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8 Famous Houses You Can Rent on Airbnb

While you may not have the Hollywood A-list lifestyle, that doesn't mean you can't live like a celebrity for a night or two. Fans of some popular television shows and films may find their next vacation spot on Airbnb. Here are eight famous houses you may recognize—all of which are available to rent.

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Entourage, Real Housewives, The Bachelorette house

Named “Best Place to Pretend You’re a Celebrity for a Day” by LA Weekly, fans of the show Entourage may recognize this Los Angeles mansion. The home was also featured on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills and The Bachelorette. You can stay in the 750-square-foot guest house for $395 per night. You’ll have access to the home’s pool, gym, and patio. “A vacation inside of our vacation, we didn’t want to leave the house to explore LA, we had all we needed. Views, hot tub, pool, fire place, steam room! It’s a pretty amazing place and definitely worth the price,” said one recent guest. Before you rent on Airbnb, here are 14 things you should know.

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Fixer Upper house

Fans of the HGTV series Fixer Upper can stay in this mid-century modern home that was featured on an episode. The Waco home sleeps up to ten people and features a state-of-the-art kitchen, a patio and a great view of a wooded ravine. It will cost you $340 a night.

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Sherlock house

This home’s drawing room and master suite in South Wales were featured in an episode of the show Sherlock, featuring Benedict Cumberbatch. The luxury home features six bedrooms and accommodates ten guests. A stay will cost you $513 per night. “The photos simply can’t do this home justice. The house and grounds are incredible and you will feel like royalty when you stay,” said one guest. Find out the secrets Airbnb hosts won’t tell you.

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Girls apartment building

Travelers headed to Tokyo can book a stay in the brightly colored apartment building featured in the show Girls. The apartments are about 560 square feet, so they are best suited for just one or two guests. The building itself is a work of art and you can enjoy the breeze on the balcony, cook up dinner in the cozy kitchen, and enjoy cocktails in the hammock. The cost is $192 per night. “This is a dream space,” said one guest. “The feeling of being here is something else. Truly an experience—I missed it as soon as we left. It’s a place I will think about every day.”

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Murder, She Wrote cottage

If you’re looking for peace and tranquility, this charming seaside cottage in Albion, California (north of San Francisco) would make for a great romantic getaway or writing retreat. The listing notes that exterior shots for the television series Murder, She Wrote were filmed here. The cottage is located just three minutes from the Pacific Ocean and close to many wineries. Book a stay for $160 per night. Celebrities have stayed in these Airbnbs—and you can too!

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Definitely, Maybe house

Fans of actor Ryan Reynolds may recognize the sunny room in this Brooklyn home from the film, Definitely, Maybe. You can stay in this private room which sleeps two for just $75 a night. Guests have access to a semi-private bathroom on the first floor, along with premium cable and free WiFi. The location is very accessible to public transit and within walking distance of Prospect Park. We want to live in these 12 gorgeous Airbnbs.

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Treehouse Masters house

How about a stay in a treehouse? This secluded treehouse retreat is located in Atlanta and was featured on Animal Planet’s Treehouse Masters. The one-bedroom, one-bath treehouse is just minutes from downtown and is considered one of Airbnb’s most wish-listed properties. The treehouse has three separate areas, all connected by rope bridges, along with antique furnishings and a balcony overlooking the woods. “The treehouse is really such an incredibly unique and rewarding experience. There simply isn’t anything else like it. To be out in the woods, listening to the forest at night, and being totally unplugged was soul enriching. If you haven’t added this to your bucket list, do it now,” said one guest.

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Julia Child’s foodie paradise

Foodies can put their culinary skills to the test in this cottage, built on the homestead of Simone Beck, collaborator for Julia Child’s Mastering the Art of French Cooking. The French retreat has three bedrooms, sleeps up to eight guests and features an “exquisitely designed chef’s kitchen.” The property also boasts glorious gardens and a pool. Guests can also choose to include cooking classes in addition to the per night cost of $950. Back stateside, check out the most popular Airbnb in every state.

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