Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

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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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Vincentia holiday home rental

Jervis Bay / Vincentia

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Child friendly
“Great for a family get-together” Very pleased to stay at Weekend A La Mer. The house was just as described, close enough to Vincentia, but in a quiet residential area. Fantastic views from the front bedroom and terrace. Just a short walk down to the  …see more

from £185 / night

£1492 - £1843 / week

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from £185 / night

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Holiday converted chapel in Yerong Creek

New South Wales / Yerong Creek

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets
A nice place to relax with family or friends a ideal getaway, halfway from sydney to melborneGoood sound system available Loads dvds to watch movies on the large screen tv. ( no tv programmes sorry)x  …see more

from £117 / night

£615 / week

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from £117 / night

(11) Very Good 

9

Setubal District / Costa da Caparica

2 4 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool

 …see more

from £30 / night

£206 / week

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from £30 / night

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(2) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Santa Coloma de Cervello

Province of Barcelona / Santa Coloma de Cervello

3 5 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Child friendly
IN SUMMARY: You can enjoy something that is hard to find nowadays: The life of a very quiet, friendly, and full of unique buildings village, and a stone's throw from Barcelona!.  …see more

from £59 / night

£412 - £547 / week

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from £59 / night

18

Guest house rental in Brisbane

Brisbane Region / Brisbane

5 12 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
So close to Brisbane City only 3km away. We are in Red Hill which is next to Paddington and the city a very green leafy neighbourhood. Walking distance to plenty of cool bars, quaint shops, many types of cuisine and cafes. Easy public transport to the city, cultural cen  …see more

from £141 / night

£878 - £1123 / week

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from £141 / night

(4) Excellent 

17

Arrondissement of Saint-Paul / Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains

Studio 4 5 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets

 …see more

from £51 / night

£328 - £353 / week

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from £51 / night

(8) Very Good 

11

Barcelona holiday apartment rental

Barcelona / Central Barcelona

2 7 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Flat in Eixample” We are just back from a brilliant holiday in Barcelona. The flat was perfect for our family - 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, sitting room, dining area wifi. The location was great. We were within walking distance  …see more

from £76 / night

£463 - £1358 / week

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from £76 / night

(9) Excellent 

27

Apartment rental in Australia & New Zealand with swimming pool

Western Australia / Busselton

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
This first floor apartment is a little piece of heaven set in quiet gardens backing on to a beach reserve . Sit on the sheltered balcony overlooking the pool and listen to the waves gently breaking on the shore. Take a walk through the peppermint trees and in a minute y  …see more

from £94 / night

£644 - £971 / week

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from £94 / night

(23) Excellent 

54

Holiday villa with golf nearby in Puerto Banus

Puerto Banus / Puerto Banus Centre

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.75 km
  • Swimming pool
“Perfect holiday for the whole family. Highly recommended!!” I stayed at Villa Banus with my husband and 2 small children at the beginning of July and we thoroughly enjoyed our relaxing break! The owner got back to my enquiry straight away and was very  …see more

from £280 / night

£1600 - £2950 / week

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from £280 / night

(2) Excellent 

33

Tamandare / Praia dos Carneiros

1 6 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

 …see more

from £137 / night

£954 / week

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from £137 / night

(4) Very Good 

60

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Sunny Isles Beach

Florida / Sunny Isles Beach

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Looking for the best place to enjoy Miami Beach?With 'Rent Miami 305' you can enjoy world-class luxury at an affordable price. If you are travelling on your own, with family or friends, our residence has 2 bedrooms (1st bedroom has a king size bed and  …see more

from £87 / night

£745 - £827 / week

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from £87 / night

(1) Very Good 

15

Holiday villa rental

Quarteira / Vilamoura

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Casa Madeira is a 2/3 bedroom villa located in a quiet area in Vilamoura. This bright and airy villa offers a typical charcoal BBQ just next to the outdoor dining table, a proportional swimming pool, garden and a nice BBQ.  …see more

from £76 / night

£446 - £1219 / week

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from £76 / night

(1) Excellent 

14

Costa Blanca / La Zenia

2 6 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

 …see more

from £82 / night

£572 - £656 / week

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from £82 / night

(1) Excellent 

27

Holiday home in Duncraig

Joondalup / Duncraig

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Clovers Beach Cottage is located just a short car or bike ride to the bustling Hillarys Boat Harbour, Western Australia's number one tourist attraction complete with restaurants, cafes, shopping and entertainment for the whole family. The home is nestled in the quiet  …see more

from £115 / night

£799 / week

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from £115 / night

51

Port de Pollenca holiday villa rental

Port de Pollenca / Can Singala

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
Sunny all day !!! Sea style Villa at 150 mts from the beach in the exclusive residential area of Can Singala, Puerto Pollensa, a privileged area,surounded by similar villas and mountain landscape. This Enachanting villa has a fabulous Chill Out area in the roof ter  …see more

from £101 / night

£706 / week

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from £101 / night

(1) Excellent 

4

Narooma holiday farmhouse rental

New South Wales / Narooma

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Child friendly
The unique atmosphere at Bodalla rockhouse combines the best of the bush and beach getaway experiences. Relax in private on 100 acres of hinterland on the beautiful Naturecoast of southern NSW.Optional linen hire available contact owners.  …see more

from £129 / night

£936 - £1462 / week

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from £129 / night

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Scarborough holiday apartment rental

Cape Town / Scarborough

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Casual, rustic and chilled-Away from the Mainstream Mania-Take a break, take off your shoes and literally walk to the Beach.Scarborough Western Cape is a small hamlet just north of Cape Point. Consisting of a few hundred houses, Scarborough is home to an ever growing nu  …see more

from £40 / night

£200 - £340 / week

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from £40 / night

15

Costa Dorada / El Vendrell

5 16 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 16
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

 …see more

from £135 / night

£946 - £1891 / week

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from £135 / night

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Holiday home with golf nearby in San Pedro de Alcantara

Costa del Sol / San Pedro de Alcantara

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Magnificent 2 beds 2 bathroom townhouse 150mtrs distance to the beach of Guadalmina and San Pedro de Alcantara. This property boasts 2 nice bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, a very comfortable lounge , fully equipped kitchen with washing machine and microwave, magnifice  …see more

from £110 / night

£765 / week

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from £110 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Zanzibar Island / Jambiani

4 10 5 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

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from £51 / night

£412 - £1824 / week

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from £51 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Costa del Sol / Malaga

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Car not necessary
opulent maisonette close to the beach and city center in colourful authentic andalusian neighborhood  …see more

from £51 / night

£437 / week

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from £51 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Douro Valley

Northern Portugal / Douro Valley

4 9 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
This rustic country house situated in the heart of Douro region, Quinta da Pereira offers the possibility of a quite and relaxed stay with stunning views over the Marão mountain and Douro valley also you can enjoy the cherry plantation. Very cosy stone wall living room  …see more

from £85 / night

£589 / week

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from £85 / night

32

Home rental in Central Algarve

Faro District / Quarteira

3 6 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets
Modern, spacious and comfortable House, 2 bedrooms plus one spacious bedroom in basement central air conditioning surround music in bedrooms & living room, only 10 min walk to the two beaches Quarteira and or Vilamoura, centrally located. Small Garden with Barbeque. 3  …see more

from £66 / night

£677 - £837 / week

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from £66 / night

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Holiday apartment in Klaipeda

Klaipeda County / Klaipeda

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Ask about pets
The main advantage of this apartment is that it is literally one hundred meters away from the Baltic Sea. In addition, the residence itself is really bright and cosy, and contemporary. It is situated in a private street away from the center of Melnrag? leaving all of t  …see more

from £85 / night

£589 / week

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from £85 / night

(13) Very Good 

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Moraira / Benissa Costa

Studio 2 3 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

 …see more

from £32 / night

£218 / week

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from £32 / night

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Xangri-La holiday apartment rental

State of Rio Grande do Sul / Xangri-La

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
This is a apartment in a resort clubhouse , the best condo in this area, look for ROSSI ATLANTIDA in internet about more information,, security, near the beach, with beach club only 50 meters of the "plataforma", garage for 2 cars, 3 bed-rooms, complete, very good for f  …see more

from £221 / night

£1575 - £3189 / week

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from £221 / night

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Holiday apartment in Playa Flamenca

Province of Alicante / Playa Flamenca

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
brand new appartement with new meubilair, cheets, towels avaleble, also two bikes, south orientated, near to La zenia boulevard, near the beach from PLAYA Flamenca, private parking , many bars and restaurants near, 60 km from airport Alicante, many beaches , lovely plac  …see more

from £22 / night

£148 / week

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from £22 / night

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Villa rental in Moraira with swimming pool, golf nearby

Costa Blanca / Moraira

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Close to Moraira town centre, this villa is perfect for those that do not want to travel far to the shops, supermarkets, beach and restaurants.The villa next door - Vista, with its own private swimming pool, is also available for rental.  …see more

from £35 / night

£244 - £878 / week

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from £35 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Holiday villa in Sintra

Sintra / Praia Grande

5 12 4 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Very happy with villa” We were a family of 12,, 7adults and 5 children. We stayed a week, the villa is huge, does need a bit of updating, but we had no complaints. The only thing wrong was the bedroom situated above the indoor pool room seemed damp.  …see more

from £236 / night

£1379 - £3429 / week

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from £236 / night

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Maine / Brewer

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £118 / night

£822 / week

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from £118 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in El Medano

Tenerife / El Medano

2 4 6 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 6 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect location... clean, spacious apartment with ocean view.” We stayed for 3 weeks and loved every minute of our time in El Medano. Apartment is the perfect base for exploring Tenerife. Ocean view from living room and both bedrooms. Close to shops  …see more

from £69 / night

£412 - £505 / week

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from £69 / night

(2) Average 

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Villa letting in Central Algarve with swimming pool

Albufeira / Cerro Grande

6 14 7 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
Sleeps 14. 6 bedroom villa with private swimming pool with beautiful sea views over looking the Marina. Air-conditioning in the master room and internet access. Fully enclosed garden. Secluded with wonderful views. Outdoor alfresco large dining area next to the barbecue  …see more

from £165 / night

£1150 - £3500 / week

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from £165 / night

(5) Very Good 

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The Bukit holiday villa rental

Jimbaran / The Bukit

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car not necessary
Ocean front, stunning views, open planned living, air conditioning, surfing paradise, perfect retreat for rest and relaxation,40mins from Kuta and 50 Seminyak town centers, 2 international surf breaks can be seen from bed.Walking distance from Padang Padang and Dreamlan  …see more

from £125 / night

£851 - £1434 / week

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from £125 / night

(20) Very Good 

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Central Algarve holiday villa rental

Albufeira / Forte Sao Joao

4 11 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic villa in a superb location” We travelled to Albufeira with 3 other couples and my 6 month old baby in September 2012 and stayed 7 nights at Villa Forte. The villa is great, just what we wanted and very clean. It was walking distance to both  …see more

from £100 / night

£595 - £1995 / week

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from £100 / night

(7) Very Good 

71

Holiday villa in Nerja

Nerja / San Juan de Capistrano

4 8 5 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful, peaceful location but close to all amenities and town” The property is in a wonderful location with lovely views from the roof terrace, away from the bustle of the lively town of Nerja but very close to the great amenities as advertised. Bo  …see more

from £57 / night

£400 - £1100 / week

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from £57 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Apartment rental in Swakopmund

Erongo Region / Swakopmund

2 5 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Holiday Self CateringFully provide self-catering two storey Unit with lock-up Garage , Alarm System, Complex Security.  …see more

from £70 / night

£489 - £689 / week

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from £70 / night

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Holiday beach hut in Oceania

Savai'i

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
We have the most breath-taking sites of seeing another island, Aunu on the horizon. We are closest to the end of the East side of the island where one can see the sunrise when waking up. Beautiful scenic backgrounds for picture-taking are benefits to coming out.Take a real  …see more

from £44 / night

£276 / week

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from £44 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Setubal District / Azeitao

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

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from £211 / night

£1009 - £2454 / week

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from £211 / night

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San Andres y Sauces holiday home rental

La Palma / San Andres y Sauces

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Casa Los Nacientes was built at the beginning of the 20th Century. During the fifties akithchen and a laundry room were added in the place where the stables used to be.  …see more

from £38 / night

£265 - £318 / week

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from £38 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Holiday b&b in Matamata

Waikato Region / Matamata

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets
Only 10 minutes from the Hobbiton Movie Set, our luxury B & B is on an orchard & is private & peaceful. Beautiful sunset views with a spa pool under the stars. Equipped with kitchen facilities, spacious bathroom a bedroom that can sleep two singles or a cou  …see more

from £77 / night

£512 - £922 / week

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from £77 / night