01 August 2015

Win A 7 Night Stay In A Luxury Villa In Alanya, Turkey

A luxurious villa in a breathtaking mountain setting with views of the Mediterranean Sea, your own
private pool and a 10 minute drive from gorgeous beaches, restaurants and a stunning harbour. If
this sounds like your idea of heaven don’t miss this chance to win a 7 night stay in a dreamy Dream
Villa in Alanya, Turkey courtesy of 5 Star Villa Holidays.
 
 
 
 
Alanya, also known as the Monte Carlo of Turkey, is rich in history and bathed in sunshine, enjoying
over 300 days of sun each year! The beautiful beaches and harbour make Alanya perfect for fun,
family days out. In the evenings, either relax by your private pool or take advantage of the taxi
service many restaurants offer to take you into Alanya centre.
 
 

 
 
If you’re not lucky enough to win the prize, 5 Star Villa Holidays has over 700 stunning villas in
Turkey, Cyprus, Bulgaria, Spain and the USA catering for groups of 2-32 people, so you’ll be sure to
find the perfect setting for your perfect holiday at www.5starvillaholidays.com.
 
 
Quote ‘Mini’ to receive 5% off new villa bookings made between 1st August and 1st September 2015.
 
You can also follow them on Twitter (@5starvillahols) for further offers and last minute holiday deals!
 



 For your chance to win a 7 night stay in a luxury villa in Alanya, Turkey you can enter via the Gleam entry form below.

The giveaway ends at 11.59pm GMT on 1st September 2015.

Leaving a comment is mandatory but there are additional entry methods available also.

Good luck!
 



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384 comments :

  1. The privacy you get,private pool,just feels like your own home,whilst your away

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  2. The privacy, peace and quiet and your own pool! This would be INCREDIBLE!

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  3. How relaxing it would be not to have to fight for a sunbed at the pool, or put your make up on to go fir dinner ....just a chilled out break!

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  4. Top 3 destinations:

    Ibiza
    Egypt
    Majorca

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  5. My top destinations are Turkey, Cyprus and Mexico x

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  6. My top 3 destinations:

    Rome
    Marrakech
    Menorca

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  7. I love the gorgeous pool and with over 300 days of sunshine, what could be better?

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  8. The privacy, peace and quiet and your own pool

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  9. having 3 kids the villa is an ideal holiday - own pool, privacy so they can make a noise, come home when we like, cook for ourselves etc

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  10. I would love to win, I soooo need a break I've been having a bad time with my baby who is teething a break away for a while sounds like a miracle to me xxx

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  11. Oh wow, this looks amazing. Villas are great for privacy, self catering and managing your own family schedule.

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  12. Portugal, Canaries and this looks lovely :-) xxx

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  13. Definitely the privacy and your own pool
    To enjoy it all in peace, I find that so cool :)

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  14. I much prefer villa holidays for the freedom, you can get up when you want, eat when you want, you've got a swimming pool to yourselves........

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  15. Top 3 destinations: Turkey, Cyprus, Coatia

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  16. Looks absolutely beautiful!!!

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  17. Love staying in a villa, we did it for the first time this year and loved having a pool to ourselves and the freedom of self catering and trying the local restaurants was fantastic

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  18. Normally stay in hotels, but love the idea of having a whole villa and pool to ourselves, very private and lets you be free. Sounds marvellous.

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  19. Not had a villa holiday but after suffering from other people hogging poolside chairs we would love the freedom this holiday would give us facilities are great too. Thanks for the giveaway

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  20. Privacy, space and freedom

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  21. The appeal is just having some quiet and time to really enjoy the family!

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  22. Linda Harrickie9 August 2015 at 18:21

    Top 3 Destinations - Malta, Valencia, Portugal

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  23. My top 3 destinations are Cyprus, Dubai and Mauritius

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  24. i love the idea of such freedom with a villa holiday & it provides something for the whole family. fun & games in the pool for the kids & relaxation & peace when you want it for the adults. This would make the perfect getaway for the first time as a complete family with baby due soon, just what we will need :)

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  25. In a villa you get to control the timing of everything, which can be a great advantage in so many ways.

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  26. your own space to do as you wish x

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  27. having everything near by, like a home away from home but with beautiful views and sunshine, would love to win this and take my kids on there first holiday abroad

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  28. The fact the villa is private, can also have a nice swim in the pool and its just you and your family in there no-body else. Have a nice bbq on the veranda with loved ones, and it would just be such a chilled, relaxed holiday.

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  29. Claire Elizabeth Noke9 August 2015 at 21:09

    Turkey, Rome, Paris

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  30. The fact the villa is just your own space to unwind and have family fun with out been on top off each other.Enjoying the warm weather and having a picnic in the outdoors.

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  31. Privacy, private pool, option to self cater to save money.

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  32. With 6 kids space is a must and a good pool
    my top 3 are Spain, Cyprus and France

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  33. This looks amazing , I have never visited Turkey before. A villa holiday appeals to me as I have three children so a villa would mean lots of room for them to run around in. x

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  34. I love the privacy a villa holiday offers

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  35. Having the privacy, not having to worry about kids making a noise..being free to come and go, cook etc as you please...aw its idylic!

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  36. having or own space my son soon is not very good with people nless its close family it wold make holiday so much more relaxing

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  37. The privacy of your own pool if your uncomfortable in a swimming costume! Being able to relax and cater for yourselves especially with awkward eating children x

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  38. The peace and quiet and privacy! I'm used to staying in resorts normally but this just looks so dreamy!

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  39. privacy, peace and quiet and freedom to be ourselves

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  40. I have never stayed in a private Villa so it would be the privacy and having the pool to ourselves x (LisaTroccoli)

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  41. With three babies under four i like the idea of being able to play in a quiet pool without being splashed and losing sight of any of the children. I also like the fact we can make our meals and just have time to be together.

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  42. I love the privacy.. My top 3 destinations are.... Rome, Marbella & Hawaii (if you can afford that!) :)

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  43. privacy to do what we want without having to adhere to a hotel time schedule

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  44. The ability to live like a local with all the privacy and tranquility of your own villa to relax and enjoy your precious break with your children without the organised chaos of a hotel..

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  45. wow wow wow what a competition! thank u so much for the chance and good luck everyone

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  46. wow - what an amazing prize

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  47. Fabulous prize my top destinations are Thailand, Greece and Italy

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  48. Villas are terrific, you're own pool and all the home comforts. Brilliant

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  49. My son has autism and the business of hotels and there pools can be a problem, the seclusion of a villa would be perfect for our family!

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  50. I haven't had a villa hol yet, but having the freedom to do what you like and a pool in the yard sounds awesome!!

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  51. Florida, France, Spain. Love your prize!

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  52. The privacy appeals to me, particularly as I am expecting my first baby in a couple of weeks so would prefer not to disturb other people on our first family holiday.

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  53. My top three holidays destinations are Turkey, Spain and Italy
    kristyn.harris@sky.com

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  54. So serene and beautiful! Fab giveaway xx

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  55. What appeals most about a villa holiday to me is privacy,own private swimming pool & freedom for my children to play out.My top 3 holiday destinations are Turkey,Cyprus & Gran Canaria

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  56. The privacy, getting up and eating when you like really appeal. Turkey and Greece are both ideal destinations for villa holidays - not that I have ever had one - yet!

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  57. I think the peace, quiet and privacy on a villa is the best bit!

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  58. personal space and being able to cook

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  59. 1) Sydney 2) Rome 3) Black Forest

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  60. Relaxation, not having to look at a clock all the time you're there, doing what you want when you want to.... absolute bliss!

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  61. The top three destinations that I've visited are...

    1) Northern Cyprus
    2) Morocco
    3) British Virgin Islands

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  62. being privately away from others, own pool and bbqs on the garden

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  63. Private pool would be fab (self conscious me!) I also like the idea of still being able to cater for myself in a private villa. :)

    Jen xx
    www.kitsch-n-sync.com

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  64. The top 3 destinations of those that I've have visited are:

    1 = Jamaica
    2 = Egypt
    3 = Turkey

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  65. The privacy - and the amazing VIP feeling!

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  66. 1 - Greece
    2 - Turkey
    3 - Dubrovnik

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  67. I love the thought of staying in a villa as you get complete privacy!

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  68. Pure relaxation - don't even need to make sure you're presentable before leaving your room!
    1) Bermuda
    2) Mauritius
    3) Fuerteventura

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  69. I love the thought of the independence connecting with a villa holiday. Peace, quiet and real family time to be had

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  70. Samantha Wheeler10 August 2015 at 16:42

    The fact that everything is there!

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  71. Great looking villa in lovely surroundings!

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  72. Feels like a home from home!

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  73. The appeal for me is no other people being around. Complete privacy

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  74. looks so secluded and relaxing! romantic too!

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  75. No need to fight with the other holiday makers for a sun lounger or good spot by the pool!!

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  76. I always go on a villa holiday the private pool is so much more appealing I love cyprus

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  77. My top three destinations are Cyprus, Morocco and Canada.

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  78. The space and time to do wat you want

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  79. Top 3 destinations
    1. Taiwan
    2. Cambodia
    3. Malaysia

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  80. Spacious Villa and our own swimming pool my children would be over the moon never been abroad so this would be a dream come true x

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  81. how peaceful it is and the luxury

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  82. A private pool means I don't to have to be paranoid about my jelly belly in front of strangers.

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  84. Crete, Morocco, and Cuba

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  85. 1) Umbria in Italy
    2) Bali (never been)
    3) Turkey (fantastic value)

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  86. The sheer relaxation and freedom of having privacy in the sun

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  87. I love being able to cook with local ingredients if I really want to :)

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  88. Just getting away and being able to relax and enjoy such beautiful surroundings in such a glorious country

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  89. being able to get the kids to bed and then chill in the evenings with a glass of wine.

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  90. I would love a villa holiday with no meal time constraints and the freedom to do what we like when. It must be so peaceful and relaxing

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  91. A luxury 5 star villa like this would make me feel really important and special

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  92. Just the style of a villa is so luxurious, makes you feel so smug all the time you're there!

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  93. ABLE TO RELAX AN D HA E PRIVACY

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  94. I love the relaxation, the privacy and the freedom with my family (and a bonus of a pool!!)

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  95. I love the privacy that comes with a villa and the fact you can do what you want at your own leisure. The pool that comes with this villa is fantastic - never stayed in one that has its own pool before!

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  96. Top 3 destinations are Greece, Turkey & Italy - I love staying in a villa because you can pretty much suit yourself. It also feels more like a home away from home for the little ones which always makes things more relaxing!

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  97. the pool to ourselves, that villa looks amazing

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  98. I love that in a villa you have so much of your own space and you can do what you what when you want with your family. You have your own private pool to enjoy

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  99. Having a villa holiday is like owning your own property abroad. You can enjoy the fabulous pool, BBQ and relax in the spacious rooms.

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  100. I love the amount of space you get in a villa, it's more comfortable than fitting the whole family into a hotel suite since you can spread yourselves out a bit more! So it makes it great to relax

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  101. Having our own space to relax and unwind in peace.

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  102. Having your own pool and nit being hassled by reps

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  103. My favourites are Turkey, Greece and South Africa

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  104. Villas holidays appeal to me because of the space, the freedom and the private pools!

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  105. Definitely the private pool. Just came back from spain and the pool at the resort was always packed. No good when it is 40 degree C outside.

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  106. Villas are great for family holidays - you can have fun together, eat what you want, go out when you want, etc. You're not always worrying about disturbing other people in the hotel.

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  107. Private pool and plenty of sun beds without towels!

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  108. Not having to share the pool and beige able to get a lounger

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  109. My top 3 destinations are Barcelona, New York & Florida

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  110. It's nice to be able to get comfy in a space :)

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  111. I like the idea of having our own rooms and space rather than being trapped in a hotel room with 2 little ones

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  112. A villa holiday give you complete freedom.

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  113. Top 3 destiantions, Florida, Mexico, Cuba

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  114. Definitely the privacy and use of your own pool

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  115. I like the idea of a villa as you are able to be more relaxed & if you want to walk around naked you can without upsetting anyone.

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  116. this looks great for kids, pool and location in the mountains looks amazing,

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  117. What most appeals to me about a villa holiday is being able to get a lounger by the pool. It's likethere's a worldwide shortage of loungers in hotels!

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  118. It would be a fascinating experience, love Turkey's history.

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  119. Top 3 destinations for us - Utah, California, Italy

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  120. I love a villa holiday as it means I can put my kids to bed, but I don't have to go to bed I can spend some time with my husband, maybe have a few drinks by the poolside. I also love the privacy and the freedom to do things without constraints like meals time and entertainment at hotels

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  121. For me it has to be the privacy and safety for my children, you just dont get the same in a hotel.

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  122. My top three holiday destinations are New York, Rome and Dubai!

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  123. Villa holidays are all about taking time out. There's no breakfast queue or 7am sun-bed rush, so you're free to do whatever you want, when you want. A private villa is the ideal way to enjoy a holiday full of space, freedom and tranquillity. In a private villa you can enjoy your own home away from home, there’s no timetable to follow, you can decide when to go out sightseeing, or when to simply sunbathe by the pool, therefore, making it a great choice for a family holiday.

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  124. "Imagine Renting Your Own 5-Star Private Villa with Pool and Majestic Views of Alanya Castle Harbour and Sea" - I'm imagining really hard.

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  125. i like the idea of it being more relaxing and less full on than a package holiday - leanne w

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  126. my top 3 destinations - Portugal, Italy and Ibiza

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  127. My top 3 destinations are turkey, Portugal and Egypt :)

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  128. I love the idea of a villa holiday so I am not tied to the hotel experience for once

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  129. The freedom and privacy would be very appealing. We could do what we want when we want - and won't have to share the pool.

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  130. I love not having to fight for a lounger at 7a.m before they're all taken, love the privacy too you can skinny dip without being arrested too....fabulous prize xx

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  131. Top reason would be the privacy, followed by having a pool just for us.

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  132. I love the freedom of a private villa and having the pool to yourself.

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  133. Great competition!

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  134. privacy, own pool and freedom to do/eat at any time you want! :)

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  135. I love that the children will have the freedom and room to play and do their own thing and we can feel like it's our own place for the week

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  136. The peace and quiet and having that gorgeous pool all to yourself!

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  137. All the family together but still having their own space with the freedom to eat out or in.

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  138. Privacy meaning quality family time :)

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  139. my partner is not a people person and hates big hotels so we love the fact he has his space and the kids get thier own pool

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  140. that you can prepare and eat the food u like!

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  141. Love the privacy of the villa, always enjoy private accommodation as you are not dictated by routines

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  142. The freedom to get up and eat when you want, the privacy to do what you want without the restrictions of a hotel

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  143. My top holiday destinations are Los Angeles, Florida, and New York (we love the USA!)

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  144. It would be the privacy, especially the peace and quiet. But having a pool just for the family would be the best.

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  145. Taking the whole family and the privacy and freedom

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  146. Having the place to yourself with your own pool.

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  147. Villas are often in the hills above resorts, so you get a fantastic view to sit and adnire

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  148. My top 3 destinations are Cyprus, Dubai and Florida - Florida is the best..

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  149. I've never been on a villa holiday but what really appeals to me about it is being able to just relax with family and friends, in the heat and with beautiful surroundings, with nobody else around! You just don't get that with package holidays or hotels.

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  150. i love the idea of having our own place, and being able to do what we want, not have so many people close by as in a hotel

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  151. The freedom to do what you want

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  152. I love the tranquillity when on the beach sunbathing and mt top three denstinations Mykonos , Mauritius & Antigua . great comp!!

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  153. My top 3 destinations are Vancouver, Amsterdam and Barcelona

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  154. Top three destinations,Portugal,Barbados,Rio

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  155. My ulitmate top three destinations are:
    1. Mexico City
    2. Goa, India
    3. Sydney, Australia

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  156. The privacy appeals most to me. I can see me getting a bikini on and playing in the water with the kids which I'd be self conscious about in a hotel pool!

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  157. Top Three would have to be Spain, Greece and Italy. I love the look of this prize it would be amazing for our family to have some family time together and mummy and daddy to have time off work xx

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  158. I've never taken my son abroad but I love the idea of the privacy and private pool! How awesome would that be! We have always gone to a festival as our holiday - but this year more than ever I NEED some sun! #WhereIsSummer

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  159. I def prefer holidaying in a villa than a hotel

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  160. Sheer bliss time out from hustle and bustle at home xxx

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  161. Oh the quiet and privacy! No screaming children unless you take your own lol!

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  162. Nobody reserving all the sunbeds

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  163. Top 3 Destinations:

    Sal on Cape Verde
    Riviera Maya in Mexico
    Hisonaru in Turkey

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