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.
Ratnakara is an exclusive and private 5 bed villa built on the South Coast of Sri Lanka. The property is set in 1.5 acres of land on top of a small hill overlooking a quite bay approximately 1km from Dondra lighthouse.The house is ensures a get away from it all lifesty …see more
“Relaxing, wonderful stay with all the trimmings :-)”
Reviewed 18 May 2013
We stayed at Ratnakara for only 3 nights and wished it could have been longer! The villa is wonderful and charming on a grand scale. It sleeps 10 with enough space for privacy if you are travelling wi… More
“most luxurious stay in Sri Lanka”
Reviewed 10 May 2013
My girlfriend and I only spend a couple of nights in this amazing villa and had the entire place to ourselfs. This had defnitiely been the most luxurious stay in Sri Lanka and we couldn't help ourself… More
“An amazing place to stay!”
Reviewed 10 Feb 2013
We were fortunate to be the first guests to stay in this amazing property, which is spacious, well laid out with an great pool too.
The staff are very attentive to your every need and nothing is to… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.02 km; Great for children of all ages ;
*****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
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
L'escale couldn't be any nearer to the River Dordogne without actually being afloat. Situated on the riverbank next to a beautiful sandstone bridge on the outskirts of the charming village of Siorac-en-Périgord, in the historical and breathtaking Périgord Noir area of …see more
entire villa - 4 bedrooms en -suite -air conditioners- overhead fans - 4 poster beds - mosquito nets - high ceilings - garden views - swimming pool - large garden - tropical breakfast included - fully staffed - english speaking - free wi-fi 24/7 high speed - h …see more
We had such a great time at Villa Kos. Asanka was so accommodating and helped us with everything we wanted. The food was amazing, the place was spotless, and any time we needed to get somewhere, there… More
Your praising review and generosity to the villa team means so much
Delighted you enjoyed your holiday in Sri Lanka
Hope you will return again soon
Many thanks George ( villa owner )
“Perfect holiday villa in Hikkaduwa”
Reviewed 5 Apr 2014
We stayed at Villa Kos for a week and we couldn't have asked for anything better. Asanka picked us up at the train station, on arrival the first thing you see is the gorgeous garden and the amazing po… More
We are trilled you decided to stay at villa kos after your adventures around Sri Lanka.
The team are beaming at such high praise
Asanka says it was a honour to have taken care of you and your guests
Really hope you will return soon
Thanking you George ( villa owner )
“PERFECT RELAXING PLACE”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2013
Our family stayed at Kos villa last week and really did enjoy it.
This beautiful villa is very well equipped, clean and comfortable, the kitchen has everything what is needed, the AC and vans are wo… More
We are delighted to receive your 5 star rating,
Also your kind words about Asanka who with out him the villa would not be a success.
Much appreciated your generosity to the villa team and drivers
Kind regards George
Completed in 2010, the villa is of style typically of Provence and offers an absolute comfort.
It is one of these places of dream where one likes to still come and return.
Located at the feet of Alpilles, beside a small channel, its sight is superb and its ideal entour …see more
The Villa Clémentine is located just two minutes' walk from Golf and five minutes from the marina. The villa has easy access to all amenities and many excellent restaurants for eating out.The villa benefits its own private pool,10 x 5 meters, in a park planted with tro …see more
Since Escrigas has a big capacity and we like offering the best commodity and exclusivity, we rent the house with chef service. The house has a very special Aga Kitchen where our chef will be cooking only for you our traditional dishes. We want you to discover our delic …see more
Stayed at this fantastic place for 2 weeks with a large group (6 families in total). Everything was fantastic, the house and the surroundings. The house seemed to have everything we needed, for both… More
Thank you loads for the review! Looking forward receiving you at some other point or maybe visiting you in Iceland! =) Best wishes
Stylish, comfortable beach villa (RIGHT AT THE INDIAN OCEAN!) with very friendly and helpful staff (cook/housekeeper, houseboy, nightguard). Breakfasts are included and REALLY DELICIOUS, every morning something else to surprise and delight you! Our superb cook can pr …see more
What a nice experience !!!
Beautiful house, superbe swimmingpool ( the cleanest ever seen) , nice garden that gives straight access to the beach.
Friendly Staf always ready to help ; Pushpa the hou… More
“Paradise does exist!!”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2015
If i have to discribe my stay in villa golden in one word i would say "heaven". The premises are excellent, charming villa and superb gardens. Very nice pool and with a garden that gives into the sea … More
“Still dreaming of this exotic Paradise !”
Reviewed 14 Nov 2015
Still dreaming of this exotic Paradise !
Only a short while since our return home and already longing to go back.
It is hard to describe in a few sentences the overwhelming impressions during our s… More
Bophut Talay is a beautiful villa nestling in the peace and quiet of Bophut hills with spectacular views of both Bophut Bay and Big Buddha Beach.
This luxurious four bedroom villa has been tastefully decorated throughout with furnishings and fittings as impressive as …see more
With its high-vaulted ceilings, traditional freezes over the windows and doors and inlaid floors, Siyambala House can best be described as a modern take on the Sri Lankan vernacular. It is light, airy and, at more than 4,000 sq ft, very spacious. The covered terrace ben …see more
We spent a wonderful week in Sri Lanka with Siyambala House as our home from home. Nalaka and his staff looked after us extremely well. Day trip to Yala National Park is worth the 3 hour journey each … More
“Amazing, beautiful, stunning place”
Reviewed 28 Apr 2012
Thank you for an amazing stay, our group loverd every minute of it. Superb stunning villa in a great location with amazing views of the lake. Nalaka was a superb host and couldn't do enough for us, as… More
“Perfect Location, Good Quality finishing and Excellant Staff”
Reviewed 19 Nov 2011
We travelled as a group of 10 to celebrate a birthday occassion. Property was excellant, in very good conditions, great location and perfect for a relaxing break. Staff are very friednly and accomodat… More
Located on the first floor (lift access). This two bedroom penthouse apartment is perfect for couples or a family, with flexible bedding configurations available. The master bedroom has king bedding, ensuite with spa bath & separate shower. Second bedroom has a queen or …see more
Leleg Villas are situated within a short drive (five minutes), or fifteen minutes walk to the beaches at the historical, picturesque village of Gumusluk, famous for its Roman archaeological site and excellent fish restaurants. These villas benefit from a large swimming …see more
We had a super wonderful holidays in Leleg Villa. We where 18 persons with kids ,baby and teenagers , all of them were happy . The villa is very comfortable, perfect place for family vacation! peacefu… More
“Wonderful and memorable family vacation”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2013
We rented the three Leleg villas for two weeks. There were 18 of us mostly adults and teenagers. The villas were comfortable, modern with good amenities. The villas are beautiful surrounded with gorge… More
“Beautiful Villas and great hosts”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2013
We have just returned from visiting Leleg Villas and we had a lovely time. The Villas are beautiful, the owners and staff couldn't do enough to help. We were a group of 12 with 8 teenagers staying i… More
The villa is set in one of the most desirable and peaceful community, ideally located in a serene and exclusive Residential area. At this property, you will infuse every moment of your life with the elegant signature touches, services and soul that have made this place, …see more
Perfect stay, everything you needed was at the villa and manager and owner are very helpful. Staff are brilliant and location was amazing, very quiet and not far from town or shops, local tesco was 10… More
“A Beautiful Villa, with friendly staff and owner”
Reviewed 19 May 2011
A group of 7 of us rented this villa in April 2011 for a week and had a wonderful time; the villa was the icing on top of our holiday.
The place was kept seamlessly cleaned throughout the time; staff… More
Bann Chang Thai is surrounded by mountains, lakes, palm trees and has a magnificent view over the village and Andaman sea. Indulge yourself in tranquility, serenity, security and style!Located in Kamala, only minutes away from world-class beaches, shopping, dining and …see more
From the moment Rudy picked us up for our transfer till the end of our stay at the Villa we had a fantastic experience. The staff were amazing and helpful. All the bedrooms were clean and spacious. Th… More
Thank you for your kind words and we are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us, you were a joy to host at our villa. Congratulations once again on your marriage and we look forward to hearing from you in the future. All the best from the team at Bann Chang Thai Villa!
“An excellent choice for your vacation”
Reviewed 5 Mar 2013
We were 5 families staying in the villa together for one week in February, and we had the most amazing time. With 2 pools, a movie room, spacious rooms, an excellent view and the most amazing thaifood… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Villa Frangi is in an ideal location at the south end of Sanur, Bali.
Close to the beach and shopping, we are in a quiet location - giving you space to relax and unwind.
Our villa is perfect for families travelling with children or for groups travelling together who …see more
We were not expecting what we got when we booked this villa. We walked into heaven!
This villa is amazing! It was clean, spacious, welcoming, great value for money and we had such an amazing stay. Pu… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 15 km; Great for children of all ages ;
"Finca Fajardo" consists of two independent Houses, each one with two bedrooms, that can accommodate up to four people each House.One of them is rented full(bedrooms, kitchen-living room and bathroom) and the other one is a "Rooms for Rent" type hous …see more
Ocean Villa is the perfect luxury family villa. The villa’s vast living areas, infinity pool, panoramic sea and sunset views, together with amazing staff make it the perfect holiday villa.
The villa is ideally located on the Bukit to access Bali best white sandy beac …see more
I was nervous about booking the villa as it had no reviews, but after speaking to the owner I decided to proceed. I glad I did, we loved every minute of it. The first thing you will notice when you ar… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.01 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Nea Peramos is a beautiful village by the beach which can offer you unforgettable vacations. With many white sand beaches all around the area with turquoise waters this is a unique place for summer holidays. Mosquito Rooms are located on the main beach road just 20m awa …see more
Mandarin Villas are situated within a short drive five minutes, to the beaches at the historical, picturesque village of Gumusluk, famous for its Roman archaeological site and excellent fish restaurants. These villas benefit from a large swimming pool and activities suc …see more
“Fantastic villa & pool, very helpful staff always on hand.”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2012
We had a perfect week, 2 families in 2 villas. Emre's staff were always available to take us into the town or shopping and we're unfailingly helpful. The villas were lovely, but the pool was perfect e… More
“Keyifli ve huzurlu bir tatil geçirdik.”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2014
Villalar doğal dokuya uygun inşa edilmiş, ferah bir mimari planı var. Günlük ev hayatında ihtiyaç duyduğunuz her şey yerli yerinde. Temizlik olarak beklentilerinizin çok üzerinde olacağı… More
“Excellent rental for three families”
Reviewed 15 Aug 2015
Villas were comfortable and clean. The pool was large and well maintained - ideal for family games. The eating areas were shaded and gave privacy from the other villas if you wanted it. While bei… 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; 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
Shiva Samui (Formerly Samui Beach Village) is a Luxury Beachfront Villa Resort, set on a tropical island paradise amidst one of the most tranquil private stretches of beach on Koh Samui and is just 30 minutes' drive from Samui International Airport and 5 minutes from La …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 60 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Restored mill with wooden beams and working fireplaces just 10 kms south of Fontenay le Comte. We have a 3 key rating with Clévacances. All of our bedrooms have a private shower and toilet, hairdryer and tea and coffee facilities. All bed linen and towels are supplie …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Comfort, intimacy and Mauritian living style caracterise residenceLAGON BLEU AZURDuring your stay in Flic-en-Flac, you can enjoy the activities at the coast side, a five minute walk from our residence, and discover the charm of the island by all the activities we can pr …see more
Luxury Thai-Bali villa included a main house with 2 rooms (300sqm), modern kitchen, large living room, video room with 60 inches screen and more than 1000 dvds available. Each room has is own bathroom and dressing.The master bedroom is facing the pool and offers 45sqm s …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!
Heavenly Homestay has 5 individual , double bedrooms which can be rented separately . You have a choice of double or twin beds, all with en-suite bathroom, air conditioning and wi fi. All rooms have their own private balcony overlooking beautiful spacious garden and …see more
The guys who worked here were over the top service minded. They did everything and a little more. And the best thing is that it wasn't expensive at all. I would definetely stay here again and recommen… More
“Lovely stay, great sleep, slightly expensive”
Reviewed 22 Jun 2014
Set in lovely grounds with a little pool, we found it so so relaxing. The bed was so comfy we slept the best we've slept our whole time in Indonesia! (And we've been here for 2 months). It is close to… More
Thank you for your review, it really helps our business.
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
TRIP ADVISOR reviews are great and we all read them but it is not until an EXTORTIONIST starts using them against you that you realise how powerful they are. When you read our reviews please try to disregard the false and misleading reviews from a German person named Ma …see more
We booked this property for a short getaway in Lovina to experience another side of Bali, away from the hussle & bussle of Kuta. Our hosts Andy & Lucy were absolutely wonderful, nothing was too much … More
Reviewed 13 Nov 2012
I can't speak highly enough of the Villa Lotus. It is absolutely fabulous. Big thankyou to Made who looked after us splendidly she is a gem find, she cooked us fantastic meals and she is just lovely. … More
“A perfect Escape”
Reviewed 19 Jun 2012
Beautiful quiet place to stay, very clean and the staff are wonderful. It is the best spot in Bali.… More
Nb: This listing is for FULL CHALET LETS ONLY. Please see "Bed+Breakfast bookings only " for individual nightly room bookings for 1-2 people, with breakfast.
Chalet Sérénité is situated in the centre of the friendly Haute Savoie village of Thollon Les Memises locate …see more
A one bedroomed luxury apartment funished to a very high standard with private swimming pool. Panoramic views of mountains and vineries from Calpe to Javea.
We are offering complementary breakfast, daily room service with fresh towels and change of sheets twice a wee …see more
“We think we have found a little piece of paradise here, total chill-out!”
Reviewed 6 Oct 2012
This has been our third visit to 'Gemstones' and we have already booked again for next year. We awake refreshed in a comfortable bed and make our way to the upper terrace where breakfast is served. … More
Reviewed 8 Oct 2011
I stayed at this apartment with my husband and two children who are 5 and 11 it is a lovely and spacious and extremely clean.
We had breakfast catered for us every morning with a selection of lovely … More
“Fantastic place to stay with a very warm welcome”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2011
We have stayed at this apartment several times now and keep going back because the welcome is great, the apartment is lovely, comfortable and well equipped, the pool is fabulous and you even get your… More
HOME from HOME to make you welcome, relaxed with every comfort and tasty food freshly cooked at home. This is a family run business and we take great pride in looking after our guest that stays with us.
New Salt Water Swimming Pool, BBQ and relax Zone with great garde …see more
We've been 5 nights with our 3 children (12,15 and 17 years old) at this rental and everything was ok. A good place to relax.Gerard and Lynn, the owners, were very hospitable and made every effort to … More
Hi too you all.
It was a pleasure having you here and hope to see you again.
Gerard & Lyn
Villa Vista is a luxury spacious villa, five minutes drive from Gocek, the marina and the beach. The villa benefits with a large pool&jacuzzi, outside bar and pergola which makes it ideal for al fresco dining with glorious views of the bay. As well as the marina and the …see more
Villa Vista was a perfect location for our group of six couples. After a week touring Turkey we were delighted to spend a relaxing week at the villa. On arrival we were greeted by the staff and made t… More
L'Anse aux Epines House. Totally private and ideally suited to celebrities, and those seeking seclusion, luxury and service.
Please note that L'Anse aux Epines House can be rented together with the Sugar Mill Tower (listing# 144599) to sleep up to 16 guests.
A stunnin …see more
“Exquisitely managed with a pefect combination of luxury and relaxed atmosphere”
Reviewed 25 Apr 2013
The location was just far enough away to make it peaceful yet close enough to get to the restaurants and shopping. Once there we felt there was no need to go anywhere else, except the island has so m… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Absolute beach font villa with al luxury and private staff for your housekeeping and cooking wishes. Surrounded by a lush tropical garden you will be able to relax in one of the Bale's (typical balinese relax hut) or plunch in the infinity swimming pool . As the fr …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0 km; Great for children of all ages ;
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,
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
This is Rasta Villa Guest house with 4 bungalows to choose from, all ocean views
Born an Bread in Portland and I still believe its one of the most beautiful place in the world. Lush greenery, peaceful ambiance , some of the friendliest people you will ever meet. Many …see more
The residence is located on the heights of l Anse des Rochers so allowing an astonishing view on ocean and the surrounding islands. The Residence of Islands, at the heart of a residential area, will charm you by its elegance, its peace of mind and its discretion. Only …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 0.8 km; Great for children of all ages ;
***10% off all 2016 prices, offer ends soon*** NEW- We now have free fast unlimited WIFI. Hunters Chase Cottage is a renovated self-catering detached property including brand new kitchen, bathroom, furniture throughout and finished to a high standard. Enjoying mountain …see more
A cosy little bungalow with absolutely everything you could need for a comfortable stay. Everything is provided and a little welcome pack awaits you as well. The Location is also very good with a shor… More
“Perfect location in quiet area, ideal base for exploring North Wales”
Reviewed 19 Oct 2014
This is in am excellent location within walking distance of the bay, and an ideal base for exploring Anglesey and North Wales. There are many places to choose from for a meal, some within walking dist… More
“Beautiful family cottage. Suitable for all ages and families.”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2014
Booked the cottage at very short notice but owners so helpful and accommodating. Needed some assistance by telephone on first evening and this was helpfully received. Location was perfect for our requ… 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
Stunning stone-built luxury mansion to rent in Sils, south Costa Brava, approximately 45 mins from Barcelona, easy accessible via main roads and the motorway.
It is also an ideal location to enjoy the famous Costa Brava coastline, which is only 15 mins drive away.
T …see more