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Holiday Homes on the Water: Unwind in Style

Satisfy your wanderlust with our charming holiday homes on the water. Wake up to the serene sound of waves and indulge in breathtaking sights. Our vacation homes offer a unique experience you won't find anywhere else.

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Waterfront Holiday Homes in The Netherlands

Experience a unique way of holidaying in The Netherlands by renting one of Belvilla's stunning waterfront holiday homes. From quaint fishing villages to bustling cities, you can enjoy the serenity of the water from your doorstep. Imagine waking up to the sound of gentle waves and the sight of colorful boats passing by.

Stay in the charming village of Giethoorn, the "Venice of The Netherlands," or the bustling port city of Rotterdam. No matter where you choose to stay, you will surely have an unforgettable experience.

Waterfront Holiday Homes in The Netherlands
Holiday Cottages in Belgium on the Water

Experience Belgium's stunning waterways with Belvilla's selection of holiday cottages on the water. Wake up to breathtaking views of peaceful rivers and tranquil lakes while enjoying all the comforts of home.

Explore the historic city of Bruges or discover the scenic beauty of Flanders Fields. Walk along the Ostend marina, or visit medieval castle ruins in Bouillon. There's something for everyone in Belgium, and staying in one of our waterfront holiday cottages is just the beginning.

Holiday Cottages in Belgium on the Water
Waterfront Vacation Rentals in Germany

Escape to Germany's beautiful countryside with Belvilla's selection of waterfront vacation rentals. Whether you're looking for a romantic retreat or a family getaway, our properties provide everything you need for an unforgettable stay.

Immerse yourself in nature as you relax on the deck while gazing at the serene waters. Explore picturesque villages or stroll through one of Germany's many nature reserves.

Our properties offer fully-equipped kitchens, comfortable living areas, and spacious bedrooms for a home-away-from-home experience. Choose from cozy cottages to spacious villas with unique charm and character.

Waterfront Vacation Rentals in Germany
Waterfront Holiday Homes in Spain, Italy, and France

Experience the Mediterranean lifestyle like never before with Belvilla's selection of waterfront holiday homes in Spain, Italy, and France. Relax on the terrace as you take in stunning views of the turquoise sea, or enjoy a refreshing swim just a few steps away from your doorstep.

Enjoy sunny beaches in the Costa del Sol, explore picturesque hilltop villages in Tuscany, or discover the French Riviera. No matter your location, staying in one of our waterfront holiday homes will make your vacation unforgettable.

Waterfront Holiday Homes in Italy
Frequently Asked Questions about Holiday Homes Near the Water
What is the best time to visit a holiday home by the water?

Belvilla's holiday homes on the water are perfect for summer vacations but also great all year round. The low season offers peaceful surroundings and lower prices.

What features make a luxury holiday cottage stand out from others?

Our luxury holiday cottages offer many special features that guarantee an unforgettable stay. Think of waterfront locations, private pools, hot tubs, saunas, or boat rentals.

What types of accommodations near the water does Belvilla offer in Italy and Spain?

We offer various options, from cozy apartments with sea views, spacious villas with swimming pools, and authentic farmhouses surrounded by nature to luxurious mansions directly at the beach.

What is the difference between a 'villa' and a 'cottage' regarding holiday homes on the water in France and Belgium?

In general, villas are larger and more luxurious than cottages. However, both can be found near the water in beautiful locations throughout France and Belgium.

How can I book a holiday home by the sea through Belvilla?

You can easily book your dream accommodation online using our convenient filters and search options.

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