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Airbnb releases its most wish-listed homes of the past decade. Take a look at these spectacular vacation rentals for much needed travel inspiration

February 9, 2020 (IANSlife) Whether you're actively planning a trip or just browsing for vacation inspiration, check out these pads which can be lucky to call home for a few days. Airbnb.com has released a list of its most wish listed homes of the past decade. While some offer private beaches in Brazil, others offer spectacular vistas of Santorini. You can choose from a tree house in Bali or a sea shell house. Read on to discover more.

 

Exception Property with Private Beach, Santa Catarina, Brazil

 

Exception Property with Private Beach, Santa Catarina, Brazil

 

Wish Listed 275,862 times

Year : 2019

To those craving a secret coastal getaway, look no further. Guests love this beachfront home in Santa Catarina offering luxurious linens and special amenities such as outdoor Brazilian BBQ perfect for grilling fresh caught fish. Many are attracted to all the activities provided by the hosts, including use of a wooden boat, surf boards, and loungers to see dolphins swimming.

 

Hector Cave House, Santorini, Greece

 

Hector Cave House, Santorini, Greece

 

Wish Listed 254,773 times

Year: 2018

There is no questioning why this house in Santorini is a top pick of 2018. Carved into the caldera cliff, this special property was originally a wine cellar and was turned into a vacation home. Guests love the clean lines inside featuring a fully functioning kitchen and common areas; outside a veranda offers space to soak up the sun and spend time with your nearest and dearest. 

 

White Breeze Apartment, Phuket, Thailand

 

White Breeze Apartment, Phuket, Thailand

 

Wish Listed 204,110 times

Paradise has been found for those looking for rest in this villa located in Thailand. The beautiful hillside setting allows guests to enjoy coffee whilst taking in warm sunsets on the terrace and a private pool. Let’s not forget the staff will bring you fresh papaya picked from papaya trees onsite — relaxation mode on.

 

2016

Everview Suite, Cape Town, South Africa

 

Everview Suite, Cape Town, South Africa

 

Wish Listed 28,305 times

This beachfront oasis with views of Table Mountain is situated on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean and is a short drive from Camps Bay. This home can sleep up to six, has a heated pool and fireplace: perfect for making memories with friends and families.

 

2015

Balian Treehouse, Bali, Indonesia

 

Balian Treehouse, Bali, Indonesia

 

Wish Listed 271,887 times

Perched above a Bali beach, this private treehouse is a dream for those looking for a remote destination. Guests love having a cup of tea on the veranda overlooking the palm trees, lush garden and pool. A bustling town filled with shops and restaurants is close or you can stay on the property and head to the beach with essentials provided by the host.

 

2014

Cob Cottage, Mayne Island, Canada

 

Cob Cottage, Mayne Island, Canada

 

Wish Listed 152,918 times

This one-of-a-kind earth house in Canada was hand sculpted using sustainable materials and has all the amenities of a modern retreat. Inside, guests love every inch of this home featuring custom woodwork and the sheep and chickens outside, offering fresh eggs and milk for morning meals.

 

2013

The World Famous Seashell House, Isla Mujeres, Mexico

 

The World Famous Seashell House, Isla Mujeres, Mexico

 

Wish Listed 235,803 times

Set atop a cliff above a beach, this architectural wonder boasts a private pool and special concierge services. Designer Eduardo Ocampo pays homage to the substantial “mountains” of seashells found on the island. Throughout the house, guests will find elements of an actual seashell — from the spiral staircase mimicking the inside of a shell to coral used as decor.

 

2012

Off-The-Grid House, Pioneertown, California

 

Off-The-Grid House, Pioneertown, California

 

Wish Listed 98,796 times

In need of a digital detox? Set in a remote valley of a desert in Pioneertown, this architectural gem has a small carbon footprint that brings big impact. The exterior design is modern yet functional with solar panels to power the inside with electricity and heat. Floor to ceiling glass windows allow guests to sit back, relax, and enjoy the surrounding natural beauty of this stay.

 

2011

Villa Near Florence, Tuscany, Italy

 

Villa Near Florence, Tuscany, Italy

 

Wish Listed 3,686 times

Tucked away in the Chianti hills amongst centuries old oaks and olive groves, this farmhouse turned palatial villa has all the amenities of a vacation getaway. This spot offers a natural botanical garden, private salt water swimming pool and two wood pizza ovens  – buon appetito.

 

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