Looking for a truly extraordinary vacation experience? It’s your lucky day! We’ve selected nine surprising and unusual Vrbos from around the world. From a converted bus to a floating shack, these remarkable vacation rentals offer a one-of-a-kind stay that is sure to take your breath away.
Just 15 minutes from the beach and 5 minutes from the cenotes, Villa Mango is a unique-looking jungle getaway in Tulum. Located in a gated complex, the vacation rental offers overnight security, air-conditioning, and concierge services. Private airport transfers, chauffeur services, helicopter tours, ATV rentals, yacht charters, and more can all be arranged.
Villa Mango offers the perfect blend of luxury and comfort, with two identical mirror units that house six beautifully appointed bedrooms, two private pools, sunken conversation pits, and fully equipped kitchens. This “eco-chic” Vrbo is 100 percent powered by solar panels. For a daily fee, guests can enjoy access to the nearby Hotel Bardo and its chic open-air bar, outdoor pool, sauna, spa treatments, and yoga classes.
Nestled on the picturesque Thai island of Koh Samui (aka Chaweng Noi Beach), this hillside villa is surrounded by lush gardens, tropical vegetation, and breathtaking views of the sea. Each unit has a bedroom and bathroom, while the pool, hot tub, living, dining, and kitchen areas are shared. The hotel’s friendly staff provides impeccable service and insider tips on exploring the area. Your paradise awaits at The Spot!
Immerse yourself in the beauty of Belize with a stay at Dolphin at Swan Villas, a truly unique vacation rental in Placencia. Situated right on the lagoon, this Gold Standard-Certified property offers an upscale experience just 50 yards from the beach. Its intriguing organic architectural style harmonizes with nature while the upstairs bedroom offers breathtaking views and a naturalistic shower.
Relax by the shared pool or in the private hot tub and take advantage of the complimentary day pass to Placencia Beach Club. Restaurants and supermarkets are conveniently located nearby. If you’re traveling with a larger group, multiple suites within Swan Villas can be rented together. This romantic getaway is the key to an “un-Belizable” experience.
Haida Gwaii Glamping Co. offers the ultimate glamping adventure on stunning Haida Gwaii Island, renowned for its natural beauty. Nestled within 6.2 acres of rainforest, dunes, and beaches, this unique property is one of 10 designer luxury tents. Unwind in a forest hammock, take a dip in the Pacific Ocean, or simply relax in the hot tub. Explore the island’s wonders by kayaking or hiking its scenic trails.
The Rainforest Tent Queen Suite provides an enchanting experience with its 320-square-foot platform situated among the trees. Take in the magical ambiance from your rainforest terrace. Inside the tent, you’ll find a private en-suite bathroom complete with a shower, sink, and flushing toilet. Stay comfortable with a Dyson heat/cool fan and indulge in amenities like a mini fridge, French press, and electric kettle. Luxuriate in soft bamboo sheets, Turkish bathrobes, and towels. With a queen bed, a lounge area with a double-size sofa bed, and a secluded location with the best views, this suite accommodates up to six people.
Embrace the beauty of Haida Gwaii as you cook a feast on the fully equipped barbecue deck or relax in the magnificent geodesic dome. Ocean swims and campfire storytelling complete the unforgettable experience. There are no onsite restaurants, but a continental breakfast and a mini smoothie station are offered each morning in the Social Dome. Immerse yourself in nature’s embrace at Haida Gwaii Glamping Co., where adventure and relaxation await amidst rainforests, beaches, and the enchanting ocean.
Discover the unique charm of The Red Bus, a converted 1982 Metro bus located in Newnham on Severn, Herefordshire. Nestled in a secluded spot near a paddock, this extraordinary vacation rental features a living room, fitted kitchen, dining area, and a separate shower room. Outside, the upper deck area offers a picturesque setting with a picnic table and bench overlooking the surrounding woodland. Children will love the sandpit area and play equipment, while the whole family can gather around the fire pit. Fairy lights create a magical ambiance in the evenings. Families can also enjoy the option of a wood-fired hot tub. With its rustic charm and family-friendly amenities, The Red Bus provides a truly unforgettable vacation experience in Herefordshire.
Experience the ultimate waterfront getaway on “Enola.” This floating home is permanently docked at Marina Röblinsee in the German town of Fürstenberg in Brandenburg’s Oberhavel district. With 40 square meters of living space and multiple terraces, you’ll have ample room to unwind and soak in the idyllic surroundings of this water town.
Start your day with a refreshing swim in the lake just steps from your doorstep, then enjoy breakfast on the bow terrace or bask in the sun on the upper deck. Explore the water on the provided stand-up paddle board and RedPepper motorboat. Embrace the feeling of freedom and tranquility that comes with living on the water.
Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of trulli, traditional stone dwellings in the beautiful hills of Monopoli on the Bari Coast. These meticulously restored villas offer a unique and timeless experience surrounded by vineyards, cherry trees, and olive groves. Relax in the comfortable accommodations, enjoy the flower-filled garden with a gazebo for dining, and take a refreshing dip in the sparkling swimming pool.
From here, explore the UNESCO World Heritage site of Alberobello, the captivating town of Monopoli, the stunning caves of Castellana Grotte, and the historic wonders of Matera. Don’t miss the nearby zoo safari of Fasano, the white city of Ostuni, the architectural marvel of Castel del Monte, the Baroque splendors of Lecce, and the rich history of Trani. Discover the magic and tranquility of Puglia from this unique trulli.
Experience the perfect blend of luxury, serenity, and freedom in the heart of Burgundy with the unique accommodations of Lodges des Grands Crus. Situated at the entrance of Chablis, this enclosed and secure 5-hectare property offers breathtaking views of the prestigious Grands Crus de Chablis vineyards. Choose from floating lodges or stilted lodges, each named after a famous wine and featuring a private Jacuzzi on the terrace for ultimate relaxation. Indulge in high-quality comfort and top-notch amenities, including access to Cosmic saunas and a well-equipped kitchenette. Tailormade services such as breakfast, brunch, and local dinners with regional delicacies are available. Explore the vineyards, enjoy picnics, and make use of the outdoor common area with a barbecue. For special occasions, the entire property can be privatized for events. Discover a truly unforgettable experience at Lodges des Grands Crus.
Nestled on the banks of Flathead Lake between two national forests, Kalispell, Montana, is a gorgeous city in the Flathead Valley that lies in the shadow of Glacier National Park. Clark Farm Silos offers a refreshing and rejuvenating retreat with stunning mountain views in Big Sky Country.
Perfect for couples, the unique metal structure features a loft bedroom, a fully functional kitchenette, and a private bathroom. Wake up to the crisp mountain air and savor your morning coffee while taking in the beauty of your surroundings. After a day of adventure, unwind under the starry sky by your personal campfire.
With five strategically placed silos on over 5 acres, you’ll enjoy maximum privacy and panoramic vistas. Take a stroll through the picturesque 80-acre family farm and keep an eye out for the friendly farm dog. Enjoy easy access to Columbia Falls, Bigfork, Whitefish, Kalispell, Glacier National Park, and various ski resorts from this location in the Flathead Valley. And if the silos are booked, check out these 12 Gorgeous Montana Vacation Rentals Near Glacier National Park.