Out of the Ordinary Villas to rent

Luxury villas to rent for Special Occasions

What we think

Want to be ahead of the game in every sense? Read about Panama being the new place to go? Guess what - we've got a house there. Are you an intrepid traveller but like a touch of luxury at the end of the day? Take a look at our amazing beach house on a tranquil and deserted beach in North Goa. Coming soon: houses in Uruguay, Malaysia and (believe it or not) we already have one in China!

Spain, Andalucia, Marbella, Casa  de Las Fuentes Andalucia, Marbella, Casa de Las Fuentes
Sleeps: 10+1
An exceptionally private, tranquil haven on Marbella’s Golden Mile
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Andalucía, Gaucin, Finca Crestillina Andalucía, Gaucin, Finca Crestillina
Sleeps: 12

This spectacular and contemporary, luxury villa is in stark contrast to the rugged, untamed landscape.

Glyfada House, Athens,  Greece Glyfada House, Athens, Greece
Sleeps: 10,
We are delighted to have a house in Athens, large garden and pool, close to the centre and walkable to the beach.

India, Goa, Redi House Goa, Redi House
Sleeps: 8
One of our most unusual finds yet. A little haven of luxury, set on a tranquil and deserted beach to the north of lovely Goa. Boho chic at its very best!

Panama, Pedasi, Playa Venao,  AMAestancia Pedasi, Playa Venao, AMAestancia
Sleeps: 12-16
The ocean, beaches, rivers, lakes and hills surrounding AMAestancia are of a rare and unspoiled beauty. Together with the charm of the neighbouring village of Pedasi and its fashionable surf beach, Playa Venao, AMAestancia is a unique holiday destination in Panama

Mexico, Pacific Coast, Cuixmala, Casa La Playa Pacific Coast, Cuixmala, Casa La Playa
Sleeps: 6 +2 children
Private, stunningly beautiful, dramatic and amazing... tried and tested by SJ Villas’ own honeymooners...

France, Provence, Le Crestet, La Vaison France, Provence, Le Crestet, La Vaison
Sleeps: 14 (+ 4 children on request)
A medieval priory in Provence, meticulously restored, on an internationally-acclaimed working vineyard.

France, Normandy, Deauville, Manoir de Glatigny France, Normandy, Deauville, Manoir de Glatigny
Sleeps: 16 max
A beautiful and unusual house, perfectly situated for the racing, golf courses, Normandy landing beaches and all this wonderful region of France has to offer.

Thailand, Koh Samui, Pancea Estate Thailand, Pancea Estate, Koh Samui
Sleeps: 12 - A further 4 self contained villas are available
This is your own private boutique resort.
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Australia, Melbourne, Mornington  Penninsula, Frog Hollow Estate Australia, Melbourne,
Frog Hollow Estate, Main Ridge

Sleeps: 17
Exceptional private estate with extensive sports facilities near to Melbourne city centre and the beaches

Portugal, Algarve, Carvoiero, Vilarabe Portugal, Algarve, Martha, Carvoiero
Sleeps: 10 + 2
One of the ‘coolest’ houses we have seen in Portugal - this is a four hectare haven of peace and privacy.

South Africa, The Waterberg, Leobo Private Reserve The Waterberg, Leobo Private Reserve
Sleeps: 6 + 3 Children
A breathtakingly beautiful African home on a 20,000 acre private reserve; enjoy exquisite views and activities aplenty!

Mozambique: Presidential Villa, Azura Benguerra Mozambique: Presidential Villa, Azura Benguerra,
Sleeps: 4 + 2
A beach holiday of your dreams!

South Africa, The Waterberg, Leobo Private Reserve South Africa, Western Cape, Bainskloof, Cape Floral House
Sleeps: 6
What one can only describe as beautiful – a nature lovers’ dream… fishing, hiking, horse riding and swimming in natural river pools – bliss!

South Africa, Noordhoek Beach, The Water House South Africa, Noordhoek Beach, The Water House
Sleeps: 8 +2
With a sense of proportion, balance and exclusivity, this house offers unrivalled space and privacy and the facilities to bring together family and friends in one unforgettable location.

South Africa, Shelley Point, Silver Bay Villa South Africa, Shelley Point, Silver Bay Villa
Sleeps: 8

A beautifully appointed contemporary retreat on the Western Coast.

Scotland, Alladale Chichester, Hound Lodge
Sleeps: 20
Minimum stay 1 night

A beautiful, private house with wonderful staff. Perfect for a milestone birthday or anniversary, a family reunion or a Christmas/New Year hideaway in the heart of one of England’s great Ducal Estates.

Scotland, Alladale Scotland, North Berwickshire, Cranshaws Castle
Sleeps: 8)
The most perfect, bijou, Scottish castle with a full range of services and country activities to choose from.

Brazil, Trancoso, Casa Itaquena Brazil. Trancoso, Itapororoca, Praia de Itaquena, Casa Itaquena
Sleeps: 10 +4
The perfect Trancoso beach house on beautiful Itaquena beach

Caribbean, BVI, Virgin Gorda Valley Trunk Caribbean, BVI, Virgin Gorda, Valley Trunk
Sleeps: 16 +2
One of the Caribbean’s most unusual, most exclusive and perhaps best run houses… a tropical paradise.

Caribbean, BVI, Tortola, The Scandi House Caribbean, BVI, Tortola, The Scandi House
Sleeps: 4
A gem of a house. The most perfect and romantic hideaway perched above two of the BVI’s pristine beaches

This is just a selection of some of the villas we represent. We are constantly on the lookout for new properties to add to our portfolio and are always delighted to look for that very special house if you haven’t found what you are looking for. Properties are available throughout the year by arrangement.

So do call, we would love to talk to you.