To have a good time Global E-book Day on Tuesday, Airbnb is providing remains at 10 literary houses for simply $17 — the common value of a ebook. The homes vary from a barn space in Maine harking back to “Charlotte’s Internet” to a ancient one-bedroom house in Edinburgh swathed in plaid and tartan that’ll assist you to reside out your “Outlander” fantasies.
However you don’t need to be a bookworm to comprehend those offers. The houses in most cases hire for between $75 and $1,001 in keeping with night time, so you’ll be able to rating some critically fantastic financial savings — no want to learn the books.
Possibly probably the most tempting be offering is that this six-bedroom property in Bridgehampton, New York that’ll assist you to reside like Gatsby for an afternoon. The 6,200-square-foot property has its personal saltwater pool and is situated lower than a mile from the seashore. It in most cases prices $1,000 in keeping with night time, however might be to be had for $17 in keeping with night time on Might 10 to 12 and once more from Might 17 to 19.
And there’s a large, fashionable seashore space that, despite the fact that it’s situated in Australia, seems similar to some of the Monterey, California houses featured in “Giant Little Lies” through Liane Moriarty. Fake you’re Madeline or Celeste (minus the drama and scandals) on this five-bedroom stunner. It’s indexed for $1,001 in keeping with night time, however will price you simply $17 in keeping with night time for those who ebook day after today for remains on Might 17 to 19 or June 14 to 16.
Then there’s this grand brick space that appears have compatibility for a commander in Margaret Atwood’s iconic dystopian novel, “The Handmaid’s Story.” Situated in Newton, Massachusetts — a suburb of Boston — this five-bedroom house has a large, gorgeous kitchen; a proper front room with a chandelier and Oriental rugs; and a extra informal media room. It will in most cases price you $950 in keeping with night time, however might be (you guessed it) simply $17 for remains from Might nine to 13.
Two of the houses have critical ancient credentials, too.
Maison Vitry, a Creole mansion in New Orleans, turns out like one thing out of Anne Rice’s “Interview with a Vampire” (which was once later made into a film starring Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt and an excessively younger Kirsten Dunst). If truth be told, it was once in-built 1855 for Louise Vitry — a unfastened girl of colour — through her French spouse, Achille Courcelle. The colourful belongings has since gave the impression in tv presentations and magazines. Typically $350 in keeping with night time, it’s to be had June 6 to 10 for lower than $20 an evening.
And the fascinating “Grand Area” in Chawton, England — Jane Austen’s homeland — has gave the impression within the creator’s letters as some of the houses she visited to socialise with buddies. Lovers of “Pleasure and Prejudice” must ebook it for remains Might 24 to 26 or June 14 to 17, when it’ll be discounted. It in most cases rents for $156 in keeping with night time.
Those are a couple of of our favorites, however you’ll be able to take a look at the remainder of the $17 houses to be had on Airbnb. To get those literary-inspired financial savings, you’d higher be able day after today to ebook — pun meant — at 9am, EST. So, pull out an ideal go back and forth rewards bank card for Airbnb purchases and brush up for your literary technology whilst you purchase a replica of the sort of favourite reads (and earn issues via Penguin Random Area’s new loyalty program).
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