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Carn Mhor Lodge is a newly built, detached property located at the High Burnside development in Aviemore. Set back in a secluded location with forest walks to the rear of the house, the property boasts fantastic views of the Cairngorm mountains from the upstairs and dow …see more
Beautiful comfortable home. Even though it was in an estate, it was set back from the other houses, hidden amongst trees. This gave it more privacy.
The house was well equipped, with plenty of room f… More
“Fantastic Getaway - Beautiful Home”
Reviewed 21 May 2015
I arranged a birthday surprise for my partners birthday for us and his close friends to attend the Carn Mhor Lodge in Aviemore. Organising with Sarah was straightforward and I found her extremely help… More
“Absolutely Fantastic, All Home Comforts And More Could Not Fault It”
Reviewed 20 May 2015
We had a fantastic weekend at the Carn Mhor Lodge. The house is just amazing. Even better in real life than in the photos. An excellent base for visiting the Cairngorms national Park and further beyon… More
This fabulous 4-bedroom ground floor apartment has been completely renovated in year 2011. Featuring a total of 151 square meters of inner living space and a private garden with direct views on the famous mountains of Kitzbuhel, it is an ideal home for your perfect Alp …see more
This sunny 65 sqm 2 bedroom flat is located right in the center of Cervinia, behind the church of the main square, in the immediate neighborhood of the pedestrian area with all its restaurants, cafes, and shops, and next to the "Cretaz" ski area (you can reach …see more
The perfect location for skiing in cervinia, just a short walk from the ski shops and the lift. We decided to go at short notice and the owner and the management agency went to great lengths to ensure… More
“super central accomodation !”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2013
cosy furniture, main ski lift within easy reach, very convenient as shops and supermarket are nearby and everything can be reached by walking. Plus nice views on the mountains from the apartment… More
“Enjoy the Snow!”
Reviewed 13 Mar 2013
I was in this apartment with my family, i chose it especially for the location and my choice was fully confirmed.
In 5 minutes only you can reach walking the ski slopes, with small children has been … More
7 'Residenz Zwieselstein' is a delightful, bright, south facing luxury first floor apartment in a great location, situated in one of the best known Ski regions in the Tirol, but also a beautiful area for Walkers and Hikers in both Summer and Winter.
The complex is sit …see more
Travelled to Zwieselstein for 12 days over Christmas 2011. Have never spent Christmas away from home before, and we were not dissapointed. The apartment was spacious and well appointed. The view of th… More
Built in 2008, Luxurious Ski-in, ski-out, apartment, access to 265km of slopes, 18 hole golf course, Summer & Winter resort, Wellness & Fitness centre, Shops & restaurants, Pierre y vacances 4 star luxury development at the base of the French Alps with excellent snow re …see more
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
A beautifully appointed studio apartment leading to a spacious balcony with stunning views overlooking the mountains. The apartment is situated in the village of Leukerbad in the Valais region of Switzerland. There is plenty to do for individuals, groups and families. L …see more
We enjoyed our stay in Les Naturelles. Studio was nice, comfortable and clean. Balcony and view from it was amazing. It is quiet place so you can have a good rest. Hope to stay in Les Naturelles in wi… More
“Wonderful stay in the Alps”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2013
This apartment is small but very comfortable and perfectly situated on the edge of Leukerbad. It was perfect for us. The view from the balcony is wonderful as you look across the fields towards the mo… More
“Brilliant Place to go..”
Reviewed 23 May 2012
Accommodation was perfect. Really nice location. very friendly staff.
if you want peace of mind and stay away from busy & hectic life this is worth going place.
Definitely recommend to go..… More
We are close to the ski slopes and spa town of Gerardmer and in the Natural Park of Les Ballons des Vosges. Two people or possibly 4 are welcome to stay in our well appointed apartment of about 80 square metres for a "get away from it all" break. Here you may …see more
A stunning and spacious two bedroom luxury apartment, close to the centre of St Gilgen. Tastefully decorated and furnished to a high standard, this apartment offers the utmost in comfort and luxury during your holiday. As well as two bedrooms, there are two bathrooms …see more
No 14 at a glance:• Victorian End Terrace Cottage• Can Sleep up to 6 Guests• Multi Fuel Stove & storage heating• Centrally located in Aviemore Village• Free Wi-Fi Internet Access• Easy access to bars, restaurants, transport and shops• Views of the Cairngor …see more
I stayed here with my son and partner for 5 nights from 16th June and this is a lovely cottage with plenty of room, a homely feel and in a nice quiet location. Everything you could need is there, it i… More
Many thanks for the lovely review. We're sorry it was too hot for the fire!!!!
Relax in our beautifully converted apartment with stunning views of Mont Blanc and Les Bossons Glacier. It is perfectly located for exploring all the Chamonix Valley has to offer, all year round. At 60m2, the apartment feels exceptionally spacious. The open plan living …see more
In the center of Andermatt (Poststrasse 3), close to ski-lifts (250m) and ski-train (250m), you find this modern, smart and fully equipped apartment. 73 m2 with all amenities for 4-6 persons: stove, espresso machine, TV, dishwasher, microwave, fully equipped kitchen, Wi …see more
This 3 bedroom, apartment is situated in the beautiful village of Hinterthal, in the Austrian Alps. The apartment is set up perfectly for a family or friends wanting to go on vacation.The main apartment includes a Master suite with en suite bathroom, which includes a sh …see more
Beautifully appointed 49 square metre apartment located less than 100 meters from the beautiful beach of Mazzarò with an amazing sea views.
There is free Wi-Fi throughout the apartment.
There is a spacious open-plan living space with kitchen and living room. There …see more
The apartment was beautifully decorated, with excellent air-conditioning, bathroom and kitchen facilities. Views from the balconies were gorgeous.
It's located literally 2 minutes from the best bea… More
“Fanastic apartment in a gorgeous location in Taormina”
Reviewed 26 May 2014
What a fantastic apartment! Perfectly located down at the water in Taormina and with an amazing view! We loved getting up each morning with the sunshine and eating breakfast on the balkony. The apa… More
Thank you very much for such a nice words.
Has been a big pleasure for me have you as a guests and thank you for taking care of my apartment.
I really hope to see you again one day.
“Valeria Apartment is excellent in all aspects of what constitutes wonderful accomodation - amenities, location.”
Reviewed 12 Apr 2015
My husband and I rate our visit to Taormina as one of our best holidays ever. We travel extensively and have a broad experience of accommodation.
The Valeria apartment was very well equipped, furni… More
Thank you so much for your great feedback Patricia. We do appreciate the time you have taken to leave us your comments. At the same time we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at "Valeria" apartment and do hope we will meet you again in the future! With best wishes from Valeria, Paolo and Angelo
"Craigellachie Retreat" is a beautiful well facilitated 3 bedroom self–catering holiday house in a quiet location surrounded by woodland walks and views of the nearby mountains. It benefits from the addition of a summer house, drying room and shed for bike s …see more
Creag Mhor accommodates 4 people and consists of a comfortable lounge/dining area, fully fitted and equipped kitchen, large bathroom with bath and separate walk-in shower and two twin-bedded bedrooms.Creag Mhor has a dishwasher, washer-dryer, fridge freezer, microwave, …see more
We stayed for a weekend with friends and the location and facilities were excellent , the cottage was clean and fully equipped with all items required.
The owners were very approachable and accommoda… More
“Excellent. This house has everything, very comfortable and close to activities.”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2013
House is very comfortable, quiet location but easy access to activities. It is close to dalfaber resort and there is a shopping centre minutes walking distance. We have stayed here several times and… 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
Brglez apartment is located in the village of Bohinjska Bela 4 km from Bled. The house is located in a peaceful, traffic-free area on the edge of the forest on the outskirts of the village on the sunny side with a splendid view of Pokljuka and Jelovica where Galetovec a …see more
Casabella is the largest, most prestigious three bedroom penthouse apartment in the modern Las Brisas complex. Las Brisas is a small development of 38 spacious high quality apartments. The complex has its own large pool surrounded by lush palm trees & sun loungers, …see more
Set on the top floor with uninterrupted, panoramic views of Mont Blanc, Le Refuge is a stylish, two-bedroom apartment in the heart of Chamonix, next to the river and minutes from the shops, ski lifts and public transport. With a south-facing balcony, open-plan layout an …see more
“A perfect apartment for a short stay in Chamonix”
Reviewed 14 Oct 2014
Autumn walking long weekend to Chamonix. Lovely apartment in a great location. Everything we needed and more. Decided to rent an apartment instead of booking separate hotel rooms. What a good decision… More
“Perfect place to stay in Chamonix!”
Reviewed 23 Feb 2014
We were lucky enough to spend New Year at Le Refuge and be one of the first guests in the newly refurbished apartment. The owners have done a fab job. Everything you could want from ski accommodation … More
“Stunning alpine retreat with all mod cons in the heart of pretty Chamonix”
Reviewed 17 Feb 2014
Le Refuge is a hidden gem right in the heart of pretty Chamonix. The apartment is beautifully decorated; cosy Alpine charm abounds and complements the stunning views from the balcony windows. It’s t… More
1 HOUR FROM GENEVA AIRPORT 4 MINUTES FROM MEGEVE CENTRE 2 MINUTES TO SKI LIFTSCHIC LUXURY WINTER SKI OR SUMMER GOLF APPARTMENT altitude 1700m SUNNY DUPLEX APPARTMENT GROUND AND GARDEN FLOORSLEEPS 4 ( perfect for 2 adults and 2 children) BEDR …see more
° **** superior style well-being & living° standard occupancy 4 people° Living room approx. 75 m²°+ 2 additional beds available (comfortable pull-put sofa bed in the living area)° 2 bedrooms° Foyer with coat rack ° 2 bathrooms (bath tubor shower), 1 WC se …see more
3 bedrooms, each can be arranged as 2 twins or king; soaking tub, walk in showers, wine refrig., morso wood stove, solid wood floors, luxury carpet in bedrooms; washer dryer; wifi, vehicle included. Brand new home, 200 sq m. walk-in pantry and utility room, leather sof …see more
Recently renovated to a high standard this cosy two bedroom apartment is located a few minutes walk from the centre of Chamonix, and a stones throw from the rail and bus links which access the ski areas of the valley. The property comprises of one double and one twin be …see more
Initially we were worried because we have never been here before. But our worries were unfounded. The apartment is beautifully furnished, clean and modern. It has everything - good sound system, wifi … More
Thankyou for your kind comments and great to have you stay in our apartment, we agree too that the loaction is perfect which is one of the main reasons for choosing to purchase it in the first place. We hope you had a great holiday and hope to see you again soon.
“Perfect base for touring Chamonix and surrounds”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2016
We booked the flat for the UTMB festival week in August this year. Contact from owner was clear and helpful - remember to check trash emails if you haven't heard from them. The flat was five minutes w… More
Beautifully appointed two bedroom/two bathroom apartment that can sleep up to a maximum of eight people. Situated in Les Coches, a Savoyard style ski village at the heart of the paradski ski region, just 100m from the ski slopes. View of Mont Blanc from the east facing …see more
Nice and clean. View for Monte Blanche, close to car park and center of village. Access to swimming pool , great for children!! -keep them busy.
Big living-room what give you a chance to spend rela… More
Enjoy stunning mountain views from one of our beautiful lodges situated only 3km from Zabljak town centre in the heart of Durmitor National Park. This cosy Lodge has a beautiful wood burner to keep you warm on those snowy nights. This is a perfect place to bring your fa …see more
An apartment situated in the heart of Mürren, a picturesque car-free village with great skiing, genuine charm and some of the most spectacular scenery in the Alps. It is ski-in/ski-out during the winter and fully equipped with all mod cons including two widescreen TVs …see more
Apartment 2 is situated on the first floor (upstairs) in our traditional Austrian house. The area could not be more stunning, with the mountains providing a backdrop for any outdoor activity that takes your fancy. In Winter, skiing, cross-country skiing, walking, sno …see more
“Excellent location for hillwalking and other outdoor activities.”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2014
Peaceful safe location for couples,groups and familys.happy mointains is run by an english couple so the language barrier is'nt a problem.… More
“Superb spacious, clean, light and stylish apartment. Good location.”
Reviewed 7 Mar 2014
This was just what we needed. We were fed up with cramped ski apartments and this huge, light, airy and spacious apartment was great. The whole apartment has been recently refurbished to a very good… More
“great area - lots of variety”
Reviewed 23 Sep 2013
My (adult) son & i visited Weidach on a cycling holiday. The area is great with lots of different things to do. The owners were most helpful with suggestions of rides and things to-do. the road riding… More
Stunning location. Easy walk to village centre and lifts. No steep slopes to access ski lifts, bars, shops restaurants and banks. The apartment is on the 3rd and 4th floor offering uninterrupted views of the mountains, with large windows and mountain facing balcony. Two …see more
“Lovely stay - good snow, great food, even better bars!”
Reviewed 17 Jun 2013
After narrowing down the options to choosing between Andorra and the more traditional ski area of the 'Three Valleys', I was delighted and equally surprised by all that Andorra has to offer. The slope… More
Reviewed 14 Jan 2016
We recently returned from Soldeu and stayed at the apartment (El Clos) and it was a fantastic experience. A huge thanks to Gary for being so helpful. The apartment now has fast internet and this is a … More
I am very happy you enjoyed my apartment and the experience Soldeu has to offer.
I really want my guests to be happy. Any suggestions on how to improve are always welcome.
Best regards Gary
This spacious one-bedroom apartment is located on the 5th floor. The apartment comfortably sleeps 5 people and is well-suited to a family. The large living/dining room has two sofa beds and a pull-out bed, and a new large-screen HD-television. The well-equipped kitch …see more
My girfriend I stayed here during the first week of September. We travelled from the UK across the plains of France from Calais. It took us about 10 hours including stops and so the apartment is easil… More
This apartment is fantastic, from the extremely helpful staff on reception to the very comfy beds, the whole experience was great. if you want a base for walking around breathtaking scenery then this … More
Chalet Eglantine is located in the centre of Les Gets, a traditional alpine town linked to the Portes du Soleil. The Portes du Soleil region is the largest interconnected ski area in the world and boasts 628kms of pistes, 288 marked slopes, 209 ski lifts and covers 8 Fr …see more
Just returned from our second holiday in the chalet Eglantine. Can't praise / recommend the chalet or the owner (Richard) highly enough.
The chalet itself has all you could wish for and more - eve… More
“Spacious luxury apartment in a great location”
Reviewed 16 Feb 2012
We stayed as a group of 6, 4 adults and 2 children our stay started the 4th Feb 2012. The chalet was well equipped, furnished to a high standard and very spacious to accomodate everyone and all the s… More
“Excellent chalet in friendly french town with enough skiing for 1 week”
Reviewed 27 Jan 2012
Chalet size - excellent, the pictures don't do it justice.
Chalet quality - excellent with the wood giving a warm feel. the background heating and insulation keep it snug.
Location - Excellent, … More
Chamonix is a top alpine resort. Our accommodation has its own private garden. Natural shade is provided by large birch and fir trees. Ideal for BBQ'ing (Weber BBQ provided!) with views of famous alpine peaks. Forest walks begin practically right outside your doo …see more
A group of 4 of us stayed here for our annual ski long weekend away. The welcome we received from the owners was fantastic with a few fresh bits and bobs (and a iced brioche that could clog arteries … More
Thanks you were great guests and left the apartment in immaculate condition.
This modern, well appointed apartment has a surface of 100 m2. The open plan kitchen and living/dining room invite you to a comfortable holiday. The apartment has 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and sleeps 4 (one bedroom with a double bed and one bedroom with twin beds). Smo …see more