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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.
We are a family of two adults and four children, 17, 15, 13 and 10 years old, that stayed in Julia's apartment for one week in July 2014. The apartment is very cosy with every supply for cooking and w… More
“Perfect Base to explore Paris”
Reviewed 12 Apr 2015
Well equipped apartment which is just as described. Great location between 2 Metro stations to easily reach all parts of Paris and beyond. (we went to Euro Disney by train).
Plenty of shops, bakeries… 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
L'appartamento è costituito da una stanza che funge da ingresso, salotto e cucina, da una camera matrimoniale e da un bagno. E' molto accogliente, ben attrezzato e molto silenzioso. Mia moglie i miei… More
“A perfect location and very comfortable” Right in the middle of Dijon near the cathedral but not at all noisy as enclosed in a courtyard. The apartment was clean, comfortable and well equipped.
Secure parking just along the road was very reasonable
“Superbly hospitable hosts provide well appointed gite.” The efficiency, helpfulness and hospitality of the owners of this gite are exemplary. The gite itself is very clean, well equipped ( wifi has good speed and signal) and in excellent condition. It
“Incredible appartment... everthing you wish for is there!”
Reviewed 12 May 2013
We stayed in this accommodation for 1 week. We were very much impressed by the house, a part of a castle.
So much room, light and beauty.
The kitchen is great (everything 's there!), the bathroom in… More
“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
A really great apartment with everything you could require for a short term stay in Paris. Marie was very welcoming and efficient. The location couldn't have been better, I would certainly stay here… More
“Comfortable, chic apartment in excellent area”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2016
A friend and I stayed with Marie in August 2016 and absolutely loved our time staying here- its in an interesting, vibrant but safe area, with lots of places to eat or drink but at the same time it fa… More
Reviewed 15 Aug 2016
This was my 5th visit to Paris and my friend's 1st. We decided to rent an apartment so we had a bit more space and could eat in if we wanted. The apartment is cosy but perfectly formed, the sofa bed w… More
Este apartamento es perfecto para conocer Paris, situado en el centro histórico, a pocos metros del ayuntamiento y el museo Pompidou, con todos los servicios cercanos (metro, bus, supermercado, panad… More
“Best place to stay in Paris!!”
Reviewed 3 Jan 2016
My partner and I have stayed in this apartment five times over the last few years and look forward to staying again in 2016.
The location is superb and access to all major venues in Paris is so e… More
Reviewed 4 Jan 2016
Appartment três bien localisé près de l`Hotel de Ville, à mois de 100 metres du metro, supermarché à côté, Centre George Pompidou à moins de 100 metres, bien propre, et localisation parfaite… More
“highly reccommended” We recently stayed at this wonderful property near Le Mans. The first experience we enjoyed was the very warm welcome by the owner who had gone to so much detail prior to our holiday to ensure if there was any special request or d
“comfortable appartment in the heart of Marseille”
Reviewed 19 Feb 2015
The host was very helpful and communicative. He explained all the amenities of the apartment and the interesting spots in the neighborhood. We found the appartment as it was advertised - with everythi… More
“Wonderful location, well appointed apartment that worked well for my my family of three” We really enjoyed our stay here - Lars is extremely professional and covers all the details. The flat is good sized, and close to markets and metro access. Sinc
Spent six days in Paris for the first time. GREAT location for exploring the best or Paris. Initial reception was wonderful and flat well appointed for our holiday. We will be back!… More
Glad you enjoyed your stay at our apartment in Paris. As you probably realized, there's so much to see and do in Paris, that you really appreciate the comfort and peacefulness of your own flat, so close to everything. Hope to see you both back again soon!
“Super Comfortable, Well Located and Secure”
Reviewed 11 Mar 2014
This was my second time in the Bastille Boutique Flat - first time on my own. I had some difficulties with my trip into Paris and the owner and his house manager were both wonderfully helpful and sup… More
Our purpose is to provide you with a home away from home and we're very happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Look forward to welcoming you back soon again.
“Fab apto near Bastille”
Reviewed 29 May 2013
Despite the chilly & rainy Paris weather, my stay in Paris was terrific
mainly because of Lars' wonderful apartment, a 5 minute walk to Bastille,
only 1 block to Place des Vosges, Marais.
It was al… More
Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Please come back, any time!
“fabulous Paris” I have been visited Paris with family and 2 friends (5 people in total).
Yilmaz as a host welcomed us on our arrival to the building where flat is located.
He kindly explained us everything we need to know about flat and facilities.
“Very nice experience of facilities available, excellent location”
Reviewed 29 May 2015
I along with my wife and two children had rented the place for a week in May. We found the flat and its facilities as advertised.
Excellent location with a very good connectivity and superb view fro… More
“Stunning View, Helpful owner, Clean and Tasteful flat; Quiet yet accessible to all Paris sites.”
Reviewed 7 Nov 2014
Stunning view from the balcony. In fact, there is even a balcony with view from the bedroom too. Sacre Coeur is nearer and better than it looks in the photo and can be enjoyed while eating breakfast o… More
Reviewed 26 Jun 2014
Stayed here with our 2year old. The flat had everything we needed.
It's right next to a metro station and by a bus stop too- better with the buggy. There is a little playground over the road and a… 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
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
“A fantastic home base in Paris” This is a wonderful place to stay, in the heart of the Left Bank right by St. Michel and the intersection of the RER B and C lines, so you can go any where quickly. The space is light, airy, clean, quiet and private, a
This was our second stay in this apartment and we really enjoyed our first visit but were amazed that when we returned it felt somewhat like coming home. It's a great location and to sit on the terra… More
“Gorgeous view from rooftop garden.”
Reviewed 12 May 2014
We stayed in this apartment for 7 nights and we were lucky enough to have great weather to thoroughly enjoy the rooftop terrace. The view is incredible and if you don't mind climbing stairs, then this… More
“A very nice apartment in a great Paris location.”
Reviewed 16 Mar 2014
This apartment is a great place to stay in Paris. The location is right near Notre Dame and also in a great lively neighborhood. Understand that there is no lift and you have to climb 120 stairs (I co… More