Photos: 10 Vrbos so amazing, they won 2024’s “Vacation Rentals of the Year”

BRB, booking this year’s group trip immediately.

The Paradise Found Vrbo in Florida, seen from the back with its expansive pool, palm tress, and outdoor living room.

Yes, all of these incredible houses are available to book.

Photo of Paradise Found via Vrbo

Thinking about where you’ll vacation this year? How about booking an incredible vacation home the whole family or friend group will talk about for years?

These breathtaking Vrbos were selected as 2024’s “Vacation Homes of the Year.” The homes range from tropical resorts to spacious lake houses to snowy ski retreats. The best part? They’re not just eye candy — you can actually book them and stay here.

Scroll and start dreaming up this year’s trip.

Sedona, Arizona: Palatial Paradise Estate

Avg. cost per night: $2,146
Bedrooms: Sleeps 13, 6 bed, 4 bath
Amenities: Heated infinity pool, game room with ping pong, foosball, and a pool table, outdoor fireplace
Staying here feels like: You’re at your own personal, Arizona desert spa.
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Sonoma Valley, California: Villa Montebella

Avg. cost per night: $4,750
Bedrooms: Sleeps 12, 5 bed, 9+ bath
Amenities: Wine cave on site, spa with sauna rooms and hot tub, heated saltwater pool
Staying here feels like: The most lavish trip to wine country, complete with Cabernet Sauvignon from the onsite vineyard.
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Inlet Beach, Florida: Paradise Found

Avg. cost per night: $2,277
Bedrooms: Sleeps 26, 7 bed, 8 bath
Amenities: Heated salt water infinity pool, in-pool bar, kids’ living room with snack bar, ping pong, and TV
Staying here feels like: The ultimate summer party, thanks to vast entertainment spaces, the in-pool bar, and incredible outdoor seating areas.
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Epworth, Georgia: Miracle Creek Retreat

Avg. cost per night: $970
Bedrooms: Sleeps 10, 4 bed, 3+ bath
Amenities: Outdoor hot tub, game room with wet bar, outdoor living area for stargazing
Staying here feels like: The most elevated Blue Ridge hiking trip you could imagine.
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Winchendon, Massachusetts: Copley’s Lakefront Cottage

Avg. cost per night: $822
Bedrooms: Sleeps 14, 3 bedrooms, 3 bath
Amenities: Private beach and dock, indoor sauna, kayaks and paddleboards for use, plenty of bunkbeds for kids
Staying here feels like: You’ve finally taken that restorative, serene lake trip you always meant to go on.
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Sand Lake, Michigan: Sandy Lakehouse

Avg. cost per night: $1,090
Bedrooms: Sleeps 14, 5 bed, 4+ bath
Amenities: Pickleball and basketball court, game rooms, bikes, paddleboards, and kayaks to use
Staying here feels like: The ultimate family lake vacation, with tons of activities to choose from.
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Big Sky, Montana: Fire Lookout Towers

Avg. cost per night: $711
Bedrooms: Sleeps 8, 3 bed, 3 bath
Amenities: Floor-to-ceiling fireplace, hot tub, 360 degree wrap-around balcony
Staying here feels like: You’re getting to do your favorite outdoor activities like skiing, hiking, or wildflower viewing in the most awe-inspiring digs possible.
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Austin, Texas: Toro Canyon

Avg. cost per night: $2,021
Bedrooms: Sleeps 15, 5 bedrooms, 5 bath
Amenities: Temperature controlled pool, in-ground trampoline (yes), sports court, natural creek on site
Staying here feels like: You’re the richest person in Austin, Texas. But seriously — this retreat is modern, elegant, and feels incredibly green and lush considering it’s minutes from downtown Austin.
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St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands: Villa Cin Cin

Avg. cost per night: $3,000
Bedrooms: Sleeps 20, 5 bed, 5+ bath
Amenities: Welcome dinner with drinks and appetizers on your arrival day, oceanfront views, infinity pool, rooftop deck
Staying here feels like: You’re living on your own private island. Fun fact: This Vrbo features multiple, identical king bed suites, so everyone in the group can get the “good room.”
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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico: Casa Acantilado

Avg. cost per night: $2,470
Bedrooms: Sleeps 10, 5 bed, 5+ bath
Amenities: Ocean view bedrooms, cliffside sauna, hot tub, daily butler service
Staying here feels like: You’ve made it — after all, you’re staying in your own private, butler-ed villa.

See the full list of winners, including more international destinations.

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