Discover a selection of more than 10,000 vacation rentals in Europe that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $62 per night, and condos and villas are popular options for a stay in Europe. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Europe's long and complex history

There's no simple way to put Europe into words. Ancient ruins, artistic pedigree and a long and complex history make it one of the world's most fascinating and varied continents. Its relatively compact size and growing network of low-cost flight routes make hopping from the elegant canals of Venice to buzzy London, on to Moorish-influenced Andalucia and back to the tree-lined boulevards of Paris a breeze . When you stay at a Europe vacation rental, you'll find one of the joys is the cuisine, which is as diverse as the people and landscapes.

Things to do

You'd need more than one lifetime to explore Europe

You'd need many lifetimes to truly get to grips with Europe's historical attractions. You could get lost in the maze of Istanbul's colorful Grand Bazaar, or imagine gladiators battling in Rome's Colosseum. In London, you can visit the famous bridges or admire the splendid Georgian architecture. Paris is a world unto itself. If you nab a Europe vacation rental here, you can lay out a romantic picnic next to the Eiffel Tower, look up at the Gothic gargoyles that adorn Notre Dame, or spot the Mona Lisa and other masterpieces in some of the world's greatest art museums.

Activities

Europe can be adrenaline pumping and sedate

Whether you're looking for adrenaline pumping all-out activities like bungee jumping, or more sedate adventures like coastal walking, Europe's got you covered. In Greece, you can don a mask to delve into the deep in search of marine life, while in the Austrian Tyrol you can circle on morning thermals attached to a paraglider. If you've nabbed a Europe vacation rental in Amsterdam, you can meander slowly around the beautiful city on classic bicycles, or if you're in Scotland, you could upgrade to something more modern and race down highland trails. Walking is big in Europe and you'll never be short on somewhere to hike.

Weather

Europe's varied climate with distinct seasons

Europe's weather is highly varied and surprisingly changeable. While the Alps might be carpeted in snow being carved up by skiers, just a couple of hours flight south in Italy or Spain, beach bums are being drenched in sunshine along the coast. As a general rule of thumb, the north of Europe receives below-freezing winters and hot summers, whereas the south receives mild, rainy winters with sunny summers. There's no right or wrong time to stay in a Europe vacation rental, there are things to do wherever you go, all year-round.

Natural features

Take a safari in Europe

The continent's landscape is as varied as the people who live there. The snowy peaks of mountain ranges create natural country borders, woodland still occupies around 25 percent of the land and the edges are fringed by islands like the Britain, Ireland and Sardinia. This landscape teems with fauna. On the Scottish Orkney islands, you can see cheeky puffins, while brown bears and lynx slink through the forests of Finland. In Poland, you might catch a glimpse of the last remaining European bison and off Portugal's Azores, you can have up close encounters with sperm whales and orcas.

How many vacation rentals are available around Europe?

Our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 941,676 vacation rentals around Europe. From 482,987 condo and apartment rentals to 85,492 villa rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Europe?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Europe are:

  • Portsmouth (PME-Portsmouth and Southsea Train Station): 1,618 vacation rentals
  • Beaune (XBV): 544 vacation rentals
  • Holyhead (HLY-Anglesey): 1,465 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.