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.
“Great location and very helpful hosts” 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 return sooner r
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
“Perfect Amsterdam Stay”
Reviewed 18 Jun 2015
Nurit and Alex were exceptional hosts! They were very helpful, and the apartment was everything you could ask for. I would highly recommend this apartment for anyone looking for a nice, clean, cozy … More
“Great accommodation in Amsterdam” The barge is extremely comfortable and well situated close enough to visit all the attractions but in a quiet location. Frank and Marlijn made sure everything was ready for us even leaving a bottle of wine for us. We
“Amazing house, perfect location” We spent five days exploring Amsterdam by foot. The area is quiet and central. Everything you need is within short walking distance; shops, cafes, restaurants, cafes and supermarkets. The interior is beautiful and prac
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
“Excellent apartment in fantastic location!” The apartment was beautiful and spacious and perfect for our family stay. We loved that it was so close to the Notre Dame and also lots of shops (great cheese shop, wine shop, deli & bakers only a 2 minute
This is a very large 1 bed studio. Our kids slept on sofa bed and were comfortable. We were within 5 minute walk to neared metro (underground stations). With washer, internet, kitchen and very quiet… More
“It's like being a guest in your uncle's spacious art studio.”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2015
Spacious and open studio with bed in alcove, light during the day, overlooking two green courtyards with eight windows. Bed and sofa bed are perfect for a couple with an extra family member or for two… More
“Location and charm!!”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2015
What a lovely apartment and what a fabulous location! My husband and I stayed for four nights with our 16 year old daughter and her 16 year old cousin. The apartment accommodated us perfectly. The gir… More
“Spacious apartment in a great location” 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 saw the great
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
Reviewed 13 Dec 2015
We have spent a fantastic mini break in Paris staying in Nicolas absolutely stunning apartment. The apartment itself is spacious with beautiful period furniture and finishings,modern kitchen and bathr… More
“Peaceful quality private family time” Great House, extremely well equipped with laundry, kitchen, BBQ, dishes and cookware all in great condition. Perfect for quality family time together.
The sports facilies were brill. There was fishing equipment,
“A remarkable house, secure for kids, perfect for entertaining”
Reviewed 11 Jun 2012
Great Stay. Great Place. Large Iron Gates provide perfect security to 5-10 acres of private property 20 minutes from old Le Mans. Located in charming village with Tabac, Bakery, Bar. Quintessentially… More
Hi there! Thanks for your review! We love that the house is on the edge of such a lovely village too, and enjoy being able to wander to the bar, butchers, Sunday market, etc. We hope to welcome you back to Le Petit Bos again soon.
“Wonderful Easter spent in the beautiful 'Le Petit Bois', everything catered for a perfect holiday.”
Reviewed 27 Oct 2011
A beautiful house set in a delightful secure peacefull garden. We entered the property via electronic gates into the beautiful court yard. The house itself is an old stone 'Maison de Maitre' with beem… More
Many thanks for your review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time at Le Petit Bois. It is indeed a beautiful property and a lovely comfortable home for your holiday. We hope to see you back again soon.
“Really nice” The accommodation is perfect. All thing, what you need, are there and have a very good quality. Only the tabel in the garden is a little bit small. The service was very good, also the info material about the region. The position of the ho
“This is a fantastic little gite would recommend to all.”
Reviewed 1 May 2014
La petite maison d'ete is a gem hidden away in the champagne region of France. It has been remodelled to the highest of standards. The beds are so very comfortable and the bed linen is something else.… More
“Excellent apartment” We highly recommend this apartment - it was very comfortable and clean, calm and quiet, everything seemed very new and worked perfectly, just as in the photos. Patrice was a very kind and helpful host, and answered all our querie
The apartment was very clean and well presented with good facilities. It was in a quiet location but well situated to visit sights and monuments of Paris. A perfect place to stay… More
Reviewed 27 Jun 2013
My husband, my niece and I stayed at this lovely apartment for 8 nights and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Patrice was there to greet us and provide a tour of the apartment. The apartment is exactl… More
“Fantastic apartment is a wonderful location.”
Reviewed 5 Jun 2013
The appartment was excellent. Wonderfully funished and lacking for nothing. It's in a good location in Paris with lots of places to eat and drink. With a lovely wine shop round the corner. A short wal… More
“A rural gem with history” When we found Le Chateau on the Holiday Lettings website we thought we might have found a gem, when we got there we knew we had. We were welcomed by the owners Jill and Ivan who showed us round and left us to it having answe