Coolest Holiday Properties in the World for 2020

Coolest Holiday Properties in the World for 2020

1st January 2020

To get you all fired up for your 2020 holidays, we've picked 20 of the coolest CoolStays holiday properties around the world - from incredible treehouses, contemporary masterpieces and great big castles to tranquil little lakeside cabins. So if you've got a special holiday planned, or you just enjoy daydreaming, take a look.

The Pole House

Fairhaven - Victoria

Sleeps 2

Take yourself to the edge at The Pole House. Suspended 40 meters above Fairhaven Beach, this is one of Australia's most iconic homes.

Taraki Lodge

King Island - Tasmania

Sleeps 8

Gorgeous, spacious lodge filled with natural light sitting atop sand dunes, offering spectacular views of the ocean on King Island, Tasmania

Love Cabins

Bilpin - Blue Mountains

Sleeps 2-8

An exclusive collection of wild, romantic cabins set well-off-the-beaten track in Australia’s misty Blue Mountains…


Phuket - Thailand

Sleeps 2

A wonderland of uniquely designed villas, each with a private pool, set in the rainforest of Kamala on Phuket Island.

The Tree House Resort

nr Jaipur - Rajasthan

Sleeps 2 per room

Luxury cottages set in the trees in Rajasthan's Syari Valley, a short drive from the famous forts of Jaipur.

Che Che Vule

Kigomani - Tanzania

Sleeps 11

Che Che Vule Villa is a private escape on the beautiful island of Zanzibar. Located on the Indian Ocean, personal butlers and chefs will make your stay perfect.

Barn on the Pond

Saugerties - New York

Sleeps 20

Unique and charming converted barn that mixes grand open areas with quaint intimate spaces - The perfect getaway for large adventurous groups.

Aerie at Sargeant Bay

Halfmoon Bay - Bristish Colombia

Sleeps 6

This dream house is perched near in the water’s edge on the British Columbia coast, with incredible airy modern style and amazing views from every window.

Barn House

Stokkseyri - Iceland

Sleeps 5

A stylish and stunning modern barn house with a geothermal wooden hot tub, terrace and ocean views, 45 mins from Reykjavik

The Arctic Hideaway

Fleinvær - Nordland

Sleeps 10

Deconstructed accommodation in eco-friendly cabins on an island beneath the Northern Lights, will offer you creative contemplation, the Norwegian way.

Eliassen Rorbuer

Hamnøy - Norway

Sleeps 2-6

You’ll struggle to find a more magical way to experience Norway than with a trip to Eliassen Rorbuer fishermen’s cottages.

A Auge Treehouse

Tinn Austbygdi - Tinn

Sleeps 9

Enjoy nature and architecture at its finest at this inspirational treehouse perched high above the Norwegian Forest, near the Hardangervidda National Park.

The Bergaliv Loft House

Vallsta - Sweden

Sleeps 2

Minimalist treehouse retreat - Discover peace and tranquillity in the Swedish treetops


Debant - Austria

Sleeps 5

Cleverly designed and a joy to stay in, Ufogel introduces Austria’s East Tyrol in spectacular style

Lighthouse Korcula

Korcula - Croatia

Sleeps 9

Private island, a lighthouse with a pool, a jet ski, a private butler and even a boat with a skipper ready to whisk you over the Adriatic Sea

Les Cabanes de Labrousse

Saint-Julien-Labrousse - Ardeche

Sleeps 2

Be at one with nature in the spectacular French countryside of Ardeche at Les Cabanes de Labrousse.

Marine Cabin Rotterdam

Boerengat - Rotterdam

Sleeps 4-6

Enjoy a comfy and unique stay in an aluminium vessel sat on the water in the beautiful city of Rotterdam.

El Caracol

Lledo - Aragon

Sleeps 8

Live outdoors this holiday; go wild swimming in the river, explore a pine forest, climb a mountain, and then relax in this spacious and cool glass fronted home.

Casa do Pego

Comporta - Alcácer

Sleeps 6

A luxurious escape delightfully placed above the sand dunes in cool Comporta with striking design and private pool

Castello Perugia

nr Perugia - Umbria

Sleeps 16

Castello Perugia in the Umbrian countryside has been luxuriously renovated and restored to provide the holiday of a lifetime.

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