Sippy cups and dirty dishes may be your reality now, but it doesn’t have to be. Plan your escape to a real-life castle to experience the royal treatment (at least for a few nights). From Italy to California, flip through the photo gallery to discover the world’s coolest castles that you can rent for as little as $20 per person, per night. Move over Belle, there’s a new queen in town.

Château de Tocqueville, France

Your Cinderella tour begins at The Pavillon du Chateau de Tocqueville in France. With five double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, this estate is everything you’ve ever dreamed of and more. Bonus: the property is near the Normandy landings beach and other historical sites.



Which castle is your favorite? Sound off below!

— Erin Lem

photos and castles courtesy of HomeAway