Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (333683)

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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State of Santa Catarina / Bombinhas

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

 …see more

from £60 / night

£389 - £1270 / week

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from £60 / night

(1) Excellent 

36

Noosaville holiday apartment rental

Noosa / Noosaville

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Nautilus Noosa Holiday Resort offers many features besides Accommodation so you and your kids can choose to relax and enjoy a ’Nautilus and Noosa Experience' at an affordable cost! Our well located Resort offers Friendly, Affordable, Quality, Spacious & Comfortable Ac  …see more

from £92 / night

£598 / week

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from £92 / night

38

Holiday apartment with indoor pool in Torrevieja

Costa Blanca / Torrevieja

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
situated between 2 lakes only 10 minutes walk to both . many beaches only 10 minutes with car. private pool only for guests of this apartment. bars/ resturants , supermarket social club within 5 minutes walk 45 minutes drive from alicante and murcia airport lovely re  …see more

from £62 / night

£212 - £548 / week

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from £62 / night

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(3) Very Good 

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Stanwell Tops holiday apartment rental

New South Wales / Stanwell Tops

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning
Yellowtail Stay - Stanwell Tops is set in a small acreage of stunning rolling lawns with a sandstone-surrounded dam and encompassed by bush. We have 3 rooms available. The Courtyard Room is a studio apartment and located downstairs from the residence. Own private acce  …see more

from £55 / night

£379 / week

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from £55 / night

32

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Koycegiz

Mugla Province / Koycegiz

3 6 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Swimming pool
Amber villa has private pool with spacious garden with shaded area and sun beds for 6 people. Air Conditioning throughout, Fully equipped to a High Standard including; Satellite TV, Large Dining Table/Area, 3 Large Spacious Bedrooms, 2 Bedrooms with Terraced Balcony, K  …see more

from £55 / night

£350 / week

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from £55 / night

(24) Excellent 

17

Holiday apartment with swimming pool in Camps Bay

Cape Town / Camps Bay

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“A wonderful and memorable stay” The Villa Barbara experience was fantastic. As expected, the views of Caps Bay and Table Mountain were stunning. What was not as expected was the generous hospitality of the Reynolds. All in all, our stay at Villa Barba  …see more

from £100 / night

£700 - £1120 / week

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from £100 / night

(3) Very Good 

5

Holiday guest house in Kasol

Himachal Pradesh / Kasol

11 24 1 night min

  • 11 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 24
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
We are a family run homestay, we offer 8 double bedrooms, two family rooms, tents can also be pitched, home made food can be made available on prior request Base for exploring Malana, Kheer Ganga, Tosh, Grahan, Lapaz. Motorbike can be arranged. Travel desk, Phone,  …see more

from £24 / night

£167 / week

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from £24 / night

(17) Excellent 

30

Holiday apartment in Alicante

Costa Blanca / Alicante

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Nice accommodation, helpful owner.” Nice accomodation in central area.Good resteraunts. Welcoming and helpful ownwer. Easy access to nice beaches. Some nice bars. Friendly area. Some interesting buildings.  …see more

from £64 / night

£445 - £505 / week

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from £64 / night

15

Denia holiday apartment rental

Denia / Las Marinas

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
The urbanization is small so the pool area is never crowded. The apartment overlooks the swimming pool and is ideal for relaxing on the terrace and watching the family in the pool. The pool is surrounded by a lawn and dotted with trees ideal for relaxing in the shade. T  …see more

from £43 / night

£297 - £509 / week

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from £43 / night

(40) Very Good 

10

Holiday condo in Orlando

Orlando / International Drive

2 8 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Excellent! Extremely clean condo!” My friend and I stayed for 2 weeks in this condo. Location perfect. I Trolley stop outside and other buses if you want to venture out. Receptionists were very welcoming. Condo very clean, impressed with it all. Will  …see more

from £87 / night

£609 / week

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from £87 / night

(8) Excellent 

44

Holiday home with swimming pool in Kingsley

Joondalup / Kingsley

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Swimming pool
“the best holiday apartment we ever had” We spent seven weeks in the beautiful unit with Ruth. Since years we spend January through March in Western Australia, but we never have had such a beautiful accommodation with garden and pool to ouerselves.  …see more

from £56 / night

£350 - £415 / week

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from £56 / night

(28) Excellent 

18

Apartment rental in Corralejo with shared pool

Corralejo / Residencial Las Dunas

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful apartment; everything you need for a relaxing break” What a lovely apartment - quietly located within the complex, and kitted out with everything I could need and more! I would seriously doubt you would NEED anything in the kitchen that wasn  …see more

from £32 / night

£224 / week

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from £32 / night

(13) Very Good 

19

Holiday apartment with shared pool in Mellieha

Island of Malta / Mellieha

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Swimming pool
“Clean and spacious in a great location” The apartment matched the photographs and description well. It was clean, modern and spacious. Many of the other apartments were unoccupied, so we often had the pool to ourselves. Nick, the manager, was very  …see more

from £106 / night

£509 / week

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from £106 / night

(63) Excellent 

19

Holiday apartment in Valletta

Island of Malta / Valletta

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“Well designed, comfortable, didn't want to go home!” This apartment is beautifully and thoughtfully designed, with everything you could possibly need. The air conditioning works well and there is constant hot water. The location is excellent and the  …see more

from £73 / night

£441 - £636 / week

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from £73 / night

(17) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with shared pool in Hisaronu

Hisaronu / Central Hisaronu

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fabulous” Hi Both Just wanted to mail you to thank you for the use of your lovely villa. We had a fantastic time and for the short flight it was the nicest place we have been too. My self and our friend Gary are well travelled people and we both  …see more

from £70 / night

£475 - £650 / week

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from £70 / night

(14) Very Good 

17

Holiday apartment rental

Calvia / Santa Ponsa

1 4 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.05 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic” Great location. We stayed for one week with our baby. The apartment is just across the road from the lovely sandy beach, Alex the owner picked us up from the airport with a car seat for our little one. The apartment was spotlessly clean and  …see more

from £31 / night

£212 - £636 / week

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from £31 / night

26

Holiday home in Forest Grove

Margaret River Region / Forest Grove

5 18 2 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Surprise your partner! While Boranup chalets have been described as “awesome”, your partner will love you forever when you indulge yourselves with that extra special treat at the Lodge! Most commonly described by guests as "AMAZING!" More and more guests are pamper  …see more

from £265 / night

£1853 / week

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from £265 / night

(1) Very Good 

31

Holiday villa in Orlando

Central Florida / Orlando

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
PLEASE NOTE THIS VILLA IS AVAILABLE FOR MINIMUM OF 5NIGHTS Stunning 5 bedroom villa, sleeps 10, in Highlands Reserve Championship Golf Community and the perfect location for visiting Disney World (only a 15minute drive). This spacious 3500 square foot two storey home  …see more

from £112 / night

£784 / week

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from £112 / night

(8) Excellent 

17

Lyndoch holiday home rental

Barossa Valley / Lyndoch

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
A secluded country cottage on a thousand acres, yet only ten minutes to the heart of the Barossa Valley and the many wineries and restaurants. Overlooking the North Para River, there are many places to walk and explore - or just sit and enjoy the stunning scenery and  …see more

from £148 / night

£883 - £1295 / week

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from £148 / night

(20) Excellent 

24

Central Algarve holiday villa rental

Albufeira / Central Albufeira

7 15 Min stay varies

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fab experience” I just want to say this villa is absolutely perfect for a large group of friends and even 13 girlies! Location is excellent and villa is spacious and very clean!! Staff are there for you 24 7 if you have and problems or questions! The  …see more

from £100 / night

£795 - £2495 / week

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from £100 / night

(10) Excellent 

24

Gran Alacant holiday villa rental

Gran Alacant / Monte Y Mar

7 12 Min stay varies

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Perfect for large groups” Wonderful villa for large groups, we were 9 adults and 3 children and this worked really well. Very clean, child friendly, taxis arranged, rep (Angie) spoke to us just after landing and was there whenever we needed anything .  …see more

from £150 / night

£550 - £1290 / week

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from £150 / night

(3) Excellent 

16

Holiday cottage rental

Cape Town / Constantia

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 12 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
The lovely cottage is set on the grounds of a Cape Georgian home at the foot of Table Mountain. It is freestanding with a separate entrance and was fully refurbished in 2015. The cottage has 55 m² with two main rooms and a bathroom. The bedroom sleeps 2 persons comfor  …see more

from £34 / night

£232 / week

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from £34 / night

(15) Excellent 

20

Quinns Rocks holiday home rental

Quinns Rocks / Quinns Beach

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
This opulent 2 storey property, with a stunning outdoor swimming pool, offers luxury accommodation with modern spacious rooms with 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 GENUINE guest bedrooms (sleeps up to 14 Guests by prior arrangement) plus 2 expansive bathrooms each with a spa bath.This h  …see more

from £162 / night

£971 - £4300 / week

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from £162 / night

(6) Excellent 

21

Vejer de la Frontera holiday cottage rental

Vejer de la Frontera / El Soto

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
A very nice bright and airy cottage well fitted out with for all your holiday needs and close to all activities.  …see more

from £50 / night

£350 - £410 / week

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from £50 / night

30

Sotogrande Marina holiday apartment rental

Sotogrande / Sotogrande Marina

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
This spacious apartment is situated in the very heart of the Sotogrande Marina, Andalucia, beautifully positioned between the rolling hills of the Sierra Alminera and the Mediterranean sea. In Sotogrande you will find excellent bars, cafes, restaurants, beach clubs, sho  …see more

from £73 / night

£509 - £678 / week

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from £73 / night

(4) Excellent 

19

Santa Maria holiday villa rental

Santa Maria / Tortuga Beach

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great Vacation” We're just back from an excellent week of vacation at the villa ! It was luxurious, huge, with an amazing view so closed from the sea !! The manager Fabrizio was so nice, very friendly people. An extraordinary experience. Lau  …see more

from £182 / night

£1272 - £1526 / week

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from £182 / night

(3) Very Good 

24

Porters holiday villa rental

Porters / Porters Gate

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Swimming pool
“Amazing, brilliantly appointed villa in one of the best locations in Barbados” This villa was awsome. My wife and I and two kids (18 and 12) have just returned from a fantastic two weeks at this super villa. The interior decorating has clearly been  …see more

from £129 / night

£903 / week

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from £129 / night

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) holiday apartment rental

Kerala / Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

6 16 1 night min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 16
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Swimming pool, gym and Ayurveda treatment packages are available at extra charges, on arrival  …see more

from £14 / night

£81 - £100 / week

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from £14 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Ukunda / Diani Beach

4 11 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 11
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Niro's Place, gorgeous beachhouse with private swimming-pool, full house staff, 4 air-conditioned en-suite bedrooms with private balcony and marvelous seaview.Romantic gazebo near the beach and hammocks under the coconot trees. Niro Properties is known as one of the be  …see more

from £170 / night

£1187 - £4835 / week

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from £170 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Holiday b&b in Nelson Bay

Port Stephens / Nelson Bay

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Air conditioning
“Faultless” Hosts were friendly and welcoming in their home. This BnB is ideal if you wish to experience something different and try to avoid staying in large noisy resorts. The decor was beautiful and the breakfast healthy and delicious! A wonderful r  …see more

from £80 / night

£530 / week

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from £80 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Victoria and Alfred Waterfront with shared pool

Cape Town / Victoria and Alfred Waterfront

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Top drawer accommodation - amazing location” This is an excellent place to use a base for your Cape Town adventure. A beautiful apartment in an excellent and very secure location, just a few minutes walk from the bustling V&A waterfront. Secure on-sit  …see more

from £129 / night

£900 - £2000 / week

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from £129 / night

(19) Very Good 

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Clermont holiday villa rental

Clermont / Greater Groves

5 12 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Tangerine Villa is a stylish Floridian Home which is luxuriously equipped to the highest standards. This spacious, single-story home of four to five bedrooms with three bathrooms offers accommodation for up to ten people. The villa is fully air conditioned and has its o  …see more

from £70 / night

£410 - £495 / week

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from £70 / night

(16) Excellent 

10

Holiday villa in South Fremantle

Fremantle / South Fremantle

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 km
  • Swimming pool
Chester Villa is a two storey French style villa with a queen bed upstairs and a single daybed in the downstairs living area. It has a fully equipped kitchen and a unique fully enclosed shower, which feels like the outdoors, with a separate toilet. Chester Villa is loc  …see more

from £77 / night

£483 - £742 / week

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from £77 / night

(8) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Rosedale

Barossa Valley / Rosedale

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
With wonderful rural views and plenty of wineries, cafes and restaurants within a short drive, Creeve Roe is a great place for a romantic stay or to relax and unwind with friendsProvision for additional guests may be possible at $50/person/night. Please contact the owne  …see more

from £195 / night

£1165 - £2353 / week

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from £195 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Strahan

Tasmania / Strahan

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
The Strahan Holiday Retreat is located right in the heart of Strahan. It is within 2 minutes walking distance to the local swimming beach and adventure playground, with a short stroll along the historic foreshore to the Gordon River cruise offices, local Bars and restau  …see more

from £82 / night

£491 - £720 / week

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from £82 / night

(22) Excellent 

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Holiday villa rental

Southern Province / Galle

3 8 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Wonderful stay in a Wonderful Villa” We (group of 4 friends) stayed at the Moonstone Villa for a week in mid February and we could not have had a more wonderful stay. The property was well maintained and the staff could not have been more helpful and  …see more

from £125 / night

£1200 / week

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from £125 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Zanzibar Island / Jambiani

5 14 Min stay varies

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

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from £382 / night

£2543 - £3619 / week

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from £382 / night

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Apartment rental in Australia & New Zealand

Gympie Region / Tin Can Bay

3 8 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
Just 20 minutes from Rainbow Beach, This breathtaking executive bay front 3 bedroom ground floor apartment will comfortably house six to eight people and is for your exclusive use, whether 2 or 8 people stay. With luxurious features including your own private plunge po  …see more

from £117 / night

£816 / week

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from £117 / night

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Holiday home rental

Negros Occidental / Bacolod

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
Child friendly pool. Two bedrooms with (website hidden)'s sleeps 2. Room for additional bed in the private Fully furnished TV room with 65in TV and 5:1 surround sound. Desk with wifi for the business traveler. Car, driver, maid, babysitter and meals can be arranged. Th  …see more

from £32 / night

£159 - £187 / week

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from £32 / night

(5) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Nerja / Acapulco Playa

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great Location, fantastic views” we stayed in the apartment for a week and the location was fantastic. The apartment overlooks the pool and the sea, it is well equipped and spotlessly clean. suitable for all as very close to everything and has lift.  …see more

from £43 / night

£212 - £547 / week

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from £43 / night

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