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Make Memorable Festive Celebrations with a Visit to Europe Christmas Markets

During Christmas, different European destinations become prepped up for festivities, with twinkling coloured lights on Christmas trees and fluffy snow everywhere. Ice skating rinks and festive parades flock with merrymakers enjoying every bit of winter weather and entertainment. Most notably, visitors in Europe can discover a plethora of Christmas markets with both all-year-round vendors and seasoned stands offering stand-alone gift ideas and traditional presents.

Christmas Markets Europe: Top Accommodation

House Thale
Nov. 4 - Nov. 11
$180 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 4 bedrooms
"Very good" (3 ratings)
Thale, Harz, Germany
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House Jordanshöhe
Sep. 16 - Sep. 23
$97 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
"Very good" (16 ratings)
Jordanshöhe, Sankt Andreasberg, Germany
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House Lembruch
Jan. 28 - Feb. 4
$176 per night
House ∙ 8 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Lembruch, Altes Amt Lemförde, Germany
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Best Christmas Markets to Visit in Europe

Filled with gorgeous Christmas baubles and lights, delicious cuisines and sweets, beverages, holiday gifts, and handmade crafts, Europe Christmas markets offer something to spruce up your festivities.

  • Advent Feast at the Basilica, Budapest, Hungary

    For years, travellers have visited this awe-inspiring Christmas market. Gear up for an afternoon of skating on the ice rink or enjoy delectable Hungarian meals coupled with a glass of warm mulled wine. At night, soak up an eye-catching display of 3D lights with a sense of ecological sustainability. Music fans can enjoy staged performances geared toward charity as they eat and sip from eco-friendly plates and cups.

  • Dresden Striezelmarkt, Dresden, Germany

    This charming Christmas market has operated yearly for the past five centuries and highlights carolers, glittering and twinkling lights, friendly vendors, and the mouthwatering aroma of freshly-baked gingerbread. Browse the market labyrinths and select from a wide range of regional crafts made of Ore-Mountain sourced wood and Lusatian printed fabric. Later, partake in the Dresden Stollenfest, which celebrates the region's baking tradition with a massive Stollen.

  • Montbeliard Christmas Market, France

    The French may be known for their culinary prowess and romance, but they also know how to celebrate Christmas. Exuding a traditional vibe and generous hospitality, the Advent Christmas market features over 170 stalls selling beautiful gifts and crafts. Wander the well-lit aisles and have a taste of delicious foods cooked using fresh-from-the-farm ingredients. Listen to heartwarming carols and choral verses before seeing some magical dance performances.

Best Places to Stay for Christmas Markets Europe

House Sønderstrand
Jan. 14 - Jan. 21
$102 per night
House ∙ 7 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
"Excellent" (207 ratings)
Sønderstrand, Rømø, Denmark
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House Broager
Nov. 25 - Dec. 2
$124 per night
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
"Outstanding" (10 ratings)
Broager, Sønderborg Municipality, Denmark
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House Reeuwijk
Dec. 12 - Dec. 19
$89 per night
House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
"Outstanding" (4 ratings)
Reeuwijk, South Holland, Netherlands
Landal Green Parks
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much do accommodations cost for Europe Christmas Markets?

Nightly prices for home rentals Europe can range from $158 to $238 and you can find discounts up to 51%!

What are the most popular accommodations for Europe Christmas Markets?

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