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Airbnb tiny homes that you can’t help but book

Get ready to downsize on your next adventure with a variety of tiny houses on Airbnb.

Shrink the space but not the fun with a plethora of tiny homes across the globe waiting to be booked. From romantic weekends away with your special someone to finding a slice of paradise with a couple of friends, there’s a stay for any type of traveller.

If it’s cosy you’re after, we’ve found it. We’ve rounded up our favourite tiny houses available on Airbnb and similar sites both in New Zealand and around the world.

Our top tiny houses in New Zealand on Airbnb


Hinterland Retreat

Where is it? Gisbourne, New Zealand

This slice of paradise is sure to take your breath away. With a bedroom suite that looks directly over the hillside (and coast), outdoor fire pit made perfect for stargazing and a gourmet breakfast hamper upon arrival, this farm stay redefines glamping. Your stay comes equipped with a private deck, eco-friendly bathroom and kitchen.

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Pod Paradise

Where is it? Humurana, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Watch the sky melt into a plethora of terracotta tones from the front porch of this quirky rural escape. If you get lucky and the skies are clear, you might even catch a glimpse of White Island over the horizon. Enjoy the comfort of a double bed, full bathroom and say hello to the Milky Way from your private hot tub.

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Wild Forest, Off The Grid Nature Retreat

Where is it? Donnellys Crossing, Northland, New Zealand

Sit back and relax as you pop open the wine, light up the fire and stargaze the night away. This wilderness retreat is fully equipped with a deck, outdoor bath, BBQ and no reception. So if getting away from your screen is the aim of your holiday, look no further. With the nearest shops around 40 minutes away, it will be just you, your guests and the forest.

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Piha Tiny House

Piha Tiny House

Where is it? Piha, Auckland, New Zealand

Switch off from the daily hustle and bustle of life in the Waitakere Ranges. It offers the perfect retreat if you dream of unwinding to the rustling of the trees and native birds softly chirping in the background.

The renowned Piha Beach and other local sights are all within a seven-minute drive of the house.

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The Beach Pod

Where is it? Paraparaumu, Wellington, New Zealand

The picture paints itself with an outdoor garden bath fit for two, complimentary wine and treats, a well-sized queen suite and the beach just moments away. A stroll down to the shoreline will offer an endless stretch of the coast and encapsulating views of Kapiti Island.

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Oxford Tiny House

Where is it? Oxford, New Canterbury, New Zealand

Situated just 45 minutes outside of Christchurch, the Oxford stay calls 10 acres home. You’ll find the bedroom nestled upstairs with a window that looks out onto the forest. We recommend spending the day around town, with a selection of horse riding options to check out.

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Taupo Tiny Home

Where is it? Mangakino, Taupo, New Zealand

Relax to lake views with a tiny home big enough to fit a family or group of four. Lake Maraetai is on your doorstep alongside the golf course. The deck is a great place to fire up the BBQ and host a dinner.

If you’re road tripping, be sure to bring along your kayaks, bikes and even some firewood for the toastier nights.

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Secluded Tiny House

Where is it? Chum Creek, Victoria, Australia

If you’re after some of Yarra Valley’s finest wines, then look no further. You’ll be a short ten-minute drive from the region’s wineries but still be surrounded by the beautiful Australian bush.

Grab your favourite red, start up the fire pit and watch the sun say goodbye behind the encapsulating hills.

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Eco-friendly Tiny Home

Where is it? Wollombi, New South Wales, Australia

This tiny home is the definition of green living. Wake up to native Australian trees swaying with the breeze or relax with a glass of wine on the outdoor dining table.

With a ton of natural light, you’ll feel like you’re sleeping under the stars.

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Jenolan Caves Tiny Home

Where is it? Oberon, New South Wales, Australia

If you’ve been meaning to check out the natural wonder of the Jenolan Caves, then you can’t look past this accommodation. Situated on a small family farm, you’ll have a BBQ and local restaurants at your disposal.

Whether you bring a friend or are after some time to focus on yourself, the patio provides panoramic views of the hillside.

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Hay House

Where is it? Selat, Bali, Indonesia

Picturesque, serene and romantic are just some of the words to describe the Hay House. The cabin is crafted from bamboo and offers divine views of Indonesia’s rice fields.

You’ll find Jagasatru Waterfall just 15 minutes away and Pura Besakih or Tirta Gangga merely half an hour from the cabin retreat.

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Latest deals from sites like Airbnb and other available hotels


Up to 15% off escapes

Expires 31 Mar 2022
Available on stays until 31 March 2022. Destinations include Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and more. T&Cs apply.

New Zealand cabin rentals from 40/night

Available on select dates in Auckland, Wellington, Hamilton, Tauranga, Queenstown and more. Sample stay is at Gisborne.

New Zealand studio rentals from 45/night

Available on select dates in Auckland, Wellington, Queenstown and more. Sample stay is at Manawatu - Wanganui.

New Zealand holiday home rentals from 50/night

Available on select dates in Auckland, Wellington, Queenstown and more. Sample stay is for an ocean view tiny house in Christchurch.

New Zealand stays from $46/night

Available on select stay dates until December 2021 in Auckland, Wellington, Hamilton and more. Sample stay is for a cabin in Mangawhai Park.

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