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Child friendly ; Car essential; No pets allowed;
NEW FOR 2012!Bridleways sits in the Idyllic village of Winterbourne Bassett, in the beautiful Wiltshire countryside. There are wonderful panoramic views over the Marlborough downs, and chalk White horse carved into the hillside. The village itself offers a very tranquil …see more
Nearest beach 15 km; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
This beautifully converted garden building sits in the grounds of the main house and provides a charming cosy getaway in beautiful rural Sandhurst. The accommodation comprises of a stable door leading to a tiled hallway and en suite bathroom with shower over the bath - …see more
- 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
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Home from Home cottages are situated on the on the edge of a small village overlooking the Worcestershire countryside. The Malvern hills are only 30 minutes drive away and can be seen from the garden.The cottages were originally thought to be nailers or salt workers hom …see more
We booked the cottage for a week whilst working in Bromsgrove, It had a great location, plus it was very clean and a well equipped cottage. A real home from home. The owners were very helpful and eas… More
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
When you rent Treehouse Villa, you have access to more than the 4 acres that it sits on, but the vst acreage of Good Hope Plantation with her historic buildings, operational citrus and coconut farm, and adventure tours including zip lining, river tubing, atv and dune bu …see 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.
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
Child friendly ; Car advised; Ask about pets;
Vineyard Cottage Majzelj with 3 rooms is located in the vineyards near Pleterje monastery and Sentjernej. Perfect spot for couples searching for peace, hiking and cycling in the countryside, horse riding in Hosta stud. There are several posibilities for hiking and cyc …see more
“Excellent Bed&Breakfast in a Slovenian countryside vineyard”
Reviewed 5 May 2013
We had a two night stay early April. We were the only guests at that time. The large room was comfortable with skylights giving a very pleasant atmophere.
The host arranged a dinner at our request e… More
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car advised;
The apartment has an independent entrance which faces onto a large field , lush vegetation surrounds the entire property of over 11,000 square meters, guaranteeing tranquillity and privacy.Agriturismo Segarelli uses a geothermal energy as heating (Green energy). So you …see more
Child friendly ; Car essential; Ask about pets;
Surrounded by fields, vineyards and forest, "La Ruelle du Pressoir" is a charming traditional stone house part of the owner's property, a XVIIe century farmhouse converted into a family cottage formerly owned and refurbished by the Eiffel family. Only 30m …see more
Ruelle du Pressoir is a beautiful small gite ideal for solo travels, couples and small families. I stayed for four nights in July and was warmly welcomed by Mr and Mrs Hery whose own home is next doo… More
Designed to provide a comfortable environment where you can relax and enjoy the company of family or friends, our catered chalet is located in the ideal position to enjoy panoramic views and very easy access to the essentials of a good ski holiday. The chalet is within …see more
Casa Nora is the only full service 'Bed and Breakfast' style inn of its kind in El Yaque. Included in all pricing for accommodations are the following:- Unlimited access to all indoor and outdoor chill out spaces - A hearty and delicious breakfast served on ou …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Cross country skiers can ski straight from the door and both cross country and alpine ski centres can be found just 20 minutes away by car in both directions. All of the cross country ski routes double up as mountain bike routes in the summer, with bike hire widely ava …see more
We stayed in Tatra Lodge over christmas and new year period. First of all, the owner, Jackie, made it so easy for us to book. She was very helpful, friendly and provided us with lots of information t… More
Thanks so much for your lovely review. It's great to know you had such a wonderful time over there in the gorgeous Tatra mountains. I just wanted to let people know that we now have WiFi at Tatras Lodge. There's a 2.5gb allocation per holiday with the option to purchase more if needed.
“Great accommodation, great holiday, highly recommended!”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2013
We really enjoyed the Tatras Lodge accommodation as well as the area (High and Low Tatras). The communication with the owner and a key holder was just great (friendly, kind and caring people!)
“Fabulous house in fantastic location, will definitely return.”
Reviewed 4 Feb 2013
Stayed at this amazing house in August of last year with another family, 6 children in total ranging in age from 7 to 12. They spent most of the day in the small river at the back of the house, pick… More
Ski; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
Chalet 'Les Frangins' was new for the 2005 season in the heart of the Portes du Soleil. This privately owned and run chalet has been designed from new to cater for up to 15, whether you’re here to ski or just relax.A short transfer from Geneva airport, means …see more
Ratnakara is an exclusive and private five 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 quiet bay approximately 1km from Dondra Head Lighthouse. The house is ensures a get away from it al …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
Suitable for children age 5+; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
Your English host has been living in France for many years and has created a warm and welcoming Bed & Breakfast environment within the smart but comfortable top floor apartment that she is happy to share with you.
52 Clichy is the only B&B in the 2016 Frommer's Paris …see more
“This B&B was superb with great atmosphere and hospitality.”
Reviewed 1 Jun 2013
Rosemary Allan's Bed and Breakfast was elegant, inviting and charming. Rosemary provided an excellent breakfast each morning including wonderful conversation and helpful advice to make our stay in Par… More
“Wonderful in all respects; gracious host, great location -could not not have made a better choice.”
Reviewed 25 Apr 2013
We have stayed in many B & Bs because they are more personal than a hotel, usually offer more space, and offer the opportunity to get to know the host and when we needed accommodations in Paris for Ap… More
“Welcoming, comfortable and excellent location”
Reviewed 31 Oct 2012
From inquiring about the accommodation to waving goodbye, our stay at 52 Clichy was easy to organise, comfortable and most importantly, we felt welcomed. Rosemary was very prompt in responding to our … More
Ski; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
Chalet Eridan is superbly located, only 200 metres to the centre of the award winning village of Samoens. The property is less than an hours drive from Geneva, and during winter offers access to fantastic skiing, and in summer to walking, hiking and endless other alpine …see more
Spend your holiday at "Contessa Chiara" for guaranteed peace in a beautiful natural setting. Unwind from city, stress as you discover Piedmont's incredibly rich heritage of art and culture. Contessa Chiara is a luxurios countryhouse offering every comfort and service: t …see more
Situated 15 kms from the medieval town of Loches( open market days on Sat/Wed mornings), 500 meters from the castle of Bridoré, 4 kms from the 9 hole "Verneuil" Golf course.Property overlooks the country and the medieval Fortress of Bridoré. Easy driving to the major …see more
The hotel comprises of twin/double rooms. All rooms are en-suite and have hairdryers, kettles and Air conditioning is available for a small fee. Wheelchair access for lower floor rooms. A wheelchair is available on request. Cots and Highchairs are available on reque …see more
Located in Taiba, 60 kms west from Fortaleza. The house is right on the beach, on a private land of 6000 sqm with swimming pool and coconut trees. The house is 250 sqm with 5 large bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. It has been completely renewed and is very nicely decorated, wi …see more
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
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
Ski; Child friendly ; Car not necessary;
Enjoy a real relaxed break in a recently built chalet with a fantastic lounge/dinning area. Ideal for a family holiday or just a great get together with friends in an exceptional setting.An ideal family chalet in the village of Les Carroz, only 1 hr from Geneva, with gr …see more
“Fantastic chalet, perfect for 5-6 people, with excellent food and service.”
Reviewed 17 Aug 2013
We decided to book the chalet over Xmas and it was such a good decision!
The chalet was really spacious and comfortable, the facilities were brilliant and the snow was good too.
The chalet catering … More
Many thanks for your kind words and hope you've had a great summer. You may be interested to know that we now have a long term contract for the chalet, with new staff accommodation allowing all 4 bedrooms to be available for guests.
First class traditional Bungalow Hotel.A 17th Century Venetian Mansion, transformed by the owner into a traditional Bungalow Hotel with respect to the local architecture.Panoramic View of northern Corfu in a peaceful environment offer you relaxing holidays.Fully equippe …see more
Child friendly ; Car advised; Air conditioning;
Hotel ManoHara is situated in a very quiet environment not far from crowded city. It is newely refurbshid and built in a traditional Nepali style house with modern look. We can see ancient wood carvings in the main entrance door and windows at front elevation of the hot …see more
“Best Authentic, comfortable and fun stay in Kathmandu”
Reviewed 9 Feb 2012
Run by the Pokeral Family and excelelnt location in Kathmandu on a cliff over looking the farming lands in the flood plain of one of Kathmandus rivers. We were watching Eagles circling and the Planes… More
Thank you for your kind review. We would love to welcome you again.
“Great place to stay for a relaxed, traditional Kathmandu experience.”
Reviewed 9 Feb 2012
Gorgeous boutique hotel on the outskirts of Kathmandu. Away from the hustle and bustle of busy Kathmandu (only 10mins and a cheap taxi fare away), and overlooking small farms and a river, we spent man… More
Thank you for you kind review. It was our great plesure having you guys. We would love to welcome you again.
The house provides an excellent base for exploring the region, 30 minutes from Geneva, 40 minutes from Annecy and 45 minutes from ski slopes. Ideal for both summer and winter holidays. Local activities include fishing, swimming, walking, cycling, horse riding and skiin …see more
Nearest beach 22 km; Not suitable for children; Car not necessary;
Roman Suite is a newly refurbished apartment on the fourth floor(with lift) of an elegant palazzo dating from the beginning of the ‘900. Steps away from caffès, trattorie (tipical Italian cousine), restaurants and bars, to make your evenings enjoyable and memorable. …see more
“A great place for our anniversary weekend in Rome”
Reviewed 5 May 2015
A lovely, stylish apartment for two in a great block close to the Vatican. The host was lovely and welcomed us and looking after us during our stay. The room was immaculate. We greatly enjoyed having… More
thank you for your review.
We were happy to host you during your anniversary and that you enjoyed your short visit.
Hope to see you back in rome.
“Perfect Place to Stay - Location and Apartment”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2013
I rented the Roman Suite for 6 nights in mid September. The apartment is exactly as advertised. It was very, very, very clean and beautiful and quiet, except for some construction taking place in th… More
“You dont need three coins in a fountain - just Rome and Roman Suite”
Reviewed 4 May 2013
Roman Suite is a brilliantly presented, warm, comfortable place to stay in Rome. Emma was endlessly helpful and thoughtful (she has great taste in music, kindly leqving so,e CDs for us to enjoy). My h… 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 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!
Swimming pool; Child friendly ; Car advised;
The guests can avail of one bedroom to sleep two with an en-suite bathroom, very large and equipped with all modern comforts, with an independent entrance and a large green area in front and an apartment on two levels, of 80 square meters, composed of a large living are …see more
Finca Montgó offers you Bed & Breakfast or Self Catering for ADULTS ONLYOur stylish, intimate and relaxed guest house offers flexible and comfortable accommodation with the very best hospitality and service, principally catering for adults.You have the choice of 2 …see more
Making long days while househunting Finca Montgo is the place to be to start the next morning again full of energy. Jacky and Gary are lovely hosts. They give you a real housecoming feeling. We can ev… More
“jacky and gerry did an excellent job”
Reviewed 26 Jun 2013
the property was really immaculate!
the location very nearby restaurants, a tenniscourt, the old town of javea, gata de gorges and lliber, but you do need a car to feel absolutely free.
We choose se… More
“Well appointed apartment in pretty countryside location near Javea”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2013
The main apartment has been recently refurbished and has a modern kitchen , good bedroom and ensuite power shower/toilet room .There are plenty of comfortable chairs and tables for al fresco dining wh… 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
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
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
The hotel comprises of twin/double rooms........
All rooms are en-suite and have hairdryers, kettles and Air conditioning is available for a small fee....
Wheelchair access for lower floor rooms. A wheelchair is available on request....
Cots and Highchairs are avail …see more
I found that the accomodation was clean and adequate for my uses, near to the town but far enough out so that you coulkdn't hear all the music late at night, good service and they were very friendly, … 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
Child friendly ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
The whole adventure starts with a 2 km walk through the forest to the tree. Then after a short climbing lesson you will be up on the tree house, relaxing and enjoying the views with a refreshment. For those who don't want or cannot climb there is an elevation syste …see more
L'Escalinade is a Boutique-style Bed and Breakfast (chambres d'hotes) not whole villa rental , within a well-kept private villa, owned by an English family. The price is based on one room for 2 people. Each additional £95 is per room for 2 people. Minim …see more
From the moment we arrived until the moment we left, nothing was too much trouble for John and Joan who are very friendly and welcoming. On arrival we were given beautiful chilled rose and tasty treat… More
We are delighted you enjoyed your stay so much! We try to adjust to everyone's individual needs as much as possible and help where we can. We would be delighted to welcome you back anytime.
“A true gem”
Reviewed 11 Aug 2011
This wonderful B&B gives you access to an amazing location in Ste Maxime and the St Tropez area. With its breathtaking view of the beautiful St Tropez bay and with the pretty old part of Ste Maxime wi… More
“Excellent Bed & Breakfast; Provencale Stylish Rooms”
Reviewed 25 Jul 2011
I would highly recommend this charming retreat for couples who want to get away for a romantic break. The owners of the house made our stay comfortable and couldn't do enough for us; from providing ex… More