Don’t let Villa Parade rain on you – rescue your holiday with The Villa Agency

It’s the nightmare scenario – you think you have your holiday sorted for good, only for the carpet to be pulled from under your feet and having to start booking again from scratch.

With Villa Parade going into liquidation recently, many have been devastated to find their holiday plans scuppered. So it’s perhaps natural to feel cautious when it comes to booking holidays with a rental agency, especially when horror-story anecdotes have suggested that rental companies have accepted bookings without paying the villa owners, resulting in families showing up only to find themselves kicked out of their villas!

A beach on the Algarve

However, there’s no need to despair, we have a number of good reasons why you can trust us to get your holiday back on track:

 

  • We have been established since 1984 – and in this time The Villa Agency has been offering quality villa properties and a proactive, organised service for our customers. Simply put, we are one of the longest-running, most dependable villa rental companies in the UK.

 

  • We have good, working relationships directly with villa owners, formed over the course of three decades.

 

  • All of our villas are regularly checked to ensure correct standards are maintained.

 

  • We are financially protected and fully bonded with ATOL and ABTOT, meaning that following your booking, you know your money is safe at all times. For further details, click here.

 

Villa Parade was bonded through ABTA, so you will get your money back; however this might take a little time. To ease this pain, if you rebook with us you can pay your holiday in monthly instalments between now and 4 weeks before you travel. And we are happy to arrange any extras for you – just ask us by calling +44 (0) 1273 747811, messaging us at mail@thevillaagency.co.uk, or you can fill in one of our enquiry forms on our contact page.

Book with the Villa Agency now to rescue your summer holiday!

 

 

 

 

Save on Rural Coastal Portuguese Retreats This Summer

 

As a family run company catering for family holidays, we have plenty of experience when it comes to providing for a family’s holiday needs.

Now, with the holiday season fast approaching, we have on offer a number of fantastic rural villas that all the family can enjoy, all surrounded by golden beaches and tranquil countryside, complete with spectacular rooftop terrace views.

Firstly, we have the Villa Saragoça in peaceful Boliqueime, in the Algarve region of Portugal. This is available with a 25% discount for all weeks outside of peak season, and with a 20% discount during the high season. With its country setting, the villa is in a quiet hillside spot, relatively secluded from the busy tourist areas, and boasting truly stunning views of Faro to the east, and Portimão to the west.

portuguese coastal villas

Traditional in décor, yet with all modern conveniences (a dishwasher, washing machine and Wi-Fi are all inside) the whole family can have a splash in the villa’s 10×4 metre outdoor pool, while a Television/DVD player can keep the kids entertained during the quieter siesta periods.

Additionally, throughout May, we have a 10% discount on the Casa de Nossa Senhora villa, based to the south of Lisbon in the picturesque town of Sesimbra. Able to cater for up to 12 people, this spacious villa is ideal for holidays with extended family, with six bedrooms on three levels and a pool which enjoys the most stunning sea views. 

 As only one of two houses on the street, the villa will ensure families a bit of peace and quiet, yet also has the convenience of being within easy access to charming town of Sesimbra itself.

If you are interested in our latest discounts, and want to discuss or book the best villa for you, you can contact the friendly Villa Agency team on 01273 747811, or visit our contact page to find out more.