Houston is a large metro known for its role in innovation and space technology, earning the nickname “Space City.” Here, you can find NASA Johnson Space Center where people train, research, and experiment about spaceflight. It also hosts a diverse population that makes local restaurants and neighborhoods interesting to explore. In your spare time, check out fine dining, street food, cafes, and juice bars to get a taste of Houston’s local food scene. It has other attractions such as Hermann Park and Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park. For those dropping by, the best accommodation for quick weekend getaways or short business trips is a tiny home. These small houses with modern equipment and efficient design stand close to the major downtown spots in the city. You could choose from varying styles such as Japan-inspired themes or remodeled shipping containers. There are also affordable Airbnbs you can avail. Find the perfect tiny house in this large metro world. Check out these best Airbnb tiny houses in Houston, Texas.
1. Stylish tiny hideout with jetted shower (from USD 63)
This small home holds more space and amenities than the typical tiny house rentals. It also stands conveniently close to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and other key landmarks. The house can accommodate a traveling couple in its unique, stylish space, which features a queen-size bed, a cozy living room with Wi-Fi and TV, and a full bathroom and kitchen. It also comes with luxurious touches such as the six-jetted and full-body shower that comes with a heavy-rain shower head. The full kitchen comes with a complete set of appliances and thoughtful essentials such as foil, sandwich bags, spices, and a coffee maker.
The “HIDEOUT’ Tiny HouseHouston, Texas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:i need to bring up that the pillows on the bed and the couch area smelled like bit’s brand new comfortable stylish and strikingly spacious for the amount of square footagethe bed is extremely comfortable and the place just felt really homey overallyou have everything you need and then some super cozy accessible and vibey
Cleanliness:extremely clean well thought outcozy and clean would definitely rebookthe property itself was quite nice as described neat and clean cozy and convenient to the airporta charming and unique stay - clean quiet and rebeca was an outstanding hostvery clean cutely stylish and ideal for an intimate place for couples
Host:the host was very helpful and attentivems rebeca is very responsive to queriesthe host was very quick to respond very helpfulvery well put together and the host is incredibly responsivemy only issue was that the walkway to the door entrance wasn’t suitcase friendlyRead more reviews
Location:it’s a great location if you’re flying out of or into iahthis place is a beautiful tiny house in a nice and friendly neighborhoodgreat hole in the wall place with good value
2. Japandi tiny house with private balcony (from USD 178)
Modern theme and Japanese style combine in one well-designed tiny house for solo travelers or couples. The efficient structure maximizes light and air with classy décor. The tiny house comes with a loft bedroom, a small kitchen with organic essentials, and a laundry space. Its major highlight is the lighted private balcony that has chairs for coffee time and space to place meditation mats. To experience the full minimalist and off-the-grid rest, take out your favorite book and lounge on the private balcony for some relaxation. And while you’re at it, the restaurant is close to Montrose where you can enjoy some unique cuisine from the various Japanese restaurants there.
5☆ Stylish Luxe Tiny House w/ Balcony - Hidden GemHouston, Texas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the ac was a little touchy but overall the stay was comfortablebut the bed upstairs wasn't the most comfortable but the bed downstairs was super comfybetter than most full size house bathrooms
Cleanliness:great stay clean and quietit was a clean and seamless stayit had the cutest touches and was very cleanthe home was clean and modernbooked for a staycation it’s a really cool tiny house that’s clean too
Host:susanna is a wonderful hostthe host is super responsive and helpful prompt and kindappreciated the friendly expeditious responsesabsolutely perfect place and the nicest hostsusanna was very accommodating and helpful the tiny home was beautiful and adventurousRead more reviews
Location:great location in a very cute and eclectic neighborhoodcool location near many washington avecute little home within walking distance to several restaurantsgood location to explore or stay inthis place is so cute
3. Stylish space inspired by traditional Japanese culture (from USD 57)
This Japan-inspired tiny house leans on traditional touches and focuses on the efficient use of space. It includes an open space with a tatami platform that converts to a living area during the daytime and turns into bed space at night. The beddings sit right beside the large window, allowing the guests to wake up to the beautiful sunlight. While tiny houses naturally include compact bathrooms, this one features a large one with a bathtub, a showerhead, and a sit-down shower chair. The sleek and clean design with custom Japanese traditional art makes this room a unique stay.
Wabi Sabi | Japanese Tiny home & Onsen ExperienceHouston, Texas, United StatesSuperhost
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Cleanliness:super clean stylish design and has everything i needleo’s place was great easy access to everything and very clean
Host:the hosts are very nice and welcomingleo is the best host i have ever metthe hosts are very accommodating and welcoming and i really look forward to staying here againwe loved staying at wabi sabi the hosts were outstanding and the space was larger than expectedRead more reviews
Location:perfect place for a get awaythis place was amazing and unique
4. Beach house-inspired getaway in the city (from USD 56)
This house shared the same backyard space as another tiny home. However, both homes offer quiet accommodations away from the hustle and bustle of hotels in the city center. This one-bedroom house, which can accommodate up to three guests, comes with a kitchenette with a full-sized fridge. However, there is no microwave oven inside. This small home gives the vibes of a vacation beach house while keeping you located near major Houston landmarks.
The Tiny BLUE HouseHouston, Texas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the bed was super comfynice sized space tv and nice finishes
Cleanliness:clean comfortable space and it’s dog friendly i would recommendclean and tidy little unit perfect for a little getaway
Host:eddie’s place is accommodating and as welcoming as the host himselfeddie is a communicative host and went above and beyond to make sure we were comfortablepet friendly is always a plusgreat place to stay eddie is very personable and a great hosteddie is super helpful and friendly with suggestions or things that pop up with the placeRead more reviews
Location:would definitely return and suggest to anyone great location for amazing eatery’s and local artwe loved the little house it's very close to every thing and cleangood place to spend a night in houstonthe place is like a studio so it had a kitchenette with utensils and a full-sized fridgenice to place to stay
5. Charming tiny house located near city landmarks (from USD 56)
If you crave a new experience while in the city, this house offers a more unique setting away from bustling hotels. The small house stands in a shared backyard space near downtown landmarks and well-known food spots. The tiny home holds enough space to fit four guests and comes with a kitchen microwave and mini-fridge for snacks. This accommodation works best for quick weekend visits and business trips to downtown Houston.
The Tiny GREEN HouseHouston, Texas, United StatesSuperhost
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Cleanliness:the place was nice and cleanthe place was clean welcoming and very comfortablesparkling clean was much better than i expectededdies place was much larger than i expected it was super clean and it was in a good locationsmall and cozy but totally clean and easy to access especially considering all the covid safety precautions
Host:eddie was a fantastic hosteddie was also a fantastic hosteddie was friendly and had great dining tips for usand the host’s communication was always very quick and considerateeddie is very helpful responds quickly and gives great suggestions we really recommend itRead more reviews
Location:it is conveniently close to many attractions and downtowneddie’s place is in a great location in houstonthis place is in a nice neighborhood and very close to many locations near downtown houstonjust a couple of miles out from downtown with great places nearbythe location is excellent about 10 minutes from the downtown and 20 minutes from the space center
6. Unique urban house on wheels (from USD 75)
This superbly designed tiny house is perfect for a small group of three. Even in a smaller space, it features a queen-size loft bed, an extra bed for lounging and reading, a sofa bed, a stocked bathroom, and a full kitchen with bonus snacks. The shared outdoor space includes a dining area, a barbecue grill, and a wooden swing. The home is also packed with WiFi, airconditioning, and a TV for guests’ comfort and convenience.
Tiny Home HTX! Long term and Nurses Welcomed!Houston, Texas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the fan keeps it cool and it’s my new happy placecomfortable bed accessed via a rather steep (but fun ) ladderbed is comfortable and we had good sleep
Cleanliness:it was very clean and invitingvery cozy nice and cleansmall cozy clean and beautifully decoratedeverything in the house is super cleanany guest would not be disappointed in trying out a really stylish and spotless tiny-house lifestyle
Host:the hosts were super fast to reply to questionsveronica was a great host who was very attentivegood time nice hosts and olacesuch a great home and great hostveronica is such a super host she was very accommodating and assisted me with my requestsRead more reviews
Location:the location is easy to get anywherevery cute place would definitely stay againabout 10 minutes from the heights or downtown the location is perfectthe location is great the property is gated it feels very safeif you’re on the fence don’t be this place is perfect for two people
7. Luxurious room in re-purposed shipping container
The sophisticated décor in these tiny rooms makes it difficult to believe that these living pods are made of shipping containers. One single container unit holds a full-size bed, a bathroom with a shower, and a private balcony space for dining. The room comes with storage space under the bed, a dining spot, a fridge, a microwave oven, a water dispenser, and other essentials. The clean and efficient use of space, light, and art makes this one of the most unique vacation rentals in Houston, Texas, for solo travelers and couples.
East Downtown Micro-Luxe Container Living Pod #9Houston, Texas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the photos are exactly as the rooms look and the atmosphere inside honestly felt cleancute balcony is a great spot for breakfastcomfortable bed and bathrooma beautiful quiet little room and gorgeous bathroomcomfortable bed and quiet neighbors
Cleanliness:clean and cool looking placethe room was very clean nicespace was extremely clean and felt safethe unit was clean and exceptionally comfortablereally clean and cool place
Host:prompt responses and very helpfulsuper amazing host was extremely nice and replied very quicklyi have stayed with this host before he os greatthe response time when i had a question was really fast and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:great price great location beautiful spacegreat small place close to everything i neededwe were very happy with this stay the location was unique and and so cutethis little place was perfect super cuteplace is great for the price listed
8. Luxurious unit with kitchenette
This rental is part of a shipping container-turned-luxury home. The lower floor unit features a well-lit space with a double-size bed and luxurious bathroom. It also comes with a kitchenette equipped with a mini-fridge, a stove, counters with a sink, and basic cooking essentials. The living pods feature unique ideas for tiny living experiences.
East Downtown Micro-Luxe Container Living Pod #8Houston, Texas, United StatesSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:shower was good and good air systemvery creative space and comfortable bedvery comfortable had coffee creamer in the fridgea+ amenities and the bathroom was very nicethe artwork and just the overall aesthetic of the room was amazing
Cleanliness:very clean and cozyvery clean and cozy place to stayvery clean and well thought outsuper clean and lovely spaceclean stay with clear instructions and communication
Host:anju is a wonderful hosthost is great as wellnice and quite place attentive hostit was super stylish and the owner spare no expense in the finishesthe host responds very quickly and is very nice i will be back to stay soonRead more reviews
Location:safe neighborhood and good area close to thingsgreat location and amazing bathroomgreat location affordable easy check-ingreat location for price nice & quietalso the neighborhood itself is rich in cultural diversity with plenty of delectable cuisine within walking distance
9. Efficient tiny house on wheels
This tiny house on wheels makes the best example of a fun and compact living experience. The two-bedroom house fits up to six guests with a queen-size bed, a convertible sofa bed, and two single beds in the loft area. Its compact but well-detailed space comes with a full kitchen, a bathroom with a shower and laundry equipment, and a mini dining space. The thoughtful and efficient design shows the great effort made by the hosts in turning the small space into a cozy home.
? One of a Kind Tiny ? " Experience Tiny Living ?Houston, Texas, United StatesSuperhost
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Cleanliness:very comfortable and cleanbeautiful experience of a clean and organized tiny homeit was so clean and filled with everything we could have neededit was so cute and clean
Host:hosts were very responsiveveronica was a great host for a quick weekend getawayveronica and rene are amazing hosts and respond quickly if you have a needgreat hosts who are very accommodating and responsive to any inquiries you may havethe shower gel smelled divine the hosts go the extra mile to make you truly feel welcomedRead more reviews
Location:surprisingly spacious and great location
10. Affordable RV-style living with two single beds
If you plan a quick visit to Houston with back-and-forth trips to city establishments, this RV-style house provides a comfortable stay in a prime location. The tiny living space stands less than a 10-minute drive from Downtown Houston, NRG Stadium, and University of Houston. It provides a quiet urban space with two single beds, a smart TV with Netflix, a small kitchen, and a private shower. The RV comes in a modern, urban style with soft and cute themes that make your stay relaxing.
Vintage Pink [email protected] Mins Med|NRG "The Address"Houston, Texas, United States
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Amenities & Room:beds were very comfortablecomfortable to sleep in and shower
Cleanliness:super clean and stylishit was super clean and cozyvery clean and spacious for being in a camperthe rv was very cleanthe place was very clean
Host:the host is great tooawesome hosts and super nicethey were super responsive to all of my questions toomike & leyla are very helpfulthe hosts are very helpful and are quick to respond to your questionsRead more reviews
Location:super cute location great pricegreat location if you need to be close to the medical centergreat location too it was so easy to get on the hwy to go downtownnice area and close to a lot of attractionsit’s a cute spot clean close to a family dollar park & gas stations
Experience tiny living in the large Houston metro
Houston hosts a diverse population in a bustling metropolis. There are plenty of things to do including enjoying great dining experiences–from Indian restaurants to rooftop joints.
If you are wondering where to stay in this fine city while wanting a simple but comfortable home that will give you some peace, find your quiet space in these Airbnb tiny houses in Houston, Texas!
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