Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (231413)

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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231,413 Holiday homes

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27

Holiday villa rental

Gran Canaria / Taurito

3 7 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent” This villa is one of the best you could find, everything is included and there's nothing more you could need. If you are looking for a quiet and relaxeing holiday this is the villa to book, we enjoyed the sun, and peaceful nice surroundin  …see more

from £161 / night

£1121 - £2725 / week

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from £161 / night

(15) Excellent 

20

Holiday villa rental

Albufeira / Oura Beach

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic Villa, met every expectation” I highly recommend this Villa. After organising a 5 day stay for a group of 14, we were all very happy and to be honest after looking at other villas and hotels around the area, I think we hit jackpot with Villa  …see more

from £100 / night

£795 - £2495 / week

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from £100 / night

(1) Excellent 

12

Holiday apartment in Brighton le Sands

Rockdale / Brighton le Sands

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
The air-conditioned family house FLAT can accommodate 5 people. It has a large private backyard with own entrance. Fully equipped kitchen for self-catering and internal laundry. Kitchen has a dish washer, fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, utensils, cutlery, di  …see more

from £116 / night

£736 / week

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from £116 / night

(23) Excellent 

34

Caleta de Fuste holiday villa rental

Caleta de Fuste / Montana Blanca

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic Villa” We like quiet locations for our holidays and preferably detached properties this is the prime reason we chose this Villa, but for the price it was exceptional and far exceeded the expectations, clean, tidy on a quiet complex it was ne  …see more

from £42 / night

£290 - £475 / week

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from £42 / night

(1) Excellent 

28

Moraira holiday villa rental

Costa Blanca / Moraira

2 4 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
Villa Golondrina is an attractively furnished and decorated villa, set in private grounds in a quiet residential area on a hillside approx. 2,5 km from the beach and resort of Moraira. There are very nice panoramic views of the resort and sea, whilst the garden, several  …see more

from £71 / night

£495 / week

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from £71 / night

(2) Excellent 

21

State of Minas Gerais / Guape

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

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from £53 / night

£366 - £708 / week

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from £53 / night

(2) Excellent 

17

Holiday home with shared pool in Torre de la Horadada

Province of Alicante / Torre de la Horadada

3 6 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
This is a lovely 3 bed holiday home in the very popular Torre del la Horadada area close to Campoamor and Cabo Roig . The house is only 30 yards from the communal pool and comes fully equipped for a great holiday . The house has a twin bedroom and shower room on the lo  …see more

from £40 / night

£261 - £461 / week

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from £40 / night

(7) Excellent 

34

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Torrevieja Area

Torrevieja Area / La Siesta

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Lovely villa lovely pool.could do with a bell on gate for visitors .” Just wasn't happy having to pay extra on top of villa price for cleaning .nobody came to change towels or bedding .iv stayed in lots of villas and always had these changed .  …see more

from £45 / night

£329 - £799 / week

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from £45 / night

(7) Excellent 

22

Holiday penthouse in Nerja

Costa del Sol / Nerja

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
“Excellent apartment, superb location” My extended family and I stayed in this apartment for 2 weeks in July. We were 6 grownups with 5 kids aged 2 to 13 years. The apartment with its 5 bedrooms and 3 WCs and spacious living- and dining-rooms was jus  …see more

from £87 / night

£604 - £1207 / week

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from £87 / night

(6) Very Good 

20

Holiday studio in Faro

Faro District / Faro

Studio 2 3 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
Self-catering accommodation for 2 persons and with air conditioning, TV and fully equipped kitchenette ideal located and with all main amenities within a short walking distance including ferry boats to the beautiful sandy island beaches.<br />Faro the capital of t  …see more

from £25 / night

£175 - £236 / week

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from £25 / night

12

Holiday villa in Moraira

Moraira / Benissa Costa

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
This Spanish traditional villa enjoys a central location, just 100m away from shops, supermarket and restaurants. The cove Baladrar only 700 m away. Moraira Resort 4 km away.The villa offers a large terrace around the private swimming pool and a large barbecue area with  …see more

from £50 / night

£344 / week

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from £50 / night

(5) Excellent 

14

Callala Bay holiday apartment rental

Shoalhaven / Callala Bay

3 6 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
The Anchorage is a modern 3 bedroom apartment which is the perfect retreat for families, friends or couples who want to experience a wonderful relaxing holiday that they will never forget. A few steps from the balcony has you on the beach; building sandcastles with th  …see more

from £86 / night

£859 / week

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from £86 / night

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Benitachell, Nucleo

Province of Alicante / Benitachell, Nucleo

2 4 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
This modern, well furnished house enjoys a quiet location on a country road, just 5 min walk from the old town of Benitachell and enjoys splendid views of the coast from its elevated position. With private swimming pool, spacious sun terraces and a pacefull location.Two  …see more

from £54 / night

£375 / week

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from £54 / night

(6) Excellent 

20

Villa rental in Los Alcazares with shared pool

Los Alcazares / Pueblo Patricia

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely villa, very private, close to everything for a perfect s/c holiday” We stayed in this villa last year, this year, and have rebooked for next year! It is very comfortable and clean, with very private garden and roof terrace. Lovely clean, smal  …see more

from £50 / night

£295 - £625 / week

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from £50 / night

(3) Very Good 

33

Holiday home in Burleigh Heads

Gold Coast / Burleigh Heads

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
REFLECTIONS is a superb north facing lake front family home with your own sandy beach. Caters for up to two families. Being a lake front you don't have to worry about lack of privacy from the neighbours , and there's no midgees either! The property has been  …see more

from £160 / night

£1068 - £1583 / week

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from £160 / night

(19) Excellent 

41

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Es Canar

Santa Eulalia del Río / Es Canar

1 6 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.03 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely apartment in great location.” this is a lovely apartment based right beside the sea. Lovely sunshine greets you each morning on the balcony area with lovely sea views. The apartment have everything that you need for your stay, a fully equipped  …see more

from £36 / night

£250 - £700 / week

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from £36 / night

(6) Excellent 

20

Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Cerrado Del Aguila

Mijas / Cerrado Del Aguila

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
DISCOUNTS FOR long winter lets. Modern fully equipped family apartment in a traditional Andalusian style. 3 bedrooms (one double and 2 twins), 2 bathrooms, air conditioned apartment (hot and cold) in a peaceful location ideal for a family holiday, golf holiday and qui  …see more

from £50 / night

£250 - £400 / week

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from £50 / night

(26) Excellent 

49

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
“Absolutely Wonderful!” Thank you Chris for a great stay. Apartment is faultless - Beautiful views, safe - friendly guard on gate - underground parking - grounds and pool carefully taken care of - lift and disabled friendly - every facility taken car  …see more

from £40 / night

£250 - £400 / week

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from £40 / night

(26) Excellent 

24

Ocean Village, Gibraltar holiday apartment rental

Ocean Village, Gibraltar

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Deluxe apartment in good area” We were met at the apartment and shown all the equipment. The apartment has good sized balcony which looked out over the pool. The main shopping area two mins away so this is a good location. For the price you get a very  …see more

from £105 / night

£715 - £930 / week

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from £105 / night

(22) Excellent 

24

Holiday apartment in Village Marina

Olhao / Village Marina

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Chilled out stay in Olhao” We actually rented 2 apartments in this complex but this particular apartment was the superior one because it was more like home from home with lots of extra little touches like the beach umbrella and the shopping trolley wh  …see more

from £47 / night

£324 - £388 / week

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from £47 / night

53

Holiday apartment rental

Hong Kong

5 10 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
THE NEW 5 BEDROOM TSIM SHA TSUI APARTMENT - YOU CANT BEAT THAT LOCATION! - SUBWAY STATION IN FRONT OF THE BUILDING - Live where HONG KONG wants to live! !!perfect shopping area and great restaurants and coffee shops!! - CLOSE TO FAMOUS VICTORIA HARBOUR and NATHAN ROAD  …see more

from £130 / night

£905 - £2954 / week

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from £130 / night

(16) Excellent 

17

Holiday townhouse with swimming pool in Holetown

Saint James Parish / Holetown

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent Facilities & Location” No 7. Hillside is an extremely high-end villa. The finish throughout the house is of a very high standard. With the accommodation running over 3 floors meant that we never felt like we were on top of each other, there  …see more

from £280 / night

£1960 - £3990 / week

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from £280 / night

(39) Excellent 

16

Holiday villa rental

Western Province / Darga Town

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Paradise Refound” We have just experienced the most wonderful two weeks holiday at this delightful villa-a real home from home-except that we were waited upon most regally. The staff were wonderful and we couldn't have had better attention.I wish I c  …see more

from £150 / night

£1050 - £1520 / week

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from £150 / night

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Holiday home in Benissa

Costa Blanca / Benissa

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
Enjoying a beautiful countryside and quiet location in La Viña, by Benissa coast, this pretty villa provides the perfect hidden retreat. Benissa coast with its lovely coves and sandy beaches and a wide selection of amenities is only a few minutes' drive away  …see more

from £50 / night

£344 / week

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from £50 / night

(12) Excellent 

24

Holiday apartment in Avalon Beach

Pittwater / Avalon Beach

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Air conditioning
Large, modern studio apt with private entrance, deck, heated pool & spectacular ocean views from Bilgola to the Central Coast. North facing to capture the sun all year long. 45 minute drive to Sydney and close to all amenites.  …see more

from £120 / night

£838 / week

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from £120 / night

(2) Very Good 

24

Sant Joan de Labritja holiday villa rental

Ibiza / Sant Joan de Labritja

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
Ibicenco Marí: Are you looking for a spanish rental villa in ibiza? Have a look at this one then! A beautiful ibicencan villa situated in a great location in the centre of san vicente only 3min. From the beach cala san vicente: a white, sandy beach suitable for  …see more

from £253 / night

£1768 - £4492 / week

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from £253 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in El Toro with shared pool

Calvia / El Toro

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.25 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely resort and accommodation in which to relax and unwind” This was the third time we have stayed in El Toro and just love the resort - its nice and peaceful and everything is in easy reach and not too far from the airport and Palma. The booking p  …see more

from £54 / night

£375 - £695 / week

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from £54 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Tavira

Faro District / Tavira

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful holiday villa in rural area” Casa Marta is the perfect holiday villa in a quiet area. We travelled with our 3 sons of 8,10 and 13 years old. When we arrived, the owner already provided us with a complete welcome package. Everything you need  …see more

from £72 / night

£500 - £1050 / week

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from £72 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Holiday villa in Pollachi

Tamil Nadu / Pollachi

4 8 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
About the Property: Nestled among coconut trees in a Posh neighbourhood in the Coconut Capital of India -- Pollachi, the property boasts ample living and outdoor spaces for families traveling together on vacation or to attend weddings. Can accommodate 2 to 6 and max 8 (  …see more

from £25 / night

£171 / week

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from £25 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Sunshine Beach

Noosa / Sunshine Beach

4 8 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Spacious four bedroom, two bathroom house surrounded by tropical gardens. Fabulous undercover deck with large outdoor setting, BBQ and beautiful water feature. Modern, fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher. Living and dining area with big-screen TV, DVD, stereo. Main  …see more

from £120 / night

£1064 / week

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from £120 / night

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Benitachell holiday apartment rental

Costa Blanca / Benitachell

2 4 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
This modern furnished apartment enjoys a quiet location in the Urbanization Villotel by Benitachell, between Moraira and Javea. With panoramic views and central location. Perfect for small families wanting to be close to Moraira resort and looking for a relaxing holiday  …see more

from £43 / night

£296 / week

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from £43 / night

(3) Excellent 

25

Holiday villa with golf nearby in Caleta de Fuste

Antigua / Caleta de Fuste

5 15 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
NEW stunning Villa Birdie has direct golf course, ocean, mountain and town views. This magnificent villa is one of the most spacious and luxurious in the golf complex. Built in a 800m2 property, the villa has the longest heated* swimming pool in the area. It has a gre  …see more

from £138 / night

£960 / week

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from £138 / night

(21) Excellent 

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Colonia de Sant Pere holiday villa rental

Colonia de Sant Pere / Bay of Alcudia

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Child friendly
“A comfortable, relaxing stay.” La Vista was perfect for our extended family of 5 adults and 3 young kids. Well equipped and comfortable, the roof terrace and hot tub were fantastic. The area was nice and quiet, albeit the start of the season, but this  …see more

from £95 / night

£595 - £995 / week

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from £95 / night

12

Holiday apartment rental

Orange Walk District / Orange Walk

17 4 4 nights min

  • 17 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 nights min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Air conditioning
(May vary in Rooms)Includes: A/CKitchen w/ utensilsWifiWasher/Dryer (coin operated)Car GarageGated CommunitySmall shopClose to Orange walk CityClose to highway (To Belize City, Belize City Airport)Rental Cars (Addiontal Fees May Apply)<br />For more information P  …see more

from £49 / night

£244 / week

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from £49 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Kallaroo holiday apartment rental

Joondalup / Kallaroo

1 2 5 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning
Access to Indian Ocean Great Beaches<br />Whether it's for long weekend or for holiday, we are here to make your stay comfortable!  …see more

from £50 / night

£326 - £399 / week

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from £50 / night

(23) Excellent 

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Holiday townhouse rental

Province of Alicante / Ciudad Quesada

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“A winter stay” This town house is undoubtedly well equipped and well cared for. It benefits particularly from having an owner that really cares that your hoilday should be a success! We were confident that this stay would be great and it was! Here  …see more

from £28 / night

£195 - £350 / week

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from £28 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse in Vigo

Province of Pontevedra / Vigo

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
In a beautiful building of the year 1950, our apartment stands up to a panoramic view to the Ria de Vigo. Carefully refurbished in 2007, this apartment has a floor area of 90sg.m and a terrace of 60sg.m with modern facilities in a charming atmosphere. The apartment is i  …see more

from £74 / night

£518 - £740 / week

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from £74 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Scarborough

Stirling / Scarborough

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
We have a beautiful 3 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment with panoramic ocean views and large balcony perfect for watching life on the beach here at Sandcastles Apartment Complex Scarborough, Perth. The accommodation we are delighted to offer the Apartment in such a lovely,  …see more

from £123 / night

£855 / week

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from £123 / night

(31) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Santa Maria Estate

Mellieha / Santa Maria Estate

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Practically perfect in every way!” The 3 bedroom apartment exceeded all our expectations upon arrival! Huge, spacious, all mod cons and with the unexpected coolness inside that didn't require the a/c on all the time! My husband is quite picky about th  …see more

from £56 / night

£388 - £1138 / week

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from £56 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Los Alcazares

Los Alcazares / El Divino

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Amazing apartment, perfect location, can't wait to return” Our week spent at the apartment was the most enjoyable holiday ever. After being picked up by Sabeli Villas staff at the airport, we were taken to the apartment (just 10 mins away). She was ve  …see more

from £32 / night

£220 - £380 / week

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from £32 / night