33 of the Best Tree House Ideas Ever for Grown Kids

You’ll feel a little tree house envy when you see this round up of the best (and wildest) modern tree house ideas around. And if you’ve got tree house plans in the works already, take a look at some of these incredible designs first. Enjoy!

1. Mirrored Black Box Tree House

Image: Baumraum

2. Oasis in a National Park

Image: The Cornice Company

3. Tokyo Suburb Tea House Among the Cherry Trees

Image: Shuya Sato

4. Philly Backyard Contemporary Tree House Ideas

Image: Verner Architects

5. Large Mid-Century Los Angeles Tree House and Workspace

Image: Rockefeller Partners Architects

6. Mini Tree House Pods for Relaxing

Image: Dedon

7. Tree House Featuring a Frightening Swing Over the Abyss

Image: Casa Del Arbol

8. Glass Tree House That Doubles as Art

Image: A As Architecture

9. Modern Seattle Tree House With Bridge Access

Image: Scott Becker Architect

10. Avant-Garde Tree House Design

Image: Baumraum

Pretty impressive, wouldn’t you agree? Although these tree house ideas are stunning, the views and interiors are even better. Here are some more tree house plans featuring a look at the interior.

11. Lodge in the Trees, Tanzania

Image: And Beyond Lodge

12. Rustic Modern Colorado Tree House

Image: Missy Brown Design
Image: Missy Brown Design

13. Orcas Island Tree House Getaway

Image: McIntyre by Design
Image: McIntyre by Design

14. Tree House Shaped Like a Wave

Image: Baumraum
Image: Baumraum

15. Copper Siding Modern

Image: Baumraum
Image: Baumraum

16. Mirrored Walls That Change With the Seasons

Image: Laura Fiorio
Image: Laura Fiorio
Image: Laura Fiorio

17. Luxurious Living in the Trees

Image: MMP Architects
Image: MMP Architects

18. Sleeping Above the Lions in South Africa

Image: Lion Sands Game Reserve
Image: Lion Sands Game Reserve

19. Contemporary Tree House Plans

Image: Marcus Bollen
Image: Marcus Bollen

20. A Colorful, Modernist Tree House on the Inside and Outside

Image: Baumraum
Image: Baumraum

21. When 90 Degrees Angles Don’t Matter

Image: Alasdair Jardine
Image: Alasdair Jardine

 22. 2-Story Island Getaway in Maine

Image: David Matero Architecture
Image: David Matero Architecture

 23. Barrel-Shaped Tree House Plans

Image: Baumraum
Image: Baumraum

24. Barn-Inspired Oak Tree House

Image: Baumraum
Image: Baumraum

 25. Jungle Tree House in Sri Lanka

Image: Sky With Lemon

 

Image: Sky With Lemon

26. Ergonomic Shaped Tree Pod

Image: Baumraum
Image: Baumraum

27. A Nearly Secret Hideaway

Image: Stepan Vrzala
Image: Stepan Vrzala

28. Trapezoidal Tree House on Stilts

Image: Alasdair Jardine
Image: Alasdair Jardine

29. Cliffside New York Tree House

Image: Baumraum
Image: Baumraum

30. Simple Meditation Space in the Trees

Image: Nico Marziali
Image: Nico Marziali

31. Airbnb Italian Tree House Rental

Image: Airbnb
Image: Airbnb

32. Cubist Tree Pod

Image: Baumraum
Image: Baumraum

 33. Oblong Tree Capsule

Image: Baumraum
Image: Baumraum

Want to see more cool, unusual homes? Check out Living Big in Tiny Houses or Life Inside the Box: Container Homes.

Which one of these tree houses is your favorite?