Winter wonderlands | Winter breaks in Iceland, Norway & Lapland

Winter wonderlands (1150)

Book a trip to a magical winter wonderland for guaranteed snow this winter. From the mesmerising natural spectacle of the Northern Lights to sledge rides pulled by Donner and Blitzen to Santa’s grotto, a holiday to a fairy-tale winter wonderland will be enough to awaken the child in you.


Take an exhilarating ride on a snowmobile across the seemingly endless pure, white plains. Or wrap up warm and let the husky sledge pull you along. And a horse drawn carriage ride under a starry sky will be sure to add a bit of romance to your trip.


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24

Down town holiday condo rental

Reykjavik / Down town

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Fantastic, family friendly apartment, smack in the center of Reykjavik. Quiet neighbourhood, but very close to all the nightlife, shopping and other exciting things in Reykjavik.Bright, airy and spacious apartment with everything you need in order to have a great vacati  …see more

from £189 / night

£1323 - £1599 / week

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from £189 / night

(38) Excellent 

32

Mont Tremblant ski home to rent.

Quebec / Mont Tremblant

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 km
  • Swimming pool
“Couldn't ask for a better vacation rental” An absolutely fabulous vacation rental. If you are looking to spend some time in the Mont Tremblant area look no further. This beautiful home is modern, spacious, and conveniently located just minutes from th  …see more

from £135 / night

£860 - £1800 / week

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from £135 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage with golf nearby in Turkey Point

Norfolk County / Turkey Point

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
This sweet 2-bedroom cottage, also has an adjacent room with a day bed, an outside shower, and a great outdoor lounge equipped with a BBQ. There is direct beach access and a hammock to nap, read, really just relax. Close by there is the Burning Kiln local winery, a zip  …see more

from £76 / night

£530 / week

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from £76 / night

5

Sollefteå ski cottage to rent.

Vasternorrland County / Sollefteå

2 6 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
Our cottage is a cosy timberbuilding in the middle of the swedish forest. Here you can relax and listen to the silence. The unique fresh air and the silence makes you to come back to yourself. A perfect place for a time out! Or book some activities as dog sledding duri  …see more

from £51 / night

£298 / week

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from £51 / night

(10) Excellent 

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Holiday guest house in Tresfjord

Vestnes Municipality / Tresfjord

4 10 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly
“Superb Everything!!” Superb accommodation in a quiet and peaceful location right on the fjord. Well stocked Spar shop nearby (better than UK Spar shops!!). The gorgeous house has everything you could possibly wish for - jacuzzi bath room, another show  …see more

from £101 / night

£622 - £1337 / week

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from £101 / night

(12) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage rental

South Region / Laugarvatn

4 6 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Bright and beautiful” We have just returned from a family trip to Iceland, where we spent 5 days in the Golden Circle area. The house is just as described; we found it to be generally well-equipped, comfortable and most memorably bright and modern. Pe  …see more

from £125 / night

£710 - £1300 / week

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from £125 / night

(1) Excellent 

18

Holiday home rental

Troms / Kvaloya

3 6 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Holiday home at the seaside. Lovely ocean view. Available for up to four persons. Two outdoor balconies.  …see more

from £137 / night

£924 - £1795 / week

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from £137 / night

22

Holiday cottage accommodation

Norfolk County / Turkey Point

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
This cute cottage by the lake is a sweet relaxing spot to get away from city life and the weekly grind of work. Turkey Point is a quick drive from Brampton, Burlington, and only 2 hours out of Toronto on Lake Erie it's a great place to kick back read a book, tan on t  …see more

from £93 / night

£651 / week

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from £93 / night

(5) Excellent 

23

Cottage rental in Hella

South Region / Hella

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
Cozy typical icelandic country cottage near a lake: views into the surrounding landscape and onto EYJAFJALAJÖKULL! Private garden & deck. Beautiful & practical interior. A great "home away from home" to return to after a day trip to Geysir, Wetsman Island, Blue Lagoon..  …see more

from £84 / night

£555 - £673 / week

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from £84 / night

(2) Excellent 

33

Holiday log cabin rental

Canadian Rockies / Crowsnest Pass

3 10 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.25 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Riverside cabin is the perfect location for fly fisherman. Within one minute of walking to world class fishing on the Crowsnest river. It is the perfect retreat ideally situated on a acreage bordering a nature conservatory with foot access. Close to hiking, atving, hunt  …see more

from £178 / night

£1243 / week

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from £178 / night

(14) Excellent 

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Thingvellir holiday cottage rental

South Region / Thingvellir

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
A luxury cottage which is built very high up on a hill so it offers a panoramic mountain view there is also amazing to see the northern lights / aurora. The view is truly amazing!! The cottage is newly built so all the equipment are new. 100m2 porch with bbq and hot tub  …see more

from £118 / night

£698 - £1421 / week

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from £118 / night

(25) Excellent 

23

Akaslompolo ski log cabin to rent.

Lapland / Akaslompolo

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Ski
“Amazing!! Couldn't ask for better!” Excellent service from start to finish. This is our second time back here to this truly magical place. The village is lovely and quiet but has everything you need within walking distance. The supermarket has everyt  …see more

from £73 / night

£435 - £1077 / week

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from £73 / night

(63) Excellent 

22

Holiday apartment in Reykjavik City

Reykjavik / Reykjavik City

2 6 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“Big thumbs up” Myself and 3 friends visited Iceland and loved every minute of our time there. The apartment was clean, comfy and warm with great facilities such as the Jacuzzi bath, outside terrace and underfloor heating. The location of this apartme  …see more

from £158 / night

£1103 - £1599 / week

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from £158 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Eyrarbakki holiday home rental

South Region / Eyrarbakki

4 6 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
The Ecohouse demonstrates ecological ways of living that are accessible and affordable to people of all ages. This is the place to enjoy a quiet relaxing holiday, get in touch with yourself and Nature and gather the best memories southern Iceland has to offer.We will ma  …see more

from £103 / night

£721 / week

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from £103 / night

(2) Excellent 

22

Holiday villa rental

East Jutland / Horsens

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
Villa close to Horsens fjord in small village in the center of Jutland two living rooms, kitchen, two bath rooms, 3 sleeping rooms, 3 beds are available and 2 cots Close to Beach, 10 min drive, close to golf courses 10 min drive, close to Woods, and fishing opportun  …see more

from £80 / night

£559 / week

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from £80 / night

6

Ranua holiday log cabin rental

Lapland / Ranua

5 10 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
Holiday and free time log cabin, in the forest, beside lake, suitable for children.Year around activities.  …see more

from £80 / night

£496 / week

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from £80 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Kopavogur

Reykjavik / Kopavogur

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Lovely place to stay” 10 year old child and I met grandparent in Iceland for first trip to this country. We could not have chosen a nicer place to stay. Petur and Fjola are a delightful couple and went out of their way to make our stay as comfortabl  …see more

from £135 / night

£942 / week

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from £135 / night

(10) Very Good 

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Ski cottage to rent in Akureyri

Northeast Region / Akureyri

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
Accommodation Akureyri Summer House AkureyriVacation Rental AkureyriCottage Akureyriwww.hrimland.is  …see more

from £253 / night

£1345 - £1618 / week

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from £253 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Vasternorrland County / Mellansel

2 6 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+

 …see more

from £93 / night

£589 / week

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from £93 / night

(45) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Mosfellsbaer

Reykjavik / Mosfellsbaer

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
“Wonderful house with spectacular views” We loved our holiday in Iceland, and Brekka was a great place to stay. The house is fabulous - modern, clean, comfortable and extremely well equipped. The views are stunning. We loved the hot tub, of course, and  …see more

from £169 / night

£1009 - £1780 / week

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from £169 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Mosfellsbaer

Reykjavik / Mosfellsbaer

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
“Well equipped cottage--great location.” Despite the fact the weather wasnt great we enjoyed our stay at this cottage. The owner was very efficient at answering my queries when booking and everything ran smoothly. The beds were already made up when we  …see more

from £97 / night

£686 / week

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from £97 / night

(36) Excellent 

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Holiday villa with golf nearby in Fludir

South Region / Fludir

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“Fantastic place - extraordinary country” I highly recommend this house to everyone who wants to visit south of Iceland. Location in Fludir is very convinient - it is very central to major attractions in the south of Iceland (within circle of 2h drive  …see more

from £202 / night

£1009 - £2488 / week

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from £202 / night

(64) Very Good 

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Ski condo to rent in Whistler

Whistler / Upper Village

2 7 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
2 bedroom. 2 bathroom. Sleeps 7. Well furnished. Well equipped. Conveniently located. Quiet. Large hot tub. Fireplace. Wireless broadband.10 mins walk to Whistler base, or free shuttle bus from across streetWe accept on-line reservations and credit card payment.  …see more

from £89 / night

£618 / week

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from £89 / night

12

Kelowna holiday apartment rental

Okanagan Valley / Kelowna

2 2 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
The brand new penthouse apartment has excellent view, close to parks, and the city centre. - close to the airport & UBCO, - 5 minute walk to the bus stop, - 5 minute drive / 10 minute bike ride Orchard Park Shopping Centre, - 15 mins from down town. My place is good for  …see more

from £42 / night

£290 / week

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from £42 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Whitehorse ski guest house to rent.

Yukon / Whitehorse

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Tiny is terrific! Ever wanted to find out how little space or stuff you'd need and still be happy? Ever wanted to experience what less is more truly means? And you wanted to do it in style? Come and visit, make our Tiny House your Yukon Trip Home! Cabin features: sleeps  …see more

from £33 / night

£119 / week

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from £33 / night

(1) Very Good 

21

Holiday home in Grand Pre

Southwest Nova Scotia / Grand Pre

4 7 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
This home features four bedrooms, 2 baths,1 with tub/shower, and 1 with tub, a family room fully equipped with leather seating, a 60in flat screen tv with, digital cable and free wifi. Along with a separate entertainment area on the lower level aswell as a bar, electric  …see more

from £140 / night

£888 - £1095 / week

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from £140 / night

(1) Very Good 

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Holiday b&b in Umeå

Vasterbotten County / Umeå

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Car not necessary
A personal welcome in Northern Sweden Amazing scenery, peaceful nature and lots of cultural experiences, all combined in one town: Umeå. Come and experience it yourself and book your priceworthy stay today!  …see more

from £26 / night

£177 - £618 / week

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from £26 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Varmdo holiday manor house rental

Stockholm County / Varmdo

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Discover the most beautiful parts of Sweden from your luxurious beach front villa 30 minutes from the centre of Stockholm. Renovated 2007, the villa encompasses 3 reception rooms, 4 bedrooms, sauna and a relax room. 200m2 of terass is surrounding the hou  …see more

from £252 / night

£1680 - £2685 / week

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from £252 / night

(4) Very Good 

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Apartment letting in Gardabaer

Capital Region / Gardabaer

1 5 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
“Quiet, delightful and comfortable” This was our first trip to Iceland and decided that doing our own thing by hiring a car and self catering was the best for us. The apartment was ideal, located in a quiet residential street, it is no more than 40 mi  …see more

from £135 / night

£942 / week

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from £135 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Log cabin rental in Fludir

South Region / Fludir

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Welcome to our spacious and bright, 85 m2 cottage, with WiFi internet connection.Fully equipped and comfortable 1 bedroom apartment on the ground floor, furnished in a Scandinavian style.Modern kitchen and complimentary kitchen supplies, salt and pepper, sugar a  …see more

from £127 / night

£631 - £1606 / week

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from £127 / night

(5) Very Good 

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Thingvellir holiday cottage rental

South Region / Thingvellir

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly
Two bedrooms, creative cottage in a fairy tail. Good living space and easy access-free parking. Quietness and clean adventurous nature. 10 min. to town. Worlds best drinking water running. Perfectly situated if you want much out of your travel. Elves included! Bringing  …see more

from £110 / night

£690 - £984 / week

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from £110 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday apartment in Kamloops

British Columbia / Kamloops

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
Newly renovated 2 bedroom 3 bathroom fully furnished private suite sits above our garage/stables on our 20 acres. It's located in Knutsford with gorgeous city views and the amazing scenery of Knutsford including incredible sunsets. When your visiting Kamloops for busine  …see more

from £110 / night

£711 / week

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from £110 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Saguenay / La Baie

2 6 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly

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from £60 / night

£415 / week

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from £60 / night

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Holiday apartment in Flateyri

Westfjords Region / Flateyri

4 10 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Luxury Apartment with great nature and ocean view, peaceful and quiet area with a great activites all around westfjordsexample, walking on hornstrandir,go fishing,hiking and lots of other things.  …see more

from £127 / night

£631 - £1572 / week

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from £127 / night

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Aero / Soeby

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Air conditioning

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from £74 / night

£518 / week

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from £74 / night

(60) Excellent 

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Reykjavik / Reykjavik City

1 5 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 32 km
  • Child friendly

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from £101 / night

£671 - £1112 / week

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from £101 / night

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Ski condo to rent in Whistler

British Columbia / Whistler

2 6 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
HEART OF WHISTLER VILLAGE 270 deg MOUNTAIN AND STROLL VIEW  …see more

from £196 / night

£1367 / week

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from £196 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Holiday home in Enderby

Okanagan Valley / Enderby

3 6 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 5 nights min
  • Child friendly
My place is a short drive to restaurants, the beach, golf courses, nightlife, and family-friendly activities. You’ll love my place because of the comfy private accommodations, beautiful scenery and tranquil environment. My place is good for couples, business traveller  …see more

from £87 / night

£605 / week

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from £87 / night

(2) Excellent 

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Ski home to rent in Akureyri

Northeast Region / Akureyri

4 9 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
We offer comfort and seclusion in self-catering accommodation in an historic house in Akureyri, nestled on Eyjafjörður in north Iceland. Lækjargata 4 sits in the beautiful old town, ideally situated to allow you to explore the wonders of the north of Iceland, and to  …see more

from £253 / night

£1765 / week

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from £253 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Quebec / Quebec City

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly

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from £145 / night

£1009 - £1681 / week

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from £145 / night