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Stylish, comfortable beach villa (RIGHT AT THE INDIAN OCEAN!) with very friendly and helpful staff (cook/housekeeper, houseboy, nightguard). Breakfasts are included and REALLY DELICIOUS, every morning something else to surprise and delight you! Our superb cook can pr …see more
What a nice experience !!!
Beautiful house, superbe swimmingpool ( the cleanest ever seen) , nice garden that gives straight access to the beach.
Friendly Staf always ready to help ; Pushpa the hou… More
“Paradise does exist!!”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2015
If i have to discribe my stay in villa golden in one word i would say "heaven". The premises are excellent, charming villa and superb gardens. Very nice pool and with a garden that gives into the sea … More
“Still dreaming of this exotic Paradise !”
Reviewed 14 Nov 2015
Still dreaming of this exotic Paradise !
Only a short while since our return home and already longing to go back.
It is hard to describe in a few sentences the overwhelming impressions during our s… More
Modern villa for 8 with swimming pool, located into a really quiet area at Meco village, 1,1 km away from the beach and 40 km away from Lisbon. AccommodationInside:A large living room and dining open space with fireplace.Modern kitchen, very well equipped. 3 bedrooms, 2 …see more
The Beach House sleeps 6, in three bedrooms - 2 Queen and 2 single beds. Featuring a fully equipped modern kitchen, air-conditioning and heating, spa and spacious gardens the Beach House offers relaxing family accommodation all year round - just bring your food and bath …see 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
The Pearl of Naithon is a magnificent gated condominium development, tucked away in a beautiful forested valley, lying directly adjacent to the magical, unspoiled Nai Thon Beach. With numerous near-by restaurants serving delicious Thai food, and sand so clean that it sq …see more
I stayed in this luxury apartment for 2 weeks in March 2014 the place offers everything you need to have an amazing time away.The staff are very helpful and friendly and the pool is incredible, this a… More
“Fabulous apartment in a great location!”
Reviewed 20 Jan 2013
We were recommended Nai thon by our friends who said it was a nice place, with a quieter beach, close to the airport and without those loud night bars that Patong is famous for. When we arrived, we s… More
A beautiful spacious 7 bedroom villa set in secluded gardens and quiet location but only a stroll to some bars, restaurants and a international supermarket. We have plenty to keep you entertained while staying with us including pool table, dart board, wii games console …see more
This Moorish style villa is furnished as a luxury home from home. This is a luxury 2 bed corner plot villa with patio & private pool with volcano views that will take your breath away!The lounge has UK Sky TV and cable TV (mostly Spanish), DVD player, PS3 (with games), …see more
Pre arrival info clear,concise and accurate. Good helpful advice from Lorenzo the owner on car hire, restaurants and things to do. Location is around 10 mins in the car from the centre of Corralejo b… More
Hi Kenny, really glad you enjoyed your break and our villa - and that our pre-holiday communications answered all your questions. Hope to welcome you back soon.
This beautiful Arabic designed townhouse is situated on the lovely El Sultan complex with local shops, supermarkets, cafés, buses, taxis and the spectacular sand dunes of Corralejo just around the corner. Beach, shopping center, restaurants, and Baku Water Park is a fe …see more
The property, compose of two houses, is located in Azaruja, a typical village in Alentejo, 1h15 away from Lisbon, a 5 min. drive from the motorway exit and a 20 min. drive from historic Evora. The recently renovated traditional Alentejo house, designed for a couple, off …see more
This Excellent 5 Star Reviewed let is a privately owned and exclusive apartment near Gibraltar's popular Eastern Beach, which offers the perfect Gibraltar holiday experience. In the summer it is very airy, so fairly cool and in the winter months, electric radiators are …see more
On arrival Kevin met us at the runway, apartment was first class, I would recommend this apartment to anyone and would stay there again, handy for walking to Main Street and shopping … More
Thank you for your kind Review comments, which a very much appreciated.
“brilliant for the location and price”
Reviewed 4 Aug 2016
An absolutely lovely apartment perfect for myself and my two young boys (4&7) and my friend and her daughter (6). We were kept up to date at every point of our holiday and as we were visiting a friend… More
It's a pleasure! Thank you for your review, it's always good to hear that guests have had a great time and enjoyed staying in the apartment. I'm sorry that you experienced problems with the Playstation. Had you let me know at the time, I could have sorted that out for you. Looking forward to welcoming you back next time.
“A Lovely apartment to stay in”
Reviewed 25 May 2015
This is the frirst time i have been back to gibralter since 1964 . Alot has changed but the people havent they are so freindly and happy .The apartment was excelent a realy nice
place to stay.every … More
Thanks for your kind Review and it was good to be a small part of your re-visit to Gibraltar after so long and I'm pleased you were so happy with the apartment
This is a beautiful and spacious two bedroom/ two bath ground floor apartment with communal swimming pool and situated in an array of tropical gardens. The interior of this apartment is of a very hight quality with superb open plan lounge and dining area, fully fitted …see more
The description for this apartment was spot on. When it states 5 minutes to the beach that was exactly what it was and it was a nice flat walk not up and down hills which some omit to say in their des… More
This luxury top floor penthouse apartment (3rd floor reached by lift) in la cala is fully equipped and furnished to a very high standard,it has aircon,32"flat screen TV with full Sky Package (including sports,films etc), dvd,hi fi system and Free Wi-Fi . Fully fit …see more
“Fantastic Apartment. Spotlessly clean. Very convenient to all amenities!”
Reviewed 17 Jul 2016
We have been holidaying in La Cala for the last 8 years in various rental apartments but this one tops them all! The location is perfect for walking to the beach or into La Cala itself for dinner or d… More
“Lovely apartment, great location.”
Reviewed 5 Jul 2016
This was our 3rd stay in La Cala, but our 1st at Casa Azul. Mick & Sue's apartment was perfect for our needs. It has everything you need to make your holiday a pleasurable experience. If you enjoy a h… More
Reviewed 16 Jun 2016
what a wonderful apartment, this was our second stay at mick& sues place it is fully equipped and a home from home. the balcony has a lovely sea view and perfect for a bar-b-que. great location close… More
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
Kodagu is an administrative district in Karnataka, India.The district is bordered by Dakshina Kannada district to the northwest, Kasargod district of Kerala to the west, Hassan district to the north, Mysore district to the east, Kannur district of Kerala to the southwes …see more
This beautiful farmhouse was recently converted, and offers all the required comforts while retaining the original beauty and character of this old building. The house has 3 bedrooms one of which is a family room with a double bed and a single adjoining room. One of the …see more
Well equipped , spacious farmhouse with the terrace on the upper floor offering plenty of sun or shade as preferred and the pool for cooling off after sightseeing. The private courtyard with it's jacu… More
Thank you Lesley for your lovely comments :)
Am glad you had a lovely holiday and stay in our farmhouse.
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
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
Located in San Lawrenz, Gozo, Perla is ideal for that romantic getaway or much needed family holiday. Located amid stunning countryside and close to world renowned diving facilities, this property caters for all tastes. Perla benefits from large pool and deck area, free …see more
This elegant villa is situated in a peaceful area of Estepona overlooking the sea. It oozes tradition in design and interior decoration, and it is presented in immaculate condition having recently been redecorated.The house enjoys stunning sea and countryside views from …see more
Friendly people, good food, art, culture, history and night life in one holiday, I cant say enough about Spain. This house was a blessing when our Andalucia road trip started to take its toll. It was … More
We are delighted you had a fantastic first trip to Spain and were able to find some relaxation at Villa Passiflora in between road trips and visiting Andalucia's many wonderful attractions. Come again soon! Sarah and Erik
“We loved it and will certainly come back!”
Reviewed 20 Jan 2015
This year we’ve decided to spend our New Years Eve in Estepona, Spain. I’ve already visited the area several years ago, but for my husband (30 years old) and my little girl (1 year old) it was the… More
We are delighted you had an enjoyable stay at Villa Passiflora and welcome you back soon!
Lovely modern apartment right on the front line of the sea in Los Cristianos. Quiet, very private, with great Sea Views, close to all local amenities. English & Spanish bars and restaurants, Iceland & Hiperdino Supermarkets within 50metres from the front door. The per …see more
Imagine your own private holiday resort in the beautiful Bay of Islands, New Zealand. Located just 7 minutes from Historic Russell and all that the area offers: fishing, sailing, swimming with the dolphins, cruises, sunbathing on uncrowded beaches. Our beautifully ha …see more
Cortijo Hacienda Nueva, spectacular accommodation for 12 persons, large gardens and pool area with barbecue. The region of the Guadalquivir Valley is the region extending from Sevilla City to Cordoba City. An ideal region for which they want to visit apart from the two …see more
HOTEL TAJ INN in Moradabad is famous for its high class facilities and hospitality. Our motto is to to serve the best to our clients and provide them the best services in town.Hotel Tajinn Comfort Inn will offer praiseworthy and top qualities to our customer base to re …see more
Fully equipped. Situated in the center of Barcelona, at only 10min walk of Las Ramblas.With plenty of Restaurants and grocery stores nearby. The flat has recently been renovated.It's fully equipped to ensure the comfort of our guests. You will visit Barcelona and f …see more
The flat was really nice, clean and comfortable and well equipped.
Everything worked well and nothing that we needed was missing.
It was lovely to find fresh fruit, juices and milk in the fridge on … More
Reviewed 29 May 2013
immaculate, very clean and exceptionally well-equipped with all extras included such as soap, coffee pods etc and a welcome gift of milk, juice and fruits. excellent location and no street noise. 2nd… More
“Had everything which we wanted”
Reviewed 3 Mar 2013
The apartment had everything which we wanted. It was very well equipped with cooking utensiles, extra towels, even down to dish washer tablets and washing machine detergent.
It was in a very good … More
This 110 m2 apartment, located on the third floor of an elevator building on the prestigious Carrer de Muntaner in L'Esquerra de l'Eixample, has beautiful period details, including original mosaic floors, high plaster ceilings, stain-glass windows and polished wooden ar …see more
Set in a quiet, small residential area overlooking an impressive communal swimming pool. This ground floor apartment has 2 bedrooms, one with a full size bed and the other with twin beds. Both bedrooms have built in wardrobes and ceiling fans. A travel cot can be provid …see more
The apartment is nicely situated with about a 8 minute walk to the Playa Flamenca commercial centre and has all the home comforts to help make your stay an enjoyable one. We stayed there during the fi… More
“Amazing Location, Amazing Pool and Apartment.”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2016
We stay in July of this year, very pleased indeed and will be back for sure. Great location, great apartment and loved the pool area. Had everything we could ask for. Very pleased. Great location for … More
This beautiful detached Villa is situated at one of the highest points in Oasis de Nazaret and boasts some of the best views in Lanzarote. It is 1km from the historic town of Teguise and just 15 minutes from beaches.
The feature circular living room offers a huge view …see more
The villa is located in a fantastic location with stunning views across the mountains and onto
the coast line , you can just sit back and relax looking at the surroundings . The villa itself is very … More
“Excellent villa with stunning views”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2014
Had a wonderful time at Casa Vista Del Mar from 23/03 - 05/04 2014.
Everything about the villa is first class.
Views are superb and the villa is well equipped and comfortable.
Bedrooms are spacious… More
Dear Jim and Grace, thank you for leaving such a fantastic review of Casa Vista del Mar and I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay. I hope to welcome you again in the future. With best regards. Jacqueline
Reviewed 21 Dec 2013
Just got back from a fantastic week here, I cannot fault this villa at all, very comfortable, plenty of space and amazing views over looking Nazaret. I travelled with two young children and had no wor… More
Stunning four bedroom villa is situated in the heart of Phuket's fashionable west coast. It is available for exclusive rentals all year round. Set on the hillside of a tropical rainforest featuring an infinity pool merging with the enchanting sea view, it brings you th …see more
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
Set in the village of Planes Del Rei our villa has Beautiful secluded gardens with a private pool and lovely views with secure parking for 3 cars it is very peaceful and relaxing plenty of room for two families The lounge is very large with good quality furniture The b …see more
We found the villa to be spacious, clean and very comfortable and had everything required for a perfect family holiday. The covered veranda area with its rattan furniture and dining area was a welcome… More
Thankyou for taking the time to write your lovely review its so nice to have guests that enjoy the villa and surrounding areas. hope to welcome you back sometime in the future.
“Home From Home in a Beautiful Peacful Location”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2013
We have stayed in many self-catering accomodations over the years but have never experienced better quality or facilities than this villa. Case Marember was immaculately presented, thanks to the exce… More
Thankyou Ferghal and Cathy for your lovely remarks about the villa and i will pass your comments on to Val and Mike who do a great job in welcoming our guests im so glad you enjoyed your holiday and would be more than pleased to welcome you all back in the future.
“Beautiful, well equipped villa for perfect family holiday”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2012
We were thrilled on arrival at this villa to find it was even better than its' pictures and descriptions.
We were met at the villa by the couple who look after it, and they were very helpful througho… More
Thankyou for your very nice review we are delighted that you had such a lovely holiday and would love to welcome you back
Casa Nova is a spacious private 3-bedroom villa set in a non-overlooked and completely fenced plot of generous size. This villa offers the perks of the countryside such as peace and quietness while being just on the outskirts of Vilamoura and Almancil, 5 minute drive aw …see more
This was a first visit to the Algarve for us and we were keen to find a quiet and peaceful villa away from the crowds where we could relax, unwind and enjoy a private pool. This villa fitted the bill … More
“Great villa - clean spacious and good location”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2012
This villa is perfect for people looking to have a quiet break, yet still close to lovely sandy beaches and any nessecary amenities - Villamoura is close and a very nice harbour with resturaunts and p… More
Thank you very much, i hope you enjoyed your barbecues by the Sunset :)
Reviewed 12 Aug 2016
Wow, this villa is even nicer in person than the photos make it out to be.
Sure the first time you get there its easy to miss the dirt road but once you get your bearings your fine.
The villa is so … More
Thank you very much for your review. I'm glad to know that you gave good use to the pool and had a fantastic time :)
A traditional Mediterranean retreat situated in a peaceful hillside spot overlooking Kalkan bay. Villa Trio boasts a large, private swimming pool and spacious pool terrace ideal for alfresco dining. Conveniently located, Trio is 15 minutes walk from the town centre and …see more
LAZY COTTAGE ON THE RIVER BANKS is one of the two true Wooden Chalets situated on the banks of Goa's largest River "Mandovi". (Please check out WOODEN CHALET ON THE RIVER BANKS for information on the other property). The house has its own wooden jetty and has docking fa …see more
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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 tranquil setting on a 4000ha Game Farm in the Waterberg district, with more than 23 species of game. Close to Nylsvley Conservation Area! Abundance of bird-life, that makes for great photographic opportunities. We offer horse riding! If you wish, Betsie can prepare …see more
This is one of Adelaide's few absolute-beach-front properties. It is intimate beach side living with great sea views from the main bedroom, the dining/living area and the deck. All you will hear when you wake up is the sound of surf and seagulls. There is "no short walk …see more
Villa Sapphire is a tropical-style and exotic open-plan One Bedroom Villa located on hillside land with amazing panoramic ocean views of the Gulf of Thailand and surrounding islands. A romantic and exotic setting, ideally suited for couples. It is also ve …see more
We stayed at Villa Sapphire for a week and we couldn't have chosen a better place to stay. The location is superb and the villa is perfect. Sitting in the open-sided lounge watching the sun go down ac… More
Located in the heart of Albufeira, this large villa is ideal for families or large groups that are looking for a quiet setting with excellent entertainment space. This 6 bedroom villa has undergone full refurbishment with new bathrooms, new tiles on the floor throughout …see more
I highly recommend this Villa. After organising a 5 day stay for a group of 14, we were all very happy and to be honest after looking at other villas and hotels around the area, I think we hit jackpot… More
This luxurious and spacious property is located in a quiet residential street a short walk from the Medina. The roof terrace offers spectacular panoramic views of the town, is sun drenched all day and faces the beach and the Medina. The private terrace has a shaded perg …see more
Located in a quiet semi-rural setting on a 1/3 acre in the Mansfield township, this charming 2 storey self contained home accommodates up to 11 guests. It is ideal accommodation for families and groups of friends, set in a very peaceful location with tranquil private fr …see more