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!
This detached luxury villa is located in the mountains overlooking Gata de Gorgos, a short walk to the town for good eating and local bars with views to the sea of Javea. This villa has very large rooms, ground floor has a large lounge - dining room, fully fitted kitche …see more
A beautiful apartment with a separate bedroom area with double bed, private terrace in a beach front dream location with sea and pool views perfect for couples who want to be next to the promenade and beach.
The apartment is fully equipped including washing machine, ha …see more
On the southern slope of Serra da Estrela (protected area of the Natural Park), 800m altitude in the valley of Cortes river / Penhas da Saúde and Varanda dos Pastores, is located Quinta do Circo.The river at the bottom of the farm, with natural pools in the summer and …see more
Fantastic 3 bedroom penthouse located 500 metres from the award winning Burriana Beach, with communal pool and large private roof terrace.This lovely property has a large south west facing terrace with French doors leading to the large double bedroom and the lounge. The …see more
The flat has stunning south westerly views all around to Spain, the Straights of Gibraltar, Africa and the Rock itself. This duplex apartment is built on two floors with a mezzanine overlooking a double height reception room. It also comprises three double bedrooms and …see more
The owner was very helpful, as was the lady that met us at the apartment to run through the facilities. The apartment is lovely and views from the balcony and lounge are fantastic. There are bars and … More
Reviewed 10 Jun 2014
Wow, what can I say about this apartment? It was amazing. Echoing other reviews I can concur that the photographs do not do it justice. The customer service from George and his team was also first cla… More
Reviewed 4 Mar 2014
We are now due to go on our second stay at this apartment. Pictures do not do it justice. Fantastic location and fantastic apartment. Would recommend to others.… More
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Bhadra Kali guest house is a one-of-a-kind boutique guesthouse located on Ahilyabai Ghat, by Main Ghat in Varanasi, India. The guesthouse is a colourful, family-owned, music-oriented house with panoramic views of the city and of the River Ganga. A couple of the rooms in …see more
Child friendly ; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
This beautiful townhouse is located just 100 metres from the beautiful sandy beach of Santiago de la Ribera.
The house consists of 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a patio. On the ground floor you will find a spacious and bright living room with acc …see more
Located directly across from the beautiful white sands of Mudjimba Beach. Mudjimba beach has a lifeguard tower and lifeguards providing safe "Between the Flags" swimming area. The Villa is family and pet friendly with a secure fenced yard. Steps to beach access track to …see more
Recently awarded 4.5 stars by Star Ratings Australia, Marri House is elegant new accommodation for up to 6 guests on the edge of the forest and the town, the perfect setting for you to enjoy nature's delights including bushwalks and local produce and wines and to r …see more
Luxury air-conditioned apartment overlooking Troia Marina with excelent view of the Sado estuary and Serra da Arrábida. Top floor. 1 Bedroom, but can accommodate 2 people in the living room. Flat-screen cable TV. Free Wi-Fi. Dining area and full equipped kitchen. Gue …see more
Red Grounds, a relaxing and refreshing extended stay retreat: it's a home away from home!
Located in the heart of Southwestern Ontario's wine country, with access to Lake Erie private beach, this 1,100 sq ft two bedroom suite is all the comfort and luxury you want whil …see more
Nearest beach 30 km; Swimming pool; Ask owner if suitable for children;
Vista Tranquila is a haven of comfort, enjoying peaceful, uninterrupted views of the countryside. The apartment is south facing and both the bedroom and living area have french windows opening out onto a large terrace overlooking your very own large garden. Here you can …see more
This property is an absolute dream to stay in. It is exactly as perfect as it appears in the pictures set in the most calming of locations perfect for relaxing. The facilities including the gym, game… More
“The most amazing and beautiful place.”
Reviewed 20 Jul 2013
My husband and I stayed here for our honeymoon in June, after quite a stressful few months planning our perfect wedding, vista tranquila was the most amazing place to relax! It's like a home from home… More
Reviewed 21 Jun 2013
Vista Tranquila is the most luxurious apartment anyone could ever wish for. Absolutely everything from the huge bed to the beautiful kitchen is of the highest quality. You have sole use of all the ext… More
Ask owner if suitable for children; Air conditioning; Ask about pets;
This is a very bright two-bedroom apartment greatly located in the Recoleta district, an area surrounded by parks and plazas, numerous fine restaurants, bars and shopping areas as well as many museums and cultural centres. The flat offers an spacious living-dining room …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car advised;
Ville De La vie just only 2 hours drive from Bangkok International Airport or (160 km.) Ville de la Vie means Areas of Life. That will allow you to experience the joy of living in the valley of Khao Yai National Park (UNESCO World heritage Site since 2004) The emphasi …see more
Our 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom lovely, fully air-conditioned villa in Bitez sleeps 6. It is situated in a small complex on the hill overlooking the Bitez Marina and Bay and is furnished in a modern and luxurious style with Internet access. Bitez has something to offer …see more
This large modern 4 bedroom 2 bathroom home offers fantastic facilities. Elegant formal lounge/dining with 42' PLASMA TV, meals area and family room with 2nd Plasma TV with playstation for the kids.. FULLY AIR CONDITIONED THROUGHOUT. Fantastic outdoor area with sparkli …see more
“Excellent holiday rental for families, good location, close to all ameneties”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2013
Stayed at Clydebank villa in july 2013. The house is very well presented,.Everything we needed for our stay was at hand. They have a wonderful pool although it was too cold for us to use its part of a… More
Thanks so much for your review guys, feel free to contact us if we can help you in any way once you return
Reviewed 8 May 2013
We stayed at Clydebank Villa in February 2013 with our 2 young children, 6 and 4 years of age and in laws. The property is very spacious and well equipped and was an ideal base for our 3 week Holiday.… More
Thank you for you kind review
Reviewed 23 Dec 2012
We had a brilliant time at Clydebank villa lots of things to do in the house and felt like home from home.
Shopping centre close by so this is a bonus with small children and even if you are stuck wi… More
Thank you for your review guys, glad you enjoyed Perth.
Luxury Villa Rental in Grenada, Caribbean. Villa Ixora is our superbly designed holiday home nestling on the slope of Coral Cove in Lance Aux Epines, the southernmost point of Grenada.
Villa Ixora is exquisitely furnished with English pine and rattan furniture, and tas …see more
"Corail bleu" Villa is located just front the beach and lagoon with a direct acces to the beach, It is ideal to snorkeling in the lagoon, many corals and small fishes. Surf spot near the villa. The property offers 3 bedrooms, air conditioning, and all the amen …see more
A beautifully furnished apartment in an equally beautiful town, Cabra, in the Southern Spain available for immediate holiday rental. The minimum stay is a week. The apartment is very close to a park, restaurants, swimming pools, bus station, shops and numerous bars. Cab …see more
This beautiful villa set in spacious gardens was built with hand cut stone, quarried locally to blend in with the traditional style of the region. Located in the Datca peninsula renowned for its natural beauty, unspoiled by tourism, and considered one of the worlds heal …see more
“A Lovely Villa, Sea Views, Very Comfortable, Lovely Pool.”
Reviewed 3 Apr 2012
A lovely villa, sea views, very comfortable, lovely pool. I would
like to say that our holiday was outstanding.
A truly awesome view, a brilliant location from which to explore this
unspoilt regio… More
“Great Villa Wonderfull Holiday”
Reviewed 21 Dec 2011
We found the villa by chance on the internet having been recommendedthe Datca Peninsula by friends and stayed in June 2011. What a find!The whole area is truly stunning and we had a wonderful holiday.… More
Really pleased you had a great time during your stay, see you next year! Sel Harun and Nermin.
“Wonderful Villa set in Paradise!”
Reviewed 15 Dec 2011
Lovely, comfortable traditional villa, spacious, clean and full of
character. We spent a week at Villa Olive Garden and did not want to
leave. The views from the veranda, gardens and pool are just … More
Thanks for taking the time time to write a review, we are really pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again. Sel, Harun and Nermin.
Nearest beach 9 km; Not suitable for children; Car not necessary;
the villa has a garden that surrounds the house. There are two rooms, 1 master bedroom with bathroom and toilet and 1 regular bedroom with a separate bathroom. The living room is an inviting and cosey place with several places to hang out and transits into The open kitc …see more
A very stylish, minimalistic and extremely well presented detached villa situated on an exclusive and sought after development on the outskirts of Orba. This villa has been completed to a very high standard and is located in one of the best spots offering spectacular, p …see more
A sunny, clean, spacious apartment in a cool part of town.
Walk to the City Centre and all its attractions.
Your choice of cafes, restaurants, shops and bars nearby.
Completely renovated and very comfortable.
Free superfast 1 Gbps internet!
Free off-street parking.
The …see more
Child friendly ; Car essential; No pets allowed;
In the heart of the Pyrenees, nice, bright and wide apartment for 6 guests, full equipped. South facing to enjoy legendary Spanish sun.Situated in mountain village quiet area with all services at 2 minutes by foot, ideal for mountaineering, hiking, climbing with the San …see more
Child friendly ; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
WiFi | FREE!
This spacious, bright and well appointed one bedroom apartment could not be any more central! It has a fully equipped kitchen with modern appliances and laundry facilities, separate living and sleeping areas, high speed WiFi access on request, copious natu …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
Patxei is set on the third floor and has a communal entrance from which stairs lead up to the entrance of the apartment. The open-plan living room has a lounge area that leads through large glass sliding doors to the furnished terrace which overlooks the promenade and t …see more
“Nice little apartment with friendly & helpful owners”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2013
Clean and recently decorated, this 3rd floor apartment has a private terrace overlooking the beach with good privacy and space for 4 adults to enjoy outside dining. The owner could not have been more … More
“Beautiful Turret Above Tamariu Bay”
Reviewed 19 Jun 2016
I am so happy I found Paxtei - I think this is one of the best rentals in Tamariu (not that I have stayed anywhere else). The property is on the top floor right on the promenade of Tamariu with a STUN… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Ask owner if suitable for children; No pets allowed;
Spacious apartment with separate kitchen (fully equipped with dishwasher, oven/hobs, microwave and fridge), bathroom (shower, bath and double sinks), bathrobes, lounge (with SKY TV) and separate entrance on ground floor. A beautiful bedroom with excellent king size bed, …see more
Child friendly ; Air conditioning; Pet friendly;
Broke Village Hideaway is a modern 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom guest house, 1 x queen room with spa ensuite and a double room with a double shower. It is set in the picturesque village of Broke, Hunter Valley, NSW. There is a fully equipped kitchen, A/C in each room, flatscre …see more
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car essential;
Self catering fully furnished 3-bedroom 3-bathroom home with high quality furniture located in village of Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia. Fully equipped kitchen includes the dishes, cookware, small kitchen appliances and outdoor gas barbeque, bedding and towels i …see more
Ask owner if suitable for children; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
A luxurious, newly built holiday villa situated in the Secure Simbithi Eco Estate, Shaka's Rock. Overlooking the 18 hole golf course the Villa has stunning inland views across the sugar cane hills and valleys. The Villa is close to a selection of beautiful beaches, …see more
Beautifully finished maisonette located on the seafront fortifications of Valletta with stunning 180 degree panoramic sea-views of Marsamxett harbour and Manoel Island, all the way out to the open Mediterranean sea – unique views unmatched by any 5-star hotel accommod …see more
Beautifully designed apartment in an ideal location just perfect for exploring Valletta and easy access to Malta's major bus terminus. The apartment has every comfort and stunning water views. We stay… More
“Beautiful apartment in a great location!”
Reviewed 9 May 2015
We had a fantastic time staying at Valletta Seafront. The apartment itself was just what we had hoped for - the pictures don't lie! The apartments location is absolutely ideal, and allowed us to explo… More
Reviewed 16 Jan 2015
We highly recommend this apartment with its spectacular view of Marsamxett Harbour. We spent a lot of time gazing out the windows. The apartment has been tastefully renovated and has all the modern … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Ask owner if suitable for children; Car essential;
Belle Vue Beach House was, until recently a humble cray fisherman's shack, one of Binalong Bay first. Today, guests enjoy a fully renovated, 3 bedroom ocean fronted beach house with stunning uninterrupted views of the Bay Of Fires from the massive north facing deck …see more
Espacioso apartamento reformado con preciosas vistas al mar. Cuenta con dos habitaciones, (una con una cama doble y otra con dos camas individuales), un sofá cama, un baño, salón, comedor y cocina. Tiene una máxima ocupación de cinco personas. Completamente equipad …see more
This nice villa is located in a small town, Casais Mestre Mendo, aproximately 8 minutes from Praia Del Rei Golf and Beach resort, Baleal Beach and Peniche, very good for surf. It's only 2 minutes away from Serra Del-Rei Village, where you can find traditional shops …see more
This villa sits on a cliff with views north and south along the coast. The architect has designed an exciting living space with a bridge spanning the central area and a huge net suspended over the salon - it feels just like being at sea. The furnishings are luxurious an …see more
A truly amazing property, set in a wonderful location overlooking the sea! The space inside the property was phenomenal, with sea views from nearly every window! My husband and I occupied the Master… More
Thanks for your review of the villa and I'm pleased you want to return. Many of our guests come back and for the reasons you have mentioned. I'm glad you found the villa well-equipped. When guests leave we ask what can be done to improve the house and so with your help we keep the villa in good order. This means guests can concentrate on relaxing!
“A great villa in a lovely location”
Reviewed 25 Feb 2014
In Sidi Ifni, this villa is pretty much one of a kind. Most rentals will be in older properties in town (and many of them are fine too) or a modern apartment, but this is a fantastically modern, bold… More
Thanks for your review. Most guests enjoy sunny days here – our climate doesn’t change much all year. Glad you enjoyed the architecture – it is a bold design and yet with a gentle energy and ambience.
“Dream house, a work of art”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2013
Amazing house and welcoming town
Peter, the owner, first imagined, then created, this dream house overlooking the beaches of Sidi Ifni - and we were delighted to have a chance to inhabit it for a w… More