If you are in the process of planning a small team offsite or corporate retreat, renting a large house or Airbnb is definitely the way to go. While we love hotels, large rental homes are often packed with cool amenities and large common areas that facilitate connection and collaboration.
Over the last year, we’ve booked more small retreats than ever before. In practice, we do ask for the venue location and have been shocked at how many Airbnb’s are being utilized. With that said, we wanted to make a quick guide of 25 awesome Airbnb’s that could host your company's next retreat.
For guidelines, the listing below will feature 9+ bedrooms and be a touch higher end. Let’s be honest, no one wants to go on a corporate retreat only to be forced to bunk up with someone.
When it comes to booking airfare to your destination, please get in touch as we can surely help you arrive cost effectively and efficiently.
Who doesn’t want to take a company retreat dripped in French luxury? Create a memory that will last a lifetime as your team stays in a French Chateau. With a dining area fit for 20 people and tons of space to roam around, this is a must see if you want to get away to France.
The Foxwood Mansion is a 14 bedroom luxury cabin, overlooking The Great Smoky Mountains. The property offers a rustic, log cabin feel, and has a gaming area coupled with a movie theater. In the warmer months, there are tons of outdoor activities in the area.
Huge Golf Villa with Spa
Benahavís, Andalucía, Spain
This newly renovated mansion has 9 bedrooms and is situated right on the Paraiso Golf course, with direct access to both the course and the Paraiso Tennis Club. With one of Marbella's best complete spas, featuring indoor and outdoor pools, a large jacuzzi, cold bath, steam bath, and sauna, this property is perfect for a relaxing retreat away from the standard business of life. Each room also has its own private bathroom, and the mansion comes with a caretaker as well.
Masseria Quadrelli villa with private pool
Provincia di Lecce, Puglia, Italy
Surrounded by an ancient olive grove and garden, the Masseria Quadrelli villa can hold 16+ guests within its spacious halls and 11 bedrooms. Located in the heart of Salento, the villa is just 10km from the Santa Cesarea Terme spa, which is immersed in aromatic trees such as oleander, fig, broom, olive, and strawberry, as well as a spectacular built-in whirlpool. The exclusivity of the farm and it’s large spaces allow the independence of each guest while still being together.
Glamorous Great Falls Mansion
Great Falls, Virginia
This 10,000 square foot property and mansion have been featured on magazines & reality tv shows. Boasting 6 bedrooms each with their own private bathrooms, this mansion has it all – gourmet kitchens, luxurious dining rooms, an enormous backyard and of course a mesmerizing swimming pool. The icing on the cake is the amount of entertaining activities built in, such as a karaoke room, a Ping-pong table, Air Hockey, Foosball, Bounce house and so much more.
Byron Bay Manor
Ewingsdale, New South Wales, Australia
Set in 27 acres of lush paradise, sporting views of both the mountains and the sea, this holiday home has everything you need to enjoy your next corporate adventure. With Byron Bay and all of its amenities just a short drive away, and the ability to retreat to this private getaway’s swimming pool, spa, or verandas, your team may not want to leave. As an added bonus, each bedroom features its own private bathroom.
Sandy Beach Estate
Miramar Beach, Florida
Hosting an offsite in Florida? This incredible getaway features 13 bedrooms, a game room, and a large courtyard perfect for events. The pool area has a bar that includes a hot tub, 2 gas grills, a flat screen TV, and seating for 8. Bedroom-wise, this estate has 3 bedrooms on the first floor, 4 bedrooms on the second floor, and 6 more bedrooms on the third floor. Complete with a fireplace, an office nook, and a private washer and dryer, guests have everything they need within arms reach. Beautiful Gulf views can be seen from multiple sliding glass doors that lead to a spacious balcony overlooking the pool and courtyard.
Holesfoot Luxury Manor House
Penrith, Cumbria, United Kingdom
Holesfoot is finished to the finest of guest standards. With a 12 person hot tub, gardens, BBQ, and bedrooms featuring free standing bathtubs, this beautiful house is perfect for those who want to get away to the charming countryside. And if you’re feeling particularly adventurous, the large oak table in the dining room is specifically designed for dancing on.
Fairy Tale Castle by the Sea
Portpatrick, Scotland, United Kingdom
Have you ever wished to stay in a castle, full of elegance, grace, and a touch of magic? Look no further than this gorgeous Edwardian castle in the heart of Scotland. Set amid lush greenery, beautiful lochs, and serene forests, this private, 2000 acres of paradise also boasts award-winning, all-inclusive catering for those wanting to escape to the palace of their dreams. With 25 bedrooms, there’s plenty of space for everyone on your team to have their own slice of solitude while enjoying the magnificent grounds.
Luxury Villa with Pool
Sosúa, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
A private, 14 bedroom villa pools, hot tub, and its own cozy cave pool? Yes, please! Set amid the tropics of the Caribbean, and boasting both beach and mountain views, this luxury villa is perfect for your next retreat.
Luxury Blue Ridge Lodge
Blue Ridge, Georgia, United States
The Lodge at Deer Crest is the ultimate luxury retreat for your next corporate retreat. Featuring 12,000 sq.ft of beautiful living space, and 9 private bedrooms, the lodge offers both ample gathering space and plenty of privacy for quieter times. This home has every amenity you could ever hope for to make your stay a relaxing and memorable one.
Four Corners, Florida, United States
This 11,000+ square foot mansion has everything you could ever want! With ten private suites, private home theater, game room and bar, lazy river and access to golf courses and a water park, Eagle Bay is the vacation dream home for your next luxury getaway.
Kiawah Island Luxury House
Kiawah Island, South Carolina
Located on a gorgeous cul-de-sac, this homestead has a great view of a nearby golf course– who’s up for a few rounds? The outdoor living area, which include a pool, waterfall spa, gazebo with a full summer kitchen including plenty of seating at the bar or outdoor dining table, a screened porch, and multiple decks take full advantage of the stunning surroundings. There is also a screened porch that offers another dining area and overlooks the back patio.
Casa Don Rey
Tulum, Quintana Roo, Mexico
Traditional architecture and modern decor are the perfect pairing at the enchanting Casa Don Rey. Modeled on the classic villas of Tulum, this private Tulum vacation rental is set in a private gated community inside the most privileged area in Tulum. This mansion offers you a 1,000 mts House, Four-levels and 10 Bedrooms in total: 7 Bedrooms with King size beds, 2 bedrooms with Queen size beds and 1 underground bedroom with 4 bunk beds, up to 26 guests in total.
Nassau, New Providence, Bahamas
Windways is a beautiful spacious 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom stately old Bahamian House built in the mid 1900's with an additional 1 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom cottage. The entire estate has been fully updated and it has a wonderful family feel. Windways has all the modern day conveniences and is perfect for family and friends. You will not be disappointed!
Bavarian Castle Nestled in Texas Hill Country
Burnet County, Texas
This incredible Bavarian castle can hold 14 guests, with plenty of magic and beauty surrounding this estate. You and your team can enjoy a scenic view of 3 counties from the balcony, hike through the expansive nature trails full of local wildlife including birds, deer, roadrunners, and if you're fortunate and quiet enough, you may see extremely rare native wildlife including painted buntings, ringtail cats, hawks, and more. This castle is also furnished with thousand year old artworks, outdoor basketball courts, a pool table, ping pong table & darts room, jacuzzis, and a couple of XBox gaming sets. It’s also 45 minutes from Austin, making it a great location for exploring the town and relaxing in the evening.
Springdale, Utah, United States
This newly renovated Mediterranean-style Villa sits only 10 minutes from the world renowned Zion National Park. Boasting 11 bedrooms, a pool, hot tub, home theater, game room, 2 pickleball courts/basketball court, full kitchen, small lake, kayaks, paddle boards, a European style garden, river access, and more, this 10 acre, one of a kind Zion property is sure to have something for everyone on your team. Plus, incredible biking, hiking, ATV trails, and canyons are all just minutes away, with some trails accessible from the villa’s very own backyard.
Alta, Troms og Finnmark, Norway
Looking for someplace a little more secluded? Look no further than this cozy lodge situated in one of Norway’s northernmost cities. Nestled on top of Sarves and overlooking the Alpine sites and the Altafjord, prepare to have your breath stolen by Norway’s rugged natural beauty. And in the winter months, don’t forget to brave the icy air to watch the northern lights dance across the night sky.
Beverly Hills Maison
Beverly Hills, California
Holding 12 guests, this Private, gated French country chateau-inspired home sits at the end of a cul de sac on nearly 2 acres of land and is surrounded by stately trees, mature landscaping, and verdant canyon views. There’s a beautiful living room with fireplace, formal dining room, large kitchen, and light-filled breakfast area. You can see spectacular canyon views from every room and nearby access to Beverly Hills, and the valley. Of course, there’s also an expansive backyard and pool area.
Mountain View Villa - Alpine Falls Ranch
If you’re a fan of staying in luxurious mountain cabins, say hello to your dream package! Rated for 14 guests, you can enjoy the beauty, privacy and seclusion of Mountain View Villa at Alpine Falls Ranch, adjacent to the LoLo National Forest and steps away from the Clark Fork River. The Ranch Manager and housekeepers are on site, and there’s even catering available upon request. The ranch includes horse facilities, a riding arena, gym, theater and trap/skeet for entertaining or parties. It’s located 50 minutes to Missoula, and 90 miles to Coeur d'Alene. With unlimited hiking, hunting, fishing, and floating, adventure opportunities await for you and your next team offsite!
Las Catalinas, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica
Let yourself be enchanted by Casa Pacifica, which can comfortably accommodate 11 guests. This pretty pink villa, built around a stone tower, has beautiful views of Playa Danta—and several terraces that make the most of those views. It’s part of family-friendly Las Catalinas, a luxury community envisioned as a new kind of beach town. The villa’s main level opens to a patio with an infinity pool, sitting and dining areas, and a built-in barbecue. Off the lower level, there’s a more private space with a fountain, where you can while away a tranquil afternoon reading or napping. A lounge area and mini-bar on the rooftop terrace invite you to sip drinks and watch the sunset in total comfort.
Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, UK
Ever wanna stay in a real castle? This magical tower, rising some 48ft above the countryside, this unique home is just as incredible inside as it looks. Its 9ft thick stone walls have stood the test of time since 1450. Exploring the castle for the first time is a wonderful experience, with a wealth of turrets, nooks and staircases to discover. The showstopper here is the Great Hall, with a high, arching ceiling and a Renaissance fireplace so huge you could walk inside it. There's a large kitchen, a dining room with seating for 14. On the floor above are 4 bedrooms - 3 doubles, 1 twin and a bathroom. On the 4th floor is another double bedroom, plus a dormitory room with 4 single beds and a 3rd bathroom. The grounds extend to 4 acres and include beautiful gardens and a lake.
Beautifully Restored Pullman Car
Alright, we couldn’t resist adding this one– not just because it’s a refurbished train, but also because it can hold up to 16 guests! This is a real 1925 Pullman Railroad Car, officially known as theTimes Square. It sits on railroad tracks next to the Dennison Railroad Depot Museum, which is a National Historic Landmark. There is easy access with a parallel street for parking, sidewalk and steps up into the car. All the original hardware, woodwork and lighting fixtures, have been restored, complete with artifacts and artwork, and some more modern amenities. Each Compartment has a center laminate table, WIFI, a 32 inch TV, private hand sink, and movable ladders. Kind of a neat and unique place to take your team if you want a little bit of “wow” factor.
The Citrus Beach Club
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
This incredible private beach club has the space for large groups– 9 bedrooms (with memory foam mattresses!), 9.5 baths, and a whole ton of amenities. The spacious main floor offers a living room, a custom chef’s kitchen (with generous cabinet space), massive center island, and large dining area, all brought together with a 20ft floor to ceiling glass door system providing uninterrupted views of the Atlantic Ocean leading out to the large ocean front deck. Additionally, the property is equipped with a heated pool (see note below), outdoor bar and lounge with a fire pit, and of course, private beach access. Be advised that this location has a 7 night minimum, so it’s recommended for extended stays.
Supreme Luxury For Discerning Tastes
The title of this BNB might sound lofty, but rightfully so! It’s described as “upscale everything” and consists of 18 beds in 9 bedrooms in this massive French style country estate. We gotta talk amenities: They’ve got a pool (heated upon request) and hot tub, outdoor gardens, a huge Theatre, a gym with high end equipment and even a True Golf Simulator. Even more unique is the unmatched concierge services, where Kaitlin can arrange outings (tours/ roof top bars, Vineyard/Winery, etc.), a chef to come in to prepare meals, an acoustic concert, flower arrangements or whatever you can imagine that would make your trip over the top delightful. Pretty impressive place for a team offsite.
Great Escape Lakeside
Okay, this one’s a little bit of a bonus coming in at #26– congrats on making it this far if you’ve been browsing our list! This absolutely massive Air BNB sleeps 43 people, making it an incredible and literally all-inclusive game-themed experience. This one-of-a-kind estate home features a giant waterslide, lazy river, fishing, boating, an actual escape room game, a real laser maze, movie theater, human foosball, soccer billiards, outdoor TV, and more. Named "The Great Escape Lakeside," this mega home has been featured on Fox News and in The Guinness Book of World Records; Every room is about a different popular game i.e. Monopoly, Scrabble, Clue, Risk etc. Honestly, we can’t wait to try this one out ourselves. If you’re ever on a team offsite in Orlando, Florida, this detour might be worth the drive – especially if your team likes to geek out about games like we do!