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!
Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu) / Fox Glacier
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Luxury self contained accommodation in the heart of Fox Glacier featuring a full European kitchen and bathroom, walk in shower, European furniture, architectural lighting, Wifi, Sky (cable) television and complimentary wine, mineral water and Nespresso coffee.Unique pro …see more
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Markeri I Waterfront Holiday Home, 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 12; few hundred meters from the beach in a residential area just outside of the main tourist hub.
If you are a group of 6 or more guests this rental represents a better de …see more
“Another great holiday at Casa Clar” September 2012 .... Our second visit to Casa Clara in 12 months and another fantastic holiday. Really recommend this apartment to anyone looking for a spotlessy clean and well equiped apartment in a fantastic locati
We had a fantastic time in the apartment which is in a great position to the pool with a large patio. Apartment was very clean and modern with everything you need for a self catering stay. Only thing … More
Hi Jonathan - many thanks for the great feedback and we're glad you enjoyed your stay. We'll look at the sofa!
“Excellent stay, really clean and good facilities.”
Reviewed 6 Sep 2012
We've stayed in a few other nearby apartments before in similar complex. This is first visit to Casa Clara and we hope to come back! The apartment is spotlessly clean, spacious and very comfortable. I… More
“Excellent spacious apartment, ideal for families- either staying put or as a touring base.”
Reviewed 6 Jun 2012
The apartment is of a very high standard with very spacious living accomodation and patio area which was a huge advantage with two young children. The bedrooms were lovely with the 100% cotton linen … More
You can sit on the verandah and relax. Soaking up the views and watch the bird life, pelicans and swans as you enjoy a cup of coffee or glass of wine. You can dine on the deck after fishing on the jetty across the road and enjoy your catch.
Gull Cottage has just been f …see more
“Great condo with all the room and amenities expected” Clean, spacious and fantastic balcony where you literally can dip your toes right into pool. So nice just to sit on a chair there with your favourite beverage and listen to music or relax. Has its
Kamala beach is a beautiful spot with some friendly bars and nice restaurants giving it a really friendly character. If a wild night is wanted Patong is only ten minutes away in a tuk tuk. The prope… More
“Excellent location, quiet, but next-door to everything you could want”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2015
The apartment is well kept in a quiet spot. You are staying within inches of a pool. And 20 feet away is a tree where the birds sing in the morning. It is in the heart of the (biggish) village of Kama… More
“Clean Tidy, Great location and comfy”
Reviewed 23 Jan 2016
Kamala Beach is a great spot and this apatment only made it better. The apartment is clean, well fitted out and in a great spot. We are a family of 6 (2 adults 4 kids) and we all fitted comfortably, … More
“Fantastic Villa, Great Location, Lovely Owner” We stayed in Villa Can Miro at the start of June 2016 and we had such an amazing experience. Aida (the owner) couldn't have been more helpful. We were arriving late and so all of the shops would be shut m
“Afew little niggles but overall very good” There are many good points about this villa, there is plenty of space for a large group, it is very central ( only a short walk to old and new town, the people looking after you are very friendly, all the bas
The villa caters for everything you need. Plenty of bedrooms, good pool area and terrace and decent kitchen facilities. Provides a great base for exploring Albufeira and only a short 10 min walk to th… More
“SIX STAR ACCOMODATION IN CALA TARIDA!” This is a fabulous apartment and if I could give it six stars, I would. Internally, it is very tastefully decorated with everything you would require for your stay. However, it is the external terraces which, a
It is the second time we spend our holidays there. One could say: well after the delight we experienced the first time, the place is less amazing... No way! We enjoyed our holidays at least as much as… More
“Most Amazing Apartment”
Reviewed 26 Jun 2014
Totally loved this apartment, the views were incredible and just a very sort walk away from the beach. Tarida Bay is a quite family oriented place, perfect for those who like to dip in and out of craz… More
I stayed at Atico Tarida for a week in July. The apartment is fabulous - and the roof terrace just made our stay very special - enjoying the sunset was a real treat. The apartment is beautifully furni… More
“Perfect” This was the first time that we visited this property and it was better than what we could have imagined. The apartment caters for all your needs and the setting is within walking distance to the beach (10 mins) and restaurants.
Rising majestically on 14 picturesque acres, Basildene Manor blends grandeur and charm with contemporary elegance. Close to the Margaret River township and internationally acclaimed wineries, the Manor offers 4.5 star accommodation in a significant heritage property. …see more
4 Bedroom House with POOL, Sauna, Garage and stunning views, located in the centre of Ronda. It has underfloor heating and a log fire so is very comfortable all year round. Perfectly located within a few mins walk of Ronda's attractions and facilities.100s of resta …see more
SENSATIONAL FAMILY HOLIDAY APARTMENT - WATERFRONT - VIEWS - POOL - GREAT LOCATION to suit up to 6 people.
The Terrace is a New Waterfront luxury holiday Apartment in a quiet location on the Great Barrier Reef s Magnetic Island . Beautiful views , spacious , light and …see more
“Wonderful!” Our stay at Villa Olivier in November 2011 was as enjoyable as on all our numerous earlier visits.
Eric & Pauline, Lionel and the maids are all very friendly, efficient and helpful.
The villa and grounds are beautifully kept. Th
Great Villa, ideal location, very well equipped & lovely pool, excellent welcome basket and lots of attention to detail from the owners. Well done Eric & Pauline, 10 out of 10! This was our second v… More
“Beautifully appointed, high standard, private villa, great location!!”
Reviewed 29 Feb 2012
I cannot believe anyone would have anything negative to say about this villa!! We stayed at villa Olivier in June as a holiday for my 30th birthday and we were not disappointed. The villa is in a grea… More
Reviewed 29 Feb 2012
This is our 3rd time at the fabulous Villa L'Olivier and we will be back. The property is immaculate and obviously very well maintained. It is in a quiet residential area just 5 mins walk from the b… More
“Another fantastic stay!” Apartment was great. This is the second time we have stayed in this small and lovely complex but the first time in this apartment. It was very spacious, well furnished and very clean. A lovely big balcony which got the morn
Yellowtail Stay - Stanwell Tops is set in a small acreage of stunning rolling lawns with a sandstone-surrounded dam and encompassed by bush.
We have 3 rooms available.
The Courtyard Room is a studio apartment and located downstairs from the residence. Own private acce …see more
“Perfect!” Had a fantastic time in this great villa. We have stayed in many villas over the years and were particularly impressed with the size of the deck/pool area and the fact that there were plenty loungers/chairs.
We can't wait to return!
Back again for a second time and looking foward to the next visit.
Lovely, inviting, well-equipped home in a great, safe location, close to shopping & activities.
The owners are so very helpful … More
Apologies for the delayed response, missed this one... We try to be as helpful & responsive as possible to our guests, we know it is your vacation & it important to you & us as well.
“Comfortable accommodation and a great base for your Orlando holiday”
Reviewed 24 Feb 2013
Lovely villa and location. South facing pool is excellent for the winter months. Villa has everything you need for a relaxing holiday. Close to attractions and near to good dining and shopping facilit… More
Very much appreciate the kind words.
“Pleasure in Savannah”
Reviewed 16 Oct 2012
Andy & Sue the owner's very helpful and nice people, from first contact they did
everything they could to keep us informed and help with the booking. Home is
lovely, nicely furnished and very welco… More
Your review is very much appreciated, we always try to provide as much assistance as possible & maintain the house to ensure it meets the needs of all our guests, Thank You Very Much.
“Wonderful welcome and stay in a lovely clean spacious apartment” We were warmly welcomed by savio and Cynthia, staying in a spacious wonderfully clean and well stocked apartment,everything one could think of, welcome pack, soaps etc. the swimming pool
“Stunning Villa - Home from Home Everything you would ever want!” We stayed for a week in August taking the family out for some well deserved rest and relaxation.
We couldn't fault anything that Danny and Therese (villa owners) had provided us durin
We booked to stay for a month after christmas and hoped for some sunshine and to escape from the English winter. We had family and friends to join us over the course of the month. It is a fabulous pro… More
“Perfect from start to finish”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2016
Myself and my 5 friends stayed here whilst in Marbella for a wedding. From the date we booked the apartment we were contacted by the owners, who were so helpful from start to finish.
When we arriv… More
“A Luxury home from home”
Reviewed 20 Aug 2014
The house is exactly as described and then some.... Danny and Therese have thought of every possible need you could have and provided the kit. There are 2 bikes, picnic hamper, sun parasols for the be… More
Magnificent brand new Self Catering seafront with unobstructed view Villa in the heart of Marsascala. On entering this luxuriously finished villa you will find yourself in a welcoming living area with a spacious open plan layout of a bright airy kitchen overlooking the …see more
“Beach Beauty” Short beach break turned into long holiday as we decided to extend our stay. It was a great getaway and all of us loved this funky home. Great garden area for our kids and fenced property has kept he dog safe inside. We might consider mo
“Brilliant house, everything you could need on your holiday”
Reviewed 18 Mar 2012
Lovely 3 bedroom house with great living and social areas. Lots of space in and out for kids to play and run around in. BBQs in one of the garden patios made our evenings perfect. The house has everyt… More
Thank you for your review and the excellent rating. Much appreciated and looking forward meeting you again next year if you decide to emigrate.
Private self-contained villa in bush setting, family friendly, a short stroll to the beach. A beautiful, peaceful place to experience the best of Tasmania's unique attributes.
ALL PROFITS ARE DONATED TO CHARITY
(tariffs less out-of-pocket expenses, see receipts in visi …see more
“Modern apartment, outstanding value” We had a great stay in Malta and renting an apartment in Mellieha was a great decision as we were aiming to spend most of our time near the sandy beaches around Mellieha. Bus Stop is only a short walk away, for tho
This is a very high quality Apt. with every need catered for in terms of contents and condition. The owners Jesmond and Alison are very helpful and even picked us up and left us back to the airport.
“Superb Apartment in ideal location”
Reviewed 5 Apr 2013
We booked this apartment so that my father in law could experience Malta. It was an ideal choice and the owners could not have been more helpful. Arrangements were perfect and we did not want to retur… More
Reviewed 3 Sep 2016
Just back from Malta and have to say what a great time we had .apartment was excellent and very modern,clean and spotless ,met Alison briefly as apartment was still being cleaned on arrival no problem… More
Directly opposite beautiful Mollymook beach. Our luxury 3 bedroom apartment comfortably sleeps 6 people. 2 x Queen Bedrooms and 1 x 2 single beds. This beautifully presented ground floor apartment is fully self contained and includes all the modern conveniences includi …see more
“Elegant Isles - An amazing stay - Heaven on Earth” This vacation trip was our third time to Orlando and this property was by a mile the best we have ever stayed in. It has a real WOW factor from the minute you enter the gates. It is spotlessly clean
A quality home from home. Exactly like it shows on the pictures. Was a pleasure to deal with all the way and communication was great. I would highly recommend this home to anyone who needs more than a… More
“A Hidden Gem in Orlando!”
Reviewed 4 Jan 2012
Had a wonderful vacation staying at Elegant Isles. Arrived to an immaculately clean and tastefully decorated condo. We loved the accommodation and the Resort which far exceeded our expectations! Have … More
“A lovely villa in an excellent location” A very well appointed villa in an excellent location, complete with all the facilities you'd expect. Within walking distance of the beach and restaurants of Puerto Pollensa and a perfect base for exploring the
Los Pinos is a large luxury villa well positioned to cater for a diverse holiday group. The beautiful Port de Pollenca beach is just a 10 minute walk away, the bars and restaurants just another 5 minu… More
Beautiful sea views combined with a terrestrial landscape. The monkeys, mongooses and birds that live close to you..and in some cases in the house itself. The village environment, without actually being in a village. The cool breezes. The proximity to Bathsheba. …see more
This spacious apartment is situated in the very heart of the Sotogrande Marina, Andalucia, beautifully positioned between the rolling hills of the Sierra Alminera and the Mediterranean sea. In Sotogrande you will find excellent bars, cafes, restaurants, beach clubs, sho …see more
“Lovely Apartment” Had a short break for 3 nigts in this apartment which was excellent. Very well appointed with everything you could need. Great for walking to the old town and almost anywhere in Palma. Restaurants, shops, taxis buses all nearby.
“Stylish, spacious and well equipped apartment in city centre location.”
Reviewed 20 Nov 2012
Stylish, spacious and well equipped apartment in city centre location.
Excellent customer service from local contact - a problem with the boiler was resolved (new boiler fitted) all within 2 hours … More
Reviewed 23 Sep 2012
My friend and I have just returned from a short break in Palma and stayed in this lovely apartment. We have been to Majorca many times and stayed in Palma quite a few of those times, normally staying … More
A country holiday with all the modern comforts, the two bedroom Lake View Farm House is a separate dwelling on the working Noordewier "North of the Weir" Farm.
The self-contained house is the perfect place to stop overnight between Melbourne and Sydney, or stay a littl …see more
“A relaxing, peaceful holiday!” We had a lovely relaxing holiday, the pool was great for cooling down and Jerry and Helen made us feel very welcome. The Casita has views of Vejer and is located just off a main road which will lead you to all the local
“Feel at home” Perfect vacation villa,everything is how it should be,a really feel home villa.If you rent a car it's a plus.Confortable,quiet,full sunexposed,quality.Afther many villas this was the best till now!!I rate this property 5 stars but there
“Very comfortable and spacious 2 bedroom villa in quite area but close to amenities.”
Reviewed 4 Nov 2013
Joanne and Kevin provided us with an excellent villa, which was very much "home for home".
It was very spacious and it had a lovely outdoor sitting area, where we spent most of our time.
The locatio… More
“What more could you ask for??”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2013
Having rented a few villas in our time, you are always curious whether the pictures will fairly represent what you see on arrival. In this case, they exceeded it. The villa is very spacious for a 2 be… More
Reviewed 10 Nov 2012
An absolutely beautifully maintained villa with many extra little touches that were really appreciated. From the first contact, when the availability calender was up to date, Joanne was a pleasure to … More
“comfortable, clean with everything for a relaxing holiday.” The unit was everything I expected and the owners are very welcoming and helpful. Little touches in the unit such as information on local food outlets, attractions around Melbourne, a street
Browncoat Cottage is a recently renovated 3 bedroom double brick cottage, built mostly in 1864, sleeping up to 8.
It situated right in the middle of Mudgee, just a short stroll to shops, hotels, restaurants, clubs, gyms, parks etc.
The cottage has a large secure yard w …see more
“I still want 2 buy this great appartment” Been twice this year could not b happier very nice owners nothing seams 2 much trouble they just let u enjoy your stay,not far away if u ever needed anything or advice. On my last review i did say make sure u
The apartment is located in the quiet hillside complex, Atalaya de Mojacar, with a key position. From this top floor apartment you can enjoy panoramic views of the Med. On your doorstep you will find a 18-hole golf course: "Marina Golf Mojácar" which has its …see more
“A view to die for!” Fantastic villa for all 15 of us to enjoy together and still find personal spaces.Clean,basic bedrooms,great bathrooms,showers lovely.Location superb,5 mins drive to supermarket,10 mins drive to Arenal beach.Although busy resort,ne
Nice stay in the house. Lots of space and fantastic view north to the javea valley and bay.
Very well equipped : good beds and furniture. Owners told us they continue to put everything in a perfect s… More
Thanks for taking such good care of our villa. It would be wonderful if you would stay again in the future.
Reviewed 2 May 2014
This was our third time in Javea, but the first time with children. In the past, we have stayed in the Parador, which is lovely, but we decided that with kids it is much nicer (and more cost effective… More
It was great to host you and your family, and we are glad you enjoyed your stay. We would love to have you back, so please let us know when you are coming to Javea again.
“Absolutely perfect, peaceful, relaxing and great location.” This is the second time we have stayed in this villa and would do so again.
Its location is perfect, 50m from the restaurants and the beautiful sea front of the fishing village La Calleta.
“Lovely villa, excellent location, very peaceful but close to local amenities”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2011
Villa located very close to local restaurants, but also convenient for local shops. Nearby beach mainly pebbles/shingle, but great for snorkelling. Only 15-20 minutes drive to Playa Las Americas, gr… More