A visit to Puerto Rico is appealing to many travelers, thanks to the island’s colonial architecture, blissful beaches, and fascinating diversity of landscape. To see all the country has to offer, you’re going to need somewhere to stay! Airbnb should be the first place you look. The great thing about Puerto Rico Airbnbs is that no matter where you want to stay on the island, there are great accommodation options available. This list of the best Airbnbs in Puerto Rico will make it easier for you to find your perfect match.
The following lists both extremely well rated places in Puerto Rico, as well as some of the more unique and eye-catching options. Each of these Airbnbs is managed by a superhost, while several are part of the Airbnb Plus program. In case you’re not familiar, Airbnb superhosts are owners who have consistently well-reviewed properties, while Airbnb Plus properties have been verified for quality through in person inspections. This way you can feel confident that these properties really are the best of the best.
Treehouse w/ Floating Deck Steps From The Beach
Combining a fantastic location with a home dripping in style, this incredible Airbnb in San Juan is hard to resist. Located in the neighborhood of Parque, this Airbnb is perfect if you want to rent a house on the beach in Puerto Rico while remaining close to the sights in the island’s capital.
Here you’ll have a studio guest suite that is equal parts beach shack and tree house, creating the ideal atmosphere for a relaxing vacation. While it may seem a bit tight inside, the outdoor deck with its seating and hammock make this Airbnb feel anything but cramped. There’s even an outdoor shower with hot water to complete the vibe of this guest suite.
At the center of the studio is a queen bed which comfortably sleeps two. For your convenience there’s a refrigerator and kettle, while downstairs there’s a communal kitchen in the garden. In the garden is where you’ll also enjoy a complimentary breakfast prepared by superhost Sylvia. Back in the room other amenities include Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, and a fan to keep things comfortable.
El Yunque View Treehouse
A surefire way to make your trip more memorable is to stay at a special tree house in Puerto Rico, like this one. Hidden away in El Yunque National Forest, staying in this tree house couldn’t feel more remote as you look out over the rainforest canopy.
Make no mistake, this is a genuine tree house despite how large it looks from the outside. Tree trunks stretch right up through the two storey guesthouse, with kitchen and living space on the ground floor, and bedroom plus ensuite bathroom upstairs. While quite cozy, you’re unlikely to mind as you gaze out the windows to the endless rainforest around you. That being said, you do have creature comforts like air-conditioning and Wi-Fi should you need them.
Down in the kitchen you’ll have access to a fridge, stove, and microwave, so it’s possible to prepare meals during your stay. To relax, you have the sitting area in the living room, plus there’s also a deck outside. Upstairs in the bedroom is a double bed with skylights looking up to branches and leaves above you.
La Casita Inn
If you’re after a quiet and secluded getaway with ocean views, then this guesthouse is for you. Here on the coast outside the town of Rincon is one of the best Puerto Rico Airbnbs for a laid-back getaway.
Perhaps the best place to start with this studio apartment is with the view. Sitting out on your private patio you can enjoy a gorgeous vista down to the Caribbean coast which is pretty both day and night. And even though this guesthouse is close to the property’s main house, there’s a complete sense of privacy at this Airbnb.
Inside there is a large bed that sleeps two, as well as many other home comforts like Wi-Fi and air-conditioning. The studio comes with a full kitchen for use in preparing meals, including a stove top, microwave, and refrigerator. Staying here you’ll also have access to a private parking space, which you’ll surely need as this Airbnb is a bit of a drive from the center of town.
Experience Tropical Camping at a Cabin Close to the Ocean
There’s little doubt that this Airbnb Plus, out on the coast of Arecibo, is among the best Airbnb rentals in Puerto Rico. After all, it has a perfect rating from guests and clearly has been thoughtfully designed by superhost Francis.
The appeal of this guesthouse is clear before you even set foot inside. Outside the cabin is a large outdoor terrace with plenty of seating space, while there’s even more seating and a hammock out on the lawn under the palm trees. Throw in a secret path down to a quiet beach nearby and things are looking pretty good.
While it may be a bit tighter inside, you’ll find everything you need there, starting with the kitchenette that features a fridge, gas stove, and other essentials. In terms of sleeping, there’s a large double bed in the corner and a fold-out sofa bed – this means you can sleep up to four people if you don’t mind close quarters at night. And don’t worry, you still have modern comforts like a smart TV, air-conditioning, a hair dryer, and Wi-Fi.
Discover San Juan’s Arts District in Urban Oasis Penthouse
Those seeking to rent an apartment in Puerto Rico for a vacation won’t want to miss this penthouse apartment in Santurce, San Juan. Situated in San Juan’s arts district, this Airbnb Plus will show you a completely different side to the city and superhost Richard is there to help by offering a walking tour of the neighborhood to help you get acquainted with the area.
Located on the third floor of a pretty Art Deco building, you’ll need to climb three flights of stairs to reach the one bedroom apartment. The benefit of being up on the top floor is your private patio terrace filled with plants, table, chairs, and a hammock.
This spacious apartment features a king bed with memory foam in the bedroom, as well as a sliding wall to partition it from the living area. In the living room there’s a smart TV with Netflix and Roku to keep you entertained, plus your choice of a ceiling fan or air-conditioning to help beat the heat. Finally, there’s a kitchenette with cooking facilities and fridge, so you can prepare your own meals if you want.
Rancho Esto Es Vida !Una estadía de película!
After an Airbnb in Puerto Rico that you’ll never want to leave? Then wait until you get a load of this luxurious mountainside guesthouse in Villalba. Situated in the mountainous interior of the island, it’s the perfect place for a romantic retreat.
What’s cool about this Airbnb Plus is how it makes the most of its outdoor spaces. In fact, the only room in this guesthouse that’s fully indoors is the bedroom with its queen bed. That’s because the rest of your accommodation is out on the huge open-air terrace, with outdoor seating becoming your living room, and a covered area your outdoor kitchen. All of this means you can enjoy spectacular views of the mountains as you relax, or prepare meals with the gas cooktop or BBQ grill.
The emphasis with this accommodation though is on relaxation, with plenty of amenities geared to help with that. In addition to Wi-Fi and cable TV you can lounge about in the suspended net hammock, soak in one of the outdoor tubs, or enjoy the bubbles in the heated jacuzzi. There’s even a bar in the communal area if you want to get a drink.
Villa Vista Puerto
You won’t find many vacation rentals in Puerto Rico with a cooler jungle vibe than this villa. Located just a few minutes up the road from the party town of Boqueron, this Airbnb has an air of seclusion about it without putting you in the middle of nowhere.
Surrounded by lush rainforest, you’ll enjoy complete privacy staying in this gorgeous cabana. Over in the master bedroom you’ll find a queen bed and ensuite bathroom. However, the living room can be converted into a second bedroom thanks to the futon beds, meaning this villa works both for a romantic getaway or for a group of up to four friends.
While the living room is plenty spacious, you’ll find plenty more social spaces outside under cover. A short walk from the cabana is an outdoor kitchen, bar, and dining space surrounded by a tropical garden. In the kitchen you have stoves, a refrigerator, and all the cooking essentials. The focus though is really on the surroundings as this Airbnb is relatively light on amenities such as Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, though, is the rare exception.
10th Floor Studio ON Beach w/ Pool & Parking @ Máre
This short term apartment rental in Puerto Rico is the ideal choice for those looking for more than just a place to sleep. Situated along the beachfront of Carolina, east of San Juan, this studio apartment is mere minutes from the beach, restaurants, clubs, and supermarkets, not to mention five minutes drive from San Juan Airport.
This Airbnb really packs in the amenities. The apartment building features a pool, a gym, and beach access as well as luggage storage for before or after your stay. In the room itself you’ll have Wi-Fi, a smart TV, air-conditioning, and access to laundry facilities. Those with a car will be glad to hear that the apartment comes with free on-site parking.
As for the studio apartment, it’s able to sleep up to 3 guests with a king-sized bed and pull-out sofa. Should you wish to prepare your own food, the apartment boasts a fully equipped kitchen, making it a great choice for longer stays in Puerto Rico.
Villa Despacito, Modern, Ocean View w/ Private Pool
Finding a rental villa in Puerto Rico by the beach sounds like the perfect way to spend a vacation and is exactly what you get at this big villa. Overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, this Airbnb sits off Los Almendros Beach just up the coast from the town of Camuy.
Families and groups looking for a big beach house for rent in Puerto Rico will be thrilled by this villa that can sleep up to 8 guests. This vacation rental features three bedrooms, two with queen beds and one with a full twin bunk bed. To cater for so many people, the villa is actually made up of a main house as well as an apartment, and includes two bathrooms, multiple living rooms, a kitchen and kitchenette, plus a big outdoor terrace.
The outdoor space is quite important, as it not only features a family dining table and breakfast bar, but also a pool and sun deck. Other amenities that make this space great for large groups are the laundry facilities, gas BBQ, Wi-Fi, TV with Netflix, and plenty of on-site parking space.
Ocaso Garden Apartment I
Easily one of the most stylish Airbnbs in Puerto Rico, this apartment is in the hinterland outside Rincon. An easy drive from the beach and downtown Rincon, this studio apartment makes the most of its location with phenomenal views of the coast.
This apartment is one of four in the luxury villa complex, with the only shared space the superb cliffside infinity pool and attached terrace. Situated on the first floor of the building, the studio apartment is tastefully appointed with modern, tropical decor. The room features plenty of other modern touches as well, from air-conditioning to Wi-Fi and a smart TV.
Sleeping two, the studio has a large queen bed with a pillow-top mattress. It also features a well-equipped kitchenette incorporating a microwave, fridge, and coffee maker suitable for basic food needs. This property is perfect for a romantic weekend away but not as suitable for longer getaways.
Wander the Checkerboard Floors at a Welcoming Hideaway
Among the many vacation apartments for rent in Puerto Rico, few have quite as much character as this apartment. From the outside it may look like a standard home on the streets of Old San Juan, but it’s actually a thoughtfully designed Airbnb Plus with some interesting perks.
In terms of location, you can’t beat staying in the historical center of San Juan, close to all the city’s main sights. What’s nice is that this apartment will feel like a sanctuary from the world the moment you step into the patio area which has a cute fountain and is perfect for a morning coffee or an evening drink.
Once inside, take a moment to appreciate the eclectic design of this apartment, because how often do you stay somewhere with its own stained glass window? As for the practical side of things, this one bedroom apartment comes with a big queen bed, a living room with a sofa and dining table, and a fully equipped kitchen. Other perks worth noting are the laundry facilities, Wi-Fi, self check-in, and air-conditioning.
Breathtaking Ocean View
The idea of sitting in a hammock looking out at the ocean seems like a classic holiday moment and this is one of many Puerto Rico Airbnbs that can make it happen. So relax at this condo, overlooking the coast and marina, in the town of Fajardo on the island’s east coast.
Although only a one bedroom condominium, this Airbnb is able to sleep up to four guests. That’s thanks to a queen bed in the bedroom and a full size futon in the living room. However, it’s worth noting that only the bedroom has air-conditioning, something you’re bound to need during summer. In the condo you also have a full kitchen equipped with a stove, microwave, and fridge, as well as a terrace with the previously mentioned hammock and view.
However, you don’t just have access to your condo when staying in this building. Guests have access to the building’s laundry room, swimming pool, playground, tennis court, and basketball court. That’s alongside a private parking spot of course. Other things worth noting include the Wi-Fi, TV with Netflix, and self check-in.
The Best Luxury Penthouse Apartment in Boquerón
Look nowhere else if you’re after somewhere to stay in lively Boqueron. Situated near the center of town on the coast of Cabo Rojo, staying here you’ll be perfectly situated for easy access to the local beaches, restaurants, and bars.
What’s even better is that unlike so many Airbnbs in Puerto Rico, this condo is designed to suit larger groups. It’s possible to sleep up to six people here thanks to two bedrooms, each with a queen bed and one with a fold out sofa bed. Then there’s the fact that this is a penthouse apartment, meaning you also have the rooftop terrace all to yourself. Out there you have hammocks and seating, which provide a little extra space for larger groups, even though this is already a spacious apartment.
In recent years the apartment has been remodeled, with both bathrooms getting rainfall showerheads. The apartment features two smart TVs on which you can enjoy Netflix, as well as Wi-Fi and air-conditioning in the bedrooms. Finally, there’s a fully-equipped kitchen with a stove, oven, and fridge. Really, the only downside is that there’s no elevator to reach the apartment on the third floor.
Ocean View Studio Full of Light and the Ocean Breeze
Yet another Puerto Rico Airbnb with a fantastic view of the Atlantic Ocean from its terrace. Located in the super convenient Condado neighborhood of San Juan, you’re mere steps from the beach.
Staying in this studio apartment, you don’t just have your own space you also have access to the building’s amenities. This means that the gym, swimming pool, and building’s laundry facilities are all at your disposal. That’s if you can pull yourself away from the beach or your balcony and its views.
Now, although this is indeed a studio apartment with a queen bed, it is capable of sleeping three people in a pinch. That’s due to the fold out sofa in the living area – though don’t expect much privacy in that scenario in the cozy apartment. Still, you have a basic kitchenette, Wi-Fi, TV, and coffee maker, meaning this Airbnb Plus has all the essentials for a great getaway.
Rincon Beachfront Retreat I : King Bed!
Last on the list is another beachfront property in case you still haven’t found what you’re looking for. Located in the town of Corcega, you’ll be just moments away from one of the best swimming beaches in Rincon, and yet you won’t have to worry about sharing it with crowds of other tourists.
While a beautifully designed apartment suitable for various types of guests, young families in particular, will find this Airbnb Plus of interest. That’s because it comes with loads of family-friendly amenities, including a crib, toys, and even outlet covers. There’s also a kiddy section in the building’s communal pool.
But really, this place is great value no matter who you are. Able to sleep up to four people, the apartment features a big king bed with a memory foam mattress and a large sofa in the living room. You’ll also have a fully equipped kitchen with a stove and a convection oven. Other modern perks include Wi-Fi, a smart TV with cable, Netflix, and a DVD player, as well as communal amenities like a gym and laundry. What more do you need?
There are obviously plenty of great options on Airbnb for your next Puerto Rico vacation. Really, the hard part is deciding which one to pick and making sure it’s still available for the dates of your trip.