2018 has already gotten off to a great start. Our catalogue of quirky, characterful holiday homes surpassed 2000 listings and we’ve had the likes of The Times, Conde Nast Traveller and The Independent promoting our luxurious villas and chateaux. That’s not all, we were even up for an award from our friends at Angels and Urchins! So, without further ado, have a scroll through all the press-based coverage that Oliver’s Travels received from January to March.
The Independent chasing winter sun at Villa Levantes
Having endured a super frosty winter, it’s a relief that The Independent covered the best holiday homes to catch some sun! Among a list of wonderfully warm destinations, Villa Levantes is named as the place to go to top up your tan in the sunny island of Crete.
The Daily Telegraph travel experts suggest booking with Oliver’s Travels
The Daily Telegraph readers asked travel expert Sophie Butler for suggestions on where to stay for a large group including grandparents adults, children and wheelchair users. With our range of accessible and spacious holiday homes, Oliver’s Travels was suggested as an operator to book with.
Hand Luggage Only visits Maison Du Vins & Chateau la Moinerie
Signature Luxury Travel & Style top 25 dream experiences
San Pedro and Villa Vita Praia are half term heaven with Smallish
Puggiestone House is making the press rounds…
Le Cocon and Chateau Ferme in The Sunday Times France Hideaways 2018
The Daily Telegraph’s best villa and cottage operators
We pride ourselves on our collection of quirky and characterful properties – and the travel experts at The Daily Telegraph agree we’re good at finding them! Oliver’s Travels was named the best operator for holiday homes with character.
The Telegraph’s must-see destinations
The lush mountains and farmlands of Vendee are must-see for any budding traveller. And The Telegraph knows we’ve got the place to stay!
The Liverpool Echo’s Devon dreams at Puggiestone House
Fiona Webster reviews her retreat to Devon as well as the handy services our free concierge can supply for your trip. Puggiestone House, Lanscove Barns in Ireland, Meadow Manor in Norfolk and Braehead Estate got special mentions!
Daffodil Cottage picked for Hero and Leander Valentine’s Day getaways
Hero and Leander published a list of properties to visit for Valentine’s Day, so lovebirds can find their perfect getaway at the most romantic time of the year. The unmistakably charming Daffodil Cottage was named the perfect country escape for loved-up couples. Prep for next years Valentines’ rush and check out the online piece here.
The Uxbridge Gazette reviews Maison Meneac
The Uxbridge Gazette journalist Mark Lundrigan talks about his stay at the fabulous Maison Meneac in the Dordogne. Our free concierge service gets a special mention as he reviews the tasty treats he enjoyed during the stay!
Angels and Urchins, shortlist Oliver’s Travels for ‘Best Villa Specialist’ Award
The Angels and Urchins Family Travel Awards highlight the best in family travel and we’re proud to have been nominated for ‘Best Villa Specialist’ Award against some tight competition. Read the full article and rundown of nominees here.
iNews summer villas for less than £1,000
The Little House is a fine example of how you can have a summer full of luxury, glamour and French class without breaking the bank – so it no wonders it’s made the cut in iNews summer villas for less than £1,000! The property also features in an online version of the article available to read here.
The Sunday Times Portugal special
The Times Online Villas in Algarve
Conde Nast Traveller Villas of 2018
Faro Rosso in Sardinia received a well-deserved mention in BA Highlife. This unique and historic converted lighthouse was listed as a top place to stay for those looking for a villa full of character.
The owners of Callander House interviewed for Scottish Fields
The Times chooses Beechwood House in 50 of “Britains best holiday houses”
Beechwood House reigned in the top 3 of The Times “Britains best holiday houses”. The property also featured in the Times Online’s “Best holiday houses for families in Britain in 2018” among 12 other properties – read the article in full here.