Top 10 Tiny Houses For Rent In Connecticut, USA - Updated 2024

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Connecticut has a breathtaking backdrop that consists of gorgeous coastal cities and verdant small towns. Against this rustic background is modern life juxtaposed with a rich history and popular festivals. Together with its beaches and lush green hills, the well-kept historical houses that date back to the 17th and 18th centuries offer a charming ambiance. You can appreciate the incredible autumn foliage or visit any time of the year to explore its many state forests and state parks. You can also enjoy waterfall hikes in Connecticut. Take advantage of the natural scenery by renting a small yet well-designed private home all to yourself. If you’re craving some peace and relaxation, read on to find out about some of the top tiny houses for rent in Connecticut, USA.

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 February 08, 2024.

1. Beautiful abode with an outdoor patio in East Lyme (from USD 198)

This tiny abode offers the perfect blend of comfort, convenience, and relaxation, featuring a 44-inch high-definition TV with streaming services such as Netflix, Disney+, Hulu, HBO Max, Amazon Prime Video, and Fire TV. The Echo Dot Bluetooth sound system provides a fantastic audio experience. If you’re a gamer, the game console offering an immersive gaming experience is perfect for you. For families with children, there are plenty of toys and books to keep the little ones entertained.

During the colder months, the indoor gas fireplace with guards provides a warm and cozy atmosphere, perfect for snuggling up with a good book or your loved ones. Stay connected with the Wi-Fi and browse the internet at your convenience. If you prefer the outdoors, step outside onto the patio, complete with outdoor furniture, a fire pit, and a grill.

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East Lyme, Connecticut, United States
45.76 km (28.5 mi) from Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze
89 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the kitchen had a really nice view of the yard
little touches like bottles of water and all the kitchen comforts made our stay extra special
we watched the snow fall and were able to enjoy the outdoor area too with the patio heater
the house was perfect for a cozy retreat equipped with everything you need makes any stay hassle free
we absolutely loved this place so cozy and clean we didn’t want to leave
the house is very comfy clean and has a luxurious feel
everything was so clean
everything was brand new and sparkling clean
cooked a great pasta dinner with my guest and the kitchen was spotless equipped with everything we needed
john was also an amazing host
john was an excellent host and his tiny home was exactly as described
john was very responsive and kind
john was a great host--very responsive and helpful
john is a great host and very responsive
great location beautiful smart home in the woods secluded yet close to civilization for a perfect getaway
the book barn deke's bagels and castello of niantic were all so close proximity this amazing little gem
john’s place was amazing and definitely more than we expected
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2. Cozy home with an outdoor seasonal pool in Stamford

This cozy home is the perfect retreat, offering a beautiful blend of indoor and outdoor living where pets are allowed. There is a wall-mounted TV, ideal for a movie night or catching up on your favorite shows. The shelves are stocked with books and reading material, so you can lose yourself in a good story while you relax. Stay connected with Wi-Fi, whether you need to catch up on work or browse the internet for fun.

The dedicated workspace provides a quiet and comfortable space to work if needed. Moreover, you’ll find a beautiful outdoor dining area and a grill. The fire pit is ideal for spending quality time under the stars. If you want to cool off, the private pool is available seasonally, offering a refreshing oasis to enjoy swimming.

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Stamford, Connecticut, United States
81.78 km (50.9 mi) from Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze
44 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is a small space like a studio apt
very clean quiet and private
we loved how clean and peaceful it was
nice place quite clean and good for travelers with pets
we had a wonderful stay in this cozy clean cottage
the place is clean safe and included many extra touches which made the stay much more enjoyable
host was very responsive
she was friendly and accommodating
rosy was an amazing host
rosy is a great host
amazing host amazing space would certainly return thank you very much
great location with a short drive to the downtown
this is a great place with very cute attention to detail
the backyard was very large and perfect for walking the dogs
i can only imagine how beautiful this place must be in the spring and summer
very close to beautiful trails that are well marked the pool was clean beautiful and refreshing
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3. Family-friendly cottage near Salisbury Town (from USD 176)

One of the best places for rent in Connecticut is this tiny house, an ideal home base for your next weekend getaway in the Berkshires. There are plenty of notable places, including the beautiful town of Salisbury, found just within walking distance of the property. You can easily get to the Appalachian Trail if you want to go biking and skiing.

Despite its cozy living space, the house comes with modern conveniences that assure a relaxing stay. Air conditioning, Wi-Fi, cooking basics, and a smart TV are available. For families, features such as games, toys, and a high chair are provided as well.

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79.45 km (49.4 mi) from Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze
5 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this cozy cottage was perfect for our stay
although kitchen is old it was clean and had everything we needed
lyndall was a wonderful host
very helpful owner on property
she also met my last minute request for a late checkout which was most helpful
good location -walking distance to town with bakery wine store and inn
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4. Quaint cottage with a lake access in Morris (from USD 221)

Cozy and fully furnished, this cottage is a lovely spot to get away from it all. This tiny home in Connecticut features a wall-mounted TV in the living area, cooking basics in the kitchen, and Wi-Fi throughout the listing. Ample parking space is available on the premises as well.

Guests can enjoy landscape views and direct access to Bantam Lake while staying in this rental. It is also strategically located close to Bantam and Litchfield, not to mention several dining options and shopping spots.

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48.19 km (30.0 mi) from Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze
2 reviews   Wifi Available
cottage 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
we loved the location and the house
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5. Small and cozy space on a farm with garden in Guilford (from USD 150)

Somewhere in Guilford, Connecticut, on a small yet picturesque land called Waystone Farm is this Airbnb tiny house designed for a cozy vacation. With a garden and free parking on-site, it’s an idyllic 8-acre (3.2-hectare) land, making it a perfect setting to learn to farm and most importantly, to find comfort and peace. The adorable house offers a full bath and a queen-size bed as well as kitchen necessities like pots, pans, a microwave, and a coffee maker.

Embrace the pleasant rural life here and create a unique kind of holiday experience as you help look after the goats and chickens too.

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Guilford, Connecticut, United States
8.25 km (5.2 mi) from Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze
198 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
the house was so clean and cozy
a nice and clean house with a lot quiet time
the tiny house was spotless and comfortable to stay in
the tiny house was perfect and very clean as well
the tiny house was exceptionally clean and very easy to maneuver for 2 people
deb is a wonderful host
deb is a great host
our host deb was so awesome with quick responses and great hospitality
deb was an outstanding host
deb is so wonderful and the perfect host
the location & goats were great
great location on a beautiful secluded farm
if you want a unique experience away from it all definitely try this place
the tiny house is an amazing place
couldn’t recommend this place enough we’ll definitely be back
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6. Modest haven with an entrancing brook view in Norwich (from USD 136)

Cuddling with your loved one inside Water Forest Retreat – Hiker’s Haven, which overlooks a gorgeous brook outside, might be the kind of holiday that you never knew you needed. Built within a lush forest property of 100 acres (40.4 hectares), it is definitely a lovely retreat. It is also one of the pet-friendly vacation rentals in Connecticut so be sure to bring your furry friends along.

If you’re after some oceanic atmosphere, it is 24 minutes away from Bluff Point State Park, while the lovely Gardner Lake State Park is 15 minutes away. To get here, you’ll have to climb down 57 steps through the forest and so, ready yourself for a little bit of adventure. It also has a queen-size bed and a minimalistic bathroom. There’s an electric fireplace and a chandelier designed with fairy lights, providing a more magical ambiance.

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Norwich, Connecticut, United States
49.09 km (30.5 mi) from Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze
495 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 0 Beds 2 Guests 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place was immaculate cozy and had the best pond view
nancy and bert created a magical space and made sure we were very comfortable
the cabin was cozy clean and filled with delightful artistic details that made it feel unique and personal
so incredibly beautiful clean and peaceful
the house is private clean gorgeous and full of everything you might need
everything is incredibly comfortable and spotlessly clean
the property is clean lovingly cared for and so comfortable
the tiny house was squeaky clean and super charming
the owners were so responsive to any questions we had
the owners are the most genuine kind people and make you feel at home
bert was super helpful
they're very kind and helpful
everything was as pictured hosts were nice and pleasant
it had everything we needed and the location is beautiful
the write up on here describes the place perfectly
this is without a doubt my most favorite getaway location we have ever been to
nancy and bert’s place was perfect for a short vacation from the city
i loved walking on the trails and sitting on the benches they so carefully placed
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7. Elegant cabin with air-conditioned living room in Eastford (from USD 182)

Charlie Brown Campground offers full-blown picturesque sceneries and so, adding these deluxe river camp cabins in Connecticut into the mix will definitely equate to a wonderful tiny house experience. A vast property in Eastford, you can spend a whole lot of quality time together with your loved ones here, as you can have a grill, dine out at a picnic table, and partake in some stargazing.

This tiny house that allows long-term rentals is furnished with an air-conditioned living area, a Roku TV, and a fireplace. You will surely be comfortable in your bedroom, because it has a flat-screen television and a queen-size bed. The kitchen boasts modern appliances and cooking utensils, so, to add to a luxurious and laidback stay, you can prepare delicious meals for your family as well.

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Eastford, Connecticut, United States
66.56 km (41.4 mi) from Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze
7 reviews   Wifi Available
Tiny home 4 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cabin is really well fitted and very comfortable with all the equipment you need
the cabin was clean and exactly as pictured
the staff were friendly
the staff were really friendly and made some great recommendations of local places to visit
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8. Tiny house within a pleasant neighborhood in Brookfield (from USD 170)

Neat and classy are the two adjectives that will come to mind once you enter this Airbnb vacation rental in Connecticut, a little, charming private space for rent. This apartment is just under the main house and is within a peaceful and welcoming neighborhood.

As a guest, you’ll be provided with two airbeds and a floor mattress aside from a queen-sized bed. If you can make time for laundry, a washing machine and hangers are provided. They also have air conditioning and an indoor fireplace. The best thing is you can spend the evening with your fellow travel-lovers slurping a cup of hot cocoa or savoring a glass of wine in front of a bonfire.

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Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
56.43 km (35.1 mi) from Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze
50 reviews   Wifi Available
Tiny home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
having a full kitchen is a huge bonus
you will love this place: tiny cozy quiet--it's the perfect place to catch your breath and get some rest
the space is quiet and clean and was perfect for what i needed
the most kind and thoughtful hosts you could ever hope for
richard and alyssa were great hosts
the place was lovely and cozy the hosts were so sweet and very responsive
the hosts are exceptionally thoughtful and friendly and will quickly respond to any and all inquiries
the family was friendly and quick to respond to communications while respecting their guests privacy great value
amazing peaceful location owners were amazing
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9. Bohemian-style octagon house in Norwich (from USD 125)

Experience a Bohemian type of comfort here in Water Forest Retreat, an octagon house that is located on 100-acre (40.4-hectare) forest land and within short walking distance of a spring-fed pond, a waterfall, a marsh, and main hiking trails. Just don’t forget to bring your water shoes to ensure a safe and fun hike while staying in this not-so-cheap house for rent in Connecticut.

As for the beautiful space that this heated cedar home has to offer, there’s a full-size bed with a high-quality memory foam mattress, an elegant throw blanket to make sure your legs are warm, and lots of pillows. Both living and dining areas are outdoors so you can enjoy the quiet and comfort with a lit fire pit outside.

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Norwich, Connecticut, United States
49.1 km (30.6 mi) from Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze
746 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 0 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i would like to give extra credit though on this review to the shower
nancy and bert literally thought of every little detail to make your stay magical and comfortable
the outdoor shower is a nice touch and was hotter and stayed hot for a very long time
the space was super cute and cozy
it was warm and comfortable even in the winter (including the outhouse)
everything was extremely clean including the outdoor shower
quite cozy clean and comfortable
the place is all beautifully maintained and cleaned and marked out for trails
amazing one night was not enough clean friendly and fun
beautiful land and very cozy and clean room by the brook
bert and nancy are excellent hosts
great hosts who are very attentive
bert and nancy were amazing hosts
fabulous stay they were such kind hosts and went above and beyond
and the good energy the hosts project
this is such a special location
wonderful couple and wonderful location
nancy and bert created walking trails that were so cute
this place is perfect for a getaway nancy and bert were super helpful about explaining everything
nancy and bert have created such an amazing place to decompress from everything going on
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10. Alluring cabin next to a romantic pond in Hampton

Imagine being away from the city and staying in a pleasant cabin next to a romantic pond. Surrounded by lush nature, you will have a double bed and a fold-out single bed all to yourselves.

The basic amenities are provided, and they provide an atmosphere that is rustic, simple, and cozy. This tiny-house living experience includes access to the private pond outside, where you can do some canoeing, swimming, and fishing. There’s also a collection of lounge furniture outdoors where you and your partner can have a relaxing late afternoon.

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Hampton, Connecticut, United States
65.14 km (40.5 mi) from Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze
3 reviews  
Tiny house 2 Beds 1 Bathroom

Make the most out of your stay in Connecticut

Connecticut offers not just attractive and unforgettable tourist spots but also the kind of peace and relaxation everyone would want to have for their vacation or weekend trips. From rustic towns to forested landscapes that will take your breath away, this state creates a peaceful space where you can clear your mind and take in the beauty around you.

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Frequently asked questions about the top tiny houses for rent in Connecticut, USA

1. Which tiny houses for rent in Connecticut allow long-term stays?

If you want to spend an extended getaway in Connecticut, stay at this elegant cabin with an air-conditioned living room in Eastford and this tiny house within a pleasant neighborhood in Brookfield, as these properties offered long-term rentals.

2. Which tiny houses for rent in Connecticut have parking?

This family-friendly cottage near Salisbury Town, this quaint cottage with lake access in Morris, this small and cozy space on a farm with a garden in Guilford, and this modest haven with an entrancing brook view in Norwich all have parking available.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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