5 super-chill stays for no-drama group getaways

When you’re finally able to unite your squad for a quick group escape, you want to have the time of your lives — which means there’s absolutely no time for drama! Choose from one of five awesome places to congregate under one harmonious roof for a weekend getaway. No fussing, no fighting, just fun times.

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1. A contemporary pad in Palm Springs, California

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The Sprangz is just poppin’ enough to keep your crew busy and just mellow enough to maintain your collective chill. And this recently rebuilt modern 4-bedroom hacienda with a casita and cutting-edge kitchen is minutes from downtown — with all the requisite amazing vistas. Think desert meets mountains in a landscape lined with palm trees and your own pool. No need to stress over sharing cabanas with strangers! Make this modern masterpiece your hub for a super-pleasant group stay and let nature do the rest.

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2. A upscale treehouse in Asheville, North Carolina

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Fulfill your Swiss Family Robinson fantasies on your next framily vacation! “Tree Tops” is perched in the Blue Ridge Mountains just outside Asheville, aka North Carolina’s most beloved bohemian enclave. A wall of windows lines three floors of this fancy 6-bedroom fort, ensuring a killer view from every bedroom. Other cool amenities include three separate decks, an outdoor grilling area, a game room, a remote-controlled gas fireplace and state-of-the-art bathrooms.

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3. A house of Zen in Sedona, Arizona

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How does 1.5 magical Arizona acres to yourselves sound? With 3 luxurious and roomy bedrooms and bathrooms, a hot tub, glorious views of Thunder Mountain and a private-entrance Zen studio on the first level, your group may find its most harmonious frequency ever. Sedona’s energy fields and magical red rock formations are a bonus, but sharing this especially peaceful stay together will yield good vibrations only.

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4. A Mayan casa in Tulum, Mexico

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You and 10 of your closest compadres can live it up along the Mexican Riviera just 40 feet from the water on Soliman Bay Beach. This insane villa boasts six bedrooms, huge shared spaces, a TV room and a patio with an outdoor barbecue grill. The playa offers its own shaded palapa, and several of the bedrooms have attached private bathrooms. There’s even an extra garden guest house, should your friend group grow.

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5. A monument to modernism in Vancouver, British Columbia

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Just a 20-minute ferry ride from Downtown Vancouver, this Bowen Island retreat is a dream escape for you and five other contemporary design fans. The architectural firm behind it is actually named “superkül inc.” Sweet amenities include heated floors, a two-sided wood-burning fireplace and sliding doors that open up to a deck perched atop a canopy of Douglas fir trees. Once outside you can chill on your own private beach, relax in the hot tub, or take off on a boat cruise from the mooring dock. If your posse can’t get along here, y’all probably weren’t meant to be.

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