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“lovely Villa” The Villa was everything it said, well equiped, verylarge and very clean, there was eveything needed and more, booking with the Villa owner was easy and he provided exact information regarding getting to the Villa, things to do around th
We spent a fantastic two weeks at this villa. It is huge, certainly large enough for for a family. The surrounding area is out of this world.… More
“Quiet and relaxing”
Reviewed 2 Sep 2012
The villa is in a quiet location so as the owner states, a car is essential but this also meant that it is very relaxing.We walked to the resturants alone the lagoon which as about half an hour on foo… More
“fun in tranquil setting of bom successo”
Reviewed 28 Sep 2011
Very nice villa on quite estate. The adventure possibilities are endless. we surfed walked on island castles sand dunes. Sampled many a local tipple and enjoyed hours of pool time.
Cycled next to th… More
“Well equipped wonderful villa” 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 would also recommend Rop
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
“Fantastic villa - highly recommended!”
Reviewed 30 Apr 2012
Fantastic villa in a great location.
Seemless booking process with Maureen, who was friendly and helpful.
Spotlessly clean, very well appointed accomodation. Very spacious and comfortably furnis… More
“A great place to stay in this Caribbean paradise” A lovingly maintained and managed villa that we enjoyed throughout our 2 week stay.
The owners have clearly taken great care to create a comfortable, elegant home for their guests.
Although we ar
Sunrise Villa is a tropical island paradise. Having an entire house for the 2 of us and our 7-month-old baby was perfect. We could swim in the pool while our baby was napping, or just sit back and r… More
It was a pleasure to have you stay at our villa we would very much like to welcome you and your family back again.
With best wishes
Des and Jill Carro
“Far better than expectations”
Reviewed 10 Apr 2013
On arrival we were very warmly greeted by the owners Des and Gill and got a quick tour of the villa.Its location is in a quiet and peaceful area only minutes stroll from the beautiful Bottom bay.The … More
It was a pleasure welcoming you to Sunrise Villa We hope to see you again.
Des and Jill
“5 minutes to an amazing beach”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2016
We stayed at Sunrise Villa for 12 days in March. The weather was brilliant, some rain but on the whole it was in the 80's. The villa had everything you could want for a self catering holiday, well equ… More
Thank you for your nice comments.
We hope to welcome you back to Sunrise on your next visit
Des and Jill
Tangerine Villa is a stylish Floridian Home which is luxuriously equipped to the highest standards. This spacious, single-story home of four to five bedrooms with three bathrooms offers accommodation for up to ten people. The villa is fully air conditioned and has its o …see more
“Very peaceful and spacious home in a great location.” Everything was well prepared when we arrived. Jango (the master gardener and our greeter when we arrived) was very patient and waited for 4 hours as our flight was delayed. The house was well equi
“A hidden gem!” My family and I booked this home for a week's vacation, to really get away and relax from it all. What a fantastic home this is, we've stayed in hotels and condo's before but this is something else and as the title alludes to its 'a hid
We rented the villa for almost three weeks, it was a perfect place to stay to visit all the parks, and far enough away to chill out round the pool in the evening. The heated pool and spa were fantast… More
“Fantastic home - perfect location”
Reviewed 4 Jun 2012
My family and I booked this home for a once in a life time trip, and we were not dissapointed!
This home is just exceptional, everything is just perfect and its all the little details around the h… More
“A Great Villa”
Reviewed 22 May 2012
We have spent extended Easter holidays in this great house the past two years. The house has everything you need for a wonderful vacation.
It is obvious that this house is also used by the Owner he… More
“A perfect way to escape” Both the villa and the owners were fantastic. It was clean, perfect location for site seeing the whole island, in a village that had all the amenities you need on a villa holiday. The owners were very friendly and were on hand
A wonderful, private and oh so comfortable villa - and that pool!
We enjoyed 8 days of peace, quiet and comfort staying in Ta Berta in Sannat. The welcoming Sam and Michelle have created a fantastic … More
“One of our best holidays EVER in Ta Berta!”
Reviewed 16 Sep 2016
When we arrived quite late to Malta, we hadn't appreciated that it was Victory Day and therefore a public holiday, however that did not prevent the wonderful hosts of Ta Berta, Sam and Michelle, from … More
“Luxury accommodation in a laid-back location.”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2014
My wife and I were travelling with my 90-year-old mother. When we were looking at booking Berta, Sam was concerned that Mum may not be able to climb the front steps or get in one of the free-standing … More
“Fantastic Villa, met every expectation” 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 with Villa
Beautifull villa of 200m2 situated on 750m2 garden. Private pool and mango garden. Daily cleaned to western standards. Kitchen and staff present. The villa has 3 bedrooms with airco, large living room with van, a dinner room with van. An inside large toilet room, a bath …see more
Casa Las Fayas is a tastefully renovated tradition Canarian cottage standing in a mature patio garden surrounded by green countryside. It is centrally located in the peaceful Brenas region of La Palma on the hillside above the charming capital Santa Cruz, giving it …see more
“A Lovely Villa” Great accommodation, lovely size rooms, immaculately clean - would definitely recommend. Heated pool kept the kids entertained till late in the evening especially with the slide!
5 of us came to stay, 4 adults, one child. Had a fantastic time. The pool was great, though quite deep if you aren't strong swimmers. We bought a load of cheap floats which did us nicely. The villa wa… More
“Second stay at fabulous villa”
Reviewed 28 Jul 2014
The villa has all you need for a relaxing family holiday. It's clean, spacious, well kitted out and has a lovely pool and spacious sunbathing and dining areas. The location is great for beach, port a… More
“Fantastic villa and service.”
Reviewed 14 Jul 2013
As usual we were not disappointed with the quality of this villa.
The villa is in a peaceful location with a few restaurants, bars and convenience stores within walking distance, although a car is e… More
“Highly recommended Villa” We stayed at Villa Sandra in October 2014. It is always a risk to book accommodation from a description and pictures. You can rest assured this is a luxury villa. Gary has done a great job of providing first class facilities
“Wonderful villa with lovely heated pool and very comfy sun beds”
Reviewed 28 Jun 2016
A very efficient, helpful and friendly owner and villa manager to deal with any issues or questions that you might have. The village was easy enough to find thanks to maps provided and the transfer t… More
“Beautiful villa, not far from a picturesque sandy beach!”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2013
At first we were a little intimidated about the drive from the airport as we hadn’t driven in Portugal before, but there was actually nothing to worry about. Car pickup was easy and obvious (and dis… More
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We value all feedback and we are really pleased you had a fantastic time, it makes all of our hard work worthwhile when we hear guests have had a great holiday. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Thanks again, JJ Villas.
“Great Villa - Great service”
Reviewed 8 Aug 2013
Very enjoyable holiday. The Villa is well located for access to many activities. Spacious rooms - easily accommodated three adults and three children. Great pool with large shady areas for eating outs… More
We are really pleased you had a great time, it certainly makes our hard work worthwhile to hear a guest has had a great holiday; especially when they then take the time to write a review of our holiday villa. Thank you again, JJ Villas.
“Delightful villa with a tranquil view” Turtle View was an amazing place to stay. We loved the house, well equipped, clean and comfortable. It was homely with out being cluttered and also had a well brilliant kitchen. We could have sat on the deck all
We stayed here as a couple in June 2016. This is the off season on the Island and it is very quiet and a lot of the restaurants are closed, but this is exactly what we needed as you get to experience … More
Reviewed 22 Jun 2013
This property is absolutely amazing. My friends and I went to medical school on the island, came back for a vacation. Turtle View property has stunning views, very peaceful, and def. get your moneys… More
“A truly wonderful Getaway”
Reviewed 13 Nov 2012
"On arrival we were delighted with the tranquility of the area. The building was clean & welcoming. The house was spacious and comfortable and provided us with everything we needed during our 2 week s… More
We are so glad you enjoyed the peace of the Peninsula. We know its so hard to convey it to our guests but once they arrive they see just how beautiful it is. Peace is difficult to describe. Thank you so much for your review.
Just Heaven Mountain Retreat is a unique 27 acre property at Carool just over the Queensland border in NSW.
From everywhere on the property there are spectacular ocean, rural, and mountain views. Just Heaven is at the gateway to the unique beauty of Northern NSW and i …see more
“San juan de capistrano” 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 from 4 to 10 were in and ou
This was our fourth time to Nerja and this was by far the best facility we've stayed at. The house was perfect and spacious and extremely well equipped. The garden was really nice, let alone the pool!… More
“Perfect villa in idyllic location” 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 retreat from th
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
Reviewed 3 Sep 2012
I spent a week at the casa marember villa 26th august - 2nd september with my husband and his sister, her husband and their 3 children, the villa was home away from home, we could not have asked for m… More
Thanks for your lovely review its a good feeling to know that our guests like the villa as much as we do and we would love to welcome you back any time
Welcome to Encantada Resort in Orlando. A truly tropical paradise in the heart of Central Florida. Make your next stay a truly magical vacation in a luxury vacation town home that will take your breath away.Encantada Resort is centrally located amongst Orlando’ …see more
A holiday home conveniently located on ECR by the beach, 'ExtaSea' is just 20 minutes’ drive from Mahabalipuram, located inside a secure gated community between Chennai and Pondicherry/Puducherry. 'ExtaSea' is a luxurious private Beach House designed with cosy interio …see more
“A very relaxing home from home.....” A lovely property that felt very comfortable and was like a home from home. Extremely clean and lots of extras including a much welcomed grocery pack. Glen and Joan were very helpful when we needed advice on touris
Luxury Pool Villa Sleeping up to 8 adults and an infant. The villa, which is the nearest of its size to Ao Nang beach, oozes understated elegance, class and style. The villa sits on a spacious 800 sqm plot. The view to the north is of spectacular mountains.Tranquil Nopp …see more
“Our paradise this summer - we did not want to leave!” The villa was spacious, pristine and beautifully cool. The layout suited us perfectly, with 4 adults and 2 children we had all the facilities you could possibly need. Having the Wi-Fi was a real b
We had a brilliant holiday in Calonge and we were more than impressed with the villa! In particular the garden and pool, which was all beautifully maintained! The garden gets shelter from the mid-day … More
Our four double bedroom (one of which is internal) airconditioned villa with private swimming pool and also access to the large community swimming pool is probably one of the best at Edificio Residencial Aljamar as it has a very large terrace. Being situated on the c …see more
“Excellent villa with stunning views” 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 and comfortab
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
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
“Excellent high standard of property in a quiet location close to theme parks” We stayed in this property for approximately 1 week in September 2014. The house was brand new, very modern and spacious. There was wifi and cable tv in all of the rooms, th
“An amazing two weeks in an amazing villa” 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 for us. You
A beautiful 3 bedroom villa with kidney shaped pool situated on a private road known locally as "millionaires row". The villa is split-level with fully fitted kitchen and TV area (with satellite TV and DVD player) on the ground floor, a large lounge and separate dining …see more
Large house with 5 double bedrooms, 2 kitchens and 3 bathrooms, private garden with swimming pool and barbecue, in a beautiful natural environment, only 10 minutes from the beach, Costa Brava, railway station in the village, great for hiking and cycling …see more
“Beautiful, spacious villa with fantastic pool and incredible views” We have just returned from a wonderful stay in this villa and we honestly could not fault it. It definitely has the "Wow Factor" and was spotless and very well presented. Super larg
Mot Mot Lodge has an open plan living, dining and kitchen area, with double hight ceilings and full width sliding doors, opening out on to a large upper patio,with outdoor dining facilities. This dining area links the interior and the garden seamlessly. …see more
“A lovely villa in an excellent location” A very well appointed villa in an excellent location, complete with all the facilities you'd expect. Within walking distance of the beach and restaurants of Puerto Pollensa and a perfect base for exploring the
Los Pinos is a large luxury villa well positioned to cater for a diverse holiday group. The beautiful Port de Pollenca beach is just a 10 minute walk away, the bars and restaurants just another 5 minu… More
“Condo is kept at a very high specification and standard” 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
“Need to be fit to carry luggage in the view is breathtaking!” Really enjoyed our time here. The kitchen is well equipped and there's plenty of room for two people to relax. Pool well maintained and clean. Lots of storage space and coat hangers! The ap
“Ideally situated, beautifully kept property with everything you ever need, a home from home!” This was our first family holiday to Florida and the villa absolutely had everything we wanted to enjoy our holiday! Ideally situated with ease if access to
We stayed in this villa for 2 weeks in September and had a fantastic time, we were a family of 8 and everyone of us thoroughly enjoyed every minute. Can't fault anything about this property... It was … More
“Great Location Great Villa”
Reviewed 9 Jul 2013
We stayed in the villa for three weeks with our 4 children
The villa provided a superb base to easily access all of the major locations and you were at Disney before the kids could even ask when wi… More
Reviewed 15 Apr 2013
Excellent location, especially for Disney World.
Villa amenities are all you could need.
Would recommend a good map because we got a bit lost when arriving in the dark (road signs are not lit at nig… More
“Feels like home” It's a lovely house in a quiet neighbourhood within walking distance of the beach (100m) and supermarket (300m). Heaven for the amateur-chefs thanks to the amazing kitchen and lots of privacy and sun in the garden.
A perfect sprin
“Fantastic and well-equipped villa in a quiet neighborhood two blocks from the beach”
Reviewed 17 Jul 2013
We stayed in the villa for 10 days in June/July 2013 and had a fantastic time. We were two families from Norway with two kids each, aged 5, 5, 2 and 1. Every one loved the house.
The villa is quite b… More
“Beautiful house, excellent location”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2013
We rented this villa for 2 weeks and we had a great holiday. The area is great, lots of nice restaurants, a quiet beach on walking distance and some some good beachclubs nearby (Puro beach and nikki b… More
“Lovely Villa, great location” Our party of family and friends had a lovely time at Palm Villa. The facilities are excellent, it was plenty big enough for all ten of us and Beverley was helpful and went out of her way to make our stay comfortable. We
What a dissapointment. As we neared the property my heart sunk - the 10 mins away beach is no more it is now the entrance into a huge fake marina and in the shadow of an artificial island. The neare… More
I am sorry to hear you had a bad experience staying at Palm Villa. However, we did speak to other members of your party who seemed to have a different opinion. It seems you really would have preferred a villa on the beach front which would have cost at least three times as much as Palm Villa. Palm Villa is very well equipped and we do have a coffee machine available for our customer's use, although not a cafetiere. Our pool cleaner comes regularly once a week, and came out to check if there was a problem in between visits whilst you were there and found nothing untoward.
“Wonderful!” Our stay at Villa Olivier in November 2011 was as enjoyable as on all our numerous earlier visits.
Eric & Pauline, Lionel and the maids are all very friendly, efficient and helpful.
The villa and grounds are beautifully kept. Th
Great Villa, ideal location, very well equipped & lovely pool, excellent welcome basket and lots of attention to detail from the owners. Well done Eric & Pauline, 10 out of 10! This was our second v… More
“Beautifully appointed, high standard, private villa, great location!!”
Reviewed 29 Feb 2012
I cannot believe anyone would have anything negative to say about this villa!! We stayed at villa Olivier in June as a holiday for my 30th birthday and we were not disappointed. The villa is in a grea… More
Reviewed 29 Feb 2012
This is our 3rd time at the fabulous Villa L'Olivier and we will be back. The property is immaculate and obviously very well maintained. It is in a quiet residential area just 5 mins walk from the b… More