Renting a vacation rental villa direct from the owners has the following advantages:
Price, could be much cheaper than a decent hotel
Privacy and space Rather than being cramped into confined hotel rooms you will have your own private comfortable space, and usually a pool.
No timetable, no need to rush back to a hotel for an evening meal or get out of bed at a particular time for breakfast
The property owners will have a wealth of local knowledge and enthusiasm about the local area.
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