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!
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Not suitable for children;
This modern apartment is located in a small complex just a few minutes walk from the beach in the El Alamillo area of Puerto de Mazarrón.
The apartment is on the ground floor of the building, which has a lift and ramp for disabled access.
The accommodation comprises …see more
Nearest beach 3 km; Swimming pool; Ask owner if suitable for children;
Situated in the San Eugenio area of Playa de las Americas (Adeje), Villamar resort, a few meters from the sea, it has a beautiful communal swimming pool and sunbathing area with fantastic sea view. Free welcome pack on your arrival and local mobile number.The studio is …see more
This wonderful 4 bedroom house is located within the exclusive gated Sugar Hill community in St. James on the west coast of Barbados.
The house has beautiful views from the Balcony down to the Caribbean Sea which is just a short drive away.
There are 3 en-suite bedr …see more
Great for children of all ages ; Air conditioning; Pets welcome;
Beautiful modern home with amazing views of PEI's North Shore. This brand new air conditioned home features an open concept design with a large kitchen, dinning area, and living space. The large furnished deck has views of one of PEI's most incredible beaches.
Located o …see more
A 5 minute drive from Englishman's Bay, this is a secluded yet comfortable villa that is perfect for anyone wishing for a holiday in beautiful surroundings close to nature. It is set amongst a thriving jungle with one of the world's largest variety of birdlife …see more
“Very peaceful and spacious home in a great location.”
Reviewed 8 Apr 2013
Everything was well prepared when we arrived. Jango (the master gardener and our greeter when we arrived) was very patient and waited for 4 hours as our flight was delayed. The house was well equiped… More
Reviewed 16 Feb 2013
Jättefint hus, läget är fantastiskt uppe i regnskogen. Finns fler hus runtomkring men man ser dom inte så det känns som om man bor helt avskilt. Rent och fint, nära till stranden Englishmans Bay… More
Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary; Air conditioning;
This beautiful apartment is situated away from the main road.
With ducted air conditioning.
Fully furnished, it has 2 bedrooms, sleeping up to 4 people.
We can supply a port-a-cot, bassinet, or trundle bed.
Master bedroom has a queen size bed and the second bedroom has …see more
Accommodation:Our house is one of 49 situated on the private development of El Palmeral, a short distance from the popular and exclusive resort of Puerto Banus. The property includes spacious dining and living areas, a.fully equipped kitchen and 3 bedrooms, Private loun …see more
This was an pleasant experience from the moment we booked it. Kieran & Evior were extremely helpful from the outset. The apartment/house is situated in a quiet suburb about a ten minute walk from the … More
“Perfect location, wonderful pool and gardens, great house”
Reviewed 12 Jun 2012
This house is on a lovely complex of only 47 houses.Having stayed on the complex before, we already knew the area. The house was very clean and had everything you needed.The roof terrace at the top … More
“Great location and relaxing”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2014
I came to stay at El Palmeral with a group of girlfriends for a week at the start of July 2014. We wanted to be close enough to Puerto Banus for nightlife but far enough away so we could relax in the … More
Nearest beach 150 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
The property, compose of two houses, is located in Azaruja, a typical village in Alentejo, 1h15 away from Lisbon, a 5 min. drive from the motorway exit and a 20 min. drive from historic Evora. The recently renovated traditional Alentejo house, designed for a couple, off …see more
Nearest beach 0.05 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Nice apartment located just 150 mts from the beach and has 1 room and capacity for 4 persons. The kitchen offers vitroceramic, is equipped with refrigerator, oven, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher. The apartment is totally equipped with views to the garden. It has a …see more
ECHO BAYVIEWS is located close to the family friendly Fish Hoek beach, and is well situated to the attractions of the Cape peninsula, including: * Boulders Beach & Penguins * Cape Point Nature Reserve and Ostrich Farm * Table Mou …see more
“Great House - Perfect Location for Exploring Cape Town”
Reviewed 15 Aug 2012
My family stayed at David and Lyn's place in Fish Hoek, South Africa for a week in July. The house was perfect. The view out onto False Bay was magnificent. The home was well equipped and spacious. Wh… More
“A Beautiful Home In A Wonderful Setting”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2012
This is a beautiful home, that offers everything thing that you could want on holiday... It is very clean, very well appointed and spacious, excellent for large or small groups or as we were just the … More
Reviewed 10 May 2012
Second visit. Fell in love with the oustanding views each day, which reminded me of Mount's Bay in West Cornwall. Great arrangement of accommodation that afforded privacy as needed. lots to do within … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
FANTASTIC LOCATION. Beautiful and fully equipped villa with air con in all bedrooms available for holiday rental on a quiet street near all amenities in the prestigious urbanizacion of Cerrado de Elviria , East of Marbella. With a 5 minute drive to the charming Puerto …see more
“absolutely relaxing , great location and stunning Villa”
Reviewed 1 Jul 2013
Stayed in May with my family , 2 adults and 2 teenagers , firstly let me say the owners Jo and Mike who live nearby couldn't do enough for us to make our stay enjoyable. The villa is located near some… More
Swimming pool; Suitable for children age 5+; Car essential;
Casa Estrela is a fully equipped villa with beautiful views over the Algarve countryside towards the lights of Faro and the Atlantic Ocean. This spectacular villa lies 15km north of Faro centre. It is equipped with air conditioning and wifi. There is a private pool and …see more
A beautiful villa in a quiet location, with everything for a family holiday. The property has two bedrooms in the main house, and a separate studio with three beds, kitchenette and bathroom. SPECTACULAR SEA VIEWSThere are extensive terraces around the pool and other are …see more
“Excellent Villa With beautiful pool and amazing location”
Reviewed 29 Jun 2013
The villa is stunning with amazing sea and mountain views. The pool is lovely to relax around and is great to cool off and even learn to swim in.
The local train service is reliable and allowed us … More
“Excellent all round villa!”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2013
Excellent all round villa, loved the views, close proximity to beach and local bars and restaurants yet quiet and tranquil setting. The pool was warm and well kept and the roof terrace great for an ev… More
“What a peaceful, relaxing and beautiful retreat with a wide variety of things to do!”
Reviewed 14 Jan 2013
An amazing holiday home - a spacious villa in a peaceful, quiet, calm and relaxing area with a fantastic garden and superb views.
Everything you could need for a relaxing holiday provided. Local be… More
Lovely well equipped apartment situated on the 5th and top floor of a new private condominium with fantastic sea views. The condominium is located within a 5-10 minute walk of the city centre, the Marina, the train station and the fantastic beach. There is an undergroun …see more
Nice and clean apartment, suitable for family's with children. One bedroom with comfortable beds and a large wardrobe. The living room has a sofa bed to sleep on.
Fully equipped kitchen.
There is … More
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“Everything you need for the perfect Vaccation”
Reviewed 16 Feb 2016
Nice, clean apartment with a big balcony and a terrific sea view. One master bedroom, living room and kitchen. The kitchen provides with everything you may need if you want to cook. You can use the po… More
it was a pleasure to have you as guest, when shall we book the next stay?
Yvonne and Lennart
“Amazing apartment in a fantastic envireonment”
Reviewed 12 Feb 2016
The apartment is really fully equipped, easily accessible on top floor via elevator from the garage..Comfortable walking distance to the beach, the shop, the Marina and the old city.… More
Great for children of all ages ; No pets allowed;
Island Crest Chalet sits atop the rolling hillside and overlooks the picturesque Southwest River. The open-concept cathedral chalet has a 40' wall of windows and large deck that provides an eagle's eye view of the water for you to enjoy while relaxing on vacation.
The …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Villa Esra is a family owned and run holiday Villa in Turkey with no connections to holiday companies, so if you want the personal touch then this is ideal for you.
Esra has recently been redecorated throughout and offers 3 bedrooms that can easily accommodate 6 adults …see more
Lovely place stayed in area for the last 6 yrs at a 5 star hotel but first time at villa as long as you do not mind a good hill walk its great but if your unable to walk far not really suited as shop… More
Thanks for another great review. Feedback is always so valuable. Heading out myself next week with a plan to refresh both the kitchen utensils and towels after a busy season. Hope to see you again very soon. K
“Sheer, unadulterated luxury!”
Reviewed 5 Jul 2013
We stayed at Villa Esra for a fortnight in June and cannot rate the holiday highly enough. The villa more than lived up to the pictures and reviews and provided the ideal home away from home.
The go… More
Elaine. Thank you so much for your review. Some might think I've paid you. Would love you to join the Facebook page and share some of your holiday snaps.
Once again. many thanks
Karen and Ian
Reviewed 27 Apr 2012
Had the most fantastic holiday re booked for 2013 cannot wait.Felt so welcomed villa was beautiful.… More