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Recent Guest Comments for properties on this page

Ilam Cottage suitable for short or long term stays

 Beautiful. Lots of character, well decorated and furnished. The rooms were roomy, kitchen huge, beautiful hallway. Peaceful. Ideal for a longer stay actually. Easy to find from airport. Bathroom good. 

Sunshine on Achilles

 Perfect for our needs for 3 days. Warm dry and comfortable. 

Pickles Place by the park

 Good location 

Quiet, relaxing, modern home away from home

 Nice clean modern house located walking distnace from the city. And has all the facilities required. Highly recommended. 

Pickles Place by the park

 Location great, house provides everything you need, private and easy walk to many places. Very friendly for taking your little dog! we will be back! 

Sunshine on Achilles

 House was bright and spacious, clean and very comfortable for a group of four (three adults, one toddler). Kitchen had all the essentials, and we loved the deck and fruit trees in the yard.