You ever get that urge to travel but have no idea where you want to go? All you know is that you need an escape from your day-to-day routine. Well, what if your stay is your destination? Who says you must choose a major city or the prettiest hiking trail? Instead, choose where you're going according to the place you want to stay in.
The rise in demand for vacation home stays has heavily increased. And if you're someone who finds themselves on Airbnb often, you'll know that renters have really upped the anti with what they offer. The vacation home site has a wide variety of unique stays that give off a fun and romantic vibe, perfect for removing yourself from the real world for a few days (or a few years. You know, whatever's necessary.)
We dug around and picked out some of the most unique stays on Airbnb for you to consider when planning your next getaway.
Hogan By The River - Navajo Hogan
This earthen home will take you completely off the grid and allow you to disconnect and recharge. It's located in a secluded and remote location of the Western Navajo Nation and provides you with the very basic essentials for camping. There is very limited cell service, no electricity, and no running water (but don't worry, the hosts provide you with five gallons.)
And, if you're looking for an adventure during your stay, it's not too far from two of the worlds natural wonders - the Grand Canyon and Monument Valley.
Ever wanted to live out your dreams of being a prince or a princess? In Alabama, you can at their most popular Airbnb destination. This charming one-bedroom guest house is surrounded by a vibrant garden and can hold up to three guests so, you can live out your childhood fantasy alone or with company.
"The vaulted ceiling with 3 beautiful exposed beams gives the room a spacious and interesting feel. The handsome & comfortable King size sleigh bed is a gift from a dear family friend," as described on Airbnb.
Treehouse At Danville
This adorable private getaway has been seen on Netflix' Most Amazing Vacation Rentals. It is the ultimate "glamping" experience for adults.
It's natural aesthetic is warm and cozy, welcoming you into your vacation with open arms.
The renter of the property writes in the description, "I have tried to make this one of the most unique treehouses in the United States. It is located on a 5 acre parcel of ground surrounded by oak and magnolia trees. The treehouse is located 15 feet high between two giant oak trees. There is a residential elevator made to look like a tree trunk to get you up into the Yurt located on a platform in the trees. It is an 18 foot Yurt designed by Rainier Yurts. It has a panoramic window, 4 foot skylight, 14 feet ceiling, and a full bath with bidet. There is a microwave, mini-fridge and sink."
"You'll sleep on a queen-size Murphy bed. making the space a large living area during the day and a wonderful bedroom at night. Includes a large flat screen satellite tv and high-speed Wi-Fi with Netflix and Amazon. On the upper deck there is a swing chair and table that overlook the entire property. On the yurt deck you will find a gas grill, gas fireplace and seating for four. Along with the elevator there is a circa 1926 classic fire tower stairway from a local fire tower (a little steeper than normal stairs). On the mid deck you will find a two-person outdoor shower w/hot and cold water, and a spectacular hot tub created from a DC 10 jet engine cowling. The mid deck also has seating for the rare rainy afternoon . On the ground level is a tiki hut and outdoor wood fire pit"
Big Idaho Potato Hotel
Potatoes are awesome. Seriously, what can't they be made into?
Airbnb offers a stay at the Big Idaho Potato Hotel where you literally stay inside a giant potato.
The description writes, "Recycled from the Idaho Potato Commission’s Big Idaho Potato Tour, this 6-ton potato has traveled on the back of a semi to (48) states for seven years. Now resting on 400 acres of good ol’ Idaho farmland, just south of downtown Boise, this hotel has been meticulously designed by Kristie Wolfe, a former Big Idaho Potato Tour spokesperson, to allow for stylish private comfort and amenities such as power outlets for your electronic devices, a mini fridge, old records to play and a custom-built bed.There is also a customized silo turned into a spa retreat perfect for soaking while looking up at the stars."
It's giving... Hobit.
Tucked away along the Columbia River Gorge, this magical stay sits mountainside with 6 acres for you to explore. Book your flight to Washington to escape to this cozy stay to be surrounded by the calmness of nature withholding stunning views.
"Every nook of this little habitation will warm your sole, every cranny will charm your expedition of repose. Up the pathway, tucked into the earth, an unbelievable adventure awaits!"