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Unusual holiday homes (473)

Looking for something outrageously different for your next holiday? Then take a look at these holiday castles, windmills, yurts and manor houses that are all available for you to book and make your holiday an extraordinary one.


And there’s plenty to choose from: you could set your loved one's heart racing with a fairy-tale break to a French chateau or rent a houseboat in Amsterdam with your pals. Or how about escaping to a cosy log cabin in the mountains, or going glamping on a yurt holiday in Devon or Cornwall.


If stunning and unusual architecture is for you, rent a regal castle in the Scottish Highlands, a quirky lighthouse by the sea or return to a bygone age on a windmill holiday in Greece.

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Rhone / Regnie-Durette

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £110 / night

£706 - £1412 / week

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from £110 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Pagkia holiday castle rental

Laconia Region / Pagkia

2 8 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Child friendly
“Friendly, cosy, clean, authentic castle!” We spent a week in Petrongonas Castle in August 2013 and had a wonderful holiday far away from the tourist scene! The castle has plenty of space, is tastefully furnished and decorated with emphasis on cos
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from £84 / night

£500 - £2917 / week

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from £84 / night

(6) Excellent 

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Holiday castle in Pagkia

Laconia Region / Pagkia

4 10 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“This was a fabulous place to stay!” We truly enjoyed our stay in this Mani Castle. To be living in an ancient but modernized place was magical. The owners very generously left our refrigerator stocked with wine, beer, olive oil and watermelon (to nam
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from £67 / night

£463 - £977 / week

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Vienne / Chatellerault, Vienne

6 14 7 nights min

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Pet friendly

from £265 / night

£1849 - £60673 / week

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from £265 / night

6

Maine et Loire / Durtal

2 7 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

from £245 / night

£1715 / week

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from £245 / night

(6) Excellent 

14

Loire Valley / Tours

3 5 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden

from £194 / night

£1353 / week

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from £194 / night

(20) Very Good 

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Holiday castle in Dover

Kent / Dover

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly
“Our own private castle!” The Gatehouse at Dover was the perfect location for our Valentine's Day getaway. Beautifully decorated and very cozy, it made a wonderful couple's retreat. It is also ideally located, with an easy and convenient walk to both
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from £85 / night

£450 - £600 / week

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from £85 / night

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Holiday castle rental

Ardennes / Haybes

5 15 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden

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Vaucluse / Althen-des-Paluds

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly

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(3) Excellent 

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Holiday castle in Limerick

County Limerick / Limerick

5 12 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

from £291 / night

£1982 - £2774 / week

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from £291 / night

13

Holiday castle rental

County Tipperary / Thurles

8 23 2 nights min

  • 8 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 23
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

from £757 / night

£5295 / week

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from £757 / night

(4) Excellent 

6

Vendee / La Flocelliere

5 12 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £229 / night

£1597 - £1950 / week

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from £229 / night

24

Holiday castle in Capodacqua

Assisi / Capodacqua

5 10 7 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £552 / night

£3858 - £4841 / week

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from £552 / night

(5) Excellent 

28

Barberino Di Mugello / Montecarelli

10 26 Min stay varies

  • 10 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 26
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £547 / night

£3530 - £4723 / week

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from £547 / night

20

Castle rental in Stia

Province of Arezzo / Stia

1 2 4 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 4 nights min
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

from £50 / night

£313 - £334 / week

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from £50 / night

(34) Excellent 

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Holiday castle letting

Falkirk District / Airth

6 18 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

from £750 / night

£4000 - £5500 / week

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from £750 / night

(2) Excellent 

16

Otranto holiday castle rental

Province of Lecce / Otranto

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly

from £303 / night

£673 - £2101 / week

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from £303 / night

(8) Excellent 

26

Castle rental in Thurles

County Tipperary / Thurles

7 12 2 nights min

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • 2 nights min
  • Private garden

from £505 / night

£1513 / week

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from £505 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Holiday castle in Valognes

Manche / Valognes

8 15 Min stay varies

  • 8 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 15
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £505 / night

£3026 - £3530 / week

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from £505 / night

(2) Excellent 

13

Holiday castle in Bansha

County Tipperary / Bansha

5 10 1 night min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly

from £211 / night

£1261 / week

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from £211 / night

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Sarthe / Le Mans

1 3 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 night min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

from £34 / night

£177 / week

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from £34 / night

(12) Excellent 

20

Thurles holiday castle rental

County Tipperary / Thurles

9 14 7 nights min

  • 9 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £838 / night

£5866 / week

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from £838 / night

4

Castle rental in Probolinggo

East Java / Probolinggo

4 4 1 night min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min

from £71 / night

£94 / week

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from £71 / night

10

Province of Biella / Biella

9 26 1 night min

  • 9 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 26
  • 1 night min
  • Ski
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £841 / night

£5043 / week

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from £841 / night

28

Province of Cuneo / Belvedere Langhe

4 10 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 80 km
  • Ski
  • Child friendly

from £47 / night

£324 / week

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from £47 / night

(60) Excellent 

60

Holiday castle in Kilmarnock

East Ayrshire / Kilmarnock

6 16 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 16
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly

from £285 / night

£1990 - £4565 / week

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from £285 / night

(10) Excellent 

26

Holiday castle rental

Yonne / Chatel Gerard

10 20 Min stay varies

  • 10 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £505 / night

£2942 - £3782 / week

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from £505 / night

24

Holiday castle in Courtenay

Loiret / Courtenay

5 10 2 nights min

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 10
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Private garden

from £236 / night

£1261 / week

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from £236 / night

11

Cardigan holiday castle rental

Ceredigion / Cardigan

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly

from £122 / night

£619 - £1860 / week

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from £122 / night

21

Holiday castle with golf nearby in Cork

County Cork / Cork

3 8 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £169 / night

£841 - £1076 / week

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from £169 / night

(1) Excellent 

20

Holiday castle rental

Lower Austria / Loosdorf

9 20 Min stay varies

  • 9 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

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(16) Excellent 

20

Holiday castle in Chinon

Loire Valley / Chinon

7 8 4 nights min

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
“The magic of Ranton” We have been to the chateau on several occasions and we are always uplifted when we walk across the moat and through the gates. There is a wonderful air of peace and tranquility about the place, it's a world of it's own and you ca
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from £202 / night

£1412 - £2824 / week

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from £202 / night

(20) Excellent 

32

Kilmartin holiday castle rental

Argyll and Bute / Kilmartin

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

from £180 / night

£1260 / week

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from £180 / night

16

Holiday castle in Navan

County Meath / Navan

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

Pricing unknown

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(2) Excellent 

66

Castle rental in Meslay-du-Maine

Mayenne / Meslay-du-Maine

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 150 km
  • Swimming pool

from £633 / night

£3800 - £5300 / week

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from £633 / night

(1) Excellent 

33

Holiday castle with swimming pool in Bergerac

Dordogne / Bergerac

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £187 / night

£1306 - £1849 / week

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from £187 / night

(2) Very Good 

30

Vaucluse / Jonquieres

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 100 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £100 / night

£417 - £1167 / week

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from £100 / night

(4) Excellent 

21

Holiday castle in Saint-Maximin

Uzes / Saint-Maximin

10 26 3 nights min

  • 10 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 26
  • 3 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £2025 / night

£13230 / week

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from £2025 / night

10

Puy-de-Dome / Saint-Bonnet-le-Chastel

3 7 5 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 5 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden

from £85 / night

£505 / week

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from £85 / night

(2) Very Good 

32

Holiday castle in Bali

Rethymnon Prefecture / Bali

1 2 6 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 6 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Unique and Beautiful Hidden Gem” Staying in the castle is a one-of-a-kind experience. The castle is a work of art, the grounds are well-maintained, the pool is wonderful, and the views are unbelievable. This is the only place to stay if you choose to
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from £68 / night

£471 / week

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