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“The Best” The most amazing place I have ever stayed.
The accommodation is perferct - the location is more than perfect - the view is stunning. You can not find anything wrong with this villa. This was our first time to Crete and we have already
Marvellous vievs, superb localization in the countryside neighbourhood . Villa equipped comfortably. We enyoyed pool arranged in very interesting way - the surface of the pool's water seems to merge … More
Reviewed 6 Sep 2011
This villa is hard to fault, from the stunning views to full facilities and fabulous pool. The hardest decision to make was which sun terrace to sit on to enjoy the view. Our teenagers appreciated the… More
“Cosy welcoming house full of character & history” We loved the house and the facilities, the rooms were spacious and cosy, with big family kitchen. The bath was amazing and big enough for two, the history and books were really interesting. Well equipp
This is a gorgeous cottage that has been beautifully and luxuriously refurbished whilst retaing all its original character. The two lounges are spacious and comfortable, the best feature being a wood… More
“Excellent but beware if you do not like really steep stairs”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2012
Spotlessly clean, very comfortable, well equipped. Would have very happily given 5 stars except for the stairs which are really (!) steep. It did not matter too much to us although one of the childr… More
“A very pleasant stay.”
Reviewed 19 Jul 2016
The cottage was ideal for us- a party of three generations ( age range 30 to 83). Lovely and clean and with two lounges we could spread ourselves about. Although we didn't cook there we had a lovely B… More
“Home from Home in the sunshine!” This is a most comfortable apartment with sofas, fabulous bed and fully fitted kitchen. It was spotlessly clean and the wlecome basket was indeed most welcome (especially the wine!)
Jane made us very welcome and was o
“Our paradise this summer - we did not want to leave!” The villa was spacious, pristine and beautifully cool. The layout suited us perfectly, with 4 adults and 2 children we had all the facilities you could possibly need. Having the Wi-Fi was a real b
We had a brilliant holiday in Calonge and we were more than impressed with the villa! In particular the garden and pool, which was all beautifully maintained! The garden gets shelter from the mid-day … More
“Wonderful Home Away from Home” Wonderful experience for all of us at this Lazy River Cottage. It's the perfect location to check out the sights in Old Goa which is only 2 kms. Panjim is around 10km but its an easy drive. Everything right from the clea
“Great village house” 4 of us stayed for a wedding. The house was just what we wanted - comfortable and lovely views. The extra relaxation space, compared to an hotel room, was very welcome and the house had all the facilities we needed.
“A perfect mixture of French and Spanish culture based in middle of Pyrennes”
Reviewed 20 Nov 2011
The owners, Paul and Jayne, had recently rennovated the property so it was clean and fresh, with modern fittings and plenty of power, water and comms availability. Access was by car and easy parking l… More
“Give me a home amongst the mountains ...and near a fountain, sung in Oz tune”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2011
Well this is what you will get, no kangaroo or gum trees, but an a place that has everything you need and then some!
Great location for walks, markets, historic ruins and walled cities. The locals… More
“Fantastic location, amazing views!”
Reviewed 17 Oct 2011
House was great! Views from the living area/ and quaint balcony were perfect!
Lots of space, great having bathrooms on all levels.
Vernet is actually a really pretty village, with a daily market. It… More
“Fantastic old world house, great host” If you're looking for a quiet, waterside stay in Goa, I can't think of a better house than this. Polished wood and glass abound in this wonderfully quaint house, but the furnishings (Rooms, Kitchen, bathrooms) ar
The stay was just amazing.. It was the best part of Goa...The owner,was very helpful.
But.. TripAdvisor what is the status of my refundable deposit..??????… More
Reviewed 29 Apr 2015
Well, don't want to explicit myself, but need to tell that this villa was perfect oasis after trip around india, captain Leo greeted us with the cold beer in the fridge and smooth and clean service, w… More
Well, what to say & how to say about this place..i believe title of my review gives you a clear perspective.. Captain Lobo has put up a place which is more furnished than the best of our homes..the lo… More
“absolutely relaxing , great location and stunning Villa” Stayed in May with my family , 2 adults and 2 teenagers , firstly let me say the owners Jo and Mike who live nearby couldn't do enough for us to make our stay enjoyable. The villa is located nea
“Wonderful villa, quiet location” "We spent two wonderfullweeks at the villa in August 2012, we were impressed with the standard of the villa it met all our expectations. The local village was quiet, we enjoyed having a drink in the taverns in Sami (3k
“Wonderful villa with breathtaking views, didn't want to leave!” After tackling the first 'big' shop up the stairs we enjoyed an amazing 10 days in the villa. We thought it was extremely homely and had all of the amenities you need for a comfortable st
Big thanks to Chris for the rental of your gorgeous home in Benalmadena Pueblo, we will definately be returning, your home is beautiful, relaxing and we enjoyed every minute of it, should any possible… More
“Fantastic Villa with excellent views, location and facilities”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2011
I stayed at this villa with my wife and sister from 30th July through to the 13th August 2011. We were absolutely blown away by the lovely standards and great views from the villa.
We have been ho… More
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
We stayed at this Villa for 10 days in September with our 2 small children. The villa was large and well equipped. The grounds were colourful and the pool and outdoor space very private. We enjoyed vi… More
“Exceeded expectations” My partner and I plus her sister and another couple spent two nights here in May 2013 and found that this accommodation exceeded our expectations considerably. The location was conveniently close to the town center, supermarket
“Spacious, Great View, Lovely Island” We stayed at Casa Anna in early May 2013 so it was just at the start of the season. This meant that we didn't get full use of the pool. I would love to return to Casa Anna during the middle of summer as I am not
We stayed at casa Anna for a week and had the best time. The villa itself is simple and tastefully decorated. The thing that makes it so special is the view and infinity pool. The pictures don't do it… More
“Peaceful & relaxing”
Reviewed 12 Jun 2013
We had a great time with friends and our 8-month-old here - the house has all the necessary amenities and feels like home and is in a calm, quiet part of the island. You must have a car though. Beauti… More
Reviewed 24 Mar 2013
Great villa lovely pool with a stunning view. Perfect for a quiet weekend away. Had a great time villa in good condition all houseware usable clean and everything you could need is provided.
“Absolutely Stunning Villa” Great villa in an amazing location, quiet and relaxing. Only a 5 minute drive to Jesus for provisions or 10 minutes to the outskirts of Ibiza town and larger supermarkets.
15 minutes will get you to the Marina in Ibiza t
We had a wonderful stay at the villa - it was so beautiful, and the pool and outdoor area was wonderful. Thomas was so helpful and it was great having Martin to drive us. Thanks again, we would love t… More
“Fantastic Apartment. Spotlessly clean. Very convenient to all amenities!” We have been holidaying in La Cala for the last 8 years in various rental apartments but this one tops them all! The location is perfect for walking to the beach or into La Cal
This was our 3rd stay in La Cala, but our 1st at Casa Azul. Mick & Sue's apartment was perfect for our needs. It has everything you need to make your holiday a pleasurable experience. If you enjoy a h… More
Reviewed 16 Jun 2016
what a wonderful apartment, this was our second stay at mick& sues place it is fully equipped and a home from home. the balcony has a lovely sea view and perfect for a bar-b-que. great location close… More
“What a place! Beyond expectations.”
Reviewed 30 Sep 2012
We stayed in this apartment for 11 nights. We all felt very comfortable here, like a home from home. The apartment is well furnished and equipped with everything you could need. The owners and agen… More
“Delightful cottage” We travelled up from Kent at the weekend for a family wedding and were lucky enough to stay at this delightful cottage. Wonderful location with fabulous views overlooking fields, well equipped kitchen, beautifully furnished, comfor
“Superb stay! Beautiful cottage on the inside and lovely location”
Reviewed 28 Feb 2013
We enjoyed a wonderful weekend in this delightful cottage. It has been finished to a very high standard, everything has been thought of. The wood burner in the lounge makes for a lovely central featur… More
“[--]Delightful Cottage with character in quiet location[--]”
Reviewed 7 Oct 2012
"Teversal Manor Cottage is a wonderful place for a break with friends and family but you should also consider it for longer if you need to be based in the area for longer. I can highly recommend it as… More
“Great party house!” Enjoyed this lovely, modern house for 3 nights over new year. It's only a 3 bedroom but comfortably housed 12 of us with the use of sofa/ pop-up beds.
Music system in every room that you can localise or play throughout the hous
We had a wonderful stay in Ash's house. We were there for Christmas and the house had been decorated with lights and a tree so was very welcoming. It suited our needs perfectly, comfortable, nicely … More
“Living like a celebrity for the weekend in a great location.”
Reviewed 25 Jan 2015
This house is absolutely amazing and from the moment you walk in it just feels like you've won the lottery. Every room is spacious and decorated to a very high standard. I felt like a football wag hah… More
“Charming house that got everything that a group of 8 women needed”
Reviewed 15 Oct 2015
We needed house that would give 8 women good space, ability to sit outdoors, a area(living room) that we would be able to sit all together and also that the house would be located in walking distance … More
“Tip top” A fantastic villa set in a quiet area but still close enough to the town centre. The place is well kitted out with a lovely poolside area and clean pool. The villa and surrounding areas were better than id have expected, the rooms are spaciou
“Quiet restful stay” Just arrived back from 2 weeks of peace and quiet in the lovely Villa Ariadni. Bit of a hike up the hill but worth it. Georgia couldn't have been more helpful and didn't mind an idiot ringing to say 1) couldn't work the cooker or 2
I would like to say we had the most wonderful holiday, the villa was everything it lived upto and more, the owner Georgia was the most warming and welcoming of hosts and extremely helpful regarding he… More
“Gorgeous villa, couldn't ask for anything more!!” When we arrived everything was clean and tidy. We had clean sheets and towels and you could see the rest of the villa was spotless. Our bedrooms were lovely, big double beds for the couples but also a
A great sized villa with lovely pool and terraces for sunbathing and dining (bbq on one). Lovely kitchen opening onto a large dining / living are which in turn opens onto the bbq terrace with lovely v… More
“A time of Family Bonding”
Reviewed 3 Nov 2012
An ideal house for the ten of us. Big enough to fulfil all of our needs and yet intimate too.
With 6 adults and 4 children we felt that the space meant that we were not on top of each other, yet cosy… More
Hi and thank you for your review of the property and location.
We are so glad you enjoyed your stay in our villa and would welcome you back at any time.
You looked after the property and left it as you found it.
Once again Thank You,
“Beatiful Villa had alovely holiday”
Reviewed 20 Apr 2012
A Lovely villa .Very clean and tidy with plenty of space for our party of 11.Quiet resort but had good bars and restaurants eveything we needed especially the Irish Bar which was reasonably priced an… More
“Lovely stay in a unique house” We spent a lovely week at Francescas house on the top of the hill. It was an incredible experience to get to stay in a real italian home which is decorated beautifully and has a real "soul". This kind of atmosphere you g
I and my models had a great time here. Villa Ortensia is simply lovely and intimate.
The view is simply stunning ... Nature, green and cleaned air make this villa the perfect stay for a photographer… More
“Amazing hospitality and accomodations.”
Reviewed 15 Oct 2014
Our stay at the lovely Villa Ortensia just outside of Sarzana, began with meeting Francesca. She was very warm, friendly, informative and sincerely concerned that our visit would be memorable. We we… More
“Beautiful villa high up on a hilltop!”
Reviewed 24 Nov 2013
We stayed at Villa Ortensia for six days/nights early October. Although it was too cold to swim, the grounds were gorgeous, with distant views of the Mediterranean Sea. We stood next to the swimming… More
“Fabulous house, with stoning views over the sea. Absolute top” We had a two weeks family holiday with our adult children and their partners. Arriving at the Villa Fantasia is a breathtaking experience. The house is even more beautiful than pictures on
Just back from brilliant two weeks at Villa Fantasia. A bit hard to find in the dark as Google directions were dreadful. Were met with an extremely warm welcome at a spotlessly clean villa. Awoke to s… More
we love Florida and found cape coral to be a lovely place for a vacation. The house inside is very nice, the area its in is very respectable and quiet... however the boat dock was already taken by an … More