Ten Dream Holiday Homes to Book for 2021

With a summer 2020 holiday abroad off the cards for many of us, are you thinking ahead to your 2021 holiday? Us too! We've selected some of our most desirable WOW properties in France, Italy, Spain and Greece to tempt you, and the best bit is they ALL have availability for summer 2021. But that won't last long, these stunning properties are in demand and will be booked up soon. Why not get ahead and book your summer 2021 break now. All featured properties are advertised by TravelNest.

By Stef Scott, Content Marketing Manager

1. Stunning 5-bed converted olive mill, Tuscany, Italy

Olive Mill, Tuscany

Enchanting and unique, Villa Frantoio del Bartolomei is a 200-year-old olive mill situated on a beautiful 9-acre olive estate near the stunning, fortified village of Castelvecchio di Compito

which exudes the famed charm of Tuscany. Now a luxury vacation rental for 12 guests, the property has commanding views over rich olive groves and rolling vineyards. Beautifully furnished throughout, the interiors have been carefully chosen to complement the building and yet are contemporary, chic and stylish. There are five bedrooms, two kitchens, a fabulous dining hall, and sumptuous living spaces. Outside, you’ll be spoilt for choice with the pool area and stone waterfall, lush lawns, large dining terrace, herb garden and barbecue area.

This stunning property is already filling up for summer dates in 2021, but has dates available throughout June, July and September.

2. Glamourous 5-bed chateau + pool, Jonzac, France

Jonzac villa

Take a trip to your very own chateau in the French countryside. This newly renovated exceptional property is situated in the middle of the Bordeaux and Cognac wine regions, just 10 minutes from the bustling historic town of Jonzac. Set in its own expansive and well-kept grounds, there are acres of unspoiled countryside, woodlands and vineyards on your doorstep just waiting to be explored.

This welcoming and luxurious chateau is the perfect choice for family get-togethers, reunions and celebrations. With accommodation for up to 10 adults + kids, the stylishly decorated bedrooms, marble tiled bathrooms, stunning reception and dining rooms, plus swimming pool and movie room make it a wonderful choice for an unforgettable holiday in quintessential rural France. 

This amazing property currently has plenty of availability for summer 2021, with dates in May, June, July and August available. 

3. Superstar villa with sea views + pool, Mykonos, Greece

Gold Sunset Villa

This magical villa in Mykonos is modern Greek luxury at it’s very best. Think clean white lines, a super-stylish interior and incredible outdoor spaces that make the most of the fabulous sea views to the ancient island of Dilos. Sleeping up to 15 people in eight spacious bedrooms, this luxury villa is located in the Aghios Ioannis area, just 3km from Chora and only 0.5 km from the popular Ornos beach. Boasting elegant living space inside and multiple terraces to enjoy the views outside, this one of a kind property also has a gym, and an infinity swimming pool complete with sunbeds.

Get ahead and secure your holiday at this fantastic property. Currently available for dates throughout summer 2021, but is sure to fill up fast!

4. Family-friendly 4-bed villa + pool, Andalucia, Spain

Andalusia villa

This beautiful 4-bed villa is located in the heart of the beautiful Andalusian countryside close to the ancient city of Granada. Boasting a private solar-heated swimming pool and lovely secluded garden, this private villa sleeps up to 13 people in four bedrooms and is the perfect base for a fun family holiday or sunshine getaway with friends.

With spacious living areas inside and out, this property has it all! The local area offers many opportunities to walk, cycle, swim and fish – there’s plenty to do and see here, whether you want to get out and explore, or chill by the pool.

This popular villa has just released dates for summer 2021, and is filling up fast. Book now to secure your preferred dates. 

5. 7-bed luxury villa + pool, Dordogne, France

Le Chat Blanc, Dordogne, France

Nestled in the rolling hills of the Dordogne, Le Chat Blanc comprises two fully equipped properties, the stunning main house with original beams and a beautiful gite which together accommodate up to 18 people. The main house sleeps up to 10 guests and the gite sleeps a further 8. Set in beautiful and private gardens there’s so much to explore here!

The property is ideal for families and larger groups with young children – it boasts a five-a-side football pitch, gardens, fruit trees, a pool and wonderful courtyards and outdoor dining space. With no neighbours nearby it really is the perfect secluded retreat to relax and explore the surrounding countryside.

Le Chat Blanc is popular with returning guests, and dates in August 2021 are filling up fast. The first week of August 2021 is currently available. Lots of availability throughout June, July, September 2021 – book now to secure your dates! 

6. 3-bed villa + pool, Kefalonia, Greece

Casa Naranja

Villa Anemoni is a modern open plan villa which has a tranquil, relaxed family feel. Located near the fishing village of Katelios on Kefalonia, this luxurious property is within easy walking distance of local tavernas and the beach. Surrounding the infinity pool is the patio area with BBQ, sun loungers and parasols, plus covered outside eating area for midday alfresco dining. The villa sleeps 6 guests in 3 lovely bedrooms, and is fully equipped to a high standard with Satellite TV, DVD, dishwasher,and microwave,Wi-fi ,and air con throughout. All bedrooms have private balconies with amazing views.

Villa Anemoni is already getting booked up for July 2021, (7th to 15th July currently available). Plenty of availability left in June, August and September 2021., so we recommend booking now to secure your preferred dates at this stunning property. 

7. 2-bed luxury villa near Marbella, Spain

Marbella villa

La Filomena is a beautiful 2-bed property located in Mijas, near Marbella. Furnished to the highest standards, this is a luxury, high-end property with amazing views and attention to detail throughout. Enjoy the wonderful outside spaces, including swimming pool, dining area, terrace and lounge, and take in the fantastic views down the Costa del Sol coastline to Marbella. With 2 spacious bedrooms and 2 luxury bathrooms plus a stunning open-plan kitchen, dining and living space, this property offers a taste of the luxury lifestyle!

Dates just released for Summer 2021, so book your stay now as this the property is sure to be extremely popular!

8. Incredible 6-bed villa + pool near Cannes, France

Cannes Villa

Experience a movie-star lifestyle at this incredible villa located on the famous French Riviera coast just 20 minutes from the centre of bustling Cannes. This large, high-spec property sleeps up to 18 guests in 6 beautiful bedrooms. It also has a lovely pool, hot tub, outdoor bar and plenty of terraces for outdoor dining and sunbathing, where you can enjoy the fabulous views along the coastline. This incredible property has been kitted out to the highest standards and boasts spacious living space for entertaining and enjoying time with family and friends.

Lots of availability remaining for summer 2021, but that won’t last long. Book now to secure your holiday at this amazing property. 

9. 6-bed traditional farmhouse + pool, Le Marche, Italy

Villa Lola

Villa Lola is a beautifully restored traditional Italian farmhouse at the top of a valley overlooking the rolling hills and mountains of Le Marche, one of Italy’s best kept secrets. The house has 6 bedrooms and can comfortably sleep up to 12 guests. It’s the perfect place for families and/or groups of friends, being located away from roads and in a wonderfully rural location.

There’s a lovely swimming pool, fabulous garden and amazing terracotta terrace. Kids will be spoilt for choice here! There’s a separate building dedicated to children’s activities with a netted trampoline, table tennis, table football and lots of other toys for children of all ages. In the garden there is also a children’s outside play area with swings, play house and sand pit and plenty of space to run wild.

10. Dreamy 3-bed house near Rethymnon, Crete

The Old Bathhouse

Plan your Greek escape at The Old Bath House – a fantastic property located in the quaint village of Maroulas near Rethymnon on Crete. Maroulas is everything a Greek village should be. Step back in time as you explore it’s tiny winding streets which are full of vivid blue shutters against whitewashed walls and old towers and churches.

This 3-bed property sleeps up to 6 guests and has a fantastic elevated position with views across the valley and down to the Cretan Sea. With a lovely swimming pool, hot tub and multiple outdoor terraces, balconies and courtyards, you’ll be spoilt for choice when choosing somewhere to relax! 

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