Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (29165)

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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(16) Excellent 

47

Ko Kho Khao holiday home rental

Phang Nga Province / Ko Kho Khao

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Paradise on earth!” This place is magical! Never have I felt more relaxed and at peace than here. This place is great for any kind of travel group, family, friends, couples, etc... You can litteraly do anything you want here no matter how old or young  …see more

from £31 / night

£186 - £856 / week

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from £31 / night

(6) Excellent 

20

Calpe holiday villa rental

Calpe / Gargasindi

5 12 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“great villa” Large family trip so many boxes to tick and this really was a great base and a very well equipped villa, pictures do not do it justice, pool and BBQ area were very well used and close to shops and beaches. Only issue on arrival was who w  …see more

from £122 / night

£850 - £1750 / week

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from £122 / night

10

San Lawrenz holiday farmhouse rental

Island of Gozo / San Lawrenz

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
Gozo-san lawrenz-farmhouse-villa-2 bedrooms-swimming pool- free wifi- a/c-dwejra-diving-countryside  …see more

from £86 / night

£599 - £934 / week

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from £86 / night

(45) Very Good 

30

Holiday villa with golf nearby in Caleta de Fuste

Caleta de Fuste / Campo de Golfe

4 8 5 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Outside space is what makes this villa” I have rated this villa as very good, and think this is fair reflection of what we got, however some aspects of the holiday deserve better. To start with the communication with the owner was perfect. They always  …see more

from £110 / night

£770 - £1230 / week

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from £110 / night

(16) Excellent 

40

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Costalita

Estepona / Costalita

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic apartment. Perfect for families with small children.” I stayed at this apartment for a week in September with my husband and 2 small children and I can honestly say it had everything we needed/wanted. It was a home away from home. There was  …see more

from £107 / night

£770 - £1283 / week

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from £107 / night

(2) Excellent 

48

Cala'n Blanes holiday villa rental

Minorca / Cala'n Blanes

3 7 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Situated in the Calas Picas residential area, Villa Martinez is only 10 minutes slow walk from Cala’n Blanes’ pretty cove/beach and Cala’n Bruch’s beautiful cove with bathing platforms. The Villa is also close to the busier atmosphere of Los De  …see more

from £43 / night

£300 - £1270 / week

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from £43 / night

(6) Excellent 

20

Porto Cristo holiday apartment accommodation

Majorca / Porto Cristo

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
A modern and spacious ground floor garden apartment within the Cala Magrana ll residential complex and situated just 75m from the sea. It is ideally suited to couples or families wanting a relaxing holiday in peaceful surroundings. The apartment has its own garden surro  …see more

from £57 / night

£395 - £775 / week

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from £57 / night

(4) Very Good 

42

Holiday villa with golf nearby in Vilamoura

Quarteira / Vilamoura

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
This private 4 bedroom villa is located in a very quiet cul-de-sac just a couple hundred meters away from the Old Village, just next to Pinhal Golf Course. Recently redecorated with a modern touch and comfortable furniture, meant to be practical and aimed towards the co  …see more

from £146 / night

£830 - £2274 / week

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from £146 / night

(14) Excellent 

24

Holiday apartment in Meia Praia

Lagos / Meia Praia

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely Apartment in Beautiful Lagos” From the instructions from Neil and Jan before we went, to all the info in the apartment when we arrived our booking was seamless.The location is perfect. Short walk to the beach which was fairly quiet for high sea  …see more

from £65 / night

£455 / week

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from £65 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Herdade dos Salgados holiday apartment rental

Albufeira / Herdade dos Salgados

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely apartment, excellent holiday.” The apartment is lovely, quite stylish and also very roomy and comfortable: all our needs were satisfied (very convenient, the extra tv set in the bedroom). All the furniture and decoration are of very good  …see more

from £26 / night

£390 - £1354 / week

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from £26 / night

(20) Excellent 

20

Home rental in Maynards with swimming pool

Saint Peter Parish / Maynards

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely Villa, great location” Our party of family and friends had a lovely time at Palm Villa. The facilities are excellent, it was plenty big enough for all ten of us and Beverley was helpful and went out of her way to make our stay comfortable. We  …see more

from £125 / night

£875 - £2555 / week

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from £125 / night

(18) Very Good 

20

Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in La Manga del Mar Menor

Murcia / La Manga del Mar Menor

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Great location wonderful service” Stayed just one and a half nights, but top location, easy collection of keys, fantastic restaurant opposite building on the mar memor great communication throughout  …see more

from £26 / night

£184 - £368 / week

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from £26 / night

(3) Excellent 

30

Apartment letting in Puerto Del Carmen with shared pool

Lanzarote / Puerto Del Carmen

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
This newly refurbished (October 2016) modern apartment is situated in the sought after area of Matagorda, Puerto del Carmen. A few minutes walk from the golden sandy beach, sea front promenade and Matagorda Commercial Centre where you will find an array of bars, restaur  …see more

from £56 / night

£308 - £483 / week

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from £56 / night

(4) Excellent 

23

Villa rental in Adeje

Tenerife / Adeje

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The villa is located in Tijoco Bajo, Adeje 20 mins from South Airport and 10 mins from Playa Del Duque, Puerto Colon, Fanabe & Siam Water Park. There is unlimited free wifi, Full UK TV with Catch Up. The villa offers extremely spacious accommodation on a single le  …see more

from £400 / night

£1800 - £2500 / week

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from £400 / night

(5) Excellent 

27

Cottage rental in Huntsville

Muskoka District / Huntsville

4 12 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Child friendly
In search of privacy, stunning views, beautiful natural waterfront and outstanding accommodation? This impressive architect owned and designed cottage delivers. Watch heron fly into the wetlands or otter swim by. Relax ... you have found "Serenity".  …see more

from £485 / night

£4600 - £6318 / week

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from £485 / night

(9) Excellent 

35

Apartment rental in Moraira with shared pool, golf nearby

Moraira / San Jaime

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent apartment and host” We've just come back from a wonderful month in Moraira where we stayed at Fran's lovely apartment. We found it very spacious, comfortable and well equipped and especially enjoyed sitting around the beautiful pool right o  …see more

from £52 / night

£257 - £858 / week

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from £52 / night

(13) Very Good 

15

Denia holiday apartment rental

Costa Blanca / Denia

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful apartment with everything close by” We stayed at the penthouse apartment in Denia July/ August 2013- my husband and I with our two small children. The swimming pool is huge with children's pool next to it. Beach is a 5 minute stroll away. Su  …see more

from £60 / night

£400 - £600 / week

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from £60 / night

(4) Excellent 

12

Holiday home in Kingborough

Greater Hobart / Kingborough

3 8 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
Esplanade 54 is a new fully self contained house located in the coastal town of Margate, this home away from home sits right on the edge of North West Bay offering amazing views. The house is 20 minutes south of Hobart and the Huon with lots to do within  …see more

from £22 / night

£152 / week

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from £22 / night

(5) Excellent 

21

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Scarborough

Stirling / Scarborough

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
We have a beautiful 3 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment with panoramic ocean views and large balcony perfect for watching life on the beach here at Sandcastles Apartment Complex Scarborough, Perth. The accommodation we are delighted to offer the Apartment in such a lovely,  …see more

from £123 / night

£860 / week

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from £123 / night

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Holiday apartment in Mollymook

Shoalhaven / Mollymook

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
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

from £130 / night

£1081 / week

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from £130 / night

(7) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Mogan

Gran Canaria / Mogan

1 4 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“wonderful Puerto de Mogan” Litle and charming place. The buildings with flowers and the canals. Many restaurants with good food. I will come back.  …see more

from £69 / night

£479 - £659 / week

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from £69 / night

(9) Very Good 

22

Competa holiday villa rental

Costa del Sol / Competa

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
“Amazing views in lovely Competa” Excellent value for money!! Stayed for 11 days in this lovely house in May and were sad to leave. It's a house that is loved and being lived in. Beautiful gardens, a large pool and amazing views. Surrounded by mountai  …see more

from £35 / night

£342 - £659 / week

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from £35 / night

(51) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Lagos / Meia Praia

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“A little peace of heaven” After a wonderful holiday at Vista Biaia last year we rebooked 12 nights this year in this wonderful apartment and the whole family were so excited for months before hand, probably because we knew what a wonderful holiday was  …see more

from £57 / night

£395 - £795 / week

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from £57 / night

(12) Excellent 

30

Holiday apartment rental

Port de Pollenca / Puerto Pollensa Marina

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Fabulous apartment in a fabulous location, in a beautiful in resort.” We have holidayed in Puerto Pollenca many times, staying in both hotels and villas, but this was our first time in an apartment and what an apartment it was. It was spacious, it had  …see more

from £108 / night

£750 - £1950 / week

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from £108 / night

34

Apartment rental in Hong Kong

Hong Kong

3 8 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
THE NEW KOWLOON APARTMENT- MODERN AND EUROPEAN STYLE APARTMENT PERFECTLY LOCATED IN YAU MA TEI, OPPOSITE OF MTR Station! !!perfect shopping area and great restaurants and coffee shops!! - CLOSE TO FAMOUS " LADIES MARKET" AND MONG KOK SHOPS - 25 MIN TO DISNE  …see more

from £129 / night

£898 / week

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from £129 / night

24

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 £129 / night

£753 - £2069 / week

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from £129 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Villa rental in Vilamoura with swimming pool, golf nearby

Quarteira / Vilamoura

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
This beautiful villa in Vilamoura with a large tiled pool and large garden. It is set in a quiet location and within walking distance to the famous Vilamoura Marina.There is a spacious living area with log burning hearth.  …see more

from £72 / night

£500 - £1700 / week

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from £72 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Nuestra Senora de Jesus

Ibiza / Nuestra Senora de Jesus

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“The perfect holidays” We had a wonderful stay at the villa - it was so beautiful, and the pool and outdoor area was wonderful. Thomas was so helpful and it was great having Martin to drive us. Thanks again, we would love to visit again.  …see more

from £77 / night

£539 / week

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from £77 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Lake Macquarie holiday apartment rental

Greater Newcastle / Lake Macquarie

3 6 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Lovely Spot” Very nice clean accommodation with great water views. Close to shops, and in a lovely spot. Would happily stay again.  …see more

from £112 / night

£778 / week

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from £112 / night

(7) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage in Kaiteriteri

Nelson-Tasman Region / Kaiteriteri

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
Kaiteriteri Beach with its golden sands and clear green/blue water is a must see if you are contemplating a visit to beautiful New Zealand. Our cottage is located 1.5 kms from the beach, and we have lovely views of Tasman Bay from our property.<br />Boats leave da  …see more

from £75 / night

£649 / week

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from £75 / night

(31) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Playa Blanca

Playa Blanca / Costa Papagayo

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Feel at home” Perfect vacation villa,everything is how it should be,a really feel home villa.If you rent a car it's a plus.Confortable,quiet,full sunexposed,quality.Afther many villas this was the best till now!!I rate this property 5 stars but there  …see more

from £100 / night

£695 - £795 / week

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from £100 / night

(8) Very Good 

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Home accommodation in Antequera

Costa del Sol / Antequera

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“A comfortable, clean and spacious apartment in a quiet, charming town” We had a great stay at Jane and Dave's apartment in Antequera for a week in February, 2016. The rooms are comfortable and the kitchen is well equipped, with everything we needed.  …see more

from £56 / night

£384 / week

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from £56 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Maspalomas holiday villa accommodation

Gran Canaria / Maspalomas

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Amazing Villa!” Amazing holiday & amazing viila - Thanks Gary! The Villa was very clean and spacious, it is split over 2 floors which gave us loads more space to move around. The outside is very spacious too and has a large dining table to eat at and  …see more

from £170 / night

£990 - £1590 / week

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from £170 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Port de Pollenca

Port de Pollenca / Gommar

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“A lovely villa in an excellent location” A very well appointed villa in an excellent location, complete with all the facilities you'd expect. Within walking distance of the beach and restaurants of Puerto Pollensa and a perfect base for exploring the  …see more

from £200 / night

£1000 - £3800 / week

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from £200 / night

(46) Excellent 

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Playa Blanca holiday villa rental

Playa Blanca / San Marcial Rubicon

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“The villa was amazing, Lanzarote/that area is a nice place to visit/stay!” Me and a group of my girl mates rented this villa to start off my 25th birthday celebrations! and we loved it! The villa was amazing,very modern, very clean, nicely layed ou  …see more

from £75 / night

£525 - £773 / week

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from £75 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Palma de Mallorca holiday apartment rental

Majorca / Palma de Mallorca

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
Centrally located in the old town of Palma de Mallorca. This charming Penthouse nicely decorated, has a bright and sunny terraces with views through the old town roofs. This characteristic penthouse is on the 4th floor with lift, in one of the most popular streets a  …see more

from £123 / night

£856 / week

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from £123 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Callao Salvaje

Adeje / Callao Salvaje

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent accomodation nice quite location” The accommodation was very good and perfect for a family of three. Nice to have a swimming poll and generous seating outside. Nice quite location.  …see more

from £85 / night

£620 - £980 / week

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from £85 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday townhouse with shared pool in Albufeira

Faro District / Albufeira

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Albuferia's Old Town centre is 5 mins by car or an easy and wonderful 20 minute walk, right in front of the famous and fantastic fisherman's beach. It is a lovely town with a fantastic marina, excellent restaurants, shopping and great summer activities, for co  …see more

from £60 / night

£400 - £695 / week

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from £60 / night

(7) Excellent 

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South Fremantle holiday cottage rental

Fremantle / South Fremantle

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Smoking in outside areas only. No parties or large gathering permitted.  …see more

from £118 / night

£803 - £954 / week

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from £118 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Denia

Denia / Monte Pego

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Swimming pool
A fully furnished centrally heated and air-conditioned 3 Bedroom/3 Bathroom Villa with private pool and fantastic sea and mountain views. It has a peaceful mountain location, within easy reach of beaches.Beautiful villa with private pool and stunning sea and mou  …see more

from £101 / night

£701 - £1026 / week

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from £101 / night