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“MINDARIE HAVEN” What can I say about The Wharf Apartment that hasn't already been said? Following are all the things not mentioned that we loved.
Hosts Gill and Tim-exceptional. Respected our privacy. There when we needed them. Solved anything and
“Great place to stay and plenty of things to do for outdoor activity”
Reviewed 20 Apr 2014
Very easy access to shops, transport and beach. Very privacy and the owners does respect our privacy. They were aware of my hearing loss and use outstanding communication method via email or SMS when… More
“Lovely clean apartment, I felt very safe on my own and the owners are very friendly”
Reviewed 21 Mar 2014
The owner was very welcoming and friendly, I felt very safe at the apartment especially as I was on my own. The location was a very short walk to the Mindarie Marina which had several places to eat, a… More
“Mindarie - Magic”
Reviewed 12 Dec 2013
An excellent apartment for up to 2 people, A great location within a 2 minute walk to the marina and a very quiet area. The apartment has everything required for a great stay and would certainly stay … More
Thank you so much for your lovely comments , it was a pleasure to have you stay , hope to see you again on your next trip
To WA best wishes Gill
“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
“Comfortable retreat with modern amenities.” June was very helpful in giving us tips and explaining the area with the maps provided by her. WIcklow was a great place to bond and make great family memories in the many hiking areas. Supermarket nearby
What a great idea to use old walls in such a modern and useful way!
The architecture and design aswell as the kindness of the hosts of this accomodation ensure a very special and outstanding stay!
“We had a very relaxing time and the owner was very friendly and helpful”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
The cow house was very clean and everything you needed was there. iIt could do with a down stairs toilet.… More
“Cozy, Relaxing, and Beautiful” It is a beautiful place. The place was very spacious and made me feel at home. It had everything I needed for the week and more. The hosts were lovely and very welcoming - shame we didn't get to speak more. I would defin
I enjoyed a very relaxing week in this lovely cottage. The space is more generous than photos suggest, and the hosts have made sure that you have everything you need to be completely self-contained. … More
“A true home from home”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2013
From the second we arrived we were made to feel at home. A lovely welcome from the owners and fresh made bread and cakes which were delicious. The cottage is in a beautiful location with lots to do ar… More
“One of a kind gem”
Reviewed 17 Feb 2013
Super peaceful and clean, Just outside of the city a definite worthwhile stay, I got my office to book this as there is a crossfit box handy and also as i needed my own kitchen as i cook a lot of meal… More
“All excellent” It was all excellent - well equipped and maintained, all visitor needs thought through and catered for, lovely, quiet location convenient for local exploring and friendly and helpful hosts. Highly recommended.
Thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Bramble Cottage Studio. Set in the most beautiful, quiet place this cottage is close to anything and everything you would need during your stay. Hill walks are 20 minute … More
We are glad you enjoyed your short trip and our accommodation
Many thanks for your review
Lee & Kenny
“Lovely little cottage”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
We enjoyed out stay at Bramble Cottages. Little cottage has everything you need lovely bedroom comfortable bed and small but perfectly usable kitchen. Friendly owners too. We were a little confused wi… More
Come experience cloud mist and rainforests, wildlife including rare toucans and ocelots, hikes to secluded beaches and pristine waterfalls, hidden caves and a barefoot, eco-friendly experience at La Vapeur Estate. Enjoy local organic fruits, wine and home cooking.Runner …see more
“Great garden location close to beach and Barcelona”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2016
We had one of our best holidays here, during our 2 weeks stay with our 12-year old daughter. Great location very close to the beach and to the train station, with easy access to Plaza de Catalunya in… More
Thank you Wendela for your text, the cooker is repared yet... for th eWIFI as I explained to you there's a problem with the phone company, but I'll try to buy a wifi repeater... perhaps it will work better! Have a nice summer Monica
“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
- Priceless Views - - Affordable Luxury -
Location! Location! . . . Ocean frontage with breathtaking views.
Multiple award winning 4 ½ star luxury hosted Mollymook accommodation.
The only Mollymook holiday accommodation overlooking the famous Mollymook su …see more
“Beautifully peaceful” I stayed at the Maison Requin with my husband. It was the peaceful location we hoped for. The house is very clean and has a lovely atmosphere. We did not want for anything. Lots of plus points such as a speedy internet connection
What a fantastic holiday we had at this house, it was perfect for us!
We both have very lives and wanted to get away from everything and just spend time relaxing in the quiet countryside, and this ho… More
Thank you! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay so much!
For those who wish to see 'the sights' we are located centrally for visiting the chateaux - Chenonceau, Chambord, Villandry etc and Clos Luce home of Leonardo da Vinci at Amboise. WE look forward to welcoming you again! Ann
“Perfect getaway” We absolutely loved staying at the hideaway.
The owners had made loads of effort to make our stay wonderful. With treats layed out when we arrived and homemade bread and jam left in the kitchen.
We couldn't have asked for a more re
“Cosy cottage in stunning setting” The location of this property is excellent with a short walk down to the loch-side and a rural setting. We loved the high standard of fixtures and fittings, especially the electric blanket but felt there could have be
“A delightful cottage in a stunningly beautiful setting”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2012
A loch, Estate House and a ring of hills is what is seen from the front door. Superb. Lovely feeling of being in a comfortable cottage that was a genuine Estate cottage. The owners could not have been… More
“Beautiful, peaceful location with an open fire and great views.”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2012
Cosy cottage on the hillside with great walks down to the loch or up onto the higher ground stretching out beyond the cottage.
Great for kids to run around and play in the vicinity of the house and m… More
Reviewed 20 Jan 2016
We had a wonderful time. The cottage had everything we needed. the scenery could not have been better, so peaceful Walking was excellent. Wilma and Angus were on hand if we needed anything. Would c… More
Many thanks for your kind review and we hope one day you may return.
Peak District National Park / Biggin-by-Hartington
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“Everything needed, and more...” My husband and I stayed at the Cheese Press Cottage for two nights and we absolutely loved it. Jane was there to give us a warm welcome when we arrived, and show us around the cottage. There were freshly baked cookies f
Cheese Press Cottage is one of the most perfect I have ever stayed. We arrived in dramatic snow but received a really warm and friendly from Jane. And were even treated to delicious home-made biscuits… More
It was nice to meet you and I'm so pleased you had a relaxing weekend in Cheese Press Cottage. As you say it is great to be able to walk straight from the cottage and we are lucky having a private footpath down to Biggin Dale and from there you can go in so many directions. Hope to see you both again soon.
“A wonderful retreat in idyllic, peaceful surroundings.”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2015
Cheese Press Cottage proved a beautiful, comfortable place to stay for a lovely weekend of walking in the Dales. From the home-cooked biscuits to the wood-burner to the inviting bed it was all lovely … More
How nice for you to be able to sit out for breakfast overlooking Biggin Dale and enjoying the view - in England we need to grasp those moments! I'm so glad you enjoyed your time at Cheese Press Cottage and able to make the most of all the lovely walks we are lucky enough to have around us. Do come back and see us again soon! Jane
Reviewed 12 Jan 2015
Up on arrival the host greeted us with a big smile, she shook our hand and showEd us too the cottage which was beautiful just like the pictures we even had some freshly baked biscuits jane the host t… More
Thats so nice of you to write a review and I'm glad the biscuits went down well! The cottage is so cosy and a great location to explore the Peak District. When you get some more days off work please come back and stay and then you can explore more!
A lovely cottage in a property of 5 hectars of lush woods,only 1,6 miles from the medieval town of Spoleto. Surrounded by a beautiful garden of roses and lavender, with a 17 mt swimming pool, the Nest is the perfect hideout for 2 in the peace of the Umbrian countryside. …see more
“Stunning” I don't often write reviews but felt compelled to in this case.
The first thing to say about the Mill is that the location is absolutely stunning. You could really run out of superlatives to describe it, idyllic, picturesque, peaceful,
We had a really enjoyable holiday in the Mill House. The setting was fantastic, situated on its own island with the river Dropt and the mill race completely surrounding the property. The house itself … More
Thanks for the review, we both loved having you to stay. You are welcome back anytime.
“A very relaxing excellent stay”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2015
Stayed here in September 2015. We arrived to a very clean and tidy Gite in the nicest of surroundings within its ow lake.
Everything was exactly as described and couldn't have been better.
“Beautiful cottage. Just perfect.” A stunning cottage decorated in tasteful, beautful decor. The building itself and surroundings are just stunning. There was a pint of milk and bottle of wine waiting for us upon our arrival. The cottage has absolutly
“Beautiful place in the Algarve” We had a blissful time at Vista Tranquila. We are a young couple mid twenties and the place had everything we would possibly need!! The pictures don't do it justice.. the pool area is amazing and it is completely your o
This property is an absolute dream to stay in. It is exactly as perfect as it appears in the pictures set in the most calming of locations perfect for relaxing. The facilities including the gym, game… More
“The most amazing and beautiful place.”
Reviewed 20 Jul 2013
My husband and I stayed here for our honeymoon in June, after quite a stressful few months planning our perfect wedding, vista tranquila was the most amazing place to relax! It's like a home from home… More
Reviewed 21 Jun 2013
Vista Tranquila is the most luxurious apartment anyone could ever wish for. Absolutely everything from the huge bed to the beautiful kitchen is of the highest quality. You have sole use of all the ext… More
Beautifully appointed and stylishly decorated ground floor apartment perched at the top of Porthmeor Hill with sea glimpses. Within walking distance of the beaches, Tate Gallery, shops and restaurants. The apartment provides every comfort which includes quality bedding …see more
“Delightful” The welcome was warm...the home grown fruit and vegetables delicious...the location peaceful but well placed for exploring...the byre charming and well equipped...Julia, Paul and Ghilly delightful hosts!
This is the second time we have stayed here , and once again we had a great time . Julia and Paul provided us with milk,bread,free range eggs,tea,and coffee (I am sorry if I have missed anything out).… More
It was lovely to welcome you both again. We are pleased you enjoyed the food at the Red Lion and New Inn-we are lucky to have so many good pubs close by.
We look forward to seeing you next year.
Julia & Paul
“Lovely cottage, good base to see the area.”
Reviewed 24 May 2015
Very clean and comfortable with everything we needed for our stay. Julia and Paul were helpful with advice on what to see etc without being obtrusive. Lots of information including booklets and maps… More
So pleased you enjoyed your stay and you certainly managed to include lots of walks and outings to wear out the dogs!
Do hope to welcome you again in the future.
Julia Paul Ghilly and Wellie
“Another superb stay at The Byre”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2014
This was our 8th stay at the Byre and we were as usual given a very warm welcome from Paul, Julia and of cause Ghilly. The Byre now has a fabulous addition of a Garden room which is a fantastic place … More
So pleased that you will be staying for two weeks next year and that the dates are in our diary! Such a pleasure to welcome you back each year-just wish the years did not fly by so quickly..is that a sign of age!!! Good that the later journey home worked well, especially at the Dartford tunnel.
We await news of your granddaughter! Julia,Paul & Ghilly
“A little gem in Monpazier” Fabulous situation set on the edge of the village. Beautifully appointed with high quality finishes and run by the most delightful and charming couple, John and Edell.
This gîte met all our expectations, and more. The rooms were of good size, the bed very comfortable, and the living areas met all our needs. . Our hosts, John and Edèll, were unobtrusive but always… More
A seaside chic new apartment situated on the beautiful Laxey Beach overlooking the harbour, sea and Laxey Bay. This luxury accommodation offers one bedroom with either a superking bed or 2 x single beds, an open plan lounge & kitchen enjoying a panoramic view of the se …see more
“Location second to none for walking” Staff in the Hall were really helpful and the Dairy was equipped with everything you would need. We were there for 2 weeks and we only used the car a couple of times, it is excellent for walking. Access to the bedr
Debating between the comfort of a motel and cosiness of more homey accommodation, you get the best of both with this hosted holiday home which boasts two private guest rooms situated on two acres, plenty of room to park your boat.
Located 900 meters from the shores of S …see more
This pretty barn conversion is only 10 minutes from the centre of Bath but nestled in peaceful countyside. The cottage has a large corner whirlpool bath, wrought iron bed, exposed brickwork and beams. Only a ten minute walk from a traditional West country pub. …see more
Casa Ladera is a beautiful, spacious vacation rental home in Vieques, featuring a huge pool and just steps to the beach. The Casita has two sunny bedrooms, private bathroom, outdoor shower, full modern kitchen, and large roof deck with ocean views. …see more
The apartment is part of a large villa and was created in 2015. Comprising of a large open plan living area that has been furnished and equipped to a very high standard. We have tried to think of everything you will need to ensure a comfortable holiday.
Two spacious be …see more
“Lovely break.” Previous reviews say it all really. Judy has thought of everthing. All information regarding the cottage and the stay was sent well in advance so we knew exactly what we needed to bring, which apart from clothes and toiletries was very
Ocean views from every corner, spacious accommodation &; comfortable furnishings make this apartment ideal for the discerning traveller..Complimentary Wi-Fi for todays discerning travellers needs. …see more
A delightfully bright and airy place to stay. Situated in a beautiful river valley, surrounded by orchards with a cosy homely feel.
Originally built as a Tai Chi studio, the space is light and airy, built using local chestnut, it has recently been converted into a self …see more
Bucks Farm Cottages was set up to compliment the growing desire to get out & enjoy your surroundings! We have a huge barn to store all your kit/bikes/boards etc & 'workshop' facilities should you need to upgrade anything!! …see more