Top 10 special holiday houses
Let’s talk about treating yourself once in a while to a well-deserved break that’s a touch more luxurious. It could be in a quiet, undiscovered corner of the world, with a private pool in a hillside location or in a fashionable town with every amenity imaginable.
Check out our suggestions for your next truly memorable holiday home:
Property number: ZA1100.1.1
Luxurious and tastefully furnished villa with private pool, located on a hillside in a residential area (24-hour security service) with great views of the Atlantic. The ideal starting point for exploring the diversity of the Cape Peninsula.
6-room holiday house “KaapKloof Manor”, 450 m2 on the 2nd floor, for max. 8 persons, in Hout Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
Property number: ES9738.977.1
Hola Costa Blanca! Guests at this luxury villa will be surprised by the privacy and the character of this property. The icing on the cake at this residence – equipped with lots of additional features and considerable Mediterranean flair – is the heated overflow pool with massage jets, the sauna with light therapy and hot tub. Why would you even bother going to the beach?
5-room holiday house “Finca Edel”, 380 m2 across 2 floors, for max. 8 persons, in Moraira/Spain
Property number: GB8355.101.1
Cottage oasis amidst the picturesque scenery of the Scottish west coast, cosy and charming. Ideal for families with children who would like to enjoy a holiday with lots of variety surrounded by bays, islands, sandy beaches, sport and leisure options but who also appreciate having their own private place to retreat to.
4-room holiday house “Tigh Beg Croft”, for max. 4 persons, in Oban, Scotland/United Kingdom
Property number: HR2701.200.1
Special, very romantic and with the sea at your feet. Away from the crowds of tourists, unspoilt and yet not far from beach life is where you’ll find this unique holiday hideaway with a completely luxurious interior. It is located on the south-eastern tip of the peninsula.
4-room lighthouse holiday house “Medulin Liznjan”, 150 m2 on two floors, for max. 8 persons near Marlera, Istria/Croatia.
Property number: CH6645.111.1
Modern, exquisite hideaway and a feast for the eyes on a sunny hillside location above Locarno. The view is impressive: pretty much the loft over Lago Maggiore from every angle. The pool, which is 160 cm deep, is heated by means of a covering of solar shutters. Two small delightful Alpine cottages called La Baita and Il Nido can be rented as well.
3-room holiday house “Loft – Villa” for 4 persons, 210 m2 across 3 floors, in Brione sopra Minusio, Ticino/Switzerland
Property number: MU5002.6.1
“Oasis Villa” is the name of this beautiful and comfortably appointed jewel with pool at this luxury holiday resort in Grand Bay. In a quiet area in the centre of the resort, close to the beach and with garden views. The terrace and use of the private beach are yours too, to relax and enjoy.
3-room holiday Villa “Oasis”, 169m2 , for max. 8 persons in Grand Baie, Mauritius
Property number: ES9711.824.1
A bright and tastefully decorated villa with unmistakeable Spanish flair. Views of the sea, air conditioning in the house and the chance to relax in great luxury on the veranda, in the lush garden or by the pool. You will love the peace and quiet.
6-room holiday house “Dalias 55”, 210 m2 living area, for max. 10 persons, in Jávea Benitachell/Spain
Property number: IT5270.899.1
A magnificently luxurious property, fully restored and with antique-rustic furnishings, it’s a ‘paradise’ located between Sieci and Florence amidst a superb hilly landscape. Surrounded by olive groves, forests and meadows is where you’ll find the main building (a watchtower in the Middle Ages) and outbuilding. A perfect Holiday house for relaxing with friends and family.
9-room holiday house “Cafaggio di Sopra”, for max. 11 persons, 455m2 across 2 floors, in Pontassieve/Florence, Italy
Property number: FR8013.106.1
Spread across 35 hectares of land, this formidable house is situated in a quiet and stunning Location. Perfect for relaxing, away from it all, amidst olive groves and lavender fields with the option of swimming in the private pond or pool. Bring along your four-legged friend who’ll be sure to have a great time.
9-room holiday house “Domaine de Piegrois”, for max. 14 persons, 500 m2 across 2 floors, in Grambois/France
Property number: IT5512.25.1
Rustic Italian style of living, elegant and romantic in equal proportions, is what you’ll find in Umbria – the green heart of Italy. This secluded villa has a number of impressive features such as an indoor spa area (organic sauna, heated pool, whirlpool), terrace and outdoor pool, and the unspoilt view of the lake which lies virtually at your feet at this picturesque resort.
5-room holiday house “sul Lago”, for max. 6 persons, 300 m2 across 2 floors, in Passignano sul Trasimeno, Umbria/Italy