Airbnb’s 10 most coveted barns
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Looking at the trends in a year when travel practically stopped, Airbnb previously noted that many people wanted stays in the future. Cabins were the first “type of unique stay desired” in the report, while there has been an 80% increase in “treehouse views” since March 2020 and a 63% increase in barns across the country. during the same period. It’s clear travelers have been thinking about how to travel safely, looking for places where social distancing is still possible.
In search of unique places to make a future trip, unique barns have become a sought-after stay. Airbnb shared the ten most popular barn stays from the past year. If the emphasis on barns puts you off, don’t expect cows and pigs to move into these barns. You’re more likely to see spiral staircases, chandeliers, and freestanding tubs.
Most of the homes on the list are in the United States. The others are located in England and Ireland. Here’s a look at Airbnb’s most popular barns with details on Airbnb homes.
“The large windows and high ceilings of Natalie’s Barn provide relaxing views of the serene Georgia Forest, making this carefully decorated guesthouse the perfect solution for those seeking a peaceful retreat surrounded by nature.”
“Set in a beautiful location under a grove of mature and majestic oak trees, April’s barn is a great place to explore the central coast. From here there are numerous hiking trails to discover scenic vineyards and beautiful beaches. near.”
“Half a mile from a track in the Surrey Hills, Melanie’s Barn is a sleek, modern retreat. Her tranquil open-plan living room is the perfect place to relax and take in the views over the pond and river. garden after a day of hiking in the nearby South Downs National Park. “
“Situated at the top of a hill overlooking the Windrush Valley, Kate’s Cottage is an elegantly converted Georgian barn. This idyllic location is perfect for exploring the Cotswolds and its quintessentially English honey-colored stone villages.”
“Located just 2 hours from London, this charming barn is perfectly tucked away at the end of a quiet private driveway with stunning views. From here you can walk, cycle or cycle miles of forest trails and enjoy life. village with a short walk to traditional pubs, shops and tearooms. “
“Just 90 miles from New York City, this 1790s barn with its fields, trails, hammock, barbecue and fire pit is a perfect retreat space for friends, families, adventurers or those who just need of a relaxing getaway.
“The Rich & Brittany Barn is a rustic, modern retreat ideal for those who want a mountain holiday without giving up the comforts of a modern home. Fiber optic internet, air conditioning, outdoor hot tub, gas grill and full kitchen fully equipped are just a few of the amenities you will find in this barn. “
“Sally’s Barn is another excellent example of modern amenities in a rustic setting surrounded by fields. Situated on an equestrian estate just 30 minutes from London, this charming barn offers a fully equipped kitchen, en suite bathroom with walk-in shower. rain effect, Wi-Fi, surround sound, bluetooth speaker and TV. “
This beautiful 110 year old stone barn overlooking Lake Lough Corrib is situated on a quiet country road between the historic villages of Cong and Clonbur. Patricia and Philip (and their dog Coco) will offer you bikes and tips for exploring the surroundings and its natural beauties. “
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“Alison’s idyllic newly renovated barn is set in peaceful Dorset countryside. But don’t let its tranquility fool you, this area offers activities of all kinds like biking, sailing, kayaking and paddle boarding as well as fabulous excursions, starting with the many walks in the forest right outside your door. “