From being able to do laundry to cooking dinner in a fully-equipped kitchen, feeling comfortable as if you were at home can make a difference when you’re traveling around the world. Whatever your needs may be for your trip, we have found the best self-catering apartments on each continent, based on the opinions of travelers worldwide.
Oceania – Seascape Accommodation in Otago, New Zealand
Seascape Accommodation in Otago
The Seascape Accommodation apartments are in an ideal location for guests to enjoy the stunning views of New Zealand‘s Molyneux Bay and the iconic Nugget Point lighthouse. This low lighthouse, perched above the bay, is one of the most recognizable landmarks of the Otago coastal region and can easily be seen from the apartments’ sunny balcony. Cardno is also a prime location for you to plan lazy days spent fishing off private jetties, BBQing, and soaking up the glorious New Zealand sun.
Europe – Apartamenty Szewska 25 in Torun, Poland
Apartamenty Szewska 25 in Torun
Torun is a city located in central northern Poland. The city attracts many global travelers who are eager to explore the Old Town dating back to the Middle Ages (perfectly preserved with 14th-century red brick buildings and historical statues) and the Vistula River. Just a short walk from the riverbank, you will find Apartamenty Szewska 25. Here, traditional art blends with contemporary design through wooden beams and rustic brick walls next to a modern living room and kitchen with luxurious showerheads.
Africa – 10 on Navesink in Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
10 on Navesink in Plettenberg Bay
The Garden Route – a 300 km stretch of coastline on the southwest coast of South Africa – is a must-visit for nature lovers and road trippers. Plan time to explore the area, like discovering the secluded coves of the Noetzie & Robberg nature reserve, or the blue-flag beaches bordering the seaside town of Plettenberg Bay. After a long day of exploring, you can relax at 10 on Navesink’s spacious self-catering apartment with a small kitchen, courtyard, and BBQ area.
South America – Domus Suites in Concepcion, Chile
Domus Suites in Concepcion
Concepcion is a coastal city in Chile, located about 500 km south of the capital, Santiago. You can take the time to explore the city’s highlights such as the Plaza de la Independencia square and the Galería de la Historia museum, which displays many exhibitions on Mapuche South American culture. In the evening, you can relax at the self-catering Domus Suites and prepare a delicious meal in the fully-equipped kitchen. Then, step out onto the balcony to admire the sky turning purple and cherry blossoms as the sun sets over the city.
North America – Appartement de l’Ange in Quebec, Canada
Appartement de l’Ange in Quebec
Appartement de l’Ange in Quebec offers you the opportunity to enjoy Canada’s natural beauty year-round. During the cold months, snowmobiles and dog sleds will take you through a winter wonderland of pristine white snow, followed by a hot cup of rich hot chocolate next to a cozy fireplace. In the spring, you can admire the blooming flowers in the apartment’s garden. And in the summer, you can explore the Monts Valin National Park all day. In the fall, you can marvel at the colorful yellow, orange, and red leaves.
Asia – Yi Jia Apartment in Yunnan, China
Yi Jia Apartment in Yunnan
Located in the city of Jinghong, Manting Park is over 1,300 years old and was once a place where emperors came to relax. Nowadays, the park is open to everyone and displays exhibitions on traditional Chinese art. You can stroll through the park’s gardens (including the Tropical Orchid Garden and the Peacock Garden), followed by a classic tea ceremony at the Dai Cultural Teahouse. Then, unwind in the evening at the balcony of Yi Jia Apartment.