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Airbnbs have become an essential part of travel for the world, and America of course. Multitudes of hosts provide unique and out of the box lodging opportunities for adventurists of every type, and finding a place to lay your head at night while exploring the country, has never been more exciting. Some Airbnbs listings rise above the rest, catching the eyes of wanderlusters everywhere, and from each state in the United States, including D.C. and Puerto Rico, these are the most wish-listed.
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In the early 1900s, this American Foursquare Home was constructed. Today it houses a handful of apartments with private entrances. This gem has glistening wood floors and a ship theme, utilizing items from the host’s sailing adventure around the world. Come enjoy historic Mobile Alabama in the most fitting place.
Just a short boat ride from Seward, Alaska, is a cluster of yurts that sit right on the ocean’s edge. The private area offers a once-in-a-lifetime outdoor experience in the breathtaking frontier. Kayaks are included and hiking trails are abundant. Enjoy the cozy circular place of refuge after a day of adventure.
Come visit one of the most sought after areas in Arizona, Sedona‘s red rocks. From the casita, you will have unbelievable glimpses of the famous terrain. Floor to ceiling windows and skylights further expose guests to the natural wonders. There is also a stunning pool and a completely private hot tub.
Arkansas has some seriously lovely Airbnb‘s, which are all highly rated and incredibly scenic. But this English stone cottage has hosted hundreds of people while maintaining its five-star rating. Quaint and charming, the surroundings are equally as pretty. Enjoy a lily pad filled pond and proximity to the Buffalo River.
When in California, you’ll have your pick of incredible Airbnb stays. If you’re looking for somewhere fun, stay in a Pirates of the Caribbean themed oasis. In addition to a tropical cottage, guests are surrounded by an overflow of lush foliage, really neat places to lounge like a hot tub and tipi, and a multitude of nooks and crannies that will definitely remind you of an island somewhere. Don’t forget the seashell covered outdoor tub.
Enjoy the modern flair of Denver, while also a dose of history when you stay at this 1800s carriage house which used to be home to horses. Adorned with brick and earthy design, the Airbnb Plus is an incredibly fitting option when coming to one of Colorado’s favorite cities.
Connecticut’s most wish-listed Airbnb is this cozy cabin. The cabin was built in the 1930s and still emanates its original aesthetics with a few present-day upgrades. Enjoy proximal private beach access, and the most exciting feature, a Finnish sauna.
Who knew an old potting shed could have such potential? Well, the hosts of this tiny home did. Located amongst an organic garden, the listing epitomizes Airbnb’s. Aside from being bright and adorable, staying at the abode also means delicious farm to table meals.
Florida is full of cool Airbnb stays. This unique Geneva, Florida, however, is unlike anywhere else on this list. It’s an active hanger, and place where classic cars are maintenanced and exudes all the gritty industrial aesthetics of any mechanic buff’s dreams. There’s even a bar!
There are amazing listings in Atlanta, Savannah, and Dahlonega, but Rising Fawn in North Georgia, close to Tennessee, is a magical place to be. This yurt is located amongst cherry blossoms and native Georgia trees. The setting is tucked away on Lookout Mountain from where you can also see the city lights of Chattanooga.
Looking for a dreamy treehouse Airbnb? Head to Hawaii. Beautifully designed by master treehouse constructors, the stunning structure suspends over a lava tube amongst the rainforest. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park borders the edge of the property and offers a wealth of exploration and adventure.
Idaho might be one of the best-kept secrets in all of America, and the locals know this. Mountains, sparkling rivers, pristine lakes and trendy cities awaits in the potato state. With scenery that rivals Wyoming and Montana, Island Park is both a harsh and beautiful place to stay, particularly in the winter. Come to snowmobile, fish, hike, all while staying in a gorgeous cabin.
This Chicago space is the most wish-listed Airbnb in Illinois, of course. The apartment has exposed brick and a rooftop deck to soak in the views. To make the deal even sweeter, the Airbnb Plus is actually quite affordable, being well under $100 a night.
Glamping has become a popular trend on Airbnb, and by staying in this beautiful shed located on a Fort Wayne, Indiana property you’ll have many “luxury camping” perks. The space is small of course, but fresh and stylish, with lots of little touches that make it extra special. Like hot chocolate! Enjoy the outdoor Chimenea while making s’mores.
Historical charm is front and center within this beautiful Iowa home, which was built in the 1800s. But you can be certain there are many modern touches, like the chef’s kitchen which is absolutely breathtaking. The porch has phenomenal views, and you’ll also catch a glimpse of the river.
Come stay on a quaint farm in Ellsworth, Kansas, where you’ll find lush pastures and the most beautiful limestone cottage. Previously used for farm operations, the hosts have lovingly made it home. It’s rich with years of age and is just downright super cute. Enjoy the refreshing farm surroundings while retreating.
This cabin right on a river is perfect for both fishing and kayaking. Come for an escape in the woods, where you can dine facing outward to the water or snuggle by the outdoor fire pit. During the day you can explore exciting local attractions other than the water, such as caves!
Colors burst from this Creole-style cottage which also features a lovely outdoor garden surrounded patio. Inside is so full of light, and it’s a pleasure to prep meals and enjoy a Louisiana style dinner right within your Airbnb Plus. New Orleans is one of the most exciting destinations in the state, and this listing does it justice.
The elegant cottage is located not far from Freeport, which is on the coast of Maine. It’s a great seaside town with Whoopie pies and a neat flagship location for L.L.Bean. With striking modern accents meeting warm wood and natural materials, the Airbnb Plus is what we strive to find in an Instagram worthy escape.
The historic stunner is right next door to the Naval Academy. Fittingly so, you’ll find upscale coastal decor adorning the interior spaces. Those glossy dark wood floors pair seamlessly with navy and lighter shades of color. Come experience the history of Annapolis.
So many storybook style Airbnb‘s are wish listed by hopeful travelers, or even those planning weddings. This Massachusetts cottage sits in the Berkshires of the western part of the state. Formerly belonging to a sculptor, the cone-shaped abode is simply dreamy. To top it all off, outside there is a peaceful brook and gardens.
This apartment is nothing short of a work of art, as it bursts at the seams with history and the most elegant design. Just downstairs guests will find treasures while shopping, or a robust espresso at one of the cafés. You will feel like royalty when staying in a beautiful building. Grand Traverse beaches are just minutes away if you can break away from the scenic grounds.
From trendy downtown apartments to waterside cabins, Minnesota is an undersung jewel when it comes to vacation rentals. This historic loft is in downtown Minneapolis and exudes all the old-age charm while feeling very contemporary. Gorgeous wood floors and exposed fixtures give it that yesteryear feel, but sleek furniture and fun accents like hammocks hanging from posts bring it to the present time.
In a historically rich neighborhood of Jackson, Mississippi is the House of Seven Gables, which is a Tudor style home with years of enrichment under its belt. The suite emanates all of the old school appeals, but like many historic Airbnb’s, modern upgrades have been added. The space has a totally private entrance, so no interactions needed. Be sure to enjoy the local restaurants.
The Magic Tipi Retreat takes the Native American style tent and brings it to a Glamping level. A deck surrounds the picturesque structure, making for a wonderful spot to lounge. There’s also a firepit for endless nights under the Missouri sky. A temperature-controlled bathhouse, which is also quite adorable, provides shower amenities. It’s hard to find a tent experience quite this perfect!
Open fields, back round mountains and a log cabin—this is a true Montana experience. Lounge on the porch in comfy Adirondack chairs while taking in the view, pick veggies from the onsite organic garden, scramble provided free-range eggs for breakfast. Folks who stay here will be immersed in some of the prettiest farmland ever.
With a wood-burning fireplace, the little red cabin is ready to welcome you any time of the year. Formerly the workshop of the host’s grandfather, a lot of meaning resides here. Farm animals and just a really snuggly atmosphere await those either passing through or coming to stay for a while.
Just one hour from the flashing lights of the Vegas Strip is a dude ranch, where guests come to ride horses and experience rodeo events. The tiny place is the perfect vessel to call home for a few days. The stars are insanely vibrant and best viewed from the rooftop deck. Come explore the Mojave desert, while in your own private getaway.
Stay on a New Hampshire mountainside, with views all the way to Boston. The cottage belongs in a magazine, with its live tree posts, clawfoot tub, and antique restored kitchen stove. With all of the wood accents, the environment manages to stay bright and light. Somehow, just being inside the home, makes one truly feel like they are in New Hampshire.
While there are cool rentals near the boardwalk in Atlantic City, folks just tend to love this cabin by the lake. Dark wood paneling fits surprisingly well with the intricate stone fireplace. The kids will love the upstairs loft space for plenty of cuddly nights.
Everyone’s favorite New Mexico listing couldn’t be more visually appropriate. The Adobe construction of the flower surrounded casita is authentic and so pretty! Aside from all the interior basics, there’s a gorgeous patio to enjoy meals out on, followed by a soak in the luxurious hot tub. Located on Highway 28, the location is excellent.
Come stay in exciting Manhattan, right amongst all the great sites and transportation of NYC. The open concept loft is contemporary while donning brick walls and other enriching attributes. Floor to ceiling windows allows guests to peer right into the famous neighborhood. And the best part? A terrace with a view, perfect for enjoying a bottle of wine or a slice of cheesecake as the sun sets.
An architectural masterpiece, the most wish-listed Airbnb in North Carolina is in the mountain town of Asheville. Facing outward toward the mountains is the sleekest, polished, and out of the box design, one could find anywhere in the state. This place is totally different, and a fun change-up for a mountain getaway. Unusual restaurants, hikes, scenic drives—these are just a few reasons to visit the area.
The charm of this industrial apartment is immeasurable. This is exactly what you would hope to find in any restored location. Exposed pipework in the ceiling, glossy floors that have been brought back to life, plenty of brick and modern-day furniture that ties it all together. If you’re going to visit Fargo, North Dakota, this place is right within downtown.
Have you ever wanted to stay in a repurposed shipping container? This is your chance. The exterior has remained relatively unchanged from its original form, but inside you’ll find a lovely haven. Nestled amongst the forests of Ohio, the location is private and just what one might need for a little self-reflection. Bonus, you’ll be right along the river.
For your future reference, Oklahoma has some quite stunning cabin locations. This particular one is loved for many reasons. First of all, there are three stories, and looking over the rail down to the fireplace is breathtaking. Views include glimpses of the lake and surrounding mountains, so this is an idyllic stay in nature. Of course, the cabin itself is very new in appearance.
The Oregon coast is dramatically scenic, so it makes sense everyone’s favorite Oregon rental would be in Oceanside. The A-frame has a very beachside feel, with shiplap interiors and plenty of open windows to peer out. Our favorite feature would likely be all of that amazing outdoor deck space to breathe in those ocean breezes.
Inspired by fire towers out in the western states of the country, this retreat is a dream for both kids, and kids at heart. Climb ladders, dine outside, take in the Pennsylvania landscape—this is a completely unique option when visiting the state. The town is just a few minutes away while the rental itself feels relatively secluded.
In a quaint nook of Rhode Island is this small cottage stocked with all your needs for a peaceful stay. Being right on the lake, a beach is nearby and can be reached on foot. Enjoy the snug ambiance while having a meal in, or head to one of the fantastic local restaurants, which we hear includes some awesome Italian.
Sitting beneath a cedar tree and adorned with cedar siding, the themed Airbnb Plus is beloved by visitors for a million eclectic reasons. A stay will brighten the mood and connect you with the southern coastal town. Bikes and beach gear are available for guests to use. One can really get the Charleston vibe while at this tiny charmer.
What better way to experience the Southern Black Hills of South Dakota than in an honest bunking cabin on a working ranch? Its authentic appearance is both welcoming and true to the area, which is quite endearing. Those traveling with horses will even have a place for their animals to stay as well. Hot springs are nearby as well.
A vintage cabin has been converted into a southern beauty that will sweep guests off their feet. The bright space is clean-cut and full of modern, naturalistic appeal, and it’s within the limits of Nashville. Completely unique when compared to city stays, the best of both worlds are here. Pick your own garden veggies, and let the kids enjoy amazing outdoor spaces at this Airbnb Plus.
With old school elongated design, the shotgun house was dreamily reimagined by Chip and Joanna Gaines, in an earlier Fixer Upper episode. So ultimate fans will appreciate this, along with the signature country style. Bonus, the Silos and the Gaines’ market is just one block away. That means tasty restaurants nearby too.
The brick construction has a quirky layout and sleek interior design. Touches here and there further help it live up to its artsy status. Located among a trendy neighborhood in Salt Lake City, guests can walk to grab that morning fresh baked muffin and steamy latte. A world of outdoor adventure is just beyond the bustle and buildings.
Vermont could be appreciated at its greatest at this old schoolhouse turned Airbnb, which has been meticulously renovated to preserve character. Jaws will drop when the back porch is revealed. Outside awaits a hot tub and barrel sauna, for either summer or winter. The Green Mountain views take it all to the next level.
Dreams come true at this enchanting earth house, which has welcomed hundreds of delighted dreamers and imaginations. Whether just a fan of intricate craftsmanship or a cosplayer looking to take super awesome pictures, the abode with whimsical attributes and circular doors welcomes you. Sink into an artisan world of wonder, and just have fun.
Overlooking the Salish Sea, this listing is actually a private room with an unbelievable spot to gaze out toward the ocean. Draped in forest foliage, the place is Instagram gold, and also has access to a spacious deck with hot tub. The interior is modern, featuring picture windows for maximum viewing.
Apparently people want to go back to school in West Virginia. Stay in a 1997 school bus that has been converted into a comfortable escape ideal for couples. Almost everything you need is within the vehicle, but guests can use the restroom in the main house. The location is along a cute country road, and it’s hard not to fall in love.
There are a lot of cool places to visit in Wisconsin. So in general, there are a lot of wish-listed properties. But this tranquil and private river retreat wins most of the votes. The polished aesthetics of the cabin are ambient and welcoming, and we love the subtle Japanese attributes found both inside and out.
This location offers some of the best perspectives of Wyoming terrain. You have both the wide-open fields, and the stunning mountains, as you’ll be residing in the foothills. Just one hour away is Jackson Hole, where you can find elite ski resorts and great food, but this location has a lot of perks of its own. Snowmobile, kayak, hike—there’s always something to do regardless of the season.
Overlooking the mountains and water, this listing is technically dubbed a glamping site. However, luxury oozes from every corner. Stay in the clear A-frame from which you can see the surrounding flowers. Enjoy a soak in the jacuzzi, or find one of the numerous scenic nooks to lounge. A massage therapist is even on hand to further enhance the relaxation.
Washington D.C. is more than politics. Unique neighborhoods provide an enriching getaway, and of course, there are a lot of historical sites to see. Numerous listings are English style basements, which have been lavishly converted with high-end design creating an affordable place to say for any and all who travel through. This particular option has brick walls and an open feel that defies traditional basements.