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A superb location right on the beach on the amazing island of Ko Lanta. A true home away from home with everything one needs.
The villa is fantastic in all respects. We visited in the green season w… More
“An idyllic holiday in wonderfu,l peaceful surroundings”
Reviewed 11 May 2013
After a tiring journey, we were met by the owner Nigel at the airport who drove us to Koh Lanta via two short ferry journeys. It was a pleasure to see the lovely villa situated on the sea front. The v… More
Reviewed 8 Jan 2013
My husband and I plus 2 friends stayed at this house for a week in December. Our experience was truly wonderful. We loved the view, pool and proximity to everything on koh lanta. We rented scooters… More
Villa Alexandra is situated right on Koggala Lake and ONLY a 5 min drive from some of the most beautiful beaches Sri Lanka has to offer. This house will truly make you feel at home. Guests Guests have access to everything in the house. We just ask for you to treat it t …see more
A large stunning villa located in Ovacik close to the Babadag mountain, Four large bedrooms that sleeps 8 people. Fully air conditioned with spacious modern well appointed kitchen and dining area. İn addition for Alfresco dining there is a large sun terrace and garden …see more
We have just enjoyed our second annual summer holiday at Yesil Villa and it was just as perfect as we had imagined it would be. The villa is a complete home from home and the only thing your really ne… More
thank you for your review. We were very delighted to host the Griffiths family at Yesil Villa second time round. Once again thank you so much for choosing to stay at Yesil Viila for your 2016 holidays. Both Vedat and I were delighted to see you again this year. We are so pleased to hear that you had the perfect stay and perfect holiday and we look forward to meeting up with you and your wonderful family for many more years to come.
All the best until hopefully next year!
Munise & Vedat x
Villa no.3 is blessed with the Headland's widest frontage with sweeping views that never cease to amaze. From every room you enjoy an unrivalled view of the Five Islands, Ang Thong National Marine Park and the most spectacular sunsets you are ever likely to see.Vil …see more
Villa La Dolce Vita( formally known as Villa Rouge) is a private detached villa in the kiziltas area of Kalkan, with stunning panoramic views over Kalkan Bay. The position of the villa enables you to take advantage of day long sunshine together with the sea breezes and …see more
“Lovely relaxing holiday with everything you need and an amazing pool”
Reviewed 24 Jun 2013
Dolce Vita was a gorgeous villa with everything you need. Inside the villa and the pool area were frequently cleaned. Fully equipped with everything.
The outside area and pool was amazing and the b… More
Thank you for your review, much appreciated
“excellent property with views and all amenities”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2012
We enjoyed a very comfortable stay at this villa. It was cleaned to a high standard and was light and airy. We were very grateful for the fans and air conditioning available as temperatures reached 40… More
Thank you for your review, much appreciated
“Вилла с настроением”
Reviewed 8 Jul 2013
В этом году мы уже второй раз отдыхали в Калкане. Кто побывает там, запомнит навсегда. Еще бы, чистейшее море, н… More
Thank you for your review, much appreciated (Спасибо за ваш обзор, очень оцененный)
The Hunter Valley Getaway provides Holiday Rental Accommodation and is located in The Vintage Golf and Spa Resort and Wedding Venue set in the world famous Hunter Valley Wine Counrty. Perfect for a Summer Holiday or that Winter Weekend getaway by the Burning Log Fire Pl …see 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.
Iandra house is fully air-conditioned and tastefully decorated throughout. It has 4 bedrooms and can comfortably sleep 8 people.
All Linnen & Towels suppliedi
Master Bedroom with private en-suit, walk in wardrobe, personal safe and double bedroom suite
Travel Cot with …see more
Our family had the honour of being the first paid guests in this house in June 2013. Right from the beginning Sharon made us feel welcome as she had arranged a picnic basket for us. It was really help… More
Thank you so much for your lovely review and also for taking great care and leaving the home in perfect condition.
The Tumble drier has been replaced with a nice new one and we have decided to have a dishwasher installed very soon.
Please don't hesitate to contact us should you wish to stay in Perth again.
Sharon & John
Breathtaking panoramic view of the Mediterranean Sea, stunning interior of the luxury Villa, tranquillity and silence and all attractions of Costa del Sol located in a range of short trip - if you are looking for a special place such this for your memorable holidays - y …see more
“Beautiful villa with wonderful views of the sea.”
Reviewed 9 Jul 2016
I have recently returned from a second holiday, with my extended family (aged 6 months to 91yrs), at the stunning Villa Elegante. I would not hesitate to go back for a third visit as it would be virtu… More
The villa itself provides luxury accommodation including a magnificent large master bedroom with 4 poster bed and ensuite bathroom with its own large balcony offering lovely sea views over the bay. There are 2 twin bedrooms each with ensuite bathrooms and one additiona …see more
“A fantastic holiday destination, where nothing more can be asked for”
Reviewed 17 Jul 2013
Brightside is an amazing place to stay on holiday - clean, spacious, wonderful views and perfect for a relaxing time away. I stayed out there with some friends and we had an excellent time, it was exa… More
“A truly "top of the range" holiday villa”
Reviewed 12 Apr 2013
"Brightside" made our Antigua holiday really memorable. There were six of us - 2 late sixties grandparents, 2 late forties parents and 2 kids aged 11 and 9.
The villa is incredibly spacious and airy … More
Reviewed 12 Jan 2013
What a place! We spent 10 days at Brightside Villa over Christmas with my mother and her boyfriend (in their 70's), my husband and I (in our forties), my two teenage kids (17 year old girl and 15 year… 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
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
Villa Fuerteventura is located high in the Sierra de les Nieves Mountains near the hamlet of Jorox between the Andalucian villages of Alozaina and Junquera.The stand alone villa was completed in October 2004 and has been finished to an exceptionally high standard. Stand …see more
Incredible views, well equipped, comfy beds, beautiful terrace and the pool was fabulous.
We clocked 39 degrees one day, so the air conditioning and mountain breeze was welcomed!
A great supermar… More
Reviewed 29 Aug 2014
This is the second time we have stayed at this villa, and we hope to return again soon. The villa is very private and peaceful, not overlooked but not isolated. We have seen eagles on both visits and … More
“Luxurious Villa in Fabulous Location”
Reviewed 12 Jun 2012
my brothers family of 4 and my family of 4 stayed in this villa in the summer of 2010 and had an absolutely fabulous time.
Beautiful scenery,luxurious property, great private pool, and air con in … 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
Villa Sete, is a beautiful 5 bedroom villa with private swimming pool, pool table, located in the heart of Albufeira town, within a few minutes walk to all the amenities you require. our villas have a full managment service where we check you in on arrival and provide a …see more
“I loved this villa, great location and great facilities”
Reviewed 17 Jun 2013
We had the best of both worlds in Villa Sete. It's in a quiet location for relaxing and soaking up sunshine by the pool, but in easy walking distance to the beach. Both Old Town and the Strip are wit… More
“Villa Sete Albufeira”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2012
Stayed at villa Sete for 10 days. There were 5 in our party.The transfer from the airport was prompt and friendly,I would recomend anyone to use this service should they need to.
We were welcomed by … More
Thank you for your review. I appreciate the kind comments yo have provided, and would not hesitate to welcome you back to any of our villas in the future. Kind regards Patrick
“Disappointing as villa is below advertised standard”
Reviewed 31 May 2012
Excellent location but villa is poorly maintained and the description on the website is misleading to say the least. The pool was nice but there were no umbrellas & no life ring which is not good when… More
I appreciate that you have provided your comments with regards to the Villa and the grounds. I am saddened that you did not bring these points to our attention as we could have supplied addtional umbrellas around the pool. There are permanent shaded areas which clients usually use if they wish to not be in direct sun. The life ring is located on the wall beside the BBQ next to the pool, this is quite visable and again could have been pointed out if asked.
We have noted the issues that you have raised and although they had not been raised throughout your stay we will ensure that all aspects are to the standard expected.
At a size of 250 sqm. situated on 500 sqm. of land, Blue Terrace Villa is the ideal vacation home for the whole family. With two bedrooms (along with two couches that convert into beds), the Villa can comfortably fit families of up to seven people. There is even plenty …see more
This property is very well maintained, always clean, as a lady came everyday for 2 hours cleaning, well furnished. (Perhaps can you add same kitchen tools & utensils… )
We had plenty of rooms for 8… More
Thank you so much for your review it's so nice of you to make your time for that. We will definitely add same kitchen tools & utensils.
Thank you again for your input.
Best wishes to you and your family
“Idyllic house at the beach”
Reviewed 5 Nov 2012
I stayed here with my family a few weeks ago and we had a wonderful time. The downstairs living area in the house is huge and perfect for all hanging out together but still having space. The whole pla… 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.
A exquisite villa with small private pool with in walking distance to restaurants,beach bars etc and in one of the best areas to walk into moraira .3mins to beach and locals shop.The villa is tastefully furnished in all rooms ,bedrooms having A/C and double built in …see more
We had a fabulous stay in Moraira, this is a super part of Spain to visit (our first time in the area) and we will definitely be back again.
As for Casa Don Julio and Sue, everything was super, Sue… More
“Fantastic villa--position, quality of fixtures, cleanliness”
Reviewed 18 Sep 2016
Just back from 2 weeks in this Villa. We have visited the wonderful Moraira many times and this is, without doubt the best villa we have stayed in. The Villa was spotless, with all the equipment you n… More
Reviewed 3 Feb 2014
The villa is in a lovely area, quite close to the sea and restaurants, and the walks in the evenings have been the highlight of our trip. The generous terrace is a great place to start your day, and t… More
Hotel Deli River is located in a tropical garden with many varieties of native fruits, flowers and birds. Our restaurant Omlandia serves the finest Indonesian and western cuisine. Enjoy the beauty of the Sumatran jungle whilst swimming in our swimmingpool. We will be h …see more
In Marbella's finest central location on the promenade linking the city with the world famous Port , PUERTO BANUS. Location surounded by nice shops, bars, restaurants, park with theatre and 10 min walk to the heart of the old town (typically Andalusian style).Over …see more
Fantastic views in the spacious 1 bed. Had everything we needed, right in the heart ofMarbella and on the seafront even though it was a quiet complex. Both adult pools were lovely to swim in. Hundreds… More
La Mer" is a well featured holiday home in the northern coastal suburb of Quinns Beach. Just 300 meters to the Indian Ocean, enjoy the views from the timber deck at the large outdoor pool area. ''La Mer'' is equipped with tropical styled furnitu …see more
Hiru Sandu Villa caters exclusively to those in search of absolute privacy, peace and tranquility, to be pampered by our courteous staff and enjoy true Sri Lankan style living. Ideal for families with little children and groups who wish to be together yet have the priva …see more
We have just returned from a fantastic month's holiday at the Villa Hiru Sandu. This was a truly memorable experience in this beautiful country. The villa is charming and the beachfront location is st… More
“The problem with Hiru Sandhu”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2012
The problem with Hiru Sandhu is that wherever we go in the world now will feel like Disneyland. This included our next stop after our two week stay at the villa which should have been a delight given … More
“diamond in the rough”
Reviewed 7 May 2012
the villa is amazing. beautiful setting and well maintained. the staff are very kind and helpful. being set away from the hustle and bustle of tangalle, we were able to relax and truly enjoy the be… 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
Beautiful beach home, fully furnished home including linens, with 3 bedroom, 2 bath home located in Honduras Shores Planation, a gated community, with private pool, private beach and beach club access. Bedrooms are air conditioned. Houskeeping service included in price. …see more
Located in Torre da Medronheira, Albufeira Town, this large villa is ideal for families or large groups that are looking for a quiet setting with excellent entertainment space. The villa has a large grass lawn that surrounds a good size swimming pool.The strip and the O …see more
Villa Mas MilaVilla Mas Mila is a very modern villa. It's owner has tastefully decorated this villa with elegant furniture offering resulting in a very comfortable but also very stylish villas. The spaces within the house are bright with ceiling to floor windows gi …see more
“Luxurious retreat, with absolutely stunning views!”
Reviewed 23 Jun 2013
The owners of this villa have taken tremendous care to ensure that you could want for nothing during your stay. The pool area is beautiful and during the time of year we were there, there were absolu… More
Thank you so much for your kind review. It has taken us a while to catch up with it but it is a pleasure to read that you and your family had such a great holiday in one of our villas.
This villa always pleases and so we are delighted that you too were happy with your stay.
We have 20 villas on our website utopia-villas.com and we specialize in the area of Sitges only and so if you do decide to come back to Sitges we would be more than happy to accommodate you again in this villa or another to add a bit of spice to life ;-)
Reviewed 30 May 2013
This is a wonderful villa, have stayed there several times now and will go back, the house is beautiful and the location is beautiful a great place for a relaxing holiday with friends or familly!… More
I am so happy to read this review and that you had such a great time in Sitges and in Villa Mas Mila. It makes all the effort of our business worth it when we see that people bring home great memories of their well deserved break.
We look forward to welcoming you back to Sitges again.. either in this villa or another from our portfolio,
The Utopia Team
This charming tropical-style two bedroom villa is the perfect romantic getaway, with its own salt water swimming pool and a walled garden that gives you a feeling of heavenly bliss. It is less a 10 minute drive south of Lamai and located near to Butterfly Garden in the …see more
We recently stayed in Hideaway Villa for a week and would highly recommend it to others looking for a quieter, self-catering Koh Samui holiday. We hired a car and from the Villa it was so easy to dri… More
Reviewed 28 May 2012
This was our third stay in Hideaway villa and have already booked again for next year
Its a small piece of heaven perfect seclusion to unwind relax and recharge
There is is plenty to see and do in… More
Casa Strutt provides a relaxing holiday, it is located just two minutes walk to the sea promanade which has stunning views of Fueterventura and is walking distance to the famous Papagayo beaches. Quiet and peaceful, yet only a ten minute walk to the Marina Rubicon which …see more
“The villa was amazing, Lanzarote/that area is a nice place to visit/stay!”
Reviewed 27 Nov 2013
Me and a group of my girl mates rented this villa to start off my 25th birthday celebrations! and we loved it!
The villa was amazing,very modern, very clean, nicely layed out and the heated pool wa… More
“Fantastic Villia, beautifull location”
Reviewed 16 Apr 2013
My husband and 2 children have just got back from a lovely holiday at Casa Strutt. The villa was like a home from home and we all settled in straight away.
The heated pool was a blessing especiall… More
“A home from home in a fabulous location.”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2012
My family and I stayed in Casa Strutt in early July. We had a fabulous time. I would have no hesitation in recommending this villa. The villa had everything one would need on a family holiday. Th… More
Niro's Place is an exclusive beach house situated on Galu Beach, known for its most beautiful white sandy beach of the Kenyan South coast. It has 4 spacious air conditioned bedrooms of which one is a luxury master bedroom. All beds are oversized, 2.00 x 2.30 m and have …see more
This is an amazing large villa, which can sleep up to 16 people with 8 bedrooms all en suite .
It is fantastic location, being just a 5 min drive to Ibiza Town/Playa Den Bossa and 10 mins to the fabulous beaches of Cala Jondal and Ses Salinas.
You can live the Ibiza …see more
Great location with all the amenities that we could need. The villa is huge. Set up with a nice flow yet still allowing for the privacy of each couple. The owners generosity and customer service wa… More
A lovely modern bright and spacious villa situated close the best beaches in Ibiza yet within easy reach of all the Nite Life. There are 5 bedrooms and four bathrooms, a huge reception room with terraces to relax and dine, a modern fully fitted kitchen and swimming po …see more
We stayed in this villa for a week with family/friends as we were getting married in Ibiza at the end of September. This villa is stunning and has everything you need or could wish for. Richard (the o… More
“amazing villa amongst great surroundings, with great facilities nearby”
Reviewed 21 Jun 2013
This villa was more than we could have hoped for. The villa has every facility you could need from coffee machine, through to wireless Internet and a great sound system. The villa is in a great locati… More
“Fantastic value for money, luxury villa!”
Reviewed 26 Sep 2012
This villa exceeded all of our expectations. It is beautifully presented and sits in a perfect and convenient location with amazing views over the island.
All of the rooms are very modern and well de… More
A luxury, detached villa with its own private grounds and all-year-round electric-heated pool in Montana Roja, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote. Located around fifteen minutes pleasurable stroll from the nearest beach, Playa Flamingo. Its selection of bars and restaurants with v …see more
THE RESIDENCE SIMPLY SIMPLY SIMPLY AMAZING
This home has been furnished beautifully for your enjoyment.
The home comprises of
Ground floor/1st floor
Large family lounge with dining area and stunning modern kitchen
Games room with pool table
Large home theatre
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
Spectacular villa, with a private bathing plaform. All of our reviews have been five stars. Our feedback from our first ever renters was : "We're having a wonderful time in your lovely home. You were smart to buy this place. I've stayed in five other villas on the pen …see more
We have just returned from a great week in this beautiful villa. The accommodation is lovely; spacious, airy and beautifully kept. The setting is fantastic; walking into the villa, the first thing you… More
Reviewed 24 Jun 2013
Just came back from a very relaxing holiday in our favourite villa on the peninsula. Sundown Villa is very well appointed and spacious, and the view is simply gorgeous. The pool has a good size for a … More
This is a high standard holiday home which holds a unique experience in luxury self catering accommodation in Gozo. The place is perfect for families or friends seeking a quiet rural hideaway in Gozo making it ideal for exploring the attractions of the island.
Situated …see more
Villa Frangi is in an ideal location at the south end of Sanur, Bali.
Close to the beach and shopping, we are in a quiet location - giving you space to relax and unwind.
Our villa is perfect for families travelling with children or for groups travelling together who …see more
We were not expecting what we got when we booked this villa. We walked into heaven!
This villa is amazing! It was clean, spacious, welcoming, great value for money and we had such an amazing stay. Pu… More
Bluff Hill B & B offers a relaxed and peaceful stay in a cute little cottage (max 2 people) with ensuite bathroom, tea/coffee/toast making facilities and a little fridge. The cottage is surrounded by a garden and trees. The cottage is renovated in 2013 and has the feeli …see more
Luxury villa next to Puerto PortalsThis magnificent 5 bedroom home offers stunning views over the Mediterranean sea and coast situated just a few minutes from vibrant and cosmopolitan Marina Puerto Portals.The property benefits from two spacious terraces with large swim …see more