Last Updated March 2, 2021 3/2/2021

16 Most Romantic Vacation Rentals in the U.S.

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Ready to score brownie points with your loved one? Skip the roses this year – instead plan a romantic excursion away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life while exploring somewhere new. Airbnb and Vrbo boast a long list of cuddle-worthy digs across the nation that offer a memorable retreat for two, many with alluring perks such as hot tubs and secluded locales with private nature views. Whether you’re looking for a change of scenery or re-ignite the flame, these romantic vacation rentals in the U.S. offer the perfect setting for a couple’s getaway.

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Come Relax and Bring Your Fishing Pole - Big Lake, Mount Vernon, WA
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Come Relax and Bring Your Fishing Pole - Big Lake, Mount Vernon, Washington

Come Relax and Bring Your Fishing Pole - Big Lake, Mount Vernon, WA

It doesn’t get more romantic than this fairytale getaway in Big Lake, Washington. The 6-acre private retreat is just a short drive from the tulip fields in nearby Mount Vernon, while the area surrounding the cabin features a private pond for swimming and fishing. Inside, there’s a queen-size bed and cozy living room, as well as satellite TV and a fully stocked kitchen. There’s also a BBQ grill, full-size washer/dryer and firewood for the fire pit.

Romantic Creekside Cabin in a Redwood Forest - Guerneville, CA
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Romantic Creekside Cabin in a Redwood Forest - Guerneville, California

Romantic Creekside Cabin in a Redwood Forest - Guerneville, CA

Plan a romantic retreat for two at this beautiful cabin in California. Nestled among the towering redwoods, the cedar cabin is hand-built, lovingly maintained and boasts modern furnishings. A blend of rustic and cozy, you can snuggle up on the couch and keep warm with the wood stove or enjoy a soak in the cedar hot tub surrounded by nature views. It also features high-speed Wi-Fi, a full kitchen and an outdoor area with a picnic table and seating.

Secluded Cabin near Nashville - Goodlettsville, TN
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Secluded Cabin near Nashville - Goodlettsville, Tennessee

Secluded Cabin near Nashville - Goodlettsville, TN

Located near Nashville, this charming cabin offers a remote setting for couples who want to escape the big-city bustle. Built from reclaimed materials, it boasts a vintage interior with a plush leather couch and pristine forest views seen through its floor-to-ceiling windows. Wake up to 180-degree outdoor views, then warm up next to the indoor fireplace or relax on the large outdoor terrace.

Octagonal Glass Treehouse in Berkshires - Otis, MA
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Octagonal Glass Treehouse in Berkshires - Otis, Massachusetts

Octagonal Glass Treehouse in Berkshires - Otis, MA

Set on 7 acres, this unique octagonal glass treehouse in the Berkshires offers the perfect setting for a couples trip. In addition to a serene setting, its charming interior features a wood-burning fireplace and floor-to-ceiling windows for taking in the gorgeous natural surroundings. Outside, there’s a large deck with a grill and outdoor dining and seating.

Oceanside A-Frame - Oceanside, OR
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Oceanside A-Frame - Oceanside, Oregon

Oceanside A-Frame - Oceanside, OR

The coast of Oregon is one of the most romantic spots in the U.S., and this A-frame Airbnb showcases it on full display from its large windows. In addition to providing panoramic ocean views from its hillside location, this coastal gem boasts a large private deck for taking in the views. which stretch from Cape Meares to Cape Lookout. The wood-burning stove is ideal for chilly nights, while the upper loft is a cozy spot to unwind after a day of beach strolling. Kick back on the terrace chairs hand-in-hand and feel your stress melting away.

10 Private Wooded Acres on Texter Mountain with Hot Tub - Robesonia, PA
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10 Private Wooded Acres on Texter Mountain with Hot Tub - Robesonia, Pennsylvania

10 Private Wooded Acres on Texter Mountain with Hot Tub - Robesonia, PA

This Pennsylvania Vrbo was seemingly plucked straight out of a fairytale. Its rural mountain location and cozy living spaces make it an ideal getaway for love birds, set on almost 10 wooded acres. Spend your time relaxing in the hot tub on the patio and cooking steaks on the propane grill. Afterward, warm-up near the outdoor fireplace or enjoy a cup of Joe from the Keurig coffee maker. If that’s not even relaxation for you, there’s also an indoor Jacuzzi. Ready to explore? You can stroll the woods and walk along the tranquil creek.

Romantic Getaway at Paradise Cottage - Boone, NC
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Romantic Getaway at Paradise Cottage - Boone, North Carolina

Romantic Getaway at Paradise Cottage - Boone, NC

This North Carolina cottage offers a quaint and secluded setting for getting that spark back. Enjoy the nature views while enjoying a cup of coffee or glass of wine on the wrap-around deck, then step inside to discover an inviting space to relax. In addition to custom-built chestnut furniture, it boasts exposed ceiling beams and a stone fireplace. In the evening, you can enjoy a leisurely walk around the property for the chance to spot deer near the apple trees.

Dreamy Tropical Tree House - Fern Forest, HI
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Dreamy Tropical Tree House

Dreamy Tropical Tree House - Fern Forest, HI

One of the top treehouse Airbnbs in the United States, this dreamy off-grid getaway in Hawaii is a slice of paradise for couples. Nestled 15-feet-high up in the canopy of Hawaii’s local flora, the bamboo treehouse features a wrap-around lanai with 360-degree views of the lush landscapes. One of the coolest features, however, is its bathroom windows that stretch from the floor to the ceiling, creating an indoor-outdoor effect. Feeling adventurous? Volcano National Park is just 10 miles away.

Joshua Tree Chalet - Twentynine Palms, CA
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Joshua Tree Chalet - Twentynine Palms, California

Joshua Tree Chalet - Twentynine Palms, CA

This Joshua Tree chalet offers a quiet escape in California’s most beautiful desert scenery. Soak in the alfresco tub and marvel at the pristine nature views or enjoy a night under the starry skies. The charming interior features unique touches, including a hanging chair, record player and telescope, and there’s even board games. It’s the perfect spot to disconnect and unplug as you spend quality time with your loved one.

Romantic Home with Private Pool - Wimberley, TX
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Romantic Home with Private Pool - Wimberley, Texas

Romantic Home with Private Pool - Wimberley, TX

For spectacular nature views, stay in Casa Artista, an amazing artist retreat perched on 25 acres in one of the most charming towns in Texas – Wimberley. It offers 360-degree views from its inviting infinity pool, hot tub and multiple outdoor decks, which boast comfy seating areas. Both sunsets and sunrise views are picture-perfect here. Relax on the plush king-size bed in the second-story master suite, enjoy a soak in the clawfoot bathtub or prepare a feast for two on the grill.

Charming Waterfront Cottage - Severna Park, MD
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Charming Waterfront Cottage - Severna Park, Maryland

Charming Waterfront Cottage - Severna Park, MD

It’s hard not to feel the romance vibes at this quaint waterfront cottage in Maryland. Start your day enjoying the view from the breakfast table on the covered porch, then enjoy a fun-filled day of swimming, fishing, kayaking and SUP. Sunrise views over the water are postcard-worthy, while happy hours at the lounge at the end of the dock make for the perfect way to wrap up your day. Alternatively, opt for a nap in the hammock, gather by the fire pit or relax on your private deck.

Upscale Cozy Cabin with Hot Tub - Asheville, NC
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Upscale Cozy Cabin with Hot Tub, Uber Downtown - Asheville, North Carolina

Upscale Cozy Cabin with Hot Tub - Asheville, NC

Escape to nature in this upscale cabin near downtown Asheville. Its cozy open-air porch is its biggest highlight, featuring a wood-burning stove and plush seating that is perfect for listening to the nature sounds and nearby creek. Spend your time soaking in the large private hot tub, following scenic hiking trails and making s’mores by the fire pit. A picnic table sits near a babbling creek, while the large backyard features fun outdoor games. Inside you’ll find a beautiful mix of trendy furnishings and rustic touches and a stylish loft bedroom.

Log Cabin with Spectacular Views & Hot Tub - Gatlinburg, TN
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Log Cabin with Spectacular Views & Hot Tub - Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Log Cabin with Spectacular Views & Hot Tub - Gatlinburg, TN

Tennessee is full of cozy cabin rentals, but this one-bedroom space is ideal for love birds looking to enjoy a nature-filled getaway. The Treetop Treasure offers true mountain romance with fantastic views of the Great Smoky Mountains. It not only boasts a wrap-around deck with a hot tub, grill and outdoor dining table, but there’s also a wood-burning fireplace, Smart TV and full-size pool table inside. After a long day of outdoor adventures, take advantage of the master suite’s comfortable king-size bed, soaking tub and walk-in shower. At night, you can stargaze from the hammock on the upper deck.

Willow Treehouse - Willow, NY
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Secluded Willow Treehouse

Willow Treehouse - Willow, NY

Nestled high amongst the trees and overlooking a swimmable pond, this incredible Airbnb in New York offers the perfect getaway for nature-loving and adventurous couples. Just 15 minutes from Woodstock, its inviting living space features large windows for nature viewing as well as a charming sleeping loft accessible by a ladder. Take in the 34 acres of untouched nature from the hot tub or get cozy by the fireplace while watching the spectacular sunsets.

Romantic Tree House Retreat with 15 Private Acres - Trion, GA
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Romantic Tree House Retreat with 15 Private Acres - Trion, Georgia

Romantic Tree House Retreat with 15 Private Acres - Trion, GA

Appealing to fun-loving couples, this magical treehouse in Georgia is a childhood dream come true. It boasts a luxury contemporary interior and open-plan living space, which pairs perfectly with its stunning views of Pigeon Mountain and 15 acres of private woodland. Perks include a fully-equipped kitchen, gas BBQ and screened balcony, as well as a romantic two-person soaking tub on a separate platform amongst the trees. To spot local wildlife, explore the nearby wooded trails home to deer, turkey and red cardinals.

Luxury Treehouse with Hot Tub, Fire Pit & Swing Bed - Blue Ridge, GA
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Luxury Treehouse with Hot Tub, Fire Pit & Swing Bed - Blue Ridge, Georgia

Luxury Treehouse with Hot Tub, Fire Pit & Swing Bed - Blue Ridge, GA

You can spend quality time together at this charming cabin in Blue Ridge, which offers an upscale living space and luxurious designer details. You’ll love the mountain views from the large windows and wrap-around decks, while the coffee bar, gas grill, outdoor patio with a double porch swing and fire pit are added perks. If you’ve got the kids in tow, there’s even bunk beds available. Best of all, its set on 4 acres overlooking the National Forest and has direct hiking access to scenic hiking trails.

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