The Places to Book Now for Summer

The Places to Book Now for Summer

20th December 2023

Hilltop farms in the Spanish mountains. Sundrenched vineyards in Tuscany. Beach glamping by the Med. Lakeside cabins in the Dordogne. These are just a few of the places across Europe bookable now for summer 2024.

Maybe you're looking for that perfect family villa with a pool. Or a chic beach house behind the dunes. Or perhaps a casa with sea views just for two. Or maybe you haven't made your mind up yet.

Well don't worry. We've done the hard work for you. Take a look at some of our favourite Coolstays around Europe to help inspire your summer 24. A little holiday forward planning never hurt anyone.

Just for two

Gorgeous casas, cabins and cavehouses made for two. These little hideaways are perfect for a romantic summer spent lounging in your private infinity pool, or sampling a glass or two of the local wine while watching the sun set over the sea.

Casa Da Vigia

Grandola - Setúbal

Sleeps 2

Enjoy romance and privacy at this minimalist-style Casa with luxurious infinity pool close to a glamorous stretch of the Portuguese coast.

The Bergaliv Loft House

Vallsta - Sweden

Sleeps 2

Minimalist treehouse retreat - Discover peace and tranquillity in the Swedish treetops

Demeter Cave House

Pyrgos - Santorini

Sleeps 2

Indulge in the ultimate romantic getaway at the white-walled Demeter Cave House, a beautiful property with a heated jacuzzi on the Greek island of Santorini

Ithica House

Rou - Corfu

Sleeps 2

Secluded & stylish romantic retreat with stunning views, high in the hills of Corfu.

Villa Eros

Skala Beach Resort - Elios Pronnoi

Sleeps 2

Wonderful modern and comfy villa for two in Kefalonia with private infinity pool and gorgeous sea views.

The Waterview Alcove Apartment

Venice - Veneto

Sleeps 2

Contemporary apartment overlooking one of Venice’s beautiful canals close to the historic Ghetto, perfect for couples looking for a romantic escape.

Places by the beach

Barefoot luxury beach houses, Nordic barns, island glamping and all of it just a pebble's throw from the shore.

Casa Do Ferro

Grandola - Setúbal

Sleeps 9

Tranquility amongst the pines just minutes from the sandy beaches of Portugal's Comporta region.

Calma Nordica

Ortigueira - A Coruña

Sleeps 7

Stunning Nordic inspired barn with luxurious interior, multi level gardens and terraces with BBQ and views of the A Capelada mountains in Galicia.

House Plage Cachee

Hvar Island - Croatia

Sleeps 2 per tent

Get off the tourist trail and discover the real Croatia at House Plage Cachee, a glamping holiday home on the beautiful island of Hvar with its very own beach

Villa Jacarandá

Lagoa Formosa - Portugal

Sleeps 10

Stylish villa with a private pool located near the beach on Portugal’s coast, perfect for families or groups of friends.

Areti Camping & Bungalows

Neos Marmaras - Chalkidiki

Sleeps 4

Delight in the simple things in life as this secret hideaway with two private beaches and beautiful natural surroundings.

Casa do Pego

Comporta - Alcácer

Sleeps 6

A luxurious escape delightfully placed above the sand dunes in cool Comporta with striking design and private pool

Villas with a private pool

When it comes to summer hols there's no need to overcomplicate things. You just need a nice cool and airy villa, a bit of sunshine and your own private pool. Job done.

Ermita del Carmen

Carcabuey - Cordoba

Sleeps 8

Historical beauty meets modern luxury at Ermita del Carmen, a fully refurbished 15th Century chapel located in the heart of Andalusia and surrounded by a natural park.

Terre di Bea

Cefalu - Sicily

Sleeps 5

Traditional Sicilian cottage with a pool and panoramic views out to sea, perfect for relaxing and romantic Mediterranean escapes.

Villa Lemoni

Old Skala - Kefalonia

Sleeps 6

The divine Villa Lemoni in Old Skala Kefalonia, with a stunning infinity pool, al fresco kitchen, and panoramic sea views.....


Carvalhal - Portugal

Sleeps 6

Escape to Cabanas in Comporta, Portugal for a charming, rural retreat enveloped by a nature reserve and golden, sandy beaches.


Ostuni - Italy

Sleeps 8

Unique artistic rural retreat in Ostuni with infinity pool, chromotherapy jacuzzi, a wonderful covered terrace and lots of luxury extras.

White Egret

Estoi - Faro

Sleeps 10

Stunning farmhouse with saltwater pool perched on a private hilltop with expansive views over the beautiful Algarve countryside in Portugal.

Family friendly getaways

These are places made for fun family adventures. Whether your family vibe is mountain hikes and bike rides, or a game of ping pong while the BBQ heats up, check out these family friendly stays.

Eco Luxury Farmhouse

Arrieta - Las Palmas

Sleeps 8

An eco-friendly farmhouse in rural Lanzarote, with a private sea-view pool just moments from the beachfront. VIP airport shuttle and free use of hybrid car included too.

Lakeside Petzen Glamping

Feistritz ob Bleiburg - Carinthia

Sleeps 2-6

Luxurious glamping site in Austria that offers marvellous scenery, comfy accommodation, and an array of outdoors activities right on your doorstep.

Lamia del Riccio

Ostuni (BR) - Apulia

Sleeps 6+2

Traditional Italian farmhouse in the Ostuni countryside with a pool and an outdoor kitchen, perfect for large families or group trips.

Le Cordonnier

Claviers - Provence

Sleeps 10

In the hilltops of Provence, with views that stretch as far as the eye can see, is where you’ll find boutique villa, Le Cordonnier.

Three Huts

Possanco - Portugal

Sleeps 12

Three rustic and luxurious huts with a swimming pool, outdoor BBQ, fire pit and kids area surrounded by green rice fields in Comporta, Portugal.

Villa CP

Girona - Costa Brava

Sleeps 10

Catalan farmhouse, now a stunning eco-villa, completely rebuilt by a Barcelona architect. Mountain bliss for up to 10 guests and just 20 minutes from Girona.

Santorini Windmills

Cyclades - Santorini

Windmills sleeping 5,6 or 7

Utterly charming windmill properties sitting at the foot of a sleepy hill, perfect for dazzling sea views

Places to get away from it all

Sometimes you just need a little peace and quiet. Forget towns full of tourists, noisy restaurants and busy beaches. These places are remote and secluded hideaways where you can get busy doing absolutely nothing.

Mas des Issarts

Callas - Var

Sleeps 10

Relax by the infinity pool and gaze out over the picturesque wooded hillsides of the Massif des Maures.

Forest Days Glamping

Lleida - Spain

Sleeps 4 per tent

Magical glamping in the heart of rural Spain. Luxurious bell tents gazing over lush Catalan fells

Villa Vista Zamask

Zamask - Istria

Sleeps 6

An award-winning villa in the remote, Croatian hillsides, with a private, infinity pool and views to die for….

Chateau de Memanat Treehouse

Chavanat - Creuse

Sleeps 2 +2kids

Extraordinary two bedroom raised treehouse, with hot tub, dining deck and twenty first century amenities in Creuse, France.

Fisherman's Cabin

Busserolles - Dordogne

Sleeps 2-4

An inspirational, handcrafted cabin, hidden off the beaten track in the Dordogne

Solo Pezo Von Ellrichshausen

Cretas - Spain

Sleeps 5

Super-modern holiday home in southern Spain with spectacular views, patio swimming pool, and a unique, stylish design.

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