Airbnb: 6 new categories on the platform

Airbnb 2022 Winter Release: 6 new accommodation categories available on the platform. New, Top of the World, Trending, Accessible Spaces, Spaces to Play and Hanok. Here are the 6 new types of accommodations available on Airbnb.

largeo last May Airbnb introduced a new search function based on Categories, which with Winter 2022 edition enriched by 6 new accommodation types. The goal is twofold: to allow more and more people to experience unique stays and to improve the display criteria of the platform.

The new categories

AndHere are the categories in detail:

  • overjoyed, stay in houses that are over 3,000 meters above sea level with amazing views.
  • Hanokto fully experience the harmony between man and environment in traditional Korean houses built with all-natural materials.
  • play areas, designed for those looking for entertainment in all aspects of their stay, thanks to homes with areas such as basketball courts, game rooms, mini golf, water slides and more.
  • Accessible spaceswhich continues Airbnb’s commitment to travel accessibility and features verified accommodations with wheelchair-accessible steps, bedrooms, and bathrooms.

New and Trending Categories

THEfinally the Categories Announcements And Modernis constantly updated: the first includes listings added to Airbnb in the last 10 weeks, the second houses with very positive reviews and listings that have received more visits than the previous week.

Read on to discover some of the accommodations included in the new Airbnb categories and start planning your next adventure!


Quito, Ecuador


Qhis hacienda nestled in the Andes of Ecuador surrounded by 5 volcanoes and one hour from Quito. From the living rooms, you can admire the view of the mountains Corazon and Ilinizasalso visible from a large bridge overlooking an exotic garden of volcanic stones.

Where: Quito, Ecuador
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Bormio, Italy

Stit is located at over 3000 meters in its mountains Stelvio National Park, this chalet has been designed with local and sustainable materials to blend in with its surroundings. Allow one total immersion in the magnificent alpine landscape.

Where: Bormio, Italy
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Urubamba, Peru


TOEver wanted to sleep in a condor’s nest? In these transparent luxury capsules hanging from the top of a mountain in Sacred Valley of Peru the dream can come true. To reach the accommodation, it is necessary climb a 400m via ferrata or walk an intrepid path through the zip lines, but the view is priceless.

Where: Urubamba, Peru
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Herveo, Colombia

QHis mountain chalet-inspired home overlooks the volcano Nevada del Ruiz. It is equipped, among other things, with a glass roof to see the stars directly from your bed and an outdoor hot tub that will allow you to bathe 4,000 meters high, with a 360° view of the surrounding landscape.

Where: Herveo, Colombia
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Gangdong-myeon, Gyeongju, South Korea


Sttoday come back to it Hanokbelonged to the Joseon Dynasty in Yangdong Village it is definitely a unique experience. Indeed, here you can breathe 500 years of tradition and history, as well as admire the original architectural style of this particular type of house.

Where: Gangdong-myeon, Gyeongju, South Korea
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Donghae-myeon, Goseong, South Korea

Qhere you can experience the atmosphere of tradition while drinking a cup of tea in the patio of this house which harmoniously combines the past with the present. An ideal place to take a break from the frenzy of the city and recharge your batteries immersed in an enchanting landscape.

Where: Donghae-myeon, Goseong, South Korea
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Gyo-dong, Gyeongju, South Korea


largeat home Seokdeung is a traditional Korean accommodation that keeps its beauty intact. A place where artists of the time shared stories over tea, it was their favorite 20th century Korean writer Kim Dong-ri. A real hidden gem where you can admire the spectacular night view of Woljunggyo Bridge.

Where: Gyo-dong, Gyeongju, South Korea
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Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea

Heyin this accommodation, you can learn the beauty of Seoul from another point of view. Located on a hill overlooking the Bukchon landscape, built in 1923 and renovated in 2018, it reinterprets the traditional Hanok in a modern way. A treat for wellness enthusiasts is the outdoor hot tub in the courtyard.

Where: Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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Spaces for play

Bregi, Croatia


StLocated in a unique location, in this designer villa you will not only enjoy the amazing sea view and the mild climate: hot tub, heated pool and tennis court with a professional instructor are standard services to which can be added, upon request, private yoga lessons, massages, salsa lessons and private chef, for a luxurious and pleasant stay.

Where: Bregi, Croatia
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Yucca Valley, California, USA

THEin this 80’s ranch style desert home and you’ll be spoiled for choice between a game of bowling, pickleball or pool, a sunbath in the pool or moonlight in the hot tub or playing the piano. And for those nostalgic for VHS movies, there’s something in every room a TV with VCR and a rich collection of tapes.

Where: Yucca Valley, California, United States
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Navidad, Chile


Qhis house is the perfect place to spend family holidays dedicated to relaxation and fun. While parents relax in the Finnish hot tub, children can climb on the equipped wall. And then all together playing on the nearby beach and, when it’s windy, flying kites!

Where: Navidad, Chile
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Palm Springs, California, USA

dosurrounded by views of desert mountains and iconic windmills, this is the perfect haven for sports enthusiasts. In addition to the rectangular pool with built-in spa and solarium it is equipped with a full size pickleball court, a beach volleyball court, a bowling green, a 6-hole putting green and a basketball court.

Where: Palm Springs, California, United States
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Accessible spaces

Andalusia, Spain

Gguests will appreciate it ecological design, originality and exclusivity of this house: built using the latest passive building technologies to create a nearly zero-emission building where visitors can experience a new concept of sustainable coastal tourism.

Where: Andalusia, Spain
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Nova Scotia, Canada

TOperched on a hill overlooking the Grand Étangthis property offers unparalleled views to watch the sun rise over the plateau over a coffee in the open plan lounge and, after a day of exploring, relax on the patio to watch the sun set over the ocean. The A-style chalet is barrier-free.

Where: Nova Scotia, Canada
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Aquitaine, France


un’inviting residence of more than 200 square meters, surrounded by vineyards, ideal for staying with family or friends. To pass the time in absolute relaxation it offers a heated pool, a fireplace and even a private open-air bazaar!

Where: Aquitaine, France
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Setúbal, Portugal

QThe villa of 220 m2 is located at a small village 5 minutes by car from the famous beaches of Carvalhal and Pegoand offers services for all tastes, from an outdoor barbecue to a saltwater pool, as well as an indoor workspace.

Where: Setúbal, Portugal
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