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Affordable beachfront villas and cottages to rent in Greece, Spain, Croatia and Sardinia

Villa in Sardinia 13/06/2012 – Had enough of holding out for a good ‘summer’ at home? Then why not rent an affordable private holiday home in the Med and escape our dismal weather to soak up the sun and enjoy summer at its best. There’s a huge choice of European getaways easily accessible from the UK, offering guaranteed sunshine, sandy beaches and a laidback atmosphere. And with the pound still holding strong against the euro, your holiday cash will also serve you well in the Med., the UK’s number one holiday rentals website, offers a great selection of villas, apartments and cottages available to rent near secluded beaches or popular Mediterranean resorts. Head off to an idyllic Greek island for less this year, or enjoy one of the hundreds spectacular, family friendly beaches in Spain. Alternatively, get off the beaten track in Croatia, or explore the beautiful island of Sardinia and its exquisite seafood cuisine. Whatever your choice, has the perfect place for you.

Choose from one of the properties below or browse for thousands more.

Prices quoted are per property per week for the peak summer season and correct at the time of publishing. 


Villa in Greece

Peaceful villa with stunning views near Lindos, Rhodes
2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5. £650 per property per week (save £300)

Villa Telika is a recently built property on a development of two, offering a high standard of comfort. You can enjoy the beautiful sea and inland views over the tops of the surrounding orchards, both from the patio and the upstairs balconies. The main living and kitchen area and the ground floor double bedroom have French doors to the patio and pool area, with the superb backdrop of olive groves and cactus plants. Upstairs is the main double bedroom with en-suite bathroom and large, airy balconies affording stunning panoramic views.

Property 462267


Villa in Andalusia

Detached villa with pool and private garden, Mijas Costa
4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8. £2,050 per property per week

An immaculate property set in an ideal location for a family holiday. The villa is stylishly decorated, has great exterior areas including a heated pool and private gardens and is close to local amenities. It is well located on the western outskirts of La Cala de Mijas on Mijas Costa. The residential area has a minimarket and a couple of restaurants and a vehicular underpass to the La Cala beach. Close by are a good choice of restaurants and the seaside town of La Cala itself.

Property 69103


Cottage in Croatia

Beautifully renovated old stone cottage, 250m from the sea, Brac
3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9. From £849 per property per week

Vine Cottage is located in a perfect position on a hill overlooking the quiet town and harbour of Povlja. The house is a two storey building with three air conditioned bedrooms, as well as two terraces with sea views and an outside BBQ. It ideally suits two families or a large group. On the ground floor there is a kitchen, bathroom and large living room with separate dining area. On the first floor there are two double bedrooms and a shower room, and in the attic there is a twin bedroom.

Property 77595


Villa in Sardinia

Beachfront house with panoramic views in Olbia-Tempio
3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6. £1,211 per property per week

The property is located on Sardinia's north eastern coast in a most spectacular and desirable spot, in front of the islands of Tavolara and Molara National Park. The villa has a private entrance and is located only 100m from the beach. It has three bedrooms, two bathrooms with shower, a bright dining/living room, a fully equipped kitchen, two panoramic terraces and a garden. There are fantastic sea views from the dining room and the terrace.

Property 417768