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.

Challain-la-Potherie, France

If you're looking for a gargantuan castle with 23 bedrooms we've found your next vacation spot. This massive Château will take your breath away. The entire castle is available for rent April to October and in the offseason it converts to a Bed & Breakfast.



Which castle is your favorite? Sound off below!

— Erin Lem

photos and castles courtesy of HomeAway