Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (333472)

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!


View larger map

Also consider

Luxury Villas
2,684 properties
Coastal Cottages
222 properties
Pet Friendly Cottages
27,095 properties
Romantic Breaks
3,207 properties
Group Holidays
17,143 properties
Log Cabin Holidays
238 properties
Rural Retreats
12,438 properties
City Breaks
8,475 properties
Holiday Cottages
17,239 properties
Villas in Spain
11,248 properties
Villas in Tenerife
707 properties
Gites in France
8,131 properties
Holiday Cottages in Cornwall
2,983 properties
London Holiday Apartments
941 properties
Florida Villas
905 properties
Villas in Ibiza
349 properties
Villas in Portugal
4,126 properties
Villas in Turkey
2,202 properties
Villas in Malta
455 properties
Lake District Cottages
940 properties

No dates Enter dates for accurate prices -

Adults, Children

Enter dates for more accurate prices

Payment Protection
To book this holiday home you need to pay through the Holiday Lettings website. We can’t protect your payment if you don’t pay through us. Learn more

333,472 Holiday homes

(15) Excellent 

16

Holiday apartment with swimming pool in Mullins

Mullins / Beacon Hill

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Condo is kept at a very high specification and standard” Had a very relaxing 9 days in a lovely garden apartment with pool. John & Sheila who own it helped a great deal before we went. Kerry the local manager was also very professional & helpful, as  …see more

from £150 / night

£1050 - £2295 / week

Book View

from £150 / night

(11) Very Good 

13

Holiday lodge with shared pool in Xativa

Province of Valencia / Xativa

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
“a great easter stay” We stayed over easter and had a lovely time. We had good weather in the day and the lodge was cosy and warm with the heating in the evening. The accomodation had everything we needed and was in a great location, very peaceful but  …see more

from £50 / night

£299 - £550 / week

Book View

from £50 / night

(10) Excellent 

18

Holiday apartment in Madliena

Island of Malta / Madliena

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Perfect place, perfect holiday.” This was our first stay to this perfect fully furnished apartment, My partner and myself came for a 2 week holiday and found the perfect apartment in a great location. It is a short walk from the seafront and 5min dri  …see more

from £62 / night

£434 - £865 / week

Book View

from £62 / night

Featured properties

(1) Very Good 

29

Lodge rental in Bilene with shared pool

Gaza Province / Bilene

10 28 1 night min

  • 10 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 28
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
Lux villa that sleeps 8 $720 per night4xLux tents sleeps 2 $90 per night.4 sleeper lux tent sleeps4 $100  …see more

from £40 / night

£280 / week

Book View

from £40 / night

(17) Excellent 

30

Holiday apartment in Alicante

Costa Blanca / Alicante

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Nice accommodation, helpful owner.” Nice accomodation in central area.Good resteraunts. Welcoming and helpful ownwer. Easy access to nice beaches. Some nice bars. Friendly area. Some interesting buildings.  …see more

from £65 / night

£449 - £509 / week

Book View

from £65 / night

(1) Very Good 

27

Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Moraira

Costa Blanca / Moraira

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Need to be fit to carry luggage in the view is breathtaking!” Really enjoyed our time here. The kitchen is well equipped and there's plenty of room for two people to relax. Pool well maintained and clean. Lots of storage space and coat hangers! The ap  …see more

from £50 / night

£350 - £550 / week

Book View

from £50 / night

(30) Excellent 

23

Holiday home with swimming pool in Kissimmee

Kissimmee / Oak Island Cove

5 10 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Ideally situated, beautifully kept property with everything you ever need, a home from home!” This was our first family holiday to Florida and the villa absolutely had everything we wanted to enjoy our holiday! Ideally situated with ease if access to  …see more

from £100 / night

£600 - £700 / week

Book View

from £100 / night

(13) Excellent 

9

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Puerto Banus

Marbella / Puerto Banus

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Feels like home” It's a lovely house in a quiet neighbourhood within walking distance of the beach (100m) and supermarket (300m). Heaven for the amateur-chefs thanks to the amazing kitchen and lots of privacy and sun in the garden. A perfect sprin  …see more

from £171 / night

£1026 - £2052 / week

Book View

from £171 / 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

Book View

from £125 / night

(1) Very Good 

10

Iligan holiday home rental

Lanao del Norte Province / Iligan

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning
Affordable accomodation that is spacious, bright, open concept and easy access to public transportation located in Iligan City.  …see more

from £32 / night

£224 / week

Book View

from £32 / night

(29) Excellent 

23

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
“Wonderful!” Our stay at Villa Olivier in November 2011 was as enjoyable as on all our numerous earlier visits. Eric & Pauline, Lionel and the maids are all very friendly, efficient and helpful. The villa and grounds are beautifully kept. Th  …see more

from £157 / night

£1095 - £1225 / week

Book View

from £157 / night

(12) Excellent 

35

Davenport holiday villa rental

Davenport / Calabay Parc

5 12 4 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 4 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Brilliant” Third visit , really spacious house, excellent pool area, we spent so much time in the outside area. Well positioned house for parks, restaurants and shopping. Great value. Thanks.  …see more

from £78 / night

£546 - £805 / week

Book View

from £78 / night

22

Apartment rental in Praia da Rocha with shared pool

Portimao / Praia da Rocha

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Deluxe and new 2 bedroom apartment. The apartment has WIFI, air conditioning, swimming pool and a big balcony with sea view. The beach and the boulevard are at walking distance (4 minute walk). This makes that the apartment is situated in a calm area, but you're near  …see more

from £43 / night

£300 / week

Book View

from £43 / night

(1) Very Good 

23

Holiday cottage with golf nearby in White Beach

Tasmania / White Beach

3 8 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
Penguins offers guests spectacular views of the beach and bay, less than 500 metres away. The cottage is quickly heated if the weather should be cold. Great hot showers in clean rain water. Spacious kitchen. Large deck & bbq. Surrounded by bird and bush life. Relax.A te  …see more

from £96 / night

£629 / week

Book View

from £96 / night

(44) Excellent 

22

Villa rental in La Toc with swimming pool, golf nearby

Castries / La Toc

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“It was a magical experience and we were reluctant to return home” We had a wonderful five night stay at this impressive newly built villa in a stunning location overlooking the Caribbean Sea, with the sandy beach of La Toc a short stroll away. The  …see more

from £240 / night

£1680 - £3948 / week

Book View

from £240 / night

9

Toamasina Province / Toamasina (Tamatave)

1 4 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation

 …see more

from £18 / night

£103 / week

Book View

from £18 / night

(1) Very Good 

31

Home rental in Mojacar with swimming pool

Province of Almeria / Mojacar

3 10 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Mrs” Lovely villa and outdoor areas! Loved wandering through the lemon and orange groves. Well equipped kitchen and beautiful living room. The third bedroom needed air conditioning and wardrobe space. But we had a really fantastic peaceful relaxing st  …see more

from £123 / night

£855 - £1624 / week

Book View

from £123 / night

(10) Very Good 

24

Holiday villa in Sant Lluis

Minorca / Sant Lluis

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great for a family group in a quiet resort” Comfortable, spacious villa with lovely pool and grounds for relaxing in. Ideal for families/groups with older children (personal view due to the number of steps and open pool area). The resort of S'Algar  …see more

from £165 / night

£1150 - £1600 / week

Book View

from £165 / night

(1) Very Good 

7

Holiday villa in Pollachi

Tamil Nadu / Pollachi

4 8 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
About the Property: Nestled among coconut trees in a Posh neighbourhood in the Coconut Capital of India -- Pollachi, the property boasts ample living and outdoor spaces for families traveling together on vacation or to attend weddings. Can accommodate 2 to 6 and max 8 (  …see more

from £32 / night

£200 - £312 / week

Book View

from £32 / night

(28) Excellent 

21

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Pointe d'Esny

Grand Port District / Pointe d'Esny

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great villa - super holiday” The villa is well appointed with a fully fitted kitchen, living room, TV room and 3 really good sized bedrooms. The garden is well kept with a range of plants and trees and swimming pool The daily maid prepared and severe  …see more

from £129 / night

£898 - £1795 / week

Book View

from £129 / night

(17) Very Good 

17

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Playa de las Americas

Playa de las Americas / San Eugenio Puerto Colon

1 4 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Brilliant!!” My two friends and I stayed in this apartment a couple of weeks ago and we were so sad to come home! The apartment was lovely and clean and everything was brand new! There was air conditioning in both rooms which was great! The beach was  …see more

from £36 / night

£252 - £270 / week

Book View

from £36 / night

8

Holiday cottage in Matjiesfontein

Western Cape / Matjiesfontein

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
Situated on the Rietfontein Private Nature Reserve's boundary, next to Matjiesfontein, the two twin rooms accommodate 4 people. The bathroom, though with an authentic touch offers a hot modern day shower. Whether with company or just a book, the built-in wall nook is a  …see more

from £44 / night

£308 / week

Book View

from £44 / night

21

Holiday apartment in Australia & New Zealand

Port Stephens / Boat Harbour

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
"One Mile Escape" apartment is situated on the beautiful Port Stephens peninsula, on the North Coast, only 160 kilometres (99 miles) north-east of Sydney. POSITION SPACE AND VIEWS "One Mile Escape" 18 One Mile Ridge is a superb penthouse position apartment, perched hi  …see more

from £300 / night

£2096 - £2935 / week

Book View

from £300 / night

(1) Very Good 

24

Holiday apartment rental

Fujian / Fuzhou

2 7 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
The river-view apartment is sunny, airy, quiet, clean and tidy. It is located in the central business district of downtown Fuzhou city. The apartment have two rooms, living room, balcony, kitchen, bathroom, Siemens washing machine, Siemens refrigerator, Smart TV, Wi-Fi,  …see more

from £34 / night

£224 - £359 / week

Book View

from £34 / night

(12) Excellent 

17

Leura holiday cottage rental

Blue Mountains / Leura

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Private garden
Romantic GetawayPrivate gardensClose to Blue Mountains attractions  …see more

from £150 / night

£959 / week

Book View

from £150 / night

(32) Excellent 

23

Davenport holiday villa rental

Davenport / West Stonebridge

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 141 km
  • Swimming pool
“Champagne Villa - Amazing house and an excellent value!” My wife and I booked this villa for the first time and it was perfect! We found that it was very well equipped, extremely clean and a real value for the cost. The location is perfect for just  …see more

from £65 / night

£395 - £525 / week

Book View

from £65 / night

(10) Excellent 

18

Holiday villa in Binibeca

Binibeca / Binibeca Vell

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful Binibeca” Menorca is a beautiful island and an ideal holiday destination. The beaches are clean and tidy, and the water crystal clear. Nice and warm, perfect for swimming and snorkelling. Binibeca is particularly beautiful with a gorgeous be  …see more

from £65 / night

£450 - £700 / week

Book View

from £65 / night

(12) Excellent 

24

Holiday apartment in Avalon

Pittwater / Avalon

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
Large, modern studio apt with private entrance, deck, heated pool & spectacular ocean views from Bilgola to the Central Coast. North facing to capture the sun all year long. 45 minute drive to Sydney and close to all amenites.  …see more

from £117 / night

£818 / week

Book View

from £117 / 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
“This place is a must!!” Second year in a row will be back next year to!! Great villa Five minutes walk to local restaurants and bars Perfect villa and area for families  …see more

from £130 / night

£799 - £1299 / week

Book View

from £130 / night

(9) Excellent 

21

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Central Algarve

Albufeira / Central Albufeira

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic Apartment - Amazing Location” We stayed here in middle of September 2016 and was not disappointed. Apartment is located right in the centre of Albufeira about 5 mins from the beach, the main bars and restaurants and the supermarkets. It is l  …see more

from £43 / night

£236 - £748 / week

Book View

from £43 / night

(5) Excellent 

36

Almancil holiday villa let

Faro District / Almancil

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
Comfortably furnished villa, airy and spacious. Located on the outskirts of Almancil, minutes away from all the amenities and a short drive away from the beautiful Algarve beaches. With 3 bedrooms, this villa is suitable for up to 6 persons. The ground floor consists  …see more

from £103 / night

£573 - £1565 / week

Book View

from £103 / night

(3) Excellent 

9

Morell holiday home rental

Prince Edward Island / Morell

5 11 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
General Info: The cottage is located at 2 Cairns Road, St Peter’s Harbour, Prince Edward Island, C0A 1S0. With a total square footage of 2,000, it has 5 bedrooms and can comfortably sleep 11. The interior walls and ceilings are finished with knotty pine boards to g  …see more

from £120 / night

£864 / week

Book View

from £120 / night

(3) Very Good 

24

Porters holiday villa rental

Porters / Porters Gate

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Amazing, brilliantly appointed villa in one of the best locations in Barbados” This villa was awsome. My wife and I and two kids (18 and 12) have just returned from a fantastic two weeks at this super villa. The interior decorating has clearly been  …see more

from £129 / night

£903 / week

Book View

from £129 / night

(6) Very Good 

21

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Weston

Saint James Parish / Weston

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.001 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful Property” Our stay was a pleasure from start to finish. We were greeted at the airport by the recommended taxi driver and again at the villa by Julianna and Lianna. Julianna ran us through all of the basics of the property on arrival and ev  …see more

from £400 / night

£2500 - £5000 / week

Enquire View

from £400 / night

(1) Very Good 

23

Holiday home with golf nearby in Narrawallee

Shoalhaven / Narrawallee

6 16 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 16
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Child friendly
LOCATION - 100 METRES TO NARRAWALLEE INLET Recently renovated extra large home located in an outstanding holiday location at Narrawallee (Mollymook): 100m onto the sand at Narrawallee Inlet, short stroll to Narrawallee Beach and surrounded by Narrawallee Creek Nature R  …see more

from £240 / night

£1737 / week

Book View

from £240 / night

(16) Very Good 

13

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Callao Salvaje

Adeje / Callao Salvaje

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wow what a gem!” Myself and my fiancé rented this apartment based in the residential area of Callao Salvaje, a short bus or taxi ride from the busier resorts of Adeje and Las Americas. The sea view from the apartment was superb. You could hear the wav  …see more

from £50 / night

£230 - £295 / week

Book View

from £50 / night

13

Holiday home in Korora

Coffs Harbour / Korora

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
An Executive luxury home featured on Series 4,Episode 18 of Australia's Best Houses. This home has great ocean views, & beach access down to Korora Beach. It is in a quite cul-de-sac,so is a great place to get away,or have family gatherings.There are definetly no parti  …see more

from £240 / night

£1557 - £1683 / week

Book View

from £240 / night

(20) Very Good 

19

Apartment rental in West Algarve with shared pool

Lagos / Porto de Mos

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Another great holiday at Casa Clar” September 2012 .... Our second visit to Casa Clara in 12 months and another fantastic holiday. Really recommend this apartment to anyone looking for a spotlessy clean and well equiped apartment in a fantastic locati  …see more

from £60 / night

£250 - £750 / week

Book View

from £60 / night

(1) Excellent 

5

Kololi holiday apartment rental

Banjul Division / Kololi

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Our single apartments are self catering and well furnished it is in kerr serign just near Senegambia strip, we do cleaning 6 times aweek and 24 hour security, we have backup generator for evenings from 19.00, workers are helpful and friendly, we offer our customers fre  …see more

from £13 / night

£91 / week

Book View

from £13 / night

(11) Excellent 

15

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Quinns Rocks

Quinns Rocks / Quinns Beach

4 6 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
"La Mer" features a stroll to the Quinns Beaches and the largest rectangle salt water pool available in the northern coastal suburbs. A large villa-style, child friendly holiday home for families and friends up to 6 guests.Enjoy the 180 degrees valley views f  …see more

from £84 / night

£495 - £1168 / week

Book View

from £84 / night

Don’t let an old browser slow down your holiday

Your browser is out of date and might not work well with our website. Download the latest version to speed up your hunt for the perfect holiday home.

Just click on the icons to get to the download page