Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (229381)

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 villa accommodation

Costa Blanca / La Zenia

3 7 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool

from £87 / night

£604 / week

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from £87 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Playa Blanca

Lanzarote / Playa Blanca

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Perfect home from home” We have just returned from a lovely holiday in Villa Grace. The villa is very well appointed with everything you could need for a comfortable stay in Lanzarote. The washing machine and dishwasher were also easy to operate. Th  …see more

from £125 / night

£875 - £1200 / week

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from £125 / night

(21) Very Good 

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Villa accommodation in La Torre Golf Resort with swimming pool, golf nearby

Murcia / La Torre Golf Resort

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
“Another great relaxing break in a beautiful villa at La Torre Golf” Again we had another great holiday in this lovely villa. Everything you need is at hand even the BBQ. Thanks Vincenzo everything went smoothly. We'll be back.  …see more

from £30 / night

£210 - £280 / week

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from £30 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Pilar de la Horadada holiday bungalow rental

Pilar de la Horadada / Mil Palmeras

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“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. The apa  …see more

from £40 / night

£275 - £395 / week

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from £40 / night

(46) Excellent 

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Playa Blanca holiday villa rental

Playa Blanca / San Marcial Rubicon

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“The villa was amazing, Lanzarote/that area is a nice place to visit/stay!” Me and a group of my girl mates rented this villa to start off my 25th birthday celebrations! and we loved it! The villa was amazing,very modern, very clean, nicely layed ou  …see more

from £75 / night

£525 - £773 / week

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from £75 / night

(9) Very Good 

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Vilamoura holiday villa rental

Vilamoura / Pinhal Golf Course

7 15 Min stay varies

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool

from £302 / night

£1768 - £5095 / week

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from £302 / night

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Holiday villa in Vale do Garrao

Faro District / Vale do Garrao

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £130 / night

£759 - £1897 / week

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from £130 / night

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Soller

Majorca / Soller

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £71 / night

£495 - £1165 / week

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from £71 / night

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Kubu

Bali / Kubu

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £151 / night

£1057 / week

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from £151 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Bugibba

Island of Malta / Bugibba

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Car not necessary
“Mr” The apartment is spottless throughout Is very convenient to all facilities The owner is very friendly nothing too much bother I would definitely book again  …see more

from £35 / night

£242 - £423 / week

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from £35 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Ca'n Picafort

Ca'n Picafort / Son Baulo

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly

from £69 / night

£432 - £518 / week

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from £69 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Calheta

Madeira / Calheta

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Not enough superlatives.............” We (4 adults, 2 children) stayed in August 2016 and I am still sulking that we had to return home. Pegging my laundry out in Somerset just isn't cutting it........no sea views for starters !! This villa is beaut  …see more

from £194 / night

£1203 - £2289 / week

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from £194 / night

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Holiday villa in Exmouth

Western Australia / Exmouth

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £105 / night

£675 - £896 / week

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from £105 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Calis Beach

Fethiye / Calis Beach

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Lovely villa, great pool and location, superb weather!!!!!” Thank you for giving us the opportunity to stay in your lovely villa. From the minute we arrived for our weeks holiday to the time we left we all agreed we had a fantastic holiday Hav  …see more

from £100 / night

£650 - £950 / week

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from £100 / night

(2) Excellent 

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B&b rental in Panchkula

Haryana / Panchkula

4 3 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £12 / night

£84 / week

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from £12 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool in Moraira

Moraira / Benitachell/Cumbre del Sol

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful view” A very pleasant apartment with the most stunning view. The swimming pools are very good. Lovely and peaceful during our visit. We hope to stay here again before our permanent move to Moraira. Thank you  …see more

from £47 / night

£328 - £423 / week

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from £47 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Holiday studio in Faro

Faro District / Faro

Studio 2 3 nights min

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly

from £30 / night

£206 - £278 / week

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from £30 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Tenerife / Adeje

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
“One of the best villas that we've stayed in” The villa is set high up a winding road a few minutes from the nearest town. Inside, it is spacious and well furnished but that is just an added extra because who wants to spend their holiday inside? Outsi  …see more

from £156 / night

£1090 - £2370 / week

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from £156 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Arco da Calheta

Calheta / Arco da Calheta

3 6 6 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 6 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Wonderful and relaxing villa...” We were looking for somewhere a little special to holiday and celebrate our anniversary somewhere quiet and beautiful. We were certainly not disappointed with our stay at loreto luxury villa which is built into the cli  …see more

from £75 / night

£525 - £1099 / week

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from £75 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Elviria

Marbella / Elviria

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Quality apartment” Stayed in this lovely apartment for one week. So comfortable and spacious, spotlessly clean with everything you could want provided. The bathrooms were huge with lashings of hot water , the kitchen was well equipped and also spotl  …see more

from £60 / night

£325 - £595 / week

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from £60 / night

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Wellington holiday home rental

Greater Wellington / Wellington

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £280 / night

£1760 - £2880 / week

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from £280 / night

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Littoral Department / Cotonou

8 18 1 night min

  • 8 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 17 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning

from £21 / night

£138 - £216 / week

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from £21 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Port Douglas

Queensland / Port Douglas

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fabulous swim out apartment” We loved this apartment its close to the beach and the pool is right off the patio. Its well layed out with both couples having their own bathrooms, a well equiped kitchen with large fridge. great outdoor area with loung  …see more

from £181 / night

£1267 - £2792 / week

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from £181 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Burgau

Faro District / Burgau

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fabulous villa in a wonderful location” This is a fabulous villa, with a great pool and very well equipped. My children spent most of their time in the pool when we weren't at the beach. It's a suoer size and very well looked after. The views  …see more

from £115 / night

£500 - £1550 / week

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from £115 / night

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Broadbeach holiday apartment rental

Gold Coast / Broadbeach

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool

from £185 / night

£1160 - £2792 / week

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from £185 / night

(14) Very Good 

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Holiday villa in Playa San Juan

Guia de Isora / Playa San Juan

5 12 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.6 km
  • Swimming pool
“lovely villa and great location” Great villa for a family, lovely views over the ocean would benefit from air con - but otherwise excellent  …see more

from £162 / night

£1130 - £2270 / week

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from £162 / night

(25) Excellent 

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Holiday b&b with swimming pool in Napier

Hawke's Bay Region / Napier

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Private garden

from £75 / night

£519 / week

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from £75 / night

(42) Excellent 

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Pitiwella holiday villa rental

Galle / Pitiwella

4 10 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Still dreaming of this exotic Paradise !” Still dreaming of this exotic Paradise ! Only a short while since our return home and already longing to go back. It is hard to describe in a few sentences the overwhelming impressions during our stay. A  …see more

from £182 / night

£1268 / week

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from £182 / night

(90) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Fuengirola

Costa del Sol / Fuengirola

3 7 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great getaway” Stayed here multiple times superb location very high spec facilities and modern decor throughout. Highly recommend will be back again in 2017.  …see more

from £42 / night

£290 - £990 / week

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from £42 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Queenscliff

Victoria / Queenscliff

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £157 / night

£921 - £1178 / week

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from £157 / night

(23) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Kalkan

Antalya Province / Kalkan

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic villa” We had a great holiday at serenity villa. It is a wonderful place and has everything you need for a great holiday. The pool is fab and the views each morning cannot be beaten. Kalkan town is pretty and all the restaurants serve great  …see more

from £308 / night

£2160 - £3420 / week

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from £308 / night

(35) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Sanur

Denpasar / Sanur

4 8 4 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool

from £184 / night

£1288 - £1840 / week

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from £184 / night

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Lagos holiday apartment rental

Faro District / Lagos

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £9 / night

£11 - £345 / week

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from £9 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday studio with golf nearby in Marina

Lagos / Marina

Studio 2 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Child friendly
“Recommended!!” First time staying in Lagos. The apartment was ideally located. Beach 10 min. Shopping 5 min. Clean and well equipped apartment. No pool or communal facilities but would definitely stay here again. Recommended!!  …see more

from £9 / night

£9 - £345 / week

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from £9 / night

(4) Very Good 

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La Mata holiday apartment rental

La Mata / Los Leandros

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool

from £14 / night

£87 - £216 / week

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from £14 / night

(4) 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 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Miss D Hollas” Lovely apartment very clean and tidy would definitely go back. Lovely views from balcony. Pool area very good and relaxing.  …see more

from £44 / night

£302 - £578 / week

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from £44 / night

(19) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Sao Martinho do Porto

Alcobaca / Sao Martinho do Porto

4 8 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Swimming pool
“Nice spacious villa in a very convenient location” This is a nice spacious villa with good facilities for a relaxing family holiday. Nice garden area with child's play area, table tennis and darts. Great BBQ for al fresco dining in the evening. Locat  …see more

from £100 / night

£500 - £1150 / week

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from £100 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Villa rental in Parys with swimming pool, golf nearby

Free State / Parys

3 6 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Air conditioning

from £180 / night

£1260 / week

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from £180 / night

(5) Average 

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Sesimbra holiday apartment rental

Setubal District / Sesimbra

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly

from £48 / night

£259 - £388 / week

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from £48 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Puerto de la Cruz / Puerto Town Centre

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool

from £26 / night

£182 / week

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from £26 / night

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