Uninterrupted forest views, the privacy of being sheltered in a canopy of green, and the sheer joy of calling a beautiful treehouse home for a little while. These days, treehouses come in all shapes and sizes, whether it’s an outrageous, multi-level escape or an off-grid dwelling with only the bare necessities, soaring views, and no Wi-Fi. Whatever you choose, there’s no denying that a little bit of magic exists in treehouse living, even if it’s only for a short stay.
Ready to find the coolest treehouse rental of your dreams? We dove deep to find the best tree top dwellings in every corner of the continental U.S. available for rent, from lakeside escapes, renovated fire towers, to elevated A-frames. Here are our top 25 picks for the best treehouse Airbnbs, VRBOs, and more across the country.
The 25 Best Treehouses for Rent Across the USA
Wanderlust Treehouse — Crane Hill, AL
Vibe: Boho Luxury
Full of boho vibes and layers of cozy textiles and custom architectural details, this unique place is the perfect spot for a solo retreat or escape for two. Highlights include both an indoor and outdoor shower, mini rope bridge, outdoor swinging bed, kitchenette and bbq area, and access to hiking trails and nearby Lewis Smith Lake for kayaking, boat launches, and swimming.
Luxury Treehouse w Sierra Views - Visalia, CA
Vibe: Modern Luxe
A mix of oversized wood paneling and black steel with a slanted roof gives this California treehouse a sleek, modern style. It has a small deck, indoor fireplace, and shared inground pool that you can enjoy after a day spent in nearby Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Park.
Modern Treehouse — Cascade-Chipita, CO
Vibe: Classy in Colorado
About 1.5-hour drive from Denver, CO enjoy a sophisticated getaway in this octagonal cabin featuring midcentury modern decor, lush linens, full kitchen, and a spacious living area. Located in the mountain community of Cascade, Colorado, there's plenty to do in the surrounding areas, like the bars and restaurants of Colorado Springs or the virtually endless outdoor activities available around the greater Denver area.
Treehouse Vacation - Larkspur, CO
Vibe: Natural Living
Bright and airy, this inviting treehouse is clad in wood paneling from floor-to-ceiling with large picture windows that show off the mountain views. It’s private aside from some of the livestock that might swing by on this working ranch.
Nature's Nook — Dahlonega, GA
Vibe: Electic Organic
Located in the heart of Georgia wine country, this globally-inspired treehouse getaway can accommodate up to 4 guests amongst its unique interior. Featuring a live oak tree growing through its center, a sprawling outdoor deck, and views into a fern forest, bring some friends or family for a serene weekend in nature.
Fishing Treehouse — Jackson, GA
Vibe: Reel Em' In
Located on the banks of a 20-acre private lake with access to multiple boats, this treehouse is a fisherperson's paradise. The studio-sized cabin is just big enough for two and features classic fish decor and a rustic vibe. Elsewhere on the property, a shared pavilion hosts a grill, boat launch and dock, outdoor fireplace, and outdoor kitchen, if your cozy cabin wasn't enough.
Crystal Peak Lookout — Fernwood, ID
Vibe: Laid-back Lookout
Located in the boonies of Idaho, survey the remote splendor from the 360 degrees worth of windows at the Cyrstal Peak Lookout. Originally built in 1959, the structure still holds its original character but with some minimalist and cozy updates. Below, a wood-fired sauna awaits for some after-adventure relaxation.
Cliff Dweller — Campton, KY
Vibe: Cliffside Perch
For a more adventurous glamping experience, book a stay at this extraordinary treehouse bolted to a cliff in Red River Gorge, KY. Take a couple friends and climb the several hundred steps to reach your tiny house soaring high above the canopy, where a kitchen, bathroom, living area, and comfortable bed await. Suspended above, another unit holds an additional bedroom for the real daredevils.
Seguin Treehouse — Georgetown, ME
Vibe: Private Island Treehouse
On a modest island seven miles out to sea, two separate structures are connected by a rope-plank bridge and south-facing picture windows to bring the outside in. Live out your Lord of the Flies fantasies in this vacation rental while enjoying the whitewashed shiplap walls and fresh seafood.
TreeLoft at BaseCamp — Perryville, MO
Vibe: Treehouse for Two, Please
Escape for a weekend getaway to this romantic treehouse custom-built for two with an accessible ramp entrance. Featuring a contemporary interior with floor-to-ceiling windows, a luxurious full bathroom, full kitchen, a spacious outdoor seating area, and a hot tub out on the deck, you won't want to leave this serene hideaway.
Meadowlark Treehouse - Columbia Falls, MT
Vibe: Adventure Hub
Looking for a unique basecamp? With Glacier National Park and Whitefish Mountain a mere 30 minutes away, this two-story, incredible treehouse is exactly that. The vaulted ceilings and spiral staircase make it feel spacious, but there’s plenty of nooks to keep it cozy.
The Magical Treehouse — Higley Flow State Park, NY
Vibe: Rustic Escape
This rustic and laid-back cozy treehouse puts you close to miles of hiking and mountain biking trails in the scenic Adirondack region. With minimal amenities (no running water) and no-frills decor, it’s a rugged but cozy getaway.
Heartland Treehouse - Langlois, OR
Vibe: Remote Retreat
Tucked away in a mossy forest, this beautiful designed treehouse is handbuilt between two large fir trees. The real showstopper is the outdoor patio with two tubs built into the large deck to make the perfect place for an amazing soaking experience.
SNOW Treehouse — Fairview, TN
Vibe: Wellness in the Woods
Book this stunning property 30 minutes southwest of Nashville, TN that features three impressive structures, including a very zen treehouse with floor-to-ceiling windows accessed by rope ladder. And while we should focus on treehouse, the rest of the property is just too good not to mention and includes a badass woodland cabin, modern-cowboy-y clubhouse, and an outdoor cedar sauna and saltwater hot tub.
Ryder’s Treehouse - Baird, TX
Vibe: Rancho Relaxo
Instead of total seclusion, this Texas treehouse puts you right in the middle of an 800-acre working ranch. The treehouse itself is small and cozy, with a large deck and walkway that hovers above a fully equipped outdoor kitchen. Yeehaw.
Cypress Valley — Spicewood, TX
Vibe: Bougie Treefort
The rough-hewn, wood-clad treehouses of Cypress Valley are built around the area’s old-growth cypress trees for a truly immersive outdoor experience. Each of their five treehouses vary in shape, size, and amenities, but all of them feature a wraparound deck, large soaking tubs, and a birds-eye view of the creek and ravine below.
The Joshua Tree House — Bridgewater, VA
Vibe: Fairytale Cottage
This riverfront treehouse cabin features a lofted queen-sized bed, walnut spiral staircase, salvaged barn beams, an outdoor soaking tub, riverside fire pit, private deck, and more set amongst homey, fairytale-esque decor. And if you're looking to explore, downtown Bridgewater is within walking distance for restaurants and shopping.
Treeframe Cabin — Index, WA
Vibe: Elevated A
Located along the banks of the Skykomish River, this treehouse retreat is just big enough for two for a romantic getaway. A modern A-frame cabin, the interior features soaring ceilings, a loft area for sleeping, heated floors, and generous windows and skylights with views of the surrounding PNW forest.
Klickitat Treehouse - White Salmon, WA
Vibe: Alpine Start
This 500-square-foot treehouse is the perfect spot to hideout or find adventure in the Columbia River Gorge Valley. With its mountain views and simple Scandinavian architecture, if it weren’t for the adventure just outside, you might be tempted to stay indoors.
Osprey Treehouse - Stevenson, WA
Vibe: Treetop Escape
A wide douglas fir tree running right through the center blends indoor and outdoor living in the Osprey Treehouse. The octagon dwelling is big enough to sleep up to three people, all tucked away on 30 acres of waterfront property.
Camp Wandawega - Elkhorn, WI
Vibe: Prohibition Paradise
This historic property has a long heritage that includes everything from a 1920s speakeasy to a Latvian church camp, and today, you can book a few nights for some R+R at the restored lakeside cabins and treehouse. Settle into Camp Wandawega’s retreat in the Wisconsin hillside and gain access to the whole property for a one-of-a-kind stay.