Don’t Forget These Essentials for Your Villa!

Going on holiday in a villa can mean you get to enjoy a holiday away, without the stresses of random strangers. It means you can be flexible about when you want to eat, and when you want to get up! You also get to have a pool all to yourself. Staying at a villa is ideal for young families. You don’t have to argue with other families over sunbeds! But when going to a villa, you need to remember you won’t get all the essentials that you would normally get in a hotel room. Here’re some essentials you need to take with you.

Photo credit: Bart Speelman

Photo credit: Bart Speelman

Towels

If you are going to a hotel, you tend to get plenty of towels in your hotel. And once they have been used, they will be replaced with fresh new ones. In a villa, this will not be the case. Although, they may leave you with some towels to be used, they won’t replace them once they get dirty. Therefore, you should take a couple of towels with you in your case, so that you can use them instead. Also, on your sun loungers, it might be uncomfortable to sit for long, without a towel for comfort. Therefore, taking your own means, you will stay comfy for hours. Take a couple of tea towels for drying the plates.

Photo credit: flickr

Photo credit: flickr

Hygiene products

If you want to be able to clean yourself properly, you will need to take some hygiene products with you on vacation. Make sure you pack your toothbrush and toothpaste so that you can keep your teeth looking great. Also, you need to take shampoo and conditioner so that you can take care of your hair. Shower essentials are also important. In hotels, they tend to put these out for you, so people need to remember they won’t be there if they head to a villa!

Image credit: Pexels

Image credit: Pexels

Swimming costume

Most people choose villas with heated pools when looking for the best villa for their vacation. Therefore, you need to remember to pack your swimming costume so that you can go swimming when you get there. Make sure you put a couple in your case, as once they get wet, it will take a while to wash them and dry them so they can be used again. You don’t want to have to go swimming costume shopping while you’re on holiday!

man swimming in pool. Photo credit: www.publicdomainpictures.net

man swimming in pool. Photo credit: http://www.publicdomainpictures.net

Washing powder

Another essential you will need when you go on a villa vacation is washing powder. It might be a product you can buy when you get there in a local supermarket. There will be some things such as towels and swimsuit that might need to be washed while you are there.

Money for food

When you go to a villa on holiday, you need to make sure you take enough money so that you can get some food in for your vacation. You won’t want to eat out during every meal, so it’s important to get some breakfast and lunch in. It’s a good idea to take it in turns to cook something. After all, you all need a chance to relax.

Grilled pacu over rice with sides of lettuce, tomato, onions, and plantains, with a lemon-half garnish. Photograph taken in Villa Tunari, Bolivia by Marc Alan Davis.

Grilled pacu over rice with sides of lettuce, tomato, onions, and plantains, with a lemon-half garnish. Photograph taken in Villa Tunari, Bolivia by Marc Alan Davis.

You can ask the owner what there is in the villa before you go if you are unsure what to take.

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