Going on holiday and visiting some of the best beaches in Europe really makes for a fantastic time. The great thing is that you can even find some holiday villas and cottages nearby, so getting plenty of sun, sea and sand every day is a given.
- Modern architecture and furniture- Porches and terraces with hammocks and barbecue- Sea view and constant sea breeze- Large living room with sofa-bed open kitchen and eating area- Suite with queen size bed, air conditioner, closet and own bathroom- Bedroom with two si …see more
The property is located 20 minutes from the International Airport and five minutes from Negombo town. Situated in the quiet and exclusive part of the main tourist area of Negombo Beach, within walking distance of all the Restaurants and Bars.The most stunning feature of …see more
Having read the previous review I am somewhat surprised as our experience was completely different. We shared the house with our friends from Kuwait , which turned out to be the best reunion ever. Hav… More
“A Dream Holiday”
Reviewed 20 Apr 2012
We stayed in The Cove two years ago and had such a wonderful time that we had to come back. We were delighted to see that it was as we remembered and more. There were many subtle improvements to the… More
“Perfect location for Kitesurfing”
Reviewed 13 Apr 2012
A group of us stayed at the cove on a kite surfing holiday. The location was perfect and surroundings beautiful. It was amazing to step out of the house onto the beach and spend the day surfing. Th… More
We are an Owner of a one Bedroom Penthouse Apartment in the Park area of the Crane. You therefore have all the advantages of our Ownership when you stay in the Apartment. It is furnished to a high standard (on third floor with lift access) and roof top pool. Lounge wi …see more
Yet again our stay at The Crane and the Penthouse was beautifully relaxing and just what we needed.
We were amazed on our return that some of the staff in the Carriage house remembered us!
Many thanks for taking the time to respond. We are very glad that The Crane is still one of your favourate places to stay in Barbados.
“An amazing get away”
Reviewed 2 Oct 2013
I’ve never understood why the Crane receives anything other than positive reviews and as frequent travellers to Barbados for the last 15 years, my wife and I just don’t get it.
The resort has … More
Many thanks for taking the time to let us know you enjoyed the Crane Experience. We have been Owners at the Crane for almost 14 years and it gets better on each visit.
Reviewed 14 Jul 2013
The place was amazing. Beautiful room and amenities and great service. We were thrilled with the whole week. The pools were great for the kids and the beach was breath taking. Yes it's rough and yo… More
Many thanks for taking the time to comment. We also enjoy the Crane and beaches everytime we visit.
Chalet Heidi is a large, very comfortable, 3 Star, Tirolean Guesthouse in the farming village of Scheffau. The chalet offers 12 bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities, Balcony, Satellite TV, clock radio with Ipod dock, Telephone, WiFi and Broadband Internet, and a hair …see more
The garden villa, Villa Jardim has been remodeled in the Indo–Portuguese style that is unique to Goa, with a veranda and terrace over looking the stunning infinity swimming pool, and the peaceful garden rich in flora and fauna. The villa offers stylish comfortable acc …see more
We had the best private stay in this most beautiful house in Goa. Service an accommodation is awesome - with a great private touch. especially the food is the best and cleanest in Goa even the five st… More
“The perfect vacation”
Reviewed 3 Feb 2013
We stayed in the villa Jardim jan 2013. 2 couples and an infant. Overall the stay exceeded our expectaions. Since we had a small child we hung out around the house a lot. Sometimes we ate breakfast, l… More
“Total Relaxation in idyllic surroundings”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2011
Myself and my wife stayed at the Villa Jardim in April 2011. The owners and staff were very welcoming and attentive to our needs at all times.The Villa is of top quality specification with luxury seco… More
Zi Villa is one of Zanzibars finest private homes located right on a pure white powder sand beach directly opposite Mneba Island, the best diving in East Africa. Fully equipped and serviced it offers the holidaymaker the opportunity to just arrive and enjoy.The Villa is …see more
Suite "AFRODITE" (50m²) for 2-4 personsA comfortable suite with a modern built-in kitchen, a big living room, dining area and a sofa corner (2 sofa beds). The separate bedroom has a double bed or two single beds, bedside tables, wardrobe and desk with an elegant mirror …see more
The B & B and Mariposa 'located in the hills of Pescara, where wine is produced the famous Montepulciano d'Abruzzo, a few km the equipped beaches of Pescara, Montesilvano, Silvi.Per mountain lovers and' easy to reach the natural park "Monti della Lag …see more
We offer a little home that it is independent from family's 'home.No kitchen. Private bathroom is inside and breakfast is included.There are television, fridge, air conditioned,Wi Fi. You can use private swimming pool in the hot months and the garden outside t …see more
My girlfriend and I stayed here for 10 days in September, and can't speak highly enough about the apartment, the setting and the owner (Lucia).
A fantastic private pool surrounded by palm trees and a… More
WHOLE HOUSE ONLY - MINIMUM STAY 3 NIGHTS - BED & BREAKFAST OTHER MEALS SELF-CATERED - 6 BEDROOMS
The Villa has 6 large en-suite bedrooms and can easily sleep fourteen people.
Villa Alina is a beautiful ancestral home built just off Calangute beach in North Goa. Boas …see more
Rest or explore the options are yours. We offer all that is needed for the beach or advice on walking and sightseeing. For example times for journeys in a strange country. Towels, chairs and picnic coolboxes are all available for visitors to take out. Ah!!!! is the …see more
“Fantastic holiday, in a property full of Cypriot character.”
Reviewed 27 Jan 2013
We had a great week in this characterful village, the hosts are full of local knowledge and helped us get the most of our week. The room was surprisingly spacious, very airy and has all the facilitie… More
We enjoyed your visit and were glad to assist with ideas to entertain the children, hope you will come again.
Santo Estevão is a small villa, with some restaurants, and quiet in the evenings. This province Ribatejo is well known for its tradition regarding bull-fights and horses. Tiny farms and patchwork fields through eucalyptus and cork forests. In early November a visit to …see more
The villa is situated in a beautiful park of 25,000 square meters and enjoys great tranquility in a family friendly environment whit possibility of tasting great italian cook and a lot of choice of biological italian greens from the house horta for vegan lifestyle.The …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 8 km; Not suitable for children;
Our detached stone gite sits alongside our property and is perfect for a romantic or relaxing holiday. The ground floor is open-plan with a well equipped kitchen. It has a washer/dryer,dishwasher and a combination oven/grill/microwave along with a double induction hob a …see more
if you want to get away from it all and not too far just hop on a ferry to normandy and stay at just couples gite attention to detail and extra touches make this place special very clean and comfy rac… More
It was a really lovely to welcome you to Normandy. We love the fact that for you Just Couples was the perfect 'secret getaway' We hope you come back again in the future.
Rachel and Ray
“Beautiful gite, relaxing holiday”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2012
We have recently returned from a lovely relaxing week at "Just Couples" and would highly recommend it - it is the perfect romantic getaway!
The Gite itself is beautifully presented and equipped wit… More
The chicken seems to be a favorite with our guests! It is always lovely to see a couple relax over supper on their first evening at Just Couples, and after a good nights sleep going off to the local markets or to explore the area. Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review.
“Just Perfect for "Just Couples"”
Reviewed 19 Mar 2012
This was our first gite holiday and we were not disappointed. A lovely gite for couples in a very quiet lane near the rural village of Lessay. Everything and more included to enjoy a stay in a self ca… More
It was good to meet you. We were so glad you had good weather and were able to make the most of all the area has to offer.
Rachel & Ray
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 2 km; Not suitable for children;
The villa is situated in Hora which is the main town of Patmos, this is a Unesco attraction with its famous Monastery of St John plus the place where Revelations was written. The island has many attractions and outstanding beauty. Great unspoilt beaches plenty of good r …see more
apartment with a an area of 157 m2, situated on one of the floors of an old building constructed of stone with a view of St. James' cathedral and its square and the sea behind it. The apartment is suitable for the accommodation of several persons or it can be an i …see more
This is one of the "must go" places. The apartment is situated in the very center of Šibenik, where you can feel the soul of the town, you can feel the spirit of old times! The most beautiful chated… More
Draga Mira, lijepa hvala!
“Conde Nast eat your heart out”
Reviewed 13 Nov 2013
(3 guys who love music and culture!)
As you can probably guess we thought very highly of our stay here and couldn't fault it to a T! A rustic treasure right in the old town with a sweeping view of … More
Dear Ed, thank you and like to see you again, hug
Marija & Stipe
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 3 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
This area is excellent for walkers as there are many scenic walks. There is fishing and swimming in the lake at St Germain Les Belles with a cafe/restaurant overlooking the lake and beach. There are many concerts and Art Exhibitions in the summer months. Also inter …see more
“A typical French gite at the edge of a friendly village.”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2013
The gite is on the outskirts of a village with local shops (bakers, butchers, grocers and a small Casino supermarket). A bigger supermarket could be found 10 mins away. We enjoyed a meal at the local … More
SPECIAL OFFER TO ALL GUESTS OF THE RIVIERA:Upon Payment of Deposit we offer our guests a special 15% off the Red Funnel Ferry from Southampton to the Isle of Wight.The Riviera offers you the only hot tub in the UK just 10 feet away from the sea with panoramic ocean view …see more
. We run three exclusive heritage cottages in the historical village of Sirince , near EPHESUS, each with their own private sun terraces or gardens known as Terrace Houses. Each house is between 200 and 300 years old and were purchased as ruins. They have been resto …see more
The house is fully contained with air conditioners in each bedroom and the living room. It also boasts a dishwasher, 6-burner gas stove and sleeps six comfortably. There is one king bedroom, one queen plus two single beds in the living room which could be utilised for c …see more
Marley's is just a dream! The setting is just gorgeous, the staff so lovely and friendly, the food and service supurb and our whole stay just wonderful. Our family learnt so much in our stay and the s… More
“Terrific place ideally located as we returned from Australia”
Reviewed 28 Jan 2014
Thank you so much for the opportunity to stay at Marley Beach Villa. It was a fantastic end to a memorable holiday.
What made it even better was the attentiveness of the staff, without being obtrusi… More
“Wonderful little haven in paradise”
Reviewed 24 Jan 2014
We spent nearly 2 weeks at Marley's and enjoyed the experience immensely. The house is beautiful andwas perfect for us, the beach location great and the staff attentive and helpful. We were taken tuk… More
*****An airport pick up can be arranged and transfer to Psatha studios for two adults with two luggage will cost approx.130€*****
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“Stunning scenery, stress free and total relaxation to the sound of the sea.”
Reviewed 27 Mar 2013
A car is a necessity to explore and enjoy the surrounding towns an villages, restaurants and historical sites. A trip to Arachova and Delphi is a must via the long straight roads on the flat planes b… More
Apertment is on the ground level of the four floor house. It is 35 square meters big and consists of kitchen/dining room,sleeping room and bathroom.In a front of it there is big shady terrace of about 100 square meters.There You can enjoy a sea view and BBQ and it is a …see more
The lush tropical gardens, the steady sea breeze, and the hypnotic sound of the Indian Ocean rolling onto the reef, make this a very special place to unwind and reconnect with the simpler things in life.
There are two houses at Talaramba Reef: Villa Sulanga (Wind) and …see more
We were delighted with the accommodation and the location is fantastic with direct access to the beach. My only regret is that we could not stay longer. The cook and staff were great and made us feel … More
Reviewed 7 Jun 2012
I cannot speak highly enough of the staff at Talaramba Reef:
Deepani, Ranjit, Alex and the other house boys,
They went out of their way to assist us with organizing outside activities, around the ho… More
“Lovely property with great food and staff and good beaches nearby.”
Reviewed 1 Mar 2012
Beautiful property, funky art, lovely rooms ( and linen!) and great views. We are group of mixed eaters and everyone was thrilled with Deepani and her crew who put in a massive effort. Lots to do in… More
This is an ideal holiday for family gatherings or groups of 2 - 33 people. Set up as a Luxury Eco Retreat there is the majestic five bedroom finca plus a beautifully designed family house as well as our Moroccan Suite, three cave bedrooms and another double as well as …see more
We had a week at the Finca during half term and it was the most relaxing week in the most beautiful surroundings you can imagine. The house and grounds are simply perfect, lovingly and cleverly desig… More
Reviewed 10 Sep 2012
Stunning property set in its own estate in beautifully designed and maintained gardens. The main pool is even more beautiful than depicted on the website, and there are quiet shadey corners all over … More
A stunning place to get away from it all with friends. An oasis of tranquillity & beauty; in traditional Moorish style, and in harmony with its surroundings. Lovely staff, who seem to be always happy,… More
SUPERIOR APARTMENT : A4+2 (second floor).It occupy the area of 65 m2 + 18 m2 of the balcony. They include one double-bed room, (matrimonial bed), one bedroom with two separate beds, a spacious living room with a large kitchen (cooker, fridge, coffee machine,kettle) and …see more
The boat we are running at the moment is a Lavezzi 40 built in La Rochelle to our specification and we've been sailing her for 10 years around the caribbean islands.The space we are offering to you is the Port (left - if you are standing on the boat facing forward) …see more
“Felt like a millionaire on a private yacht in beautiful places with wonderful people.”
Reviewed 27 Apr 2012
This was our first private yacht charter and it will not be our last! It was easy to book. The owners are very accommodating and follow up promptly with all inquires.We had a very early arrival time … More
Dear Grace and Peter,
Thank you for this review which Robin and I really appreciate.
I am updating my updates and it is bringing back many happy memories.
Wishing you and yours everything of the best,
Chez Bobeau is a beautiful chalet which sleeps up to 26 guests in 11 bedrooms. Can also be rented as an 8 bedroom chalet for up to 20 or a 3 bedroom apartment for 6 people.
The chalet is in a great location, less than a 5 minute walk to the main ski lift and only a 6 m …see more
We stayed at Chalet Bobeau over the Easter holidays. We were a little worried about booking so late in the season as we thought there wouldn't be much snow. Luckily we didn't have anything to worry ab… More
“The Perfect Ski Holiday - Fabulous Chalet in Gorgeous Samoens”
Reviewed 25 Feb 2013
Stayed here with 13 friends for a week this January and had a brilliant ski holiday which we would wholeheartedly recommend!
Chez Bobeau is a gorgeous chalet in a great location with fab facilities i… More
Sandul Villa, situated in Beruwala, 56 km from Colombo and 87 km from International airport on the west-south coast of Sri Lanka. The Villa located in a very beautiful place. Just 5 minutes driving with tuk-tuk will bring you to the beach coast of Indian ocean (around 1 …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 50 km; Not suitable for children;
The Stables is a beautiful luxurious holiday let in is't own right standing apart from the other properties with patio area and views straight over our paddock. The Stables can also be combined with our other properties - The Hay Barn, Middle Stable and the Tack R …see more
“Lovely accomodation, perfect for a relaxing weekend”
Reviewed 23 May 2013
This was exactly what we had hoped for if not a little bit better!
Lovely furnishings, welcoming hosts and a lovely area to stay for a quiet weekend away. The Stables was lovely and clean and had … More
Thank you for your lovely review, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. Do come and visit again soon.
We are converting our big barn and stables into holiday accomodation before next Spring, so we will have even more to offer you then - we will keep you posted!
“Cosy, clean and attractively furnished, this was ideal for a relaxing break for two in rural Dorset.”
Reviewed 17 Nov 2012
We enjoyed our week at 'The Stables'. Attractively decorated, with good quality furniture, including a comfortable king-size bed, this is an imaginative conversion of a stable block. The living area… More
Thank you for your lovely informative review, we enjoyed having you and hope to see you again if you are down this way, there is still much more to see!
“Nice cosy place”
Reviewed 8 Sep 2012
It was a very nice place was friendly atmosphere and the owner was easily approachable and helpful, all the information needed was available including attractions close by and local pubs etc. The prop… More
Thank you for you very informative review. I think I may leave information on the mattress make in The Stables as so many people comment on how comfortable it is. I felt you really got the juice out of your stay as you did so many things – glad you enjoyed yourselves. Sorry I couldn’t fix the weather for you!
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 5 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
The Apartment is part of “Le Haut des Espinets” - a small luxurious Resort, created for those, seeking calm surroundings in an exclusive environment. Le Haut des Espinets was created back in 2002, based on the dream to provide a place to stay for those seeking calm …see more
Luxury Villa in Spain, Valencia, with a plot of 10,000 m2 and 600 m2 of house-rent from one week vacation and enjoy the sun and the beach within 20 minutes. WE HAVE 7 BEDROOMSMore activities like mountain bike, horseback ride, and all the entertainment of Valencia with …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Suitable for children age 5+; Car essential;
Masseria delle Rose is a typical house of 1700 of the sunny south of Italy, in the heart of Salento, in Puglia.Halfway between the high cliffs of the Adriatic Sea and the golden beaches of the Ionian Sea, near Cape Santa Maria di Leuca, on a hill, overlooking the heart …see more
Beautiful, modern, spacious Villa which also includes B&B accommodation, with fabulous oceanfront position and amazing views. This villa has accommodation for up to TWENTY-ONE guests. Rent one B&B room or rent the entire villa. . Two spacious, oceanfront Family Beac …see more
First and foremost, I must say, Mrs. Paula and her staff were a delight!! The food was delicious, and we were met with a sense of hospitality that is rare and almost never found in a hotel or resort. … More
Thank you both so much for staying with us. I know where you came from to stay with us and the day-to-day stresses that you both must endure and I can say that it really warms my heart that we were able to provide you with the kind of vacation that returned you with new vigour. Yes, we do value our guests and we really enjoy looking after them and making sure they have everything they want, that we are able to provide. I can say with all honesty that we are really looking forward to seeing you both again. I went up to the Komune Beach Club the other night with a couple of guests and thought of you both. Warmest regards from me and all the crew here at Villa Puri Purnama and we all wish you the very best of the Season and for the New Year. Come back soon........Paula, Isa and all the staff.
“very quite environment, friendly staff”
Reviewed 16 Oct 2012
myself + 11 other friends had very comfortable stay. the place is in avery quite environment away from the city. we stayed in two studios beach front , everything like new condition very clean. we onl… More
Thank you so much for the review. It was really great having all of you to stay. You certainly all seemed to enjoy yourselves at our villa and enjoy the breakfasts that Putu cooked for you each morning!! I think the pancakes were a big hit with all of your travelling companions. Please do come and stay with us again. Maybe you didn't realise that there is an additional toilet close by the main living area! I look forward to hearing from you all again soon and having you to stay with us at Villa Puri Purnama. Warmest regards from us all, Paula, Isa and all the crew.
Villa Sri Devi is the ideal place for complete relaxation. Fully staffed with a cook, a maid and 24/7 staff presence. The villa itself is in perfect condition with all modern facilities.Villa Sri Devi is set in a 6000 square meters tropical garden with an infinity pool …see more
After a night flight and a 4 hour drive we were needless to say very tired by the time we arrive at Sri Devi.
We then were greeted by Kumari and the other staff and we new were made the right choice.… More
“Breathtaking stunning villa”
Reviewed 11 Aug 2011
We stayed 6 days a family of four me my husband with our 2 kids 4 and 6 years
If I will build, my own villa I would not make it better than that PLACE. I'm speechless in front of such a magnificent … More
Located in the heart of the medina just near the souks,Riad Alizes is an amazing riad,6 rooms each with its shower or bath room, seating 14 people in an atmosphere that is both simple and luxurious. Quiet and peaceful, yet only five minutes walk from the beach, the riad …see more
La Cave (a beautifully furnished and recently converted 19th Century wine Cave) is a family run bed and breakfast property close to the Canal du Midi, offering relaxing breaks for couples and young families looking for a comfortable and friendly base from which to explo …see more
Magnificent contemporary villa with a breathtaking view on the sea, located on the top of a hill, accessible through its remote controlled gate, 100 m downstream of the villa.This property faces the sea on the south side and the mountains on the north side and inspires …see more
C'est la seconde fois que je passe mes vacances dans cette magnifique villa en Sardaigne du Sud. La première fois c'était en septembre 2013. La maison avec sa piscine à débordement, sa position et… More
"Casa Conti di Sotto", is a small ,private,rural house with 7 independents houses, renovated in 2015 between the green Mediterranean maquis and marvellous undulating landscape at only 10 minutes from the best beaches and reef of Tuscany, just in front of Elba Island. …see more
We stayed at the property for the second time and we've been welcomed like good friends. The apartments are located within a very peaceful woody area. We could hear all kinds of birds day and night. … More
“A true Mini Paradise - The best holiday ever!!”
Reviewed 7 Oct 2012
Casa conti di sotto is a truely magical tranquil destination, with the perfect combination of relaxation and activities onsite. We stayed for two weeks for our honeymoon in the gorgeous 'Villa Mimosa'… More
“Fantastic Tuscan experience”
Reviewed 18 Nov 2011
We had a wonderful week staying in Villa Guilia at Casa conti di sotto. It is rural and authentically Tuscan. The staff are really friendly and helpful and the owners have thought of everything to m… More
The villa is located just in front of the sea, surrounded by a large park with a wonderful promenade, typical streams, waterfalls and ponds, in the gorgeous little hill of Crevari, in Genoa. A pathway leads to a little fishermen beach which dominates the gulf.The park o …see more
Bed and breakfast is large 100 sq.m. on the 1st floor, consists of 3 large double rooms each with private bathroom, air conditioned, 32" Led TV, breakfast room and 50 sq.m. terrace.Breakfast room and terrace are ideal for a hearty breakfast composed by fresh fruits …see more
L'appartamento è spazioso, ideale per gruppi numerosi di amici, e dotato di un bellissimo terrazzo che si affaccia proprio sulla piazza del paese. Buona posizione, a pochi minuti di auto dalle spiagg… More
Sono veramente contento che tu abbia trascorso una piacevole settimana!! Quando vorrai ritornare sarai la benvenuta insieme ai tuoi amici!! A presto!!