Originally from France, Aurelie started her journey in the travel industry as a local tour guide in a quaint fishing town of Normandy. In her early twenties, she moved to the capital city and developed an undeniable passion for traveling off-the-beaten paths to over 20 countries... She truly believes that authentic travel is the best education and a life-changing experience! Let her create your private luxury villa experience to remember for years to come!Meet our team
Eating well is truly one of the greatest pleasures for visitors abroad. And for those looking for something extra special while on vacation, a visit to a Michelin-starred restaurant is a must. Yet for all the talk of “Michelin Stars” in discussions of food and dining, what do you actually know about the Michelin rating system? What does it take for a restaurant to get a Michelin Star, and how did this rating system even come about? And, most bafflingly, how did a tire company solidify itself as the go-to expert on where those with discriminating tastes should eat?Read more...
In light of the uncertainties around the current travel situation, we are working closely with our suppliers and villa owners across the globe to create flexible terms and cancellation policies wherever possible. Across the company, we have adopted (and been certified by) the WTTC Safe Travel protocol for short term rentals, with a dedicated focus on enhanced sanitation, disinfection and deep cleaning practices as well as new guest service and communication practices.Learn more
We've partnered with Medjet, the premier global air-medical transport and travel security membership program for travelers. Medjet offers a reliable and affordable path back to the care of the doctors you trust, where your family members can be by your side.Learn more
We're pleased to partner with leading private aviation company, XO to offer our guests exclusive pricing for direct, private charter flight services year-round.Learn more
At HV we pride ourselves on doing things differently. Unlike other travel providers, our travel experiences are designed around people not places. Understanding our guests is our beating heart and is the building block for creating the truly memorable experiences for which we are renowned.
Finding perfect accommodation is an important aspect of your trip, but it is our proven ability to provide truly personalized experiences to turn your vacation into memories that will last a lifetime. Bespoke, tailor-made and personal are used commonly by travel providers but at HV it is part of our DNA.
Ensuring your vacation experience is delivered perfectly is the role of our Local Hosts. They are passionate about their region, travel experiences and delivering unmatched in-destination services. Without exception, every piece of client feedback we receive at HV singles out our Local Hosts as a defining feature of their stay.