Located on the West Coast, California can offer people more than one reason to come down for a visit. One of the best things about this state is its weather, especially the long summers that give you more opportunities to rush down to the beach for a fun day by the sea. And the long coastline is perfect for road trips. Venture through nature, discover the beautiful lights emitted by the many lighthouses in the state and set camp under the watchful eyes of a million stars. Hike through the mountains in South Lake Tahoe or the many nature reserves in California. Check out the best tiny houses for rent in California, USA.
Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, this private studio cottage was newly designed and built to give everyone a therapeutic experience. For this purpose, the cottage was built with heated walnut floors and French doors. Because of the ideal location, all the windows show a stunning view. There is a queen-size bed in the cottage among other amenities like a fridge stocked with water and other drinks of your choice, a microwave and a kettle. For breakfast, the studio is stocked with locally roasted coffee, a selection of tea from Portland, cereal from Berkley and fresh fruits along with a snack basket. And if these details aren’t enough to make up your mind, the cottage also has a Bluetooth enabled clock radio, a TV, A propane barbecue and barbecue utensils.
Romantic studio in the California redwoods.Woodside, California, United States
Top guest reviewswe loved the hot tub and having a separate space to chill and watch tva tv tray or two would be super helpful for both prep and eatingif you like being surrounded by nature and feeling cozythis space is beautifully designed with art interesting books a comfortable bed and a stunning settingultra comfortable bed softest sheets every little touch so carefully thought ofit’s clean and the atmosphere is amazingthe place was very clean and gorgeousbeautiful tranquil quiet clean and overall fantastictom's place is a beautiful serene sparkling clean oasis
Host:the host is outstandingtom is an amazing host tootom is a very considerate and kind hosttom was a wonderful host highly recommendtom was a terrific hostRead more reviewsthe location is greatlocation is superb: serene and gorgeousand the area for the bnb location is beautifulthere are no words to get close to describe how gorgeous it wasthe best part about this place is the location
Designed by the architect Malek Alqadi, this tiny house is built for those who want to escape the daily hustle of the city life, the crowded streets and the ever-busy people. This is the perfect place for those who need some time by themselves, close to nature while having all the amenities they need to survive. And since this house is meant for relaxation, every product placed there has been carefully curated to elevate your experience. For instance, the sheets used are made of pure, natural silver and there’s a beautifully designed Ratio coffee machine. The house has one indoor bed with a skylight, one pull out couch and one outdoor bed if you’re in the mood to sleep directly under the stars, lulled into dreams by cool air.
Architect's Off-Grid Stargazing Cabin.Twentynine Palms, California, United States
Top guest reviewsi would highly recommend sleeping under the stars with the heated bed beneath yousleeping under the stars on a warm heated bed is an experience we’ll never forgetthe bed outside under the sky is amazingthere are actually 3 sleeping (bed) options all very comfortableattention to little details everywhere; things like comfortable bedding and robes hardback house manual welcome noteeverything was clean and they responded quicklybesides the point i thought the property could have been cleaned betterthe place is beautifully made but the cleanliness wasn’t at a standard we hoped forspotless to perfection the stars at night are glorious
Host:hillary was a wonderful host as well answering questions quickly and providing great recommendations in the areathe host is easy to reach and very helpfulhillary was always extremely responsive and easy to reach with our questionshillary is a wonderful host and i would to stay againour hosts were very responsive appreciated that as wellRead more reviewsamazing house in an incredible locationgreat location close to the park and great local eateriesgreat location utter tranquility feeling of desert wilderness yet food options only 10 mins drive awaythankful for this cozy respite so close to the parka wonderfully unique place to spend a night
With no Wi-Fi and spotty cell service, this tiny house isn’t meant for people who need to be connected to the online world at all times. This is a place for those who need to escape from the hecticness of their busy lives and need a chance to just find themselves. Tucked in the redwoods and a few miles away from the Pacific Ocean, the tiny house comes with a queen-size bed, a well-stocked kitchen for your cooking needs, a French press for those morning cups of coffee, and games and books for your entertainment. And in case of an emergence, there is a phone inside the house that guests can use.
Water Tower RetreatElk, California, United States
Top guest reviewslove that it is a true disconnect with no phones or wifiwe loved the view into the woods and the porch area with a table and hammockit is remote and so beautifully quiet with a gas heater that instantly warms the whole houseit was the perfect escape - loved being among the trees without wifi (as hard as it was)the bed was comfy shower was luxurious and the outdoor space was excitingly beautifulthe space is clean beautiful uniqueclean and very cozy with everything you could need for a lovely getawaythe place was spotless and detailed so intentionally and perfectlythe space is super clean cozy and filled with all kinds of surprises
Host:thanks again to the wonderful hostswonderful space very kind & gracious hosts excellent locationthis place is truly one of a kindRead more reviewsthe location is perfectthis location was perfect to unwind and unplugwish we could’ve had more time with the placeit’s a beautiful place to get away from the bustle of lifethis serene loft is ideal for one to two close couples settle in and get cozy
Designed to remind guests of the treehouses they spent their childhood in, this tiny house is located near the freeway that overlooks the Salinas River. After a short drive through the country, you will reach your destination where you will have all the privacy you could ask for. Along with two small bedrooms, the tiny house has a fully stocked kitchen as well as a coffee-maker. The guests are also provided with a space heater, a faux fireplace and a swamp cooler. Knowing that the needs of people are ever-changing, the hosts are always updating the amenities of this tiny house so that you may achieve maximum comfort.
Coyote Ridge Tiny HousePaso Robles, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthe amenities were great and we were more than comfortablethe views were stunning and the entire home was beautiful and cozyadorable little tiny house comfortable bed easy check in / out beautiful viewsbe sure to confirm w/host about wifi access thoughthe view is amazing the tiny house is cozy and cutejen’s place is fantastic and super clean
Host:host was great quick to respond and very thorough in providing directions and other important detailsthe hosts provided wonderful suggestions of places to visit and where to dinejen is a wonderful host incredibly responsive and thoughtfuljen was easy to communicate and an exceptional hostjen the host was as charming as the houseRead more reviewsjen’s place is located in a beautiful locationgreat location and relaxing getawaygreat place close to highway but tucked away enoughcoyote ridge was a little bit of heaven close to paso roblesit is and easy drive off of the freeway with wineries and downtown close by
Located in a safe neighbourhood, hidden among bamboos and aloes, the ‘Nugget’ is the perfect tiny house for those looking for a romantic getaway. This tiny house has only one bedroom, one bathroom and a portable toilet that is power-washed after each guest which means it’s always clean. There are blackout curtains to give guests complete privacy and there’s a Bluetooth speaker along with an Amazon echo dot that can be unplugged. The television has access to Netflix and Prime for your entertainment. Also, if you have any allergies, you can always let your host know so that she can make changes to the bedding accordingly. If you’re ready to spend a few romantic days with your partner, the 'Nugget’ is the place for you.
The "Nugget", a tiny house near the beach.Costa Mesa, California, United States
Top guest reviewsso cozy and the deck is fairly private and amazingvery comfortable bed and blanketsgreat for one person not really enough room for 2the bed was extremely comfortablethe bed was super comfortablevery clean and parking is a breezequiet clean and comfortablethe space was super clean and decorated really nicelyvery clean and modern perfect for a weekendsuper comfortable bed and really clean
Host:great host and beautiful homeceline was a wonderful host and quick to communicate with usgreat host and a beautiful little housei loved my experience and celine was a great hostlots of special touches celine did an incredible job and was a fantastic hostRead more reviewsthe location ideal and near restaurantsthe location is in a great neighborhoodcute little place near lots of restaurantsperfect getaway close to the beachgreat location and celine is very nice
Located one block from the shores of Lake Tahoe, this tiny house has everything an actual house would need, made to fit a compact design. The loft bedroom has a queen-size memory foam mattress that is covered with cotton linens and a down comforter. It also has a “sleep+sound” sound machine for those guests who have a hard time sleeping in new places. With a fully stocked kitchen that has a small fridge, a french press, a hand mill coffee grinder and more, you’ll never be left wanting. Though the house does not have a TV, guests can always pick a book from the host’s collection and read it while relaxing on the love seat in the living room.
Vintage Modern Cabin in "Tahoe Tiny Home Village"Kings Beach, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthe only down side was the bed was a tad stiff for our likingthe space heaters that look like little fire places were adorable tooi really like how the bed is positioned up stairs not to mention it is really comfortablethe bed was very comfortable and i enjoyed the book collectionit’s super intimate and the bed is super comfyplace was very clean and tidyit was a very clean space with everything we neededvery clean & easy check-inthe place was sparkling clean and so spacious for a tiny cabinthe space seems clean and well appointed
Host:lissa is a very good hostlissa is an amazing host with an amazing homeshe was very responsive and helpfulresponsive host and easy check inlissa was so friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsclose to breathtaking trailsthis location was absolutely perfectgreat location walking distance to the lake very close to safeway and northstarawesome location too as it is walking distance to everythingcute little spot walking distance to lots of local spots
Initially created to help rehabilitate individuals recovering from homelessness, this tiny house is a place for those looking for a simpler lifestyle. While it does have the basics that everyone needs to get through the day, it doesn’t feature many modern amenities but that’s the whole point. This place exists to give guests a chance to get away from materialistic wants and just be by themselves. With one bedroom, a bathroom, the house also comes with a kitchen, Wi-Fi and air-conditioning. And with two rescued llamas nearby for you to pet and cuddle, what more could you ask for?
Yosemite/Bass Lake Tiny House with LlamasOakhurst, California, United States
Top guest reviewsvery easy to cook with a functional kitchen and amenitiesperfect amount of living space and kitchen spacegot a little warm but there was a fan so it worked outwe took sam’s recommendation and went for coffee and breakfast at cool beans cafe and it was spectacularit had everything we needed and offered a cozy cool experiencebathroom was clean as wellreally clean and full of small detailsit was clean throughout bathroom was tidy and kitchen was spotlessvery clean and had everything we neededeverything was sparkling clean
Host:the host are kind and very communicativesamantha is a excellent hostsam was a great hostsamantha is an excellent host and made sure we had everything we neededsamantha was kind attentive hospitable and everything you could want in a hostRead more reviewscute tiny house great location just outside oakhurstexcellent proximity to yosemite national parkwe loved just about everything about this cute little placethis place was very cute it was a close drive to the yosemite and a cozy place to staythe llamas were super cute and great location thanks for the stay :)
Sometimes, everyone needs a break from day-to-day life to reconnect with the world around them, and for those looking for an escape, this tiny house is the place. A private homesteader, this the perfect isolated escape with a view of the Indian Cove and Joshua Tree National Park. With one bedroom and one bathroom, the house might be small but it has everything one needs to have a comfortable stay, from a well-stocked kitchen to an outdoor living room where you can sit and watch the stars at night. The washrooms are eco-friendly and the water from there is used for the plants this is why guests are provided with eco-friendly shampoos and soaps. If you wish, you can bring a small dog with you for an additional price of 20 USD per night.
Cactus Mountain: Desert Views Joshua Tree RetreatTwentynine Palms, California, United States
Top guest reviewsthe amenities were wonderful; excellent coffee (no sugar though) great shampoos and hand soaps and good kitchen equipmentthe back yard is huge with comfortable seating and phenomenal views of the high desertthe mattress was very comfortable and cozythe bed was super comfy the views spleneid and the shower gel smelled soooo goodnikki and tienlyn’s place was so adorable and cozyit was very clean and stylishthe house was super clean and has everything you needgreat place clean super cool looking spot scenery around was beautifulspace is exactly as pictured and cleanthe perfect getaway that’s really comfortable and clean and relaxing and beautiful
Host:i didn’t need to contact hosts since everything is accessible and readymore awesome are the hosts - polite and friendly and immediately responsiveif you have any questions even after securing your spot the hosts are extremely responsivethe hosts were amazing with recommendations in the area & anything else that we neededhosts were very generous with local tips and information and were quick to respond to usRead more reviewsthis place is so cute and i love itwonderful experience beautiful location very stylish spacea nice location as well as a nice surrounding areaif you plan on coming here thinking this place is close to any major attractions it's notthe place is definitely a place to get away from city noise and lights
Located in Carmel Valley, this tiny house is an off-grid cabin, designed to give guests a place to relax while looking over the breathtaking views of Ventana Wilderness and Santa Lucia Highlands. With a lounge space, this private place has a well-stocked kitchen that is perfect for cooking simple meals, a rain shower in the bathhouse, a loft bedroom that has a queen-size bed, and a deck wherefrom you can admire the view. The cabin also comes with a french press and a wide variety of coffee, tea and simple breakfast items. And if you’re in the mood, take a hike up the hill to visit your host’s farm and meet their many pet animals.
Peaceful Mountain Hideaway in Carmel ValleyCarmel Valley, California, United States
Top guest reviewsstay here stunning views an adorable cabin and a toilet and shower with an unbeatable viewthe view is amazing so private and comfortablea very cozy cabin with great viewsfinally - loved the bathroom and even the toilet had an awesome view lola cozy spot with amazing views of the valleyit was very clean and organizedvery clean and a nice bathroomall the attention to details cleanliness and charmthe house was very clean and had everything we neededthe cabin was very clean
Host:they were great hosts who were responsive but not overbearingfriendly helpful hosts who are so accommodatingwonderful hosts perfect cabin we will be back again some daygreat stay the cabin is so peaceful and the hosts put in such thoughtful touchesjen and rob are extremely communicative and the place is adorable it's easy to find with their directionsRead more reviewsstaying at this location was a breathtaking experiencethe location was peaceful and quietthe location was beautiful and it was fun to walk around the propertyit is such a cute romantic placebeautifully crafted in a breathtaking location
This property is located in South/North Park, a gentrified neighbourhood. Designed for campers and green-conscious travellers, this rustic cabin comes with a well-stocked kitchenette that has an induction heating burner, toaster oven, fridge, microwave and a french press coffee maker. The single bedroom has a queen-size bed with comforters and a 4" foam topper. And in case you’re an international guest, the cabin has a converter and adaptor for electrical appliances. There’s also a pool that you could use to relax and a Mexican Chiminea fireplace that you could sit in front of and read a book.
Art Studio Retreat/Rustic CabinSan Diego, California, United States
Top guest reviewsit did get a little chilly at night but the space heater was an excellent toucha warm inviting oasis in a beautiful established garden with a poolthe bed was extremely comfortablethe studio was comfortable and had everything we neededtoo comfortable in factthe pool was sparkling clean and perfectvery clean and quiet neighborhood is quiet and safethe room was clean and we had all we neededthe place is a good size for 1 or 2 people clean and had nice amenities
Host:they were very responsive and helpful with any questions we hadthey were welcoming and friendlythe hosts are very warm and welcomingthe art studio is great and the hosts are warm and welcomingit’s the little touches that make it perfect and the hosts are outstandingRead more reviewsperfect location and great neighborhoodsuch a peaceful location close to everythingthe location was excellent - just minutes to many different sd locationswhat a wonderful retreat tucked away in a great locationfabulous location within walking distance to great restaurants and a quick uber ride to balboa park
A home away from home
Everyone needs a vacation. Some people like to travel to visit new places and learn about different cultures. Some people like to travel with their families and friends to create unforgettable memories. Some people, however, travel because they need an escape from their hectic lives. They need a break to reconnect with nature and themselves. Because of this, California with its warm weather and beautiful landscape is the perfect place for those seeking an escape. And what better way to relax than to stay in a place that feels like home. After finding the tiny house that suits your needs, a vacation without stress is one booking away.
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