Known as “La Isla Bonita” for its breathtaking natural beauty, La Palma is a truly special destination with a welcoming atmosphere and dreamlike scenery. Whether you’re diving into warm waters, heading out for a hike, or staring up at a starry night sky, you can’t go wrong with a relaxing retreat in La Palma. The island’s charming capital, Santa Cruz de La Palma, features several interesting cultural attractions and plenty of opportunities to try the rave-worthy local cuisine and perfect wine pairings.
If you’re interested in a trip to La Isla Bonita, land yourself a stellar accommodation with this list of the best Airbnbs in La Palma. You can rest assured that each of these rentals has an experienced superhost – a host with a verified track record of outstanding hospitality. They also all offer a reliable Wi-Fi connection, making them well suited for remote workers.
Unique Cave House
Perched on a cliff overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, this romantic holiday rental in La Palma offers an immersive nature experience without sacrificing modern comforts.
Ideal for couples and small groups, the two-bedroom rental includes two full bathrooms, one queen-size bed, and one single bed. The stunning interior, constructed of natural and recycled materials, features rocky ceilings and stone accents throughout.
You’ll have access to a modern full kitchen, a large living area, Wi-Fi, TV, a cozy indoor fireplace, and even an in-unit washing machine. But the focal point of this unique La Palma Airbnb is the full wall of glass doors, which slide open to connect the living space with a gorgeous oceanfront terrace.
Breathtaking and completely private, the home and its surroundings make the perfect getaway for a peaceful vacation. Santa Cruz de La Palma is just 10 minutes away, as are three secluded beaches.
Central Villa Rental in La Palma
This private bungalow for rent in La Palma is part of a charming villa that consists of two rental houses and a shared inground pool.
With its own private terrace and a ton of modern amenities, this one-bedroom home makes a relaxing getaway for two. The bedroom has a double bed, and the bungalow also includes a full bathroom and one half-bath. The updated kitchen provides stainless steel appliances and plenty of dining space, and you can chill out on a comfy living room sofa to watch the TV.
Ideally situated near the center of Los Llanos, this beautiful bungalow is as convenient as it is peaceful. The private outdoor area is spacious yet cozy, offering a shaded sitting area with spectacular views. Caldera de Taburiente National Park is just minutes away, as is the longest beach on the island.
Secluded Stone House
Perfect for nature lovers and anyone seeking a quiet retreat, this unique stone home boasts unrivaled views of the forest and the sea.
The one-bedroom, one-bathroom rental can sleep up to four people with a king-size bed and a living room sofa bed, and you are welcome to bring pets. The common areas are spacious enough for socializing, with a modern full kitchen, a four-person dining table, and even a separate laundry closet.
Large corner windows bring a ton of natural light into the home during the day. When the sun goes down, head out onto the spacious terrace for some fresh air and a magical night of stargazing.
Although the natural scenery gives it a remote feel, this lovely Airbnb in La Palma is just a short drive away from popular beaches and tourist attractions. The island’s highest peak, Roque de los Muchachos, is just 18 kilometers away, and there are plenty of shops, bars, and restaurants nearby.
Cozy Studio in a Nature Reserve
Nestled within the Puntagorda Natural Reserve, this modern studio is surrounded by sparkling ocean views and long-distance hiking trails.
The house is perched atop a hill, accessible by a quick flight of stairs. Ideal for solo travelers and couples, the interior is furnished with a double bed, a small sofa, and a circular dining table for two. Both the bathroom and the kitchen are sleek and modern, and large windows throughout the home make the space bright and cheerful.
The whole property is filled with greenery, including delightful dragon and almond trees. You’ll have access to a romantic flower garden and a wraparound terrace with plenty of space to dine, relax, and enjoy the views. The unique location makes this private vacation rental one of the best La Palma Airbnbs for outdoor adventurers and nature lovers.
Convenient Apartment in Santa Cruz de La Palma
If you’re looking for a spacious rental for your group, check out this two-bedroom apartment for rent near the city center.
Up to five guests can stay in the apartment, which has two double beds and an extra sofa bed. Finished with pastel blue cabinets and white countertops, the sun-drenched kitchen is beautiful and bright. You can enjoy panoramic ocean views as you dine at the small table tucked away in a windowed corner. Other amenities include a cozy reading corner, an in-unit washing machine, and free parking on the premises.
Hidden in a quiet area with just two neighbors, this tranquil retreat is still only five minutes away from the beach and the city center.
2-Story House in a National Park
Another great option for larger groups, this two-story vacation home for rent in La Palma has three bedrooms and can sleep up to six guests.
Combining rustic charm and modern finishes, the historic home features a unique stone dining room and warm wooden accents. It also has two modern full bathrooms, and the kitchen has been redone with top-of-the-line appliances and chic gray cabinets. You’ll likely want to spend most of your time in the private outdoor space, which includes multiple large terraces with plenty of dining space and awe-inspiring views everywhere you look.
Nestled within the Caldera de Taburiente National Park, this exquisite La Palma Airbnb is a great choice for nature lovers, and the nearest urban center is just 15 minutes away.
Sunny Condo With Pool Access
Get into the vacation spirit with a stay in this beachy condo surrounded by exquisite gardens.
The one-bedroom layout makes this a nice choice for couples, and there is even a crib and an extra sofa bed for guests traveling with children. Equipped with all the modern comforts of home, this rental is a great option for a weekend or even a few weeks.
Every room is spacious and bright, including a modern full kitchen and a sparkling-clean full bathroom. A private balcony is accessible through a set of glass doors in the living room, and you’ll also have access to a large shared swimming pool.
If you’re interested in an Airbnb in La Palma with a lively residential location, this might be the perfect holiday home for you. La Palma Airport is just a five-minute drive away, and plenty of great shops and restaurants are also nearby.
Charming Apartment Near the Beach
Designed to feel like the perfect mix between a colonial home and a New York City apartment, this eclectic vacation rental in La Palma is full of charm and character.
Equipped with luxurious amenities, high-end furnishings, and super-soft linens, the spacious interior is refined and elegant. Up to four guests can stay in the two-bedroom apartment, which has two queen-size beds.
Large colonial windows illuminate the open-concept living area, and the full kitchen features a long breakfast bar and stylish brick accents. There is also one full bathroom with spa-like features, including stone accents, a double-sink vanity, and a heavenly rain shower with slate tiles.
Ideally situated in the island’s capital city, the apartment is surrounded by historic sites and cultural attractions. There are also plenty of convenient shops and restaurants within a two-minute walk of the front door.
Renovated Rental Near Charco Azul
Nestled right above the island’s famous Charco Azul natural swimming pool, this newly restored home is another great La Palma Airbnb for families and friend groups.
The updated interior features beautiful chandeliers and minimalist decor, and several colonial windows bring in a lot of natural light. There are two spacious bedrooms, one with two double beds and the other with two singles, as well as one full bathroom. The amenities include a private terrace and parking lot – and you’ll even have the option to order fresh-baked bread and delectable local cuisine to the home.
You can’t beat this rental’s proximity to Charco Azul, famous for the stunning rock pools that fill up with crystal-clear water from the surrounding sea. It also has large barriers to protect bathers from rough waves, making this the perfect spot for relaxing on the water.
Seafront City Apartment
Whether you’re looking for a short-term rental in La Palma or a base for a longer stay, you can’t go wrong with this modern apartment in the island’s capital city.
The seafront holiday house was recently refurbished to add modern comforts and luxurious amenities to the homey space. The two-bedroom, two-bathroom layout allows a lot of privacy, making this a great choice for two couples traveling together. The common space includes a large living room and dining area, along with an open full kitchen that sports stylish wooden cabinets and a long breakfast bar.
With the beach right across the street and the main restaurant area just two minutes away, you’ll never be short on things to see and do near this rental.
Modern Apartment in the Historic Center
Another sun-drenched Airbnb in La Palma with an ideal location in the capital, this stylish gem is perfect for solo travelers, couples, and small families.
Up to four adults can stay in the one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment, which has one double bed and an extra sofa bed in the living room. It’s also kid-friendly, with a toddler bed available. The cheerful interior decor takes its inspiration from the old town of Santa Cruz de La Palma, and the spacious full kitchen is stocked with complimentary snacks.
There is also a private terrace with outdoor furniture and twinkling lights, so you can enjoy the gorgeous surrounding scenery day or night. Set in the historic area of the city known as Barrio de La Canela, the apartment is close to several popular landmarks and exciting hikes.
Stunning Holiday Home in a Small Village
For an unforgettable experience tucked away from the island’s busy tourist activity, consider this quiet vacation rental in La Palma.
Suitable for up to five guests, the two-bedroom, one-bathroom home has one queen-size bed, one double bed, and one single bed. A crib is available for guests traveling with children, and you’re welcome to bring your pets along with you.
The cozy interior is characterized by wood-planked ceilings and cool stone accents, and the plethora of modern amenities should make you feel right at home. On chilly nights, feel free to warm up in front of the cozy indoor fireplace – or throw on an extra layer and grill out on the private plant-filled terrace.
Located in a quiet village outside of Santa Cruz, the house is surrounded by opportunities for thrilling hikes and breathtaking viewpoints.
Stylish La Palma Airbnb With Panoramic Views
Marvel at 180-degree ocean views from the comfort of this wonderfully decorated house in Puntallana.
With one bedroom and one full bathroom, the space is perfect for a solo adventure or a romantic getaway. The bedroom features a queen-size bed and the lovely en suite bathroom, and you’ll get a well-equipped full kitchen.
The big selling point is the living room’s full wall of glass, which brings the island’s gorgeous natural scenery into the comfort of your home away from home. A large set of doors lead onto the private terrace, where you can enjoy dining, sunbathing, and nightly stargazing.
Puntallana is a small town in the northeastern part of the island, offering a few gorgeous beaches and even some natural swimming pools. You certainly won’t be short on beautiful scenery and spots to relax with this rental.
Rural Retreat With a Private Pool
If you’re looking for a cozy Airbnb in La Palma with a private pool, check out this charming retreat for two.
The one-bedroom, one-bathroom rental has a queen-size bed and makes a pretty spacious stay for a solo traveler or a couple. The interior is decorated with homey accents and comfortable furnishings, and you can enjoy gorgeous sea views from the windows and the patio.
Outside, you’ll find a wall of luscious plants and fruit trees that provide nice privacy for the refreshing pool and shaded grilling area. In case you feel like venturing out, the outdoor area connects directly with an extensive network of hiking trails and fun outdoor activities.
Whether you spend your stay exploring the island or just relaxing by the pool, you can’t go wrong with your own private paradise like this.
Waterfront Cottage in San Andrés
Wrapping up our list of the best Airbnb rentals in La Palma is an oceanfront gem in a historic village.
Nestled on the top floor of a two-story building, this private vacation home is both cozy and modern. Ideal for one or two guests, the one-bedroom home includes a double bed, one full bathroom, a full kitchen, and even an in-unit washing machine.
Step outside to enjoy the lush surrounding gardens and watch the waves crash on the shore from your own private terrace. The property is home to diverse plants and wildlife, and its secluded position makes it perfect for stargazing. Just beyond the front door, San Andrés is rich with charming villages, historic villas, and various hiking trails that boast rushing waterfalls and fabulous viewpoints.
There you have them – the best Airbnbs in La Palma. No matter what brings you to the island, you can’t go wrong with any of these fabulous rentals.