Vacation Homes

These summer retreats are perfect for the whole family.

A Modern Home Is Gently Slotted Into a Steep Slope in Santorini
A Modern Home Is Gently Slotted Into a Steep Slope in Santorini
This Grecian holiday home puts a modern twist on the area's traditional cave-like abodes.
By Michele Koh Morollo - 2 months ago
A Delicate Renovation Revives a ’70s Beach House in Northern California
A Delicate Renovation Revives a ’70s Beach House in Northern California
Butler Armsden Architects’ retooling of a Stinson Beach retreat allows one family to bask in the outdoors.
 - 6 days ago
A Shingled Forest Retreat Is Fit For the Changing Seasons
A Shingled Forest Retreat Is Fit For the Changing Seasons
Set at the edge of Acadia National Park in Maine, Somes Sound House is a shingle-clad vacation home with winter and summer volumes.
 - 15 days ago
Reconnect With Nature at This Revamped Rainforest Retreat
Reconnect With Nature at This Revamped Rainforest Retreat
MIM Design remodels the 15-year-old RLC Residence to create an atmosphere conducive to rest and relaxation.
 - 3 months ago
Revel in Scandinavian Design at This Seaside Holiday Home
Revel in Scandinavian Design at This Seaside Holiday Home
On the edge of Denmark’s Thy National Park, a design-led retreat offers refuge in a sunny, coastal landscape.
 - 3 months ago
In Just 31 Days, These Historic Chinese Ruins Were Transformed Into a Chic B&B
In Just 31 Days, These Historic Chinese Ruins Were Transformed Into a Chic B&B
After suffering years of neglect, a pair of dilapidated stone villas has been brought back to life with a $88,000 budget.
 - 3 months ago
A Midcentury Cabin at California’s Sea Ranch Gets a Glowing Makeover
A Midcentury Cabin at California’s Sea Ranch Gets a Glowing Makeover
Originally designed by pioneering Bay Area architect Joseph Esherick, this 684-square-foot cabin has been lovingly restored and is ready for guests.
 - 4 months ago
How to Furnish Your Vacation Rental For the Best Guest Experience
How to Furnish Your Vacation Rental For the Best Guest Experience
Whether you’re renting out a spare bedroom or an entire home, these furnishing tips can help elevate your holiday rental to the next level.
 - 4 months ago
This Glowing Glass Haven Beckons the Outside In
This Glowing Glass Haven Beckons the Outside In
Inspired by the idea of a glowing lantern tucked into the hillside, the owner of this Woodland Dune house worked with her architect to create a unique, functional, and inviting...
 - 5 months ago
Here's Your Chance to Stay in the Vacation Home Marilyn Monroe Used to Rent
Here's Your Chance to Stay in the Vacation Home Marilyn Monroe Used to Rent
Fantasizing about your summer vacation? Perhaps you should put this iconic property on your radar.
 - 6 months ago
Joshua Tree Is Now Home to a Chic Airstream Oasis—Featuring 4 Trailers Available to Rent
Joshua Tree Is Now Home to a Chic Airstream Oasis—Featuring 4 Trailers Available to Rent
Three friends on a tight budget transform a desert site into a charming Airstream oasis.
 - 7 months ago
Get Cozy in This Renovated A-Frame Cabin in the Woods
Get Cozy in This Renovated A-Frame Cabin in the Woods
A pair of boutique hotel owners transforms an A-frame cabin in New Jersey into a Scandinavian-inspired retreat that starts at $150 a night.
 - 8 months ago
Rent This Danish A-Frame For Your Next Nordic Escape
Rent This Danish A-Frame For Your Next Nordic Escape
An architect mixes shapes and composition to create a landscape-inspired vacation home.
 - 8 months ago
Go Stargazing in This Off-Grid Glass Prefab Nestled in the Desert
Go Stargazing in This Off-Grid Glass Prefab Nestled in the Desert
An idyllic glass house that's perfect for stargazing offers a surprisingly comfortable immersion in one of Europe’s most extreme landscapes.
 - 8 months ago
Rent This Modular Micro Cabin For Your Next Grecian Getaway
Rent This Modular Micro Cabin For Your Next Grecian Getaway
This mesmerizing micro home offers an incredible experience at an affordable price in Greece.
 - 8 months ago
A Spanish Architect Transforms a Medieval Townhouse Into a Stunning Rental
A Spanish Architect Transforms a Medieval Townhouse Into a Stunning Rental
In the medieval city of Girona, Catalonia, a Spanish architect saves a 16th-century townhouse by converting it into a five-bedroom rental.
 - 8 months ago
Relax and Recharge at This Charming Norwegian "Hytte" Rental
Relax and Recharge at This Charming Norwegian "Hytte" Rental
Midcentury modern lines harmonize with earthy Scandinavian colors in this 1967 Norwegian rental designed by acclaimed architect Ulrik Hellum.
 - 8 months ago
Stretch Your Travel Budget With These Cool Rentals—All Around $100 or Less
Stretch Your Travel Budget With These Cool Rentals—All Around $100 or Less
The next time you embark on vacation, stretch your travel budget further by staying at one of these delightful and affordable rentals.
 - 8 months ago
11 Alluring A-Frame Homes You Can Rent Right Now
11 Alluring A-Frame Homes You Can Rent Right Now
Plan an escape to one of these inviting A-frame cabins that range from rustic to ritzy.
 - 8 months ago
This Double-Decker Bus Offers an Eclectic Glamping Experience
This Double-Decker Bus Offers an Eclectic Glamping Experience
Disconnect from reality and reconnect with nature in this converted city bus set in the breathtaking English countryside.
 - 8 months ago
Live Large in These 10 Loft-Style Vacation Rentals
Live Large in These 10 Loft-Style Vacation Rentals
Open floor plans, high ceilings, expansive large windows—is there anything not to love about loft style properties?
 - 9 months ago
Donald Wexler Himself Helped Renovate This Palm Springs Prefab Rental
Donald Wexler Himself Helped Renovate This Palm Springs Prefab Rental
Not only did the father of Palm Springs modernism design this steel-and-glass prefab, but he also stepped in to oversee its remodel.
 - 9 months ago
This Serene Bamboo Bungalow Rental Is a Slice of Paradise in Bali
This Serene Bamboo Bungalow Rental Is a Slice of Paradise in Bali
Hidden away in the heart of the tropics, a slice of eco-friendly paradise awaits travelers seeking a magical Bali experience.
 - 9 months ago
8 Stellar Rentals For Your Next Visit to Seattle
8 Stellar Rentals For Your Next Visit to Seattle
Travel in style to the Emerald City with one of these well designed accommodations.
 - 9 months ago
7 Modern Farmhouses to Rent For the Most Picturesque Vacation Ever
7 Modern Farmhouses to Rent For the Most Picturesque Vacation Ever
Escape the anxieties of urban dwelling in one of these pastoral retreats.
 - 9 months ago
This Santa Barbara Yurt Is the Ultimate Place to Recharge
This Santa Barbara Yurt Is the Ultimate Place to Recharge
We spend the night in a spacious, one-of-a-kind yurt that overlooks the Channel Islands and knits together local history and modern comfort.
 - 9 months ago
8 Berlin Apartments to Book That Rival the City's Level of Cool
8 Berlin Apartments to Book That Rival the City's Level of Cool
Dubbed a UNESCO City of Design, the German capital boasts a vibrant cultural scene.
 - 9 months ago
8 Glass Houses You Can Rent Right Now
8 Glass Houses You Can Rent Right Now
Stay connected to your surroundings in these sparkling contemporary homes of glass.
 - 9 months ago
Dwell Is Here to Help Market Your Modern Vacation Rental
Dwell Is Here to Help Market Your Modern Vacation Rental
Put your modern property in front of an enthusiastic community of design and travel lovers.
 - 10 months ago
Slip Away to These Sleek New Villas in a Costa Rican Forest
Slip Away to These Sleek New Villas in a Costa Rican Forest
Nestled between a tropical forest and the Pacific Ocean, Joya Villas is an astounding, modern getaway designed by architect Benjamin Garcia Saxe.
 - 10 months ago