Short breaks in Europe


Stay in one of our 44,000 hand-picked holiday homes in Europe, many of which are perfectly suited to a short break away from the stresses of everyday life so you can recharge your batteries a little. Whether you want to spend a long weekend with your partner over a Bank Holiday, or are making the most of the last few days of school holidays, a mini-break in Europe is a pleasure for the whole family. We offer self-catering accommodation all across Europe, from city apartments to country cottages. Take Inspiration from our collection of holiday homes to start planning a short break and discover some of the most fascinating and best-loved

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Holiday homes for short breaks in Europe with NOVASOL

short breaks in Europe with NOVASOL

Holiday homes for short breaks in Germany

Germany is a great destination for a short break; you will surely be spoilt for choice when deciding how to spend your time there! From the cutting edge urbanism that is Berlin, to the traditional celebration of Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany has lots to offer when it comes to a short escape. Visit the countless museums and historical landmarks which dot the country, or take some time for yourself by visiting one of the spa and wellness resorts in the Sauerland or the Hessian mountain region. For a getaway during the festive season, the famous German Christmas markets are not to be missed!

Holiday homes for short breaks in Denmark

If you yearn to see the Northern Lights why not spend a short holiday in one of our 10,000 holiday homes in Denmark, the flight time may be shorter than you think at around 2 hours! Many of our properties are near the coast, making them perfect for beach walks in summer. Or, in winter you can spend the day warming yourself in a sauna, before relaxing by the fireside in the evening. For a livelier short break in Denmark be sure to visit the islands of Rømø, Fanø and Bornholm, firm favourites among the Danes. Of course, there is also the buzzing city of Copenhagen to be explored.

Short trips to Holland - self-catering accommodation

Choosing to stay in a holiday home in the Netherlands is an ideal way to get to know the country during a short break. There are lots of lovely villages, towns and cities to be discovered during your mini-break; charming places like Utrecht and Maastricht, are sure to capture your imagination, whilst the winding canals and bright fields of tulips will provide a picture-perfect setting for creating lasting memories, even if you are only here for a few days! For those in search of great nightlife and adventure; head to Amsterdam, or unwind on the North Sea coast with a view of peaceful islands. A short break with variety!

Austria accommodation for short breaks

A short holiday in Austria can be very versatile; exciting trips to fascinating cities such as Vienna or Salzburg, hiking in the mountains and taking in some fresh air and beautiful scenery, or even a short skiing holiday in the winter. A short holiday in one of our Austria apartments, cottages or chalets guarantees variety and a break from the stresses and strains of everyday life - ideal for enjoying relaxation and peace. Many of our holiday homes in Austria have a sauna, which is bound to help you in melting away the stresses of day-to-day life!

Short breaks in France – holiday lettings

France must be the perfect destination for a short break when travelling from the UK as it is so easy to reach by plane, train or even driving across yourself. Within hours you can find yourself indulging in exquisite cuisine, exploring the sights of fantastic cities such as Paris or Nice, or simply relaxing and enjoying the world-famous café culture. Or visit the French countryside, relishing the peace and quiet and rediscovering the small pleasure of life, perhaps going for a bike ride through the beautiful surroundings. Alternatively, if planning a short-break in France with children, you are sure to be very popular if you decide to take them to Disneyland for a day.


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