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If you're a traveler who craves extra pizzazz, these unique vacation rentals will thrill you. Imagine sipping your morning coffee atop a tree or experiencing life as an alien with state-of-the-art interiors. Whatever the case, some of the coolest stays await to inspire you.

At Houfy, we adore bringing unique vacation rentals to your attention to help you plan one-of-a-kind stays. Whether traveling with your spouse or bringing the whole family for a well-deserved reunion, our curated list will ignite your forever-memorable adventure. Don't forget to book directly to save on commissions!

7 Unique Vacation Rentals for a One-of-a-kind Stay

1. 5mi Disney Immersive Themes Outdoor Pool & Movie - Kissimmee

This guest's favorite vacation rental is the perfect family getaway, just 10 minutes from Disneyworld. Hosted by Christopher, one of Houfy's featured hosts, it can accommodate up to 16 guests for a Disney-inspired stay your kids will rave about!

The property features themed kids' bedrooms with Avengers, Disney princesses, and Mickey's Jungle room, where fairy tale-loving kids can live their wildest imaginations. There are also themed game rooms for Harry Potter and Star Wars lovers to completely immerse themselves in all the fun. Board games, futuristic light features, a fireplace, and arcade-style games complete the experience.

Kids aren't the only ones who'll enjoy the stylish and comfortable bedrooms. The upstairs master suite has a king-sized bed for endless snuggles. The living room features a flat-screen TV perfect for binge-watching your favorite shows, while the private pool in the outside area awaits endless splashing and tanning under the warm sun.

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2. Yosemite Villa, Giant Movie, Pool, Hot tub, 5k ft² - Coarsegold

This 3700 ft² villa in Coarsegold, California, can accommodate up to 18 guests just a breath away from Yosemite National Park. Relax in a spacious cocoon with a wrap-around deck for pastel sunsets with your favorite coffee. This home was designed to be the ultimate rendezvous for families wanting to get away and enjoy the mountains in a blend of luxury and convenience.

Featuring a private hot tub, a large swimming pool, a gather-around fire pit, and a game room, this is not your regular vacation rental. With so many amenities, you'll never want to leave! And the best part? It's children-friendly, so there's no need to pack extra equipment or toys. The outdoor area features a playground, a toddler picnic area, and a sandbox to play in.

The indoor area was designed for luxury living with a fully-equipped gourmet kitchen, king-size beds, a fireplace, and entertainment spaces. And let's not even begin with the game room! A giant projector screen for movie nights, a popcorn machine, a pool table, a poker table, a piano, and a karaoke machine make for an extraordinary property you should definitely add to your bucket list.

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3. House Boat (TEO095) - San Teodoro

If you're an interior design aficionado, you'll love this unique vacation rental in Sardinia, Italy. With stylish, state-of-the-art furnishings, it'll be like stepping into the future. Hosted by a Houfy featured host, it can accommodate up to 6 guests for private or shared use.

Just 6 km from the center of San Teodoro and 200 m from the sea, immerse yourself in total relaxation with modern amenities. Sunbathe in the garden, dive into the swimming pool, have an outdoor shower, or enjoy a tennis match while the kids play in the playground. The beach awaits just a breath away for endless swims and surfing.

The interior has been meticulously designed to give you an out-of-this-world feeling. Statement, avant-grade furniture, masterful light design, luxurious bedding, and a blend of technology with artistic elements create an inviting atmosphere. If you're looking for an ultra-modern and sophisticated vacation rental for your next trip, you just found it!

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4. Lighthouse- Incredible Views- Hot Tub - Orange Hill

Picture listening to the sound of waves from your own private lighthouse overlooking the caves and the Bay of Fundy. Watch the tides come in and out from the comfort of your living room while sipping hot tea surrounded by deer. Dreamy! Accommodating up to 4 guests, this little paradise in Orange Hill, Canada, is straight out of a fairytale.

The cottage offers a unique three-story layout. On the bottom floor, you'll find a well-equipped kitchen, perfect for preparing delicious meals, a convenient half-bath, and a mudroom for storing outdoor gear. The second floor features a spacious bedroom and a full bathroom for a restful retreat after a full day of exploration. Ascend to the top floor for the true cottage's highlight, featuring a cozy living room with a pull-out bed and panoramic views of the stunning bay.

You can even see Nova Scotia and the West Quaco on a clear day. Step out onto the deck to fully immerse yourself in the serene landscape and relax with the morning breeze. Although the cottage isn't suitable for children due to its multi-story layout and stair access, it's perfect for those seeking a peaceful and picturesque getaway.

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5. Glen House - Newry

If you're looking for a unique vacation rental with endless amenities and entertainment options, the Glen House at Sunday River is the ultimate year-round luxury escape. Hosted by Gretchen, a Houfy featured host, it can accommodate up to 26 guests in 9 bedrooms!

Privately nestled into the most picturesque spot on the Sunday River Golf Course in Maine, it's ideal for extended family vacations, reunions, or business retreats. The house itself is an artistic masterpiece. Built by the finest craftsmen out of exotic woods, it's furnished with a gorgeous mixture of fine antiques and hand-crafted rustic furniture. There is nothing less than premium quality in this vacation rental, from the decor to the Viking appliances.

Enjoy endless movie nights in the home theatre with a popcorn machine, relax in the sauna, spa, or custom heated pool, or cook your favorite meals in the 3 gourmet kitchens. The house features an arcade, premium electronics, a billiards room, and a rec room with basketball, ping pong, pinball, air hockey, and shuffleboard. The outdoor fire pit, playground, and golf course complete this unique vacation rental for evening cocktails or playful adventures.

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Glen House - unique vacation homes in a secluded location

6. Treehouse Cabin Retreat - Florida - Old Town

The Treehouse Cabin Retreat is a one-of-a-kind property where time stands still and nature takes center stage. Nestled in Old Town, Florida, it can accommodate up to 7 guests, inviting them to reconnect with nature and unplug from the hustle and bustle of city life. With no Wi-Fi to distract you, you get the chance to rekindle your connections with your loved ones with all the comforts of glamping.

Roast marshmallows and share stories by the fire pit, challenge your family to outdoor games, or sway in the hammock for hours to lose track of time. Explore the enchanting trails surrounding the 5-acre estate, or embark on a short drive to discover the area's natural freshwater springs. The best part? You get 2 structures for your stay: a 700 ft² rustic cabin and a 400 ft² actual treehouse.

Both establishments offer simplicity and coziness to truly immerse yourself in the experience. During storms, the rain sounds create a soothing ambiance for complete rejuvenation. Cook delicious meals on the grill with bird company, drink your favorite wine under the starry night, and make friends with the fauna like deer, woodpeckers, and the occasional fox.

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7. Trident Castle - Port Antonio

Our list of unique vacation rentals wouldn't be complete without a castle in the Caribbean! Trident Castle is an 8-bedroom, 40,000 ft² castle with a staff of seven that accommodates up to 16 guests. Nestled on 7 acres in the peninsula of Port Antonio, Jamaica, it's a true gem for travelers looking to skip the ordinary rentals.

The nearby villas can accommodate up to 40 people only a block and a half from the castle, so you can gather your wedding, family reunion, or business retreat in one spot. The castle features a ballroom, banquet hall, 2 living rooms, 8 bedrooms with full bathrooms, a courtyard, and terraces. There's also a helicopter pad, a Romanesque pool, and a private chapel.

It was initially designed as a private property by Mr. Earl Levy, a hotelier, architect, and builder passionate about old structures and the finest things in life. Construction began in 1979 and lasted approximately 10 years. If you dream about gala dinners, piano parties, baccarat chandeliers, and sipping cocktails in Marie-Antoinette style by the pool, add this unique vacation rental to your bucket list!

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Book Unique Vacation Rentals With Houfy

If exciting and memorable stays are what you're after, these unique vacation rentals are bound to thrill you. Whether you're looking to reconnect with nature away from screens or live your Dolce Vita in magnificent estates with modern amenities, there's a property out there waiting for you. Hopefully, our selected Houfy rentals will inspire you to book your next adventure. Don't forget to make your reservations directly through Houfy to save on commissions!

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