The Best Airbnb Rentals in the U.S. – Coolest Airbnbs in


Gone are the days of only relying on hotels for accommodations. There are vacation rental options so good that they may bring you to a destination you’d never expect to visit. Ahead, you’ll see our full list of the best Airbnb homes in every single state worth planning a trip to.

From a rustic treehouse to a dome under the stars, we guarantee you’ll want to add them all to your bucket list. Whether you’re gathering a big group for a major celebration or booking a solo outing to get away from it all, we’re delivering the coolest Airbnbs in the U.S. for you to choose from. You’ll even find amazing places approved by interior design star Bobby Berk, who recently curated his own list of well-designed homes for the lodging platform.

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Scroll on and virtually transport yourself to these picture-perfect houses guaranteed to inspire you to start exploring stateside. And in case you want to do some research yourself, make sure to toggle the Superhost (hosts recognized by Airbnb), Airbnb Plus (homes verified by quality and design), or Airbnb Luxe (handpicked spots featuring personally arranged services) filters to get the site’s best of the best. Go ahead, your next Airbnb adventure awaits!

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First up, a stylish treehouse in the treetops of a secluded 40-acre property. It’s absolutely stunning and you’ll feel at peace–how relaxing does that tub look?! There are also waterfalls, hiking, horseback riding, and more nearby.

This Alaskan Airbnb was a 1935 colony barn that was converted into a luxury home on a flower farm boasting spectacular mountain views. Whether it’s spring or winter, the home is beautiful all year round.

Imagine having an oasis with a pool for a little over $100 a night (on average). Make that dream a reality thanks to a Phoenix pick perfectly marrying indoor and outdoor living.


Mountain View, Arkansas

Escape to the mountains of Arkansas and take it all in via a new a-frame cabin. It may be small, but it actually sleeps up to six and is even pet-friendly for an extra fee.


Joshua Tree, California

There’s no denying the popularity of Joshua Tree, but if you want to do it differently, consider booking this medieval tower with a gorgeous pool. It was also featured on HGTV: The Castle House Estate and is hands down glamping at its best.


Snowmass Village, Colorado

Here’s an Airbnb Luxe option in Colorado that’s an open-concept 2,153-square foot home within walking distance of the ski lifts in Snowmass Base Village. If a winter wonderland vacation is what you’re after, this is it—just make sure you plan your dates well in advance.

Next, a charming cottage by the sea in Connecticut. Enjoy sweeping seaside views and live your best coastal grandmother life!

Another home by the water to have on your radar is our next rec in Delaware. The views are unobstructed and there’s a massive deck area with a grill and fire pit table made for group gatherings.

There’s nothing like the highly-rated Tiki Suit in Key West. It’s physically on the water and there’s a water shuttle at an additional cost ready to get you there. If you’re pondering where to go next, don’t hesitate to book the one-of-a-kind property.

As far as design goes, here’s a rental that received the Airbnb Plus stamp of approval. The 19th-century space is quite the treat featuring ornate wooden doors balanced by the crisp white aesthetic of the airy, one-bedroom.

Sleep five minutes away from a Hawaiian volcano, courtesy of Bobby Berk, who dubbed the award-winning rental a must-stay—and for good reason. The 14-foot floor-to-ceiling window basically puts you in the center of nature and bonus, there’s also a hot tub.

You’ll swoon over this Airbnb Plus pick in Idaho. It was inspired by Danish interior design complete with high ceilings, white walls, and a skylight—10/10 recommend.

Brace yourself for another Airbnb Plus spot, only this time it’s in Chicago’s art district. The neighborhood is home to the city’s National Museum of Mexican Art at Harrison Park and the Mana Contemporary Gallery, which matches the Airbnb’s eclectic setup.

As the rise of tiny homes continues, so do tiny vacation rentals and in Indiana, you can make some five-star glamping in a—wait for it—mini shed. If you’re on the hunt for an out-of-the-box getaway, add this to your schedule.

Get ready to be wowed by Airbnb’s repurposed grain bin turned fancy rental. It also includes 20 acres of hills to check out with unparalleled sunset views.

Now’s your chance to take in over 3,000 square feet of a cool cylindrical home with an original metal round top. It’s a modern structure that can house up to 14 guests, so take advantage of it for your next group trip.

Is there anything more serene than a hidden treehouse with a koi pond? On top of that, the Airbnb includes handmade furniture and of course, a hot tub.


New Orleans, Louisiana

Do New Orleans right with Airbnb Plus’s elevated carriage house that includes a saltwater pool. It’s a historic home that’s over 120 years old with pieces that antique furniture lovers will appreciate!

Coming in with another pick from Berk that’s a rental originally built in 1878. And all the rooms are furnished by the Brooklyn-based creative agency Pieces by An Aesthetic Pursuit. Art and design enthusiasts won’t be able to get enough.

Let’s go back to the water with a retro waterfront cabin in Maryland. It has an indoor fireplace, outdoor fire pit, kayaks, canoes, and more allowing you to really take in the surrounding area.


Chatham, Massachusetts

New England charm is the name of the game for this Airbnb Luxe rental. There’s a line of rocking chairs on the porch where you can soak in the sunset and it’s also a quick drive into downtown Chatham where you can grab an authentic clam chowder.


Stevensville, Michigan

A-frame cabins appear to be popular on Airbnb, but what makes this Michigan choice different is its direct access to Lake Michigan. Head up there for a lakeside getaway like no other!

If you’ve never stayed in a dome before, give it a try! It’s a dream experience that will literally have you reaching for the stars.


Long Beach, Mississippi

Breathtaking gulf views are what you’ll get with Mississippi’s sage green waterfront cottage. Don’t worry, in addition to the beach, it’s near restaurants and nightlife, too!

Lake views and luxury linens in a custom-built treehouse?! Say less. It’s the ultimate place to unwind and take a breather.

Ever thought about renting a private island on a lake in Montana? Enter: this Airbnb in Montana with nearly 1,000 feet of waterfront and a private dock you and your guests can all to yourselves.

Hit up the heart of Omaha with friends or family in an adorable Airbnb that’s close to everything. You’ll be just minutes away from the zoo, historic downtown market, and more.

The golden house may be in the middle of nowhere, but sometimes a desert moment alone or with friends is the way to go. A stay here also grants you access to 80 acres of land letting you take in as much of the scenery as possible. Note: all reservations require a minimum two-day stay.


Jackson, New Hampshire

Go big with the views of New Hampshire’s solar-certified house. Don’t wait, plan a mountain getaway and finally be one with nature.


Asbury Park, New Jersey

Follow in Bruce Springsteen’s footsteps and go to the city that inspired the band’s music. It’s an old meets new space that’s a renovated beach property with a massive heated pool just four blocks from the beach.


Sandia Park, New Mexico

Ready for top-notch skyline views in New Mexico? Book this modern, four-bedroom Airbnb you’ll never want to leave. Plus, it comfortably fits up to eight people.

Whether you’re an out-of-towner or a Big Apple dweller looking to avoid the hustle and bustle of the city, here’s an Airbnb in the Adirondack Mountains for you. It’s a two-person rental with an 18-inch indoor waterfall and daily massages provided for guests. (Yes, you read that right.)


Columbus, North Carolina

This is an opportunity to stay in a decked-out shipping container vacation rental. It was designed and built by three siblings, and there’s a pond, hot tub, fire pit, and more standout amenities to look forward to.


Bismarck, North Dakota

A downtown dream house is waiting for you in North Dakota. The natural sunlight and contrasting black walls is what makes this Airbnb a hidden, affordable gem if you ever find yourself in the area.

A husband and wife duo started the construction of this cabin in 2019 and now you’ll be able to reap the rewards of their labor. The bold black exterior and full view windows are a favorite among renters.

Calling huge squads of 16! Add Oklahoma to your list, thanks to this Airbnb. The natural views, outdoor fire pit, game room, and EV charger makes it a versatile stay worth having on your radar.

Oregon’s newest state park Sitka Sedge borders the brand new oceanfront listing and it’s a true sight to see. Not only are the beach views exceptional, it’s a big space that’s able to hold up to 16 people.


Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania

Treat yourself to one of the best rentals the Poconos has to offer. It’s just lovely and has a game room, hot tub, and more. Go ahead, set up that ideal, quick weekend getaway with friends!

Make your way to the wonders of Puerto Rico, courtesy of a rainforest Airbnb retreat. It’s tucked away in the lush El Yunque rainforest with the most impressive modern design. Not only are the starry views glorious, there’s a heated saltwater pool and a private hiking trail.

The fresh decor that can be found in Newport is hands down worth the trip. All in all, the attention is in the details like the marble bathroom floors and restored timber.


Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

A Hilton Head villa over the summer is definitely the move. This coastal Airbnb Luxe oasis sleeps up to 16 with a plunge pool, Tiki bar, and overall, a resort-quality outdoor space you’ve only dreamed of.


Elk Point, South Dakota

You can also consider rejuvenation at an award-winning timber frame treehouse. It’s a rare property that often sells out as it’s situated around an abundance of wildlife. Book it while you can!


Spring City, Tennessee

Leave it to Airbnb to have a hand-sculpted cottage that’s basically out of a storybook. Not only is the creative space beautiful to look at, its surrounding panoramic mountain and valley views are unmatched.

Searching for a remote, off-the-grid getaway? Near Big Bend National Park, here’s a rental that’s appeared on HGTV’s Mighty Tiny Houses. See it for yourself and you won’t be disappointed.


St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands

Allow Airbnb Luxe to provide you with a next-level Caribbean getaway featuring nine bathrooms and 13 bedrooms. If you want something extra grand and splurge-worthy, you’ve come to the right rental.

Interested in a cozier rental? Head to Park City’s serene lodge with a huge hot tub that’s perfect after a dip in the home’s pool. Ski access is only a few minutes away, but if you come in the warmer months, don’t miss out on the area’s hiking trails.

A group of sculptors in the 80’s organically shaped the property and it’s a great place to soak up the natural beauty of Vermont’s small towns. It’s a space you’ll never forget!

Farmhouse decor fans will be drawn to this yurt in Virginia that’s right on a farm. It has reclaimed wood from the 80’s log cabin and sleeps up to 10 guests.


Waterville, Washington

Majestic sweeping views of the Columbia River is the centerpiece of the villa. We suggest visiting it over the holidays, with the snow around, you’ll feel like you’re in a snow globe.


Bloomery, West Virginia

Or why not take a glamping trip in an actual glamper that has a hot tub. It’s a distinct Airbnb that’s unlike the rest!

For a tranquil trip where you’ll do a whole lot of lounging and enjoying nature, go to Wisconsin. The Airbnb is made for relaxing and you’ll absolutely love it.

Last, but not least, immerse yourself in the earth by staying in a dome. There’s nothing like the bliss of watching the stars in a place like this.

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