6 Best Airbnb Tiny Houses In Lexington, Kentucky - Updated 2024

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If you are a history buff, a foodie, or interested in equestrian sport, Lexington, Kentucky, is a place you will love visiting. With plenty of options for day trips, Lexington offers a wide array of fun activities for travelers. Dubbed “Horse Capital of the World,” Lexington is a medium-sized city that takes pride in its Bluegrass region and multi-million dollar horse facilities, and a visit to Kentucky Horse Park or Mill Ridge Farm will be one for the books. If you are a whiskey enthusiast, visit James E. Pepper Distillery. You will be surprised that the cost of living is relatively lower than the other cities in the state. Kentucky also has lots of perfect places for kayaking.

If you are visiting Lexington but don’t want to stay in a fancy hotel, you will be delighted to know that its tiny houses here are unique and affordable. Check out our list of the best Airbnb tiny houses in Lexington, Kentucky.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 21, 2024.

1. Fully furnished tiny house near Kentucky Horse Park

Located near downtown Lexington, this house offers access to Keeneland, Kentucky Horse Park, Rupp Arena, and all the shopping centers, Japanese restaurants, and government facilities in the area. The tiny house features an 84-cm (33-in) projector screen with 7.1 surround sound, a full craftsman-style kitchen, a spa bathroom, and wall-to-wall windows. Preparation of meals and drinks will be a breeze as the full kitchen comes equipped with a mini-fridge, a microwave, an oven, a coffee maker, and a spacious countertop. You will enjoy the bathroom’s waterfall shower and teak floor. After taking a bath, you can pull down the projector screen installed in the bedroom to enjoy a movie night with your companion.

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Lexington, Kentucky, United States
3.41 km (2.2 mi) from Shillito Park
649 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire chalet 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i work remotely and was able to work every day with excellent and uninterrupted wi-fi connection
this place was incredible loved all of the natural light and cozy movie nights with the projector
absolutely stunning and so cozy
the bed was super comfy and having the projector screen as a tv was unique and fun
spa style bathroom was very nice and the tankless water heater never disappointed
super clean and homey place
super clean and neat
very nice clean and creative
great space very clean and many unique touches
space was very clean which was extra important to us during this time
the host was quick to take care of a few questions and needs i had
jason and bethany were very helpful and easy to contact
brooke was very responsive and we appreciated the little touches
thoughtful hosts with good communication
great convenient location and very stylish interior
this location was super close to the mall and had great touches like a french press
place was amazing super cute
the place overall was a cute tiny house
cute tiny home good central location in lexington thoughtful design & personal touches
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2. Pet-friendly tiny house with a sauna (from USD 75)

Located in an old suburban neighborhood, this tiny house is an excellent place for people looking to stay in a relaxing environment. This Amish-built cabin is around 150 sq ft (14 sq m) in size and has plenty of outdoor facilities. Enclosed by a wooden and mesh fence, it features a raised-bed garden, a sun porch, a small greenhouse. A maximum of two adults can be accommodated as well as two pets. Guests will also have access to the 8-ft (2.4-m) swimming pond with a lounge deck as well as an infrared sauna.

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Lexington, Kentucky, United States
1.87 km (1.2 mi) from Shillito Park
408 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
check out the natural style swimming pool and super friendly cat
the loft bed was comfortable and the sauna was a nice touch to cap off the weekend
joann and derek's place was so charming and comfortable
the swimming pond/pool was beautiful & relaxing
very clean and tidy
super clean and comfy
the bed was comfortable and clean
close to everything clean and charming
the sauna is amazing and was extremely clean just like the rest of the place
they were also great hosts who showed us everything we needed for our stay
this place is truly unique and the hosts are amazing
they were lovely hosts and met us when we arrived for a quick tour of the place
joann was very helpful throughout the process
joann and derek were great hosts and the accommodations were perfect for me sister and i
super cute rustic place
plenty of parking and very close to everything downtown in a safe neighborhood
really nice location close enough to reality but you feel like you're away when you're there
great place to clear your mind
the pond is beautiful it’s a great place to stay
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3. Vibrant tiny house with a loft bed

This tiny house has elegant interiors, and it features a loft bed, a shower, a spacious lounge area, and a kitchen equipped with an oven, a stove, a mini-fridge, and a wooden countertop. The house can accommodate three people with its queen-sized bed, a single bed, and the sofa bed in the lounge area. Equipped with air-conditioning, heating, portable fans, and comfy beddings, guests will have a comfortable experience living in the house during their stay. The daybed also serves as a sitting area where guests can read books, check social media sites, or look at the backyard through the windows. Guest will also have an easy time visiting local attractions, including some notable Indian restaurants, as downtown Lexington is only a few minutes away from this house.

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Lexington, Kentucky, United States
8.14 km (5.1 mi) from Shillito Park
321 reviews   Wifi Available
Tiny home 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy and cute with amenities to enjoy the comforts of home
i ended up buying a box fan from a walmart and sleeping by the open door
i had wifi issues during my stay but really enjoyed it otherwise
i enjoyed sitting at the patio table outdoors
the upstairs bed is incredibly comfortable and quite easy to access
clean and cozy tiny house
it was clean and nicely decorated
the place was very clean and cozy
it was very clean nicely decorated and quiet
it was so cozy and clean and comfortable
i called the host and she took care of it immediately
the hosts were very friendly and responsive
amazing home and amazing host loved this tiny home away from home
her response time to us was outstanding much quicker than other super hosts i have recently used
this tiny home was beautiful and you can tell there were so many thoughtful touches by the hosts
cute place close to everything
we would highly recommend this location
this house is beautiful inside and is close to many cute restaurants and shops
it’s very cute definitely was a great place to stay for a memory
great little place close to town easy check in/check out process
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4. Charming house away from all the city's hustle and bustle (from USD 90)

If you are looking to go horseback riding, fishing, and kayaking during your Lexington holiday, this tiny house is worth considering. Located in a quiet site near Elkhorn Creek, this minimalist cabin guarantees a relaxing stay away from all the city’s hustle and bustle. Since it was built using edge walnut wood and reclaimed building materials, it oozes a rustic vibe. The house can accommodate a maximum of four people, with its queen-sized bed, one air mattress, and a sofa bed. Other amenities inside the cabin include a TV, a microwave, a coffee maker, and a refrigerator. There is also a barbecue grill, a fire pit, and a lounge area in the fenced yard.

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Frankfort, Kentucky, United States
33.86 km (21.1 mi) from Shillito Park
338 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i was pleasantly suprised to have wifi access
we loved cooking in the cast iron skillet and his dogs were a friendly surprise
the cabin has the perfect amount of cozy space with all the right touches
the home is charming and well-thought out in terms of space so we were quite comfortable
nice private table in the back yard
super clean and very well maintained
it was so clean and so cute
so beautiful and clean
many beautiful hand-crafted touches and sparkling clean
love the love wood everywhere clean home
the host is a talented craftsman who built the tiny house himself
matt was a great host
the host was very friendly and helpful
matt is one of the best hosts to interact with
matt was a great host and very attentive
located close to attractions but seculded enough to be comfortable
it’s in a perfect location quiet and peaceful
the location is perfect for bourbon enthusiasts and frankfort local attractions
the location is great for historic frankfort a sell as several wineries
the location was perfect as well with easy access to elkhorn creek
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5. Rustic house on Herrington Lake

Located on Herrington Lake, this rustic cabin provides guests with access to marina facilities. The house features a cowboy pool, a fire pit, and barbecue facilities. As for the sleeping arrangements, a queen-sized bed and a sofa bed have been provided to accommodate three people. Guests can also use appliances in the kitchen such as a fridge, microwave, refrigerator, and basic utensils. There’s also a charming patio with comfortable seating outside, which is perfect for unwinding after a long day.

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Lancaster, Kentucky, United States
30.92 km (19.3 mi) from Shillito Park
43 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy little cabin and great folks to deal with
dianna was extremely helpful in recommending local places to eat
check in was a breeze and dianna and her husband are extremely friendly and helpful
the tiny house was a great place to get away
close enough to sites but cozy enough for an evening in with a good book
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6. Off-grid cabin with an outdoor tub

If you are looking for an off-grid house during your stay, this cabin might be a suitable option. This accommodation features 209-sq ft (19.4-sq m) living space. It comes with an outdoor clawfoot tub, an antique washstand, and solar lights. This cabin can accommodate two guests who will have access to two single beds, an indoor fireplace, a barbecue grill, and some quality furniture. It is tucked away from busy streets, so a peaceful stay here is guaranteed.

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Irvine, Kentucky, United States
56.15 km (34.9 mi) from Shillito Park
208 reviews   Superhost
Tiny house 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin is cozy and the amenities are awesome
the beds were extremely comfortable (memory foam mattresses)
the view was wonderful the cabin felt so cozy and ronnie and suzi were super chill
from the wood burning stove lamps composting toilet comfortable beds and brand new cabin
the beds were some of the most comfotable beds i've slept in super cozy plenty of blankets
the beds were really comfortable and clean too
this beautiful small cabin is beautiful and exceptionally clean with all the right touches
very clean safe and relaxing stay
the cabin and area around it was clean cozy and serene
it is beautiful clean private and surrounded by nature
ronnie and suzi were amazing hosts and very welcoming
very friendly and helpful hosts
amazing getaway and great hosts
ronnie and suzi are wonderful hosts who truly care about their guests
very kind and friendly hosts
we loved everything about the cabin and the location
such an amazing space and location
amazing place to stay to get away from it all
amazing location incredible hosts we needed to escape from the city and this was the perfect place
beautiful cabin in a peaceful place
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Enjoy the little things in life

Who said traveling should be expensive? In the end, making memories and experiencing the little things in life is all that matters. Since you are visiting Lexington and its surrounding areas, staying in a tiny house has its benefits. This type of accommodation is not only cozy but affordable too. To help you look for a place to stay, use our list above. There are also various hotels, some even with hot tubs, and townhouses you can rent in the city.

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