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“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
“Great Property for multi generational holiday” This was our second visit to this property and this time our sons and their families joined us. The weather wasn't great but we were able to get the little ones on the beach in minutes when the sun did sh
“Beautiful house that was quintessentially English seasidy in a gem of a town. Wonderful.”
Reviewed 5 Dec 2012
Stayed in Broadstairs with the Grandparents, two parents and a toddler. Great that the house was on a few levels so those who wanted to sleep in the morning were not disturbed by the toddler doing jig… More
“a great home from home”
Reviewed 20 Sep 2011
We stayed the second time in this wonderful accomodation - very tidy and comfortable - the house is a real home from home for us and our 3 sons. The contact to the owners was without any problems, the… More
“Nice house in quiet location”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2013
House is comfortable in a quiet road 5 - 10 minutes walk from Viking Bay, Stone Bay and the High Street. The beaches are sandy and child friendly especially Viking Bay. There are many places to eat i… More
“Couldn't have had a better Christmas” We stayed over Christmas in the cottage, and it was lovely! We had a very warm welcome with some Christmas cookies and wine on the table. We also had a lovely Christmas tree. It couldn't have been better!
Myself, my husband, 8 yr. old daughter, my sister, and 9 yr. old niece stayed at the Carlingford Cottage for over a glorious week!!! The views are breathtaking, it's quiet and private and just lovely… More
“WOW - What a house!!!”
Reviewed 13 Feb 2013
We have just returned from a long weekend at Carlingford Cottage and WOW – what a house!!!. It is spacious, bright, spotlessly clean, warm and homely with all modern appliances and the most wonderf… More
“great house at an amazing location”
Reviewed 9 Jul 2012
Nicely done house, comfortable and spacious. Appreciated the views and despite the weather has not been the best we had an enjoyable stay. Very easy dealing with the owner who is very honest.
Would l… More
“great location” We were met at the property by Ugur she give us a great welcome, and explaned the basic things in the property.
The location was great just a couple of minutes walk to the beach and every time we wanted to go anywhere the bus was ju
I had never been to Turkey before but I found out last week that I have been missing out!! What a wonderful place and I am very pleased with the Villa we stayed in. Getting the accommodation right can… More
Thank you for your lovely and comprehensive review, it is very much appreciated. I'm really pleased that your family enjoyed their holiday at Seaside and hope you will visit again soon.
“This is our favorite villa to stay”
Reviewed 9 Apr 2014
The villa is in quiet place near the beach. The bus station is at the corner of complex. The promenade is within 3 min walking. The territory is a green with a lot of flowers and trees.
The villa is … More
Thank you for your lovely review, that is very kind of you. I am glad you enjoyed your many stays at Seaside and I look forward to welcoming you and your family again this year. It is always a pleasure to have you to stay. I hope you enjoy the improvements we have made for 2014.
Very Best wishes
“What a beautiful place to stay.”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2013
From being picked up from the airport to the return taxi back we had a wonderful stay.The property was clean and well maintained and was set in such a beautiful place.It was a short walk to the sea fr… More
Thank you for your kind words. We very much look forward to having you as guests again at Seaside & hope you enjoy the latest changes we've made since your last visit.
“Lovely Place, ideal setting and near to beach, restaurants etc” Really enjoyed our stay in this apartment, ideal location, practically on the beach! Was great having all of the facilities...home from home. 5 min walk to go over to Cap Breton on little
We've stayed here a couple of times over the last year, it's a gorgeous little apartment right by the beach and a short walk to shops and restaurants. Perfect for a relaxing week by the sea especially… More
“Perfectly situated for a relaxing week”
Reviewed 12 Jun 2012
We booked this apartment through the site Alternative Aquitaine as we liked the look of it from the pictures provided and it appeared near to attractions we were interested in. The apartment itself w… More
“Great villa, town and weather!” The Whiterocks villa was superb with all the amenities you would need, in particular
the pool was extremely clean and we used it every day in our 2 week stay.
The views from the villa were breathtaking!
“Beautiful, relaxing and friendly.” My daughter and I spent wonderfully relaxing long weekend at Barley Rise Lodge. The lodge is of a very high quality, beautifully furnished and with everything you need for a long or short stay. Set on a small holdin
“Great place to stay the kids just loved it” Good location,Family friendly, the kids loved the resort pool etc and house was just perfect.
Great place to stay and relax after hectic day at the Parks. Shopping eating etc all just a couple of minutes aw
We have just returned from a stay at the Regal Palms Resort and Spa, 417 La Mirage and would definately recommend it.
There were 4 of us staying in the Vila but it would sleep a lot more comfortab… More
“Wonderful townhome in gated community with spa and pool facilities!”
Reviewed 25 Oct 2012
What a great condo! This condo is located in Davenport, a suburb outside of Orlando. It is part of the Regal Palms resort. We stayed for about a week and can't say enough about it! It is a four be… More
I stayed at this house in august 2012 with my wife 3 children ages 6, 8, & 10 and my mum and dad so 7 people in total. We'd visited Orlando 3 years ago so knew what to expect.
The house … More
“Spacious house+ Big Pool = Happy family” 7 of us stayed in Villa Magnolia with 4 children ranging from baby to teenager. The house was finished to a high specification, was spacious and well maintained. There was ample room for everyone and lots of di
Villa Magnolia was perfect for our holiday with 3 teenage boys and their granny. It is a beautiful villa, with lovely cool pool and fabulous gardens. The house itself is so comfortable and the air con… More
“Fabulous villa - wondeful holiday!!”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2012
We have just returned from a fabulous 10 day holiday at Villa Magnolia. As a large extended family of varying generations we have had many villa holidays in this region of the Algarve and can honestly… More
Thank you so much for your review. If it depended on me i would offer you one free week for your sympathy alone :)
It was our pleasure to have wonderful guests such as yourselves staying at Villa Magnolia. It will also be our pleasure to welcome you again in the future.
All the best for you and your family.
“Villa was absolutely stunning”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2012
Everyone in the party had a fantastic stay at villa magnolia. Our teenage son enjoyed the pool table and our little girls loved the pool. The villa really did cater for all 8 of us and would totally r… More
Regarding Gran Tarajal. It's all been said before in other reviews but this lovely Spanish town is truly a place that has not yet been spoiled by mass touirsm.
La Solana in the Vista Mar development … More
“Mrs” Lovely cottage comfortable king-size bed clean fresh bedlinen, only one seatee and a small chair which was OK for us as a couple but not for 4 adults,nice dinning table with 4 chairs, the ceiling is quite low again was fine for us but wouldn't be
Stayed with husband, one child and two dogs. Fab cottage, everything you needed in the cottage. Dogs loved it too as there was a garden. Great walks on the beach, Lovely pub in the village and cafe n… More
Reviewed 6 Aug 2016
Fantastic well equipped accommodation with great enclosed garden ideal for our spaniel
wifi for the teenagers and a lovely local pub for us
Location is fab just 10 minutes from the beautiful sandy… More
“A perfect break”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2013
If you want a quiet, dog friendly, holiday break away from the tat of Hemsby & Great Yarmouth then Winterton-on-Sea is the place for you. A lovely village with super beach, two shops and a real ale pu… More
“Wonderful townhouse.” Stayed here with my wife, daughter and son-in-law for a long weekend (Friday to Tuesday). A wonderful apartment with the added bonus of an integral garage and a secure parking place, taking away the worry of where to park and avo
This was our second visit this year to this brilliant town house in Chester.
Everything you need is in the house which is spilt into 4 levels, including an integral garage (with electric door) that… More
Thank you very much for your lovely review, which is much appreciated. It was lovely to have you to stay again.
Reviewed 26 Jul 2016
A very good well equipped town house in a great location for the city centre and surrounding area. Nice and clean and just right for the two of us. Spoilt for choice for restaurants bars etc, and if s… More
“Gorgeous Getaway” Our stay at Melbury Chalet was lovely. The chalet is furnished to a high standard and stocked with everything you might need. The bath robes were a very nice thought and the hot tub was a massive hit! It is set in lovely countryside
“Best option in Tremblant” The property is by far the best in the area. It is perfectly appointed and the photographs are completely accurate. 8 to 10 people fit perfectly. My family and I had a lovely Christmas and New Year's holiday at Tremblant and
We stayed for 9 nights in July and we could happily have stayed for another week. We hiked and cycled and enjoyed the super hot weather. It was lovely to relax out on the terrace in the evenings. The … More
“Couldn't ask for a better vacation rental”
Reviewed 30 May 2013
An absolutely fabulous vacation rental. If you are looking to spend some time in the Mont Tremblant area look no further. This beautiful home is modern, spacious, and conveniently located just minutes… More
“Magical Way To Start The New Year”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2013
We have done some vacation rentals in the past with mixed results so initially we were considering a hotel in the area -but given that we were a group of ten, ranging in age from 3 to 76, we decided t… 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
“Lovely family holiday villa” We stayed at Beija Flor for 10 nights in April 2017. We had a lovely holiday. The villa did not disappoint. The kitchen is well equipped. The pool is a reasonable size and in full sun all day - there is a light, welcoming
Beija Flor is everything you would want for a relaxing holiday.
Located close to all amenities in Holetown the house is luxurious and welcoming and is not the usual holiday let being tastefully furni… More
Thank you kindly
Reviewed 25 May 2012
Just returned from 2 weeks at villa Beija Flor and found it excellent. All the rooms were lovely and extremely spacious. The pool and garden were great and we loved watching the beautiful humming bird… More
Thank you kindly. Much appreciated.
Reviewed 9 Mar 2012
Just returned from staying at the Beiga Flor and could not fault it in any way. Everything was perfect from the location to the decor and amenities. The pool was a good size and sun loungers and beach… More
“Superb” Absolutely stunning house had everything you need. Beautiful location with views over the fjord and hills.Would have no hesitation in recommending here to any one. You would not be disappointed.
“Amazing stay, fabulous cottage in beautiful setting. Hard to beat.”
Reviewed 4 Feb 2017
we had an absolutely amazing stay. The views are fabulous, the house is beautiful so warm inside with everything you could possible need for a self catering holiday in Iceland. Lots of information of … More
Wonderful, we are very happy to hear of your positive experience.
Yes, you're right, the signs are fairly small so they want overtake the scenery -but in our case too, since we're running our business of five outstanding houses, at great locations around the country, at a low profile: we don't want to have our enterprise too commercialized with too big signs or too much flair:-).
Reviewed 13 Oct 2016
Could not ask for more. The lodge was gorgeous the fjord was breathtaking. Every 10 minutes the scenery changed with the sky and the light. Amazing… More
Reviewed 15 Nov 2016
What an amazing location with beautiful views, the place to get away from it all, yet within easy reach of the capital. Brekka is modern and very clean with everything you need, its lovely and warm in… More
We're happy to have been able to give some advise where and when needed. I profit from having been a tourist guide in Iceland for 33 years now, and I gladly pass my experience on to our guests.
“Great location and facilities for a relaxing holiday” Bel Air is a lovely property in a wonderful location, the swimming pool and grounds are excellent as is the games room. The house itself is well appointed, comfortable and clean. Tombebouf has a v
Villebramar is the perfect setting for those wishing to relax in peaceful tranquil surroundings. The villa although in the middle of nowhere is well situated for access to Bordeaux, Villeneuve and Ag… More
“Beautiful tranquil location, stunning views, really well equipped comfortable house.”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2011
If you're looking to 'get away from it all' (this property has no neighbours) but be close to amenities, stay in a really well equipped comfortable house with it's own pool, in a large garden with stu… More
Reviewed 4 Sep 2011
This is a lovely well equipped house with TV, swimming pool and games room. The area is peaceful and typical of rural France. The sleepy village and has limited facilities but there are larger communi… More
“Just perfect” Excellent location, wonderful apartment that was even better than it looked online, caring and attentive owner. We have stayed at many different places over the years and this was truly top notch. The beds were very comfortable, plenty o
This was our first time renting an apartment when on vacation and we Could not ask for a better experience because of Mario. He met us at the train, clearly explained everything we needed to know abou… More
Dear R., thank you so much for your kind present, my sons are still wearing them all the days. Hope to see you again in Florence, all the best, Mario.
“Our favorite memory of our European adventure”
Reviewed 30 May 2013
From the moment we stepped from the train in Florence until we regretfully had to leave this amazing apartment, we felt cared for & surrounded by the best of owners in the best of accommodations. It w… More
Dear S., thank you so much for your fantastic review, your description matches what really moved me while restoring to the past ages the property. Thank you again, all the best, Mario.
“A room with two excellent views”
Reviewed 5 Feb 2013
As if Florence isn't enough, I would go as far as to say that this luxury apartment is reason in itself to visit this beautiful city.
Mario, our gracious landlord, greeted us from the taxi and we c… More
Thank you so much, this is the main reward I was thinking to when hardly was restoring this house. To share is even better than to own.
“Superb Accommodation and setting” We had a fabulous weekend at The Milk House with six adults and two teenage girls. It was was clean and tidy with everything we needed. Beautifully decorated. All the linen smelt lovely and fresh. Rebecca was a warm a
“Lovely Quiet setting, very accommodating helpful owner”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2016
We stayed with 3 children from 14 to 8 and dog, and had a fab break. THe Milk house may look small from the outside but it easily accommodated the 5 of us and we could have put a sixth in without any … More
“A Beautiful Cottage”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2012
We found the Milk House to be excellent in all ways. Newly modernised (late 2011) all the fittings are of very good quality - the kitchen in particular was practical and well appointed. The cottage … More
“A superb warm and friendly place to stay”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2012
We stayed at The Milk House with our 2 sons aged 8 and 12, and our dog. We found the accommodation to be very well equiped with nothing else we would have needed.
The cottage had such a lovely war… More
“Yorkshire at its best” We stayed for 3nights and not disappointed ,very relaxing break very peaceful .
The Barn is lovely very cosy with everything you may need ,Feels very homely good quality fixtures and fittings and spotlessly clean ,great for chi
We had a lovely relaxing holiday at The Barn. Everything was spotlessly clean and very good quality and the shower is fabulous. Beautiful views from the sitting room and the location is so peaceful. T… More
Thanks for your lovely comments Chris. We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay - and we look forward to seeing you both, and Millie!, in April.
“Lovely area, lovely barn, lovely hoilday”
Reviewed 29 Jun 2015
We really enjoyed our week at The Barn at Clough Woods. The area is very pretty with lots of lovely walks for us and our spaniel , she went home far more tired than when she arrived.
There were a num… More
Reviewed 23 Jun 2015
We stayed here for a couple of weeks in between moving houses.
The Barn is absolutely beautiful with stunning views. All the furnishings are gorgeous and it's a really fantastic little getaway wit… More
“Condo is kept at a very high specification and standard” Had a very relaxing 9 days in a lovely garden apartment with pool.
John & Sheila who own it helped a great deal before we went.
Kerry the local manager was also very professional & helpful, as
“Very beautifull nice decorated quiet and clean villa” We stayed 2 weeks in this villa and it was very spacious with large rooms a lot of bathrooms and all decorated very well. By arrival we got a basket full of lovely things like butter, coffee, wine
“Beautiful house, very well equiped and wonderful surroundings”
Reviewed 17 Aug 2014
We stayed at this villa for two weeks with three adults and three children (13, 12 and 11 years old). The villa is very well equiped and super well maintained. Nice bedrooms, two bathrooms and a super… More
Reviewed 13 Aug 2013
We picked the keys up from the family restaraunt and were guided to the property. We were amazed at how beautiful the property and the location was.
We have stayed in a few villas over time and fo… More
“Beautiful time at beautiful villa”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2012
We have truly enjoyed our vacation at this beautiful villa. The house is perfect for a quiet family vacation and the location near the Lagoa de Óbidos is peaceful and picturesque. Its also convenient… More
“Smashing Villa” From start to finish booking this villa with Antonia was simple, easy and hassle free the whole process couldn't have gone easier, there was 9 adults, a 12yr old and a baby, faciltitys in the villa was everything you could of asked for
We were 2 families totalling 9 people. The villa was beautifully laid out with welcoming food and wine. The personal welcome from Antonia was super. There is enough parking off road for 2 cars. The ga… More
“Perfect family friendly home base” Wonderfully situated on a quiet cul de sac minutes from the center of the magical village of Kinvara. Friends and family enjoyed the garden, roomy kitchen and living areas. Ample sleeping room. Just a wonderful home.
This is a first class holiday let. Situated as it is on the sea front, the view from the panoramic window in the first floor lounge/diner is breathtaking. You can watch the sea in all of it's moods. E… More
“Fabulous weekend in Whitby” 10 of us stayed in the Moorings celebrating a birthday. Ages ranged from 17-50. The house is wonderful, perfect location for a quick walk into town, parking for 3 cars (we actually squeezed 4 on!), and everything you need f
Spent a family weekend at the Moorings with grand parents and grand children. We all had a great time made so much better by having fantastic accommodation. Everything was as we had hoped. The arrange… More
“Wow - fabulous house!”
Reviewed 5 Mar 2015
This was a fabulous house to stay in - couldn't have asked for any better. All rooms are large and beautifully furnished. There is everything you need for your stay and way more besides. I stayed with… More
“Great House and Great Location”
Reviewed 6 Jan 2015
Well appointed house for crockery, cooking utensils etc. Beds and bed linen clean and good quality. Cleaning materials, bin bags, salt and pepper etc all there on arrival. Heating/HW system very effec… More
“Magnificent Fully Equip Villa” Owners couldn't do enough for us. The views are breathtaking with a wonderful friendly restaurant just walking distance from villa. Pool is a added bonus, especially exploring the city all day. Great location, beautiful
it is difficult to come up with different superlatives that haven't been use for this
exquisite villa. From beginning to end our holiday was fabulous and the villa sublime....John was a gorgeous re… More
What a pleasure for us that you had a lovely time. It is a nice place to be and soak in the Italian way of life. Cheers. John
“Amazing villa in a fantastic location.”
Reviewed 16 Aug 2015
The villa was incredible. The terrace and the pool meant that we were able to eat all meals outside with a view to die for. The furnishings were excellent and the villa is extremely well stocked. The … More
How kind of you to write such a nice review. Delighted that you and your family enjoyed Casa Zola. Certainly the place to relax and get away from it all. Hope to see you there again some day?
“Exceeded Expectations” Sea Gem certainly lives up to the reviews and website details. The property is stylish, comfortable and inhabits an excellent location with outstanding views. I spent hours just watching the sea. The beach is a two minute wal