Airbnb gives you the opportunity to rent somebody’s apartment or spare room in over 190 countries around the world. The idea is that you stay somewhere unique for a reasonable price and get the advantage of a host who can show you the best their area has to offer.
That’s not all though, as well as incredible apartments in towns and cities around the world, Airbnb offer you the opportunity to stay in some pretty unusual places – anybody fancy a night in a boat or a castle?
We’ve done theleg work for you and picked our favourite, unique and crazy places that you could stay in Europe thanks to Airbnb – check it out!
1. Treehouse, Andalusia, Spain
Located in the middle of the Sierra de Huetor Natural Park, this tiny hut hanging from the trees is perfect for 1-2 people.
2. Old Smock Windmill, Benenden, UK
A beautiful 3 storey mill with a wraparound balcony that is perfect for two people looking for an escape to the English countryside
3. House boat, Mallorca, Spain
Dating from the 20th century, this romantic yacht sleeps up to 6 people and comes with the chance to set sail on the open seas for an additional price.
4. “Koe in de Kost”, Heeten, Netherlands
Nestled into a Netherlands farm, these ultra-modern earth homes are the perfect way to escape, but still enjoy the comforts of home
5. Modern Lakeside Cabin, Akureyri, Iceland
Escape the horrors of modern life and relax in the tranquillity of the Icelandic mountains. If you visit in the winter, you will be in the perfect spot to view the Aurora Bourealis
6. Charming Castle, Tuscany, Italy
Rent out a double room in this medieval Tuscany castle and live like royalty for a week!
7. The Fisherman’s Cave House, Oia, Greece
This is an old, traditional cave house that literally hangs off the cliff edge and has been carefully restored for a unique experience of Greek summer accommodation
8. Cube house, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Possibly the most surreal place to stay, with 360 degree views of the city from the top floor, this is a must!
9. Mongolian Yurt, Dresden, Germany
Live like Genghis Khan in this traditional Mongolian yurt, decorated with ornate, original furniture.
10. Romany Carven, Cornwall, UK
This traditional Romany carven is fully kitted out with all the mod-cons and is located in one of the most beautiful places in the UK. It is the perfect way to go camping in style.