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!
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Air conditioning;
Welcome to 58 de Wet, one of our fine 5 star Cape town Villas.Bedroom 1• This is an open plan bedroom and has a queen size bed• En-suite bathroom with shower• This bathroom is shared with bedroom 2• TV in room• Sound system• Air conditioned• Stunning sea v …see more
Child friendly ; Car essential; No pets allowed;
<p>Enjoy total privacy and West coast tranquility in this delightful 3 bedroom beachfront cottage nestled in a quiet cove in a small village on the central coast of Vancouver Island. Use as a private retreat or as a base for exploration and adventure, each season …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
This is a home with soul, beautifully positioned against the Kalk Bay mountain side with magnificent sea views across False Bay. Just a short walk via Dalebrook Steps to Dalebrook Pool, a beautiful stone built tidal pool. It is tranquil and extremely private. The vera …see more
This apartment has full modern conveniences: Twin elevators, ducted air conditioning/heating to all rooms, a fully fitted kitchen and utility room together with laundry facilities. Dine inside or dine outside on the glass balcony. In the well kept grounds there is a do …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.5 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
Templar House offers guests a true Maltese experience. This unique period house is situated on the edge of Vittoriosa in the heart of a traditional, friendly Maltese community. It is only a few minutes walk away from the glamorous Grand Harbour Marina, where super yacht …see more
Highly recommend staying at this property; ideally situated away from the tourist areas of Malta, the views from the roof terrace were outstanding we were totally blown away and spent many many hours … More
“excellent location and wonderful house”
Reviewed 12 May 2012
had a wonderful time staying at templar house. It's in a great location, excellent views of the harbour, only a couple minutes walk to some very nice restaurants. Very handy to shops to buy all the e… More
“The Real Malta!”
Reviewed 23 Apr 2012
Templar House is a stunning property in a top location. Very well placed for all kinds of adventuring. Although the house is at the heart of a warm and friendly community in a maze of alleys and sto… More
Set among tropical gardens is the Grand Bure featuring kitchen, lounge, dining areas and two large master bedrooms. Separated by an unfenced 10 meter pool and courtyard are two independent self-contained “King Bures” each with fully equipped kitchens, lounge and out …see more
Seaforth Holiday Units are located 35 min North of Mackay in the Whitsunday national park region set back 200m from the beautiful Seaforth beach.
Our smaller studio units are all newly renovated with comfort in mind with full kitchen, private detached shower and toil …see more
Enjoy swimming in our genuinely HEATED POOL with water temps 27c plus ideal for Winter Sun holiday makers.Our Weather Guarantee - The Costa Del Sol claims to have 300 days a year of sunshine …. JUST IN CASE you are unlucky enough to come to Heaven Beach when it's …see more
We stayed at the Heaven Beach Apartments very late in the season in early September for 5 days. Everything about the complex is of the highest quality and the apartments themselves are absolutely beau… More
“Incredibly luxurious yet familiar feel”
Reviewed 21 May 2014
The stay was fantastic, the apartment amazing and the location has provided us with required rest, peace and quiet whilst never being too far from a little adventure… More
“Five star all the way”
Reviewed 22 Nov 2015
Have just returned from a wonderful week at this gorgeous apartment. Beautifully furnished and with all the amenities you need for a really relaxing stay. The heated swimming pool was very welcome as … More
The villa is situated on 2000m cul de sac property on the famous Vale de Lobo Golf Course. Private driveway to main entrance. Hall with guest cloakroom and social bathroom.
Lounge /dining area very spacious and bright(patio doors out to terrace and pool) with two amp …see more
We booked this villa primarily for the pool but the rest of the villa, the grounds and the location were excellent too. We have 2 young children age 4 and 2 and wanted them to enjoy learning to swim.… More
We are so happy your girls found their "secret lagoon" and could learn how to swim safely! Thank you for sharing your thoughts in such a beautiful way.
Manuela and Celeste
Reviewed 11 May 2014
Located at the bottom of the 10th of 17th ofthe Ocean, we entered a great charming house, a touch "out of Africa", like the old movie. Beautiful garden with lots off privacy and sure you hear the soun… More
“A beautiful villa with lovely private gardens and a super swimming pool!”
Reviewed 24 Jun 2013
The villa is built in a wonderful location at the bottom of the 10th fairway of the Ocean Course (walking distance to the beach) and being sunk down with the most wonderful gardens all around it provi… More
Child friendly ; Car essential; Air conditioning;
<p>Welcome to West Coast living at its very finest, situated in prestigious North Saanich this home is located on one acre of manicured lawns and ponds.</p><p>As the security gates open you will be greeted by this impressive home with its huge windows …see more
Nearest beach 2 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
YellotailStay - Stanwell Tops is set in a small acreage of stunning rolling lawns with a sandstone surrounded dam and encompassed by bush. We are 30 metres from the hang gliding and paragliding haven and stunning views of Bald Hill, Stanwell Park.
The Top Room is a mote …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
The cottage is ideally situated. 2.5 miles of stunning beach. Most of the time, you will be alone, and if it gets crowded, you may have two to six people around... On this part of this beach, at low tide, the ocean is a magnificent turquoise lagoon.
Everything is in t …see more
Welcome to “Villa Torre No 2…less than one block to our gorgeous white beaches and cosy resort! This beautiful home with large pool at Apptos Sa Torre is nestled in the popular Canyamel Beach near Artà Mallorca. A great place for a wonderful vacation with family an …see more
Two story double brick townhouse with fantastic Pambula Beach and ocean views, not to mention the twinkling lights of Merimbula on the other side of the bay at night.The house has 3 bedrooms downs stairs with the following configurations:Bedroom 1- Spacious sunny room w …see more
“A fantastic holiday home in an idylic setting with all needs considered”
Reviewed 20 Jan 2016
Imagine a 2 week holiday with in-laws, parents, adult children, partners AND grandchildren. Sounds like a disaster? No, not at all! We ALL had the best holiday. The location, nearby restaurants, attra… More
Blue Mountain Villa is located in the heart of the St Elizabeth countryside and has breathtaking views overlooking the Carribean Ocean and the Blue Mountain Range as a spectacular backdrop. A luxurious destination retreat for families and friends, reunions, romantic get …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Not suitable for children;
A delightful, spacious 1 bedroom apartment ideal for one person or a couple. It is located within and to the side of a large double storey house, but is totally self contained with it's own entrance and designated drive-way to accommodate one car.The apartment has …see more
Good location,easy to find, walking distance to beach 10 min walk, and local shops, 5 min walk, great services, apartment has everything needed for staying from weekend to weeks stay,very clean, owner… More
Natural Surrounds.....The cabin is set in two acres of indigenous garden and forest with rock formations, wild flowers and Koi fish ponds. The natural swimming pool, low slung hammocks and trampoline, make it the perfect natural playground for children. Perfect Position …see more
From the onset Collette was very helpful and patient as we had issues that meant us changing dates. The lodge is gorgeous. Spotless, and very quiet. Beautiful views. The location is very private and p… More
Thank you for your wonderful review.
I'm so glad that we were able to work things out with the dates and that you could stay with us. - after all, don't we look forward to our holidays all year? We hope to have you back one day and especially with your special little guy Jack! All the best until next time. Kind Regards
Colette and Warren
“A little piece of heaven”
Reviewed 17 Apr 2016
The cabin was spacious, beautifully furnished and with amazing views. Perfect for a romantic getaway or a break with friends. It was fantastic lounging at the private pool, savouring the afternoon sun… More
HI Kerry-Jade, Thank you for the lovely review! Hopefully it will not be too long before you get a chance to come back - and hopefully for a little longer next time. Until then ...... Kind Regards
Colette and Warren
Reviewed 5 Jun 2014
A stunning property in a stunning location with stunning company - a simply perfect stay. Will always have very fond memories my time at this wonderful log cabin with its amazing views.… More
Thank you Barry, I'm pleased you had a special time. We look forward to having you back in the future.
All the best, Colette
Nearest beach 20 km; Suitable for children age 5+; Car essential;
Beautiful modern cabin nestled on the edge of Lorne Forest. Convenient to highway. Wake to nature, enjoy the privacy, explore the forests beaches or rivers close by.
Cute kitchenette, covered balcony, spacious bedroom, gorgeous bathroom. Perfect for 4 for a weekend or …see more
Turistic appartment.. Oficial Register HUTB-005020Welcome to your home. Let's say you have just returned from a day's sightseeing in Barcelona, or the beach in Gava, or picking up someone at the airport. You're a little tired.Your house welcomes you. It's a first floor …see more
Detto che l'appartamento ha tutto quello che deve avere e che è semplicemente perfetto per famiglie con figli dai 7 ai 16 anni, la cosa veramente sorprendente è la Colonia Guell.
Se si va a Barcell… More
This apartment is one of two adjacent to each other. Ideal for friendsand family who wish to holiday together but need space. The apartments are on the first floor with sun on the balcony all day. There are four different swimming pools on site. There is a pool snack b …see more
we stated here for 3 weeks in Jan/Feb 2013 apartment clean had all you needed hair dryer & iron was a extra bonus friendly and very helpful thank you beanca loved the balcony sun all day
will be back… More
Ask owner if suitable for children; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
Well appointed Upstairs apartment overlooking the Magnificent Portland Harbor. Situated in the CBD of Portland the units are close to all shops, restaurants,cafes and the Beach is across the Road.
Fully self Contained , the apartment has the Main Bedroom at the rear and …see more
Two separate suites each with a bedroom ,bath,living and kitchenette.All the rooms have a view of the river,even the loo! The bedroom has a balcony facing the river. The river is clean and great for a swim,kayaking,boat rides etc.Cut off from the bustle of the city you …see more
Child friendly ; Car not necessary; Air conditioning;
Furnished apartments include all utilities, Foxtel (30+ channels) & unlimited local and national calls. 100's to choose, Book online.Bordered by the picturesque Yarra River, adjoining the popular suburbsof Prahran and Toorak, and overlooking the green oasis of …see more
KARITHANAM AYUR FARMS is a GREATBACKWATER HOMESTAY at Vaikom - a serene lake & backwater temple town in Kerala-Gods Own Country, in South India. Our HOMESTAY has been recognized by Kerala Tourism Development Corporation and has been awarded Diamond Category Status-t …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
Bored of seeing lots of tall building all the time? Searching for a place to refresh yourselves? Our warm house with sea around would give you the best experience ever when visiting Viet Nam.Waking up in the morning or staying up late till midnight, you can always enjoy …see more
The delightful Can Troque lies in the heart of the March valley, reached by a twisting road that climbs up through the trees. This lovely location on the road to Lluc and Soller (behind Pollensa town) means that the nearest shops and restaurants are about 7km away and t …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
La Nogalera is a three key apartment complex in the middle of Torremolinos, seconds from the railway station, the shops, supermarkets and nightlife. The flat is on the sixth floor and protected by sliding glass windows from the bustle below. The block has been modernise …see more
Child friendly ; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
Ever thought about a holiday in Andalucía? Wanted to visit the Mezquita in Cordoba, the Alhambra in Granada, the Giralda in Seville? Or take part in the fiesta, watch the processions in Holy Week, eat tapas in an open-air bar with a glass of Rioja, walk or cycle throug …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 15 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
"The Old School House" is a beautifully renovated village schoolhouse, located amongst the rolling green hills of Asturias in northern Spain. Nestled in a tranquil small valley, above the very popular village of Espinaredo (Famed for rural architecture) " …see more
The Old School House is a real gem; an attractive, cosy house in a beautiful location. There are a few good rental properties in this part of Spain but this one is really special: far enough away to b… More
It was our pleasure to have you as guests, we are so pleased that you have rebooked too. Thank you for taking the time to review our little hideaway in N Spain.
Not suitable for children; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Charming self-contained stone cottage, 5 km from Castlemaine, in the picturesque historic village of Chewton. Ottery Cottage forms part of an 1850’s historic property and includes a private garden with splendid views overlooking the National park.
Within walking dist …see more
Casa Residencia is perfect for big family vacations, a group of friends, the villa is very big and can be easily shared without ever feeling deprived of tranquillity and privacy there is also the possibility of renting only part of it in case you are not many people. I …see more
I stayed with my family 3 generations, 2 young children who enjoyed the huge pool, the house is very comfortable and specious, lush gardens surround you and the views are breath taking. the srevice is… More
“A haven of peace, comfort and astounding views”
Reviewed 31 Jan 2013
I stayed in Casa Chica for a week. It is a beautifully furnished and decorated villa situated in the middle of lush trees. There is a nice pool in the garden and extensive terraces for outside dining.… More
Villa Angelika is situated in a l hillside development aptly named Paradise, overlooking picturesque Kalkan village in Kordere which is the area of Kalkan north of the Sutlegen road at an altitudeof ~1000'.Paradise complex is owned and run by the Kaska family, a …see more
The villa was fantastic and we had a great time in Kalkan and surounding area. We made some great trips based on fantastic and patient advice from Ken.
- Fethiye for the fish market and restaurant… More
The apartment includes master bedroom with king sized bed, safe and en suite bathroom with bath tub. Second bedroom with bunkbeds and single bed. TV in both bedrooms. Separate shower room with wc. Luxury bedding and towels are included. Fully equipped modern kitchen wit …see more
Kamala beach is a beautiful spot with some friendly bars and nice restaurants giving it a really friendly character. If a wild night is wanted Patong is only ten minutes away in a tuk tuk. The prope… More
“Excellent location, quiet, but next-door to everything you could want”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2015
The apartment is well kept in a quiet spot. You are staying within inches of a pool. And 20 feet away is a tree where the birds sing in the morning. It is in the heart of the (biggish) village of Kama… More
“Clean Tidy, Great location and comfy”
Reviewed 23 Jan 2016
Kamala Beach is a great spot and this apatment only made it better. The apartment is clean, well fitted out and in a great spot. We are a family of 6 (2 adults 4 kids) and we all fitted comfortably, … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 7 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
Jagundami Guest Retreat is a fully self-contained contemporary one-bedroom house located on the Mid North coast of Australia in Valla, NSW. Located on a former Macadamia property, with a dramatic view of our tall rainforest Eucalypts, it is very private but 6 minutes aw …see more
A house on two levels with large verandahs on both floors with magnificent views of rainforest and Coral Sea surrounded by tropical gardens full of plants attracting butterflies in very peaceful surroundings.Jarramali is a beautifully designed, solar powered house built …see more
MaxHouse is Wuhan finest apartment community offering studios, 1 and 2 bedroom homes. Directly located on the Subway line and steps from CBD shipping and dining. An ideal location near Park, Museum and easy access to the Yangtze River. Apartments features: gas cooking a …see more