All over Europe you can find the most beautiful islands just waiting for you to explore them. Experience island life from the privacy of your self-catering holiday home. Whether you are a seasoned island-hopper, or this will be your first taste of island bliss, NOVASOL has holiday villas, cottages and apartments on several exciting and unique islands across Europe, so why not spend your next holiday on one of these hidden pearls.

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Island holidays have been a dream of all of us at some point. Check out our villas, apartments and cottages for your perfect island holidays.

Drvenik Veli Island, Croatia - Island Holidays

Island holiday homes in enchanting Croatia

Croatia is a true paradise for those who dream of crystal clear waters and stunning sceneries, and with more than 1200 islands to choose from, the hardest decision you will have to make is which island to visit today. From small, secluded and pristine islands to the larger ones with everything you need for a great holiday, Croatia has the perfect island paradise for you and your family. The most visited islands in Croatia include Pag, Krk, Brac and Hvar, so spend time wandering the streets of the many charming towns. Or simply enjoy some great food and the spectacular scenery of the Adriatic. Let Croatia cast its spell on your next island holiday.

Menorca Island Holidays


Majorca is known and loved by many. Maybe it is the perfect mixture of a fantastic year-round climate, picturesque beaches, a rich history as well as exciting cultural experiences that keeps holiday makers enthralled, rent a NOVASOL holiday home in Majorca and find out why for yourself. Spend the day exploring the quaint streets of Palma, the island’s capital, admiring the intricate buildings and taking in the history. Then, as the sun goes down unwind by sampling some of the city’s vibrant nightlife. Or, for those that prefer a slower pace, venture out and take in the breathtaking landscapes. NOVASOL offers holiday accommodation in Majorca, Costa del Sol and Costa Brava for every taste, from beach-front apartments to beautiful Spanish family villas with private pools to get away from it all on your next island holiday.

Greece Island Holidays

Island holidays in mythical Greece

Think of Greek Island holidays and it conjures up images of other-worldly blue waters, dramatic coast lines and the classic white and blue villas that dot them. Choose to rent a NOVASOL villa in Greece and you are choosing a truly unforgettable island holiday experience. Greece boasts some of the best beaches in Europe - from secluded coves to expansive beaches with a variety of activities for families – so you can be sure that you will find the perfect place to enjoy the glorious Greek sun. Make the most of your island holiday and enjoy everything the famous Greek Islands have to offer; we have holiday homes on Zakynthos, Syros, Tinos, Andros, Paros, Naxos and many more. Maybe spend the day on a boat, viewing the mesmerizing scenery from the water, or head for shore and soak up some history by visiting the ruins abundant on many of the islands. Or why not ask one of the famously hospitable Greeks for a tavern recommendation and try some local cuisine and sip some Ouzo instead!

Sardinia Island Holidays

Island holidays in timeless Italy

Known as the ‘little sisters of Italy’, Sardinia and Sicily are the quintessential Mediterranean retreat. Sicily’s colorful history means it has some of the most remarkable historical sites in Europe, including the astonishing Amphitheatre in Taormina. Sicily is also home to one of the world’s most active volcanoes, Mount Etna. Head up to the smoldering summit by cable car, or even by foot for those who enjoy a challenge – we promise the view is well worth it from the top!

Holiday homes in Sardinia and Sicily

The smaller of the two islands, Sardinia has a population one-fifth the size of Sicily’s, so is perfect for families looking for a quiet island holiday. Sardinia also has spectacular sandy beaches and pristine coves for you to discover. Whichever island you choose, the gastronomists among you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to the abundance of fresh local delights to try, with fresh seafood as a highlight. With NOVASOL, you can choose to spend your island holiday in Italy in one of our many classic Italian villas.

Oland Island Holidays

Island holidays in charming Sweden

Perhaps when you think of an island holiday your mind wanders to the well-established resorts in the south of Europe? Well, why not try something a bit different and spend your next self-catering holiday in scenic Sweden? Stunning scenery as well as fascinating museums and unique cultural experiences make Sweden the perfect setting for a memorable island holiday with your family. Sweden offers both large and small island destinations; from the buzzing summer hot-spots of Gotland and Oland to the cozy atmosphere of some smaller islands there is something for everyone and every budget when you choose self-catering Sweden with NOVASOL. With thousands of authentic holiday accommodation options to choose from you are sure to get a true taste of Scandinavia - and with the long sunny hours during the summer months you can still have that Southern European sun-bathed feeling.

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