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Your Definitive Guide to Truly Fabulous Places to Stay - Unique Boutique Luxury
Bed and Breakfasts, Dine and Sleep, Homestays and Wedding Venues
Catsheys | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The West Country | Devon & CornwallCatsheys | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The West Country | Devon & Cornwall
Il Battistero Siena | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | TuscanyIl Battistero Siena | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | Tuscany
Number 5ifty 8ight Tavistock | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The West Country | Devon & CornwallNumber 5ifty 8ight Tavistock | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The West Country | Devon & Cornwall
Easby Hall | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | Yorkshire & the Humber | Yorkshire DalesEasby Hall | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | Yorkshire & the Humber | Yorkshire Dales
Pinkney Court | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | CotswoldsPinkney Court | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | Cotswolds
Blaisdon House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | CotswoldsBlaisdon House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | Cotswolds
Villa L'Aimée | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | France | The South of France | Provence & the Côte d'AzurVilla L'Aimée | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | France | The South of France | Provence & the Côte d'Azur
Elinor Fettiplace at Pauntley Court | Exclusive Homestay | UK | The Midlands | CotswoldsElinor Fettiplace at Pauntley Court | Exclusive Homestay | UK | The Midlands | Cotswolds
Maison Lambot | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | France | The South of France | Provence & the Côte d'AzurMaison Lambot | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | France | The South of France | Provence & the Côte d'Azur
The Old Manor House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | CotswoldsThe Old Manor House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | Cotswolds
Casa Colleverde | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | LiguriaCasa Colleverde | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | Liguria
Dauntsey Park House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | CotswoldsDauntsey Park House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | Cotswolds
North Wing at Combermere Abbey | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | West MidlandsNorth Wing at Combermere Abbey | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | West Midlands
Pauntley Court | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | CotswoldsPauntley Court | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | Cotswolds
Fattoria San Martino | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | TuscanyFattoria San Martino | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | Tuscany
Nonsuch House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The West Country | Devon & CornwallNonsuch House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The West Country | Devon & Cornwall
Castello di Potentino | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | TuscanyCastello di Potentino | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | Tuscany
Trinity House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | CotswoldsTrinity House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | Cotswolds
Lemon House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | SicilyLemon House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | Sicily
Dolffanog Fawr | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | Wales | North WalesDolffanog Fawr | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | Wales | North Wales
Field End House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | CotswoldsField End House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | Cotswolds
The Coach House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | East MidlandsThe Coach House | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | East Midlands
B&B Old England | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | Lazio | RomeB&B Old England | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Italy | Lazio | Rome
The Old Post Office | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | CotswoldsThe Old Post Office | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | Cotswolds
Home Farm | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | CotswoldsHome Farm | Luxury Bed and Breakfast | UK | The Midlands | Cotswolds

Welcome to Quintessential Europe

Your Definitive Guide to Truly Fabulous Places to Stay - now offering instant booking

Our Quintessential Europe Members combine the ultimate in luxury and comfort, beautiful, often sumptuous, houses, spectacular settings and the most gracious of hosts. Quintessential Europe is also able to offer you exclusive access to some unique, private homes that have opened their doors to those discerning guests seeking the ultimate in luxury bed and breakfast, the most evocative, exclusive wedding venue or that special place to stay that may have been previously unimaginable, let alone attainable.

We have handpicked a collection of truly luxurious properties – breathtaking farmhouses in spectacular countryside, gorgeous country houses in serene surroundings, stylish and contemporary rural retreats set in private woodlands, stunning coastal properties, quintessential English cottages, chic, boutique homes in glorious countryside – where you will arrive as a guest and leave, relaxed and replenished, ready to return again and again.

Quintessential Europe has created a space where our fabulous places to stay can stand out from the crowd.  We will not compromise on quality, comfort and personality.  You will find not only the finest luxury bed and breakfast homes, boutique homestays, evocative wedding venues and sumptuous restaurants with rooms but also the wonderful places to explore from their doorsteps. The website aims to provide a very 21st Century experience. We want to offer our discerning guests the opportunity to discover some very special, sometimes exclusive, certainly unique, and always luxurious places to stay. We also want to inform our guests about what they can do in each of the beautiful parts of Europe where we have been fortunate enough to discover another gem for Quintessential Europe.

The interactive map describes the location of each of our Quintessential Europe Members and the icons describe what type of luxurious place to stay each icon represents.

New To Quintessential Europe

  • Fattoria San Martino, Tuscany
  • Il Battistero Siena, Tuscany
  • Castello di Potentino, Tuscany
  • Casa Colleverde, Liguria
  • Maison Lambot, Provence & the Côte d'Azur
  • Number 5ifty 8ight Tavistock, Devon & Cornwall
  • Lemon House, Sicily
  • Field End House, Cotswolds
  • Pinkney Court, Cotswolds
  • B&B Old England, Rome

Latest News

Dreamy New Destinations in Two of Tuscany's Most Beautiful Medieval Towns

We continue to bring you fabulous places to stay in two of Italy's dreamiest medieval towns, Siena and Montepulciano. [2nd May 2017 14:02:00]


Focus on Italy Spring 2017

This Spring newsletter is focused on Italy where we are slowly unearthing some of the most glorious places to stay. There are more to come, not only in Italy but also some stunning properties in the South of France. Keep an eye out. We certainly are. Our Quintessential Europe properties exude style, elegance, comfort and history. Here you can have a holiday of a lifetime and live the dream. Our hosts spare none of the comforts of 21st Century hospitality in each of these fabulous homes. [26th Apr 2017 15:04:00]


An Irresistible Winter Offer at the Much Acclaimed North Wing at Combermere Abbey

Become the Lord and Lady of the Abbey! Surround yourself with history, drink in the amazing views and ancient landscape and let our wonderful team treat you like royalty.  It will be a truly unforgettable experience, and one you can definite ... [19th Dec 2016 10:14:00]


Fabulous Review of the North Wing at Combermere Abbey

The Independent Online has published a fabulous review of the North Wing at Combermere Abbey. Way to go! ... [10th Dec 2016 11:13:00]


Fabulous Winter Offer at Glamorous and Deeply Cosy Easby Hall

With its elegant, nay, glamorous bedrooms, each with woodburning stove and lavish bathrooms, Easby Hall is one of our truly fabulous places to stay. Close to the bustling and historic town of Richmond, it gives  you access to North Yorkshire ... [1st Dec 2016 12:00:00]


Featured Regions

  • Central France & the Alps France
  • North East France France
  • The South of France France
  • The South West France
  • Western France France
  • Provence & the Côte d'Azur France
  • England UK
  • Scotland UK
  • Wales UK
  • East Anglia UK
  • Northumbria UK
  • The Midlands UK
  • The South East UK
  • The West Country UK
  • Yorkshire & the Humber UK
  • North Wales UK
  • Cotswolds UK
  • East Midlands UK
  • West Midlands UK
  • Downs & Channel Coast UK
  • Devon & Cornwall UK
  • Yorkshire Dales UK
  • Bruges and Western Flanders Belgium
  • Lazio Italy
  • Liguria Italy
  • Sicily Italy
  • Tuscany Italy
  • Veneto & Friuli Italy
  • Rome Italy