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Winter sun breaks (52842)

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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Valletta holiday townhouse rental

Valletta / Central Valletta

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Stunning.” I can't add any more comments that haven't already been said in previous reviews. Stunning is what it is. Five minute walk and you are in the centre of Valletta but it's in a really quiet location. The view from the terrace is great, especi
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from £150 / night

£961 - £1663 / week

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from £150 / night

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Holiday lodge in Beau Bassin - Rose Hill

Plaines Wilhems District / Beau Bassin - Rose Hill

12 30 3 nights min

  • 12 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 30
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly

from £24 / night

£166 / week

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from £24 / night

(66) Excellent 

53

Koggala holiday villa rental

Galle District / Koggala

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Breathtakingly beautiful property with the most delightful hosts.” The view from Lakeview Villa will literally take your breath away. The house is stunning - beautifully designed with enormous rooms and terraces. The swimming pool is a great size and
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from £150 / night

£1600 - £2250 / week

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from £150 / night

(11) Very Good 

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Holiday home in Naxxar

Island of Malta / Naxxar

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 13 km
  • Child friendly
“An accommodation to travelers wanting to experience the real and genuine Malta's culture” Saveria house has a very good location - when renting a car it is almost in the middle of the island and easy to go around. I would suggest that house to anyone
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from £58 / night

£400 - £676 / week

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from £58 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Villa rental in San Rafael with swimming pool, golf nearby

Ibiza / San Rafael

7 14 7 nights min

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Swimming pool

from £422 / night

£2950 - £6500 / week

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from £422 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Las Chapas holiday villa rental

Marbella / Las Chapas

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Home from home .” Just returned from a ten day stay at this wonderful villa with my family.the villa is well eguipped and five minutes from the beach.we found plenty of nice reserants within walking distance .the whole booking process was easy with go
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from £138 / night

£965 - £2983 / week

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from £138 / night

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Holiday home in Port Havannah

Efate / Port Havannah

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly

from £120 / night

£834 / week

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from £120 / night

(14) Very Good 

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Denia holiday apartment rental

Costa Blanca / Denia

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful apartment with everything close by” We stayed at the penthouse apartment in Denia July/ August 2013- my husband and I with our two small children. The swimming pool is huge with children's pool next to it. Beach is a 5 minute stroll away. Su
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from £60 / night

£400 - £600 / week

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from £60 / night

(42) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Sanur

Sanur / Tamblingan

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool

from £100 / night

£700 / week

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from £100 / night

(12) Very Good 

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Holiday guest house with shared pool in Lombok Tengah

Kuta / Lombok Tengah

5 15 2 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.6 km
  • Swimming pool
“We had the best time” The guys who worked here were over the top service minded. They did everything and a little more. And the best thing is that it wasn't expensive at all. I would definetely stay here again and recommend it to everyone else.
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from £15 / night

£100 / week

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(16) Excellent 

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Home accommodation in Chaweng with swimming pool, golf nearby

Chaweng / Chaweng Noi

6 13 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 13
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Home away from home” Perfect stay, everything you needed was at the villa and manager and owner are very helpful. Staff are brilliant and location was amazing, very quiet and not far from town or shops, local tesco was 10 min walk, the manager arrange
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from £246 / night

£1617 - £2725 / week

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from £246 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Sant Rafael holiday villa rental

Sant Rafael / Santa Ines

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Perfect holiday” Lovely villa with everything you need. Three bedrooms and enought space for six. Nice outdoor and Lovely decoration. Car is essential but only a short drive to some nice beaches and restaurants. Excellent comunication with Thomas who
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from £264 / night

£1843 / week

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Holiday apartment in Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv District / Tel Aviv

1 5 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £28 / night

£178 / week

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(14) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage letting

Gili Islands / Gili Trawangan

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly

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from £27 / night

£167 - £210 / week

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from £27 / night

(23) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with golf nearby in Benalmadena Costa

Benalmadena / Benalmadena Costa

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Relaxing Holiday” Had such a relaxing time on the beach and in the sea. The apartment was a few feet from the beach and catered for all our needs. This included an excellent Wifi signal that worked on the beach too. Anne and Nigel were very friendly
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from £35 / night

£250 - £475 / week

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from £35 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Cabo Roig

Costa Blanca / Cabo Roig

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool

Certificate of Excellence

from £29 / night

£154 - £286 / week

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(8) Very Good 

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Holiday home in Weligama

Matara / Weligama

4 9 4 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 nights min
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Fabulous” We loved every minute at The Boathouse. The house is beautiful and stylishly decorated and in the prime location in the centre of the beach. From the moment we arrived at Colombo we were well taken care of as the owner had organised our pi
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from £237 / night

£1654 - £3583 / week

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Holiday home in Belmont

Greater Perth / Belmont

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“What I needed at the time not for everyoe” A clean small house that was what I needed for a break in a quiet area, reasonable well fitted out but the back verandah toilet was a cold place to be at night. No dishwasher which I found a pain the rest of
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from £81 / night

£536 - £605 / week

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from £81 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Casuarina holiday villa accommodation

Malindi / Casuarina

7 14 Min stay varies

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“World Class Birthday Celebration in Spectacular Mansion” I must say I've taken many vacations but my stay in Elena House Malindi is by far the best I've ever experienced! Initially, I had picked different vacation villa to rent but when the group grew
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from £80 / night

£560 - £2940 / week

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avg. 1 hour 42 minutes

from £80 / night

(28) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Torrevieja with shared pool

Torrevieja / Playa los Locos

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“The best front line apartment in Torrevieja” We arrived late as flight delayed Paul was there to welcome us. Paul was very helpful nothing to much trouble set up the Wi-Fi for us. The apartment was spotless and fitted out with all one would need.Kati
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from £44 / night

£351 - £483 / week

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Apartment rental in Sesimbra

Setubal District / Sesimbra

1 5 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £66 / night

£334 / week

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from £66 / night

(43) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Saint Julian's / Spinola Bay

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car not necessary
“Excellent!!!” The apartment is spacious and comfortable and it has an amazing sea view. It is also on a great location near the bus stations and a lots of restaurants and places to enjoy. Highly recommend!
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from £88 / night

£615 / week

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from £88 / night

(37) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Lovina Beach

Bali / Lovina Beach

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £101 / night

£707 - £1615 / week

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avg. 1 hour 45 minutes

from £101 / night

(24) Excellent 

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Caleta de Fuste holiday villa rental

Caleta de Fuste / Montana Blanca

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic Villa” We like quiet locations for our holidays and preferably detached properties this is the prime reason we chose this Villa, but for the price it was exceptional and far exceeded the expectations, clean, tidy on a quiet complex it was ne
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from £61 / night

£422 - £483 / week

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(31) Excellent 

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Holiday chalet in Bardez

North Goa District / Bardez

4 14 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Child friendly
“Wonderful Home Away from Home” Wonderful experience for all of us at this Lazy River Cottage. It's the perfect location to check out the sights in Old Goa which is only 2 kms. Panjim is around 10km but its an easy drive. Everything right from the clea
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from £79 / night

£553 / week

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from £79 / night

(5) Excellent 

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La Playa de Tauro holiday villa rental

Gran Canaria / La Playa de Tauro

2 6 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

Certificate of Excellence

from £95 / night

£664 - £971 / week

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from £95 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Halong Bay

Quang Ninh Province / Halong Bay

10 20 1 night min

  • 10 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly

from £60 / night

£414 / week

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(2) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Island of Malta / St. Paul's Bay

1 3 4 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 4 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“St. Paul's 7 days” First time I have booked an Apartment always stayed in hotels when I've been to Malta , can't thank Jurgen enough organised my transfer straight to a very clean apartment which had amazing views over St. Paul's bay , I will definit
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from £27 / night

£185 - £193 / week

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(1) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in Siddapura

Kodagu (Coorg) / Siddapura

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £41 / night

£287 / week

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from £41 / night

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Holiday condo with shared pool in Subang Jaya

Petaling District / Subang Jaya

4 8 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £63 / night

£394 / week

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(44) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Hikkaduwa / Thiranagama

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“An oasis - the perfect place for rest and relaxation” Having spent a week travelling through Sri Lanka we were really looking forward to relaxing and Stone Well Garden villa was the perfect location. On arrival we were greated by Asela and Subash
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from £75 / night

£500 - £1310 / week

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(4) Excellent 

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Quinta do Lago holiday villa rental

Faro District / Quinta do Lago

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool

from £171 / night

£1195 - £3295 / week

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from £171 / night

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Holiday apartment in Kisumu

Nyanza Province / Kisumu

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly

from £62 / night

£430 / week

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from £62 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Kataragama

Uva Province / Kataragama

1 10 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £40 / night

£276 / week

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from £40 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Essaouira

Essaouira / Essaouira

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 18 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Great family house away from it all” The house was ideal for our family of two teenagers and a 6 year old. Located inland from Essaouira and tastefully furnished in a Moroccan style (car essential) it was really a great getaway from it all. The house
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from £29 / night

£198 - £492 / week

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from £29 / night

(10) Excellent 

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La Saline les Bains holiday villa rental

Arrondissement of Saint-Paul / La Saline les Bains

2 6 5 nights min

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

from £88 / night

£615 / week

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from £88 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Tavira

Faro District / Tavira

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent semi rural villa with ample room for 4-6 and a nice garden and pool” The villa is part way up a hillside,down a track, and is well maintained with a fairly large pool and garden with lots of trees and shade. The location provides easy access
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from £72 / night

£500 - £1399 / week

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Holiday home in Plettenberg Bay

Western Cape / Plettenberg Bay

5 12 4 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £22 / night

£142 - £358 / week

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from £22 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Cala Galdana

Minorca / Cala Galdana

4 7 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool

from £71 / night

£1667 / week

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from £71 / night

(19) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Callao Salvaje

Adeje / Callao Salvaje

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“perfect location” fabulous and clean apartment, beach,bars,restaurants and shops all close by.Audrey the owner very helpful and would definitely stay here again and would recommend to family and friends
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from £50 / night

£250 - £350 / week

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from £50 / night

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