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798 Vacation rentals

(60) Excellent 

49

Apartment rental in Dublin

County Dublin / Dublin

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 8 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Thank you for considering to book your Dublin Holiday with us. Free Wi Fi. Free welcome hamper. Free use of an Irish Cell phone. Towels and linen provided. Luxurious modern penthouse apartment over 3 floors with panor  …see more

from $248 / night

$1832 - $1940 / week

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from $248 / night

(49) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in New Town

Edinburgh / New Town

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 9 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
North Castle Street offers guests the chance to experience city centre living at its very best, with the convenience of private gated parking for two cars. The apartment has been recently updated to a very high standard and is beautifully furnished throughout. It is bri  …see more

from $407 / night

$2844 / week

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from $407 / night

(25) Excellent 

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Vacation farmhouse rental

Costa del Sol / Riogordo

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 30 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
This 100 year old finca has been recently renovated and tastefully decorated, On the ground floor you all find an open plan fully fitted kitchen, diner, sitting room, a separate smaller lounge with open fireplace, large laundry and store room and toilet. Upstairs there  …see more

from $124 / night

$863 - $1811 / week

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from $124 / night

(63) Excellent 

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Vacation villa in Latchi

Latchi / Arsinoe Beach

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.3 mi
  • Swimming pool
Villa Poinciana is now the most reviewed villa in Western Cyprus on trip advisor. Consistently over the last 7 years we have provided hundreds of guests from all over the world with a wonderful villa at reasonable prices that have made their vacation a memorable one. No  …see more

from $125 / night

$782 - $1594 / week

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from $125 / night

(47) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage rental

Cotswolds / Stow-on-the-Wold

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden
The extensive renovations have been true to the cottage's heritage and the Stow-on-the-Wold area, whilst at the same time providing high levels of comfort and style. Access to the cottage is via a small gate which leads into the south facing garden – the perf  …see more

from $163 / night

$675 - $1125 / week

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from $163 / night

(117) Excellent 

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Vacation townhouse in Chester

Cheshire / Chester

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Nearest beach 30 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
This stylish town house in the centre of Chester epitomises contemporary boutique style accommodation. A luxurious holiday retreat that features two double bedrooms, two bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and spacious living area with walled garden. Additionally, there  …see more

from $140 / night

$658 - $1062 / week

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from $140 / night

(70) Excellent 

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Corton Vacation villa rental

Lowestoft / Corton

3 5 1 night min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 mi
  • Swimming pool
Owned and managed by Marlane and Graham Carter one self-catering villa located at Waterside Park on Corton clifftops, near Lowestoft in Suffolk. Special discounts for Feb half term holidays, please contact us for details New from May 2014 the pool has a roof making it  …see more

from $63 / night

$319 - $749 / week

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from $63 / night

(52) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Foyers

Loch Ness / Foyers

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 16 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Whether you are looking for time on your own, a romantic getaway, a week-end away or a family holiday Samhach is the perfect Holiday Let for you. Samhach has been awarded a Trip Advisor Certificate Of Excellence for 2015, we are one of the first holiday lets to achiev  …see more

from $69 / night

$344 - $584 / week

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from $69 / night

(46) Excellent 

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Playa Blanca Vacation villa rental

Playa Blanca / San Marcial Rubicon

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Casa Strutt provides a relaxing holiday, it is located just two minutes walk to the sea promanade which has stunning views of Fueterventura and is walking distance to the famous Papagayo beaches. Quiet and peaceful, yet only a ten minute walk to the Marina Rubicon which  …see more

from $94 / night

$657 - $967 / week

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from $94 / night

(80) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Central York

York / Central York

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 70 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Winner 2014 Tripadvisor 'Certificate of Excellence' This impressive period property is on the very doorstep of all that is interesting and exciting about York, you could not be better placed for a perfect city break. The area of Monkgate is a very upmarket res  …see more

from $119 / night

$625 - $875 / week

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from $119 / night

(67) Excellent 

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Vacation home rental

Cumbria / Allithwaite

5 14 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Bankfield House, is a large Edwardian House set in it's own grounds on the South Lakes Peninsula overlooking the shifting sands of the stunning Morecambe Bay. Situated in a village called Allithwaite just a mile from Cartmel and the Lake District National Park whe  …see more

from $282 / night

$1125 - $2125 / week

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from $282 / night

(50) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Central Florence

Florence / Central Florence

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 80 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
The apartment, was awarded by Tripadvisor with the "Certificate of Excellence for 2014", is located in the centre of Florence in the picturesque and characteristic area of San Frediano.It is in Via della Chiesa 111 in an excellent position, which is within few  …see more

from $54 / night

$324 - $701 / week

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from $54 / night

(33) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Bourton-on-the-Hill

Moreton-in-Marsh / Bourton-on-the-Hill

2 3 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
Slatters Cottage is a luxury, Grade II listed, 17th century self-catering cottage in the heart of the North Cotswolds. Set in a quiet street in a typical Cotswolds village Slatters Cottage is a quintessential English country cottage which provides a perfect place to rel  …see more

from $134 / night

$619 - $888 / week

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from $134 / night

(36) Excellent 

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Bungalow rental in Sanquhar with golf nearby

Dumfries and Galloway / Sanquhar

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 51 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Delighted to be awarded a Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence 2014. PET FRIENDLY - we welcome guests with pets. Viewforth is a self catering holiday cottage set in half an acre of its own grounds on a quiet street in the Royal Burgh of Sanquhar, Dumfriesshire. Only  …see more

from $75 / night

$375 - $525 / week

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from $75 / night

(56) Excellent 

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Stanwick St John Vacation manor house rental

Richmond / Stanwick St John

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 70 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
The rental price quoted is for the Coach House, which sleeps 10 guests. For larger parties, the Dairy Cottage, which is accessed through the garden of the main house, can also be rented and this increases capacity to up to 13 guests.This very special Grade II  …see more

from $250 / night

$1375 - $2375 / week

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from $250 / night

(39) Excellent 

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Ski chalet to rent in Peisey

Peisey-Vallandry / Peisey

5 13 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 13
  • Min stay varies
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
This is a homely and comfortable lodge set in the beautiful Tarentaise Valley - right at the centre of the massive Paradiski ski area. In Winter, the lodge is offered as a cozy, catered ski chalet and is perfectly placed for skiing the Paradiski area of Peisey Vallandr  …see more

from $94 / night

$374 - $500 / week

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from $94 / night

(55) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment with shared pool, golf nearby in Villamartin

Villamartin / Villamartin Plaza

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 mi
  • Swimming pool
Now including wifi as well as UK TV , All on brand new 40in TV. Modernised to a high standard, one bedroom apartment overlooking courtyard of bars, restaurants and shops. Modern kitchen and appliances, bathroom with new walk in shower, vanity unit and toilet 2016. radi  …see more

from $33 / night

$228 - $359 / week

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from $33 / night

(111) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Clyro

Hay-on-Wye / Clyro

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden
Situated in a peaceful, private and very picturesque rural valley this is the perfect get away from it all cottage, in an elevated position with fabulous views and set in the grounds of the owners' property. We've been described as "a priceless gem on the  …see more

from $94 / night

$525 - $650 / week

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from $94 / night

(106) Excellent 

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Cottage rental in Llandegla

Denbighshire / Llandegla

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
Escape to The Bell Ringer's Cottage – an ideal get away built around 1866 in Llandegla one of four dressed stone cottages opposite the historic church of St Tecla and originally a workers cottage for Bodidris Hall. It sits just yards away from the Offa'  …see more

from $119 / night

$569 - $744 / week

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from $119 / night

(31) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Surbiton

Kingston upon Thames / Surbiton

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
This is a luxury self catering apartment in a quiet residential road 3 minutes walk from the High Street. There is underground parking and a lift to the flat. The Apartment has recently been completely refurbished and offers a comfortable base from which to explore Lond  …see more

from $112 / night

$867 - $1238 / week

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from $112 / night

(44) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage accommodation

East Sussex / Mayfield

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 35 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
A lovely little traditional Oast House on owners' 17th century working farm. There are 60 acres of rolling farmland to explore, situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty. This unique self-catering property has been sympathetically refurbished to a  …see more

from $82 / night

$525 / week

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from $82 / night

(29) Very Good 

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Morzine ski chalet to rent.

Haute-Savoie / Morzine

5 10 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
Once the oldest house on the north side of the Pleney mountain, Chalet Roc has undergone a total renovation bringing it from 1956 to the current day. The exterior has been described by architects as 'one of the most interesting buildings in Morzine' and the i  …see more

from $378 / night

$1994 - $4844 / week

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from $378 / night

(37) Excellent 

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St Ives Vacation home rental

Cornwall / St Ives

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Gwithians Reach is a traditional 'slate hung' terraced house offering luxury self catering accommodation in St Ives, Cornwall. The property has recently been renovated and tastefully decorated in a relaxed coastal style retaining its original character charm  …see more

from $125 / night

$869 - $2494 / week

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from $125 / night

(62) Excellent 

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Edinburgh Vacation apartment rental

Scotland / Edinburgh

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 mi
  • Child friendly
A luxury flat in a central location 10 minutes stroll from Princes Street & Edinburgh Castle 2 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms (sleeps 4) . Kingsize bed in the en-suite bedroom.Fully fitted kitchen with all appliances Scottish Tourist Board 4 Stars  …see more

from $125 / night

$707 - $1563 / week

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from $125 / night

(34) Excellent 

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Vacation villa rental

Cortona / Montanare

4 10 5 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 nights min
  • Nearest beach 180 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Our villa offers an ideal combination of elegant simplicity and historical charm which create a unique experience and can comfortably accommodate up to 10 guests. Located just five minutes away from The Hill town Cortona. Along with a private swimming pool, this holida  …see more

from $254 / night

$1779 - $3179 / week

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from $254 / night

(74) Excellent 

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New Town Vacation apartment rental

Edinburgh / New Town

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Car not necessary
This charming 2 bedroom apartment is situated on the first floor of a Georgian building in Edinburgh's celebrated New Town. Cumberland Street is a delightful, quiet little street within very easy walking distance of Princes Street and the city centre, as well as th  …see more

from $100 / night

$863 - $1500 / week

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from $100 / night

(41) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment rental

Saint Julian's / Spinola Bay

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car not necessary
All other flats mention distance to Spinola Bay. This flat is right on the waterfront of Spinola Bay ! South facing waterfront balcony and away from the traffic.....A very well positioned and equipped 3 bedroom seafront apartment in arguably the finest location within  …see more

from $108 / night

$755 / week

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from $108 / night

(73) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage rental

Stroud / Chalford

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 35 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
Hope Cottage is a beautiful 18th Century detached property in the hillside village of France Lynch in the South Cotswolds. Sitting in its own private south-facing garden, this romantic cottage has wonderful views across the valley, with excellent walking and plenty of i  …see more

from $82 / night

$563 - $750 / week

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from $82 / night

(62) Very Good 

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Vacation barn in Barlow

Chesterfield / Barlow

5 15 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
This is a beautifully restored coach house. The original stone floor is evident and heated throughout the downstairs via geothermal heating. It is a spacious house and very suitable for large groups. Beautiful views over the Peak District. There is a large wooden bea  …see more

from $250 / night

$1800 - $3063 / week

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from $250 / night

(23) Excellent 

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Apartment rental in Stirling with golf nearby

Stirling / Stirling

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 40 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
Situated on a highly desirable leafy street just over half a mile from Stirling city centre is The Laurels. This self-catering apartment is located on the garden floor of a beautiful Victorian villa built in 1895. The apartment has very recently undergone a complete ext  …see more

from $100 / night

$719 - $988 / week

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from $100 / night

(86) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Ventnor

Ventnor / Niton Undercliff

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 mi
  • Child friendly
Four Star - Gold Award - Character accommodation, easily sleeping eight guests. Perfect for the extended family, or two families wishing to share. A real home from home, offering everything you could want. With a traditional welcoming pub a 5 minute walk away it is a pe  …see more

from $157 / night

$744 - $1938 / week

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from $157 / night

(71) Excellent 

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Vacation cottage in Swanage Bay

Swanage / Swanage Bay

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Child friendly
WINNER OF TRIP ADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLANCE , An attractive cottage built from Purbeck. Stone , full of character,situated in the oldest part of Swanage. Just 5 mins walk from the town centre, beach and Steam Railway. The house is perfect for families or coup  …see more

from $113 / night

$750 - $1313 / week

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from $113 / night

(42) Excellent 

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Vacation villa rental

Haines City / Calabay Parc at Tower Lake

4 10 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 50 mi
  • Swimming pool
AWARDED TRIP ADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE 2014!!!Sleeping eight to ten The Little Mermaid Villa gives its guests four bedrooms..two with super king sized beds,with en-suite bathrooms which lead out onto the patio/pool area also large wardrobes with ample  …see more

from $113 / night

$669 - $750 / week

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from $113 / night

(101) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment with golf nearby in Deal

Kent / Deal

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 mi
  • Child friendly
In a sought-after spot on Deal's picturesque seafront, with its pebble beach and award-winning Pier, you're just a short, level walk along the prom to restaurants, pubs, a wide selection of shops including independent and high street names, and supermarkets. W  …see more

from $88 / night

$607 - $1238 / week

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from $88 / night

(71) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Central York

York / Central York

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 65 mi
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Car not necessary
4 Talbot Court is a spacious and luxurious first floor, one bedroom apartment with gardens overlooking York Minster, the Minster Song School and Holy Trinity Church. Access to the apartment is through electronically controlled wrought iron gates, leading to a secluded  …see more

from $187 / night

$844 / week

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from $187 / night

(90) Excellent 

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Vacation villa with swimming pool, golf nearby in Marbella

Costa del Sol / Marbella

6 15 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 mi
  • Swimming pool
Marbella's most private Hideaway destination.. Licence Nº VFT/MA/00653 This secret hideaway is set in the heart of glamorous Marbella, just 30 minutes drive from Malaga airport, 10 minutes walk from the beach and 5 minutes drive from Puerto Banus marina. Thi  …see more

from $938 / night

$4994 - $8125 / week

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from $938 / night

(65) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment with shared pool in Dubai Marina

Dubai / Dubai Marina

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Beach/lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 mi
  • Swimming pool
Excellent Client Reviews giving you reassurance and peace of mind you are booking into a nice apartment and getting the high quality of accommodation and personal service you would expect. My apartment is the most highly rated on Trip Adviser - over 50 Reviews and Rank  …see more

from $182 / night

$1113 - $3000 / week

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from $182 / night

(75) Excellent 

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Vacation apartment in Glasgow

Glasgow / Glasgow centre

2 8 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly
UPDATE - MAY 2014 - METROPOLE LUXURY APARTMENT Awarded 2014 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence.Metropole Luxury Apartment has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award which honours hospitality excellence. The accolade is given only to establish  …see more

from $188 / night

$1313 / week

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from $188 / night

(34) Excellent 

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Barn rental in Lechlade

Cotswolds / Lechlade

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 0 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
The Barn at Lechlade offers luxury, self-catered and bed and breakfast accommodation. Nestled in the heart of Lechlade, the start of the River Thames and the gateway to the Cotswolds, the Barn at Lechlade is on the grounds of Bridge House, built in the late 17th ce  …see more

from $150 / night

$1094 / week

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from $150 / night

(39) Excellent 

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Sutton on Derwent Vacation cottage rental

East Riding of Yorkshire / Sutton on Derwent

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 50 mi
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
A warm welcome awaits you at Sutton Farm Cottage. The cottage sits off the main road down a country lane, amongst fields and woods, with walks directly through the garden gate. Whether your looking for a romantic rural retreat, or a family holiday near to the city of Yo  …see more

from $94 / night

$469 - $625 / week

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