- Airbnb is offering select literary-inspired spaces for $US17 a night for World Book Day on Tuesday, April 23.
- The sale includes 10 houses, including ones that evoke the setting of “The Notebook” and “Pride and Prejudice.”
- The most eye-catching space on the list appears to be a massive six-bedroom estate that Airbnb says is reminiscent of “The Great Gatsby.”
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World Book Day is on Tuesday, April 23, and Airbnb has a special offer for those looking to bring the worlds of their favourite stories to life.
On Tuesday, 10 hosts will offer their literary-inspired spaces for $US17 a night, plus applicable taxes and fees. That’s the same price as the average cost of a book. Customers will have the chance to choose between selected dates throughout May, June, and July.
The list includes homes reminiscent of some of the most popular novels, such as a home in New Bern, North Carolina, that evokes the setting of “The Notebook,” and a massive estate in the village of Chawton, England, that was the birthplace of “Pride and Prejudice.”
One of the most impressive places on sale is a grand estate in Bridgehampton, New York, that Airbnb says looks straight out of “The Great Gatsby.” The six-room estate will be eligible for the $US17 sale for stays booked for May 10 through May 12, and May 17 through May 19.
Here’s a look inside the house.
Fans of “The Great Gatsby” can book this grand estate in Bridgehampton, New York.
The house features immaculately maintained grounds surrounding the estate.
The house is located on a quiet cul de sac.
100% of guests have given the house a five-star rating for the location.
The backyard has a large heated salt-water pool.
The listing states that there is a $US185 pool cleaning fee for when the pool is open from May through October.
The outdoor patio offers tons of seating.
There are two lounge chairs and a table for 10.
The interior has been newly decorated.
The living room pictured above features a cosy fireplace and smart TV.
The kitchen offers plenty of room for entertaining.
There’s even a smart TV next to the dining-room table.
The first master suite is just as impressive as the breathtaking exterior.
It features an en-suite bathroom and multiple windows for tons of natural lighting.
There’s a second master bedroom on the first floor as well.
It also features an en-suite bathroom, though the walls are a lighter shade of pink.
The first floor also houses a guest bedroom.
It contains two beds with an en-suite bathroom.
The second floor has a guest room with a queen-sized bed.
It’s also furnished with a writing desk and a spacious area rug.
The second guest room features a small skylight-style window.
The rooms have been rated as “sparkling clean” by guests who have stayed there recently.
There’s a spacious room on the second floor that would be ideal for families with kids.
The large room also has an en-suite bathroom.
There’s also a game room and bar for entertaining.
The room features a pool table, plenty of seating, and a small bar cart along the wall.
There’s also a theatre room for movie nights.
The theatre features a projector screen so you can watch “The Great Gatsby” while you’re at it.