Unique Airbnb Stays

White flying saucer airbnb that's glowing inside.

Looking to stay somewhere out of this world? Whether it’s a 1978 Airstream nestled in a Scottish glade, a diva-licious stop-over in the Spice Girls World Bus or a grounded UFO in Pembrokeshire. There are plenty of unique, fun and truly unforgettable Airbnbs to stay at this half term.

Airstream Woodland Escape Airbnb, Scotland

The Airstream bnb in a field

Ever stayed in an airstream before? Well, why not venture to Ayrshire to stop over in Scotland’s first Airstream Airbnb, the AirStream Woodland Escape? The 1978 Airstream Excella is situated in the idyllic region of East Ayrshire, Scotland. Its bold and retro decor will charm your socks off, alongside its five-star location. This Airbnb has a private ½ acre glade where chickens and farm animals are free to roam. Ayrshire itself is said to be a fine example of Scotland’s most beautiful countryside, located near the coast and not far from the city of Glasgow.

The owner of the property also offers ½ dozen eggs for just £2 which are sourced from their own chickens, to create that extra special country feel. After all, who doesn’t love eggs in the morning?

Tree Tops Glamping Pod in the Blackdown Hills, Somerset

The Treetop Glamping pod from a distance

Calling all campers and free spirits! Are you the type of family who embraces the unusual? The Tree-Tops Glamping Pod in Blackdown Hills, Somerset may be the spot for you! This five-star tree safari tent is located in Somerset’s hills and is an extraordinary opportunity to relax in the arms of nature. The tree-top pod has facilities such as a mains toilet, shower and sink as well as a pizza oven and BBQ.

Go ahead and immerse yourself in tranquillity!

The Silo, Sarn, Wales

The Silo sign

Rugged and rare, The Silo is a cosy and one-of-a-kind getaway. Converted out of its original grain-silo structure, this light and welcoming space is perfect for two people to enjoy. It is located in the quaint town of Montgomery and 5 miles from the Welsh Village of Sarn.

Spice World Bus, the Isle of Wight

The Spice World Bus

Spice up your life with the 1996 Spice World Bus Airbnb! This groovy stop-over is suitable for all ages and wannabe pop divas! This iconic bus is located near the coast on the Isle of Wight with a waterfront view. Praised for its long list of spectacular amenities, the Spice World Bus is a popular and dazzling place to stay.

Say you’ll be there!

The Lifeboat, Penzance, Cornwall, England

The Lifeboat Airbnb, half boat, half shack

Welcome aboard The Lifeboat in Penzance, Cornwall! This hybrid home is a five-star treasure, with its many amenities, great location and cosy feel. Located in West Cornwall, The Lifeboat was recently remodelled into a glamping unit after being in use as an oil industry escape raft up until 2019.

It is a delightful space full of character and perfect for a small family and their ol’ sea dog!

The Owl Box, Mount Hawke, England

The Owl Box Airbnb, A small black octagonal shaped home with a pointed roof

Just like something from a storybook, the otherworldly Owl Box in Mount Hawke is a bewitching place to visit. It is built on a National trust path that leads to the breathtaking beach of Chapel Porth. Its wooden octagonal design, outdoor bathing facilities and cosy campfire area set this Airbnb apart from most. Perfect for small families who enjoy both rural and coastal landscapes.

Balintore Castle Kitchen Wing, Angus, Scotland

The Balintore Castle pictured from an aerial view

Live like kings and queens for the weekend at Balintore Castle in the remote highlands of Glen in Scotland! In an active restoration, the Balintore Castle Kitchen Wing offers an authentic and traditional Scottish experience. It has stunning Victorian decor with traditional furnishings and bags of character. 

Its location provides nearby hill-walking, bird-watching and mountain-biking activities, ideal for family breaks.

Pictor Hall Lodge and Riverside Garden, Buxton, England

Pictor Hall Lodge and Riverside Garden, a small gothic building

Are you a Peak District lover? Why not spend the weekend at the Pictor Hall Lodge and Riverside Garden in Buxton? The lodge was built and originally used as a gatehouse for Pictor Hall in 1450. This ancient and beautiful building would be perfect for a secluded getaway all year round. 

The Melissa-Belle Airstream, Leicestershire, West Midlands

The Melissa-Belle Airstream - A shiny silver airstream in a field

Ding-Dong we have another Airstream winner! The Melissa-belle Airstream in Leicestershire is a boho-style 1969 airstream, located at an award-winning glamping holiday park, Ettie’s Field. The fusion of vintage, modern and boho styles creates an authentic approach to countryside glamping. Surrounded by farm animals, it is fun for all family members to experience some good old farm life in the Midlands.

With a common space for all fellow glampers to mingle, the Melissa-belle airstream Airbnb is a happy, community-based and animal-friendly hub.

 Private Safari Tent, Ashover, Derbyshire, England

A private safari tent in the English countryside

Smell the adventure at the Private Safari Tent in Ashover, Derbyshire. Situated in a large and open space, this grand and earthy Airbnb puts an exotic spin on camping in the heart of Derbyshire’s countryside.

Perfect for a family of explorers and happy campers!

UFO Futuro Styled Flying Saucer, Redberth, Wales

A white flying sourcer Airbnb in a field

For an Airbnb that is truly out of this world, engage in some serious extra-terrestrial chilling at the UFO Futuro Flying Saucer in Redberth, Wales. You can travel through time and space playing 80’s console games like Space Raiders and Defender or flick through old sci-fi magazines.

This Airbnb is a quirky haven, great for all retro and sci-fi lovers!

 Sleepover With Miniature Horse Basil, Nottingham, England

A horse poking it's head through a gap in the apartment/stable wall

It’ssssssss sleepover time!

Based in Nottingham on the grounds of a 17th-century manor, the Sleepover with Basil Airbnb offers families the chance to stop over in an apartment that is attached to Basil’s stable. Visits from Basil are likely as well as the occasional baby lamb – sure to put a smile on your face.

On this 60-acre stretch of land, horses, chickens, Norwegian cats, cows, lambs and sheep are kept as pets – I think it’s fair to say this is a dream come true for all animal lovers.

Basil’s friend applications are now open so get booking!

Hobbit Hideaway, Moray, Scotland

large round house with grassy roof, like the Hobbit's house

Who loves Lord of the Rings? Or more specifically, The Hobbit? I know I do! Why not create some middle-earth memories with your family at the Hobbit Hideaway in Moray, Scotland? This eco-friendly hideaway is a calm and peaceful sanctuary located at the foot of Ben Rinnes. 

With fairy pools to swim in and fields to run around in, the Hobbit Hideaway is perfect for families who cherish activity and nature.

shreks swamp air b&b

Shrek's Swamp, Scottish Highlands

“What’re you doing in my swamp?!”

Well, staying the night, of course! Air B&B have now uncovered a new staycation – Shrek’s Swamp! This Halloween, lucky visitors can spend the night in this nostalgic, moss-covered, mud-laden home that is fit for an orge… or two! Wander through the swampland and past the nice boulder and stay up late gorging on food like an orge! Then in the morning…make some waffles!!

You’ll find this secluded, overgrown haven in the Scottish Highlands in an enchanting forest that is fit for a fairytale! Donkey will be in charge as you enjoy the ogre life – so what’re you waiting for? Book your stay now for 27th – 29th October!

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