13 Best Tiny Houses For Rent In North Carolina, The USA - Updated 2021

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Trina Joy Cassey
Trina Joy Cassey
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Known as Old North State, Land of the Sky, and Tar Heel State, North Carolina is famous for its beautiful sandy beaches, magnificent rolling mountains, and lively cities. It takes pride in having a unique charm and a rich culture. Whether you’re thinking of a day trip or planning a weekend getaway or weeklong vacation, or just a visit to family and friends, the state has a lot of exciting activities to offer for both tourists and locals. Attractions are everywhere for everyone to explore and enjoy. There will always be an abundance of amazing things to do in North Carolina. It is one of the great reasons why visitors keep coming back to the place year after year. Read on and find out the best tiny houses for rent in North Carolina, the USA, for a more worthwhile stay.

1. Chic tiny house in Chapel Hill (from USD 127)

One of the most spacious tiny houses in the Wildwoods farm and community, with an area of 240 sq m (2,583.34 sq ft), this stylish Airbnb vacation rental will surely give you everything you need during your holiday. The house features charming decors, beautiful ornamental plants, and a long list of usual home conveniences, including a functional kitchen, a cozy living room, and a dining set-up. Another thing you’ll love in the accommodation is its deck with outdoor seating, where you can relax, read a book, or have your morning coffee.

Chic Modern Tiny House at Community Farm
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
271 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tiny house 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we had an initial glitch with the wifi but brandon was really responsive and resolved it quickly
the deck outside was great with the twinkly lights and the bed super comfortable
once i laid down in bed i considered buying the same mattress it was great for my back
brandon's tiny house was so cute and cozy the decorations are amazing and the amenities were also really nice
had everything i needed—well-stocked kitchen comfortable bed and a good workspace
Cleanliness:
sparkling clean and well organized with everything you need
it was exactly as pictured and very clean and comfortable
brandon’s place was super comfortable clean and charming
brandon’s place was cozy sparkling clean and spacious
the airbnb was clean cute and just everything i needed
Host:
he was so helpful east and fast
everybody on the farm was so hospitable and welcoming
host was very attentive as well
brandon was a great host
he was timely with his response and was friendly the following morning and upon our departure
Location:
nice country location and backroads
great tiny house located in a very nature scenic location
had a great time at this location would definitely go again
if you are looking for a quiet charming location this is a must stay place
super cute place to stay if you want the “tiny house” experience
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2. Rustic cabin for two in Fletcher (from USD 136)

With an uninterrupted view of the Great Smoky mountain range, this tiny house is ideal for anyone who wants peace, nature, and solitude. Although this rental doesn’t have a crazy amount of amenities, it contains the essential home features, such as a comfortable bed for two, a kitchenette, an indoor fireplace, and a portable toilet. The location of the accommodation is close to many activities and attractions such as historic Hendersonville, Lake Lure, Chimney Rock Park, and numerous breweries.

Raven Rock Cabin
Fletcher, North Carolina, United States
180 reviews Superhost
Tiny house 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
stunning views a cozy cabin and pure seclusion
the view is out of the world nice cozy tiny house and fire pit
perfect cozy cabin with an amazing view we can’t wait to come back
great place to stay view of the mountains is gorgeous and cabin is so cozy
it's quiet cozy and has an amazing view
Cleanliness:
my husband & i really appreciated how the house had cooking/cleaning supplies & water too
Host:
doug and jen were great host
big thanks to the hosts
doug and jen were gracious hosts very communicative and provided great local tips
jen and doug are thoughtful and attentive
great hospitality very clean and great host
Location:
this is a great place to get away from the hustle and bustle
wish we could of stayed longer this place is absolutely beautiful and peaceful
the views are stunning location is not far from the grocery stores
otherwise a perfect place to stay
we loved this place and definitely want to come back
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3. Beautifully adorned vacation house in Chapel Hill (from USD 97)

Enjoy all the comforts of home in this sweet tiny home located on Wildwoods Community Farm. It can accommodate two guests and has one bedroom, one bed, and one bathroom. It features a fully equipped kitchen with spices, cooking oils, and cookware materials. It also has a living room with an adjustable futon, workspace, closet, and a growing collection of books and movies. Among its amenities are WiFi, television, iron, hairdryer, and bed and bath essentials. The lodging also has a garden, patio, and a barbecue grill. The place is near Honeysuckle Tea House, Maple View Farm and Dairy, Pickards Mountain Eco-Institute, and Keith Arboretum.

Charming Tiny House at Chapel Hill Community Farm
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
632 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tiny house 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable with all amenities you'd need impressively fit in
we appreciated the layout and the amenities available including a heater towels bathroom toiletries and wifi
bed was comfortable & the house has wifi and a tv
there are so many thoughtful touches and convenient amenities which all make our stay more comfortable
best nights sleep in months for my wife and me - dark cool and comfy bed
Cleanliness:
super clean and comfy
cozy and clean and stylish
the place is very clean comfortable and cozy
super clean everything we could need was right there
brandon’s place is was clean comfortable and super cozy
Host:
brandon is a great host with a lovely home
the host is very helpful & charming
super attentive owner
brandon is a wonderful host
host was very nice and made sure everything was perfect for us
Location:
super close to franklin street
this place is an ideal getaway
the best first tiny house experience so cute and the perfect location
brandon’s tiny house was a quaint place to relax away from the city
it’s also close to some great hiking trails and parks
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4. Lovely, newly renovated home in Chapel Hill (from USD 70)

Exclusive accommodation surrounded by lush green trees, this cozy tiny home is perfect for two guests and has one bedroom, two beds, and one bathroom. It features a living area with a convertible couch, chair, and flat-screen television. It also has a kitchenette with an oven, microwave, refrigerator, induction hot plate for cooking, coffee, tea, cream, fruits, and condiments for a worry-free stay. The place is also equipped with WiFi, iron, washing machine, dryer, hairdryer, and bathroom essentials. A workspace is also available just in case you’re traveling for business. The location is just a short drive to the town of Carrboro, where you can find restaurants and shops. It is also close to the University Lake, where visitors can rent a boat and go fishing. Hiking trails are also available around the area.

Tranquil Tiny House in the Woods
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
125 reviews  Wifi Available
Tiny house 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bathroom is surprisingly spacious and the view is terrific
the bed is super comfy the view out the windows in the morning beautiful
adorable tiny house super comfy bed and beautiful view of the stars
the bed is extremely comfortable and you get to wake up to the view of woods every morning
the bathroom was my favorite room because the blue tiles just made me happy
Cleanliness:
very clean and stylish
clean as a whistle
sparkling clean and beautifully decorated
it was super clean and stylish
very modern and clean
Host:
the hosts were friendly and attentive
the owners are very friendly
the host was very responsive and available
the host was accommodating and easy to reach if needed
very friendly hosts with very cleanly accommodations
Location:
great place to stay near raleigh
great location in the chapel hill area
quiet and peaceful yet close to everything
being located in the woods yet so close to town was a real treat
location was great close to campus area and not far from hiking (carolina north forest)
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5. Cozy and charming farmhouse on wheels in Winston-Salem (from USD 130)

Truly one of a kind, this tiny home on wheels is located on a farm with treetop views and can accommodate four guests and has three bedrooms, three beds, and one bathroom with tub. It features a spacious living room, a full kitchen, and a porch. It is equipped with television, iron, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, stove, dishes, silverware, cookware, and bath essentials. Kindly note that WiFi is not available in the facility. It also has room-darkening shades. If you’re traveling with children, books and toys are also available in the house. The place is near Hanging Rock State Park.

Roost36 @ The Tiny House Farm
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
265 reviews Superhost
Tiny house 3 Beds 4 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
house is small and adorable with comfortable beds and enough amenities to cook a light meal
beautiful space and thoughtful touches made my brief stay comfortable and enjoyable
just being there is an experience that’s adventurous but somehow still super cozy
this space was super cute loved the bedrooms living room and outdoor dining room
we loved staying at this tiny house there’s actually lots of room
Cleanliness:
very clean and quaint
clean and eco friendly
very clean comfortable and stylish
comfortable clean and quiet
the house is bright and clean and comfy
Host:
however when we reached out to the host they were quick to respond and offered help
host notified me and even shared pictures to ease my mind
loved it hosts were extremely thoughtful and quick to respond
loved this tiny home owner obviously put a lot of love into the design and decor
the hosts have gone to great detail to create a sanctuary with unique and thoughtful design touches
Location:
cute place and nice location for getting to downtown easily
spectacular this is such a unique property situated in a stunning location
close to nearby town & state parks which we enjoyed exploring
a wonderful way to get away and still be close to amenities from the city
great location close to pretty much anything you'd want to experience in winston-salem
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6. Comfy and sophisticated small home in Cary (from USD 65)

Such beautiful lodging, carefully and elegantly designed and built by renowned engineers, this tiny home is best for couples and business travelers. It can accommodate two guests and has one bedroom, one bed, and one bathroom. It features a brightly lit living room with a fireplace and a kitchen with a large sink with a two-element gas burning stove. Guests can also enjoy a glass of wine and dine outside with the views of the swimming pool. It is equipped with WiFi, iron, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, dishes and silverware, cookware, and bath essentials. It also has a workspace. The location is near downtown Cary where there are lots of restaurants, parks, shops, and a movie theater.

The Petrie Tiny House.
Cary, North Carolina, United States
148 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tiny house 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mattress was very comfortable
the air conditioner worked great as well and kept the area nice and cool
the couch was comfortable with a cool lil footstool and nice side table
there was a fair amount of clutter in the pool area and it needed a good sweep
the kitchen and living room space was perfect for 2
Cleanliness:
super clean and cozy space
the towels were clean fresh and folded
a clean and unique experience
sparkling clean with thoughtful touches
it was very clean and very clear instructions
Host:
james was an awesome host
james was a great host very responsive
tight spaces and thoughtful host
james was enormously kind and thoughtful
james was a very gracious host
Location:
good location - close to rtp and downtown quiet
perfect location to pnc and other w
it’s a great location; the house is very close to downtown cary and equidistant between durham and raleigh
this was a wonderful experience within walking distance of the downtiwn cary area
very quiet and in the perfect location for exploring everything the area has to offer
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7. Peaceful and charming sweet little home in Charlotte (from USD 108)

Lovely and serene, this little house provides every guest with a sophisticated kind of comfort. It can accommodate five guests and has two bedrooms, two beds, and one bathroom. It features an elegant living room, a full kitchen, a well-lit dining area, and a laundry area. It is equipped with WiFi, cable television, iron, stove, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, dishes and silverware, cookware, dishwasher, and bath essentials. There is also a workspace. It is close to Uptown, Bank of America Stadium, BB&T Stadium, Spectrum Arena, Charlotte Convention Center, and Charlotte Douglas International Airport.

Tiny Living in Wilmore/South End
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
224 reviews  Wifi Available
Tiny house 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it was very hot in charlotte but the air conditioning was great and there are ceiling fans
modern bathroom central ac fans in each room easy check-in well kept garden
we loved our stay at the tiny house tons of natural light the kitchen and bathroom was awesome
you can sit on the steps or at the table beside the house and relax
stylish kitchen and bathroom comfortable beds and comfortable living room
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable beds
the place was very clean and as advertised
the place was very clean and well decorated
exceptionally clean and well planned out space
very nice and clean place to stay
Host:
the host was great and easy to communicate with
scott is a fantastic host and his tiny home is extremely stylish and well-located
great communication and great host all together thanks for everything
scott was attentive and responsive
Location:
great location near interstate
the location is perfect
super cute and cozy close to uptown
it is conveniently located near restaurants and places of interest
the location was great with quick access to uptown
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8. Delightful and welcoming vacation house in Greensboro (from USD 85)

Greet each morning listening to the birds singing in the garden, enjoy the fascinating view of nature, and have a wonderful stay in this tiny house that is perfect for two guests and has one bedroom, one bed, and one bathroom. It features a spacious living room, kitchen, dining area, front porch, and a fishpond. It is equipped with WiFi, iron, washing machine, dryer, oven, stove, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, dishes and silverware, cookware, and bath essentials. It also has a workspace. The place is close to downtown Greensboro, UNCG, Friendly Shopping Center, and the Greensboro Coliseum.

Quiet studio apartment
Greensboro, North Carolina, United States
268 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tiny house 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
greatest part was screened patio with fan and chairs and a backyard with creek and flowers very peaceful
adorable screened-in porch and a fully-functional kitchen which is a plus
would recommend for a couple or 2 + 1 people comfortable with sleeping in the same room
there’s no television however there is a great speaker system
very comfortable and private- like a personal retreat type of space
Cleanliness:
martha’s place was very clean and peaceful
the place was clean and cozy
the house is very clean and accommodating
clean and quite with a great bed and pillows
very clean efficiency apartment like spot with snacks and filtered water
Host:
martha is a wonderful host
martha was a great host
the hosts were helpful and quick to respond
martha is a very responsive host
martha is a wonderful host super thoughtful and responsive
Location:
great location/neighborhood also
great space close to everything
what a cute little place
awesome location close to downtown in a beautiful neighborhood
it is in walking distance of so many great restaurants and the neighborhood park
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9. Extraordinary treehouse in Reems Creek Valley (from USD 465)

If you fancy treehouses and castles, then you should definitely stay in this rental in Asheville, North Carolina, to get both. Supported by five trees on a hillside in Reems Creek Valley, this 650-square-feet (60.39sqm) tree castle has all the basic and luxurious amenities you will need for a relaxing holiday. It has only one bedroom, a master that sleeps up to four persons, where you’ll get quality sleep as you lie down on your bed fitted with a Tempur-Pedic mattress. Stay cozy, whether it’s winter or summer, with the unit’s HVAC system, underfloor heating, and gas log fireplace. Enjoy preparing meals together in the fully equipped kitchen and enjoy the view of nature from the deck decorated with rope lightings. Enjoy this rental that’s straight out of a fairy tale.

America's Smallest Castle
71 reviews
House 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and the grill right next to a table and chairs made cooking fun outside
the beds were comfortable and there was plenty of space for the 4 of us
asheville one very cool town is easily accessible for delicious farm to table food offerings
really everything here grab food and just enjoy the neatest place on earth the kitchen has everything
this treehouse is absolutely amazing with everything you would need for a comfortable stay
Host:
our hosts provided an amazing check in experience and kindly provided a tour of the property
owner was great to deal with and process wassmooth and the end result was more than expected
and more eva is a wonderful and very communicative host so we felt well prepared for our stay
the setting is beautiful the treehouse is wonderfully decorated and the management super helpful and accommodating
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10. Relaxing private cabin in Boone (from USD 110)

Breathe in, breathe out. The perfect place to take in some fresh air and enjoy the magnificent skies, this tiny home is ideal for six guests and has two bedrooms, one bed, and one bathroom. It has an illuminated deck using solar-powered lights. It features a kitchen, fire pit, garden, and hot tub. It is equipped with WiFi, television, coffee maker, washing machine, dryer, and bathroom essentials. The place is also near the New River, where guests can go on an adventure with the kayaks and tubes. The hills around the cabin are also good for hiking. It is also a short drive away to Blue Ridge Parkway and is close to downtown Boone as well as Blowing Rock and other nearby small towns.

Tiny Home Cabin, Views, Hot Tub, Fire Pit, PRIVATE
Boone, North Carolina, United States
484 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tiny house 1 Bed 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the decor was adorable and the furniture was very comfortable
bed in bedroom super comfy
it's beautiful and has all the necessities for a comfortable relaxing stay
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean and updated
it was clean and cozy
they made sure cleanliness was a priority
stacy and john’s place was lovely it was clean quiet and stocked with everything we needed
very clean and comfortable and easily accessible to downtown boone/app state campus
Host:
the host was very eager to help with any questions
stacey and john are great hosts
john and stacy were amazing hosts
they were attentive hosts who provided helpful information about the area
stacy and john were great hosts and provided a ton of helpful information and suggestions
Location:
awesome cabin close to boone
great location rural but still very close to town
cute tiny home in a great location
quiet location with easy access to town
awesome tiny home great location in the mountains and super close to town
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11. Dazzling, modern little house in Boone

A place filled with sunshine, this tiny home has a special charm that can capture the heart of every visitor. It is ideal for two guests and has one bedroom, one bed, and one bathroom. It features a fully equipped kitchen with oven, microwave, refrigerator, stove, coffee maker, dishes and silverware, and cookware. Guests can also enjoy a cup of hot coffee in the patio. It is equipped with WiFi, cable television, iron, and bath essentials. It also has a workspace. There is a fire pit available for relaxation. It has a garden, a charcoal grill, hammocks, and critters. It is close to Appalachian State University and a lot of restaurants.

Lady Ranch Tiny House
Boone, North Carolina, United States
224 reviews
Tiny house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice touches from coffee to popcorn to roku tv etc
amazing views tv with roku tea and coffee set up and ready absolutely loved it
quiet and comfortable and lots of thoughtful amenities
the bed is also amazingly comfortable
we had everything we could have needed and the space was extremely comfortable
Cleanliness:
it was very clean & cozy
clean; had everything i needed
so very clean comfortable and well appointed
it was sparkling clean and the organization within such a small space was incredible
clean quiet and everything you need is right here
Host:
she is an awesome host
katherine is a fantastic host with immediate response to any questions local knowledge recommendations etc
katherine was an amazing host
katherine is super friendly and a great host
katherine was a awesome host the tiny home was amazing and spotless
Location:
very close to downtown boone -awesome location
beautiful place in a great location
excellent place to stay; close to downtown but still enough away to be quiet and peaceful
the location is beautiful and perfect access to all of boone
absolutely adorable place very close to town
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12. Enchanting contemporary wooden home in Creedmor

An extraordinary accommodation made of rough-cut cedar and reclaimed barn doors from the 1885 farmhouse property for its ceiling, this tiny house is good for three guests and has two beds and one bathroom. It features a living room and a kitchenette. It is equipped with WiFi, television, refrigerator, stove, coffee makes, dishes and silverware, cookware, and bath essentials. It also has a patio and a garden. The place is near Falls Lake State Recreation Area.

Beautiful eclectic tiny house
Creedmoor, North Carolina, United States
78 reviews  Wifi Available
Tiny house 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we didn’t feel comfortable sleeping in the bed because of the constant sight of bugs
a nice kitchen/seating area was perfect for morning breakfast/coffee
has a nice tv and love-seat
Cleanliness:
clean and well decorated
such a beautiful and clean place for our night stay communication was very thorough
just as described and very clean
the home is clean quirky and fun
this place is very eclectic everything was sparkling clean and the place had such a homie feel
Host:
they were quite understanding and kind when we left early
such a charming little home great hosts and lovey little plot of land
host were very helpful seeing as we could not stay there after the fact
lacey and lance are very kind and gracious host i highly recommend this place
hosts obviously put in some effort to make it a nice place to stay
Location:
super cute loved the place
it is in a great location
close to everything but feels like a mini mountain retreat
cool location convenient to raleigh/durham
so thoughtfully designed would cost way more if it were any closer to town
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13. Unconventional abode close to nature in Charlotte

Come and relax in this cute little house after a great day of adventures. It is an ideal lodging for four guests and has one bed and one bathroom. It features a small living area, a kitchenette, and a dining table with two chairs. Guests can also enjoy an on-site massage and energy healing depending on the availability. The guests can also use the laundry room for free. A zen room for yoga or infrared sauna session in the main house is made available for visitors. The place is equipped with WiFi, television, iron, and bath essentials. It is close to Plaza Midwood, NoDa, and Uptown.

Tiny House Nomadic Soul Retreat in Heart of CLT
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
390 reviews
Tiny house 2 Beds 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cozy place you definitely have to be a “tiny house” person and not too tall
Cleanliness:
erika’s place was very clean and nicely decorated
really clean relaxing and adorable
charming clean and very pleasant and very cozy inside
it was very clean and comfortable it was a nice tiny house experience
absolutely loved the tiny house very clean and felt homey
Host:
thank you so much 5 star host
erika was a great host always quick to respond any questions we had :)
erika was a great host tiny house was very stylish and she was quick with responses
would recommend it to anyone erika was a great host
this was more than a stay it was a true experience erika is an awesome host
Location:
super cute place great location :)
cute place and a great location to noda
great location downtown in noda
this place is literally so cute
great location as well and quiet neighborhood
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Appreciate the four seasons in the beautiful state of North Carolina

Winter, Spring, Summer, or Fall, the state serves as an ideal destination for tourists. They offer a long list of activities to be enjoyed in each of the seasons. Museums, theme parks, lovely beaches, and fascinating mountains are just some of the attractions you can visit. Embrace the goodness of life as you stay in the best tiny houses for rent in North Carolina.

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