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!
This romantic and beautiful tropical-style one Bedroom Villa is the perfect romantic getaway, with its own salt water swimming pool and a walled garden that gives you a feeling of heavenly bliss. It is less a 10 minute drive south of Lamai and located near to Butterfly …see more
The photographs provided were spot on, we loved this little private haven. Perfect for 2 we were able to make a simple breakfast at home and then go out and enjoy the days. Dave's hospitality was grea… More
The Villa is located in the best place for tourist in Eilat, in a residential area surrounded by other villas and yet 3 minute walks from the beach, the Promenade, shopping mall, supermarket and restaurants. You don't need to use a car! The villa has 5 large bedrooms wi …see more
Exquisite new three bedroom apartment with spectacular views. 2015 is the 1st year this apartment will be available to rent.The apartment is situated 5 minutes from San Pedro beach, 7 minutes from Puerto Banus and 10 minutes from Marbella. For golfers you are within a 5 …see more
without doubt one the best places we have ever had the privilege to stay in. We travelled with three of our children, aged 10yrs through to 20yr for 7 wonderful nights at Valley Heights and each to a … More
This luxury apartment is located just 200 meters from the beach, front line to Myramar Shopping Centre. Just 15 minutes to Mijas Village, 25 minutes to Marbella, 2 minutes to Fuengirola. Private and secured closed-complex, quiet and peaceful. Located in the best are …see more
we stayed at the apartment for 2 weeks in march, and really enjoyed ourselves, it was furnished to a high standard and fully equipped, everything we needed. we really loved the large balcony were we d… More
Reviewed 24 Jun 2012
From the moment I decided to book this apartment I was treated to a very efficient and friendly service from the owner who's only wish was that you have a good holiday.
The apartment is located only … More
Zerniq (z sounding like z in zoo while q sounding like the q in queen) is a luxury 3 bedroom apartment in Misrah Simar Complex. This designer-finished modern accommodation is just a five minute walk from the main village square, a very popular venue full of popular rest …see more
“Excellent, tasteful and modern apartment in a good location.”
Reviewed 22 Mar 2013
Excellent, outstanding apartment. Price was slightly higher when compared to other rentals but it was well-worth every penny.
We found the apartment in a spotless condition. There was no need to br… More
Reviewed 9 Sep 2012
Konrad was an great host.Apartment was excellent & in a beautiful complex.We used the local bus service to get around the Island.Do not think car hire is a must.Prices on the Island are very reasonabl… More
“Fabulous property with all the extras.”
Reviewed 5 Nov 2011
We spent 4 days at this wonderful property and had a lovely time. The place is ideal for any time of the year. For summer a lovely communal pool, with kids section and jacuzzi set in the garden,as wel… More
This spacious studio is situated in 1/2 acre of peaceful gardens with its own private entrance and your own car park. This fully self contained Garden Studio accommodates two people comfortably with a King size bed, en-suite, kitchen and lounge area. We daily feed kook …see more
‘Armonija’ is a newly finished house at the outskirts of the beautiful village of Qala. The house is situated just above one of the many beaches to be found on the idyllic island of Gozo.The house is minutes away from the ferry terminal and five minutes drive from Q …see more
Armonija is almost exactly as described, only better! The house is very spacious, light and airy. We were a party of six, ranging in age from 21 to mid-60's, and the property lent itself to both co… More
“La casa e veramente stupenda”
Reviewed 12 Sep 2013
La casa e nuova e ben arredata ,attrezzata con tutte le comodità , devo dire che è meglio dal vivo che in foto.
Il proprietario è una persona stupenda.
Siamo rimasti veramente soddisfatti ci tor… More
Reviewed 17 Apr 2016
Nous revenons d'une semaine en famille de la villa Armonija, Gozo, où nous avons passé un magnifique séjour. La villa, spacieuse, luxueuse, propre et à la décoration soignée allie le charme de l… More
The Marina apartment is situated in the Marina of Albufeira, and is just 10 minutes walk away from the beautiful beaches of Albufeira and the old town centre.The apartment is situated on the ground floor, and boasts superb views of the Marina and sea from both a wide te …see more
The holiday apartment is situated directly on the sea front, in an exclusive apartment complex which offers total privacy with an excellent infrastructure. The combination of Spanish and Moroccan architecture will enchant you immediately. The spacious living area offers …see more
The apartment is very well located and comfortable. The washing machine and dishwasher a bonus. We loved sitting on the balcony watching the world go by. The pool on site is well maintained and has pl… More
“Clean, neat and tidy and very spacious”
Reviewed 7 Jul 2013
Excellent holiday apartment with all the comforts of home including dishwasher and washing machine. Perfect view from the balcony with the sea just yards away, the ideal place to eat your breakfast. … More
“Welcome to Gran Canaria”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2012
We arrived to Gran Canaria holding keys to the apartment. There was no need to contact anyone on the island as keys were sent to us prior to our departure.+
The apartment was clean and located in a … More
This property is located just 5 kilometers from the beach. Just 15 minutes drive to Mijas Village, 25 minutes to Marbella, 5 minutes to Fuengirola. Private and secured closed-complex, quiet and peaceful. Located in the best area, not far to many excellent restaurants …see more
Located in the heart of Albufeira, this spacious villa is ideal for families or large groups that are looking for a quiet setting with excellent entertainment space. This 7 bedroom villa has undergone full refurbishment with new bathrooms, new tiles on the floor through …see more
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 h… More
Montfort Manor is a multi award winning, adults only, sanctuary providing luxury accommodation in the Central Gippsland town of Traralgon. Situated in a peaceful rural ambience on 7.5 acres of landscaped gardens it is located only 4kms from the C.B.D. Built from stunnin …see more
Wallace Villa Marbella has a prime position overlooking the the prestigious Greenlife Golf Course & El Lago Club House (Michelin*). Our spacious apartment extends one thousand sq ft with a five hundred sq ft spacious terrace, and benefits from south facing position …see more
Loved this apartment as soon as we walked in, really modern decor with everything you will need for your stay...and more!
Location was brilliant, not too far to travel to the beach or restaurants
Whether summer or winter, KŌHŌ is a wonderful chalet for an alpine getaway, a place to share time with family and friends, or just curl up with a book in front of the crackling wood fireplace. Located on the lower Hirafu bluff at the end of a quiet road, a person can …see more
Casa SanTiago is located just two minutes' walk from the river beach, built on the valleys of the River Douro with fantastic panoramic views of the river and surrounding valleys and mountains. Often referred to as one of Portugal´s hidden secrets and unspoilt para …see more
Quick Overview• Water front property• Airport pickup can be arranged• Private and secure property• 2 master bedrooms with king size beds• 2 bathrooms with hot water shower• Bathrooms towels provided• Self contained kitchen• BBQ• Safety box for valuable …see more
“The perfect escape from Jakarta with small children. Beautiful rustic houses in peaceful surroundings.”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2014
We loved our stay at Rumah Joglo and will definitely try to come back. The staff is great, surroundings are totally relaxing and the real plus is that it is not too far from Jakarta. Why bother with B… More
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“The Perfect Getaway”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2014
Had a great couple of days at the Rumah Joglo Sambolo. The place was well kept. Food wasn't a problem at all, with the perfect caretaker to provide to my needs.
The place had its own charms, great … More
So glad to hear that you liked it !
“Great house, wonderful view”
Reviewed 11 Feb 2014
Brilliant location right on the water front and overlooking Krakatau - amazing sunsets each evening. The house is wonderful, in traditional style with beautiful furnishings and decor. Our young kid… More
Bellbird Gully so named because the sound of the bellbirds fills the air. This is a beautiful, comfortable home, with two bathrooms, three bedrooms, two living areas and a modern kitchen. The dining area is surrounded by windows on three sides with views of the garden a …see more
Directly opposite beautiful Mollymook beach. Our luxury 3 bedroom apartment comfortably sleeps 6 people. 2 x Queen Bedrooms and 1 x 2 single beds. This beautifully presented ground floor apartment is fully self contained and includes all the modern conveniences includi …see more
Secure Beachfront Development. Suits couples, families, and retirees. Superb choice of Golf Courses nearby. The complex is only 30 minutes drive from Malaga Airport. All amenities are within walking distance. The complex is on the main bus route (N340). It has two swimm …see more
Stayed for a week in apartment. Had stayed in area before just along the road but this apartment was by far superior in comfort and furnishings. Air conditioning an added bonus. Great location with sp… More
“Lovely Apartment & Complex”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2012
Delighted with our recent family holiday at Mi Capricho, apartment very nice, comfortable and well equipped. Did not have use of a car, but 10 minute walk on either side of dual carriage outside prop… More
“Suberb accomodation and location”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2012
Just returned from 2 weeks holiday. The apartment was suberb being very well equipped and the highlight being the very impressive balcony. Apartment situated in beautiful gardens and the complex was … More
Our property is a new, clean, modern and stylish house situated in a residential area, one of a row of 14 with a large pool and attractive communal gardens. It is within walking distance of Old Town Albufeira/Fisherman's Beach and a short drive to many other wonde …see more
The accommodations are roomy and modern. Everything you need is within walking distance but the beach/town will take 30 minutes but only 5 by car. The entire region has wonderful sites, towns, beaches… More
Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to help you all have the holiday you desired and great to hear you had such a good time. Yes it's amazing value over there isn't it! I'm glad you liked the food and got to see the sights.
“Spacious and elegant modern house with shared garden and pool in ideal position”
Reviewed 2 Feb 2014
Gorgeous modern house, tastefully decorated, with all the appliances and items that we needed plus more. Good garden and pool area with countryside around was very relaxing and peaceful. Albufeira cen… More
Thank you so much for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to you booking your next visit with us.
“Great Stay in Albufeira”
Reviewed 31 Jan 2014
We stayed in the above house/apartment and had a great time, the apartment is spotless and incredibly well furnished so a great welcome to the Algarve
Great layout and lovely rooms set in a small dev… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to you visiting again soon.
Casa Alexandra is located on the outskirts of one of Spain's hidden gems; the beautiful historic town of Xativa, once the capital of Valencia and the birthplace of the Borgias.
The town offers an excellent choice of restaurants and cafés complemented by a variety of …see more
“Well managed, well stocked and well located Villa”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2013
Our two families enjoyed a fantastic fortnight at this well-appointed villa. That pool is as nice as it looks in the photos and was perfect for the kids (11 & 9). Xativa came to life during the Fira d… More
“Exceeded our expectations”
Reviewed 30 May 2013
Everything about Casa Alexandra was wonderful and the amenities provided were as advertised. The owner and his contact in Xativa and gave us a tour of the Villa wee extremely helpful, friendly and pr… More
“Dream Holiday Villa and surroundings”
Reviewed 19 Jan 2012
6 of us spent an idyllic holiday in this lovely villa and beautiful surroundings.
The interior was very comfortable. A very nice dining area and a well equipped kitchen. The bathrooms consist of … More
One of Mudgee's finest and best appointed historic homes (classified by the National Trust) "Westville" has been painstakingly restored to its former glory over the past 3 years, but brought up to date with all the features of 21st Century living.
This home is ideal f …see more
Come and visit our newly renovated and spacious condo at the Wildwood Lodge. We are ideally located in the exclusive Upper Village of Blackcomb offering ski in/out access to the lifts ( snow permitting)
The condo offers a scenic view of the mountains while overlooking …see more
Casa Sofia is a luxurious three bed Penthouse apartment set in the exclusive Playasol Mediterraneo 2 development with spacious gardens, fenced adult and children's pools and less then 200 metres away from the long golden sandy beaches of Denia and a selection of interna …see more
Limonero is located in a quiet unspoilt village but is central to and easy drive to the golden beaches of El Palmar and Zahara and close to the "white hill top" town of Vejer de la Frontera with its narrow cobbled streets. National parks for walking are very c …see more
We had a lovely relaxing holiday, the pool was great for cooling down and Jerry and Helen made us feel very welcome. The Casita has views of Vejer and is located just off a main road which will lead … More
Villa Susanna was built in 2008 as a joint venture by two of Kalkan's leading construction companies. Set in a quiet location but within easy reach of the town (10 minutes walk), offering some of the finest uninterrupted views of the bay. The accommodation is arr …see more
Villa Susannah was everything we needed ! Tastefully furnished with comfortable beds ,modern bathrooms & such a lovely pool area ..the views are amazing and the short walk into Kalkan with its bea… More
“The best holiday - ever!”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
What a fabulous villa and location - stunning views, wonderfully comfortable sunbeds, a very pretty and clean pool, and a very attractive pool surround and outside dining area.
The villa itself is ta… More
“Comfortable homely base for a Kalkan holiday.”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
We spent 2 weeks in Villa Susanna and had an excellent holiday. Villa Susanna is in our favourite part of Kalkan - a short easy downhill walk in to town. The walk back is uphill (not steep) but if you… More
SENSATIONAL FAMILY HOLIDAY APARTMENT - WATERFRONT - VIEWS - POOL - GREAT LOCATION to suit up to 6 people.
The Terrace is a New Waterfront luxury holiday Apartment in a quiet location on the Great Barrier Reef s Magnetic Island . Beautiful views , spacious , light and …see more
This beautifully designed villa, located in an exclusive private estate in Azeitao, is situated 40 minutes drive from Lisbon. This elegant property has the use of two private tennis courts, a football playing area and a park for the exclusive use of the residents.
First floor apartment in the beautiful Bellresguard complex, located only 100 meters from the beach and at a 10 minutes walk to town center.The private residential complex is sounded by mature well kept gardens and peaceful water streams as well as communal pools and sh …see more
#chilternaccommodation B and B *breakfast strictly by negotiation #BandBChiltern Cottage and Indigo Suite perfect for one, two OR three people.Professionally renovated, historically listed property providing the ultimate comfortable Queen sized *bed. Luxury linen, towe …see more
Valletta is a UNESCO World Heritage City built in the16th century during the rule of the Knights Hospitaller of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem. This bright apartment dates back to 1875 and has been fully renovated with appropriate fixtures and fittings throughout. I …see more
“Fabulous accommodation that helped make a fabulous holiday!”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2013
Apartment is spacious and very comfortable. Yes, there are 4 flights of stairs but worth it. Owners were extremely welcoming and provided a generous supply of basic food/drink that helped get us sta… More
Many thanks for your kind comments. The stairs we have are luckily easy to climb and whilst we advise against anyone with mobility problems staying here we regularly have older and younger persons stay and without any problems. Regarding the aircon we try to strike a balance between price and services to offer best value for money. Besides providing several fans we are now installing new cool balcony shades. We look forward to seeing you again.
“Brilliant Apartment in an ideal location”
Reviewed 1 Nov 2012
This was a brilliant apartment located in a great area. The apartment is clean, spacious and modern with all the facilities you need. The pictures on the internet don’t do it justice. The host Jon w… More
“Modern & clean apartment with lovely owners, absolutely recommendable!”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2012
We (2 friends) stayed for one week and had a very pleasant time in this apartment. Its owners were extremely cordial, kind and caring and welcomed us with all needed information - even incl. all basic… More
The Villa is located in one of the oldest Parishes in Madeira .It is quiet and peaceful and a great place to relax and unwind. However there is plenty in the surrounding area to see and do during your stay and lots to do for the more active people.The villa has easy acc …see more
Beautiful villa in an amazing spot, loved the relaxed area and views. Calheta is a nice spot to be based on the Island and the villa is really well equipped. Will definitely be returning!
Was great t… More
“A true home from home, just perfect in every way”
Reviewed 9 Jan 2015
We decided to take advantage of some cheap flights and grab some sun in Madeira before the British winter took hold, and found Villa CasaCade available for the few days we wanted - and what a great pl… More
“What a fantastic Villa”
Reviewed 28 Sep 2013
We wish we didnt have to return home. We loved staying at this villa, it was very clean with a high standard decor and very spacious. The kitchen is very well equiped and the views from the all day b… More
Nestled on the beautiful hillside above the picturesque fishing port of Kalkan, LaVanta is the definition of a luxury holiday destination. South facing, with mountains in the background and panoramic sea views to the fore, Kalkan Exclusive Villas offer a dream holiday e …see more
“Great villa, private pool, perfect weather for a relaxing trip”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2013
The villa was great, with aircon, provided towels, new and very clean, and had everything we needed. The villa itself contained a private infinity pool but there was additionally a larger pool at the … More
“Wonderful villa, great location, fantastic if you like beaches, ruins and great food!”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2012
We had a wonderful time at Villa Pomegranate. The villa was clean, spacious and the minimal decor worked very well.
The kitchen is well equipped, even down to having a waste disposal unit, which he… More
“A perfect holiday in a beautiful place”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2011
Everything about Villa Pomegranate, the La Vanta location and Kalkan in general was perfect for us, a family of 5. Pomegranate has such stunning views that its hard for a camera to do justice to. The … More
Located in the heart of the beautiful Quinta do Lago and approx 15 mins walk from the Quinta do Lago beach and GiGi's beach restaurant. The property is located just by the Encosta do Lago private clubhouse, pool, bar and restaurant. This spacious apartment has all the e …see more
Lovely, spacious, well equipped appartment in great location. Good size pool, with plenty of spare loungers! Just about walking distance (20 mins) to the beach (with children of 10 &11), through the n… More
Large house set in peaceful forest surroundings, 200m from Yungaburra historical village, offering fine dining and shops.
Sleeps up to 10 guests.
All linen supplied.
Fully equipped kitchen, antique colonial furniture, heated jacuzzi on the terrace. TV, piano.
Bordering …see more
Bedroom One is one room in a 3 bedroom B & B, art gallery and printmaking studio. We are a short walk, on the levee that runs along the mighty Clarence River, to the lovely township of Maclean with cute little shops and of eateries.
20 klm to the beaches in Yamba and th …see more