Mountain holidays aren't just restricted to skiing and snowboarding in winter - Summer bring plenty of opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts.
Mountain biking, hiking, lake swimming and watersports are among the opportunities for the energetic. Or if you're after a more sedate break, then there are lakeside beaches to relax on, flora and fauna for nature lovers, or just enjoy the fresh mountain air and the stunning scenery.
Have a break from the coast this summer and head for the mountains...
Located on the first floor (lift access). This two bedroom penthouse apartment is perfect for couples or a family, with flexible bedding configurations available. The master bedroom has king bedding, ensuite with spa bath & separate shower. Second bedroom has a queen or …see more
Ratnakara is an exclusive and private five bed villa built on the South Coast of Sri Lanka. The property is set in 1.5 acres of land on top of a small hill overlooking a quiet bay approximately 1km from Dondra Head Lighthouse. The house is ensures a get away from it al …see more
“Relaxing, wonderful stay with all the trimmings :-)”
Reviewed 18 May 2013
We stayed at Ratnakara for only 3 nights and wished it could have been longer! The villa is wonderful and charming on a grand scale. It sleeps 10 with enough space for privacy if you are travelling wi… More
“most luxurious stay in Sri Lanka”
Reviewed 10 May 2013
My girlfriend and I only spend a couple of nights in this amazing villa and had the entire place to ourselfs. This had defnitiely been the most luxurious stay in Sri Lanka and we couldn't help ourself… More
“An amazing place to stay!”
Reviewed 10 Feb 2013
We were fortunate to be the first guests to stay in this amazing property, which is spacious, well laid out with an great pool too.
The staff are very attentive to your every need and nothing is to… More
Welcome to our beautiful Bajan villa, Westshore, an exquisitely built beachfront villa, finished to very high standards.Just a few kilometers North of Holetown, near Weston, this beautiful beach villa makes a perfect vacation home. It's located on one of the most attrac …see more
Our stay was a pleasure from start to finish.
We were greeted at the airport by the recommended taxi driver and again at the villa by Julianna and Lianna. Julianna ran us through all of the basics of… More
Reviewed 20 Aug 2013
We spent an amazing week at this beautiful beach villa on Westshore, St. James. The house is very spacious, comfortable and adequate for two families to share. The views were like a dream Caribbean po… More
“Definitely the place to stay.”
Reviewed 22 Jun 2015
We spent an amazing, relaxing week at this beautiful beach villa in St. James. The house is tucked away behind an electronic gate down a private drive. The beach is on your door step and the views fro… More
Luxury Villa in Spain, Valencia, with a plot of 10,000 m2 and 600 m2 of house-rent from one week vacation and enjoy the sun and the beach within 20 minutes. WE HAVE 7 BEDROOMSMore activities like mountain bike, horseback ride, and all the entertainment of Valencia with …see more
Stylish, comfortable beach villa (RIGHT AT THE INDIAN OCEAN!) with very friendly and helpful staff (cook/housekeeper, houseboy, nightguard). Breakfasts are included and REALLY DELICIOUS, every morning something else to surprise and delight you! Our superb cook can pr …see more
What a nice experience !!!
Beautiful house, superbe swimmingpool ( the cleanest ever seen) , nice garden that gives straight access to the beach.
Friendly Staf always ready to help ; Pushpa the hou… More
“Paradise does exist!!”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2015
If i have to discribe my stay in villa golden in one word i would say "heaven". The premises are excellent, charming villa and superb gardens. Very nice pool and with a garden that gives into the sea … More
“Still dreaming of this exotic Paradise !”
Reviewed 14 Nov 2015
Still dreaming of this exotic Paradise !
Only a short while since our return home and already longing to go back.
It is hard to describe in a few sentences the overwhelming impressions during our s… More
The garden villa, Villa Jardim has been remodeled in the Indo–Portuguese style that is unique to Goa, with a veranda and terrace over looking the stunning infinity swimming pool, and the peaceful garden rich in flora and fauna. The villa offers stylish comfortable acc …see more
We had the best private stay in this most beautiful house in Goa. Service an accommodation is awesome - with a great private touch. especially the food is the best and cleanest in Goa even the five st… More
“The perfect vacation”
Reviewed 3 Feb 2013
We stayed in the villa Jardim jan 2013. 2 couples and an infant. Overall the stay exceeded our expectaions. Since we had a small child we hung out around the house a lot. Sometimes we ate breakfast, l… More
“Total Relaxation in idyllic surroundings”
Reviewed 10 Jun 2011
Myself and my wife stayed at the Villa Jardim in April 2011. The owners and staff were very welcoming and attentive to our needs at all times.The Villa is of top quality specification with luxury seco… More
The villa is set in one of the most desirable and peaceful community, ideally located in a serene and exclusive Residential area. At this property, you will infuse every moment of your life with the elegant signature touches, services and soul that have made this place, …see more
Perfect stay, everything you needed was at the villa and manager and owner are very helpful. Staff are brilliant and location was amazing, very quiet and not far from town or shops, local tesco was 10… More
“A Beautiful Villa, with friendly staff and owner”
Reviewed 19 May 2011
A group of 7 of us rented this villa in April 2011 for a week and had a wonderful time; the villa was the icing on top of our holiday.
The place was kept seamlessly cleaned throughout the time; staff… More
Bann Chang Thai is surrounded by mountains, lakes, palm trees and has a magnificent view over the village and Andaman sea. Indulge yourself in tranquility, serenity, security and style!Located in Kamala, only minutes away from world-class beaches, shopping, dining and …see more
From the moment Rudy picked us up for our transfer till the end of our stay at the Villa we had a fantastic experience. The staff were amazing and helpful. All the bedrooms were clean and spacious. Th… More
Thank you for your kind words and we are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us, you were a joy to host at our villa. Congratulations once again on your marriage and we look forward to hearing from you in the future. All the best from the team at Bann Chang Thai Villa!
“An excellent choice for your vacation”
Reviewed 5 Mar 2013
We were 5 families staying in the villa together for one week in February, and we had the most amazing time. With 2 pools, a movie room, spacious rooms, an excellent view and the most amazing thaifood… More
Comfort, intimacy and Mauritian living style caracterise residenceLAGON BLEU AZURDuring your stay in Flic-en-Flac, you can enjoy the activities at the coast side, a five minute walk from our residence, and discover the charm of the island by all the activities we can pr …see more
Situated 15 kms from the medieval town of Loches( open market days on Sat/Wed mornings), 500 meters from the castle of Bridoré, 4 kms from the 9 hole "Verneuil" Golf course.Property overlooks the country and the medieval Fortress of Bridoré. Easy driving to the major …see more
Since Escrigas has a big capacity and we like offering the best commodity and exclusivity, we rent the house with chef service. The house has a very special Aga Kitchen where our chef will be cooking only for you our traditional dishes. We want you to discover our delic …see more
Stayed at this fantastic place for 2 weeks with a large group (6 families in total). Everything was fantastic, the house and the surroundings. The house seemed to have everything we needed, for both… More
Thank you loads for the review! Looking forward receiving you at some other point or maybe visiting you in Iceland! =) Best wishes
The boat we are running at the moment is a Lavezzi 40 built in La Rochelle to our specification and we've been sailing her for 10 years around the caribbean islands.The space we are offering to you is the Port (left - if you are standing on the boat facing forward) …see more
“Felt like a millionaire on a private yacht in beautiful places with wonderful people.”
Reviewed 27 Apr 2012
This was our first private yacht charter and it will not be our last! It was easy to book. The owners are very accommodating and follow up promptly with all inquires.We had a very early arrival time … More
Dear Grace and Peter,
Thank you for this review which Robin and I really appreciate.
I am updating my updates and it is bringing back many happy memories.
Wishing you and yours everything of the best,
Villa Frangi is in an ideal location at the south end of Sanur, Bali.
Close to the beach and shopping, we are in a quiet location - giving you space to relax and unwind.
Our villa is perfect for families travelling with children or for groups travelling together who …see more
We were not expecting what we got when we booked this villa. We walked into heaven!
This villa is amazing! It was clean, spacious, welcoming, great value for money and we had such an amazing stay. Pu… More
The Guesthouse Matijevic is a newly redecorated house, positioned in a pinewood forest, about 200 meters away from the sea. The guesthouse is located on the south side of the island, in a lagoon called Jagodna. This is small and quiet place, located under St. Nikola's h …see more
The apartment has an independent entrance which faces onto a large field , lush vegetation surrounds the entire property of over 11,000 square meters, guaranteeing tranquillity and privacy.Agriturismo Segarelli uses a geothermal energy as heating (Green energy). So you …see more
Absolute beach font villa with al luxury and private staff for your housekeeping and cooking wishes. Surrounded by a lush tropical garden you will be able to relax in one of the Bale's (typical balinese relax hut) or plunch in the infinity swimming pool . As the fr …see more
Ocean Villa is the perfect luxury family villa. The villa’s vast living areas, infinity pool, panoramic sea and sunset views, together with amazing staff make it the perfect holiday villa.
The villa is ideally located on the Bukit to access Bali best white sandy beac …see more
I was nervous about booking the villa as it had no reviews, but after speaking to the owner I decided to proceed. I glad I did, we loved every minute of it. The first thing you will notice when you ar… More
This is Rasta Villa Guest house with 4 bungalows to choose from, all ocean views
Born an Bread in Portland and I still believe its one of the most beautiful place in the world. Lush greenery, peaceful ambiance , some of the friendliest people you will ever meet. Many …see more
The house is fully contained with air conditioners in each bedroom and the living room. It also boasts a dishwasher, 6-burner gas stove and sleeps six comfortably. There is one king bedroom, one queen plus two single beds in the living room which could be utilised for c …see more
Marley's is just a dream! The setting is just gorgeous, the staff so lovely and friendly, the food and service supurb and our whole stay just wonderful. Our family learnt so much in our stay and the s… More
“Terrific place ideally located as we returned from Australia”
Reviewed 28 Jan 2014
Thank you so much for the opportunity to stay at Marley Beach Villa. It was a fantastic end to a memorable holiday.
What made it even better was the attentiveness of the staff, without being obtrusi… More
“Wonderful little haven in paradise”
Reviewed 24 Jan 2014
We spent nearly 2 weeks at Marley's and enjoyed the experience immensely. The house is beautiful andwas perfect for us, the beach location great and the staff attentive and helpful. We were taken tuk… More
- Modern architecture and furniture- Porches and terraces with hammocks and barbecue- Sea view and constant sea breeze- Large living room with sofa-bed open kitchen and eating area- Suite with queen size bed, air conditioner, closet and own bathroom- Bedroom with two si …see more
This area is excellent for walkers as there are many scenic walks. There is fishing and swimming in the lake at St Germain Les Belles with a cafe/restaurant overlooking the lake and beach. There are many concerts and Art Exhibitions in the summer months. Also inter …see more
“A typical French gite at the edge of a friendly village.”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2013
The gite is on the outskirts of a village with local shops (bakers, butchers, grocers and a small Casino supermarket). A bigger supermarket could be found 10 mins away. We enjoyed a meal at the local … More
With its high-vaulted ceilings, traditional freezes over the windows and doors and inlaid floors, Siyambala House can best be described as a modern take on the Sri Lankan vernacular. It is light, airy and, at more than 4,000 sq ft, very spacious. The covered terrace ben …see more
We spent a wonderful week in Sri Lanka with Siyambala House as our home from home. Nalaka and his staff looked after us extremely well. Day trip to Yala National Park is worth the 3 hour journey each … More
“Amazing, beautiful, stunning place”
Reviewed 28 Apr 2012
Thank you for an amazing stay, our group loverd every minute of it. Superb stunning villa in a great location with amazing views of the lake. Nalaka was a superb host and couldn't do enough for us, as… More
“Perfect Location, Good Quality finishing and Excellant Staff”
Reviewed 19 Nov 2011
We travelled as a group of 10 to celebrate a birthday occassion. Property was excellant, in very good conditions, great location and perfect for a relaxing break. Staff are very friednly and accomodat… More
The perfect secluded escape to the country with the best lake views in the whole of the cotswolds, a completely hidden sailing lake, so bring your boat (no motor boats allowed) and relax.
Recently refurbished beautiful new England lakeside lodge with uninterrupted view …see more
In a sublime setting next to the Evian Gulf, only a breath away from the vibrant town of Chalkida, the "Coral Villa" in Evia province, near Athens, Greece, offers a heavenly-like retreat that encapsulates the richness of island spirit.VIP Holidays in a Luxury …see more
Renovated Barn located in conservation village of Linton, 10 miles from Cambridge City Centre, convenient for Chilford Hall, Newmarket and Duxford plus all South Cambridge.
Close to The Iknield Way long distance footpath, National Cycle Routes, Audley End House and Gar …see more
If you are looking for unique accommodation from which to explore Cambridgeshire you'll be hard pressed to beat this. Everything is catered for whether you need an overnight stay or something a little… More
Fantastic thank you so much for your review of my little gem Barn Owl Barn in Linton.
Pleasure to have such lovely guest to stay...good luck with your next chapter.
"Casa Conti di Sotto", is a small ,private,rural house with 7 independents houses, renovated in 2015 between the green Mediterranean maquis and marvellous undulating landscape at only 10 minutes from the best beaches and reef of Tuscany, just in front of Elba Island. …see more
We stayed at the property for the second time and we've been welcomed like good friends. The apartments are located within a very peaceful woody area. We could hear all kinds of birds day and night. … More
“A true Mini Paradise - The best holiday ever!!”
Reviewed 7 Oct 2012
Casa conti di sotto is a truely magical tranquil destination, with the perfect combination of relaxation and activities onsite. We stayed for two weeks for our honeymoon in the gorgeous 'Villa Mimosa'… More
“Fantastic Tuscan experience”
Reviewed 18 Nov 2011
We had a wonderful week staying in Villa Guilia at Casa conti di sotto. It is rural and authentically Tuscan. The staff are really friendly and helpful and the owners have thought of everything to m… More
This beautifully converted garden building sits in the grounds of the main house and provides a charming cosy getaway in beautiful rural Sandhurst. The accommodation comprises of a stable door leading to a tiled hallway and en suite bathroom with shower over the bath - …see more
Copacabana Terrace is a 950 square meters penthouse on the top of a building located in Copacabana, at only two blocks from the legendary Copacabana Palace.Copacabana Terrace offers you a gorgeous terrace with a unique panoramic view on Copacabana beach, the Christ of C …see more
Mandarin Villas are situated within a short drive five minutes, to the beaches at the historical, picturesque village of Gumusluk, famous for its Roman archaeological site and excellent fish restaurants. These villas benefit from a large swimming pool and activities suc …see more
“Fantastic villa & pool, very helpful staff always on hand.”
Reviewed 6 Aug 2012
We had a perfect week, 2 families in 2 villas. Emre's staff were always available to take us into the town or shopping and we're unfailingly helpful. The villas were lovely, but the pool was perfect e… More
“Keyifli ve huzurlu bir tatil geçirdik.”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2014
Villalar doğal dokuya uygun inşa edilmiş, ferah bir mimari planı var. Günlük ev hayatında ihtiyaç duyduğunuz her şey yerli yerinde. Temizlik olarak beklentilerinizin çok üzerinde olacağı… More
“Excellent rental for three families”
Reviewed 15 Aug 2015
Villas were comfortable and clean. The pool was large and well maintained - ideal for family games. The eating areas were shaded and gave privacy from the other villas if you wanted it. While bei… More
Casa Tranquilidad is a 6 bedroom (all ensuite) privately owned villa in an exclusive and very safe location in a quiet residential area in Maspalomas. It also has its own swimming pool set in a stunning garden. The location within the Maspalomas Golf Club grounds is ver …see more
We had a wonderful holiday at Casa Tranquilidad 21 Jan - 4 Feb 2013 with 14 days of wall-to-wall sunshine and blue skies, temperature at the poolside up to 29' at one point. Luis and Angela (and the … More
“Friendliest and most relaxing holiday we have had”
Reviewed 30 Sep 2012
We are just bck from another great stay at casa tranquiladad wich truly lives up to it's name. with beautiful gardens and pool very comfortable accommodation and three friendly dogs it allows one to r… More
“A hidden gem that is completely unique and provides utter relaxation.”
Reviewed 15 Sep 2012
My wife and I were looking for something a little bit special, away from the crowds but within walking distance of the main shops and restaurants; this place is absolutely ideal! From the moment we e… More
Cross country skiers can ski straight from the door and both cross country and alpine ski centres can be found just 20 minutes away by car in both directions. All of the cross country ski routes double up as mountain bike routes in the summer, with bike hire widely ava …see more
We stayed in Tatra Lodge over christmas and new year period. First of all, the owner, Jackie, made it so easy for us to book. She was very helpful, friendly and provided us with lots of information t… More
Thanks so much for your lovely review. It's great to know you had such a wonderful time over there in the gorgeous Tatra mountains. I just wanted to let people know that we now have WiFi at Tatras Lodge. There's a 2.5gb allocation per holiday with the option to purchase more if needed.
“Great accommodation, great holiday, highly recommended!”
Reviewed 29 Apr 2013
We really enjoyed the Tatras Lodge accommodation as well as the area (High and Low Tatras). The communication with the owner and a key holder was just great (friendly, kind and caring people!)
“Fabulous house in fantastic location, will definitely return.”
Reviewed 4 Feb 2013
Stayed at this amazing house in August of last year with another family, 6 children in total ranging in age from 7 to 12. They spent most of the day in the small river at the back of the house, pick… More
We have a lot to offer in Doughlasha Hs.We have our own walks from the bb to the family farm where you can view the lakes of killarney.We have free Kennells for guest use so why not bring your dog along and save on kennell fees.There is a Mini Kitchen for Guest use.Each …see more
Our converted farmhouse lies in the valley of the Aso river, 20 minutes from beaches at Pedaso and 45 minutes from skiing in Sibilini mountains. We have two comfortable studio apartments with all facilities.
For those who like to self cater there is use of an adjacen …see more
“A perfect place to get away from it all and explore a beautiful region”
Reviewed 16 Jun 2012
The property has been beautifully renovated and two self contained apartments have been installed which open onto poolside. The service was fantastic and very friendly.
The breakfast was great featur… More
Thank you for your comments, we look forward to seeing you again.
“A MEMORABLE VACATION IN A WONDERFUL COUNTRY SIDE LOCATION, WITH HOSTSMAKING YOU FEEL LOKE YOU ARE AT HOME.”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2013
We had a very warm welcome and found our apartment very comfortable, well equipped and spotlessly clean. A few steps to the pool and garden with Olive,Persimmon and walnut trees. The views of the surr… More
Thanks for your kind words. We look forward to welcoming you again here soon!
“A lovely base to explore a lovely area.”
Reviewed 23 Aug 2012
We found this a delightful and secluded base from which to explore this lovely area. The owners were both welcoming and accomodating and you would be hard pressed to guess that previous residents of o… More
Thanks for your kind comments. We listen to our visitors to ensure that we maintain standards for the next guests. We look forward to seeing you again!
Designed to provide a comfortable environment where you can relax and enjoy the company of family or friends, our catered chalet is located in the ideal position to enjoy panoramic views and very easy access to the essentials of a good ski holiday. The chalet is within …see more
Roman Suite is a newly refurbished apartment on the fourth floor (with lift) of an elegant palazzo dating from the beginning of the ‘900. Steps away from caffès, trattorie (tipical Italian cousine), restaurants and bars, to make your evenings enjoyable and memorable …see more
“A great place for our anniversary weekend in Rome”
Reviewed 5 May 2015
A lovely, stylish apartment for two in a great block close to the Vatican. The host was lovely and welcomed us and looking after us during our stay. The room was immaculate. We greatly enjoyed having… More
thank you for your review.
We were happy to host you during your anniversary and that you enjoyed your short visit.
Hope to see you back in rome.
“Perfect Place to Stay - Location and Apartment”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2013
I rented the Roman Suite for 6 nights in mid September. The apartment is exactly as advertised. It was very, very, very clean and beautiful and quiet, except for some construction taking place in th… More
“You dont need three coins in a fountain - just Rome and Roman Suite”
Reviewed 4 May 2013
Roman Suite is a brilliantly presented, warm, comfortable place to stay in Rome. Emma was endlessly helpful and thoughtful (she has great taste in music, kindly leqving so,e CDs for us to enjoy). My h… More
SPECIAL OFFER TO ALL GUESTS OF THE RIVIERA:Upon Payment of Deposit we offer our guests a special 15% off the Red Funnel Ferry from Southampton to the Isle of Wight.The Riviera offers you the only hot tub in the UK just 10 feet away from the sea with panoramic ocean view …see more
Chalet de la Vanoise is a gorgeous family-run, catered chalet in the winter and is open all year round. It has a Hot Tub, Sauna and lots of extras including ski boot drier/warmers. It is a wonderfully equipped chalet thoughtfully set out over 5 levels. There are 7 bedro …see more
Sandul Villa, situated in Beruwala, 56 km from Colombo and 87 km from International airport on the west-south coast of Sri Lanka. The Villa located in a very beautiful place. Just 5 minutes driving with tuk-tuk will bring you to the beach coast of Indian ocean (around 1 …see more
A family home with two private bedrooms each with a flat screen TV and sharing a modern bathroom; also plenty of storage for longer stays. Secure off street parking and public transport at door. Located between airport (5kms) and city (7kms).
Welcoming and friendly sho …see more
Casa Nora is the only full service 'Bed and Breakfast' style inn of its kind in El Yaque. Included in all pricing for accommodations are the following:- Unlimited access to all indoor and outdoor chill out spaces - A hearty and delicious breakfast served on ou …see more