The European Holiday Home Association, EHHA, is thrilled to announce the winners of the 2017 Holiday Home Awards.




Best Accessible Holiday Home

Betty’s Corner

United Kingdom

Best Family Friendly Holiday Home*

Villa Falcon Rook






Best Green Holiday Home

Angel Barn

United Kingdom

Best Health and Wellness Holiday Home*

Pia, Dolomites






Best Holiday Home Beach House



Best Holiday Home in European Capital

Louvre/ Palais Royal


Best Pet Holiday Home

Coquet View at Warkworth

United Kingdom

Best Unique Spot Holiday Home*

Tingvoll, Møre & Romsdal


Octo, Rogdia


Villa Vista Zamask






 * Due to an equal number of votes, three categories have more than one winner
Links to information about all the winning holiday homes are available here:

The Award highlights the great quality and enormous diversity in the short-term holiday home rental market for tourist in Europe.

More than 600 houses and apartments from 18 European countries were nominated in a closely fought contest. “The EHHA is extremely proud to announce the winners of the Best European Holiday Holiday Home 2017 and we will promote the houses as some of the finest examples of European holiday short-term rental accommodation. They are the state-of-the-art”, says Secretary General of EHHA, Carlos Villaro Lassen.

More than 20 million beds are available in European holiday homes, providing fantastic multitude of choice of accommodation from the Northern tip of Norway to the isles of Greece for groups, individuals and families travelling on holiday. Through the internet, the houses and apartments are just a few clicks away from millions of travelers and tourists, and by allowing their holiday home to be rented by others, the owners are proactively promoting a better use of resources, giving the tourists a wider range of choice as well as improving the economic development in the area.

Facts about the awards

The European Holiday Home Association ( wants to showcase fantastic examples of the holiday home rental products, and has therefore instigated the European Holiday Home Awards in 2015

The Best European Holiday Home 2017 was awarded in 8 categories:

The Awards are given to individual holiday homes that provide for a unique and high-quality holiday experience.

An expert jury selects a group of finalists amongst the nominated houses in each category, and the winners are selected from the finalists by a vote amongst representatives from each national trade association member of the EHHA.

In 2017 the members of EHHA have nominations 630 houses from 18 countries across the 8 categories. Of these, 8 in each category made it to the final. The winners were announced on Sept. 14th