Summer is here and there’s no better time for a long weekend getaway.
Kids are off from school, working parents tend to have more flexible schedules, and the weather in many parts of the country is gorgeous during this season.
Whether you’re looking for a beachside locale or an escape to the mountains, there’s a vacation destination for everyone.
In recent years, tiny homes have become all the rage. People can’t get enough of these small abodes. They somehow manage to incorporate all the must-haves while remaining adorably quaint in size!
Airbnb, the premier online resource for vacation rentals, offers plenty of tiny homes for rent. When using this hospitality e-service, planning a weekend getaway this summer is a total breeze!
If you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, a jaunt in the woods can be just what the doctor ordered. Check out these 20 woodland tiny homes that are perfect for your next vacay!
1. Clinton, Washington
This 165-square-foot abode was featured on HGTV’s Tiny House, Big Living. The charming home is on a private wooded farm and features a loft bed with a skylight above — all the better to fall asleep under the stars!
2. Hulbert, Oklahoma
A walking trail roughly 100 yards from the tiny house leads you straight to Fort Gibson Lake. You can even build a fire in the fire pit and roast marshmallows while you enjoy the beautiful scenery.
3. Franklin, New Hampshire
This New Hampshire tiny house gives you the best of all possible viewpoints! It’s situated so you can see a mountain on one side and a granite cliff on the other.
4. Sherwood, Oregon
This colorful little house is situated in the woods near several wonderful Oregon wineries. It’s also located within just a short drive of Portland!
5. Mount Pleasant, Michigan
This tiny retreat is just 198 square feet but has everything a visitor could possibly need. Hiking trails wind throughout the 20-acre property, and you can explore an additional 60 acres of woodlands at the nearby Audubon Nature Preserve.
6. Hardwick, Vermont
The quaint Alder Brook Cottage has been featured in Boston Magazine, among other publications. The rustic tiny cabin is surrounded by a stream and 1,400 acres of forest. Caspian Lake, Hill Farmstead Brewery, and Jasper Hill Farm are a few of the nearby attractions.
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7. Aptos, California
The Mushroom Dome Cabin is the No. 1 Airbnb in the world for number of reservations! The tiny house has a geodesic dome loft and a large deck nestled among the trees in a forested area of Northern California, and the owners promise you’ll “feel like you’re in a tree house in the woods.”
8. Tyringham, Massachusetts
The Silo Studio Cottage looks like something out of a fairy tale! The charming tiny house is located on the Santarella Estate in the Berkshires, and it was once the summer studio of sculptor Henry Hudson Kitson. A brook and gardens are just outside the door.
9. Freeport, Michigan
This woodland tiny house is located in a secluded and peaceful part of rural Michigan. It’s perfectly situated for a walk in the woods or a nice picnic.
10. Marlboro, New York
The unique Glass House located in the Hudson Valley has been featured in the New York Times and on the Today show. It’s only 90 minutes north of New York City, but the acres of hilly surroundings make visitors feel like they’re in a whole other world.
11. Georgetown, Colorado
The Cricket, a tiny house located right next to Clear Creek in an aspen grove, was built in 1920. At just 360 square feet, this rustic cabin will make for a wonderful retreat for some peaceful solitude.
12. Sedro-Woolley, Washington
At just 242 square feet, this tiny cabin makes for a wonderful forest escape. It has a wooden covered deck, allowing visitors to look out and enjoy the woodland views.
13. Durham, North Carolina
This 120-square-foot tiny house features a loft where you can sleep soundly nestled among the trees. It’s perfect for those seeking a simple, rustic retreat.
14. Lake Placid, New York
This eco-friendly tiny home is both stylish and comfy. It’s just minutes from the village of Lake Placid and Saranac Lake — ideal for anyone looking for a vacation in the Adirondacks!
15. Atlanta, Georgia
While this tree house is technically located in Atlanta, just minutes from the downtown area, the secluded tiny house manages to provide an “urban retreat” in a totally unique way. The Southern-style treehouse was named Airbnb’s No. 1 most wish-listed property in the world in 2016 and 2017 and has been featured on the Today show and on Treehouse Masters: Ultimate Treehouse IV, as well as in Architectural Digest, Travel + Leisure, and Harper’s Bazaar.
16. Jamaica, Vermont
Looking like something straight out of a folk tale, the whimsical Apple Blossom Cottage in Vermont is located in the peaceful Green Mountains.
17. Guemes Island, Washington
This modern tiny house was newly built in 2015 and features works by local artists and craftspeople. It’s located on Guemes Island in Washington, accessible by ferry. Immerse in the beautiful surroundings by hiking, riding bikes, and walking on the beach.
18. Swannanoa, North Carolina
This tiny house known as the Nest might look like it’s totally secluded, but it’s actually only 15 minutes from downtown Asheville! This 300-square-foot cabin is perfect for a quick taste of mountain life, with an outdoor fire pit and surrounding forest.
19. Lakeside, Montana
This tiny house is one of four modern small abodes located on 10 acres near Stoner Creek. It’s within walking distance of the Flathead Lake waterfront park and surrounded by a tranquil woodland setting.
20. Acadia, Maine
The Coyote’s Den is a rustic tent-cabin nestled in the woods of Acadia. Prior guests have raved about the beautiful land and the cozy, peaceful location.