October has officially started, and autumn is in full swing. This basically means that Christmas and 2020 are just around the corner – a brand new year with plenty of time to go on holiday. Whether you want to head to Italy, Spain, Turkey or elsewhere, we have properties that will tick all the boxes for you and your loved ones. We may even go so far as to say we can satisfy even the most demanding of family members (there’s always one!) Have a look at our top 20 villas for 2020 – or click the links to be taken to your country of choice.
Sleeps: up to 16
Pppn: £60 | $77
Nestled in the beautiful South Downs National Park, New England Mansion is brand new in our eclectic villa selection. With a luxurious, heated indoor pool, a spacious living room, and large veranda, it’s the perfect place to unwind after an exciting day out exploring the park, which is quite literally on your doorstep and offers plenty of hiking paths! The kids will also love nearby Paulton’s Park which is home to none other than Peppa the Pig.
Sleeps: up to 17
Pppn: £65 | $84
Just think about it – 3-acres of private land with plenty of outdoor games, such as football and croquet, direct access to the lake and beach, and a beautifully charming interior for when you want to get comfortable with a cuppa. Sounds great, right? We guarantee that you and your family will have an incredible break at stunning Holy Loch Manor on the Scottish Cowal peninsula.
While Fields Hall, a Grade II listed building, displays a beautiful Georgian façade, its interior boasts luxurious, modern touches. For added comfort, each bedroom has an en-suite bathroom, and additional services such as pampering, a private chef, or even casino nights can be booked – let the fun begin! Craving snacks? England’s oldest sweet shop is only a 2-minute drive away – a trip there will also make your kids eternally happy.
Pppn: £56 | $76
Sleeps: Up to 8
Pppn: £76 | $98
Surrounded by pomegranate trees, this gorgeous villa is directly in front of the mountain of Dalyan town. Make yourself at home with the al-fresco dining area – this could be a great opportunity trying to master your cooking skills and cook a Turkish meal. The large outdoor pool is just waiting for you to have a swim afterwards. If you’d like to explore the area, then Dalaman is only a short drive away and offers cute restaurants, cafes, and shops.
Pppn: £39 | $50
Located in Quinta do Lago resort, this charming villa is close to plenty of activities, such as water sports, beautiful beaches and horseback riding – guaranteeing you’ll never get restless. The resort itself features a wide array of things to do, including communal BBQs, pools, and tennis courts. Even though the resort has shared pools, as well as a close-by saltwater lake, your villa will come with a private pool so you can have some peace and quiet.
Pppn: £61 | $78
Villa Jacaranda, located on Spain’s beautiful Costa Blanca, is a dreamy holiday villa. Based in a secluded location, you can enjoy a peaceful stay with a large outdoor pool, plus an additional child-safe pool, and stunning views over Lake La Pedrera. Treat yourself to a cold drink on the terrace and a delicious meal, followed by a pre-bedtime jacuzzi session. Let your stresses literally melt away…
Pppn: £78 | $100
Brand new to Oliver’s Travels is this outstanding villa Casa Vista Roqueta, nestled in a rural location in Mallorca, peacefully away from the tourist crowds. Mallorca’s capital Palma de Mallorca is less than an hour away and makes a great day trip. But with the villa’s large pool and fantastic amenities you might not even want to leave the house. With scenic views and surrounded by lemon trees, and a luxurious-yet-homely interior, this holiday home will quickly become your Mediterranean oasis.
Pppn: £80 | $103
Fancy a villa with breath-taking views over the Mediterranean Sea? Then look no further! Villa Lidia boasts an idyllic location with plenty of amenities. While the private pool and outdoor seating area are great for the ultimate relaxation fix, the surrounding area features lots of great spots for days out with the whole family, such as trips to the historic city of Girona, wine tasting options, and, of course, plenty of sandy beaches! We’re certain that you will become the most favourite family member after surprising everyone by booking this villa for your annual holiday.
Sleeps: up to 10
Pppn: £53 | $68
Pizza, pasta, and lots of tanning by the large outdoor pool – that, and much more, is what Villa Amina is all about. The huge equipped kitchen is just perfect to cook up an Italian 5-star dinner, while the luxurious interior design will make you feel like you’re residing in a 7-star hotel. You’ll find plenty of beaches nearby as well as multi-cultural nd archaeological sites for the explorer within.
Pppn: £44 | $56
At Villa Livia, contemporary meets traditional. Not only is this homely villa within walking distance to the village Quercianella with lots of shopping options, but it also boasts a huge pool, a built-in BBQ, and beaches nearby. Oh, and did we mention the majestic façade of the villa? This could be a great location to celebrate a birthday…
Secluded in the countryside of Italy’s stunning Tuscany and Umbria area, and only 45 short minutes away from Rome, you can find Villa Todari. Staying here will enable you to let go of any stresses back home – a generous pool, shaded seating areas and an interior that lets you enjoy the panorama over the peaceful area with Sabine Hills in the distance. Those features and more will immediately turn this villa into your private temple of relaxation.
Pppn: £55 | $71
This cosy and creative villa is the ultimate, romantic couple’s getaway. Based in the heart of Brittany, this charming holiday home is close to cute towns such as Saint Launeuc or Langourla which offer plenty of restaurants, cafes, and boulangeries. The surrounding area is ideal for day trips – from swimming in the nearby lake or going horseback-riding in the 2200-acre big forested area, the options are limitless – none of the family will get a chance to feel bored!
Pppn: £39 | $50
Situated directly by the Dordogne river, the activities around Villa Shambhala are endless: whether you fancy canoeing, fishing, or boating – you won’t run out of things to do! Want to go boutique shopping and fine dining instead? Not far away you will find the chic city of St Emilion which offers exactly that. The villa itself features an incredibly artsy and homely interior thanks to the owner’s creativity. There’s even an honesty bar (like a minibar but instead you decide how much you believe the drinks are worth!) Cheers to that!
Pppn: £38 | $49
Whether you’re travelling with other families or bringing your whole family with you, Joli Champ Estate is the place to be. While you can rent just one of the three houses the Estate has to offer, you can also rent out the entire Estate for more family fun. Want to upgrade your stay? We can help organise wine and cheese tastings, private chefs and much more. Based close to Bergerac, you can even attend the popular annual Bergerac wine fair if you visit in July! It’s wine o’clock…
Pppn: £33 | $42
Did someone say it isn’t a proper break without an infinity pool and a hot tub? Greedy guts! Well, you’re actually in luck. Villa Studena is a Croatian paradise as far as holiday homes go. Located on the stunning Dalmatia coastline, it doesn’t only guarantee the best of both worlds when it comes to views (sea and mountains!) and a contemporary design, but it also offers a sauna, infinity pool and BBQ area. Can it get any better than that? We don’t think so.
Pppn: £56 | $72
Traditional yet charming is only one of the ways to describe Villa Toni. Close to the UNESCO World Heritage city Dubrovnik, it’s within walking distance to various beaches with a gorgeous view over the Adriatic coastline. Perhaps you can spot one of Khaleesi’s dragons? And, if you don’t get that reference don’t worry (even if we’re slightly judging you) because this ancient city has plenty to offer – GoT fan or not. Villa Toni also features a large outdoor pool and spacious terraces that are perfect for a homemade dinner with the whole family while soaking up the surroundings.
Pppn: £37 | $47
Villa Kontokali makes your Corfiot dreams come true. With a private chef, airport transfer, and a huge choice of family activities nearby, you and your family can truly live the good life in this stunning holiday home. The refreshing outdoor pool is just waiting for you to jump in and splash around! Alternatively, you can head to the nearby beaches and try your hand at water-sports. Let the fun commence!
Pppn: £55 | $71
A Cretan paradise, Villa Orpheus is a true haven of relaxation. Secluded on a hill in the stunning countryside, it’s got an incredible panorama over the Aegean Sea from the outdoor area – perfect for a delicious cocktail or dinner with a view! Adults can swim a lap in the large pool while younger kids have their very own pool right next to it – so you don’t have to worry about keeping your beady eye on the kids and what they’re doing!
Pppn: £25 | $32
With outstanding mountain and sea views, Corfiot villa Magic Rocks showcases the best of both worlds. Set in a hidden countryside location and surrounded by olive trees, this holiday home offers pure Mediterranean luxury and relaxation with its cosy outdoor spaces, an irresistible infinity pool, and a truly chic-yet-homely interior. Tip: You have the best panorama from the unique rooftop terrace! Picking this for your annual family holiday would put you in the good books for life.
Pppn: £74 | $95
Cyprus has undoubtedly become one of the hotspot destinations over the last few years. With its gorgeous sandy beaches, outstanding cuisine, and a plethora of things to do, it keeps on attracting tourists from across the world. Villa Kyrenia, situated in Aphrodite Hills resort close to Paphos, is only a jump away from all activities. Keen to upgrade your stay? Turn Villa Kyrenia into a Vill’otel which adds daily maid services, private chef, and food hampers to your booking! Just think about kicking back and having a delicious meal made for you to enjoy on the outdoor lounge. Bliss!
Pppn: £71 | $91
When we say these are our exclusive villas, we mean you won’t be able to find these anywhere else. But this is only a small selection of our exclusive properties – we’ve got a whole bunch of them across Europe. Head to our site to have a look at them. And be sure to check out our list of top 2020 holiday destinations for even more inspo!
* Prices are correct at time of publishing.