11 rejuvenating Airbnbs that feel like you’ve checked into a sumptuous spa

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We found 22 Airbnbs in the US with infrared saunas, 22-jet tubs, yoga decks, massages, and more.
Experts say Airbnb may be safer than hotels because private rentals promote social distancing.
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After the past year and a half, now is the exact right time for a spa escape that takes us away from the stress of daily life and lets us just breathe.

Although hotels and spa resorts will always be tempting, Airbnb makes it easy to get away while still keeping social distance from others. So if you've been dreaming of a safer spa getaway, these rejuvenating Airbnb homes won't require leaving your room.

I put my expertise on writing about luxury and wellness to work to find homes with incredible spa features like a Finnish sauna, deep soaking tub, or a yoga deck. Here's where you can channel the feeling of a five-star resort without the price tag or crowds.

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Cabin for stargazing from a hot tub in California

Stargazing Spa Getaway
In collaboration with BMW, this luxuriously designed hot tub has 22 jets that target different parts of the body.

Book this California home on Airbnb

Typical starting price: $177

Location: Big Bear, California 

Sleeps: 2 guests/1 bedroom

Rating: 4.94

This rustic cabin comes with extremely modern comforts, like a hot tub right outside the bedroom for a soak under the stars. And it’s not just any tub — designed in partnership with BMW, the hot tub has 22 jets that target stress areas in your back, neck, shoulders, and calves, plus six advanced options that do everything from work in quartets to massage your shoulders, and a moving moto-massage setting that works your entire back. 

After your hot tub treatment, make a meal in the renovated kitchen or fire up the grill. The bathroom has a gorgeous rainfall shower, and hiking trails are right outside the door. This home is close to both a downtown area and Snow Summit Resort.

Spa retreat with a Finnish sauna and saltwater hot tub in Washington

Spa Retreat with Finnish Sauna and Saltwater Hot Tub
This eclectic home blends Japanese and Scandinavian design with a Finnish sauna and an outdoor shower on a bamboo-lined patio.

Book this Washington home on Airbnb

Typical starting price: $212

Location: Seattle, Washington

Sleeps: 4 guests/1 bedroom

Rating: 4.99

Equipped with a Finnish sauna and an outdoor shower on a bamboo-lined patio, this spa-like is close to downtown Seattle. 

Across from the modern main house is an outbuilding that makes up the wood-lined Finnish sauna, complete with rocks for steam and benches to stretch out on. There’s also a large outdoor hot tub under a roof laced with golden lightbulbs, creating a serene open-air setting for kicking back with a glass of wine. 

The host is a residential architect and builder, and the look of the main home reflects his expertise, blending Japanese and Scandinavian design elements. Think minimal furniture and a clean palette of warm wood and metal.

While you might feel like you’ve been transported elsewhere, this home is actually near the Greywood area of Seattle, which has great restaurants, parks, and bookstores within a few minutes of the house.

Sleek apartment with a sauna in Michigan

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Upscale amenities include a spacious soaking tub, heated floors, a multi-jet shower, and an infrared sauna with Bluetooth speakers.

Book this Michigan apartment on Airbnb

Typical starting price: $215

Location: Meridian Charter Township, Michigan

Sleeps: 4 guests/1 bedroom

Rating: 4.87

Located near Lansing, home of Michigan State University (and less than a four-hour drive from Chicago), this luxury apartment is bursting with high-tech features for a chilled-out stay.

The bathroom steals the show with a two-person infrared sauna with integrated Bluetooth speakers to set the right mood. There’s also a freestanding 95-gallon soaking tub and a multi-jet shower for an extra relaxing rinse. For a finishing touch, heated floors avoid the jarring shock of cold tile on bare, wet feet.

To keep the calm vibes going, the home has beer on tap, an electric fireplace, and the Queen-size bed has a massage function and an adjustable frame to configure the ultimate night’s sleep.

Desert hideaway with a sauna, hot tub, and plunge pool in California

Steam sauna, hot tub, plunge pool, sky shower
Strict no-party rules keep this desert oasis a space of zen.

Book this California home on Airbnb

Typical starting price: $239

Location: Yucca Valley, California 

Sleeps: 2 guests/1 bedroom 

Rating: 4.74

There’s something extra invigorating about a trip to the desert and this home near Joshua Tree National Park makes it easy to channel serious zen.

Start your wellness-minded stay with a yoga routine on the patio, followed by another sweat in the steam room with a six-person free-standing sauna. Afterward, take a dip in the refreshing cold plunge mini pool or soak your bones in the hot tub.

There’s also an outdoor shower and multiple reflective spots, including chairs around an outdoor gas fireplace, a furnished lounge cabana, and a swinging hammock. 

Inside, high ceilings and plenty of natural sunshine amplify the airy space with minimalist, Nordic vibes. There is a corner fireplace, midcentury furniture, and a gleaming bathroom with a walk-in shower. There’s also a minimum age of 26 and a firm no-party rule to maintain a calm, grownup feel at all times. 

Forest lodge with a hot tub, sauna, and pool in California

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Relax within this two-bedroom boho lodge with a private sauna and a hot tub.

Book this California home on Airbnb

Typical starting price: $254

Location: Sea Ranch, California

Sleeps: 4 guests/2 bedrooms

Rating: 4.85

Surrounded by trees, this charming home is nestled within a mountain forest and feels worlds away from everyday responsibilities. 

On the lower deck is a hot tub while a private sauna helps guests sweat out any stress, too. 

Inside, the interior is cozy with wood-paneled walls, vintage furniture, and colorful rugs in warm crimson and scarlet hues. The kitchen has KitchenAid appliances and Henckels knives for at-home cooks, and if you can tear yourself away, the ocean and hiking trails are both within a five-minute drive. There’s also a golf course and shared pool within the community.

Naturalist Boudoir in Texas

Naturalist Boudoir
The master bedroom feels like you're living in nature with glass walls and ceilings showcasing forest views.

Book this Texas home on Airbnb  

Typical starting price: $257

Location: Lumberton, Texas 

Sleeps: 2 guests/1 bedroom

Rating: 4.87

This Airbnb within a 90-minute drive of Houston is like sleeping inside a glass cathedral for nature lovers.

Located amid Big Thicket National Preserve, the walls and ceiling in the master are made up primarily of glass windows, which create a sense of being completely enveloped with verdant forest views. The accommodations are sumptuous with a plush bed that hangs like a swing from the ceiling alongside wood walls and a dazzling chandelier. Slip past the bedroom’s French doors to a private patio with a hot tub and outdoor shower. Soft white waffle bathrobes are provided, too. 

This romantic, private home also includes fresh bacon and eggs for breakfast, and access to large covered decks lit by twinkle lights, surrounded by a creek, tiki torches, and a fire pit for extra ambiance. 

Eco-luxury farmhouse with a pool and sauna in California

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An Italian-designed infrared sauna, outdoor rainfall shower, and a pillow menu are found at this luxe eco-friendly escape.

Book this California home on Airbnb

Typical starting price: $336

Location: Grafton, California 

Sleeps: 4 guests/1 bedroom

Rating: 5.0

From the pool to the pillows, this modern farmhouse stay is decked out with indulgent amenities.

Outside, there’s an Italian-designed FAR Infrared ultra-low EMF sauna that seats four, as well as a semi-enclosed outdoor rainfall shower for an al fresco rinse. The pool is a great size for couples or solo travelers to enjoy a dip, and there’s plenty of room for a yoga mat on the patio by the water. Between sauna trips and poolside dips, wrap up in a luxurious Turkish cotton waffle robe from linen pros Parachute Home. 

Inside, there’s a clawfoot bathtub in the master bedroom’s serene white bathroom (a shower is in the other bathroom). Both bathrooms are stocked with essential oils and all-natural or biodegradable toiletries.

Once you hit peak relaxation, you’ll enjoy a five-star slumber, too. A pillow menu ranges from feather and down to shredded latex and hypoallergenic options. The rest of the bedding is all-natural with sleep-optimized materials like luxe 100% Belgian linen sheets and an Australian wool comforter. 

Other features include a five-stage reverse osmosis drinking water filter in the kitchen, Hello Tushy bidets, free organic French press and pour-over coffee, an electric fireplace, and new air conditioning. The backyard is fully enclosed for privacy and has a tiki bar, covered seating area, and a hammock.

Nature-inspired home with a private gym and indoor pool in Ohio

New Richmond, Ohio Nature Spa Airbnb
Unwind in the sauna or the solar-paneled heated pool.

Book this Ohio house on Airbnb

Typical starting price: $357

Location: New Richmond, Ohio

Sleeps: 12 guests/3 bedrooms

Rating: 5.0

A 30-minute drive from downtown Cincinnati, this woodsy retreat offers ample space and wellness amenities. There’s a private fitness center downstairs with a treadmill, bike, weight machines, and a compact sauna to sweat out any toxins. After a rigorous workout, cool down in the lap pool or soothe tired muscles in the six-person hot tub. The indoor pool is heated via solar panels and is available for use eight months out of the year. Afterward, retreat to the “Octagonal Great Room,” an enormous room with a decorative stone fireplace, high beamed ceilings, and grand windows.  There is also a gourmet kitchen, a dining room, and a large outdoor deck with a six-seater table and grill. 

Savor a quiet moment by the waterfront fire pit, or escape to the library filled with a small desk, a 55-inch TV, and a sofa bed. Come nightfall, there are two bedrooms, one with a private en-suite bathroom with a whirlpool tub, a shower, and access to the courtyard, while another bedroom overlooks the property’s serene pond. For added entertainment, a game room has tabletop shuffleboard, bumper pool, darts, air hockey, and ax throwing. 

Modern retreat with a pool, sauna, and steam shower in New York

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Retreat into the woods to this country home with a sauna, saltwater pool, and a stone rainfall shower.

Book this New York home on Airbnb

Typical starting price: $600

Location: Cold Spring, New York

Sleeps: 8 guests/4 bedrooms 

Rating: 4.94

Cold Spring is a quaint town located along the picturesque Hudson River, dotted with intriguing shops and restaurants that regularly lure city dwellers away from New York City.

This spacious home has a sauna and saltwater pool, as well as a huge deck for workouts. Inside, one of the bathrooms offers a spacious soaking tub. and one side of a rainfall steam shower is crafted entirely of stone.

The open floor plan shows off charming features like the marble-topped kitchen island, a monochromatic color scheme, vintage area rugs, and leafy potted plants. There is also a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace wall, large windows that let in tons of light, a modern kitchen, two modestly sized bedrooms, a ping-pong table, and a miniature drum set. 

A lavish Adirondack lodge with a pool in New York

An Adirondack cabin in Jay, New York
Multicolored LED lights color the saltwater pool and hot tub.

Book this New York home on Airbnb 

Typical starting price: $782

Location: Jay, New York 

Sleeps: 8 guests/3 bedrooms

Rating: 4.95

Tucked within the Adirondacks, this cabin feels like a contemporary farmhouse with lavish amenities that are tailor-made for relaxing.

Indulge in bedrooms with memory foam mattresses while the master has a private porch that leads to a saltwater pool. The lower level includes office space, an airy kitchen, an open-plan living room with a fireplace, and additional decks. There’s also a lofted living area set under dramatic beamed ceilings and a kids’ room with four twin-size beds.

Yet, the best parts of this massive lodge are its rejuvenating qualities. Recharge in the infrared sauna, swim in the large seasonal pool, and soak in the seven-seat hot tub with fun LED lights that change color.

Luxe retreat on 12 acres in New York

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Treat yourself to at-home yoga instructors and massage therapists booked by the host.

Book this New York home on Airbnb

Typical starting price: $800

Location: Ghent, New York 

Sleeps: 10 guests/4 bedrooms

Rating: 5.0

This sprawling 12-acre property offers a full program’s worth of spa activities at your disposal.

Start with sunrise vinyasa on the yoga deck, followed by a dip in the natural swimming pool. For extra relaxation, save time for the barrel sauna, cedar hot tub, or ask the host to book in-home yoga instructors or massage therapists. There are two bathrooms, one with a tub and another with a dramatically tiled walk-in spa shower.

There’s plenty of cool tools, too, including a chef-worthy kitchen, a grill, and a smoker. Enjoy your meal on the indoor or outdoor dining tables, or gather around the fire pit (wood is provided) while tunes waft from the outdoor sound system. 

FAQ: Spa stays on Airbnb

How do I find an Airbnb with a pool or hot tub?

Plug in your minimum search parameters (date range, guests, and destination), and then refine results by clicking the “more filters” button. This will pull up a range of other criteria.

From there, under the Facilities section, you’ll find checkboxes for a pool or hot tub. Tick those to show only results with those features. However, for other features, such as saunas or spa services, you’ll need to browse the listings carefully as there’s no way to specifically search for those. 

What should I look for in a spa getaway?

Many Airbnb homes offer great features like hot tubs and pools, but for something truly rejuvenating, look for extras such as a sauna, outdoor shower, and on-demand spa therapies.

Some people’s idea of a standout spa includes being surrounded by nature, others want to mix wellness with fitness and claim a spot to practice yoga. It all comes down to what makes you feel most relaxed. 

Also, look for Enhanced Clean Airbnb homes to guarantee all facilities are properly sanitized between guests.

What is the Airbnb Enhanced Clean program?

The Airbnb Enhanced Clean is a learning and certification program for hosts that lays out a strict protocol about how to clean properties between guests, the personal protective equipment hosts and cleaners should wear, and even requires the exclusive use of cleaning supplies that have been approved by regulatory authorities. 

Is Airbnb safe?

The CDC says travel within the US is safe for fully vaccinated individuals. However, always check with CDC and WHO guidelines, as well as local rules and regulations for your destination for the latest information, and consider the infection rates of the areas you’re traveling to and from.

As far as the Airbnbs themselves go, the short answer is, generally yes—but we’ve broken down all of your questions here.

How we selected the best spa Airbnbs

Following expert recommendations, we only included entire homes or standalone guesthouses with private entrances to guarantee social distancing. Each home is committed to Airbnb’s Enhanced Clean program, a five-step cleaning process developed in partnership with health and hospitality experts. Each home is highly rated with a 4.7 rating or higher and excellent recent guest reviews.Properties all offer spa-like amenities that go beyond a rainfall shower or a hot tub, located in a serene setting to boot. Homes are priced under $800 per night, as of publishing.Homes have availability to book in the coming weeks and months, as of publishing, or might be worth booking far in advance. Stays are located across the U.S. and most are less than a four-hour drive from a major city. 
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