Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (123640)

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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Holiday townhouse with swimming pool in Roche Caiman

Eden Island / Roche Caiman

4 8 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Perfect Amazing Home - On the Beach - Room for the whole Family” Our visit to the Seychelles was a magical experience, and this home, the "Beach Maison," was a dream come true. The four bedrooms gave us plenty of room to spread out, and yet the famil
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from £375 / night

£2625 / week

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from £375 / night

(3) Very Good 

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Puerto Del Carmen holiday villa rental

Puerto Del Carmen / Los Mojones

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“couldnt ask for anything more” great villa , great location everything on your doorstep and 10 mins into harbour area . If available will definitely book again, pool lovely and warm for February.
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from £110 / night

£770 / week

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from £110 / night

(53) Excellent 

21

Apartment rental in Valletta

Valletta / Central Valletta

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“A great apartment in a great location” Valletta is abundantly historic, totally beautiful and completely captivating. The apartment is in its centre and close to shops, restaurants, bars and all of interest.It is large and bright and our stay was very
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from £64 / night

£421 - £711 / week

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from £64 / night

(34) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in La Zenia

La Zenia / La Zenia Centre

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.6 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent location, spotless clean apartment” Couldn't praise this apartment enough..everything you need..will definitely book again..and Louise was more than helpful
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from £26 / night

£169 - £412 / week

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from £26 / night

(1) Excellent 

17

Castelo Branco District / Oleiros

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £34 / night

£211 / week

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from £34 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Ciudad Quesada

Ciudad Quesada / Rojales Hills

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic fully equiped clean family apartment, in ideal location, great views and” This apartment had it all! From the swimming pool, to the great views of the mountains, to being in a good location near golf course, bowling club, loads of places to
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from £27 / night

£199 - £250 / week

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from £27 / night

(15) Very Good 

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Yalikavak holiday villa rental

Bodrum / Yalikavak

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Amazing Experience” Having been to Yalikavak before I thought I knew where we were going to be staying. It was further out than my mind had told me, but this caused us no issues at all what so ever. I arrived with 3 of the children to stay for 2 weeks
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from £40 / night

£145 - £695 / week

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from £40 / night

(19) Very Good 

22

Holiday villa rental

Krabi Town / Khao Thong

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful stay by the sea” I had chance to join my family having come from Singapore during a long Thai holiday. It was a perfect place to rest - peaceful and the Villa nice and close to the sea. The pool was great for my niece to learn to swim. We w
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from £148 / night

£1030 / week

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from £148 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Playa Blanca holiday villa rental

Playa Blanca / Casas del Sol

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Comfortable and relaxing” Very comfortable villa with every thing you could need. Main bedrooms are spacious and comfortable, plenty of hot water, great location near town with all its amenities. The pool was a lovely temperature with great space arou
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from £77 / night

£70 - £245 / week

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from £77 / night

(18) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Meia Praia

Lagos / Meia Praia

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic villa with helpful owner and property manager.” We booked Casa Maurice for our silver wedding anniversary in which we invited our family to stay with us. The youngest child was 10 years old and the oldest adults were pensioners.Despite the v
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from £178 / night

£1050 - £2850 / week

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from £178 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Armacao de Pera with shared pool

Armacao de Pera / Quinta dos Arcos

2 6 4 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“great location and lovely flat” We stayed at the Brisamar in July 2011 and there were three of us. My husband, myself and our 20 year old son. We needed an apartment that gave us all some privacy and space and we weren't let down. The flat is lovel
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from £40 / night

£250 - £490 / week

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from £40 / night

(17) Very Good 

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Holiday villa in Port de Sant Miguel

Port de Sant Miguel / Isla Blanca

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Spacious, Great View, Lovely Island” We stayed at Casa Anna in early May 2013 so it was just at the start of the season. This meant that we didn't get full use of the pool. I would love to return to Casa Anna during the middle of summer as I am not
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from £130 / night

£800 - £2680 / week

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from £130 / night

(14) Excellent 

21

Holiday home rental

Wanneroo / Carramar

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
“Close to perfect!” Our family had the honour of being the first paid guests in this house in June 2013. Right from the beginning Sharon made us feel welcome as she had arranged a picnic basket for us. It was really helpful as we arrived only after the
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from £100 / night

£742 - £1112 / week

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from £100 / night

(4) Very Good 

24

Holiday villa rental

Tavira / Pedras da Rainha

3 7 6 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 6 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £32 / night

£232 - £715 / week

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from £32 / night

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Townhouse rental in Mijas Pueblo

Mijas Pueblo / Dona Pilar

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £50 / night

£350 - £550 / week

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from £50 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Jaffa holiday apartment rental

Tel Aviv / Jaffa

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
“Seven Terrific Nights” So happy we booked this apartment-pictures are true! Beautiful and clean apt with all the comforts of home! My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed discovering the Jaffa Flea Market, beaches to the south of the apartment, walking al
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from £86 / night

£579 - £805 / week

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from £86 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Finestrat holiday apartment rental

Costa Blanca / Finestrat

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic!!” We were met at the apartment by Yvonne, who showed us around and how everything worked. There were no long lists of rules. The only thing which was asked of us was to close the shutters when we went out. There was everything we needed an
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from £60 / night

£350 - £450 / week

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from £60 / night

(27) Excellent 

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Cala Tarida holiday apartment accommodation

Ibiza / Cala Tarida

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Breathtakingly beautiful” My partner and I stayed here along with our 2 year old daughter in June 2015 for 1 week. The reason we picked Cala Tarida was because we were getting married and as soon as we spotted Atico Tarida on the internet, we knew th
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from £300 / night

£1750 - £2900 / week

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from £300 / night

(3) Average 

21

Holiday home in Belmont

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 £80 / night

£530 - £598 / week

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from £80 / night

(15) Very Good 

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Villa rental in Santa Maria Estate with swimming pool

Mellieha / Santa Maria Estate

6 14 7 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Superb spacious villa” Lovely villa within walkable distance of sea and shops. We were a party of 11 and had hired cars and with supermarket about a mile away it was perfect. Karen, the owner, and her family couldn't have been more helpful as we were
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from £229 / night

£1597 - £3118 / week

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from £229 / night

(32) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Central Albufeira

Albufeira / Central Albufeira

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Panoramic views” Beautiful apartment, very spacious, great views, very clean, all you need, hills are a problem but you get used to them!
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from £58 / night

£400 - £1075 / week

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from £58 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Tenerife / Adeje

1 4 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £43 / night

£379 / week

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from £43 / night

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Holiday home with swimming pool in Quinns Rocks

Wanneroo / Quinns Rocks

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £133 / night

£927 - £3892 / week

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from £133 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Playa de las Americas

Playa de las Americas / Central Playa de Las Americas

1 4 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £37 / night

£250 - £467 / week

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from £37 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Vale de Parra

Albufeira / Vale de Parra

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great apartment on a well maintained complex,with everything you need for a lovely holiday” Just back from 9 days at this lovely apartment. It had everything we needed fior a relaxing holiday. It is a short drive from some stunning beaches,but the nea
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from £35 / night

£195 - £485 / week

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from £35 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Puerto Banus holiday apartment rental

Puerto Banus / Los Flamingos

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Wonderful Los Famingos apartment” We stayed 6 nights in October.The apartment has all you need and more.The views are amazing,you can see Gibralter on most days as the sun always shines in this part of Spain. Marbella and Puerto Banus are a very shor
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from £58 / night

£299 - £699 / week

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from £58 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Porto

Porto District / Porto

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly

from £51 / night

£339 - £984 / week

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from £51 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Accra

Accra / Spintex

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £29 / night

£203 / week

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from £29 / night

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Holiday villa rental

Faro District / Albufeira

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £102 / night

£594 - £2746 / week

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from £102 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Torrevieja Area with shared pool

Torrevieja Area / Los Altos/Punta Prima

2 6 6 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 6 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great Spanish Getaway, Great Modern Apartment” We have stayed here a few times now and would recommend anyone to go! It's a great modern Spanish apartment with a nice pool & close to shops restaurants and bars all just a short walk. The beach is just
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from £25 / night

£175 - £225 / week

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from £25 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Fuengirola

Fuengirola / Torreblanca

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely apartment in great location” The apartment was clean and comfortable with everything we needed for a relaxing holiday. The location was good, only a short walk down to the beach and restaurants. Great views from the balcony.
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from £33 / night

£225 - £400 / week

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from £33 / night

(27) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse rental

Estepona / Guadalmansa Playa

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful” Stunning apartment my wife and myself stayed in the apartment for 4weeks in February it is even better then the photos everything that you need is included it is the first time my wife said that she could have stayed longer
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from £50 / night

£300 - £500 / week

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from £50 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Ski apartment to rent in Bahia Feliz

Gran Canaria / Bahia Feliz

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Ski

from £63 / night

£437 - £1059 / week

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from £63 / night

(24) Excellent 

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Los Cristianos holiday apartment rental

Arona / Los Cristianos

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

from £55 / night

£350 / week

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from £55 / night

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Holiday apartment in Sydney

New South Wales / Sydney

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden

from £119 / night

£832 / week

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from £119 / night

(16) Very Good 

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Holiday townhouse with shared pool in Gran Alacant

Gran Alacant / Don Pueblo

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Outstanding rental” This property is an excellent house to rent for vacation. Very clean, very well maintained it has all what you can dream of. Rooms are beautiful, bathrooms have everything all in great condition. All furniture are nice and look ne
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from £100 / night

£700 - £1000 / week

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from £100 / night

(16) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Hua Hin

Hua Hin / Khao Kalok

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Villa with everything you need” First of all the owners of the villa, Ian & Teresa was so very helpful to us and give us a lot of good info on the area (restaurants, bike rentals etc, The villa is in a small village called Baan Nong Yai with lots of l
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from £71 / night

£397 - £430 / week

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from £71 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Lower Carlton holiday villa rental

Saint James Parish / Lower Carlton

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Breathtaking view, beautiful house - an amazing holiday” Gorgeous house, perfectly designed and positioned to benefit from the amazing view over the Caribbean. L'Atelier provided the perfect setting for our family holiday (with teenagers). We loved
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from £1100 / night

£7700 - £15750 / week

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from £1100 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Mijas Pueblo

Mijas / Mijas Pueblo

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Car not necessary
“Top quality Mijas apartment” Everything about this apartment is spot on and is exactly as described. Its in a peaceful location despite close proximity to the centre , has modern and spotless décor and boasts views that take your breath away. The pool
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from £45 / night

£290 - £520 / week

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from £45 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Adelaide holiday apartment rental

Greater Adelaide / Adelaide

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly

from £83 / night

£521 / week

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from £83 / night

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