Sometimes referred to as “the island lost in time” or “the magical island,” La Gomera offers guests a truly unique experience in paradise. As one of the smallest and lesser-known Canary Islands, this beautiful beach destination is home to some of the most incredible unspoiled nature in the area. These breathtaking attractions include black sand beaches, volcanic wineries, and one of the oldest forests in Europe.
If you’re planning a visit to this one-of-a-kind island destination, make the most of your trip with a stay in one of the best rentals available. To help you find the perfect place to rest your head, we’ve compiled the following list of the best Airbnbs in La Gomera. Each of these holiday homes has an experienced superhost, so you can be sure that you’re staying in a reputable rental with fantastic guest reviews. Most of the rentals also feature a bunch of convenient modern amenities, including TV and Wi-Fi.
Charming Apartment With Stunning Scenery
Our first Airbnb in La Gomera is beautiful and sunny, with a ton of private outdoor space and unrivaled sea views.
Up to six people can stay in the two-bedroom rental, which is furnished with one double bed and two sets of bunk beds. It also has a sparkling-clean full bathroom finished with bright green tiles, and guests have access to an in-unit washing machine.
The open-concept living room boasts high-quality furnishings and lovely wood accents, while the connected full kitchen includes modern appliances and a ton of dining and counter space. Step outside to enjoy the gorgeous stone terrace, which has a shaded dining area, a hammock, and a beautiful array of greenery and red flowers.
Located on a banana plantation away from busy tourist areas, this one-of-a-kind villa rental in La Gomera gives guests a taste of authentic village life.
Private Home on a Nature Reserve
Next up is a peaceful retreat with a magical location and a unique interior.
Simple and stylish, this cozy vacation home is decorated with rustic stone accents and wood finishes. Up to five guests can stay in the house, which features one full bathroom, a main bedroom with a double bed, and a lofted sleeping area with two extra floor mattresses. There is also a small sofa bed in the cozy living room, and guests have access to a well-equipped kitchen with an electric stovetop and a wooden dining table.
Perched high up on a nature reserve, this tranquil holiday rental in La Gomera is the perfect place for travelers to enjoy the island’s breathtaking natural scenery and exciting opportunities for outdoor adventure.
Bright and Airy Apartment With Panoramic Views
Nestled in the hillside village of Valle Gran Rey, this two-bedroom Airbnb in La Gomera is a great choice for small families and friend groups.
Furnished with one king-size bed and one single bed, the home can accommodate up to three guests. There is one full bathroom in the apartment, and the spacious kitchen is stocked with modern appliances and a large glass dining table.
The living room is a great space for your group to hang out, and there are several windows throughout the apartment that let in a ton of natural light. Guests also have access to a private terrace lined with greenery and surrounded by unobstructed views of the mountains and the sea.
Although the rental has a peaceful and private location, there are plenty of great activities nearby. The trailhead for a waterfall hike is right next to the home, and the town’s shops and restaurants are just a few minutes away.
Dreamy Hut Overlooking the Sea
For a secluded stay in the forest, check out this rustic two-room hut surrounded by vibrant vegetation and unbeatable views.
Powered entirely by solar energy, this unique stay offers a ton of privacy and the promise of adventure. Up to four guests can stay in the rental, which has two queen-size beds and one full bathroom. There is also a kitchenette with a stove and a fridge, and the hut is stocked with a ton of games and books. Guests have access to a private hiking trail on the property, and there is plenty of surrounding nature to explore.
This experience will not be comfortable for everyone, as there is no Wi-Fi available in the hut. However, if you’re looking for a charming and cozy place to unplug and unwind, this might be the perfect La Gomera Airbnb for you.
Secluded Cottage in the Mountains
Another great holiday home with a tranquil setting, Casa La Loma is located in the heart of the mountains and makes one of the best Airbnb rentals in La Gomera for a peaceful retreat in nature.
With two bedrooms and one full bathroom, this lovely rental property can accommodate up to four guests. The interior features simple nature-themed artwork, wood-planked ceilings, and terracotta tile floors.
You can relax in front of the TV in the spacious and airy living room, and the full kitchen includes a four-person dining table in front of a large window. Wood-framed windows throughout the home allow you to look out at the incredible scenery no matter what you’re up to, and charming features like window seats and vintage furnishings give the rental a ton of character.
Tucked away from noisy roads and tourist traps – and just a few minutes away from some of the best beaches on the island – this secluded rental is perfect for hikers and nature lovers.
Spacious House on a Fruit Farm
If you’re traveling with a larger group, check out this spacious La Gomera Airbnb surrounded by plantain and other fruit trees.
A whopping 10 people can stay in this spacious three-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, with access to modern kitchen appliances and an in-unit washer. Luxurious features include an indoor Jacuzzi tub and a large living room terrace with an outdoor shower overlooking the sea. The dining table can accommodate big groups, and there’s plenty of indoor and outdoor living space where you can relax and enjoy the stunning scenery.
The peaceful rural setting makes this a great option for a quiet getaway, and San Marcos Beach is just a 10-minute walk away. The house is also close to plenty of hiking trails and the village of Agulo, where you can find a supermarket and several restaurants.
Cozy Wooden Cabana
With a classic wood-planked interior, modern amenities, and perfect mountain and sea views, this charming cabana truly has it all.
The interior is rustic yet comfortable and can accommodate up to five guests, with two bedrooms and one full bathroom. Though the kitchen is small, it has a full-size refrigerator. Other convenient amenities include an in-unit washing machine, a convertible sofa bed, and a smart TV.
The best part of this classic cabin is the generous private outdoor space. Guests have access to two private terraces, one of which even features an outdoor kitchen and dining table. The entire property is filled with lush plants and tropical flowers, and you can enjoy unobstructed views of the crystal-clear sea from several on-site vantage points.
Located in the quaint town of Alojera, this lovely La Gomera Airbnb is just a stone’s throw away from beaches, hiking trails, and a local fish restaurant.
Romantic Retreat by the Bay
Perfect for solo travelers and couples looking for a short-term rental in La Gomera, this private room has a lovely terrace overlooking San Sebastián Bay.
Inside, you’ll find one double bed and a sparkling-clean full bathroom. Amenities include a TV and a kitchenette with a minifridge, a microwave, and a coffee maker. For guests traveling with children, baby gear is also available.
The beach is just a few steps away from this romantic rental apartment, which is equipped with beach towels, an umbrella, a beach blanket, and even snorkeling gear. You can also explore the scenic village of San Sebastián, including various shops and restaurants.
Family-Friendly Condo With a Pool
If you’re interested in a modern Airbnb in La Gomera near the beach, look no further than this cozy condo rental.
Up to four guests can stay in the one-bedroom, one-bathroom rental, which is furnished with one queen-size bed and one sofa bed. The interior is decorated with wood finishes, pastel accents, a ton of cheerful wall art, and other fun ornamental pieces.
The kitchen comes complete with a four-person dining table and makes preparing meals a breeze, and the spacious living area is the perfect place to enjoy a cozy movie night with the family. There is also a small terrace with seating for two, and the on-site swimming pool is open all year long.
Set in the tiny yet bustling town of Playa Santiago, this homey Airbnb is within walking distance of the beach and a few shops and restaurants.
Modern Mountain Home
For a dreamlike holiday home that perfectly combines seclusion and modern comforts, check out this beautiful vacation rental in La Gomera.
Ideal for solo travelers and couples, the renovated studio boasts a sunny interior with bamboo ceilings and striking black accents. The tropical atmosphere is sure to put you in the vacation spirit, and the ultra-comfy double bed will give you a great night of rest. The full bathroom is clean and modern, with a spacious shower and a stack of fresh towels. There is also a well-stocked kitchen, and guests have access to a tranquil pond and a private terrace overlooking the valley.
Perfect for a solo trip or a romantic getaway, this unique mountain home is nestled in a lush valley brimming with tropical plants, goats, sheep, dogs, and even falcons. The rural area makes this rental quiet and calm, and there are plenty of fun hiking trails in the surrounding area.
Located directly on a hiking trail and surrounded by the lush scenery of northern La Gomera, this peaceful cottage is another great option for couples.
The stone cottage features a spacious private terrace with plenty of space for you to eat or just lounge around and enjoy the view. Inside, you’ll find a lofted sleeping area with a comfy bed for two, plus a single bed that can accommodate a child.
There is also a nice kitchenette with a sink, a minifridge, and a wooden dining table backed by a charming stone accent wall. The full bathroom is clean and modern, and both of the mattresses are new.
Although the cottage feels hidden away, it is easily accessible from the main road and makes a great home base for travelers interested in exploring the entire island.
National Park Hideaway
Set adjacent to Garajonay National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this rural cottage is one of the best La Gomera Airbnbs for nature lovers.
Up to four guests can stay in the two-bedroom, one-bathroom rental, which is furnished with one queen-size bed and two single beds. The master bedroom is spacious and sunny, with a rustic wood-planked ceiling and a sparkling chandelier. The well-decorated living area is just as cozy, featuring warm wood and stone accents as well as high-quality furnishings and fun decorations.
A lovely arched walkway will lead you into the separate full kitchen, which provides a great selection of appliances and has its own opulent chandelier. The spa-like full bathroom is finished with gold accents and luxurious tilework. Other amenities include an in-unit washer and air conditioning.
Outside, you’ll find a spacious private terrace surrounded by vegetation. Nearby attractions include beaches and hiking trails, making this location ideal for outdoor enthusiasts.
Solar-Powered Forest House
If you’re looking for an eco-friendly stay immersed in nature, check out this solar-powered rental near Garajonay National Park.
This newly built home is powered entirely by the sun and spring water, and there are no visible neighbors, making it a uniquely serene and private lodging experience. Although the house is nestled in nature, it boasts a modern interior and can accommodate up to four guests in two spacious bedrooms, each with a luxurious king-size bed.
There is also a modern full bathroom with a new walk-in shower. For the common areas, you get a large living room, a full kitchen, and a formal dining area. Amenities include high-speed Wi-Fi, a smart TV, and an in-unit washer and dryer. You also get private access to a covered patio overlooking the mountains.
Set at the entrance to the park, this secluded vacation home for rent in La Gomera boasts one of the best locations for hikers and outdoor enthusiasts.
Cute Ocean View Cottage
Next up is an adorable La Gomera Airbnb with some of the most impressive private outdoor space available.
Inside, you’ll find two spacious bedrooms, a full bathroom, and a convenient full kitchen. Step outside to enjoy the magnificent private garden, which offers unobstructed sea views, an outdoor kitchen, sun beds, a swing, and even a thermal shower. This premium vacation home is surrounded by avocado, mango, fig, and banana trees, plus a potato garden.
Highly rated for its luxurious selection of amenities and stunning location on La Gomera’s west coast, this rental’s nearby attractions include a natural volcanic swimming pool and several fantastic hiking trails. It’s also within walking distance of Agulo, where you’ll find restaurants, shops, and a health center.
Rustic Rural Escape
Wrapping up our list is a top-rated Airbnb in La Gomera surrounded by banana trees, mountains, and hiking trails.
Up to four guests can stay in the charming stone cottage, which features two sunny bedrooms and two full bathrooms. It also has a bright and airy living room with white furnishings and a stone accent wall, and large panoramic windows bring the breathtaking mountain views right into the living space.
The rental is conveniently equipped with a modern full kitchen, so you can easily prepare your own meals and enjoy them at the dining table or on the terrace. A gorgeous stone staircase leads to the grassy outdoor space, which includes a shaded sitting area and relaxing lounge chairs for sunbathing.
The rural location promises peaceful seclusion, stunning views, and relaxing nature sounds, and the nearest village center is just a short walk away.
There you have them – the best Airbnbs in La Gomera. Whether you’re swimming with dolphins or trekking through an ancient forest, any one of these fabulous rentals can give you a calm and cozy home away from home for unwinding at the end of the day.