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!
Valenciana / Province of Alicante / Costa Blanca / Daya Vieja
2 bedroomsSleeps 6Min stay varies
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Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; No pets allowed;
Beautiful, extremely well appointed first floor apartment with a large private rooftop solarium.A twin and a double bedded property with large pull out metal action sofa bed in the lounge.A cot and travel cot are supplied for our smaller but equally important guests.Sit …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Suitable for children age 5+; Air conditioning;
The Yellow House is a non-smoking, full second level, 2 bedroom self-contained accommodation (approximately 1,750 square feet) located in Kiwalan, Iligan City Philippines. Bright, open-concept, hardwood floors throughout with living room, dining room, balcony and a fu …see more
This is a wonderfully private holiday home with its own flower-filled garden, lovely sea views, large sunny terrace and three gorgeous swimming pools to choose from. It is perfect for those who like to be close to all amenities, but who also appreciate space and tranqu …see more
“Excellent and well equipped appartment with super friendly hosts”
Reviewed 13 May 2013
The appartment is very well equipped, we mised nothing for our comfort. The children loved to play in the garden and the pools. Our hosts were very helpful and so hospitable.… More
We are delighted you all enjoyed your stay at Our Oasis in Sunny Nerja. You were lovely guests and we thank you very much for taking the time to give us your kind review.
“Best apartment that we have stayed in - ever!!!!”
Reviewed 13 Apr 2013
From the start we had good contact with the owners Margot and Bryan - they couldn't have been more helpful. The booking went through easily and we felt confident that our requests were being met. Ma… More
Thank you very much for such a generous review! We're so pleased you all enjoyed your stay and that your holiday was a happy one. We're very fond of Our Oasis in Sunny Nerja and it's really nice to find that other people like it too. It was lovely to meet you all and hopefully we'll meet again sometime. Muchas gracias!
Reviewed 8 May 2013
We were made very welcome in this pleasant apartment even though it was for a short stay.It has everything one needs for a comfortable self catering holiday providing lovely towels and bedding and is… More
We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and that the property suited your needs. We hope you might get a chance to stay again - and maybe for a little longer next time!
Set in the heart of the Natural Park of Arrábida and right next to Portinho da Arrábida, one of the 7 Natural wonders of Portugal, Casa Sul Mar, has the perfect location for unforgettable holidays all year round. During the summer months you can take advantage the s …see more
Nearest beach 0 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Uzuri in Swahili means “wonder” .. because when you arrive, as it happened to us, you will be amazed by the landscape, by the villa, by the beach .. and your dream will begin.. a dream which can last from one day to infinity….You will be pampered, you just need t …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.2 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Renovated oriental Jaffa apt. with high ceilings and ornamented floor tiles. 1 bedroom, 1 livingroom, a bathroom, equipped kitchen and a specious balcony with a beautiful view of the sea. 1 minute walking from one of the nicest beaches, and the Tel Aviv promenade (hiki …see more
This place is perfect. It is located very close to a beautiful beach and you can see the sea from the balcony. The apartment is very clean and spacious with nice details, combining New&Old. The owners… More
Villa Viverina is a spacious, light and modern villa situated adjacent to the Marina de Albufeira. The ground floor of the villa compromises spacious living accommodation and dining area with a fully-equipped kitchen and downstairs toilet. The living area has direct acc …see more
We choose a villa in vilamoura as we wanted somewhere relaxing as we have a 3 month old baby. We couldn't have choose anywhere better. We also found the help from Luba who escorted us exceeded our exp… More
“Great holiday base, excellent modern villa”
Reviewed 26 Aug 2012
This is an excellent modern villa, with great facilities. The pool is deep and refreshing, the gardens well kept.
The kitchen has everything that would need to cook a meal, as well as make a quick … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
This spacious apartment has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, central vacuum, a very large balcony and an open plan fully equipped kitchen/living area. The living area has a 42" flat-screen plasma with satellite TV, TV unit,and DVD player. A large glass table with chairs adjoini …see more
Everything about this apartment is quality, fully equipped with everything you need for a great holiday. The balcony is huge, far bigger than the pictures convey. The bedrooms are quiet (no road noi… More
“Excellent apartment, has everything you need, just bring yourself.”
Reviewed 20 May 2013
We stayed at the apartment for 37 nights during Feb and March 2013. The apartment is fabulous, just as advertised, the owners have thought of everything to make the apartment the perfect place to sta… More
Thank you very much for the review, were happy you enjoyed the apartment, we hope to hear from you again soon, all the best,Paul.
“Great apartment in good location.”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2012
Just returned from 2 weeks in this apartment. It was very clean and had everything we required. The location of it is excellent as you can easily walk into the town or go to the marina from it, even… More
Swimming pool; Ask owner if suitable for children; Car advised;
Debbie and Jay spent a year renovating their "forever" home in this very special and little known corner of Andalucia and are proud of every stone and paintstroke.
Whilst Casa Girasol is ideally located for easy day trips to Jaen, Cordoba, Granada and Seville there is m …see more
We had a really lovely few days at casa girasol and although our visit was short, the four days felt so much longer in such a peaceful and relaxing environment. The casita is very clean, comfortable a… More
We are the lucky ones - we have such interesting guests who really want to make the most of this very special little corner of Andalucia. Come back soon!
Reviewed 13 Jun 2013
The directions to Casa Girasol were faultless. The casita was lovely and set in the heart of the beautiful Andalucian olive country.
Jay and Debbie are wonderful hosts and Dai the dog is a delight!… More
This is such a special little corner of Andalucia and it was our pleasure to share it with you. Looking forward to your next visit - and Dai says hi :)
Debbie and Jay x
“A wonderful start to the New Year - in Andalucia”
Reviewed 19 Jan 2013
We celebrated the arrival of 2013 by eating 12 grapes as the twelve chimes rang in the New Year. We were included with our hosts and their friends for a meal in the lovely casa.
Winter weather was … More
Wonderful to have you here and share something of this very special little corner of Andalucia with you. We are looking forward to welcoming you back to Casa Girasol in the late summer - if you thought that winter was great here, just wait until you experience the real Spanish summer fiestas!
Nearest beach 25 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
This cottage is located in the village of S. Pedro Nordestinho in the western part of Nordeste district, Sao Miguel island, Azores. A Casa Da Talha is an old country house that has been carefully restored, expanded and, therefore, adapted into the comforts of modern lif …see more
Western Australia / Margaret River Region / Yallingup
3 bedroomsSleeps 11Min stay varies
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Great for children of all ages ; Pets welcome;
Superbly quiet 5 acre bush location. The property is only 10 minutes to Dunsborough for shopping, major wineries and Yallingup and Smith Beach World Famous Surf Breaks.
The lush bush surrounding the property provides for great bush walking tracks nearby. Kangaroos will …see more
Swimming pool; Not suitable for children; Car essential;
Architect House 5 is a 1 bedroom self contained renovated old stables in Bangalow. It sits on the same property as our own house on a 1 acre property, but is completely private. Sharon (an architect) and Steve (a builder) are the owners of this property and we live in …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Pets welcome;
Tharavad heritage service villa is located near karapuzha dam wayanad kerala. This is in a coffee plantation. Awsome view towards a hill and water. We also provide facilities like trekking fishing camp fire etc. ..... Tasty homely food also supplied to the customer. W …see more
Mijas Playa Club is in the heart of La Cala de Mijas . We are only 30 meters from the beach. It sleeps 6 in 3 bedroom and is in a beautiful gardened community with 2 shared pools. You have views of the beach and sea from 2 of the bedrooms and the top floor sun terrace. …see more
We have stayed for many years in La Cala and found this appartment to be great. The location is in the middle of the town but set in a quiet road with privacy and security.
The rooms are a decent siz… More
If you want a luxury holiday Olive Villa is the place for you It is superbly situated in a beautiful and peaceful secluded valley on the edge of Turunc. It has spectacular views of the mountains and is only a 10 minute walk from the beach and the centre of Turunc, and …see more
The accommodation and surroundings were outstanding, wish i could have brought the view and the villa back with us. The place is set in a quiet place and only a short walk to lots of good amenities. … More
It was lovely to meet you and see you all enjoying your time in Turunc. Thank you for writing a review and we look forward to seeing you again sometime.
“Beautiful, secluded villa”
Reviewed 19 Apr 2013
5 star villa, excellent, modern, clean on the edge of a sleepy little town. If you like your peace and quiet then this villa is perfect. Beautiful mountain views and the outside space with pool makes … More
“Beautiful, tranquil, relaxing holiday in Turkey”
Reviewed 26 May 2015
We had a really nice time in Turunc and the Olive Villa was amazing. The villa has everything you could need and the views are spectacular. The swimming pool was excellent and Turunc itself is very re… More
I'm glad to hear you had such a lovely time in Turunç, it really is a wonderful place.
Western Australia / Greater Perth / Perth / Rivervale
2 bedroomsSleeps 4Min stay varies
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Great for children of all ages ; Car essential; Air conditioning;
Renovated 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom home. Located 7 minutes from the CBD, Crown Casino, Swan River Foreshore and a 10min walk to the Vic Park café strip. It provides you with all the comforts of home to make the most of your holiday or business trip.
This cute cottage is …see more
Modern two bedroom luxury apartment situated in the family resort of Cala Egos, close to the sophisticated Cala d'Or marina.The apartment has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a fully fitted kitchen and utility room, spacious lounge and large terrace, beautiful swimmin …see more
Well positioned apartment. Excellent pool and tennis facilities.
Apartment is spacious with large balcony ideal for an early evening glass of wine.
Cala Egos 2 mins walk away - quiet but nice restau… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Air conditioning;
This is a lovely corner, recently refurbished ground floor apartment just a few minutes walk from the historic capital city Valletta and the main bus terminus. It has a spacious air- conditioned sitting room with 2 comfortable sofa beds and a separate fully equipped kit …see more
West Nusa Tenggara / Lombok / Gili Islands / Gili Trawangan
4 bedroomsSleeps 81 night min stay
1 night min stay
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
Villa Rembulan has been custom built as two separate two-bedroom villas, this means you can socialize together during the day around the pool and garden area, but at night you have your own private villa or room to relax and unwind in.
Villa Rembulan boasts two large s …see more