Airbnb is about so much more than just finding a place to stay for a great price.
There are thousands of Airbnbs all over the world which are so unique and just jaw-dropping in terms of their design and location.
These Airbnbs are for you if you are totally turned off by stock standard hotel rooms and are after an all-around experience that you will remember for the rest of your life!
We’ve rounded up just 10 of the coolest and most unique Airbnbs around the world that we could find (there are many, many more!).
So get your travel inspiration flowing and explore 10 of these unbelievable spots where you can go and stay.
From the mountains to the cities to private islands and with prices starting at just £25 a night, there is a unique Airbnb on this list for every taste and every budget.
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1. The World Famous Seashell House - Isla Mujeres, Mexico
This house is world-renowned for its unique architecture that is a beautiful and outstanding nod to the sea. This incredible seashell house has a private pool, two bedrooms, a kitchenette and an incredible balcony.
This seashell house will take your breath away, you might not even want to leave to check out the surrounding beaches!
Located just 45 minutes from Cancun (via taxi and ferry), this is a prime location away from the tourist hustle and bustle of Cancun.
From £220 per night
2. Rental of the Medieval Keep - La Flocelliere, France
Have you always dreamed of staying in your very own castle? Well, you actually can now thanks to Airbnb!
This incredible Castle in France is available to hire for those who love history and want to feel like royalty, even if it is just for a few days!
This medieval fresh Chateau, dating back to the 11th century has 5 bedrooms and can accommodate nine guests and features an incredible Medieval tower and incredible dining room.
Fulfil your childhood fantasies by wandering around the many incredibly decorated rooms and gardens for days on end!
From £790 per night.
3. Underground Hygge - Twin Falls, Idaho, USA
Do you adore Lord of the Rings but can’t make it to Hobbiton in New Zealand?
Well, this underground Hygge might even be better than a trip down under! This quaint one-bedroom Hygge is built into the side of the hill is full of incredible character and detail.
It is unlike anything else in the world.
Located against the Columbia River Gorge in Idaho, this is the perfect escape to an out of this world Airbnb.
Featuring the iconic round wooden doors and filled with charming nooks to nestle in, this is the perfect overnight stay.
There are also stunning mountainous views from the Hygge and many hikes to explore.
From £300 per night.
4. Cube House - Rotterdam
The Cube House in Rotterdam is totally iconic and the most special place to stay in the Netherlands!
Located in the centre of the city, it is a prime location that is ultra unique. This house is a shared style of accommodation with three bedrooms that are booked individually with two shared bathrooms, a full kitchen and a living area.
Enjoy dwelling in a totally weird house while enjoying all of the amazing attractions that Rotterdam has to offer!
From £50 per night.
5. Pepin Island - Nelson, New Zealand
Pepin Island is located near Nelson on the South Island of New Zealand. This unique Airbnb allows you to almost have an entire island to yourself!
To reach this unique accommodation hut you need to walk there yourself for 1-2 hours, adding to the enjoyment, adventure and total seclusion.
Pepin island offers phenomenal scenery of Cable bay and Tasman Bay with the hut being nestled amongst native New Zealand bush with sweeping views of these iconic bays of the Abel Tasman area.
The private hut offers an amazing wooden interior with one bedroom, a bathroom and a kitchen (you need to bring all of your own food as it is so remote!), as well as an outdoor bath with spectacular panoramic views.
From £110 per night.
6. Magic Hills - Bali
Magic Hills in Bali is an iconic treehouse-style Airbnb stay amongst the jungle and rice fields in Bali.
This unique bamboo house has 360 views of the beautiful valley, rice terraces and amazing sunrise and sunset views of Mount Agung.
This incredible house offers total luxury and comfort and offers the best of Bali!
Enjoy the bamboo sofas, airy bright bedrooms, private pool and jacuzzi.
The whole house is designed to fully blend in with nature with outdoor bathrooms! This is a favourite influencer and Instagram spot and we can see why!
From £120 per night.
7. Architectural wonder in the woods - Rhinebeck, New York
This house truly is an architectural wonder and is designed from the inside out in such a unique and striking way!
We would love to spend a couple of days here in the woods soaking up the unique and very artistic vibes this house has to offer.
This is a geometric masterpiece on 30 preserved acres of land just minutes from Rhinebeck and Hudson Valley.
The house itself is fully open plan and interestingly has no real ‘bedrooms’ yet can sleep 3!
Everywhere you look in this house there are interesting wood carvings welcoming you into a stunning play of geometry.
This is a fully eco-friendly house as well which just adds to the appeal. The house is heated geothermally and runs fully on solar power.
This unit "Ex of In House" is part of the 'T' Space art project by architect Steven Holl, so by staying here you are literally staying inside an art project.
From £330 per night.
8. Unique Architecture Cave House - Santorini, Greece
Santorini is one of the most spectacular destinations in the world with many amazing places to stay along the cliff faces in Oia and Fira.
This cave house on Airbnb offers some of the most unique architecture in Santorini and with its prime location and views, this is one place that we would love to stay!
Interestingly this is part of a complex of cave houses that used to be a bakery! Located nearby the main pedestrian street of Oia, this is in a prime location.
This was renovated by local craftsmen using traditional techniques for building houses in the Cyclades in Greece with built-in beds, unique furniture but all the modern amenities.
The cave house has two bedrooms with one beautiful master bedroom, perfect for a romantic holiday.
Also on offer is a small private pool and balcony with absolutely unreal views so you can catch the most famous sunset in the world from the privacy of your personal cave!
From £170 per night.
9. Birdbox - Forde, Norway
This unique and contemporary ‘Birdbox’ accommodation in Norway is one way to feel completely immersed in nature.
It is erring on the side of ‘glamping’ yet offers total comfort to relax and unplug in this incredible box.
Enjoy spectacular views of the mountain ranges and river below from the comfort of your bed. There are many walks nearby to explore the surrounding nature and to even take a swim in the river.
This is the perfect place to be completely isolated in nature doing yoga, meditating or reading.
Birdbox features one bedroom with a bed large enough to sleep a family of four and a minimalist bathroom.
From £200 per night.
10. Riad Shiraz - Marrakesh, Morocco
The epic Riad Shiraz in Marrakesh Morocco is simply outstanding and is the ultimate dream stay in Marrakesh for a group of friends.
This incredible Moroccan style home includes 4 suites, 5 bathrooms, an in-ground mosaic pool, a fusion of outdoor and indoor living (including an epic rooftop with panoramic views!) and even a private hammam with traditional treatments.
This incredible Airbnb features bright natural light, a boho interior and earthy rustic vibes.
At just a stone's throw from the incredible markets of Marrakesh, this is the perfect oasis amidst the hustle and bustle of Morocco.
From £300 per night.