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Top 20 Properties for Winter Sun

Published: 13th February 2020

Forget the wind, rain, ice and snow and let these 20 amazing holiday properties transport you to a world of warm sunshine, blue skies and white sandy beaches. From gorgeous villas in the Canaries, to luxurious treetop resorts in South Africa, to incredible Maldives spa retreats on the beach - find your happy place with our top 20 properties for winter sun.
Eco Luxury Farmhouse

Eco Luxury Farmhouse

Arrieta - Las Palmas

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.

Sleeps 8

From 255/night

Villa Palacio

Villa Palacio

Tabayesco - Las Palmas

Gorgeous seven bedroom open-plan Lanzarote retreat with pool, terraces and mountain views on a sprawling estate.

Sleeps 18

From 616/night

Beach House 93

Beach House 93

Famara - Lanzarote

Escape to the beautiful island of Lanzarote at Beach House 93, located in the middle of a National Park and boasting stunning views of the ocean.

Sleeps 3

From 229/night

Lanzarote Eco Yurts

Lanzarote Eco Yurts

Tabayesco - Lanzarote

Eight authentic, Mongolian yurts in rural Lanzarote, with luxury home comforts and a beachfront location...

Sleeps 2-7 per yurt

From 97/night

Villa La Palma

Villa La Palma

Puntagorda - La Palma

This stylish villa right on the coast of La Palma in the Canaries is the perfect spot to take in sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean and stargaze at night

Sleeps 6 + 2

From 291/night

Villa Turquoise

Villa Turquoise

Kalkan - Antalya Province

Stunning coastal views from this sleek architect designed hillside residence, complete with sumptuous outdoor living areas

Sleeps 9

From 157/night

Le Majorelle

Le Majorelle

Gueliz - Marrakesh

Enjoy the high life at this sumptuous apartment with stunning views, in the new town district of Marrakesh

Sleeps 6

From 577/night

Dar Kawa

Dar Kawa

Marrakech - Morocco

Channelling the history of Marrakech is Dar Kawa, a 17th Century former religious building of brotherhood in Medina old town.

Sleeps 8 people (11 with added beds)

From 106/night

The Blinkwater

The Blinkwater

Camps Bay - Western Cape

Enjoy luxurious and modern living nestled between Lion's Head and Table Mountain at the Blinkwater, located in Cape Town's trendiest suburb.

Sleeps 8

From 520/night

Tsala Treetop Lodge

Tsala Treetop Lodge

Plettenberg Bay - South Africa

Beautiful private hideaways up in the canopy - With breathtaking views of forests below and flourishes of pure luxury, this is a truly unique lodge.

Sleeps 2-4

From 397/night

Fumba Beach Lodge

Fumba Beach Lodge

Zanzibar - Tanzania

On the secluded Fumba beach peninsula in Zanzibar is this perfect resort with a spa, hot tub, pool and private beach.

Sleeps 52

From 184/night

Amilla Fushi

Amilla Fushi

Amilla Fushi - Maldives

Experience the serene glamour of Amilla Fushi, the Maldives island resort where relaxation is an art.

Sleeps 2-4

From 169/night

Banyan Camp

Banyan Camp

Hambegamuwa - Sri Lanka

An off-grid eco retreat with sustainability and tranquility at its heart, near the stunning Udawalawe National Park in rural Sri Lanka.

Sleeps 2-6 per lodge

From 127/night

Skinny Beach House

Skinny Beach House

Galle - Southern Province

Luxury Sri Lankan beach house - Relax poolside beneath the swaying palms then step off your terrace onto the sandy beach below.

Sleeps 6

From 254/night

Nam Bo

Nam Bo

Cape Panwa - Phuket

Huge sea views, a great location and a beautiful villa on the water's edge, this villa has it all...even a chef!

Sleeps 10

From 520/night

Villa Samakee

Villa Samakee

Tambon Choeng Thale - Chang Wat Phuket

Experience true peace and tranquillity on the beautiful Thai island of Phuket at Villa Samakee.

Sleeps 10

From 531/night

Cape Kata

Cape Kata

Kata - Phuket

Surrounded by the Andaman Sea is this stunning and spacious villa with huge sea views and plenty of wow.

Sleeps 8

From 385/night

Mystic Ridge

Mystic Ridge

St John - US Virgin Islands

A luxury, sea-view villa on exclusive St Johns Island, overlooking Coral Bay and its stunning forest coastline

Sleeps 8

From 440/night

Villa Monoi

Villa Monoi

Tamarindo - Guanacaste

Revel in your own tropical escape at Villa Monoi a beautiful villa on the west coast of Costa Rica.

Sleeps 10

From 462/night

The White House

The White House

Santa Teresa - Costa Rica

Unique, gorgeous property on the Costa Rican coast just 50 yards from the sea - stunning architecture and views.

Sleeps 16

From 770/night

Author:
Claire Wills
Claire is the International Editor for CoolStays. It's her mission to scout the globe for new amazing places to show you. You can follow her on Twitter, @clairelewills

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