What if your vacation is not just a beautifully planned outdoors itinerary but also a magical experience indoors? We found some unique Airbnbs, that will make your holiday experience much more than what you thought. Why just rent an apartment or a house, how about taking things up a notch and renting castles and mansions and living the culture IRL?
Here are 15 magical places listed on Airbnb that you can rent right away and enjoy a truly grand holiday.
1. Bamboo eco-cottage in rice fields, Bali
Live your Eat, Pray, Love experience in real at this open-air cottage in the middle of rice paddies. This eco-friendly, bamboo cottage has a mini loft, modern bathroom, and outdoor living area.
2. An Adobe Dome, Texas
This adorable solar-powered dome near Big Bend National Park is the closest to nature you would have ever got. This little haven has a kitchen and a bed and is the best place to enjoy stunning sunsets and sunrises.
3. A Windmill, Amsterdam
If you’re going to the Netherlands, why not stay in a windmill as well? This beautiful listing has three bedrooms, a kitchen, a living room, a bathroom, and comes with bikes to ride around the countryside.
4. Ranch in Morongo Valley, California
Live your cowboy dreams at a ranch above a barn in Morongo Valley. The property has an outside shower & tub, a variety of animals for you enjoy, take pictures, feed and even hike with! Enjoy the 25 ft. swing and just chill!
5. Cahercastle, Ireland
You can now stay at a real-life castle that dates back to the 1400s. The castle, located in Galway, Ireland and is a fully restored time capsule for you to live your Game of Thrones fantasy!
6. Bluebird Bus, North Portland
Get into your Into The Wild shoes, only this time we assure you’d come back home safe and sound. This 1984 Bluebird bus converted into an RV, is a fully equipped independent living space with a private bath and basic kitchenette. The bus is perfect for 2 people, but can comfortably accommodate 4-5 people.
7. Seashell House, Mexico
How about living in an enormous seashell? Casa Caracol is a gated sea-shell property in Isla Mujeres Mexico with a private pool, two king beds, kitchenette and BBQ and the entire property, both shells.
8. The Cubehouse in Rotterdam, Netherlands
You can stay in one of the iconic cube houses in Rotterdam for a staycation. Contrary to what is visible outside, the insides of these strategically designed cube houses are super spacious and sunny.
9. Houdini Estate, Los Angeles
If you are looking for a place to escape from your mundane life, the famous magician Harry Houdini’s mansion is the place for you. The 5-acre property is full of caves, tunnels, and deep water tanks.
10. Nolla Cabin, Helsinki, Finland
For a literally outdoorsy vacation, this A-frame cabin is the place for you. Looking into the stunning archipelago, the Nolla cabin is built with minimalism and is perfect for those who want to enjoy nature as it is.
11. Ilulissat Blue Guesthouse, Ilulissat, Greenland
If you’re up for spending a vacation amidst icebergs and literally visit the end of the world, this Airbnb in Greenland waits for you!
12. Zebra Safari Tent, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Here’s an affordable reserve experience, as you watch safari animals running in front of you, as you sip on your cup of coffee. The property finds itself in the middle of breathtaking African sundowner views.
13. Snow Igloo in Pelkosenniemi, Finland
Would you like to experience the once in a lifetime opportunity of living in a snow igloo? How about adding the magnificent northern lights as the cherry on top? You can now stay in a snow igloo in Lapland and experience the wilderness around.
14. Bubble Tents, Bali
An Instagram dream that meets reality, this place is a perfect romantic getaway. You get the entire dome to yourselves, with green rice fields and wild jungles giving you quite a company!
15. Intown Treehouse, Atlanta
Looking for a space that is out of the world? This secluded treehouse in Atlanta is just the break from the city you were hoping for. Not to mention that it has been on Airbnb’s ‘most wished for’ listing for 2 years straight!
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