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!
Our villa is located on a small urbanisation with a private position overlooking open farmland. Access to the shared pool is via the gated garden and is only a couple of meters from the villa. The front garden has a wonderful lemon tree offering welcome shade in the aft …see more
We have just returned from our holiday stay in this villa and we had a great time. This is a comfortable, well equipped and spacious quality property which we wouldn't hesitate to recommend. It is sit… More
“Best ever accommodation I've stayed in”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2015
Good size rooms amd well equipped with aircon, wifi and great cooking facilities. Nice enclosed area for sitting outside, and roof area great for sitting in the evenings. Would definitely recommend. S… More
“A little piece of Heaven”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2015
1 Abril is a well-appointed 3-bedroomed property. When we arrived the house was spotless,very comfortable, with everything we needed for our stay, The air-conditioning was especially welcome given the… More
Alan thank you so much for your review. It is much appreciated and I couldn't have done better myself.
Our Turkish home is perfect for a family getaway - from golf to history, from adventure to sitting by the pool with a good book, the location has something for everyone! Arranged over three floors, with a bathroom on each, the accomodation is flexible and very comfort …see more
We had such a lovely restful holiday. The villa was beautiful with a great pool and views over to the mountains. It was really spacious inside and was so clean and tidy and very well equipped. The sho… More
A privately owned modern spacious newly built 4 bedroom villa offering family accommodation and an ideal base for exploring Kalkan and the surrounding area. Villa Sienna offers extensive views across Kalkan bay from the balconies and terraces.
Villa Sienna can accommo …see more
We had a fantastic family holiday at Villa Sienna in Kalkan - perfect villa in a brilliant location with incredible views (advantage of being high in the hills), we'll definitely be back! Even our 3 t… More
“Fantastic villa with great views”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2013
Our first visit to Kalkan, Villa Sienna was a fantastic choice. The villa is finished to a very high standard, with all the facilities you could ever need. Spent most days relaxing round the pool, chi… More
Reviewed 16 Sep 2012
We spoke to the owners before we booked and were impressed by their honest appraisal. They happily answered minor queries prior to our arrival, which is always reassuring.
When we got there the facil… More
Thank you for taking the time to leave such a detailed, informative & truthful review. We are trying very hard to offer a holiday villa that guests feel is well presented, honestly advertised & fairly priced and has all the things that make a holiday relaxing & comfortable. Look forward to welcoming you back to Villa Sienna anytime soon !
Villa Susanna was built in 2008 as a joint venture by two of Kalkan's leading construction companies. Set in a quiet location but within easy reach of the town (10 minutes walk), offering some of the finest uninterrupted views of the bay. The accommodation is arr …see more
Villa Susannah was everything we needed ! Tastefully furnished with comfortable beds ,modern bathrooms & such a lovely pool area ..the views are amazing and the short walk into Kalkan with its bea… More
“The best holiday - ever!”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
What a fabulous villa and location - stunning views, wonderfully comfortable sunbeds, a very pretty and clean pool, and a very attractive pool surround and outside dining area.
The villa itself is ta… More
“Comfortable homely base for a Kalkan holiday.”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
We spent 2 weeks in Villa Susanna and had an excellent holiday. Villa Susanna is in our favourite part of Kalkan - a short easy downhill walk in to town. The walk back is uphill (not steep) but if you… More
The secluded villa provides a taste of rural unspoiled Portugal. Quinta da Madrugada, is perched on a hillside in 12 acres of private woodland and terraces just waiting for you to explore, and is surrounded by small rural villages deep in the heart of central Portugal. …see more
We stayed there in June of last year.
The villa was spot on, it had everything that you needed, immaculate, well looked after and it was a pleasure to stay there.
The views are spectacular and the … More
“Idyllic setting, wonderful house and amenities”
Reviewed 6 Jan 2014
6 of us stayed at this holiday location for a week. Wonderful scenery, the house is beautifully presented and with plenty of amenities. Spec is to the highest standard. I would highly recommend thi… More
“Amazing hideaway with stunning views to wake up to every day”
Reviewed 2 Jan 2014
My partner and I spent two weeks in this villa during the summer waking every day to the most amazing panoramic vista. The location is adorable (although at the time a little tricky to find and get to… More
KEY FEATURES OF VILLA CAROUGE:
• 3 bedrooms - two with king beds and one bedroom with twin beds. All bedrooms have air-conditioning and ceiling fan.
• Open plan Living Room/Dining Room with air-conditioning and ceiling fans.
• 3 en-suite walk-in 'Wet Room' sty …see more
We stayed at Villa Carouge for 2 weeks in December 2015 and thoroughly enjoyed our stay.
The owners maintain the villa to a high standard and we were impressed by the decoration and cleanliness.
“Absoloutly the Best Choice”
Reviewed 22 May 2013
Firstly I would like to Thank You to Alison and Family, for extending their beautiful Villa to my Family and I.
Arrived in St Lucia for The St Lucia Jazz Festival, to say that my Family and I were bl… More
“Wonderful villa for our family of six adults, in a great location.”
Reviewed 9 Jan 2013
We stayed at Villa Carouge for two weeks over Christmas and New Year's. The villa is perfectly set up for three couples. Everyone has their own space yet there is also lots of common space both indoor… More
This beautiful villa, newly completed is a perfect place for a Koh Samui getaway.The villa is finished to a luxury standard with a contemporary hotel type feel and it is set in a private tropical garden with large, fresh water pool.The villa was designed to make the m …see more
Chester Villa is a two storey French style villa with a queen bed upstairs and a single daybed in the downstairs living area. It has a fully equipped kitchen and a unique fully enclosed shower, which feels like the outdoors, with a separate toilet. Chester Villa is loc …see more
A lovely Villa with Heated Pool, in the sunny countryside close to the ocean.
Set in a small tranquil complex of contemporary houses, the three bedroomed, modern and very well appointed.
Casa de Sonho offers everything you could want from a tranquil holiday villa.Loca …see more
This villa is a spacious 5 en suite bedroom villa that sleeps up to 10. Recently refurbished, the inside is all new with all the bells and whistles of a new construction. Modern and functional kitchen and beautiful brand new bathrooms. Being right next to the gold cours …see more
Yzerfontein: 3 bedroom en-suite three level house, spacious open-plan living & entertainment area, on west coast, with panoramic north-facing sea views. Large open fireplace.The ideal getaway from the stresses of the city to the ultimate relaxing venue. A home away fro …see more
Truly exceptional accommodation, beautifully furnished, safe inside a gated community with its own harbor and private mooring. For the fishing enthusiast that wants to spoil his or her family on the pristine Breeda River. Only a stones throw away from the river and two …see more
"Leelawadee" is a Luxury tropical home away from home .Set in a lush tropical garden environment it's just a great place to get away from it all and relax. 3 super size bedrooms.1 King ,1 Queen and 2 single beds.Suit family of 6 or 2 smaller families.Eac …see more
We stayed in the villa for 2 weeks. Great for relaxing and for a dive in your own good size swimmingpool (lighted in the evening). The house is clean and well cared for. The garden, with a wall around… More
“absolutely stunning. Couldn't have had a better stay here”
Reviewed 1 Mar 2012
First, I have to say that this is the most stunning villa in all respects. As someone who has a rentals business in Portugal offering top end villas, I am an extremely fussy customer (and our seven w… More
Imagine waking up in the morning to the sounds of the ocean and tweeting birds. Brew a coffee and relax on the huge balcony with recliner seats or even use the hammock if you havent really woken up yet.Once you are up for it take a stroll along the beach and watch the …see more
Superb villa with private pool, situated only 2 kilometres distance from town center and Puerto de Pollensa beach.Ca na Cati owns two double bedrooms, one with double bed, the other with twin beds. It has a complete bathroom and a shower room. The kitchen is ample, lumi …see more
A superb location right on the beach on the amazing island of Ko Lanta. A true home away from home with everything one needs.
The villa is fantastic in all respects. We visited in the green season w… More
“An idyllic holiday in wonderfu,l peaceful surroundings”
Reviewed 11 May 2013
After a tiring journey, we were met by the owner Nigel at the airport who drove us to Koh Lanta via two short ferry journeys. It was a pleasure to see the lovely villa situated on the sea front. The v… More
Reviewed 8 Jan 2013
My husband and I plus 2 friends stayed at this house for a week in December. Our experience was truly wonderful. We loved the view, pool and proximity to everything on koh lanta. We rented scooters… More
High speed WIFI installed, Now with new Patio for relaxing, reading or just escape from the sun under the shade of the Mimosa tree.
This beautifully appointed luxury villa on the exclusive Kas peninsula, just minutes away from the charming bohemian seaside town of Kas, …see more
This is the second time, we have returned to the fantastic Villa Günes. Last time we were there was in 2009, and since then, a lot has happend at Villa Günes. The patio area has been enlarged and no… More
Uzuri in Swahili means “wonder” .. because when you arrive, as it happened to us, you will be amazed by the landscape, by the villa, by the beach .. and your dream will begin.. a dream which can last from one day to infinity….You will be pampered, you just need t …see more
Probably the best location in Playa Blanca
Casa Innismore is situated in the private gated development of Las Terracitas which is just one minute from the Spar Supermarket, Bars and Restaurants. Two minutes from the old harbour and only a five minute stroll down to Pla …see more
Just returned from a great 4 week stay at Casa Innismore, Sean [the owner] made the whole booking process so easy and kept in touch, making sure all went to plan. We were met by Gary who showed us aro… More
“Lovely villa in ideal location”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2015
Recently stayed in this villa with 3 year old, 9 month old and 3 other adults. Villa was clean, comfortable, spacious and above all very secure. All essential equipment was provided along with some ex… More
“Super location, friendly family style home”
Reviewed 21 Oct 2016
We really felt totally at ease in Casa Inismore. From the moment Gary met us at the entrance to when he waved us off, there was nothing we could fault. The villa has everything you could need and we l… More
Villa Belmar offers exceptional accommodation in a tranquil setting. The spacious property extends to over 330m2 and contains 5 double bedrooms, 4 bathrooms (3 en-suite), lounge/dining room, large sitting room, 2 kitchens/breakfast room, utility room, garage, and WC. …see more
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 be… More
“Beautiful villa for a relaxing get away”
Reviewed 19 Aug 2016
Just returned from 12 nights holiday. 8 adults and 5 children aged 10 mths and 2,5,11 and 13 years. Had a great time. Kids and adults all loved it. Pool and outdoor area was fab and where we spent lot… More
Discover luxury living in Lanzarote with Villa Brisa Soleado, a three bedroom, two bathroom spacious stylish villa offering top accommodation in Playa Blanca. Designed by acclaimed Scottish interior designer Amethyst Grey, this little gem affords all the mod cons for y …see more
Located in Torre da Medronheira, Albufeira Town, this large villa is ideal for families or large groups that are looking for a quiet setting with excellent entertainment space. The villa has a large grass lawn that surrounds a good size swimming pool.The strip and the O …see more
Peace. Privacy. Perfection. Three words that guests use to sum up just three of the many reasons to stay at Casa Montaza.Set at the end of its own private road, and in acres of its own land, but within a 15-20 minute walk of the town of Lagos with its, marina, beaches …see more
“Comfortable luxury villa, a home from home, great views and location”
Reviewed 17 May 2012
Great service from Caroline before and throughout our stay. The weather at the beginning of our holiday wasn't great and we asked for our pool heating to be turned up which was done straight away. Thi… More
“Great spacious villa with lots of character and lovely views.”
Reviewed 17 Aug 2014
We had a wonderful two weeks at Casa Montaza. The villa is not ultra modern but is spacious, furnished in a north African style with lots of character and is very well equipped. It has extensive garde… More
Reviewed 4 Jul 2014
Huge thank you to Caroline and team, was beautiful villa, plenty of space, clean and tidy. Flexibility with our late check out and early check in. Caroline going out of her way to help recommend trans… More
We are pleased to be able to offer this wonderful detached villa in the beautiful, tranquil resort of Playa Blanca. The villa is set within aa exclusive development, which is the only development in Playa Blanca to offer guests private access to the seafront promenade …see more
Casa Jemma is a beautiful villa in a very private and secure location. The villa has everything in it to make a super relaxing holiday. It was exceptionally clean and fresh, a big thank you goes to Ka… More
delighted to hear that the villa lived up to your expectations. Best wishes, Michelle
Reviewed 29 Aug 2016
Villa was nice, can't really complain - usual Ants that you get everywhere in Lanzarote, but not too bad.
Furnishings ok, but had been worn out by previous residents this year and the games room ha… More
Close to Barcelona City, high in the mountains, in the heart of the Cava wine area of the Penedes, lies a beautiful private villa with incredible views, set in an amazing garden with pool, tennis court available for hire all year. A stay here will offer an organic retr …see more
The surrounding area is very beautiful - the views from the property looking out to the local mountains was lovely. We would definitely recommend this property.The villa was beautiful with lots of spa… More
“Tennis court, swimming pool and fantastic for kids!”
Reviewed 5 Jan 2015
Celebrated our 35th wedding anniversary with our four kids, their other halves and four grandchildren - all easily soaked up into the upstairs villa and downstairs apartment. Tennis court, swimming po… More
Reviewed 20 Sep 2016
My large Family joined me for my 70th Birthday and booked this villa near Barcelona as it was big enough to accommodate us all. We were not disappointed as the gardens are big and my grandchildren had… More
Thank you for your kind words Mr Connor we are delighted you leave with happy memories! :)
If you are looking for something a bit different - to truly relax and unwind with your family and friends in the REAL Spain...then this is it!
Casa Níspero is a beautiful traditional Spanish villa hidden away among the pine trees on the edge of Parque Natural …see more
Beautiful detached villa with a private pool, in an ideal location between the old village of Finestrat and the coastal resort of Cala de Finestrat (6 minute drive). Within a 10 - 15 minute drive of Benidorm and its fantastic beaches and vibrant nightlife. The villa has …see more
The villa was well equipped but could do with a little updating. Nothing that spoilt our holiday.
It is listed as wheelchair accessible but there are a lot of steps externally in the gardens and poo… More
I'm pleased you enjoyed your holiday Carol. You didn't mention you were bringing a wheelchair, otherwise we would have put some ramps down for you on the outside steps. Being a one level villa this is wheelchair accessible but not wheelchair adapted.
This villa is the most spectacular in the popular Anfi Tauro complex in the quiet and idyllic Tauro valley.
Imagine waking up to the sounds of tweeting birds as the sun rises over the golf course beside the villa. Take a dip in the private heated swimming pool then r …see more
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 enjoy… More
Thanks for the great review. Delighted to hear that you are enjoying your stay. Ger
Our beautiful poolside cottage 'Casa Jay' consists of one large double bedroom and a very small single bedroom. The double bedroom opens onto a private sun terrace and the room can be equipped with a cot as can the smaller room which has a single put me up bed.
The br …see more
Eden Villas was everything we expected & more!. Despite arriving late due to a flight delay the owner Gillian was waiting for us and took time to help us get sorted. The villa was perfect and ticked… More
We look forward to welcoming you again!
“Lovely villa in a quiet, family friendly location”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2015
Clean, comfortable and just the right size for a couple or small family. Beautifully maintained gardens and shared areas.
Two good-sized pools, one of which is perfect for young children.
Gillian me… More
“We will book again! Definitely coming back for more, por favour!”
Reviewed 1 Jul 2014
This is a great holiday rental! The owners obviously love this spot too and have taken the time to put all their tips and info into a fabulous welcome pack that had us feeling like locals from the mo… More
This luxurious villa is set in grounds behind electric gates and offers 5 star accommodation. It has 5 bedrooms, 4 double and 1 twin and has a roof terrace giving a panoramic view of the sea. There is a poolside bar and bbq overlooking the pool. Just a 5 minute walk to …see more
Best Villa we have stayed in and been back 3 times..couldn't afford it this year but hoping to go back in the very near future. it's everything you could ask for..great location lovely bar beautiful … More
“Gorgeous villa within easy walking distance of everything.”
Reviewed 20 Mar 2012
What an amazing villa. We stayed here with family aged 1-45 years and had a great time. The villa is well equipped and is one of the best we have stayed in. It is big so you don't feel like you are… More
We are delighted to be able to offer you our beautiful 2 bedroomed villa in a small and peaceful luxury private complex in Hisaronu just 5 - 10 minutes ride from the beach at Olu Deniz. The villa is newly built and located on Orka's Award Winning complex situated a …see more
Just wanted to mail you to thank you for the use of your lovely villa. We had a fantastic time and for the short flight it was the nicest place we have been too. My self and our friend G… More
“Execellent Villa & Superb Location”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2012
This is our 4th stay at Orka Village & 3rd in Villa 1. The Villa is in prime position on the complex. It is like our home in the sun, everything you need to make your stay very enjoyable. Very close t… More
“Superb Villa & Complex - Everything you want in a holiday”
Reviewed 21 Jun 2012
I stayed at Villa 1 with my wife and 2 sons (11 & 17). The villa is beautiful and comes complete with everything you need. The location of the villa within the complex is great and the pool is a mus… More
Glenn & Eve hi
Many thanks for the great reveiw and we are very pleased that you had a great holiday and enjoyed Orka village and our villa and hope to hear from you again !
Should you be looking for a very nice and very cheap family ski holiday we also have an apartment very close to the ski lift in Bansko Bulgaria and would be happy to give you a discounted rate.
Mark & Ruth
This lovely private detached villa is in a quiet part of Miami Playa. The villa has 3 bedrooms all of which have air conditioning, 2 good sized bathrooms with bath/shower and an open plan living/dining/kitchen area.
The villa has a large upstairs balcony with mountain …see more
This beach villa is located in the south of Menorca, one of the most beautiful and emblematic environments of the island, in Son Bou. Nearby beaches and coves, is only 3 minutes walk from the beach of Son Bou. In the area there are restaurants, bakery with fresh bread a …see more
This recent house is made of wood, following the local rules but with a modern design. Its surface is 335 sqm with 3 bedrooms. The view from the infinity pool is breathtaking... We have our private beach with blond sand and a little mangrove.
A breathtaking and quiet p …see more
“A perfect & memorable holiday - definitely coming back again”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2015
Title says it all, great property, better than the pictures, well maintained, great hospitality. Serene and a great place to relax and unwind. Awesome staff, very hospitable, awesome chef, great food … More
Reviewed 28 Oct 2015
As part of our honeymoon trip through Indonesia we booked ten days at Villa Manare. After having arrived at Manado airport out of Denpasar, Bali, we were promptly met by "Opah" who safely guided us th… More
“Relaxed pampering in an idyllic location. North Sulawesi is enchanting.”
Reviewed 21 Jun 2015
Villa Manare is an oasis of tranquility, the food is great, the house and rooms well maintained and the pool has fantastic views. Our stay was made by the chef's great cooking, the discreet charm of… More
A very well equipped spacious villa with free INTERNET on a mainly residential complex, which is ideally located. Only 4 minutes drive to the beautiful unspoilt Carabassi beach & nature reserve. Only 10 minutes from Alicante airport. The cosmopolitan city of Alicante, …see more
“Our second stay here thats all the advice you'll need!”
Reviewed 19 Aug 2012
We have now stayed twice at the villa and it is one of the best placed villas in the area, unoverlooked and with friendly neighbours.
Ten minutes in either direction are bars and restaurants and th… More
The villa is situated in a nice quiet neighbourhood, but is an easy walk to the local shops and restaurants. It's very well appointed and the pool is fabulous. The nearby beach is just a few minutes b… More
“Excellent holiday with everything we could want”
Reviewed 29 Aug 2011
We spent a superb week in Kim's lovely villa - everything is there that you could want. Villa is situated in a quiet neighbourhood, although you are near to all amenities (shops, restaurants, etc with… More
Bang Tao Villa is on a private, secure and beautifully maintained estate of similar, high quality villas. Enter the villa through a set of grand carved wooden doors, close them behind you and discover your own luxurious and totally private haven. All of the villas in t …see more
This was quite simply the best villa our family has stayed in. The property is in a fabulous location, has enough space to comfortably accomodate 10 people and is beautifully appointed. We are countin… More
Luxury 4 bedroom 4 bathroom Villa with private swimming pool. This beautiful villa is entered by a secure entry system into a mature walled landscaped garden, large sun terraces, and a family sized pool to enjoy. The villa comprising 370m2 build size is distributed over …see more
Myself and my husband stayed at the villa with 4 friends - we all lead busy hectic lives and wanted a week of peace and quiet to relax. This we certainly did. It is situated in a quiet part of the t… More
Reviewed 17 Sep 2014
Cielo Soleado is a fantastic villa. It's extremely well located for amenities with the closest supermarket being a 2 minute walk and shops, bars and restaurants only a 5 minute walk. The harbour, wher… More
Reviewed 17 Sep 2014
the villa was huge and very clean and tidy , the outdoor space is a massive plus , you would not get this type of space in many rentals in corralejo.
it has a beautiful pool that is kept very clean a… More
CHRISTMAS PERIOD 2016 SPECIAL OFFER! Dec 17 - Dec 23, 2016 (6 nights): JUST £995!!
This light and spacious property offers the perfect tranquil retreat from all the activities and facilities to be enjoyed at the nearby resorts of southern Tenerife. A magnificent deta …see more
The Villa is typical Spanish style Villa, it offers a Large New Pebble Tec Private heated pool for 2016 with large patio area,
. There are numerous activities i.e.; Pool table, Darts. All the floors in the villa are Granite and all tastefully furnished to the high st …see more
Great Villa, ideal location, very well equipped & lovely pool, excellent welcome basket and lots of attention to detail from the owners. Well done Eric & Pauline, 10 out of 10! This was our second v… More
“Beautifully appointed, high standard, private villa, great location!!”
Reviewed 29 Feb 2012
I cannot believe anyone would have anything negative to say about this villa!! We stayed at villa Olivier in June as a holiday for my 30th birthday and we were not disappointed. The villa is in a grea… More
Experience pure indulgence, too, at this magnificent Holiday home. ** Now flying from Glasgow & Bristol airports!! **
The beach is only 150 metres away from the villa.
Run by high class hotelier chain Melia, the Dunas Beach Resort boasts 7 restaurants, numerous bars …see more