This beautifully restored former convent in the heart of the mountains and the maquis of Corsica reminds us of why we keep going back to our island home. In this video, we take a tour with the property’s owner, Emmanuelle Picon. To find out more about Il Convento, click here.
From farm to table… Vacation properties with food for your body and soul. Fattoria San Martino. Montepulciano, Italy Culture Retreat. Algarve, Portugal Village Castigno. Assignan, France Tuscan Podere. Asciano, Italy Mountainside Hotel. Alvados, Portugal Nebesa. Livek, Slovenia Sao Lourenco Do Barrocal. Evora, Portugal Melody Farms. Peloponnese, Greece Eco-Groovy Hotel. Healdsburg, California For more vacation home rentals around the world, please browse our collection here.
The Greek island of Syros is an undiscovered gem rich in ancient and neoclassical architecture. Here, we’ve discovered two beautiful villas covered in handcrafted details. Our favorite? The nautical rope lamps. We did a little fishing and discovered two different approaches to their creation… Kokkina Villa’s rope-crocheted lamps were designed by Ilektra – the owner and […]
The lakes are calling and we must go. Relax… you will be on lake time. Explore our lakeside vacation rentals. Caragh Lake House. Kerry, Ireland Villa Civenna. Lake Como, Italy Glass Cabin. LaConner, Washington Caragh Lake House. Kerry, Ireland Anzan Loft. Lake Altitlan, Guatemala Hague Lake House. British Columbia, Canada Curly’s Cove. Bodega Bay, California Pointhouse B&B. British Columbia, Canada Titilaka. Puno, Peru Elisabeth Am See. Caputh, […]
You may follow the delightfully whimsical @cabinlove on Instagram (after all, 474k people do). It’s a feast of “cabin candy” – and as fellow cabineers, we really love its gorgeous pictures of little homes in all shapes and sizes, all over the world. But you may not know much about its creator. Allow us to introduce […]
If fine wines are your thing, then ‘travel by wine’ is what we recommend. Explore the perfect places from our collection. Villa Antico Olivo. Marche, Italy Follonico. Tuscany, Italy Maison Sur la Sorgue. Provence, France Villa Oliva. Umbria, Italy Tuscan Podere. Asciano, Italy Malatesta Maison. Marche, Italy Appartamento Annabella. Piemonte, Italy Casa Pousadouro. Douro Valley, Portugal Village Castigno. Assignan, France For more from our […]
The best museums are often the most intimate ones, tucked away in unexpected places and full of fascinating treasures. For the eighth article in our series about small personal museums around the world, we visit the island of Sicily and discover a couple of hidden gems. Herborarium Museum & Sicilian Tea Room Located in one […]
The color of summer… Red and blue. Anzan House. Lake Atitlan, Guatemala Maison de Nyons. Provence, France Paia Beach Cottage. Maui, Hawaii Vale do Lobo Villa. Algarve, Portugal Paxos Cliffside House. Paxos, Greece Magnolia Suite. Piedmont, Italy Caseta Morisca. Ibiza, Spain 12 Hofmeyr. Cape Town, South Africa Metafort. Provence, France
This series of articles was inspired by Orhan Pamuk’s curious little institution, the Museum of Innocence in Turkey. For the seventh article in the series, we visit small personal museums in America that the protagonist in his novel (of the same name) visits – including one of our favorites, the wildly unconventional and mysterious Museum of […]
Jaw-dropping properties. Designed by architects for chic nomads. Explore our collection of architectural vacation homes. Villa Vals. Vals, Switzerland Casa Solo Pezo. Aragon, Spain Villa 7 . Crete, Greece Minho River House. Northern Portugal Villa Yucatan. Merida, Mexico Curley’s Cove. Bodega Bay, California Magney House. Bingie, Australia City Penthouse. Tasmania, Australia The Graz Cube. Graz, Austria For more architectural vacation homes, please browse our collection here.
Restored to bring out the house’s traditional character and structural features, Vidovici 9 in the Island of Cres, Croatia, has an interesting mix of contemporary and provincial style. When the owners were cleaning the house before the construction, they found a pot hanger made by hand out of cast iron. This piece is a couple of hundred […]
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Introducing a new way to reward our members… BoutiqueHomes Marketplace Staying with BoutiqueHomes has always been rewarding. We handpick amazing properties we know you’ll love, and we never charge booking fees. But now we are adding one more benefit: a rewards program. Every time you stay with us, you’ll earn reward points. After your stay, you can […]