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!
A peaceful, rural getaway, The Hill is situated on picturesque acreage ideally located only ten minutes from the Great Ocean Road. The property is close to major attractions including the Twelve Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge, as well as the nearby coastal havens of Port C …see more
My place is a short drive to restaurants, the beach, golf courses, nightlife, and family-friendly activities. You’ll love my place because of the comfy private accommodations, beautiful scenery and tranquil environment. My place is good for couples, business traveller …see more
Sage House on Felspar is on one of the quieter, prettier streets in Narrogin, a three minute drive to the center of town.
The house is fresh and sunny with three bedrooms, a sunroom / consevatory and an open plan kitchen and dining room with newly polished Oregon pine …see more
The Garden House sits next door to the Garden Cottage in the Whale Rock Lifestyle Estate. Nestling beneath the Robberg Nature Reserve the Whale Rock Estate is quiet and peaceful, only 800 meters from the exclusive Solar Beach and yet only five minutes drive to the ce …see more
“Excellent base for a fabulous holiday. Home from home.”
Reviewed 25 Jul 2013
Stayed with friends in this lovely house. Very clean, tidy and spacious. Nice private decked area outside. Quiet area but close enough to the centre of town for groceries, bars and restaurants. Just a… More
This contemporary open plan home, with accommodation for 6 people, is set in the picturesque Barossa Valley in South Australia, with views of rolling farmland, trees and hills from every room. Set on its own 40 acres, Creeve Roe provides privacy and relaxed living styl …see more
Villa Tulia is located right next to the beach, with coconuts palms around, you are just 10 steps from the ocean.We have built it for ourselves. It reflects our lifestyle and passion for Africa. We have travelled around the continent and inside the house, which is built …see more
I just wanted to thank you for letting us stay at villa Tulia. It was just the peace and quiet we needed after a gruelling week on mount Kilimanjaro. Everyone was wonderfully friendly and the staff at… More
“A lovely and well-decorated place next to wonderful beach”
Reviewed 28 Aug 2013
We just returned from our holidays in Zanzibar, we choose to stay in a house instead of an hotel in order to be free to organize our days and meals.
The house is very well-decorated and there is on… More
Brighton Retreat which has got to be the best holiday home in this very popular suburb.As you enter the home you will see how beautifully this home has been furnished and the owner has wanted to make sure you enjoy your stay with your family and even equipped a play roo …see more
Nice house, recently renovated, at Roca Llisa, a secluded, quiet and exclusive urbanization with 24h private security.
The house has two bedrooms, a bathroom, a well equipped kitchen. It has a very nice living room with polished concrete floor and two sofa beds. Outside …see more
The self catering Casurina Hill Villa is located on one acre plot of private property of prime land up Le Niol vallay. Its architectural characteristic of being modern but yet at the same time construted with a taste and amalgamation of traditional colonial style, ensu …see more
Great location in a quiet street. Loads of natural sunlight with a private and level back yard.The home is fully self contained with modern kitchen, separate dining, spacious rooms, fenced back yard with BBQ and plenty of off street parking. The central heating is essen …see more
Anembo is a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom holiday home over looking the River Murray.It is located in a quiet residential area, with views across to Hindmarsh Island. Situated within easy walking distance (or bike ride) of the main street and the historic wharf area makes it ea …see more
Fully furnished and equipped self catering holiday home with private pool and extensive views on a secure gated golfing estate.Living areas are open plan with a lounge, dining room and kitchen downstairs plus a separate TV lounge area upstairs.The lounge has a large 75m …see more
Aberfoyle is nestled within a few hundred metres walking distance to the centre of Berry...Step through the door and take a trip back in time in this renovated 1914 cottage that has been brought back to all its former glory for a weekend break or a leisurely weekend hol …see more
Renovated 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom home. Located 7 minutes from the CBD, Crown Casino, Swan River Foreshore and a 10min walk to the Vic Park café strip. It provides you with all the comforts of home to make the most of your holiday or business trip.
This cute cottage is …see more
BlueSeas Beach House is a stunning modern self-contained 2 bedroom home that accommodates up to 6 people.
Sea views are everywhere, even from your bed.
Enjoy your very own private beach.
Sited to maximize the expansive sea views, the local stone construction nestles i …see more
Lovely holiday home, in a peaceful fishing village, only 80 km from Joao Pessoa and 150 from Natal.. Completely furnished, on the beach, near to all amenities, in front of quiet sea defending by coral reef. Garage, master bedroom suite, 2 double room, fully equipped kit …see more
SEAFRONT Holiday Home with lovely views of St. George's Bay.
A cosy one bedroomed seafront house situated in Birzebbugia.
This house was converted about 10 years ago by the owners and is equipped with all amentities.
Breathtaking views from the roof terrace.
Welcome …see more
In January my wife and I had four lovely weeks in Malta. The apartment in Birżebuġa was exactly as described on the website and the view of St George’s Bay from the living room window and roof ter… More
Thanks Rob for your positive comments. It was nice to host you and your wife and I hope to see you again. Thanks again.
“Peaceful and relaxing location in Traditional surroudings”
Reviewed 22 Oct 2012
Alice and Leo the owners were very helpful and ensured we had everything for our stay even arranging and deliverying a hire car for us. The property is very old and is traditional Maltese it is except… More
Swansea Bed and Breakfast
Terenure built in 1909 is 600 mtr past the town ship of Swansea and situated on the banks of Merideth River and sitting on 6acres of fertile soil that was the original market gardens for Swansea Terenure h …see more
Centrally located in Biloela, this fully self-contained, air-conditioned cottage is perfect short term accomodation for contractors or families relocating to the area. With plenty of off-street parking and a private shady garden to enjoy, the cottage is just a short wa …see more
New modern 2 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment comprises spacious open living area with double sliding doors opening to outdoor patio. Lounge area with large flat screen TV, DVD player and split system. Fully equipped kitchen and laundry. Master bedroom with queen …see more
Spacious four bedroom, two bathroom house surrounded by tropical gardens.
Fabulous undercover deck with large outdoor setting, BBQ and beautiful water feature. Modern, fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher. Living and dining area with big-screen TV, DVD, stereo. Main …see more
Our home is situated in a picturesque Spanish village overlooking mountains and orange groves, yet only 10 mins from beaches and the lively town of Denia.
It has 3 large bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, large lounge , and large comfy naya with a built in BBQ , and glass curtains …see more
19th March 2014 Before you start reading About "Alfie's Place" be good to know that I just Listed another delightful Property "Alfie's Place @The Alley" ID 6246964 in the same area. “Alfie Place” is situated in a stepped lane “Triq G …see more
Totalmente recomendable, casa muy bien situadada 15 min de La Valletta en ferry, en una ciudad pintoresca y con encanto, casa perfecta con todo lo necesario, Alfred el propietario un 10.… More
Thank you so much, I used Google to translate the review and very happy with it. I am also very happy with the way you look after the place and the cleanliness you left. Thank you again.
Say Hello to your wife for me and look fwd to see you both again in the future. Alfie
“Terrific value, fantastic host”
Reviewed 21 Oct 2015
Chose this place based on the previous reviews and was not disappointed. Alfie is responsive, efficient and excellent company. He picked us up from the airport in his van and treated us to drinks befo… More
Thank you so much for such a great review and a detailed one Indeed. It was absolutely lovely having you and will certainly love to see you again. What matters most to me is that my visitors go back with a relaxing memory and I am so glad Both you and Mum did. Alfie
“Exactly as it says on the tin”
Reviewed 12 Oct 2015
Alfie is a great host. His place is charming and in a great spot. Can't fault it at any level. 10 marks out of 10… More
Thanks mate, and it was a pleasure to haqve you and your family. Hope to see you again in the future, Alfie
Poised on steeply sloping land, Sea Heart House is a new luxury property reveling in spectacular elevated views of the serene Koggala Lake in the south of Sri Lanka.
Set in over an acre of garden, Sea Heart House was named after the magnificent and beautiful ancient vi …see more
Experience something unique.
You get to stay on the famous Steepest Street In The World - at the flat end!
Watch the tourists try to walk or ride bicycles to the top of the street.
This is a very cute, warm, comfortable, sunny, clean house, with everything you need.
Sit …see more
Easy and organised communication with host. The cottage is exactly as described and was a sight for tired eyes when we arrived at the end of a work day. It had everything we needed and more. It was ve… More
Hampden Country Cottage Kangaroo Valley Circa 1890
Old World charm with all the modern conveniences you would expect from a Quality Self Contained Holiday House.
The Cottage is on two Acres within walking distance of all Kangaroo Valley Village has to offer, Restaurants …see more
Immaculate completely renovated 3 bedroomed villa situated in peaceful Punta Lara, a very pretty pueblo of whitewashed houses. Ideal for families and couples who like quiet relaxing holidays. The property has stunning panoramic views of the sea, Nerja and mountains fro …see more
The house consists of a large double bedroom comfortably furnished with specially commissioned furniture,rugs and curtains, a large shower room with bidet,and ample cupboards; a large living room (17 x 10m) with fireplace and a dining area, and kitchen off (6 x 4 m). An …see more
Live Spain properly: spacious 300 m2 excelent quality accommodation in Sotogrande for a memorable holiday all year round. Perfect location, 5 minutes walking from all the amenities, great terrace with BBQ, private swimming pool and garden with amazing views to the Medit …see more
Open plan home on the Northern Beaches. Elevated position affords great views across the treetops over Pittwater towards the central coast. The house is modern but homely with a large sunroom upstairs leading out to a sun soaked balcony. Downstairs there is a fully eq …see more
Vue360 is a luxury, near new, massive stylish bungalow with 7 full size bedrooms with 4.5 bathrooms and amazing majestic views of the hinterland from the enormous back deck It is located on the top of a hill and is on one of the best street of Pacific Pines. It is also …see more
Located on Praslin, sitting atop Pointe Zanguille, with its 360º vista of the Maritime natural reserve, La Bellevue is the best kept secret in Seychelles! Be ready to make the trip to the top in a vehicle that can handle the slope and when you arrive you will be greet …see more
Hart Haus is located in the heart of Bowral in the beautiful Southern Highlands. The property has all the inclusions of a 5 star hotel and is only a short walking distance to town, restaurants and many local attractions. The property is fully air-conditioned and boasts …see more
Minutes away from 60km of untouched beach, big five game reserves and your own acre of indigenous garden with abundant bird life. Experience Mtunzini in the luxury of this seaside villa with spacious rooms and a real countryside atmosphere in town
An acre of …see more