advisor and hope this encourages more families and friends the opportunity to discover this very special part of New Zealand!
“Glorious! The most beautiful house I have ever stayed in.”
Reviewed 17 Apr 2014
Wonderful house, wonderful location, fabulous coastal walks in Abel Tasman national park, wonderful busy walks including by nearby fresh water springs, and easy access to Farewell Spit. Highly recomme… More
Thank you for your great feedback! We are very happy you managed to explore some of the beautiful walks and scenery that Golden Bay has to offer and look forward to seeing you for your next Corporate Retreat!
This apartment has been owned by the same family for over 40 years and has been maintained and kept up to date. It has all modern facilities but has kept a traditional Spanish feel to it.The apartment has two twin bedrooms (one with additional pull out bed), a bathroom, …see more
“Great apartment in a great location - would use again!!”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2012
This is a great apartment in a super location and we had a wonderful holiday in Los Boliches. It was ideally situated looking onto the beach and the pool, this was fantastic - we were able to sit on t… More
The Garden Cottage is a new two bedroom house in the quiet and secure Whale Rock Gardens Estate. It is the perfect location for a relaxing holiday sunbathing on the deck, by the pool or on the exclusive Solar beach For the more energetic Plettenberg Bay Country Club is …see more
My husband & I + 2 friends thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Garden Cottage last November. Wonderful location. The cottage is beautifully decorated and very well equipped. Everything is of an extremely… More
“Really lovely cottage”
Reviewed 1 Feb 2016
We were lucky enough to stay in this cottage for a week. It was so lovely we wished we could have stayed longer. It was situated in a quiet, safe and secure gated estate which was very well mainta… More
Very spacious apartment with separate entrance. The apartment is on the lower level of our house. Queen sized bed in the bedroom and a sofa bed in the lounge for a 3rd person. Full galley kitchen with an alcove dining room. Private patio. The laundry is shared.
We a …see more
This beautiful apartment is set in a quite residential area of the Boquer only a few metres from the Famous Pine Walk and Beaches. The apartment was completely re-modernised in May 2013. It has an open-plan kitchen and lounge area divided by a breakfast bar. Two Terra …see more
Arguably the best located property on Club La Mar, Apt 42 has an incredible Terrace which boasts spectacular Sea Views and also stunning views of El Teide.This apartment is a must for sun worshipers as it benefits from over 9hrs of sunshine per day.Situated only 150 met …see more
This superbly located, comfortable two-bedroom modern apartment, with full balcony, provides guests with unsurpassed 180-degree sea views. The apartment is fully equipped for self-catering and is located in the popular coastal town of Margate. The apartment is set withi …see more
PRIVATE detached villa 'Casa José' overlooks the 10th tee box and 18th green on Fuerteventura's premier golf course which was host to the Spanish Open 2004. Location location location - Quiet and peaceful with spectacular views of sea and mountains thi …see more
Casa Jose was lovely! An ideal spot on the edge of the lovely but very quiet golf course, so not over looked at all. The villa was very well equipped with both beach and bath towels and every kitchen … More
“Position, position,position the best on the golf course bar none.”
Reviewed 3 May 2012
The position on the 10th tee and overlooking the 18th green afforded us many hours relaxing by the pool watching golf and chatting to fellow golfing vacationers, we met some great people over the "gar… More
“Great Villa will lovely outlook”
Reviewed 30 Apr 2012
We stayed at Casa in March 2012 when it was recommended by a friend when we said we were looking to go to Feurtaventura on our holiday. We were planning our final get away before our first baby arrive… More
Hear the waves roll in .......This property is one of the closest properties to Ocean Grove Main Life Saving Club & Dunes Cafe. Large 4 Bedroom 3 Living areas with 2 Large Decks . Secluded & Quiet location , hidden amongst Ti Tree with an unsealed road . Close to Barwon …see more
Beautiful 3 bedroom/2 bathroom townhouse offering well furnished and spacious accommodation. Situated on the outskirts of the main town in a quiet and peaceful area adjacent to the start of the national park and sand dunes. Close to local amenities (shops, bars, restau …see more
This is our second visit to El Sultan. The complex is perfect for all ages. It is quiet and only a few minutes walk to the centre.
The Owners Lorraine and Kevin are lovely and provided everything y… More
“Great apartment in a quiet location”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2014
Just back from two weeks staying at the El Sultan complex. Really nice apartment about a 20 minute walk from from centre of town and 5 minutes from nearest large supermarket. Lorraine was there to mee… More
“Everything you need for a lovely family holiday”
Reviewed 30 Apr 2014
We are just back from a week at the El sultan complex in Corralejo with 3 kids under 8. The apartment was great - very nicely decorated, plenty of space for the whole gang, lots of toys and DVD's for… More
Niro's Place is an exclusive beach house situated on Galu Beach, known for its most beautiful white sandy beach of the Kenyan South coast. It has 4 spacious air conditioned bedrooms of which one is a luxury master bedroom. All beds are oversized, 2.00 x 2.30 m and have …see more
This condo located on Vistamar beach resort Lapu-lapu, Mactan Cebu with 24-hour security,
This resort have 3restaurant & SPA & GYM.
Room is studio 37㎡ with AC & full furnished & ocean view.
We accept minimum stay ３night !!
This condo located on very quiet vacation a …see more
This beautiful 2 bedroom suite is located in the Queen's district. It is the lower level of a limestone and red brick home built in 1902 and fully re-modeled in 2015.
This suite boasts lots of natural light complimented with professionally designed lighting throughout. …see more
VILLA APHRODITE- SPACIOUS & Stylish
Especially suitable for children with a dedicated Pirate bedroom equipped with TV, children's books, toys and animated DVDs.
This beautifully appointed, luxury villa on the exclusive peninsula is 10 minutes from the charming bohemian …see more
We absolutely love this villa and Kas itself. Perfect spot for our honeymoon. The villa is amazing with outstanding views and plenty of privacy and the town is vibrant and buzzing.
We hope to return … More
Beach apartment is ideally located between Port-Louis ( the capital), and Grand Baie on the nort west coast of the island.
We are in a small complexe of independant bungalow with a direct access to the beach. The apartment has sea view from room and balcony. An equiped …see more
This beautiful villa is in one of the best areas in Moraira and is only a 3 minute walk to local supermarket, bars, restaurants & Uk newsagents. And a 10 minute walk to the bustling town of moraira. Being south facing this property benefits from full sun all year r …see more
fabulous villa with great facilities. Everything was clean and tidy. Excellent view and not far from town, (approx 10 min walk). 3 mins walk from local supermarket and resteraunts. The pool and hot t… More
“Beautiful villa set in quiet area yet close to supermarket and restaurants”
Reviewed 27 Aug 2014
Beautiful villa with excellent facilities to suit all age ranges. Ideal place for a family as quiet at night but only 5 minute walk to local supermarket and excellent cafés and restaurants. Pool is … More
Welcome to La Digue !
Staying at the Guesthouse Melon's Villa Coco, it would be choosing one of the best addresses of La Digue !
A whole villa (100m²) entirely for you, which is perfect if you want to spend your holidays in total autonomy and choose a self catering o …see more
We are a family run homestay, we offer 8 double bedrooms, two family rooms, tents can also be pitched, home made food can be made available on prior request
Base for exploring Malana, Kheer Ganga, Tosh, Grahan, Lapaz.
Motorbike can be arranged.
Travel desk, Phone, …see more
Immaculate completely renovated 3 bedroomed villa situated in peaceful Punta Lara, a very pretty pueblo of whitewashed houses. Ideal for families and couples who like quiet relaxing holidays. The property has stunning panoramic views of the sea, Nerja and mountains fro …see more
Sunnyside Lodge was built for our personal use and having really enjoyed spending our family vacations, we thought that it was best we share the joy of family with others! Hence, it is available for you to enjoy your family vacation!Hidden away from noise and traffic an …see more
What a treat to have a whole 3 bedroom house to ourselves with tennis court play ground and stunning views over hills and tea plantations. Best spot to stay in Ella. Our family loved it. … More
“Fantastic place to rewind”
Reviewed 16 Jan 2014
Very clean and comfortable homestay with serene surroundings. The food was great and the view from the dining room is spectacular. The tennis court is fantastic with a serene background and children e… More
Reviewed 16 Feb 2015
Very nice place, we were also there a year ago. Quiet, good view, comfortable, and helpful housekeeper. Recommended!… More
Villa Firdaus is centrally situated on the hillside above Funchal, close to amenities, making it ideal for exploring the island be it shopping, swimming in the sea, walking in the mountains or just relaxing at the villa.Relax in this tastefully decorated and well-appoin …see more
Only two of us but would very well equipped & spacious for six. Very well maintained with high quality fittings. Outside the gardens are lovingly attended by Joao who is the owner's on-site very help… More
“Excellent place also for a young family to have relaxing vacations on Madeira”
Reviewed 24 Mar 2014
We had wonderful vacations with our 10 months baby and the villa was best placed to feel like being at home for us.
Firstly, the villa has an excellent location as it can very easily be accessed fro… More
“It is truly paradise!”
Reviewed 25 Feb 2014
What a perfect villa, beautiful garden, lovely location and the delightful Joao to give information.
We 3 ladies enjoyed every minute of our stay. Thank you so much!… More
Listen to the sound of the waves in our Contemporary three bedroom, two bathroom villa with down stairs bar area,/ library/ games room. Large, private, fully enclosed garden making it a safe haven for children, large swimming pool. with sunloungers and two very lovely …see more
We had a really lovely holiday at The Beach House.
We loved the villa - the outside terraces, pool/garden area and the lounge are fab and the location is great. It looks nice on the website, but e… More
“A well specified Villa, in a great pieceful location, very close to beach!”
Reviewed 19 Jul 2013
We have just returned from a one week holiday in The Beach House. The villa is in a great position, close to the beach and an excellent spanish restaurant (as well as others close by), used by all the… More
This spacious apartment is situated in the very heart of the Sotogrande Marina, Andalucia, beautifully positioned between the rolling hills of the Sierra Alminera and the Mediterranean sea. In Sotogrande you will find excellent bars, cafes, restaurants, beach clubs, sho …see more
Directly opposite beautiful Mollymook beach. Our luxury 3 bedroom apartment comfortably sleeps 6 people. 2 x Queen Bedrooms and 1 x 2 single beds. This beautifully presented ground floor apartment is fully self contained and includes all the modern conveniences includi …see more
Villa Nine is a light & spacious 3 storey detached villa. Very well equipped for all your holiday needs, the villa includes free WiFi, air conditioning, water cooler, DVD player & iPOD docking station. The open plan kitchen has full cooking facilities, a microwave and a …see more
Style, luxury and comfort are all about this stunning and very spacious 3 bedroom apartment in one of the most desirable areas of Malta. Spacious layout with stylish interiors and modern fittings make you feel at home as soon as you walk through the door. Beautiful sunn …see more
Caroline greeted us on arrival and couldn't have been more welcoming. Excellent communication via email before trip and Caroline helpfully ordered taxi's to & from the airport for us. This was an idea… More
“Excellent place with lovely owner”
Reviewed 23 May 2013
The apartment is beautiful. Big, very clean with one big terrace and a balcony. Caroline (the owner) is very sweet and nice and caring and flexible. The location is perfect: enough far from the party … More
Reviewed 4 Dec 2012
The apartment is exactly as advertised. The facilities are great, there are shops nearby to cover the days to day needs. There is a supermarket in Paceville for everything else. Nightlife is a five or… More
Stunning apartment, freshly decorated and fully equipped. Direct access onto lawn and pool .One bedroom with built in wardrobe, one bathroom and a lounge/diner. Angled sofa converts to double bed. Four seat dining table. Fully equipped Kitchen with all white goods. Wood …see more
Could not fault the apartment it was perfect! Everything you needed from well equipped kitchen to umbrellas for the beach! You need a car while staying here but the property has underground parking! W… More
“Lovely appartment, we will return!!!”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2013
We had a great week in this lovely little modern apartment. It suited us because we needed good wifi connection, and this it certainly had. It was fully equipped with everything that one could need w… More
Stylish, comfortable beach villa (RIGHT AT THE INDIAN OCEAN!) with very friendly and helpful staff (cook/housekeeper, houseboy, nightguard). Breakfasts are included and REALLY DELICIOUS, every morning something else to surprise and delight you! Our superb cook can pr …see more
What a nice experience !!!
Beautiful house, superbe swimmingpool ( the cleanest ever seen) , nice garden that gives straight access to the beach.
Friendly Staf always ready to help ; Pushpa the hou… More
“Paradise does exist!!”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2015
If i have to discribe my stay in villa golden in one word i would say "heaven". The premises are excellent, charming villa and superb gardens. Very nice pool and with a garden that gives into the sea … More
“Still dreaming of this exotic Paradise !”
Reviewed 14 Nov 2015
Still dreaming of this exotic Paradise !
Only a short while since our return home and already longing to go back.
It is hard to describe in a few sentences the overwhelming impressions during our s… More
Villa Castella is a beautiful Spanish villa in the exclusive Balcon al Mar area of Javea.Sleeps 6 (possibly 8 by special request + surcharge) Benefits from Wi-fi, Part Air con, Games room, UK and European TV, Private pool and gardens.Villa Castella is within walking dis …see more
The villa benefits from a shared pool, with a shallow end perfect for the children. The master bedroom has a double bed and a spacious private balcony furnished with a table, chairs and parasol to enable you to dine al fresco. The other 2 bedrooms consist of one double …see more
The Villa was more than we expected very clean and tidy with a lovely roof terrace and access to a private pool.
The complex has a golf course near and good bars and a restaurant within walking dista… More
“Comfortable, well-equipped and an ideal base to explore from”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2013
We stayed here with another couple for a week in May 2013.
All the facilities you would expect for self-catering were available and in good condition. We cooked indoors, and outdoors on the barbecue.… More
Reviewed 14 Apr 2013
spent 12 weeks here last year ,owners gave us a long term deal .All the comforts of home with added sunshine .Plenty ammenities on site ,pool is clean and well maintained.For those wanting to explore … More
Ocean Breeze Resort is located on the west coast of Phuket, perfectly situated on a sloping hillside of the Layan headland, with easy access to Bang Tao Bay and its pristine and untouched stretches of beaches.Ocean Breeze is a low-rise campuslike residential apartment c …see more
I stayed to Ocean Breeze with my wife over Xmas 2012 and New Year 2013, we had planned a quite relaxful holiday and that is exactly what we got. Apartment 3H is excellent, the equipment, beds, furnitu… More
“Great find, great location!”
Reviewed 15 Apr 2012
We booked this apartment for a week starting the 4th April 2012.
The owner, Jaap, made the booking process friendly, efficient and stress free. The apartment itself is of good quality and well reso… More
Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review. It was a pleasure having you as a guest and I am looking forward to welcome you back again.
“Comfortable place to stay during your Phuket visit”
Reviewed 29 Aug 2011
I've been staying at Jaap's apartments for over a week in August together with my friends. The place is very comfortable, has a large pool, nice surroundings, and is very calm. The beach is nearby (ar… More
Thank you very much, I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the place as much as I do!
Granite town house is centrally located in beautiful Esperance WA. Built by local surfie tradesmen it features local stone, recycled timber and exudes a warm, friendly energy. It is fully self contained to comfortably accommodate 6 people and is located within mins wal …see more
On the southernmost tip of the island,in the tranquil Atlantic shores Christ Church area lies Day-Dreams apartment. Day-Dreams is located about five minutes (by car) from the popular, aquamarine waters ofMiami Beach and the historic town of Oistins.Elegantly furnished,t …see more
Home safe! But we miss Barbados already. Our great trip was made possible thanks to the wonderful apartment and hospitality of our host, Anna and her Daydreams Apartment.
Anna was brilliant, from … More
Reviewed 6 Sep 2014
This was our 2nd stay with Anna and when we were greeted on our arrival it was like coming home.
Anna is an amazing host and cannot do enough for you.
This visit was special as we were returning to … More
What can I say, Daydreams was just perfect. We were a party of 4 adults and had an upstairs appartment. The appartment was spotless and had everything we needed for our 2 week stay in Barbados. The ap… More
This modern 3 bedroom 2.5 bathroom apartment is finished to a very high standard, measuring 240 sqm with 100 sqm of patio space enjoying unobstructed ocean views on two sides. Walk out the front door and after descending a short flight of steps you will be swimming in …see more
We enjoyed a 10 night stay in this beautiful (huge!) apartment in April, me and my partner stayed with our two children (2yrs and 10yrs).
The views from the apartment are to die for and there was no… More
Thank you so much for your review. It is so wonderful to know that you had a great family holiday at our apartment and were able to make it your own. Thank you for the details you provide about transportation and the beach as this helps other families to decide if this location could work for them. We really hope you'll have a chance to be our guests again in the future.
“All we hoped for and more”
Reviewed 28 Jun 2013
Spend two weeks here just my husband and myself and a week with family and friends and all three weeks were thoroughly enjoyable. It was nice to share but also very nice to have the place to ourselve… More
Thanks you for your wonderful review and all the helpful details you provide for other potential guests. It is so delightful to know that others can enjoy our apartment and make memories with their families. We look forward to hosting you again in 2014!
Reviewed 3 Dec 2012
very nice appartment. where you can be yourself.
there is very good snorkling spots, from the cliffs below the appartment.
A very plesant driver to pick you up at the airport.… More
The air-conditioned family house FLAT can accommodate 5 people. It has a large private backyard with own entrance. Fully equipped kitchen for self-catering and internal laundry. Kitchen has a dish washer, fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, utensils, cutlery, dining war …see more