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“Fantastic Villa” We stayed in Villa Viona 2 for 12 days in October while celebrating my birthday and our wedding anniversary. From day one everything was perfect and had no problems at all. Roni the Manager was there to meet us on arrival at the villa
villa is very nice and the location is very good. by bycicle it's possible to go every where. the house is very large , kitchen and rooms are complete ; must attention to the cleaning of each parti… More
“Great Location, Personal Service!”
Reviewed 15 May 2012
Our first trip to Bali and we had a wonderful experience with the villa.
Upon clearing the customs at the airport, we were met with a smile from Katut who held a sign with my name on it. We were th… More
“like a princess”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2012
We have stayed two weeks at Villa Viona, accidentally because we had had some troubles in an another place.
We was really lucky because Villa Viona is like a paradise with a wonderful swimmig pool, a… More
“Well worth the money” Superb seaviews, location is very good, you can get to the centre of town in 10 mins Lots of restaurants and bars. Plenty of boat trips and ferry's to the other parts of island.
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 :)
“Amazing escape from every day life” A couple of us stayed in this villa and loved it, hardly ever needed to leave our sancutary, our own pool, BBQ and all the comforts of home. Nice and private but within minutes of Port Douglas.
“Spacious apartment and great views” Apartment was well equipped, very clean and perfect for our family to spend New Year. The balcony is huge and views over the golf course, hills and out to sea could not be better.
Bathrooms, bedrooms and Kitchen al
The apartment was ideal for our family holiday and I would highly recommend it. It is an ideal base to enjoy top class restaurants, beaches, golf and pampering days at local 5 star hotel.… More
“Spacious, Private, Luxury and Convenient”
Reviewed 2 Aug 2016
Wow! What an apartment!!!
My husband and I visited this apartment last weekend with another couple. The apartment is HUGE with the most stunning terrace and a pool which was so quiet it almost fel… More
“Quite literally fantastic!!” What I can I say after the fantastic 10 days I spent at Casa Owens with my son? The apartment is beautiful, well maintained and is spotlessly clean. It is really close to local bars and shops which was perfect for me and m
I recently returned from a weeks holiday from this lovely villa. The villa was very clean and well maintained, it felt very homely. In my opinion the villa is excellent value for money.
The locatio… More
“Great value and good location.”
Reviewed 9 Jul 2013
Just returned after a 10 day family holiday (with 3 boys aged 16, 12 & 8). Have never stayed in a cleaner apartment, and the local agents were more than helpful in confirming the best value restaurant… More
“Great Apartment in Central Location” We have stayed at Jardines many times over the past 15 years - all apartments here are spacious, nicely set out with big balconies but this is the best apartment we have stayed in in terms of cleanliness and tastef
“great apartment in a quiet complex with lovely gardens”
Reviewed 29 Aug 2013
Apartment is very comfortable and spacious - it has all you need. Complex is very quiet and well kept with beautiful gardens and nice pools. During most of the day the balcony is in the shade but th… More
thank you all for the lovely review hope to see you again
“Perfect realaxing holiday, home from home. Very helpfull and obliging owner.”
Reviewed 18 May 2013
We have just returned from a fabulous months holiday at this penthouse. Everything you could possibly need. Very comfortably furnished, english T.V, very well equipped kitchen including dishwasher(a v… More
thank you both for the lovely comments.
hope to see you soon
“Excellent apartment and great value for money”
Reviewed 20 Jan 2013
The owner of this apartment was very helpful & friendly. The apartment itself was spacious with two bedrooms & two bathrooms, great roof terrace. Would recommend for use as a base to travel around, ca… More
“Fabulous home and location” My 7 friends and I had a wonderful stay at Porto banus. We would recommend to anyone. I was not able to met with Nacho but he was contactable at all times to assist with
Any questions about places to see or eat or golf c
from the moment we found this villa, the service from the villas owner Nacho de la Fuente has been amazing, kind and very efficient.
The villa is in excellent condition and has an amazing pool and … More
Reviewed 16 Apr 2013
We stayed at the villa at the beginning of April for 6 days. From being greeted by Nacho on arrival to handing back the Villa our stay was faultless.
The villa is in excellent condition. We utili… More
“Beautiful villa in perfect condition, 5 minute walk to Puerto Banus.”
Reviewed 31 Dec 2012
Golf trip with friends to Marbella.
Very happy with the villa and the owner, who was very kind and very helpfull through the whole weekend.… More
“Excellent, really excellent!” Monte Santo Estevao is an excellent house for a great holiday. We found everything in a very good condition, all rooms were very clean, the house ist very well equipped with everything you need, primarily the kitchen. We
We had a fantastic time at this beautiful house. It had absolutely everything - superb location with gorgeous views, lovely swimming pool, every possible amenity inside and outside the house. Sergio (… More
everything you need for a relaxing family holiday, the house is lovely well kept and everything you need to make your holiday enjoyable relaxed and easy. we have two teenagers and a 5 year old and the… More
Thank you very much for your lovely feedback Carol. So glad the villa offered something for all members of your family. Look forward to hearing from you again :-) Regards Diane
We visited this villa in September last year on a family holiday, with 8 of us in total we were glad to find somewhere at such a reasonable price.
The villa itself gave us everything we needed with a… More
Hi Emma, thanks ever so much for your review. Its a big responsibility knowing that its an annual holiday for most when they come to the villa so its always nice when families come back from the villa really happy. Glad you all enjoyed your stay :-)Best Regards Diane
“Fantastic.....will definitely revisit”
Reviewed 13 Apr 2013
We travelled to the villa last year. 3 adults and 3 children ages 3,5 and 6,
Upon arrival villa was immaculate, the journey was very easy, and even though we arrived at night time, it was an easy pla… More
Thank you for your review Ashleigh. It was great to hear that you experienced some of the great parks available to families with children of all ages. Look forward to seeing you again. Regards Diane
“Exellent conditions” Top service! Top Conditions! Everything as should be! Apartment very clean and specious. Lovely area with good restaurants and transport links. I would deficiently recommend it to everyone.
Location is very good and viws from the apartment amazing.
The landlord has gone to a great deal of trouble to make your trip as pleasant as possible. Food Hamper was appreciated and as well as as la… More
“Excellent location and very welcoming stay”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2015
We stayed at this apartment for 3 nights during the month of December. We arrived in the middle of the night but someone was on hand to help us in and orient us to the apartment. The "starter kit" (… More
Thanks for the terrific Review. It is always worthwhile to ask me about Entertainer Vouchers - often I can help out.
Hope to see you again.
“Well equipped apartment in ideal location”
Reviewed 10 Feb 2014
We really cannot recommend this apartment highly enough. It has everything you need to enjoy your stay, including a cot and highchair, which was great for us. You can walk straight out of the building… More
“lovely” On arrival we found the appartment very clean and comfertable. Was met and showed around. Having stayed at Al sakia twice before we knew the surroundings and what to expect. We do like it here from the large swimming pool, restuarant, and loc
We only stayed a week, next year we will make sure we will stay longer. Very pleasant area of Vilamoura, calm, peaceful. The apartment was as advertised, just perfect. We were not sure that we had wir… More
“Immaculate, spacious home from home apartment”
Reviewed 21 Aug 2012
No fights for sunbeds
chilled out environment
pool quiet and lots of green areas within complex
apartment very spacious, relaxing and have all amenties needed
contact person very h… More
“A beautiful and comfortable house close to the beach and restaurants.” The planning of the house is perfect. We were two persons and one of us could live upstairs. I started to be upstairs but decided to move down because I feeled that the bed was too
“We had a wonderful time” Great location; gracious host; comfortable accomodations made this a must return-to location. We were in town for a week and couldn't have had a better location. The apartment itself is well decorated and has everything you ne
“Lovely apartment and great location!” The apartment is situated very close to the beach, bars and shops which made it ideal for us. You really cant get an apartment which is any closer to everything. The apartment itself was lovely and clean when we a
“Excellent” This villa is one of the best you could find, everything is included and there's nothing more you could need.
If you are looking for a quiet and relaxeing holiday this is the villa to book, we enjoyed the sun, and peaceful nice surroundin
“This apartment was comfortable and homely and an ideal location and I loved it .” The location was ideal with sun on the balcony all day . The apartment was well equipped , very comfortable beds and sofa . I have been coming to Almunecar for a while n
“Well positioned and perfectly comfortable” My wife and I stayed at the lovely Casa Colina for 10 days earlier this month after a couple of weeks touring Andalucia. It really was a home from home with everything you could need for a relaxing break near
We selected this apartment from a vast choice available in the area around Benahavís and Marbella. It appeared well furnished and equipped, ideally located on the Ronda-San Pedro road, and the review… More
Thanks for the summary of your experience in Casa Colina Peter and Claudia. We are happy you had a wonderful and comfortable stay in our house. We hope to hear from you again in the futur.
Tanja & Guy
“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
“Gorgeous villa with spectacular views of beautiful Kalkan” Lovely villa which is very well presented. Party consisted of 4 adults and 2 teenagers and had plenty of space inside and outside. Villa well equipped, enjoyed the vast array of books availabl
We had a fantastic family holiday at Villa Sienna in Kalkan - perfect villa in a brilliant location with incredible views (advantage of being high in the hills), we'll definitely be back! Even our 3 t… More
“Fantastic villa with great views”
Reviewed 13 Jul 2013
Our first visit to Kalkan, Villa Sienna was a fantastic choice. The villa is finished to a very high standard, with all the facilities you could ever need. Spent most days relaxing round the pool, chi… More
Reviewed 16 Sep 2012
We spoke to the owners before we booked and were impressed by their honest appraisal. They happily answered minor queries prior to our arrival, which is always reassuring.
When we got there the facil… More
Thank you for taking the time to leave such a detailed, informative & truthful review. We are trying very hard to offer a holiday villa that guests feel is well presented, honestly advertised & fairly priced and has all the things that make a holiday relaxing & comfortable. Look forward to welcoming you back to Villa Sienna anytime soon !
“Perfect” From the moment we arrived as a family of 5 and 3 generations we felt perfectly at home. So much space both inside and out and decorated lovely and immaculately clean. Couldn't have asked for anymore as a holiday home, all had a great time.
“Absolutely perfect, peaceful, relaxing and great location.”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2013
This is the second time we have stayed in this villa and would do so again.
Its location is perfect, 50m from the restaurants and the beautiful sea front of the fishing village La Calleta.
The villa… More
“Lovely villa, excellent location, very peaceful but close to local amenities”
Reviewed 1 Oct 2011
Villa located very close to local restaurants, but also convenient for local shops. Nearby beach mainly pebbles/shingle, but great for snorkelling. Only 15-20 minutes drive to Playa Las Americas, gr… More
Myself, my husband and two children aged 6 and 3 recently returned from a wonderful ten day holiday at this apartment.
The apartment is lovely, well furnished, clean and very well equipped (I wou… More
“this apt is a gem”
Reviewed 12 Oct 2012
stayed at this apt with my husband for a week in sept absolutly fantastic everything you could possibly need here fantastic pool area easy walking distance to villa martin plaza lovely walks along the… More
“feel here like at home)”
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
We perfectly spent our holidays here is rented this villa. We were here this and previous year in September (2011 and 2012). Very comfortably and accurately inside the house. The house is executed in … More
THIS COUPLE HAVE BEEN 2 TIMES BEFORE AND WE LOOK FORWARD TO THEIR RETURN THIS YEAR AS THEY HAVE JUST BOOKED AGAIN THAY MUST LIKE THE APARTMENT AND AREA
“Location Location Location” This was our 3rd trip to Tenerife Royal Gardens, it is in my opinion one of the best locations in Playa de las Americas, giving you the opportunity to venture into Playa or Los Christianos. A fantastic array of shops, bars
This is a lovely apartment on 1st floor with a large balcony and pool view. The accomodation is well equipped and very clean. The complex is right by the beach and you can hear the ocean at night from… More
Thank you very much for your kind review and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
“can not fault it.”
Reviewed 22 Mar 2012
We have been coming to Tenerife for sixteen years, This is one of the best appartments we have had, clean and well furnished with great pool and sea view. Central position for Americas and Christianos… More
Dear John & Frances,
Thank you very much for your kind review and look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
“very good holiday apartment”
Reviewed 5 Jan 2012
tenerife royal garden is one of the best locations in playa de los americas.it is right on vistas beach.i have stayed there twice in the last ten months and will be back in the next few months.the app… More
Thank you very much for your kind review and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Zivile