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This beautifully designed villa, located in an exclusive private estate in Azeitao, is situated 40 minutes drive from Lisbon. This elegant property has the use of two private tennis courts, a football playing area and a park for the exclusive use of the residents.
Casa Estrela is a fully equipped villa with beautiful views over the Algarve countryside towards the lights of Faro and the Atlantic Ocean. This spectacular villa lies 15km north of Faro centre. It is equipped with air conditioning and wifi. There is a private pool and …see more
Upon arriving at Casa Estrela their was an unanimous 'wow'. It is a beautiful property and very well equipped and very roomy. We are a family of ten, ages ranging from 6 to 78 years, and we spent a … More
New build detached 4 bedroom villa with sheltered pool. Within walking distance to Blue Bay beach. It is located in a private and high class residential. Modern and tastefully decorated with high spec burglary alarm and monitoring.
The property has been furnished and …see more
Villa D Alisha suited our needs in terms of geographic location and that it accommodated the whole family of 9. The rooms, even though in the same Villa offered some privacy & reflection time without … More
SISTER PROPERTY DO VILLA DO MAR I (5307248) AND VILLA DO MAR II (5313080)
Located on a fajã (a piece of land at the foot of a cliff) in the sunny Calheta area, close to its sister villas (Villa do Mar I and Villa do Mar II) and slightly elevated, Vila do Mar III has be …see more
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Come and enjoy yourself in this modern villa with private swimming pool on the Silver Coast in Cela!
This beautifully designed holiday home has been built in a unique archi …see more
If your top priorities when choosing a holiday stay are luxury and great value for money, than you’ve come to the right place. Villa Hera is a modern deluxe 5 bedroom villa located on a tranquil cul-de-sac within the Oceanico Pinhal Golf Course, moments away from the …see more
Chose Villa Hera to celebrate my husband's 60th birthday with friends and family and had the best holiday ever. The Villa is stunning and beautifully presented and equipped both inside and out. Antoni… More
“This was perfect for the ten of us!”
Reviewed 4 Nov 2012
We had a perfect family get-together at Vila Hera; ten of us including two babies! The villa was marvellous with huge amounts of space, a heated pool and a games room, which suited the ten-year-old - … More
Reviewed 11 Sep 2012
Pingo Doce is a better supermarket than the Spa or Jaffers near the marina. Look for the restaurants away from the marina in the square around the "O Colonial' restaurant. They were good quality an… More
This spacious villa has 2 double and 2 triple rooms, also 2 put up beds which can fit into one of the large bedrooms if required will easily sleep 10 people with the comfort of air-conditioning in hot summer days and central heating on the chilly off-season stays.The vi …see more
Villa Magnolia was perfect for our holiday with 3 teenage boys and their granny. It is a beautiful villa, with lovely cool pool and fabulous gardens. The house itself is so comfortable and the air con… More
“Fabulous villa - wondeful holiday!!”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2012
We have just returned from a fabulous 10 day holiday at Villa Magnolia. As a large extended family of varying generations we have had many villa holidays in this region of the Algarve and can honestly… More
Thank you so much for your review. If it depended on me i would offer you one free week for your sympathy alone :)
It was our pleasure to have wonderful guests such as yourselves staying at Villa Magnolia. It will also be our pleasure to welcome you again in the future.
All the best for you and your family.
“Spacious house+ Big Pool = Happy family”
Reviewed 22 Aug 2013
7 of us stayed in Villa Magnolia with 4 children ranging from baby to teenager. The house was finished to a high specification, was spacious and well maintained. There was ample room for everyone and … More
An immaculately presented one bedroom apartment located within Grand Ocean Plaza, in the stunning central location of Ocean Village, providing unequalled facilities to the discerning visitor. The South facing apartment looks out onto impressive views of the Old Town, Mo …see more
“Excellent communication and lovely apartment in a central location!”
Reviewed 2 Oct 2015
Elaine and John the owners are great, they met us on arrival and showed us around and even left a nice bottle chilling in the fridge. The apartment is spotless and very comfortable, combined with the … More
Thank you so much. Having access to such beautiful pool facilities is a real bonus in Gibraltar and exclusive to the Ocean Village complex. We're delighted that you had a lovely holiday and look forward to welcoming you back as our guests in the future.
“Great little apartment in excellent location”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2016
A delightfully appointed and very well-equipped flat with excellent facilities. Within comfortable distance of the old town and new marina facilities, and the helpful and accommodating hosts made for … More
Thank you, I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at the apartment. It is in an excellent location to enjoy all that Gibraltar has to offer and the Ocean Village facilities really are second to none.
I look forward to seeing you next time.
This is a place for travelers who crave a nicely decorated accommodation for a tranquil holiday time with their family or friends. This villa has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, 2 bedrooms are on the ground floor, one being en-suite. The 3rd bedroom is on the 1st floor with …see more
Very clean, modern, well equipped and well kept villa with beautiful garden and swimming pool. Only downside was a lack of mirrors and the sticky sap around the pool and patio areas from the trees.… More
Thank you for your review. Although we try to clean the sap as much as possible the pine trees are quite messy. :)
Hope to see you some other time.
Queen bed.Comfortable townhouse near the Golf course. Carrara market.10 mins drive to biggest shopping centre, broadbeach and Casino.10 mins walk to Mercure Gold Coast resort. 755bus to broadbeach north then catch the TX2 bus to theme park .(movie world,sea world,dream …see more
Villa Phantasia is situated in a very quiet residential area of Ibrag. However it is only a five minute drive away from Paceville, the hub of Malta's recreational area where one can find loads of pubs, restaurants, shopping mall, casino, cinemas, bowling, imax theatre, …see more
Stayed here for 1 week early April 2012. Well maintained and very comfortable. Many facilities and all looked after and working. The games room was excellent entertainment for evenings with our teenag… More
Our luxury villa is ideal for families and couples alike. It is situated in the mature residential area of La Siesta. Within easy walking distance of bars and restaurants, yet less than 2 miles inland from the award winning beaches of Torrevieja, its International marin …see more
We have just returned from staying at this lovely villa, we don't usually holiday twice in the same place but as we enjoyed it so much the first time we booked again and so pleased we did.
Villa hadn… More
“Perfect is the word to use”
Reviewed 21 Jun 2016
From initial booking enquiry, to arrival at Villa Sophia and pending departure the service has been excellent.
The villa was spotless, well equipped, comfortable and close to amenities.
Tim and Sam … More
Razzett Ta' Marija (Mary's Farmhouse) is a large authentic Gozitan farmhouse constructed over 300 years ago. The property has been expertly and sensitively converted and improved by its current owners, into a comfortable residence suitable for occupation all year around …see more
Ginette's rental is really nice, in the walls of several centuries, we were welcomed in the best comfort. Full kitchen, perfect for cooking Mediterranean food, a refreshing swimming pool with sun beds… More
Thank you for your helpful review. The outdoor area is indeed wonderful for relaxing, swimming, cooking and eating - the perfect combination for a holiday on the beautiful island of Gozo.
We were glad to be there to help you with your queries throughout your stay to ensure you had the best experience of what Razzett Ta' Marija and Xaghra can offer the holiday maker.
Love to see you all again in the future.
“Great location for relaxing or exploring, lovely Gozitan farmhouse”
Reviewed 14 May 2014
I’ve just returned from a week on Gozo with a group of friends (five in total) at this lovely farmhouse in Xaghra. It was large enough to give us space to be apart, yet also to eat together at eith… More
I was so glad to hear that you and your friends had such a good time at the farmhouse. I guess the pool would be just a little chilly at the start of May, so well done for getting in!
The farmhouse is deceptively spacious and yet still cosy and characterful at the same time. The large rear deck area with plentiful seating and dining is certainly one of the farmhouse's delights.
We hope to see you again soon.
“Lovely converted farmhouse with private pool and separate annex, within 5 minutes walk of centre of Xaghra”
Reviewed 14 Sep 2015
Excellent accommodation in interesting town.
Just avoid the week we went, which coincided with their annual festival on Sept 8th. For a period of 4-5 days, the place was rammed with people and c… More
Thank you so much for your helpful review. I am glad that you found the farmhouse to your expectations and hope very much it gave you some solace from the feast activities. The feast of 8 September is the biggest on Gozo and the last one of the season and so I can imagine how busy and vibrant it became. It's not for everyone though to be fair and I shall take your feedback on board and update my details on the Holiday Lettings website so that future guests can make an educated choice on this week. I hope it didn't upset your stay too much and hope to see you again next year. Ginette.
Appealing, airy, light and spacious. Particularly relaxing location, detached Villa Citrus with its own private heated pool. Villa Citrus is open plan and accessible situated on the well established private, peaceful, development of Villas del Sur.
There are three c …see more
Villa was spotlessly clean on arrival and well equipped with everything we needed. Would recommend car hire as it's so reasonable on the island. Good supermarket is less than 5 minute walk, but woul… More
“A Peaceful Haven”
Reviewed 15 Sep 2013
We have just spent 12 days at Villa Citrus and I am now so relaxed I am almost going backwards ! The villa is in a quiet but accessible location. The bus stop is a minute away. (Just to the left of … More
“Beautiful villa in a good location.”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2012
The villa is beautiful, it was very clean and in a lovely quiet location yet close to everything you need such as shops, bars, restaurants.
Marina Rubicon was a 20 minute stroll down the coastal p… More
Casa SanTiago is located just two minutes' walk from the river beach, built on the valleys of the River Douro with fantastic panoramic views of the river and surrounding valleys and mountains. Often referred to as one of Portugal´s hidden secrets and unspoilt para …see more
In a bushland setting with breathtaking ocean views that belie its position so close to Byron Bay's civilised delights, Beach House 3 is a stunning, luxury furnished, architect-designed townhouse with it's own private road access.
It is located adjacent t …see more
Casas Del Sol is a development of villas set in beautiful mature gardens opposite the harbour in Playa Blanca. The complex is mainly traffic free having a car park at the entrance but allowing access to the villas for luggage drop off and pick up.
Part of the complex is …see more
Villa V7 is a very comfortable, well furnished property, in possibly the best location on Casas del Sol, with uninterrupted views down to the harbour. The kitchen has every utensil you need if you en… More
“Absolutely brilliant - everything you could want”
Reviewed 6 Sep 2011
What can I say, it was just the perfect place to stay. The villa had absolutely everything we could possibly need. It was very clean, and Roy the villa minder was extremely friendly and helpful. Al… More
'Casa Maurice' is a beautifully appointed modern villa and has every facility you will need to enjoy a perfect stay in one of the Algarve's most attractive areas. With direct access to Meia Praia, an unspoilt beach with good restaurant facilities availabl …see more
“Fantastic villa with helpful owner and property manager.”
Reviewed 3 Jun 2013
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 varying … More
“Fabulous villa in an excellent location”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2012
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
The Villa Bonita is comfortable and very spacious villa inside and out is centrally located in Playa Del Ingles. The villa Bonita is in a quiet side street which ensures a peaceful holiday but not far from all the amenities that Playa Del Ingles has to offer.
5 x bedr …see more
We stayed in this villa in April this year which most of the week was above 30oc! so to have a lovely clean pool just at the right temp was great. … More
“Excellent villa, perfectly placed and beautifully kept”
Reviewed 1 Mar 2013
Stayed at this villa with my husband and nine other friends after our civil partnership. It was the perfect place to stay. Close enough to the nightlife but far enough away to be a peaceful and comfor… More
“Des vacances réussies, sans aucun nuage ...”
Reviewed 17 Oct 2012
Avant le départ : communication parfaite avec Janet; à chaque question, une réponse a été obtenue très rapidement.
À l'arrivée : Gary nous a accueilli chaleureusement et pris le temps néc… More
This beautiful, well maintained air-conditioned villa, set in an attractive garden 1 mile west of the small fishing town of Carvoeiro, is quiet and secluded, and ideal for a restful family break. The heated private pool, with shallow-end step entry, is ideal for childre …see more
This was our second stay at Villa Francesca - we enjoyed it so much the first time we came back with our family. The villa is extremely well equipped and is situated in a lovely peaceful location. The… More
“A place to feel at home and enjoy the wonderful surroundings”
Reviewed 25 Oct 2012
We had a lovely week with our three sons and their girlfriends in this well equipped and spacious villa. Because of the layout we all had our own space and everything was there that you could possibly… More
Reviewed 22 Nov 2011
We had a really enjoyable holiday in Villa Francesca in June 2011. The beautiful villa, the garden/pool and the tennis courts next door were all ideal for our group which included our adult children … More
Lovely villa situated close by the village of Puerto Pollensa, within walking distance from the beach, the Marina and the centre.
The house consists of 2 floors; Ground floor with large lounge dinning room with fireplace and access at the outside terrace and private po …see more
Los Pinos is a large luxury villa well positioned to cater for a diverse holiday group. The beautiful Port de Pollenca beach is just a 10 minute walk away, the bars and restaurants just another 5 minu… More
“A lovely villa in an excellent location”
Reviewed 23 Jan 2016
A very well appointed villa in an excellent location, complete with all the facilities you'd expect. Within walking distance of the beach and restaurants of Puerto Pollensa and a perfect base for expl… More
Experience Umhlanga Durban Like no other.
With amazing Beach Front Sea Views & The Ultimate Relaxing Vacation at its Finest.
King Size bed
Dbl bed / 2x single beds
Big Screen LED TV SETS x2
Home theatre S …see more
Velez de Benaudalla / Las Terrazas del Jardin Nazari
1 4 3 nights min
3 nights min
Beach / lakeside relaxation
Modern, tastefully decorated apartment, equipped with all modern facilities. Kitchen, Living Room with dining area, Bathroom, Double Bedroom. Sofa bed in lounge area to sleep another 2 guests if required. Quiet, typically spanish village, with a wide selection of Tapas …see more
Casa E'cosse is ideal for all forms of parties either families or a romantic couple. The pool lit up at night is a must see. Whether you stay in at night and enjoy the Villa or simply stroll down to the easily accessed restaurants and bars of Paraiso it is an idea …see more
Comfortable well equipped villa in quiet location. Lovely view from rear of villa towards sea. Ideal for different Christmas in warm sunshine. Plenty to do at local beaches and well worth visiting the… More
“A Very Relaxing Holiday”
Reviewed 12 Mar 2013
This villa in Playa Paraiso is located in a quiet residential street with easy parking. The views from the upstairs rooms and balconies are excellent. The pool area is in sun all day and is a great … More
“Lovely relaxing place”
Reviewed 14 Jan 2012
This villa offers complete home from home comfort. The location is perfect, with shops, bars and Restaurants within easy walking distance so car hire is not essential. Car of Taxi gets you quickly to… More
Parliament Place is a stylish, modern apartment situated on the 2nd floor in a very quiet building in Parliament Place West Perth, overlooking the parks and gardens adjacent to Parliament House. It is short 5 minute walk to the western end of the Perth CBD with all the …see more
Casa lagoas is suitable for large groups/large families of up to 8 people that are on the lookout for a well-equipped, comfortable and roomy place that is just a short drive away from every amenity and everything that the Albufeira region has to offer. Close to golf cou …see more
We traveled with family and friends with 2 children for two weeks. It was the best decision to choose this villa for our vacation. We're gratefull to Antonio and his team for hospitality and help. Ca… More
“Immaculate Villa & everything you would need! Highly Recommended”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2012
We arrived & was welcomed & shown around the Villa. It was far better than what the pictures showed & had everything you could need from all the kitchen utensils you would need to outdoor pool inflata… More
Reviewed 2 Sep 2012
The house was beautiful, situated within a compound of other villas at the very end. The pool was absolutely fantastic, and the gardens surrounding the property were completed and maintained to a very… More
Exquisite new three bedroom apartment with spectacular views. 2015 is the 1st year this apartment will be available to rent.The apartment is situated 5 minutes from San Pedro beach, 7 minutes from Puerto Banus and 10 minutes from Marbella. For golfers you are within a 5 …see more
without doubt one the best places we have ever had the privilege to stay in. We travelled with three of our children, aged 10yrs through to 20yr for 7 wonderful nights at Valley Heights and each to a … More
Aqua Soleil Villa 2 is Ideal for a couple or your family holiday, this two bedroom villa has views over the Mercury Bay, is fully self contained with all linen and towels provided. Come and enjoy for your next holiday in Mercury Bay, the unspoilt playground of paradi …see more
With an expansive main living area of almost 40 foot wide, there is plenty of space for the modern, clean and well organised kitchen. A comfortable open plan lounge and dining area lead out to large patio doors…This is where the fun starts…! When you come out onto t …see more
We stayed in the Penthouse that was recommended to me and my family. All i can say is WOW. the apartment and facilities are incredible. Waking up to views over the sea when you open your curtains in t… More
Reviewed 1 Mar 2012
A wonderful place and very peaceful. The apartment are big, clean and bright. Good AC. You can sunbade and have a shower nude in the jacuzzi at the terrace, no insight. We did not use the beach bec… More
“Fantastic modern Penthouse with spectacular views”
Reviewed 18 Nov 2011
The Penthouse is large, modern and luxurious and has amazing views of the bay of Gulluk. At night you are transfixed by the views and really feel you are in a special location. There are many walkwa… More
Casa Strutt provides a relaxing holiday, it is located just two minutes walk to the sea promanade which has stunning views of Fueterventura and is walking distance to the famous Papagayo beaches. Quiet and peaceful, yet only a ten minute walk to the Marina Rubicon which …see more
“The villa was amazing, Lanzarote/that area is a nice place to visit/stay!”
Reviewed 27 Nov 2013
Me and a group of my girl mates rented this villa to start off my 25th birthday celebrations! and we loved it!
The villa was amazing,very modern, very clean, nicely layed out and the heated pool wa… More
“Fantastic Villia, beautifull location”
Reviewed 16 Apr 2013
My husband and 2 children have just got back from a lovely holiday at Casa Strutt. The villa was like a home from home and we all settled in straight away.
The heated pool was a blessing especiall… More
“A home from home in a fabulous location.”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2012
My family and I stayed in Casa Strutt in early July. We had a fabulous time. I would have no hesitation in recommending this villa. The villa had everything one would need on a family holiday. Th… More
The Hunter Valley Getaway provides Holiday Rental Accommodation and is located in The Vintage Golf and Spa Resort and Wedding Venue set in the world famous Hunter Valley Wine Counrty. Perfect for a Summer Holiday or that Winter Weekend getaway by the Burning Log Fire Pl …see more
Las Brisas is a large complex of bungalows originally developed by Wimpey with some of the properties being time-shared. Due to its efficient management and superb facilities it has for many years been granted R C I Gold Crown Resort status. The site facilities include …see more
there were just two of us and we loved this spacious well equipped villa. the furniture is very comfortable.it has been modernised to a high standard.the staff on Las Brisas are all very friendly.ther… More
“Excellent villa ideally located”
Reviewed 8 Mar 2013
We are repeat visitors to this villa on the very excellent complex of Las Brisas. The villa is spacious and comfortable and furnished in a contemporary style. A very positive feature of the villa is i… More
“Excellent villa on an excellent complex”
Reviewed 20 Dec 2012
We had a briliant time,the villa was excellent, really well situated on the complex, overlooking the nice oval outside. Everything was clean and tidy, both in the villa and all around the complex,the … More
Villa Vista is a luxury spacious villa, five minutes drive from Gocek, the marina and the beach. The villa benefits with a large pool&jacuzzi, outside bar and pergola which makes it ideal for al fresco dining with glorious views of the bay. As well as the marina and the …see more
Villa Vista was a perfect location for our group of six couples. After a week touring Turkey we were delighted to spend a relaxing week at the villa. On arrival we were greeted by the staff and made t… More
Villa Dwarika, a peaceful home away from home with private heated swimming pool and jacuzzi, overlooking the golf course in a cul-de-sac part of the area.The villa consists of 1 master bedroom, 1 double bedroom and 2 twin bedrooms with spacious lounge, dining area and f …see more
“Beautiful villa, brilliant hot tub and pool, excellent location, perfect!”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2015
I booked villa Dwarika for one week as a surprise for my husbands birthday. The trip doubled as an escape for us from a hectic year following our wonderful wedding, the stresses of moving to a differe… More
Thank you for your review and the pleased you had a great time at the villa.
“Great villa perfect for 8”
Reviewed 28 Jun 2015
After university 8 of us went for a group holiday to the villa. It was a fantastic week and we had a wonderful time! The villa was very clean and well equipped with everything we needed. The pool and… More
Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We have had a few guests who have rented to take a hard earned break after their A level or university exams. Excellent for a group of friends to relax and enjoy in a spacious accommodation. Will be memories for ever!
“The perfect family getaway - revisited !”
Reviewed 2 May 2015
This was our third time staying at Villa Dwarika. As per previous reviews we love going back for one simple reason... it does everything it says on the tin. Beautiful villa, warm pool, excellent hot t… More
As always, your reviews are helpful and clearly, you and the family enjoy the villa to have booked for 2016!
Occupying a prime location along Pinhal golf course in Vilamoura, this spacious villa is ideal for families or a large group of friends who are looking for a quiet time in the Sun. This stunning property is furnished in a mix of rustic and contemporary style. The exteri …see more
Absolutely fantastic villa, everything you can think of is there! Fully air conditioned through out, which was essential in July. Plenty of space for our group of 8 adults & 2 kids. Beautiful garden, … More
The apartments are at the Blue Seas Resort and offered to you from the individual owners.
They are fully self-contained with a separate queen bedroom, full equipped kitchen, spacious living area including LCD TV with over 20 free to air channels, 2 king-single sofa-bed …see more
The special attraction of Casa Miramar, besides its swimming pool and hot tub, is that, unlike some similar villas, it is really conveniently situated with shops and restaurants just two minutes walk away. It is also within easy walking distance of both the town centre …see more
thanks to john and Lesley for a fantastic holiday.The villa is outstanding very clean and tidy with everything you need.the pool was great which my grandson enjoyed the most. plenty of inflatable toys… More
“Amazing Villa - ideal for families and great location”
Reviewed 19 May 2014
Our first trip to the Island and Casa Miramar and it was more than I expected. The villa has everything a family could need on their holiday and much more. The bath and beach towels both being provide… More
“only one thing to say " brilliant"”
Reviewed 17 Mar 2013
second time we stayed here,great place to stay not far from airport, quiet place no late night noise. nice walk to beach 15mins slow walk, all restaurants we tried were well up to standard , fado rock… More
Casa del Roble is situated in a tiny hilltop village called Las Brenas. The house itself is to be found on a quiet road which wends its way around the edge of the hill and it is this that affords the house its spectacular views: indeed from the 1st floor living room you …see more