7 Best Tiny Houses For Rent In Delaware, USA - Updated 2024

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Delaware is a small state that has that welcoming, small-town charm as well as tons of activities and attractions for you to explore. Delaware beaches, among the 30 coastal states in the U.S., have continuously ranked highly in terms of water quality. There’s Dewey Beach, Rehoboth Beach, Bethany Beach, and more. You can explore the lighthouses, Southern Delaware’s trails, nature centers, and rivers. There are also museums, historic sites, and such, for those interested in learning about the adventures of the past. The list of things to do here could go on, and reading about them is not even the tiniest bit as satisfying as experiencing it for yourself. The state also provides a wide array of places to stay, ranging from RV rentals to beachfront hotels. For a fitting accommodation in the quaint vicinity, scroll down to find the best tiny houses for rent in Delaware, 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 July 07, 2024.

1. Tiny Cottage at Good Earth, Ocean View (from USD 234)

This beach rental in Delaware is only 4.7 mi (7.56 km) away from the gorgeous Bethany Beach and is part of a 10-acre (4.05-hectare) property in a rural neighborhood. Best suited for two guests, the cozy studio-style home is a light-filled apartment that comes equipped with a queen-sized bed for a restful night. The centrally air-conditioned apartment is also equipped with heaters that ensure a comfy stay all year round. Guests can start their day on the right note by making some coffee in the coffee maker parked in the kitchen before hopping out to sightsee.

The shared backyard is also a nice place to lounge with a book while soaking up the sun. There is an on-site restaurant and market available for your meal fixes. Free car parking facilities on the premises is also a great plus!

Stayed at this property?
Ocean View, Delaware, United States
25.82 km (16.1 mi) from Cape Henlopen State Park
158 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is a beautiful kitchen space with all electronics--coffee maker microwave stove frig
it was great having a kitchen with many amenities
we had a very comfortable stay at the tiny cottage it was the perfect size for two people
the tiny cottage was very cozy modern and clean
Cleanliness:
very clean and as advertised
it is clean and simple and elegant
very clean and easy check in
we had a great stay the space was clean cute and perfectly laid out
very clean and cute cottage
Host:
the host is friendly communicative and was really helpful
the hosts were excellent with communication and having the market/restaurant nextdoor was incredibly convenient
Location:
loved location and whole property
close to the beach and boardwalk and super cute house
close drive to everything and the good earth market food was amazing
location is great and the market and restaurant are convenient and delicious
such a cute little house in a nice private and quiet area
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2. Cozy loft for families in Wilmington (from USD 105)

Found in Delaware, this tiny home rests in the serene neighborhood of Trolley Square in Wilmington. A leisurely stroll away from the beautiful Brandywine Park, this one-bedroom home is a great fit for four guests and their furry companions. The loft-style abode is tastefully designed with solid hardwood floors, warm lighting, and wooden furniture. Guests can access the cozy bedroom by climbing a ladder.

A TV, yoga mat, and a nice collection of books will keep you entertained during the hours when you stay in. An internet connection is also furnished inside that lets you stay connected with folks back home. A well-appointed kitchen also awaits should you decide to prepare meals for your loved ones. Breakfast is served every morning here after which you can hop out and head to the nearby Angelo’s Luncheonette for their homemade fries.

Stayed at this property?
Wilmington, Delaware, United States
115.34 km (71.7 mi) from Cape Henlopen State Park
316 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furniture comfortable
the place is super cozy and the fully stocked kitchen was a sweet touch
Cleanliness:
we appreciated the clean and welcoming home
clean and charming this space was exactly what we needed for our few days in town
this is a lovely airbnb - great location clean and charming
Host:
incredible tiny house experience eric is a great host
fun well-kept place with a very communicative host
eric is a great host and even included super clear map to help with parking
Location:
location is awesome
cute tiny house in a great location
great location nice and quite
even better was the location
very charming tiny house in a great location
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3. Cozy and contemporary tiny home in Milton, Delaware

This snug home for rent in Delaware is like a breath of fresh air. The place has such a lovely feel, and the interior is furnished equally as lovely. The accommodation is tucked away on 3 acres (1.2 hectares) of private property. It has its own private entrance, parking, and outdoor space with a fire pit and grill, where you can relax with a beer under the mesmerizing Delaware sky.

Inside, it features a small kitchen, a cozy living room with a flat-screen TV, a quaint dining space that overlooks the outdoor area, the main loft with a queen bed, a clean bathroom, and a Wi-Fi connection. It’s convenient in every sense.

Not to mention, it’s also just 10-15 minutes away from local beaches and a short distance to Downtown Milton, which has a variety of places to visit including Dogfish Head Brewery, historic Milton Theatre, and Broadkill River.

Stayed at this property?
Milton, Delaware, United States
16.64 km (10.4 mi) from Cape Henlopen State Park
163 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we really enjoyed the cable tv as well and the cozy couch
bed was super comfy towels plush everything was as would be expected
we also appreciated that the kitchen was fully stocked with all the essentials to make homemade meals
truly spacious modern and cozy
the tiny home is a gem: charming and cozy very tidy and clean and filled with natural light
Cleanliness:
very clean and private
clean stylish and very cozy
very cozy residence that was very clean and modern looking
full of personal touches and spacious and clean highly recommend
the bed was very comfortable and sheets smelled clean
Host:
ashley is a great host and communicates very well
the host was also great and very responsive
ashley is extremely thoughtful and communicative
ashley was a great host and we would love to visit again :)
ashley was very hospitable and excellent with communicating
Location:
location is great
perfect location for small getaway
location was great - only 25 minutes to rehoboth beach and several restaurants nearby within a 10 min drive
the location is great - close to cape henlopen state park and beaches
great location only a bit over 20 minutes to get all the way to cape henlopen point
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4. Bohemian-themed sheds near Bethany Beach (from USD 135)

You can enjoy a rustic glamping experience here in not one, but two Bohemian-themed sheds, Grateful Shed and Surf Shack. Grateful Shed is slightly larger than the Surf Shack, with amenities such as a full-sized bed, tables, chairs, kitchen essentials, a heater, and some towels. The latter has a full-sized futon and vintage cot. Both are undeniably cozy.

They have electricity and share the outdoor features including the fire pit, beach yard, hillbilly hot tub, and outdoor grill. Not to mention, beaches, boardwalks, restaurants, and such are within a short distance. The accommodation truly promises a unique and unforgettable outdoorsy experience.

Stayed at this property?
Ocean View, Delaware, United States
26.89 km (16.8 mi) from Cape Henlopen State Park
126 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Host:
whitney is an excellent host
whitney is a fantastic host and very communicative
Location:
great location - close to the beaches
this is the perfect glamming spot close to the beach and so many other fun things
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5. Sophisticated beach cottage in Rehoboth Beach (from USD 211)

Originally built in 1940, this tiny house dubbed, “Skipper Studio,” has been restored and is now a cozy, sophisticated cottage with plank walls, a fully equipped upscale galley, white floors, and modern, elegant furnishings. Cook up a delicious meal in the full-service kitchen and make use of their many amenities such as the private outdoor shower, sunning deck, beach towels and chairs, and two cruiser bikes.

Ride to the nearby beaches in less than five minutes and visit the shopping stores, restaurants, bars, cafes, trails, and state parks in the area. Here, everything is within reach.

Stayed at this property?
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, United States
8.6 km (5.4 mi) from Cape Henlopen State Park
196 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
everything you need we also loved the french press coffee and fully equipped kitchen
the itty bitty cottage is a cozy and beautifully decorated spot
the outdoor shower was such a treat after the beach
great location and amenities love the brightness of the room
Cleanliness:
adorable cottage spotless and excellent communication received from lisa
super clean and cute
this place was very clean and stylish
the place is amazing i had the best time spotless and super clean with a lot of luxurious touches
great location and very clean would stay again
Host:
thoughtful and attentive hosts
she respected our privacy and was very helpful with wonderful venue and sight seeing suggestions when we asked
lisa was a great host and her tiny home is awesome such a great and novel experience
super host provides great hospitality and helpful tips and recommendations to make your trip more successful
great host and great places the best so far
Location:
location is great for access by both car and bike
do not stress on the location
great location the house is perfect for anyone
definitely worth the price just for the location
very stylish tiny house in a good location
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6. Modern upscale tiny house near Rehoboth Avenue (from USD 299)

You will come to love the life of tiny living here. It’s all about the details in the cozy accommodation and none are overlooked in this marvelous home. Modern and stylishly furnished, it has a custom, Amish-built murphy bed along with a built-in sofa that disappears under it. The kitchen is fully equipped with all things needed for a scrumptious, home-cooked meal, and the full bathroom is very clean. You also have access to a private outdoor patio, and the loft is an ideal space for relaxing.

Each stay includes a complimentary Wi-Fi connection, a smart TV, a Sony Bluetooth speaker, and a bottle of wine. The location itself is also splendid; it’s just a block from Rehoboth Avenue and all of the town’s best dining options and eateries. The beach is also just ten minutes away on foot.

Stayed at this property?
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, United States
7.35 km (4.6 mi) from Cape Henlopen State Park
174 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
loved this tiny house it was so well designed and spotless
it was immaculately clean and the host was very attentive
Location:
the location is great within walking distance of great food and drink options
it had everything we needed was super close to great restaurants and walkable to the beach
it is close to so many places and is perfect for a weekend getaway
awesome house great location and tiffany proved to be the perfect host
this place is the best little getaway
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7. Tiny house set in a beautiful garden near Bethany Beach (from USD 119)

This tiny house is a cozy, cottage dream, with vibrant flowers that adorn the outside and a cool interior with custom woodwork. It has this airy atmosphere, a loft bed, a fully functioning kitchen, a spacious bathroom and shower, and a private deck area. It also has a Wi-Fi connection, a TV, and free parking.

Not only is the accommodation lovely, but its location also makes exploring the vicinity so convenient, as it is just 4.7 mi (7.56 km) to Bethany Beach. Other restaurants, cafes, bars, and more are just a short distance away so you’ll easily find plenty of things to do.

Stayed at this property?
Ocean View, Delaware, United States
25.8 km (16.1 mi) from Cape Henlopen State Park
541 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was very comfortable and the ac worked great
ac worked great comfy bed and adorable little side porch with table and chairs
the bed is extremely comfortable and the space was the perfect size for a couple’s weekend retreat
the space is cozy and comfortable without feeling cramped
the bed on the loft was comfortable
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and well kept
towels and bedding were very soft and clean
the place was clean and had everything we needed
the place was very clean and had everything we needed
adorable and so clean so welcoming and fun place to stay
Host:
the owner is warm and engaging
the staff in the restaurant were lovely too
the staff are great and very sweet sue is very responsive
everyone working there was personable helpful and made us feel at home
sue was fast in answering our questions and very friendly
Location:
the tiny house and location were amazing
quiet location for peaceful sleep
wonderful location just a short drive to the beach
the perfect location for a weekend beach getaway
such a cute place highly recommended
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Have a one-of-a-kind experience in a tiny house in Delaware

Tiny houses are cute, and they’re comfortable. Staying in one is an experience in itself, but staying in one in Delaware will take your vacation to the next level. Situated in prime locations, having all the amenities you may need, and offering complete privacy, the tiny houses and apartments for rent in Delaware that are mentioned above truly provide a unique experience.

Make the most of your time in this wonderful state by exploring the best shopping malls as well as spots for hiking in Delaware Water Gap.

Frequently asked questions about tiny houses for rent in Delaware, USA


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