Airbnb Rents Out Shipping Containers: Check Out These 4 Awesome Ones in Colorado
There's no shortage of real estate on Airbnb. From treehouses to barns to yurts to domes, the company seemingly has it all. But some of their listings fall under a pretty unconventional category: shipping containers.
I don't know about you, but the idea of living in a shipping container is giving me flashbacks to The Boxcar Children...no hate, I loved those books, but it isn't exactly an ideal living situation.
After doing some digging, I realized that Airbnb defines 'shipping containers' as adorable tiny homes with a corrugated exterior (or something like that). As it turns out, these shipping containers also make for great vacation getaways — and yes, you can book a stay in one.
There are shipping containers right here in the Centennial State that will take your breath away faster than Chip and Joanna Gaines can say "shiplap" (okay, they don't all have shiplap, but it's the same vibe).
Could you see yourself getting away in one of these Colorado tiny homes? Or is staying in a shipping container a little too rustic for your vacation style? Don't worry — check out this stunning glasshouse Airbnb in Winter Park or look inside Nicole Kidman's and Keith Urban's luxurious Tennesee farmhouse in the galleries below.
From Carbondale to Manitou Springs, here are four Colorado shipping containers that actually double as awesome vacation homes: