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Offering a diverse mix of natural beauty, cowboy culture and big cities, Texas offers a wide range of travel experiences. One of the best ways to explore the Lone Star State is by staying in one of these super-cool tiny houses, which offer pint-sized spaces packed with luxury amenities and cozy interiors. While everything else is bigger in Texas, these tiny house accommodations on Airbnb and VRBO are sustainable, affordable and simply adorable.
Located in Hondo, this dreamy tiny house Airbnb with floor-to-ceiling windows offers a romantic getaway. Surrounded by 72 acres of rolling hills, you’ll have complete privacy and seclusion as you enjoy the home’s biggest perk – its glass walls that open up to endless views of the pristine nature. A perfect spot to get away from it all, you can roll out the queen-size bed and soak up the views of the starry skies at night with the one you love, and if you’re up for an adventure San Antonio is just an hour away.
Head to the charming town of Wimberley and stay at this tiny house VRBO, which was constructed and curated by a local graphic designer and his wife. In addition to a fully equipped kitchen, Roku TV and designer decor, there’s a queen-size loft bed and sofa bed with memory foam mattresses. Outdoors is just as alluring, featuring a private fenced yard with lights hung from the trees, featuring two decks as well as a hot tub for two, charcoal grill, picnic table and a double hammock.
One of the coolest tiny house rentals in the U.S., this small space in Waco is the perfect spot to try tiny house living. Equipped with a custom Murphy bed with a queen-size mattress, you’ll sleep easy after whipping up a meal in the kitchen or enjoying the view from the dining table. You’ll probably spend the bulk of your time on the spacious rooftop deck, which features adjustable LED rail lights that set the scene for a romantic night stargazing.
Less than an hour from Austin you’ll find this tiny house Airbnb in Wimberley. The space mixes contemporary style with a 1960s flair and features an open living/kitchen area with lots of natural light and a spacious loft with a king-size bed. Escape to nature in the outdoor space, which boasts a wrap-around two-level deck with a hot tub, hammock chairs, charcoal grill and fire ring. When you’re ready for outdoor recreation, explore the gorgeous scenery, spring-fed swimming holes, shops, restaurants and wineries, breweries and distilleries the Texas Hill Country is known for. If this tiny house isn’t available for your dates, check out the host’s other tiny house listings on Airbnb.
Sitting on a small hill and facing a creek-wrought “canyon” area, this tiny farmhouse in Dripping Springs, Texas is a dream for nature lovers. Gaze out the big windows to admire the scenic ranch or enjoy a meal with your family on the farm tables on the inviting outdoor porch. It features a fully equipped kitchen with a Keurig coffee machine and 14-foot-tall ceilings and is conveniently located near many breweries, distilleries and wineries as well as family-friendly attractions.
Sitting on a small hill and facing a creek-wrought “canyon” area, this tiny farmhouse in Dripping Springs is a dream for nature lovers. Gaze out the big windows to admire the scenic ranch or enjoy a meal with your family on the farm tables on the inviting outdoor porch. It features a fully equipped kitchen with a Keurig coffee machine as well as 14-foot-tall ceilings and is conveniently located near many family-friendly attractions. You can even wander the farm and admire its spring-fed creek or say hello to the donkeys and horses on-site.
Offering easy access to Waco’s top attractions, this picture-perfect Forest Cottage Airbnb is ideal for couples and solo travelers. Along with a king-size bed, large shower and coffee maker, you can enjoy its outdoor deck that’s tucked away in the forest and offers complete privacy. Cook on the gas grill on the deck and watch the nature surrounding you, then unwind with a long, hot shower with the tankless (never-ending) water heater or stream your favorite shows from the projector with HDMI access.
While Austin has plenty of cool hotels to stay in, why not try this tiny house Airbnb? Offering access to 15 acres of creekside trails, you can spend your days lounging in the hammock and warming up by the fire under the stars. It’s got a stylish interior with a full kitchen and lounge space, but you’ll need to climb few steps to reach the cozy space with the bed. Some of Austin’s top attractions are nearby, such as the Hamilton Pool, Reimers Ranch and Pedernales Falls.
Featured on the popular Netflix TV show ‘Tiny House Nation’, this adorable Airbnb in Magnolia offers 400 square feet of professionally decorated and furnished space. The home features a Japanese-themed design and massive slide-outs that create a large space, as well as a fully-equipped gourmet kitchen with complimentary coffee, fold-out dining table and 42” TV with Apple TV. One of its coolest features is the fireplace swivel mount that rotates from living to master rooms. Nature lovers will appreciate the 14-acre property, which features a fruit orchard, organic garden, bass-stocked fishing pond and plenty of bird-watching opportunities.
Located in Spicewood, this luxury tiny home not only offers a well-appointed interior but also boasts an inviting exterior with seating for four, an outdoor fire pit and hillside views. Just 25 miles from downtown Austin, the location feels secluded. Enjoy its modern amenities, including a flat-screen Smart TV, washer/dryer, full kitchen and coffee maker, while lake lovers will find its location convenient, just a 5-minute drive from the boat ramp community on Lake Travis.
This tiny house packs a punch with its pint-size space, featuring a queen-size bed, 40” Smart TV and kitchenette. It features a private gated entrance and a lighted path that leads to the tiny house and its pergola where you can enjoy your morning coffee. Start your day off right with the complimentary breakfast, which includes favorites such as oatmeal, cereal and muffins, then make your way to Galveston’s beaches, which are just 5 blocks away and an easy walk.
This hidden treasure tiny house in Weatherford offers the ultimate peace and quiet, providing a secluded refuge for two guests. In addition to fast Wi-Fi and Roku, it comes with homemade baked organic wheat products such as cinnamon rolls and bread, a Keurig coffee maker and other snacks. The entire four acres is yours to explore, featuring a fire pit area, pergola with cozy seating a gas grill and an outdoor porch, while indoor is a stylish space with a large picture window and Murphy bed.
Experience luxury but in a unique way at this beautifully renovated shipping container. It boasts a rooftop deck with a fire pit as well as a luxurious pedestal tub, velvet blue sofa and kitchen bar table. Escape the city bustle and relax on the urban farm located in the heart of Keller, where you can enjoy easy access to the dining district in Roanoke, the Texas Motor Speedway and DFW International Airport just a few miles away.
Located in Johnson City, this Green Casita VRBO feels worlds away from urban life. Accommodating up to five, it’s one of the larger tiny houses on this list with two bedrooms. The 55-acre property is surrounded by hill country views and features modern amenities such as a 60” Smart TV with Direct TV, Wi-Fi and kitchen with a coffee maker, electric burner and retro-size SMEG fridge. If you prefer outdoor cooking, take advantage of the full-size pellet grill on the covered deck. It’s an easy drive to the wineries in Fredericksburg and Driftwood, while state parks, swimming holes and boutique/antique shopping are also nearby.