A villa is perfect for the romantic break of your dreams, a second honeymoon or just a quiet couple of weeks together away from everyone else. Rent a villa for a break with another couple and have a relaxing and fun break with your friends. Or take your extended family on a holiday together. Renting a villa from HomeAway gives you access to an immense catalogue of villas and their description in every country, so you are certain to be stuck for choice.

Croatia for less than £400/week

Property 8640310 > Istria, Croatia

Croatia is only a £160 flight away, so it is an excellent destination for a cheap villa break. The weather in Croatia is perfect, sunny and warm but not too hot because you are never far from the sea. If you drink the local wine or beer, each drink will cost you slightly less than at home. If you hire a small car it will cost a very reasonable £100 for a week with unlimited mileage and all the extras. Eat and drink Croatian brands for maximum economy. In terms of sights, the natural scenery is incredibly beautiful and the historical attractions from castles to cathedrals are sublime in their magnificence.

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Madeira for less than £300/week

Property 1755351 > Madeira, Portugal

EasyJet will take you to Madeira for only £87 inclusive of taxes (plus all the usual cheap airline extras). With the perfect weather, Madeira is an excellent destination all year round, with many Britons choosing to spend the winter there. Hiring a small car with the extras is £90 for a week of unlimited mileage. Prices in restaurants fall dramatically as you travel further from Funchal, so it is worthwhile traveling to eat, even if you stay in Funchal. Local Madeira wine is a special bargain at £5 a bottle and the island’s beauty makes it a wonderful holiday destination for rest.

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Spain villas for less £300/week

Property 8586201 > Calpe, Costa Blanca, Spain

Spain is a very large country with a range of climates to match, with cooler weather in the North near the Pyrenees and hot weather in the central areas and South. Bargain flights to Spain are easy to find, e.g. EasyJet for £90. Car hire is only £40 for a week out of season and £90 a week in summer for a small car with unlimited mileage. Petrol is slightly cheaper than UK prices, so travelling costs are reasonable. Local wine and beer are about half the price of their equivalent British drinks. When you are there you can enjoy spectacular scenery and incredible towns and cities; though the sprawling sandy beaches remain the highlight.

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Canary Islands for less than £400/week

Property 6022359 > Lanzarote, Canary Islands

Croatia is only a £160 flight away, so it is an excellent destination for a cheap villa break. The weather in Croatia is perfect, sunny and warm but not too hot because you are never far from the sea. If you drink the local wine or beer, each drink will cost you slightly less than at home. If you hire a small car it will cost a very reasonable £100 for a week with unlimited mileage and all the extras. Eat and drink Croatian brands for maximum economy. In terms of sights, the natural scenery is incredibly beautiful and the historical attractions from castles to cathedrals are sublime in their magnificence.

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