Around the World

If you are looking for more holiday homes where you can book direct with the owner, we would like to suggest this selection of unique, owner managed properties from around the world. We personally have only visited one or two but would be delighted to try them all!



Casa Yebisah, Inazares, Murcía 

Quaint, little village house in a charming hamlet in the north of the province of Murcia. High in the Sierra de Moratalla, wonderful for walking.



Ampeli Villa, Pissouri Bay, SW Cyprus

Nikki and Peter’s comfortable, modern and stylish holiday home, Ampeli Villa (Vineyard Villa) is so close to Pissouri beach you can hear the waves breaking. Amongst vineyards, Vineland Pissouri Bay is a small development on a quiet private cul-de-sac.


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Spring Cottage, North Yorkshire

Where your holiday downtime is as special as your out and about time. Spring Cottage, Karen’s luxury holiday cottage near Malton,
Pickering and the North York Moors (sleeping 4 in 2 bedrooms)


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The Crest, Droxford, near Winchester & Southampton

“The Crest, was our home when we lived in the UK and you will feel this as soon as you walk through the door! We are tucked away on the edge of a small Hampshire village”

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The Annexe Yew Tree Cottage, near Bristol and Bath

Built in 1995 and completely updated in November 2013, The Annexe at Yew Tree Cottage  provides modern accommodation.   On the outskirts of the  village of Wick,

Kauai, Hawaii

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Honu Point, Kauai Vacation Rental Hawaii

Honu Point is set in a stunning location, on the ocean bluff which includes a 130 foot long peninsula that is mostly surrounded by water. Rae- Marie and Tom completed their 3 bedroom/4 bath dream home in 2015. Every room has a dramatic whitewater view.

Exuma, The Bahamas

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Harbor View, Exuma, The Bahamas

Don and Gail tell us that Harbor View is a vacation rental two level home, and the accommodation is the entire upper level, a total of over 1300 sq ft, ideal for couples and making this the largest vacation rental for 2 guests in Exuma.

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Exuma Vaction Cottages

The Cottages are  in Hartswell about mid-point along the length of Exuma and Little Exuma. The property extends over 6 acres down to the oceanside dock overlooking Moriah Harbour Cay, one of the Bahamian Marine Reserves.

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Kanab, Southern Utah

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Star Garage Vacation Rental Kanab

My Star Vacation Rentals

Sheren and John created two rentals on one property. The charming Western Star Bungalow and the unique Star Garage. Rent them both or separately. Each has their own entry and outdoor space.

The #Book Direct Map

Why not take a look at this new map. You’ll find properties all over the world where you can book direct with owners. No booking fees and with lots of personal attention.

This is the link to the #Book Direct Map designed by Eric Karla. This is the Facebook Page