We have recently returned from a fantastic two week break at Casa Helana.
The villa itself was superb, immaculately kept and ideal for our family of four. Of course, the outside was the main focus – the kids absolutely loved the pool, which was a very good size, with a gentle gradient so that even our youngest child (10 years) could stand and play at the shallow end – not always our experience. The temperature was spot on too – we had been concerned because previously we’ve gone for villas with heated pools, but there was no need to worry at all.
If you’re a sun worshipper, as is my wife, the pool area was bathed in sunshine all day long, from the moment it rose above the coastal cliffs until it set in the evening (which probably had something to do with the pool being such a good temperature).
Inside there is no air conditioning, but the ceiling mounted fans kept the air moving and we were very comfortable even in 34 degrees plus.
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