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About the Apartment:
'MANZARALI' is Turkish for 'with a view' and we can guarantee that you will not be disappointed with the panoramic open sea & sunset view...
Only a ten minute easy stroll into the town or harbour or beach yet far enough away for peace and quiet
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Having seen the photos of the apartment and views from the balcony I was really looking forward to our stay. When we arrived the apartment, balcony and views were everything we could have hoped for. T… More
Thank you for your favourable review. I am so pleased that both Manzarali Apartment and the amazing views lived up to all your expectations and that you and your family enjoyed your holiday in very special Kalkan.
“Manzarali apartment - wow what a great view”
Reviewed 10 Jul 2013
We stayed at the Manzaralli apartment from 10th June 2013 for 2 weeks and it was amazing. The apartment is beautiful but the view can only be described as breathtaking. From the moment we arrived we… More
Thank you,I could not have wished for a more complimentary and informative review. I am so glad you enjoyed staying at Manzarali and the beautiful view from the balcony where you also made good use of the BBQ.I agree Kalkan town and all it has to offer with shops, restaurants and boat trips is amazing.
Reviewed 7 Jul 2013
Wonderful apartment, stunning views of the sea & surrounding area from the balcony. lounge and main bedroom. Very well appointed apartment & tastefully decorated. Would book again & again. Kalkan is a… More
Thank you for your complimentary review. I am so glad Manzarali and Kalkan lived up to all your expectations and you enjoyed your holiday.
This 220 square metre top storey home is located on a BEACHFRONT LOCATION, on the first floor on Ocean Drive, separated from the beach only by a quiet road and across from a lovely park. Stunning ocean views, air conditioning a two person Spa are only some of the featur …see more
We had just got back from 15 nights staying at Quinns Rocks, lovely villa with a fabulous view of the ocean. Lia made us feel very welcome and was helpful and friendly. The villa had lots of space so … More
This is beautiful modern south facing 3 bed Detached Villa for all day sun, with its own Solar heated Swimming Pool, Heated Jacuzzi, BBQ, its very own Pool Bar with wine cooler, Pergola, Al Fresco dining area, a roof top Solarium with stunning views from the Pool Area …see more
My partner and I booked this Villa for a week in September. We had seen the pictures but really didn't expect it to be such the lovely standard that it was. The Villa was clean and tidy but comfortabl… More
Il Gabbiano is only few metres away from one of the quietest beaches in Marsascala. It is located in a quiet residential area and has magnificent and breathtaking unobstructed sea views. Marsaskala is a sea-side village in Malta that has grown up around the small harbou …see more
The villa had everything that we needed for our holiday. The thing we liked the most about it was that it had a very homely feel about it, not like other villas that are more like show homes,which so… More
“Superb views, had everything we wished.”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2014
Lovely peaceful villa with super sea views, which was well equipped. Very handy for local shops and for the frequent buses into Valletta. Owners extremely helpful with ideas of places and restaurant… More
“Great location fantasic villa”
Reviewed 9 Jul 2013
I stayed at il gabbiano villa with my husband and two year old. Its location is fantastic with lots to do for young children. The villa owners were very freindly and helpfull genuine people. we were h… More
** June Special ** Nightly Tariff $160.00 for 4 guests
* FREE to use Adult Kayaks & Mountain Bikes* FREE WIFI Internet * SKY TV (Sports Channels).
Fantail Cottage is perched on the lakefront of Lake Hawea
10mins to Wanaka, Ski fields short drive away Cardrona & Trebl …see more
This is heaven on earth to me. The location, view and cottage were all PERFECT. Clean cottage in the perfect location. It had everything you could possibly need there. Very comfortable for 3 adults. F… More
Thank you kindly for the positive feedback, welcome back again when you next visit NZ, We would love to have you stay, Safe travels,
The Buckleys Country Club has its own distinctive flavour that will exceed your expectations and transform your moments on the island into everlasting memories. Land, water, wind and sun in perfect harmony as nature intended will greet you daily. Indulge yourself and d …see more
The apartment is in the old Village, close to three beaches (between 100 and 300 meters). Stores and restaurants are in the street or within 200 meters. The apartment has 2 bedrooms and a roomy living/dining room. The kitchen is fully equipped and there is a BBQ on the …see more
Casa dos Sonhos (House of Dreams) is a luxurious single-story villa with four bedrooms and three bathrooms set in beautiful mature private gardens with its own large pool, terrace and barbecue area. The villa is private and not over-looked, being set on a hillside in …see more
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
“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
This is an ideal location to see all the wonderful attractions that Barcelona has to offer. The apartment is only a couple of blocks away from Passeig de Gracia which is the main shopping street in the city. It is also very close to La Ramblas (10 mins walk), the port, …see more
We truly enjoyed our stay in this apartment in Barcelona. It was perfect for us. We adored it, the beautiful old building, the leafy street, the proximity to the hub of shopping and the not to stren… More
Reviewed 18 Nov 2012
We spent a great week in this apartment and we were absolutely delighted by its convenience and location: close to public transportation and downtown is accessible by foot as well.
The area is also … More
“The perfect family holiday location”
Reviewed 27 Sep 2012
I stayed in this lovely,modern,well-equipped apartment in mid July with my wife and three children.It's central location was perfect to explore all the delights of the city by foot or using the fantas… More
SUNSETS AT SEAQUINS - VIEWS VIEWS VIEWS
This lovely large home located on Kinsale Drive in Mindarie is ready for you and your guests to come and enjoy. Walking distance to the beach, Portofinos and Mindarie Marina this home is ideal for those on holiday to WA.
This la …see more
A wonderful place to enjoy the carefree atmosphere of the Mediterranean life. Villa Can Monges is very comfortable house, located in a quiet residential area, just a 10 minute drive to the beach. The house is surrounded by the garden with a swimming pool (9 x 4 m), offe …see more
Beautiful secluded property set in a verdant lush tropical garden. Wake up to birdsong. Infinity Pool with a fabulous view over the rice paddies of Hikkaduwa. What more could you want? This is as close to Paradise as you can get. This is the place to relax and be pa …see more
“Rainforest paradise with village atmosphere near beach, transport and historic Galle Fort.”
Reviewed 10 Feb 2016
The well furnished and comfortable villa consists of three bedrooms with en- suites and a spacious open living/dining area. The master bedroom has a spacious Bali-style indoor-outdoor bathroom. The … More
Thank you Gudrun for your lovely review. So glad you enjoyed your holiday in Sri Lanka. Best wishes, Tam
“a Wonderfull relaxing location”
Reviewed 6 Jan 2016
we stayed at the villa for 2 nights and had a Wonderfull time. the place was exactly what we needed to relax after touring sri lanka for 4 days. the villa is well maintained, we faced no issues with b… More
Thank you Larissa for your lovely review. Glad that you had a relaxed holiday at the villa. We would love to welcome you back. Best wishes, Tam
Reviewed 28 Feb 2016
This is a great place! We stayed at this wonderful villa and would highly recommend it to both families and couples. The villa has three large bedrooms all with seperate bathroooms. But it is the gard… More
Thank you for your great review. Wow, you were lucky to be able to snorkle with the sea turtles. Glad you enjoyed your stay at Gallindawatta.
Stylish 2 bedroom air conditioned apartment built and finished to a high specification, with 2 pools one for the adults and one for children. The apartment has 2 bedrooms, master bedroom with en suite bathroom, a twin bedroom with en suite bathroom, a sofa bed and an ad …see 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 namesake. Yet …see more
The Ultimate Beach House. Located in this private tropical palm garden setting with spectacular unobstructed views from both levels over Pioneer Bay, Abel Point Marina and Whitsunday Islands.
You can hear the waves lapping the shore, its that close.
Architecturally desi …see more
Escape the every day and find yourself holidaying in a luxurious north facing ground floor swim up apartment just meters from the beach. Thats right! Swim right up to your holiday apartment from the pool area without having to go via the stairwells. Great for families a …see more
Our one bedroom apartment offers direct access to the pool area which has proved to be very popular with families. The facilities we provide in the apartment include UK TV and a safe free of charge.The Victoria Court complex also provides a life guard during the busy pe …see more
“Lovely clean, well furnished, well equipped apartment in EXCELLENT location.”
Reviewed 22 Jan 2014
This is a really lovely apartment in a super location.
I was there on my own to begin with and felt very safe, my husband joined me later.
The complex is in a gated community. It is a quiet, peace… More
“excellent property highly recommended”
Reviewed 23 Sep 2012
property in excellent condition except slight leak in shower . sunshine excellent on the balcony. close to all amenities and good access to all local bars and restaurants. good communication with th… More
“Great Apartment lovely location brilliant for families.”
Reviewed 27 Aug 2012
We have stayed at Victoria Court 1 many times but this apartment was the best, its close to the pool and has a lovely view from the balcony towards the sea. The apartment was very clean and spacious … More
Located in the heart of Albufeira, this spacious villa is ideal for families or large groups that are looking for a quiet setting with excellent entertainment space. This 7 bedroom villa has undergone full refurbishment with new bathrooms, new tiles on the floor through …see more
I just want to say this villa is absolutely perfect for a large group of friends and even 13 girlies! Location is excellent and villa is spacious and very clean!! Staff are there for you 24 7 if you h… More
Your own private steps into the pool - wading distance from the bar & restaurant!The apartment is beautifully furnished and fully equipped including full size fridge, cooking facilities, washing machine and dryer. The second bedroom has a King bed that can be split into …see more
We loved this apartment its close to the beach and the pool is right off the patio.
Its well layed out with both couples having their own bathrooms, a well equiped kitchen with large fridge. great o… 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
Lovely apartment situated on the 5th and top floor of a new private condominium with fantastic sea views.The condominium is located within a 5-10 minute walk of the city center, the Marina and fantastic beach. There is an underground secure garage and the apartment is …see more
“Lovely, clean apartment in great location, balcony seaview”
Reviewed 15 Feb 2016
We loved the apartment, it was very clean and equipped in all the necessary things, great kitchen! It also has a barbecue on the balcony. 10 mins walk to the beach and also 10 mins to the Marina and t… More
thanks for your kind words and very welcome back again,
“Fantastic apartment in an ideally situated complex with stunning sea views”
Reviewed 6 Sep 2012
My husband, two children and I had a wonderful two week holiday in this very well equipped and extremely comfortable apartment. Sited on a medium-sized complex we especially enjoyed the stunning sea … More
“BRILLIANT HOLIDAY/EXCELLENT APARTMENT”
Reviewed 24 Jul 2012
Just returned from Lagos on Saturday 20th July, after spending a wonderful holiday in this amazing apartment. This has been the perfect holiday. The decor in this apartment is beautiful, is so well … More
You can sit on the verandah and relax. Soaking up the views and watch the bird life, pelicans and swans as you enjoy a cup of coffee or glass of wine. You can dine on the deck after fishing on the jetty across the road and enjoy your catch.
Gull Cottage has just been f …see more
This apartment is located in the Mediterranean residential complex of Cala Fornells Aldea I. Spend time together and enjoy the romantic ocean view. You decide between the long sandy beach “Platja de La Romana”, the direct accessibility to the sea and the idyllic co …see more
We went there for a nice short trip to relax. Only a weekend away from home...
We were delighted by this wonderful place and authentic apartment condo. Seems to be the perfect unification of authenti… More
Thx Carol for the nice review! CU this summer! Bernd - VM Team
This fantastic modern apartment consists of on the entrance level a fully fitted kitchen, large lounge diner and separate W.C. Upstairs is a double bedroom with a kingsize bed, a double bedroom with twin beds and a bathroom with a bath and shower.There is Freeview U.K T …see more
Big apartment in Ibiza, along promenade, marina and Pacha. Excellent apartment with luxury finishes. The housing has a living space of 114 m² + 33 m² open terrace overlooking the harbor and Ibiza (Dalt Vila). Very sunny with its Southeast orientation. The kitchen prov …see more
Great apartment in a quiet location. It was very spacious and clean with a fantastic balcony area. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay there and recommend it. The only thing I would say is they need to provid… More
“Easy living in Ibiza”
Reviewed 1 Sep 2011
We had a very good holiday based at this apartment. It is right behind Pacha, the nightclub and therefore fantastic for those who want to spend a few nights there. A really sandy beach is only 10 minu… More
Reviewed 22 Jun 2015
Fantastic apartment in a great location both for the beach and Ibiza Town. There is a bus stop and taxi rank at the end of the street but you could walk to both in 10 minutes. Very quiet even though i… More
"katta on currumbin" is a beautiful contemporary beach house located on Currumbin Hill overlooking Currumbin Beach and the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia.This purpose designed holiday house won the 2006 RIAA Best House South East Queensland Award. Surroun …see more
Located in a beachfront complex with direct access to the patrolled Entrance Beach or ocean baths.
2 bedroom unit with covered parking, level access and excellent ocean/beach views from the living area or balcony.
Open plan living with a newly renovated kitchen and p …see more
This beautiful new three bedroom luxury villa has full-time staff, multiple lush gardens, large infinity pool, 3 indoor-outdoor bathrooms and views over jungle, rice fields and the Gunung Agung volcano. The villa has been built with utmost attention to detail in a ' …see more
“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
The Anchorage is a modern 3 bedroom apartment which is the perfect retreat for families, friends or couples who want to experience a wonderful relaxing holiday that they will never forget. A few steps from the balcony has you on the beach; building sandcastles with th …see more
Luxury villa Amara is located on the beautiful beach and wide, invigorating turquoise lagoon of Poste Lafayette, a peaceful residential region of the East coast of Mauritius.
This beautiful 300 m² accommodates up to 6 adults and 3 children in 2 double bedrooms, 1 twin …see more
We spent 2 weeks staying at Villa Amara, what a lovely villa and location. The villa is set out very well with plenty of seating areas, especially useful is the pool area if it is windy on the beach s… More
Dear Gabrielle, thanks so much for this nice review; I was afraid that you would not enjoy your stay so much because you have been quite unlucky weatherwise.
I will transmit your comments to Dorine and Marilyn; they indeed do a good job.
I sincerely hope to welcome your family another time and if you have friends, do not forget our address.
“Nous recommandons la villa Amara”
Reviewed 16 Feb 2016
C'est une maison disposant de tout le confort, meublée avec gout, très accueillante. On passe de la plage à la piscine selon le vent. Super les canoës mis à disposition pour une balade sur le lag… More
Merci Patrice pour cette appréciation. Désormais nous mettrons plus en avant les talents culinaires de Dorine.
Hi,Welcome to our vacation 4 Bedroom Located in Paranaque City on a high floor with a Panoramic view of Manila Bay.Perfect for those short stays, business trips, family reunions, going away parties, and other such occasions.The unit has 4 bedrooms with 2 King,1 Queen an …see more
This luxury 2 bed 2 bath apartment is only 25 Km from Malaga airport and is situated in the picturesque area of La Cala Hills between Malaga and Marbella. Set within a gated community, close to Mijas Golf, Santana Golf and Raquetas De Mijas Tennis. It has two swimming …see more
Great family friendly apartment with lovely balcony overlooking the spacious pool area. The master bedroom is very roomy with plenty of both wardrobe space and chest of drawers. The ensuite bathroom… More
“A very comfortable apartment with lovely swimming pools and easy access to restaurants”
Reviewed 4 Feb 2014
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in the apartment which has a very comfortable large living room leading to balcony overlooking one of the three swimming pools and beautifully laid out gardens. The kitc… More
“Excellent Relaxing Holiday. Quality Apartment. Great Location”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2015
Just my wife and I in June. I am a regular visitor to this area. We really enjoyed our stay in this spacious property which has been very well equipped for a holiday property and excellent value as c… More
I am so pleased you enjoyed the property and plan to return.Your wife will now have an even greater choice of TV viewing on your next visit! Subsequent to your stay the property now has a new 48" Sony Smart TV plus we have installed a State of the art IPTV entertainment system. A premium channel subscription system available as an optional extra - in excess of 220 UK (all BBC ITV etc) Irish, American TV channels many streamed in HD. Premium channels include Sky Sports/ Movies, BT Sports, Children's inc. Disney, music TV and on..... Also UK Radio and music selection.14 day catch up and Films on Demand.
Off a quiet country road nestled in the small secluded hamlet of 'The Bluff' Rosewood Queensland is 'The Gypsy Cottage'. Offering some of South East Queensland's best breathtaking rural views. The Gypsy Cottage was completed in December 2014 but …see more
The house is located in the quiet exclusive Paraiso Hillls development.Tranquil and peaceful, only 10 minutes drive from Puerto Banus .
The house has its own beautiful private garden and is perfect for outdoor living with a manicured private garden , comfotable out do …see more
We booked to stay for a month after christmas and hoped for some sunshine and to escape from the English winter. We had family and friends to join us over the course of the month. It is a fabulous pro… More
“Perfect from start to finish”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2016
Myself and my 5 friends stayed here whilst in Marbella for a wedding. From the date we booked the apartment we were contacted by the owners, who were so helpful from start to finish.
When we arriv… More
“Stunning Villa - Home from Home Everything you would ever want!”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2014
We stayed for a week in August taking the family out for some well deserved rest and relaxation.
We couldn't fault anything that Danny and Therese (villa owners) had provided us during our stay. Th… More
To the beach! Apartment with wonderful sea view and to the Plaza de Los Cangrejos, south-east orientation and only 40m to Torrecilla beach. On the third floor of a six-story building with elevators. Consists of a bedroom with two single beds and air conditioning/heating …see more
My husband and I stayed in this apartment for the second year in a row. It is perfectly located with many fabulous restaurants right across the street. The apartment is very well equipped with everyth… More
“Costa del Sol”
Reviewed 17 Mar 2016
This was our second stay at the Delfin in Nerja, Spain. Antonella from Tip Top Escapes does a great job welcoming each of her guests. The apartment is alway spotless when you get there and is in a gre… More
Reviewed 16 Jun 2015
this is the best accommodation we have stayed in nerja.we have holidayed in the no.1 hotel also another holiday appt. but this has to be top class for cleanliness and comfort .would recommend to anyon… More
hideAway is a lovely relaxing villa with a private pool, part of a small development just 120 yards from the beautiful Bottom Bay beach. Inspired by Caribbean design, hideAway is finished to a high standard and provides everything needed for the perfect holiday in Barba …see more
We have recently returned from a wonderful 2 weeks in barbados, the final week being spent here at hideaway. Peaceful location, we used as a base for exploring the east coast-what a contrast and a mus… More
Reviewed 21 Oct 2013
Just returned from a two week stay at Hideaway at Bottom Bay. Wonderful villa and stunning location. Villa was well equipped with easy access to shops and beautiful sandy beaches. Weather was fantasti… More
“Bliss from beginning to end!”
Reviewed 10 Nov 2012
Having visited Barbados since the '70's, I was not disappointed with the location of Hideaway. Peaceful, close to a quiet beach, handy for zipping up either coastline in our hire car. The villa itse… More
We're so glad that you and your family enjoyed our "hideAway" as much as we do and I will certainly pass your kind words onto Jan & John. We would love to welcome you back in the not too distant future :)
Imagine waking up to spectacular views of the Indian Ocean. Or sitting on the raised deck for a sundowner or two.
Spacious sun-drenched family home, with open plan living area and bar area with stack doors leading onto decked patio with built-in BBQ/braai. For colder …see more
Ideal for family reunions, groups of friends or anyone wanting a relaxing getaway. The villa is situated in a stunningly beautiful location on a hillside overlooking Koggala lake, just over a mile from the beach and 25mins from Galle, but in total tranquillity, far away …see more
My family and I (four adults and three kids ages 9,7,3.5) stayed at the beautiful Lakeview Villa along with my in-laws over our spring break holiday. This was our first trip to Sri Lanaka and having h… More
Reviewed 1 Apr 2015
Great house with stunning views. Very relaxing. Lovely couple living in who prepared fabulous food and were so helpful. We had a wonderful time. … More
“Beautiful villa in a beautiful location”
Reviewed 24 Mar 2015
This has to be the best place to relax and repair wear and tear. Perfectly situated overlooking the lake surrounded by a cinnamon plantation, spacious and comfortable - this is a great spot to unwind … More
This is a beautiful new townhouse on the Costa Golf 2 Complex. The apartment belongs to a gated community, providing a safe area for children to play and added peace of mind for holiday makers. There are security gates which ensure only residents of the complex can acce …see more
“Great place to stay in, would love to visit again”
Reviewed 23 Jan 2012
We had great time on Fuerteventura island, staying in this house. It is big enough for 4 people and includes everything needed for normal everyday life. Everything is very comfy and well-designed.
Hi, thanks so much for the comments. We are so glad you have had a good holiday. It is very kind of you to take the time to leave such positive and helpful points about our house and the island. Im sure others will take all of your points on board and act accordingly. Thanks once again.
This is a wonderfully private holiday home with its own flower-filled garden, lovely sea views, large sunny terrace and three gorgeous swimming pools to choose from. It is perfect for those who like to be close to all amenities, but who also appreciate space and tranqu …see more
“Excellent and well equipped appartment with super friendly hosts”
Reviewed 13 May 2013
The appartment is very well equipped, we mised nothing for our comfort. The children loved to play in the garden and the pools. Our hosts were very helpful and so hospitable.… More
We are delighted you all enjoyed your stay at Our Oasis in Sunny Nerja. You were lovely guests and we thank you very much for taking the time to give us your kind review.
“Best apartment that we have stayed in - ever!!!!”
Reviewed 13 Apr 2013
From the start we had good contact with the owners Margot and Bryan - they couldn't have been more helpful. The booking went through easily and we felt confident that our requests were being met. Ma… More
Thank you very much for such a generous review! We're so pleased you all enjoyed your stay and that your holiday was a happy one. We're very fond of Our Oasis in Sunny Nerja and it's really nice to find that other people like it too. It was lovely to meet you all and hopefully we'll meet again sometime. Muchas gracias!
“home from home”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2016
We stayed for two weeks in July and we found it perfect. Everything you could want for is provided. We didn't have the added expense of going out and buying and leaving behind anything. Be it seats an… More