Pulaski, NY Ranks Third In Top 10 Most Affordable Must-Visit Airbnbs

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  • The Baying Hound Campground in Asheville, North Carolina comes in as the most affordable ‘Wow’ factor Airbnb
  • The Chicken Coop, Grain Bin in Blanchard, Oklahoma ranks number two on the list
  • The Retreat in Pulaski, New York is in third place
  • Other affordable retreats that are included are in Washington, Connecticut, and Tennessee

The Top 10 Most Affordable Airbnbs In The US

A new study shows a ranking of ten of the most affordable Airbnbs in the US that also have the wow factor people are looking for.

The study conducted by online casino site BetMGM analyzed Airbnb data to reveal the most affordable ‘wow’ factor Airbnb’s across the US.

Coming in at number one for the most affordable and unique stay is ‘The Baying Hound Campground’ in Asheville, North Carolina. The hosts have a range of stays on Airbnb, but their cheapest offering is the Trippy Tortoise Shell-ter, at $25 dollars a night and a 4.90-star review, it includes a part truck cab and turtle-inspired permanent campervan/tent which is decorated by professional artists.

Trippy Tortoise Shell-ter

Landing in the second spot is ‘The Chicken Coop, Grain Bin’ in Blanchard, Oklahoma at $49 a night and a 5.0-star rating. The private room on a farm is a repurposed grain bin surrounded by cows, guineas, chickens, and a peacock.

“The Retreat” in Pulaski, New York comes in third place priced at $60 a night and a 4.99 rating. The host describes it as ‘A private room in a unique home, impeccably maintained, and located along a peaceful rural road.’ It includes a ten-minute journey to get to the Salmon River for a fishing spot and is close by to the S52 Pulaski/Boylston snowmobile trail.

Joint fourth on the list is the ‘Yome Away from Home’ in Weaverville, North Carolina, costing $62 and has a 4.88-star review. The yurt comes with a queen mattress, mini kitchen, dining area and has a propane heater provided during the month from October to March.

In joint position is the ‘Beautiful getaway in a gorgeous & peaceful yurt!’ based in Spokane, Washington which has a 4.89-star review. It is surrounded by 500-acre nature preserve with a pond, wildlife, and trails and within it has a heated floor and a fully stocked commercial kitchen.

The ‘Underground Hobbit Hole @ Sustainable Ecovillage’ in Del Norte County, California places in the fifth spot at $64 a night and a 4.55-star rating. The Hobbit hole in an off-grid village is built into the side of a mountain and surrounded by 60 acres of natural wilderness in Norther Californias Smith River canyon.

In the sixth spot is the ‘Retromania!’ Airbnb which is in Houston, Texas with a rating of 4.50 stars and costs $66 a night. The host describes it as a unique and interactive home, that welcomes photoshoots and a creative artsy interior.

Ranking in seventh place is the ‘Chalets by the Lake – #6’ in Conneaut Lake, Pennsylvania, costing $69 dollars and a 4.97 rating overall. The newly renovated chalet is located on 11+ acres and within minutes of Conneaut Lake, Firemans Beach, and Icehouse Park.

At $73 a night ‘The silo at Sun One Organic Farm’ in Bethlehem, Connecticut comes in eighth place. The converted silo from the 1940s has a 30-foot ceiling and a bathroom building designed by one of the leading green building designers in the country. It has generated a rating of 4.79 and its hosts describe it as one of the most unique Airbnb’s in the northeast.

Coming in at joint number nine are four AirbnbBs all costing $75 a night. These include the ‘Cozy-Warm-Adorable Hobbit House’ in Bainbridge Island, Washington, the ‘Stargazing Hut – Mossy Forest Glamping’ in Newport, Tennessee, ‘The Bunkhouse at Love’s Hideaway’ in Lagro, Indiana and ‘The Silo – unique guest room’ in Collbran, Colorado.

Cozy-Warm-Adorable Hobbit House

Finally, in tenth spot is two joint Airbnb’s for $79, one a ‘Luxury Jail Suite’ located in Pearland, Texas, with a 4.88 rating and ‘Opalito Train Car Apartment’ located in Edinburg, Texas, with a rating of 4.95.

The research highlights places where people can have a unique ‘wow’ factor experience at an affordable price and therefore, achieve the best of both worlds. The study shows a wide range of Airbnb’s in destinations across the country which means there is an impressive variety of affordable Airbnb’s that can cater to different travel needs across the US.

Wow Factor Airbnbs Ranked By Price Per Night





Price per night

Trippy Tortoise Shell-ter @Baying Hound Campground

Asheville, North Carolina


Part truck cab, part perma-tent, turte inspired, see sleeping pods decorated by professional artists


The Chicken Coop – Grain Bin – Rustic Farm Stay

Blanchard, Oklahoma


Repurposed grain bin with cows, guineas, chickens and a peacock


The Retreat very near fishing/snowmobiling

Pulaski, New York


A private room in a unique home, 10 minutes to Salmon River


Yome Away from Home

Weaverville, North Carolina


Glamping yurt/geodesic dome hybrid


Beautiful getaway in a gorgeous & peaceful yurt!

Spokane, Washington


Yurt in a peaceful setting near a 500-acre nature preserve with a pond & lots of wildlife & trails


Underground Hobbit Hole @ Sustainable Ecovillage

Del Norte County, California


Hobbit hole in a sustainable, off-grid village


Retromania! **A Unique INTERACTIVE Experience**

Houston, Texas


Unique interactive home, creative artsy interior


*NEW Chalets by the Lake – #6 – Conneaut Lake, PA

Conneaut Lake, Pennsylvania


Newly renovated chalet nestled on 11+ acres within minutes of Conneaut Lake


The silo at Sun One Organic Farm

Bethlehem, Connecticut


Converted a silo from the 1940s


Cozy-Warm-Adorable Hobbit House -Bainbridge Island

Bainbridge Island, Washington


One room Hobbit Hole


Stargazing Hut – Mossy Forest Glamping

Newport, Tennessee


Handmade stargazing hut


The Bunkhouse at Love’s Hideaway

Lagro, Indiana, United States


5-foot round grain silo that has been transformed into a loft one bed tiny home


The Silo – unique guest room with great views

Collbran, Colorado


Guest room built inside a grain bin and wildlife


Luxury Jail Suite (Hard Time Hotel)

Pearland, Texas


Luxury jail room, a mugshot wall, a realistic electric chair, costumes, orange prison robes, hot tub


Nopalito Train Car Apartment

Edinburg, Texas


Converted train car ecologically remodelled as an apartment


Prices were calculated at the basic rate before any added extra amenities, tax, cleaning fee and Air BnB service charge. – Source: Airbnb