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20 Adorable Tiny Homes That Are Perfect For A Peaceful Weekend Trip In The Woods This Summer

by Caralynn Lippo
Caralynn is a Brooklyn, NY-based editor and writer, with a focus on lifestyle and entertainment content. She has bylines on MSN, HelloGiggles, Business Insider, Romper, Redbook Magazine, and more. In her free time, she enjoys watching (and talking!) about television and fostering dogs through a local rescue.

Summer is just around the corner, and there’s no better time for a long weekend getaway.

Kids are off from school, working parents tend to have more flexible schedules, and the weather in many parts of the country is gorgeous during this season.

Whether you’re looking for a beachside locale or an escape to the mountains, there’s a vacation destination for everyone.

In recent years, tiny homes have become all the rage. People can’t get enough of these small abodes. They somehow manage to incorporate all the must-haves while remaining adorably quaint in size!

Airbnb, the premiere online resource for vacation rentals, offers plenty of tiny homes for rent. When using this hospitality e-service, planning a weekend getaway this summer is a total breeze!

If you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, a jaunt in the woods can be just what the doctor ordered. Check out these 20 woodland tiny homes that are perfect for your next vacay!

1. Clinton, Washington

1. Clinton, Washington

This 165-square-foot abode was featured on HGTV’s Tiny House, Big Living. The charming home is on a private wooded farm and features a loft bed with a skylight above — all the better to fall asleep under the stars!

Rent this tiny house in the woods via Airbnb.

2. Hulbert, Oklahoma

2. Hulbert, Oklahoma

A walking trail roughly 100 yards from the tiny house leads you straight to Fort Gibson Lake. You can even build a fire in the fire pit and roast marshmallows while you enjoy the beautiful scenery.

Rent this lakeside tiny house via Airbnb.

3. Franklin, New Hampshire

3. Franklin, New Hampshire

This New Hampshire tiny house gives you the best of all possible viewpoints! It’s situated so you can see a mountain on one side and a granite cliff on the other.

Rent this tiny house with a view via Airbnb.

4. Sherwood, Oregon

4. Sherwood, Oregon

This colorful little house is situated in the woods near several wonderful Oregon wineries. It’s also located within just a short drive of Portland!

Rent this colorful tiny house via Airbnb.

5. Mount Pleasant, Michigan

5. Mount Pleasant, Michigan

This tiny retreat is just 198 square feet but has everything a visitor could possibly need. Hiking trails wind throughout the 20-acre property, and you can explore an additional 60 acres of woodlands at the nearby Audubon Nature Preserve.

Rent this woodsy tiny house via Airbnb.

6. Hardwick, Vermont

6. Hardwick, Vermont

The quaint Alder Brook Cottage has been featured in Boston Magazine, among other publications. The rustic tiny cabin is surrounded by a stream and 1,400 acres of forest. Caspian Lake, Hill Farmstead Brewery, and Jasper Hill Farm are a few of the nearby attractions.

Rent Alder Brook Cottage via Airbnb.

7. Aptos, California

7. Aptos, California

The Mushroom Dome Cabin is the No. 1 Airbnb in the world for number of reservations! The tiny house has a geodesic dome loft and a large deck nestled among the trees in a forested area of Northern California, and the owners promise you’ll “feel like you’re in a tree house in the woods.”

Rent the Mushroom Dome Cabin well in advance via Airbnb.

8. Tyringham, Massachusetts

8. Tyringham, Massachusetts

The Silo Studio Cottage looks like something out of a fairy tale! The charming tiny house is located on the Santarella Estate in the Berkshires, and it was once the summer studio of sculptor Henry Hudson Kitson. A brook and gardens are just outside the door.

Rent the Silo Studio Cottage via Airbnb.

9. Freeport, Michigan

9. Freeport, Michigan

This woodland tiny house is located in a secluded and peaceful part of rural Michigan. It’s perfectly situated for a walk in the woods or a nice picnic.

Rent this private tiny house via Airbnb.

10. Marlboro, New York

10. Marlboro, New York

The unique Glass House located in the Hudson Valley has been featured in the New York Times and on the Today show. It’s only 90 minutes north of New York City, but the acres of hilly surroundings make visitors feel like they’re in a whole other world.

Rent the Glass House via Airbnb.

11. Georgetown, Colorado

11. Georgetown, Colorado

The Cricket, a tiny house located right next to Clear Creek in an aspen grove, was built in 1920. At just 360 square feet, this rustic cabin will make for a wonderful retreat for some peaceful solitude.

Rent the Cricket via Airbnb.

12. Sedro-Woolley, Washington

12. Sedro-Woolley, Washington

At just 242 square feet, this tiny cabin makes for a wonderful forest escape. It has a wooden covered deck, allowing visitors to look out and enjoy the woodland views.

Rent this forest getaway via Airbnb.

13. Durham, North Carolina

13. Durham, North Carolina

This 120-square-foot tiny house features a loft where you can sleep soundly nestled among the trees. It’s perfect for those seeking a simple, rustic retreat.

Rent this rustic tiny house via Airbnb.

14. Lake Placid, New York

14. Lake Placid, New York

This eco-friendly tiny home is both stylish and comfy. It’s just minutes from the village of Lake Placid and Saranac Lake — ideal for anyone looking for a vacation in the Adirondacks!

Rent this eco-friendly tiny house via Airbnb.

15. Atlanta, Georgia

15. Atlanta, Georgia

While this tree house is technically located in Atlanta, just minutes from the downtown area, the secluded tiny house manages to provide an “urban retreat” in a totally unique way. The Southern-style treehouse was named Airbnb’s No. 1 most wish-listed property in the world in 2016 and 2017 and has been featured on the Today show and on Treehouse Masters: Ultimate Treehouse IV, as well as in Architectural Digest, Travel + Leisure, and Harper’s Bazaar.

Rent this dreamy tree house via Airbnb.

16. Jamaica, Vermont

16. Jamaica, Vermont

Looking like something straight out of a folk tale, the whimsical Apple Blossom Cottage in Vermont is located in the peaceful Green Mountains.

Rent Apple Blossom Cottage via Airbnb.

17. Guemes Island, Washington

17. Guemes Island, Washington

This modern tiny house was newly built in 2015 and features works by local artists and craftspeople. It’s located on Guemes Island in Washington, accessible by ferry. Immerse in the beautiful surroundings by hiking, riding bikes, and walking on the beach.

Rent this island tiny house via Airbnb.

18. Swannanoa, North Carolina

18. Swannanoa, North Carolina

This tiny house known as the Nest might look like it’s totally secluded, but it’s actually only 15 minutes from downtown Asheville! This 300-square-foot cabin is perfect for a quick taste of mountain life, with an outdoor fire pit and surrounding forest.

Rent the Nest via Airbnb.

19. Lakeside, Montana

19. Lakeside, Montana

This tiny house is one of four modern small abodes located on 10 acres near Stoner Creek. It’s within walking distance of the Flathead Lake waterfront park and surrounded by a tranquil woodland setting.

Rent this modern tiny house via Airbnb.

20. Acadia, Maine

20. Acadia, Maine

The Coyote’s Den is a rustic tent-cabin nestled in the woods of Acadia. Prior guests have raved about the beautiful land and the cozy, peaceful location.

Rent the Coyote’s Den via Airbnb.

Psst: If you choose to book a rental on this list, LittleThings may receive a small cut. Each listing is up to date at the time of publication, and availability is based on travel dates and number of guests.

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