Sliding House, Nova Scotia, Canada
This aptly named house is an ideal escape offering a chance to experience nature while staying in a unique, architecturally acclaimed retreat by the sea. Sleeps four and is ideal for couples or small families. Since completion in 2008 this 2 bedroom 1 ½ bath home has been featured in the Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture and the San Francisco Chronicle. While the house has a fully-equipped kitchen, fireplace, TV and DVD and wifi access, who could stay inside? The town of Lunenburg, a UNESCO World Heritage Site is just minutes away.