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Beach front villa in the pristine north of Bali . Direct beach access , private 18x6m infinity swimming pool , private car with driver available , lounge room with poolbiljard , entertainment room with home cinema , tropical garden, ensuite slp with AC. 6 pax staff.< …see more
Private apartment at the Oracle Resort Broadbeach - Level 28 Tower 1Ocean Views - North East Aspect Gold Coast Luxury Resorts manage a number of these apartments - if this property is unavailable for your required dates please message us so we can provid …see more
“Fantastic villa with helpful owner and property manager.” We booked Casa Maurice for our silver wedding anniversary in which we invited our family to stay with us. The youngest child was 10 years old and the oldest adults were pensioners.Despite the v
We have recently returned from a week in Casa Maurice. We were a party of twelve, aged from 1 to 60. My husband and I thought it would be a nice idea to celebrate our 60th birthdays with our family an… More
“Villa was spacious, well maintained and with a fabulous pool.”
Reviewed 21 Jun 2012
We were an extended family (12 of us) and Casa Maurice was more than adequate for such a large group. The Villa is furnished with quality furnishings and the kitchen has every amenity that you could w… More
“Wonderful!” Our stay at Villa Olivier in November 2011 was as enjoyable as on all our numerous earlier visits.
Eric & Pauline, Lionel and the maids are all very friendly, efficient and helpful.
The villa and grounds are beautifully kept. Th
Great Villa, ideal location, very well equipped & lovely pool, excellent welcome basket and lots of attention to detail from the owners. Well done Eric & Pauline, 10 out of 10! This was our second v… More
“Beautifully appointed, high standard, private villa, great location!!”
Reviewed 29 Feb 2012
I cannot believe anyone would have anything negative to say about this villa!! We stayed at villa Olivier in June as a holiday for my 30th birthday and we were not disappointed. The villa is in a grea… More
Reviewed 29 Feb 2012
This is our 3rd time at the fabulous Villa L'Olivier and we will be back. The property is immaculate and obviously very well maintained. It is in a quiet residential area just 5 mins walk from the b… More
“Fantastic apartment with stunning views” Large apartment that overlooks a beautiful rocky beach which is just over the road, and is only a 10 minute walk to a sandy beach in the town of Gran Tarajal which has a good selection of restaurants and cafes
Casa Sylph has everything you need for a perfect holiday. This spacious apartment has a lovely ocean view and an amazing terrace. It is modern, well-equipped and clean.
The apartment is located in… More
Reviewed 19 Apr 2012
Very pleased with apartment. Large, excellent facilities and very well-appointed.
Resort itself rather quiet and limited with OK beach. Need a car to visit better beaches and attractions. However, l… More
Reviewed 28 Aug 2016
Stayed in the apartment / complex in Juy
the apartment was faultless everything you want is there - very spacious and loved the design of the apartment,
The patio was huge! and was drenched in sun… More
Located on the beach at Palm Beach, Gold Coast. Self contained, air conditioned apartment in Princess Palm Resort. Amazing views south to Currumbin and north to Surfers Paradise. Close to shops and airport. Linen supplied. Secure parking.
Perfect place to holiday! Fully …see more
“GOOD HOLIDAY” villa is very nice and the location is very good. by bycicle it's possible to go every where. the house is very large , kitchen and rooms are complete ; must attention to the cleaning of each particular also for swimming pool area, s
Our first trip to Bali and we had a wonderful experience with the villa.
Upon clearing the customs at the airport, we were met with a smile from Katut who held a sign with my name on it. We were th… More
“like a princess”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2012
We have stayed two weeks at Villa Viona, accidentally because we had had some troubles in an another place.
We was really lucky because Villa Viona is like a paradise with a wonderful swimmig pool, a… More
Reviewed 19 Oct 2015
We stayed in Villa Viona 2 for 12 days in October while celebrating my birthday and our wedding anniversary. From day one everything was perfect and had no problems at all. Roni the Manager was there … More
Dear Shar, our staff was delighted with you!
Thanks a million for your kind and exhaustive review.
Hope to see you back in Viona 2,
all the best,
“Fantastic stay at Villa da Naranja” We have just got back from a lovely week at this villa in Lagos. We were a group of 3 couples and one baby and the villa was just perfect for our needs. It has a modern stylish feel with all mod cons. The outside po
“Sensational Villa, very relaxing and within reach of Lagos on foot.”
Reviewed 19 Aug 2013
Villa da Naranja is a lovely villa with everything you could possibly need to enjoy your holiday. I went with my wife and 2 children (17 & 13). Firstly the villa is much larger than I expected from th… More
“Very relaxing lovely holiday”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2013
The villa was beautiful and very spacious. We were with our 2 teenage boys (12 and 15) and there was plenty space for the boys (and us!) to have our own space when needed. The pool was their favourite… More
Reviewed 9 Jul 2013
Villa da naranja is absolutely stunning. We have stayed in another 2 villas in this street which are gorgeous but this villa just has the edge. It is located between beach and town and is in a lovely … More
“Excellent villa with stunning views” Had a wonderful time at Casa Vista Del Mar from 23/03 - 05/04 2014.
Everything about the villa is first class.
Views are superb and the villa is well equipped and comfortable.
Bedrooms are spacious and comfortab
The villa is located in a fantastic location with stunning views across the mountains and onto
the coast line , you can just sit back and relax looking at the surroundings . The villa itself is very … More
Reviewed 21 Dec 2013
Just got back from a fantastic week here, I cannot fault this villa at all, very comfortable, plenty of space and amazing views over looking Nazaret. I travelled with two young children and had no wor… More
“Home comforts and great location” We stayed at the apartment for two weeks. It was clean, comfortable and had everything you could need. There was also clean linen and towels delivered half way through which was great.
Great location close to everyth
I would highly recommend this apartment to anyone. It is a new, very nice place to stay with everything you might need while you are there. We were welcomed with a bottle of wine - nice! The owners w… More
Thank you for taking the time to submit a review of your stay. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at our apartment and have taken note of your comment about the lack of wi-fi. We have recently installed wi-fi and cable TV service in the apartment, which will make it more convenient for our guests to access the internet, etc., and to have more options for TV when at the apartment. Thanks for the suggestion!
“Central Location, Fantastic Views”
Reviewed 22 Jan 2013
Centrally located apartment, just 5 mins. walk to train station and 10 mins to bus station. (Lagos has very good access by bus/train to interesting areas along the Algarve.) The apartment itself is v… More
“lovely apartment,will return”
Reviewed 3 Dec 2012
situation very convenient for town,beach and marina.very comfortable accomodation with nice sea views.will be back which i think says it all.… More
“Book it! You won't be disappointed.” We have stayed in many lovely places over the years, but Casa dos Sonhos will be the one we want come back to. We are four busy women, who were looking for a much needed break. This was the ideal place The villa i
We stayed at Casa Dos Sonhos for 6 nights in June. The villa is great - clean, modern, large and has everything you need for a self- catering holiday.
We had no problems during our stay and Ian (the… More
“A fantastic villa”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2016
A beautiful villa in a great location. Very spacious and clean with excellent facilities. The welcome pack was very well received, especially the lemon drizzle cake. The kids loved the pool and the ad… More
“Fantastic Apartment” My wife and I spent ten nights here in June. Wonderful apartment in a excellent location, close to all essential shops and the mariner restaurants and bars. The shared swimming pool was very well maintained and rarely used. The lo
Great communication with the owner which makes all the difference when renting somewhere abroad. The apartment itself is nicely furnished with a large terrace. Small things like plenty of towels for t… More
“Outstanding apartment in great location in Lagos”
Reviewed 27 Sep 2013
This apartment is ideally located in Lagos - close to the Marina and old town but also in walking distance of the beaches and beach restaurants. Having stayed in many apartments in Europe, I can hone… More
Reviewed 29 Jul 2013
Our second stay in this apartment complex and this 2 bedroomed apartment was equally as good as the last one we stayed in ( 3 bedroomed). Very clean and well maintained with great views towards the to… More
Beautiful, fully renovated apartment high up in Sun City Resort on Australia's famous Gold Coast. Sweeping ocean views that include night lights, the canals and hinterland views. With 3 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, and an enormous kitchen.Sun City Resort privately o …see more
“Great Holiday” Visited Casa Innismore with my husband and two friends, we found the villa well equipped, spacious and very comfortable. The outdoor eating and sitting area by pool where nicely furnished, the heated swimming pool just great.
Just returned from a great 4 week stay at Casa Innismore, Sean [the owner] made the whole booking process so easy and kept in touch, making sure all went to plan. We were met by Gary who showed us aro… More
“Lovely villa in ideal location”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2015
Recently stayed in this villa with 3 year old, 9 month old and 3 other adults. Villa was clean, comfortable, spacious and above all very secure. All essential equipment was provided along with some ex… More
“Super location, friendly family style home”
Reviewed 21 Oct 2016
We really felt totally at ease in Casa Inismore. From the moment Gary met us at the entrance to when he waved us off, there was nothing we could fault. The villa has everything you could need and we l… More
“fabulous villa, relaxing stay” Our family of 4 had a fabulous time at Puri Temple. All communication and admin prior to the visit was very clear and Rupert was a pleasure to communicate with. From the moment we arrived we were very well looked after
Vue360 is a luxury, near new, massive stylish bungalow with 7 full size bedrooms with 4.5 bathrooms and amazing majestic views of the hinterland from the enormous back deck It is located on the top of a hill and is on one of the best street of Pacific Pines. It is also …see more
Enjoy a fabulous Gold Coast Holiday in this brand new architecturally designed beach house. 6 bedrooms, all with ocean aspects. 1 x king beds, 2 x queen beds, 1 x double beds, 1 x 2 king single beds, fabulous kids bunk room that sleeps up to 6 (2 x double/single bunks)& …see more
Sunset Cottage is a fully self-contained, open-plan 1 bedroom cottage (with a sofa bed for 2 more guests ideally suited for 1 adult/ 2 children). The cottage is located on a quiet, secluded 5 acre property and has amazing sunset vistas and views over the Byron Bay hinte …see more
“Beautiful Moroccan Styled Villa” We have stayed in Bahiazul several times but this is our first at this beautiful Moroccan styled villa. We stayed for a week in July and found the whole house to be very comfortable and spacious. The living room, with
I've stayed here twice before. I thought I'd done a review but obviously forgot. First time was just me and my husband and second time me, hubby and my parents.
I absolutely love this villa. We had … More
“We wish that we could go straight back there!” Regarding Gran Tarajal. It's all been said before in other reviews but this lovely Spanish town is truly a place that has not yet been spoiled by mass touirsm.
La Solana in the Vista Mar development is s
“A Pleasant Stay” Our first time in Portugal was made a very
pleasant experience because the apartment offered comfort, space and a serene atmosphere. Its accessibility to shops of different sorts, the scenic view of the marina and its proximity to th
We loved the apartment which was spacious with a wonderful balcony overlooking the pool area. The walk along the Marina was very pleasant and we especially liked Lagos and its pedestrianised areas wi… More
Thank you for taking time to review. The sun bed issue is being reviewed and owners have requested more to be placed around the large pool and grounds. Inside the apartment there are two folding sun loungers for easy carry down to use around the pool.. Pleased to hear you had a lovely holiday .
“Fantastic rental property for families”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2011
This as a beautiful, extremely well equipped apartment in a fabulous location. Lagos itself is beautiful with fabulous beach, lovely new marina and quaint old town. The property is, in our view, ideal… More
“Excellent location and spacious appartment. Could not fault.”
Reviewed 26 Jul 2016
We had a fabulous holiday. The appartment was great value and the location was fabulous. The choice of restaurants within walking distance was good and food excellent. Highly recommended.… More
Delighted to hear you had a great time...thank you
“wonderful villa” we stayed at Villa Uno for a week, but didn't want to come home, the views we fantastic, and the villa was so comfotable home from home, also the outside space was really good, we had breakkfast overlooking the sea most mornings, also
This is a fab villa, in a quiet location. We had a great time with our boys aged 11, 10 and 6 who loved the pool, while we enjoyed the views. I would not recommend the pool for very young children, … More
“Location, Location, Location!”
Reviewed 19 Dec 2016
We stayed in this beautiful villa for one week in December 2016. I was highly impressed by the booking process: the owner is extremely professional and helpful. The logistics could not be better! You … More
“Relaxing family holiday”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2016
My family and I have recently returned from a very relaxing two week holiday at Talessa. The Villa is located in a quiet area with total privacy and has stunning views across to Fuerteventura. The vi… More
“Lovely centrally located apartment” Thanks again Gabby for letting me and my family stay in your lovely apartment in Lanzarote. The location was excellent relatively close to the beach and also the supermarket. It was great to have the swimming pool o
“peaceful relaxing holiday in beautiful apartment.”
Reviewed 13 Oct 2014
Stayed in Los Pelicanos apt. 107 for one week in sept.This really was a beautiful apt and complex.About 8 minutes walk to beach shops restaurants etc.But very peaceful and quiet.Our apartment was like… More
Reviewed 17 Sep 2014
We stayed in this lovely apartment in February and had glorious weather. We were delighted with the apartment. It is in a perfect location, a few minutes walk from both the beach on one side and the… More
“Great as always”
Reviewed 11 Apr 2014
Had a great vacation, one week.
Apartment so well located, well appointed, nice neighbours.
Had a few great meals, all within walking distance.
My friend and I have used This apartment over the pas… More
Villa Serena is a well established villa which has recently been upgraded to five star standard , and rentals are privately managed by its English owner. Our pricing policy makes it very affordable for couples and small groups (see rates details). The daily housekeeper …see more
“Faultless!!” Marcus offered to pick us up from the airport,although we were late he was still waiting.On arrival he explained every thing about the apartment.Before leaving he made arrangements for the linen/bedding change the following week.We were o
“Windy luxury in Playa Blanca” Had a wonderful stay at this gorgeous villa. It is very well equipped.We traveled with a baby and the house missed nothing: Babybed,highchair and even a stroller was there,everything of good quality. The house itself is b
Our extended family of 9 stayed at Casa Piscina for a week over the new year, our group ranged in age from 12 months to 60+ and everyone loved this stylish villa.
There is a choice of living spaces… More
“Perfect” Stayed here a few years ago and really enjoyed it. Now the villa has been renovated and is even better. The pool area is brilliant, very private and sheltered. A reasonable distance to walk into town for a meal at night, work up an appetite a
“A holiday rental that felt like home” We stayed at the villa from 10th April 2014 for a week. We know this area of Lanzarote well, we avoid the Puerto Del Carmen "strip" so a villa in Los Pocillos is ideal. The villa is pleasant, in a quiet area but c
Myself and my partner stayed here for 10 days mid August and had the most relaxing time. The villa stands in such a peaceful area and is just gorgeous. It was spotlessly clean and in a perfect locatio… More
“Lovely Villa in peaceful surroundings”
Reviewed 6 Jul 2013
Just had a lovely relaxing 10 day break in Villa Pennlee, the villa was very clean and spacious with everything you needed. The villa is situated in a peaceful location but shops,bars and restaurants … More
“Like a second home!”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2012
Absolutely love this villa, wish it was mine! Close enough to the centre of puerto del carmen that you can easily walk or grab a taxi for about 3 euro, but far enough away that your not in the hustle … More
“The perfect holiday villa” This is the ultimate ‘home from home’ villa abroad. Beautifully furnished with a fantastic pool and superbly equipped outdoor areas. Amazing Sky TV package including sports channels. The property manager Lionel is such a lov
The outside space was amazing, very large secluded garden with loads of seating areas and the best pool (heated) we have ever had. The villa was furnished to an exceptional standard, with many extras … More
“Bellisima is Spanish for Beautiful...and this villa is certainly that!!”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2012
Villa Bellisima exceeded our expectations and then some! We knew it was going to be 'nice' from the photos we had seen but upon arrival it was even better, stunning in fact! There is so much space a… More
“the best villa in lanzarote definatley booking this one again and bringing all the family.”
Reviewed 11 Apr 2012
Wow what a villa, we were amazed at the size and quality of the interior furnishings first class.
The welcome hamper was a great idea especially the wine and beer, the pool was just heaven to swim in… More
The clue is in the name… Watching the sunset is a daily ritual in Bali, and where better to watch it than at this absolute waterfront villa, which faces directly west across the gentle waters of Benoa Bay, offering a front row sun lounger view of its name …see more
“Feel at home” Perfect vacation villa,everything is how it should be,a really feel home villa.If you rent a car it's a plus.Confortable,quiet,full sunexposed,quality.Afther many villas this was the best till now!!I rate this property 5 stars but there
“Very comfortable and spacious 2 bedroom villa in quite area but close to amenities.”
Reviewed 4 Nov 2013
Joanne and Kevin provided us with an excellent villa, which was very much "home for home".
It was very spacious and it had a lovely outdoor sitting area, where we spent most of our time.
The locatio… More
“What more could you ask for??”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2013
Having rented a few villas in our time, you are always curious whether the pictures will fairly represent what you see on arrival. In this case, they exceeded it. The villa is very spacious for a 2 be… More
Reviewed 10 Nov 2012
An absolutely beautifully maintained villa with many extra little touches that were really appreciated. From the first contact, when the availability calender was up to date, Joanne was a pleasure to … More
“Spacious & comfortable 3 bed villa with great pool & outside space.” Fantastic villa, good location, good weather and first class service from making the booking to receiving the refund of the security deposit. The villa was spacious and comfortable w
'Casa Sarah' is a beautifully appointed modern villa and has every facility you will need to enjoy a perfect holiday in one of the Algarve's most attractive areas. With direct access to Meia Praia, an unspoilt beach with good restaurant facilities availab …see more
“Modern, fresh, central, great to deal with” Right from the start, the owner of the apartment was fantastic to deal with. We were met by a local lady with the keys, and she gave us lots of good advice, including to try the Sangria Blanca...yum! It's a
I really enjoyed my stay. The app was presented excellently. We were met by a very nice lady who ran through all that needed to know and if we needed anything she was only a phone call away.
The town… More
Reviewed 5 Aug 2014
Just back from two great weeks in Lagos . I booked this apartment based on previous reviews and how right they were.
Location is perfect 10 min walk to old town and the marina , 15 min walk to the m… More
“The perfect apartment in Lagos”
Reviewed 19 Jun 2014
This apartment was like a home away from home. It was a very large two bedroom, two bathroom apartment with a large balcony. It was nicely furnished and had everything you needed to enjoy your stay. … More
My studio is very practical. It has just been refurbished and furnished. Perfect for three person or a couple. We finished the last renovation of the apartment in 2014.
REVEILLON 2016 and CARNIVAL 2017: 10 Nights minimum stay.
It's located right …see more
The perfect holiday house to use as your base while exploring the theme park capital of Australia. All are only 5 - 10 mins drive away.
This is not your normal Gold Coast canal location! Situated on the edge of a peaceful, large lake, but only very short drive from …see more
“Tip top” A fantastic villa set in a quiet area but still close enough to the town centre. The place is well kitted out with a lovely poolside area and clean pool. The villa and surrounding areas were better than id have expected, the rooms are spaciou