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APTR a info-platform with the optimized repertory of best hidden addresses for spending a lovely vacation in the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg!

APTR offers you added value and benefit whenever you decide to stay in one of the APTR referenced vacation homes and gites!


APTR the only national association promoting private holiday homes in historic or rural sites in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.

The « Association to promote rural tourism in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg“:

is the only association body to administer the title as an “accommodation of rural tourism”.

is a member for the national board for tourism (Luxembourg for Tourism LfT).

is a liaison for the active local partners in the field of tourism (local tourist offices as well as other local tourist organisations).

is the Luxembourgish member of the European Federation of Rural Tourism (RURALTOUR - www.ruraltour.eu).

the key contact for … and the representation of … the owners of holidays homes in Luxembourg.

the only association promoting under their “APTR” label and acting a official classification of rural holiday homes in cooperation with the ministry for 30 years in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.

For tourists, the APTR offers

  • a repertory of their extensive offer of holiday homes and group accommodations to be found under www.gites.lu and www.agritourisme.lu
  • a reliable classification of established criteria for rural holiday homes in 1 to 4 categories of quality (ears).

If tourists choose a holiday home classified by … and member of the APTR association they can be sure that the high quality offered complies with local legal standards and regulations in size of the accommodation, lightning of the rooms, sanitary equipment etc. specified under the label the “Rooster” in the national colors.

The owners for holiday homes will also comply with standards with regard to hospitality and service such as

  • a personal welcome with all relevant information of the accommodation and the local tourist offer as well as guidance for the stay.
  • a offer of special historic rural historic buildings and/or classified “Supplementary inventory of Luxembourg Sites and Monuments” holiday homes with usually limited access to a small number of guests.

With the APTR the visitor’s and tourists will be sure to get a personalised service and carefree stay with regards to:

Tradition – 30 years for experience in guiding guests in their choice of holiday homes

Culture – promoting local patrimony by staying in charming country style homes

Passion – personalised guest –host relationship to make the stay as pleasant as possible

“APTR” is a synonym for

a national and international platform to promote rural tourism (presenting their offer via Mini-Maps at local tourism fairs, “branding” actions, stamp series with the label of APTR, logos, etc…)

a high level grouping of private holiday home owners passionate about Luxembourg’s nature and the wellbeing of their guests.


RURALTOUR – European Federation of Rural Tourism offers you the unique opportunity for an authentic rural holiday experience. 28 professional organisations from 25 countries give you the choice between more than 100.000 establishments www.ruraltour.eu .