Winter sun breaks in hot destinations

Winter sun breaks (36041)

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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(51) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment rental

Lagos / Meia Praia

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Swimming pool
“excellent” Fantastic well equipped, comfortable and modern apartment. Brilliant location - definitely recommend  …see more

from £50 / night

£345 - £795 / week

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from £50 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Ciudad Quesada

Province of Alicante / Ciudad Quesada

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
“Happy family holiday” Lovely large villa with space for all the family to be together or space to be on their own too. Large amazing pool with deep and shallow ends plenty space for air beds in pool too. Pool bar a great asset as saved you going in an  …see more

from £70 / night

£400 - £1000 / week

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from £70 / night

(4) Excellent 

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Ciudad Quesada holiday villa rental

Province of Alicante / Ciudad Quesada

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool
“Mr” Great villa. Fantastic location. No walking up hills when going home from the bar at night!! Very clean and tidy. Easy to book. Polite and helpful people who look after the villa. Thanks for a lovely week.  …see more

from £42 / night

£300 - £495 / week

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from £42 / night

(5) Average 

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Holiday studio with swimming pool, golf nearby in Sitio de Calahonda

Sitio de Calahonda / Calypso

Studio 3 Min stay varies

  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £23 / night

£135 - £245 / week

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from £23 / night

(10) Excellent 

21

Holiday apartment in Akyaka

Mugla Province / Akyaka

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Great central location.” Great location near beach, shops and restaurants. Apartment very well equipped. Large fridge and full cooker. Owners very friendly and helpful. Very clean and spacious lounge. Two balconies.  …see more

from £30 / night

£210 / week

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from £30 / night

(11) Very Good 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Vilamoura

Vilamoura / Al Sakia Village Fonte Santa

7 16 Min stay varies

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 16
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic villa in a great location!” Travelled to this fabulous, clean and very spacious villa with extended family, 13 of us! including a baby, toddler and small child, we had plenty of room to escape each other when we wanted! It's kitted out with  …see more

from £209 / night

£1235 - £3766 / week

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from £209 / night

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22

Holiday apartment letting

Lisbon District / Amadora

1 5 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly

from £35 / night

£227 - £409 / week

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from £35 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Port de Pollenca

Majorca / Port de Pollenca

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly

from £94 / night

£783 - £1305 / week

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from £94 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday b&b in Mangawhai

Northland Region / Mangawhai

1 5 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly

from £87 / night

£609 / week

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from £87 / night

(23) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment in St. Paul's Bay

Island of Malta / St. Paul's Bay

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £37 / night

£253 - £667 / week

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from £37 / night

(2) Excellent 

21

Holiday cottage in Alcantarilha

Faro District / Alcantarilha

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
“Perfect for a quiet and relaxing holiday.” The cottage was quiet and peaceful but perfectly placed just a few minutes from the N125, great for getting around. It was very clean and had everything that we needed, cery cosy. Was great to have access t  …see more

from £35 / night

£245 / week

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from £35 / night

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Aljezur

Faro District / Aljezur

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool

from £79 / night

£566 - £1131 / week

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from £79 / night

(7) Excellent 

15

Gordon's Bay holiday chalet let

Cape Town / Gordon's Bay

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“stunning” from the moment we drove up to the villa and seen the views over the bay,feel in love with the place,has everything you need and more,the kitchen area has everything, tv room with a stunning picture on the wall,really nice bedroom with bat  …see more

from £55 / night

£350 - £480 / week

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from £55 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Torre de la Horadada holiday villa accommodation

Province of Alicante / Torre de la Horadada

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Excellent value for money” Accommodation was clean, good size and had everything we needed. Kids loved the communal pool at the back which again was always clean and tidy. Shops and restaurants were close by. Overall, very impressed. excellent value  …see more

from £50 / night

£250 - £425 / week

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from £50 / 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

£305 - £583 / week

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from £44 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Apartment rental in Villamartin with shared pool, golf nearby

Villamartin / Villamartin Plaza

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool

from £25 / night

£145 - £272 / week

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from £25 / night

(4) Excellent 

24

Holiday villa with swimming pool in Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City

4 10 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 2 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £331 / night

£2146 - £2484 / week

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from £331 / night

(13) Excellent 

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Holiday penthouse with shared pool, golf nearby in Puerto de la Duquesa

Manilva / Puerto de la Duquesa

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.6 km
  • Swimming pool
“Outstanding” Five stars from us, This wonderful place has every little detail in place, the area is very peaceful and relaxing even with my 3 year old daughter. It's immaculate and close to everything. Tony and Rosie are fabulous hosts and very helpf  …see more

from £47 / night

£325 - £495 / week

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from £47 / night

(35) Excellent 

23

Villa rental in Kalkan with swimming pool

Kalkan / Kiziltas

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Gorgeous villa with spectacular views of beautiful Kalkan” Lovely villa which is very well presented. Party consisted of 4 adults and 2 teenagers and had plenty of space inside and outside. Villa well equipped, enjoyed the vast array of books availabl  …see more

from £86 / night

£600 - £850 / week

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from £86 / night

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Charneca da Caparica holiday villa rental

Charneca da Caparica / Aroeira, Charneca da Caparica

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool

from £148 / night

£853 - £1983 / week

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from £148 / night

(3) Very Good 

15

Holiday cottage rental

Faial Island / Horta

1 3 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.15 km

from £57 / night

£318 - £392 / week

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from £57 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Charneca da Caparica

Charneca da Caparica / Belverde

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool

from £161 / night

£853 - £1827 / week

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from £161 / night

(14) Very Good 

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Denia holiday apartment rental

Costa Blanca / Denia

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Beautiful apartment with everything close by” We stayed at the penthouse apartment in Denia July/ August 2013- my husband and I with our two small children. The swimming pool is huge with children's pool next to it. Beach is a 5 minute stroll away. Su  …see more

from £60 / night

£400 - £600 / week

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from £60 / night

25

Holiday studio in Port Elliot

South Australia / Port Elliot

Studio 6 Min stay varies

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

from £100 / night

£696 / week

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from £100 / night

(22) Excellent 

13

Jungutbatu holiday villa rental

Nusa Lembongan / Jungutbatu

4 8 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool

from £215 / night

£1442 - £1657 / week

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from £215 / night

(1) Excellent 

22

Guest house rental in Chiang Rai

Chiang Rai Province / Chiang Rai

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning

from £14 / night

£78 / week

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from £14 / night

(15) Excellent 

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Port d'Alcudia holiday apartment rental

Port d'Alcudia / Port Alcudia

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
“Overlooking marina and five minute walk to the beach, lovely clean apartment” This was our first visit to Alcudia and I am so pleased we managed to book this apartment. Owned by a lovely couple Teresa and Jaime who were more than helpful and welcomin  …see more

from £66 / night

£435 - £870 / week

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from £66 / night

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Holiday b&b in Tallangatta

Victoria / Tallangatta

3 5 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £71 / night

£492 / week

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from £71 / night

(7) Very Good 

15

Holiday home in Olhos de Agua

Albufeira / Olhos de Agua

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“Excellent, I'll return there” Owner very communicative and helpflul. The zone is splendid and peaceful and the house is spacious, clean, just as the advertisement said. A very good option to stay in the Algarve and spend a good time there. We'l  …see more

from £50 / night

£450 - £950 / week

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from £50 / night

(37) Excellent 

24

Oludeniz holiday villa rental

Oludeniz / Ovacik Heights

4 8 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“As arnie would say , I'll be back” We had a wonderful time in this lovely villa . Loved the big pool as I like to swim everyday when I feel the need to cool down . Lots of local bars , restaurants , and supermarkets who know the villa well . Made use  …see more

from £70 / night

£490 - £1099 / week

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from £70 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Puerto Banus

Puerto Banus / Menara Beach

3 8 7 nights min

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

from £128 / night

£892 - £1644 / week

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from £128 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Isla de Graciosa

Canary Islands / Isla de Graciosa

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £74 / night

£518 - £609 / week

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from £74 / night

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Apartment rental in Urunga with golf nearby

New South Wales / Urunga

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Car not necessary

from £122 / night

£848 / week

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from £122 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Marsascala

Island of Malta / Marsascala

4 9 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool

from £174 / night

£1212 / week

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from £174 / night

(32) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Sayan

Ubud / Sayan

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £199 / night

£1322 - £2255 / week

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from £199 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Quinns Rocks

Quinns Rocks / Quinns Beach

4 6 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool

from £87 / night

£513 - £1212 / week

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from £87 / night

(7) Excellent 

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Holiday villa in Javea

Javea / Costa Nova La Marina

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Relaxing house.” Great house located in a quiet area. Nice view of sunsets. 4 of 5 bedrooms with separate AC which we were very happy to have. Great hiking in the area by the house. Closest beach La Granadella is fine for snorkeling. Arenal is 6 km aw  …see more

from £250 / night

£750 - £1740 / week

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from £250 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with swimming pool in Sant Rafael

Sant Rafael / Buscatell

8 12 Min stay varies

  • 8 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £370 / night

£2587 / week

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from £370 / night

(6) Very Good 

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Holiday apartment accommodation

Province of Alicante / Punta Prima

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool

from £31 / night

£296 / week

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from £31 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Hobart

Greater Hobart / Hobart

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
“Perfect getaway with high-end hospitality” What a treat it was to discover that the sweet little off-the-grid eco-farmhouse in the photos is even better in person -- and perfectly situated between Hobart (a short 10-minute drive) and the countryside.  …see more

from £105 / night

£735 / week

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from £105 / night

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