These Airbnb and VRBO properties not only offer a great escape, they are incredibly different, and definitely a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience something new during a year when we’re all ready to get out of our own space.
Hobbit House in Broadway, Va.
Any Lord of the Rings fan will love spending time living as a Hobbit! Replicated after J.R.R. Tolkien’s famous novel, this Hobbit House is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains and has been handcrafted for a unique getaway.
Pier House in Solomons, Md.
Water views are nice but what if you could stay on top of the water? This house is right on the pier, offering a full top to bottom view of the Patuxent River and Chesapeake Bay.
Waterfall Cottage in Front Royal, Va.
This house comes with its own private lake and waterfall! Nestled in the farmland surrounding the Blue Ridge Mountains, this charming cottage is secluded and peaceful. I should know, I have stayed here myself and highly recommend it!
La Soledad Lavender Farm Barn in Harpers Ferry, W.Va.
Surround yourself with fields of lavender by renting this rustic chic barn located on a working lavender farm.
Harbour House Houseboat in Cambridge, Md.
Enjoy the gentle sway of the tide as you relax in this houseboat with beautiful views from all sides!
Fisherman’s Paradise in Deep Creek Lake, Md.
This house sits mere steps to the Savage River and is an angler’s dream. Any house guests will surely love the fresh fish for dinner, too!
Tiny Beach House in Ocean City, Md.
Experience the sunshine of the beach and the novelty of staying in a tiny house!
Cove Point Lighthouse Keeper’s House in Lusby, Md.
Spend a night in the oldest continuously operating lighthouse in Maryland for spectacular views of the Chesapeake Bay and access to the lighthouse.
Cozy Treehouse and a Cozy School Bus in Shepherdstown, W.Va.
Live like the Swiss Family Robinson in a treehouse! Also located on the same property—a converted School Bus that is also available to rent. Both are minutes away from downtown Shepherdstown and 15 minutes from Harpers Ferry.