Looking for the next cool thing to add to your bucket list? Look no further – it’s time to vacation in a tiny house. A new phenomenon known as the #tinyhousemovement, these miniature homes are eco-friendly, reasonably priced, and just plain cute. Perfect for the minimalist lifestyle or anyone simply looking for something unique, tiny houses are taking the world by storm. Here are 10 tiny houses you absolutely have to visit and you can simply book them via Airbnb! What’s not to love about the sharing economy?
‘Silo Studio’ Cottage
Located on the Santarella Estate in the Berkshires in Massachusetts, Silo Studio used to be the location of sculptor Henry Hudson Kitson’s summer studio. Complete with two stories, a conical ceiling, and canopied bed, this stunning tiny house accommodates 2 people and also allows pets. Massive mill windows allow for a view of the trees, expansive sky, and lily pond. While exploring outside, have a chat with the babbling brook and traipse through the lush gardens. Rustic and charming, this is perfect for a weekend getaway. The Appalachian trail passes through the quaint little town, perfect for hikers or those who love scenic walkways.
Modern Tiny House
Gretna, NE, United States
Conveniently located near the express way and highway, this creative little home will be exclusively yours. The Modern Tiny House boasts a calm and peaceful existence, all while promising easy access to the hustle and bustle of Western Omaha when you see fit. While there, be sure to travel to the Henry Doorly Zoo, home of the largest indoor rainforest, largest indoor desert, among other feats. When the pace of the city becomes too much, relax with the calming view of an adorable goat farm, located near an abundant wooded area. The morning sunlight filtering delicately through the windows proves to be a real sight to see. Carefully decorated and crafted, this tiny house will impress even the most skeptical of guests.
Bright & Cozy Tiny House on the Bay
A tiny house on the bay is perfect for beach lovers with a minimalist lifestyle. Surrounded by lush and gorgeous natural landscapes, this is a sight to see. Try out a fire in the fire pit to add a bit of spark to your trip, as you enjoy the stunning view of the Olympic Mountains. If hiking is your preference, strut through several miles of trails in Tolmie State Park – just minutes away. Once you experienced everything the tiny house has to offer, venture to downtown Olympia, home of whimsy and art.
Orlando Lakefront Tiny House
Painted in the perfect beach blue, this tiny house is located in the very heart of Orlando, just minutes from theme parks and the airport. Enjoy a wonderful time on the scenic Lake Fairview while you experience the #tinyhousemovement. Free paddle boarding is available for the adventurous, or simply lean back, relax, and enjoy the view. One of 12 houses in a community of tiny homes, the area has been featured on HGTV among other news outlets. Bring binoculars, as the lake is a bird sanctuary, featuring an array of beautiful animals.
Portland Tiny House (Alberta Arts District)
Portland, OR, United States
Located just seconds away from the popular Alberta Arts District, this lovely home has a distinguished mix of vintage and modern decor. Check out Main Street in the Arts District for a series of ongoing events, great for anyone from the art critic to the painting novice. The Portland Tiny House is great for a business person on the go, with an array of travel amenities offered. The area even offers access to an urban vegetable garden and chicken coop – making breakfast in the kitchenette as fresh as fresh can be. Perfect for the art connoisseur, this tiny house can’t wait to be your next vacation spot.
Tiny House in the Town of Rosendale
Described as an “off the grid cabin“, this is the perfect place for the extra eco friendly, given the composting toilet and adjoining shower. Near over 10 miles of rail trail, look no further for your next hiking adventure. A mere 2 miles to Rosendale Village, travelers can enjoy all the quaint town has to offer, from street festivals to an restaurant filled Main Street. With warm, welcoming hosts, your stay is sure to be everything you hope for.
Garden Caravan – Tiny House
Sandpoint, ID, United States
All 200 square feet of this adorable tiny house is located in a calm, natural area and complete with a bathroom, shower, and kitchen, this home can be all you need and more. With the house placed delicately on the edge of five gorgeous acres, it will feel like a small world belonging only to you. If solitude isn’t your favorite, grab a bike and ride an easy two miles into Sandpoint for great food, shopping, and music. Plenty of windows and skylights make every space feel airy and bright, give this tiny home a larger than life feeling.
A Fairy-tale Gingerbread House
Geyserville, CA, United States
Like something straight out of a story book, this ginger bread house style tiny home is located at the Isis Oasis Retreat Center. With exotic animals on the property and tours available to see them, everything you set your eyes on is quite the sight to see. Not only is a great café and running river within a 10 minute walk, there is also access to a sauna, hot tub, and pool. Complete with stain glass windows and a natural setting, your fairy-tale getaway has arrived.
Mini House – Magazine Profiled Home
Stunning yet privately peaceful, this home is the work of a artist and designer. Featured in the New York Times, this handcrafted gem is perfect for the interior design junky. This mini house is under 7 miles from downtown Seattle and just as close to the airport, perfect for the adventurous traveler, with enough room for 2 friends or loved ones. Take the time to venture to the Museum of Pop Culture or the ever-popular Space Needle. Strategically placed windows allow the room to feel open, while still offering privacy. Enjoy the sunrise peaking from over the Cascade Mountain Range as well as a garden bursting with fresh fruit and other lovely plants.
Secluded Intown Treehouse
One of the number one most wished-for listings worldwide on Airbnb, this gorgeous Treehouse boasts a suite of 3 gorgeously furnished rooms. A great place for those who need to step away from the hubbub of life, this unique little treehouse is the ultimate getaway nestled in the woods. Once you have had your fill of solitude, venture towards the downtown area, just minutes away. A romantic getaway straight out of a dream, this gorgeous home includes a living room, bedroom, and open air deck. Vintage style decorations paired with delicate natural elements come together to create an experience like no other. While in Atlanta, be sure to stop by the aquarium, home to one of the largest underwater habitats in the world.