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“quiet but well suited” fully equipped villa, clean with fresh linen and towels, very quiet area
quiet pool near always empty , bit of a walk to shops or town but a walk down and taxi back (4euros) was our way of travel,
overall good relaxing br
Surrounded by mature gardens and patios with magnificant panaromic views of mountains and sea. Very tranquil and private.The Villa consists of 5 large bedrooms. 1 double master bedroom with dressing room and en suite, 3 double and 1 twin bedrooms. The main bedr …see more
“All just perfect!!” We stayed in Jim's bungalow for one week 4-11 June 2016 and it was all we could ask for and more. The bungalow is clean, well equipped and very comfortable. It was just wonderful having the communal pool just across the road from
“Our ultimate holiday experience” Cottage Florestal is located in a tranquil & idyllic setting in a perfectly natural environment. Surrounded by the beautiful Barao de Sao Joao wood, bird song is your only sound. It is well-equipped & beautifully furn
A really nicely converted cottage, open plan layout with a mezzanine floor for the bedroom. Very clean, spacious and well equipped - everything from a coffee machine to Wi-Fi. Location is within a nat… More
“A unique and stunning property in a tranquil location”
Reviewed 20 May 2013
Cottage Florestal far surpassed our expectations, a really unique property in a beautiful setting with stunning views to nearby Lagos. The cottage is spacious, comfortable, and well equipped. Karen an… More
“Excellent property” Stayed for a week seven adults. Whole party agreed that Neverlands was a great property to stop in. Location was great for getting around Pembrokeshire and was a quite and relaxing yet only a few second away from the main road.
“Excellent” The Villa is a good size, well furnished and stocked and very comfortable. Its only a 5 minute walk to he nearest supermarket, bars and restaurants in the Commercial Centre. Guests are well looked after and this is demonstrated by the facil
This is our second visit to El Sultan. The complex is perfect for all ages. It is quiet and only a few minutes walk to the centre.
The Owners Lorraine and Kevin are lovely and provided everything y… More
“Great apartment in a quiet location”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2014
Just back from two weeks staying at the El Sultan complex. Really nice apartment about a 20 minute walk from from centre of town and 5 minutes from nearest large supermarket. Lorraine was there to mee… More
“Everything you need for a lovely family holiday”
Reviewed 30 Apr 2014
We are just back from a week at the El sultan complex in Corralejo with 3 kids under 8. The apartment was great - very nicely decorated, plenty of space for the whole gang, lots of toys and DVD's for… More
“Perfection” You can search forever for perfection it is said......We found it hidden or not so hidden in Puerto Del Carmen.
Seaview is the ultimate in holiday properties. From the moment you step through the front door, all that you feel is a sense
Best stay ever in Lanzarote, apartment perfect view perfect
Spotlessly clean throughout
Will definitely stay again 10 out of 10… More
Once again thank you for your nice words. I look forward to welcoming you in a future.
“Dream apartment by the ocean!”
Reviewed 12 Aug 2013
My husband and I stayed here for two weeks and enjoyed every minute of our stay in this lovely apartment. It is very spacious and has a very large terrace with beautiful sea views, its very well equip… More
“great location” Right in the centre of Croyde village, with parking - a major advantage in Croyde.
A nice cottage with a decent sized kitchen.The weather wasn't kind but we went surfing anyway- walking distance.We also went horse riding on Exmoor.
We stayed here for a three night weekend break with our baby and toddler. The cottage was just what we needed with a cosy lounge, large modern kitchen with high quality appliances and good sized bedro… More
“Great location and really nice cosy cottage close to the sea”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2011
We stayed with our daugher [15 years] and on and off, 2 friends plus a small dog.
Ideally located to walk to the village for shopping/meals and to the beach via the very nice beach path.
The cottage… More
Thank you for the review. We're glad you enjoyed putting your feet up. Hope to see you again. Jon and Tricia
“Well-equipped cottage in the centre of pretty Croyde village”
Reviewed 17 Jul 2011
As a group of four surfing girls the cottage had everything we needed, including a lovely big kitchen with dining table for evening meals. Just down the road from the surprisingly happening local pub … More
We're glad you enjoyed the cottage and the surf. Look forward to seeing you next year. Best wishes Jon and Tricia
“Amazing holiday” We stayd here on the first week of September and I can honestly say we couldn't have asked for a better place to stay, everything was so clean and the beds so comfortable they even catered for my 16month old he loved it. We can't wait
The View is a totally refurbished two storey apartment with what can only be described as some of the best views in Newquay. The apartment sleeps four and benefits from a brand new kitchen with all new Bosch appliances, comprising of dishwasher, washing machine, gas ho …see more
A beautiful decorated and fully equipped 2 bedrooms villa with private car park, garden, solarium with volcano view and 2 very quiet and clean shared pool ( 1 child/ 1 adult).Kalima villa is located in a small and private complex in Corralejo, near to the famous N …see more
“Will return” This a lovely bright, light, modern apartment, spotlessly clean and well equipped. Its right on Porth beach, you can lie in bed listening to the waves. Parking spaces are a bit tight so I wouldn't like to go in a huge 4x4. I would be more
“Beautiful beach apartment, immaculately presented and perfect for family”
Reviewed 2 Jul 2013
Stayed with my husband and 20 month old daughter and will definitely be back. The apartment is immaculate, modern and includes everything you could need for self-catering (great kitchen crockery, pots… More
“Amazing location on the beach, fantastic appartment, perfect holiday.”
Reviewed 13 Jun 2013
The property is immaculately presented and superbly furninshed with everything you could need - it really does feel like a home away from home. We travelled with 2 young children (2 & 6yrs), and the … More
“Luxury apartment in a fantastic location”
Reviewed 12 Jun 2012
Despite traditionally British half-term weather, we have just returned from a very restful week staying in Coast 1.
On arrival the apartment was absolutely immaculate. All the fixtures, fittings… More
“Fantastic place!Highly recommended!” Wow, what can I say about this absolutely amazing holiday home. It's location is amazing, just a few steps down to the estuary. Perfect for families with children. My kids loved this place & we'll definitely be ret
We went to Newquay as a large extended family(14) including very young children. The house was immaculate and we could not have asked for anything more, although the cream tea from the owners was a ve… More
Reviewed 2 Jan 2013
We were a group of 12 staying over the new year period at Quay House. Upon our arrival we were greeted with a well wished card from the landlord and 2 bottles of bubbles to celebrate bringing in the n… More
“Another fantastic stay!” Apartment was great. This is the second time we have stayed in this small and lovely complex but the first time in this apartment. It was very spacious, well furnished and very clean. A lovely big balcony which got the morn
“Great location and well organised apartment for a family holidays!” Besides St. David being one of the best place to be if you love nature, I'd just say 4 things about this ground floor apartment that we, family of 4, rented for 4 days in June 2016:
“Lovely apartment!” The apartment is very clean and homely with everything you could need. Great location as around 5 mins drive into high street and beaches. Great view from apartment in a quiet area. Would 100% recommend!
Just got back from a weeks stay at Lakeside Apartment and what can I say other than brilliant... It was clean, modern and well equipped. The balcony was great overlooking Trenance Lake there was a go… More
Thank you so much for your kind revenue. We're so pleased you had a great time. We would love to welcome you and the family back any time.
Reviewed 30 Jun 2016
Beautiful, light, airy apartment, with excellent facilities. It was lovely to sit out on the balcony in a morning enjoying a coffee whilst looking out on the lovely view of the boating lake. Nice quie… More
It was such a pleasure to have you stay at the Lakeview Apartment, we are so glad you enjoyed all the surroundings and completely agree the cafe is outstanding. Thank you so much for this kind review.
“What a view!” This is a lovely apartment in the heart of Newquay. It's very close to the town centre - just a couple of minutes walk, but far enough away not to be disturbed by the noise of revellers. The apartment has modern furnishings, a great balc
“Brilliant time had by all” The house was really good everything we could have asked for and more.. The Children 14 and 15 were able to go to the beach and the village alone. We love cooking and the house had all the utensils we needed. beds very comfy
This was a very clean, well presented holiday house with all facilities we could ask for.
The bedrooms and bathroom were very clean and all furnishing are in excellent condition.
The house is relati… More
“Stag Weekend To Remember” We rented Edge 14 for a stag group of 19. The house was everything we needed, plenty of beds, toilets everywhere, outside space and a kitchen/diner perfect for chilling in the afternoon or pre-drinks before hitting town. The
Loved staying at Edge14, the house is very well done and well maintained. The location was perfect; close to both town and the beach. Would very much consider staying here again.… More
“High specification house, but still perfectly cozy”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2013
Lovely house, everything felt very modern but yet it was still very cozy and comfortable for our family and friend groupIt seemed that everything had been thought of to make it a real home from home.… More
“Edge 14- Just perfect!”
Reviewed 11 Dec 2012
We have just returned from a weekend at Edge 14 and what can i say......
The trip was for my boyfriends 30th birthday, so i wanted somewhere special and we definitely were not let down by Edge 14!
“Just Perfect!” We stayed at this beautiful holiday apartment at the start of July. I had read all the previous reviews and was slightly sceptical that the apartment could be that good. The aspects that make for a great stay are all there in spades. Lo
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 main… More
“Great modern apartment in central location”
Reviewed 25 Apr 2014
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
“Amazing villa!” after our first stay at villa lea we knew we would be back, the villa itself is spotless, spacious and is equipped with everything you could possibly need. and you could not get a better location close to all amenities. this villa is r
Have stayed at a few villas in Puerto Del Carmen but Villa Lea takes first spot, everything you could wish for, for a relaxing holiday. Very private but close to all amenities. I would have not hesi… More
Thank you so much for your kind comments.
“Fab Villa - Bit Of Luxury - Couldn't Ask For Better”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2012
We were a party of eight adults visiting Villa Lea for the first time in March 2012. We were met at villa and given details all about the villa. We were really impressed and it had everything you coul… More
Thank you very much for you excellent review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your holiday at Villa Lea
Reviewed 26 Sep 2011
we stayed in villa Lea in July for eight days it was an amazing villa very luxurious. The heated outside pool and hot tub was a little bit of heaven! great location peaceful but only a short stroll to… More
Thank you for your great review much appreciated.
VILLA JOLE has Private Pool, Aircon (coin operatedand )a BRAND NEW TOP OF THE RANGE HOT TUB to Enjoy The Fantastic All Year Round WeatherGreat Location With All Amenities including the world class marina within A 5 Minute Walk Or 5 Minute Drive Further A Field.Sleeps 8 …see more
“Awesome !!!!!!!!!!!” You enter the apartment via a lift directly into the main hall. The lift open into a light, spacious, oasis. The living dining area has amazing views over the beach and is a great place to sit, eat and chat with friends and fami
We are a party of 8 people who stayed here in May to celebrate a birthday.
Upon arrival we were all massively impressed by the location and facilities offered by the accommodation. Not only were th… More
“Amazing apartment with brilliant views of Fistral Beach”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2015
Brilliant apartment with loads of space. Ideal for more than one family as you don't feel on top of each other and each bedroom has their own bathroom.
Stunning views and great location next to Fi… More
“Beautiful place to see In the new year!”
Reviewed 5 Jan 2015
Stayed at the Rocket apartment with a large group of couples to see in 2015. We were all stunned by the beautiful views from the apartment, from almost every room you could see the beautiful Cornish C… More
“An ideal place to stay” We had a wonderful week at this gorgeous villa which was exactly as described. It has everything you could possibly need and is very spacious and comfortable. We enjoyed the flexibility of not having to go out to restaurants
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 … More
“Couldn't wish for anything more”
Reviewed 1 Jul 2012
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
“Great flat, excellent location” We had a great time at pinewood with our 2 sons, 2 and 6 months old and our dog. Flat is well equipped if a little dated but has everything you need. Rooms are big and there is plenty of space for the kids to set up the
“Great holiday apartment with lovely views and only 10 mins walk from the beach.”
Reviewed 17 Apr 2012
My wife and I stayed here for the first 2 weeks of April 2012, with our two young children (3 and 8 years old). We love this area and this was the ninth year we have come back.
Pinewood is lovely, … More
Thank you for your kind comments
“lovely big apartment, family attractions all close by”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2011
Stayed here during the summer with our 21 month old daughter. It was very safe inside for her to run around as everything on one floor. All the rooms were a good size, just a bit old fashioned. Our da… More
“Loved the apartment” 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 with a wonderful choice of lovel
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
“A Pleasant Stay”
Reviewed 12 Jan 2013
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 … More
“Well positioned, high quality accommodation, fantastic value.” Thanks Lynn and Dave for sharing your holiday home. We had a fantastic week. The apartment is well located and the facilities were home from home. The beach is only a short walk away. The
We first stayed one week in September 2011. The best comment we can make on our experience with the property and its landlord is to have returned for 2 weeks in July 2012. Location, condition are equi… More
Nice to have you back staying with us, hope to welcome you again in 2013 !
“Fantastic property, easily accessible to fabulous beach and vibrant town of Lagos!”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2011
We had a great holiday ... it's a perfect location for families with teenagers, as they could make their own way into Lagos safely. Very close to a superb beach with water sports, sun beds and great b… More
Your comments are much appreciated, hope to see you again.
“Comfortable and stylish in a stunning location” This beach fronting holiday accommodation is perfectly presented and conveniently located. It is new and beautifully furnished with comfort and style.
Porth beach is between Watergate Bay and Newquay to
“Perfect Location, Clean, Modern, Comfortable......what else do you want?!”
Reviewed 29 Oct 2015
As said above! The owner was very helpful, clear and efficient in communication. The location was beautiful, a lovely short walk from the town centre and a stones throw away from Porth Beach. You can … More
Thanks for your super review, I'm glad to hear the booking info and communication we provided in advance was appreciated. Fantastic to know you enjoyed your stay at Beach Sandpiper, and made the most of the fabulous walks and coastline this area has to offer. We hope you will return to this lovely part of Cornwall. Best wishes, Adele
“Fantastic property right next to the beach”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2015
Our family spent a week here and loved the property and the location. The cottage is new, spacious, well designed and beautifully furnished, with everything included that you could want including exce… More
Thank-you for your glowing review of Beach Sandpiper. We are thrilled to know you enjoyed the cottage and area as much as we do. It sounds like your family explored many delights of Cornwall, whilst also appreciating the fabulous beach and spectacular coastline on the doorstep. We're pleased you had a wonderful holiday.
“Excellent accommodation, beautiful location.”
Reviewed 31 Oct 2015
Had a lovely stay in beautiful Porth Beach. The house was excellent, fully equipped and very modern, exceptionally clean too. On the beach in under a minute! Enjoyed it so much that we hope to do a re… More
Thanks for your lovely review, it's great to hear how much you enjoyed the comfort of the property and beach side location. Thanks also for your rebooking, we look forward to welcoming you back in 2016. Adele
“A fantastic villa” 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 adults enjoyed relaxing on the sun
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
“Book it! You won't be disappointed.”
Reviewed 12 Sep 2014
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 pla… More
“perfect in every way” We have always stayed in and around Seminyak on our previous holidays and decided on trying somewhere a little more quiet and peaceful, away from the hustle and Bustle of the towns. We were pleasantly surprised with what Villa
“Luxurious villa, huge pool, in a great location away from the hustle and bustle”
Reviewed 8 Oct 2014
Our family of four (including a 5 year old and 2 year old) had a 2 week stay at Villa Samskara and it was undoubtedly the most relaxing holiday I have had since having children.
The villa is locate… More
“Felt Like Royalty - Hated to Leave!”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2014
We were greeted at the door to the Villa by the staff armed with cold towels and friendly smiles. We felt like royalty from that moment onwards. The villa is spectacularly beautiful and very private. … More
“Great Villa. Amazing Staff. Relaxing Holiday.”
Reviewed 11 Aug 2014
We stayed with a group of 5 for 5 days. The villa is modern with all the expected creature comforts done in a local Balinese style. The pool is amazing and backs onto a nice wilderness area.
The vi… More
“Nice clean complex” This is a family friendly safe complex. Spacious units. Good swimming pools.Clean areas Gardens beautifully maintained. A little far out from town but walkable. Needs air conditioning.Lovely holiday.
“highly recommended...excellent accomodation” This has to be one of the finest locations in North Devon-only a few minutes from Devon's best beach- and wonderful walks close by. Jon and Claire have a superb location here, made all the more special
“Beautiful comfortable cosy cottage in the best location you could ask for.”
Reviewed 20 Jun 2011
Had seven nights at Putsborough and we were very lucky with the weather, even managed a few games of tennis. Have stayed in Croyde in the past but found it busy and fancied something by our favorite b… More
Thanks for your review, so glad you had a great time!
“Definitely had the wow factor”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2013
We had a really lovely time, the cottage was beautiful and extremely peaceful. Very high standard for a Holiday let, from v comfy beds through to extensive utensils and crockery..everything was provid… More
Thank you for your lovely review, glad you and the family had such a lovely time and we really hope that you will visit again!
Reviewed 1 Jul 2013
Just enjoyed a great week at Putsborough Manor Cottage the weather was kind which contributed to relaxing time. The cottage is well equipped with everything you could need
Putsborough beach is close … More
Thanks so much for your lovely review, I am sure that it will prove very useful to future visitors. We hope that we will see you again one day.
“Wonderful house in a lovely area” The house was perfect and had everything we could possibly need. Comfortable bedrooms and a well-equipped kitchen. The air-con was a fantastic bonus. The garden was gorgeous and we really enjoyed relaxing by the po
This was our 2nd year renting via Caroline Page and again we were not disappointed. We enjoyed our time so much last year in the Algarve we wanted to return this year. We wanted to stay in a slightly… More
“Perfect home away from home!”
Reviewed 30 May 2014
My partner and I stayed here for a week at the end of May as we wanted to stay in a slightly more rural location but still within a short distance of local amenities. This villa was perfect! Literally… More
“One of the best holidays we have ever had”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2012
It was our first trip to Portugal and we were not disappointed. The villa was lovely and was equipped with everything we could possibly need. It was immaculately clean on arrival and a maid came twi… More
“Lived up to its promise” The apartment is very tastefully decorated with both a contemporary & comfortable feel - it is also very well equipped. The location is great - close to the bus station, the marina and within short walking distance to the cent
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
“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
“A villa with everything you need for a fantastic holiday and more!!” If you are looking for a villa that has style and class with a homely feel then look no further. We have stayed in many villas in our time and this is one of the best. It is beautifu
We were in a party of 4 adults who enjoyed a lovely stay 7 night at this well equipped, wonderfully presented villa in a location that we favour (Faro Park) and have visited many times. All communicat… More
Hi Alison, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely 5* review for us, it really does mean a lot to know that our guests are happy. Glad you enjoyed full use of the pool and outside areas as well as the TV package, it was news to me that you could get Netflixs :) my children will be delighted with that.I am glad you made good use of the local shops and restaurants, We hope to see you all back again.
Regards Bev and Family
“Wow! A wonderful opportunity to relax in luxury.”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2016
Five of us (3 adults, 2 children) stayed in this villa for 8 days and had our best European holiday ever! It really is a delightful villa - spacious, immaculately clean, airy and bright with the bonu… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad you all had an amazing time in and out of the pool and that you found time to catch up on the Olympics. We are glad you like what we have done to the villa, we want it to be a place where people can relax and enjoy their holiday with all the comforts of home. You are welcome back anytime
“Lovely Villa - book it!”
Reviewed 21 Sep 2016
Stayed for a week and thoroughly enjoyed it!
The owner was really helpful from the outset, offering plenty of advice and we loved all the recommendations for local cuisine, especially Sebastyans!
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay in our home and that you enjoyed Sebastyans a real treat for the birthday celebration. Always lovely to hear that guests enjoy the villa and pool and that they manage to get out a bit and see and taste what Lanzarote and Playa Blanca have to offer. You are welcome to come and stay again
“Perfect family Porth Beach retreat” The accommodation was perfect for a family of 4 as there was one double bedroom and one twin room with two bathrooms. We were a family of 4 with 2 children aged 13 and 10 years. The apartment was as seen on Holiday
The views from the apartment are just everything you want from a break in Cornwall. Sadly the apartment is looking a little tired for accommodation in this price range but the view wins !!
The sunset… More
“Fantastic Stay” The apartment was as described , it is located a short walk to Newquay and situated in a quiet location. The apartment is spacious and has two large bathrooms. It had everything we needed and iPod speakers which was a plus. I would rec
“Perfect family apartment” Excellent, modern apartment with great views. 3 large spacious bedrooms one with en-suite. Close to Tesco Express, Aldi and Sainsburys. Parking bay just outside main door. Wi-fi, freeview tv and ipod docking station so my tee