October half term villa holidays

Are you dreaming of October half term villa holidays? Perhaps the thrills and spills of Orlando are calling your name, or you’re drawn to the sunny climes of the Canary Islands or Italy for a bit of Autumn sun? Wherever you’re headed, we have an unbeatable selection of luxurious rental homes for October half-term villa holidays. From grand homes sleeping as many as 70 people in Orlando, close to Disney World and Universal Studios, authentic family villas in Europe, and chic condos and cabins in California and across the States, you might find that you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing your perfect villa.

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October half-term villa holidays in Orlando close to Disney World

For families, Orlando is pretty much unbeatable for the sheer number of attractions on offer. Between the delights of Disney World, fun for the young ones at Legoland, and the silver screen thrills at Universal Studios, it’s no wonder that the Floridian city is one of the top family destinations for October half term. The weather’s great too if you needed any more reasons to visit!

Our stunning range of Orlando holiday homes is ideally located for exploring the best that the city has to offer. Situated in some of Orlando’s finest resorts, many of them are quite literally on the doorstep of Disney World. Not only do they offer beautiful rental homes with amazing facilities and features, but they also have resort amenities such as water parks, restaurants, play areas, game rooms, cinemas, and more to keep everyone thoroughly entertained throughout your stay.

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Holiday cottages for October half term

Families looking to enjoy a short break in the UK this October half term will love our collection of holiday cottages in Kent. From the Cathedral spires of the UNESCO world-heritage of Canterbury, to the quaint charms of Broadstairs, the maritime buzz of Ramsgate and artistic flair and amusements of Margate, our October half term villa holidays are perfectly suited for small families of 3 all the way up to larger family groups of 10.

From cosy cottages with gardens to more substantial period-style family homes and trendy apartments perfectly placed for exploring, Top Villas offers a carefree way to enjoy your October half term.

Savour the delight of exploring the Garden of England at your leisure, with a host of family activities to enjoy on the doorstep this October. From sightseeing in Canterbury and trips to Felderland Farm for some seasonal pumpkin picking, to spooktacular Halloween events at local attractions including Quex Park, Walmer Castle and Dover Castle and timeless days spent exploring country walks and pubs or fresh walks on the coast, visiting art galleries and enjoying live gigs and amusements at the UK's oldest heritage theme park - Dreamland Margate. Whatever pace you're looking to enjoy your October half term holiday, we have it here at Top Villas.

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October half term villa holidays in Europe

For many families, the October half term villa holidays in Europe offer the last opportunity to grab some last-minute warmth and sunshine. Our collection of family-friendly villa rentals in Europe come in all shapes and sizes to suit all budgets, whilst benefitting from access to optional concierge-style services to enhance your stay. Whether it's car hire and grocery packs, to baby equipment rental, yacht charters, in-house spa services or private chef experience, we know what it takes to make your half term family getaway truly unforgettable!

Discover scenic sea-view vacation rentals in Crete, beachfront homes in Corfu and rustic villas in Italy and Sicily. Our collection of condo apartments, townhomes and villas provide exceptional choice, with a host of private in-house amenities to suit. From sleek infinity pools and hot tubs to alfresco dining terraces to make the most of the October sunshine, you'll find the perfect vacation rental for your family in Europe, with Top Villas.

Breckenridge 61 cabin in Breckenridge for October half term

US Cabins for October half term

There is something so special about cabins in autumn. From the blaze of colour that sweeps through the leaves of the trees, to frost-flecked mornings, and clear night skies sparkling with stars, it is a magical time of year to be staying in the wilderness. For pioneering families looking for a real adventure, we offer an incredible range of cabin rentals in some of the USA’s most beautiful destinations.

From Mammoth Lakes and Lake Tahoe in California to Tennessee’s Great Smoky Mountains, and the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, we have a superb collection of US cabin rentals which are ideal for October half term holidays.

Whether you opt for a waterfront abode in Mammoth Lakes or a mountain bolthole in Breckenridge, our cabins are all well-equipped for unforgettable holidays this October half term. Hot tubs, private pools, pet-friendly facilities, game rooms, in-home cinemas, and more are all available for lazy days and cosy nights in the cabin.

See the wilder side of the US today, with our ambient cabin rental collection!