11 Hotels Fit for a Fairytale

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When we think of fairytale retreats, we think of cozy cottages and dramatic castles. On the cottage front, we're picturing spots with gingerbread architecture, charming historic style, or homey interiors with roaring fireplaces (though we imagine Hansel and Gretel wouldn't be too pleased about the latter offering). And when it comes to castles, we're dreaming of the towers where Rapunzel let down her long hair, or where Cinderella met the prince at a ball. At these 11 European hotels, you'll find all that and more. Just remember to bring your glass slippers (but don't forget to "lose" one if you want to find your prince). 

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