We stayed in the house for 11 nights at the end of August.
Positives: nice location, close to lovely villages, lots of local attractions to visit, extremely spacious house
Negatives: communication between the caretakers and the owners.
On arrival the caretaker told us they were not aware of us coming on that day. Hence, the house wasn't clean and the lawns not mowed. They just about changed the beds and left us to it. They were apologetic though and generally welcoming.
The caretaker also was confused with our departure day, which was Thursday. He mentioned at some point that there would already be someone else arriving on Tuesday that same week. No one arrived on Tuesday, but this made us feel somewhat uneasy anyway.
On departure day, without letting us know what time they'd be coming, the caretakers showed up at 9am and said they needed to get on with the cleaning straightaway. We were never asked to vacate a holiday property before 10am. Needless to... more