Bali Rich Luxery Villa, Indonesia
Bali Rich Luxury Villa, formerly Villa Kendil, was renewed in 2006 with some new features as well as a new name. A tranquil haven in Bali, this villa is situated on Jalan Raya Kerobokan in authentic old Balinese village style, far from Kuta’s hustle bustle, but close to tourist attractions, nightlife and an 18 hole golf course for those who want to leave the peace of their villa. These individual villas, constructed of local wood and designed for spaciousness, privacy and luxury, are set amongst lush indigenous gardens. Ideal vacation rentals for short or long-term holidays, you choose between a single, two or three-bedroom villa. Each private accommodation has a single Balinese entrance and privacy is ensured by 12-foot walls between the villas.
Bali Rich Luxury Villa is comprised of fifteen two-storied Balinese houses, each with its own garden, large bathroom, outdoor shower, kitchen, and furnished in authentic old Balinese style. The smaller villas are called Lotus Villas, and there are 5 of the larger Frangipani Villas. The Frangipani Villas each have their own private plunge pool. Come experience the exotic local and luxury at this Balinese villa!
Solièra, in the village of Saignon, Provence, France
Solièra Cottage is located in the beautiful, 12th century, hillside village of Saignon in Provence, one of the ten oldest settlements in France with a population just over 1000. Saignon is still relatively unknown and is a peaceful village with an extremely picturesque central square and very few cars. It is a great place to visit if you want to get a feel of historical village-France. In the past, there were three chateaux (ie castles) in Saignon, and one external wall of Solièra Cottage was once part of the ramparts protecting the village – the arrow slits are windows today! Solièra accommodates 4 in 2 bedrooms with spacious living areas. The kitchen is fully equipped with a large fridge, oven, hob, dishwasher and washing machine. Excellent local restaurants are plentiful.
Surrounded by lavender fields and perched on the edge of the Lubéron Mountains, there is an amazing 360 degree panorama of the valley and the Lubéron mountain range. Saignon is situated in the ‘Parc Naturel de Lubéron’, within easy driving distance of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Avignon, Arles, Nîmes, Aix-en-Provence, Alès and Orange.
Telephone: 02 6768046
Rue Richelieu apartment, Paris, France
This Rue Richelieu apartment is a light and airy rental in the highly fashionable 1st arrondissement, steps from the gardens of the Palais Royal. Located on a private courtyard in a early 19th century stone house, this luxurious vacation rental with abundant character was recently renovated by an architect with discriminating taste and incorporating only the finest materials.
This elegant rental apartment, luxuriously decorated with antique and contemporary furniture, is a quiet and peaceful enclave. Beyond the welcoming entrance the cozy living/dining room is furnished with a sofa, armchairs and a dining table comfortably seating 4 or 5 guests. The kitchen is divided from the living/dining room by a wooden bar and is fully equipped with a combined washing machine and dryer, a dishwasher, a gas stove, an oven, microwave, precious china, etc. The principal bedroom has a queen size bed and spacious closet space. The second bedroom has a bunk bed. A modern bathroom is fitted with bathtub/shower, wash basin and WC. Maid service is included for stays longer than one week.
This well-situated rental apartment is also within easy walking distance to the Museé du Louvre and prime shopping destinations and transport facilities that can take you anywhere is Paris.
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Bridgehampton Farmhouse in the NY Hamptons
Bridgehampton Farmhouse is an ideal vacation rental in the famous Hamptons of New York. This country-style farmhouse, located between Sag Harbor and Bridgehampton is only minutes from the ocean and beautiful bay beaches. Or, if you prefer, you may simply stay at home and swim in the in-ground swimming pool. This distinctive vacation rental comfortably sleeps ten in five bedrooms with five bathrooms. Rental rate includes pool/lawn/garden maintenance and weekly house cleaning. Situated on more than an acre of land, this vacation rental is adjacent to 1,000-acre Long Pond Reserve. Because of its location between Sag Harbor and Bridgehampton, this location offers the best of both destinations with the exclusivity of a more rustic environment. In summer, ocean and bay beaches are a primary attraction, but there is plenty to do year-round in the Hamptons, whether you enjoy golf, sailing, antiquing or restaurants.
Gateway Villas activities
Gateway Villas Gatepark is ideally located to the beautiful north of the island, two minutes away from St. Lucia‘s famous mile-long Pigeon Beach, and near to the island’s only 18-hole championship golf course. On-site amenities include car rental, laundry service, kid’s club, and outdoor pool. Gateway Villas offer a unique vacation specialized for the independent traveler, with more space, more comfort and privacy, and more personal services for a vacation of a lifetime. All units reflect the Caribbean lifestyle throughout for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. These luxury resort villas located on exotic St. Lucia offer bountiful amenities to ensure a memorable vacation. Studio units have a mini kitchen and the one- and two-bedroom Villas have fully equipped kitchens. Some one- and two-bedroom villas also have a plunge pool.
Gateway Villas view
St. Lucia is known for its majestic pitons, lovely beaches, and warm and friendly people. The peaceful location of these Villas are ideally located, just a two-minute drive from Pigeon Beach, a magnificent beach area with beach beds, security, and restaurants, and they are just a five-minute drive from major shopping areas, restaurants, and St. Lucia’s happening location, Rodney Bay. Enjoy a trek through the rainforest, a biking or hiking adventure to see one of St. Lucia’s largest and most breathtaking waterfalls, or horseback riding along the beach. A land and sea safari takes visitors sailing up the beautiful coastline and going on an excursion to Morne Fortune, the banana plantations, fishing villages, the rain forest and tropical vegetation, before arriving at Soufriere, the home of the majestic pitons. Visit the volcano/sulfur springs, the breathtaking diamond waterfalls, and botanical gardens. A Grenadine Islands day sail offers white-sand beaches, deserted islands, crystal clear waters, excellent snorkeling, and adventure, or join the party on a champagne party sunset cruise. Catamaran day sails are also available down the west coast of St. Lucia. After the sun sets, the nightlife is vibrant, and very often there is live steel band music. There is a Friday night street party in the north, and the nightclubs always have a lot to offer.
Porch at Barntucket in Nantucket
Experience Nantucket island‘s history, charm and enchantment in this historic five bedroom, three bath antique carriage house. Barntucket, once a horse and carriage barn, was built in the early 1800s and was actually rolled on tree logs to its present location. Converted in 1898 by Reverend Buckey and his family, Barntucket today maintains all its original detail. From ship lap planking on the walls to southern yellow pine floors, Barntucket is definitely a classic original. An intimate residence with much attention to detail, this house was honored by being featured in Metropolitan Home magazine and the coffee table book Nantucket Gardens and Houses.
Smoke free and child friendly, Barntucket accommodates up to ten people and can be rented by the day, week or month. Daily maid service, catering and special requirements can be arranged. Conveniently located in the exclusive Cliff Road area, Barntucket is just 1/4 mile from Steps Beach, the Cliffside Beach Club and the center of town. Barntucket also abuts Coffin Park, a nine-acre nature reserve and is just down the street from Nantucket’s Oldest House. Come experience some classic New England charm in this historic home.
Phone: 508-228-4835, Fax: 508-228-1127
Escape from it all and slip into authentic, rejuvenating French country living. Tranquility, peace and light bathe this vast 300 year old chateau. The Château de la Buronnière, once a place of privileged private pleasure, now shares its charms with guests who seek a unique, relaxing vacation rental. Resting gently on a calming pond and nestled in the heart of 40 acres of woods, fruit orchards, and chestnut alleys, La Buronnière is an excellent base to explore the nearby vineyards and villages of Anjou, the medieval city of Angers and the Loire Valley, UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Looking out over the white sands and blue water of the palm-fringed Caribbean is where the lovely Mayan Riviera Condo is located. This splendid resort is in an area once favored by the ancient Mayans. Pre-Hispanic ruins just outside your door can only hint at the past grandeur of their remarkable culture.
Picture yourself enjoying the glorious turquoise waters of the Caribbean, world-class diving and snorkeling, white sandy beaches and golfing in the Playa Car phase one magnificent golf course. Located in a gated community with 24 hour security, this condo has fast and easy access to the pool, the beach and a sea front walkway into the town of Playa del Carmen and ferry to Cozumel. There are wonderful restaurants featuring international and local cuisine, great shopping, and endless water sports. Or you can relax and sunbathe, go parasailing, play golf, and tennis, or enjoy the night life in the area. Whatever activities you choose to do be aware that there are many more options and you will never be bored!
Castle Zaman on Egypt's Sinai Peninsula
Zaman Castle, a breathtaking castle on the Red Sea Riviera, is located on the Sinai Peninsula between the cities of Taba and Nuweiba in Egypt. This luxurious vacation home offers panoramic sea views, private beach, swimming pool, and easy airport access. The castle offers a mountainous view of four countries: Israel, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt. The exact site signifies a landmark on the ancient road connecting St. Catherine’s Monastery with Jerusalem.
Castle Zaman attractions
Traditional food based on ancient Egyptian recipes are just one part of enjoying this replica of an ancient castle. Zaman’s true beauty lies within its unique and deliberate architectural structure, which allows for the visitor to be transported into an ancient time, while simultaneously enjoying all of the benefits of a glamorous modern vacation rental. If you like mystery there is even a ‘secret’ underground treasure room that you can explore. If you visit on special days you can experience an ancient ‘magic’ trick to light up the underground room.
Though there are a couple warnings potential vacationers should be aware of. The castle is not child-friendly and high heels are not recommended.
Telephone: +2 018-214-0591