A New Life in the Sun Season 5
S05 E01Jan 6, 2020
Episode 1 Jan 6, 2020 In France, a Devon couple take on more than they bargained for. Two sisters from Lincolnshire buy the diner they worked in. A couple from Kent buy a B&B with guests already in it.
S05 E02Jan 7, 2020
Episode 2 Jan 7, 2020 In Spain, the sisters bicker over plans for their steak restaurant. And in France, a couple hit rock bottom when they realise their new B&B is a money pit.
S05 E03Jan 8, 2020
Episode 3 Jan 8, 2020 It's the height of the season, and a Spanish fiesta pushes the sisters to their limit. And in France, a couple finally open the doors of their B&B after a year of renovations.
S05 E04Jan 9, 2020
Episode 4 Jan 9, 2020 In France, calamity ensues when the B&B guests are too tall for the beds. In Spain, the sisters are close to breaking point with staff shortages at the height of the season.
S05 E05Jan 10, 2020
Episode 5 Jan 10, 2020 It's the end of the first season and a storm threatens to devastate a paddle boarding business in Spain. In France, there's big business at the B&B when an orchestra comes to town.
S05 E06Jan 13, 2020
Episode 6 Jan 13, 2020 A couple from Southend open a glamping site in rural France, an Anglo-French couple renovate a townhouse, and two ex-army pals build a crazy golf course in Spain.
S05 E07Jan 14, 2020
Episode 7 Jan 14, 2020 In France, a couple from Southend struggle to make glamping bookings, and tension rises in the kitchen of a family-run restaurant, as well as on a mini-golf course in Spain.
S05 E08Jan 15, 2020
Episode 8 Jan 15, 2020 The future of a French restaurant hangs in the balance, and scorching temperatures cause problems at a glamping site. In Spain, a couple from Halifax open a B&B with a cave, and a crazy golf course is ready to tee off.
S05 E09Jan 16, 2020
Episode 9 Jan 16, 2020 A crazy-golf course in Spain does a roaring trade, and a couple from Halifax plan a big event at their B&B. In France, an Anglo-French restaurant opens its doors for the first time, and a couple from Southend try paragliding.
S05 E10Jan 17, 2020
Episode 10 Jan 17, 2020 As the summer ends, we catch up with the Brits running businesses in Europe. In Spain, storms flood a B&B. A couple from Southend are overwhelmed with glampers, and it's panic stations at a restaurant in France when the mayor arrives and the cooker is on the blink.
S05 E11Jan 20, 2020
Episode 11 Jan 20, 2020 A family from the Midlands gamble an inheritance on a diving school in the Balearics. In France, a couple from Warwickshire take on a massive gite renovation project.
S05 E12Jan 21, 2020
Episode 12 Jan 21, 2020 A Warwickshire couple who run gites in France get married, rival bar owners in the Costa del Sol compete to open first, and a broken-down van could ruin a diving school in Menorca.
S05 E13Jan 22, 2020
Episode 13 Jan 22, 2020 With a bar full of customers, two twentysomethings battle with a dodgy pizza oven. A diving school's boat breaks down. Two gite owners receive a surprise glamorous booking.
S05 E14Jan 23, 2020
Episode 14 Jan 23, 2020 Two ex-pat gite owners open for business in France. In Spain, a diving school deals with a very nervous customer, and there's a life-changing event for two young bar owners.
S05 E15Jan 24, 2020
Episode 15 Jan 24, 2020 A horse-riding school in Spain has a chance to earn big money. And in France there's a jaw-dropping surprise for a gite owner.
S05 E16Jan 27, 2020
Episode 16 Jan 27, 2020 A young couple decide to bring an alternative lifestyle to rural France. And in Spain, entrepreneurs from Leicester find a new way to make cash at their mandarin grove.
S05 E17Jan 28, 2020
Episode 17 Jan 28, 2020 In Spain, a Leicester couple's café kitchen is complete, but their first service is chaos. In France, a couple from Bath try to keep their guests cool in the middle of a heatwave.
S05 E18Jan 29, 2020
Episode 18 Jan 29, 2020 In the height of the season, southern Spain meets the Wild West at a remote glamping site run by a Cambridge couple. In France, an artist finds a new way to bring in some cash.
S05 E19Jan 30, 2020
Episode 19 Jan 30, 2020 There are weather woes in Spain for a Leicester couple hosting a Mexican fiesta at their poolside café. And a heatwave strikes a glampsite in the Sierra Nevada desert.
S05 E20Jan 31, 2020
Episode 20 Jan 31, 2020 An artist and a chef from Bath try to break into a bigger market with their painting and culinary retreats. Vegan gite owners hope to find the recipe for success in rural France, while in Sierra Nevada, a Dorset couple try to salvage their glampsite from the biggest storm to hit Spain in over a century.
S05 E21Feb 3, 2020
Episode 21 Feb 3, 2020 In France, Somerset ex-pats take on an ambitious renovation. And a young couple stake everything on running a cycling holiday business in Spain.
S05 E22Feb 4, 2020
Episode 22 Feb 4, 2020 Gite owners in France face plumbing problems for their first guests, two caterers face a colossal cooking challenge, and a couple encounter problems in buying their dream home.
S05 E23Feb 5, 2020
Episode 23 Feb 5, 2020 A catering couple from Bristol have a plumbing crisis in the face of a cooking deadline, while in France, two ex-pats deal with a major swimming pool leak.
S05 E24Feb 6, 2020
Episode 24 Feb 6, 2020 A Yorkshire can-can dancer in France teaches her amateur troupe a classic routine, while in Spain, a Buckinghamshire couple's cycling holiday venture hits the skids.
S05 E25Feb 7, 2020
Episode 25 Feb 7, 2020 A Buckinghamshire couple face a battle to boost bookings for their cycling holiday business. In France, a Yorkshire can-can dancer prepares her amateur troupe for their first public performance.
S05 E26Feb 10, 2020
Episode 26 Feb 10, 2020 Three generations of a family from Kent open a French campsite, a couple from Brighton run holiday lets in rural Spain and foodies from Warwick plan to start culinary holidays.
S05 E27Feb 11, 2020
Episode 27 Feb 11, 2020 A couple with a gite in France find their pool infested with algae, a family running a campsite find themselves with no hot water, and money troubles threaten holiday lets in Spain.
S05 E28Feb 12, 2020
Episode 28 Feb 12, 2020 A Brighton couple host a yoga retreat at their Spanish apartments. Meanwhile, gite owners in France are forced to lower their prices.
S05 E29Feb 13, 2020
Episode 29 Feb 13, 2020 In France, a family face a tough inspection of their campsite and a Bristol couple buy a house with a gite. A couple with holiday lets in Spain rush to finish their renovations.
S05 E30Feb 14, 2020
Episode 30 Feb 14, 2020 Ex-pats continue chasing their dream lives in the sun, as gite owners in France open a cooking school, a couple from Bristol finally start their businesses and there's a Mexican party to celebrate a successful season in Spain.
S05 E31Feb 17, 2020
Episode 31 Feb 17, 2020 A family from Teesside club together to buy a rundown property to turn into a restaurant in Spain, while a couple from Maidstone take on a cycling tour business in Girona.
S05 E32Feb 18, 2020
Episode 32 Feb 18, 2020 Holiday hosts in France are reviewed by a travel website, renovation work pushes a project in Spain to breaking point, and cycling tour operators struggle with logistics.
S05 E33Feb 19, 2020
Episode 33 Feb 19, 2020 A couple from Manchester become accidental olive farmers. Meanwhile, a family from Teesside open the doors to their new restaurant in Spain.
S05 E34Feb 20, 2020
Episode 34 Feb 20, 2020 A storm threatens to devastate the crop for Manchester olive farmers in Spain and a Teesside family become victims of their own success at their Spanish restaurant.
S05 E35Feb 21, 2020
Episode 35 Feb 21, 2020 It's the moment of truth as harvest time arrives for olive farmers in Spain, while plumbing problems threaten the launch of a tea room in France. A Teesside family finds ways to cope when there's a fiesta in Spain.