Surprise your partner by whisking them away to a romantic retreat. We have plenty of holiday lets around the world that the owners say have that certain je ne sais quoi. They're perfect for Valentine’s Day, an anniversary or just because you fancy treating them to something special.
Explore your passionate side on a European city break in Paris, Venice or Rome, or lock yourselves away for a few days in a countryside hideaway in the Cotswolds, Lake District or Scottish Highlands. For a sumptuous backdrop for wooing your loved one, book an exotic beach break in Barbados or Thailand.
Also available to book are grand chateaux, quirky houseboats, lavish penthouse suites and fairy-tale towers. For that extra special touch choose a place with a bubbling hot tub, steamy sauna or mesmerising log fire.
I had a very pleasant experience in this wonderful condo. The place is very beautiful and close to downtown with all the accommodations including long distance telephone and high speed Internet connec… More
“lovely place to discover Ottawa”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2014
Judith is a very friendly host. Her appartment is in a quiet part of Ottawa and good to visit this beautiful town. The appartment is clean and contains everything we needed to live and cook there, als… More
It’s a pleasure to welcome a friendly people like you. I'm glad to know that your stay was enjoyable and that you are satisfied with the equipment and the location of the apartment. Actually it is located in a quiet area and surrounded by a beautiful landscape. We forget that we are at the heart of the city and near different areas of interest (grocery, stores...) it would be a great pleasure to welcome you again.
“Very comfortable and convenient for a city visit” Spent an excellent week in the apartment. Accommodation was clean, warm, comfortable and ideal for exploring the city of York. Access was easy and the owner's directions and local advice were very help
We had a lovely week in this apartment in York. It's a great location, just a short walk from everything in the city centre, the city walls. Extremely easy to find, with good directions provided by th… More
We stayed in the apartment over Christmas and it was just wonderful. Maggie met us on arrival and showed us everything in the apartment. The apartment was centrally located - a 5 minute walk to the … More
Thank you choosing to spend Christmas at Emperors Wharf. Its really good to hear that you enjoyed the apartment as much as the Christmas festivities in beautiful York.
Thanks for your review. Maggie
“Could not fault the property”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
The property was in a very good location, and the apartment was excellent, no attention to detail was too much for Maggie Abel, she really cares about the property and was really welcoming.… More
Thank you for your kind words. It is lovely to hear that you enjoyed your break and appreciated our efforts. I hope you will return. Best wishes, Maggie
“Beautiful cosy retreat” Between the beautiful town of Shrewsbury and the interesting area where the Industrial Revolution began. Some lovely places to eat an so much to do - a week was not long enough.
“perfect” enjoyed a lovely one week stay here, only a few mins walk to the shops and swanage bay, a real bonus having an allocated covered parking space, sharon in flat 2 below is very friendly, would love to stay here again when we next visit swanage.
“Super apartment for a couple” Excellent place to stay; very central, and the facilities were superb, everything provided, and the little extras (plentiful supply of books, well-equipped kitchen, toiletries) added to the pleasure of our stay.
“Beautiful apartment with a lovely view” This is a lovely apartment in a great location close to the beach. We got a lovely warm welcome from Trish. The flat itself is comfortable with everything you need. Wifi was a bonus as was the parking. I would
“Lovely property, lovely host, brilliant location” We were concerned about location with regard to noise as it is sited on the main A82 through the town, which were unfounded. A very well furbished property for a couple, with a garden to relax in. Av
We enjoyed our stay in Avril's lovely apartment--she met us at the door, worked with our schedule, and provided everything we could possibly have needed, including a hamper of food to give us a nice s… More
It was lovely to meet you both and thank you so much for taking the time to write this kind review - please do get in touch anytime you would like to stay again! Safe travels! Avril
“Lovely location l”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2016
AVRIL a lovely lady made us very welcome could not be more helpful we appreciated location was excellent and flat spotless everything you need was there … More
Thanks so much for your very kind review! It was so nice to meet you both!! I'm glad you had a good stay and hope you're journey home was okay! ! Many thanks, Avril
“I loved everything” Judie and Jamie are warm and welcoming people who have created a gorgeous peaceful home with a totally self contained private apartment downstairs from their own residence that allows their guests use of the swimming pool and sunny
“Nice apartment in central location” Overall a very good stay. Spacious well appointed apartment, comfortable bed and helpful hosts during the booking process.
Two very minor drawbacks the first applies to most of the hotels in central Exeter and that
“Excellent decor, comfort, quiet yet central location.”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2015
Modern apt. Clean, quiet and central within main shopping centre and two minutes from Cathedral.
Also good instructions and communications with owners on how to get there and get key… More
Reviewed 23 Dec 2015
Great central location and an extremely comfortable and well equipped apartment. - could not have been better. Booking was easy and all arrangements very efficient and straightforward. Very clear and … More
“Relaxing break” This apartment is excellent - bright, clean, comfortable and well-equipped. The view from the balcony/veranda is fantastic. Booking arrangements are easy. We enjoyed our relaxing break and would definitely book again.
Our stay here was perfect,the apartment is of a very high quality with everything one needs to make the stay comfortable. It's a lovely old house which has been converted into very stylish apartments.… More
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
Fantastic place to stay clean beautiful views if your looking for a quiet peaceful break don't mind a 20 minute walk partly a climb walking back this is the place to stay with great value.… More
“Lovely "Home from Home" apartment for two”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2016
I booked this apartment because the reviews were great and the photos looked good and we were not disappointed in any way. The ground floor apartment is perfect for two with all the mod cons and comfo… More
“Views to die for.” Fantastic apartment, spent 2 weeks there, could not fault a thing, Was wonderful to wake up every morning to that view Spent a lot of time on the terrace. So much choice of eating out in the evening. Highly recommend.
“FIRST CLASS APARTMENT” We had a fantastic ten day stay at this apartment after seeing the photos on line. Jane (our fantastic host) met us on arrival and on opening the main door the Wow factor of the Living Room/Kitchen was definately there, the apar
My daughter and I rented Loft Belle Epoque for a week this May. It is lovely, well furnished and in a very convenient location. We were met by an agent who showed us around the apt and explained ev… More
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
We were very positive suprised, it was even better than the pictures.
The apartment is gorgeous and very close to everything. The balcony is great for a nice dinner. Jane who took care of the apartm… More
“second stay” This is the second time we have stayed in this apartment. It is lovely - very comfortable and like a home from home. It is obvious that Babbs is 100% committed to ensuring that her guests feel comfortable and enjoy their stay as nothing
Third time staying in this fabulous apartment, its just like our second home. Barbara, as ever so helpful picking us up at the station, and even had shopping in for us, due to our late flight time.
Wonderful to have you back again and thanks for another fabulous review. Take care and see you next year! xx
Reviewed 20 Jan 2015
We stayed 4 weeks had great time apartment is nice and clean
Great if you want breakfast in the sun
going back soon
near bars and supermarket
babbs is very friendly host and easy going and we c… More
Thanks for taking the time to review my apartment. The fact that you have already re booked it says a lot! Glad you liked it and looking forward to seeing you both again very soon :)
“Perfect home from home”
Reviewed 23 Dec 2014
We thoroughly enjoyed our ten day stay at this apartment. Barbara made everything so easy, by picking us up at the station, and even having shopping in for us. The apartment was spotless, and had abs… More
Thank you for your great review and kind comments. I'm really pleased that you enjoyed your stay and that you were so happy with and appreciative of, everything my apartment has to offer. I would love to see you again.
“Fantastic” lovely location lovely apartment . Had everything you would want and had a lovely terrace where you could have your coffee and watch the boats and ducks go by. Very central for shopping in the town and ideally situated for touring.
We loved this apartment at first sight. Booking was straightforward and Mary met us at the apartment and showed us how everything worked. The apartment was well equipped - good shower, tv, wifi and c… More
Reviewed 5 Aug 2016
visited Enniskillen to attend a wedding. Apartment and location magnificent. The apartment had everything you could ever need, was exceptionally clean and well maintained by a lovely couple we had th… More
“This was the perfect place for us.” We had a great weeks stay at Archer House. Instructions to reach the apartment were easy to follow.
After being on the move, staying in hotels for a number of weeks it was terrific to have our own little pad. The
“Love this appartment, perfect for a couple, close to the river and central London.”
Reviewed 17 Feb 2015
What impressed us about Archer on Thames was the reality far exceeded our expectations. The owner's description and photographs given on the Trip Advisor site were very accurate but the reality was ex… More
“Can't wait to return”
Reviewed 10 Dec 2014
Just returned home after spending 5 nights in Annabel’s lovely apartment.
Having read the other reviews we had high expectations... and we have to say it didn't disappoint.
We travelled by ca… More
“Brilliant start to our UK holiday.”
Reviewed 28 Oct 2014
Archer on Thames was the first holiday rental on our first UK holiday. Soon after booking Annabel had contacted us to provide all the information we nervous newbies would need to comfortably travel f… More
“Great apartment; great location.” Like the other reviewers mentioned, the owner clearly lives in the apartment when it is not rented so his belongings are there. Assuming that doesn't trouble you, the apartement is fantastic. Copenhagen is a remarka
Very nice modern Apartement, with a great view over the Copenhagen harbour. Very friendly contact, with no problems at all. Good infrastructure. A big Mall ca. 150m, bus station ca. 200m, Metro 300m, … More
“Peaceful and idilic hideaway” Exceeded every expectation we had (and some). Beautiful building in idilic surroundings. The interior was such a high standard and the bedroom felt like sleeping up in the clouds. Stunning