Holidays are an integral part of our lives, but what if you could buy a permanent bolt hole in the sun? There is always a risk when you choose a new destination or different hotel for your time out. Just imagine if you had your own holiday home or apartment just waiting for you all year around. You could add your own personal touches and would not have to worry about rude hotel staff or even ruder guests. Here we look at some of the best holiday apartments and destinations you might want to consider for your long term plans.
Lion's View – Cape Town
This is a stunning part of the Cape Province and set along the beautiful Lion's Head Mountain. The building was designed by an award winning architect and features a myriad of accommodation options. You can choose from the main house with five double bedrooms or sometimes the penthouse with two double bedrooms will float your boat. The features include a fantastic swimming pool and a spacious barbeque area overlooking the Atlantic ocean.
Venice Beach Eco Cottages – Los Angeles
This is a legendary holiday venue for locals and tourists alike. The stylish Venice beach venue is a perfect companion for this eco-friendly vacation abode. Featuring full solar power supplies there are three apartments for the discerning traveler to choose from. Each place has an individual design theme and all are equally beautiful.
BA Parisian Elegance Apartment – Buenos Aires
Total elegance is represented by this Argentinean apartment design. It was converted from the second floor of the old French Embassy building from the nineteen twenties. The new design has retained some of the classic features from its original guise and these have been mixed with some modern designs. It is situated in the trendy Recoleta neighborhood and is a must try apartment for those of you who love galleries and parks to walk in.
Inhouse Potts Point – Sydney
A one bedroom apartment that is located in harborside Potts Point, takes up the first floor of a late nineteenth century house. Featuring Tasmanian oak flooring and twelve foot high ceilings, this airy abode is recommended to those of you who wish to visit the beautiful city of Sydney.
Chakrabongse Villas – Bangkok
Situated along the stunning Chao Phraya river, these four apartments have a distinctly island feel to their aura. There are separate themes to all threes abodes and each one sleeps two. When you are staying in this peaceful setting among the grounds of a hundred year old house, it is hard to believe you are in one of the busiest capitals in South East Asia!
Dar Musique – Marrakech
A stunning private house located in the Mouassaine area of Marrakech. This setting is as atmospheric as you can get and has a distinct regal finish to the décor. The house can sleep up to eight guests comfortable and you will be able to enjoy a steam bath with visiting masseurs if you really have to!