Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (823)

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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(13) Excellent 

18

El Presidente, Estepona holiday penthouse rental

Estepona / El Presidente, Estepona

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“this penthouse is fantastic, well appointed and great location” We spent a week at El Presidente and it was fabulous. The apartment is spacious, well designed with the best equipped kitchen I have ever seen. There is a range of pools to relax at and n  …see more

from £65 / night

£425 - £950 / week

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from £65 / night

(1) Very Good 

20

Ski apartment to rent in Palma de Mallorca

Palma de Mallorca / Palma Old Town

1 4 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Ski
High standing building with three apartments on the same features available, completely renovated. Each one with 1 bedroom, kitchen and living room with sofa bed. In the area of "La Lonja", in Palma Old Town.Perfect location in the very heart of Palma's O  …see more

from £73 / night

£509 / week

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from £73 / night

(2) Excellent 

8

Holiday townhouse in Miami Beach

Florida / Miami Beach

1 4 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“This home is more beautiful in person than in the picutures.” We stayed at this property for several months while renovating our home and the experience has been truly wonderful! This home is impeccably furnished. You have all the amenities of a five  …see more

from £358 / night

£2500 / week

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from £358 / night

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(12) Excellent 

34

Holiday apartment with shared pool, tennis court in Rio Mar Torre de la Horadada

Rio Mar Torre de la Horadada / Rio Mar

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“ideal apartment” Beautiful clean modern apartment, well equipped, ideally located near to the beach and within walking distance for restaurants. This is the second time we have used this apartment and it has remained as well kept as the last time we s  …see more

from £45 / night

£250 - £550 / week

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from £45 / night

(5) Excellent 

24

Holiday villa with swimming pool, tennis court in Coconut River

Ko Samui / Coconut River

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
Villa Koh Samui / sea view villa / holiday rental samui / villa letting samui / long term rental samui / sea view family villa / villa with tennis court / samui beach / property for rent koh samui / Thailand villa for rent / luxury rent koh samui / Villa tennis courtvil  …see more

from £596 / night

£4167 - £10834 / week

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from £596 / night

17

Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Mijas Pueblo

Mijas / Mijas Pueblo

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
A Newly built modern furnished 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms apartment in Miraflores , Marbella a popular resort spot of Costal Del Sol ,South Coast of Spain. This property is set in a quiet location and within short walking distances to exotic restaurants and leisure cl  …see more

from £51 / night

£297 - £323 / week

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from £51 / night

32

Holiday villa in Almancil

Almancil / Quinta das Salinas

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
This lovely villa is located very close to the beach, in the heart of Quinta do Mar. Villa Quinta do Mar is a very comfortable 4 bedroom villa enjoying a TV room and a games in the basement. All the facilities are just a short drive distance.  …see more

from £286 / night

£1998 - £4033 / week

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from £286 / night

(4) Excellent 

63

Home rental in Playa de Fanabe with shared pool, tennis court

Adeje / Playa de Fanabe

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Mr” Had a lovley week, villa was beautiful, very clean, pool on site was great, Al in al had a fab week, definatly going back  …see more

from £64 / night

£530 - £1484 / week

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from £64 / night

(2) Excellent 

24

Holiday villa with swimming pool, tennis court in Alcudia

Majorca / Alcudia

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
A delightful detached villa with private tennis courts, set in a quiet location close to all the amenities of Alcudia.  …see more

from £95 / night

£661 - £3169 / week

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from £95 / night

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Ski villa to rent in Davutlar

Kusadasi / Davutlar

4 6 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Ski
Villa for rent in KU?ADASI Davutlar from the owner .  …see more

from £128 / night

£848 / week

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from £128 / night

(2) Excellent 

40

Eden Island holiday apartment rental

Eden Island

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
Very comfortable 1 Bedroom 1st floor apartment in the "Patatran" apartment block located in the fully developed tranquil Southern part of Eden Island . The apartment offers a stunning 270 degree view on the Eden Island deep water Marina with all those Yachts moving in  …see more

from £183 / night

£1747 / week

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from £183 / night

(5) Excellent 

23

Holiday studio in Ocho Rios

Saint Ann Parish / Ocho Rios

Studio 2 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
The is a beautiful apartment with all your fully furnished comforts with free wi/fi internet service and laptop provided for your own personal use. Telephone, daily housemaid, all included in the price.Studio, fantastic, ocean view, 24 hours security, free wi/fi, dail  …see more

from £70 / night

£490 - £630 / week

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from £70 / night

(11) Excellent 

24

Holiday apartment rental

Murcia / La Manga Club

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Just great.......” We stayed at this apartment in early september - family with a 1 year old- and it was perfect. The apartment is immaculate, everything works, extremely clean, spacious, lovely views and in a perfect location to enjoy everything La M  …see more

from £108 / night

£750 - £1250 / week

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from £108 / night

(6) Excellent 

20

Holiday b&b with tennis court in Matamata

Waikato Region / Matamata

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 57 km
Our priority is to make you feel comfortable and indulged when you stay with us.  …see more

from £106 / night

£742 / week

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from £106 / night

(3) Excellent 

16

Virginia / Moneta

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £183 / night

£1191 - £2620 / week

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from £183 / night

(10) Excellent 

38

Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Puerto Banus

Marbella / Puerto Banus

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely” We had a marvellous time this Days!! Beutiful apartment and so Lovely area. It was very closed to Everything, and the terrace was so great and huge large. Sun all day!  …see more

from £68 / night

£594 / week

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from £68 / night

(5) Average 

12

Holiday villa rental

Costa Blanca / Calpe

5 10 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 0.9 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Brilliant place” the villa was huge much bigger than expected great facilities, crockery, glasses, linen .no ice cube tray but perhaps that's a British thing ? the pool was great , 2 big fridges so plenty of room for drinks and food. 4 bathrooms .was  …see more

from £84 / night

£584 - £2853 / week

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from £84 / night

(6) Very Good 

13

Carihuela Beach holiday studio rental

Benalmadena / Carihuela Beach

Studio 3 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Mr” a very nice and clean apartment with a wonderful view of the sea location was spot on as it's a 5 minute walk to benalmadena marina which me and the wife found ourselves most of our evenings however the hotel sol timor itself wasn't to bad but we  …see more

from £25 / night

£169 - £573 / week

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from £25 / night

45

Holiday villa with golf nearby, tennis court in Alcochete

Setubal District / Alcochete

6 18 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Swimming pool
Home description Luxury house, with salt water swimming pool, private tennis court, garage, lake with turtles, small river, tropical garden with more than 200 palm Trees, terrace, bbq. The house has 2 floors, 3 living rooms, 4 suites with closet, 2 bedrooms, kitchen, 5  …see more

from £166 / night

£975 - £4195 / week

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from £166 / night

(11) Very Good 

22

Holiday apartment rental

Playa de las Americas / Central Playa de Las Americas

1 3 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great complex and nice apartment would go again” great complex and nice apartment. would go again. Pool and garden area lovely. Big balcony, but one lounger broken. had everything we needed  …see more

from £30 / night

£210 / week

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from £30 / night

(16) Excellent 

30

Penthouse rental in La Torre Golf Resort with shared pool, golf nearby

La Torre Golf Resort / Polaris World, La Torre

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent apartment & Resort” Had a fantastic couple of weeks family holiday at this apartment. The apartment itself, modern, very comfortable and homely. The resort is clean and friendly, great bars and golf club, shops etc. Much to see and do around  …see more

from £25 / night

£200 / week

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from £25 / night

(5) Very Good 

36

Central Oregon / Bend

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

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from £120 / night

£715 / week

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from £120 / night

24

Holiday villa rental

Bodrum / Lake Tuzla

3 7 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
Villa has all you require to make your stay on the Aegean Coast a truly memorable one.  …see more

from £79 / night

£553 / week

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from £79 / night

19

Holiday finca with swimming pool, tennis court in Abla

Province of Almeria / Abla

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
Lovely one bedroom apartment attached to an exclusive Spanish farmhouse with big garden, huge swimming pool and tennis court. Beautifully decorated and with all sort of facilities. Huge terrace with solarium.There is room for four people as it has a doble sofa bed. C  …see more

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(23) Excellent 

57

Callosa d'En Sarria holiday villa rental

Province of Alicante / Callosa d'En Sarria

5 12 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Swimming pool
“Simply wonderful” We had the most wonderful holiday at Villa Nawras and would highly recommend it. Molly and Nozad were fantastic and couldn't have been more friendly and helpful. The villa is simply stunning, the grounds are beautiful and there is so  …see more

from £214 / night

£1500 / week

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from £214 / night

24

Pollenca holiday villa rental

Majorca / Pollenca

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Set off a quiet country lane in the heart of Pollenca's beautiful countryside, this very attractive stone clad villa is ideal for tennis enthusiasts to enjoy the benefit of your own private tennis court.  …see more

from £117 / night

£813 - £2995 / week

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from £117 / night

(3) Excellent 

37

Costa Blanca / Elche

6 18 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

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from £339 / night

£1272 / week

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from £339 / night

49

Holiday condo with tennis court in Tampa

Tampa / Saddlebrook Resort

5 12 2 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
Entertaining 7 Room Golf -Tennis - SPA Villa closest to the clubhouse & SPA in Saddlebrook Golf & Country Club approximately 2200sf sleeping up to 12 people 5 Bedrooms that can be set up with 1 King or 2 Twin Size Beds per room, 4 Bathrooms, Fully Equipped Kitch  …see more

from £236 / night

£1564 / week

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from £236 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday home with tennis court in Rias Bajas

Province of A Coruna / Santiago de Compostela

6 12 5 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 5 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Great location, fantasic house, gave us the best of holiday!” We as a group of 14 found it very easy to get around without a car. Half an hour walk into local town Bertamirans (all down hill). We used local cabs about 5 euro to get back up the hill.  …see more

from £600 / night

£1800 / week

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from £600 / night

(3) Average 

12

Apartment rental in Tuzla with shared pool, golf nearby

Bodrum / Tuzla

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
First floor fully furnished apartment with well equipped kitchen, living room & dining area, in a two storey terraced unit. Two balconies to the front with sea view and open swimming pool, a very spacious rear semi covered balcony. Access to open roof terrace.  …see more

from £18 / night

£107 - £162 / week

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from £18 / night

(7) Excellent 

21

Torrox Campo holiday villa rental

Torrox / Torrox Campo

7 18 7 nights min

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 11 km
  • Swimming pool
Luxury 7 bedroom villa that sleeps 14 adults & up to 4 children. Private pool & private tennis court. Spectacular views over the mountains, Frigiliana and Nerja. Perfect for family get togethers or celebrations. Peace, quiet & tranquility with local attractions nearby.  …see more

from £150 / night

£1050 - £3650 / week

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from £150 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Carcabuey holiday cottage rental

Province of Cordoba / Carcabuey

5 13 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 13
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 120 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Do you think we're in the center of Andalucia, within a Natural Park, where you can visit the main Andalusia  …see more

from £9 / night

£467 - £1378 / week

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from £9 / night

22

Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Mui Ne

Phan Thiet / Mui Ne

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
House to rent at Mui Ne Phan Thiet - Viet NamWe offert transfer from Ho chi Minh airport to the Villa for stays more than 14 days (value 120 euros 1 way)  …see more

from £115 / night

£763 / week

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from £115 / night

(2) Very Good 

24

Llauri holiday villa accommodation

Province of Valencia / Llauri

11 30 Min stay varies

  • 11 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 30
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Privacy. Villa with 2 private pools. Tennis court. 12 rooms, 9 bathroomsWe only rent to one group. If we have guests in the principal house, the extra house will keep closed.  …see more

from £297 / night

£1441 - £2712 / week

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from £297 / night

(1) Excellent 

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USA East Coast holiday villa rental

Coastal South Carolina / Hilton Head

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
You're invited to visit our beautiful waterfront home, 905 Inverness Village, Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort.There's easy access to 12 miles of broad Atlantic beaches. Walk or ride our bikes to - and on - the beach and onmiles of paved paths on our beautiful  …see more

from £74 / night

£516 - £913 / week

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from £74 / night

24

Penthouse letting in Los Alcazares with shared pool, golf nearby

Los Alcazares / Roda Golf

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
A new luxury penthouse apartment situated within the very attractive and secure golf and beach resort of Roda. The property has stunning views and overlooks the pool area and golf course. It is an ideal location for families, couples, and golfers alike! The award winnin  …see more

from £75 / night

£350 - £450 / week

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from £75 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby, tennis court in Praia da Luz

Luz / Praia da Luz

5 10 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Relaxing holiday in perfect location” The photos of the villa don't do it justice. The villas grounds were beautiful, secluded with stunning views of the sea. The upstairs terrace were ideally positioned for breakfast and evening dinners, with the p  …see more

from £115 / night

£800 - £2995 / week

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from £115 / night

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Calpe holiday villa let

Costa Blanca / Calpe

9 18 7 nights min

  • 9 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Villa Calpe Deluxe was built to the owner’s very own high specification as a large family holiday home and has something for all ages.With nine bedrooms and four bathrooms it provides great, flexible accommodation. Highly recommended  …see more

from £185 / night

£1295 - £2723 / week

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from £185 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Jomtien

Pattaya / Jomtien

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
24 hr minibus, Room service, enjoy meals served in your villa, stocked bar. 5 min from the best beaches.  …see more

from £245 / night

£1553 - £1775 / week

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from £245 / night

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Puerto de la Cruz holiday villa accommodation

Puerto de la Cruz / El Rincon

5 12 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
My villa is the only one so beautiful just renovated and in a natural park with 3 beaches of black sand near it.It has a very good price and offers many good services.  …see more

from £279 / night

£1950 - £2331 / week

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from £279 / night

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