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SENSATIONAL FAMILY HOLIDAY APARTMENT - WATERFRONT - VIEWS - POOL - GREAT LOCATION to suit up to 6 people.
The Terrace is a New Waterfront luxury holiday Apartment in a quiet location on the Great Barrier Reef s Magnetic Island . Beautiful views , spacious , light and …see more
Detached bungalow in a spacious and quiet park with lots of privacy and tropical vegetation, in the centre of Playa del Ingles. There are 3 big swimming pools, one is always heated, each with a separated child-pool. The separated 6-person bungalow is 100 or 120 square …see more
“Excellant holiday accomodation in a central location”
Reviewed 8 May 2012
Visited in April 2012 and found the bungalows spacious, clean, and in an excellant location for all that the resort has to offer. It was very peaceful and the staff make you very welcome. The cleaning… More
Reviewed 26 Aug 2012
Very great residence with nice apts with littles swimming pools scattered on the property. not bad also restourant/bar inside complex.
not very near the beach and the centre, but in only 5 minutes by… More
“Really perfect stay - quiet and beautiful place”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2011
Very nice and large garden . Spacious apartments ( c.c.a. 100 m2 ) , very good equipped kitchen , a little bit old furniture . Apartments are cleaning daily . 3 swimming pools in this gardens . Very… More
Alkira - Bright happy place in the sun.
Coffs Harbour - where the mountains and ocean meet.
Separate entrance to a private room and ensuit including laundry with direct access to the pool. Magnificent ocean views surrounded by rain forest on 5 acre property. Close to b …see more
This very large penthouse is situated on the 8th floor of la large block of apartments, close to the Torrecilla beach and is within just 5 minutes walk of the famous Balcon De Europa. Due to its excellent position, amazing views from the majority of the rooms and its si …see more
My extended family and I stayed in this apartment for 2 weeks in July. We were 6 grownups with 5 kids aged 2 to 13 years. The apartment with its 5 bedrooms and 3 WCs and spacious living- and dining-… More
Hidden amongst the Gum trees in Northampton is a retreat where you can relax and unwind. Gum Gully Bed & Breakfast offers a tranquil environment to stay over night or enjoy a couple days to wander the beautiful surroundings of Historic Northampton. Use as a base to have …see more
As soon as you walk through the front door you are struck by the sheer tranquillity and elegance of your surroundings. Mot Mot Lodge is beautifully appointed with everything you could wish for to make your stay a relaxing and rejuvenating experience. A short walk throug …see more
Altamira apartment is located in El duque, Costa Adeje area, has a sea view and situated on the first sea line. It features bright rooms fully furnished. The apartment is equiped with sofa, TV, oven, microwaveoven ,refrigirator, dinning table,terrace,shower,washing mash …see more
The secluded villa provides a taste of rural unspoiled Portugal. Quinta da Madrugada, is perched on a hillside in 12 acres of private woodland and terraces just waiting for you to explore, and is surrounded by small rural villages deep in the heart of central Portugal. …see more
We stayed there in June of last year.
The villa was spot on, it had everything that you needed, immaculate, well looked after and it was a pleasure to stay there.
The views are spectacular and the … More
“Idyllic setting, wonderful house and amenities”
Reviewed 6 Jan 2014
6 of us stayed at this holiday location for a week. Wonderful scenery, the house is beautifully presented and with plenty of amenities. Spec is to the highest standard. I would highly recommend thi… More
“Amazing hideaway with stunning views to wake up to every day”
Reviewed 2 Jan 2014
My partner and I spent two weeks in this villa during the summer waking every day to the most amazing panoramic vista. The location is adorable (although at the time a little tricky to find and get to… More
On the beach where the river meets the sea Alluvion is what you would expect in a beach house. Ideally located adjacent to Swan River Alluvion has direct level access to a safe beach.
Whether your idea is relaxing by the woodheater and reading a book or watching from t …see more
Villa Viverina is a spacious, light and modern villa situated adjacent to the Marina de Albufeira. The ground floor of the villa compromises spacious living accommodation and dining area with a fully-equipped kitchen and downstairs toilet. The living area has direct acc …see more
What a beautiful Villa loved it so modern . Six adults and one child never felt crowded .i would recommend this Villa to anyone who likes space modern and quiet. This is not the first Villa I have sta… More
“Lovely property with amazing views”
Reviewed 30 Sep 2013
We choose a villa in vilamoura as we wanted somewhere relaxing as we have a 3 month old baby. We couldn't have choose anywhere better. We also found the help from Luba who escorted us exceeded our exp… More
“Great holiday base, excellent modern villa”
Reviewed 26 Aug 2012
This is an excellent modern villa, with great facilities. The pool is deep and refreshing, the gardens well kept.
The kitchen has everything that would need to cook a meal, as well as make a quick … More
Superb recently refurbished penthouse apartment right on the sea front with amazing views over the Pollensa bay. It's in a perfecto location with the sea at your doorstep and only 5 - 10 minute walk in to town center.The apartment has 3 double bedoms, one double be …see more
Enjoy the space of two floors of tastefully appointed rooms - from the deck where you can soak up some sunshine to the four bedrooms complete with air-conditioners, two gourmet kitchens, laundry room, ample entertainment & dining rooms, BBQ area alongside the swimmi …see more
We stayed at Villa Rosso in March for the third time and each time we stay there we think it can't get any better but it really does. You will need to look really far and wide to find a more wonderfu… More
We are a family-run establishment, hidden in an old coconut plantation amongst other homes and privately owned villas, surrounded by many coconut, banana and mango trees.
We are a perfect retreat for couples, families or friends wanting to enjoy the tranquility of isl …see more
Wake up with the view's over the Strait of Lombok, the private pool and beautiful tropical garden. A delicious and healthy breakfast in the sun on your terrace or in the shade of the original Balinese “bale benong“, the roofed terrace .A great opportunity to relax, …see more
The Drake Seaside Apartment is a self catering two bedroom holiday accommodation, in Seychelles, located in Belombre, on the main island of Mahe. It is well situated close to the seaside, and the main road. It was completed in May 2013 and has modern facilities. It is l …see more
The Drake apartment is a clean, well equipped, pleasant apartment with a superb view and fantastic hosts close by. The regular linen change and cleaning was really helpful particularly with young chi… More
“Great apartment in fantastic location”
Reviewed 22 Sep 2014
We spent 2 weeks on honeymoon here - and think we struck gold! A beautiful, spotless apartment with everything you could wish for, in a fantastic location right next to the sea. Snorkelling was amazi… More
“Excellent Apartment, View and Location.”
Reviewed 18 Jul 2014
We were made to feel at home from day one.
The accomodation was spotless and modern.
For snorkelling you can jump in from the balcony.… More
The beach house is situated a few feet away from the sea so perfect if you want to roll out of bed for that early morning swim! It is only a 1 minute walk into town and a 5 minute walk to the main beach yet is in a peaceful and quiet part of town.The property has been n …see more
Property was just as described. Home was in a great location, 2min walk to the beach, grocery store nearby, many restaurant options all within walking distance too! House had everything my family ne… More
“Perfect little beach house!”
Reviewed 7 Mar 2013
Having stayed in many places in the Algarve, this property was the most enjoyable. If you're looking for a peaceful retreat away from the hustle and bustle of apartment living, this authentic beach ho… 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.
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
Beautiful Villa with private pool and private gardens. Quiet street with restaurants and shops within 100 m's. This is a very beautiful and charming villa with beautiful gardens surrounded by Palm and Olive trees. The garden includes a large covered patio as wel …see more
Great location superb villa
Handy for restaurants and shops close to local towns and services excellent pool pool cleaned every day handy man very friendly … More
“Lovely villa in a secluded position”
Reviewed 25 Jun 2016
There were 7 of us holidaying at the villa, ages ranging from 7 – 72 years old. The villa has the all the space and amenities we required. The children really enjoyed the pool and spent a lot of ti… More
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
Newly built two bedroom apartment in a lovely Spanish called Jacarilla with roof top communal swimming pool, the apartment is ground and has a lift to roof top, the apartment comprises of one master bedroom with on suite bathroom with shower, the other bedroom has a sin …see more
Cool Runnings is a fully air conditioned spacious 2 bedroom, 2 en suite bathroom apartment, with separate powder room. It boasts its own spacious private terrace, tropical garden, and private pool .It is situated at the rear and quietest part of the small Beacon Hill …see more
“Condo is kept at a very high specification and standard”
Reviewed 18 Feb 2012
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 was t… More
Welcome! This is a two bedroom holiday villa situated in Fitts Village on the spectacular West Coast of Barbados. It is one of fourteen homes just two miles away from Sandy Lane on a small gated estate. They are set in tropical gardens with a shared pool. The villas wer …see more
Organisation - Roz handled the booking really nicely and was helpful in arranging the extra kid-related equipment we needed. We were met on our arrival at the villa, and everything was explained to us… More
“Faboulous, great tranquil location”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2012
Roz the owner was very helpful and accommadating. The propery is well equipt for a family of four. It is in a peaceful location and the pool and garden area is wonderful as are the neighbours.
“Comfortable Base to explore the island”
Reviewed 1 Apr 2013
Situated off the main road this is a pleasant house with a view of the shared pool. We virtually had the pool to ourselves for the week.
We hired a car as there isn't really much within walking dist… More
Best place to relax on the sunny shores of the one of the oldest lake in the world and to enjoy in discovering the ancient town Ohrid.The apartment have its own terasse whit a stunning lake view.Lake port and central square are just two minutes walk by the lake promena …see more
Natural Surrounds.....The cabin is set in two acres of indigenous garden and forest with rock formations, wild flowers and Koi fish ponds. The natural swimming pool, low slung hammocks and trampoline, make it the perfect natural playground for children. Perfect Position …see more
From the onset Collette was very helpful and patient as we had issues that meant us changing dates. The lodge is gorgeous. Spotless, and very quiet. Beautiful views. The location is very private and p… More
Thank you for your wonderful review.
I'm so glad that we were able to work things out with the dates and that you could stay with us. - after all, don't we look forward to our holidays all year? We hope to have you back one day and especially with your special little guy Jack! All the best until next time. Kind Regards
Colette and Warren
“A little piece of heaven”
Reviewed 17 Apr 2016
The cabin was spacious, beautifully furnished and with amazing views. Perfect for a romantic getaway or a break with friends. It was fantastic lounging at the private pool, savouring the afternoon sun… More
HI Kerry-Jade, Thank you for the lovely review! Hopefully it will not be too long before you get a chance to come back - and hopefully for a little longer next time. Until then ...... Kind Regards
Colette and Warren
Reviewed 5 Jun 2014
A stunning property in a stunning location with stunning company - a simply perfect stay. Will always have very fond memories my time at this wonderful log cabin with its amazing views.… More
Thank you Barry, I'm pleased you had a special time. We look forward to having you back in the future.
All the best, Colette
Beechwood is perfectly located in the heart of beachside Warrnambool. Accommodates up to 6 guests. A modern and luxury three-bedroom apartment just a three minute walk from the city's bustling shopping and restaurant precinct. Head in the opposite direction an …see more
We were so pleased with our Beechwood Apartment located at 1/6 Banyan St, Warrnambool. This apartment has everything required to live here let alone spend a few days on holiday. The owner has provid… More
Bellbird Gully so named because the sound of the bellbirds fills the air. This is a beautiful, comfortable home, with two bathrooms, three bedrooms, two living areas and a modern kitchen. The dining area is surrounded by windows on three sides with views of the garden a …see more
Set in a quiet seaside village in a tranquil cottage garden setting,only a few minutes walk to a beautiful, safe beach and close to spectacular natural scenery.
Homely, clean, self-contained, two bedroom cottage with quality furnishings. Set in a lovely cottage garden …see more
You are looking at the rental page for a beautiful hot/cold air-conditioned apartment with one of the best views on the island of Ibiza. The apartment is located on the ground-floor of a superb complex nestled on the coast line of Es Cana town.
The modern apartment co …see more
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 :)
Step out onto your own private deck and enjoy a spectacular 180-degree, north-facing ocean panorama. Savour your breakfast basking in the Australian sunshine year round or take a refreshing dip in your very own swimming pool. You'll wake up to the sun and the sound …see more
Private beach front apartment:
Apartment features a private spa, private terrace, separate dining room and lounge, completely self contained kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, washer, dryer, iron, ironing board, in house movies and cable television, complimentary car …see more
Charming beach houses situated at Anse Gouvernment, in the Bay Lazare district on the island of Mahe. The beach front property consists of 2 fully equipped houses for rental. One is a studio cottage for couples and the other is a 3 bedroom villa ideal for families or l …see more
Pepples Cove is excelent for relaxing and doing nothing! You have your own beautiful, small beach and a beautiful bay, where you can snorkel! If you are looking for action, this is the wrong place! Fr… More
Thank you for choosing Pebbles Cove and we are pleased that you had a relaxing holiday. We hope you will come again.
Experience warm hospitality with your hosts Lorri and Harry in the peaceful ambiance of Henty Homestay. Situated halfway between Albury/Wodonga and Wagga Wagga in the peaceful town of Henty NSW, Henty Homestay has four bed and breakfast rooms available.
With a light b …see more
Villa Blanca AzulThis superb newly refurbished detached villa with additional annexe and private pool offers the ultimate in comfort and flexibility and lies minutes from Torrevieja's infamous extensive stretch of white sandy beaches with fabulous ocean views, the …see more
Just returned from our second trip to this villa. Spent two weeks here and it's superb. Bathroom has been totally renovated and the double shower cubicle is great. (Also a separate bath for those wh… More
Hi Jason, many thanks for the review, glad to hear you enjoyed your stay/trip and liked the changes we've made.
“Recharged the Batteries”
Reviewed 31 Jul 2015
Just returned from two weeks at this lovely villa, recently renovated it has all the comforts of home but with the addition of that all important sunshine and private swimming pool.
The villa is si… More
“Lovely villa lovely pool.could do with a bell on gate for visitors .”
Reviewed 5 Sep 2014
Just wasn't happy having to pay extra on top of villa price for cleaning .nobody came to change towels or bedding .iv stayed in lots of villas and always had these changed .… More
Thanks for your feedback, we very much appreciate it. The towels and linen are changed for stays of 14 nights or more, but not for shorter stays than this. As a self-catering villa there is a washing machine and drying facilities should you wish to wash anything. The cleaning/linen fee we charge is to cover the cleaning of the villa and linen after the guest's stays.
Our lovely 3 bedroom, air-conditioned home comes with everything you will need for your stay in Perth. A fantastic outdoor entertaining area complete with swimming pool(with solar blanket), BBQ and lounges makes this an ideal retreat for couples and families.The cottage …see more
We stayed at Lemon Tree Cottage end of March/early April. This was our second stay at the cottage. For us it is a real home from home. There is everything you could possibly need for your stay. Jane i… More
“A real Jem!”
Reviewed 6 Apr 2013
I stayed at this cottage with my husband and 2 young children for 3 weeks. On arrival we were met by Jane the owner who was not only helpful with the house but our children also who immediately took a… More
Ideal family holiday destination, just over two hours from London to Malaga & then only 15/20 mins airport transfer time to the apartment. The apartment is less than 5 mins walk to the beach & all amenities, including restaurants, supermarket, internet cafe, ba …see more
“Excellent value for money, clean and comfortable.”
Reviewed 3 Jul 2013
I agree with other positive reviews about this apartment in terms of comfort and location. There is a feeling of being genuinely welcomed and facilities available to make your stay as comfortable and … More
Reviewed 22 May 2013
My husband, myself and friends stayed for 9 nights. We were met at the airport by Steve who was arranged through the owner, very convenient and took the stress from getting taxis or public transport. … More
Reviewed 22 May 2013
Stayed in Jans lovely apartment for 3 months to avoid the worst of the British weather. It is a lovely apartment very well equipped and in a superb location. Everything we needed was in the apartmen… 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
This wonderfully furnished apartment in Lagos offers great seaside views, and is conveniently located next to nearby beaches, the Marina, the train station, and historical town centre. A delightfull sunny apartment, 5 min walk to the beautiful Meia-Praia Beach, 1.5 km f …see more
We stayed at the apartment for two weeks. It was clean, comfortable and had everything you could need. There was also clean linen and towels delivered half way through which was great.
Great location… More
Reviewed 6 Mar 2013
I would highly recommend this apartment to anyone. It is a new, very nice place to stay with everything you might need while you are there. We were welcomed with a bottle of wine - nice! The owners w… More
Thank you for taking the time to submit a review of your stay. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at our apartment and have taken note of your comment about the lack of wi-fi. We have recently installed wi-fi and cable TV service in the apartment, which will make it more convenient for our guests to access the internet, etc., and to have more options for TV when at the apartment. Thanks for the suggestion!
“Central Location, Fantastic Views”
Reviewed 22 Jan 2013
Centrally located apartment, just 5 mins. walk to train station and 10 mins to bus station. (Lagos has very good access by bus/train to interesting areas along the Algarve.) The apartment itself is v… More