Ancient towns, beautiful beaches, delicious food and friendly locals are all what make Mediterranean holidays so magical. And staying in a privately owned Mediterranean retreat will allow you to fully relax into the laid back lifestyle the region is known for.
We have thousands of stylish places to stay dotted around the beautiful Mediterranean Sea. Choose from gorgeous villas with private pools, rustic countryside farmhouses and spacious seaside apartments next to the golden sands and blue waters of the Med.
Just find the one that's perfect for you and contact the owner or property manager to book your Mediterranean holiday.
Country style villa with 50 s.m. swimming private pool and unique views to ionian and petanoi sea.Ideal for relaxing holidays and very close to Porto Atheras and Petanoi beach.Around villa a garden with flowers and olive trees gives you the aromas and the sense of relax …see more
Apartment has a fully equipped kitchen with American fridge, internal dining room with 6 chairs and 2.5m table, external dining area and living area. There are two separate bedrooms, WC and fully-tiled bathroom with walk-in shower. The apartment situated on the ground f …see more
"Borgo Borghese" guest house is located in Sant 'Alessio Siculo in the beautiful Val d' Agro just 10 km from Taormina. We are in the countryside at 600 m from the sea. Inside the property there are two buildings, one is the main house where the owner …see more
“A Pearl in the hills over the Ionian Sea (Sicily)”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2013
We spent 2 weeks at this delightful specialty guest house in the hills above the beautiful Ionian Sea. From the moment we arrived, we were treated like family by Debora and Salvo and their beautiful d… More
Reviewed 13 May 2013
Beautiful place. Debra and Salvo and their lovely daughter made this place a home. We enjoyed their company and the hospitality. Got to the house and found homemade wine from Salvo and the best ca… More
“Great Local Atmosphere!”
Reviewed 8 May 2013
If you are looking for a place with a relaxing local atmosphere, kind helpful and generous hosts, - this is the place to go!
Located short distance to numerous wonderful sights you find this tranquil… More
Located in a Provencal village between Avignon and Arles, the house dates back to the 14th century. It is our second home and is situated just within the ramparts of an old fortified chateaux and about 100 metres from the village square. Part of the structure contains …see more
The house is beautiful, nicely furnished, and was built out of the ruins of a medieval well house abutting a medieval wall - hard to get cooler than that! Parking in the town parking lot a couple sho… More
“great house in a friendly village in Provence”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2013
Loved the house. We immediately felt 'at home'. The support literature was thorough. The house was thoughtfully decorated and well equipped for all needs. Owners were helpful and the contact person at… More
“Will return again and again”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2013
Our 2nd visit was even better than the first. Cannot wait to return to this comfortable home in pretty Boulbon.… More
Cost@mante is located in a very quiet street in the historical centre of Castellammare next to the cathedral and within 2 minutes walk of the ancient castle. Several restaurants, shops and a lovely sandy beach are within walking distance.The apartment offers a spectacul …see more
Ideal location, fully equipped apartment. Very large,sunny terrace with lovely views. Owner extremely helpful.… More
“A unique situation with a magnificent terass!”
Reviewed 8 Nov 2011
The flat is unique situated in the old town of Catellammare del Golfo with a large terass with a panoramic wiew towards the Mid age Castle and the Mediterrian Sea.
Our host Mrs Piera, took well car… More
“Wonderful place and caring host”
Reviewed 23 Aug 2011
We really enjoyed our 8 days. It was very hot outside but our bedroom had a powerful air con. Views from the huge terrace were amazing. All those "extras" in the apartment are highly appreciated. The … More
***NEW for 2016 2metre beds with the facility to split into singles. 2 larger bathrooms with ensuite wet room and family bathroom***
Casa 23 boasts magnificent uninterrupted views across the valley of Lake Vinuela to Mount Maroma. It is stepped into the hillside on the …see more
We had a fantastic fortnight at Casa 23. The villa is one of the best equipped we have ever stayed in. The views from the terrace and pool are outstanding and a photographer's dream. There is plenty … More
I am so glad that you and your family had a good holiday at Casa 23. We would certainly love to welcome you back in the future.
Reviewed 28 Jun 2013
We have just returned from a wonderful 10 night stay in this beautiful villa. Everything was just perfect, the villa is a real home from home and is equipped with everything you could possibly need. T… More
So pleased that you enjoyed your stay. I am sure you will enjoy September as much. Thank you for sharing you views.
“An Artists Paradise -”
Reviewed 17 Nov 2012
I loved the peaceful setting, the stunning views which as an artist I appreciated and never tired of sketching. I was great being away from the hustle and bustle of the tourist spots. Although it is w… More
Thank you for your review. We hope to see you return to do more of your stunning art work of the area. Next time when it isn't so hot....maybe May time when all the poppies and spring flowers are about.
Beautiful Villa with private pool and private gardens. Quiet street with restaurants and shops within 100 m's. This is a very beautiful and charming villa with beautiful gardens surrounded by Palm and Olive trees. The garden includes a large covered patio as wel …see more
Great location superb villa
Handy for restaurants and shops close to local towns and services excellent pool pool cleaned every day handy man very friendly … More
“Lovely villa in a secluded position”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2016
There were 7 of us holidaying at the villa, ages ranging from 7 – 72 years old. The villa has the all the space and amenities we required. The children really enjoyed the pool and spent a lot of ti… More
Le Courlis is a tastefully presented, well appointed 1 bedroom cottage with private terrace offering panoramic views over the countryside. It's a perfect spot to relax and unwind (perhaps with a glass or two of the local wine...). Situated 10 minutes away from the Dord …see more
A stunning refurbished villa on the popular Amarilla Golf resort. With 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, private pool, day long sunshine, WiFi, tv and Xbox, this truly is a wonderful holiday home for families, golfers and those that want that extra bit of something special. O …see more
We have just spent two weeks in this villa with my family and I can honestly say it was the best two weeks I've had on holiday. The villa was spotlessly clean and everything we needed was available fo… More
Thanks so much for taking the time to review the villa, and look forward to you returning. It's always great to receive such positive feedback, but if you have any suggestions as to how to improve things, please let us know, as we always like to have everything you might need (including power cables!)
Jo and Michelle
Situated on the edge of a small hamlet close to the river Charente, this large 5 bedroom house has everything you need for a relaxing holiday in the Cognac countryside. The kitchen opens out onto the fully enclosed garden leading down to the large swimming pool with am …see more
*DISCOUNT!! AUGUST/SEPT & OCT! Ask for quote!* hidden gem set in an olive grove, a few minutes walk from Almyrida beach, ground floor apartment set in a private house. Spacious accommodation set out over 100 sq metres, 3 double sized bedrooms, well furnished and equip …see more
Discover the famous region of Normandy and experience genuine, rural France in stylish, self catering holiday apartments on this historic country estate So French and so easily accessable: only 45 minutes from English channel port of Caen or less than 3hrs from Paris …see more
“A lovely combination of calmness, activities, and authentic charm”
Reviewed 13 Apr 2015
We stayed at Gite Double Espoir forEaster 2015 and found the whole experience very enjoyable. The villa and estate offer a lovely combination of calmness, activities, and authentic charm. If you are u… More
“Lovely gite in a glorious setting”
Reviewed 14 Aug 2015
Great place to stay very relaxing. The children loved the pool which although the weather wasn't great was excellent because it was covered. Great centre for exploring Normandy or just chilling out… More
Country house estate with private swimming pool set in 42 acres of private woodland and meadows, dating back to the 18th century. La Chenaie is the perfect place to relax and unwind with friends and family. Plenty of activities on site for all the family, games room wh …see more
On arrival, we were greeted as old friends, Glenn and Roma made you feel very welcome and at home. The house was furnished to a very high standard, and had everything you could possibly need including… More
“Didn't want to leave!”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2015
Wow what a lovely place, a fantastic house, very comfortable with a lovely pool and terraces which we sat out on each evening playing games and relaxing with the odd bottle of wine or 2. The surroundi… More
Reviewed 21 Aug 2016
We all really enjoyed our stay at La Chenaie, it was a very relaxing time in a beautiful house and setting, the owners Glenn, Roma and Jamie made us feel so very welcome.
The house is very well pr… More
River Cottage is a unique, detached self-contained gite located within the grounds of Le Moulin de Villesaint , a family run business. Dated back to the Middle Ages Le Moulin de Villesaint is a converted water mill and outbuildings sat on the river Feuillade and is surr …see more
As you enter the driveway at Fonte Al Canale your eye is drawn to a row of wind chimes, the work of internationally renowned sculptor, Bruno Gasser. Fonte Al Canale is a beautifully restored Villa, set high upon a Tuscan hill, with a magnificent view of the valley belo …see more
Villa Blanca AzulThis superb newly refurbished detached villa with additional annexe and private pool offers the ultimate in comfort and flexibility and lies minutes from Torrevieja's infamous extensive stretch of white sandy beaches with fabulous ocean views, the …see more
Just returned from our second trip to this villa. Spent two weeks here and it's superb. Bathroom has been totally renovated and the double shower cubicle is great. (Also a separate bath for those wh… More
Hi Jason, many thanks for the review, glad to hear you enjoyed your stay/trip and liked the changes we've made.
“Recharged the Batteries”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2015
Just returned from two weeks at this lovely villa, recently renovated it has all the comforts of home but with the addition of that all important sunshine and private swimming pool.
The villa is si… More
“Lovely villa lovely pool.could do with a bell on gate for visitors .”
Reviewed 5 Sep 2014
Just wasn't happy having to pay extra on top of villa price for cleaning .nobody came to change towels or bedding .iv stayed in lots of villas and always had these changed .… More
Thanks for your feedback, we very much appreciate it. The towels and linen are changed for stays of 14 nights or more, but not for shorter stays than this. As a self-catering villa there is a washing machine and drying facilities should you wish to wash anything. The cleaning/linen fee we charge is to cover the cleaning of the villa and linen after the guest's stays.
New apartment on ground floor and built within the contemporary chalet style. Stunning views all around including the peak of Mont Blanc. In a quiet spot, 3 min drive to the Centre and main gondola. Now fitted with wi-fi and sky tv.The apartment can be configured as 1 o …see more
We really enjoyed our stay at the apartment in Mark and Aileen's (your ever friendly hosts) recently built chalet.
The chalet is in a very good location above St Gervais with views of the village, … More
“Views of the Mont Blanc”
Reviewed 14 Nov 2011
This was our third stay in this apartment having stayed at plenty of others before, we come to Saint Gervais every year and this is by far the best place we have stayed in, the chalet the apartment is… More
“Fantastic apartment, very friendly and helpful hosts.”
Reviewed 30 Oct 2011
Had a great time staying in St Gervais. We went for a week ski-ing. Lovely resort and not too busy. Apartment was very warm, clean and cosy just what you needed after a day on the slopes. It had… More
This luxurious, newly built penthouse apartment has panoramic views across the Bay of Kotor to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Kotor old town. With 2 spacious bedrooms, modern, open-plan living area , 2 large balconies and a prime Kotor-Muo location, the apartment is …see more
Stunning views over Kotor bay. A lovely pool and barbeque area. A lovely location, with superb restaurants nearby. A bit of a trek into the town, so a car would be recommended… More
“Breath-taking balcony views of the bay of Kotor”
Reviewed 27 May 2011
I just wanted to send you a very belated thank you note for letting us stay in your wonderful holiday apartment in Montenegro for our honeymoon last August. I realised that we had been very rude and … More
This beautifully appointed, detached modern villa is one of eleven villas situated just outside the lovely fishing village of Zygi and a short drive from the historical town of Kalavasos. The vila is on a complex boasting its own tennis courts (racquets provided) & a f …see more
We stayed in this really luxurious housd near Zygi .( it is actually a lot closer to Zygi than it is to Kalavasos) It was just perfect ! Every amenity was provided and even though it was in January we… More
We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, and would like to say how brave you were to try the pool in January! Thank you for your lovely review and hope your next stay with us is even more enjoyable.
The "Terracotta Villa" is situated on a hillside just a few kilometers west of Keratokampos, and one 1.5 k above the adjoining harbour village of Kastri. Its location on the hillside gives spendid sea views, with a protected woodland surrounding makes this vi …see more
We have stayed in various Greek accommodation since our honeymoon 26 years ago and can honestly say this was the best equipped villa we have experienced.
If like us you like to cook on holiday thi… More
“The perfect place for rest and relaxation”
Reviewed 17 Oct 2013
The villa is in a perfect setting , high enough to get great views of the sea but not in the middle of nowhere. The facilities are excellent; the very private pool and patio area allow you to totally … More
“Peacefull house in authentic Crete”
Reviewed 26 Aug 2013
My wife and myself rented Terracotta for quiet holidays and stayed 2 weeks.
Mark and Mandy were very helpfull and nice and very reactive in the email exchanges and fully available to ans… More
The detached cottage is set in the grounds of the owners 7 hectares of land and is independent from the owners house. It has the usual facilities with 3 double bedrooms. There is a patio for exclusive use of tenants beside the cottage and a private area of garden (with …see more
“Beautiful location with great accommodation and an amazing pool”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2013
Our party consisted of five adults and a baby and everyone had a fantastic time. We were given a welcome tour. Mike and Caro were helpful and accommodating but not at all interfering. The house was… More
We are pleased to be able to offer this wonderful detached villa in the beautiful, tranquil resort of Playa Blanca. The villa is set within aa exclusive development, which is the only development in Playa Blanca to offer guests private access to the seafront promenade …see more
Casa Jemma is a beautiful villa in a very private and secure location. The villa has everything in it to make a super relaxing holiday. It was exceptionally clean and fresh, a big thank you goes to Ka… More
delighted to hear that the villa lived up to your expectations. Best wishes, Michelle
Reviewed 29 Aug 2016
Villa was nice, can't really complain - usual Ants that you get everywhere in Lanzarote, but not too bad.
Furnishings ok, but had been worn out by previous residents this year and the games room ha… More
Luxury and recently completely renovated villa. The house consits of two separate apartments and we have chosen to rent out the ground floor apartment. There will be no guests in the other apartment when you rent the ground floor. You will have access to all the house …see more
We have hust returned from a two week holiday staying at the villa in san juan de capistrano.we had a fantastic time and the villa had everything we needed.the pool was great and the 4 children aged … More
This villa provides a great, relaxing holiday! Just a few minutes' walk to the nearest beach with beautiful views towards Fuerteventura and just a 5 minute walk to the Papgayo beaches. Nice and quiet yet only a 10 minute walk to Marina Rubicon with all its bars, ca …see more
We spend a week at the villa, it was well furnished, comfortable and met all our needs.
Only a 10/15 minute walk to Port Rubcion, which was great for evening meals.
The pool was warm and a lovely p… More
“Lovely Villa in an excellent location!”
Reviewed 21 Mar 2013
This 3 bedroom villa is spacious, modern and in a great location! 15 minute walk along a picturesque costal path and you are in the Rubicon Marina. An up market marina with nice boutique shops and som… More
“LOVELY VILLA, GREAT HOLIDAY”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2012
We have just returned from a 2 week stay at Villa Barisa.
The villa had great views and was ideally situated close to local amenities including a well stock supermarket, taxi rank and bus route.
Le gîte est une très jolie maison typique landaise restaurée et équipée avec soin, offrant tout le confort d'une maison neuve. L'environnement est un havre de paix au milieu de la nature. Les plages sont proches (lac ou océan) et les forêts accueillante …see more
Our house is within 200 metres of the River Mayenne which borders the Loire Valley, offering ample cycle rides along the tow path and canoeing. For keen fishers, there is also night carp fishing. along this stretch of water. Our house has been fully renovated, mixing ch …see more
“"outstanding"large cathedral ceilings,huge amount of character & taste.”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2013
This is a very large property,with every up to date amenity.The surrounding country side is just fabulous. very friendly village.Nice new patio,lovely swimming pool,well worth 5 stars.Will definitely … More
Luxury modern villa with stunning sea views of Pissouri Bay and private swimming pool, set in a very quiet location just a short walk from the beach and a variety of restaurants.
The villa has 3 bedrooms. The master bedroom is en-suite, with double bed, walk-in ward …see more
“Convienence and comfort - what more could you ask for.”
Reviewed 11 Sep 2012
Great spot, within easy walking distance of the beach and lots of restaurants (500 meters). The VIlla was very well appointed with aircon in all the bedrooms and living space.
The welcome pack was a… More
“Fabulously relaxing & lovely villa... would certainly return again!”
Reviewed 20 Aug 2012
We spent a wonderfully relaxing long weekend at Calypso and all four of us (two couples) couldn't rate it more highly. The pool was wonderful, the furninshings were perfect and the view and location w… More
“Superb villa in great location. Quiet area ideal for families.”
Reviewed 17 Sep 2012
Calypso is a excellent villa located 5 minutes walk from Pissouri bay and a 10minute driver from Pissouri village. The villa is clean, well furnished and equipped with pretty everythng you need for yo… More
This superb new villa has been fitted out to the highest specification with only the finest materials and fittings to make your stay more relaxing and enjoyable. Views from the extensive patios and private rooftop terrace with views over to the golf course and sea. The …see more
This villa definitely has the wow factor!! It was amazing and very clean! Both Steve and Anna were very helpful and accommodating!! The pool was the kids favourite and was warm all day. Would definite… More
Reviewed 1 Aug 2016
6 of us stayed here for 9 nights and had a great time. Steve met us on arrival and gave us a quick tour, and was very helpful with advice on where to go for shopping/activities/meals etc.
The vill… More
“Ticked all the boxes and more!”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2014
Having stayed in many villas there is always something i think 'Oh I wish they had this' but I honestly cannot say this on this occasion! From beach towels, hair dryer, cool bags, beer, wine and lunc… More
The cottage is opposite the owner's house and consists of two double bedrooms, two bathrooms and a large living room with cooking area. The living area opens onto a patio and pergola and the downstairs bedroom also opens onto a small patio. There is access for the disa …see more
My partner and I spent a glorious week this spring at agriturismo Il Salarco surrounded by vineyards and idyllic rolling countryside. The owner, an English lady called Laura, made us both feel really … More
“Surrounded by Vino Nobile de Montepulciano vineyards a perfect centre for exploring this part of Tuscany”
Reviewed 25 May 2012
A tasteful relatively new conversion of agricultural buildings that works in every sense of the word. Comfortable, clean, light spacious recent conversion with up to date modern appliances in the ki… More
The special attraction of Casa Miramar, besides its swimming pool and hot tub, is that, unlike some similar villas, it is really conveniently situated with shops and restaurants just two minutes walk away. It is also within easy walking distance of both the town centre …see more
thanks to john and Lesley for a fantastic holiday.The villa is outstanding very clean and tidy with everything you need.the pool was great which my grandson enjoyed the most. plenty of inflatable toys… More
“Amazing Villa - ideal for families and great location”
Reviewed 19 May 2014
Our first trip to the Island and Casa Miramar and it was more than I expected. The villa has everything a family could need on their holiday and much more. The bath and beach towels both being provide… More
“only one thing to say " brilliant"”
Reviewed 17 Mar 2013
second time we stayed here,great place to stay not far from airport, quiet place no late night noise. nice walk to beach 15mins slow walk, all restaurants we tried were well up to standard , fado rock… More
Just 5 minutes from the lovely and lively old town of Bergerac on the banks of the Dordogne in the Périgord, Le Clos du Verger is a former farmstead set in a good hectare of land in a gentle, green valley leading up to extensive forests and the village of Maurens.Our c …see more
Great property! Lovely private courtyard, very well equipped kitchen, comfy sitting area with new sofas. Wifi, games and DVD player included. All very clean and beautifully furnished.
Very spacious… More
Thank you for your kind comments. We enjoyed having you both to stay at the Chai.
The property is a more than 100 years old small chateau, oroginally wine producing. An old barn has been newly renovated with a great sense of charm and demand of high quality. We offer a vacation in a quiet charming village, next to the vineyard in a beautiful region w …see more
This place is an old chateau in a little town. The appartments still has the spirit and soul eventhough it is all rebuild and new. The owners has thought of every little detail, that just makes it all… More
“Wonderful Gite with beautiful scenery and easy access by road”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2013
We really enjoyed our stay here and would love to have stayed for longer. We would definitely like to go back and visit again.
The Gite itself was really nice inside and fairly modern. It had every… More
Situated on the slopes of Monte Solana in the village of Pedreguer this beautiful private villa is furnished to the highest standards in a contemporary design. The property sleeps 6 in comfort and features; master bedroom with double bed, en suite with bath & shower. …see more
this is a new constructed villa, with luxurious and exclusive decoration, private garden, shared heated swimming pool, and all 5 stars commodities...is conveniently situated on the border line of Monaco ( access by steps) just 5minutes walking distance from Casino, bea …see more
DEC 2015 - BASEMENT RENOVATIONS AND NEW APPLIANCES
Note that the villa can now accommodate up to 14 people in 6 double bedrooms with ensuite bathroom and 1 open room with 2 additional beds.
The villa DSL has been changed to a 40 Megabytes fiber optic WiFi Internet acr …see more
My 7 friends and I had a wonderful stay at Porto banus. We would recommend to anyone. I was not able to met with Nacho but he was contactable at all times to assist with
Any questions about places … More
“Villa Alzambra weekend”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2013
from the moment we found this villa, the service from the villas owner Nacho de la Fuente has been amazing, kind and very efficient.
The villa is in excellent condition and has an amazing pool and … More
Reviewed 16 Apr 2013
We stayed at the villa at the beginning of April for 6 days. From being greeted by Nacho on arrival to handing back the Villa our stay was faultless.
The villa is in excellent condition. We utili… More