Summer in the mountains - vacation rentals for outdoor enthusiasts

Summer in the mountains (711083)

Mountain holidays aren't just restricted to skiing and snowboarding in winter - Summer bring plenty of opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts.



Mountain biking, hiking, lake swimming and watersports are among the opportunities for the energetic. Or if you're after a more sedate break, then there are lakeside beaches to relax on, flora and fauna for nature lovers, or just enjoy the fresh mountain air and the stunning scenery.



Have a break from the coast this summer and head for the mountains...

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48

Vacation home in London

England / London

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 68 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Quiet side street in Clerkenwell in Central London, 5 minutes walk from Farringdon station and also Chancery Lane tube station. Recently converted from a printer's workshop, all fittings and furnishings in the house are brand new in March 2016. The house is set out ove …see more

from $257 / night

$1671 - $1736 / week

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from $257 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Vacation bungalow in Langholm

Dumfries and Galloway / Langholm

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
NEWLY REFURBISHED FROM 1ST JULY 2015 Situated on a beautiful private fishing estate just south of Langholm, Broomholm Cottage is one of two rental cottages and is perfect for those who are looking for something a little more intimate. It is smaller in size than our oth …see more

from $142 / night

$923 - $936 / week

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from $142 / night

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Vacation home in Port Havannah

Efate / Port Havannah

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Child friendly
modern beachfront house situated at the edge of sheltered calm water of havanah harbour 30min. drive from port vila, with stunning views of the bay ,moso and lelepa islands .openplan living opens out to large covered patio overlooking to the coral beach, prefect fo …see more

from $159 / night

$1108 / week

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27

Vacation farmhouse with golf nearby in Eskdale

Lake District / Eskdale

7 14 Min stay varies

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 5 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Hinning House is set in an idyllic location in the Esk Valley 3 miles from stunning Eskdale. THe property provides comfortable accommodation in the peaceful western Lake District with glorious walks in every direction. The 12-acre estate of pasture and woodland …see more

from $280 / night

$1439 - $3109 / week

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from $280 / night

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21

Log cabin rental in Fludir

South Region / Fludir

1 10 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Welcome to our luxurious Villa, with WiFi internet connection. Fully equipped and comfortable 4 bedroom Villa on the two floors, furnished in a Scandinavian style. Spacious open plan kitchen, dining room and living room. A hot tub in a glass dome on the upper floor of …see more

from $352 / night

$1701 - $5805 / week

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from $352 / night

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Vacation apartment with shared pool in Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro / Central Carvoeiro

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.25 mi
  • Swimming pool
Located in the centre of Carvoeiro, Apartment dos Santos is ideal for all your holiday needs. It is part of the Monte Dourado complex, opened in 1990 which has swimming pools, Reception with Internet access(payable locally) and tennis courts. This spacious first floor …see more

from $38 / night

$264 - $953 / week

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from $38 / night

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Vacation villa with swimming pool in Pantokratoras

Zakynthos / Pantokratoras

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Swimming pool
Villa Jasmine is a detached villa, with beautiful private pool, gardens and grounds with sun terraces, sun beds, plus a shaded gazebo and BBQ area, and lots more. FREE WIFI IS INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL The villa is in a rural setting within an olive grove in the village …see more

from $111 / night

$774 - $1484 / week

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from $111 / night

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Vacation cottage in Trory Bay

Enniskillen / Trory Bay

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 40 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Rated : Northern Ireland Tourist Board 3 Stars - Bright spacious accommodation, sleeps a maximum of 6 people. - Large Lounge with open fireplace , Oil central heating coin operated. - Two bedrooms, which comprises Master bedroom or family room includes double b …see more

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from $68 / night

$310 - $478 / week

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(32) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Port Isaac

Cornwall / Port Isaac

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 mi
  • Child friendly
Arabia Cottage is located approximately 200 yds from the harbour and beach in the traditional fishing village of Port Isaac. Port Isaac consists of a fascinating jumble of old cottages and houses clustered around a beautiful sheltered harbour, sitting between steep hill …see more

from $127 / night

$568 - $1548 / week

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from $127 / night

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Vacation apartment with shared pool in Funchal

Funchal / Ajuda

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
This Funchal Madeira apartment is one-bed but can sleep up to four people if two comfortable foldaway beds (supplied) are used. The bed in the main bedroom has a very comfortable memory-foam mattress. The apartment has been furnished to a high standard and includes c …see more

from $65 / night

$452 - $739 / week

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from $65 / night

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Vacation villa in Callao Salvaje

Adeje / Callao Salvaje

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 mi
  • Swimming pool
Villa Las Vistas is located on the Costa Adeje coastline in Callao Salvaje, a favourite resort for villa holidays reknowned for its stunning variety of restaurants, yet only 5 mins from Costa Adeje golf and 10 mins from Las Americas. THE NEW BEACH AND BEACH RESTAURANT …see more

from $581 / night

$2580 - $3225 / week

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from $581 / night

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Guest house rental in Leh

Leh District / Leh

5 10 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
The Old Raku House in main Tukcha, Leh is the official centre of the Flowering Dharma and the Alphonso Club. Nestled in the midst of quiet and serene poplar grove, Raku House is just at a distance of 10 minute walk from the Leh Market and is an excellent example of trad …see more

from $23 / night

$150 / week

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Vacation cottage with golf nearby in Fistral Beach

Newquay / Fistral Beach

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.2 mi
  • Child friendly
The Beach House - Rockpool Holidays - Fistral Beach. Laid back Surf inspired holiday home overlooking the UK's premier surf spot Fistral Beach. The Beach House has been refurbished to the highest possible standard out of local stone and wood, incorporating the centre …see more

from $226 / night

$839 - $2058 / week

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from $226 / night

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Vacation villa accommodation

Kalkan / Central Kalkan

4 9 4 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Swimming pool
A beautiful luxury detached villa, situated in a private cul-de-sac with no through traffic. Its tranquil and relaxing setting is south-facing with outstanding views from all four levels to Kalkan Bay, the harbour and town below. On one side of the villa is a terraced …see more

from $129 / night

$1548 - $2000 / week

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Vacation farmhouse in Vire-Normandie

Calvados / Vire-Normandie

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 50 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Les Madieres is situated on nearly two acres of grassy lawn with gardens, an apple orchard, a pond, and a terrace. A picturesque stone farmhouse that has been updated to a clean, modern residence inside. Lovely views from each bedroom over the south facing front garde …see more

from $88 / night

$440 - $698 / week

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Vacation cottage in Domme

Dordogne / Domme

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Swimming pool
I discovered this wonderful stone cottage in a poor state of repair in early 2000 when on holiday here in Domme. It has been a joy, working with local craftsman, to restore and discover the original shape and form of this village house which has now become a comfortable …see more

from $162 / night

$1258 - $1916 / week

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(3) Excellent 

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Vacation villa accommodation

Aude / Fitou

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 9 mi
  • Swimming pool
A 3 bedroom modern, spacious villa on one level with a large secluded mature garden and private parking for 2 cars. The accommodation sleeps 6 people and is ideal as a family unit, with 2 spacious double bedrooms with air conditioning and a large twin bedroom, all be …see more

from $83 / night

$581 - $1226 / week

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Vacation cottage in Norham

Northumberland / Norham

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
The Boathouse Cottage, a standalone house tucked into a sheltered spot overlooking the River Tweed, makes a peaceful base for couples or families. Walk straight onto footpaths going up or down river or cross country. Many opportunities to view wildlife including otters. …see more

from $91 / night

$420 - $1155 / week

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Looe Vacation cottage rental

Cornwall / Looe

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 mi
  • Child friendly
Captains Cottage - Graded 4 Star Platinum Arriving at this delightful Cornish Cottage along beautiful undulating country lanes surrounded by stunning countryside and sea views, you will feel the peace and tranquility of this location even before you step into the invit …see more

from $194 / night

$839 - $1548 / week

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from $194 / night

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Apartment rental in Meia Praia with shared pool

Lagos / Meia Praia

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 mi
  • Swimming pool
Encosta da Marina is located just two minutes' walk from the main Marina where you will find many excellent restaurants and bars. Quiet and peaceful, yet only five to ten minutes from the the main town Lagos. The sandy beach is nearby and stretches for miles with many w …see more

from $92 / night

$645 - $1032 / week

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Apartment rental in Los Cristianos with shared pool

Arona / Los Cristianos

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
A beautiful one bedroom apartment in Los Cristianos Tenerife. Our apartment is in an area of Los Cristianos that has no hills to climb, very close to the sea and has a good variety of local bars, restaurants and supermarkets all close by and only a 15 minute stroll alon …see more

from $56 / night

$389 / week

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from $56 / night

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Barn rental in Llanmadoc

Swansea County / Llanmadoc

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
Bayview Cottage is a two bedroom barn conversion which sleeps 4/5. Situated within the boundary of Bayview smallholding, Quoits Green Llanmadoc in Gower's area of outstanding natural beauty. The cottage is peaceful and tranquil with hill and sea views. Close to the vill …see more

from $73 / night

$755 / week

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from $73 / night

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Vacation villa with swimming pool in Minori

Amalfi Coast / Minori

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Property located in Italy, in the town of Minori (SA), located in the beautiful Amalfi Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage site area for the beauty of its landscapes, always among the favorite destinations and more requests among tourists from all over the world. Certainly …see more

from $212 / night

$1408 - $2709 / week

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from $212 / night

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Megalochori Vacation villa rental

Santorini / Megalochori

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 mi
  • Swimming pool
Following a seven year restoration, this exceptional 17th century residence is now accepting reservations. Situated in a beautiful setting, our spacious and elegantly appointed "Winery Estate" accommodates 12 guests in complete privacy with 5 comfortably sized bedr …see more

from $478 / night

$2574 - $7095 / week

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from $478 / night

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Portrush Vacation home rental

Portrush / West Strand

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 mi
  • Child friendly
Great sea views looking directly on to Portrush Harbour, Waken up in the morning to panoramic sea views. Read our reviews to see what other guests think of the accommodation and the views. This modern town house has plenty of living space with a living room on the grou …see more

from $129 / night

$510 - $1026 / week

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Vacation apartment in Naples

Province of Naples / Naples

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
Located in the heart of the historic center of Naples, the MAMAS is newly built and delicate industrial tones, equipped with a large and comfortable double room with balcony and sofa bed, a full kitchen, equipped with oven and mini fridge, a separate bathroom with walk …see more

from $77 / night

$534 / week

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from $77 / night

(9) Excellent 

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Chateau rental in Journet with golf nearby, tennis court

Haute-Vienne / Journet

10 16 Min stay varies

  • 10 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 16
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 150 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Chateau Jautrudon has all that is needed for a relaxing family holiday in the rural Limousin region of France. Set in a 40 hectare estate, the chateau offers a peaceful and secluded vacation with several kilometers of walkways through our forest, private fenced pool, te …see more

from $687 / night

$2639 - $5571 / week

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from $687 / night

(35) Excellent 

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Chamonix Town Centre ski chalet to rent.

Chamonix / Chamonix Town Centre

6 12 7 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Chalet Cosmique is a traditional style chalet close to town which offers High standard accommodation and spectacular views of most areas of the Valley especially Mont Blanc. The chalet is spacious with plenty of room for your group to spread out due to the large open p …see more

from $452 / night

$2580 - $8966 / week

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(6) Very Good 

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Gite rental in Saint-Cirgues-en-Montagne

Ardeche / Saint-Cirgues-en-Montagne

2 4 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
This cottage is a stone country house decorated with care it is located in a small hamlet of about fifteen houses. We are on the high plateaus of Ardeche in the natural space of leisure of the sources of the Loire and near Lozere (Langogne) and Haute - Loire (Pradelles …see more

from $59 / night

$352 / week

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from $59 / night

(28) Excellent 

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Vacation farmhouse in Hawes

Yorkshire Dales National Park / Hawes

4 6 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Cubble Head is a lovely Grade 2 listed 18th century farmhouse with panoramic views in Burtersett, a traditional Dales village just 1.5 miles from the bustling market town of Hawes. It is peacefully situated on a back road high above the valley. The cottage has been sy …see more

from $96 / night

$671 - $1265 / week

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Vacation cottage in Bontddu

Snowdonia National Park / Bontddu

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 9 mi
  • Child friendly
Pretty Hawddamor cottage boasts mountain views from every window providing plenty of peace for that much needed rest and relaxation. There is plenty of space for everyone with a lounge featuring a wood stove with character stone fire surround, a spacious recently refurb …see more

from $84 / night

$329 - $897 / week

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Carcassonne Vacation apartment rental

Aude / Carcassonne

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 50 mi
  • Swimming pool
"Hibiscus House" is ten minutes from Carcassonne airport (by taxi) and a ten minute walk from the main line station. The property has been refurbished and is fully equipped including all white goods, English television, white cotton bed linen and towels. The acco …see more

from $83 / night

$581 - $774 / week

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from $83 / night

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Akureyri Vacation cottage rental

Northeast Region / Akureyri

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Here is the center of the North of Iceland. Out from the cottage Hamragil you enjoy the solitude of a beautiful, spacious house for up to 12 guests. It is, only 20 minutes drive from Akureyri, -the capital of the north and the fertile valley of Eyjafjord. At Hamragil …see more

from $235 / night

$1408 - $3371 / week

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from $235 / night

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Les Gets ski chalet to rent.

Haute-Savoie / Les Gets

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Chalet Eglantine is located in the centre of Les Gets, a traditional alpine town linked to the Portes du Soleil. The Portes du Soleil region is the largest interconnected ski area in the world and boasts 628kms of pistes, 288 marked slopes, 209 ski lifts and covers 8 Fr …see more

from $185 / night

$1290 - $3354 / week

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from $185 / night

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Vacation home rental

Larnaka District / Pervolia

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 mi
  • Child friendly
The house is in a town called Pervolia, situated a 10 minute drive from Larnaca airport. The house is right on the beach, with two of the rooms balconies looking straight onto the sea. You can be in the sea within a few seconds of leaving the back door, with views of th …see more

from $128 / night

$967 - $1354 / week

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from $128 / night

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Valletta Vacation townhouse rental

Valletta / Central Valletta

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Modernised Grand house dating back to the early 17th century with incredible views of Valletta's famous Harbour and the Three Cities from the two private outdoor terrace areas. Basic rental price is discounted to allow couples and smaller groups to enjoy this fantastic …see more

from $206 / night

$1285 - $2223 / week

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Vacation home in Hove

Hove / Hove Seafront

3 7 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 mi
  • Child friendly
Westdene is situated in the quieter area of Hove, very close to Hove sea front. It is also only a short distance from the main attractions of Brighton. It is ideally suited to family groups and especially those with children. Westdene is a refurbished semi-detached p …see more

from $207 / night

$1445 / week

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from $207 / night

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Vacation cottage in Windsor

Windsor and Maidenhead / Windsor

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
This beautiful unique 18th century cottage retains its original character combined with 21st century facilities and five star amenities. An open plan ground floor style makes it ideal for families and entertaining. The kitchen leads onto a secure rear garden with outs …see more

from $136 / night

$949 / week

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from $136 / night

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Vacation log cabin in Carnforth

Carnforth / Carnforth

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 12 mi
  • Swimming pool
A bright and open lodge with phenominal views of the lake. Sit back and relax in the leather sofas; read your book, watch your favourite programme or just admire the breathtaking scenery. A fully fitted kitchen to satisfy the most discerning cooks self-catering needs, c …see more

from $104 / night

$613 - $1000 / week

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Vacation apartment in Borzonasca

Province of Genoa / Borzonasca

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
The villa is situated near the dell'Aveto park, surrounded by lush woodland and flower garden. From the nearby there are many paths that are connected to the High Street, the Salt Road and reach various locations. The apartment is furnished in rustic style and equipped …see more

from $47 / night

$270 - $294 / week

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