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.
“Peaceful haven has all you need” Stayed 20-27 July 2013. I would recommend 8 Carpenters to any couple looking for a quiet getaway and who want to access what North Norfolk has to offer.
Holt is a beautiful Georgian town and offers fantastic hospital
What a wonderful cosy little cottage. We booked this cottage the evening before arrival for five nights in May and Anne was most helpful at such short notice. The cottage is beautiful and immaculately… More
“5 Star and 5 C's.”
Reviewed 1 May 2013
5 C's? Clean, comfortable, cosy, convenient and classy. Responsive and conscientious owner. Central location in gourmet and shoppers heaven, town of Holt. Walk to restaurants and shops. Perfect.… More
“Great place to get away from it all”
Reviewed 25 Apr 2013
Had a lovely time in no.8 carpenters cottages! It is a lovely and cosy cottage in great condition. The piano was excellent, and tuned prior to my arrival so sounded fab. Very good location, feels qui… More
“Stylish and chic accommodation in mountain biking heaven.” Beautiful french, chic and boutique accommodation set in the heart of the Tweed Valley. The perfect location for a mountain biking holiday or a romantic break. With Lucy's local knowledge and
Just returned from Lee Penn. Lovely apartment in an ideal setting. We frequently holiday in the Peebles area and have no doubt we will return to Lee Penn in the future… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Bring your bikes next time and I can show you those routes we discussed!
“Good value for money, beautifully presented property, very clean”
Reviewed 30 Oct 2015
The photograph of the outside of the property is deceiving as the entrance to the rental property is at the rear, but once inside you will not be disappointed the owner has not held back on the qualit… More
Hi Hazel. Many thanks for taking the time to review Lee Penn. I am sorry you were disturbed by some neighbours during your stay as it is normally such a quiet place and I appreciate staying in accommodation which forms part of the main house is not to everyone's taste - we do try to make this clear in the Holiday Lettings entry. Anyway it was a pleasure to have you staying with us and I do appreciate your very positive comments regarding the interior. Thank you
“Perfect in every way, location, rental experience, apartment and peaceful.” What can we say we had a fabulous holiday from start to finish. Before we even left for our holiday we were provided with train, bus, car hire information, maps etc. We were
This is a great little apartment - very reasonably priced and just the right size for 2! Apartment was clean, well equipped and with the added bonus of it's own private garden area - lovely for brea… More
Reviewed 24 Oct 2013
Stayed 2 weeks in this accommodation - just right for 2 people who just wanted somewhere to crash out. Had all you needed; bed, small kitchenette, TV and DVD, etc. Nice private patio and shared pool. … More
“Fantastic, very warm welcome from Danny and Lisa with an added surprise of cake and wine on arrival.” Our apartment was luxury with everything you needed. Clean and decorated to a very high standard, with brilliant views over the harbor. We highly
“Wonderful cottage” We spent a wonderful time in Cheddar, we got a very warm welcome, where everything was already prepared for us. Andrew and his wife are lovely and really dog loving. The cottage is perfect equiped and clean and very cosy. Cheddar is
On arriving at our destination we were greeted by the owners of Highcroft Cottage Andrew and his wife a lovely couple and after a bit of a chat together we made our way to our place of stay Highcroft … More
Thank you so much for such lovely comments - we are delighted that you had a nice break here in Cheddar (despite the changeable weather!) and we hope that your very friendly (and handsome!) dogs enjoyed the walking. Do hope that you will get the chance to visit us again at some point in the future. Kind regards Andy and Helen
Reviewed 30 Oct 2016
A really beautiful cottage, a real gem in a fantastic location and a great spot to explore the area.… More
Thank you so much for your very kind comments, we are delighted that you enjoyed your break over the half term holiday and do hope you will visit again in the future! Kind regards Andy and Helen
“Lovely comfortable accomodation in a character cottage”
Reviewed 28 Nov 2015
Booked the property for my parents and son whom loved it and felt very at home.Friendly owner but not intrusive.Perfect spot for Cheddar and the little cheddar gorge village.
1 small thing they could… More
Thank you so much for your kind words and very pleased that your parents and son had a good time. Also very timely as we have just had wifi installed at the cottage (December 2015) so hopefully no need for library visits in the future! Every good wish for 2016. Kind regards Andy
A spacious wing of a Georgian Manor House in peaceful rural Cheshire comprised of 2 en-suite king bedded rooms, well equipped kitchen diner, large comfortable sitting room and use of 1 acre (3600 m2) garden. The Llangollen Canal is 400m walk en route to the local pub. …see more
“A charming oasis in the heart of the beautiful Cotswolds” Veronica and I live in Australia and were planning a business/ holiday trip to UK and Europe. We had a vision of finding a character cottage in the centre of an historic village that had enough
Thank you Nick & Jenny for a wonderful stay!
4 of us spent 3 nights in the cottage over New Year and had a brilliant time. It was completely stressless from start to finish with booking, payment, arr… More
“Perfect Christmas getaway in the Cotswolds” Had a fantastic time five days over Christmas at Arlington Cottage in Blockley.
The cottage had everything we could possibly need - we even cooked Christmas dinner in the new kitchen which, like the rest
A fantastic cottage in such a peaceful location. The cottage is equipped with everything you could ever need and beautifully decorated and furnished.
Love to return and can highly recommend.… More
“A Country Cottage Escape”
Reviewed 16 Oct 2016
As a seniors couple we chose Arlington cottage in Blockley as a way of experiencing part of The Cotswolds away from the larger towns. Access to Morten in Marsh railway station by bus/taxi was a facto… More
“Lovely bolt hole” Hidden in a small village (Lindale) is a veritable retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Every need is catered for with a kitchen and cosy lounge easily warmed by a lovely wood burner. For those needing more modern comfor
Lovely cosy cottage - perfect for couples gettaway. Loved the wood fired stove and rustic feel of the place. Small village shop two minutes walk away. Two pubs in village, one a bit "earthy" and the o… More
So glad you liked the cottage and the village.
Just to say that food shops are open late in nearby Grange over Sands when the village shop is closed.
“fantastic clean cottage in a lovely, friendly village”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
great communication with owner.lovely clean cottage, everything you need is there. regular buses to grange and kendal and further afield, only £25.00 for a week mega gold bus ticket that you can go a… More
Reviewed 31 Mar 2012
A truly fantastic cottage, in a superb location. Everything my Girlfriend and I could ask for in a holiday cottage. Village of Lindale is tranquil place with 2 very good pubs to relax, eat and drink i… More
“Lovely cottage in a lovely part of the world” Little Terraces was a wonderful place to spend some time at the start of the new year. Perfectly located for trips into the New Forest and to nearby Salisbury, we also enjoyed exploring the local village.
“the cottage was so well equipped it was like using someones home!”
Reviewed 25 Nov 2014
this really was the most home-like cottage we have ever used...loved the cotton table napkins.....the terraces were great though the weather didn't allow us to sit out.
There is plenty to see and do … More
Many thanks for taking time out to post this review. I'm really pleased you found the cottage so homely. We would be delighted to welcome you back next autumn for more walks amongst the golden trees. So stunning at the minute. Sue
“Perfect cottage for a relaxing break”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2014
A lovely, very well equipped holiday cottage. Ideal for exploring the New Forest. Very warm, comfortable cottage, log burner perfect in the colder weather.… More
Thank you for taking the time to post a review. One of the real pleasures, now that the weather has turned to autumn, is relaxing in the cosy warmth and glow of the wood burner on the comfy sofa. I am really pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Sue
Reviewed 23 Oct 2014
Lovely break - cosy and well equipped and so tastefully presented - we enjoyed some much needed peace and quiet only 'broken' by the owls that live next door - but we love owls hooting - it just added… More
Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for your kind words. The owls next door and in the wild nearby are something special. Downton and the surrounding area has a lot to offer. I am delighted you are returning next year to savour more of the lovely countryside. I look forward to welcoming you again. Sue
“Everything we had hoped for!” We stayed at Cyprissi Cottage for 10 days, 1/9/13, to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary. We wanted a home from home, somewhere quite with privacy but near enough to venture out at nights and we got all this with Cypr
I stayed here with my two teenage sons, a bit of a last minute break, but just what we needed. The cottage is beautifully furnished and was very comfortable to live in for the week. The air conditioni… More
Thank you for all your kind coments,..Really pleased you and your boys enjoyed yourselves The little bumpy lane isn't quite as bumpy now as the neghbers have put a load of hardcore down....Hope to see you again sometime....
“A perfect little villa for 2 people with a lovely pool.”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2013
We have stayed at Cyprissi cottage 3 times and would recommend it for couples who are looking for a small villa with its own pool. It is comfortable and has a lovely terrace for relaxing out of the su… More
Thank you for you lovely coments about Cyprissi Cottage
.Were so pleased you keep coming back for your kassiopi fix.
We had the last six weeks there at the end of the season .
sunshine every day...Wonderfull!!!Carnt wait till next year..
Hope to see you both again sometime in the future..Kinds regards
Marion and Brian
“Lovely cottage and pool in a peaceful location.”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2013
Cyprissi Cottage was a great place to stay to unwind and relax and the amenities offered were of a high standard, the pool was great and just what we needed in the very hot temperatures. Hiring a car… More
Thank you for your lovely review.
So pleased you had a good holliday and look forword to seeing you both again in the near future.
Marion and Brian,.
“Peaceful and relaxing stay.” We simply loved our time at the farm house. Cass and Charlie are excellent hosts. The accommodation is simply beautiful. The local towns make an interesting visit and the shopping centre at Livingstone is enough to satisfy
The facilities and welcome from Cass at Ampherlaw Farmhouse were outstanding. We stayed in six self-contained cottages during our recent visit to UK and they ranged from 'good' to 'excellent'. Amphe… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review. I am delighted to hear that you found Ampherlaw to be the best self catering cottage that you have stayed in in the UK - what an accolade! The towns and villages that surround us are beautiful and we are so close to Edinburgh and Glasgow that guests find Ampherlaw the perfect base for exploring. Yes, a car is a must living 3 miles from the nearest town, although there are train links available close by to get to Edinburgh and Glasgow for those who prefer not to drive into the cities. Thank you again for staying with us, and we are so glad that you enjoyed your visit.
“My fabulous Christmas break”
Reviewed 2 Jan 2017
I had just what I wanted a fabulous setting, set up for Xmas, near to family and friends and a wonderful location. I will definitely be coming back - many times I hope.… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review of your stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed spending Christmas at Ampherlaw Farmhouse and we look forward to welcoming you back again. We wish you a very happy new year.
“Great Place - Stay here” This cottage was better than everything we expected from the reviews. The bonus was the lovely owners. The location is great being in the middle of the potteries district. It felt like home with lots of extras in the cottage t
“Beautifully finished cottage with very caring owners”
Reviewed 21 Nov 2015
This was our last stay on an extended holiday of the UK that we made with our son and daughter-in-law. We arrived to find a small loaf of bread, milk and orange juice left for us (juice in place of eg… More
Thanks Jan. It was lovely to meet you and your family. Hope we meet again some day.
Reviewed 3 Oct 2016
We had a wonderful stay at oak cottage with my son and his girlfriend. There was plenty of room for all of us, the cottage was extremely clean and very well equipped with every thing you could possib… More
I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you didn't catch my cold - I did try to keep my distance!
All the best for the future
“What a gem” This barn is hidden in rolling hills in a beautiful area of Shropshire with stunning views. The accommodation is of a very high spec. and the owners are very approachable and friendly. Dogs are welcomed at this barn with water bowls and t
Just back from a wintery week in The Barn...and wondering when we can get back to see it without the covering of snow. The weather-enforced relaxation was just what we needed though.
The owners wer… More
“Great Accommodatioin in a beautiful spot”
Reviewed 29 Sep 2011
Don't be fooled by the photo's on the website as it really doesn't do the accommodation justice and this cottage is delightful!!
The accommodation is really good quality with all the facilities you… More
“Lovely Lodge, Peaceful and relaxing retreat” Arrived to find a lovely welcoming note from Debbie and Ian with some local cordial, milk and biscuits for us to nibble on as we unpacked. We went to the local fish and chip shop that night as we had done p
“Nice place” My husband and I stayed few days at the Chestnuts in April 2013. The place is very nice, clean and light, very well organised. The cottage is of good size and has everything you need. I had few questions before the trip and sent emails to
we stayed in this lovely little cottage for a week in august. it was such a home from home in all aspects....... the welcome we received from peter and rae and all the little touches made this a perf… More
“Perfect Holiday Experience and Pet Friendly Owners” Chris & Mamie,
As a regular visitor to Somerset we decided to take up the option of staying slightly further north in order to be just a short distance from all the places we wished to visit.
“Excellent Apartment” This is a lovely apartment with brilliant views overlloking the sea. The owner Antonia met
us with her grandson who speaks perfect English. She very kindly left us some wine and drinks in the fridge which was much appreciated. We
Have just returned from 1 month staying at Antonia's apartment,everything was perfect,beautiful breakfasts basking in the sun on balcony with views to die for.apartment perfect location for everything… More
Reviewed 22 May 2014
My sister and I had a brilliant 11 night stay in this apartment. The apartment has all the facilities you could wish for, the washing machine was an added bonus! The decor was fresh and everything … More
Reviewed 3 Jun 2013
very nice studio appartment. All you need for a short break. Very helpful owner. Plenty of places to eat and a good supermarket at the rear of the building.… More
“The perfect restful retreat in an immaculate beautiful cottage.” The cottage is set in a beautiful location within easy reach of the historic city of Lincoln. Our situation was that we were relocating back to the UK and needed a base while we sorted o
A lovely cottage with a lovely view. We had a great time and everything was there that we needed. Lovely little touches to make it more homely like dvds and magazines. A huge shower too, It was a perf… More
“Luxurious holiday home ideal for short break”
Reviewed 12 Nov 2016
This holiday home far exceeded all our expectations. Once inside, we felt instantly comfortable and relaxed. Beautifully clean throughout, plenty of room, comfortable sofa and bed, hot tub outside and… More
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
Great place and service. The host is very friendly and makes you feel welcome without invading your space. Though it is close to the owner's house there is still a sense of privacy.
The owner's dog … More
“Very central for all amenities” This was a well equipped cottage set within lovely gardens. Some of the shrubs and flowers were very rare and the views were quite stunning. Of particular interest to us was the proximity of the town facilities. Everyda
the cottage was very pretty and had amazing views. Cricceith is so central to all of Snowdon, nothing is too far away for a visit. The cottage is right by the beach which is lovely. Anne was a love… More
Many thanks for your kind words to us. The weather was kind to you although it was cold but today it is still sunny and much warmer. Hope to see you both and Cody with us again one day.Lovely to have met you.
Reviewed 4 Mar 2013
Stayed in the house which was amazing.
The house is a grade 2 listed building oozing with original features.
The grounds are beautiful
We didn't want to leave.
The owners are lovely too. Very c… More
So glad that you love Nantyfelin as much as we do. !!! Sorry to see you go as well and we hope you continue to visit us .
“Couldn't be better”
Reviewed 26 Feb 2013
Everything about our stay was first class from the very warm welcome from Ann to the perfect little cottage that was exactly as described plus it was spotlessly clean.
Criccieth is a lovely little pl… More
So enjoyed having you to stay and that you loved the cottage so much. Thanks so much and please come back to see us again. regards Ann
“Ideal location, superb cottage” The cottage was comfortable, very clean and in an ideal location. Surrounded by great restaurants and excellent bakeries. Car park is close by and only cost £5 for 24 hours. Kaaren is very helpful, friendly and willing
The cottage is fantastic - nice and cosy and just perfect for a couple wanting to get away from it all near the sea. Both me and my girlfriend liked it straight away and couldn't wait to get inside an… More
Thank you very much Howard! Glad you both had a good rest--- and relaxed! The Seagull babies have 'flitted' now -- left the roof, for flying lessons. Kind Regards,
“Lovely hide-away close to the town and beach, highly recommended”
Reviewed 21 Jul 2013
Stayed here for a sunny weekend in July, on our first visit to Whitby. Kaaren's information and welcome card were great and the milk, bread and biscuits were really thoughtful. The cottage was just as… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay and were comfy.
Thanks for review!
Reviewed 20 Nov 2012
We stayed at this cottage for 3 nights (a weekend break) at the end of October. It was absolutely perfect from arriving and experiencing the quaint and quirky entrance to discovering a welcome card, … More
Hey what a kind review---! thankyou SO much for being bothered to do it . A thanks means the world, and here was I feeling all "end of seasonish and scrabbled!!" Glad you were comfy, and had a good rest. Cheers Kaaren
“Best place we've ever stayed!” This place was a little slice of heaven, with the most amazing views: lovely large garden, fields all around and a beautiful church at the bottom of the garden! Inside the cottage was perfect with everything we needed: g
We were created with a beautiful cottage with stunning views including a bottle of prosecco cooling in the fridge. A perfect welcome for a relaxing holiday. Very accommodating for couples with dogs wh… More
“A beautiful, luxurious holiday cottage in idyllic surroundings.”
Reviewed 16 Jun 2015
What a find!!! Daleside is a truly lovely cottage which is every bit as good as the photos depict.
It has everything you might need including off street parking (so often missing with some cottages)… More
“Fabulous cottage in the Peak District!”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2015
We had a fantastic stay at Daleside. It is a beautiful cottage that has been decorated to a really high spec and has all the home comforts you need. It is also in a perfect location, close to Bakewell… More
Escape to the south west of France to a charming 12th century town and the stunning Dordogne River”. Sleeps four people.
Large and very comfortable top floor apartment in the centre of Souillac in this fabulous old grand building with a double bedroom and adjoin …see more
The Old Convent is a beautiful old building and our apartment was spacious, spotless and very well equipped. It's a short walk into Fort Augustus and its well located to visit the Loch Ness area, Sky… More
Thank you so much for your lovely comments, it was a pleasure meeting you. We enjoyed our chats and stories. Felicity & Chris
“A pearl in a wonderfully beautiful, scenic part of the highlands of Scotland”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2014
It was worth the hours spent searching for the right accommodation to suit our needs on our first holiday in Scotland. The comments made by previous visitors to No 3 indicated we had made a good choic… More
Thank you very much for you lovely comments. We are so glad you enjoyed your holiday here with us. Felicity, Chris & Harvey!
“Very Comfortable Convent”
Reviewed 7 May 2014
We stayed 4 nights at the Old Convent. Felicity & Chris have really made a fantastic place to stay. Perfectly clean, very spacious rooms, extremely comfortable, and every possible kitchen utensil you … More
Thank you very much for your lovely comments, we are so glad your enjoyed your stay with us. Felicity & Chris.
“How Lovely!” Thanks for a wonderful stay! The apartment was just as pictured. Warm, cosy, spotlessly clean with everything you could possibly need. The beach is just across the road and a great central location for exploring.
We love paddock house, it has all you need for a relaxing stay. Near Dungeness, Hyth and beautiful Romney marsh.… More
“The perfect base for exploring Romney Marsh.”
Reviewed 26 Aug 2016
A clean and well cared for little base, very central for exploring the marshes. There is a fairly busy road between the holiday home and the sea but not in any way obtrusive, even with the windows ope… More
“We had a lovely relaxed break at the Bakehouse. It's a very sweet and homely place to stay.” Would have been perfect if it was right on the beach as the main photo suggests, we were expecting sea views and as it happens it's actually off the high stre
We were pleasantly surprised upon arriving at the Bakehouse. It had everything we needed and so close to shops/harbour and great places to eat. You need to pre-book restuarants as most are very popu… More
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we are so pleased that you had such an enjoyable break and liked The Bakehouse. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
“A Hidden Gem!”
Reviewed 29 May 2014
The Bakehouse really is a hidden gem! A home from home, it had everything we needed. Brilliantly located - a six minute walk to the beach and right in the heart of the quirky shops and restaurants. Vi… More
Many thanks for taking a few moments to leave a review. We are delighted that you liked The Bakehouse so much and had a great stay. We look forward to welcoming you back
“Great weekend away at The Bakehouse”
Reviewed 24 Apr 2014
Amazing little property that is tucked away. Convenient location.
Great value for money. Very comfortable and clean.
It is the perfect place for a weekend get away.
Thank you… More
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Pleased you enjoyed your second stay with us and hope you'll return again.
“Thoroughly enjoyable stay!” We had a lovely time at One Button Hideaway.
The cottage was comfortable and had everything we needed.
It was a great base for exploring Yorkshire.
The local pub, which served good food, was just a 5 minute walk away.
Really enjoyed our weekend away at the One Button Hideaway. Cottage was cosy, clean and very peaceful! Located in a nice little village. Great base to explore North Yorkshire from. We hope to revisit … More
“Cosy and quaint cottage”
Reviewed 5 Jan 2017
We really enjoyed our stay over the New Year at One Button Hideaway. The cottage has plenty of character and we enjoyed stargazing on the private patio area. The owner Rod was friendly and helpful wit… More
Reviewed 5 Apr 2015
Excellent would recommend and hope to go back lots to do and look and nice garden just to sit and relax… More
The Tythe Barn, our smallest cottage, provides a cosy retreat for two, with truly rustic charm. It is medieval, a character split-level studio apartment set in the last bay of Owlpen's listed Barn, converted above the coach house in about 1700. With massive oak cru …see more
“Still a wonderful comfortable accommodation” This was our 2nd visit to Biggins Grange Barn in 2 years. We loved it the first time which is why we returned. It is still a comfortable, well maintained, clean accommodation. The additional extras were ver
“Everything you need for a restorative and inspirational break”
Reviewed 27 Aug 2016
A lot of thought has gone in to preparing this lovely cottage for the perfect stay.
The surrounding countryside is exceptional - the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and sea are all a short drive away… More
It was lovely to meet you, very pleased you enjoyed your holiday. Would love to welcome you back, still lots to see and do!
“Perfect cottage in an idyllic location” We were two young couples looking for a perfect weekend away- and this cottage delivered 100%. Some advantages were parking, location, thatched roof, decor, tactfully dated but with all mod cons. We couldn't hav
“Home from home in Avignon” We had a most enjoyable stay in the apartment in rue Balance in Avignon.
We had a warm welcome and we were shown around to make sure we knew where everything was in the apartment. The welcome tray of wine and chocolates
It's a comfortable, charming, and very French appartment in an old building very centrally placed. Its as good as the best reviews and the pictures don't really do it justice. Yes the kitchen could … More
We're delighted you enjoyed your stay in the apartment - and thank you for taking the time to post a review. We hope to see you again!
“A lovely apartment”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2012
A delightful, elegant apartment, comfortable and well furnished. Its location is perfect, very central and within walking distance of the station yet its setting in a charming peaceful courtyard make… More
Reviewed 4 Nov 2012
We had a lovely stay at this beautiful apartment in Avignon. The keyholder was at the door to meet us as our taxi drew up, and gave us a wonderfully warm welcome. The apartment is gorgeous – archite… More
“Terrific” We stayed in this apartment for 4 weeks in June/July and thoroughly enjoyed it. The apartment has practically everything you need, it's spotlessly clean, comfortable and modern. The balcony is private and in the sun from midday with 2 sun l
Firstly, Puerto del Carmen is an ideal place if you want to escape "Christmas" we were able to forget about It totally (everything low key!)
Second, the apartment was modern and very well equipped (… More
Thank you for your kind review. So glad you enjoyed your stay in Puerto del Carmen.
Best Wishes, Daphne & The Management Team
“Absolutely beautiful, clean, spacious! Private! Relaxing” We stayed for our wedding anniversary weekend in July and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Charlotte gave us a warm welcome, left some goodies. The apartment is so pretty, spacious, very clean