Lorraine self catering Apartments - take a trip off the beaten tourist track this year
Lorraine is not typically seen as a location in which to go on holiday, but it is only a matter of time before tourists discober that is is actually one of France's most attractive regions, with a delicious cuisine and fascinating culture that matches anything that can be found in the rest of the country. Lorraine lies between the French region of Alsace to the east, and Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg to its north. This has placed it in the path of much of Europe's conflict and war, especially during the 20th century, and there are plenty of monuments to this turbulent history which guests in Lorraine apartments can visit.
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One of the iconic locations of World War One's titanic struggle is found at Verdun, a place which resonates through history as the place where one of the most brutal and destructive battles of the war took place, with perhaps three-quarters of a million people killed. Interested in learning more about European history? Rent Athens Apartments and marvel at the crumbling Greek ruins, book Abruzzo/Molise Villas and lose yourself in amongst the charming towns and villages which dot this delightful central Italian region, choose Utena Apartments and discover history in the ancient castles, churches amd museums in the area. An especially beautiful village for any guests staying in Lorraine holiday rentals to visit is Rodemack, close to the border with Germany and Luxembourg. With its impressive fortifications, the village is often described as the 'Carcassonne of the North', and visitors can also take in the 12th century castle. An added bonus for summer visitors is the variety of medieval re-enactment festivals which take place during the warmer months of the year. If you are an architecture and history enthusiast looking for some more castles to admire and marvel at, look no further than Bavarian Forest Holiday Cottages.
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Another town for anyone staying in Lorraine holiday rentals to consider adding to their itinerary is Nancy. This town is centred on its 18th century town square, known as Place Stanislas, after an earlier duke of the region. A triumphal arch pays tribute to Louis XV, King of France, while the Neptune Fountain is a more artistic monument. The Musuem of Fine Art is also situated here. Elsewhere in the town, guests in Lorraine holiday rentals may also want to see the Basilica of Saint Epvre, with its stunning stained glass window displays. To the north of Nancy is Metz, another vibrant and interesting town. The construction of the cathedral here was first begun in the 13th century and completed in 1522. Metz railways station is also an interesting building with some unique decoration, while the contemporary art gallery Centre Pompidou-Metz is situated immediately adjacent to the station. The cuisine of the area is also excellent, especially when it comes to cheese and game produce. The food and drink is just the beginning though; this fine region is one of France's hidden gems.
What are the most popular accommodations in the area?
The most popular accommodation types in Lorraine are apartment rentals and chalet. With 2,258 accommodations in Lorraine, the perfect vacation home is only one click away.
How much does it cost to stay the night?
With Casamundo you can find rentals in Lorraine starting at €43 - On average, you will stay in a 100 m² (Chalet) or a 62 m² (Apartment rentals).
Do you offer pet-friendly apartment rentals in Lorraine?
If you are traveling with your pet, we have the perfect solution: Apartment rentals are the most pet-friendly accommodations in Lorraine. On average a pet-friendly rental costs €168 per night.
Do you offer accommodations for traveling with a group?
We can help you find accommodations in Lorraine for a group. On average, the apartment rentals has space for 4 guests.