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!
Located in the heart of Albufeira, this spacious villa is ideal for families or large groups that are looking for a quiet setting with excellent entertainment space. This 7 bedroom villa has undergone full refurbishment with new bathrooms, new tiles on the floor through …see more
I just want to say this villa is absolutely perfect for a large group of friends and even 13 girlies! Location is excellent and villa is spacious and very clean!! Staff are there for you 24 7 if you h… More
The Pearl of Naithon is a magnificent gated condominium development, tucked away in a beautiful forested valley, lying directly adjacent to the magical, unspoiled Nai Thon Beach. With numerous near-by restaurants serving delicious Thai food, and sand so clean that it sq …see more
I stayed in this luxury apartment for 2 weeks in March 2014 the place offers everything you need to have an amazing time away.The staff are very helpful and friendly and the pool is incredible, this a… More
“Fabulous apartment in a great location!”
Reviewed 20 Jan 2013
We were recommended Nai thon by our friends who said it was a nice place, with a quieter beach, close to the airport and without those loud night bars that Patong is famous for. When we arrived, we s… More
This is the one you have been looking for! Immaculately presented with recent refurbishments and contemporary style, this charming riverside home is meters from the Barwon Rivers edge, boat ramp and Ocean Grove Golf Course, and within an enjoyable stroll of The Terrace …see more
A beautiful spacious 7 bedroom villa set in secluded gardens and quiet location but only a stroll to some bars, restaurants and a international supermarket. We have plenty to keep you entertained while staying with us including pool table, dart board, wii games console …see more
This Moorish style villa is furnished as a luxury home from home. This is a luxury 2 bed corner plot villa with patio & private pool with volcano views that will take your breath away!The lounge has UK Sky TV and cable TV (mostly Spanish), DVD player, PS3 (with games), …see more
Pre arrival info clear,concise and accurate. Good helpful advice from Lorenzo the owner on car hire, restaurants and things to do. Location is around 10 mins in the car from the centre of Corralejo b… More
Hi Kenny, really glad you enjoyed your break and our villa - and that our pre-holiday communications answered all your questions. Hope to welcome you back soon.
A real beach house as it is really close to the beach ie 20 metres.
Cassa Bitonga is on a private, secure and unspoilt small estate. To get to Praia da Rocha you have a sandy 6 km road and will require a 4 wheel drive vehicle or a city SUV. It can be done with a high c …see more
We had an amazing stay at the Praia da Rocha house during our 5 days there. Not only is the house beautiful with lots of space, light and air, it has a ridiculously spectacular view of the ocean. Th… More
“great place to stay”
Reviewed 2 Nov 2011
we had a great time there.
Lots of beach, sun and sand
Warm sea, great sun sets, good swimming and snorkling.… More
“A beautiful family home in a little piece of heaven”
Reviewed 21 Oct 2011
The house is tastefully, yet simply furnished. A gorgeous open plan kitchen/lounge/dining room looks out over the sea with nothing but an incredible private vista. The wooden floors and flowing white… More
Enjoy the ambience and piece and quiet in our Fully restored 100 year old self contained 2 bedroom cottage that sleeps 6 comfortably can accommodate up to 8 people.
Cabin is surrounded by garden and all things country set in the sleepy village of Westerway. Away from …see more
Spectacular villa, with a private bathing plaform. All of our reviews have been five stars. Our feedback from our first ever renters was : "We're having a wonderful time in your lovely home. You were smart to buy this place. I've stayed in five other villas on the pen …see more
We have just returned from a great week in this beautiful villa. The accommodation is lovely; spacious, airy and beautifully kept. The setting is fantastic; walking into the villa, the first thing you… More
Reviewed 24 Jun 2013
Just came back from a very relaxing holiday in our favourite villa on the peninsula. Sundown Villa is very well appointed and spacious, and the view is simply gorgeous. The pool has a good size for a … More
This traditional farmhouse has been recently renovated, retaining many of its original features. It is built of thick limestone walls providing insulation from the winter cold and the summer heat keeping the house cool in the hot summer.
On the ground floor one finds 2 …see more
Casa Estrela is a fully equipped villa with beautiful views over the Algarve countryside towards the lights of Faro and the Atlantic Ocean. This spectacular villa lies 15km north of Faro centre. It is equipped with air conditioning and wifi. There is a private pool and …see more
We are back again, this time was just as good as the first time, if not better, as the work done to the property enhances it further. We stayed in the master bedroom, which has a new en-suite. The vie… More
“Beautiful property with fantastic views”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2016
Upon arriving at Casa Estrela their was an unanimous 'wow'. It is a beautiful property and very well equipped and very roomy. We are a family of ten, ages ranging from 6 to 78 years, and we spent a … More
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Villa Candareen is 100% romantic! It is huge 120 sqm (1300 sqft) with luxury furnishings, Asian art collection, and 50" TV with surround sound. Relax in the private 30ft pool. Villa is close to beach, golf, and restauran …see more
First, the best thing is the unit is as nice, if not better than the photos. It is totally private and the pool is a nice size. It is well equipped, the only thing we wanted we didn't have was a cof… More
Thanks for the great review. It is very much appreciated. We're looking forward to welcoming you again :)
“Awesome Place to Relax and Unwind”
Reviewed 5 Nov 2013
It was my first time visiting Phuket at the end of a 3 week vacation through Thailand. In total, I had stayed in 4 hotels before getting to Phuket with Roger's Villa being the last one where I spent m… More
Thanks for the great review. It is very much appreciated. We hope to host you again soon. Thanks again.
Reviewed 9 Feb 2016
We stayed 4 weeks in this beautiful modern villa.The villa was cleaned every!! day by the staff.Every wish was fulfilled by the owner or the staff .The villa is modern,comfortable with an high privat … More
This is a beautiful and spacious two bedroom/ two bath ground floor apartment with communal swimming pool and situated in an array of tropical gardens. The interior of this apartment is of a very hight quality with superb open plan lounge and dining area, fully fitted …see more
The description for this apartment was spot on. When it states 5 minutes to the beach that was exactly what it was and it was a nice flat walk not up and down hills which some omit to say in their des… More
This spacious 2 bed apartment is set within a private secure complex in an ideal location 300m from the beach, 300m from the Alvor harbour, and easy access to the top golf courses, 3 kms. The complex has a lovely garden area around the two swimming pools, one for adults …see more
We have been to Alvor before but I think this is actually the nicest apartment we ever stayed in… anywhere. Immaculately clean and very spacious and comfortable. All mod cons – air con, washing ma… More
“Enjoyed by 3 generations.”
Reviewed 13 Jun 2013
We have just returned from our 3rd stay in this lovely apartment. It is situated on a gated complex and feels very secure. It is in an ideal location, approx 5 minutes from both the town and the be… More
“A little piece of Heaven”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2013
This luxurious apartment offered everything we could possibly need. The location was absolutely perfect just a short walk from the village where there is an abundance of excellent restaurants and pubs… More
This magnificent beachfront, two bedroom apartment has uninterrupted ocean views which span as far as the Yorke peninsula to the west and Port Stanvac to the south.It also has a northerly aspect from the lounge area and balcony.This is a very quiet section of the Adelai …see more
Appealing, airy, light and spacious. Particularly relaxing location, detached Villa Citrus with its own private heated pool. Villa Citrus is open plan and accessible situated on the well established private, peaceful, development of Villas del Sur.
There are three c …see more
Villa was spotlessly clean on arrival and well equipped with everything we needed. Would recommend car hire as it's so reasonable on the island. Good supermarket is less than 5 minute walk, but woul… More
“A Peaceful Haven”
Reviewed 15 Sep 2013
We have just spent 12 days at Villa Citrus and I am now so relaxed I am almost going backwards ! The villa is in a quiet but accessible location. The bus stop is a minute away. (Just to the left of … More
“Beautiful villa in a good location.”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2012
The villa is beautiful, it was very clean and in a lovely quiet location yet close to everything you need such as shops, bars, restaurants.
Marina Rubicon was a 20 minute stroll down the coastal p… More
This beautiful farmhouse was recently converted, and offers all the required comforts while retaining the original beauty and character of this old building. The house has 3 bedrooms one of which is a family room with a double bed and a single adjoining room. One of the …see more
Well equipped , spacious farmhouse with the terrace on the upper floor offering plenty of sun or shade as preferred and the pool for cooling off after sightseeing. The private courtyard with it's jacu… More
Thank you Lesley for your lovely comments :)
Am glad you had a lovely holiday and stay in our farmhouse.
two beautiful mudbrick cottages close to the Shoalhaven River, Seven Mile Beach and Berry ... just two hours south of Sydney ... feast your eyes on calm cows grazing in green paddocks, put your boat in at the ramp a few hundred metres away, or walk for miles along a de …see more
This spacious villa has 2 double and 2 triple rooms, also 2 put up beds which can fit into one of the large bedrooms if required will easily sleep 10 people with the comfort of air-conditioning in hot summer days and central heating on the chilly off-season stays.The vi …see more
Villa Magnolia was perfect for our holiday with 3 teenage boys and their granny. It is a beautiful villa, with lovely cool pool and fabulous gardens. The house itself is so comfortable and the air con… More
“Fabulous villa - wondeful holiday!!”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2012
We have just returned from a fabulous 10 day holiday at Villa Magnolia. As a large extended family of varying generations we have had many villa holidays in this region of the Algarve and can honestly… More
Thank you so much for your review. If it depended on me i would offer you one free week for your sympathy alone :)
It was our pleasure to have wonderful guests such as yourselves staying at Villa Magnolia. It will also be our pleasure to welcome you again in the future.
All the best for you and your family.
“Spacious house+ Big Pool = Happy family”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2013
7 of us stayed in Villa Magnolia with 4 children ranging from baby to teenager. The house was finished to a high specification, was spacious and well maintained. There was ample room for everyone and … More
Just 20 minutes easy drive from Gladstone, Tannum Beach West is brilliantly located within easy walking distance to Coles supermarket and the local shopping centre, restaurants and beach. This air-conditioned apartment has 4 large Queen Bedrooms and is self-contained w …see more
“A MUST STAY HOLIDAY HOUSE IN LOVELY SEASIDE LOCATION”
Reviewed 1 Jul 2014
My daughter was married in mid-June this year with a number of guests travelling from interstate. Tannum Beach West was the perfect for my extended family to be all together.
The house was very cl… More
The Marina apartment is situated in the Marina of Albufeira, and is just 10 minutes walk away from the beautiful beaches of Albufeira and the old town centre.The apartment is situated on the ground floor, and boasts superb views of the Marina and sea from both a wide te …see more
This 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom home is located on a quiet street, in a gated community on the south coast of the island. The property is located near the end of a cul-de-sac with very limited traffic flow and makes a wonderful home away from home for couples and families al …see more
This holiday villa has been our yearly destination for 6 years in a row. After our first encounter we knew we've found the right destination for our young family. What drew us to the property was th… More
A stunning, new detached villa with large private pool and garden set amidst the beauty and tranquility of the Golf Girona exclusive urbanization. Providing light and spacious accommodation for up to 8 guests, this property boasts all modern conveniences and offers brea …see more
Located in San Lawrenz, Gozo, Perla is ideal for that romantic getaway or much needed family holiday. Located amid stunning countryside and close to world renowned diving facilities, this property caters for all tastes. Perla benefits from large pool and deck area, free …see more
Historic Baranduda Homestead Cottages is a peaceful, pet friendly, family retreat just minutes from Albury Wodonga... the perfect romantic getaway!
Offering two beautifully renovated cottages, Lotties Cottage (circa 1917) provides for the family holiday, the Saddle Hut …see more
Very spacious and fully equipped Only 5mins to Paihias waterfront and 15 mins to Kerikeri Tastefully decoratedThe large spacious home is set on approx 5 acres and only mins to either Paihias waterfront or popular Kerikeri. Explore the farmers market in Keriker …see more
A luxury home with expansive beach and ocean views overlooking beautiful Copacabana beach in Central Coast, New South Wales. An hour north of Sydney, this is the perfect destination to enjoy the beautiful beaches and bush land that Australia has to offer. The house has …see more
Ventės poilsis is a self-catered accommodation located on the shore of Curonian Lagoon, in Ventė Village. It offers bright studio apartments and features watersports facilities on site, available at extra charge.
The apartments feature bedrooms with TV, a fully equip …see more
Imagine waking up to spectacular views of the Indian Ocean. Or sitting on the raised deck for a sundowner or two.
Spacious sun-drenched family home, with open plan living area and bar area with stack doors leading onto decked patio with built-in BBQ/braai. For colder …see more
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Family friendly, Authentic and spacious 3 double bedroom Andalusian villa
with 2 bathrooms and a bright living/sitting area. It also has generous sized ki …see more
The apartment is located in the quiet hillside complex, Atalaya de Mojacar, with a key position. From this top floor apartment you can enjoy panoramic views of the Med. On your doorstep you will find a 18-hole golf course: "Marina Golf Mojácar" which has its …see more
This appartment is perfectly positioned one floor below the penthouse apartments with fantastic uninterupted views of the spanish mountains, the marina and the bay of Gibraltar. it has been recently renovated in a Boat House style leaving the impressions of beach and ho …see more
My husband and I stayed here for a week in October. The apartment was clean, spacious and with a great atmosphere. Steffan & Jo were very helpful and we had everything we needed and all the useful in… More
“Beautiful apartment, fantastic location”
Reviewed 23 Apr 2012
Booked this apartment having looked at a few options of hotels & other apartments. We wanted something close to town & the airport so we didn't have to mess with car hire or buses. This was just perfe… More
“Perfect Location and lovely view, top class apartment!”
Reviewed 29 Dec 2011
Just a quick review to say this property is just lovely, very comfortable and has a grea view over a Marina. The owners are very helpfull and obliging and try to ensure you have a fab break for which … More
This cute cottage by the lake is a sweet relaxing spot to get away from city life and the weekly grind of work.
Turkey Point is a quick drive from Brampton, Burlington, and only 2 hours out of Toronto on Lake Erie it's a great place to kick back read a book, tan on t …see more
Casa dos Sonhos (House of Dreams) is a luxurious single-story villa with four bedrooms and three bathrooms set in beautiful mature private gardens with its own large pool, terrace and barbecue area. The villa is private and not over-looked, being set on a hillside in …see more
We stayed at Casa Dos Sonhos for 6 nights in June. The villa is great - clean, modern, large and has everything you need for a self- catering holiday.
We had no problems during our stay and Ian (the… More
“A fantastic villa”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2016
A beautiful villa in a great location. Very spacious and clean with excellent facilities. The welcome pack was very well received, especially the lemon drizzle cake. The kids loved the pool and the ad… More
“Book it! You won't be disappointed.”
Reviewed 12 Sep 2014
We have stayed in many lovely places over the years, but Casa dos Sonhos will be the one we want come back to. We are four busy women, who were looking for a much needed break. This was the ideal pla… More
This contemporary apartment is located in a small, prestigious security block of 6 apartments situated in a stunning beachside position looking straight onto Boat Harbour beach and the ocean beyond.Boat Harbour is one of Port Stephens hidden jewels surrounded by Nationa …see more
Villa Shanti is a two bedroom air-conditioned villa at Luisa By The Sea, a boutique residential complex in South Goa. The villa is 400 meters (seven minute walk) from the beautiful Cavelossim beach and shares its eastern boundary with the banks of the Sal river delta. R …see more
“The Villa has all the ameneties you need for a perfect holiday.”
Reviewed 22 Mar 2013
Stayed at Villa Shanti February/March 2013 for 3 weeks. On arrival was met with key and were told everything we needed to know regarding the villa. Shant is a very comfortable 2 bedroomed villa. Only … More
“Lovely villa in a beautiful spot”
Reviewed 30 Mar 2012
Stunning position in Cavelossim. Near to shops, restaurants and hotels which all deliver if the heat gets too much to venture out. The large pool on the complex was closed in March for some reason so … More
A beautiful detached villa with a private swimming pool, attractive covered terrace and BBQ area, all set in large gardens. The villa is furnished to a very high standard and is situated in a perfect location for visiting the Alhambra Palace, the city of Granada, the s …see more
Cortijo Hacienda Nueva, spectacular accommodation for 12 persons, large gardens and pool area with barbecue. The region of the Guadalquivir Valley is the region extending from Sevilla City to Cordoba City. An ideal region for which they want to visit apart from the two …see more
The villa is situated on 2000m cul de sac property on the famous Vale de Lobo Golf Course. Private driveway to main entrance. Hall with guest cloakroom and social bathroom.
Lounge /dining area very spacious and bright(patio doors out to terrace and pool) with two amp …see more
“Beautiful villa and pool in a fantastic setting. Stunning.”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2016
We were so looking forward to this holiday, it was the first time we had rented a villa and it turned out to be truly fantastic. A wonderful experience right from the moment we booked. The owners Manu… More
Thank you for your lovely and helpful review, your description will help other guests decide and I'm very happy you found that you made the right choice for your first villa rental.
Reviewed 24 Oct 2014
We booked this villa primarily for the pool but the rest of the villa, the grounds and the location were excellent too. We have 2 young children age 4 and 2 and wanted them to enjoy learning to swim.… More
We are so happy your girls found their "secret lagoon" and could learn how to swim safely! Thank you for sharing your thoughts in such a beautiful way.
Manuela and Celeste
Reviewed 11 May 2014
Located at the bottom of the 10th of 17th ofthe Ocean, we entered a great charming house, a touch "out of Africa", like the old movie. Beautiful garden with lots off privacy and sure you hear the soun… More
Yorkeys Knob Beachfront Apartment is a luxurious 2.5 bedroom apartment located on the beach at Yorkeys Knob. It is located opposite a wide sandy beach surrounded by palm trees with views to the mountains in the distance.
The apartment would suit up to 5 people with an …see more