Leave the car at home and explore Europe by train. We’ve got plenty of holiday homes conveniently located near train stations serviced by high-speed rail across Europe. So don’t sit in traffic – reduce your carbon footprint and arrive at your holiday destination in comfort and with minimum delays.
High-speed train travel allows you to kick back and enjoy breath-taking views of Europe while you travel. Plus, unlike air travel, there are no weight restrictions on luggage. See the continent from a different perspective by hopping on the Eurostar and arrive in style on Spain's AVE, or make your way through France on the TGV.
Whether you're looking for stylish apartments in Cannes, Barcelona boltholes or Amsterdam holiday houseboats, travelling by train opens up a world of possibilities.
Huize Ewoud is a spacious and charming house within walking distance of the historic centre of Bruges, UNESCO world heritage.
It is the ideal place for a relaxing and romantic holiday. Huize Ewoud can accommodate up to 7 people and is equipped with all facilities such a …see more
This spacious and very light, 70 square meter apartment offers canal views, a cosy fireplace, private terrace and highspeed Wi-Fi connection. It's a great place to make you feel like a local in the city. (No added charge for children)Triangulated by the mus …see more
Nurit was the perfect host, and seems to be passionate about taking care of the apartment and the people within. The apartment is very well laid out and very nicely decorated with a number of nice tou… More
“Fantastic apartment, central, modern and friendly owners”
Reviewed 24 Feb 2013
Alex and Nurit were brilliant hosts, they were welcoming, very helpful and have added lots of little extra things to the apartment which made it special e.g. tea/coffee/oil/shampoo...
We like the l… More
“Great location and very helpful hosts”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2015
The CanalHome apartment was clean and tastefully decorated and very well situated to explore Amsterdam. Nurit was extremely helpful, making our first stay in Amsterdam very pleasurable. We hope to ret… More
The UrbanTulip offers you a spacious and sunny room with queensize bed, high ceilings, private terrace, private kitchen, private bathroom, television and highspeed Wi-Fi connection. It's a great place to make you feel like a local in the city.
The apartment is loc …see more
Our hosts Iwan and Patricia put a great amount of effort into refurbishing this studio in the heart of cool Amsterdam. The apartment is located in the back of a typical Amsterdam brownstone, just outs… More
“Perfect location to explore Amsterdam”
Reviewed 28 Aug 2014
I live in Spain but travel to Amsterdam quite often for business. This new apartment is located in a beautiful and quiet street, and at the same time very close to the Leidseplein, the beautiful canal… More
“A home from home”
Reviewed 15 Feb 2017
We had a great time staying in this fabulous apartment. The owners included lots of lovely wee touches that added to the experience. The apartment is ideally located and contains all that is needed fo… More
Perfect place to be a temporary local in Amsterdam.Studio King & Queen, Old Centre of Amsterdam – Canal Ring.Bed & Kitchen, fully equipped, luxury design apartment, 50 square meters. Entire second floor of a recently renovated brown-stone o …see more
Myself and my boyfriend booked this place for a weekend, we loved the look and wanted somewhere homely to stay so when we saw the studio we thought it was perfect, however when we got there and the la… More
A lovely old cargo ship in the nautic centre of Amsterdam port. Nearby the old city with a beautiful view on the famous canals. The National Maritime Museum and the Mill of Brewery 't IJ in sight. The Artis Zoo, the Nieuwmarkt area with its charming cafés, b …see more
Beautiful modern house with a Nice garden. Nice if you want to enjoy your privacy when you're with two persons, but also Perfect for family's or a group of friends who want to spend Some time in this fantastic city. Close to restaurants, bars, a cinema, shops, …see more
This luxurious apartment of 75 squaremeter is situated next to the famous Centre Pompidou right in the middle of the city center. You can easily discover whole Paris on foot. It is situated on the first floor in a pedestrian area without traffic. The unit has a very spa …see more
Berit's apartment on rue St. Martin is lovely. High ceilings, large living room, well-equipped kitchen, nice bedroom, and large bath. It is a very good location for getting to almost anyplace in Paris… More
“Great location! Great letting!”
Reviewed 26 Oct 2012
Fabulous location. All major sights walkable and easy accessible. Great communication with owner throughout the process. Have stayed in many holiday lettings and this was one of the best experiences.… More
“Excellent apartment in great location.”
Reviewed 10 Oct 2012
It is a newly-remodeled apartment with all amenities needed. It is in a great location and close to numerous historic sites. Metro station is just a block from the apartment with easy access to the re… More
Apartment in the heart of the Jordaan
This apartment, consists of a living room, a dining room, a bathroom, a bedroom, a separate toilet and a separate kitchen. The apartment is equipped with all modern comforts: a king-size bed plus a foldaway (one person) and a sofa …see more
This apartment was beautiful. We immediately felt at home with Dominico's friendly disposition, and fluffy bath towels and robes. The kitchen was immaculate, and stocked with beer, olive oil, pepper, … More
“Un appart au top !”
Reviewed 28 May 2014
L'appartement de Domenico est parfait pour un week-end entre amis. Très bien décoré, chaleureux, on s'y sent comme à la maison. Nous avons été très bien accueillis (avec bouteille de bière Cht… More
Situated in the old historical centre, this guest room is set on the first floor of a charming old house, with private but small bathroom, and a comfortable double-bed.
Everything is very simple, but very clean and tidy - please don't expect luxury, this is a budg …see more
This is a nice, comfortable cottage with incredible surrounding landscapes. Being on the outskirts of the city of Aachen, it is the perfect stay for getting away from the busy city life. However, havi… More
Live like a French!The apartment is very comfortable and cosy. I have recently renovated it, decoration is very personal and unique as everything comes from treasures I brought back from my travels and flea markets.There is a separate bedroom and a comfo …see more
“A beautiful Parisian apartment in a typically Parisian neighbourhood”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2017
We stayed here for 3 nights over the New Year. The location is not touristy but where real Parisians live. The owner, Anne was lovely and charming and communicated with us with useful information fro… More
Nicolas was an excellent host!!!. He received me and my family on arrival day, and the property was in perfect condition. He was very helpful providing suggestions about the area close to the apartmen… More
“Stunning Apartment in the centre of Paris!”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2016
Wow! What an amazing and fantastic apartment! Where do I start?! Nicolas was the perfect host and we really couldn't have asked for more. The apartment was spacious, very clean, fully equipped (towels… More
“Spacious apartment in a great location”
Reviewed 9 Apr 2016
We had a great time in this apartment on our first visit to Paris. At first, I wondered if the location would be suitable for first-time visitors, yet any concerns were put aside right away when we sa… More
Carriage Cottage is a charming lodge located on the beautiful castle grounds of the 19th century manor "De Woesten". The old Carriage House (sister/neighbour to the successful Castle Cottage) lies secluded in the peace and quiet of the exceptional 12ha park wh …see more
“Excellent spacious House in wooded grounds but really handy for Bruges”
Reviewed 15 Aug 2016
To say this is a cottage understates the large house where there is always room for members of your group to get their own space.
The house is in a wooded country park with goats and chickens which c… More
Castle Cottage is a charming period cottage located on the beautiful castle grounds of the 19th century manor "De Woesten". The old hunting lodge lies secluded in the peace en quiet of the exceptional 12ha park which boasts beautiful ancient trees and a walled …see more
What a cottage - although it initially appears small it easily accommodated the 6 of us in my family, but it is better suited for up to 5. The facilities are excellent and the kitchen allowed us to co… More
Nicely decorated 2 floors apartment in the heart of the most romantic part of Paris - Montmartre. Only 5 min walking to the metro station Abbesses on the calm street rue Berthe. 300 m far from The Basilique of the Sacré Coeur. 10 min walking to the cabaret …see more
In a beautiful mellow stone building, just a stone's throw from the Pope's Palace, this spacious apartment is a tranquil haven from the hustle and bustle of Avignon's historic streets. The apartment is situated on the first floor on the far side of the b …see more
It's a comfortable, charming, and very French appartment in an old building very centrally placed. Its as good as the best reviews and the pictures don't really do it justice. Yes the kitchen could … More
We're delighted you enjoyed your stay in the apartment - and thank you for taking the time to post a review. We hope to see you again!
“Home from home in Avignon”
Reviewed 23 Jan 2013
We had a most enjoyable stay in the apartment in rue Balance in Avignon.
We had a warm welcome and we were shown around to make sure we knew where everything was in the apartment. The welcome tray… More
“A lovely apartment”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2012
A delightful, elegant apartment, comfortable and well furnished. Its location is perfect, very central and within walking distance of the station yet its setting in a charming peaceful courtyard make… More
Attractive well equipped first floor gîte comprising of sitting room, kitchen, double bedroom, twin bedroom, shower room and separate wc with its own outside barbecue area. Situated one hour from both Dieppe and Le Havre, in a rural location yet within easy reac …see more
This was our second stay at Penneville and we were not dissapointed. Gite was clean and well equipped, very comfortable and quiet. It was lovely to be able to hear the birdsong. Our hosts Carol & Phil… More
“Penneville is highly recommended.”
Reviewed 24 Jun 2014
Just returned from a break in France & can highly recommend Penneville for it's high standard of comfort & cleanliness. The English owners Carol & Philip are very welcoming & there are plenty of place… More
“charming, friendly and very helpful hosts. warm and cosy accommodation.”
Reviewed 22 Oct 2013
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and exploring the local area. A good base for visiting Rouen.
A quiet and well equiped gite with friendly and welcomimg hosts. Very good value for money.… More
Located on rue des Fontaines du Temple between Carreaux Du Temple , Arts et Métiers and the famous rue de Bretagne. Bright, and peaceful studio located on the first floor of a historical building totally renovated The studio is furnished with a comfortable queen …see more
Couldn't have asked for a nicer trip, and such a warm welcome from Marc. The apartment is very cosy and the ideal space for a couple on a romantic trip. Short walks to all the major metro stops, and n… More
WOW !!!! Its such a great feeling to start my day with a excellent and beautiful message, thank you so much!!!
We will be more than happy to have you over again at Couette et Café du Marais!
Reviewed 19 Jun 2014
I had the pleasure of staying at the studio des Fontaines for 4 nights. Accessing the apartment was a breeze, as Marc Jules provided perfect directions and stayed in contact with us until we were able… More
Bonjour de Paris
I can't thank you enough for the wonderful review you just left and took the time to write it.
Hope to be able to host you again in the future at the Studio des Fontaines.
All the best to both of you
Marc & Etienne
“An absolute jewel”
Reviewed 31 Jan 2014
While planning my first trip to Paris, one concern kept popping in my mind “I hope we can find the perfect place” My dream was to find an apartment that compiled all important points (location, co… More
Hello/ bonjour from Paris
Thank you, thank you for the excellent review, its very well appreciated.
I am sure it will be very useful for other guest.
Hope to have the chance to host you again at Couette et Café du Marais!
Marc & Etienne
Rietvelt Loft is a cute and cozy studio apartment located on the top floor; a beautifully restyled and well maintained building in Amsterdam Oud-Zuid, only a short walk away from the Vondel Park and directly connected to the city center and the Central Station by tram-l …see more
Sometimes when I read so many positive reviews of a place, I think "what's the catch?" or "this sounds too good to be true". But I'm pleased to report that having stayed here with my girlfriend for a … More
Our recently renovated apartment is located in central Paris, next to the Eiffel Tower in a lovely neighborhood, and close to all public transportation (Train and Metro). If you are looking for an ideal location in Paris for your holidays or business travels our apartme …see more
This holiday rental property was a real find! The location was excellent: within 30 minutes of Le Mans, but with beautiful countryside on the doorstep. Facilities were the best we have come across i… More
Thanks a lot for nice review. Hope to see you soon to discover some more french food specialities and french wines. Bests regards from Françoise and Jean Paul. Hello to Alain, Lisa, Mark, Summer and Poppy.
Reviewed 15 Apr 2015
Our first true trip to France with children so were a little unsure what to expect. The other reviews on trip advisor of the property and owners made our decision easier. The owners Jean-Paul and Fran… More
Hi Justine and Wayne.
Thanks a lot for your very nice and kind review.
You are some nice guests too and we appreciate aperitif, wine tasting together and the last evening.... the irish coffee.
We will be happy to welcome you next year.
Hello to James and Lucas from Hugo.
JP and Françoise
“Best place to stay in Le Mans, ever!”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2014
We spent five days at B&B 24 heures du Mans and it was the best choice we could ever make. We were four adults with four childrens (6, 4, 4 and 1 year), and if you are looking for a place to stay that… More
Thanks a lot for the very nice review about your stay in august 2014. We, me,Françoise and Hugo will have great pleasure to welcome you again for works or holidays and we hope with a best weather you had....
We booked for you in April and May 2015.
We taste your spanish wines with "duck magret"... It was very nice.
You are welcome as soon as you want.
Hello to your family and children.
Bests regards from Françoise and Jean Paul
L'appartement est très bien situé et l'hôte à tout fait pour nous faciliter la vie en nous expliquant tout les lieux à visiter. Très agréable sejour. … More
“Séjour au top”
Reviewed 30 May 2015
Bel appartement , très bien situé, bien agencé, très propre dans une belle résidence; dans la réalité il est bien plus beau que sur les photos et le
descriptif de l'annonce correspond à la… More
Many thanks Chita for your nice reviews, my priority is to satisfied all my guests and your encouragements are really motivating. As you said the apartment is close to everything: 70 meters from a big supermarket and baker, 200 meters from the pharmacy and the first Bar-restaurant...buses and metro. Regarding tourist area to visit, - you have 200 meters far from Père Lachaise cemetery ( biggest cemetery in the world ) allows you to visit all styles of funerary art : gothique, haussmannien, …On the green paths , the visitor crosses the graves of famous men and women : Edith Piaf, Balzac , Apollinaire , Chopin , Molière… - 150 to 200 meters ( 3 minutes ) far from 3 lines of buses will drive you directly to CHATELET ( Center of Paris) in 24 minutes, 26 minutes direct to Louvre Museum , 22 minutes direct to the Marais , 16 minutes direct to Bastille, ….where connexions with tubes. By the metro station : you have 14 minutes direct for visiting Montmartre /Sacré Coeur, 26 minutes direct to go to Arc de Triomphe and there you have Champs/ Elysés and Eiffel Tour …Or 20 minutes door to door to go to Arc de Triomphe via Nation tube. I hope to have pleasure to see you again next time for some days more than 3 days for visiting Paris better. Cordially Nelly
“It's a perfect trip in a perfect apartment !”
Reviewed 21 Sep 2015
Nelly is a great host ! The appartment is perfectly located in the center of Paris ! Appartment very clean and peaceful.
Thank you Nelly… More
I had a pleasure to host Damien and his mother , and I can't praise them enough. Communication with them prior to their arrival and during their stay was excellent. They took superb care of my apartment and respected all the house rules. After their check out I returned to a place as clean as I left it. Highly recommended.
Located at the first floor of this period building at the heart of a pedestrian and very busy area of the Latin Quarter, the studio is bright, very comfortable and well equipped. The one room has a floor area of 35m2 (400sqft), a ceiling decorated with the original XVII …see more
The magical, elegant, and notorious city of Paris was our 6 day visit, ending to a three week holiday. Booking on line is a safe bet, if you book this rental suite. Clean, quiet, and oh so comfortab… More
Reviewed 13 Jan 2013
La Parcheminerie was our little corner of paradise in Paris! A lovely large studio, in the heart of the Latin Quarter, which made us feel at home. WE could walk everywhere or take the Metro/RER or a b… More
“Spacious studio in Latin Quarter”
Reviewed 15 Nov 2012
We enjoyed our week's stay in this comfortable and well- equipped apartment. The high timbered ceilings and large window gave a very spacious feel. The excellent location was perfect for exploring th… More
We enjoyed two weeks in this Gite. It is comfortable and well equipped. The views from the terrace were great and the setting is very quiet and calm. It is well located - about 25 miles from both Dijo… More
The UrbanTulip offers you a spacious and warm room with queensize bed, high ceilings, small (French) balcony, private kitchen, small private bathroom, television and highspeed Wi-Fi connection. It's a great place to make you feel like a local in the city.
The apar …see more
We aim for your stay at New Holland House to be an authentic Amsterdam experience, not just a rental - and your rental price is a "package" or "experience" price. Here are the Top 10 reasons to stay at "New Holland House" 1. Gues …see more
Fabulous house in the heart of Amsterdam. The location is perfect to explore by foot, bicycle, tour bus, train or boat. Access to all is within a block or two. Wonderful restaurants are near by and… More
“Great place in a brilliant location would return tomorrow”
Reviewed 26 Jul 2013
We just loved this former Merchants House, which was homely and offered every facility you could want. It was a great place to return to after walking around Amsterdam all day. The kitchen is has ever… More
“most amazing week in Amsterdam”
Reviewed 1 Jun 2013
We had the most amazing week in Amsterdam. We were met as planned. He was very helpful with explaining the set up & orientating us in the neighbourhood . We adored the house. The stairs are a little … More
This was a truly unique experience to stay on a houseboat. I grew up in Amsterdam but never had the opportunity to stay or even visit a houseboat. I stayed here for 10 days at the end of April and was very fortunate to be blessed with great weather. My stay was excellen …see more
This apartment is fitted out in a chapel of XIV century completely restored.Avignon "intra muros" close to the conveniences, stores, cinemas, restaurantsIn the western south of the city.This apartment has been completely restored. Situated at t …see more
We stayed with our son and his girlfriend (and pets) and found this apartment perfect for our needs. It is stylishly converted and well equipped and the location is perfect to explore the city, but a… More
“Comfortable and well equipped little flat”
Reviewed 29 Mar 2012
We stayed at La Chapelle du Miracle in March 2012. It's a clean, pleasant, comfortable, well equipped little flat that's centrally located so it's easy to walk to all the main sites and the centre of … More