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Vacation rentals for the holiday season

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Beautiful vacation homes for the holiday season

Whether you’re celebrating any particular holidays or not, enjoying a getaway through the festive season is a wonderful way to connect with your loved ones, take a well-deserved breather from work and rejuvenate for the year coming. From extra large rentals where you, your family, and everyone else you want to invite along can fit under one roof, to beautiful homes nestled deep in the mountains in destinations that are sure to turn into magical winter wonderlands throughout December, you’re sure to find the perfect rental to enjoy a perfect getaway.

But you don’t have to stick to the colder destinations when dreaming of your festive escape. We also offer a huge range of stunning properties in destinations that boast  plenty of heat and sunshine throughout December, so you can enjoy the festive period whilst lounging on a tropical beach.

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Cabins for the festive period

When people think of festive getaways, the most common fantasy is that of roaring fireplaces you can toast marshmallows over, hot tubs you can sink into whilst you gaze out over the snow-capped peaks of a looming mountain, and fire pits you can gather around with your loved ones to sip hot cocoa while the beautiful starry winter’s night glistens above you. If that's your dream too, then browse for cabins in wonderful rustic destinations such as Big Sky in Montana, Breckenridge in Colorado, or Mammoth Lakes and Lake Tahoe in California, and make it your reality this holiday season.

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Beach vacation rentals for the holiday season

Not all of us are dreaming of winter wonderlands and breath coming out as icy plumes - some of us want to escape the cold over the festive season. If you consider yourself something of a snow bird, then you’re probably hoping for a gloriously warm destination to visit whilst the rest of the world is firmly in the grip of the ice and snow. Destinations such as Barbados, Jamaica, and Orlando, offer summer heat in the middle of winter, so you can sip cocktails in the sunshine, or enjoy a cookout on the beach if you want to celebrate the festive period without frozen fingers and toes. 

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Large family rentals for the holiday season

For many, the festive season means family time. What better way to spend your vacation than with all of your loved ones under one roof? WHether you’re looking for a sprawling cabin where you can all set out to see who can make the best snow angel in the grounds of your property, looking for a sumptuous Caribbean home with views over the ocean, or a huge family home in an Orlando resort, with more entertainment facilities than you can count on both hands, these properties are certain to give you all memories to last a lifetime, and ensure a festive period well spent together.

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Where does it snow in December in the USA?

High altitude destinations in the USA offer some wonderful opportunities for snowy getaways, in locations such as Breckenridge, Big Sky, Lake Tahoe and Mammoth Lakes. 

Where does it snow in Europe in December?

Plenty of destinations in Europe experience snow throughout the winter. The north of Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Bulgaria and France offer beautiful snowy landscapes, as well as opportunities for winter sports. 

Where is it warm in Europe in December?

For a warm festive vacation in Europe, the Balearic islands of Minorca and Majorca off the east coast of Spain, the Canary Islands off the west coast of Africa, including Tenerife, Lanzarote, and Fuerteventura, or the Algarve in the south of Portugal are your best bets.

Where is it warm enough to swim in December?

If you can envision yourself drifting in a warm ocean this holiday season, then the Caribbean is the place to go. The water temperatures remain mild enough for swimming and water sports throughout December.

Where is it warm in December in the US?

If you’re looking for a warm vacation within the US for this festive period, then you can consider Palm Springs in California, Orlando, Miami, Tampa and Florida Keys in the sunshine state of Florida, and the arid desert landscapes of Arizona.

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