Doorways, Ltd rent luxury vacation villas and apartments in France, Spain, Italy and Costa Rica. Please visit our site today!

Meet the Doorways Staff

Welcome to Doorways!

We personally visit all of the villas we represent. Our staff loves to travel, explore, inspect villas and collect information about the surrounding areas. With our first-hand knowledge, we offer assistance not only in choosing a villa but also in planning the best ways to enjoy your stay there.

Doorways Villa Vacations office in Bryn Mawr, PA

Kit Burns, President

President and Owner

Kit graduated from Bryn Mawr College and earned a Masters' Degree in biology from the University of Pennsylvania. She has worked in the field of travel for the last 30 years and founded Doorways Villa Vacations in 1994. She loves to travel, take photos, paint and travel with her kids and grandkids, now numbering nine!

European Specialist

Ellen studied literature at Penn State and has a Masters' Degree in information science from Drexel University. She has worked as a children's librarian and European specialist and lived in Key West and Vermont before returning to her native Philadelphia. She loves to travel and to write, and also enjoys yoga and reading. Ellen updates our website and writes our newsletter as well as our villa descriptions. She welcomes your feedback and ideas to improve them.

Ellen Sinoff, European Specialist

Ceci Chissell

Ceci Chissell

Ceci was born in Acapulco, Mexico. Like everyone at Doorways, she loves to travel. Ceci is fluent in Spanish. In addition to her work at Doorways, Ceci is raising two adorable children.


Doorways, Ltd., PO Box 531, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
Email: Phone: 610-520-0806 Fax: 610-520-0807 Toll free: 800-261-4460

Italian, French, Spanish villas and apartment rentals

Prices are subject to change and/or currency adjustment.