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There are some very positive features - the very good position in relation to the village,the marvellous pool which Guy the gardener kept beautifully clean and the wonderful gardens. We also found the beds to be very comfortable with effective air conditioning. The six of us enjoyed sitting on the veranda.It states in the description of the villa on the website “this newly built villa”. This villa must be at least 20 years old. I have given it five stars as they won't publish this otherwise!!! We were very disappointed with the cleanliness of the villa considering we and all other guests pay a cleaning fee every week. The kitchen was extremely dirty particularly the oven was so poor as to be unusable. In fact, the general cleanliness of all the kitchen equipment, plates, cutlery work surfaces and cupboards was poor.The indoor BBQ grids were black, unclean and unusable. The BBQ grids by the pool were black and filthy. I would estimate that for the cleaning fee this should give many hours of cleaning each week. As we left on Saturday a young woman cleaner arrived who told me she was the only one and that the gardener helps her after he has done the pool/garden. With so many hours of cleaning I suggest the villa would be immaculate. In addition, the dishwasher failed on the Monday of our week and continued to fail intermittently until we left. The toaster was also faulty. The shower flows were poor and we would expect modern plumbing with power showers to be fitted in a building that appeared to offer NEW luxury. I passed all these complaints to the owner who made only one response – we have had no complaints in 12 years and if you had told me about the lack of cleanliness I would have sent a cleaner in!!!. Indicating that this is clearly not a newly built villa but at least 12 years old. That was it except we, the six of us, got charged a highly significant amount for electricity which would mean that the annual electricity bill would be in absolutely enormous. We only used the A/C in the evening in three bedrooms and were out all day. Of course we have no means of verification as we weren’t offered the opportunity to read the meter on arrival and departure.