Chosen as one of the best places to travel in 2023 by The New York Times, Louisville—Kentucky’s largest city—is brimming with attractions that will definitely captivate you. You can explore the city’s diverse neighborhoods, such as Old Louisville where you’ll see more than 40 blocks of the city’s most historic and well-preserved Victorian homes. Additionally, Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory is a must-visit for baseball fans, while boxing enthusiasts can drop by Muhammad Ali Center to learn about the great boxer’s legacy. Louisville is also home to The Kentucky Derby, a world-renowned horse race that draws audiences worldwide. If you miss the event, you can still join a historical walking tour of Churchill Downs at Kentucky Derby Museum.
Besides having over 120 attractions, Louisville has excellent accommodations of all sizes where you can unwind after exploring. Continue scrolling to find the top tiny houses for rent in Louisville, Kentucky.
This accommodation might look small from the outside, but you’ll be surprised by how spacious it is once you step inside. Because it’s packed with well-appointed amenities, you’ll have most of what you need for a comfortable stay in this quaint abode, from a cozy living room to a kitchen where you can easily prepare meals. On lazy days, you can unwind while taking a bubble bath in the main bathroom or watch television shows while lying on the snug bed. The cozy nook in the kitchen will also make a perfect reading corner to get lost in a book or two.
Outdoors, you can play with your furry friend in the backyard. The deck also has a dining arrangement ideal for alfresco dining.
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
5.77 km (3.6 mi) from Farmington Historic Plantation
Top guest reviewsthe cozy cottage was awesomethe back yard was so perfect for my pup and the place was cozythis house has one of the better equipped kitchens we’ve seen in our travelsthe space was relaxing and comfortablebenjamin and dan were very accomodating and their cottage was very cozy and welcomingvery clean house great communicationit was very clean and convenientclean and comfortable and a just a great value for your staywe had a great stay here the house is very nice nice and clean with a great outdoor spaceclean comfortable and cozy stay in a great part of the city
Host:excellent hosts and excellent homethe host was accommodating helpful and friendlywe certainly enjoyed our visit and benjamin and dan were great hostsdan was a great and attentive hostseveral of the neighbors or people passing by on the sidewalks spoke to us and were very friendlyRead more reviewsgreat location and super cutegreat location in a nice neighborhoodgreat location and easy parkingamazing location with easy access to expo center churchill downs downtown and germantowngreat location and a beautiful outdoor area
If you want to take a break from the bustling city, this compact rental will be the one for you. The structure may be tiny, but it has a well-stocked kitchenette and enough room to sleep seven. There are also plenty of spaces to lounge outside, such as the covered living area and hammock. You will also have a designated beach area where you can engage in activities, such as boating and swimming. Fun activities, including basketball and shuffleboard, will also be available throughout the premises.
Further, the family can huddle around the firepit at night and share laughter over s’mores and hot cocoa.
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
3.43 km (2.2 mi) from Farmington Historic PlantationSuperhost
Top guest reviewsoutdoor living space with tv was greatwe loved the outdoor living room with tv as well as the fire piteverything was clean and tidyit was very clean and beautifully maintainedsuper clean and cuteit is extremely clean and well maintainedthe space is very clean
Host:overall great quick stay and hosts made check in very easythe kitchen was better stocked than most and the attentiveness of the owners was remarkablei highly recommend the bunk house and it’s hostsadorable this was the perfect place for our mother/daughter girls weekend super friendly owners and staffwe had a lovely visit and our daughter enjoyed it the hosts were extremely friendly and helpfulRead more reviewssuch an amazing location & super close to downtownprogress park is truly hidden gemprogress park is an amazing placewe recommend progress park to anyoneprogress park is the most unlikely placed boho chic hipster getaway in the middle of derby city
Nearby tiny houses for rent
This 200-sq. ft. (18.58-sq m) studio approximately 20.1 mi (32.35 km) from downtown Louisville, is perfect for solo travelers, couples, and small families. The tiny home features a plush bed and a cozy couch that can transform into another bed, guaranteeing restful nights for all guests. While a thoughtfully equipped kitchenette ideal for heating up simple dishes is available, several dining establishments are also nearby for a more filling meal.
Also, you can bring up to two vaccinated dogs for an additional fee of 30 USD.
Shepherdsville, Kentucky, United States
16.16 km (10.1 mi) from Farmington Historic PlantationSuperhost
Top guest reviewswe enjoyed watching a bit of tv in the evening on the futon couchit consist of a beautiful bed set a tasteful couchit was a little noisy but they provided ear plugs which helped super comfy bedclean cozy and dog friendlyvery clean and homey feelcomfortable bed and very cleanthis place is clean and is as advertised a good valueclean and cute little house
Host:gregg and ashley were amazing hoststhe hosts were wonderful and very communicativethe host was very helpful with responding and making sure i had everything i neededthey were also very responsive for any questions i had or updatesthe owners are very friendly and communicate greatRead more reviewscute neighborhood & safe for walking themgreat location only about 15-20 mins from everythinggreat hosts awesome location for people interested in staying somewhere between louisville and bardstowngreat place to stay for a short tripthe neighborhood is quiet and quaint and made my morning walks perfectly enjoyable
This pet-friendly option is in Shepherdsville. The lovely dwelling has all the basic amenities you’ll need on a trip. You can start your day with a nice cup of coffee courtesy of the Keurig machine while catching up on your emails. During your stay, feel free to cook your specialties in the well-equipped kitchen and then dine alfresco on the patio. You can also fire up the grill outdoors if you’re in the mood for some barbecue.
Moreover, you’ll never have to worry about where to leave your car as the host offers complimentary parking.
Shepherdsville, Kentucky, United States
16.16 km (10.1 mi) from Farmington Historic Plantation
Top guest reviewswe appreciated the great coffee selections and attention to detail--even an iron and ironing boardif you’re looking for a great bed this one won’t disappoint you friendly folks toothe bed was really comfortable and the space had everything we needed for our staycomfortable bed nice outdoor space and friendly hoststhe bed was probably the most comfortable i have slept in in my lifethe airbnb was clean and quietthe place was as advertised and very cleansuper easy spot clean and quietit was clean privat and had everything that we neededit was a great stay clean and tidy
Host:dakota is a great hostdakota was an excellent hosthost was incredible to make our stay a good experiencedakota was a great host and the experience was pleasant and quiet for this quick getaway tripgreat host and great locationRead more reviewsgreat location and easy to findvery cozy and comfortable spot location was convenientclean place to stay and close to downtown louisville & not too far of a drive to bourbon trailperfect if you need just a place to sleep
Located about a 30-minute drive from downtown Louisville, this recently remodeled rental in La Grange has ample space for solo travelers and couples alike. Despite its small appearance, this home boasts plenty of furnishings that guarantee a convenient stay. Falling into a slumber will be the least of your worries, as the spacious four-poster bed will easily lull you to sleep after a day of exploring Louisville.
This property is within walking distance of some of La Grange’s attractions, such as La Grange Railroad Museum & Learning Center where you’ll see railroad-related artifacts, including a century-old train model.
La Grange, Kentucky, United States
33.34 km (20.8 mi) from Farmington Historic PlantationSuperhost
Top guest reviewsevery rail fan should visit the brakeman’s cottagemattress was so comfortableperfect condition comfortable and right on train tracks and near all the shops in townloved the cottage right on the train tracks very cozy town with great shops and things to docomfortable place as wellvery clean and a comfy bedgreat place super clean and cozyit was clean comfortable updated and decorated beautifullyvery clean and easy to check inclean cottage was awesome
Host:sally is a wonderful hostgreat communicating and very accommodating hostsally stays in contact and is very helpfulthe town of la grange is great and the people are all so friendlywe thought people of la grange were especially friendly tooRead more reviewswhat a great place to stay- location in unbelievablesally’ place is the best perfectly located in the heart of townwonderful location and house really enjoyed my staywonderful place to stay and great access to downtownright on main street and perfect for watching trains
Experience rural living in this restored cabin from 1818 in Lawrenceburg, which is about a 56-minute drive from downtown Louisville. This charming dwelling has all the amenities a regular-sized house would have, such as a homey living room and a well-furnished kitchen where you can concoct meals for the family. Bookworms will love spending their time in the reading nook under the stairs, while the outdoorsy ones can play in the yard where animals pay a visit occasionally.
Additionally, you can enjoy your meals while indulging in gorgeous views on the screened porch.
Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, United States
71.38 km (44.4 mi) from Farmington Historic PlantationSuperhost
Top guest reviewssuch a cool cabin from 1818 two full size beds upstairs & a twin pull out couchvery clean and an expertly crafted interior within the walls of a log cabin from the 1800’sthis is a beautiful cabin and a wonderful value very clean the cabin has a unique history
Host:judi was a great host and we were all charmed by her lovely historic cabinjudi was very helpful and the log cabin was exactly what i had in mindRead more reviewsgreat location and beautiful sceneryexcellent location and staythis was a perfect location for us being so close to many distillerieswe will definitely be back it is located very close to several distilleriesthis cabin is in a great location for checking out the bourbon trail
Encounter unique experiences in Louisville
The vibrant city of Louisville has so much to offer, from mouthwatering food to inspiring museums, that you will never run out of places to visit and activities to try. You can go the extra mile by staying at a nontraditional accommodation, so book your stay at one of the charming tiny houses on the list above.
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