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6 unique Airbnb listings around the world

Peter Pan fans rejoice. Could this tree house listing on Airbnb be Neverland on Earth?.
Peter Pan fans rejoice. Could this tree house listing on Airbnb be Neverland on Earth?. Airbnb

MONTREAL — There seems to be no challenge too difficult for Airbnb.

Are you looking to stay in a gypsy van? You got it.

A beagle-shaped inn? You bet.

If your family is tired of staying in a run-of-the-mill hotel this spring break, why not escape (at least mentally) to one of these six unique places around the world?

A lighthouse

The Wings Neck Lighthouse, formerly a US Coast Guard Lighthouse features a fabulous view of the Atlantic Ocean. According to the Airbnb listing, the vistas are “beautiful and traditionally New England.” Shiver me timbers!

This lighthouse is available for rent in Pocasset,  Massachusetts.
This lighthouse is available for rent in Pocasset, Massachusetts. Airbnb
Interior of Massachusetts lighthouse.
Interior of Massachusetts lighthouse. Airbnb
How about waking up to this view? Yes, please.
How about waking up to this view? Yes, please. Airbnb

A tree house

Could this be Neverland on Earth? Surprisingly located in the heart of Atlanta, Georgia, this tree house consists of three separate rooms. The living room, the bedroom and the deck are each connected by rope-bridges.

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The bedroom features a bed equipped with wheels, so it can either be rolled out onto a platform that overlooks the stream below or remain inside the room.

Peter Pan fans rejoice. Could this tree house listing on Airbnb be Neverland on Earth?.
Peter Pan fans rejoice. Could this tree house listing on Airbnb be Neverland on Earth?. Airbnb
unique accommodations
The tree house consists of 3 separate rooms, each connected by rope-bridges. Airbnb
Antique furnishings in the living room  include 80 year-old butterfly-filled windows, a 12-candle chandelier, antique seating for six and a balcony overlooking an acre of lush woods.
Antique furnishings in the living room include 80 year-old butterfly-filled windows, a 12-candle chandelier, antique seating for six and a balcony overlooking an acre of lush woods. Airbnb
Made for star-gazing.
Made for star-gazing. Airbnb
View from bed.
View from bed. Airbnb
Inside the bedroom. The bed can be rolled into the platform for a more natural experience or inside the room for colder nights.
Inside the bedroom. The bed can be rolled into the platform for a more natural experience or inside the room for colder nights. Airbnb

An antique Gypsy car

For those looking for a different experience, this antique gypsy car might be just right for a mini getaway in Uzer, Rhone-Alpes, France.

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The gypsy car is located in a castle property and has access to the garden swimming pool. The hostess is a massage therapist and offers Californian massages.

Interior of antique Gypsy car.
Interior of antique Gypsy car. Airbnb
Antique furniture and objects are sprinkled around the car.
Antique furniture and objects are sprinkled around the car. Airbnb
A quiet place to stay in Ardeche, Lyon.
A quiet place to stay in Ardeche, Lyon. Airbnb
The antique car is located on the grounds of a castle in Lyon, France.
The antique car is located on the grounds of a castle in Lyon, France. Airbnb

A self-serve pub

You can now stay in what this listing describes as “the world’s first self-catering pub.”  While this bar-turned-accommodation is touted as a rural Irish escape, you may be disappointed to learn there is no beer served (although there is no indication you can’t BYOB). Conroy’s Old Bar or the “Pub with no Beer” is located in the small village of North Tipperary and promises a “real Ireland” experience.

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The quirky accommodation sleeps up to 4.
The quirky accommodation sleeps up to 4. Airbnb
Conroy's is a converted Irish village bar.
Conroy's is a converted Irish village bar. Airbnb
The original polished mahogany bar was kept.
The original polished mahogany bar was kept. Airbnb
What was once the cellar/keg store is now home to a king-sized bed.
What was once the cellar/keg store is now home to a king-sized bed. Airbnb

A houseboat on the Seine

This 100-year-old houseboat is a five-minute walk away from the Eiffel Tower. Floating on a pedestrian pier along the banks of the Seine in Paris, this Unesco’s World Heritage site could be your temporary humble abode for just $159 CDN a night.

 

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The houseboat features  a private entrance and private deck with table and chairs.
The houseboat features a private entrance and private deck with table and chairs. Airbnb
The houseboat is set on two levels with a private bathroom, bathtub and shower, with a panoramic view.
The houseboat is set on two levels with a private bathroom, bathtub and shower, with a panoramic view. Airbnb
Check out this nautical-meets-Parisian-chic decor.
Check out this nautical-meets-Parisian-chic decor. Airbnb
View of the Seine river from the houseboat.
View of the Seine river from the houseboat. Airbnb

A beagle-shaped home

Calling all dog lovers out there: you can now stay in a giant dog-themed property in rural Idaho. This beagle-shaped, bed-and-breakfast offers prairie views,  dog-themed decor and even the Dog Bark Park visitor centre. It also features a gift shop and artists studio. where owners Dennis and Frances fashion canine carvings with a chainsaw.

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Summer sunset at Dog Bark Park.
Summer sunset at Dog Bark Park. Airbnb
The queen bed frame features mini wooden beagles.
The queen bed frame features mini wooden beagles. Airbnb
The big beagle inn and his little brother.
The big beagle inn and his little brother. Airbnb
Bring a souvenir home: you can buy dog carvings at the gift shop.
Bring a souvenir home: you can buy dog carvings at the gift shop. Airbnb