The state of Virginia is called the “Birthplace of a Nation" for this is where the first of the permanent English settlements in America was established. Home to popular cities such as Virginia Beach and Richmond, this state has so many must-visit destinations and must-see attractions, especially since the entire Virginia territory outlines the Atlantic coast, stretching from the Appalachian Mountains to the Chesapeake Bay.
Minimalism and tiny house living are becoming quite popular nowadays, though this design movement officially started sometime in the 1970s. People are attracted to the idea of no-fuss living, which is pretty much a reminder of the world’s simple joys. If you’re keen to try tiny house living, either for a quick retreat or an intimate getaway, start from Virginia where nature is at its best. Read on to know the best tiny houses for rent in Virginia, USA.
The wooden tiny house at Great Meadows is beyond beautiful. This pet-friendly storybook cottage is without a doubt one of the best tiny houses for rent in Virginia. Windows neatly lined the front porch to grant the couple a nice view of the estate at any time of the day. Facilities (e.g., entertainment area, kitchenette, bathroom) are available in the main lounge, which is only a few steps away. Since the house is set in an animal and plant sanctuary, you have the outdoor saltwater pool and hiking trails for your enjoyment.
The Cozy Cottage At Grateful MeadowsWest Point, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe breakfast and coffee were deliciousfor breakfast we had a delicious spread of vegan french toast fresh cut fruit coffee oj and teahot tub was fantastic and the cottage was cozythe cozy cottage was indeed cozy with a comfortable bed and an electric stovethe breakfasts were great and the cottage is such an adorable spaceeverything was clean and thoughtfulsuper clean cozy and serenethis place was spotless & so beautifulit is very clean and very well maintainedeverything was clean the inside of the private building/room was very clean and the bed was soooo comfortable
Host:wonderful hosts with friendly farm animalsour hosts went above and beyond to make sure we feel at homeour hosts were so hospitable and kindgreat host and accommodationsthe hosts really care about their home and their mission and their guestsRead more reviewsi couldn’t recommend this location enoughthis is a prime location to relaxthe tiny house is super cute and in a peaceful and tranquil locationa great location to relax and be around some friendly animalsperfect location for local winery and skydiving adventures
Such a tiny space but packed with all living essentials this gorgeous etreat is every honeymooning couple’s dream, a constant in the list of best tiny houses for rent in Virginia. The two-story farmhouse is right in the middle of open grassland that overlooks the Chesapeake Bay. You can watch the kissing of the waves right from the bedroom attic. The Honeymoon Island Cottage (as the tiny house is sometimes called) even has a working kitchen, sink, bath, front porch, mini library, and pool table!
The Laughing King Retreat Honeymoon Island CottageSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbreakfast was amazing the coffee was great and mj is a great conversationalistthe views are spectacular and the salt water pool is a great touchthe little house has rustic character and modern amenities along with an amazing “cloud” bedand the pool and view and private beach made for just an all around lovely experienceon our hot july weekend we spent most of our day at the pool which is amazingi stayed in “the tiny house” which was clean quiet and well designed
Host:was an amazing hostmj is a gracious host who really makes you feel at homewas an awesome hostis a great hostis a great host that will make sure you are taken care ofRead more reviewslocation is pet friendlygreat location to relax and unwinda beautifully secluded location but not far from townloved our stay here- location is gorgeousthis has been my favorite airbnb location and it’s a 5 star accommodation
This modern New York-themed studio in Lynchburg is conveniently one of the best tiny houses for rent in Virginia. It is strategically located near major universities and fully equipped, from the fancy bath to the comfy bed. The kitchenette is likewise complete with fridge, stove/oven, sink, and microwave. You even get to watch Netflix for free all day long. It is spacious enough for three guests - a queen bed for two and a pull-out sofa for the third person.
The Tiny House StudioSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthere was also plenty of space in the bathroom for getting readyit was actually comfortable with two of uswe disconnected from our phones played games relaxed and enjoyed showers in the awesome bathroomit was very clean and comfortablevery very clean and decorated nicelyclean cozy and compact love this placegreat value and cleanenjoy the unusual color lighted shower head i would highly recommend this clean cute and quiet tiny house
Host:they are great host who always responded quicklystephen and lauren were great hosts and responded timely to any questions i hadthe hosts are considerate and availablestephen & lauren are great hosts and have the house a destination place in lynchburgstephen and lauren were great the space was perfect for the weekend and they were gracious hostsRead more reviewsperfect convenient location to lugreat location great and cozy placevery cute place and has everything you need sparkling y excellent locationa great place to stay and close to everythingsweet little spot in a convenient location
Tiny houses for rent in Virginia are vacation havens. Located in Eastern Shore, only a few hours away from beaches and creeks, the 225 sq. ft. (20 sqm) The Little Red House offers guests a unique holiday experience. It features a full bath, a mattress, and a bunk bed, a kitchenette, and even an outdoor shower. Entertainment options are aplenty - you can bike around or go to nearby adventure centers for kayaking or boat riding. Presently, limited dates are open due to COVID-19 restrictions, check the listing for availability.
Little Red House, Eastern Shore VAAccomac, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe air conditioner worked perfect and exceeded my expectations during the 90° weathermy two young boys loved sleeping in the bunk bedthe space is remarkably comfortable and mona has thought of everythingthe bathroom is huge and the surroundings are peacefulthe bathroom area was quite large for a tiny house which was nicevery clean comfortable spaceclean and just enough roomthe beds were comfortable the house was very clean and has lots of charmthe house was very clean and lovingly decoratedit was super clean with lots of thoughtful touches
Host:mona and tom were amazing hostslovely tiny home with a super friendly hostthe accomodations were wonderful and the hosts were very kind and hospitablehosts were responsive and friendlythe owners were very helpful and friendlyRead more reviewsquiet and peaceful locationcute and quaint little place right in the middle of so much to dosuper cute cottage in very relaxing and peaceful locationvery cute quaint and quiet placethe little red house is situated in the most picturesque location
Disconnect for a little while and live in one of the best tiny houses for rent in Virginia. Figgy, as the owner fondly calls the tiny house, accommodates up to four guests with solar lights, outdoor bathroom, and cooking provisions are provided. Wake up to the sweeping views of the Appalachian mountains. Kayak, hike or climb in the Hidden Valley. Visit breweries and wineries in Abingdon. With Figgy, your rewarding adventures are endless.
Mt top off-grid Vintage camper ( digital detox :)Abingdon, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsfiggy is cozy clean and comfortablethe bed was also super cosy and everything was adorable and very clean
Host:wonderful hosts and lovely placejohnny and megan were wonderful hostsjohnny was such an amazing hostjohnny is an amazing generous and kindhearted host - and his pup raisin was the absolute sweetestjohnny was a great host very welcoming friendly and helpfulRead more reviewssuper close to town yet nestled in the mountainsthen walking to the top is amazingjohnny's place is a bit of heaven for outdoor lovers and people who are looking for a quiet retreatthis place is so special
This home is rated one of the best tiny houses for rent in Virginia as it grants guests the opportunity to experience camping at its finest. You have the comfort of your wooden interiors, yet the house is designed to allow you to appreciate the great outdoors. There is the outdoor shower, and complete camping provisions (e.g., firewood, cooking utensils). At present, the property observes booking restrictions. But hey, this shouldn’t stop you from living in a camp house with breathtaking mountain views.
The Humble Abode CampRoseland, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthey even have a powerstrip for the fan they provide charging phones and the coffee maker insidethe space was beautiful we arrived to a beautiful view of the mountains and a cozy mini cabinwe brought our own sheets and bedding/pillows and were glad we did (double/queen bed)only wish we had brought a second fan with the heat and humidity at nightan amazing way to spend the weekend outstanding view and comfortable home :)very clean and tidy
Host:the hosts have thought of so many little details to make it a wonderful place to stayeverywhere you look you here you will find something beautiful and a personal touch left by your hostsRead more reviewsthis is a great place to unwind from the hustle and bustle of city lifethis place is the perfect getaway so close to great hikes and wineries and breweriesthe place had cute unique touches and was a perfect weekend getawaywe had a really great stay location was beautiful and the cabin was very nicegrey location and hosts would recommend
This gorgeous Charlottesville cottage is perfect for work retreats, romantic getaways, or even for random family holidays. Oxford Cottage sleeps two to four guests and is packed with all the basic necessities, including WiFi and AC/heater. It measures 350 sq. ft. (33 sqm) in size, yet the choice of furniture and layout (e.g., the gloriously high ceilings and storage landing) allows enough space for guests to move around. The place is so peaceful, wide and green, it is definitely one of the best tiny houses for rent in Virginia.
Oxford Cottage: Cville’s favorite tiny home!Charlottesville, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewssuper comfortable space cozy and with all the amenities you needthe space is perfectly appointed climate control is fast and effective and the beds are amazingly comfysuper charming cozy and chill spacecomfortable space with thoughtful touchesthe perfect tiny house aly's place is not only adorable but it's very well appointed and comfortablevery clean peaceful had a great nights resthost was very receptive to email communication the place was very clean and very accurately describedseveral design elements and finishes contribute to a clean modern comfortable feelhome was clean and comfortable with plenty of roomit was clean inviting tastefully decorated and a very relaxing place to stay
Host:very friendly owners responded quickly to questionshad everything we needed inside and hosts were very helpfulaly is a great host and we will be backloved this tiny home the owners were super nice and the area was quiet and safealy was responsive & we felt well-informed the whole timeRead more reviewscute tiny house in a great locationsuper close to the downtown scenethe location is perfect - in a quiet neighborhood but also close to everythingbeautiful place perfect locationthe location is amazing close to the downtown area and uva campus
This gorgeous hideaway is where your tiny living dreams come true. It is equipped with modern complete facilities yet the overall atmosphere remains pleasantly rural. It comfortably tucks two people inside a stylish space and has cooling and heating systems. Besides the basic kitchen and bath facilities, you have access to WiFi and an outdoor saltwater pool - luxuries you will enjoy at one of the best tiny houses for rent in Virginia.
Tiny living on The HilltopBrightwood, Virginia, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe breakfast nook and couch were both very comfortablethe beds are super comfy and you get a beautiful view to wake up tothe house was impeccably clean and had many nice cozy touchespatti's tiny home is amazing clean beautiful quiet private great location to culpeper and charlottesville and shenandoah national parkthe place was very clean beds were very comfortable and the location is close the shenandoah national parkthe tiny home was lovely clean cozy and lots of nice touches that make you feel at home
Host:amazing home and amazing hostshe had great response time and was very helpfuland patti is a great host very responsive and attentivepatti was so helpfulpatti was an amazing host she greeted my boyfriend and i when we arrivedRead more reviewsstill close to other houses but was a very cool experiencegood location for exploring the area; house was a fun and comfortable mini house experienceshe also gave us plenty of clear instructions for check in and parking on our way in
Machipongo Glamper offers guest couples a truly minimalist outdoor living. The quiet, relaxing stay it affords guests makes it one of the best tiny houses for rent in Virginia. It has provisions for outdoor fire pit, grill, and Adirondack chairs for a bit of camping. Inside, you have access to WiFi and basic provisions for a continental breakfast (e.g., utensils, coffee maker, fridge). Outside, wide grassy fields welcome you every morning.
Machipongo GlamperMachipongo, Virginia, United States
Top guest reviewsthe futon bed was very comfy and having the keurig for coffee was a nice additionoutside temperatures were about 40 so the heater was welcomedcomfortable bed and firepit stocked with firewoodthe glamper was cozy and comfortable even when it dropped below 40 degrees overnightthe bedding was so comfortablethe bathroom and shower were clean and privateit was clean safe and comfortablevery cozy and cleanthe glamper was super clean and equipped with everything you needsuch a great space very clean and comfortable -- i didn't want to leave
Host:the host was friendly and accommodatingour hosts were very sweet and accommodatingwe were impressed especially with the scenery and how nice our host and her family werejen and rob are awesome hosts the little hut is totally cozy and adorable and toastyloved loved loved my stay here jen and rob were amazing hosts and the scenery is spectacularRead more reviewsthe location is perfectgreat location next to chatham vineyardsexcellent location and beautiful little housecharming glamper close but not too close to plenty of shopping and activities in cape charlesa beautiful location for a weekend getaway
Amazingly, the best tiny houses for rent in Virginia have their distinct personalities. This delightful treehouse gives you that perfect rustic vibe that’s hard to forget. This two-story tiny house sleeps four guests and features a kitchenette and bath. It even has a wall full of books and an indoor fireplace for long nights of reading. Guests love the convenience of the location - quiet, filled with greeneries, and near establishments.
Treehouse on StiltsCharlottesville, Virginia, United States
Top guest reviews2nd thing: bring a fan with you or confirm they’ve replaced the main level’s window unit a/cthe a/c worked better than advertised and we would definitely stay here againhouse was tidy and had a great a/cmuch more interesting than some hotel somewhere beds were comfy it was homey we’d come back in a heartbeatthe outdoor shower is magical and the bed upstairs was so comfortableleora's place was our favorite airbnb yet exactly at advertised clean and cozywe basically only slept there but it was comfortable and clean
Host:thank you for hostingleora was a gracious airbnb hostthey were also the friendliest host i will totally stay here again when i’m in townleora is a great and super communicative hostwe had a wonderful time at this house leora was helpful and very prompt with her responsesRead more reviewsthe location was great since it was only a short walk to the downtown areaexcellent value location and comfortable spacea delightfully rustic stay walking distance from downtown charlottesvillelike right across the streetgood proximity to walking trail and brewery
Experience tiny house living in Virginia
It’s nice to get out of your routine and experience tiny house living even for a day or two, and you will find plenty of choices in Virginia, USA. Here, you have access to both land and water adventures in beautiful country settings, thanks to the state’s proximity to the Atlantic coast. So run through the listings again and decide which tiny house to stay in during your next Virginia trip.
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