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.
“Lovely comfortable Paris apartment” 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 and is walking
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
I stayed at the apartment for two months, and had a fantastic holiday. The apartment is fully equipped with everything you could need, and has a lovely high ceiling and big windows, giving a very airy… More
If you are looking for a great place to stay in Amsterdam you may have found it! :)
This is a cozy apartment located pretty close to some the famous Vondelpark, Leidseplein, Melkweg and Museumplein.
Heineken Experience is 15 minutes walking distance.
You will have ea …see more
“Perfect Place to stay in Paris, as Comfortable as Home” We thoroughly enjoyed staying in the Louvre-Montorgeuil One Bedroom Apartment due to its location, high standing and the quality of its management. I definitely plan to use the apartment again du
“Everything we wanted from an apartment was there”
Reviewed 2 Mar 2015
We (myself, husband and 19 year old son) really enjoyed our stay in Rue Tiquetonne. It was a lovely clean apartment with everything you could need, bedroom had oodles of storage, bathroom fine, kitche… More
“Home from home in Avignon” 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 of wine and chocolates
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!
“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
“Excellent location and comfortable remodeled apartment!” What I loved the best of this apartment was the location! Right behind D'Orsay Museum! There is a metro station literally down stairs (below the museum) which all you have to do is cross the lit
“Great comfort, location, and hosts!” 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 outside the hustle
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 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
Nice apartment with perfect location and great hospitality. We enjoyed our stay in Lyon and in the apartment very much. … More
Thank you and good luck to you!
“In the Heart of Vieux Lyon”
Reviewed 11 Sep 2014
Super warm reception by the host Isabelle. We were taken for a tour of the apartment and basically we had the impression that my casa is your casa. Clean room, private bathroom and kitchenette to hand… More
“Great place run by a passionate host” 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 touches. It's qu
“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
“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
“Paris, location, location, location.” 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 comfortable. Hidden b
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
“Un lugar cálido y confortable”
Reviewed 3 Dec 2011
Pasamos unos días inolvidables en Rue Parcheminerie 29, un departamento cómodo, amplio, seguro, en buenas condiciones,con un baño amplio (raro en París) y acceso rápido a los centros culturales y… More
Covered terrace with garden furniture and barbecue.
Possibility of providing equipments for a toddler (cot, Maclaren stroller with winter footmuff, high chair, transat, baby back-carrier, bottle warmer).
Private courtyard parking for 2 cars.
Free Wi-Fi. …see more
“Best deal in Paris” This trip was our 5th visit to Paris. Previously, we had stayed at hotels and once at a B & B. Without question, spending this one week at the apartment in the 13th District was by far our most enjoyable experience. When we arrived
We stayed at this lovely Parisian flat for 8 days in October. Prior to our arrival, the host has sent us a list of very clear instructions on the flat, including transportation, house manual, and food… More
“Like our own home, will definitely be back”
Reviewed 18 Aug 2014
The location is very convenient, safe neighborhood. Bathtub is really nice, Claudia leaves two jars of bathing salt, lavender and rose for us to use. My teenage daughter and her high school classmate … More
“Authentic Parisian Living”
Reviewed 30 May 2014
The location of the apartment is convenient for hopping to anywhere in Paris using the Metro and trains. (Buy a visitor pass for a few days). The neighborhood offered us a small supermarket, memorable… More
“The perfect holiday getaway” 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 short break, there wer
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
“Smart, very comfortable apartment in excellent location” Stayed in this apartment for 3 nights, it was very comfortable, stylish, modern and clean. The location was next to tram stop which made access to city centre very easy. The apartment was also c
Cet appartement de 2 pièces, rénové avec goût est situé au coeur du centre historique d'Avignon. Dans un très bel hôtel particulier fin XVIII e. Surface 42 m2. Situé sur la place Saint Pierre, Il comprend un sal …see more
Located in the full center of Paris - left bank - close to Saint Germain, La Sorbonne, Saint Michel, Notre Dame, Luxembourg.This home's unique combination of convenient location, restored interiors and modern amenities makes it an ideal home for couples and familie …see more
“Lovely apartment in a fantastic location” 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 not too fa
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
“A beautiful Parisian apartment in a typically Parisian neighbourhood” 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 use
“Stunning location!” 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 cook plenty of meals and breakfas
“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.