Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (327495)

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!


View larger map

Also consider

Luxury Villas
2,684 properties
Coastal Cottages
222 properties
Pet Friendly Cottages
27,095 properties
Romantic Breaks
3,207 properties
Group Holidays
17,143 properties
Log Cabin Holidays
238 properties
Rural Retreats
12,438 properties
City Breaks
8,475 properties
Holiday Cottages
17,239 properties
Villas in Spain
11,248 properties
Villas in Tenerife
707 properties
Gites in France
8,131 properties
Holiday Cottages in Cornwall
2,983 properties
London Holiday Apartments
941 properties
Florida Villas
905 properties
Villas in Ibiza
349 properties
Villas in Portugal
4,126 properties
Villas in Turkey
2,202 properties
Villas in Malta
455 properties
Lake District Cottages
940 properties

No dates Enter dates for accurate prices -

Adults, Children

Enter dates for more accurate prices

Payment Protection
To book this holiday home you need to pay through the Holiday Lettings website. We can’t protect your payment if you don’t pay through us. Learn more

327,495 Holiday homes

Filters applied: Restricted mobility (0)

(9) Excellent 

23

Holiday villa in Obidos

Obidos / Bom Sucesso

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“VERY helpful host, lovely house” Gary made finding the house easy, and it was a modern clean, spacious well-equipped villa.Although without wiFi, it was easy to buy a vodafone wireless device and sim card..for 45 euro, from a very helpful agent in bal  …see more

from £42 / night

£295 - £895 / week

Book View

from £42 / night

(7) Excellent 

33

West Algarve holiday villa let

Lagos / Funchal Ridge

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Stunning Villa with Pool and fabulous views” The Villa was stunning and was fully equipped with everything that you would require and more. the location was ideal for golf and touring around the Algarve. The location was peaceful, which was ideal fo  …see more

from £106 / night

£673 - £1219 / week

Enquire View

from £106 / night

(23) Excellent 

21

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Dubai

Emirate of Dubai / Dubai

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“So good I think I'll buy one !!” Not much more I can say than in the title, Dawn was exemplary to deal with as with every experience I have had renting off her or Owners Direct but her apartment was better than most as it really did cater for the kids  …see more

from £163 / night

£1428 - £1603 / week

Book View

from £163 / night

Featured properties

(1) Very Good 

8

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Crows Nest

North Sydney / Crows Nest

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
CROWS NEST Brook St Complimetry WIFI Located at rear of complex Secure parking space Well appointed 1 bedroom fully furnished apartment, just off the heart of Crows Nest main precinct where you will find amazing restaurants, cafes, bars and take-away shops.. 10-15 min  …see more

from £85 / night

£586 - £679 / week

Book View

from £85 / night

(7) Excellent 

28

Holiday b&b with golf nearby in Dargaville

Northland Region / Dargaville

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
A 2 bedroom self-contained unit, on the ground floor includes sleeping for 6 people and a new kitchen with cooking requirements. Located 8km north of Dargaville, 3 minutes' drive to the Golf Course and then 2 minutes to Baylys Beach.You will find it all at the new  …see more

from £59 / night

£410 - £655 / week

Book View

from £59 / night

(6) Average 

32

Holiday chalet rental

Province of Seville / Espartinas

4 5 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 80 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
It's a Semi-Detached house situated in Espartinas, a village 12 km from Seville. It is in a very quiet area, the house has a garden and private pool and parking. The house is fully renovated and has all the comforts to spend a few days exploring the city and the regio  …see more

from £47 / night

£307 - £564 / week

Book View

from £47 / night

(1) Excellent 

5

Ski cottage to rent in Taupo

Taupo / Acacia Bay

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Ski
Romantic Getaway Cottage, in rural setting, yet 10 minutes drive from beautiful Lake Taupo.  …see more

from £84 / night

£588 / week

Book View

from £84 / night

(4) Excellent 

19

Holiday b&b in Nelson Bay

Port Stephens / Nelson Bay

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Air conditioning
“Faultless” Hosts were friendly and welcoming in their home. This BnB is ideal if you wish to experience something different and try to avoid staying in large noisy resorts. The decor was beautiful and the breakfast healthy and delicious! A wonderful r  …see more

from £79 / night

£541 - £585 / week

Book View

from £79 / night

(19) Very Good 

17

Clermont holiday villa rental

Clermont / Greater Groves

5 12 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Tangerine Villa is a stylish Floridian Home which is luxuriously equipped to the highest standards. This spacious, single-story home of four to five bedrooms with three bathrooms offers accommodation for up to ten people. The villa is fully air conditioned and has its o  …see more

from £70 / night

£410 - £495 / week

Book View

from £70 / night

(1) Very Good 

4

Holiday home in Woodhaven

Queens / Woodhaven

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Car not necessary
JFK apartment in basemebnt of private house in Queens , NYC, near the J metro subway system that goes directly to the NYC wall street area. Apartment is a studio with a bed and a pull out sofa and this sofa sleeps 2 people. Lots of restaurants and supermarkets nearby  …see more

from £78 / night

£546 / week

Book View

from £78 / night

(9) Excellent 

25

Las Chapas holiday villa rental

Marbella / Las Chapas

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful place for a holiday” We’ve been there for a week in June. I think villa hasn’t been rented before because everything was new – kitchen, bedrooms etc. There is saloon on the upper floor so my husband and I were happy to find peace from kids.  …see more

from £110 / night

£757 - £2479 / week

Book View

from £110 / night

(6) Excellent 

20

Holiday villa in Foz do Arelho

Foz do Arelho / Nadadouro

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Very nice place that has everything.” Very good house that is brand new. Lots of space for everyone and everything in the house is to a very high standard. Kitchen works really well and the close by BBQ makes it easy to cook outside if desired. Th  …see more

from £129 / night

£900 - £1700 / week

Book View

from £129 / night

16

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Broadbeach

Gold Coast / Broadbeach

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Dreaming of relaxing on the balcony of your very own luxury ocean view suite? Gold Coast Luxury Resorts have just the place for you to unwind and soak up the relaxed and sophisticated atmosphere of Broadbeach on the Gold Coast. Indulge in utter luxury at an affordable p  …see more

from £179 / night

£1106 - £2231 / week

Book View

from £179 / night

(11) Excellent 

23

San Sebastian - Donostia holiday apartment rental

San Sebastian - Donostia / Centro

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
“Comfort and Style” San Sebastian is a gem. Gorgeous beaches, tremendous food. Bilbao only a short trip away. To die for. This apartment is clean, crisp, and in a great location. The agent was extremely professional, on time, and spoke great English  …see more

from £76 / night

£530 - £765 / week

Book View

from £76 / night

16

Holiday villa in Brufut

West Coast Division / Brufut

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
***please note I am on holiday from Friday 25th Nov until Thursday 8th Dec 2016 and will not be able to respond to your message during this time*** Jallow Villa is a gorgeous detached bungalow, decorated in an European style with all mod cons & set in its own large pri  …see more

from £22 / night

£155 - £250 / week

Book View

from £22 / night

6

Holiday cottage in Mount Eden

Auckland Region / Mount Eden

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
Wisteria Studio Cottage is very close to Mt Eden Village and ten minutes from Auckland City centre and twenty minutes drive from Auckland International Airport, New Zealand  …see more

from £65 / night

£451 / week

Book View

from £65 / night

(7) Very Good 

24

Cabo Roig holiday apartment rental

Costa Blanca / Cabo Roig

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely clean rental in great location” If you're looking to stay in Cabo Roig, this is definitely the best location. The apartment is just a 2 minute walk from the main "strip", which is far enough away to not hear any late night noise, but close enou  …see more

from £29 / night

£200 - £685 / week

Book View

from £29 / night

(5) Excellent 

20

Bulawayo holiday cottage rental

Bulawayo Province / Bulawayo

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Spacious ensuit in a secure, 3 acre landscaped grounds.There is two cottages,which takes 2 adults and 2 kids.Two cottages can take 4 adults and 4 kids under 12  …see more

from £68 / night

£337 / week

Book View

from £68 / night

(47) Excellent 

27

Holiday villa rental

Gran Canaria / Taurito

3 7 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent” This villa is one of the best you could find, everything is included and there's nothing more you could need. If you are looking for a quiet and relaxeing holiday this is the villa to book, we enjoyed the sun, and peaceful nice surroundin  …see more

from £157 / night

£1093 - £2744 / week

Book View

from £157 / night

(19) Very Good 

19

Holiday studio in Puerto Del Carmen

Puerto Del Carmen / Central Puerto del Carmen

Studio 2 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Comfortable, value for money rental in good location” Clean, comfortable and for a studio, very spacious and bright. Wonderful view over harbour from balcony which enjoys sun until late afternoon. Supermarket, bars and restaurants just next door. Q  …see more

from £30 / night

£210 / week

Book View

from £30 / night

(14) Very Good 

18

Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Central Algarve

Albufeira / Forte Sao Joao

8 20 Min stay varies

  • 8 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Afew little niggles but overall very good” There are many good points about this villa, there is plenty of space for a large group, it is very central ( only a short walk to old and new town, the people looking after you are very friendly, all the bas  …see more

from £100 / night

£895 - £3395 / week

Book View

from £100 / night

(18) Excellent 

23

Holiday villa in Central Algarve

Albufeira / Gale

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
Large detached villa with private heated pool 300m from beach and near all amenities, ideal for families.  …see more

from £200 / night

£1000 - £2900 / week

Book View

from £200 / night

(27) Very Good 

24

Holiday condo with golf nearby in Kissimmee

Central Florida / Kissimmee

3 6 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 106 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Ideal "near to Disney" condo” Condo had everything we needed at very reasonable price, especially for Christmas period. Owners (Ronald and Pam) very helpful with arrival instructions, directions, etc. Useful local info provided at condo. Good variety  …see more

from £35 / night

£219 - £335 / week

Book View

from £35 / night

(5) Excellent 

14

Holiday apartment with shared pool in San Pedro de Alcantara

San Pedro de Alcantara / San Pedro Playa

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Superb” The description for this apartment was spot on. When it states 5 minutes to the beach that was exactly what it was and it was a nice flat walk not up and down hills which some omit to say in their descriptions.. We have not stayed in San Pedro  …see more

from £85 / night

£580 - £795 / week

Book View

from £85 / night

(2) Excellent 

22

Holiday home with swimming pool, golf nearby in Australia & New Zealand

Fraser Coast / Hervey Bay

3 5 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Get away from it all! High on a hill with sea breezes, relax on the verandahs and watch the sea and the sky. Only 15 minutes from central Scarness and 7 mins to the nearest shopping centre. An acre of garden with birds and occasional kangaroos if you're lucky. Peaceful  …see more

from £94 / night

£655 / week

Book View

from £94 / night

(4) Excellent 

19

Santa Maria holiday villa rental

Santa Maria / Tortuga Beach

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great Vacation” We're just back from an excellent week of vacation at the villa ! It was luxurious, huge, with an amazing view so closed from the sea !! The manager Fabrizio was so nice, very friendly people. An extraordinary experience. Lau  …see more

from £181 / night

£1261 - £1513 / week

Book View

from £181 / night

(3) Excellent 

14

Holiday farmhouse in Mookgophong

Limpopo Province / Mookgophong

4 8 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets
Restaurant, Game Viewing, Horse Riding, Birding, Hiking. Relaxing!  …see more

from £60 / night

£256 / week

Book View

from £60 / night

(5) Very Good 

11

Holiday cottage in Ceduna

South Australia / Ceduna

3 7 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Air conditioning
Beachside accommodation, fully self contained.  …see more

from £82 / night

£503 - £1126 / week

Book View

from £82 / night

(2) Very Good 

25

Apartment rental in Lora del Rio with swimming pool

Province of Seville / Lora del Rio

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Cortijo Hacienda Nueva, spectacular accommodation for 12 persons, large gardens and pool area with barbecue. The region of the Guadalquivir Valley is the region extending from Sevilla City to Cordoba City. An ideal region for which they want to visit apart from  …see more

from £127 / night

£706 - £1883 / week

Book View

from £127 / night

(25) Excellent 

16

St. Paul's Bay holiday apartment rental

Island of Malta / St. Paul's Bay

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
“This is a superb oasis” This apartment is almost perfect in every way. The view from the front balcony stretches along the coast road past Wignacourt Tower along Bugibba promenade to Qwara Point. To the left is St. Paul's Island and a friendly cafe/b  …see more

from £43 / night

£253 - £463 / week

Book View

from £43 / night

(15) Very Good 

25

Central Algarve holiday apartment rental

Albufeira / Sao Rafael

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.75 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excelent apartment” Excellent apartment, very well equipped, very spacious and very well located. Beach 5 minutes walk. Good place to rest with a beautiful garden overlooking the sea. The owner is a lady very helpful and gentle. I hope to return in a  …see more

from £68 / night

£421 - £757 / week

Book View

from £68 / night

(19) Very Good 

30

Holiday villa in Playa Paraiso

Adeje / Playa Paraiso

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“A Very Relaxing Holiday” This villa in Playa Paraiso is located in a quiet residential street with easy parking. The views from the upstairs rooms and balconies are excellent. The pool area is in sun all day and is a great place to sunbathe. The to  …see more

from £150 / night

£700 - £940 / week

Book View

from £150 / night

(1) Excellent 

18

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Nerja

Costa del Sol / Nerja

5 10 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Set within a short distance from the lovely town of Nerja (2.5 km), Villa El Crucero is one of our favourite properties. This villa is based on a 100-year-old typical “Cortijo” (traditional rural Andalusian property with wide stone walls cool in summer and warm in w  …see more

from £108 / night

£753 - £1891 / week

Enquire View

from £108 / night

(1) Excellent 

20

Holiday chalet with swimming pool in Villares, Los, Jaen Province

Villares, Los, Jaen Province / La Pandera

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
We have no doubts that you will like this neat villa with private pool and set in a lush green landscape with mountain backdrops! A beautiful outside area and quality furniture in Andalucian style inside, will let you enjoy a very comfortable holiday.  …see more

from £160 / night

£532 - £631 / week

Book View

from £160 / night

11

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Benitachell, Nucleo

Province of Alicante / Benitachell, Nucleo

2 4 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
This modern, well furnished house enjoys a quiet location on a country road, just 5 min walk from the old town of Benitachell and enjoys splendid views of the coast from its elevated position. With private swimming pool, spacious sun terraces and a pacefull location.Two  …see more

from £53 / night

£365 / week

Enquire View

from £53 / night

(1) Very Good 

6

Apartment rental in Metung

Gippsland / Metung

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Budget, clean accommodation a 5 min walk from the Metung village, Bancroft Bay and Lake King. Doesn't include toiletries, pantry items or WiFi. Base rate is for a couple or twin (two singles in the same room). The flat is a good size: not huge but certainly not poky.  …see more

from £47 / night

£351 - £597 / week

Book View

from £47 / night

25

Holiday home in Australia & New Zealand

Victoria / Daylesford

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
WELCOME TO THE GARDEN HOUSE (2-6 GUESTS) (EXTRA 2 Guests Sofa bed at Extra cost) Ideally located, within a short, relaxed walk to the main town centre, The Garden House will undoubtedly inflame a love affair with this extraordinary place, Daylesford. A beautiful garden  …see more

from £264 / night

£1229 / week

Book View

from £264 / night

(1) Excellent 

21

Banksia Beach holiday home rental

Bribie Island / Banksia Beach

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Dugong Retreat is a spacious and comfortable canal side home in Banksia Beach, Bribie Island. With your own pontoon, large in ground heated swimming pool, and well equipped, airy outdoor entertaining area, you won't want to leave! Other features include: Lockup garag  …see more

from £147 / night

£1024 / week

Book View

from £147 / night

(11) Excellent 

21

Holiday home rental

Wanneroo / Carramar

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
“Close to perfect!” Our family had the honour of being the first paid guests in this house in June 2013. Right from the beginning Sharon made us feel welcome as she had arranged a picnic basket for us. It was really helpful as we arrived only after the  …see more

from £97 / night

£717 / week

Book View

from £97 / night

20

Ocean Grove holiday home rental

Victoria / Ocean Grove

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
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

from £135 / night

£942 / week

Book View

from £135 / night