Shakespeare-inspired holiday rentals

Take a tour of the bard's most famous settings with TripAdvisor Vacation Rentals

Shakespeare inspired holiday rentals

This year marks 400 years since the death of England's most famous playwright, William Shakespeare - so, with the help of our friends at TripAdvisor Vacation Rentals, we've come up with a unique way to celebrate the bard's life.

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Here's how you can celebrate your love of Shakespeare by staying in some of the best-known locations from his works.

Romantic types can dream on Juliet's balcony in Verona, Italy, for example, while those with a taste for history can go back to where it all started in Stratford-Upon-Avon, Shakespeare's birthplace.

Take a look at the properties TripAdvisor Vacation Rentals below and see if they take your fancy...

Shakespeare inspired holiday rentals

Romeo and Juliet - Verona, Italy

Apartment inside Juliet's courtyard

In Verona, we can find Juliet's legendary balcony, her house and the Lover's yard. In front is La Corte di Giulietta (Juliet's Court), a historical and fascinating home that has kept its remarkable appearance.

Shakespeare inspired holiday rentals

A Midsummer Night's Dream - Athens, Greece

Central Athens Apartment

Heated private outdoor pool, log fire, internet access, sea view... this is not a dream, this beautifully located and spacious penthouse is ideal for a home away from home. Enjoy the panoramic view of the Attica skyline and ancient monuments whilst relaxing in the rooftop pool high above the city of Athens.

Shakespeare inspired holiday rentals

Much Ado About Nothing - Messina, Sicily

Taormina Apartment

Those who fancy taking in the setting of Much Ado About Nothing in the beautiful region of Sicily will be able to do so at this luxury apartment located against the backdrop of truly stunning coastal scenery.

Shakespeare inspired holiday rentals

Othello - Mirano, Venice, Italy

Glamping Canonici

This beautiful property offers none of Othello's tragedies but instead the opportunity to relax in the peaceful countryside of Mirano. Perfect for those who would like to combine the tranquility of the serene outdoors whilst only being 13km from Venice; offering the opportunity to wander around the illustrious "floating city".

Shakespeare inspired holiday rentals

Julius Caesar - Rome, Italy

Scent of Rome Elisa

Located in the heart of Rome, this elegantly decorated property will give you the opportunity to explore the historical sites and learn more about the events of Julius Caesar which inspired Shakespeare's play.

Shakespeare inspired holiday rentals

Skakespeare's Birthplace - Welford-on-Avon, Stratford-Upon Avon, England

Boat Cottage

If you are a Shakespeare buff then look no further than his place of birth. With a beautifully decked veranda, outdoor seating and BBQ overlooking the river, this is the perfect property that will offer you both comfort and style, enabling you to celebrate England's national playwright just a short drive from his hometown.

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