These Airbnbs Come With Their Very Own Alpaca Friends For You To Hang With
When booking accommodation, those little added extras places offer have the power to make or break a trip away. You know, stuff like pools to lounge beside, access to spa treatments and included breakfasts.
But the cold hard truth is, if you’re not talking alpacas, we don’t wanna talk.
In an unexpected turn, the newest travel trend is alpacas, according to Airbnb. The home sharing website has nearly 2,500 listings globally with the word “alpaca” in the title, with more and more guests booking these homes to immerse themselves in all things alpaca.
For reals though, apparently these four-legged friends make the perfect hosts. Airbnb says alpacas are famously neat and organised, hypoallergenic, have soft pads on their feet so you won’t hear them clomping around at night, keep lawns looking perfectly manicured and some are even fully housetrained, should you want a more, er, up-close-and-personal alpaca experience.
Sold on the idea? Here are our top five alpaca Airbnb picks.
#1 Brookby Hill Cottage, Hawkesbury, New Zealand
Rates start at $130 per night. Book your stay here.
#2 Alpaca en Falabella Ranch, Kerkwerve, Netherlands
Rates start at $300 per night. Book your stay here.
#3 Alpaca Experience, Northport, Maine
Rates start at $260 per night. Book your stay here.
#4 Llama Luxury Cottage, Atlanta, Georgia
Rates start at $180 per night. Book your stay here.
#5 Georgian Farmhouse, Allensmore, England
Rates start at $320 per night. Book your stay here.
Found the alpaca house of your dreams? Now check out Qantas flights and begin your next adventure.
(All images: Airbnb)