7th December, 2016

Winter getaways

Dreaming of the sun? With the frosty mornings and short days, we’re all thinking of escaping to the warmth. So, to help you discover the perfect winter getaway, we have searched the globe to find where sun, sea and beautiful scenery is not short. Here is our top 10.

1. Cote D'Azur, Near Cannes, France, 1,950,000


This home ticks all the boxes for the perfect Christmas getaway. What does it have? It has a swimming pool and entertainment areas. There is also a barbecue area for adventurous buyers who want to have an outdoor Christmas feast.


2. Maso Bastie - Lake Garda, Italy, 9,200,000


Everyone dreams of owning their own vineyards. Here is an Italian hideaway in the Trento hills with a 14 hectares vineyards.
The property includes cellars and full equipment of latest technological systems to produce an excellent collection of wines. Total production from around 200,000 bottles to maximum 400,000. The perfect home for the festive period.


3. Villa on the rocks, Chia Sardinia, Italy, 1,700,000

Sardinia is an island in the heart of the Mediterranean. It is known for its crystal clear waters, sandy beaches and colourful properties. You can own a four- bedroom villa for 1,770 million euros. The average temperature in December is around 15 degrees.

4. Cote D'Azur, Near Cannes, France, 2,150,000


Here is a traditional family home for Christmas. It is located within a five minute drive from the centre of Cannes. The property has classic lines, a pink façade and even an art studio. The average temperate in Cannes in December is around 15 degrees.

5. Potts Point, Australia, 2,700,000 - 2,900,000 $

If you are looking for guaranteed winter sun, then Australia may be the answer. The average temperate in December is 25 degrees+. Here is one of our hottest properties on the market. It has three large bedrooms and a large entertainers’ patio.

6. Clareville, 36 Hudson Parade, Australia, POA


Looking for the romantic Christmas? Then here is a four bedroom house which offers the relaxed beachside lifestyle with swimming pool and Jacuzzi. Superbly positioned along the tranquil shores of Clareville Beach this character filled home offers a relaxed beachside lifestyle combined with a holiday vibe, effortless accessibility to the water and peaceful seclusion.

7. Palace in Bombarrell, Lisbon, 3,000,000

This property is just 45 minutes away from Lisbon and has a large outdoor swimming pool. It has 11 rooms in total so you won’t be on top of each other this Christmas.


8. Malveria de Serra, Cascais, 2,500,000


Imagine your idyllic Christmas getaway in the sun. This villa would surely be on most people’s wish list. Highlights include an infinity pool with far-reaching views of the Cascais countryside, a Jacuzzi and breath-taking views.

9. Comporta, Portugal 550,000


This property is located in Brejos da Carregueira in the Herdade da Comporta. The area is a great choice to relax and spend leisure time throughout the year and to escape from a busy city life. The property has three bedrooms.


10. Gravelotte, South Africa, ZAR 23,500,000


If you are planning to invite the family around this Christmas here is a property with plenty of room to spread out. The safari lodge has five separate chalets, two luxury tents and five lodge rooms all with bathrooms and viewing verandas.


For more properties like this visit our website www.fineandcountry.com/uk

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