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Charming, cosy farmhouse on the Island of Gozo 09/08/11 - If you don’t have kids, or they have now flown the nest, the advantage of flexible travel dates means you can get some great off-peak holiday bargains. Flight and holiday prices shoot up in the school holidays, but in September, October and November you can travel to most parts of the globe at a reasonable price and still find places where the sun is shining. What’s more, by opting for a self-catering holiday home instead of a hotel you can keep costs down further still and also enjoy more space, privacy, flexibility and authenticity., the UK’s number one holiday rentals website, has a huge selection of private holiday homes available to rent in low season at bargain prices as owners slash their rates to attract off peak rentals.

If you’re looking for good, sunny weather, try Malta, where the average temperature in September and October is 29°C and 25°C. has a great selection of unique, traditional farmhouses available to rent throughout the island. A city break is another nice option, as places that are usually overrun with tourists are much emptier later in the year. Rome and Paris are at their best in off peak periods, and you can find beautiful and affordable accommodation in lovely central areas. Alternatively, our very own shores provide plenty of inspiration for out-of-season breaks too, so why not try a week in an idyllic apartment with private beach in Cornwall and just lay back, relax and enjoy the view.

So, if you are prepared to travel in low season, getting away from it all doesn't have to break the bank. Book one of the properties below now or browse for thousands more.

Prices quoted are per property per week and correct at the time of publishing. All properties still had good availability in October and November and the Rome and Paris apartments had availability in September.


Traditional farmhouse on the Island of Gozo

A charming, cosy farmhouse on the Island of Gozo
2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5. £608 per week in October / £354 per week in November
Save: Up to £445 per week in off peak

With its classic red shutters, stone slab ceilings, limestone flooring and a history that goes back to 300 years, Tal-Barun farmhouse will appeal to the most discerning of guests. The entrance hall leads to a fully equipped kitchen with an antique table that comfortably seats five. From here you can walk through a French door onto an enclosed courtyard with a small private pool. The property also boasts a roof garden with stunning views and a barbecue. 

Property 16618


Lovely apartment with view of the Colosseum, Rome

Lovely apartment with view of the Colosseum
2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6. £695 per week from mid-November
Save: £347 per week in off peak

Located just in front of the Colosseum, the apartment features two bedrooms, two bathrooms and offers access to a lovely terrace from where guests can enjoy the majesty of the Flavian Amphitheatre. The apartment is equipped with all amenities like air conditioning, kitchen, washing machine, dishwasher, freezer, LCD TV with satellite. 

Property 846692


Apartment with full view of Hotel de Ville and Notre Dame Cathedral

Great apartment with full view of Hotel de Ville & Notre Dame Cathedral
2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4. £781 per week in November
Save: £217 per week in off peak

Located just a few steps from Notre Dame Cathedral this is a beautiful, elegant apartment, featuring one spacious bedroom with fireplace, a cosy living area, a fully equipped kitchen and a light bathroom. The living room is divided in two parts, one with a sofa that can be turned into a sofa bed, and the other one with the bedroom.

Property 827054


Apartment with sea views and private beach in Cornwall

Idyllic apartment with sea views and private beach in Cornwall
1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2. £420 per week in October / £350 per week in November
Save: Up to £350 per week in off peak

Located near the lovely, unspoiled village of Coverack, Cornwall, this beautiful apartment has 180 degree views of sea, sky and coastline, as well as a path leading down to a private cove with its own sandy beach. The romantic, stylish south-facing apartment, which is on the first floor of a converted 1903 hotel, was completely refurnished in 2009/10. The living room and bedroom have uninterrupted sea views and doors opening onto the balcony.

Property 87567