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Set at the top of the complex and on the edge of meadowland, Top Meadow offers stunning views over an expanse of open countryside, Top Meadow cottage is a special place to enjoy your self catering holiday at any time of year.Top Meadow is set in the heart of the Lune Va …see more
The Isles at Cay Commons will entice you with its Tuscan themed condominiums conveniently located less than a mile from International Drive and the Orlando Convention Centre, with the I4 less than 5 minutes drive. You are truly in the “Heart of Orlando” when you sta …see more
A quality home from home. Exactly like it shows on the pictures. Was a pleasure to deal with all the way and communication was great. I would highly recommend this home to anyone who needs more than a… More
“A Hidden Gem in Orlando!”
Reviewed 4 Jan 2012
Had a wonderful vacation staying at Elegant Isles. Arrived to an immaculately clean and tastefully decorated condo. We loved the accommodation and the Resort which far exceeded our expectations! Have … More
“Elegant Isles - An amazing stay - Heaven on Earth”
Reviewed 28 Jun 2013
This vacation trip was our third time to Orlando and this property was by a mile the best we have ever stayed in. It has a real WOW factor from the minute you enter the gates. It is spotlessly clean… More
Superior Penthouse apartment with stunning views of Laguna/Millenium and Victoria golf courses with the sea beyond,Top quality award winning condominium,adjoining the golf courses set in secure grounds with two swimming pools one for children.Underground secure car park …see more
Brand New Modern Luxury Design 2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom Apartment.
Chapel Street Lifestyle, Resort-Style Facilities.
Located just metres from the lively intersection of Chapel Street and Toorak Road, Brand New Modern Luxury Design 2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom Apartment.
South Y …see more
Just stayed in this gorgeous apartment in South yarra...the apartment was pristine. We had plenty of towels, and the bedding was soft and fresh. Washer/dryer was handy - so was the hair dryer! Amazing… More
Thank you so much Jennifer. Much appreciate. My lovely girls.
Apartment Veranda is a two bedroom apartment in the heart of Broadstairs 150m from the beach and 50m to the nearest restaurants. The living room and fully fitted kitchen/diner are on the first floor, with a double bedroom and balcony, twin bedroom and family bathroom …see more
This was our second stay in this lovely flat and we fully intend to return again. It is clean, spacious, and superbly located right next to the beach and all amenities.
Contact with the owner was s… More
“great apartment, beautiful seaside resort”
Reviewed 17 Jul 2016
very friendly, helpful owners, great location all shops and restaurants you could want, beautiful beach and easy walks to other bays with sandy beaches (some hills).the veranda is a little sun trap - … More
“Great location and lots to do”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2013
This is a great apartment to rent if you want to explore Broadstairs, Ramsgate and Margate (without having to take a car). William was great at commnication and the apartment is central to everything… More
What's your passion? Walking, cycling, history, nature, food, UFO's, canoeing, climbing, luxe cinema, theme parks, , kid mayhem or cocooning?
Indulge it all at from Weavers Cottage in the beautiful village of Bonsall. if you want/need to stay in we have high speed Wi-Fi …see more
“Lovely cottage in a friendly village in a beautiful part of our country.”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2013
This cottage is spacious, comfortable, a little quirky and very well equipped. We stayed for New Year, with some other friends staying nearby in another holiday cottage. On comparison it was quickly d… More
“A perfect little hideaway from the world.”
Reviewed 13 Nov 2012
We stayed at Weavers for 4 nights in total during October. Firstly, the house is kitted out with everything you'd need for self-catering. We arrived late Friday evening and the lights and heating were… More
“Great place, would definitely recommend for couples of small group of friends”
Reviewed 22 Nov 2011
Really cozy cottage with a full kitchen, 2 bedrooms, a bathroom and 2 loos. Well laid out outside space - terraced garden with multiple levels. The cottage was clean, the linens were fresh and the pla… More
Excellent Client Reviews giving you reassurance and peace of mind you are booking into a nice apartment and getting the high quality of accommodation and personal service you would expect. My apartment is the most highly rated on Trip Adviser - over 50 Reviews and Rank …see more
We stayed at this apartment for 3 nights during the month of December. We arrived in the middle of the night but someone was on hand to help us in and orient us to the apartment. The "starter kit" (… More
Thanks for the terrific Review. It is always worthwhile to ask me about Entertainer Vouchers - often I can help out.
Hope to see you again.
“Well equipped apartment in ideal location”
Reviewed 10 Feb 2014
We really cannot recommend this apartment highly enough. It has everything you need to enjoy your stay, including a cot and highchair, which was great for us. You can walk straight out of the building… More
“Great apartment in superb Dubai location”
Reviewed 9 Feb 2014
Very much enjoyed our stay at the Torch. The location of the apartment is ideal - right in the Dubai Marina area and within easy walking distance to restaurants, supermarkets, the public beach and the… More
Duchally Lodge (Scottish Tourism 5* rated) is the largest 3 Bedroom Cottage at the prestigious Duchally Country House Hotel near Gleneagles. Our private Lodge lies in the 27 acre grounds of the hotel in a quiet location yet near to the leisure centre. Our guests benefit …see more
“Perfect location and facilities for family break”
Reviewed 6 May 2013
We travelled to Duchally Lodge for my 60th birthday celebrations. There were three generations, so with three large bedrooms and three bathrooms everyone had their own space. Living accommodation is s… More
This luxurious 1-bedroom apartment is offering some splendid Big Buddha Hill views and is located in the brand new building at the prime location of Cozy Beach. The beautiful beach is only few minutes by walk, but for those who prefer more comfort there is an infinity-e …see more
Nestled on the shores of Loch Rannoch, the Loch Rannoch Highland Club consists of a mixture of 85 studio, one, two, and three bedroom units. Each of these exceptionally well appointed units has its own conservatory and magnificent views of Loch Rannoch and the majestic …see more
Featured in The Guardian’s “Britain’s Top 10 Cutest Log Cabins”, Milk Wood Lodge is our Pet Friendly Snowdonia retreat with private Hot Tub, Sauna, woodburner and WiFi, hidden in a clearing on the edge of the woods on the slopes of the Wnion Valley, within an …see more
Fabulous lodge in a great location. Weather couldn't have been better for us so did some lovely walks and recommend the precipice walk. Was great to come back and chill out in the sauna and hot tub an… More
“the best break i have in 14 years thanks eraca and phil”
Reviewed 15 May 2012
what a place it has been a long time since i have seen mountains and the cabin is the best i have ever stayed in 5 star the decor and paintings of a local artist are meant to be there thank you eraca … More
“Idyllic surroundings in a wonderful cabin!”
Reviewed 16 Mar 2012
We stayed for 4 days at Milkwood and the only downside was that it just wasn't long enough! Myself & my partner chose this as a 'mini-moon' just after our wedding before booking a honeymoon somewhere … More
*You must be over 25yrs old to book. Four Adults Maximum and Two children. Just minutes away from the city centre, these spacious waterfront apartments are a world away from the bustle of city life and makes a great self catering base for exploring the Bay, the rest of …see more
We had a lovely few nights here with our children. It was brilliant to have the pool and jacuzzi to use each morning. The weather was beautiful whilst we were there and so it was great to have that vi… More
“Good, but where's the WiFi?”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2013
Overall the Apartment was very good. It was clean and comfortable, and had almost everything we were looking for, apart from WiFi. I assumed that we'd have a dedicated WiFi network and be given a pass… More
Glad you all enjoyed our BayView Apartments. Sorry about the Wi-Fi.. that weekend BT were working in the area so BTFON was down I was in contact with BT as other guests had complained also. Next time please call us and we will provide a 3g dongle no worries. It's all back up now rest assured :)
This newly built apartment is perfect for families or couples alike, situated above the old town of Albufeira and only minutes from all Albufeira as to offer with hundreds or bars , restaurants , discos and shops all within a few minutes walk, this apartment as excellen …see more
Great apartment with lovely views of the old town and the sea. A 5 minute stroll and you are in the heart of the town no need for taxis. The booking was simple with great communication from Dale who… More
Good afternoon, We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again sometime in the near future, I have also passed on your thanks to our driver, Best regards, Dale
“A great apartment in good location”
Reviewed 20 Apr 2012
The booking was simple and straightforward. The apartment was great for 3 of us, clean and well equipped. A lovely to place to stay that we would return to.… More
Good afternoon ,
Thank you for your kind review and we are glad you had a great time , sorry the weather this time wasnt the usual sunny Algarve.
Thank you once again and we look forward to seeing you again soon ,have a great summer.
A stunning 1200sq ft luxury apartment in Century Wharf. 25ft Lounge with balcony overlooking the water. Two Double Bedrooms (master bedroom is en suite with king size bed). Double airbed also available so can sleep a max of six people. This is one of the largest two bed …see more
About the property and local area information. Sarezzano is a little village located 300 m. (985 ft) from sea level, on the south-east side of the region Piedmont, in northern Italy. The area is famous for its hills and vineyards, which is called "Colli Tortonesi&q …see more
Taigh Nan Con Cabin has a wealth of character and charm and provides guests with a true log cabin experience. It is situated in a peaceful woodland setting, positioned in a secluded forest glade with a small stream running along the back. This 4 berth log cabin has a ho …see more
Electric hot tub was amazing, constantly warm. sauna heats up quickly too. well equipped warm cabin in a secluded setting.… More
“absolutely amazing, great value for money”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2016
my fiancee and i stayed here for the second time in 6 months because the lodge and surroundings are that good. it's the perfect retreat and having stayed in similar accommodations we can firmly say t… More
Reviewed 7 Aug 2016
Great place, great people, very friendly atmosphere....the cabin was fantastic with hot tub and sauna....will definitely be going again...just take plenty of mosquito sprays...:)… More
Thanks for taking the time out to leave us a review.
We will look forward welcoming you again
Ideally located to enjoy all Cornwall's attractions, this privately owned, high quality four bedroom house is set in the grounds of a 17th Century manor estate with excellent on-site facilites including indoor and outdoor swimming pools, nine-hole golf course, tenn …see more
“Perfect holiday in a lovely home, ideal location for travelling into Newquay an further, access to the pool is great too”
Reviewed 23 Sep 2012
The house was lovely, lots of space for 8 people. Bedrooms were well laid out and appointed with nice furniture, well decorated. The kitchen has lots of cutlery and pots and pans, with plenty of plate… More
Le Cerisier is a delightfully converted hay barn offering premium quality accommodation for five, in one King size bedroom (with child bed, if required) and one twin room. It also features a very LARGE (13m x 6m), heated (May to end Sept) swimming pool - yes, one whic …see more
“Beautiful, relaxing and very well suited for small children”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2016
We stayed at le Cerisier in july with our two girls of 5 and 2 years old. The gite was comfortable and cosy and very well finished.. For the children everything had been thought of, special chairs, a … More
Thank you for your very positive Review of your stay at Le Tilleul and we are very pleased that you had an enjoyable and relaxing time here. We hope to see you again before too long!
“Perfect Holiday at Le Cerisier”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2015
My husband and I with our two daughters, aged 16 and 18, have just returned from a wonderful stay at Le Cerisier.
Having seen the website photos we knew the gite had been finished to a high standard … More
Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a hugely complimentary Review of your stay at Le Tilleul. We make every effort to provide the ingredients for our guests to have a fantastic holiday and it's very gratifying when it is confirmed by Reviews such as yours that we have succeeded in doing so! It was a pleasure to have you and your family to stay and we look forward to welcoming you all to Le Tilleul again before too long!
Reviewed 7 Sep 2014
Lovely Gite well appointed and with excellent facilities. If you feel like doing nothing but lazing around by the pool, playing boules, tables tennis and volleyball, walking in the woods it's perfect.… More
Thank you for taking the time to write such a positive Review of your stay and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday in Le Cerisier. As you say, there are lots of activities close at hand for the more energetic visitor but equally, more than enough to do on-site for the slightly less active guest and we are pleased that you were able to enjoy a mixture of both, assisted by some glorious early September weather! It was a joy having you and your family to stay and we hope you will visit us again in the future!
Relax in beautiful surroundings in our modern Studio Apartment located right below Brady’s Lookout in the picturesque Tamar Valley and in the heart of a well known wine region – only 15 minutes north of Launceston – 35 minutes from the Launceston airport or 50 min …see more
Little Upton Bridge Threshing Barn provides a superb location for a family or a group of friends to holiday or celebrate. With a total of 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms as well as 2 kitchens and lounges each with their own wood burners the barn has lots of space to be toget …see more
Enjoyed the best weekend here! The house is gorgeous with a spacious lounge and kitchen with plenty of room for everyone. There was no need to go out as the hot tub, sauna and board games (Charades in… More
So happy you had a great stay, will make sure we keep adding to the board games collection!
“A lovely place, great location and helpful host”
Reviewed 15 Dec 2014
From the beginning of the booking Gill (the host) was incredibly helpful. On arrival the cake was a welcome surprise to us weary travellers. The two barns we rented (threshing barn and apple barn) wer… More
“Excellent accomodation and a great setting for a relaxing weekend”
Reviewed 7 Feb 2016
A group of 8 stayed for the weekend at Little Upton Barn for a reunion. The facilities were fantastic and provided the perfect setting for a relaxing and enjoyable weekend. Gill was wonderful and help… More
Thank you Sohail, glad you enjoyed it and hope you will stay a little longer if you come again! Kind Regards Gill
Stunning, Spacious and Central. In the heart of the cities finest attractions.
Dublin Street Lane South is just a five minute walk from Princess Street & George Street where there are some of Edinburgh's finest retail outlets and places to eat. Harvey Nichols and the S …see more
Excellent 2 bedroom apartment located in the prestigious Al-Sakia Village, offering a gym, sauna, tennis courts, a large pool, children’s playground, restaurant and a café/bar with pool-side terrace. Within walking distance of all you’ll need for a wonderful holida …see more
We only stayed a week, next year we will make sure we will stay longer. Very pleasant area of Vilamoura, calm, peaceful. The apartment was as advertised, just perfect. We were not sure that we had wir… More
“Immaculate, spacious home from home apartment”
Reviewed 21 Aug 2012
No fights for sunbeds
chilled out environment
pool quiet and lots of green areas within complex
apartment very spacious, relaxing and have all amenties needed
contact person very h… More
Reviewed 21 Oct 2012
On arrival we found the appartment very clean and comfertable. Was met and showed around. Having stayed at Al sakia twice before we knew the surroundings and what to expect. We do like it here from t… More
Feel the luxury and beauty of highland architecture and good design, offered by our villa.
We are located in a charming village of Koscielisko on the south slope of Gubalowka hill with a picturesque view at Giewont and Czerwony Wierchy (Tatra Mountains), only 5 km awa …see more
Luxury and spacious 3 bedroom penthouse in the centre of Kamala Village near the quiet Kamala Beach. Large private balconies for morning coffee and dining. A private sundeck with absolute privacy and your own sauna and swimming pool. Superb facilities like a gymnasium.D …see more
We were lucky to be able to rent Jaap's Luxury penthouse in Kamala Beach during our visit to Phuket. We have been living in Phuket on several occasions and I must say that Jaap is one of the nicest la… More
“Kamala Regent Hoiday”
Reviewed 29 Jan 2013
The penthouse was ready when when arrived and the reception staff were helpful. We were all pretty impressed by the complex on arrival. It took about 15 minutes to wander down to the beach where the… More
“Beautiful penthouse in a convenient location”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2012
We spent 2 weeks in this penthouse in Kamala. It has everything that we hoped for. The rooftop pool and sauna made staying at home enjoyable. The proximity to Kamala beach made walks to the beach and … More
Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park / Crianlarich
3 8 Min stay varies
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Beach / lakeside relaxation
Ghillies is our showcase 5 star chalet that stands high on the estate hillside with a commanding view across Glen Dochart, the lochs and mountains. Secluded forest behind, Ben More to the south and Loch Dochart to the North.
Accommodation is over two floors, The sauna …see more
Imagine waking up in the morning to the sounds of the ocean and tweeting birds. Brew a coffee and relax on the huge balcony with recliner seats or even use the hammock if you havent really woken up yet.Once you are up for it take a stroll along the beach and watch the …see more
The Emperor, luxury Condominium is situated within the 5* Cinnamon Grand Hotel enclave. My apartment is located on the 10th floor, with superb wide angle sea view over Galle Face Green through floor to ceiling glass. Elegantly decorated and equipped with Self-catering …see more
We stayed a week in this appartment and loved it. It is light and airy , well furnished and is exactly as the owners described it. Views were fantastic and there was a real buzz of Colombo. The positi… More
“Great Comfortable place & location”
Reviewed 31 Jan 2014
We arrived in SL after a long journey late in the evening. The care taker took the time to be there to welcome us. The apartment is tastefully furnished and had all the amenities needed. I love the lo… More
“Excellent location and modern, well equipped apartment”
Reviewed 16 Jan 2014
This 2 bed, 2 bathroom apartment is located in the popular Crescat residences grounds, next to the Cinnamon Grand Hotel and Crescat shopping mall.The apartment itself was very well equipped, with ever… More
Gulliver is a spacious 6 bedroom cottage with a lovely setting faint the main pond and the Lynher valley beyond.
Gulliver has 2 lounges, a conservatory with deck & private Hot Tub, wood burning fire, stunning kitchen with huge range cooker .
The east wing has 4 bedroo …see more
This high floor apartment provides an abundance of natural light and privacy, it boasts space, comfort and style along with panoramic views. Located right in the city centre, two minute walk to Rundle Mall and Rundle Street cafes and restaurants.
Beautifully appointed, …see more
We enjoyed a lovely stay at Danni's apartment with direct access to the Crowne Plaza facilities - you can even enter the pool/gym/sauna area straight from the apartment building, making it a breeze fo… More
This delightful spacious home is a fantastic home from home for couples, friends and families. It is within a 5 minutes walk of the beach and is set on a quiet street in the beautiful walled town of Tenby. It is ideal for those looking for a high quality self catered p …see more
This villa has 3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, and sleeps 8 comfortably. The village of Gruda is 1 kilometer from the house and has shops and bars, a good restaurant serving traditional food is 2 kilometers away called Konavoski Dvori, 10 kilometers to the south is a pebble be …see more
Please message us for available dates. We may have something suitable for you :)This quality development of 28 apartments is situated in the popular tourist area of Hisarönü. The town centre is just 200m away with its many shops, bars & restaurants. The famous bea …see more
Chalet Feiler is a luxurious boutique chalet, sleeping up to 10-12 guests. It offers a genuine home from home experience, decorated with an eclectic mix of art and antiques and completely wired for sound and vision.While you're not out enjoying the local area, be …see more
Vilar do Golfe is a stunning estate set within the grounds of the exclusive Quinta do Lago. it is part of the Diamond Resorts family and boasts indoor & outdoor pools (wheelchair and mobility restricted accessible), Jacuzzi, gym, kids playground and clubhouse and a cafe …see more
A luxuriously converted stone barn at the head of the Glen, The Hayloft is ideal as a retreat for one or two couples. Architecturally designed with an internal open walkway and finished to a high standard, achieving a 5 star rating. Whilst separate to Auchavan Stables, …see more
Stayed with my wife and were joined by friends. A very relaxing stay in beautiful surroundings. A great secluded getaway, perfect location for some hill walking. The sauna was great after a day out on… More
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