A bit of escapism never hurt anybody, especially when it's teamed with incredibly good value, and payday looming ever-closer...
If you're looking to enjoy yourself on a budget this year, look no further than everyone's favourite accommodation app – Airbnb.
But until then, we've done the hard work for you.
1. This insanely fresh, newly refurbished stand-alone house in Rastede, Germany – €59/night
This house is located in Hahn-Lehmden area of Rastede, within 20-minute drive from the Wadden Sea beaches in northern Germany. Not too far from Hamburg.
It fits up to SEVEN people and is great for big kids and little kids alike. Two bedrooms, new wooden floors, a spacious bathroom, a sunny terrace and it looks like this...
2. This incredibly spacious flat in London – €58/night
This space accommodates three, has an impressive list of amenities and a fully stocked kitchen, available for use, including juicer and food processors.
The flat is located near Denmark Hill station, London, which is within zone two – less than 30 minutes to London. Perfect for those who want a weekend away to see a show, or who want to explore the city, but also enjoy their space.
3. This beauty in Thessaloniki, Greece – €60/night
Greece itself doesn't have the best reputation for accommodation, but this gorgeous space is sure to change your mind, had you any doubts.
This is a three-bedroom apartment with tonnes of amenities. The centre of town is 3km away and the coastal side of the city is a mere 150m away, so pretty much everything you need is in walking/cycling distance.
And the reviews mention that the host is an absolute dream, which always helps.
4. This studio apartment in the Champagne Vineyards, France – €50/night
If the name CHAMPAGNE VINEYARDS didn't catch you, then surely the price tag will. This spot is an hour from Paris and within walking distance of shops and restaurants.
Available for two guests, this could be the romantic getaway you and your significant other have always dreamed of.
5. This cosy one bedroom apartment in Belleville, Paris – €55/night
Perfect for two people, this is an opportunity to experience the real Parisian life in the buzzing district of Belleville, while also on a budget.
There are plenty of restaurants, bars and parks within walking distance, and for those who want to travel further, the subway is just around the corner (3 min walk). There is also a 'velib' station one minute away, from which you can rent bikes.
This paired with five star ratings across the board and an exuberant host, you can't really go too wrong.
6. This gorgeous apartment in the Tuscan Countryside, Italy – €55/night
This spot is unbelievable value for what it is. The apartments here have full kitchen, bedroom, bathroom amenities while conveniently being located in breathtakingly beautiful Tuscan countryside.
With this booking, you'll get an enormous pool and excellent location for exploring art cities abut also restaurants and local activities. Between two and five of you can shack up in this dream pad, with the interior just as stunning as your surroundings.
7. This mountain style cabin in Rhône-Alpes, France - €59
Perfect for those who love to get away from it all and soak up the natural beauty of the world.
This apartment is located on the ground floor and with a large terrace, it's well-equipped and modern with two bedrooms, and extra bed space if so needed. Upon booking, you have at your disposal the whole apartment and a large ski locker, as well as parking. What a steal.