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Laid-back luxury in Portugal Take the hassle out of holidays with The Luxury Travel Book - Natasha Langan, MoneyWeek, 5th November 2022

The Luxury Travel Book team have taken the trouble to find out the best places to visit in the local area, from the top restaurants to local attractions. If you want a spa treatment, a yoga instructor, a personal chef, a chartered yacht, or even a private jet or helicopter charter, they’re there to book it for you. Beachside bliss: I stayed at Herdade da Comporta, a luxurious staffed holiday home south of Lisbon on the Troia peninsula, in Portugal. It boasts one of the last unspoiled beaches in Europe, with miles of white sand,
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The best South African villas for winter sun - Tempus, 21st November 2022

Few destinations can offer respite from the British rain quite like South Africa, with sunshine, sea breezes and world-class villas galore. South Africa offers an escape to warmer climes, and a chance to enjoy the sun-soaked sand and blue skies all year round. High-end villa specialist, The Luxury Travel Book has a whole host of stunning villas and apartments to rent in this fascinating country, be it in the city of Cape Town, near the V&A Waterfront or right by the beach in Clifton, Bakoven Bay, Camps Bay and Glen Beach for example.
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The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year! Our Top Christmas Destinations For 2022 - Elizabeth Jenkins-Smalley, The Executive Magazine

From its location at the heart of the Douro World Heritage Site, this luxury villa to rent in the Douro Valley is on an organic vineyard estate, which produces premium wine. It is situated on a high plateau on the banks of the Rio Torto, a tributary south of the Douro River. Over 100 years old, the villa has been recently renovated and offers the perfect relaxing retreat for a family or group of friends this Christmas. For Christmas, Rio Torto will have its very own Christmas tree, and Turkey ordered too.
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How to escape Clarkson’s crowd in the Cotswolds - Tom Goodenough, The Spectator, 2nd November 2022

It’s harder than ever to get away from it all in the Cotswolds ... The Guitings – Temple Guiting and Guiting Power – are the pick of the bunch. If you’re seeking honey-stone buildings, ancient churches, pubs without the pretentiousness and no crowds, you’d be hard pressed to find a better place to base yourself. The area is also rich in history: the temple in its name refers to the Knights Templar, which once had a base here.
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It's still summer in Sicily: the top island stays - Sean Newsom, The Times, 1st October 2022

From catwalk-cool villas to award-winning wineries, Sean Newsom has the Italian island’s choicest bases. Villa Letojanni, Letojanni - Think of this new seven-bedroom villa as your own private balcony above the Ionian Sea. From its sleek wooden pool deck, edged with date palms, the view is straight down onto the small poshed-up fishing village of Letojanni, with Taormina and its Greek theatre to the south and mainland Calabria just across the Straits of Messina.
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Enjoy The Last Of The Summer With These Luxury Escapes - The Executive Magazine, 19th August 2022

With the summer season drawing to a close, The Executive Explorer looks at stunning villa rentals and premium city apartments in the world’s most desirable destinations from The Luxury Travel Book. If you’re still searching for a last minute luxury summer getaway, The Luxury Travel Book are offering breaks in a range of stunning rental properties. From expansive villas in Greece to boutique apartments in Italy, there’s something for everyone.
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Stay in a palace in Positano - Time & Leisure magazine, August 2022

LUXURY HOTSPOTS: From party vibes to family fun, here’s our pick of the chic retreats that should be on your radar…. One of the most stunning spots on Italy’s Amalfi Coast, there are turquoise waters on one side, dramatic mountains on the other. Wander the twisting streets before dining in one of the fabulous restaurants. Rent the Baroque style Palazzo Santa Croce, which has views over the town, and has been wonderfully restored
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The perfect picnic spots from Scotland to Antarctica - Tempus, 20th July 2022

Villa Subtilia, Umbria, Italy - As well as a peaceful location, guests at the luxury holiday villa rental will be able to enjoy a wide range of local experiences. A concierge team is available to arrange everything from in-villa spa services, cooking lessons, wine tastings, truffle-hunting excursions, day trips to nearby hill towns and biking trips! What’s more, the team can organise the most spectacular picnics for guests to enjoy on their excursions.
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Win a three-night escape to Seville worth £1,200 - Luxury Lifestyle Magazine, 22nd June 2022

The Luxury Travel Book, a select collection of private apartments and villas to rent in beautiful destinations, is offering readers the chance to win a 3 night stay for 2 people in one of Spain’s most vibrant cities – including return flights from the UK. Our winner and their guest will be put up in style at the sunlight-filled Giralda 1, a chic, contemporary self-catering apartment in the historical centre of Seville. It’s the perfect base from which to explore the Andalusian capital and its great food and drink.
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Scenic hotel tennis courts to get you in the mood for Wimbledon, - Tempus, 27th June 2022

With the All England Club's iconic Championships now underway, will you be inspired to dust off your racket? Villa Bellevue, Côte d'Azur - has a swimming pool, a beautiful tennis court and a boules court. Villa Paralia, Porto Heli - has a tennis court and large salt-water pool with stunning sea views. Temple Guiting Manor, The Cotswolds - has an all-weather astro-turf tennis court, ... a hot tub, a Weber charcoal barbecue, and a private lake.
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Villas to Thrill - Woman's Weekly, 26th May 2022

Get a taste of island life on Naxos, with your base at Villa Orkos in the south-west. Built from white stone and decorated in minimalist, yet comfortable, Greek style, it is close to Orkos beach....a large veranda on the ground floor overlooks the pool...while the first- and second-floor terraces provide magical sea views. If you’re looking for nightlife, the main port and town are just 15 minutes away.
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10 amazing car-free holidays in Europe - The Telegraph, 13th June 2022

Hydra View, Hydra, Greece - offers some excellent vistas out to sea and is only a 15 minute walk from the harbour. Villa Dubrovnik, Dubrovnik, Croatia - with no motorised vehicles allowed inside the walls in its Old Town, Dubrovnik is a great location for a car-free break. Villa Roma, Amalfi coast, Italy - a 5 minute walk outside the former fishing village of Praiano.
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Five amazing self-catering stays in the UK - Out and about: Best for Special Occasions with a large gang by Stella Magazine writers. The Telegraph, 3rd June 2022

Guests can. settle by the fire in the drawing room, with its exquisite hand-painted wallpaper, or go all out and open up the orangery for dancing…. There’s an outdoor pool moments from the door, a lake, on which you can row a boat…. Further afield the chic Suffolk towns of Southwold and Aldeburgh are both just a 20 minute drive away.
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50 best places to stay in Britain for a fabulous mini-break It’s time to escape to the country or coast with Susan d’Arcy and Richard Mellor’s definitive guide to where to go - The Times, 4th June 2022

Lulworth Cove, West Lulworth, Dorset: This fabulous house is within walking distance of both Lulworth, with its alluring shingle beach and the mesmerising arch of Durdle Door…. You can take in the Jurassic Coast from the dining room, the copper-topped bar, the living room with its open log fire and the chef-style kitchen. There’s an indoor heated saline pool and terraces for G&T sunsets.
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The best Mallorca hotels to visit in 2022, from Palma to Cala d'Or - Glamour Magazine, 27th May 2022

The Luxury Travel Book offers plenty of stunning villa rentals all over the Balearics. If you want to experience Mallorca like a local, find a villa that you can call your home away from home. We like the newly-built Villa Bonaire in Alcudia, which is the perfect luxury rental for a family or big group. Bonus points because it looks like it could be the setting for the next big suspense drama on the BBC.
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The most romantic villas for couples, from Italy to Corfu - DUK News, 19th May 2022

For a place to stay almost bang on the Amalfi Coast, La Torre di Positano fits the bill. In a 13th Century watchtower looking out to sea, its circular main room houses a king-size four poster. A separate kitchenette and sitting room are in an annexe, linked to the tower by a large terrace with panoramic sea views. One of five rental properties in gardens full of olive and lemon trees, it shares a small pool cut into the hillside.
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Holidays: Just the Two of Us - The Mail on Sunday, 15th May 2022

Italian Hideaways and a Heavenly Surprise: For a place to stay almost bang on the Amalfi Coast, La Torre di Positano fits the bill. In a 13th century watchtower looking out to sea, its circular main room houses a king-size four poster. A separate kitchenette and living room are in an annexe, linked to the tower by a large terrace with panoramic sea views.
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Perfect Villas for a Greek Island Wedding - To Have & to Hold, 13th May 2022

The Luxury Travel Book has a choice of beautiful luxury villas to rent in Greece, and throughout Europe, some boast a chapel within the grounds, and some offer large terraces with sensational views of the sea and romantic sunsets! Whether you’re seeking a Greek island holiday rental for a honeymoon couple, a family group, or a larger wedding party, here are nine of the best villas for Greek island nuptials.
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Sun & Sea in Santorini, To Have & to Hold - 2nd May 2022

With romantic sunsets, stunning beaches and clear blue sea, there is no doubt that the Greek island of Santorini offers some of the world’s most perfect locations for a stunning, picturesque small family wedding, civil partnership or a , larger, more elaborate event....The Luxury Travel Book has a choice of beautiful luxury villas to rent in Greece, and throughout Europe,
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The best no-drive villa holidays, The Times and Sunday Times - 1st May, 2022

Villa Hvar is in the heart of the action in the historical core of its main town, just 20m from the waterfront, with history, culture, restaurants and bars at every turn. The house itself is fundamentally medieval, with baroque and gothic sections, and a heated pool that can transform from indoor to outdoor thanks to moveable walls. Also mentioned in the Sunday Times: both articles by Andrew Eames.
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25 of the Best Villas in Provence, The Times - 23rd April 2022

Villa Charles Gounod, Saint Rémy de Provence: If you’re staying in the Luberon town that epitomises sophisticated art de vivre, it makes sense to do it in style. With antiques and gilded murals inside plus a pool and a table beneath a wisteria-hung pergola in mature gardens, this four-bed is quite the glamorous stay.
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Ignore the middle-class naysayers – fly-and-flop holidays have never been better, The Telegraph - 15th April 2022

One growing trend among villa companies is to offer services for guests, combining a benefit of a hotel stay with the pros of a villa holiday ... High-end companies such as the Luxury Travel Book ... have an anything-is-possible approach to arranging special, one-off experiences for their guests – with levels of personal service which could rival any hotel concierge.
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Take a dip, Stay the night: the wild(ish) swimming guide, The Times - 9th April 2022

Bowmoor Landing, Lechlade on Thames, Cotswolds. From a four-bedroom lakeside cottage in the Cotswolds, with a private pontoon, to a luxury hotel …these are the top destinations for a wild break.
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The SL Guide To Comporta: Portugal’s Hidden Gem, Sheer Luxe - 7th April 2022

Just 90 minutes outside Portugal’s capital, this old fishing village offers secluded golden beaches, excellent restaurants and relaxed beach clubs,. The Luxury Travel Book has stunning villas and beach houses to choose from – including Pego Paradise which sleeps up to 14.
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Why you should visit Sri Lanka in 2022, Tempus - 5th April 2022

It goes without saying that Sri Lanka has long been considered one of the best travel destinations in the world....The Luxury Travel Book, villa rental specialists offers an incredible selection of villas on the south coast beaches of Sri Lanka.... each with a highly individual style.
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Wedded Bliss, Mayfair Times - April 2022

GREEK CHIC Villa Skaros, Santorini: Take in some of the most famous sunsets on Earth at this luxury villa in Imerovigli, Santorini, with spectacular views over Skaros Rock and the Caldera from the sun terraces and private pool.
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Fabric Magazine: Meet the locals, Queens Park - April 2022

Freddie Marquis, Director, The Luxury Travel Book On a typical day I wake up early and take Bobbie, our Border Terrier Jack Russell cross for a long walk in Queen’s Park. I like to grab a flat white from The Park Café while I’m there....
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The hottest things to do in Italy, from a Puglian palazzo to the return of the Venice Biennale, I-travel - 1st April 2022

Luccan lounging: Lucca is one of the most charming of Tuscany’s medieval towns. The Luxury Travel Book has recently introduced Via San Giorgio, a chic, self-catering two-bedroom apartment in a building dating from the 16th century set within its ancient walls.
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Europe's best villas for hosting an elegant party, Tempus - 25th March 2022

With many missed celebrations over the last couple of years.... The Luxury Travel Book has compiled a portfolio of beautiful European villas, with enough room for all the family and friends. The villas in Tuscany, Mallorca, Comporta, Corfu, Lake Como and Cote d’Azur provide the ultimate celebration holiday venue for 2022.
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Midlifers on tour: why now is the time to holiday with friends again, The Telegraph - 11th March 2022

Villa rental company Luxury Travel Book has added the most gorgeous restored finca, Can Felanitx, to its collection in Mallorca. The green-shuttered ochre-stone house is set in gardens of fig, orange and pomegranate trees, with a pool, covered dining terrace and barbecue.
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The best villas in Mallorca: 10 houses for an island getaway, Condé Nast Traveller - 6th March 2022

Palma Bellavista: Once a stately manor from the 1920s, built in a Cuban Art Deco style…the couple who now own this property...have preserved the old world feel of the original home, with features such as its colonial-style balconies, majestic marble staircase, and colourful, mosaic tiles in the flooring.
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The 30 best European villas for summer, The Times - 5th March 2022

Villa Furore, Amalfi Coast: 'It ain’t cheap, but what do you expect from a grand 16th-century house with an original watchtower, a salt-water infinity pool overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea and all meals cooked by a private chef?'
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6 Destinations for a literary-inspired Getaway, PORTER magazine - 1st March 2022

Vlychos Beach on the Greek isle of Hydra is the perfect spot for a breathtaking view of the Aegean; while Villa Chora has to be one of the most beguiling places on the island to bed down…
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Top picks for luxury holidays in Italy in 2022. Citywealth - 22 February 2022

With families, couples and solo travellers aiming at discovering spectacular cities, ancient ruins, wonderful museums, great beaches, breath-taking natural scenery and fantastic food and wine, recommendations from The Luxury Travel Book can be helpful to choose the perfect destination.
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Hidden Gems, Oka Magazine - 14 February 2022

Forget Honeymoon Hotspots and buzzing beach clubs – the best of Greece is found beyond the well-trodden paths says Kate Lough. Bed down at the castle-like Villa Chora, which has incredible views from its hilltop position and is only a (very steep admittedly!) 15 minute walk to the town’s cosmopolitan action.
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The 30 best self-catering stays in France – The Times, 20 January 2022

Quai d’Anjou III, Paris: You can of course self-cater in the capital, and you will want this Île de la Cité stay for pure Parisian romance. Think breakfasts on the Seine-side balcony reached through French windows; palatial glamour in parquet floors and foxed-glass mirrors and a marble bathroom; Notre-Dame and the Left Bank ten minutes away on foot.
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New Travel Views - The Telegraph, 8 January 2022

Changes to testing requirements will give holidaymakers a huge sense of optimism – and a greater confidence to book – says Nick Trend. The Luxury Travel Book’s mentioned villa is Pego Paradise in Comporta, on ‘Portugal’s untamed coast’ New pool villa, Pego Paradise has 5 bedrooms, with private terraces, and sleeps 14.
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If not now, when? - The Telegraph, 8 January 2022

If not now, when? It’s the news we’ve been waiting for! As travel rules are relaxed, it’s time for you and your loved ones to have that long awaited adventure, says Fiona Duncan – plus plenty of amazing holidays to book now. The Luxury Travel Book’s mentioned villa is Villa Ischia, on the island of Ischia, just a short boat ride from the Amalfi coast.
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The luxury travel trends you need to know about for 2022 - The Times, 7 December 2021

Luxx travel editor Lisa Grainger reveals her luxury trend predictions for the year ahead and shares the best companies to turn to when the world opens up. If it’s a domestic, cosy feel you seek ... all can arrange staff and organising — whether that’s someone just to fill a fridge or a gang to hang up the disco ball, shake the martinis and get the party rolling.
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Travel: three cosy UK rural retreats for the winter - Money Week, 17 December 2021

Start the new year with a trip to the Lake District. The Great Barn on Ullswater enjoys stunning views over the lake and surrounding mountains in one of the most beautiful parts of the country. Together with the main house, Waternook, The Great Barn sits on 27 acres of private grounds, with half a mile of lake frontage.
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Inspiration for a European City break from The Luxury Travel Book - Citywealth, 4th October 2021

Fancy a European city break in a stunning apartment with a prime central location? Susie Marquis, Founder of The Luxury Travel Book, the city apartment and villa rental experts, with an enviable portfolio of properties shares her top recommendations for European city breaks in Paris, Venice, Seville, Rome and Florence.
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The World’s Most Amazing Pools – Cape Town, Crete, Ibiza, Santorini and More!, 26 November 2021

The stunning and unique villas featured in this article in Viestra magazine, all have amazing swimming pools, and include The Luxury Travel Book's Lion's Head in Cape Town, Villa San Miguel in Ibiza, Villa Contingnano in Tuscany and Captain's House in Santorini.
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Lisbon Christmas Markets - Aspire Essex, 24 November 2021

Inspired by London’s Winter Wonderland, Parque Eduardo VII Market takes place from 30 Nov – 5 Jan. ... in addition to the market stalls, there is an ice rink and a giant ferris wheel. If you are looking for a luxurious place to stay, try Rua Camara Pestana 1V which has easy access to the market.
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Best Villas in Tuscany - The Times, 29 October 2021

Il Frantoio, Lucca. The villa itself was originally an olive press, while the grounds are home to shared tennis, football and volleyball courts as well as a floodlit pool. If you fancy getting hitched in Tuscany, then you’re also in luck. On the grounds is a private chapel.
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Best Villas in Mykonos - The Times, 15 September 2021

Villa Helios - Cycladic style meets airy interiors in this visually arresting villa. Steps away from Agios Sostis Beach — one of the island’s finest — it’s all whitewashed cubes, wood and stone floors, pared-back decor and expansive terraces. Sea views are a given from the various verandas and of course from the good-sized pool.
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The 20 Best Party Houses in the UK, - The Times, 2nd July 2021

Friends or family reuniting at Henry;s Townhouse, the one-time Marylebone home of Jane Austen's favourite brother, have the pick of London's nearby tourist attractions, but it may be hard to prise your party away from this four storey seven bedroom Georgian masterpiece.
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Coastal Croatia: How to spend a week in Split and Hvar - both Evening Standard London and Yahoo News

For a more private affair, The Luxury Travel Book manage a portfolio of high-end traditional and modern villas and apartments across the island. Get a taste of 15th-century living in a Baroque-style home with a pool, sauna and a wine cellar or relax the Mediterranean way in a secluded home with direct access to the Adriatic sea.
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Find Paradise in Portugal - Aspire Essex Magazine, 11th October 2021

The Algarve in Portugal is a popular destination for holidays, partly due to the variety of luxurious villa accommodation on offer. Villa Hibiscus caught our eye with its stylish terrace and stunning beachside views...situated just steps from idyllic Galé Beach, one of the region's longest stretches of coast, and bordering the Salgado Nature Reserve.
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For Mediterranean Chic - TTG, 6 September 2021

A luxurious wedding option is to hire out a private villa … Luxury five bedroom villa Lopud 1483, located on the island of Lopud in Croatia, not far from Dubrovnik, is a stylish choice for couples seeking an intimate wedding in a secluded location. TTG,
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48 Hours in Mallorca - CITIZEN FEMME, 3rd September 2021

To experience Mallorca like a local, find a villa that you can call your home away from home. The Luxury Travel Book offers an impressive portfolio of villas all over the Balearics, and the Villa Sant Jordi will certainly exceed your self-catering expectations.... so you can enjoy the services of a hotel with the privacy of your own villa.
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Rural Retreats: Idyllic Spots in Europe's Quieter Corners - THE TIMES, 23rd August 2021

Villa de Olivos, Mallorca: 2 kms from Soller ... a sprawling 50 acre, one-time olive farm ... with a staggering backdrop of the Tramuntana mountains. Finca Llubi, Mallorca: With nearly 10 acres of land wiith orchards and vegetable garden ...this villa is the epitome of barefoot Mallorcan luxury.
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Island Escapes To Plan Ahead For In 2022, Tagomago Private Island - THE EXECUTIVE MAGAZINE, 18th August 2021

This beautiful and unique villa is situated on its very own private island just 900m from the north-east coast of Ibiza. In a stunning natural environment, guests of Tagomago will enjoy total privacy as well as breath-taking sunrises and sunsets.
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Dream Escapes - Brac Island, Croatia - HELLO Magazine, 17th August 2021

Offering turquoise bays, pine-dotted cliffs and a sophisticated air, this Croatian isle is a glorious summertime playground. With serene rustic-chic interiors and direct access to the Adriatic from the swimming platform, Villa Sumartin 2 is a superb expression of style on Brac's eastern edge.
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Why Croatia should be your next luxury green-list travel destination - HOUSE OF COCO, 8th May 2021

Croatia is on the UK’s elusive green list and is a travel destination unlike anything else in the world. Croatia is a blend of Central European and Mediterranean culture, offering endless coastlines, beautifully-mild weather, plenty of history and some excellent cuisine too.
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Meet The Luxury Travel Expert: Susie Marquis, Founder Of The Luxury Travel Book - LUXURY LIFESTYLE MAGAZINE, 22 July 2021

Luxury Lifestyle Magazine writer Ina Yulo Stuve speaks with Marquis to learn more about running a family business, how she’s tackled the challenges from the past year, and the unique properties she and her sons discovered whilst they were all stranded in different countries.
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Top Italian & Greek Villas To Book For Summer Getaways - THE GOOD WEB GUIDE, 16th July 2021

The Luxury Travel Book are experts when it comes to summer vacations. See our pick of top Italian and Greek villas to book now. For many, the call of sunlit days and cool evenings in the Mediterranean is too hard to resist after months of being holed up at home.
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20% off a week in this Mykonos villa in July, August and September for Spectator Club members - THE SPECTATOR, 13 July 2021

Windmill View is fabulously located within walking distance of Mykonos town, as well as a charming beach. It offers exceptional architecture and design, atmosphere and service. The villa has breathtaking picture-postcard views of the traditional whitewashed town, the sunset, the harbour and the famous windmills.
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20 Places in Britain to throw a Gatsby-worthy house party - THE TELEGRAPH, 11 July 2021

A relaxation in the rules, enabling larger groups to reunite, makes now the perfect time to plan a big house party, with family or friends. Another Cotswold stone beauty, this luxurious house is a very smart barn conversion on the Temple Guiting estate,
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The Best Villas in Ibiza and Formentera: Tagomago Private Island, Ibiza - CONDE NAST TRAVELLER, 29 June 2021

This sleek and contemporary villa is completely isolated on its own private island, located about half a mile from the north-east coast of Ibiza, and each room has views over the surrounding waters.
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46 of the Best Holiday Cottages in the UK - CONDE NAST TRAVELLER, 15 June2021

Temple Guiting Manor, The Cotswolds - This 13th-century Grade I-listed hideout is one of the finest Tudor houses in the whole of the Cotswolds – yet with the very latest of home comforts.
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The most luxurious villas for hire in Europe - TEMPUS MAGAZIINE, 27 May 2021

So for those looking to put the past behind them and go for some straightforward, all-out luxury this summer, Tempus has teamed up with The Luxury Travel Book to bring you the most exclusive, extraordinary villas in Europe.
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Portugal summer travel tips: hotels and experiences you should book - THE WEEK, 13 May 2021

From 17 May travel restrictions from England will be eased and destinations such as the Algarve, Lisbon and Porto are now in demand. Here we pick out some of the best hotels and experiences on offer in Portugal.
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Are these the most luxurious villas in the world? - THE TIMES, 9 May 2021

Herdade da Comporta Villa, Portugal. Comporta is one of Europe’s chicest coastlines, a wide-sand magnet for stealth-wealth travellers, and this boho complex epitomises its carefree élan.
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Portugal 'should be on green list for holidays from May 17 -THIS IS MONEY, 28 April 2021

There is speculation the popular destination will make the 'green' category ....Travel consultant Paul Charles said the country was looking a real prospect as it has 'no variants, low infection rate, increasing vaccination rollout and good genomic sequencing'.
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Covid passports for holidays to US, France, Italy and Germany 'could be in place by June' - DAILY MAIL, 28 April 2021

Covid passports for holidays to US, France, Italy and Germany 'could be in place by June' – as Spain throws open its beaches and Greece 'will allow Brits to show handwritten NHS cards as proof of jab'
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Escape to Nature with these 5 Sustainable UK Properties - LUXURY LIFESTYLE MAGAZINE, 9 April 2021

While sustainability was once a fringe tropic in the luxury travel sphere, it has now become an increasingly important requirement for the modern-day luxury traveller. Hex Cottage, The Wilderness, Suffolk
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The Most Luxurious Villas in Europe - TEMPUS MAGAZINE, 7 April 2021

For those looking for some straightforward, all-out luxury this summer, Tempus has teamed up with The Luxury Travel Book to bring you the five most exclusive, extraordinary villas in Europe.
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Luxury Rentals with a Personal Approach - CITY WEALTH MAGAZINE, March 22 2021

The Luxury Travel Book’s portfolio contains over 1,200 rental properties worldwide ... Guests are provided with a concierge level of service, assisting with private jet travel, bespoke itineraries, and fully-serviced stays.
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Paxos, Greece - COUNTRY LIFE, March 24 2021

We don’t know how, but there’s still availability at Villa Dionysus, a design-led home on the Ionian island of Paxos. Suitable for families with older children (Dionysus was the Ancient Greek God of wine, after all).
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The Best Holiday Rental Companies in the UK - CONDE NAST TRAVELLER, March 16 2021

Family-run rental company The Luxury Travel Book looks after homestays all over the world, from trulli in Puglia to fincas in Mallorca. But it also has 110 UK properties on its books.
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11 Exquisite UK Holiday Homes still available to rent from April 12 - THE TELEGRAPH, 4 March 2021

Situated on the Temple Guiting Estate, the house has a private patio garden with hot tub, as well as shared facilities , including an outdoor heated pool and astro-turf tennis court.
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The Good Place: Thrilling Villas - BA HIGH LIFE, March 2018

Listen to the sails of your windmill creak in the breeze while you laze by the bean-shaped swimming pool and enjoy Santorini at its quirkiest.

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Portugal 2018: In the Algarve - THE SUNDAY TIMES, February 2018

From hilltop retreats to luxury quintas, here are 15 stylish hideaways still available to book this year. By Jeremy Lazell Luxury for All: Quinta das Oliveiras

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Running away: the paths of the gods on the Amalfi coast - THE GUARDIAN, January 2018

The Amalfi coast is stunning - and hotels and restaurants in the area can have prices to match, particularly in high season. So the best option, particularly for a group or a family, is to hire a villa.

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Food for Thought - THE CHESHIRE MAGAZINE, December 2017

With more than 80 villa estates to rent in Tuscany, The Luxury Travel Book has got your Italian retreat covered with its new series of food and wine tours.

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An Elegant E-cache of Holiday Rentals - THE FINANCIAL TIMES: TRAVEL UNRAVELLED, October 2017

'We only work with destinations we love visiting ourselves' says Susie Marquis, founder of The Luxury Travel Book, a website dedicated to high-end city rentals, providing very local experiences.

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Food for Thought - KENSINGTON & CHELSEA MAGAZINE, November 2017

With more than 80 villa estates to rent in Tuscany, The Luxury Travel Book has got your Italian retreat covered with its new series of food and wine tours.

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The 2017 Venice Biennale and a Palazzo Apartment - THE NATIONAL, UAE, September 2017

Close to the famous Cipriani hotel, La Residenza, a 16th century palazzo, has 1 and 2 bedroom serviced apartments offering huge rooms, frescoed walls, antique furnishings, and a large private garden in Venice.

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Win a Life Changing Holiday - DAILY TELEGRAPH ULTRA TRAVEL, September 2017

2017 Silent Auction for one of 30 luxury trips for Children in Crisis: Three nights at one of The Luxury Travel Book’s rental properties in Paris.

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Holiday and Travel Offers - THE GOOD WEB GUIDE, September 2017

Ca’Nova 3 is one of three beautiful, newly renovated apartments in Venice, situated in a 17th Century Palazzo, at the mouth of the Grand Canal.

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101 Honeymoon Ideas - WEDDING IDEAS, September 2017

The exceptional Star View villa to rent in Oia has cosy and comfortable interiors, and benefits from a private terrace on an upper level, with breath taking views of the Aegean.

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The World's Most Amazing Pools - VIESTRA MAGAZINE, September 2017

The Luxury Travel Book, Lion’s Head, Cape Town. This spectacular villa sits in an equally spectacular location at Clifton beach, adjacent to the Lions Head nature reserve.

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Yoga Instruction in your private villa - GROUP LEISURE & TRAVEL MAGAZINE, September 2017

Villa rental company, The Luxury Travel Book, has introduced yoga instruction to a select number of its European properties.

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Uncover the 'Treasures of Tuscany' with The Luxury Travel Book's New Food and Wine Tours - THE ARTS SHELF, August 2017

The Luxury Travel Book – a carefully-curated collection of privately owned, new and historic properties available to rent – has now launched a selection of exquisite gastronomic experiences in a number of its Tuscan estates.

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C'est la Vie - EQUITY MAGAZINE, July 2017

The Luxury Travel Book is now offering its third instalment of ‘Behind the Scenes’ Concierge service, set to launch in Paris this summer.

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Family Holidays: The Reign of Spain - TRAVEL WEEKLY, May 2017

Villa rental company The Luxury Travel Book has spotted a trend toward family city breaks. “We have noticed an increase in family enquiries to Spain, mainly to our city apartments in Barcelona, Madrid and Seville.

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Where to Rent the Poshest Holiday Homes this Summer - TATLER, May 2017

The Luxury Travel Book: Family-run, with everything from castles and windmills to palazzos and houseboats.

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30% off a 7 night stay at an Apartment in Paris - TRAVEL & LEISURE, July 2017

An exclusive operation vacation offer for T & L readers: Paris: 30% off a 3-bedroom triplex from Luxury Travel Book, a collection of stylish villas and apartments with access to concierge services.

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European Summer Festivals - TRAVEL WRITERS' ALLIANCE BULLETIN, July 2017

Rock en Seine Festival, Paris, 25 - 27 August 2017 The Luxury Travel Book has over 140 properties in the capital, including Pont Royal, 7e, close to the St Germain des Prés and the Musée d'Orsay.

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A swoon-worthy e-cache of Holiday Rentals - FINANCIAL TIMES: How to Spend it, July 2017

The Luxury Travel Book curates a stellar selection of city and villa getaways.

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Discover Rome’s Culinary Heritage this Summer - GREEN PEBBLES MAGAZINE, May 2017

Following on from the success of their Venetian tours, the range of cookery classes and food tours in Rome are sure to delight Italophiles and foodies alike.

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Go Off the Beaten Track in Paris with The Luxury Travel Book - THE ARTS SHELF, June 2017

Following the success of their ‘Behind the Scenes’ tours in Venice and Rome, this latest service will allow guests to discover charming corners of the French capital.

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Wedding Venue Consultation Service - TO HAVE AND TO HOLD, SCOTLAND - April 2017

The Luxury Travel Book, a carefully curated collection of privately owned, new and historic properties, is proud to introduce its new Wedding Venue Consultation Service.

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Cool Croatia: top places to stay - THE TIMES, May 2017

Villa Hvar: This luxury villa in the centre of the ancient town of Hvar... the highlight is a lovely courtyard garden, perfect for alfresco dining, with a little pool.

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Hire a luxury villa for your destination wedding with The Luxury Travel Book - LOVE OUR WEDDING MAG, March 2017

If you’re on the lookout for a truly stunning destination wedding venue, then The Luxury Travel Book can help, thanks to their new consultation service…

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9 Romantic Honeymoon Destinations brought to you by The Luxury Travel Book - BRIDEBOOK, March 2017

The Luxury Travel Book share with us their favourite honeymoon destinations. Feast your eyes below!

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Exploring Cape Town - FLEUR DE FORCE, March 2017

If you’re planning a holiday, I’d definitely recommend taking a look as it worked out cheaper than staying in the nicer hotels in the area, and was undoubtedly more private.

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Paris Getaways - THE GOOD WEB GUIDE, March 2017

Springtime is the perfect time to visit Paris: be charmed by The Luxury Travel Book's selection of centrally located apartments, complete with Parisian themed offer.

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Venice for Foodies - SAINSBURY MAGAZINE, March 2017

Venice is a magical place ... but finding a decent meal is often a challenge. Now the Luxury Travel Book has come to the rescue with its 'hidden gem' food tours.

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Put them on Speed Dial - TATLER, March 2017

The Luxury Travel Book with everything from castles and windmills to palazzos and houseboats

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The Luxury Travel Book launches Wedding Venue Consultation Service - INCENTIVE TRAVEL, March 2017

The Luxury Travel Book launches wedding venue consultation service. The new service will perfectly pair Bride and Grooms to be with the Wedding Destination of their Dreams

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Sun Salutations in Santorini - IRISH TATLER, March 2017

Villa Eros is a private villa, overlooking the caldera, with huge outdoor space complete with pool, jacuzzi and a terrace, perfect for morning sun salutations

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Fantastic Views in Dubrovnik - MONEYWEEK, March 2017

Three of the Best Villas. “It’ll cost you, but, blimey, the views” are worth it, says Jeremy Lazell in The Sunday Times. Dubrovnik Harbour has a pool with great views over the old town and sea.

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Fleur De Vlog - FLEUR DE FORCE, March 2017

I would highly recommend using The Luxury Travel Book as we found it very hard to find good accommodation elsewhere, and the service was brilliant.

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Europe's 50 Best Villas - THE SUNDAY TIMES, February 2017

At Quinta das Oliveiras, kids will love the cinema and games room, parents will love having two meals a day cooked by the chef. Dubrovnik Harbour has a gym and terraces.

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Hvar Good Time - ABSOLUTELY LONDON, February 2017

Nothing beats a week spent in jewel of Croatia's Dalmatian Coast. The Luxury Travel Book have properties throughout Europe as well as Morocco and Sri Lanka, all of the highest standard.

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10 Jaw Dropping Wedding Destinations - BRIDEBOOK, February 2017

Here at Bridebook we were lucky enough to meet with travel experts, ‘The Luxury Travel Book‘, who gave us an insight in to their top 10 favourite places in the world to get hitched.

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For the height of luxury, take a peek inside this ski chalet in southeast France. - SUNDAY EXPRESS MAGAZINE January 2017

The 4-bedroom Chalet Savoyard is nestled in the peaceful hamlet of Villarabout in the French Alps. There are deep balconies for enjoying the pristine Alpine air and majestic views.

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Behind-the-scenes Venice - THE TIMES, January 2017

There is no better way to explore Venice - or taste its food - than in the company of a local, and three new personalised, gastronomic tours from the Luxury Travel Book offer exactly that.

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Visiting Venice - FOUR MAGAZINE, January 2017

Venice-bound travellers concerned by stories of tourist-trap restaurants and overpriced, mediocre fare can breathe a sigh of relief with the arrival of The Luxury Travel Book’s new hidden gem food tours.

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Marry Abroad in Style - WEDDING IDEAS MAGAZINE, January 2017

The most exclusive locations to pick: Villa Arcachon, Bordeaux. Megalochori Caldera, Santorini La Residenza of Masseria Pettolecchia, Puglia

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Experience Venice like a Venetian with The Luxury Travel Book’s New Behind The Scenes Food Tours - THE ARTS SHELF, November 2016

Venice-bound travellers concerned by stories of tourist-trap restaurants and overpriced, mediocre fare can breathe a sigh of relief with the arrival of The Luxury Travel Book’s new hidden gem food tours.

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The Luxury Travel Book's Greek Finds - THE GOOD WEB GUIDE, November 2016

Founder, Susie Marquis writes, "Following a recent trip to the Greek Islands, we have come back fired with enthusiasm for Greece as one of our top holiday destinations for next summer!"

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Following Lizzie and Philip Deignan’s stay in Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa - OK MAGAZINE, November 2016

Then it was on to Cape Town where they were blown away by The Luxury Travel Book's Bakoven Penthouse with its ocean views.

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Diamonds in the Rough - IN LONDON MAGAZINE, October 2016

“What really sets Tuscany apart from the rest of Italy in terms of truffles is the variety,” explains Susie Marquis, industry expert and founder of TheLuxuryTravelBook.com....

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Lot 10: A three-night stay in an apartment in Seville - THE TELEGRAPH, September 2016

Ultratravel 2016 Silent Auction: bid for a life-changing holiday. Lot 10: A three-night stay in an apartment in Seville. Donated by The Luxury Travel Book.

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Where to Stay during Fashion Week - MI BUSINESS MAG, September 2016

Some ideas of where to stay in London and Paris during Fashion Weeks this month.

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Fresh Picks | King of the castle - FOUR MAGAZINE, August 2016

Steeped in history, Castello Fiorentino’s origins date back to the 13th century... Castello Granduca has been the residence of many Tuscan Grand Dukes.

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Villa Fiesole, Tuscany - GENTLEMAN'S JOURNAL, August 2016

Forty-five minutes outside of Florence sits this glorious villa, which is the epitome of escapism.

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Fairytale Break - THE SUNDAY MAIL GLASGOW, July 2016

La Vita è Bella. Castello Fiorentino in Tuscany, Italy, dates back to the 13th Century.

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Cala Xucla, Ibiza - THE SUNDAY TELEGRAPH STELLA MAGAZINE, July 2016

Cala Xucla, Ibiza. Best for sun worshippers. Situated down a winding road on the north of the island, this six-bedroom villa ... it's pure heaven.

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New Santorini villa - AMUSE: THE TRAVEL EDIT, July 2016

Boutique travel company, The Luxury Travel Book, just unveiled a new villa in a village on the Caldera, high up in the cliffs of Santorini.

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The Big City Guide: Venice - BINSPIRED, BRUSSELS AIRLINE MAGAZINE, June 2016

Early morning .... Up on the 'altana' (terrace) of this old canal-side property, I find the perfect vantage point to survey the neighbourhood of Castello.

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Fab New Honeymoon Ideas - WEDDING IDEAS MAGAZINE, June 2016

The Luxury Travel Book: Santorini. Fabulous villas ideal for couples.

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Camps Bay Penthouse, Cape Town - HERO AND LEANDER, June 2016

Camps Bay Penthouse, Cape Town. This ultra-luxurious penthouse is the epitome of opulence and style, with a glistening all-white interior, with silver accents.

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Luxury Villas in Ibiza: Villa Es Cubells - THE TELEGRAPH, May 2016

Over 300 years old but resolutely fresh and stylish, Villa Es Cubells features interiors by the likes of Philippe Starck and Ron Arad, and contemporary art by Mimo Rotella, Robert Rauschenberg and more.

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The World's Best Swimming Pools - HERO AND LEANDER, May 2016

The Luxury Travel Book’s Lions Head in Cape Town. Lions Head in Cape Town property was built with a specific brief of creating an “inside/outside” house.

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60 Best Secret Beaches in the Med - THE TIMES, May 2016

Cala Xucla. Gather the gang and book Cala Xucla to get away from it all, in 30 acres of private pine forest just a three-minute stroll from the beach. Details Seven nights’ self-catering cost £7,893 for 12.

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Gourmet Getaways including Truffle Hunting, Cheese Making, Sausage Making and More in Tuscany - VIRTUOSO SOUNDS ONLINE, May 2016

The Luxury Travel Book, a carefully curated collection of privately owned, new and historic properties, is offering a host of wholesome gourmet activities at three of its traditional Tuscan villas.

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Culture and the Costa - DAILY MAIL ONLINE, April 2016

Stay at the Apartment Alcazar in Seville, a three-bedroom duplex in a 19th-century listed building, in the heart of the city. A seven-night stay costs from £1,529 for up to five people.

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Astonishing Holiday Rentals Around The World,Part I: Castello Granduca, Tuscany - HERO AND LEANDER, May 2016

This splendid 16th century castle on the Tuscan Coast boasts 10 bedrooms, an impressive dining room, an outdoor swimming pool and a Jacuzzi as well as beautiful gardens and views.

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Astonishing Holiday Rentals Around The World,Part 2: Windmill Lilac, Santorini - HERO AND LEANDER, May 2016

This very special two-bedroom holiday villa is a converted windmill, situated in the countryside in Santorini. It is close to two other windmills, Windmill Green and Windmill Blue, which are also available to rent.

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Penguins: Where to See Them - TRAVEL UNPACKED, April 2016

Penguins: Where to see them... More information on Boulders Beach can be found on the Cape Town Tourism website and accommodation in Camps Bay from the Luxury Travel Book.

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Top 10 Luxury: Private Apartments - THE LUXURY TRAVEL BIBLE, April 2016

'The Luxury Travel Book' is a selection of luxury private properties available to rent in the heart of many of the world’s most beautiful cities. 'The Luxury Travel Book' specialises in personal service and local knowledge, helping guests ‘immerse themselves in their surroundings.

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My Favourite Places: Freddie Marquis of The Luxury Travel Book - THE GOOD WEB GUIDE, March 2016

If you're planning a city break and want to live like a local, we suggest you head to The Luxury Travel Book with its selection of luxury apartments and villa accommodation. Here, Freddie Marquis chooses some favourites from this stunning portfolio of holiday rentals.

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Luxury Villas in Greece: Mykonos, Villa Tigani - THE TELEGRAPH, March 2016

Tigani Beach villa is one of the more distinctive holiday homes in Mykonos. Set on a hillside with views of Lia Bay, its most striking external feature is a seawater swimming pool that stretches the entire length of the property.

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Top Five Property Rentals - VIRTUOSO SOUNDS, March 2016

With the summer and Easter holidays approaching Susie Marquis from The Luxury Travel Book has compiled a list of her favourite family villas and city apartments in Europe and Cape Town.

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How to Spend It: Sailing in Croatia (and where to stay) - FINANCIAL TIMES: HOW TO SPEND IT, November 2015

The mystery islets hidden within the Adriatic’s archipelagos are now ripe for discovery – aboard new Croatia-based yachts, says Julian Allason.

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Planning a short break in Bordeaux? 6 not-to-be-missed experiences - A LUXURY TRAVEL BLOG, March 2015

Since becoming a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007, Bordeaux is becoming one of the main destinations to visit in France, especially for those interested in French culture, architecture and history … and, of course, food and wine.

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Sicily: a tantalising combination of food, wine, history and culture - A LUXURY TRAVEL BLOG, February 2015

It is hard to think of anywhere that food, wine, ancient history and culture can be found in such abundance as in Sicily, from its cities right down to the smallest villages. Here are some suggestions for catching some memorable festive experiences. /p>

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My Favourite Places: Jamie Marquis of The Luxury Travel Book - THE GOOD WEB GUIDE, February 2015

Whether you want to live like a local for a long weekend or somewhere to unwind for a week, you're bound to find something at the Luxury Travel Book. With so much choice, what do you choose? Jamie Marquis shares some personal favourites...

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6 original ways to explore Paris on foot - A LUXURY TRAVEL BLOG, January 2015

Even if you are a regular visitor to Paris, you may well be enticed into enjoying one of these special walking tours, each offering the chance to gain more knowledge while, at the same time, exploring this wonderful, and very walkable, city.

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Re-live your Summer villa holiday with these enticing cookbooks - A LUXURY TRAVEL BLOG, October 2014

One way to continue the memories of summer is to indulge in one of these relatively new cookbooks, all of which, with tempting recipes and lavish photographs, evoke the atmosphere of warm and relaxing Mediterranean days.

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Best Sites for Group Holidays - THE GOOD WEB GUIDE, June 2014

Getting people to decide on dates, locations, villas that are amenable to the needs of all, not to mention budgets, can cause a headache you'll need another holiday to get over, but at least one thing's for sure, we can make the process a little easier.

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The Luxury Travel Book: Summer Holiday Availability - THE GOOD WEB GUIDE, June 2014

From the richest pickings of what's left this summer, here are some examples of fabulous properties still available for various dates throughout July and August. Founder, Susie Marquis gives us the lowdown.

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Live Like A Roman - THE GOOD WEB GUIDE, May 2014

Susie Marquis of The City Apartment Book knows all about staying in Rome and here she recommends some favourites...

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Stay in Style: Interview with The Luxury Travel Book’s Susie Marquis - LUXURY BRANDED, December 2013

Luxury travel is one of the world’s biggest growth industries, and along with that growth comes a new urgency for picking out the finest places to stay around the world.

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