Most of the time when you’re booking an Airbnb, you’re looking for somewhere nice and cheap, somewhere more homely and distinctive compared to the cut and paste feel of modern hotels - or a combination of both.
But, while it’s often tempting to be prosaic, it’s easy to forget that there are some seriously high end properties available to rent - so why don’t you dare to dream?
We’ve already discovered the most expensive UK and US properties on Airbnb but what about those that have captured the imaginations of Airbnb fans everywhere?
Well, the best place to find these is on the Airbnb Instagram account which, as you’d expect, is fully of serious wanderlust eye candy, with the page showcasing the very best of what’s on offer.
So, without further ado, here’s the top 10 most-liked images of Airbnb properties: go on, treat yourself and make plans to visit one of these. You’re worth it guys, trust us.
Aquelas manhãs em que nem é preciso dizer "bom dia". Acordar nesse bangalô no topo da colina faz com que seu dia comece na direção certa, já que seu próximo passo será tomar um café da manhã no vilarejo, nadar na praia de Santa Tereza ou ir direto da cama para a rede do lado de fora da casa. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Sometimes “good morning” feels like too much of an understatement. Waking up in this hilltop bungalow has a way of pointing your day in the right direction, whether that means breakfast in the village, swimming at Santa Tereza beach, or just migrating to the hammock outside. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Photo: @mellinapassi
Pour une vue imprenable sur la Tour Eiffel, faites-vous un café et ouvrez simplement les rideaux de ce charmant appartement parisien. Inutile d'affronter la foule, ni même de mettre un pantalon pour admirer chaque détail de ce monument iconique. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Grab a cup of coffee and throw back the curtains of this charming Parisian home’s window to get a private viewing of the Eiffel Tower. You won’t have to fight a crowd, but more importantly, you won’t even have to put on pants to take in every detail of the iconic tower. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Photo: @travelwander.lust
Your little one will probably love this big house on the edge of Noosa National Park right off the bat. But you still might want to point out some of its subtler features, like giving koalas a rare chance to view humans in their natural habitat. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We’d love to see how your family makes itself at home while traveling. Share by tagging #Airbnb. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Photo: @jason.le.melb