Puerto Rico appeals 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’ll need somewhere to stay, and Airbnb should be the first place you look. No matter where you want to stay on the island, great Puerto Rico Airbnbs are available.
This list of the best Airbnbs in Puerto Rico will make it easier for you to find your perfect match. We’ve included some of the top-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, and several are part of the Airbnb Plus program. In case you’re not familiar, Airbnb superhosts are owners of consistently well-reviewed properties, while Airbnb Plus listings have been verified for quality through in-person inspections. This way, you can feel confident that these properties are the best of the best.
Spacious Seaside Apartment in Isabela
If a seaside vacation home sounds good to you, consider renting superhost Stephanie’s gorgeous apartment in Isabela.
This three-bedroom apartment not only features a massive patio with hammock chairs, a lounge set, a dining table, and an outdoor shower, but also offers stunning views of the ocean right from the balcony. You can walk to the beach in about five minutes or head down to the complex’s shared outdoor pool. You’ll also have access to the complex’s tennis courts, basketball court, gym, and children’s playground.
The interior has a midcentury modern motif with chic lighting and wood accents. The living room is the perfect spot to unwind at the end of the day and watch a movie with the family on the high-definition TV. In the kitchen, you’ll find stainless steel appliances and several options to make your morning brew – a drip coffee maker, a French press, and a Nespresso machine.
This rental can sleep up to eight people in its three bedrooms. There’s a comfortable king-size bed in the master bedroom, which also has an en suite bathroom and a reading nook, and a queen-size bed in the second bedroom. Kids will love the third bedroom, which has a bunk bed, a trundle bed, and a TV.
Beach Treehouse With Floating Deck Steps
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, it’s a perfect option to rent a house on the beach in Puerto Rico while remaining close to the sights in the island’s capital.
You’ll have a studio guest suite that is equal parts beach shack and treehouse, creating the ideal atmosphere for a relaxing vacation. While it may seem a bit tight inside, the outdoor deck, complete with seating and a 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 that comfortably sleeps two. There’s a refrigerator and kettle for your convenience, plus a communal kitchen downstairs in the garden. 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 you comfortable.
El Yunque Treehouse With Majestic View
A surefire way to make your trip memorable is to stay at a special treehouse in Puerto Rico. Hidden away in El Yunque National Forest, this treehouse couldn’t feel more remote as you look out over the rainforest canopy.
Despite how large it looks from the outside, this is a genuine treehouse. Tree trunks stretch right up through the two-story guesthouse, with the kitchen and living space on the ground floor and the bedroom plus en suite bathroom upstairs. It’s quite snug, but you’re unlikely to mind as you gaze out the windows to the endless rainforest around you. You also have creature comforts like air conditioning and Wi-Fi.
Down in the kitchen is a fridge, stove, and microwave, letting you prepare meals during your stay. To relax, you have the sitting area in the living room and the deck outside. Upstairs in the bedroom is a double bed, with skylights revealing the branches and leaves above you.
Tiny House Overlooking the Sea
If you’re after a quiet and secluded getaway with ocean views, this guesthouse is for you. Here on the coast outside the town of Rincón is one of the best Puerto Rico Airbnbs for a laid-back retreat.
Perhaps the best place to start with this studio apartment is the view. Sitting out on your private patio, you can enjoy a vista down to the Caribbean coast, which is gorgeous both day and night. Even though this guesthouse is close to the property’s main house, it offers a complete sense of privacy.
Inside is a large bed that sleeps two, along with home comforts like Wi-Fi and air conditioning. The studio also has a full kitchen, including a stovetop, microwave, and refrigerator. You’ll have access to a private parking space – which you’ll surely need, as the Airbnb is a bit of a drive from the center of town.
Tropical 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. It has a large outdoor terrace with plenty of seating space, while there’s a hammock and even more seating out on the lawn under the palm trees. Throw in a hidden path down to a quiet beach and things are looking pretty good.
While it may be a bit tight inside, you’ll find everything you need, starting with the kitchenette that features a fridge, a gas stove, and other essentials. With a large double bed in the corner and a foldout sofa bed, the cabin can sleep up to four people if you don’t mind close quarters at night. Don’t worry – you still have the modern comforts, including a smart TV, air conditioning, a hair dryer, and Wi-Fi.
Urban Oasis Penthouse in San Juan’s Arts District
Those seeking to rent an apartment in Puerto Rico for a vacation won’t want to miss this penthouse apartment in Santurce, part of San Juan’s arts district. This Airbnb Plus will show you a completely different side of the city, and superhost Richard offers a walking tour of the neighborhood to help you get acquainted with the area.
You’ll need to climb three flights of stairs to reach the spacious one-bedroom apartment on the top floor of a pretty art deco building. The benefit of this floor is your private patio terrace filled with plants, table, chairs, and a hammock.
The bedroom features a king bed with a memory foam mattress. A sliding wall partitions it from the living room, where 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 you beat the heat. The kitchenette includes cooking facilities and fridge, so you can prepare your own meals if you want.
Airy Mountainside Guesthouse in Villalba
Looking for an Airbnb in Puerto Rico that you’ll never want to leave? Get a load of this luxurious 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 fully indoor room in this guesthouse is the bedroom with its queen bed. The rest of your accommodation is out on the huge open-air terrace, with outdoor seating as your living room and a covered area for your kitchen. This means you can enjoy spectacular views of the mountains as you relax and prepare meals with the gas cooktop or barbecue grill.
The emphasis here is on relaxation, with plenty of amenities to help with that. In addition to enjoying the 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 where you can get a drink.
Rainforest Villa Near Boquerón
You won’t find many vacation rentals in Puerto Rico with a cooler jungle vibe than this villa. Just a few minutes up the road from the party town of Boquerón, this Airbnb has an air of seclusion without putting you in the middle of nowhere.
Surrounded by lush rainforest, you’ll enjoy complete privacy in this gorgeous cabana. Over in the master bedroom, you’ll find a queen bed and en suite bathroom. You can convert the living room into a second bedroom, thanks to the futon beds, meaning this villa works for a romantic getaway or for up to four friends.
While the living room is plenty spacious, you’ll find more covered social spaces outside. A short walk from the cabana is an outdoor kitchen, bar, and dining space surrounded by a tropical garden. The kitchen contains stoves, a refrigerator, and all the cooking essentials. The focus is really on the surroundings, though, as this Airbnb is relatively light on amenities such as Wi-Fi. It does have air conditioning, however.
Beach Condo with Ocean View
This short-term apartment rental in Puerto Rico is ideal if you’re 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, supermarkets, and Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport.
This Airbnb really packs in the amenities. The apartment building offers a gym, beach access, laundry facilities, and luggage storage for before or after your stay. In the room itself, you’ll have Wi-Fi, a smart TV, and air conditioning. Those with a car will be glad to hear that the apartment has free on-site parking.
The studio sleeps up to three guests with a king-sized bed and pullout sofa. In case you want to prepare your own food, the apartment boasts a fully equipped kitchen, making it a great choice for longer stays in Puerto Rico.
Modern Villa With Ocean View and Private Pool
A rental villa in Puerto Rico by the beach sounds like the perfect way to spend a vacation, and that’s 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 eight guests. There are three bedrooms, two with queen beds and one with a full twin bunk bed. To accommodate so many people, the villa comprises a main house as well as an apartment, with two bathrooms, multiple living rooms, a kitchen and kitchenette, and a big outdoor terrace.
The outdoor space is quite important, as it features not only 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 barbecue, Wi-Fi, TV with Netflix, and plenty of on-site parking.
Luxury Garden Apartment Near Rincón
Easily one of the most stylish Airbnbs in Puerto Rico, this apartment is in the hinterland outside Rincón. An easy drive from the beach and downtown Rincón, it 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 being the superb cliffside infinity pool and attached terrace. Situated on the first floor of the building, the studio is tastefully appointed with modern, tropical decor. The room has plenty of other modern touches, such as air conditioning, Wi-Fi, and a smart TV.
The large queen bed with a pillow-top mattress can sleep two guests. The kitchenette is equipped for basic food prep, with a microwave, fridge, and coffee maker. This property is perfect for a romantic weekend away rather than long getaways.
Welcoming Hideaway in Old San Juan
Of 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 a thoughtfully designed Airbnb Plus with some interesting perks.
In terms of location, you can’t beat an Airbnb in the historical center of San Juan, close to all the city’s main sights. What’s nice about this apartment is how it feels 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 a stained-glass window? On the practical side, this one-bedroom apartment offers a big queen bed, a sofa and dining table in the living room, and a fully equipped kitchen. Some other noteworthy perks are the laundry facilities, Wi-Fi, and air conditioning.
Fajardo Condo With Breathtaking Ocean View
Sitting in a hammock looking out at the ocean seems like a classic holiday moment, and this is one of the Puerto Rico Airbnbs that can make it happen. Relax at this condo overlooking the coast and marina in the town of Fajardo on the island’s east coast.
Though only a one-bedroom condominium, this Airbnb can sleep up to four guests, thanks to a queen bed in the bedroom and a full-size futon in the living room. However, only the bedroom has air conditioning, which you’re bound to need during the summer.
You get a full kitchen with a stove, microwave, and fridge, as well as a terrace with the hammock and view. Other modern comforts include Wi-Fi and TV with Netflix. You also have access to a private parking spot and the apartment building’s laundry room, swimming pool, playground, tennis court, and basketball court.
Luxury Penthouse Apartment for Large Groups
Check out this condo for somewhere to stay in lively Boquerón. Staying near the center of town on the coast of Cabo Rojo, you’ll have easy access to the local beaches, restaurants, and bars.
Unlike so many Airbnbs in Puerto Rico, this condo is designed to suit larger groups. Up to six people can sleep here, thanks to its two bedrooms, each with a queen bed and one with a foldout sofa bed. As this is a penthouse apartment, you also have the rooftop terrace all to yourselves. The outdoor hammocks and seating add a little extra space for large groups to this already-spacious apartment.
The apartment has been remodeled, adding rainfall showerheads to both bathrooms. It also features two smart TVs with Netflix, Wi-Fi, and air conditioning in the bedrooms. The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove, oven, and fridge. The only thing missing is an elevator to reach the third-floor apartment.
Bright and Airy Studio With Ocean View
Here’s yet another Puerto Rico Airbnb with a fantastic view of the Atlantic Ocean from its terrace. Staying in the convenient Condado neighborhood of San Juan, you’ll be mere steps from the beach.
With a basic kitchenette, a coffee maker, Wi-Fi, and TV, this Airbnb Plus has all the essentials for a great getaway for two. Though this is a studio apartment with a queen bed, it can sleep three people in a pinch, thanks to the foldout sofa in the living area – but don’t expect much privacy for a third person in the cozy apartment.
You also get access to the building’s amenities, including a gym, a swimming pool, and laundry facilities – assuming you can pull yourself away from the beach or your balcony and its views.
Rincón Beachfront Apartment
In case you still haven’t found what you’re looking for, here’s another beachfront property to round out the list. Staying in the town of Córcega, you’ll be moments away from one of the best swimming beaches in Rincón, yet you won’t have to share it with crowds.
While this beautifully designed apartment is a great value for various types of guests, it’s particularly appealing to young families. It offers loads of family-friendly amenities, including a crib, toys, and outlet covers. There’s even a kiddie section in the building’s communal pool.
The apartment can sleep up to four people, featuring a king bed with a memory foam mattress and a large sofa in the living room. You’ll also have a full kitchen with a stove and a convection oven. Other modern perks include Wi-Fi and a smart TV with cable, Netflix, and a DVD player. Throwing in communal amenities like a gym and laundry facilities, this Airbnb Plus has just about everything you need.
Obviously, you have plenty of great options on Airbnb for your Puerto Rico vacation. The hard part is picking just one – fingers crossed it’s available for the dates of your trip!
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