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.
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car essential;
Shakespeare Lodge is a charming self-contained unit with an additional studio. The ensemble is part of a typical farmhouse construction in Anjou, located 250 kms southwest of Paris and 30 kms north of the historic city of Angers. The renovation has been carried out to …see more
“Beautiful, secluded gite in the French countryside”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2015
This is probably the best gite we have ever stayed in. Beautifully furnished and in a lovely, peaceful setting, but not far from local amenities. It is an ideal base to explore the local chateaux, vin… More
“Relaxing, quiet and beautiful.”
Reviewed 22 Jul 2015
Beautiful house set in the heart of the countryside. Ann-Louise and Francois were very welcoming and have thought of everything one could need on holiday, the house is so well equipped. We enjoy ama… More
Reviewed 4 Jul 2015
2nd time visiting Shakespeare Lodge and yet again we were not disappointed. Would highly recommend for anyone who wants a well equipped, spacious property with use of a private pool in a quiet locatio… More
Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
For 2/7 persons.The cottage is traditional in architecture and full of French character.This has been balanced beautifully with a carefully designed modern interior.The furnishings have been lovingly chosen to showcase the best of French taste while offering total comfo …see more
“A very stylish and comfortable house very convenient for visiting the Champagne area”
Reviewed 7 Oct 2014
We chose this property because of its stylish décor and the fact that it is situated in a small town with restaurants close by. We were not disappointed. Isabelle has thought of everything to make a … More
“First class holiday accommodation”
Reviewed 24 Aug 2014
We have just spent a week in this wonderfully furnished and comfortable accommodation.The house provided everything we needed to enjoy our stay. The beds were extremely comfortable and the towels and … More
Reviewed 5 Jun 2014
A lovely house and garden, rather like staying in a magazine film shoot, everything was beautiful and thoughtfully chosen. Isabelle was a lovely attentive and helpful host, nothing was too much trou… More
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Air conditioning;
GITE NEUF AVEC PISCINE INDIVIDUELLE, SITUE AU MILIEU DE 4 HECTARES DE PRAIRIE ET VERGER - 3 CHAMBRES AVEC UN LIT POUR DEUX PERSONNES DONT UNE AVEC DEUX PETITS LITS POUR 8 PERSONNES - SALLE DE BAINS AVEC BAIGNOIRE ET DOUCHE - TERRASSE INDEPENDANTE AVEC TABLE ET FAUTEUIL …see more
Swimming pool; Suitable for children age 5+; Car essential;
Cottage Ciboulette is a bijou, but perfectly formed, space perfect for 2. The ground floor has a kitchenette/sitting area equipped with electric oven, hob, microwave, and fridge with freezer compartment.On the first floor is a bedroom with a super-king sized divan, whi …see more
Nearest beach 17 km; Ask owner if suitable for children; Car not necessary;
cottage with taste decorated in the old center from Bruges, in a quiet street, only three minuts walking to the main market square and the belfry.
The house dates from the 16th Century and has been fully renovated and luxuriously equipped . It still contains medieval f …see more
Nearest beach 15 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
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
Nearest beach 110 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
The Coach House sits in the tranquil grounds of Château des Etoyères, with 11 acres of woodland and parkland bordered by the river. Guests are welcome to enjoy the full use of the grounds, the chapel, the river and the heated outdoor swimming pool (12x6m) and offers a …see more
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 fishin… More
Ask owner if suitable for children; Car not necessary; No pets allowed;
Our cosy studio (40m2) is located next to the Central Station of Antwerp and offers a magnificent view on that world famous protected monument, and on the Zoo. It will comfortably accommodate 2 persons.
Public transport and car parking (paying) are with …see more
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car essential;
In a small hamlet tucked away up a charming valley, Les Estournels is a 4 bedroomed former farmhouse with generous sized rooms, including the huge baronial style converted barn-end which serves as the sitting room. A perfect spot from which to explore the local area, sa …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
Stylish Luxerious Canal side typical old dutch-way built building. With a accesable private court. In the middle of the zaanse schans, 10 minutes from amsterdam!
Your private luxurious Loft to be a temporary local.
This giant loft is suitable for up to 5-6 people. It …see more
Amazing place, unique interior, excellent location, very friendly and helpful host. We'll stay there again for sure. Highly recommended!!… More
“View Amsterdam from a better perspective!”
Reviewed 27 Mar 2014
I'm not too sure where to start, and I also don't want to give to much away as I don't want to give too much of this jewel of a place to stay in Amsterdam away.
I have been to Amsterdam a few times… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Great for children of all ages ; Car essential;
The little summer house is an eco cottage located in the wine village of Landreville between Troyes and Dijon. This stone house dating from the French Revolution is located on the tourist route of Champagne, near the Nigloland park, the Forêt d'Orient's lakes …see more
“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
Reviewed 25 May 2015
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 ab… More
Not suitable for children; No pets allowed;
The flat is in Avignon, France, in a neighbourhood named Realpanier. The city center of Avignon is only 5 minutes away by car or public transports which stop 100 meters away from the building. The studio is on the first floor a two-floor building. There is a large sofa …see more
Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary; Air conditioning;
Rue Libergier, in a new building with a secure parking place and at a walking distance to the Cathedral, cultural sites and champagne houses.
2 bedrooms apartment of 800 sq. feet with 2 bathrooms, a spacious living room and a 90 sq feet terrace located on the 1st flo …see more
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 25 km; Great for children of all ages ;
In very popular Amsterdam North on one of Amsterdam's ancient 17th century sea dikes, is located our just totally renovated studio apartment of 45m2 . It is a oasis of peace and yet only 6 minutes by bus to the Central Station, only three stops! Although you are i …see more
Nearest beach 60 km; Not suitable for children; Car not necessary;
AVIGNON CENTRE: VACATIONS RENTALS Apartment in the pedestrian-only centre of the historical city. All provide modern conveniences in settings that retain their ancient character marked by hand-crafted beams and stonework. Each is exquisitely decorated and furnished …see more
The multi-level apartment was located in the pedestrian area of Avignon, minutes from the Popes Palace and museums, supermarkets and Les Halles. The carpark is about 400 metres from the apartment and… More
Reviewed 1 Sep 2011
Our late booking was made easy by the owner, and their repesentative 'Catherine' who greeted us on arrival was a mind of useful tips and recommendations.
The two terrace rental had everything we need… More
Great for children of all ages ; Car essential; No pets allowed;
Two steps away from the lakes of l'Eau d'Heure, come and stay in an authentic village castle from the 16th century located in the peaceful village of Senzeilles. This functional and stylish space is the perfect getaway. Among lakes and dales, the bucolic aera …see more
“Superbly hospitable hosts provide well appointed gite.”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2013
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 has … More
“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
Great for children of all ages ; No pets allowed;
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
Great for children of all ages ; Car advised; No pets allowed;
Charming 4* housing in a cottage.
4* holiday rental labeled "Gîtes de France".
At 8 km and within 10 minutes from Strasbourg, the gîte Bei der Kirche **** is a charming duplex housing in a traditional alsatian restored cottage dating from 1816.
On the first floor, 1 b …see more
Nearest beach 60 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
House of Choice is a nice house with a lot of light, located in a street called Keuze, which means choice in English. And you do have a choice: the house is located at 7,3km from the historical center of Ghent, but also within one hour driving distance from Bruges, Bru …see more
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
This is a modern home in a quiet yet posh neighbourhood of Chomedey, Laval. Guests will have access to three floors of living space: 4 bedrooms, 2 washrooms, 2 powder rooms and plenty of lounging areas along with a fully stocked kitchen. The neighbourhood is very secure …see more