Top 10 Winter, Xmas & New Year’s holiday homes

If the end of summer gets you down, don’t despair. Winter offers plenty of opportunities for being jolly and having a great time with friends and family too. Renting a private holiday home is the ideal way to spend some relaxing, quality time together, particular around Christmas and New Year. Play games and watch films around the fire, ski or go for invigorating walks, or simply enjoy a long lazy meal together. With individual bedrooms, fully equipped kitchens and spacious living and dining areas, as well as luxurious extras such as games rooms, saunas or even home cinemas, holiday homes provide the ideal setting for a break with family or friends. As autumn and winter draw nearer,, the UK’s number one holiday rentals website, has sought out some of the best properties on its website to provide inspiration for those looking to take a group getaway this winter. Whether you are looking for a city centre apartment for New Year’s Eve, an upmarket ski chalet for a Christmas family gathering or a cosy rural retreat for a relaxing break, the Top 10 below features a diverse selection of stunning homes available to rent on for the ultimate Christmas or NYE party, or a fun winter holiday. Team up with family and friends to treat yourselves to an incredible festive getaway this year. Choose from the Top 10 below or browse the 500,000+ properties on to find all properties available over Christmas and New Year.