Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (228785)

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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228,785 Holiday homes

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Home rental in Kingscote

Kangaroo Island / Kingscote

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.07 km
  • Child friendly

from £132 / night

£1050 / week

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from £132 / night

(52) Excellent 

21

Apartment rental in Valletta

Valletta / Central Valletta

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Fabulous accommodation that helped make a fabulous holiday!” Apartment is spacious and very comfortable. Yes, there are 4 flights of stairs but worth it. Owners were extremely welcoming and provided a generous supply of basic food/drink that helped  …see more

from £66 / night

£418 - £735 / week

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from £66 / night

(19) Very Good 

23

Cala d'Or holiday apartment rental

Cala d'Or / Cala Egos

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Brilliant complex and holiday” We stayed in this apartment for a week in August, two adults and two children aged 3 and 5. The apartment complex was perfect for our needs, there are seven swimming pools in total and we more or less had a pool to ourse  …see more

from £60 / night

£420 - £1050 / week

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from £60 / night

(31) Excellent 

53

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Sayan

Ubud / Sayan

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £200 / night

£1330 - £2269 / week

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from £200 / night

(23) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Corralejo

Corralejo / Tamaragua

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely little villa, quiet estate outside Corralejo” We loved our stay here. Great little villa, with everything you need for a 'home from home' holiday rental. The little pool was perfect for a cooling dip. Great outside garden area, patio, bbq, d  …see more

from £70 / night

£448 - £535 / week

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from £70 / night

(4) Excellent 

61

Hisaronu holiday apartment rental

Mugla Province / Hisaronu

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £40 / night

£275 - £375 / week

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from £40 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Accra

Accra / Spintex

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £30 / night

£209 / week

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from £30 / night

(27) Very Good 

19

Calpe holiday villa rental

Calpe / Ortembach

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Awesome villa!” We were in Casa Bella for three weeks and had a great stay. The property was little worn, but nevertheless excellent. The spacious yard was perfect for sunbathing and the outdoor grill was nice.  …see more

from £55 / night

£275 - £935 / week

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from £55 / night

(5) Excellent 

21

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Moraira

Moraira / Benitachell/Cumbre del Sol

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful view” A very pleasant apartment with the most stunning view. The swimming pools are very good. Lovely and peaceful during our visit. We hope to stay here again before our permanent move to Moraira. Thank you  …see more

from £48 / night

£331 - £427 / week

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from £48 / night

(9) Excellent 

39

Holiday villa rental

Ciudad Quesada / Rojales Hills

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
“Good family accommodation, fabulous pool and good local amenities” We stayed for 10 days as a family of 6 in August and had a wonderful relaxing holiday. The Villa has lots of outside space including a wonderful pool and barbecue and everything you ne  …see more

from £99 / night

£599 - £1299 / week

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from £99 / night

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Holiday villa with shared pool in Port de Pollenca

Port de Pollenca / Bellresguard

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £100 / night

£696 - £1305 / week

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from £100 / night

(14) Very Good 

24

Caleta de Fuste holiday villa rental

Caleta de Fuste / Salinas de Antigua Golf Course

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Fabulous villa” We stayed in this villa for a week in November, myself , husband and family to celebrate my husbands 50th birthday. We could not have celebrated it in a nicer villa! It was plenty big enough for 6 of us although most of our time was s  …see more

from £107 / night

£945 - £1085 / week

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from £107 / night

(24) Very Good 

26

Santa Maria holiday apartment rental

Santa Maria / Antonio Souza Beach

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
“Top marks. We didn’t want to leave!” I stayed in this apartment with my girlfriend and another couple for two weeks over New Year. The booking process could not have been smoother and David, the owner, is a pleasure to deal with – professional, attent  …see more

from £40 / night

£260 - £400 / week

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from £40 / night

(4) Average 

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Souss-Massa-Draa Region / Agadir

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £66 / night

£435 / week

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from £66 / night

(12) Excellent 

31

Playa de Fanabe holiday apartment rental

Adeje / Playa de Fanabe

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Another great Tenerife holiday” After a slight mix up with the telephone number to contact Nina who looks after the apartment we eventually arrived in the apartment. Lovely apartment, very modern, lovely views and the complex is in a great position fo  …see more

from £44 / night

£295 - £774 / week

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from £44 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Pranburi

Prachuap Khiri Khan Province / Pranburi

4 8 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“A PIECE OF HEAVEN IN THAILAND” I spent two months in this magnificent home and could not have wanted for more. The property is huge and spread out comfortably where one can actually " live" inside or outside depending on your wish. The outside area i  …see more

from £79 / night

£441 / week

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from £79 / night

(6) Excellent 

33

Holiday apartment in Lagasol

Orihuela / Lagasol

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Relax in the sun” The Dream Hill property was a clean,well equipped apartment that had all one needed for a holiday.There was a spacious roof area with loungers,table,chairs and umbrella.It was very quiet and a good place to relax. There was a superma  …see more

from £25 / night

£150 - £220 / week

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from £25 / night

(27) Excellent 

24

Cala Tarida holiday apartment accommodation

Ibiza / Cala Tarida

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Breathtakingly beautiful” My partner and I stayed here along with our 2 year old daughter in June 2015 for 1 week. The reason we picked Cala Tarida was because we were getting married and as soon as we spotted Atico Tarida on the internet, we knew th  …see more

from £300 / night

£1750 - £2900 / week

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from £300 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Victoria / Daylesford

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden

from £141 / night

£485 / week

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from £141 / night

(12) Very Good 

21

Vilamoura holiday villa rental

Quarteira / Vilamoura

3 7 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic Villa” Wow, this villa is even nicer in person than the photos make it out to be. Sure the first time you get there its easy to miss the dirt road but once you get your bearings your fine. The villa is so private and spacious and the air c  …see more

from £114 / night

£644 - £1774 / week

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from £114 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Jerez De La Frontera

Costa de la Luz / Jerez De La Frontera

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 11 km
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
“Great place to stay” Lovely apartment in a great location. Only 10 minutes walk into the historical town centre and 5 minutes from a well stocked supermarket. Plenty of nearby cafes and bars. The apartment benefits from two roof terraces on different  …see more

from £33 / night

£231 / week

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from £33 / night

(19) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Qawra

Island of Malta / Qawra

2 5 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
“Qawra apartment” This was a lovely apartment view was amazing and some lovely restaurants close by especially Chaplins and Al Dente also Luzzu restaurant, bus stop close by and lovely walks along the prom to Buggiba/St Paul's bay, only one slight down  …see more

from £36 / night

£244 - £335 / week

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from £36 / night

(19) Very Good 

22

Holiday villa rental

Krabi Town / Khao Thong

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful stay by the sea” I had chance to join my family having come from Singapore during a long Thai holiday. It was a perfect place to rest - peaceful and the Villa nice and close to the sea. The pool was great for my niece to learn to swim. We w  …see more

from £151 / night

£1055 / week

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from £151 / night

(48) Excellent 

25

Moraira holiday villa rental

Moraira / Benimeit

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great stay at a beautiful villa!” Stayed for 2 weeks with my sisters and nieces. So much is provided to make your stay enjoyable. As well as being a beautiful light and airy villa it is furnished to a very high standard inside and outside but so comfo  …see more

from £129 / night

£900 - £1800 / week

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from £129 / night

(37) Excellent 

21

Holiday chalet in Panjim

Goa / Panjim

4 14 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic old world house, great host” If you're looking for a quiet, waterside stay in Goa, I can't think of a better house than this. Polished wood and glass abound in this wonderfully quaint house, but the furnishings (Rooms, Kitchen, bathrooms) ar  …see more

from £79 / night

£548 / week

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from £79 / night

(27) Very Good 

20

Central Tavira holiday studio let

Tavira / Central Tavira

Studio 2 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect location in the historic heart of Tavira, Portugal.” Studio 39 is exactly that, a studio apartment. When the Loft apartment in the same building was not available we decided to take the smaller space. It was wonderful. In a 300 year old buildi  …see more

from £35 / night

£218 - £431 / week

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from £35 / night

(7) Very Good 

22

Villa rental in Playa Blanca

Playa Blanca / Playa Blanca Yaiza

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Lovely Holliday” We arrived at Margaret villa to find it very cleen and spacious and well equiped it has a nice sunbathing area .ti is handy for the supermaket and taxi rank .Ti is a nice walk to the Rubicon along the see front where there are lots of  …see more

from £68 / night

£475 - £675 / week

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from £68 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Nerja

Costa del Sol / Nerja

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Clean, spacious, well equipped, good location.” Our first trip to Nerja so a bit of a shot in the dark on location here, which turned out well. Very clean apartment, very well equipped, really does have everything you need. Comfy beds and settees. Sp  …see more

from £23 / night

£160 - £375 / week

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from £23 / night

(31) Excellent 

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Puerto Del Carmen holiday villa rental

Lanzarote / Puerto Del Carmen

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Perfect” We have just returned from a half term break at this beautiful villa. My children are aged 4 & 6 and although the weather was not as sunny as we hoped it really didn't matter as the villa was only a short car journey from the airport, it was  …see more

from £157 / night

£1095 - £1295 / week

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from £157 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Island of Malta / Senglea

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Air conditioning

from £48 / night

£348 / week

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from £48 / night

(25) Excellent 

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Holiday farmhouse rental

Costa del Sol / Riogordo

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Stunning property in idyllic location” we loved our time in this spacious, well equipped property. Great pool for relaxing days but close to the motorway to explore surrounding area. We enjoyed a day in Malaga, a beach trip to Toro Del Mar, dinner ov  …see more

from £100 / night

£696 - £1461 / week

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from £100 / night

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Holiday home in Madikeri

Kodagu (Coorg) / Madikeri

3 20 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £24 / night

£132 - £258 / week

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from £24 / night

(26) Excellent 

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Villa letting in Conil

Lanzarote / Conil

4 6 5 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Nearest beach 9 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Lovely stay” Really enjoyed our week here. Lovely villa with lots of nice touches. Nice pool, comfy sun loungers. Really good hot tub, great fun at night looking at the stars whilst in the tub! Fire pit area was really nice too - used that a couple of  …see more

from £160 / night

£1090 - £1690 / week

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from £160 / night

19

Broadbeach holiday apartment rental

Gold Coast / Broadbeach

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool

from £188 / night

£1182 - £2844 / week

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from £188 / night

(2) Excellent 

21

Agadir / Tamraght

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly

from £18 / night

£122 - £218 / week

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from £18 / night

(9) Very Good 

24

Holiday apartment rental

Province of Alicante / Playa Flamenca

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £27 / night

£189 - £409 / week

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from £27 / night

(35) Very Good 

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Salou holiday apartment rental

Costa Dorada / Salou

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £96 / night

£479 - £731 / week

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from £96 / night

(2) Very Good 

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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

from £199 / night

£974 - £1948 / week

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from £199 / night

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La Palma / Brena Alta

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £37 / night

£256 - £274 / week

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from £37 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Hobart

Greater Hobart / Hobart

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £94 / night

£560 - £1010 / week

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from £94 / night

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