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!
Welcome to Byfield Creek Rainforest Retreat.
If you are looking for a tropical rainforest experience which offers cabin accommodation as well as bed and breakfast accommodation then come and enjoy the hospitality of your hosts Barry and Jen.
Adjoining the beautiful tr …see more
The area is great for gold panning and metal detecting, bushwalking, birdwatching, or just chilling on the verandah beside the creek, a true getaway into nature with most of the modern comforts, that is to say, there is no T.V., Internet or telephone. …see more
This property has been a family refuge, over the past fifteen years.It's where we, together with our family and friends, shared so many important events of our lives.Unforgettable moments of happiness, fun and great emotions!IT'S UP TO YOU COMING AND ENJOY IT …see more
A casa Alto do Tatu tem três suítes com ar condicionado com camas king e queen, varanda ampla, piscina infinito de 10m de extensão e vista do mar, coqueiral e o Rio Tatuamunha de tirar o folego. A casa fica situada em um terreno de 5000m2 com mangueiras centenárias …see more
A two bedroom self contained cottage situated on the beautiful Allusion Wines 30 acre property. Cabernet Cottage is quiet and peaceful but only a few minutes drive from the town of Yankalilla and the beaches at Normanville and Carickalinga.. …see more
Located right on the water. Only three steps off the deck to the beach. One of the last working fishing villages on St Margarets Bay. Fishing, swimming, biking, kayaking. Internet bbq tv close to restaurants and cafes. Lobster dinners at the local Hubbards Beach …see more
“Beautiful Holiday Let” The house was very beautiful with such lovely features from the hot tub, decor, style to the lovely outside space.
In the warmer weather it would be the perfect place to stay.
We chose to go in January and it was a very cold
“Pretty in Pink” My sister and I loved our stay at the Pink Cottage, from being met by Dave at the airport and welcomed by George, to our last day. Even the workmen were courteous and considerate. Everyone we met was friendly and we felt very safe.
Looking for something a little different instead of one of the hundreds of high-rise apartments on the Gold Coast? Frangipani Cottage is a 1 bedroom house set within our 1 1/2 acre property in the beautiful Tallebudgera Valley (12 mins to Burleigh).
All about the cotta …see more
18 Beach Road is a well appointed pet friendly 5 bedroom, two bathroom single level beach house 100 metres from the boat ramp and water sport activities at Fisherman’s Beach and a short 400 metre walk through Taylor Park to the centre of Torquay.
Sleeping up to 12 pe …see more
One of the highest points on the Bodrum peninsula, this hand crafted stone and wood house affords magnificent views of the Turkish coast as well as the Greek Islands from Kalimnos to Samos. Interior furnished by noted decorator. One of the most unique and beautiful Aege …see more
WHETHER IT'S A ROMANTIC WEEKEND GETAWAY, a peaceful retreat, unwinding after a busy week in the City, wedding accommodation, or making a weekend of a summer concert at one of the nearby venues, spend quality time with friends and family at Baudin's Cottage. …see more
A quaint cottage filled with antiques and collectables
but with all the modern comforts.
This is only suited to 4 people maximum
Lovely open fire and plenty of heating for those cold winter nights
Split system aircon for both heating or cooling
Classic clawfoot bathtu …see more
Beautifully restored romantic authentic traditional 1 bedroom cottage with spectacular direct beach and sea views from the terrace overlooking the bay on the most sought after area on the esplanade in ALBUFEIRA OLD TOWN.
CASA CANTORA offers guests the most perfect loca …see more
The Cottage is set in the grounds of a large farmhouse with olive and citrus orchards. It is best suited to 3 adults or a family with 2 children who could be accommodated on the sofa bed. There is a swimming pool with shaded poolside area and large BBQ. Situated on the …see more
The property, compose of two houses, is located in Azaruja, a typical village in Alentejo, 1h15 away from Lisbon, a 5 min. drive from the motorway exit and a 20 min. drive from historic Evora. The recently renovated traditional Alentejo house, designed for a couple, off …see more
Casa Las Eras offers the best of the rural Andalucian countryside, with its superb olive groves, and yet is close to the wonderful inland Lake of Iznajar, with its own beach. This traditional cottage, situated in the heart of the 'white village' of La Celada, Iznajar, i …see more
Enjoy peaceful surroundings from the comfort of our Cottage. Explore Bruny Island riding our complimentary bicycles.
Bruny Ocean Cottage is a fully self contained holiday home suitable for couples or families set in an ideal place to relax and unwind whilst on holidays …see more
The 1300 SF cottage is on a 1/4 acre piece of property on Big Island, Bay of Quinte in Prince Edward County, accessible by road. It is a 15 minute drive to Picton and close to surrounding wineries, cheese makers, antique stores, galleries and nice country restaurants. …see more
Beautiful bayside cottage, kitesurfing, fishing, cycling, stroll or take the canoe for a paddle. With great cafe's and food from around the world on your door step there's no need to go anywhere, just relax. However if you do wish to explore, there's so …see more
Cottage with a view over the River Nile. Birdwatchers will enjoy the birds giving you a private concert at breakfast while you see the monkeys playing in the trees. As you walk out of the cottage you can catch your own fish in the river.Swim, relax and enjoy nature …see more
Our cottage is located in very special place in New Zealand. Place where you can relax, recharge your batteries, get inspired.
But still about 10 minutes drive from Queenstown or Arrowtown, where you can visit lots of very good restaurants, do some shopping or choose fr …see more
Recommended in Lonely Planet Guide to Tasmania as a "Must Visit" and included in the short list of Hobart's "Best Places to Stay"!
Situated in a quiet, leafy street that borders Hobart's historic Battery Point and chic Sandy Bay village, Quayle Terrace offers visitor …see more
Bedrooms 1 and 2 provide king size beds.
Bedroom 3 provides a single bed.
Bedroom 4 contains a Queen sized bed.
Well-equipped galley style kitchen.
Lounge, dining combined.
Bathroom is fitted with a full bath, separate shower and toilet. Ensuite bathroom to …see more
“Great views in a lovely homely family house.” Sabrelyn Park was a great choice for the family winter getaway. We spent 6 nights enjoying the comfortable stay, and we didn't want to leave.
The location is quiet with great views. Located close the Wi
“A self contained farm style cottage close to the Prom friendly host”
Reviewed 16 Jun 2011
This was our 4 visit. We live in the Tropics in Mission Beach Qld & love to stay in this area in Jan & Feb as it is too hot at home.The Change in climate gives us enough energy to get out & do things.… More
“Great weekend away”
Reviewed 14 Jun 2011
Just had a brilliant weekend down at Sabrelyn Park. Really comfortable and clean with everything you need for a good stay. My daughter loved the alpacas and the ducks on the property. They were a high… More
Reviewed 14 Jun 2011
My family and I stayed at Sabrelyn Park in June 2010- we loved it so such that we went back in June this year. Cheryl is a lovely host. The property is clean, cosy and has majestic panoramic views. T… More
Beautifully renovated early 1920s cottage in one of the best areas of the city, with sweeping views over Launceston and down to the Tamar river, 5 mins from the CBD and 5 mins from the Launceston Aquatic ( new large indoor and out door swimming facility ). Everything yo …see more
“Excellent location and hosting” Stayed at this lovely apartment in July. It had everything that I needed and was within a short walk to some great restaurants and bars, which was really buzzing. The weather was fantastic and in apartment was cool. w
We stayed for a week in this cottage near Principe Real. The location is great for those who want to be able to walk around in old Lisbon. Its very near Bairro Alto and Rato is a bit further. Lots … More
Thanks so much! Glad you and your family enjoyed and felt comfortable. Best wishes.
“Great value, terrific apartment for family”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2013
We visited Lisbon in mid June with the family (2 kids 14 and 12). The apartment is very nice: very comfortable double bed and 2 single beds in a separate bedroom; new well equipped kitchen; washing ma… More
“Wonderful stay for a family”
Reviewed 17 Apr 2012
What is different about the place is that it’s like home – the owner has taken care of everything to make your stay cozy and convenient. The place is situated in a safe, central location on a quie… More
The Hunter Hideaway Cottages are situated just two hours north of Sydney off a pleasant country lane in the heart of the famous Hunter Valley Wine Country, Australia's premium wine growing district.
Peacefully nestled amongst tall shady gum trees, the cottages …see more
Inserted in the forest, garden and orchard this property is in the center of the village of Furnas. It is a private property with excellent sights, natural gardens, a lake and a cave. At about 5 minutes walk between the street and the house you will find supermarkets, c …see more
“A perfect getaway” We had an incredible few days in Para Dos away from our hectic working lives in London. The location is really unique overlooking the orange groves and mountains in Valencia and even though it is a little tough to get to at first th
We wanted a relaxed holiday away from the urban feel of our country. Usually, our holidays are packed with sight seeing so that we absorb as much as possible from the place's culture. This time we dec… More
“"The perfect getaway"”
Reviewed 1 Aug 2013
This was the first holiday together alone for 19 years, so we wanted it to be very special. It was perfect !! didn't want for nothing..
The accommodation was great, had everything you needed. The vie… More