Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (46687)

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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Xemxija holiday apartment rental

Island of Malta / Xemxija

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.01 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect and quiet location to explore Malta” We have been met by the owner of apartment at the airport upon our late evening arrival, who also kindly arranged for additional taxi to fit our large family (as well as on the day of departure). The apartm  …see more

from £38 / night

£274 - £682 / week

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from £38 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Lipa Noi

Ko Samui / Lipa Noi

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
This beach side Villa with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and private swimming pool is situated on the sunset coast of the Island known as Lipa Noi beach. This is probably the best beach on the island for watching the sun set.<br />The Restaurant and Spa are not opera  …see more

from £78 / night

£391 - £518 / week

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from £78 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Isla de Graciosa

Canary Islands / Isla de Graciosa

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
La Casa, habitada antiguamente por pescadores, se encuentra en primera linea de mar, reformada recientemente para que puedas disfrutar de una estancia tranquila con todas las comunidades en un autentico paraíso, tiene mucha luz y terraza junto al mar en la que po  …see more

from £74 / night

£518 - £609 / week

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from £74 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Miami Platja holiday villa rental

Costa Dorada / Miami Platja

3 7 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
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

from £100 / night

£700 - £1540 / week

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from £100 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage with swimming pool in Borba

Evora District / Borba

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Sustainable Tourism - Experience Earth  …see more

from £68 / night

£470 / week

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from £68 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Oludeniz

Mugla Province / Oludeniz

4 9 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely villa in a secluded position” There were 7 of us holidaying at the villa, ages ranging from 7 – 72 years old. The villa has the all the space and amenities we required. The children really enjoyed the pool and spent a lot of time in there. Ni  …see more

from £66 / night

£457 - £1061 / week

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from £66 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage accommodation

São Miguel / Sao Vicente Ferreira

3 9 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Child friendly
Nos arredores da quinta existe um campo de golf, piscinas naturais e praias deslumbrantes, casas de artesanato e museus locais, Golf, hipismo, mergulho, pesca desportiva, trilhos pedestres.  …see more

from £44 / night

£305 - £1127 / week

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from £44 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Villa rental in Adeje

Tenerife / Adeje

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The villa is located in Tijoco Bajo, Adeje 20 mins from South Airport and 10 mins from Playa Del Duque, Puerto Colon, Fanabe & Siam Water Park. There is unlimited free wifi, Full UK TV with Catch Up. The villa offers extremely spacious accommodation on a single le  …see more

from £400 / night

£1800 - £2500 / week

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from £400 / night

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Holiday bungalow with shared pool in Pucon

Araucania Region / Pucon

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Antuen Cabins invites you to enjoy the exceptional landscapes that the rural region of Pucón has to offer, just 6km from the city center. The cabins are located in a park with spectacular views of the Villarrica lake and Volcano. The owners, experts on the region  …see more

from £102 / night

£732 - £814 / week

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from £102 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday studio with shared pool, golf nearby in Torremolinos

Costa del Sol / Torremolinos

Studio 2 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Couldn't ask for more” As regular travellers to the area we were pleased to find a apartment so close to sea and all amenities without walking too far!! Everything you need in the partment for self catering excellent bathroom newly done. Will be Back  …see more

from £30 / night

£150 - £360 / week

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from £30 / night

(12) Very Good 

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Holiday studio in Elviria

Marbella / Elviria

Studio 4 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Compact value for money accommodation in excellent position” This compact studio is an ideal base for a beach holiday.The small galley style kitchen does not encourage self catering but if all that is needed is simple clean accommodation with clean be  …see more

from £34 / night

£240 - £295 / week

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from £34 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Moraira with shared pool, golf nearby

Moraira / San Jaime

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent apartment and host” We've just come back from a wonderful month in Moraira where we stayed at Fran's lovely apartment. We found it very spacious, comfortable and well equipped and especially enjoyed sitting around the beautiful pool right o  …see more

from £44 / night

£261 - £605 / week

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from £44 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Maspalomas

Gran Canaria / Maspalomas

1 2 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 5 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask about pets
Recently completely renovated flat; modern and comfortable open space concept with a breathtaking view over the ocean and Canary Cost (that is real photos) Just totally renewed with passion and care this spectacular loft is situated at only 200 mts from the exclusive b  …see more

from £61 / night

£427 / week

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from £61 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Auckland holiday private room rental

Auckland Region / Auckland

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Car not necessary
  • Ask about pets
“Best experience for travel and stay” Helena is really hospitable and l literally feel at home with her. Location is convenient and room delicately decorated with a superb bed. I highly recommend it!  …see more

from £45 / night

£315 / week

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from £45 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Torrevieja Area

Torrevieja Area / Los Altos/Punta Prima

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Home from home” This was a last minute booking as our usual apartment was taken. I can only say that this one is far superior to our usual one and we will definitely book again. The sun was shining and we did lots of sunbathing in the front garden.  …see more

from £31 / night

£174 - £257 / week

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from £31 / night

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Holiday villa in Olhos de Agua

Albufeira / Olhos de Agua

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Villa 1 is in town but in a peaceful and quite area, surrounded by all the amenities such as bares, restaurants and shops. Outdoor alfresco dining area next to the barbecue. Within 10 minute walk beautiful Oura beach and 5 minutes the famous strip. Nearest golf cour  …see more

from £300 / night

£950 - £2990 / week

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from £300 / night

(3) Average 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Quinta do Lago

Faro District / Quinta do Lago

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great location & very helpful management!” Villa Lira is ideally placed, with access to tennis, the lagoon & the beach all a short walk & golf a short drive. Antonio & the team were very helpful and quickly sorted out an issue on arrival(no DVD play  …see more

from £348 / night

£2087 - £5731 / week

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from £348 / night

(16) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with golf nearby in Santa Ponsa

Santa Ponsa / Santa Ponsa Marina

2 6 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
20m from beach. Up to 6 guests. All services near apartment.  …see more

from £39 / night

£250 - £690 / week

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from £39 / night

(18) Excellent 

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Calpe holiday villa rental

Calpe / Los Pinos - The Pines

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Stunning” We had the most amazing time in the villa. It is in such a wonderful setting, so peaceful and in private residential location. We stayed in the villa with two young children under the age of eight and we found the pool to be the highlight of  …see more

from £65 / night

£450 - £1150 / week

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from £65 / night

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Holiday home with shared pool, golf nearby in Monforte del Cid

Province of Alicante / Monforte del Cid

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 22 km
  • Swimming pool
Bright and sunny townhome in Alenda Golf resort. Perfect for golf or family holidays. Sea views from the en suite master. 2+ bedrooms, one with 2 twin beds and another with a trundle bed, and a family bathroom as well as powder room on guest floor. Sunny private terrace  …see more

from £35 / night

£218 - £392 / week

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from £35 / night

28

Holiday home rental

Setubal District / Comporta

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
Casa Formosa, is the ideal place to spend relaxing days, only 300m from the km-long white sand beach, a true paradise.If you lay in one of the three hammocks, you can enjoy the sounds of the sea. The summer house charms with its cozy, welcoming atmosphere.<br />Th  …see more

from £93 / night

£573 - £1411 / week

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from £93 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with shared pool in Jericoacoara

Jijoca de Jericoacoara / Jericoacoara

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
Ideally located on the beach of Prea, PreaBeachVillas is paradise Kiters and their families. The 4 villas offer stunning ocean views and exceptional comfort . In PBV: Kite School F ONE , bar/restaurant, swimming pool.Perfect for holidays with family or friends!<br /  …see more

from £111 / night

£914 - £1175 / week

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from £111 / night

(7) Excellent 

28

Viseu District / Espadanedo

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool

 …see more

from £196 / night

£1370 - £1796 / week

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from £196 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Costalita

Estepona / Costalita

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Fantastic apartment. Perfect for families with small children.” I stayed at this apartment for a week in September with my husband and 2 small children and I can honestly say it had everything we needed/wanted. It was a home away from home. There was  …see more

from £109 / night

£783 - £1305 / week

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from £109 / night

(2) Excellent 

10

Evora District / Reguengos de Monsaraz

10 24 2 nights min

  • 10 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 24
  • 2 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

 …see more

from £40 / night

£261 / week

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from £40 / night

(14) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment rental

Calvia / Santa Ponsa

1 4 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.05 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic” Great location. We stayed for one week with our baby. The apartment is just across the road from the lovely sandy beach, Alex the owner picked us up from the airport with a car seat for our little one. The apartment was spotlessly clean and  …see more

from £32 / night

£218 - £653 / week

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from £32 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment rental

Orihuela / Villamartin

3 7 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
This is a lovely apartment, with WIFI and air con, near to the Villamartin Plaza and Golf Course. It is on the ground floor of a two-storey building. There is a south facing terrace and garden, which includes a driveway for off road parking. The front terrace and gazebo  …see more

from £30 / night

£200 - £320 / week

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from £30 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Benidorm with shared pool

Benidorm / Levante Beach

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Nice apartment in Rincon de Loix in central Benidorm. TV, Internet, swimming pool (summer only) and parking.  …see more

from £38 / night

£261 - £479 / week

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from £38 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Sao Vicente

Madeira / Sao Vicente

3 5 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
Experience the Madeiran countryside and culture in this lovingly restored and delightful traditional stone cottage, snuggled in the small country village of Lamaceiros, yet close to the coast and sea. Located in the country village of Lameiros, 4,5 Km from the town of  …see more

from £31 / night

£214 - £542 / week

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from £31 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Praia D'el Rey Golf and Country Club holiday villa rental

Caldas da Rainha / Praia D'el Rey Golf and Country Club

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful place” We've have just come back from our 2-week annual family holiday in Portugal. We absolutely loved the villa - it offered us ample of space for 6 adults. It is furnished to a high standard and well equipped. The pool is a great size and  …see more

from £125 / night

£870 - £1740 / week

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from £125 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Arco da Calheta

Calheta / Arco da Calheta

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Traditional Madeira stone cottage with private garden, cliff top location and stunning panoramic sea views<br />Should you require it, the sofa on the landing opens up into an extra bed.There is free wi-fi connection i  …see more

from £35 / night

£244 - £615 / week

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from £35 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Torremolinos holiday studio rental

Torremolinos / Carihuela

Studio 4 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Seconds away from the beach with excellent view” The studio is perfectly located on the "Punto" headland which means that both Torremolinos town and the Carihuela areas for shopping and restaurants are within easy reach and there's a handy private ele  …see more

from £27 / night

£166 - £712 / week

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from £27 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Florianopolis / Campeche

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

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from £25 / night

£553 - £735 / week

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from £25 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Herdade dos Salgados holiday apartment rental

Albufeira / Herdade dos Salgados

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely apartment, excellent holiday.” The apartment is lovely, quite stylish and also very roomy and comfortable: all our needs were satisfied (very convenient, the extra tv set in the bedroom). All the furniture and decoration are of very good  …see more

from £26 / night

£390 - £1354 / week

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from £26 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Denia

Denia / Monte Pego

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Swimming pool
A fully furnished centrally heated and air-conditioned 3 Bedroom/3 Bathroom Villa with private pool and fantastic sea and mountain views. It has a peaceful mountain location, within easy reach of beaches.Beautiful villa with private pool and stunning sea and mou  …see more

from £102 / night

£714 - £1044 / week

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from £102 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Caleta de Fuste

Caleta de Fuste / Campo de Golfe

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“33 El Cortijo - Villa El Hierro - An excellent Villa” Just returned from a fantastic stay at Villa El Hierro. Weather was excellent. The Villa is lovely, in a great position for access to all amenities and yet very very peaceful, it seemed like  …see more

from £108 / night

£750 - £1025 / week

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from £108 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Albufeira Marina

Albufeira / Albufeira Marina

4 9 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Within less than 10 minutes walk from the famous beach on the Albufeira bay and the newly built Albufeira Marina, this vila features free wiFi, squash court, spa, sea view terraces and heated pool. Golf is available at Salgados, about 8 minutes by car from the villa.  …see more

from £174 / night

£696 - £3740 / week

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from £174 / night

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Province of Alicante / Pilar de la Horadada

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £22 / night

£153 - £235 / week

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from £22 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Rasquera holiday apartment rental

Province of Tarragona / Rasquera

1 5 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Long-term Renters Welcome, children welcome ,pets considered,suitable for elderly or infirm. swimmingpool. Mountains, quiet. beach, village, culture and nature. Walking.<br />Details for Kingfisher,1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, 1 BathroomThe apartment is located on the po  …see more

from £74 / night

£518 / week

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from £74 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Crescent Head

New South Wales / Crescent Head

2 6 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
The self-contained property has full cooking facilities and a fenced in yard set a block back from the main street. The bathroom has both a shower and bath and a separate toilet.  …see more

from £56 / night

£277 - £994 / week

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from £56 / night