Looking to upgrade your next family vacation or stay-cation? We scoured Airbnb’s listings for unique properties here in L.A. that not only will give all those folks back home some serious FOMO, it’ll stand out in your and your kid’s memories of one of the most fun and unique trips. Scroll through for the properties that have us booking a stay ASAP.

Malibu Yurt on a Farm

The Space: A private and secluded eco-friendly Yurt on a working organic citrus farm with modern conveniences.
What We Love: With a chance to experience accommodations tucked into the canyon, on a farm, unlike any other, in Malibu nonetheless, then why not? They also have all-organic 'farm-to-table' meals available if you don't want to cook but FYI, this space is ideal for families with kids older than seven. This property has received over 750 reviews so get your reservation in sooner than later if you are interested.
Sleeps: 5
Online: airbnb.com/rooms/900456

Charlie Chaplin Cottage

The Space: From Marilyn Monroe to Patrick Dempsey, the cottage that Charlie Chaplin built has a storied Hollywood guest list, perfect for those who want to sleep among the stars. 
What We Love: A cross between a Yosemite Lodge and a Swiss chateau, your kids will get a kick out of the cute space that feels a lot like a house you would find in Hansel and Gretel. And don't forget the sleeping loft, they'll totally love the sleeping loft. 
Sleeps: 3
Online: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/654663

Airstream in Hollywood Hills

The Space: A vintage 1969 Airstream trailer with enviable views atop the Hollywood Hills.
What We Love: The kids will love the retro feel and you'll feel like a movie star watching the sunset over the hills. 
Sleeps: 2-3
Online: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/8595253

Yacht in San Pedro

The Space: A 50' luxury motor yacht with three staterooms and two full bathrooms.
What We Love: Captain your own ship (or at least pretend to) with this moored yacht in the Port of Los Angeles, located next to the Battleship Iowa. Watch all the boat traffic and then head to shore to grab dinner from one of the nearby restaurants.
Sleeps: 8
Online: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/8308327

Glamping in Topanga

The Space: An upgrade from a pop-up tent, this glamours yurt is settled near Topanga's State Park and nestled among a grove of old sycamore trees.
What We Love: Are your kids begging you to go camping? Go off the grid with this stay that also has hammocks and outdoor showers (don't worry, they have an indoor one as well). 
Sleeps: 4


Where are your favorite places for family and friends to stay? Share them with us in the comments below!

—Andie Huber


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