Airbnb introduces Icons—extraordinary experiences from the world’s greatest icons

Plus new features that make planning group trips easier than ever

Airbnb has launched Icons, a fresh category of exceptional experiences hosted by renowned figures in music, , television, art, sports, and beyond. Icons offer the opportunity to immerse yourself in realms that were once only a figment of your imagination. Relax in the Up house, stay overnight at the Ferrari Museum, or mingle with Kevin Hart. We are excited to introduce the initial 11 Icons on Airbnb today, with additional experiences set to be revealed worldwide in the coming months.

Brian Chesky, the co-founder and CEO of Airbnb, expressed that Icons provide access to realms that were previously only found in one's imagination. He emphasized the importance of infusing more enchantment into the physical world as society becomes more reliant on digital advancements. Chesky stated that Icons offer the most exceptional experiences available on the .

Here are the first 11 Icons we are unveiling:

A house suspended by balloons, being lifted by a metal crane, high in a bright blue sky. Airbnb
Drift off in the Up house

Drift off in the Up house –

Experience the enchantment of staying in one of and Pixar's most renowned residences, which happens to be a floating abode. Immerse yourself in the captivating world of Carl as you step into this meticulously crafted replica of his house, adorned with over 8,000 vibrant balloons. Nestled amidst the picturesque red rocks of Abiquiu, New Mexico, this extraordinary accommodation promises a truly unforgettable stay.

Eight red Ferrari cars on display in a semi circle, framing a circular red bed with a orb light above it.
Spend the night in the Ferrari Museum

Spend the night in the Ferrari Museum – Experience the thrill of racing by staying at the Ferrari Museum in Maranello, Italy. Enjoy a comfortable bed made from the same leather used in Ferrari seats, go for a lap with Scuderia Ferrari ambassador driver Marc Gené, and attend Emilia-Romagna's top race as a VIP.

X-Men hallway, with images on the left wall leading down a hallway and a curved staircase to the right.
Step into X-Men '97

Step into X-Men '97 – Experience as the X-Men when you reside in a 2D animated replica of Marvel Animation's X-Mansion in Westchester, New York. Unleash your mutant powers and receive training in the Danger Room.

Stage performer in a grey shirt, adjusting a microphone on stage.
Go VIP with Kevin Hart

Go VIP with Kevin Hart – Get ready for an exclusive experience at Kevin Hart's private Coramino Live Lounge. Join Kevin and his buddies in this hidden speakeasy for a night filled with tequila tasting and live stand-up comedy by top-notch comedians.

White bed against a large clock face window, in a wood paneled monochromatic bedroom.
Wake up in the Musée d'Orsay

Wake up in the Musée d'Orsay – Experience a luxurious stay in the iconic clock room of the Paris art museum, redesigned into a bedroom by Mathieu Lehanneur, the designer of the Paris Games torch and cauldron. Enjoy the view of the historic Olympic Games Opening Ceremony along the River Seine from the terrace.

Woman applying lip liner in the mirror.
Join a living room session with Doja Cat

Join a living room session with Doja Cat – After traveling the world for performances, Doja is now inviting you to a special living room show. Get ready for an unforgettable experience with the Grammy-winning artist, as she performs her favorite songs and tracks from her latest album.

Basement bedroom with a white guitar nearby, backed by spray painted eyes above the pillows.
Stay in Prince's Purple Rain house

Stay in Prince's Purple Rain house – Prince bought the Minneapolis, Minnesota house from the famous movie Purple Rain. It was never open to the public before, but now you can visit. Check out the house and listen to some rare Prince tracks in a special studio session.

Man enthusiastically playing a video game sitting in a black chair in a modern, mostly black and white living room.
Game with Khaby Lame

Game with Khaby Lame – Khaby Lame, the popular , welcomes you to Milan, Italy for an exciting gaming adventure. Stay in his unique gaming loft, designed by Khaby himself, and challenge him to a Fortnite Battle Royale. #learnfromkhaby.

Man leaning up against a loud, green and yellow neon tour bus in an other wise empty parking lot on a cloudy night.
Go on tour with Feid

Go on tour with Feid –Come along with the reggaeton superstar on his FERXXOCALIPSIS World Tour for a full week. You will be part of the crew during rehearsals, travel on the tour bus, and have exclusive backstage access to all the shows.

Woman in a red dress smiling and sitting on a white couch against a wood paneled wall.
Live like Bollywood star Janhvi Kapoor

Live like Bollywood star Janhvi Kapoor – Janhvi Kapoor welcomes you to the iconic and exclusive Kapoor residence in Chennai, . Experience firsthand her Bollywood beauty tips and savor the delightful flavors of her preferred South Indian cuisine. Janhvi will personally host you for an unforgettable overnight stay.

Animated characters from Inside Out 2 expressing big emotions in a purple room with glowing balls of memories behind them.
Make core memories with Inside Out 2

Make core memories with Inside Out 2 – Get ready for the upcoming release of Disney and Pixar's Inside Out 2 on June 14! Join at Headquarters for an overnight stay and experience Riley's emotions firsthand. Joy will guide you through the colorful world of emotions and ensure everything stays in harmony.




Icons have their own section on the homepage. The majority of Icons are free, with prices below $100 USD per guest. A timer shows when each Icon will be available, and guests can make booking requests using the app. Those chosen will get a digital golden ticket, with over 4,000 tickets up for grabs in 2024.

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