The Seashell House, Isla Mujeres Mexico
The list of vacation rentals linked below features the top ten Airbnb listings that prompted users to enable the site's wish list feature. The popular listings, recorded by Airbnb and compiled by mental_floss, feature attractive options for sleeping and playing quarters, some of which have a theme in common. It turns out that the most desired among Airbnb site members is the idea of a treehouse. That type of accomodation, steeped in childhood, literature and fantasy, seems to capture the imagination of so many. Mental_floss descriptions of the sites follow; to see all ten most wish-listed Airbnb listings, visit this link. Images: Airbnb
2. THE SEASHELL HOUSE: ISLA MUJERES, MEXICO (pictured above)
This gated island home looks just as the name suggests, and it’s something out of a Tim Burton scene. It was built by the owner’s husband and is secluded near a cliff.
8. BALIAN TREEHOUSE WITH PRIVATE POOL: BALI, INDONESIA
This treehouse in a quiet beach town has honeymoon written all over it, with a large garden, private pool, and easy access to the sand. Surfing and the nearby night market are two activities for those who want to leave the house – though you may not want to.