Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (71473)

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

71,473 Holiday homes

Filters applied: Pets allowed (71,473)

(12) Excellent 

27

Vipingo holiday home rental

Mombasa / Vipingo

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“viscerally serene and emotionally stimulating” The serenity of the infinity pool set against the ocean’s shifting tides and the subtle transitions of blue skies on the broad horizon was sublime. Steps carved out of the cliff offer an extraordinary  …see more

from £185 / night

£1295 / week

Book View

from £185 / night

(3) Very Good 

16

Holiday villa in Rotonda West

Southwest Gulf Coast / Rotonda West

4 10 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
An exceptionally well kept property with an excellent management company very close by in case you need anything at all.Comfy beds, lovely, spacious rooms2 dining areas indoor and another by the pool WI FiBBQBikesRestaurants, Beaches GolfLong term rental and out of seas  …see more

from £100 / night

£595 - £995 / week

Book View

from £100 / night

(2) Excellent 

24

Villa letting in Quesada with shared pool, golf nearby

Quesada / Dona Pepa 2

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
This Luxury Villa is in an ideal setting opposite private grassed areas and pool. There are 3 terraces, one of which is upstairs overlooking the pool. It is furnished up to a very high standard with LCD televisions with satellite both in the lounge and main bedroom.Wi  …see more

from £28 / night

£195 - £300 / week

Book View

from £28 / night

Featured properties

(7) Very Good 

12

Holiday villa with golf nearby in Fort Myers

Fort Myers / South Fort Myers

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great place” Really enjoyed our stay, enjoyed the villa. Management company where excellent, providing an excellent prompt service when a smoke alarm decided it's battery was low and kept on bleeping.(really annoying!). My only gripe was that a bbq wa  …see more

from £103 / night

£715 - £1016 / week

Book View

from £103 / night

22

State of Espirito Santo / Guarapari

1 6 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

 …see more

from £43 / night

£300 / week

Book View

from £43 / night

(1) Very Good 

22

Cala De Finestrat holiday apartment rental

Province of Alicante / Cala De Finestrat

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Apartment in Benidorm.Apartment is brand new, fully equipped has four bedrooms and two bathrooms. Big living room with kitchen - office.In building there is a communal pool. Apartment is in a quiet area of Benidorm, 70 meters from the beach.  …see more

from £128 / night

£848 - £2119 / week

Book View

from £128 / night

17

Holiday home with shared pool in Jimena de la Frontera

Province of Cadiz / Jimena de la Frontera

2 3 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Delightful rustic cottage with private pool set within mature tropical gardens. It has its own entrance with path leading down to the Hozgarganta river. 7 minute walk away from all commodities in the village while totally private. It consists of a sitting room with one  …see more

from £49 / night

£339 - £670 / week

Book View

from £49 / night

(7) Very Good 

15

Quorn holiday townhouse rental

Flinders Ranges / Quorn

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets
Interested in walks, movies, (>40 movies filmed in & around Quorn), see historical towns like Cradddock, Kanyaka and Hawker, Scenery and walks at Wilpena Pound, Pichi Richi Railway, and the PRR yards and its original historic railway station, Powell arid gardens.  …see more

from £142 / night

£989 / week

Book View

from £142 / night

(2) Excellent 

10

Holiday villa letting

Rotonda West / Long Meadow

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool
Fantastic management company to care for your every need at this fantastic home.WI FiBBQBikesGolf ClubsJacuzzi baths in both master suitesElectric and solar heated poolKing size beds in both master suitesUpgraded kitchen and bathrooms Every applianceLong term rental and  …see more

from £82 / night

£575 - £995 / week

Book View

from £82 / night

(5) Excellent 

16

Raiatea / Uturoa

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Ask about pets

 …see more

from £50 / night

£323 / week

Book View

from £50 / night

(2) Average 

24

Holiday apartment in Mgarr

Island of Malta / Mgarr

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
This well appointed, fully furnished, 2nd floor apartment is located in the quiet and tranquil village of Mgarr. The apartment has 1 double bedroom with a balcony and an en-suite shower, 1 twin bedded bedroom and a 1 bedded bedroom. It also has 1 bathroom with bath an  …see more

from £20 / night

£137 / week

Book View

from £20 / night

13

Holiday b&b in South India

Karnataka / Kodagu (Coorg)

5 14 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 118 km
  • Child friendly
it located in SH88, on Madikeri Maglore high way, its 14 km from Madikeri. pick up service is available. trekking, BBQ, off road jeep riding,RAJ ESTATE STAY IS 100 ACER COFFEE PLANTATION.  …see more

from £199 / night

£794 / week

Book View

from £199 / night

7

Holiday cottage in Australia & New Zealand

New South Wales / Byron Bay

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Sunset Cottage is a fully self-contained, open-plan 1 bedroom cottage (with a sofa bed for 2 more guests ideally suited for 1 adult/ 2 children). The cottage is located on a quiet, secluded 5 acre property and has amazing sunset vistas and views over the Byron Bay hinte  …see more

from £133 / night

£883 - £1174 / week

Book View

from £133 / night

(10) Very Good 

19

Holiday b&b in Tiberias

Galilee / Tiberias

1 3 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
view, beautiful, See of Galilee, restored, ancient, vacation rental, apartment  …see more

from £64 / night

£445 - £584 / week

Book View

from £64 / night

9

Holiday home in Blackheath

Blue Mountains / Blackheath

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Ask about pets
Illalangi is a luxurious boutique cottage boasting the beautiful combination of original charm and modern convenience. This classic weatherboard from the turn of the century, once the home of Blackheath's earliest baker and grocer, has been elegantly renovated to captur  …see more

from £146 / night

£706 - £871 / week

Book View

from £146 / night

(1) Excellent 

26

Holiday villa in Huangshan

Anhui / Huangshan

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Home to luxury Van Gogh Inn in historic peace and quiet of ancient Village of Xidi in Yellow Mountain region near Shanghai, China.For more than 2 weeks booking, discount price is available. Please contact owner  …see more

from £88 / night

£600 - £880 / week

Book View

from £88 / night

(4) Excellent 

31

Home rental in Xaghra with swimming pool

Island of Gozo / Xaghra

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Incredible property with finesse and character .” I stayed at Dar Ta Nina with family and friends in a big group and we had a ball. We love to cook and enjoy local produce and the kitchen had everything we needed. The large tables inside and out were  …see more

from £175 / night

£950 - £1800 / week

Book View

from £175 / night

(2) Excellent 

17

Holiday home with shared pool in Torre de la Horadada

Province of Alicante / Torre de la Horadada

3 6 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
This is a lovely 3 bed holiday home in the very popular Torre del la Horadada area close to Campoamor and Cabo Roig . The house is only 30 yards from the communal pool and comes fully equipped for a great holiday . The house has a twin bedroom and shower room on the lo  …see more

from £39 / night

£255 - £450 / week

Book View

from £39 / night

(4) Excellent 

22

Holiday villa with shared pool, golf nearby in Caleta de Fuste

Caleta de Fuste / Montana Blanca

2 4 6 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 6 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“quiet but well suited” fully equipped villa, clean with fresh linen and towels, very quiet area quiet pool near always empty , bit of a walk to shops or town but a walk down and taxi back (4euros) was our way of travel, overall good relaxing br  …see more

from £35 / night

£249 / week

Book View

from £35 / night

15

Sitges holiday apartment rental

Province of Barcelona / Sitges

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Newly renovated apartment with balcony for 4 people. It is on the second floor with elevator and has air conditioning in the dining room. There are 2 bedrooms, one double and one with 2 single beds. It has TV, WiFi and optional parking. The kitchen has a dishwasher, was  …see more

from £106 / night

£742 / week

Book View

from £106 / night

14

Martinique / Sainte Anne

Studio 3 1 night min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

 …see more

from £43 / night

£297 / week

Book View

from £43 / night

16

Holiday penthouse in Benahavis

Costa del Sol / Benahavis

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Beautifully sea views one level, luxury 2 bedroom penthouse apartment. This apartment is situated in a beautiful, newly established complex which boasts 4 outdoor swimming pools, great views and charming water features running through the lush lansdcaped gardens. The c  …see more

from £112 / night

£662 - £924 / week

Book View

from £112 / night

(1) Excellent 

28

State of Ceara / Fortaleza

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool

 …see more

from £68 / night

£297 - £1814 / week

Book View

from £68 / night

(2) Average 

19

Apartment rental in Santa Eulalia del Río

Ibiza / Santa Eulalia del Río

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Gorgeous views, fabulous location” Lovely apartment in an amazing location. Everything you need on the doorstep. No need for a car and no free parking available if you do. Missed having a pool but with the beach right in front of the apartment it's no  …see more

from £186 / night

£1297 - £1865 / week

Book View

from £186 / night

(43) Excellent 

44

Villa rental in Costa Tropical with swimming pool

Almunecar / Los Pinos

4 9 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.9 km
  • Swimming pool
“We keep on coming back which says it all - just perfect!” A great location for a great family holiday with a selection of superb beeches and restaurants etc and when you get back to 'El Nido' it feels like home with the added benefit of a lovely pool  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 - £1653 / week

Book View

from £100 / night

15

Holiday townhouse with golf nearby in Qormi

Island of Malta / Qormi

1 3 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 5 nights min
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Charming 200 year old traditional Maltese house. The house consists of one double bedroom, Living Room, a Fully equipped Kitchen and Dining area. The house also has a Computer with internet for users and roof with city views, yard with relaxing area, kitchen, living  …see more

from £39 / night

£238 / week

Book View

from £39 / night

(8) Excellent 

32

Holiday farmhouse with swimming pool in Central Algarve

Faro District / Loule

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Swimming pool
The Quinta is just a short distance from the popular town of Loule that has all the facilities you need for your holiday with it's bars restaurants supermarkets shops and banks. It is only a short drive from the busy resort of Vilamoura, local golf courses and Faro.  …see more

from £60 / night

£395 - £1495 / week

Book View

from £60 / night

(5) Excellent 

24

Villa rental in La Playa de Tauro with swimming pool

Gran Canaria / La Playa de Tauro

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Lovely Villa in Great Location” The villa is really nice and in a great location. Amazing pool and terrace, with lovely spacious bedrooms. Only 4 euros for a taxi into Puerto Rico, and a local shop just a 3 minute walk down the hill. Neighbors were qu  …see more

from £170 / night

£1102 - £1314 / week

Book View

from £170 / night

(15) Very Good 

25

Central Algarve holiday apartment rental

Albufeira / Sao Rafael

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.75 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excelent apartment” Excellent apartment, very well equipped, very spacious and very well located. Beach 5 minutes walk. Good place to rest with a beautiful garden overlooking the sea. The owner is a lady very helpful and gentle. I hope to return in a  …see more

from £68 / night

£424 - £763 / week

Book View

from £68 / night

(6) Very Good 

14

Yungaburra holiday home rental

Queensland / Yungaburra

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Silky Oak Chalet is only 3 minutes walking distance to shops & Town Center but situated at the end of a quite cul de sac on a 1100 sqm block. The loft house is high set. Upstairs is the very spacey main bedroom , ensuite, extra lounge, writing desk . Downstairs are 2 be  …see more

from £89 / night

£618 / week

Book View

from £89 / night

(28) Excellent 

76

Chaweng holiday villa rental

Chaweng / Chaweng Noi

4 11 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic, awesome place” We stayed at the villa in a perfect location for large group of people, family with children or even relaxing with the beloved one. Thanks to Manu and Jazz and the staff for the ospitality! I will definitely come back for mor  …see more

from £317 / night

£2217 / week

Enquire View

from £317 / night

(3) Very Good 

24

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.The Restaurant and Spa are not operational. Ther  …see more

from £76 / night

£339 - £547 / week

Book View

from £76 / night

(3) Excellent 

28

Costa Brava / Roses

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

 …see more

from £146 / night

£1017 - £2543 / week

Book View

from £146 / night

(1) Excellent 

15

Holiday home in Hat Head

New South Wales / Hat Head

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Fully equipped 3br house with master bedroom wing with ensuite and private deck - both other bedrooms have access to another private deck with views to the sea and national park. Uninterrupted views of the beach from Hat Head to Smokey Cape  …see more

from £168 / night

£1174 / week

Book View

from £168 / night

15

Holiday apartment rental

KwaZulu-Natal / La-Lucia

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
St LUCIA, also known as iSimangiliso Wetland Park is the First World Heritage Site in South Afica.There are over 400 hippos and 2000 crocodiles in the wetland park. The Cape Vidal reserve is home to the white Rhino.. The Apartment is 3km from the game reserves.Apartm  …see more

from £88 / night

£612 / week

Book View

from £88 / night

(2) Very Good 

15

Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Almerimar

Almerimar / Portofino Complex

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Lovely, spacious apartment close to shops and bars.” This is a spacious two bedroom apartment in a central location in Almerimar. The balcony has nice views of the marina, albeit over roof tops. The balcony is overlooked by the adjacent apartment bl  …see more

from £53 / night

£371 - £476 / week

Book View

from £53 / night

10

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

Book View

from £40 / night

8

Holiday bungalow with shared pool in Pucon

Araucania Region / Pucon

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
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, will  …see more

from £96 / night

£620 - £794 / week

Book View

from £96 / night

(34) Excellent 

31

Apartment rental in Benalmadena Costa with shared pool, golf nearby

Benalmadena / Benalmadena Costa

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Quality vacation, property, location & facilities.” Lovely property, plenty of space, with great views. Supermarket positioned by front entrance so you don't have to venture far. Property has everything you need including SKY TV, and Wi-Fi. This was t  …see more

from £54 / night

£375 - £875 / week

Book View

from £54 / night

18

Puerto Vallarta holiday penthouse rental

Jalisco / Puerto Vallarta

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
A large modern Penthouse Villa, ocean & jungle views from every room, amazing sunsets from your private dipping pool or 2 large private balconies, 3 large bedrooms each with own bath, expansive outdoor spaces with BBQ, furniture and palapa, secured entry and parking.Sp  …see more

from £139 / night

£1112 - £2084 / week

Book View

from £139 / 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