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.
“Gorgeous comfortable apartment” Clean and bright and peaceful at night. Just what we needed for a three night stay in Amsterdam. Marielle and Alex made us very welcome and the beds were super comfortable !
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“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
“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
“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,
“The most beautiful and best located little appartment” Very cosy and stylish apartment, located in a beautiful residential area, within a walking distance to the town centre. There are sooo many amazing little cafes and restaurants near by, no need to
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
“Chic, cosy and great location.” I stayed here with my husband and daughters for a 3 day break. Although the weather was not good, we had a great time, We were so pleased with the apartment as it had everything we needed and had a lovely view over the
“The Perfect Paris Flat in the heart of Paris” This wonderfully located flat has all the Parisian charm, with every modern convenience. Perfectly equipped with every household essential, such as washer/dryer, dishwasher, AC units, iron/ironing board, h
A great apartment. Between two metro stops. Great Location. Everything in the apartment is stylish and well thought out. Nice touches, like an extra mirror and hair-dryer in the bathroom. Lovely art o… More
Thank you Sarah for being such great guests. Glad you liked the apartment and my paintings. As for the terrace access there is a stool just by the window for easy access. Hope to be able to host you and your family again sometime in the future.merci. Iris
“Best apartment in Paris!”
Reviewed 1 Mar 2015
The apartment is just fantastic! everything we needed PLUS more. The owners went out of their way to make our stay comfortable for us, provided towels and essentials etc. The apartment is very spaciou… More
Thank you for your kind review.
“Central St. Germain Paradise!”
Reviewed 1 Mar 2015
That is real central Paris Paradise. Perfect place to feel at home in the heart of St. Germain Paris just seconds from boulevard St. Germain & the beautiful picturesque rue Jacobe and close to everyth… More
“Beautiful light filled apartment, perfect for young family” We stayed in Maison 122 for three days as a family of four and it was the perfect base for exploring Paris. The apartment is beautiful and light, and definitely made us feel like resident Par
I recently stayed at the apartment with 5 friends had such a great weekend. The flat was beautifully decorated and linen & towels were also provided - beds & duvets were so comfy! The flat is centrall… More
Thanks very much for your kind review. You're very much welcome any time you want to come back ! Bruno
“The best family holiday we have had in France” We have just returned from the best family holiday we have had in France, the gite, the swimming pool, the dogs and horses and Paula and John have all been fantastic. There is lots to see and do in the l
“Lovely Apartment.” Stayed at this apartment with 7 friends, was beautifully decorated and clean (amazing bath!) had a brilliant time. Beautiful views over looking the canal, and great location! Only 5 min walk to Dam Square and all the shops/supermark
Perfect location. Great home for the person who wants authentic Amsterdam stay. Beware of stairs as they are extremely steep (That said, once our luggage was hoisted up we had no problems with them) B… More
“It's perfect” 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 be bigger (it has a new oven - not th
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
Reviewed 4 Nov 2012
We had a lovely stay at this beautiful apartment in Avignon. The keyholder was at the door to meet us as our taxi drew up, and gave us a wonderfully warm welcome. The apartment is gorgeous – archite… More
“Amazing location with everything you need.” Very quiet and comfortable apartment. The apartment itself is well equipped with everything you may need for a self catering holiday - even some umbrellas if it rains! The bed is comfortable and although sma