ISSUE 27  |  Summer Rentals

Greatest Hits: 50 Top Rental Houses Featured on Remodelista

June 27, 2016 12:00 PM

BY Julie Carlson

Over the years, we’ve featured dozens of design-worthy rental houses on Remodelista. Here’s our roundup of our greatest hits. (You might want to bookmark this post.)


Casa Helsinki

Above: Casa Helsinki: A Midcentury Guesthouse in Argentina.


Ellis House Victoria Australia

Above: Ellis House in Kyneton, Victoria.

Byron Bay Holiday House Dining Room

Above: Byron Bay Holiday House.

Estate Trentham Rental in Melbourne

Above: An Australian Idyll: Estate Trentham Near Melbourne.

Dangar Island Rental

Above: A Modernist Vacation Retreat on Dangar Island.

The Bahamas


Above: Tom Scheerer’s Harbor Island, Bahamas, House.


Sleep in the City Rental in Antwerp

Above: Sleep in the City in Antwerp.

Belgian Farmhouse in West Flanders

Above: Belgian Guesthouse in West Flanders.


Casamidy Rental on Rue Conde in Paris

Above: Casamidy’s Rue Conde in Paris.

Lagrasse House in the Languedoc

Above: A Holiday House in the Languedoc.

Eiffel Tower Loft in Paris

Above: A Paris Pied-à-Terre by Ishka Designs of Brooklyn.

Mrozinski Provence Apartment

Above: A Romantic Rental in Provence.


Freunde von Freunden Berlin Apartment for Rent

Above: Freunde von Freunden Apartment in Berlin.

Modern Houseboat in Berlin

Above: A Modern Houseboat in Berlin.


Aegean House on Tinos in the Cyclades

Above: An Aegean Idyll on Tinos in the Cyclades.

Villa Honora on Mykonos

Above: A Rustic Idyll for Four in Mykonos, Greece.


Alexander Waterworth Masseria Italy Rental

Above: Alexander Waterworth’s Masseria in Italy.

16th Century Farmhouse in Puglia, Italy

Above: For Rent: A Revived 16th-Century Farmhouse in Puglia.

La Pedevilla Italian Alps Rental

Above: La Pedevilla: A Holiday House in the Italian Alps.

Sea View Villa Sicily

Above: The Sea View Villa in Sicily.


Martin Raffone Marrakech House

Above: Marrakech Modern: A Remodeled Riad for Rent.

Dar Beida

Above: Midcentury Modern Meets Medina in the village of Essaouira.

The Netherlands

Wouwermanstraat Amsterdam

Above: The Wouwermanstraat Residence in Amsterdam.


Baixia House in Lisbon, Portugal

Above: Baixa House in Lisbon.

Bohemia Rosa et Al in Portugal

Above: Grandmother Chic in Portugal with Rooms for Rent.

Casa No Tempo by Aires Mateus Architecture in Portugal

Above: Casa No Tempo: A Minimalist Retreat in the Portuguese Countryside.


Hotel Magazin 1 in Gotland

Above: Hotel Magazin 1 in Gotland.

South Africa

Villa in South Africa

Above: A Whitewashed Villa in the Western Cape Province of South Africa.


Alemany 5 Rental in Girona

Above: Alemany 5 in Girona.

Palma, Mallorca Rental

Above: An Artful Apartment in Palma, Mallorca.

Casp 74

Above: Casp 74 in Barcelona.

Destination BCN Barcelona

Above: The Walden apartment from Destination BCN in Barcelona.


Jonathan Tuckey Dining Room

Above: Swish Chalet: An Alpine Remodel by Jonathan Tuckey. Photograph by James Brittain Photography.

United Kingdom

Seaside Loft Cornwall Rental

Above: A Seaside Loft in Cornwall.

Papastour Scottish Rental

Above: A Remote Scottish Bolt-Hole in Callekille.

Off-the-Grid Rental in Devon

Above: The Off-the-Grid Riverside Cabin, Rental Edition.

John Pawson Tilty Hill

Above: A John Pawson Masterpiece for Lease in the Essex countryside.

Landmark Trust Lancaster

Above: The Music Room apartment in Lancaster.

United States

Beatrice Valenzuela Guesthouse in Echo Park

Above: In LA, an Echo Park Airbnb from two local designers.

Commune West Hollywood

Above: A West Hollywood apartment designed by Commune.

Sarah Lonsdale St Helena

Above: Sarah Lonsdale’s Refined Rental in St. Helena, CA.

Glassell Park Boat House

Above: A Budget Renovation for a Stylish LA Guest House (Available for Rent).

Floating Farmhouse Kitchen

Above: The Country Rental: A Floating Farmhouse in Upstate New York.


Above: William Brown Project in Upstate New York.

Old Homestead Living Room in Provincetown

Above: Low-Key Luxury: The New Old Homestead in Provincetown.

Harbor Cottage Maine

Above: A Cottage Reborn in Coastal Maine.

Kugel Gips House in Wellfleet

Above: Kugel Gips House in Wellfleet. Photograph by Raimund Koch for Cape Cod Modern.

Hatch House in Wellfleet

Above: Hatch House in Wellfleet. Photograph by Raimund Koch for Cape Cod Modern.

Cape Cod Modern by Raimund Koch

Above: A Midcentury Modern in Wellfleet. Photograph by Raimund Koch for Cape Cod Modern.

Parliament House Nantucket

Above: Parliament House, a restored Nantucket retreat.

Consult our City Guides for shops, restaurants, hotels, and other design-worthy destinations wherever you go.

N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on July 11, 2014.