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Caribbean Vacation Rentals

Tortola, BVI: Three-bedroom house 50 yards from beautiful Long Bay Beach. Ewinghouse@gmail.com or 646-526-7111. www.ewinghouse.com.

Beachfront Villa, Silver Sands Resort, Jamaica. 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, garden & sea patios, screened sun porch. Renowned beach, snorkeling, golf, sightseeing, tennis. Fully staffed. Van/driver. $255-$495/night. www.jamahome.com; jamahome@hotmail.com; 860-233-6821.

Rated #1 St. John Villa on Trip Advisor. Pools, hot tubs, tennis/basketball court, beaches nearby, spectacular views. www.GreatExpectationsUSVI.com, 1-800-553-0109.
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Bahamas, Eleuthera. Beachfront villa or apartment with swimming pool. 301-320-2809. http://www.heronhill.net.

Hillcrest Guest House, St. John, US Virgin Islands, www.HillcrestStJohn.com, 340-776-6774.
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Aha! St. Croix USVI, the perfect winter vacation! Come for a week or a 3 month stay at our eco-friendly 18th c. Danish Farmhouse with baby grand or in the honeymoon cottage. Discover us at www.longfordhideaway.com.
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Central America Vacation Rentals

COSTA RICA Luxury Villa & Condo Rentals. Ocean Views, Beach Club, Concierge, Golf, Pools, Spa, Adventures. Jane@PapagayoLuxury.com. 305-600-0766. www.PapagayoLuxury.com. “Where Adventure Meets Luxury.”
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France Vacation Rentals

Paris Vacation Rentals. Great prices, large selection, excellent locations, personalized service. www.VacationInParis.com, 800-403-4304.
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Languedoc. Stunning views from rooftop terrace of beautifully restored medieval village house. Sleeps 4-7, WiFi, walled garden. Mediterranean, Carcassonne, hiking, vineyards. See www.caussi.com. 646-552-8661.

Charming townhouse in exquisite Provencal village. At the foot of the Alpilles, in one of the most seductive villages of Provence, this is a renovated, artistically furnished stone town house with grand piano and original artwork. It is on a narrow quiet road that climbs to the old village. Must see photos: VRBO.com/300210.

FRENCH RIVIERA. Beautiful townhouse in authentic village in the backcountry, near Gorges du Loup, St Paul de Vence, Tourrettes sur Loup, etc. Incredible views from all windows, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, well appointed. Sleeps 4. $1400/wk. greatfrenchrentals@comcast.net.

Paris apartments, vacation rentals in Paris and all of France, Provence, Burgundy, Nice. info@francehomestyle.com, www.francehomestyle.com.

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, Cours Mirabeau, heart of town. Well appointed, 2 bedroom apartment, remarkably quiet, steps to shops & restaurants, garage. Perfect for exploring Provence. $1400/week. greatfrenchrentals@comcast.net.

Burgundy, France. Luxurious 18th-century village house, overlooking historic chateau in Burgundian countryside 25 km from Beaune. Three bedrooms, two baths, gourmet kitchen, cable, WiFi. Ideal for biking, hiking, visiting vineyards and historic sites. $1,500/week year round. 802-453-7855, www.franceburgundycottage.com. Owners Harvard ’61.

PARIS 16TH. Experience le vrai Paris. Large, sunny one bedroom apartment, 6th floor, elevator, near shops, metro Mirabeau. Beautifully equipped for long stay. $2700 two week minimum. valsutter@gmail.com.

Provence: Stunning updated farmhouse, magnificent Mediterranean/mountain views. Antiques. Lovely kitchen, gardens, pool. 609-924-7520. gam1@comcast.net.

Paris, France. Elegant Left Bank apartment by the Seine, 6th arrondissement. Walk to Notre Dame, the Louvre and the Luxembourg Garden. Short- and long-term. gam1@comcast.net, 609-924-7520.

France, Paris-Marais: Exquisite, sunny one bedroom apartment behind Place des Vosges. King-size bed, living/dining room, six chairs, full kitchen, washer, dryer. Weekly maid service. WiFi. $1350 weekly. max@gwu.edu.

Paris 7th. Fifth floor, quiet, studio sleeps 3. Balcony. View Eiffel Tower. www.parisgrenelle.com. 207-752-0285.

Paris-Marais: Renovated 17th-century, tri-level, top-floor, courtyard apartment. Central, quiet, exposed beams, hardwood floors, fireplace, fully equipped. Non-smokers. Week/Month. 206-723-6538; www.acrossthewater.net.

Reserve your next vacation home rental in France! contact@athomeinfrance.com, 786-401-7303. www.AtHomeInFrance.com, Discount code: Harvard
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Harvard alumni: Never stay in a hotel again. Paris vacation rentals in great locations. Dedicated US customer service. Rated Excellent by TripAdvisor. www.cobblestay.com, 800-608-6958.

Normandy. Restored pressoir on sixteen tranquil hilltop acres. Five bedrooms, 3 baths, pool. 1.75 hours from Paris. Photos at: www.chateautivoli.com. Available June-October; $2,900/week or $8,000/month. 415-922-3070, geraldinam35@gmail.com.

Paris—1st. Heart of Paris, 5 min from Louvre, Seine, Marais. Published American author’s 1 bedroom fully-renovated, bright, fully-equipped, quiet apartment w/ elevator: harvard.paris.home@gmail.com.

Paris—13th: Bibliotheque, 2 bedroom apartment near Seine: www.frenchconnections.co.uk/en/accommodation/property/158162. 603-924-9535, glnward@gmail.com.

Paris. Luxurious, large, sun-filled belle epoque apartment just off Place St. Michel on Left Bank. 4th floor. Lovely details, fully equipped, cleaning 2x/wk. Sleeps 5. Minimum week, $4,200. Call 617-491-0006.

Charming cottage and studio on beautiful 14 acre grounds of 18th Century French country chateau. Heated pool, tennis, bicycles, garden, much more. www.chatvau.com.

Provence Properties— offering vacation villas and small group tours in the South of France since 2003. www.provenceproperties.net.

Paris 5th. Blue State Special. Elegant ground floor studio in 17th century building half block from Seine opposite Notre Dame. Free internet, phone, TV. Full kitchen. Sleeps three. rwolff@afroam.umass.edu.

Paris vacation apartments, hotel reservations, things to do, destination guide & more. Visit the new www.parisnet.com.

Paris—7th. Metro Vaneau. Elegant 900 sq ft 3rd floor 1BR apartment with open view, washer/dryer, elevator, renovated kitchen and bathroom. Sleeps 4 w/ sleeper sofa. Weekly maid service. Located on quiet street, near Rue de Sevres and St. Germain. 1,100/week. 2 week minimum. kentbrittan@yahoo.com.

Great Britain & Ireland Vacation Rentals

LONDON, COVENT GARDEN. Walk to Theatre, Opera, Galleries. 1 Bedroom, 2 Bath flat in modern building with Porter. 7 night minimum. 202-338-8973; MareeW@post.harvard.edu.

Italy Vacation Rentals

Rome—Bright, Elegant Apartment. Marvelous beamed ceilings. Antiques. Walk to Spanish Steps, Trevi Fountain. 609-683-3813, jetas5@comcast.net.

Italy/Tuscany — Ancestral Villa with sweeping views. Olive groves, vineyards, gardens. Antiques. Updated kitchen, baths. Pool. 609-683-3813, jetas5@comcast.net.

Beautiful holiday villas. Enjoy the country, city, beach. Tuscany: www.vrbo.com/170993. Rome: www.vrbo.com/239418. Calabria: www.vrbo.com/6673. Havenlink.Alessandra@gmail.com.

Tuscany: Just south of Siena, beautifully restored 11th C. Abbey set on 40 hillside acres of vineyards and rose gardens. 8 double bedrooms with 7 ensuite bathrooms, 3 kitchens, large marble pool, excellent staff—perfect for anniversaries and reunions. See photos at FineVillas.com, Abbadia listing, and call 917-287-1966.

Luxury apartments located in the heart of Rome, two minutes from Spanish Steps. For information and photographs, please visit www.romeluxuryapartment.com.

Rome: Attractive, spacious, renovated apartment. Living room, 2 generous double bedrooms, 2 baths, kitchen/breakfast room. Convenient location near Metro SanGiovanni. $850 weekly. www.casacleme.com

TUSCANY: Private luxury villa for 8, beautiful pool and gardens, www.LuxuryVillaTuscany.com.

Beautifully restored 18th century Tuscan farmhouse between Lucca and the sea. Convenient to Florence, Pietrasanta, Cinque Terre. Private, 4+ acres of olive groves and gardens. 65’ pool. Perfect for vacation or sabbatical. Go to: www.vrbo.com/458345.
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Charming Tuscan Farmhouse for Two. In the heart of the Chianti Classico region. For information and photographs, please visit: VRBO.com/168839.

Tuscan Sabbatical Retreat in the heart of Chianti; Long-term rental. For information and images, visit: sabbaticalhomes.com/ 84113.

Going to Italy? Let a Stanford alum who lives there guide and drive you. He’ll follow your lead if you wish or he’ll surprise you with discoveries he’s made over the years. Your wishes are his commands. Check out: www.follow-your-nose.com.

Villas in Tuscany: Luxury self-catering & full staff villas with A/C in Tuscany for rent, www.tuscandream.com, 310-859-3494.

Other Europe Vacation Rentals

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY. Beautiful, classic, 2 bedroom apartment in the historic heart of Budapest. Sunny, many amenities, balcony, perfect for family vacations or business trips. pbalogh@pacificalawyer.com, or www.budapestbestapartment.com.