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SENSATIONAL FAMILY HOLIDAY APARTMENT - WATERFRONT - VIEWS - POOL - GREAT LOCATION to suit up to 6 people.
The Terrace is a New Waterfront luxury holiday Apartment in a quiet location on the Great Barrier Reef s Magnetic Island . Beautiful views , spacious , light and …see more
This very large penthouse is situated on the 8th floor of la large block of apartments, close to the Torrecilla beach and is within just 5 minutes walk of the famous Balcon De Europa. Due to its excellent position, amazing views from the majority of the rooms and its si …see more
My extended family and I stayed in this apartment for 2 weeks in July. We were 6 grownups with 5 kids aged 2 to 13 years. The apartment with its 5 bedrooms and 3 WCs and spacious living- and dining-… More
Hidden amongst the Gum trees in Northampton is a retreat where you can relax and unwind. Gum Gully Bed & Breakfast offers a tranquil environment to stay over night or enjoy a couple days to wander the beautiful surroundings of Historic Northampton. Use as a base to have …see more
As soon as you walk through the front door you are struck by the sheer tranquillity and elegance of your surroundings. Mot Mot Lodge is beautifully appointed with everything you could wish for to make your stay a relaxing and rejuvenating experience. A short walk throug …see more
Altamira apartment is located in El duque, Costa Adeje area, has a sea view and situated on the first sea line. It features bright rooms fully furnished. The apartment is equiped with sofa, TV, oven, microwaveoven ,refrigirator, dinning table,terrace,shower,washing mash …see more
Villa Viverina is a spacious, light and modern villa situated adjacent to the Marina de Albufeira. The ground floor of the villa compromises spacious living accommodation and dining area with a fully-equipped kitchen and downstairs toilet. The living area has direct acc …see more
What a beautiful Villa loved it so modern . Six adults and one child never felt crowded .i would recommend this Villa to anyone who likes space modern and quiet. This is not the first Villa I have sta… More
“Lovely property with amazing views”
Reviewed 30 Sep 2013
We choose a villa in vilamoura as we wanted somewhere relaxing as we have a 3 month old baby. We couldn't have choose anywhere better. We also found the help from Luba who escorted us exceeded our exp… More
“Great holiday base, excellent modern villa”
Reviewed 26 Aug 2012
This is an excellent modern villa, with great facilities. The pool is deep and refreshing, the gardens well kept.
The kitchen has everything that would need to cook a meal, as well as make a quick … More
Superb recently refurbished penthouse apartment right on the sea front with amazing views over the Pollensa bay. It's in a perfecto location with the sea at your doorstep and only 5 - 10 minute walk in to town center.The apartment has 3 double bedoms, one double be …see more
Enjoy the space of two floors of tastefully appointed rooms - from the deck where you can soak up some sunshine to the four bedrooms complete with air-conditioners, two gourmet kitchens, laundry room, ample entertainment & dining rooms, BBQ area alongside the swimmi …see more
We stayed at Villa Rosso in March for the third time and each time we stay there we think it can't get any better but it really does. You will need to look really far and wide to find a more wonderfu… More
We are a family-run establishment, hidden in an old coconut plantation amongst other homes and privately owned villas, surrounded by many coconut, banana and mango trees.
We are a perfect retreat for couples, families or friends wanting to enjoy the tranquility of isl …see more
Wake up with the view's over the Strait of Lombok, the private pool and beautiful tropical garden. A delicious and healthy breakfast in the sun on your terrace or in the shade of the original Balinese “bale benong“, the roofed terrace .A great opportunity to relax, …see more
The Drake Seaside Apartment is a self catering two bedroom holiday accommodation, in Seychelles, located in Belombre, on the main island of Mahe. It is well situated close to the seaside, and the main road. It was completed in May 2013 and has modern facilities. It is l …see more
The Drake apartment is a clean, well equipped, pleasant apartment with a superb view and fantastic hosts close by. The regular linen change and cleaning was really helpful particularly with young chi… More
“Great apartment in fantastic location”
Reviewed 22 Sep 2014
We spent 2 weeks on honeymoon here - and think we struck gold! A beautiful, spotless apartment with everything you could wish for, in a fantastic location right next to the sea. Snorkelling was amazi… More
“Excellent Apartment, View and Location.”
Reviewed 18 Jul 2014
We were made to feel at home from day one.
The accomodation was spotless and modern.
For snorkelling you can jump in from the balcony.… More
***NEW for 2016 2metre beds with the facility to split into singles. 2 larger bathrooms with ensuite wet room and family bathroom***
Casa 23 boasts magnificent uninterrupted views across the valley of Lake Vinuela to Mount Maroma. It is stepped into the hillside on the …see more
We had a fantastic fortnight at Casa 23. The villa is one of the best equipped we have ever stayed in. The views from the terrace and pool are outstanding and a photographer's dream. There is plenty … More
I am so glad that you and your family had a good holiday at Casa 23. We would certainly love to welcome you back in the future.
Reviewed 28 Jun 2013
We have just returned from a wonderful 10 night stay in this beautiful villa. Everything was just perfect, the villa is a real home from home and is equipped with everything you could possibly need. T… More
So pleased that you enjoyed your stay. I am sure you will enjoy September as much. Thank you for sharing you views.
“An Artists Paradise -”
Reviewed 17 Nov 2012
I loved the peaceful setting, the stunning views which as an artist I appreciated and never tired of sketching. I was great being away from the hustle and bustle of the tourist spots. Although it is w… More
Thank you for your review. We hope to see you return to do more of your stunning art work of the area. Next time when it isn't so hot....maybe May time when all the poppies and spring flowers are about.
Beautiful Villa with private pool and private gardens. Quiet street with restaurants and shops within 100 m's. This is a very beautiful and charming villa with beautiful gardens surrounded by Palm and Olive trees. The garden includes a large covered patio as wel …see more
Great location superb villa
Handy for restaurants and shops close to local towns and services excellent pool pool cleaned every day handy man very friendly … More
“Lovely villa in a secluded position”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2016
There were 7 of us holidaying at the villa, ages ranging from 7 – 72 years old. The villa has the all the space and amenities we required. The children really enjoyed the pool and spent a lot of ti… More
A stunning refurbished villa on the popular Amarilla Golf resort. With 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, private pool, day long sunshine, WiFi, tv and Xbox, this truly is a wonderful holiday home for families, golfers and those that want that extra bit of something special. O …see more
We have just spent two weeks in this villa with my family and I can honestly say it was the best two weeks I've had on holiday. The villa was spotlessly clean and everything we needed was available fo… More
Thanks so much for taking the time to review the villa, and look forward to you returning. It's always great to receive such positive feedback, but if you have any suggestions as to how to improve things, please let us know, as we always like to have everything you might need (including power cables!)
Jo and Michelle
Cool Runnings is a fully air conditioned spacious 2 bedroom, 2 en suite bathroom apartment, with separate powder room. It boasts its own spacious private terrace, tropical garden, and private pool .It is situated at the rear and quietest part of the small Beacon Hill …see more
“Condo is kept at a very high specification and standard”
Reviewed 18 Feb 2012
Had a very relaxing 9 days in a lovely garden apartment with pool.
John & Sheila who own it helped a great deal before we went.
Kerry the local manager was also very professional & helpful, as was t… More
Welcome! This is a two bedroom holiday villa situated in Fitts Village on the spectacular West Coast of Barbados. It is one of fourteen homes just two miles away from Sandy Lane on a small gated estate. They are set in tropical gardens with a shared pool. The villas wer …see more
Organisation - Roz handled the booking really nicely and was helpful in arranging the extra kid-related equipment we needed. We were met on our arrival at the villa, and everything was explained to us… More
“Faboulous, great tranquil location”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2012
Roz the owner was very helpful and accommadating. The propery is well equipt for a family of four. It is in a peaceful location and the pool and garden area is wonderful as are the neighbours.
“Comfortable Base to explore the island”
Reviewed 1 Apr 2013
Situated off the main road this is a pleasant house with a view of the shared pool. We virtually had the pool to ourselves for the week.
We hired a car as there isn't really much within walking dist… More
Best place to relax on the sunny shores of the one of the oldest lake in the world and to enjoy in discovering the ancient town Ohrid.The apartment have its own terasse whit a stunning lake view.Lake port and central square are just two minutes walk by the lake promena …see more
Beechwood is perfectly located in the heart of beachside Warrnambool. Accommodates up to 6 guests. A modern and luxury three-bedroom apartment just a three minute walk from the city's bustling shopping and restaurant precinct. Head in the opposite direction an …see more
We were so pleased with our Beechwood Apartment located at 1/6 Banyan St, Warrnambool. This apartment has everything required to live here let alone spend a few days on holiday. The owner has provid… More
Bellbird Gully so named because the sound of the bellbirds fills the air. This is a beautiful, comfortable home, with two bathrooms, three bedrooms, two living areas and a modern kitchen. The dining area is surrounded by windows on three sides with views of the garden a …see more
Set in a quiet seaside village in a tranquil cottage garden setting,only a few minutes walk to a beautiful, safe beach and close to spectacular natural scenery.
Homely, clean, self-contained, two bedroom cottage with quality furnishings. Set in a lovely cottage garden …see more
You are looking at the rental page for a beautiful hot/cold air-conditioned apartment with one of the best views on the island of Ibiza. The apartment is located on the ground-floor of a superb complex nestled on the coast line of Es Cana town.
The modern apartment co …see more
this is a lovely apartment based right beside the sea. Lovely sunshine greets you each morning on the balcony area with lovely sea views. The apartment have everything that you need for your stay, a f… More
So glad you enjoyed your stay and the amazing views .
“Everything as described ...... and much much more”
Reviewed 2 Jun 2013
Thank you so much for sharing your home away from home with us. I don't know quite where to start with how thrilled we were with our stay at Xaloc Panoramic Seaview. Firstly the correspondence with … More
Thank you for such a detailed and glowing review, it is lovely to share the apartment and view and great to hear you love it just as much as we do. You're welcome back anytime!
“Haven of relaxation in Ibiza with stunning views”
Reviewed 26 Oct 2012
My husband and I had a fantastic holiday, the apartment was very comfortable, clean, tidy and has the most stunning views over the crystal clear waters! The apartment is fully equipped with all you ne… More
Thank you for your kind words and we would be delighted to have you come stay again :)
Step out onto your own private deck and enjoy a spectacular 180-degree, north-facing ocean panorama. Savour your breakfast basking in the Australian sunshine year round or take a refreshing dip in your very own swimming pool. You'll wake up to the sun and the sound …see more
Private beach front apartment:
Apartment features a private spa, private terrace, separate dining room and lounge, completely self contained kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, washer, dryer, iron, ironing board, in house movies and cable television, complimentary car …see more
Charming beach houses situated at Anse Gouvernment, in the Bay Lazare district on the island of Mahe. The beach front property consists of 2 fully equipped houses for rental. One is a studio cottage for couples and the other is a 3 bedroom villa ideal for families or l …see more
Pepples Cove is excelent for relaxing and doing nothing! You have your own beautiful, small beach and a beautiful bay, where you can snorkel! If you are looking for action, this is the wrong place! Fr… More
Thank you for choosing Pebbles Cove and we are pleased that you had a relaxing holiday. We hope you will come again.
Villa Blanca AzulThis superb newly refurbished detached villa with additional annexe and private pool offers the ultimate in comfort and flexibility and lies minutes from Torrevieja's infamous extensive stretch of white sandy beaches with fabulous ocean views, the …see more
Just returned from our second trip to this villa. Spent two weeks here and it's superb. Bathroom has been totally renovated and the double shower cubicle is great. (Also a separate bath for those wh… More
Hi Jason, many thanks for the review, glad to hear you enjoyed your stay/trip and liked the changes we've made.
“Recharged the Batteries”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2015
Just returned from two weeks at this lovely villa, recently renovated it has all the comforts of home but with the addition of that all important sunshine and private swimming pool.
The villa is si… More
“Lovely villa lovely pool.could do with a bell on gate for visitors .”
Reviewed 5 Sep 2014
Just wasn't happy having to pay extra on top of villa price for cleaning .nobody came to change towels or bedding .iv stayed in lots of villas and always had these changed .… More
Thanks for your feedback, we very much appreciate it. The towels and linen are changed for stays of 14 nights or more, but not for shorter stays than this. As a self-catering villa there is a washing machine and drying facilities should you wish to wash anything. The cleaning/linen fee we charge is to cover the cleaning of the villa and linen after the guest's stays.
Our lovely 3 bedroom, air-conditioned home comes with everything you will need for your stay in Perth. A fantastic outdoor entertaining area complete with swimming pool(with solar blanket), BBQ and lounges makes this an ideal retreat for couples and families.The cottage …see more
We stayed at Lemon Tree Cottage end of March/early April. This was our second stay at the cottage. For us it is a real home from home. There is everything you could possibly need for your stay. Jane i… More
“A real Jem!”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2013
I stayed at this cottage with my husband and 2 young children for 3 weeks. On arrival we were met by Jane the owner who was not only helpful with the house but our children also who immediately took a… More
Ideal family holiday destination, just over two hours from London to Malaga & then only 15/20 mins airport transfer time to the apartment. The apartment is less than 5 mins walk to the beach & all amenities, including restaurants, supermarket, internet cafe, ba …see more
“Excellent value for money, clean and comfortable.”
Reviewed 3 Jul 2013
I agree with other positive reviews about this apartment in terms of comfort and location. There is a feeling of being genuinely welcomed and facilities available to make your stay as comfortable and … More
Reviewed 22 May 2013
My husband, myself and friends stayed for 9 nights. We were met at the airport by Steve who was arranged through the owner, very convenient and took the stress from getting taxis or public transport. … More
Reviewed 22 May 2013
Stayed in Jans lovely apartment for 3 months to avoid the worst of the British weather. It is a lovely apartment very well equipped and in a superb location. Everything we needed was in the apartmen… More
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
This wonderfully furnished apartment in Lagos offers great seaside views, and is conveniently located next to nearby beaches, the Marina, the train station, and historical town centre. A delightfull sunny apartment, 5 min walk to the beautiful Meia-Praia Beach, 1.5 km f …see more
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… More
Reviewed 6 Mar 2013
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
A sea view apartment in an excellent location close to Fisherman's Beach and the Old Town. There is a lounge/dining room with WiFi, satellite TV and patio doors leading to a magnificent terrace (50m2) with a great sea view. There is also a fully equipped kitchen, b …see more
“Great location for birthday/stags/hens/general partying”
Reviewed 16 Jul 2014
Just been to Albuferia for 4 days with 3 friends for birthday celebrations. Found the apartment to be exactly like the pictures - very modern, clean, comfortable and so is the whole complex itself. Fr… More
Reviewed 9 Jul 2014
1ère fois au Portugal et 1er locataires de l'appartement 502 Cerro Branco.
Appartement moderne, neuf et spacieux . Vues magnifiques depuis la terrasse meublé avec goût. l'appartement et idéaleme… More
Luxury apartment on the 23rd floor of beautiful 5 * complex with sea view on the balcony. The apartment has 3 bedrooms, 2 new bathrooms, lounge, kitchen, dining area. The apartment is set within landscaped grounds with a wide range of communal facilities - swimming pool …see more
We had the most amazing time at Miami Green. I had read an extensive review on this apartment, and it was everything we had hoped for. The apartment was equipped with anything and everything you could… More
“5* apartment in a 5*complex wonderful,amazing and fantastic.”
Reviewed 16 Jun 2013
We have been visiting the wonderful island of penang since 1996,stayed at numerous hotels but this apartment beats them all hands down.
From the very first day when we were shown around by Irene to t… More
“Miami Green in Batu Ferringhi is a fabulous condo complex”
Reviewed 18 Apr 2013
Our first trip to Malaysia was perfect. Miami Green is a great condo complex for couples and or families. Our unit was outfitted with all the comforts of home, the view of Miami Green Beach from the… More
The apartment includes master bedroom with king sized bed, safe and en suite bathroom with bath tub. Second bedroom with bunkbeds and single bed. TV in both bedrooms. Separate shower room with wc. Luxury bedding and towels are included. Fully equipped modern kitchen wit …see more
Kamala beach is a beautiful spot with some friendly bars and nice restaurants giving it a really friendly character. If a wild night is wanted Patong is only ten minutes away in a tuk tuk. The prope… More
“Excellent location, quiet, but next-door to everything you could want”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2015
The apartment is well kept in a quiet spot. You are staying within inches of a pool. And 20 feet away is a tree where the birds sing in the morning. It is in the heart of the (biggish) village of Kama… More
“Clean Tidy, Great location and comfy”
Reviewed 23 Jan 2016
Kamala Beach is a great spot and this apatment only made it better. The apartment is clean, well fitted out and in a great spot. We are a family of 6 (2 adults 4 kids) and we all fitted comfortably, … More
10 acres of Heaven on Earth in the heart of the Sunshine Coast hinterland. Enjoy relaxing on the deck, fishing in the spring fed dam, a meal at The Country Life Hotel or Black Ant Gourmet General Store, horse trail rides, Steve Weitz's local art gallery & surf or swim a …see more
We are pleased to be able to offer this wonderful detached villa in the beautiful, tranquil resort of Playa Blanca. The villa is set within aa exclusive development, which is the only development in Playa Blanca to offer guests private access to the seafront promenade …see more
Casa Jemma is a beautiful villa in a very private and secure location. The villa has everything in it to make a super relaxing holiday. It was exceptionally clean and fresh, a big thank you goes to Ka… More
delighted to hear that the villa lived up to your expectations. Best wishes, Michelle
Reviewed 29 Aug 2016
Villa was nice, can't really complain - usual Ants that you get everywhere in Lanzarote, but not too bad.
Furnishings ok, but had been worn out by previous residents this year and the games room ha… More
Luxury and recently completely renovated villa. The house consits of two separate apartments and we have chosen to rent out the ground floor apartment. There will be no guests in the other apartment when you rent the ground floor. You will have access to all the house …see more
We have hust returned from a two week holiday staying at the villa in san juan de capistrano.we had a fantastic time and the villa had everything we needed.the pool was great and the 4 children aged … More
Villa Montecarlo is a traditional Spanish villa for holidays in Marbella, with a private pool and supplies air conditioning/heating in the bedrooms and WiFi. Villa Montecarlo is the perfect place for families seeking relaxation, is located just five minutes' walk f …see more
Brand New Modern Luxury Design 2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom Apartment.
Chapel Street Lifestyle, Resort-Style Facilities.
Located just metres from the lively intersection of Chapel Street and Toorak Road, Brand New Modern Luxury Design 2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom Apartment.
South Y …see more
Just stayed in this gorgeous apartment in South yarra...the apartment was pristine. We had plenty of towels, and the bedding was soft and fresh. Washer/dryer was handy - so was the hair dryer! Amazing… More
Thank you so much Jennifer. Much appreciate. My lovely girls.
The villa is situated in a largely residential complex ,so offers plenty of peace and quiet but is only a 5 minute walk away from the local bars, restaurants and supermarkets. It has 3 bedrooms, each with its own bathroom. It also has a large living room/diner with a …see more
“Very family friendly in a great location to all activities.”
Reviewed 7 Aug 2016
Well situated for all bars and restaurants. No need to use car.very quite.WiFi a blessing for older children.clean and spacious. … More
Thanks Paul for your kind words. I am glad you had a good time.
“Excellent, clean and spacious with lots of outside seating areas”
Reviewed 1 Jul 2016
We love relaxing at a villa, long walks, sitting outside of an evening watching the sun go down and self cater for which this was perfect. Very clean on arrival, (my wife normally cleans surfaces hers… More
Thank you for a wonderful review. We try to make the villa just right and Ines will always go the "extra mile" to help - so it's really nice to be appreciated.
“Top notch accomadation,very convenient to supermarket,cafes and beach,lovely pool,and private.”
Reviewed 20 Aug 2012
Of all the places i have stayed in,this has to be one of my favourites.It was very clean,fresh,lovely terraces to sit and enjoy the weather,very quiet and private.The owner was vbery helpful and alway… More
This superb new villa has been fitted out to the highest specification with only the finest materials and fittings to make your stay more relaxing and enjoyable. Views from the extensive patios and private rooftop terrace with views over to the golf course and sea. The …see more
This villa definitely has the wow factor!! It was amazing and very clean! Both Steve and Anna were very helpful and accommodating!! The pool was the kids favourite and was warm all day. Would definite… More
Reviewed 1 Aug 2016
6 of us stayed here for 9 nights and had a great time. Steve met us on arrival and gave us a quick tour, and was very helpful with advice on where to go for shopping/activities/meals etc.
The vill… More
“Ticked all the boxes and more!”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2014
Having stayed in many villas there is always something i think 'Oh I wish they had this' but I honestly cannot say this on this occasion! From beach towels, hair dryer, cool bags, beer, wine and lunc… More